A masterful writer and soulful singer at the peak of his creative powers--as a listen to his latest Sandy Brook Studios recording, “Worth Imagining,” quickly […]
Dweezil Zappa and his “rocking teenage combo” will be performing his father’s entire Hot Rats album in sequence live on stage as part of his upcoming 2019 tour. The album played a pivotal role in establishing Frank Zappa as a composer and guitarist and was also dedicated to Dweezil upon its release in 1969.
Since the release of his debut album, Grammy Award winning Jonny Lang has built a reputation as one of the best live performers and guitarists of his generation. The path Lang has been on has brought him the opportunity to support or perform with some of the most respected legends in music. He has shared the stage with everyone from The Rolling Stones, B.B. King, Aerosmith and Buddy Guy, who he continues to tour with today.His album, Signs, reaffirms his commitment to the blues and the guitar without sacrificing the modern approach that has made him such a singular artist.
Originating from Gainesville, FL, Sister Hazel is comprised of five gifted, seasoned musicians whose well-spring of natural talent has been called "one of the Top 100 Most Influential Independent Performers of the last 15 years" by Performing Songwriter Magazine. Song "All for You" topped the adult alternative charts during the summer of 1997 and the success propelled their album to platinum status.
The Resurgam Quarter is comprised of four saxophonists who are graduates of the University of Hartford’s Hartt School of Music. Based out of Hartford, Resurgam […]
Boyfriend, experimental feminist rapper based in New Orleans, is best described as “mysterious and raunchy”. Shaking up the rap scene, Boyfriend makes no apologies with a distinct retro look and no holds barred lyrics… “Perhaps, like the Grand Canyon, Boyfriend is best witnessed in the flesh”.
PrideFest is a fun-filled festival celebrating the LGBT+ community. Over 100 corporations, local vendors, community organizations, artists and performers will be in attendance at this unique and inclusive day. Event is free, child and dog (woof) friendly.
SSGB is a celebration of our thriving culture, featuring unlimited tastings from the best CT breweries alongside local food trucks and live entertainment. SSGB transforms a craft beer showcase into an immersive festival experience in Downtown Hartford.
Free movies return to Hartford’s parks this summer. Two thumbs up. The full schedule of free movies is: 6/21: Singin’ in the Rain, Riverside Park […]
Last Fair Deal continues to redraw the map of American roots music with energy and creativity. Their eclectic repertoire reflects influences from bluegrass, jazz, acoustic […]
Global music icon, world-class entertainer and Grammy Award winner Chris Brown will be hitting the road with his epic INDIGOAT Tour joined by some of the hottest names in hip-hop. Chris Brown will make a stop in Hartford with special guests Tory Lanez, Joyner Lucas and Yella Beezy.
The six-member acoustic Band of Steady Habits came together as a group in 2014 to share their love of music, and to use their talents […]
The annual 5K Run/Walk for Nancy's Kids is held in memory of Dr. Nancy Law. Nancy was a pediatrician who worked at Connecticut Children's. She dedicated much of her time to caring for medically complex children. Nancy understood that families with medically complex children carried significant financial burdens. So before her death, she started a special fund to help support these families and others with limited financial resources.
Six-time GRAMMY® Award nominee Nnenna Freelon has earned a well-deserved reputation as a compelling and captivating live performer. In 2014, Nnenna starred in the critically acclaimed show “Georgia on My Mind: Celebrating the Music of Ray Charles” at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas. Nnenna is no stranger to the music of the master singer - she toured with Ray Charles, as well as many other greatest jazz artists including Ellis Marsalis, Al Jarreau, George Benson, and others.