Upcoming Shows

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 Trio featuring Tony Scherr & Kenny Wollesen with Special Guest Sam Amidon

$55 PREMIUM / $40 ADV / $44 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 Harmony featuring Petra Haden, Hank Roberts, & Luke Bergman

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

The Moth StorySLAM - BLAME

open mic storytelling competition

The Moth StorySLAM - BLAME

Wednesday, March 6th

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

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Tickets on sale 2/27/19

$15 ADV / $15 DOOR (plus fees)

Mimi Fox with Special Guests

This Bird Still Flies CD release concert

Mimi Fox with Special Guests

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)

renowned South African a cappella singing group

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)

renowned South African a cappella singing group

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)

renowned South African a cappella singing group

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

mercurial trio explores the edges of jazz

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

"genuinely jaw-dropping collective virtuosity"

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..........!

first ever show of original songs written by the singer

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

“true grit" from American folk music poet

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

Freight favorite returns w/ insightful, poignant song craft

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)

TRANSPARENT WATER TRIO Omar Sosa and Seckou Keita feat. percussionist Gustavo Ovalles (3/20/19)

RAICES: A Series Curated by John Santos

TRANSPARENT WATER TRIO Omar Sosa and Seckou Keita feat. percussionist Gustavo Ovalles (3/20/19)

Wednesday, March 20th

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

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$36 ADV / $40 DOOR (plus fees)

TRANSPARENT WATER TRIO Omar Sosa and Seckou Keita feat. percussionist Gustavo Ovalles (3/21/19)

RAICES: A Series Curated by John Santos

TRANSPARENT WATER TRIO Omar Sosa and Seckou Keita feat. percussionist Gustavo Ovalles (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 / $65 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

British guitar master

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

“punk iconoclasm & country traditionalism”

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

prolific, soul-touching songcraft

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

prodigious mandolin playing, harmonic storytelling

Sierra Hull

Sam Reider

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

brilliant violin & cello duo brings fresh sound to the Scottish tradition

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

open mic storytelling competition

The Moth StorySLAM - BAMBOOZLED

Wednesday, April 3rd

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

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Pokey LaFarge (solo)

mix of old-time jazz, blues, ragtime and string-band music

Pokey LaFarge (solo)

Thursday, April 4th

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

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$24 ADV / $28 DOOR (plus fees)

Evie Ladin Band and Paper Wings Dual CD Release

superb traditional, contemporary roots music

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

legendary roots rocker in concert

Graham Parker

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

award-winning student music program

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

mind-blowing Irish folk from Solas founding member

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

brilliant composer, song crafter, fiddler

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

country singer-songwriter, author, and activist

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)

Jazz Search West Semi-Finals

talent competition for jazz musicians

Jazz Search West Semi-Finals

Tuesday, April 16th

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

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$16 ADV / $20 DOOR (plus fees)

"FiddleJazz - An Homage to The Violin in Jazz" with Kit Eakle

internationally known violinist, educator, and publisher

"FiddleJazz - An Homage to The Violin in Jazz" with Kit Eakle

John R. Burr, Ruth Davies, Kendrick Freeman

Wednesday, April 17th

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

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$16 ADV / $20 DOOR (plus fees)

Ben Sidran

Grammy-nominated pianist, producer, singer and composer

Ben Sidran

Thursday, April 18th

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

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$24 ADV / $28 DOOR (plus fees)

Mokoomba

blend of raw Afro-fusion energy

Mokoomba

Friday, April 19th

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

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$20 ADV / $24 DOOR (plus fees)

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

pay your dues, play and schmooze

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

Hawai'i's top selling female vocalist of all time

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

one of the most iconic country artists of our time

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

El Septeto Santiaguero (5/1/19)

RAICES: A Series Curated by John Santos - DANCE FLOOR OPEN!

El Septeto Santiaguero (5/1/19)

Wednesday, May 1st

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

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$32 ADV / $36 DOOR (plus fees)

El Septeto Santiaguero (5/2/19)

RAICES: A Series Curated by John Santos - DANCE FLOOR OPEN!

