Martin, Morell and Fredette -1pm
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Martin, Morell and Fredette are a power trio composed of Boston music veterans Eric Martin, Steve Morell and David Fredette. Their Resumes include membership in The Neats, The Delfuegos, The Titanics, The Oysters, The Upper Crust and The Illyrians. MMF play a mixture of original and classic covers of Rock, Pop Rhythm and Blues. MMR …

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a-townies
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Join us for an afternoon full of jazz, funk, and everything in between! Our core lineup includes Arlington’s own Tino D’Agostino on bass and Shahan Nercessian on guitar and keyboards.  We will feature several talented musicians from the Boston area throughout the course of our set. We will be playing at 31 Avola Street from …

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Joy Factor
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Joy Factor is a contra dance band from Massachusetts featuring Gianna Marzilli Ericson and Jeremy Wilmer on fiddle and Henry Yoshimura on guitar. We play original tunes alongside Celtic, Quebecois, and Old Time repertoire (all with a decidedly New England accent) and feature quite a bit of harmony and twin fiddle in our arrangements. We’ve …

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Red Velvet Slide / Chris Brenne
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Duo playing Prog folk-rock world. Sometimes reinforced by bass. Even sometimeser reinforced by drums/percussion . Mostly ac. Guitar and keyboards, 2 voices tho at times guitar becomes an electric one , depends on setting. Albums by Red Velvet Slide and Chris Brenne available on Apple streaming and Spotify .

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Martin, Morell and Fredette -3pm
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MMR 1p and 3p  and Roger Miller Solo 2p. —Martin, Morell and Fredette are a power trio composed of Boston music veterans Eric Martin, Steve Morell and David Fredette. Their Resumes include membership in The Neats, The Delfuegos, The Titanics, The Oysters, The Upper Crust and The Illyrians. MMF play a mixture of original and …

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The 94s
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The 94s are led by the vocals of Nicole Cuff, and the songwriting of James Cuff, with memorable songs, and poetic, thought-provoking lyrics. They are artists and storytellers performing around the Greater Boston area, and have shared stages and compilations with artists such as The Ghost of Paul Revere, Aubrey Haddard, Beane, Dylan Dunlap and …

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Windshield Cowboys
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The Windshield Cowboys are an original band originally from the Bay Area in California.Now we are located in the Boston. Original songs spanning rock, blues, folk, and bluegrass. Windshield Cowboys are known for creative songwriting and arrangements. The band has made a name for itself over the years sharing the stage with such greats as …

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Antarctica, 60s & 70s Pop Covers
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We’re Antarctica.  We  perform 60s and 70s Pop Covers, with emphasis on the favorites everyone recognizes and loves. We play many local Farmers Markets, Summer Concerts, Fairs, etc.   You can find our videos, songlist, etc., at http://antarcticaband.com.  We can do a 2 hour performance starting at 2PM or 1PM.   [All we need is electricity].   Contact …

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Trophy Husband MA
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  We are Trophy Husband MA, a Progressive Funk band from Boston! We would love to perform on your porch at Arlington Porch Fest, and are happy to provide backline (Guitar and Bass amps, Drum Kit (not including breakables), and potentially even PA speakers). To check us out, take a look at these links: trophyhusbandma.com …

Size: 3-6 performers

Luna and the Carpets
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Luna and the Carpets is the indie-rock duo of Grace Ferguson and Anjali Engstrom.  Grace is based in Arlington MA when she isn’t attending school at Syracuse University where the band performs regularly. Their debut album I Wish Venus Had a Moon was released in 2023 on all streaming platforms. Check out their instragram page …

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Vertigo Trio
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Vertigo Trio Tim Blackman (piano), Doug Toland (drums), Ethan Focht (bass) This Arlington-based group originally formed when three software engineers came together based on their love of the Bill Evans Trio. Since then there have been some changes, but the group still focuses on group improvisation over songs of the Great American Songbook and other …

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Tom Richardson
10

Folk-Americana singer-songwriter Tom Richardson found his way back to music after a long, more traditional career. With a style rooted in the 1970’s music of artists such as James Taylor, John Prine, and Glen Campbell, Tom features acoustic guitar over a modern, folk-country, Americana sound. His warm and expressive voice serenades us with stories of …

