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dates

Full Band (our only 2014 dates)

Sep. 13, 2014-Pendleton, OR- Great Pacific Wine and Coffee Co. 403 South Main Street  97801 (541) 276-1350

Sep. 18, 2014- Portland, OR- Kenton Club

Willy’s Book Tour for “The Free”

Come on and set a spell. Let ol’ Willy tell you a story.

Jan 28 @ 6:30pm : The Gutter Bookshop, Dublin (Willy to be interviewed by Roddy Doyle)
Jan 29 @ 7:00pm : No Alibis @ Ulster Museum, Belfast (Willy to be interviewed by Glenn Patterson)
Jan 30 @ 7:00pm : Rough Trade East, London (Willy to be interviewed by Sarah Hall)
Jan 31 @ 7:00pm : Manchester Lit Festival, Anthony Burgess Foundation
Feb 4 : Powell’s Books, Portland, OR
Feb 5 : Elliott Bay Book Co., Seattle, WA
Feb 6 : Third Place Books, Lake Forest Park, WA
Feb 7 : Bloomsbury Books, Ashland, OR
Feb 8 @ 7:00pm : Green Apple Books, San Francisco, CA
Feb 9 @ 7:00pm : Book Passage, San Francisco, CA
Feb 10 @ 6:30pm : Sundance Bookstore, Reno, NV
Feb 11 @ 7:00pm : The King’s English Bookshop, Salt Lake City, UT
Feb 12 @ 7:30pm : The Tattered Cover, Denver, CO
Feb 13 @ 6:00pm : Rediscovered Books, Boise, ID
Feb 18: BookCourt, Brooklyn, NY http://bookcourt.com/events/willy-Vlautin
Feb 19 : Parnassus Books, Nashville, TN
Feb 20 @ 6:00pm : Square Books / Thacker Mountain, Oxford, MS
Feb 23 : Hood River Library, Hood River, OR
Feb 25 @ 6:30pm : Village Books / Chuckanut Radio Hour, Bellingham, WA
Feb 26 : Orca Books, Olympia, WA
Feb 27 : AWP Conference, Seattle, WA
Feb 28 : Auntie’s Bookstore, Spokane, WA
Mar 1 : Live Wire! Radio, Portland, OR
Mar 4 : Oregon City Library, Oregon City, OR
Mar 12 : Deschutes Library, Bend, OR
Mar 15 @ 5:00 : Sunriver Books, Sunriver, OR
Mar 18 : Broadway Books, Portland, OR
Mar 26 : Vroman’s Bookstore, Pasadena, CA
Mar 27 : The Last Bookstore, Los Angeles, CA Date Change
Mar 30 : The Hotel Cafe, Hollywood, CA Canceled

Wednesday, April 16 -7:00pm Left Bank Books in St. Louis, Missouri. http://www.left-bank.com/event/willy-vlautin-free

Thursday, April 17 –5:30PM reading and then screening of The Motel Life film at 6:00PM @ the Ragtag Cinema, Columbia, Missouri. Introduction before and Q&A after film with Willy. http://www.ragtagcinema.org/

Friday, April 18 –12:00 pm reading at Missouri River Regional Library (through Downtown Book & Toy) in Jefferson City, Missouri. http://bookandtoy.net/index.php?page_id=events&eventID=132

Friday, April 18-5:00pm in-store performance as part of Record Store Day promotion at Euclid Records in St. Louis, Missouri at 5:00PM. www.euclidrecords.com 

Saturday, April 19 – 3:00 pm Reading at Boxcar Books http://www.boxcarbooks.org/News

Sunday, April 20 –6:30 pm The Motel Life film screening at the Indiana University Cinema. Introduction before and Q&A after film with Willy.  http://www.cinema.indiana.edu/?post_type=film&p=6314

Old Dates

Jan 8 -Portland, OR  Willy & Dan opening for Patterson Hood at Doug Fir 9pm

2013

Oct. 20 – Portland, OR – Al’s Den with Luther Russell 7pm
Oct. 5 – Portland, OR – Aladdin Theater 7pm. RF plays after being inducted into the Oregon Music Hall of Fame. Quarterflash and The Kingsmen headline.

