Live Acoustic Music Near Norwood, Massachusetts

If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat.

House concerts are a growing trend across the country, where people invite friends and neighbors into their homes for an up-close concert experience. And there are many house concerts being held in and around the Norwood area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.

Many churches and non-profit community groups around Norwood host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together. Several local libraries also host free concerts that are open to the general public.

In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in and around the Norwood area. Restaurants and cafes in the area sometimes also host nationally touring musicians.

Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Acoustic Shows

Aug 4, 2020
Playing at Sandywoods Center for the Arts (Listening Room)
Aug 6, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Aug 8, 2020
Playing at Lizard Lounge (Listening Room)
Aug 9, 2020
Streaming in partnership with Club Passim (Listening Room)
Aug 9, 2020
Playing at The Bull Run Restaurant (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Aug 10, 2020
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Aug 13, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Aug 16, 2020
Streaming in partnership with Club Passim (Listening Room)
Aug 20, 2020
Playing at Shalin Liu Performance Center (Small Theater)
Aug 20, 2020
Playing at Narrows Center For the Arts (Small Theater)
Aug 20, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Aug 21, 2020
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Aug 22, 2020
Playing at The Center for Arts in Natick (Small Theater)
Aug 22, 2020
Playing at Narrows Center For the Arts (Small Theater)
Aug 25, 2020
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Shawn is an American singer-songwriter who specializes in folk rock, instrumental rock, adult alternative, and Americana music and is best known for the 1998 single "Lullaby", which hit number one on the Adult Top 40.
Aug 27, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Aug 27, 2020
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Sep 1, 2020
Playing at Sandywoods Center for the Arts (Listening Room)
Sep 3, 2020
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Sep 3, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Sep 8, 2020
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Sep 10, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Sep 10, 2020
Playing at The Bull Run Restaurant (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Kathleen Alice "Kathy" Mattea is an American country music and bluegrass performer who often brings folk, Celtic, and traditional country sounds to her music.
Sep 15, 2020
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Sep 17, 2020
Playing at The Bull Run Restaurant (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Ex-Park Ranger Dan Weber is a gifted storyteller & performer who’s received accolades from the prestigious Woody Guthrie & Kerrville contests. "Insightful, engaging and awfully funny" and “reminiscent of early John Prine"
Sep 17, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Sep 19, 2020
Playing at The Vanilla Bean (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Compass Records recording artist. Formerly on Windham Hill. Began career at Muscle Shoals Sound Studios. Songs covered by Garth Brooks, Art Garfunkel, Joan Baez, Dion
Sep 24, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 1, 2020
Playing at The Burren (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 3, 2020
Playing at Club Passim (Listening Room)
Oct 4, 2020
Playing at Atwoods Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 4, 2020
Playing at Warwick Public Library (Library)
Oct 4, 2020
Playing at Shalin Liu Performance Center (Small Theater)
Oct 8, 2020
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Oct 9, 2020
Playing at Cranberry County House Concerts (House Concert)
Oct 9, 2020
Playing at Second Friday Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
Oct 9, 2020
Playing at Second Friday Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
Oct 9, 2020
Playing at Lizard Lounge (Listening Room)
Oct 10, 2020
Playing at Atwoods Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 10, 2020
Playing at Lizard Lounge (Listening Room)
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Places to See Live Acoustic Music
in and around Norwood, MA

House Concerts

Lakeview House Concerts (Sharon)
Front Street Concerts (Hopkinton)
Musical Chairs House Concert Series (Lexington)
Upton House Concerts (Upton)
Patti's Place House Concerts (Seekonk)
Zeitgeist Concerts (Acton)
Studio 84 House Concerts (Middleborough)
Cranberry County House Concerts (Carver)
Common Fence Music (Portsmouth)
Log House Concerts (Westport)
Borrowed House Concerts (Plaistow)

