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Toussaint The Liberator and Sarah B featuring The Naya Rockers – with special guest: Shea Rose 9:15 pm
Toussaint The Liberator and Sarah B featuring The Naya Rockers – with special guest: Shea Rose
Dec 1 @ 9:15 pm
Toussaint The Liberator and Sarah B featuring The Naya Rockers - with special guest:  Shea Rose
8:30 doors – $12 adv/$15 at the door – Wow! A fantastic show featuring the very best in soul roots reggae that Boston has to offer.  With super stars Shea Rose, Toussaint, and Sarah B[...]
2
Front Country with special guest Corporate Punk – special early show! 7:00 pm
Front Country with special guest Corporate Punk – special early show!
Dec 2 @ 7:00 pm
Front Country with special guest Corporate Punk - special early show!
6:30 doors $12 adv/$15 at the door An acoustic band born in the land of tech innovation, Front Country was never going to be accepted as an authentic American roots band out of the gate.[...]
Kabir Sen & The Krush Faktory with members of The Dub Down 10:00 pm
Kabir Sen & The Krush Faktory with members of The Dub Down
Dec 2 @ 10:00 pm
Kabir Sen & The Krush Faktory with members of The Dub Down
9:30 doors tonight $10 adv and at the door Kabir Sen is a busy man, performing the first Saturday every month at the Lizard Lounge while doing a myriad of other things. He’s got a[...]
3
Marlon Carey~Poetry Night 8:00 pm
Marlon Carey~Poetry Night
Dec 3 @ 8:00 pm
Marlon Carey~Poetry Night
Lizard Lounge Poetry Jam & Slam with The Jeff Robinson Trio! Doors at 7:30pm.  $7 Marlon Carey – is a local legend and extraordinary performance poet! Tours the country and teaches as well . .[...]
4
Lizard Lounge Open Mic Challenge 8:00 pm
Lizard Lounge Open Mic Challenge
Dec 4 @ 8:00 pm
Lizard Lounge Open Mic Challenge
7:30 doors $5 peformers $7 for patrons a weekly celebrity judge – two (original) songs or 10 minutes – up to 20 performers – cash award with your host GEORGE WOODS More on the Lizard[...]
5
Session Americana – Just announced! a 3 week residency! – tonight’s guest: Duke Levine! 9:00 pm
Session Americana – Just announced! a 3 week residency! – tonight’s guest: Duke Levine!
Dec 5 @ 9:00 pm
Session Americana - Just announced!  a 3 week residency! - tonight's guest:  Duke Levine!
8pm doors $15 adv & at the door OR Special Seating $80 (reserves one of the eight tables surrounding the performance area for you and a guest) The musical collective known as Session Americana returns[...]
6
The Dennis Brennan Band 9:30 pm
The Dennis Brennan Band
Dec 6 @ 9:30 pm
The Dennis Brennan Band
8:30 doors $10 adv/$12 at the door Dennis Brennan Band plays two sets – 9:30 and 11pm featuring Lyle Brewer, Richard Gates & Billy Beard! In 1992 he formed the Dennis Brennan Band and started[...]
Mally Smith 10:30 pm
Mally Smith
Dec 6 @ 10:30 pm
Mally Smith
8:30 doors $10 adv/$12 at the door Mally Smith is a singer-songwriter living in Somerville, MA. Reminiscent of Shawn Colvin or a young Joni Mitchell, Mally combines tasteful guitar playing and poetic lyrics with a[...]
7
Special Guest: Dan Mills 9:00 pm
Special Guest: Dan Mills
Dec 7 @ 9:00 pm
Special Guest:  Dan Mills
$7 advance / $10 at the door. 8:30 doors Singer/Songwriter Dan Mills fronts a 5 piece Folk/Americana band that’s based between Brooklyn NY and Cambridge MA. Mills portrayed country-guitar legend Carl Perkins in the Broadway[...]
