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SEPTEMBER

Happy Labor Day! Happy 91st, Faith!!!!!

1-4SFFMC Labor Day Camp, Boulder Creek
1FSFFMClub, 885 Clayton, SF 8pm 415-661-2217 “Nature & Nurture” see p2
Valley of Moon Scottish Fiddlers, 307 Center, Santa Cruz 8pm 831-420-5260
Ray Abshire, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 9pm 831-603-2294
2-3Scottish Games, Alameda County Fairgrounds, Pleasanton 800-713-3160
5TuEd Miller, house concert, Pacific Grove 7pm 831-333-1493
6WChirgilchin, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Kevin & Ikaika Brown, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
7ThDavid Berkeley, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
8FBill Monroe Tribute, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Geoff Muldaur, Cayuga Vault: 1100 Soquel, Santa Cruz 8pm 831-421-9471
David Ross MacDonald, 14523 Big Basin Way, Saratoga 7pm 408-741-5180
9SaSFFMC Hootenanny Night, Café Int’l: 508 Haight, SF 7pm 415-775-0221
SF Festival of the Sea, Hyde St Pier, SF 10-5 415-556-6435
Trout Fishing in America, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Tommy Castro Band, Cal Maritime, Vallejo 6pm 707-654-1550
Chaksampa, Marin Showcase Theater, San Rafael 7:30 415-499-6800
10SuPA Shapenote, 11am TBD 650-736-4089
EB Fiddlin' & Pickin', 1713 Cedar, Berkeley 12-5 510-527-3224
EB Shape Note, 1713 Cedar, Berkeley 4:30 510-527-3224
Jim Hudak, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Trout Fishing in America, 320 Cedar, Santa Cruz 5&7:30 831-479-9421
Paul Brody’s SADAWI, 1100 Soquel, Santa Cruz 7:30 831-421-9471
Ray Bonneville, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 7pm 831-603-2294
11MOld Blind Dogs, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 7:30 831-464-2128
Marc Atkinson Trio, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
12TuSFFMC Board Mtg, 111 Lundy’s Lane, SF 6:30 415-647-1474 see p2
Old Blind Dogs, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Claudia Villela/Ricardo Peixoto, house concert, Mountain View 650-947-9669
Marc Atkinson Trio, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
13WOld Blind Dogs, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Bearfoot, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
14-17Berkeley Old Time Music Convention www.berkeleyoldtimemusic.org
14ThOld Time Music Convention, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Laura Love Band, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
15-17Echo Summit Dance Weekend, Placerville 916-489-0488
15FSFFMClub, 885 Clayton, SF 8pm 415-661-2217 “Celebrations” see p2
New Lost City Ramblers/Stairwell Sisters, 2025 Addison, Berk. 510-548-1761
Cache Valley Drifters, Cayuga: 1100 Soquel, Santa Cruz 8pm 831-475-4938
16SaDelta Blues Festival, Antioch 12-7:30 925-706-4270
Freedom Song Network swongswap, 885 Clayton, SF 6:30 415-648-3457
Neydavood Ensemble, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Jo D’Anna, Simple Pleasures: 36th Ave & Balboa, SF 8pm 415-387-4022
Ray Bonneville, 14523 Big Basin Way, Saratoga 7pm 408-741-5180
Blue Turtle Seduction, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 9pm 831-603-2294
17SuBearfoot Bluegrass, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
19TuKelly Joe Phelps, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Pipeline, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 7:30 831-464-2128
20WStrange Travel Suggestions, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
21-24Sebastopol Celtic Music Festival, 390 Morris St 707-823-1511
21ThHarry Manx, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
22FStoryhill, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
23SaCajun-Zydeco Music Festival, Ardenwood Farm, Fremont 10-6 510-796-0663
Oldtime Bluegrass Festival, Anderson Marsh State Park 707-994-0688
David Jacobs-Strain, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
24SuPA Shapenote, 4pm 6 Pyrola Lane, San Carlos 650-631-2977
Salty Walt, Edinburgh Castle: 950 Geary, SF 7pm 415-885-4074
Vern Williams memorial, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
26TuBeth Custer’s Clarinet Thing, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Muriel Anderson, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
27WMarie Kalaniemi trio, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Beth Custer’s Clarinet Thing, house concert, Mountain View 650-947-9669
Lunasa, Le Petit Trianon: 72 N 5th, San Jose 7:30 408-847-6982
28ThLaurence Juber, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Claudia Villela/Ricardo Peixoto, Don Quixote, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
29FSFFMClub, 885 Clayton, SF 8pm 415-661-2217 “Surprises & Disappointments” see p2
Jon Fromer/F.Herrera/Molotov Mouths, La Peña, Berkeley 8pm 510-849-2568
Hill Kirchen, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Incendio, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
30SaDougie MacLean, BRep: 2025 Addison, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761 (F&S)
Regency ball, Masonic Temple: 100 N. Ellsworth, San Mateo 650-365-2913
Tango Fire, Marin Vet’s, San Rafael 8pm 415-499-6800
Ian Tyson, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294

OCTOBER

Happy Halloween!

