Kristi's Tour Dates - 2002


Tour Diary


1/6 (San Rafael CA) Civic Center Farmers Market 800-897-FARM, 8am - 1pm, Free/Donation, RAINED OUT

1/19 (Davis CA) Women's Music Nite at Common Grounds 2171 Cowell Blvd, Kristi Martel, Duval Speck and Erika Luckett, 7pm, $3 - $7 sliding scale cover

2/2 (Oakland CA) Grand Lake Farmers Market under the 580 overpass at MacArthur Blvd & Grand Ave, with Littlebird, 9am-2pm, Free/Donation

3/17 (San Rafael CA) Civic Center Farmers Market, 800-897-FARM, with Littlebird, 8am - 1pm, Free/Donation, RAINED OUT

4/6 (Oakland CA) Grand Lake Farmers Market under the 580 overpass at MacArthur Blvd & Grand Ave 800-897-FARM, with Littlebird, 9am-2pm, Free/Donation

Brave Enough Tour - solo (April and May 2002):

4/12 (San Diego CA) Claire de Lune's 2906 University Ave 619-688-9845, 8pm, donation

4/13 (San Diego CA) Twiggs Tea and Coffee 4590 Park Blvd at Madison 619-296-0616; it's an all-day fanfaire with some of the finest acoustic musicians in town:
11:00 EXP
11:25 Rebar & Plums
11:50 The Displaced
12:15 3 Simple Words
12:40 FlynnLechner
1:05 Ryan Blue
1:45 Saba
2:15 nathan aaron
2:45 The Bitty Bums
3:15 Will Edwards
3:45 Tom Brosseau
6:15 Tim Corley
6:55 Linda Sargent
7:35 Kristi Martel
8:15 Katie Strand
9:10 Gregory Page
9:50 Jason & Jane
10:50 Jason Mraz
$3 cover if you arrive before 4pm
$7 before 7pm
$10 after 7pm

4/14 (San Diego CA) Lestat's Coffee House 3343 Adams Avenue 619-283-java, 9pm, $4 donation

4/19 (Tucson AZ) Borders Books and Music 5870 E. Broadway Blvd. 520-584-0111, 7pm, FREE

4/20 (Taos NM) Eske's Brew Pub 106 Des Georges 505-758-1517, 7-10pm, Free

4/21 (Taos NM) Alley Cantina 121 Teresina Ln 505-758-2121 7pm, FREE

4/24 (Wichita KS) Borders Books and Music 1715 N Rock Rd 316-634-0800, 8pm, Donation

4/25 (Lawrence KS) Borders Books and Music 700 New Hampshire 785-331-3226, 8pm, Donation

4/26 (Columbia MO) The Music Cafe 120 S. 9th St, 573-815-9995, 8pm, $2 (opening for Concrete Blues Band, 9:30pm, $5)

4/27 (Fairfield IA) Revelations Bookstore 112 N Main St 641-472-6733, 8pm, $5 - $10

4/28 (Fairfield IA) Abundance EcoVillage 'B' Street and 185th, 2pm, $5 - $10

4/30 (Madison WI) Rainbow Bookstore Cooperative 426 W. Gilman St 608-257-6050, with Vicki Guzman, 8pm, Donation

5/2 (Ann Arbor MI) Fundraiser for WRAP at Arbor Brewing Company 116 E. Washington 734-213-1393, 7pm, $35, For tickets and information call 734-973-0875

5/3 (Ann Arbor MI) Crazy Wisdom Bookstore & Tea Room 114 S Main St 734-665-2757, 8:30pm, Donation

5/4 (Buffalo NY) The Lavender Door 32 Tonawanda St 716-874-1220, with Tammy Shannon, 10pm, $2

5/5 (Buffalo NY) Nietzsche's 248 Allen St 716-886-8539, with Tim Baldwin, Amanda Amico, and Alla Ivanchikova, 9pm, $4

5/7 (Buffalo NY) Coffee Bean Cafe 3260 Main St 716-837-2326, with Katie Miller, 9pm, $3 suggested donation

5/9 (Ithaca NY) Autumn Leaves Bookstore 115 The Commons 607-273-8239, 6:30pm, $3 donation

5/10 (Annandale NY) Bard Hall, Bard College, 8pm, Free

5/11 (Plaistow NH) The Sad Cafe 148 Plaistow Rd 603-382-8893, 7pm, $3 Donation

5/12 (North Smithfield RI) House Concert, for directions and information email Kevin at upturtle@yahoo.com or call him or Diana at 401-769-6871. My wonderously goofy and musical high school friend Kevin Silvia opens; this is my first show of my original music in my hometown, so you should definitely attend! 7pm, $5-20

