Local Music
06 / 28 / 2016
  - 02:13:24 PM
Thursday night concerts start 6:30 at Kiwanis Beach in Upton. Hot dogs, sausages, burgers and beverages are for sale. Read more

06/23/2016 - 10:29:51 AM
The summer sun setting over the park. A cool breeze blows through. You're sprawled out with your family on a blanket enjoying an end-of-the-workday free music concert from a talented local band. Or perhaps you are listening from the distance in a kayak or canoe on... Read more.
06/23/2016 - 10:19:20 AM
Bellingham’s annual Independence Day Celebration will once again be held on July 4th with a concert at 5:30. Matt Zajac will be taking the stage at 5:30. Matt was recently awarded the Highest Honor at this years WMRC's Local Music Awards in May 2016 winning the coveted... Read more.
06/14/2016 - 02:44:49 PM
Living on a Bad Name technically got their start at the Boston Globe and they are the only Bon Jovi tribute band to replace the real band when they had to cancel a gig. Hear all about that and more as Ray Auger talks with Ken Pittman, the Jon Bon Jovi of the band... Read more.
06/02/2016 - 03:53:07 PM
So here’s my perspective on how you should go about breaking into a new venue, or booking your band/self in general. Being a fairly solid music venue, I get a decent amount of requests to play my venue. Act like you want to be taken seriously. I love live bands, but I’m... Read more.
03/09/2016 - 12:49:40 PM
Thanks To Yanks will host Nashville recording artist, Shanna Jackman at Jasper Hill Café and Bistro in Holliston, Sunday March 13, 2016 from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Cost is $20/person and includes appetizers. Tickets may be purchased at Jasper Hill Café and Bistro, 770... Read more.
03/01/2016 - 10:14:23 AM
The Friends of the Milford Town Library present The Moonlighters – An Evening of Celtic Music on Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the Granite and Quarry Rooms of the Milford Town Library. Eion (owen) McQuinn and Frank Woulfe (wolf) are The Moonlighters, a... Read more.
02/05/2016 - 07:25:47 AM
Amped Up Promotions is proud to present a rare local appearance from singer/songwriter Ellis Paul at Memorial Hall in Milford, MA on Sunday March 13th, 2016. Ellis Paul has been travelling the country performing 200 shows a year for over 20 years now. His music echoes... Read more.
02/04/2016 - 10:01:07 AM
Two true American troubadours on the newest episode of Milford Performs! Average Joel is a singer/songwriter & one-man-band playing original moving Americana music. Vocals, acoustic guitar and foot drums, all upbeat with a beat! Ken Barney originals and covers that... Read more.
02/03/2016 - 10:23:44 AM
The toe-tappingest, foot-stompingest group ever to grace the Cole Room will be back at the Medway Public Library Sunday March 20, 3-5 PM. Southern Rail's performances are high-energy exuberant fun, with riveting harmonies, irrepressible humor and sparkling banjo... Read more.
01/27/2016 - 06:51:09 PM
As the local music community continues to grow and evolve, many bands have made an effort to think outside of the performance box by offering new ways to entertain their fans while collecting new ones. One valuable tool has been Milford TV and their continued support... Read more.
01/27/2016 - 11:50:34 AM
Don't miss Sonya Rae Taylor at Jasper Hill Cafe in Holliston tonight at 8pm for a very special and FREE, homecoming performance. Sonya is a Nashville-based guitarist, songwriter and recording artist hailing originally from Boston. Taylor spent most of her early career... Read more.
01/18/2016 - 07:03:24 AM
Indian Ranch has two new shows for its 2016 concert season. The Beach Boys return on Sunday, July 10th at 2:00 and Trace Adkins performs Sunday, September 25th at 2:00 P.M. Tickets for both shows go on-sale Friday, January 22 at 10:00 A.M. Read more.
01/06/2016 - 01:52:44 PM
Electric Youth 2016 rocks THE BLACK BOX with two shows on Saturday, January 9 at 6:30 pm and 8:30 pm, offering high-powered family entertainment with music for all ages! Backed by an eight-piece band of world-class musicians, EY delivers high-energy music, including... Read more.
