x-country with eric nassau
-- January 2006 --
Saturday, January 7
Doors @ 6:00
January Gallery Hop
Chili Cook-Off & Concert
to benefit Acme Art Co.
1230 Courtland Ave. (Short North)
Columbus, Ohio
w/ The Spikedrivers , Greenhorn
and Happy Chichester
$7 Chili Tasting/Ballot and Music
$5 Music Only

Friday, January 27 - 2006
7:30 - 10:00
Canterbury Coffee
135 W. Columbus Ave.
Bellefontaine, Ohio
(937) 599-3396



-- February 2006 --
Friday, February 17
9:00
Kafe Kerouac
2250 N. High St.
Columbus, Ohio
w/ Ellery (Cincinnati, Ohio)

Thursday, February 23
9:00
Andyman's Treehouse Tavern
889 Chambers Road
Columbus, Ohio
614-294-2264
opening for The Wells
and The Sure Things



-- March 2006 --
Friday, March 3
9:00
Ruby Tuesday
1978 Summit St.
Columbus, Ohio
(614) 291-8313
$4
opening for Stone Groove
and the Herbert Wiser Band
(Chicago, Illinois)

Tuesday, March 7
8:00
Townes Van Zandt Birthday Tribute!
Carabar
115 Parsons Ave.
Columbus, Ohio
614-206-9092
Want to be involved??
call Eric @ 614-499-3417

Tuesday, March, 21
10:00
Brass Cafe & Saloon
128 S. Main St.
Mt. Pleasant, Michigan
(989) 772-0864

Wednesday, March, 22
7:00
Brother's Coffeehouse
416 W. Main St.
Gaylord, Michigan
w/ Jenny Mahan

Thursday, March 23
6:00
Nordic Bay Lodge
1880 US 41 South
Marquette, Michigan
(800) 892-9376

Friday, March 24
8:00
Delta Folks Concert Series
@ 8th St. Coffeehouse
720 Ludington St.
Escanaba, Michigan
(906)789-917

Saturday, March 25
all day (and the 24th too)
Northland College Folk Fest
1411 Ellis Ave.
Ashland, Wisconsin

Thursday, March 30

9:00 - 11:00
Cafe Bourbon Steet
2216 Summit St.
Columbus, Ohio
w/ Greg Klyma (Austin, TX)
and Hal Hixson



-- April 2006 --
Saturday, April 1
10:00
The Backstretch Bar
141 S. Sandusky Street
Delaware, Ohio
740-369-9883
w/ The Wells


Sunday, April 2
3:00 on...
Lost Weekend Records
2960 N. High St. (at Crestview)
Columbus, Ohio
614-268-8423


Wednesday, April 19
7:00 - 9:00
Outlaws of Folk
@ Victorian's Midnight Cafe
251 W. 5th Ave.
Columbus, Ohio
w/ Dan Vaillancourt
and WayPastFrown


Thursday, April 20
9:00
Outlaws of Folk
Carabar
115 Parsons. Ave.
Columbus, Ohio
w/ Dan Vaillancourt (Midland, Michigan), Wil Cope, and WayPastFrown (San Francisco, California)

Thursday, April 27
8:00 - open mic host
w/ Connie Harris
Front Porch Music
505 E. Lincolnway
Valparaiso, Indiana
219-464-4700
7:00 sign-up
$2 for performers
$3 for non-performers

Friday, April 28
9:00
Heartland Cafe
7000 N. Glenwood
Chicago, Illinois
773-465-8005
$5
w/ Connie Harris, w/ Jaik Willis , Steve Skovensky , and Smantha Twigg


Saturday, April 29 (early!!)
9:00 - 10:00 am!!
WLUW 88.7 fm Live at the Heartland Cafe
7000 N. Glenwood,
Chicago, Illinois

Saturday, April 29
Humboldt Studios
Chicago, Illinois
773-276-1905 (for reservations)
or contact Chris
@ themdamnkids@hotmail.com
w/ Them Damn Kids , Connie Harris, Rob Reid, and Rachel Ries



-- May 2006 --


Wednesday, May 17
9:00
Little Brother's
1100 N. High St.
Columbus, Ohio
$5
open for Ellery and Heather Waugh


Tuesday, May 30
8:00
Open Mic Host @
Cafe Caffeine
909 W. Mary St.
Austin, Texas
512-447-9473


Wednesday, May 31 - June 3
Volunteering @ Kerrville Folk Festival
Quiet Valley Ranch
Kerrville, Texas



-- June 2006 --
Thursday, June 15
7:00
Scottie's Cafe
660 N. High St.
Worthington, Ohio
(614) 430-9028
w/ Dan Vaillancourt


Sunday, June 18
7:00
Victorian's Midnight Cafe
251 W. 5th Ave. (at Neil)
Columbus, Ohio
(614) 299-2295
w/ Rachel Ries (Chicago),
Jesse Henry, and Megan Palmer


Friday, June 23 - Sunday, June 25
ALL DAY
COMFEST
Goodale Park
Columbus, Ohio
please volunteer!!!!

