Feb 102017
 
Ethos Percussion workshop at Key West High School

The unique and inspired Ethos Percussion Group will visit Key West for an Impromptu Concert performance at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 12, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 401 Duval St. On Monday, February 13, Ethos Percussion Group will present an Outreach Program at Key West High School. This program will consist of demonstrations of the more exotic percussion instruments the group plays along with a question & answer period. This program is free and open to the entire community. It will take place at [continue reading…]

 February 10, 2017  Posted by at 12:47 am Issue #205, Music No Responses »
Feb 102017
 
Key West Art & Historical Society’s Music at Martello Continues with the 2nd Annual Key West Food Truck Festival

What could be better than a day-long concert in a field by the sea, complete with a bevy of food trucks for the choosing? On Saturday, February 18 from 12pm-9pm, Key West Art & Historical Society’s “Music at Martello” program presents the 2nd Annual Key West Food Truck Festival, an event that will transform the Fort East Martello parade grounds into a family-friendly musical feast with the tasty delights of Key West’s top-notch food trucks and the grooving tunes of local and international acts. “It’s [continue reading…]

 February 10, 2017  Posted by at 12:26 am Issue #205, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Feb 032017
 
Mystery Dinner Theatre Cabaret and More

Go to www.mixdeity.com for Full Calendar of Events and Tickets The “Jazz Age Retrospectacular” is an event series that takes a fun and youthful look at Key West’s history and culture through the lens of America’s most iconic musical era, the Jazz Age (1920’s-1950’s). Our goal is to educate and inspire audiences of all ages through a variety of interactive music performances and events that showcase the era’s music and culture, as well as the Florida Keys history and regional influence. Our interactive events include: [continue reading…]

 February 3, 2017  Posted by at 12:44 am Issue #204, Music, Theater, What To Do No Responses »
Feb 032017
 
Motown Party Kicks Off Key West Art & Historical Society’s Music at Martello Season

Motown and music lovers will delight in the Music at Martello program kicking off on Saturday, February 11 at 3:00 pm at the historic Fort East Martello with the legendary Myles Savage and his star-studded cast who make way to Key West during their “Motown Party Farewell Tour” for a three-hour performance that will groove and move fans of all ages. “It’s a last chance to connect with some of the members left from these great American icon groups,” says Myles Savage, the lead vocalist [continue reading…]

 February 3, 2017  Posted by at 12:26 am Issue #204, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Feb 032017
 
Southernmost Magnolia at B.O.'s Fish Wagon Thursdays

Southernmost Magnolia, the Key West version of the renowned New England band Magnolia, plays a unique blend of Cajun, country, and bluegrass music. Led by singer and guitarist Maggie Moniz, with local fixtures Steve Gibson on mandolin and Cindy Jefferson on bass, and world-famous Chuck Sherman on pedal steel, they play good time music sure to get your head boppin’, your toes tappin’, and your feet movin’. They will be making sure everyone can let the good times roll at B.O.’s Fish Wagon every Thursday [continue reading…]

 February 3, 2017  Posted by at 12:24 am Issue #204, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Feb 032017
 
The Loons at Mellow Cafe and Gastropub

The Loons are a couple of, well, loons, who believe in the magic of music, who believe that music is meant to be enjoyed for the way it can move the hearts, spirits, and thoughts of those who hear it – not just sell drinks and food. The fun they have performing transfers to the audience, and a good time is had by all. Unusual instrumentation including mandolin, ukulele, and dulcimer, even conch, kazoo, and xylophone, provides settings for their soprano and baritone voices. This [continue reading…]

 February 3, 2017  Posted by at 12:22 am Issue #204, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 272017
 
Classical Sundays with Joe Hydro

Vals des Loges by Roland Dyens There will be live classical and Spanish guitar music every Sunday from 11am to 2pm at Key West Bite. (920 Caroline St. in old town) It’s a new local friendly spot and a great place to have brunch, drinks, or just enjoy the music on the outdoor patio. Joe Hydro borrows tunes from all around the world, from the 1700s to contemporary music, from classical to jazz, old Brazilian and French music, there’s a bit of everything, but all [continue reading…]

 January 27, 2017  Posted by at 12:18 am Issue #203, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 272017
 
Hog's Breath Entertainment

Nashville singer-song writers Chris Gelbuda and Daphne Willis Premiere at the Hog’s Breath Chris Gelbuda and Daphne Willis take the Hog’s Breath’s mid-shift, 5:30 – 9:30 pm, Jan. 30 – Feb. 5. Gelbuda has written songs with a long list of Nashville’s top writers, including Jeffrey Steele, Paul Monk, and Kylie Sackley to name only a few. Willis has Chicago roots and Texas ties, but went to Nashville to record her first album. She recently released her third album, Inside Out. JW Jones Band, Canada’s [continue reading…]

