Bridger is in the studio working on the new album from November 7, 2013-February 2014. Spring touring and performance dates will be announced in due time.
April 1, 2013 Private Reception: George Bush International Airport
April 14, 2013 Lakota (featuring John Inmon accompanying Bridger on guitar) Kiroli Park, 820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe, Louisiana 71291 For information:318-396-4016
April 17, 2013 Private Concert, Morehead, Kentucky
April 20, 2013 Lakota (featuring John Inmon accompanying Bridger on guitar) Jamestown Arts Center, 18 Valley Road, Jamestown, Rhode Island 02835 For information: 401-662-3839
April 21, 2013 Booksigning Where the Tall Grass Grows Bank Square Books, 53 W. Main, Mystic Connecticut 06355 For information: 860-536-395
April 22, 2013 Lakota (featuring John Inmon accompanying Bridger on guitar) National Theater Institute at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center, 305 Great Neck Road, Waterford, Connecticut 06385 For information: 860-443-5378
April 26, 2014 Annual Neihardt Spring Conference Bridger talks about Chris Sergel and the 1984 American Indian Theater Company production of Black Elk Speaks John G. Neihardt Center 400 W. Grove Street Bancroft, Nebraska 68004 For information: 402-648-3388
June 7, 2013 Lakota (featuring John Inmon accompanying Bridger on guitar) The Mansion on O Street 2020 O Street NW Washington DC 20036 For Information: 202-496-2020
September 27, 2013 Lakota (featuring John Inmon accompanying Bridger on guitar) The Mansion on O Street 2020 O Street NW Washington DC 20036 For Information: 202-496-2020
October 1-November 5, 2013 Exhibition of Paintings by Bobby Bridger The Dixie Theater 212 N. Vienna Street Ruston, Louisiana 71273 For Information: 318-255-1450
October 19, 2013 Lakota (featuring John Inmon accompanying Bridger on guitar) Benton County School of Arts 506 W. Poplar Street Rogers, Arkansas For information: 501-420-2174
October 24, 2013 Lakota (featuring John Inmon accompanying Bridger on guitar) The Dixie Theater 212 N. Vienna Street Ruston, Louisiana For information: 318-255-1450
December 1, 2013 Susie Fowler's House Concert Series 5645 Fall Creek Road Spicewood, Texas 78669 For information: 512-693-7687 *This show is SOLD OUT, but you can call to inquire about cancellations.
2011 / 2012
September 24, 2011 7PM Musical Performance Rally to oppose the construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline from Canada to Houston State Capital Building Austin, Texas
October 15, 2011 Lecture, Performance, and Signing: Where the Tall Grass Grows: Becoming Indigenous and the Mythological Legacy of the American West North Louisiana Celtic Festival 2:15PM: North Louisiana All-Star Review 3PM: Musical Performance, Heritage Stage 5PM: Lecture with Performance “The Irish in Mountain Man History” 6PM: Reading and signing: “Where the Tall Grass Grows” For information contact: Doyle Jeter, Enoch’s Irish Pub, 507 Louisville Avenue, Monroe, Louisiana 71201 or www.nelacelticfest.org
October 16, 2011 3PM: Reading, performance, and signing, “Where the Tall Grass Grows” Barnes and Noble 6646 Youree Drive Shreveport, Louisiana 71105 For information contact: Elizabeth Hadwin, 318-798-6694, or firstname.lastname@example.org
October 16, 2011 7PM: House Concert of Lakota (plus booksigning of “Where the Tall Grass Grows”) Hosts: Bruce Allen and Dorothy Kristin Hanna 555 Herndon Street Shreveport, Louisiana For information contact: Bruce Allen, 318-834-0948
October 22, 2011 3PM: Musical Performance (accompanied by John Inmon) Texas Book Festival (In the Music Tent; Booksigning of “Where the Tall Grass Grows” immediately after the show.) State Capital Building Austin, Texas For information contact: www.texasbookfestival.org
October 27, 2011 Lakota 8PM: Brewery Arts Center 449 W. King Street Carson City, Nevada For information contact: Tami Shelton, 775-883-1976, ext. 114, or www.breweryarts.org
October 28, 2011 Reading and signing: “Where the Tall Grass Grows” 2PM, Artisans Store, Brewery Arts Center 449 W. King Street Carson City, Nevada For information contact: Tami Shelton, 775-883-1976, ext.114, or www.breweryarts.org
November 4, 2011 Lakota 8PM: The Tin House Performance Space and Gallery 11209 McCourtney Road Grass Valley, California For Information contact: Homer Wills: email@example.com, or 530-268-5665.
November 12, 2011 Reading and signing: “Where the Tall Grass Grows” The Tattered Cover 1628 and Wynkoop Denver, Colorado For information contact: 303-436-1070 or www.TatteredCover.com
November 18, 2011 Interview on The Rag Radio with Thorne Dreyer KOOP-FM Austin, Texas
November 22, 2011 Reading, performance, and signing: “Where the Tall Grass Grows” 7PM: Book People 603 North Lamar Austin, Texas Information: 512-472-5050, or Mandy@bookpeople.com
November 30, 2011 Reading, performance, and signing, “Where the Tall Grass Grows” 7PM: Brazos Bookstore 2421 Bissonnet, Houston, Texas 77005 Information: Jeremy Ellis, 713-523-0701, or Jeremy@brazosbookstore.com.
