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Feb 24, 2019: Hey friends, just a quick Hobo Travelogue this month, and it's coming to you from the Vancouver airport, while Bram and I wait to get on a plane to Melbourne. Google tells me it's 34C there right now, but we're not gonna complain about the heat, 'cause nobody back on this side wants to hear it. We'll be landing Monday morning... read my words from the road
Further Down the Line World Tour
Healesville, VIC, AU
SOLD OUT Healesville House Concert with the She'll Be Rights, 7:30pm doors for 8pm start, tickets $25. Everybody's welcome, just RSVP to email@example.com to get the address!
Melbourne, VIC, AU
with the She'll Be Rights (Liz Frencham, Bramwell Park, and Esther Henderson) and the mighty Men In Suits at St. George’s Hall, 296 Glenferrie Rd in Malvern, 8-10:30pm. Tickets are $25, here, and the Facebook event's here.
Melbourne, VIC, AU
Melbourne finale at The Spotted Mallard with the She'll Be Rights (Liz Frencham, Bramwell Park, and Esther Henderson) and Liz Frencham opening, 4-7pm, advance tickets available here, or $15 at the door. If you're on Facebook, please help us out by sharing the event, thanks!
Opening for Dala at the Calgary Folk Club with the Second Chances, 7pm doors, 7:30 start. The shows are held at Dalhousie Community Centre, 5432 Dalhart Road NW, and tickets are available on the Club's website. If you're on Facebook, please help us out by sharing the event!
House Concert with the Second Chances, 6:30pm doors, 7pm start, $20-25 suggested donation, kids free. Space is limited; must RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org to save a seat!
Schoolhouse concert with the Second Chances, 7pm doors, 7:30 show, $15 at the door, magic or your money back.
Secret Shop Show with the Second Chances and special guests Sons of Bitumen. Limited tickets available, RSVP email@example.com if you want to squeeze in! Bring your own chair, bring your own beer, $20 at the door. Doors at 6pm, show at 7pm.
Saltspring Island, BC
House concert with the Second Chances, potluck at 4pm, concert 5pmish, suggested donation $20 (kids free), contact firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a seat!
House concert with the Second Chances, details TBA.
Harbour City Concerts show with the Second Chances, at the Unitarian Fellowship of Nanaimo, tickets $20, 7pm doors, 7:30 show. If you're on Facebook, the event's here, and we could sure use your help spreading the word!
East Van house concert with the Second Chances, 7pm start, contact email@example.com to RSVP!
At the new Dunnenzies Pizza location (the old Minstrel Cafe) at 4638 Lakeshore Road with the Second Chances! 6:30 doors, 7:30 start, $15.
Back at the lovely Dream Cafe with the Second Chances! Prime seats are $24, cheap seats $14, tables open up at 6pm for dinner and the show starts at 8pm.
Bringing the Second Chances to the Revelstoke Coffee House! Open stage starts at 7:30, and we're on at 9pm. It's downstairs at the Revelstoke United Church, 314 MacKenzie Ave, and it's just $3 at the door!
Rossdale Presents show in Rossdale Hall with the Second Chances, with dinner at 6pm for $5 (first come first served as quantities permit), 7:30 show, tickets $20 in advance from firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spruce Grove, AB
house concert with the Second Chances, tickets $20, 7pm doors, 8pm start, contact Linda at email@example.com if you wanna squeeze in!
Sherwood Park, AB
house concert with the Second Chances, doors at 6:30 pm, concert starts at 7:30. Contact Darrell and Donna at firstname.lastname@example.org if you wanna squeeze in!
West Seattle house concert, 6pm doors, 7pm show, $20 suggested donation. Everyone's welcome, just RSVP to email@example.com to get the address!
Vashon Island, WA
house concert, details TBA.
