Past Dates

Sunday, February 28th, 2016

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 4pm
Hyatt Regency 900 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue, WA 98004
Price: tbc

Saturday, February 27th, 2016

Meany Hall
Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7pm
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195
Price: tbc

Friday, February 26th, 2016

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 9pm
Hyatt Regency 900 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue, WA 98004
(253) 428-8056
Price: tbc

Saturday, February 20th, 2016

Sun Valley Opera House
Martha Redbone Trio - 7pm
1 Sun Valley Road
Sun Valley, ID 83353
Price: tbc

Saturday, February 13th, 2016

Martha Redbone Trio - 7.30pm
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Price: tbc

Saturday, November 14th, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - 7pm
120 North California Street
Yerington, NV 92111
Price: tbc

Friday, November 13th, 2015

Civic Hall
Martha Redbone Trio - 7pm
1604 Esmeralda Avenue
Minden, NV 89423
Price: tbc

Sunday, November 8th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - tbd
4725 East Mayo Boulevard
Phoenix, AZ 85050
Price: tbd

Friday, October 23rd, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - tbc
Troy University, Athletic/Intramural Fields
Troy, AL 36082
Price: tbc

Ist of two days at the Ma-Chis Powwow!! Back near my grandfather's people after the long trip to Alaska.

With Aaron Whitby, piano and Alan Burroughs, guitar.

Sunday, October 18th, 2015

Martha Redbone - 7pm
#1 Theater Court
Haines, AK 99827
(907)766-3573
Price: TBC

The last date of our tour. But no doubt it'll be very special in beautiful Haines. Thanks to our hosts the Haines Arts Council.

With Aaron Whitby, piano and Alan Burroughs, guitar.

Friday, October 16th, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - 7pm
250 Broadway
Skagway, AK 99840
Price: TBC

It's exciting to be finishing off out tour with shows in Skagway and Haines. Tiny communities tucked in above the Yukon. First up Skagway! Thanks to our hosts the Skagway Arts Council.

With Aaron Whitby, piano and Alan Burroughs, guitar.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - 7pm
First Street
Cordova, AK 99574
Price: TBC

Back on the south coast we're delighted to be performing in Cordova. Thanks to our hosts Cordova Arts & Paegents.

With Aaron Whitby, piano and Alan Burroughs, guitar

Saturday, October 10th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30pm
Fairbanks, AK 99709
Price: $22-40

This our first time in Fairbanks. Our furthest point north. Ever! And we travel a lot. The concert will be at the Hering Auditorium and we will also be performing for students and soldiers in the Fairbanks vicinity over the weekend. Thanks to our hosts the Faribanks Concert Association.

With Aaron Whitby, piano, Alan Burroughs, guitar, Fred Cash, bass and Zach Brock, violin.

Friday, October 9th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30pm
621 W 6th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99501
Price: $41.50, $47, $53.75

Anchorage! This is our third time in this beautiful city and we couldn't be happier. Anchorage audiences are amazing and a pleasure to play for. Thanks to our hosts the Anchorage Concert Association.

With Aaron Whitby, piano and Alan Burroughs on guitar and we're joined for this date by Fred Cash with his bass and Zach Brock and his violin.

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - 7pm
420 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK 99559
Price: TBC

Bethel will be our furthest point west on this tour. We know we'll be visiting at a Yupik Eskimo immersion school which is very inspiring. Thanks to our hosts the Bethel Council on the Arts.

With Aaron Whitby, piano and Alan Burroughs guitar

Sunday, October 4th, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - 7PM
Valdez, AK 99686
Price: TBC

Valdez will be our first stop on the south shore. We're very excited top be performing at the Civic Center. Thanks to our host the Valdez Council on the Arts.

With Aaron Whitby, piano and Alan Burroughs, guitar.

Friday, October 2nd, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - 7pm
Kodiak, AK 99615
Price: $20,22,25

We've been dreaming about visiting Kodiak for some time now,we were told all about it and shown pictures by a Native from there at a show we were playing in the desert in Arizona! Thanks to our hosts the Kodiak Arts Council.With Aaron Whitby, piano and Alan Burroughs, guitar

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - 7pm
10014 Crazy Horse Dr.
Juneau, AK 99801
Price: $5-30

We're delighted to be starting our three week tour of Alaska in Juneau. Thanks to our hosts the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council.

With Aaron Whitby, piano and Alan Burroughs guitar

Saturday, September 26th, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - tbd
Bloomington, IN 47401
Price: tbd

Friday, September 11th, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - 8pm
44 South Main St
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 225-1111
Price: Free

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 12.30pm
1 New York Plaza
NY, NY
Price: Free

For the last show in the Arts Brookfield Redifining American residency we're going to take you to the Delta. With Charlie Burnham, violin, harmonica, Marvin Sewell, guitars, Tim Luntzel, bass, Tony Mason, drums and Aaron Whitby MD and piano.

 

Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project with Buffy St Marie - 7.30pm
Wingfield Park
Reno, NV
Price: Free

Buffy St Martie is one of my all time heroes. Along with Aretha Franklin and Chaka Khan she's a reason I sing today. I had the incredible honor of sharing a stage with her at the Calgary Folk Festival last summer and we're completely thrilled to be openign to her at the Artwon Festival.

Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7pm
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Price: tbc

With Aaron Whitby, piano and Alan 'AB' Burroughs, guitar.

Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 12.30pm
One New York Plaza
NY, NY
Price: Free

We continue our Arts Brookfield residency with a show of mountain music. With Marvin Sewell, guitars, Fred Cash bass, Juliette Jones, violin, Tony Mason, drums and Aaron Whitby, keys and MD.

