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ONGOING EVENTS

EVERY MONDAY:

IN THE FRONT ROOM:
6:45pm:
BUR-RUN

9:30pm: HELENA DELANEY, JOHNNY O'LEARY & FRIENDS IRISH SESSION

IN THE BACK ROOM:
8:30pm: STUMP TRIVIA

EVERY TUESDAY:

FRONT ROOM:
8:30pm: JASON ANICK & THE SWINGERS Swing/Jazz

EVERY WEDNESDAY:

FRONT ROOM:
9:00pm:
AMERICANA SESSION with: GRAIN THIEF

BACK ROOM:
7:30pm:
BACKROOM SERIES with BRIAN O'DONOVAN (of "A Celtic Sojourn" on WGBH)

10pm: COMEDY NIGHT
with
ARTY P

EVERY THURSDAY:

FRONT ROOM:
9:30pm:
AMERICAN SESSION with MATT BORRELLO, MIKE VERGE & Company

BACK ROOM:
7pm: BACKROOM SERIES with TOM BIANCHI

10pm: L80's NIGHT with SCATTERSHOT!

EVERY FRIDAY:

FRONT ROOM:
9:30pm:
IRISH SESSION

BACK ROOM:
7pm: BACKROOM SERIES
with TOM BIANCHI

10pm: COVER BAND

EVERY SATURDAY:

FRONT ROOM:
2pm: BLUEGRASS SESSION
5pm: HUNTER AMERICANA
9:30pm: IRISH SESSION

BACK ROOM:
7pm: BACKROOM SERIES with TOM BIANCHI

10pm: COVER BAND

EVERY SUNDAY:

FRONT ROOM:
3pm:
JOHN GANNON & Friends IRISH SESSION

6pm: ALAN KAUFMAN & FRIENDS OLD TIMEY SESSION

9pm:
LOS GOUTOS

BACK ROOM:

9am - 3pm:
BEATLES BRUNCH (Music 11-2pm)

7pm: BACKROOM SERIES with TOM BIANCHI

BURREN BACKROOM SERIES
JANUARY SHOWS About
FRI 18
7pm: Chuck McDermott
Massachusetts Country Music Hall Of Fame inductee
 
10pm: SPIKE THE PUNCH (Cover Band)
SAT 19
7pm: An Intimate Evening with Bill Janovitz Founding Member of Buffalo Tom - with special guest: Scott Janovitz
 
10pm: SCATTERSHOT (Cover Band)
SUN 20
3:30pm: 4th ANNUAL JEFF BERLIN FUNDRAISER Benefiting Our Space Rocks
 
MON 21
11am: Matt Heaton & The Outside Toys infectious fun & stellar, no nonsense musicianship that kids & their parents can enjoy!
 
TUE 22
7pm: Smooch featuring Julie Rama Winslow A unique blend of folk, funk & pop!
 
THUR 24
7pm: Songs of Resistance
Protest and Political Songs of the ‘50s, ‘60s, ‘70s. and today - Presented by members of the Tufts University Music Faculty
 
10pm: SCATTERSHOT (80s Cover Band)
FRI 25
7pm: Jocelyn Limmer CD Release Show! With Special Guest Mary Casiello
 
10pm: RIP CORD (Cover Band)
SAT 26
7pm: The Social No11 Burren Backroom Favorites Social No 11 Return to The Backroom!
 
10pm: COVER UP (Cover Band)
SUN 27
7:30pm: Parlour Bells | The Daylilies Two of the Finest Bands in Boston Rock Join Forces!
 
THUR 31
7pm: Emerald Rae & Andrew Delaney
Songwriter Shootout with Fiddler & Folksinger Emerald Rae and fearlessly neurotic indie-folk star Andrew Delaney
 
10pm: SCATTERSHOT (80s Cover Band)
FEBRUARY SHOWS About
FRI 1
7pm: Quinn Bachand’s Brishen, “Kaleidoscopic Swing”
Original western and euro-gypsy swing from Canada!
 
10pm: CLOSING TIME (Cover Band)
SAT 2
7pm: THE BAND THAT TIME FORGOT
Impeccably played renditions of lesser known songs from the late1960’s
 
10pm: RIP CORD (Cover Band)
WED 6
7pm: Kathleen Parks & Brad Bensko Single Release Super Talents Kathleen Parks (Twisted Pine) & Brad Bensko perform Selections off of their 60’s Pop inspired Debut Album!
 
THUR 7
7pm: Jesse Lege & Bayou Brew Traditional Cajun Dance Music featuring some of Louisiana’s finest!
 
10pm: SCATTERSHOT (80s Cover Band)
FRI 8
7pm: Alex Fam with Special Guest Three Mile Mountain
Alex Fam Album Release Show! w/ special guest Three Mile Mountain (Prateek and Taylor Holland)
 
10pm: POP DISASTER (Cover Band)
SAT 9
7pm: Miriam | Creek River String Band Two Burren Favorites Join Forces!
 
10pm: SPITTIN' VINNIES (Cover Band)
SUN 10
4pm: The Henry Acker Trio 14 year old jazz guitar prodigy Henry Acker and company blaze through a high energy set of Django Jazz!
 
7:30pm: Home: A Dixie Chicks Album Tribute with Sadie, Sophie, Liv, and Jobi Four of Boston's up & coming singer-songwriters & instrumentalists are joining forces to honor the Dixie Chicks!
 
TUE 12
8pm: Silver Arrow Band Weddding Band Showcase
 
THUR 14
7pm: Susan Cattaneo, Kirsten Maxwell & Sophie Buskin
Whether you’re in love, out of love or somewhere in between, these talented artists have the songs for you this Valentine’s Day!
 
