Becky's Schedule of Cool Music Stuff - June 2005

Hey all,

Summer's here! And that means festival season. Wahoo! Check out
the many great festivals throughout the summer - make sure you go to
at least one!

Strangers Helping Strangers is pleased to once again be working with
Dark Star Orchestra to help those in need. Please bring a non-
perishable food donation to a DSO show. SHS will be giving away thank
you gifts to the largest donors as well as holding a drawing from all
who make a donation at each show. Please visit www.SHStrangers.org
for more information. Thank you and see you at a show!

Make sure you visit the "Hemp Shows" section of the website to see all
the upcoming Hemp related benefit shows.

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Don't forget to check the site for frequent updates and new shows
added throughout the month. Remember all dates are subject to change.

And hey, if you get to talk to any of the bands...tell 'em Becky sent
ya!

Have fun and be safe!

Peace,
Becky :)
Becky@coolmusicstuff.com
http://www.coolmusicstuff.com
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JUNE

1 - Charlie Hunter Trio @ Ram's Head, Annapolis, MD.

1 - Dave Matthews Band @ UMB Bank Pavilion, Maryland Heights, MO.

1 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ Broadway Oyster Bar, St. Louis, MO.

1 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Dante's, Portland, OR.

1 - Dark Star Orchestra @ Lupo's, Providence, RI. **Strangers
Helping Strangers will be collecting food for The Traveler's Aid
Society of Rhode Island**

1 - Sarah McLachlan @ Halifax Metro Centre , Halifax, Nova Scotia,
Canada.

1 - G. Love & Special Sauce and Jack Johnson @ Blitz, Yokohama, Japan.


2 - funky Meters @ 9:30 Club, Washington, DC.

2 - Dave Matthews Band @ Tweeter Center, Tinley Park, IL.

2 - Robert Walter's 20th Congress, Stanton Moore, and Tim Green @
Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA.

2 - Dark Star Orchestra @ The Chance, Poughkeepsie, NY.

2 - Karl Denson's Tiny Universe @ The Chameleon, Lancaster, PA.

2 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Showbox, Seattle, WA.

2 - Sarah McLachlan @ Centre 200, Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada.

2 - 4 - Appalachian Uprising featuring Yonder Mountain String Band,
Larry Keel & Natural Bridge, Sam Bush Band, Hot Buttered Rum String
Band, John Cowan Band, and others @ Eden Valley Farm, Scottown, OH.
http://www.earthproductions.net


3 - The Bomb Squad @ Sully's Pub, Hartford, CT.

3 - Moon Boot Lover @ Common Ground, Allston, MA.

3 - Charlie Hunter Trio @ Regattabar, Cambridge, MA.

3 - Kelly Bell Band @ Stingers, Boonsboro, MD.

3 - Dark Star Orchestra @ Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank, NJ. **this
show will feature a raffle to benefit the Jersey Jams Fund**

3 - funky Meters @ B.B. King Blues Club, New York, NY.

3 - Karl Denson's Tiny Universe @ Penn's Peak, Jim Thorpe, PA.

3 - The Recipe @ Rex's Bar, West Chester, PA.

3 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ 3rd and Lindsley, Nashville, TN.

3 - Big Fuzz @ Club Metronome, Burlington, VT.

3 - Jamie Masefield & Doug Perkins, and Madeleine Peyroux @ Flynn
Theater, Burlington, VT. **part of Discover Jazz**
http://www.discoverjazz.com/

3 - 4 - 9th Annual O.U.R. Festival featuring Hypnotic Clambake, Snake
Oil Medicine Show, Redheaded Stepchild, Good For Nuthin' String Band,
Stewed Mulligan, Zydeco Vacation, and others @ Brushwood Folklore
Center and Campgrounds, Sherman, NY. http://www.ourmusicfest.com

3 - 4 - Blue Plum Festival featuring Yonder Mountain String Band, Tim
O'Brien, Hot Buttered Rum String Band, Shawn Camp, Reagan Boggs, and
others @ downtown Johnson City, Johnson City, TN.
http://www.blueplum.org

3 - 5 - Michael Arnone's Crawfish Festival featuring funky Meters,
Swampadelica, Buckwheat Zydeco, Papa Grows Funk, Nathan & The Zydeco
Cha Chas, and others @ Susssex County Fairgrounds, Augusta, NJ.
http://www.crawfishfest.com


4 - Old Crow Medicine Show @ The Troubadour, West Hollywood, CA.

