Past Dates

Saturday, September 20th, 2014

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday with Special Guest John Velghe - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

A very special Songwriter Saturday at the Coolest Place in the Strip!

Friday, September 19th, 2014

Barking Spider

Featuring Tom Breiding - 8pm

11310 Juniper Rd
Cleveland, OH 44106
216.421.2863

One of Tom's favorite venues with John Velghe opening. Check out http://johnvelghe.com

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Turkeyfoot Valley Historical Society

The Unbroken Circle - 7pm

600 Logan Place
Confluence, PA, PA
Price: Free

A Pennsylvania Humanities Council Commonwealth Speaker show.

Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Club Cafe

An Evening with Sean Rowe - 7pm

56-58 South 12th St.
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15203
(412)431-4950
Price: $12 in advance

A special evening opening for Sean Rowe. Purchase advance tickets at Tom's shows. Check out https://www.facebook.com/seanrowemusic

Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Carnegie Library

The Unbroken Circle - 2pm

4400 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15213
USA
412.622.3114
Price: Free

A Pennsylvania Humanities Council Commonwealth Speaker show

Saturday, September 6th, 2014

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Saturday, August 23rd, 2014

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Saturday, August 16th, 2014

Moondog's

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 9pm

Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15122

Celebrate Tom's birthday weekend with the best rockin' cats in the 'Burgh!

Saturday, August 16th, 2014

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Saturday, August 9th, 2014

Obey House

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 9pm

1337 Steuben Street
Pittsburgh, PA, PA

With the best rockin' cats in the 'Burgh!

Saturday, August 9th, 2014

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Saturday, July 5th, 2014

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Saturday, June 28th, 2014

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

McDowell County, WV

The Unbroken Circle

Panther, WV, WV
Price: Private event

Tom performs for student volunteers from Our Lady of the Sacred Heart High School, Coraopolis, PA on a flood relief service trip to this county in the heart of the West Virginia Coalfields.

Saturday, June 14th, 2014

Thunderbird Cafe

Chris Knight with Tom Breiding - 8pm prompt

4023 Butler Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
412-682-0177
Price: $20.00

Opening slot for the 4th time with one of America's greatest songwriters!

Saturday, June 14th, 2014

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Saturday, May 31st, 2014

Club Cafe

A Night With Maybelline: Tribute to Chuck Berry - 6pm

56-58 South 12th St.
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15203
(412)431-4950

Bill Toms and Hard Rain Presents a Night With Maybelline

Sunday, May 18th, 2014

Site of the Ludlow Massacre

Ludlow Centennial Commemoration - 11am

Ludlow Colorado, CO
USA

A UMWA sponsored event to commemorate the 18 innocent men, women and children killed there.

Saturday, May 10th, 2014

Moondog's

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 8:30pm

Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15122
412-828-2040

C'mon out for a good night of rockin'

Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

First Unitarian Church

Sing Out For Pete - 7:30pm

605 Morewood Avenue Shadyside
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Price: Free

A very special performance to honor Pete Seeger with my friend Kerry Chad Albright, the Miracle Baby of Buffalo Creek. Performances by many of Pittsburgh's songwriters including Anne Feeney, Mike Stout, Brad Yoder and more.

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Carnegie Library of McKeesport

Steeltown, Coalfields and The Unbroken Circle - 6pm

1507 Library Avenue
McKeesport, PA, PA 15132
USA
Price: Free

A Pennsylvania Humanities Council event

Monday, April 28th, 2014

Site of Benwood Coal Mine

Benwood Miners' Memorial Unveiling - Details TBA

Benwood, WV, WV

A statue will be unveiled to honor 119 miners killed on April 28, 1924 at this mine

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

Bethel Park School District

Steeltown Coalfields and The Unbroken Circle - DETAILS TBA

Bethel Park, PA, PA

A Gateway to the Arts Event

Saturday, March 1st, 2014

Leaf and Bean in the Strip

Songwriter Saturday - Noon til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

Moondog's

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 8:30pm

Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15122

A concert dedicated to the life and legacy of Cindy Friedman.

