http://www.facebook.com/SomervilleSongwriterSessions Center for Arts at the Armory
191 Highland Ave.
Somerville, MA 02143
Music, Nightlife, Performing Arts
Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Armory Cafe presents a concert on Saturday February 2 with singer/songwriters Lindsay Dodd, Raymond Gonzalez, and Sam Bayer. The concert will feature a solo set by each artist, followed by a round robin song swap. The show begins at 7:30 pm with an open mic, and admission is $10. The Armory Cafe is at 191 Highland Avenue, Somerville. For more information call 617-718-2191 or visit artsatthearmory.org/cafe or www.facebook.com/SomervilleSongwriterSessions. Email SomervilleSongwriter@gmail.com to reserve an open mic slot. Performer details below.
Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Armory Cafe presents contemporary folk singer/songwriters in concert, on the first Saturday of each month. The Armory Cafe features live music in an intimate setting, a menu featuring sandwiches, soups, desserts and coffees, and plenty of free parking. Our 2/2 performers:
Multi-instrumentalist Lindsay Dodd's music is a blend of dreamy folk/pop with infectious melodies and heartfelt lyrics. Her songs echo inspirations of Joni Michell and Emmylou Harris while establishing a unique sound all her own. Her first album Summer of My Winter was released in 2016. More at www.facebook.com/LindsayDoddMusic.
Armed with a quirky sense of humor and "dazzling guitar work" (Boston Globe), Raymond Gonzalez combines Classical, Jazz, Celtic, Renaissance, Blues and Latin influences into his songs and solo guitar compositions. His topics range from the ethereal to, well, songs about pigs and mermen and most things in between. "One of America's finest guitarists and composers" - Dave Palmater, WUMB Radio
More at www.raymondgonzalez.net.
Boston musician Sam Bayer is your literate, exuberant guide to an imaginary world where housewives win the Nobel Prize in physics, poker-playing children gamble over their bedtimes, and metaphorical elephants pirouette in the den, four and a half minutes at a time. His latest studio CD, The Great Indoors, brings 11 gems from his universe to yours. More at sambayer.com.