Gigs 2008

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January
Jan 11
Fri   Chaucers Wine Cellar, Glen Iris, 155 Burke Road, Glen Iris. Ph: 9509 7936 (Nick Charles Trio)
Jan 12 Sat 1:00 pm St Andrews Hotel, St Andrews PH: 97101201
Jan 12 Sat 8:00 pm The Longboard Surf Cafe, Dromana, Ph 59870733
Jan 18-20 Fri – Sun   Tamar Valley Folk Festival, Georgetown, Tasmania
Jan 23 Wed 8:00 pm The Republic Bar, Hobart,Tasmania
Jan 24 Thur 8:00 pm Fingal Hotel, Fingal, Tasmania Ph: 6374 2121
Jan 25 Fri 8:00 pm OZ Rock Inn , Ulverstone,Tasmania Ph:6425 1599
Jan 27 Sun 5:15pm Eltham Town Jazz and Blues Heritage Festival , Town Square Stage
February
Feb 1 Fri TBA

Selby Folk Club

Feb 2 Sat 8:30 pm

Sippers Restaurant, 164 Rathdowne St , Carlton

Feb 3 Sun 5:00 pm The Lomond Hotel 225 Nicholson St, East Brunswick (with The Blues Strings)
Feb 8 Fri 8:00 pm The Acorn on Forest Restaurant
Feb 14 Thu 7:15 pm Breezioz, 139 Nelson Place, Williamstown.7.15pm contact Info@Greg Ph: 93975224
Feb 15 Fri 8:00 pm Cooks Corner, 287 Wellington Street, Collingwood Ph, 9415 1539, 8pm
Feb 16 Sat 8:00 pm The Longboard Surf Cafe , Dromana, Ph 59870733
Feb 17 Sun   Bruthen Blues and Arts Festival, Bruthen
Feb 20 Wed TBA The Cobra Room, Collingwood
Feb 22 Fri   Bodhi Tree Cafe ,  317 Maroondah Highway Healesville PH: 59624407.
Feb 23 Sat 8.30pm The Reefton Hotel, McMahons Creek
Feb 24 Sun 1pm The Purple Haze Cafe,105 Quayle Rd, Wandin North Ph: 5964 3621.
Feb 29 Fri 8:00 pm Cooks Corner, 287 Wellington Street, Collingwood Ph, 9415 1539, 8pm
March
Mar 1 Sat 1 pm
St Andrews Hotel, St Andrews
Mar 1 Sat 9pm Sippers Restaurant, 164 Rathdowne Street, Carlton
Mar 2 Sun 12:00 pm Prahran Market (Nick Charles Trio)
Mar 2 Sun 7pm Gippsland Acoustic Music Club. Tyers Hall.
Mar 5 Wed 9pm The Clifton Hill Hotel Ph: 9489 8705
Mar 7 -10 Fri-Mon TBA Port Fairy Folk Festival (with The Blue Strings)
Mar 14 Fri 8:00 pm The Acorn on Forest Restaurant www.acornonforest.com.au  8pm
Mar 15 Sat 8:00 pm The Longboard Surf Cafe, Dromana, Ph 59870733, 8pm
Mar 16 Sun 12:00 pm
Prahran Market (Nick Charles Trio) 12pm
Mar 22 Sat 8:00 pm The Rhythm Cafe Foster, 5 Bridge Street, , Bookings Essential (Dinner and Show) PH: 56821612
Mar 26 Wed 8:00 pm The Geelong Folk Club 30 Aberdeen St Geelong, Ph: 5223 3055
Mar 27 Thu 8:30 pm Kokopelli's Restaurant, 79 Bentinck St, Portland PH: 5521 1200
Mar 28 Fri 8:30pm
The Old Clarendon Inn, 36 Grants Gully Road, Clarendon PH: (08) 8383 6166
Mar 29 Sat 7:30 pm Echunga Golf Club, Ph: 8388 8038. Enquiries contact Wright Guitars,Mt Barker PH: 8398 5551
Mar 30 Sun 4pm The Semaphore Workers Club , Adelaide Album launch ! ($5 cover) 93 The Esplanade, Semaphore PH: 84499110
April
Apr 4 Fri 8pm Royal Mail Loch , 2 Smith St. Loch Ph: 5659 4446
Apr 11 Fri 7:00 pm Chaucers Wine Cellar, 155 Burke Rd, Glen Iris, Ph: 9509 7936, 7pm (Nick Charles Trio)
Apr 12 Sat   The Mount Dandenong Hotel, 1457 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Ph 97511202
Apr 13 Sun 12:00 pm
Prahran Market , 12pm, (Nick Charles Trio)
Apr 13 Sun 5:30 pm The Lomond Hotel , 225 Nicholson Street, East Brunswick. Ph: 9380 1752 (with the "Blue Strings")
Apr 18 Fri 8:00 pm The Acorn on Forest Restaurant
Apr 19 Sat 1:00 pm
St Andrews Hotel, St Andrews, 1pm
Apr 19 Sat 8:00 pm The Bodhi Tree Cafe, 317 Maroondah Hwy, Healesville PH: 5962 4407
Apr 20 Sun 5:00 pm The Westernport Hotel, 161 Marine Parade, San Remo Ph: 5678 5352.
