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The Low Anthem at Stone Soup tonight

Eric’s terrific review of The Low Anthem has proven prophetic. Since their last local show in September (I’m sure they don’t begrudge the masses for not coming out in Pawtucket that day; it was raining like hell and we caught colds), The Low Anthem has toured 10 states; been featured as emerging artists on WorldCafe, […]

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One slightly-used mattress…

… a little lighter fluid. I am trying to figure out how much it cost them to make this video, and I keep coming up with zero cents.  White Denim has released its debut full-length album, Exposion, available as a download at whitedenimmusic.com. And they are still touring bloody England! Come home already. [youtube]7eYwkkujr5Y[/youtube]

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The Weekend In Rock

Friday: Durdie Furby, Symmetry, Zoo @ AS220, Area C, Brendan Murray, Hills & Valley @ White Electric (7pm), Bravo Upstairs presents Bravo-A-Go-Go! w/ DJs Ty Jesso, Save1 & Brandie Jefferson (free!) Roz Raskin, the Smoothing Constant, Glowkid @ The Blackstone. Saturday: 75 Or Less presents The Die Pods, Six Star General, the Diggers and Suicide

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Paul Geremia Brings Country Blues to Foster

Paul Geremia has built a reputation as a first rate bluesman, songwriter, a “scholar” of early jazz and blues, and one of the best country blues fingerpickers ever with his tools – six and twelve-string guitars, harmonica , piano and a husky soulful voice. Friday November 14, 2008 8:00 PM North Foster Baptist Church, 81

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Bite The Curb

California Smile comes back to firehouse 13 for another round of epic instrumental rock and they have brought friends. Liquid Limbs, Babies in Limbo, & People of Color join in on the fun. California Smile, Liquid Limbs, Babies in Limbo & People of Color FHXIII November 10th 8PM $5

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Nov. 22nd – Loud Night #1 @ Firehouse 13

Saturday November 22nd 8pm $7 Loud Night #1 @ Firehouse 13 41 Central St Snowbird The Empire Shall Fall Bloodwitch Blackhorn we’re also trying something new. we’re tired of people not coming to shows because they have no cash. we are allowing people to buy tickets with their visa or mastercard (as well as with

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Chinese Democracy = free soda for Americans

Some Guns n’ Roses (or GNfnR for you potty-mouths) fans like adorable Justin at Patrick’s Pub are excited about the release of their new album, “Chinese Democracy,” for the music.  Others are excited that Dr. Pepper promised a free can of soda to every American if the album was released this year.   Both dreams are coming true: “Chinese

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Terrible News For Local Music Fans

Word on the street Facebook is The Living Room’s closing after thirty-four years in various locations throughout the city.  No word on what’s happening with the remainder of the shows that were booked there.  (Sorry, Toadies fans!) In a Myspace blog, Aaron Jaehnig and Gregory Rourke explain: The current staff of The Living Room has

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LOADED At Local 121 Tonight

It’s Tuesday, it’s time to get LOADED! Come down and join Handsome Pete, Kevin Leavitt and myself for a whole lot of awesome, up to and including Nuggets era garage psychedelia, baggy-trousered British pop from the day-glo years, trashy 70’s glam and whatever else you want to hear. This clip is from when bands had

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Badman Offer Sneak Peek At New Release

Roots-noir dandies Badman have up three new tracks from their upcoming January release on their Myspace page that are hopefully an accurate glimpse into what the full thing is going to sound like. The tracks show the band pushing the limits of their already well defined vibe, getting deep into the darker corners of their

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Rock the Boat! A BellaMinx Burly-Q Revue

Providence-based burlesque troupe BellaMinx Burly-Q presents Rock the Boat!, a full-scale variety show chock full of performers from all around Southern New England. BellaMinx is quickly making a name for themselves across Rhode Island with their high-quality displays of quick-witted satire and seduction – don’t miss out on the fun! Join Providence’s Classiest Chassis on

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