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''Gumbo'' New Orleans style! (Blues)

A recently formed Boston based band featuring the music from New Orleans and Blues. Featuring music from the Meters, Dr. John, James Booker, John Cleary, Floyd Dixon, Proffesor Longhair, The Wild Tchoupitoulas, John Boute, Coco Montoya, among others.

The players are All Star quality figures in the Boston / Berklee scene. Dave Limina keys and Hammond b3 ; Bob Tamagni drums ; Dave Buda bass ; Mike Williams guitar ; Jim Porcella vocals and percussion.

Ticket Prices: $18 (Stu/Sen $17, Mem $15 Child U 12 $9)

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/22/2013 - 20:00

The Big Doozie Presents: Karen K & the Jitterbugs: CD Release Show (family)

Bug Out! With Karen K & the Jitterbugs as they celebrate the release of their new album Big Ol' Truck.

Playing retro-rock for the whole family, this high-energy band based out of Brooklyn, NY and Boston, MA will have tots and their parents dancing in the aisles with their upbeat, well-crafted and totally catchy tunes. Concerts feature songs from their first hit album released in 2011, Pancakes for Dinner, and new tunes from their much-anticipated album, Big Ol' Truck!

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/16/2013 - 14:30

Amazing Theater: Godspell the musical by Stephen Schwartz John-Michael Tebelak

An adaption of the musical, in a modern-day song-and-dance recreation of the Gospel of St. Matthew. Structured as a series of parables, which are then interspersed with a variety of modern music set primarily to lyrics from traditional hymns, with the passion of Christ briefly portrayed near the end of the performance. Godspell's message of love, acceptance, and tolerance transcends religion and is relevant to people of all beliefs. Directed by Cynthia Austin (MFA in acting PHD in theatre and member of Actors Equity).

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/08/2013 - 20:00
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Sun, 03/17/2013 - 14:00

Atwater-Donnelly Band

Winners of the 2007 Motif Magazine "Best Folk Act" award, the four-member Atwater-Donnelly Band, includes Aubrey, Elwood, Cathy Clasper-Torch (fiddle, cello, and vocals) and Kevin Doyle (percussion, Irish step and tap dance).

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/02/2013 - 20:00

Yale Spizzwinks(?) (a cappella)

The Spizzwinks(?) are America's first underclassman a cappella group. In an age before iPods or reality TV, when the only way to hear singing without instruments was in the shower, we showed the world that a bunch of college guys sporting sweet harmonies and a perplexing name was a winning combination. That's right - we liked a cappella before it was cool. www.spizzwinks.com

Ticket Prices: $18 (Stu/Sen $17, Mem $15 Child U12 $9)

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/01/2013 - 20:00

From Third Stream to Contemporary Improvisation

Join concert curators Gunther Schuller and Tanya Kalmanovitch for From Third Stream to Contemporary Improvisation, a concert exploring the Third Stream in its historical and present-day status. When musical visionaries Gunther Schuller and Ran Blake founded New England Conservatory's groundbreaking Third Stream Department in 1972, they inaugurated a rich conversation between multiple musical styles and communities.

Event Date: 
Tue, 02/19/2013 - 20:00

An ACOUSTIC EVENING with ALEJANDRO ESCOVEDO and the SENSITIVE BOYS

There are songwriters who sing their songs, and then there are songs who sing their writers. Alejandro Escovedo is one with his muse and his music. Over a lifetime spent traversing the bridge between words and melody, he has ranged over an emotional depth that embraces all forms of genre and presentation, a resolute voice that weathers the emotional terrain of our lives. Sometimes it takes the form of barely contained rage, the rock of punk amid kneeled feedback; sometimes it caresses and soothes, a whispery harmony.

Event Date: 
Sun, 03/31/2013 - 20:00

HAPA

Often encapsulated as the “Sound of Maui”, HAPA’s music evokes a place that many people at different times have referred to as heavenly. The overriding quality of their music is one of beauty and serenity, found in the majestic tones of the oli (chant), mele (song), the elegant movements of the sacred dance known as hula, and the exhilarating innovative sounds of virtuoso slack key guitar. 

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/29/2013 - 20:00

TODD SNIDER

Todd Snider is on the happy back end of happy hour at a favorite East Nashville bar, talking about his new album Agnostic Hymns & Stoner Fables. “This record doesn’t come from good times,” Snider says. “I wanted to sound the way I feel, which sometimes means sounding like a broken soul.” 

He might carry the mantle of “storyteller” – it’s what he titled his live record, after all – but Agnostic Hymns & Stoner Fables is anything but a nice, folk/Americana troubadour album.  ToddSnider.net

$25 Advance | $28 Day of Show

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/28/2013 - 20:00

JOAN OSBORNE, Opener: Jill Andrews

Her most recent release “Bring it on Home” was just nominated for a Grammy in the Best Blues album category. She is a charismatic performer and has one of the most soulful voices on the planet. JoanOsborne.com

$40 Advance | $45 Day of Show

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/21/2013 - 20:00

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