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20
Oct

Nate Currin with ACMA members David and Carolyn Stanlely opening Featured

October 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

With over 600,000 miles driven and 800 shows performed over the last 12 years, Nate Currin is a troubadour in every sense of the word. With his roots in the North Georgia clay, Nate has enough of the South in his voice and writing to showcase his upbringing but he includes an emotional trustworthiness that can't be faked. He's shared the stage with plenty of "big" names and had songs featured on a myriad of television shows but Nate retains…

27
Oct

Rebecca Folsom returns! Ray Cerbone opens Featured

October 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Rebecca Folsom WOWED us with her concert last year. We are thrilled that she's chosen to grace our stage again! Rebecca Folsom’s music is about liberation. Her songs crack open hearts, inspire hope, and leave listeners with a deeper perspective. Rebecca’s world-class voice traverses a near-four-octave range. KUNC radio describes it as “knock-you-to-your-knees.” The Daily Camera describes her music as “shining…with lush harmonies,” and Westword Magazine says, “Her songs hit like little earthquakes!”   While her range is impressive, it’s…

03
Nov

The Hummingbirds return! Bill Veach opens Featured

November 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

“Excellent music. Absolutely beautiful vocals. Humid and hot with ice cold lemonade up against your sweaty cheek musicianship. Yeah…back porch, black cat moan type mood done quite successfully.” (No Depression Magazine) The Hummingbirds are husband-wife team S.G. and Rachel Wood. Born and raised in Detroit, now residing in Tampa, their music is both northern and southern Americana, blending both grit, and self reliance with hospitality, and charm. They play old guitars through old amps, bang drums, and even pluck banjos…

10
Nov

Adam Burrows in concert. Bill Burkert Opens Featured

November 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Adam Burrows and The ACMA started our conversation about booking at the ACMA in February 2016! Due to changes in our ACMA life and changes in Adam's life the show date rambled and ran on until it's settled on Nov 3, 2018. As far as I can tell, Adam Burrows is the reason we have the ACMA. He doesn't have a lot of shows booked, he's not on TV or the radio. He's just quietly making independent original music and…

13
Nov

ACMA Songwriters on the Plaza, Ray Cerbone, Robert Bidney , Annie Wenz Featured

November 13 @ 6:00 pm

The Lee County Library has joined with The ACMA (Americana Community Music Association), to offer free Acoustic concerts of all original music. Concerts will take place in the Amphitheater, which is located on South Cornog Plaza. Bring a chair or a blanket, shows will be moved indoors depending on weather. The ACMA is a Fort Myers based not for profit that promotes local artists who perform their own original songs. Come hear great original music and the stories behind the…

17
Nov

Ryanhood! Opener Pete Benson Featured

November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

From the folks that brought us Harpeth Rising! I've seen Ryanhood and can say that they are awesome and 100% vetted by the ACMA music committee, so we are very excited to present Ryanhood to you! Official stuff: Named ‘Best Group/Duo’ in the 2014 International Acoustic Music Awards, acoustic-duo Ryanhood got their first break more than a decade ago as street-performers at Boston’s Quincy Market. It was there that they were spotted by a college booking agent and thrust into…

01
Dec

Mare Wakefield and Nomad. With Karen Cohen Opening Featured

December 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

As the music committe said unique talent rises to the top, a big yes! " and that's one reason why the ACMA is looking forward to Mare and Nomad's show to close out our 2018 season. “Daddy was a seeker,” says Mare Wakefield. “Eventually he became a Salvationist minister. Mama was a gypsy, loving nothing more than a long stretch of highway.” Born with wanderlust in her DNA, Mare lived in eight different places before she was ten. “It was…

11
Dec

Songwriters on the Plaza, Kim Mayfield ,Andy Getch, Bob Williams Featured

December 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Lee County Library has joined with The ACMA (Americana Community Music Association), to offer free Acoustic concerts of all original music. Concerts will take place in the Amphitheater, which is located on South Cornog Plaza. Bring a chair or a blanket, shows will be moved indoors depending on weather. The ACMA is a Fort Myers based not for profit that promotes local artists who perform their own original songs. Come hear great original music and the stories behind the…

13
Dec

Songwriters at Sunset 3:30 pm Featured

December 13 @ 3:30 pm

FOLKS (Friends of Lovers Key, Inc.) has joined with The ACMA (Americana Community Music Association), to offer free Acoustic concerts of all original music. The concerts will take place in the large gazebo located right on the beach. Seating is available for the first 80 people. Additional seating is also available on the sand. The Folks group will offer a Beach BBQ fundraiser at the show. www.friendsofloverskey.org The ACMA is a Fort Myers based organization that promotes local artists who…

