Past Dates

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

Back Page Jazz and Comedy Club
Peter Lavender and The Limbo Souls - 9:00 -1:00
15 Kearney Square
Lowell, MA
978-455-4418
Price: No Cover!

With a new Limbo Souls album in the works, we will be taking a recording break to play the Back Page, Lowell's most intimate live music venue. Show starts at 9. Come by for a few. Always a fun night and no cover!

Saturday, December 31st, 2016

Olympia's Zorba Music Hall
New Years Eve Party! - Doors open at 8:30
439 Market Street
Lowell, MA 01854
Price: $30.00

We are very excited to be performing a special New Years Eve show at the Zorba Music Hall in Lowell. Admission includes a dinner buffet! Limbo Souls play 9:30 - 11:30 with Boston legend JJ Wright hosting the evening and spinning the tunes between sets. Reserve a table or come solo. But bring your dancing shoes!

Saturday, November 5th, 2016

Chelmsford Center for the Arts
Back to Normal - 7:00
Chemsford, MA
Price: $15.00 for adults, $10.00 for students

With a new country tinged album in the works, we will be stripping things down to the core five piece band for this special intimate performance. Lots of tunes covering all four albums and a few new ones too.

Great venue with free parking and lots of great eats within walking distance. Going to be a fun night!

 

Click here for tickets.

Saturday, June 18th, 2016

Back Page Jazz and Comedy Club
9:00 - 1:00
15 Kearney Square
Lowell, MA
978-455-4418
Price: No Cover!

Every city needs a great live music venue and The Back Page is Lowell's best.Back up singers April Nobrega and Lesley Richardson join us for this special night. We will be digging deep into the vault for this one. Hope to see you!

Saturday, April 16th, 2016

Spire Center for the Arts
7:00
25 1/2 Court Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
Price: $15.00

With our latest release, Sugar, being nominated for Best Album by Limelight Mag, we were selected to perform at the awards show. Nice to be recognized by anyone, anywhere and Limelight always does it right.

Saturday, March 5th, 2016

Peter Lavender and The Limbo Souls In Concert! - 7:30
1A North Road
Chelmsford, MA 01824
978-250-3780
Price: $15 adults, $10 seniors and students

Very excited to be taking our show to the Chelmsford Center for the Arts. Featuring horns and back up singers, we will be performing our new CD Sugar and all of the Limbo Soul hits. Don't miss this opportunity to see the band in this unique concert setting.

Tickets available HERE!

Saturday, November 28th, 2015

Zorba Music Hall
Thanksgiving Weekend! - Doors open at 8
439 Market Street
Lowell, MA 01854
(978) 459-7652

Burn off some of that turkey dinner with some old and new friends. Last time we played the Zorba the dance floor was packed. Hoping we can do it all over again. Special welcome to the Matignon High School class of 1980. Get the word out...this is going to be fun!

Saturday, October 10th, 2015

Back Page Jazz and Comedy Club
Columbus Day Weekend! - 9 - 1
15 Kearney Square
Lowell, MA
978-455-4418
Price: Free!

ALWAYS a great time at Lowell's coolest blues and jazz club. A great listening room along the canal and a sweet spot to hook up with some fine peeps.

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Tewksbury Elks
Where Angels Play Fundraiser - 8:00PM
777 South Street
Tewksbury, MA 01876
978-657-6333
Price: Tickets are $26.00

Inspired by the need to give something back in the wake of senseless violence around the country, Where Angels Play designs and builds playgrounds for neighborhood children to enjoy. Next up is a playground at Silver Lake in Wilmington which will be built in honor of fallen hero, Sean Collier. Great organization with a great cause. We are happy to be a part of it. Hope you can be there!

Saturday, July 11th, 2015

CD Release Party! - Doors open at 8
439 Market Street
Lowell, MA
Price: Free!

Couldn't be prouder of our latest release, Sugar. Complete with a horn section, background singers and congas, we will be performing Sugar in its entirety. Come celebrate...it's going to be epic!

Saturday, May 30th, 2015

Back Page Jazz and Comedy Club
9 - 1
15 Kearney Square
Lowell, MA
978-455-4418
Price: FREE

We'll be playing our new CD Sugar in its entirety. Special guest Testify will keep the night grooving with their own brand of soul. CDs available for purchase. Save the date!

Saturday, April 25th, 2015

The Neverly Brothers - Doors open at 8
160 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA

The Neverlys will be performing their spot on renditions of all the Everly Brothers greatest tunes at Lowell's hippest music venue. Jessica Cohen and Jaime Evans kick off the night followed by The Brown Boot Boys for what promises to be a great night of acoustic music.

