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Paula Poundstone

Appearing on stage with a stool, a microphone, and a can of Diet Pepsi, PAULA POUNDSTONE is famous for her razor-sharp wit and spontaneity. Audience members often leave complaining that their cheeks hurt from laughter. Hailing from Sudbury, MA she began her standup career as part of the Boston comedy scene, and then moved to San Francisco where she continued to flourish.

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/21/2012 - 19:00
Fri, 09/21/2012 - 22:00

Royal Southern Brotherhood

Think Allman Brothers meet Neville Brothers. Think James Brown, Government Mule and The Meters jammin' after-hours in a smoky New Orleans juke joint. The Brotherhood's incendiary front line consists of one of the last great southern soul singers, percussionist and vocalist extraordinaire Cyril Neville (the Meters, Neville Brothers), lead guitarist and singer Devon Allman (son of Gregg, nephew of Duane) and award-winning blues guitarist and songwriter Mike Zito.

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/13/2012 - 19:30

Eric Sardinas and Big Motor

Slide guitarist and singer-songwriter Eric Sardinas has a reputation for packing intensity into his live performances with his emotionally charged sounds of the Deep South. Since the late-90s’ Sardinas has taken the stage thousands of times across the globe, with audiences growing exponentially each passing year. His six albums have displayed a distinct style that musically pushes the boundaries of rock and blues, and the world has taken notice.

Event Date: 
Sat, 09/08/2012 - 20:00

Sarah Blacker and Brian Alex of Entrain

“Sarah Blacker is one of the brighter artists to grab our attention recently. Chalk her up as one of the more delightful discoveries of the past year, and let’s hope that indeed there are Blacker days ahead.” - No Depression

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/07/2012 - 20:00

The John Pizzarelli Quartet

John Pizzarelli has had a multi-faceted career as a jazz guitarist, vocalist and bandleader. Internationally known for classic standards, late-night ballads, and the cool jazz flavor he brings to his performances and recordings, he has recently established himself as the consummate entertainer and radio program host with the launch of "Radio Deluxe with John Pizzarelli" a nationally syndicated radio program co-hosted with his wife, Broadway star Jessica Molaskey.

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/07/2012 - 20:00

Celebration of Voice - a benefit for the Voice Center

An Evening Celebrating the Human Voice

presented by Sean Staples & Club Passim

to benefit

Doctors and Researchers working to restore lost and damaged voices.

All preceeds to be donated to the Voice Health Institute


Event Date: 
Sun, 09/30/2012 - 19:00

Chuck Marble of Elevation Brands (Encore)

Sunday, August 26, 2012 - 10:00pm

In an encore episode, Steve D'Agostino interviews Chuck Marble, CEO of Elevation Brands, which is based in Framingham. They talk about bringing mission-driven foods to the table.


Min-Hee Koo made her orchestral debut at age 10, launching her career as a prize-winning piano soloist and chamber musician with performances in the US, Europe, and Asia. She is a star Master’s student of Boaz Sharon, professor of piano at Boston University and Director of Piano Studies at BU Tanglewood Institute.

They will perform the music of Gershwin, Chopin, Debussy, and Liszt.

Event Date: 
Sun, 09/30/2012 - 15:00


"His voice feels like fine old leather, and his guitar sounds like it's on steroids... a superb technician..." - Boston Globe

With a warmly wry songwriting and intense percussive guitar style, Mulvey has immersed himself in Tin Pan Alley jazz, modern acoustic, poetry, narrative, and Americana for 20 years. His latest album, The Good Stuff, is a collection of standards from the likes of Duke Ellington, Tom Waits, and Jolie Holland. Every song is a master class in restraint and phrasing buoyed by Mulvey’s mirthful, gravelly baritone.

Also Appearing: Pesky J. Nixon

Event Date: 
Sat, 09/29/2012 - 20:00


Frontmen for Toad the Wet Sprocket and Grant Lee Buffalo unite for an acoustic performance, trading tales and songs and performing together. Glen’s (Toad the Wet Sprocket) soulful sound veers from lush and refined pop to pared-down ballads. Grant-Lee is the golden voice and poetic vision of the acclaimed Grant Lee Buffalo. A superb songwriter, Grant-Lee was voted Best Male Vocalist by Rolling Stone magazine.

The tour coincides with new albums by Glen and Grant-Lee. 

Admission: non-member $25 member $22
Discounts (seniors, students, children) are available

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/28/2012 - 20:00


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