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Performances - Last updated: September 21, 2014

Note: Times indicated with listings below are show times. Doors normally open one hour prior to concert; more or less.


Sep 21 Bare Minimum @ Town Hall Community Room, One Municipal Drive, Off Route 14, Canterbury, CT 2:30 pm 860-546-9062 $30
Sep 21 Gibson Brothers @ Town Hall Community Room, One Municipal Drive, Off Route 14, Canterbury, CT 2:30 pm 860-546-9062 $30
Sep 21 Cricket Tell the Weather @ Quarry Ridge Golf Club Restaurant, 9A Rose Hill Road, Portland, CT No cover
Sep 21 Pawtuxet Partners @ Firebox Restaurant, 539 Broad Street, Hartford, CT 203-650-3492
Sep 23 Front Country @ Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 10:00 pm $10
Sep 23 Merrimack Valley Bluegrass @ Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 8:30 pm $10
Sep 24 Bluegrass Invitation Band @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Sep 25 Blackjack Crossing @ Whetstone Station Restaurant, 36 Bridge Street, Brattleboro, VT 8:30 pm 802-490-2354

Sep 26-27 The 15th Annual Park Slope Bluegrass & Old Time Jamboree, 53 Prospect Park West at 2nd St Brooklyn, NY
James Reams & the Barnstormers, Jeff Scroggins & Colorado, Gold Heart Sisters, New Cut Road String Band
Hell's Kitchen Country, Vincent Cross, Triple Play All-Stars (Friday 8:00 pm; Saturday 12:30 to 10:30 pm 718-374-1086

Sep 26 Feinberg Brothers @ Christ Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 7:30 pm hvba@hvbabluegrass.org
Sep 26 Still Pickin' @ Private Party, Madison, CT 6:00 pm
Sep 27 Blackstone Valley Bluegrass @ Congr. Church, 355 Main Street, Oxford, MA 7:30 pm 508-987-2211
Sep 27 Ricky Mier & Friends @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250
Sep 28 Big Apple’achia @ Goshen Fair, 116 Old Middle Street, Goshen, CT 4:00-6:00 pm
Sep 28 Cabin Fever @ Quarry Ridge Golf Club Restaurant, 9A Rose Hill Road, Portland, CT 6:00 pm No cover
Sep 28 Lizzie James & the Greystone Rail @ Thayer Street Fair, Providence, RI 12:00 pm
Sep 28 Zollo Boys @ Goshen Fair, 116 Old Middle Street, Goshen, CT 3:00-4:00 pm
Sep 30 Jubilee Mule @ Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 8:30 pm $10
Sep 30 Stambler's Ramblers @ Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 10:00 pm $10

Oct 01 Brummy Brothers @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Oct 03 Eight Mile River Band @ Farmers Market, Rt 163, Bozrah, CT 4:00-7:00 pm Free
Oct 03 Too Blue @ Huntington Street Café, 90 Huntington Street, Shelton, CT 8:30 pm www.huntingtonstrcafe.com
Oct 04 BluesGrass @ Academy at Mt St John, 135 Kirkland St, Deep River, CT 5-9:00 pm $75 or $400/table of 8 killingworthmark@gmail.com
Oct 04 Four Bridges @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250
Oct 04 SloGrass @ Vanilla Bean Cafe, 450 Deerfield Road Jct Rts 44/244/269, Pomfret, CT 8:00 pm

Oct 04 VineGrass Music Festival, Truro, MA 11:00 am – 7:00 pm 617-877-4510 petefasano@vinegrass.org
Howlin' Brothers, Yarn, Mandolin Orange, Sarah Swain & the Oh Boys
Crab Grass, Cricket Tell the Weather, Poor Old Shine, Modern Grass

Oct 05 Eight Mile River Band plus BluesGrass @ Quarry Ridge Golf Club Restaurant, 9A Rose Hill Road, Portland, CT 6:00 pm No cover
Oct 07 Twisted Pine @ Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 8:30 pm $10
Oct 07 Mailander Tuttle, etc @ Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 10:00 pm $10
Oct 08 Acousticana @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Oct 10 BluesGrass @ Buttonwood Tree, 605 Main St, Middletown, CT 8:00 pm $10 donation
Oct 11 BluesGrass @ The Gelston House, 8 Main St, East Haddam, CT 8:00 -11:00 pm No cover
Oct 11 Merrimack Valley Bluegrass @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250
Oct 11 Twisted Pine @ Bluemoon Coffeehouse Channing UU Church, 45 Webster Street, Rockland, MA 7:3-0 pm 781-760-5325 $8
Oct 12 Ramblers @ Quarry Ridge Golf Club Restaurant, 9A Rose Hill Road, Portland, CT 6:00 pm No cover
Oct 12 Too Blue @ Greenwich Historical Society, 39 Strickland Road, Cos Cob, CT 1:00-3:00 pm www.greenwichhistory.org/children.php
Oct 14 Boston Road @ Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 8:30 pm $10
Oct 14 Boston City Limits @ Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 10:00 pm $10
Oct 15 Flatt Rabbit @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Oct 17 BlueGrass @ Chester's BBQ, 943 Poquonnock Rd, Groton, CT 6:00-8:00 pm No cover BYOB
Oct 17 Bluegrass Gospel Project @ Congregational Church, 162 Monument Street, Groton, CT 7:30 pm 860-445-7409 $20; $50 family
Oct 17 Too Blue @ First Presbyterian Church, 704 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT 7:30 pm www.ctfolk.com/events/ $15 adv; $20 door
Oct 18 Bluegrass Gospel Project @ Stone Soup Coffeehouse, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 50 Park Place, Pawtucket, RI 8:00 pm
Oct 18 Don Julin & Billy Strings @ The Big Red Barn, 6 Pierce Lane, Rehoboth , MA 6:00 pm
Oct 18 Four Bridges @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250
Oct 18 ShoreGrass @ Bauer Park Harvest Festival, Madison, CT l1:00am
Oct 18 SloGrass @ Village Lyceum, 1st Congr. Parish, Town Common, Route 32, Petersham, MA 2:00 pm 978-724-34012
Oct 19 No bluegrass tonight @ Quarry Ridge Golf Club Restaurant, 9A Rose Hill Road, Portland, CT 6:00 pm No cover
Oct 19 Bluegrass Gospel Project @ Hampton Community Center, 178 Main Street, Route 97, Hampton, CT 2:30PM 860-455-9400 $15
Oct 19 Tex's Troubadors @ Firebox Restaurant, 539 Broad Street, Hartford, CT 203-650-3492
Oct 21 Tony Watt Jam Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 8:30 pm $10
Oct 21 After Jack @ Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 10:00 pm $10
Oct 22 Pegheads @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Oct 22 Still Pickin' Trio @ Health Care Center, 25 Stage Harbor Road, Marlborough, CT 2:00 pm
Oct 24 Dry Branch Fire Squad @ Christ Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 7:30 pm hvba@hvbabluegrass.org
Oct 25 Sinner's Pie @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250
Oct 26 Lizzie James & the Greystone Rail @ Boucher's Wood River Inn, Wyoming, RI 6:00 pm No cover
Oct 26 ShoreGrass @ Quarry Ridge Golf Club Restaurant, 9A Rose Hill Road, Portland, CT 6:00 pm No cover
Oct 26 Zink and Company @ Mollie's Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext, Hadley, NY 2:00 pm 518-696-4322 $10 and $12
Oct 28 Jubilee Mule @ Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 8:30 pm $10
Oct 28 Stambler's ramblers @ Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 10:00 pm $10
Oct 29 Local Freight @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290

Nov 01 Blackstone Valley Bluegrass @ Bradley Playhouse, 30 Front Street, Putnam, CT 8:00 pm
Nov 01 Four Bridges @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250
Nov 02 Shiny Lapel Trio @ Quarry Ridge Golf Club Restaurant, 9A Rose Hill Road, Portland, CT 6:00 pm No cover
Nov 05 Four Bridges @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Nov 08 Rank Strangers @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250
Nov 09 Four Bridges @ Quarry Ridge Golf Club Restaurant, 9A Rose Hill Road, Portland, CT 6:00 pm No cover
Nov 12 Bill Thibodeau Band @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Nov 12 Still Pickin' Trio @ Colonial Health, 16 Windsor Avenue, Plainfield, CT 2:30 860-455-9400 Free
Nov 15 Class action Suits @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250
Nov 15 Ralph Stanley & Clinch Mountain Boys @ Unitarian Society, 700 Hartford Turnpike, Hamden, CT 7:30 pm 203-430-6020 $40, $50, $65
Nov 19 Big River Stomp @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Nov 21 Cricket Tell the Weather @ Christ Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 7:30 pm hvba@hvbabluegrass.org
Nov 22 Bluegrass Night @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250
Nov 22 ShoreGrass @ Blackstone Library, 758 Main Street, Branford, CT, 2:00 pm www.shoregrass.com
Nov 23 Chad Charou & Stealing Time @ Mollie's Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext, Hadley, NY 2:00 pm 518-696-4322 $10 and $12
Nov 23 James King @ Mollie's Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext, Hadley, NY 2:00 pm 518-696-4322 $10 and $12
Nov 25 Still Pickin' @ Juniper Hill, One Silo Circle, Storrs, CT 6:00 pm 860-429-9933
Nov 26 Pickup Band @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Nov 29 Four Bridges @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250

Dec 03 No Spare Parts @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Dec 04 Gibson Brothers @ Christ Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 7:30 pm hvba@hvbabluegrass.org
Dec 05 Gibson Brothers duo with bass @ Spaceland Ballroom, 295 Treadwell St, Hamden, CT 8:00 pm 203-430-6020 $25, $35

Dec 05 Christmas in Boxborough @ United Church of Christ, 723 Mass Ave., Boxborough, MA 7:30 pm $15
Blackstoner Valley Bluegrass, Rick Lang, Roger Williams, Amy Gallatin, Kristine Dick, 978-897-7380

Dec 06 Christmas in Blackstone Valley @ Rockdale Congr Church, 42 Fowler Road, Northbridge, MA 7:30 pm $15
Blackstone Valley Bluegrass, Rick Lang, Roger Williams, Amy Gallatin, Kristine Dick, 617-429-0347

Dec 06 Bluegrass Night @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250
Dec 10 Chasing Blue @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290

Dec 12 Christmas on Minnechaug Mountain @ Buckland Congre Church, 16 Cricket Lane, Glastonbury, CT 7:30 pm $15
Blackstone Valley Bluegrass, Rick Lang, Roger Williams, Amy Gallatin, Kristine Dick, Amy@amygallatin.com

