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Five in the Chamber Plays Rollicking Bluegrass at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse Sat. Dec. 13th

December 7, 2014

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On Saturday, December 13th at 7:30 p.m., the Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland features the Connecticut bluegrass band, Five in the Chamber. Five in the Chamber plays rollicking bluegrass and old-time string band with a rocking edge. With tight arrangements, unique harmony vocals, and a shared passion for writing original music as well as studying and […]

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Singer/Songwriter Night with Christa Gniadek and Bill Motte at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse Sat. Nov. 15

November 10, 2014

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On Saturday, November 15th at 7:30 p.m., The Blue Moon Coffeehouse features two singer/songwriters: Christa Gniadek and Bill Motte.  Both are incredible songwriters, yet their songs come out of very different eras and experiences. Christa Gniadek is 24 years old graduate of Berklee College of Music with a degree in Songwriting. She has opened for regional and national […]

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Award Winning Twisted Pine Comes to the Blue Moon Coffeehouse Sat. October 11th

October 3, 2014

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On Saturday, October 11th at 7:30 p.m.  The Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland features Twisted Pine, recent winners of both the FreshGrass Bluegrass Festival Band Contest and the Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass Festival Band Contest.   Banjo player Ricky Mier also won the banjo contest at FreshGrass. The band has played at some of the most prestigious bluegrass festivals: the […]

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Blue Moon Coffeehouse Opens New Season of Shows with Outrageous Fortune, Sat. Sept. 13th

September 2, 2014

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    The Blue Moon Coffeehouse at Channing Unitarian Universalist Church in Rockland opens its new season of shows on Saturday, September 13th at 7:30 p.m. with Outrageous Fortune. Outrageous Fortune is a Boston-based acoustic vintage jazz and blues trio. Their repertoire features innovative arrangements of early jazz (Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong) as well as blues and jug band […]

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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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