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Vermont Vocalist of the Year, Colby Crehan, Leads PossumHaw at The Blue Moon Coffeehouse Sat. Feb. 7

February 3, 2015

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On Saturday, February 7th at 7:30 p.m., The Blue Moon Coffehouse in Rockland, MA features PossumHaw, an award-winning bluegrass band based in Vermont.  Lead vocalist Colby Crehan was named Vermont Vocalist of the Year and her song “Road to Mora” was named Vermont Song of the Year. She also performs as lead singer with the Bluegrass Gospel […]

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Sat. Jan. 10th: Local Freight Delivers Fine Bluegrass at The Blue Moon Coffeehouse, Rockland

January 4, 2015

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On Saturday, January 10th at 7:30 p.m., the Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland, MA features Local Freight.  Local Freight’s slogan is “Bluegrass that delivers,” and they make good on their promise by delivering clean harmonies, strong instrumentation, and a solid groove.  While the band itself is fairly new to the bluegrass scene, it features four […]

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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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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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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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Sat. Sept. 14th, Cold Chocolate Kicks Off New Season of Shows at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland

September 7, 2013

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The Blue Moon Coffeehouse opens a new season of shows with the band Cold Chocolate on September 14th.   Led by Ethan Robbins, Cold Chocolate is creating a unique sound in the world of Americana: bluegrass and roots music fused with a dash of funk.  On the banjo, the band features James McIver, an MIT physicist […]

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The Mighty Jo Henley Band, Live at the Rock.

September 4, 2013

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T Bonez on the Plymouth Waterfront, just steps from Plymouth Rock, was the venue for this latest awe inspiring performance by Jo Henley. Just as they had blown the door open for the summer of 2013 through the open windows of this seaside eatery on a sunny sunday in early June, the mighty Jo Henely […]

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