Live Acoustic Music Near Durham, North Carolina

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 Durham 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 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

Apr 27, 2018
Skinny Lister (Folk Rock & Pop)
Playing at Motorco Music Hall (Bar/Nightclub)
Apr 29, 2018
Adam Ezra (Americana)
Playing at Motorco Music Hall (Bar/Nightclub)
May 5, 2018
Sauce Boss (Blues)
Playing at Koka Booth Amphitheatre (Concert Hall)
May 9, 2018
Chris Titchner (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at 2nd Wind (Bar/Nightclub)
May 10, 2018
Matthew Ryan (Folk Rock & Pop)
Playing at The Pour House (Bar/Nightclub)
May 16, 2018
Erin Rea (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Haw River Ballroom (Bar/Nightclub)
May 17, 2018
The Steeldrivers (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at Lincoln Theatre (Small Theater)
Jun 21, 2018
The Page Turners (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Berkeley Cafe (Cafe/Restaurant)
Jun 24, 2018
Rissi Palmer (Country)
Playing at The Blue Note Grill (Cafe/Restaurant)
Jul 13, 2018
Chuck Brodsky (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Cary Theater (Small Theater)

Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Durham, NC

House Concerts

Little Lake Hill House Concerts (Raleigh)
House Concerts in the Dance Barn (Mebane)
House Concert at the home of Beth Lavinder (Saxapahaw)

Listening Rooms

The Pinhook (Durham)
Burning Coal Theater (Raleigh)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Community Church Concerts (Chapel Hill)

Cafes & Restaurants

The Blue Note Grill (Durham)
Papa Mojo's Roadhouse (Durham)
The Cave Tavern (Chapel Hill)
Southern Rail (Carrboro)
Open Eye Cafe (Carrboro)
Sola Coffee (Raleigh)
Irregardless Cafe (Raleigh)
Noir Bar and Lounge (Raleigh)
Berkeley Cafe (Raleigh)
Wake Forest Coffee Company (Wake Forest)
The Eddy Pub and Restaurant (Saxapahaw)
Pittsboro Roadhouse (Pittsboro)
Lorraine's Coffee House and Music (Garner)
The Oak House (Elon College)

Vineyards & Breweries

Steel String Brewery (Carrboro)

Small Theaters

Carolina Theatre (Durham)
The Cary Theater (Cary)
Lincoln Theatre (Raleigh)
The Garner Performing Arts Center (Garner)
The Clayton Center (Clayton)
Temple Theater (Sanford)

Bars & Nightclubs

Motorco Music Hall (Durham)
Local 506 (Chapel Hill)
Cat's Cradle (Carrboro)
2nd Wind (Carrboro)
Southland Ballroom (Raleigh)
Deep South Bar (Raleigh)
The Pour House (Raleigh)
Haw River Ballroom (Saxapahaw)