Sunday / July 27, 2014 / 10:15 a.m.Newport Folk Festival
The Newport Folk Festival understands the value of a good palate-cleanser — not to mention the way folk and gospel's roots intertwine — so this year's lineup taps the rich vein of talent at Boston's Berklee College of Music to bring fans the Berklee Gospel & Roots Choir.Buy Tickets
Sunday / July 27, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.The Street
Brought up on the music of 70's balladeers and deeply inspired by American roots music, Zach Torres writes, sings, and plays from an old soul.
Sunday / July 27, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.University Park Commons
The Cambridge Jazz Festival will feature Terri Lyne Carrington with special guest Valerie Simpson, as well as the Ron Savage Trio, Dominique Eade, the George W. Russell Trio, and the Berklee Brazilian All-Stars with Fernando Brandao.