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Southgate House … Revived

The returns of the Southgate and Whispering Beard festival, plus a tribute to Bones

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 22, 2012
A “new” Southgate House is booking shows and nearly ready to open for business. The new Southgate House Revival is located at another historic Newport property, the former Grace Methodist Episcopal Church and opens for business Oct. 5.  

As Ma Crow Flies

With The Lady Slippers, Bluegrass icon Ma Crow assembles her own Fab Four

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 2, 2011
When local Bluegrass legend Ma Crow considers the question of what makes her latest group, the all-female Lady Slippers, so unique among all of the amazing outfits on her storied résumé, she doesn’t hesitate in delivering her answer. “They’re ladies!” Ma exclaims at the Northside Tavern, responding figuratively and literally at the same time. “They’re down to earth, genuine."  

The Gospel According to Kelly Thomas

The Hayseed Tabernacle Choir is ready to show you the light

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 2, 2010
Singer/songwriter Kelly Thomas isn't particularly religious, but an element of spirituality motivates her. Early church/ vacation Bible school experiences comprise the bulk of her structured religious experiences, combined with a childhood penchant toward performing in public. But when she considers the creation of her new collaborative Gospel album, 'Gone Home by the Hayseed Tabernacle Choir,' it's hard to deny at least some divine intervention.