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UPCOMING

 

Sept 29, 2017 (Fri.)  Springfield, MA Ė Big-E Exposition

From 12 -6 pm, I share the RISA stage along with Caroline Doctorow and Rubert Wates at the Big Eastern Exposition, The Big-E.  FREE (with exposition entry purchase)
Location:  Eastern States Exposition, 875 Memorial Avenue, W. Springfield, MA inside the RI Building (on Avenue of States)

 

Oct 16, 2017 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Eleanor Buckland (from the Lula Wiles band)† will feature, eleanorbuckland.com

 

Nov 13, 2017 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Hedgerow (21st century bluegrass with Madison Denbrock) will feature, facebook/hedgerowbluegrass

 

Dec 11, 2017 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Greg Klyma will feature, klyma.com

 

PAST

Sept 11, 2017 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.Steve Pelland will feature, stevenpellandmusic.com

Jun 12, 2017 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.Alice Howe† will feature, alicehowe.com

June 4, 2017 (Sun.)† Concord, MA Ė The Old Manse

From 2 -5 pm, myself, backed by guitar ace Kenny Selcer, will swap sets with Deborah Rocha.† Under a large shaded tent, weíll play a mix of covers and originals at this lovely, historic setting, The Old Manse.† FREE
Location:
The Old Manse, 269 Monument St., Concord, MA, 2-5 pm

May 8, 2017 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† The Page Turners (Jake Howard, Carolyn Kendrick) will feature, pageturnersmusic.com

Apr 13, 2017 (THURSDAY)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Mark Mandeville & Raianne Richards will feature, markandraianne.com

Apr 7, 2017 (Fri.)† Arlington, MA Ė Kickstand Cafť

Iíll perform a feature at the Jamín Java Open Mic jamn-java-open-mic.org hosted by Joe Burns.To play, sign up is from 6 to 6:30pm, or pre-register..FREE.
Location: Kickstand Cafe, 594 Mass. Ave., Arlington, MA

Mar 13, 2017 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† PJ Rogue (Paul Rogoshewski) will feature, reverbnation\pjrogue

Feb 13, 2017 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† No feature due to snow.

Jan 28, 2017 (Sat.)† Lincoln, MA† -Winter Carnival

Iíll be performing during this event to celebrate the winter season in our town, dancefreedom.com.

Location: Bemis Hall, 15 Bedford Rd., Lincoln, MA

Jan 9, 2017 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Lisa Bastoni will feature, lisabastoni.com

Dec 12, 2016 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Jackson Gillman will feature, jacksongillman.com

Nov 14, 2016 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Charlie Ortolani will feature, facebook/charlesortolani

Oct 19, 2016 (Wed.)† Cambridge, MA† -Dance Freedom

Iíll be performing songs 8:45 to 9:15 pm during the middle break at this dance event, dancefreedom.com.

Location: First Church Cambridge, 11 Garden St, Cambridge, MA

Oct 17, 2016 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Kirsten Maxwell will feature, kirstenmaxwell.com

Sept 12, 2016 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Cardboard Ox (Tracie Potochnik & Steve Allain) will feature, cardboardoxmusic.com

Jun 11, 2016 (Sat.)† Arlington, MA† -Porchfest

Liz Buchanan will host a series of great musicians from 1-5 pm during Arlingtonís 1st Porchfest celebration.† The Rich Eilbert Band will play from 4:20 to 5 pm, arlingtonporchfest.org.

Location: 23 Adams St., Arlington, MA

Jun 13, 2016 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Stunning vocalist and songwriter Amy Herrera will feature, amyherreramusic.com

May 20, 2016 (Fri.)† Montreat, NC Ė SERFA

Iíll play a guerilla showcase (Uncorked, Rm-218 at 1:20 am [technically Sat] at this regional gathering of folk enthusiasts, www.serfa.org.

