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Page6" : POSTdG/TE'T'AUGJSl ` 3(1,201 "" THE BOSTON 0000ltS)FESTIVAL Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park The Boston hts Festival, a celebra- tion of the visual and performing arts, takes place on Saturday and Sunday, August 31st-September 1 st, from 12:00 Noon to 8:00 pm concluding with fire- works at 9:00 pm on Saturday at Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park, Commercial Street, Boston. Performers include: Jesse Dee American recording artists Dwight & Nicole (Dwight Ritcher and Nicole Nelson) have inspired comparisons to some of the greats -- Etta James, John Lee Hooker, The Roiling Stones and The Staple Singers -- but it is their fresh blend of spirited blues, rock and gospel that is landing them their own spot among the celebrated music makers will appear at 6:00 pm on Saturday evening. In 2010, following their critically ac- claimed independent release !Signs, they have been nomi- nated for six Boston Music Awards and four Boston Phoenix awards. In 2012 Nicole appeared on NBC's The Voice; wowing all four coaches" and winning the hearts of millions with her heartfelt rendition of Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah. 2012 came to an exhilarating close with a BMA win for "Female Vocal- ist of the Year." Dwight & Nicole's growing fanbase is sure to fall in love with their upcoming album Shine On, which will be released in the Fall of 2013. Boston-based soul singer/songwriter/guitarist Jesse Dee, will be performing on Saturday evening at 7:00 pm. With his warm and honest sound, his instantly memorable melo- dies and positive, slice-of-life lyrics, Jesse expertly updates soul music for contemporary audiences. Dee won the 2010 Boston Phoenix Music Poll Award for Best R&B Act, both for the strength of his live show and the aftershocks of his self-produced 2008 debut CD, Bittersweet Batch. Dee regularly plays to packed clubs in New England and has toured Europe multiple times. On Sunday, September 1 .= at 6:00 pm A Tribe Called Red will take the stage with a truly unique sound that's impacting the global electronic scene and urban club cul- ture. Since 2010 the group -- made up of two-time Cana- dian DMC Champion DJ Shub, DJ NDN and DJ Bear Wit- ness -- has been mixing traditional pow wow vocals and drumming with cutting-edge electronic music. Their self- titled album, released in March 2012, was long-listed for Canada's prestigious Polaris Music Prize and included in the Washington Post's top 10 albums Of the year. For a complete listing of events visit www.cityoJboston.gov/ SUMMER. St. Anthony's Feast (Continued from Page I) Vinny Marino (Continued interesting." Vinny has a great deal of respect for Bobby, he nominated him for the Ring 4 Award in 2009. Marino has been a driv- ing, and a supporting force of Ring 4, Veteran Boxers Association for many years. In 1995 I had the priv- ilege of being inducted into the Boxing Hall of Fame along with him. He is well respected in the Boxing Community and has received many awards from the Organization for his loyalty to our cause. After twenty-five years at the job, he still remains active in the land develop- ing field, and has been a responsible figure in the restoration of Roslindale Square, where he is a well- respected man of the ages. His first endeavor was the 108 unit development, at Dale Village. Since that onset he has never ceased being active in creating new projects for the benefit from Page 16) of others. There are many years under Vinny's belt, but he still respects the confines of the Ring. He stays active with his workouts on the bag, and he manages to swim every morning. At his age he still has power in his punch. Believe me, it's like getting butted with the end of a half ball stick when he lands a body shot. This week Vinny and I, managed to spar a couple of rounds at the Gentleman's Gym in Hyde Park. As usual there was no holding back; I have a mouse on my right eye, and nose, as proof of that. Marino never lost his touch (or should I say pounding) as a quality boxer. We have been the closest of friends for many years, and I always considered him as an older brother image because of his gentlemanly ways. He lives by the rules and is a true Brother in Boxing. .) 600el,00ra c00alon 26 Parmenter Street North End, Boston 617.726.B11 COME CHECK US OUT! TO SHOW OUR 6R.TIIUI)E ENJOY 10% OFF YOUR NEXT SERVICE. WE APPRECIATE YOUR BUSINESS. Stylists Shaida - Kristin - lenna - Mkhele HAIR MAKE-UP THREADING WAXING KERATIN TREATMENT l The Feastie Boys, made up of North Enders Bobby Eustice of Polcari's Coffee, Mark Petrigno of the Connah Store, Johnny Grey on the drums, Chris Romano and Joe Feloni on guitar, entertained at St. Anthony's Feast. Mark's son joined in with the group singing a couple of classic hits: (Photos by Rosario Scabin, Ross Photography)