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Jazzercise

Standards old and not so old pop up on local singer Ricki Derek's latest album. By ANTHONY MARIANI On his third album, the freshly released Ricki,...

Davis Lee Roth

Singer-songwriter Josh Davis is known for his casually masterful, blues-inflected country tunes. His two biggest influences are iconic troubadour Merle Haggard, whose songwriting Davis...

Davis Lee Roth

A former Speedtrucker still shelves the metal for alt-country. His new sound is proof. By JIMMY FOWLER Singer-songwriter Josh Davis is known for his casually masterful,...

Birth of the Cool

Bertha Coolidge gigs are about as infrequent -- but as blazing -- as falling stars, mainly because the band is truly only a band...

Birth of the Cool

One of the Fort's oldest - and only - fusion outfits ain't goin' anywhere ... 'cept maybe Nashville. By CAROLINE COLLIER Bertha Coolidge gigs are about...

Seize the Day

Automorrow takes its contrarian rock 'n' roll nature only so far. The young trio's smart, quasi-punk songs often reflect "an individual's take on the...

Seize the Day

Automorrow takes its contrarian rock 'n' roll nature only so far. The young trio's smart, quasi-punk songs often reflect "an individual's take on the...

Bends Sinister

When you make music that describes life as a bottomless void and other people as hell and have a song about a child wandering...

Bends Sinister

Shadows lurk around every corner of The Great Tyrant's sonicscapes. By JIMMY FOWLER When you make music that describes life as a bottomless void and other...

Cheers and Jeers ’08

We asked a few people who know a thing or two (or 12) about music in the 817, and here are their responses. Local Artist...