Not Just Spring Peepers, These Pinkletinks Know All the Chords
Noah Asimow
Although the band doesn’t have quite the national following of Kid Rock, they Pinkletinks have become a big hit on the Vineyard over the past few years.
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Patty Griffin Rises Again With New Take on Music and Touring
Holly Gleason

Patty Griffin has built a life of traveling the world and singing her carefully framed miniatures. Three decades into her career, the woman regarded as an “artist’s artist” realized things needed to change.

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Free and Outdoors Creates Perfect Harmony
Louisa Hufstader

Open-air music is happening all over Martha’s Vineyard, just about every night of the week and usually for free..

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Thirty Years After Trinity Sessions, Cowboy Junkies Are Still Breaking Ground
Holly Gleason
The Cowboy Junkies' latest album All That Reckoning continues a career defined by literate lyrics and minimalist atmospherics.
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Mavericks Bring the Heat, Swing and Depth
Holly Gleason
The Mavericks arrive on the Vineyard this week to play at the Performing Arts Center. “There are 12 of us,” said lead singer Raul Malo. “Eight onstage, four to keep us together, and 30 pieces of luggage.”
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David Bromberg Goes Electric and Acoustic at the Old Whaling Church
Louisa Hufstader
The David Bromberg Quintet performed a set list that was a journey of 20th-century folk, blues and ballads at the Old Whaling Church on Monday night.
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A Career Spanning Generations and Genres
Holly Gleason
It was during a gig in Austin with Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Chris Hillman that David Bromberg was lured back to recording.
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Have Faith as the Ritz Gets Religion
Louisa Hufstader
On Sunday nights brothers Sean and Griffin McMahon present the Dirty Gospel at the Ritz.
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Words and Music Meet Again at Vineyard Songwriting Festival
Bill Eville

Six years ago Matt Casey brought one songwriter to the Vineyard. This weekend he is bringing more than 15 musicians and songwriters to the Island as part of the Martha’s Vineyard Songwriting Festival.

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Songwriting Festival Returns to the Vineyard

Martha’s Vineyard will once again play host to some of Nashville’s finest songwriters and artists from Sept. 15 to 17.

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