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Toughcats

Toughcats come from the islands of North Haven and Vinalhaven, 12 miles off the coast of Maine. They are a nationally touring indie americana rock trio. They have been performing together for over eight years.

“It’s not every day that you’re completely blown away by a band. However, at their CMJ Festival showcase at Sullivan Hall, Toughcats managed to put the entire room in awe.” (Elise Yablon, NYC Examiner)

Event Date: 
Wed, 11/28/2012 - 20:00

Berklee American Roots Music series made possible by the Sam Eisenson fund for Country music at Berklee

Berklee American Roots Music series made possible by the Sam Eisenson fund for Country music at Berklee.

Tickets $10, members $5
 

Event Date: 
Tue, 11/27/2012 - 20:00

Matt Munisteri & Margaret Glaspy

Tickets $15, members $13

Event Date: 
Mon, 11/26/2012 - 20:00

Peter Calo & Kat Quinn

Hailed in review as "a master musician" by The Boston Globe; guitarist, producer, composer, arranger, songwriter, recording artist and performer. Most recognized for his work with Carly Simon, Peter Calo has recorded and performed with such legendary Grammy Award winning artists as James Taylor, Hall and Oates, and renowned record producer Phil Ramone, to mention only a few. He has performed on numerous television appearances, among them Good Morning America, Regis and Kelly, CBS Good Morning and the Late Show with David Letterman both as a band member and separately with featured guests.

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/25/2012 - 20:00

Hungrytown

Hungrytown, which is the musical and married duo of Ken Anderson and Rebecca Hall, have been making music full time since swapping their midtown New York cubicles for the hills of New England in 2004. Since then, the couple has been touring extensively, and has released two CDs, the self-titled Hungrytown (2008) and Any Forgotten Thing (2011), both of which receive high critical acclaim and much airplay in North America, Europe and Australia. hungrytown.net

Tickets: $15, members $13

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/25/2012 - 16:30

Bigfoot Research Organization featuring Rob Laurens, Lloyd Thayer, Joel Ninesling, Dave Dersham

Fact: The Bigfoot Research Organization (or BRO, for short) is a unique and as-yet-unclassified musical group. Hard to describe accurately, yet strangely mesmerizing to hear, you kind of have to experience the BRO first-hand to believe it. A BRO show offers an ideal opportunity to encounter this cryptomusicological phenomenon in its natural, nocturnal state.  myspace.com/bigfootresearchorganization

Tickets: $16, members $14

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/24/2012 - 19:00

Bob Franke

Bob Franke (it rhymes with “Yankee”) is at the peak of his considerable craft; brimming with the wise and spiritually generous songs for which he is best known, along with wrenchingly convincing topical songs and sugared with the hilarious. His are the kind of songs that really do have the power to change the world by being taken into the lives of people. bobfranke.com

Tickets: $20, members $18

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/23/2012 - 20:00

Grace Pettis & Robby Hecht

Some people just know how to make friends. With stories in her soul, a dash of courage, and a smile that melts walls, Grace Pettis is busy doing what she was born to do. Of course, the life of an independent touring artist is tons of hard work. Somehow she makes it look easy. Grace’s recent successes include a win at the 2011 Kerrville New Folk Contest, an Official Show Case at the 2012 New Music Seminar and a hugely successful fundraising campaign in which her fans contributed $32k toward the making of her new album, currently in production at Blue Rock Studio.

Event Date: 
Wed, 11/21/2012 - 20:00

Sub Rosa: Songs From Three Mile Island

Sub Rosa contributors went to “Three Mile Island” in New Hampshire for a songwriting retreat and wrote (something like) 25 songs! You can hear these new fruits tonight.

Artists include: Rose Polenzani, Dave Godowsky, Dinty Child, Rose Cousins, Anne Heaton, David Champagne, Jess Tardy, Sean Staples and MORE.

Tickets: $15, members $13

Event Date: 
Tue, 11/20/2012 - 20:00

Massmouth Story Slam

What is a story slam? Based on a poetry slam format and similar to American Idol, a story slam is a contest of words by known and undiscovered talent. massmouth posts a theme on it's website (www.massmouth.ning.com) and story slammers will sign up on the night to tell a 5-minute short story on the evening's theme and a lucky eight to ten names will be drawn at random from a box. Other audience members may feel moved to join in on a judging team.

Event Date: 
Mon, 11/19/2012 - 19:00

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