Past Dates

Saturday, July 30th, 2016

Avante Nursing Home
Private Show for Residents - 3:00
Harrisonburg, VA

Saturday, July 30th, 2016

Community Fundraiser - 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
3231 Willow Run Road
Harrisonburg, VA 22802

Tide Spring plays outdoors at a fundraiser for Alisha Brubaker's work in Kenya. It's a right purty setting with plenty of activities for the kids plus all the plants you need in the greenhouse.

There's an open jam session at 10 and then scheduled performers from noon onward. We're on at 1:00.

Sunday, June 12th, 2016

Virginia Herb Festival - 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Middletown, VA
Price: $5.00 for all programs

Tide Spring in a beautiful patio setting surrounded by wildflowers and mountain views. (But if it rains, there's a lovely indoor space, too.) And there will be herbs, flowers, craft beers, demonstrations, and workshops. Bring the family.

Saturday, June 11th, 2016

Virginia Herb Festival - 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. AND 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Middletown, VA
Price: $5.00 for all programs

Our Tide Spring band plays two shows Saturday and one on Sunday. It's a beautiful outdoor patio surrounded by wildflowers and mountain views. (But if it rains, there's a lovely screen pavillion.) And there will be great herbs, flowers, craft beers, demonstrations, and workshops.

Saturday, June 4th, 2016

For the LOVE of Flowers Festival - 10:00 a.m. - 12:01 p.m.
17768 Honeyville Rd.
Timberville, VA 22853
Price: Free

With Mark Currence of Tide Spring and, perhaps, some other guests. 

Fun, cider, music, flowers, and the unveiling of the new LOVE sculpture.

Saturday, May 21st, 2016

Pleasant View 45th Anniversary - 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
14883 Spar Mine Rd.
Timberville, VA 22853
Price: Free

Tide Spring provides the music for the celebration of cake, ice cream, games, and great people.

Sunday, April 24th, 2016

Williamsburg Mennonite Church
Toano, VA

Saturday, April 23rd, 2016

Tide Spring at Family Fun Day - 11 or noon, I think. Ask me.
Toano, VA
Price: Free

First big outdoor show of the spring for the Tides. Good fun and food. Plenty of space for kids to run.

Friday, March 18th, 2016

Private Event
Traditional Irish Tunes
Lexington, VA

Traditional session tunes with Erin Murphy on flute and Uilleann pipes.

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

St. Patrick's Day Pub Songs - 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
865 Port Republic Rd.
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801
United States
540-564-2674

Beth joins me for some traditional tunes, heartbreaking ballads, and rousing songs. Come sing with us.

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

Nealons: A Little Lunch Music - 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.
1 Churchville Ave.
Staunton, VA 24401
United States
(540) 332-3902
Price: Free

Beth and I will bring sprightly tunes to lift you out of the winter drear. Who says there's no free lunch concert?

Thursday, December 10th, 2015

Tide Spring: Warm Tunes for a Cold Night - 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
241 E. Market St.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
United States
540.217.5939
Price: Free

Tide Spring performs in a great neighborhood gathering place. Come and enjoy!

Saturday, November 21st, 2015

CD Release Party and Celebration of Love - 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.
17768 Honeyville Rd.
Timberville, VA 22853
United States
Price: Free

Tide Spring releases its first CD, Seeds, and helps the orchard celebrate its new Love sculpture. If it's nice weather, we'll be outside, but there's a lovely spot indoors, if it's chilly. Please come help us celebrate!

Saturday, November 14th, 2015

Tide Spring at Sunflower Cottage
150 Ridgemont Rd.
Middletown, Virginia
United States
Price: Free

Holiday sale.

Saturday, November 7th, 2015

Nealons on Jan's Jamboree - 12:00 noon - 3:00 p.m.
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801
United States
Price: Listen for Free

Beth and I are honored to play live on the air during the Jan's final show.

Jan's Jamboree has been a staple of Harrisonburg radio's acoustic music scene for many years. Today, Jan's Jamboree and Mel Lee's Songbag have their final performances. 

Listen to the Songbag from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, and to the Jamboree from noon to 3:00. We're playing sometime during Jan's show.

Tune in at 91.7 FM or wmra.org at the WEMC page > Listen Live.

Saturday, October 17th, 2015

Laurelville Conference Center
Assembly Weekend
Mount Pleasant, PA

Our band, Tide Spring, is providing music all weekend long!

Saturday, October 10th, 2015

Diamond Dash - 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
4828 Spring Creek Rd
Bridgewater, VA 22812
United States
540-828-0099
Price: Participation in Diamond Dash

Great two-miler and fundraiser for Mercy House. Wine and food.

Tide Spring band performance.

Saturday, September 26th, 2015

Private Event
Tide Spring
Bergton, VA

Tide Spring band show

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

Reception for Global Disciples Project - 7:00 p.m.
1825 Sunny Slope Lane
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801
United States
540.830.5400
Price: Free

Appetizers, presentations, dessert, and music under the stars.

