Here are links to area bands and musicians that have performed at cafe nine, and links to other resources about area music and New Haven.
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BANDS & MUSICIANS
Age of Reason
The Big Fat Combo
Leo Boogie and the Romeo Kings
The Breakfast (formerly Psychedelic Breakfast)
The Can Kickers
The Cavemen Go
Cigar Store Indians
Cobalt Rhythm Kings
Laco Deczi and Celula New York
Deep City Elm
Diamond J and the Rough
Don't Tell Muddy
The Deuce Frehley Band
High Lonesome Plains
Bret Logan and the Jellyshirts
The Mountain Movers
The Naomi Star
Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez
Sasquatch and the Sick-a-Billys
The Pete Scheips Band
Sex and Death USA
The Greg Sherrod Band
The Spampinato Brothers
Spider & Fly
Butch Taylor & the Penetrators
Tyler Trudeau Attempt
James Velvet/The Mocking Birds
The Voodoo Jets
Washboard Slim and the Bluelights
Area Music Sites
Anti-Emo Empire - Companion site to the hardcore/punk radio show broadcast on WNHU
Blues Bus Depot - Good source for information about blues performances in Southern New England
Connecticut Blues Society - Non-profit organization supporting blues fans and musicians
Go Kat Go - Official site for the rockabilly/psychobilly radio show broadcast on WNHU
IndepenDisc - Online music club featuring independent bands. Based in Connecticut. Also, see sister site at ctlocal.com. Listen to the IndepenDisc Radio webcast at 10 p.m. every Wednesday on Cygnus Radio
Jazz Haven - Presenting, preserving and advancing the culture of jazz
JohnnyKMusic - Good CT blog covering the New England music scene, with occasional reviews of Cafe Nine shows
New Haven Jazz Festival - Info on free jazz on the Green and at neighborhood parks
The Local Bands Show -
Airs Sunday night at 10 pm on WPLR,
99.1 FM. It's hosted by
Rick Allison and James Velvet, and has been around since
Reflections Productions - Cheshire-based filmmakers that can produce DVDs of live music performances. Producers of the documentary film "300 Mondays," featuring Beatnik 2000.
Songfacts - Searchable database of song information compiled by radio professionals and music enthusiasts; based in Unionville, CT
The Space - Tres cool performance space in Hamden, operated by Steve Rodgers (Mighty Purple) and friends. Offers approximately 23,000 varieties of tea and a wonderful collection of knick-knacks, bric-a-bac, geegaws and tchotches
Teaessare Design -
Design and illustration for bands, record labels and promoters
Thin Man Music - Record label also doing promotions for area bands
WNHU Jazz Radio - weekday mornings from 6 to 8:30
Around New Haven
Info New Haven - Excellent guide to attractions, events in New Haven
Long Wharf Theatre - Professional regional theater featuring eight productions per season on two stages. Will move to Ninth Square in coming years, replacing The Coliseum.
Days of the Coliseum - Some
loved it. Others hated it. Last Days of the Coliseum tells
the complete story of the New Haven Veterans Memorial Coliseum
within the context of the cultural upheavals of baby boomers
whose pop culture gods of rock, hockey and pro wrestling
routinely appeared there before it closed in 2002. Originally
broadcast on CPTV in November 2010.
New Haven Web - Comprehensive online directory of the best and most useful Web sites
University Hotels - nline source to find available
Hotels in New Haven, close to Yale University
The Owl Shop - A New Haven fixture since 1934, where you'll find fine tobacco products
Shubert Theater - Famed downtown theater where many Broadway hits had their first tryouts. Now host to touring productions and musical events.
Yale Repertory Theatre - Professional regional theater affiliated with the Yale School of Drama.
Neighborhood Music School - Not-for-profit community arts school, serving children and adults. Based in New Haven, with some programs in Guilford and Woodbridge. Founded in 1911.
Valley School of Music and Dance - Lessons,
retail sales and rentals. Located in Portland, CT.
Connecticut Music Educators Association - Supporting excellence in music education since 1932
Connecticut State Music Teachers Association - Organized by independent, private music teachers
Betterfly - Online database of teachers on all instruments
Music Performance Scholarships -
An online resource of various college scholarships available for students interested in performance. Through Student Scholarship Search.
College, The New School for Music - A classical music
conservatory with undergraduate and
Located in New York City.
Resources for Educators - Links
to sites on music history, musical associations, plus resources
for band and vocal directors