1SuEB Shape Note, 218 E. Scenic Ave, Point Richmond 4:30 510-235-2988
Shooglenifty, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
2MMelody of China, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
3Tuopen mic, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Peter Tork/James Lee Stanley, Don Quixote, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
4WBruce Molsky, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Kevin Welch, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
5ThDaniel Ho/Kahumoku/Ohta, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Druha Trava, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
6-8Children’s Music Net Nat’lConf, Walker Creek Ranch Petaluma 847-733-8003
6F*** FOLKNIK DEADLINE *** Calendar email
other material see p9 or send to 885 Clayton St., SF 94117
Baguette Quartette, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Robert Keen/Todd Snider, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk 7:30 831-479-9421
Peppino D’Agostino/Stef Burns, Don Quixote, Felton 9pm 831-603-2294
Bluestein Family, Tower Theatre: 815 E. Olive, Fresno 8pm 559-485-9050
7SaLoch Lomond Highland Games, Highlands Park, Ben Lomond 831-457-6716
House Jacks, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
8SuPA Shapenote, 11am TBD 650-736-4089
EB Fiddlin' & Pickin'
Vasen, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 7pm 831-464-2128
10TuSFFMC Board Mtg, 824 Lincoln Ave #B, Alameda 6:30 510-523-6533 see p2
Crooked Still, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
11WConnie Doolin quartet, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
12ThMac Martin/California Travelers, Freight, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Heidi Clare/AttaGallop, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 8pm 831-603-2294
13-15BACDS Fall Weekend, Monte Toyon, Aptos 650-365-2913
13FSFFMClub, 885 Clayton, SF 8pm 415-661-2217 “Food & Drink” see p2
Jack Williams, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Fred Eaglesmith, Kuumbwa: 320 Cedar, Santa Cruz 7&9pm 831-479-9421
14SaSFFMC Hootenanny Night, Café Int’l: 508 Haight, SF 7pm 415-775-0221
Reilly & Maloney, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Richie Havens, Sebastopol Community Ctr: 390 Morris 8pm 707-823-1511
15SuRahim Alhaj, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Reilly & Maloney, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 7pm 831-603-2294
16MBill Staines, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
17Tuopen mic, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
18WCarpathian Fol. Quartet, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Adam Miller, Library: 3700 Middlefield, Palo Alto 3:30 650-329-2586
19ThChris Smither, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
20FChris Smither, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Natalie MacMaster, Mem Aud, Stanford University 8pm 650-725-2787
21SaDan Milner/Bob Conroy, Hyde St Pier, SF 8pm 415-561-6662x12
April Verch, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
22SuPA Shapenote, 4pm TBD 650-736-4089
Peter Alsop, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
23MWCSA open mic, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
25WAdam Miller, Library: 150 East L St, Benecia 7pm 707-746-4343
26ThAdam Miller, Library: 5600 S Land Park Dr, Sacramento 3pm 916-264-2700
27FSFFMClub, 885 Clayton, SF 8pm 415-661-2217 “Autumn” see p2
Natalie MacMaster, Marin Vet’s, San Rafael 8pm 415-499-6800
28SaDervish, Le Petit Trianon: 72 N 5th, San Jose 7:30 408-847-6982
Wake the Dead, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
29SuFOLKNIK FOLDIN Noon
Susan Werner, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
Way Out West, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 7pm 831-603-2294
31Tuopen mic, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761

NOVEMBER

Happy Turkey Day!

1WCeltic Fiddle Festival, Villa Montalvo, Saratoga 7:30 408-961-5858
3FJohn Reischman/Jaybirds, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
4SaChulrua, Cayuga Vault: 1100 Soquel, Santa Cruz 7:30 831-464-2128
Rachel Garlin, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley 8pm 510-548-1761
5SuEB Shape Note, 921 Tulare, Berkeley 4:30 510-525-4454
Catie Curtis/Mark Erelli, Don Quixote: 6275 Hwy 9, Felton 7pm 831-603-2294