Live Acoustic Music Near Brooklyn, New York

If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat. Acoustic music can be heard in many house concerts, acoustic coffeehouses and listening rooms in Brooklyn, New York, together with smaller theaters that host live acoustic music. In addition, live acoustic music can be heard at many cafes and restaurants around town as well as at local vineyards, wineries and breweries. Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Live Acoustic Shows

Nov 18, 2017
Sharon Goldman (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at People's Voice Cafe (Coffeehouse)
Nov 18, 2017
Jerry Joseph (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Rockwood Music Hall (Small Theater)
Nov 19, 2017
Tamara Hey (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Rockwood Music Hall (Small Theater)
Nov 19, 2017
Emily Barnes (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Cozy Cabin Concerts (House Concert)
Nov 19, 2017
Matt Wertz (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Joe's Pub at the Public (Listening Room)
Nov 19, 2017
The Subdudes (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Nov 20, 2017
Maybe April (Folk Rock, Pop & Rockabilly)
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Nov 25, 2017
Stephen Kellogg (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Bowery Ballroom (Bar/Nightclub)
Dec 1, 2017
John Gorka (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Outpost in the Burbs (Coffeehouse)
Dec 1, 2017
John Craigie (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Rockwood Music Hall (Small Theater)

Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Brooklyn, NY

House Concerts

Paul's Brooklyn House Concerts (Brooklyn)
First Acoustics (Brooklyn)
House of Love Concerts (Brooklyn)
Jenkins House Concerts (New York)
Heights House Concert Series (Jersey City)
Hamilton Park House Concerts (Staten Island)
Our Times Coffeehouse (Garden City)
Banjo Lisa’s House Concerts (South Orange)
Peckman / Kraus House Concert (West Orange)
Notes From Home House Concert Series (Montclair)
Court House Concerts (Merrick)
River Spirit Music House Concerts (Hastings On Hudson)
Songbox House Concerts (Seaford)
Cabin Concerts (Wayne)
Cozy Cabin Concerts (Green Brook)
Finch Mountain House Concerts (Babylon)
Custer's Last Stand House Concert Series (Ringwood)

Listening Rooms

The Way Station (Brooklyn)
The Owl Music Parlor (Brooklyn)
The Firehouse Space (Brooklyn)
Pete's Candy Store (Brooklyn)
Jalopy Theater (Brooklyn)
The Living Room (New York)
SubCulture (New York)
Joe's Pub at the Public (New York)
City Winery (New York)
Cornelia Street Cafe (New York)
American Folk Art Museum (New York)
Ethical Brew at The Ethical Culture Society (Teaneck)
The Acoustic Cafe Music Series (Park Ridge)
Earth Room Concerts (Lincroft)
Lagond's Live from the Haven (Elmsford)
Hard Luck Cafe (Huntington)
The Saint (Asbury Park)
Borderline Folk Music Club (New City)
StarLight Coffeehouse (Northport)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Christopher Street Coffee House (New York)
People's Voice Cafe (New York)
Garden Stage Coffee House (Garden City)
Outpost in the Burbs (Montclair)
Sanctuary Concerts (Chatham)
Walkabout Coffeehouse (White Plains)
The Minstrel Coffeehouse (Morristown)
Good Folk Coffeehouse (Rowayton)

Cafes & Restaurants

Brooklyn Public House (Brooklyn)
Cafe Moto (Brooklyn)
Dinosaur BBQ Brooklyn (Brooklyn)
Spike Hill (Brooklyn)
Scratcher Cafe (New York)
SoHo Lounge (Brooklyn)
The Path Cafe (New York)
Hill Country Barbecue (NY) (New York)
Cafe Carlyle (New York)
An Beal Bocht Cafe (Bronx)
Trend Coffee (Montclair)
Van Gogh's Ear Cafe (Union)
Crossroads (Garwood)
Turning Point Cafe (Piermont)

Vineyards & Breweries

Brix City Brewery (Little Ferry)

Small Theaters

Knitting Factory (Brooklyn)
Rockwood Music Hall (New York)
The Bitter End (New York)
Madison Theatre at Molloy College (Rockville Centre)
Jeanne Rimsky Theater at Landmark on Main Street (Port Washington)
Hurdy Gurdy Folk Club (Bloomfield)
South Orange Performing Arts Center SOPAC (South Orange)
Union County Performing Arts Center (Rahway)
Emelin Theatre (Mamaroneck)
Common Ground Community Concerts at Irvington Town Hall (Irvington)
Tarrytown Music Hall (Tarrytown)
Darress Theatre (Boonton)
Boulton Center for the Performing Arts (Bay Shore)

Bars & Nightclubs

The Bowery Ballroom (New York)
The Wonder Bar (Asbury Park)