Saturday April 01, 2017
Start: 04/01/2017 8:00 pm

Cascada de FloresCascada de Flores specializes in achingly beautiful songs from Latin America’s golden age, including bolero to fill your heart to bursting, rancheras to break it, and guarachas that make you want to jump up and dance. At the heart of the music is the gorgeous voice of Arwen Lawrence and the expressive guitar of Jorge Liceaga. Together they create a wonderfully lush, intimate atmosphere.

Sunday April 02, 2017
Start: 04/02/2017 7:00 pm

There is VIP seating available for this show. Please see seating chart below.

Monday April 03, 2017
Start: 04/03/2017 8:00 pm
Tuesday April 04, 2017
Start: 04/04/2017 7:30 pm

 

Wednesday April 05, 2017
Start: 04/05/2017 8:00 pm

Five world-renowned acoustic masters spanning three generations join forces for this special, one-night-only Freight performance featuring original music as well as bluegrass and old-time favorites spotlighting the talents of each performer. Look for driving full-band pieces as well as solos, duets and trios from artists who represent the best in 21st century acoustic/bluegrass music.

 

Thursday April 06, 2017
Start: 04/06/2017 8:00 pm

Alasdair Fraser & Natalie HaasIndividually, Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas are consummate musicians. Together, they’re pure magic.

Friday April 07, 2017
Start: 04/07/2017 8:00 pm

Tim O’Brien’s career is maddeningly eclectic. A founding member of Hot Rize, he’s also a notable solo performer, and his songs have been recorded by Nickel Creek, Garth Brooks, and the Dixie Chicks. His recent album, Pompadour, features originals, Woody Guthrie and James Brown songs, and a traditional fiddle tune.

 

Saturday April 08, 2017
Start: 04/08/2017 8:00 pm

Freight favorites Robin Flower and Libby McLaren return for an exhilarating evening of innovative instrumentals, tight vocal harmonies, wild creative energy, and loads of fun. With Robin on fiddle, mandolin, and guitar, Libby on piano and accordion, and both of them sharing vocals, this polished and passionate duo creates their own marvelous blend of roots music—they call it Celtic Americana—grounded in tradition but with a sound that’s always fresh and contemporary.

Sunday April 09, 2017
Start: 04/09/2017 7:00 pm

 


Monday April 10, 2017
Start: 04/10/2017 8:00 pm
Tuesday April 11, 2017
Start: 04/11/2017 7:00 pm

Jazz Search West is the Bay Area’s Annual Jazz Talent Search for instrumentalists and vocalists (15 and up). Five exciting weekly events, open to the public, are held during March and April at Bay Area Jazz venues, and culminate in a Semi-Final at Freight And Salvage and Grand Finale at Yoshi’s in Oakland.

 

At each week’s event, 16 contestants have the chance to perform with a professional rhythm section for our live audience, receiving valuable feedback from a panel of prestigious judges.

Wednesday April 12, 2017
Start: 04/12/2017 8:00 pm

With the full dance floor open and the compelling rhythms of Cuba and swing at play, this “Bay Area institution” of a big band will transport you to Havana and back.

 

Thursday April 13, 2017
Start: 04/13/2017 8:00 pm

Make music with the love of your life. Sell a million records. Tour the world. Have 3 kids. Get Stage 3 breast cancer. Survive.

 

Now what?

 

Friday April 14, 2017
Start: 04/14/2017 8:00 pm

Ruthie FosterRuthie Foster is a blues powerhouse, but her music also embraces gospel and soul, rock and folk. She’s a fantastic guitarist and The Austin Chronicle says, “When she sings a cappella, the heavens part.”

 

Saturday April 15, 2017
Start: 04/15/2017 8:00 pm

Lisa Zeiler & Jennie Chabon

Sunday April 16, 2017
Start: 04/16/2017 7:00 pm

NOTE: All tickets are subject to a $4 perticket facility fee.

Väsen take the traditional music of their native Sweden and blend it into a delicious mixture of distinctive rhythms, gorgeous melodies, and unstoppable grooves. Roger Tallroth (12-string guitar), Olov Johansson (nyckelharpa), and Mikeael Marin (viola), blend rock, jazz, traditional, and classical sounds in unexpected ways that are sure to delight.

 

Monday April 17, 2017
Start: 04/17/2017 8:00 pm

Founded in the spring of 2013, the CMSSF is four young, passionate players (and SFCO All-Stars) dedicated to bringing masterworks of the chamber music repertoire to diverse audiences in intimate settings around the Bay Area. Jory Fankuchen and Natasha Makhijani (violins), Clio Tilto (viola) and Samsun van Loon (cello) present an exciting and wide-ranging program for their Freight debut.

