Below, are listings for musicians, arts and cultural events in the greater Boston area, A link to each venue is included to confirm show times, for additional artists, or for more information. You can also find out more about many of the coffeeshouses in the greater Boston area through the Boston Area Coffeehouse Association. To submit your listings, use the "Calendar Submissions" link under the Calendar + Events menu above.

Listings for Sun Jul 24, 2016 - Sun Aug 7, 2016
Sunday July 24, 2016
Newport Folk Festival: Alabama Shakes, Elvis Costello, Middle Brother, Glen Hansard, The Blind Boys of Alabama, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Hayes Carll, Joan Shelley, River Whyless, Ian Fitzgerald...
Fort Adams State Park
Newport, RI
10:00 am
401-848-5055

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Rahel
Salem Farmer's Market
Salem, NH
10:00 am
6037699553

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Banda De Goma, Liz Frame and the Kickers, The Hello Strangers
The Carriage House Concert Series
Newburyport, MA
5:00 pm
845-853-9422

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The House Jacks
Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
5:00 pm
9785467391

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Diane Blue & Ricky "King" Russell
Glenn's Food & Libations
Newburyport, MA
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
978 465-3811

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George McCann
The Grog
Newburyport , MA
6:00 pm
978-465-8008
Greg Klyma hosts Americana Sundays, featuring Andy Santospago, Lou Ulrich, and Rob Megna.
Thunder Road Music Club
Somerville, MA
7:00 pm
617-776-7623

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Anna Vogelzang with Rose Polenzani
Club Passim
Cambridge, MA
8:00 pm
617-492-7679

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Poetry Night with the Jeff Robinson Trio.
The Lizard Lounge
Cambridge, MA
8:00 pm
617- 547-075

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Rachael Sage, Carl Cacho, Stephanie Corby, Rob Laurens
The Burren
Somerville, MA
8:00 pm
617-776-6896

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Monday July 25, 2016
David Johnston at 7:30 followed by The White Owls (featuring Dennis Brennan, Tim Gearan, et. al) at 9
Toad
Cambridge, MA
7:30 pm
617-497-4950

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Chick Corea Trio
Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
8:00 pm
9785467391

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Geoff Bartley's Open Mic at 8pm; Frank Drake at 9:30pm.
Cantab Lounge
Cambridge, MA
8:00 pm
617-354-2685

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Open Mic challenge hosted by Tom Bianchi.
The Lizard Lounge
Cambridge, MA
8:00 pm
617- 547-075

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Yazhi Guo
The Red Room @ Cafe 939
Boston, MA
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
(617) 747-60

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The Clock Burners featuring Eric Royer, Sean Staples, Jimmy Ryan & Dave Westner
Atwood's Tavern
Cambridge, MA
9:30 pm
617-864-2792

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Tuesday July 26, 2016
Ibby Hausman, Bird Mancini, plus more at the Legacy Art, Music, Food & Fun Festival
Governor Oliver Ames Estate
North Easton, MA
12:00 pm
508 230 5874

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Matt & Shannon Heaton
Kendall Square subway station plaza
Cambridge, MA
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
617-492-7679

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Rahel
Lexington Farmer's Market
Lexington, MA
2:00 pm
802-498-8843

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Miriam (featuring Amy Fairchild, Carla Ryder, and Andy Santospago) at 7:30; John Powhida at 10.
Toad
Cambridge, MA
7:30 pm
617-497-4950

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Chick Corea Trio
Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
8:00 pm
9785467391

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Femi Kuti & The Positive Force
Brighton Music Hall
Boston, MA
8:00 pm
617-779-0140

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Koa
Red Room at Cafe 939
Boston, MA
8:00 pm
617-747-2261

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Esme Patterson
Great Scott
Allston, MA
9:00 pm
617-566-9014

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Wednesday July 27, 2016
Darlingside
Prescott Park
Portsmouth, NH
7:00 pm
603-431-8748

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Jumpin' Juba
Avon Summer Concert Series
Avon, MA
7:00 pm
617-416-7039

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The Dennis Brennan Band at 9 & 11pm, with Franc Graham between sets.
The Lizard Lounge
Cambridge, MA
9:00 pm
617- 547-075

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The Mike Hastings Band
Toad
Cambridge, MA
10:00 pm
617-497-4950

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Thursday July 28, 2016
Rahel
Berlin Farmer's Market
Berlin, NH
3:00 pm
603-869-9736

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The Hank Wonder Trio
Wright-Locke Farm
Winchester, MA
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
617-987-4236

