Jon McAuliffe

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Upcoming Dates

Sunday, October 1st, 2017

Bedford, NH Public Library
Jon & Patti McAuliffe w/Seth Connelly - 2:30 p.m.
3 Meetinghouse Road
Bedford, NH 03110
USA
(603) 472-2300
Price: Free

Sunday At The Library Concert Series.  Jon & Patti journey up to Bedford, NH to perform their Americana music with special guest Seth Connelly who lives nearby.  They'll be primed to pick!

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Cat In The Cradle Coffeehouse
Jon McAuliffe & Grant Maloy Smith - 8:00 p.m.
7 Central Street
Byfield, MA 01922
USA
978.463.3335
Price: $15.00 Suggested Donation

Jon will split the evening with Grant Maloy Smith in a dual solo event.

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

Amazing Things Arts Center
Jon & Patti McAuliffe - 8:00 p.m.
160 Hollis Street
Framingham, MA 01701
781.772.1945
Price: $5.00 cover + pass the hat for the feature

Jon & Patti feature at this, their "home" open mic.  Bring your axe and play a tune.

Past Dates

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Radio Bean
Jon & Patti McAuliffe - 7:00 p.m.
8 North Winooski Ave
Burlington, VT 05401
802-660-9346
Price: Pass the Hat for the Musos

Jon & Patti will do an hour set here at the Radio Bean, their first time at what appears to be a very cool little bistro.

Saturday, September 9th, 2017

John Henry's Hammer (First Unitarian Church of Worcester)
Jon & Patti McAuliffe w/Seth Connelly - 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
90 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01608
USA
508.757.2708
Price: $10.00

Jon & Patti will perform two sets with their guitar wizard pal, Seth Connelly.

Saturday, August 26th, 2017

Luthier's Co-Op
Jon & Patti McAuliffe - 7:00 p.m.
108 Cottage Street
Easthampton, MA 01027
USA
(413) 527-6627
Price: Pass the Hat for the Musos

Jon & Patti perform for the first time at this unique spot that functions as both a performance venue AND guitar shop simultaneously, thus the name "Luthier's Co-Op."

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Rapscallion Brewery & Tap Room
Jon McAuliffe's Originals & Covers - 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
195 Arnold Road
Sturbridge, MA 01518
USA
508.347.7500
Price: Sit & Drink

Jon will perform nearly non-stop for three hours at this venerable drinking establishment.  He'll mix his originals up with a bunch of covers from his mystery repertoire, which he doesn't pull out all that often.

Thursday, July 20th, 2017

1794 Meeting House
Jon McAuliffe in Concert - 7:30 & 8:30 p.m.
26 South Main Street
New Salem, MA 01355
978 544 5200
Price: $10.00

Jon is psyched to perform at this great, classic venue.  In addition to performing songs from both of his solo albums, he'll be bringing brand new songs, as yet unrecorded.  Jon will be joined by wife Patti, and old friend and stringmeister extraordinaire, Seth Connelly.

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

Sutton Public Library
Jon & Patti McAuliffe Concert On The Common - 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
4 Uxbridge Road
Sutton, MA 01590
USA
(508) 865-8752
Price: Free

Jon & Patti perform a one hour show at the gazebo on the common.

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Somethin's Brewin' Book Cafe
Jon McAuliffe Feature - 7:00 p.m.
241 Main Street
Lakeville, MA 02347
USA
(508) 946-5055
Price: Pass The Hat for the Feature

Jon will feature at this cozy little open mic, probably solo, but who knows what instrumentalists might show up for a surprise or two.  Feature begins around 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

The Center for Arts at the Armory
Somerville Songwriter Sessions - 7:30 - 10:30 p.m.
191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, MA 02143
617. 718.2191
Price: $10.00

Jon will be joined by singer-songwriter/humorist Sam Bayer and rock/satirist Jeff Root (producer of both Jon's and Sam's most recent CDs) in an event that will feature an in-the-round session as well as 20 minute spotlights for each artist.  The café is a lovely, comfortable venue and adult beverages and light eats will be served.

Sunday, May 14th, 2017

Parish Center For the Arts
Jon McAuliffe Feature - 6:30 p.m.
10 Lincoln St
Westford, MA 01886
(978) 692-6333
Price: $5.00 cover + pass the hat for the feature

Jon will feature at the PCA on this Sunday, Mother's Day, performing songs from his last two solo CDs plus a few new ones.

Friday, May 5th, 2017

First Fridays Hopkinton Open Mic
Jon McAuliffe Feature - 7:00 p.m.
98 Hayden Rowe St.
Hopkinton, MA 01748
USA
(508) 435-9222
Price: $5.00 cover + pass the hat for the feature

Jon is privileged to feature at this great, new open mic and is expected to have wife, Patti, along to add harmonies and percussion.  And Yes!  Cinco De Mayo will be celebrated!

Friday, April 7th, 2017

The Vanilla Bean Cafe
Jon McAuliffe Feature - 6:00 p.m. signup for Open Mikers
450 Deerfield Rd
Pomfret, CT 06258
860-974-1691
Price: $5.00 cover + pass the hat for the feature

Jon will feature at this prestigious open mic in Pomfret, CT, at approximately 8:00 p.m. 

Friday, March 10th, 2017

Unitarian Church of Marlboro & Hudson
Jon & Patti McAuliffe w/Jeff Root - 7:00 p.m.
80 Main Street
Hudson, MA 01749
USA
978-562-9180
Price: $5.00 cover + pass the hat for the feature

Jon & Patti, with Jeff Root on bass, will be the featured act at this open mic, which continues to grow in popularity and appeal.

Saturday, March 4th, 2017

Dedham Square Coffeehouse
Jon & Patti McAuliffe and Rick Cooper & Pat Kenneally - 8:30 - 10:30
565 High Street
Dedham, MA 02026
United States
7813265674
Price: Tip Jar for the Musos

Jon & Patti will split the evening with Cooper & Kenneally in what will be one super fun evening.  Cooper & Kenneally guested on Jon's latest CD, Old School Moderne, and shared the stage with Jon & Patti at Jon's CD release party back in October.  This will be a great evening of both duo's music and some musical shenanigans should ensue as well.

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

The Folk Revival
WICN-FM (90.5 FM) Folk Revival Christmas Show - 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
90.5 FM
Worcester, MA
USA
Price: Free - Online and Over the Air Radio

The Folk Revival, hosted by Nick Noble, presenting its annual Christmas show featuring local performers playing mostly original (and at least one Christmas!) song(s).  Jon's on around 8 p.m.

Friday, December 9th, 2016

Unitarian Church of Hudson & Marlborough
Sessions Feature - Jon McAuliffe - 7:00 p.m.
80 Main Street
Hudson, MA 01749
USA
978-562-9223
Price: $5 suggested admission & pass the hat

Jon, and possibly wife Patti, will be the featured act at this growing open mic in Hudson.  Songs from Jon's brand new CD, "Old School Moderne," will be highlighted.

