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the guide to the extended play sessions

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Jimmy Vivino returns to The Extended Play Sessions and The Fallout Shelter for a second time, a sold out house and an evening of blues, soul, rock and surprises with Jesse Williams, Bruce Bears, Mark Texeira and Tyler Morris.

Music that is inspiring, thought provoking, compelling and vitally important constructed out of a street-smart hip-hop MC and a classically trained harpist with an angelic voice. Kuf Knotz and Christine Elise have managed to create a totally unique sound with a much needed message of truth, tolerance and community.

One of the main goals of The Extended Play Sessions is to preserve, promote and advocate for traditional American Roots music. Within that goal we're always trying new ways to educate the audience about historical perspectives and comparisons to different styles of music. The idea was to draw distinctions in the style of music between to those two legendary soul labels and their place in music history in the 1960's.  by putting together a solid revue band made up of some of Boston's best soul players.