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tour schedule 2005-2014



 
Date          City Venue
Oct 11, 2014 Las Vegas Rock and Roll Wine Festival - Tickets
Sep 28, 2014 Tempe, AZ Summer Ends Music Festival - Tickets
Sep 27, 2014 Portland, OR Project Pabst - Tickets
Sep 21, 2014 Byers, CO Riot Fest - Tickets
Sep 20, 2014 Anaheim, CA Jacks 9 The Show - Tickets
Sep 12, 2014 Telluride, CO Telluride Blues and Brews Festival - Tickets
Sep 11, 2014 Santa Fe, NM Santa Fe Community Convention Center - Tickets
July 19, 2014 Pemberton, British Columbia Pemberton Music Festival - Tickets
July 9, 2014 Lansing, Michigan Common Ground Festival - Tickets
July 6, 2014 Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Ottawa Cisco Systems Blues Festival - Tickets
July 5, 2014 Toronto, Ontario, Canada Toronto Urban Roots Festival - Tickets
July 3, 2014 Montreal, Quebec, Canada Montreal Jazz Festival - Tickets
June 21, 2014 Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain Azkena Rock Festival - Tickets
June 19, 2014 Brussels, Belgium Ancienne Belgique - AB - Tickets
June 18, 2014 London, England Troxy - Tickets
June 16, 2014 Athens, Greece Stage Volume 1 - Tickets
May 24, 2014 George, WA Sasquatch Festival - Tickets
May 11, 2014 Atlanta, GA Shaky Knees Music Festival, Atlantic Station - Tickets
May 10, 2014 Gulfport, MS Gulfport Music Festival - Tickets
May 4, 2014 Tampa, FL Big Guava Music Festival - Tickets
May 3, 2014 Plano, TX Suburbia Music Festival - Tickets
Sat.Jan 4, '14 Busselton, Western Australia Southbound Festival
Thurs.Jan 2, '14 Byron Bay, NSW The Falls Music and Arts Festival

Tues.Dec 31, '13 Lorne The Falls Music and Arts Festival
Mon.Dec 30, '13 Marion Bay, Tasmania The Falls Music and Arts Festival
Nov 14, '13 New York, NY Roseland Ballroom - Tickets
All tickets purchased for the Sep. 12th Rumsey Playfield will be honored.
Sep 14, '13 Chicago, IL Riot Fest - Tickets
Sep 12, '13 New York, NY Rumsey Playfield - Tickets
May 9,'13 Napa, CA Napa Valley Expo - Bottle Rock Festival 
April 20,'13 Indio, CA Empire Polo Club - Coachella
April 13, '13 Indio, CA Empire Polo Club - Coachella
October 13,'07 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Casino
October 12,'07 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Casino
October 6,'07 Washington DC RFK Stadium
October 5,'07 Norfolk, VA Norva Theater
August 11, '07 South Africa Velodrome, CT
August 10, '07 South Africa The Dome JHB
August 9, '07 RSA (South Africa) Eoppikoppi Festival
August 4, '07 San Francisco, CA Fillmore
August 3, '07 Del Mar, CA Race Track
August 1, '07 Anaheim, CA House of Blues
July 29, '08 Ventura, CA Majestic Ventura Theater
July 28, '07 Los Angeles, CA Bet Tzedek Justice Ball (www.thejusticeball.org)

July 27, '07 Las Vegas, NV Hard Rock Hotel
July 20, '07 Baltimore, Maryland Power Plant Live
July 13, '07 Louisville, KY 4th Street Live
July 12, '07 Detroit, MI Royal Oak Music Theatre
July 11, '07 Columbus, OH Promowest Pavilion
July 10, '07 Cincinnati, OH Moonlight Gardens at Coney Island Park
July 7, '07 Council Bluffs, IA Harrah's Stir Cove
July 6, '07 North Kansas City, USA Voodoo Lounge
July 5,'07 Calgary, Canada Calgary Stampede, Flames Central
July 4, '07 Denver, CO Red Rocks


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June 30, '07 Chigago, IL Durty Nellies SOLD OUT
June 28, '07 Milwaukee, WI Summerfest
June 23, '07 Brooklyn, NY Warsaw
June 22, '07 Brooklyn, NY Warsaw
June 21, '07 Buffalo, NY Lafayette Square
June 16, '07 Chicago, IL Q101 Block Party (cancelled)


May 26, '07 Seville, Spain Territorios Festival
May 24, '07 Milan, Italy Rolling Stone
May 23, '07 Rimini, Italy Velvet
May 22, '07 Rome, Italy Alpheus
May 20, '07 Malaga, Spain Teatro Cervantes
May 18, '07 Lyon, France Nuits Sonores Festival
Hi Fans, 

We are proud to announce that the Horns of Dilemma will feature legendary
saxman Dick Parry on the upcoming European tour. Dick is most well known
for his work with Pink Floyd on "Dark Side of the Moon" and "Wish You Were
Here." Come and check it out.

