Calendar Listings

Kemp Harris

Friday December 16, 2022 8:00 pm

Kemp Harris has a long and varied career as a performer, composer, musician, activist, children’s author, and teacher. Born in North Carolina, Kemp taught himself piano and was writing songs at age 14.

Los Lobos

Friday December 16, 2022 8:00 pm

The journey of Los Lobos began in 1973, when David Hidalgo (vocals, guitar, and pretty much anything with strings), Louie Perez (drums, vocals, guitar), Cesar Rosas (vocals, guitar), and Conrad Lozano (bass, vocals, guitarrón) earned their stripes playing revved-up versions of Mexican folk music in restaurants and at parties.

Lori McKenna

Saturday December 17, 2022 5:00 pm

In addition to her career as a solo artist, McKenna continues to enjoy tremendous success as one of the music industry’s most in-demand songwriters. In 2017, she became the first woman ever to win the Country Music Association’s Song of the Year award two years in a row

Chris Smither

Saturday December 17, 2022 7:00 pm

Born in Miami, during World War II, Chris Smither grew up in New Orleans where he first started playing music as a child. The son of a Tulane University professor, he was taught the rudiments of instrumentation by his uncle on his mother’s ukulele

Lori McKenna

Saturday December 17, 2022 8:00 pm

In addition to her career as a solo artist, McKenna continues to enjoy tremendous success as one of the music industry’s most in-demand songwriters. In 2017, she became the first woman ever to win the Country Music Association’s Song of the Year award two years in a row

Los Lobos

Saturday December 17, 2022 8:00 pm

The journey of Los Lobos began in 1973, when David Hidalgo (vocals, guitar, and pretty much anything with strings), Louie Perez (drums, vocals, guitar), Cesar Rosas (vocals, guitar), and Conrad Lozano (bass, vocals, guitarrón) earned their stripes playing revved-up versions of Mexican folk music in restaurants and at parties.

Duke Robillard

Saturday December 17, 2022 8:00 pm

The founder of the Roomful of Blues and fomer member of the Fabulous Thunderbirds brings his renowned blues band featuring vocalist Chris Cote back to the Distillery.

Zoe Knight and The Mythical Beasts.

Saturday December 17, 2022 9:30 pm

Local Blues, Funk, & Grooves…

Lori McKenna

Sunday December 18, 2022 5:00 pm

In addition to her career as a solo artist, McKenna continues to enjoy tremendous success as one of the music industry’s most in-demand songwriters. In 2017, she became the first woman ever to win the Country Music Association’s Song of the Year award

Greg Klyma (Band) - hosting a Winter Dance Party.

Sunday December 18, 2022 7:00 pm

Lace up your shoes for 2 sets of country and rock n roll, east & west coast swing, 2-step, polka, free style, and waltz – with Greg Klyma & his band.

Greg Klyma Band

Sunday December 18, 2022 7:00 pm

Lace up your dancing shoes for 2 sets of country and rock n roll, east & west coast swing, 2-step, polka, free style, and waltz.

Didi Stewart and Allizon Lissance.

Sunday December 18, 2022 7:30 pm

Two longtime members of the Boston music scene.  Didi’s bands include Didi & The Amplifiers and Girls Night Out.  Allizon was also part of Girls Night Out and has been a longstanding member of the Love Dogs.

Kings Of Joy

Sunday December 18, 2022 7:30 pm

Kings Of Joy are Jeffrey Foucault, David Champagne & Jim Fitting of Treat Her Right, Jeremy Moses Curtis and Jeff Berlin playing the music of Treat Her Right and more.

Lori McKenna

Sunday December 18, 2022 8:00 pm

In addition to her career as a solo artist, McKenna continues to enjoy tremendous success as one of the music industry’s most in-demand songwriters. In 2017, she became the first woman ever to win the Country Music Association’s Song of the Year award

Wintery Songs In Eleventy Part Harmony

Monday December 19, 2022 7:30 pm

Wintery Songs in Eleventy Part Harmony is a loose collaboration of Boston-based musicians organized by veteran singer/songwriter Jennifer Kimball, who celebrate the holiday season with their delightful annual program of sacred, secular and wintery pop music rearranged, reharmonized, and often just plain turned on its head.

Bluegrass Tuesday's

Tuesday December 20, 2022 7:00 pm
  • 7:00 pmThe Ruth & Ben String Band
  • 8:00 pmTrue Life Bluegrass
  • 9:00 pmSteve & Eric's Third Set Jam

Weekly Bluegrass Series

Wintery Songs In Eleventy Part Harmony

Tuesday December 20, 2022 7:30 pm

Wintery Songs in Eleventy Part Harmony is a loose collaboration of Boston-based musicians organized by veteran singer/songwriter Jennifer Kimball, who celebrate the holiday season with their delightful annual program of sacred, secular and wintery pop music rearranged, reharmonized, and often just plain turned on its head.

Duke Levine

Wednesday December 21, 2022 8:00 pm

Duke Levine will perform his first Cambridge shows in nearly  3 years with Tom Arey (drums), Kevin Barry (steel guitar) and Marty Ballou (bass)

Chris Pureka

Thursday December 22, 2022 7:00 pm

Chris Pureka is an internationally acclaimed singer-songwriter based in Portland, Oregon. Her elegant emotionality as a vocalist and her flair as a lyricist have garnered her favorable comparisons to Chan Marshall, Bruce Springsteen, and Patty Griffin.

Scottish Fish

Thursday December 22, 2022 8:00 pm

Scottish Fish present a fresh take on traditional and contemporary Scottish and Cape Breton music. Their lively and unique arrangements are woven together from session music handed down from generations of the tradition’s finest players.