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DEC 3 | Session Americana w/ Kris Delmhorst, Billy Wylder | 7pm

December 03, 2022 07:00 PM until December 03, 2022 10:00 PM

Join us for a full night of incredible music with the legendary Session Americana featuring Kris Delmhorst.  Billy Wylder (solo) opens up the night.  Doors 6pm.  Show 7pm.  Tacos served 5-9pm. Tickets $17adv/$20dos.  General admission seated show first come first served with standing area and seating areas available.

SESSION AMERICANA is musicians’ musicians: a cast of top-shelf players, singers, and writers who tour internationally, taking their own songs, plus hundreds more from the American songbook, on the road. Whether you catch Session Americana in a rock hall or on a festival stage, you’ll be a part of the intimate, raucous scene these players  built years ago at Toad, the neighborhood bar where it all began in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Kris Delmhorst will be sitting in with Session Americana tonite. Called “bold and brilliant” by The Boston Globe and “transcendent” by The Los Angeles Times, Delmhorst is a veteran of the indie Americana world, with vivid songwriting, soulful delivery, and adventurous arrangements that stretch the limits of genre.

"It's right there in the name for this ultra-gifted, rotating collective of singers and multi-instrumentalists. And sprawl is a good word when it comes to the Boston-based group's raucous live shows, which were initially built around the community concept of traditional Irish seisiúns. The group, whose members have played with a variety of acts including Patty Griffin, Josh Ritter and the J. Geils Band, expertly blends vintage American roots music styles — from country to jazz to rock — in a rowdy but deft fashion." - Rolling Stone

"Session Americana has developed into a traveling medicine show which eschews snake oil in favour of an ongoing grail quest for the perfect collaborative experience." - Hot Press Ireland

“What started as a modest Sunday-night residency at Toad, a tiny nightspot in Cambridge's Porter Square, has exploded into a ritual … This ensemble elevate the format by dint of their skills as players. Their own songs, as well as those they cover, are at the center of the endeavor, but they also know how to trust the underlying foundation of the song and turn their attentions to one another, listening and playing off whatever transpires ... “— Metroland



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