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FreeNote Records is pleased to announce a live concert with Fretless Brothers on Saturday, October 3rd, 8pm at Lily Pad in Cambridge. This show celebrates the release of the 2nd CD by Fretless Brothers, Live At ShapeShifter’s, which captures the band on a wild night in Brooklyn.

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/03/2015 - 20:30


$12 cover @ the door

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/03/2015 - 19:00

Remembering Rahsaan Roland Kirk

Monday, August 31, 2015 - 6:00pm

Legendary trombonist and conch shell virtuoso Steve Turre brings a monster lineup to Jazz at Lincoln Center to celebrate the 80th birthday of one of his influences, the late Rahsaan Roland Kirk.

John Markoff

Sunday, September 6, 2015 - 10:30pm

As robots are increasingly integrated into modern society-on the battlefield and the road, in business, education, and health-Pulitzer-Prize-winning New York Times science writer John Markoff searches for an answer to one of the most important questions of our age: will these machines help us, or will they replace us? Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 when Al speaks with John Markoff about his new book:" Machines Of Loving Grace".  Wondering if you'll be replaced by robots soon? Tune in and find out.

The Belfast Cowboy

Monday, August 31, 2015 - 7:00pm

Van Morrison has sung it all, from rock to country, blues to jazz, celtic, soul and gospel! Join host Tom Shaker as we celebrate one of pop music's most prolific singer songwriters on his 70th birthday. Tonight, we'll focus on his soul influences. It all starts at 7pm!

Tuesday Nights with Jerry Bergonzi and friends

Most often with Bruce Gertz/ bass
Phil Grenadier/ trumpet
and Austin McMahon/ drums


We are very fortunate to have these acclaimed world-class musicians with us in residency every Tuesday.

$10 added to your check at 9 p.m. (or buy in advance online)

Event Date: 
Tue, 09/01/2015 - 20:30

The ACT III Sunday Jazz Jam

This week with host/ pianist Molly Flannery and friends
still only $5

Listeners and newcomers welcome.

Event Date: 
Sun, 08/30/2015 - 16:00

The Doug Lowe Trio

Doug Lowe/ saxophone

Jane Miller/ guitar

Dean Groves/ bass

$15 music charge

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/29/2015 - 21:00

pianist Ric Maure

no music charge/ donations welcome

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/29/2015 - 18:00

The Nick Goumas Band

Nick Goumas/saxophone,

Geraldine Di Marco Bergonzi/ piano
Matt Stavrakis/ bass
Karen Kocharyan/ drums

$15 music charge

Tix available online at or on premises.

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/28/2015 - 21:00


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Underwriter of the Week

Berklee's mission is to educate, train, and develop students to excel in music as a career.

Developing the musicianship of all our students is the foundation of our curriculum. We believe that the lessons and qualities derived from that work—the self-discipline needed for excellence, the empathy required of music making and the openness and curiosity essential to creativity—are critical to achievement in any pursuit, musical or otherwise.