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Timeline: Concert List

1974

January 1-6, 1974

Harlingen, TX

The Hangar 1 at the Ramada Inn - performance with Junction

See Photos


January 19, 1974

Corpus Christi, TX

The Town Pump - performance with Junction

See Photos


January 26, 1974

Corpus Christi, TX

The Town Pump - performance with Junction

See the ad for the Show


March 14-16, 1974

Corpus Christi, TX

The Place at Gaslight Square - performance with Junction

See the ad for the Show


See Photos


March 21-23, 1974

Corpus Christi, TX

The Place at Gaslight Square - performance with Junction

See Photos


May 2-4, 1974

Corpus Christi, TX

The Place at Gaslight Square - performance with Junction

See the ad for the Show


August 2-3, 1974

Rockport, TX

The Razz-Ma-Tazz - performance with Junction

See the ad for the Show


1979

June 2, 1979

Shreveport, LA

Shreveport BluesFest - solo performance

1982

August 19, 1982

Nacogdoches, TX

Yakofritz's - solo performance

See Poster Ad for the Show


October 28, 1982

Nacogdoches, TX

Yakofritz's - solo performance

See Poster Ad for the Show


December 9, 1982

Nacogdoches, TX

Yakofritz's - solo performance

See Poster Ad for the Show


1983

August 1, 1983

Shreveport, LA

Rusty Nail - solo performance

August 5-6, 1983

Shreveport, LA

Brick Street Tavern at Clancy's Landing - solo performance

See Promo Note


August 8, 1983

Shreveport, LA

Rusty Nail - solo performance

August 12-13, 1983

Shreveport, LA

Brick Street Tavern at Clancy's Landing - solo performance

August 15, 1983

Shreveport, LA

Rusty Nail - solo performance

August 19-20, 1983

Shreveport, LA

Brick Street Tavern at Clancy's Landing - solo performance

August 22, 1983

Shreveport, LA

Rusty Nail - solo performance

August 29, 1983

Shreveport, LA

Rusty Nail - solo performance

1986

September 2, 1986

Houston, TX

Anderson Fair - performance opening for Townes Van Zandt

Dick Waterman Comment


September 5-6, 1986

New York, NY

Abilene Cafe - performance opening for Jimmy Rogers

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September 20, 1986

Greenville, MS

Delta Blues Festival - performance

September 25-26, 1986

New York, NY

Abilene Cafe - performance opening for Johnny Littlejohn

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December 5-6, 1986

New York, NY

Abilene Cafe - performance opening for Jimmy Rogers

1987

February 7, 1987

New York, NY

Abilene Cafe - performance opening for Roscoe Gordon

September 19, 1987

Greenville, MS

Delta Blues Festival - performance

See Nasty Racist Review


November 6, 1987

New York, NY

Speakeasy - performance opening for Gatemouth Brown

See Review


1988

February 13, 1988

New York, NY

Speakeasy - performance opening for Hubert Sumlin

See Review


March 16, 1988

New York, NY

Lone Star Cafe - performance at benefit concert hosted by Doc Pomus

See Review


March 25, 1988

New York, NY

Under Acme - performance at benefit for Mississippi Blues Project

See Review


June 17-18, 1988

New York, NY

Under Acme - performance with Roosevelt "Booba" Barnes

June 27, 1988

New York, NY

Speakeasy - performance with Rory Block

See Review


July 31, 1988

Philadelphia, PA

River Blues Festival - performance at Blues Heritage Stage

October 12, 1988

St. Louis, MO

Benson & Hedges Blues Festival - performance at Mississippi Nights

See Review


1989

January 12, 1989

New York City, NY

Lone Star Roadhouse - performance

March 17, 1989

New York City, NY

TV - Guitar Show - 30 min performance on local TV show "Guitar Show" with Christian Roebling

June 25, 1989

Dallas, TX

Benson & Hedges Blues Festival - Performance Workshop: "Legacy of the Blues"

July 7, 1989

Bremen, Germany

Bermindale Festival - opening act for the Paladins

July 14, 1989

Darmstadt, Germany

The Golden Krone - performance

July 16, 1989

Peer, Belgium

Belgium Rhythm and Blues Festival - performance opening for B.B. King

October 14, 1989

Atlanta, GA

Benson & Hedges Blues Festival - performance at Fox Theatre - Centerstage - opening for John Lee Hooker

November 10, 1989

New York City, NY

Benson & Hedges Blues Festival - performance at the Atrium at the Philip Morris Bldg.