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Similar Jones
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    Similar Jones has been wowing audiences for years with a combined sound that’s bigger than their 7 voices. With a heavy focus on blues and rock, influenced by elements of soul, funk, and jazz, this high-energy vocal band uses a powerful rhythm section and bright background vocals to build the foundation for a …

Size: 7+ performers

Gary Goldsmith plus David, William and Daniel Titus
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Please stop by 39 Grafton Street from 2 to 4 pm for something truly unique – an eclectic mix of original songs, good old tunes and sweet harmonies. The band includes well-known local singer and songwriter, Gary Goldsmith, and his fellow ramblers – David, William, and Daniel Titus. With guitar, twin fiddles, mandolin, saxophone, keyboard, …

Size: 3-6 performers

Steve Baggish
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Accompanying himself on guitar, Steve performs familiar pop and folk-rock songs mostly from the 60’s and 70’s, by artists including the Beatles, Van Morrison, Simon and Garfunkel, Carole King, etc. He believes in music as a medium to create connectedness and community, and he heartily welcomes all clapping, humming, and singing along! 

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Elatium
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Elatium is a new 4-piece band based in Haverhill, MA.  We play modern rock with an uplifting vibe.  The band consists of Wayne (vocals), Dan (guitar), Gary (bass) and Jeff (drums).  For more info check us out here: https://www.facebook.com/elatiumband or https://www.youtube.com/@elatiumband

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Iveria: Folk Songs and Hymns from the Republic of Georgia
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Georgian choral singing goes back a thousand years and more. Style, sound and structure vary from region to region and even from valley to valley in the mountains of the Caucasus. Georgia adopted Christianity in the fourth century, and independently developed a polyphonic singing style that was incorporated into the liturgy and taught in singing …

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Slow Train
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Slow Train is All Dylan, All the Time. Our arrangements are funky and high-energy. Americana, Soul, Funk, straight ahead Rock and Roll. Always fun. Always danceable. We mine Dylan’s record and concert catalogues for our material. We make it a point to feature less well know but truly awesome songs and we always play an …

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Robin Yukiko is looking for a porch! (solo artist)
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Robin Yukiko is a singer-songwriter, pianist, and guitarist living in Arlington for the past six years. Their single “(My) Heart’s in Your Bag” recently won Top 5 in the Great American Song Contest’s adult contemporary category. They have performed in venues from coffee shops to Carnegie Hall and would love to join Porchfest! www.robinyukiko.com robin@robinyukiko.com

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Ancient Graffiti
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Ancient Graffiti, an alternative rock band hailing from Boston, unveiled their debut self-titled EP in January 2024. https://ancientgraffiti.hearnow.com Their journey traces back to 2010 when a group of corporate rebels, brought together by their love for bands like Foo Fighters, Bush, and Stone Temple Pilots, formed The Urban Legends and spent a decade rocking covers. …

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After Hours
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We are a senior high school band dedicated to the performing arts. We have individually devoted many hours to improving our musicianship, which shines through in our performances. AHS Madrigal singers and jazz band combine to make music we love! We have had very successful gigs in the past, and are confident that we will …

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Astromutt
33

Incoming Transmission:  Want to reminisce on the good old days of rock music? Join four canine astronauts on their journey as they explore outer space on a musical mission: to get in the pocket and play the tastiest grooves and grittiest riffs anyone has ever heard before. Each member of their Boston-area based crew brings …

Size: 3-6 performers

So Many Knobs!
19

Can you ever really have enough knobs?  This band says no!  Six performers (some with actual talent!) and occasional guests will wow you with an eclectic mix of hits and deep cuts from the past century of American music.  Like rock? Folk? Classic Rock? 90s? Whatever that stuff your dentist’s office plays?  Then you like …

Size: 3-6 performers

Dances from the Middle East and North Africa
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Seyyide and a couple of dancers from her troupe Sarab will present some dances from the Middle East and North Africa, sometimes referred to as Arabic style “belly dance”. With every sinuous movement, they’ll weave together centuries of tradition, rhythm, and cultural expression. There will be a sound system set to play recorded music. We …

