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PERFUME GENIUS / DUSTED

Mike Hadreas of PERFUME GENIUS writes music that moves his audiences to tears; he evokes emotions you didn't even know you had. This indie-pop/folk singer has a sound similar to Radicalface, Sufjan Stevens and Justin Vernon of Bon Iver. http://www.myspace.com/kewlmagik

Event Date: 
Sun, 10/07/2012 - 20:00

A TRIBUTE TO BOB MARLEY w/ DUB STATION

Come check out DUB STATION and their tribute to the legendary Bob Marley!  www.reggae4i.com

$12 cash at door

 

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/06/2012 - 22:00

SMOOTH MONEY

Funk/rock band SMOOTH MONEY GESTURE always knows how to have a good time. The band's sound is rooted in rock and roll with elements of funk, bluegrass, metal, and electronica producing a jam based high energy psychedelic creation all their own. Be ready for a cover or two of The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Frank Zappa, The Allman Brothers, The Grateful Dead, or Phish as well!
Event Date: 
Sat, 10/06/2012 - 19:00

HONK!FEST KICKOFF (Street Bands)

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/05/2012 - 19:30

BRONZE RADIO RETURN, ROSS LIVERMORE BAND opens

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/04/2012 - 20:00

An Evening With JAMES McMURTRY

Americana singer-songwriter JAMES MCMURTRY has been around since 1989, when his first album, Too Long in the Wasteland, was released. The album, which was produced by John Mellencamp, marked the beginning of a long and successful career in music. Similar artists include the Gourds, Joe Ely, Robert Earl Keen, and Drive-By Truckers. http://www.jamesmcmurtry.com/index.html

Event Date: 
Wed, 10/03/2012 - 20:00

Catherine Russell and Virginia Mayhew

Date: 
Friday, October 5, 2012 - 6:00pm

Catherine Russell is a lady born to music. Her father, Luis Russell (1902-63), was Louis Armstrong's orchestra leader beginning in the mid-1930s. Her mother, Carline Ray, is a bassist, singer, great all-around musician and a member of the International Sweethearts of Rhythm, the 1940s all-woman band that swung as hard as the men. "This Daughter of Jazz Is One Cool Cat," reads the headline of Nat Hentoff's profile for The Wall Street Journal.

A Guthrie Family Tribute

Date: 
Thursday, October 4, 2012 - 7:00pm
Program: 

2012 is the 100th anniversary of the year of Woody Guthrie’s birth, while October 3, 2012 is the 45th anniversary of Woody’s death. So in tribute we’ll play songs from
Woody and by Woody, along with dozens of Woody covers, as well as recordings from Arlo Guthrie, Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion, and others. Local artist James Keyes will be a guest in the studio. Be sure to listen at 7PM this Thursday.

Thomas Lauderdale

Date: 
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 6:00pm

Pianist Thomas Lauderdale is the co-founder of the celebrated orchestral ensemble Pink Martini, which bridges classical, jazz, world music and old-fashioned pop.

"I'm inching my way towards Liberace land every day," Lauderdale says, laughing after opening with a rollicking take on "Malaguena," composed by Cuba's equivalent of George Gershwin, Ernesto Lecuona.

Donny Hathaway

Date: 
Monday, October 1, 2012 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Best known for his sweet duets with Roberta Flack in the 1970s, Donny Hathaway was one of soul music's saddest stories. He was born in Chicago and began as a session musician for Aretha Franklin, Jerry Butler & The Staples Singers. His intensity & creativity were recognized from his first solo recording, but his career was cut short by suicide at a young age. Join host Tom Shaker as we celebrate the life and music of Donny Hathaway this week, starting at 7pm.

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