Tag Archives: folk

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

March 6, 2017

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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, […]

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

January 17, 2017

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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 […]

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

September 6, 2016

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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, […]

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The Whiskey Boys Play Modern Bluegrass and Americana Music at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse, Saturday May 7th

April 29, 2016

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On Saturday, May 7th, at 7:30 p.m., The Blue Moon Coffeehouse at Channing Church in Rockland features The Whiskey Boys. The Whiskey Boys are a modern Bluegrass and Americana band.  They have sold out such notable venues as the Club Passim in Cambridge and the Firebox in Hartford. They have opened for national acts such […]

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Blue Moon Coffee House Welcomes Mile Twelve to the Stage

March 30, 2016

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On April 8th at 7:30 p.m., don’t miss The Blue Moon Coffeehouse’s special Friday evening show featuring Mile Twelve! Mile Twelve is a fresh, hard driving young band beautifully walking the line between original and traditional bluegrass. Based in Boston, Massachusetts and fast gaining recognition for their outstanding performances throughout bluegrass and folk circles, Evan Murphy, […]

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Wide Open Spaces Bluegrass Band at The Blue Moon Coffeehouse, Sat. March 13th

March 4, 2016

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On Saturday, March 12th at 7:30 p.m. the Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland, MA features the bluegrass band, Wide Open Spaces. Wide Open Spaces plays “bluegrass without borders” with overtones of the Punch Brothers, Alison Krauss, Celtic jigs, Jimmy Buffet, Bill Monroe and the Beatles.   They combine the traditional sounds of fiddle, banjo, mandolin, guitar […]

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Honeysuckle, Boston Music Award Nominees for Best Folk Artist and Best Americana Artist, at The Blue Moon Coffeehouse, Sat. Feb. 6th

January 31, 2016

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On Saturday, February 6th at 7:30  p.m., The Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland features the progressive folk trio Honeysuckle.  Honeysuckle was recently nominated for the Boston Music Awards in two categories: Best Folk Artist and Best Americana Artist. They also played at the 2015 Newport Folk Festival as the Converse Rubber Tracks Artist winners.  Holly McGarry, Benjamin […]

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Grace Morrison Opens New Season of Shows at The Blue Moon Coffeehouse, Sat. Sept 19th

September 8, 2015

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The Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland opens its new season on Saturday, September 19th at 7:30 p.m. with the music of Grace Morrison. Grace is an award winning Cape Cod-based singer/songwriter.   Grace and her former band, the RSO,  won WPRI-12’s Big Break Competition and, as a result, a video of the song “The Trouble” […]

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Highway’s End Closes Out the Season at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse, Saturday, May 16th

May 12, 2015

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On Saturday, May 16th at 7:30 p.m., the Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland, MA closes out its season with the appropriately named band Highway’s End.  Highway’s End is an acoustic band based in Rhode Island. Their songs mix country music storytelling with the musicianship of bluegrass and the flash of heavy metal guitar heroes. Great pickers as well as songwriters, […]

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WHERE TO PARK for this Saturday night’s Blue Moon Coffeehouse Show Featuring PossumHaw

February 6, 2015

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This Saturday night’s show at The Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland, MA featuring the Vermont bluegrass band, PossumHaw, may be your last chance to have a little bluegrassy fun on the South Shore before the next storm hits.  Here’s where to park when you get there: The Eagles Lodge on 29 Park Street in Rockland has […]

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