« Week of December 15, 2013 »
Start: 12/15/2013 2:00 pm

Judy CollinsWe are sold out of advance tickets for this show. There may be some limited standing room only tickets available once the show starts at 2:00 pm for $56.50.

Start: 12/15/2013 8:00 pm

Dirk Powell & Cedric WatsonTwo great Louisiana talents—Dirk Powell and Cedric Watson—join forces to explore the crosscurrents of three great Americana musical tributaries: Cajun, Creole and old-time Appalachian traditions.

Start: 12/16/2013 7:30 pm

Check out the future when the West Coast Songwriters present their monthly Songwriter Competition, where members take the stage and perform their material live on the Freight stage. Performers sign up from 7:00 to 7:20, and at 7:30 the house lights go down and the show goes on!

Start: 12/17/2013 8:00 pm

Red Hot ChachkasThe Red Hot Chachkas infuse the klezmer tradition of Eastern European Yiddish music with jazz, rock, oldtime, classical, and latin influences in their original compositions, arrangements, and improvisations. From performances at the 2010 Ashkenaz Festival in Toronto to San Francisco's Davies Symphony Hall their hot sound and uptempo beat gets folks up and dancing.

Start: 12/18/2013 8:00 pm

Larry Hanks & Deborah RobinsLarry Hanks and Deborah Robins don’t try to complicate a song. They don’t add frills and trills and needless grace notes. Instead, they choose great old songs and sing them in a straightforward way that gets right to the essence of the music. It’s a simple approach with a minimum of fuss and accompaniment, and the result is solid, pure, elemental.

Start: 12/19/2013 8:00 pm

Legends of the Celtic HarpLegends of the Celtic Harp is an ensemble of three of the most celebrated celtic harp players in the world. Their concerts takes their audiences on a joyous, dramatic musical journey deep into the myths, legends and history of the Celtic Harp.

Start: 12/20/2013 8:00 pm

Robbie Fulks Robbie Fulks has the soul of a country singer and the mind of a vaudevillian. Still, for Robbie, it's about the songs.

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the HipwadersThe Hipwaders are a California trio specializing in kid-pleasing power pop anthems full of catchy tunes and beautiful vocal harmonies.

Start: 12/21/2013 8:00 pm

Laurie LewisLaurie Lewis hosts our exuberant family holiday celebration, setting alight the longest night of the year with great music. Some of the Bay Area's hottest performers are on stage tonight, donating their services in support of the Freight: Suzy Thompson, Keith Little & the Little Band, Claudia Russell & Bruce Kaplan, and Tom Rozum playing with host Laurie Lewis.