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Barry "The Fish" MeltonPAST APPEARANCES 2003-2015                     UPCOMING APPEARANCE

    • January 25, 2003 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - Mill Valley, Calif., The Sweetwater - 153 Throckmorton - (415) 388-2820 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) on drums - (and Special Guests: Terry Hiatt Band)
    • March 8, 2003 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • March 29, 2003 - Saturday 9:00 p.m. - Newcastle, Calif., Constable Jack's, 515 Main St. - (916) 663-9385 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • April 18, 2003 - Friday 9:00 p.m. - Redwood City, Calif.,
    Little Fox Theatre, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City - 650-FOX-4119 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) and special guest (sitting in) Terry Hiatt
    • May 17, 2003 - Saturday 9:00 p.m. - Ben Lomond, Calif., Henfling's, - 9450 Highway 9 - (831) 335-1642 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • May 30, 2003 - Friday 8:30 p.m. - Winters, Calif., The Palms - 13 Main Street - (530) 795-1825 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • June 7, 2003 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother) or Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • June 23 , 2003 - Monday - Oxford - Monday Blues at the Bullingdon - 162 Cowley Road, Oxford - Tel.: 01865 244516
    • June 24, 2003 - Tuesday - London NW1 (Kentish Town) - The Verge, 147 Kentish Town Road - Tel.: 020 7284 1178
    • June 27 , 2003 - Friday - London - 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. - 100 Club - 100 Oxford St., London W1D 1LL
    • June 28, 2003 - Saturday - South Devon - Pigs Nose Inn - East Prawle near Kingsbridge (M5, jnct 31) - Tel.: 020 7267 9452
    • August 2, 2003 - Saturday - 9:30 p.m. - Mill Valley, Calif., The Sweetwater - 153 Throckmorton - (415) 388-2820 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) on drums - (and Special Guests: Fritz & Bobo)
    • August 18, 2003 - Monday, about 7:30 p.m. - West Sacramento, Calif., Raley Field following the Annual Legislative Softball Game (First pitch about 6:00 p.m. - California Assembly and Senate Democrates face their Republican adversaries from the other side of the aisle) - ALL PROCEEDS TO CHARITY! - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) and special guest, Davis guitarist Bill Scholer
    • September 6, 2003 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • September 12, 2003 - Friday 9:00 p.m. - Tucson, Arizona, Nimbus Brewery - 3850 E. 44th St. - (520) 745-9175 - w/ Harold Aceves (late Quicksilver) & Rich Hopkins (Tucson legend)
    • September 13, 2003 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - Tempe, Arizona, The Sail Inn - 26 S. Farmer - (480) 921-1775 - w/ Harold Aceves (late Quicksilver) & Rich Hopkins (Tucson legend)
    • October 17, 2003 - Friday 9:00 p.m. - Newcastle, Calif., Constable Jack's, 515 Main St. - (916) 663-9385 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • October 18, 2003 - Saturday 8:30 p.m. - Winters, Calif., The Palms - 13 Main Street - (530) 795-1825 - w/ Steve Ashman(Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • November 7, 2003 - Friday, about 7:30 p.m. - Davis, Calif., Benefit for Yolo Adult Day Health Center at the Natsoulas Gallery - 521 First Street - Unplugged w/ "West Sac Mike" McGowan, Geoff Goodman, Bill Scholer and Steve Suchil
    • November 27, 2003 - Thursday evening - Tuscon, Arizona - Club Congress at the historic Congress Hotel - Benefit for The Casa Maria Soup Kitchen - with many other fine musicians from Arizona - details forthcoming - w/ Harold Aceves, Rich Hopkins and others
    • January 24, 2004 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - Mill Valley, Calif., The Sweetwater - 153 Throckmorton - (415) 388-2820 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) on drums
    • January 31, 2004 - Saturday evening, event begins at 7:00 p.m. (music at 9:00 p.m.) - Sonoma, Calif., Veteran's Memorial Hall, 126 First Street, West - I'm appearing with the "60's All star Band" w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project), Greg Elmore (Quicksilver) and Kathi McDonald (Long John Baudry, Ike & Tina Turner, Leon Russel, Sly Stone, etc., etc.) - A symposium featuring Angela Alioto, Ralph Metzner and others begins at 7:00 p.m., music (w/ Country Joe McDonald, opening solo) begins at 9:00 p.m. - for more info call 707-938-0988
    • February 7, 2004 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother) or Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • May 9, 2004 - Sunday 12:00 Noon - Davis, Calif., WHOLE EARTH FESTIVAL - Festival Mainstage, UC Davis - I'm sitting in with the Bill Scholer Band
    • May 15, 2004 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • May 21, 2004 - Friday 9:00 p.m. - Ben Lomond, Calif., Henfling's - 9450 Highway 9 - (831) 335-1642 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • May 22, 2004 - Saturday 9:00 p.m. - Monterey, Calif., Sly McFly's's - 700-A Cannery Row - (831) 372-3225 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • June 25, 2004 - Friday 9:30 p.m. - Phillipsville, Calif., Riverwood Inn - 2828 Avenue of the Giants - (707) 943-1766 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • June 26, 2004 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - Caspar, Calif., Caspar Inn - Highway 1, approx. 4 mi. south of Highway 20 - (707) 964-5565 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • July 4, 2004 - Sunday - Free Concert in Sausalito! - Noon to 2:00 p.m. - Dumphy Park, Napa & Bridgeway, Sausalito - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) & Bill Scholer (Joy Buzzards)
    • UK, France and Italy Tour - 2004
    • July 16, 2004 - Friday - Pontypridd, Wales - The District Club - Pencerrig Street, Pontypridd CF37 2HS Tel.: 01443 402550 - w/ Ian Backhouse (drums), Mike Dunn (bass), Nass Bouzida (keyboards)
    • July 17, 2004 - Saturday - West Glamorgen (near Swansea) - Wales, Baglan Social Club - Lodge Drive, Port Talbot, West Glamorgan SA12 8UB - Tel. 01639812412 - w/ Ian Backhouse (drums), Mike Dunn (bass), Nass Bouzida (keyboards)
    • July 18, 2004 - Sunday - Liverpool - The Cavern Club - 10 Mathew Street, Liverpool L2 6RE - Tel. 0871 222 1957 - w/ Ian Backhouse (drums), Mike Dunn (bass), Nass Bouzida (keyboards)
    • July 19, 2004 - Monday - Oxford - Monday Blues at the Bullingdon - 162 Cowley Road, Oxford - Tel.: 01865 244516 - w/ Ian Backhouse (drums), Mike Dunn (bass), Nass Bouzida (keyboards), Ben Mikelson (harmonica) + my near neighbor from Sacramento, Anton Barbeau is a special guest and Something Blue opens the show
    • July 20, 2004 - Tuesday - Leicester - The Musician - Clyde Street, Leicester LE1 2DE - Tel. 0116 251 0080 - w/ Ian Backhouse (drums), Mike Dunn (bass), Nass Bouzida (keyboards) + my near neighbor from Sacramento, Anton Barbeau, opens the show
    • July 22, 2004 - Thursday - St. Albans - The Horn - St. Albans - Victoria Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 3TE - Tel. +44 (0)1727 853143 and +44 (0)1727 844627 - w/ Ian Backhouse (drums), Mike Dunn (bass), Nass Bouzida (keyboards) + my near neighbor from Sacramento, Anton Barbeau is a special guest and Something Blue opens the show
    • July 24, 2004 - Saturday - The Astor Theater - Deal, Kent - Stanhope Road Deal Kent CT14 6AB - Tel. 01304 366077 - w/ Ian Backhouse (drums), Mike Dunn (bass), Nass Bouzida (keyboards), Ben Mikelson (harmonica) + my near neighbor from Sacramento, Anton Barbeau is a special guest and Something Blue opens the show
    • July 25, 2004 - Sunday - Launceston, Cornwall - The White Horse - 14 Newport Square, Launceston, Cornwall, England - DETAILS TBA - w/ Ian Backhouse (drums), Mike Dunn (bass) + local guests including Graham Sleeman
    • July 26, 2004 - Monday - London - The 12 Bar Club - 22-23 Denmark Place, London WC2H 8NL - Tel. (+44) 020 7916 6989 - w/ Ian Backhouse (drums), Mike Dunn (bass), Nass Bouzida (keyboards) + my near neighbor from Sacramento, Anton Barbeau is a special guest and Something Blue opens the show
    • July 29, 2004 - Thursday - Paris - l'espace Kiron - 10 Rue de La Vaquerie 75011 PARIS - Tel : 01.55.25.31.44 - C'est une occasion pour que je voie mes beaucoup d'amis parisiens et de dit des mercis pendant les nombreuses années de l'appui.
    • August 4, 2004 - Wednesday - Florence, Italy - Fierenze, Italia - Piazza della Liberta' - Sarà una notte meravigliosa al Piazza della Liberta' con il "Guru of the Blues," Fabrizio Berti
    • August 21, 2004 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - Mill Valley, Calif., The Sweetwater - 153 Throckmorton - (415) 388-2820 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) on drums
