Live Acoustic Music Near Salisbury, Massachusetts

If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat.

House concerts are a growing trend across the country, where people invite friends and neighbors into their homes for an up-close concert experience. And there are several house concerts being held in and around the Salisbury area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.

Many churches and non-profit community groups around Salisbury host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together. Several local libraries also host free concerts that are open to the general public.

In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms and small theaters in and around the Salisbury area. Restaurants and cafes in the area sometimes also host nationally touring musicians.

Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Acoustic Shows

Oct 18, 2019
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Oct 18, 2019
Playing at Lizard Lounge (Listening Room)
Oct 18, 2019
Playing at Me and Thee Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
Oct 18, 2019
Playing at Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 18, 2019
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Oct 18, 2019
Playing at Flight Coffee (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at Linden Tree Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at Regent Theatre (Small Theater)
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at Cat in the Cradle Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at The Bluemoon Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at The Bull Run Restaurant (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at The Gulu-Gulu Cafe (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at Linden Tree Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
Oct 20, 2019
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Oct 21, 2019
Playing at Cafe 939 (College/University)
Oct 22, 2019
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Oct 23, 2019
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Oct 23, 2019
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
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Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Salisbury, MA

House Concerts

Borrowed House Concerts (Plaistow)
Sleepy Hollow House Concerts (Chester)
Musical Chairs House Concerts (Lexington)
The Rec Room House Concerts (Belmont)

Listening Rooms

The Word Barn (Exeter)
3S Artspace (Portsmouth)
9 Wallis (Beverly)
VFW Salem, Massachusetts (Salem)
The Hearing Room (Lowell)
Chelmsford Center for the Arts (Chelmsford)
Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Somerville Armory (Somerville)
Thunder Road (Somerville)
Lizard Lounge (Cambridge)
City Winery (Boston)
Club Passim (Cambridge)
Carriage House Concerts at Gore Place (Waltham)
Milton Art Center (Milton)
River Club Music Hall (Scituate)
Old Meetinghouse (Francestown)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

The Old New Coffeehouse (Salisbury)
Cat in the Cradle Coffeehouse (Byfield)
First Friday Coffeehouse, Exeter, New Hampshire (Exeter)
Crossroads Music Series (North Andover)
Old Sloop Coffeehouse (Rockport)
North Reading Community Coffeehouse (North Reading)
Me and Thee Coffeehouse (Marblehead)
Linden Tree Coffeehouse (Wakefield)
Ivy Chord Coffeehouse (Reading)
Temple Isaiah Coffeehouse (Lexington)
Westford Parish Center For The Arts (Westford)
Second Friday Coffeehouse (Belmont)
First Parish of Sudbury Coffee House (Sudbury)
Birds and Beans Coffeehouse (Concord)
New Revival Coffeehouse (Stow)
Homegrown Coffeehouse (Needham)
Braintree Folk at All Souls Church Coffeehouse (Braintree)
Wachusett Music Series (Harvard)
The Bluemoon Coffeehouse (Rockland)
Open Book Coffeehouse (Canton)

Folk Music Societies

Folk Song Society of Greater Boston (Watertown)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Portsmouth Book and Bar (Portsmouth)
Press Room Restaurant (Portsmouth)
The Gulu-Gulu Cafe (Salem)
Flight Coffee (Dover)
Walnut Street Coffee Cafe (Lynn)
Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar (Nashua)
Town Tavern (Arlington)
The Burren (Somerville)
Atwoods Tavern (Cambridge)
The Sinclair (Cambridge)
Life Alive (Cambridge)
Middle East Restaurant and Nightclub (Cambridge)
The Bebop (Boston)
Serendipity Cafe (Maynard)
Three Squares Craft Kitchen & Cocktails (Needham)
The Bull Run Restaurant (Shirley)
Dedham Square Coffeehouse (Dedham)

Libraries

Concerts in the Courtyard at Boston Public Library (Boston)
Wilton Folk Cafe (Wilton)
Morrill Memorial Library (Norwood)

Small Theaters

Firehouse Center for the Arts (Newburyport)
The Music Hall (Portsmouth)
Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport)
The Cabot (Beverly)
Regent Theatre (Arlington)
The Center for Arts in Natick (Natick)
Amazing Things Art Center (Framingham)

Outdoor Music Series

Maudslay Arts Center (Newburyport)
West Newbury Community Bandstand Summer Concerts (West Newbury)

Bars & Nightclubs

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