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The Knickerbocker’s New Jam

The fabled music center adds The Tap Room to its entertainment spaces

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Yes, the Knickerbocker Music Center now has its own speakeasy. Though the small room has a long-standing history as a part of the club, it remained closed for several years. Then, last January, the doors finally reopened to reveal a completely renovated space. The Tap Room now functions as an intimate listening room, showcasing some of the region’s most beloved songwriters and acoustic artists. The space boasts a retro atmosphere and an eclectic pub menu: you can nosh on the reliable Pulled Pork Slider, or you can try the Grilled Chicken and Pineapple Kabob. Music is a regular feature, but on nights that musicians aren’t booked, guests are treated to albums on vinyl played over the house sound system. Visit the Knickerbocker Music Center website for a calendar of upcoming shows and events. Westerly