10pm: SCATTERSHOT (80s Cover Band)
FRI 15
7pm: Antje Duvekot - Two Shows! One of Boston's top singer songwriters
 
10pm: SPIKE THE PUNCH (Cover Band)
SAT 16
7pm: Antje Duvekot - Two Shows! One of Boston's top singer songwriters
 
10pm: SCATTERSHOT (Cover Band)
SUN 17
7:30pm: George Woods Band, The Canvas Collective & Sophia Belle as Home Despot
 
TUE 19
7pm: DEADLINE A Capella Group From Boston Featuring Special Guests!
 
WED 20
7:30pm: MAC - McKasson / Alexander / Cotter Contemporary folk trio
 
THUR 21
7:30pm: WUMB Presents Grain Thief
Riding the release of their debut CD, Grain Thief is added to the long list of amazing talent to broadcast live on WUMB!
 
10pm: SCATTERSHOT (80s Cover Band)
FRI 22
7pm: Melanie Brulee, Rachel Marie Two Great Rising Stars in Folk and Americana-Melanie Brulee and Rachel Marie!
 
10pm: JIMMYS DOWN (Cover Band)
SAT 23
7pm: Alan Scardapane, Charlotte Rose Benjamin Alan Scardapane Returns with Folk Pop Artist Charlotte Rose Benjamin!
 
10pm: COVER UP (Cover Band)
SUN 24
7:30pm: Robbie O'Connell and Rose Clancy Irish Folk
 
TUE 26
7pm: David Lawson, “Nazis & Me” One Man Show About Confronting Hate Set In A Time Where Hateful Americans Feel a Strong Sense Of Comfort: Right Now
 
WED 27
7:30pm: Andrea Beaton and Troy McGillivray Down East Irish Traditional music
 
THUR 28
6pm: SECOND ANNUAL JAMMING FOR JUSTICE CONCERT
Concert to benefit the New England Innocence Project's Running for Innocence team.
 
10pm: SCATTERSHOT (80s Cover Band)
MARCH SHOWS About
FRI 1
7pm: The Kennedys w/ Special Guest Jason & Jacob Sibi-Okumu Legendary Folk & Community Favorites The Kennedys Return
 
10pm: TBA (Cover Band)
SAT 2
7pm: Robin Lane & The Chartbusters CD Release Show ORobin Lane and the gang get together to share their new 3 CD compilation featuring the hits and previously unreleased material
 
10pm: TBA (Cover Band)
SUN 3
4pm: Robin Lane & The Chartbusters CD Release Show ORobin Lane and the gang get together to share their new 3 CD compilation featuring the hits and previously unreleased material
 
10pm: TBA (Cover Band)
TUE 5
7pm: Town Mountain Band Hard Drivin’ Carolina Stringband Town Mountain Returns!
 
SAT 9
7pm: Western Centuries Country Rockers Western Centuries Return to The Burren!
 
10pm: TBA (Cover Band)
SUN 10
7:30pm: Danny Barnes, Joe Kenneally Banjo & Bluegrass legend Danny Barnes & Boston’s favorite guitar/picker/ singer/songwriter Joe Keneally join forces!
 
TUE 12
8pm: Silver Arrow Band Weddding Band Showcase
 
WED 13
7:30pm: Heron Valley An energetic, young folk band from Scotland
 
SUN 17
St. Patrick's Day Dinner Show at The Burren
Celebrate this St. Patrick's Day with a special Irish variety show in The Burren Backroom with traditional Irish tunes, ballads, stories & dancing, featuring: Tommy McCarthy, Louise Costello, Robert Elliott & Seamus Noonan, along with special guests.

SIX SHOWS:
9am; 11am; 1pm; 3pm; 5pm; 7pm

 
WED 20
7:30pm: Matthew Byrne Traditional Folk
 
SAT 23
7pm: Gumboots: The Music of Paul Simon A Group of New England's Premier Musicians Play the Songs of Paul Simon!
 
10pm: TBA (Cover Band)
WED 27
7:30pm: RUNA One of Irish musics new super-groups
 
APRIL SHOWS About
WED 3
7:30pm: Jim Malcolm Scottish singer songwriter
 
FRI 5
7pm: Kat Chapman, Mary Casiello
Two Powerful Performers Join Forces for a Great Night of Music!
 
10pm: TBA (Cover Band)
SAT 6
7pm: The Mudhens
The Mudhens - a rock n' roll frolic with a Latin flair that could have taken place at a jazz club in the roarin' 20's!
 
10pm: TBA (Cover Band)
SUN 7
7:30pm: Fellswater Boston Celtic music ensemble
 
TUE 9
8pm: Silver Arrow Band Weddding Band Showcase
 
FRI 12
7pm: The Revelers
A tonic of swamp-pop, Cajun, country, blues, & zydeco Groove bound &dance compelling Louisiana Super Group
 
10pm: TBA (Cover Band)
SAT 13
7pm: Evan Goodrow
Burren Favorite Evan Goodrow Returns!
 
10pm: TBA (Cover Band)
SAT 20
7pm: Jen Kearney! (Reschedule from Jan 10, 2019!)
A tonic of swamp-pop, Cajun, country, blues, & zydeco Groove bound &dance compelling Louisiana Super Group
 
10pm: TBA (Cover Band)
FRI 26
7pm: The Gravel Project, Sonya Rae Taylor Band A Night of Rockin' Blues and Funk Jams - The Gravel Project and Sonya Rae Taylor Band
 
10pm: TBA (Cover Band)