12/17/2015 - 05:24:00 PM
Josh Pimentel, aka Salty Johnson, and his band of musical mayhem makers sure know how to put on a show. Playing your favorite party rock, Salty Johnson Band has a way of keeping your glasses raised high and feet moving. Here's Ray Auger's 10 Questions with Salty Johnson... Read more.
12/15/2015 - 01:08:18 PM
Tis the season for Christmas song after Christmas song on the radio. But unless you are listening to WMRC's Living For The Weekend or me filling in on Daybreak (Chirstmas week in fact!), you not likely to hear the holiday offerings of our local music community. Most... Read more.
12/11/2015 - 06:08:00 AM
Anthony DeLucia can be found most weekends thumping on his bass and stomping on stage floors. Along with his band, Velvet Skies, Ant, as he is affectionately known by friends, brings the party wherever he goes. Here's Ray Auger's 10 Questions with Ant... Read more.
11/12/2015 - 08:48:05 AM
Ken Barney can usually be seen on any given weekend playing PJs, The Coachmen's Lodge or Pepperoncini's. Ken opened up to WMRC's Ray Auger about sports, his mixtape of life and some of his favorite types of rooms to play. Here's 10 Questions with Ken Barney... Read more.
11/10/2015 - 03:55:20 PM
THE BLACK BOX, downtown Franklin’s new theater, music, and event venue, presents a Big Band Brunch, featuring the renowned Kenny Hadley Big Band, on Sunday, November 15. The critically-acclaimed 16-piece juggernaut, led by drummer Kenny Hadley, boasts masterful musicians... Read more.
10/27/2015 - 01:00:17 PM
THE BLACK BOX, downtown Franklin’s new theater, music and event venue, presents a wide-ranging lineup of live music entertainment this November. Events are slated to feature concerts in genres ranging from classical, jazz and pop to Southern rock, cabaret and children’s... Read more.
10/15/2015 - 10:32:36 AM
Jillian Brown is one of those rare acoustic artists who does her own thing, but in a way you'll love. Jillian talked with WMRC's Ray Auger about frontmen, favorite albums, her wide range of covers and reality TV. Here's 10 Questions with Jillian Brown... Read more.
10/02/2015 - 03:50:35 PM
Chip Zale wears many hats in the local music scene... from band leader to acoustic strummer to open mic host. Chip opened up to WMRC's Ray Auger about 80s music, cheeseburgers, whipping, nay-naying and the WPI Orchestra. Here's 10 Questions with Chip Zale... Read more.
09/18/2015 - 05:14:54 PM
The Third Annual Labor Day Weekend Bash at The Tradesman in Milford was celebrated with roaring success. On Sunday, September 6th hundreds flocked to the local bar, located on Route 140, which transformed into an outdoor concert arena. A state-of-the-art stage and sound... Read more.
08/12/2015 - 02:25:32 PM
Calling all singers! The Blackstone Valley Community Chorus (BVCC) is a holding an Open Call for all new and returning members for its 2015 fall and winter season. Open Call will take place on Sunday, September 13, 2015 at 6:00pm in the Douglas Municipal Center Resource... Read more.
07/31/2015 - 09:18:00 AM
Here's everything that happened, is happening and will be happening in a nutshell. You're too busy and I'm too lazy to write too much... so here's The Gist! Read more.
07/30/2015 - 11:37:06 AM
Anger Management is playing at Liz's Diamond Bar and Grille in Hopedale on Saturday August 1st. Ray Auger caught up with AM's guitar player Ralph to talk about couples therapy, Clay Aiken, Family Night at the Bandstand and more! Here's 10 Questions with Anger Management! Read more.
07/29/2015 - 03:37:10 PM
When he's not slappin' da bass for Teter Todders or cruising around on his bike, local musician Tim Galvin is writing songs. In recent years he's penned odes to Mila Kunis, asked politely to "Here My Song" and now is mixing it up with two awesomely delicious treats... Read more.
07/21/2015 - 08:02:31 AM
Electric Youth participates in the Franklin Cultural Festival, performing a FREE Concert after the Festival opening ceremony! Bring your blankets and lawn chairs on Wednesday, July 29th at 6:00 p.m and see Electric Youth perform hits by Adele, Aretha Franklin... Read more.
