Live Acoustic Music Near Kalamazoo, Michigan

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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 house concerts being held in and around the Kalamazoo area. You just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.

Churches and non-profit community groups around Kalamazoo host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together.

In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in several small listening rooms and theaters in and around the Kalamazoo area. Restaurants and cafes in the area 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 Live Acoustic Shows

Sep 20, 2018
Hymn for Her (Americana)
Playing at The Sandbox (Listening Room)
Oct 27, 2018
Jon Shain (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at The Sandbox (Listening Room)
Nov 10, 2018
Joe Newberry (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Sandbox (Listening Room)

Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Kalamazoo, MI

House Concerts

Trybal Revival (Kalamazoo)

Listening Rooms

The Sandbox (Kalamazoo)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

First Congregational Church (Kalamazoo)

Cafes & Restaurants

Bells Eccentric Cafe (Kalamazoo)
O'Duffy's Pub (Kalamazoo)
Louie's Trophy House Grill (Kalamazoo)
Salt of the Earth (Fennville)

Small Theaters

Riviera Theatre (Three Rivers)
Franke Center For the Arts (Marshall)
Foundry Hall (South Haven Charter Township)