Archive for the ‘Concert calendar’ Category

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents “A Scandinavian Christmas” with Andrea Hoag, Loretta Kelley & Melissa Running & Charlie Pilzer at Saint Mark Presbyterian Church in Rockville, MD on Monday. 301-754-3611

Also Monday, Ben De La Cour and Kipyn Martin will be at 49 West in Annapolis. 410-626-9796

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

It’s Singer/Songwriter night at Waverly Brewing Company on Tuesday with Letitia Van Sant, Ben de la Cour, Brian Farrow, and John Bolten. 443-438-5765

At The 8×10 on Wednesday is Jordan August Band. Friday, Saturday and Sunday it’s “A Very Jerry Christmas” with Cris Jacobs & Friends. 410-625-2000

The Takoma Park Old Time Jam is Wednesday at Takoma Beverage Co. (240) 641-5323

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Wednesday: Everly Brothers Christmas Experience feat. The Zmed Brothers; Thursday: Natural Wonder: The Stevie Wonder Experience; Saturday afternoon: Danny Burns w/ Aine O’Doherty. 410-268-4545

A Very Mary (Prankster) Xmas on Thursday at WTMD is sold out but we’ll broadcast the first set live starting at 8:30pm on 89.7 FM and wtmd.org

The High & Wides‘ album release for Seven True Stories is at the Creative Alliance on Thursday. Saturday is “A Very Green Christmas” with Chelsey Green and The Green Project. 410-276-1651

Tarsha Fitzgerald presents “Motown Christmas” w/ The Signature Live Band at Keystone Korner Baltimore jazz club on Thursday. 410·946·6726

Carbon Leaf will be at the Birchmere in Alexandria VA on Thursday & Friday. 703-549-7500

Seamus Kennedy

Seamus Kennedy

On Friday, Uptown Concerts presents a family show Seamus Kennedy Christmas with Teelin Irish Dancers 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: Yellow Dubmarine w/ Loving Paupers; Saturday: Junkyard Saints. 443.283.1200

Helicon with Charm City Junction, Ken & Brad Kolodner Quartet, and Jonathan Srour

Helicon with Charm City Junction, Ken & Brad Kolodner Quartet, and Jonathan Srour

Helicon‘s 34th Winter Solstice Concerts w/ Charm City Junction, Ken & Brad Kolodner Quartet, and Jonathan Srour are Saturday at 3:30 and 7:30 at Goucher College in Towson. 410-746-8387

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 Evan Alexander Moore. 410-529-7176

OCEAN Celtic Quartet presents “Song of Solstice, A Celtic Christmas Celebration” on Saturday at Marshy Point Nature Center in Middle River. (410) 887-2817

A cappella group Six13 is at Gordon Center for Performing Arts in Owings Mills on Sunday afternoon. 410.356.7469

Focus Music presents Big Wide Grinat Island Pride Oasis in Gaithersburg, MD on Sunday. 703.380.3151

 

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

On Monday cellist Rushad Eggleston is at Black Cherry Puppet Theater next to Hollins Market in southwest Baltimore. 410-752-7272

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

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Monday: Mike Zito w/ Billy Price; Tuesday: Squirrel Nut Zippers; Wednesday: Bill Kirchen’s Honky Tonk Holiday; Thursday: Beginnings – a tribute to the music of Chicago; Friday evening & Saturday (two shows) & Sunday afternoon: Carbon Leaf; Sunday evening: Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes. 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

At The 8×10 on Wednesday is Jerry Tripsters and Friday it’s Susto and Indianola. 410-625-2000

The next Live Lunch in WTMD’s performance space in Towson is Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon from “American Idol” on Thursday. Come see the show live at noon or tune in to 89.7 WTMD.

Ken & Brad Kolodner provide music for the Stoop Storytelling Series at the Senator Theatre on Thursday. Storytellers are Mary Washington, Cliff Murphy, Michelle Becote-Jackson, Josh Kohn, Maura Kolakowski Taylor, and Arianne Rice.