Location: Montreat Conference Center, Montreat, NC

May 9, 2016 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† NERFA showcase artist Mike Laureanno of Rhode Island will feature, mike.laureanno.com

Apr 30, 2016 (Sat.)† Lincoln, MA

Iíll join the Town-Wide Fair, from 1-4 pm, performing toward the end. †The Fair celebrates the 40th anniversary of Lincolnís Council on Aging, Rec Department and Lincoln Review.† More info at† Lincoln Fair

Location: †Pierce Park (corner of Weston Rd. and Lincoln Rd.), Lincoln, MA

Apr 11, 2016 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Virginia-based singer, writer, storyteller Andrew McKnight will feature, andrewmcknight.net

Mar 14, 2016 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Award winning songwriter Dawn Kenney (& Friends) will feature, dawnkenney.com

Feb 8, 2016 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA Ė LOMA.)†† CANCELLED

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Delightful duo Cardboard Ox (Tracie Potochnik & Steve Allain) will feature, cardboardoxmusic.com

Jan 30, 2016 (Sat.) †Lincoln, MA Ė Winter Carnival

Iíll join other local talent from 7 to 10 pm at the Acoustic Coffee House, an adult night of music and fun!† Hot coffee, tea and desserts will be served. LincolnWinterCarnival-2016.

Location: Bemis Hall, 15 Bedford Rd., Lincoln, MA. Admission $10. For reservations, contact www.LincolnRec.com

Jan 27, 2016 (Wed.)† Concord, MA Ė Main St. Cafe

From 7:30 to 10:30 pm, Iíll share the stage at the Main Streets Cafť along with some brilliant local folk musicians: Paul Rogoshewski, Ruthann Baler and Mark Heiman. It will be an entertaining night for sure.† Excellent food and drink: www.mainstreetsmarketandcafe.com , FREE

††01742, phone 978-369-9948

Jan 11, 2016 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Folk duo Ergo Canto (Paul Beck & Leslie Bryant) will feature, ergocanto.org

Dec 14, 2015 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† The uplifting, soulful artists Lori Diamond & Fred Abatelli will feature, loridiamond.net

Nov 22, 2015 (Sun.) †Westford, MA ĖPCA

This CD release event for ďBuilding Seven BridgesĒ has me as the featured artist at this open mike hosted by John Ferullo.† Iíll be backed by recording artists Kenny Selcer, Steve Gilligan, Camille Breeze and other guests.† The OM starts at 7:00.† I go onstage around 8:30 pm at the Parish Center for the Art (PCA) venue, westford.org/pca.† Cost $5.

Location: 10 Lincoln St, Westford, MA

Oct 28, 2015 (Wed.)† Concord, MA Ė Main St. Cafe

From 7:30 to 10:30 pm, Iíll take the stage at the Main Streets Cafť backed by phenom guitarist Kenny Selcer, bassist Steve Gilligan, backup singer Camille Breeze and others.† Songs from the newly released CD ďBuilding Seven BridgesĒ will figure prominently† Excellent food and drink: www.mainstreetsmarketandcafe.com , FREE

Location: . Main St. Market & Cafe, 42 Main St., Concord, MA† 01742, phone 978-369-9948

Oct 19, 2015 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Joanne Lurgio will feature, joannelurgio.com

Oct 1, 2015 (Thurs.) †Framingham ĖAmazing Things

This CD release event for ďBuilding Seven BridgesĒ has me as the featured artist at this open mike hosted by Dan Cloutier.† Iíll be backed by recording artists Kenny Selcer, Steve Gilligan, Camille Breeze and other guests.† The OM starts at 7:30.† I go onstage around 9:00 pm at the Amazing Things venue, www.amazingthings.org.† Cost $6.

Location: 160 Hollis St., Framingham, MA, 508-405-2787

Sept 14, 2015 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Actor/poet Stephen Collins will feature, unlaunchedvoices.com

July 10, 2015 (Fri.)† Pomfret, CT Ė Vanilla Bean Cafe

From 7 to 9 pm, come see me and other songwriters in the round at the famous Vanilla Bean Cafe hosted by Lisa Martin.† Good eatiní too, thevanillabeancafe,com, Signup at 6:30 pm for an open mike preceding the round,† $5 cover.

Location: †Vanilla Bean Cafe, 450 Deerfield Rd., Pomfret, CT, (860) 928-1562

Jun 18, 2015 (Thurs.)† Melrose, MA Ė Sally Frank's Farmers' Market

I, with master guitarist Kenny Selcer backing, will play a 2-hour set (4-6 pm) at this colorful, local market:. Market booths and events run from 1-7 pm ĖCome shop and hang out!, melrosefarmersmarket.org

Location: †Bowden Park at W. Emerson & Cedar Park in Melrose, MA,Itís next to the Cedar Park train station (For GPS, use 163 W. Emerson St., Melrose, MA

Jun 8, 2015 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Sam Bayer will feature, www.sambayer.com

