The Listening Bar

11th Inner Situation
89 North, Patchogue

If lengthy prog rock songs are your thing, check out this Huntington band whose show always contains a wealth of original material featuring crisp melodies and thematic lyrics.

16th Jack’s Waterfall
Treme, Islip

This unique combo, which is fronted by Long Island scene veteran Jack Licitra, is best known for delivering a tightly woven fusion of original music that sparkles with energy. Looking for the next big Long Island act? This band definitely fits the bill.

16th Bob Dylan Birthday Tribute Concert
University Cafe, Stony Brook

Calling all Bob Dylan fans! Don’t miss this annual tribute that always features some of the best musicians on LI. This year’s lineup includes The Kennedys, Rod McDonald and the inimitable Russ Seeger.

Liner Notes: Jack LicItra (Jack’s Waterfall)
What sort of show will you be doing at Treme?
Jack Licitra: We’re going to be performing some of the songs from my latest album, The Next Thousand Years, along with a healthy dose of New Orleans funk. I’ll be joined by The Swinson Sisters, Keenan Boyle on bass, drummer Joe Morin and Charles Certain on sax.

Johnny Pierre

Local legend Johnny Pierre is a singer/songwriter from Lindenhurst. He performs around Long island with the Americana Blues band the Biscuit Kings. Visit to check out his music.