Archive for the ‘Concert calendar’ Category

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents Ken Kolodner & Elke Baker at Saint Mark Presbyterian Church in Rockville, MD on Monday. 301-754-3611

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

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

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents Kieran Kane & Rayna Gellert at the School of Musical Traditions in the Talbott Center shopping plaza in Rockville, MD on Tuesday. 301-754-3611

Another Tuesday show is John McLaughlin at The Hamilton in Washington DC. 202-787-1000

Jingle Bell Rocks

WTMD Film Series continues with the documentary Jingle Bell Rocks!, a trippy, cinematic sleighride into the strange and sublime universe of alternative and underground Christmas music, on Wednesday in WTMD’s performance space in Towson. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the movie starts at 8. wtmd.org and is free!

On Wednesday there’s a bluegrass jam at Lauraville House on Harford Road.

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Wednesday: The Cowsills; Sunday: Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes. 410-268-4545

Neville Jacobs (Ivan Neville & Cris Jacobs) is at The 8×10 on Thursday. 410-625-2000

On Friday, Uptown Concerts presents An Irish Christmas with Laura Byrne, Jim Eagan, Eileen Estes & Donna Long at Cellar Stage Timonium. The Cellar Stage Timonium is located in Timonium United Methodist Church on Pot Spring Road. 410-521-9099

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Friday: Chuck Brown Band; Saturday: The 19th Street Band. 443.283.1200

Weedie Braimah + The Hands of Time w/Amadou Kouyate at Tropicalia in Washington on Friday. (202) 629-4535

WTMD’s Saturday Morning Tunes Mini Holiday Spectacular is this Saturday featuring songs from “Frozen” by Outcalls, super funky holiday songs from Parliament Funkadelic’s Rufus Roundtree & Da Bmore Brass Factory, Opera in a Can, and more! The event is in the West Village Commons of Towson University. Doors open at 9 a.m. and the music starts at 9:30 a.m. Tickets at SaturdayMorningTunes.com

Helicon‘s 33rd Annual Winter Solstice Concert w/ Charm City Junction, The Ken & Brad Kolodner Quartet w/ Rachel Eddy, and step-dancer Jonathan Srour happens Saturday at 3:30pm and 7:30pm at Kraushaar Auditorium of Goucher College in Towson.

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 Matt Roach. 410-529-7176

OCEAN Orchestra

OCEAN Orchestra

Jennifer Cutting’s OCEAN Orchestra presents “A Celtic Christmas” at Carroll Arts Center in Westminster on Saturday. 410-857-2771

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA on Saturday it’s Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes w/ Adam Ezra. 703-549-7500

Red Sammy appears at Eastern Shore Brewing in St. Michaels, MD on Saturday at 3 p.m.

A Colonial Christmas will be at the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road on Sunday. (410) 637-3728

The WTMD Holiday Store is open until midnight on Wednesday. Pick up some great WTMD swag as gifts or for yourself at wtmd.org/shop

We’ll be counting down the Top 89 Songs of 2018, as voted by YOU on Thursday. Tune in to 89.7 FM or wtmd.org or the WTMD app all day.

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Byrds co-founders Roger McGuinn & Chris Hillman with Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives perform Sweetheart of the Rodeo at the Music Center at Strathmore in North Bethesda on Monday. 301-581-5100

There’s an open mic hosted by Rob Hinkal at Teavolve Cafe on Monday with featured guest American Opera. 410-522-1907

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. The Second Saturday Square and Contra Dance is at Church of the Nativity and Holy Comforter at 7:30pm. 888.646.BFMS

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Monday: Josh Ritter w/ Carsie Blanton; Tuesday: Josh Ritter w/ Wesley Stace (aka John Wesley Harding); Wednesday: Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe; Friday & Saturday evening plus Saturday & Sunday afternoon: Carbon Leaf 25th Anniversary Tour w/ Freddy & Francine. 410-268-4545

Caleb Stine has a free show Tuesday at the Creative Alliance. 410-276-1651

The Baltimore Bluegrass Jam is Tuesday at the Five & Dime Ale House in Hampden. 443-835-2179

The Greenberry Woods reunite for an album release show with Kavoosi at WTMD studios in Towson on Thursday. Tickets at WTMD.org

Toby Walker

Toby Walker

Uptown Concerts presents Toby Walker at Baldwin’s Station in Sykesville on Thursday. 410-795-1041