Dec 13 Christmas in New Hampshire @ The Pilgrim Church, 197 Middle Road, Route 111A, Brentwood, NH 7:30 pm $15
Blackstone Valley Bluegrass, Rick Lang, Roger Williams, Amy Gallatin, Kristine Dick; 603-642-5588

Dec 13 Five in the Chamber @ Bluemoon Coffeehouse Channing UU Church, 45 Webster Street, Rockland, MA 7:3-0 pm 781-760-5325 $8
Dec 13 Four Bridges @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250
Dec 17 Grace and the RSO @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Dec 20 Bluegrass Night @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250
Dec 24 Holiday @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Dec 28 Four Bridges @ New World Tavern Restaurant, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 1:00-4:00 pm 508-927-4250
Dec 31 Holiday @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290

2015

Jan 07 Michelle Canning & Rough Edges @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Jan 14 Local Freight @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Jan 21 Lizzie James & the Greystone Rail @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Jan 25 Cedar Ridge @ Mollie’s Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext., Hadley, NY 2:00 pm 518-221-6231 $10 & $12
Jan 25 Thirteen Feet of Bluegrass @ Mollie’s Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext., Hadley, NY 2:00 pm 518-221-6231 $10 & $12
Jan 28 Crying Wolf @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Jan 30 Big Apple'achia @ Christ Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 7:30 pm hvba@hvbabluegrass.org

Feb 04 Chasing Blue @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Feb 11 Bluegrass Throedown TBA @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Feb 18 Whiskey Boys @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Feb 22 Remington Ryde @ Mollie’s Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext., Hadley, NY 2:00 pm 518-221-6231 $10 & $12
Feb 22 Warren County Ramblers @ Mollie’s Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext., Hadley, NY 2:00 pm 518-221-6231 $10 & $12
Feb 25 Flatt Rabbit @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Feb 27 Grass Routes @ Arts Center, 231 North Main Street, Marlborough, CT
Feb 27 Jim Gaudet & Railroad Boys @ Christ Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 7:30 pm hvba@hvbabluegrass.org

Mar 04 Best Ever Chicken @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Mar 18 Tony Watt & Southeast Expressway @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Mar 22 Running the River @ Mollie’s Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext., Hadley, NY 2:00 pm 518-221-6231 $10 & $12
Mar 22 Tony Holt & Wildwood Valley Boys @ Mollie's Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext, Hadley, NY 2:00 pm 518-696-4322 $10 and $12
Mar 25 Stringbenders @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Mar 27 Zink & Company @ Christ Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 7:30 pm hvba@hvbabluegrass.org

Apr 01 Damn Tall Buildings @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Apr 08 Bluegrass Throedown TBA @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Apr 15 Chasing Blue @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Apr 17 Spinney Brothers @ Christ Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 7:30 pm hvba@hvbabluegrass.org
Apr 19 Mason Zink Band @ Mollie’s Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext., Hadley, NY 2:00 pm 518-221-6231 $10 & $12
Apr 19 Spinny Brothers @ Mollie's Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext, Hadley, NY 2:00 pm 518-696-4322
Apr 22 Highway's End @ Nick-a-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI 8:30 pm 401-861-7290
Apr 24 Dick Bowden & the Flying Circus @ Christ Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 7:30 pm hvba@hvbabluegrass.org

May 10 Smokey Greene @ Mollie’s Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext., Hadley, NY 2:00 pm 518-221-6231 $10 & $12
May 10 Al & Kathy Bain @ Mollie’s Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext., Hadley, NY 2:00 pm 518-221-6231 $10 & $12
May 29 Stained Grass Window @ Christ Church, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 7:30 pm hvba@hvbabluegrass.org

Bluegrass Jams

NOTICE:  If you know that any of these jams have been discontinued please tell me. Thank you

3rd Monday 2 Pitkin Community Center, 30 Greenfield Street, Wethersfield CT 6:30-9:30 pm 860-798-6416
Every Monday @ Sandy's Music, 896A Mass Ave., Cambridge, MA 8:00 pm 617-491-2812
Every Monday @ King Ro Market, Route 32, Round Pond, ME geeceedee@gmail.com

1st Tuesday @ Pine Loft, 1474 Berlin Turnpike, Berlin, CT 7:00 - 9:00 pm  (860) 828-9797 (Old Timey Music)
1st Tuesday @ Congregational Church, 7018 Church Street, Loudon, NH 6:30 - 9:00 pm bgbassman@gmail.com
1st Tuesday @ Conn College Crozier Bldg. in New London, CT 6:30-9:00 pm 860-535-0437  (hat)
2nd Tuesday @ Guggenheim Residence, 31 Lincoln Ave, Norwich, CT 7:00 pm (860) 889-3109
2nd Tuesday @ Black Watch Pub,  266 Dartmouth St., New Bedford, MA 7:00 pm 508-997-0023
2nd Tuesday @ VT Arts Exchange, 29 Sage Street, N. Bennington, VT 7:30 - midnight jrc373@comcast.net
2nd Tuesday @ Monterey Meeting House, Tyringham & Monterey Rd (Rt 23).Monterey, MA  6:30 - 8:30 413-528-1343
3rd Tuesday @ United Community Church, Town Square, Canterbury, NH 7:00-9:00 603-224-9723
3rd Tuesdays @ Oak Hill Tavern, 565 Tower Hill Rd., North Kingstown, RI 6:30 401-294-3282
4th Tuesday @ Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Avenue, Cambridge, MA 8:00 - 9:30pm
4th Tuesday @ Guggenheim Residence, 31 Lincoln Ave, Norwich, CT 7:00 pm (860) 889-3109
Every Tuesday @ Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 11:00 pm 617-354-2685
Every Tuesday @ Various locations  - Old Time Fiddlers Jam - Willimantic, CT area 7:00 - 8:30 pm Call for location (860) 423-4543
Every Tuesday @ Taps Tavern, 158 Main Street, Poultney, VT 8:00 pm Free 802-287-4064 The Bluegrass Sit-In
Every Tuesday @ Daddy's Beach Club, 280 Nantasket Avenue, Hull, MA 7:00-9:00 pm Note: Starts April 22 davidfinstein@gmail.com
Every Tuesday @ Stone Church Music Club, 5 Granite Street, Newmarket, NH  9:00 pm 603-659-6321

1st Wednesday @ Huntington Street Café, 90 Huntington Street, Shelton, CT 8-11PM; 203.925.9064; call to confirm
1st Wednesday @ Manor at Woodside, 168 Academy Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 6:00-10:00 pm 845-473-1943 HVBA Hosted
1st Wednesday @ Stone's Public House, 179 Main St., Ashland, MA Host band 8:00 Jam 7:00-10:00 pm 508-881-1778
2nd Wednesday @ Warren Academy, 8 Sackett Hill Road, Warren, CT 7 PM; 201.868.7659
3rd Wednesday @ Stone's Public House, 179 Main St., Ashland, MA Host band 8:00 Jam 7:00-10:00 pm 508-881-1778
3rd Wednesday @ Studio 99, 17 Factory Street, Nashua, NH  7:00-10:00 pm  www.stuio99nashua.com/bluegrass-jams/
3rd Wednesday @ Manor at Woodside, 168 Academy Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 6:00-10:00 pm 845-473-1943 HVBA Hosted
4th Wednesday @ Warren Academy, 8 Sackett Hill Road, Warren, CT 7 PM; 201.868.7659
Every Wednesday @ Lashaway Inn, 308 East Main St (Rt 9 west bound side) East Brookfield, MA 7:30 (508) 867-2150
Every Wednsday @ Senior Center, 321 New Britain Avenue, Unionville, CT 7:00-10:00 pm (860) 675-2490

1st Thursday @ Willow Restaurant, 16 Hastings Street, Mendon, MA 6:00 - 9:00 pm 508-473-5005
1st Thursday @ Baptist Church, 62 South Street, Plainville, MA  6:00-9:00 pm  508-695-3724
1st Thursday @ Real School of Music, 56 Middlesex Turnpike, Burlington, MA 7:00 - 9:00 pm 781-632-5990   $5
2nd Thursday @ United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 92 Church Hill Road, Newtown, CT 7:30 - 10:30 pm 203-270-0159
3rd Thursday @ Main Street Music, 4 King Street, Corner of King & Main, E. Greenwich, RI 6:30 pm 401-884-1430  Suspended till further notice
3rd Thursday @ Mt. Holyoke Masonic Lodge, North Main St., South Hadley, MA 7:00 pm 413-467-9394
3rd Thursday @ Real School of Music, 56 Middlesex Turnpike, Burlington, MA 7:00 - 9:00 pm 781-632-5990  $5
3rd Thursday @ Baptist Church, 62 South Street, Plainville, MA  6:00-9:00 pm  508-695-3724
Every Thursday @ Village Tavern, 168 Essex Street, Salem, MA 8:00 pm Parking @ 1 New Liberty St garage

1st Saturday @ Congregational Church, 7018 Church Street, Louden, NH 6:00 - 9:00 pm bgbassman@gmail.com
1st Saturday @ Scott Miller Residence, 31 Wellesley Road, Natick, MA 2:00 - 5:00 pm 508-397-4038
2nd Saturday @ Scratch Kitchen, 245 Derby Street, Salem MA 1:00 - 4:00 pm  978-741-2442
2nd Saturday @ Wilsons of Wickford - 35 Brown Street, Wickford, RI  2:00 pm - 5:00 pm tunemakers@cox.net
2nd Saturday @ American Legion, 275 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT  5:30 - 7:30 pm 860-232-2504 (contra Jam)
2nd Saturday @ The Roost, 62 Chicopee Road, Buxton, ME  6:00 pm 207-799-1232 $7 & $5 members
2nd Saturday BAND SHOWCASE @ New World Tavern, 56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA 2:00 pm 508-245-4481
3rd Saturday @ St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 79 Cross Street, Gardner, MA 7:00 pm - midnight  978-632-0925
3rd Saturday @ Nursing Care Center, Bellevue & Sessions Streets, Bristol, CT 12:30 -3:30 pm 860-922-5134
3rd Saturday @ Luther Ridge, 628 Congdon St West, Middletown, CT  2:00 pm 860-922-5134 
4th Saturday @ Beller's Music, 881 Main Street, Manchester, CT 2:30 - 4:00 pm 860-649-2036
4th Saturday @ The Real School of Music, 56 Middlesex Turnpike, Burlington, MA 7:00 - 11:30 pm 888-881-7325  Suspended 
Every Saturday @ The Burren, 247 Elm Street, Davis Square, Somerville, MA 2:00 - 5:00 pm 617-776-6896 Includes the Bagboys
Every Saturday @ Mass Museum of Contemporary Art, 87 Marshall Street, North Adams, MA 11:00 am to 2:00 pm 413-662-2291