Dietrich Strause and his band featuring Mike Calabrese (Lake Steet Dive) on drums, Lyle Brewer on guitar and Jef Charland on bass 10:15 pm
Dietrich Strause and his band featuring Mike Calabrese (Lake Steet Dive) on drums, Lyle Brewer on guitar and Jef Charland on bass
Dec 7 @ 10:15 pm
Dietrich Strause and his band featuring Mike Calabrese (Lake Steet Dive) on drums, Lyle Brewer on guitar and Jef Charland on bass
$7 advance / $10 at the door. 8:30 doors Dietrich Strause grew up in Lancaster, Pennsylvania in a family of Lutheran ministers, school teachers, and arborists. He began his life as a musician at 15,[...]
8
Club d’Elf w/ special guests DUKE LEVINE (guitar) & ALAIN MALLET (keys) 10:00 pm
Club d’Elf w/ special guests DUKE LEVINE (guitar) & ALAIN MALLET (keys)
Dec 8 @ 10:00 pm
Club d'Elf  w/ special guests DUKE LEVINE (guitar) & ALAIN MALLET (keys)
$12 adv/$15 at the door – 9pm doors Mike Rivard’s improvisational groove collective returns to the warm embrace of the Lizard Lounge with their usual stellar cast of musicians. Tonight’s band feature’s DUKE LEVINE (guitar)[...]
9
The Novel Ideas ~ Holiday Show! With special guests: Sam Moss and Hayley Sabella 9:00 pm
The Novel Ideas ~ Holiday Show! With special guests: Sam Moss and Hayley Sabella
Dec 9 @ 9:00 pm
The Novel Ideas ~ Holiday Show! With special guests:  Sam Moss and Hayley Sabella
8:30 doors $12 adv/$15 at the door The Novel Ideas represents a contribution to the country-folk scene that balances love-and-loss melancholy with thoughtful instrumentation and intricate vocal arrangements. Give a listen HERE Tonight they’ll be[...]
10
Marc Goldfinger ~ Lizard Lounge Poetry Night 8:00 pm
Marc Goldfinger ~ Lizard Lounge Poetry Night
Dec 10 @ 8:00 pm
Marc Goldfinger ~ Lizard Lounge Poetry Night
Lizard Lounge Poetry Jam & Slam with The Jeff Robinson Trio. Doors at 7:30pm.  $7 Marc Goldfinger is a Columnist, Poetry Editor, Vendor, Board Member at Spare Change News take a sneak peek at some[...]
11
Lizard Lounge Open Mic Challenge 8:00 pm
Lizard Lounge Open Mic Challenge
Dec 11 @ 8:00 pm
Lizard Lounge Open Mic Challenge
7:30 doors $5 peformers $7 for patrons a weekly celebrity judge – two (original) songs or 10 minutes – up to 20 performers – cash award with your host GEORGE WOODS More on the Lizard[...]
12
Session Americana with Jefferson Hamer 9:00 pm
Session Americana with Jefferson Hamer
Dec 12 @ 9:00 pm
Session Americana with Jefferson Hamer
8pm doors $15 adv & at the door OR Special Seating $80 (reserves one of the eight tables surrounding the performance area for you and a guest) No two Session Americana shows are alike. They’re[...]
13
The Dennis Brennan Band 9:30 pm
The Dennis Brennan Band
Dec 13 @ 9:30 pm
The Dennis Brennan Band
8:30 doors/two sets by dennis – 9:30 & 11pm $12 adv/$15 at the door featuring Duke Levine, Kevin Barry, Richard Gates & Billy Beard   In 1992 he formed the Dennis Brennan Band and started[...]
Rose Cousins 10:30 pm
Rose Cousins
Dec 13 @ 10:30 pm
Rose Cousins
8:30 doors $12 adv/$15 at the door A native of Prince Edward Island, Rose Cousins lives in Halifax Nova Scotia. She deeply values being part of multiple music communities, and is constantly fueled by collaboration.[...]
