The Baltimore Django Jam is Monday at De Kleine Duivel in Hampden hosted by Hot Club of Baltimore.
The Baltimore Folk Music Society sponsors English Country Dance every Monday at a new location Church of the Nativity and Holy Comforter on York Road and American Contra and Square Dancing every Wednesday at the Lovely Lane Church on St. Paul Street. The Second Saturday Square and Contra Dance is at a new location, Church of the Nativity and Holy Comforter at 7:30pm.888.646.BFMS
On Tuesday there’s an old-time music jam led by Ken and Brad Kolodner at the Five & Dime Ale House in Hampden. 443-835-2179
Chris Isaak is at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in Annapolis on Tuesday. 410-280-5640
Sandcatchers and Pergola are at the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road on Wednesday. Friday it’s Corey Thuro, Max Kennedy, and The Naked Sun. (410) 637-3728
At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Wednesday: Carolyn Wonderland and Bad Influence Band; Thursday: “A Tribute to Patsy Cline” featuring Jess Eliot Myhre (Bumper Jacksons), Karen Jonas, Letitia VanSant, Sara Curtin (Sweater Set), Lauren Calve, Brian Farrow and Kiti Gartner; Friday: The Iguanas and Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound; Saturday: Soul Crackers. 443.283.1200
WTMD’s free First Thursday Festival presented by Brewers Hill concludes the 2018 season this week in Canton Waterfront Park. Six bands on two stages: Tune Yards, Fantastic Negrito, Jackie Greene, Wild Child, Paul Cebar, and Mikaela Davis. Music starts at 5:30pm.
Guitarist Claude Bourbon plays medieval and Spanish blues on Thursday at The Cabaret at Germano’s in Little Italy. 410.752.4515
At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Thursday: John Cowan with Darin & Brooke Aldridge; Friday: The Rogues and The Shamrogues; Saturday: Pat McGee Band w/ Keaton Simons. 410-268-4545
The Old Part of Town, Carlo Aonzo Trio, Ken & Brad Kolodner Quartet, The Stone Hill All-Stars, Darla Jean & the Somethin’ or Others, ellen cherry, and many more will be at the Madonnari Arts Festival in Little Italy Friday through Monday.
The Greenwood Furnace Folk Gathering is Friday through Sunday at Greenwood Furnace State Park near Belleville in central PA. Artists/instructors include Simple Gifts, Dede Wyland, Henry Koretzky and more.
Black Masala are at JamBrew in Herndon, VA on Friday.
Ian Anderson presents “50 Years of Jethro Tull” on Friday at Wolf Trap in Vienna, VA. 1 (877) WOLFTRAP
Saturday is Folk Music Night at Perry Hall United Methodist Church on Belair Road from 7:00-10:00 pm. There’s an open mic, and featured guest Siobhán O’Brien. 410-529-7176
The next Baltimore Squaredance is at Mobtown Ballroom in Pigtown on Saturday. (443) 699-3040
Oud player Mohamed Abozekry & Karkadé from Egypt will be at Bossa Bistro in Washington on Saturday. 202-650-9351 And also Sunday at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage in Washington, DC at 6:00.
At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Saturday: The Seldom Scene and Jonathan Edwards. 703-549-7500
Gabriel Kahane is at Jammin’ Java in Vienna VA on Saturday 703/255-1566 and at the Creative Alliance in Baltimore on Sunday. 410-276-1651
The Resonant Rogues will be at New Deal Cafe in Greenbelt, MD on Sunday. (301) 474-5642
Also Sunday is World Folk Music Association (WFMA) showcase featuring Wicked Olde, Susan Rowe, and Sean McGhee at Positano Ristorante Italiano in Bethesda. 301-608-2121