The Music Circus and Melody Tent support Brad Martin and CCALS

The Music Circus and Melody Tent support Brad Martin and CCALS

Nov 2, 2016

Brad Martin is a long-time friend of the Music Circus and Melody Tent. If you’ve ever called after hours and listened to our show listing, if you’ve ever heard a Melody Tent ad on any of the Cape’s iHeart  radio stations, you’ve heard Brad’s voice. Brad has been the voice of the Melody Tent for more than 15 years. He also hosts the afternoon show on Cool-102.

Brad has fought the good fight against ALS for nearly 4 years.

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This Day in Music Sept. 20

This Day in Music Sept. 20

Sep 21, 2016

September 20 was a big day in Beatles history:

In 1964, at the end of the North American tour, The Beatles played a Charity concert at the Paramount Theatre in New York City, the 3,682-member audience each paid $100 a ticket. You probably weren’t among that crowd but did you catch the Fab 4 this summer?

Fab 4 the ultimate Beatles Tribute

1966 George Harrison went to India for his first visit to Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.

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8 Things You Should Know About Ticket Safety & Security

8 Things You Should Know About Ticket Safety & Security

Jul 28, 2016

Maybe you received one of our e-mails, or heard from a friend: your favorite band or comedy act is coming to town! It’s tempting to rush online and grab the first tickets you can get, after all, you want the best seats possible! But… are you really getting the best seats? Take a moment to review our ticket safety and security tips to make sure what you’re paying for, is what you’re really getting.

  • Buy through us.

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Stay Connected At Our Shows!

Stay Connected At Our Shows!

Jun 24, 2016

Social media is hotter than ever, and we’ve upgraded our systems to keep you in the loop – and connected – during the show:

  • Free WiFi! Save your data and hop on our FREE Wifi! Look for “Music Circus Free Wifi” to connect. This also helps save your battery.
  • Check-In. When you arrive for a show, check in at our venue on Facebook to let your friends know that you’re here for your favorite artist or comedian – 

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12 Things to Know Before You Attend a Show

12 Things to Know Before You Attend a Show

Apr 6, 2016

12 Things to Know Before You Attend A Show

Planning to attend a show at the South Shore Music Circus, or our sister venue the Cape Cod Melody Tent? Here’s a list of things you should know to help you get the best experience possible!

  • Your safety and security is our top priority.In keeping with policies at other venues, you’ll be greeted upon entry by one of our security personnel who will conduct a thorough but speedy check of all bags and purses as well as screening with an electronic wand.

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Letterman top 10

Letterman top 10

May 21, 2015

 

By now I’m sure you know about David Letterman’s final show last night. Over his remarkable 30+ year career, Letterman has promoted and introduced to the public hundreds of musical acts and comedians. It was a badge of honor to be featured on his Late Night show, and in honor of his famous “Top 10” segment, we have compiled our own “Top 10” of favorite performances on Letterman by acts we have coming to the Music Circus and Melody Tent this summer.

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The long, sad history of April 15th

The long, sad history of April 15th

Apr 15, 2015

As I sit here writing this post, the city-wide moment of silence has just ended, the Red Sox game has resumed and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev sits in jail guilty on 30 charges and is awaiting sentencing. It is about 60 degrees outside and Aaron Hernandez just gotten to Walpole, his new home for the rest of his life.  I’m excited about the Spring, I’m heavy-hearted about the Marathon victims and I’m elated about next Monday. There is no doubt that April 15th will stay with me for the rest of my life,

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National Puppy Day Facts!

National Puppy Day Facts!

Mar 23, 2015

In honor of National Puppy Day we decided to forgo the usual “Fun Music Facts of the Day” and give you a few fun puppy facts.

1. There are more puppies born in the US each year (6.2 million) than babies. (4 million)

newborn pups

2. Puppies get lonely, just like us. They are in the womb with a litter and are born with a litter so they love the company of humans or other animals.

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Our Top 5 Johnny Cash Songs

Our Top 5 Johnny Cash Songs

Feb 26, 2015

Johnny Cash would have turned 83 today. The ‘man in black’ is regarded as one of the most influential men not only in country music, but in all of music history. To celebrate the legend’s day of birth, we decided to list our top 5 Cash songs of all time.

 

1. Folsom Prison Blues (Live Version)- 

  • My favorite thing about this song is the fact that he sang it at the actual Folsom Prison.

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February 25th fun music facts of the day

February 25th fun music facts of the day

Feb 25, 2015

George Harrison of The Beatles was born on February 25th, 1943. Harrison was the guitarist and a vocalist for the worlds most popular band.

In 1956, Elvis Presley had his first national hit when his song “I Forgot To Remember To Forget” went to #1 on the Billboard Country & Western chart.

In 1964, February 25th belonged to The Beatles as they recorded three singles at Abbey Road Studios in London.

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