07/21/2015 - 07:10:28 AM
Most every week, Ray Auger features a local band or artist on his show Living For The Weekend (Fridays at noon). This past week Dave Crespo and Chris Cucinotto talked about their show at Liz's Diamond Bar and Grille in Hopedale Friday July 24th and performed Spo's... Read more.
07/08/2015 - 09:41:05 AM
All show in Franklin this summer are Wednesday nights at the Town Common and feature limited seating and a stage for the performers. Bring a blanket or chair! Read more.
07/07/2015 - 11:39:14 AM
WMRC is sponsoring a summer-long food drive to benefit the Daily Bread Food Pantry in Milford. Throughout the summer, live music events with be designated "Party For The Pantry" events. At these shows you can bring a can of food to be donated to the pantry... Read more.
06/19/2015 - 10:26:11 AM
Get your dance on with Flashback Friday June 19th at Liz's Diamond Bar and Grille in Hopedale! Flashback is a high energy cover band performing all the hits of the 60′s,70′s ,80′s, disco, oldies, funk,90′s and current music! The band members all have roots to popular... Read more.
06/18/2015 - 04:16:22 PM
The Holliston Parks and Recreation Department presents the 2015 Summer Concert Series at Goodwill Park on Tuesday nights from 6:30pm to 8pm. Generously funded by The Holliston Newcomers. Read more.
06/18/2015 - 04:06:27 PM
It's time again for another season of Upton's 2015 Summer Concerts at Kiwanis Beach. Each concert begins at 6pm. Hot dogs, burgers, sausage and drinks will be available for purchase at each show. Read more.
06/18/2015 - 03:54:26 PM
Claflin Hill presents the WMRC Family Night at the Bandstand. Tuesday evenings throoughout the summer at Milford Town Park from 6:30 to 8:30. Rain date is the following Thursday. Join Claflin Hill and WMRC for a great night of entertainment and family fun! Read more.
06/18/2015 - 03:23:02 PM

FREE admission to the beach after 5:30pm. Swimming allowed until dusk. The Snack Shack will be open all night. Pony rides, live music, campfire and s'mores on the beach after dark. Read more.
06/17/2015 - 10:44:04 AM
The Hopkinton Summer Concert Series opens this Friday, June 19 with acoustic rock band Lower Level. Playing a selection of favorite songs from country, hip-hop, rock n' roll, country, and folk. Audiences are encouraged to bring chairs, blankets, and picnics with them. Read more.
06/12/2015 - 11:42:20 AM
Liz's Diamond Bar and Grille - Friday June 12th at 9pm! American Sin is a rock’n’roll band that gets people up and out on the dance floor. With a firm grip on the beat, and a timeless repertoire, American Sin has a sound that is immediately recognizable though unique... Read more.
06/04/2015 - 02:20:11 PM
Matt Zajac is a local solo guitarist who plays a lot of local rooms! He's also one of the big award winners at this year's Local Music Awards. Matt talks to Ray Auger about about happiness, McDonald's music, classic rock and more ... Read more.
05/29/2015 - 11:56:19 AM
The Jack Shanahan Band is a high energy mix of funky rock and roll. Covers and originals to please every listening ear. Jack will be at Central Tavern tonight starting at 9pm. Learn more about Jack and take a listen to his work... Read more.
05/20/2015 - 11:13:54 AM
The Hopkinton Summer Concert Series welcomes new and returning performance acts this summer to the Hopkinton Common. The free concert series begins June 19 and runs through mid-August. Performances are from 5 to 7 p.m., with children’s entertainment from 4 to 5 p.m. New... Read more.
05/13/2015 - 03:14:38 PM
The Holliston Business Association and the Holliston Arts Council in coordination with the Spring Festival is thrilled to bring you the first annual Holliston Porchfest 2015. All across the country, communities have been gathering to hear live music in their local... Read more.
05/07/2015 - 03:11:54 PM
New episode of Milford Performs premieres this Friday night at 8:00 PM. Watch on Milford TV (Comcast Ch 8 and Verizon Ch 38) or on YouTube at any time at http://milfordperforms.com/current-show.php. Spo is Dave Crespo's band. Dave is a local music scene spinner who... Read more.
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