Bars of Lynn Update

In this edition we have new frosting on 47, a blues cruise ending with jazz at Moka, and Neopolitan song at Celley’s Blues Jam.

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Bars of Lynn Update

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7/27/15 Your photos can make it into the next Bars of Lynn! Use #barsoflynn but to ensure delivery, email your photos or post them to the LynnHappens facebook page. Help promote the Lynn scene. There’s going to be a special ticket giveaway and participating in #barsoflynn gives you an entry into the drawing. More about…

Photos from Saturday’s Razzmatazz

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7/27/15 Razzmatazz Music Festival was organized by Bailey Trahant, Chris DeLuca and Tony Uva, and too took place in Lynn Woods Sunday, July 26th. Here’s a mega-gallery of just some of the festival. The complete list of performers is below. After you click on a photo, navigate using ← and → on your keyboard. Mobile…

Beware of Peeping Hawk

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7/27/15 (That is a hawk of some kind, right?) Red Tailed Hawk, thanks Jane! Teri Faulisi shares this photo with us: “He’s back!!! (And scared the crap out of me – again!!!)” Teri and all of us downtown are very delighted by these sightings. The rats, though I haven’t seen any lately, are probably not…

Photos from Friday’s Blues Cruise on the Lynn Ferry

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On Friday, July 24th, the Downtown Lynn Cultural District and Lynn Museum/LynnArts organized a sunset cruise during the last evening run of the Lynn Commuter Ferry. EDIC and Boston Harbor Cruises collaborated to make it free. Over 200 people were in attendance. Following the cruise, some of those folks went to the after-party at Cafe…

Southpaw

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Review by Steve Duffy – This gritty and emotional melodrama focuses on the life of undefeated light heavyweight champion Billy Hope (Jake Gyllenhaal) as he tries to rise from the ashes of some tragic life events. Billy emerged from a life of foster homes and jail, to living a life of luxury with his wife…

Night Shots of Hollywood in Lynn

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Dwayne Johnson, aka The Rock and Kevin Hart are filming at English and Classical High Schools in Lynn, appropriate locations for a film called Central Intelligence. Photos submitted by Mike Barry More photos and videos by Mike Barry can be found on LynnHappens and on his website. Daytime photos by Irish Se7en Photography can be…

Sounds & Images of the Past Two NMITS Shows

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Catching up with some photos and videos of the past two LynnHappens’ New Music in the Square Shows because your editor was traveling for a few days in between. Thanks again to Isaac S. Photography for documenting the series so well. See the New Music in the Square page for upcoming shows and sponsor information!…

5 Questions: Fantastic Negrito

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7/22/15 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Singer-Songwriter Xavier Dphrepaulezz A.K.A Fantastic Negrito has finally found his way back to his musical roots. Back in February, Fantastic Negrito beat out more than 70,000 entrants to win the Tiny Desk Concert Contest for his raw and powerful sound. He is bringing that sound…

FREE Blues Cruise from Lynn Harbor Friday

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Meet at the Blossom Street Extension / Boat Ramp (signs on Lynnway for Commuter Ferry). Free parking. We’re venturing out on the high seas for a relaxing and beautiful sunset cruise! Set to the incredible guitar music of Peter Fedele, we’ll enjoy plenty of libations and lots of great company. We’ll turn this blues cruise…

Last Night at Chandler Hovey Park

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7/22/15 – Martine captured these stunning photos last night. Thanks! Follow Martine on Instagram – @nature_and_all Send your photos to the Happens! Follow Martine on Instagram – @nature_and_all Send your photos to the Happens!

Filming at Lynn English Tomorrow Night to Include Helicopter

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7/22/15 – Here’s an excerpt of the flyer from Rosy City Pictures, Inc. that was sent to nearby residents: Dear neighbors,   On Thursday, July 23, 2015 a production is scheduled to film scenes in your neighborhood at Lynn English High School. Filming will take place on the front lawn of the school and will…