Sunday, October 30th, 2016

Amazing Things Arts Center
Jon McAuliffe CD Release Party - 3:00 p.m.
160 Hollis Street
Framingham, MA 01701
781.772.1945
Price: $15.00 (and less)

The long awaited release and celebration of Jon's 2nd solo album, "Old School Moderne," featuring Jon McAuliffe & His Orchestra, under the direction of Seth Connelly.  Producer Jeff Root will open the show with his Trio.  The new CD will be available for purchase, along with limited copies of Jon's prior CD, "In This Present Form," along with free copies of Jon's 2007 CD with George Pratt, "Rubber Room Rejects."  Drinks and snacks will be available, along with raffle prizes.  Contributing musicians: Jeff Root & Charlie DeVane (bass); Seth Connelly (guitar); Grant Clark (drums); Phil Punch (percussion); Roland Ochsenbein (keyboards); George Pratt & Jackie Damsky (violins); Pat Kenneally & Rick Cooper (harmonies); Patti McAuliffe (harmonies; percussion; harmonica); Jon (vocals; guitars; werewolf imitation).

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

2nd Annual Pepperell Fall Festival
Pepperell Fall Festival - 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
4 Hollis Street
Pepperell, Massachusetts 01463
United States
978-433-0339
Price: Free

6 acts (and maybe more) performing throughout the day at this fall festival.  Jon & Patti will perform at an as yet undetermined time.  Come on out and enjoy the local flavors.

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

SERENDIPITY CAFE
Songwriters-In-The-Round - 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
1 Nason Street
Maynard, Massachusetts
United States
978-897-1516
Price: Pass The Hat

Jon shares the stage with host Beth DeSombre and Kelsey Birk.  Artists will perform their response to the audience song challenge, "The Place You Ended Up On Your Way To The Place You'd Set Out For," or words to the affect.

Saturday, August 27th, 2016

Brenda Asis House Concert
COOPER, KEANNEALLY & McAULIFFE - 4:30 P.M.
Weston, Massachusetts
508-881-7353
Price: Donations / Pass the Hat

Jon will open for Cooper & Keanneally, who'll open for him next time.  Jon will be offering up (mostly) songs from his forthcoming CD, "Old School Moderne," which drops October 30th at Amazing Things Arts Center, Framingham.

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

Pub on Park
Pub on Park Open Mic FEATURE - 7:30
655 Park Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
USA
401-781-8888
Price: Free Admission

RISA sponsored feature at Pub On Park, hosted by Joanne Lurgio.  First time here for Jon.  Possible additional players.  Free admission with pass the hat for the feature.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

Welly's Restaurant
New Harvest Open Mic Feature - 7:00 p.m.
153 Main Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
USA
508) 281-2091
Price: $5.00 + pass the hat

Jon features at Welly's open mic, along with wife/harmony singer/percussionist/harmonica player Patti McAuliffe, in their first joint appearance of 2016.  Food and drink are truly superb at this little venue and the evening is enhanced by an array of singer/songwriters who'll entertain and delight.

Thursday, March 10th, 2016

AS220
Songwriters In The Round - 7:00 p.m.
115 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903
Price: $5.00

Jon returns to one of his favorite venues in New England, this time as part of a group of 4 songwriters.  An audience song challenge will be given at the previous SITR event on Feb. 11.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Main Streets Market & Cafe
McAuliffe Smith & Hastings - 7:30
42 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742
(866) 413-3981
Price: Free Admission

Jon McAuliffe, Tom Smith and Mark Hastings in a three man collaborative show, each artist performing a solo set, then collaborating on original songs in a longer set toward the end.  7:30 - 10:30 p.m.  Free admission, great food and drink!

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

Main Streets Market & Cafe
Woody, Jon, Roland and Jive, and Crowes Pasture - 7:30 p.m.
42 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742
(866) 413-3981
Price: No Cover

Jon will share the stage with Woody Carpinella, Roland Ochsenbein and his band, Jive On The Side, and Crowes Pasture (Monique Byrne and Andy Rogovin).  In addition to their usual tunes (sprinkled, in Jon's sets with songs from his next CD), there'll also be some spontaneous sitting in with one another so expect some flying by the seat of their pants.  Food and drink here are magnificent, by the way.

Friday, November 13th, 2015

The Vanilla Bean Cafe
Songwriters-In-The-Round - 7:00 p.m.
450 Deerfield Rd
Pomfret, CT 06258
860-974-1691
Price: Pass The Hat

Sharing the stage with fellow songwriters Lisa Martin and Diane Battistello, this monthly songwriter-in-the-round series gives Jon the opportunity to trade songs with Lisa and Diane and to take part in this month's song challenge, titled "Getting Ready For The Season."  Jon expects to be performing mostly new songs from his upcoming CD.

Saturday, August 8th, 2015

Milford Memories
Jon & Patti McAuliffe - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
317 Union St.
Milford, Michigan 48381
USA
248-685-7129
Price: Free Admission

Jon & Patti are delighted to perform in Jon's home state of Michigan, in the town in which he attended high school.  This performance, split into two distinct sets, will feature Jon's originals, along with a handful of covers Jon & Patti enjoy doing live.  Show begins at 2:00 p.m. at the LaFontaine Family Amphitheater (a/k/a The Veteran's Stage).

Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Main Streets Market & Cafe
Open Mic Double Feature - Oen Kennedy, Jon & Patti McAuliffe - 8:00 p.m.
42 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742
(866) 413-3981
Price: $5.00

Jon & Patti will split the featured performer slot with His Birdness, Oen Kennedy.  A splendid time is guaranteed for all!!!!  Jon & Patti go on at 8, Oen at 8:30.  Poet Beverly Tappan does a mini-set at 7:45.  No telling what else might happen (as it often does!).  Performers wishing to sign up for a slot at the open mic should email Ellen Schmidt at eschmidt01742@gmail.com.  Phone 978-369-9948 for reservations.

Friday, February 27th, 2015

Main Street Cafe
Jon & Patti McAuliffe open for Amy Herrera - 7:00 p.m.
159 Main St.
Groton, MA 01450
USA
978-448-9634
Price: $5.00

Jon & Patti return to The Coolest Place On Earth to take part in the Friday night merriment of Acoustic Cafe and open for Amy Herrera, one of Jon & Patti's favorite acts.  Acoustic Cafe is an open mic so come on out and play.  It's also BYOB when you buy something to eat (and the Eats are Great, BTW!) and given that it's Friday night, be ready to howl and get your weekend off to a good start!  Hope to see you there!!!

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

The Westender Singer/Songwriter Competition
$500 Singer/Songwriter Open Mic Competition - 8:00 p.m.
493 Boston Post Road WEST
Marlborough, Massachusetts 01752
USA
(508) 485-1185
Price: FREE!!!

Postponed from January 28th due to the last mega-snow storm, this February 4 re-date will feature Jon competing with 9 other performers in an open mic, singer/songwriter competition for the grand prize of $500.  Audience votes for their favorites so please come out and support Jon if you can.  Great food & drink here, too, btw.

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

The Depot Sports Bar & Grille
Jon McAuliffe & Marty Nestor - 8:00 p.m.
112 Main Street
Pepperell, MA 01463
United States
9784330667
Price: FREE!!!

Jon & Patti will split sets with Marty Nestor till around 10 pm or so.  Free admission, super good eats (try the BBQ) and a great bunch of folks gettin' their weekend started early.