El Septeto Santiaguero (5/2/19)

Thursday, May 2nd

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

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$32 ADV / $36 DOOR (plus fees)

An Evening With Tom Rush Accompanied By Matt Nakoa

An Evening With Tom Rush Accompanied By Matt Nakoa

Matt Nakoa

Tuesday, May 7th

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

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$38 ADV / $42 DOOR (plus fees)

The Moth StorySLAM - MAMA RULES

open mic storytelling competition

The Moth StorySLAM - MAMA RULES

Wednesday, May 8th

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

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John Hammond

John Hammond

Thursday, May 9th

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

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$26 ADV / $30 DOOR (plus fees)

Mary Fahl

former lead singer of the October Project

Mary Fahl

Friday, May 10th

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

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$25 ADV / $29 DOOR (plus fees)

Patchwork Series: Asheba

Patchwork Series for Kids

Patchwork Series: Asheba

Rudy Trubitt, Patchwork Series

Saturday, May 11th

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

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$10 ADV / $12 DOOR (plus fees)

An Evening with Cowboy Junkies (5/11/19)

An Evening with Cowboy Junkies (5/11/19)

Saturday, May 11th

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

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$42 ADV / $46 DOOR (plus fees)

An Evening with Cowboy Junkies (5/12/19)

An Evening with Cowboy Junkies (5/12/19)

Sunday, May 12th

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

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$42 ADV / $46 DOOR (plus fees)

Classical at the Freight: SFCO All-Star Quintet Monday Night Chamber Music Society

$9 ADV / $12 DOOR (plus fees)

Vocal Rush

Vocal Rush

Tuesday, May 14th

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

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$20 ADV / $24 DOOR / $10 STUDENT (plus fees)

Dimmer Twins - Patterson Hood & Mike Cooley of Drive-By Truckers

Dimmer Twins - Patterson Hood & Mike Cooley of Drive-By Truckers

Wednesday, May 15th

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

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$30 ADV / $34 DOOR (plus fees)

Berkeley Bluegrass Festival - Festival Preview Night

Berkeley Bluegrass Festival - Festival Preview Night

Thursday, May 16th

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

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$5 ADV / $9 DOOR (plus fees)

Bluegrass Classics Sing-Along with High Country

Bluegrass Classics Sing-Along with High Country

Sunday, May 19th

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

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Free with Reservation

Free with Reservation

Berkeley Middle School Jazz Night

Berkeley Middle School Jazz Night

Tuesday, May 21st

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

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$18 ADV / $22 DOOR (plus fees)

Che Apalache

Argentina meets Appalachia

Che Apalache

Wednesday, May 22nd

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

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$18 ADV / $22 DOOR (plus fees)

Erika Luckett: A Musical Tribute

Igniting Hearts Across the Global Frontier

Erika Luckett: A Musical Tribute

Lisa Ferraro, Julie Wolf, Tammy Hall, Natalia Zuckerman, Dawn Richardson, 41st Street Quartet

Thursday, May 23rd

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

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$20 ADV / $24 DOOR (plus fees)

Riders In The Sky

Grammy award-winning country/western and comedy

Riders In The Sky

Friday, May 24th

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

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$35 ADV / $39 DOOR (plus fees)

Cris Williamson, Barbara Higbie, and Teresa Trull

The Power Trio of Women’s Music

Cris Williamson, Barbara Higbie, and Teresa Trull

Saturday, May 25th

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

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$45 PREMIUM / $35 ADV / $39 DOOR (plus fees)

Country Joe McDonald - Songs and Stories

50th Anniversary of Woodstock Show

Country Joe McDonald - Songs and Stories

Wednesday, May 29th

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

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$20 ADV / $24 DOOR (plus fees)

The Moth StorySLAM - CHEMISTRY

open mic storytelling competition

The Moth StorySLAM - CHEMISTRY

Wednesday, June 5th

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

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Leo Kottke (6/7/19)

Leo Kottke (6/7/19)

Friday, June 7th

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

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$50 ADV / $54 DOOR (plus fees)

Leo Kottke (6/8/19)

Leo Kottke (6/8/19)

Saturday, June 8th

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

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$50 ADV / $54 DOOR (plus fees)

Zoë Keating

one-woman cello orchestra

Zoë Keating

Sunday, June 9th

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

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

The Moth StorySLAM - Topic TBA

open mic storytelling competition

The Moth StorySLAM - Topic TBA

Wednesday, July 10th

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

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SonoMusette

Bastille Day at The Freight!

SonoMusette

Sunday, July 14th

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

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$18 ADV / $22 DOOR (plus fees)

Borderless Band - Co-presented by Diaspora Arts Connection

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