 

Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 12.30pm
1 New York Plaza
New York City, NY 10004
Price: Free

The third show in our residency at Arts Brookfield. We're calling this series Redefining Americana; Digging Up Roots and this week we will focus on mountain music With Aaron Whitby piano, Marvin Sewell, guitar, Juliette Jones, violin, red Cash, bass and Tony Mason, drums.

Sunday, June 28th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7pm
Norwood, NY 13668
Price: Free

With Aaron Whitby, piano, Marvin Sewell, guitar, banjo, Tim Luntzel, bass.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - 12.30pm
1 New York Plaza
New York, NY 10004
Price: Free

The second show in our residency at Arts Brookfield. We're calling this series Redefining Americana; Digging Up Roots and this week we will focus on protest songs and spirituals. With Aaron Whitby piano and Marvin Sewell, guitar.

Sunday, June 14th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 4pm
Betsy Head Park
Brooklyn, NY
Price: Free

We're so happy to be perfroming a Summerstage Family Day Concert in our hometown. Brooklyn. And sharing the bill with the excellent Ebony Hillbillies! 

With Aaron Whitby, keys, Charlie Burnham, violin, harmonica, Marvin Sewell, guitar, banjo, Fred Cash, bass, Tony Mason, drums.

Saturday, June 13th, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - 8pm
Earlville, NY 13332
Price: Members/see website

Trio with Aaron Whitby, piano and Charlie Burnham, violin, harmonica.

Friday, June 12th, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - 8pm
28 Chestnut St
Portsmouth, NH 03801
(603) 436-2400
Price: $37

Trio with Aaron Whitby , piano and Charlie Burnham, violin and harmonica.

Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Arts Brookfiled Residency- Redifining Americana
Martha Redbone Trio - 12.30pm
1 New York Plaza
NYC, NY 1004
Price: Free

The second show in our residency at Arts Brookfield. We're calling this series Redefining Americana; Digging Up Roots and this week we will focus on the blues. With Aaron Whitby piano and Marvin Sewell, guitar.

Saturday, May 9th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 2pm
377 Lake Eden Rd
Black Mountain, NC 28711
(828) 686-8742
Price: Variable

An afternoon set on the Roots Family Stage Back with Aaron Whitby, keys, Charlie Burnham, violin, Alan Burroughs, guitar, Fred Cash, bass.

Friday, May 8th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 9.15pm
377 Lake Eden Rd
Black Mountain, NC 28711
(828) 686-8742
Price: Variable

Back at the beautiful Lake Eden Arts Festival for a set in Eden Hall with Aaron Whitby, keys, Charlie Burnham, violin, Alan Burroughs, guitar, Fred Cash, bass.

Saturday, April 25th, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio w/Nellie McKay - 7pm and 1opm
4544 N. Lincoln
Chicago, IL 60625
(773)728-6000
Price: $24 members, $26 general admission

Delighted to be opening for Nellie McKay at this legendary venue. 2 sets with Aaron Whitby, piano, Alan Burroughs guitar.

Friday, April 24th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 8pm
201 State St
Madison, WI 53703
(608)258-4177
Price: $25-35

With Aaron Whitby, piano, Alan Burroughs, guitar, Fred Cash, bass and special guest Randy Sabien on violin

Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

Martha Redbone Trio - 7pm
Little Rock, AR 72205
Price: Free

We'll be holding some workshops on Blake and music and giving a concert at the University. With Aaron Whitby, piano, Alan Burroughs, guitar.

Saturday, February 14th, 2015

BONE HILL - Premiere - 7pm
425 Lafayette St
New York, NY 10001
212.539.8770
Price: $15, $20

With;
Mary Wormwoth - vocals
Jason Walker - vocals
John James - vocals
Aaron Whitby - music director, piano, organ
Patricia Santos - cello, vocals
Charlie Burnham - violin, harmonica
Alan 'AB' Burroughs - guitar, vocals
Marvin Sewell - banjo, guitar
Fred Cash - bass
Tony Mason - drums

 

Friday, February 13th, 2015

BONE HILL - Premiere - 7pm
425 Lafayette St
New York, NY 10001
212.539.8770
Price: $15 adv, $20 door

With;
Mary Wormwoth - vocals
Jason Walker - vocals
John James - vocals
Aaron Whitby - music director, piano, organ
Patricia Santos - cello, vocals
Charlie Burnham - violin, harmonica
Alan 'AB' Burroughs - guitar, vocals
Marvin Sewell - banjo, guitar
Fred Cash - bass
Tony Mason - drums

 

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Bone Hill - Premiere - 7pm
425 Lafayette St
New York, NY 10001
212.539.8770
Price: $15 adv, $20 door

With;

Mary Wormwoth - vocals
Jason Walker - vocals
John James - vocals
Aaron Whitby - music director, piano, organ
Patricia Santos - cello, vocals
Charlie Burnham - violin, harmonica
Alan 'AB' Burroughs - guitar, vocals
Marvin Sewell - banjo, guitar
Fred Cash - bass
Tony Mason - drums

 

Sunday, January 18th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project Trio with the Sojourners - 8pm
360 Cliffe Avenue
Courtenay, BC V9N 6C6
CA
Price: $30.00

Trio with Aaron Whitby, piano and Charlie Burnham, violin and harmonica. Double Bill with the Sojourners on magical Vancouver Island.

Saturday, January 17th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project Trio - 8pm
2055 Purcell Way
North Vancouver, BC V7J 3H5
CA
604.986.1911
Price: $30, $27

Beautiful venue in a beautiful city! With Aaron Whitby, piano and  Charlie Burnham, violin/harmonica.

