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STEVE FORBERT "Alive on Arrival Tour"

Steve Forbert and his full band will play all the songs from his debut album “Alive on Arrival,” in order, front to back. He will also play selections from “Jackrabbit Slim” and other albums throughout the years.

Event Date: 
Sun, 10/27/2013 - 19:30

The Alexis P Suter Band (Sawtelle Room)

Alexis P. Suter is a rising star on the roots, blues and soul scene. Her powerful bass/baritone voice, seasoned with raw emotion and a wide streak of attitude, has won the praise of the greats! A true vocal phenomenon, Suter has been astounding audiences, backed by her tight, soul-rocking ensemble - anchored by drummer, Ray Grappone’s solid, funky beats, Peter Bennett's bass, Jimmy Bennett's stinging guitar, Benny Harrison's passionate keyboard wizardry and vocals with soulful singer Vicki Bell.

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/26/2013 - 20:00

Bob Martin w/ friends Sandy Goulet & John Spano (BALLROOM)

Celebrate 40 Years of Bob Martin with friends Sandy Goulet & John Spano.

Spend a night of stories and friends with Bob to celebrate his 40 years of writing and performing; a great night for all ages. Bob Martin's 2011 CD, "Live at the Bull Run" entered the Euro Americana Charts at #13. And though we may be biased, for obvious reasons, we think it is one of the best folk albums we've heard in awhile. Bob is an amazing songwriter, telling stories of ordinary folks in familiar surroundings. His turn of phrase and rich imagery put him in the company of Dylan and Cohen.

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/26/2013 - 20:00

William Bird Jr., Honee Hess, and Emilee Wooten

Date: 
Sunday, September 29, 2013 - 9:00pm
Program: 

A small piece of the Connecticut Charter Oak. A wooden chip cut from a railroad tie. A piece of cake from President Roosevelt’s birthday ball. A magnifying glass and chads from Broward County, Florida. All of these mementos can be found in the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History, Division of Political History. Tonight on Inquiry we speak with WILLIAM L. BIRD JR., curator and historian at the Smithsonian about his new book SOUVENIR NATION: RELICS, KEEPSAKES, AND CURIOS FROM THE SMITHSONIAN’S NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AMERICAN HISTORY.

The Alternate Routes

Reflecting America's grit, determination, & passions in Rock & Roll edged songs.

The Alternate Routes’ name suits them well. They’re a band that‘s never really fit in - in a good way. Without a definitive genre to reference or an established scene to rally behind them, they’ve been something of a rogue wave in an ocean of bands. They built a fan base the old fashioned way, by driving around the country in a big, white Ford Econoline van, winning crowds over one-person-at-a-time with solid, catchy songs and an explosive live show.

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/25/2013 - 20:00

VanRet

Coretta Sellars hails from the small town of Lunenburg, MA, contributing her neutral sound and passionate lyrics to the musical blends of Country, Blues, and Folk/Rock stylings. Having already recorded five albums between 1996 and present day, Sellars has created a prolific catalogue of songs that have become popular and personal amongst her fellow listeners and fan base. Sellars recently formed the duo VanRet with friend and musician Krista Van Guilder. The duo performs a wide range of cover songs, and originals as well.

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/24/2013 - 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: 
Wed, 10/23/2013 - 19:30

Peter Yarrow

Peter Yarrow met Noel "Paul" Stookey and Mary Travers in Greenwich Village sometime around 1959 and by 1962 Warner Brothers Records released the Trio's first album, the eponymous "Peter, Paul & Mary". The album remained in the Top Ten for ten months, in the Top Twenty for two years and sold more than two million copies.

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/19/2013 - 20:00

Garnet Rogers

Garnet Rogers does a stunning one-man show. His powerful baritone and passionate work with a variety of instruments creatively meld old and new sounds, and his story songs are marked by wit, sensitivity and commitment to ordinary people living with extraordinary courage, sorrow, and joy in a large landscape. The Boston Globe calls Rogers "A brilliant songwriter, one of the major talents of our time," and Sing Out! dubs him "The greatest male interpreter and vocalist on the contemporary folk scene."

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/18/2013 - 20:00

The Chandler Travis Three-o (Ballroom)

The Chandler Travis Three-o, like most things in life, started by mistake, as a result of Chandler having having a hard time finding rooms large enough to house his nine-piece Chandler Travis Philharmonic. In 2009 or so, a couple of small, friendly bars opened on Cape Cod (the first being the Harvest Wine Gallery in Dennis) that asked Chandler about doing something with just another person or two, which wasn’t at all the direction he’d been going in.

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/12/2013 - 20:00

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