• HUNKA HUNKA DOUBLE FEATURE  <h6>Sponsored by POP, The Emporium of Popular Culture  </h6><H5>August 16  </h5>

    Join us on August 16 for a Hunka Hunka Double Feature: We Remember Elvis, a 40th Anniversary Celebration of the King. We've selected two films for you that embody Elvis' career, from the young rock 'n' roll rebel to the Vegas veteran. First up is King Creole, which Elvis stated was the favorite of all of his films, and features two Oscar winners! Denied his high school diploma because of...

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    FINDING JOSEPH I  <h5>The HR from Bad Brains Documentary  </h5><h6>Presented by CIVIL  </h6>August 17

    The Greenwich Odeum is pleased to invite you to join us for an evening with Bad Brains' HR and director James Lathos, as we screen Lathos' Finding Joseph I. EVENT UPDATE: Ted Leo (Chisel, Ted Leo & The Pharmacists) will be on hand to lead the Q&A with HR and director James Lathos.   Ted Leo will dig deeper into the film and life of Paul "HR" Hudson.  Finding Joseph I is...

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    DOUG WOOLVERTON: A TRIBUTE TO MILES DAVIS  <H5>September 16  </h5>

    Trumpeter Doug Woolverton has been performing "A Tribute to MILES DAVIS" since 2012. His concerts have showcased Miles Davis's hits from 1950-1990 as well as ENTIRE hit albums like "Kind of Blue" and “Miles Davis at Newport 1958” as they were recorded. This incredibly crafted show has become a popular musical performance and hugely successful among traditional Miles Davis fans to music...

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    CRY CRY CRY  <h5>September 21  </h5>

    Acclaimed singer-songwriters Lucy Kaplansky, Richard Shindell and Dar Williams will reunite their celebrated folk-pop collaboration, Cry Cry Cry, on October 21th at The Greenwich Odeum. The band made their debut in 1998 with a self-titled release followed by a nationwide tour the following year. A mainstay on radio during the late 1990s and early 2000s, the album ranked fourth among AAA radio ...

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    L7: PRETEND WE'RE DEAD  <h6>The definite documentary on the &quote;Queens of Grunge&quote;  </h6><h5>September 22  </h5>

    L7: Pretend We're Dead takes us on an all-access journey into the 1990s grunge movement that took the world by storm, and the band that helped define it as the genre of a generation. Culled from over 100 hours of vintage home movies taken by the band, never-before-seen performance footage, and candid interviews, L7: Pretend We're Dead is an engrossing time capsule told from the ...

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    BIG HEAD TODD & THE MONSTERS  <H5>September 23  </h5>

    Since their formation in the mid-’80s, Big Head Todd & the Monsters have continued to evolve and explore, moving beyond their Colorado club circuit roots to become one of the most adventurous, respected and durable bands in America. Through constant touring and a zeal to travel down new musical avenues in the studio, BHTM (as their dedicated fans call them) have honed their collective ...

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    EPIC LOVE STORIES  <h5>September 24  </h5>

    The Artistic Director of Epic Theatre Company, playwright/actor Kevin Broccoli, brings EPIC LOVE STORIES, one of his award-winning monologue shows to The Odeum for the first time.  After acclaimed runs at Perishable Theater, 2nd Story Theatre in Warren, the Artists' Exchange, and other venues throughout Rhode Island, Broccoli is bringing a fantastic group of local performers to the ...

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    PLAYING DEAD  <H5>September 29  </h5>

    Playing Dead is a Grateful Dead tribute featuring former members of Dark Star Orchestra, Slipknot!, and Uncle John's Band. Their marathon sets feature music and jams from the entire Grateful Dead catalog. Playing Dead faithfully recreates the experience of a live Grateful Dead concert. The music of The Grateful Dead is a complex stew of different styles of music including rock, blues, jazz, ...