03
Jan

Songwriters at Sunset 3:45 pm Bill Veach, Alan Bradford, Chakulla Featured

January 3, 2019 @ 3:45 pm - 5:15 pm

FOLKS (Friends of Lovers Key, Inc.) has joined with The ACMA (Americana Community Music Association), to offer free Acoustic concerts of all original music. The concerts will take place in the large gazebo located right on the beach. Seating is available for the first 80 people. Additional seating is also available on the sand. The Folks group will offer a Beach BBQ fundraiser at the show. www.friendsofloverskey.org The ACMA is a Fort Myers based organization that promotes local artists who…

05
Jan

The Reckless Saints with The Pearl Street Band opening. Featured

January 5, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

It's our absolute pleasure to welcome The Reckless Saints back to our stage as we kick off another year of Americana concerts. Roy Schneider and Kim Mayfield are the Reckless Saints and have been an integral part of the ACMA since our beginnings. As we've grown as an organization, they've continued to grow and hone their craft of creating a style of music they call blue twangled folk n roll. Opening for The Reckless Saints is ACMA's own Pearl Street…

08
Jan

Songwriters at the Plaza Mike McMillan, Millie Van Horn, David Clayton Featured

January 8, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Lee County Library has joined with The ACMA (Americana Community Music Association), to offer free Acoustic concerts of all original music. Concerts will take place in the Amphitheater, which is located on South Cornog Plaza. Bring a chair or a blanket, shows will be moved indoors depending on weather.   The ACMA is a Fort Myers based not for profit that promotes local artists who perform their own original songs. Come hear great original music and the stories behind…

12
Jan

Songwriters at the Library Estero Featured

January 12, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The ACMA is a Fort Myers based organization that promotes local artists who write and sing their own original songs. Come hear great original acoustic music and the stories behind the songs in an intimate Songwriters Showcase.   Jan. 19th, Bob Williams Ken Hulme Glen Sabatka Bob Williams , Always eager to share amusing stories behind the lyrics, Bob's songs are personal. Irreverent. Funny. Sad. And most importantly, true to his heart. With encouragement from family and friends, he produced…

12
Jan

Ukelele Russ, Joe Virga opens Featured

January 12, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Once a year Alaskan Wildman Ukelele Russ comes to Florida. We had to wait 3 years to get him on the schedule, but look out folks, he's a coming! Huge enthusiasm from the music committee got Russ a coveted spot in January so you know you're in for a good show! Official blurb: Alaska—the Final Frontier. Alaska has captured imaginations ever since Thomas Jefferson purchased it from the French for two cases of whiskey and a buckskin pouch of glass…

18
Jan

Doug MacLeod, Bill Metts opens. Friday SHOW Featured

January 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A FRIDAY CONCERT WITH SPECIAL EVENT PRICING OF $15/$20 We are thrilled to welcome Doug MacLeod back to our stage. He's just walked away with another award, he 2018 Acoustic Blues Album of the year for "Break the Chain" Add this to Doug's multiple other Blues Music awards and you've got one seriously good musician! With the ACMA's own seriously good blues musician, Bill Metts, added to the booking we'll have a cool time with hot…

26
Jan

Homegrown Woji & Kozloff Featured

January 26, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The ACMA is excited to have back on stage, these two touring ACMA members Acclaimed, Singer/Songwriter, and hit & run Terlingua, TX resident, Hank Woji is a self described “Jersey Shore Ex-Pat turned West Texas Desert Rat” with roots in folk, country and blues. Critics have described Hank’s music as “acoustic-wielding, sharply observed, Americana all the way” and being “in the best tradition of the Texas troubadours like Guy Clarke, Townes Van Zandt and Butch Hancock.” A Pennsylvania native who…

02
Feb

Escaping Pavement with Ricky Baker and Jason Peters opening! Featured

February 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Bio: Hailed as "One of the most dynamic Americana groups out of Detroit, Michigan" Escaping Pavement masterfully blends and blurs the lines of Bluegrass, Folk, and Americana. Their unique joint frontperson arrangement, with Emily Burns and Aaron Markovitz sharing equally in singing, songwriting, and guitar playing allow for astounding, harmony-driven, musical interplay that has earned them slots on bills with the likes of Justin Townes Earle, Mountain Heart, and Joan Osborne. With multiple festival appearances scheduled, over 500 shows under…

07
Feb

Songwriters at Sunset 4;15 Tim McGeary, Carlene Thissen, Marie Nofsinger Featured

February 7, 2019 @ 4:15 am - 5:45 pm

FOLKS (Friends of Lovers Key, Inc.) has joined with The ACMA (Americana Community Music Association), to offer free Acoustic concerts of all original music. The concerts will take place in the large gazebo located right on the beach. Seating is available for the first 80 people. Additional seating is also available on the sand. The Folks group will offer a Beach BBQ fundraiser at the show. www.friendsofloverskey.org The ACMA is a Fort Myers based organization that promotes local artists who…