    • September 2, 2004 - Thursday 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Davis, Calif., America Can Do Better (sponsored by Yolo Beat Bush) - at the Cabo, 139 G Street, Davis - (530) 297-7120 - I'll be playing solo, pitching in to the local campaign and I just heard Anton Barbeau is gonna drop in for a set
    • September 3, 2004 - Friday - 9:00 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., I'll be playing at the Merl Saunders CD pre-release party at the Great American Music Hall - I'll just be playing a couple of songs, but many of Merl's friends will be playing to support Merl on the road to a full recovery
    • September 11, 2004 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • September 18, 2004 # 1 (Note, I've got two gigs today) - Saturday 2:00 p.m. - Sebastopol, Calif. - A free set starting at 2:00 p.m. in the Sebastopol Town Plaza (The Sebastopol Plaza is right downtown in Sebastopol, tucked at the corner of Petaluma Ave and McKinley streets, right across from Whole Foods and Box Office Video. Petaluma Ave is the northbound portion of highway 116, while Main St. is the southbound portion (with houses and stuff in between) - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) on drums
    • September 18, 2004 # 2 (Note, I've got two gigs today) - Saturday 7:00 p.m. - Sacramento, Calif., Join Assemblyman Darrell Steinberg for a fundraiser for Yes on Prop. 63 (The Mental Health Initiative) - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Craig Faria (Bill Scholer Band), and Bill Scholer (Joy Buzzards) - Use this website to contribute to Yes on Prop. 63
    • October 4, 2004 - Monday 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - Stockton, Calif., Join Assemblyman Darrell Steinberg for a fundraiser for Yes on Prop. 63 ($25 per person for The Mental Health Initiative) at the Magnolia Mansion, 521 E. Acacia Street, Stockton - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Craig Faria (Bill Scholer Band), and Bill Scholer (Joy Buzzards) - Use this website to contribute to Yes on Prop. 63
    • November 5, 2004 - Friday 8:00 p.m. - Davis, California - Mark your schedule for the Annual Fundraiser for the Yolo Adult Day Health Care Center(Details to follow)
    • November 13, 2004 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - Mill Valley, Calif., The Sweetwater - 153 Throckmorton - (415) 388-2820 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother) or Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) on drums
    • November 20, 2004 - Saturday - Brookdale (between Felton and Boulder Creek), Calif., The Brookdale Lodge - 11570 Highway 9 - (831) 338-6433 - My near neighbor from Sacramento, Anton Barbeau , is a special guest and will open the Brookdale show and my band will feature Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • December 4, 2004 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • In 2004, I was pround to be counted as one of the Musicians for Kerry
    • January 27, 2005 - Thursday 8:30 p.m. - Berkeley, Calif., The Ashkenaz - 1317 San Pablo Ave. (510) 525-5054 - I'll be sitting in with my friend, Henry Kaiser, when he brings his psychedelic dance band ("Henry Kaiser's Grooves of Mystery") to Berkeley
    • February 14, 2005 - Monday 8:00 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Great American Music Hall - 859 O'Farrell St. - (415) 885-0750 - sitting in at Merl Saunder's Birthday Party w/ Merl, Norton Buffalo, Melvin Seals, Mic Gillette & Skip Mesquite (original Tower of Power horns), MRLS, Vince Welnick, Tony Saunders & Patricia Wilder
    • March 12, 2005 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • March 20, 2005 - Early Show! Sunday about 6:00 p.m. - Tempe, Arizona, The Sail Inn - 26 S. Farmer - (480) 921-1775 - w/ Harold Aceves (late Quicksilver), Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts) & Rich Hopkins (Tucson legend). I'll be sharing the bill with "The Noodles" and we'll no doubt mix it up a bit!
    • May 7, 2005 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain)
    • May 20, 2005 - Friday 6:30 p.m. - Davis, Calif., Free Concert in Downtown Davis at the E Street Plaza (200 block of E Street) - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain)
    • May 7, 2005 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain)
    • May 20, 2005 - Friday 6:30 p.m. - Davis, Calif., Free Concert in Downtown Davis at the E Street Plaza (200 block of E Street) - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain)
    • July 14, 2005 - Thursday - Otterton, East Devon, U.K., Otterton Mill - Budleigh Salterton, Otterton, East Devon EX9 7HG< - I'll join up for my first few UK dates with my pal Banana (YOungbloods, Zero) and we'll play this one as a duo- check out Vintage Instruments for a link to Banana's other upcoming gigs
    • July 15, 2005 - Friday - Gorse Lane, Swansea, West Glamorgan SA1 4PQ, U.K. - The Patti Pavillion - - Tel. Enquiries: 01792 654226, Box Office: 01792 654226 - I'm reuniting with my old friend, legendary bassist Ken Whaley and playing with his fantastic band, "The Green Ray", plus I'll be sharing the bill with Deke Leonard's Iceberg - will I get to shred a few with the legendary Deke Leonard again? I sure hope so!
    • July 16, 2005 - Saturday - Launceston, Cornwall, U.K. - The White Horse - 14 Newport Square, Launceston, Cornwall, England - electric music w/ "Back Door Men," including Graham Sleeman, and Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) will again join me on stage
    • July 19, 2005 - Tuesday - Tuesday - London, U.K. - The 12 Bar Club - 22-23 Denmark Place, London WC2H 8NL - Tel. (+44) 020 7916 6989 - solo w/ my Sacramento neighbor Anton Barbeau, opening up the show
    • July 20, 2005 - Wednesday - Melton Theatre Tel. (Box Office) 01664 851111, and located on Asfordby Road in Melton Mowbray, U.K. - Join me in my ancestral home as a true son of Melton returns to his family gravity spot halfway between Leicester and Nottingham - I'll be playing solo and sitting in with the fine band, "Pig Iron Joe"
    • July 21, 2005 - Thursday - London, U.K. - The Plough Inn - 173 Wood Street (opposite Wood Street British Rail station), Walthamstow, London E17 3NU - Tel. 020 8520 8408 - Another reunion date with my old friend, legendary bassist Ken Whaley and his fantastic band, "The Green Ray"
    • July 22, 2005 - Friday - Charente-Maritime (25km de Cognac), France - Le Festival Hippie - ATTENTION: Pour des raisons de sécurité,le Festival se fera à St. Jean d’Angély (17) et non à Matha - I'll be joining the renowned French psychedelic heroes, "Jamasutra" (including Eric Cougrand, Stephan Missri & Christophe Rossi) for music that promises to scale the heights of improvisational rock
    • July 27, 2005 - Wednesday - Paris, France - I'll be joining the renowned French psychedelic rock heroes, "Jamasutra" (Eric Cougrand, Stephan Missri & Christophe Rossi) for music and a recording that will test the limits of the imagination at l'espace Kiron - 10 Rue de La Vaquerie 75011 PARIS - Tel : 01.55.25.31.44
    • August 1, 2005 - Monday - Northampton, U.K. - The Jazz Butcher Conspiracy at The Labour Club - Charles Street, Northampton, England - for ticket reservations call 01604 620294 - solo w/ opening set by Joe Woolley
    • September 3, 2005 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Greg Elmore (Quicksilver) + Legendary Tucson guitarist Rich Hopkins (Sand Rubies) will join us for the night
    • September 15, 2005 - Thursday - reception 6-7:00 p.m., buffet dinner 7-8:00 p.m., entertainment 8-10 p.m. - Davis, Calif., Cache Creek Wild benefit - Cantina Del Cabo, 136 G street - For information call (530) 753-1125 - solo, appearing w/ Bill Scholer and others
    • September 22, 2005 - Thursday, about 8:30 p.m. - Mill Valley, Calif., The Sweetwater - 153 Throckmorton - (415) 388-2820 - This is a benefit for my longtime friend and bass player, Doug Killmer. Doug died on Monday, August 29th. We want to raise money for his wonderful family. Doug played sometimes in my band, appears on the new Dinosaurs CD, and also played with Mike Bloomfield, Booker T, Commander Cody, Nick Gravenites, a host of others and was the bassist on Norman Greenbaum's "Spirit in the Sky" - there's a picture of me and Doug playing together, 4th picture down (Doug's in the middle) on this Hogfarm website - it's my guess that Nick and a ton of Doug's friends will be at this gig
    • September 24, 2005 - Saturday - 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. - Loomis, Calif., details can be found at this link to the Benefit for Death Penalty Focus