1st Sunday @ Woodland Meeting House, 115 East Killingly Road, Foster, RI  2:00 pm - 8:00 pm 401-647-3838
1st Sunday @ Bruce & Judy Joy’s Residence, 29 Woodhaven Street, Carver, MA 1:00-4:00 PM 508-866-1028
1st Sunday @ Adam & Emily Sweet Residence, 56 Lincoln Ave, South Hadley, MA 1:00 - 4:00 pm (413) 248-7668 RSVP
1st Sunday @ Fiddler's Green Irish Pub, 19 Temple Street, Worcester, MA 4:00-8:00 pm (508) 792-3700 Suspended
1st Sunday Even months @ Pines of Bristol, Bellevue Ave., Bristol, CT 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm  860-922-5134   
1st Sunday Odd months @ Apple Health Care, 156 Berlin Road, Cromwell, CT   2:00 pm - 4:30 pm 860-922-5134   
3rd Sunday @ Mockingbird Music, 215 South Street, Berlin, MA  4:00-7:00pm mbirdmusic@aol.com
3rd Sunday @ East Parish Congr. Church, 180 York Street, York, ME  1:00-4:00pm 207-363-8371  $4 donation
Every Sunday @ Alchemy Tapas & Bistro, 3 Duncan Street, Gloucester, MA 12 Noon to 3:00 pm deadstring@gmail.com
Every Sunday @ Selig Pub, 240 Moody Street, Waltham, MA 6:00 - 9:00 pm 781-647-0679
Every Sunday @ Westward Orchards' Farm Store, 127 Massachusetts Avenue, Harvard, MA , 1:30 - 4:40 pm 978-456-8363
Every Sunday @ Big Red Barn, Lazy Meadow Farm, 6 Pierce Lane, Rehoboth, MA 1:00 pm
Every Sunday @ Charlie Pikes Barn, 6 Pierce Lane, Rehoboth MA 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Every Sunday @ Veasey Memorial Park, 201 Washington Street, Groveland, MA 1:00- 5:00 pm (978) 521-9345 Call ahead

Note: to Rhode Islanders and others:  The Woodland Meeting House is available EVERY Sunday if you are looking for a place to play music. Also, help rejuvenate the 1st Sunday pickin' jam at Woodland.  It is a great place to play music.  Talk to Don Lurgio for more details:   dlurg@verizon.com

Note:   to Fiddlers:   See our Live & Learn section for interesting info pertinent to fiddlers or contact Chuck Morgan (860) 423-4543 chuckmrgn@att.net 

Note: Most jams are free to participants and audience. Some charge a small fee while others pass a hat. Pitch in if you can. If you would like your jam listed, or if you know that one of these has been suspended, please send a note to natchaugmusic@gmail.com

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Open Mics

Every Monday @ Union Street Tavern 20 Union Street, Windsor, CT 7:00 pm (860) 683-2899
Every Monday @ Buttonwood Tree 605 Main St.,(corner Library & Main) Middletown, CT Sign-up 6:30 Start 8:00 pm (860) 347-4957 $3
Every Monday @ Cantab Lounge, Folk & acoustic w/ Geoff Bartley, 738 Mass Ave, Central Sq. Cambridge, MA 8:00 pm 617-354-2685
Every Monday @ Lizard Lounge, 1667 Mass Ave., Harvard, MA 8:00 pm (617) 547-0759

Every Tuesday @ Stonewall Tavern, 847 Stafford Rd (Rt 32) Eagleville, CT 8:30 pm (860) 487-9785

1st Wednesday @ Whispering River Gallery, Songwriter's Soul, 956 Main Street, Willimantic, CT 5:00 - 7:00 pm $10
3rd Wednesday @ Cafemantic, 956 Main Street, Willimantic, CT 860-465-9285 (currently inactive) 
Every Wednesday @ The Main Pub, 306 Main Street, Manchester, CT 9:30 pm (860) 647-1551
Every Wednesday @ JD Coopers, 146 Park Road, Putnam, CT 8:00 pm 860-928-0501
Every Wednesday @ Gulu Gulu Cafe 247 Essex St., Salem, MA 2:00-6:00 pm (978) 740-0098
Every Wednesday @ Perry's Neighborhood Bar & Grill, 140 Point Judith Road, Mariner Sq., Narragansett, RI 7:00 pm (401) 284-1546
Every Wednesday @ Cool Beans Cafe 18 Kingstown Rd, Narragansett, RI 02882 7:00 - 9:00 pm 401-789-9500
Every Wednesday @ Walnut Street Cafe, 157 Walnut Street, Lynn, MA 7:30 pm 781-596-1690
Every Wednesday @ Harvest Café, 40 Washington Street , Hudson, MA 7:00 pm  (978) 567-0948
Every Wednesday @ Indigo Lounge, 599 Tiogue Avenue, Coventry, RI 7:00 pm (401) 615-9600

1st Thursday @ Brass Cat, 65 Cottage St., Easthampton, MA 8:30 pm (413) 527-4085
2nd Thursday (and 4th) @ The Frosty Dog, 58 Main St., Carver, MA 6:45 Hosted by Rocky Run Carl McPhee 781-706-0741
4th Thursday @ Song-a-Day Music Center, 2809 Boston Turnpike, (Rt. 44) Coventry, CT 7:00 pm (860) 742-6878
4th Thursday (and 2nd) @ The Frosty Dog, 58 Main St., Carver, MA 6:45 Hosted by Rocky Run Carl McPhee 781-706-0741
Every Thursday @ Village Restaurant & Lounge, Route 171 Thompson/Putnam Line, CT 860-928-0230
Every Thursday @ The Rabbit Hole, 256 Main Street, Old Saybrook, CT 9:00 - 11:00 pm 860-510-0048
Every Thursday @ Shorties Pub, 627 Norwich-Salem Turnpike, Oakdale, CT 7:00 pm (860) 859-2111
Every Thursday @ Galaway Bay Pub, 158 South Bend strret, Pawtucket, RI  9:00 pm (401) 722-1210
Last Thursday @ Acoustic Cafe, 2926 Fairfield Ave # 3  Bridgeport, CT 7:00 pm (203) 335-3655 $3

1st Friday @ Vanilla Bean 450 Deerfield Road, Jct. Rts 169/44/97 Pomfret, CT 8:00 pm (860) 928-1562 $5
3rd Friday @ Ashford Library's Knowlton Hall, 25 Pompey Hollow Road in Ashford, CT 7:00 pm to 1:00 am (860) 798-5692 fee at door
3rd Friday @ Old Groton Inn, 128 Main Street, Groton, MA 7:00 pm (978) 448-5614 $5
Every Friday @ Coffee Depot, 501 Main Street, Warren, RI  7:00 pm (401) 608-2553

2nd Saturday @ American Legion, 275 Main Street, Old Wethersfield, CT 5:30 - 7:30 pm (860) 232-2504
2nd Saturday @ Weston Rod & Gun Club, 982 Rt 100, Weston, VT   11:00 am - 4:00 pm  Sponsored by Candi Sawyer, Jennybrook Festival
Every Saturday @ Third Base Sports Bar & Grill, 422 High Street, Cumberland, RI 4:00 - 8:00 pm

1st Sunday @ Wood River Inn,  1139 Main Street, Hope Valley, RI  6:00 -10:00 pm  (401) 539-9800  free

Notes:  Sign-up for Open Mics is normally one half hour or so before start time.

See http://openmikes.org/ for a more complete open mic listing for CT MA RI.

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Other......Somewhat Grassy Stuff

Every Tuesday - Old Time Fiddlers Jam @ Various locations. in Willimantic, CT area 7:00 - 8:30 pm Call for info (860) 423-4543 chuckmrgn@att.net
3rd Wednesday - Acoustic Artist Showcase @ The Bread Box, St. Paul's Church, Valley & Walnut, Willimantic, CT (860) 429-4220) $5 

2nd Saturday Contra Jam Sessions @ American Legion 275 Main Street, Old Wethersfield, CT 5:30 - 7:30 pm (860)-232-2504

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Songwriter Events

 

4th Monday NSAI Boston Chpt monthly meeting @ First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 6 Eddy Street, Waltham, MA 7:00 - 10:00 pm 617-323-9955
3rd Wednesday Creative Writing Goup @ Richmond Memorial Library, 15 School Drive, Marlborough, CT 6:00-8:00 pm 860-295-6210
2nd Thursday @ Indigo Pizzeria & Lounge, 599 Tiogue Avenue, Coventry, RI 7:00 pm (401) 615-9600
2nd Friday @ The Vanilla Bean, 450 Deerfield Road, Jct. Rts 169-44-97 Pomfret, CT 7:30 - 9:30 pm (860) 928-1562 $5
3rd Saturday @ Harvest Café, 40 Washington Street, Hudson, MA  1:00 pm (978) 567-0948 Songwriter rountable

1st and 3rd Saturday @ Brooklyn Coffee And Tea House, 209 Douglas Avenue, Providence, RI (401) 575-2284
Songwriter series from 8:30 - 10:30 pm (Sept through 1st week in June) A RISA sponsored event. ArtistArtistA@aol.com

Visit the web site of the Rhode Island Songwriters Association for info on their many activities: http://www.risongwriters.com

See www.ctsongs.com for programs of interest to songwriters.