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

The Depot Sports Bar & Grille
Jon McAuliffe & Marty Nestor - 8:00 p.m.
112 Main Street
Pepperell, MA 01463
United States
(978) 433-0667
Price: Free Admission

Jon will shift sets with Marty Nestor from 8 till 10 p.m.  This is a great little bar & grille with a very enthusiastic crowd and a fabulous menu.

Sunday, October 19th, 2014

RIA Coffee House at Framingham State University
RIA Coffee House Benefit - 1 - 5:30 p.m.
100 State Street
Framingham, MA 01701
United States
Unknown
Price: $5 - $25.

Patti and Jon will do a short two-song set at approximately 4:00 p.m., taking part in this benefit to aid women victimized by Sexual Slavery, Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Sex Trafficking.

Saturday, October 11th, 2014

Amazing Things Arts Center
Jon & Patti McAuliffe open for David Buskin - 8:00 p.m.
160 Hollis Street
Framingham, MA 01701
781.772.1945
Price: $25.00

Jon & Patti are pleased and proud to open for Singer/Songwriter/Comedic Wunderkind David Buskin and his trio, Modern Man.

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

The Center for Arts at the Armory
Jon & Patti McAuliffe with George Pratt - 7:30 p.m.
191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, MA 02143
617. 718.2191
Price: $10.00

Jon & Patti get back to work and perform what is for them a rare trip to the City, accompanied on violin and guitar by George Pratt.  FREE CDs will be given away!!!!

Friday, September 19th, 2014

Paradise Cafe
RISA Songwriters In The Round - 8:00 p.m.
565 High Street
Dedham, MA 02026
USA
(781) 326-5674
Price: Free Admission

Jon will join Beth DeSombre and a couple of other as yet unannounced singer/songwriters for this select little show in downtown Dedham.  The Paradise is a great little venue with excellent food and drink.

Sunday, September 7th, 2014

The Bull Run
Jeff Root CD Release Party - 7:00 p.m.
215 Great Road
Shirley, MA 01464
877-536-7190
Price: $12.50

Jon & Patti and a number of other artists will be sharing the stage in quick sets before the maestro himself, Jeff Root, presents the featured act and introduces his new CD.  "Hoot Mon!  It's The Root Mon!"

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Giuseppi's Ristorante
Singer Songwriter Shuffle - 7:35
2 Main Street
Gloucester, MA 01930
USA
978-879-4622
Price: Free Admission

2nd of two shows for the month of July at Giuseppi's.  Food and drink here are fabulous and you'll get to hear 7 acts perform over a 2 hour + span.  Jon & Patti go on at 7:35 for a butt kicking 20 minute set.  Come on out if you're nearby.

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Giuseppi's Ristorante
Singer Songwriter Shuffle - 7:10
2 Main Street
Gloucester, MA 01930
USA
978-879-4622
Price: Free Admission

Jon (and this time Patti, too) is leased to be invited back to Giuseppi's whose singer/songwriter shuffle presents 7 acts in 2+ hours.  Come on out if you live nearby.  Jon & Patti kick the evening off.

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

Cantab Lounge
Jon & Patti McAuliffe w/Seth Connelly - 9:00 p.m.
738 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139
(6 1 7) 3 5 4 - 2 6 8 5
Price: $3 admission plus pass-the-hat

Jon is pleased to feature at The Cantab Lounge for the third time since 2008.  He'll be accompanied by wife, Patti, and guitaro superbo Seth Connelly, doing some new songs along with some polished gems.  Hope to see you there!

Friday, April 18th, 2014

Main Street Cafe
Acoustic Cafe Opening Act - 8:30 p.m.
159 Main St.
Groton, MA 01450
USA
978-448-9634
Price: $5 Open Mic Admission + pass-the-hat

Jon & Patti are honored to open for good friend and featured artist Pat Jones, at "The Coolest Place On Earth," Acoustic Cafe in Groton.  Jon looks forward to seeing a couple of old friends from high school days who are coming to Mass to watch their daughter run in the Boston Marathon and will drop into AC.   This is gonna be One Fun Night (as always) at The Mother of All Open Mics!!!

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Acton Jazz Cafe
Jon & Patti McAuliffe w/Seth Connelly - 8:00 p.m.
5 Nagog Park
Acton, MA 01720
(978) 263-6161
Price: $5 Open Mic Admission + pass-the-hat

Ellen Schmidt's latest open mic venture, replacing her former one at Nourish Restaurant, is the Acton Jazz Cafe Folk Open Mic.  Jon & Patti are honored to be the featured act, with good friend and string monster Seth Connelly sitting in.

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

The Depot Grill & Bar
Jon & Patti McAuliffe & Marty Nestor - 8:00 p.m.
112 Main Street
Pepperell, MA 01463
USA
(978) 433-0667
Price: Free Admission

This week - Thursday - April 10 - 8 to 10:30 p.m.  - Jon & Patti split an evening with Marty Nestor and special guest Jim Willard.  2 sets each.  Originals, blues and covers.  Get a pint, get some wings, get a burger.  Get ready for the weekend.

Saturday, March 15th, 2014

Bull Run Restaurant
Jon McAuliffe opening for the Marty Nestor Band - 8:00 p.m.
215 Great Rd. Rt. 2A
Shirley, MA 01464
8775367190
Price: $12.00

Jon will rhythmically rock the house with his original songs and soaring vocals to set the stage for Marty & his bluesy powered band.  Jon will be graced by the dulcet vocal harmonies of wife, Patti McAuliffe, and the punchy pull of Jeff Root's low riding bass.  Felix the Cat WILL be in the house.

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

The Song
The Song - 3:30 Taping
FCAT TV - 8B Elm St.
So. Deefield, MA 01373
413-665-0012
Price: Free Admission - for future broadcast

Jon will be the guest of Mary Wheelan on FCAT TV's The Song.  Details for rebroadcast and online viewing to be added.

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Amazing Things Arts Center
Jon & Patti McAuliffe Feature - 9 p.m.
160 Hollis Street
Framingham, MA 01701
781.772.1945
Price: $5 Open Mic Admission + pass-the-hat

Jon & Patti feature at their home away from home, Amazing Things Arts Center.

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Coffeelands
Jon & Patti McAuliffe & Sean Fullerton - 7:00 p.m.
50 High Street
Clinton, MA 01510
USA
978-733-4277
Price: Free Admission & pass the hat

Jon & Patti will split the evening with Sean Fullerton.  Sean goes on at 7, followed by Jon & Patti at 8.  Several new songs will be getting their initial performance this evening.  Hopefully, they won't get snowed out, as can happen this time of year.  Please say hello if you come out to this show!  Thanks!

Monday, December 9th, 2013

Roslindale Open Mike
Roslindale Open Mic Feature - 8:30 p.m.
25 Cummins Highway
Roslindale, MA 02131
USA
(617) 323-8302
Price: Free Admission + Pass the Hat

Jon & Patti are thrilled to play this warmest of warm rooms, inspired by Neal Braverman, Mike Delaney, and Ken Porter, who make the whole thing happen.  They will be joined by their band The Great Unknown (Seth Connelly, guitar; George Pratt, violin; Phil Punch, congas & percussion; and Charlie DeVane, bass).  THIS SHOW WILL BE RECORDED so come on out and hear yourself on a forthcoming CD!!!

