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ENTER THE HAGGIS (Rock)

You’ll become a "Haggis Head" after hearing these Toronto musicians play the music of Ireland and Scotland. The band has landed high on Billboard and iTunes World Music chart positions and appeared on "Live with Regis and Kelly" and PBS’ "Out of Ireland." Constantly honing and evolving their sound, ETH blend elements of rock and pop, traditional Celtic fare, and art school eclecticism.  www.enterthehaggis.com

Admission: non-member $22 member $18
Discounts (seniors, students, children) are available

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/24/2012 - 20:00

ROCK OFF MAIN STREET: ROCK SHOWDOWN SEMIFINALS

TCAN's successful Rock Off Main youth music program is an all-ages show that provides a venue for bands in this region to take their eclectic mix of music out of their basements and put it on stage where it belongs, performing for their peers. Winners of the Rock Off Main Street Showdown Semi-finals will compete for a partial scholarship to Berklee College of Music's Summer Program. Bands to perform are: Centre St., Ask Me Later, Reckless Youth, and 3rd Man Factor.. 

Admission: non-member $8 non-member $8
Discounts (seniors, students, children) are available

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/23/2012 - 19:30

TCAN FOLK/ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC

Craig Sonnenfeld ushers in the spring equinox with his 4th and latest CD, Angels, Lovers and Fools

Event Date: 
Tue, 03/20/2012 - 20:00

BILL HARLEY AND KEITH MUNSLOW (Family)

Bill and Keith are award-winning performers, storytellers and songwriters...but as a duo, anything can happen! Their new CD will be released in 2012, and this special show of song, story, comedy and improvisation celebrates this tour de force partnership as they play together and play off of each other. Winner of multiple Grammys, Bill uses song and story to paint a vibrant and hilarious picture of growing up and family life. Keith has won Parents’ Choice and NAPPA awards for his bluesy and humorous music for kids.

Admission: adult $10 child $8

Event Date: 
Sun, 03/18/2012 - 14:00

GEORGE WINSTON (Instrumental)

George Winston launched a new musical genre over 30 years ago with a recording of piano solos called Autumn. With a unique "folk piano" style blending traditional American folk music with New Orleans R&B, George’s hypnotic pieces suggest the play of color and light and the quiet melancholy and icy clarity of winter. George will also play from his latest release, "Love Will Come – The Music of Vince Guaraldi, Vol.

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/16/2012 - 20:00
Sat, 03/17/2012 - 20:00

TCAN PLAYERS present STOP KISS (Theater)

"A delicately balanced comic drama." —The New York Times.

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/02/2012 - 20:00
Sat, 03/03/2012 - 20:00
Sun, 03/04/2012 - 14:00
Fri, 03/09/2012 - 20:00
Sat, 03/10/2012 - 20:00
Sun, 03/11/2012 - 14:00

The Modern Art Collective

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/31/2012 - 22:00

Ryan Kowal Ensemble

Vibraphonist/drummer Ryan Kowal has been making waves in Rhode Island for a few years now playing with a variety of different groups including Interplay, Dusty Frames, and California Smile, but is now venturing into his own territory. With a new solo album, Fossils In Time, Ryan is bursting into the Boston area scene.
Ryan Kowal-vibraphone
Tom Casale-bass
Pat Galagan-guitar
Scott Roddick-mandolin
Tony Cabral-piano
TBD-drums

http://ryankowal.bandcamp.com/

$10 Cover

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/30/2012 - 20:00

Tectonic Fever

Tectonic Fever was inspired by the recordings of Sonny Sharrock-- rock guitar in a jazz setting. We cover a few of Sonny's compositions, but this is mainly an original project for which I write. TF is a rotating cast of characters and I am very fortunate to work this evening with some of Boston's finest improvisers:

Andrew Stern-- guitar
Jef Charland-- bass
Jim Hobbs-- sax
Luther Gray-- drums

$10 Cover

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/29/2012 - 22:00

Berklee Global Jazz Institute Concert Series

The Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) is a performance program designed to foster creativity and musicianship through various musical disciplines, with pianist and composer Danilo Pérez as its artistic director. The BGJI provides a comprehensive contemporary music environment where students are given opportunities to explore their creativity to the highest level possible, advance the power of music as a tool for the betterment of society, and connect musical creative thinking with the natural environment.

$10 Cover

Event Date: 
Wed, 03/28/2012 - 21:30

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Al Dean

Al grew up listening to the music of the 40’s on his father’s EH Scott radio and 78 records. Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and Benny Goodman were family favorites. This is first experience in the broadcasting field and allows him to dig into his closet of old vinyls and share them with his audience on the Sunday afternoon edition of the Jazz Matinee.

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Sundays, 12 to 4 pm

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