My band is performing
at COMFEST on
Saturday, June 24
11:15 AM
Main "Bozo" Stage

Please come to this show!!!!

Thursday, June 29
7:00 - 10:00
Old Bag of Nails
66 North Sandusky St.
Delaware, Ohio
740-368-8083


Friday, June 30

7:30 - 10:00
Canterbury Coffee
135 W. Columbus Ave.
Bellefontaine, Ohio
(937) 599-3396



-- July 2006 --
Saturday, July 1
7:00
Norka Futon
780 N. High St
Columbus, Ohio
(614) 424-9949
art opening for
Laura Kelly


Friday, July 7

8:00 - 11:00
Blue Lion Coffeehouse
105 W. Market Street
Pierceton, Indiana
(574) 594-2583
please add
w/ Beach Hair


Saturday, July 8
9:00 - 12:00
Theo's Java Club
213 17th St.
Rock Island, Illinois
309-788-5282


Monday, July 10
9:00 -11:00
Sir Benedict's Tavern on the Lake
805 E. Superior St
Duluth, Minnesota
218-728-1192
w/ Jenny Mahan


Wednesday, July 12
6:00 - 9:00
2nd Street Bistro
201 E. Main St.
Ashland, Wisconsin
w/ Jenny Mahan


Thursday, July 13
7:00 - 10:00
New Moon Cafe
401 N. Main St.
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
920.232.0976


Friday, July 14
7:30 - 9:30
Z-Spot Espresso
1024 Indiana Ave.
Sheboygan, Wisconsin
920.457.6690


Saturday, July 15

7:00
Premier Cafe
316 N. 8th St.
Manitowoc, Wisconsin
920-682-7010


Sunday, July 16
11:30am - 9:00 pm
Acoustic Fest
Metro Stage - Washington Park
(12th and Washington)
Manitowoc, Wisconsin
920-684-8499
featuring John Hammond,
Tom Pease , Home Brew,
Colin O' Brien, and many more!!!



Wednesday, July 19
9:00 - 12
Weary Traveler
1201 Williamson St.
Madison, Wisconsin
608-442-6207


Friday, July 21
9:00
Heartland Cafe
7000 N. Glenwood
Chicago, Illinois
Planet Earth
773-465-8005
w/ Call It Karma


Saturday, July 22
9:00
Constant Spring Bar
219 S. Main St.
Goshen, Indiana
w/ Them Damn Kids


Thursday, July 27
10:00
Andyman's Treehouse Tavern
887 Chambers Rd.
Columbus, Ohio
614.294.2264
w/ The Boon (Kansas City, MO.), Joel Kraft (Kansas City, MO), and You're So Bossy.



-- August 2006 --
Saturday, August 12
7:00 - 10:00
Old Bag of Nails
66 N. Sandusky St.
Delaware, Ohio
740-368-8083


Saturday, August 19
6:00
Scottie MacBean's (Clintonville)
4675 N High St
Columbus, Ohio


Thursday, August 24
9:00
Ruby Tuesday's
1978 Summit St.
Columbus, Ohio
614-291-8313
w/ Lyle and the Family , Bill Kurzenberger,
Dib Dow and Felix



-- September 2006 --
Friday, September 8
8:00
Firefly Coffeehouse
3523 N. Anthony Blvd
Fort Wayne, Indiana
260-373-0505

Saturday, September 9
Uncommon Ground
1214 West Grace St.
Chicago, Illinois
773-929-3680
w/ Megan Palmer and Brice Woodall


Sunday, September 10
10:00
Red Line Tap
7006 N. Glenwood
Chicago, Illinois
773-274-5463
w/ Megan Palmer


Monday, September 11
8:00
Acadia Cafe
1931 Nicollet Ave. S.
Minneapolis, Minnesota
612-874-8702
w/ Megan Palmer


Tuesday, September 12
3:00
LIVE on KUMD w/ John Ziegler
Duluth, Minnesota
w/ Megan Palmer


Tuesday, September 12
7:00
Beaner's Central
324 N. Central Ave.
Dulth, Minnesota (west end)
(218) 624 - 5957
w/ Megan Palmer


Wednesday, September 13
8:00
Northland College
1411 Ellis Ave.
Ashland, Wisconsin


Thursday, September 14
8:00
231 House of Muses
231 W. Washington St. (bus. 41)
Marquette, Michigan
w/ Megan Palmer


Friday, September 15
7:00
Horizon Books
319 E. Mitchell St.
Petoskey, Michigan
(231) 347-2590
w/ Megan Palmer


Saturday, September 16
all weekend
annual Harvest Gathering
w/ Earth Work Music
4399 N 7 Mile Rd.
Lake City, Michigan
w/ Megan Palmer
and many other talented performers
Suggested Donation $25
or VOLUNTEER!!!