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Giuseppi's Ristorante
Singer Songwriter Shuffle - 7:00 p.m.
2 Main Street
Gloucester, MA 01930
USA
978-879-4622
Price: Free Admission

Jon will open the show this time around for this unique Singer/Songwriter event wherein 7 or 8 songwriters perform 20 minute sets.

Friday, November 15th, 2013

Sandywoods Center for the Arts
RISA Showcase - 7:30 p.m.
43 Muse Way
Tiverton, RI 02878
USA
401-241-7349
Price: $10 Advance; $12 Door

Jon will share the evening with fellow RISA songwriters Chuck Williams, Mike Laureanno, Tracy Potochnik and Marjorie Thompson.

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

Giuseppi's Ristorante
The Singer Songwriter Shuffle - 7:00 p.m.
2 Main Street
Gloucester, MA 01930
USA
978-879-4622
Price: Free Admission

A new and very unique idea wherein 7 or 8 songwriters perform their original music in 20 minute sets.  On this night Jon will take the stage at approximately 8 p.m.  Also on hand will be fellow RISA member, Jan Luby.

Sunday, October 6th, 2013

Emerson Umbrella Open Mic
Jon & Patti McAuliffe w/Seth Connelly - 7:30 - 11:00 p.m.
40 Stow Street
Concord, MA
USA
978-369-8090
Price: $5.00

Jon & Patti will be one of two featured acts (with Al Cath) at this charming venue and will be accompanied by good friend and Stringman Extraordinare SETH CONNELLY!!!  Hosted by Open Mic Angel, Ellen Schmidt.

Friday, October 4th, 2013

The UnCommon Coffee House
Opening for Scottish Folksinger Archie Fisher - 8:00 p.m.
24 Vernon Street
Framingham, MA 01701
USA
508-872-3111 ext. 5
Price: $18.00

Jon will be joined by his wife Patti on harmonies and multi-instrumentalist George Pratt.

Saturday, September 14th, 2013

Franco American Club
Jeff Bauman Benefit - 3:00 p.m.
55 West Prescott St.
Westford, MA 01886
USA
(978) 392-0748

Jon will be one of many performers taking part in this benefit for the Boston Marathon Bombing victims, joining Marty Nestor, Cooper & Keanneally, Jeff Root and 8 other acts.  3:00 pm - 11:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 15th, 2013

Fort Adams Summer Celebration Series
Fort Adams Summer Celebration Series - 6:00 - 10:00 p.m.
90 Fort Adams Drive - Ft. Adams State Park
Newport, RI 02840
USA
(401) 841-0707
Price: Free Admission

Jon will be sharing one of two stages inside and outside the Fort with Steve Allain, performing a set of "summer themed" covers.  The other stage will be commandeered by Paul Pasch and Marc Douglas Berardo.  At 9 pm all four artists will take part in an in-the-round sharing of original songs inside the Fort.

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

The Folk Revival WICN.FM
Jon Interviewed by Nick Noble on The Folk Revival w/Special Guest SETH CONNELLY! - 7 - 11 p.m.
90.5 FM
Worcester, MA
USA
Price: Free - Stream Online

Jon will be Nick Noble's guest on Nick's WICN-FM radio show "The Folk Revival" (90.5 FM) at approximately 8 p.m.  and will be joined by Stringman Extraordinaire SETH CONNELLY!  Seth produced Jon's most recent CD, In This Present Form.

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

The Harvest Cafe
Songwriter Showcase/Songwriters In The Round - 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
40 Washington Street
Hudson, MA
USA
978.567.0948
Price: $5

Hosted by Dan & Faith Senie with guests Jon McAuliffe, Jan Luby and Beth DeSombre.  In-the-Round format, including repsonse to last month's audience challenge "Tequila Drinks."

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Brooklyn Coffee and Tea
Jon & Patti McAuliffe, Junko Ogawa & Ian Fitzgerald - 8:30 p.m.
209 Douglas Avenue
Providence, RI 02901
401-575-2284
Price: $5.

Jon & Patti will feature with Junko Ogawa and Ian Fitzgerald at this lovely little intimate venue, hosted by Steve Allain.

Saturday, April 27th, 2013

Amazing Things Arts Center
Jon & Patti McAuliffe opening for Buskin & Batteau - 8:00 p.m.
160 Hollis Street
Framingham, MA 01701
781.772.1945
Price: $25, $24, $22, $13

Jon & Patti are once again honored to open for the duo/trio Buskin & Batteau (with percussionist Marshall Rosenberg).  B&B's songs have been covered by Peter, Paul & Mary; Judy Collins; Tracy Nelson; Tony Orlando & Dawn; and many more. They are also funnier than most comedy acts onstage.  It's beer & wine night at Amazing Things, too, so you'll be able to enjoy an adult beverage while enjoying the music and fun.

Saturday, April 20th, 2013

Shirley Town Hall
Earth Day Celebration Concert - 8:00 p.m.
3 Parker Road
Shirley, MA 01464
USA
978-425-2600
Price: $15.00

Jon McAuliffe & The Great Unknown (Stephen Gilligan, bass; Phil Punch, percussion; George Pratt, guitar & violin; Patti McAuliffe, harmonies) share the stage with Flair (Roger Fluet & Lee Villaire), Rob Carlson, and the Gayle Picard Band.  Free Food!  Giveaways!  Cash Bar! 2+ hours of music.  Spring is here!  Welcome it with some earthly, universal friendly music!!!

Sunday, April 14th, 2013

Midway Cafe
Jon McAuliffe & Rupert Wates - 8:00 p.m.
3496 Washington St
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
617-524-9038
Price: $5.00

Jon sets up opposite Rupert Wates for an evening of singer/songwriter magic.  Hear the latest songs from these two award winning songwriters.  George Pratt will join Jon on violin and guitar and improve with Rupert.

Monday, April 8th, 2013

Local Music Rocks
Jon & Patti McAuliffe w/George Pratt - 5:30 p.m.
487 Groton Rd - Unit B
Westford, MA 01886
USA
978-692-7152
Price: Free Admission

Jon & Patti, with George Pratt, perform a half hour of live music at Westford Cable Access TV.  Music interspersed with interviews and news on latest happenings.

Monday, March 4th, 2013

WOMR-FM
The Old Songs Radio Show - 10:30 or 11:00 a.m.
494 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657
508-487-2619
Price: Free - Stream Online

Jon & Patti appear live on Bob Weiser's WOMR-FM show The Old Songs Radio Show.  This will be Jon & Patti's 2nd appearance on this show and they'll be doing some new, as-yet unrecorded, songs.  http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/womr/ppr/index.shtml

Monday, March 4th, 2013

The Mews Restaurant Coffee House
Jon & Patti McAuliffe / Mews Open Mic Feature - 8-10:30 p.m.
429 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657
usa
508-487-1500
Price: $3 Donation

Jon & Patti return to one of their favorite stages in New England.  Great place, great food, great crowd, a miniscule donation to benefit area charities and no pass-the-hat.  You can't beat it!  If you're in the area, drop in and say hello.

