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Jeff Pitchell & Texas Flood

Beer and Wine Night

Jeff Pitchell is an internationally acclaimed, award winning singer, songwriter, guitarist, and an actor who reminds fans of Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimi Hendrix, BB King etc. But most of all he's a top drawing, best selling artist whose explosive guitar playing and impassioned vocals have drawn rave reviews from fans and critics alike for simply playing music that Jeff himself has written! Jeff and Texas Flood are top-notch musicians and singers who unite to bring a high energy mix of Rhythm and Blues, Rock, Soul and funky Texas Blues.

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/07/2012 - 20:00

Mamadou

"We are humbled and honored to have won the 2011 Boston Music Award for International Artist of the Year! Thank you to all who have supported us along the way. We are grateful and inspired!" Mamadou Diop.

Event Date: 
Fri, 07/06/2012 - 20:00

Paul Combs' Pocket Big Band

Paul Combs' Pocket Big Band is now in its eleventh year of delighting audiences with exciting modern jazz. "This is a nine-piece powerhouse," wrote Ted Belastock in Quarter Notes Magazine. The band's repertoire includes both engaging arrangements of well-known standards and music many have probably never heard before. Among the rarities are compositions by Jazz Giant Tadd Dameron that Combs has discovered in the course of researching his biography of this very important American musician. 

Event Date: 
Sun, 07/01/2012 - 14:00

Violin River

Violin River returns to the house of Chan! Features the musical talents of Joe Cardente, Kenn Reynolds, Richard Herzog, Gary St.Germain, Paul Sauvageau & Carleen Roberts. Gratefully covering The Dead

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Tickets: $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/28/2012 - 20:00

Delta Generators

The Delta Generators are an award winning band that has accomplished a lot since forming in 2008. Winning the Boston Blues Society’s blues challenge in 2008, this earned them a spot in the International Blues Challenge held in Memphis in 2009, best Blues Band in Worcester Magazine for 2009 and nominated for Best R&B Act in the Boston Phoenix in 2010.

Event Date: 
Fri, 07/27/2012 - 20:00

Open Mic

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Event Date: 
Wed, 07/25/2012 - 19:00

Occidental Gypsy

Chan's presents an evening of Gypsy Pop with Occidental Gypsy. Their diverse, sophisticated and eclectic sound stems from the influence of Gypsy Swing founders Django Reinhardt & Stephane Grappelli.

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Tickets: $12

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/21/2012 - 20:00

Rick Estrin & The Nightcats

CD release for west coast animated Blues Harp great Rick Estrin & the talented Nightcats.

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Tickets: $19

Tickets: $15

Event Date: 
Fri, 07/20/2012 - 20:00

Ana Popovic

Two great nights with Ana Popovic as Ana celebrates her new hot cd. Come help her party right here at Chan’s. “Unconditional Tour”

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Tickets:8 pm $20, 10 pm $15, Both $23

Event Date: 
Mon, 07/16/2012 - 20:00
Mon, 07/16/2012 - 22:00
Tue, 07/17/2012 - 20:00
Tue, 07/17/2012 - 22:00

Get Back

CD release for Matt Stubbs, Brian Templeton & friends. Come and be a part of the celebration and a great night of exciting music!

Tickets: $12

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/14/2012 - 20:00

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Jim Benitez

A self-taught Latin percussionist since the age of 12 when his father handed him Cal Tjader’s 1960 “Latino” album featuring Mongo Santamaria and Willie Bobo back in 1966, and an LP fiberglass conga and told him, “Here, learn to play right with these”, he’s been living and breathing Latin Jazz since.

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