14
THE VAN BUREN FAMILY ROADSHOW HOLIDAY PAGEANT with special guest TERRAFUNK – 8:30 doors 8:30 pm
THE VAN BUREN FAMILY ROADSHOW HOLIDAY PAGEANT with special guest TERRAFUNK – 8:30 doors
Dec 14 @ 8:30 pm
THE VAN BUREN FAMILY ROADSHOW HOLIDAY PAGEANT with special guest TERRAFUNK - 8:30 doors
8:30 doors $10 adv/$12 at the door   Bring on the funk – let’s party into Holiday time! Look for crisp horn lines, soulful vocals, and solid jam-band fundamentals from these two bands!
The Van Burens 9:30 pm
The Van Burens
Dec 14 @ 9:30 pm
The Van Burens
$10 adv/$12 at the door The Van Burens are a family band of like-minded weirdos who love to make vital and vivid music together. The Official Band of Quincy, MA (the City of Presidents), the[...]
Terrafunk 11:00 pm
Terrafunk
Dec 14 @ 11:00 pm
Terrafunk
8:30 doors – $10 adv/$12 at the door Terrafunk is exactly what the name implies: earthy funk. Composed of a full roster of incredible musicians, each and every one devoted to the groove, Terrafunk boasts[...]
15
Ruby Rose Fox – 1st of TWO Nights! Tonight with AUBREY HADDARD and CILLA BONNIE 9:00 pm
Ruby Rose Fox – 1st of TWO Nights! Tonight with AUBREY HADDARD and CILLA BONNIE
Dec 15 @ 9:00 pm
Ruby Rose Fox - 1st of TWO Nights!  Tonight with AUBREY HADDARD and CILLA BONNIE
8:30 doors – general admission is $20 in advance and at the door Special seating $100 (reserves one of the nine tables surrounding the performance area for you and a guest)   Ruby Rose Fox,[...]
16
Ruby Rose Fox – 2nd of TWO Nights! Tonight with JOSH KNOWLES and HANA KAHN 9:00 pm
Ruby Rose Fox – 2nd of TWO Nights! Tonight with JOSH KNOWLES and HANA KAHN
Dec 16 @ 9:00 pm
Ruby Rose Fox - 2nd of TWO Nights!  Tonight with JOSH KNOWLES and HANA KAHN
8pm doors – general admission is $20 in advance and at the door Special seating $100 (reserves one of the nine tables surrounding the performance area for you and a guest)   Ruby Rose Fox,[...]
17
Douglas Bishop~ Lizard Lounge Poetry Night 8:00 pm
Douglas Bishop~ Lizard Lounge Poetry Night
Dec 17 @ 8:00 pm
Douglas Bishop~ Lizard Lounge Poetry Night
Lizard Lounge Poetry Jam & Slam with The Jeff Robinson Trio! Doors open at 7:30pm. $7 A school teacher from Lowell, Douglas Bishop is tonight’s featured poet –
18
Lizard Lounge Open Mic Challenge 8:00 pm
Lizard Lounge Open Mic Challenge
Dec 18 @ 8:00 pm
Lizard Lounge Open Mic Challenge
7:30 doors $5 peformers $7 for patrons a weekly celebrity judge – two (original) songs or 10 minutes – up to 20 performers – cash award with your host GEORGE WOODS More on the Lizard[...]
19
Session Americana with Jefferson Hamer 9:00 pm
Session Americana with Jefferson Hamer
Dec 19 @ 9:00 pm
Session Americana with Jefferson Hamer
8pm doors $15 adv & at the door OR Special Seating $80 (reserves one of the eight tables surrounding the performance area for you and a guest) No two Session Americana shows are alike. They’re[...]
20
The Dennis Brennan Band 9:30 pm
The Dennis Brennan Band
Dec 20 @ 9:30 pm
The Dennis Brennan Band
8:30 doors $10 adv/$12 at the door   Dennis Brennan Band plays two sets – 9:30 and 11pm featuring Duke Levine, Kevin Barry, Richard Gates & Billy Beard To the uninitiated, Brennan could be considered[...]
