New Concerts

Latest update: Thursday August 24th, 2012

Future tours in planning:   Aug/Sept 2012: USA tour of IL, MI, OH, PA, NY, MA; Oct/Nov 2012: USA tour of AZ, NM, TX, LA, AL, GA, NC, VA; Jan/Feb 2013: USA tour of CA, OR, WA; April 2013: USA tour of DC, PA, NJ, NY, MA, NH. Occasional concerts in Scotland all other times. Concert suggestions always welcome. Please email


Wednesday August 29th, 2012 Mansfield OH Highlands of Ohio presents Jim Malcolm at the Gorman Nature Reserve, 7.30pm. Tickets $12 advance/$15 day of show. For information and tickets please contact Highlands of Ohio, 480 Edgewood Road, Mansfield OH 44907. Tel: 419-522-5058 or email

Thursday August 30th, 2012  Wooster OH  Broken Rocks Cafe, 6pm. For information and reservations please call 330-263-2949. You’ll find Broken Rocks at 123 East Liberty St, Wooster OH 44691.

Friday August 31st, 2012 Worthington OH McConnell Arts Center, 8pm. Tickets $15, available online now from: Venue address: Bronwynn Theater, McConnell Arts, 777 Evening St, Worthington 43085. Tel: 614.431.0329

Saturday September 1st, 2012 Hamilton OH House concert, 7pm. $20 donation to the artist. By reservation only, via email to Brian: or by telephone: 513-593-5700

Wednesday September 5th, 2012 Flossmoor IL House concert at the home of Kathleen and Cary Brown, 8pm. Suggested donation $20. For info/reservations/directions please contact or call 708-602-4408

Friday September 7th, 2012 Madison WI House concert at Gene and Kate Becker’s Northeast Madison home, 7.30pm. Optional dessert potluck. Suggested donation $15. Contact Darl & Mary Ridgley (608) 213-3431, for registration. Address given following signup. Thanks to Darl and Mary and Sly Dog for organising this concert – always a good one!

Saturday September 8th, 2012  Skokie/Evanston IL Pig ‘n Weasel. Doors at 6:30pm, music starts at 7pm CST. $15 suggested donation to the act. Please email for RSVP and details:

Sunday September 9th, 2012 Fox River Grove IL Friendly house concert, 4pm. Suggested donation $15. For reservations/info/directions, please email

Monday September 10th, 2012 Fox River Grove IL Guitar workshop – Playing in DADGAD. For reservations/info/directions, please email

Wednesday September 12th, 2012 Ann Arbor MI TeaHaus, 204-206 North 4th Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48104. Concert at 7.30pm. For tickets ($15) and information, contact Carol Kappus: 734-424-9039 or Lisa at the Teahaus 734-622-0460

Thursday September 13th, 2012 Midland MI Lecture Room, Midland Center for the Arts, 7:30pm. Tickets $12. Venue address: 1801 W St Andrews, Midland MI 48640. Reservations/info: or Tel: 989-513-8883. Online tickets available here:

Friday September 14th, 2012 Lansing MI Creole Gallery, 8pm.  Tickets $18 in advance or $20 at the door. Reservations by calling 517-372-2900 or 517-627-3833 or email . The lovely Creole Gallery is at 1218 Turner Street, Lansing MI 48906.

Saturday September 15th, 2012 Hartland MI Celtic Kettle Coffeehouse at Hartland Music Hall, 3619 Hartland Road, Hartland MI 48353. Doors open 7.30pm for open mic 7.45-8.15pm approx; then Jim Malcolm concert. Tickets $12 in advance or $15 at the door. Purchase online here:

Sunday September 16th, 2012 Hillsdale MI Hillsdale College, 3pm. Concert venue: Markel Auditorium, Sage Center for the Arts, 81 East College Street, Hillsdale MI 49242. Concert tickets are free by reservation. Call in or telephone the box office: 517-607-2848 to reserve yours. Jim will also lead a workshop on the Songs of Robert Burns from 7pm. To reserve a place on the workshop please call: 517-607-2848.

