Photo above by Skylar Griffith. 

2018 EVENTS (so far!)

February 9 - 11 - Lexington Old Time Gathering, Lexington, KY. Featuring concerts, workshops, square dancing, conversations, open jams and coffeehouse sessions led by an inspiring group of artists. (Sam & Tyler perform from 5:30 to 7:00 PM on Friday Feb. 9, then Tyler will call a square dance at 10:00 PM that evening. Both events will be held at Arts Place, 161 N. Mill St., Lexington)

February 10  - The Acoustic Brew Coffeehouse presents Sam Gleaves & Tyler Hughes at the Center for Well Being, 123 Nittany Road, Lemont, Pennsylvania. Doors open at 7:00, showtime 7:30 PM. Tickets $18 available online via this link or call 570-617-5667.

February 11 - The Valley Folk Friends of Traditional Arts present Sam Gleaves & Tyler Hughes at the Corning First United Methodist Church, 144 Cedar Street, Corning, New York. Showtime 2:00 PM, an open jam will begin at 12:30. Tickets available at the door. General admission $20, children 14 and under: free with adult; full-time high school and college students: show ID to get in for only $5.00; officially disabled (or temporarily in a wheelchair): $5.00.

March 17 - The Mount Toby Friends Meeting concert series presents Sam Gleaves & Tyler Hughes, 194 Long Plain Rd. (Route 63), Leverett, MA 01054. Make reservations via this link. Showtime 7:30 PM. Suggested donation $10 to $25.

March 18 - Sam Gleaves & Tyler Hughes teach workshops at Passim School of Music, 26 Church Street, Suite 300, Cambridge, MA 02138. Sam will teach Appalachian singing and Tyler will teach clawhammer banjo. These two separate workshops will take place at the same time, 1:00 to 3:00 PM. Workshop registration will open in February, $45 general, $40 for Passim members. Questions? Contact the Passim School of Music at 617-492-5300.

March 18 - Sam Gleaves and Tyler Hughes live at Club Passim, 26 Church Street, Suite 300, Cambridge, MA 02138. Box office opens at 7:00 PM, showtime 8:00 PM. Tickets available via this link or call 617-492-7679.  $15 admission.

April 6 - First Fridays at the Listening Room in Wytheville, Virginia presents Sam Gleaves and Tyler Hughes. Showtime 7:00 PM. Free admission, a donation for the musicians is recommended. Make reservations via this Facebook event link, call or write (888) 265-0324 or email

April 7 - Sam Gleaves and Tyler Hughes live on the Floyd Radio Show at the Floyd Country Store, 206 South Locust Street, Floyd, VA 24091. Showtime 7:30 PM. Tickets $12 advance, $15 day of show. Purchase tickets online or call 540.745.4563.

May 25 - 27 - Folk College, a weekend of workshops, concerts, coaching sessions, jamming, singing and dancing at Juniata College in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania!

June 16 - High Knob Festival, Wise County, Virginia. More details to be announced.

August 25 - 31 - TradMaD Traditional Music and Dance Camp at Pinewoods Camp, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Register and find more information at