May 13, 2015 (Wed.)† Maynard, MA Ė Serendipity Cafe

From 7:30 to 9;30 pm, come see me and 2 other songwriters in the round at the Serendipity Cafe -FB hosted by Dan & Faith Senie.† Good eatiní too, at the Serendipity Cafť, www.serendipitycafemaynard.com, FREE

Location: †Serendipity Cafe, 1 Nason St., Maynard, MA,. (978) 897-1516

May 11, 2015 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Lisa Martin will feature, www.LisaMartinSongs.com

Apr 13, 2015 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Kenny Selcer filled in for Amy Herrera as the feature,† reverbnation.com/amyherrera

Mar 9, 2015 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Fishken & Groves (David Fishken and Buffie Groves) will feature on this special ďSAMW Appreciation NightĒ: reverbnation.com/fishkengroves

Feb 18, 2015 (Wed.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Seth Connelly & the Seeing Eye Boys will feature: www.sethconnelly.com

Jan 31, 2015 (Sat.)† Lincoln, MA Ė Winter Carnival

Iíll join other local talent from 7 to 10 pm at the Acoustic Coffee House, an adult night of music and fun! †Hot coffee, tea and desserts will be served.† LincolnWinterCarnival-2015.†

Location: Bemis Hall, 15 Bedford Rd., Lincoln, MA. Admission $10.† For reservations, contact: www.LincolnRec.com

Jan 12, 2015 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Outrageous Fortune (Chris Welles,; Rod Thomas and Dan Dick) is the power-trio feature: www.outrageousfortune.org

Dec 14, 2014 (Sun.)† Warwick, RI Ė Manchester 65

From 6:00 to 8:00 pm, I join forces with other RISA songwriters in this fun-filled holiday benefit for the RI Food Bank hosted by Joanne Lurgio, Facebook/RISA-HolidayShow† Non-perishable food donations are welcome.† Admission is $5.

Location: . Manchester 65, 65 Manchester St, West Warwick, RI, www.manchester65.com

Dec 8, 2014 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Glenn Pettit features: facebook/GlennPettit

 

Dec 5, 2014 (Fri.)† Arlington, MA Ė Kickstand Cafe

Around 7:30 pm, I, with Kenny Selcer backing, perform a feature at the Jamín Java Open Mic jamn-java-open-mic.org hosted by Mark Sandman.† To play, sign up is from 6 to 6:30† pm..† FREE

Location: . Kickstand Cafe, 594 Mass. Ave., Arlington, MA (in Arlington Center), phone 781-583-6110

Nov 23, 2014 (Sun.) †Framingham ĖAmazing Things

Backed by Kenny Selcer, Iíll play a 20-minute opening set at Paul Rogoshewski's CD release party.† This gala event starts at 7:00 pm at the Amazing Things venue, www.amazingthings.org

Location: 160 Hollis St., Framingham, MA, 508-405-2787

Nov 17, 2014 (Mon.) †Concord, MA Ė Colonial Inn

Iím featured at the Colonial Inn, concordscolonialinn.com at Ellen Schmidtís open mike which begins at 7:00 pm. †Kenny Selcer will be accompanying me. My feature starts around 8:00 pm.† Co-featuring will be master guitarist Woody Carpinella.† †Contact eschmidt01742@gmail.com to play at the OM

Location: †Colonial Inn, 48 Monument Square, Concord, MA

Nov 10, 2014 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† The Rafters (Dave Fitzgibbons & Miki Bryan) feature: theraftersband

Oct 20, 2014 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† The Wednesdays (Meg Smallidge & Jeff Harris) feature:: facebook/wednesdaysmusic.†

Oct 16, 2014 (Thurs.)† Melrose, MA Ė Sally Frank's Farmers' Market ĖRAINED OUT

Iíll play a 2-hour set (4-6 pm) at this colorful, local market:. Market booths and events run from 1-7 pm Ėcome shop and hang out!

Location: †Bowden Park at W. Emerson & Cedar Park in Melrose, MA, melrosefarmersmarket.orgItís next to the Cedar Park train station (For GPS, use 163 W. Emerson St., Melrose, MA)

Sept 27, 2014 (Sat.) †Winchester ĖFarmers Market

Join the fun at this Farmers Market from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm.† Iíll be swapping sets with Liz Buchanan & Gordon MacFarland from 12:00 till 1:30 pm.† The Market celebrates Ability Awareness Day.† Admission FREE. winchesterfarmersmarket/Facebook

Location: Town Common, bordering Laraway Rd, Church St. and Waterfield Rd., Winchester, MA

Sept 18, 2014 (Thurs.) †Framingham ĖAmazing Things

Iíll feature at this open mike hosted by Dan Cloutier.†† The OM starts at 7:30 pm and Iíll take the stage around 9:00 pm.† Admission $5-6.