Friday, January 16th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30pm
100 Festival Way
Sherwood Park, AB T8A 5T2
CA
(780) 464-2852
Price: $30, $32, $34

Excited to make our first visit to Alberta. A Quintet with Aaron Whitby, piano/organ; Charlie Burnham, violin/harmonica; Marvin Sewell, guitar/banjo; Tim Luntzel, bass.

Thursday, January 15th, 2015

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30pm
410 4th Ave. North
Edmonds, WA 98020
425.275.4485
Price: $29, $24 & $19, Youth/Student

Delighted to play our first show in the Seattle metro area! Quintet with Aaron Whitby, piano/organ; Charlie Burnham , violin/harmonica; Marvin Sewell, guitar/banjo; Tim Luntzel, bass.

Friday, November 21st, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30pm
13735 Northern Blvd
Flushing, NY 11354
(718) 463-7700
Price: $15/$12 Members/$10 Students

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 11pm
Lion d'Or 1676 Rue Ontario Est
Montreal, QB
Canada
Price: $20

Mundial Montreal is one of the biggest world music conference and showcases there is. We're delighted to be performign at the openign night party at Lion d'Or.
With Charlie Burnham, violin; Alan Burroughs, guitar; Aaron Whitby ,keys; Fred Cash, bass; Gene Lake, drums.

Sunday, November 16th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30pm
17 Algonquin Drive
Lake Placid, NY 12946
Price: $12 / adv

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 8pm
Berea, KY 40403
Price: Free

Kentucky! My home state, though down a ways from the mountains. With Aaron Whitby, keys, Alan Burroughs, guitar, Fred Cash, bass, Megan Palmer, fiddle.

Sunday, September 21st, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 2.45pm
87 Marshall St
North Adams, MA 01247
Price: Variable

Amazing line-up- Bela Fleck, Emmylou Harris, Carolina Chocolate Drops and many more.

Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7pm
159 Pioneer St
Brooklyn, NY 11231
Price: Free

Art installation and music with us and NY buddies Hazmat Modine who we normally only see on the road at festivals.

Sunday, July 27th, 2014

Martha Redboen Roots Project - tbc
414 Memorial Dr. NE
Calgary, AB T2E 4Y7
CA
(403)-233-0904
Price: variable

We've only heard amazing things about the Calgary Folk Festival. Very excited to be a part of it this year. With Aaron Whitby, Alan 'AB' Burroughs, Teddy Kumpel, George Rush.

 

Saturday, July 26th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Festival - tbc
414 Memorial Dr. NE
Calgary, AB T2E 4Y7
CA
(403)-233-0904
Price: variable

We've only heard amazing things about the Calgary Folk Festival. Very excited to be a part of it this year. With Aaron Whitby, Alan 'AB' Burroughs, Teddy Kumpel, George Rush.

 

Friday, July 25th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - tbc
414 Memorial Dr. NE
Calgary, AB T2E 4Y7
CA
(403)-233-0904
Price: variable

We've only heard amazing things about the Calgary Folk Festival. Very excited to be a part of it this year. With Aaron Whitby, Alan 'AB' Burroughs, Teddy Kumpel, George Rush.

 

Friday, July 18th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 8.30pm
Chapin Rainbow Stage - Heckscher Park
Huntington, NY
Price: free

Beautiful festival on Long Island. With the quintet.

Sunday, July 13th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - tbc
264 Tache Ave
Winnipeg, MB R2H 1Z9
CA
(204) 231-0096
Price: variable

Our first time at the Winnipeg Folk Fest! We've heard it's an incredible festival and we're really looking forward to it!  With Aaron Whitby, Alan 'AB' Burroughs, Teddy Kumpel, George Rush.

 

Saturday, July 12th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - tbc
264 Tache Ave
Winnipeg, MB R2H 1Z9
CA
(204) 231-0096
Price: variable

Our first time at the Winnipeg Folk Fest! We've heard it's an incredible festival and we're really looking forward to it!  With Aaron Whitby, Alan 'AB' Burroughs, Teddy Kumpel, George Rush.

 

Friday, July 11th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - tbc
264 Tache Ave
Winnipeg, MB R2H 1Z9
CA
(204) 231-0096
Price: variable

Our first time at the Winnipeg Folk Fest! We've heard it's an incredible festival and we're really looking forward to it!  With Aaron Whitby, Alan 'AB' Burroughs, Teddy Kumpel, George Rush.

 

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Martha Redboen Trio - 7pm
5301 Tuckerman Lane
North Bethesda, MD 20852
Price: Free - outdoor

The trio with Aaron and Teddy Kumpel will be performing at this lovely outdoor festival hosted by the Strathmore Hall Arts Center.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 8pm
78 Noons Heights Rd
North Truro, MA 02652
(508) 487-2300
Price: tbd

We're delighted to be performing at the Pamoyet Arts Center, it's an amazing venue ion one of the most beautiful parts of the country. With Aaron Whitby, keys; Teddy Kumpel, guitar/banjo; Charlie Burnham, violin; Fred Cash, bass.

Saturday, June 28th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 5pm
Okmulgee, OK 74447
Price: free

We're honored and excited to be opening for The Ohio Players, Buddy Guy and the Jacksons at the Muscogee Nation Festival! With our seven piece - Aaron Whitby, Alan 'AB' Burroughs, Teddy Kumpel, Charlie Burnham, George Rush, Allison Miller.

Saturday, June 21st, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - tbc
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-454-7673
Price: Variable

So happy to be back at Clearwater for the second year and this time we'll have Charlie Burnham joining us with his amazing violin! With Aaron Whitby, Teddy Kumpel and Fred Cash also.

