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THURSDAY OCTOBER 17
FRONT ROOM
9pm: AMERICANA SESSION with MATT BORRELLO, MIKE VERGE & Company
BACK ROOM
7pm:
WUMB Presents The Wolff Sisters
Album Release Show
 
10pm:
SCATTERSHOT
80s Cover Band
FRIDAY OCTOBER 18
FRONT ROOM
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
  5pm: HUNTER AMERICANA
  8pm: IRISH SESSION
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BACK ROOM
7pm:
Bob Bradshaw, Carla Ryder and The Blue Ribbons Trio
Album-release show:‘Queen Of The West’
 
10pm:
FIGHTIN' FRIDAY
Cover Band
SATURDAY OCTOBER 19
FRONT ROOM
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
  5pm: MIKE VERGE , MATT BORRELLO & COMPANY - Classic Rock
  9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
4pm:
Jeff Jam Family Dance Party!
Jeff Jam brings his legendary dance party for children of all ages to The Burren once a month!
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Ezekiel's Wheels Klezmer Band: CD Release Party
CD release party and the kickoff of their monthly residency!
 
10pm:
SCATTERSHOT
Cover Band
SUNDAY OCTOBER 20
FRONT ROOM
11am: BEATLES BRUNCH - BEATLES COVERS (Brunch 9am-3pm - Music 11am-2pm)
  3pm: JOHN GANNON & Friends - IRISH SESSION
  6pm: ALAN KAUFMAN & FRIENDS - OLD TIMEY SESSION
  9pm: LOS GOUTOS
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BACK ROOM
7pm:
Kerr Griffin, Jessye DeSilva, CiCi Eberle & Friends
Kerr, Jessye, and CiCi will break hearts and take names while not-so-subtly celebrating Kerr’s bday!!
 
 
 
MONDAY OCTOBER 21
FRONT ROOM
6:45pm: BUR-RUN More Info
RUN, THEN ENJOY A COLD ONE BACK AT THE BURREN
  9:30pm: HELENA DELANEY & FRIENDS
IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
8:30pm:
STUMP TRIVIA
Test your wits and enjoy a friendly fun night!
Stump Trivia
TUESDAY OCTOBER 22
FRONT ROOM
8:30pm: JASON ANICK & THE SWINGERS More Info
SWING JAZZ
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Serena Z and the Facets, Cactus Island
A Blend of Folk, Rock and Pop - Serena Z and the Facets, Cactus Island!
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 23
FRONT ROOM
9pm: Pub Session with: GRAIN THIEF
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BACK ROOM
7:30pm:
Gerry O'Beirne AND Frankie Gavin, Tommy McCarthy and Louise Costello
A night packed with great Irish musicians.
10pm:
COMEDY NIGHT
with JANET McNAMARA
THURSDAY OCTOBER 24
FRONT ROOM
9pm: AMERICANA SESSION with MATT BORRELLO, MIKE VERGE & Company
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Katie Barbato, Rise Twain
Album release party for “Long Night Moon” along with friends and Boston’s own Rise Twain!
 
10pm:
SCATTERSHOT
80s Cover Band
FRIDAY OCTOBER 25
FRONT ROOM
9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Scissormen (final show), Ted Drozdowski's Coyote Motel
Celebrate with us as Scissormen and Coyote Motel put on a special homecoming show, with special guest Peter Parcek!
 
10pm:
Jimmy's DOWN
Cover Band
SATURDAY OCTOBER 26
FRONT ROOM
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
  5pm: THE GARDEN OF JOY - JAZZ
  9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
An Evening With Bill Janovitz and Friends
Buffalo Tom Frontman, Bill Janovitz goes acoustic with special guests in this new series!
 
10pm:
POP DISASTER
Cover Band
SUNDAY OCTOBER 27
FRONT ROOM
11am: BEATLES BRUNCH - BEATLES COVERS (Brunch 9am-3pm - Music 11am-2pm)
  3pm: JOHN GANNON & Friends - IRISH SESSION
  6pm: ALAN KAUFMAN & FRIENDS - OLD TIMEY SESSION
  9pm: LOS GOUTOS
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BACK ROOM
11:30am:
CLASSICAL BRUNCH - GROUPMUSE
Come join us for a tasty brunch, composer themed cocktails, and uplifting music on a sleepy Sunday afternoon!
 
