Mama Yo! Steel Band: Live in the Parlour

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Thursday, March 8th at 8 PM at the Parlour at Fox & Crow

Mama Yo! is a steel drum cover band. They play traditional steel band tunes, jazz charts, classic rock, and pop tunes. Mama Yo! brings life & fun to any event with their cool Caribbean sound that makes you want to sing and dance to your favorite tunes while you party.

Website: mamayosteelband.com
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCeLKZhxgEtjzDRrMxurUuXA
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MamaYoSteelBand/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mamayo_steelband/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/MamaYoSteelBand?lang=en

Swingadelic: Live in the Parlour

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Swingadelic will be performing as a quartet for this evening:
Musicians: John Bauers, Neal Pawley, Paul Pizzuti & Dave Post

Swingadelic began in 1998 as the neo-swing movement was cresting. Upright bassist Dave Post gathered his jazz & blues playing friends together to play engagements at New York City’s Supper Club, Swing 46 and Windows On The World, the former restaurant atop of the World Trade Center. As the swing scene waned the band was able to turn to swing dance groups, concerts, festivals, schools and private engagements to keep active. Continue reading

Spaghetti Sessions Songwriter Showcase: Live at The Parlour

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Live at The Parlour at the Fox & Crow located at 594 Palisade Ave in The Heights, Thursday, November 16th at 8 pm. 

An evening of great singer-songwriter performances, featuring musicians and their songs – many of them developed through the on-going Spaghetti Sessions workshops.

Featured Artist: Glen Coleman

Showcase Artists:
Ariel Guidry
Frank Ippolito
Sylvana Joyce
Sid Whelan

About the Featured Artist: Glen Coleman has been a featured performer in the Jersey City arts scene for the past 20 years. His passion for music is reflected in his percussive and at times virtuosic guitar playing. His songwriting shines light—even optimism—in the dark places of everyday life. Group-participation-with-a-smile is a hallmark of his performance style as he believes it is music that best brings us together.

About Spaghetti Sessions Performing Songwriter Workshop: Since 2011, the Spaghetti Sessions has held their monthly songwriter workshop in downtown Jersey City. Musicians perform to a roomful of their peers who offer insights and feedback on the works-in-progress. Over the years, the Sessions have fostered a growing community of musicians, many of whom have gone on to become established artists throughout the JC area and beyond.

Andrea Brachfeld: TONIGHT in the Parlour

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Flutist Andrea Brachfeld, a graduate of The Manhattan School of Music, and recent recipient of the “Best Jazz Flute “ award from Hot House Magazine, began her musical career at 16 and has associated with Tito Puente, Ray Barretto, Hubert Laws, Nestor Torres, Dave Valentín, Paquito D’Rivera, Wycliffe Gordon and Wallace Roney, among others.

She is the first female flutist to play “Charanga” music in the United States. She has recorded seven CDs including “Lotus Blossom” featuring Bill O’Connell, Rufus Reid, Winard Harper with whom she tours, and special guests Wycliffe Gordon, Nancy Harms and Chembo Corniel, in 2015.

www.andreabrachfeld.com