Monday, September 15, 2014

Points North September and November 2014

September 20, 2014 Walnut Festival Heather Farms Park Walnut Creek, CA 9 PM With thanks to the tireless Laura Fielding, we're excited to announce the annual return of "Fred Barchetta" to the Walnut Festival, in Walnut Creek, CA. This year we are the Saturday night headliner, too, playing a full hour and half of your favorite Rush songs. And as always, with the lovely Kristina VanAmburgh joining us on vocals. WEST COAST TOUR WITH MICHAEL LEE FIRKINS We're thrilled to announce a West Coast swing with our Magna Carta Records label mate, the amazing Michael Lee Firkins! October 17, 2014 Caspar Inn 14957 Caspar Road Caspar, CA 8 PM October 18, 2014 TBA October 19, 2014 Tonic Lounge 3100 NE Sandy Blvd Portland, CA 8 PM October 23, 2014 The Coach House 33157 Camino Capistrano San Juan Capistrano, CA 6 PM dinner/8 PM show (Discount tickets available only at our store!) October 24, 2014 Ramona Mainstage 626 Main Street Ramona, CA 4:30 PM (Advance tickets available by clicking here.) October 25, 2014 TBA November 8, 2014 Starlite Lounge 1517 21st Street Sacramento, CA 9 PM How in the world have we never played Sacramento before? Finally that drought comes to an end, thanks to Soundz of Norcal - we'll be at new hot spot Starlite Lounge, where we will be joined by some of Sacramento's finest - Ancient, In the Silence, and Restrayned.

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Tempest 25th Anniversary Tour 2014

TEMPEST is out on their THE 25th ANNIVERSARY TOUR! Please join us in welcoming the considerable talent of Vince Lucchesi on bass guitar, as we celebrate the upcoming year with a lot of pretty fancy shows, all over the US!



Sat. Sep. 13 Hollister, CA
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA RENAISSANCE FAIRE http://www.norcalrenfaire.com
Casa de Fruta, 10021 Pacheco Pass Hwy.
After Hours Concert Series, 6pm (408) 847-FAIR   

Sep. 27, 28 Grass Valley, CA
KVMR CELTIC FESTIVAL
http://www.kvmrcelticfestival.com
Nevada Co. Fairgrounds, 11228 McCourtney Rd. (530) 265-9073

Sat. Oct. 4 Bakersfield, CA BAKERSFIELD CELTIC MUSIC FESTIVAL
http://www.kernscot.org
Amphitheater at Calif. State Univ. 9001 Stockdale Hwy. 3pm (661) 204-5085     

Sat. Oct. 25 Newman, CA
WEST SIDE THEATRE
http://www.westsidetheatre.org
1331 Main St. 8pm, All Ages (209) 862-4490

Sat. Nov. 1 Fresno, CA
FULL CIRCLE BREWING CO.
http://www.fullcirclebrewing.com
620 F St. 8pm (559) 264-6323
 
Fri. Nov. 7 Blue Lake, CA
BLUE LAKE CASINO
http://www.bluelakecasino.com      
777 Casino Way, 9pm (707) 668-9770

Sat. Nov. 15 Portland, OR 
SWASHBUCKLER BALL http://www.swashbucklersball.com
Kathy’s Birthday Show
Emerald Ballroom. Tiffany Center, 1410 SW Morrison St. Portland 7pm (503) 222-0703

Points North Live in September and November 2014

September 13, 2014Rivino Winery4101 Cox Schrader Road
Ukiah, CA
4:30 PM

It's been quite a while, but we're returning to Kevin's hometown of Ukiah, to the lovely Rivino Winery along the Russian River.  Come spend the afternoon with us, and once again the amazing Travis Larson Band; we'll be playing full sets in a beautiful outdoor setting.  $15 at the door, but advance tickets are available at our store for only $10.



November 8, 2014Starlite Lounge1517 21st Street
Sacramento, CA
9 PM

How in the world have we never played Sacramento before?  Finally that drought comes to an end, thanks to Soundz of Norcal - we'll be at new hot spot Starlite Lounge, where we will be joined by some of Sacramento's finest - Ancient, In the Silence, and Restrayned. 

