LOMA (Lincoln Open Mike Acoustic) is monthly, on the 2nd Monday (3rd if holiday, closed Jul & Aug), 7 - 10 pm. Players sign-up there or pre-register at email@example.com
Location: Lincoln Library's Tarbell room, 3 Bedford Rd, Lincoln, MA (near 5-corner intersection with Trapelo Rd). Admission is FREE.
Jun 10, 2013 (Mon.) Lincoln, MA - LOMA
I’ll host the LOMA Open Mike, 7 to 10 pm. Local hero singer/songwriter Ryan Fitzsimmons is the featured performer, ryanfitzsimmons.com
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Jun 12, 2013 (Wed.) Hudson, MA – Harvest Cafe
From 7:30 to (;30 pm, come see me and 2 other songwriters in the round at the , hosted by Dan & Faith Senie. Good eatin’ too, at the Harvest Café, FREE
Location: Harvest Cafe, 40 Washington Street, Hudson, MA 01749, phone 978-567-0948
Jun 22, 2013 (Sat.) Cambridge, MA – Make Music
I’ll participate in the Fete de la Musique Festival (Make Music Harvard Sq.) at 3 pm near the Harvard Bookstore. Lots of style that day, but I’ll be playing my brand of folk-rock. Check for info at and . FREE
Location: Harvard Sq., Cambridge near Harvard Bookstore alleyway (Palmer St.)
July 9, 2013 (Tues.), Natick, MA –TCAN
Around 9:00 pm, I’ll play the feature with Kenny Selcer’s guitar backup at the famous TCAN open mike hosted by Mark Stepakoff. Sign up for the OM starts at 7:30 pm, . Admission is $5.
Location: TCAN, 14 Summer St., Natick, MA, phone 508-647-0097.
The LOMA open mike was video recorded in January and the first half including my opener can be accessed via the link, vimeo.com/34846034 . The second half, starting with the wonderful feature by Fiske & Herrera, is accessible via vimeo.com/34850959
Two other of my recent songs (“Geneva Waltz” and “Forgiveness”) are accessible via the URL vimeo.com/37068194, at around minute 40. That’s Kenny Selcer on guitar and Brent Clark on bass backing me.
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