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

  • Friday, February 16:
    • Larry Flint and the Road Scholars (Chuck Parrish, Kathy Burkly, George Lewis, & 6pm) - Sally O's
    • Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters, & Seth Lakeman (7:30pm) - Orpheum Theate
    • Eleanor Friedberger (solo, & 7:30pm) - City Winery, (Haymarket Lounge)
    • Railroad Earth (8pm) - House of Blues
    • Chucho Valdes and Gonzalo Rubalcaba (8pm) - Jordan Hall
    • Diane Reeves (8pm) - Berklee Performance Center
    • Jacques Lesure (8pm) - Scullers
    • the Solars, the Womps, & BAERD (9pm) - The Lizard Lounge
    • Jittery Jack and Miss Amy, Stop Calling Me Frank, & the Kenny Highland Klan (9pm) - Sally O's
    • Tim Gearan Band (9:30pm) - Atwood's
    • Barrett Anderson (10pm) - Toad
    • 33rd annual Joe Val Bluegrass Festival with David Davis and the Warrior River Boys, Foghorn String Band, Eddie and Martha Adcock, Amy Gallatin and StillWaters, the Berklee All-Stars, Bluegrass The Band, & many more (6pm) - Sheraton Framingham (Framingham, MA)
    • For the Sake of the Song tribute to John Prine with the Meadows Brothers, Jenee Halstead, Patrick Coman, & Amy Fairchild (8pm) - the Me and Thee Coffeehouse (Marblehead, MA)
    • Johnny A (8pm) - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)
    • Occidental Gypsy (8pm) - Firehouse Center for the Arts (Newburyport, MA)
    • Al Di Meola (8pm) - Center for Arts (Natick, MA)
    • Tokyo Tramps - Hugh McNeil's Pub (Malden, MA)

  • Saturday, February 17:
    • Michael Dinallo perfoms live on the Lost Highway (9:30am) - WMBR
    • Busted Jug Band (4pm), the Freestones, & Space Between (10pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Roy Sludge (4pm), & Ali McGuirk (10pm) - Atwood's
    • Patrick Coman (cd release), & Peter Parcek (7pm) - Burren, (back room)
    • the Lied To's (7pm) - Club Passim
    • Niall Connolly (7:30pm), & the Library Band (10pm) - Toad
    • Sara Evans (8pm) - Chevalier Theatre (Medford, MA)
    • Bread, & Bones dance fusion with Amy Kucharik and Tiger Moan (8:30pm) - Walker Memorial Building (presented by the MIT Lindy Hop Society, dance lesson at 7:30pm)
    • Dietrich Strause and Band, & Aubrey Haddard (9pm) - The Lizard Lounge
    • George Clinton, & Parliament Funkadelic (9pm) - House of Blues
    • 33rd annual Joe Val Bluegrass Festival with IIIrd Tyme Out, the All-Stars Of Bluegrass (featuring Phil Leadbetter, Claire Lynch, Alan Bibey, Steve Gulley and Jason Burleson), Special Consensus, Town Mountain, Po' Ramblin Boys, Red Wine, Too Blue, Jim Gaudet and the Railroad Boys, & many more (noon) - Sheraton Framingham (Framingham, MA)
    • the Sweet Remains (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)
    • Juliet Simmons-Dinallo and the Blue Lonesome Romeos (8pm) - Jasper Hill Cafe & Bistro (770 Washington Street, Holliston, MA)
    • Marcia Ball (8pm) - Center for Arts (Natick, MA)

  • Sunday, February 18:
    • brunch series with the Pretty Saro (10am-2pm) - Club Passim
    • Americana Sundays with Comanchero and friends (7pm) - Thunder Road, (Greg Klyma on the road)
    • Tao (7:30pm) - Berklee Performance Center, (Japanese Taiko drumming)
    • Martin Grosswendt and Susanne Salem-Schatz, & Caroline Kuhn (8pm) - Arts at the Armory Cafe
    • Marc Cohn (8pm) - City Winery
    • Chris Jacobs (8pm) - Club Passim
    • Eleanor Bigsby (instrumental Beatles tunes, & 9pm) - Toad
    • the Crank-tones (4pm), John Dee Graham, & Ben de la Cour (9pm) - Atwood's
    • 3rd annual Joe Val Bluegrass Festival with Hot Rize, the Gibson Brothers, Terry Baucom's Dukes of Drive, Mile Twelve, Southern Rail, the Zolla Boys, & many more (noon) - Sheraton Framingham (Framingham, MA)
    • the Joe Val Wind-up Hoe-down dance party with Foghorn Stringband, & the Beantown Buckaroos (7pm) - Showcase Live, (downstairs at the Sheraton Framingham)
    • the Sweet Remains (7:30pm) - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)

