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Billy Novick & Guy Van Duser

Together as a duo for more than thirty years- longer than most marriages- Guy and Billy have performed in concerts, clubs and festivals all over North America and Europe. You also may have heard them as frequent guests of the Prairie Home Companion show, NPR's All Things Considered, or on one one the numerous film and television soundtracks they have been featured on.

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Wed, 02/12/2014 - 20:00

Guy Mendilow Duo

Join us for a rare, up-close, evening awash with warm harmonies and intricate textures asGuy Mendilow (twice voted Boston’s Best World Music Act) and renowned Argentinian singer Sofia Tosello bring an intimate duo version of their Tales from the Forgotten Kingdom: Ladino Songs Renewed program to Passim. Starting in ancient Spain and winding through Sarajevo, Salonica and Jerusalem, Mendilow and Tosello bring to life the adventure and passion of Sephardi songs and legends.

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Sun, 02/09/2014 - 16:30

Mary Fahl of October Project

“Sounding like no other singer of her generation” (, Mary Fahl is an expressive, emotional singer/songwriter who first achieved fame as lead singer and co-founder of the mid-1990s cult band OCTOBER PROJECT, an East Coast chamber-pop group that recorded two poetic albums for Epic, selling over 300,000 albums.

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Sat, 02/08/2014 - 20:00

Margaret Glaspy with special guest Star Rover

Born and raised in Northern California, Margaret Glaspy has brought her indescribable voice to the east coast and New York City couldn't be happier. She is a committed student to the music around her and has been writing some of the most innovative and heartfelt material of her generation. With a list of influences including Omou Sangare, Feist, Jeff Buckley, and Nina Simone, she has created a sound and writing style that is undeniable, honest, and a tribute to the beautiful music that she has discovered throughout her 23 years.

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Fri, 02/07/2014 - 20:00

Dirk Powell & Riley Bauguss

Dirk Powell combines deep-running roots in rural American tradition with an overarching artistic vision that speaks poignantly to the audiences of today. From learning banjo and fiddle at the feet of his grandfather in Kentucky, through founding the Louisiana Cajun group Balfa Toujours, to extensive recording and film work with such artists as Jack White, Joan Baez, T-Bone Burnett, Anthony Minghella, Loretta Lynn, and Spike Lee, Dirk has arrived at a place all his own - one where tradition, inspiration, and innovation meet without borders.

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Thu, 02/06/2014 - 20:00

Tom Brosseau & Rusty Belle

Tickets: $12, members $10

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Wed, 02/05/2014 - 20:00

Vinx: Soul Recitals

Join Vinx on the first Tuesday of each month for a new music series... Soul Recitals. Each month, Vinx will invite 3-4 up and coming artists of exceptional and unique talent who possess that rare gift - the ability to truly touch your soul. For the pure and adventurous music lover - you won't want to miss this!

Tickets $10, members $8




Event Date: 
Tue, 02/04/2014 - 20:00

Lyle Brewer, David Tanklefsky opens

LYLE BREWER currently plays guitar in the Ryan Montbleau Band, a well-oiled six-piece touring machine that has been on the road for nearly ten years. Since joining the band full-time in 2010, Brewer has shared stages with legends like Oteil Burbridge (Allman Brothers Band), Bill Kreutzmann (Grateful Dead), and jam-scene veterans such as Assembly of Dust and Max Creek. In 2011 Lyle released his first EP under the Lyle Brewer Trio entitled Music To My Fears, which includes longtime Boston musicians Dean Casell on bass and Mike Piehl on drums.

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Mon, 02/03/2014 - 20:00

Eleni Mandell, Vikesh Kapoor opens

 Eleni Mandell has published solo albums through Zedtone Records in Toronto, Ontario and is also a member of folk super-group The Living Sisters with Inara George and Becky Stark. Mandell attended punk and underground rock shows while growing up in Los Angeles in the 1980s. She was inspired as a young songwriter by Tom Waits, X, Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, and Randy Newman.[2] Chuck E.

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Sun, 02/02/2014 - 20:00

Dietrich Strause, Hannah Read opens

Boston-based touring songwriter and performer Dietrich Strause, is releasing his third full length album on October 22nd, 2013.

Event Date: 
Sat, 02/01/2014 - 20:00


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