Live Acoustic Music Near Sharon, 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 many house concerts being held in and around the Sharon 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 Sharon host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together. Many 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, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in and around the Sharon 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

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May 8, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Susan Cattaneo is one of Boston’s most respected singer-songwriters. An award-winning artist who is respectful of tradition, but not bound by it, Susan blends rock, folk, blues and country.
Apr 11, 2020
Playing at Open Road Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
Apr 21, 2020
Playing at Lizard Lounge (Listening Room)
Rock, jazz, funk and alternative folk, all wrapped in the spirit of the Latin music she grew up with. NPR calls Alisa, “a pitch-perfect rendition of my wildest dreams.”
Apr 21, 2020
Playing at The Lilypad (Listening Room)
Apr 23, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Apr 24, 2020
Playing at The Sinclair (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Apr 24, 2020
Playing at Indian Hill Music (Listening Room)
Apr 24, 2020
Playing at Me and Thee Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
GoldenOak is an Indie/Soul/Folk band based out of Portland, Maine and fronted by siblings Zak and Lena Kendall.
Apr 24, 2020
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Apr 25, 2020
Playing at Bristol Stone Church Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
Apr 25, 2020
Playing at The Vanilla Bean (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Apr 25, 2020
Playing at Narrows Center For the Arts (Small Theater)
Apr 25, 2020
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Apr 26, 2020
Playing at Blackstone River Theater (Small Theater)
Apr 30, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Apr 30, 2020
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
May 1, 2020
Playing at The Wilbur Theater (Concert Hall)
May 1, 2020
Playing at Log House Concerts (House Concert)
May 1, 2020
Playing at Me and Thee Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
May 1, 2020
Playing at The Bull Run Restaurant (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 1, 2020
Playing at Log House Concerts (House Concert)
May 2, 2020
Playing at Linden Tree Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
May 2, 2020
Playing at Tremedal Concerts (House Concert)
May 3, 2020
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
May 4, 2020
Playing at Atwoods Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 5, 2020
Playing at The Sinclair (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 6, 2020
Playing at AS220 (Small Theater)
May 7, 2020
Playing at The Center for Arts in Natick (Small Theater)
May 7, 2020
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
May 7, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 8, 2020
Playing at Columbus Theater (Concert Hall)
May 9, 2020
Playing at Bristol Stone Church Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
"Singing guitarists Dustin & Ian Meadows prove that roots music is an unending resource, turning early influences gleaned from the Band and Gillian Welch into an engagingly twangy sibling sound all their own." - Boston Globe
May 9, 2020
Playing at Circle of Friends Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
May 9, 2020
Playing at Dedham Square Coffeehouse (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 10, 2020
Playing at The Spire Center for Performing Arts (Small Theater)
May 13, 2020
Playing at AS220 (Small Theater)
May 14, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 15, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
The social awareness of folk meets the introspection of the singer-songwriter tradition. A "brilliantly woven, genuine, and sometimes silly banter" keeps audiences charmed.
May 16, 2020
Playing at Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Somerville Armory (Listening Room)
May 16, 2020
Playing at The Gulu-Gulu Cafe (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Willie T & Doctor X are a dynamic acoustic rock/folk/blues duo, performing an interesting and exciting mix of original songs and off the beaten track covers. Their music evokes an overall 1970s roots
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Places to See Live Acoustic Music
in and around Sharon, MA

House Concerts

Lakeview House Concerts (Sharon)
Front Street Concerts (Hopkinton)
The Rec Room House Concerts (Belmont)
Patti's Place House Concerts (Seekonk)
Studio 84 House Concerts (Middleborough)
Upton House Concerts (Upton)
Musical Chairs House Concert Series (Lexington)
Cranberry County House Concerts (Carver)
Zeitgeist Concerts (Acton)
Common Fence Music (Portsmouth)
Log House Concerts (Westport)
Roots Hoot House Concerts (South Kingstown)
Borrowed House Concerts (Plaistow)