On Thursday the Baltimore Honky-Tonk features Arty Hill & the Long-Gone Daddys at Waverly Brewing Company. And on Saturday at Waverly Brewing it’s Midway Fair’s 10th Anniversary Concert with Katie Bowers Band. 443-438-5765

John Gorka & Cheryl Wheeler

John Gorka & Cheryl Wheeler

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

“A Colonial Christmas” performed by the Endris chamber ensemble is Friday at the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road. (410) 637-3728

Music on the Square features The Honey Dewdrops on Friday at Church on the Square in Canton.

The Baltimore Free Farm has Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike w/ Ghost Sugar on Friday and on Saturday Harlan County Kings, Rodney Henry, and The Old Part of Town.

Cryin’ Fridays and The Cosmic Cowpokes will share the stage at Edith May’s Paradise in Jessup on Friday. 410-799-3755

The Chuck Brown Band will be at The Soundry in Columbia, MD on Friday. 443.283.1200

The High & Wides will be at the Garfield Center for the Arts in Chestertown, MD on Friday. (410) 810-2060

Another Friday show is Tyler Childers w/ Liz Cooper & the Stampede at The Anthem in Washington DC. 877.435.9849

WTMD’s Saturday Morning Tunes series continues on Saturday with Outcalls‘ “Frozen” stage show, funky versions of holiday classics by Mark Hopkins & The Pretty War, Santa Claus, a meet and greet with the princesses and more at Towson University’s West Village Commons Ballroom. Doors open at 9 a.m. and the music starts at 9:30 a.m. Tickets at SaturdayMorningTunes.com

Saturday noon to 4pm is Woodsy Winter Wonderland at Cylburn Arboretum. Ax throwing, squaredancing with Charm City Junction, food, local brews, and carriage rides.

Helicon presents their annual Winter Solstice concert in Washington DC for the first time at Dumbarton United Methodist Church on Saturday with guests Ken & Brad Kolodner Quartet, Charm City Junction, and step dancer Jonathan Srour. 202-965-2000

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Saturday: Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes; Sunday: Bill Kirchen w/ Junior Brown. 703-549-7500

The Roots Café Christmas Show features Karen Collins, Santa Claus, Chris Ousley from Bumper Jacksons, Geoffrey Himes & Willem Elsevier at An Die Musik Live on Sunday at 5pm. (410) 385-2638

 

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

“Irish Christmas in America” with fiddler Oisín Mac Diarmada and company is at the Creative Alliance on Wednesday. Friday it’s “A Tribute to Soul Music” by Navasha Daya and the Soul Protectors. 410-276-1651

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Wednesday: John Denver Christmas Show w. Chris Collins & Boulder Canyon; Saturday afternoon: Vienna Teng; Sunday: Heidi Newfield formerly of Trick Pony. 410-268-4545

At The 8×10 on Wednesday is Stewbone. 410-625-2000

The Hedge Band

The Hedge Band

Uptown Concerts presents “An Irish Christmas” with The Hedge Band (Laura Byrne, Pat Egan, Donna Long & Billy McComiskey) at Baldwin’s Station in Sykesville on Thursday. 410-795-1041

There’s a free Live Lunch concert with The Griswolds at the WTMD performance space in Towson. Doors open at 11:30 and the music starts at noon and will be broadcast live.

The First Friday Show is Friday at the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road. (410) 637-3728

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Thursday & Friday: Judy Collins feat. Jonas Fjeld and Chatham County Line. 703-549-7500

Walt Michael & Co. with Evan Stover are at Govans Presbyterian Church on York Road on Friday. On Saturday, Walt Michael & Co. will be at Carroll Arts Center in Westminster. 410-857-2771

Susquehanna Folk Music Society presents string band Twisted Pine from the Northwest on Friday at Unitarian Universalist Congregation of York in York, PA. 717-745-6577

The monthly Folkal Point concert series is Saturday at An Die Musik Live! with Mary Battiata and Mike Barth. 410-385-2638

The next Baltimore Squaredance is at Mobtown Ballroom in Pigtown on Saturday with music by Spence & Lewis String Band. (443) 699-3040

Darla Jean and the Somethin’ or Others are part of the Night of 100 Elvises at the Lord Baltimore Hotel on Saturday.

