Massachusetts Daily Collegian

The Head and the Heart to headline Calvin Theater this Sunday

By Ruthann Barry

December 2, 2014

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

Alternative folk group The Head and the Heart will play at Northampton’s Calvin Theatre Sunday as part of its winter tour. The six-part Seattle band, fresh off a two-month break, is rearing to get back on the road. The group...

An Incredible Folk Collaboration Heads to NoHo this Sunday

By Adria Kelly

October 19, 2014

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Music

Throughout human history music has been used as a form of storytelling. Folk, Americana, Country, Blues, Bluegrass and many other genres have adhered to this tradition of musical narration and recently in the United States there...

Frank Turner and The Sleeping Souls shake things up in NoHo

By Sarah Robertson

December 2, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

On Sunday Nov. 24 Frank Turner and his five-piece band, The Sleeping Souls, played at the Calvin Theater to a room full of impassioned punk fans. The crowd gathered in front of the stage early on to be as close to the English...

‘Dr. House’ to play at Calvin Theater in Northampton

By Sarah Robertson

October 24, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Fine Arts, Music

Hugh Laurie may just be the world’s most interesting man. An accomplished actor, comedian, author, musician and director, Laurie, who will be playing at the Calvin Theatre in Northampton this Sunday at 8 p.m., has found int...

Amanda Palmer rocks a solo set with a little help from her friends

By Sabrina Amiri

April 8, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

This past Friday, singer-songwriter and former Dresden Dolls vocalist Amanda Palmer delivered a rare solo performance at Northampton's Calvin Theater. The show was advertised as such a rarity, with Palmer appearing without her backing band, The Grand Theft Orchestra, or a...