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NOVEMBER

Happy Turkey Day!

1WCasey Nelly/Jim Page, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Celtic Fiddle Festival, Villa Montalvo, Saratoga 7:30 408-961-5858
Radim Zenkl, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
2ThJohn Schott’s Dream Kitchen +3, Freight, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
With River, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
3FJohn Reischman/Jaybirds, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8p 510-548-1761
Betsy Rose/J.Berezan/E.Decker, 2304 McKinley, Berk. 7:30 510-525-7082
4SaChulrua, Cayuga Vault: 1100 Soquel, Santa Cruz 7:30 831-464-2128
Rachel Garlin, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Lipsey Mtn String Band/Spillit Quikkers, 3223 Mission, SF 415-550-6994
Houston Jones, house concert, Campbell 8pm 408-378-6823
Aux Cajunals Trio, Dance Palace, Point Reyes Station 8pm 415-663-1075
5SuEB Shape Note, 921 Tulare, Berkeley 4:30 510-525-4454
The Duo-Tones, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Catie Curtis/Mark Erelli, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy9, Felton 7p 831-603-2294
Chulrua, house concert, Cupertino 408-446-3328
6Mopen mic, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
7TuCatie Curtis, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
8WCatie Curtis, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Martin Hayes/Dennis Cahill, 320 Cedar, Santa Cruz 7:30 831-464-2128
Akosua, La Peña: 3105 Shattuck, Berkeley 8pm 510-849-2568
9ThJaime Laval/Ashley Broder, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8p 510-548-1761
Ramana Vieira Ensemble, La Peña, Berkeley 8pm 510-849-2568
Cindy Kallet/Grey Larsen, house concert, Pacific Grove 831-333-1493
10FSFFMClub, 885 Clayton, SF 8pm 415-661-2217 “Fire & Ice” see p2
Duck Baker, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Slammin All-Body Band, La Peña, Berkeley 8pm 510-849-2568
Holly Near, Sebastopol Community Ctr: 390 Morris 8:30 707-823-1511
Rancho Deluxe/Back 40/Brothers Lekas, 116 Clement, SF 415-751-1122
11SaSFFMC Hootenanny Night, Café Int’l: 508 Haight, SF 7p 415-775-0221
dulcimer gathering, United Meth: 12855 Boulder St, Boulder Creek 11-5
Eddie From Ohio, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Fronteras Flamencas, La Peña: 3105 Shattuck, Berkeley 8p 510-849-2568
Aux Cajunals Big Band, Ashkenaz, Berkeley 9pm 510-525-5054
A Capella Summit, Dominican College, San Rafael 415-455-8602
Rockin’ Solidarity Labor/Vukani Mawethu, SFCityCollege 8p 415-648-3457
12SuPA Shapenote, 11am TBD 650-736-4089
EB Fiddlin' & Pickin', 398 Vassar, Berkeley 12-5 510-528-0334
Sparky & Rhonda Rucker, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Coco Linares, La Peña: 3105 Shattuck, Berkeley 8pm 510-849-2568
Liz Carroll/John Doyle, Sebastopol Community: 390 Morris 707-823-1511
Randy Newman, El Campanil: 602 W 2nd, Antioch 3pm 925-229-2710
William Jackson/Grainne Hambly, 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 7pm 831-464-2128
Ballet Folklorico de Mexico, Marin Vet’s, San Rafael 3pm 415-499-6800
13MFruit, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
14TuSFFMC Board Mtg, 136 Highland Blvd, Kensington 6:30 510-524-9815 p2
open mic, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Liz Carroll/John Doyle, Le Petit Trianon: 72 N 5th, San Jose 408-847-6982
15WLiz Carroll/John Doyle, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Cindy Kallet/Grey Larsen, 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
16ThGirlyman, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Cindy Kallet/Grey Larsen, house concert, Oakland 8pm 510-655-2771
17-19Folk Alliance Region West, Sacramento Marriott, Rancho Cordova
17-19West Coast Ragtime Festival, Red Lion, Sacramento 916-457-3324
17FJohn Gorka, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Belle Monroe/Brewglass Boys/Mad Cow , 116 Clement, SF 415-751-1122
Celtic Winter’s Eve, 835 Forest Ave, Pacific Grove 7:30 831-626-8699
18SaJohn Gorka, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Linda Tillery/Cultural Heritage Choir, La Peña, Berkeley 8p 510-849-2568
Will Ackerman/Alex DeGrassi, 902 Danville Blvd., Alamo 8p 925-229-2710
Cindy Kallet, Hyde St Pier, SF 8pm 415-561-6662x12
BACDS Fall Ball, San Mateo Masonic Center 7:30 (2:30-5:30 workshop)
Drummers of Burundi, Marin Vet’s, San Rafael 8pm 415-499-6800
19SuPaul Arnoldi, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Kym Tuvim, house concert, Sunnyvale, 8pm concerts.shrub.ca/rsvp
21Tuopen mic, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
22WTracy Grammer, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
24F*** FOLKNIK DEADLINE *** Calendar email
other material see p9 or send to 885 Clayton St., SF 94117
SFFMClub, 885 Clayton, SF 8pm 415-661-2217 “Thanks & Praise” see p2
Shana Morrison, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Americana music fest, Café Du Nord: 2170 Market, SF 415-861-5016
25SaLaurie Lewis/Tom Rozum, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
26SuPA Shapenote, 4pm 3145 Flowers Lane, Palo Alto 650-494-3145
Wishing Chair, house concert, Oakland 3pm 510-655-2771
Bluehouse, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
27-29Richard Thompson, Carriage House, Villa Montalvo 7:30 408-961-5858
27MWCSA open mic, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
28Tuopen mic, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
30ThTom Russell, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761

DECEMBER

Happy Solsthannukhamas!!!

