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“Concert at the Garden” - The Saturdays

The Saturdays, a musical group that blends folk, bluegrass, rock and the blues, will be playing original arrangements of contemporary and traditional favorites. The group features strong lead and harmony vocals, guitar, dobro, mandolin, and percussion to present a tight and eclectic sound.

Event Date: 
Sun, 09/30/2012 - 15:00

The Twangbusters

The Twangbusters bring their danceable blend of rootsy rhythms and soulful blues infused with twang to Cantina La Mexicana. Though new to the music scene, the Twangbusters are a quartet of well-known roots musicians who are quickly winning a devoted following.  With dynamo "Mizz Paula" Bradley (Girl Howdy, Uncle Earl) on piano, ukulele and vocals (described as "Patsy Cline meets Bessie Smith"), Peter "Dr.

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/14/2012 - 20:30

Faculty Tuba/Piano Recital

LOCATION:
Bezanson Recital Hall, UMass Amherst campus

PERFORMERS:
John Bottomley, tuba; & Nikki Stoia, piano

TICKET INFORMATION:
Tickets are available online http://www.umasstix.com/musicanddance or at the Fine Arts Center Box Office, 413-545-2511. Tickets are $3 for UMass Amherst students; $5 for other students, senior citizens, and children under 18 years of age; $10 for the general public.

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/28/2012 - 20:00

The Funky ABs

Amy Bowles and Aaron Bellamy bring together this slick funky-jazz band for one of our favorite Monday night funk party! Website:  Click to Visit

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Event Date: 
Mon, 09/10/2012 - 21:00

Blues on Sunday!

The Beehive's Sunday night Blues series features a core band of legendary players with a revolving door of guests singing, sitting in, and getting down...the perfect antidote for the Sunday blues!

 The all-star house blues band is led by 25-year musical veteran keyboardist and producer, Bruce Bears. Come in for a relaxing Sunday night of great performance, food and libations compliments of Jack Daniel's. Don't miss it!

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Event Date: 
Sun, 09/09/2012 - 20:00
Sun, 09/16/2012 - 20:00
Sun, 09/23/2012 - 20:00
Sun, 09/30/2012 - 20:00

Zili Misik

The all-female group, Zili Misik, bridges cultures, generations and continents with their own blend of rhythmic infused Hatian, Afro-Brazilian, Afro-Cuban, Neo Soul music. Website:  Click to Visit

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Event Date: 
Sat, 09/08/2012 - 22:00

Samirah Evans Band

Samirah Evans is "smoky-sweet". Tonight she brings New Orleans Soul to Boston.

One of New Orleans most popular blues vocalists, Evans, has performed for many consecutive years at the famous New Orleans Jazz and heritage festival, toured Europe and shared stages with B.B. King and James Brown and even New Orleans own Queen of Soul, Irma  Thomas. Website:  Click to Visit

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Event Date: 
Fri, 09/07/2012 - 22:00

Charles Haynes & Friends

As one of the most versatile drummers of this generation, Charles Haynes has worked with a wide array of artists such as Lady Gaga, Kanye West, Patti Labelle, Meshell Nedeocello, Kenny Garrett, and Robert Glasper. Joined by John Shannon on Guitar, Masayuki Hirano on keyboards, Kyle Miles on bass, and more special guests... Don't miss his debut quartet project.

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Event Date: 
Thu, 09/06/2012 - 21:30

Carlos Averhoff-Iresi

Cuban sax virtuoso Averhoff plays with a fiery passion that seems to only come from Havana. This modern jazz with a Latin flame is original music played by an amazing and exciting band.

Event Date: 
Wed, 09/05/2012 - 21:00

Alexie Tsiganov - Citizens of The World

From St Petersburg, Russian composer Alexei Tsiganov brings a world perspective to his very hot band. Tsiganov is a master vibes player, monster pianist and sets things on fire with his international band: Renato Malavasi-drums (Brazil), Frenando Huergo-bass (Argentina), Paul Lieberman-Sax (USA). Website:  Click to Visit

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Event Date: 
Tue, 09/04/2012 - 21:00

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