live music

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 […]

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 […]

Matt Holubowski / Sola Vera

Born  of  a  Polish  father  and  a  Quebecer  mother,  Matt  Holubowski  grew  up  in  a  bilingual  household  in  Hudson,  QC  and  has  always  lived  at  the  crossroads  of  the  French  and  English  languages.  This  notion  of  isolation  of  two  cultures  within  a  single  territory  fascinates  this  globe-trotter;  lover  of  his  planet  and  its  infinite  cultures.  […]

The Mattson 2 / Astronauts, etc.

The Mattson 2, a duo composed of identical twins, has reinterpreted John Coltrane’s classic album A Love Supreme into a 21st century context. Coltrane’s 1965 magnum opus is one of the most revered and influential recordings in the history of jazz, widely regarded as the iconic saxophonist’s masterpiece. It might seem audacious to undertake a […]

House of Waters

In today’s world, there are no musical boundaries,” says Max ZT of House of Waters, a trio that makes those words come alive as they incorporate elements of West-African, jazz, psychedelic, indie rock, classical and world music into their astonishingly unique sound.Five years after their groundbreaking Revolution, House of Waters now returns with its eponymous […]

Giuseppe Paradiso Meridian 71

GIUSEPPE PARADISO MERIDIAN 71    Giuseppe Paradiso: drums Utar Artun: keys Phil Sargent: guitar Galen Willett: elec. fretless bass Malick Ngom: West African drums Doors: 8:30pm | Show: 9pm Tickets: $12 in advance / $15 at the door. Meridian 71 is an eclectic and international ensemble of Boston-based musicians, led by drummer and composer G. […]

The Dales

The Dales is a five-piece Americana roots-rock band, carried by three part harmonies as well as a deep appreciation for classic songwriting and early country music. The band came together in early 2016 when multi-platinum songwriter Drew Lawrence (Christina Perri – “Jar of Hearts”) teamed up with four of his closest friends to begin performing the songs […]

Mo Lowda & Friends Unplugged

Known for its progressive songwriting and energetic live performances, Mo Lowda & Friendsstarted in the beer-soaked basements of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After the release of its first full length album in 2013, the trio, consisting of Jordan Caiola, Shane Woods, and Nate Matulis, began playing venues throughout the city. After experiencing the high of multiple sold-out […]

Ciaran Lavery

Ciaran Lavery is an award-winning singer-songwriter from Aghagallon, a small village in northern Ireland, with a knack for poetic, heart-stopping lyrics. Lavery earned the Northern Ireland Music Prize for his 2016 album Let Bad In and has accumulated more than 80 million streams on Spotify during his five-year solo career. He recorded his new album, Sweet Decay, at Camden Studios in Dublin. […]

Elise LeGrow

Elise LeGrow is a Canadian powerhouse vocalist who melds fiery passion and sophistication with just a hint of sandpaper grit. With a thunderous rasp, spellbinding style, and elegant, dynamic mystique, LeGrow has wowed everyone from Questlove to R&B legend Betty Wright. “Elise possesses a flair for crafting a timeless song into her own,” says Wright. “She’s […]

Gillian Grogan & Bold Forbes at Club Passim

Gillian Grogan Website: Gillian Grogan is a Cambridge based songwriter with a knack for weaving narratives. Her songs are anything but Five Feet Small, wading through salty rhythms of travels past, emerging between the forest flows, the resin of a thoughtful youth. Global folk and Appalachian influences have pinned the proverbial blooms in the hair […]