Tonight Boulevard Music presents two virtuosos on their respective instruments. Awesome mandolinist Evan Marshall with classic arrangements from Beatle tunes to Vivaldi. What sounds like a small choir of mandolins playing bass lines, chordal accompaniment, and tremolo melodies is in fact nothing except Evan Marshall all by himself. Which would not mean much in this Age of the Overdub except for one astounding fact: Marshall plays all this music live, at once, on one mandolin, with no overdubs at all.…Find out more »
Guitarist and harmonica player Pat Bergeson and his wife, jazz vocalist Annie Sellick appeared at Boulevard Music as part of the “Hot Club of Nashville,” one of Music City’s most popular musical groups. This show will spotlight these two fine artists with their own special show of classics and originals. Nashville-native dread-locked jazz-vocalist Annie Sellick has performed and recorded with most of her heroes (including Joey DeFrancesco, Bela Fleck and a Mark O' Connor tour), enjoyed stardom in her hometown…Find out more »
What do a Grammy award winning percussionist, a prolific Irish bard and balladeer, a master of the uilleann pipes, and an indie producer/guitarist have in common? They are The Ne’er Duwels, a formidable quartet of seasoned musicians who weave a seamless blend of traditional Irish music, world rhythms and a sound distinctly their own. The "real deal" from Ireland, Ken O’Malley's rich, resonant voice and engaging stage presence have delighted audiences for over 30 years. "He holds nothing back. Whether…Find out more »
Variety Night presents special guest singer/songwriter/guitarist Shane Essa, plus as always our talented sign-ups to fill out the bill. This month we will begin taking sign-ups for Variety Night on Sunday, February 5 at 1pm. Sign-ups are taken until all eight slots have been filled. Variety Night-See it or be it. Do it or review it. A fun night out.Find out more »
There is just nothing like the sound of guitar, banjo, mandolin, fiddle, and doghouse bass when they get into that special Bluegrass groove. Add to that high-powered vocals and soaring harmonies, and you have Burning Heart Bluegrass. Featuring Jeff Fleck on guitar, Dan Sankey on mandolin, Keith Chagnon on banjo, Ron Vance on upright bass, and Steve Rosenstein on fiddle. Plus on the same bill Chris Cerna who has been been playing for at least 20…Find out more »
Energetically honoring the sound of traditional bluegrass and mountain music, with threads of singer-songwriter, rock, and jam band music woven throughout, The Wooks are as at home on a festival stage as they are in a barn in the heart of Kentucky's horse country.The Wooks: CJ Cain (guitar), Galen Green (mandolin), Arthur Hancock (banjo), Roddy Puckett (bass), and Jesse Wells (fiddle), were born over some 20 years time somewhere between a high school snack bar, an Irish pub, the radio…Find out more »
A Betty Boop for the fin-de-siecle" says the LA Weekly, Janet Klein with her band the Parlor Boys perform forgotten gems and naughty ditties from the 1910's, 20’s and 30’s with panache, style and wit. Her Parlor Boys in the backup band behind Janet's uke playing include members on guitar, ukulele, ragtime piano, cornet, and whistling. Her Parlor Boys are a group made up of time warped musicians. http://www.janetklein.comFind out more »
The last time Grier played out this way his beard was just a mere goatee, see recent photo. That was a few years ago so don't miss him. Check the dog in the picture. He isn't sleeping he just got blown away by David's playing. David is amazing, one of the planets great flatpickers. Born in Washington, D.C. in 1961, a family move to Nashville at age 3 fully immersed David Grier into the bluegrass music world, and at age…Find out more »
Variety Night presents special guest the fabulous pianist Gaili Schoen with her great originals and covers, plus as always our talented sign-ups to fill out the bill. This month we will begin taking sign-ups for Variety Night on Sunday, March 5 at 1pm. Sign-ups are taken until all eight slots have been filled. Variety Night-See it or be it. Do it or review it. A fun night out.Find out more »
Other Mother Brother Band is an eclectic instrumental short-form jam band based out of Los Angeles. OMBB weaves together influences from bluegrass, world, Latin jazz, reggae, rock, funk and classical music to form their unique sound that has delighted audiences from Southern California to Yosemite to Colorado. It began in 2008 when the group of dedicated musicians came together to play music that inspires them. Consistent gigging and local residencies gave them a chance to develop their sound and build…Find out more »
Tickets may be purchased in person at Blvd Music or by phone (310) 398-2583 using a major credit card. A $1 service charge per ticket is added on phone orders. All ticket sales are final. They are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.
Please note all shows start at 8pm and doors open at 7:30pm unless indicated otherwise. People who already have their tickets (purchased them in advance) get in first when doors open at 7:30 pm. After the people who already have their tickets are admitted any remaining tickets will go on sale.