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July 2016

Sunday, July 10th 2:00 to 4:00 pm

Murphy's Irish Pub

464 1st Street, Sonoma, CA

707-935-0660

www.sonomapub.com

no admission charge

August 2016

Saturday, August 27th 8-11 pm

Ruth McGowan's Brewpub

131 E 1st St, Cloverdale, CA
(707) 894-9610

http://ruthmcgowansbrewpub.com/

PAST PERFORMANCES

June 2016
Saturday, June 25th 4:30-7:30pm

Hopmonk Tavern

230 Petaluma Ave, Sebastopol, CA

In the Beer Garden

Free!

www.hopmonk.com

Friday, June 10th 7-10 pm

French Garden Bistro

8050 Bodega Avenue

Sebastopol CA

707-824-2030

www.frenchgardenrestaurant.com

no admission charge

May 2016

Thursday, May 26th

private event

Friday, May 27th

private event

April 2016

Friday, April 22nd 7-10 pm

French Garden Bistro

8050 Bodega Avenue

Sebastopol CA

707-824-2030

www.frenchgardenrestaurant.com

no admission charge

March 2016

Friday, March 4th 7-10 pm

French Garden Bistro

8050 Bodega Avenue

Sebastopol CA

707-824-2030

www.frenchgardenrestaurant.com

no admission charge

Friday, March 25th 8 pm

Opening for Quake City Jug Band

Acoustic Music Berkeley

Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists

1924 Cedar St (at Bonita) Berkeley, CA

$15 advance/ $20 door

Acoustic Music Berkeley

July 2015
Saturday, July 18th 4-7pm

Hopmonk Tavern

230 Petaluma Ave, Sebastopol, CA

In the Beer Garden

Free!

www.hopmonk.com

Saturday, July 25th 2 pm

Sonoma Valley Regional Library

755 W. Napa Street, Sonoma CA

707-996-5217

Free!

August 2015

Wednesday, August 19th 7pm

Healdsburg Regional Library

139 Piper Street, Healdsburg, CA

707-433-3772

Free!

October 2015

Sunday, October 11th 11:30 am to 2 pm

The Tallman Hotel Veranda

9550 Main Street, Upper Lake, CA

707-275-2244

www.tallmanhotel.com

uly 2015

May 2015

Saturday, May 16th (private event)

Sunday, May 31st  1:30 to 6 pm

Many Musicians Playing

Memorial for Laurie Schaeffer

The Grange

6000 Sebasopol Ave (Highway 12)

Sebastopol, CA

http://northbaylive.com/

June 2015

Sunday, June 7th 7:30 to 9:30 pm

Murphy's Irish Pub

464 1st Street, Sonoma, CA

707-935-0660

www.sonomapub.com

no admission charge

Friday, June 19th 7-10 pm

French Garden Bistro

8050 Bodega Avenue

Sebastopol CA

707-824-2030

www.frenchgardenrestaurant.com

no admission charge

Saturday, June 20th 2 pm

Petaluma Public Library

100 Fairgrounds Drive, Petaluma, CA

707-763-9801

free!

Saturday, June 27th 8-11 pm

Ruth McGowan's Brewpub

131 E 1st St, Cloverdale, CA
(707) 894-9610

http://ruthmcgowansbrewpub.com/

Saturday, May 2nd (private event)

Friday, May 8th 7-10 pm

French Garden Bistro

8050 Bodega Avenue

Sebastopol CA

707-824-2030

www.frenchgardenrestaurant.com

no admission charge

March 2015

Saturday , March 7th 7-10 pm

French Garden Bistro

8050 Bodega Avenue

Sebastopol CA

707-824-2030

www.frenchgardenrestaurant.com

no admission charge

Sunday, March 8th

Friend's House Santa Rosa CA

(private event)

April 2015

Saturday, April 18th (private event)

Wednesday, April 29th 7-9 pm

with Take Jack

Le Bateau Ivre Restaurant

2629 Telegraph Avenue, Berkeley, CA

http://www.lebateauivre.net

510-849-1100

no admission charge

June, 2014

Sunday, June 22   1:30 to 2:15 pm

in the Pete Seeger Room

San Francisco Free Folk Festival

Presidio Middle School

450 30th Avenue (at Gear), San Francisco

http://.sffolkfest.org/2014/index.shtml

August, 2013

Sunday, August 11    11am to 1pm

San Gregorio General Store

Highway 84 and Stage Road

San Gregorio, CA

(650) 726-0565

www.sangregoriostore.com

August, 2012

Thursday, August 9th 7:30 PM

The Redwoods

40 Camino Alto 

Mill Valley CA

(415) 383-2741

free admission

October, 2012

Saturday, October 13th 8 PM 7:30 doors

Studio E, Sebastopol

Opening for Stacey Earle and Mark Stuart

Tickets and directions will be available a couple of months before the date.

