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Beatlejuice, Beatles cover band

For over sixteen years Beatlejuice has been the #1 choice for Beatles fans looking to get their fix of the Fab Four. Faithfully reproducing some of the greatest songs ever written, Beatlejuice covers every era of the Beatles catalog and on to the solo careers of the boys from Liverpool.

Artist website

Facebook Event (RSVP)

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/17/2012 - 21:30

Akashic Record, New Funk

Akashic Record is the funk brainchild of drummer Tom Arey and hammond organ whiz Beau Sasser formerly of the perennial Boston jamband, Uncle Sammy. Playing consistently in the Northeast, their floor shakin’ live show continues to thrill capacity crowds night after night with a focus on original compositions and interactive improvisation they have gone on to share the stage with legends Steely Dan, Michael MacDonald, Chicago and Earth, Wind and Fire.
Artist Facebook

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/16/2012 - 22:00

Ebinho Cardoso, Alternative/Experimental/Jazz

Ebinho Cardoso has been gaining popularity on the Brazilian music scene thanks to his innovative way of playing the bass. Composer, arranger and researcher, he uses the electric bass’ atypical elements, showing the possibilities of the bass as an instrument for rhythm section, solo projects and especially harmony. These characteristics all join in his live performances that combine precision and refinement. He connects the particularities of jazz music, classical music and popular Brazilian music.

Artist Myspace

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/15/2012 - 20:00

massmouth - spoken word semifinals

massmouth - promoting the art of storytelling

Event Date: 
Wed, 03/14/2012 - 19:00

Duppy Conquerors, Bob Marley covers!

The Duppy Conquerors consist of some of Boston’s best Reggae musicians. Collectively they have performed or shared the stage with; The Wailers, Ziggy Marley, The Skatalites, Jackie Mitto, U-Roy, Black Uhuru, Mikey Dread, Sugar Minott, Sly & Robbie, Gregory Isaacs, Dennis Brown, Yellowman, Eek-A-Mouse, Steel Pulse, Toots & The Maytals, Roland Alphonso, Leroy “Horsemouth” Wallace, Lloyd Knibb, Laurel Aitken, Lord Tanamo, Gil Scott Heron, Olatunji, Richie Havens, and many more!

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/10/2012 - 22:00

Jamie Lynn Hart, blues/rock & LoVeSeXy, Prince- funk/rock

Boston based artist Jamie Lynn Hart creates a seamless blend of rock and pop that backs up her powerhouse belt and infectious melodies. With her captivating voice, poetic lyrics and mastered musicianship, she creates a commanding sound reminiscent of KT Tunstall and Paula Cole.
Artist website

LoVeSeXy - A spot-on recreation of Prince’s greatest dance music, with a collection of Boston’s best insrumentalists and singers.

Artist webpage

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/09/2012 - 22:00

Heather Maloney, pop / rock

Heather’s 2011 release and her second full length album “Time & Pocket Change” is both deep and playful; the Portland Phoenix has dubbed it “Richly orchestrated post-coffee shop pop held together by pipes and lyrics well beyond her years.” WUMB Boston Radio’s Jason Moberg says: “This album is incredible, I’m blown away.” and added three songs into their rotation.

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/09/2012 - 19:30

Hadag Nahash, funk/hip hop

Booming out of Jerusalem in 1996 HADAG NAHASH, became the biggest band Israel has to offer. Its music combines fresh Hip Hop, rock, reggae and funk sounds, and serves as a melting pot of tight grooves with Middle Eastern flavor. Their unique sound attracts many dedicated followers, as well as vast media reception. They’ve gained momentum year after year, and today are considered the best selling Hip Hop artist in Israel. Artist website Facebook Event (RSVP)

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/08/2012 - 19:30
Thu, 03/08/2012 - 22:00

Revolutionary Snake Ensemble, big band funk

Led by saxophonist Ken Field, Revolutionary Snake Ensemble is a costumed funk/street beat improvisational brass band performing a unique blend of original and traditional music.

Artist website

Event Date: 
Wed, 03/07/2012 - 08:00

Questionnairey

Starting in March, every Tuesday!

A new public quiz game right here at Johnny D’s! Come in and show how smart you really are!

Questionnairey is a brand new game from the creators of Stump! Trivia. It is a bar entertainment game run very similar to Stump! trivia except that instead of asking trivia questions, we ask survey questions that have been culled by polling people that have played the game in previous weeks.

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Event Date: 
Tue, 03/06/2012 - 20:00
Tue, 03/13/2012 - 20:00
Tue, 03/20/2012 - 20:00
Tue, 03/27/2012 - 20:00

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Know Your Host:
Jim Benitez

A self-taught Latin percussionist since the age of 12 when his father handed him Cal Tjader’s 1960 “Latino” album featuring Mongo Santamaria and Willie Bobo back in 1966, and an LP fiberglass conga and told him, “Here, learn to play right with these”, he’s been living and breathing Latin Jazz since.

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Fridays, 7 to 11 pm

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