Dirk Hamilton

Dirk Hamilton

Dirk Hamilton with Georgie Jessup opening will be at Edith May’s Paradise in Jessup on Saturday. 410-799-3755

Also Saturday, the Del McCoury Band is at Gordon Center for Performing Arts in Owings Mills. 410.356.7469

Vienna Teng is at The Hamilton in Washington DC on Sunday. 202-787-1000

Tuesday is WTMD’s 5th annual Pet Food Drive. Two pounds of food will be donated to local shelters and rescues when you contribute to WTMD. 410-704-8970 or wtmd.org/donate

 

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

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

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Tuesday: Tinsley Ellis and Tommy Castro & The Painkillers; Friday: Motown & More: A Holiday Celebration; Saturday: Christmas With the Celts; Sunday: Diamond Rio. 410-268-4545

At The 8×10 on Wednesday is The Chris Diller Band, Jon Zorn Band, Mitch Treger & the Accomplices, and Chris Wilcox acoustic set. Phriday it’s Phoam, and Saturday is The Bob Band (Bob Dylan tribute) and Danger Bird (Neil Young tribute). 410-625-2000

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Wednesday: Jonathan Sloane Trio’s Jimi Hendrix Birthday Tribute; Friday: The Dirty Grass Players w/ The Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers. 443.283.1200

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Friday: The Seldom Scene and Dry Branch Fire Squad; Saturday: Mary Prankster; Sunday: Tanya Tucker. 703-549-7500

Ken & Brad Kolodner Quartet

Ken & Brad Kolodner Quartet

On Saturday, The Ken & Brad Kolodner Quartet and Charm City Junction are at Gordon Center for Performing Arts in Owings Mills. 410.356.7469

Another Saturday show is Keller Williams & the Keels w/ Lindsay Lou at The Hamilton in Washington DC. 202-787-1000

 

On Monday, Annette Wasilik and James Dalton will be at 49 West in Annapolis, hosted by Eric Scott. 410-626-9796

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

Angie McMahon will be at The Anthem in Washington DC on Monday. 877.435.9849

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: Eric Gales w/Bad Influence; Saturday: Suzy Bogguss. 410-268-4545

Sierra Hull

Sierra Hull

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Tuesday: Portuguese fado by Carminho; Wednesday: Sierra Hull and Noam Pikelny & Stuart Duncan; Thursaday: Gaelic Storm; Sunday: Herman’s Hermits feat. Peter Noone. 703-549-7500

The Takoma Park Old Time Jam is Wednesday at Takoma Beverage Co. (240) 641-5323

Also Wednesday, Rising Appalachia w/ Raye Zaragoza are at The Hamilton in Washington DC. 202-787-1000

Bluegrass night at The 8×10 on Thursday features Wicked Sycamore, Geraldine, and Busted Boots. Saturday is an evening with Better Off Dead. 410-625-2000

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Thursday: Pressing Strings w/ Tornado Rose; Saturday: Deanna Bogart w/ Rachel Ann Morgan. 443.283.1200

On Friday, Uptown Concerts presents Al Petteway & Amy White celebrating 25 years together with guitarist Yasmin Williams opening at Cellar Stage Timonium. The Cellar Stage Timonium is located in Timonium United Methodist Church on Pot Spring Road. 410-521-9099

The Old Part of Town are at the Music Café in Damascus, MD on Friday.

