WTIM: Music around town: April 9 edition

What’s going on musically in the Berks-Mont Newspapers coverage area? A lot, and we want to help keep everyone in the know.

Local Bands and Venues

9 Apr – The Legendary Barto Jamat The Other Farm Brewing Co, Boyertown (7:30 p.m. start)

10 Apr – Polski Swingmasters at The Reading Liederkranz, Reading (6:30 p.m. start)

10 Apr – Open Mic w/ Cliff Stackonis at The Other Farm Brewing Co, Boyertown (7 p.m. start)

10 Apr – Open Mic w/ Dennis “Two Shoes” Schwartz at Good Eatz, West Reading (7:30 p.m. start)

10 Apr – Hopwood at Cutillos Restaurant, Pottstown (7 p.m. start)

11 Apr – Levi Bone at Kinzers Station Tavern, Kinzers (9 p.m. start)

11 Apr – Jim Meck & The Guide Dogs Pregame show for the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs at Coca-Cola Park, Allentown (5:15 p.m. start)

11 Apr – Chestnut Grove at The Water Tower, Oaks (9 p.m. start)

11 Apr – Born Cross Eyed at The Other Farm Brewing Co, Boyertown (8:30 p.m. start)

11 Apr – Monkey Bizzness at Rons Crooked Hill Tavern, Sanatoga (9 p.m. start)

11 Apr – Me Against Me at Blind Hartmans Tavern, Temple (9:30 p.m. start)

11 Apr – Jammin for Dollars & Silent Auction at The Half Moon Café at clay on Main, Oley (8 p.m. start, $10 donation)

11 Apr - Scott Marshall & The Hillbilly Souls for The Kutztown Folk Music Society at St John’s UCC Church, Kutztown (8 p.m. start)

11 Apr – World War II Dance at Sunnybrook Ballroom, Pottstown (8 p.m. start)

11 Apr – Lights Out at The Greshville Inn, Boyertown (8 p.m. start)

11 Apr – Terry Strongheart & Friends at Cigars International, Hamburg (9 p.m. start)

11 Apr – Minas at Chaplins the Music Café, Spring City (8 p.m. start)

11 Apr – Blackbird Trio at Cutillos Restaurant, Pottstown (8:30 p.m. start)

12 Apr – Jim Meck at the Roman Delight, Orwigsburg (8:30 p.m. start)

12 Apr – Stephanie Grace at The Greshville Inn, Boyertown (6 p.m. start)

12 Apr – Listen Live Music Open Mic Night, feature players The Jayplayers at The Macungie Institute, Macungie (7 p.m. signups, 7:30 p.m. start)

12 Apr – Coast to Coast at The Water Tower, Oaks (9 p.m. start)

12 Apr – Black Rue at Cooper Morgans, Barto (9 p.m. start)

12 Apr – Triple Shot at The Shoey Fire Co, Shoemakersville (10 p.m. start)

12 Apr – The Weathered Road, Cahoma Soul at The Other Farm Brewing Co, Boyertown (8 p.m. start)

12 Apr – Element 22 at Cigars International, Hamburg (8 p.m. start)

12 Apr – Bernard Sarkissian & Tamara Sheen, Down Country at Chaplins the Music Café, Spring City (8 p.m. start)

12 Apr – ShaDynasty at Blind Hartmans Tavern, Temple (9:30 p.m. start)

12 Apr – Bev Conklin at The Bridge Inn, Pleasentville (7:30 p.m. start)

15 Apr – Fade Into the Black at The State Theater, Boyertown (7 p.m. start)

16 Apr – The Legendary Barto Jam at The Other Farm Brewing Co, Boyertown (7:30 p.m. start)

17 Apr – Front Porch Pickin w/ Amy Forsyth at The Other Farm Brewing Co, Boyertown (7:30 p.m. start)

17 Apr – Mike Analocci at Cutillos Restaurant, Pottstown (7 p.m. start)

18 Apr – Jim Meck at The White Palm Tavern, Topton (8 p.m. start)

18 Apr – Steve Walker Acoustic at Rons Crooked Hill Tavern, Sanatoga (9 p.m. start)

18 Apr – Suzanne & Dan, Cliff Stackonis at The Half Moon Café at Clay on Main, Oley (8 p.m. start $10 don.)

18 Apr – Short Fewz at The Reading Leiderkranz, Reading (9 p.m. start)

18 Apr – The Chatter Band at The Water Tower, Oaks (9 p.m. start)

18 Apr – All Night Electric Dance Party w/ Renew benefitting the Berks County Humane Society 10 p.m. until breakfast at The Other Farm Brewing Co, Boyertown (10 p.m. start, $18 tickets)

18 Apr – Sterling Koch at Cigars International, Hamburg (9 p.m. start)

18 Apr – Barb Phillips at Chaplins the Music Café, Spring City (7 p.m. start)

18 Apr – Fisheye at The Blind Hartmans Tavern, Temple (9:30 p.m. start)

18 Apr – Ryan Conroy The Bridge Inn, Pleasentville (7:30 p.m. start)

19 Apr – Jim Meck at Louies Restaurant, Allentown (7 p.m. start)

19 Apr – Chestnut Grove at Cooper Morgans, Barto (9 p.m. start)

19 Apr – Born Cross Eyed Electric at Peppers, King of Prussia (9p.m. start)

19 Apr – Monkey Bizzness at Thorndale Tavern, Thorndale (8 p.m. start)

19 Apr – Egdon Heath at The Water Tower, Oaks (9 p.m. start)

19 Apr – Main Street at The Shoey Fire Co, Shoemakersville (10 p.m. start)

19 Apr – Tom Hampton, Dead & Lovely at The Other Farm Brewing Co, Boyertown (8:30 p.m. start)

19 Apr – Amy & Josh at The Greshville Inn, Boyertown (8 p.m. start)

19 Apr – Dear Anna at Cigars International, Hamburg (9 p.m. start)

19 Apr – Edgar Allan Poe & The Telltale Heart at Chaplins the Music Café, Spring City (7 p.m. start)

19 Apr – Trainwreck at Blind Hartmans Tavern, Temple (9:30 p.m. start)

19 Apr – Ziggy Isaacs at The Bridge Inn, Pleasentville (7:30 p.m. start)

This week we are knee deep in April showers and awesome local music! WTIM friends Levi Bone Jim Meck, Chestnut Grove, Born Cross Eyed, Monkey Bizzness, Me Against Me and Stephanie Grace are all rocking the area this time making it hard to pick just one place to go. Also coming up this week is the Jammin’ for Dollars event at the Half Moon Café in the Clay on Main this event includes dinner, a silent auction and an after dinner jam with local artists and neighbors! Reservations are recommended call 610–987-0273.

Do you want to see your band or venue listed here at WTIM send an email to tdietterick@21st-centurymedia.com with the particulars (at least two weeks in advance) and we’ll get it out there.

Tim Dietterick is the circulation manager for Berks-Mont Newspapers.