| Mar 22, 2012
| 6:00 AM
This week, there are a few well known-folkies passing through town. Let there gentle acoustic guitar strumming soothe you into spring.
Ben Taylor: The Quck Center, Fairfield University, 1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield. Sat., March 24, 6:30 p.m. $50....
| Apr 17, 2012
| 3:15 PM
The Lumineers are a Denver-based acoustic folk trio, composed of two guys and a girl, who are inspired by the likes of Neil Young and James Taylor. The band was started by Westley Schutlz and his friend Jer Fraites following the death of Schultz's...
| May 9, 2012
| 12:00 PM
There's a bunch of great stuff happening this week at Fairfield Theatre Company's StageOne this week. Here are some highlights:
Thursday: Steve Kimock, Bernie Worrell, Wally Ingram & Reed Mathis. Worrell played keys for The Talking Heads and...
| May 14, 2012
| 11:43 AM
1) Fairfield Theatre Company
It's no surprise that the Fairfield Theatre's StageOne was voted the best place to see a live concert. It's intimate. It's got fantastic sound. It's comfortable. It attracts killer acts. It's a tightly run ship. And according...
| Jun 21, 2012
They started out playing the streets of New Orleans' French Quarter in 1983. Now they're a worldwide touring institution. Rebirth Brass Band combines traditional brass band sounds with a more modern, heavy and funky groove. They call it "junk music," a...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 7:59 AM
New York City, not the sanitized, post-Giuliani one-percenter playground but its grittier, darker 1970s precursor, is on the minds of a lot of people these days, from Vanity Fair writer James Wolcott, whose memoir Lucking Out: My Life Getting Down and...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Dan Hicks has been combining swing, folk, jazz and a dry sense of humor since the 1960s to create a genre and style all his own. On Wednesday night, Hicks and his Hot Licks will be performing their Christmas show, "Holidaze in Hicksville", to Fairfielders...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 9:00 AM
Sometimes we like to go out on the town and do stuff. Like, go see live music and such. And if we were, hypothetically-speaking, planning on attending some events, these might be some of the places you'd find us:
Thursday, Dec. 15: Lettuce at...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 12:00 PM
John Mayall has a knack for finding talented bandmates. Possibly the best knack of all time. For his Bluesbreakers, he once recruited Eric Clapton to play guitar. And Mick Fleetwood. And Mick Taylor. His newest find is a guy named Rocky Athas. Tickets are...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 7:55 AM
84 Park, 84 West Park Place, Stamford, 84park.com. (203) 973-0300. DJ Toro.
Beach House Café, 220 Sound Beach Ave., Greenwich, (203) 637-0637, beachousecafe.com. Dark. It's a band. 10 p.m.
The Black Duck, 605 Riverside Ave., Westport, (203) 227-7978,...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 7:00 AM
Deep Banana Blackout members have been the local kings (and queen) of funk since 1995. Though they don't play out as often as they used to, they still bring it when they do. They're booked for two nights at the Fairfield Theatre's StageOne, on the eve...