Upcoming Events

January

     
Sat 1/19
Sun 1/20
Loudon Wainwright III

candid and confessional songwriting

Loudon Wainwright III

7:00 pm

Mon 1/21
West Coast Songwriters - 1/21/19

original songs contest

West Coast Songwriters - 1/21/19

7:30 pm

Tue 1/22
Freight Open Mic - 1/22/19

Freight Open Mic - 1/22/19

7:30 pm

Free

Wed 1/23
Martha Redbone Roots Project

a brilliant collision of cultures

Martha Redbone Roots Project

8:00 pm

Thu 1/24
Soft Machine

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

Soft Machine

Levin Brothers

8:00 pm

Fri 1/25
Sat 1/26
Sun 1/27
Mon 1/28
Tue 1/29
Wed 1/30
Thu 1/31
Lisa Zeiler & Jennie Chabon

evening of folk, blues, Middle Eastern songs

Lisa Zeiler & Jennie Chabon

Rachel Garlin

8:00 pm

   

February

    
Fri 2/1
Sat 2/2
Sun 2/3
Mon 2/4
Tue 2/5
Freight Open Mic - 2/5/19

Freight Open Mic - 2/5/19

7:30 pm

Free

Wed 2/6
Thu 2/7
Fri 2/8
Kinan Azmeh CityBand featuring Sepideh Vahidi

co-presented by Diaspora Arts Connection

Kinan Azmeh CityBand featuring Sepideh Vahidi

Sepideh Vahidi

Diaspora Arts Connection

8:00 pm

Sat 2/9
Jai Uttal & The Pagan Love Orchestra

A Valentine's Day Celebration

Jai Uttal & The Pagan Love Orchestra

8:00 pm

Sun 2/10
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir

directed by Emmy winner Terrance Kelly

Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir

7:00 pm

Mon 2/11
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

7:30 pm

Tue 2/12
Ancient Future

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

Ancient Future

8:00 pm

Wed 2/13
Albert Cummings

blistering and charismatic blues

Albert Cummings

8:00 pm

Thu 2/14
La Misa Negra

Valentines Day - Dance Floor Open!

La Misa Negra

8:00 pm

Fri 2/15
Orquesta La Moderna Tradición

Dance Floor Open!

Orquesta La Moderna Tradición

8:00 pm

Sat 2/16
Patchwork Series: Alphabet Rockers

Patchwork Series for Kids

Patchwork Series: Alphabet Rockers

Rudy Trubitt

Patchwork Series

11:00 am

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San Francisco Piper's Club

San Francisco Piper's Club

8:00 pm

Sun 2/17
The Nels Cline 4

with Julian Lage, Jorge Roeder, and Tom Rainey

The Nels Cline 4

7:00 pm

Mon 2/18
West Coast Songwriters - 2/18/19

West Coast Songwriters - 2/18/19

7:30 pm

Tue 2/19
Strunz & Farah

virtuoso guitarists album release celebration

Strunz & Farah

8:00 pm

Wed 2/20
Ben Allison & Think Free

critically acclaimed and rejuvenating combo

Ben Allison & Think Free

8:00 pm

Thu 2/21
Susana Baca

RAICES: A Series Curated by John Santos

Susana Baca

8:00 pm

Fri 2/22
Lúnasa

Irish music dream team

Lúnasa

8:00 pm

Sat 2/23
Cris Williamson

women’s music treasure

Cris Williamson

8:00 pm

Sun 2/24
Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas

Keepers of the Zydeco flame - Dance floor open!

Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas

7:00 pm

Mon 2/25
Tue 2/26
Freight Open Mic - 2/26/19

Freight Open Mic - 2/26/19

7:30 pm

Free

Wed 2/27
Noam Pikelny and Stuart Duncan

incomparable trad duo

Noam Pikelny and Stuart Duncan

8:00 pm

Thu 2/28
   

March

    
Fri 3/1
Bill Frisell Solo

Bill Frisell Solo

8:00 pm

Sat 3/2
Sun 3/3
Mon 3/4
Tue 3/5
Wed 3/6
Thu 3/7
Mimi Fox

This Bird Still Flies CD release concert

Mimi Fox

8:00 pm

Fri 3/8
Sat 3/9
Patchwork Series: Your Song My Song

Patchwork Series for Kids

Patchwork Series: Your Song My Song

Rudy Trubitt

Patchwork Series

11:00 am

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Ladysmith Black Mambazo (3/9/19)

Ladysmith Black Mambazo (3/9/19)

8:00 pm

Sun 3/10
Mon 3/11
Classical at the Freight: Peter Lemberg and Friends

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra presents

Classical at the Freight: Peter Lemberg and Friends

7:30 pm

Tue 3/12
Sun of Goldfinger

Sun of Goldfinger

8:00 pm

Wed 3/13
Ímar

Ímar

8:00 pm

Thu 3/14
Fri 3/15
Greg Brown

Greg Brown

8:00 pm

Sat 3/16
Sun 3/17
The Black Brothers

St. Patrick's Day at The Freight!

The Black Brothers

7:00 pm

Mon 3/18
West Coast Songwriters - 3/18/19

original songs contest

West Coast Songwriters - 3/18/19

7:30 pm

Tue 3/19
Dar Williams

Dar Williams

Lindi Ortega

8:00 pm

Wed 3/20
Thu 3/21
Fri 3/22
Sat 3/23
Sun 3/24
Mon 3/25
Tue 3/26
Adrian Legg

Adrian Legg

8:00 pm

Wed 3/27
Robbie Fulks

Robbie Fulks

Maurice Tani

8:00 pm

Thu 3/28
Karla Bonoff

Karla Bonoff

8:00 pm

Fri 3/29
Sat 3/30
Sun 3/31
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

1:00 pm

Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas

Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas

7:00 pm

April

Mon 4/1
Tue 4/2
Wed 4/3
Thu 4/4
Pokey LaFarge

Pokey LaFarge

8:00 pm

ON SALE 1/18

Fri 4/5
Sat 4/6
Graham Parker

Graham Parker

Adam Ezra

8:00 pm

Sun 4/7
Väsen

acoustic trad power-trio from Sweden

Väsen

7:00 pm

Mon 4/8
Classical at the Freight: Trio Foss

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra presents

Classical at the Freight: Trio Foss

Hrabba Atladottir

Nina Flyer

Joseph Irrera

7:30 pm

Tue 4/9
UC Jazz Ensembles Spring Concert

UC Jazz Ensembles Spring Concert

8:00 pm

Wed 4/10
Thu 4/11
Seamus Egan Project

Seamus Egan Project

8:00 pm

Fri 4/12
Ranky Tanky

Gullah Music of the Carolina Coast

Ranky Tanky

8:00 pm

Sat 4/13
Patchwork Series: Octopretzel

Patchwork Series for Kids

Patchwork Series: Octopretzel

Rudy Trubitt

Patchwork Series

11:00 am

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Barbara Higbie CD Release

Barbara Higbie CD Release

8:00 pm

Sun 4/14
Chely Wright

Chely Wright

7:00 pm

Mon 4/15
West Coast Songwriters - 4/15/19

original songs contest

West Coast Songwriters - 4/15/19

7:30 pm

Tue 4/16
Wed 4/17
Thu 4/18
Ben Sidran

Ben Sidran

8:00 pm

Fri 4/19
Mokoomba

Mokoomba

8:00 pm

Sat 4/20
Sun 4/21
Mon 4/22
Freight Open Mic - 4/22/19

Freight Open Mic - 4/22/19

7:30 pm

Free

Tue 4/23
Wed 4/24
Amy Hanaiali'i Gilliom

Amy Hanaiali'i Gilliom

8:00 pm

Thu 4/25
Fri 4/26
San Francisco Scottish Fiddlers

San Francisco Scottish Fiddlers

8:00 pm

Sat 4/27
Bobby Bare

Bobby Bare

8:00 pm

Sun 4/28
Mary Lou's Apartment

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

Mary Lou's Apartment

7:00 pm

Mon 4/29
Freight Open Mic - 4/29/19

Freight Open Mic - 4/29/19

7:30 pm

Free

Tue 4/30
     

May

  
Wed 5/1
Thu 5/2
Fri 5/3
Sat 5/4
Sun 5/5
Mon 5/6
Tue 5/7
Wed 5/8
Thu 5/9
John Hammond