  • Monday, February 19:
    • David Johnston (7:30pm), & the White Owls (10pm) - Toad
    • the James Hunter Six (8pm) - City Winery
    • Monday Night Bluegrass feat. Sean Staples, Eric Royer, Dave Westner, Jimmy Ryan, & and Hazel Royer (8:30pm) - Atwood's
    • Ed White (9:30pm) - The Cantab Lounge, (guest performer at open mic which begins at 8pm)
    • Matthew Stubbs and the Antiguas (10pm) - The Sinclair, (no cover)

  • Tuesday, February 20:
    • Tom Hagerty (5pm), & Johnny Trama and the B-3 Kings (10pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Jeff Conley (7:30pm), & Danielle Miraglia and the Glory Junkies (10pm) - Toad
    • Rachael Yamagata (8pm) - City Winery
    • Neal Morse (solo, acoustic, & 8pm) - Club Passim
    • Frank Drake and Friends, & High Strung Reunion (8:30pm) - The Cantab Lounge
    • Jason Anick and the Swingers (8:30pm) - Burren
    • Hayley Jane (9pm) - Atwood's
    • the Giant Kings (9:15pm) - The Lizard Lounge

  • Wednesday, February 21:
    • Fandango (7pm) - Toad
    • Cherish The Ladies (8pm) - City Winery
    • Long Is The Walk (8pm) - Club Passim
    • Ali McGuirk and Sarah Brindel (9pm) - The Lizard Lounge
    • Ashley Jordan (9pm) - Atwood's

  • Thursday, February 22:
    • Noble Dust, & Eva and the Oak (7pm) - Burren, (back room)
    • Kris Delmhorst (7:30pm) - Club Passim
    • Melvern Taylor and his Fabulous Meltones (7:30pm) - Toad
    • James Blood Ulmer (8pm) - Scullers
    • Keren Ann (8pm) - City Winery
    • Vapors of Morphine play Morphine's “Cure For Pain, ” Jimmy Ryan, Ken Winoker (two shows, both SOLD OUT, & 8pm and 10pm) - The Lizard Lounge
    • Bees Deluxe - Common Ground (319 Broadway, Arlington, MA)
    • Strangers by Accident, & Atlas Lab (10pm) - Atwood's
    • Big Bill Morganfield with Jason Ricci and Mr. Nick and the Dirty Tricks (7:30pm) - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)

  • Friday, February 23:
    • Tom Hagerty Acoustic Band (6pm) - Sally O's
    • Monica Rizzo (7pm) - Burren, (back room)
    • Kris Delmhorst (7:30pm) - Club Passim
    • the Dennis Brennan Band, & Hayley Thompson-King (8pm) - City Winery
    • Shelby Lynne (8pm) - Center for Arts (Natick, MA)
    • Tyler Childers, & Kelsey Waldon (9pm SOLD OUT) - The Sinclair
    • Session Americana (9pm) - Once
    • Tim Gearan Band (9:30pm) - Atwood's
    • the Whiskey Geese (10pm) - Toad
    • Guy Van Duser and Billy Novick, & Amy Kucharik (8pm) - the Me and Thee Coffeehouse (Marblehead, MA)

