Guitarist Robby Krieger is one of the legendary figures in rock. This celebration of the music of The Doors, which Robby had no small part in creating, is a one-of-a-kind experience that could only be performed by the man himself. “When you think of the Doors, “ guitar” isn’t the first thing that usually comes to mind (Jim Morrison’s manic persona and Ray Manzarek’s swirling . . .
WXPN welcomes Dar Williams to the Colonial! An intimate evening of music, conversation and readings from Dar’s new book, What I Found in a Thousand Towns.
“I hope you’ll come out this fall for some concerts that are very special to me! My book, “What I Found In A Thousand Towns,” is coming out in September and I’ll be singing, reading, and hopefully hearing a bit about . . .
Al Stewart and a full backing band, The Empty Pockets, recreate the iconic platinum album Year of the Cat from start to finish, plus a bonus set of the many hits from his other albums including the platinum selling “Time Passages.” This show sold out two days at London’s Royal Albert Hall.
“This venerable singer/songwriter is still doing what he does best, and clearly his best is as . . .
Enjoying a run of solid sold-out performances in 2016, The Yardbirds continue to hold true to the band’s legacy of masterful musicianship. Led by Rock and Roll Hall of Famer / founding member / drummer Jim McCarty, the band (consisting of guitarist Johnny A, bassist Kenny Aaronson, singer/blues harpist/percussionist Myke Scavone, and lead singer/guitarist John Idan) evoke the essence of the classic Yardbirds sound.
Experiencing a Yardbirds . . .
Julia Chalfin returns to her childhood stomping ground to give a third benefit concert for Orion Communities! Join us in celebrating community with MUSIC for EVERYONE! Julia Chalfin, Cory O’Niell Walker and Dr. Matthew Brower are a trio of musicians specializing in genre bending. They break all the rules while taking the audience on an adventure through opera to jazz to musicals to Motown and back again. Doors open . . .
Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn, “the king and queen of the banjo” (Paste Magazine), have a musical partnership like no other. Béla Fleck is a sixteen-time Grammy Award winner who has taken the instrument across multiple genres, and Abigail Washburn is a singer-songwriter and clawhammer banjo player who re-radicalized it by combining it with Far East culture and sounds. The pair performs music from their . . .
Delaware Valley is happy to present an all musical program of popular and show tunes by well-known musician Pierre Fracalanza. Pierre began playing piano and organ at the age of three. By age 8 he was playing in churches and at 16 was a church organist and musical director. He attended the renowned Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY. He spent the first half of his career as . . .
Tickets on sale Fri, Sep 15 @ 12:30PM.
Named by Rolling Stone as one of the Top 20 Guitarists of All Time, Richard Thompson is also one of the world’s most critically acclaimed and prolific songwriters. He has received Lifetime Achievement Awards for Songwriting on both sides of the Atlantic – from the Americana Music Association in Nashville to Britain’s BBC Awards as well as the prestigious Ivor Novello. In 2011, Thompson received an OBE (Order of . . .
Featuring members of The Band, the Levon Helm Band & the Rick Danko Group.
Performing songs of The Band, The Weight Band is keeping the spirit and the music alive that helped define an era. Members of The Weight were either actual members in The Band, or are directly and deeply connected to their legacy. The group features Jim Weider from The Band, Brian Mitchell of the Levon Helm Band . . .
Presented by TOSDV
TOSDV will again present their annual holiday concert of music and entertainment. As of this writing the program is still being put together. Along with organ accompaniment, and possibly a short silent movie we hope to also have some local entertainers on the stage. It is sure to be an enjoyable afternoon and a chance to get into the holiday mood.
This program benefits the Theatre Organ Society of the . . .
Tickets on sale Fri, Sep 22 @ 12:30PM.
After several albums with ‘Til Tuesday, Mann began her solo career in 1993 with the album Whatever and made a name for herself through her independent success and the founding of her record label, SuperEgo Records. In addition to her solo albums, she has appeared on many film soundtracks, most notably Paul Thomas Anderson’s Magnolia, with “Save Me” landing her Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations for Best Original . . .
Tickets on sale Fri, Sep 15 @ 12:30PM.
Chart-topping and multi-platinum singer/songwriter John Ondrasik, who goes by Five for Fighting, burst on the scene some 15 years ago with his Grammy nominated hit “Superman (It’s Not Easy),” along with Top 40 hits “100 Years” and “The Riddle.” He’s been a mainstay on mainstream radio ever since, while his songs have been featured in over 350 films, TV shows and advertisements. On touring with . . .