Saturday, February 16th, 2013

Pejamajo Cafe
Jon & Patti McAuliffe + Ruthann & Sam Baler & Co. - 8:00 p.m.
770 Washington Street
Holliston, MA 01746
USA
508-429-5200
Price: Free Admission

Jon & Patti, along with Ruthann & Sam Baler and Joe Fredette (and quite possibly George Pratt, Phil Punch and Charlie Devane - aka The Great Unknown) will join forces for a highly musical evening at this neat little venue in Holliston.  The stage is opposite a bar that cranks out some tasty drinks.

Friday, February 8th, 2013

The UnCommon Coffee House - CANCELLED
Jon & Patti McAuliffe w/George Pratt Opening for Dave Gunning - 8:00 p.m.
24 Vernon Street
Framingham, MA 01701
USA
508-872-3111 ext. 5
Price: $14 - $17

Jon & Patti with George Pratt (guitar; violin) are psyched to be opening for Dave Gunning, Juno Award Winner from Canada.  The Juno is Canada's version of the Grammy so Dave's obviously no lightweight.  Check the site for more information. http://uncommoncoffeehouse.org/calendar.htm  The UnCommon is a class joint but all hooligans are invited.

Saturday, January 26th, 2013

The Coffee Loft
Jon & Patti McAuliffe - 7:00 p.m.
406 Lincoln St., Marlboro
Marlboro, MA 01752
USA
508-251-1431
Price: Free Admission

A lovely, quiet room that invites you to sip tea, sample the pastries, open your laptop, or kick back and listen to the music.  Great sound in this room and a truly warm environment.  Jon & Patti may even have a guest or two join them for added instrumentation.

Friday, January 11th, 2013

Main Street Cafe
Acoustic Cafe Feature Act - 7:00 p.m.
159 Main St.
Groton, MA 01450
USA
978-448-9634
Price: $5.00

Jon & Patti are pleased to kick off their 2013 performance season as the featured act at "The Coolest Place on Earth."  They'll be vetting some new songs at this gig and may have a special guest or two join them.  If you're anywhere near this great, BYOB/Super Food venue, don't miss it.  Always a blast, hosted by Gayle Picard, Marc & Paula Feldman, and Bob Wright.  A great time WILL be had by all.  Jon guarantees it!!!

Sunday, November 18th, 2012

Bull Run Restaurant
Root Cellar CD Release Party - 7:00 p.m.
215 Great Rd. Rt. 2A
Shirley, MA 01464
8775367190
Price: $10.00

Singer/Songwriter/Audio Engineer/Producer/Comedian and 5th Beatle Jeff Root will host this CD Release Party to introduce new Root Cellar Production CDs by himself, Jane Fallon and Marty Nestor.  Jon and Gayle Picard are the opening acts.  If you've never been to a Root Cellar (Jeff's company) or a Great Mix Productions (Gayle's company) show, you are not only in for a surprise, but a howling great evening.  Bring your appetite and your ears.  This is gonna be one fun, blowout evening!!!

Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Coffee House on the Rocky Plain
Boomer Folk - 7:00 p.m.
327 Concord Road
Sudbury, MA 01776
USA
978-443-2043
Price: $12; $8 Students; $4 Children under 12

Jon will be taking part in this Mighty Wind extravaganza, along with Perry Desmond-Davies, Steve Rapson, Phil Punch, Al Cath, and many others.  Rich Eilbert and Kenny Selcer open the show.

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Main Street Cafe
Jon & Patti McAuliffe - 7:00 p.m.
159 Main St.
Groton, MA 01450
USA
(978) 448-9634
Price: Free Admission

Main Street Cafe, site of the wildly popular Acoustic Cafe every 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Friday of the month, also features solid local musical acts on Thursday evenings while diners sample Main Street and owner Bob Wright's fantabulous cuisine (Jon says "check out the nacho plate!").  Jon & Patti will be performing originals (some they almost never play live) and a smattering of covers.  Kick back, BYOB, and enjoy some good ole home cookin'!

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

The Center for Arts in Natick
Jon & Patti McAuliffe Feature - 8:00 p.m.
14 Summer Street
Natick, MA 01760
Price: $5.00

Jon, accompanied by Patti, return to TCAN for their first feature since 2009.  Expect to hear recently written new songs, in addition to a few from In This Present Form.

Saturday, October 20th, 2012

New England 50+ Expo
Jon & Patti McAuliffe / New England 50+Expo - 1:15 - 3:00 p.m.
181 Boston Post Road West
Marlborough, MA 01752
USA
1-802-872-9000 x 11
Price: $12 Advance; $15 Door

Jon & Patti will play two sets of mostly original material between 1:15 and 3:00 p.m.  Might be a surprise guest or two, too, one never knows!  :-)  Jon & Patti will be followed by one of Jon's favorite songwriters, Thea Hopkins!!!

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Twilight Showcase @ WATD-FM
Twilight Showcase On The Air - 3 - 5 pm
Marshfield, MA
USA
Price: Free - Stream Online

Jon & Patti and Ruthann Baler will split today's show, hosted by Sandy Streid and Keith James.  Each hour long segment (one each with Ruthann & Jon, accompanied by Patti) will feature talk with the artists about their current work, selections from their recorded repertoire, and, time permitting, maybe a live performance or two.  Stream the show online at http://959watd.com/programming/weekends/sunday/twilight-showcase-radio/.

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Emerson Umbrella Open Mic Feature
Emerson Umbrella Open Mic Feature - 7:00 pm
40 Stow Street
Concord, MA
USA
978-369-8090
Price: $5.00

Jon & Patti will be joined by Special Guess SETH CONNELLY on guitar and split the feature this evening with Walnut.  Joe Fredette does the mini-set.  Should be an interesting mix of music.

Sunday, September 23rd, 2012

Fireside Coffeehouse @ Emmanuel Lutheran Church
Jon & Patti McAuliffe @ Fireside Coffeehouse - 2:00 pm
24 Berwick Street
Norwood, MA 02062
USA
(781)762-9457
Price: $5.00

Jon & Patti will feature at this unique open mic event where all the acts are duos, trios, quartets, etc.  This very lovely venue hosted by Christiana Gerstner is a perfect way to spend a Sunday afternoon.

Saturday, September 15th, 2012

Faith Community Church of Hopkinton
Men's Steak Night - 6:00 p.m.
146 East Main Street
Hopkinton, MA 01748
508-435-5900
Price: $15.00

Jon McAuliffe & The Great Unknown (George Pratt, ld. gtr.; Phil Punch, percussion; Charlie DeVane, bass; Patti McAuliffe, harmonies) return to Faith Community Church for Men's Steak Night.  Jon & The Greats will perform a short half hour set, followed by an as yet unnamed speaker.  Jon will have all four of his CDs available for purchase.

Friday, September 14th, 2012

Amazing Things Arts Center
Opening Act for Pete & Maura Kennedy - 8:00 p.m.
160 Hollis Street
Framingham, MA 01701
781.772.1945
Price: $18, $17, $15, $9

Jon, accompanied by Patti, will be opening for the four-fisted musical mojo of Pete & Maura Kennedy, both solid singles in their own right, this night joining forces to bring even greater magic.