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    SPYRO GYRA   <h5>September 30   </h5>

    In April 2013, Jay Beckenstein and the members of Spyro Gyra entered a recording studio in Rhinebeck, NY, a small town in the Hudson Valley not too far from Woodstock. Beckenstein and his bandmates set out to do something that they had never done before in their nearly forty year history – improvise with each other over three days and in the process write and record an entire new ...

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    THE RIPPINGTONS  <H5>October 1  </h5>

    The Rippingtons are a Grammy-nominated contemporary jazz group, founded by guitarist and composer Russ Freeman in 1985. The group has passed the thirty year mark, and continues to innovate. Under Freeman's production, the group has released 22 albums, all of which have attained top 5 Billboard status, with 5 of them reaching #1. Their debut album, Moonlighting, which Jazziz magazine has called ...

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    THE SUBDUDES  <h6>with special guest Mark Cutler  </h6><H5>October 5  </h5>

    Over the course of 25 years and ten albums, the Subdudes have quietly become one of America’s national music treasures.  The New Orleans-formed group is a living encapsulation of American music, a vibrant cauldron of sounds that stirs together meaty grooves and jazzy dynamics, soulful R&B swagger, easy vocal harmonies, cheeky rock ‘n’ roll attitude and folky social ...

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    THE BROKEN CROWNS TOUR FEATURING MATISYAHU, COMMON KINGS & ORPHAN  <h5>October 7  </h5>

    When Matisyahu first started touring to packed clubs more than eleven years ago, it was prior to the release of Live at Stubbs, the now Gold record, and prior to that record’s single “King without a Crown” reaching #1 on the alternative rock radio charts. His performances were a raw expression of his spirituality at that time and were supported by musicians who played a ...

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    MAX WEINBERG’S JUKEBOX  <h6>Plus VIP Experience Event with Max!  </h6><h5>October 13  </h5>

    How many times have you attended a show where you yearned to hear your favorite performer play your favorite song? With Max Weinberg’s Jukebox your dream will be realized.   Max Weinberg’s Jukebox is a truly interactive experience, Weinberg invites the audience to create the performance set list he and his crack four piece group perform them...

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    DARK DESERT EAGLES  <H6>Featuring members of Extreme   </h6><H5>October 14  </H5>

    Touched by the passing of Eagles co-founder Glenn Frey, Pat Badger (an original member of the multi-platinum rock act Extreme) set out to form the Dark Desert Eagles band. Badger is an enormous fan of The Eagles’ musicianship, vocal harmonies and timeless repertoire . Having toured the world with Extreme, and having been a part of a group that sold over 10 ...

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    HOWARD JONES  <h5>October 19</h5>

    Howard Jones returns to the Odeum stage after a sold out show in 2015 - this time bringing not only his hits, but his full band! It was in 1983 that Howard Jones first burst upon the contemporary music scene with his very English songwriting, pioneering synthesizers and thought provoking lyrics. He set out his manifesto in his very first single ‘ New Song’. The lyrics called on the ...

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    ANDERS OSBORNE & JACKIE GREENE  <h6>“Sitting Around, Singing Some Songs – Tourgether 2017”  <h6><h5>October 21  </h5>

    Earlier this year, Anders Osborne and Jackie Greene, were booked to do a few solo acoustic shows together. One thought, and the other agreed, that the shows would be a helluva lot more fun if they joined together and did them “in the round.” For two friends that are gifted as both singer-songwriters and guitarists—impromptu “jamming” is second nature. But for these ...

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    GIRLFEST 2017  <h5>October 28  </h5>

    Come celebrate all that is female at Girlfest 2017, a celebration of Rhode Island all-female and female-fronted bands. Performers include all female bands Midnight Honey and the Mary Day Band, female-fronted bands Jury Band and the Billy Harpin Band. Emceeing the event will be female Comedian Karen O'Donnell.