-Brian Ritchie
RIAN RITCHIE
May 5, 07 Sydney, Australia Chado-the Way of Tea-Sydney
547 Bourke Street in Surry Hills. Corner of Bourke
and Phelps.

Brian Tairaku Ritchie - Inaugural Shakuhachi Performance
Honkyoku (Japanese Zen Music) 3 PM. FREE!
Feb 17 '07 Wyong Leagues Club
Feb 16 '07 Revesby Workers Club
Feb 15 '07 Rouse Hill Mean Fiddler
Feb 14 '07 Sydney
Mona Vale Hotel
Feb 11 '07 Hobart, Tasmania Moorilla Winery
Feb 9 '07 Townsville Bombay Rock
Feb 8 '07 Brisbane The Tivoli
Feb 7 '07 Byron Bay Gt.Northern
Feb 6 '07 Byron Bay Gt.Northern
Feb 4 '07 Perth BDO
Feb 3 '07 Perth Swan Valley Blues & Roots Festival
Feb 2 '07 Adelaide BDO
Feb 1 '07 Melbourne Corner Hotel
Jan 31 '07 Melbourne Corner Hotel (SOLD OUT)
Jan 28 '07 Melbourne BDO
Jan 27 '07 Workers Club Shell Harbour
Jan 25 '07 Sydney, Australia BDO
Jan 24 '07 Sydney, Australia Sydney Festival Becks Bar (SOLD OUT)
Jan 21 '07 Gold Coast, Australia BDO
Jan 19 '07 Auckland, New Zealand  BDO
Jan 18 '07 Auckland, New Zealand  Big Day In
Dec 31, 06 Orange County, CA Orange County New Year's Eve
Dec 30, 06 Tucson, AZ Rialto Theater
Dec 29, 06 Tempe, AZ The Marquee
Dec 28, 06 San Francisco, CA The Fillmore w/True West
Nov 29 '06 Paris, France POPBERCEY w/Louise Attaque
Nov 27 '06 London, England Shepards Bush Empire
Nov 24 '06 Coimbra, Portugal Pavilhao Academino FNAC Ticketline
Nov 23 '06 Lisbon, Portugal Coliseu dos Recreios FNAC Ticketline
Nov 22 '06 Porto, Portugal Sala Batalha FNAC Ticketline
Nov 19 '06 Barcelona Razzmatazz (Tickets)
Nov 18 '06 Bilbao Fever (Tickets)
Nov 17 '06 Madrid Joy (Tickets)
Nov 16 '06 Valencia Cormorane (Tickets)
Dr Eugene Chadbourne joins Violent Femmes Feb 2006 in Europe
Mr. Richard Parry (Pink Floyd) will join the Horns of Dilemma European tour in November, 2006
Oct 14 '06 Uncasville, CT The Mohegan Sun Casino
Oct 13 '06 Brooklyn,NY Warsaw
Oct 6 '06 Baton Rouge, LA Rocknrounge (cancelled)
Sept 23 '06 Columbia, MO Blue Note
Sept 22 '06 Council Bluffs, IA Harrah's Casino
Sept 21 '06 Kansas City, MO Harrah's Casino
Sept 10 '06 Charleston, SC Center Stage at The Plex
Sept 9 '06 Greensboro, NC Go Downtown
Sept 2 '06 Washington D.C. 930 Club
Sept 1 '06 Baltimore, MD Ram's Head Live
 
Aug 31 '06 Seaside Heights, NJ The Green Room
Aug 30 '06 Atlantic City, NJ House of Blues
Aug 28 '06 Ocean City, MD Seacrets
Aug 27 '06 Virginia Beach, VA East Coast Surfing Championship
Aug 26 '06 Salem, OR Oregon Humane Society w/ Cake
Aug 19 '06 Irvine, CA
Verizon Amphitheater w/Def Lepard, Journey, Cheap Trick
Aug 13 '06 Chattanooga, TN Between the Bridges Fest
Aug 12 '06 Richmond, VA Canceled Tiki Bobs  Canceled
Aug 5 '06 Sheboygan, WI Brat Festival
Aug 4 '06 Chicago Lollapalooza - Grant Park
(main South Side Stage, 7:30)
Violent Femmes lead new acts announced
in Lola Neswletter
Aug 3 '06 Buffalo, NY Thursday At The Square
 