Register here: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ebbibh0u37f56062&llr=y8yl6lfab&showPage=true

Donations to Global Disciples projects gratefully accepted.

Saturday, September 12th, 2015

Private Event
Tide Spring
Harrisonburg, VA

Saturday, September 5th, 2015

Tide Spring at Sunflower Cottage - 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.
150 Ridgemont Rd.
Middletown, VA 22645
United States
(540) 869-8482
Price: Free

Tide Spring is spending the afternoon at the herb farm! Find all the herbs you need, and enjoy the Back Room Brewery!

Friday, September 4th, 2015

Mt. Jackson Art Group Gallery
Nealon Family at the Art Group Gallery - 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
5998 Main Street
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842
United States
540.477.4131
Price: Free

I'll be joined by Beth Nealon and perhaps even daughter Rose. 

New songs hot off the notebook and some you can sing along with. 

First Fridays at the Art Group Gallery are always a delight. Please join us!

Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Festival of Hope for Guatemala - 3:00ish
682 Weyers Cave Rd.
Weyers Cave, VA 24486
United States
(540) 234-8338
Price: Free

With Beth Nealon and Rose Nealon

Music and Craft Festival

12 noon to 6

We're scheduled for about 3:30 for a 45-minute set

Benefit for Hope for Guatemala's Total Village Transformation Project. Featuring an afternoon of Bluegrass, Gospel, Folk & Americana musical performances! Kids activities, food, crafts, and vendors.

So excited to perform with Beth and Rose!

Friday, April 3rd, 2015

Tide Spring at the Art Group Gallery - 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
5998 Main St.
Mt. Jackson, Virginia 22802
United States
(540) 477-3117
Price: Free (Donations Appreciated)

Tide Spring kicks off our spring season at one of our favorite venues!

There's always great food and amazing art. The artists are very friendly, too.

If it's particularly warm, we'll play outside, in which case lawn chairs will come in handy.

Please join us!

Friday, March 13th, 2015

Grace Mennonite Fellowship
Concert for Appalachia - 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
209 Lacey Spring Rd.
Rockingham, VA 22802
United States
540-4352797
Price: Contributions Accepted

With Mark Rallings and Beth Nealon.

Fundraiser for Grace Mennonite's Appalachia Service Project.

Dream come true! Reunion with Mark Rallings from Case Studies. Beth Nealon will join us, too.

Intimate coffeehouse setting. Goodies. Nice folks.

Music to make you feel good and think hard.

Please join us!

Saturday, March 7th, 2015

Private Event
Celebration
Shenandoah County, VA

Duo with Beth Nealon

Saturday, October 18th, 2014

Fall Sunshine at the Orchard - 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
17768 Honeyville Rd.
Timberville, VA 22853
(540) 896-7582
Price: Free

Tide Spring at the Orchard. Great apples, great cider (soft and hard), fine food, and our timely tunes to accompany the turning of the leaves.

Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Virginia Mennonite Relief Sale - 5:50 p.m.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Price: Free, I think

Tide Spring band! 

A great Valley tradition. Quilts, apple butter, and music make a good way to start your autumn weekend.

Ramona, Mike, Mark, and I will jam as much radiance as we can into our half-hour set.

Catch our musical buddies before and after us: Cantore, Good Company, and Clymer Kurtz Band.

Saturday, September 13th, 2014

Tide Spring at the Daphna Community Picnic - 5:00 p.m.
3260 Zion Church Rd.
Broadway, VA 22815
United States
(540) 896-7577
Price: Free

It's the Daphna Community Picnic! A fun time in a serene Valley neighborhood.

Our band, Tide Spring, provides the sprightly music. We're energetic after taking most of the summer off. 

Come for a fine meal, rich door prizes, and authentic tunes.

You're welcome to bring canned food to donate to the Broadway/Timberville food pantry.

 

 

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

Wednesday Recharge - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
621 North Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
540-434-3594
Price: Free

Great food and tunes sure to replenish your spirit for the rest of the week.

With Tide Spring!

Saturday, May 17th, 2014

Tide Spring at the Spring Festival - 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
17768 Honeyville Rd.
Timberville, VA 22853
(540) 896-7582
Price: Free

Band gig! Tide Spring plays outdoors at the lovely orchard. Great food and cider (hard and soft varieties). Activities for kids. Plants for sale. 

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

Solo Concert - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
621 North Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
540-434-3594
Price: Free

First solo gig in over a year, I think! Can't wait to share some new songs plus the ones you've only heard once before. Please come for great food, and I promise to encourage you.

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Tide Spring Concert - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
621 North Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
540-434-3594
Price: Donations welcome

Really looking forward to this! Great venue, great food, and just the right atmosphere--if you're there!

