Thursday October 12, 2017
Start: 10/12/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

Friday October 13, 2017
Start: 10/13/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Chris Hillman (of the Byrds, Flying Burrito Brothers, Manassas, and Desert Rose Band) plays an intimate acoustic concert joined by his Desert Rose bandmates Herb Pedersen on guitar and John Jorgenson on mandolin and guitar.

 

Saturday October 14, 2017
Start: 10/14/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

more info TBA

 

 

Sunday October 15, 2017
Start: 10/15/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Monday October 16, 2017
Start: 10/16/2017 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!

Tuesday October 17, 2017
Start: 10/17/2017 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. 

HERE'S HOW IT WORKS: 

Signups – on a first-come, first-served basis – begin when the door opens at 7:00 p.m. The show starts promptly at 7:30 pm. 

Wednesday October 18, 2017
Start: 10/18/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

Thursday October 19, 2017
Start: 10/19/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Jonatha Brooke

Friday October 20, 2017
Start: 10/20/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Saturday October 21, 2017
Start: 10/21/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Sunday October 22, 2017
Start: 10/22/2017 11:00 am

 

“Roberts continues to craft masterpieces in miniature, equivalent to A.A. Milne's Winnie the Pooh.” — NPR

“Hands down the best songwriter in the genre.” — USA Today

“Some of the most inspired and intelligent kids lyrics ever.” — Amazon

 

Start: 10/22/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Tuesday October 24, 2017
Start: 10/24/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Wednesday October 25, 2017
Start: 10/25/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee.

 

 

Choro das 3 is a Brazilian instrumental music band of three sisters and their father. Corina plays flute and piccolo, Lia plays acoustic 7 string guitar, Elisa plays mandolin, clarinet, banjo and piano and Eduardo plays pandeiro (the Brazilian tambourine). 

 

Thursday October 26, 2017
Start: 10/26/2017 8:00 pm

NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee.

Friday October 27, 2017
Start: 10/27/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Saturday October 28, 2017
Start: 10/28/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

Wake the Dead

 

Sunday October 29, 2017
Start: 10/29/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

“Few groups have come as far in such a short period of time as The Steel Wheels…” – NPR’s Mountain Stage 


Monday October 30, 2017
Start: 10/30/2017 7:30 pm

Moth StorySLAM photo by Emily Sevin

 

The Moth StorySLAM, according to the London Guardian, is “brilliant and quietly addictive.” The Village Voice calls it “an exuberant moveable feast.” Now that feast is moving to the Freight!

Tuesday October 31, 2017
Start: 10/31/2017 7:30 pm

Freight Open MicThe longest running open stage in the Bay Area is shaking things up for Halloween. Admission will be FREE and we'll have treats on hand if you show up in costume. Also, for this evening's open mic, performance spots will be assigned via a lottery system, not "first-come, first-served." Join our Facebook event for updates.

 

Wednesday November 01, 2017
Start: 11/01/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

Jenna & the Charmers is the collaborative brainstorm of vocalist/songwriter Jenna Mammina (Mama Grace Records) and drummer/composer Jeremy Steinkoler (Mo’Fone). Longtime veterans of the Bay Area jazz scene, Jeremy and Jenna decided to team up to play some favorite jazz, pop and rock tunes they'd never had a chance to perform, as well as work on writing some original material.

 

Thursday November 02, 2017
Start: 11/02/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Friday November 03, 2017
Start: 11/03/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

Marley's Ghost

 

Saturday November 04, 2017
Start: 11/04/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Sunday November 05, 2017
Start: 11/05/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Tuesday November 07, 2017
Start: 11/07/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Wednesday November 08, 2017
Start: 11/08/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

“…smart songs about the way we think and live.” – New York Times

 

Thursday November 09, 2017
Start: 11/09/2017 8:00 pm

 

Friday November 10, 2017
Start: 11/10/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Saturday November 11, 2017
Start: 11/11/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

More info TBA

Sunday November 12, 2017
Start: 11/12/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

Haas Kowert Tice

 

Monday November 13, 2017
Start: 11/13/2017 7:30 pm

Robin Sharp & Julie Kim, violins

Ben Simon, viola

Hannah Addario-Berry, cello


Tuesday November 14, 2017
Start: 11/14/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Pianist – Bandleader – Arranger – Composer

Born December 15, 1936 in New York, NY

 

Eddie Palmieri - Leader, Piano

Luques Curtis - Bass

Wednesday November 15, 2017
Start: 11/15/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee.

