2/5: Funeral Bonsai Wedding (trio) opens Rachel Drew and the Bitter Roots CD release concert – The Constellation, Chicago, IL 8:30pm
Jason Roebke, Jason Adasiewicz and I will play a set of my songs – some familiar and some brand new – opening for Rachel’s band, of which I am bassist. The rest of the Bitter Roots are: John Mead (gtr), Gerald Dowd (dr) and Alton Smith (keyboards). Adv Tickets here
2/14: Dolly Varden – All-Star Benefit Concert to raise money for The Chicago Diabetes Project – The Hideout, Chicago, IL 4pm
Dolly Varden, Frisbie, Robbie Fulks, Kelly Hogan, Phil Angotti, Nora O’Connor.. and many others will perform at this all-ages benefit event
2/15: Robbie Fulks: Jerry Reed vs. Lou Reed – The Hideout, Chicago, IL
a reprise of an amazing mash up of Reeds. We did this in 2013 and we’re doing it again. With Steve Doyle and Alex Hall 7pm
4/3: Steve Dawson and Friends – Simon’s, Chicago, IL
It’s gonna be my birthday and I’ll be playing at Simons!
Diane and I will do a duet show in Madison, WI on Friday, May 15, and in Columbus, OH on May 8th. More info on that soon
I will play in Baltimore with ellen cherry on May 6th, to celebrate the release of our EP, “The Thread!”
She will come to Chicago to play a release celebration show in June.