 January 27, 2017  Posted by at 12:00 am Issue #203, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 202017
 
Ashu Plays Impromptu Concert on Jan. 29

Solo saxophonist Ashu gives Impromptu Concert performance at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church on Jan. 29 Highly-regarded saxophone master Ashu, aka Ashu Kejariwal, will give his first Key West performance at an Impromptu Concert, at 4 p.m. Jan. 29 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 401 Duval St. He’ll be accompanied by pianist Winston Choi. Ashu has been demonstrating to his audiences for some time that the saxophone can excel in classical concert music. “It’s really an incredible instrument,” Ashu has said. “It can play with such [continue reading…]

 January 20, 2017  Posted by at 12:11 am Issue #202, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 202017
 
John Hiatt at the Key West Theater

  Rams Head Promotions and Key West Theater announce John Hiatt on March 20th. Tickets on sale Wednesday, January 18th at 12 p.m. In April, the folk collective led by Scott and Seth Avett will launch their 2016 Spring Tour, making a stop in Baltimore at Pier Six Pavilion on June 3 & 4. The band will be releasing Live, Vol. Four, recorded during their 2014-2015 New Year’s Eve concert in Raleigh, NC, as a CD / DVD on December 18, 2015. The Avett Brothers’ [continue reading…]

 January 20, 2017  Posted by at 12:10 am Issue #202, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 202017
 
Southernmost Magnolia at B.O.'s Fish Wagon Thursdays

Southernmost Magnolia, the Key West version of the renowned New England band Magnolia, plays a unique blend of Cajun, country, and bluegrass music. Led by singer and guitarist Maggie Moniz, with local fixtures Steve Gibson on mandolin and Cindy Jefferson on bass, and world-famous Chuck Sherman on pedal steel, they play good time music sure to get your head boppin’, your toes tappin’, and your feet movin’. They will be making sure everyone can let the good times roll at B.O.’s Fish Wagon every Thursday [continue reading…]

 January 20, 2017  Posted by at 12:06 am Issue #202, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 202017
 
Hog's Breath Entertainment

Atlanta’s Mike Veal Band At the Hog’s Breath Saloon The Mike Veal Band, Atlanta’s favorite party band brings its energy and excitement to the Hog’s Breath Saloon, 400 Front St., Jan. 23 – 29, rocking the night stage from 5:30 – 9:30 pm. The band plays a hot combination of blues, rock, and funk. Diverse musical backgrounds and regional influences color each member’s contribution to the tight sound for which the band is admired. Atlanta partiers and club patrons throughout the Southeast know the band [continue reading…]

 January 20, 2017  Posted by at 12:04 am Issue #202, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 132017
 
Southernmost Magnolia at B.O.'s Fish Wagon Thursdays

Southernmost Magnolia, the Key West version of the renowned New England band Magnolia, plays a unique blend of Cajun, country, and bluegrass music. Led by singer and guitarist Maggie Moniz, with local fixtures Steve Gibson on mandolin and Cindy Jefferson on bass, and world-famous Chuck Sherman on pedal steel, they play good time music sure to get your head boppin’, your toes tappin’, and your feet movin’. They will be making sure everyone can let the good times roll at B.O.’s Fish Wagon every Thursday [continue reading…]

 January 13, 2017  Posted by at 12:06 am Issue #201, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 132017
 
Hog's Breath Entertainment

West Texas Singer-Songwriter Cliff Cody Plays the Hog’s Breath Saloon West Texas singer-songwriter Cliff Cody plays the Hog’s Breath Saloon, 400 Front St., mid-shift gig – 5:30 – 9:30 p.m. Jan. 16 – 22. “Chasin Whiskey,” Cody’s first recorded cut was recognized as a highlight of Julie Roberts’ album “Men and Mascara” by Rolling Stone Magazine. Since first playing the Key West Songwriters Festival, Cody has become a favorite and regular performer in the Keys. His soulful voice and story telling style of writing has [continue reading…]

 January 13, 2017  Posted by at 12:04 am Issue #201, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 062017
 
The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band Hits Key West Theater this Friday

This Friday January 6, 2017 Rams Head Promotions presents The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band at Key West Theater, 512 Eaton Street. Never one for sitting idle, The Reverend (Josh) Peyton has kicked off the new year the way he finished 2016, in a flurry of activity. They are fresh off of a US tour with old pals The Supersuckers and Jesse Dutton which featured dozens of shows across the country, just as dates for an extended European tour are starting to be announced for [continue reading…]

 January 6, 2017  Posted by at 12:28 am Issue #200, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 062017
 