 
 
BACK ROOM
4pm:
GENTICORUM & Friends
QUEBEC TRADITIONAL
 
 
 
BACK ROOM
7:30pm:
Frogbelly and Symphony
International musical collaborative Frogbelly And Symphony!
 
 
 
MONDAY OCTOBER 28
FRONT ROOM
6:45pm: BUR-RUN More Info
RUN, THEN ENJOY A COLD ONE BACK AT THE BURREN
  9:30pm: HELENA DELANEY & FRIENDS
IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
8:30pm:
STUMP TRIVIA
Test your wits and enjoy a friendly fun night!
Stump Trivia
TUESDAY OCTOBER 29
FRONT ROOM
8:30pm: JASON ANICK & THE SWINGERS More Info
SWING JAZZ
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Songwriter Roundup with Katie Dobbins and Various Special Guests!
Contemporary folk and new country
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 30
FRONT ROOM
9pm: Pub Session with: GRAIN THIEF
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BACK ROOM
7:30pm:
WINIFRED HORAN
Win will play tracks from her new cd "The Memory of Magic" With Utsav Lal on piano and Dan Faiella on guitar.
10pm:
COMEDY NIGHT
with JANET McNAMARA
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 1
FRONT ROOM
9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Pamela Means Presents Abbey Road
One of Boston’s favorite songwriter & master guitarist Pamela Means performs the album, Abbey Road in its entirety!
 
10pm:
SPIKE THE PUNCH
Cover Band
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 2
FRONT ROOM
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
  5pm: THE EMPTY BOTTLE RAMBLERS - Cajun
  9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
12pm:
"Let's Do Lunch" with Lindsay Foote, Jeff Butcher, Haley Sabella, Wyn Doran
A Brand New Nashville Style, “In The Round” Songwriter Series.
 
BACK ROOM
4pm:
"Let's Do Lunch" with Hannah Jay, Mike Sim, Ciderdown, Bix Macmaghan
A Brand New Nashville Style, “In The Round” Songwriter Series.
 
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Hackensaw Boys, Gillian Boucher & Bob McNeill
Gritty Bluegrass Americana by Hackensaw Boys and Acclaimed Celtic musicians Gillian Boucher & Bob McNeill!
 
10pm:
SWIPE RIGHT
Cover Band
SUNDAY NOVEMBER 3
FRONT ROOM
11am: BEATLES BRUNCH - BEATLES COVERS (Brunch 9am-3pm - Music 11am-2pm)
  3pm: JOHN GANNON & Friends - IRISH SESSION
  6pm: ALAN KAUFMAN & FRIENDS - OLD TIMEY SESSION
  9pm: LOS GOUTOS
Line
BACK ROOM
12pm:
"Let's Do Lunch" with Catherine King, Kim Moberg, Beth DeSombre
A Brand New Nashville Style, “In The Round” Songwriter Series.
 
BACK ROOM
4pm:
Fàrsan
Innovative traditional folk music
 
BACK ROOM
7:30pm:
2019 Women In Music Gathering (WIMG) Showcase
2nd annual showcase by singer/songwriters & performing musicians of the artist-alliance group, The Women In Music Gathering!
 
MONDAY NOVEMBER 4
FRONT ROOM
6:45pm: BUR-RUN More Info
RUN, THEN ENJOY A COLD ONE BACK AT THE BURREN
  9:30pm: HELENA DELANEY & FRIENDS
IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
8:30pm:
STUMP TRIVIA
Test your wits and enjoy a friendly fun night!
Stump Trivia
TUESDAY NOVEMBER 5
FRONT ROOM
8:30pm: JASON ANICK & THE SWINGERS More Info
SWING JAZZ
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
R.D. King, Anthony Troy, Athena Desai
Three Great Acts in One Night - R.D. King, Anthony Troy, Athena Desai!
WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 6
FRONT ROOM
9pm: Pub Session with: GRAIN THIEF
Line
BACK ROOM
7:30pm:
Jamie Laval returns...
National Scottish Fiddle Champion
 
10pm:
COMEDY NIGHT
with JANET McNAMARA
THURSDAY NOVEMBER 7
FRONT ROOM
9pm: AMERICANA SESSION with MATT BORRELLO, MIKE VERGE & Company
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Sonny Mone - Formerly of Crazy Horse
Former Crazy Horse Member Sonny Mone Plays The Burren Backroom!
 