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Points North Live August 2014


August 8, 2014Guitars Under the StarsCheadle Lake Park
37954 Weirich Dr
Lebanon, OR
Set time: 7 PM (main stage)

It's a great honor to have been asked to be a part of the inaugural Guitars Under the Stars festival - featuring some of the most talented and legendary guitarists on the planet.  The festival spans three days (Aug. 8-10), and we're joining a lineup that includes Lita Ford, Pat Travers, Gary Hoey, Tony MacAlpine, Grammy-winning Larry Mitchell, Bruce Bouillet (RacerX), our friends the Travis Larson Band, Floater, and many more.  In beautiful scenic Lebanon Oregon; full schedule, tickets (including day passes) and camping passes are available now at oregonsummerconcerts.com.
August 16, 2014Vinnie's2045 Mt Diablo St
Concord, CA
9 PM


Guitar Night comes to Concord!  At our home base in the East Bay - this time, scene of many a Points North show; we'll be playing a headline set, and joined by our good friends the Travis Larson Band, as well as the uber-talented Grammy award winning Larry Mitchell!

September 13, 2014Rivino Winery4101 Cox Schrader Road
Ukiah, CA
4:30 PM


It's been quite a while, but we're returning to Kevin's hometown of Ukiah, to the lovely Rivino Winery along the Russian River.  Come spend the afternoon with us, and once again the amazing Travis Larson Band; we'll be playing full sets in a beautiful outdoor setting.  $15 at the door, but advance tickets are available at our store for only $10.

November 8, 2014Starlite Lounge1517 21st Street
Sacramento, CA
9 PM


How in the world have we never played Sacramento before?  Finally that drought comes to an end, thanks to Soundz of Norcal - we'll be at new hot spot Starlite Lounge, where we will be joined by some of Sacramento's finest - Ancient, In the Silence, and Restrayned. 

Tempest Live in 2014

Fri. Aug. 8 Bordentown, NJ 
THE RECORD COLLECTOR 
http://www.the-record-collector.com
‘The Living Room Concert Series’ 
358 Farnsworth Ave., 8pm (609) 324-0880

Sat. Aug. 9 Denton, MD 
NEW ALASKA HOUSE CONCERTS
http://www.Newalaska.org
Show time 3pm, info (410) 479-2373
Email for reservations and directions newalaskaconcerts@gmail.com

Sun. Aug. 10 Kenton, DE
COOLDOG CONCERT SERIES
http://www.cooldogconcerts.com
*Matinee show 4pm (302) 659-3865

Mon. Aug. 11 Hatfield, PA
MUSICFEAST http://www.hatfieldtownship.org
School Rd Park, 1619 School Rd. 6pm  (215) 855-0900

Aug. 15, 16, 17 Schwenksville, PA
PHILADELPHIA FOLK FESTIVAL
http://www.pfs.org/folk-festival
Featuring Tempest alongside Natalie MacMaster, Janis Ian, Hot Club of Cowtown, Loudon Wainwright III and many, many more...
Old Pool Farm (800) 556-FOLK

Sat. Aug. 23 Leggett, CA 
MOUNTAIN FOLK FESTIVAL
http://www.leggettvalleymountainfolkfestival.com/
Tan Oak Park, 58974 North Highway 101, 6:30pm (707) 354-3465

Sat. Sep. 13 Hollister, CA
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA RENAISSANCE FAIRE http://www.norcalrenfaire.com
Casa de Fruta, 10021 Pacheco Pass Hwy.
After Hours Concert Series, 6pm (408) 847-FAIR   

Sep. 27, 28 Grass Valley, CA
KVMR CELTIC FESTIVAL
http://www.kvmrcelticfestival.com
Nevada Co. Fairgrounds, 11228 McCourtney Rd. (530) 265-9073

Sat. Oct. 4 Bakersfield, CA BAKERSFIELD CELTIC MUSIC FESTIVAL
http://www.kernscot.org
Amphitheater at Calif. State Univ. 9001 Stockdale Hwy. 3pm (661) 204-5085     

Sat. Oct. 25 Newman, CA
WEST SIDE THEATRE
http://www.westsidetheatre.org
1331 Main St. 8pm, All Ages (209) 862-4490

Sat. Nov. 15 Portland, OR 
SWASHBUCKLER BALL http://www.swashbucklersball.com
Kathy’s Birthday Show
Bossanova Ballroom 722 East Burnside St. 7pm (503) 206-7630