http://northbaylive.com/

July, 2012

Saturday, July 14th 7PM

Sebastopol Community Center Annex

390 Morris Street Sebastopol, CA

Benefit for the Community Center

$15 at the door

 

November, 2011

Monday, November 7th 7:00 PM live on KWMR radio 90.5

Pt. Reyes Station--streaming at:

http://www.kwmr.org/app/section?name=ollohelp

Saturday, November 12th 8:00 PM

with TAKE JACK

The Dance Palace

503 B Street
Point Reyes Station, CA 94956
(415) 663-1075

http://www.dancepalace.org/

Thursday, November 3rd 7:00 PM

with TAKE JACK

Quicksilver Mine Company

6671 Front St (Hwy. 116)

Forestville, CA

(707) 887-0799

www.quicksilvermineco.com

September, 2011

Saturday, September 24th 7:00 PM (we go on first)

Kevin Russell's Summer Showcase

with Under the Radar and Wine Country Swing

Gaia's Garden
1899 Mendocino Avenue,

Santa Rosa, CA 95401

(707) 544-2491  no cover

http://www.gaiasgardenonline.com

April-May, 2011

JESUS CHRIST, SUPER STAR PRESHOW

Burbank Auditorium

Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa, CA

TONE BENT will be performing with the TAKE JACK preshow.

Thursday • April 28 • 8:00 PM (preview)

Friday • April 29 • 8:00 PM

Saturday • April 30 • 2 PM and 8:00 PM

Sunday • May 1 • 2:00 PM

Wednesday • May 4 • 8:00 PM

Thursday • May 5 • 8:00 PM

Friday • May 6 • 8:00 PM

Saturday • May 7 • 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM

Sunday • May 8 • 2:00 PM

KEVIN RUSSELL presents:

Angels In the Kitchen
TONE BENT CD RELEASE PARTY
Sunday • April 10th • 7:30 PM
Sebastopol Community Center Annex
390 Morris Street Sebastopol, CA
Cost of Admission includes one shining new CD • $20.00
Tickets available at The Last Record Store, 1899 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa
Reservations • Kevin Russell, 824-1858 or krussellmft@aol.com
Doors open at 7:00 PM

TONE BENT
Bill Horvitz • vocals, guitars, banjo, ukulele
Robin Eschner • vocals, guitar, piano, percussion
with friends:
Scott Walton • bass          Rick Cutler • drums
John Tuttle • accordion  John Bidwell • dobro

Kevin Russell • banjo, guitar, mandolin

 

January- February, 2011

VOICE OF THE PRAIRIE

by John Olive

Newman Hall Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa, CA

TONE BENT will be performing the pre-show for this play. Robin has written a beautiful new song for the play called "The Hands of Time," and Bill has composed incidental music that he will perform during the play.

Thursday • January 27 • 8:00 PM

Friday • January 28 • 8:00 PM

Saturday • January 29 • 8:00 PM

Wednesday • February 2 • 8:00 PM

Thursday • February 3 • 8:00 PM

Friday • February 4 • 8:00 PM

Saturday • February 5 • 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM

Sunday • February 6 • 2:00 PM

October, 2010

CHIPFEST !

Saturday • October 9 • 7:30 PM

Remembering Chip Dunbar

Sebastopol Community Center Annex

TONE BENT, The Mighty Chiplings, Modern Hicks, Solid Air, Sara Winge and Friends,

Shari Garn and Deeper Rhythm

tix $15.00 available at The Last Record Store or call Kevin Russell at 824-1858

krussellmft@aol.com

 

Sunday • October 10 • 6 PM

Zone Music Party Celebration

Sebastopol Community Center

390 Morris Street

Sebastopol, CA

$15

 

September, 2010

EARLE FEST

Saturday  •  September 25th  •  gates at noon  •  music till 7PM

TONE BENT 2:50-3:20 pm

Don't miss this music festival benefiting the Earle Baum Center for the Blind. The day includes Dave Alvin and the Guilty Women, James McMurtry, The Belleville Outfit, St. Peterbilt, and Three at Last.