Also Thursday, Odetta Hartman (no relation) opens for the Ballroom Thieves at the Rock & Roll Hotel in Washington. (202) 388-ROCK

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Thursday: Steve Poltz; Friday: Rufus Roundtree and Da B’More Brass Factory w/ Feel Free; Saturday: Jonathan Sloane w/ Hayley Fahey. 443.283.1200

The Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road has its monthly First Friday show. (410) 637-3728

Nick and Luke and Their Holiday Band are at the Church of the Holy Comforter in Lutherville on Saturday. 410-252-2711

Walt Michael & Co. are at The Church of the Redeemer on Friday. 410-857-2771

On Friday, New Potato Caboose w/ Lauren Calve are at Baltimore Soundstage. (410) 244-0057

Chopteeth Afrofunk Big Band

Chopteeth Afrofunk Big Band

Chopteeth Afrofunk Big Band are at Pearl Street Warehouse in Washington, DC on Saturday.

Dan Navarro

Dan Navarro

Also Saturday, The Institute of Musical Traditions presents Dan Navarro, Bruce Sudano, and Chas Sandford at Saint Mark Presbyterian Church in Rockville, MD. 301-754-3611

On Saturday, Lisa Loeb is at Gordon Center for Performing Arts in Owings Mills. 410.356.7469

Sunday, The Hot Club of Baltimore with guest vocalist Lynn Veronneau bring Gypsy jazz to Sotto Sopra Restaurant.

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA on Sunday it’s Cheryl Wheeler and John Gorka. 703-549-7500

Also Sunday, Focus Music presents Lox & Vodka at Congregation Tikvat Israel in Rockville. (301) 461-3600

Sunday is World Folk Music Association (WFMA) showcase featuring Andrew McKnight, Michael Kelly, and Brent Ruggles at Positano Ristorante Italiano in Bethesda. 301-608-2121

Next week on Detour: Detour’s Top-10 Songs of 2018. Vote for your top songs of the year at wtmd.org and support your favorite radio station by making a pledge. The top 89 songs will be counted down on Thursday, December 13th.

 

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

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Monday and Tuesday: Steve Earle & The Dukes: The Copperhead Road 30th Anniversary Tour w/ The Mastersons; Wednesday: Keith Harkin of Celtic Thunder w/ Joey Harkum; Thursday: ReBirth Brass Band; Friday: Shawn Colvin w/ Seth Glier; Saturday: Scythian; Sunday: Motown & More: A Holiday Celebration. 410-268-4545

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Monday & Tuesday: Melissa Etheridge holiday show; Thursday: Shawn Colvin w/ Seth Glier; Friday: Pure Prairie League and Firefall; Saturday: A Tribute to Little Feat featuring The Nighthawks, Eric Scott, Patty Reese, Tommy Lepson, Brian Simms, Janine Wilson, and more; Sunday; Justin Townes Earle w/ Lauren Calve. 703-549-7500

The BFMS Song Swap is Tuesday at the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road. Thursday is a Shape-Note Workshop. (410) 637-3728

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

Hot Tuna

Hot Tuna

Also Tuesday Acoustic Hot Tuna is at City Winery in Washington, DC. (202) 250-2531

On Wednesday it’s Country Night & Two-Stepping at Waverly Brewing Company featuring Rusty Sal. 443-438-5765

On Wednesday there’s a bluegrass jam at Lauraville House on Harford Road.

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Wednesday: Anaïs Mitchell w/ Moonheart; Friday: Junkyard Saints; Saturday: Yarn. 443.283.1200

Uptown Concerts presents Cliff Eberhardt and Louise Mosrie at Baldwin’s Station in Sykesville on Thursday. 410-795-1041

Also Thursday, Acoustic Hot Tuna is at Gordon Center for Performing Arts in Owings Mills. 410.356.7469

Erin Costello is at The Cabaret at Germano’s in Little Italy on Thursday 410.752.4515 and at Gypsy Sally’s in Washington DC on Saturday. 202-333-7700 http://germanospiattini.com/events

The next BSOPulse concert is Thursday at Meyerhoff Symphony Hall with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and Parquet Courts.

Sunny War is at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage in Washington, DC on Thursday at 6:00.

