March 6, 2017

Comments Off

Rob Flax and Friends, Fresh from the Joe Val Bluegrass Festival, at The Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland, Sat. March 11

robflax2017

On Saturday, March 11th at 7:30 pm, The Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland features Rob Flax and Friends, fresh from their appearance at the Joe Val Bluegrass Festival. Rob Flax is an award-winning multi-instrumentalist, composer, and educator from Evanston, IL with a playful heart and an open mind.  Now making his home in Boston, he is becoming known as a border-crossing, […]

Continue reading...

January 31, 2017

Comments Off

Paul Rishell and Annie Raines with Kathleen Parks (of Twisted Pine) and Brad Bensko at The Blue Moon Coffeehouse Sat. Feb.11th

On Saturday, February 11th the Blue Moon Coffeehouse brings together Paul Rishell and Annie Raines with Kathleen Parks (of Twisted Pine) and Brad Bensko playing both as separate duos and as the new band Mojo Rodeo. These two duos re-imagine blues, bluegrass, honky-tonk country, classic oldies and choice originals. Paul Rishell and Annie Raines have […]

Continue reading...

January 17, 2017

Comments Off

The Page Turners, Winners of the FreshGrass Best Duo Contest, at The Blue Moon Coffeehouse on Sat. Jan. 28th

On Saturday, January 28th, The Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland features The Page Turners. Winners of the 2016 Freshgrass Best Duo Award, Carolyn Kendrick and Jake Howard have a strong foothold in the acoustic music scene. They became musical friends as students of Berklee College of Music and started playing together through the Berklee American Roots […]

Continue reading...

January 4, 2017

Comments Off

On Saturday, January 14th at 7:30 p.m., the Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland features Rick Fire and the Rick Tones. This band is brand new, but you are likely already familiar with its members. At the center of the music is banjo master Ricky Mier, co-founder of the band Twisted Pine, Cat and the Moon […]

Continue reading...

November 17, 2016

Comments Off

Jac’s Cafe donates 200 muffins to Rockland Lions Club

549311_1455464904766821_7367287626848054228_n

The good folks at Jac’s Cafe (breakfast shop at Players Sports Bar) have stepped up to give back to the community by donating 200 of their famous muffins to the Rockland Lions Club’s  ”Breakfast with Santa” again at the Emerald Hall in Abington on December 4th from 8 till noon.  Jac’s Cafe  joins Honey Dew […]

Continue reading...

November 3, 2016

Comments Off

Cold Chocolate Fuses Bluegrass and Funk at The Blue Moon Coffeehouse on Sat., November 12th

Coming up at The Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland on Sat. November 12th: Cold Chocolate! Cold Chocolate has had some big doin’s lately, including opening for mandolin legend David Grisman last April in Medford, MA at The Chevalier Theater and releasing their new CD The Way Back at The Lizard Lounge. They are a fresh […]

Continue reading...

October 28, 2016

Comments Off

State Representitive David Decoste, “The Chowders on Me! “

decoste

            For the third year in a row Beacon Hill rising star Davis Decoste has generously offered to foot 1500.00 bill for the town’s annual Rockland Christmas Stroll Chowder Booth. Decoste will be on hand to help dole out the 1000 cups of the famous Mediocre at Best Clam Chowder in […]

Continue reading...

October 28, 2016

Comments Off

Jo Henley’s New Album Review “Burning down the Dark”

bdd

Burning Down the Dark The latest and perhaps the greatest Jo Henley album to date. (And I will always call them albums) Campolieto authors a novel  on this one, bringing to life  characters lost in all levels of depression and angst. Campolieto’s new sketches are brilliantly illustrated by the unleashed strings of master guitar maker […]

Continue reading...

October 4, 2016

Comments Off

Four Bridges Bluegrass Band Plays the Blue Moon Coffeehouse, Sat. October 15th

On Saturday, October 15th at 7:30 pm the Blue Moon Coffeehouse at Channing Church in Rockland, MA features the bluegrass band, Four Bridges.  A show by Four Bridges is as much fun as you are allowed to have in church. They bring tons of energy and personality to their music, and their set list includes […]

Continue reading...

September 6, 2016

Comments Off

The Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland Opens New Season of Shows with the Americana/Folk Trio Lula Wiles on Sept. 17

The Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland opens its new season of shows on Saturday, Sept. 17th at 7:30 p.m. with the Americana/roots trio, Lula Wiles! All the members of Lula Wiles have spent their lives grounded in songs. Born in Maine to musical families, they began playing music together as kids at Maine Fiddle Camp, […]

Continue reading...