LI Concert Notes #20 9/20/07

“The president just found out you used to be a planet, not just some dog he took a picture with at Disneyland” – Anthony da Costa

Here’s some great Live Music on LI.
Venue addresses/phones/URLs at end of all listings. Please scroll down.
For more information about great live music on LI and elsewhere
Please visit Michael Kornfeld and Glen Roethel’s excellent website

Day Date Time Artist Venue

Thu 9/20 8:30 Kelly Valsamis, Dave and Magge Drew, Vinny DiMarco, George Cintron Pisces Café, Babylon
Fri 9/21 8:00 David Massengill Our Times Coffeehouse, Garden CityFri9/21 7:00 Cathy Kreger Starfish Rest., 2095 Merrick Rd., Merrick
Sat 9/22
11:00 Vitamin D Tailgators, 232 E Main St, PatchogueWed9/26 8:00 Toby Walker & Pat Wictor Brokerage, Bellmore
9/26 8:00 Todd Martin Acoustic LI, Deepwells Mansion, St. JamesFri9/26 8:00 Richie Havens IMAC, Huntington
9/26 8:00 Chris Hillman Boulton Center, Bay ShoreSat9/29 7:30 Peggy Seeger Last Licks Caféé, Huntington
9/29 8:00 Tim Dillon Soul Growth, LindenhurstSat9/29 8:00 Cathy Kreger Elijah Churchill, 1031 Rt 25A, Fort Salonga
Sat 9/29 8:00 Vienna Teng Boulton Center, Bay ShoreSat9/29 8:00 Loudon Wainwright III Stephen Talkhouse, Amagansett
9/29 8:00 Martha Trachtenberg, Tom Griffith, Diane Garisto & Andy Huenerberg Song Box, Seaford
Sun 9/30 2:00 Bill Morrissey University Café, Stony Brook

Corrections and Comments are welcome.   Support Live Music on Long Island.
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VenuesFMSH (Folk Music Society of Huntington) First Saturday Concerts and Hard Luck Caféé. Congregational Church of Huntington, 30 Washington Dr., Centerport. For info: 631-425-2925 Most concerts are preceded by a one-hour open mic.

Eclectic Café. The Eclectic Caféé is held on the second Saturday of each month, September through May.

The Unitarian Universalist Society of South Suffolk – 28 Brentwood Road Bay Shore 631-968-0667. Parking is available along Brentwood Road and in the Sinai Reform Temple parking lot across the street. We ask that you please avoid parking in the medical offices’ parking lots south of the church. The open mic starts at 7:30pm. Performers wishing to participate should sign up by 7:30. The featured artists begin at about 8:30pm.Admission is $10 for non-members ($5 for High School students with ID), and $8 for members. Membership is $12 a year. You can become a member at any time and your membership will be for a full calendar year, starting that month. Family memberships are also available. Ask at the ticket table for details. Refreshments are available.   We would also appreciate a donation of canned or dry food for local charity. The Eclectic Café is an all-volunteer, non-profit committee of the UUSSSUniversity Café, Stony Brook. Tickets are $25.00 with a student rate of $20.00. Ticket information/reservations may be made by email to or by calling 631-632-1093. Please visit the website at University Caféé (a not-for-profit organization) is located in the Stony Brook Union, near the LaValle Stadium Parking Lot, at Stony Brook University. Press contact: Charlie Backfish at 631-632-1093 or via e mail: Stage. All shows are at 8:00 p.m. Doors open at 7:15 PM Tickets $15. Garden Stage is a an all- volunteer, non-profit, committee of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Central Nassau. Indulge in delicious homemade desserts in the Malette Gallery while enjoying the work of local artists during the intermission. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Central Nassau. 223 Stewart Avenue. Garden City. 516-248-8855 1/2 Block North of the Long Island Railroad, Nassau Boulevard Station.Acoustic LI at Deepwells Mansion (25A) St. James.

Soul Growth Open Mic. 50 W Montauk Hwy. Lindenhurst 631 957 46921 block west of Wellwood Ave on the North side of Montauk Hwy.Between 1st and 2nd ST next to Roma pizza (yummy). 7:15 Open Mic sign in. 8:00-9:30 First Open Mic. 9:45-10:30 Featured Artist 10:45-12:00 Second Open Mic. A $10 donation will be collected at the door. Peace and light. David and PattyThe Pisces Cafe Unplugged (14 Railroad Avenue, Babylon) on the third Thursday of each month. Four acoustic original performers/groups, 30 minute sets. For booking, and further information, Licks Caféé, 109 Brown’s Road (UU Fellowship), Huntington. Open mike at 8:00 p.m. Concert at 8:30 p.m. Refreshments available. $10 all. 631-427-9547. .

Dr. Finley’s. Kevin Barry, singer/songwriter, has an informal Celtic NightEvery Wednesday evening at 8 PM Dr. Finley’s of 43 Greene St., Huntington Village,  Free admission, $2.50 pints, full buffet, hosted by yours truly.  It’s a great out of the way place to take in some cheer. All are welcome.

Tennessee Jack’s BBQ 148 Carleton Ave., E. Islip (631)581-9657 Patchogue Theatre for the Performing ArtsTickets $20.00 71 East Main Street Patchogue (6731) 207-1313

Also, LIVE IN THE LOBBY is a series of concerts for small audiences held in the lobby of the Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts, on the first Thursday of every month at 7:30 PM. These concerts feature artists from the Long Island area playing a wide variety of mostly original music in an intimate setting. The PTPA bar will be open; there will be chairs set up for sitting, and room around the bar for standing. All ages are welcome but proof of age 21 is required for service at the bar.  Showtime 7:30 PM – Tickets at the PTPA box office or at the door.

Boulton Center for the Performing Arts Main St, Bay Shore Tickets $20 631-969-1101 www.boultoncenter.comSongbox. Please make advance reservations by sending an email to You will be sent a confirmation and directions via return email. If you have no email call 516-579-5365 for reservations.

Eastenders Coffee House – 40 Main Street, Riverhead – Free Admission

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