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Live at The Loft Brings Eclectic Entertainment To Town Music

Live at The Loft Brings Eclectic Entertainment To Town

If you are a fan of emerging artists and discovering new acts, then you’ll want to check out our Live at the Loft series. This series is a broad mix of world, country, and pop music. March in New England brings with it the promise of sunnier days, and it is also when I travel to Austin’s South By Southwest (SXSW) to seek out new acts to bring to the Seacoast. This festival and conference features thousands of artists from across the globe in venues around the city. SXSW artists are both renowned (Iggy Pop and Loretta Lynn) and lesser known. Stages are curated by a variety of industry names (KCRW, NPR, Brooklyn Vegan) as well as agencies who take special care in helping to develop young artists. Read More
Cure your winter blues with these hot January shows Music

Cure your winter blues with these hot January shows

I can’t believe it’s already the New Year! Last week on my blog, I took a look back at the shows and events that I loved in 2017, so today, I thought I’d share the ones that I’m most excited for in 2018. Our fabulous programming department has just begun to program for this new year, we’ve got some fantastic shows coming up. Read More
Freewave Friday: November 3 Freewave Fridays

Freewave Friday: November 3

This week’s playlist is a tribute to beloved Canadian singer and rock legend- Gord Downie who passed away of terminal brain cancer two weeks ago at 53. During their 32-year history, his band (The Tragically Hip) has won more Juno Awards then any other band in Canadian history.  We just received his latest solo album “Introduce Yerself’ at WUNH. It’s a beautiful body of work. Read More
Freewave Friday: October 27 Freewave Fridays

Freewave Friday: October 27

Lucky for us there are so many wonderful new releases that have hit the studio these past few weeks!  Lately, I’ve been in major discovery mode. Destroyer, Jessie Ware, Ibeyi, St. Vincent and Roadkill Ghost Choir all have new albums. Today’s playlist is a fun mix of favorites. Read More
Introducing Freewave Friday’s Freewave Fridays

Introducing Freewave Friday’s

Have you ever wondered what our Deputy Director of Programming & Performing Arts Curator, Thérèse LaGamma, listens to? Well, you’re in luck! Every Friday, Thérèse puts together a playlist for her radio show on WUNH 91.3 (make sure to tune in or stream it from 8-10am every Friday morning) and starting this week you can stream it from our blog or Spotify page every Friday afternoon! Read More
We won’t back down Community

We won’t back down

I’ll admit, today’s blog was supposed to be much different than the one you are about to read, while that blog is set and will make an appearance next week, today I wanted to touch on the tragic events of Monday. Read More
Get Ready to Conga With Pink Martini Music

Get Ready to Conga With Pink Martini

Normally on Monday’s we are dark, meaning there isn’t a show or a movie. This Monday however, the Historic Theater will be brightly lit when Pink Martini returns. I for one can’t wait. If you haven’t had the chance to see this group live, scoop up the last of the tickets and put on your dancing shoes. Read More
Life Backstage: Mokoomba Community

Life Backstage: Mokoomba

In our second installment of Life Backstage we sat down with Mokoomba, who hail from Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. Their sound is vibrant and distinct, combining traditional Tonga and pan-African music cultures with dashes of Rap, Ska, Soukous, and Afro-Cuban music. They appeared as part of our Live @ the Loft series. Our Deputy Director of Programming, Thérèse LaGamma caught up with them just before their show.       Read More

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