10pm:
SCATTERSHOT
80s Cover Band
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 8
FRONT ROOM
9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Jennifer Truesdale, Kelly Riley
The “Blondes Have More Fun Tour” - an Evening of Blues, Soul and Rock & Roll!
 
10pm:
CLOSING TIME
Cover Band
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 9
FRONT ROOM
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
  5pm: SOCIAL No.11 - Americana
  9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
JON BUTCHER 360°
Grammy Nominated Jon Butcher Brings 360° to The Burren for Their 1st Greater Boston Area Show!
 
10pm:
SPITTIN' VINNIES
Cover Band
SUNDAY NOVEMBER 10
FRONT ROOM
11am: BEATLES BRUNCH - BEATLES COVERS (Brunch 9am-3pm - Music 11am-2pm)
  3pm: JOHN GANNON & Friends - IRISH SESSION
  6pm: ALAN KAUFMAN & FRIENDS - OLD TIMEY SESSION
  9pm: LOS GOUTOS
Line
BACK ROOM
3:30pm:
Matt Heaton & The Outside Toys
Infectious fun & stellar, no nonsense musicianship that kids & their parents can enjoy!
 
WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 13
FRONT ROOM
9pm: Pub Session with: GRAIN THIEF
Line
BACK ROOM
7:30pm:
Flynn Cohen and Matt Heaton AND Natalya Kay
A true celebration of New England's finest Irish Trad
 
10pm:
COMEDY NIGHT
with JANET McNAMARA
THURSDAY NOVEMBER 14
FRONT ROOM
9pm: AMERICANA SESSION with MATT BORRELLO, MIKE VERGE & Company
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Dan & The Wildfire
Soulful rock n' roll quintet
 
10pm:
SCATTERSHOT
80s Cover Band
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 15
FRONT ROOM
9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Sarah Borges and The Broken Singles Two Nights!
Sarah Borges and The Broken Singles Return to the Burren with a New Album for Two Nights!
 
10pm:
COVER UP
Cover Band
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 16
FRONT ROOM
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
  5pm: MIKE VERGE , MATT BORRELLO & COMPANY - Classic Rock
  9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
12pm:
KIDS OPEN MIC
For More Details email Laura Brereton
 
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Sarah Borges and The Broken Singles Two Nights!
Sarah Borges and The Broken Singles Return to the Burren with a New Album for Two Nights!
 
10pm:
SCATTERSHOT
Cover Band
SUNDAY NOVEMBER 17
FRONT ROOM
11am: BEATLES BRUNCH - BEATLES COVERS (Brunch 9am-3pm - Music 11am-2pm)
  3pm: JOHN GANNON & Friends - IRISH SESSION
  6pm: ALAN KAUFMAN & FRIENDS - OLD TIMEY SESSION
  9pm: LOS GOUTOS
Line
BACK ROOM
12pm:
Acoustic Chick Singer Brunch
Chick Singer Night "Unplugs" for a Special Brunch Show Benefitting Music and Youth Initiative!
 
 
 
BACK ROOM
7pm:
JONATHAN BYRD
Called "one of the top 50 songwriters of the past 50 years" by The Chicago Tribune
 
 
 
MONDAY NOVEMBER 18
FRONT ROOM
6:45pm: BUR-RUN More Info
RUN, THEN ENJOY A COLD ONE BACK AT THE BURREN
  9:30pm: HELENA DELANEY & FRIENDS
IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
8:30pm:
STUMP TRIVIA
Test your wits and enjoy a friendly fun night!
Stump Trivia
TUESDAY NOVEMBER 19
FRONT ROOM
8:30pm: JASON ANICK & THE SWINGERS More Info
SWING JAZZ
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
The Clippertones, CD Release Party w Special Guest Green Heron
Celebrating Their Latest Release
THURSDAY NOVEMBER 21
FRONT ROOM
9pm: AMERICANA SESSION with MATT BORRELLO, MIKE VERGE & Company
BACK ROOM
7pm:
WUMB Presents The Tarbox Ramblers
he Tarbox Ramblers - Where Appalachian music and backwoods blues come together!
 
10pm:
SCATTERSHOT
80s Cover Band
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 22
FRONT ROOM
9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
The Beantown Buckaroos (Featuring 2 Step Dance Lessons w/Roger Weiss at 6:30 pm!)
Western Swing, Country, Tex Mex and Two Steppin'!
 
