The Baltimore Folk Music Society sponsors English Country Dance every Monday at St. Mark’s on the Hill on Reisterstown Road and American Contra and Square Dancing every Wednesday at the Lovely Lane Church on St. Paul Street. The BFMS Open Sing is Thursday at Guitars of Pikesville. The 31st Annual BFMS Spring Catoctin Mountain Music and Dance Weekend is Friday through Sunday at Camp Misty Mount near Thurmont, MD. 888.646.BFMS
Herndon VA singer-songwriter Crys Matthews will open for “The Voice – Season 9” winner Jordan Smith at the Birchmere in Alexandria VA on Tuesday. Al Stewart will be at the Birch on Saturday. 703-549-7500
The John Doyle Band with Baltimore’s Billy McComiskey & Myron Bretholz are at the Creative Alliance on Thursday. Ethiopian keyboard wizard Hailu Mergia is there on Saturday. 410-276-1651
Uptown Concerts presents Rod MacDonald at Baldwin’s Station in Sykesville on Thursday. 410-795-1041
WTMD presents a free Happy Hour with The Wild Feathers on Friday at WTMD’s performance space in Towson. Baltimore’s own Suzanne Hall opens the show. Doors open at 5:30.
Michael Franti & Spearhead with Chali 2na & The Funk Hunters are at the Fillmore in Silver Spring on Friday.
Audie Blaylock & Redline are at Rob’s Bluegrass Barn in Westminster on Saturday. 410-857-7473
FocusMusic presents the Willie and His Chaperones on Sunday at 3pm at Am Kolel Sanctuary Retreat Center in Beallsville, MD. 301-461-3600
10,000 Maniacs are at the Ram’s Head in Annapolis on Sunday and also Monday June 20th. 410-268-4545