Tuesday September 18th, 2012 Buffalo NY Shannon Pub, 2250 Niagara Falls Boulevard, Buffalo NY 14150. Concert 8pm. Tickets $15, available at the pub only. Table reservations, call 716-743-9348

Thursday September 20th, 2012 Rochester NY Lovin’ Cup Brews & Bistro, 8pm.
300 Park Point Drive, Rochester. Admission $15, free for kids age 12 & under. Info at

Friday September 21st, 2012  Batavia NY Genesee Community College, 8pm. Concert in the excellent Stuart Steiner Theater, highly recommended. General admission tickets just $8 (discounts for seniors, students, faculty, staff and alumni). Contact the GCC Box Office for reservations & tickets: (585) 345-6814 or

Saturday September 22nd, 2012 Voorheesville NY Old Songs Community Arts Center, 37 S Main Street, Voorheesville NY 12186. Concert 8pm; tickets $20. Call Old Songs to reserve: (518) 765-2815 or buy tickets online

Sunday September 23rd, 2012 New Haven CT House concert, 7pm, by reservation only. Suggested donation to artist $20.  Email


SEPTEMBER 2012 in Scotland

Saturday September 29th, 2012 Loch Lomond Curry, then concert. Tickets £12.50 (including curry!) available from Alan Saunders (Tel: 01360 870316). Venue: Memorial Hall, Milton of Buchanan, by Drymen, Loch Lomond. Curry served 7.30pm; concert begins 9pm.


Friday October 19th, 2012 Prescott AZ Light & Life Free Methodist Church, 2797 Willow Creek Road, Prescott AZ 86303. Concert 7pm. Tickets $15 advance/$18 at door, $5 for college students, under 19 FREE. Advance tickets at Celtic Crossings Pub (Gateway Mall). Info: 928-771-1218

Saturday October 20th, 2012 Tubac AZ Friends in Tubac (Dyna Chin, Cathy & Marshall Giesy) house concert, 6pm. Location to be announced. $25 covers concert, home-made desserts and mulled cider at intermission. Seating is limited; advanced reservations suggested. Call Dyna/520-398-3038 or Marshall & Cathy/520-398-9705. Checks to Marshall Giesy, PO Box 2141, Tubac AZ 85646. Outdoor concert weather permitting/indoors if not. Bring a flashlight!

Sunday October 21st, 2012 Tucson AZ House concert at the home of Melissa Tatum and Chris Merle, 7.30pm. Artist donation $15. Reservations required, please. Further information from

Monday October 22nd, 2012  Las Cruces NM House concert, 7pm. Suggested donation $18. To reserve your seat please call 575-636-4308 or email

Tuesday October 23rd, 2012 Albuquerque NM The Cooperage, 7:30pm. Venue address: 7220 Lomas Boulevard NE, Albuquerque. Tickets $16, available online here:  Presented by AMP concerts.

Friday October 26, 2012 Dallas TX

Saturday October 27, 2012  Austin TX

Sunday October 28, 2012 Houston TX Jim returns to Ros and Paul Shepherds’ home for a house concert. Suggested $20.00 donation per person. The usual sausage rolls and tablet will be available, but finger pot luck would be appreciated along with the libation of your choice (BYOB). Nibbles at 2pm, with show starting promptly at 3pm. Please email for reservations and directions. Space is limited.

Tuesday October 30, 2012 El Dorado AR House concert at the home of Mark Pippenger, 7.30pm. Suggested donation $20. For reservations and directions please email or call 870-862-2400

Thursday November 1, 2012 Shreveport LA Private party.

Saturday November 3, 2012 Florence AL Kennedy-Douglass Center for the Arts, 217 East Tuscaloosa St, Florence AL 35630. Concert 7.30pm. Tickets not yet on sale: please check back for reservation details.

Sunday November 4th, 2012 Birmingham AL Wren’s Nest. Delicious Southern snacks (fancy pears, coke and peanuts, of course – and don’t forget the turnip greens and grits!) and socialising 2pm; concert at 3pm. Donation of $15 on the door, reservations required, by emailing:

Wednesday November 7th, 2012 Athens GA

Friday November 9th, 2012 Ashe County NC House concert, details to follow.

Saturday November 10th, 2012 Roanoke VA Kirk Avenue Music Hall, 8pm. Tickets $18, available to buy online here: Kirk Ave SW in downtown Roanoke. Presented by the Scottish Foundation of the Virginia Highlands.