Picks for Week of May 5

LOCAL SHOW PICKS • Sunday, Alastair Moock’s 100th Birthday Trib-Hoot to Pete Seeger, Club Passim, Cambridge, 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. — The Boston-based Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter hosts a two-part tribute the famed folk star Seeger. The early show is a family showcase featuring Anand Nayak and Fiddlin’ Quinn. The late show features Sean Staples, Eric and … Continue reading Picks for Week of May 5

Picks for week of April 7

LIVE LOCAL SHOWS PICKS: • Sunday, Girls Rock Campaign Boston showcase, ONCE, Somerville, 8:30 p.m. — The volunteer organization that offers programs for girls ages 8-17 to boost self-esteem and collaboration through music celebrates its ninth anniversary showcase with 10 new bands taking the stage in this all ages show.• Monday, The Monday Discovery Series, Club Passim, … Continue reading Picks for week of April 7

Picks for Week of March 24

LOCAL LIVE SHOW PICKS: • Sunday, Amy LaVere and Will Sexton, Atwood’s Tavern, Cambridge, 9:15 p.m. — This variation on the Nashville supergroup Motel Mirrors with its husband-and-wife core will surely cover some of the retro-country sounds of the Mirrors’ latest EP, “Gotta Lotta Rhythm,” as well are their duo album and solo work. Caroline … Continue reading Picks for Week of March 24

Picks of the Week, March 10

• Sunday, Habib Koite, Somerville Theater, 7:30 p.m. — World Music/CRASHarts brings one of Mali’s biggest stars, an exquisite singer and guitarist, to the big stage. South African guitarist Derek Gripper and African Strings open.• Monday, Andrea von Kampen, Club Passim, Cambridge, 8 p.m. — The fast-rising Nebraska-based songwriter, touring behind release of the sparsely … Continue reading Picks of the Week, March 10