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Wesbanco Arena

Luncheon for Kiwanis Club - 11:30am

2 14th Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Kiski Area High School

Steeltowns Coalfields and The Unbroken Circle - 2pm

240 Hyde Park Road
Leechburg, PA, PA

A Gateway to the Arts event

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Divine Mercy Catholic School

Steeltowns Coalfields and The Unbroken Circle - 10am

10th Street
Beaver Falls, PA, PA

A Gateway to the Arts event

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Bower Hill Elementary School

Steeltown, Coalfields and The Unbroken Circle - 10am

Bower Hill Road
McMurray, Pa, PA

A Gateway to the Arts event.

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

Club Cafe

With Great Artist Joe Zelek - 7pm

56-58 South 12th St.
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15203
(412)431-4950
Price: TBA

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

Excuses

Tom Breiding and American Son - 10pm

2526 E Carson St
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 431-4090

Tom brings a full band to this great South Side hangout!

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

California Area Middle School

Stories of Steeltown - 9:30am

California, PA
USA
Price: Private Event

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Hard Rock Cafe

"The 8th Annual Joyce and Bill Toms Thanksgiving Benefit Show" - 7pm

230 W Station Square Dr
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15219
USA
(412) 481-7625
Price: TBA

This year benefits the Childrens Institute. Hard Rain, Jill West, and special guests. One of our best nights of the year!

Sunday, November 17th, 2013

Ignation Family teach-In for Justice

Appalachia:The Unbroken Circle - 2:15pm

Crystal Gateway Mariott
Arlington, VA, VA 22202
USA

Breakout Session at this three-day Teach-in.

Friday, November 15th, 2013

Art Works Around Town

Third Friday Performance Series - 7pm

2200 Market Street
Wheeling, WV, WV 26003
USA

Great Series in Tom's Hometown.

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

Charleston Civic Center

UMWA Explanation Meeting

200 Civic Center Drive
Charleston, WV 25301
304-345-1500

United Mine Workers celebrate their settlement with Peabody Coal.

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

The Centre

UMWA Explanation Meeting

715 Locust St.
Evansville, IN 47708
(812)435-5770

United Mine Workers celebrate settlement with Peabody Coal.

Monday, November 11th, 2013

Al's Cafe

Veterans Benefit - 4pm

McMurray Road
Bethel Park, PA
Price: Free

Come out for a nice dinner and a great cause!

Saturday, November 9th, 2013

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip!!

Friday, November 8th, 2013

Club Cafe

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 6pm doors

56-58 South 12th St.
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15203
(412)431-4950
Price: $10

Special show performing the Bill Toms release "My Own Eyes" in its entirety!

Friday, October 4th, 2013

Moondog's

FAIRNESS AT PATRIOT CD RELEASE - 7:30pm

Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15122
412-828-2040
Price: Free

The fight for 22,000 coal miners pensions and benefits comes to Pittsburgh with this triple bill featuring Tom Breiding and American Son, Mike Stout and The Human Union, Bill Toms Band, and special guests.

Friday, September 27th, 2013

Rex Theater

Opening for the great Chis Knight - 7pm

1602 East Carson Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
(412)381-6811

Get your tickets now! http://www.chrisknight.net/

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

UMWA Rally

Fairness at Patriot Rally - 11am EST

Outside Peabody Energy Building
St. Louis, Missouri, MO
Price: Free

Fighting for the pensions and benefits of 22,000 coal miners and their families.

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

Obey House

Bill Toms and Hard Rain show with John Allaire - 9pm

1337 Steuben Street
Pittsburgh, PA, PA

Great night with our friend John Allaire from Ottawa!

Friday, September 20th, 2013

Sheraton Four Points Hotel

Commonwealth Speaker Series

910 Sheraton Drive
Mars, PA, PA

Details TBA

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Warrior Trail Association

Commonwealth Speaker Series - 6:30pm

Fordyce, PA, PA

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

UMWA Rally

Fairness at Patriot - 10am

Outside Peabody Energy Building
St. Louis, Missouri, MO
Price: Free

Fighting for the pensions and benefits of 22,000 coal miners robbed by Arch and Peabody Coal Companies.

Saturday, August 3rd, 2013

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

"Coolest place in the Strip!"

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

The Smiling Skull

Evening with Max Kortlander and Zach Stehura - 10pm

108 W Union Street
Athens,OH, Ohio
(740) 589-2474

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

UMWA Rally

Fairness at Patriot rally - 10am

Outside Arch Coal Headquarters
Near St. Louis, Missouri, MO
Price: Free

Fighting for the Health Benefits and Pensions of 22,000 Coalminers.

