Upcoming Shows

Loudon Wainwright III

candid and confessional songwriting

Loudon Wainwright III

Sunday, January 20th

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

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$30 ADV / $34 DOOR (plus fees)

West Coast Songwriters - 1/21/19

original songs contest

West Coast Songwriters - 1/21/19

Monday, January 21st

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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$7 ADV / $9 DOOR (plus fees)

Freight Open Mic - 1/22/19

Freight Open Mic - 1/22/19

Tuesday, January 22nd

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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Free

Free

Martha Redbone Roots Project

a brilliant collision of cultures

Martha Redbone Roots Project

Wednesday, January 23rd

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$20 ADV / $24 DOOR (plus fees)

Soft Machine

one of the greatest UK avant/jazz-rock bands of all time

Soft Machine

Levin Brothers

Thursday, January 24th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$34 ADV / $38 DOOR (plus fees)

Berkeley High School Band and Orchestra Chamber Music Concert

Berkeley High School Band and Orchestra Chamber Music Concert

Monday, January 28th

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

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$14 ADV / $18 DOOR (plus fees)

Kalani Pe‘a

Kalani Pe‘a

Patrick Landeza, Hālau Ka Ua Tuahine, Māhealani Uchiyama

Tuesday, January 29th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$24 ADV / $28 DOOR (plus fees)

Awakening Joy: The Music!

$18 ADV / $22 DOOR (plus fees)

Lisa Zeiler & Jennie Chabon

evening of folk, blues, Middle Eastern songs

Lisa Zeiler & Jennie Chabon

Rachel Garlin

Thursday, January 31st

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$18 ADV / $22 DOOR (plus fees)

Booker T. Jones (2/1/19)

Booker T. Jones (2/1/19)

DJ Harry Duncan

Friday, February 1st

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$50 PREMIUM / $35 ADV / $39 DOOR (plus fees)

Booker T. Jones (2/2/19)

Booker T. Jones (2/2/19)

DJ Harry Duncan

Saturday, February 2nd

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$50 PREMIUM / $35 ADV / $39 DOOR (plus fees)

Freight Open Mic - 2/5/19

Freight Open Mic - 2/5/19

Tuesday, February 5th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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Free

Free

The Moth StorySLAM - LOVE HURTS

The Moth StorySLAM - LOVE HURTS

Wednesday, February 6th

Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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Kinan Azmeh CityBand featuring Sepideh Vahidi

co-presented by Diaspora Arts Connection

Kinan Azmeh CityBand featuring Sepideh Vahidi

Sepideh Vahidi, Diaspora Arts Connection

Friday, February 8th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$50 PREMIUM / $35 ADV / $39 DOOR (plus fees)

Jai Uttal & The Pagan Love Orchestra

A Valentine's Day Celebration

Jai Uttal & The Pagan Love Orchestra

Saturday, February 9th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$28 ADV / $32 DOOR (plus fees)

Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir

directed by Emmy winner Terrance Kelly

Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir

Sunday, February 10th

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

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$18 ADV / $22 DOOR (plus fees)

Classical at the Freight: Kay Stern and Friends

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra presents

Classical at the Freight: Kay Stern and Friends

Kay Stern, Ben Simon, Hannah Addario-Berry

Monday, February 11th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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$9 ADV / $11 DOOR (plus fees)

Ancient Future

“world’s longest running band dedicated to the creation of world fusion music”

Ancient Future

Tuesday, February 12th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$20 ADV / $24 DOOR (plus fees)

Albert Cummings

blistering and charismatic blues

Albert Cummings

Wednesday, February 13th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$18 ADV / $22 DOOR (plus fees)

La Misa Negra

Valentines Day - Dance Floor Open!

La Misa Negra

Thursday, February 14th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$20 ADV / $24 DOOR (plus fees)

Orquesta La Moderna Tradición

Dance Floor Open!