Sunday, June 15th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30pm
New Haven, CT 06501
Price: free

We're excited to be bringing our seven piece band to this great festival in New Haven. First time on the set for guitarist Marvin Sewell, drummer Allison Miller and violinist Mazz Swift with stalwarts Teddy Kumpel, Fred Cash and Aaron Whitby.

Sunday, June 1st, 2014

Martha Redbone Trio - 1pm and 5pm
Walton Arts Center
Fayetteville, AR
Price: free

This will be a lot of fun. AB, Aaron and myself will be playing two unplugged sets at Artosphere Festival’s signature event, the Trail Mix Concert Tour. Trail Mix combines music with hiking and biking for a one-of-a-kind, FREE outdoor experience which starts along the Art Trail near Crystal Bridges in Bentonville (1pm-3pm) and continues along the Frisco Trail in downtown Fayetteville (5pm-7pm).

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30
17 Holland St., Davis Square
Somerville, MA 02144
Price: $25.00

Our first ever show in the greater Boston area!

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7pm
Spaulding Auditorium
Hanover, NH 03755
Price: $15,20,25 DS $10 U18 $15,17,19

We're very excited to be at Dartmouth College for a few of days. There'll be workshops with students and a public concert on the final evening.

Saturday, April 26th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30pm
Carnegie Lecture Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
412-361-1915
Price: $20-35 depending on seat

We love Pittsburgh! Our first show in the hilly city since 2002 and at the Carnegie Lecture Hall!

Friday, April 25th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 8pm
1333 H Street
Washington, DC 20002
202-399-7993
Price: $28.50 adv / $33.50 door / $20 students

Excited to be back in DC for the first Roots Project performance at this fabulous venue.

Friday, April 11th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project Trio - 10am
14 Castle Street
Great Barrington, MA 01230
Price: n/a

We'll be doing a morning performance for school kids from the area at the very lovely Mahawie Performing Arts Center.

Sunday, March 23rd, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 2pm
53 Coroton Avenue
Ossining, NY 10562
914-941-2416
Price: tbc

We'll be doing a Sunday afternoon show just north of NYC in Ossining. Apparently they have a beautiful piano so Aaron will be very happy!

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 8pm
3680 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Price: $55.00

Valentine's Day, the City of Brotherly Love, songs from The Garden of Love! Cupid will be in overtime:-) Our first Philly show with the Roots Project. Very excited.

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project Trio - 7.30
276 Westminster St.
Providence, RI
Price: $15 adv / $20 day

We'll be in Providence for a couple of days of residential work in local schools culminating in this public performance in downtown Providence put on by the fantastic First Works organization.

Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project Trio - 7pm
300-G East Main Street
Carrboro, NC 27510
(919) 929-2787
Price: $16 adv/ $12 friends of Arts Center / $20 day

We'll be at this lively arts center in Carrboro near Raleigh/Durham with the trio.

Saturday, February 1st, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project Trio - 7.30pm
609 Broad Strett
Oriental, NC 28571
252 249 3670
Price: $20

We're very pleased to be back in my daddy's home state North Carolina, playing at this very lovely venue in Oriental near the coast.

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

Gibson Theater: Elmira College
Martha Redbone Roots Project Trio - tbc
1 Park Place
Elmira, NY 14901
Price: tbc

The trio will be performing in Upstate NY at Elmira College.

Friday, January 10th, 2014

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 10pm
253 West 125th St
NY, NY 10027
Price: $15 adv / $20 door

The Apollo! We're in Harlem to perform at the legendary theater in their beautiful new room. I was here in the fall with Carl Hancock Rux and it's a great sounding space.

Saturday, December 7th, 2013

Noel Night: Martha Redbone Roots Project Trio - 8pm
5201 Woodward
Detroit, MI
Price: free

Noel night is a wonderful Detroit tradition with the streets of Mid Town closed down and thousands of people swarming between lots of different events. We're delighted to be a part of the celebration this year.

Friday, December 6th, 2013

New Frequencis Festival: Martha Redbone Roots Project - 8pm
700 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 978-2700
Price: $20 adv / $25 door

A fantastic venue and we're thrilled to be performing as part of the New Frequencies Fest.

Friday, November 8th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 8pm
600 Main St
West Lafayette, IN 47906
765-494-9712
Price: tbc

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - tbc
Raleigh, NC 27601
Price: tbc

Friday, October 18th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30pm
Corner of Idaho St. & College Ave
Pullman, WA 99163
800-325-SEAT (7328)
Price: General $20, Seniors $16, Students/Youth $10

Thirlled to be back in the beautiful NW with a concert at WSU in Pullman.

Saturday, October 12th, 2013

Martha Redbone duo opening for Chris Smither - 8pm
41 Bridge St
Collinsville, CT 06022
Price: $22.00 / $32.00

We're very honored to be opening for folk/blues veteran Chris Smither at this very cool venue in Connecticut.

Friday, October 11th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30pm
University of Vermont Recital Hall
Burlington, VT
Price: $25 general / $15 student

Honored to be a part of the Lane Series with a quintet performance at the University of Vermont.

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30pm
Edinboro Univerity of PA Campus
Edinboro, PA 16444
Price: $10 general public; $5 faculty; free for students

Following on from our week in Iowa we're very happy to be playing a quintet performance at Edinboro University of PA.

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7pm and 9.30pm
120 E. Burlington St
Iowa CIty, IA 52240
(319) 335–1160
Price: tbc

Two shows presented by the cutting edge University of Iowa's Division of Performing Arts. These performances are the culmination of a week spent on campus doing workshops and jamming with the students and faculty and we're thrilled to be playing in Iowa for the first time.

