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Masters of observant dark comedy and torchbearers of the infectious and energetic sounds of Weezer, Title Fight, and The Police, Remo Drive are coming to Portsmouth to claim the title of 'Best Damn Emo Band in the World'.
With more than thirty thousand songs, a pro sound system, and the randiest host in the Seacoast—Agatha Crusty—karaoke at The Press Room promises you a few minutes of fame and hours of fun.
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 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.
RiverRun Bookstore will be partnering with best-selling author J.D. Barker and The Press Room to host a reading and book signing to benefit the Portsmouth Halloween Parade.
Celebrate the life and music of one of the great American songwriters with musicians from around the Seacoast covering tunes from the Tom Petty canon. Performers include Jake Mehrmann, Eric Ott, Geoff Palmer, Chelsea Paolini, Dave Talmage, and more.
Thursday night from 9:30 to close we'll have a rotating cast of DJs downstairs, spanning every genre imaginable and spinning every hit you never knew you needed in your life.
Partnering with the New Hampshire Film Festival for the first time, The Press Room offers film-lovers an alternative to theaters and screening rooms with two days of film in a casual setting.
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.
While best known as the charismatic frontman of Alt-Country heroes The Old 97’s, it’s ultimately Rhett Miller’s songs themselves that will have the enduring power to outlive us all. With razor-sharp wit and a knack for intimate storytelling, Rhett’s repertoire tackles everything from wild one-night stands to struggles with depression. To hear the man is to feel heard.