December 27, 1989

New York City, NY

Lone Star Roadhouse - performance

1990

May 24, 1990

New York, NY

Nells - performance

May 31, 1990

New York, NY

Nells - performance

June 7, 1990

New York, NY

Nells - performance

June 14, 1990

Atlanta, GA

Woodruff Park - free performance with Bar-B-Q Boys

June 15-16, 1990

Atlanta, GA

Benson & Hedges Blues Festival - performances at Blind Willies


See Photo


June 28, 1990

New York, NY

Nells - performance

July 28, 1990

Philadelphia, PA

River Blues Festival - two performances 2:15 and 6 p.m.

October 10, 1990

Chicago, IL

Chicago Blues Festival - Benson & Hedges - Noon performance, Blues on State Street

October 12, 1990

New York City, NY

Benson & Hedges Music Festival - Noon performance - the Atrium at the Philip Morris Bldg.

Read Promo Note


1991

January 23, 1991

New York City, NY

Abilene Cafe - Texas Legend TV Special with Teo Leyasmeyer, Zonder Kennedy, and Mark Grandfield

January 30, 1991

New York City, NY

Abilene Cafe - John Campbell performance

February 2, 1991

New York City, NY

Lone Star Roadhouse - opening act for Ronnie Earl and the Broadcasters

March 16, 1991

New York City, NY

The Marquee - opening act for Buddy Guy and Koko Taylor

March 21, 1991

New York City, NY

Lone Star Roadhouse - opening act for Cheryl Wheeler

March-April, 1991

Berkeley, CA

Fantasy Studios - One Believer recording sessions

May 11, 1991

Brooklyn, NY

St. Ann's Church - performance

May 25, 1991

New York City, NY

South Street Seaport Museum & Marketplace - "Rollin on the River" concert series - New Orleans Music Festival performance

June 8, 1991

Costa Mesa, CA

Benson & Hedges Orange County Blues Festival - Legends Show

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June 15, 1991

Dallas, TX

Benson & Hedges Music Festival - performance at Starplex - Finale was Blind Willie Johnson's Dark Was The Night, Cold Was The Ground

Check out Don O.'s pictures in the Gallery

Read Reviews


June 16, 1991

Houston, TX

Benson & Hedges Music Festival - performance at the Summitt - Opening Act

June 27, 1991

Atlanta, GA

Woodruff Park - noon performance w/ Bar-B-Q Boys

June 28-9, 1991

Atlanta, GA

Blind Willies - performance with House Band, the Shadows

July 3, 1991

Chicago, IL

America Music Festival - performance at Fitgeralds

Read Promo Note


September 5, 1991

Los Angeles, CA

Roxy - performance opening for Buddy Guy. Kickoff of the DAMN RIGHT I'VE GOT THE BLUES tour

Fan Comment

Read Review


September 6, 1991

San Diego, CA

Street Scene Festival - performance

September 8, 1991

Phoenix, AZ

Temple of Music and Art - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

September 10, 1991

Chicago, IL

Park West - Opening Act for the Subdudes

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September 11, 1991

St. Louis, MO

Mississippi Nights - Opening Act for the Subdudes

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September 14, 1991

Cleveland, OH

Empire - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

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September 15, 1991

Columbus, OH

Staches - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

September 19, 1991

Charlotte, NC

13-13 Club - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

September 20, 1991

Knoxville, TN

Knoxville Jazz and Blues Festival - "Blues Night" at the Tennesee Opening Act for Buddy Guy

September 21, 1991

Atlanta, GA

Cotton Club - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

September 23, 1991

Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Musician's Exchange - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

September 24, 1991

Tampa, FL

Skipper's Smokehouse - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

Fan Comment

September 25, 1991

Orlando, FL

Beacham Theater - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

October 5, 1991

Detroit, MI

Majestic Theature - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

October 6, 1991

Buffalo, NY

Impaxx Nightclub - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

October 9, 1991

Montreal, Que Canada

The Spectrum - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

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October 11, 1991

New York, NY

Benson & Hedges Music Festival - Noon performance - the Atrium at the Philip Morris Bldg.

