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The Michael Chasse Quartet

Michael P. Chasse - guitar
Eric Ostling - piano
Bronek Suchanek - bass
Dave Fox - drums

The quartet will be continuing the classic album series with Horace Silver's "Horace-Scope" from 1960.

Tickets: $5

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/05/2013 - 19:00

Deborah McDonnell Band

Deborah McDonnell Band plays contemporary bluegrass, country and folk rock.

Deborah grew up singing with her dad's country band in Pennsylvania and later attended Woodstock (the original!).

This makes for a rich stew of contemporary Bluegrass, Country and Folk-Rock.  Her strong, sweet vocals speak straight to the heart.

Legendary multi-instrumentalist, the artist known as S2 -- Stu Ervin -- has performed in bands from Austin to Boston and is currently wanted in every state.

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/29/2013 - 20:00


A documentary film by Artemis Joukowsky III. Proceeds benefit No Limits Media and its mission to promote the full participation of people with disabilities in the world community.

In 1939, Martha and Waitstill Sharp leave behind the safety of their home in Wellesley, Massachusetts and fly to war-torn Europe. In Nazi-occupied Prague and Paris, in the grim detention camps of Vichy France and on hidden trails through the Pyrenees, they risk their lives to help feed, shelter and rescue thousands of refugees including anti-Nazi dissidents and Jews.

Event Date: 
Mon, 04/08/2013 - 19:00

All-Star Comedy w/ Kenny Rogerson, Graig Murphy & Chris D

KENNY ROGERSON - For 20 years Kenney Rogerson has been one of the best comics nationwide. Frequently referred to as “the funniest man you’ve never heard of,” he combines a brilliant wit with an understated sarcasm that has led him to the nation’s top comedy clubs with appearances on late night talk shows like Letterman and Conan O’Brien. He has also made appearances on Comedy Central, Showtime’s “A Pair of Jokers,” Evening at the Improv, and MTV.

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/27/2013 - 20:00

Jay Unger & Molly Mason

The Heart and Soul of American Roots Music.

Jay Ungar & Molly Mason have become one of the most celebrated duos in the American acoustic music scene. Their consummate musicianship, incomparable warmth and wit, and obvious love of the music have delighted audiences worldwide.

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/26/2013 - 20:00

Ana Popovic Band (Sawtelle Room)

Two weeks after this show, Ana & band will be playing at the New Orleans Jazz Fest, one of the biggest festivals worldwide. So if you missed her here last summer, this could be your last chance to catch her, up close and personal, before she blows the roof off on her way to world-wide fame. If you did see her here last July, then you already know why you need to come back.

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/20/2013 - 20:00

33 Leaves (Ballroom)

An indie rock band from Massachusetts, 33 Leaves channel classic rock, modern rock, and the blues in their music.

In 2012, 33 Leaves recorded two EPs: "Medication Nation," alternative rock songs about addiction and relationships, and "Stories," a raucous and bluesy collection of rock songs about the darker sides of life and love.

The band is currently writing and recording a full LP to be released in 2013. Band members are: Ryan Wilcox (guitar and vocals), Reggie Bates (keys, guitar, and vocals), Joe Pisco (bass), and Dan Bates (drums).

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/20/2013 - 20:00

Livingston Taylor

Livingston Taylor picked up his first guitar at the age of thirteen, beginning a forty-year career that has encompassed performance, songwriting and teaching. Livingston recorded his first record at 18 and has continued to create well-crafted, introspective and original songs that have earned him listeners worldwide. From top-forty hits “I Will Be in Love with You” and “I’ll Come Running,” to “I Can Dream of You” and “Boatman” both recorded by his brother James, Livingston’s creative output has continued unabated.

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/19/2013 - 20:00

Jon Vezner with Jeff Gilkinson (Ballroom)

Grammy award-winning songwriter, Nashville based, Jon Vezner is a tunesmith of rare sensitivity and dry wit. His catalogue of recorded songs reflects his straight-to-the heart sensibility and emotional awareness. Vezner weaves the particulars of his own feelings with the lives of people he has known into universal themes that deeply touch listeners’ emotions. Jon will be joined by cellist Jeff Gilkinsin.

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/18/2013 - 19:30

Janiva Magness Band

Janiva Magness is among the premier blues and R&B singers in the world today, possessing an earthy, raw honesty born from her life experience. A charismatic performer known for her electrifying live shows, she is a gutsy and dynamic powerhouse. She received the coveted 2009 Blues Music Award for B.B. King Entertainer Of The Year (the second woman to ever win this award, Koko Taylor was the first). She also won Contemporary Blues Female Artist Of The Year, an honor she received in 2006 and 2007.

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/18/2013 - 19:30


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