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Northeast Festivals

 

Acton Bluegrass Festival Car Show & BBQ Cook-off, 25 Ledge Rock Way, Acton, MA 978-929-6640 $10
Babbling Brook Bluegrass Festival, Malone, NY   www.babblinebrookrvparkny.com 
Basin Bluegrass Festival -    91 Charberry Lane, Brandon, VT 802-236-1096 www.basinbluegrassfestival.com
Blistered Fingers Bluegrass Festival, Litchfield, ME  www.blisteredfingers.com also Aug. 22-23-24-25, 2013
Bluegrass on the Bogs -  290 Glen Charlie Road, East Wareham, MA  www.capecodjellystone.com 508-295-4945
Brantling Bluegrass Festival,   Sodus, NY  www.brantlingbluegrass.com
Busy Bird Bluegrass Festival, Birskshire, NY  www.busybirnbluegrass.com
Greenville Bluegrass Festival, State Rt 81, Greenville, NY  518-966-8785
Greyfox,   Oak HIll, NY  www.greyfoxbluegrass.com
Joe Val Bluegrass Festival - Framingham. MA www.bbu.org
Jenny Brook Family Bluegrass Festival   One Fairground Road, Tunbridge, VT  www.jennybroojkbluegrass.com/2012
Lake Paran Bluegrass Festival -  Lake Paran Entrance Rd off Houghton Lane, N. Bennington, VT 802-447-7959
Madrid Bluegrass River Festival, Community Center Park, Madrid, NY 315-322-4093 madridbluegrassriverfestival.com
Mineral Springs Footstomping Festival, Stafford Springs, CT www.mineralspringscampground.com
North Branch Bluegrass Festival,   Bridgewater, VT  www.nbbluegrass.com
Nutmeg Dulcimer Festival,   United Methodist Church On the Green in Milford, CT www.nutmegdulcimer.com/  203-661-0503
Old Songs Festival, Altamont Fairgrounds, Altamont, NY 518-765-2815 www.oldsongs.org/festival
Park Slope Old Time Bluegrass Jamboree.- 53 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn NY  reamsjames@earthlink.net
Pemi Valley Bluegrass Festival - East Branch Brook Campground, Campton, NH  www.pemivalleybluegrass.com
Pickin in the Pasture, Covert Road, Lodi, NY  www.pickininthepasture.com
Podunk Bluegrass Music Festival - Hebron Lions Fairgrounds, 347 Gilead Street, Hebron, CT www.podunkbluegrass.comt
Strawberry Park Bluegrass Festival, (Preston City, CT) www.strawberryparkcampground.com
Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass Special,   29 Meadow Road, Brunswick, ME www.thomaspointbeach.com/special
Thousand Islands Bluegrass Festival, LaFargeville, NY
Top of the Hill Bluegrass Festival, Lain Hill, Canisteo,  NY  www.stbany.org
Tug Hill Bluegrass Festival, Lowville, NY  www.tughillbluegrass.com
Upper Hudson Bluegrass Festival,    Ski Bowl Park, Ski Bowl Road, North Creek, NY 518-251-5285
Wrench Ranch Bluegrass Festival,  Coventryville, NY 


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Bluegrass On the Air & In the Air

 

Black Diamond, WNHU 88.7 FM www.wnhu.net Monday Noon - 2:00 pm & Thursday 10:00 pm - midnight
Bluegrass Breakdown, WRIU 90.3 FM www.wriu.orgFriday 6:00-9:00 pm
Bluegrass Cafe WHUS 91.7 FM www.whus.org Sunday 4:00-7:00 pm
Bluegrass Country WAMU (listener supported) http://bluegrasscountry.org/
Bluegrass Junction WICN 90.5 FM www.wicn.org Tuesday 7:00 - 11:00 pm 
Bluegrass Rules WHUS 91.7 FM  www.whus.org  Tuesday 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Bluegrass: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow NBRN.FM Saturday 9:00 - 10:00 pm 
Bronzewound Bluegrass, WERU-FM www.weru.org Thursday 8:00-10:00 pm 
Chris Teskey WPKN 89.5 FM www.wpkn.com Wednesday 7:00 - 10:00 pm 
Country Blues & Bluegrass WMUA 91.1 FM www.wmua.org Sunday 1:00 - 6:00 pm
Country Corner WTCC 90.7 FM www.wtccfm.org Saturday 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Dark Side of the Highway, WHUS 91.7 FM www.whus.org Sunday 3:00 am - 7:00 am
Dark Side of the Highway, Channel 14 Charter (Windham Region) Saturday 7:00 - 11:00 am
Hillbilly on Harvard WHRB 95.3 FM www.whrb.org Saturday 9:00 - 1:00 pm
In The Tradition WCUW 91.3 FM www.wcuw.org Tuesdays 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Lazy J Ranch Radio WBLQ 96.7 FM www.wblq.net Sunday 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Momma's MidCoast Bluegrass WBOR 91.1 FM www.wbor.org Monday 12:30 - 2:30 pm
New England Bluegrass Showcase Ch 14 Charter Cable TV Friday 10:10 am; Sunday 2:00 pm 
UH Radio Bluegrass WWUH 91.3 FM www.wwuh.org Saturday 9:00 am -1:00 pm

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Check These Venue Web Sites for More Music


Adirondacks area http://www.adirondackbluegrassleague.com/calendar.htm
Bread Box (http://www.breadboxfolk.org)
Bull Run Restaurant www.bullrunrestaurant.com
Burren Music Schedule http://www.burren.com
Cantab Lounge http://www.cantab-lounge.com
Cheney Hall http://www.cheneyhall.org
Common Fence Music http://www.commonfencemusic.org 
Country Corner Coffeehouse http://www.countrycornermusic.com/
East Hartford Community Cultural Center http://ehccc.com/
Emelin Theater http://emelin.org/bluegrass.html
Firebox Restaurant http://www.fireboxrestaurant.com
Fred's Brick House Cafe http://fredsbrickhousecafe.com/
GuitarTownCT Productions http://www.guitartownct.com
Gutherie Center http://www.guthriecenter.org/
Huntington Street Cafe http://www.huntingtonstreetcafe.com/
Indian Ranch http://indianranch.com/
Jerico Arts Theater http://www.jerichoarts.com/
Johnny D's http://www.johnnyds.com
Infinity Hall http://www.infinityhall.com/calendar
Narrows Center for the Arts http://www.ncfta.org/
Rhode Island venues: http://www.FosteringArts.org 
Roaring Brook Nature Center http://www.roaringbrookconcerts.org/
Salem Valley Barn http://www.ctbluegrass.org
Stone Soup Coffeehouse http://www.stonesoupcoffeehouse.com/ 
Vanilla Bean Entertainment http://www.thevanillabeancafe.com
Woods Hole Folk Music Society http://www.arts-cape.com/whfolkmusic/

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Informational Sites

 

http://bbu.org (promoter & professional society)
http://bgcafe.blogspot.com/ (Amy Orlomoski & Jim Beaver WHUS-FM Radio playlist & commentary) 
http://bluegrassers.blogspot.com (Jack Holland pics & commentary) 
http://openmikes.org/ (listing of open mics by state)
http://www.bluegrassmuseum.org (Int'l Bluegrass Music Museum)
http://www.bluegrassonthetube.com (Free bluegrass videos & music)
http://www.bostonmusic.com (MA events listing)
http://www.ctbluegrass.org (events & extensive info) 
http://www.ctsongs.com (CT songwriting organization)
http://www.folkjam.org (listing of folk & bluegrass jams)
http://www.fosteringArts.org (RI area events) 
http://www.ibma.org (promoter & professional society)
http://www.myspace.com/smalltownconcertseries  (Events New Haven to New London)
http://www.ribluegrass.org (RI Bluegrass Alliance - Information and events)
http://www.risongwriters.com/  (RI songwriting organization)
http://www.tedlehmann.blogspot.com  (Ted Lehmann pics & commentary)

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Performer Contacts

 

Peruse these New England performer web sites. Hire a bluegrass band for your own event! How cool!

http://www.acousticblueonline.com
http://www.amygallatin.com
http://www.billhallbluegrass.com
http://www.blackjackcrossing.net
http://www.blackstonevalleybluegrass.com
http://www.bluegrassgospelproject.com
http://www.bluegrassinvitation.com 

http://www.charteroakbluegrass.com
http://www.crossoverbluegrass.com
http://www.danmenzone.com
http://www.eightmileriverband.com
http://www.flynncohen.net
http://www.fourbridgesband.com
http://www.gailwademusic.com/
http://www.grassroutesbluegrass.com
http://www.heldwobail.com/
http://www.jamesreams.com

http://www.myspace.com/amygallatinstillwaters
http://www.myspace.com/bigappleachia
http://www.myspace.com/bluearoundtheedges1
http://www.myspace.com/bluesgrass
http://www.myspace.com/nanetteaddesso
http://www.myspace.com/nosparepartsbluegrass 
http://www.myspace.com/oldtimebluegrasssingers

http://www.natchaugmusic.com/
http://www.pinecreekbluegrass.blogspot.com 
http://www.redstoneridge.com
http://www.reunionbluegrass.com
http://www.rockyhollowbluegrass.com
http://www.shoregrass.com
http://www.slograss.com

http://www.toastandjammusic.com
http://www.truegrass.net


Note: See an extensive list of bands @ http://bbu.org/Band_List.htm 

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Instruments for Sale

Bass: Meisel old bluegrass bass, Go to www.donbarry.net for pics and info

Banjo: 1958 RB150 in original case (slightly battered) with a Mastertone flat top tone ring. Recent new head and set up by
Dave Dick at Union Music. Beautiful, sweet and loud, very loud. Contact Pater Lang at plange@snet.net

Instruments: Rentals, Repairs, Lessons, and Retail, all at Rick's Musical Instruments. Learn more at www.ricksmusicalinstruments.com
or call the store 401.658.3404. Ask for Billy Thibodeau. Bluegrass is their specialty.

Bass guitar: Martin acoustic hollow body/electric 2000 with case. Like new. $800 Contact Myrna 860-455-9400
Guitar: Favilla acoustic 1960 or thereabouts in very nice condition. With case. $300 Contact Myrna 860-455-9400


Live and Learn


Bill Thibodeau, specializing in Bluegrass Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro, Bass and guitar instruction.  Bill teaches at Rick’s Musical Instruments Inc. located in Cumberland, RI. He also provides stringed instrument pairs. Call Bill at 207-949-0868 or email billytgrass@gmail.com.
Editor's note: Bill is son of the late and great Sam Tidwell. Need I say more?

Connecticut Songwriting Academy, Mystic, CT 860-572-9285   info@ctsongwriting.com  Lessons for guitar, voice, keyboard

The BBU Bluegrass Academy has a variety of classes running in the Boston area on jamming, flat-picking, lead guitar, mandolin, all being taught by Tony Watt. Contact Tony for details and specific locations.  email: tonywatt@gmail.com  or visit his web site for information on a plethora of class choices.   www.theoriginaltonywatt.com


Song-a-Day Music Center, 2809 Boston Turnpike, (Rt 44) Coventry, CT 860-742-6878 www.songadaymusic.com
Lessons in Piano, Guitar, Banjo, Violin, Mandolin, Ukulele, Voice, Brass, Woodwinds, Percussion, Bass Guitar, Cello, Dulcimer,

Suzuki School of Newton,  225 Nevada Street, Newtonville, MA  sachiko@isihara.org or (617) 964-4522

Prindle Music Studio, 212 South Street, Northampton, MA 860-289-9547 dan@danprindle.com Lessons for guitar, piano, voice, upright and electric bass, cello.