We're gonna kick out the jams!

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

Gospel Hill Mennonite Church
Tide Spring - Morning Service
Rockingham County, VA

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

VMRC
Tide Spring - 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Virginia Ave.
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Price: Free

Details coming.

Saturday, March 8th, 2014

Gingerbread Day - 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
921 Heritage Center Way (Off Garbers Church Road)
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
United States
(540) 438-1275
Price: Free

Jamming in the background with Beth Nealon, Ramona Shenk, and Mark Currence. Low-key fun. Come and sing something with us.

Saturday, August 31st, 2013

Highland Retreat
Private Event - 6:00
14783 Upper Highland Drive
Bergton, Virginia 22811
540-852-3226

Tide Spring--outside where we belong.

Sunday, August 25th, 2013

Tide Spring Music in the Park - 5:00 - 7:--
Strasburg, VA
Price: Free

Sunday, June 30th, 2013

Stephens City Mennonite Church
Service with Tide Spring - 10:30
Stephens City, VA
Price: Free

Tide Spring grassy roots band.

We'll sing and chat for most of the service.

Sunday, May 19th, 2013

Mathias Mennonite Church
Service with Tide Spring - 11:00
Mathias, WV
Price: Free

Tide Spring grassy roots band.

We'll play and chat for most of the service.

Saturday, May 18th, 2013

Spring Plant Sale - 11:30 - 1:30 or so
17768 Honeyville Rd.
Timberville, VA 22853
540-896-7582
Price: Free

Tide Spring grassy roots band.

Events at Showalter's Orchard are always jamming. It's amazing how many friends from all over the Valley you see, and there's great local food, cider (hard and soft), and delightful music. 

We'll start about 11:30 and play till our fingers blister. 

See you there!

Friday, May 3rd, 2013

First Friday Concert - 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
5998 Main St.
Mt. Jackson, VA
540-477-3117
Price: Free

First Fridays with the Art Group Gallery at Bowman-Shannon are always a warm and friendly time. What a great way to finish a week.

I'll play banjo and resonator guitar with our grassy roots band, Tide Spring. Last time we played at Bowman-Shannon, people waltzed on the lawn. So come to move your feet and for food, song, friendship, and amazing crafts and art. 

http://www.theartgroup.org/FirstFriday.html

Sunday, April 21st, 2013

Gardens, Galleries, and Grapes - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
5998 Main St.
Mt. Jackson, VA
540-477-3117
Price: Free

Two joyous hours of Tide Spring's music at the delightful Bowman-Shannon Cultural Arts Center. If you've never visited, now's your chance. Engaging art in a beautiful house in a nostalgic small town.

Come celebrate Shenandoah County on Gardens, Galleries, and Grapes day. The event goes 12 - 5, and we're playing 2 - 4.

Friday, April 19th, 2013

Benefit Performance for Living Waters Prison Ministry & Children's Camp Fund - 6:30
400 Kelley St.
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22802

Duo with Beth Nealon. We'll sing a couple of songs to open for Cantore, a terrific a cappella men's ensemble.

Fund raiser for families of prisoners. Should be a great time and should accomplish some good.

Sunday, April 7th, 2013

Early Barn
Private Party - 5:00
Linville, VA

Tide Spring

Sunday, April 7th, 2013

Warwick River Mennonite Church
Service with Tide Spring - 11:00
Denbigh, VA

Saturday, April 6th, 2013

Williamsburg Christian Retreat Center
Tide Spring - 4:00
Toano, VA

Tide Spring

Saturday, February 16th, 2013

7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
17768 Honeyville Rd.
Timberville, VA 22853
Price: Free

Local cider, fresh soup, and cider lore between the songs. I'll be playing with our band, Tide Spring, and maybe some other friends. Come join us!

Friday, February 15th, 2013

Coffeehouse: Songs of Love and Despair - 7:30 p.m.
400 Kelley St.
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22802
Uni
Price: Donations ($10 suggested)

The middle of February is just the right time to declare our love and try to fend off despair. 

Performances for and with you by

  • Derrick Charles
  • Kate Holsopple
  • Jerry Holsopple
  • Dave Nealon

Enjoy a hot drink and dessert, and come share our griefs and joys.

Sunday, January 27th, 2013

Staunton Mall
Tide Spring in Concert - 4:00
Rt. 11 South
Staunton, VA
Price: Free

Tide Spring's grassy roots music.

Saturday, December 8th, 2012

Cider Tasting with Tide Spring - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
17768 Honeyville Rd.
Timberville, VA 22853
(540) 896-7582

Cider tasting in the store at Showalter Orchard. Great atmosphere for some down-home, coarse-gravel acoustic music.

Saturday, December 1st, 2012

Private Event
Christmas Party
Harrisonburg, VA

Beth Nealon makes a rare appearance! Fine songs exploring the cold of winter and the search for spirit amid the commerce.

