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The Jam'n Java Open Mic and Coffeehouse, open Fridays every month, performs its sets at the Kickstand Cafe. The next is set for Friday, Nov. 7, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., at 694 Mass. Ave.

Listen to talented local performers or sign up to play. All are welcome. Admission is free.

 

 

Jam'n Java Open Mic

Friday, Nov. 7,
6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Kickstand Cafe
594 Mass. Ave.

 

 
Come listen to talented local performers or sign up to play.
All are welcome. Admission is free.
 

Performer signup

  • Show up between 6:00 - 6:30 to sign up. Playing order will be randomly assigned with the first performer going on at 6:45.
     
  • Anyone arriving after6:30will be added to the performer list in the order that they sign up.
     
  • If there is not enough time for someone to perform, they will be guaranteed a slot the following month if they show up by6:30.
A typical evening provides an opportunity for about 12 to 14 acts to perform two songs each.Each month we also have a feature act that performs a 30 minute set. For more information:

http://jamn-java-open-mic.org/home/information-for-performers


Upcoming Jam’n Java Open Mic Dates and Featured Performers

December 5- Rich Eilbert 
January 2  -  Mark Sandman
February 6- Terry  Kitchen
March 6- The Harmonators

Learn more about upcoming and past featured performers. The Featured Performer section of our web site includes information about performers, music samples, links to their websites as well as information about where you can purchase their CDs.

http://jamn-java-open-mic.org/home/feature-performer


Smile When You’re on Stage! 

Each month we postphotos from thepast open mic on ourFacebookpage. 

We try to get them postedwithin a week of each open mic. 


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Visit our Website: http://jamn-java-open-mic.org


Volunteers Needed!

It takes a village to make our open mic happen.  Well, at least a few dedicated people!  If you would like to be a part ofthe Jam'n Java Open Mic,email us at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please provide contact information and tell us a little about yourself.We are currently looking for someone to run our sound board!
 

AUNT MIMI
Nov. 7
Featured Act

Aunt Mimi (Steven Malatesta and Dermot Whittaker) are an audience pleasing duo that combines tight harmonies, varied guitar arrangements, and a wide range of styles in a way that keeps audiences listening and anticipating the next tune.

Their huge repertoire includes American rock ballads, British pop, folk, and country songs from the present day and going back to the 1950’s. They sing favorites as well as lesser known gems by artists as diverse as, Guster, the Everly Brothers, Counting Crows, Gillian Welch, Elvis Costello, Gordon Lightfoot, the Jayhawks, and, the Beatles.

About the Jam'n Java Open Mic at Kickstand Cafe

The Jam’n Java Open Mic was established to provide a free, live music venue for the Arlington community and a supportive environment for area performers.  Now in its fifth year, it was the inspiration ofStephanie Marlin-Curiel and is currently hosted by Mark Sandman, Joe Burns Dianne "De" Iannitelli andGlen Woodworth.  A special thank you to the owners and Staff of the Kickstand Cafe for providing a home and for their support of the Jam'n Java Open Mic.