Live Acoustic Music Near New York, 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 New York, 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

Dec 16, 2017
Jesse Terry (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Music Room (House Concert)
Dec 16, 2017
Chris Pureka (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Rockwood Music Hall (Small Theater)
Dec 17, 2017
Darlingside (Folk Rock, Pop & Rockabilly)
Playing at South Orange Performing Arts Center SOPAC (Small Theater)
Dec 17, 2017
Steve Forbert (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Turning Point Cafe (Cafe/Restaurant)
Dec 18, 2017
Tyler Hilton (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Gramercy Theatre (Concert Hall)
Dec 19, 2017
No Fuss and Feathers (Folk Rock, Pop & Rockabilly)
Playing at First Acoustics (House Concert)
Dec 19, 2017
Nellie McKay (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Dec 22, 2017
Paul Sforza (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Rockwood Music Hall (Small Theater)
Dec 27, 2017
Tom Chapin (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Turning Point Cafe (Cafe/Restaurant)
Dec 29, 2017
Bob Malone (Blues)
Playing at The Minstrel Coffeehouse (Coffeehouse)

Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around New York, NY

House Concerts

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

Listening Rooms

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

Folk Music Coffeehouses

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

Cafes & Restaurants

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

Vineyards & Breweries

Brix City Brewery (Little Ferry)

Small Theaters

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

Bars & Nightclubs

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