« April 17 2015 - July 19 2015 »
 
04 / 17

iconic, Grammy-winning songstress & activist

Friday, April 17, 8:00 pm
04 / 18

CD release, rhythm & blues, Latin, Brasilian grooves

Saturday, April 18, 8:00 pm
04 / 19

"Way Past Midnight" a multimedia retrospective

Sunday, April 19, 8:00 pm
04 / 20

original songs contest

Monday, April 20, 7:30 pm
04 / 21

student groups from award-winning jazz program

Tuesday, April 21, 8:00 pm
04 / 22

"nothing short of amazing," extraordinary western, jazz swing

Wednesday, April 22, 8:00 pm
04 / 23

"new American 'folk' music of rare boldness & reach"

Thursday, April 23, 8:00 pm
04 / 24

American Classics with Maggie O'Connor

Friday, April 24, 8:00 pm
04 / 25

folk icons share the stage

Saturday, April 25, 8:00 pm
04 / 26

folk icons share the stage

Sunday, April 26, 8:00 pm
04 / 27
04 / 28

pay your dues, play and schmooze

Tuesday, April 28, 7:30 pm
04 / 29

Quebecois of irresistible energy, infectious verve, dynamic arrangements

Wednesday, April 29, 8:00 pm
04 / 30

wonderful concoction of Scottish fiddle, jazz, Celtic, Latin & West African rhythms

Thursday, April 30, 8:00 pm
05 / 1

folk music legend from iconic trio

Friday, May 01, 8:00 pm
05 / 2
05 / 3

engaging evening with local songcrafters

Sunday, May 03, 8:00 pm
05 / 4

West Edge Opera presents Verdi's I due Foscari in concert

Monday, May 04, 8:00 pm
05 / 5
Tuesday, May 05, 8:00 pm
05 / 6

open-mic storytelling competition

Wednesday, May 06, 7:30 pm
05 / 7
Thursday, May 07, 8:00 pm
05 / 8

"remarkable duo bring chamber music's intensity to folk music"

Friday, May 08, 8:00 pm
05 / 9

free performances, workshops, jams, build a tin can banjo!

Saturday, May 09, 12:00 pm
Saturday, May 09, 8:00 pm
05 / 10

“Godfather of Americana” returns w/ stellar band

Sunday, May 10, 2:00 pm
Sunday, May 10, 8:00 pm
05 / 11

informal evening of chamber music

Monday, May 11, 8:00 pm
05 / 12

accomplished songwriter earning critical acclaim

Tuesday, May 12, 8:00 pm
05 / 13

song troubadours team up for co-bill

Wednesday, May 13, 8:00 pm
05 / 14

"bold & brilliant" Boston folk favorite

Thursday, May 14, 8:00 pm
05 / 15

"ancient, soulful tones w/ a modern rootsy twist"

Friday, May 15, 8:00 pm
05 / 16
Saturday, May 16, 11:00 am

sprawling fusion of jazz, hip-hop, classical, pop, and rock

Saturday, May 16, 8:00 pm
05 / 17

folksters team up for release of great new album

Sunday, May 17, 8:00 pm
05 / 18

original songs contest

Monday, May 18, 7:30 pm
05 / 19
Tuesday, May 19, 8:00 pm
05 / 20
05 / 21

superb & eclectic, winsome, romping music

Thursday, May 21, 8:00 pm
05 / 22

"vivid, compelling, truly original songs"

Friday, May 22, 8:00 pm
05 / 23

fantastic folk trio records live album tonight!

Saturday, May 23, 8:00 pm
05 / 24

hip-hop, spoken word w/ Afrobeat, reggae & irresistible African grooves

Sunday, May 24, 8:00 pm
05 / 25
05 / 26

ground zero of the hootenany revival

Tuesday, May 26, 7:30 pm
05 / 27

homegrown California bluegrass

Wednesday, May 27, 8:00 pm
05 / 28

pack the dance floor Creole classics & contemporary Zydeco

Thursday, May 28, 8:00 pm
05 / 29

"smoky vocals and swinging rhythms"

Friday, May 29, 8:00 pm
05 / 30

honky tonk noir in a white cowboy hat

Saturday, May 30, 8:00 pm
05 / 31

joyful tribute to beloved music & arts pioneer

Sunday, May 31, 8:00 pm
06 / 1
Monday, June 01, 8:00 pm
06 / 2

"jazz sophistication & homespun folk charm"

Tuesday, June 02, 8:00 pm
06 / 3

open-mic storytelling competition

Wednesday, June 03, 7:30 pm
06 / 4

celebrate Pride month w/ rock, soul, and funk!

