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Last updated April 16, 2018  13:18 EDT

This is a list of all known performances by John Medeski, Billy Martin & Chris Wood. Shows below that have a time listed or a link to a source on were recorded. If you have a copy of any show not included here or a show that's not marked with green in the calendar, please email Tom or fill in the details in the form below.

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In the rightmost column, click on the number links to see the etree source records, s to jump to the show description or t to find recent torrents. Shows that are downloadable from the Live Music Archive have 'LMA' links. At the present time, MMW doesn't allow their shows to be hosted on LMA, but a number of shows where they were part of another band or were a guest for a song or more, are hosted there. For a complete list, go to Solo gigs on Live Music Archive.

Ticket stubs, posters & photos from the shows that confirm the date & venue are included below -- Just click on the thumbnails in the Artist column. 205 ticket stubs, 391 posters, 21 photos added, so far... If you have any that aren't listed here, please email Tom. < mmw AT twilightsw DOT com >

Submit any missing shows, corrections or comments here:
1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018

January 2013 6 7 8
April 2013 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 25 26 27
May 2013 24
June 2013 23 28 29 30
July 2013 2 4 5 6 7 9 10 11 12
August 2013 4 11 13
October 2013 31
November 2013 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 11 12 13 14 15 16 17

Date Artist Venue Setlist Time Links
Revolution Live, Fort Lauderdale, FLSet 1: Improv > The Lover > Open Improv > New Planet, Shackman*, Jelly Belly > Drum Solo, Chank#+; Set 2: Down The Tubes#, Little Walter Rides Again# > Open Improv# > Cachaça# > In Case The World Changes Its Mind#, Boozer Improv#^ > Fuck You Guys#; Encore: Amazing Grace#; * aka After The Onsen; # with John Scofield on guitar = MSMW!; + with extended ending; ^ with Tomorrow Never Knows quote and something else?; Pre Jam Cruise show!146:49 146:49 146:49 146:49 146:11 144:10124470 t 124471 t 124472 t 124474 t 124475 t 127076 t s
Medeski Scofield Martin & Wood, Jam Cruise 11, Fort Lauderdale, FLOne Set Only: Hanuman > Open Improv > Little Walter Rides Again > Down The Tubes, Bass Solo > Cat Creeps > A Go Go, Tootie Ma Is A Big Fine Thing, Drum Intro > Miles Behind, Heaven On Earth, Guitar Solo > Hey Joe, Hottentot > Guitar Outro128:33 128:33124476 t 124477 t s
Medeski Scofield Martin & Wood, Jam Cruise 11, Teatro Carlo Felice, MSC Poesia, At Sea (Fort Lauderdale -> Turks and Caicos)One Set Only: I Got A Woman, Boozer Improv > Down The Tubes > Heaven On Earth > Open Guitar Improv > In Case The World Changes Its Mind > Drum Solo > In Case The World Changes Its Mind#, Chank*, Guitar Intro > Julia, When The Saints Go Marching In+, Bubblehouse; # with Ivan Neville (keys); * with extended ending; + with Roosevelt Collier (lap steel guitar) & Nigel Hall (keys)105:07 105:07127077 t 127078 t s
Kirkland Performance Center, Kirkland, WA
4/18/2013MMWRoseland Theater, Portland, ORAcoustic Show; Set 1: Wig Wise, Open/Improv > Riffin' Ed, Ballade In C Minor 'Vergessene Seelen' > Seven Deadlies; Set 2: "Wild Instrument Jam"*, Open Intro > Doppler, Blue Pepper, Where's Sly?, Suspicious Minds; * with John on fujara; with Legalize It bassline near end of improvisation117:02 116:50 118:03124442 t 127081 t 127082 t s
4/19/2013MMWNapa Valley Opera House, Napa, CAAcoustic Show; Set 1: Open Improv > Hip Chops > Open Improv > Improv > Improv, Old Wyne; Set 2: "Melodiccordian Shuffle", Ballade In C Minor - 'Vergessene Seelen' > Drum Solo, "Wild Instrument Jam"* > Legalize It, Suspicious Minds; * with John on fujara107:20124443 t s
4/20/2013MMWMondavi Center, Jackson Hall, Davis, CASet 1: Open Improv > Improv > Improv > Improv > Intro Improv > Unknown Tune (?) > Unknown Tune/Improv(?) > Drum Solo; Set 2: Shacklyn Knights > Bass Solo, Last Chance To Dance Trance (Perhaps), Just Like I Pictured It, No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Heaven On Earth; with Joshua Light Show111:02124444 t s
4/21/2013MMWKnitting Factory, Reno, NV
4/22/2013MMWGreat American Music Hall, San Francisco, CAAcoustic Show; Set 1: Nostalgia In Times Square/Angel Race (I'll Wait For You) > Open Improv > Improv > Improv > Piano Solo/Unknown Tune(?) > Doppler; Set 2: "Melodiccordian Shuffle", Acht O'Clock Rock, Ballade In C Minor 'Vergessene Seelen' > Everyday People, Night Marchers; Encore: Olde Wyne108:39124448 t s
