Arts & Entertainment Gallery

Sep 17, 2018 Unrestricted, unrehearsed and creative music ala Free-Jazz, only the likes of Paul, Chris (associated with each other for decades) + Damon + Jeb can produce… Paul Flaherty (saxophones) Back after more than three years absence "…Flaherty encapsulates the history of outlaw free improvising in New England…" -David Keenan (The Wire, The Scottish Sunday Herald). "Flaherty is an absolute monster… and... more
Sep 14, 2018 A famous Vermont puppet troop sets up a circus in the park. Bread and Puppet, a 50 years old company, promoted peaceful protest through puppets. This year's performance, "The Grasshopper Rebellion Circus", shared their activism with the Cambridge community. The show features a pageant of puppets showcasing 6000 years of revolution against human oppression. In one scene, the puppets reenact a... more
Sep 10, 2018 NEKSYS: Eric Zinman (drums, synthesizer), Bob Moores (trumpet, elec. guitar, electronics), Michael McCaw (elec. guitar). Neksys is a post-rock, post-jazz improvisational trio focusing on the moment, the musical nirvana of now. Eric Zinman, Mike McCaw and Bob Moores seek to expand the horizons, the ears and the minds of each listener mixing the familiar and the unfamiliar in a heady sonic stew.... more
Aug 28, 2018 PREPARATION FOR THE SEPTEMBER 4TH PRIMARY!!! Greater Somerville Interviews Produced by Somerville Media Center Jay Gonzalez Tuesday 8/28 @ 4:15PM, Thursday 8/30 @ 6:30AM, Sunday 9/2 @ 6AM Michael Capuano Wednesday 8/29 @ 6AM, Friday 8/31 @ 6:30AM, Saturday 9/1 @ 4PM Bob Massie Wednesday 8/29 @ 6:30AM, Thursday 8/30 @ 6AM, Saturday @ 4:30PM Jimmy Tingle Speech from MA Democratic Convention Tuesday... more
Aug 6, 2018 New Member Produced Programs WATCH: On Channel 8 Protest - The EMF Kids Wont Back Down by Kristina Kehrer Protest day in Harvard Square- EMF Artist Protest Eviction Tue/Thu/Sun 7PM & Wed/Fri 11AM You're Probably Racist, Episode 2: "The Matrix" byPeter Septoff Local Comedians Sam Ike and Kenice Mobley hilariously review the racial stereotypes in the hit movie, "The Matrix" Tue/Thu/Sun 7:10PM... more
Aug 2, 2018 The Cambridge Jazz festival was held on July 29th in their new location; Danehy Park on a hot Sunday afternoon. The festival of jazz music in this park was to entertain and inform the people of Cambridge about the art of American jazz. This festival is committed to teaching the city more about the history of jazz as well as providing the scholarship “The Johnny Hodges Fund” The founders of this... more
Jul 31, 2018 The Creative Music Series Presents A Special Contemporary Evening of Fresh New Music from Boston & Colorado; More than Classical, 1st set, 2nd set Microtonal Guitar Magic String Theory Trio: “A strange and splendid synthesis of sound.” Boston Phoenix “Bold and daring, Haverstick ventures into distant aural galaxies.” Guitar Player * From Boston and New Hampshire: The unique compositions,... more
Jul 31, 2018 More than Classical, 1st set, 2nd set Microtonal Guitar Magic String Theory Trio: “A strange and splendid synthesis of sound.” Boston Phoenix “Bold and daring, Haverstick ventures into distant aural galaxies.” Guitar Player * From Boston and New Hampshire: The unique compositions, improvisations and concepts by Mimi Rabson and THE STRING THEORY TRIO Mimi Rabson, 5 String Violin-Composer... more
Jul 31, 2018 Why RED? For nearly 20 years, the Cambridge Art Association has hosted a fall exhibit, open to artists from the New England states, centered around a color – RED or BLUE, depending on the year. Both the success of the exhibit series, and the challenge to participating artists, lies in channeling the varied meanings of a color like RED. It is the color of action, violence, heat. It is the color of... more
Jul 30, 2018 Jessica Eshleman of Union Square Main Streets joins us to talk about the What the Fluff? Festival in Somerville. Marshmallow fluff was invented in Somerville and they throw a huge rager to celebrate. This program is produced by staff and volunteers at Cambridge Community Television to fill the gap in Cambridge news and current affairs programming. Check out all of our local events programming at... more
