Past Gigs

Friday, May 24th, 2019
Calling Harvest Moon Folk Society City contra at Landmark Hall
Taylors, SC
with Over the Moon
https://www.harvestmoonfolk.org/

Monday, May 20th, 2019
Calling the Monday night contra dance
Knoxville, TN
with Riverdale
https://www.knoxvillecontra.org/

Saturday, May 18th, 2019
Calling the third Saturday contra at the John C. Campbell Folk School
Brasstown, NC
with Good and Plenty
https://www.folkschool.org/

Friday, May 17th, 2019
Calling the third Friday contra
Carroboro, NC
Band TBA
http://www.csda-dance.org/

Friday, May 3rd, 2019
Calling the first Friday contra dance
Brooklyn, NY
with Coracree
http://www.brooklyncontra.org/

Saturday, April 13th, 2019
Calling the third Saturday contra dance
Lancaster, PA
with Contra Intuitive
http://www.lancastercontra.org/

Sunday, April 7th, 2019
Calling the first Sunday contra dance
Arden, DE
with Live Wire
http://ardenclub.org/gilds/contradance/

Saturday, April 6th, 2019
Calling the first Saturday contra dance
Shepherdstown, WV
with Amberwing
https://shepherdstownmusicanddance.wordpress.com/dances/

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
Calling fourth Saturday contra dance
Frederick, MD
with Triple Helix
http://contradancers.com/mmfac/

Saturday, March 16th, 2019
Calling the third Saturday night contra dance
Norfolk, VA
with Orion 
https://hrtraditionaldance.webs.com/

Thursday, March 14th, 2019
Calling the second Thursday contra dance
Silver Spring, MD
with Lilt
https://fsgw.org/silver-spring-contra-dance

Saturday, March 9th, 2019
Calling the second Saturday night contra dance
Baltimore, MD
with Devine Comedy
http://www.bfms.org/saturdayDance.php

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019
Calling the CDNY Saturday night contra
Manhattan, NY
with The Brooklyn Swing Ensemble
http://cdny.org/

Saturday, February 23rd, 2019

Calling the fourth Saturday night contra dance
Richmond, VA
with Engine 615
https://tadamsva.org/

Saturday, February 16th, 2019
Calling the third Saturday night contra dance
Annapolis, MD
with the MetroGnomes
http://www.contradancers.com/atds/

Monday, February 11th, 2019
Calling Monday night contra dance
Charlotte, NC
with Joyful Noise
http://charlottedancegypsies.org/

Saturday, February 9th, 2019
Calling second Saturday contra dance
Gainesville, GA
with Potent Brew
http://www.atgaga.com/php/txt.php?txt=/index

Friday, February 8th, 2019
Calling the second Friday night contra dance
Dayton, VA
with Wild Ones
https://www.contracorners.com/dayton

Thursday, January 24th, 2019
Calling the Thursday night contra dance
Portland, ME
with Tim Ball, Harry Aceto, and Jesse Ball
http://portlandintowncontradance.com/

Wednesday, January 16th, 2019
Calling the Wednesday night Contra Dance
Amherst, MA
with Kestrel
http://amherstcontra.org/Amherst_Contradance/Home.html

Sunday, January 6th, 2019
Calling the Sunday night BIDA Contra Dance
Cambridge, MA
with Cake Jam
https://www.bidadance.org/

Friday, December 28th, 2018
Calling the Emerald City Contra Dance
Seattle, WA
with David Kaynor and Friends
http://seattledance.org/contra/emeraldcity

Saturday, December 22nd, 2018
Calling the 4th Saturday Contra
Olympia, WA
With Riff Raff
http://oly-wa.us/contradance/

Thursday, December 20th, 2018
Calling the Lake City Contra Dance
Seattle, WA
with David Kaynor, Sande Gillette, & Amy Englesberg
http://seattledance.org/contra.lakecity

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
Calling the Tuesday night contra dance
Indianapolis, IN
with Supertrad
http://www.indycontra.org/

Sunday, December 9th, 2018
Calling the Sunday night contra dance
Webster Groves, MO
with Hogtied
http://www.childgrove.org/index.php/schedules

Friday, December 7th, 2018
Calling the Columbia First Friday Contra
Columbia, MO
with 32 Bar Tenders
https://mmtd.wordpress.com/

Saturday, December 1st, 2018
Calling the Tulsa first Saturday Contra
Tulsa, OK
with The Old-Time Good-Time Boys
http://scissortail.org/

Friday, November 30th, 2018
Calling the Little Rock 40th Anniversary Contra Dance Party!
Little Rock, AR
Open band
http://www.arkansascountrydance.org/

Monday, November 26th, 2018
Calling the Monday Night Contra Dance
Knoxville, TN
with Joyful Noise
https://www.knoxvillecontra.org/

Friday, November 23rd, 2018
Calling the Friday Night Contra Dance
Nashville, TN
with Turnip the Beet
http://nashvillecountrydancers.org/dance-calendar/

Monday, November 19th, 2018
Calling the Monday Night Contra Dance
Asheville, NC
with Gravity Wave
http://oldfarmersball.com/contra-dances/monday-dance/