December 3, 2011 Lakota 8PM: The 14 Pews, 800 Aurora, Houston, Texas (www.14pews.org) Information or tickets: Melissa Tatum, 713-726-0512, or Melissa@bobbybridger.com.
February 10, 2012 Lakota 7:15 PM (SHARP),House Concert: Rocking Box 33 1707 33rd Street, Lubbock, Texas Reservations Only: All seats $20 (All proceeds go directly to the artist/musician). BYOB: Light snacks are served at intermission Contact Information: Melissa Grimes, www.rockinbox33.com, or 806-441-9128.
February 12, 2012 3PM: Reading, performance, and signing, “Where the Tall Grass Grows” Bookmarks Bookstore 4022 Rio Grande Blvd. Northwest, Albuquerque, New Mexico For information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, or, Bookmarks Bookstore: 505-344-8139.
February 13, 2012 Book signing and concert Old Town Bistro, 114 West Baca, Socorro, New Mexico (Featuring singer/actor/poet, Jerry Faires) Information: www.SocorroBandB.com or 575-838-2619
February 15, 2012 Book signing and concert El Farol, 808 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, New Mexico (Featuring singer/actor/poet, Jerry Faires) Information: email@example.com or 505-983 9912
March 9, 2012 The Rag Radio Program with Thorne Dryer, KOOP-FM Radio, 91.7 Austin, Texas *(Program is archived and available for listening @ www.ragradio.org )
April 11, 2012 Book Signing, Where the Tall Grass Grows 2-4PM, Northeastern Oklahoma University Campus Bookstore, Tahlequah, Oklahoma
April 13, 2012 Interview and performance River City Folk with host Tom May, Omaha Nebraska. (For later broadcast on National Public Radio affiliates.)
April 14, 2012 Lakota House Concert 7-10PM, Omaha, Nebraska. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or Elaine Wells @ 402-573-1702 for details and directions.
April 15, 2012 Afternoon Concert with Tom May John G. Neihardt Center, 306 W. Elm, Bancroft, Nebraska For information: Neihardt@gpcom.net or www.neihardtcenter.org Or, 888-777-4667 or 402-648-3388
April 19, 2012 Concert Followed by a Q and A with Bobby Bridger and Daniel Wildcat, noted educator and author of Red Alert Haskell Indian Nations University 155 Indian Avenue Lawrence, Kansas For Information: www.haskell.edu/ or 785-749-8404
June 14-16 2012 Western Writers of America Convention Albuquerque, New Mexico www.westernwritersofamerica.com for information
(updated regularly - check back with us!)
February 11-13 Seekers of the Fleece and Lakota PLUS: Exhibition of the painting and sculpture of Bobby Bridger The Arts Cottage Smithville, Texas For information and directions 512-633-6533 www.theartscottage.com
March 2 Seekers of the Fleece Enoch's Celtic Pub and Café 507 Louisville Avenue Monroe, Louisiana 512-633-6533 www.enochscafe.com
March 4 Performance and Interview Marble Falls Live Uptown Marble Theater 218 Main Street Marble Falls, Texas www.uptownmarbletheater.com for tickets: 830-693-9996
July 8-9 Seekers of the Fleece (Private performance) National Bridger Family Association Ft. Bridger, Wyoming
Fall, 2011 Publication Where the Tall Grass Grows: The Mythological Legacy of the American West More at Fulcrum Books
February 3, 2010 Rod Kennedys 80th Birthday Celebration Featuring, The Flatlanders (Joe Ely, Butch Hancock and Jimmie Dale Gilmore), Ray Benson of Asleep at the Wheel, Eliza Gilkyson, Marcia Ball, Jimmie Lafave, Ruthie Foster, Terri Hendrix, Lloyd Maines, John Inmon, and scores of others. The Paramount Theater Austin, Texas
February 13, 2010 Seekers of the Fleece Frontier Days Jesse Jones State Park Humble, Texas
March 23, 2010 Private Concert with founding members of The Lost Gonzo Band (John Inmon, Bob Livingston, and Gary P. Nunn) National Democratic Governors Association Fund-raiser for Bill Whites Democratic gubernatorial campaign The Grove on Discovery Green Houston, Texas
May 14-15, 2010 Seekers of the Fleece and Lakota National auditions for the pilot of the reality television show Real American Cowboy Nick Meaghers T-Bone Ranch Antonito, Colorado
June 24-27, 2010 Symposium Panel: Writing Western Songs Western Writers of America Convention Knoxville, Tennessee
July 11-15 Seekers of the Fleece and Lakota Lexington, Kentucky
July 29, 2010 Seekers of the Fleece Joslyn Museum Omaha, Nebraska
October 8-10, 2010 Seekers of the Fleece Nick Meagher’s Wild West Lone Pine Film Festival Lone Pine California
October 14, 2010 Seekers of the Fleece The Tin House Grass Valley, California
October 16, 2010 Seekers of the Fleece Carson City Library Carson City, Nevada
October 19, 2010 Seekers of the Fleece (video taping) Texas Tech University Southwestern Collections Lubbock, Texas
December 30, 2009 Seekers of the Fleece Texas Childrens Hospital Houston, Texas