Listening Rooms

Carriage House Concerts at Gore Place (Waltham)
Club Passim (Cambridge)
The Lilypad (Cambridge)
Lizard Lounge (Cambridge)
City Winery (Boston)
Thunder Road (Somerville)
Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Somerville Armory (Somerville)
River Club Music Hall (Scituate)
Soule Homestead Summer Concert Series (Middleborough)
VFW Salem, Massachusetts (Salem)
Indian Hill Music (Littleton)
Chelmsford Center for the Arts (Chelmsford)
9 Wallis (Beverly)
The Hearing Room (Lowell)
Galactic Theatre (Warren)
The Collaborative 02885 (Warren)
Sandywoods Center for the Arts (Tiverton)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Not Just Another Coffeehouse (Sharon)
Homegrown Coffeehouse (Needham)
OCC Coffeehouse (Wrentham)
Braintree Folk at All Souls Church Coffeehouse (Braintree)
Javawocky Coffeehouse (Brockton)
Rose Garden Coffeehouse (Mansfield)
Circle of Friends Coffeehouse (Franklin)
Second Friday Coffeehouse (Belmont)
Open Road Coffeehouse (Rockland)
The Bluemoon Coffeehouse (Rockland)
Coffeehouse Off the Square (Hingham)
First Parish of Sudbury Coffee House (Sudbury)
Off the Common Coffeehouse (Bridgewater)
Linden Tree Coffeehouse (Wakefield)
New Revival Coffeehouse (Stow)
Ivy Chord Coffeehouse (Reading)
Stone Soup Coffeehouse (Pawtucket)
Me and Thee Coffeehouse (Marblehead)
Wachusett Music Series (Harvard)
Westford Parish Center For The Arts (Westford)
John Henry's Hammer Coffeehouse (Worcester)
Crossroads Music Series (North Andover)
Bristol Stone Church Coffeehouse (Bristol)
New Moon Coffeehouse (Haverhill)
Cat in the Cradle Coffeehouse (Byfield)
Music in the Gallery (New Bedford)
Old Sloop Coffeehouse (Rockport)
The Old New Coffeehouse (Salisbury)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Dedham Square Coffeehouse (Dedham)
Stoughton House of Brews (Stoughton)
The Square Root Café (Boston)
House of Blues Boston (Boston)
The Bebop (Boston)
Middle East Restaurant and Nightclub (Cambridge)
The Sinclair (Cambridge)
Atwoods Tavern (Cambridge)
The Burren (Somerville)
Town Tavern (Arlington)
Serendipity Cafe (Maynard)
Walnut Street Coffee Cafe (Lynn)
The Gulu-Gulu Cafe (Salem)
Askew (Providence)
The Bull Run Restaurant (Shirley)
Clements' Marketplace (Portsmouth)
The Stomping Ground (Putnam)
Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar (Nashua)
The Vanilla Bean (Pomfret)
Pour Judgement (Newport)

Vineyards & Breweries

Running Brook Vineyard & Winery (Dartmouth)
Newport Vineyards (Middletown)

Libraries

Harvard Public Library (Harvard)
Plymouth Public Library (Plymouth)
Warwick Public Library (Warwick)

Small Theaters

Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center (Foxborough)
The Center for Arts in Natick (Natick)
Amazing Things Art Center (Framingham)
Regent Theatre (Arlington)
Narrows Center For the Arts (Fall River)
Blackstone River Theater (Cumberland)
AS220 (Providence)
The Cabot (Beverly)
The Spire Center for Performing Arts (Plymouth)
Shalin Liu Performance Center (Rockport)
Tupelo Music Hall (Londonderry)
Firehouse Center for the Arts (Newburyport)
Firehouse Theater (Newport)

Outdoor Music Series

West Newbury Community Bandstand Summer Concerts (West Newbury)

Bars & Nightclubs

Brighton Music Hall (Allston)
Mr. Dooley's Boston (Boston)
Toad (Cambridge)
News Cafe (Pawtucket)
Fete Music Hall (Providence)
Blue Ocean Music Hall (Salisbury)
Newport Blues Cafe (Newport)