This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more information, go to www.boston.com and search music, restaurants, arts and crafts, and other goings-on throughout Greater Boston.
Newburyport: Belleville Roots Music presents Dervish, a Celtic band, in concert. Thursday, 8 p.m. Belleville Congregational Church, 300 High St. $35, $30 advance, $10 ages 18 and under. 978-462-0650, www.bellevillechurch.org/roots.php
North Andover: Ellis Paul, one of the leading voices in American songwriting, performs. Saturday, 8 p.m. Crossroads Coffeehouse, 3 Great Pond Road. $20. 978-687-3960, www.crossroadscoffeeehouse.org
Salem: Sonorium XIV is a night of experimental music presented by local and out-of-state musicians including Golden Shores, Axemunkee, and Mitch Ahern. Saturday, 8 p.m. The Griffen Theatre, 7 Lynde St. $10. 978-825-0222, www.sonorium.netSubmit items directly at www.boston.com/addevents