Monday, June 30, 2014

Points North Live Summer 2014


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August 8, 2014Guitars Under the StarsCheadle Lake Park
37954 Weirich Dr
Lebanon, OR
(set time TBA)

It's a great honor to have been asked to be a part of the inaugural Guitars Under the Stars festival - featuring some of the most talented and legendary guitarists on the planet.  The festival spans three days (Aug. 8-10), and we're joining a lineup that includes the amazing Andy Timmons, Pat Travers, Tony MacAlpine, Grammy-winning Larry Mitchell, Bruce Bouillet (RacerX), our friends the Travis Larson Band, Floater, and many more.  In beautiful scenic Lebanon Oregon; advance early discount tickets and camping passes are available now at oregonsummerconcerts.com.
August 16, 2014Vinnie's2045 Mt Diablo St
Concord, CA
9 PM

Guitar Night comes to Concord!  At our home base in the East Bay - this time, scene of many a Points North show; we'll be playing a headline set, and joined by our good friends the Travis Larson Band, as well as the uber-talented Grammy award winning Larry Mitchell!

Tempest Live Summer 2014

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Aug. 1, 2, 3 Dublin, OH
DUBLIN IRISH FESTIVAL
http://www.dublinirishfestival.org
Featuring Tempest alongside Red Hot Chilli Pipers, Solas, Sharon Shannon, Ashley MacIsaac, Black 47 and many more...
Killians Celtic Rock Stage, Coffman Park, 5600 Post Rd. Fri. 6pm, Sat. 4pm (614) 410-4545

Wed. Aug. 6 Lake Placid, NY
LAKE PLACID CENTER FOR THE ARTS
http://www.lakeplacidarts.org
17 Algonquin Dr. 7:30pm (518) 523-2512

Fri. Aug. 8 Bordentown, NJ 
THE RECORD COLLECTOR 
http://www.the-record-collector.com
‘The Living Room Concert Series’ 
358 Farnsworth Ave., 8pm (609) 324-0880

Sat. Aug. 9 Denton, MD 
NEW ALASKA HOUSE CONCERTS
http://www.Newalaska.org
Show time 3pm, info (410) 479-2373
Email for reservations and directions newalaskaconcerts@gmail.com

Sun. Aug. 10 Kenton, DE
COOLDOG CONCERT SERIES
http://www.cooldogconcerts.com
*Matinee show 4pm (302) 659-3865

Mon. Aug. 11 Hatfield, PA
MUSICFEAST http://www.hatfieldtownship.org
School Rd Park, 1619 School Rd. 6pm  (215) 855-0900

Aug. 15, 16, 17 Schwenksville, PA
PHILADELPHIA FOLK FESTIVAL
http://www.pfs.org/folk-festival
Featuring Tempest alongside Natalie MacMaster, Janis Ian, Hot Club of Cowtown, Loudon Wainwright III and many, many more...
Old Pool Farm (800) 556-FOLK

Sat. Sep. 13 Hollister, CA
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA RENAISSANCE FAIRE http://www.norcalrenfaire.com
Casa de Fruta, 10021 Pacheco Pass Hwy.
After Hours Concert Series, 6pm (408) 847-FAIR   

Sun. Sep. 14 Fair Oaks, CA SACRAMENTO PAGAN PRIDE HARVEST FESTIVAL     
http://www.sacpaganpride.org
VFW Hall, Phoenix Park, 8990 Kruitof Way, 3pm

Sep. 27, 28 Grass Valley, CA
KVMR CELTIC FESTIVAL
http://www.kvmrcelticfestival.com
Nevada Co. Fairgrounds, 11228 McCourtney Rd. (530) 265-9073

Sat. Oct. 4 Bakersfield, CA BAKERSFIELD CELTIC MUSIC FESTIVAL
http://www.kernscot.org
Amphitheater at Calif. State Univ. 9001 Stockdale Hwy. 3pm (661) 204-5085     

Sat. Oct. 25 Newman, CA
WEST SIDE THEATRE
http://www.westsidetheatre.org
1331 Main St. 8pm, All Ages (209) 862-4490

Sat. Nov. 15 Portland, OR 
SWASHBUCKLER BALL http://www.swashbucklersball.com
Bossanova Ballroom 722 East Burnside St. 7pm (503) 206-7630