Music

Lynn, North Shore… maybe a little beyond.

5 Questions: Brian Wilson

If you missed Brian Wilson’s Pet Sounds show at the Lynn Auditorium in April, here’s your second chance. 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – The former Beach Boy and one of the most innovative and influential creative forces in popular music is bringing one of the most iconic studio albums of all…

5 Questions: Micky Dolenz

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – THE MONKEES band members Micky Dolenz will perform for a one-night only performance at the Cabot Theatre. I recently caught up with Micky Dolenz about the upcoming show and his fondest memories of THE MONKEES television show. SD: Growing up in a show-business family, did you…

5 Questions: Sal “the Voice” Valentinetti

To purchase tickets to see Sal Valentinetti at the Lynn Auditorium September 16, visit www.lynnauditorium.com 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Sal Valentinetti is an Italian-American crooner know best for his flawless vocals, larger than life personality and his heart of gold. From a very young age Sal was influenced by his…

5 Questions: Dave Koz

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – A nine-time GRAMMY® nominee, Dave Koz has charted nine No. 1 albums on Billboard’s Current Contemporary Jazz Album chart, including 2015’s Collaborations: 25th Anniversary Collection (Concord Records), which features some of his most memorable creative partnerships – including duets with such artists as Stevie Nicks, Rod…

New Music in the Square with Walnut Da Lyrical Geni

Walnut Da Lyrical Geni performs this Wednesday’s LynnHappens – White Rose Coffeehouse New Music in the Square at 6pm But first, here’s a photo of Matt Minigell performing last week! New Music in the Square takes place on the “Island in the Square,” in Central Square, downtown Lynn. For GPS purposes, “7 Central Square” will…

New Music in the Square with Matt Minigell

8/15/17 Matt Minigell will play the “Island in the Square” August 16th for Lynn Happens / White Rose Coffeehouse New Music in the Square. All shows are 6pm to 7pm unless stated otherwise. (For those using GPS, put in a low # Central Square address like 3 or 7 and it will take you to…

5 Questions: Freddy Cole

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – While there are certain unmistakable similarities in timbre to his brother Nat, his voice is raspier, smokier, jazzier even. In truth, his phrasing is far closer to that of Frank Sinatra or Billie Holiday than that of his brother. His vocals – suave, elegant, formidable, sometimes…

Photos of Strungout Playboys Playing New Music in the Square

8/8/17 Strungout Playboys played LynnHappens / White Rose Coffeehouse New Music in the Square last week. Rain couldn’t stop us. They played original tunes from their forthcoming album in the coffeehouse. Three at Home are next!   July 19 – Sway – *5pm show July 26 – Katey and the Illicit Aug 2 – Strungout Playboys Aug 9 – Three…

5 Questions: Ann Wilson

To purchase tickets to see Ann Wilson perform at the Lynn Auditorium on August 13th, visit www.lynnauditorium.com 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – As a songwriter and lyricist, Ann has created a truly impressive body of work (“Crazy on You,” “Barracuda,” “Magic Man,” “Dog & Butterfly,” “Straight On”, “Even it Up,” “Mistral…