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Welcome to SFLM! The Surf For Local Music Fanzine of New England. Featuring reviews of artists, bands and events the live music scene in our area.

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Weekly Top Local Live Music Tweets

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Weekly Top Local Live Music Tweets - 10/28/2015

This is the place where I gather recent tweets and social blurbs that have anything to do with live music in New England. From music fans to bands and singer/songwriters you will see it gathered here listed by State each week either on Tuesday or Wed

nesday depending how my music lessons schedule is for the week. A big thank you going out to my 1,953 Twitter Followers - Glen P @ Eccentric Musician Company.

Updated on 10/28/2015

State of CT - Live Music Tweets updated @ 7:15 PM


Oct 26

Jazz pianist & trio perform at in Old Lyme, this Thurs.! Read:


2h2 hours ago

Hartford, CT ~ Trumpeter Josh Evans Heralds New Concert Season for the Hartford Society


5h5 hours ago

The boys will be performing at Joey C's in Stratford, Ct tomorrow night at 8:30 for an acoustic set,…


Oct 26

CT's own, Ovation, getting the band back together for more custom guitar production.


Oct 25 Wallingford, CT

Must watch! Wethersfield CT High School Marching Band crushes Stairway to Heaven.


  Oct 25

The day all the baseball kids come watch the band perform will be the day peace is restored throughout ct


State of MA - Live Music Tweets updated @ 7:15 PM

Oct 23

Going to try our best to play outside of MA and New England this winter. We're a small band but where do you guys wanna see us??

Oct 23

AYOOO Come chill at our Halloween show on October 30th in Westfield, MA! It's gonna be a fun time!


Oct 27

The Rat, Kenmore Sq. Boston MA. Best punk rock bar was right up Beacon St. Fathers First!


Music History @today_classical Oct 23

in 1819 Birth of American Isaac Baker in Beverly, MA.


State of Maine - Live Music Tweets updated @ 8:33 PM


Oct 26

Donovan Woods - Portland, Maine [Acoustic Indie]:



Oct 25

Rock and roast BBQ! (@ Harvest on the Harbor) on

Editor's note; It is unfortunate but there is a major label national band that is called "Maine". this makes it extremely difficult to  search and locate local bands from that State as this band's social presence dpminates the social channels. If you would like your coomunication to stand out please include @GlenP or #SFLM

State of NH: Updated on 10/28/15 @ 8:40 PM


This Friday we're back in New Hampshire with Tester, Era for a Moment, and Fifth Freedom. Get ready to rock, NH!! 


Oct 24

What a week...met amazing writer Tammy Jann at Mike Birch's open mike in NH. And helped close out Gayle Picard's Acoustic Cafe last nite!


State of RI: Updated on 10/28/15 @ 8:56 PM


Oct 24

Good luck to our PRIDE of RI Marching Band at Bands of America Super Regional in Indianapolis, Indiana!


State of VT: Updated on 10/28/15 @ 8:51 PM


6h6 hours ago

This Friday at the in Brattleboro, Vermont, join my band for a special evening of music. Old songs...

Note: SFLM uses the key words below along with the New England States Abreviations (CT,MA,ME, Maine, NH,VT and RI). When commenting on Twitter if you use these combinations there is a good chance I will pick up on it to repost it to the article. All comments must meet our site's standards and policies.

  • Rock in CT
  • Acoustic in __
  • Band in __
  • Show in__
  • Country in __


Previous Week's Live Music Tweets:

Updated on  10/21/2015

CT: Updated on 10/21/15 @ 9:00 PM

Oct 19 New Fairfield, CT

is really great, one of then sickest pop-punk bands to come out of CT Don't mess up and miss them this Wed 10/21 with


60m60 minutes ago

CT band trying to raise money to perform in Hawaii



Oct 17

Congratulations to the BHS Redcoat Marching Band for an excellent

performance this afternoon!


Oct 17

En route to Watertown, CT for a House Party! I love hanging with our fans on a personal level and playing acoustic for them. So humbling


Oct 15

A MESSAGE FROM PBA: Putnam, CT - The New England Acoustic Music Festival (NEAMF) recently presented the Quinebaug...


MA: Updated on 10/21/15 @ 9:00 PM


Oct 17

The best damn band in the land is on the road to Billerica, MA!

Playing with The Compaq Big Band tonight. (at Jazz Club in Cambridge, MA)


Dezi Garcia @Cubez99 Oct 20

I'm back in Worcester, Ma this Friday night 10/23 for an acoustic set at The Compass Tavern!  Showtime: 7-10pm 90 Harding St


Maine: Updated on 10/21/15 @ 9:00 PM

Oct 18

Thornton jazz band to wow & help fight hunger


Editor's note;…

Weekly Featured Articles

Look for new articles each week!

Featured Musicians and Bands

The follwing list is of artists and bands that have elected to be featured on the SFLM music fanzine. Such entries are of professional artists and bands who are active in the New England Music Scene. This list is derved from the SFLM Pro Directory. The list is not in any favorable order. New Featured listings get placed on the top and push down the current ones. Beatles For Sale
Sunday's On Going Events

Looking for a special live music event on a Sunday? This listing is for you!

Sunday's On-Going Events (Blues Jams and the like) - 3/01/15

This page is sponsered by the Eccentric Musician Company, in N. Oxford, MA. We are looking for music teachers to fill some openings in our lesson studios. Inquire on the site! Do you have a recent live recording and would like to be part of a monthly compilation release? Inquire on the site! More listings will be added soon for CT, Maine, NH and Vermont. Conneticut:   Stafford Tavern...
Review Archives - Pre 2015

A listing of articles that were transferred from the old version of the SFLM fanzine. Pre-2015

The Matt Brodeaur Trio Performs in Millbury 05/17/2013

The Mat Brodeaur band is a great little band gaining new friends and fans fast. I caught up with them last last week at the PACC in Webster, MA. What a great place to see a local band. The band is basically a trio consisting of Matt on guitar and vocals, Dale Packard on Bass and John Fyffe on drums. While the band is still relativley new to the scene they have much to contribute to it and live music fans in the local area are enjoying their raw energy and classic rock mix. When you hear Matt...