  • Saturday, February 24:
    • Fred and Phil's exotic adventures continue on the Lost Highway (8-10am) - WMBR, (big Doug on the knobs and buttons)
    • Szlachetka (2pm) - Club Passim
    • Reina del Cid, & Jamie Kallestad (4pm) - Atwood's
    • Josh Lederman and the Cambridge-Somerville All-Stars (4pm), Elisa Smith and the Tiny Little Lies, & Billy Dodge Moody (10pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • CRASHfest with Rubblebucket, Vieux Farka Toure, Mokoomba, Zeshan B, Flor de Toloache, Tal National, Innov Gnawa, Newpoli, So Sol, Kotoko Brass, Emperor Norton's Stationary Marching Band, & more (5:30pm) - House of Blues
    • Tom Papa (7pm) - City Winery
    • the Beantown Bukaroos (7pm) - Burren (back room, dance lessons at 6:30pm)
    • Sarah Blacker and New England Groove Association, & Ryan Tennis (7pm) - Club Passim
    • Jill McCracken (7:30pm) - Toad
    • Phoebe Bridgers, & Soccer Mommy (7:30pm) - Great Scott
    • OldJack, Abbie Barrett, & the Horse Eyed Men (9:15pm) - The Lizard Lounge
    • Kid Wolf, & Kate Lorenz and the Constellations (10pm) - Atwood's
    • Ronnie Earl and the Broadcasters (8pm) - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)
    • Tom Paxton and the Don Juans (8pm) - Center for Arts (Natick, MA)

  • Sunday, February 25:
    • brunch series with the Brooks Robertson (10am-2pm) - Club Passim
    • Gin Daisy (4pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Jimmy Ryan and Hayride (4pm), & Amalia (9:15pm) - Atwood's
    • Sarah Bauhan (cd release, & 4pm) - Burren, (back room)
    • Roy Sludge Trio (6pm) - Sally O's
    • Greg Klyma's Americana Sundays with Living Wage (Frank Drake, Paul Dilley, & 7pm) - Thunder Road
    • the Oh Hellos, & Lowland Hum (7pm) - The Paradise
    • Lyle Brewer, & David Tanklefsky (7pm) - Club Passim

  • Monday, February 26:
    • Zdravets (7pm), & the Jason Anick Gypsy Jazz Quartet (8pm) - Club Passim
    • David Johnston (7:30pm), & the White Owls (9pm) - Toad
    • Monday Night Bluegrass feat. Sean Staples, Eric Royer, Dave Westner, & Joe Kessler (8:30pm) - Atwood's
    • Field Day (8:30pm) - Once
    • Geoff Bartley (9:30pm) - The Cantab Lounge, (guest performer at open mic which begins at 8pm)
    • Matthew Stubbs and the Antiguas (10pm) - The Sinclair, (no cover)
    • Michael Dinallo and Juliet Simmons-Dinallo with special guests (7pm) - Acoustic Lounge (6 Middle Street, Plymouth, MA)

  • Tuesday, February 27:
    • Tom Hagerty (5pm), & Johnny Trama and the B-3 Kings (10pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Spider John Koerner (7pm) - Sally O's
    • the Franc Graham Band (7:30pm), & the Blue Ribbons (10pm) - Toad
    • Eliot Bronson (8pm) - Club Passim
    • Rick Mier and the Ricktones, & Dixie Butterhounds (8:30pm) - The Cantab Lounge
    • Jason Anick and the Swingers (8:30pm) - Burren
    • the Giant Kings, & Christy Hays (9pm) - The Lizard Lounge
    • Hayley Jane (9pm) - Atwood's
    • Ed Scheer's Tuesday Night Allstars with Michael Dinallo and Juliet Simmons Dinallo (8pm) - Corrib (Brighton, MA)
    • Tony Savarino and the Savtones, Minx, & Brown Lasers - Midway Cafe

  • Wednesday, February 28:
    • Fandango (7pm) - Toad
    • Robbie O'Connell, & Rose Clancy (7:30pm) - Burren, (back room)
    • Howard Jones (solo), & Rachel Sage (8pm) - City Winery
    • Lenny Solomon, & Junko Ogawa (8pm) - Club Passim
    • Aaron Watson, Jack Ingram, & Ryan Beaver (8:15pm) - The Sinclair
    • Shannon McNally (9pm) - Atwood's
    • the Dennis Brennan Band, & Dinty Child of Session Americana (9:30pm) - The Lizard Lounge