The Loons at Mellow Cafe and GastroPub

The Loons are a couple of, well, loons, who believe in the magic of music, who believe that music is meant to be enjoyed for the way it can move the hearts, spirits, and thoughts of those who hear it – not just sell drinks and food. The fun they have performing transfers to the audience, and a good time is had by all. Unusual instrumentation including mandolin, ukulele, and dulcimer, even conch, kazoo, and xylophone, provides settings for their soprano and baritone voices. This [continue reading…]

 January 6, 2017  Posted by at 12:18 am Issue #200, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 062017
 
Canadian Brass Impromptu Concert Performance at St. Paul's Episcopal Church on Jan. 15

The world-famous Canadian Brass music ensemble will thrill their Key West audience with a program including everything from Bernstein to Bach, to the Beatles, at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 15, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 401 Duval St. “I was down in Key West on an amazing vacation with my wife,” said the well-known quintet’s French horn player Bernhard Scully. “It was a truly amazing stay. I love Key West, and I’m looking forward to playing there.” The Canadian Brass has been around since 1970. [continue reading…]

 January 6, 2017  Posted by at 12:16 am Issue #200, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 062017
 
The Heavy Pets Live at The Green Parrot!

The Heavy Pets are on tour and will be returning to The Green Parrot for two dates – January 6th and 7th. We hope you can add this event to your online listings/calendar and cover it in a pre or post show article, blurb or review. If you would like to conduct an interview or host a ticket giveaway, I would be happy to put you in touch with the band or offer you tickets. The Heavy Pets are an American rock band that blends [continue reading…]

 January 6, 2017  Posted by at 12:12 am Issue #200, Issue #209, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 062017
 
Southernmost Magnolia at B.O.'s Fish Wagon Thursdays

Southernmost Magnolia, the Key West version of the renowned New England band Magnolia, plays a unique blend of Cajun, country, and bluegrass music. Led by singer and guitarist Maggie Moniz, with local fixtures Steve Gibson on mandolin and Cindy Jefferson on bass, and world-famous Chuck Sherman on pedal steel, they play good time music sure to get your head boppin’, your toes tappin’, and your feet movin’. They will be making sure everyone can let the good times roll at B.O.’s Fish Wagon every Thursday [continue reading…]

 January 6, 2017  Posted by at 12:10 am Issue #200, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Jan 062017
 
Hog's Breath Entertainment

Jack Seemiller At the Hog’s Breath Saloon The Zack Seemiller will play the Hog’s Breath Saloon, 400 Front St., Jan. 9, 1 – 5 pm. Zack was the lead singer with the Groove Yard Band, a popular local band that broke up in the early 2000s. Zack, who has a voice that reminds many of a young Bob Dylan, said his music is a mixture of folk and rock and, along with his original songs, he draws off an eclectic list of rock ‘n’ roll. [continue reading…]

 January 6, 2017  Posted by at 12:08 am Issue #200, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Dec 302016
 
Southernmost Magnolia at B.O.'s Fish Wagon Thursdays

Southernmost Magnolia, the Key West version of the renowned New England band Magnolia, plays a unique blend of Cajun, country, and bluegrass music. Led by singer and guitarist Maggie Moniz, with local fixtures Steve Gibson on mandolin and Cindy Jefferson on bass, and world-famous Chuck Sherman on pedal steel, they play good time music sure to get your head boppin’, your toes tappin’, and your feet movin’. They will be making sure everyone can let the good times roll at B.O.’s Fish Wagon every Thursday [continue reading…]

 December 30, 2016  Posted by at 12:14 am Issue #199, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Dec 302016
 
Music Together in the Keys’ 10-Week WINTER Term

Music for newborns, infants, toddlers & families Music Together in the Keys’ 10-week WINTER term begins Jan. 3, with all new CDs, books and activities. The international, science-based program offers family fun for newborns through 4-year-olds and the adults who love them. Trained, registered Music Together educators teach sophisticated musical concepts with play, sparking amazing development in young brains. Classes meet weekly, on Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday, in the cheerful Fellowship Room of the Church of Christ, 1700 Von Phister St. Registration is now open [continue reading…]

 December 30, 2016  Posted by at 12:12 am Issue #199, Music, What To Do No Responses »
Dec 302016
 
Hog's Breath Entertainment

Joel Nelson Plays the Hog’s Breath Saloon Local troubadour Joel Nelson plays the at the Hog’s Breath Saloon outdoor stage Jan. 3 – 5, from 1 – 5 p.m. Nelson has been a popular afternoon entertainer at the Hog’s Breath for some time now, so stop by and see why he helps fill the restaurant and bar during the luncheon afternoons. Dennis McCaughey Plays the Hog’s Breath Saloon Dennis McCaughey, lead vocals, rhythm guitar and harmonica for the trop-rock band Tropical Soul, will play the [continue reading…]

 December 30, 2016  Posted by at 12:00 am Issue #199, Music, What To Do No Responses »