Sept. 4 – Portland, OR – Doug Fir Lounge 9pm part of MFNW
July 20 – Portland, Oregon – PDX Pop Now! festival 7pm

Richmond Fontaine Acoustic Residency at Al’s Den
RF ends its hiatus with a week long acoustic fest at the Crystal Hotel here in Portland

All shows 7-10pm
May 5 – Richmond Fontaine with special guest Mike Coykendall 
May 6 – RF featuring Paul Brainard
May 7 – RF w/Paul Brainard and special guest Piecost
May 8 – RF w/ special guest Kelly Blair Bauman and a reading by author Patrick deWitt backed by RF
May 9 – RF w/ special guest Herman Jolly from Sunset Valley and Buzzyshyface
May 10 -RF w/ special guest Alexa Wiley and a reading by Tim Sproul backed by RF
May 11 – RF w/ special guest Freddy Trujillo

Richmond Fontaine Duo
May 29 – Roscrea, Ireland – Leap Castle
May 31 – Listowel, Ireland – Writers week afternoon reading and evening performance
June 1 – Drammen, Norway – Working Class Hero Festival - gig
June 2 –  Drammen, Norway – Working Class Hero Festival – spoken word
June 3 – Oslo, Norway – Mono http://www.cafemono.no
Richmond Fontaine
June 13 – Portland, OR – Dante’s w/ Ian Moore and the Lossy Coils
March 11 – Portland, OR – Secret Society - Willy opening for Rick Bass & Stellarondo
*2012
May 31 – San Francisco, City Lights Books  Willy reading and playing with Barry Gifford 7pm

Richmond Fontaine Acoustic Tour (duo)
May 1 – Winchester – The Railway  #
May 2 – York – Duchess of York  #
May 3 – Bury – The Met #
May 4 – Kilkenny – Kilkenny Roots Festival @
May 5 – Kilkenny – Kilkenny Roots Festival @
May 6 – Belfast – Catherdal Arts Festival  @
May 7 – London – Cecil Sharp House #
May 8 – Newcastle – The Cluny 2 #

# with Richard Buckner and Peter Bruntnell
@ with Richard Buckner only
All other dates headline with local support

March 8 – Leicester – The Musician
March 9 – Tingewick – Village Hall
March 10 – Edinburgh – HMV Picturehouse *
March 11 – Liverpool – Academy *
March 12 – Bristol – Academy *
March 13 – Dublin – Button Factory *
March 14 – Belfast – Spring and Airbrake *
March 15 – Dundalk – Spirit Store
March 16 – Cologne – Die Kantine *
March 17 – Berlin – The Lido *
March 18 – Hamburg – Greuspan *
March 19 – Guildford – Crypt Bar, Angel Hotel
March 20 – Cardiff – Ten Feet Tall
March 21 – Bath – Chapel Arts Centre
March 22 – Zagreb – Mali Pogon, Tvornica Kulture
March 23 – Belgrade – Gun Club
March 24 – Vienna – Haus der Musik

*2011

Richmond Fontaine, full band
Oct 19 – Cadiz, ES –  Edificio Constitución 1812
Oct 20 – Murcia, ES – 12 y 1/2
Oct 21 – Santander, ES – black bird
Oct 22 – Vigo, ES – la iguana
Oct 23 – Madrid, ES – siroco
Oct 25 – Freiburg, DE – Cafe Atlantik w/ 22 Pistepirkko
Oct 26 – Leipzig, DE – Ilses Erika
Oct 27 – Munster, DE – Gleis 22 w/Pistepirkko
Oct 28 – Bremen, DE – MS Treue
Oct 29 – Berlin, DE – White Trash
Oct 30 – Svendborg, DK – Kulturhus
Oct 31 – Norderstedt, DE – Music Star
Nov 1 – Copenhagen, DK – KB18
Nov 2 – Malmo, SE – KB
Nov 3 – Stockholm, SE – Debaser Slussen
Nov 4 – Dublin, IE – Workman’s Club Dublin
Nov 5 – Cork, IE – Cyprus Ave
Nov 6 – Kilkenny, IE – Cleere’s
Nov 7 – Belfast, UK – Empire
Nov 8 – Galway, IE – Roisin Dubh
Nov 9 – Oslo, NO – Mono  (Willy and Dan duo show)  !!!!!!!!!!!!! had these backwards before
Nov 10 – Trondheim, NO – Credo (Willy and Dan duo show) !!!!!!!!!!!!! had these backwards before
Nov 11 – UK tbc
Nov 12 – Liverpool Americana UK Festival (Willy and Dan duo show)

