Live Music at Tres Gatos!

Live Music at Tres Gatos!

The entire Tres Gatos team is thrilled to announce that we now have a live music license! Because we are a record & book store in addition to a tapas restaurant/wine bar, the ability to offer regular live music is major cause for celebration. Our neighborhood is blessed with an abundance of talented musicians, and... more
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Tres Gatos is Applying for a Full Liquor License!

In response to numerous requests from guests for classic cocktails, and other drinks like Scotch and bourbon, that we are not able to offer with our current license, Tres Gatos is applying for a full liquor license! Our local hearings take place next week as follows: with the Jamaica Pond Association at 111 Perkins St at 7pm on Monday Dec. 1; with the Neighborhood Council Public Service...


On November 28th, Tres Gatos opens it’s doors at 10am for the sale of the year, featuring sales and discounts on items across the store, but more importantly, rare and hard to find records from the people behind RECORD STORE DAY. These albums are numbered, limited, have long been out of print or are not yet released, and your chance to get them for yourself, or...

Benefit Night for Waltham Fields Community Farm (Tues, Dec 2)

We’re excited to announce that our final monthly Benefit Night of the year will be for Waltham Fields Community Farm. Please join us on Tuesday, December 2 to help the Gatos support and celebrate this outstanding Farm, whose mission is to promote “local agriculture and food access through (their) farming operations and educational programs, using practices that are socially, ecologically, and economically sustainable.” Waltham Fields Community...


  Tomorrow night at Tres Gatos, Tuesday November 18th at 8pm, we come together for our monthly Tribute Night, this time not to a particular artist but to a year, 1994, 20 years ago, and all the music within. Come out and sing your favorite song from 1994, or cheer on your friends as they strum, sing and glide through a year’s worth of incredible music....


  Tonight at 8pm, Patrick Coman takes the stage with his unique brand of folk, blues and Americana, the perfect music for a rainy night in Jamaica Plain. Bring a friend and listen to some great music, beer in hand, at Tres Gatos. No cover.

Open Mic Tribute to (music from the year) 1994

Perhaps the most popular new tradition at Tres Gatos is our monthly Tribute Night, where we invite local musicians of all talent levels to cover their favorite song from an artist selected by popular vote the previous month. We’ve covered Fleetwood Mac, Harry Nillson, Bowie, and each month it’s turned into a fantastic party. For November, we’re paying homage not to a single artist, but to...

Live Music with Patrick Coman (11/17)

Tres Gatos is excited to welcome back Patrick Coman to our weekly Monday night music series.  A native of Oklahoma, Coman has earned a great deal of respect from the Boston folk scene, and has opened for Del McCoury and Joan Osborne, among others. Music starts around 8pm and there is no cover. Thanks for supporting your local musicians!

Sparhawks Play Tres Gatos (10/27)

Tres Gatos is excited to welcome Sparhawks to our weekly Monday night music series on October 27. These guys are a self-described post-rock band, but that doesn’t mean that they can’t rock. A few of us Gatos hear traces of Yo La Tengo in their music, and that’s a GOOD thing. Show starts around 8pm and there is no cover. Thanks for supporting your local musicians....

John Mailander & Molly Tuttle Play Bluegrass (Monday Oct 20)

Tres Gatos is excited to welcome back superb bluegrass musicians John Mailander and Molly Tuttle on Monday October 20. They will be accompanied by Brittany Karlson. Live music doesn’t get much more beautiful than this! Show starts around 9pm and there is no cover.

JP Sings: a Very Bowie Halloween (Tues, Oct 21)

Perhaps our favorite new tradition at Tres Gatos is our monthly JP Sings night, where we invite all local musicians to pay tribute to a great musician by covering a song or two (to an adoring crowd, naturally). For October, with Halloween around the corner, we couldn’t imagine a better pick than David Bowie. Start practicing your favorite Bowie song — and almost as important, assembling...

Time for an October Bluegrass Jam! (Tues, 10/14)

Once a month, we like to devote an evening to bluegrass, and all of the talented bluegrass musicians who live in our neighborhood. Please join us for another Bluegrass Jam, Tuesday October 14. Music starts around 9pm, and all musicians are welcome.

From Motown to Cowtown with Ferris Mueller (Mon. Oct 13)

The one and only Ferris Mueller, one of the organizers of the JP Music Festival, keeps our weekly Monday night music series rolling through October with a night of Motown to Cowtown. Show starts at 9pm and there is no cover. Thanks for supporting your local musicians, especially this guy who does so much to support other local musicians.