    • October 1, 2005 - Saturday afternoon, about 3:30 p.m. - Free, Daytime and Outdoors! - RiverWalk Park, West Sacramento, Calif. - West Sacramento Neighbors Fair - w/ Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project), Mario Cipollina (Huey Lewis & the News), Peter Walsh (Stompy Jones, Hoodoo Rhythm Devils) + sitting in with my band will be Sacramento's own Mick Martin , the South Bay's blues king J.C. Smith AND JUST ADDED - NICK GRAVENITES.
    • October 30, 2005 - Speedway Meadows, Golden Gate Park - 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. - Free - right around Noon, I'll be playing with Steve Ashman, Banana and Roy Bluemenfeld at the Family Dog gathering, Chet Helms Tribal Stomp - this may be one of the last great assemblies of the veterens of San Francisco's Family Dog collective!
    • November 4, 2005 - Davis Arts Center (Covell and F St.), Davis, California - 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. - Adult Day Health Care Center benefit - $30 adult, $15 under 18, available at the door - Bill Scholer, Mike McGowan and the Mighty Delta Roadmasters, Food, Wine and a Silent Auction
    • November 23, 2005 - 9:00 p.m. Wednesday (the night before Thanksgiving) - 311 E. Congress Street, Tucson, Arizona - Hotel Congress to benefit the Casa Maria Soup Kitchen - with Harold Aceves, Rich Hopkins, Ned Sutton and the Rabbits
    • December 3, 2005 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • December 10, 2005 - Saturday around 9:30 p.m. - Berkeley, Calif., A special event and benefit for Berkeley Liberation Radio - Rountrees, 2618 San Pablo - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project), Snooky Flowers (Full Tilt Boogie Band), and special guest Nick Gravenites
    • February 2, 2006 - Thursday 8:00 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., 12 Galaxies - 2565 Mission Street - (415) 970-9777 - I'm playing solo accoustic, along w/ David Gans, The Rowan Brothers, Greg Anton, Jimmie Sanchez, Grapefruit Ed, and others - A benefit for "Plant a Tree" and the kids of the Contra Costa Unified School District
    • February 4, 2006 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • February 7 through February 23, 2005 - I'll be in France, recording with Jamasutra
    • February 26, 2006 - Sunday 2:00 p.m. (I'll be on about 6:30 p.m.) - Sacramento, Calif., Torch Club - 904 - 15th St. - (916) 443-2797 - Heart Association Benefit w/ Mike McGowan and the Mighty Delta Roadmasters and a host of other fine bands
    • April 1, 2006 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • April 8,2006 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - Mill Valley, Calif., The Sweetwater - 153 Throckmorton - (415) 388-2820 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) on drums
    • May 26,2006, 9:00 p.m. - Friday - London, U.K. - The Plough Inn - 173 Wood Street (opposite Wood Street British Rail station), Walthamstow, London E17 3NU - Tel. 020 8520 8408 - A reunion date with my friends and the most fantastic blues/rock band from Moscow, Crossroadz - we're going to try to light up London the way we rocked Moscow in 2002.
    • May 27,2006, 8:30 p.m. - Saturday - Swindon, U.K. - The Bee Hive - 55 Prospect Hill, Swindon, Wilts SN1 3JS, U.K. - Tel. 01793 523187 - Another reunion date with my friends and the most fantastic blues/rock band from Moscow, Crossroadz - we're going to try to light up London the way we rocked Moscow in 2002.
    • May 28,2006, 1:00 p.m. - Sunday MATINEE SHOW - (Camden Town) London, U.K. - The Green Note - 106 Parkway, Camden Town, London NW1 7AN - Tel. 020 7485 9899 - This is a solo acoustic date and I can take requests (my whole repertoire is available when I play acoustic)
    • May 28,2006, 8:30 p.m. - Sunday EVENING SHOW - (Putney) London, U.K. - The Halfmoon - 93 Lower Richmond Rd, London SW15 - Tel. 020 8780 9383 - Another reunion date with my friends and the most fantastic blues/rock band from Moscow, Crossroadz - we're going to try to light up London the way we rocked Moscow in 2002.
    • May 29, 2006, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m (details to follow) - Monday (Bank Holiday) - Surrey, U.K. - Kingston Green Fair - Canbury Gardens, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey - I'll be sitting in with my old friend, legendary bassist Ken Whaley and his fantastic band, "The Green Ray"
    • At the end of May and the first few days of June, I'll return to France, to record with Jamasutra at the Studio d'enregistrement de Chennevières, about 12 km outside of Paris.
    • June 17, 2006 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts Mem. Orch.), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • August 5, 2006 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • August 24th - 26th, 2006 - Thursday through Saturday - Rochefort, France Rochefort en Accords 2006 An end-of-summer festival in Poitou-Charentes. I'll be on the main stage Friday night at 20:30 p.m. with Peter Rowan, Darden Smith, Marc Minelli, Jeb Loy Nichols and Jenny Kerr. There will be a free concert on Saturday at 16:30 p.m. at Rue Lafayette (see the website). Tickets are 20 euros a night or a two days pass for 30 euros available through ticketnet.fr and FNAC.
    • August 27, 2006 - Sunday, approx. 19:30 hrs. - La Bernerie en Retz, France (45 km de Nantes) - Le Barbe Blues - 2 rue Jean du Plessis, 44760 La Bernerie en Retz - Tel. 02 51 74 65 15 - Two sets, one acoustic and one electric with the band Blues Tatoo (deux concerts, un acoustique et un électrique avec le groupe Blues Tatoo).
    • September 2nd and 3rd - Saturday and Sunday - Glenfarg, Perthshire PH2 9PY (Scotland) U.K. -- not far from Edinburgh - Tel. 01577 830216 - The Famous Bein Inn - Just a stone's throw from Edinburgh, I'll have my entire repertoire available for this solo acoustic venue.
    • September 8,2006 - Friday, 7:30 p.m. - (Camden Town) London, U.K. - The Green Note - 106 Parkway, Camden Town, London NW1 7AN - Tel. 020 7485 9899 - This is a solo acoustic date and, again, I'll be taking requests (just pray I can remember the lyrics to the really old songs)
    • September 9,2006 - Saturday, 8:00 p.m. - Swindon, U.K. - The Bee Hive - 55 Prospect Hill, Swindon, Wilts SN1 3JS, U.K. - Tel. 01793 523187 - I just played a blistering gig here in May with my friends from Russia, but I'm returning as a solo (although it's possible I'll be joined by Swindon musician Rob Beckinsale and AURALCANDY). It should be a fun night!
    • September 10, 2006 - Sunday, 8:00 p.m. - Brighton, U.K. - The Greys - Another solo acoustic performance, this marks my triumphant return to Brighton after a decades-long absence!
    • September 11, 2006 - Monday, 8:00 p.m. - Oxford - 162 Cowley Road, Oxford, U.K. - Tel.: 01865 244516 -Monday Blues at the Bullingdon - I'll be plugging in the electric guitar to play with my friends in the incomparable band, The Green Ray
    • September 12, 2006 - Tuesday - 8:00 p.m. - Leicester, U.K. - The Musician - Clyde Street, Leicester LE1 2DE - Tel. 0116 251 0080 - w/ The 44's (many of whom, I understand, are former members of Pig Iron Joe, who I played with in my ancestral town of Melton last year
    • October 7, 2006 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • October 15, 2006 - Sunday - TBA, somewhere between Noon and 5:00 p.m. - Davis, Calif., Davisfest - We'll be giving a free concert for my hometown in Downtown Davis - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • November 3, 2006 - Friday evening - Mark your calendars for the annual benefit for the Yolo Adult Day Health Center at the Davis Art Center - details TBA!
    • February 24, 2007 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts Memorial Orchestra), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), and Greg Elmore (Quicksilver)
    • February 25, 2007 - Sunday, 8:00 p.m. - Mill Valley, Calif., The Sweetwater - 153 Throckmorton - (415) 388-2820 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother) Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) on drums. Yeah, we're gonna get together with Gary Vogensen - guitar, Pamela Rose - vocals, Jeff Myer - drums, Lisa Kindred - vocals, Nick Gravenites ­ guitar & vocals, Keta Bill - vocals, Reb Blake - bass, Tony Johnson - drums, Boots Hughston - sax, Austin DeLone - keys, Tim Eschliman - bass, Martine Fierro - sax, David LaFlamme - violin, David Getz ­ drums, Ed Early ­ trombone, and Ron Thompson - guitar, Mac Cridlin - bass, Denny Geyer - guitar, and Naomi Ruth Eisenberg - vocals, violin and scores of other musicans to raise money for the health and recovery of our dear friend and one of the kindest, most wonderful musicians in all the world -- Peter Walsh. If you can't make it, you could send a check made payable to Peter Walsh to me at PO Box 72505, Davis, CA 95617, and I'll make sure it gets to him.

