The Ups and Ehs of Newport Folk Festival 2013

Newport is a hell of a place, and along with its insurmountable summer atmosphere comes a bounty of tradition and history. That sense of tradition has carried over into the resort town’s premiere summer event: the Newport Folk Festival. While recent years have reflected a stretch towards other genres, 2013 went back to the Festival’s roots and remained more tethered to the standard perception of folk.

Weekly News Roundup 6/16/13

Once again, our weekly news roundup, where we at Allston Pudding round up all the news from the week! Local Jawn- Local singer-songwriter Kalyn Rock released her new Heart Contagious EP. Statik Selektah streamed his upcoming album, Extended Play, a week before its release, featuring both local and national MCs. JP-based label BUFU launched a brand new website. Speedy […]

Weekly News Roundup 4/14/13

Once again, our weekly news roundup, where we at Allston Pudding round up all the news from the week! Local Jawn- Charmingly Ghetto freestyled during a radio interview at Emerson’s WERS. Mean Creek released a demo of their song “My Madeline” off of their upcoming 3 song cassette release for record store day. Kingsley Flood shared […]