Monday, March 3rd, 2014
Jess McDonald is hosting an event to benefit out friend, sister-Goddess & co-worker Kiely Quinn Carifio who has recently suffered serious burns to her hands in a small house fire. This event is being held to offset her insurmountable medical bills. Kiely is a beautiful source of light & love who has given so much to our community. Many amazing, local Musicians, performers & community members have generously offered to donate their time & talents to this worthy cause. It is certain to be a night of revelry, love & support! Mark your calendar because you certainly do not want to miss this amazing evening of generosity & support.
SCHEDULE Event begins at 6:00 ending at 1:00…
6:30 Om Belly Co
7:00 President Soup
8:00 The Goodtime Stringband (with special guest Mary Casiello)
9:00 Om Belly Co
10:30 Melvern Taylor
11:30 Alligator Wine
(DJ Jesse Gallagher in between & ending the fantastic eve)
OUR SPECIAL GUEST! Mary Casiello will be performing with the Goodtime Stringband!Originally from Traverse City, Michigan, Mary came here to Boston to attend the Berklee College of Music and study songwriting. She’s a fantastic keyboard player/vocalist, and aspires to have the bottom of her feet tattooed this year.
Tuesday, February 25th, 2014
The Goodtime Stringband will be playing at the Somerville Armory Cafe this Friday night from 8pm until 10:30pm!
Come down and hang out at a venue that is known as the best kept secret in the city! There is free parking, great food/adult beverages and comfortable seating.
Hope to see you there!
Friday, February 21st, 2014
The Goodtime Stringband will be performing (as a trio) at Brew’d Awakening Coffeehaus on Saturday during Winterfest in Lowell, MA. A cool hang and no cover!
The show starts at 1pm and the venue is pretty small, so arrive early if you want to get a good spot!
Wednesday, February 5th, 2014
There’s going to be a really great afternoon of workshops followed by an evening concert this Saturday 2/9/14 at the Real School of Music in Andover, MA. This is a rare and wonderful opportunity to see to of the country’s finest American roots musicians in a small intimate setting. You simply have to see/hear it to believe it. You’ll be transported to an earlier simpler time when authentic singing and playing was the rule instead of the inception.
The concert tickets are $20 and the workshops are $50. (these events are cash only)
Riley Baugus teaches North Carolina Clawhammer Banjo Tips and Techniques
Dirk Powell Teaches Old-Time Fiddle tunes from Kentucky
Riley Baugus teaches Old-Time Appalachian-style Guitar
Dirk Powell teaches Eastern Kentucky Banjo Tunes from his Grandfather
7:30pm Old-Time Music Concert
Enjoy a fantastic evening of Traditional American roots music performed by two of of the most exciting and original musicians on the scene today. You’ve heard their playing on dozens of recordings and films now hear them live in a family-friendly and fantastic acoustic setting in Andover, MA.
Hope to see and hear you there!
Friday, January 31st, 2014
Hey Friends! The Goodtime Stringband will appear at the New Revival Coffeehouse at First Parish Church of Stow and Acton on Saturday, Feb, 1, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. It’s going to be a great show and their will be a dance floor set up for couples wanting to waltz or two-step!
The church address is 353 Great Road, Stow MA 01775.
The church’s web site is http://www.fpc-stow-acton.org/ .
The show starts on Saturday evening at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $15 in advance or $18 the day of the show.
For advance tickets, call 978-274-2593, or email [email protected].
Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014
Fiddler Laura Smith and Andy Sicard from the Goodtime Stringband have joined forces to present a monthly evening of bluegrass music at the Armory! No cover charge, no tickets to buy, no shirt or shoes required!
“Bluegrass Fridays” will occur the last Friday of the month and will be hosted by members of the Goodtime Stringband (http://www.goodtimestringband.com). Expect a great night of traditional bluegrass along with some classic rock songs performed with bluegrass instrumentation. Y’all come!
Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
Alley Stoetzel will be performing a solo show this Saturday, January 18, 2014 from 1:00pm – 3:00pm at Life Alive in Lowell, MA.
To learn more, visit Alley’s website at http://www.alleystoetzel.com
Friday, January 10th, 2014
Nice op article in the Boston Globe by Simon Waxman about the upcoming “Deadly Gentlemen’s Ball” concert to be held at the Sinclair in Harvard Square. Waxman writes “That spirit of creativity remains potent in Boston’s bluegrass community today. It will be on vivid display Jan. 25 at the Sinclair in Harvard Square, when Rowan comes back to town.”
Readthe article here, and learn more about the upcoming “Deadly Gentlemen’s Ball” concert here
The Sinclair is located at 52 Church Street, Cambridge, MA 02138