Listening Rooms

Carriage House Concerts at Gore Place (Waltham)
Club Passim (Cambridge)
City Winery (Boston)
The Lilypad (Cambridge)
Lizard Lounge (Cambridge)
Thunder Road (Somerville)
Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Somerville Armory (Somerville)
River Club Music Hall (Scituate)
Soule Homestead Summer Concert Series (Middleborough)
Galactic Theatre (Warren)
The Collaborative 02885 (Warren)
VFW Salem, Massachusetts (Salem)
9 Wallis (Beverly)
Indian Hill Music (Littleton)
Chelmsford Center for the Arts (Chelmsford)
Sandywoods Center for the Arts (Tiverton)
The Hearing Room (Lowell)
Pump House Music Works (Wakefield)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Not Just Another Coffeehouse (Sharon)
Open Book Coffeehouse (Canton)
OCC Coffeehouse (Wrentham)
Rose Garden Coffeehouse (Mansfield)
Javawocky Coffeehouse (Brockton)
Circle of Friends Coffeehouse (Franklin)
Homegrown Coffeehouse (Needham)
Braintree Folk at All Souls Church Coffeehouse (Braintree)
Open Road Coffeehouse (Rockland)
The Bluemoon Coffeehouse (Rockland)
Off the Common Coffeehouse (Bridgewater)
Coffeehouse Off the Square (Hingham)
Second Friday Coffeehouse (Belmont)
Stone Soup Coffeehouse (Pawtucket)
First Parish of Sudbury Coffee House (Sudbury)
Steeple Coffeehouse (Southborough)
Linden Tree Coffeehouse (Wakefield)
New Revival Coffeehouse (Stow)
Third Floor Coffeehouse (Northborough)
Ivy Chord Coffeehouse (Reading)
Me and Thee Coffeehouse (Marblehead)
Bristol Stone Church Coffeehouse (Bristol)
North Reading Community Coffeehouse (North Reading)
Wachusett Music Series (Harvard)
John Henry's Hammer Coffeehouse (Worcester)
Westford Parish Center For The Arts (Westford)
Music in the Gallery (New Bedford)
Crossroads Music Series (North Andover)
Cat in the Cradle Coffeehouse (Byfield)
New Moon Coffeehouse (Haverhill)
Old Sloop Coffeehouse (Rockport)
The Old New Coffeehouse (Salisbury)

Folk Music Societies

Folk Song Society of Greater Boston (Watertown)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Stoughton House of Brews (Stoughton)
Dedham Square Coffeehouse (Dedham)
The Square Root Café (Boston)
House of Blues Boston (Boston)
The Bebop (Boston)
Middle East Restaurant and Nightclub (Cambridge)
Life Alive (Cambridge)
The Sinclair (Cambridge)
Atwoods Tavern (Cambridge)
The Burren (Somerville)
Town Tavern (Arlington)
Askew (Providence)
Serendipity Cafe (Maynard)
Walnut Street Coffee Cafe (Lynn)
The Gulu-Gulu Cafe (Salem)
Clements' Marketplace (Portsmouth)
The Bull Run Restaurant (Shirley)
The Stomping Ground (Putnam)
The Vanilla Bean (Pomfret)
Pour Judgement (Newport)
The Safari Room at OceanCliff (Newport)
Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar (Nashua)

Vineyards & Breweries

Running Brook Vineyard & Winery (Dartmouth)
Newport Vineyards (Middletown)

Libraries

Franklin Public Library (Franklin)
Holliston Public Library (Holliston)
Plymouth Public Library (Plymouth)
Warwick Public Library (Warwick)
Harvard Public Library (Harvard)

Small Theaters

Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center (Foxborough)
The Center for Arts in Natick (Natick)
Narrows Center For the Arts (Fall River)
Amazing Things Art Center (Framingham)
Blackstone River Theater (Cumberland)
Regent Theatre (Arlington)
AS220 (Providence)
The Spire Center for Performing Arts (Plymouth)
The Cabot (Beverly)
Firehouse Theater (Newport)
Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport)
Courthouse Center for the Arts (West Kingsto)

Outdoor Music Series

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

Bars & Nightclubs

Brighton Music Hall (Allston)
Cantab Lounge (Cambridge)
Mr. Dooley's Boston (Boston)
Toad (Cambridge)
News Cafe (Pawtucket)
Fete Music Hall (Providence)
Newport Blues Cafe (Newport)