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The FolkWorks Calendar is a comprehensive listings of folk/roots/trad related events. The listing includes both live and virtual concerts, dances, festivals, and more.

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Ken O’Malley at The Auld Dubliner

The Auld Dubliner 71 South Pine Ave, Long Beach

A true ambassador of Irish culture, he infuses every performance with the rich history of his native land and audiences quickly become engaged with his compelling stories. One show producer put it this way: “He holds nothing back. Whether singing a passionate ballad, playing a solo on the mandolin, or explaining the gloriously sad history […]

Free

Ken O’Malley at The Whale and Ale San Pedro

The Whale and Ale 327 W. 7th St., San Pedro

A true ambassador of Irish culture, he infuses every performance with the rich history of his native land and audiences quickly become engaged with his compelling stories. One show producer put it this way: “He holds nothing back. Whether singing a passionate ballad, playing a solo on the mandolin, or explaining the gloriously sad history […]

Free

Big Pines Mountain Music Bluegrass & BBQ

Tickets for this event must be purchased by July 27th by noon! Bluegrass and BBQ, up in the local mountain pines! Please join The Bloomin' Weeds and Honey Buckets for an evening of music and dinner in Wrightwood, at the inauguration of Big Pines Mountain Music. Tickets are $20 and only 40 will be sold, […]

$20

TONY FURTADO TRIO

fry family farm 2184 ROSS LANE, Medford

WITH GUEST PHOENIX SIGALOVE Very few musicians of any stripe so personify a musical genre as completely as Tony Furtado embodies Americana roots music. Tony is an evocative and soulful singer, a wide-ranging songwriter and a virtuoso multi-instrumentalist adept on banjo, cello-banjo, slide guitar and baritone ukulele who mixes and matches sounds and styles with […]

Rolly Brown

Virtual Event

Rolly Brown is a guitarist living in Bucks County PA. He has been a Nat’l Guitar Fingerpicking Champion and a Philadelphia Music Award nominee. Over a long and checkered musical career, he has been a solo performer, sideman, studio musician, radio producer, and teacher. His musical passions have included folk, blues, jazz, swing, bluegrass, and […]

Piper Sundays

Virtual Event

The Southern California Uilleann Pipers Club invites you to join us for the continuation of our PIPER SUNDAY Zoom Seminar series, helping to support working musicians in a time of Covid, featuring online discussion with guest speakers about Irish piping and music. A hearty Thank You!    

Ken O’Malley

Virtual Event

Ken O'Malley Live Streaming A true ambassador of Irish culture, he infuses every performance with the rich history of his native land and audiences quickly become engaged with his compelling stories. One show producer put it this way: “He holds nothing back. Whether singing a passionate ballad, playing a solo on the mandolin, or explaining […]

Rolly Brown

Virtual Event

Rolly Brown is a guitarist living in Bucks County PA. He has been a Nat’l Guitar Fingerpicking Champion and a Philadelphia Music Award nominee. Over a long and checkered musical career, he has been a solo performer, sideman, studio musician, radio producer, and teacher. His musical passions have included folk, blues, jazz, swing, bluegrass, and […]

Monday’s with John (Whelan)

Virtual Event

Mondays with John The great Irish accordion player PayPal.me/buttonboxman Venmo @john-whelan-37

Rolly Brown

Virtual Event

Rolly Brown is a guitarist living in Bucks County PA. He has been a Nat’l Guitar Fingerpicking Champion and a Philadelphia Music Award nominee. Over a long and checkered musical career, he has been a solo performer, sideman, studio musician, radio producer, and teacher. His musical passions have included folk, blues, jazz, swing, bluegrass, and […]

John Whelan Slow Session

Virtual Event

John Whelan Slow Session Every Wednesday, John hosts a free, live “Taking Time” slow session on Zoom. The session starts at 4pm Pacific time/7pm Eastern/midnight Irish/UK time, lasts for about two hours, and regularly draws attendees from around the world. PayPal.me/buttonboxman Venmo @john-whelan-37