Amy’s Music Listings 5/24 – 5/31

Hi, all-

Three-note slide, sung in unison duet by he and she; titmice!

On that note, here is this week's listing:

Wednesday at 8:30PM: Wes Houston Presents:  on Woodbury Cablevision Channel 20 – Wes Houston Band part 1 and Queens Channel 34 – Bennett Harris with Gary Brooks

 Wednesday, May 24th at 8PM: DEIDRE MURO and Co. Acoustic Long Island at Cool Beanz, St. James 556 North Country Rd. (Rte 25A) 1/4 mile east of Lake Ave. opposite Hitherbrook Nursery. No cover, no minimum, open mic beforehand.  631 862-4111 They also podcast on

 Wednesday, May 24th at 7:30PM:  Dylan's 65th Birthday Celebration at University Cafe RUSS SEEGER, LARRY KIRWAN, TERENCE MARTIN, DAN BONIS and INA MAE WOOL. The ageless Dylan can collect Social Security. Who'd a thunk it? This should be one truly fabulous show: Terence and Dan are sublime, Larry can kick out the jams just by opening his mouth, Ina Mae is a love, and Russ Seeger is one of my very favorite Long Island musicians, he can do anything, no lie. This show is a benefit for UCafe to help defray the costs of the excellent Acoustic Series. $20/ or $15/ students. Call  631 632-6027 or for info and reservations.

 Thursday, May 25th at 7PM: Matt Marshak will visit WUSB and perform live on air on Bill Frey's Local Live show

WUSB's Local Live Show Alternating Thursday nights 7-8 pm Listen at 90.1 FM or

 Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Monday, May 26th, 27th, 28th and 29th from 9:00AM on Friday to 3:00PM on Monday Dynamic Grooves Memorial Weekend Festival 

BENNETT HARRIS, TOBY WALKER, ZEN TRICKSTERS, THE OTHERS, ORIENT POINT SESSIONS and more. Ticket prices vary, but all proceeds go to Children's Cancer Fund and Seven Generations Manifest at Indian Head Ranch, 1130 West Jericho Tpke, Huntington.  631 742-7421or  


 Saturday, May 27th at 8:30PM:  WILLOW and the Northport Wind Ensemble at Last Licks Cafe.  UUFH, 109 Browns Rd., Huntington. $10. Open mic at 8. Info: 631 427-9547       

 Saturday, May 27th at 8PM:  Final Songbox with JAMES O'MALLEY and JIM DEXTER.I really hate to see this wonderful house concert series disappear, but Jane gave us almost seven years of the most wonderful memories which I will always cherish. Who better to sing this gently into that good night but James and Jim. Jane, I've got a new project for you where you will be singing. Call me! $10 goes to the artists. for reservations and directions.

   ongoing until June 3rd: The Forgotten Garden New Paintings by Keetae Kim The Second Avenue Firehouse Gallery and Performance Space 17 Second Avenue, Bay Shore  516 643-2179Gallery Hours: Sundays noon – 4PM Opening Reception:  Sunday, May 21st  3 – 6PM


Save the date:

Sat June 3@8PM-FMSH Members' Concert. or 631 425-2925.

Fri June 9@7PM- DIRTY WATER DOGS at East Meadow Town Square. Free.

Sat June 10 from 12-4PM-Buddy Merriam and Backroads at Belmont Stakes, Belmont Racetrack, Elmont.

Sun June 4@2PM- New York's Most Dangerous Big Band at Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Great River. Free concert /$6 per carload to park. 631 224-5420 or

Sun June 11@2PM-MILLER'S CROSSING at Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Great River. Free concert /$6 per carload to park. 631 224-5420 or

Sun June 11@6PM-FAIRPORT CONVENTION at UCafe. $35/ or $30/ students for advance paid reservations. $40 at the door. Call  631 632-6027 or for info and reservations.

Friday, June 16th from 7:30 to 9PM- Open Mic Night at Huntington Public Library, 338 Main St., Huntington Village. All open mikers must sign up by June 14th by calling (631) 427-5165 ext. 222. They will provide coffee and snacks; all are welcome.

Sun June 18@2PM- PAT WICTOR at Bayard Cutting Arboretum. Free concert /$6 per carload to park. 631 224-5420 or

Sat June 24@7PM- Gardeners and 'Gators/ zydeco band T'bazco Road benefit concert for Sophia Garden Learning Center and the New Orleans Musicians Clinic. At Sophia garden. $25. Info: 516 842-6000 x 307

Sun June 25@2PM- BENNETT HARRIS TRIO at Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Great River. Free concert /$6 per carload to park. 631 224-5420 or

Sun June 25@8PM- CAROLINE DOCTOROW /CD release party, Stephen Talkhouse. 631 267-3117

Tickets on sale now for:

Sat June 17@8PM- JOHN ABERCROMBIE and STEVE SALERNO /jazz guitarists at the Second Avenue Firehouse, Second Avenue between Union and Main St., Bay Shore. $15.                                                          

Stay Tuned,


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