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Step Into the World of the Lilypad Mural

Dan Masi spent six months of 2017 living nocturnally, sleeping during the day and painting all night, while creating the three-panel mural at the Lilypad in Inman Square. “It pretty much turned my entire body clock around, so that I was just used to being up at three in the morning, four in the morning,” […]


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 […]


Potent, Spirited, Hard Core and Free-Form Jazz from NY and Boston: Mike Pride 3

The Creative Music Series Welcomes The Mike Pride 3 Featuring the phenomenal Jon Irabagon/saxophones And special guest Brad Barrett Potent, Spirited, Hard Core and Free Jazz. FROM New York and Boston, converging in a show of renowned and young creative improvisational artists. *** Mike Pride – Drums – N.Y. by way of Maine: Percussionist * […]


Candyrat Guitar Night featuring Calum Graham, Peter Ciluzzi and Antoine Dufour

Candyrat Records presents “Candyrat Guitar Night” featuring Calum Graham, Peter Ciluzzi and Antoine Dufour at The Lilypad. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Arrive early for this limited-seating event.  These three fingerstyle guitarists are recording artists on Candyrat Records label, which represents more than thirty musicians from ten countries and features some of the finest guitar-based […]


The Fourth Wall Presents… Daddy Issues

???? 1/2 “Simply, perfectly moving” – Edmonton Journal What is Daddy Issues? In Daddy Issues, Peter Aguero takes a raw and sympathetic look at his relationship with and without his father over the years. Through crippling honesty, brutal humor, and vivid reflection, Peter tackles the universal plight of not being able to pick your family. About Peter […]


First Creative Music Series Concert of 2018 – Carl Testa 6tet visits Cambridge

Fans (and new comers) of Improv (Jazz, too), Electronics, Contemporary Chamber Ensembles, Experimental Music, Composition, The Carl Testa Sextet comes to town-Cambridge debut Multi-instrumental w/voice, Contemporary New Music from New England/New York. Carl Testa – bass, electronics Erica Dicker – violin, baritone violin Junko Fujiwara – cello (Boston) Louis Guarino Jr – trumpet Andria Nicodemou […]


The First Creative Music Series Concert of 2018 !

Improv (Jazz, too), Electronics, Contemporary Chamber Ensembles, Experimental Music, Composition The Carl Testa Sextet comes to town-Boston/Cambridge debut Multi-instrumental w/voice, Contemporary New Music from New England/New York in a Boston debut! Carl Testa – bass, electronics Erica Dicker – violin, baritone violin Junko Fujiwara – cello (Boston) Louis Guarino Jr – trumpet Andria Nicodemou – […]


The Fourth Wall Presents…Delirium by Martin Dockery

A true story of looking for meaning in the mysterious connection between love and death. ????? “Delirium is a fast-paced, energetic, and hilarious one-man show.” – Theatre in London What is Delirium? Acclaimed storyteller Martin Dockery retraces the narrative of his grandfather’s book on butterflies, connecting his own true stories to universal themes of love and death. Equally comical […]


SCOUT OUT: A PEEK INTO CAMBRIDGE MUSIC VENUES

Photo By Joan Hathaway Club Passim’s Manager Matt Smith passes at least three other music venues on his mile walk home from Harvard Square. If he were to walk in the other direction, down Mass Ave. toward Central Square, he would hit about eight more venues in roughly the same distance. And if he were […]


SCOUT PICKS: August 9 – 11

With those humid, don’t-want-to-leave-the-apartment days of July behind us, Cambridge has just a few weeks to relax before Harvard students return for the hustle and bustle of the fall semester. Here are the best events for a night out on the town – just be sure to bring a sweater since the nights are getting […]