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. 888.646.BFMS
At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Tuesday: guitar masters Andy McKee, Antoine Dufour & Stephen Bennett; Wednesday: ‘The Handmade Quarterly’ Vol. III feat. Higher Hands, Bumpin Uglies, Pressing Strings and Skribe; Thursday: Damon Fowler & Jason Ricci; Friday: Howie Day w/Anna Rose; Saturday: Delbert McClinton w/Brian Dunne; Sunday: Walter Trout. 410-268-4545
Tuesday Indigo Girls will be at Wolf Trap in Vienna, VA. 1 (877) WOLFTRAP
The American Folklife Center presents a free concert by Creole United representing three generations of Louisiana Creole music culture at the Coolidge Auditorium of the Library of Congress on Wednesday at noon. The ensemble includes six accordionists.
Eliot Bronson is at Jammin’ Java in Vienna VA on Thursday. 703/255-1566
The next Noches Acousticas concert at Marquee Lounge at The Creative Alliance is Friday featuringWashington DC Latino band Ocho de Bastos (Eight of Wands). Also Friday is an unplugged concert by The Nighthawks to celebrate the release of their new CD. Sunday is a book release party for Tim Newby’s Bluegrass in Baltimore: The Hard Drivin’ Sound and its Legacy with music by Cris Jacobs & Patrick McAvinue, Caleb Stine, and Bluestone. 410-276-1651
Celebrate Jerry’s Birthday w/ Cris Jacobs and Friends at The 8×10 on Saturday. 410-625-2000