Toubab Krewe and Jordan August Band are at The 8×10 on Thursday. Saturday it’s The Allman Others Band and Bobby Thompson Trio ~ Hendrix Tribute. 410-625-2000

The next Live Lunch in WTMD’s performance space in Towson is Haerts on Friday. Come see the show live at noon or tune in to 89.7 WTMD.

Nellie McKay is at the Creative Alliance on Friday. 410-276-1651

Black Masala is at Villain & Saint in Bethesda on Friday. (240) 800-4700

Another Friday show is Steve Forbert at Union Stage in Washington, DC. 877.987.6487

The monthly Folkal Point concert series is Saturday at An Die Musik Live! with a Mix ‘N’ Match concert featuring Caleb Stine, The Honey Dewdrops, and Letitia Van Sant. Two shows at 7pm and 9pm. 410-385-2638

Walt Michael & Co. is at Carroll Arts Center in Westminster on Saturday. 410-857-2771

Next Sunday at 5pm, the Roots Café Singer-Songwriter Series presents North East Rising Sun, a new trio featuring Lea Gilmore, Geoffrey Himes and Willem Elsevier, at An Die Musik Live. (410) 385-2638

American Opera is at Dangerously Delicious Pies in Washington DC on Sunday with The Walkaways and Roof Beams. (202) 398-7437

On Tuesday WTMD is celebrating Giving Tuesday with our 4th Annual Pet Food Fund Drive! Start the season of giving off right by contributing at WTMD.org. Thank you for your support!

 

There’s an open mic hosted by Rob Hinkal at Teavolve Cafe on Monday with featured artist Ariella Joy. 410-522-1907

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 Baltimore Bluegrass Jam is Tuesday at the Five & Dime Ale House in Hampden. 443-835-2179

Leo Kottke

Leo Kottke

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Monday: Leo Kottke; Friday: The Best of Janis Joplin & Jimi Hendrix feat. Kelly Bell, Sean Chyun, Patty Reese, and Mama Moon; Saturday afternoon: Livingston Taylor; Sunday: Deanna Bogart Band. 410-268-4545

The 5th Annual Post-Thanksgiving Concert by Charm City Junction and Ken & Brad Kolodner Quartet is Friday at Stony Run Friends Meeting House.

Greg Schatz from New Orleans and from Baltimore, Seth Kibel Quintet feat. Flo Anito, are at the Creative Alliance on Friday. Sunday it’s bluegrass with Dry Branch Fire Squad at B’nai Israel. 410-276-1651

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Friday: The Dirty Grass Players w/ Wicked Sycamore; Saturday: 2 shows with Eric Byrd Trio; Sunday: Ellis Dyson & The Shambles. 443.283.1200

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Friday: The Seldom Scene and The Dry Branch Fire Squad. 703-549-7500

Pescatore has a record release celebration at The Windup Space on North Avenue on Saturday. 410-244-8855

Black Masala is at The Motor House in Station North on Saturday. (410) 637-8301

Shueh-li Ong

Shueh-li Ong

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents songwriter, composer, producer, synthesist, and world-renown thereminist Shueh-li Ong at the School of Musical Traditions in the Talbott Center shopping plaza in Rockville, MD on Saturday. 301-754-3611

Elliott Murphy is at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage in Washington, DC on Saturday at 6:00.

The Azalea City Recordings holiday concert and live radio broadcast is Sunday at Allyworld in Takoma Park, MD featuring Karen Collins & The Backroads Band, Zoe Mulford, Seth Kibel, Joe Uehlein, Jesse Palidofsky, and Annette Wasilik.

The inaugural Focus Music concert at Island Pride Oasis in Gaithersburg, MD features Pat Wictor with String Theory on Sunday. 703.380.3151

Eric Byrd Trio has two shows at The Hamilton in Washington DC on Sunday. 202-787-1000

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents Garnet Rogers at Saint Mark Presbyterian Church in Rockville, MD on Monday. Then on Friday it’s Al Petteway & Amy White. 301-754-3611

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

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

The Travelin' McCourys

The Travelin’ McCourys

On Tuesday, The Simon and Garfunkel Story is at Gordon Center for Performing Arts in Owings Mills. The Travelin’ McCourys are on Saturday. 410.356.7469

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Tuesday: George Winston; Wednesday: Joshua Radin w/ Lily Kershaw. 703-549-7500

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Tuesday: Vetiver (solo) and Fruit Bats (solo); Wednesday: Yonder Mountain String Band w/ Brad Parsons & Starbird; Thursday: Carlene Carter w/ Emma White; Friday: 10,000 Maniacs; Sunday afternoon: Ted Vigil: A John Denver Tribute; Sunday evening: Penny & Sparrow w/ Joy Oladokun. 410-268-4545

WTMD Film Series continues with the documentary Blue Note Records: Beyond the Notes about the pioneering record label that gave voice to some of the finest jazz artists of the 20th and 21st centuries on Wednesday in WTMD’s performance space in Towson. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the free film starts at 8.

