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. 

 

German Schauss: The Thinking Shredder’s Approach to Guitar, Technique, and Sounds

Tuesday / July 25, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Internationally renowned guitar virtuoso German Schauss will present a clinic on modern rock guitar techniques and concepts.

Admission: Free

Nat Reed

Nat Reed / glo / Daiza

Tuesday / July 25, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Nat Reed is a new R&B-pop artist rising through the Boston music scene. Based in Boston, glo is an electronic-pop duo featuring Dyami Wilson and Austin Macasieb. Electronic art producer Daiza (a.k.a. Danielle Thwaites) is a Berklee student whose sound is best described as unpredictable yet oddly cohesive. 

Admission: Free

Self Portraits

Self Portraits / LANDS / Enta Tenta

Wednesday / July 26, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Self Portraits is a female-fronted rock band based out of Berklee College of Music. LANDS is an eight-member band who all met at Berklee. Enta Tenta is an electronic-pop duo with unique, catchy songs. 

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

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Berke McKelvey Clinic: Preparing for Your College Audition

Thursday / July 27, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Berklee faculty member Berke McKelvey presents a clinic on what to do, and what not to do, as you audition for college admission or scholarship.

Admission: Free

Don Lappin's Two-Hand Technique

Tuesday / August 1, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Don Lappin will present a clinic on his two-hand tapping technique for guitar. 

Admission: Free

Sports

Sports / YEEK

Saturday / August 5, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Sports is an Oklahoma-based band of wizards who conjure pop music spells for all ears. YEEK is based in Los Angeles, California.

Admission: $12 in advance / $14 general admission

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Jay Min Lee

Thursday / August 10, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Guitarist Jay Min Lee presents his senior recital. 

Admission: Free

Adam Torres

Adam Torres

Friday / August 11, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Adam Torres is a folk singer-songwriter based out of Austin, Texas.

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

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Mauricio Morales' Senior Recital

Monday / August 14, 2017 / 3:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Accompanied by his sextet, Mauricio Morales presents his recital at Berklee performing original music.

Admission: Free

Taylor Baldwin's Senior Recital

Tuesday / August 15, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Taylor Baldwin presents a blend of classical and contemporary music featuring the violin.

Admission: Free

Kamila Csengeova's Senior Recital

Wednesday / August 16, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

A recipient of the John LaPorta Award from Berklee, Kamila Csengeova is a guitarist from the Czech Republic. 

Admission: Free

Sonia Coronado

Thursday / August 17, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

In her senior recital, Sonia Coronado will present fusion and rock music with a five-piece band. 

Admission: Free

marquisFILTHY

SummerSlam 2017

Saturday / August 19, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

marquisFILTHY is a 19-year-old Boston rap artist who is signed to Plan A Records.

Admission: $15 general admission

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Birdtalker / Becca Mancari

Monday / September 11, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Zack and Dani of Birdtalker write songs as a way to share ideas they care about and sentiments they feel deeply. Becca Mancari mixes the organic stomp of American roots music with the approach and attitude of raw rock 'n' roll. Presented by Crossroads.

 

Admission: $15

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Gabby Michelle: Album Release Show

Friday / September 15, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Inspired by artists like Sara Bareilles, Ingrid Michaelson, and Ed Sheeran, local singer-songwriter Gabby Michelle presents her debut album, August

Admission: Free

Penny & Sparrow

Penny & Sparrow / Lowland Hum

Friday / September 15, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Texas-born duo Penny & Sparrow have a musical maturity that has been honed over half a decade and hundreds of live shows. Lowland Hum is an art-folk band based in Charlottesville, Virginia, made up of husband-and-wife team Daniel and Lauren Goans.

Admission: $20 in advance / $24 general admission (standing room only)

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Ben Sollee and Kentucky Native

Ben Sollee and Kentucky Native

Friday / September 22, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Ten years ago, Kentucky native Ben Sollee came to prominence by singing a Sam Cooke song while playing the cello.

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

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GoGo Penguin

GoGo Penguin

Wednesday / September 27, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Hailing from Manchester, England, acoustic-electronica trio GoGo Penguin comprises pianist Chris Illingworth, bassist Nick Blacka, and drummer Rob Turner. 

Admission: $17 in advance / $20 general admission

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Sam Dixon: Poweraxium

Thursday / September 28, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Guitar principal Sam Dixon presents a five-piece heavy metal ensemble performing music from surprisingly different eras.

Admission: Free

The Songs of Angelo Valori

Thursday / October 5, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

A small rhythm section (drums, acoustic piano, bass, guitar, vocals, and horn) perform the songs of Italian composer Angelo Valori from Pescara, Italy.

Admission: Free

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