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Last updated May 22, 2017  11:56 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. 204 ticket stubs, 391 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:
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February 2002 7 8
March 2002 22
July 2002 20 31
August 2002 7 14 16
October 2002 3
November 2002 11
December 2002 19

2002
Date Artist Venue Setlist Time Links
2/7/2002John Medeski & Billy MartinDJ Logic - Trios, Knitting Factory, New York, NY2nd trio (DJ Logic, Charlie Hunter, & Billy Martin): Herb Man intro jam > 1st jam > 2nd jam > 3rd jam, Logic spinnin'; 3rd trio (DJ Logic, Mike Gordon, & John Medeski): 1st jam > 2nd jam > 3rd jam, 4th jam, 5th jam > 6th jam50:16 50:16t 81402 t LMA s
2/8/2002Billy MartinTonic, New York, NYOne Set Only: Drum Solo, Percussion Solo, Percussion Solo, Percussion + Drum Solo62:0287662 t s
3/22/2002Billy MartinIron Horse Music Hall, Northampton, MAillyB percussion project83:4781075 s
7/20/2002Billy MartinBilly Martin's Socket, Endless Mountain Music Festival, Union Dale, PABilly Martin, Calvin Weston & DJ Olive
7/31/2002Billy MartinTurntable Sessions, Bowery Poetry Club, New York, NYBilly Martin (drums), DJ Olive (turntables), Marty Ehrlich (reeds) & Matt Moran (vibes)
8/7/2002Billy MartinTurntable Sessions, Tonic, New York, NYBilly Martin (drums, percussion), DJ Scotty Hard (turntables, etc), Charlie Burnham (violin) & Marcus Rojas (tuba)(79:57)
8/14/2002Billy MartinTurntable Sessions, Bowery Poetry Club, New York, NYBilly Martin (drums), Val-Inc (turntables), Min Xiao Fen (pipa). Shelley Hirsch (voice) & Cyro Baptista (percussion)
8/16/2002John Medeski & Billy MartinSteven Bernstein's Diaspora Blues, Tonic, New York, NYNo Setlist Available91:30 35442 t t s
10/3/2002Billy MartinBilly Martin's Drop the Needle, Record Release Party, Tonic, New York, NYSet 1: Improv; Set 2: Improv120:03102162 t s
11/11/2002Billy MartinBilly Martin & G. Calvin Weston, Houston Hall, Philadelphia, PA
12/19/2002Billy MartinBilly Martin, DJ Logic & Rob Wasserman, Mercury Lounge, New York, NYBilly Martin, DJ Logic, Rob Wasserman & Fareed Haque; Ropeadope New Music Seminar36:43LMA s

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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 and Lance 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, 2007-2017