combined group image-5Join Us on the First Friday of Each Month for the Jam’n Java Open Mic at Kickstand Cafe
6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
594 Mass. Ave., Arlington, MA
(Arlington Center)

Sign up to play or come listen to talented local performers.
Admission is free. All are welcome.
Food and beverages available for purchase.

On a typical evening, 12 to 14 acts perform two songs each and a featured act performs a 30-minute set midway through the evening. For more information on playing at the Jam’n Java Open Mic:  Sign Up Information

Open mic performers range from individuals simply wishing to share their music with others to aspiring local performers looking for a venue to try out new material and polish their performance skills. Our featured acts showcase some of the finest local acoustic performers in the area.

December 4th  Featured Performer: Cosy Sheridan

Cozy Sheridan Cosy Sheridan has been called “one of the era’s finest and most thoughtful singer-songwriters.” She is a past winner of both the Kerrville Folk Festival’s New Folk Award and The Telluride Bluegrass Festival Troubadour Contest.

She’s released ten CDs, teaches songwriting at workshops and camps across the country and has written a one-woman-show. She is one of the most respected touring musicians on the folk circuit, performing across the country from coffeehouses to Carnegie Hall.

Upcoming Featured Performers

Courage and the Bear  Friday, January 8, 2016

The Wicked Pickers – Friday, February 5, 2016

The Harmonators –  Friday, March 4, 2016

Woody Carpinella – Friday, April 1, 2016

Smile When You are on Stage

066Smile when you’re on stage!  Each month we are posting pictures of Jam’n Java Open Mic performers and featured acts  on our Facebook page!  From our Facebook page, click on Photos to see  our entire collection or select Albums to view photos from each open mic.  We will try to post  photos within a week of each open mic.  “Like Us” if you like what you see and want to be part of the conversation.

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