Great music coming to Portsmouth book and bar in August. All shows free of charge.
August 1st: Laura Cortese 9:00 pm
Cortese’s rich alto voice colors the Scottish and English traditional songs with very contemporary tonality and phrasing.
August 2nd: Margaret Glaspy and Nick Hakim 9:00 pm
Sultry indie- jazz singer whose music is simple, fascinating, and beautiful. Not to be missed.
August 3rd: Rockwood Ferry 9 pm
Hailing from Ithaca, NY, Rockwood Ferry brilliantly blends roots, jazz, and progressive folk.
August 5th: Noun, Modern Hut, Little Big Bear 9 pm
Two Indie/punk acts from New Jersey NOUN (Marissa from SCREAMING FEMALES) and MODERN HUT along with twee-pop songwriter LITTLE BIG BEAR.
August 17th: Pesky j. Nixon 9 pm
Drawing influences from contemporary urban balladeers, rowdy southern bluegrass, and the sardonic yet wry wit of New England’s localized folk scenes.
August 24: Willie “loco” Alexander & Preacher Jack 9 pm
Punk rock pioneers, boogie woogie balledeers, frontman of the 1960’s proto-punk outfit the Lost, a party that shouldn’t be missed.
August 29th: Kawehi 9 pm
Hawaiian born Songwriter who plays contemporary music with electronic and toy instruments.
August 31st: Animal Hospital 9 pm
Boston-based Animal Hospital consists of Kevin Micka and is based on the idea of building a piece of music up from scratch into a completely fleshed out arrangement often containing enough parts to employ many musicians.