Outdoor Stage - 9pm - 10pm
RLife Live present Randy Vera, Boston MA
Harvard Square "Make Music" is inspired by the “Fête de la Musique” a street-music festival which started 30 years ago in Paris. The “Fête de la Musique” is now celebrated, under many names, in more than 300 cities in 108 countries, from London to Beijing to Buenos Aires, Harvard Square is now a part of this worldwide celebration!
Sounds Like: Tom Waits, Gil Scott-Héron, Warren Zevon
Bio: Randy Vera is a finalist for the 2012 John Lennon Songwriting award, as one of three final candidates in the "Jazz" category. His song placements include VAS Entertainment’s acclaimed surfing films and Road Work pictures “The Mean Of Green” (2013). Randy is currently recording with 12 time Platin...See Full Bio
“When you listen to a lot of music for your entire life then one day decide to write about that music as a critic, everything changes, you become by default...more critical. As such that increases over the years and it thereby becomes more difficult to find anything that actually gets your attention in such a way that you are genuinely intrigued and pleased enough to want more. This is how I felt when I first heard the music of Randy Vera. One of the things I do is make my assessment and ask myself, who does he remind you of? Then I go to the artist page and look at the "sounds like" references to see if I was spot on or not. The first artist that came to mind was Tom Waits, bingo! He is the first one mentioned. I then thought of Randy Newman and Leonard Cohen. Those two are not mentioned however I felt there was a little bit of each artist in Vera's sound and Warren Zevon? Yes, . Read More at http://www.muzikreviews.com/randyvera.php”