somerville music

Grand Ballet de Cour: French Renaissance Music from the Court of Louis XIII

Mezzo-soprano Carrie Cheron is featured in a concert of early 17th-century French music, as the Somerville Museum continues its season of Early Music Afternoons.  Ms. Cheron will join El Dorado Ensemble (Carol Lewis, Karen Burciaga, Hannah Davidson, Mai-Lan Broekman and Alice Mroszczyk, viols; Olav Chris Henriksen, lute and renaissance guitar) in music by Guédron, Moulinié, […]

Boston8Bit: Bleep Year

BOSTON8BIT and TinyOak Booking present: Bleep Year The Jungle hosts live music performed by musicians who use video game consoles as instruments to create new music. It’s loud, it’s awesome, it’s “chiptune”. Triheart (Boston) EP RELEASE SHOW Bit Shifter (NYC) Brick BRKer (Memphis) Thresher on Live Visuals Live Broadcasted by geekbeatradio on

House of Hamill at the Burren Backroom Series

“Their songs are always on the edge of traditional and innovation . . .  their performances are electrifying”.    – Sarah MacArthur, Highlander Radio House of Hamill, a national touring act described as “Radiohead meets Riverdance”, will make a return visit to the Burren Backroom Series on Friday, February 21st. Showtime is 7:00. House of Hamill […]

Songs About All Kinds of Love

Join us for a post-Valentine’s Day show to celebrate all forms of love (there’s more than just romantic love!). Three female Boston-based musicians, The Alex Fam Collective, Sadie Gustafson-Zook, and Lindsay Foote will sing songs about love of friends, family, romantic partners, snowstorms, nature, and more. Bring a date, a friend, a family member, or come by yourself!

New Year’s Eve Party at The Jungle

Borderline & the Suns, Nick Lovn, Eva Davenport, and more performing live hip hop and R&B at The Jungle’s New Year’s Eve Party hosted by Sassy Sassiane Estany! Doors @ 7 pm Music @ 8 pm Bar & Kitchen 5pm to 2am 21+ Tickets: $15 advance / $20 at the door if available Pre-sale begins […]

Toddler Dance Party

Bring the whole family for dinner and a toddler dance party! 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, November 30th. Free for the whole family except we will charge a $10 cover per toddler, and each cover charge comes with a $10 gift card that can be redeemed for food during this event, or bring […]

Sam Bayer, Gary Goldsmith, Ro Colegrove at Somerville Armory Cafe Saturday, September 7

Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Armory Cafe presents a concert on Saturday September 7 with singer/songwriters Ro Colegrove, Gary Goldsmith, and Sam Bayer. The concert will feature a solo set by each artist, followed by a round robin song swap. The show begins at 7:30 pm with an open mic, and admission is $10. The Armory Cafe is at 191 Highland Avenue, Somerville. For […]

Kalliope Ensemble performs at the Canopy Room in Union Square!

The Kalliope Ensemble is a Boston-based seasonal chamber ensemble dedicated to providing a wide variety of colorful music to the community. Come hear us perform an exciting program of classical and contemporary works for reed quintet, including works by Bach, Piazzolla, and more! Wednesday, August 7th at 7:30 in Union Square. More details and sign-up with […]

The Burren Backroom Presents: Rachel Baldwin, Low Ceilings, Sappho and the Radishes

Three local-to-New-England alternative folk acts share the bill at The Burren Backroom. Rachel Baldwin currently resides in Boston, but got her start in 2015 along the shores of Cape Cod. She writes introspective folk songs about love, loss, and transition. Recently, she’s ditched the acoustic guitar for an electric, and has been performing her songs […]

Three At Home EP Release Party

Three At Home, aka Mary Casiello & Dann Russo, are an energetic acoustic duo and frequent faces in the Cambridge and Somerville music scene. Their new EP, Perfectly Unclear, showcases a full-band sound heavily influenced by the Black Keys, and they plan to put on a show to match. JBJ and Blended Family open. $12 in advance, $16 […]

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, […]