Music Words joan.davis@musicwords.biz (302) 265-3043 www.musicWORDS.biz  Provides promotional material for bands and performers: bios, profiles, liner notes, press releases, etc.

Frank Shaw Branford CT (203) 481-2819 F.Shaw@snet.net Lessons for banjo (3-finger style and claw hammer)

Diamond Cove Music,  19 Nashua Avenue, Gloucester, MA 978-283-8877 tom@diamondcovemusic.com  Music store; Tom Eaton, Prop.

Academy of Bluegrass offers a full curriculum online for all levels.. The ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass features Tony Trischka (banjo), Mike Marshall (mandolin), Bryan Sutton (guitar),  Darol Anger (fiddle) and Missy Raines (bass) offering personalized instruction using innovative Video ExchangesT. Visit www.AcademyofBluegrass.com

Message from Chuck Morgan:   Playing fiddle with the Old Fiddlers' Club of Rhode Island this winter is a great way to sharpen your fiddling skills, have fun, and meet other fiddlers during the long New England winter.  860-423-5403 or chuckmrgn@att.net  

 

Connections for Pickers and Singers

Bass player Cas Haskell has moved here from NC where he played bluegrass for many years. He is interested in finding a group here to work with. He plays a bass guitar but can also play an upright. He’s in the Niantic area. Reach him at 860-574-5084 cashaskell@gmail.com

Bluegrass fiddle player needed to join band that includes banjo, guitar, mandolin, upright bass, strong 3-part vocal harmonies. Currently building core bluegrass repertoire for performances, but may expand somewhat into other related genres (fiddletunes, Celtic, western swing, jazz standards, gypsy jazz) depending on interests of fiddle player. We rehearse Tuesday nights in Wayland, MA. If interested in hearing more and potentially joining one rehearsal to see if it's a fit. Contact Jon at DrJonP@aol.com or 508-358-6230

Experienced music instructors needed at Song-a-Day Music Center, 2809 Boston Turnpike, (Rt 44) Coventry, CT 860-742-6878 www.songadaymusic.com

Vocalist looking to join a country band. Sings tenor and harmony and would love to find a choir or chorus or would consider teaming up with a quality singer/songwriter who likes acoustic, folk, bluegrass,country music. Someone to collaborate with, maybe record. Contact Rich DeLong at: muzic_man24@yahoo.com

Lead singer, Kenny Law, front man for traditional country music group seeking job opportunity. Portsmouth, RI area. Contact  kennylawscountry@msn.com

Scott is looking for musicians for a new group developing in the Belmont, MA area specifically to do music of the Carter family and things related.  He needs vocalists (especially female), and autoharp, guitar, upright bass.  Contact him at scottsandvik762@gmail.com

Keyboard player, Art  Schwabacher,  looking to work with any size group, any genre.  CT-NY area.  Contact  amethyst@webjogger.net

Versatile picker Mark Gibbs from Granby, MA (near Hadley) is looking for some musicians to pick with. He plays flat top, Dobro, harmonica, and banjo;  sings baritone/bass harmony, prefers "new grass", but is very flexible. Would also consider playing country blues. Contact Mark  at mark.gibbs@medtronic.com 

In Central CT, diversified musician, Dan O'Keefe is looking for others to work with. He's a banjo guy, has a mandolin player, bass player, guitar player (who all sing) and is looking for fiddle and dobro (but would also consider guitar, harmonica, accordion, piano). His influences include Jimmy Martin, Sam Bush, Del McCoury, Bill Monroe, Stanley Brothers, Flatt & Scruggs, Ricky Skaggs, Tony Rice to name a few. Contact Dan at farfromhere20032003@yahoo.com or call 203-500-0175

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UBE Publishing Info


Upcoming Bluegrass Events is made available through the courtesy of Natchaug Music Publishing especially for bluegrass enthusiasts to help promote live bluegrass music in various forms. Send corrections, removals or additions to  natchaugmusic@gmail.com. To have your gig listed, please observe format used and include adequate details. Your gig needs to be bluegrass or a very close cousin please. All listings are provided free of charge.

Disclaimer:
Upcoming Bluegrass Events is compiled from info supplied by various venues, producers and musicians. While care is taken to assure the data are posted correctly, typos and last minute changes can happen. It's always best to call ahead before embarking on your next bluegrass journey, regardless of the distance.

I'll see you,  where the bluegrass grows.

© Myrna Riquier, Publisher
Natchaug Music Publishing
Chaplin, Connecticut 06235
natchaugmusic@gmail.com
www.natchaugmusic.com
(860) 455-9400

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Some Bluegrass-Friendly Venues of the Northeast

 