4 - Stratford Day Street Festival featuring The Bomb Squad, and
others @ Main Street, Stratford, CT. **free show**

4 - Charlie Hunter Trio @ Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton, MA.

4 - Kelly Bell Band @ Nic's Fish House, Baltimore, MD.

4 - Karl Denson's Tiny Universe @ Stone Pony, Asbury Park, NJ.

4 - WDST 25th Anniversary Celebration Mountain Jam featuring Medeski
Martin & Wood, Xavier Rudd, Rober Randolph, Gov't. Mule, and others @
Hunter Mountain, Hunter, NY. http://www.huntermtn.com/index

4 - Dave Matthews Band @ Post-Gazette Pavilion, Burgettstown, PA.

4 - The Recipe @ KClinger's, Etters, PA.

4 - Dark Star Orchestra @ Electric Factory, Philadelphia, PA.

4 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ Handlebar, Greenville, SC.

4 - Blueground Undergrass @ The Windjammer, Isle of Palms, SC.

4 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Carlos & Charlies, Austin, TX.

4 - Gordon Stone Band @ RiRas, Burlington, VT.

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On TV:

Throughout the month of June, Public Television stations around the
country will be broadcasting the complete restored Grateful Dead
Movie. Go here for the complete schedule -
http://dead.net/_pbs/index.html

On June 15th, you can catch John Scofield on the Tonight Show with
Jay Leno (NBC).

*please check your local listings for exact show times and channel
information.

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5 - Karl Denson's Tiny Universe @ Webster Theatre, Hartford, CT.

5 - funky Meters @ The Funk Box, Baltimore, MD.

5 - Dave Matthews Band @ Post-Gazette Pavilion, Burgettstown, PA.

5 - Yonder Mountain String Band and Gov't. Mule @ Festival Pier,
Philadelphia, PA.


6 - Dark Star Orchestra @ Mexicali Blues, Teaneck, NJ. **Strangers
Helping Strangers will be collecting food for The Community Food Bank
of New Jersey**

6 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Athletic Club, Beaverton, OR.

6 - 12 - Clifford Brown Jazz Festival featuring funky Meters, The
Headhunters featuring Robert Walter, Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, and
others @ Rodney Square, Wilmington, DE. **free show**
http://www.CliffordBrownJazzFest.com


7 - Kelly Bell Band @ Bartenders Ball, Ocean City, MD.

7 - Dark Star Orchestra @ Mexicali Blues, Teaneck, NJ. **Strangers
Helping Strangers will be collecting food for The Community Food Bank
of New Jersey**

7 - Dave Matthews Band @ Germain Amphitheater, Columbus, OH.

7 - Yonder Mountain String Band and Gov't. Mule @ Norva, Norfolk, VA.

7 - Sarah McLachlan @ Memorial Centre, Victoria, British Columbia,
Canada.


8 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Great American Music Hall, San
Francisco, CA.

8 - The Bomb Squad @ Bill's Bar, Boston, MA.

8 - Karl Denson's Tiny Universe @ Mexicali Blues Cafe, Teaneck, NJ.

8 - Dark Star Orchestra @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park, NY.
**Strangers Helping Strangers will be collecting food for The
Homeless & Traveler's Aid Society of the Capitol District**

8 - The Wood Brothers (featuring Chris Wood of Medeski Martin & Wood)
@ Van Dyke Theatre, Schenectady, NY.

8 - Dave Matthews Band @ Germain Amphitheater, Columbus, OH.

8 - Yonder Mountain String Band and Gov't. Mule @ House of Blues,
Myrtle Beach, SC.

8 - Gordon Stone Band @ Nectars, Burlington, VT.

8 - Sarah McLachlan @ Memorial Centre, Victoria, British Columbia,
Canada.


9 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Great American Music Hall, San
Francisco, CA.