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    GEORGE WINSTON  <h6>Summer Concert  </6><h5>November 2  </h5>

    George Winston grew up mainly in Montana, and also spent his later formative years in Mississippi and Florida. His favorite music was instrumental rock and instrumental R&B, including Floyd Cramer, the Ventures, Booker T & the MG’s, Jimmy Smith, and many more. Inspired by R&B, jazz, Blues and rock (especially the Doors), George began playing organ in 1967. In 1971 he switched to ...

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    EDDIE FROM OHIO  <H5>November 3  </h5>

    Too energetic to be labeled just “folk”, and not angry enough to be pegged “alternative”, Eddie from Ohio continues to defy description with their unique blend of vocals and acoustic instrumentation. A bedrock foundation of hand and stick percussion and a textural flavoring of guitar/bass/harmonica support the four-part harmonies and lyrically-driven original music. While ...

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    AN EVENING OF LAUGHTER WITH LENNY STARRING LENNY CLARKE  <H6>With Special Guest Christine Hurley  </h6><h5>November 4  </h5>

    Don’t miss the legendary and hilarious Lenny Clarke, best known as Uncle Teddy on Rescue Me with Denis Leary. You have also seen Lenny on a variety of sitcoms and films including Something About Mary and Me, Myself & Irene. One of the hottest and most outrageous female comedians working today, Christine Hurley joins Lenny for ...

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    PRESLEY, PERKINS, LEWIS & CASH  <h6>Celebrating the music of Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis & Johnny Cash  </h6><H5>November 17</h5>

    Memphis is alive with a new genre of music - not quite rockabilly - not quite swing - the papers are calling it ROCK AND ROLL. As the ROCK AND ROLL phenomenon sweeps the nation, four men stand at the center of the swirling musical storm.  In Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash, you’ll hear them all - plucked from the past and brought to stand before you, just as they ...

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    AZTEC TWO STEP  <h5>November 18</h5>

    Legendary folk-rock duo Aztec Two-Step celebrates the release of their new album Naked, performing highlights from the new album as well as old fan-favorite ATS classics. The story of Aztec Two-Step is intertwined with the history of folk-rock music in America, originating from a chance meeting at an open mic night in a Boston folk club in 1971. In 1972, Aztec Two-Step, whose ...

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    DARLENE LOVE  <H6>IN &quote;LOVE FOR THE HOLIDAYS”  <h6><h5>November 19  </h5>

    Rolling Stone Magazine proclaimed Darlene Love to be “one of the greatest singers of all time” and in her holiday show, you'll see this living legend perform her timeless classic "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)"!  With full band and backing singers, Darlene will enchant the audience with rousing renditions of holiday favorites. The New York Times raved ...

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    HOT TUNA ACOUSTIC  <h5>December 2  </h5>

    Last year, Jorma Kaukonen put on a fantastic show at the Odeum. Well, he's coming back this year, and he's bringing his friend Jack with him! Hot Tuna, Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady, perform with a well-honed and solid power – always in the groove from their years of experience and mutual inspiration. Started as a side project during Jefferson Airplane days, the constant, the very ...

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    VIC DIBITETTO   <h5>December 8 & 9   </h5>

    A powerful performer, comedian Vic DiBitetto churns energy, honesty and humanity into nonstop laughter. His pace is frenetic. His material vivid and true. From his first words, to his famous, word-free, mannequin head encore, DiBitetto leaves his audience breathless with laughter.   Vic is a frequent contributer to 95.5 PLJ's "The Todd Show" with his Ticked Off Vic segment, as well as an ...

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    BLOOD, SWEAT & TEARS  <H5>December 10  </h5>

    It’s been more than four decades since drummer/producer Bobby Colomby and friends assembled the first group to successfully blend rock and jazz into a genre-crossing sound and style. So successfully in fact, that the band’s second album, Blood, Sweat & Tears, topped the Billboard charts for many weeks and beat out the Beatles’ Abbey Road for the prestigious Album of the Year ...

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