Friday, September 27th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 5pm
1030 Columbia Ave
Claremont, CA 91711
Price: free

We're back in California for a show at Scripps College. Free music on the lawn!

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

Word, Rock & Sword : A Celebration of Women's Lives - 7pm
158 Bleecker Street
New York, NY 10012
(212)796-0741
Price: $20

A fantastic group of women artists gathered by the remarkable Toshi Reagon come together at Le Poisson Rouge to raise money for women's groups. Nona Hendryx, Joan as Policewoman, Kimberely Nicole, Imani Uzuri, Morley and many more will be performign and jamming.

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 3pm
23rd St + Madison Ave
New York, NY 10010
(212) 538-5058
Price: Free

Our last free outdoor show in NY this year.

Sunday, August 11th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 3pm
River Meadows County Park: 20416 Jordan Rd
Arlington, WA 98223
Price: free

We're delighted to be performing for the Stillaguamish people and friends at their annual Festival and Pow Wow.

With Aaron Whitby (MD, keys); Alan 'AB' Burroughs (guitar), Teddy Kumpel (guitar, banjo), George Rush (Upright bass).

Saturday, August 10th, 2013

30th Annual Roots of American Music - Martha Redbone Roots Project - 1.30pm
Hearst Plaza
NYC, NY
Price: free

We're totally honored to be performing at the Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival 30th Annual Roots of American Music show. We're playing alongside Hurray for the Riff Raff and Trixie Whitely.

With Aaron Whitby -MD, keys, melodica; Alan AB Burroughs, guitar, vocals; Teddy Kumpel, guitar, banjo, vocals; George Rush, upright bass, vocals,; Craig Judelman, violin, vocals; Butter, drums, vocals.

Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 8pm
316 S. Main
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
(734) 761-1451
Price: $17.50

The Ark is a fantastic venue and we're delighted to be performing in Ann Arbor again. Last time we were here was at a University of Michigan Native American Society show. Again as a trio with Aaron Whitby on piano and melodica and Alan Burroughs on guitar and vocals.

Sunday, August 4th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30m
416 Cedar Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55454
(612)338-2674
Price: $15.00

Minneapolis is one of the cities that is almost a second home to me, some of my closest friends live here and we're delighted to be playing at the Cedar Cultural Center. We'll be playing as a trio with Aaron Whitby on piano and melodica and Alan Burroughs on guitar and vocals.

Saturday, August 3rd, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - tbc
Madison, WI 53701
Price: variable $20 - 40

A great festival in Madison and we look forward to meeting Toni and Nina and Jef :-) We'll be playing as a trio with Aaron Whitby on piano and melodica and Alan Burroughs on guitar and vocals.

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7pm
1200 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL 60607
312.733.9463
Price: $15.00

We're so happy to be back in Chicago the home of our guitarist Alan AB Burroughs. The City Winery is a wonderful venue and we're hoping to have some special guests join us. With Aaron Whitby on piano and melodica and Alan Burroughs on guitar and vocals.

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 5.30pm
220 Vesey Street
NYC, NY
Price: free

It's New York City in the summertime so it's free music in the open air!

We're very proud to be part of this  Arts Brookfield series of world music downtown by the Hudson River. curated by Live Sounds. Straight after work at 5.30.

Saturday, July 20th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - tbc
Vancouver, BC V6K 4P4
CA
604-879-2931
Price: variable

Our second day at the fantabulous Vancouver Folk Fest and the last show of our West Coast trip. Back to Brooklyn!With Aaron Whitby keys, melodica; Alan Burroughs guitar, vocals; Teddy Kumpel guitar, banjo, vocals; George Rush upright bass, vocals.

Friday, July 19th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 6pm
Vancouver, BC V6K 4P4
CA
604-879-2931
Price: variable

We're finishing up our west coast trip with two days at the fabulous Vancouver Folk Festival. #Wow.With Aaron Whitby keys, melodica; Alan Burroughs guitar, vocals; Teddy Kumpel guitar, banjo, vocals; George Rush upright bass, vocals.

Sunday, July 14th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - tbc
Courtenay Exhibition Grounds
Courtenay, BC V0R 1S0
CA
866-898-8499
Price: variable

We're very pleased to be performing at the Vancouver Island Music Fest in what looks lie ea gorgeous location just off the coast of British Columbia. With Aaron Whitby keys, melodica; Alan Burroughs guitar, vocals; Teddy Kumpel guitar, banjo, vocals; George Rush upright bass, vocals.

Friday, July 12th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - tbc
Grass Valley, CA 95945
Price: variable, $50 day pass

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - tbc
Grass Valley, CA 95945
Price: variable, $50 day pass

We're very excited to be making our first appearance at the much loved California World Fest in Grass Valley. With Aaron Whitby keys, melodica; Alan Burroughs guitar, vocals; Teddy Kumpel guitar, banjo, vocals; George Rush upright bass, vocals.

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 8pm
2020 Addison Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
USA
(510) 644-2020
Price: $20.50 adv / $22.50 door

Our first visit to the Bay Area for the Root Project.

With Aaron Whitby keys, melodica; Alan Burroughs guitar, vocals; Teddy Kumpel guitar, banjo, loops, vocals and George Rush upright bass, vocals..

Sunday, July 7th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - tbd
Pasadena, CA 91103
Price: free

A Levitt Pavilion show in beautiful Pasadena. What could be better! With special gust Debra Dobkin on drums and vocals. And the touring band of  Aaron Whitby keys, melodica; Alan Burroughs guitar, vocals; Teddy Kumpel guitar, banjo, vocals; George Rush upright bass, vocals.