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

A Bowl of Good - Port Road
Grand Opening - 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
1041 Port Republic Road
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
540-433-1862
Price: Free

I'm playing banjo and slide guitar in the band, Tide Spring. 

Other bands at 6 and 8. 

Come enjoy the 2nd location for A Bowl of Good. Great music and great food!

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

Tide Spring Concert - 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
202 North Main Street
Broadway, VA 22815
Price: Tips appreciated

Nice place to be on an autumn night! Come enjoy the band.

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

Shenandoah Uncorked - 3:00 - 3:45 p.m.
397 Caverns Rd.
Shenandoah Caverns, VA 22847
Price: Free

Saturday, October 20th, 2012

Broadway-Timberville Fall Festival - 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
202 North Main Street
Broadway, VA 22815
Price: Free

With the band (Tide Spring).

Great food and music at Plan B during the Fall Festival.

Clymer Kurtz Band at 11:00 a.m.

Shenandoah Valley Minstrels at 1:00 p.m.

Tide Spring at 3:00 p.m.

Details

Saturday, October 20th, 2012

Apple Harvest - 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
17768 Honeyville Rd.
Timberville, VA 22853
(540) 896-7582
Price: Free

Third time for Tide Spring to perform at Showalter Orchard. What a beautiful place! Always great food, apples, cider, and activities.

http://showaltersorchard.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/AppleHarvestCele2012.pdf

Directions

Take Rt. 42 to North edge of Timberville. Just past Mason Motor Sales, turn West on Rt. 881. Orchard is 2.6 miles. Watch for sign on the right.

Sunday, August 26th, 2012

Private Event
Tide Spring
Harrisonburg, VA

Saturday, August 18th, 2012

Tide Spring - 7:30 - 9:30
202 North Main Street
Broadway, VA 22815

Nice for the band to play so close to home. Great food, great sound, great atmosphere.

I'll play banjo and dobro with Ramona and Mike Shenk and Mark Currence. I think you'll like our harmonies.

Friday, August 10th, 2012

Private Event
Harrisonburg, VA

Band (Tide Spring) performance for kids.

Saturday, June 23rd, 2012

Private Wedding
Private Event
Harrisonburg, VA

Saturday, June 16th, 2012

Private Event
Private Event
Broadway, VA

Thursday, June 7th, 2012

Friendly City Birthday Party - 1:00 p.m.
150 E. Wolfe St.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
540-801-8882
Price: Free

Free food, free friendliness, and free music from 12:00 - 4:00. (I'm on at 1:00.)

Come and enjoy.

Friday, June 1st, 2012

A Bowl of Good
First Friday in June - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
831 Mt. Clinton Pike
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
540-437-9020
Price: Free

Happy tunes. Happy food. Happy Friday.

Saturday, May 19th, 2012

Barrels, Barbecue & Bands - 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. (We're on about 2:30.)
1476 Conicville Rd.
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842
540-477-2585
Price: $35

A great fundraiser for the Shenandoah Valley Music Festival. Good food and four fine bands. Last up is my band, Tide Spring. Come vote for us! The band with the most votes gets to open for the Seldom Scene at Orkney Springs on September 1! http://www.caveridge.com/centerStage.html

Saturday, May 19th, 2012

Festival of Flowers - 11:00 - 1:00 p.m.
17768 Honeyville Rd.
Timberville, VA 22853
540-896-7582
Price: Free

With the band. Tight harmonies, grassy tunes, and springtime in the orchard? What could be better?

Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Open Mic - 7:00 - 10:00 (We're at 9:30)
202 North Main Street
Broadway, VA 22815
Price: Free

Great chance to hear a wide variety of local musicians. E.L. Smith is on at 8:00. We're on at 9:30 for half an hour.

Friday, May 4th, 2012

A Bowl of Good
First Friday of May - 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
831 Mt. Clinton Pike
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
540-437-9020
Price: Free

New songs, new tunings, and new ideas to match the freshness of spring.

Sunday, April 8th, 2012

Valley Brethren-Mennonite Heritage Center
Easter Sunrise - 6:30 a.m.
Location: 1921 Heritage Center Way
Harrisonburg, VA 22803
(540) 438-1275.
Price: Free

Helping out on banjo and mando. Join us!

Friday, April 6th, 2012

A Bowl of Good
Soup and Songs - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
831 Mt. Clinton Pike
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
540-437-9020
Price: Free

With the band--and we've almost got a name! Our harmonies are getting pretty good. An intimate atmosphere and outstanding food.

Sunday, March 25th, 2012

Traditional Tunes at Deer Haven - 12:00 - 5:00 p.m.
668 Hideaway Farms Rd.
Edinburg, VA 22824
Price: Free

Looks like our little band will join me for tight harmonies and grassy songs!

