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May 17: Authentic Americana Music at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse, Rockland, with Uncle Eddie and Robin

May 11, 2014

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On Saturday, May 17th, at 7:30 p.m. the Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland features authentic Americana music from West Virginia with “Uncle Eddie and Robin.”  Banjo player Eddie Mahonen has been an icon in the Appalachian music scene for over 40 years, and Robin Mahonen, the daughter of reknowned jazz trombonist, Jimmy Knepper, is a talented […]

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LEGION BASEBALL TRY OUTS //MAY 4th

April 30, 2014

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LEGION BASEBALL TRY OUTS; WILL TAKE PLACE ON MAY 4th IN ROCKLAND VETERANS MEMORIAL STADIUM AT 10 am. SIGN UPS 9am.  BALL PLAYERS FROM ABINGTON, ROCKLAND AND SURROUNDING AREA ARE WELCOME TO TRY OUT. AGES 15 THROUGH 19 IF STILL IN HIGH SCHOOL ARE ELIGIBLE. APPROPRATE DRESS REQUIRED. SEASON IS FROM JUNE 3rd TO AUGUST […]

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Fresh Grass Award Winners “Cricket Tell the Weather”, at the Blue Moon. April 12th

April 6, 2014

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On Saturday, April 12th at 7:30 p.m. the Blue Moon Coffeehouse features the bluegrass band, Cricket Tell the Weather performing as part of their CD release tour.   Winners of the highly competitive 2013 FreshGrass Festival Band Contest, Cricket Tell the Weather is a five-piece indie string band featuring bluegrass-inspired original music. Strongly influenced by American traditional music, […]

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Tony Watt & Southeast Expressway at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse, Sat. March 8th

March 1, 2014

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On Saturday, March 8th at 7:30 p.m., the Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland features Tony Watt and Southeast Expressway.   Taking their name from the primary north-south thoroughfare into downtown Boston, Tony Watt & Southeast Expressway make modern bluegrass music that is beautiful yet powerful, hip yet traditional.   And as anyone who’s ever been on the Southeast Expressway […]

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Award Winning Duo Molly Tuttle and John Mailander at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse, Rockland, Sat. Feb. 8

February 1, 2014

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On Saturday, February 8th, at 7:30 p.m. the Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland features the music of award winning duo Molly Tuttle and John Mailander.  With nearly two million viewers on YouTube and features in Bluegrass Now, Flatpicking Guitar and Acoustic Guitar magazines, Molly Tuttle is making a name for herself in the acoustic music scene. A virtuoso multi-instrumentalist and […]

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Celtic Bluegrass with Rick Mier and Kathleen Parks at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse, Rockland, Jan 25th

January 30, 2014

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We have an extra show this month because our show in December was cancelled due to snow.   The show is January 25th and if the info looks familiar that’s because we did publicity for the original date.  Hopefully we’ll get a snow free evening this time around!  Here are the details: On Saturday, January 25th,  Rick Mier […]

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ROCKLAND ATHLETIC CLUB 2014 ANNOUNCEMENT

January 7, 2014

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          Press Release; January 2014   The Rockland Athletic Club is happy to announce the 2014 coaching staffs. The Rockland Cardinals will be continuing with Head Coach John Colitti who will be assisted by Coach Mike Loughlin this year. The Cardinals welcome the coaching skills of Coach Loughlin as an asset […]

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Flatt Rabbit Bluegrass Band at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse, Sat. Jan 11th

January 1, 2014

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On Saturday, January 11th at 7:30 p.m. the Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland features the band, Flatt Rabbit.  Not only do they have a great name, Flatt Rabbit also has a high octane mix of harmonies, humor and exciting instrumental playing.  They are veterans of the New England music and festival scene, often performing at Boston’s Cantab Lounge and recently playing on […]

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Celtic Bluegrass with Ricky Mier and Kathleen Parks at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse Sat. Jan. 25th

December 6, 2013

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We have an extra show this month at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland, to make up for a December show that was cancelled due to snow.  On Saturday, Dec. 25th, Rick Mier and Kathleen Parks bring Celtic bluegrass to the Blue Moon.  Rick is a San Franciscan banjoist who takes inspiration not only from the tradition of bluegrass, […]

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Riley Coyote Tears It Up at The Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland, Sat. November 9th

October 28, 2013

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On Saturday, November 9th, The Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland features Riley Coyote, playing old time acoustic bluegrass with plenty of foot stomping energy.  A local band out of Middleboro, MA, Riley Coyote is Joe Tummino on guitar, Jim Lough on mandolin, Joe Faria on the stand up bass, and Kristen Riley on fiddle.  They have […]

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