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PORCH PARTY MAMAS (Blues/Country/Folk)

Inspired by playing and singing each others songs at their own "porch parties", these established Boston area musicians and singer/songwriters decided to combine their individual talents and create their own brand of Urban Folk, Country and Blues. They took their act on the road and "Porch Party Mamas" was born. All are seasoned players, each with their own pervasive individual music persona and critical accolades. Between them, they have shared the stage with a distinguished litany of artists, including Willie Nelson, the Indigo Girls and Lyle Lovett. 

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Sat, 12/07/2013 - 20:00

REAL SCHOOL OF MUSIC (Student Showcase 4-7pm)

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Sat, 12/07/2013 - 16:00

WE DIG FREE FRIDAYS SERIES presents RUSTY BELLE (Funk)

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Fri, 12/06/2013 - 22:00

THE DEER TRACKS / WE CAN ALL BE SORRY (Dance/Electronic)

The Deer Tracks are a Northern Light Electronica duo from Sweden, and if they aren’t recording in one woodland cabin or another, they’re off-duty in their tiny hometown of Gävle, best known for burning an effigy of a goat every Christmas.

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Fri, 12/06/2013 - 19:30

Soul Serenade: Northern Soul is Back!

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Monday, November 18, 2013 - 7:00pm
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Be sure to tune in this Monday night as WICN's resident Northern Soul connoisseur Steve Moysey returns with a set list of little heard soul music popular in the dance clubs of Northern England. It all starts at 7pm!!!

LOS FLETCHEROS

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/05/2013 - 22:30

THE SACRED SHAKERS (Gospel/Country)

For The Sacred Shakers, there's nothing finer than old-time, country and blues-influenced gospel music. Think Hank Williams, The Carter Family, The Stanley Brothers, Son House, and Mississippi Fred McDowell.

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/05/2013 - 20:00

VETERANS FOR PEACE BENEFIT - PUBLIC INTEREST (Rock/Pop) / WILLIE SORDILLO BAND (Folk)

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Wed, 12/04/2013 - 19:00

OPEN BLUES JAM featuring HOT SAUCE BPS

The Boston area has been a haven for blues enthusiasts for as long as anyone can remember. And, for over a quarter-century, the longest running area Blues Jam takes place right here at Johnny D’s. Young and old, veteran or just starting out, there is a spot for all on our Sunday afternoon jams. And because the Blues is a wide spread idiom, we make a point of welcoming both electric and acoustic, Delta, Chicago, Piedmont, rural or citified, all are invited. There is always a host to help coordinate the activities and take a few laps.

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Sun, 12/01/2013 - 16:00
Sun, 12/08/2013 - 16:00
Sun, 12/15/2013 - 16:00
Sun, 12/22/2013 - 16:00
Sun, 12/29/2013 - 16:00

Edward H. Burtt Jr: Alexander Wilson

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Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 9:30am
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Alexander Wilson founded American ornithology and his eight-volume masterwork remains one of the great American scientific endeavors. Though many people know of John James Audubon, few people have even heard of Wilson. Tonight on Inquiry we will help to change that when we speak with EDWARD H. BURTT JR., The Cincinnati Conference Professor of Zoology at Ohio Wesleyan University. His new book, written with William E. Davis Jr, is ALEXANDER WILSON: THE SCOT WHO FOUNDED AMERICAN ORNITHOLOGY.

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