Saturday, March 17th, 2012

Bergton Community Recreation Center
Bergton Fire Department Benefit - 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Old Bergton Elementary School
Bergton, VA 22811
Price: Donations welcome

Come to the old Bergton Elementary for a spaghetti supper and tunes! I'll be playing with the Nameless Bluegrass Band (No, really, we can't think of a name!) featuring Ramona Shenk, Mike Shenk, Mark Currence, and me. Harmonies and nostalgic songs in a mostly-bluegrass style.

Friday, March 2nd, 2012

A Bowl of Good
First Friday Frailing - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
831 Mt. Clinton Pike
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
540-437-9020
Price: Free

Delightful food and tunes just right for the mood you're in.

Friday, February 10th, 2012

On the Shores of a Dream - 7:30 p.m.
202 N. Main St.
Broadway, VA 22815
540-896-2221
Price: Free

Come enjoy great local food, coffee roasted with love by Lucas Roasting right here in Broadway, and songs carefully crafted with Valley materials. What a great place! Plenty of room. Sit up close to pay rapt attention to the music or enjoy reading and chatting on the couches by the fire. I'll be featuring songs from my latest release, On the Shores of a Dream.

Tip jars available for your kind donations, but there's no cover charge, so let's pack the place!

Thursday, December 15th, 2011

A Bowl of Good
Soft New Snows of December - 5:00 - 8:00
831 Mt. Clinton Pike
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
540-437-9020
Price: Free

Together w/ Mike Shenk. Warm duets to prevent a blue Christmas.

Saturday, October 15th, 2011

Apple Harvest Festival - 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
17768 Honeyville Rd.
Timberville, VA 22853
540-896-7582
Price: Free

Playing with Mike and Ramona Shenk. You'll love Ramona's voice--reminiscent of Emmylou, and Mike's spritely mandolin. We'll play all those sad songs that make you feel good!

Come enjoy the fall sunshine, the apples, and the cider!

Saturday, October 8th, 2011

Arts on the Lawn (Apple Harvest Festival) - 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
5998 Main Street
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842
540.477.4131
Price: Free

Ramona and Mike Shenk will join me to sing originals and some rustical quality favorites by the likes of the Carter Family and Emmylou Harris.

The Art Group Gallery is a warm and wonderful place--just to soak in the ambiance or to get a few gifts. And the Harvest Festival is a delightful small-town event.

The weather will be fine; come enjoy the fall sunshine.

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

A Bowl of Good
A Bowl of Blues - 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
831 Mt. Clinton Pike
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
540-437-9020

Trading songs with Harrisonburg's great country bluesman, Alex Albrecht.

I'll play all the songs on my new CD, On the Shores of a Dream.

Fresh food and fresh tunes!

Saturday, September 10th, 2011

Tour and Taste - noon ish?
6011 East Timber Ridge Rd
Mount Crawford, VA 22841
540-234-0505

Great event for a great cause. Valley AIDS Network Tour and Taste is a 25-mile bike ride followed by a wine tasting. Nice, eh?

 

http://www.valleyaidsnetwork.org/TourandTaste2011.html

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

Blue Mountain Brewery
Steel Wheels ESB Fest - 12:00 noon
9519 Critzers Shop Rd.
Afton, VA 22920
540-456-8020

Great afternoon of music featuring the Steel Wheels at the foot of the mountain in Afton.

Friday, August 5th, 2011

Mt. Jackson Art Group Gallery
First Friday - 7 - 10 p.m.
5998 Main Street
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842
540.477.4131
Price: Donations gratefully, and blissf

A great event each month. Visual and aural art to challenge and refresh your spirit.

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

News at Noon and Valley Today - 12:30 p.m.
McAllister's Deli
Front Royal, VA
Price: free

Listen for me on Front Royal's oldies station--95.3 The River. I'll be on with Shenandoah County's director of tourism and marketing, Natalie Wills, and with Jamie Austin Paige from the Mt. Jackson Art Group Gallery. We'll be discussing the gallery's First Friday show this week for which I'm honored to provide the entertainment. And I may get a chance to play a song or two live on the radio.

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Nature Camp
Rocking the LS - around sunset
In a holler between Mine and McClung Mts
VA
Price: priceless

Appalachian music and percussive dance with an ad-hoc band in including Beth Nealon, Rosie Nealon, and Eleanor Trott.

Private engagement.

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

A Bowl of Good
Weekend Kickoff - 6:00 p.m.
831 Mt. Clinton Pike
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
540-437-9020
Price: Tips put to good use

Enjoy fresh local food with a global perspective. I'll be trying some new songs for the first time in Harrisonburg and playing some wry old favorites.

Friday, June 24th, 2011

A Bowl of Good
Bowls and Ballads - 6:00 - 7:00 (or later) PM
831 Mt. Clinton Pike
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
540-437-9020
Price: Tips are welcome

Globally inspired local goodness! Come for dinner and an intimate music experience. With no sound system between us, I'll be able to play right to your heart.

