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Sunlea CD Release Party

Sunlea began by accident when Sunny and Dunlea collided in the back bar at Leitrims in April of 2005...a few beers and a few songs later a two man duo was formed...Dunlea and Sunny performed in local New England Bars (including Tammany Hall, Leitrims, Raw, Blackstone Tap, The Point, Hennesee's, Paddy O's, The Dockside, The Still to name a few) for a few years honing there skills playing mostly classic rock late 2008 they added old college buddies Brad Zepko and James Fuccione, as well as a repertoire of new original music to the mix...

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/05/2011 - 22:00

Gorilla Radio

Cover: Fri/Sat: $5-$10

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/04/2011 - 22:00

The Smile Makers

The Smile Makers is the musical brain-child of Eric Donaldson and Nicole Sutka. The multifaceted musicians draw influences from funk, folk, ska, bluegrass, and alt-rock. Their original music mixes seamless vocal harmonies with poetically crafted lyrics to create songs and performances that have been reviewed as "hauntingly beautiful." Their music is full of nuances and instrumental gems, encapsulating troubled experiences with melodies that conjure hope and foreboding. The cross genre influences and complex rhythmic song structures puts them in a musical genre all their own.

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/03/2011 - 20:30

Indie Art Market

Event Date: 
Tue, 11/01/2011 - 18:00

Claire Dickson

Jazz singer Claire Dickson, age 14, performs with her trio: Michael McLaughlin, piano; Greg Loughman, bass; Grant Smith, drums. Winner of three Downbeat Magazine Student Music Awards for Jazz and Blues vocals, Claire has released her first CD, Scattin' Doll, to great critical acclaim. She carries on in the tradition of Ella and Sarah, developing her own interpretations and improvisations on the American Songbook, bebop, Latin and modern jazz classics.

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/26/2011 - 15:00

Cinder CONK

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/18/2011 - 22:00

Dan Rosenthal Quintet/Sextet

Charlie Kohlhase - alto and baritone saxophones
Rick Stone - alto saxophone
Andrew Stern - guitar
Jef Charland - bass
Luther Gray - drums
Daniel Rosenthal - trumpet and compositions

Playing music from Rosenthal's recently released CD, Lines, and new music that will be recorded for an upcoming CD this winter.

"Lines is an excellent debut for a young trumpeter with a bright future."- Greg Simmons, All About Jazz

$10 Cover

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/06/2011 - 19:30

Halle & the Jilt

Brooklyn based singer/songwriter halle petro blames the front seat of her dad's station wagon for the influence of this unprecedented blues pop sound. Petro's fierce vocal presence and her 4 piece band bring their soulful charm to Boston.

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/18/2011 - 21:00

Patrick Hughes (Encore)

Sunday, October 23, 2011 - 10:00pm

Access Hanover

Be part of a conversation that examines the effectiveness of the performing arts as a learning tool for today’s classroom. Learn about how involvement in the performing arts is associated with gains in math, reading, cognitive ability, verbal skills and most importantly critical thinking… and why more and more educators are seeing the arts as an essential motivator for learning and comprehension in our highly digitized and connected world. Conducted by professional performer and educator Christopher Chew. Free to member of CultureLeap

Event Date: 
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 17:30


Of Interest

Know Your Host:
Al Dean

Al grew up listening to the music of the 40’s on his father’s EH Scott radio and 78 records. Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and Benny Goodman were family favorites. This is first experience in the broadcasting field and allows him to dig into his closet of old vinyls and share them with his audience on the Sunday afternoon edition of the Jazz Matinee.

Tune in to Jazz Matinee
Sundays, 12 to 4 pm


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