local music

Sissy Castrogiovanni & Gabriela Martina

Gabriela Martina is a composer, arranger, and bandleader. “Her delivery is a blend of jazz with pop improvisation, and her creative, invested covers of Wayne Shorters Witch Hunt (stunningly sung as overdubbed a cappella) and Dizzy Gillespies A Night In Tunisia (a flat-out rocker featuring guitarist Jussi Reijonen) uproot convention. Downbeat, John Ephland Sissy is […]



Adult Lunchbox

Enjoy a mix of original songs by Raaid and a slew of covers performed by Adult Lunchbox, a new locally grown band! Come grab a bite/drink at TOAD in Porter Square with no cover charge!


Gillian Grogan & Bardo Present: FLAKE FEST!

In celebration of her Winter Ballads EP release, Gillian Grogan is teaming up with the beloved Cambridge Bardo House Concert series to present: FLAKE FEST! A wintry wonderland, all the magic of a snowflake’s downward dance less the nose-numbing breeze….though, upon the air, a melody, the truth of which would bring you chills nonetheless. LINEUP […]


The Nude Party

The Nude Party congealed as one unit in the southern mountain town of Boone, NC in 2013 and gained their namesake very literally. Bonded by isolation, house party debauchery, a religion based on pushing the limits of bad taste, and a precocious predisposition towards the Kinks, the Animals and the Velvets, they have burgeoned into […]


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 […]


Bailen / Cypress

When they’re not touring with jazz virtuoso Raul Midón, or starring on London’s West End in the hit show Close to You; Bacharach Reimagined, 25-year-old twins Daniel (Bass) and David Bailen (Drums) are playing and singing in three part harmony with their 19-year-old sister Julia (Guitar), in their band BAILEN. Childhood friend Pierre Piscitelli (Keyboards) […]


Climapalooza (IPCC Recovery Concert)

IPCC gotcha down? Come dance away your IPCC blues at CLIMAPALOOZA! Climable is hosting an outdoor fundraiser concert on Friday, October 26th at Herter Park amphitheater! Bring your friends, family, and anyone else you know to take advantage of the New England fall weather while listening to some great jams. Admission is free, but donations […]


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 […]


A Midsummer Night’s Dance: Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

The Cambridge Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Music Director Cynthia Woods, will perform a new staging of Mendelssohn’s incidental music for Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream with choreography by Gianni Di Marco. The semi-staged performance will include the full Cambridge Symphony Orchestra, elevated out of the pit and onto center stage, an ensemble of approximately 10 […]


Gillian Grogan & Bold Forbes at Club Passim

Gillian Grogan Website: http://gilliangrogan.com 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 […]


Lucas Roy, Annie Stokes, Chris Dalla Riva, Carlin Tripp

Join us for an amazing night of music – We have two incredible out of state singer/songwriter’s joining us. Lucas Roy, from Maine is kicking off his East Coast Tour with Annie Stokes from Virginia. Opening with local talent Chris Dalla Riva and closing the night with Carlin Tripp, you won’t want to miss these four […]