October 12, 1991

Toronto, Ontario Canada

Bathhurst St. Theatre - Opening act for Buddy Guy

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October 16, 1991

Minneapolis, MN

Ruperts - Opening act for Buddy Guy

October 20, 1991

New York, NY

Benson & Hedges Music Festival - Closing performance of the festival with Buddy Guy, John Lee Hooker, and Tinsley Ellis

Read Reviews

Fan Comments

Great Photo by Joe Rosen

October 21, 1991

Chicago, IL

Benson & Hedges Music Festival - Performance with Lonnie Pitchford at Harold Washington Library Auditorium

October 22, 1991

Ithaca, NY

The Haunt - Opening act for Buddy Guy

Fan Comments

October 25, 1991

Boston, MA

The Channel - Opening act for Buddy Guy

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October 27, 1991

New Haven, CT

Toad's Place - Opening act for Buddy Guy

October 29, 1991

Northampton, MA

Iron Music Hall - Opening act for Buddy Guy

October 30, 1991

Northampton, MA

Iron Music Hall - Opening act for Buddy Guy

October 31, 1991

Portland, ME

Raoul's Roadside Attraction - Opening act for Buddy Guy

Fan Comment

November 1, 1991

Providence, RI

Campus Club - Opening act for Buddy Guy

November 2, 1991

Long Island, NY

Inter-Media Art Center - Opening act for Buddy Guy

November 5, 1991

Washington, D.C.

The Birchmere - Opening act for Buddy Guy

November 7, 1991

Baltimore, MD

Max's on Broadway - Opening act for Buddy Guy

November 9, 1991

Asbury Park, NJ

Crystal Ball Room - Opening act for Buddy Guy

November 17, 1991

London, England UK

Town and Country Club - Opening act for Buddy Guy

November 18, 1991

London, England UK

Town and Country Club - Opening act for Buddy Guy

Fan Comment

November 19, 1991

London, England UK

Town and Country Club - Opening act for Buddy Guy

Reviews

November 20, 1991

Newcastle, England UK

The Mayfair - Opening act for Buddy Guy

Fan Comment

November 21, 1991

Birmingham, England UK

Town Hall - Opening act for Buddy Guy

November 22, 1991

Manchester, England UK

Free Trade Hall - Opening act for Buddy Guy

Fan Comments

November 23, 1991

Edinburgh, Scotland UK

Playhouse - Opening act for Buddy Guy

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November 24, 1991

Glasgow, Scotland UK

Royal Concert Hall - Opening act for Buddy Guy

Backstage photo taken by Marc Marnie

Fan Comments


November 25, 1991

Dublin, Ireland

The Stadium - Opening act for Buddy Guy

November 26, 1991

Belfast, Northern Ireland

- Opening act for Buddy Guy

November 28, 1991

Groningen, Netherlands

Opening act for Buddy Guy

December 3, 1991

Utrecht, Netherlands

Vredenberg - Opening act for Buddy Guy

December 5, 1991

Hamburg, Germany

GROSSE FREIHEIT 36 - Opening act for Buddy Guy

December 11, 1991

London, England UK

Mean Fiddler - Elektra Blues Showcase - co-headline appearance with pianist Johnnie Johnson

Read Promo

Read Review


1992

January 10, 1992

New Orleans, LA

Tipitina's - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

January 11, 1992

Houston, TX

Bon Ton Room - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

Read Review


January 12, 1992

Dallas, TX

Deep Ellum - Opening Act for Buddy Guy

Read Promo Note


January 14, 1992

Austin, TX

Antones - performance splitting the bill with Toni Price

January 16, 1992

Shreveport, LA

Centenary Oyster House - performance

January 17, 1992

Monroe, LA

Enoch's Pub - performance

January 18, 1992

Little Rock, AR

Juanita's Cantina Ballroom - performance with Chris Duarte opening

Read Promo Note


February 1, 1992

Atlanta, GA

Center Stage Theatre - Solo acoustic set opening for Johnny Winter

Cancelled due to flu

February 3, 1992

Lexington, KY

Breeding - Solo acoustic set opening for Johnny Winter

March 13, 1992

Dublin, Ireland

Whelans performance.

