Live Stream: The TeleDynes and The Barley Hoppers 8/28/20

About The TeleDynes:
The TeleDynes are a dynamic core trio of Electric Guitar, Upright Slap Bass and Drums. Focusing on Surf Rock and Rockabilly, drawing heavily from blues, country and swing to create their sound. The TeleDynes have released their first all original album in May 2018. Comprised of vocal and instrumental tracks and backed by a rockin’ horn section that kick up these high energy tunes. Continue reading

Live Stream: Jimmy Ryan’s Wooden Leg 11/4/20

What do you get when you combine a crooning bluegrass mandolin master, a veteran bassist, a fiddler who plays through fuzz boxes and wah-wah pedals, sounding more like Jimi Hendrix than Papa John Creach, and a big band swing drummer who inexplicably feels moved to pound the skins harder than John Bonham on a bender? Do you call it country, folk, bluegrass, rock ‘n’ roll, or maybe just a freak of nature?

Just call it Wooden Leg, and give the group room to do its thing. It’s much safer that way. These cats rock. Continue reading

Live Stream: The Schemers 9/11/20

Legendary Rhody band, The Schemers, make their return to the Narrows stage!

Formed and led by Mark Cutler in the late 1970s during the Punk/New Wave era, The Schemers were one of the finest bands to ever come out of New England. They were at the center of the Rhode Island original music scene and won the WBRU Rock Hunt and Boston’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Rumble talent contests. They only play a few shows a year so this will be a special night of rock and roll. Continue reading

Robert Cray Band 4/1/21

Robert Cray
That’s What I Heard

Hearing is a funny thing. It’s not just receiving sound — it’s understanding and interpreting it, making sense of the various vibrations swirling around our heads. That’s how two people can listen to the same thing, and come away with opposite impressions. The sounds may be the same, but the comprehension isn’t. Continue reading

Live Stream: Jim Robitaille Trio and Special Guest Dino Govoni 8/14/20

The Jim Robitaille Trio performs original music and arrangements that express a wide scope of emotional elements and rhythmic dialects, generating atmospheres realized with a complete dynamic range from moving ballads to compositions displaying explosive energy.

The trio features Jim on electric and acoustic nylon string guitar along with bassist Bill Miele and drummer Chris Poudrier. The trio’s new recording on Whaling City Sound entitled Space Cycles, documents their ability to deeply listen to one another and create an empathetic and authentic interplay, culminating in an impassioned journey for the listener within the interpretation of each song. Continue reading

Live Stream: Danielle Miraglia and Lisa Bastoni 8/21/20

Enjoy a live concert from the comfort of your own home! Every Friday night at 8pm, tune in to our YouTube channel for a live streamed concert. The shows are free to watch, but donations are appreciated and will be split 50/50 between the Narrows Center and that night’s artist(s). Interested in making a donation? Visit our PayPal or Venmo us at @Narrows-Center. Continue reading