Archive for the 'Concerts' Category

Two more Vienna Teng shows

by Michael on Monday, November 12th, 2007

Back on October 25th, Jennifer and I joined woj, Sarah, and her friend Jeff at the Iron Horse Music Hall in Northampton, MA, to see Vienna Teng perform. I was really looking forward to the show, and, as usual, Vienna didn’t disappoint. I’m terrible with set lists, and the fact that a couple of weeks […]

Richard Shindell in West Hartford, CT

by Michael on Monday, October 1st, 2007

On Saturday, after a great dinner at Pho Boston, Jenn and I drove across town to the University of Hartford for a Richard Shindell concert. Ever since I saw him open for Susan McKeown many years ago (maybe 1995?), Richard has been a favorite of mine, and pretty much the only male folk singer that […]

Vienna Teng in Larchmont, NY

by Michael on Monday, September 24th, 2007

Last Wednesday, Jenn and I made the long drive down to the Watercolor Cafe in Larchmont, NY to see Vienna Teng perform. It had been a few months since we’d last had the chance to see Vienna play, so I was looking forward to having the chance to see another of her concerts in such […]

The Kane Sisters in Newtown, CT

by Michael on Monday, August 6th, 2007

On Friday, Jenn and I made a trip out to the historic Newtown Meeting House in Newtown, CT to see a performance by fiddler players Liz and Yvonne Kane (aka The Kane Sisters). It was another show sponsored by The Shamrock Traditional Irish Music Society, who’ve been responsible for many of the great trad concerts […]

Two Vienna Teng shows

by Michael on Monday, April 16th, 2007

Last week Jenn and I had the pleasure of attending two shows by the talented Vienna Teng. I have this strange thing going on where Vienna is concerned, where some part of my brain wants to insist that she’s not up in the very top tier of ectophilic musicians. I think it’s mainly because her […]