music

That’s so Retro! That’s so 80s! A BFR Dance Party

Join Boston Free Radio on Friday July 6th for a very special event at Assembly Row at Assembly Square. Don’t forget your leg warmers and some muscle shirts. Event is Completely FREE so drop by after work and shake it out. We’re bringing back metal bands and big hair. Playing your favorite artists like David Bowie, Madonna, […]



Miele Album Release Show w/ Man Trouble and Boketto the Wolf @ The Burren (ALL AGES)

Boston rock band Miele celebrates the release of their debut album, “Transience”, with an all ages rock show June 22 at The Burren, along with other female-fronted bands Man Trouble and Boketto The Wolf. BAND DESCRIPTIONS: Miele Miele is a Boston-based rock band that pulls from a diverse drawing board of art rock, psychedelia, soul, […]


Guitar Sessions: David Gilmore

David Gilmore has performed and recorded with many of today’s most influential artists, including Wayne Shorter, Steve Coleman, Christian McBride, Dave Douglas, and Rudresh Mahanthappa. His latest release, Transitions, was named one of DownBeat’s top CDs of 2017. Gilmore, whose style has been compared to guitarists as diverse as George Benson and Jimi Hendrix, has received numerous grants, […]


Elise LeGrow

Elise LeGrow is a Canadian powerhouse vocalist who melds fiery passion and sophistication with just a hint of sandpaper grit. With a thunderous rasp, spellbinding style, and elegant, dynamic mystique, LeGrow has wowed everyone from Questlove to R&B legend Betty Wright. “Elise possesses a flair for crafting a timeless song into her own,” says Wright. “She’s […]


David Keenan

David Keenan is an Irish songwriter, a young Artist who uses his lyrics to paint pictures with words on canvases of silence, curating a body of work which is steeped in the poetic tradition of old but delivered in such a way that is entirely his own. Creating an inner world through narrative songwriting while […]


Loft Party Show w/ Kotoko Brass & Karikatura

Loft party show w/ live music from Kotoko Brass (Boston/Ghana) & Karikatura (NYC, Ropeadope Records) + West African food (fufu, light soup, groundnut soup & jollof rice). BYOB. ——————– Kotoko Brass Bio: Inspired by the traditional drum rhythms of Ghana, Kotoko Brass has created a unique, joyful, and improvisational style of West African dance music […]


Exploring the Hidden Music: 6.8.18

Trained as an architect and jazz musician, Christopher Janney has been combining these two disciplines for more than thirty years. On the one hand, making architecture more like music, his installations include his MIT graduate thesis “SOUNDSTAIR- An Urban Musical Instrument” at the Boston Museum of Science and “RAINBOW COVE” in Logan Airport. On the […]


Palaver Strings & Strange News: Trapped

Palaver Strings and Strange News present “Trapped,” a collaborative music-theater performance. “Trapped” will feature scenes from Kafka’s Metamorphosis, Poe’s The Telltale Heart, Gilman’s The Yellow Wallpaper, and Marlowe’s Dr. Faustus. Each selection will be paired with complementary musical excerpts composed and arranged by Palaver alum Alexander Goodin. The two ensembles collaborate fully to close the […]


Cendrillon – a Mexican Cinderella fairy tale

The Cambridge Chamber Ensemble presents Pauline Viardot-García’s Cendrillon at WXI in Somerville ~¡calaveras y calabazas! a Mexican Cinderella fairy tale~ On May 4 & 6, The Cambridge Chamber Ensemble will present Cendrillon, Pauline Viardot-García’s charming and delightful telling of Cinderella. The audience is transported to 19th century Mexico where Cinderella must find the love of […]


Cendrillon – a Mexican Cinderella fairy tale –

The Cambridge Chamber Ensemble presents Pauline Viardot-García’s Cendrillon at WXI in Somerville ~¡calaveras y calabazas! a Mexican Cinderella fairy tale~ On May 4 & 6, The Cambridge Chamber Ensemble will present Cendrillon, Pauline Viardot-García’s charming and delightful telling of Cinderella. The audience is transported to 19th century Mexico where Cinderella must find the love of […]


Perfect Pitch

Perfect Pitch is an annual student-run project that gathers Berklee’s best performers, producers, and songwriters, celebrating the college’s unparalleled ability to impact the music industry. Top Berklee vocalists in various styles are selected by an audition process. Songwriters then pitch songs to each vocalist. Producers arrange the songs to perfectly fit the singers. The final […]