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Answer Songs

Date: 
Monday, October 21, 2013 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Did you ever wonder what Mrs. Jones had to say?? Barbara Mason will tell you! Join host Tom Shaker as he plays "answer" songs to popular soul songs. Artists like Carla Thomas, The Chantels, Sugar Pie DeSanto and others all sang "the other side" of the song. This Monday at 7pm!

Bob Marley - Comedy (Sawtelle Room)

That's right, he's back again! And he always sells out, so get your tickets early.

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/07/2013 - 19:30

An Evening with RICHARD MARX

Richard Marx has made his mark on the music industry by selling over 30 million albums, starting with his self-titled debut, which went to #8 and spawned four Top 5 singles, including the chart-topping “Hold on to the Nights,” with “Don’t Mean Nothing” earning him a Grammy nomination for Best Rock Vocal Performance-Male.

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/31/2013 - 20:00

The Tubes w/ Fee Waybill

THIS IS A HALLOWEEN SHOW - COME PREPARED!

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/01/2013 - 20:00

The 2013 deCordova Biennial

Date: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 4:00pm
Program: 

Tonight we talk about the 2013 DECORDOVA BIENNIAL, an always interesting showcase of contemporary artists of New England. Our guests are LEXI LEE SULLIVAN curator of this year’s biennial and one of the artists featured in the exhibition LYNNE HARLOW. To see examples of Lynne Harlow’s work, go to:
http://www.lynneharlow.com/
To see the entire schedule of events about the deCordova Biennial as well as general information about the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, go to:

Mike O'Conner: WHY DO BLUEBIRDS HATE ME?

Date: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 4:00pm
Program: 

Tonight we talk with the one and only MIKE O’CONNER, the owner of Bird Watcher’s general Store and author of a great newspaper column on birds. A second collection of these funny and informative pieces has been publish as WHY DO BLUEBIRDS HATE ME? MORE ANSWERS TO COMMON AND NOT SO COMMON QUESTIONS ABOUT BIRDS AND BIRDING. Tune in tonight and learn about why there are no birds at your feeder, the James Bond of birds and all about That Quail Robert. (photography by Sheila Carroll)

Jazz Worship Service w/The Willie Sordillo Trio

The Willie Sordillo Trio is comprised of Willie Sordillo on alto saxophone, voice and musical direction, and two other musicians (piano and bass) on a rotating basis.

While jazz and gospel music are the group’s mainstays, repertoire for Jazz Worship is very broad, encompassing hymnody, folk, blues, popular and world music traditions. The musical direction on a given week is determined by the music’s relevance to the themes addressed by the sermon.

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/07/2013 - 18:00
Thu, 11/14/2013 - 18:00
Thu, 11/21/2013 - 18:00
Thu, 11/28/2013 - 18:00

UMass University Orchestra concert with Guest Conductor

Venue: Concert Hall

Guest Conductor: Tian Hui Ng (Mt. Holyoke College faculty)

Tickets: $3 UMass students; $5 other students, children, seniors; $10 general public and are available at the Fine Arts Center Box Office, 413 545 2511 or at http://fac.umass.edu/musicanddance.

Event Date: 
Tue, 11/26/2013 - 20:00

Sheila Jordan with Steve Kuhn

Tonight at the Regattabar, jazz vocalist Sheila Jordan and pianist Steve Kuhn join forces for an unforgettable performance. Old friends and longtime collaborators, these two artists will perform an intimate evening of duo in celebration of Jordan's 85th birthday.

One of the premier singers in jazz, Jordan is known for both her scatting prowess and her emotive treatment of jazz ballads.

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 19:30

Jose James

No Beginning No End is a seamless musical experience that moves between different styles with remarkable fluidity, bound together by James’ transcendent voice. It marks a new chapter in the artistic journey of the 33-year-old singer/songwriter. Conceived, recorded and produced independently without any recording contract, the album is his most personal statement yet.

Event Date: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 19:30
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 22:00

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