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Andy and Brendan and friends
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Andy Waldrop and Brendan Neagle have played porch fest in this driveway before. This year we’ve got some other friends and family members playing with us and are very happy to have Elizabeth Burke joining us from up the street. Diverse folk and Americana acoustic songs. If all goes well, we have six or more …

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Sam Bergquist
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It was twenty five years ago when Boston based singer/songwriter Sam Bergquist released his last collection of solo material, but with his 2023 EP “Wiser Then,” everything  came full circle. A lot happened in between – marriage, teaching career, raising children, paying taxes, but the Boston music veteran returned to the scene  last year with …

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Drop the Mic
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Drop the Mic: A dynamic local cover band that will take you on a nostalgic journey through the ’60s, ’70s, and ’80s. Dave Z.’s powerful vocals lead the charge while Joe, the keyboard maestro, conjures the magic from his vintage Hammond Porta-B. Its Leslie speaker swirls through hits by The Doors, Billy Joel, and Neil …

Size: 3-6 performers

Obscure Notation
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Obscure Notation is a jazz blues fusion quartet that performs music with a focus on ECM and other jazz artists from the 1960s, 70s, 80’s and 90’s as well as original compositions. The group has played together for over five years. Mike Tetreault plays guitar and has a Bachelor’s of Music from Berklee College of …

Size: 3-6 performers

2-Mile Radius
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2-Mile Radius is an Arlington-based good-time classic rock and blues band. Opening act Snow Day, a youthful 90s rock band (based well within our 2-mile radius) will play an opening set at 1:30 and 2MR will start at around 2:00 pm. 2-Mile Radius is:  Ryan Barrett, Bill Jaeger, Ben Moynihan, Andy Pockrose, and Jeff Pyle …

Size: 3-6 performers

The S & D Duo
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The acoustic jazz-centric S & D Duo is one nylon-string guitarist and another guy who plays both upright bass and trombone.  Eclectic repertoire includes classic ’50’s jazz (Monk, Mingus, Golson, Rollins), Great American songbook, bossa nova (Jobim), 60’s pop (Bacharach, Webb, Association) and even some Sondheim.

Size: 1-2 performers

Molly, Will & Carole — plus Brendan!
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Carole Bundy, Molly Ruggles (pianist/arranger) and Will McMillan have been singing together since 2019.  And last year Brendan Shea — a bass player — joined the musical fun. Their repertoire includes standards — such as “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love,” “Moonglow,” and “Try To Remember” as well as original songs — such as …

Size: 3-6 performers

Graveyard of the Atlantic
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Boston’s Graveyard of the Atlantic began in 2014 as a solo outlet for bassist and sometimes-songwriter Dave Debany (American Echoes) but grew up quickly with the addition of guitarist Adam Anderson (The Daily Pravda) in 2017. Drummer David Deitch and Pravda bassist Mike Gonzales joined in early 2018, after which Graveyard of the Atlantic began …

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The Andrew Martin Machine & Jae Verhoosky
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** TWO BANDS, 12 noon – 4pm** 12-2: The Andrew Martin Machine 2-4: Jae Verhoosky and the Black T-Shirts Andrew Martin’s original music is a blend of the classic 60’s guitar rock of Jimi Hendrix and the Beatles, the introspection of 70’s singer-songwriters Randy Newman and Paul Simon, and the shiny 80’s pop of Peter …

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Roger Clark Miller, Solo Guitar
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Roger Clark Miller -guitar/vocals for Mission of Burma, a founding member of Birdsongs of the Messozoic, has played in numerous other bands, and has made many recordings. Currently he leads Trinary System, and performs “Dream Interpretations for Solo Electric Guitar Ensemble”, and pianist for  The Anvil Orchestra, accompanying live music to silent films. Roger has …

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368 Ukulele Ensemble
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We play varied genres, including Folk/Americana, Jug Band Music & Children’s. All acoustic arrangements. We play ukuleles, along with a smattering of other instruments, including mandolin, banjo and the occasional bozouki and violin. We started jamming together in August 2023.  We began as a small group of folks living together at Bay State Cohousing in …

Size: 3-6 performers

Thursday Night Special (2:30-3:45pm)
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Thursday Night Special is a 5-piece band covering blues, soul, country and pop songs ranging from Chris Stapleton to Robert Randolph and Sugarland to Dua Lipa. Featuring Teddy Lombardi and Valerie Geary on vocals, Peter Heffernan on guitar, Rob Hatfield on drums, and Bobby Sansom on bass.