Location: 160 Hollis St., Framingham, MA, 508-405-2787

Sept 8, 2014 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Julie Dougherty features:: juliedougherty.net.†

†† NOTE LOMA is back at Lincoln Public Library

Jun 21, 2014 (Sat.)† Cambridge, MA Ė Make Music Festival, at 2 pm near Dado Tea

Iíll participate in the Fete de la Musique Festival (Make Music Harvard Sq.) at 2 pm near Dado Tea in Harvard Square.† Among the many music styles that day, Iíll be playing my brand of folk-rock.† Check for info at www.harvardsquare.com.† FREE

Location: †Harvard Sq., Cambridge near Dado Tea (50 Church St, Cambridge.)

Jun 9, 2014 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† The Creek River String Band features:† facebook/CRSB.†

†† NOTE LOMAís temporary relocation (Apr-May-Jun)

May 15, 2014 (Mon.)† Montreat, NC Ė SERFA

Iíll play a couple of guerilla showcases (The Tiny Rm-330 at 11:40 pm and Cup oí Joe Rm-251 at 1:20 am) at this regional gathering of folk enthusiasts, www.serfa.org.

Location: Montreat Conference Center, Montreat, NC

May 12, 2014 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Tom Hanlon (with Leslie Bryant) is the featured performer reverbnation.com/tomhanlon.

Location: †Bemis Hall (2nd floor), 15† Bedford Rd., Lincoln, MA.

Apr 14, 2014 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Heather Pierson (& friends) is the featured performer heatherpierson.com.† A mini-set will be performed by Friction Farm, frictionfarm.com, consisting of Aidan Quinn & Christine Stay.

Location: †Bemis Hall (2nd floor), 15 Bedford Rd., Lincoln, MA

Mar 8, 2014 (Sat.)† Tiverton, RI Ė Sandywoods

From 7:00 to 10:00 pm, Iíll be joined by Joanne Lurgio, Josh Joffen, and Kala Farnham at RISAís Semi-Annual Showcase facebook.com/RISA_Showcase . †Itís a lovely, comfortable venue with round tables, (BYOB and BYOF) www.sandywoodsmusic.com

Location: †Sandywoods Center for the Arts, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton,, RI, phone 401-241-7349

Mar 5, 2014 (Wed.)† Hudson, MA Ė Harvest Cafe

From 7:00 to 9:30 pm, Iíll be featuring at this lively open mike hosed by Paul Rogoshewski.† Good eatiní too, at the Harvest Cafť, www.harvestcafeonline.com

Location: †Harvest Cafe, 40 Washington Street, Hudson, MA 01749, phone 978-567-0948

Feb 10, 2014 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Susan Cattaneo is the featured performer susancattaneo.com

Location: †Lincoln Public Library, 3 Bedford Rd., Lincoln, MA.

Jan 13, 2014 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Michael Mack is the featured performer michaelmacklive.com

Dec 9, 2013 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Mark Stepakoff is the featured performer markstepakoff.com

Dec 8, 2013 (Sun.)† Providence, RI Ė AS220

From 6:00 to 8:00 pm, come see me and 2 other songwriters in the round at this event hosted by the Rhode Island Songwriters Assoc (RISA), RISA-AS220.com. †Admission is $5.

Location: †AS220, 115 Empire St., Providence, RI, 02903

Dec 1, 2013 (Sun.)† Concord, MA Ė Emerson Umbrella

Iíll split the feature at Ellen Schmidtís open mike at the Emerson Umbrella, ellenschmidt.com, which begins at 7:00 pm.† My feature starts around 8:30 pm.† Admission is $5.† Contact eschmidt01742@gmail.com to play at the OM

Location: . Emerson Umbrella, Old Musketaquid Room (room 111), 40 Stow St., Concord, MA.

Nov 18, 2013 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Neptuneís Car is the featured performer, neptunescar.com

Nov 9, 2013 (Sat.)† Fitchburg, MA Ė Boulder Coffeehouse

Iíll play the feature at this monthly open mike run by Nate Smith.† Music begins at 7:30.† Iíll take the stage around 8:30.† See bouldecoffeehouse.com.† FREE

Location: First Parish Church Unitarian Universalist, Dillon Room, 923 Main St., Fitchburg, MA.