      Barry "The Fish" Melton Past Appearances
      Peter Walsh

    • March 18, 2007 - Sunday, 7:00 p.m. - Brooks, Calif., A benefit for Capay Valley Vision at the Cache Creek Casino Resort at Club 88 at the Cache Creek Casino Resort - Tel. 1-888-77-CACHE - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) and guitarist Bill Scholer, with special guest NICK GRAVENITES! Also on the bill, my multi-talented friend, Mike McGowan and his Mighty Delta Roadmasters.
    • March 24, 2007 - Saturday, 8:30 p.m. - Scottsdale, Arizona, Club Mardi Gra, 8040 E. McDowell Road, Scottsdale, Tel. 480-970-5707 - w/ Harold Aceves (Quicksilver and others) and Rich Hopkins
    • June 2, 2007 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) and special guest Rich Hopkins
    • June 16, 2007 - 7:00 p.m. - Tucson, Arizona - Loft Theater tribute to Monterey Pop - 3233 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85716 - Tel.: 520-795-0844 (Box Office) - w/ Harold Aceves and Rich Hopkins - We're playing a set and then they're screening the movie!
    • July 5, 2007 - Thursday - London, U.K. - The Plough Inn - 173 Wood Street (opposite Wood Street British Rail station), Walthamstow, London E17 3NU - Tel. 020 8520 8408 - this is likely my only public date in England this year (although you can inquire, as immediately below, about the private gig).
    • July 7, 2007 - Saturday - Summor of Love party at an undisclosed location, U.K. - for details, send an email to Mike Cole
    • August 23rd - 25th, 2007 - Thursday through Saturday - Rochefort, France Rochefort en Accords 2007 - An end-of-summer festival in the Poitou-Charentes - and I should be playing with Jamasutra this time around.
    • September 2, 2007 - Sunday, all day - San Francisco, Calif., Speedway Meadows in Golden Gate Park - The 40th Anniversary of the Summer of Love. I was going to stay in France, but i really couldn't miss Golden Gate park -- you shouldn't miss it either.
    • September 8, 2007 - Saturday - Montreuil, France - Montreuil Summer of Love Celebration - again, I should be playing with Jamasutra and we'll likely put a few more dates on the calendar between Rochefort and Montreuil, in August and September, so check back.
    • October 6, 2007 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • November 2, 2007 - Friday, about 7:00 p.m. (Bill and me are on early) - Davis, Calif., Benefit for Yolo Adult Day Health Center at the Davis Art Center, F and Covell Streets - tel. 530-312-1044 - Unplugged w/ Bill Scholer; also featuring Mike McGowan and the Mighty Delta Roadmasters
    • November 30, 2007 (sharing the bill with Nick Gravenites and Dave LaFlamme) - Friday, 9:30 p.m. - Berkeley, Calif., Ashkenaz - 1317 San Pablo Ave.- (510) 525-5054 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) and special guest, Henry Kaiser
    • December 1, 2007 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • January 26, 2008 - Details TBA - Davis, California - With the Bill Scholer Blues Band in a benefit for KDRT Community Radio at the Odd Fellows Hall, about 8:00 p..m.
    • February 2, 2008 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • February 16, 2008 - Saturday, 8:30 p.m. - Monterey, Calif., Monterey Museum of Art 720 Via Mirada - w/ the Bill Scholer Blues Band in a benefit for Death Penalty Focus.
    • March 8, 2008 - Saturday, 9:00 p.m. - Scottsdale, AZ, Club Mardi Gras - 8040 E.McDowell - (415) 989-7666 - w/ my old drummer, Harold Aceves, Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts)), and Rich Hopkins (Sand Rubies, Luminarios)
    • March 16, 2008 - Sunday, 7:00 p.m. - Brooks, Calif., A benefit for Capay Valley Vision at the Cache Creek Casino Resort at Club 88 at the Cache Creek Casino Resort - Tel. 1-888-77-CACHE - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts Memorial Orchestra), and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project), with special guest NICK GRAVENITES! Also on the bill, my multi-talented friend, Mike McGowan and his Mighty Delta Roadmasters.
    • Cass & Craig's for Picnic Day!\
    • May 15, 2008 - Thursday, 7:00 p.m. (pre-show reception 6:00 p.m.) - Mill Valley, Calif., 142 Throckmorton Theater - 142 Throckmorton, Mill Valley - (415) 383-9600 - Wavy Gravy's 72nd birthday concert and a benefit for Camp Winnarainbow w/ Mickey Hart (Mickey and I are going to be guests of Moonalice w/ G.E. Smith, Pete Sears, Barry Sless, Jimmy Sanchez and Roger & Ann McNamee), also appearing will be Jonathan Richmond, David Nelson, Ramblin' Jack Elliot, Emory Joseph & Woody Vermeire, and Wavy Gravy and the Clown Conspiracy
    • May 17, 2008 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • June 21, 2008 - Saturday, 8:30 p.m. - London (Leytonstone), U.K. Sheepwalk - 692 High Road, Leytonstone, London E11 - Tel: 07904 210218 - Kim Beggs will open the show
    • June 22, 2008 - Sunday, daytime (time TBA) - Special Event with The Green Ray - Wilts gig cancelled
    • June 23, 2008 - Monday, 8:00 p.m. - Swindon, U.K., The Bee Hive - 55 Prospect Hill, Swindon, Wilts. SN1 3JS - tel. 01793 523187 - I expect to do a couple of sets with Swindon musician Rob Beckinsale and AURALCANDY
    • June 24, 2008 - Tuesday, 8:00 p.m. - Leicester, U.K. - The Musician - Clyde Street, Leicester LE1 2DE - Tel. 0116 251 0080 - I'll be going through my repertoire with my friends from The Green Ray helping out
    • June 25, 2008 - Wednesday (mercredi), 8:00 p.m. - Paris, France - Les Voûtes (Les Frigos) - 91 quai de la Gare - 75013 Paris - Tél: 0144249696 (Metro : Quai de la Gare, Metro Bibliothèque Nationale) - w/ Stephan Missri & friends from the Misfits, Jamasutra and Deadicace
    • June 26, 2008 - Thursday (jeudi), 8:00 p.m. - Paris, France - La Brasserie des Buttes Chaumont- 84 Avenue Secrétan Paris XIXième (angle rue Manin) - Tél et réservation : 01 42 08 45 80 - w/ Stephan Missri & friends from the Misfits, Jamasutra and Deadicace
    • June 28, 2008 - Saturday (samedi), 8:00 p.m. - Paris, France - à l'Antinéa - 26 avenue Mathurin Moreau Paris XIX - Tél et réservations au : 01 44 84 01 13 - w/ Stephan Missri & friends from the Misfits, Jamasutra and Deadicace
    • August 2, 2008 - Saturday 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Greg Elmore (Quicksilver)
    • August 16, 2008 (sharing the bill with Nick Gravenites) - Friday, 9:30 p.m. - Berkeley, Calif., Ashkenaz - 1317 San Pablo Ave.- (510) 525-5054 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • September 13, 2008 - Saturday 8:00 p.m. - Redwood City, Calif., Little Fox Theatre, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City - 650-FOX-4119 - opeing the Show for the Jefferson Starship (Paul Kantner, David Freiberg, Cathy Ridchardson & others)
