Tue., Nov. 15, 2011, 7:30 pm
Marc Black has a powerful fingerstyle technique on his Guild D40, a voice that’s blues tinged and reminiscent of Tim Hardin, and a way of making audiences more than comfortable with a disarming, insightful humor.
Thu., Nov. 3, 2011, 7:30 pm
Tommy O’Sullivan, acclaimed as “one of the great contemporary folk voices of Ireland”, has remained one of the hidden treasures of traditional Irish music for many years.
Fri., Oct. 28, 2011, 7:30 pm
Catfish has been called an “American folk blues hero” and has been a mainstay on the American Blues music scene for three decades now! He has twenty four albums to his credit, comprised almost totally of original material.
Sat., Oct. 8, 2011, 7:30 pm
Jen Chapin’s music is urban folk soul – story songs that search for community and shared meaning, powered by the funk and improvisation of the city. Critics have hailed her work as “brilliant… soulfully poetic” (NPR), “thoughtful… worth-savoring” (People), “addictive” (Boston Globe), “smart, observant, lyrically deft, politically aware and emotionally intuitive” (Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel).
Fri., Oct. 7, 2011, 7 pm
San Francisco Bay Area troubadour Forest Sun has regaled audiences around the globe with his wealth of songs and stories, all sung and told with back porch ease and bonhomie.
Wed., Oct. 5, 2011, 7:30 pm
Performing alongside Corinne on a series of CD release shows for her most recent record ‘The Promise’, Kelly Joe discovered that he’d met a true musical partner, and she the same. The next thought was simultaneous and obvious – forge their respective solo careers into one as a duo.
Sun., Oct. 2, 2011, 7:30 pm
Fingers flying at breathtaking speed, original tunes that feel familiar at first but go beyond extraordinary, songs with themes universal but unique, heart and brains behind dynamic performances: it’s an uncompromising musical journey.
Sat., Oct. 1, 2011, 7:30 pm
Out-of-This-World Swing Music! Girls from Mars capture the essence of a music that was born in smoky bars in the 1930’s. True to that tradition, their intuitive harmonies are a joyous remembrance of the swing era.
Fri., Sep. 30, 2011, 7 pm
Consisting of award winning R&B/Gospel soulstress Hillary Smith (Soul Kitchen), earthy Blues/Folk singer-songwriter Yvonne Perea, and sweet voiced Mandy Buchanan, “hONEyhoUSe” seamlessly melds the lines of musical genres with their original creations embracing blues, soul, folk and Americana into one sweet Honeyhouse of music.
Sat., Sep. 24, 2011, 7:30 pm
Peter Mayer writes songs for a small planet—songs about interconnectedness and the human journey; about the beauty and the mystery of the world.