Sept 8 – Portland, OR- Mississippi Studios, part of MFNW
Sept 10 – Portland, OR – Burnside Party @ Rontoms 6pm
Sept 15 – Manchester Academy 3
Sept 16 – Oxford – Bullingdon Arms
Sept 17 – Exeter – The Phoenix
Sept 18 – Winchester – SXSC Festival at the Railway
Sept 19 – Bristol – The Tunnels
Sept 20 – Sheffield – The Greystones
Sept 21 – Leeds – Brudenell Social Club
Sept 22 – Glasgow – Stereo
Sept 23 – Newcastle – Cluny
Sept 24 – Bedford – The Civic
Sept 25 – Nottingham – The Glee Club
Sept 26 – Norwich  – Arts Centre
Sept 27 – Scala, London. Richmond Fontaine perform “Post to Wire” and their new album “The High Country” in their entirety
Sept 28 – Antwerp – Twix
Sept 29 – Groningen, NL – Vera
Sept 30 – Oberhausen, DE – Druckluft
Oct 1 – Amsterdam – Paradiso
Oct 2 – Brighton – Coalition
Oct 6 – Seattle, WA – Sunset Tavern
Oct 7 – Portland, OR – Star Theater

July 18th HIT SINGLE “LOST IN THE TREES” RELEASES

Willy and Dan – Richmond Fontaine acoustic tour

July 19 – Galway Arts Festival – afternoon reading and evening show at the Roisin Dubh
July 20 – Winchester – The Railway – acoustic duo show
July 21 – Prince Charles Cinema, London – acoustic performance, followed by the new promo video and then Blue Velvet
July 22 – Port Eliot Festival – reading and acoustic performance http://www.porteliotfestival.com/
July 23 – Truck Festival – main stage in the afternoon http://www.thisistruck.com/
July 24 – Americana Summertyne Festival Gateshead/Newcastle – outdoor free music stage in the afternoon

Richmond Fontaine, full band
May 13 Seattle, WA @ The High Dive with Massy Ferguson
June 12   Portland Rose Festival 3:30pm Ro-Zone stage
June 22 Boise, ID.  Neurolux
June 23 Cedar City, Utah   Groovefest after hours
June 24 Salt Lake City, Utah    The State Room  638 South State Street
June 25 Cedar City, Utah   Groovefest  9:30pm
June 26th, Reno, NV Sundance Bookstore (Grand Opening Party) This is a free event @ 7pm www.sundancebookstore.com

Full Band

Apr 14 Portland, Or  @ Doug Fir Lounge  We are headlining this one but get there early for The Low Bones then Chris Marshall it’s his record release and then then RF

Willy – solo and reading tour
April 28 – Border Kitchen, Antwerp  –  reading with a little music
April 29 – Border Kitchen, Den Haag, NL  –  reading with a little music
May 1 – Roepaen, Ottersum, NL – afternoon – solo acoustic show  –  music only
May 6 – Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival Oh Yeah Centre, Gordan St., Belfast, Northern Ireland. Tickets www.cqaf.com  music and reading
May 7 – Rhythm & Blues night at Oosterpoort, Groningen, NL – music only

Feb 26 – Portland, OR @ Mississippi Studios Supporting the mighty Fernando and with super cool Massy Ferguson opening. 8:30 doors $10

*2010

Willy Reading
Dec 15 Portland, OR @ Powell’s Bookstore: Barry Gifford, Jim Nesbit, Willy and Paul do Jockey’s Xmas 7:30pm

Full Band
Dec 31 – New Year’s Eve, Portland OR @ Mt. Tabor Theater supporting the mighty Jerry Joseph & Jackmormons
Sept 10th – Portland, OR  Musicfest Northwest @ Berbati’s Pan
Oct 15th – Portland, OR  Satyricon Farewell Show w/ Fernando and Bingo

A couple of Willy’s Reading Dates and Acoustic Gig
August 16 – Peppers Theatre Edinburgh, Scotland (Willy reading with David Vann as a part of the Edinburgh literary festival)
August 17 – Ed Book Festival Willy playing acoustic gig @ the Unbound Stage 9pm
August 19 – HBC, Berlin, Germany  (Willy reading with Clemens Meyer celebrating the release of Lean on Pete in Germany)
July 31 – Portland, OR  Willy and Dan w/ Federale @ Mississippi Studios 9pm
Aug 7 – Portland, OR Full band @ Pickathon Fir Meadows Stage 1:45pm
Aug 8 – Portland, OR Full band @ Pickathon. Galaxy Barn 1pm.