March 16, 1992

Liverpool, UK

Adelphi Hotel Ballroom performance.

March 19, 1992

Wickham, UK

Boar's Head performance - Boarhunt Blues Club.

Read Review

Fan Comment

March 20, 1992

London, UK

Mean Fiddler performance.

Read Promo


March 21, 1992

London, UK

The Grand performance.

Read Review

See Photo


April 5, 1992

Hamburg, Germany

Markthalle performance.

April 8, 1992

Paris, France

New Morning performance.

Limited Edition Postcard/Ticket Stub


April 11, 1992

New York City, NY

Lone Star Roadhouse opening act for Albert Collins.

April 25, 1992

Quebec City, Que Canada

Tardif Room at St. Charles Garnier College opening act for Buddy Guy.

Read Promo


April 26, 1992

Montreal, Que Canada

Montreal Blues Festival - Blues 92 performance at the St. Denis Theatre, opening act for Buddy Guy.

Read Promos

Fan Comments

May 28, 1992

New York City, NY

Manny's Car Wash performance.

June 7, 1992

Chicago, IL

Chicago Blues Festival - 'Tribute to Lightnin Hopkins'- Front Porch

Cool shot of John and Albert Collins backstage

Read Reviews

Fan Comment

June 19, 1992

Ontario, Canada

Mariposa Folk Festival - Ontario Place Forum


June 20, 1992

Birmingham, AL

City Stages Blues Festival - performance at Blues Festival

Awesome Photo of John Onstage


June 28, 1992

Paris, France

Parc de Saint-Germain - performance at Winston Legend Festival

See Advert for the Show


July 3, 1992

Fyn Island (Ringe), Denmark

Midtfyns Festival - performance at Rytmescenen

July 4, 1992

London, England UK

Crystal Palace - Radio One FM American Music Festival opening performance. Jimmy McGriff, Pops Staples, Albert Collins, and Buddy Guy also appeared.

Read Reviews

Festival Ad


July 4, 1992

London, England UK

Mean Fiddler - appearance

View Advertisement for Performance


July 5, 1992

Wickham, England UK

Boarhunt Blues Club - appearance

Fan Comment

July 8, 1992

Darmstadt,Germany

Goldene Krone - appearance

July 9, 1992

Geneva, Switzerland

Montreux Jazz Festial - Casino performance

Set List


July 10, 1992

Baden-Baden, Germany

TV Performance - "Ohne Filter Extra"

