WholeTone Family Band & Instrument Petting Zoo

312 Highland Ave, Somerville (see map on right)
Band Contact: Nora Maynard
Saturday, May 12 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

We will have a rotating cast of characters, students, and faculty associated with the WholeTone Music Academy showcasing their skills from 2-4pm with open jams & sing-alongs (inviting audience members into the mix) occurring before and after. Singer-songwriter-teacher SureFireCure (aka Nora Maynard) will be performing a folk-ish set at 3pm, with a mixture of other ensembles in jazz, classical, and other styles tba.


51 Russell St., Somerville (see map on right)
Band Contact: Steven Morse
Saturday, May 13 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

porch covers alllll day. Guest djembe and vocal artist DJ Brett collaborating for an acoustic set in early afternoon. 2nd set in the official 4-6 slot. Led Zep, Hendrix, blue album Weezer, Simon and Garfunkel, James Taylor, Bill Withers, Beatles, Nick Drake, Gordon Lightfoot, Black Keys, Allman Bros, RHCP, and other odds and ends.

The Different Strokes

12 Foskett St, Somerville (see map on right)
Band Contact: Alex Morelli
Saturday, May 21 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Two black kids from Harlem, Arnold Jackson and older brother Willis, are welcomed into the family of wealthy New York businessman Philip Drummond when their mother, his housekeeper, passes away. The two brothers become part of the Drummond family and learn various lessons about life.

The Different Strokes are Eric Ahern, Sean Beck, Andrew Labak, Alex Morelli, and Nancy Yao.


33 Pearson Avenue, Somerville (see map on right)
Band Contact: Heather Landis
Saturday, May 21 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

2 Dads and some Party Rock covers. Nothing fancy or serious, strictly fun.


23 Thorpe Street, Somerville (see map on right)
Band Contact: Sur5ILL Music
Saturday, May 21 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Boston lyrical pugilist Sur5ILL (pronounced "Survival") embarked on a solo career in 2013 after having been involved with the jam band, The LE Project, as a vocalist and rhythm guitarist. He began to furiously rap about non-conventional topics such as being a black nerd, operating as a wingman at a bar, or satirizing the corporate workplace.

Sur5ILL released his third Hip Hop mixtape, entitled​ “Exception,” on Oct. 16, 2015. It is​ available for free download and streaming at​​​.

Somerville Ukulele Club (SUC)

163 Summer St, Somerville (see map on right)
Band Contact: Elizabeth Hoey
Saturday, May 16 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Somerville Ukulele Club is the winsome fivesome of Elizabeth Hoey, Abby Taylor, Jenn Sutkowski, Ashley Holtgraver, and Emily Taylor. We like strumming, banging on triangles, and making our own dreamy versions of classics by the likes of Prince, Sam Cooke, R. Kelley, Duran Duran, and Natalie Imbruglia. Now with even more percussion and original songs!

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