A Brazilian and Balkan dance party is Friday at the Creative Alliance featuring West Philly Orchestra and Pablo’s Baile Band. Saturday is an album release party with Caleb Stine & the Revelations with special guests. 410-276-1651

Saturday at 2pm there’s a Balfolk music session featuring traditional and contemporary folk dance tunes from France and Brittany at the Four Hour Day Lutherie on Harford Road. (410) 637-3728

The Baltimore Songwriter’s Association Holiday Showcase is at Edith May’s Paradise in Jessup on Saturday. 410-799-3755

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents Al Petteway & Amy White at Saint Mark Presbyterian Church in Rockville, MD on Saturday. 301-754-3611

Susquehanna Folk Music Society presents Peter Mulvey on Saturday at Fort Hunter Centennial Barn in Harrisburg, PA. 717-745-6577

Meghan Cary

Meghan Cary

Sunday, Focus Music presents Meghan Cary at Congregation Tikvat Israel in Rockville. (301) 461-3600

 

At the Creative Alliance on Monday is jazz Manouche with The Daisy Castro Quartet. On Thursday Baltimore covers the late great David Johnston with performances by Anne Watts, Bob Keal, Caleb Stine, Yes Selma, Dave Heumann, Janel Leppin, Mole Suit Choir, Micah E. Wood, Nate Yielding, Suzie Doogan & Emily Salinas, Walker Teret, Wheatie Mattiasich & Stephen Santillan, and more. The trio Genticorum brings French-Canadian music from Québec on Friday and it’s the Nakatani Gong Orchestra on Saturday. 410-276-1651

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. Tuesday is the BFMS Second Tuesday Song Swap at Church of the Nativity and Holy Comforter. 888.646.BFMS

Nico Sarbanes is at Keystone Korner Baltimore jazz club on Monday. Thursday it’s a celebration of Benny Goodman & Artie Shaw by Seth Kibel & Friends (two shows). 410·946·6726

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents Genticorum at Saint Mark Presbyterian Church in Rockville, MD on Monday. 301-754-3611

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

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Tuesday: Sonny Landreth and Cindy Cashdollar; Wednesday: John Hiatt acoustic; Thursday: Eddie From Ohio; Sunday: 2 shows with Herman’s Hermits feat. Peter Noone. 410-268-4545

Yonder Mountain String Band is at The 8×10 on Wednesday. It’s reggae on Friday with Shamans of Sound, Vana Liya, and The Vibesmen. 410-625-2000

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Wednesday: The Gibson Brothers and Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley; Thursday: The Flatlanders. 703-549-7500

Mark Hopkins & the Pretty War’s record release show is Thursday at WTMD’s performance space in Towson. Tickets & info at wtmd.org.

Heather Aubrey Lloyd

Heather Aubrey Lloyd

Uptown Concerts presents Heather Aubrey Lloyd and Kipyn Martin at Baldwin’s Station in Sykesville on Thursday. 410-795-1041

The Charm City Bluegrass Fall Throwdown is Thursday 4:30-11pm at Union Craft Brewing. Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, The Gibson Brothers, Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley, Front Country, and Man About a Horse.

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Thursday: Allison Moorer; Friday: Albert Cummings w/ Bobby Thompson Trio; Saturday (SOLD OUT) & Sunday: Vanessa Collier w/ Jeff Fetterman Band. 443.283.1200

Jake LaBotz is at Pearl Street Warehouse in Washington, DC on Thursday. 202.380.9620

On Friday, Billy Kemp will appear at the 333 Coffeehouse in the Annapolis Friends Meeting House. (443) 333-9613

Another Friday show is Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen w/ Man About a Horse at The Hamilton in Washington DC. Yonder Mountain String Band is there on Saturday. 202-787-1000

Allison Moorer is at Jammin’ Java in Vienna VA on Friday. 703/255-1566

WTMD’s Saturday Morning Tunes series continues this Saturday with a Beatles Family Festival with Yellow Dubmarine at Carver Center for Arts & Technology in Towson. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. and the music starts at 10:00 a.m. Tickets at SaturdayMorningTunes.com

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

Also Saturday, Pergola has an album release show with Amadou Kouyate 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

The Musty Cupboards will be at Edith May’s Paradise in Jessup on Saturday. 410-799-3755

