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Peter Mulvey

Peter Mulvey has spent twenty-odd years on the road, performing songs from his own catalog and from a vast, varied, and deep well of classic and obscure covers. Night after night, the process of divining the heart of a song and being alert to where the moment can lead, has shaped him as an artist. To each rendition, he brings the soul of a singer, a light touch in a heavy world.

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/10/2012 - 20:00

Songwriter Sessions - Lisa Martin Hosts Steve Allain, Jan Luby & Mary Ann Rossoni

Tickets: $5

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/09/2012 - 19:00

Paul Geremia

For forty years, Paul Geremia has lived on the fruit of his musical labours, travelling and performing in venues from street singing to club and concert bookings, throughout the U.S.A., Canada and Europe. Geremia has built a reputation as a first rate bluesman, songwriter, a “scholar” of early jazz and blues, and one of the best country blues fingerpickers ever with his tools - six and twelve-string guitars, harmonica, piano and a husky soulful voice - and with an innate sense of the humor as well as the drama of the music, he keeps traditional blues fresh and alive with his performances.

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/03/2012 - 20:00

Open Mic - Hosts - Faith Montaperto & Kala Farnham Feature - Curtis Brand

Curtis Brand says, “My music is an effort to reach out to people I have not yet met and present some of what I have learned in my travels. I hope you find something of value in what I have tried to share.”

Tickets: $7

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 19:30

From Canada: THE SOULJAZZ ORCHESTRA Zongo Junction opens

For over a decade, the Ottawa-based Souljazz Orchestra has been bridging the gap between funk and Afrobeat. The band delivers its signature horn-drenched melodies driven by a percussive explosion of soul, jazz, Latin and Caribbean rhythms, along with primitive keyboard. With lyrics touching on politics and spirituality, the multicultural collective will release its new collaborative recording, Solidarity, this September. Zongo Junction will open.

Tickets: $15 advance, $17 day of General admission, standing room only, 18+

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/29/2012 - 21:00

From Ireland MARY BLACK

“Blessed with a voice that is pure gold.” - Los Angeles Times

Mary Black has long been considered one of the finest female vocalists in the Celtic world. An unparalleled interpretive singer with a beautiful, dynamic voice, she draws on her traditional Irish folk and ballad background to create music that soars with a contemporary edge. She’s touring in support of Stories from the Steeples, her much-anticipated first studio album in six years.

Tickets: $48, $42, $37, $30 Reserved seating

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/10/2012 - 20:00

Jack Kerouac Literary Festival - Legendary jazz singer Mark Murphy

with David Amram and John Sinclair 

for more info call 978-204-1651 or

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/12/2012 - 20:30

Dom Polski Club

10 Coburn Street
Lowell , MA 01850
Phone: (978) 452-8262.


Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 10:00am

Tonight on Inquiry we welcome back ADAM ZAHLER, Associate Professor of Theatre at Worcester State University and also the Chair of Visual and Performing Arts Department. Adam talks about the new production of Tony Kushner’s masterpiece ANGELS IN AMERICA: THE MILLENNIUM APPROACHES. Performances at Worcester State University will be November 15, 16, and 17at 8PM and November 18 at 2PM.  For information about tickets and times, please go to:

First Night Boston - John Scofield's Überjam

First Night is pleased to host the first reunion show of jazz guitar master John Scofield with his legendary Überjam. 2013 will reunite this legendary band both on the road and in the studio. This group pioneered Scofield’s fusing of jazz, funk and electronic music to become one of the defining bands of his career. The original Überjam record was released in 2002 with Up All Night the following year – recordings that documented Scofield’s fruitful collaboration with guitarist/computer manipulator Avi Bortnick, drummer Adam Deitch and bassist Andy Hess.

Event Date: 
Mon, 12/31/2012 - 20:30


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