The Jazz Urbane play the Berklee Beantown Jazz Fest this weekend
Karl Marlantes |
What It Is Like to Go to War
discussion at Porter Square Books on Friday, September 23 @ 7 pm |
What the Fluff?
Festival | The "tribute to Union Square invention" has Fluff-themed games,
contests, cook-offs, and vendors, as well as live entertainment, and more in
Union Square on Saturday, September 24 @ 3 pm | unionsquaremain.
Grace Potter & the Nocturnals perform at MixFest on Saturday
Funeral Party +
Gentleman Hall | WFNX show (tune in to FNX or email firstname.lastname@example.org
for your free tickets) on Friday, September 16 @ 9 pm | brightonmusichall.com
MixFest 2011 | Music fest with Grace Potter & the Nocturnals, Lifehouse,
Michelle Branch, Javier Colon, and more at the DCR Memorial Hatch Shell on the
Charles River on Saturday, September 17 @ 2 pm | mix1041.
"Wrong Clothing" exhibit opens at Yes.Oui.Si on Saturday, Sept 10
| Limit 4 tix per person, pick em' up at the ‘Dise's box office at the Paradise on Friday, September 9 @ 8 pm | thedise.com
Secret America screening | Followed by
Q&A with producer Michael Kirk and journalist Dana Priest at the Brattle
Theatre on Saturday, September 10 @ 2 pm | brattlefilm.
Ahoy. Check out schooners like these in Gloucester this [long] weekend
Jamie Lynn Hart |
Pop/folk singer at the Middle East Corner on September 1 @ 10 pm | mideastclub.com
Schooner Festival | The Mayor's Race for
100-foot schooners, races for other classes, a parade of sails, deck tours,
public sails, and more on Gloucester Harbor, September 2-5 @ 4 pm | capeannvacations.
Dirty Dishes are at the Middle East upstairs Thursday, Aug 25
Vice Magazine +
Vitamin Water present Uncapped LIVE | Raveonette
curated show featuring Dirty Dishes + Lord Jeff + Turtle Ambulance @ the Middle
East upstairs on Thursday, August 25 @ 8 pm | viceland.com/uncappedlive/boston.php
Sweatshop play the JP Music Fest on Saturday
"One Night Only Volume 2" | Showcase featuring area artists, rappers, bands, dancers, comics and more @ the Strand Theatre on Friday, August 19 @ 6 pm | articulationworld.com
1st Annual JP Music Festival | Jamaica Plain's first free music fest with 21 local acts including Tallahassee, Sweatshop, Shepherdess, Lenny Lashley, and more @ the Pinebank Field on Saturday, August 20 @ 1 pm (until 7 pm) | jpmusicfestival.
Bodega Girls are at "Cook'n With Trash" @ Middlesex on Sunday, Aug 14
"Cook'n With Trash: Rock n' Roll Art Show" | Art by Shane Jones (a/k/a L!L L!L!) and music by DJ Paul Foley, Headband, Doomstar! and DJ Nolskie. With members of Bodega Girls- tarot raffle reading by Carmen O'Connor and Evan Kenney emcees |
| Sunday, August 14 @ 7 pm | middlesexlounge.
Mac Miller headlines the Boston Urban Music fest on Saturday
Richard James & The Name Changers | Tsongas
Center "Back Lawn,"
300 Martin Luther King Jr. Way,
Lowell | August 4 @ 7 pm | TsongasCenter.com
Series BBQ | With Adam Golaski, Anne Ipsen, Ray Carbonneau, and Timothy
Gager | Out of the Blue Gallery, 106
Prospect St, Cambridge
| August 5 @ 8 pm | direreader.
Freezepop are at the Fourth Wall Project on Friday
Man Band & Movie Night" | Performance
by Eric Royer's One Man Band, followed by a movie screening (film TBA) | East
Cambridge Savings Bank Parking Lot, 292
Cambridge St, Cambridge
| Thurs, July 28 @ 7 pm | cambridgeartscouncil.org
"Freezepop Uncapped" | With performances by Freezepop, Andre Obin, and
Lindsey Starr | Fourth Wall Project, 132 Brookline Ave, Boston
| Fri, July 29 @ 7 pm | vitaminwater.
Allston DYI Fest is Saturday, July 23 in Ringer Park, Allston
Screening | Iron Man
screening | Lincoln Park,
Washington St, Somerville | Thursday, July 21 @ dusk | 617.625.660
Breakdown Pre-Party | With DJs Reez and Act-1 | Fourth
Wall Project, 132 Brookline Ave,
Boston | Friday, July 22 @ 5 pm | vitaminwater.
What percentage of
percent? No matter, on Bastille Day, everyone's a Frenchman. As such, there
are plenty of soirées going down around town to let us ‘Mericans do what we do
best: hijack other country's holidays and use them as excuses to stuff our
faces and get roaring drunk.
Megamind is screening at the Hatch Shell on Friday @ dusk
4th Annual Bastille Day Celebration
| With music by the Chicken Thieves and DJ Kamal | Beehive, 541 Tremont St, Boston
| July 14 @ 5 pm | beehiveboston.com
| O'Day Park, 85 West Newton St,
Boston | July 14 @ 7 pm | berklee.edu/events/summer
Big Digits present "Holy Calamity 1 Year Anniversary" @ Zuzu July 14
Tito Puente Latin
Music Series | With Henry Jimenez y Los Homeboys | Sheehy Park,
1545 Tremont St, Boston | July 7 @ 7 pm | berklee.edu/events/summer
Sterling Watson and Dennis Lehane | Fighting
in the Shade discussion | Newtonville Books, 296 Walnut St, Newton
| July 7 @ 7 pm | newtonvillebooks.
--By Kelly Dickinson
It's almost the Fourth of July in the cradle of the American Revolution. You
know what that means: the customary explosion of airborne pyrotechnics
and family gatherings centered around the grilling of an animal plus the
copious consumption of alcoholic beverages in the name of good
Bodega Girls are at Middlesex on Wednesday
| "Free Concerts at the Esplanade" series | Hatch Memorial Shell, Esplanade, Boston | June 23 @ 7 pm |
Ronald Reagan | Part of "Passim Summer Stage" Series | Palmer Street, by Club Passim, Cambridge | June 23 @ 1 pm | clubpassim.