Size: 3-6 performers

Turkey Hill Ragtime Orchestra
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Toe-tapping fun for the whole family! The 10-13 piece Turkey Hill Ragtime Orchestra plays vintage theater orchestra arrangements of ragtime music and popular songs from the 1890’s – 1920’s. Fox-trots, slow drags, two-steps, waltzes, and more! We’ll put a spring in your step and a song in your heart.

Size: 7+ performers

Vortex Jazz
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Clarinetist Todd Brunel and bassist and multi-instrumentalist Scott Samenfeld come together for a powerful jazz and original music project, playing standards from the Great American songbook, modern jazz and other musical genres. They will be joined by different friends including poet Douglas Bishop who will add his incredible poetry to the musical sound scape of …

Size: 3-6 performers

Sugar Road
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A longstanding Massachusetts-based band, is made up of a talented team of creative musicians who have been playing together since 2000. They pride themselves on their technical abilities and musical versatility, breaking boundaries with their high energy sound. Sugar Road plays an eclectic mix of blues, rock, country, and folk covers – songs you don’t …

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Tunefoolery
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Tunefoolery is a music nonprofit with many different acts composed of musicians in mental health recovery. We perform 200+ gigs a year for the mental health community at hospitals, mental health centers, and shelters,  as well as for seniors and the public, bringing hope and inspiration. We are excited for the chance to perform at …

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Nick LaFauci
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I’m a Singer/Songwriter who lived in Arlington for many years. I’ll play a mix of fun covers and hook filled originals. You can find me on YouTube https://youtube.com/@nlfnlf7?si=ONWNrxUT94ihXR-w with over 50 original songs. I love music and people who support music. I’m ready to play. Lol It’s a bit difficult to check which music box …

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softspokenRADICALS
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softspokenRADICALS are an acoustic duo from Maine consisting of life long honkey-tonker Mike Giasson and theater veteran Toby Haber. We’ve been performing together and co-hosting an open mic since the 00s. We like to surprise you with unusual covers of unusual songs and some solid original music. Like blues? we got you covered. Like Americana? …

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Club Mediterranean
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Club Mediterranean is a collective of musicians and friends who regularly get together to play folk music from around the world. The group features accordion, oud, clarinet, violins, doumbek and other percussion. The group has played at local events that support important causes for social justice in addition to local venues like Lilypad Inman, Aeronaut …

Size: 3-6 performers

JATK
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JATK (pronounced “Jack”), the power-pop project from Arlington-based songwriter Matt Jatkola and his circle of collaborators, cranks up an arsenal of hooks and riffs with affecting jolts of guitar-rock reflected through a knack for pop melody. After the release of a number of eclectic singles, the debut full-length album ‘Shut Up And Be The Light’ …

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Prav
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Elevate your hope, appreciate your love, and connect to the divine through the feel-good music of Prav. A local singer songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who throws pop, rhythm and blues, and soul into a blender to lift you up through words of experience and positive energy. Prav is currently in the process of crafting his Debut …

Size: 1-2 performers

Pick Up Your Hat
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Led by Rich Caloggero’s fluid electric guitar playing, Pick Up Your Hat play a mix of classic rock, blues, and country, ranging from Iko-Iko to Sultans of Swing. In the past, the members of Pick Up Your Hat have played in groups like Jackie Damsky and String River, Ethan Rossiter & the Jamberries, Grimace, Nobody …

Size: 3-6 performers

Susan Cattaneo
126

With her powerful voice, captivating melodies and finely-crafted lyrics, Susan Cattaneo is one of Boston’s most respected singer-songwriters. Combining vivid storytelling with a modern songwriter’s spin. Susan’s music blends folk, rock and blues with hint of country. She likes to call it, “New England Americana”. Susan’s latest album, All is Quiet is an acoustic tour …

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PJ Rogue
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PJ Rogue has delighted audiences for over thirty years with his unique combination of eclectic originals and covers.  Over the years, he has opened for such notables as John Gorka, Lui Collins, Cheryl Wheeler, Vance Gilbert, James Kellahan, Fred Small, and David Mallet, among others. A well respected songwriter who draws from everyday life, PJ …