Saturday, August 25th, 2012

Woodstock Tribute
Groton Center Woodstock Tribute - 5:30 p.m.
100 Main St.
Groton, MA 01450
USA
(978) 448-9634
Price: Free Admission

Jon will take part in this tribute to the original 1969 Woodstock Art & Music Fair, along with a number of other local performers, by rockin' out and folkin' out in tie-dyed fashion or worse.  Jon & friends will perform 3 songs made famous by Creedence Clearwater Revival, and one other by Joe Cocker.  This annual event attracts a good crowd so get there early and bring your blanket, comestibles and your cooler.  And don't swallow anything that's brown.

Friday, June 8th, 2012

Michael Lisnow Respite Center Benefit at Faith Community Church
Michael Lisnow Respite Center Benefit - 8:00 p.m.
146 East Main Street
Hopkinton, MA 01748
508-435-5900
Price: $10.00

The annual Michael Lisnow Respite Center Coffeehouse show to raise money for the great work this place does for individuals with disabilities and their families.  Jon & Patti will share the stage this year with Birch Beer Records' recording artists Dan Cloutier and Kim Jennings, along with Ricardo Barraza.

Saturday, June 2nd, 2012

Brooklyn Coffee and Tea
8:30 pm
209 Douglas Avenue
Providence, RI 02901
401-575-2284
Price: $5.

Jon is one of three featured acts (w/Jane Fallon and Dan Lavoie), beginning at 8:30 pm.  Open mic from 6 to 8 pm.  Food and drink here is said to be primo and the venue is supposed to an artist's haven.  The event is hosted by singer/songwriter Steve Allain who's also a great picker and has been invited by Jon to sit in.

Saturday, May 19th, 2012

Reach The Beach
Reach The Beach - 3:00 p.m.
Rt. 88, Horseneck Beach
Westport Point, MA 02790
USA
508-636-8816
Price: Free Admission

Reach The Beach, Horseneck Beach, Route 88, Westport Pt., Mass.  Free admission.  Fund raiser for the Massachusetts Alzheimer's Association, encouraging runners crossing the finish line while a number of different artists perform at the nearby stage.  Jon will be filling the 3 to 4 pm slot, accompanied by Patti McAuliffe (harmonies, harmonica, percussion); Phil Punch (congas; percussion); George Pratt (guitars, violin); and Charlie DeVane (bass).  For directions and more information:  http://www.mass.gov/dcr/parks/southeast/hbch.htm.

Sunday, April 15th, 2012

China Gourmet Restaurant - Twilight Showcase Live
Twilight Showcase Live - 3:00 p.m.
Manomet Plaza - 30 Manomet Point Rd.
Plymouth, MA 02360
USA
https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=gmail&attid=0.1&thid=1369ca17256fc17a&mt=application/pdf&url=https://mail.google.com/mail/?ui%3D2%26ik%3Dc6a00f4e88%26view%3Datt%26th%3D1369ca17256fc17a%26attid%3D0.1%26disp%3Dsafe%26realattid%3Df_h0v1cb530%26zw&sig=AHIEtbRSb3lGHPK4KtvZWhj94kCs8DHx2w
Price: No Cover - Donations Accepted

Jon will have 3/4's of The Great Unknown in tow (Goerge Pratt, Phil Punch & Patti McAuliffe) and do two short sets at 4 and 5:45 pm.

Friday, April 13th, 2012

The Vanilla Bean Cafe
Songwriter Sessions - 7:30 pm
450 Deerfield Rd
Pomfret, CT 06258
860-974-1691
Price: $5.00

Jon will host, standing in for regular host, Lisa Martin.  Jon shares the stage with Dave Murphy and Allysen Callery.  Audience songwriting challenge is "How existence endows us with the beautiful ability to live."  Um, okay!  :-)  

Saturday, April 7th, 2012

Pejamajo Cafe
The Baler, Sonnenfeld, Fredette & McAuliffe One Night Stand - 8-11 p.m.
777 Washington Street
Holliston, MA 01746
USA
508.429.5200
Price: Free Admission

Jon & Patti will share an evening of music with Ruthann Baler, the self-professed "Yiddish Farm Girl," Craig Sonnenfeld and Joe Fredette.  Pejamajo's serves great food, drinks and tasty treats.

Friday, April 6th, 2012

The Center for Arts at the Armory
Somerville Singer Songwriter Sessions - 8:00 p.m.
191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, MA 02143
617. 718.2191
Price: $10

Jon is one of 4 songwriters at this acclaimed songwriter session hosted by John Fuzek of Rhode Island Songwriters Association (RISA).  Jon will share the evening with Rick Drost, Seamus & Ellie, and Katherine Quinn.  Beer, wine and snacks will be available.  Come on out, have a drink and hear some of the songwriters that are making the Northeast a hotbed of songwriting activity in the 21st century.

Friday, March 30th, 2012

Leonard D. Chesmore Post V.F.W.
Veteran Benefit - 7-11 p.m.
210 Woodland Street
Holliston, MA 01746
USA
(508) 429-5272
Price: $20

Jon and wife Patti will be performing a three-song set, in addition to numerous other Boston-area and Metrowest performers (Andrew Greene, Craig Sonnenfeld, Joe Fredette, Ruthann Baler, Red Pony and more), to benefit a local Holliston veteran with serious health issues.  A number of great raffles will be held, offering prizes of Celtics, Patriots and Red Sox tickets, so you stand a chance of seeing your charitable contribution to this event pay back mightily!!!

Sunday, March 18th, 2012

AS220
4:00 - ?
115 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903
Price: $5.

Songwriters In The Round Recording Session.  Each songwriter presented during this extravaganza will perform a song that he or she originally wrote and performed at a prior Rhode Island Songwriters Association (RISA) SITR challenge.  Jon's challenge was "This Is How The Whole Thing Ends." 

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Slater's
Slater's Open Mic Feature - 7 pm
356 Great Road
Bolton, MA 02903
Price: $5.00

This great open mic is hosted by singer/songwriter Marty Beecy.  Jon will be joined by Patti McAuliffe on harmonies, harmonica and shaker eggs, and Phil Punch on percussion.  Always a blast at Slater's and the food is great!

Friday, February 10th, 2012

AS220
8th Annual Songwriters In The Round Anniversary Show - 8:30 pm
115 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903
Price: $10

Sponsored by Rhode Island Songwriters Association, this all acoustic songwriters in the round Anniversary Show features Jon McAuliffe, Ryan Fitzsimmons, Jan Luby, Patti DeRosa, Billy Mitchell, Marilyn Manfra, Paul Pasch, Jim Tata, Andrew Lewis, Charlie Cover, Jacob Haller, Peter Vendettuoli, Tracie Potochnik, and Joanne Lurgio, with a closeout round by Whalebone Jackson.

Saturday, February 4th, 2012

The Coffee Loft
Jon & Patti McAuliffe; Ruthann & Sam Baler w/Joe Fredette - 7:00 pm
406 Lincoln St.
Marlboro, MA 01752
USA
508.251.1431
Price: Free Admission

The ambience in this great little venue is perfect. Perfect for both audience and performer.  Great sound system, the best little treats and teas you'll find anywhere and a really relaxed atmosphere. Come on down.  Patti and Jon will do a set, Ruthann and Sam will do a set and we'll all jam at some point with assistance from guitar man Joe Fredette.