 

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

Late Nite at The Safe - 11:45
160 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01854

Happy to be playing this cool little club in beautiful downtown Lowell. We'll be joining Jenny and the Gents and The Luxury on this very sweet triple bill.

Saturday, September 20th, 2014

Back Page Jazz and Comedy Club
Return to the Back Page! - 9 -1
15 Kearney Square
Lowell, MA
978-455-4418
Price: No Cover!

Things get revved up at 9 with Carl Johnson's new soul band Testify. PL and the Limbo Souls take the stage at 10. Great music venue along the canal in beautiful downtown Lowell!

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

La Boniche
A Date with the Neverlys! - 8 - 10
143 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-9473
Price: FREE

Come celebrate Lowell First Thursdays with the Neverlys. Explore Lowell's art galleries and museums before capping things off with some Everly tunes at La Boniche.

Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

La Boniche
A Date with the Neverlys - 9-11
143 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-9473
Price: FREE

The Neverly Brothers return to La Boniche playing all the great Everly Brothers hits and then some. Come early for dinner and then grab a seat at the bar.

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Peter Lavender and the Limbo Souls - 9:00PM - 11:30PM
74 Parker St
Gardner, MA 01440
(978) 669-0122
Price: FREE

With great food and a killer beer selection, the Gardner Ale House makes it worth staying out on a school night!

Saturday, March 15th, 2014

Back Page Jazz and Comedy Club
Peter Lavender and The Limbo Souls - 9 -1
15 Kearney Square
Lowell, MA
978-455-4418
Price: FREE!

Saturday, March 1st, 2014

Mill No. 5
Howl Anniversary Party
250 Jackson Street
Lowell, MA 01852

Peter Lavender and the Limbo Souls will kick off the night as entertainment mag Howl in Lowell celebrates it's 2nd year anniversary. Michael Bernier and Free Volt to follow. What a party!

Friday, February 28th, 2014

8-10
14 Littleton Road
Chelmsford, MA 01824

I'll be joining Limbo Soul keyboardist Steve Esposito as we reinterpret some new and old tunes in this hip, espresso cafe and wine bar.

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

Winterfest
2-3:15
Outdoor, heated tent
Lowell, MA
Price: FREE!

The Limbo Souls take the stage at Winterfest in beautiful downtown Lowell. This is an all ages show at the outdoor tent. Human bobsled races, soup competition and lots of great food and music.

Friday, February 14th, 2014

La Boniche
For Blue Valentines - 9:00 - 11:00
143 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-9473
Price: FREE!

It's Neverly time again at La Boniche. Make your Valentine's Day reservation for dinner and hang around for some perfectly sad Everly Brothers love songs.

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Fuse Bistro
A Tribute to Phil Everly - 8-11
45 Palmer Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-323-0424
Price: FREE!

The Neverly Brothers, Peter Lavender and Dave Norton, will play a special show as a tribute to Phil Everly who passed away in December. All Everly Brothers songs all night. Gonna be fun!

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

La Boniche
It's Neverly Time - 9:00 - 11:00
143 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-9473
Price: FREE

It's Neverly time once again at La Boniche. Dave Norton and yours truly playing all the best by Don and Phil. Old ones, new ones and some deep cuts. Always a fun night.

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

Athenian Corner
The Neverly Brothers! - 8-10
207 Market Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-7052
Price: FREE!

If you haven't been to a Neverly Brothers show yet, now's the time! Come sing a long to your favorite songs by Don and Phil. Bye, Bye Love, Dream, When Will I Be Loved...the list goes on.

Thursday, August 15th, 2013

Tsongas Center Back Yard Concert Series featuring Peter Lavender and the Limbo Souls
Outdoor Show Along the Merrimack! - 6 - 8
300 Martin Luther King Way
Lowell, MA 01851
Price: Free!

We are very excited about being part of the Tsongas Center Back Yard Concert Series. Burgers and dogs, ice cold beer and a beautiful picnic setting along the Merrimack River. Bring the whole family. This is going to be fun!

Saturday, July 27th, 2013

Back Page Jazz and Comedy Club
Festival Weekend at the Back Page! - 11PM -1AM
15 Kearney Square
Lowell, MA
978-455-4418
Price: FREE!

Myself and The Limbo Souls will close out the night. Hit the Folk Festival early and pop on over for a cold one. The one and only Bob Nash will be sitting in on drums. Going to be fun!

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Athenian Corner
Concerts on the Corner - 8-10
207 Market Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-7052
Price: FREE!

