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The BCMFest Session


Event Date: 
Mon, 09/10/2012 - 19:00

Annalivia CD Release Show, Jake Armerding opens

At the cutting edge of acoustic and traditional music, Annalivia fuses old and new world sounds to create an authentic new sound, both steeped in tradition and alive with new energy, innovation and originality. The members of Annalivia - Liz Simmons, Flynn Cohen, Emerald Rae and Mariel Vandersteel - are all virtuosic on their instruments and have long histories with traditional music, ranging from bluegrass to Irish, Scottish, Norwegian and Old

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/06/2012 - 20:00

Summer Concert Series: Adrianne Lenker

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/06/2012 - 13:00

Samantha Farrell, Anna Rae and the Kristen Ford Band

Samantha Farrell is a sparkling young singer-songwriter who’s been criss-crossing the country and wowing audiences from the left to the right coast. It’s been a very good year for the Boston native who got her start in Los Angeles.

Event Date: 
Wed, 09/05/2012 - 20:00

Summer Concert Series: Kimon Kirk

Songwriter, singer, and bassist Kimon Kirk’s first full-length album, Songs For Society, was released on September 8th, 2011.  As a sideman, Kimon has played the bass and provided harmony vocals for such artists as Aimee Mann, Grant Lee Phillips, Amy Correia, and Ramona Silver, and was an original member of Session Americana, winners of two Boston Music Awards. Songs For Society was recorded in Kirk’s old and new hometowns of Boston and Los Angeles and was mixed by Paul Q. Kolderie and his cohorts at Camp Street Studios.

Event Date: 
Wed, 09/05/2012 - 12:00


Teitur Lassen is a singer/songwriter from the Faroe Islands who resides in the U.K. Teitur (pronounced "tie-tor") originally left the Faroe Islands for Copenhagen when he was 17 after fronting a pop/rock band. He set upon writing music full-time and eventually caught the attention of former BMI executive Christian Ulf-Hansen, who became his manager. Universal released his first album, Poetry & Aeroplanes, in 2003, while Teitur found himself opening for Suzanne Vega, Glen Phillips, Aimee Mann, and John Mayer as well as playing over 300 shows through the following year.

Event Date: 
Tue, 09/04/2012 - 19:00

Michelle Dennedy

Sunday, August 26, 2012 - 10:30pm

This week Al is joined by Michelle Dennedy, McAfee Chief Privacy Officer and parent tech safety advocate. Their discussion centers on how parents can and should become more aware of the dangers  to children from on-line bullying and cheating. The new school  year is almost upon us and this timely segment will certainly help reduce some of the inherent risks from these proliferating tech dangers.

Ray Mason Band

Ray Mason and his road-worn 1965 Silvertone guitar have been tirelessly touring since 1982. Averaging over 140 shows a year, he’s like a teenager with thirty-plus years of experience! The Ray Mason Band has released 7 full length albums including their 2004 critically acclaimed release, Idiot Wisdom. Also, Ray has played with J Mascis on J’s contribution to the NRBQ tribute - Q People album on Spirithouse Records.

Event Date: 
Sat, 09/29/2012 - 20:00

David Massengil

David Massengill is a distinctive performer and writer. who accompanies himself mainly on the Appalachian dulcimer. The sound of the dulcimer has an intimate, detailed quality that complements his easy and gracious stage presence. His virtuosity on the traditional instrument enables him to wring complex and rich music from its few strings music.

Event Date: 
Sun, 09/23/2012 - 19:00

Michael Hakanson-Stacey

Michael Hakanson-Stacy has released his fourth album in three years demonstrating his passion and proven formula for acoustic folk, blues and gospel music. Joined by other musicians (like Brooks Williams) on previous recordings, he plays all of the instrumentals and sings lead on Pearls & Stones. Among the outstanding pieces on this recording are Rev.

Event Date: 
Sat, 09/22/2012 - 20:00


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