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Last updated June 25, 2015  10:52 EDT

This is a list of all known performances by John Medeski, Billy Martin & Chris Wood. Shows below that have a time listed or a link to a source on db.etree.org were recorded. If you have a copy of any show not included here or a show that's not marked with green in the calendar, please email Tom or fill in the details in the form below.

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In the rightmost column, click on the number links to see the etree source records, s to jump to the show description or t to find recent torrents. Shows that are downloadable from the Live Music Archive have 'LMA' links. At the present time, MMW doesn't allow their shows to be hosted on LMA, but a number of shows where they were part of another band or were a guest for a song or more, are hosted there. For a complete list, go to Solo gigs on Live Music Archive.

Ticket stubs, posters & photos from the shows that confirm the date & venue are included below -- Just click on the thumbnails in the Artist column. 200 ticket stubs, 367 posters, 21 photos added, so far... If you have any that aren't listed here, please email Tom. < mmw AT twilightsw DOT com >

Submit any missing shows, corrections or comments here:
1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016

January 2015 6 7 8 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 21 22 23 24
February 2015 5 6 12 17 18 20 21 22 24 25 26 27 28
March 2015 5 6 7 12 13 14 18 19 20 21 25 28 29
April 2015 8 9 10 11 12 14 15 16 17 18 25 26 27 30
May 2015 11 14 16 22 23 24 25 27 28 29 30
June 2015 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 12 18 20 25 26 27 28 30
July 2015 4 8 9 10 11 12 15 17 19 31
August 2015 1 14 16 22 29 30
September 2015 6 12 25
October 2015 8 9
November 2015 5