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Otter Creek, Beth Desombre
Lower Falls House Concerts
Newton Lower Falls, MA
7:00 pm
540-797-1946

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Booker T. Jones
Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
8:00 pm
9785467391

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The Dennis Brennan Band
Atwood's Tavern
Cambridge, MA
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
617-864-2792

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Friday July 29, 2016
The 30th Annual Lowell Folk Festival: Various performers over the weekend include King Sunny Ade, Natalie MacMaster, Lurie Bell, and The Gibson Brothers...
Downtown Lowell
Lowell , MA
12:00 pm
978-970-5200

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Will Dailey
Zumix
Boston, MA
7:00 pm
617-568-9777

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Catie Curtis & Maia Sharp
The Center For The Arts in Natick
Natick, MA
8:00 pm
508-647-0097

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David Mallett
Club Passim
Cambridge, MA
8:00 pm
617-492-7679

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James Montgomery Band
Tupelo Music Hall
Londonderry , NH
8:00 pm
603-437-5100

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Lizz Wright
Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
8:00 pm
9785467391

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Mary Fahl (former October Project lead singer), with Gregory Douglas.
The SPIRE Center For Performing Arts
Plymouth, MA
8:00 pm
508-746-4488

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The Taj Mahal Trio
Cary Hall
Lexington, MA
8:00 pm
617-531-1257

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Marc Ribot (say REE-bo) & The Young Philadelphians
The Sinclair
Cambridge, MA
9:00 pm
617-547-5200

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Muddy Ruckus
Toad
Cambridge, MA
10:00 pm
617-497-4950

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Tim Gearan Band
Atwood's Tavern
Cambridge, MA
10:00 pm
617-864-2792

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Saturday July 30, 2016
Yarina
Cultural Survival Bazaar at Tiverton Four Corners Art Center
Tiverton, RI
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
617 441 5400

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The 30th Annual Lowell Folk Festival: Various performers over the weekend include King Sunny Ade, Natalie MacMaster, Lurie Bell, and The Gibson Brothers...
Downtown Lowell
Lowell , MA
11:30 am
978-970-5200

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The THE BAND Band (performing music of The Band...)
The Burren - Back Room
Somerville , MA
4:30 pm and 7:00 pm
617-776-6896

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Cold Chocolate with Lisa Bastoni opening
Soule Homestead Education Center
Middleboro, MA
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
508-947-6744

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Duke Robillard & band.
Newburyport Blues Cruise at Waterfront Park
Newburyport, MA
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
978 499-0832

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Arlo Guthrie
Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
8:00 pm
9785467391

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Geoff Bartley, David Massengill, and Fishken & Groves
Club Passim
Cambridge, MA
8:00 pm
617-492-7679

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The Chris Robinson Brotherhood
The Cabot Theatre
Beverly, MA
8:00 pm
978-927-3100

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The James Montgomery Band
The Center For The Arts in Natick
Natick, MA
8:00 pm
508-647-0097

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Sarah Borges & The Broken Singles, with The Clock Burners
Atwood's Tavern
Cambridge, MA
10:00 pm
617-864-2792

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Sunday July 31, 2016
The 30th Annual Lowell Folk Festival: Various performers over the weekend include King Sunny Ade, Natalie MacMaster, Lurie Bell, and The Gibson Brothers...
Downtown Lowell
Lowell , MA
10:30 am
978-970-5200

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Arlo Guthrie
Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
5:00 pm
9785467391

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Jumpin' Juba
North Andover Summer Concerts
North Andover, MA
6:00 pm
617-416-7039

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Sunday Blues with Amadee Castenell, Tom West, Maureen Medeiros, Parker Wheeler, and more.
The Grog
Newburyport , MA
6:00 pm
978-465-8008
The Willie J. Laws Band
Glenn's Food & Libations
Newburyport, MA
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
978 465-3811

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Greg Klyma hosts Americana Sundays, featuring Andy Santospago, Lou Ulrich, and Rob Megna.
Thunder Road Music Club
Somerville, MA
7:00 pm
617-776-7623

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Mandolin Orange
Prescott Park
Portsmouth, NH
7:00 pm
603-431-8748

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Bryan Ferry
Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
Boston, MA
7:30 pm
6177281626

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Lee Harvey Osmond open for Steve Poltz
Club Passim
Cambridge, MA
8:00 pm
617-492-7679

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Poetry Night with the Jeff Robinson Trio.
The Lizard Lounge
Cambridge, MA
8:00 pm
617- 547-075

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The California Honeydrops
Brighton Music Hall
Boston, MA
8:00 pm
617-779-0140