  • Thursday, March 1:
    • the Wind and the Wave, Rachael Price, & Jesse Ruben (7:30pm) - Sonia
    • Tommy Emmanuel, & Rodney Crowell (8pm) - Wilbur Theatre
    • Joanne Shaw Taylor (8pm) - City Winery
    • Dan Mills, & Hayley Sabella (8pm) - Club Passim
    • The STASH! Band, & the Lonely Heartstring Band (9pm) - The Lizard Lounge
    • Corey Smith, & Kasey Tyndall (9pm) - The Sinclair
    • Baker Thomas Band (10pm) - Toad
    • Magen Tracy and the Missed Connections, & Box of Birds (10pm) - Atwood's
    • Howard Jones (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Friday, March 2:
    • Robert Ellis and Courtney Hartman perform the songs of John Hartford (8pm) - Cafe 939
    • Enter the Haggis (8pm) - City Winery
    • Mierlita (8pm) - Arts at the Armory Cafe, (Romanian fiddle music)
    • Dervish (8pm) - First Parish Church, (Harvard Square)
    • Whiskey Treaty Roadshow, & Kaiti Jones (8pm) - Club Passim
    • Sam Moss and the Half Moons, & the Western Den (9pm) - The Lizard Lounge
    • Tim Gearan Band (9:30pm) - Atwood's
    • Skipper's Alley (8pm) - Belleville Congregational Church (300 High Street, Newburyport, MA)
    • Birds of Chicago (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)
    • Johnny Nicholas (8pm) - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)
    • Dom Flemons (8pm) - the Me and Thee Coffeehouse (Marblehead, MA)

  • Saturday, March 3:
    • the Vinegar Flies (4pm), & Jamie McLean Band (10pm) - Atwood's
    • Johnnie Mac and the Local Forecast (4pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • Alloy Orchestra provides live soundtrack for Buster Keaton's 1926 silent film The General (4:30pm), & a rare showing of the 1926 silent Japanese film A Page Of Madness with a new soundtrack (8pm) - Somerville Theatre
    • John Schindler, & Tom Smith and guests (7pm) - Burren, (back room)
    • Mike Gent of the Figgs (7:30pm), & David Johnston Band (10pm) - Toad
    • Songwriter Sessions with Alice Howe,  Kim Moberg, & Kirsten Manville (7:30pm) - Arts at the Armory Cafe
    • the Zombies, & Don Dilego (8pm) - City Winery
    • the Resophonics, & Asa Brebner (8pm) - Club Passim
    • Headlands (7pm) - Upstairs at Main (Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport, MA)
    • Trevor Hall (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)
    • Robert Ellis and Courtney Hartman perform the songs of John Hartford (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)
    • Christine Lavin, & Don White (8pm) - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)

  • Sunday, March 4:
    • Peter Hi Fi and Electric Blues (4pm) - Atwood's
    • Sarah Levecque (4pm) - The Plough and Stars
    • bruch series with the Mairi Chaimbeul (10am-2pm) - Club Passim, (Scottish harp)
    • We Banjo 3 (3pm, & 7pm SOLD OUT) - Rockwell (Davis Square, Somerville, MA)
    • the Chandler Travis Philharmonic (5pm) - Midway Cafe
    • Sean Staples, & Lisa Bastoni (7pm) - Club Passim
    • the Zombies, & Bruce Sudano (8pm) - City Winery
    • Weird Al Yankovich (3PM SOLD OUT, & 8pm SOLD OUT) - Wilbur Theatre
    • Amy Rigby (trio, & 9pm) - Atwood's
    • Jim Kimo West and Stephen Jay (11pm) - Club Passim

  • Monday, March 5:
    • Berklee Roots roadshow (8pm) - Cafe 939
    • Matthew Stubbs and the Antiguas (10pm) - The Sinclair, (no cover)

  • Tuesday, March 6:
    • Dave Mason (8pm) - City Winery
    • Jason Anick and the Swingers (8:30pm) - Burren
    • Carson McHone, & Tyler-James Kelly (9:15pm) - Atwood's
    • Jessica Lee Mayfield, & Mal Blum and the Blums (9:30pm) - Great Scott

  • Wednesday, March 7:
    • Richard Shindell (8pm) - City Winery

  • Thursday, March 8:
    • Tune Yards (8pm) - Royale
    • Bhi Bhiman (8pm CANCELED) - Cafe 939
    • Titus Andronicus, Rick Maguire (Pile, & 9pm) - The Sinclair
    • Grant Lee-Phillips (9pm) - Once
    • Samantha Fish (7:30pm) - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)
    • Trevor Hall (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)

  • Friday, March 9:
    • Parsonfield, & Julie Rhodes (8pm) - Brighton Music Hall
    • Rebetoparea (8pm) - Arts at the Armory Cafe, (Greek Rebetiko music)
    • Red Baraat (8pm) - The Sinclair
    • Neal and the Vipers (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)
    • John Hall (8pm) - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)