9 - The Wood Brothers (featuring Chris Wood of Medeski Martin & Wood)
@ Lizard Lounge, Cambridge, MA.

9 - funky Meters @ Metrotech Plaza, Brooklyn, NY. **free show!**

9 - Karl Denson's Tiny Universe @ Lafayette Square, Buffalo, NY.

9 - The Headhunters featuring Robert Walter, Mike Clark, and others @
Iridium Jazz Club, New York, NY.

9 - The Bomb Squad @ Tribeca Rock Club, New York, NY.

9 - Gordon Stone Band @ Vermont Pub and Brewery, Burlington, VT.


10 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ House Of Blues, West Hollywood,
CA.

10 - Moon Boot Lover @ La Cocina, Pittsfield, MA.

10 - Dark Star Orchestra @ The Somerville Theater, Somerville, MA.
**Strangers Helping Strangers will be collecting food for The
Somerville Homeless Coalition - ProjectSOUP**

10 - Kelly Bell Band @ Recher Theatre, Towson, MD.

10 - The Wood Brothers (featuring Chris Wood of Medeski Martin &
Wood) @ Space Gallery, Portland, ME.

10 - The Headhunters featuring Robert Walter, Mike Clark, and others
@ Iridium Jazz Club, New York, NY.

10 - Blueground Undergrass @ Rhythm and Brews, Chattanooga, TN.

10 - Karl Denson's Tiny Universe @ Canal Club, Richmond, VA.

10 - The Bomb Squad @ Club Metronome, Burlington, VT.

10 - Sarah McLachlan @ Prospera Place, Kelowna, British Columbia,
Canada.

10 - 12 - Bonnaroo Music Festival featuring Bela Fleck Acoustic Trio,
Keller Williams, Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, Alison Krauss & Union
Station, Allman Brothers Band, The Word, Dave Matthews Band, Trey
Anastasio, Yonder Mountain String Band, Old Crow Medicine Show, Lake
Trout, Benevento/Russo duo with Mike Gordon, Xavier Rudd, Gov't Mule,
Earl Scruggs & Friends, Joss Stone, O.A.R., Toots and the Maytals,
Umphrey's McGee, Ozomatli, Donna The Buffalo, Madeleine Peyroux, and
others @ Bonnaroo Farm, Manchester, TN. http://www.bonnaroo.com

10 - 12 - HarborFest featuring Rusted Root, Old Crow Medicine Show,
The Charlie Daniels Band, Robert Earl Keen, Fighting Gravity, and
others @ Town Point Park, Norfolk, VA.
http://www.festeventsva.org/festevents/harborfest.htm

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Check out these great releases from Homegrown Music Network!

Jazz Mandolin Project "The Deep Forbidden Lake" CD. This is the 6th
studio album from JMP and it's a little different from their other
albums. This one features Jamie Masefield's acoustic cover song
interpretations. Get it here: http://tinyurl.com/bx2rg

Dave Matthews Band "Stand Up" CD. A stripped-down, rhythmic mix of
pop grandeur, balladry, soulful songs, and occasional blasts from the
band's past in the form of actual musical interplay. Get it here:
http://tinyurl.com/86woz

Ben Harper & The Blind Boys Of Alabama "Live At The Apollo" CD. This
sold-out show at Harlem's legendary Apollo Theater features Ben
Harper and The Blind Boys backed by Harper's band, The Innocent
Criminals. Get it here: http://tinyurl.com/ch7pr

Phil Lesh "Searching For The Sound" (Lesh's book on 5 CDs). The bass
player for the greatest improvisational band in American history
tells the full, true story of his life, Jerry Garcia, and the
Grateful Dead. Get it here: http://tinyurl.com/7lov5

"Live From Bonnaroo 2004" (2 DVDs). This set looks back at the
Bonnaroo Music Festival of 2004 featuring performances from The Dead,
Dave Matthews & Friends, Trey Anastasio, Gov't Mule, Galactic, Ani
DiFranco, moe., North Mississippi Allstars, and tons more! Get it
here: http://tinyurl.com/cvr7b

