Summer Music to Beat the Band
Text by Abigail Jones & Christina Galt Take advantage of the last month of the summer and the countless opportunities to catch some live music. What is it about the sultry days of summer that encourages a firm embrace of music? Every year, there is hype and anticipation as the Song of the Summer is announced by several outlets. Memories of concerts, bands, symphonies, buskers and chamber ensembles make up a collective sentimentality of summers that have come before. Whether your preference leans toward jazz, classical, Rock ‘n Roll, Bluegrass, folk or something yet to be defined, there are a surprising number of options available this summer. Check out the impressive list of local as well as national artists that will be playing to an audience that could include you. Beach Road Music Festival Beach Road Music Festival When: Friday, August 26th through Sunday August 28th Where: Veterans Memorial Park, 10 Causeway Road, Vineyard Haven Performances: BECK WILCO THE AVETT BROTHERS KHRUANGBIN JASON ISBELL AND THE 400 UNIT LORD HURON BILLY STRINGS EMMYLOU HARRIS LUCINDA WILLIAMS CAAMP MT. JOY GUSTER DAWES JULIEN BAKER LETTUCE For ticket and more visit, beachroadweekend.com Bart Weisman, Provincetown Jazz Festival Provincetown Jazz Festival When: Monday, August 8th Where: Cotuit Center for the Arts, 4404 Falmouth Road, Cotuit Performances: LEALA CYR & CAMERON SHAVE When: Tuesday August 16th Where: Provincetown Art Association and Museum (PAAM), 406 Commercial Street, Provincetown Performances: CHUCK REDD & BEN COLLINS-SIEGEL For tickets and more visit, provincetownjazzfestival.org The Music Room When: Thursday, August 4th through Sunday August 28th The Music Room Where: The Music Room, 541 Main Street, Yarmouth Performances: WILL DAILEY & SPECIAL GUEST, BROOKE ANNIBALE LOUIE BELLO FROM A TO BEATLES ANN HAMPTON CALLAWAY THE DELTA GENERATORS THE NERVOUS EATERS THE WOLFF SISTERS PROFESSOR LOUIE & THE CROWMATIX PRESENT THE MUSIC OF THE…
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