LACONIA — Pitman's Freight Room at 94 New Salem Street in Laconia, will host The Buskers Thursday, Sept. 12 at 8 p.m.
"Folk impurists" with a smart, distinct voice and a kitchen sink repertoire of influences from jug band and jazz to roots rock, "The Buskers" tap the street music tradition for which they are named, then go much farther, with serious musicianship, a sense of humor, and energy to burn." (Weirs Times) Their sound is defined by deep respect for the craft of songwriting and a shared love for the inventive possibilities of improvisation.
Washington, D.C. native Craig Jaster (piano, bass, accordion, vocals) has played professionally since age 15. A graduate of Sarah Lawrence College, he moved to New Hampshire, where he has played jazz with Delfeayo Marsalis, Tiger Okoshi and Big Joe Burrell and opened for The Yellowjackets, Arturo Sandoval, Dianne Reeves, and the late great Ray Charles.
Kathy (KZ) Sommer (violin, mandolin, vocals) has studied and performed with latin jazz maestro Eddie Palmieri, the Turtle Island string Quartet and master fiddlers Matt Glaser, Jay Unger and mandolinist Peter Ostroushko.
Paul Hubert (guitar, vocals) has performed extensively as a solo artist on classical guitar and played with various bands including the rock group White Light. Jared Steer on drums plays with a vast number of projects and has played with the likes of Randy Roos (guitar great), Philip Hamilton and James Montgomery.
Admission is $12. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and Pitman's is a BYOB venue. For more information check our website www.pitmansfreightroom.com or call 603-527-0043.
The Buskers (Courtesy photo)
Last Updated on Monday, 09 September 2013 09:47
MOULTONBOROUGH — The Town of Moultonborough will be having a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at the Moultonborough Life Safety Building 1035 Whittier Highway Route 25 in Moultonborough from 8:30-9 a.m.
The National Anthem will be performed by the Moultonborough Academy Chorus. All are welcome to attend. For additional details please contact Gary Torressen 253-7044.
Last Updated on Monday, 09 September 2013 09:42
LACONIA — Irwin Automotive Group of 59 Bisson Avenue has scheduled two September events to highlight the dealership's automotive lineup.
On Wednesday, September 18 from 5 to 7 p.m. it will be hosting a new owner event. All Toyota Scion and Ford Lincoln owners are invited to attend an is evening of fun, prizes, and food, whether they bought from Irwin or not.
Last Updated on Monday, 09 September 2013 09:41
LACONIA — Bank of New Hampshire is proud to announce that Christopher Walkley has been promoted to Commercial Banking Officer.
Chris joined Bank of New Hampshire in October, 2011 as a Junior Credit Analyst. In a very short time, Chris progressed to the role of Credit Analyst and also gained experience in the area of Commercial Workout and most recently he has been training as a Commercial Banker. Chris holds a BA in Economics from Union College, an MBA from William and Mary College and is a graduate of the ABA and Mass. Bankers Association's Commercial Lending Schools. He is also a recent graduate of Leadership Lakes Region and is an active board member of the New Hampshire Humane Society and the Laconia Community Area Land Trust.
Bank of New Hampshire, founded in 1831, provides deposit, lending and wealth management products and services to families and businesses throughout New Hampshire. With 21 banking offices throughout New Hampshire and assets exceeding $1 billion, Bank of New Hampshire is the oldest and largest independent bank in the state. Bank of New Hampshire is a mutual organization, focused on the success of the bank's customers, communities and employees, rather than stockholders. For more information, call 1-800-832-0912 or visit www.BankNH.com.
Last Updated on Monday, 09 September 2013 09:38
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