Orquesta La Moderna Tradición

Friday, February 15th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$16 ADV / $20 DOOR (plus fees)

Patchwork Series: Alphabet Rockers

Patchwork Series for Kids

Patchwork Series: Alphabet Rockers

Rudy Trubitt, Patchwork Series

Saturday, February 16th

Doors: 10:30 am / Show: 11:00 am

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$10 ADV / $12 DOOR (plus fees)

San Francisco Piper's Club

San Francisco Piper's Club

Saturday, February 16th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$18 ADV / $22 DOOR (plus fees)

The Nels Cline 4

with Julian Lage, Jorge Roeder, and Tom Rainey

The Nels Cline 4

Sunday, February 17th

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

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$22 ADV / $26 DOOR (plus fees)

West Coast Songwriters - 2/18/19

West Coast Songwriters - 2/18/19

Monday, February 18th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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$7 ADV / $9 DOOR (plus fees)

Strunz & Farah

virtuoso guitarists album release celebration

Strunz & Farah

Tuesday, February 19th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$28 ADV / $32 DOOR (plus fees)

Ben Allison & Think Free

critically acclaimed and rejuvenating combo

Ben Allison & Think Free

Wednesday, February 20th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$18 ADV / $22 DOOR (plus fees)

Susana Baca

RAICES: A Series Curated by John Santos

Susana Baca

Thursday, February 21st

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$45 ADV / $49 DOOR (plus fees)

Lúnasa

Irish music dream team

Lúnasa

Friday, February 22nd

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$26 ADV / $30 DOOR (plus fees)

Cris Williamson

women’s music treasure

Cris Williamson

Saturday, February 23rd

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$30 ADV / $34 DOOR (plus fees)

Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas

Keepers of the Zydeco flame - Dance floor open!

Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas

Sunday, February 24th

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

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$22 ADV / $26 DOOR (plus fees)

Freight Open Mic - 2/26/19

Freight Open Mic - 2/26/19

Tuesday, February 26th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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Free

Free

Noam Pikelny and Stuart Duncan

incomparable trad duo

Noam Pikelny and Stuart Duncan

Wednesday, February 27th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$32 ADV / $36 DOOR (plus fees)

Bill Frisell Solo

Bill Frisell Solo

Friday, March 1st

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$55 PREMIUM / $40 ADV / $44 DOOR (plus fees)

Bill Frisell featuring Thomas Morgan & Rudy Royston

$55 PREMIUM / $40 ADV / $44 DOOR (plus fees)

Bill Frisell's Harmony featuring Petra Haden, Hank Roberts, & Luke Bergman

$55 PREMIUM / $40 ADV / $44 DOOR (plus fees)

The Moth StorySLAM - BLAME

The Moth StorySLAM - BLAME

Wednesday, March 6th

Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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Mimi Fox

This Bird Still Flies CD release concert

Mimi Fox

Thursday, March 7th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$20 ADV / $24 DOOR (plus fees)

Robin Flower & Libby McLaren

$20 ADV / $24 DOOR (plus fees)

Patchwork Series: Your Song My Song

Patchwork Series for Kids

Patchwork Series: Your Song My Song

Rudy Trubitt, Patchwork Series

Saturday, March 9th

Doors: 10:30 am / Show: 11:00 am

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$10 ADV / $12 DOOR (plus fees)

Ladysmith Black Mambazo (3/9/19)

Ladysmith Black Mambazo (3/9/19)

Saturday, March 9th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$60 PREMIUM / $52 ADV / $56 DOOR (plus fees)

Ladysmith Black Mambazo (3/10/19, 2pm Matinee)

Ladysmith Black Mambazo (3/10/19, 2pm Matinee)

Sunday, March 10th

Doors: 1:00 pm / Show: 2:00 pm

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$52 ADV / $56 DOOR (plus fees)

Ladysmith Black Mambazo (3/10/19, 7pm)

Ladysmith Black Mambazo (3/10/19, 7pm)

Sunday, March 10th

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

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$55 PREMIUM / $47 ADV / $51 DOOR (plus fees)

Classical at the Freight: Peter Lemberg and Friends

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra presents

Classical at the Freight: Peter Lemberg and Friends

Monday, March 11th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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$9 ADV / $11 DOOR (plus fees)

Sun of Goldfinger

Sun of Goldfinger

Tuesday, March 12th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$24 ADV / $28 DOOR (plus fees)

Ímar

Ímar

Wednesday, March 13th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$16 ADV / $20 DOOR (plus fees)

The Raz Kennedy Show III: Some Diff'rent Kinda..........!