Oct 21, 2013 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Jubilee Mule is the featured performer, jubileemule.com

Sept 28, 2013 (Sat.) Hopkinton, MA Ė Polyarts Fest.

Iíll play a morning slot at the Hopkinton Polyarts Festival backed by guitar wiz, Kenny Selcer.† The Alter Ego Band will follow.† The arts fair runs from 10 am to 4 pm.www.hcam.tv/polyarts.† Admission FREE.

Location:. Hopkinton Town Common, Hopkinton, MA

Oct† 23, 2013 (Wed.)† Melrose, MA Ė Outloud OM

Iíll perform the feature starting around 8:30 at this lovely open mike venue hosted by Melissa Wattenberg.† Signup at 7:15 to play, outloudopenmike.com, FREE

Location: †Beebe Estate, 235 West Foster St., Melrose, MA

Sept 9, 2013 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Railroad House Band is the featured performer, railroadhouseband.com

July 9, 2013 (Tues.), Natick, MA ĖTCAN

Around 9:00 pm, Iíll play the feature with Kenny Selcerís guitar backup at the famous TCAN open mike hosted by Mark Stepakoff.†† Sign up for the OM starts at 7:30 pm, www.natickarts.org.† Admission is $5.

Location: TCAN, 14 Summer St., Natick, MA, phone 508-647-0097

Jun 22, 2013 (Sat.)† Cambridge, MA Ė Make Music Festival

Iíll participate in the Fete de la Musique Festival (Make Music Harvard Sq.) at 3 pm near the Harvard Bookstore.† Lots of style that day, but Iíll be playing my brand of folk-rock.† Check for info at www.harvardsquare.com and www.facebook.com/HarvardSq.† FREE

Location: †Harvard Sq., Cambridge near Harvard Bookstore alleyway (Palmer St.)

Jun 12, 2013 (Wed.)† Hudson, MA Ė Harvest Cafe

From 7:30 to 9;30 pm, come see me and 2 other songwriters in the round at the Harvest Cafe Songwriter Showcase hosted by Dan & Faith Senie. †Good eatiní too, at the Harvest Cafť, www.harvestcafeonline.com, FREE

Location: †Harvest Cafe, 40 Washington Street, Hudson, MA 01749, phone 978-567-0948

Jun 10, 2013 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Local hero singer/songwriter Ryan Fitzsimmons is the featured performer, ryanfitzsimmons.com

May13, 2013 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Touring singer/songwriter Danielle Miraglia is the featured performer, www.daniellem.com

May 12, 2013 (Sun.)† Lexington Ė Acoustic Features

Iíll play the 6:00 to 6:45 pm slot (with Kenny Selcer on guitar) at this cafťís parade of local songwriters hosted by Gordon MacFarland.† You can sip a Starbuckís coffee while you listen, acousticshowcase.com, FREE.

Location: .Starbucks, 60 Bedford Rd., Lexington, MA, 781-863-1189, just outside the town center near the fire station and Stop & Shop

May 8, 2013 (Wed.)† Concord, MA Ė Main St. Cafe

From 7:30 to 10:30 pm, Iíll take the stage at the Main Streets Cafť backed by phenom guitarist Kenny Selcer..† Iíll be swapping sets with special guest, Nancy Beaudette, as well as Kenny.† Excellent food and drink: www.mainstreetsmarketandcafe.com , FREE

Location: . Main St. Market & Cafe, 42 Main St., Concord, MA† 01742, phone 978-369-9948

May 3, 2013 (Fri.)† Arlington, MA Ė JamĎn Java

Around 7:15 pm, Iíll perform a mini-set (with Kenny Selcer on guitar) at this popular open mike jamn-java-open-mic.org hosted by Mark Sandman and Joe Burns.† To play, sign up is from 6 to 6:30† pm..† FREE

Location: . Jamín Java, 594 Mass. Ave., Arlington, MA (in Arlington Center), phone 781-316-6400

Apr 8, 2013 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Touring singer/songwriter Caroline Cotter is the featured performer. www.carolinecotter.com

Mar 11, 2013 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Touring singer/songwriter Walter Crockett is the featured performer. www.vwcrockett.com

Mar 9, 2013 (Sat.)† Easthampton, MA Ė Art Walk

Iíll play tunes from 6 to 7 pm at this event www.artwalkeasthampton.org sponsored by the Metacomet Stage and hosted by Marcia Hendrick.† My set follows an open mike (5-6 pm) and precedes a 2nd folksinger (7-8 pm).†

Location: Luthierís Co-op, 108 Cottage St., Easthampton, MA, (413) 527-6627.† Admission s FREE.