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Dead Air Live
Dead Air Live - Taping for later broadcast
Somerville, MA

Jon will be joined by Seth Connelly (guitars), Patti McAuliffe (harmonies, harmonica); Phil Punch (percussion) and Charlie DeVane (bass) for this live show to be aired in Somerville, Cambridge and Boston.

Broadcast times:

Somerville Community Access TV  - Channel 3

Tuesday, 1/31   8:00 PM –   9:00 PM for 2 weeks; Saturday, 2/4 11:00 AM – 12:00 Noon for 2 weeks  Following our programmed time

 Cambridge Community Access TV  617-661-6900 - Channel 10

Tuesdays  9:00 AM for 2 weeks; Thursdays 5:00 PM for 2 weeks 

 Boston Neighborhood Network 617-720-2113 x18 - Channel 23

Thursday Night, Feb. 2, Midnight to 1 AM

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Coffeehouse at The Mews
7:30 pm
429 Commrecial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657
508-487-1500
Price: $5.00

Jon & Patti are the featured act this evening.  Really looking forward to this gig in P-Town, hosted by singer/songwriter Peter Donnelly.  The venue comes very highly recommended by Lisa Martin (and others) who recommended us.

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

Almost Famous
Almost Famous - 8:00 p.m.
WATD-FM
Marshfield, MA
Price: Free - Online Streaming

Jon will be the guest of John Shea and Lisa Azizian on WATD's Almost Famous.  The show is broadcast live over the airwaves and via streaming audio.  Show begins at 8 pm and Jon will perform live at 9 pm for about a half hour of music and talk.  Anything can happen on this show and often does!  :-)

Saturday, January 14th, 2012

McGann's
9:00 p.m.
197 Portland Street
Boston, MA 02114
617-227-4059
Price: $10.00 at the door; $5.00 online

Jon will kick this show of four acts off and be joined by George Pratt (guitars); Charlie DeVane (bass); Phil Punch (percussion); and Patti McAuliffe (harmonies and harmonica).  Following Jon will be Welcome To Florida; Original Gravity; and Peter Buzzelle.  Show starts promptly at 9 pm.

Saturday, January 7th, 2012

Wachusett Music Series - First Church of Christ Unitarian Church (Bulfinch Church)
Jon McAuliffe & Perry Desmond Davies Split Bill - 7:30 pm
725 Main Street
Lancaster, Massachusetts 01523
United States
978-365-2043
Price: $15 advance; $18 at the door

Jon will be splitting the evening with singer-songwriter Perry Desmond Davies in a two hour show.  Because this show was booked on short notice, Jon's backup crew is still being determined.  Watch This Space.  

Saturday, December 3rd, 2011

Studio 99
Jon & Patti McAuliffe - Open Mic Featured Performer - 7:30 pm
17 Factory St. (corner of Clocktower Place and Pine Street)
Nashua, NH 03060
(603) 562-5179
Price: $5.00 or $8.00 BYOB

Studio 99 is becoming one of the most highly regarded Venues in New Hamphire.  Jon, with wife Patti, are really looking forward to this evening and hope you'll consider attending if you live anywhere close by.  Several new songs will be performed.  This will be Jon & Patti's last show of the year.  Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Happy New Year!

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

WATD-FM's Almost Famous
8 to 10 pm
http://959watd.com/programming/special-programming/almost-famous/
Marshfield, MA
Price: Free Streaming Audio

THIS APPEARANCE HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO A LATER DATE.  WATCH THIS SPACE!

Saturday, November 12th, 2011

Amazing Things Arts Center
Zing Fling Annual Membership Mixer - 7:00 p.m.
160 Hollis Street
Framingham, MA 01701
781.772.1945
Price: Members Free - Non-members $10.00

Amazing Things Arts Center has been Jon's musical home away from home and he is proud to be taking part in this great evening of music, comedy, cabaret, socializing, food and drink.  Jon & Patti will be performing along with other Hooligans like Dan Cloutier and Kim Jennings and Ruthann Baler and many others.  A hootin' hollerin' evenin', y'all!

Friday, November 4th, 2011

The Coffee Loft
7:00 p.m.
406 Lincoln Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
Price: Free Admission & Pass-the-hat

Jon will be splitting the evening with Lisa Martin.  Jon will be joined by his wife Patti on harmonies, harmonica and shaker, Lisa by her husband Brad on djembi.  Reports on this place by Jon's friend Mel Green were fairly ecstatic.  Food, drink and ambience are said to be exceptional.

Friday, October 28th, 2011

NECN Morning Show
7 - 9 a.m.
160 Wells Ave.
Newton, MA 02459
(617) 630-5000
Price: Free

Exceprts from 2 of Jon's songs will be played during the airing of the Morning Show on NECN.

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Main Streets Market & Cafe
The Original Forum - 7:00 p.m.
42 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742
(866) 413-3981

The Original Forum is a multi-media event, mixing music of singer-songwriters with a short film by Claude Van Roesgen.  Emceed by the Forum's organizer, singer-songwriter Marty Beecy.  Jon, accompanied by Patti McAuliffe and Phil Punch, will perform two half-hour sets of original music beginning just before 8:00 p.m., before and after Claude's short film.

Sunday, October 23rd, 2011

Holliston Mill Artists Open Studio Event
1:00 pm
24 Water Street
Holliston, MA 01746
USA
(508) 395-5692
Price: Free Admission

Jon & Patti will be offering a set of music in this large building filled with artists' lofts, displaying all manner of art, painting, sculpture, and related artistic endeavors.  A celebration of mixed media.

Friday, October 21st, 2011

The Old Worthen Tavern
Jack Kerouac Memorial - 8:00 p.m.
141 Worthen Street
Lowell, MA 01852
(978) 459-0300
Price: Free Admission

I am honored to be a part of this memorial in remembrance of the 42nd anniversary of Jack Kerouac's passing.  I'll be performing a set opposite Alan Crane, Bob Martin and various speakers who will recall Jack in prose and poetry.  Come by and shake hands with the ghosts of Jack, Neal, Ginsberg, Burroughs and the souls of the dearly departed.

Tuesday, October 18th, 2011

Taping of Twilight Showcase @ WATD-FM
For Broadcast Oct. 23rd @ 9 p.m.
130 Enterprise Drive
Marshfield, MA 02050
(781) 837-1166
Price: No Admittance

Noted here purely as an FYI.  Jon will be taping the Twilight Showcase program with DJ Sandy Streid for broadcast on Oct. 23rd at 9 p.m.  Tune in!

Sunday, October 16th, 2011

Trinity Church of Newport
Trinity Church Pumpkin Patch Music - 2:00 p.m.
141 Spring St.
Newport, Rhode Island 02840
USA
(401) 846-0660
Price: Free Admission

Sponsored by RISA (Rhode Island Songwriters Association), this promises to be a very nice show indeed.  Jon (very possibly accompanied by Patti McAuliffe) will perform a 30 minute set, alongsode sets by Otis Read and Craig Sonnenfeld.