Claude Bourbon

Claude Bourbon

Guitarist Claude Bourbon brings many traditions to the One World Coffeehouse at Owen Brown Interfaith Center in Columbia on Saturday. (410) 381-0097/

Azalea City Recordings CD Sampler Release Concert is Sunday at El Golfo Restaurant in Silver Spring featuring Ruthie & the Wranglers, Patty Reese, Little Red & the Renegades, Seth Kibel & Flo Anito, Craig Cummings, Annette Wasilik, Jesse Palidofsky, Bill Starks, and Karen Collins & the Backroads Band. (301) 608-2121

Also Sunday, the Small Glories from Winnipeg, Canada are at AMP by Strathmore in North Bethesda, MD 301.581.5100

Susquehanna Folk Music Society presents Hubby Jenkins, formerly of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, on Sunday at Fort Hunter Centennial Barn in Harrisburg, PA. 717-745-6577

And a programming note…

Beatles Vinyl Day is Thursday on WTMD – Starting at 6 a.m., we’ll play the entire Beatles catalog in chronological order from the turntable. And one lucky listener will win the complete vinyl box set and a turntable. Contribute now and you’ll be automatically entered.

 

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: Los Straitjackets; Sunday: The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band w/ Dom Flemons and JD Wilkes. 410-268-4545

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

Tuesday at the Warner Theatre in Washington DC it’s The Lantern Tour II – Concerts For Migrant And Refugee Families – featuring Emmylou Harris, Jackson Browne, Steve Earle, Patty Griffin, the Mastersons, Thao Nguyen, and David Pulkingham. 202.783.4000

On Thursday the Baltimore Honky-Tonk & Two-Stepping with The Bottom Rung will be at Waverly Brewing Company. 443-438-5765

SONiA disappear fear

SONiA disappear fear

Also Thursday, SONiA disappear fear with full band is at Gordon Center for Performing Arts in Owings Mills. 410.356.7469

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Friday: LA Young & The Unusual Suspects; Saturday afternoon: Trout Fishing in America; Saturday evening: The 19th Street Band; Sunday: The End of America and Oshima Brothers. 443.283.1200

At the Creative Alliance on Friday is progressive Western swing with The Quebe Sisters. Saturday at 8pm is Chouk Bwa Libète from Haiti plus a Haitian lounge party and Haitian drumming demo at 6pm in the Marquee Lounge. 410-276-1651

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

The Mighty Pint

Saturday noon to 4pm is WTMD’s 5th Annual The Mighty Pint Homebrew Competition. Enjoy unlimited tastings from over 30 area home-brewers, a commemorative glass and live music performances by Alexander Peters and the Roosters and Cara Kelly & The Tell Tale. Tickets & info at WTMD.org.

The next show in the North by Northeast American Roots Music Series is Saturday at Function Coworking Community in Lauraville, featuring Grateful Dead night with music by Mystery Dawg.

Four Shillings Short will be at One Circle Center for Spirituality and the Arts in Silver Spring, MD on Saturday (301) 949-8984 and the Old Brogue Irish Pub in Great Falls VA on Sunday. 703-759-3309

Next Sunday at 5pm, the Roots Café Singer-Songwriter Series presents “A Tribute to Ken Burns & the History of Country Music” with Mark Brine, Doug Stevenson, Geoffrey Himes & Willem Elsevier at An Die Musik Live. (410) 385-2638

 

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents Zoe Mulford w/ Aaron Jonah Lewis 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. Saturday at 3pm it’s a “Gentle” English Country Dance selected to be gentle on the knees, hips, feet, and backs of the dancers at Church of the Nativity. 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

Robin Bullock plays Bach at An Die Musik Live! on Friday. 410-385-2638

John McCutcheon is at The Church of the Redeemer on Friday. 410-857-2771

Darla Jean & the Somethin' or Others

Darla Jean and the Somethin’ or Others

Darla Jean and the Somethin’ or Others is at The Cabaret at Germano’s in Little Italy on Friday. 410.752.4515 http://germanospiattini.com/events