 

Tuesday April 18, 2017
Start: 04/18/2017 7:30 pm

Freight Open MicThis is your chance to play at the Freight. Our Open Mic has brought in some of our brightest performers, including Shawn Colvin, Dana Carvey, Alvin Youngblood Hart, and Patrick Landeza. The audience is friendly – and people actually listen! So come on down and join the fun. All performers welcome. 

HERE'S HOW IT WORKS: 

Signups – on a first-come, first-served basis – begin when the door opens at 7:00 p.m. The show starts promptly at 7:30 pm. 

Wednesday April 19, 2017
Start: 04/19/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to a $4 per ticket facility fee. For this show, the facility fee has been built into the published price.

 

Thursday April 20, 2017
Start: 04/20/2017 8:00 pm

Versatile doesn’t begin to cover it, and neither does excellent. Jim Lauderdale is just so damn good at so many styles of music – maybe the word is masterful. Bluegrass, country, soul, folk – for Jim, it all falls under the umbrella of Americana – roots music at its finest, and that’s the music he makes.

Friday April 21, 2017
Start: 04/21/2017 8:00 pm

Advance tickets for this show are sold out. Standing room only tickets will be available when the music starts at 8pm.

 

The T Sisters, born and raised in California and now based in the creative hub of Oakland, embody harmony. It’s in their blood, bones, and history. Erika, Rachel and Chloe have been singing and writing music together since childhood, and the lifetime of practice shows.

 

Saturday April 22, 2017
Start: 04/22/2017 8:00 pm

Advance tickets for this show are sold out. Standing room only tickets will be available when the music starts at 8pm.

 

 

Sunday April 23, 2017
Start: 04/23/2017 7:00 pm

Monday April 24, 2017
Start: 04/24/2017 7:30 pm

Check out the future when the West Coast Songwriters present their monthly Songwriter Competition, where members take the stage and perform their material live on the Freight stage. Performers sign up from 7:00 to 7:20, and at 7:30 the house lights go down and the show goes on!

Tuesday April 25, 2017
Start: 04/25/2017 8:00 pm

Advance tickets for this show are sold out. Standing room only tickets will be available when the music starts at 8pm.

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee


 

Wednesday April 26, 2017
Start: 04/26/2017 8:00 pm

NOTE: All tickets priced $12 or more are subject to a $4 per ticket facility fee. For this show, the facility fee has been built into the published price.


 

Thursday April 27, 2017
Start: 04/27/2017 8:00 pm

Advance tickets for this show are sold out. Standing room only tickets will be available when the music starts at 8pm.

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

Friday April 28, 2017
Start: 04/28/2017 8:00 pm

We are sold out of advance tickets. Standing room only tickets will be available once the show starts at 8pm.

 

NOTE: All tickets priced $12 or more are subject to a $4 per ticket facility fee. For this show, the facility fee has been built into the published price.

Saturday April 29, 2017
Start: 04/29/2017 8:00 pm

We are sold out of advance tickets. Standing room only tickets will be available once the show starts at 8pm.

 

NOTE: All tickets priced $12 or more are subject to a $4 per ticket facility fee. For this show, the facility fee has been built into the published price.


 

Sunday April 30, 2017
Start: 04/30/2017 7:00 pm

NOTE: All tickets priced $12 or more are subject to a $4 per ticket facility fee. For this show, the facility fee has been built into the published price.

Tuesday May 02, 2017
Start: 05/02/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

Joshua Redman, Charlie Hunter, Benny Green, and Peter Apfelbaum are just a few of the extraordinary jazz musicians to emerge from Berkeley schools. Tonight is your chance to catch some future stars—middle school musicians from King, Longfellow, and Willard middle schools playing the Freight stage!

 

Wednesday May 03, 2017
Start: 05/03/2017 7:30 pm

We are sold out of advance tickets. Standing room only tickets will be available once the show starts at 7:30pm.

 

Thursday May 04, 2017
Start: 05/04/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee.

Start: 05/04/2017 8:00 pm

This show has been cancelled. Kevin Burke will be performing solo.

Click here for more info.

 

visit the Celtic Fiddle Festival website

Friday May 05, 2017
Start: 05/05/2017 8:00 pm

NOTE: All tickets priced $12 or more are subject to a $4 per ticket facility fee. For this show, the facility fee has been built into the published price.

 

Saturday May 06, 2017
Start: 05/06/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

Sunday May 07, 2017
Start: 05/07/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

There is tiered seating for this show. Please see seating chart below.

