Between 9 am - 10 am, Ryan will be on The Rhode Show on WPRI 12 recapping Newport Folk Festival, chatting about Newport Bridgefest, and looking ahead at Newport Jazz Festival.
From 12 pm to 2 pm, you can catch me on The Open Forum and What’s Up Newp Radio Edition on WADK 1540AM.
Join us on Thursday -
Greg Abate, who is listed in Downbeat Magazine’s latest critics poll as among jazz music’s top rising stars, brings his uptown jazz quintet for a high powered night of music at the Newport Playhouse on Thursday. Tix & More Info
Bill Withers is hot. Everybody seems to be piling well-deserved praise onto the 80-year-old man and his music. A year after the Newport Folk Festival presented a special set dedicated to the legend who wrote “Ain’t No Sunshine,” the Jazz Festival is presenting a set entitled “Lean On Me: José James Celebrates Bill Withers.” It’s […]
Bike Newport has announced that more than1,800 people each day – or 18% of attendees to the Newport Folk Festival – chose bikes over cars to attend the annual event at Fort Adams State Park last weekend, shattering prior records.
In a 2017 interview with the Providence Journal, George Wein, the legendary impresario and founder of the Newport Jazz Festival remarked that “We can’t all be Charlie Parkers or John Coltranes, but we can be creative leaders.
Today - A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9 am. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 6 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Today -Se winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of showers. Isolated tstms. Some tstms may produce heavy rainfall this morning.
Tonight - SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Coastal Water Temperature - 71.1°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
The sun rose in Newportat 5:41 am and sunset will be at 8:01 pm. The first low tide was at 4:42 am and the next low tide will be at 4:56 pm. The first high tide will be at 11:32 am and the next high tide at 11:47 pm.
Today we have 14 hours and 20 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:51 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Moon age is 18 days, lighting is 85%.