On Wednesday there’s a bluegrass jam at Lauraville House on Harford Road led by Lucas Chohany and Bud Dickens.

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Wednesday: Chaise Lounge; Thursday: Jason Eady and Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley; Friday: Vanessa Collier w/ Bad Influence Band; Saturday: Jah Works w/ Rufus Roundtree and Da B’More Brass Factory. 443.283.1200

Mama's Black Sheep

Mama’s Black Sheep

Uptown Concerts presents a CD release concert for The Sheep Save Christmas by Mama’s Black Sheep at Baldwin’s Station in Sykesville on Thursday. 410-795-1041

On Thursday it’s Two-Stepping at Waverly Brewing Company featuring Arty Hill & the Long Gone Daddys. 443-438-5765

It’s bluegrass on Thursday at The 8×10 with Larry Keel, Darla Jean & the Somethin’ or Others, and D.T. Huber. Friday is Better Off Dead. 410-625-2000

On Thursday, Renaissance is at Baltimore Soundstage. (410) 244-0057

The Gibson Brothers

The Gibson Brothers

The next Live Lunch in WTMD’s performance space in Towson is The Gibson Brothers on Friday. Come see the free show live at noon or tune in to 89.7 WTMD.

On Friday, Uptown Concerts presents Tom Chapin with Amilia K. Spicer opening at Cellar Stage Timonium. The Cellar Stage Timonium is located in Timonium United Methodist Church on Pot Spring Road. 410-521-9099

The Gibson Brothers are at the Creative Alliance on Friday with Mile Twelve. Saturday is Paul Muldoon & Rogue Oliphant. 410-276-1651

The Patapsco Delta Boys are at at the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road on Friday. Saturday afternoon is a Balfolk workshop & jam session of contemporary and traditional folk dance music from Brittany and France. (410) 637-3728

Another Friday show is The Travelin’ McCourys at The Hamilton in Washington DC. 202-787-1000

Friday, Ken & Brad Kolodner Quartet will play for the contradance at the Spanish Ballroom in Glen Echo, MD.

The Maryland Folk Festival is at the Weinberg Center for the Arts in Frederick on Friday. Artists are Tom Paxton & the Don Juans (Jon Vezner & Don Henry), Spook Handy, Heather Lloyd, Michelle Swan, The Hazards, Dan Bourdeaux, Chris Compton, and Bill Hall. 301-600-2828

WTMD’s Saturday Morning Tunes series continues this Saturday with Jumpin’ Jamie and more. Doors open at 9 a.m. and the music runs from 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and will be broadcast live on 89.7 WTMD. Tickets at SaturdayMorningTunes.com

Songside Concerts at Historic Jessops Church in Sparks, MD presents bluegrass with Troy Engle & Southern Skies on Saturday.

 

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. The Second Saturday Square and Contra Dance is at Church of the Nativity and Holy Comforter at 7:30pm. 888.646.BFMS

There’s an election night after party at the Creative Alliance on Tuesday at 7pm with J Pope. Saturday is Caleb Stine’s Round the Mountain concert with Jess Sah Bi & Peter One from Abidjan, Ivory Coast and Dave Hadley and Audrey Hamilton. 410-276-1651

The Baltimore Bluegrass Jam is Tuesday at the Five & Dime Ale House in Hampden. 443-835-2179

Scott Cook is at the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road on Wednesday. (410) 637-3728

Paul Thorn

Paul Thorn

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Wednesday: Paul Thorn w/ Gina Sicilia; Saturday afternoon: Blac Rabbit 410-268-4545

The Main Squeeze and Hamish Anderson are at The 8×10 on Thursday. Saturday is a benefit concert Dead/Phish/Allman Bros tribute w/ Phoam and the Dirty Grass Players. 410-625-2000

