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The WMBR Roots Report
(Americana, Blues, Cajun, Folk & Zydeco)

  • Friday, May 25:
    • Tom Hagerty Acoustic Band (6pm) - Sally O's
    • Western Centuries, & Gun Hill Royals (7pm) - Burren
    • Passim campfire (highlights) w/ Homestead Collective (7:30pm), Jim Infantino (9:45pm), Dave Richardson, Tom Burris, Ken Griffin, & David Tanklefsky (10:30pm) - Club Passim, (music starts at 6pm)
    • Angela Perley and the Howlin' Moons (7:30pm) - City Winery, (Haymarket Lounge)
    • Laura Veirs, & the Hackles (8pm) - Middle East Upstairs
    • Rodney Crowell Trio (8pm) - City Winery
    • Club d'Elf, David Tronzo, & Mat Maneri (10pm) - The Lizard Lounge
    • the Blue Ribbons, & the Low Cards (10pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Muddy Ruckus (10pm) - Toad
    • Naturally 7 (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)
    • Justin Townes Earle (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)
    • Les Sampou and the Dirty Martinis Jazz Band (9pm) - Tosca Wine Bar (Hingham, MA)

  • Saturday, May 26:
    • Chuck Keenan co-hosts the Lost Highway (9-10am) - WMBR
    • Passim campfire (highlights) w/ Aubrey Haddard (2:15pm), Lindsay Straw and Jordan Santiago (3pm), the Royer Family Band (5:15pm), Hawthorn (6pm), Reverend Freakchild (6:45pm), the Old North (7:30pm), Belle of the Fall (9:45pm), & My Mother's Moustache (11:15pm) - Club Passim, (music starts at noon)
    • Frank Drake's bluegrass jam (2pm), & the Bagboys (5pm) - Burren
    • Josh Lederman and the Cambridge-Somerville All-Stars (4pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Swampbirds, & Kate Mick (4pm) - Atwood's
    • Dirty Bird, Gentle Temper, & Toledo (7pm) - Burren
    • Anthony Geraci and the Hypnotics with Dennis Brennan, Willie J. Laws, Michael Mudcat Ward, & Osi Brathwaite (7:30pm) - City Winery, (Haymarket Lounge)
    • OldJack (9:15pm) - The Lizard Lounge
    • Lillie Mae, & Hazel and Eric Royer (10pm) - Atwood's
    • Raul Malo (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)
    • Jesse Colin Young (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)

  • Sunday, May 27:
    • Passim campfire (highlights) w/ Molly Pinto Madigan, Jesse Glendon Tillers, Allie Chipkin, Rachel Marie (4:30pm), Tom Smith, Lisa Bastoni, Bob Bradshaw, Tenzin Chopak (6:45pm), Alice Howe (8:15pm), the Social No.11 (9:45pm), Mike Thomas Kerr, Rob Flax, Aurora Birch, & Zak Trojano (10:30pm) - Club Passim, (music starts at noon)
    • The Bean Picker's Union (4pm) - Atwood's
    • Roy Sludge Trio (6pm) - Sally O's
    • Americana Sundays with Chris Hersch and the Moonraiders, & Jason Anick (7pm) - Thunder Road
    • Gun Hill Royals, & KC Harris (10pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Ali McGuirk (10pm) - Atwood's

  • Monday, May 28:
    • Passim campfire (highlights) w/ The Promise Is Hope (1:30pm), Craig Sonnefeld, Kirsten Manville, Luke Concannon, Jim Trick (3pm), Gretchen and the Pickpockets (5:15pm), Kalliope Jones (6pm), Isa Burke (8:15pm), Lloyd Thayer, Conor Hennessy, Taylor Holland, Rachel Sumner (9pm), & Dietrich Struase (10:30pm) - Club Passim, (music starts at noon)
    • David Johnston (7:30pm), & the White Owls (9pm) - Toad
    • Monday Night Bluegrass feat. Sean Staples, Eric Royer, & Dave Westner and Tim Kelly (8:30pm) - Atwood's
    • Marylou Ferrante (9:30pm) - The Cantab Lounge, which begins at 8pm)
    • Matthew Stubbs and the Antiguas (10pm) - The Sinclair, (no cover)

