live music

THE SWEETBACK SISTERS’ COUNTRY CHRISTMAS SINGALONG SPECTACULAR – Live @ OBERON

For ten years, The Sweetback Sisters have been selling out theaters across the Northeast with their signature take on the holiday sing-along: The Sweetback Sisters’ Country Christmas Singalong Spectacular. This wildly popular show, back at OBERON for a third year, requires a bit of audience participation and a love for all genres of holiday music […]


Scott Helman

Since the May 2017 release of Scott Helman’s full-length album Hôtel De Ville, the four-time JUNO Award nominee has maintained a relentless touring schedule in support of the album and it’s hit singles “Kinda Complicated,” “Ripple Effect” and the gold-certified “PDA.” Beginning with a headlining tour across Canada in the Fall of 2017, Scott then […]


Jean-Michel Blais

Dans ma main, the sophomore release by pianist and composer Jean-Michel Blais, is an expansive album of post-classical piano with strands of electronic detail. Blending his conservatory skill and precise pop sensibility with synthetic accompaniment, Blais creates unique environments where the piano’s intimacy can be subtly disrupted at any time. Largely composed in one week […]


BILLY DEAN THOMAS Live @ OBERON

Also known as “The Queer B.I.G”, Billy Dean is a musician who challenges the hip hop game with lyrics that align with #BlackLivesMatter and intersectional feminism. Their musical career began at age eight, playing congas and participating in an advanced poetry/performance program where they were mentored by Pharoahe Monch, Rosie Perez, and DMC. They were […]


Unrestricted, unrehearsed and creative music ala Free-Jazz,

The Creative Music Series Presents From New England, New York, Boston Legends already and in the making: “The Quartet”: Paul Flaherty (saxophones) Back after more than three years absence “…Flaherty encapsulates the history of outlaw free improvising in New England…” -David Keenan (The Wire, The Scottish Sunday Herald).  “Flaherty is an absolute monster… and a […]


Clark Beckham

Clark’s killer vocals and profound music abilities as a multi-instrumentalist has led him on a journey from busking on the streets to performing on national television in front of millions of viewers. On American Idol, Clark’s soulful, bluesy voice outsold every other contestant combined on iTunes and placed him as THE fan favorite and runner-up […]


Blanco White / Malena Zavala

Blanco White started as the solo project of Londoner Josh Edwards in 2014. After studying guitar in Ca?diz (Spain), and later the Andean instrument the charango in Sucre (Bolivia), Edwards’ aim was to begin bringing together elements of Andalusian and Latin American music alongside influences closer to home. In early 2016 Blanco White released ‘The […]


Gina Chavez

A multi-ethnic Latin pop songstress, Gina Chavez is a nine-time Austin Music Award winner fresh off a 14-country tour as an ambassador with the U.S. State Department. Her bilingual album, Up.Rooted, topped both the Amazon and Latin iTunes charts following a feature on NPR’s All Things Considered and her Tiny Desk has more than 600,000 […]


Gabriel Garzón – Montano

On his debut LP, Jardín, Gabriel Garzón-Montano sings of the struggles and uncertainties of the multilayered game that is America today, from the specific doubt and double consciousness of the first-generation hustle, to the universal challenges of love, legacy, and exploring the maze of one’s mind. A child of immigrant parents, the Brooklyn-born Garzón-Montano has […]


Steam Kettle – A Music Festival at Hale

Grab your blanket or camp chair and join us on Cat Rock Field for an afternoon of music and craft brews! Beer garden by Night Shift Brewing. Lineup includes Busty and the Bass, Will Evans & Rising Tide, and Juice, with more artists to be announced. Hale is proud to celebrate 100 years of providing […]


Kyle Nasser Sextet featuring Roman Filiu and Allan Mednard

A Massachusetts native and graduate of both Harvard and Berklee, Kyle Nasser has been described as possessing, “superlative musicianship as a performer, writer and a bandleader…ardent creativity and urbane artistic composure” (Hrayr Attarian, All About Jazz). Since moving to New York City in 2010, he has played at some of the city’s most prestigious venues […]


SAMORA PINDERHUGHES’ THE TRANSFORMATIONS SUITE

Continuing in the tradition of artists like Bob Marley, Duke Ellington, Marvin Gaye, Billie Holiday, and Tupac Shakur, Samora Pinderhughes’ The Transformations Suite (DownBeat magazine’s Top 10 Album of 2017) paints a musical picture of the current state of social inequality and injustice in the United States and beyond. Moving through five sections—Transformation, History, Cycles, Momentum (parts 1 and […]