1FPatrick Landeza, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
1FWaybacks, Larkspur Cafe Theater, 500 Magnolia Ave, Larkspur, two shows: 7:30 & 9:45 415-924-6107
2SaBACDS No Snow Ball, 4700 Lincoln, Oakland 7:30 415-282-7374
Fishtank Ensemble, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Venezuelan Music, La Peña: 3105 Shattuck, Berkeley 8pm 510-849-2568
Annie Sampson, 2727 Parkside Circle, Concord 8pm 925-229-2710
Earl Brothers/Mad Cow, Knockout: 3223 Mission, SF 415-550-6994
Waybacks, Harmony Winter Festival, Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 6pm
3SuEB Shape Note, 5724 Fresno Ave, Richmond 4:30 510-528-2109
Kitka/Davka, 1414 Walnut, Berkeley 4pm 510-848-0237x119
The BIlls, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Pacific Mozart Ensemble, 2515 Durant, Berkeley 5pm 415-705-0848
5Tuopen mic, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Harmony button making party, 5pm 510-233-5065
7ThChris Williamson, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
8-10California Revels, Scottish Rite: 1547 Lakeside Dr, Oakland 510-452-3800
8FSFFMClub, 885 Clayton, SF 8pm 415-661-2217 “Gifts & Dreams” see p2
Chris Williamson, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
La Familia Son, La Peña: 3105 Shattuck, Berkeley 9pm 510-849-2568
Shay Black, Hyde St Pier, SF 8pm 415-561-6662x12
Pacific Mozart Ensemble, Vets: 401 Van Ness, SF 7:30 415-705-0848
Scottish Christmas, Fox: 2219 Broadway, Redwood City 7p 408-961-5858
9SaSFFMC Hootenanny Night, Café Int’l: 508 Haight, SF 7p 415-775-0221
Lucy Kaplansky, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Adrianne, house concert, Sunnyvale, 8pm concerts.shrub.ca/rsvp
10SuPA Shapenote, 11am TBD 650-736-4089
EB Fiddlin' & Pickin', 50 Wildwood Gardens, Piedmont 12-5 510-601-8576
Si Kahn, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
La Peña Community Chorus, 3105 Shattuck, Berkeley 7pm 510-849-2568
11MThe Roches, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
12TuSFFMC Board Mtg, 817 Arlington, Berkeley 6:30 510-525-1965 see p2
Adam Miller, Library: 902 Oak Lane, Rio Linda 3:30 916-566-2138
The Roches, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
13WAdam Miller, Library: 8962 Elk Grove Blvd., Elk Grove 3:30 916-685-5270
Greenbridge, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
14ThAdam Miller, Library: 19012 E. Main, Linden 7pm 209-887-3039
Patrick Ball, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
15-17California Revels, Scottish Rite: 1547 Lakeside Dr, Oakland 510-452-3800
15FAdam Miller, Stanford Hospital Atrium 12:30 650-725-2892
Al Stewart, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Circle R Boys/Bluegrass Revolution, 116 Clement, SF 9pm 415-751-1122
16SaFlamenco Kalore, La Peña: 3105 Shattuck, Berkeley 8pm 510-849-2568
Henry Clement/Gumbo Band, Freight, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Golden Bough, Wesley Center: 902 Danville B.., Alamo 8p 925-229-2710
17SuFOLKNIK FOLDIN Friend Rm 110 41st St, Oakland Noon 510-653-3204
SF Sacred Harp sing 415-585-4773
Beth Custer Ensemble, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
18MWCSA open mic, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
19TuChristmas Jug Band, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
21ThFreight Holiday Revue, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
22FSFFMClub, 885 Clayton, SF 8pm 415-661-2217 “Groups, gatherings & holidays” see p2
In Harmony’s Way, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
24SuPA Shapenote, 4pm TBD 650-736-4089
27-1/1/07SFFMC Camp Harmony, Boulder Creek
29FAlex Pfeifer-Rosenblum, La Peña, Berkeley 8pm 510-849-2568
David Grisman Bluegrass Experience, Freight, Berkeley 8p 510-548-1761
31SuEnglish dance, 461 Florence, Palo Alto 8pm 415-282-7374
High Country, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Jesús Diaz/Bay Area Cuban All Stars, La Peña, Berk. 9:30 510-849-2568

JANUARY

Happy New Year!

22FSFFMClub, 885 Clayton, SF 8pm 415-661-2217 “Carter Family” see p2