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Epiphany Project (Ancient Soul & Avant-Garde Folk)

Charles Mosesian Theatre

Epiphany Project features the fearless four-octave vocalist Bet Williams along with the powerful piano improvisations of John Hodian, whose melodies and rhythms reflect both his Armenian roots and his formal classical training. Percussionist Mal Stein adds his infectious groove to this trio ensemble.

Event Date: 
Thu, 07/19/2012 - 20:00

Ana Tijoux (French-Chilean; hip-hop; funk; latin)

Ana Tijoux, one of the biggest names in Latin American hip-hop, is touring in support of her new album, La Bala (The Bullet), the follow-up to her Grammy-nominated album, 1977. Born in France, where her parents were exiled during Pinochet's dictatorship in Chile, Tijoux returned to Chile as a teenager and became a household name with her first band, Makiza. Tijoux and her band take a whirlwind trip through hip-hop, jazz and funk, spiced up with a bit of politics and her great sense of humor. Pajaritos (Picó Picante) will open.

Event Date: 
Mon, 07/16/2012 - 21:00

Claudio Ragazzi & Nando Michelin

The duo of guitarist Ragazzi and pianist Michelin plays an exciting blend of contemporary jazz and South American music featuring original compositions. Claudio Ragazzi, originally from Argentina, and Nando Michelin, from Uruguay, share a vision and understanding of their art that stem from long careers in jazz and improvisational music. Both have been profoundly influenced by classical composers and world music, as well as tango and the folk traditions of their native countries.

Event Date: 
Sun, 07/15/2012 - 18:00

Debo Band (Ethiopian groove) & Grupo Fantsma (Latin)

"Boston's own Debo Band plays a hard-driving strain of '70s Ethiopian pop music with elements of rock, funk and jazz. The 11-piece band created a huge buzz at globalFEST and SXSW this year for its "incredible energy and passion and excellence."- All Songs Considered, NPR.

Event Date: 
Wed, 07/11/2012 - 21:00

Paul Lieberman Trio

The soulful, versatile flute/sax player Paul Lieberman is equally at home in the music of Brazil and jazz. Living in Brazil in the 1980s he performed and recorded with the country's best jazz and popular musicians, from Chico Buarque and Djavan to Hermeto Pascoal. He brings his trio, with two of Boston's best musicians, Alexei Tsiganov on piano and John Lockwood on bass.

Event Date: 
Sun, 07/08/2012 - 18:00

Evelyn Rosenthal & Steve Kirby Brazilian Duo

Vocalist Evelyn Rosenthal sings Brazilian bossa nova, samba, MPB, jazz, and more, with guitarist Steve Kirby, at this Cambridge Portuguese restaurant.

http://www.facebook.com/evelyn.rosenthal.music
www.myspace.com/evelynrosenthal

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/07/2012 - 19:00
Sat, 07/14/2012 - 19:00
Sat, 08/04/2012 - 19:00
Sat, 08/11/2012 - 19:00

Steven Kirby Trio

Guitarist Steven Kirby and his excellent trio, with Ed Lucie on bass and Mike Connors on drums, will play a mix of Brazilian music and jazz for the Sunset Sunday series at this Cambridge Portuguese restaurant. www.myspace.com/stevenkirbymusic

Event Date: 
Sun, 07/01/2012 - 18:00

The Sunset Cafe

851 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02141
Phone: 617-547-2938

Four O'clock Flowers with Samoa Wilson, Racky Thomas opens

Event Date: 
Sun, 07/15/2012 - 20:00

Shawn Mullins, Chuck Cannon opens

Shawn Mullins lives in Atlanta; he writes the songs that you might have heard in your friend's car. He is an active observer of life and translates life into song.

He is supported by Vanguard Records, a record label that has based it's foundation on the roots of true Americana music. Shawn recently finished writing and recording a new record for Vanguard entitled "LIght You Up" that was available in October, 2010.

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/14/2012 - 19:00
Sat, 07/14/2012 - 22:00

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