  • Tuesday, May 29:
    • Tom Hagerty (5pm), & Jonny Trama and the B3 Kings (10pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Ward Hayden (7:30pm), & the Blue Ribbons (10pm) - Toad
    • Rory Block, & Cindy Cashdollar (8pm) - City Winery
    • Oliver the Crow, Caroline Cotter (cd release, & 8pm) - Club Passim
    • Ricky Mier and the Ricktones, & Kathleen Parks (8:30pm) - The Cantab Lounge
    • the Giant Kings (9:15pm) - The Lizard Lounge

  • Wednesday, May 30:
    • Fandango (7pm) - Toad
    • Back West (7:30pm) - Burren
    • Miss Tess and the Talkbacks (8pm) - Club Passim
    • the Dennis Brennan Band, & Josh Knowles (9:30pm) - The Lizard Lounge
    • the Horse-Eyed Men, & So Sol (10pm) - Atwood's

  • Thursday, May 31:
    • Nate Taylor, Izzy Heltai, & Gillian Grogan (7pm) - Burren
    • Melvern Taylor and his Fabulous Meltones (7:30pm), & Baker Thomas Band (10pm) - Toad
    • Rosin (8pm) - Club Passim
    • Ryan Fitzsimmons and the Loaners (10pm) - Atwood's
    • Ana Egge (8pm) - Charles River Museum of Industry (Waltham, MA)
    • Jon Cleary (7:30pm) - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)

  • Friday, June 1:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Rachel Sumner (noon-2pm) - Harvard Science Center Plaza
    • 8th annual Lexington Battle Green BBq Festival w/ the Rationales, & the Roadworn Ramblers (4-7pm) - Lexington Town Green
    • Busted Jug Band (6pm) - Sally O's
    • C Joynes, & Lloyd Thayer (8pm) - Arts at the Armory Cafe
    • Devotion, Glory Junkies, Cruel Miracle, Christina Alexander, Bigfoot (second annual Alternatives to Violence Project fundraiser, & 9pm) - Sally O's
    • Arlen Roth, & Jed Parish and Jimmy Ward (7pm) - Burren
    • Michael Rault, & Corin Ashley (7pm) - Once
    • the Hanneke Cassel Trio (8pm) - Club Passim
    • Kemp Harris (8pm) - Beat Brasserie
    • the Old North, & the Motivated Sequence (10pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Tim Gearan Band (10pm) - Atwood's

  • Saturday, June 2:
    • Sam Dechenne (Cocek Brass Band, & Klezwoods) in studio on the Lost Highway (9:30am) - WMBR
    • Cambridge River Festival with (Passim stage) Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards (noon), Kalliope Jones (1pm), Sean Staples and friends (2pm), Alastair Moock (3pm), the Novel Ideas (4pm), & the Blue Ribbons (5pm) - Charles River (Cambridge Parkway between Edwin H Land Boulevardd and the Lechmere Canal, East Cambridge, MA)
    • 8th annual Lexington Battle Green BBq Festival w/ the Roy Sludge Trio, the Rationales, the Ftones, & more (11am-7pm) - Lexington Town Green
    • Frank Drake's bluegrass jam (2pm), & the Bagboys (5pm) - Burren
    • Johnnie Mac and the Local Forecast (4pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Crooked Horse (4pm) - Atwood's
    • Mark Erelli, Isa Burke (5, & 8pm) - Club Passim
    • Stan Martin Band (6pm) - Sally O's
    • Rik Emmett (Triumph) and Dave Dunlop (acoustic duo, & 7pm) - City Winery
    • Songwriter Sessions with Terry Kitchen, Beth DeSombre, Kirsten Manville, & Sam Bayer (7:30pm) - Arts at the Armory Cafe
    • 11th annual Blues tribute to Mai Cramer w/ Luther Guitar Junior Johnson, Michelle Evil Gal Wilson, Anthony Geraci and the HipNotics featuring Dennis Brennan and Willie J. Laws, Racky Thomas, & more (7:30pm) - Regent Theater, (charity concert)
    • Greyhounds (10pm) - Atwood's
    • Preservation Hall Jazz Band (6pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)
    • the Taj Mahal Trio, & the Jamie MacLean Band (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)
    • Jon Cleary (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)
    • Town Meeting, Roy Bookbinder (Ballroom, & 8pm) - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)