    • October 18, 2008 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • October 25, 2008 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - Phillipsville, Calif., Riverwood Inn - 2828 Avenue of the Giants (in the heart of California's great redwood forest) - (707) 707-943-1766 or 943-3333 - w/ Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts Mem. Orch.), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • November 7, 2008 - Friday, 7 to 10 p.m. - Davis, Calif., Friday evening - Mark your calendars for the annual benefit for the Yolo Adult Day Health Center at the Davis Art Center, 1919 F Street - Call 530-666-8828 for details (the money's going to a good cause) - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • December 6, 2008 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • January 24, 2009 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • February 14,2009 - Saturday, 7:30 p.m. - Monterey, California, Monterey Museum of Art - 720 Via Mirada, Monterey, CA - call (415) 243-0143 for tickets - my friend Bill Scholer and his band will be backing me in this Death Penalty Focus benefit hostd by M*A*S*H stars Mike Farrell and Loretta Swit, and Shelly Fabares of Coach
    • March 8, 2009 - Sunday, 7:30 p.m. - Phoenix, Arizona - The Rhythm Room - 1019 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, Arizona 85014 - (602)265-4842 - w/ my dear friend, Harold Aceves and his Tempe irregulars, plus my friend Bobby Flurie is flying in from the East Coast
    • March 28,2009 - Saturday, 6:30 p.m. - Davis, Califoria - Roast-a-Doc - The ARC Ballroom, UC Davis - call (530) 757-5120 for info tickets - Bill Scholer and me, playing acoustically ...
    • April and May have been layoff days for me, as I had minor hand surgery [and I've got to rest my chops while they heal] - things went really well, and I'm well on the route to recovery!
    • June 20, 2009 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project)
    • July 8, 2009 - Wednesday, approx. 9:00 p.m. - Paris, France Jazz Cartoon - 138, rue Montmartre, 75002 Paris - Tel: 01 42 36 00 47 - acoustic or semi acoustic with Stephan Missri, Christophe Rossi, et al. (Deadicace). Note that, due to current travel and work restrictions, I am bearing the entire cost of this tour, which I am doing solely for fun, the love of my friends and the joy of playing music.
    • July 10th and 11th Summer of Love party (SoLstock) in Hawkhurst, Kent, UK - with Deadicace.
    • July 13th - Monday, Chateau du Saulier, 36800 Chausseneuil, France, - with Deadicace - the last of a series of annual outdoor concerts organised by Jean-Francois Goubely against the backdrop of his 13th century Chateau in central France (south of Chateauroux, off the A20 autoroute). All information from jfgoubely @ hotmail.fr (without the gaps)
    • July 15, 2009 - Wednesday, approx. 7:30 p.m. - London (Leytonstone), U.K. Sheepwalk - 692 High Road, Leytonstone, London E11 - Tel: 07904 210218 - I am playing this date with my friends from The Green Ray
    • July 16, 2009 - Thursday, approx 7:30 p.m. - A benefit.celebration somewhere near Kings Cross (details to follow)
    • August 1, 2009 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - I'll be sitting in as a guitar player in the Nick Gravenites Band and playing with Nick and a special lineup that includes Pete Sears, Roy Blumenfeld and John Beckwith
    • September 19, 2009 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project) and Bill Scholer
    • October 18, 2009 - Sunday, 8:00 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Yoshi's Songwriter Sundays - 1330 Fillmore at Eddy - (415) 655-5600 - I'll be appearing solo, co-billed with Jenny Kerr and Kelli Ali (who are also part of the San Francisco Music Intensive, above
    • October 25, 2009 - Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif. - FREE! - West Fest, Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Woodstock - I'll be there with my band as part of an incredible lineup of Bay Area talent, with many folks from the Woodstock Era
    • October 31, 2009 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company, Dinosaurs), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain)
    • November 6, 2009 - Friday 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. - The Heidrick Ag History Center, 1962 Hays Lane, Woodland, California - Mark your schedule for the Annual Fundraiser for the Yolo Adult Day Health Care Center -- I'll be performing with my friends, Dick and Carol Holdstock and my friends, Bill Scholer, and Mike McGowan (and the Mighty Delta Roadmasters), are also on the bill
    • November 22, 2009 - Sunday @ 5:30pm - Paradise Performing Arts Center, 777 Nunneley Road, Paradise, CA - $40 - I’ll be singing a song or two to contribute to the effort in memory of Norton Buffalo. (This concert is sold out, but we’ve added one on Monday, November 23rd.)
    • November 23, 2009 - Monday @ 7:30pm - Paradise Performing Arts Center, 777 Nunneley Road, Paradise, CA - $40 - Another Norton Buffalo memorial benefit, this show will feature me and my band, along with Maria Muldaur, David and Linda LaFlamme, David Denny, Carlos Reyes and Big Mo. The rain washes out the phone lines from time to time, but -- be persistent -- call (toll free) to reserve tickets, or for other information: 1-877-397-3363
    • December 13, 2009 - Sunday @ 4:00 p.m. - The Sail Inn, 26 S. Farmer Avenue, Tempe, AZ 85281- (480) 966-9565 - With my friends Harold Aceves and Doug Long, we'll be joining the incomparable Noodles for another Sunday afternoon and early evening of fun!
    • December 22, 2009 - Tuesday @ 7:00pm - Home For The Holidays Benefit - Veteran's Memorial Theater, Davis, CA w/Rita Hosking, Joe Craven and many others
    • January 9, 2010 - Saturday @ 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company, Dinosaurs), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain)
    • January 29, 2010 - Friday @ 7:00 p.m. - Highland Dell Lodge - 21050 River Boulevard, Monte Rio, CA 95462 - (707) 865-2300 - w/ Peter Albin (bass), Roy Blumenfeld (drums) and Banana (keyboards, guitar, etc.)
    • February 27th, 2010 - Saturday @ 7:00 p.m. - HAITI RELIEF BENEFIT - Odd Fellows Lodge, 415 Second Street, Davis, CA - Call Armadillo Records for tickets (530) 758-8058 - with Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts, bass), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project/Seatrain, drums), David & Linda LaFlamme (It's a Beautiful Day, violin/vocals), Bill Scholer (guitar)
    • March 5, 2010 - Friday @ 7:00 p.m. - Highland Dell Lodge - 21050 River Boulevard, Monte Rio, CA 95462 - (707) 865-2300 - w/ Peter Albin (bass), Roy Blumenfeld (drums) and Austin DeLone (keyboards)
    • March 13th, 2010 - Saturday @ 9:00 p.m. - The Saloon - 1232 Grant Street, San Francisco, CA - (415) 989-7666 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company, bass), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project/Seatrain, drums), Austin DeLone (keyboards)
    • March 21, 2010 - Sunday @ 4:00 p.m. - The Sail Inn, 26 S. Farmer Avenue, Tempe, AZ 85281- (480) 966-9565 - With my friends Harold Aceves and Doug Long, we'll be joining the incomparable Noodles for another Sunday afternoon and early evening of fun!
    • ::: THAILAND TOUR :::

