Events

in Worcester


8

Thu
The Stomping Ground
5:30PM-7:30PM
Tonight, at 5:30pm, the Stomping Ground hosts yet another episode of the Straight Up Jazz Series. This has turned out to be one of the most impressive events yet! Musicians from far and wide have discovered this session band, where great Jazz standards are shared. This is the real deal - no smooth jazz or bizarro free form (though we do like that on occasion), just excellent, straight ahead J...

8

Thu
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-1:00AM
FUSE, taken from the musical term "fusion" means the blending of two or more styles of music. This is what FUSE is about. Blending R&B, Soul, Funk, Jazz, and Hip Hop, FUSE creates a sound that is unique, fun and FUNKY!

9

Fri
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-1:00AM
Our first time playing the Stomp and we are really looking forward to it. Great venue, food and staff. so join us for some smooth blues,funky blues, R&B, swing and a Funky Good Time!

10

Sat
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-1:00AM
"Undaunted. The dictionary defines it as "not discouraged; not forced to abandon purpose or effort." To any New England fan of harmonica driven blues, the word has become synonymous with Hugh Holmes, a.k.a. The Undaunted Professor Harp, who summers on our local stages. This perennial performer's monolithic presence and equally behemoth sound defines him as one of the few unyielding hardcore bl...

10

Sat
Bull Mansion
8:30PM-1:30AM
Bull Mansion Presents, an evening with Lee Dewyze 18+ to Enter / 21+ to Drink / Doors at 830PM $15 General Admission $50 Exclusive VIP Experience! Includes: A ticket to the show, early entry into venue, meet-and-greet / photo opportunity with Lee and a 2-song intimate acoustic performance! (Begins 30 minutes before doors open) *Please note, "shipping" charge on advance tickets is actually ...

11

Sun
The Stomping Ground
1:00PM-4:00PM
Julie Rhodes returns with a vengeance on Sunday afternoon, after playing for the Boston Music Awards at the Boston House of Blues the previous Friday. Julie has been nominated for the 2016 Boston Music Awards for the categories of Album of the Year, New Artist of the Year, Female Vocalist of the Year and Americana Artist of the Year!!! “The arrival of a significant new Americana/blues talen...

13

Tue
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-1:00AM
Join us for some fantastic local Indie Folk Rock when the Sleepwells grab our stage on Tuesday night!

16

Fri
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-1:00AM
Guitarist/vocalist/harp-player CHRIS STOVALL BROWN has spent the better part of his life on stages around the world in over 25 countries & 3 continents. He has performed with many blues & soul greats at many varied venues including opening the original House Of Blues with James Cotton, headlining the King Biscuit Festival in Arkansas with late soul great Howard Tate as well as leading his own S...

6

Fri
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-1:00AM
Mamadou Diop joined us this past November and blew us away with his fantastic sounds and kind vibe. Join us this Friday evening for a visit from West Africa and beyond! Mamadou Diop, also known as Modou Diop, is a Senegalese performing artist, now living in the United States. His trademark West African rhythm guitar has brought him much acclaim, having performed with the likes of Thione Seck,...

14

Sat
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-11:00PM
Muddy Ruckus returns to The Stomping Ground!

24

Fri
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-1:00AM
Willie J Laws toured with Phillip Walker and opened for many of the Blues Greats: BB King, Etta James, Buddy Guy and many more. He has performed at numerous high profile corporate functions, celebrity auctions, charity events, and private parties. Since 1994, Willie has worked closely with some of the top CMPs' ( certified meeting planners) in the United States. Along with his tour schedule, Wi...

3

Fri
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-1:00AM
Conventional wisdom has guided bands in the computer age towards isolationism; find one’s turf, stake a claim, and interpret peer success as a call to arms. Void Union has propelled itself out of cyberspace’s din with a counterintuitive mission statement: Preserve the Jamaican music of the 1960’s, collaborate with Ska’s originators, and actively recruit guest players from the ensembles that hav...

11

Sat
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-1:00AM
Fat Bradley delivers a fresh take on funk with engaging compositions and pulsing groove. It is our duty to move that booty. "Fat Bradley wants you to dance, and the Northampton funk ensemble lays down a brass-laden groove to help you accomplish this. Songs such as "Get Down Brown" and "Megabrase" are long, steamy numbers, the kind that encourage bodies to move." - Worcester Telegram & Gazette

7

Fri
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-1:00AM
"Many CD's will claim to defy a specific genre label, but Black Mountain Symphony's redefines eclectic here. The music combines synthesized rock grooves with classic jazz rhythms and you don't have to listen too closely to hear Americana and bluegrass elements here either. Evidence of the rich diverse nature is found on their CD baby page, where in addition to samples of their eleven original s...

8

Sat
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-1:00AM
"With twin gun slinger guitars, a sultry female vocalist, a soulful sax and a hard hitting rhythm section “Blue Honey” can storm just about any club with a deluge of Blues, Root’s Rock, Funk, Soul and more. Every member a seasoned veteran of countless clubs, they know how to put a song over – whether it be down home Mississippi Muddy Waters shuffle, raved up with slide guitar and sax or a Motow...

21

Fri
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-12:00AM
Willie J Laws toured with Phillip Walker and opened for many of the Blues Greats: BB King, Etta James, Buddy Guy and many more. He has performed at numerous high profile corporate functions, celebrity auctions, charity events, and private parties. Since 1994, Willie has worked closely with some of the top CMPs' ( certified meeting planners) in the United States. Along with his tour schedule, Wi...

22

Sat
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-1:00AM
Formed in 2008, This Way to the Egress is a 6-piece accordion led ensemble hailing from the Philadelphia region. Since it's start, EGRESS has tried to find a box in which they could fit themselves, however finding a box to fit six members playing accordion’s, tuba’s, electric guitar’s, trombone’s, piano's, and drum’s would need to be a rather large box. So they move forth doing what they do bes...

3

Sat
The Stomping Ground
8:00PM-1:00AM
"With twin gun slinger guitars, a sultry female vocalist, a soulful sax and a hard hitting rhythm section “Blue Honey” can storm just about any club with a deluge of Blues, Root’s Rock, Funk, Soul and more. Every member a seasoned veteran of countless clubs, they know how to put a song over – whether it be down home Mississippi Muddy Waters shuffle, raved up with slide guitar and sax or a Motow...