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

Sep 26, 2017
Rob Larkin (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Toad (Bar/Nightclub)
Sep 28, 2017
The Appleseed Collective (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at Lizard Lounge (Listening Room)
Sep 28, 2017
Cosy Sheridan (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Sep 29, 2017
John Gorka (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Spire Center for Performing Arts (Small Theater)
Sep 29, 2017
The Kennedys (Folk Rock, Pop & Rockabilly)
Playing at The Burren (Cafe/Restaurant)
Sep 30, 2017
The Dupont Brothers (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Borrowed House Concerts (House Concert)
Oct 1, 2017
Madeleine Peyroux (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Oct 1, 2017
Shook Twins (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Middle East Restaurant and Nightclub (Cafe/Restaurant)
Oct 2, 2017
Kirsten Maxwell (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Oct 3, 2017
Tony Lucca (Folk Rock, Pop & Rockabilly)
Playing at Cafe 939 (College/University)

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

House Concerts

Braintree Folk (Braintree)
Kiva House Concerts (Billerica)
New Moon Coffeehouse (Haverhill)
Lower Falls House Concerts (Newton Lower Falls)
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)
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)