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September 2013 Archives

SAMW 2013 a rousing success!

This years SAMW was amazing!  Thank you to all of our instructors, staff and participants who made it an unforgettable 2 weeks.   We are already gearing up for our WAMW (Winter Acoustic Music Weekend),  February 28-March 2, 2014.   Keep an eye on the SAMW site for more announcements to come!



September Programming Highlights

-Live @ WUMB

9/12  Mark Erelli  2pm

9/18  Laura Veirs  4pm

9/19  Alastair Mook  2pm

9/25  Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion  4pm

9/27  Patty Larkin   TBD
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Summer Leaving

I just LOVE summer nights.  Love, love, love them.  Not sticky humid 90 degrees at 9pm.  Yet warm enough, with just the right amount of comfortable cool to be a welcome relief from flypaper-joke conditions of the day.    There is something so liberating about a warm night.  We usually shut down at night.  But when it’s warm enough to wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothes at dark, it’s like the evening whispering in your ear, “go ahead—play a little longer…dance outside to some music…smile a little longer.”  Read More…

England with Dave

It seems to me that we are only beginning to harness the true power of the internet, that being the ability to make massive volumes of content easily available to one and all. A new Folk Music related resources has recently come online and I’d like to highlight that as well as a couple of other projects that may be of interest. Read More…

September Member News

WUMB Member Concerts

Hope you had a wonderful Summer! As we get busy for the Fall Season, don’t forget to take advantage of the Member benefits that we have for you. One of our most popular benefits is the Member Concerts that we hold throughout the year.

Just this year alone we’ve had concerts from such artists as Catie Curtis, Stray Birds, and Eric Andersen. We even have a concert with Pegi Young this month on September 11 at Johnny D’s in Somerville, MA.

Members get free admission with a guest(s) (call or email to reserve a ticket).

For more information, visit our website at http://wumb.org/members/memberconcert.php. Read More…

Dylan Dylan Dylan

The late 60’s and early 70’s proved to be a fascinating time for the music of Bob Dylan.  After releasing the masterpieces in the 60’s, Dylan dropped one that still has people scratching their head…the sometimes entertaining, sometimes confusing Self Portrait.  Read More…