"Jam Cam Chronicles - Hookahville Fall 2004" DVD. The DVD features
performances from Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, Bernie Worrell and the
WOO Warriors, ekoostik hookah, Dickey Betts, Hayseed Dixie, The
Stringtown Pickers, and more! Get it here: http://tinyurl.com/cfdjt

"Telluride Bluegrass Festival - Reflections Vol. 1" CD. A collection
of performances from the past 15 years of the Telluride Bluegrass
Festival featuring Bela Fleck & Tony Trischka, The Del McCoury Band,
Nickel Creek, Leo Kottke, Sam Bush & John Cowan, Peter Rowan, James
Taylor, Shawn Colvin, and more! Get it here: http://tinyurl.com/c83t4

Trey Anastasio "One Man's Trash" CD. Features Tom Marshall, Jon
Fishman, Page McConnell, Jen Hartswick, Dave Grippo, and James
Harvey! Get it here: http://tinyurl.com/cqbmh

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11 - Alexander City Jazz Festival featuring Derek Trucks Band,
Tishamingo, and others @ Lake Martin Amphitheater, Alexander City,
AL. http://www.alexcityjazzfest.com

11 - Irvine Global Village Festival featuring Blues Traveler, and
others @ Colonel Bill Barber Marine Corps Memorial Park, Irvine, CA.
http://www.irvinefestival.org

11 - The San Francisco Symphony's Black & White Ball featuring
Charlie Hunter Trio, The Motet, Train, Violent Femmes, Minnie Driver,
Village People, and others @ Civic Center Plaza, San Francisco, CA.
http://www.bwball.com

11 - The Bomb Squad @ Black, Rock and Blue, Fairfield, CT.

11 - Blueground Undergrass @ Songs of the South Concert Series,
Jonesboro, GA.

11 - The Wood Brothers (featuring Chris Wood of Medeski Martin &
Wood) @ Club Helsinki, Great Barrington, MA.

11 - The Ryan Cavanaugh Trio @ Cafe Arone, Wilson, NC.

11 - Dark Star Orchestra @ The Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom, Hampton
Beach, NH. **Strangers Helping Strangers will be collecting food for
The New Hampshire Homeless Coalition**

11 - Moon Boot Lover and Funkfoot @ Stone Church, Newmarket, NH.

11 - The Headhunters featuring Robert Walter, Mike Clark, and others
@ Iridium Jazz Club, New York, NY.

11 - Del McCoury Band @ Blue Ridge Music Center, Galax, VA.

11 - Kelly Bell Band @ Sweet Carolines, Winchester, VA.

11 - Gordon Stone Band @ Magic Hat Block Party, Burlington, VT.
**free show**

11 - Sarah McLachlan @ Sport Mart Place, Kamloops, British Columbia,
Canada.


12 - Alison Krauss & Union Station @ Alltel Arena, Little Rock, AR.

12 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ House Of Blues, West Hollywood,
CA.

12 - Dave Matthews Band and Yonder Mountain String Band @ Verizon
Wireless Music Center, Noblesville, IN.

12 - The Wood Brothers (featuring Chris Wood of Medeski Martin &
Wood) @ Big Apple BBQ, New York, NY.

12 - The Headhunters featuring Robert Walter, Mike Clark, and others
@ Iridium Jazz Club, New York, NY.

12 - Sarah McLachlan @ GM Place, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.


13 - Dave Matthews Band @ Verizon Wireless Music Center, Noblesville,
IN.

13 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ Ziggy's, Winston Salem, NC.

13 - Karl Denson's Tiny Universe @ B.B. King's Blues Club, New York,
NY.

13 - Alison Krauss & Union Station @ Nokia Theatre, Grand Prairie, TX.

13 - Dark Star Orchestra @ Higher Ground, Burlington, VT.
**Strangers Helping Strangers will be collecting food for The
Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf**


14 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ House Of Blues, San Diego, CA.

14 - Karl Denson's Tiny Universe @ Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA.

14 - Kelly Bell Band @ Flirt, Canton, MD.

14 - Lake Trout and The Three Sixtys @ Pianos, New York City, NY.

