« Week of June 29, 2014 »
Start: 06/30/2014 8:00 pm

Tonight’s show is a performance piece developed by Peter Glazer, Professor of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies at UC Berkeley, exploring the relationship between patriotism, protest, and music. “I didn’t sing ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ during Vietnam – it was too militaristic, too representative of the government I mistrusted,” Peter says. “It was not my national anthem. ‘America The Beautiful’ was more palatable, ‘This Land Is Your Land’ even more . . .

Start: 07/02/2014 8:00 pm

Bay Area musicians Shelley Doty & Vicki Randle have been playing together for many years in many contexts, and tonight they collaborate on a special acoustic evening at the Freight.

Start: 07/03/2014 8:00 pm

Start: 07/05/2014 8:00 pm

The HoneycuttersThe Honeycutters are an original country roots band from Asheville, North Carolina. “They've got a sound as classic as grits,” says Charlotte’s Creative Loafing. Centered around the songwriting of lead singer Amanda Platt, the band features Matt Smith on pedal steel, Dobro, and guitar, Tal Taylor on mandolin, Rick Cooper on bass, and Josh Milligan on drums.