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Dirty Water Brass Band
122

Dirty Water Brass Band, a raucous street band, a staunch contributor to the many grooves that make Boston tick. We bring our movable block party to you, doesn’t matter where. Our style is eclectic, a mix of second line, soul, R&B, Motown, rock, jazz and more. Dirty Water, unplugged and mobile, has a particular penchant …

Size: 7+ performers

Big Cy and The Early Bird Specials!!
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Hi! We’re Big Cy and The Early Bird Specials, an Arlington based band with five people (lead guitar, rhythm guitar, drums, bass and a sound tech). We play a ton of covers including the Beatles, Springsteen, Tom Petty, Bob Seger, The Monkees, Van Halen, Green Day etc. spanning from the 60’s through the late 90s. …

Size: 3-6 performers

Alex Rosiewicz
24

Alex Rosiewicz Alex is an accomplished fingerstyle guitarist and singer playing a wide range of folk, rock, pop, Celtic, instrumental and original music from the US to the British Isles. Alex was born and bred in Ayrshire, Scotland (Robert Burns country) and grew up surrounded by classical and Celtic music.  His first instrument was piano.  …

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School of HONK
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 School of HONK is a radically inclusive brass band and an all ages music school. We blur the lines between practice and performance as well as performer and audience member in order to spread the joy, inspiration and understanding of street band music and culture. We believe music is a social activity and transformative opportunity, …

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Oli Brader
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I’m Oli Brader a Hard Rock/Metal alternative rap artist. I bring high energy music to vibe to. I resonate with a positive message and exciting heavy guitar riffs, with gravelly and melodic vocals. I write about all kinds of subjects from deep vulnerable topics, to self love to having a good old time! I’m influenced …

Size: 1-2 performers

The Saxyderms
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The Saxyderms are a Boston area-based saxophone ensemble that performs music spanning jazz, classical, rock, world and contemporary genres, including arrangements and new music by ensemble members.  The 12-member group is (to our knowledge) New England’s largest non-collegiate saxophone ensemble. It was founded in 2006, with roots in college bands at Brown and Tufts. The …

Size: 7+ performers

Terminal Stereo
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Terminal Stereo, punk rock music for the end of the world. Terminal Stereo is a 4-piece femme-fronted punk band with members from MA and NH, USA. Consisting of singer Sara (they/them or she/her), guitarist Steve (he/him), bassist Pete (he/him), and drummer Dan (he/him), Terminal Stereo writes songs that they consider anthems for these modern times. …

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Rolling Fiddle Train
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Come listen to – or play – fiddle tunes at Porchfest! Jeremy and Gianna will anchor on fiddles, and welcome any additional musicians to join for one tune or several. Think of it as a hosted jam session, with music drawn mostly from contra dance repertoire. We’ll have some sheet music available for folks who …

Size: 7+ performers

Disquiet
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Disquiet is 3 peace band that has been performing since 2009 around Mass, CT, and NY. We are currently working our second album. We play alternative rock and enjoy covering bands such as Pink Floyd,  Muse, Deftones, Duran Duran, Deftones, and etc. Check our Website:  disquietsongs.com . Disquiet’s  drummer lives in Arlington and he would …

Size: 3-6 performers

Steve Gintz plays 2 sets (kids music / 60s-current)
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Steve Gintz is a music therapist and professional musician who runs music and movement groups with older adults. This time, though, he’ll be gearing it toward, ya know…younger folks. Come join for a couple sets… Set 1: Stuff for younger kiddos. A bunch of Caspar Babypants, They Might Be Giants, TSwift, Harry Styles, JT, John …

Size: 1-2 performers

Ruby Golden Tiger
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Ruby Golden Tiger (Ruby Adams) is a 12-year old electric bassist from Needham, Massachusetts, who was recently featured in the Boston Globe and NBC Boston. At age 7, she begged her Dad to play his electric bass and quickly became an accomplished musician. Ruby has many musical influences, including Stevie Wonder, Kool and the Gang, …

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The Night Gardeners
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We are just some buddies who love to play music and love to garden (sometimes at night). Chris on drums, Billy on guitar/vocals, & Gemma on guitar/fiddle/vocals. Our set of covers will have a fairly wide range of indie folk (e.g. the Decemberists) to indie pop (e.g. Beach Bunny)  to a couple more punky (e.g. …

