Author: Ken Abrams

Ken Abrams is a middle school history teacher and music writer based in Providence, RI. He has a certificate in the Blues from Delta State University and listens to everything from Americana to Alternative to Jazz (and a whole lot in between). He writes for FolkRadioUK, and is a staff writer at WhatsUpNewp.

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Langhorne Slim, “Lost at Last Vol. 1”

Langhorne Slim fans old and new will be delighted with his new release, Lost at Last Vol. 1. The Pennsylvania native, born Sean Scolnick,...

Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Newport Folk 2017 — Setting the Standard for Festivals

The Newport Folk Festival was back this year with an impressive line-up of artists – from traditional folk genres to more modern...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Jeff Tweedy, “Together at Last”

Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy has released an acoustic mini-masterpiece, an understated tour-de-force that quietly creeps up on you and never lets...