Local Music

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The schedule is a project of the Arts Council of Tamworth and is made possible by Erica Banderob, Tom and Jacky Bartlett, Richard Carey, Lora Colten, Jodi Danzig, Maureen Diamond, JC Ferguson, John and Tamara Flanigan, John Gotjen, Natalie Hebden, Marie Hentges, Peggy Longley, Elizabeth Loughran, Beth McCarthy and Jim Alt, Brad McKenzie, Edward Morgan, Greta and George Plender, Sandwich Coffee RoastersAnneliese Smith, Tanna Farm, Mary Trvalik, and Joanna Wiley.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Doug Hazard at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Doug writes, “I’m a dangerous folk singer. This Wednesday at The Corner House I’ll be joined by GARY CASSIDY.  Gary has a beautiful singing voice and a collection of great songs to sing with it.  He’s coming up from East Andover to mark my last Wednesday of the season.  Going out with a bang!”

Friday, April 26, 2019
The Sweetbloods at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
The Sweetbloods write, “The Sweetbloods”, Janet and Phil Sanguedolce, are a local acoustic duo from Meredith, NH.”

Friday, April 26, 2019
Andy Lightning at
Hobbs Tavern, Ossipee, 6-9

Saturday, April 27, 2019
Amy Fairchild at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Amy Fairchild is a multi-award winning songwriter living in Boston, MA. Right from the start of her musical career in Northampton, MA in 1996, this roots-pop beauty garnered high honors revealing a talented songwriter who deftly gets to the heart of the matter.”

Sunday, April 28, 2019
Tammy and John Flanigan at
The Village Green Cafe, 11am – 1pm

Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Roger Sorlien at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Friday, May 3, 2019
Jill Ducsai at the 
Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Sunday, May 5, 2019
Cindy Duchin at The Village Green Cafe, Sandwich, 11-1

Monday, May 6, 2019
Roger & Sue present the Unfinished House Concert
with Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves, Sandwich, 7:30, Roger & Sue write, “Clawhammerist Allison de Groot (Molksy’s Mountain Drifters and The Good Bye Girls) and fiddler Tatiana Hargreaves (Laurie Lewis & the Right Hands) will be here as part of there CD release tour. These young players are two of the foremost old-time and American Roots players on the scene today. Optional Pot Luck at 6:30. Suggested donation: $20”

Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Doug Hazard at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Doug writes, “I’m a dangerous folk singer.”

Friday, May 10, 2019
Taylor Whiteside at the 
Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Saturday, May 11, 2019
The Tamworth Outing Club presents their 2nd Saturday Contra Dance, Tamworth,7:30-10 pm
The Dance happens at the Tamworth Town Hall. $8 for teens and adults; $3 for preteens.

Sunday, May 12, 2019
Lisa Ferguson at
The Village Green Cafe, Sandwich, 11-1

Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Roger Sorlien at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Friday, May 17, 2019
Tim Hazelton & David Young at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Tim & Dave write, The Tim and Dave Show is an acoustic “folkin’ rock” duo from the Lakes Region of New Hampshire. specializing in fun original and cover tunes.”

Friday, May 17, 2019
Jeremy Holden at Hobbs Tavern, Ossipee, 6-9

Saturday, May 18, 2019
Boxcar Lilies Reunion: A Benefit for Mountain Top Music
Mountain Top Music Center, Conway, 7:30 – 10:30
The Lilies write, “Combining spine-tingling three-part harmony and savvy songwriting, The Boxcar Lilies have made a name for themselves with their signature mix of folk, country, blues, and bluegrass-tinged Americana music.”

Monday, May 20, 7-8:30
3rd Monday Song Circle at
The Chocorua Public Library

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Doug Hazard at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Doug writes, “I’m a dangerous folk singer.”

Friday, May 24, 2019
Peter Lawlor at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Roger Sorlien at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Sunday, June 2, 2019
Sam Tracy and Friends at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Sam has been garnering lots of praise for her singing and playing. The buzz is building, and you’ll see why when she steps on stage. Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $15.”

Friday, June 7, 2019
Audrey Drake at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Saturday, June 8, 2019
The Tamworth Outing Club presents their 2nd Saturday Contra Dance, Tamworth,7:30-10 pm
The Dance happens at the Tamworth Town Hall. $8 for teens and adults; $3 for preteens.

