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Megan Burtt @ Old Sloop on Saturday April 5th

Every year or so, Megan Burtt comes to Gloucester to visit her good friend and Berklee chum, Chelsea Berry — and to treat us to her thoughtful, moving, gorgeous music at local venues.  This time she’s at Old Sloop on Saturday, April … Continue reading

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Music venues abound — and a new one is on the way!

Woke up to a dusting of new snow that was gone by noon.  Only a few dirty-gray-white winter leftovers remain as the sun burns a bright spot behind the clouds — too shy to show its full face.  Does this presage one … Continue reading

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Megan Burtt is Back

Every year or so, Megan Burtt comes to Gloucester to visit her good friend and Berklee chum, Chelsea Berry — and to treat us to her thoughtful, moving, gorgeous music at local venues.  This time she’s at Old Sloop next Saturday, … Continue reading

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Hot music weekend in the dead of Winter

Well, anybody who thinks Cape Ann’s music scene is only hot during tourist season should look at this weekend’s lineup (see full weekend music schedule here). That’s the good news.  The bad news is that you just can’t see every … Continue reading

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Marc Berger and RIDE at Old Sloop Coffeehouse on Saturday February 8th

The music is western-themed, and it will be performed by a five-piece band. The drummer is a photographer by day, and he’s taken some beautiful pictures of dramatic scenes in the west. Photos are going to be projected as a … Continue reading

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This is not you’re grandpa’s bluegrass!

If you were at the Cape Ann Solstice concert, you heard Charlee Bianchini’s gorgeous version of Mark Erelli’s soulful “Snowed In.”  You may also remember Charlee say she was lucky enough to see him live — not many people are … Continue reading

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Here’s your second chance — don’t blow it

As Fly Amero said (in this post) to all of you who didn’t get tickets to see Allen Estes at the Larcom Theatre on October 5: “too bad for you!”.  But wait … now you’ve got a second chance.  Allen … Continue reading

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Canada’s Finest Singer-Songwriter comes to Old Sloop Next Sat 10/12

There’s a very good reason James Keeleghan holds this title.  Watch the video: Get tickets now before they sell out.

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Ellis Paul at Old Sloop Coffeehouse this Friday, September 6, with Susan Cattaneo

Ellis Paul’s songwriting credentials are unassailable. They are as genuine as the 14 Boston Music Awards he has earned (a total second only to Aerosmith), as indelible as the tattoo of Woody Guthrie that adorns his arm, and as authentic … Continue reading

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Songwriting legend Ellis Paul at Old Sloop on Friday

The folks at Old Sloop took the summer off, but are back in the concert business with a bang this Friday presenting one of the most celebrated Boston-based songwriters alive today, Ellis Paul with Berklee’s Susan Cattaneo opening. You can often get … Continue reading

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Nashville rising star on Local Music Seen with Allen Estes tomorrow (WED)

Last week we posted that Louise Mosrie is back on Cape Ann this Saturday to play at Old Sloop and since her first trip to Cape Ann was to record a special show of Local Music Seen with Allen Estes, … Continue reading

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Nashville rising stars Louise Mosrie and The Twangtown Paramours @ Old Sloop next Saturday

Louise Mosrie’s songwriting is riveting; her performance is captivating.  Every song tells a story that touches your heart.  Here’s a great quote about her that sums it up:  “…basically, she’s William Faulkner with a guitar.” – Rich Warren, WFMT-FM Chicago … Continue reading

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RUNA At Old Sloop Coffeehouse June 7

Have you ever heard a Celtic version of our national anthem?  Phildelphia-based contemporary Celtic ensemble RUNA recently performed their unique rendition to open a Phllies game.  You can see a video of the performance at http://wapc.mlb.com/play/?content_id=27218189&c_id=mlb. RUNA will appear at … Continue reading

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Award-winning contemporary Celtic band, RUNA, comes to Old Sloop next Fri 6/7

Check out the video featuring RUNA’s dynamic fusion of traditional & modern Celtic sounds — with dancing!  Remember, it’s the high-season.  Shows like this will sell-out, so you’d better get your tickets early — get them here.

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Sat, May 4th: You want to see the guy who turned down offers from major labels to do his music his own way!

And he’s got a heart.  Check this out from the Old Sloop website: Garnet Rogers and Old Sloop Coffeehouse encourage attendees to bring non-perishable food items to this concert to be donated toThe Cape Ann Open Door Food Pantry. Donors … Continue reading

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Bob Franke with John Schindler at Old Sloop Coffeehouse

April 6 – Bob Franke with John Schindler at Old Sloop Coffeehouse Advance tickets can be gotten at http://www.rockportucc.org/April06-2013.htm, Toad Hall Bookstore, or Gloucester Music. Bob Franke Bob Franke’s songs are considered classics, fueled by his deep faith and the … Continue reading

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Bob Franke with John Schindler~Old Sloop Coffee House~ April 6, 2013, 7:30 PM

Day of show suggested contribution: $12 65 or over: $7, under 18: $5, family: $24 Bob Franke’s songs are considered classics, fueled by his deep faith and the real-life lessons taught him by his 30-odd years of playing everywhere from … Continue reading

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