Local Artist/Band Directory

The complete directory of Local Bands in Berkshire County and Western Massachusetts as well as Southern Vermont, Western New York and Northwest Litchfield, Connecticut.

License to Groove

License to Groove

License to Groove is four-piece Berkshire-based premier retro dance party band.  Playing dance clubs, parties and casinos all over New England, they specialize in recreating the music of 70s disco, 80s new wave, with the sole goal being fun for all! Web:  www.licensetogroove.com Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/licensetogroove/

Dreamaholic

Dreamaholic

Indie Rock/Folk Pop Composed of singer-songwriter Michael Lesko, bassist and vocalist Maya Mortman and drummer Tim Morrison, Dreamaholic presents original songs that are atmospheric and inviting. The trio was formed when Michael and Maya met at the Stagecoach Tavern and started jamming together. Michael invited Tim to play drums and their sound was complete. They […]

The Picky Bastards

The Picky Bastards

Bluegrass This bluegrass-centric power-duo is made up of Chris Merendo, on banjo and vocals, and Rob Sanzone on guitar and mandolin. They always feature a rotating cast of all-star musicians. The Picky Bastards cover music of all genres including old-time traditionals, modern pop hits and classic rock and roll. They mix in their own original […]

Rebel Alliance

Rebel Alliance

Rock and reggae As the Berkshires’ pre-eminent reggae influenced band, Rebel Alliance preaches the best of rock, reggae and improvisational jam along with a whole host of other musical genres. The Reb, as they are known to their fans, is made up of Mike Wood on guitar and vocals, Chris Gennari on lead guitar Michael […]

Bella’s Bartok

Bella’s Bartok

Folk pop Bella’s Bartok is made up of six extraordinary musicians from Northampton. Their circusesque style and folk approach to pop make them one of the more unique bands around. The band is made up of Asher Putnam on vocals, Jesse Putnam on accordion, mandolin and guitar, Chris “Fancy” Kerrigan on guitar and clarinet, Dan […]

Ross Jenssen

Ross Jenssen

Heavy Future Groove Ross Jenssen, brainchild of Berkshire natives Brian Ross, Jules Jenssen, and Sam McGaritty, creates heavy, futuristic, instrumental music that intends to evoke imagery akin to a wild journey through time and space, or the cinematic score to a dream. Ross Jenssen does this primarily through electric bass and drums. Ross Jenssen is […]

Jackson Whalan

Jackson Whalan

Hip-Hop/Electronica Coming up through Railroad Street Youth Project, Whalan learned some of his skills from local mentors in music. He seeks to create a refreshing blend of hip-hop lyricism with original music production, while collaborating and engaging in frequent live performances. You can find him working on his solo project, Jackson Whalan, as well as […]