CONNECTICUT

Acoustic Cafe, 2926 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport, CT 
Alice Clover Pinney Park, School Street Gazebo, Unionville, CT 
Arts Of Tolland at 22 Tolland Green Tolland , CT
Asylum Hill Congregational Church, 814 Asylum Ave, Hartford, CT
Atria Larson Place, 1450 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT
Audette House Concert, 24 Everitt Street, New Haven, CT 
Ballard Park, Summer Concert Series, Main Street, Ridgefield, CT
Bean and Leaf, 13 Washington Street, New London, CT
Beckish Senior Center, Rt 66, Columbia, CT
Best Video, 1842 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT 8:00 pm
Bethany Lutheran Church, 62 Cheney Street, Orange, CT
Bicentennial Band shell, Manchester Community College, 1K Thompson Road, Manchester, CT
Blackeye Sally's Bluegrass Hoedown #2, 350 Asylum Street, Hartford, CT
Bradley Playhouse, 30 Front Street, Putnam, CT   
Brialee Campground, 105 Westford Road, Ashford, CT 
Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge Street, Collinsville, CT 
Buckingham Congr. Church, 16 Cricket Lane in Glastonbury, CT
Buttonwood Tree, 605 Main Street, Middletown, CT 
Cafe Nine, 250 State Street, New Haven, CT 
Canton Summer Concert Series, Mill Pond Park, Collinsville, CT
Cassidy Hill Winery, 454 Cassidy Hill Road, Coventry, CT 
Castle Hill Farm, 25 Sugar Lane, Newtown, CT 
Center Church, 60 Gold Street, Hartford, CT 
Center for Progressive Therapies, 192 Hartford Road in Manchester, CT 
Center School Gazebo, 7 Summit Street, East Hampton, CT 
Central Baptist Church,  2 Union Street Norwich, CT 
Cheney Hall,  177 Hartford Road, Manchester, CT 
Cheshire Public Library, 104 Main Street, Cheshire, CT 
Chestelm Health Center Picnic,  534 Main St, Moodus,  CT
Chester Fair, 20 Kirtland Terrace off Rt 154, Chester, CT 
Chester Meeting House, 4 Liberty Street, Chester, CT  
Chowder Pot 165 Brainard Road, Hartford, CT 
Clinton Historical Society, 103 East Main Street, Clinton, CT 
Community Center, 178 Main Street, Hampton, CT 
Community College Bandshell, Bidwell Road, Manchester, CT
Community Farm, 73 Wolcott Road,  Simsbury, CT
Comstock Ferre Heirloom Festival, 263 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT
Congregational Church, 14 West Street, Newton, CT 
Congregational Church, 28 Church Street, North Haven, CT 
Congregational Church, 45 Chaplin Street, Chaplin, CT 
Congregational Church, Rt 195 & N. Eagleville Road, Storrs, CT
Congregational Church, Rt. 163, Bozrah, CT 
Craigin Memorial Library, 8 Linwood Avenue, Colchester, CT 
CT Folk Festival, Edgerton Park, New Haven, CT
Dalice Elizabeth Winery, 6 Amos Road, Preston, CT
Devil's Hopyard, 366 Hopyard Road, East Haddam, CT 
Dickinson Park, 50 Elm Street, Newtown, CT
Dinosaur State Park, 400 West Street, Rocky Hill, CT
Donald Oat Theater, (Norwich Arts Council) 60 Broadway, Norwich, CT 
Elks Club, 158 S. Montowese St, Branford, CT
ERRERA Community Center, 114 Orange Avenue, West Haven, CT
Evergreen Woods, 88 Notch Hill Road, North Branford, CT
Farmer's Market at Ashlawn Farm,  78 Bill Hill Road, Lyme, CT
Farmer's Market at Chappel's Greenhouse, Rt. 6, Hampton, CT
Farmer's Market, 2299 South Street, Coventry, CT
Farmer's Market, Norwich Road, Rt 82 Salem, CT 
Farmer's Market, Route 163, Bozrah, CT
Farmer's Market, Route 195 Mansfield, CT
Farmer's Market, Rt 286 Arbor Park, Ellington, CT
Farmer's Market, Rt. 32, North Franklin, CT 
Festival on the Green,  Rt 195, Storrs,CT
Fez,  227 Summer Street, Stamford, CT
Finnish American Heritage Soc, 76 North Canterbury Road (Rt 169) Canterbury, CT 
Firebox Restaurant,  539 Broad Street, Hartford, CT  
Fireplace, 13 River Street, Collinsville, CT 
First Baptist Church, 581 Meriden Avenue, Southington, CT 
First Congregational Church, 1009 Main Street, Branford, CT 
First Congregational Church, 162 Monument Street, Groton, CT 
First Congregational Church,  Rt. 85 Town Green,  Salem,. CT
First Congregational Church, 28 Church Street,  North Haven, CT 
First Congregational Church, Route 12 in Plainfield CT  
Fish family Farm, 20 Dimock Lane, Bolton, CT 
Fort Hill Farms, 260 Quaddick Road, Thompson, CT 
Franco American Civic Club, 16 Club Road, Windham, CT 
Fred's Brick Oven cafe, 1681 Main Street, Willimantic, CT  
Gazebo on the Common, 11 Battle St., Somers, CT 
Goodspeed Opera House Lawn, 6 Main Street, East Haddam, CT 
Grange/Senior Center, 207 Route 44, Pomfret, CT 
Haddam Neck Fair, 26 Quarry Hill Road, Haddam Neck, CT 
Hadlyme Rec Hall,  Rt 148 Ferry Road, Hadlyme, CT
Hall Memorial Library, 93 Main Street, Ellington, CT 
Hamburg Fair, Hamburg Rd (Rt. 156) and Sterling City Rd, Lyme, CT
Hampton Community Center, 178 Main Street, Hampton, CT
Harriet Beecher Stowe House, 77 Forest Street, Hartford, CT 
Hicks-Stearns Family Museum, 42 Tolland Green, Tolland, CT 
Hilltop Farm Fest, 1608 Mapleton Avenue, Suffield, CT
Historical Society Cruise Night, on the Green in Salem, CT 
Huntington Street Cafe, 90 Huntington Street, Shelton, CT 
Indian Hill Country Club, 111 Golf Street, Newington, CT
Music Hall, 20 Greenwoods Road (Rt 44) Norfolk, CT
Ingraham Coffeehouse, 156 Summer Road, Bristol, CT 
Inn at Woodstock Hill, 94 Paine Hill Road, Woodstock, CT
Jesse Lee Church, 27 Flat Rock Road, Easton, CT
Jewish Community Center, 360 Amity Road, Woodbridge, CT 
John Ely House, 51 Trumbull Street, New Haven, CT  
Kate, 300 Main Street, Old Saybrook, CT 
Killingly Grange, 801 Hartford Pike (Rt 101 & Dog Hill Road), Dayville, CT 
Knights of Columbus, 138 Snake Hill Road, Coventry, CT 
Lakeview Restaurant, 50 Lake Street, Coventry, CT 
Leventi's, 187 Route 66E, Columbia, CT 
Last Green Festival, Brooklyn Fairgrounds, Rt 205, Brooklyn, CT 
Lyme Public Hall Potluck,  249 Hamburg Road (Route 156), Lyme, CT
Manchester Community College, 1K Thompson Road, Manchester, CT
Mansfield Rehabilitation,  100 Warren Circle, Mansfield, CT 
Marlborough Arts Center, 231 North Main Street, Marlborough, CT 
Mickey Finn's Cafe, 124 Main Street, Somersville, CT 
Mitchell Farm Equine Retirement Music Festival, 300 East Haddam Rd. (Rt 82) Salem CT
Mohegan Sun, One Mohegan Sun Boulevard, Uncaseville, CT
Mystic Independent Theater 107 Wilcox Road, Stonington, CT
Mystic KOA Campground, 118 Pendleton Hill Road, North Stonington, CT 
Neighborhood Music School, 100 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT  
North Madison Congr. Church, 1271 Durham Road, Madison, CT
North Meadow Farm, 158 East Old Route 6, Hampton, CT
Northwest Park Nature Center Coffehouse,  145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT
Norton Park, South Washington Street, Plainville, CT 
Norwalk Concert Hall, 125 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT
Oakdale Theatre, 95 South Turnpike Road, Wallingford, CT
Old Dublin, 171 Quinnipiac St., Wallingford, CT 
Old Home Day, Rt. 14 & 169, Canterbury, CT 
One Eyed Pig, 71 South Main Street, Newtown, CT
Outer Space, 295 Treadwell Street, Hamden, CT
Palace Theater, 75 Main Street, Stafford Springs, CT
Patriots Park,  124 Lake Street, Coventry, CT 
Perk On Main, 6 Main Street, Durham, CT
Pierce Baptist Home, Route 205, Brooklyn, CT
Pizzetta, 7 Water Street, Mystic, CT 
Public Library, 264 Hartford Road, Salem, CT
Public Library, 725 Hopmeadow Street, Simsbury, CT
Public Library, 100 Poverty Road, Southbury, CT
Public Library, 105 Miller Street, Meriden, CT
Public Rec Hall , Day Hill Road & River Road, Hadlyme, CT
Quarry Ridge Golf Course, 9 Rose Hill Road, Portland, CT 
Regency Heights, 111 Westcott Road, Danielson, CT 
Rivertown Village, 461 Tributary Lane, Windsor, CT 
Roaring Brook Nature Center, 70 Gracey Road, Canton, CT 
Russell Library, 123 Broad Street, Middletown, CT 
Salem Valley Barn , 50 White Birch Road,  Salem, CT 
Salmon Brook Park Bandshell, 221 Salmon Brook St., Granby, CT 
Scarecrow Festival,  Jct Routes 165 & 164  Preston City, CT   
Senior Center, Rt 66, Columbia, CT
Shea's Riverside at 122 Main Street, Essex, CT 
Skipper's Dock, 66 Water Street, Stonington, CT
Sneakers Cafe, 55 Nott Highway, Ashford, CT
Slice of Saugautuck, Westport, CT 
Sounding Board Universalist Church, 433 Fern St. West Hartford, CT 
South Congregational Church,  242 Salmon Brook Street, Granby CT 
South Farms Community Festival, Higbie Road, (Jct Rts 63 & 109) Morris, CT 
Southbury Green, Main St Mall,  Southbury CT
Spaceland Ballroom, 295 Treadwell Street, Hamden, CT
St. John's Episcopal Church, 400 Humphrey St., New Haven, CT 
St. Joseph's Social Club, 395 South Main Street (Route 85), Colchester, CT 
St. Paul's Church,  Bread Basket Soup Kitchen, 220 Valley St., Willimantic CT
Stomping Grounds, 132 Main Street, Putnam, CT 
Stone River Grille, One Glen Road, Sandy Hook, Newton, CT 
Tamarack Lodge, 21 Ten Rod Road, Voluntown, CT 
Temple Beth Shalom B'nai, 400 Middle Turnpike East,  Manchester, CT 
Terryville Country Fair,  Town Hill Road, Terryville, CT 
Third Thursday Street Festival, (Downtown stage) Main St., Willimantic, CT
Tolland County 4-H Fair, Rt 30 Rockville, CT
Town Gazebo, 10 Battle Street, Somers, CT 
Town Library, 10 Killingworth Turnpike, Clinton, CT
Trinity United Methodist Church, 180 Park Avenue, Windsor, CT
Unitarian Society Hall, 700 Hartford Turnpike, Hamden, CT 
Vanilla Bean Cafe, 450 Deerfield Road Jct Rts 44/244/269, Pomfret, CT 7:00 pm
Warner Theatre, 68 Main Street, Torrington, CT 
Warren Fall Festival, Brick School Road, Warren, CT 
Wheelers Restaurant & Taproom, 180 Amity Road, Woodbridge, CT
White Memorial Cons. Center, 80 Whitehall Road, Litchfield, CT

MAINE

American Legion Post 136, Main Street, Stockholm, ME 
Camden Harbor Park, Camden, ME 
Center for all Seasons, Rt 27, Belgrade Lakes, ME 
Cumberland Fair, 197 Blanchard Road, Cumberland, ME 207-747-5063
Empire Dine & Dance, 575 Congress Street, Portland, ME
Free Will Baptist Church, 138 Church Turn Road, Islesboro, ME 
First Congregational Church, 22 Tenny Hill, Blue Hill, ME
Grange Hall, 1192 Ohio Street, Bangor, ME 
Hamond Hall, 427 Main Street, Winter Harbor, ME   
Lincoln Academy, Parker Poe Theater, 81 Academy Hill Road, Newcastle, ME 
Next Generation Theatre, 39 Center Street, Brewer, ME
One Longfellow Square, 181 State Street, Portland ME
Pemaquid Beach Park, Snowball Hill Road, New Harbor, ME
River Front Park,  44 Middle Street, Old Town, ME 
Sail Power & Steam Museum, 75 Mechanic Street, Rockland, ME 
Sanford-Springdale Historical Society, 565 Main Street, Sanford, ME
South Portland Public Library, 483 Broadway, South Portland, ME 
St. Lawrence Arts Center, 76 Congress Street,   Portland, ME
T and B Outback Tavern, 6 Jefferson Street, Waterville, ME
Thomas Memorial Library, 6 Scott Dyer Road, Cape Elizabeth, ME
Unity Center, Unity, ME 7:00 pm 207-949-7469
Univ. of Maine, Toys for Tots, 23 University Drive, Kent, ME   
Washington School in Round Pond, Route 32, Round Pond Village, ME 
Wayside Grange, Dexter, ME