14 - Scott Simons (of The Argument), and John Cutler (of Greek 
Embassy) @ Pianos (upstairs), New York City, NY.
14 - Dark Star Orchestra @ Higher Ground, Burlington, VT. **Strangers Helping Strangers will be collecting food for The Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf** ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Ben & Jerry's and the Dave Matthews Band have teamed up to help fight Global Warming. Go here to see how you can get involved: http://www.lickglobalwarming.org/ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 15 - Alison Krauss & Union Station @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, CO. 15 - Del McCoury Band @ The Winery at Eagle Knoll, Eagle, ID. 15 - The Headhunters featuring Robert Walter, Mike Clark, and others @ Beachland Ballroom, Cleveland, OH. 15 - Dave Matthews Band @ Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, OH. 15 - Karl Denson's Tiny Universe @ State Theatre, Falls Church, VA. 16 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Marquee Theatre, Tempe, AZ. 16 - Karl Denson's Tiny Universe @ Funk Box, Baltimore, MD. 16 - The Headhunters featuring Robert Walter, Mike Clark, and others @ Bling Pig, Ann Arbor, MI. 16 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ Stone Church, Newmarket, NH. 16 - Zooma Tour featuring Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals, Trey Anastatio, Medeski Martin & Wood, Gomez, Les Claypool, Brazilian Girls, and others @ Tweeter Center, Camden, NJ. http://www.zoomatour.com **CANCELLED** 16 - Dark Star Orchestra @ Tralfamadore Cafe, Buffalo, NY. 16 - Alison Krauss & Union Station @ Cheyenne Civic Center, Cheyenne, WY. 16 - 18 - Ripplefest Camp Jam featuring Dark Star Orchestra, Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, Derek Trucks Band, The Recipe, ekoostik hookah, The Codetalkers w/ Colonel Bruce Hampton, and others @ RippleFest Barn, Bluffton, OH. http://www.ripplefest.com 16 - 19 - Telluride Bluegrass Festival featuring Bela Fleck, Alison Krauss & Union Station, Old Crow Medicine Show, Yonder Mountain String Band, Leo Kottke & Mike Gordon, Earl Scruggs & Friends, Gillian Welch, and others @ Telluride Town Park, Telluride, CO. http://www.bluegrass.com/ 17 - Del McCoury Band @ The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA. 17 - The Headhunters featuring Robert Walter, Mike Clark, and others @ Canopy Club, Champaign, IL. 17 - Zooma Tour featuring Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals, Trey Anastatio, Medeski Martin & Wood, Gomez, Les Claypool, Brazilian Girls, and others @ Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, MD. http://www.zoomatour.com **CANCELLED** 17 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Rio Grande Zoo, Albuquerque, NM. 17 - Charlie Hunter Trio, Bad Plus, and James Carter Organ Trio @ Celebrate Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY. http://www.brooklynx.org/celebrate/default.asp 17 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ Joyouse Lake, Woodstock, NY. 17 - Dark Star Orchestra @ Forward Hall, Erie, PA. 17 - Kelly Bell Band @ Grape Street Pub, Manayunk, PA. 17 - Gordon Stone Band @ Red Square, Burlington, VT. 17 - Rachel Eddy & The Mo'Town Rounders, and Steppin' In It @ The Rosewood Theatre, Morgantown, WV. http://www.morgantownrounders.com/ 17 - 18 - Chili Pepper Festival featuring Keller Williams, Michael Franti & Spearhead, New Monsoon, Chuck Prophet, and others @ Snowmass Village, Snowmass, CO. http://www.stayaspensnowmass.com/p-chili-cookoff.php 17 - 19 - Wakarusa Music & Camping Festival featuring Blueground Undergrass, Gordon Stone Band, Jazz Mandolin Project, Old Crow Medicine Show, Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, String Cheese Incident, Gov't Mule, Umphrey's McGee, Wilco, Galactic, North Mississippi Allstars, Sound Tribe Sector 9, Xavier Rudd, Railroad Earth, and others @ Clinton Lake State Park, Lawrence, KS. http://www.wakarusa.com 18 