Category Archives: Live Performance

Mike Fekete Summer 2010 Tour Dates

Not my scoop in the least, this was lifted from the wonderful Delta-Slider blog. I’ve added links to the venues, or how to get there.

Updated on 7/10

7/11 – Yakima Folklife Festival – Yakima, WA
7/14 – Mercury Cafe – Denver, CO
7/15 – The Laughing Goat – Boulder, CO
7/16 – Five Leaves – Englewood, CO
7/17 – Coal Creek Coffee – Laramie, WY
7/18 – Off The Leaf – Billings, MT
7/19 – Wild Joe’s – Bozeman, MT
7/20 – The Hummingbird Cafe – Butte, MT
7/21 – One World Cafe – Moscow, ID
7/23 – Calypsos – Coeur d’Alene, ID w/ Jonathan Nicholson
7/24 – Indaba – Spokane, WA w/ Jonathan Nicholson
7/28 – The Camellia Lounge – Portland, OR w/ Aaron Sheppard
8/2 – Barking Spider Tavern – Cleveland, OH
8/12 – Rider’s Inn – Painesville, OH
8/13 – Central Vineyard – Columbus, OH w/ Brian Werstler and John Morgan
8/15 – Rider’s Inn – Painesville, OH
8/27 – Cafe Luna – Vashon Island, WA
8/28 – El Diablo – Seattle, WA

Check out Mike Fekete on Myspace


Fantastic Voyagers Festival 3… March 6 + 7 In Pittsburgh

Though a couple of acts are still being confirmed, Pittsburgh’s Mike Tamburo has announced the lineup for the third installment of his Fantastic Voyagers Festival, to be held this year at Morning Glory Coffeehouse on March 6 and 7. The musicians represent several styles, genres and techniques, and this years fest will see its participants exploring the quieter side of their repertoires.

The confirmed list (not necessarily in order of appearance) :

Keenan Lawler (Louisville)
Nick Schillace (Detroit)
Eric Carbonara (Philly)
Enumclaw (Philly)
Chris Forsyth (Philly)
Aaron Lennox (West Virginia)
Joel Peterson (Detroit)
Mike Tamburo and pals (Pittsburgh)
Sundog Peacehouse (Pittsburgh)
Tusk Lord (Pittsburgh)
Hunted Creatures (Pittsburgh)
Pairdown (Pittsburgh)
Waterfinder (Pittsburgh)
Melissa St. Pierre (Pittsburgh)
Dire Wolves (Pittsburgh)
Chris Niels (Pittsburgh)
Great Blue Heron (Pittsburgh)
Darren Myers (Pittsburgh)

Ben Reynolds November Tour

Scottish guitarist Ben Reynolds is getting ready to embark on a quick US tour. We reviewed his Tompkins Square debut How Day Earnt Its Night not too long ago, and have since been spinning his Strange Attractors album Two Wings, which is equally good! We’re going to try to take some video at the Pittsburgh performance, so keep an eye out for that… and visit Reynolds’ Myspace page for updates on the TBA dates.

11/10 – Zebulon w/ Eric Carbonara, Mike Wexler, David Copenhafer
258 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn NY

11/11 – The Outpost w/ Eric Carbonara, Concord Ballet Orchestra Players, Mike Tamburo
186 1/2 Hampshire St, Cambridge MA

11/12 – The Appohadion w/ Mike Tamburo, Tom Kovacevic, Prisma
107 Hanover St, Portland ME

11/13 – The Spotty Dog w/ Mike Tamburo, Alex Turnquist
440 Warren St, Hudson NY

11/14 – TBA w/ Mike Tamburo
Providence, RI

11/15 – BAR w/ Mike Tamburo
254 Crown St, New Haven CT

11/16 – Issue Project Room w/ Mike Tamburo
At The Old American Can Factory, 232 3rd Street, 3rd Floor, Brooklyn NY

11/17 – House show w/ Mike Tamburo, Eric Carbonara
4500 kingsessing Ave, Philadelphia PA

11/18 – Schlow Memorial Library w/ Mike Tamburo + others TBA
211 S. Allen St, State College PA

