Tour Dates

NOTE: all gigs are performances by The Coal Porters UNLESS it specifically says “Sid Griffin” or “The Long Ryders”.


– The Long Ryders –

26th April 2017 (Wed) – The Long Ryders – The Chapel, San Francisco, CA
777 Valencia Street San Francisco, Ca.
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28th April 2017 (Fri) – The Long Ryders – Constellation Room, Santa Ana, CA 
Constellation Room, 3503 South Harbor Boulevard, Santa Ana, Ca.
Tickets –…

29th April 2017 (Sat) – The Long Ryders – The Roxy, West Hollywood, CA
The Roxy Theatre, 9009 West Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, Ca.
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30th April 2017 (Sun) – The Long Ryders – STAGECOACH 2017, Indio, CA
The Long Ryders to play STAGECOACH 2017
Tickets and full details at
The Long Ryders Play at 3:40 – 4:25pm on Sunday on the Palomino stage.
Stagecoach Festival 2017 - The Long Ryders

April 2017 (TBC) – MerleFest
Unfortunately The Long Ryders 2017 West Coast Tour clashes with next years MerleFest.
The Coal Porters very much hope to play MerleFest in 2018.


7th May (Sunday) – The Union Chapel, London
What’s Cookin’ Sunday Sessions
The Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, Islington, London, N1 2UN
The Coal Porters plus support
Doors 3.30pm (afternoon show!)
£10.00 advance / £12.00 door –

20th May (Saturday) – The Bath Festival (Sid Griffin appearance)
Bob Dylan: A Celebration
The Bath Festival celebrates the legend that is Bob Dylan, musician, lyricist and now also Nobel Prize Laureate! Join our Dylanologists for a gala evening of music and discussion – guests include David Hepworth, Sid Griffin, Justin Adams, CN Lester, Barb Jungr, Dorian Lynskey and Hajar Woodland.
Tickets: £20 / £18
Full details:…


2nd June (Friday) – The Greystones, Sheffield
The Greystones, Greystones Road, Sheffield S11 7BS – 0114 266-5599

3rd June (Saturday) – The Cluny, Newcastle
The Cluny, 36 Lime Street, Ouseburn, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE1 2PQ – 0191 230-4474

4th June (Sunday) – Wirral Folk On the Coast Festival, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
The Whitby Club, Dunkirk Road, Chester Lane, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire CH65 6QF
First set is 2:10 to 3pm at the Main Concert Hall
Second set is 3:55 to 4:40pm in the Oak Room!

25th June (Sunday) – American Museum In Britain, Bath – Sid Griffin Solo Show
American Museum In Britain, Claverton Manor, Bath, England, BA2 7BD
Show time – 2pm to 3pm – 01225 460 503
Entry to this Sid Solo show is free as a part of a Museum entry ticket on the day.


1st  July (Saturday) – Egerton Music Festival, Egerton, Kent  
Egerton Music Festival, Millennium Hall, Egerton, Kent TN27 9DS – 01233 756775


21st September (Thursday) – The Trades Club, Hebden Bridge

Hebden Bridge Trades Club, Homes Street, Hebden Bridge, West Yorks. HX7 8EE
01422 845265

23rd September (Saturday) – Ashcroft Arts Centre, New Forest
Ashcroft Arts Centre, Osborn Road, Fareham, Hants. PO16 7DX
01329 223100

28th September (Thursday) – The Square Tower, Portsmouth
The Square Tower, Broad Street, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO1 2ND – 07519505785

29th September (Friday) – The Old Mill, Llanidloes
The Old Mill Bar, High Street, Llanidloes, SY18 6BZ
01686 412 008

30th September (Saturday) – St. Donats Arts Centre, St. Donats, Wales
Tythe Barn, UWC Atlantic College, St. Donats Arts Centre, Llantwit Major, Vale of Glamorgan CF61 1WF – 01446799100


4th October (Wednesday) – The Music Room, Liverpool Philharmonic
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Hope Street, Liverpool L1 9BP – 0151 7093789

5th October (Thursday) – Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow
Centre for Contemporary Arts, 350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JD
0141 352 4900 –…

8th October (Sunday) – The Green Hotel, Kinross
Backstage at the Green Hotel, 2 Muirs, Kinross, Perthshire KY13 8AS – 01577 863467

12th October (Thursday) – The Kitchen Garden Café, Kings Heath
The Kitchen Garden Café, 17 York Road, Kings Heath Birmingham B14 7SA – 0121 4434725

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