The Raz Kennedy Show III: Some Diff'rent Kinda..........!

Thursday, March 14th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$35 ADV / $39 DOOR (plus fees)

Greg Brown

Greg Brown

Friday, March 15th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$40 ADV / $44 DOOR (plus fees)

WeSing Vocal Festival

WeSing Vocal Festival

Elephantine, HIVE, Vocal Rush, RyanNicole

Saturday, March 16th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$25 ADV/ $29 DOOR (plus fees)

The Black Brothers

St. Patrick's Day at The Freight!

The Black Brothers

Sunday, March 17th

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

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$24 ADV / $28 DOOR
(plus fees)

West Coast Songwriters - 3/18/19

original songs contest

West Coast Songwriters - 3/18/19

Monday, March 18th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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$7 ADV / $9 DOOR (plus fees)

Dar Williams

Dar Williams

Lindi Ortega

Tuesday, March 19th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$38 ADV / $42 DOOR (plus fees)

Omar Sosa and Seckou Keita "Transparent Water" (3/20/19)

Omar Sosa and Seckou Keita "Transparent Water" (3/20/19)

Wednesday, March 20th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$36 ADV / $40 DOOR (plus fees)

Omar Sosa and Seckou Keita "Transparent Water" (3/21/19)

Omar Sosa and Seckou Keita "Transparent Water" (3/21/19)

Thursday, March 21st

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$36 ADV / $40 DOOR (plus fees)

Arlo Guthrie - Alice's Restaurant Back By Popular Demand Tour featuring Sarah Lee Guthrie (3/22/19)

$60 ADV / $64 DOOR (plus fees)

Arlo Guthrie - Alice's Restaurant Back By Popular Demand Tour featuring Sarah Lee Guthrie (3/23/19)

$60 ADV / $65 DOOR (plus fees)

Arlo Guthrie - Alice's Restaurant Back By Popular Demand Tour featuring Sarah Lee Guthrie (3/24/19)

$60 ADV / $65 DOOR (plus fees)

Adrian Legg

Adrian Legg

Tuesday, March 26th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$18 ADV / $22 DOOR (plus fees)

Robbie Fulks

Robbie Fulks

Maurice Tani

Wednesday, March 27th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$20 ADV / $24 DOOR (plus fees)

Karla Bonoff

Karla Bonoff

Thursday, March 28th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$30 ADV / $34 DOOR (plus fees)

Sierra Hull

Sierra Hull

Sam Reider and the Human Hands

Friday, March 29th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$20 ADV / $24 DOOR (plus fees)

Little Folkies Family Band Spring Concert

Little Folkies Family Band Spring Concert

Saturday, March 30th

Doors: 10:00 am / Show: 11:00 am

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$11 ADV $15 DOOR (plus fees)

Junior Bach Festival: Come Celebrate the Birthday of JS Bach

local prodigies perform the music of Johann Sebastian Bach

Junior Bach Festival: Come Celebrate the Birthday of JS Bach

Sunday, March 31st

Doors: 12:00 pm / Show: 1:00 pm

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$16 ADV / $20 DOOR (plus fees)

Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas

Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas

Sunday, March 31st

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

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$24 ADV / $28 DOOR (plus fees)

The Moth StorySLAM - BAMBOOZLED

The Moth StorySLAM - BAMBOOZLED

Wednesday, April 3rd

Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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Pokey LaFarge

Pokey LaFarge

Thursday, April 4th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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ON SALE 1/18

