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Passim Persists Festival Starts Tonight

The legendary Harvard Square folk music venue Club Passim is holding its first ever fundraising festival, Passim Persists. The online event featuring in-the-round performances from club favorites and regulars starts tonight, June 24, at 8 p.m. Like much of the music industry, the venerable music club has been closed since March and needs help from […]

Passim Launches Virtual Music Festival and Artist Relief Fund

If you’re a music lover in the Cambridge area, then you’re probably familiar with the nonprofit Passim in some capacity—whether it’s their live shows at Club Passim, their music school, or their local festivals. But now they’re trying something completely new: the virtual Keep Your Distance Festival, featuring artists like Mark Erelli and Stephen Kellogg, […]

The Slambovian Underground at Club Passim

The Slambovian Underground will be performing Christmas songs “with a Slambovian twist” and sprinkles of rockin’ original holiday tunes for a slightly ‘outside the box’ holiday show. The perfect mix of Christmas tradition and cool vibes for all ages and persuasions. Celebrate the holidays and have ‘A Very Slambovian Christmas’! The show will be on […]

Edie Carey

Colorado-based singer-songwriter Edie Carey (originally from the Boston area)  is known for her unmistakable, soulful voice, her intelligent, heart-grabbing songs, but perhaps most especially for her warm, engaging presence on – and off – stage. As much a part of her show as the music itself, Carey’s wry and often self-mocking humor makes audiences feel as though they have just […]

May Erlewine

Some people might call May Erlewine “Michigan’s Songbird”, but her songs have traveled far beyond her home state. One of the most prolific and passionate songwriters of her generation, May’s music has touched the hearts of people all over the world. Her words have held solace for weary hearts, offered a light in the darkness […]

Miss Tess Trio

Join us to hear a special collaboration between longtime Boston favorites Miss Tess (vocals), Zachariah Hickman (bass), and Lyle Brewer (guitar). This trio will be celebrating the release of a new album of early jazz + swing tunes, revisiting the music with sparse and very skilled instrumentation and restraint. Tess has been known for releasing many albums of original music […]

Grant Gordy & Joe K. Walsh duo

Monstrously talented guitarist Grant Gordy and mandolin virtuoso Joe K. Walsh are two prominent voices in the world of bluegrass and acoustic music. It’s no wonder: Gordy formerly served as guitarist in the David Grisman Quintet, while Walsh was a founding member of progressive string band Joy Kills Sorrow and longtime mandolinist for bluegrass darlings the Gibson Brothers. With a great love […]

Hannah Siglin

Hannah Siglin is a singer, songwriter, and guitarist from the Inland Northwest.  Raised on folk music and studied in classical training, she writes in a variety of styles, specializing as a top-line writer and the front woman of her four-piece roots band.  Since moving to Boston to study songwriting at Berklee College of Music in […]

Mason Daring & Jeanie Stahl

In the 70’s the Boston Globe dubbed them the “darlings of the folk scene.” They recorded two albums together and garnered national attention with Mason’s original song, “Marblehead Morning.” Mason went on to become an award-winning composer for multiple movies including The Secret of Roan Inish and Lone Star. Jeanie continued performing as a featured vocalist on videos for Masterpiece Theater, for films […]

Nerissa & Katryna Nields

XVII, the Nields’ seventeenth album, is both their most personal and their most community-minded. Well into their third decade as a musical partners and—judging by this sublime album––at the very top of their game, the Nields turn to meditations on time, and turning points, their roots and community – both musical and personal – but […]

Christopher Williams

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 over bearing; and performances that engage audiences with an appealing mix of intense passion and humor. With “lush guitar work, and sweet soaring vocals,” (Boston Phoenix) punctuated by the […]