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The Russo Brothers!

Event Date: 
Thu, 02/20/2014 - 21:00

The North

The fine cooperative trio The North - featuring pianist Romain Collin, bassist Shawn Conley and drummer Abe Lagrimas Jr. - celebrates the release of its debut CD Slow Down (This Isn't The Mainland).

Event Date: 
Sat, 02/15/2014 - 20:00

Catherine Russell: Swinging Jazz Age in Blue

Date: 
Saturday, February 8, 2014 - 4:00pm
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Vocalist Catherine Russell talks to Bonnie Johnson about her new CD Bring It Back, an album that "seamlessly" fuses blues with swing era selections. Played in a ten-piece orchestra setting, this release celebrates jazz age music made famous by Catherine's father Luis Russell, the jazz pianist and bandleader who played and collaborated for years with legendary trumpeter Louis Armstrong. Ms. Russell is on tour and will play Scullers Jazz Club February 14, 2014 for Valentine's Day and Wellfleet Congregational Church on the 15th. Tune in at 4pm.

Errol Fuller: Lost Animals

Date: 
Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 9:30am
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Inquiry talks with ERROL FULLER, artist, writer and world authority on bird and animal extinction. His new book is titled LOST ANIMALS: EXTINCTION AND THE PHOTOGRAPHIC RECORD and is a collection of amazing and poignant photographs of extinct mammals and birds. Tune in and listen to the stories of the people who took these photographs of Ivory-billed Woodpeckers and Thylacines, the unique marsupial carnivore. 

Max Tegmark: Our Mathematical Universe

Date: 
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 3:30pm
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Tonight Inquiry welcomes writer, physicist and physics professor at M.I.T. MAX TEGMARK who talks about his amazing new book OUR MATHEMATICAL UNIVERSE: MY QUEST FOR THE ULTIMATE NATURE OF REALITY. Is it possible that the ultimate foundations of the universe are mathematical structures? Is time an illusion? Could we be living in a simulation like in the Matrix? All this and more on tonight’s conversation with one of the most original theorists of cosmology. 

Public Service Broadcasting / I/O

Public Service Broadcasting is a London-based pseudonymous musical duo consisting of J. Willgoose, Esq. on guitar, banjo, sampling, and electronic instruments; and Wrigglesworth on drums, piano, and electronic instruments.

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/28/2014 - 20:00

The Blood Mountain Brothers featuring Roger H. Brown

Blood Mountain is the tallest peak along the Appalachian Trail in Georgia and is alive with the spirit of Cherokee, who once inhabited that land around the mountain.

Event Date: 
Thu, 02/27/2014 - 20:00

Triple Threat: A Musical Theater Showcase

The musical theater community at Berklee College of Music proudly presents Triple Threat, a special one-night-only showcase celebrating the highly anticipated debut of original musical theater compositions by talented Berklee composers and songwriters Rene Pfister, Balint Varga, and Michael Wartofsky.

Event Date: 
Wed, 02/26/2014 - 19:00
Wed, 02/26/2014 - 21:00

Andrew Ripp / Judah and the lion

Since beginning his career in 2005, Andrew Ripp's songs and records have successfully impacted a diverse and growing audience, including those who appreciate the nuances of a well-crafted album and those who simply want to hear a catchy tune.

Event Date: 
Sat, 02/22/2014 - 20:00

Greg Laswell at David Friend Recital Hall

It’s been seven years since musician Greg Laswell released his debut album. Four records later, many things have changed, including many of the songs.

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/21/2014 - 19:00
Fri, 02/21/2014 - 21:00

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