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Love in the fast lane
'Becky's New Car' at 2nd Story - BY BILL RODRIGUEZ

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Why Rhode Island DOESN'T suck!

We speak up for our bealeaguered and underappreciated state
It’s time for a pep talk, Rhode Island.
By: PHOENIX STAFF  |  May 07, 2014

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Sex minus the sexy: introducing 'Sticky Stories'

Awkward
Bad poetry. Teeth-smashing makeout sessions. Bra strap snafus.
By: FALLON MASTERSON  |  May 07, 2014

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Nonviolence by the numbers

Public Safety 
The Institute for the Study and Practice of Nonviolence saw nearly a million dollars in funding dwindle over the last few years.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  May 07, 2014

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Review: Jade Cricket

Way above the usual Chinese cuisine
There are two seemingly contradictory facts about Chinese cuisine and this country. One, everybody likes it. And two, so many Chinese restaurants are mediocre.
By: BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  May 07, 2014

Bet on it

High-stakes games in Newport; I-195 opens the books; flushed in Brazil
The old saying goes that there is no such thing as being “a little bit pregnant.”
By: PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  May 07, 2014



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Raise a glass (or three)

Bottles & Cans & Just Clap Your Hands
With the continuing growth of the better beer industry locally and nationwide, one can make a case that every week is American Craft Beer Week.
By: LOU PAPINEAU  |  May 07, 2014

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Kicking out the hazy jams

The Stilts ride high on 'Yellow Hound'
There are plenty of bluesy jam-band acts around these parts worth looking up nowadays. Add Woonsocket-based quartet the Stilts to that list.
By: CHRIS CONTI  |  May 07, 2014

Off the Couch: Moms rock too!

From Coma Coma to Elephantine!
Plus, the return of Peelander-Z
By: CHRIS CONTI  |  May 07, 2014

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That new-time religion

'The Book of Mormon' at PPAC
Yes, The Book of Mormon ' is worth all the fuss it’s prompted.
By: BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  May 07, 2014

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At arm's length

Brown University's "250th Alumni Exhibition Park 2"
P hotographer Taryn Simon gets amazing access to places/
By: GREG COOK  |  May 07, 2014



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Searing social studies

Mixed Magic's 'God of Carnage'
If we want a civilized society, we have to study and practice civilized behavior. In other words, we’ve got to stop acting like goddamn savages.
By: BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  May 07, 2014

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Small state, big talent

Meet the Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame's 2014 inductees
This year the Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame honors its third crop of local musicians, educators, and industry professional who have carved out a legacy in our state and beyond.
By: VICTOR PAUL ALVAREZ  |  April 30, 2014

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No excuse not to be informed about RI's addiction and overdose epidemic

Public Health
By now the fact that Rhode Island is in the midst of what Dr. Fine calls an “epidemic” of drug addiction and fatal overdose isn’t news. But the recent news coverage of that crisis is, well, newsworthy.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  April 30, 2014

Sterling-Silver

Big Bad Don gets clipped; meanwhile, in Spain . . .; musical memories
It’s always rewarding and almost heartwarming to see an unrepentant bigot get his comeuppance.
By: PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  April 30, 2014

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Review: Chomp Kitchen and Drinks

Burger and sandwich supremacy in Warren
Chomp Kitchen and Drinks may be off the beaten path, but the rapidly developing legion of fans are just about beating down the door to get in and experience the fresh and inventive offerings.
By: CHRIS CONTI  |  April 30, 2014



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Melodic doom at its finest

Bloodpheasant's 'Traum' is a dirty, swampy debut
How do you take your folk music? Served with a heaping helping of head-to-toe denim and a whole lotta washboard? Enough already.
By: CHRIS CONTI  |  April 30, 2014

Off the Couch: Reks-n-effect

Plus, the McGunks heat up Firehouse 13
And Smith & Weeden celebrate their new CD
By: CHRIS CONTI  |  April 30, 2014

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Razzle-dazzle and bedazzled

McPherson's 'Hot Salad' and Wester's 'DISCOurse #1: Pinup'
One of the things that still gets me about how we tell the history of art of the past century or so in America is how New York-centric it remains.
By: GREG COOK  |  April 30, 2014

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Animal magnetism

2nd Story unleashes 'Sylvia'
Magical realism was never a more doggone hoot than in A.R. Gurney’s ' Sylvia. '
By: BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  April 30, 2014

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Is our government bloated?

The Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity has a weight loss plan
We’ve prepared a dossier to help you study up.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  April 23, 2014


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