Weekend Wrap-Up: Josh Turner, Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood, and Dark Star Orchestra

Weekend Wrap-Up: Josh Turner, Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood, and Dark Star Orchestra

Jul 31, 2017

What a great weekend of shows! On Friday, we had Josh Turner, who brought his Southern charm to the Tent and gave us a fantastic performance. Then on Saturday, Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood of “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” had us practically falling out of our seats laughing! Finally, Dark Star Orchestra ended the weekend with an amazing Grateful Dead tribute. Three incredible shows, back to back to back!

Here are some of our favorite Instagram posts from the weekend:

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10 Surprising Facts About Our Summer Headliners

10 Surprising Facts About Our Summer Headliners

Jul 18, 2017

You may know our headliners for this summer, but you probably don’t know these 10 facts! 

1. MARTINA MCBRIDE

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Martina McBride made her acting debut on “Baywatch” in 1994! Watch it here!

2. JAKE OWEN

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Jake Owen was on his way to becoming a professional golfer, before he began pursuing music! He learned guitar while recovering from a wake boarding injury that ended his golf career.

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Weekend Wrap-Up: Pink Martini & Phil Vassar

Weekend Wrap-Up: Pink Martini & Phil Vassar

Jul 17, 2017

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Two fantastic shows in one weekend! The Melody Tent was thrilled to host Pink Martini and Phil Vassar this weekend. Both acts put on amazing performances, and gave us all two great nights. Pink Martini brought their classic sound and international flavor, and even celebrated bandleader Thomas Lauderdale’s birthday! It was an outstanding show from a group of highly skilled, well-trained musicians. Then on Saturday, Phil Vassar gave us the kind of care-free,

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Weekend Wrap-Up: Kip Moore, Michael McDonald & Boz Scaggs, and Brew Fest

Weekend Wrap-Up: Kip Moore, Michael McDonald & Boz Scaggs, and Brew Fest

Jul 10, 2017

 

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What a week! On Thursday, country superstar Kip Moore came to the tent and put on an amazing show. Performing an intimate set that wowed the entire crowd, Kip played hit after hit, with fan favorites sprinkled in between. The crowd was electric during his smash hit “Somethin ‘Bout a Truck“, and they applauded when Moore immediately filled up his cup after accidentally spilling it (it’s a good thing he has “

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Massachusetts Pride On Stage & Off

Massachusetts Pride On Stage & Off

Jul 5, 2017

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While we obviously pride ourselves for being able to bring nationally-renowned stars to the Cape Cod Melody Tent and South Shore Music Circus, it makes us especially happy when our acts have local connections. This summer is no different, with artists performing at both theaters week after week with Massachusetts ties. Some grew up here, some attended college here, one even recorded a platinum-selling album here! While the Bay State origins of our amazing performers at Local Music Heroes (July 21 at the Cape Cod Melody Tent) may be obvious,

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Melody Tent Brew Festival on July 8th!

Melody Tent Brew Festival on July 8th!

Jul 5, 2017

The Melody Tent Brew Festival is right around the corner! On July 8, from 6 to 9 pm, enjoy from a collection of 150 different flavors and varieties. With beverages coming from breweries all across New England, including a few from right here in Cape Cod, this is a night that cannot be missed. The festival will have beer, malt beverages, awesome games, and even better company.

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Kip Moore: Discusses New Album, Touring Life, and the Difficult Road To Success

Kip Moore: Discusses New Album, Touring Life, and the Difficult Road To Success

Jun 29, 2017

By: Evan Frye

In a new interview with Rolling Stone, country artist Kip Moore discusses his new record, Slowheart, due out on September 8th. The closing track “Guitar Man” showcases the life of the “nameless, faceless” life of a bar musician, an experience Moore in quite familiar with. “I remember being that guy, having all those dreams. Constantly feeling like, ‘Am I ever going to get where I want to get?’

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Josh Turner Answers Our Questions

Josh Turner Answers Our Questions

Jun 28, 2017

Josh Turner is coming to the Cape Cod Melody Tent on Friday, July 28th at 8pm! Josh has been in the business of making country music hits since his debut album, “Long Black Train” in 2003.  He is a multi-platinum artist known for his unique sound and is known as a “disciple of traditional country music.” Josh also wrote a book that was published in 2014 and speaks to his feelings about faith, family, fatherhood,

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Weekend Wrap-Up: Michael Franti & Chowder Fest

Weekend Wrap-Up: Michael Franti & Chowder Fest

Jun 26, 2017

 

Weekend 2 at the Melody Tent was another home run! On Friday night, we were lucky enough to enjoy the amazing Michael Franti & Spearhead. With a set that had everyone dancing, Franti and his wildly talented band gave an incredible performance. His upbeat music matched his similarly upbeat message of love and compassion, which he was literally running up and down the aisles to preach. Performing for an hour and a half,

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Michael McDonald, Kenny Loggins, and Thundercat… Oh My!:

Michael McDonald, Kenny Loggins, and Thundercat… Oh My!:

Jun 21, 2017

Written by Evan Frye

Michael McDonald, a popular singer in the 70’s and 80’s, has been enlisted to by Thundercat for a new single called “Show You The Way.” Thundercat is a singer-bassist who is known for crossing many musical genres. He has played in punk band Suicidal Tendencies, and also released his own funk/fusion inspired solo albums. The first song off Thundercat’s new album Drunk, due out in February features both Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins.

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