Archive for the 'Concerts' Category

Susan McKeown at MassMoCA (North Adams, MA)

by Michael on Thursday, March 29th, 2007

Yes, I’m finally going to post about Jenn and I seeing Susan McKeown at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art back on St. Patrick’s Day (March 17th). I hadn’t seen Susan perform for almost a year, in large part because she was doing much of her touring as a vocalist for The Klezmatics. Since it […]

Merrie Amsterburg at Homegrown Coffeehouse (Needham, MA)

by Michael on Wednesday, February 14th, 2007

Way back on February 3rd, Jenn and I made the drive up to the Homegrown Coffeehouse (which is held at the First Parish Universalist Church in Needham, MA) to see Merrie Amsterburg. And now I’m finally posting about it. It had been a few years since I’d last seen Merrie perform, between her not playing […]

A Patrick Ourceau & Eamon O’Leary house concert

by Michael on Monday, December 18th, 2006

On Friday, Jenn and I trekked to the wilds of Monroe, CT, where some very nice people were hosting a concert in their living room on behalf of The Shamrock Traditional Irish Music Society. Fiddler Patrick Ourceau and guitarist Eamon O’Leary were providing the tunes, and it was an exceedingly fine evening of music. I’d […]

Vienna Teng at The Living Room

by Michael on Friday, November 17th, 2006

Last night Jenn and I joined our friends woj and Meredith in a trek down to NYC to see the amazing Vienna Teng perform at The Living Room. It was a dark and stormy night, but luckily the rain at least held off for part of the trip down. Once it did start raining though, […]

Christine Fellows at Pearl Street Clubroom

by Michael on Monday, September 25th, 2006

Last night Jenn and I made the trip up to Northampton, MA, to see the wonderful Christine Fellows open for The Mountain Goats at the Pearl Street Nightclub. It was one of those rare cases where I’m willing to shell out for a show even though I only want to see the opening act. Not […]