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Film Premiere — Jamaica Plain Porchfest: Songs in the Key of JP

JP Film premier:

Jamaica Plain Porchfest:  Songs in the Key of JP


Jamaica Plain Porchfest: Songs in the Key of JP is a short documentary that captures the spirit of this vibrant community-building event, in which 65 musiciansperformed on 35 porches to a roving audience of 7,000+ people.  It will be screened on February 8th at 3:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 633 Centre Street, JP. “We wanted to produce a music film that not only reflected the exuberance of the day, but also gave viewers some insight about why it touched a nerve for so manypeople,” said Co-Producer, Mindy Fried. “We are also committed to helping other communities create their own Porchfests, and have begun working with porchfest organizers in Randolph, Plum Island and San Francisco. We know there’s interest out there, and this film will hopefully inspire others”. Continue Reading →

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Party with JP Porchfest at the Milky Way with Damn Tall Buildings!

Dreary days got you down? Come party at Bella Luna/Milky Way Restaurant to celebrate JP Porchfest with Damn Tall Buildings, a band that made waves at Porchfest 2014! Last summer, over 7,000 people attended JP Porchfest, and it was a huge success. In 2015, we want to do it all over again, with more musicians, more porches, and some exciting additions. But we need your help. Continue Reading →

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