Rhythm and Roots returns to Ninigret Park

Rhythm and Roots returns to Ninigret Park

For the 16th year in a row, the Rhythm and Roots Festival will return to Ninigret Park for Labor Day Weekend. According to the festival’s website festival goers have the opportunity to enjoy “Cajun, Zydeco, Tex-Mex, Blues, Bluegrass, Vintage Rock and other forms of roots music.”  Among the musical acts performing are Cedric Watson et […]

Wooly Fair this weekend

Wooly Fair this weekend

The Wooly Fair has been a local institution since 2005 and – now bigger and better – will be held at the Steel Yard in Providence, RI, August 16 – 18. The pop-up, participatory arts carnival is a themed event that features  do-it-yourself arts created by local artists, activists and professionals. The theme of this year’s […]

Local metal talent meets at KarmaKon 2013

Local metal talent meets at KarmaKon 2013

Metal music is a genre that is very rarely associated with the political world. According to essayist Gary Sinclair, political disapproval towards metal music and similar genres is universal. For the far left the disapproval lies in the culture surrounding the genre’s failure to engage in “meaningful political rhetoric.” This was proven entirely wrong at […]