 

 

Thursday November 16, 2017
Start: 11/16/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an addiitional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

Asleep at the Wheel

 

Asleep at the Wheel has been making the best of Western swing, boogie, and American roots music for more than 40 years, earning nine Grammys along the way. Founder Ray Benson calls their sound “jazz with a cowboy hat” and nobody plays it better than Asleep at the Wheel.

 

Friday November 17, 2017
Start: 11/17/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Saturday November 18, 2017
Start: 11/18/2017 11:00 am

 

Start: 11/18/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

There is tiered seating for this show. Please see seating chart below. 

 

 

Sunday November 19, 2017
Start: 11/19/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: Tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

NOAM PIKELNY has emerged as the preeminent banjoist of his generation. He is a founding member of Punch Brothers, a 3-time Grammy Nominee and was awarded the first annual Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo and Bluegrass in 2010.

Monday November 20, 2017
Start: 11/20/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

Tuesday November 21, 2017
Start: 11/21/2017 7:30 pm

The longest running open stage in the Bay Area now has free admission. Also, for this evening's open mic, performance spots will be assigned via a lottery system, not "first-come, first-served."

Wednesday November 22, 2017
Start: 11/22/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Journey to the West of Ireland with this solo, dramatic performance based on the life and works of William Butler Yeats.


Friday November 24, 2017
Start: 11/24/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee.

 

 

Saturday November 25, 2017
Start: 11/25/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Sunday November 26, 2017
Start: 11/26/2017 5:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

Vince Gill says it simply, and maybe best: “I’d rather hear Del McCoury sing ‘Are You Teasing Me’ than just about anything.” For fifty years, Del’s music has defined authenticity for hard core bluegrass fans-count Gill among them-as well as a growing number of fans among those only vaguely familiar with the genre. 

 

Start: 11/26/2017 7:30 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

Vince Gill says it simply, and maybe best: “I’d rather hear Del McCoury sing ‘Are You Teasing Me’ than just about anything.” For fifty years, Del’s music has defined authenticity for hard core bluegrass fans-count Gill among them-as well as a growing number of fans among those only vaguely familiar with the genre. 

 

Tuesday November 28, 2017
Start: 11/28/2017 7:30 pm

The longest running open stage in the Bay Area now has free admission. Also, for this evening's open mic, performance spots will be assigned via a lottery system, not "first-come, first-served."

Wednesday November 29, 2017
Start: 11/29/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Thursday November 30, 2017
Start: 11/30/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Friday December 01, 2017
Start: 12/01/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: Tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 


Celebrate the holiday season with members of the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus at the Freight!

 

Known for its warm, rich choral tones and over-the-top productions, the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus continues its tradition of bringing holiday cheer to the East Bay with its December 1st show in Berkeley.

 

Sunday December 03, 2017
Start: 12/03/2017 8:00 pm

Tuesday December 05, 2017
Start: 12/05/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Leonel Francisco Amat, better known as Pancho Amat is one of the most talented and experienced musicians from Cuba and one of the leading experts of the Cuban popular music. Its quality makes him a participant or partner in the most traditional Cuban music ensembles during the recent years.


Wednesday December 06, 2017
Start: 12/06/2017 7:30 pm

Moth StorySLAM photo by Emily Sevin

 

The Moth StorySLAM, according to the London Guardian, is “brilliant and quietly addictive.” The Village Voice calls it “an exuberant moveable feast.” Now that feast is moving to the Freight!

