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QUEER WOMEN IN HIP HOP NIGHT – feat. SOLO SEXX + BILLY DEAN THOMAS + AFRO PANTHER

Solo Sexx (MA): Salt n Pepa meets the Buzzcocks with a spritz of the Shangri-Las, Solo Sexx is a force to be reckoned with. 2 fierce female MCs breaking binaries and boundaries, bringing loud, psychedelic technicolor realness to the stage since 2008.

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/30/2016 - 22:00

BONG WISH + THE DIVIDED SELF + WICKED ROT + PATCHOULI MIST

Bong Wish - Dreamy folk rock feat. Mariam Saleh / Spenser Gralla / Jesse S. Gallagher / Doug Tuttle

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The Divided Self - Sally of Secret Lover! strumming away on her acoustic guitar and telling wonderfully ghastly tales of love and sprite backed by babes John and Carissa.

Wicked Rot - Noise folk, mix between blues and musique concrete.

Patchouli Mist - Groovy good vibes rock.

$5 Cover @ the Door / Doors Open @ 10pm

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/16/2016 - 22:00

Jamie-Rose Guarrine Voice Recital at UMass Amherst

Listen to our new faculty member sing! - Welcome Jamie-Rose Guarrine, soprano

Soprano Jamie-Rose Guarrine joined the faculty of the UMass Amherst Department of Music and Dance in the fall of 2015.  On Saturday, January 23rd at 4pm in Bezanson Recital Hall, Guarrine, along with pianist Nadine Shank, will perform music by Schubert, Bernstein, Poulenc, John Kander, and Gendel.  Her concert will also include selections from Bellini’s bel canto masterpiece, La Sonnambula.

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/23/2016 - 16:00

Research in Music Lecture Series - Michael Vitalino

EVENT:   Research in Music Lecture Series: Liszt’s Poisoned Song

TIME & LOCATION:  2:30-3:30pm, Room 154, Fine Arts Center Music Wing, UMass Amherst campus

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/22/2016 - 14:30

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GRAND FATILLA:
Roberto Cassan - Accordion
Matt Glover - Electric Mandolin
Mike Rivard - Double Bass and Sintir
Fabio Pirozzolo - Percussion and Voice

Event Date: 
Sun, 01/24/2016 - 18:00

Special Salute to Two-Tone Records

Date: 
Monday, January 4, 2016 - 10:00pm
Program: 

POSITIVE NOISE will be back the first Monday of every month, starting with JANUARY 4 at 10PM. Tune in and listen to Uncle Mark as he spins everything from British Invasion through Punk and New Wave to No Wave and new alternative rock. Tonight there will also be a special salute to Britain' legendary TWO-TONE RECORDS.

CLEAR AUDIENCE

Formed in 2005, Clear Audience consists of Andy Voelker (saxophone), Luther Gray (drums), Steve Fell (guitar) and Jef Charland (bass).  Their first CD In All Are An Up For It was released in 2008.  After a hiatus from the studio they have completed their follow up recording and are excited to release it to the world. 

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:30

Howie Bursen - Food Bank Benefit Concert

An annual event since the early 1990’s. Howie Bursen will be joined by fiddler Jeff Davis, singer and guitarist John Bailey, and Martin Grosswendt, who plays anything with strings. Bursen is a virtuoso instrumentalist, respected songwriter and an acclaimed true master of the frailed banjo. On top of that, he can sing! Don’t miss this great night of entertainment for a great cause!!

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/30/2016 - 20:00

Don White

There is no one-word description for what Don White does. He has survived and thrived for over twenty-five years, bringing his audiences to laughter and tears in his live performances, studio recordings, and on the printed page. He is a storyteller-comedian-author-troubadour-folk singer-songwriter.

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:00

Ellis Paul - Marina Evans Opens

Ellis Paul is one of the leading voices in American songwriting and one of the top songwriters to emerge out of the fertile Boston folk scene. He helped create a movement that revitalized the national acoustic circuit with an urban, literate, folk rock style that helped renew interest in the genre in the 90’s.

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/16/2016 - 20:00

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