Tuesday, November 6th, 2018
Calling the John C. Campbell Folk School Community Contra and Square Dance
Brasstown, NC
Open band
https://www.folkschool.org/event.php?event_type_id=2

Saturday, October 27th, 2018
Calling the 4th Saturday Contra Dance
Sautee, GA
with Whistlin’ Rufus 
http://www.sauteecontra.com/

Saturday, October 13th, 2018
Calling the Gainesville Contra Dance
Gainesville, GA
with The Stuff
http://www.atgaga.com/php/txt.php?txt=/index

Saturday, September 29th, 2018
Calling the 5th Saturday Contra Dance
Huntsville, AL
with Ed & Elsie
http://bluemoonweekend.com/nacds/

Saturday, September 15th, 2018
Calling the Jonesborough Contra Dance
Jonesborough, TN
with Hot Sonata
http://www.historicjonesboroughdancesociety.org/

Friday, September 14th, 2018
Calling the Lexington Contra Dance
Lexington, KY
with Atcher, Beck, and Kahl (open band)
http://www.ltda.ws/#s

Friday, September 7th, 2018
Calling the Emerald City Contra Dance
Seattle, WA
with Wink at the Moon
http://seattledance.org/contra/emeraldcity

Saturday, September 1st, 2018
Calling the Port Angeles 1st Saturday Contra
Port Angeles, WA
with The Electrodes
http://www.blackdiamonddance.org/

Thursday, July 26th, 2018
Calling the Portland Intown Contra Dance
Portland, ME
with Calluna
http://portlandintowncontradance.com

Wednesday, July 25th, 2018
Calling the Downtown Amherst Contra Dance
Amherst, MA
with Shandy
http://amherstcontra.org/Amherst_Contradance/Home.html

Thursday, July 12th, 2018
Calling the Lake City Contra Dance
Seattle, WA
with Wink at the Moon
http://seattledance.org/contra.lakecity

Friday, June 29th, 2018
Calling the Emerald City Contra Dance
Seattle, WA
with Hands 4
http://seattledance.org/contra/emeraldcity

Friday thru Sunday, May 25th – May 28th, 2018
Halibut, and the Mad Robins play contra sets at Northwest Folklife Festival
Seattle, WA
https://www.nwfolklife.org/

Friday, May 11th, 2018
Calling the 2nd Friday Contra in The Couve
Vancouver, WA
with the Thyme Travelers 
https://www.facebook.com/ContraInTheCouve/

Saturday, May 5th, 2018
Calling the 1st Saturday Vancouver contra
Vancouver, BC, Canada
with the Sybaritic String Band
http://www.vcn.bc.ca/vcountry/

Saturday, April 28th, 2018
Calling the 4th Saturday Bellingham contra
Bellingham, WA
with Brad and Steve Fortified
http://bellinghamcountrydance.org/

Saturday, April 7th, 2018
Calling for the 1st Saturday South Whidbey contra
Clinton, WA
with Countercurrent
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1931899673797230/about/

Sunday, April 1st, 2018
Playing with Harper Stone and Co. for a Songs of Emigration night at Boundary Bay
Bellingham, WA
https://www.bbaybrewery.com/events-1/2018/4/1/irish-emigration-songs

Friday, March 23rd, 2018
Calling a contra dance at Festival du Bois
Coquitlam, BC, Canada
with The Sybaritic String Band
http://www.festivaldubois.ca/

Saturday, March 17th, 2018
Calling for the Quimper Grange 3rd Saturday contra
Port Townsend, WA
with The Luddites
http://www.ptcommunitydance.com/

Sunday, March 11th, 2018
Calling as an Emerging Caller for the Portland Roadhouse Contra Showcase as part of Cascade Promenade 2018
Portland, OR
with Tapsalteerie
http://portlandroadhouse.org/
http://cascadepromenade.org/

Friday, March 9th, 2018
Calling the Emerald City Contra
Seattle, WA
with Amy Englesberg, Brian Lindsey, and Dave Bartley
http://seattledance.org/contra/emeraldcity

Saturday, March 3rd, 2018
Calling a contra for The North Cascade’s Institute celebration at the YWCA
Bellingham, WA
with Rattlesnail

Saturday, February 24th, 2018
Calling the 4th Saturday Bellingham contra
Bellingham, WA
with the Northern Contraband
http://bellinghamcountrydance.org/

Saturday, February 17th, 2018
Calling the 3rd Saturday Tacoma contra
Tacoma, WA
with Ambiguous Intervals
http://www.tacomacontradance.org/

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
Halibut plays a show at Graham’s Restaurant, from 7-8pm
Glacier, WA
https://www.facebook.com/Grahams-Restaurant-1532031637062878/

Saturday, January 27th, 2018
Halibut plays a private birthday party
Bellingham, WA
with caller Marlin Prowell

Friday, January 19th, 2018
Playing a contra dance at Whatcom Community College for a Survey of American Music course
Bellingham, WA
With caller Marlin Prowell