Myself, percussionist Andy Kaknes and guitarist/bandmate Carl Johnson will be performing outdoors at the Athenian Corner. New tunes, old tunes and a few soulful covers. Come on down. Get an early start on your Festival weekend!

Saturday, June 29th, 2013

La Boniche
A Date withe the Neverlys! - 9-11
143 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-9473
Price: FREE

Dave Norton and myself play all the greatest from Don and Phil. When Will I Be Loved, Love Hurts, Dream...doesn't get any better!

Saturday, May 11th, 2013

La Boniche
A Date with the Neverlys - 9 - 11
143 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-9473
Price: Free!

All the Everly Brothers best and then some. Always a fun night!

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Voices Rock Club
Peter Lavender and the Limbo Souls! - 9:00 - 12:00
727 Lakeview Ave
Lowell, MA 01850
Price: FREE!

We love playing Voices. Great sound system and cheap beers. Always a fun time.

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013

Back Page Jazz and Comedy Club
Spring Fever! - 9:00PM-1:00AM
15 Kearney Square
Lowell, MA
978-455-4418
Price: FREE!

We always LOVE playing the Back Page. Views of the canal, cool room, and with Courtney at the bar, it all adds up to a great night of music. Who knows, we may even have a new tune or two to throw in the mix!

Saturday, February 16th, 2013

La Boniche
The Neverly Brothers - 9:00-11:00
143 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-9473
Price: Free!

Come check out my latest project, The Neverly Brothers. Long time Lowell musician Dave Norton and yours truly morph into Bubba and Norm Neverly for the night performing all the great Everly Brothers hits and some surprise deep cuts as well. Bye, Bye Love; Crying in the Rain; Let it Be Me...the list goes on.

Saturday, January 19th, 2013

La Boniche
The Neverly Brothers! - 9:00-11:00PM
143 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-9473
Price: FREE!

Saturday, December 8th, 2012

Voices Rock Club
Thirty Two Years Ago Today - 9:00PM - 12:00AM
727 Lakeview Ave
Lowell, MA 01850
Price: FREE!

We love playing Voices...cheapest beers and the best sound system in Lowell!

I was a student at Northeastern when I got the news on December 8th, 1980. Put my pool stick down, sat in my car and balled like a baby.

In tribute, we'll be kicking off each set with a few John Lennon tunes. Always a fun night.

Saturday, December 1st, 2012

La Boniche
Return of the Neverly Brothers - 9-11PM
143 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-9473
Price: FREE

Yours truly kicks off the night with a solo set before Bubba and Norm Neverly perform all the Everly Brothers favorites. Wake Up Little Susie, Crying in the Rain, When Will I Be Loved...going to be a fun night!

Friday, November 9th, 2012

FAME Music Cafe - 7:00 - 11:00 PM
10 Lincoln St
Westford, MA 01886
(978) 692-6333
Price: $21.00

Had a great time playing here last year. All proceeds benefit the Westford Public School music students. Great line up of local musicians. PL and the Limbo Souls close out the night at 10:00.

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Cobblestones
Halloween Bash 2012! - 7:00 till 1:00 AM
91 Dutton Street
Lowell, MA
Price: $10.00 ($8.00 if you're in costume.)

A rockin' costume ball spread over two floors with proceeds benefiting the Lowell High School Fine Arts Department.

Saturday, October 20th, 2012

La Boniche
Introducing...The Neverly Brothers! - 9:00 - 11:00PM
143 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-9473
Price: FREE!

Following a set of tunes by yours truly and another by good friend Dave Norton, the two of us will debut our latest project, The Neverly Brothers! Wake up little Susie, this is going to be fun!

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

Athenian Corner
One Last Gasp of Summer! - 8-10PM
207 Market Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-7052
Price: Free!

I'll be joined by bandmate and guitarist extraordinaire, Carl "Sterling" Johnson as well as percussionist Andy Kaknes. We'll be closing out the Concerts on the Corner series at the Athenian. Going to be a fun night!

Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

Back Page Jazz and Comedy Club
Back to Back - 9:00-12:00
15 Kearney Square
Lowell, MA
978-455-4418
Price: Free!

Me and the boys return to Lowell's newest and best music club. Never a cover, nice acoustics and a sweet location along the canal. Had so much fun here at our CD release party. Can't wait to do it again!

Saturday, August 25th, 2012

La Boniche
Solo Acoustic Show - 9:00-11:00 PM
143 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-9473
Price: Free!

Cozy little bar and restaurant in beautiful downtown Lowell.

