The Valley Advocate Sessions — presented by the Valley Advocate, Signature Sounds, and NCTV — regularly features short concerts by local musicians both seasoned and new.

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Ritmo Gitano

Ritmo Gitano is a local duo that plays traditional gitano and Romani music on fiddle (Zoe Darrow) and classical guitar (Tony Silva).

Hannah Rose

Hannah Rose is an electric rock singer-songwriter with plenty of soul.

Lisa Martin

Lisa Martin writes original songs ranging from country to folk roots music, but with a dash of bluesy rock.

Reverend Dan and the Dirty Catechism

Reverend Dan and the Dirty Catechism, Springfield-based preacher rock n' roll with a side of post punk. BONUS: Reverend Dan and the Dirty Catechism...

Seth Glier

Seth Glier is an Easthampton-based multi-instrumentalist pop and folk singer-songwriter, who switches between guitar and keyboard.

Mark Schwaber

Mark Schwaber is an indie folk artist with punk rock influences from Easthampton, MA. Check

Tundra Toddler

Electronic punk and glitch pop artist, Tundra Toddler, played a set for Valley Advocate Sessions on Sept. 20, which is now available to stream.

Court Etiquette

Court Etiquette is a Northampton-based indie pop band fused with rollicking roots rock. The band performed on the Valley Advocate Sessions stage on Sept. 5.

Lonely Whale

Lonely Whale is a local electric singer-writer with indie rock and folk influences and she performed on the Valley Advocate Sessions stage on September


Parlicium is an indie folk trio from Western Mass with acoustic roots. The band is one of five to perform at the Green River Fest 2017’s Next Wave Stage.


Recent Sessions