2015
Date Artist Venue Setlist Time Links
1/6/2015John MedeskiThe Word, Jam Cruise 13, Pantheon Theater, MSC Divina, At Sea (Miami, FL -> Roatan, Honduras)One Set Only: "Land Of A 1000 Dances Jam" > Call Him By His Name, Chocolate Cowboy, Glory Glory (with vocals), Voodoo Child, Blood On That Rock > Jam, You Haven't Done Nothin' > Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler), Jam/Unknown > "Washboard Jam" > Big Chief Like Plenty Of Fire Water #* (with vocals) > Come By Here #* (with vocals), Joyful Sounds; # with Skerik (tenor saxophone); * with G Love (harmonica & vocals)106:46 106:50 106:50132287 t 132288 t 132289 s
1/7/2015John Medeskiguest with John Scofield's Uberjam Band, Jam Cruise 13, Pantheon Theater, MSC Divina, At Sea (Miami, FL -> Roatan, Honduras)2 songs: Ideofunk > I Brake 4 Monster Booty90:07 90:07t t
1/7/2015John MedeskiThe M & Ms, Jam Cruise 13, Pool Deck, MSC Divina, At Sea (Miami, FL -> Roatan, Honduras)One Set Only: Smoking At Tipitina's, Heavy Makes You Happy (Sha-Na-Boom Boom), Yes We Can, Early In The Morning#, Life*, Eminence Front+, Brand New Day, I Got What You Want, Melts In Your Mind, Funkier Than A Mosquito's Tweeter, Cry To Me > African Gumbo, I'm A Ram > How Many More Times; John Medeski (organ/piano/keys), Papa Mali (guitar & vocals), Stanton Moore (drums), Rob Mercurio (bass), Margie Perez (vocals) & Monica Macintyre (vocals); # with Carly Meyers (trombone); * with Roosevelt Collier (lap steel guitar); + with David Shaw (vocals) & Corey Henry (trombone)110:08 110:08t t
1/8/2015John MedeskiThe Word, Jam Cruise 13, Pool Deck, MSC Divina, At Sea (Roatan, Honduras -> Costa Maya, Mexico)One Set Only: Improv/Unknown > Fillmore Shuffle, Untitled > When I See The Blood, Waiting On My Wings > "Washboard Jam" > You Brought The Sunshine, "Pool Deck Jam" (Unknown/Improv)# > Glory Glory#*+ (with vocals) > I Shall Not Be Moved* (with vocals), Soul Food II > I'll Fly Away, New Word Order > Early In The Moanin' Time, Play All Day; # with Roosevelt Collier (lap steel guitar); * with G. Love (harmonica & vocals); + with unknown (trumpet)121:50 121:50t t
1/13/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Belly Up Tavern, Solana Beach, CA
1/14/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, El Rey Theatre, Los Angeles, CA
1/15/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, City Winery, Napa, CA
1/16/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA
1/17/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Rio Theatre, Santa Cruz, CA
1/18/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Cargo, Reno, NV
1/19/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Big Room @ Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, Chico, CA
1/21/2015John Medeski & Billy MartinTodd Closer & Billy Martin, Festival Internacional de Cine San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Plaza de la Paz, San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexicowith special guest John Medeski; special concert following screening of their film "Music Is My Mother Language"
1/21/2015John Medeski & Billy MartinTodd Closer & Billy Martin, DaDa Club Jazz, San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexicowith special guest John Medeski
1/21/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, McDonald Theater, Eugene, OR
1/22/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Wonder Ballroom, Portland, OR
1/23/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Imperial, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
1/24/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Neptune Theatre, Seattle, WA
2/5/2015MMWUniversity of Colorado, Newman Center, Denver, COwith Alarm Will Sound
2/6/2015MMWUniversity of Colorado Boulder, Macky Auditorium, Boulder, COwith Alarm Will Sound
2/12/2015John Medeski & Billy MartinMedeski Martin & Dunn play Masada, Village Vanguard, New York, NY
2/17/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, George's Majestic Lounge, Fayetteville, AR
2/18/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Bottleneck, Lawrence, KS
2/20/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Boulder Theater, Boulder, CO
2/21/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, WinterWonderGrass, Avon, CO
2/22/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Center For The Arts, Crested Butte, CO
2/24/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Vanguard, Tulsa OK
2/25/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Granada Theater, Dallas, TX
2/26/2015John MedeskiJordan Hall, Boston, MAwith NEC Jazz Orchestra
2/26/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Parish, Austin, TX
2/27/2015John MedeskiDRKWAV, Regatta Bar At Charles Hotel, Cambridge, MAJohn Medeski, Adam Deitch & Skerik
2/27/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Gruene Hall, New Braunfels, TX
2/28/2015John MedeskiDRKWAV, Asylum, Portland, MEJohn Medeski, Adam Deitch & Skerik
3/5/2015John MedeskiDRKWAV, Brooklyn Bowl, Brooklyn, NYJohn Medeski, Adam Deitch & Skerik
3/6/2015John MedeskiDRKWAV, Ardmore Music Hall, Ardmore, PAJohn Medeski, Adam Deitch & Skerik
3/7/2015John MedeskiDRKWAV, The Hamilton, Washington, DCJohn Medeski, Adam Deitch & Skerik
3/12/2015John MedeskiDRKWAV, Aggie Theatre, Fort Collins, COJohn Medeski, Adam Deitch & Skerik
3/13/2015John MedeskiDRKWAV, Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom, Denver, COJohn Medeski, Adam Deitch & Skerik
3/14/2015John MedeskiDRKWAV, Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom, Denver, COJohn Medeski, Adam Deitch & Skerik
3/18/2015John MedeskiMatt Wilson Quartet plus John Medeski, Weis Center for the Performing Arts, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA
3/19/2015John MedeskiMatt Wilson Quartet plus John Medeski, Atlas Performing Arts Center, Washington, DCu u
3/19/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Savannah Music Fest, Savannah, GA
3/20/2015John MedeskiMatt Wilson Quartet plus John Medeski, The Patterson Theater, Baltimore, MD
3/20/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Suwannee Springfest Festival, Live Oak, FL
3/21/2015John MedeskiMatt Wilson Quartet plus John Medeski, The Jefferson Center, Roanoke, VA
3/21/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, ArtsPark At Young Circle, Hollywood, FL
3/25/2015John MedeskiMatt Wilson Quartet plus John Medeski, Modlin Center for the Arts, Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA
3/28/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Hogs for the Cause, City Park, New Orleans, LA
3/29/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Acadiana Center for the Arts, Lafayette, LA
4/8/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Rex Theater, Pittsburgh, PA
4/9/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Tralf Music Hall, Buffalo, NY
4/10/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Westcott Theater, Syracuse, NY
4/11/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Wolf Den At Mohegan Sun Resort, Uncasville, CT
4/12/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, The State Theatre, State College, PA
4/14/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, York, PA