Friday, August 17th, 2012

Voices Rock Club
Peter Lavender and the Limbo Souls - 9:00PM
727 Lakeview Ave
Lowell, MA 01850
Price: Free

Always look forward to playing at Voices. Cheap beers, fun crowds and great sound system. Arte and Carl kick things off at 9. Come on down!

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

Athenian Corner
Under the Stars - 9:00-11:00 PM
207 Market Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-458-7052
Price: Free!

I'll be playing a few sets with percussionist Andy Kaknes. Great food and nice outdoor patio.

Saturday, July 28th, 2012

Back Page Jazz and Comedy Club
Festival Weekend! - 5:00PM - 6:30PM
15 Kearney Square
Lowell, MA
978-455-4418
Price: Free!

I'll be doing a solo acoustic show during Festival weekend. Looks like a solid line up again for this year's Lowell Folk Festival. But if the heat and the crowds start getting to you, pop in for a cold one at the Back Page.

Friday, July 13th, 2012

Solo Acoustic Show - 6:00-8:00
194 Middle St.
Lowell, MA 01854
Price: Free!

I'm at Life Alive every second Friday of the month. Always a fun night.

Friday, May 11th, 2012

Solo Acoustic Show - 6:00 - 8:00
194 Middle St.
Lowell, MA 01854
Price: FREE!

Great way to start the weekend...a Love Alive smoothie and a copy of my new CD, Middle Street. Percussionist Andy Kaknes will be joining me for a set. Should be a fun night.

Friday, May 4th, 2012

Back Page Jazz and Comedy Club
CD Pelease Party! - 9:00-12:00
15 Kearney Square
Lowell, MA
Price: FREE!

Come help celebrate the release of my new album, Middle Street at Lowell's newest music club. Arte K kicks things off at 9 and at 10, Peter Lavender and the Limbo Souls will be performing Middle Street live in its entirety. To add to the fun, local radio station 980 WCAP will be broadcasting the show live. Don't want to miss this one.

 

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

Ole Restaurant and Tapas Bar
The Best Sangria! - 9:30 - 12:00PM
76 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA
978-735-4470
Price: FREE!

Cool, cozy space. Good food, great Sangria! This is our first time playing at Ole. We'll be trying out some new tunes. Should be a fun night.

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

The Sky Box
Peter Lavender and the Limbo Souls - 9:00 - 11:00
553 Main Street
Tewksbury, MA
Price: FREE!

Saturday, July 9th, 2011

The Lamplighter Series - 9:00PM
141 Worthen St.
Lowell, MA 01852
(978) 459-0300
Price: Free

We'll be playing the Worthen as part of the Saturday night Lamplighter series at Lowell's oldest tavern. Queen of soul, Jen Kearney kicks things off with a solo set. Peter Lavender and the Limbo Souls close out the night. Should be a great night of music!

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

The Sky Box
9:00 PM
553 Main Street
Tewksbury, MA

This is our first time playing the Sky Box. The Carl Johnson Trio kicks things off and Peter Lavender and the Limbo Souls close out the night. Big stage, great sound...should be a fun night.

Friday, January 21st, 2011

Voices Rock Club
Carl's Birthday Bash! - 9:00PM
727 Lakeview Ave
Lowell, MA 01850
Price: Free!

Carl's band Big Trouble kicks things off at 9:00 and then me and the fellas join him for a set. Cheap beer, great sound, good friends...should be fun!

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

Thanksgiving Weekend! - 9:30PM
44 Palmer St
Lowell, MA 01854
Price: FREE

Carl, Arte, Craig and myself will be playing a semi-acoustic set in what is turning out to be Lowell's favorite downtown neighborhood bar. Come early for dinner and catch the show at 9:30. Good food, great people. Should be a rocking night of music!

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

Voices Rock Club
9:00PM - 11:00PM
727 Lakeview Ave
Lowell, MA 01850
Price: FREE

Yeah, it's a Tuesday night but it's always a fun one. Great sound system and a chance for me and the boys to try out some new songs.

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

9:00PM
43 Pleasant Street
Worcester, MA 01609
(508)791-6550

Carl Johnson kicks things off with a solo acoustic set followed by the Arte K Band. Me and thye boys go on after that. Should be another great night of music.

Sunday, August 29th, 2010

Brian's Ivy Hall
Lowell Will Rock for Food - 4:00 - 11:00
74 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA
Price: $10.00 donation

Good friend Craig Himmelberger has put together an amazing line up. I'll get things started followed by two of Lowell's best bands: Melvern Taylor and His Fabulous Meltones and Jen Kearney and the Lost Onion. Boston's legendary Treat Her Right will close out the night. Visit lowellwillrockforfood.com for more info.