5/13 (NYC) The Knitting Factory 74 Leonard Street 212-219-3006, with a real live piano, Julia Joseph 8pm, Denise Barbarita (producer of Kristi's latest CD, Brave Enough!) 8:30pm, Kristi 9:30pm, $7

5/16 (Richmond VA) Babes 3166 W Cary St 804-355-9330, 8-11pm, $5 cover

5/17 (Richmond VA) Charley's Stonypoint Cafe 3088 Forest Hill Ave 804-323-3984, 6pm, Free

5/18 (Richmond VA) House Concert 3109 Hawthorne Ave 804-321-4944, 8pm, $5 - $20

5/21 (Asheville NC) Malaprop's Bookstore Cafe 55 Haywood Street 828-254-6734, 7pm, Donation

5/22 (Birmingham AL) Lodestar Books & Gifts 2827 Highland Ave S 205-328-0144, 7pm, Donation

5/26 (Tucson AZ) House Concert Call 520-514-2757 for information and directions, 7pm, $2-$10

5/28 (San Diego CA) Lestat's Coffee House 3343 Adams Avenue 619-283-java, 9pm, $4 donation

5/29 (Sacramento CA) ***CANCELLED*** Luna's Cafe 1414 16th Street 916-441-3931, 8pm, $4

5/30 (San Rafael CA) Downtown Farmers Market, on the street at 4th and Lootens, 6-9pm

6/1 (Davis CA) Espresso Roma Cafe 223 Third St 530-756-8260, Nolan, Kristi Martel, Daniel Macht (Legubitron),7:30pm, $3

Blue Gypsy Tour - with jean mann (June 2002):

6/5 (Vashon Island WA) Cafe Luna street show 9924 SW Bank Rd 206-463-0777, 11:30am - 1:30pm

6/5 (Seattle WA) **CHANGED** Mr. Spot's Chai House 5463 Leary Way 206-297-2424, 8pm, $4 donation

6/6 (Seattle WA) Seattle Art Museum - After Hours *First Thursday* 100 University St. 206-654-3100, with jean mann trio, 5:30pm, FREE

6/7 (Olympia WA) **CANCELLED** Java Flow 207 Washington St NE 360-705-1867, 7:30pm, Free

6/8 (Portland OR) The Burnside Bean 2327 E Burnside 503-234-8610, 8pm - jean/ 9pm - kristi, $3-5 suggested donation

6/9 (Portland OR) Coffee Time 712 NW 21st St 503-497-1090, 12-2pm, Donation TBA

6/9 (Eugene OR) Cafe Paradiso 115 W Broadway 541-484-9933, 8:30pm, $3 Donation

6/10 (Arcata CA) House Concert 707-825-0122 for information and directions, 7:30pm, $10 Donation

6/12 (Guerneville CA) Main Street Station 16280 Main St 707-869-0501, 7pm-10pm, $3

6/13 (San Rafael CA) Cat's Cafe **CANCELLED** Please email me if you have another San Rafael venue idea or would like to host a house concert!

6/14 (Berkeley CA) Rose Street House of Music, Kristi Martel, Kathryn Mostow, Kristin Plater, jean mann, For directions and information call 510-594-4000 ext. 687 or MUS, 8pm, $5-20 suggested donation

6/15 (Oakland CA) Mama Bears Women's Bookstore 6536 Telegraph Ave 800-643-8629, with Littlebird,7:30pm, $8 - $10

6/16 (Half Moon Bay CA) La Di Da 500 C Purissima Dr 650-726-1663, 11am - 1pm, Donation

6/17 (Santa Monica CA) 14 Below 1348 14th St 310-451-5040, 8:30pm, Free

6/18 (Santa Monica CA) House Concert, Call for reservations and directions: 310-828-9113, 7:30pm, $10 - $20 sliding scale (all proceeds fo to musicians), great food and drink provided!

6/19 (Ojai CA) Local Hero Books 254 E. Ojai Ave 805-646-3165, 12:30-2 pm, Donation

6/19 (Santa Barbara CA) Muddy Waters 508 E Haley St 805-966-9328 7:30, donation

6/20 (San Diego CA) Lestat's Coffee House 3343 Adams Avenue 619-283-java, 9pm, $4 donation

6/21 (San Diego CA) Claire de Lune's 2906 University Ave 619-688-9845, 8pm, donation

6/23 (San Luis Obispo CA) **CANCELLED** Railroad Cafe 1804 Osos St 805-595-1569, 3pm, $6

6/25 (San Francisco CA) Bazaar Cafe 5927 California St 415-831-5620, 7pm, donation

6/26 (Sacramento CA) Luna's Cafe 1414 16th Street 916-441-3931, 8pm, $4

6/27 (Santa Rosa CA) Aroma Roasters 95 5th St. Railroad Square 707-576-7765, 8:30pm, Donation

6/28 (Santa Cruz CA) Cayuga Vault 1100 Soquel Ave 831-421-9471, 8pm, doors open at 7:30pm, $7-$10 -- be with us for our grand finale show after so much touring!