Feb 21, 2013 (Thurs.)† Tucson, AZ Ė Monterey Court

Iíll make a guest appearance at this studio gallery and cafť.† Enjoy the fine food and casual ambiance† www.montereycourtaz.com.

Location: Monterey Court, †505 West Miracle Mile, Tucson, AZ, 520-207-2429

Feb 11, 2013 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Touring singer/songwriter Nancy Beaudette is the featured performer. www.nancybeaudette.com

Feb 2, 2013 (Sat.)† Lincoln, MA Ė Winter Carnival

Iíll join other local talent from 7 to 10 pm at the Acoustic Coffee House, an adult night of music and fun! †Hot coffee, tea and desserts will be served.† LincolnWinterCarnival.†

Location: Bemis Hall, 15 Bedford Rd., Lincoln, MA. Admission $10.† For reservations, contact: www.LincolnRec.com

Jan 14, 2013 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Singer/songwriter Chris LaVancher is the featured performer. www.chrislavanchermusic.com.

Dec 10, 2012 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Local a capella group Transylvanian Troubadours are the holiday seasonís special feature.

Dec 4, 2012 (Tues.)† Lexington, MA Ė Nourish

Iíll perform the feature for Ellen Schmidtís open mike at Nourish Restaurant, www.nourishlexington.com, with some notable guests helping out.

Location: . Nourish Restaurant, 1727 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington, MA, 02420, phone 781-674-2400

Nov 29, 2012 (Thurs.)† Port Townsend, WA - Undertown

Iíll play original tunes from 7:30 to 10 pm at this subterranean coffeehouse.† Local folksinger Marilyn Sandau will swap sets with me.

Location: The Undertown, 211 Taylor St, Pt. Townsend, WA, ē 360-385-1410, theundertown.com.. Admission is FREE.

Nov 19, 2012 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Dynamic indie duo Sarah Levecque & Peter Zarkadas are the featured performers, www.sarahlevecque.com.

Nov 17, 2012 (Sat.)† Sudbury, MA Ė Coffee House on the Rocky Plain

Iíll be backed by Kenny Selcer for a 45-minute set in a fine evening of entertainment at this lively Coffeehouse. Our set will be followed by Boomer Folk (Perry Desmond-Davies, Jon McAuliffe, & others). Great coffee and cakes, too: †www.SudburyCoffeeHouse.org

Location: .First Parish of Sudbury, Unitarian Universal, 327 Concord Road, Sudbury, MA† 01776, 978-443-2043.

Oct 20, 2012 (Sat.)† Lexington, MA Ė Acoustic Showcase

Iíll play the 6:30 to 7:15 slot at this cafťís parade of local songwriters hosted by David Keevil.† You can sip a Starbuckís coffee while you listen, www.acousticshowcase.com.† Admission FREE

Location: .Starbucks, 60 Bedford Rd., Lexington, MA, 781-863-1189, just outside the town center near the fire station and Stop & Shop

Oct 15, 2012 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Renowned folk musicians Geoff Bartley & Howie Tarnower are the featured performers, www.geoffbartley.com.†

Sept 15, 2012 (Sat.) Hopkinton, MA Ė Polyarts Fest.

Iíll play the 11-11:45 am music slot at the Hopkinton Polyarts Festival backed by guitar wizard, Kenny Selcer.† The Alter Ego Band will follow.† The arts fair runs from 10 am to 4 pm.www.hcam.tv/polyarts.† Admission FREE.

Location:. Hopkinton Town Common, Hopkinton, MA

Sept 10, 2012 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm.† Folk duo Gail Finnie & Julian Rundlett are the fall seasonís-opening feature, www.gailrundlett.com.†

Jun 21, 2012 (Thurs.)† Concord, MA Ė Main St. Cafe

Backed by phenom guitarist Kenny Selcer, Iíll take the stage at the Main Streets Cafť 8:00 to 11 pm.† Iíll be swapping sets with special guest, J.B. Sweeney.† Excellent food and drink: www.mainstreetsmarketandcafe.com

Location: . Main St. Market & Cafe, 42 Main St., Concord, MA† 01742, phone 978-369-9948

Jun 11, 2012 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Legendary folk artist Thea Hopkins is the season-closing feature, www.theahopkins.com.†

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd). Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

May 31, 2012 (Thurs.)† Port Townsend, WA - Undertown

Iíll play original tunes from 8 to 10 pm at this subterranean coffeehouse.† Swappng sets with me will be local folksinger Marilyn Sandau.

