The Listening Bar September 2013

Sly Geralds Band

Martha Clara Vineyards, Riverhead

Roots, blues and NYC funk are making a stop on the East End for Labor Day weekend. Say farewell to summer with an afternoon of wine and smooth, soulful grooves.

Fluxedo Arts Indie Music Showcase

89 North, Patchogue

If you’re one of those people who hasn’t been quite sure where to start checking out local music, this is your chance to catch four acts playing awesome music you’ve never heard. MediaCrime, Vitamin D, The Drew Crew and Monkey Grip are all longtime LI crowd-pleasers—let them be your gateway drug to the rest of the scene.

Port Jefferson American Music Festival

Port Jefferson Village

Port Jeff Village transforms itself into posh festival grounds for three days of music and fun. Bring the family during the day, but leave the kids with the sitter Saturday night and jump on the epic Blues & Brews Cruise.

Pandafan & David Jensen

Mt. Sinai Congregational Church

This concert series combines the classic listening room experience with the low-key feel of a Saturday afternoon at a community center. Pandafan has been making tracks around Long Island with their fresh, upbeat indie-folk acoustic sound and unique harmonies.

rorie kelly

Rorie Kelly is a singer/songwriter from various parts of Long Island. She recently released her debut CD called "Wish Upon a Bottlecap." Rorie and her band play regularly in NYC and on the island. Please visit for more information and pretty songs.