  • Sunday, June 3:
    • live music brunch w/ Mariel Vandersteel, & Stash Wyslouch (10am-2pm) - Club Passim
    • 8th annual Lexington Battle Green Bbq Festival w/ the Tim Gartland Band w/ Tom West, & the Wheelhouse Rodeo (noon-4pm) - Lexington Town Green
    • Sarah Levecque (4pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Soggy Po' Boys (4pm) - Atwood's
    • Claudia Schmidt, & Sally Rogers (7pm) - Club Passim
    • Americana Sundays with the Greg Klyma Trio (7pm) - Thunder Road
    • the Dr. Sick Sextette (7:30pm) - Burren
    • Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite (8pm SOLD OUT) - The Sinclair
    • the Tim Gartland Band w/ Tom West (6pm) - Grog (Newburyport, MA)

  • Monday, June 4:
    • David Johnston (7:30pm), & the White Owls (10pm) - Toad
    • Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite (8pm SOLD OUT) - The Sinclair
    • Tony Savarino and the Savtones, & the Melted Chapstix (8pm) - Once
    • Booker T. Jones (8pm) - City Winery
    • the Oshima Brothers, & Nano Raies (8pm) - Club Passim
    • Kelly Willis (9:15pm) - Atwood's
    • Matthew Stubbs and the Antiguas (10pm) - The Sinclair, (no cover)

  • Tuesday, June 5:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Sadie Gustafson-Zook (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)
    • Tom Hagerty (5pm), & Jonny Trama and the B3 Kings (10pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Culomba (8pm) - Club Passim
    • Dave Hause, & Northcote (8pm) - City Winery
    • Noble Dust, & Young Frontier (10pm) - Atwood's
    • the Tim Gartland Band w/ Tom West (8pm) - Chianti's (Beverly, MA)

  • Wednesday, June 6:
    • Big Bad Voodoo Daddy (7pm) - City Winery
    • Fandango (7pm) - Toad
    • Tracy Bonham, & Blake Morgan (8pm) - Club Passim
    • the Dennis Brennan Band (9:30pm) - The Lizard Lounge
    • Los Lonely Boys (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)

  • Thursday, June 7:
    • Zoe Keating (7, & 10pm) - City Winery
    • BYO Bluegrass with Dave Rizzuti (7:30pm) - Sally O's
    • Ry Cooder (8pm) - Wilbur
    • Pamela Means, & Thank God For Science (8pm) - Club Passim
    • Sam Evian, & Buck Meek (9pm) - Great Scott
    • Baker Thomas Band (10pm) - Toad
    • Stains of a Sunflower (10pm) - Atwood's
    • the Rad Trads (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)
    • Bettye LaVette (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)
    • the Tim Gartland Band w/ Tom West (8:30pm) - Rhumbline (Gloucester, MA)

  • Friday, June 8:
    • David Johnston Band (6pm) - Sally O's
    • Aztec Two-Step (8pm) - City Winery
    • Hayley Sabella (album release), & Her Crooked Heart (8pm) - Club Passim
    • Horse Feathers, & Twain (9pm) - The Sinclair
    • Bow Thayer (10pm) - Atwood's
    • John Sebastian (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)
    • Liz Frame and the Kickers (cd release party) - Newburyport Brewing Company (Newburyport, MA)