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Fox Theatre, Boulder, CO. 18 - Dave Matthews Band @ ctnow.com Meadows Music Theater, Hartford, CT. 18 - The Headhunters featuring Robert Walter, Mike Clark, and others @ The Bluebird, Bloomington, IN. **midnight show** 18 - The Headhunters featuring Robert Walter, Mike Clark, and others @ Taste of Bloomington, Bloomington, IN. 18 - Kelly Bell Band @ BBQ Roadshow, Westminster, MD. 18 - Zooma Tour featuring Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals, Trey Anastatio, Medeski Martin & Wood, Gomez, Les Claypool, Brazilian Girls, and others @ Walnut Creek Pavilion, Raleigh, NC. http://www.zoomatour.com **CANCELLED** 18 - Derek Trucks Band @ East Ave. Stage, Rochester, NY.
**part of the Rochester International Jazz Festival** http://www.rochesterjazz.com 18 - John Scofield Band @ Kilbourn Hall, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY. http://www.rochesterjazz.com
**part of the Rochester International Jazz Festival**
18 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ Revolution Hall, Troy, NY. 18 - G. Love & Special Sauce @ Library Square, Salt Lake City, UT. 18 - 19 - Father's Day Bluegrass Festival featuring Del McCoury Band, Dry Branch Fire Squad, Kids on Bluegrass, Country Ham, Lost Highway, IIIrd Tyme Out, and others @ Nevada County Fairground, Grass Valley, CA. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Click here for tons of great contests: http://www.relix.com/contests.phtml ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 19 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Belly Up, Aspen, CO. 19 - Dave Matthews Band @ ctnow.com Meadows Music Theater, Hartford, CT. 19 - The Headhunters featuring Robert Walter, Mike Clark, and others @ Center for the Living Arts, Springfield, IL. 19 - Zooma Tour featuring Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals, Trey Anastatio, Medeski Martin & Wood, Gomez, Les Claypool, Brazilian Girls, and others @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, Charlotte, NC. http://www.zoomatour.com **CANCELLED** 19 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ Nectar's, Burlington, VT. 21 - Mike Gordon & Leo Kottke @ Boulder Theater, Boulder, CO. 21 - Derek Trucks Band @ Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield, CT. 21 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ Blues Alley, Washington, DC. 21 - The Headhunters featuring Robert Walter, Mike Clark, and others @ Schuba's, Chicago, IL. 21 - Bruce Hornsby @ Strathmore Music Center, Bethesda, MD.
**Benefit for the ADA Watch/National Coalition for Disability Rights**
http://www.adawatch.org
21 - Kelly Bell Band @ Flirt, Canton, MD. 21 - The Wood Brothers (featuring Chris Wood of Medeski Martin & Wood) and John Butler Trio @ Bowery Ballroom, New York, NY. 21 - Rusted Root @ House of Blues, Myrtle Beach, SC. 21 - Alison Krauss & Union Station @ Amarillo Civic Center, Amarillo, TX. 22 - The Headhunters featuring Robert Walter, Mike Clark, and others @ Schuba's, Chicago, IL. 22 - Derek Trucks Band @ Rocks Off Concert Cruise aboard the Temptress, departing from World Yacht Marina, NY. http://www.rocksoffnyc.com 22 - Zooma Tour featuring Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals, Trey Anastatio, Gomez, Xavier Rudd, Les Claypool, and others @ Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati, OH. http://www.zoomatour.com **CANCELLED** 22 - The Wood Brothers (featuring Chris Wood of Medeski Martin & Wood) @ Tin Angel, Philadelphia, PA. 22 - Dave Matthews Band @ Ford Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton, PA. 22 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Gypsy Tea Room, Dallas, TX. 22 - Maceo Parker @ E-Werk, Cologne/Koln, Germany.
