Upcoming Shows

These are Michael’s upcoming shows and appearances:

Wednesday July 26th
Discretion Brewing
2704 41st Ave
Capitola CA

Playing from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. No cover.

Saturday, August 5th
Kuumbwa Jazz Center

320-2 Cedar Street
Santa Cruz CA

Ralph celebrates his 25th year at KPIG radio. Sets from Michael Gaither, Sherry Austin and Henhouse, Carolyn Sills, Richard Stockton, AND Ralphie himself. Details TBD

Sunday, August 20th
House Concert – Gilroy CA

CD-Release Party for “Hey Karma” with Michael, Steve Kritzer, and Jeff Baker. Afternoon show: Music at 4:00 pm. $15-20 suggested donation.

Note: This is a concert at private residence. You must have a reservation to attend. Send Michael an email for details and directions.

Saturday, September 16th
Sunlit Oaks Winery

7602 Sunlit Oaks Court, Gilroy CA

Playing from 2:00 to 4:00 pm. No cover. Details at sunlitoaks.com.

Saturday, September 30th
Steynberg Gallery

1531 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo CA

Split bill: “Hey Karma” CD-Release Party plus a full set from Classinova, featuring Brynne Albanese, Fred Murray, and Eric Williams from Cafe Musique. Brynne and Eric will also join Michael for part of his set. Details TBD.

Saturday, November 11th
The Ugly Mug

4646 Soquel Drive, Soquel CA

Dual-CD-release party for Michael’s “Hey Karma” and Steve Kritzer’s new CD. Music at 7:30pm.

Past Performance Highlights

House concerts
The Acoustic Barn (Newcastle CA), The Barn (Gilroy CA), The Bungalow (Watsonville CA), Canyon Acoustic Society (Prunedale CA), Collette’s (Coos Bay OR), Cool House Concerts (Cool CA), Landfall House Concerts (Watsonville CA), Starr Ranch Concerts (Gilroy CA)

American River Music Festival (Lotus CA), November-Fest (Watsonville CA), San Francisco Free Folk Festival (San Francisco CA), First Friday (Campbell CA), Festival of Lights (Corralitos CA), Redwood Mountain Faire (Felton CA), Good Old Days (Pacific Grove CA), Palo Alto Festival of the Arts (Palo Alto, CA), A Taste of Morgan Hill (Morgan Hill, CA)

Alfaro Family Vineyards (Watsonville CA), It’s Wine Tyme (Capitola CA), Martin Ranch Winery (Gilroy CA), Roudon-Smith Winery (Scotts Valley CA), Sarah’s Vineyard (Gilroy CA), Skov Winery (Scotts Valley CA), Sunlit Oaks (Gilroy CA), Sunlit Oaks Winery (Gilroy CA), Sycamore Creek (Morgan Hill CA)

Other venues
Don Quixote’s Music Hall (Felton CA), Kuumbwa Jazz Center (Santa Cruz, CA), The Woodshed (Los Gatos CA), Hidden Valley Music (Carmel CA), Corralitos Cultural Center (Corralitos CA), E3 Playhouse (Santa Cruz CA), Discretion Brewing (Santa Cruz CA), The Monkey House (Berkeley CA), Museum of Art/History (Santa Cruz CA), Post Office Saloon (Redding CA), Old City Hall (Redding CA), Vintage Wine Bar (Redding CA), Mission City Coffee (Santa Clara CA), Velo Rouge Cafe (San Francisco CA), The Clubhouse (San Luis Obispo CA), Gaslighter Theater (Gilroy CA), East Village (Monterey CA), Vintage Wine Bar (Redding CA), West Side Theater (Neuman CA)

Internet only
Michael Nesmith’s VideoRanch 3D (www.videoranch.com), Wild West Radio (wildwestradio.com)

Radio appearances
KPIG (Freedom CA) , KKUP (Cupertino CA), KSCO (Santa Cruz CA), KUSP (Santa Cruz CA), KVMR (Nevada City CA), KZSC (Santa Cruz CA)