Come on down to The Marketplace for Open Mic Thursdays hosted by Alan Simcoe! Sign ups begin at 6 PM and performances are from 7-9 PM. All styles welcome!
Stemming from the Lomax Project, Jayme Stone’s Folklife treats old field recordings not as time capsules, but as heirloom seeds passed down from a bygone generation. Planting these sturdy seeds in modern soil, this versatile gathering of musicians has cultivated vibrant Sea Island spirituals, Creole calypsos, and stomp-down Appalachian dance tunes for contemporary listeners. Their concerts and educational programs are moving, inventive, and participatory experiences that prove folk songs are indeed perennials for the people. The new album is out now on Borealis Records.
Singer and guitarist Tony Petrillo has been performing in bands in the Puget Sound area for 40 years. His voice is most often compared to the baritone singers of the mid-20th century. Most recently on the Olympic Peninsula, his band, the Roundabouts, has been playing swing, early jazz, blues, bossas and sambas, some Gypsy, and […]
Every second Thursday is Brazil Night at the Marketplace! Hosted by the 'Island Treasure' Alan Simcoe and his Entre Amigos group, he brings together a top tier group of musicians to perform choro, Brazilian Jazz, bossa nova, and more! The event is monthly, and free to the public. Come through and enjoy the music, and feel free to join in the festivities!