10pm:
RIPCORD
Cover Band
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 23
FRONT ROOM
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
  5pm: ROTATING MUSICIANS - TBD
  9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
12pm:
WUMB HOOTENANNY
(WUMB Members Event)
 
BACK ROOM
7pm:
An Evening With Bill Janovitz and Friends
Buffalo Tom Frontman, Bill Janovitz goes acoustic with special guests
 
10pm:
Jimmy's DOWN
Cover Band
SUNDAY NOVEMBER 24
FRONT ROOM
11am: BEATLES BRUNCH - BEATLES COVERS (Brunch 9am-3pm - Music 11am-2pm)
  3pm: JOHN GANNON & Friends - IRISH SESSION
  6pm: ALAN KAUFMAN & FRIENDS - OLD TIMEY SESSION
  9pm: LOS GOUTOS
Line
BACK ROOM
3:30pm:
The Foggy Mountain Consort
Called "one of the top 50 songwriters of the past 50 years" by The Chicago Tribune
 
 
 
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Ezekiel's Wheels Klezmer Band: CD Release Party and Residency
join Burren Backroom favorites Ezekiel's Wheels Klezmer Band for a CD release party and the kickoff of their monthly residency!
 
 
 
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 29
FRONT ROOM
9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Evan Goodrow
Soul & Blues
 
10pm:
KILROE
Cover Band
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 30
FRONT ROOM
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
  5pm: TBA
  9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
The Kennedys
Legendary Folk & Community Favorites
 
10pm:
POP DISASTER
Cover Band
SUNDAY DECEMBER 1
FRONT ROOM
11am: BEATLES BRUNCH - BEATLES COVERS (Brunch 9am-3pm - Music 11am-2pm)
  3pm: JOHN GANNON & Friends - IRISH SESSION
  6pm: ALAN KAUFMAN & FRIENDS - OLD TIMEY SESSION
  9pm: LOS GOUTOS
Line
BACK ROOM
3pm:
Odds Bodkin Mid-Winter Miracles
Master Story-Teller Brings His Mid-Winter Miracles to The Burren - A Beautiful Experience for the Whole Family
 
MONDAY DECEMBER 2
FRONT ROOM
6:45pm: BUR-RUN More Info
RUN, THEN ENJOY A COLD ONE BACK AT THE BURREN
  9:30pm: HELENA DELANEY & FRIENDS
IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
8:30pm:
STUMP TRIVIA
Test your wits and enjoy a friendly fun night!
Stump Trivia
WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 4
FRONT ROOM
9pm: Pub Session with: GRAIN THIEF
Line
BACK ROOM
7:30pm:
Annual Benefit For Somerville Homeless Coalition
A wide variety of local and visiting talent raise funds for the Somerville Homeless Coalition!
 
10pm:
COMEDY NIGHT
with JANET McNAMARA
THURSDAY DECEMBER 5
FRONT ROOM
9pm: AMERICANA SESSION with MATT BORRELLO, MIKE VERGE & Company
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Eric Salt, Roland Pearsall
Two Great Local Rock Singer/Songwriters
 
10pm:
SCATTERSHOT
80s Cover Band
FRIDAY DECEMBER 6
FRONT ROOM
9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
TBA
 
 
10pm:
CLOSING TIME
Cover Band
 
SATURDAY DECEMBER 7
FRONT ROOM
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
  5pm: THE EMPTY BOTTLE RAMBLERS - Cajun
  9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Los Goutos Holiday Extravaganza!
An evening of holiday originals, covers, and more from the Los Goutos songbook!
 
10pm:
POP DISASTER
Cover Band
SUNDAY DECEMBER 8
FRONT ROOM
11am: BEATLES BRUNCH - BEATLES COVERS (Brunch 9am-3pm - Music 11am-2pm)
  3pm: JOHN GANNON & Friends - IRISH SESSION
  6pm: ALAN KAUFMAN & FRIENDS - OLD TIMEY SESSION
  9pm: LOS GOUTOS
Line
BACK ROOM
4pm:
Rebetoparea
Music from Greece
 
MONDAY DECEMBER 9
FRONT ROOM
6:45pm: BUR-RUN More Info
RUN, THEN ENJOY A COLD ONE BACK AT THE BURREN
  9:30pm: HELENA DELANEY & FRIENDS
IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
8:30pm:
STUMP TRIVIA
Test your wits and enjoy a friendly fun night!
Stump Trivia
TUESDAY DECEMBER 10
FRONT ROOM
8:30pm: JASON ANICK & THE SWINGERS More Info
SWING JAZZ
Line
BACK ROOM
8pm:
SILVER ARROW BAND
WEDDING BAND SHOWCASE
WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 11
FRONT ROOM
9pm: Pub Session with: GRAIN THIEF
Line
BACK ROOM
7:30pm & 10pm:
Lunasa: Two Shows
Irish legends: Lunasa return
 
10pm:
COMEDY NIGHT
with JANET McNAMARA
FRIDAY DECEMBER 13
FRONT ROOM
9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Will Dailey
(Two Nights!)
 
