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Dave Douglas Quintet + Aoife O'Donovan at the Regattabar

Dave Douglas told the audience at the Regattabar that the inspiration for his new album, Be Still (Greenleaf), was a challenge from his mother before she died in 2011 — a list of hymns she wanted him to play.

By JON GARELICK  |  November 16, 2012

String sections

All-gal bluegrass/folk outfit RAMBLIN' RED will release their debut disc next week at Mayo Street Arts on January 15.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  January 14, 2011
Lau and Aoife O'Donovan at Club Passim

Lau and Aoife O'Donovan at Club Passim


Dipping deep into the well of trad Brit folk to create their originals, the trio Lau haul up rich arrangements of guitar, fiddle, and accordion...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  August 11, 2010
Aoife O'Donovan & Childsplay

Aoife O'Donovan & Childsplay


It won’t be just kids’ stuff when Aoife O'Donovan & Childsplay hit the Somerville Theatre. O’Donovan is the charismatic lead singer for the bluegrass band...
By webteam  |  December 01, 2009
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Here, there, and everywhere

For most musicians, a gig in Uncle Earl would offer more than enough in the way of regular work. Uncle Earl, "Stacker Lee" (mp3)
Uncle Earl’s Kristin Andreassen multi-tasks
By JEFF BREEZE  |  May 29, 2007