Saturday, January 13th, 2018
Halibut plays for the second Saturday Bellingham Contra Dance
Bellingham, WA
with caller Isaac Banner
http://bellinghamcountrydance.org/

Thursday, November 9th, 2017
Calling the Lake City Contra Dance (evening split with caller, Marlin Prowell)
Seattle, WA
With Potent Brew (Ben Schreiber, George Paul, and Dave Bartley)
http://seattledance.org/contra.lakecity

Sunday, November 5th, 2017
Calling the Seattle Family Dance
Seattle, WA
With the Musical Socks
http://seattledance.org/family

Saturday, October 21, 2017
Calling an all-comers dance at a Harvest Party
Bellingham, WA
With music from local musicians, Sally Sheedy and Michael Hobart

Monday, October 16h, 2017
Playing Irish Night with Harper Stone and Jan Peters
Bellingham, WA
https://www.facebook.com/Irish.Mondays.Bellingham/

Sunday, October 8th, 2017
Playing at the Bellingham Irish Festival with Harper Stone and Jan Peters
Bellingham, WA
http://www.bellinghamirishfestival.com/

Saturday, September 16th, 2017
Calling the 3rd Saturday Contra
Port Townsend, WA
With Au Contraire
http://olympicpeninsuladance.com/taxonomy/term/15

Saturday, September 9th, 2017
Calling the 2nd Saturday Contra Dance
Bellingham, WA
With the Northern Contraband
http://bellinghamcountrydance.org/

Friday, September 8th – Sunday, September 10th
Playing Sh’Bang Fest with storyteller Harper Stone and Jan Peters
Bellingham, WA
http://shbangfest.com/

Saturday, September 2nd, 2017
Calling the 1st Saturday Contra Dance
Port Angeles, WA
With Kate Powers and David Rivers
http://www.blackdiamonddance.org/

Friday, September 1st, 2017
Calling the Emerald City Contra
Seattle, WA
With the Alphabeats
http://seattledance.org/contra/emeraldcity

Saturday, July 15th, 2017
Calling the 3rd Saturday Contra Dance
Port Townsend, WA
With Montana Shorty and the Furheads
http://olympicpeninsuladance.com/taxonomy/term/15

Thursday, July 13th, 2017
Playing with Evan Ingalls as part of the Thursday Night Garden Series
Bellingham, WA
https://www.bbaybrewery.com/events

Monday July, 3rd, 2017
Playing at Irish Night with Evan Ingalls
Bellingham, WA
https://www.facebook.com/Irish.Mondays.Bellingham/

Sunday, June 18th, 2017
Halibut plays a Contra at Cornet Bay Retreat Center for the Student Conservation Association
Deception Pass State Park, WA
With Marlin Prowell calling

Saturday, June 17th, 2017
Calling the 3rd Saturday Contra Dance
Friday Harbor, WA
With the Alphabeats
https://www.facebook.com/San-Juan-Islands-Contra-Dance-275816592483130/

Saturday, May 20th, 2017
Calling the 3rd Saturday Burnaby dance
Burnaby, BC, Canada

Saturday, April 29th, 2017
Calling the 5th Saturday Contra Dance
Bellingham, WA
With Heliotrope
http://bellinghamcountrydance.org/

Friday, April 21st, 2017
Playing a contra dance at Whatcom Community College for a Survey of American Music course
Bellingham, WA
With Marlin Prowell calling

Saturday, March 25th, 2017
Halibut plays 4th Saturday Contra Dance
Bellingham, WA
With Richard Barnes calling
http://bellinghamcountrydance.org/

Saturday, March 18th, 2017
Calling the 3rd Saturday contra, (evening split with caller, Judy Zeidel)
Friday Harbor, WA
With Play Like a Girl
https://www.facebook.com/San-Juan-Islands-Contra-Dance-275816592483130/

Saturday, March 11th, 2017
Calling at the Open Mic contra dance
Bellingham, WA
http://bellinghamcountrydance.org/

Thursday, January 26th, 2017
Played a show at the Honeymoon Mead and Cidery
Bellingham, WA
with the Cosmic Folk Otters
http://www.honeymoonmeads.com/

Friday, January 20th, 2017
Playing a contra dance at Whatcom Community College for a Survey of American Music course
Bellingham, WA
With Marlin Prowell calling

Friday, December 2nd, 2016
Halibut plays tunes at the Bellingham Folk School as part of the First Friday art walk
Bellingham, WA
https://www.downtownbellingham.com/art-walk/

Saturday, November 25th, 2016
Calling at the Open Mic contra dance
Bellingham, WA
http://bellinghamcountrydance.org/

Saturday, November 12th, 2016
Halibut plays 2nd Saturday Contra Dance
Bellingham, WA
With Michael Karcher calling
http://bellinghamcountrydance.org/

Monday, June 20th, 2016
Calling the Summer Solstice Soiree, at the Straw Kitchen
Whichford, Warwickshire, England
Live music from several Warwickshire locals
https://www.whichfordpottery.com/visit-us/straw-kitchen

Saturday, June 11th, 2016
Calling at the Grow Heathrow Open Mic,
Sipson, West Drayton, England
http://www.transitionheathrow.com/