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The Better Half plays Fairfield Craft Ales Saturday February 15th 6-9pm!

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Fairfield Craft Ales, 724 Honeyspot Road, Stratford, CT

The Better Half is excited to be back at Fairfield Craft Ales in Stratford on Saturday February 15th from 6-9pm. Come on out for some fine ales and music. We'll be joined by fantastic rhythm section of John Jackson on bass and Joe Pecoraro on drums. Hope to see you there! visit our website at:

The Better Half is looking forward to another great gig at Augur's Irish Pub in Branford. We are thrilled that Matt Pecoraro will be joining us on guitar for the evening. The intimate, cozy vibe at this wonderful pub fits well with the Better Half’s music. Expect a wide range of tunes played with passion and authenticity. Come on down for a rockin’ good time.

The Better Half rocks Fairfield Craft Ales

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Fairfield Craft Ales, 724 Honeyspot Road, Stratford, CT

The Better Half is ready to deliver the goods at Fairfield Craft Ale this Saturday February 18th. We'll be joined by Jam Chowder bandmates Ted Ervin and Tom Knapp, so this will be an extraordinary show. Early show from 6-9pm. Come on out and try some of the tasty ales at FCA and hear some authentic rock and roll!

Come on down to Fairfield Craft Ales in Stratford on Friday evening to taste some spectacular beers and enjoy the acoustic music of the Better Half. We're playing in stripped down fashion with acoustic guitar, vocals and light percussion. You never know who might show up to join in the festivities. We start at 6pm and will play all our favorites until 8:30. Hope to see you there!

The Better Half is ready to make it's debut appearance at the fabulous Gray Goose Cafe in Southport, CT on Friday June 12th. Local foodies love this place, so make reservations for dinner and bring out some friends. We'll be playing from 10pm-1am doing our usual eclectic blend of rock. Expect to hear music by arttists like Joni Mitchell, Stevie Wonder, Bonnie Raitt, Stones, Beatles, Sublime, Jimmy Cliff, Van Morrison, BB King, Joan Osborne, Tom Petty and a whole bunch of others. Come out and help make our first appearance at the Gray Goose a festive party.

Look forward to seeing you there!

246 Old Post Rd. Southport, CT 06890 203.292.8779

After a long hiatus, The Better Half is fired up to make our first appearance of the year at the Las Vetas Lounge right in the heart of downtown Fairfield on Friday May 15th from 8-11pm. Las Vetas Lounge is a Fairfield treasure, with an easy rock-n-roll vibe, great food (sandwiches, salads, and desserts) and the best coffee/ hot chocolate in town. If you want alcohol there is a BYOB policy with a $5 corking fee. We will be playing a mix of acoustic and electric music, including favorites from Bonnie Raitt, Van Morrison, Linda Ronstadt, Sublime, Grateful Dead, Beatles, Joni Mitchell, Dylan, Petty, and a whole bunch more.
This marks our first outing with our new band member - the very talented Mike Dougherty on bass/vocals!
Bring out your friends for some great music and good times.

Visit our newly refreshed website at:

Las Vetas Lounge 27 Unquowa Rd Fairfield, CT

THE-BETTER-HALF is ready to be full-on rocking some smokin' electric sets of our diverse music. Expect to hear songs from Bonnie Raitt, Sublime, Jimmy Cliff, the Stones, Stevie Wonder, Joss Stone, Chris Isaak, Sheryl Crow, Joni Mitchell, Johnny Cash, Bob Marley and way, way more! We love the Guilford Mooring - great food and drink, chill vibe by the water and a festive crowd. Blow off the holiday steam and come on down and party with THE-BETTER-HALF!

Guilford Mooring 505 Whitfield St Guilford, CT 06437