09
Feb

Heather Pierson Trio! Bruce and Cece Gallant open Featured

February 9, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We're so excited to finally have Heather and her group back to the ACMA stage, and equally excited that Bruce and Cece continue to entertain us with their happy sound! "If you're one of those people who likes any style done well-- old-school jazz, folk, pop, classical--you'll love this prodigiously talented threesome. Keyboards, brass, all sorts of strings, and beautiful singing make for a dynamic show packed with energy and surprises." Sarah Craig | Caffe Lena | Saratoga Springs, NY…

12
Feb

Songwriters at the Plaza, Joe Virga, Bill Metts, Bruce Gallant Featured

February 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Lee County Library has joined with The ACMA (Americana Community Music Association), to offer free Acoustic concerts of all original music. Concerts will take place in the Amphitheater, which is located on South Cornog Plaza. Bring a chair or a blanket, shows will be moved indoors depending on weather. The ACMA is a Fort Myers based not for profit that promotes local artists who perform their own original songs. Come hear great original music and the stories behind the…

16
Feb

Songwriters at the Library. Estero, Bradford, Knake, Steel Featured

February 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The ACMA is a Fort Myers based organization that promotes local artists who write and sing their own original songs. Come hear great original acoustic music and the stories behind the songs in an intimate Songwriters Showcase.   Feb. 16th, Joyce Knake Alan Bradford Bill Steel Alan Bradford is a unique guitarist, and an old soul singer/songwriter. He performs throughout the east coast of the United States. Whether at a country club, a bar, a national festival, a house concert,…

17
Feb

Gurf Morlix in concert. David Hintz opens. Sunday night show Featured

February 17, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A SUNDAY SHOW. SPECIAL EVEN T PRICING $15/20 for the LEGENDARY Gurf Morlix. Visiting planet Gurf has always been an enlightening experience. After all, this Gurf Morlix fellow – Buffalo born, Texas bred – has provided us with countless indelible musical moments in the last 40-plus years: his exemplary guitar and production work with Lucinda Williams; his instrumental accompaniment to artists ranging from Blaze Foley to Warren Zevon; his production of watermark albums for artists such…

07
Mar

Songwriters at Sunset 4:30, Baker, McMillan, Boz Featured

March 7, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

FOLKS (Friends of Lovers Key, Inc.) has joined with The ACMA (Americana Community Music Association), to offer free Acoustic concerts of all original music. The concerts will take place in the large gazebo located right on the beach. Seating is available for the first 80 people. Additional seating is also available on the sand. The Folks group will offer a Beach BBQ fundraiser at the show. www.friendsofloverskey.org The ACMA is a Fort Myers based organization that promotes local artists who…

09
Mar

Songwriters at the Library. Estero Featured

March 9, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The ACMA is a Fort Myers based organization that promotes local artists who write and sing their own original songs. Come hear great original acoustic music and the stories behind the songs in an intimate Songwriters Showcase.   March 9th , Pete Benson Houseboat Jim, Doug Chaiet   Pete Bensen, Americana music and playing guitar has been his love, muse, and best friend since childhood., Peter has performed for over 15,000 listeners of his regular StreetJelly.com/PeteBensen. online e-concerts.   Houseboat…

12
Mar

Songwriters at the Plaza, Stanley, Popravak, Dahl Featured

March 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Lee County Library has joined with The ACMA (Americana Community Music Association), to offer free Acoustic concerts of all original music. Concerts will take place in the Amphitheater, which is located on South Cornog Plaza. Bring a chair or a blanket, shows will be moved indoors depending on weather.   The ACMA is a Fort Myers based not for profit that promotes local artists who perform their own original songs. Come hear great original music and the stories behind…

04
Apr

Songwriters at Sunset 5:45 Metts, Jordan, Williams Featured

April 4, 2019 @ 5:45 pm - 7:15 pm

FOLKS (Friends of Lovers Key, Inc.) has joined with The ACMA (Americana Community Music Association), to offer free Acoustic concerts of all original music. The concerts will take place in the large gazebo located right on the beach. Seating is available for the first 80 people. Additional seating is also available on the sand. The Folks group will offer a Beach BBQ fundraiser at the show. www.friendsofloverskey.org The ACMA is a Fort Myers based organization that promotes local artists who…

09
Apr

Songwriters at the Plaza, Chuck Williams, David Hintz, Ross Jordan Featured

April 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Lee County Library has joined with The ACMA (Americana Community Music Association), to offer free Acoustic concerts of all original music. Concerts will take place in the Amphitheater, which is located on South Cornog Plaza. Bring a chair or a blanket, shows will be moved indoors depending on weather.   The ACMA is a Fort Myers based not for profit that promotes local artists who perform their own original songs. Come hear great original music and the stories behind…

13
Apr

Songwriters at the Library . Estero, Season Finale Featured

April 13, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The ACMA is a Fort Myers based organization that promotes local artists who write and sing their own original songs. Come hear great original acoustic music and the stories behind the songs in an intimate Songwriters Showcase. Helping us close out the season will be multiple ACMA Artists along with a closing All Star Jam

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