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. 888.646.BFMS
Guitarist Michael Joseph Harris leads the Gypsy Jazz Jam every Monday at the Five & Dime Ale House in Hampden. On Tuesday there’s an old-time music jam led by Ken and Brad Kolodner . 443-835-2179
At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Monday: Brett Dennen; Tuesday & Wednesday: Donavon Frankenreiter w/Matt Grundy; Thursday: Bob Schneider w/Clarence Bucaro; Friday: Dick Dale; Saturday afternoon: Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer w/ Rick Brantley; Sunday: Lorrie Morgan. 410-268-4545
Tuesday is the BFMS Song Swap at the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road. (410) 637-3728
Thursday 6-10PM is Mission: Transmission, a WTMD fundraising event at Union Craft Brewing featuring music by The Herd of Main Street, Farm to Charm food truck, and mini-golf with WTMD DJs. A portion of all pint sales goes to WTMD and Hungry Harvest will donate one pound of produce to needy families for every pint sold.
Eilen Jewell performs on Thursday at Evenings on the Ellipse in Fairfax, VA.
The Waifs from Australia will be at the Birchmere in Alexandria VA on Thursday. 703-549-7500
There is a zydeco dance party at the Creative Alliance on Friday with Jeffery Broussard and the Creole Cowboys. 410-276-1651
Uptown Concerts presents Cellar Stage Columbia featuring singer/songwriters Ellis Paul and Vance Gilbert at Temple Isaiah in Fulton MD on Saturday. 410-521-9099
Cold Spring will be at the Hon Bar in Hampden on Saturday.
The Flamin’ Groovies are at Hill Country Live in Washington DC on Saturday. 202-556-2050
Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis are at Tolchester Marina in Chestertown on Saturday.
Next Sunday at 5pm, the Roots Café Singer-Songwriter Series presents Mary Battiata and Cristina Van Norman with host Geoffrey Himes at An Die Musik Live. (410) 385-2638