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. 

 

The Mattson 2

The Mattson 2 / Astronauts, etc.

Saturday / September 8, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

The Mattson 2, a duo composed of identical twins, has reinterpreted John Coltrane’s classic album A Love Supreme into a 21st century context. Astronauts, etc. is one of the names under which songwriter Anthony Ferraro releases his music.

Admission: $15 in advance / $18 general admission (standing room only)

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Tiny Desk Talk

Wednesday / September 12, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Join Josh Rogosin, NPR Tiny Desk concert audio technical director, for a discussion about and demonstration of how he live-mics bands for Tiny Desk and beyond, then mixes the audio down to a beautiful, seamless recording.

Admission: $15 general admission

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Prateek Kuhad

Prateek Kuhad

Thursday / September 13, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Prateek Kuhad has garnered a slew of international accolades and honors since the 2015 release of his debut LP, In Tokens and Charms, an album which cemented his status as a breakout star not just in his native India, but around the world. 

Admission: $15 (standing room only)

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Matt Holubowski / Vera Sola

Saturday / September 15, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

On his second album, Solitudes, self-taught musician, poet, and composer Matt Holubowski offers 11 titles that evoke isolation, estrangement, and exile while delving into the forms of solitude we seek and often need. Vera Sola is a poet, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist.

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

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Van William

Van William / SONTALK

Sunday / September 16, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Known for the meticulous alt/pop songcraft of his former acclaimed indie outfits, Port O’Brien and WATERS, Van William offers an auspicious glimpse into a promising future on The Revolution EP, his first solo effort. SONTALK is the duality that exists in all of us. 

Admission: $13 in advance / $15 general admission

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The Cotones

The Cotones / Category 9 / Saint Lune

Tuesday / September 18, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

The Cotones are a Boston, Massachusetts–based indie/alternative rock group. Category 9 is a Boston-based power trio formed in 2016. Saint Lune is a rock band from Boston formed in 2017.

Admission: Free

Paola Munda: The Sound of My Journey

Thursday / September 20, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Paola Munda is a singer-songwriter and leader of the Lotus Sound, a circle singers open group based in Boston, Massachusetts. Munda will present part of her first album, which she is recording as a soloist and with her group.

Admission: Free

Juke Ross

Juke Ross

Friday / September 21, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Juke Ross is a singer-songwriter with a dusky, warm voice and an infectious spirit of affirmation, hailing from the small country of Guyana on South America’s northern coast.

Admission: $12 in advance / $15 (standing room only)

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Bill Laurance

Bill Laurance (of Snarky Puppy)

Wednesday / September 26, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Bill Laurance is a three-time Grammy Award–winning pianist, composer, and performer.

Admission: $15 in advance / $18 general admission (standing room only)

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Bill Laurance

Bill Laurance (of Snarky Puppy)

Wednesday / September 26, 2018 / 9:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Bill Laurance is a three-time Grammy Award–winning pianist, composer, and performer.

Admission: $15 in advance / $18 general admission (standing room only)

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Sarah McKenzie

Sarah McKenzie

Thursday / September 27, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Famed New York–area radio station WBGO-FM, WBGO.org, and Berklee present the Checkout—Live at Berklee.

Admission: $5 for students / $10 general admission (standing room only)

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Your Smith

Your Smith (Formerly Caroline Smith) / The Blue

Sunday / September 30, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Your Smith, formerly known as Caroline Smith, relocated from her native Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Los Angeles, California, after signing with Pulse Recording. The Blue is a country punk/retro alternative duo created by India Shore and Claire Altendahl in early 2016.

Admission: $15 in advance / $17 (standing room only)

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Donovan Woods

Donovan Woods and the Opposition

Monday / October 1, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Donovan Woods’s new album is a study in contrasts, as one would expect from its name: Both Ways.

Admission: $12 in advance / $15 general admission

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Tove Styrke

Tove Styrke

Friday / October 5, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Tove Styrke is a platinum-selling and award-winning artist in her native Sweden.

Admission: $18 in advance / $20 general admission (standing room only)

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Kyle Nasser

Kyle Nasser Sextet Featuring Roman Filiu and Allan Mednard

Thursday / October 11, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

A Massachusetts native and graduate of Harvard University and Berklee College of Music, Kyle Nasser has been described as possessing “superlative musicianship as a performer, writer, and bandleader.”

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

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Jennifer Hartswick and Nick Cassarino Duo

Jennifer Hartswick and Nick Cassarino Duo

Friday / October 12, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Jennifer Hartswick and Nick Cassarino have been playing, writing, laughing, and storytelling for almost two decades.

Admission: $15 general admission (standing room only)

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Gina Chavez

Gina Chavez

Friday / October 19, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Gina Chavez is a multi-ethnic Latin pop songstress who blends the sounds of the Americas with tension and grace.

Admission: $10 for students / $15 general admission (standing room only)

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Missy Raines Trio

Missy Raines Trio and Tony Furtado

Wednesday / October 24, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Based in Nashville, Tennessee, Missy Raines is considered one of the most respected, popular, and trailblazing figures in bluegrass today. Very few musicians of any stripe personify a musical genre as completely as Tony Furtado embodies Americana roots music.

Admission: $10 in advance / $12 general admission

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The Wind + The Wave

The Wind and the Wave

Thursday / October 25, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

In 2014, the Wind and the Wave, a duo from Austin, Texas, quietly released From the Wreckage, one of the best albums of the year.

Admission: $15 general admission (standing room only)

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Blanco White

Blanco White

Friday / October 26, 2018 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Blanco White started as the solo project of London native Josh Edwards in 2014.

Admission: $10 in advance / $12 general admission (standing room only)

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