  • Saturday, June 9:
    • Frank Drake's bluegrass jam (2pm), & the Bagboys (5pm) - Burren
    • Josh Lederman and the Cambridge-Somerville All-Stars (4pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Greg Klyma (4pm) - Atwood's
    • Mary Gauthier (5, & 8pm) - Club Passim
    • Stan Martin Band (6pm) - Sally O's
    • Bonnie Prince Billy (8pm) - Wilbur
    • BoDeans, & Trapper Shoepp (9pm) - City Winery
    • Pinto Loco, All right Allready, Squires of Soul, Melvern Taylor, Roomates, & Damon and Sullivan (9:30pm) - Sally O's
    • Hybrasil, & Tyler-James Kelly (10pm) - Atwood's
    • Ronan Tynan (5pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)
    • Los Lonely Boys (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)
    • Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)
    • Steve Forbert (8pm) - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)

  • Sunday, June 10:
    • live music brunch w/ the Late Risers (10am-2pm) - Club Passim
    • Sweet Wednesday (4pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Jittery Jack and Miss Amy Griffin with Johnny Sciascia (4pm) - Atwood's
    • the Promise Is Hope (album release), & Hailey Magee (7pm) - Club Passim
    • Americana Sundays with the Greg Klyma Trio (7pm) - Thunder Road
    • Dave Alvin and Jimmy Dale Gilmore (8pm) - City Winery
    • Sam Lewis, & Adam Chaffins (10pm) - Atwood's
    • Larry Campbell and Teresa Russell (7:30pm) - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)

  • Monday, June 11:
    • Dharmasoul (Jonah Tolchin, KevinClifford, & 8pm) - BBC Acoustic Lounge (Plymouth, MA)
    • Matthew Stubbs and the Antiguas (10pm) - The Sinclair, (no cover)
    • Gordon Lightfoot (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Tuesday, June 12:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Ry Cavanaugh (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)
    • the LSD tour with Lucinda Williams, Steve Earle, & Dwight Yoakam (6:30pm) - Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
    • Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks (8pm SOLD OUT) - The Sinclair
    • American Aquarium (8pm) - City Winery
    • Gordon Lightfoot (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Wednesday, June 13:
    • Dave Barnes (8pm) - City Winery
    • Reckless Kelly (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)

  • Thursday, June 14:
    • Goodnight Moonshine (cd release, & 8pm) - Club Passim
    • Haux, Henry Jamison, & Rosie Carney (8:30pm) - Middle East Upstairs

  • Friday, June 15:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Jenny Herzog (noon-2pm) - Harvard Science Center Plaza
    • Paul Simon (8pm) - TD Garden
    • John Prine, & Peter Wolf (8pm) - Wang Center
    • Lauren Balthrop (8pm) - Club Passim
    • Bourbon Street Bash and Casino night (annual fundraiser) w/ Sugar Ray and the Bluetones, & Midnight Taxi Blues (5-10pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA, benefit for work with children with autism)
    • Anders Osborne (solo), & Jay Psaros (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)
    • River Whyless (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)

  • Saturday, June 16:
    • Eben Colby rides shotgun on the Lost Highway (with the return of the Weather Kids, & 9-10am) - WMBR
    • Okkervil River, & Star Rover (7pm) - Royale
    • Tarbox Ramblers (7pm) - Oberon
    • River Whyless (9pm) - Great Scott
    • the Mavericks (2pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)
    • The Man Who Laughs (silent film, 1928, restored) accompanied by the Berklee Silent Film Orchestra (with a new score, & 8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Sunday, June 17:
    • live music brunch w/ Hunter Burgamy (10am-2pm) - Club Passim
    • Americana Sundays with the Greg Klyma Trio (7pm) - Thunder Road
    • Matthew Sweet (9pm) - Brighton Music Hall

  • Monday, June 18:

  • Tuesday, June 19:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Molly Pinto Madigan (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)
    • Jesse Dayton, & Dan Blakeslee (7pm) - Once
    • Parker Millsap, & Jillette Johnson (9pm) - The Sinclair

  • Wednesday, June 20:
    • Ike Reilly (10pm) - Atwood's

  • Thursday, June 21:
    • Passim, & Berklee outdoor summer series w/ Fabiola Mari Mendez (5:30pm) - Palmer Street, (outside Passim)
    • Ike Reilly (10pm) - Atwood's
    • Les Sampou and Ed Grenga - Wilmington Public Library (Wilmington, MA)

  • Friday, June 22:
    • Planes on Paper, The Sea The Sea, Josiah Johnson (the Head and the Heart, 6, & 9pm) - Club Passim
    • Sarah Borges and the Broken Singles (10pm) - Atwood's
    • Happy and JP (of Cabinet, & 7:30pm) - City Winery, (Haymarket Lounge)
    • Montgomery Gentry (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)
    • Junior Brown (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)

  • Saturday, June 23:
    • Ray LaMontagne, & Neko Case (7:30pm) - Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

  • Sunday, June 24:
    • live music brunch w/ Lloyd Thayer (10am-2pm) - Club Passim
    • Ray LaMontagne, & Neko Case (7:30pm) - Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
    • the Outlaws (2pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)

  • Tuesday, June 26:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Miles Hewitt (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)
    • Passim outdoor summer evening concert series w/ Maxfield Anderson, & Jenny Herzog (6-8pm) - Danehy Park
    • Southern Culture on the Skids (8pm) - The Sinclair

  • Wednesday, June 27:

  • Thursday, June 28:
    • Passim, & Berklee outdoor summer series w/ Lucia Purpura-Pontiere (5:30pm) - Palmer Street, (outside Passim)
    • the Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio, & GA-20 (10pm) - Atwood's

  • Friday, June 29:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Matt and Shannon Heaton (noon-2pm) - Harvard Science Center Plaza
    • Robert Cray and Hi Rhythm (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Saturday, June 30:
    • Chris Stapleton, Marty Stuart, & Brent Cobb (7pm) - Xfinity Center (Mansfield, MA)

  • Sunday, July 1:
    • Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls, the Hotelier, & War On Women (6:30pm) - Royale

  • Monday, July 2:
    • Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls, Kevin Devine and the Goddamn Band, & Trapper Schoepp (6:30pm) - Royale
    • John Anderson (8pm) - City Winery
    • Riders In The Sky (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Tuesday, July 3:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Izzy Heltai (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)
    • Passim outdoor summer evening concert series w/ Air Congo Fabiola Mari Mendez (6-8pm) - Danehy Park

  • Thursday, July 5:
    • Passim, & Berklee outdoor summer series w/ Emily Baker (5:30pm) - Palmer Street, (outside Passim)
    • Emi Sunshine (10pm) - Atwood's

  • Friday, July 6:

  • Sunday, July 8:
    • Alela Diane (7pm) - City Winery
    • KC and the Sunshine Band (2pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)

  • Monday, July 9:
    • Bonnie Prince Billy (8pm) - Wilbur Theatre
    • the Subdudes (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Tuesday, July 10:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Caroline Kuhn (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)
    • Passim outdoor summer evening concert series w/ Katie Martucci, & Robbie Pate (6-8pm) - Danehy Park

  • Wednesday, July 11:
    • Ladama (7:30pm) - Calderwood Courtyard, (MFA)

  • Thursday, July 12:
    • Passim, & Berklee outdoor summer series w/ Isaiah Baerd (5:30pm) - Palmer Street, (outside Passim)
    • Shelby Lynne (8pm) - City Winery
    • Koffin Kats, the Goddamn Gallows, & Viva Le Vox (8:30pm) - Middle East Downstairs

