Latest News

Get our news feed!

Spring Flywheel Record Fair to be Held at EASTWORKS

Join us at Eastworks (116 Pleasant St, Easthampton) Sunday May 17 from 10AM-3PM for the Annual Flywheel Record Fair! There will be lots of vendors selling plenty of LPs, 45s, CDs and tapes, plus music memorabilia.

As always, this event is a fundraiser for Flywheel. Come support affordable cutting edge art in Western Mass and get some great music as well.

7th Annual Kiss n' Tell Ball

Community Action Youth Program of Greenfield is hosting it's 7th Annual Kiss 'n' Tell Ball on Friday, April 17 at Flywheel.

There will be live drag performances by Serenity Lockhart, Tytannia Lockhart, Jenayah DeRosario. 

LGBTQ youth ages 12-21 are invited to enjoy a night of fun and dance! It's FREE ADMISSION!

Saturday Morning Music Party Returns!

On Saturday March 14 & April 18 the parent and kid favorite, Saturday Morning Music Party returns! Sponsored by Flywheel & Hilltown Families the events will be fundraisers for both organizations.

The events will feature free pancakes, new webisodes of Pancake Mountain, the PBS web series, and a micro-dance party with DJ Youthelectronix.

Check out the Facebook event to let us know you're coming!

Pioneer Valley Zine Fest 2015: Save the Date!

Flywheel will play host to the Pioneer Valley Zine Fest once again this year on Saturday, April 11th as part of the Easthampton Book Festival. This all-day event will feature zine creators, workshops, readings, and other performances with more TBA soon!

 Visit the Facebook event page for more info about table reservations, workshops, and other updates! 

2014 Annual Meeting

Flywheel is an all-volunteer run community arts space.  We depend on you, the community, to help the space survive and grow through show attendance, volunteer work, and donations. We've had an incredible 16 years, but we need your support to last another 16.

Please attend Flywheel's annual meeting on Wednesday December 10, 2014 at 6:30 as we socialize and celebrate our accomplishments over the past year.  This date also coincides with Valley Gives, the annual fundraising event held throughout the Pioneer Valley.

Dinner and entertainment will be provided by Flywheel's Hub. All are welcome. If you plan on attending, please RSVP here.

News Archive

About Flywheel

Flywheel, a collectively run, not-for-profit space, aims to build community and give artists of all types the opportunity to craft, practice, and perform their work in an environment where creativity is valued over profit. Volunteer-run and governed by consensus, Flywheel believes that art and information should be equally accessible and affordable to all people. The all-ages, alcohol- and drug-free space features a cafe, zine library, performance space, and an art gallery. LEARN MORE ABOUT FLYWHEEL.

Events Calendar

Keep an eye on this space for info on upcoming meeting dates, events, and performances.

View full calendar details »

August 2, 2015

7:30pm $6

Arm Candy

a punk 'n roll band from brooklyn!


a debut show in western mass! how did this happen? sick riffs forever

Laika's Orbit

for people who like fun, in the summertime

Bad Boys

do u wanna be bad?

August 5, 2015

8pm 8$

Glenn Jones

Glenn Jones is a unique voice working in the decades long tradition of American primitive music. What distinguishes Glenn from the many devotees to this style is the combination of expressive playing and technical skill, most notably his inventive use of alternative tunings and partial capos. Glenn's songs are evocative and redolent and convey a wide array of emotions, many times in one song, without saying a word.

Chuck Johnson

Chuck Johnson is a composer and musician residing in Oakland. He approaches his work with a ear towards the faults and instabilities that reveal latent beauty, with a focus on American primitive guitar, electronics, and "folk minimalist" composition

Crystalline Roses

Crystalline Roses is a project of A.Pasquarosa who has released recordings on VDSQ, Feeding Tube Records & Ascetic House

August 7, 2015

8pm $5-$10 don


experimental teacher bop rock from Columbus OH


doomy indie rock from Easthampton MA


shoegaze from Westfield MA

The Music and Work Project

zine performance full of stories!

Here is a facebook event: tell your friends!

August 8, 2015


The Robbins-Zust Family Marionettes

The Robbins-Zust Marionettes have been delighting audiences since 1971. They have performed their classic tales with their hand-crafted puppets and live music for thousands of children of all ages from the Dorset Playhouse in Vermont to the Grammercy Arts Theatre, the West Side Y and the City Museum in New York at fairs, schools, resorts, inns, libraries, homes, birthday parties, cabarets, stores, malls, temples, churches, and everything in between.

DJ Youthelectronix

DJ Youthelectronix is the house DJ for the winter Saturday Morning Music Party series and will spin some fun summer jams!

Millside Park
2 Ferry St.
Easthampton, (behind Paragon Arts & Industry Building)
Rain location: Flywheel 43 Main St. Easthampton, MA

August 12, 2015

7:30pm $10

Jam Messengers

Rob Kennedy & Uncle Butcher bring their high energy trash blues to Flywheel

Thee Arcadians

Loud noisy psychedelic garage rock/punk/power pop from Flornce, MA.

Dead Letter

Lo-fi country punk from Northampton.

August 13, 2015

7pm $5-$10 don

Bent Knee

Prog Rock from Boston


Cool indie Rock from Amherst

Gregory McKillop

Witchy Webcomic Songs

fb event:

August 14, 2015

8pm TBA


+ more TBA

August 23, 2015

8:00pm $6-8

The Sidekicks

All Dogs


Potty Mouth

August 25, 2015

6pm $5-$10 don

Rictus Grin

Boston Punx

Miniature Philosopher

amherst Ragtag indie punk

Jake Mckelvie & The Countertops

dance a thon rock n roll from NH


pyschedelic jams from Amherst MA

Four awesome bands from all over the northeast to rock and roll at the flywheel!

September 1, 2015

8:00pm $6

Exit Order

Leather Daddy


Rogue Trooper

September 23, 2015


Crank Sturgeon




September 26, 2015

7pm $5-$10 don

Waywords and Meansigns: recreating Finnegans Wake

an international project setting James Joyce's bizarre novel Finnegans Wake to music, unabridged

Site by ardent design