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Last updated April 23, 2021  07:35 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 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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   Only shows with Guests
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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. 229 ticket stubs, 411 posters, 22 photos added, so far... If you have any that aren't listed here, please email Tom. < tom AT mmwhistory 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 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021

January 2019 9 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 24 25 26 30
February 2019 5 6 7 8 9 10 15 16 17 19 20 21 22 23 25 26 28
March 2019 1 2 3 5 6 7 8 9
April 2019 3 12 13 19 27
May 2019 23
June 2019 6 8 11 15 16 26
July 2019 12 13 14 25 26
August 2019 2 3 16
September 2019 7

Date Artist Venue Setlist Time Links
1/9/2019MMWMedeski Martin & Wood with Alarm Will Sound, 2019 Winter Jazzfest, Brooklyn Steel, Brooklyn, NYSet 1: Kid Tao Mammal (Unworldliness Weirdo), Henduck* > Just Like I Pictured It*, Dowland Remix+, Eye Of Ra; Set 2: Big Time* > Coconut Boogaloo*, Escape Wisconsin (Alarm Remix)+, Northern Lights, Coral Sea, Anonymous Skulls, End Of the World Party (Just In Case); Encore: Point-ill-ism; * MMW only; + AWS onlyu u u
1/15/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, Center For The Arts, Jackson Hole, WY
1/15/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Ramkat, Winston-Salem, NC
1/16/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, The State Room, Salt Lake City, UTSet 1: Little Miss Piggy, Baby Goats, Invincible Bubble > Psychedelic Rhino, Winin' Boy Blues, Piri Piri; Set 2: Man About Town, Adele, The Golden Lady, Dead Dog In The Street, Tuna In A Can, The Heart Of Soul; Encore: Who Took The Happiness Out?, Wiggly's Way141:20 141:20t t
1/16/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Mr. Smalls Theatre, Millvale, PA
1/17/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, 9:30 Club, Washington, DC
1/18/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, 10 Mile Music Hall, Frisco, CO
1/18/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, 9:30 Club, Washington, DC
1/19/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom, Denver, COOne Set Only: Invincible Bubble, Man About Town, Adele, Baby Goats, Tuna In A Can, The Golden Lady, Dead Dog In The Street, Winin' Boy Blues, Piri Piri, Awanna, Psychedelic Rhino, The Heart Of Soul; Encore: Tubby > Who Took The Happiness Out?121:37t
1/19/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Union Transfer, Philadelphia, PA
1/20/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, The Armory, Fort Collins, CO
1/21/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Strand Capitol Theatre, York, PA
1/22/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Town Ballroom, Buffalo, NY
1/24/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Capitol Theatre, Port Chester, NYOne Set Only: Stumbled In, This Is It, Mary Anna, Pay Attention, Sky High, One Drop Of Truth, Chocolate On My Tongue, Unknown, Raindrop, Snake Eyes, The Muse, Sing About It, When I Was Young, Where My Baby Might Be, Shoofly Pie, Postcards From Hell, Honey Jar; Encore: Big Boss Man, Luckiest Man; not verified
1/25/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, State Theatre, Portland, ME
1/26/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, House of Blues, Boston, MA
1/30/2019John MedeskiThe John Zorn Commissioning Series at Nation Sawdust, Brooklyn, NYCanceled
2/5/2019Billy Martin & John MedeskiThe Stone Residencies - Billy Martin: Year of the Dog, The Stone, New York, NYJohn Medeski (organ), Billy Martin (percussion)
2/6/2019Billy MartinThe Stone Residencies - Billy Martin: Disappearing, The Stone, New York, NYBilly Martin (percussion, prepared piano)
2/7/2019Billy MartinThe Stone Residencies - Billy Martin: Experimental film music, The Stone, New York, NYBilly Martin (percussion), Chern Hwei Fung (violin), Payton MacDonald (marimba, vibraphone), Frank London (trumpet), Kalun Leung (bass trombone), Ned Rothenberg (shakuhachi, bass clarinet), Anthony Coleman (piano) & Douglas Wieselman (saxophones, clarinet)
2/8/2019Billy MartinThe Stone Residencies - Billy Martin: Stridulations for Glenn Branca, The Stone, New York, NYBrian Chase (drums), Brandon Ross (guitar, vocals), Chris Cochrane (guitar, vocals), Dana Lyn (bass guitar), Matteo Liberatore (guitar) & Wendy Eisenberg (guitar)