Sunday, June 9, 2019
Samantha Fish at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Amanda Fish, sister of Samantha Fish, began as a singer songwriter in late 2012, refining her original material as a solo act for 2 years before she formed her band in early 2014, a Roots Rock and Soul project featuring  Amanda’s signature ‘from-the-gut’ vocals locked into a sturdy groove… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $20.”

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Roger Sorlien at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Friday, June 14, 2019
The Sweetbloods at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
The Sweetbloods write, “The Sweetbloods”, Janet and Phil Sanguedolce, are a local acoustic duo from Meredith, NH.”

Sunday, June 16, 2019
Peter Gallway and The Real Band w/ Special Guest Tom Dean at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Called “a master of free verse” in the Boston Globe, Peter Gallway has released more than twenty-five albums on Warner/Reprise and various independent labels… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $20.”

Sunday, June 16, 2019
Mitch Alden at White Gates Farm, Tamworth, 1-4
Mitch says, “Daddy’s Day, wood fired pizza, the most fun music to listen to on Daddy’s Day… sounds like a plan!”

Monday, June 17, 7-8:30
3rd Monday Song Circle at
The Chocorua Public Library

Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Doug Hazard at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Doug writes, “I’m a dangerous folk singer.”

Friday, June 21, 2019
Tom Bartlett at the 
Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Sunday, June 23, 2019
Harvey Reid and Joyce Andersen at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Harvey Reid & Joyce Andersen will play separately and together, and will take you on a whirlwind tour of American music, with slashing blues, down-home bluegrass, gospel, razor-sharp duet harmony, dazzling fiddle tunes and flashy guitar instrumentals, and the songs that they grabbed out of the air themselves… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $20.”

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Roger Sorlien at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Friday, June 28, 2019
The Inner Bongolians
at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Sunday, June 30, 2019
Jamie McLean Band at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “This Americana, Alt- Country trio will have you on your feet with their infectious brand of Americana / Southern Rock, it promises to be a great night of food, music and dancing… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $20.”

Wednesday, July 3, 2019
Doug Hazard at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Doug writes, “I’m a dangerous folk singer.”

Friday, July 5, 2019
Doug Hazard at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Doug writes, “I’m a dangerous folk singer.”

Sunday, July 7, 2019
Comedians
Mike McDonald and Carolyn Plummer at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Mike McDonald is Funny-smart, with a PHD in sarcasm…Carolyn possesses an uncanny ability to introspectively pull funny from places most of us hide from… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $20.”

Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Roger Sorlien at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Friday, July 12, 2019
The Starlight Honeys at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Saturday, July 13, 2019
Mitch Alden at the The Tamworth Farmer’s Market, Tamworth, 9am-1pm
Mitch says, “early harvest ecstasies… I”ll do my best to sing as wonderful as the vegees taste!”

Saturday, July 13, 2019
The Tamworth Outing Club presents their 2nd Saturday Contra Dance, Tamworth,7:30-10 pm
The Dance happens at the Tamworth Town Hall. $8 for teens and adults; $3 for preteens.

Monday, July 15, 7-8:30
3rd Monday Song Circle at
The Chocorua Public Library

Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Doug Hazard at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Doug writes, “I’m a dangerous folk singer.”

Friday, July 19, 2019
Peter Heimlich at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Saturday, July 20, 2019
Jon Stetson – America’s Master Mentalist at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Jon has performed at The White House three times, and was the chief consultant to the CBS show, The Mentalist, and who the lead character was based on… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $20.”

Sunday, July 21, 2019
Marcia Ball at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Texas-born, Louisiana-raised pianist, songwriter and vocalist — and official 2018 Texas State Musician — Marcia Ball was inducted into the Austin City Limits Hall Of Fame on October 25, 2018… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $40.”

Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Roger Sorlien at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Friday, July 26, 2019
Paul Hubert at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Saturday, July 27, 2019
John Davidson at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “By popular demand we’re bringing John back for his third show at The Farmstand! Star of TV, Film and Broadway… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $30.”

Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Doug Hazard at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Doug writes, “I’m a dangerous folk singer.”

Sunday, August 4, 2019
Alana MacDonald of
Devonsquare at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “She will be performing with former backing musicians for Devonsquare, debuting some new songs she has written, and taking you down memory lane with some classic Devonsquare tunes, accompanied by Teg Glendon, Robbie Coffin, and Michael McInnis … Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $25.”

Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Roger Sorlien at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Friday, August 9, 2019
Cindy Duchin at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Saturday, August 10, 2019
The Tamworth Outing Club presents their 2nd Saturday Contra Dance, Tamworth,7:30-10 pm
The Dance happens at the Tamworth Town Hall. $8 for teens and adults; $3 for preteens.

Sunday, August 11, 2019
Jon Pousette Dart Duo at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Jon Pousette-Dart is best known as an American Classic and Folk Rock songwriter, musician, and performing artist… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $40.”

Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Doug Hazard at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Doug writes, “I’m a dangerous folk singer.”

Friday, August 16, 2019
The Sweetbloods at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
The Sweetbloods write, “The Sweetbloods”, Janet and Phil Sanguedolce, are a local acoustic duo from Meredith, NH.”

Saturday, August 17, 2019
Mitch Alden at the The Tamworth Farmer’s Market, Tamworth, 9am-1pm
Mitch says, “reap all that is lovely and delicious!!! and I”ll do my best to sing as wonderful as the vegees taste!”

Sunday, August 18, 2019
Soggy Po’ Boys – A New Orleans Dance Party at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Born on a snowy Fat Tuesday night of 2012, the Soggy Po’ Boys have been honing their craft of New Orleans’ music in their Tuesday residency in their home town of Dover New Hampshire… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $20.”

Monday, August 19, 7-8:30
3rd Monday Song Circle at
The Chocorua Public Library

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Roger Sorlien at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Friday, August 23, 2019
Tom Bartlett at the 
Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Sunday, August 25, 2019
Walter Parks and Amy Fairchild at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “two of our favorite singer/songwriters return for a co-billed night of great music… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $20.”

Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Doug Hazard at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Doug writes, “I’m a dangerous folk singer.”

Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Roger Sorlien at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Friday, September 6, 2019
Audrey Drake at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Sunday, September 8, 2019
Vance Gilbert at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Vance Gilbert burst onto the singer/songwriter scene in the early 90’s when buzz started spreading in the folk clubs of Boston about an ex-multicultural arts teacher who was knocking ’em dead at open mics… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $25.”

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Doug Hazard at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Doug writes, “I’m a dangerous folk singer.”

Friday, September 13, 2019
Jill Ducsai at the 
Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Saturday, September 14, 2019
Mitch Alden at the The Tamworth Farmer’s Market, Tamworth, 9am-1pm
Mitch says, “as the seasons turn and the garden’s bounty keeps on giving, I”ll do my best to sing as wonderful as the vegees taste!”

Saturday, September 14, 2019
The Tamworth Outing Club presents their 2nd Saturday Contra Dance, Tamworth,7:30-10 pm
The Dance happens at the Tamworth Town Hall. $8 for teens and adults; $3 for preteens.

Sunday, September 15, 2019
Kerri Powers at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Powers Makes It Consistently Clear That She’s Adept At Expressing Sentiments That Ring And Resonate With Common Appeal. With The Assertive “Mine The River,” She Explores The Idea Of Finding A “Motherlode,” Using It As A Metaphor For Striking It Rich In Romance And Maintaining A Sense Of Gratitude, Even When Faith Seems Especially Fleeting… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $15.”

Monday, September 16, 7-8:30
3rd Monday Song Circle at
The Chocorua Public Library

Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Roger Sorlien at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Friday, September 20, 2019
Peter Lawlor at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm

Sunday, September 22 2019
Carla Ryder and the Blue Ribbons at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Carla Ryder: Rock n’ roll flapper, garage serenader, folk balladeer, front-porch chanteuse, country crooner, lover of language. She is a wife, mother of three young kids, urban public school educator, front-woman, singer, and songwriter… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $20.”

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Doug Hazard at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Doug writes, “I’m a dangerous folk singer.”

Friday, September 27, 2019
Doug Hazard at the Corner House Pub, Sandwich, 6:30-9:30 pm
Doug writes, “I’m a dangerous folk singer.”

Sunday, September 29 2019
Jon Butcher and Allen Estes at The Farmstand, 7pm
Kimball says, “Two legendary Boston rockers return to The Barn this summer after an entrancing night of acoustic music last fall.  Both The Estes Boys and Jon Butcher Axis have been an important part of the Boston music scene for many years… Doors are at 6:00pm, Music begins at 7:00, and all shows are BYOB. Tickets are $25.”