About Us

Mission Statement

We are here to inform and entertain you (someone who has at least a passing interest in Newport, Rhode Island) in a unique and only slightly irritating fashion. We’re probably going to fail. Enjoy watching the train wreck.


Tristan Pinnock

Tristan Pinnock is The Newport Blast’s Chief Exective Officer, Editor-In-Chief, VP Human Resources, and Junior Assistant Janitor. You may recognize him from such online ventures as The Newport Buzz and the Bridge Liquors Facebook Page.