Kristi's Tour Dates - 2004
January & February (NYC) I am in the studio recording The Mule! Can you dig it?
Kristi and Sarah have decided to join forces for a cross-country double CD release tour: The Somber Mule Tour! Details will accumulate below:
3/12 (Kingston NY) Deep Listening Space 75 Broadway in the Rondout neighborhood Xperimental Performance Night 845-388-5984, 8pm, $7
3/21 (Buffalo NY) Cafe Allegro 1374 Hertel Ave 716-874-3321, 8pm
3/22 (Hamilton ON) Casbah 228 King St West, corner of King & Queen, 905-777-7844, 9pm, $8
3/23 (Pittsburgh PA) The Quiet Storm 5430 Penn Ave 412-661-9355, 8pm, $5
3/25 (Chicago IL) HOMOLATTE QUEER WORDS & MUSIC IN CHICAGO at the NO EXIT CAFE 6970 N. Glenwood 773-743-3355 8PM
3/26 (Iowa City IA)House Concert
3/27 (Fairfield IA)Cafe Paradiso 607 W Broadway 641-472-0856, 8pm, $8 cover, $5 with student ID
3/30 (Seattle WA) Cafe Venus 609 Eastlake East 206-624-4516, with special guest Holly Figueroa, no cover!
3/31 (Portland OR) Portland State University Smith Center cafeteria 1825 SW Broadway, noon - 1pm
4/1 (Seattle WA) Capitol Hill Arts Center
4/2 (Portland OR) Mississippi Pizza Pub 3552 N Mississippi Ave 503-288-3231. Sarah, me, and Vivian's Keeper will be rocking one of Portland's best listening rooms, 9pm, $5
4/4 (Arcata CA) Marsh Commons Community Room 103 South H St 707-677-9411, 6-8pm, dinner at 5pm, $10 donation, call for reservation
4/5 (Ashland OR) Women's Resource Center at Southern Oregon University 1250 Siskiyou Blvd 541-552-6216, noon - 1:30pm
4/7 (Sacramento CA) Luna's Cafe 1414 16th St 916-441-3931 Join us for yummy dinner and excellent music! 8pm, $4
4/8 (Oakland CA) CD release concert for my peeps (did i say peeps?!) in Oaktown! at our beloved The Nameless 3910 Martin Luther King, Jr. Way, just around the corner from the MacArthur BART, between 39th & 40th Streets 510-547-8318, 7:30 door, 8pm show, $7
4/9 (San Rafael CA) Kernos House Concert 46 Creekside Dr, Call Jessica for directions: 415-472-4100, 7pm door, 8pm show, $10-$15 donation
4/14 (Spartanburg SC) Converse College Petrie School of Music in Daniel Recital Hall 580 East Main St 864-596-9074 or email Leslie. Kristi will be playing the Steinway grand (!), Leslie Berry will play the piano too I think, and Denise Barbarita will play her fabulous guitar songs. 8pm, $5
4/16 (Greenville SC) Coffee Underground 1 East Coffee St Acoustic Seen Series with Leslie Berry and Denise Barbarita. 8pm, $7
4/17 (Carboro NC) DeLaLuz Performance Space Temple Ball Gallery East Main Street, i'll be playing Tori covers (!) at the Tori Amos Tribute/RAINN Benefit. 8pm, $10
4/18 (Durham NC) Ooh La Latte Cafe Broad St, a bunch of the tori fest performers (Denise Barbarita, Angela Ai, Alysson Light, and me so far) will be doing their original tunes at this adorable cafe and dessert shop from 3pm onward
4/21 (Waltham MA) The Skellig Singer Songwriter Series 240 Moody St, 781-647-0679, check the website for MBTA directions and car directions cuz parking is a bitch on Moody St - take the train...with Tom Bianchi, Aerin Tedesco & Andrea Bunch, 9pm 21+ no cover!
