Live Acoustic Music Near Marblehead, 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 Marblehead 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 libraries. Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Featured Shows

Apr 27, 2018
North Sea Gas (Celtic)
Playing at OCC Coffee House (Coffeehouse)

Other Upcoming Live Acoustic Shows

Apr 21, 2018
Andy and Judy Daigle
(Folk)
Playing at New Moon Coffeehouse
(Coffeehouse)
Apr 21, 2018
The Boxcar Lillies
(Country)
Playing at Not Just Another Coffeehouse
(Coffeehouse)
Apr 21, 2018
Claudia Schmidt
(Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at New Moon Coffeehouse
(Coffeehouse)
Apr 21, 2018
Ellis Paul
(Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Homegrown Coffeehouse
(Coffeehouse)
Apr 21, 2018
Tom Dixon
(Country)
Playing at Blue Ocean Music Hall
(Bar/Nightclub)
Apr 21, 2018
Joel Cage
(Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Dedham Square Coffeehouse
(Cafe/Restaurant)
Apr 21, 2018
Tim Gearan
(Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Club Passim
(Listening Room)
Apr 22, 2018
Ray Bonneville
(Blues)
Playing at Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar
(Cafe/Restaurant)
Apr 22, 2018
Grant Maloy Smith
(Country)
Playing at The Hearing Room
(Listening Room)
Apr 22, 2018
Bombadil
(Folk Rock & Pop)
Playing at Atwoods Tavern
(Cafe/Restaurant)
Apr 25, 2018
Caitlin Canty
(Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Club Passim
(Listening Room)
Apr 25, 2018
Madeleine Peyroux
(Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at City Winery
(Listening Room)
Apr 25, 2018
Eliot Bronson
(Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Atwoods Tavern
(Cafe/Restaurant)
Apr 25, 2018
Josh Garrels
(Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Chevalier Theatre
(Concert Hall)
Apr 27, 2018
Kim Moberg
(Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Dedham Square Coffeehouse
(Cafe/Restaurant)
Apr 27, 2018
Cheryl Wheeler
(Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Me and Thee Coffeehouse
(Coffeehouse)
Apr 27, 2018
Zoe Lewis
(Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Club Passim
(Listening Room)
Apr 27, 2018
Amy Black
(Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Shalin Liu Performance Center
(Small Theater)
Apr 28, 2018
Pat Donohue
(Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Circle of Friends Coffeehouse
(Coffeehouse)

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

House Concerts

Braintree Folk (Braintree)
Kiva House Concerts (Billerica)
Borrowed House Concerts (Plaistow)
Fox Run Concerts (Sudbury)
Lakeview House Concerts (Sharon)
South Shore Folk Music Club - Rockland (Rockland)
South Shore Folk Music Club - Beal House (Kingston)
Cherry Bridge House Concerts (Bridgewater)
Front Street Concerts (Hopkinton)

Listening Rooms

City Winery (Boston)
Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Somerville Armory (Somerville)
Lizard Lounge (Cambridge)
Club Passim (Cambridge)
Milton Art Center (Milton)
River Club Music Hall (Scituate)
The Hearing Room (Lowell)
Chelmsford Center for the Arts (Chelmsford)
Soule Homestead Summer Concert Series (Middleborough)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Me and Thee Coffeehouse (Marblehead)
Maple Street Congregational Church (Danvers)
One World Coffee House (Essex)
Linden Tree Coffeehouse (Wakefield)
North Reading Community Coffeehouse (North Reading)
Old Sloop Coffeehouse (Rockport)
Second Friday Coffeehouse (Belmont)
Coffeehouse Off the Square (Hingham)
Crossroads Music Series (North Andover)
Cat in the Cradle Coffeehouse (Byfield)
Temple Isaiah Coffeehouse (Lexington)
New Moon Coffeehouse (Haverhill)
Homegrown Coffeehouse (Needham)
The Bluemoon Coffeehouse (Rockland)
Open Book Coffeehouse (Canton)
Westford Parish Center For The Arts (Westford)
Javawocky Coffeehouse (Brockton)
Not Just Another Coffeehouse (Sharon)
Union Coffeehouse (East Bridgewater)
New Revival Coffeehouse (Stow)
Simple Gifts Coffee House (Nashua)
Off the Common Coffeehouse (Bridgewater)
Steeple Coffeehouse (Southborough)
Wachusett Music Series (Harvard)
Rose Garden Coffeehouse (Mansfield)
OCC Coffee House (Wrentham)
Circle of Friends Coffeehouse (Franklin)

Cafes & Restaurants

The Gulu-Gulu Cafe (Salem)
6B Lounge (Boston)
Atwoods Tavern (Cambridge)
The Burren (Somerville)
Middle East Restaurant and Nightclub (Cambridge)
Life Alive (Cambridge)
The Sinclair (Cambridge)
John Harvard's Brew House (Cambridge)
Kickstand Cafe (Arlington)
Centre Street Sanctuary (Jamaica Plain)
The Haven (Jamaica Plain)
Dedham Square Coffeehouse (Dedham)
Paradise Cafe (Dedham)
Coffee Coffee (Salem)
Stoughton House of Brews (Stoughton)
Serendipity Cafe (Maynard)
Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar (Nashua)
Harvest Cafe (Hudson)

Libraries

Concerts in the Courtyard at Boston Public Library (Boston)
Morrill Memorial Library (Norwood)
Concert Series at Nashua Public Library (Nashua)
Harvard Public Library (Harvard)

Small Theaters

The Cabot (Beverly)
Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport)
Firehouse Center for the Arts (Newburyport)
Norwood Theater (Norwood)
The Center for Arts in Natick (Natick)
Amazing Things Art Center (Framingham)
Tupelo Music Hall (Londonderry)
The Spire Center for Performing Arts (Plymouth)

Bars & Nightclubs

Toad (Cambridge)
Cantab Lounge (Cambridge)
Brighton Music Hall (Allston)
Blue Ocean Music Hall (Salisbury)