Thursday, March 25, 2010

Hear Here March 25/26 2010

Friday March 26

The Egg
David Garrett
Play: Ain't no Sunshine

Main Street Public House
Hudson City Ramblers
Play I got a feeling

David Wax Museum
Play a splitting tree

Green Mountain Pranksters

Rebel Sound
• ROSEDALE - Play West Coast Fever
• 23 Enigma
• Scrumtrillescent - Play Evil Cheese
• Jock Blow Job
• 12 Track Radio
Details: It's the first official event for
The "I wish I could stop seeing what people are fans of..!" group
featuring Rosedale, 12 Track Radio, 23 Enigma,
Scrumtrillescent (REUNION show featuring Nick of Scrap Metal) and Jock Blow Job!

Infinity Hall
Soul Sound Revue • 08:00 PM
This is Soul Sound Revue's 25th Anniversary Show!!

Castle Street The BTU's

Saturday March 27

Northampton JFK middle school
The 2010 Meltdown will take place on Saturday, March 27, from 10 am to 4 pm,
at JFK Middle School in Northampton.


Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem
Elizabeth Mitchell & Friends - who's my pretty baby
Uncle Rock - play buddy holly's got the hiccups
Dog on Fleas
The Deedle Deedle Dees
Ratboy Jr.
Aric Bieganek & ROCK
Mariana Iranzi
Flannery Brothers
Laura Cayer
Jay Mankita
Mister G
Keith Munslow
Alastair Moock
Marcy Gregoire
Rona Leventhal
Tom Knight

The Meltdown also features readings by children's book authors throughout the day, coordinated by local hero Jarrett Krosoczka. This year:

Mo Willems
Grace Lin
Scott Fischer
Diane deGroat and Shelley Rotner

Colonial Theare
Roger McGuinn & Tom Rush
Play: St James Infirmary
Play: Marimack County

Mass MoCA
Jones Street Station
Play Engram

The Elevens

Sat Mar 27 09:00 PM
• Blue Star Burns Red (CD release show) Lonely Mountain Part I
• Ghost Ocean
• Those Wolves Actually Happen

PACE Theater 8pm
Play Taller than Jesus

Infinity Hall
03/27/10 • Maura O'Connell - Play Shipbuilding from "Naked with Friends"
w/ PJ Pacifico • 08:00 PM

Rick Berlin
Play Underground

Castle Street Arman Donelian Trio


Red Lion Inn
Michaela Kuzia
paly Never gonna look back

Rebel Sound
• The Shondes
• Missing Data
• Awkward Ending
• Night Birds -- Play Prognosis Negative
• The Q of Two
Details: The Shondes return from NYC with Missing Data (Mass), Awkward Ending (CT), Night Birds (NJ) and the debut of The Q of Two featuring Tim Kushi and Jess Hume!

Sunday March 28

Rebel Sound
• Disobey
• Limbs Bin
• Refuse Resist - Play Still in Massachusetts
• Have Nots - Play Used to Be
• The Damaged
• Dead Aces
Details: This is going to be quite an insane matinee
featuring Disobey from Jersey, Limbs Bin and The Damaged from the Shire,
Dead Aces from Troy, Refuse/Resist and Have Nots from Boston! Wow! It's a Punk-o-Rama!

Iron Horse
Anais Mitchell and the Hadestown Orchestra
Michael Chorney
Play Way Down Hadestown
Anais Mitchell feat. Justin Vernon, Ani DiFranco and Ben Knox Miller | Ben Knox Miller | Ani DiFranco | Justin Vernon | Anais Mitchell

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Hear Here for March 5-11, 2010

Friday Mar 5

WAMC Perf Arts Ctr
Chip Taylor
Play I don't believe in that from 2006 Unglorious Hallaleujah cd

Lark Tavern
John Brodeur
Play "Make a Change" from 2009's "Get Through" release

Mission Bar 8PM
- Paul Masson -- Play Where have all the gentlemen gone

Friday, March 5
Gretchen Witt
Play Criminal

Rabel Sound Records
Fri Mar 05 07:00 PM
• Britney's Spear (play into the neighborhood)
• Fractures
• Nothing in Vain
• Huak (play MonumeNT)
• The Uglies
Details: It's going to get loud and crazy at this wild show
featuring Britney's Spear (MA), Fractures (MA), Nothing in Vain (VT),
Huak (ME) and The Uglies from the Shire!

