Tag Archives: Sandywoods

C—Spotlight—Laureanno

Open mic with Mike Laureanno

Open mic with Mike Laureanno

On the first Tuesday of every month, from 7 pm to 10 pm, an open mic is held at Sandywoods. All musicians, performers, and spoken word artists are welcome to take the stage. October’s featured performer will be singer-songwriter Mike Laureanno. Mike’s songs have been accused of passing the whistle test with direct honesty. His

C—Spotlight—Vance

Vance Gilbert at Sandywoods

With ten critically acclaimed albums, Vance Gilbert continues to refine his unlikely union of humor, virtuosity, and the unexpected. Whether with classic, original songwriting or ageless interpretations of covers, his is a presentation steeped in deep humanism and bravery, stunning artistry and soul, and contagious, unbridled joy. Vance is now on tour with his brand

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Harp guitarist Stephen Bennett in Tiverton

Stephen Bennett is an extraordinary musician, an acknowledged master of the harp guitar, a gifted teacher and composer, and a performer of astounding sensitivity. Hearing Stephen caressing his great-grandfather’s harp guitar, sliding on his old National resonator guitar, or doing fingerstyle acrobatics on a standard six-string guitar, it becomes obvious why he is one of

C—Spotlight—McQuaid

Sarah McQuaid performing in Tiverton

A captivating performer, rising star Sarah McQuaid seduces her audience with cheeky banter and stories from the road, as well as with stunning musicianship; she spans the genres with both her beautifully crafted originals and her interpretations of material from around the globe and down the centuries. WHERE: Sandywoods, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton WHEN: Sunday, Sept.

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Hiroya Tsukamoto at Sandywoods

Hiroya Tsukamoto is a composer, guitarist and singer from Kyoto, Japan. His music combines American folk music with Japanese melodic elements. He has released four albums and played such venues as the Blue Note in New York, Lowell Folk Festival, and the New Bedford Folk Festival. WHERE: Sandywoods, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 13;

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Red Eye Flight with Bob Kendall at Sandywoods

At its core, Red Eye Flight’s sound rises up out of strong vocal harmonies set against electric and acoustic instrumentation to create soundscapes that evoke this country, from Western highways to the open ocean. Bob Kendall is a singer/songwriter living on Aquidneck Island, RI. In June 2014 Bob released his latest record, aptly titled “Bob

C—Spotlight—Chapin

Jen Chapin Trio with John Fuzek, at Sandywoods

Acclaimed New York City singer-songwriter Jen Chapin brings her Reckoning Tour to Sandywoods. Jen will be accompanied by her virtuosic Grammy-nominated acoustic bassist/husband Stephan Crump, and Jamie Fox on guitar. John Fuzek is a Rhode Island-based, award-winning singer-songwriter-guitarist who has been performing throughout the Northeast and other parts of the U.S. for over 25 years.

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