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Friday June 5 2015
 8:30PM doors -- music at 9:00PM ••• ALL AGES
Jonathan Richman
 Live! On Stage: Jonathan Richman featuring Tommy Larkins on the drums
 Rock, folk, new wave, proto-punk
Sonny Smith
 Low-Key Garage 'Pop supernaturalism'
Rykarda Parasol
 Alternative Rock, Folk Rock, Blues, Jazz

Jonathan Richman
Jonathan Richman
from Boston, MA
Jonathan Michael Richman is an American singer, songwriter and guitarist. In 1970 he founded the Modern Lovers, an influential proto-punk band. Since the mid-1970s, Richman has worked either solo or with low-key, generally acoustic, backing. He is known for his wide-eyed,unaffected and childlike outlook, and music that, while rooted in rock and roll, often draws on influences from around the world.

Sonny Smith
Sonny Smith
from San Francisco, CA-
Smith began playing blues piano in bars when he was nineteen years old. Skipping between the Rocky Mountains of Denver, San Francisco, and Central America, he began to write original songs, short stories and plays. Smith’s travels in Central America inspired his narrative approach and original style of folk music.

In 2003, Smith was commissioned by Watchword literary magazine to make a CD of one-act plays delivered as songs. This project led Smith in a new direction, incorporating theatre and dialogue into his evolving approach to music. At the Headlands Center for the Arts, he was awarded a residency in May 2005 to create a feature length musical, The Dangerous Stranger, which included guest performers such as folk singer Jolie Holland, local singer Peggy Honeywell (artist Clare Rojas), Miranda July, and set designer Daniel Tierney.

He wrote his last album, Antenna to the Afterworld, based on some paranormal experiences he had

Rykarda Parasol
Rykarda Parasol
from San Francisco/Paris-

A unique deep gender-bending voice, Parasol's stories are dark personal narratives. Often compared to literary notables as well as musical ones, Parasol's work is an eclectic and intense mix that leaves the listener with shadowy cinematic imagery-