Gretchen Peters and I are leaving soon for the 2012 Hello Cruel World Tour. We'll be traveling all over North America and also through England, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Germany and Holland, between now and June. If we get close to your town, I hope you'll come out and see us. Below is the tour schedule as it now stands. In the meantime, have a Happy New Year!

GRETCHEN PETERS (WITH BARRY WALSH) HELLO CRUEL WORLD TOUR 2012
January 8th-15th
Delbert McClinton's Sandy Beaches Cruise, St. Bart's, St. Kitts & Nevis, The Caribbean

January 22nd
CD Release Show *with special guests Barry Walsh & John Lester
Joe's Pub, New York, NY, USA

January 27th
CD Release Show *with special guests Barry Walsh, Doug Lancio, David Henry & John Gardner
The Rutledge, Nashville, TN, USA

January 28th
Blue Ridge Community Theater, Blue Ridge, GA, USA

February 1st
Tales From The Tavern, Santa Ynez, CA, USA

February 3rd
Acoustic Music San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA

February 4th
Zoey's, Ventura, CA, USA

February 6th
Freight & Salvage, Berkeley, CA, USA

February 7th
Don Quixote's, Felton, CA, USA

February 9th
The Palms Playhouse, Winters, CA, USA

February 11th
Alberta Rose Theater, Portland, OR, USA *with Martyn Joseph

February 12th
Treehouse Cafe, Bainbridge Island, WA, USA

February 16th
Susanna's Kitchen, Wimberley, TX, USA *with Kevin Welch & Jimmy LaFave

February 17th
Jefferson Freedom Cafe, Fort Worth, TX, USA *with special guest John Fullbright

February 18th
Cactus Cafe, Austin, TX, USA  *with John Fullbright & Jimmy LaFave

February 20th
Burning Bush Coffee House, Corpus Christi, TX, USA

February 21st
Dosey Doe, The Woodlands, TX, USA

February 23rd-24th
24th International Folk Alliance Conference, Memphis, TN, USA

March 1st
The Sage, Gateshead, UK

March 2nd
The Arc, Stockton on Tees, UK

March 3rd
The Met, Bury, UK

March 4th
The Arches, Glasgow, UK

March 5th
Buxton Opera House, Buxton, UK

March 7th
Robin 2, Bilston, UK

March 8th
Fibbers, York, UK

March 9th
Kelly's, Galway, Ireland

March 10th
Damer Court Hotel, Roscrea, Ireland

March 12th
Village Arts Centre, Kilworth, Ireland

March 13th
Whelan's, Dublin, Ireland

March 14th
Roe Valley Arts & Cultural Centre, Limavady, Northern Ireland, UK

March 15th
Errigle Inn, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

March 16th
Coliseum, Aberdare, UK

March 18th
The Assembly, Leamington Spa, UK

March 19th
Norwich Arts Centre, Norwich, UK

March 20th
Bush Hall, London, UK

March 21st
The Phoenix, Exeter, UK

March 23rd
Fabrik, Hamburg, Germany

March 24th
Crystal Club, Berlin, Germany

March 25th
Studio 672, Köln , Germany

March 27th
de Schalm, Westwoud, Netherlands

March 28th
Transvaria, Den Haag, Netherlands

March 29th
Paradiso, Amsterdam, Netherlands

March 30th
In The Woods, Lage Vuursche, Netherlands

March 31st
Muziekgebouw, Eindhoven, Netherlands

April 2nd
Komedia, Brighton, UK

April 3rd
The Apex, Bury St. Edmunds, UK

April 4th
The Stables, Milton Keynes, UK

April 5th
The Glee Club, Nottingham, UK

April 12th
Grand Valley Dale Ballroom, Columbus, OH, USA

April 13th
Old Town School Of Folk Music, Chicago, IL, USA

April 21st
Swallow Hill Music, Denver, CO, USA

April 22nd
Steve's Guitars, Carbondale, CO, USA

April 26th
Hugh's Room, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

April 27th
Blacksheep Inn, Wakefield, Quebec, Canada

April 28th
Le Petit Campus, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

May 4th
Eddie's Attic, Decatur, GA, USA

May 5th
Bowman House Concerts, Lawrenceville, GA, USA

May 8th
Seaside REP, Seaside, FL, USA

May 11th
Sandhill Stage at Prairie Creek Lodge, Gainesville, FL, USA

May 12th
Evening Of Story & Song, Fernandina Beach, FL, USA

May 23rd
Music City Roots, Nashville, TN, USA

June 15th
McDavid Studio at Bass Hall, Fort Worth, TX, USA

Upcoming shows

  • Sep 18
    Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity,  Banff,
     
  • Sep 19
    Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity,  Banff,
     
  • Sep 20
    Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity,  Banff,
     
  • Sep 21
    Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity,  Banff,
     
  • Sep 23
    Harvest Fair,  West Allis,