Maeri Ferguson , Staff Reviewer

Maeri Ferguson has music in her blood. She grew up twenty minutes from Fort Adams, attending her first Newport Folk Fest before she could even walk, and running through the tents of the Rhythm and Roots Fest at Ninigret in her cowboy boots once she could. Most people call her Mae, thanks to her dad’s love of the Kershaw Brothers song “Hey Mae”. From the time she was 12, her parents have been hosting monthly house concerts that turn her living room into Rhode Island’s premiere destination for Americana, roots music and rock n’ roll, and exposing her to some of the greatest singer-songwriters in the music industry. She’s been listening to her dad’s radio show, the Boudin Barndance, since before she can remember, and still tunes in on Thursday nights from the apartment in Brooklyn where she now lives. She works in public relations, and has been writing about music and reviewing live shows for more than five years, currently serving as a staff writer for No Depression and Glide Magazine. You can find her on Instagram @monster_mama and on Twitter @maeriferguson.

Posts that Maeri Ferguson has contributed.

St. Paul & The Broken Bones Find a Fresh Perspective

Album Review

St. Paul & The Broken Bones Find a Fresh Perspective

St. Paul & The Broken Bones - Young Sick Camellia

Ruston Kelly Makes a Shining Debut

Album Review

Ruston Kelly Makes a Shining Debut

Ruston Kelly - Dying Star

Aaron Lee Tasjan's Velvet Country Canvas

Album Review

Aaron Lee Tasjan's Velvet Country Canvas

Aaron Lee Tasjan - Karma For Cheap

Lola Kirke Sheds a Lot of Light

Album Review

Lola Kirke Sheds a Lot of Light

Lola Kirke - Heart Head West

A Toast to Amanda Shires' "Sunset"

Album Review

A Toast to Amanda Shires' "Sunset"

Amanda Shires - To The Sunset

Andrew Combs' Collection of Covers

Album Review

Andrew Combs' Collection of Covers

Andrew Combs - 5 Covers & A Song

Phantastic Ferniture Made Your Song of Summer

Album Review

Phantastic Ferniture Made Your Song of Summer

Phantastic Ferniture - Phantastic Ferniture

Rayland Baxter Evolves and Elevates

Album Review

Rayland Baxter Evolves and Elevates

Rayland Baxter - Wide Awake

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