Gates open at noon; music till 7 pm.

$20 advance/$25 at the gate

Earl Baum Center for the Blind

4539 Occidental Road Santa Rosa, CA 95401

http://www.earlefest.com

Sunday, September 19th 3PM

Friends House, Santa Rosa CA

with Take Jack

Private Event

August, 2010

Wednesday, August 11th 7-9 pm

with special guests Take Jack

Le Bateau Ivre Restaurant

2629 Telegraph Avenue

Berkeley, CA

http://www.lebateauivre.net

510-849-1100

no admission charge

July, 2010

Saturday, July 31st 8pm

Occidental Center for the Arts

Occidental, CA
We are sharing the eveining with the fabulous Brulee

featuring Julie Wiener on vocals and Doug Onstad on piano, guitar, and vocals.

http://www.bruleesonomacounty.com/index.html

occidentalcenterforthearts.com

April, 2010

Sunday, April 11th 7PM

Occidental Center for the Arts

Occidental, CA
We are part of a concert to help celebrate the opening of the OCA.

Other groups include Nota Bene, Swing Street, spoken word and more.

Come out and support this important West County arts organization!

$15 at the door.

occidentalcenterforthearts.com

Saturday, April 17th 8PM

Red Poppy Art House

2698 Folsom St @ 23rd

San Francisco, CA
415-826-2402

http://www.redpoppyarthouse.org/

We are doing a short set of favorite cover tunes, sharing the evening with these performers:

Omid Zoufonoun, Amir Zoufonoun, Aaron Bennett, Amber Lembrecht, Liza Mezzacappa, Carey Lamprecht, Rob Reich.

March, 2010

With Very Special Guests!!

Thursday, March 18th 7:00 PM

Quicksilver Mine Company

6671 Front St (Hwy. 116)

Forestville, CA

(707) 887-0799

www.quicksilvermineco.com

January, 2010

"Soup and Song"

Sunday, January 24th 4 - 6 PM

Quercia Gallery

Duncan's Mills, CA

www.quercia-gallery.com

707-865-0243

Suggested donation $10 (includes soup)

This is part of the fun "Soup and Song" series happening at the Quercia Gallery. The current group show is entitled "10-20-30" and features 20 paintings each from ten painters for 30 days. Robin's paintings will be up during January.

September, 2009

Wednesday, September 9th, 6:30pm--9pm  Many performers including us!

PART OF A BENEFIT "FOR A DANCER" music of Jackson Browne

Benefit for the Petaluma City Ballet

Aqus Cafe

189 H. St. Petaluma, CA

http://www.aquscafe.com/main

707-778-6080 $20

August-- 2009

Friday, August 7th, 8 pm, doors at 7

ArtsLive!

Petaluma Arts Center

230 Lakeville Street (at E. Washington)

Petaluma, CA

707-762-5600

$15 at the door

There will be beer, wine, and snacks for sale!

http://www.petalumaartscouncil.org/events.html

June 2009

NOTE TWO GIGS ON SAT, JUNE 6TH!

Saturday, June 6th 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Aqus Cafe

189 H. St. Petaluma, CA

http://www.aquscafe.com/main

707-778-6080

no admission charge

Saturday, June 6th 8 PM 7:30 doors

House Concert at Studio E, Sebastopol

Opening set for Fur Dixon and Steve Werner

tickets at Last Record Store Santa Rosa or

to order tickets via mail, send SASE, check (payable to Laurie Schaeffer) to:

Laurie Schaeffer

1275 Fourth St. PMB 653

Santa Rosa, CA 95404

(directions come with ticket purchase)

info at  http://www.northbaylive.com/

$23 advance

April 2009

BACK IN THE BAY AREA!

Wednesday, April 29th 7-9 pm

Le Bateau Ivre Restaurant

2629 Telegraph Avenue

Berkeley, CA

http://www.lebateauivre.net

510-849-1100

no admission charge

TONE BENT NORTHWEST TOUR APRIL 10th - APRIL 25th

Friday, April 10th Arcata, CA 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Jambalaya Restaurant

