Live Acoustic Music Near Berkeley, California

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 Berkeley 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

May 23, 2018
Chris Kasper (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Hotel Utah (Bar/Nightclub)
May 23, 2018
Todd Snider (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Terrapin Crossroads (Listening Room)
May 23, 2018
Peter Bradley Adams (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Freight and Salvage (Small Theater)
May 27, 2018
Laurie Lewis (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at Freight and Salvage (Small Theater)
May 27, 2018
Shook Twins (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Hopmonk Tavern Novato (Cafe/Restaurant)
Jun 5, 2018
Slaid Cleaves (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Freight and Salvage (Small Theater)
Jun 7, 2018
Thompsonia (Americana)
Playing at Freight and Salvage (Small Theater)
Jun 7, 2018
Laurie Lewis (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at Freight and Salvage (Small Theater)
Jun 7, 2018
Chris Trapper (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Neck of the Woods (Bar/Nightclub)
Jun 9, 2018
Thompsonia (Americana)
Playing at SYLA Presents House Concerts (House Concert)
Jun 10, 2018
Christie Lenee (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Club Fox (Listening Room)
Jun 20, 2018
David Ford (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Freight and Salvage (Small Theater)
Jun 27, 2018
Joan Shelley (Unknown)
Playing at Slim's and The Great American Music Hall (Small Theater)
Jun 27, 2018
Luke Winslow-King (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Hotel Utah (Bar/Nightclub)
Jun 29, 2018
Red Molly (Americana)
Playing at Freight and Salvage (Small Theater)
Jun 30, 2018
Guitar Shorty (Blues)
Playing at Freight and Salvage (Small Theater)
Jun 30, 2018
Steve Poltz (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Slim's and The Great American Music Hall (Small Theater)
Jul 1, 2018
Steve Poltz (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Hopmonk Tavern Novato (Cafe/Restaurant)
Jul 19, 2018
Peppino D'Agostino (Instrumental)
Playing at Freight and Salvage (Small Theater)
Jul 20, 2018
Lipbone Redding (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at SIlicon Valley House Concerts (House Concert)

Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Berkeley, CA

House Concerts

Cozy Concerts (Berkeley)
The Monkey House (Berkeley)
Poplar Playhouse (Berkeley)
Wisteria Ways (Oakland)
SYLA Presents House Concerts (Oakland)
Fog House Concerts (San Francisco)
KC Turner Presents (San Francisco)
Acoustic Tune-Ups at Joe's Garage (San Mateo)
Dala's Nest House Concerts (Menlo Park)
Brask House Concerts at Mission Coffee Roasting (Fremont)
Magnolia House Concert Series (Marin)
Vineyard View House Concerts (Livermore)
SIlicon Valley House Concerts (Mountain View)
Every Blue Moon Concerts (Inverness)

Listening Rooms

The Backroom (Berkeley)
Doc's Lab (San Francisco)
The Lost Church (San Francisco)
Terrapin Crossroads (San Rafael)
Sweetwater Music Hall (Mill Valley)
Club Fox (Redwood City)
City Winery (Napa)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Point Richmond Acoustic (Point Richmond)

Cafes & Restaurants

Albany Taproom (Albany)
Maso Lounge (San Francisco)
Farley's Coffee (San Francisco)
Hopmonk Tavern Novato (Novato)
Cellar Door (Pleasanton)

Small Theaters

Freight and Salvage (Berkeley)
Slim's and The Great American Music Hall (San Francisco)
McNear's Mystic Theatre (Petaluma)

Bars & Nightclubs

Hotel Utah (San Francisco)
The Chapel (San Francisco)
Neck of the Woods (San Francisco)