Music

Lynn, North Shore… maybe a little beyond.

Alternative Covers at Buchanan

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2/7/16 – They’re called Malibu Sands Beach Club, and Friday night they brought the 90’s to today alternative party to the ‘buke. The members are known local musicians Joe Skahan, Jon Morse and Michael Cassetta. Most of the photos in the gallery were processed with VSCO filters to mimic the appearance (grain and all) of…

Songwriters Play in Support of Walnut Street Cafe

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1/25/16 – Lynn songwriter Nick Zaino brought musicians, cafe regulars and supporters together Friday to help raise money for expenses not covered by Walnut Street Cafe‘s insurance after a stolen Jeep Cherokee crashed well into the cafe the night of December 28th, 2015. Some of the damages not covered include mic stands and the PA…

Big Night for Lynn Talent Abroad (ok, Salem)

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A reception was held Thursday, January 14th at Gulu-Gulu in Salem to mark the opening of Lynn artist Heather Stewart‘s show this month. An assortment of Lynn artists were there in support, including her husband and musician Greg Allen, Steve Negron, and musician Ed “Moose” Savage. The musical act booked that night was Molly Pinto…

5 Questions: Melissa Etheridge

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11/13/16 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –     The two-time Grammy winner and Oscar winner Melissa Etheridge is bringing her “This is M.E.” tour to the Lynn Auditorium Friday.   SD: You released your new album, This is M.E. on your own. Was there any hesitation doing this? ME: In the…

Once

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Review by Steve Duffy – Winner of 8 2012 Tony Awards® including best musical, Once is a truly original Broadway experience. Featuring an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians who play their own instruments onstage. Based on the 2006 Irish film, Once tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician who’s about to give up on…

5 Questions: Paul O’Neill

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5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Trans-Siberian Orchestra has become a Christmas phenomenon. It boast a massive light show with lasers and pyrotechnics that are all synchronized to music. O’Neill likes to call the show a “Rock Theatre” that will entertain the entire family.   SD: How much of the new material…

Lynn’s Tigerman WOAH Wins “Live Artist of the Year”

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Congratulations to Lynn band Tigerman WOAH for winning Boston Music Award’s Live Artist of the Year. A search for Tigerman WOAH on LynnHappens brings up 30 results and counting – that’s just how much we’ve covered them or listed shows. They’re scheduled to play Buchanan Cafe in Lynn on January 9th, 2016. Better get there…

5 Questions: Reuben Reynolds

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12-9-15 – 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –     The Boston Gay Men’s Chorus (BGMC) is ready to be part of your holiday celebration! BGMC show this year is “Ho, Ho, Ho.” The chorus has also has the distinction of being the first gay chorus to perform in the Middle East.…