915 H Street
Arcata, CA 95521

www.jambalaya-restaurant.com
(707) 822-4766

Sunday, April 12th Eugene, OR 8:30 PM

Sam Bond's Garage

407 Blair Blvd
Eugene, OR 97402

www.sambonds.com
(541) 343-2635

Tuesday, April 14th Seattle, WA 7-8:30 PM

Egan’s Ballard Jam House

1707 NW Market St

Seattle, WA 98107

www.ballardjamhouse.com

(206) 789-1621

Wednesday, April 15th Salem, OR 5-7 PM

Café Noir

610 Marion St NE

Salem, OR 97301

www.ilovecafenoir.com

(503) 399-9933

Thursday, April 16th Bellingham, WA 9:30 PM

Green Frog Acoustic Café

902 N. State Street #104

Bellingham WA 98225

http://www.acoustictavern.com/

(360) 756-1213

Friday, April 17th Courtenay, BC Canada 8:30 PM

Joe’s Garage

115 5th Street

Courtenay, BC

(250) 702-6456

http://www.myspace.com/joesgarageon5th

Saturday, April 18th Gabriola Island, BC Canada 7:30 PM

The Roxy Theater

560 North Street

Gabriola, BC

(250) 247-0076

Sunday, April 19th, Duncan, BC Canada 8:00 PM

Duncan Garage Showroom

01-330 Duncan Street

Duncan

http://www.duncangarageshowroom.ca/

(250) 715-1383

Tuesday, April 21st, Tacoma, WA 8:00 PM

Northern Pacific Coffee Company

401 Garfield St. South

Tacoma WA

(253) 537-8338

http://www.myspace.com/northernpacificcoffee

Thursday, April 23rd Corvallis, OR 7:00 PM

House Concert

at the home of Diane Arney

770 SW Lookout Dr

Corvallis

doors at 6:30, Refreshments included!

suggested donation $10-15

dianearney@msn.com

(541) 753-0762

Friday, April 24th, Portland, OR 7:30 PM (Opening Set)

Artichoke Community Music

Backgate Stage at Artichoke Music

3130 S.E. Hawthorne Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214

(503) 232-8845

http://www.artichokemusic.com/index2.htm

Saturday, April 25th North Bend OR (near Coos Bay) 3-5 PM

Sozo's Tea and Coffee

1955 Union Avenue

North Bend, OR

(541) 756-5422

TONE BENT NORTHWEST TOUR SEND OFF!

TWO HOUSE CONCERTS IN FORESTVILLE

Friday, April 3rd     7:30 PM (arrive at 7:00)

Sunday, April 5th   7:30 PM (arrive at 7:00)

An intimate space with great sound....!!!

Seating is limited so please let us know if you're coming.

(you can send an email through the contact page on this website;

and we'll send you directions)

suggested donation: sliding scale from $1 to $20

Yummy Snacks! Bring a beverage to share if you like.

 

March 2009

Thursday, March 19th 7-9 pm

Saint Rose

9890 Bodega Highway,

Sebastopol CA

707-829-5898

http://cafesaintrose.blogspot.com/

Thursday, March 12th 7-9 pm

Saint Rose

9890 Bodega Highway,

Sebastopol CA

707-829-5898

http://cafesaintrose.blogspot.com/

February 2009

Friday and Saturday , February 27th and 28th 7-10 pm

French Garden Bistro

8050 Bodega Avenue

Sebastopol CA

707-824-2030

www.frenchgardenrestaurant.com

no admission charge

Friday, February 20th, 6:30-8:30 pm

Aqus Cafe

189 H. St. Petaluma, CA

http://www.aquscafe.com/main

707-778-6080

no admission charge

Wednesday, February 11th 8pm

KRCB Radio FM 91.1

Live on "Conections" with host Doug Jayne

Photo: Art and Soul Photography

Tuesday, February 10th 9:30-midnight

The Sleeping Lady

23 Broadway

Fairfax, CA

415-485-1182

http://www.sleepingladyfairfax.com/

no admission charge

Tuesday, February 3rd

Friend's House

Santa Rosa, CA

(private event)

Photo: Art and Soul Photography

January 2009

Wednesday, January 28th 6-9 pm

Ace In the Hole

3100 Gravenstein Highway North

Sebastopol CA

707-829-1223

www.acecider.com

no admission charge

Friday and Saturday , January 23rd and 24th 7-10 pm

French Garden Bistro

8050 Bodega Avenue

Sebastopol CA

707-824-2030

www.frenchgardenrestaurant.com

no admission charge

Wednesday, January 14th 7-9 pm

Le Bateau Ivre Restaurant

2629 Telegraph Avenue

Berkeley, CA

http://www.lebateauivre.net

510-849-1100

no admission charge

Saturday, January 10th 8:30-11pm

The Black Rose Irish Pub

2074 Armory Drive

Santa Rosa, CA

http://www.theblackrosepub.com/

707-546-7673

no admission charge

Friday, January 9th 7pm

House Concert

Sebastopol

A warm and intimate setting, seating is very limited so make a reservation through our contact page if you'd like to come. We'll send the details then. Pot-luck dinner and 2 sets of acoustic music. Suggested donation $15-20.

