Having been nominated as Musician of the Year by both the BBC Folk Awards and The Scottish Traditional Music awards, in 2002 his CD “Ceol More” hit the Critic’s Album of the year list in Acoustic Guitar magazine. In Tony’s hands the complex ornamentation normally associated with fiddles and pipes are accurately transferred to guitar in a way that preserves the integrity and emotional impact of the music. “The best Celtic guitarist in the World”—John Renbourn. His work with Alasdair…Find out more »
"So where have they been hiding James Lee Stanley? We could say that James Lee Stanley is probably the last great undiscovered singersongwriter in America. But true as that may be let’s say something else. Let’s say that a diamond has been smuggled into the wasteland… and here is where the wasteland ends.” – Tom Robbins, Author of Even Cowgirls Get the Blues It is only a long lived singer-songwriter career that lets JAMES LEE STANLEY unite the unpredictable creativity…Find out more »
Named after a traditional foot stomping fiddle tune, Sugar in the Gourd is every bit as edgy and fun, but has the added depth of beautifully constructed original songs that encompass topics from trains, to drinking, to love, redemption, all the way to a conversation with God. The four women who comprise this delightful Americana./Roots style band, have combined their diverse backgrounds and songwriting talents to form a sound that is as unique as it is captivating. You’ll hear beautiful…Find out more »
Variety Night presents special guests Smashup with their fine acapella vocals Plus as always our talented sign-ups to fill out the bill. This month we will begin taking sign-ups for Variety Night on Sunday, September 3 at 1pm. Sign-ups are taken until all eight slots have been filled. Variety Night-See it or be it. Do it or review it. A fun night out.Find out more »
Banshee in the Kitchen plays Celtic music with eclectic skill and merry abandon.Touring and recording since 2002, the trio (tonight quartet) has delighted audiences in festivals, theaters, living rooms, and countless other venues from NewYork to Japan. They take traditional Celtic tunes, find the sweet spot between old and new, stirring it all up with trademark playfulness and musicality they term “bansheefying”. To do it right, Celtic music requires a certain amount of sassiness, a bit of impudence along with…Find out more »
Jon Stickley Trio has been making waves with the independent and fan-funded release of their 2nd album, Lost at Last, this past October. The originality and sheer energy of this genre-bending ensemble serves as a welcome wake up call for those who experience it. With roots in gypsy jazz, bluegrass, and hip-hop in an “exhilarating all-acoustic swirl” (Acoustic Guitar Magazine), Jon Stickley Trio combines Jon Stickley’s rapid-fire flatpicking guitar with the sultry and wild, yet refined, melodies of Lyndsay Pruett…Find out more »
Play and enjoy music. It’s the new social media. It might require the use of more than just your thumbs. Boulevard Music has some of the greatest teachers you’ll find anywhere, with the most incredible affordable prices to match. Classes and workshops start here next week on Saturday October 14. For more information about our group classes (Beginning Guitar, Young Person's Guitar, Intermediate Guitar, Bluegrass/Country & Acoustic/Electric Blues Jam Classes, Beginning and Ongoing Ukulele, and Beginning Singing) and their schedules…Find out more »
Totally unique and inimitable, Bob Lind writes, plays and sings like no one else – and he’s been doing it for five decades! In 1966, he helped launch and define Folk Rock, writing and singing the groundbreaking megahit “Elusive Butterfly.” It began an illustrious career as a songwriter that still continues today. His songs have been recorded by more than 200 top artists including Aretha Franklin, Glen Campbell, Eric Clapton, Cher, The Four Tops, Petula Clark, Richie Havens, Marianne Faithfull,…Find out more »
Variety Night presents special guests Los Dos with their fine originals/guitar playing and vocals Plus as always our talented sign-ups to fill out the bill. This month we will begin taking sign-ups for Variety Night on Sunday, October 1 at 1pm. Sign-ups are taken until all eight slots have been filled. Variety Night-See it or be it. Do it or review it. A fun night out.Find out more »
Affordable Guitar (Adult & Young Person's Class—the best deal in town—8 Beginning Guitar classes 90 bucks) and Vocal classes plus Tom Corbett’s Bluegrass/ Country Jam Class & Bernie Pearl’s Acoustic and Electric Blues Jam classes start this week. Also some great workshops including Beginning and Ongoing Ukulele with Cali Rose. For more information please click on the following red button for our list of classes and workshops and scroll through the classes.Find out more »
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Please note all shows start at 8pm and doors open at 7:30pm unless indicated otherwise. People who already have their tickets (purchased them in advance) get in first when doors open at 7:30 pm. After the people who already have their tickets are admitted any remaining tickets will go on sale.