Friday, July 23rd, 2010

6:30-7:15PM
141 Worthen St.
Lowell, MA 01852
(978) 459-0300

As part of the Festival After Dark, I'll be performing with the boys at the Worthen stage. Should be a great time.

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

10:00PM
44 Palmer St
Lowell, MA 01854
Price: Free!

A low key night of old and new songs with Lowell guitar great Carl Johnson doing his thing!

Friday, May 28th, 2010

Acoustic Night at the Worthen - 9:00-11:00
141 Worthen St.
Lowell, MA 01852
(978) 459-0300
Price: No cover
I'll be performing with Arte Kenyon on upright bass and a few other guest musicians. So grab a bite at the Viet Thai around the corner and head over to the Worthen for the show. Should be a fun night.

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009

Mickey's Irish Pub
8:00-9:00PM
Lowell, MA
Price: Free
I'm the feature for the singer/songwriter series hosted by the Reverend JJ. Should be a fun time.

Saturday, February 21st, 2009

Blue Mermaid
8:00PM
Portsmouth, NH
I'll be playing an opening set for Tex MacNamara and His Bucking Broncos at this hot Portsmouth restaurant.

Friday, January 9th, 2009

Mickey's Irish Pub
9:00PM
Price: Free

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

Sally O'Briens
9:00PM
Union Square
Somerville, MA
Price: Free

Saturday, November 8th, 2008

Ralph's Diner
Huck CD Release - 9:00PM
Worcester, MA
Price: $5.00
I'll be opening for Scott Riccuiti and his band Huck.

Saturday, October 25th, 2008

MIT
Fred Fest 08 - 8:00PM
Boston, MA
This is a student only outdoor festival at MIT. I'll be playing a 45 minute solo set.

Friday, October 24th, 2008

Mickey's Irish Pub
CD Release Party - 7:00PM
179 Central Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-934-8877
Price: Free
CD release Party! Finally...a band and a place to have a cold one. Good friend Melvern Taylor starts the night with a set of beautifully crafted gems from his latest CD "Love Songs for Losers." Should be a lot of fun. Mark it on your calendar!

Saturday, September 27th, 2008

MIT
9:00PM
This is an outdoor concert at the MIT campus for students only. I'll be backed up by old friend Tom Evans and his band the Rusty Bones for this one.

Saturday, August 23rd, 2008

Nicks
9:00
124 Millbury Street
Worcester, MA 01610
508-753-4030
I'll be playing a short set with Scott Riccuiti who will be hosting the night.

Thursday, July 17th, 2008

4:00-5:00
I'll be in the studio live to promote Never Now. Tune in for the fun.

Saturday, February 9th, 2008

Lowell Winterfest - 4:00-6:00
194 Middle Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-453-1311
Price: Free
This show is a Saturday afternoon performance during the Lowell Winterfest. Should be a lot of fun.

Friday, October 26th, 2007

An Intimate Evening with Peter Lavender - 7:00PM
194 Middle Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-453-1311
Price: Free
If you missed last month's show, you won't want to miss this one. Life Alive is the perfect venue for my songs. I'll be playing from 7:00PM - 9:00PM. Hope to see you there.

Friday, September 7th, 2007

Solo Acoustic - 7:00PM
194 Middle Street
Lowell, MA
978-453-1311
Price: Free
Life Alive is a very cool organic cafe next to the Revolving Museum in Lowell. I'll be doing a solo acoustic set featuring songs from my upcoming CD Never Now. Hope to see you there.

Sunday, July 29th, 2007

4:00-5:00
61 Market Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-454-2739
Folk Festival Weekend! I'll be doing a solo show to close out the weekend-the best weekend to live in Lowell and the best reason to visit.

Friday, June 29th, 2007

8:00-9:30PM
61 Market Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-454-2739
This is a solo show. I'll be playing songs from my CD Back to Normal as well as some new stuff.

Friday, April 13th, 2007

Brew'd Awakening
8:00-9:30PM
Lowell, MA
This is a solo show at an intimate coffeehouse downtown. Hope to see everyone there. http://www.brewdawakening.com/

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Back Page Jazz and Comedy Club
Return to the Back Page! - 9 - 1
15 Kearney Square
Lowell, MA
978-455-4418
Price: No Cover!

Things get revved up with Carl Johnson's new soul band, Testify at 9. Peter Lavender and the Limbo Souls take the stage at 10. We'll be playing a lot of tunes from our new CD which should be available soon. Great music venue along the canal in downtown Lowell!