4/15/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Jefferson Theater, Charlottesville, VA
4/16/2015Billy MartinAnnie Gosfield, Roger Kleier, Billy Martin & Wicked Knee, Ecstatic Music Festival, Kaufman Music Center at Merkin Concert Hall, New York, NYAnnie Gosfield (sampling keyboard), Billy Martin (drums & percussion), Roger Kleier (electric guitar), Steven Bernstein (trumpet), Briggan Krauss (baritone saxophone) & Brian Drye (trombone)
4/16/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Spring Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival, Pittsboro, NC
4/17/2015John MedeskiThe Word, Wanee Festival, Live Oak, FLOne Set Only: "Prelude" > New Word Order, Come By Here (with vocals), Blood On That Rock, Chocolate Cowboy, Call Him By His Name, Waiting On My Wings, Play All Day, Soul Food I > Soul Food II > You Brought The Sunshine, I Shall Not Be Moved (with vocals) > Early In The Moanin' Time > I Shall Not Be Moved, Joyful Sounds; # with Roosevelt Collier on pedal steel for the entire set; Robert Randolph had surgery two days prior to show and his hand was in a cast, but he still played
4/17/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Don Gibson Theatre, Shelby, NC
4/18/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Sweetwater 420 Festival, Atlanta, GA
4/25/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Charm City Folk & Bluegrass Festival, Baltimore, MD
4/26/2015John MedeskiThe Word, Joy Theatre, New Orleans, LA
4/27/2015John MedeskiDRKWAV, Maison, New OrleansJohn Medeski, Adam Deitch & Skerik
4/30/2015John MedeskiWill Bernard's Blue Plate Special, Little Gem Saloon's Ramp Room, New OrleansSet 1: Unknown, Baby Goats, Blister, Unknown, Unknown > Tubby; Set 2: Awanna* > 571*, Unknown, Briar Patch, You Haven't Done Nothin'; Encore: Wiggly's Way; Will Bernard (guitar), John Medeski (organ, piano), Kirk Joseph (sousaphone) & Terence Higgins (drums); * with Wil Blades (organ)
5/11/2015John MedeskiThe Word, Conan, Stage 15 on the Warner Brothers Lot, Burbank, CA1 song: Come By Here
5/14/2015John MedeskiThe Word, Hangout Music Fest Pre-Party, Gulf Shores, AL
5/16/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, RiverRoots Music & Folk Festival, Madison, IN
5/22/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, De Oosterpoort, Groningen, Netherlands
5/23/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, PeTiCantus, Hoorn, Netherlands
5/24/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Orange Blossom Special, Beverungen, Germany
5/25/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Privatclub, Berlin, Germany
5/27/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Jazz Dock, Prague, Czech Republic
5/28/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Ampere, Munich, Germany
5/29/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Festsaal Künstlerhaus, Neuremberg, Germany
5/30/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Stimmen Festival, Ettiswil, Switzerland
6/1/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Steinbruch, Duisburg, Germany
6/2/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Prinzenbar, Hamburg, Germany
6/3/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, De Roma, Antwerp, Belgium
6/4/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, LantarenVenster, Rotterdam, Netherlands
6/5/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Bitterzoet, Amsterdam, Netherlands
6/6/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Muziekgebouw Eindhoven, Eindhoven, Netherlands
6/7/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Lux-Nijmegen, Nijmegen, Netherlands
6/12/2015MMWMedeski Scofield Martin & Wood, Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, Manchester, TN
6/18/2015John MedeskiJohn Scofield Quartet featuring John Medeski, Boulder Theater, Boulder, CO
6/20/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Southern Grown Fest, Sea Island, GA
6/25/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Pisgah Brewing Co., Black Mountain, NC
6/26/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Friday Cheers, Richmond, VA
6/27/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Rochester International Jazz Fest, Rochester, NY
6/28/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Ottawa Jazz Festival, Ottawa, Canada
6/30/2015MMWCannabis Carnival II, Fillmore Auditorium, Denver, CO
7/4/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, High Sierra Music Festival, Quincy, CA
7/8/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, ME
7/9/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Lowell Summer Music Series, Lowell, MA
7/10/2015John MedeskiThe Word, All Good Festival, Summit Point, WV
7/10/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Colonial Theatre, Bethlehem, NH
7/11/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Green River Festival, Greenfield, MA
7/12/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Red Wing Roots Fest, Mt Solon, VA
7/15/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Lowdown Hudson Music Fest, New York, NY
7/17/2015John MedeskiThe Word, Forecastle, Louisville, KY
7/17/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Camp Euforia, Lone Tree, IA
7/19/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Targhee Fest, Alta, WY
7/31/2015John MedeskiThe Word, Gathering of the Vibes, Bridgeport, CT
8/1/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Petaluma Music Festival, Petaluma, CA
8/14/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Folks Festival, Lyons, CO
8/16/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Folks Festival, Lyons, CO
8/22/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Full Tilt Boogie, Pownal, VT
8/29/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Tønder Festival, Tønder, Denmark
8/30/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Tønder Festival, Tønder, Denmark
9/6/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Big Mitten Fair & Festival, Brooklyn, MI
9/12/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, ACE Adventure Resort, Minden, WV
9/25/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival, Columbia, MO
10/8/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Somerville Theatre, Somerville, MA
10/9/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Somerville Theatre, Somerville, MA
11/5/2015Chris WoodWood Brothers, Door Community Auditorium, Fish Creek, WI

2015 totals:   114 performances   (5 recorded -- 7.1 hours)

1988-2015 totals:   3142 performances   (1757 recorded -- 2631.1 hours)
  200 ticket stubs, 367 posters, 21 photos.

1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016


These pages were created and are maintained by Tom Luhrs. I have no affiliation with MMW other than being a huge fan. Thanks again to MMW for allowing their music to be taped and shared by us all. Thanks also to duggy, moniker, Bill Mulvey (mmwarchives) and RLBayers for various setlist corrections. And, additional thanks go to Drew, Mike, Will, Duffy, Scott, Jamie, Robert, Pat, Derek, David and Mark for the ticket stubs & posters. The information listed here is for personal use only and may not be distributed in any manner without written permission. ©Tom Luhrs, 2007-2015