TLC #42: Dom Flemons kicks off Barn Music Series at Hancock Shaker Village

Concert with Dom Flemons in the 1910 Barn kicks off Berkshire season of American roots music at Hancock Shaker Village (Hancock Shaker Village, official release) HANCOCK, Mass.—When Grammy-award winning Dom Flemons kicks off Hancock Shaker Village’s new Shaker Barn Music series on June 16, he’s continuing a long tradition of music by the Shakers, whose musical roots run deep, with […]

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INDIEcent Exposure #28: Burgers, Fries, Blarney and The Middle with Jeff and Jane Hudson

Meeting Jeff Hudson of Jeff and Jane Hudson at The Moonlight Diner in the middle of the day is treacherous. We had every intention of digging deep and talking about the new album, “The Middle,” that he released with Jane, his wife and musical conspirator of a quite a little bit now. Her absence from the conversation (she was holding […]

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Selecting Cantaloupes

By Toby Hudson (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 or GFDL], via Wikimedia Commons

by Jason Velázquez He remembered that she liked cantaloupe. Correction: he remembered that she loved cantaloupe. She told him that if he were ever to be exiled to a desert island and only given three food choices for the rest of his life, he should choose turkey, kale, and cantaloupe because they provided (in combination) all the nutrients a body […]

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NAMA Prom Presents: I Love the 90’s

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. —The NAMA Prom Committee, a group of passionate North Adams residents, have announced the return of the annual NAMA Prom at the Elks Lodge on 100 Eagle Street. The 21+ semi-formal event will be held on July 30, with doors at 8:00 p.m. and running until 1:30 a.m. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $10, […]

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Williams College to Host Fiction Reading by Author Stephen Graham Jones

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Stephen Graham Jones will read from his works of fiction at an event at Williams College on Tuesday, March 3, at 4:30 p.m., in Griffin Hall, room 3. The reading is free and open to the public. Jones is an author of experimental, horror, crime, and science fiction. He has published more than 20 books of fiction, […]

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