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9th Annual JP Music Festival

September 7, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm


The JP Music Festival returns for its 9th year, featuring musicians, bands, group, or ensemble members who either live or work in Boston’s Jamaica Plain neighborhood. The festival will have two stages, rotating between them with continuous music for seven hours. 

A playlist featuring (many of) this year’s performers can be heard on Soundcloud

 The festival lineup is:

Chandler Travis’s Philarmonette

The Deplorables: winner of John Casey’s JP Bar Wars, from Doyle’s Cafe


The Footlight Club

Gentle Temper  

JBJ and Blended Family  

Killian Whall

Mamadou Band   

Motel Black 

Muhammad Seven & the Spring 


The Party Band 

Melisande “Molly” Pope

Ray Liriano Experience 

Rick Berlin w/ The Nickel & Dime Band 

The Robert Blackhorse Project 

Savannah Sly & The Session Players

Smitt E. Smitty & The Feztones

Trusty Sidekick

Walter Sickert & The Army of Broken Toys 

Wildcat Slim  

 A printed schedule will be included in all issues of the August 23rd issue of the Jamaica Plain Gazette. 

Three area recording studios have generously donated one day of recording time to JP Music Festival performers who will be chosen at random, including Machine Gun Studios, Zippah Recording, and B. Kitty Studios.

The festival will again offer music activities for kids with Jaymz Purtle.

In the coming weeks Stage Sponsor J.P. Licks will again be selling the Official Ice Cream Flavor of the JP Music Festival at all locations called, “Squirrel Nut Zipple.” 

This year’s top funders of the JP Music Festival are:

Online donations are also being accepted via Facebook.

For up-to-the-minute details, follow the festival on: Twitter or Facebook

About the JP Music Festival

The JP Music Festival is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation that holds music events throughout the year. The festival began in 2011 and is organized by the acclaimed songwriter and musician Rick Berlin and Shamus Moynihan. For more information, visit jpmusicfestival.com


September 7, 2019
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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JP Music Festival


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Pinebank Field
Jamaicaway at Perkins Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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