Live Acoustic Music Near Marblehead, Massachusetts

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 and around the Marblehead area, together with smaller theaters that host live acoustic music. In addition, live acoustic music can be heard at many cafes and restaurants in the area. 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
Justin Townes Earle (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Shalin Liu Performance Center (Small Theater)
Nov 18, 2017
Rachel Marie (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Burren (Cafe/Restaurant)
Nov 18, 2017
Cosy Sheridan (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Tremedal Concerts (House Concert)
Nov 18, 2017
Richard Shindell (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Circle of Friends Coffeehouse (Coffeehouse)
Nov 18, 2017
Emily Barnes (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Dedham Square Coffeehouse (Cafe/Restaurant)
Nov 19, 2017
Karan Casey (Celtic)
Playing at Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Somerville Armory (Listening Room)
Nov 21, 2017
Emily Barnes (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Center for Arts in Natick (Small Theater)
Nov 24, 2017
Chrissi Poland (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Spire Center for Performing Arts (Small Theater)
Nov 25, 2017
Dave Dersham (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Nov 25, 2017
Melissa Ferrick (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)

Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Marblehead, MA

House Concerts

Braintree Folk (Braintree)
Kiva House Concerts (Billerica)
New Moon Coffeehouse (Haverhill)
Borrowed House Concerts (Plaistow)
Fox Run Concerts (Sudbury)
Lakeview House Concerts (Sharon)
South Shore Folk Music Club - Rockland (Rockland)
South Shore Folk Music Club - Beal House (Kingston)
Cherry Bridge House Concerts (Bridgewater)
Front Street House Concerts (Hopkinton)
Franklin House Concerts (Franklin)

Listening Rooms

City Winery (Boston)
Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Somerville Armory (Somerville)
Lizard Lounge (Cambridge)
Club Passim (Cambridge)
Milton Art Center (Milton)
River Club Music Hall (Scituate)
Chelmsford Center for the Arts (Chelmsford)
Soule Homestead Summer Concert Series (Middleborough)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Me and Thee Coffeehouse (Marblehead)
Maple Street Congregational Church (Danvers)
One World Coffee House (Essex)
Linden Tree Coffeehouse (Wakefield)
North Reading Community Coffeehouse (North Reading)
Old Sloop Coffeehouse (Rockport)
Second Friday Coffeehouse (Belmont)
Coffeehouse Off the Square (Hingham)
Crossroads Coffeehouse (North Andover)
Cat in the Cradle Coffeehouse (Byfield)
Homegrown Coffeehouse (Needham)
The Bluemoon Coffeehouse (Rockland)
Open Book Coffeehouse (Canton)
Javawocky Coffeehouse (Brockton)
Not Just Another Coffeehouse (Sharon)
Union Coffeehouse (East Bridgewater)
New Revival Coffeehouse (Stow)
Simple Gifts Coffee House (Nashua)
Off the Common Coffeehouse (Bridgewater)
Steeple Coffeehouse (Southborough)
Wachusett Music Series (Harvard)
Rose Garden Coffeehouse (Mansfield)
OCC Coffee House (Wrentham)
Circle of Friends Coffeehouse (Franklin)

Cafes & Restaurants

The Gulu-Gulu Cafe (Salem)
6B Lounge (Boston)
Atwoods Tavern (Cambridge)
The Burren (Somerville)
Middle East Restaurant and Nightclub (Cambridge)
Life Alive (Cambridge)
The Sinclair (Cambridge)
John Harvard's Brew House (Cambridge)
Kickstand Cafe (Arlington)
Centre Street Sanctuary (Jamaica Plain)
The Haven (Jamaica Plain)
Dedham Square Coffeehouse (Dedham)
Paradise Cafe (Dedham)
Stoughton House of Brews (Stoughton)
Serendipity Cafe (Maynard)
Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar (Nashua)
Harvest Cafe (Hudson)

Small Theaters

The Cabot (Beverly)
Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport)
Firehouse Center for the Arts (Newburyport)
Norwood Theater (Norwood)
The Center for Arts in Natick (Natick)
Amazing Things Art Center (Framingham)
Tupelo Music Hall (Londonderry)
The Spire Center for Performing Arts (Plymouth)

Bars & Nightclubs

Toad (Cambridge)
Brighton Music Hall (Allston)
Blue Ocean Music Hall (Salisbury)