Lean on Pete West Coast Book Tour
**Willy will be playing with Dan Eccles

May 3 – San Francisco Green Apple Books ** @ Edinburgh Castle
May 4 – Reno, NV reading @ Sundance Books 6:30 PM**
May 4 – Reno, NV Richmond Fontaine acoustic duo @ Ole Bridge Pub 9:00 PM**
May 5 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Sam Wellers 6:00 PM **
May 5 – Salt Lake City, UT Richmond Fontaine acoustic duo @ The State Room 9:00 PM **
May 6 – Denver, CO @ Tattered Cover
May 10 – Tucson, AZ @ Casa Libre 7:00 PM
May 11 – Pasadena, CA @ Vromans
May 12 – LA, CA @ Book Soup

Australian Tour Dates-
Sydney Writer’s Festival May 17-23

Willy and Dan Down Under Richmond Fontaine Acoustic Duo

Sydney
Thu 27, May – Brass Monkey, Cronulla
Fri 28, May – Notes, Newtown

Brisbane
Sat 29, May – Avid Reader (early evening instore)
Sat 29, May – Troubadour
Melbourne
Sun 30, May – East Brunswick Club

Northwest Summer Dates
June 10 – Portland @ Dantes with Kevn Kinney from Drivin’ N Cryin’ and Scott McCaughey
April 13 – Eugene, OR U of Oregon Bookstore (Willy reading)
April 17 – NYC Union Hall, Brooklyn, NY with Richard Buckner (this is a music only gig)
April 19 – NYC Powerhouse Arena, Brooklyn, NY (reading with Hannah Tinti)
April 21 – Boston, MA @ Brookline Booksmith (Willy reading)
April 27 – Portland, OR Powells (Willy reading)
April 28 – Seattle, WA Elliot Bay (Willy reading)
April 29 – Portland, OR Doug Fir Lounge, RF full band show with From Words To Blows and The Very Foundation
Feb 9 – Willy solo music and reading @ Roundhouse-London
Feb 10 – Willy solo music and reading @ Cardiff Arts Institute-Cardiff, Wales
Feb 11 – Willy solo music and reading @ The Victoria-Birmingham -http://www.wearecolour.com
Feb 12 – Willy solo music and reading @ Captains Rest-Glasgow  http://www.captainsrest.co.uk/

Full Band
Feb 14 – Oslo – Mono
Feb 15 – Stockholm – Bonden
Feb 16 – Gothenburg – Pustervik, Club Woody
Feb 17 – Malmo – KB
Feb 18 – Leipzig – UT Connewitz
Feb 19 – Geislingen – Rätsche
Feb 20 – Munster – Gleis 22
Feb 22 – Antwerp – Arensberg
Feb 23 – Leiden – QBUS double bill with Kevin Kinney
Feb 24 – Utrecht – Ekko
Feb 25 – Brighton – Hanbury Ballroom
Feb 26 – Tingewick (Buckingham) – Village Hall
Feb 27 – Winchester – Railway. We will play the album “Post to Wire”(plus a few) for one of the 2 Railway shows.
Feb 28 – Bury – The Met
March 1 – Cardiff –Clwb Ifor Bach
March 2 – Bristol – The Tunnel
March 3 – Leicester – Musician
March 4 – London – Bush Hall
March 5 – Matlock Bath – The Whitworth Centre, Station Road, Darley Dale, Matlock, DE4 2EQ near Sheffield/Nottingham
March 6 – Edinburgh – Cabaret Voltaire
March 7 – Aberdeen – The Tunnels
March 8 – Leeds – Brudenell Social Club.

Willy and Dan

March 10 – Galway – Rosin Dubh
March 11 – Limerick – Dolans
March 12 – Belfast – No Alibis Bookstore gig and reading http://www.noalibis.com/
March 13 – Dublin – Whelans (two shows 7:30 & 10:00
http://www.whelanslive.com/listings/
Dec 11 Portland- Dante’s. Our record release party with Dolorean and Michael Dean Damron. Mike D’s Birthday ta boot!
Jan 8  Seattle, Wa The High Dive CD Release show!
Dec 3 Dantes, Portland, Oregon Willy solo supporting John Doe
Thurs Oct 15   Cork – Cyprus Ave
Fri Oct 16   Galway – Kelly’s   canceled… RIP Amigo
Sat Oct 17   Dublin – Sugar Club
Sun Oct 18   Kilkenny – Cleeres
Mon Oct 19   Belfast – Empire
Wed Oct 21   Vienna – Vorstadt
Thur Oct 22   Zagreb – KSET
Fri  Oct 23  Villafranca di Verona, Italy – Arci Kroen
Sat Oct 24  Santarcangelo di Romagna (Rimini), Italy – Zoe Cafe’
Sun Oct 25   Zurich – El Lokal
Tues Oct 27   Madrid – El Sol
Wed Oct 28 – Valencia – Matisse
Fri Oct 30 – Bilbao – Kafe Antzokia
Sat Oct 31 – Barcelona (venue tbc)