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Thursday: John Papa Gros w/ Crystal Shawanda; Friday: Chris Smither; Sunday: The Everly Brothers Experience featuring the Zmed Brothers. 443.283.1200

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Thursday: The Outlaws w/ Billy Crain Band; Friday: Oleta Adams. 703-549-7500

Gadadu will be at Bossa Bistro in Washington on Thursday. 202-650-9351

Friday, Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen w/ The High & Wides are at The Hamilton in Washington DC. 202-787-1000

Also Friday, Chopteeth Afrofunk Big Band is at Ivy City Smokehouse & Tavern in Washington, DC. 703-209-4660

The Mighty Pint Homebrew Competition

WTMD’s 4th annual The Mighty Pint Homebrew Competition is Saturday from noon to 4pm at WTMD studios in Towson. Unlimited tastings from over 30 area home-brewers, a commemorative glass and live music by The Glenmont Popes plus D.T. Huber and Whale Show. Tickets at WTMD.org

The next show in the North by Northeast American Roots Music Series is Saturday is at their new location, Function Coworking Community in Lauraville, featuring the 20th anniversary of June Star.

The next Baltimore Squaredance is at Mobtown Ballroom in Pigtown on Saturday. (443) 699-3040

Dirk Hamilton

There’s a tribute to singer/songwriter Dirk Hamilton at Edith May’s Paradise in Jessup on Saturday with Christina Van Norman, Georgie Jessup, Chavis Chance, Patti Sullivan, and Dirk Hamilton. 410-799-3755

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents The October Sessions string band at the School of Musical Traditions in the Talbott Center shopping plaza in Rockville, MD on Saturday. 301-754-3611

Next Sunday is World Folk Music Association (WFMA) showcase featuring Dave Rowe at Positano Ristorante Italiano in Bethesda. 301-608-2121

Tyler Ramsey is at Jammin’ Java in Vienna VA on Sunday. 703/255-1566

And a reminder, last chance to vote in Maryland is Tuesday 7 am to 8 pm. Information at vote.org

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents U.S. National Scottish Fiddle Champion Hanneke Cassel and pianist Dave Weisler at Saint Mark Presbyterian Church in Rockville, MD on Monday. 301-754-3611

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

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Monday: Dave Mason w/ Gretchen Rhodes; Tuesday: Boscoe France Band and Magnolia Boulevard w/ Paul Reed Smith; Wednesday: Acoustic Alchemy; Thursday: JD Souther. 410-268-4545

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

I Draw Slow

I Draw Slow

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Monday: Robert Dale Klein w/ Dan Navarro, Naked Blue, and David Phenicie; Friday: I Draw Slow w/ The High & Wides; Saturday: The Beat Hotel. 443.283.1200

James McMurtry w/ Bonnie Whitmore are at the Creative Alliance on Wednesday; Kaia Kater on Friday and Nick Moss Band featuring Dennis Gruenling on Saturday. 410-276-1651

On Wednesday there’s a bluegrass jam at Lauraville House on Harford Road led by Lucas Chohany and Bud Dickens.

There’s a reception for a new art exhibit of musically inspired work by five Maryland artists, The Music, Seen, on Thursday at 5:30pm at WTMD in Towson.

On Thursday, Jordan Tice will be at 49 West in Annapolis. 410-626-9796

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Thursday: Stars From the Commitments; Friday: David Bromberg Big Band; Sunday: Mipso & Friends w/ 10 String Symphony. 703-549-7500

The musical Red Devil Moon will be performed by gospel trio Sombarkin and the Pam Ortiz Band on Thursday through Saturday at Garfield Center for the Arts at the Prince Theatre in Chestertown, MD. (410) 810-2060

Three Strands, Stacia Abernatta, and The Iron Ring are at the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road on Friday. (410) 637-3728

OCEAN Orchestra

OCEAN Orchestra

Jennifer Cutting’s OCEAN Orchestra is at The Church of the Redeemer on Friday. 410-857-2771

The monthly Folkal Point concert series is Saturday at An Die Musik Live! featuring Mike Gary III, Linda Nelson, Matt Douglass and Sam Nitzberg, Mike Barth, John Shock and Paul Margolis, and The Patapsco Delta Boys. . 410-385-2638

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 Jeff Smith. 410-529-7176

The American Folklife Center presents a free screening of the film The Ballad of Shirley Collins, a documentary about the British folk revival singer, at the Pickford Theatre in the James Madison building of the Library of Congress on Saturday at 3pm.