  • Friday, July 13:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ The Promise Is Hope (noon-2pm) - Harvard Science Center Plaza
    • 10, & 000 Maniacs (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Saturday, July 14:
    • the Wolff Sisters perform live on the Lost Highway (9:30am) - WMBR

  • Sunday, July 15:
    • live music brunch w/ the Late Risers (10am-2pm) - Club Passim
    • Beck (7:30pm) - Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
    • Jamey Johnson (2pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)

  • Monday, July 16:
    • Jim Messina (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Tuesday, July 17:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Lisa Bastoni (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)
    • Passim outdoor summe evening concert series w/ Ezekiel's Wheels Klezmer Band (6-8pm) - Danehy Park

  • Wednesday, July 18:
    • Sinkane (7:30pm) - Calderwood Courtyard, (MFA)
    • Lori McKenna (8pm) - City Winery

  • Thursday, July 19:
    • Passim, & Berklee outdoor summer series w/ Brooks Robertson (5:30pm) - Palmer Street, (outside Passim)
    • Little Feat (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)
    • Enter the Haggis (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Friday, July 20:
    • John Langford's Four Lost Souls (10pm) - Atwood's
    • the Kingston Trio (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Saturday, July 21:
    • Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers, & Los Lobos (3pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)
    • the Quebe Sisters (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Sunday, July 22:
    • live music brunch w/ Mike Bloch (10am-2pm) - Club Passim
    • Nicki Bluhm, & Peter Oren (8pm) - The Sinclair
    • Lee Brice (2pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)
    • Diane Reeves (5pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Tuesday, July 24:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ David Richardson (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)
    • Passim outdoor summer evening concert series w/ Honeysuckle, & Sam Talmadge (6-8pm) - Danehy Park

  • Wednesday, July 25:
    • the Suitcase Junket (7:30pm) - Calderwood Courtyard, (MFA)
    • Punch Brothers, & Madison Cunningham (8pm) - House of Blues
    • the James Hunter Six (8pm) - City Winery

  • Thursday, July 26:
    • Passim, & Berklee outdoor summer series w/ Lizje Sarria (5:30pm) - Palmer Street, (outside Passim)
    • Raphael Saadiq (9pm) - Royale
    • Arlo Guthrie (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Friday, July 27:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Olivia Barton (noon-2pm) - Harvard Science Center Plaza
    • Arlo Guthrie (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Saturday, July 28:
    • Brothers Four (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Sunday, July 29:
    • live music brunch w/ Lindsay Straw, & Jordan Santiago (10am-2pm) - Club Passim
    • Wynonna and the Big Noise (2pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)

  • Tuesday, July 31:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Zak Trojano (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)
    • Passim outdoor summer evening concert series w/ Alisa Sylvie, & Maria Rowinska (6-8pm) - Danehy Park
    • Jake Shimabukuro (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Wednesday, August 1:
    • Ranky Tanky (7:30pm) - Calderwood Courtyard, (MFA)

  • Thursday, August 2:
    • Passim, & Berklee outdoor summer series w/ James Hazelwood-Dale (5:30pm) - Palmer Street, (outside Passim)
    • Hayes Carll (8pm) - City Winery

  • Friday, August 3:
    • the Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)
    • Squirrel Nut Zippers (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Sunday, August 5:
    • live music brunch w/ Tony Watt, & Laura Orshaw (10am-2pm) - Club Passim
    • Gin Blossoms (2pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)

  • Tuesday, August 7:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Monica Rizzio (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)

  • Wednesday, August 8:
    • Twisted Pine (7:30pm) - Calderwood Courtyard, (MFA)

  • Thursday, August 9:
    • Passim, & Berklee outdoor summer series w/ Di Evana (5:30pm) - Palmer Street, (outside Passim)

  • Friday, August 10:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Noble Dust (noon-2pm) - Harvard Science Center Plaza

  • Sunday, August 12:
    • live music brunch w/ the Late Risers (10am-2pm) - Club Passim
    • the Beach Boys (2pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)