 

 

Monday May 08, 2017
Start: 05/08/2017 8:00 pm

Liana Bérubé (violin), Michelle Kwon (cello) and Jeffrey LaDeur (piano) are the award-winning Delphi Trio, praised for their “…spot- on ensemble playing and a beautifully blended sound…” (San Francisco Classical Voice). The Delphi’s have concertized throughout the United States, Canada, the Netherlands, and Germany; their Classical at the Freight debut promises to be a note-worthy musical event.

 

Tuesday May 09, 2017
Start: 05/09/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

Wednesday May 10, 2017
Start: 05/10/2017 8:00 pm

NOTE (5/10/17): Due to unforseen circumstances, the Rodney Crowell show on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 has been rescheduled to MONDAY, MAY 29 at 7PM (Memorial Day - and please note the EARLIER showtime of 7PM). All tickets will be honored for the future date. For questions or more information please contact our box office at (510) 644-2020, x120 

 

* All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

Thursday May 11, 2017
Start: 05/11/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

Real Vocal String Quartet

 

Get ready to enjoy great music for a great cause. Tonight, Real Vocal String Quartet, guitarist Justin King, True Life Trio, and Faisal Zedan are getting together to benefit Syrian Refugees and Islamic Relief USA.

 

Friday May 12, 2017
Start: 05/12/2017 8:00 pm

NOTE: All tickets priced $12 or more are subject to a $4 per ticket facility fee. For this show, the facility fee has been built into the published price.

 

Saturday May 13, 2017
Start: 05/13/2017 11:00 am


Get ready for a wild morning of singing, dancing, acrobatics, and silliness! ClownSnotBombs is a Bay Area troupe of acrobats, circus performers, teachers, and musician who are guaranteed to delight the young and young at heart.

 

Start: 05/13/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

Marcia Ball

 

Sunday May 14, 2017
Start: 05/14/2017 3:00 pm

NOTE: All tickets priced $12 or more are subject to a $4 per ticket facility fee. For this show, the facility fee has been built into the published price.

 

Start: 05/14/2017 7:00 pm

NOTE: All tickets priced $12 or more are subject to a $4 per ticket facility fee. For this show, the facility fee has been built into the published price.

 

Monday May 15, 2017
Start: 05/15/2017 8:00 pm

We are sold out of advance tickets. Standing room only tickets will be available once the show starts at 8pm.

 

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

Tuesday May 16, 2017
Start: 05/16/2017 7:30 pm

Freight Open MicThis is your chance to play at the Freight. Our Open Mic has brought in some of our brightest performers, including Shawn Colvin, Dana Carvey, Alvin Youngblood Hart, and Patrick Landeza. The audience is friendly – and people actually listen! So come on down and join the fun. All performers welcome. 

HERE'S HOW IT WORKS: 

Signups – on a first-come, first-served basis – begin when the door opens at 7:00 p.m. The show starts promptly at 7:30 pm. 

Wednesday May 17, 2017
Start: 05/17/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

Thursday May 18, 2017
Start: 05/18/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

The month of May being Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, tonight we are proud to celebrate the official release of Patrick Landeza’s new book, "From the Island of Berkeley," along with his new CD, "Ho`mana`o, nominated for the prestigious 2017 Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award!

 

"The Freight and Salvage is my home...." --Patrick Landeza

 

Friday May 19, 2017
Start: 05/19/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

Saturday May 20, 2017
Start: 05/20/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

Sunday May 21, 2017
Start: 05/21/2017 6:30 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

Monday May 22, 2017
Start: 05/22/2017 7:30 pm

Check out the future when the West Coast Songwriters present their monthly Songwriter Competition, where members take the stage and perform their material live on the Freight stage. Performers sign up from 7:00 to 7:20, and at 7:30 the house lights go down and the show goes on!

Tuesday May 23, 2017
Start: 05/23/2017 8:00 pm

NOTE: All tickets priced $12 or more are subject to a $4 per ticket facility fee. For this show, the facility fee has been built into the published price.

 

Rajeev Taranath

 

Wednesday May 24, 2017
Start: 05/24/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee


 

Thursday May 25, 2017
Start: 05/25/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

Friday May 26, 2017
Start: 05/26/2017 8:00 pm

NOTE: All tickets priced $12 or more are subject to a $4 per ticket facility fee. For this show, the facility fee has been built into the published price.

