This week on the BIRN!

Tune in to birnCORE on tonight at 8:00 p.m. for a live broadcast from the Red Room @ Cafe 939 featuring London based artist Puma Blue (also known as Jacob Allen) and New York City’s Gabe Goodman. Both artists bring fresh and exciting sounds to the singer songwriter genre. The show starts at 8:00 p.m. and you can stream it here.

Wellington, New Zealand’s Graeme James is multi-talented folk artist with over 300,000 monthly spotify listeners. He makes a stop in Boston on his way across the US in support of his latest release, The Long Way Home. New England based singer and songwriter Will Orchard gets the show rolling. Listen to the show on Thursday, November 7 at 8:00 p.m. right here.

At a 18 years old, Emily Bear is already a celebrated pianist, composer and vocalist. Check out the exclusive BIRN interview with Emily on Friday, November 8 at 7:00 p.m. before her show at Cafe 939 that night. Tune in here.

Guitarist and vocalist, Aubrey Haddard is our featured artist on BIRN Alive this Saturday, November 9 at 4:00 p.m. EST. Listen to her live set and insightful interview on birn1 here.

The BIRN has a pair of tickets for you to win to see Kate Davis and Jesse Ruben live at Cafe 939 on Saturday, November 16. To win the tickets, send an email and your contact phone number to by Thursday, November 14 at 11:59 p.m. Make sure to have Kate and Jesse in the subject line. The winner will be chosen at random. Good luck!

We are very happy to announce that the fall 2019 birnCORE Live show will take place on Thursday, December 5 and will feature Boston and Portland based indy noise band, Weakened Friends. Tickets are $8 for students. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.