**This show has been moved to November** 23 - Robert Walter's 20th Congress @ Cervante's Masterpiece Ballroom, Denver, CO. 23 - The Recipe @ Funk Box, Baltimore, MD. 23 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ Ace Of Clubs, New York, NY. 23 - Rusted Root @ Mulcahy's, Wantagh, NY. 23 - Derek Trucks Band @ Sellersville Theater, Sellersville, PA. 23 - Old Crow Medicine Show @ Ryman Auditorium, Nashville, TN. 23 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Antone's, Austin, TX. 23 - Dave Matthews Band @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, Virginia Beach, VA. 23 - Gordon Stone @ Metronome, Burlington, VT. 23 - Maceo Parker @ Alte Feuerwache, Mannheim, Germany. 24 - John Scofield @ Belly Up Tavern, Solana Beach, CA. 24 - Bernie Worrell & the WOO Warriors @ Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom, Denver, CO. 24 - Robert Walter @ Cervantes, Denver, CO. **midnight show** 24 - Robert Walter's 20th Congress @ Quixote's, Denver, CO. 24 - Victor Wooten Band @ Gothic Theater, Englewood, CO. 24 - Zooma Tour featuring Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals, Trey Anastatio, Gomez, Xavier Rudd, Toots & the Maytals, Les Claypool, and others @ Hi Fi Buys Amphitheatre, Atlanta, GA. http://www.zoomatour.com **CANCELLED** 24 - Kelly Bell Band @ Champions, Frederick, MD. 24 - The Bomb Squad @ Asylum Club, Portland, ME. 24 - Del McCoury Band @ Meijer Gardens, Grand Rapids, MI. 24 - Rusted Root @ Hampton Beach Casino, Hampton Beach, NH. 24 - Soulive and Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra @ Celebrate Brooklyn, Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY. http://www.brooklynx.org/celebrate/default.asp 24 - Alison Krauss & Union Station @ The Backyard, Austin, TX. 24 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Meridian, Houston, TX. 24 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ Jewish Mother, Virginia Beach, VA. 24 - Derek Trucks Band @ Higher Ground, Burlington, VT. 24 - Maceo Parker @ Metro Club, Olten, Switzerland. 24 - 25 - Brewgrass featuring Del McCoury Band, Drew Emitt Band, The Davisson Brothers Band, John Cowan Band, and others @ Sunshine Daydream Campground, Terra Alta, WV. http://www.sunshinedreams.com 24 - 26 - Jubiliee Folk Music Fest featuring Victor Wooten Band, Mike Marshall & Choro Famoso, Joe Craven Trio, Los Mocosos, Hot Strings, and others @ Silverton, CO. http://www.silvertonfestivals.org/ 24 - 26 - Taos Solar Music Festival featuring Mike Gordon & Leo Kottke, Michael Franti & Spearhead, The Indigo Girls, New Monsoon, and others @ Kit Carson Park, Taos, NM. http://www.solarmusicfest.com/ 24 - 26 - Northwest String Summit featuring Keller Williams, Yonder Mountain String Band, Leo Kottke & Mike Gordon, Larry Keel & Natural Bridge, and others @ Horning's Hideout, North Plains, OR. http://www.stringsummit.com/ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Be sure to check out these great upcoming festivals: July 18 - 22 - New York Drum Festival directed by Jim Donovan (of Rusted Root) @ The New York Institute of Dance and Education and The Kaleidoscope Dance Theatre, Auburn, NY.
*No musical experience required. Drums provided.* The festival will
be held along side of the highly celebrated New York Dance Festival.
Each event features workshops master classes and performances by a
wide array of internationally acclaimed teachers, performers and
musicians. August 26 - 27 - Shakedown Festival featuring Medeski Martin & Wood, Soulive, Galactic, Michael Franti & Spearhead, The Big Wu, and others @ Horning's Hideout, North Plains, OR. http://www.shakedownfest.com ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 25 - Robert Walter's 20th Congress @ Belly Up, Aspen, CO. http://www.jazzaspen.com/ 25 - Victor Wooten Band @ Aggie Theater, Fort Collins, CO. 25 - International Arts & Ideas Festival featuring The Bomb Squad and others @ World Stage, New Haven Green, New Haven, CT. **free show** http://www.artidea.org 25 - Zooma Tour featuring Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals, Trey Anastatio, Gomez, Xavier Rudd, Toots & the Maytals, Les Claypool, and others @ Ford Amphitheatre, Tampa, FL. http://www.zoomatour.com **CANCELLED** 25 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ House Of Blues, New Orleans, LA. 25 - Freihoffer's Jazz Festival featuring Charlie Hunter Trio, The Motet, Steps Ahead, Jazz Attack, and others @ Saratoga PAC, Saratoga, NY. http://www.spac.org 25 - Derek Trucks Band @ Canal Concert Series, Tonawanda, NY. 25 - Rusted Root @ Turning Stone Casino, Verona, NY. 25 - Alison Krauss & Union Station @ Ford Center, Oklahoma City, OK. 25 - Dave Matthews Band @ Hersheypark Stadium, Hershey, PA. 25 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ Ellington Playhouse, Lynchburg, VA. 25 - Scott Simons (of The Argument), and Pete Schmidt & the Getaway Car @ Jammin' Java, Vienna, VA. 25 - Maceo Parker @ Kulturzelt, Kassel, Germany. 26 - Rusted Root @ The Big Kahuna, Wilmington, DE. 26 - Zooma Tour featuring Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals, Trey Anastatio, Gomez, Xavier Rudd, Toots & the Maytals, Les Claypool, and others @ Sound Advice Amphitheatre, West Palm Beach, FL. http://www.zoomatour.com **CANCELLED** 26 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ Canyons Restaurant, Blowing Rock, NC. 26 - Artvoice Street Festival featuring Medeski Martin & Wood, and others @ Lafayette Square, Buffalo, NY. **Free show** http://www.artvoice.com 26 - Dave Matthews Band @ Nissan Pavilion at Stone Ridge, Bristow, VA. 27 - Toronto Jazz Festival featuring Medeski Martin & Wood, Folk Alarm Trio, and others @ Toronto Star Stage, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. http://www.torontojazz.com 28 - Mike Gordon & Leo Kottke @ Marquee Theatre, Tempe, AZ. 28 - Victor Wooten Band @ Granada, Lawrence, KS. 28 - Kelly Bell Band @ Flirt, Canton, MD. 28 - Dave Matthews Band @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, Charlotte, NC. 28 - Rusted Root @ Starland Ballroom, Sayreville, NJ. 28 - Maceo Parker @ Colos-Saal, Aschaffenberg, Germany. 29 - Mike Gordon & Leo Kottke @ The Rialto, Tucson, AZ. 29 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ The Bamboo Room, Lake Worth, FL. 29 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Nite Town, Lafayette, LA. 29 - Dave Matthews Band @ Walnut Creek Pavilion, Raleigh, NC. 29 - Rusted Root @ House of Blues, Atlantic City, NJ. 29 - Zooma Tour featuring Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals, Trey Anastatio, Benevento/Russo Duo, Toots & the Maytals, Ray Lamontagne, and others @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, Virginia Beach, VA. http://www.zoomatour.com **CANCELLED** 29 - Blues Traveler @ Antone's, Austin, TX. 30 - Karl Denson's Tiny Universe @ House Of Blues, San Diego, CA. 30 - Oteil & the Peacemakers @ The Bamboo Room, Lake Worth, FL. 30 - Gibb Droll with Marc Broussard @ Nite Town, Lafayette, LA. 30 - Kelly Bell Band @ Watkins Park, Wakins Mills, MD. 30 - Victor Wooten Band @ Voodoo Lounge, Maryland Heights, MO. 30 - Del McCoury Band, Chip Taylor, and Carrie Rodrigues @ Celebrate Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY. http://www.brooklynx.org/celebrate/default.asp 30 - The Anti-Squonk Trio (featuring members of ulu) @ Ace of Clubs, New York, NY.
30 - Gordon Stone Band @ Black Door Cafe, Montpelier, VT. 30 - Maceo Parker @ Jazzfestival, Ljubljana, Slovenia. 30 - 7/3 - High Sierra Music festival featuring Keller Williams, Yonder Mountain String Band, Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, Conspirator (featuring members of the Disco Biscuits), Leo Kottke & Mike Gorden, Railroad Earth, Steve Kimock Band, Govšt Mule, Michael
Franti & Spearhead, Jamie Janover, Les Claypool, and others @ Plumas- Sierra County Fairgrounds, Quincy, CA. http://www.highsierramusic.com/ Enjoy the shows! Š1997-2005 Stillwell ISSN: 1533-0877 **Feel free to forward this (in its entirety) to a friend** ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Get Paid to Read E-mails, Take Surveys, and tons more! http://www.coolmusicstuff.com/getpaid/getpaid.htm