      • April 10, 2010 - Saturday - Overtone, 29/70-72 RCA Zone D, Rama IX Road, Bangkok 02030423-5 - www.overtone.tv

      • April 11, 2010 - Sunday - Saxophone, 3/8 Paythai Road, Victory Monument, Bangkok 02465472

      • April 16-17, 2010 - Friday & Saturday - The Guitarman, 68/5-6  Loi Kroh Road, T.Changlan, Chiang Mai 50000 - Telephone: 05381-8110



      • April 25-26, 2010 - Sunday, Monday - New Scholar Coffeehouse and Flametree Restaurant, Railay Beach, Krabi

        ::: END THAILAND TOUR :::

      • May 7, 2010 - Friday @ 7:00 p.m. - Highland Dell Lodge - 21050 River Boulevard, Monte Rio, CA 95462 - (707) 865-2300 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother - bass), David Getz (Big Brother - drums) and Bill Scholer (guitar)

      • May 22, 2010 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Greg Elmore (Quicksilver) will be playing drums, Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards.

      • June 17, 2010 - Thursday, 7:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Great American Music Hall - 859 O'Farrell St. - (415) 885-0750 - A benefit for Haight Ashbury Free Clinics -- won't have my own band, but I'll be sitting in with Moonalice and others

      • July 9-10, 2010 - Friday & Saturday - Red Dog Saloon - 76 North C Street, Virginia City, Nevada - (775) 847-7474


      • ::: IRELAND :::






      • July 17, 2010 - Saturday - Main Street, Ballybofey, Co. Donegal - Ireland - Baylor Theatre - Tel. 074 9131840 - with Mick Morris on bass and Ian McTigue on drums

      • July 18, 2010 - Sunday - Walkinstown Cross, Dublin 12 - Ireland - The Cherry Tree - Tel. 01 450 3983 - with Mick Morris on bass and Ian McTigue on drums

      • July 19, 2010 - Monday - Dominic St., Mullingar. Co. Westmeath - Ireland - The Stables - Tel. 093 40251 - with Mick Morris on bass and Ian McTigue on drums

      • July 20, 2010 - Tuesday - (midnight show) - Phoenix St., Cork, Co. Cork - Ireland - Crane Lane Theatre - Tel. 021 427 8487 - with Mick Morris on bass and Ian McTigue on drums

        ::: UNITED KINGDOM :::: with David and Linda LaFlamme (It's a Beautiful Day):



      • July 23 - Friday - SoL Festival, Hawkhurst, Kent (private party) - click here for details about membership in the SoL Party Club


      • July 24 - Saturday - The Pigs Nose, East Prawle, Devon - Tel. 01548 511209


      • July 25 - Sunday - Widcombe Hill Social Club, Bath - Tel. 01225 425076


      • July 26 - Monday - South Parade Pier, Southsea - Tel. 00353 871 330954


      • July 27 - Tuesday - Leeds Irish, Leeds - Tel. 0113 248 0887 (Leeds Irish Centre) or Jumbo Records, 0113 245 5570


      • July 28 - Wednesday - Boardwalk, Sheffield - Tel. 0871 230 1101 (24 hr)


      • July 29 - Thursday - The Musician, Leicester - Tel. 0116 251 0080


      • July 30 - Friday - The Boom Boom Club, Borough Sports Ground, Gander Green Lane Sutton, Surrey - Tel. 0208 761 9078


      • July 31 - Saturday - The King Arthur, Excali-BAR - Glastonbury, Somerset - Tel. 01458 831442


      • August 1 = Sunday - Amersham Arms, London (388 New Cross Rd SE14) - Tel. 020 8469 1499


      • ::: FRANCE (TBA) :::


        ::: BACK IN THE U.S.A. :::


      • August 14, 2010 - Saturday, 8:00 p.m. - Phillipsville, Calif., Riverwood Inn - 2828 Avenue of the Giants - (707) 943-1766 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother - bass), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero - keyboards, guitars) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain - drums)

      • August 15, 2010 - Sunday, 3:00 p.m. (afternoon concert) - Leggett, Calif., The Peg House - Across from Standish Hickey State Park - (707) 925-6444 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother - bass), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero - keyboards, guitars) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain - drums)

      • August 21, 2010 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums.

      • October 9, 2010 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums.

      • December 11, 2010 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Vince Littleton (Merl Saunders' Rainforest Band & many others) on drums.

      • December 14, 2010 - Tuesday, Doors 7:00, music 8:00 - Berkeley, Calif., Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse - 2020 Addison St. - (510) 644-2020 - I'm a special guest of the Christmas Jug Band including the likes of Austin Delone (Howard Tate, Fabulous Thunderbirds), Paul Rogers (Those Darn Accordions), Tim Eschliman (Rhythmtown-Jive, Etta James), Gregory Leroy Dewey (Mad River, Country Joe & the Fish), Jim Rothermel (Van Morrison) and Blake Richardson, playing washboard, washtub, bells, whistles, accordion, guitar, piano, bass, drums, and assorted reeds and brass.

