Photo above by Skylar Griffith. 

2018 EVENTS (so far!)

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 2 - Seedtime on the Cumberland festival at Appalshop, Whitesburg, Kentucky. A truly fun and meaningful weekend celebrating Appalachian arts!  Tyler Hughes & Sam Gleaves play at 3 PM on Saturday June 2. More info. on the festival coming soon!

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

September 9 - Fall Arts Festival, Josephine Sculpture Park, Frankfort, Kentucky. Sam Gleaves & Tyler Hughes play at noon. Festival info. available here November 2 - The Winston-Salem Fiddle and Bow Society presents Hasee Ciaccio, Sam Gleaves & Tyler Hughes live at Muddy Creek Music Hall, Bethania, NC. Showtime 8:00 PM. Tickets $18 advance, $16 for Fiddle and Bow Society members. Advance tickets available via this link.