Ruthie & the Wranglers

Ruthie & the Wranglers

Ruthie & the Wranglers are at the Opera House in Havre de Grace, MD on Saturday. 443-502-2005

Professor Louie & the Crowmatix are at Carroll Arts Center in Westminster on Saturday. 410-857-2771

Dawn Landes and Chris Stills are at Songbyrd Music House & Record Cafe in Washington, DC on Sunday. (202) 450-2917

Another Sunday show is I Draw Slow at The Hamilton in Washington DC. 202-787-1000

And a reminder, early voting in Maryland continues through Thursday, November 1, 10 am to 8 pm. Information at vote.org

 

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

David Glaser

David Glaser

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Monday: Iris DeMent; Tuesday: Don Felder of the Eagles; Wednesday: Pokey LaFarge w/ The Watson Twins; Thursday: Wynonna & the Big Noise; Friday: John Hiatt acoustic; Sunday at 11:45am: A tribute to the late David Glaser w/ Dan Navarro, Ellis Paul, Bob Sima, Michael Clem (of Eddie From Ohio), Laurie MacAllister (of Red Molly), Buddy Mondlock, Rebecca Loebe, Tom Prasada-Rao, Hugh McGowan, Stephanie Corby, David Stoddard, Eric Lee, Heather Aubrey Lloyd, Kipyn Martin, John Van Dyke and more. 410-268-4545

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Monday: Samantha Fish w/ Skribe; Friday: Delbert McClinton w/ Dave Chappell & Tommy Lepson; Saturday: Tom Paxton & the Don Juans; Sunday: Kathy Mattea. 703-549-7500

The BFMS Song Swap is Tuesday at the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road. Friday is Colleen Raney and Saturday is a talk by David Hildebrand about his book, Musical Maryland. (410) 637-3728

The Baltimore Bluegrass Jam is Tuesday at the Five & Dime Ale House in Hampden. 443-835-2179

Gaelic Storm is at Baltimore Soundstage on Tuesday. (410) 244-0057

Also Tuesday, Kenny White is at Jammin’ Java in Vienna VA. Ruston Kelly is there on Saturday and Fred Eaglesmith on Sunday. 703/255-1566

Pokey LaFarge w/ The Watson Twins are at City Winery in Washington, DC on Tuesday. (202) 250-2531

Wednesday at 7:30pm is a free film screening of the Stooges documentary Gimme Danger at WTMD in Towson.

Kurbasy

Kurbasy

Kurbasy from the Carpathian Mountains of Ukraine are at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage in Washington, DC on Wednesday at 6:00.

Wendesday is An Evening with Take Me to the River feat. Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Ivan Neville, George Porter Jr., Big Chief Monk Boudreaux, and more at The Hamilton in Washington DC. Sonny Landreth is there on Sunday. 202-787-1000

Revisit Lake Street Dive, Andy Bopp and The Suffers at the July WTMD First Thursday Festival on Thursday at 10pm. Maryland Public Television will broadcast highlights and WTMD will simulcast the audio.

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Thursday: Crawford & Power w/ Lauren Calve; Friday: Cris Jacobs Band w/ Thorp Jenson; Saturday: Enter the Haggis. 443.283.1200

Kurbasy from Ukraine are at Hill Center in Washington DC on Thursday.

The next BSOPulse concert is Thursday at Meyerhoff Symphony Hall with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and Kelela.

The Old Part of Town

The Old Part of Town

The Band tribute – “Music from Big Pink” 50th anniversary show is Friday at WTMD in Towson featuring The Old Part of Town, The Stone Hill All-Stars, ellen cherry & Andrew Grimm (of June Star) and The Hello Strangers. Tickets available at WTMD.org.

On Friday, Uptown Concerts presents Cheryl Wheeler with Crys Matthews at Cellar Stage Timonium. The Cellar Stage Timonium is located in Timonium United Methodist Church on Pot Spring Road. 410-521-9099

Also Friday, They Might Be Giants appear at Ram’s Head Live downtown. 410-244-1131

MilkBoy ArtHouse in College Park MD features Black Masala on Fruday. (240) 623-1423

The Creative Alliance. presents the 19th Great Halloween Festival and Lantern Parade in Patterson Park starting at 3:30pm on Saturday, followed by the Glow Ball with Dos Santos at 8:30pm at the Creative Alliance. 410-276-1651

The Old Part of Town have a CD release concert at An Die Musik Live! on Saturday with ellen cherry and Marc Wexler. 410-385-2638

Sunday Sounds In The Park features Stewbone starting at 4pm in Union Square Park on Gilmor Street.