      • December 18, 2010 - Saturday, Doors at 7:00, show at 8:00 - Petaluma, Calif., Mystic Theater - 21 Petaluma Blvd North - (707) 765-2121 - I'm a special guest of the Christmas Jug Band including the likes of Austin Delone (Howard Tate, Fabulous Thunderbirds), Paul Rogers (Those Darn Accordions), Tim Eschliman (Rhythmtown-Jive, Etta James), Gregory Leroy Dewey (Mad River, Country Joe & the Fish), Jim Rothermel (Van Morrison) and Blake Richardson, playing washboard, washtub, bells, whistles, accordion, guitar, piano, bass, drums, and assorted reeds and brass.
      • December 31, 2010 - New Year's Eve - 8:00 p.m. - (Cascade Theater) Redding, Calif. - Normal Bean Band with Jerry Miller (of Moby Grape); also Andrew Beal(America's Got Talent), Lester Chambers (of the legendary Chambers Brothers), Barry "The Fish" Melton, Michael Hinton, Real One, Ganja Sky, Ken Petersen, Fuzzy John Oxendine, and Keith Graves. I'll be doing a set and expect to be in the big jam at the end of the evening! Click this link to buy tickets.


      • February 12, 2011 - 8:00 p.m. - Newcastle, Calif. - Constable Jack'sI'll be here with the guys -- Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts) on bass, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums, and special guest Michael Hinton (who played with Norton Buffalo's Knockouts, and also Merl Saunders and the Rainforest Band) on guitar.


      • February 25, 2011 - Friday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums.

      • March 13, 2011 - Sunday, 6:00 p.m. - Tempe, AZ Sail Inn - 26 S. Farmer - Tel: 480-966-9565 - with Harold Aceves & Rich Hopkins

      • March 20, 2011 - Sunday, 8:00 p.m. - San Rafael, Calif., George's Nightclub - Artista/Judge Murphy wellness benefit - 842 4th Street - (877) 568-2726 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother - bass), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero - keyboards, guitars) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain - drums)


      • April 23, 2011 - Saturday, approx. 3:00 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Earth Day, Civic Center Plaza - FREE PUBLIC EVENT! - Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums.


      • May 14, 2011 - Saturday, approx. 7:00 p.m. - Craneway Pavillion, Richmond, Calif., Wavy Gravy's 75th Birthday A benefit for SEVA Foundation -- I'll be sitting in briefly with others on the bill. This cause is worthy of your support.


      • May 21, 2011 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums.


      • June 18, 2011 - Free Afternoon Event! Saturday, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. - San Rafael, Calif., Peace Rally! - Courthouse Square, San Rafael - Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey + CODEPINK, David Harris, Norman Soloman, Gentry Bronson Band & others.


      • July 16, 2011 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums, Mike Hinton (Knockouts) on guitar.


      • July 23, 2011 - 8:00 p.m. - Point Reyes Station, Calif. - Dance Palace - 503 B Street - (415) 663-1075 - Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards & guitar, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums.
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      • September 16, 2011 - Friday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums


      • September 24, 2011 - Saturday, 9:00 p.m. - Phillipsville, Calif., Riverwood Inn - 2828 Avenue of the Giants - (707) 943-1930 - w/ Peter Albin (Big Brother - bass), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero - keyboards, guitars) and Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain - drums)


      • October 1, 2011 - Saturday, 9:00 p.m. - San Rafael, Calif., George's - 842 4th Street San Rafael, CA 94901 - (415) 226-0262 - Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Dave Getz (Big Brother) on drums, Mike Hinton (Norton's Knockouts, Merl Saunders Rainforest Band), guitar -- plus Very Special Guest David Nelson (New Riders, David Nelson Band


      • October 20, 2011 - Thursday, 7:00 p.m. - Davis, Calif., Davis Odd Fellows Lodge - 415 2nd Street Davis, CA 95616. - - Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Austin DeLone (Norton's Knockouts, Elvis Costello ) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums, Mike Hinton (Norton's Knockouts, Merl Saunders Rainforest Band), guitar


      • November 11, 2011 - Friday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Wait 'till you see what happens on 11-11-11 at 11:11:11 p.m. and 11 seconds -- i.e., 11-11-11-11-11-11, Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums, Michael Hinton (Knockouts, Rainforest Band) on guitar, Peter Walsh (Hoodoo Rhythm Devils) on guitar, Brad Jenkins playing tenor sax


      • 2012


      • January 14, 2012 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Wait 'till you see what happens on 11-11-11 at 11:11:11 p.m. and 11 seconds -- i.e., 11-11-11-11-11-11, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums, Michael Hinton (Knockouts, Rainforest Band) on guitar, Tony Saunders on bass

      • February 4, 2012 - Saturday, 8:00 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Biscuits and Blues - 401 Mason St. - (415) 292-2583 - New San Francisco venue for us - Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums, Austin DeLone (Norton's Knockouts, Elvis Costello ) on keyboards, Michael Hinton (Knockouts, Rainforest Band) on guitar


      • March 16, 2012 - Friday, 9:00 p.m. - San Rafael, Calif., George's - 842 4th Street San Rafael, CA 94901 - (415) 226-0262 - Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums, Mike Hinton (Norton's Knockouts, Merl Saunders Rainforest Band), guitar -- PLUS my dear friend, Kathi McDonald will be appearing with her band at this date (so it's two for the price of one)


      • March 24, 2012 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums, Michael Hinton (Knockouts, Rainforest Band) on guitar, Keith Crosson on Sax


      • April 15, 2012 - Sunday, 2:00 - 8:30 p.m. - Tempe, Arizona, Sail Inn - 26 S. Farmer Ave. - (480) 966-9565 - Harold Aceves Memorial w/ Restless Natives, The Noodles (I'll sit in with them), Hans Olson, Steve Larson, Mansaray Blue Pony & others


      • April 22, 2012 - Sunday, approx. 3:00 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Earth Day, Civic Center Plaza - FREE PUBLIC EVENT! - Peter Albin (Big Brother) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums, Mike Hinton (Rainforest Band, Knockouts) on guitar.

        May 12, 2012 - Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. - Venice, Calif., Venice Spring Fling - FREE PUBLIC EVENT! Windward Plaza, between the boardwalk & the bike trail - w/ Tony Saunders, Michael Hinton & others

      • May 19, 2012 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company) on bass, Stevie Gurr on guitar, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums, Keith Crosson on Sax


      • July 14, 2012 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Steve Ashman (Zazu Pitts Memorial Orchestra) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Mike Hinton on guitar, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums


      • October 15, 2012 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums


      • December 15, 2012 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums. plus guest(s)


      • 2013


      • February 9, 2013 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums...plus special guest Ben Perkoff (sax) and at least one more!


      • April 13, 2013 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, David Getz (Big Brother & the Holding Company) on drums, Stevie Gurr on guitar...plus special guest Ben Perkoff (sax) and others!

        May 11, 2013 - Saturday, 8:00 p.m. - Davis, Calif., Whole Earth Festival On the Mainstage in the Quad -- I'll be sitting in with the legendary Canned Heat

        May 25, 2013 - Saturday, 7:00 p.m. - 78490 Mr, France Victoria Station - with Stephan Missri (guitar/voice), Charles Jannic (bass), Christophe Rossi (drums), Paul Susen and Romain Molist

        May 27, 2013 - Monday, 7:00 p.m. - Paris, France - Le Bateau El-Alamein - Quai Franois Mauriac, Paris 13e (M Quai de la Gare ou Bibliothque Franois Mitterrand) - Tlphone: 06 82 04 82 46 - "The Mojo Navigators" with me Stephan Missri (guitar/voice), Charles Jannic (bass), Christophe Rossi (drums), Paul Susen and Romain Molist - our set follows the Paris Bluegrass session (I'll sit in for a bit) with Eric Kristy, guitar - Gilbert Caranhac, dobro - Paul Susen, fiddle - Richard Benhaim, guitar - Jacques Rosselin, mandolin - Olivier Andres, bass - Danny Vriet, fiddle - Stephan Missri, banjo - Gabriela Arnon, vocal -- Michel Rechtman, Guitar - Jean Druot, Phillipe Cohen/Solal (Gothan project, Moonshine Session) and more to be announced....

