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Tigerman WOAH’s Three Show Mini Tour

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On Saturday, May 21, 2016 Tigerman WOAH embarked on a three-show regional tour. It was documented by Isaac S. Photography. Tigerman WOAH headline the Downtown Lynn Cultural District’s “Rock the Block” festival Saturday, June 11th, 2016! The first stop was the annual Food Project Farm Festival on Munroe Street at noon: Second stop – 2pm…

School of Rock at the Brickyard

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On Saturday, May 7th the School of Rock House Band played the Brickyard prior to M.S.F. The S.O.R. Lynn House Band consists of adult and youth students and staff. School of Rock is hosting a David Bowie Tribute June 5th, 2016 at Fran’s Place, 776 Washington Street, Lynn. School of Rock Presents: A Tribute to…

Photos from New Beginnings

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On Friday, May 6th, 2016 a fundraiser at the Lynn Auditorium for The Lynn Home for Young Women Inc. called New Beginnings featured members of the band Boston and Beatlejuice playing as Spring Rain. Hosted by Lynn History Teacher Bill McGuinness, the concert also included The Dirty Floorboards, America’s Got Talent Semi-finalist Samantha Johnson, Jim…

Weekly Youth Open Mic Begins at Visionspace

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Under the guidance of Justin Born of Wreck Shop Movement and Centerboard’s Visionspace Gallery, and Hosted by Michelle La Poetica of Wreck Shop, is a new open mic for young people under the age of eighteen. It began last night, with people slowly trickling in until the gallery filled with young folks, some parents (children…

Art by Emilie Errié

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Tonight at Cafe Moka was another edition of Open P.O.R.T. (Poetry of the Oral Tradition) hosted by Patrick Nelson and an opening reception for artist Emilie Errié, whose paintings will be hanging for a month. Emilie Errié grew up in Haiti and moved to Boston in 2004 with her family. She started drawing at a…

Treading Water Releases EP

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Lynn band Treading Water released an EP today. They headline April 30th, at P.A.’s Lounge in Somerville with Alchemilla, Ian Cat, The Northeastern Railroads and Old City Revival at a show put together by WEMF. First band goes on at 8pm. Treading Water by Treading Water released April 29, 2016 Music by Ryan Page, Ryan Whitten,…

Three Days, Three Open Mics

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4/21/16 – LynnHappens usually covers, or at least photographs, Lynn nightlife on the weekends. For something different, here’s a look at open mics from Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday this week: Monday Tim Foley hosts a weekly open mic at the Four Winds Pub Sign ups start 7pm and it goes until midnight. It was dark,…

5 Questions: Johnny Rivers

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5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –         To purchase tickets to see Johnny Rivers perform at the Lynn Auditorium on April 16th visit www.lynnauditorium.com.   The two-time Grammy Award winning entertainer has sold more than 30 million records and has made significant contributions to the history of rock ‘n…

Photos of a Saturday Night

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On April 9th, a Saturday night, I set out to cover four events. I ended up with a lot of pictures. They can (partially) tell the stories. Vegas Night at the Knights of Pythias for Pine Hill and Lynn Shore Little Leagues Showcase at Walnut Street Cafe for students of MaryBeth Maes (wish I could…