Latest update: Saturday January 31st, 2015

Future tours in planning: Oct/Nov 2015: USA tour from Arizona east to DC; Jan/Feb 2016: USA tour of CA, OR, WA; March/April 2016: Midwest USA tour in OH, MI, IL. Available for concerts in Scotland at all other times. Concert suggestions always welcome. Please email


Saturday January 31, 2015  Chico CA Wild Oak Cafe (formerly Grilla Bites), 196 Cohasset Road. Dinner and best seats! 6PM, Doors 7PM Music 7:30PM. Tickets $20, available at Pullins Cyclery, 801 Main St, Chico or call 530-342-1055.

Sunday February 1, 2015  Auburn CA  Auburn House Concerts, 3pm. An alternative entertainment on Superbowl Sunday – always very busy and great fun so please do make your reservation in good time. Artist donation $20. For details on how to attend please visit You can also email or call 530-885-4292.

Monday February 2, 2015  Mendocino CA  House concert, 7pm. Please bring what you like to drink and snacks to share. Suggested donation of $20 for the artist. To reserve your space please email Address and directions will be given on sign-up.

Thursday February 5, 2015  Salem OR House concert, 7pm. Friendly gathering of music-lovers with optional potluck dessert from 6.30pm.  Suggested donation $20. Address and directions given on sign-up. To reserve your place please email

Friday February 6, 2015  Olympia WA Traditions Cafe, 8pm. Tickets $15/Low income $10. For advance tickets please call Traditions at 360-705-2819. This wonderful venue  usually sells out even when there are two concerts and as there’s only one this year, early reservations are recommended.

Saturday February 7, 2015  Seattle WA Seattle Folklife Society, 7.30pm. Phinney Neighborhood Center (brick building). Tickets general admission $16 ($2 off for SFS and PNA members and seniors, kids half price), available at prior SFS concerts or online here:

Sunday February 8, 2015  Bellingham WA Nancy’s Farm, 2pm. Suggested donation $15, payable at the door. Concerts at Nancy’s Farm are by invitation only, so if you would like to attend, please call 360-966-4640 or 360-734-0561 or email to join the email list.

Thursday February 12, 2015  Vashon WA House concert, suggested donation $20. For reservations and directions, please email Wally Bell:

Friday February 13, 2015  Forest Grove OR BJs Coffee Company, Ballad Towne Square, Forest Grove 97116-0969. Doors open 7pm; concert at 7.30pm. Tickets $18. By reservation only. Please email or call/text 503.880.0630.

Saturday February 14, 2015  Tualatin OR Second Saturday Community Concert at Winona Grange, 7.30pm. Tickets are $20 general or $15 for veterans, students and residents, and are available from Jan 10, 2015, here: Always a super concert and Jim has lovely new songs to sing from his latest CD, The Corncrake, along with the usual dose of Scots humor. See you there!


Saturday April 11  Craigie, Ayrshire Craigie Folk Club, 8pm. Venue: Craigie Village Hall, Near Kilmarnock, Ayrshire. Tickets £10, £9 (concessions) & £5 (under 16), available in advance or at the door.
Unlicensed premises, so BYOB. Always a good gig and everyone is welcome. For advance bookings and further information please call Dave on 01369 840404 or Lorna on 07899978736. Thanks to Cultural Connections for organising this concert.


Thursday June 4th  Nitten Folk Club, Newtongrange The Dean Tavern, 80 Main Street, Newtongrange, EH22 4NA. Tel: 0131 663 2419. Everyone is welcome at the folk club, 8.30-11pm, tickets on the door.


Wednesday 22nd July The Ceilidh Place, Ullapool


Sunday 16th August, 2015 Royal Oak, Edinburgh Wee Folk at the Fringe event in legendary watering hole the Royal Oak.

Monday 17th August, 2015 Pitlochry Festival Theatre, Pitlochry


Friday October 30th, 2015 Flagstaff AZ

Sunday November 1st, 2015 Tucson AZ

Monday November 2nd, 2015 Las Cruces NM

Tuesday November 3rd, 2015 El Paso TX

Thursday November 5th, 2015 Austin TX To be confirmed.

Thursday November 19th, 2015 Charlotte NC

Friday November 20th, 2015 Winston-Salem NC

Sunday November 22nd, 2015 Purcellville VA Catoctin Distillery, 7-9pm.