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Poor Old Shine

Foot stomping, mind racing, fast flinching music - day in and day out, Poor Old Shine is the Roots- Americana collaboration of Chris Freeman and Will Leet. They travel with an assortment of instruments including guitars, banjos, pump organ, string bass, cello, a swarm of harmonicas, and a yard-sale-scrap-metal drum set. It’s old songs with a new feel, banjos with paint peeled, shoes with holes and treadless soles, and music that is real.

Event Date: 
Sat, 09/21/2013 - 20:00

Sarah Blacker

Sarah Blacker is a full-time touring singer/songwriter, and part-time Board Certified Music Therapist for children with special needs. A recent nominee for a New England Music Award for female performer of the year, and singer/songwriter of the year by Limelight Magazine , she also took home the title of Artist of the Year from My Rural Radio based out of Central PA for 2011.

Event Date: 
Sat, 09/14/2013 - 20:00

Songwriter Sessions - Lisa Martin Hosts

Tickets: $5

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/13/2013 - 19:00

Heather Maloney

If there is a typical path to becoming a songwriter, Heather Maloney hasn’t followed it. She attended music school but she only started writing tunes after living & working for 3 years in a silent-retreat meditation center in central MA. “I always said that if I didn’t write songs, I’d be covered in tattoos, because every song I write is something I want to remember really badly,” says Maloney.

Event Date: 
Sat, 09/07/2013 - 20:00

Open Mic - Hosts - Faith Montaperto & Kala Farnham; Feature - Brian Dolzani

Brian Dolzani's songs are introspective and heartfelt, earning him honorable mention in the 2013 Telluride Troubadour Songwriting Contest

Tickets: $5

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/06/2013 - 19:30

Sunday Jazz Brunch with Bon Voyage

Join us on the third Sunday of each month for a tasty fare of swinging jazz and great food. Featuring three Berklee College of Music faculty, Diane Wernick (saxophones), Carolyn Wilkins (piano and vocals) and Skip Smith (bass), and also Phil Neighbors of the Harvey Finstein School of Music at Lasell College.

So sit back, relax and enjoy a delicious brunch to the sounds of Bon Voyage.

No Cover

Event Date: 
Sun, 09/15/2013 - 10:00

Lance Martin Band

The Lance Martin Band will be with a special guest which always orchestrates a fun and different evening.

Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Sat, 09/14/2013 - 21:00

Jeff Stout / Debby Larkin Group

JEFF STOUT - Trumpet

Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/13/2013 - 21:00

MRF and Mob Music

Saxophonist, pianist and music director MRF (Mike Flanagan) and his band Mob Music return to Ryles Jazz Club just prior to this release of his sophomore album Mob Music!!!

Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/12/2013 - 20:30

Albino Mbie "Mama Afrika"

Albino Mbie - Guitar, Vocals
Aleksandra Denda - Vocals
Erin Bentlage - Vocals
Jiri Nedome - Piano and Keyboard
Chucks Okpu - Bass
Roberto Giaquinto - Drums

Albino Mbie returns to Ryles with his presentation Mama Afrika at Ryles Jazz Club.

Mbie's music incorporates the music from Mozambique, rooted American Jazz influences and experiences with music from the world over, to blend diverse rhythmic patterns and musical concepts, creating a unique Moz-Jazz sound only found in his own original musical style.

Event Date: 
Wed, 09/11/2013 - 21:00


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