Hopkinton, MA 01748
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!
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!
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.
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 feature at this prestigious open mic in Pomfret, CT, at approximately 8:00 p.m.
Jon & Patti, with Jeff Root on bass, will be the featured act at this open mic, which continues to grow in popularity and appeal.
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.
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.
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.
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).
Jon will be the guest of hosts Sandy Streid & Keith James on WATD-FM's "Twilight Showcase," playing and commenting on selected cuts from his latest album, "Old School Moderne." Connect to live streaming audio from anywhere on the planet by clicking on http://959watd.com/programming/weekends/sunday/twilight-showcase-radio/
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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).
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 email@example.com. Phone 978-369-9948 for reservations.
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!!!
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.
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.
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.
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.
Jon & Patti are pleased and proud to open for Singer/Songwriter/Comedic Wunderkind David Buskin and his trio, Modern Man.
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!!!!
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.
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!"
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.
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.
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!
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!!!
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.
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.
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.
Jon will be the guest of Mary Wheelan on FCAT TV's The Song. Details for rebroadcast and online viewing to be added.
Jon & Patti feature at their home away from home, Amazing Things Arts Center.
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!
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!!!
Jon will open the show this time around for this unique Singer/Songwriter event wherein 7 or 8 songwriters perform 20 minute sets.
Jon will share the evening with fellow RISA songwriters Chuck Williams, Mike Laureanno, Tracy Potochnik and Marjorie Thompson.
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.
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.
Jon will be joined by his wife Patti on harmonies and multi-instrumentalist George Pratt.
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.
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.
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.
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."
Jon & Patti will feature with Junko Ogawa and Ian Fitzgerald at this lovely little intimate venue, hosted by Steve Allain.
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.
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!!!
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!!!
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!!!
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.
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'!
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.
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!!!
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/.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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! :-)
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.
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.
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!!!
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."
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!
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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! :-)
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.
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.
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!
THIS APPEARANCE HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO A LATER DATE. WATCH THIS SPACE!
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!
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.
Exceprts from 2 of Jon's songs will be played during the airing of the Morning Show on NECN.
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.
Please tune in to WATD-FM or dial up the online streaming feed at: http://959watd.com/programming/weekends/sunday/twilight-showcase-radio/ beginning at 9 pm. Hosts Sandy Streid and Keith James interview Jon about his history in music and play 4 songs from In This Present Form.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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!!!
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!
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!
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!
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.
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.
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."
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!!!
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).
Jon will be one of 4 featured performers at Lisa Martin's Songwriter Series. http://businessfinder.masslive.com/3144737/Black-Moon-Music-Lounge-Belchertown-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/
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!
Jon & Patti, with Jeff Root on bass, will be the featured act at this open mic, which continues to grow in popularity and appeal.
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.
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.