I'll be playing a half-hour set alongside three other artists for the Friday Night Coffeehouse at Artichoke Music, 7pm doors, 7:30 start, $5 at the door.
house concert at Ox Yoga studio, 6:30 doors, 7pm start, sliding scale $15-25 donation. Everyone's welcome, just contact Sadie at 541-683-1434 (land line only, so no texting) or firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot!
Grants Pass, OR
house concert, details TBA.
House concert at St. Andrew's House to raise money for a local emergency shelter and feeding program. I'll be playing one set at 7:15pm. Tickets can be purchased on St. Andrew's House website or at the door, contact Dan Oberg for more info at (360) 898-2362 or email@example.com.
House concert in Nepean at Jennifer and Ragnar's place, 7pm doors, 7:45 show, $20 suggested donation, contact Jennifer at firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP.
Music Runs Through It show at the Tipsy Muse Cafe, 7:30 start, tickets $15.00 online, at Tony's Music Box, or at the door unless sold out. Contact Emma at email@example.com if you need more info.
Stoked for my first time at Trout Forest Music Festival! I've heard great things over the years, and I'm pretty sure I'll have some Winnipals there :)
Joining the fun at Turtle Hill Folk Festival! I'll be in workshops during the day Saturday and Sunday, playing my own set in the Saturday night concert, and participating in the closing concert on Sunday.
Schuyler Lake, NY
Cot and Crackers House Concerts, details TBA.
New York, NY
My first ever gig in NYC(!), for John Platt of WFUV's On Your Radar series, at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 3, 7-9pm, tickets $15, available in advance or at the door.
Eclectic Cafe, held at the Unitarian Universalist Society of South Suffolk, 28 Brentwood Road. The open mic starts at 7:30pm and lasts for approximately 50 minutes, then I'm on at about 8:30pm. Tickets are $17 in advance or $20 at the door, and refreshments are available.
Opening for legendary fellow Canadian Garnet Rogers at The Minstrel Acoustic Concert Series! It's at Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Road, there's a $10 donation at the door, and I'm kicking it off with a half-hour set at 7:30. Contact Mike at 973-335-9489 or Minstrel@FolkProject.org for more information. Oh, and if you're nowhere near New Jersey, you can still watch the show on Concert Window! There's info here.
New York, NY
People's Voice Cafe, alongside Such As Us. It takes place in the Community Church of New York, a wheelchair-accessible facility at 40 East 35th Street, between Park and Madison Avenues in Midtown Manhattan. Music runs 8-10:30, admission by suggested donation of $20 or $12 for People's Voice Cafe subscribers, Folk Music Society of New York members, students, and youth.
I'll be appearing on North America's longest running live folk concert broadcast, WVBR'S Bound for Glory, live from Cornell University's Anabel Taylor Hall. It's a live show with free admission, which is also broadcast through Central New York on Ithaca's WVBR-FM, and on line, in real time, at WVBR.com. The show starts at 8pm and I'm playing three half-hour sets 8:30, 9:30 and 10:30.
I'm very happy to be returning for another appearance on Rich Warren's legendary show FolkStage, live in studio for the members of WFMT's Fine Arts Circle, and over the airwaves at 8pm on WFMT!
Mar 1, 2020
Windy City House Concerts, doors open with a light potluck at 3pm, music at 4pm, contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to come!
Apr 4, 2020
Ripton Community Coffee House, held in the historic Ripton Community House, at 1305 Vermont Route 125. Open mic starts at 7:30, followed by an intermission with beverages and baked goods, then I'm on for a 75-minute set around 8:30 or 9. $10-15 donation at the door, magic or your money back.
First time in Hartford! And I can't think of a better place than with the kind folks behind Meeting House Presents! 7pm doors, 7:30 show, tickets $20/$14 for students with ID/children under 12 free, magic or your money back.
Apr 18, 2020
Stoked to be appearing at Voices in the Heights alongside my pals Shawna Caspi and Katie Dahl! Doors open at 7pm, show starts at 7:30, tickets are $15, and it's held at First Unitarian Congregational Society, 119 Pierrepont Street in Brooklyn.
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