Thursday, October 13th, 2011

Bull Run Restaurant
Jon & Patti McAuliffe / Dan & Faith Senie - 7:00 p.m.
215 Great Rd. Rt. 2A
Shirley, MA 01464
8775367190
Price: $10.00

Jon & Patti will perform a set of original music (and perhaps a cover or two), then be joined by Dan & Faith Senie for two songs together before Dan & Faith take the stage for their own set.

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Cappy's Copper Kettle
Lowell Celebrates Kerouac - 8:00 p.m.
245 Central Street
Lowell, MA 01852
USA
(978) 735-4866
Price: Free Admission

Lowell's annual celebration of the art and personality of native son Jack Kerouac begins here at Cappy's.  Jon will be joined by fellow songwriting crooners, outrageous poet/philosopher/topical songwriter Alan Crane, the dulcet-toned Kim Jennings, and bluesmeister Andrew Greene.  Come prepared to party!!!

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

Nourish Restaurant
8:00 p.m.
1727 Mass. Ave.
Lexington, MA 02420
USA
(781) 674-2400
Price: $5.00

Jon & Patti will be one of two featured acts at the Nourish Rest. OM this evening.  Host Ellen Schmidt puts on some of the OMs in the area.  This is one fun place and the food is superb but affordable.  Check it out!

Saturday, October 1st, 2011

Slater's
10:45 a.m.
356 Great Road
Bolton, MA 01740
USA
978.779.6680
Price: Free Admission

Jon, Patti and Phil Punch will perform a 15 minute set beginning at 10:45.  This is the Second Annual CHAKRA FEST at SLATER'S! 10:00am-5:00pm An all day family event where Music, Art, and Energy come together!  Come to this beautiful New England country setting and enjoy some of the finest live music for miles around.  An extraordinary day for the whole family.  Artisans, vendors, musical performances and more. Generous raffles will be held throughout the entire day and the proceeds will go directly the the Second Chance Fund for Animal Welfare (SecondChanceFund.org). Festivities start at 10:00am and there will be plenty of nourishment available.  Slater's is famous for its BBQ, gourmet sandwiches and ice cream!  For more info or directions, go to Slaters.biz (978.779.6680) or 5thChakraRecords.com. We'll see you at Chakra Fest!

 

Friday, September 30th, 2011

Main Street Cafe (Acoustic Cafe)
Acoustic Cafe Open Mic Mini-Set - 7:00 p.m.
159 Main St.
Groton, MA 01450
USA
(978) 448-9634
Price: $5.

Jon (& Patti) will be opening for feature Rob Carlson at the Acoustic Cafe open mic at approximately 8:30 pm.  This is perhaps the best bunch of musical hooligans you'll ever find in one spot at one time.  Come on out and have a ball!

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

Amazing Things Arts Center
Opening for Buskin & Batteau - 8:00 p.m.
160 Hollis Street
Framingham, MA 01701
781.772.1945
Price: $22 - $25.

Jon, joined by Seth Connelly on guitar and Patti McAuliffe on harmonies/harmonica, will open this evening show for the four fisted monster, Buskin & Batteau (w/Marshall Rosenberg on percussion).  A super duper evening of knockout original music.

Saturday, September 17th, 2011

Faith Community Church of Hopkinton
Men's Steak Night - 6:00 p.m.
146 E. Main St.
Hopkinton, MA 01748
USA
Price: $15.00

Jon will be joined by George Pratt (ld. gtr.), Charlie DeVane (bs.), Phil Punch (perc.) and Patti McAuliffe (harmonies; harmonica) for a night of high cholesterol food and high octane music.  $15 gets you a nice meal, good music and a chance to purchase Jon's new CD for $10 if you don't already own it.

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

AS220
RISA Songwriters In The Round - 7:00 p.m.
115 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903
Price: $5.

I'm pleased to join Jan Luby, Marilyn Manfra and Bruce Hammond at AS220 for a night of sharing original songs and serving up my response to the audience challenge song, "That's The Way The Whole Thing Ends."

Monday, August 29th, 2011

Cantab Lounge
Jon McAuliffe & Co. Featured Act - 10:00 p.m.
738 Massachusetts Ave. (Central Square)
Cambridge, Mass. 02139
(617) 354 - 2685
Price: $5.00

Jon will be featuring here at the Cantab Open Mic with guests Seth Connelly on stringed instruments and Patti McAuliffe on harmonies, harmonica and who knows what else!!!

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011

WOMR-FM
Roots n' Offshoots Radio Show - 10:00 a.m.
494 Commercial St.
Provincetown, Massachusetts 02657
United States
Price: $0.

Carol Courneen, host of WOMR-FM's Roots n' Offshoots, has invited Jon to help with the station's pledge drive by performing live on the air, assisted by his lovely harmony vocalist and harmonica player, Patti McAuliffe.  Tune in, boys and girls, and Don't Touch That Dial (streaming audio at http://www.womr.org/listen.html).

Friday, June 24th, 2011

First Congregational Church of Hopkinton
Men's Breakfast - 6:30 am
146 East Main Street
Hopkinton, MA

Friday, June 10th, 2011

The Old Groton Inn Open Mic
128 Main Street
Groton, MA

Jon will be the Featured Performer at The Old Colony Inn Open Mic on June 10, 2011  

Its at 128 Main Street, Groton, MA.  http://www.grotonstagecoachinn.com/

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011

Amazing Things Arts Center
Jon McAuliffe CD Release Celebration! - 7:00 pm
160 Hollis Street
Framingham, MA 01701
781.772.1945
Price: $12 -Students/Seniors $11 - Members $10 - Kids $5

 

Jon performs songs from his highly anticipated NEW CD "In This Present Form"

His special guests include: 

Seth Connelly, Don Croad, Peter Tillotson, Lenn Giatas, Patti McAuliffe, Stuart Ferguson, Jenny Jones, Phil Punch, Robin Winter, Lyn O'Conor-Ferguson & Bernadette Wiemer!

Dan Cloutier & Friends open for Jon....

Jon's 4 CDs will be available at special prices!

Friday, March 10th, 2017

Unitarian Church of Marlboro & Hudson
Jon & Patti McAuliffe w/Jeff Root - 7:00 p.m.
80 Main Street
Hudson, MA 01749
USA
978-562-9180
Price: $5.00 cover + pass the hat for the feature

Jon & Patti, with Jeff Root on bass, will be the featured act at this open mic, which continues to grow in popularity and appeal.

Thursday, July 20th, 2017

1794 Meeting House
Jon McAuliffe in Concert - 7:30 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.
P.O. Box 8
New Salem, MA 01355
978 544 5200
Price: $10.00

Jon is very psyched to perform in this classic venue.  He'll be mixing songs from both of his albums, along with some brand new ones, as yet unrecorded.

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Bull Run Concert Series
Jon McAuliffe opening for the Marty Nestor Band - 8:00 p.m.
215 Great Road (Rt. 2A)
Shirley, MA 01464
877-536-7190
Price: $12.00

Jon opens for The Marty Nestor Band.  As of this entry, it's unclear who Jon will have with him, but all signs point to his wife, Patti, adding her distinctive harmonies and percussion, and quite possibly Jeff Root on bass.  Jon's rockin' rhythms and soaring vocals wills set the stage for the bluesy power of Marty & Co.