Saturday, July 6th, 2013

Strong Women : Strong Voices - Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7pm
350 South Grand Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90071
213-687-2159
Price: free

We're so excited to be starting out West Coast adventures in downtown Los Angeles.

With Aaron Whitby keys, melodica; Alan Burroughs guitar, vocals; Teddy Kumpel guitar, banjo, vocals; George Rush upright bass, vocals and special guest LA's own Debra Dobkin on percussion and vocals.

Saturday, June 15th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 1.20-2.20 Sloop Stage
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-454-7673
Price: variable

It's an amazing line-up of music and we're very grateful to be a part of the Great Hudson River Revival - Clearwater Festival. With Aaron Whitby, keys, melodica; Teddy Kumpel, guitar, banjo, vocals; George Rush, bass, vocals; Craig Judelman; fiddle, vocals.

Saturday, May 18th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7.30pm
25 Old Jackson Avenue
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706
914-693-1065
Price: $18 adv / $20 door

A stripped down show at the lovely Common Grounds Coffeehouse.

Sunday, April 28th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - all acoustic - 12-12.30
New Orleans Fairgrounds
New Orleans, LA
USA
Price: variable

An acoustic set at the CULTURAL EXCHANGE PAVILLION VILLAGE. Then we head over to the Fais Do stage for a full set.

Sunday, April 28th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 1.35-2.40 FAIS DO STAGE
New Orleans Fairgrounds
New Orleans, LA
USA
Price: variable

Ecstatic to be back at the fantabulous NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & HERITAGE FEST! We'll be playing two shows on the first Sunday, one all acoustic, one fuller and you can find med at some panel discussions ties tba.

At NO Jazz 2005, photo by Dave Pollack

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project + John McEuen - 7.30pm
432 State St.
Schenectady, NY 12305
Price: $26 advance / $28 door

Very excited to be playing a show with "The Garden of Love - Songs of William Blake" JOHN MCEUEN. It was an amazing experience recording with John and his uber talented buddies down in Nashville and we're going to have a blast playing together at the wonderful Eighth Step. John will be playing a solo set and then I'll be playing and we'll both sit in with each other a lot. 

With Aaron Whitby, piano, melodica, autoharp; Alan ‘AB’ Burroughs, guitar, vocals; George Rush, upright bass, vocals.

Martha + John at City Winery

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 8pm
19 Grove St
Peterborough, NH 03458
(603) 924-3235
Price: $15 / $12 senior

Stripped down Roots Project show at a beautiful Peterborough concert hall.

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7-10
505 Myrtle Ave
Brooklyn, NY
Price: $30 adv, $40 door

Little Essentials is a charitableorganization in Fort Greene, Brooklyn that helps keep families together by providing free baby and toddler (to age 4) clothing, gear, toys and other essential items to Brooklyn children living in poverty.

Monday, January 21st, 2013

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Inauguration Ball - tba
Independence Ave SW
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 633-6644
Price: tba

Delighted and honored to be celebrating the re-election of President Barack Obama at the NMAI's Inauguration Ball, The museum is on the Mall facing the Congress and we're going to be in the midst of the festivities! Oh happy day!

Sunday, January 13th, 2013

globalFest 2013 @Webster Hall
Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7pm
125 East 11th St
New York, NY 10003
(212) 353-1600
Price: $40

Festival D'Ile de France, globalFest show 9/2012globalFEST is a creatively curated bright spot for music lovers in the dark days of early January. It’s the premier gateway event for artists from around the world in various stages of their careers. It’s also a party, turning winter doldrums into a multi-continent romp on three-stages, at one of downtown New York’s hippest venues. For the ninth year, this leading showcase for international music maintains its position at the cutting edge of cultural exchange in the U.S., providing dozens of musician’s access to the national stage. The event takes place on three stages at Webster Hall, one of NYC’s most historic nightclubs. With one ticket, festival-goers can see twelve acts in one night, representing diverse global styles.

globalFEST is part of and timed to coincide with the annual Association for Performing Arts Presenters conference (APAP), the most important booking event in North America, when thousands of concert presenters from throughout North America and abroad are in New York seeking new talent to program their upcoming seasons. The festival directors are Bill Bragin of Acidophilus: Live & Active Cultures, Isabel Soffer of Live Sounds and Shanta Thake of Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater.

Saturday, January 12th, 2013

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 8 pm
10 Lyons Plain Road
Westport, CT 06880
USA
Price: $20

Intimate Roots Project show at Voices Cafe, a Connecticut venue committed to music and social justice.

Martha @Elebash Hall 2012

Saturday, December 1st, 2012

Martha Redbone Roots Project celebrate WIlliam Blake's Birthday - 7pm
425 Lafayette St
New York, NY 10001
212.539.8770
Price: $15 in advance, $18 on the door

William Blake, whose poems we set to music, was born 255 years ago this week and we're having a show at our favorite hometown venue to celebrate his incredible prescient genius.

Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Hillside Cafe
Martha Redbone Roots Project - 8 pm
Nutley, NJ 07110
Price: $15

Excited to do our first stripped down Roots Project appearance in NJ.

Martha @ImagineNative

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

FIAF - 11 am
55 East 59th Street
New York, NY 10022
USA
212.355.6100

Guest with master percussionist Mino Cinelu

French-Caribbean composer and multi-instrumentalist, Mino Cinelu has collaborated with numerous artists from Miles Davis to Sting. Mino comes to FIAF with singer Martha Redbone to share his passion for music and tell his own story through a unique blend of jazz, blues, Afro-pop, folk, and rock.

