Calendar Listings

Mick Flannery & Susan O'Neill at Haymarket Lounge

Sunday September 26, 2021 4:00 pm

In a first for Mick Flannery, he and Irish newcomer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Susan O’Neill have come together on a collaboration album ‘In the Game’.  In the Game is a themed collection of songs about a couple’s coming together and falling apart, a journey familiar to most. The highs and lows of the game of…

Global Roots Series pres. Albino Mbie

Monday September 27, 2021 7:00 pm

Albino Mbie is an award winning Musician, Guitarist, Singer, Composer, Sound and mixing engineer born in Maputo, the capital of Mozambique, a country in southern Africa known for its rich musical and cultural heritage. Fueled by the resourcefulness and determination that have always characterized Mozambicans, he built his first guitar at 16 from a 5-liter can…

Kristen Ford & Kara Kulpa in the Back Room

Tuesday September 28, 2021 7:00 pm

Kristen Ford is a one woman looping band playing indie rock, based out of Nashville, TN. This energetic and magnetic performing artist earned stripes gigging around Boston where she called Massachusetts home from 2008-2014. Last year she was on the ballot for the pop Grammys and has toured relentlessly, over 1500 shows in 48 states…

Corey Harris

Tuesday September 28, 2021 8:00 pm

Corey Harris is a guitarist, vocalist, songwriter and band leader who has carved out his own niche in blues. A powerful singer and accomplished guitarist, he has appeared at venues throughout the North America, Europe, Brazil, The Caribbean, West Africa, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

Jessica Carter Altman

Wednesday September 29, 2021 6:00 pm

Come see Singer-Songwriter Jessica Carter Altman open for O-TOWN at the City Winery in Boston. Jessica launched her career while in law school at the University of Michigan. Her debut EP, No Rules, was featured nationally following its release. Jessica’s powerful, smooth voice and talent have landed her guest performances and features on The Talk,…

Grain Thief

Wednesday September 29, 2021 8:00 pm

There’s no room to fake it when it’s just the band, acoustic instruments, and a microphone. Patrick Mulroy (guitar, vocals), Zach Meyer (mandolin, vocals), Michael Harmon (bass, vocals), Tom Farrell (resonator guitar), and Alex Barstow (fiddle) have grown as individual musicians, and Grain Thief has grown as a cohesive musical unit.

Bearly Dead Wednesdays

Wednesday September 29, 2021 9:00 pm

Bearly Dead is an all-star cast of players with deep roots in the New England jam & festival scene. While the band plays all of the Grateful Dead classics, they also dive into an extended catalog, which may include any song that any member of the Dead ever performed. With over 230 songs in rotation…

Chuck McDermott

Thursday September 30, 2021 8:00 pm

Over the last 40 years, Chuck McDermott has left his musical mark on audiences on both coasts of the United States. He recently released Gin & Rosewater, his first record in many years. His current songs show his empathetic eye for his fellow man and a sober – sometimes irreverent, sometimes sardonic – take on…

Big Jon Short

Friday October 1, 2021 6:00 pm

He’s a one man band playing country blues with loads of soul and energy.

Nerissa & Katryna Nields

Friday October 1, 2021 7:00 pm

Well into their third decade as a musical partners and—judging by this sublime album––at the very top of their game, the Nields turn to meditations on time, and turning points, their roots and community – both musical and personal – but they also express joy in the present, faith in the future, and a whole…

Way Up South

Friday October 1, 2021 10:00 pm

Way Up South’s expansive sound weaves southern, blues, country, jazz, and Americana rock together with finesse still retain the loose spacey qualities that epitomize improvisational rock bands. This style has earned them the right to call their music “Big Sky” sound.

Sean Rowe

Saturday October 2, 2021 8:00 pm

Troy, New York singer-songwriter and avid forager, Sean Rowe, has released four full-length records and two EPs. His new album, The Darkness Dressed in Colored Lights will come out in October of 2021 via Fluff & Gravy Records.

Vinegrass Music Festival

Sunday October 3, 2021 11:30 am

Vinegrass is back on Oct 3rd at Truro Vineyards feat. The Wooks, The Way Down Wanderers, Jacob Joliff & Michael Daves, & The Soggy Po Boys! Come join us at the intimate & bucolic Truro Vineyards as we continue our tradition in showcasing the sounds of Americana, Bluegrass, & Folk, otherwise known as American Roots…

Sam Amidon

Monday October 4, 2021 7:00 pm

In his decade-long career as a recording and touring musician, the singer and multi-instrumentalist (banjo, guitar, fiddle) Sam Amidon has always managed to create work that’s utterly original, even when, as on previous discs, he was digging through the sounds and stories of traditional American music.

Okkervil River (solo) & Damian Jurado

Tuesday October 5, 2021 12:00 am

Over the course of their career, Okkervil River has released nine albums that have given front man Will Sheff a reputation as one of the greatest working songwriters in the country. Dire circumstances have long been fixtures of Damien Jurado’s songs, which are filled with ghosts, killers, cruel lovers, and the occasional UFO cult or…

Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas

Tuesday October 5, 2021 7:00 pm

The musical partnership between consummate performer Alasdair Fraser, “the Michael Jordan of Scottish fiddling”, and brilliant Californian cellist Natalie Haas spans the full spectrum between intimate chamber music and ecstatic dance energy. Over the last 20 years of creating a buzz at festivals and concert halls across the world, they have truly set the standard…

B3 Kings

Wednesday October 6, 2021 6:00 pm

Instrumental Organ Combo ala Booker T and the MGs. Rusty Scott, Jonny Trama, Mark Hickox, Tom Arey playing their weekly residency.

Rachel Baiman

Wednesday October 6, 2021 8:00 pm

With her 2017 debut Shame, Americana songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Rachel Baiman emerged as a fearless voice of the American female experience.  On her new full-length album Cycles, Baiman has found a grittier musical medium for her signature unabashed and defiant songwriting, employing a majority-female team including co-producer Olivia Hally, known as the front woman of…

Vance Gilbert

Thursday October 7, 2021 7:00 pm

“If Joni Mitchell and Richie Havens had a love child, with Rodney Dangerfield as the midwife, the results might have been something close to the great Vance Gilbert.” As the above quote from Richmond Magazine suggests, Vance Gilbert defies stereotypes. It’s little wonder then that he also exceeds expectations. In this case, those two qualities…

ODC/Dance featuring The Boston Cecilia

Thursday October 7, 2021 8:00 pm

San Francisco’s groundbreaking ODC/Dance performs the Boston premiere of Path of Miracles, a performance experience inspired by the Camino de Santiago, an ancient pilgrimage route across northern Spain. Created by ODC/Dance’s KT Nelson, Path of Miracles  brings artists and communities together in a shared journey told through music and dance. This immersive performance explores the journey of the Camino, from spontaneous communal…