Friday, June 17th, 2011

Summer Night - 6 - 9 pm
1476 Conicville Rd.
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842
540-477-2585

Beautiful spot! Come enjoy the night sky, good food, lovely wine, and music to make you feel good and think hard!

Saturday, April 30th, 2011

Spring Fling - 10 - 12 noon
Greenwood, VA
Price: free

Big yard sale, food, and music--and you can make surly teenagers wash your car! It'll help fund the youth group's service work in Southwest Virginia.

Saturday, November 20th, 2010

Park View Mennonite
Benefit for Jim Cash - 4:00 - 7:00 PM
1600 College Avenue
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
540-578-2446
Price: Pay What You Will

I'll play for about 20 minutes at about 5:30. That's between Adoration Band and Mountain Hollow.

Here's the info from the facebook page for the event.

This benefit is to help Jim out with medical expenses while off work. Jim suffered a brain aneurism as a result of a massive tumor wrapped around his spine at the base of his neck. He needs extensive rehab before he can endure yet another surgery to remove another massive tumor on his spine before it causes another brain aneurism.

100% of the proceeds with go to Jim Cash and his wife to help pay medical bills.

Barbecue by Chuck Ahrend  (cost by donation)
Baked Goods for sale
Free will Offering

Performances by:
Adoration Band
Mountain Hollow Band
Dave Nealon

We are also looking for baked good donations. Please consider helping out with this cause. You may contact me via email tammystrickler41@aol.com or facebook for more information.

Sunday, July 18th, 2010

Back Home on the Farm
2nd Ever Back Home on the Farm Concert - 5:45
3231 Willow Run Road
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Price: $5

With Mark Currence and Bryan Bridges (as The Foddershocks).

Opening for Loose Gravel (http://www.loosegravelbluegrass.com).

Fun for all. Kids will enjoy the carousel and cow train.

Saturday, July 17th, 2010

Back Home on the Farm
1st Ever Back Home on the Farm Concert - 3:30 and 6:30
3231 Willow Run Road
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Price: $5

Bluegrassiness with Mark Currence and Bryan Bridges. We're billed as The Foddershocks. Family atmosphere with carousel, cow train, water events, and fine music.

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

Private Party
Campfire Tunes - 7:30ish
Lacey Spring, VA

Birthday bash with Mike Williams on fiddle. Maybe others will bring instruments, too.

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

Highland Retreat
Fundraising Cookout - 5:15
14783 Upper Highland Drive
Bergton, Virginia 22811
540-852-3226
Price: Donations

Great annual event at a great place. Featuring Mike and Ramona Shenk, backed up by Terry Newman on bass, Mike Williams on fiddle, and me on banjo. Nice ad-hoc band!

Saturday, May 15th, 2010

Private Wedding

Saturday, February 13th, 2010

Eastern Mennonite School
Mennofolk - 2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Parkwood Rd.
Harrisonburg, VA
Price: pay what you will

Songwriter and comedy extravaganza!

Sunday, October 4th, 2009

Crozet Music Festival - 1:30 PM
Misty Mountain Campground
Crozet, VA
3rd Annual. Great festival! The best of Piedmont Virginia (and this Valley kid). I'm on the Indoor Stage.

Saturday, September 19th, 2009

Staunton Contra Dance - 8 PM
120 Tams St.
Staunton, VA 24401
540-280-2330
I'll be the rhythm section in Wilderness Road, the band led by fine fiddler Rus Stallings.

Saturday, June 20th, 2009

Highland Retreat
7 PM
Price: Private Event
with an expanded Case Studies! Fiddles, mandos, banjos, who knows?

Friday, June 19th, 2009

7:30 - 9:30
6011 East Timber Ridge Rd
Mt Crawford, VA 22841
USA
(540) 234-0505
Price: Free

Saturday, May 9th, 2009

Spring Fest
Winston-Salem, NC
with Mark Rallings

Saturday, May 2nd, 2009

Fundraiser

Saturday, April 25th, 2009

Wedding

Saturday, March 28th, 2009

Garbers Church
Relay for Life Talent Show - 6 - 9 PM
1275 Garbers Church Road
Harrisonburg, VA
540.433.2822
Price: Free-will offering for cancer re
Talent Show, Silent Auction, Dinner, and Bake Sale to raise money for Relay for Life. I'll play a 20-minute set or so.

Saturday, October 18th, 2008

Peak of Fall Colors on the Peak - 8 - 11 PM
Del Webb Drive
Massanutten Resort, VA
Price: Free
Massanutten Resort.

Friday, July 25th, 2008

Earth & Tea Cafe
Downtown Friday Night - 7 - 9 PM
122 S. Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA
Price: Free
Great food and fine tunes.