      • June 15, 2013 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project, Seatrain) on drums...plus special guest Gary Vogensen on guitar.


      • July 21, 2013 - Sunday, 2:00 p.m. - London, England, UK The Doghouse - 293 Kennington Lane, SE11 - it's a memorial tribute for Ken Whaley">, and I'll be sitting in with the Green Ray -- other acts on the bill include Brainiac 5, Starry Eyed and Laughing, and Malcolm Morely - you've got to be invited for this one, so email to shagratrecordsuk@btinternet.com to see if you can go

        August 10, 2013 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin (Big Brother & the Holding Company) on bass, Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) on keyboards, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project & Seatrain), drums - with Peter Walsh dropping by to sing a couple...plus Brad Jennings sitting in on sax and maybe others!

        October 12, 2013 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Steve Ashman on bass (Zazu Pitts Memorial Orchestra), Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project & Seatrain), drums, Austin DeLone, keyboards - with Peter Walsh dropping by to sing a couple...plus Brad Jennings sitting in on sax and maybe others!

        December menfeld6, 2013 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - David Aguilar on guitar (The Knockouts and many others), Steve Ashman on bass (Zazu Pitts Memorial Orchestra), Banana (Youngbloods, Zero) keyboards & multi-instruments, Roy Blumenfeld (Blues Project & Seatrain), drums, and others!

      • 2014


      • February 8, 2014 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin on bass (Big Brother & The Holding Company), Banana on keyboards & stuff (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld on drums (Blues Project & Seatrain), Ben "King" Perkoff on sax and maybe others!

        March 1, 2014 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - David Aguilar on guitar (The Knockouts), Peter Albin on bass (Big Brother & The Holding Company), Banana on keyboards & stuff (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld on drums (Blues Project & Seatrain), Ben "King" Perkoff on sax and maybe others!

        March 23, 2014 - Sunday, 4:00 p.m. - Tempe, AZ Sail Inn - 26 S. Farmer - Tel: 480-966-9565 - with The Noodles and my dear friend, Doug Long

        May 24, 2014 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin on bass (Big Brother & The Holding Company), Banana on keyboards & stuff (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld on drums (Blues Project & Seatrain), Stevie Gurr on guitar and maybe others!

        May 31, 2014 - Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. - Venice, Calif., Venice Spring Fling - FREE PUBLIC EVENT! Windward Plaza, between the boardwalk & the bike trail - w/ Tony Saunders, Greg Douglass, Brad Jenkins & others

        July 11, 2014 - 2014 - Friday, 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. - Davis, Calif., Odd Fellows Hall, 415-2nd Street, w/ Bill Scholer & others a benfit for KDRT Grassroots Community Radio

        July 19, 2014 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - Peter Albin on bass (Big Brother & The Holding Company), Banana on keyboards & stuff (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld on drums (Blues Project & Seatrain), Bobby Flurie on guitar and maybe others!

        August 1, 2014 - Friday, 7:30 p.m. to Midnight (I should be on about 5:00) - Upper Lake, Calif., Blue Wing Blues Festival - Peter Albin on bass (Big Brother & The Holding Company), Banana on keyboards & stuff (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld on drums (Blues Project & Seatrain) & special guests

        August 23, 2014 - Saturday, approx. 11:30 a.m. event goes to 7:00 p.m.) - Venice, Calif., Venice Beach Music Festival - FREE PUBLIC EVENT! Windward Plaza, between the boardwalk & the bike trail - sitting in w/ Greg Douglass & his band

        September 13, 2014 - Saturday, 9:30 p.m. - San Francisco, Calif., Saloon - 1232 Grant St. - (415) 989-7666 - OUR LAST PERFORMANCE AT THIS VENUE! Peter Albin on bass (Big Brother & The Holding Company), Banana on keyboards & stuff (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld on drums (Blues Project & Seatrain), David Aguilar on guitar and many others!

        October 4, 2014 - Saturday, approx. 2:30 p.m. - Modesto, Calif., CASA Benefit - my band will include Steve Ashman on bass, Roy Blumenfeld on drums, David Cohen on keyboards -- also on the bill are Barry McGuire and Big Brother and the Holding Company



      • 2015


      • March 22, 2015 - Sunday, 4:00 p.m. - San Francisco, CA - Great American Music Hall - Sam Andrew Memorial w/ David Aguilar, Peter Albin, Banana, Roy Blumenfeld, Nick Gravenites, David and Linda LaFlamme, Bill Laymon and Sam's friends including Big Brother & the Holding Company

        April 22, 2015 - Wednesday, 7:00 p.m. - Vallejo, CA - Empress Theater w/ Peter Albin on bass (Big Brother & The Holding Company), Banana on keyboards & stuff (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld on drums (Blues Project & Seatrain), David Aguilar on guitar and maybe others!

        May 30, 2015 - Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. - Venice, Calif., Venice Spring Fling - FREE PUBLIC EVENT! Windward Plaza, between the boardwalk & the bike trail - w/ Tony Saunders, Roy Blumenfeld, David Aguilar, Brad Jenkins, & others

        June 14, 2015 - Sunday, 11:00 a.m.'till dusk (we'll be on around 4:30 p.m.) - San Francisco, Calif., Haight Ashbury Street Fair - FREE PUBLIC EVENT! w/ David Aguilar, Roy Blumenfeld, Bill Laymon, Kyle Rowland & Special Guest, Nick Gravenites

        July 11, 2015 - Saturday, 6:00 p.m. - 10:00p.m. (they're serving Nepalese food earlier & we're going on around 9:00)- Davis, CA - Odd Fellows Hall - 245 Second Street Neighbors for Nepal (benefit) with David Aguilar, Peter Albin, Banana (Lowell Levinger) & Roy Blumenfeld

        August 22, 2015 - Saturday, 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. - Lakeport, Calif. -- KPFZ benefit, Soper-Reese Theater - 275 S. Main Street - w/ Steve Ashman on bass (Zazu Pitts), Banana on keyboards & stuff (Youngbloods, Zero), Roy Blumenfeld on drums (Blues Project & Seatrain), David Aguilar on guitar September 19, 2015 - Saturday, 6:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. - Ukiah, Calif. -- Ploughshares benefit - I'm a special guest at a wonderful benefit for the wonderful non-profit center for the indigent of Mendocino County

        September 20, 2015 - Sunday, 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. - 69501 Highway 101 N, Leggett, Calif. 95585 -- The Peg House - Sitting in with my friend Brad Jenkins (sax) and his band, EZ Money

        September 27, 2015 - Sunday, 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. - Whistlestock - Rancho Nicasio - 1 Old Rancheria Road, Nicasio - Dave Aguilar (guitar), Peter Albin (bass), Banana a/k/a Lowell Levinger (keyboards, guitars), Roy Blumenfeld (drums) + we're on the bill with fabulous artists, i.e., Lester Chambers, David Freiberg, Linda Imperial & Sal Valentino

        October 16, 2015 - Friday, 8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. (?) - San Francisco, CA - LitQuake - Z Space, 450 Florida Street - a little semi-acoustic music w/ David Aguilar, Steve Ashman & Roy Blumenfeld to open the salute to author David Talbot's "Season of the Witch," co-presented by the San Francisco Public Library and Friends of the Library's "One City One Book" event with many San Francisco legends

     

 

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