Swear and ShakeRed Room at Cafe 939
Directly supporting acts like the Lumineers, Delta Rae, American Authors, G. Love and Special Sauce, among others, Swear and Shake, presented by Crossroads, has gone from city to city connecting with different audiences. Jillette Johnson has been performing live since she was 12, captivating audiences with her sultry, thoughtful, piano-driven tunes.
Ani Choying Drolma Live in ConcertBerklee Performance Center
Ani Choying Drolma is a Tibetan-Nepalese Buddhist nun and internationally acclaimed singer known as the "Buddhist Rock Star."
Briana WashingtonBrewer Plaza
Lizje SarriaB3 Restaurant
Colombian performer Lizje Sarria is a versatile composer, arranger, and solo artist of soulful music.
Conversation and Q&A with Hit Songwriter Kara DioGuardiBerklee Performance Center
Grammy-nominated hit songwriter and producer Kara DioGuardi, who is also an author, Broadway performer, and TV personality, will share stories about her path to writing the songs that sold 160 million records.
Aliya Cycon ProjectBoston Public Market
Aliya Cycon Project blends Cycon’s soulful compositions with characteristics of traditional Arabic music to create an unforgettable East-meets-West experience.
Conversation and Q&A with Hit Songwriter Lori McKennaBerklee Performance Center
Hit songwriter Lori McKenna will talk about her path to writing no. 1 songs for country artists Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, and Faith Hill, as well as her career as a recording artist.
Sarah Vela / Lisa Oduor-NoahGeorges Island
Sarah Vela is a singer-songwriter and performer based out of Oakland, California. Her sound offers a laidback, soulful, and captivating effect. Lisa Akech Oduor-Noah is a Kenyan singer who was introduced to music through her sibling’s playing of varied styles of music, from R&B to Lingala.
Born into a musical family, Gregory George Groover Jr., is a 23-year-old tenor saxophonist who has possessed a passion for music since age 10.
Justin SalisburyBrewer Plaza
While growing up in the small town of Clatskanie, Oregon, Justin Salisbury studied and played with many of the Pacific Northwest's finest musicians, including Clay Giberson, Derek Sims, and Alan Jones.