Friday, July 11th, 2008

Earth & Tea
Dowtown Friday Night - 7 - 9 PM
122 S. Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA
Price: Free
Relax with good food and good tunes.

Friday, June 20th, 2008

Earth & Tea Cafe
Friday Night Downtown - 7 PM
122 S. Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA
Price: Free
Great food, great tea. A good listening room. It would be great to have a nice crowd.

Friday, May 23rd, 2008

Earth & Tea Cafe
Tea Tunes - 7:00
122 S. Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Price: Free
Great tea. Smoke free. Fine tunes. Downtown. (Tentative)

Friday, May 16th, 2008

Acoustic Challenge Finals - 7:00 PM
Massanutten Resort
McGaheysville, VA
Price: Free
The Finals! Come cheer me in the championship round! Massanutten Waterpark.

Friday, May 9th, 2008

Earth & Tea Cafe
Unwind Friday - 7:00 PM
122 S. Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA
Price: Free
Great food, great tea. Smoke free and a good place to hear the music. Please come!

Saturday, May 3rd, 2008

Mennofolk Spring Concert - 7:00
867 Hillside Drive. (Park View)
Harrisonburg, VA
Price: Free. Donations accepted.
Another great Mennofolk night at the home of Dave and Lisa Landes. Bring a lawn chair and a snack to share, if you wish. I'm not playing, but Dave Landes and Chris Kniss will each play a short set before Brad takes the stage. If you haven't heard Brad yet, you're in for a treat. He's a great songwriter and musician.

Friday, May 2nd, 2008

Acoustic Challenge - 7:00
Massanutten Resort Water Park
McGaheysville, VA
Price: Free
A friendly competition among performers, so come and cheer for me! Most cheers wins, and last time I got whooped by a guy standing on a chair and doing Tarzan yells. He had a lot of friends in the audience!

Saturday, April 26th, 2008

Relay For Life Talent Show
6 - 8 PM
1275 Garbers Church Road
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
540.433.2822
Price: Free-will offering for cancer re
Talent Show and Bake Sale to raise money for Relay for Life. I'll play a 20-minute set or so. At Garber's Church of the Brethren.

Friday, April 25th, 2008

Earth & Tea Cafe
Earth & Dave - 9:00
122 S. Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA
Price: Free
Great food, great tea. Smoke free and a good place to hear the music. Please come!

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008

Playing for Pizza - 7 - 9 PM
19 E Beverly St.
Staunton, VA
540-213-0008
Price: free
Great food, nice atmosphere in downtown Staunton.

Monday, December 31st, 2007

with Mark Rallings! - 7:15 & 9:30
St. Stephen's Church 358 S Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA
Price: $9 ($7 in advance), <6 free
(Price includes dozens of acts all around downtown.) Great First Night lineup! Please come join us. We're in a great listening room; it will be a really nice blend of energies, textures, and songs you'll keep humming well into the new year.

Friday, November 16th, 2007

Joan, Judy & Joni Night - 7:00 PM
EMHS, Parkwood Rd.
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Price: Free
Great performers playing the songs of Joan Baez, Judy Collins, and Joni Mitchell. I'll back up some of the acts on guitar and mandolin. Wendy Chappell-Dick, Kelsey Landes, Barb Graber and Gina Holsopple. Not to be missed.

Friday, November 2nd, 2007

Acoustic Showcase - 7:00 PM
McGaheysville, VA
Price: Free
At the indoor water park at Massanutten resort. I'll play a 20-minute set sometime in the evening.

Saturday, October 27th, 2007

Wedding
w/ Jessie Trainum and Beth Nealon
Lacey Spring, VA

Saturday, October 20th, 2007

Crozet Music Festival w/ Pat Reynolds - 11:00 am
Park Rd.
Crozet, VA
Price: $25 at gate, cheaper in advance
Come to the inaugural Crozet Music festival! Great place, great bands. There's lots of excitement about this one. And Pat Reynolds will join me on bass on who-knows-what. Don't be late!

Saturday, September 15th, 2007

Dylan Night
Dylan Night - 7 PM
867 Hillside Ave.
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Price: Free. Contributions accepted.
Another great Mennofolk night at the home of Dave and Lisa Landes. Bring a lawn chair and a snack to share, if you wish. Jonathan Reuel, Jerry Holsopple and Barb Graber, Dave Landes, Alex Albrecht and me. And you singing along.

Sunday, August 12th, 2007

Watermelon Festival--with Pat and Teddi Reynolds - 11am, 2:30pm, 3:40pm
Carytown
Richmond, VA
Price: Free
A great street festival in the Carytown neighborhood of Richmond, VA. 11:00 - 11:30am - at Stage 3 - Clementines (3118 W. Cary St.) 2:30 - 3:00pm at Stage 3 - Clementines (3118 W. Cary St.) 3:40 - 4:00pm at Stage 1 - Double T (2907 W. Cary St.) Joined by Pat and Teddi Reynolds--old pals and bandmates.