$24 ADV / $28 DOOR (plus fees)

Evie Ladin Band and Paper Wings Dual CD Release

Evie Ladin Band and Paper Wings Dual CD Release

Friday, April 5th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$18 ADV / $22 DOOR (plus fees)

Graham Parker

Graham Parker

Adam Ezra

Saturday, April 6th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$24 ADV / $28 DOOR (plus fees)

Väsen

acoustic trad power-trio from Sweden

Väsen

Sunday, April 7th

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

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$24 ADV / $28 DOOR (plus fees)

Classical at the Freight: Trio Foss

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra presents

Classical at the Freight: Trio Foss

Hrabba Atladottir, Nina Flyer, Joseph Irrera

Monday, April 8th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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$9 ADV / $11 DOOR (plus fees)

UC Jazz Ensembles Spring Concert

UC Jazz Ensembles Spring Concert

Tuesday, April 9th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$16 ADV / $20 DOOR (plus fees)

Canadian Modern Fingerstyle Guitar Legend Don Ross with Michael Manring & Glass House

$16 ADV / $20 DOOR (plus fees)

Seamus Egan Project

Seamus Egan Project

Thursday, April 11th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$32 ADV / $36 DOOR (plus fees)

Ranky Tanky

Gullah Music of the Carolina Coast

Ranky Tanky

Friday, April 12th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$32 ADV / $36 DOOR (plus fees)

Patchwork Series: Octopretzel

Patchwork Series for Kids

Patchwork Series: Octopretzel

Rudy Trubitt, Patchwork Series

Saturday, April 13th

Doors: 10:30 am / Show: 11:00 am

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$10 ADV / $12 DOOR (plus fees)

Barbara Higbie CD Release

Barbara Higbie CD Release

Saturday, April 13th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$24 ADV / $28 DOOR (plus fees)

Chely Wright

Chely Wright

Sunday, April 14th

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

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$22 ADV / $26 DOOR (plus fees)

West Coast Songwriters - 4/15/19

original songs contest

West Coast Songwriters - 4/15/19

Monday, April 15th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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$7 ADV / $9 DOOR (plus fees)

"The History of Jazz Violin" with Kit Eakle

"The History of Jazz Violin" with Kit Eakle

Wednesday, April 17th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$16 ADV / $20 DOOR (plus fees)

Ben Sidran

Ben Sidran

Thursday, April 18th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$24 ADV / $28 DOOR (plus fees)

Mokoomba

Mokoomba

Friday, April 19th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$20 ADV / $24 DOOR (plus fees)

From the Buena Vista Social Club Omara Portuondo - Last Kiss/Ultimo Beso

From the Buena Vista Social Club Omara Portuondo - Last Kiss/Ultimo Beso

Saturday, April 20th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$42 ADV / $46 DOOR (plus fees)

Freight Open Mic - 4/22/19

Freight Open Mic - 4/22/19

Monday, April 22nd

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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Free

Free

Amy Hanaiali'i Gilliom

Amy Hanaiali'i Gilliom

Wednesday, April 24th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$30 ADV / $34 DOOR (plus fees)

Proteus Trio

Proteus Trio

Lewis Patzner, Evan Price, Jonathan Alford

Thursday, April 25th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$16 ADV / $20 DOOR (plus fees)

San Francisco Scottish Fiddlers

San Francisco Scottish Fiddlers

Friday, April 26th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$24 ADV / $28 DOOR (plus fees)

Bobby Bare

Bobby Bare

Saturday, April 27th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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$45 ADV / $49 DOOR (plus fees)

Mary Lou's Apartment

all-women big band celebrating African American musical geniuses Mary Lou Williams and Melba Liston

Mary Lou's Apartment

Sunday, April 28th

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

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$16 ADV / $20 DOOR (plus fees)

Freight Open Mic - 4/29/19

Freight Open Mic - 4/29/19

Monday, April 29th

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

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Free

Free