July 29 '06 Anaheim (Disneyland), CA House of Blues
July 28 '06 Del Mar, CA Del Mar Race Track
July 27 '06 Ventura, CA Ventura Theater
July 22 '06 Milwaukee, WI Festa Italiana (Miller Stage)
July 15 '06 Santa Fe, NM Paolo Soleri Amphitheatre Tickets are available at the Santa Fe Box office at the Lensic.  505-988-1234 or online at www.ticketssantafe.org or tickets.com.
July 12 '06 WAUSAU, WI Marathon Park w/Better Than Ezra
July 8 '06 Las Vegas, NV South Coast Casino Pool Party
July 2 '06 San Jose, CA Day on the Meadow
July 1 '06 Pittsburgh, PA Point State Park Band shell 
 
June 24 '06 Kilkenny, Ireland Nowian Park w/ Bob Dylan
June 22 '06 London, UK O2 Wireless Festival at Hyde Park
June 9 '06 Istanbul, Turkey Efes Pilsen One Love Festival
June 7 '06 Brussels, Belgium Ancienne Belgique
June 5 '06 Saint Hippolyte, France El Castell Embruixat
June 3 '06 Barcelona, Spain Primavera Sound
June 1 '06 Bologna Italy Estragon Bosound Rocker Festival
 
May 30 '06 Bergen Norway Nattjazz Festival, sardinen USF
 
May 27 '06 Milwaukee, WI Summerfest Grounds
    Opening of New Miller Stage - Free Show
May 26 '06 Minneapolis, MN First Avenue
May 19 '06 Dallas, TX Gilley's Dallas
May 18 '06 Austin, TX Stubbs BBQ
May 17 '06 Houston, TX Numbers
May 16 '06 Mcallen, TX Metropolis Club
May 6 '06 Lincolnshire, IL Cubby Bear North
May 5 '06 Chicago, IL Cubby Bear SOLD OUT
May 4 '06 Louisville, KY Churchill Downs
 
March 18 '06 Carrabassett Valley, ME Sugarloaf/USA
March 12 '06 Indianapolis, IN The Vogue
March 11 '06 Royal Oak, MI Royal Oak Music Theatre
March 10 '06 Columbus, OH LC Pavilion (formerly the Promo West Pavilion)
March 9 '06 Cleveland, OH House of Blues
 
March 8 '06 Toronto Canada Massey Hall w/ special guest Shane Koyczan
 
March 1 '06 Oslo, Norway Brian Tairaku Ritchie Shakuhachi Club
featuring: Tairaku [Shakuhachi], John Sparrow [Percussion], Jeff "Jazz" Hamilton [Bass]
At: KampenJazz @ Kampen Bistro, Bøgata 21
 
Feb 28 '06 Oslo, Norway Rockefeller
Feb 26 '06 London, UK Shepherds Bush Empire
Feb 25 '06 Dublin, Ireland Vicar St.
Feb 24 '06 Galway, Ireland Roisin Dubh
Feb 23 '06 Limerick, Ireland Trinity Rooms
Feb 21 '06 Cork, Ireland Savoy
Feb 19 '06 Athens, Greece Club 22
Feb 18 '06 Athens, Greece Club 22
Feb 17 '06 Thessaloniki, Greece Principal Club
 
Feb 5 '06 Arcata, CA Humboldt University
Feb 4 '06 Stockton, CA Bob Hope Theater
Feb 3 '06 San Francisco, CA The Filmore
Feb 2 '06 Santa Cruz, CA Catalyst
Feb 1 '06 Los Angeles, CA House of Blues
 
 
Dr Eugene Chadbourne join's Violent Femmes Feb 2006 in USA & Europe
 
Jan 31 '06 San Diego, CA House of Blues
Jan 31 '06 San Diego, CA University Calf San Diego - Noon - 1 PM Show
Jan 29 '06 Tempe, Az Marquee Theatre
Jan 28 '06 Tucson, Az Rialto Theatre
 
Dec 31 '05 Orange County, CA Orange County New Year's Eve - Orange County Fair Grounds
Dec 17 '05 Kenosha, WI The Brat Stop
Dec 10 '05 Baltimore, MD Rams Head Live
Dec 9 '05 Norfolk, VA the NorVa
Dec 4 '05 Atlanta, GA Tabernacle
 
Nov 4-5 '05 Johannesburg, South Africa Sun dome
 
Oct 31 '05 Green Bay, WI Halloween Bash at Oneida Casino
Oct 29 '05 Charlotte, NC Dixie's parking lot
Oct 22 '05 Arcadia, CA Santa Anita Race Track
Oct 8 '05 Columbia, Mo The Blue Note
Oct 7 '05 Kansas City, MO Madrid Theater
 
Sept 25 '05 Minneapolis, MN Target Center
    "Restoring the Rhythm" - Hurricane Katrina Benefit Concert
 
