Articles and Websites on House Concerts

4/28/17, Music in Motion Columbus: “Friday Spotlight, Rod Picott, a Columbus Living Room, and a Whole New World”

10/23/16, Salon, “Rock the House: Off the Grid Home Concerts Make Musicians and Audiences Very Happy”

4/28/15 No Depression, “It’s Time to Talk About House Concerts,” by Raina Rose,

2/9/15, 7X7 Magazine, “Get Invited to These Exclusive Living Room Concerts,” (including us!), http://www.7×

2/8/15, ABC 7 News,

East Bay Express, 5/14/14, “The Living Room Stage,”

Riverfront Times, 10/31/13, “For Touring Musicians, the Ease of Living-Room Concerts Prove There is No Place Like Someone Else’s Home,”

Culturemap Austin, 2/16/12, “From Living Room to Listening Room: ‘House Concerts’ Offer Artists and Audiences an Alternative to Downtown Dives”

Philadelphia Inquirer, 3/29/11, “Woodstock Generation Getting Its Music in Philadelphia-Area Homes”

Denver Post, 3/18/11, “Rock and Roll Delivered: Bringing It All Back Home with Living-Room Concerts”

Toronto Sun, 1/1/11, “Are House Concerts the Next Big Thing?”–are-house-concerts-the-next-big-thing

New York Times, 12/4/10, “For the Ultimate, Intimate Concert, Host It Yourself”

San Francisco Chronicle, 1/14/10, “House Concerts an Alternative to Commercial Shows”

San Francisco Chronicle, 11/29/10, “House of Blues … and folk, country, classical, rock …East Bay homeowners are opening their living rooms as music venues”

Concerts in Your Home is a website with house concert listings and tips for how to put on concerts.

Other Bay Area House Concert Venues

We have a very active group,

East Bay:

Wisteria Ways (Oakland)
Rose Street House of Music (Berkeley), (510) 594-4000 Ext. MUS.
Sally Greenberg (Berkeley), (510) 644-2135.
Strings (Oakland)
SYLA Presents (Oakland)
Avonova (Oakland)
Fifth Street Farms (Berkeley)
Boat House Concerts (Oakland)
K Street House Concert Series, (Livermore)
Millenium House, (Berkeley)
Concerts Off The Circle


Acoustic Vortex (Larkspur)

San Francisco:
Chez Hanny
KC Turner (Marin and San Francisco)
450 Live!
Carriage House Concerts

South Bay:

Acoustic Tune-Ups at Joe’s Garage ( San Mateo) E-mail
Blue Rock House Concerts (Menlo Park)
Mountain View House Concerts
Music Near The Hearth (Sunnyvale)
The Woodshed (Los Gatos)

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