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Friday: Delbert McClinton; Sunday: Oleta Adams. 703-549-7500

Another Friday show is ReBirth Brass Band at The Hamilton in Washington DC. 202-787-1000

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Friday: Town Mountain and Jon Stickley Trio; Saturday: Toronzo Cannon and The Chicago Way w/ Bad Influence Band; Sunday: Jason Hawk Harris. 443.283.1200

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WTMD’s Saturday Morning Tunes series visits Maryland Hall in Annapolis on Saturday with a Grateful Dead tribute for kids by Ed Hough’s Dead Collective, featuring Ed Hough, Cris Jacobs, Mookie Siegel, David Markowitz and Tim Pruitt. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. and the music starts at 10:00 a.m. Tickets at SaturdayMorningTunes.com

Saturday from 11am to 3pm in Patterson Park is Dia De Los Muertos Family Day w/ Artesanas Mexicanas and music by Mariachi Garibaldi. Saturday night at the Creative Alliance is Flamin’ Groovies w/ The Stents. 410-276-1651

The monthly Folkal Point concert series is Saturday at An Die Musik Live! with The Blue Rhythm Boys. 410-385-2638

On Saturday, Joan Osborne is at Gordon Center for Performing Arts in Owings Mills. 410.356.7469

Also Saturday, The Infamous Stringdusters w/ Kitchen Dwellers are at Baltimore Soundstage. (410) 244-0057

Jordan Tice is at Carroll Arts Center in Westminster on Saturday. 410-857-2771

The Pam Ortiz Band will be at the Garfield Center for the Arts at the Prince Theatre in Chestertown, MD on Saturday. (410) 810-2060

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Saturday: Oleta Adams; Sunday afternoon: Joseph Arthur w/ Jessie Marie; Sunday evening: Paul Thorn. 410-268-4545

David Roth will be at the World Folk Music Association (WFMA) showcase at The Arts Barn in Gaithersburg, MD on Sunday. 866-412-5943

Also Sunday, Four Shillings Short will be at New Deal Cafe in Greenbelt MD. (301) 474-5642

Stephen Page Trio w/ Dean Friedman are at City Winery in Washington, DC on Sunday. (202) 250-2531

Robin Bullock and Sue Richards will be at the Old Brogue Irish Pub in Great Falls VA on Sunday. 703-759-3309

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas at Saint Mark Presbyterian Church in Rockville, MD on Monday and Hanneke Cassel on Saturday. 301-754-3611

Also Monday, Zamrock band W.I.T.C.H (“We Intend To Cause Havoc”) from Zambia is at Union Stage in Washington, DC. 877.987.6487

Eric Scott Trio will be at 49 West in Annapolis on Monday. 410-626-9796

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 Bros. Landreth w/ Brother’s Keeper; Wednesday: Jesse Cook; Thursday: The Doo Wop Project; Saturday: afternoon and evening shows by Jay & the Americans. 410-268-4545

David Wax Museum

David Wax Museum

At the Creative Alliance – Wednesday: David Wax Museum album release show; Saturday: 20th Great Halloween Lantern Parade & Festival in Patterson Park. 410-276-1651

Seth Kibel & the Kleztet are at Keystone Korner Baltimore jazz club on Wednesday. 410·946·6726

Another Wednesday show is The Brothers Landreth at The Hamilton in Washington DC. 202-787-1000

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Wednesday: The Sam Bush Band w/ The Travelin’ McCourys; Thursday: Justin Hayward w/ Mike Dawes; Sunday: Bruce Cockburn. 703-549-7500

Wednesday, J.P. Harris will be at Gypsy Sally’s in Washington DC. 202-333-7700

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Friday: Wylder CD release show w/ Marielle Kraft; Saturday: Billy Price Charm City Rhythm Band. 443.283.1200