Size: 3-6 performers

On Tuesday
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On Tuesday met in a guitar class about a year and a half ago (thanks ACE!), and they’ve been enjoying making music together on Tuesdays ever since. They’ve expanded their instrumentation to include bass, ukelele, banjo, and harmonica, as well as a variety of vocal styles. On Tuesday plays classic favorites from musicians like The …

Size: 3-6 performers

The Rough Ashlars
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“The Rough Ashlars” play experimental music with modular synthesizers, guitar, and other analog and digital computers. You may or may not like it. Jonathan Hindmarsh provides musical underscore for several Masonic lodges in Massachusetts. He played a Bob Moog designed Theremin in The Lothars and a Roland SH-101 in the band ChoExperiment in the late …

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The Fuzz Brothers
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The Fuzz Brothers play a mix of great rock and roll covers from the 60s (e.g. the Beatles, The Who and Stones), 70s (e.g. Bowie and Neil Young), 80s (e.g. REM, Lemonheads, and Elvis Costello) – as well as original Fuzz Brothers classics! Come spend some time with the Fuzz Brothers and have a drink …

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The Tomtens
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Our band consists of Brian (he is songwriter, singer, acoustic guitar player) and Stirling (she plays electric bass and does back-up vocals).  We play all originals.  Our songs are mainly folk but some have more of a rock vibe.   We are part of a larger band called Second Son.  You can hear music from our …

Size: 1-2 performers

The Magic City
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For those with a life soundtracked by music, there are specific formative moments that help shape the years that follow. Growing up, it’s often the records a family member provides for us at a young age that creates a startling, yet exciting, gateway into an enchanting aural world. As a teenager, it’s the records that …

Size: 3-6 performers

“Mickey’s Strings” (Ellery Klein Studio’s Adv. Fiddle Group)
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Mickey’s Fiddles is a student group made up of the most advanced performers from the studio of Ellery Klein, a fiddle and violin teacher working in Medford and Belmont, MA. Marie, Will, Vega, Zimora, Annabelle, Aviana, Elana, Charis and Clover work with Ellery to arrange a mix of Irish, Scottish, American and Swedish tunes, using …

Size: 9 fiddlers

Trifecta
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Trifecta is a trio of vocalists covering songs from the past 60 years. In particular, we do songs with great three-part harmonies from artists like The Mamas & The Papas, Simon & Garfunkel, Brandi Carlisle, The Indigo Girls, and The Wailin’ Jennys. Led by Paul Rodriguez on guitar and vocals (The Paul Rodriguez Band), the …

Size: 3-6 performers

Surfhenge
35

Surfhenge plays 1960s surf classics like “Pipeline,” “Wipeout,” “Hawaii 5-0,” and “Rumble,” as well as more modern surf tunes by groups such as the Blue Stingrays and the Surfrajettes. It’s a family-friendly, danceable setlist of classic tunes that creates a laidback, retro beach vibe everyone loves. Check us out at surfhenge.com!

Size: 3-6 performers

The Messarounds (4:00-5:15pm)
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The Messarounds are a six piece rock, soul, funk, and blues band covering classic hits from the 50s, 60s, 70s and through today, including: The Beatles, Stevie Wonder, Stevie Ray Vaughan, The Black Crowes, Elvis Presley, Elvis Costello, Jerry Lee Lewis, The Allman Brothers, and more. Come get your dance on! Featuring Jim Laughlin on …

Size: 3-6 performers

UNRESOLVED
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Meet UNRESOLVED, a four-piece group of seasoned local musicians who have decades of experience and enjoy performing. Their electrifying sound blends Jazz Funk with Rock influences, creating an unforgettable musical experience. Dave, the band’s lead guitarist, channels soulful riffs that resonate with audiences. Joe, master of the vintage Hammond Porta-B (complete with Leslie), adds layers …

Size: 3-6 performers

Pretty Rotten
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Pretty Rotten is a 3 piece Rock/Alt/Psych band based in Massachusetts. Bringing an abundance of energy and good intention to their performances. Drawing on universal forces to create massive soundscapes. Pretty Rotten explores the depths of perception and consciousness throughout their sound. Comprised of: Ben Ayer – Bass & Vocals  Alex Bergeron – Vocals & Drums Scott …

Size: 3-6 performers

The Emotional Rollercoasters
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The Emotional Rollercoasters are Dave, Jarrod and Paul, Boston natives who have been making music for years! A Garage Punk/Rock band, The Emotional Rollercoasters bring dynamic new works and reimagined classics! Last seen earlier this year at O’Brien’s Pub in Allston, The ‘Coasters are ready to rock Arlington Porch Fest!

