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Nerissa & Katryna Nields family show

To the songwriter/musician who has neither burned, bailed nor sold out, there comes a time when he or she turns from writing about who they are in the current moment to writing about who they have always been, addressing head-on their roots, sources and influences. SISTER HOLLER, the newest and 14th career release from Nerissa and Katryna Nields, is a "roots album," but with a difference.

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/12/2012 - 15:30

Tall Heights & Connor Garvey

In the summer of 2010, this Boston-based duo was playing for spare change in Faneuil Hall Marketplace. In the year since, Tall Heights has performed alongside national acts like David Wilcox, Barefoot Truth, and Andrew Belle, and headlined packed houses across New England. They have independently sold over 2,000 copies of their debut album.

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/11/2012 - 20:00

Christopher Williams, Sean Forrest with Rachel Taylor opens

Hailing from Nashville, but nothing like your typical Nashville songwriter, Christopher Williams is a songwriter, storyteller, and entertainer - offering songs that are honest and confessional, yet never overbearing; and performances that engage audiences with an appealing mix of intense passion and humor.

Event Date: 
Thu, 05/10/2012 - 19:00

Tricky Britches, Patrick Coman opens

Tricky Britches is a high-energy string band hailing from Portland, Maine. From their roots of playing heel-stomping old-time fiddle tunes they have progressed into a fusion of classic bluegrass, country, and folk rock. The band consists of Tyler Lienhardt on Fiddle, Seth Doyle on Mandolin, Jed Bresette on Bass, Ryan “Bear” Wilkinson on Banjo, and Nick Wallace on Guitar. http://trickybritches.com/

Tickets: $12, members $10

Event Date: 
Wed, 05/09/2012 - 20:00

Casting for Recovery benefit: Colleen Sexton with Peter Warren and special guest Carrie Cheron

Tickets: $25, members $23

Event Date: 
Mon, 05/07/2012 - 20:00

Nuala Kennedy Band

Tickets: $20, members $18

Event Date: 
Sun, 05/06/2012 - 20:00

Mark Erelli, Peyton Tochterman opens

Discovered at an impromptu 3 am hotel room jam at a music conference when just 23 years old, Mark Erelli finished up a graduate degree in evolutionary biology shortly after his self-titled debut was released in 1999. He has won several prestigious awards, from the Kerrville New Folk contest in 1999 to the 2006 International Song Contest, where a song he co-wrote with Catie Curtis bested 15,000 entries to win the grand prize.

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/05/2012 - 20:00

Michael Chorney's Dollar General LP Release

Tickets: $15, members $13

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/04/2012 - 20:00

Caravan of Thieves, Heather Maloney opens

Driving gypsy jazz rhythms, acoustic guitars, upright bass and violin lay the foundation for mesmerizing vocal harmonies and fantastic stories. It's theatrical and humorous. It's musical and intense. It entertains, dazzles and defies classification while welcoming the spectator to join the band throughout the performance in momentary fits of claps, snaps and sing-alongs. If Django Reinhardt, the cast of Stomp and the Beatles all had a party at Tim Burton's house, Caravan of Thieves would be the band they hired. http://caravanofthieves.com/

Event Date: 
Thu, 05/03/2012 - 20:00

Sweet Wednesday CD Release Show

A sailor lost at sea, a young girl stranded along the desert stretch of Route 66, and a revolutionary war army deserter are just some of the characters you’ll meet when you listen to “Escaping from the Pale Moonlight”, the new album by Sweet Wednesday.

Singer/songwriters Dave Falk and Lisa Housman write and perform in the roots rock, folk, alt country genres, combining elements of comedy, tragedy, and haunting beauty into their writing.

Event Date: 
Wed, 05/02/2012 - 20:00

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