4/23/2013MMWGreat American Music Hall, San Francisco, CAAcoustic Show; Set 1: Bass Intro > 1969, Open Improv > Seven Deadlies, Wiggly's Way; Set 2: Blue Pepper, Open Improv > Improv > Improv >, What'd I Say > Drum Solo, Amber Gris, Agmatia, Illmoan; Encore: Suspicious Minds122:19124464 t s
4/25/2013MMWSunset Center, Carmel, CA
4/26/2013MMWRoyce Hall, UCLA, Los Angeles, CAAcoustic Set 1; Electric Set 2: Big Time, Improv, Just Like I Pictured It, Bone Digger, I Wanna Ride You, Drums, Dracula, Unknown; Encore: Moti Mo; not verified
4/27/2013MMWBelly Up, Solana Beach, CA
5/24/2013MMWSummer Camp Music Festival, Chillicothe, ILOne Set Only: Coconut Boogaloo, Spy Kiss, Gonzo, Illmoan, Drum Solo > Night Marchers, Walk Back, Heaven On Earth62:50 62:50 61:29127083 t 127084 t t s
Solid Sound Festival, North Adams, MAOne Set Only: Sugar Craft > Unknown/Improv(?), Pappy Check#, Shackman#*, Felic+ > Henduck+, Hate It Here+^; Encore: Heaven On Earth+; # with David Hedalgo - guitar (electric on Pappy Check; acoustic on Shackman); * with Marc Ribot - electric guitar; + with Nels Cline - electric guitar; ^ with Jeff Tweedy - vocals73:00 73:10 73:10126745 t 126743 t 126744 t s
6/28/2013MMWLungomare Nazario Sauro, Bari, Italy
6/29/2013MMWTeatro Romano di Fiesole, Fiesole, Italy
6/30/2013MMWTollhaus, Karlsruhe, Germany
7/2/2013MMWFestival Lent, Maribor, Slovenia
7/4/2013MMWLa Defense Jazz Festival, Paris, France
7/5/2013MMWFestival Rigas Ritmi, Congress Hall, Riga, Latvia
7/6/2013MMWPlaça De Jaume I, Barcelona, Spain
7/7/2013MMWArcub Open Air Jazz Festival, Bucharest, Romania
7/9/2013MMWNew Morning, Paris, France
7/10/2013MMWBohemia Jazz Fest, Old Town Square, Prague, Czech RepublicOne Set Only: Baby Goats, The Lover, Agmatia, Your Lady, Jelly Belly, Just Like I Pictured It, Blue Pepper, Big Time0:80:30u
7/11/2013MMWCopenhagen Jazz Festival, Islands Brygge, Jazz By The Sea, Copenhagen, Denmark
7/12/2013MMWNorth Sea Jazz Festival, Congo Stage, Rotterdam, NetherlandsOne Set Only: Big Time > Chantes Des Femmes > Doppler > Open Improv > Henduck, Illmoan > Drum Solo > Blue Pepper, Suspicious Minds73:52128621 t s
8/4/2013MMWRed Butte Garden Amphitheatre, Salt Lake City, UTOne Set Only: Blue Pepper, Big Time > Just Like I Pictured It, Nostalgia In Times Square/Angel Race > Drum Solo > Heaven On Earth, Baby Goats > Spy Kiss, Little Walter Rides Again#, Fuck You Guys#; Encore: A Go Go#; # with John Scofield (guitar); Co-billed with John Scofield's Uberjam98:25127085 t s
8/11/2013MMWWorms: Jazz & Joy, Worms, Germany
8/13/2013MMWTime in Jazz Festival, Berchidda, Italy
10/31/2013MMWSalzberger Jazz-Herbst, Salzberg, Austria
11/1/2013MMWTampere Jazz Happening, Old Customs House Hall - Tullikamarin Klubi, Tampere, FinlandOne Set Only: Henduck, Big Time, Baby Clams, Rebirth, Lonely Avenue, Blue Pepper, I Wanna Ride You; not verified
11/3/2013MMWTeatro Jovellanos, Gijon, Spain
11/4/2013MMWTeatro Rosalia de Castro, La Coruna, Spain
11/5/2013MMWTeatro Campos Eliseos, Bilbao, Spain
11/6/2013MMWEspace Culturel Andre Malraux, Toulon, France
11/7/2013MMWMoods, Zurich, Switzerland
11/8/2013MMWMiejskie Centrum Kultury, Bydgoszcz, Poland
11/9/2013MMWKlub Zak, Gdansk, Poland
11/11/2013MMWBrucknerhaus, Linz, Austria
11/12/2013MMWForum Leverkusener, Leverkusen, GermanyPartial(?) Show: 1969 > Open Improv > Seven Deadlies > Improv > Seven Deadlies, Riffin' Ed > Drum Solo, Amber Gris, Sweet Pea Dreams, Nostalgia In Times Square/Angel Race (I'll Wait For You); Encore: Suspicious Minds30:58 51:19 57:35127086 t 127087 t t s
11/13/2013MMWTivoli, Utrecht, NetherlandsOne Set Only: Improv > Improv > Improv > Spy Kiss, Shacklyn Knights > "Melodiccordian Shuffle", Lonely Avenue > Drum Solo, Amish Pintxos, Partido Alto, Fuck You Guys; Encore: Shackman
11/14/2013MMWNasjonal Jazzscene, Victoria, Oslo, Norway
11/15/2013MMWRonnie Scott's Jazz Club, London, EnglandEarly Show: Agmatia, Improv, The Lover, Baby Goats, Shackman, Chinoiserie, Suspicious Minds; Encore: Hey Joe; Late Show: Wonton, Just Like I Pictured It, Jelly Belly21:08 94:57127092 t 127093 t s
11/16/2013MMWRonnie Scott's Jazz Club, London, England
11/17/2013MMWTeatro Zancanaro, Sacile, Italy

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These pages were created and are maintained by Tom Luhrs. I have no affiliation with MMW other than being a huge fan. Thanks again to MMW for allowing their music to be taped and shared by us all. Thanks also to duggy, moniker, Bill Mulvey (mmwarchives) and RLBayers for various setlist corrections. And, additional thanks go to Drew, Mike, Will, Duffy, Scott, Jamie, Robert, Pat, Derek, David, Mark, Jason, Lance and Matt for the ticket stubs & posters. The information listed here is for personal use only and may not be distributed in any manner without written permission. ©Tom Luhrs, 2007-2018