neighborhood songwriter showcase

every third friday @6pm

Stones Throw Brewery, Bellingham WA

Once a month, we host an event at the Stones Throw Brewery where we feature three to four local songwriters, each sharing their unique stories through music. Enjoy handcrafted tunes and a selection of local beer, wine, cider, and ginger ale. Whether you're a music enthusiast, a lover of lyrics, or simply looking for a great night out, come support a rotating roster of local artists and non-profits. Cheers to the magic of music and the connections it fosters!

The third Friday of every month at 6 pm! Free! Family and dog friendly! 

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Interested in performing?

July Artists

Louis is a Bellingham music pillar. who has carved out a career composing and performing literate Americana roots music.

Robin Wallbridge and Kent Rogers perform as Meinhardt Merry -- a heart-warming duo with roots in Whatcom county. 

Paige Woods is known for her powerful voice and moving original music. With heartfelt compositions and a captivating stage presence, she has become a beloved local figure.

Dave gives American music "the Pogues treatment" since 1995! Folk/blues for the new, even weirder America.

Previous artists

Commitment to community

As a part of our dedication to the community that sustains us, we donate half of the proceeds from each event to various local non-profits on a rotating basis. Your attendance not only empowers these gifted artists but also supports important causes, infusing every note and chord with a deeper sense of purpose. Through shared commitment, we can create a meaningful impact and foster unity within our community.

This month's non-profit

The Whatcom Parks and Recreation Foundation promotes and encourages public and private support

for parks, trails, and recreational opportunities throughout Whatcom County, its cities and communities.


Read the Cascade Daily News article by Jesse Stanton

"Stones Throw's Neighborhood Songwriters Showcase, which spotlights local talent on the third Friday of every month, celebrates its first anniversary Friday, July 19."

Meet your hosts

Andy Bunn

Andy is a songwriter and guitarist who writes character-focused songs. Find his solo stuff at bandcamp and at His work with the High Mountain String Band is here.

Colleen Freeman

Colleen is a fiddler, singer, and songwriter/composer with traditional American and Celtic roots. Find her stuff at bandcamp solo and with Marie, the Band and The Wandering Seas. She teaches fiddle too!

Find us

The Stones Throw Brewery is one of the finest places in Bellingham. As a neighborhood taproom that puts the community first with a commitment to the arts, music, and the environment. Whether you are a local or a visitor, come down and say howdy to your neighbors.