MASSACHUSETTS

1794 Meetinghouse, New Salem Common, New Salem, MA
Acton Bluegrass Festival, North Acton Recreation Area Park, 25 Ledge Rock Way, Acton, MA  
Acton Recreation Concert Series at  25 Ledge Rock Way, Acton,  MA 
Alchemy, 3 Duncan Street, Gloucester, MA
Alternatives Whitin Mill, 50 Douglas Road, Whitinsville, MA 
Amazing Things Arts Center, 160 Hollis Street, Framingham, MA 
American Legion Hall, 258 North Street, Dalton, MA
American Legion, 22 Elm Street, Gardner, MA
Apple Blossom Festival, Abbott School Grounds, Westford, MA
Ashburnham Community Church, 9 Chapel Street, Ashburnham, MA
Atwood's Tavern, 877 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA
Beal House, First Parish UU Church, 222 Main Street, Kingston, MA
Belleville Church, 300 High Street, Newburyport, MA  
Black Sheep Tavern, Leominster Road, Sterling MA
Black Watch Pub, 266 Dartmouth Street, New Bedford, MA 
Blackburn Inn, 144 Huntington Road, Worthington, MA
Blackstone Valley Harvest Day, 6 Elm Street, Westfield, MA
Blue Moon Coffeehouse, Channing Unitarian Univ. Church, 45 Webster St., Rockland, MA
Bluegrass on the Bogs @ Jelly Stone Park, 290 Glen Charlie Road, East Wareham, MA 
Bob-Lyn Stables, 91 Monroe Street, Amesbury, MA 
Boulder Coffeehouse, 923 Main Street, Fitchburg, MA
Brandeis University, Concert Program Manager, 415 South Street, Waltham, MA
Brooks Park, Rt 139 and Oak Street, Harwich, MA
Buddy's Pizza, 547 West Grove St (Rt 28), Middleboro, MA
Bull Run Restaurant, 215 Great Road, Shirley, MA
Burren,  247 Elm Street, Somerville, MA 
Calvin Theater, 19 King Street, Northampton, MA 
Cantab Lounge, 738 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA  
Carlisle Old Home Days, Carlisle Center, Carlisle, Ma
Center for Adult Education, 42 Brattle Street, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA 
Center for the Arts,  14 Summer Street, Natick, MA
Channing Unitarian Univ. Church, Blue Moon Coffeehouse, 45 Webster St., Rockland, MA
Children's Beach, Nantucket, MA 
Christ Episcopal Church, Hezekiah Stone Coffeehouse, 1089 Stafford St. Leicester MA
Clark Art Institute, 225 South Street,Williamstown, MA 
Club Passim, 47 Palmer Street, Cambridge, MA 
Colonial Inn, 48 Monument Sq. Concord, MA  
Colonial New World Tavern, 52 Main Street, Plymouth, Ma
Community Hall Folk Society , 68 Water Street, Woods Hole, MA 
Cotuit Center for the Arts, 4404 Falmouth Road, Cotuit, MA
Country Corner Coffee House, 11 N. Main Street, South Hadley, MA
Cup 2 Restaurant, 3175 Cranberry Highway, East Wareham, MA
Cup of the Bay 2, 3175 Cranberry Highway in Wareham, MA
Curtis Library, 534 Hanover street, Hanover, MA 
Davis Square Theatre, 255 Elm Street, Somerville, MA
Dedee Shattuck Gallery, One Partners Lane, Westport, MA
Edgell Green, Framingham Center Common, Rt 9 & Edgell St.,  Framingham, MA 
Hezekiah Stone Coffeehouse, Christ Episcopal Church, 1089 Stafford St. Leicester MA
Emerson Garden Park, Davis. Avenue in Brookline Village, Brookline, MA  
Farmers Market, 108 Main Street, (Rt 58)  Carver, MA 
Farmers Market, 125 Front Street, On the Common,  Ashland, MA 
Farmers Market, 1 JFK Memorial Drive, Braintree, MA
Federated Church, 118 Main Street,  Ashland, MA 
Federated Church, One Union Street, Norfolk, MA 
First Church of Christ, 725 Main Street, Lancaster MA
First Congregational Church, Country Corner Coffeehouse,  11 North Main St.,South Hadley, MA
First Congregational Church, 19 Church Road Shrewsbury, MA
First Congregational Church, Tatnuck Coffeehouse, 1070 Pleasant St., Worcester, MA
First Parish Church, 340 Clapboardtree Street, Westwood, MA
First Parish Church, Homegrown Coffeehouse, 23 Dedham Ave, Needham, MA
First Parish Church, 327 Concord Road, Sudbury, MA
First Parish Church, 353 Great Road, Stow, MA
First United Methodist Church Summer Concert Series, 569 Main Street, Chatham, MA
French Club Hall, 195 Elm St. Waltham, MA
Framingham Center Village Green Center in Framingham, MA 
Fruitlands Museum, 102 Prospect Street, Harvard, MA 
Gardner Polish American Citizens Club, 171 Kendall Pond Road West , Gardner, MA
Gerard's Restaurant, 772 Adams Street, Dorchester, MA
Giuseppe's Ristorante, 2 Main Street, Gloucester, MA
Grass Roots Coffeehouse at Rockdale Congr Church, 42 Fowler Road, Northbridge, MA
Great Falls Coffeehouse, 2  Avenue A, Turners Falls, MA 
Guiseppe’s Restaurant, 2 Main St, Gloucester MA  
Guthrie Center, 4 Van Deusenville Road, Great Barrington, MA 
Hampshire College, Recital Hall, 893 West Street, Amherst, MA
Harvard Public Library, 4 Pond Road, Harvard, MA 
Harvest Café, 40 Washington Street , Hudson, MA 
Hezekiah Stone’s Coffeehouse, 1089 Stafford Street, Leicester, MA
Highfield Hall, 56 Highfield Dr, Falmouth, MA
Highland Kitchen, 150 Highland Avenue, Sommerville, MA 
Honey Pot Hill, 138 Sudbury Road, Stow, MA 11:45am-3:45 pm 978-562-5666
Iron Horse Music Hall, 20 Center Street, Northampton, MA
Ironstone Farm, 450 Lowell Street  Andover, MA  
Isabella Stewart Gardener Museum, 280 The Fenway Boston, MA
Italian American Club, 93 Waubeek Rd., Pittsfield, MA
Java Room, 14 Littleton Road, Ginger Ale Plaza, Chelmsford, MA 978-256-0001
Javawocky Coffeehouse, UU Church of Brockton, 325 West Elm St. Brockton, MA 
Joe's Truck Stop, Unity Somerville, 6 Williams  St (Davis Square), Somerville, MA 
Johnny Dee's, 17 Holland Street, Somerville, MA 
Lawrence Academy, Performing Arts Ctr,  26 Powder House Rd, Groton, MA
Loring-Greenough House, 12 South Street, Jamaica Plain, MA
Lowell Folk Festival, Boarding House Park in Downtown Lowell. MA 
Makepeace Cranberry Harvest Festival, 158 Tihonet Road, Wareham, MA
MASS MoCA's Hunter Center, 87 Marshall street, North Adams, MA 8:00 pm 413-662-2111
Me and Thee Coffeehouse, 28 Mugford Street, Marblehead, MA
Medway Public Library, 26 High Street, Medway, MA
Michael Shay's Rib & Seafood House, 350 Bradford Street, Provincetown, MA 
Middle East Nightclub, 472 Mass ave., Cambridge, MA 8:00 pm 617-864-3278
Millbury Senior Center Concert Series,  One River Road in Millbury, MA 
Monument Hall, 62 Monument Square, Concord, MA   
Motif #1 Day Festival, Dock Square, Rockport, MA
Narrows Center For the Arts - 16 Anawan Street, Fall River, MA 
Nashoba Valley Winery, 100 Wattaquadoc Hill Road, Bolton, MA
National Heritage Museum, 33 Marrett Road, Lexington, MA .
New Bridge on the Charles, 7000 Great Meadow Road, Dedham, MA 
New World Tavern,  56 Main Street, Plymouth, MA
Old Frog Pond Farm,  38 Eldridge Road, Harvard, MA 
Old Home Day, Carlisle Center, Carlisle, MA
Old Jailhouse Tavern, 28 W Road, Orleans, MA
Old Ship Parish Coffeehouse Off the Square, 107 Main Street, Hingham, MA 
Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road, Sturbridge, MA
One World Coffeehouse, 59 Main Street, Essex, MA
Outpost 186, 186 Hampshire Str., Cambridge, MA
Overlook Life Care Center, 88 Masonic Home Road, Charlton, MA
Oysterfest, Main Street, Wellsfleet, MA 
Partridge Field Park Cruise Night, East Main Street, Peru, MA 
Penbrook Art Festival, Town Green, 142 Center Street, Pembroke, MA 
Performing Arts Ctr, Lawrence Academy, 26 Powder House Rd, Groton, MA
Pilgrim Sands Hotel; Sandcastle Lounge, 150 Warren Avenue, Plymouth, MA
Plough & Stars, 912 Mass Ave., Cambridge, MA
Polish American Citizens Club (PACC),  171 Kendall Pond Road,   West Gardner, MA 
Precinct Bar, 70 Union Sq., Somerville, MA 
Public Library, 476 Canton Avenue, Milton, MA 
Real School of Music, 56 Middlesex  Avenue, Burlington, MA 
Rendezvous, 78 Third St., Turners Falls, MA 
Rhumb Line, 40 Railroad Ave, Gloucester, MA
Rilley-Pappas Pavillion, Pakachoag Street, Auburn, MA   
Rockdale Congregational Church, Grass Roots Coffeehouse, 42 Fowler Road in Northbridge, MA
Russell Orchards, Argilla Road, Ipswich MA
Sally O'Brien's Bar and Grill, 335 Somerville Ave., (Union Square) Somerville, MA
Sandcastles Lounge at Pilgrim Sands,  150 Warren Ave., Plymouth, MA 
Sanders Theater, 45 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA
Senior Center, 1 River Street, Millbury, MA 
Senior Center, 4 Goddard Drive, Auburn, MA 
Shrewsbury Summer Concerts, Rte 2140 & Main Street, Shrewsbury, MA
Sinclaire, 52 Church Street, Cambridge, MA 7:00 pm 617-547-520
Smoken' Joe's BBQ, 351 Washington Street, Brighton MA
Somethingith Annual Picker's Picnic, Lynch Park, Beverly, MA 
South Shore Folk Music Club, Beal House    222 Main Street, Kingston MA
St. Michael's Church, 90 Concord Road,  Bedford, MA 
Starvin Marlin, 2377 Main St. in Brewster, MA
Stone's Public House, 179 Main Street, Ashland, MA 
Symphony Hall,  Boston, MA 
Temple Emmanuel, Chestnut St Coffeehouse, 120 Chestnut Street,Wakefield, MA
The 1794 Meetinghouse, Salem Common off Rt 202, New Salem, MA 
Town Common Bandstand, Route 9, Leicester, MA 
Town Green, 14 Mountain Road, Princeton, MA 
Town Hall, 584 Main Street, Athol, MA 
Town Library, 80 Spruce Street, Milford, MA
Trinitarian Congr. Church, 2 Pine Street, Norton, MA 
Tres Gatos, 470 Centre Street, Jamaica Plains, MA
Tufts University, Medford, MA 
Unitarian Church, 26 Pleasant street, Newburyport, MA 
United Church of Brockton, 325 West Elm Street, Brockton, MA
United Church of Christ, 723 Mass Ave, Boxborough, MA 
United Methodist Church, 569 Main Street, Chatham, MA 
Unity Church of God, 6 William Street, Somerville, MA 
Venus De Milo, 75 Grand Army Highway, Swansea, MA 
Village Green at Framingham Center in Framingham, MA 
Village Tavern, Museum Place Mall, 168 Essex Street, Salem, MA
Verril Farm Festival, 11 Wheeler Road, Concord, MA 
Waters Farm,  Waters Road, Sutton, MA 
Wayside Inn, 72 Wayside Inn Road, Sudbury, MA 
Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theatre, 2357 Route 6, Wellsfleet, MA 
Westborough Spring Festival, Bay State Common, Westborough, MA  
Wilbur Theatre, 246 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 
Willow Brook Restaurant, 16 Hastings Street, Mendon, MA
Woods Hole Community Hall, 68 Water Street, Woods Hole, MA 
Woods Hole Folk Music Society,  Woods Hole, MA 