July 11, 1992

Vienna, Austria

Blues Festival - outdoor performance

July 24, 1992

New York City, NY

Lone Star Roadhouse - headlining performance; opening act Voodoo Rhythm Kings

July 26, 1992

Philadelphia, PA

River Blues Festival - performance at the Benson

Read Promo Note

Check out David Rotenstein's picture in the Gallery

Fan Comments

August 7-9, 1992

San Antonio, TX

Texas Folklife Festival - performance

August 10-15, 1992

New York, NY

Howlin Mercy Recording Sesssions - at Power Statiom

September 18-19, 1992

Montreal, Quebec Canada

Au Granada - performance with Kat Dyson

October 2, 1992

Charlottesville, VA

Performance with Chris Whitley as opening act

October 6, 1992

Miami, FL

Stephen Talkhouse - performance with Chris Whitley as opening act

October 8, 1992

Atlanta, GA

Blues Harbor - performance with Chris Whitley as opening act

October 10, 1992

New Orleans, LA

Charlie B's - performance with Chris Whitley as opening act

Read Reviews

Fan Comment

October 11, 1992

Dallas, TX

Caravan of Dreams - performance with Chris Whitley as opening act

Read Reviews

Fan Comment

October 12, 1992

Austin, TX

Antones - performance with Chris Whitley as opening act - Buddy Guy headlining

October 13, 1992

Houston, TX

Rockefellers - performance with Chris Whitley as opening act

Read Promo Note


October 15, 1992

Chicago, IL

Park West - performance with Chris Whitley as opening act

Read Review


October 17, 1992

Cleveland, OH

Peabody's Down Under - performance with Chris Whitley as opening act

October 18, 1992

Pittsburgh, PA

The Rosebud - performance with Chris Whitley as opening act

October 22, 1992

Boston, MA

Paradise - performance with Chris Whitley as opening act

October 24, 1992

Philadelphia, PA

Chestnut Cabaret - performance with Chris Whitley as opening act

1993

January 9, 1993

New York City, NY

Lone Star Roadhouse - performance with Gary Lucas and Chris Harford opening

Read Review


February 15, 1993

Minneapolis, MN

Cabooze - performance with Red Devils opening

Read Promo Note


February 19, 1993

Grand Rapids, MI

Martini's - performance with Red Devils opening

Fan Comment

February 20, 1993

Toronto, Ontario Canada

Horseshoe Tavern - performance with Red Devils opening

Read Review


February 22, 1993

Boston, MA

House of Blues - performance

February 25, 1993

Hartford, CT

Sting - performance with Joan Osborne opening act

Read Review


February 26, 1993

New York City, NY

Lone Star Roadhouse - performance with the Eric Warren Blues Band opening

February 27, 1993

Washington, DC

Birchmere - performance.

Read Promo


March 3, 1993

London, England UK

Mean Fiddler - performance

See photos
See Setlist for European Tour 1993

March 4, 1993

Bergen, Norway

- performance

March 5, 1993

Oslo, Norway

Cosmopolite - performance

See Norway Newsprint Articles


March 6, 1993

Trondheim, Norway

Skansen - performance

See Skansen Photos

Fan Comment

See Memorabilia


March 10, 1993

Copenhagen, Denmark

Pumpehuset - performance

See ticket stub


March 16, 1993

Stuttgart, Germany

Altes Schützenhaus - performance

See ticket stub


March 17, 1993

Frankfurt, Germany

Sinkkasten - performance

March 24, 1993

Lyon, France

- performance

March 25, 1993

Marseille, France

- performance

March 26, 1993

Montpellier, France

- performance

March 27, 1993

Grenoble, France

- performance

March 29, 1993

Paris, France

La Cigale - performance

Fan Comment

March 30, 1993

Rouen, France

- performance

March 31, 1993

Milan, Italy

TV Show Shocking Milano - TV performance and interview

April 3, 1993

Dublin, Ireland

Olympia - performance

April 19, 1993

New York City, NY

Lone Star Roadhouse - solo performance

April 22, 1993

San Antonio, TX

LaSemana Alegre Fiesta - performance

Read Promo Note


April 23, 1993

New Orleans, LA

New Orleans Heritage Jazz Festival - performance at the Municipal Auditorium

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Fan Comment

April 24, 1993

New Orleans, LA

New Orleans Heritage Jazz Festival - performance at the Fairgrounds

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Read Review
Check out Concert Photos


April 27, 1993

Dallas, TX

Deep Ellum - opening performance for Buddy Guy

Read Review


April 28, 1993

Baton Rouge, LA

LSU Assembly Center - performance with Buddy Guy and Sonny Landreth

Photo - John Onstage

Read a Review of the Show


April 29, 1993

Houston, TX

Tower Theatre - performance with Buddy Guy

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Fan Comment

May 4, 1993

Los Angeles, CA

Troubador - performance

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Photos


May 8, 1993

Atlanta, GA

Blind Willie's - performance

Read Review

Read Fan Comment on the Show


May 9, 1993

Memphis, TN

Beale Street Music Festival - performance at Tom Lee Park

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Fan Comment


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