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Poor Rich Boy; Bob Kendall & Nerve Pill

Poor Rich Boy, Pakistan’s underground indie-art rock phenomenon, is enigmatic and layered, the band’s striking vocals and atmospheric music create a crystalline sound that suggests, but rarely reveals. Bob Kendall (pictured) is a singer/songwriter living on Aquidneck Island. He is a founding member of the bands Lifeboat, The Blood Oranges, and The Brothers Kendall. WHERE: Sandywoods, 43 Muse

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Michael Troy with Chuck Williams in Tiverton

Michael Troy (pictured) is a magical storyteller with a gift for melody, a deep rich voice, excellent finger-picking skills, and the ability to compose outstanding stanzas of substance. Chuck Williams’ lyrics and melodies are a musical journey reflecting emotions of everyday life brought to you through the stories within his songs. WHERE: Sandywoods, 43 Muse

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Les Sampou at Sandywoods

Les Sampou writes and sings Americana music that’s full of twang and blues. She has a passionate, rockabilly-blues edge that lifts your spirits high, followed by ballads that dig into your soul like few artists can. WHERE: Sandywoods, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton WHEN: Saturday, May 24; 8 p.m. COST: $18 advance, $20 at the door

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Grace Morrison & The RSO and The Whiskey Boys

Grace & The RSO use bluegrass and folk instrumentation, such as banjo, accordion, mandolin, upright bass, and violin. The band is rooted in the traditional sense with their instruments and their songs’ subject matter, but they have plenty of modern flair that breathes new life into their Renaissance-inspired music. The Whiskey Boys are a Boston-based

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Flynn Cohen and the Deadstring Ensemble

Guitarist/composer Flynn Cohen leads his own band of string geniuses performing original multi-genre acoustic music. Primarily instrumental, they combine influences ranging from Irish traditional music, old-time Appalachian, bluegrass, folk-rock, and early music. The band consists of three of the finest and most experienced acoustic plucked-string players in America. WHERE: Sandywoods, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton WHEN: Sunday,

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Brooks Williams at Sandywoods

Brooks Williams, one of the most commanding performers on the acoustic roots scene, is ranked as one of the world’s Top 100 acoustic guitarists. For almost three decades now, Brooks has been wowing audiences throughout the world, delivering deep and intense interpretations of early blues, to inventive covers, to his own superb originals. WHERE: Sandywoods,

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