Thursday December 07, 2017
Start: 12/07/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Friday December 08, 2017
Start: 12/08/2017 8:00 pm

NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee.

 

 

“Phenomenal and funky...soulful vocals and inspired blues-rock guitar" – The Washington Post


Saturday December 09, 2017
Start: 12/09/2017 1:00 pm

 

Come join YouTube ukulele stars Cynthia Lin and Ukulenny as they bring their popular SF Uke Jam event to Freight & Salvage for a special Holiday Uke Jam! Bring your ukulele and all your uke friends for an afternoon of singing and strumming to your holiday favorites, led by Cynthia and Ukulenny on stage with their SF Uke Jam backing band. Chord charts will be available for download as well as projected in the theater.

 

Start: 12/09/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee.

 

Peter Rowan

 

Sunday December 10, 2017
Start: 12/10/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

Oakland East Bay Gay Men's Chorus

 

Monday December 11, 2017
Start: 12/11/2017 7:30 pm

SFCO All-Stars and noted Bay Area performers Hannah Addario-Berry (cello) and Jeff Anderle (clarinet) combine musical forces for an evening of classical and contemporary solos and duos. Hannah’s 2015 performance of her Scordatura program, featuring Kodaly’s iconic Cello Sonata was a knockout; Jeff is a mesmerizing performer whose repertoire includes over 150 commissioned works. This promises to be an adventurous and exciting musical program - don’t miss it!


Tuesday December 12, 2017
Start: 12/12/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 facility fee per ticket.

 

Richard Thompson

 

Wednesday December 13, 2017
Start: 12/13/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 facility fee per ticket.

 

Richard Thompson

 

Thursday December 14, 2017
Start: 12/14/2017 8:00 pm
End: 12/14/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 facility fee per ticket.

 

Richard Thompson

 

Saturday December 16, 2017
Start: 12/16/2017 11:00 am

 

Listed as one of “25 Best Bands for Kids” by TimeOut New York Kids, The Hipwaders perform danceable rock ‘n’ roll for kids & families. The band has had several top ten songs on XM/SIRIUS Radio including #1 songs, ”Hey Josie!” & "Educated Kid.” Since 2005 they’ve released 6 award-winning albums, performed across the US and continue to perform throughout the SF Bay Area.


Start: 12/16/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket faciliy fee. 

 

 

Sunday December 17, 2017
Start: 12/17/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Monday December 18, 2017
Start: 12/18/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

Tuesday December 19, 2017
Start: 12/19/2017 7:30 pm

The longest running open stage in the Bay Area now has free admission. Also, for this evening's open mic, performance spots will be assigned via a lottery system, not "first-come, first-served."

Wednesday December 20, 2017
Start: 12/20/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee.

 

Thursday December 21, 2017
Start: 12/21/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

 

Friday December 22, 2017
Start: 12/22/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee.

 

 

Saturday December 23, 2017
Start: 12/23/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

Elvin Bishop

 

Friday December 29, 2017
Start: 12/29/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: Tickets are subject to an additional $4 facility fee per ticket. 

Vienna Teng

 

Saturday December 30, 2017
Start: 12/30/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: Tickets are subject to an additional $4 facility fee per ticket. 

Vienna Teng

 

Sunday December 31, 2017
Start: 12/31/2017 9:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee. 

 

Ticket ensures entry but does not guarantee a seat.

 

 

Monday January 08, 2018
Start: 01/08/2018 7:30 pm

Debra Fong & Liana Berube, violins

Ben Simon, viola

Michelle Kwon, cello

Special guest: David Howard, clarinet


Thursday January 11, 2018
Start: 01/11/2018 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee.

 

 

SVER play grand Norwegian folk music with relentless energy and seductive spark taking you on a fantastic musical journey guaranteed to excite you. Ranging from the very dreamy to a swinging, pounding and sweaty madness—you are invited to the party, greeted by a welcoming primal force that pulls you into the dance.