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WBGO The Checkout Presents DOMi & JD Beck

DOMi & JD Beck are a duo collaboration between keyboardist Domitlle Degalle and drummer JD Beck. Their sound of up-tempo future-sonic jazz meets with hip-hop breakbeats, luscious synth harms, and absolute virtuosity. The duo have become one of the internet’s viral addictions, attracting interest from Thundercat, Will.i.am, and Skrillex. The duo first met at NAMM […]


Argenziano Holiday Craft Fair

Join us for the fifth annual Argenziano School PTA Holiday Craft Fair and support the arts arts at the Argenziano. The Fair will feature handmade jewelry, ceramics, batiks, tote bags, greeting cards, ornaments, photographs, soap, and candy from more than 30 vendors, many from the school community. Also, a great raffle with items from all […]


Friends and Family Class: Make a Ukelele

Develop your basic woodworking skills by building a ukulele from a simple wood kit. Sand, glue, assemble, and personalize your one-of-a-kind instrument and learn a few basic chords along the way. No prior music or woodworking experience required. Leave the class with a uke in your hands, a song in your heart, and a smile […]


Kris Davis, Downbeat award winner, in solo Jazz piano performance

    The Creative Music Series proudly presents KRIS DAVIS (from Canada by way of New York) To The Outer Reaches: Kris Davis looks to discover the piano’s full spectrum… Pianist-composer Kris Davis was named 2017 Rising Star Pianist/2018 Rising Star Artist in Downbeat magazine And dubbed one of the music’s top up-and-comers in a 2012 […]


August SomerStreets – Seize the Summer!

Join us on Sunday, August 4th from 2:00-6:00pm on Holland St. between Davis Square and Cameron Ave. for two stages of music, interactive activities, a vintage and artisan market, and much more! The music line-up will include Emma June and others to be announced! SomerStreets is the City of Somerville’s take on the internationally-renowned Open Streets […]


More unrestricted, unrehearsed and creative music ala Free-Jazz,

Music: Free-Form Jazz, Improvisational Re-scheduling of the 10/2018 cancelled concert: Guests: Paul Flaherty, Chris Corsano + Boston’s Damon Smith, Jeb Bishop & Forbes Graham The Creative Music Series Presents From New England & New York & Boston Legends and in the making: “The Quartet + 1” More unrestricted, unrehearsed and creative music ala Free-Jazz, only […]


Rogue Burlesque’s 10th Anniversary Bash

Rogue Burlesque’s 10th Birthday Bash Sunday July 14, 2019 OBERON 2 Arrow St, Cambridge MA 7:30pm doors / 8pm show $20 standing / $25 seated 21+ In 2009, Rogue Burlesque exploded onto the Boston burlesque scene with their fresh, freakish brand of comic striptease. Join them this July for an all-star, totally baller, 10th anniversary […]


Language and Art Build Bridges at the Center for Arabic Culture

“I want the community to know what I know, because they will love it.”  That’s what Alma Richeh says about her work at the Center for Arabic Culture (CAC), where she and others explore Arab and Arab-American cultures through art and education. For more than a decade, the center—headquartered at the Somerville Armory—has helped foster intercultural […]


CYDP: Celebrating 15 years

Celebrating 15 years of artistic excellence, Deborah Mason’s Cambridge Youth Dance Company (CYDP) will perform their annual spring concert at Boston University Dance Theater, 915 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston for three performances, April 27 (2 pm & 7 pm – 28 (2 pm), 2019. The performances will feature choreography and restagings from renowned local and national stars […]


Miller Street Open Studios

After Dark / In the Daylight: Open Studios at 11 Miller Street, Somerville, MA 02143   After Dark: Friday, 4/5: 6-9pm Music: Ken Field & Friends In the Daylight Saturday, 4/6: 12-5pm Sunday, 4/7: 12-5pm   Miller Street Open Studios is pleased to present it’s bi-annual 3 day event!  The event is free and all are welcome!  This […]


DSLR Camera Workshop for Beginners

In this class our aim is to introduce new photographers to their digital SLR cameras, camera functions and basic photography concepts in order to obtain full use of the modern-day digital camera. The class will introduce students to photography fundamentals like aperture, shutter speed and ISO. Step by step students will learn how to navigate […]


E-Som Market: Love Big! Shop Small!

We’re kicking off our 2019 E-Som Market season with some big love for shopping small! Our friend Cousin Dave Cagle from The Automatic Food & Drink will be on the bar serving up the Plantation Rum cocktails, and DJ Ninja B will be bringing the tunes. Check out our lineup for February 9, then come […]