The Baltimore Folk Music Society sponsors English Country Dance every Monday at 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. 888.646.BFMS
The BFMS Song Swap is Tuesday at the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road. (410) 637-3728
The Baltimore Bluegrass Jam is Tuesday at the Five & Dime Ale House in Hampden. 443-835-2179
At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Tuesday: The Naptown Brass Band; Thursday: Peter & Jeremy (of Peter & Gordon and Chad & Jeremy); Friday: Broken Arrow: A Tribute to Neil Young; Saturday: Dublin5 w/Ciaran Quinn; Sunday: Todd Snider w/ Lilly Hiatt. 410-268-4545
At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Tuesday: Peter & Jeremy (of Peter & Gordon and Chad & Jeremy); Wednesday: Sarah Harmer w/ Chris Pureka; Thursday: Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives; Friday: Arlo Guthrie feat. Folk Uke (Saturday is sold out); Sunday: Hayes Carll w/ Allison Moorer. 703-549-7500
Gentle Temper w/ Ridge Runners are at The Cabaret at Germano’s in Little Italy on Wednesday. 410.752.4515
There’s a Classic Country Jam at North Avenue Market in Station North on Wednesday.
LetitiaVanSant has a CD release show in WTMD’s performance space in Towson on Friday. Queen Earth opens. Tickets available at wtmd.org.
Friday it’s Carbon Leaf with Pressing Strings at Baltimore Soundstage. (410) 244-0057
Frozen Harbor Festival at Ram’s Head Live downtown features The Bridge, HigherKeys, Moody Moose, Rhett Repko, and Aqueous on Friday and Reel Big Fish with The Pietasters, Kill Lincoln, Accidents, Strong Zero, The Stifled, Thirteen Towers, and The Upstarters on Saturday. 410-244-1131
At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Friday: Jose Ramirez; Saturday: Morgan James. 443.283.1200
The Lumineers w/ Mt. Joy and J.S. Ondara are at Capital One Arena in Washington DC on Friday.
The Creative Alliance features “Viva Brasil! Mid-Winter Carnival Dance Party” on Saturday with JP Silva Band from Rio and Nation Beat w/ Rose Moraes plus Scott Kettner’s Royal Chase Drum Clinic and food by Brazil Gourmet. 410-276-1651
On Saturday, Mary Wilson of the Supremes is at Gordon Center for Performing Arts in Owings Mills. 410.356.7469
Also Saturday, Kiran Ahluwalia will be at the Barns of Wolf Trap in Vienna, VA. 1 (877) WOLFTRAP
On Sunday, Ken Kolodner, Elke Baker & Alex Lacquement perform at the Jewish Museum of Maryland. 410-732-6400
Bill Frisell: Harmony featuring Petra Haden, Hank Roberts & Luke Bergman is at Keystone Korner Baltimore jazz club on Sunday. 410·946·6726
Also Sunday Susquehanna Folk Music Society presents Swedish quintet Jaerv at Ware Center in Lancaster, PA. 717-745-6577