December 2008

Friday and Saturday , December 12th and 13th 7-10 pm

French Garden Bistro

8050 Bodega Avenue

Sebastopol CA

707-824-2030

www.frenchgardenrestaurant.com

no admission charge

November 2008

Wednesday, November 12th 7-9 pm

Le Bateau Ivre Restaurant

2629 Telegraph Avenue

Berkeley, CA

http://www.lebateauivre.net

510-849-1100

no admission charge

Saturday, November 1st 7-10

French Garden Bistro

8050 Bodega Avenue

Sebastopol CA

707-824-2030

www.frenchgardenrestaurant.com

no admission charge

October 2008

Friday, October 24th  8PM

CD RELEASE CONCERT!!

Come help us celebrate the release of "Say What You Will"

Sebastopol Community Center Annex

390 Morris Street, Sebastopol, CA

General admission $15, free to children and teens.

To purchase tickets* and for additional information, please contact:

Sebastopol Community Center  - www.seb.org  - (707) 823-1511

    

*You can also make reservations on this site by sending us an email. Go to CONTACT.

We'd love to see you there. We will be performing 2 sets of music including songs from the new CD and a few of our favorite covers. CD's will be "on special" that night for $10.00.  Enjoy complimentary snacks and beverages . . . buy a few dozen CDs and t-shirts to pass out to tricker-treaters and help us celebrate. The Community Center Annex is the smaller building NW of the Community Center at 390 Morris St. in Sebastopol.

Sunday, October 12th  

House Concert (private event)

Sebastopol, CA

Tuesday, October 7th  9 PM--

Hopmonk Tavern

Sebastopol, CA

featured set during open mic

April through August (composing and working on CD)

March 2008

Wednesday, March 5th 7 PM

Union Hotel

Occidental, CA

short set right at 7PM--part of benefit for Occidental Center for the Arts

including dinner and readings!

February, 2008

"Sundays At the Post Office"
Thursday
, February 7th 7:30 PM

Quicksilver Mine Company

6671 Front St (Hwy. 116)

Forestville, CA

(707) 887-0799

www.quicksilvermineco.com

Wednesday, February 6th 6 to 7PM

KGGV FM Radio, Guerneville

http://www.live365.com/stations/kggv

Interview and Live Performance on Kit Mariah's show.

October 2007

Wednesday, October 17th 7 PM

Union Hotel

Occidental, CA

short set right at 7PM--part of benefit for Occidental Center for the Arts

September 2007

Thursday, September 20th 8PM

Toad In the Hole Pub

Railroad Square

116 5th Street

Santa Rosa, CA

http://www.myspace.com/thetoadintheholepub

January 2006 NW Tour

Friday, January 13
 
 

The Stage Door, Mount Shasta, CA
7:30 pm
414 Mount Shasta Avenue
www.stagedoorcabaret.com
(530) 926-1050
  

   

Saturday, January 14
 
 

Mood Swing, Klamath Falls, OR
7:30 pm
817 Main Street
(541) 884-6867
    

Sunday, January 15
 
  Sam Bond's Garage, Eugene OR
8:30 pm
407 Blair Boulevard
sambonds.com    (531) 431-6603
   

   
Monday, January 16
   
 

Roeder Home, Bellingham, WA
7:30 pm
2600 Sunset Drive - Junction of Sunset and Broadway.
contact Richard Scholtz at 676-8915 or rscholtz@aol.com
map at: http://www.co.whatcom.wa.us/parks/culturalarts/roeder.jsp  

  
  

Tuesday, January 17
 
  w/ Varmint (Wayne Horvitz & Robin Holcomb + band) Lottie's Lounge, Seattle, WA
8pm
4900 Rainier Ave. S., #101, (206) 725-0519

  
  

Thursday, January 19

 

 

Vancouver, BC

The Rime

produced by Zula Productions

1130 Commercial Drive

Vancouver, BC

www.zula.ca

 

Sunday, January 22
 
  Mississippi Pizza Pub, Portland OR
4:30 - 6:30 pm
3552 N Mississippi Ave  
(503) 288-3231   mississippipizza.com