FREE DeCafe House Concert with The Butterfly Storytelling

FREE DeCafe House Concert with The Butterfly Storytelling

Join us on August 23rd in Moorestown at 6:30 pm for a FREE concert with Soulport and featuring The Butterfly storytellers Dwight James and Denise McCormack. This is the return of the DeCafe House Concert series. The Moorestown DeCafe is a warm coffeehouse environment where great folks gather to enjoy live folk music, jazz, the blues, or world music once per month. Performers range from nationally known singer-songwriters like Michael Smith, Debbie McClatchy, and Chris Smither to talented local musicians on the verge of breaking out. Approximately 75 guests attend each performance, providing an intimate setting for audience and performers alike. In keeping with its coffeehouse inspiration, the cost of admission includes coffee, tea, and light fare. The paid series continues from September to March. Concert dates: August 23rd (**starts at 6:30 pm**) – FREE concert with Soulport and Storytelling with “The Butterfly” series themed “Rhythms of Life” with tellers

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Billy Hector and Band-SOLD OUT

Billy Hector and Band-SOLD OUT

Billy Hector and Band SOLD OUT A prolific songwriter and composer, Billy Hector has more than 14 albums to his credit in electric and acoustic blues and Americana rock.  With over 35 years of performing under his belt, Billy is recognized as one of the hottest guitarists and songwriters playing on the original circuit and serves up what more than one reviewer has called, “One of the best shows you’ll ever see.” Billy is a two-time invitee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s American Music Master’s series, a winner of the Asbury Park Music Awards “Best Guitarist,” “Best Blues Band,” and “Living Legend” awards, and a two time winner of East Coast Rocker’s “Best Guitarist” award. www.billyhector.com   Doors open at 7:30pm. Show Starts at 8:15pm. Individual tickets are priced at $20 a piece and can be purchased individually from the button below. $20 admission includes light refreshments.

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GUNPOWDER LANE-SOLD OUT

GUNPOWDER LANE-SOLD OUT

GUNPOWDER LANE   Gunpowder Lane performs American roots music including folk, country, blues and bluegrass. Todd Breck, John Frink, Rob Tietze and guest singer and guitarist Phil Epstein look forward to captivating us with their music. Todd Breck is an active singer and songwriter who plays guitar, mandolin, harmonica and flute. John Frink, who began playing his guitar at the age of ten, writes music and adds a glorious baritone voice to his musical presentations. Rob Tietze, who discovered his love of music at the age of seven, has made a name for himself both as a player and a composer of music for guitars. And finally, Phil Epstein, who jumped onto the acoustic guitar train back in 1970 and added the harmonica to his repertoire. https://www.gunpowderlanemusic.com   Doors open at 7:30pm. Show Starts at 8:15pm. Individual tickets are priced at $20 a piece and can be purchased individually from

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River City Healers

River City Healers

River City Healers River City Healers, a quartet formed on the banks of the Delaware River in Lambertville, NJ, combines jazz standards, traditional gypsy tunes, Klezmer melodies, tango rhythm, and everything in between to create an upbeat, joyous experience. Drawing on influences both old and new, River City Healers strives to breath new life into old songs, while also preserving time-honored musical traditions. Let your feet stomp and your hands clap ~ and always get up an dance! https://www.facebook.com/thehealerstheband/     Doors open at 7:30pm. Show Starts at 8:15pm. Individual tickets are priced at $20 a piece and can be purchased individually from the actual concert link found below. $20 admission includes light refreshments. [su_button url=”http://public.perkinsarts.org/public/Events.faces” target=”blank” style=”bubbles” background=”#bfb3e4″ size=”20″ wide=”yes” center=”yes” icon=”icon: ticket” text_shadow=”0px 2px 5px #000000″]CLICK FOR TICKETS[/su_button]

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Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers

Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers

Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers are touring in support of a new cd they recently did together:  “We Are Welcomed” (2016). They’ve known each other for 35 years and have performed together many times over those years. They will perform many songs together and some on their own, as they each enjoy their own musical careers as well.   More than 4 decades as a touring professional have found Michigan native Claudia Schmidt traversing North America as well as Europe in venues ranging from intimate clubs to 4,000 seat theatres, and festival stages in front of 25,000 rapt listeners.  She has recorded nineteen albums of mostly original songs, exploring folk, blues, and jazz idioms featuring her acclaimed 12 string guitar and mountain dulcimer playing.   http://www.claudiaschmidt.com/   Sally Rogers, from Wisconsin, is a nationally renowned singer-songwriter and recording artist with numerous awards for her work which

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The Blue Vipers

The Blue Vipers

The Blue Vipers The Blue Vipers of Brooklyn are an early jazz, swing, and blues band. Their repertoire of tunes from the 1910 to the 1940’s, New Orleans jazz & Dixieland, classic Blues, R&B and Western and retro Swing is augmented by original tunes and catchy 4 part vocal harmony. Members include Billy Nemec (guitar/vocals), Chris Pistorino (upright bass,vocals), David Langlois (washboard percussion/vocals), Sam Hoyt (trumpet/vocals) and Tom Abbott (saxophone). Educated by accomplished musicians and formal music programs, the members have played venues and festivals from New Orleans to NYC. “There are old souls in the young bodies of the Blue Vipers of Brooklyn. They play the best kind of roots music, one that explores the various sounds that turned on the youth in pre-and-post WWII America. Unifying it all is the band’s dazzling jazz chops.” Robert Sutton, Jazzcorner “I Love them. They set a great tone for any event.”

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Jane Rothfield and Allan Carr DeCafe Concert

Jane Rothfield and Allan Carr DeCafe Concert

Jane Rothfield and Allan Carr-Appalachian and Scottish Roots Music Husband/wife duo, Jane Rothfield (fiddle, banjo, vocals) and Allan Carr (guitar,vocals) have been playing their unique blend of traditional and original Celtic and Appalachian style music for over 30 years.  Allan is from Aberdeen, Scotland, and grew up surrounded by the rich traditional music of the Northeast of Scotland. He is one of the finest singers from that tradition. Jane is an award winning fiddler, clawhammer banjo player and tune composer with deep roots in the fiddle traditions of New England, Scotland and the American South. They play roots music that is directly from the source while expanding on that tradition with newly composed songs and tunes. Great singing and harmonies, hot instrumentals and with Allan’s humor, always a whole lot of fun! www.janerothfield.com   www.allancarrmusic.com Doors open at 7:30pm. Show Starts at 8:15pm. Individual tickets are priced at $20 a piece

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