SESSION AMERICANA with MERRIE AMSTERBURG and PETER LINTON
SESSION AMERICANA with MERRIE AMSTERBURG AND PETER LINTON
$20 General Admission
Special Seating available - $100 for one of the nine tables surrounding the performance area for you and one guest (free and 21+)
8:30 doors / 9:30 show
The musical collective known as Session Americana returns to home base forgone night only with friends and collaborators Merrie Amsterburg and Peter Linton. No two Session Americana shows are alike. Theyre rowdy, freewheeling modern hootenannies that surprise the audience as much as they surprise the Somerville, Massachusetts sextet. Session Americana has innovatively recast the live show experience as a familial gathering of musicians seated at a round table swapping songs and instruments. Although the musicians face each other, the audience feels drawn into the circle, engaged by the joyous camaraderie, playful musicality, and charmingly original music of this all-star cast of characters.
"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
The Lizard Lounge (View)
1667 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02138
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|