11/19 – Morning Glory Coffeehouse w/ Mike Tamburo
1806 Chislet St, Pittsburgh PA

11/20 – TBA w/ Mike Tamburo, Nick Schillace
Detroit MI

11/21 – Skylab w/ Mike Tamburo
57 E Gay St, Columbus OH

11/22 – Hop Hop w/ Mike Tamburo, Keenan Lawler
800 N. Limestone St, Lexington, KY

11/23 – Little Hamilton w/ Mike Tamburo, Keenan Lawler, The Paper Hats
1318 Little Hamilton Ave, Nashville TN

11/24 – Swan Dive w/ Mike Tamburo, Keenan Lawler, Nathan Salsburg
921 Swan St, Louisville KY

11/25 – Heaven Gallery w/ Mike Tamburo
1550 N. Milwaukee Ave, 2nd Floor, Chicago IL

Raymond Morin / Pairdown September Tour Dates


Work & Worry’s own Raymond Morin will be going out on the road at the end of September, touring in support of this year’s “Holykyle” LP by Pairdown. He’ll be playing songs from Pairdown, his solo work as The Instances, some new instrumentals and a few chestnuts from the British folk and blues revival. Morin will be joined by Micah Blue Smaldone on a couple of dates, as well as old friends Shrinking Islands and Quoins.

9/25 – Skylight 307 (w/ Shrinking Islands, Heirloom) 307 Market St (upstairs), Philadelphia PA… 7PM
9/26 – 421 Bigelow Hollow Rd (house show w/ old friends! Invite only!) Eastford, CT… 8PM
9/27 – The Apohadion (w/ Micah Blue Smaldone, Listo) 107 Hanover St, Portland ME… 8PM
9/28 – Zuzu (w/ Micah Blue Smaldone, Quoins) 474 Mass Ave, Cambridge MA… 9PM
9/29 – Pete’s Candy Store (w/ St. Cloud, Underscore Orkestra, Tori Sparks) 709 Lorimer, Brooklyn NYC… 8PM
9/30 – Morning Glory Coffee (Pairdown duo, w/ Jack Rose) 1806 Chislett St, Pittsburgh PA… 7:30PM

For more info or directions, please email sortofrecords at gmail dot com.

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Jack Rose September Tour Dates

Jack Rose, one of my favorite modern fingerpickers, is getting ready to play a nice array of shows, quite possibly in your area. If you’ve seen Jack play before, you know that few can play American Primitive, raga and drone on the guitar the way he can. If you’ve never seen him, your chance is coming up quick!

Jack has a new record out, a collaboration with The Black Twigs, on VHF Records. Follow this link for more info and sound samples.

Dates from the Front Porch Productions site, venue links by W&W :

9/4 – Night Light (with The Black Twigs), Chapel Hill NC
9/5 – Venue TBA (with The Black Twigs – presented by Harvest Records), Asheville NC
9/6 – The Pilot Light, Knoxville TN
9/8 – Eyedrum, Atlanta GA
9/9 – Farm 255, Athens GA
9/11 – New College, Sarasota FL
9/13 – Venue TBA, Orlando FL
9/15 – The Engine Room (Co-presented by WVFS), Tallahassee FL
9/16 – Strong Stead, Pensacola FL
9/17 – Bottletree, Birmingham AL
9/18 – Venue TBA (presented by MiniCine), Shreveport LA
9/19 – The Conservatory, Oklahoma City OK
9/20 – Replay Lounge, Lawrence KS
9/22 – The Oriental Theater, Denver CO
9/23 – Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha NE
9/24 – The Hideout (with David Daniell and Douglas McCombs), Chicago IL
9/25 – Open Lot, St. Louis MO
9/26 – The Black Sparrow, Lafayette IN
9/27 – Bear’s Place, Bloomington IN
9/28 – The Swan Dive, Louisville KY
9/29 – Natasha’s (presented by WRFL), Lexington KY
9/30 – Morning Glory Coffeehouse (with Pairdown, presented by Work & Worry), Pittsburgh PA

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