 

Cinelu

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7:30 pm
Memorial United Methodist Church, 250 Bryant Avenue,
White Plains, NY 10605
USA
914.232.3161
Price: $18 adv, $23 door

Honored to be performing a stripped down Roots Project show at the Walkabout founded by Pete Seeger in 1989.

From 6:45 to 7:15pm, the Walkabout Clearwater Chorus conducts an informal "teachabout"/singalong as the audience gathers, gets refreshments and their seats.  The concert begins at 7:30pm and consists of two sets 50-60 minutes each with an intermission of approximately 15 minutes.

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

Chumash Casino Resort
Chumash Nation Day Concert with the Martha Redbone Big Band - 8pm
Santa Ynez, CA 93460
Price: private

Honored and delighted to be returning to perform for the people of the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians. We will be doing a similar set to our one at the Smithsonian Institute: National Museum of the American Indian for the opening of the "Up Where We Belong" exhibit with some covers of legendary Native American musicians like Jimi Hendrix. Peter La Farge and Redbone alongside our Native soul originals.

the Martha Redbone Big Band is; Martha Redbone, vocals; Aaron Whitby keys, MD; Alan 'AB' Burroughs gtr, bvs; Fred Cash bass; Kevin Johnson drums; Teddy Kumpel gtr; John Deley keys; Eddie Allen trumpet, horn arr; Keith Loftis sax,flute; Nick Lane trombone: Debra Dobkin perc, bvs; Keith Fluitt and LaJuan Carter bvs.

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

Martha Redbone Roots Project - LIVE @365 - 7 pm
365 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10016
USA
877.428.6942
Price: $25 ($20 for graduate students)

 

Celebrating its second season, Live@365 presents Emeline Michel from Haiti, Martha Redbone from NYC, and Vlada Tomova from Bulgaria—three artists who are crossing boundaries of traditional and contemporary music. Vlada Tomova, a "vocal sorceress," creates haunting, otherworldly sounds with influences from Bulgaria and the Balkans, the Middle East, India, and Sephardic Spain, recalling Bulgaria's cultural origins shaped by ancient migrations. Internationally renowned singer, songwriter, producer, and dancer Emeline Michel, the "Joni Mitchell of Haiti," merges Haitian compas and rara with jazz, pop, bossa nova, and samba. Martha Redbone, of Shawnee, Choctaw, and African American descent, performs music that flows equally from Native American elements, soul, R&B, funk, and her deep roots in Appalachian folk and Piedmont blues.

Sunday, September 9th, 2012

Martha Redbone Roots Project @GlobalFest's NY Diaspora - 2:20 pm
Pari
Fra
Price: tbd

A full day of New York based artists representing at the wonderful Ile de France Festival. The incredible Aurelio Martinez and Garifuna Soul whom I sang with in Dakar, Senegal at Youssou N'Dour's house is on the bill as well as Golem and Lucia Pulido among others.

We will be;

Martha Redbone w/Teddy Kumpel (guitar, banjo, vocals), Ann Klein (guitar, mandolin, vocals), George Rush (upright bass, vocals) and Aaron Whitby (MD, keys)

Monday, August 20th, 2012

Martha Redbone Roots Project on WOODSONGS - 7 pm
214 East Main Street
Lexington, KY 40507
USA
859.231.6997
Price: $10

 

VERY excited to be heading home to Kentucky to perform at Michael Johnathan's WoodSongs Old Time Radio Hour.

WoodSongs is a multi-media event that tapes in Lexington, KY hosted by folksinger Michael Johnathon. The show is broadcast on almost 500 radio stations, live webcast, on-line streaming, video/audio podcast, public TV stations across the country airing in 90
million households, and now being broadcast on American Forces Radio Network.

Sunday, August 12th, 2012

Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival - Pardon Our Analysis: An All-Star Gathering for Gil Scott-Heron - 6 pm
New York, NY 10001
Price: free

M @Licoln CenterGSH

Delighted that the Gil Scot Heron celebration that took place at Symphony Space in January is reconvening in Damrosch Park this summer as part of tthe Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival.
Thanks to Bill Bragin and his staff for an amazing line-up over the course of the festival.

29th Annual Roots of American Music Festival

Pardon Our Analysis:
An All-Star Gathering for Gil Scott-Heron

Performed by Black Rock Coalition Orchestra & Guests

LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs, artistic director
Aaron Whitby, music director
Featuring Brian Jackson, Sapphire, Martha Redbone, Abiodun Oyewole, Sandra St. Victor, Carl Hancock Rux, 
A. Van Jordan, Gordon Voidwell, Hanifah Walidah, Willie Perdomo and surprise guests

The band includes; Aaron Whitby, keys; Booker King, bass; La FraeSci, drums; Ben Tyree, guitar; V. Jeffrey Smith, sax, flute and guitar; Dave 'Smoota' Smith, trombone, casio.

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012

Martha Redbone Big Band - Up Where We Belong - 4:30 pm
1 Bowling Green
New York, NY 10004
USA
212.514.3700
Price: free outdoor concert

A late afternoon concert with the 11-piece funk band out in front of the NMAI in the heart of Wall St at Bowling Green. We're kicking off the NYC opening of the great and important exhibition "Up Where We Belong - Native Americans in Popular Culture". 

Martha Redbone with Aaron Whitby (MD, keys), Alan 'AB' Burroughs (guitar,vocals), Abdul Zuhri (guitar, vocals), Fred Cash (bass), Kevin Johnson (drums), Eddie Allen (trumpet), Keith Loftis (saxophones), Darius Simpson (trombone), Keith Fluitt and Mary Wormwoth (vocals)

With Bill Miller at 4pm

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

Martha Redbone Roots Project - 7 pm
East End Avenue at 87th
New York, NY 10028
USA
Price: free outdoor concert

The Roots Project is playing a free concert in the lovely Carl Schurz Park next to Gracie Mansion on the East River. Our 3rd appearance by the river!