Apr 25-27 Fri-Sun  
May
May 9 Fri 8:00 pm Melba Hall, University of Melbourne. Bookings open now on Ph: 0405 211 499 or email pac50@bigpond.net.au. Tickets $25.
May 16 Fri 8:00 pm Cook's Corner (Chef's Edge) 287 Wellington Street, Collingwood Ph, 9415 1539
May 17 Sat 8:00 pm Longboard Surf Bar, Dromana, 8pm, Ph 59870733
May 24 Sat 8:00 pm The Boite World Music Cafe, 1 Mark St, Nth Fitzroy www.boite.com.au
May 18 Sun 1.30pm The Sam Knott Hotel , 82 Warburton Highway Wesburn Ph 5967 1200
May 31 Sat 8 -12pm The Tigers Den, Cairns, QLD Tour , North Cairns Football Club ph 0402 534 731.
June
Jun 1 Sun 6:00 pm The Village Chapel, Yungaburra, QLD Tour, 6pm . contact tswagman@tpg.com.au
Jun 5 Thu 8:00 pm The Clink Theatre, Port Douglas, QLD Tour, Mowbray Street, Port Douglas .ph: 04 17 75 02 31
Jun 6-8 Fri-Sun   Palm Creek Festival, Townsville, QLD Tour www.palmcreek.org.au
Jun 12 Thu 7:00 pm The Botanical Gardens Lakeside Cafe, Brisbane, QLD Tour www.lakesidegardens.com.au 7pm Ph:38798602 with Tim O'Brien
Jun 13 Fri 7:00 pm The Up Front Club, 31 Maple Street, Maleny, QLD Tour, www.upfrontclub.org Ph: 5494 2592
Jun 15 Sun 2:30 pm The Jazz Club, Kawana Community Hall, Nanyima Street, Buddina . Tickets $20 (with Doc Span ) PH: 5438 1976 or 5491 6017 www.myspace.com/docspan
Jun 20 Fri 7:30 pm House Concert, Engadine,Sydney, NSW ph.0403936785 or 02 9520 6180.
Jun 21 Sat 8 pm The Folkus Room, Canberra, ACT www.thefolkus.org.au
Jun 22 Sun   Yuin Folk Club, House Concert, NSW www.cobargofolkfestival.com
Jun 28 Sat 1:00 pm St Andrews Hotel, PH 97101201
Jun 28 Sat 8:00 pm The Longboard Surf Bar, Dromana, 139 Point Nepean Road, Ph 5987 0733
Jun 29 Sun 5:00 pm The Lomond Hotel, East Brunswick, with The Blue Strings, Ph: 93801752
July
13 Sunday mid-day Prahran Market Square, Commercial Road, Prahran (with the Nick Charles Trio)
18 Friday 8pm Royal Mail Hotel , 2 Smith St. Loch Ph: 5659 4446
19 Saturday 1pm St Andrews Hotel, Main Road St Andrews PH: 97101201(with Pete Fidler)
19 Saturday 8pm The Longboard Surf Bar, Pt Nepean Rd, Dromana, Ph 59870733
20 Sunday 1.30pm The Sam Knott Hotel, 82 Warburton Highway Wesburn Ph 5967 1200
25 Friday 7pm Wyreena Conservatory Cafe, Croydon Arts PH: 92945590
26 Saturday   Echuca Winter Blues Festival TBA
27 Sunday   Echuca Winter Blues Festival TBA
August
2 Saturday 8:30 pm Mt Dandenong Hotel, 1457 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Ph 97511202
8 Friday 8pm The Acorn on Forest Restaurant and Bar, www.acornonforest.com.au 375 Forest Road, The Basin
15 Friday 8pm Acoustic Guitar Spectacular at The Clifton Hill Hotel (this years guests Michael Fix and Paul Wookey)
Details TBA
16 Saturday   Darnum Musical Village, with Michael Fix (concert and workshop)
23 Saturday 1pm St Andrews Hotel, with Pete Fidler
31 Sunday   The Lomond Hotel , 225 Nicholson Street, East Brunswick 5pm (with the Blue Strings)
September
3 Wednesday 8:30PM The Clifton Hill Hotel, Acoustic Night, corner Queens Pde and Wellington Street, Clifton Hill, Ph: 9489 8705

 

USA TOUR

13 Saturday 8pm Swallow Hill, Denver Colorado. Concert in The Tuft Theatre, www.swallowhill.com
17 Wed   Walnut Valley Festival, Winfield Kansas, Workshop www.wvfest.com
18 Thursday   Concerts at Walnut Valley Festival, Stages 2&3 www.wvfest.com
19 Friday 8pm Cafe Acoustic, St Joseph, Missouri. Workshop, www.cafe-acoustic.com
20

