Live Acoustic Music Near Kingston, Massachusetts

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 Kingston 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 as well as at local libraries. Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Live Acoustic Shows

May 20, 2018
Bruce Molsky (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at The Burren (Cafe/Restaurant)
May 20, 2018
Jamie Kent (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
May 20, 2018
Hayley Reardon (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Concerts in the Courtyard at Boston Public Library (Library)
May 22, 2018
Robby Hecht (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
May 23, 2018
Matt Costa (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Sinclair (Cafe/Restaurant)
May 25, 2018
Muddy Ruckus (Americana)
Playing at Toad (Bar/Nightclub)
May 25, 2018
Rodney Crowell (Country)
Playing at Concerts in the Courtyard at Boston Public Library (Library)
May 26, 2018
Reggie Harris (Folk)
Playing at Javawocky Coffeehouse (Coffeehouse)
May 26, 2018
Melissa Ferrick (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Provincetown Art House Theatre (Small Theater)
May 27, 2018
Lisa Bastoni (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
May 28, 2018
Kim Moberg (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
May 28, 2018
Dan Layus (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Middle East Restaurant and Nightclub (Cafe/Restaurant)
May 31, 2018
Jenni Dale Lord (Country)
Playing at The Bebop (Cafe/Restaurant)
Jun 1, 2018
Kirsten Maxwell (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Bebop (Cafe/Restaurant)
Jun 1, 2018
Hanneke Cassel (Americana)
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Jun 1, 2018
Bruce Marshall (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Cotuit Center for the Arts (Listening Room)
Jun 2, 2018
Mark Erelli (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Jun 7, 2018
Bruce Marshall (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Concerts in the Courtyard at Boston Public Library (Library)
Jun 7, 2018
Lonnie Holley (Folk Rock & Pop)
Playing at Columbus Theater (Concert Hall)
Jun 10, 2018
Sam Lewis (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Atwoods Tavern (Cafe/Restaurant)

Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Kingston, MA

House Concerts

South Shore Folk Music Club - Beal House (Kingston)
South Shore Folk Music Club - Rockland (Rockland)
Studio 84 House Concerts (Middleborough)
Cherry Bridge House Concerts (Bridgewater)
Braintree Folk (Braintree)
Lakeview House Concerts (Sharon)
No Place Special House Concerts (Mashpee)
Patti's Place House Concerts (Seekonk)
Kind Of Blue (Barrington)
Log House Concerts (Westport)
Common Fence Music (Portsmouth)
Singing Oak House Concerts (West Harwich)

Listening Rooms

The Acoustic Lounge (Plymouth)
Soule Homestead Summer Concert Series (Middleborough)
River Club Music Hall (Scituate)
Milton Art Center (Milton)
Cotuit Center for the Arts (Cotuit)
City Winery (Boston)
Club Passim (Cambridge)
Lizard Lounge (Cambridge)
Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Somerville Armory (Somerville)
Sandywoods Center for the Arts (Tiverton)
The Cultural Center of Cape Cod (South Yarmouth)
Aurora Providence (Providence)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Off the Common Coffeehouse (Bridgewater)
Union Coffeehouse (East Bridgewater)
The Bluemoon Coffeehouse (Rockland)
Javawocky Coffeehouse (Brockton)
Coffeehouse Off the Square (Hingham)
Open Book Coffeehouse (Canton)
Not Just Another Coffeehouse (Sharon)
Rose Garden Coffeehouse (Mansfield)
OCC Coffee House (Wrentham)
Woods Hole Folk Music Society (Woods Hole)
Homegrown Coffeehouse (Needham)
Church Street Coffeehouse (Warren)
Circle of Friends Coffeehouse (Franklin)
Stone Soup Coffeehouse (Pawtucket)
Bristol Stone Church Coffeehouse (Bristol)
Me and Thee Coffeehouse (Marblehead)
Second Friday Coffeehouse (Belmont)
Linden Tree Coffeehouse (Wakefield)

Cafes & Restaurants

Somethin's Brewin Book Cafe (Lakeville)
Stoughton House of Brews (Stoughton)
Cafe Arpeggio (New Bedford)
Coffeehouse at the Mews (Provincetown)
Dedham Square Coffeehouse (Dedham)
Paradise Cafe (Dedham)
Centre Street Sanctuary (Jamaica Plain)
The Haven (Jamaica Plain)
6B Lounge (Boston)
The Bebop (Boston)
Middle East Restaurant and Nightclub (Cambridge)
Atwoods Tavern (Cambridge)
Life Alive (Cambridge)
John Harvard's Brew House (Cambridge)
The Sinclair (Cambridge)
The Burren (Somerville)
Kickstand Cafe (Arlington)
The Gulu-Gulu Cafe (Salem)

Vineyards & Breweries

Truro Vineyards (North Truro)

Libraries

Middleborough Public Library (Middleborough)
Bourne Public Library (Bourne)
Morrill Memorial Library (Norwood)
Concerts in the Courtyard at Boston Public Library (Boston)
Craigville Coffee House (Centerville)
Warwick Public Library (Warwick)

Small Theaters

The Spire Center for Performing Arts (Plymouth)
Narrows Center For the Arts (Fall River)
Norwood Theater (Norwood)
Provincetown Art House Theatre (Provincetown)
Payomet Performing Arts Center (North Truro)
Blackstone River Theater (Cumberland)
AS220 (Providence)
The Center for Arts in Natick (Natick)
The Cabot (Beverly)

Bars & Nightclubs

Cantab Lounge (Cambridge)
Brighton Music Hall (Allston)
Toad (Cambridge)
Fete Music Hall (Providence)