4/23 (NYC) Meow Mix 269 E Houston St, 212-254-068 Sarah at 8, Kristi at 9 and Jasper James at 10pm, $5
back home for solo dates...well, except when i get my wonderful musican friends on the bill with me... :)
5/13 (Cumberland RI) The Blackstone 129 Mendon Rd 401-726-2181, my amazing guitarist friend Kevin Silvia will be accompanying me for my debut at this excellent club, 9pm, FREE
6/4 (Cumberland RI) Made From Scratch 3755 Mendon Rd 401-658-2824, this new restaurant has the yummiest homemade food and the friendliest smoke free all ages atmosphere. please come on out to the show for some excellent food and music and community. 7-10pm. FREE
6/12 (Boston MA) Boston Pride Festival!!!! It goes from noon - 6pm at Boston Common, corner of Beacon and Charles Streets. They just changed my set time to 12:10pm...Other performers include DANA SHELLMIRE, RACHAEL SAGE, DANIEL CARTIER, ATOMIC BROTHERS, GAY IDOL WINNER, JEN FOSTER, Arline Isaacson- Grand Marshall, SUGABOMB, Valerie Fien-Zachary- Grand Marshall, ARI GOLD. Please come share the excitement of this most amazing pride celebration with me!!!
6/27 (Providence RI) AS220 115 Empire St 401.831.9327 Please join me for my first Providence show at this most amazing arts community venue!!! with Mary Bue, Lori Amey, and Monique Ortiz (Bourbon Princess), 9pm, $6
7/2 (Cumberland RI) Made From Scratch 3755 Mendon Rd 401-658-2824, join me again for yummy food, cozy couches, and sweet piano and voice provided by me! 7-10pm
8/1 (Providence RI) AS220 115 Empire St 401.831.9327, I'm not performing this time, just selling Littlebird's and my wares at the monthly Bazaar Bizarre with other artists and a few performers and BBQ. :) 11AM - 5PM. Please come by and check out the stuff. I'll have a CD player so you can listen to all the CDs I've got out before buying. Littlebird's stuff is truly limited edition, so be there to get your copies of her zines and CDs. For my Littlebird, 3/16/73 - 8/7/03.
8/15 (Providence RI) AS220 115 Empire St 401.831.9327, with Rebecca Pronsky, Rebecca Nurse, Elijah Wyman. 9pm, $6
8/21 (Providence RI) Mermaids at Kamp 235 Promenade St 401.621.4141, join me for this fab women's night! i will sing my heart out for you from 9:30 - 11:30pm, then you can dance for the dj til... $5.00 for 21+ / $10.00 for 18+
8/26 (Cumberland RI) The Blackstone 129 Mendon Rd 401-726-2181, It's so nice to be welcomed back to this excellent club. Kevin and I will be playing at 9pm, followed by 2 bands: Gasp and Catalpa. FREE
9/10 (Cumberland RI) Made From Scratch 3755 Mendon Rd 401-658-2824, join me again for yummy food, cozy couches, and sweet piano and voice provided by me! 7-10pm
9/12 (NYC) CB's Gallery 313 Bowery 212-677-0455...This is exciting because Amy Fix is playing, and I haven't played a show with her since...1994(!!!) And because Denise Barbarita is playing, and she's my fab engineer/producer! And because the fab band who plays on three of my CDs will be backing me (and Denise) that night!!! Please come see our debut live performance: Jay Wallenstein on bass and Rich Kulsar on drums. A Grand Night of Lovely Lady Singer Songwriters (and the amazing boys who back them)! 7 - 10pm, $5, 21+
9/19 (Peacedale RI) WomanSpiritRising: a feminist chorus, will be debuting my newest arrangement of "Give" at this fabulous event, Johnnycake Storytelling Festival's Sacred Tales: a Celebration of Story and Song, at Peacedale Elementary School, 9:30 am, $8, 401-789-9301
9/21 & 9/28 (RI) A video of me performing a half hour set will be aired on Cox Public Access Station 13 at 8pm!
9/26 (Woonsocket RI) Benefit for House of Compassion, behind The Goddess Shoppe, 1 Social Street, 401-671-6006, music from 2 - 6, I'll go on about 4pm.
