Music

Lynn, North Shore… maybe a little beyond.

Jeff Pearlstein’s Rhythm Circle at Walnut Street

by Seth Albaum Every Tuesday night at Walnut Street Cafe, beginners and accomplished percussionists alike form a circle and under the guidance of Jeff Pearlstein, for what he describes as “A casual evening devoted to rhythm in all forms.” I had just finished an interview with an up and coming Lynn singer songwriter (story to…

Exposed Urban Hypes AAH Event

  The Arts After Hours Backyard Bash is this Thursday at the Lynn Museum. If you haven’t yet read about it here, watch this Exposed Urban video. Corey Jackson talks up the event with Lynn’s own resident music expert and Ryan’s Smashing Life blogger, Nick Parker, in a series they do almost regularly.    …

Talent Auditions Announced for KAYA’s Lynn Out Loud

“LYNN OUT LOUD: Breaking Barriers”, is a youth-organized performance event. It will take place September 1 from 6-8pm. Doors open at 5pm and food from various cultures will be served. The event is designed to showcase local youth talent and promote a positive message through creative arts. Performers are invited to interpret how “breaking barriers”…

Hodgepodge 2011 Photo Gallery

The second annual Hodgepodge Music Festival in Lynn Woods was a success, thanks to Dean Albert and Dom Landry and an army of youth volunteers, most of  whom attend or who have recently graduated Lynn schools.     Fountains and plenty of water helped beat the heat, and during the hottest hours of the day,…

Fotos del Festival Dominicano

How’s my Spanish? Not very good. I had to rely on Google Translate just for the title. But if I do that often enough, perhaps I’ll learn some along the away. Here’s a gallery of photos from the portions of the annual Dominican Festival I was able to attend, including the parade, ceremonies at Fraser…

HODGEPODGE ’11 Almost Here

Dean Albert and Dom Landry have done it again!     The line-up has been solidified since the last update, and the start time slightly shifted to noon after some fancy recalculation, for Lynn’s largest concert of the Summer year. Here it is in text form: Saturday, July 23rd Lynn Ly 12:00 – 12:30 Jayel…

Hodgepodge 2011 Line-up So Far

The follow-up to last year’s successful Hodgepodge festival in Lynn Woods is July 23rd, from 11:30 to 8:30pm. Enter through Pennybrook Road and follow the music towards the Rose Garden. It’s not in the Rose Garden. You can’t miss the big grass amphitheater on the left. Thanks to facebook, here’s a peak at the line-up,…