7/3 (SF CA) Bazaar Cafe 5927 California St 415-831-5620, 7pm TBA

8/2 (Sebastopol CA) Catz Roastery & Coffee Club (aka Coffee Cats) 6761 Sebastopol Ave, Reservations: 707-887-0409, with Littlebird, TBA

8/28 (Emeryville CA) Strings 510-653-5700, Celebrating Songwriters Series presents John Haley-Walker, Michael McNevin, Kristi Martel with Littlebird, and Lynn Smith opens, Hosted by Caren Armstrong, 8pm, $5 Donation

9/7 (Santa Monica CA) 14 Below 1348 14th St 310-451-5040, 8:30pm

9/8 (West LA CA) One Step, Ten Thousand Lives: A Photographic Exhibit to Benefit the AIDS Project, Los Angeles. BackStreeT Galleries 11618 W Exposition Blvd 310-379-6262. All proceeds from the sale of Dr. Jennifer Wargo's black and white prints will go exclusively to APLA. Free reception and entertainment from 5-7pm. Door prizes will be offered.

9/15 (San Rafael CA) Civic Center Farmers Market 800-897-FARM, with Littlebird, 8am - 1pm, Free/Donation

9/17 (Santa Monica CA) House Concert with Littlebird and Edie Carey, Call or e-mail Jenn for reservations and directions: 310-264-9922 or jwargo310@aol.com, 7pm, $10 - $20 sliding scale (all proceeds go to musicians), great food and drink provided!

Me and Littlebird are hitting the road:

10/2 (San Francisco CA) Bazaar Cafe 5927 California St 415-831-5620, This is the first anniversary of the Queer Songwriters Series. Many great songwriters will be playing, including me, Littlebird, and Garrin Benfeld. 7pm, TBA

10/4 (Long Beach CA) House Concert, email (lakkis@hotmail.com) or call (714-325-5352) Kevin for reservations and directions, doors open at 7pm, concert starts promptly at 8pm, $10

10/5 (San Diego CA) Mandy Shultz Foundation Benefit at Six Degrees 3175 India Street 619-296-6789, I have a short set at 5:45pm followed by Amber Gaia. I know there are tons more acts on this bill though. Come check it out!

10/5 (San Diego CA) Hot Monkey Love Cafe 5960 El Cajon Blvd 619-582-5908, 8pm, $3

10/7 (Tucson AZ) Ain't Nobody's Bizness (The Biz) 2900 East Broadway Ste 118 520-318-4838 8pm, TBA

10/10 (Tucson AZ) Singles Night at Broadway Village SW corner of Broadway and Country Club, Presented by Aroma Tree, Clues Unlimited, Elle Restaurant and Jag Hair Salon, 866-276-6287, 7-9pm

10/11 (Tucson AZ) TBA

10/12 (Tucson AZ) Tucson Pride OUToberfest Reid Park-DeMeester Center, 1pm, free

11/16 (Santa Monica CA) Donna & Gadi's livingroom, SPACE IS LIMITED - you must RSVP to reserve your seat and get directions: gadidonna@usa.com, sliding scale $12-20 per person

12/13 (Pacifica CA) Salada Beach Cafe 220 Paloma Ave 650-557-1356, 7:30-9:30, FREE

12/14 (Berkeley CA) bEASTfest, at Blake's 2367 Telegraph Ave (510) 848-0886, 9:30-10. Also performing: Odessa Chen, Vanessa Lowe, Ramona the Pest, Naked Barbies

12/28 (North Smithfield RI) House Concert, for directions and information email Kevin at upturtle@yahoo.com or call him or Diana at 401-769-6871. A more collaborative version of the Mother's Day show. Kevin and I have been trying to come up with some songs to perform together, and between the three of us there'll be plenty of original music. And if you were there last time, you know you don't want to miss this show! doors open at 7:30pm, music starts at 8pm, $5-20

12/30 (Plaistow NH) The Sad Cafe 148 Plaistow Rd 603-382-8893, $8 admission, show is 7-11pm, also performing: Hear Patrick

12/31 (New York, NY) The C-Note 157 Avenue C at East 10th Street (212) 677-8142, show begins at 7:30, FREE



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