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December 2018

The Larry Garland Jazz Jam w/River City Jazz

Tue, Dec 11 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Tue, Nov 5, 2019

The Press Room – Downstairs, 77 Daniel Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801 US

For more than forty years, pianist Larry Garland presided over The Press Room’s legendary Tuesday night jazz jam. The tradition lives on in the spirit of Garland, who always welcomed players of all ages and abilities to join in the freewheeling fun.

Hoot Night w/Dave Gerard

Tue, Dec 11 @ 8:30 pm
The Press Room – Downstairs, 77 Daniel Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801 US
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open mic night

Hoot Night has been of the Seacoast’s most popular open mic nights since our doors first opened in 1976. Hosted by a rotating cast of notable musicians, Hoot Night is your opportunity to work out new songs, dust of old ones, or simply perform in front of an audience.

The Glenn Wixson Family Holiday Extravaganza

Wed, Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm
The Press Room – Upstairs, 77 Daniel Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801 US
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The Glenn Wixson Family Holiday Extravaganza

The Seventh Annual Glenn Wixson Family Holiday Extravaganza live The Press Room!

Lonesome Lunch w/Dave Talmage

Fri, Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Friday, repeating until Fri, Jun 28, 2019

The Press Room – Downstairs, 77 Daniel Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801 US
Dave Talmage Lonesome Lunch Image

Folk and bluegrass multi-instrumentalist Old Time Dave Talmage joins us every Friday downstairs for lunch, salting the room with good time tunes, and a sad song peppered in here and there.

Upstate w/Laura Fox

Fri, Dec 14 @ 9:00 pm
The Press Room – Upstairs, 77 Daniel Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801 US
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upstate

This acoustic sextet from Upstate New York is a sonic whirlwind of foot-stomping Americana, complete with mandolin, cajon, upright bass, and guitar led by a soaring harmonic trio of powerhouse female vocalists.

Shanty, Forebitter, and Foc’s’l Ballad Singaround

Sat, Dec 15 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until Sun, Nov 17, 2019

The Press Room – Downstairs, 77 Daniel Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801 US

The Press Room Shanty, Forebitter, and Foc’s’l Ballad Singaround makes the downstairs' “rafters roar” with songs embracing Portsmouth’s maritime heritage—songs of fishing, whaling, shipwreck, and naval battle; songs of trade, clipper races, and sailors’ pursuits on ship and shore.

Erin Costelo

Sat, Dec 15 @ 9:00 pm
The Press Room – Upstairs, 77 Daniel Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801 US
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erin costelo

Although she has been compared to icons like Carole King and Nina Simone, Erin Costelo’s fifth studio album, Sweet Marie, cements her status as an utterly inimitable voice in Americana music.

PMAC Jazz Institute Showcase

Sun, Dec 16 @ 1:00 pm
The Press Room – Upstairs, 77 Daniel Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801 US
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PMAC Jazz Institute Showcase

The Jazz Institute at PMAC is the premiere jazz education program on the Seacoast. Join the ensembles of The Jazz Institute, both youth and adult, as they present their first concert of the holiday season!

Anglo-Celtic Traditional Session

Sun, Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until Sun, Nov 3, 2019

The Press Room – Downstairs, 77 Daniel Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801 US

Now held Sunday afternoons, the weekly Anglo-Celtic traditional folk/roots session has been a Press Room tradition since 1982. The singers and musicians embrace the songs and tunes of the folklore and musical heritage of England, Scotland, and Ireland, as well as songs of the sea, humorous English Music Hall songs, and the occasional old timey or bluegrass melody. All are welcomed to lead a song or join us in the choruses.

Sunday Night Jazz: Swingin’ for the Holidays

Sun, Dec 16 @ 6:00 pm
The Press Room – Upstairs, 77 Daniel Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801 US
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Swingin’ for the Holidays

Back by popular demand is Ryan Parker’s Big Band Christmas Gala Concert!

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