And a reminder, early voting in Maryland starts Thursday and runs through Thursday, November 1, 10 am to 8 pm. Information at vote.org

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. The Autumn Assembly English Ball is Saturday at Church of the Redeemer. 888.646.BFMS

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents Anthem String Quartet and Boss Company at Saint Mark Presbyterian Church in Rockville, MD on Monday. 301-754-3611

Vanessa Peters is at DC9 in Washington DC on Monday. (202) 483-5000

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

Teatr-Pralnia with CCA Dakh (photo by A. Mantach)

Teatr-Pralnia with CCA Dakh (photo by A. Mantach)

Teatr-Pralnia with CCA Dakh from Kiev are at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage in Washington, DC on Tuesday at 6:00.

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Tuesday: JJ Grey w/ Danny Burns; Saturday: Ottmar Liebert & Luna Negra. 410-268-4545

Tyler Childers and Ona are at The 8×10 on Tuesday. Thursday it’s The 502s, The Pickin’ Coalition, and Fried Pickin’. Friday: Honey Island Swamp Band and Jonathan Sloane Trio. Saturday: People’s Blues of Richmond and Haint Blue. 410-625-2000

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Tuesday: Eilen Jewell w/ Hillfolk Noir; Thursday: Patrick Sweany w/ Ryan Culwell; Friday: Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen w/ The Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers; Saturday: Chopteeth Afrofunk Big Band. 443.283.1200

Jonny Lang with Zane Carney are at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in Annapolis on Wednesday. 410-280-5640

Missy Raines with Tony Furtado are at City Winery in Washington, DC on Wednesday. (202) 250-2531

Revisit Family of the Year, Typhoon and Danielia Cotton at the June WTMD First Thursday Festival on Thursday at 10pm. Maryland Public Television will broadcast highlights and WTMD will simulcast the audio.

Amy Speace

Amy Speace

Uptown Concerts presents Amy Speace at Baldwin’s Station in Sykesville on Thursday. 410-795-1041

Also Thursday, Kenny White is at BlackRock Center for the Arts in Germantown. 301.528.2260

Money Chicha from Austin and Tribu Baharú from Bogotá, Colombia with Leon City Sounds will be at Bossa Bistro in Washington on Thursday. 202-650-9351

Also Thursday, JP Harris is at Pearl Street Warehouse in Washington, DC.

Sofia Talvik brings Swedish Americana to the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road on Friday. Saturday is a Pop-up Worship Hour. (410) 637-3728

In another Friday show, Mike Agranoff will appear at the 333 Coffeehouse in the Annapolis Friends Meeting House. (443) 333-9613

There’s a Colombian music showcase featuring Kombilesa Mi and La Marvela at Tropicalia in Washington on Friday. (202) 629-4535

The Drunken Hearts are at Hill Country Live in Washington DC on Friday. 202-556-2050

WTMD’s 2nd annual free Towson Rock Block is Saturday from 4-9pm on Olympic Place right outside WTMD studios in Towson. Food and beverage vendors plus music by Sunflower Bean, Haerts, and Bird Streets.

The next show in the North by Northeast American Roots Music Series is Saturday is at a new location, Function Coworking Community in Lauraville, featuring Rumba Club.

Adam Trice of Red Sammy is at Waredaca Brewing in Gaithersburg on Saturday.