  • Saturday, March 10:
    • Brett Dennen, & Dean Lewis (8pm) - Somerville Theatre
    • Ballet Flamenco Jesus Carmona (8pm) - Berklee Performance Center
    • Skinny Lister, Will Varley, & DJ Panda (8:30pm) - Middle East Downstairs
    • Terry Kitchen (cd release), & Mark Stepakoff (8pm) - Amazing Things Arts Center (Framingham, MA)

  • Sunday, March 11:
    • the Dustbowl Revival (8pm) - City Winery
    • Compania Eva Yerbabuena (8pm) - Berklee Performance Center
    • JJ Grey and Mofro (7pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Wednesday, March 14:
    • Jon Batiste, solo (7:30pm SOLD OUT, & 10pm) - The Sinclair
    • The National Parks (8:30pm) - Middle East Upstairs
    • Tony Furtado, & GoldenOak (9pm) - Atwood's
    • Jon Batiste (10pm) - The Sinclair

  • Thursday, March 15:
    • Peter Asher and Jeremy Clyde (8pm) - Regent Theater, MA)
    • Dustbowl Revival (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)

  • Friday, March 16:
    • Dietrich Strause, & the Blue Ribbons (7:30pm) - Haymarket Lounge, City Winery
    • Ingrid Andress (8pm) - Cafe 939
    • Fruition (9pm) - Once
    • Peter Wolf and the Midnight Travelers (8pm) - Center for Arts (Natick, MA)

  • Saturday, March 17:
    • Marshall Tucker Band (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)
    • the Fabulous Thunderbirds (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Sunday, March 18:
    • the Fabulous Thunderbirds with Kim Wilson (7:30pm) - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)
    • Lee Ann Womack (8pm) - City Winery

  • Tuesday, March 20:
    • Casey Abrams (7:30pm) - Haymarket Lounge, City Winery
    • Jason Anick and the Swingers (8:30pm) - Burren

  • Thursday, March 22:

  • Friday, March 23:
    • OldJack (7:30pm) - City Winery, (Haymarket Lounge)
    • Barrence Whitfield and the Savages, & Mr. Airplane Man (8:30pm) - Middle East Upstairs
    • Glen Hansard (8pm) - House of Blues
    • Sarah Potenza (8pm) - Spire Center for the Performing Arts (Plymouth, MA)
    • Shovels, & Rope (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)

  • Saturday, March 24:
    • the Last Bandoleros (8pm) - Cafe 939
    • Mark Erelli (8pm) - City Winery
    • Sarah Potenza - Chan's (Woonsocket, RI)

  • Sunday, March 25:
    • Dan Auerbach, Shannon and the Clams, & Robert Finley (8pm) - House of Blues
    • Marlon Williams, & Tiny Ruins (9pm) - Great Scott

  • Monday, March 26:
    • Courtney Marie Andrews, & Matt Dorien (9pm) - Great Scott
    • Matthew Stubbs and the Antiguas (10pm) - The Sinclair, (no cover)

  • Tuesday, March 27:
    • Jason Anick and the Swingers (8:30pm) - Burren
    • Willy Mason (9:15pm) - Atwood's

  • Thursday, March 29:
    • the English Beat (8pm) - City Winery
    • Wild Child, & the Wild Reeds (9pm) - The Sinclair
    • the Wolff Sisters and the Last Cavalry (cd release), & Ian Fitzgerald (10pm) - Atwood's

  • Friday, March 30:
    • Squirrel Nut Zippers (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)

  • Saturday, March 31:
    • Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams (8pm) - City Winery
    • John Pizzarelli (8pm) - Scullers
    • Brooks Williams - Bull Run (Shirley, MA)

  • Sunday, April 1:

  • Monday, April 2:

  • Tuesday, April 3:
    • Yo La Tengo (8pm) - The Paradise
    • Yes Darling (Ryan Montbleau and Hayley Jane, & 8pm) - City Winery
    • L.A. Salami (8pm) - Cafe 939

  • Wednesday, April 4:
    • Sam Bush (8pm) - City Winery
    • Caroline Rose (9:30pm) - Great Scott

  • Thursday, April 5:

  • Friday, April 6:
    • Jay and the Americans (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)
    • Chris Smither (8pm) - Narrows (Fall River, MA)

  • Saturday, April 7:

  • Sunday, April 8:

  • Wednesday, April 11:
    • Dead Horses (8pm) - Cafe 939
    • Ryan Bingham (8pm) - City Winery

  • Thursday, April 12:
    • Eric Anderson (7:30pm) - City Winery, (Haymarket Lounge)

  • Friday, April 13:
    • Della Mae (9pm) - The Sinclair
    • Jesse Cook (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Saturday, April 14:
    • Della Mae (8pm) - Belleville Congregational Church (300 High Street, Newburyport, MA)

  • Sunday, April 15:
    • Jason Eady (7:30pm) - City Winery, (Haymarket Lounge)
    • Rodriguez (8pm) - Wilbur Theatre
    • Colter Wall (8pm) - The Sinclair

  • Tuesday, April 17:
    • Hurray For The Riff Raff, Waxahatchee, & Bedouine (7:30pm) - Somerville Theatre
    • Tyrone Wells (8pm) - City Winery
    • JD McPherson, & Jake LaBotz (9pm) - The Sinclair

  • Thursday, April 19:
    • the Weepies (8pm) - Chevalier Theatre (Medford, MA)
    • Todd Snider (8pm) - City Winery

  • Friday, April 20:

  • Saturday, April 21:
    • Los Lobos (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)
    • Carbon Leaf (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Sunday, April 22:
    • Herb Alpert and Lani Hall (5pm) - City Winery

  • Monday, April 23:
    • Joseph (8pm) - City Winery

  • Tuesday, April 24:
    • Ana Popovic (8pm) - City Winery
    • Herb Alpert and Lani Hall (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Wednesday, April 25:

  • Thursday, April 26:
    • Sam Morrow Band (10pm) - Atwood's
    • Buddy Guy (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Friday, April 27:
    • They Might Be Giants (9pm) - House of Blues
    • Martin Sexton (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Saturday, April 28:
    • the Tarbox Ramblers (7:30pm) - Haymarket Lounge, City Winery
    • Durand Jones and the the Indications (9pm) - Brighton Music Hall

  • Sunday, April 29:
    • Sarah Shook and the Disarmers (9:45pm) - Atwood's

  • Monday, April 30:

  • Tuesday, May 1:

  • Thursday, May 3:

  • Friday, May 4:

  • Saturday, May 5:
    • Brandi Carlile, & the Secret Sisters (7:30pm) - Orpheum Theate
    • Graham Parker (8pm) - City Winery
    • the Suitcase Junket, & Twisted Pine (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)

  • Sunday, May 6:
    • Kat Edmonson (7pm) - City Winery

  • Sunday, May 13:
    • Shakey Graves (8pm) - Royale
    • Matthew Logan Vasquez, & T. Hardy Morris (8:30pm) - Middle East Upstairs

  • Tuesday, May 15:
    • Jackson Browne (7:30pm) - Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

  • Thursday, May 17:
    • Bettye Lavette (8pm) - City Winery

  • Friday, May 18:
    • Jesse Colin Young (8pm) - Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport, MA)
    • Cheryl Wheeler (8pm) - Belleville Congregational Church (300 High Street, Newburyport, MA)

  • Monday, May 21:
    • Myles Kennedy (8pm) - City Winery

  • Friday, May 25:
    • Laura Veirs, & the Hackles (8pm) - Middle East Upstairs
    • Rodney Crowell Trio (8pm) - City Winery

  • Saturday, June 2:
    • the Taj Mahal Trio (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Sunday, June 3:
    • Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite (8pm SOLD OUT) - The Sinclair

  • Monday, June 4:

  • Tuesday, June 12:

  • Wednesday, June 13:
    • Dave Barnes (8pm) - City Winery

  • Friday, June 15:
    • Paul Simon (8pm) - TD Garden
    • John Prine (8pm) - Wang Center

  • Saturday, June 16:
    • Okkervil River, & Star Rover (7pm) - Royale
    • the Mavericks (2pm) - Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)

  • Tuesday, June 26:

  • Friday, June 29:
    • Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls (6:30pm) - Royale
    • Robert Cray and Hi Rhythm (8pm) - Cabot Theatre (Beverly, MA)

  • Saturday, June 30:
    • Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls (6:30pm) - Royale

  • Thursday, July 12:
    • Koffin Kats, the Goddamn Gallows, & Viva Le Vox (8:30pm) - Middle East Downstairs

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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