Saturday

  The Benton Club, St Joseph, Missouri. Concert, 8pm, 402 N.7th Street, (816)232 6719
21 Sunday   TBA
22 Monday 7pm Kansas City, MO, Mike Kelley’s Westsider, workshop and concert
www.mikekelleyswestsider.com
23 Tuesday 7:00 pm Winfield KS, College Hill Coffee www.collegehillcoffee.com
24 Wednesday 7.30pm Lawrence KS, House Concert, www.folkonmass.org
25 Thursday 8pm Oklahoma City, Galileo Bar and Grill.www.galileookc.com
26 Friday TBA Onaga,concert, KS
27 Saturday 8pm Cottonwood Falls, KS, Emma Chase Café, www.emmachasecafe.com
28 Sunday 6pm House Concert Kansas City. For details PH: Home: 913-385-7031, Cell: 913-485-3859
29 Monday 7pm Wichita, Concert at Woodland Lakes Community Church, 770 S. Greenwich; contact 316 280 1183 for info
October
1 Wednesday 6:30 pm Albuquerque NM, St Clair Winery & Bistro, www.stclairvineyards.com
2 Thursday 8pm Las Cruces NM, High Desert Brewing Co, www.highdesertbrewingco.com
3 Friday 7:30pm Tucson AZ, Greenfire Music, www.greenfireonline.org
4 Saturday 8pm Phoenix AZ, Fiddlers Dream , www.fiddlersdream.org Afternoon workshop/evening concert
6 Monday 3pm Alamogordo House Concert at The Unitarian Fellowship Hall
1010 16th Street, Alamogordo, alamohouseconcert@yahoo.com
       
12 Sunday 5:30 pm The Lomond hotel, 225 Nicholson St, East Brunswick with "The Blue Strings"...welcome back !!
16 Thursday 8pm Bowral, Scottish Arms Tavern for "Folk Blues and Beyond" Ph48614333
17 Friday 8pm The Gallipoli Club Newcastle, 3 Beaumont St Hamilton 02) 4961 2430
18 Saturday TBA House Concert, Sussex Inlet, NSW
19 Sunday TBA 10am and 3pm : "Folk in the Foothills", Jamberoo NSW
25 Saturday 1 pm St Andrews Hotel , Main Rd St Andrews, 97101201
25 Saturday 8 pm The Bodhi Tree Cafe, Healesville, 8pm
31 - 3 Nov Fri-Mon Various The Maldon Folk Festival, Maldon Vic
November
9 Sunday 6:00 pm Adelaide, The Trinity Sessions, with Doug Ashdown. Trinity Church, 318 Goodwood Road , Clarence Park, Adelaide Ph: (08) 827 10329
15 Saturday 1:00 pm St Andrews Hotel, St Andrews.Ph 97101201

 

NEW ZEALAND TOUR

19 Wednesday 7.30pm Bay of Plenty Blues Club, at The Belgian Bar 1151 Arawa St Rotorua, www.blues.co.nz/bop-blues
20 Thursday 8:00 pm Hamilton Blues Society, at Biddy Mulligans 742 Victoria Street, Hamilton, www.blues.co.nz/hbs
21 Friday TBA Cross Creek Blues Club, at The Tin Hut, Tauherenikau, www.crosscreekblues.co.nz
22 Saturday 8:00 pm The Wellington Bluegrass Society. 54 Richmond Street Petone (Adjacent to the Petone Library) www.bluegrass.wellington.net.nz ph (04) 477-0069
23 Sunday 7pm Waterfront Bar and Kitchen, 3 Marine Gardens Raumati Beach, www.waterfrontbar.co.nz
26 Wednesday 8.30pm The Mussel Inn, Onakaka, Golden Bay, www.musselinn.co.nz
27 Thursday TBA  
28 Friday 7.30pm Riverside Community Centre, Upper Moutere, Nelson Ph: 03 5267805
29 Saturday TBA Havelock House Concert
30 Sunday TBA Le Cafe, Picton , www.lecafepicton.co.nz
December
3 Wednesday TBA New Edinburgh Folk Club, Dunedin www.nefc.org.nz
5 Friday 8pm Harbour Light, 24 London Street Lyttleton, Christchurch Ph: 03 3288615, www.harbourlight.co.nz
7 Sunday 8pm Devonport Folk Music Club, The Bunker, Mount Victoria ph: 445 2227, devonportdirectory.co.nz/realmusic.htm
       
12 Friday 7pm The Spiegeltent, Arts Centre Forecourt, 100 St Kilda Rd Melbourne With the "Blue Strings" Tix $30 at The Spiegeltent or through Ticket Master 1300 136 166 or online at www.ticketmaster.com.au
13 Saturday 8pm The Longboard Surf Bar Dromana Ph: 5987 0733
14 Sunday 1.30pm The Sam Knott Hotel, Wesburn Ph: 5967 1200
17 Wednesday 9pm The Clifton Hill Hotel , Ph: 9489 8705
21 Sunday   The Way Out West Club, Williamstown RSL with Chris Wilson Ph: 0414784221
28 Sunday 5 pm The Lomond Hotel, 225 Nicholson St, Brunswick. (with the "Blue Strings')

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