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3 Doors Down, Boz Scaggs in Newport this week

3 Doors Down, Boz Scaggs in Newport this week

3 Doors Down Acoustic – Songs From The Basement and Boz Scaggs – The Memphis Tour will both be headlining the Newport Summer Concert series this week; 3 Doors Down on Friday, August 1 and Boz Scaggs (pictured) on Wednesday, August 6. Tickets are still available! WHERE: Newport Yachting Center, America’s Cup Blvd, Newport WHEN:

Lunch in Paris

Some selections for outdoor summer reading

Summer is for gardening and reading – preferably reading in the garden. But, wherever you choose to read (or on whatever device; me, I prefer good, old-fashioned books), here are some ideas. “Lunch in Paris: A Love Story with Recipes” (2010) by Elizabeth Bard is a combination memoir/cookbook. Bard was working in London when she


Newport BridgeFest

Sandywoods Center for the Arts in Tiverton will serve as the Motif Magazine Main Stage for the 2014 edition of Newport BridgeFest. Sandywoods will be hosting four great nights of rock, reggae, ska, roots, blues, and Americana music. The four-night lineup includes The Skinny Millionaires, Pier Jump, The Mad Clatter, La Méchante et le Connard,


Village Harmony returns to Sandywoods

Sixteen sparkling young singers and instrumentalists, ages 12 to 18, performing music from Eastern Europe, the Balkans, the Baltic States, Georgia, Ukraine, and the Mediterranean coast of France, plus contemporary compositions. Don’t miss this dynamic teen world music ensemble, led by Will Rowan, Carl Linich, and Natalie Nowytski. WHERE: Sandywoods, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton WHEN: 7:30


6-Digg-It in Tiverton

6-Digg-It’s set list is powerful and unpredictable. From The Beatles to Dave Matthews, The Doobie Brothers to Maroon 5, Neil Young to Bob Marley, this group will delight you with their infectious rhythms, seamless harmonies, and passionate delivery. Don’t miss this high-energy rock, reggae, and blues cover band as they return once again to Sandywoods! WHERE:


**** Lupino Quartet in Tiverton

**** Lupino, bassist and vocalist, has performed with symphony orchestras, big bands, jazz combos, and pop/rock bands. He has lived and worked as a musician and singer in Boston, New York, Las Vegas, and several European cities, performing with many renowned artists including Isaac Stern, Chuck Berry, The Fifth Dimension, Steve Lawrence, and Mickey Rooney.