Saturday, June 23rd, 2007

Nature Camp
Anniversary Shindig
Private celebration.

Friday, June 22nd, 2007

9:00 PM
621 N. Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA
Price: $5 suggested
with Jonathan Reuel

Friday, June 15th, 2007

AO House Reunion
17th Street Electric Gospel Band returns!
Charlottesville
Private celebration.

Saturday, June 9th, 2007

Earth & Tea Cafe
Good Times Downtown - 6:00
122 S. Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA
Price: Free
Great food, great tea. Smoke free and a good place to hear the music. Please come!

Friday, June 1st, 2007

First Fridays - 6:00 - 8:00
1290 Richmond Rd
Staunton, VA
(540) 332-7850
Price: Free
With fiddler Russ Stallings on the Irish and American farms. Special free admission to the museum for First Friday of the month evening program.

Monday, May 28th, 2007

Festival In the Park - 5:00
Elmwood Park
Roanoke, VA
540.342.2640
Price: Free
2nd performance of the weekend at a fine outdoor festival in downtown Roanoke.

Saturday, May 26th, 2007

Festival In the Park - 3:00
Elmwood Park
Roanoke, VA
540.342.2640
Price: Free
Great downtown festival in Roanoke.

Friday, May 25th, 2007

Woody Guthrie Tribute - 7:00 PM
TBA
Harrisonburg, VA
Price: Donation
Featuring Trent Wagler and the Steel Wheels, plus a raft of folkies (including me)--all performing Woody Guthrie songs in a wonderful backyard setting. Thanks to Mennofolk, to Shalom Mennonite Congregation, and to Dave and Lisa Landes. Proceeds help us deliver another great Mennofolk festival.

Saturday, May 12th, 2007

Konnoak Hills Moravian Church
Outdoor Festival - 3:00 - 4:00
3401 Konnoak Drive
Winston-Salem, NC 27127
Price: Free
Family-friendly outdoor festival.

Sunday, May 6th, 2007

Folk Arts Festival - 4:15 - 5:00
One College Lane
Weyers Cave, VA 24486
(540) 453-2358
Price: Free
Case Studies in a rare Virginia appearance! Lots of crafts and acoustic performers, plus pony rides and critters to pet. Nice atmosphere. Come earlier: We're the last performers on Sunday.

Saturday, April 21st, 2007

Free Concert - 7:00 - 9:00
122 South Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Price: Free
Great food and teas. Nice atmosphere. Smoke-free. Come and enjoy.

Friday, April 13th, 2007

Gallery and Museum Walk - 4:00 - 6:00 PM
2 South Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
USA
540.432.8922
Price: Free
Pleasant evening with visual art and music all around downtown Harrisonburg. The price is right, too!

Saturday, March 24th, 2007

Grace Mennonite Fellowship
Spring Banquet - 6:30
209 Lacey Spring Rd.
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
USA
(540) 442-6235
Price: Donations
Fundraiser for youth group. Dinner is at 6:30. Beth and I will sing after dinner.

Friday, March 23rd, 2007

8:00 - 10:00
122 S. Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
USA
Price: Free
Great teas, soups, breads, and sandwiches. Nice atmosphere. I'll try out lots of my new songs. Stop by! Just north of Newman Ave. downtown on Main.

Saturday, March 17th, 2007

Celtic Music and Dance Celebration - 6:30
1290 Richmond Rd
Staunton, VA 24401
USA
540-332-7850
Price: $5.00
Sitting in with Mollyhawk for a concert of Irish music and a few set dances. Some fine singers plus hammered dulcimer and fiddle .

Friday, March 16th, 2007

Opening for Hannah Bingman - 9:00
621 N. Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
USA
540-434-3594
Price: $5.00
Hannah's a fine songwriter with a cool jazzy voice. Check her work at www.hannahbingman.com

Friday, February 9th, 2007

Kick-off Party: Friendly City Food Co-op - 7:00 PM
212 S. Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
USA
540/908-5819
Price: Free
Wonderful food by A Bowl of Good. Come learn about the co-op and help make it happen! 7:00 Nonesuch (traditional) 7:45 Dave Nealon - originals 8:30 Trent Wagler - originals Come hear us all! Child-friendly. Great atmosphere.

Thursday, January 25th, 2007

Bolton Elementary School
North Carolina Writing Cruise - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Winston-Salem, NC
Private concerts for students

Saturday, December 30th, 2006

Twelfth Night
9:00 PM
Staunton, VA
Private celebration

Tuesday, December 5th, 2006

Virginia Mennonite Conference
7:00 PM
Rockingham County, VA
Private Christmas Celebration

Saturday, October 14th, 2006

Mennofolk festival - 5:00 and 6:00
1200 Park Rd.
Harrsionburg, VA 22802
USA
Price: $12 for the festival
Case Studies' first Harrisonburg performances.