The Egg
SCRAPOMATIC - I want the truth

Infinity Hall
Popa Chubby

UMASS Amherst
Gamelan Galak tika & Ensemble ROBOT @ Umass Bowker Aud

GREY MATTER BOOKS, 47 east st hadley, ma. (map)
TOTAL BOLSHEVIKS (heavy rock and roll from new london, ct)
Fri, March 5, 8pm – 11pm

Mountain Dog Fest
10pm, Must be 21
FUNGUS AMUNGUS -- play rollerskates

Saturday Mar 6

Mountain Dog Fest
9pm, Must be 21

Sat Mar 06 07:00 PM
• The Uncomfortables
• The Damaged
• Dead Aces
• Pruf (play Heaven)
• Stomping Ground
• The Thickness (play the key doesn't fit)
Details: It's going to be a wild punk rock night starring
The Damaged, Dead Aces, The Uncomfortables, Pruf,
The Thickness from Boston and (oi! oi!) Stomping Ground!

• Music - Mitch Reed Benefit for BArT Arts Programming, 8 PM, Bountifare Restaurant (Adams, MA), $20 at the door, $15 in advance, 413-743-7311, ext 532, BArT will host Cajun fiddler Mitch Reed as part of a weeklong artist in-residency at our school. A member of the Grammy Award-winning zydeco band BeauSoleil, Mr. Reed will spend the week of March 1st through 5th introducing BArT students to Cajun history and culture through music and stories. Mr. Reed will offer workshops, visit classes, and engage students in music making. The project is funded in part by a grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. Mitch Reed currently plays with BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet, where he has performed on four Grammy Nominated albums including “Live at the 2008 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival” which won a Grammy Award in 2009.

Saturday,March 6
Samantha Farrell
Play fade away

The Back Nine 9pm
Harbour Grace

Pearl Street Clubroom
Mayer Hawthorne and the County, (play Maybe So, Maybe No)
Nikki Jean

Iron Horse 10pm
Tigercity, (play Matter of Time)
Wave Machines, Kid Infinite

Infinity Hall
Hothouse Flowers (play your love goes on from Into Your Heart 2004 release)

Sat, March 6, 7:30pm – 11:30pm
The Montague Bookmill, Montague, MA (map)
Salt & CoCo Powder Present: It Feels Like Stars, Homie Vol.1
Kyle Kinane Sameer Naseem (recording for an upcoming album) Sharkee Katz jamz
provided by The Living Faux @ The Montague Bookmill, Montague MA
7:30 & 9:30pm This will sell out call the bookmill 413-367-9206 to reserve yourself tickets
2 shows------2shows---7:30 & 9:30----2 shows ----2 shows--

Sunday Mar 7

What: The Theo Bleckmann/Ben Monder Duo
(Shows, Jazz)
Where: Amherst College
(Pleasant St., Amherst, MA 01002, 413-542-2000, Map)
When/$: Sunday, Mar 7, 2010, 7:00 pm FREE

Faultlines: Mapping Jazz in the 21st Century, the yearlong Amherst College music festival,
continues with a concert featuring genre-bending Grammy-nominated vocalist Theo Bleckmann
and renowned jazz guitarist Ben Monder

Play Norwegian Wood from 2007 "At Night" release

Thursday March 11

• Music - Grace Potter & The Nocturnals, 8 PM, MASS MoCA,
Hunter Center, Marshall Street, North Adams,
413-662-2111, Bonnie Raitt described Vermont-based rockers
Grace Potter and the Nocturnals as "one of the most soulful
new bands around." Spin Magazine says, "confrontational and unafraid,
[the band's] sultry, sometimes bluesy pop has garnered appreciation
from hard rockers and ballad-lovers alike."

Play Apologies