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October 22, 2018

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What’sUp Review: Van Morrison at Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

Van Morrison wowed a legion of longtime fans at the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion on Tuesday.  Beautiful weather, and the majestic outdoor amphitheater overlooking scenic Boston Harbor provided the ideal atmosphere for the venerable singer-songwriter’s talent to be showcased. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee hails from Northern

REVIEW: I Got a Song – A History of the Newport Folk Festival

A new book on the history of the Newport Folk Festival is a treasure trove for music fans. Former Providence Journal reporter Rick Massimo has written the first complete account of the legendary festival, describing its many successes and occasional blunders. Massimo interviewed many of the major organizers the festival, as well as musicians, attendees, and