10/1 (Cumberland RI) Made From Scratch 3755 Mendon Rd 401-658-2824, join me again for yummy food, cozy couches, and sweet piano and voice provided by me! 7-10pm
10/2 (Providence RI) Mermaids at Kamp 235 Promenade St 401.621.4141, join me for this fab women's night! i will sing my heart out for you from 9:30 - 11:30pm, then you can dance for the dj til... $5.00 for 21+?/ $10.00 for 18+
10/3 (Coventry RI) RI Women's Gathering will be an AMAZING day of music, poetry, puppets, open mics, drumming, children's activities, artists, consciousness-raising, ecology information, workshops, rituals, and spirit where I will be playing one set at noon and one at 3pm, held at Apeiron Institute for Environmental Living, 451 Hammet Rd, 401-397-3430, 10am - 6pm, FREE Admission for walkers and bikers, $5 per person for individual drivers, $15 per car load - Please carpool as parking is limited.
10/4 (Boston MA) Songsalive! Showcase @ Dick's Last Resort Bar & Grill 55 Huntington Ave (in Boston's Prudential Center, central to several major hotels and subway), artists include: Australia's gilli moon,?Songsalive! President, me!, Chris Marston, Raven, Patty Keough, Bill Downes, Freddy Hall, Arielle Silver, and more! 8-10pm, Free entry
11/5 (Providence RI) A Night of Story and Song with storyteller Baba Jamal Koram and lil ole me (!), to benefit Rhode Island Black Storytellers at the First Universalist Church on the corner of Benevolent and Benefit Streets. Space is limited. Please call 401-273-4013 to reserve your seat. RIBS is dedicated to promoting the awareness, appreciation, and application of Black storytelling in Rhode Island through performance, educational, and cultural experience. 7 - 9pm, $25 donation per ticket.
11/9 (Worcester MA) Ralph's 95 Prescott St 508-753-9543 with Rebecca Nurse 10pm, 21+, no cover
11/12 (Cumberland RI) Made From Scratch 3755 Mendon Rd 401-658-2824, join me again for yummy food, cozy couches, and my very own sweet piano and voice songs... 7-10pm
11/17 (Boston MA) Simmons College Quadside Cafe 54 Pilgrim Road, 7:30pm - 9:30pm FREE
12/5 (Providence RI) AS220 115 Empire St 401-831-9327...I'm not performing this time, just selling Littlebird's wares and my wares and some old LPs and some of Littlebird's famous apple cake, yum(!) at December's Bizarre Bazaar! Entry is FREE and it runs from 1 - 6PM. Plenty of wonderful artists and art and craft (and apple cake) will be there for your holiday shopping pleasure. I'll have a CD player so you can listen to all the CDs I've got out before buying. Littlebird's stuff is truly limited edition, so be there to get your copies of her zines and CDs. For my Littlebird, 3/16/73 - 8/7/03.
12/11 (Gardner MA) Fresh Ground Coffeehouse hosted by Kellianna at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Gardner, 66 Elm Street...with Boston's Danielle Miraglia ...email Kellianna for more info. 7-9pm, $10
12/16 (Warren RI) Affinity Arts art opening 354-356 Main Street 401-286-5876, 7 - 9pm
12/19 (Cambridge MA) Sunday Night Songwriter Series with Christie Leigh at The All Asia 334 Mass Ave 617-497-1544. NOTE TIME CHANGE: Kristi at 6:00PM, Laura Distasi at 6:40PM, Jason Goss at 7:20PM -- please arrive on time for my debut at The All Asia! 6pm, $5, all ages
12/31 (Providence RI) Bright Night Providence! I'll be performing solo at The Arcade (65 Weybosset St) at 6pm AND with the fab feminist chorus WomanSpiritRising at 8 & 9pm at Grace Church (175 Mathewson St) for this wonderful New Years celebration. WSR will be performing my new arrangement of my song "Give!" Check out the Bright Night Providence website for ticket & venue information.