Martha Redbone with Teddy Kumpel (guitar, banjo, vocals), Ann Klein (guitar, mandolin, vocals), George Rush (upright bass, vocals), Robert DiPietro (percussion, vocals), Aaron Whitby (MD, keys)

Raindate on the 12th.

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

With Sean Harkness in DUOS - 9:30 pm
34 West 22nd St.
New York, NY 10010
212.206.0440
Price: $20, $15 adv

Joining guitarist virtuoso Sean Harkness in his monthly musical talk show DUOS. Also joining DUOS will be Ian Herman. A very special and intimate evening of music, we get to share stories of our musical journeys and play some great tunes together.

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls
Benefit - Noon
Brooklyn, NY
USA
Price: private

Doing a short set and Q+A for the kids at the excellent Willie Mae Rock Camp Summer Schools here in Brooklyn.

Saturday, June 9th, 2012

Martha Redbone Roots Project "The Garden of Love - Songs of William Blake" Party - 9:30 pm
425 Lafayette St
New York, NY 10001
212.539.8770
Price: $15 adv, $18 at door

Martha Redbone on stoop by Fabrice Trombert

We're back at our favorite hometown venue and for the very first time since the refurbishment to play the music from my new album "The Garden of Love-Songs of William Blake". With the help of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's John McEuen we've recorded an album of Americana songs based on the magical poetry of William Blake. This is acoustic music, thus the Roots Project moniker, and I'm delighted that joining me on the 9th will be;

Teddy Kumpel, acoustic guitar, vocals; Ann Klein, acoustic guitar, mandolin, vocals; George Rush, upright bass, vocals; Jon Mark Fletcher, banjo; Craig Judelman, violin, vocals; Mary Wormworth, vocals; Rob DiPietro, percussion, vocals; Aaron Whitby, keys and special guest Lonnie Harrington.

Monday, April 9th, 2012

The Official Warm-Up #2 - 10 pm
196 Allen Street
New York, NY 10002
USA
212.477.4155
Price: $10 suggested

The first warm-up at 92Y was a great success and we're doing it again. Our first visit to the wonderful home for songwriter's the Rockwood Music Hall and it's the 100th day of the year...which must have some import! photo by Michael Goldman

Friday, March 30th, 2012

The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's "String Wizard" John McEuen featuring the McEuens:John, Johnathan & Nathan - 7:30 pm
526 W 26th Street
New York, NY 10001
USA
Price: $27.50 / $40 VIP

I'll be singing a couple of songs as a guest with John McEuen and his sons as they do a show at this intimate new venue on the West Side on the eve of the release of their amazing new album "The McEuen Sessions".

John, with his partner David Hoffner in Nashville produced my new Roots Project album and we'll be performing at least one of the Blake songs from it. It's going to be a fun night!

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

Honoring the 75th Anniversary of Zora Neale Hurston' "Their Eyes Were Watching God" - 6 pm
44 Charlton Street
New York, NY 10014
USA
646.829.4000
Price: $25

To mark the 75th anniversary of Zora Neale Hurston's novel Their Eyes Were Watching God, The Greene Space will transform into a literary salon reminiscent of the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s. Hurston admirers are invited to congregate, swap remembrances of their experience with the book and hear excerpts from the novel read by award-winning writer and poet Carl Hancock Rux, as well as musical interludes with Toshi Reagon, Martha Redbone, Nona Hendryx, Marcelle Lashley and Kimberly Nichole.

Friday, March 9th, 2012

Martha Redbone Roots Project - The Official Warm-Up - 9 pm
200 Hudson Street
New York, NY 10013
USA
212.601.1000
Price: $10

This is the official warm-up, the first time we’ll have played these songs live with some friends and we’re filming! So please dress up, dress down, bring friends and family, even your neighbors and make lots of noise!

I’ll be joined by the awesome Ann Klein on guitar, mandolin and vocals, the hardest working man in show business Keith Fluitt on vocals, the excellent Chris Nolte on bass, the multi-faceted Jon Mark Fletcher on banjo and my old mate who wrote these songs with me Aaron Whitby on piano.

If we’re lucky Jonathan Spottiswoode will stop by and reprise his Victorian Londoner role from the recording before he runs to his 11pm show at the Living Room and we hope that Lonnie Harrington will be with us to recreate the Seminole chant we recorded for the song “A Dream”..

NOW ADDED a wonderrful opening act THE DUSTBUSTERS.

Saturday, January 14th, 2012

Symphony Space
Black Rock Coalition Orchestra; Gathering for Gil Scot-Heron - 7:30 pm
2537 Broadway
New York, NY 10025
USA
212.864.1414
Price: $45, $35, $25

An amazing night celebrating the music of Gil Scot-Heron and Brian Jackson with a huge cast of incredible people...Nona Hendryx, Vernon Reid, Abiodun Oyewole of The Last Poet, Felipe Luciano, Roger Guenveur Smith and Carl Hancock-Rux to name just a few. I'm singing "Winter In America' with the beloved Sandra St Victor and "Lady Day" with the legendary Brian Jackson himself.

Monday, September 25th, 2017

Martha Redbone Trio - tbd
Bloomington, IN 47401
Price: tbd

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Martha Redbone Trio - 12.30pm
1 New York Plaza
NY, NY
Price: Free

In the 4th in our series of shows downtown we feature the music of Nawlines. With Aaron Whitby, piano and Marvin Sewell, guitar.

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