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Folk and Bluegrass


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We're dedicated to finding and bringing to life music in old hymnals - adding our own unique sound and interpretation to them. Adela and Jude perform on all acoustic period instruments to recreate the sounds of revivalist meetings of the turn of the century.
Arlington

Adam Saul-Bloch

"Online home of London/Boston based artist Adam Saul-Bloch. Bio, music, photos, live shows, mailing list & contact."

Boston Bluegrass Union

News and calendar.

Boston Folk Festival

Largest Folk Festival in Boston, held annually at UMass Boston.
Dorchester

Boston-area Bluegrass on the Radio

Listing of local bluegrass radio shows.

Chasing Blue

Young five-piece bluegrass band, playing an innovative mix of traditional and original material.

Club Passim

The classic folk club.
Harvard Square
Cambridge

Evan Wood

Acoustic singer/songwriter.

Folk Arts Center of New England

Promoting traditional dance, music, and related folk arts of many cultures. Has an events calendar.

Folk in Harmony Coffeehouse

The Folk in Harmony Coffeehouse meets September-June on the first Saturday of the month. First Parish Church in Northboro.

Folk Song Society of Greater Boston

Non-profit group for folk fans.

Folk Zone

News and links from several local folk performers.

Harry French

"Harry is a talented singer, guitarist and performer. He entertains in the Boston area with a wide variety of popular music from the 1950's to the present."

Homegrown Coffeehouse

Twice-monthly folk sessions at the First Parish Church.
Needham

Jolly Rogues

Music from 1700 on including Boston sea shanties,Irish and Scottish dance music and songs.

Lowell Folk Festival

The largest free folk festival in the US. Three days of music, dance, food, and crafts, held the last weekend of July in Lowell.

Lowell Summer Music Festival

Friday and Saturday night outdoor concerts at Boarding House Park. Also children's concerts on Thursday and Saturday mornings.

Music for Robin

Non profit, Celtic concert series in the Boston area; folk music information.

New England Concert and Venue Listings

Listings of concerts and hundreds of venues in MA, CT, NH, ME, RI and VT. Also, listings of hundreds of musicians' Web sites.

New Song Coffeehouse

Live folk at the First Church of Christ, Bedford.

Ratsy

Songmistress girl superstar.

Reiner Family Band

"The Reiner Family Band features the lively fiddle - banjo duets of champion fiddler Dave Reiner and his wife Cindy Eid, with their sons Andy and Eric on fiddle and piano. Several friends join in on guitar, mandolin and vocals, in a repertoire ranging from traditional bluegrass and oldtime styles to Irish, Cape Breton, Klezmer and swing."
Lexington

Rich Schroder

Singer, songwriter.
Brookline

The Bagboys

Goodtime Bluegrass, Western Swing and brand new oldtime music from the Boston area. At the Plough and Stars in Cambridge MA Sept-May (Sat 5-7 pm).

Three of Cups

Local group, blending vocal harmony, fiddle, and guitar.

Waystation

Bluegrass band.

WUMB Radio 91.9 FM

UMass-Boston's radio station, playing primarily folk and roots music.


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