The Baltimore Folk Music Society sponsors English Country Dance every Monday at St. Marks on the Hill on Reisterstown Road and American Contra and Square Dancing every Wednesday at the Lovely Lane Church on St. Paul Street. Also, the BFMS sponsors Fourth at Four Storyfolk storytelling group next Sunday at 4pm at Towson Unitarian Universalist Church. Information about Fourth at Four: 410-321-8419. BFMS information: 888.646.BFMS
Steeleye Span will be at the Birchmere in Alexandria VA on Tuesday. 703-549-7500
At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Tuesday: Jarekus Singleton; Thursday: David Bromberg Quintet; Friday: Aaron Neville Duo w/ L. Young; Saturday: comedian Al Madrigal; next Sunday: Cowboy Mouth w/ The Last Year. 410-268-4545
On Wednesday, JD McPherson with Jessica Lee Wilkes and DJ Robert Fearless are at Baltimore Soundstage. (410) 244-0057
Uptown Concerts presents Baltimore old-time/Irish/trad band Charm City Junction at Baldwin’s Station in Sykesville on Thursday. 410-795-1041
Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper are at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage in Washington, DC on Thursday at 6PM.
The 22nd Hamilton Street Fest is Saturday from 11am to 7pm. Harford Road will be closed to traffic from Echodale Avenue to White Avenue. Music includes Hamiltone Music Group, Era of Decay, Cara Kelly & the Tell Tale, Almighty Senators, My Useless Self, Midway Fair, Legends of Etcetera, and many more.
The 2nd annual Charm City Ukulele Festival is at The Creative Alliance on Saturday featuring Michael Wagner, Glen Hirabayashi, Bob Friedman, Louisa Hall, Moe Nelson, Jared Denhard, and Don Kim. Workshops start at noon, evening concert featuring Victoria Vox at 8pm. 410-276-1651
The Jeff Austin Band, formerly of Yonder Mountain String Band, is at The 8×10 on Saturday along with Highland Hill Boys. 410-625-2000
Also Saturday, Ken and Brad Kolodner will be at Little Falls Friends Meeting House in Fallston.
Bumper Jacksons and Junior League Band will be at the Birchmere in Alexandria VA on Saturday. 703-549-7500
Jamacian roots reggae artist Jah9 will be at Tropicalia in Washington next Sunday with Jamaica’s Dubtronic Kru and DC’s own Puma Ptah, with Dutty Bookman DJing. (202) 629-4535