Experience the rained-out Artscape set on Sunday: ellen cherry’s RAIN CHECK with Eze Jackson and June Star is at the Creative Alliance. 410-276-1651

Joe Crookston

Joe Crookston

Also Sunday, Focus Music presents Joe Crookston at Congregation Tikvat Israel in Rockville. (301) 461-3600

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Sunday: Ottmar Liebert & Luna Negra. 703-549-7500

 

 

Orquesta el Macabeo

Orquesta el Macabeo

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. The Second Saturday Square and Contra Dance is at Church of the Nativity and Holy Comforter at 7:30pm. 888.646.BFMS

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents 10 String Symphony, a collaboration between fiddle player Christian Sedelmyer (The Jerry Douglas Band) and songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Rachel Baiman at Saint Mark Presbyterian Church in Rockville, MD on Monday. 301-754-3611

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Monday: Indigo Girls; Tuesday: Bonnie “Prince” Billy w/ The Other Years; Wednesday: Leo Kottke; Thursday: The Jayhawks w/ Harrow Fair; Friday & Saturday: The Whispers. 703-549-7500

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: Doyle Bramhall II w/ Mutlu; Wednesday & Thursday: Three Dog Night; Saturday afternoon: Elizabeth Cook w/ Caleb Caudle. 410-268-4545

On Wednesday, The California Honeydrops are at Baltimore Soundstage. (410) 244-0057

Jordan August Band with Trace Friends Mucho are at The 8×10 on Wednesday. Thursday is Gettin’ Weir’d and Jerry Tripsters. Friday Lil’ Smokies and Rock Creek Revival. 410-625-2000

On Wednesday, Jeffrey Foucault w/ Laurie Sargent are at The Hamilton in Washington DC. Eilen Jewell w/ Hillfolk Noir are there Thursday, Antibalas on Friday. 202-787-1000

Orquesta el Macabeo from Puerto Rico with the Zhou Family Band from the Anhui Province in China are at Tropicalia in Washington on Wednesday. Rio Mira (Ecuador/Peru) are there on Thursday. (202) 629-4535

Uptown Concerts presents Eastman String Band at Baldwin’s Station in Sykesville on Thursday. 410-795-1041

Satiric singer/songwriter Roy Zimmerman will be at First Unitarian Church in Baltimore on Thursday.

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Thursday: Jeffrey Foucault w/ Laurie Sargent; Saturday: Albert Cummings w/ Patty Reese. 443.283.1200

Orquesta el Macabeo is at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage in Washington, DC on Thursday at 6:00. Takht Al-Nagham led by Samer Ali with Lubana Al Quntar presents music from Syria to Egypt on Friday.

Madeleine Peyroux is at City Winery in Washington, DC on Thursday and Friday. (202) 250-2531

Callaghan will be at the Stoltz Listening Room at the Avalon Theatre in Easton MD. 410-822-7299

WTMD presents a CD release concert with Cathy Fink, Marcy Marxer, and Sam Gleaves on Friday at WTMD studios in Towson. ** POSTPONED **

Viva Puerto Rico! w/ Orquesta el Macabeo is at the Creative Alliance on Friday. 410-276-1651

Town Mountain is at Pearl Street Warehouse in Washington, DC on Friday. Josh Rouse and Grant-Lee Phillips are there on Saturday.

NYC flamenco duo Julia Patinella & Andreas Arnold with dancer La Magdalena will be at Bossa Bistro in Washington on Friday. 202-650-9351

The Motor House in Station North has a classical Indian tabla and raga workshop on Saturday at 3:00 and then an evening of world music with Naked Jungle, Confluence, and The Bele Bele Rhythm Collective. (410) 637-8301

Conor & the Wild Hunt with opener songwriter Michelle Murray will be at Edith May’s Paradise in Jessup on Saturday. 410-799-3755

Guitar Residency with Zane Forshee is Saturday and Sunday at the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road. (410) 637-3728

On Saturday, Los Lobos is at Gordon Center for Performing Arts in Owings Mills. 410.356.7469

Ken & Brad Kolodner Trio will be at the Rock Hall Fallfest in Rock Hall, MD on Saturday.

It’s The Neilds on Saturday and British singer/songwriter Bobby Long on Sunday at Jammin’ Java in Vienna VA. 703/255-1566

SONiA disappear fear and Shoshana Jedwab have a benefit concert on Sunday at Waldorf School of Baltimore.

Next Sunday afternoon, Rachel Baiman is at Hill Center in Washington DC.

Next Sunday at 5pm, the Roots Café Singer-Songwriter Series presents Patterson Barrett and Brian Langlinais with host Geoffrey Himes at An Die Musik Live. (410) 385-2638

Next Sunday is World Folk Music Association (WFMA) showcase featuring Siobhán O’Brien and Matt Holsen at Positano Ristorante Italiano in Bethesda. 301-608-2121

Michael Franti & Spearhead is at the Fillmore in Silver Spring on Sunday.