Live Music

Live Music

Thursday nights feature New England’s very best blues and roots performers. No need to travel downtown or across town, Menotomy Grill & Tavern showcases award winning touring acts in a comfortable (casual) setting with great acoustics!

Led by an all-star, legendary trio including host and bassist Jesse Williams, Bruce Bears on keys and Mark Teixeira on drums, with showcased performers including Dennis Brennan, Toni Lynn Washington, Tim Gearan, Michelle Willson, Brian Templeton, Lyle Brewer, Danielle Maraglia, Ed Scheer, Barrence Whitfield and others. As always, never a cover charge & always great food and drink!


February 4: Roberto Morbioli


A powerful soul and blues singer and guitarist on tour from Italy. Morbioli is a 2015 Boston Music Award Nominee! He tours full time all over Europe and the East Coast of the U.S. His musical style is Stevie Ray meets Robert Cray, plus James Brown for good measure. Many great original tunes and some choice covers from Ray Charles and Freddie King.Hosted by Jesse Williams on bass and vocals, Bruce Bears on keys and Mark Teixeira on drums.

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February 11: Stacking Stones


An original roots rock band hailing from Arlington! With Rootsy original tunes plus great covers of Neil Young, Allman Brothers and Bonnie Raitt. The performance will feature Kelly Dearing on vocals, Eric Dearing on guitar, John Coley on bass, Dave Howland on sax and vocals and Dave Millar on drums.

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February 18: Susan Cattaneo with Jamie Walker


Hosted by Jesse Williams on bass and vocals, Bruce Bears on keys and Mark Teixeira on drums. Susan is an award winning country rock singer and songwriter. She is a professor at Berklee College of Music and her songs have won her many accolades. Jamie is the front man and is the singer and guitarist for the Swingin’ Steaks and has been backing up Susan for all her shows.

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Menotomy Grill.

25 Massachusetts Ave,

Arlington, MA 02474

Phone. 781-648-1775