Mary Ann Palermo, Rich Homel, and Ryan Homel at A Tale of Two Sallys Opening, Good Purpose Gallery, Lee, on Friday, June16; Mary Ann Palermo & First Take Band at The Belted Cow, Saturday, June 17

Good Purpose Gallery, Friday, June 16

Mary Ann Palermo is providing music at the art exhibition opening at Good Purpose Gallery, in Lee, Friday, June 16, with opening reception starting at 5:00 p.m. Joining Mary Ann is Homel pere et fils, with Rich on guitar and Ryan on bass, playing Jazz, R&B, Blues, and Pop. 

The Belted Cow, Canaan, Saturday, June 17

Mary Ann Palermo & First Take Band perform at The Belted Cow, at The Canaan Country Club in Canaan, CT, 74 High Street. Music starts at 8:00 p.m., and wear comfortable shoes, because you’ll be dancing! Music on tap: Rock, Blues, R&B, and Pop!

The Belted Cow is a fun spot, with a solid kitchen, great bar, and, of course, one of the most fun bands this Saturday. For more information, click here.


ONGOING: PortaVia’s June Wednesday Residency with Mary Ann Palermo

PortaVia is a new restaurant in Dalton, Massachusetts that is quickly becoming a great live music venue, and The June Residency at PortaVia features Mary Ann Palermo each Wednesday in June, with music starting at 6:00 p.m., playing until 9:00 p.m. PortaVia has a surprisingly delightful menu specializing in wood-fired pizza, wings, and fresh Italian comfort food, and great people, and full bar service.

Vocalist, songwriter, and recording artist Mary Ann Palermo will bring different musicians and different mixes of Jazz, R&B, Blues, Pop, and Rock to PortaVia across this month-long residency, and for Wednesday, June 7, guitarist Rich Homel and bassist Dan Broad will be joining her. These two musicians are back again on Wednesday, June 14, but with percussionist Sam Earnshaw along. The final two Wednesdays, June 21 and 28, will find guitarist Rich Homel and bassist Stephen Deitmann on board.

Dates and times are:

  • Wednesday, June 7, 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 14, 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 21, 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 28, 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

PortaVia Italian Eatery and Cafè  is located at 645 Main Street, Dalton, MA.  For more information, click here.