Size: 3-6 performers

Panayota’s Music Garden (Jazz, Beatles, and more)
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Vocalist Panayota Haloulakou and the young multi-instrumentalist Hector Kordis are hosting a blissful musical gathering with Panayota’s voice students and many guests!!! Panayota – voice & organizer // Hector – guitar, keys, drums (possibly electric bass too) // Guests’ names will be announced at the event. Join us for an afternoon of amazing music from …

Size: Core of 2 people plus several guests

Our Neighbors Will Be Thrilled
52

With the electronics finally dried out from last summer, ONWBT return with a cheeky grin, a glint in the eye and a sizzling repertoire that totters giddily on the precipice of Classic Rock and 90s Nostalgia – with a few extraordinary renditions of contemporary hits thrown in to get even the most stubborn teenager SCREAMING …

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Linda Marks, Singer-Songwriter
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Linda Marks is a multi-award winning Boston-based singer- songwriter, a healer at heart, and emotional alchemist whose music gracefully uplifts the spirit and transforms sorrow into gold. Her music offers a full genre buffet, anchored in contemporary folk, with elements of jazz, gospel, Latin, pop, blues, and Broadway. Audiences will be treated to poignant, timely …

Size: 1-2 performers

Verona Downs
77

Glimpse of the brilliance that’ll be heard on this Boston band’s upcoming concept album, “Family Bed”. Influenced by the fluid sounds of today’s underground, while staying rooted in the song-based visions of Elliott Smith, Neil Finn, or Grant Lee Buffalo, Verona’s rewarding songs linger on long after the listening experience is over. “Leisurely strummed guitars, …

Size: 3-6 performers

Willie T & Doctor X
28

Willie T & Doctor X are a dynamic, Boston-based singer/songwriter duo, performing mostly original acoustic roots-rock/folk/blues (aka Americana).  Long-time veterans of the Boston music scene, their music evokes an overall 1970s roots-rock feel, delivered with an authenticity that comes from growing up with that sound as teenagers and performing it themselves ever since.  Acoustic music …

Size: 1-2 performers

Fly By Brass Band
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We are a 15 piece brass-band out of the greater Boston Area who enjoys playing interesting and approachable music. Born of the local HONK scene we focus on bringing live horn harmonies to the people. Our tastes are eclectic, performing everything from second-line inspired jazz to upbeat rock. The main theme is: “Does this make us …

Size: 7+ performers

Crafts for Teosinte
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Purchase beautiful and unique bags, placemats and much more while also providing vital income to the Teosinte women’s sewing cooperative, their partners, the “Asociacion Maya” women’s weaving cooperative in Guatemala & and to the community of Teosinte, El Salvador, Arlington's Sister City for 25 years. Fabric is hand woven and crafts are fair-trade (100% of …

Es Vintage Rehab
36

E’s Vintage Rehab grew from a passion of transforming well worn vintage and antique furniture into unique focal points of a home that can withstand a second lifetime of love and use. In my previous life as a physical therapist I enjoyed learning how people are “constructed” and “repaired”. I now apply that passion of …

Liz Buchanan; Edie Allen
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Liz Buchanan’s collage art is filled with vibrant colors and themes reflecting the beauty in nature. Liz creates flowered canvases as well as notecards and other smaller pieces. Every name is special with Edie Allen’s Alphabet Animals custom name signs and initials. Check out the website at www.alphabetanimals.com to learn more.

Alisa Grace Art
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Alisa Grace’s paintings are colorful, exuberant pieces that feel at once both soothing and celebratory.  Her “Homes” series is an intimate combination of abstract art and mixed media, celebrating people in our lives.  Whether you commission a piece or buy something she has already created, her pieces are bound to bring joy to your home.alisagraceart.com