2/9/2019Billy MartinThe Stone Residencies - illy B's Improvisers Orchestra, The Stone, New York, NYBilly Martin (percussion), Tomas Fujiwara (drums), Mary Halvorson (guitar), Chern Hwei Fung (violin), Dana Lyn (violin), Ned Rothenberg (reeds, flutes), Sylvain Leroux (flutes), Anthony Coleman (piano), Douglas Wieselman (flutes, clarinet), Chris McIntyre (trombone) & Frank London (trumpet)
2/10/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Cayamo Cruise 2018, Tampa, FL
2/15/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, Showbox SoDo, Seattle, WAsupporting The Motet
2/16/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, Roseland Theater, Portland, ORsupporting The Motet
2/17/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, Domino Room, Bend, ORsupporting The Motet
2/19/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, The Big Room @ Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, Chico, CA
2/20/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, Crystal Bay Club Crown Room, Crystal Bay, NV
2/21/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, Harlow's, Sacramento, CA
2/22/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, The UC Theatre, Berkeley, CAsupporting The Motet
2/23/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, Lodge Room, Los Angeles, CA
2/25/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Rialto Theatre, Tucson, AZ
2/26/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Crescent Ballroom, Phoenix, AZ
2/28/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Belly Up, Solana Beach, CA
3/1/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Belly Up, Solana Beach, CA
3/2/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Fonda Theatre, Los Angeles, CA
3/3/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Fremont Theatre, San Luis Obispo, CA
3/5/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Rio Theatre, Santa Cruz, CA
3/6/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Crystal Bay Club Casino, Crystal Bay, NV
3/7/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, Santa Rosa, CA
3/8/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA
3/9/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA
4/3/2019Billy MartinA Benefit For Creative Music Studio, Brooklyn Bowl, Brooklyn, NYBilly Martin, Cyro Baptista, Dave Harrington, Fay Victor, Joe Russo, Jonathan Goldberger, Marc Ribot, Oteil Burbridge, Peter Apfelbaum, Robert Walter, Steven Bernstein & Stuart Bogie
4/12/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Orange Peel, Asheville, NC
4/13/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Orange Peel, Asheville, NC
4/19/2019John MedeskiJohn Medeski's Mad Skillet, Sweetwater 420 Festival, Atlanta, GA
4/27/2019John MedeskiHouse of Blues, New Orleans, LA
4/27/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Trondossa Music Festival, North Charleston, SC
5/23/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, The Strawberry Music Festival, Grass Valley, CA
6/6/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Red Hat Amphitheater, Raleigh, NCwith Lake Street Dive
6/8/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Wolf Trap, Vienna, VAwith Lake Street Dive
6/11/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Royal Oak Music Theatre, Royal Oak, MIwith Lake Street Dive
6/15/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Fraze Pavilion, Kettering, OHwith Lake Street Dive
6/16/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, Manchester, TN
6/26/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, ROMP, Owensboro, KY
7/12/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Red Wing Roots Music Festival, Mt Solon, VA
7/13/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Green River Festival, Greenfield, MA
7/14/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Levitate Music and Arts Festival, Marshfield, MA
7/25/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Maritime Festival, Hinesburg, VTwith Lake Street Dive
7/26/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Beak & Skiff Apple Orchards, Lafayette, NYwith Lake Street Dive
8/2/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Avenue of the Saints Amphitheater and Event Center, Saint Charles, IA
8/3/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Hinterland Music Festival, St Charles, IA
8/16/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Moonlight MusicFest, Big Sky, MT
9/7/2019Chris WoodWood Brothers, Moon River Music Festival, Chattanooga, TN

2019 totals:   64 performances   (3 recorded -- 4.4 hours)

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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, Mark, Jason, Lance, Matt and Jered 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, 2007-2021