Jul 30, 2018 Middlesex County District Attorney & Governor's Council Candidate Debate Produced by Arlington Community MediaWATCH: On Channel 8 Tuesday 7/31 11AM Wednesday 8/1 5PM Thursday 8/2 11AM Friday 8/3 5PM Do you know who is the most powerful person in the Massachusetts criminal legal system? According to Rahsaan Hall, Director of the Racial Justice Program at the Massachusetts ACLU, it’s your local... more
Jul 28, 2018 "When we were starting out back in 2003, a friend called and said 'I love what you're doing, but you should know that people in Boston don't like soul.'" says Ty Jesso, one of the founders of Soulelujah. I said "That's interesting, but we're about playing great records." Jesso took a couple of minutes out from setup one recent Saturday night to talk with me about this super fun and popular - all... more
Jul 23, 2018 I don’t have an ear for rap music, but I do have an eye for character and Gorgeous Goddess, Bosstown (GGB) is just that – a charming young woman with an excellent singing voice, a great character, and the beats to go with. She calls her unique style of music Fem Rap, because in her words, “Feminism is for everyone.” GGB grew up listening to rap music, but only in secret. She was raised on a... more
Jul 23, 2018 New Member Produced Programs WATCH: On Channel 8 In and Out of the Box Arthur Goodridge 1) 24 Bagatelles written by Producer Lind Papapouli 2) Piano Improvisation by Arthur Goodridge Tue/Thu/Sun 7PM Wed/Fri 11AM New CCTV Staff Produced Programs WATCH: On Channel 8 Lives in Limbo: Immigration as a Human Right's Issue Tuesday/Thursday 5 PM Roberto G. Gonzales, professor of education at Harvard... more
Jul 16, 2018 Please check my photographs of 4th of July Celebrations 2018 from around Cambridge, MA. more
Jul 15, 2018 New Member Produced Programs WATCH: On Channel 8 It's Never Too Late To Have A More Loving Father Michael Koran Visual poem dedicated to love Tue/Thu/Sun 7PM Wed/Fri 11AM Lex Examines BT Alexandre Dewart Tue/Thu/Sun 8PM Wed/Fri 12PM Soft Crisis Laine Rettmer A collection of short videos shot, directed and edited by the Video II class at School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tuft during a two week... more
Jul 10, 2018 New Member Produced Programs WATCH: On Channel 8 Mahogany Expression Emmanuel Vincent This project highlights artist Nita Mariel and the process of her making her art. Tue/Thu/Sun 7PM Wed/Fri 11AM Inside Trailer [Extd. Version] Erica Gustafsson Trailer for the comedy movie Inside, by film maker Electra Gustafsson. Tue/Thu/Sun 7:05PM Wed/Fri 11:05AM Lawn Cheyenne Harvey Documentation of the lawn... more
Jul 6, 2018 It would be hard-pressed not use all the lyrics of the Tom Petty song “I Won’t Back Down” to define and describe the battle that the Cambridge Artist Coalition is putting up in their fight against eviction from the EMF building on Brookline Street. In a world that keeps on pushin’ me around But I stand my ground And I won’t back down Petty himself had several well documented and righteous fights... more
Jun 30, 2018 Share in the traditions of world dance in Cambridge. You will learn about the ancient history of dance when you study with Boston Lykeion Ellinidon, a Greek dance group. Circle dances are the world's oldest form of dance. Samba Viva brings the party spirit straight from Brazil, featuring traditional folk and carnival dances. For many dancers, being part of Jose Mateo's Dance company is the start... more
Jun 29, 2018 New Member Produced Programs WATCH: On Channel 8 Clean Frame Sara Pagiaro Visual poem dedicated to love Tue/Thu/Sun 7:15PM Wed/Fri 11:15AM Inside Trailer Erica Gustafsson This video clip is from the upcoming movie, "Inside," A little taste from some of the locations in Cambridge. Tue/Thu/Sun 7:12PM Wed/Fri 11:12AM Svetlana Speaks Beth Redmond Walsh Episode 5 of the series Svetlana Speaks Tue/Thu... more
Jun 28, 2018 Mike Pride – Drums – N.Y. by way of Maine: Percussionist * Band Leader * Educator *Composer * Vocalist * Visual Artist The distinctly gifted drummer/composer, Mike Pride is prolifically active as a leader/accompanist in a wide variety of groups and genres: Jazz-Free Jazz, metal, noise, avant-garde rock, and free music. “Today, Pride is pushing the boundaries while defying definition as an artist... more