The posts on this page are from a variety of Salem blogs and the views expressed are those of the individual blog author.

May 8th, 2016

Soul, Blues and Funk Mix at Salem Jazz & Soul Festival’s 10th Year

Ten years of down beats, up beats, rhythm and horns will be celebrated this year as the Salem Jazz & Soul Festival kicks off its Berklee Summer Series May 14th in Salem’s Derby Square. The spacious, open air ambiance of Derby Square lends itself so well to the diverse live funk, soul, blues and jazz […]

June 12th, 2015

Berklee Summer Series to Present Rising Star to Salem

Walking through Salem this Saturday around 5-7pm you may hear some interesting sounds emanating from Derby Square. We suggest you let your ears guide you to a very special performance by a rising star, jazz bassist Marika Galea, and her quartet as part…

May 7th, 2015

Salem Jazz & Soul Presents Berklee Yellowjackets in Salem

Weekends rate highly on the Salem Ma diversity meter. Pick any Saturday or Sunday and there is ALWAYS something going on— and usually different from the previous week. Music or Art or Theatre or Film. For example, The Salem Jazz and Soul Festival launches its 2015 SJSF/Berklee Summer Series with a concert featuring The Yellowjackets, […]