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Established in 2007, Machines with Magnets hosts experimental music performances, sound and art exhibitions and installations, performance art, film and video screenings, cultural and community events, private events, and fundraisers. Past performances include The Body, Dan Deacon, Mirah, Braveyoung, Lydia Lunch, Lightning Bolt, Brown Bird, Container, and Mdou Moctar.

Upcoming

MWM's Covid policy, updated 9/23/21: All events will require valid proof of full vaccination or a negative test result (within 48 hours) for entry. Acceptable forms of proof include a physical vaccination card, a clear photo of your vaccination card, or vaccination record from your state (Rhode Island vaccine records can be accessed here). Partial doses will not be accepted; no exceptions. Please continue wear a mask at all times, except when actively eating or drinking. By attending an event at MWM, you are voluntarily assuming all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.

All events are all ages unless otherwise noted, 21+ to drink with valid I.D.

Completely in the Present

Saturday, October 9, 2021
7:00 pm
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Completely in the Present

Music Show
Saturday, October 9, 2021
7:00 pm
$25
A Tony Conrad documentary directed by Tyler Hubby, plus live performances by Lydia Lunch + Tim Dahl and Providence Research Ensemble.
More Info + RSVP

Cocktails

Bottle Aged Yuzu Negroni

In an individual glass flask
Gin, yuzu bitters, Campari, Punt e Mes, dry sake
$11

Old Fashioned

Bonded bourbon, spiced Rooibos tea syrup, Angostura bitters, orange oil
$9

Daily Punch

Seasonal and rotating.
Currently: pandan rum, blanc vermouth, vanilla, grapefruit, lime, bitters
$7

Cosmo

Vodka, house cranberry cordial, Aperol, orange blossom
$10

Paloma

Tequila or mezcal (+$2), Aperol, grapefruit cordial, lime, salt, Yacht Club
$9 / $11

Magnolia Collins

ISCO Ornamental gin, magnolia, green tea, lemon, sparkling water
$10

'Rita

Tequila, triple sec, lime, black lime salt
$8

House Without a Key

Japanese whisky, pineapple gomme, orange, lemon, Angostura bitters
$11

Beer

Narragansett Lager

5%, NY
$3.50

Miller High Life

4.6%, WI
$3.5

Miller Lite

4.2%, WI
$4

Monopolio Clara

Mexican-style lager, 5%, PA
$5

Okocim 'OK' Beer

Pilsner-style lager, 7%, POL
$5

Oxbow Northern Lager

4.5%, ME
$6

St. Feuillien Saison

6.5%, BEL
$6

Japas Matsurika

Jasmine tea-infused pilsner, 5%, BRZ
$7

Proclamation Derivative

Rotating. Currently: Vic Secret, 6%, RI

Rising Tide Ishmael

Copper ale, 4.9%, ME
$7

Banded Norweald

Stout, 6.5%, ME
$7

Graft Farm Flor Cider

Dry, oak-aged, 6.9%, NY
$6

Wine, Etcetera

Sauvignon Blanc

Domaine de Villageai Rive Droite, Loire, France
$10

Chardonnay

From the Tank Vin Blanc, France
$8

Chenin Blanc

Gen De Alma Jijiji, Mendoza, Argentina
$10

Beaujolais

Domaine de Foretal Beaujolais-Villages, Beaujolais, France
$10

Côtes du Rhône

From the Tank Vin Rouge, France
$8

Tempranillo

Viña Jaraba la Mancha Cosecha, La Mancha, Spain
$8

Rosé

Grenache/Cinsault, From the Tank, France
$8

Frizzante

Bisson Glera Frizzante Trevigiani, Italy
$10

Zero Proof G&T

Alcohol free gin, Yacht Club Quinine Tonic, lime bitters
$5

Nahperol Spritz

Lyre's Italian Orange, 'champagne' flavor, sparkling water, orange oil
$5

Bolt Snapchilled Coffee

Flash-brewed, canned iced coffee made in Providence

Topo Chico

Sparkling mineral water from Monterrey, Mexico
$3

Yacht Club

Grapefruit / Quinine Tonic
$3

The Bar

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Contact

Machines with Magnets
400 Main Street
Pawtucket, Rhode Island
401.753.4049

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Event Archive

INSIDE/OUT | OUTSIDE/IN
September 9, 2021
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INSIDE/OUT | OUTSIDE/IN

