Red Room at Cafe 939

Red Room at Cafe 939 is a state-of-the-art, all-ages, student-run music venue and coffee house. Located at 939 Boylston Street, the 200-person capacity concert venue showcases Berklee's emerging student talent, local artists, as well as national acts seeking a more intimate, personal space in which to perform and connect with their fans. 

 

Annabelle / Matt Minigell / Sakura

Saturday / September 7, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

An accomplished guitarist and burgeoning songwriter, Annabelle Lord-Patey blends 1960s folk sensibilities with an aching amount of Elliott Smith. Matt Minigell is a Boston–based songwriter, musician, and busker. Sakura is a teenage singer-songwriter from Japan.

Admission: $10 in advance / $15 day of show (standing room only)

Buy Tickets

Club d'Elf

Club d’Elf

Thursday / September 12, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

A Boston institution for more than 21 years, Club d’Elf has performed its bold synthesis of Moroccan traditional music and electronic, dubbed-out funk to audiences as far away as Japan and South America.

Admission: $15 in advance / $18 general admission

Buy Tickets

Matthew & The Atlas

Matthew and the Atlas / Boy Bjorn

Friday / September 13, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Matthew and the Atlas, the project led by British songwriter Matt Hegarty, has traversed a range of musical territories from classic acoustic folk to dramatic, synth-laden electronica to urgent, guitar-led alt-rock. Boy Bjorn (a new solo project from Brian Holl, formerly of Foreign Fields) makes music that expresses the pains of his younger self.

Admission: $15 general admission (standing room only)

Buy Tickets

Drax Project

Drax Project

Saturday / September 14, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

In the span of a few years, Drax Project has grown from music students busking on the streets (drums and saxophone) into one of the most watched groups from New Zealand.

Admission: $15 general admission

Buy Tickets

Quinn Christopherson

Sunday / September 15, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Quinn Christopherson, an Athabaskan and Inupiaq songwriter born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska, uses his music to address his childhood and his role as a transgender individual navigating Alaska’s social landscape.

Admission: $13 in advance / $15 day of show (standing room only)

Buy Tickets

Luke Temple

Luke Temple / Meernaa

Tuesday / September 17, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

A Hand through the Cellar Door is Luke Temple’s most straightforward collection of storytelling tunes to date. There are tales of dysfunctional, broken homes and of dysfunctional, broken people. Celestial and soulful, Meernaa’s songs manage to remain grounded in the natural world.

Admission: $12 in advance / $14 general admission

Buy Tickets

Tasha

Tasha / Christelle Bofale

Thursday / September 19, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Tasha, a native of Chicago, Illinois, explores how music can be a powerful force for healing. Songwriter Christelle Bofale, based in Austin, Texas, infuses hints of the Congo into her music, bridging the musical influences of the diaspora with juxtaposed elements of indie rock, soul, and jazz.

Admission: $12 in advance / $14 general admission

Buy Tickets

Tipling Rock

Tipling Rock / Dylan Rockoff / Olivia for Now

Tuesday / September 24, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Tipling Rock, a beach pop band based in Boston, Massachusetts, is composed of Ben Andre (vocals/guitar), Dillon Salkovitz (bass), and Tommy Schubert (drums). Dylan Rockoff is a pop and R&B artist based in Nashville, Tennessee. Olivia for Now makes musical postcards, built from shapes and colors felt and unseen.

Admission: $15 in advance / $17 general admission

Buy Tickets

Master Class with Singer-Songwriter Mary Gauthier

Wednesday / September 25, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Join singer-songwriter Mary Gauthier for a master class on songwriting. Learn how to blaze a path to your unique voice, and how to use it to tell a story with truth that connects to listeners.

Admission: Free

Charlie Cunningham

Charlie Cunningham / The Still Tide

Saturday / September 28, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Charlie Cunningham, an artist from London, England, is known for suggestive, sonically beautiful songwriting that packs an emotional punch. It wasn’t until Anna Morsett moved to landlocked Colorado in 2013 that the guitar-wielding songwriter discovered the Still Tide: her band, and the calm current she long had sought.

Admission: $15 general admission (standing room only)

Buy Tickets

Aldous Harding

SOLD OUT: Aldous Harding

Sunday / September 29, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

SOLD OUT: There are no tickets remaining for this event.
An artist of rare caliber, Aldous Harding does more than sing; she conjures a singular intensity. Igniting interest with her eponymous debut album, released two years ago, she quickly became known for her charismatic combination of talent, tenacity, and wit.

Admission: $16 in advance / $18 general admission

Buy Tickets

MAX

SOLD OUT: MAX

Thursday / October 3, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

SOLD OUT: There are no tickets remaining for this event.
Nominated as best new pop artist of 2019 by iHeart Radio, MAX also has been identified by Billboard as a pop star to watch.

Admission: $25.50 in advance / $30.50 general admission

Buy Tickets

Music of Mass Incarceration

Friday / October 4, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Performances include original choreography and musical compositions by students that address the topic of mass incarceration, as developed as part of the course LENS-105 Engaging with Contemporary Issues.

Admission: Free

Victor Internet

Victor Internet

Saturday / October 5, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Victor Internet is an 18-year-old Mexican American producer and singer from Chicago, Illinois.

Admission: $13 in advance / $15 general admission

Buy Tickets

Mild Orange

Mild Orange

Wednesday / October 9, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Mild Orange was formed in 2017 in Dunedin, New Zealand, by early childhood friends Josh Mehrtens (vocals/guitar/production) and Josh Reid (lead guitar), and was soon joined by good pals and experienced musicians Tom Kelk (bass) and Jack Ferguson (drums).

Admission: $12 in advance / $15 general admission

Buy Tickets

Kristen Lee Sergeant

Kristen Lee Sergeant, Featuring Special Guest Ted Nash

Thursday / October 10, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Kristen Lee Sergeant is a jazz vocalist and composer of effervescent energy, musical intensity, and dramatic flair. Her albums have received two editor’s pick mentions by DownBeat magazine.

Admission: $20 general admission

Buy Tickets

Mark Mulcahy

Mark Mulcahy

Friday / October 11, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Long heralded by contemporary luminaries such as Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and covered by touchstone artists such as the National and R.E.M.’s Michael Stipe, Mark Mulcahy refuses to rest on laurels and turn out the same type of album twice.

Admission: $16 in advance / $18 general admission

Buy Tickets

Cinders

Cinders / Sub-Radio

Tuesday / October 15, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

With a rowdy acoustic pop sound, Cinders blends acoustic textures, indie vocals, catchy melodies, and the frenetic live energy of a punk show. Sub-Radio makes indie pop that grooves, stabs, winks, punches, and inspires.

Admission: $10 in advance / $12 general admission

Buy Tickets

Tom Speight

Thursday / October 17, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Tom Speight is making up for lost time. Laid low by illness, beset by personal and professional problems, the songwriter returned to what he does best: writing songs.

Admission: $10 in advance / $12 day of show

Buy Tickets

Cat Clyde

Cat Clyde

Friday / October 18, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Cat Clyde, a new artist from Stratford, Canada, presents a fresh take on the classic sounds of yesteryear.

Admission: $12 in advance, $15 general admission (standing room only)

Buy Tickets

Pages