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Thursday, July 16th, 2015
in Somerville, Ma
Time: 10:00 PM
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Ten Foot Polecats:
Their sound, though hard to define, has been referred to as “punk-blues”, “gutbucket soul” and “explosive stomp and groove”. This high-octane trio from Boston, MA has been touring the country for the past five years, taking their unique form of roots music (influenced by the sounds of the northern Mississippi hill country) to cafes, restaurants, record…
We cover only the live performances that positively inspires us to do so and we do it because we are blessed to have such talent work so hard to please the music fans that surround them.
It's Saturday night and I set out to get in on some live music and perhaps do a live music review. There's that old saying not to mix business with pleasure but my business of doing live music reviews is it is my pleasure. Anyways, first I made a few stops through Millbury to pay a visit to a friends' band, second I stopped in at the Wheelock Inn. I was not feeling it there so I moved on and ended up at the Kasbar. After settling down on a seat near the band stage I took in a good visual and had a good listen. Again, if I am not feeling it I just won't do it. Putting a review together takes time, I have the all verbiage for the review to do and photos to upload and edit and then another upload to the server. So this leads me to a decision…
Friday night after a long day at work and teaching music until 6 PM I made an effort to go to the The Vanilla Bean Cafe in Pomfret, CT to catch the tail end of a singer/songwriter showcase. When I arrived there the performers were packing up. Oops to late! Perhaps next week I will try again but I didn't let that curb my appetite and hunger for live music.
Not being sure what to expect I headed towards Putnam CT to try the stomping ground. The band I stumbled upon was AMAZING! At first I was going to have a beer, take a listen in, then go home after all I was a bit tired. Usually when I see a new band I either just have a listen and give the band a few months to mature or just take in another night of listening to get a good…
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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.
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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 Wednesday depending how my music lessons schedule is for the week. A big thank you going out to my 1,848 Twitter Followers - Glen P @ Eccentric Musician Company.
Updated on 06/24/2015
CT: Updated on 6/24/15 @ 6:47 PM
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