Paul Tremblay appears Wednesday behind ‘Disappearance at Devil’s Rock’

Horror author Paul Tremblay, celebrating his latest title, will autograph copies Wednesday in Westerly's Savoy Bookshop & Cafe.

Blue Monday series begins

It features performances by the Mighty Soul Drivers Ramblin' Dan Stevens with Clayton Allen.

Arrested Development still making music on their terms

The hip-hop group Arrested Development is still making music on their own terms by releasing two new albums this year, one that is a free download and another one for sale.

To make summer show pop, Rockettes turn to light wizards

Producers behind The Radio City Rockettes’ big summer show at the 6,000-seat Radio City Music Hall have turned to the group to create jaw-dropping visuals that spill out far past the 100-foot-wide stage.

Anne Tyler tames Shakespeare’s ‘Shrew’

Last fall Hogarth Press published the first in a series of novels by contemporary writers reimagining Shakespeare’s plays on the 400th anniversary of his death.

Books for children - June 26

Book recommendations for young readers

Seaport announces new summer series

Mystic Seaport will host Arts on the Quad this summer, a series of outdoor concerts and theatrical performances, starting Saturday, July 2.

Publisher’s Weekly bestsellers - June 26

Top 10 bestselling hardcover fiction and non-fiction books




Summer traffic at the window feeder

I recently had the opportunity to observe my window feeder for an entire morning.

Rick’s List: Clickbait Edition

Lunatic scribe ponders the seduction and implications of clickbait.



Upcoming concerts and shows

Chicago, Earth Wind & Fire — Oct. 23 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Monday; $50, $80

Prophets of Rage — Aug. 28 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale now; $18-$69

Gary Gulman — Sept. 30 at Foxwoods' Fox Theater; tickets on sale now; $26

Plywood Cowboy — Aug. 20 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $20-$25

Fitz & The Tantrums — Nov. 11 at Dome at Oakdale, Wallingford; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. June 24; $25

Melanie Martinez — July 21 at Lupo's, Providence; tickets on sale now; $29.50-$35