10pm:
RIP CORD
Cover Band
SATURDAY DECEMBER 14
FRONT ROOM
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
  5pm: SOCIAL No.11 - Americana
  9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
12pm:
REAL SCHOOL OF MUSIC SHOWCASE
 
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Will Dailey
(Two Nights!)
 
10pm:
SPITTIN' VINNIES
Cover Band
TUESDAY DECEMBER 17
FRONT ROOM
8:30pm: JASON ANICK & THE SWINGERS More Info
SWING JAZZ
Line
BACK ROOM
8pm:
Erin Harpe & the Delta Swingers Holiday Vinyl Release Party!
Celebrating the season with a Vinyl Release Holiday Party for their album “The Christmas Swing!”
WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 18
FRONT ROOM
9pm: Pub Session with: GRAIN THIEF
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Carissa Johnson, Acoustic Record Release with Special Guest Dutch Boy Blues
Carissa Johnson Releases her first acoustic record since her debut as a solo artist w Special Guest Dutch Boy Blues
 
10pm:
COMEDY NIGHT
with JANET McNAMARA
FRIDAY DECEMBER 20
FRONT ROOM
9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
TBA
 
 
10pm:
JIMMY'S DOWN
Cover Band
 
SATURDAY DECEMBER 21
FRONT ROOM
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
  5pm: THE GARDEN OF JOY - JAZZ
  9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
An Evening With Bill Janovitz and Friends
Buffalo Tom Frontman, Bill Janovitz goes acoustic with special guests in this new series!
 
10pm:
SCATTERSHOT
80s Cover Band
SUNDAY DECEMBER 22
FRONT ROOM
11am: BEATLES BRUNCH - BEATLES COVERS (Brunch 9am-3pm - Music 11am-2pm)
  3pm: JOHN GANNON & Friends - IRISH SESSION
  6pm: ALAN KAUFMAN & FRIENDS - OLD TIMEY SESSION
  9pm: LOS GOUTOS
Line
BACK ROOM
3:30pm:
Matt Heaton's Holiday Hootenanny
Matt Heaton’s Holiday Hootenanny- a dance-filled, laugh-laced holiday party for the whole family!
 
FRIDAY DECEMBER 27
FRONT ROOM
9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
TBA
 
 
10pm:
COVER UP
Cover Band
 
SATURDAY DECEMBER 28
FRONT ROOM
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
  5pm: SOCIAL No.11 - Americana
  9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
TBA
 
 
10pm:
KILROE
Cover Band
 
TUESDAY DECEMBER 31
FRONT ROOM
8:30pm: JASON ANICK & THE SWINGERS More Info
SWING JAZZ
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
New Year's Eve With Ezekiel's Wheels (Early Evening Show)
Celebrate the Earlier Part of Your New Year's Evening with Klezmer Favorites Ezekiel's Wheels!
BACK ROOM
10pm:

NEW YEAR'S EVE PARTY

SCATTERSHOT

Celebrate New Year's Eve at The Burren. Party Favors and Champagne Toast.
 
 
FRIDAY JANUARY 17
FRONT ROOM
9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Jen Kearney
Jen Kearney is back across the pond with the full band for this hometown throwdown!
 
10pm:
TBA
Cover Band
FRIDAY JANUARY 24
FRONT ROOM
9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Antje Duvekot (Two Nights!)
Burren Favorite and Beloved Boston Folk Star Antje Duvekot Returns For a Two Night Engagement!
 
10pm:
TBA
Cover Band
SATURDAY JANUARY 25
FRONT ROOM
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
  5pm: ROTATING MUSICIANS - TBD
  9:30pm: IRISH SESSION
Line
BACK ROOM
7pm:
Antje Duvekot (Two Nights!)
Burren Favorite and Beloved Boston Folk Star Antje Duvekot Returns For a Two Night Engagement!
 
10pm:
TBA
Cover Band