Our group, comprised of Ethan Lee (bass), Andy Zhou (keys/vocals), Elise Harfield (drums), and Prakhar Gupta (guitar/vocals) has been playing together for the past four years. We play a mix of indie, soul, funk and blues covers.
Second Line Social Aid and Pleasure Society Brass Band is a 30-piece "raucous, stomp-your-foot-and-belt-out-the-choruses" New Orleans-style street band, based in Somerville and Cambridge. Our mission is to fight for social justice causes and support community events while having fun and spreading joy through our music. We are also a part of the organizing force behind HONK!, a festival of activist street bands that takes place every October in Davis Square.
We are a funk/jam band based in Boston that focuses on the groove and aim to uplift.
Raunchy circus roots. Polished precision performances. A joyful cacophony of Balkan, Klezmer and funk, with a tasteful thrash of metal thrown in for good measure. No matter the occasion, Emperor Norton’s Stationary Marching Band has got the brass to get you up and dancing.
Some whisper in hushed tones that ENSMB is the ultimate herald of mirthful discord, while others have gone mad at the mere mention of the name. It’s music shrouded in mystery and wicked intrigue. But there’s one thing we know for sure:
Better come see for yourself
Horns will wail. Shoulders will shimmy. Faces will melt
The 890s are a 6 piece funk-rock band showcasing both originals and covers. Come check us out!
(Doug Benishek - Drums, Nico Shihadeh - Guitar, Zach Levine - Bass, Pat Helmas - Vocals, Ricardo Ballesteros- Guitar, Tyler Allan - Vocals + Guitar)
Jazz/funk band. This set includes song by artists such as Roy Hargrove, Questlove, Ahmad Jamal, Ani Difranco/Soulive, Marvin Gaye. Thundercat, and more, plus a surpise TV theme song comr a certain 70's show.
The ensemble features John Degregorio on bass, Andre Puca on drums, Ricky Thomas on keys, and Ajda Turkish-Queen on flute!
We are Bunnychingus Dinner Club, a lively cover band playing everything from classic rock to RnB.
Birds Already is an indie/funk band based out of Boston, Massachusetts. Influences range from rock/pop artists Red Hot Chili Peppers, Bruno Mars, and Fleetwood Mac to rnb/jazz artists Anderson Paak, Tom Misch, Thundercat, and Snarky Puppy. This will be Birds Already's third time playing Somerville Porchfest!
Birds Already released their first studio EP "Give and Give" in December 2021. In 2022, Birds Already have played at venues around the Boston/Somerville/Cambridge area like The Jungle and O'Briens and hope to add to that list throughout the summer.
Be sure to follow Birds Already on Instagram!
9 person soul/funk band playing covers from the 70s and 80s (and occasionally the 90s).
A beautiful blend of funk, folk, and rock, plus all the modern hits.