 

 

Saturday May 27, 2017
Start: 05/27/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

Sunday May 28, 2017
Start: 05/28/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee


 

Monday May 29, 2017
Start: 05/29/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

This is the RESCHEDULE of the previously postponed show on May 10. TICKETHOLDERS: If you wish to attend the rescheduled date, you do not need to do anything except bring your original tickets. If your order was held at will call, it will be available at the Freight & Salvage box office the evening of the new date. If you cannot attend the rescheduled date, please contact the box office. 


 

 

Tuesday May 30, 2017
Start: 05/30/2017 6:00 pm
Wednesday May 31, 2017
Start: 05/31/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee



Thursday June 01, 2017
Start: 06/01/2017 8:00 pm

Advance tickets for this show are sold out. Standing room only tickets will be available when the show starts at 8pm.

 

 

Friday June 02, 2017
Start: 06/02/2017 8:00 pm

 

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee


 

Monday June 05, 2017
Start: 06/05/2017 6:00 pm
Tuesday June 06, 2017
Start: 06/06/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

Wednesday June 07, 2017
Start: 06/07/2017 7:30 pm

We are sold out of advance tickets. Standing room only tickets will be available when the show starts at 7:30pm.

 

Thursday June 08, 2017
Start: 06/08/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

Friday June 09, 2017
Start: 06/09/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

Saturday June 10, 2017
Start: 06/10/2017 9:00 am

 

Start: 06/10/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

Sunday June 11, 2017
Start: 06/11/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee


Monday June 12, 2017
Start: 06/12/2017 7:30 pm

We are sold out of advance tickets for this show. Standing room only tickets will be available once the show starts at 8pm.

 

 

Tuesday June 13, 2017
Start: 06/13/2017 7:30 pm

Freight Open MicThis is your chance to play at the Freight. Our Open Mic has brought in some of our brightest performers, including Shawn Colvin, Dana Carvey, Alvin Youngblood Hart, and Patrick Landeza. The audience is friendly – and people actually listen! So come on down and join the fun. All performers welcome. 

HERE'S HOW IT WORKS: 

Signups – on a first-come, first-served basis – begin when the door opens at 7:00 p.m. The show starts promptly at 7:30 pm. 

Wednesday June 14, 2017
Start: 06/14/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

Thursday June 15, 2017
Start: 06/15/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

Friday June 16, 2017
Start: 06/16/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 


Saturday June 17, 2017
Start: 06/17/2017 11:00 am

 

Sunday June 18, 2017
Start: 06/18/2017 2:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

Start: 06/18/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

Monday June 19, 2017
Start: 06/19/2017 7:30 pm

Check out the future when the West Coast Songwriters present their monthly Songwriter Competition, where members take the stage and perform their material live on the Freight stage. Performers sign up from 7:00 to 7:20, and at 7:30 the house lights go down and the show goes on!

Tuesday June 20, 2017
Start: 06/20/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 


Wednesday June 21, 2017
Start: 06/21/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

Thursday June 22, 2017
Start: 06/22/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 


Friday June 23, 2017
Start: 06/23/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

  

Tom Rhodes

Saturday June 24, 2017
Start: 06/24/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

Sunday June 25, 2017
Start: 06/25/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

Jim Bruno is a San Francisco Bay Area based published songwriter and currently teaches Songwriting at the Freight and Salvage in Berkeley and at Foothill College in Los Altos Hills.

 

Monday June 26, 2017
Start: 06/26/2017 7:30 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

Tuesday June 27, 2017
Start: 06/27/2017 7:30 pm

Freight Open MicThis is your chance to play at the Freight. Our Open Mic has brought in some of our brightest performers, including Shawn Colvin, Dana Carvey, Alvin Youngblood Hart, and Patrick Landeza. The audience is friendly – and people actually listen! So come on down and join the fun. All performers welcome. 

HERE'S HOW IT WORKS: 

Signups – on a first-come, first-served basis – begin when the door opens at 7:00 p.m. The show starts promptly at 7:30 pm. 

Wednesday June 28, 2017
Start: 06/28/2017 8:00 pm

 

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee


 

Thursday June 29, 2017
Start: 06/29/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

Friday June 30, 2017
Start: 06/30/2017 8:00 pm

 

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

Saturday July 01, 2017
Start: 07/01/2017 11:30 am

Please come enjoy our free fiddlekids fiddle concert. It's always a sweet and incredible show of young fiddlers playing their recently learned tunes. Only happens once a year, and we'd love to have you join us in celebrating our 20th fiddlekids anniversary!

Start: 07/01/2017 8:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

 

 

Sunday July 02, 2017
Start: 07/02/2017 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

There is tiered seating for this show. Please see seating chart below.

 

Monday July 03, 2017
Start: 07/03/2017 12:30 pm