  • Tuesday, August 14:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Julia Mark (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)

  • Wednesday, August 15:
    • Mwenso and the Shakes (7:30pm) - Calderwood Courtyard, (MFA)
    • Della Mae (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Thursday, August 16:
    • Passim, & Berklee outdoor summer series w/ Maria Rowinska (5:30pm) - Palmer Street, (outside Passim)
    • Dave Mason, & Steve Cropper (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Friday, August 17:
    • Arturo Sandoval (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Sunday, August 19:
    • live music brunch w/ Culomba (10am-2pm) - Club Passim
    • the Charlie Daniels Band (2pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)

  • Tuesday, August 21:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Caroline Cotter (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)

  • Wednesday, August 22:
    • Liz Vice (7:30pm) - Calderwood Courtyard, (MFA)

  • Thursday, August 23:
    • Passim, & Berklee outdoor summer series w/ Maxfield Anderson (5:30pm) - Palmer Street, (outside Passim)

  • Friday, August 24:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Pretty Saro (noon-2pm) - Harvard Science Center Plaza
    • Dick Dale, & Matthew Stubbs and the Antiguas (8pm) - Middle East Downstairs

  • Sunday, August 26:
    • live music brunch w/ Josie Toney (10am-2pm) - Club Passim

  • Tuesday, August 28:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Lindsay Foote (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)

  • Wednesday, August 29:
    • Patty Larkin (7:30pm) - Calderwood Courtyard, (MFA)

  • Thursday, August 30:
    • Passim, & Berklee outdoor summer series w/ Hannah Siglin (5:30pm) - Palmer Street, (outside Passim)

  • Friday, August 31:
    • Leftover Salmon (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Saturday, September 1:
    • the Aaron Neville Duo (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Tuesday, September 4:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Mike Kerr (noon-1pm) - Kendall Café, Cambridge, MA)

  • Thursday, September 6:
    • Passim, & Berklee outdoor summer series w/ Ethan Heyenga (5:30pm) - Palmer Street, (outside Passim)

  • Friday, September 7:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ Lloyd Thayer (noon-2pm) - Harvard Science Center Plaza
    • Rickie Lee Jones (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Saturday, September 8:
    • John Mayall (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Sunday, September 9:
    • live music brunch w/ the Late Risers (10am-2pm) - Club Passim
    • Bret Michaels (2pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)

  • Friday, September 14:
    • The The (7:30pm) - Orpheum
    • Sarah Shook and the Disarmers (10:30pm) - Great Scott

  • Saturday, September 15:
    • Rick Springfield (2pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)

  • Sunday, September 16:
    • Blackberry Smoke (2pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)

  • Tuesday, September 18:

  • Wednesday, September 19:

  • Thursday, September 20:

  • Friday, September 21:
    • Passim outdoor summer lunch series w/ the Electric Heaters (noon-2pm) - Harvard Science Center Plaza

  • Saturday, September 22:
    • Nils Lofgren (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Sunday, September 23:
    • live music brunch w/ Ethan Setiawan (10am-2pm) - Club Passim

  • Sunday, September 30:
    • live music brunch w/ Lindsay Straw, & Jordan Santiago (10am-2pm) - Club Passim

  • Thursday, October 4:
    • Leon Bridges, & Khruangbin (8pm) - Agganis Arena

  • Friday, October 5:
    • the Manhattan Transfer (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Monday, October 8:

  • Friday, October 12:
    • Hot Tuna (acoustic, & 8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Thursday, October 18:
    • Murder By Death (9pm) - Royale

  • Saturday, October 27:
    • Pokey LaFarge (solo 8pm) - City Winery

  • Monday, November 5:

  • Tuesday, December 11:

  • Friday, December 14:

Please Note:
  • Addresses of many Boston area clubs can be found here.
  • Additions, changes and corrections for roots/Americana/blues/cajun/zydeco shows can be made by writing to: roots-listings email address
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