Thursday, September 28
10:00
Little Brother's
1100 N. High St.
Columbus, Ohio
Moonlight Medicine Show
(a.k.a. Eric's 31st Birthday celebration)
w/ The Wells
& Dragline Bros.




-- October 2006 --
Wednesday, October 4
7:00 - 10:00 (early show)
Carabar
115 Parsons Ave.
Columbus, Ohio
614-206-9092
w/ Mary Bue (Minneapolis, MN), Ian Alexy (MN?), Dan Vaillancourt (Midland, Michigan)
and Megan Palmer (right here, yo!)


Thursday, October 5
8:00
Seattle's Coffee
131 N. Market St.
Wooster, Ohio
tips, please!
w/ Dan Vaillancourt


Sunday, October 8
9:00
High Five
1227 N. High St.
Columbus, Ohio
(614) 565-ROCK
w/ Tori Sparks (Nashville. TN),
and the Steven Gregory Band (Nashville, TN)


Saturday, October 14
9:00
Paul's Nite Club
901 S. Broad St.
Lancaster, Ohio
740-687-5212
w/ Chris Lehman
$3


Sunday, October 29
5:00 (w/ Robert Loss)
Lost Weekend Records
2960 N. High St.
Columbus, Ohio
614-268-8423

FREE All-day event
FREE COFFEE
w/ Sam Brown (Yer So Bossy),
Jason Quicksall Kyle Sowash,
members of Mors Ontologica, and more...


Monday, October 30
9:00
The Walnut Hills
1151 Brown St. (in the back)
Dayton, Ohio
$3/$2 w/ student i.d.
w/ Lyle and the family
and Terry Carr


-- November 2006 --
Friday, November 3
7:00
Schuler Books & Music
2820 Towne Center Blvd.
Lansing, Michigan
517 316 7495

Saturday, November 4

7:00
Back Roads House Concert Series
5960 Long Lake Rd.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
989-356-1605

Friday, November 10
8:00 - 11:00
Blue Lion Coffeehouse
105 W. Market Street
Pierceton, Indiana
(574) 594-2583

Saturday, November 11
9:30
Lilly's Bar
2513 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, Illinois
(773) 525-2422
w/ Jaik Willis

Sunday, November 12
8:00
Eagle Street Theatre
422 Eagle St.
South Haven, Michigan
w/ Jaik Willis

Monday, November 13
9:00
The Walnut Hills
1151 Brown St. (in the back)
Dayton, Ohio
$3/$2 w/ student i.d.
w/ Lyle and the family


Sunday, November 19
7:30
Barking Spider
11310 Juniper Rd.
Cleveland, Ohio
216-421-2863
open for Tom Shaper

Tuesday, November 21
9:00 +
Langdon St. Cafe
4 Langdon St.
Montpelier, Vermont
802-223-8667


Wednesday, November 22
10:00
Nectar's
188 Main St.
Burlington, Vermont
802.658.4771
opening for t.b.a.


Friday, November 24
9:30
La Boca Mexican Restaurant & Cantina
520 Main Street
Middletown, Connecticut
860-347-4777
w/ Joe Barone


Sunday, November 26
8:00
The Burren
247 Elm Street, Davis Square
Somerville, Massachusetts
(617) 776-6896
singer/songwriter series
with Danielle Miraglia


Monday, November 27
8:00
Arlene's Grocery ()
95 Stanton St.
New York City, New York
212 358 1633
FREE!
live band Karaoke to follow!


Tuesday, November 28

9:00 - 10:00
Van Gogh's Ear
Union, New Jersey
908-810-1844
open mic from 8 - 9

Wednesday, November 29
7:00
Webster's Bookstore Cafe
128 S. Allen St.
State College, Pennsylvania
(814) 234-1507





-- December 2006 --

Saturday, December 2
10:00
The Backstretch Bar
141 S. Sandusky St.
Delaware, Ohio


Wednesday, December 6
9:00
Poe's Pub
2706 E. Main St.
Richmond, Virginia
804-648-2120


Thursday, December 7
8:00
Juggling Gypsy
1612 Castle Street
Wilmington, North Carolina
(910) 763-2223
fire and drum jam to follow!


Friday, December 8
8:00
O'Lacy's Pub
139 Central Ave.
Summerville, South Carolina
w/ John Krucke

Sunday, December 10
4:00!!!
Border's Books and Music
196 Alps Rd.
Athens, Georgia
706.583.8647
w/ Kate Morrissey


Monday, December 11
9:10 - 9:20
Eddie's Attic
Open Mic Shootout!
515-B N. McDonough St.
Decatur, Georgia
404-377-4976
$3

Thursday, December 14
9:00
Christopher Pizza Co.
Nashville, Tennessee
614-742-7464


Friday, December 15
8:00
Backstage Cafe
109 N. Mulberry
E-Town, Kentucky
$4 (suggested)
270-234-1686