WTMD’s Saturday Morning Tunes series continues this Saturday with the album release show for “Play Mode,” the new record from the Baltimore vocal percussion duo Baby Beats. Doors open at 9 a.m. and the music starts at 9:30 a.m. and will be broadcast live on 89.7 WTMD. Tickets at SaturdayMorningTunes.com

Big Howdy will be at Edith May’s Paradise in Jessup on Saturday. 410-799-3755

On Saturday, The Average White Band is at Gordon Center for Performing Arts in Owings Mills. 410.356.7469

The 18th Annual Federal Hill Jazz & Blues Festival is Sunday at S. Charles & Cross Streets from noon to 7pm. Music includes Jazz is Phish, Kelly Bell Band, and The Nighthawks.

Sunday at 4pm Tina Chancey and Andrew Simpson provide live music for two silent films: John Barrymore’s 1920 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Stan Laurel’s 1925 spoof Dr. Pyckle and Mr. Pride at Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse in Arlington, VA. 703-486-2345

Gathering Time

Gathering Time

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

The Milk Carton Kids are at the Mansion on O Street in Washington, DC on Sunday. 202.496.2020

 

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. Saturday is the Autumn Assembly English Ball at at the Church of the Redeemer on N. Charles St. 888.646.BFMS

At the Creative Alliance – Monday: throat-singing masters Huun Huur Tu from Tuva; 410-276-1651

Iberi

Iberi

The Institute of Musical Traditions presents music from the nation of Georgia by the group Iberi at Saint Mark Presbyterian Church in Rockville, MD on Monday. 301-754-3611

Belen Escobedo and Panfilo’s Güera bring fiddle tunes from the South Texas Tejano tradition to Rhizome in DC on Monday.

At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Monday: Steven Page Trio (formerly of Barenaked Ladies) w/ Dean Friedman; Tuesday & Wednesday: JJ Grey; Thursday: Lee Ann Womack acoustic w/ Morgan Wade and The Stepbrothers; Saturday afternoon & evening: Leonid & Friends from Russia performing the music of Chicago, Blood Sweat & Tears, and more; Sunday afternoon & evening: The Orchestra starring former members of Electric Light Orchestra. 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

The Takoma Park Old Time Jam is Wednesday at Takoma Beverage Co. (240) 641-5323

Ray Lamontagne is at the Music Center at Strathmore in North Bethesda on Tuesday. Sergio Mendes & Bebel Gilberto are there on Wednesday. 301-581-5100

Bombino

Bombino

At the Birchmere in Alexandria VA – Wednesday: Vieux Farka Touré and Bombino; Friday: Lee Ann Womack w/ Morgan Wade; Sunday: Dar Williams w/ Susan Werner. 703-549-7500

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

The Old Part of Town, Conor & the Wild Hunt, and Toolshed are at The 8×10 on Thursday. 410-625-2000

Also Thursday, The Joey Harkum Band is at Hill Country Live in Washington DC. 202-556-2050

The Hot Club of Baltimore are at An Die Musik Live! on Friday. 410-385-2638

Another Friday show is Leonid & Friends at The Hamilton in Washington DC. 202-787-1000

At The Soundry in Columbia, MD – Friday: Vintage #18; Saturday: The Ron Holloway Band; Sunday: Elizabeth Cook and Will Hoge. 443.283.1200

On Saturday, the street in front of WTMD will be closed down for the 3rd Annual WTMD Towson Rock Block, an afternoon of family friendly music, food, art vendors, beer and fun. This free music festival features live performances from D.C. rockers Ex Hex, rising indie rock stars Jealous of the Birds and Baltimore alt rockers Post Pink.

Darla Jean and the Somethin’ or Others will be at the Fells Point Farmers Market on Saturday from 9am to noon.

The First Annual Oktoberfest at Jennings Cafe in Catonsville on Saturday features Tony Don’t Play That, Stone Dust Riders, Dawgone, and more. 410-744-3824

Ama Chandra is at the One World Coffeehouse at Owen Brown Interfaith Center in Columbia on Saturday. (410) 381-0097