Location: The Undertown, 211 Taylor St, Pt. Townsend, WA, ē 360-385-1410, theundertown.com.. Admission is FREE.

May 14, 2012 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Kenny Selcer & Friends is the feature, kennyselcer.com.†

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd). Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

Apr 26, 2012 (Thurs.), Framingham ĖAmazing Things

Iíll feature at this open mike hosted by Dan Cloutier.† Iíll be backed by guitarist Ken Selcer and bassist Brent Clark.† The OM starts at 7:30 pm and weíll take the stage around 9:00 pm.

Location: 160 Hollis St., Framingham, MA, 508-405-2787, www.amazingthings.org.† Admission is $6.

Apr 20, 2012 (Fri.), Groton, MA Ė Main St. Cafe

Iíll feature at the Acoustic Cafť open mike at Groton hosted by Gayle Picard.† Iíll be backed by guitar hero Ken Selcer and bassist Brent Clark.† The OM starts at 7:00 pm and Iíll take the stage from 9:00 to 930 pm.

Location: Main Street Cafť, 159 Main St., Groton, MA, mainstreetcafegroton.com, 978-448-9634. FREE admission.

Apr 9, 2012 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Guys and Dahl (Chip Canty, George Cronin and Cecilia Dahl) is the feature, www.guysanddahl.com.†

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd). Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com.

Mar 12, 2012 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Jamie Walker of the Swinging Steaks is the feature, swingingsteaks.com.†

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd). Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

Feb 20, 2012 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA Ė House Concert

Iíll play a set along with others at a house concert from 7 to 10 pm at the home of Bob Davoli.† To participate or attend in this series of house concerts contact Bob at red@sigmapartners.com or via phone at 781-259-0491

Location: Bob Davoliís home: 6 Winchelsea Lane, Lincoln, MA..

Feb 13, 2012 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Aunt Mimi (Steven Malatesta and Dermot Whittaker) is the feature, www.auntmimimusic.com.†

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd). Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com.

Jan 28, 2012 (Sat.)† Lincoln, MA Ė Winter Carnival

Iíll join other local talent from 7 to 10 pm at the Acoustic Coffee House, an adult night of music and fun! †Hot coffee, tea and desserts will be served.† LincolnWinterCarnival-2012.†

Location: Bemis Hall, 15 Bedford Rd., Lincoln, MA. Admission $10.† For reservations, contact: www.LincolnRec.com

Jan 9, 2012 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Fiske & Herrera is the feature, www.fiskeandherrera.com.† Give them a listen: YouTube-FiskeHerrera-You're So.†

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd). Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

Dec 12, 2011 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Randall Kromm †is the feature, www.randallkromm.com . Some special guests are rumored to accompany him.† And Iíll chime in with my infamous parody of ďWaterwheelĒ.†

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd). Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

Nov 26, 2011 (Sat.)† Bolton, MA Ė Slaterís

Iíll perform a Saturday afternoon concert from 1 to 3 pm at Slaterís (formerly Great Brook Farms) www.slaters.biz

Location: .Slaterís, 356 Main St., Bolton, MA 01740, phone 978-779-6680. †

Nov 22, 2011 (Tues.)† Lexington, MA Ė Nourish

Iíll perform the feature for Ellen Schmidtís open mike at Nourish Restaurant, www.nourishlexington.com

Location: . Nourish Restaurant, 1727 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington, MA, 02420, phone 781-674-2400

Nov 14, 2011 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Still River (Marion Webster, Allen Pratt, Bruce Pacheco & Joan Eliyesil) are the featured performers, www.StillRiver

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd). Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

Oct 17, 2011 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Blackstone Run (Phip & Jackie Wheelock, Dock Murdock, Hope Swift & John Gotthardt) are the featured performers, www.BlackstoneRun

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd). Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

Sept 17, 2011 (Sat.)† Hopkinton, MA Ė Polyarts Fest.

Iíll play the 10-10:45 am music slot at the Hopkinton Polyarts Festival.† The Alter Ego Band will follow.† The arts fair runs from 10 am to 4 pm. www.hcam.tv/polyarts

Location: . Hopkinton Town Common, Hopkinton, MA.

