« Week of August 23, 2015 »
Start: 08/23/2015 7:00 pm

The KTO Project & Jose Roberto and Friends have created one large big band of Bay Area musicians from around the globe to present original music whose roots are from Africa to the Americas. Lots of singers, plenty of percussion, a huge string section and solid bass and keys will pack the stage at the Freight!


Start: 08/25/2015 7:30 pm

Freight Open MicThis is your chance to play at the Freight. Our Open Mic has brought in some of our brightest performers, including Shawn Colvin, Dana Carvey, Alvin Youngblood Hart, and Patrick Landeza. The audience is friendly – and people actually listen! So come on down and join the fun. All performers welcome.


Start: 08/26/2015 8:00 pm

Chelle’s Juke Joint is a Bay Area a capella ensemble with New Orleans roots. Featuring Michelle Jacques, Rhonda Crane, Jay Lamont, Tammi Brown, and Bryan Dyer, the ensemble performs a heart-thumping mix of Creole, Zydeco, R&B, jazz, funk, blues, and gospel that will take you from Saturday night at the juke joint to Sunday morning at church, Big Easy style!

Start: 08/27/2015 8:00 pm

Alasdair Fraser & Natalie HaasJoin us for a rousing evening of fiddle magic steeped in talent and tradition: the 27th annual Freight Fiddle Summit. You’ll be in excellent company with host Alasdair Fraser & cellist Natalie Haas, Swedish fiddler Anders Hall, Adam Johansson, tambourine wizard Jens Linell, Dublin fiddler Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh, singer and composer Moira Smiley, cello master Rushad Eggleston, and dancer extraordinaire Nic Gareiss.

Start: 08/28/2015 8:00 pm

Start: 08/29/2015 8:00 pm

We are sold out of advance tickets for this show. Standing room only tickets will be available when the program starts at 8pm.