Sept 10 '05 Chicago, IL Guinness Oysterfest, Wicker Park on Division from Damen to Wood
Sept 4 '05 Turin, NY moe.down.festival
 
Aug 27 '05 Baltimore, MD Power Plant Live
Aug 26 '05 Virginia Beach, VA East Coast Surfing Championship
Aug 25 '05 Charlottesville, VA Charlottesville Pavilion
Aug 20 '05 Providence, RI McFadden's - (Out Doors)
Aug 19 '05 Columbus, OH The Lodge Bar - (Out doors)
Aug 13 '05 Spokane, WA The Big Easy Spokane
Aug 12 '05 Portland, OR Bite of Oregon
Aug 11 '05 Boise, ID The Big Easy Boise
Aug 10 '05 Seattle, WA Woodland Park Zoo
Aug 8 '05 Sacramento, CA Empire
Aug 6 '05 Saratoga, CA The Mountain Winery
Aug 5 '05 Del Mar, CA Del Mar Race Track
Aug 4 '05 Las Vegas, NV House of Blues
Aug 3 '05 Anaheim, CA House of Blues Disneyland
Aug 2 '05 Hollywood, CA Amoebae Music - Hollywood. In store at 7 p.m.
 
July 30 '05 Glenview, Il GlenFest 2005, 8PM, Corner of Aviator and Tower Drives
July 16 '05 Raleigh, NC Raleigh Downtown Live
July 15 '05 Duluth, MN GreenMan Festival
July 14 '05 Fargo, ND Playmakers
 
July 6 '05 Milwaukee, WI SummerFest
July 5 '05 Minneapolis, MN First Avenue
 
July 2 '05 Quebec Province Canada Woodstock en Beauce
 
June 30 '05 Louisville, KY Fourth Street Live
June 29 '05 Fort Wayne, IN Piere's
June 17 '05 Cincinnati, OH Mc Fadens - (Out doors)
 
June 14 '05 San Francisco, CA Brian Tairaku Ritchie - A Performance of Shakuhachi
    At the Suginami Aikikai Aikido Dojo, 8pm
 
June 11 '05 San Francisco, CA Black + White Ball - Bill Gram Civic Center
June 10 '05 Jacksonville, OR Britt Pavilion
June 5 '05 Morrison, CO Red Rocks w/ The Pixies
June 4 '05 Aspen, CO Belly Up
 
May 28 '05 Las Vegas, NV Club Rubber, Las Vegas
May 27 '05 San Bernardino, CA Orange Pavilion National Orange Event Center
 
May 21 '05 Milwaukee, WI Club Garibaldi - Brian Tairaku Ritchie Performing on Shakuhachi
    Benefit for 'Bad Wheel' Grizz
 
April 30 '05 Baltimore, MD The Quad @ UMBC - ALL AGES
April 29 '05 Madison, WI University of Wisc - ALL AGES
April 26 '05 Salt Lake City, UT University of Utah - ALL AGES
April 23 '05 Stateline, NV Caesars Tahoe
April 22 '05 Santa Barbara, CA Atlantis Arena At Earl Warren - ALL AGES
April 20 '05 Edmond, OK University of Central Oklahoma
 
April 15 - Milwaukee, WI Art Opening featuring the paintings of Brian Ritchie
- May 7   DIAMOND INK GALLERY 218 S. 2nd St. 414.276.3729
    Celebrating Milwaukee Musicians April 15-May 7. Debuting Mark Winter's musical sculpture and works by Dennis Flemion (Frogs), Mike Fredrickson (Mosleys), Brian Ritchie (Violent Femmes), Stephen Schneider (Colour Radio). Guitarists Steve Draeger, Jim Eanelli, Peder Hedman and bassist Fred Fisher. Gallery Night April 15-16 Friday 5 to 11pm and Saturday 10am to 5pm.
 
March 2005 Australia & New Zealand Tour Click for more information
 
Feb 11 '05 Milwaukee, WI Benefit for Sri Lankan Tsunami Victims
 
    Brian Tairaku Ritchie will perform on Shakuhachi, Japanese Bamboo Flute.
    Come hear the soothing sounds of centuries old Japanese Zen Music amongst a plethora of Buddhist and Hindu Art, Sculpture, Gongs and Furniture.
 
    Suggested donation: $10
     
    Charity: Ceyline Shipping Ltd. - Tsunami Relief Fund
     
    Account No: 001-214519-026, Swift Code: MRMDUS33
    Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation
    New York, USA
     
    Friday February 11th. 8:00 PM
     
    Artasia Gallery
    (414) 220-4292
    159 N Broadway
 
Feb 4 '05 Milwaukee, WI Pabst Theater
    Sri Lanka Tsunami Disaster Relief Concert