Dietrich Strause 10:30 pm
Dietrich Strause
Dec 20 @ 10:30 pm
Dietrich Strause
$10 advance / $12 at the door 8:30 doors   Dietrich Strause grew up in Lancaster, Pennsylvania in a family of Lutheran ministers, school teachers, and arborists. He began his life as a musician at[...]
21
Barrence Whitfield and The Messengers 9:00 pm
Barrence Whitfield and The Messengers
Dec 21 @ 9:00 pm
Barrence Whitfield and The Messengers
8:30 doors – $15 adv and at the door WINNER OF SEVEN BOSTON MUSIC AWARDS! “Whitfield is a performer so consumed with satisfying his audiences that he has been called ‘crazed, frenetic and completely unhinged.”[...]
22
Club d’Elf w/ special guest John Ferrara (Consider the Source) & Seth Moutal 10:00 pm
Club d’Elf w/ special guest John Ferrara (Consider the Source) & Seth Moutal
Dec 22 @ 10:00 pm
Club d'Elf w/ special guest John Ferrara (Consider the Source) & Seth Moutal
$15 adv /$18 at the door – 9pm doors Mike Rivard’s improvisational groove collective returns to the warm embrace of the Lizard Lounge with their usual stellar cast of musicians. Tonight’s guests:  John Ferrara (Consider[...]
23
A Holiday Homecoming with The Luxury, Elle Belle, Film Amerikarma, and Zach Jones 9:30 pm
A Holiday Homecoming with The Luxury, Elle Belle, Film Amerikarma, and Zach Jones
Dec 23 @ 9:30 pm
A Holiday Homecoming with The Luxury, Elle Belle, Film Amerikarma, and Zach Jones
8:30 doors $10 adv ($12 at the door – set times tbd  The Luxury have shared stages with the likes of Coldplay, Wheat, Nicole Atkins, Mando Daio, Atomic Tom and more. The band’s huge, epic[...]
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tba 9:00 pm
tba
Dec 26 @ 9:00 pm
 
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The Dennis Brennan Band 9:30 pm
The Dennis Brennan Band
Dec 27 @ 9:30 pm
The Dennis Brennan Band
8:30 doors $10 adv/$12 at the door Dennis Brennan Band (featuring Duke Levine, Kevin Barry, Richard Gates & Billy Beard) plays two sets – 9:30 and 11pm In 1992 he formed the Dennis Brennan Band[...]
28
tba 9:00 pm
tba
Dec 28 @ 9:00 pm
 
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Gretchen & The Pickpockets 9:00 pm
Gretchen & The Pickpockets
Dec 29 @ 9:00 pm
Gretchen & The Pickpockets
8:30 doors – $10 adv/$12 at the door Since banding together at the University of New Hampshire over a mutual love of jazz, soul and rock and roll, Gretchen & the Pickpockets have been sharing[...]
30
OldJack’s Last Saturday! Special Guests: When Particles Collide and Petty Morals 9:15 pm
OldJack’s Last Saturday! Special Guests: When Particles Collide and Petty Morals
Dec 30 @ 9:15 pm
OldJack's Last Saturday!  Special Guests:  When Particles Collide and Petty Morals
8:30 doors $10 adv – $12 at the door Boston’s Old Soul Rock n’ Roll outfit OldJack are proud to continue their residency on the last Saturday of each month at Cambridge’s Lizard Lounge. “Talent[...]
31
NEW YEARS EVE at THE LIZARD LOUNGE with DAMN TALL BUILDINGS and a special secret guest! 9:00 pm
NEW YEARS EVE at THE LIZARD LOUNGE with DAMN TALL BUILDINGS and a special secret guest!
Dec 31 @ 9:00 pm
NEW YEARS EVE at THE LIZARD LOUNGE with DAMN TALL BUILDINGS and a special secret guest!
8pm doors $20 adv/$25 at the door “THE CARTER FAMILY FOR THE MILLENNIAL GENERATION” The Boston Globe Get ready for a “fully-immersive and truly electrifying performance” tonight at The Lizard Lounge as Damn Tall Buildings[...]

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