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C—Spotlight—Klezmer

The Wholesale Klezmer Band in Portsmouth

The Wholesale Klezmer Band in Portsmouth

Common Fence Music presents The Wholesale Klezmer Band with acapella quartet Sync or Swim opening, this Saturday. Established in 1982, The Wholesale Klezmer Band performs in Yiddish and Loshn Koydesh: Ashkenazic Hebrew. Translations, stories, explanations, humor, visual aids, and the universal language of dance make the music accessible to an English speaking audience. Wholesale Klezmer’s

Red Eye Flight Nov 29 Common Fence Music, 933 Anthony Rd. Portsmouth

Red Eye Flight’s Thanksgiving Get-Together

Red Eye Flight is Kelly Cleveland, Derek Escher, Tim Murphy, Ken Taylor and Rand Torman. The band was formed in Rhode Island in 2005 and features an original sound influenced by alternative country, Americana and folk-rock. Red Eye Flight’s live shows are noted for superb vocals and harmonies, strong organic rhythms, interesting musical interplay and

Bessie Bessin and Will Houlihan perform with Haunt the House. Photo by Jim McGaw.

Plenty of fine folk(s) at local music showcase in Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH — Bob Kendall always wanted to play at Common Fence Music, and he finally got his chance Saturday night. “Listen to how quiet it is,” said Mr. Kendall between songs at the fourth annual Horn of Plenty event. “It’s nice to play for people who really listen. We don’t get that at the clubs.” Music-lovers

Rod Picott, November 8, 2014 Common Fence Music, 933 anthony Rd. Portsmouth

Rod Picott in Portsmouth

Common Fence Music presents Rod Picott, masterful songwriter and soulful singer, this Saturday night. The son of a welder from rural New England, Rod Picott is acknowledged by his songwriting peers as a keen observer of the contemporary human predicament, and a fine craftsman. Slaid Cleaves, Ray Wylie Hubbard and Fred Eagelsmith have recorded Rod

Seth Glier, Nov 1, Common Fence Music 933 Anthony Road, Portsmouth

Grammy Award nominee Seth Glier at Common Fence Music

Though only 23 years old, Massachusetts-based singer/songwriter/pianist/guitarist Seth Glier is a seasoned troubadour and has quickly become known for his passionate live sets. The incredible acclaim on his sophomore record, The Next Right Thing, led to a # single and Grammy nomination. WHERE: Common Fence Music Hall, 933 Anthony Road, Portsmouth WHEN: 8 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 1

annalivia, common fence music oct 11 2014   933 anthony rd, portsmouth

Acoustic folk string band Annalivia at Common Fence Music

Annalivia is an American “roots and branches” string-band which draws from traditional and contemporary musical elements to create an original brand of new acoustic folk music. The members of Annalivia – Liz Simmons, Flynn Cohen, and Lissa Schneckenburger – are all masterful players and have long histories with traditional music, ranging from bluegrass to Irish,

C—Spotlight—Gillis

Ariana Gillis in Portsmouth

Common Fence Music presents Ariana Gillis, Canadian singer/songwriter, this Saturday. Gillis has already distinguised herself as an artist of the highest calling and potential, known for her provocative imagination and brutal honesty. She delivers her original song stories, crafted with the focused intelligence of a born poet, in a warm and compelling alto voice. WHERE:

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