Thursday, June 04, 8:00 pm
06 / 5

banjo & fiddle majesty

Friday, June 05, 8:00 pm
06 / 6

local favorites present a special evening of distinctly "not cappella" music!

Saturday, June 06, 8:00 pm
06 / 7

evening of folk, blues, Middle Eastern songs

Sunday, June 07, 8:00 pm
06 / 8
Monday, June 08, 8:00 pm
06 / 9

next generation of bluegrass masters

Tuesday, June 09, 8:00 pm
06 / 10

poetic introspection, intelligent songwriting

Wednesday, June 10, 8:00 pm
06 / 11

"jaw-dropping improvising world-music collective"

Thursday, June 11, 8:00 pm
06 / 12

14 Grammys, classic, smokin’ hot bluegrass!

Friday, June 12, 8:00 pm
06 / 13

iconic multi-instrumentalist presents one man play

Saturday, June 13, 8:00 pm
06 / 14

critically acclaimed pop-folk singer-songwriter

Sunday, June 14, 8:00 pm
06 / 15

original songs contest

Monday, June 15, 7:30 pm
06 / 16

ground zero of the hootenany revival

Tuesday, June 16, 7:30 pm
06 / 17

bluegrass veterans making excellence look easy

Wednesday, June 17, 8:00 pm
06 / 18

"the great US songsmith...touching, beautifully crafted songs"

Thursday, June 18, 8:00 pm
06 / 19

Ugly Americans former lead singer; eclectic mega talent

Friday, June 19, 8:00 pm
06 / 20

brilliant Celtic Americana duo

Saturday, June 20, 8:00 pm
06 / 21

indomitable Lilia Skala comes to life in her granddaughter’s one woman show

Sunday, June 21, 7:00 pm
06 / 22

bluegrass reunion w/ AJ Lee, Marty Varner, Nate Schwartz, Max Schwartz

Monday, June 22, 8:00 pm
06 / 23

birthday celebration, cd release, documentary trailer

Tuesday, June 23, 8:00 pm
06 / 24

Argentine ensemble premieres gorgeous new tangos!

Wednesday, June 24, 8:00 pm
06 / 25

Five fine musicians gather at the Freight to make music in the round!

Thursday, June 25, 8:00 pm
06 / 26

epic talents, masters of americana

Friday, June 26, 8:00 pm
06 / 27

18th annual fiddlekids concert

Saturday, June 27, 11:30 am

legendary acoustic guitarist and songwriter

Saturday, June 27, 8:00 pm
06 / 28

featuring the Hadestown Orchestra w/ Michael Chorney, Todd Sickafoose , Jenny Scheinman, Marika Hughes, Eric Garland, Rob Reich, Darren Johnston

Sunday, June 28, 1:00 pm

“foremost jazz violinist of her generation"

Sunday, June 28, 8:00 pm
06 / 29

"high octane Jewish bluegrass"

Monday, June 29, 8:00 pm
06 / 30

ground zero of the hootenany revival

Tuesday, June 30, 7:30 pm
07 / 1

high energy Australian roots band, “the link between Bill Monroe and Mumford & Sons”

Wednesday, July 01, 8:00 pm
07 / 2
07 / 3
Friday, July 03, 12:30 pm
07 / 4
Saturday, July 04, 12:30 pm
07 / 5
Sunday, July 05, 12:30 pm
07 / 6

co-bill of pop sensibilities infused with jazz

Monday, July 06, 8:00 pm
07 / 7
07 / 8

open-mic storytelling competition

Wednesday, July 08, 7:30 pm
07 / 9

c’mon down & wet yer whistle!

Thursday, July 09, 7:00 pm
07 / 10

comedic masterminds of pontification

Friday, July 10, 8:00 pm
07 / 11

w/ Jody Stecher, Kala Ramnath, Paul Brown, John Herrmann, Bee Eaters, many more..

Saturday, July 11, 8:00 pm
07 / 12

prolific, soul-touching songcraft

Sunday, July 12, 7:00 pm
07 / 13

boundless energy, fusion of Celtic, Acadian, Quebecois blends

Monday, July 13, 8:00 pm
07 / 14

ground zero of the hootenany revival

Tuesday, July 14, 7:30 pm
07 / 15

cowpunk country, charged w/ Louisiana flavors, rootsy-rock

Wednesday, July 15, 8:00 pm
07 / 16

New Orleans’ roots rockers return!

Thursday, July 16, 8:00 pm
07 / 17

hot Hawaiian swing comes to the Freight!

Friday, July 17, 8:00 pm
07 / 18

mystical, spiritual & inspiring musical celebration

Saturday, July 18, 8:00 pm
07 / 19

witty, wry composer, troubadour

Sunday, July 19, 7:00 pm