Happy new year! That January is usually a month of low activity for national tours in these areas. Fear not, music fans. The local scene remains unchanged. Check out some of this weekend’s live music ideas in our weekly column, Six Picks Music.
Friday: “Put on your helmet.” David Bowie He was a creative and artistic innovator. His music is timeless and worth revisiting. Bowie Knight and evening Including a DJ in Providence street trash, sonic trash grooveWhen handsome pete From around 9pm. Click here for more information.
Saturday: Jazz saxophonist from RI Greg Abate Return to the area for a show at Narrows Center for the Arts at Fall River at 8pm.He joins his quartet which includes skilled local players Tim Ray (piano), Todd Baker (bass) and gary johnson (drum). Click here for more information.
Saturday: Stroll the streets of Newport, enjoy dinner at one of the city’s excellent restaurants, and visit The traveling wana beads and Midtown Oyster Bar From 9pm.Click here for details
Saturday: Say Hello II heaven is Chris Cornell Tribute band covering original songs by Temple of the Dog, Soundgarden, Audioslave and Cornell.They are Furusato Izakaya At Warren from around 8:30pm. Click here for more information.
Saturday: Dance the night away in Westerly. Johnny and the East Coast Rockers Delivering an energetic rhythm & blues show to the world. Knickerbocker Music CenterClick here for more information.
Sunday: Explore a wide range of country/roots sounds Luke Hendrickson and The Parlor in Providence.Minnesota songwriter joins T Bloodhound, Chris Hansen When Will the Wanderer “Sunday Fun Day” starting at 8:30 pm. Click here for more information.