somerville music

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, […]


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 […]


SomerStreets Carnaval

Join us on Sunday June 3rd from 2-6pm in Somerville on Broadway between McGrath Highway and Pennsylvania Ave. for two stages of music, interactive activities, flea and artisan market, and more! Activities and programming include: Live music on two stages including: Grupo Los Nitidos, A Nova Brazil, School of HONK, M’bolo, Nuz, and Opposite People. […]


Nate Taylor, Izzy Heltai and Gillian Grogan play the Burren Backroom Series

Use Promotion Code: 24HOUR to buy discounted tickets in advance! Nate Taylor Wanderer, wonderer, journeyman, folksinger — Nate Taylor fuses story and experience on a quest for connection through music — to people, to nature, to truth. Often compared to Nick Drake for his resonant fingerpicking, Taylor paints an ethereal soundscape with his soaring vocals […]


Queer Kitchen with 7ate9 Bakery, Tex Mex Eats & Tanám Narrative Cuisine

This event is 21 and over ONCE Somerville Presents Queer Kitchen Good food and good music by Queer creators serving food and non-alcoholic options that we know are healthy for people living with HIV and AIDS Proceeds to benefit LGBTQ youth org. BAGLY Presale tickets: $20 — One item each from Tex Mex Eats, 7ate9 […]


Reagan Esther Myer: A Multimedia Narrative

Reagan Esther Myer is a multimedia narrative told through live music, video, and theater to tell a dystopian story. In a post-WW3 world, we meet Reagan, a government employee living in an abandoned shopping mall on a deserted island making DIY survivalist videos for a struggling world. Like most people who survived Impact, she has […]


The Nude Party

The Nude Party congealed as one unit in the southern mountain town of Boone, NC in 2013 and gained their namesake very literally. Bonded by isolation, house party debauchery, a religion based on pushing the limits of bad taste, and a precocious predisposition towards the Kinks, the Animals and the Velvets, they have burgeoned into […]