Sep 12, 2011 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Jane Fallon & Friends are the featured performers, www.janefallon.com

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd).  Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

Aug 10, 2011 (Wed.)† Concord, MA Ė Main St. Cafe

Backed by ace guitarist Ken Selcer, Iíll take the stage at the Main Streets Cafť 7:30 to 10 pm.† Excellent food and drink: www.mainstreetsmarketandcafe.com

Location: . Main St. Market & Cafe, 42 Main St., Concord, MA† 01742, phone 978-369-9948

Jul 8, 2011 (Fri.)† Brookline, MA - Dance Friday

Iíll play at Dance Fridayís freestyle dance: Warmup (8 to 8:30 pm) and Middle (9:30 to 10 pm).† Barefoot dance from 8 to 12 pm.† Címon and dance, www.dancefriday.org.

Location: Brookline Tai Chi Center, 1615 Beacon St., Brookline, MA.† Admission is $8 (free pass for newbies).

Jun 18, 2011 (Sat.)† Hudson, MA Ė Harvest Cafe

Iíll open for the Alter Ego Band, starting at 8 pm, www.harvestcafeonline.com. .† Good eats, too.

Location: †Harvest Cafe, 40 Washington Street, Hudson, MA 01749, phone 978-567-0948

Jun 13, 2011 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Susan Cuniff & Paul Mageau are the featured performers, www.reverbnation.com/cunniffandmageau

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd).  Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

May 14, 2011 (Sat.)† Bolton, MA Ė Great Brook Farms

Iíll perform a Saturday afternoon concert from 1 to 3 pm, www.greatbrookfarms.com

Location: .Great Brook Farms, 356 Main St., Bolton, MA 01740, phone 978-779-6680. †

May 9, 2011 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Lauren Passarelli is the featured performer, www.laurenpassarelli.com

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd).  Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

Apr 11, 2011 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Oen Kennedy is the featured performer, www.myspace.com/oenkennedy

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd).  Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

Mar 14, 2011 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Nashville Clippers (Mac & Rae Ann McLanahan + Gail & Allen Wiegner) are the featured performers, www.nashvilleclippers.com

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd).  Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

Mar 13, 2011 (Sun.)† Cambridge, MA Ė BeLive CCTV

Iíll be interviewed on Cambridge Community TV, channel 9, on Michael Koranís ďBelive Ahah!Ē show from 7 to 7:30 pm.† Tune in and check† www.cctvcambridge.org for this show and to see my previous interview.

Location: . At the CCTV studio in Cambridge

Feb 22, 2011 (Tues.)† Concord, MA Ė Emerson Umbrella

Iíll perform a mini-set at Ellen Schmidtís open mike at the Emerson Umbrella, emersonumbrella.org, which begins at 6:30 pm.† Iíll go on around 7:30 pm.† Admission is $5.† Contact eschmidt01742@gmail.com to play at the OM

Location: . Emerson Umbrella, 40 Stow Street, Concord, MA (entrance on right side of bldg).

Feb 14, 2011 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Chuck & Mud are the featured performers, www.chuckandmud.com

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd).  Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

Jan 22, 2011 (Sat.)† Acton, MA Ė Savoury Lane

Iíll be entertaining the crowd at the Savoury Lane Cafť, from 7 to 9:30 pm.† Good food and drink are available.† Admission is FREE, www.savourylane.com

Location: Savoury Lane Cafť, 251 Arlington St. in West Acton, MA.

Jan 10, 2011 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Patti DeRosa is the featured performer, www.pattiderosa.com

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd).  Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com

Nov 12, 2010 (Fri.)† Brookline, MA - Dance Warmup

Iíll perform songs for the warmup/potluck at Dance Fridayís freestyle dance from 8 to 8:45 pm.† Barefoot dance to follow till 12 pm+.† Címon and dance, www.dancefriday.org.

Location: Brookline Tai Chi Center, 1615 Beacon St., Brookline, MA.† Admission is $8 (free pass for newbies).

Nov 8, 2010 (Mon.)† Lincoln, MA - LOMA

Iíll host the Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic from 7 to 10 pm.† Larry Unger is the featured performer, www.larryunger.net

Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd).  Admission is FREE.

LOMA is monthly (normally the 2nd Monday).† Performers can sign up there or pre-register at loma3re@gmail.com.

 

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