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Monday August 1, 2016
James Taylor & His All-Star Band
Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion (formerly Meadowbrook Farm)
Gilford, NH
8:00 pm
603-293-4700

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Tuesday August 2, 2016
The Meadows Brothers
Kendall Square subway station plaza
Cambridge, MA
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
617-492-7679

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Wednesday August 3, 2016
Studio Two-The Beatles Tribute
Onset Summer of Love Concert Series at the Lillian Gregerman Band Shell
Onset, MA
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
508-725-2657

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An evening with writer Faith Soloway, hosted by Catie Curtis
Club Passim
Cambridge, MA
7:00 pm
617-492-7679

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Sam Bush (as part of a Q&A after the screening of REVIVAL: THE SAM BUSH STORY)
Lillie Auditorium
Woods Hole, MA
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
508-495-3456

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The Felice Brothers
Prescott Park
Portsmouth, NH
7:00 pm
603-431-8748

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James Taylor, with special guest Jackson Browne
Fenway Park
Boston, MA
8:00 pm and 6:30 pm
877-733-7699

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The Lisa Bastoni Band, Dan Blakeslee, Noam Weinstein, and Naomi Sommers
The Lizard Lounge
Cambridge, MA
8:00 pm
617- 547-075

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Zealyn
Red Room at Cafe 939
Boston, MA
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
617-747-2261

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Thursday August 4, 2016
Bill Kirchen - workshop and concert.
Stubblebine Lutherie
Somerville, MA
12:00 pm
617-431-1433

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Eric Taylor
Bull Run Restaurant
Shirley, MA
7:30 pm
978-425-4311

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Tony Joe White (in The Sawtelle Room)
Bull Run Restaurant
Shirley, MA
7:30 pm
978-425-4311

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Jimmy Thackery & The Drivers
Chan's
Woonsocket, RI
8:00 pm
401-765-1900

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Juliet Simmons Dinallo and Steve Mayone
Club Passim
Cambridge, MA
8:00 pm
617-492-7679

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Prinze George
Red Room at Cafe 939
Boston, MA
8:00 pm
617-747-2261

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Tom Rush
Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
8:00 pm
9785467391

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Friday August 5, 2016
Geoff Bartley
The Burren - Back Room
Somerville , MA
7:00 pm
617-776-6896

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Stewart Lewis & Reed Foehl
Club Passim
Cambridge, MA
7:00 pm
617-492-7679

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Debbie Davies
Chan's
Woonsocket, RI
8:00 pm
401-765-1900

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Garland Jeffreys Band
Bull Run Restaurant
Shirley, MA
8:00 pm
978-425-4311

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Lyle Lovett & His Large Band
Cape Cod Melody Tent
Hyannis, MA
8:00 pm
508-775-5630

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Popa Chubby
Tupelo Music Hall
Londonderry , NH
8:00 pm
603-437-5100

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Tom Rush
Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
8:00 pm
9785467391

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Saturday August 6, 2016
The Gloucester Blues Festival: Popa Chubby headlines, with Bruce Katz, Sean Chambers, and more...
Stage Fort Park
Gloucester, MA
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
(978) 281-97

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Onset Blues Festival: After Hours Band, Travis Colby Band, George Gritzbach Band, Black and White Band with Chris "Stovall" Brown, Michelle Willson and the Evil Gal Festival Orchestra
The Lillian Gregerman Band Shell
Onset, MA
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
508-725-2657

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The Squeezebox Stompers, with Tom Irving opening
Soule Homestead Education Center
Middleboro, MA
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
508-947-6744

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"The Acoustic Living Room" Songs and Stories with Kathy Mattea
Shalin Liu Performance Center
Rockport, MA
8:00 pm
9785467391

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Butch Trucks and the Freight Train Band
Narrows Center for the Arts
Fall River, MA
8:00 pm
508-324-1926

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Madeleine Peyroux
Tupelo Music Hall
Londonderry , NH
8:00 pm
603-437-5100

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Poppet
Red Room at Cafe 939
Boston, MA
8:00 pm
617-747-2261

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Scottish Fiddler Mari Black
Amazing Things Arts Center
Framingham , MA
8:00 pm
508-405-2787

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Sunday August 7, 2016
Greg Klyma hosts Americana Sundays.
Thunder Road Music Club
Somerville, MA
7:00 pm
617-776-7623

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Hot Tuna (electric) with Leftover Salmon
The Wilbur Theatre
Boston, MA
7:30 pm
617-248-9700

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