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Acoustic Cafe Coffeehouse, Wadleigh Memorial Library, 49 Nashua Street, Milford, NH 
Applecrest Farm, 133 Exeter Road, Hampton Falls, NH 
Arts & Gardens Festival, Dunbarton, NH 
Back Room, The Mill Fudge Factory, 2 Central Street, Bristol, NH 
Belknap Country 4-H Fair, Belmont, NH 1
Benz Community Center, 18 Heard Rd., Center Sandwich NH
Bluegrass at Nippo, 550 Province Road, Barrington, NH 
Canobie Lake Park, 85 North Policy Street,  Salem, NH
Cate Park Community Bandstand, Wolfeboro, NH
Center Meeting House Fundraiser, Bradford, NH   
Claremont Opera House, 58 Opera House Square, Claremont, NH 
Colonial Theatre, 2050 Main Street, Bethlehem, NH 
Emerson Field, Picnic in the Park, Junction of Thoreau, Everett & Stow Streets, Concord, NH 
Emerson's Wood Days, 418 Old Shaker Road, Canterbury, NH 
First Baptist Church, 88 West Main Street, Bradford, NH
Fritz's,  45 Main Street, Keene, NH 
Governon's Inn, 78 Wakefield Street, Rochester, NH 
Green Concord Harvest Festival, Concord, NH
Harbor Gazebo, Center Harbor, NH 
Hillsborough County Agricultural Fair, 15 Dale Lane, New Boston, NH
Kieran Arts Center, 155 Emery Street, Berlin, NH 
Lebanon Opera House, 51 North Park Street, Lebanon, NH
Meetinghouse Park, 11 Main Street (Rt. 121) Hampstead,  NH 
Mill Brook Gallery, 236 Hopkinton Road, Concord, NH
Mill Fudge Factory Back Room, 2 Central Street, Bristol, NH
Millyard Museum Bluilding #3, Commerical & Pleasant Streets, Manchester, NH 
Mole Hill Theater, 789 Gilsum Mine Road, East Alstead, NH
Nippo Lake Restaurant, 550 Province Road, Barrington, NH 
Old Meeting House, 31 New Boston Road (Jct Rts 136/47) Francestown, NH
Old Ways Days, 418 Shaker Road, Canterbury, NH 
Opera House 31 Wakefield St. Rochester, NH 8:00 pm 603- 335-1992
Pilgrim Church, 197 Middle Road (Rt. 111A), Brentwood, NH
Pleasant View Retirement Home, 227 Pleasant St., Concord, NH
Ragged Mountain, 629 Ragged Mountain Street, Danbury, NH  
River Brook RV Resort. 1120 Route 25, Rumney, NH
Salt Hill Pub, 7 Lebanon Street, Hanover, NH
Spotlight Cafe, Capitol Center for the Arts, 444 South Main Street, Concord, NH
Starving Artist, 10 West Street, Keene, NH 
Stumble In, 20 Rockingham Road, Londonderry, NH 603-432-3210
Town Gazebo, 7 Meeting House Hill Road, New Boston, NH
Wadleigh Memorial Library, Acoustic Cafe Coffeehouse , 49 Nashua Street, Milford, NH
Wakefield Opera House, 2 High Street, Sanbornville, NH 
Walker Lecture Series, 2 Prince Street, Concord, NH
Weeks Estate, Weeks State Park, Rt 3, Lancaster, NH

NEW YORK - EASTERN

Ale House, 680 River Street, Troy, NY
Bangall Whaling Co., 97 Hunns Lake Rd., Stanfordville, NY
Bonnie Castle Resort, 31 Holland Street, Alexandria Bay, NY
Café Nola, 617 617 Union Street, Schenectady, NY 
Canal Days, Fort Hunter, NY 
Christ Church HVBA Potluck Picnic, 20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 
Crandall Library, 251 Glen Street, Glens Falls, NY 6:30 pm 518-792-6508 Ext 237
Dancing Cat Saloon, 2037 Route 17B, Bethel, NY
Earlville Opera House, 18 East Main Street, Earlville, NY 
Emelin Theater, 153 Library Lane,  Mamaroneck, NY 
Farmer's Market, Front & Franklin Streets, Millbrook, NY 
Grahamsville Fairgrounds, Route 55, Grahamsville, NY   
Jalopy's, 315 Columbia Street, Brooklyn, NY
Lake Purdys Clubhouse, 33 Lake Way, Purdys, NY 
Lillian's Restaurant, 408 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY
Little Theater On The Farm, 27 Plum Road, Fort Edwards, NY
LT's BBQ Grill, 2305 Nott Street, St James Square, Niskayuna, Schenectady, NY
Lyon Park Summer Concert Series,  29 Putnam Ave., Port Chester, NY
Maple Ridge Center, 7421 East Road, Lowville, NY
Mollie's Mason Jar, 13 Park Avenue Ext., Hadley, NY 
Northern Adirondack Central School, Route 11, Ellenburg Depot, NY
Olde Bryan Inn, 123 Maple Avenue, Saratoga Springs, NY 
Orchard Vali Golf Club, 4893 Route 20, LaFayette, NY 
Park Coffeehouse 1st Pres. Church, Rt 365 & Village Green, Holland Patent, NY
Parting Grass, 40-42 Lake Avenue, Saratoga Springs, NY
Presbyterian Church, 1452 Union Valley Road, West Milford, NY
Public Library Concert Series, 2 Erie Blvd., Canajoharie, NY 
Public Lihrary, 2341 Main Street, Collins, NY time? 716-532-5129
Rhythm on the Ridge, 2725 Mariaville Road, Rotterdam, NY
Rockwood Music Hall, 196 Allen street, NYC, NY 9:00 pm 212-477-4155
Sheep & Wool Festival, Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck, NY 
Strand Theatre, 28 Main Street, Old Forge, NY 518-581-1604; 518-581-160
Sugar & Spice Cafe, 2600 South Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 
Sweet Basil, 1012 Route 9, Queensbury, NY
Town Hall Theater, 191 East Main Street, Chateaugay, NY
Town Opry House, 15 North Main Street Rt 7, Bainbridge, NY
Village Green Concert, 6 Hamele Street, Wanakena, NY 
Village Library, 193 Main Street, Unadilla, NY 
Westchester Bluegrass Club, Lake Purdys Clubhouse, 33 Lake Way, Purdys, NY 
Wild Hive Café, 2411 Salt Point Turnpike, Clinton Corners, NY
Windham House 1805 Tavern. 5742 Route 23, Windham, NY
Wrench's Wranch, Route 206, Coventryville, NY

RHODE ISLAND

AS220, 115 Empire Street, Providence, RI 06:00 pm 401-831-9327
Breachway Grill, 1 Charlestown Beach Rd Charlestown, RI  
Captain Nick's Rock 'n Roll Bar, 34 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, RI 
Common Fence at Channing Church, 135 Pelham Street, Newport, RI 
Green Grocer, 934 East Main, Portsmouth, RI
Jamestown Parks & Rec Waterfront, Memorial Square, Jamestown, RI
Kenyon Grist Mill Harvest Festival,  21 Glen Rock Road, West Kingston, RI 
Lily Pads, 27 North Road, Peace Dale, RI 
Lola's Cantina, 525 South Water Street, Providence, RI 
Nick-A-Nee's, 75 South Street, Providence, RI
Old Home Days, 181 Howard  Street, Foster, RI 
Peeptoad Coffeehouse, Baptist Church, 619 Greenville Road, North Scituate, RI 
Public Library, 2658 East Main Street, Portsmouth, RI 
Public Library, 150 Empire Street, Providence, RI
Sandywoods Farm, 43 Muse Way ,Tiverton,R.I
Sandywoods, 42 Muse Way Tiverton, RI
St. Ann's Arts and Cultural Center, 84 Cumberland Street, Woonsocket, RI
St. Paul's Church, Stone Soup Coffeehouse, 50 Park Place, Pawtucket, RI 
Stone Church Coffeehouse, 280 High St, Bristol, RI
Sweet Berry Farm,  915 Mitchell's Lane in Middletown, RI 
Twisted Vine, 3 Canal Street, Westerly, RI
Wheeler School Hall,  216 Hope St., Providence, RI
Wood River Inn, 1139 Main Street, Hope Valley, RI 

VERMONT

Barre Opera House, 6 North Main Street, Barre, VT 
Barrett Hall, Strafford, VT 
Bradford Academy, 172 North Main Street, Bradford, VT 
Brick Church Music Series, Williston Road, Williston, VT
Catamount Arts Theater, 115 Eastern Ave, St. Johnsbury, VT
Cedar Circle Farm Strawberry Festival,  225 Pavilion Road, East Thetford, VT 
Chandler Center for the Arts, 71-73 Main Street, Randolph, VT
Darkin Farm, 5797 Route 7, Ferrisburgh, VT 
Farmer's Market in Adams Park, Rt 7A North, Manchester Center, VT 
Farmer's Market, South Main Street, Norwich, VT 
First Congr Church, 52 Middle Street, Lyndonville, VT
First Congregational Church, 38 North Winoski Ave., Burlington, VT   
Goddard College, 123 Pitkin Road, Plainfield, VT 802-454-8311
Grand Isle Lake House,  34 E Shore North,  Grand Isle, VT 
Haskell Opera House, 93 Casell Avenue, Derby Line, VT
Hooker-Dunham Theater & Gallery, 139 Main Street, Brattleboro, VT  
Inn at Willow Pond Pub, Rte 7A North,  Manchester Center,. VT  
Jackson Grove, Okemo Mountain,  Ludlow, VT 
Johnny Seesaw's, 3574 Route 11, Peru, VT 
Lake House Hotel, 34 East Shore North, Grand Isle, VT
Lincoln Peak Vineyard, 142 River Road, New Haven, VT 
Maple Street Park Recreation Dept.,  Essex Junction, VT
Moog's Place, 97 Portland Street, Morrisville, VT 8:30 pm 802-851-8225
Neshobe Sportsman Club,  97 Frog Hollow Rd,  Brandon, VT 
Next Stage, 15 Kimball Hill, Putney,  VT 
Pizza Stone, Chester, VT
Pleasant Valley Brewing, 16 Main St. Saxton's River, VT 
Rattling Brook Bluegrass Festival, Town Field, Route 109, Belvidere, VT 
Rawson Library, 8 River Road, Jerico, VT
Rick's Tavern, 386 Route 30, Newfane, VT  
River Arts Center, 74 Pleasant Street in Morrisville, VT
Rockingham Meeting House, Meeting House Road, Belows Falls, VT
Shelbourn Farms Festival, 1611 Harbor Road, Shelburne, VT
Solarfest, 12 McNamara Riad, Tinmouth, VT
St. Johnsbury School, Western Avenue, St Johnsbury, VT
Town Gazebo, 90 Pond Street, Stowe, VT
Town Hall, 37 Depot Street, Ludlow, VT
Town Hall Theater, 68 South Pleasant Street, Middlebury, VT 
Tupelo Music Hall, 188 South Main Street, White River Junction, VT 
Vergennes Opera House, 120 Main Street, Vergennes, VT 
Walloomsac Farmers Market, 150 Depot Street, Bennington, VT
Weston Rod & Gun Club, 982 Route 100, Weston, VT 

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