September 9, 2021
5:00 pm
Dollar Disco II
February 7, 2020
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Dollar Disco II

February 7, 2020
9:00 pm
Landing on the Right Acre: Storytelling for and by Farmers
January 30, 2020
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Landing on the Right Acre: Storytelling for and by Farmers

January 30, 2020
6:30 pm
YFN is hosting Landing on the Right Acre: a storytelling event for and by farmers, in partnership with Land for Good, on Thursday, January 30th, 6:30PM - 9:00PM. Join us at Machines with Magnets in Pawtucket to enjoy locally sourced food prepared by local, renowned chef Ben Sukle, drinks from the Machines with Magnets bar, and the company of your fellow farming community as they share some of the successes, pitfalls and takeaways from their journey toward finding land. Come prepared to laugh, sigh and learn more about farmland access in Rhode Island!
Stringing Electronics / An Evening of Improvised Music
January 18, 2020
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Stringing Electronics / An Evening of Improvised Music

January 18, 2020
9:00 pm
Virusse / Holly Waxwing / Emotional Indulgence / DJ Sea Salt
January 14, 2020
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Virusse / Holly Waxwing / Emotional Indulgence / DJ Sea Salt

January 14, 2020
8:30 pm
Nicole Carroll (Last PVD show!) / V Martino / A Dupuis / R Body
December 14, 2019
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Nicole Carroll (Last PVD show!) / V Martino / A Dupuis / R Body

December 14, 2019
8:30 pm
Beverly Tender album release big trick smackdown featuring Palb
December 6, 2019
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Beverly Tender album release big trick smackdown featuring Palb

December 6, 2019
9:00 pm
Sinai Vessel / Ben Seretan / J. Mamana / HOST with Big Feeling & Eight Seas bar takeover
November 20, 2019
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Sinai Vessel / Ben Seretan / J. Mamana / HOST with Big Feeling & Eight Seas bar takeover

November 20, 2019
7:00 pm
QUAHOGS / Jimmy Falcon / Cherry Pit / Dono’s going away show
November 19, 2019
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QUAHOGS / Jimmy Falcon / Cherry Pit / Dono’s going away show

November 19, 2019
9:00 pm
Joseph Allred / DarkSoft / Avoidance / Beige Blood
November 18, 2019
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Joseph Allred / DarkSoft / Avoidance / Beige Blood

November 18, 2019
8:00 pm
Violet / Guardian Angles / Bruise Bath / Monodrone Orchestra
November 9, 2019
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Violet / Guardian Angles / Bruise Bath / Monodrone Orchestra

November 9, 2019
9:00 pm
La Neve / Camp Blood / Kurt Fowl / Drooly / DJ Dayglow
October 26, 2019
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La Neve / Camp Blood / Kurt Fowl / Drooly / DJ Dayglow

October 26, 2019
8:30 pm
PVDLoop Sizzle Reel: a night of Multimedia Looping
October 13, 2019
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PVDLoop Sizzle Reel: a night of Multimedia Looping

October 13, 2019
8:00 pm
Grün Wasser / The Body with MSC / Tweens / Virusse / Statues of Eden / DJ Recepticide
October 12, 2019
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Grün Wasser / The Body with MSC / Tweens / Virusse / Statues of Eden / DJ Recepticide

October 12, 2019
8:00 pm
Hard Nips / Viennagram / Baylies Band / Tall Teenagers / Ioneye
October 11, 2019
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Hard Nips / Viennagram / Baylies Band / Tall Teenagers / Ioneye

October 11, 2019
8:30 pm
Prissy Whip / Minibeast / Joy Boys
October 8, 2019
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Prissy Whip / Minibeast / Joy Boys

October 8, 2019
8:30 pm
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