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Mr. Nick and The Dirty Tricks

Real deal blues! A mighty blues-man with a charismatic personality, Mr. Nick is becoming a favorite at The Beehive. His band, The Dirty Tricks, is a formidable blues force! They play elegant, stomping and swinging classics, original rumbas, jump blues and boogies. http://www.thedirtytricks.com/

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Event Date: 
Fri, 01/06/2012 - 22:00

A World of Piano

A series of solo piano concerts by three modern masters of the jazz keyboard. Satoko Fujii, Myra Melford and Angelica Sanchez have established international careers and represent a broad range of approaches to the piano.

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/03/2012 - 19:30
Fri, 02/10/2012 - 19:30
Fri, 02/17/2012 - 07:30

Poets' Asylum - Wordswap Workshop & Extended Open Mic

Join us for our inaugural Last Sunday Workshop. Come meet up with Shakti* lady Sou MacMillan for a generative** workshop based on word-pooling. Come on out and bring your writing tools. We’ll have the open mic at the end instead this time so everyone can show off their new stuff – and this one will be an extended open, meaning 5-10 minutes instead of the regular 1-5: ZOMG!

*Shakti was this kickass ladies’ writing group the Asylum used to run back in the Java Hut Days.
**That means we gonna write some stuff \o/

Event Date: 
Sun, 01/29/2012 - 19:00

Poets' Asylum - totes TBA

(Srsly, we have an osm suprise – we just have to confirm that business before we start spreading rumors. True rumors.)

The Poets' Asylum meets every Sunday night in the Front Room at WCUW (910 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01610 - 508-753-1012). The reading starts around 7:00 p.m. with an open poetry reading. The featured poet or a poetry slam follows the open poetry reading. There is no cover charge at this weekly reading. Donations collected via a bucket pass go to the featured poet or to support the reading.

Event Date: 
Sun, 01/22/2012 - 19:00

Poets' Asylum - Last Chance Prelim for the Worcester Youth Slam Team!

The Speakout! Poetry Collective has spent the last six years mentoring youth poets & promoting the power of one’s voice through the art of spoken word. Every year, our collective organizes youth poetry slams, raises funds, & chaperones several competition winners to The Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Festival. This is the last prelims before the spots for the team are battled out – some see history happen!

Event Date: 
Sun, 01/15/2012 - 19:00

Poets Asylum - Theresa Davis

Theresa Davis is the 2011 Women of the World Poetry Slam champion. She is a parent, poet, pirate, activist type person. She uses her tongue for bounty and weapon and treasures. She’s shiny and says shit you wish you said.

Event Date: 
Sun, 01/08/2012 - 19:00

Linda Amero Trio

Linda Amero-Vocals, John Baboian-Guitar, Dave Landoni-Bass

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Event Date: 
Fri, 01/27/2012 - 19:00

Akiko Aoki (voice) & John Baboian (guitar) Duo

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Event Date: 
Fri, 01/20/2012 - 18:30

The Phil McGowan Trio

Phil McGowan-drums, John Baboian-guitar, John Lockwood-bass

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Event Date: 
Wed, 01/11/2012 - 19:00

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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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