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Double Bill Duos: Daphne Lee Martin, Jim Carpenter and Frank Critelli

Songwriting Chanteuse Daphne Lee Martin “Dame Calico” performs as a solo artist and performs and records with The Red Hot Stove Tops, Ida Red, and her full original swing band, Raise the Rent! Wrung from the rags of New London’s speakeasies, Daphne Lee Martin & Raise the Rent stir together a wicked musical cocktail, drawing from the deep well of the American songbook.

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/21/2012 - 20:00

Nurture Yourself with Natural Products

Lavendar, chamomile and ginger root are found in many food items, health supplements, bath and body products, and household cleaners. But there is nothing new about their appeal and natural healing properties.

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/27/2012 - 10:30

From The Center: Creating Mandalas

Mandala is a Sanskrit word meaning circle. The form of the mandala is a circular design with a center point. They can be found in the sacred art of many cultures including Hindu, Buddhist, Native American and Christian. In psychology in the West, mandala is seen as a metaphor for self.

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/20/2012 - 10:00

Dropkick Murphys (with The Creepshow and The Devil Makes Three)

The Dropkick Murphys is one of Boston's true original bands - a punk rock band that plays Irish music, as leader Ken Casey once said, but also a group that captures the pride and excitement of Boston. So don't wait for St. Patrick's Day - check out the Dropkick Murphys on September 21 in Boston.

The concert is part of the band's Halfway to St. Patrick's Day tour, and includes other great bands like The Creepshow and The Devil Makes Three.


Event Date: 
Fri, 09/21/2012 - 19:00

Voice Masterclass

Bezanson Recital Hall, UMass Amherst campus

John Cheek, Metropolitan Opera bass-baritone

Sponsored by the Paulina Stark Vocal Enhancement Fund

No Charge

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/13/2012 - 18:30

JP Concerts presents the Wenham Street Brass

JP Concerts presents the Wenham Street Brass in a program of Handel, Schubert, Poulenc, Mozart and Anthony Plog. 

Admission is $10 at the door of the sanctuary of St. John’s Episcopal Church, 1 Roanoke, Jamaica Plain, MA. 

Event Date: 
Sat, 09/22/2012 - 16:00

Dennis Brennan

One of the best rock/roots/ singer-songwriters, Dennis Brennan electrifies audiences. Brennan is a cagey veteran on the rock scene with gritty, soulful and bluesy sets. Listen to elegant stomping and swinging classics in addition to original rumbas, jump blues and boogies.  Website: Click to Visit


No Cover

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/20/2012 - 22:00

"Jazz at Vernissage" - Louise Van Aarsen Group

Dutch-Born, Brookline-resident Jazz Vocalist & Composer Louise Van Aarsen will sing selections from her recent debut album "Destiny" as well as some favorite standards. By day a cancer researcher at Dana Farber, tonight Louise will enchant you with her unique voice, captivating lyrics and memorable melodies. Louise's musical Director and co-producer Rebecca Parris will make a special guest appearance. Louise will be joined by Paul McWilliams on piano, Peter Kontrimas on bass and Steven Hayward on congas.

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/20/2012 - 20:00

Cafe 939 Presents: Bell X1 / Duke Special

Bell X1 is an Irish rock band known for their wide range of styles, powerful live performances, intelligent and witty lyrics, and dedication to touring. NPR has said that they deliver "a brilliant co-mingling of electronic music and anthemic pop rock." The group was initially led by singer Damien Rice under the moniker Juniper, but Rice left the group and was replaced by vocalist/drummer Paul Noonan.

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/27/2012 - 20:00

Showcase Live presents Robert Glasper

Robert Glasper has long kept one foot planted firmly in jazz and the other in hip-hop and R&B. He's worked extensively with Q-Tip, playing keyboards on the rapper's 2008 album The Renaissance and co-writing the album single "Life Is Better" which featured his label mate Norah Jones. Glasper also serves as the music director in Yasiin Bey's touring band, and has toured with the multi-platinum R&B singer Maxwell.

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/04/2012 - 20:00


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