John Hammond

8:00 pm

Fri 5/10
Sat 5/11
Patchwork Series: Asheba

Patchwork Series for Kids

Patchwork Series: Asheba

Rudy Trubitt

Patchwork Series

11:00 am

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

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

8:00 pm

Sold Out

Sun 5/12
Mon 5/13
Tue 5/14
Wed 5/15
Thu 5/16
Fri 5/17
Sat 5/18
Sun 5/19
Mon 5/20
Tue 5/21
Wed 5/22
Thu 5/23
Fri 5/24
Riders In The Sky

Riders In The Sky

8:00 pm

Sat 5/25
Sun 5/26
Mon 5/27
Tue 5/28
Wed 5/29
Country Joe McDonald - Songs and Stories

50th Anniversary of Woodstock Show

Country Joe McDonald - Songs and Stories

8:00 pm

Thu 5/30
Fri 5/31
  

June

     
Sat 6/1
Sun 6/2
Mon 6/3
Tue 6/4
Wed 6/5
Thu 6/6
Fri 6/7
Leo Kottke (6/7/19)

Leo Kottke (6/7/19)

8:00 pm

On Sale 1/18

Sat 6/8
Leo Kottke (6/8/19)

Leo Kottke (6/8/19)

8:00 pm

On Sale 1/18

Sun 6/9
Mon 6/10
Tue 6/11
Wed 6/12
Thu 6/13
Fri 6/14
Sat 6/15
Sun 6/16
Mon 6/17
Tue 6/18
Wed 6/19
Thu 6/20
Fri 6/21
Sat 6/22
Sun 6/23
Mon 6/24
Tue 6/25
Wed 6/26
Thu 6/27
Fri 6/28
Sat 6/29
Sun 6/30

July

Mon 7/1
Tue 7/2
Wed 7/3
Thu 7/4
Fri 7/5
Sat 7/6
Sun 7/7
Mon 7/8
Tue 7/9
Wed 7/10
Thu 7/11
Fri 7/12
Sat 7/13
Sun 7/14
SonoMusette

Bastille Day at The Freight!

SonoMusette

7:00 pm

Mon 7/15
Tue 7/16
Wed 7/17
Thu 7/18
Fri 7/19
Sat 7/20
Sun 7/21
Mon 7/22
Tue 7/23
Wed 7/24
Thu 7/25
Fri 7/26
Sat 7/27
Sun 7/28
Mon 7/29
Tue 7/30
Wed 7/31
    

August

   
Thu 8/1
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Tue 8/6
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Thu 8/22
Fri 8/23
Sat 8/24
Sun 8/25
Mon 8/26
Tue 8/27
Wed 8/28
Thu 8/29
Fri 8/30
Sat 8/31
 

September

      
Sun 9/1
Mon 9/2
Tue 9/3
Wed 9/4
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Sun 9/22
Mon 9/23
Tue 9/24
Wed 9/25
Thu 9/26
Fri 9/27
Sat 9/28
Sun 9/29
Mon 9/30
      

October

 
Tue 10/1
Wed 10/2
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Wed 10/23
Thu 10/24
Fri 10/25
Sat 10/26
Sun 10/27
Mon 10/28
Tue 10/29
Wed 10/30
Thu 10/31
   

November

    
Fri 11/1
Sat 11/2
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Tue 11/26
Wed 11/27
Thu 11/28
Fri 11/29
Sat 11/30
 

December

      
Sun 12/1
Mon 12/2
Tue 12/3
Wed 12/4