Sophia Jane Paravalos, Caroline Guske, and Zanne Hanna are students at Berklee College of Music, and singer/songwriters with their own unique sounds and influences. Sophia writes deeply-rooted folk lyrics accompanied by passionate guitar-strumming. Caroline writes powerful ballads and harmonies as she accompanies herself on piano. Zanne writes Pop songs filled with hooks and echoes of Amy Winehouse. Each artist will be performing an hour-long set packed with original songs and personalized covers.
Stacey Kelleher is a 20-year-old pop singer/songwriter from Ossipee, New Hampshire. Stacey has been creating music for her entire life, writing songs in her bedroom and learning several instruments beginning at a young age. She is currently in her junior year at Berklee College of Music, where she is actively working to hone her writing, producing and performing skills. Stacey loves music and couldn't imagine her life without it. To learn more about Stacey, visit her website staceykellehermusic.com and like her on Facebook, @staceykellehermusic.
Dwayne Haggins brings a smooth style of old country soul and blues. His love of the music drives him to do a lot of his favorite covers while at the same time, mixing in some original music of his own. Inspired by legends such as Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash, Dwayne always intends to rock out while keeping real music alive
Sam Nitsch is one of the most unique performers and songwriters on the East Coast. His intense shows include ukulele, guitar, piano, synthesizer, and vocals woven together into a distinct style. Through the use of a loop pedal, Sam creates multi-layered sound spaces that support his vocals. Coming from a classical background, Sam merges his violin training with modern influences, molding the two genres seamlessly together. His lyrics describe deep universal truths, while also sharing his youthful perspective of the world. Audiences are often in awe of the power and drive of Sam’s compositions as well as his reimagined covers. His new EP, “TORN”, a strong collection of originals that resemble the vastness and diversity of his sound, is available now!
The 5th "In the Round" at the Bebop will take place Tuesday January 23rd. Every Tuesday we will feature a handful of singer-songwriters to perform their original music. Join us for this exciting showcase of Boston's up and coming talent.
Our four featured songwriters for January 3rd 2018 are as follows:
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Monday night is Open Mic Night at the Bebop! The night will run from 8pm to 12am (21+ AFTER 10pm). Each performer should expect to play no more than 15 minutes aiming for a maximum of 2 songs each. We accept acts of all kinds, but the focus is on Musical Performances. (rather than poetry/comedy etc.)
Please expect to arrive at least 15 minutes before your slot. We will accept walk ins as long as there is space available on the list. The sign up sheet will be locked and printed on the day of of the open mic.
All performers in the open mic will be considered for future gigs at The Bebop.
Every Saturday 12-3pm we turn the Bebop into the "Hot Club de France", bringing some of Boston's finest Gypsy Jazz musicians to the stage. Sit back and enjoy a delicious brunch to the fiery, lighting-fast sound of this timeless music.
This week featuring:
Gray Gafarov - Violin
Bruno Peterson - Guitar
Greg Toro - Bass
Musicians welcome to sit in!
Mic provided for singers, upright piano for pianists! All acoustic instruments and hand percussion welcome! Acoustic instruments can plug into The Bebop PA system. Come hang :)
A native of Scituate, MA, Sam Luke Chase is a multi-instrumentalist singer/songwriter who sings heart-on-your-sleeve roots-based acoustic folk songs. Whether solo, or with his band, Sam's raspy baritone and acoustic riffs immediately draw the listener in.
Chase has recorded three studio albums, the latest of which - Lift Me Up - showcases his musical abilities by playing all the instrumentation and is entirely self produced. It is a solo record in the truest sense.
After graduating from Berklee College of Music in 2008, Sam released his debut album Songs For Someone, earning him Top Songwriter honors at the 2010 Connecticut Folk Festival. In 2012, he released the follow up Every Time I'm Home earning Best Local Album from the Patriot Ledger and praise from WBZ Boston as a singer who "...delivers with a clear, fresh dynamic voice that makes you want to listen more and more."
Sam maintains a heavy playing schedule, frequently touring the northeast coast from Cape Cod to Portland, ME. He has shared the stage with national acts such as Marc Cohn, Howie Day, Jonathan Edwards, Rusted Root, John Gorka, Lori McKenna, Ellis Paul, Tower of Power and Ryan Montbleau.
In the DIY world we live in, Sam is proving to all that great music doesn't just come from the major labels, but rather if you pay attention, you might just hear the next great thing at the local bar up the street.
Pretty Saro is an acoustic roots quartet from Boston, MA, fusing traditional styles, such as bluegrass, old-time, Celtic, with modern ideas from genres including jazz, funk, & Latin music, to create a unique and exciting musical experience. We just released our group's first EP which includes original compositions, as well as original arrangements of traditional tunes. If you would like to book Pretty Saro contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org