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Chris Hersch & The MoonRaiders Record Release Show

Guitarist Chris Hersch (Girls Guns & Glory, Sarah Borges & The Broken Singles, Say Darling, Gracie Curran & The High Falutin’ Band) debuts his first solo CD release with his new, all instrumental combo The MoonRaiders, Space Lasso.    Combining Western Swing, Jump Blues, classic Rock ‘n’ Roll, and Trucker Country, The MoonRaiders showcase stellar musicians and a unique […]

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. […]

Newpoli at Lizard Lounge

Newpoli is returning to Lizard Lounge, the coolest club in Cambridge! NEWPOLI MEDITERRANEAN PULSE – RITMI DELLA TERRA Called “…a brilliant outfit,…who grab southern Italian traditional music by the neck and recast it in a dramatic style” by Songlines (UK), Newpoli is a unique group with a powerful sound and a 21st century take on […]

THE HATS PledgeMusic Campaign Launch Party

THE HATS, on their way to recording/releasing a full length record, are hosting a PledgeMusic Campaign Launch Party at the Lizard Lounge with friends, THE LIBRARY BAND

Beer, Corned Beef and Music: St. Patrick’s Day Happenings in Cambridge

Everyone’s honorarily Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, which means the whole city gets to celebrate. Whether you want to fill your day (and your stomach) with corned beef or green beer, there’s something happening around Cambridge for you. We’ve rounded up the best of the festivities for this weekend; all you have to do is focus […]

How Adia Victoria Unstuck Herself From The South

The basement of the Lizard Lounge is a cozy space, caressed by soft red lights and the quiet din of folks enjoying drinks and one another’s company. Saturday night is always ripe with the chance to soak up a new experience, to try on a new feeling, and on this Saturday night, in this little […]

SCOUT PICKS: 12/5/14 – 12/7/14

Friday, 12/5 10 p.m., $18, $14 for students The ImprovBoston Holiday Spectacular ImrpovBoston 40 Prospect St. Partly scripted and partly improvised, this is one comedy show you won’t want to miss! Writers and performers unite to bring a holiday-themed show that’s sure to help you forget about all that last minute pre-season work you’re cramming […]


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 […]

Q&A: MC Kabir and The Dub Down

London-born, Cambridge-raised hip hop artist, MC Kabir, describes his music as “a never ending journey of personal observation in song form with rhythm.” His art is inspiring not just from a musical standpoint, but from a literary one as well. Perhaps that’s why his most recent album, “Olympic Gold,” currently ranks No. 4 on the […]