Saturday, July 27th, 2013

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

"Coolest place in the Strip!"

Tuesday, July 9th, 2013

UMWA Rally

Fairness at Patriot

Fairmont, WV, WV

Details TBA

Saturday, June 8th, 2013

Frankie's

American Son & Hard Rain!! - TBD

5832 Forward Avenue Squirrel Hill
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15217

A fan appreciation show!!

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

UMWA Rally

Fairness at Patriot

Evansville, Indiana, Indiana

Details TBA

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

Club Cafe

With Danny Schmidt and Carrie Elkin - Doors at 7pm

12th Street
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: $10 advance / $12 at door

A great night with these fine artists!

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Jose and Tony's

With "The Wheals" - 10pm

McFarland Road
Mt. lebanon, PA, PA

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Monday, April 29th, 2013

UMWA Rally

Rally to save coal miners' benefits and pensions - 10am

Outside Peabody Energy Building
St. Louis, Missouri, MO
Price: Free

Stream rally live at fairnessatpatriot.org

Friday, April 26th, 2013

Creighton University

Earth Week event on Climate Change and Sustainable Energy - 2pm

24th & Califonia
Omaha, NE, NE 68164
Price: Free

Two days of classroom performances, march and concert.

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Wheeling Jesuit University

Celebrate Appalachia Week - 7pm

316 Washington
Wheeling, WV 26003
Price: Free

The Unbroken Circle at the Rat on WJU campus and lunch social the next day, April 24.

Saturday, April 6th, 2013

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

"Coolest Place in the Strip!"

Friday, April 5th, 2013

Leaf and Bean in the Strip

Songwriter Saturday - noon til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip

Monday, April 1st, 2013

UMWA Rally

6,000 plus in attendance! - 10am

Convention Center
Charleston, WV
Price: Free

Fighting for pensions and benefits of 22,000 coal miners and their families

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013

Across the Street Club

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 9pm

3356 Pennsylvania Avenue
Weirton, WV, WV 26062
304-723-7339

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

"Coolest Place in the Strip!"

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

UMWA Rally

Fairness at Patriot Rally - 10am

Courthouse
St. Louis, MO, Missouri

Fighting for the pensions and benefits of mining families from Illinois, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, and West Virginia. Visit Fairness at Patriot on facebook.

Saturday, March 16th, 2013

Club Cafe

Turbosonics Release Show - 8pm

56-58 South 12th St.
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15203
(412)431-4950

Tom produced this great surf band's debut CD and will do an opening set at this release show!

Saturday, March 2nd, 2013

Frankie's

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 8:30pm

5832 Forward Avenue Squirrel Hill
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15217

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Grindhouse Coffee and Tea Company

Songwriter Show - 8:30

165 East Main Street
St. Clairsville, OH
Price: Donation

Tom's only appearance near his hometown of Wheeling, WV

Saturday, February 16th, 2013

Frankie's

With American Son and the Mavens - 9pm

5832 Forward Avenue Squirrel Hill
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15217
Price: $5

Great night of rockin' at this rare performance with a full band!

Saturday, January 26th, 2013

Moondog's

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 10pm

Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15122

Bill' Birthday Show

Friday, January 25th, 2013

Grindhouse Coffee and Tea Company

Songwriter Event - 7pm

165 East Main Street
St. Clairsville, OH

Tom's first appearance at this ideal songwriter venue.

Saturday, January 5th, 2013

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip

Monday, December 24th, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Christmas Eve Show! - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Stop by for some last minute shopping, holiday cheer and live music!

Saturday, November 24th, 2012

Excuses

Justice for Dave Whaley Benefit - 4:30 - 5pm - music all day and night

2600 East Carson Street
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: $5

Show support for musician, friend, and all around great guy Dave Whaley who was a recent victim of a violent crime on the South Side. Lots of great music, food, beer and company!

Saturday, November 24th, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Cefalo's Nightclub

Bill and Joyce Toms Annual Benefit

428 Washington Avenue
Carnegie, PA 15106
412-276-6600

Must see show of the year! Bill toms and Hard Rain. Details TBA

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Logan Middle School

Steeltowns, Coalfields, and the Unbroken Circle - 1pm and 2pm

North Versailles, PA
Price: Private Event

Two shows sponsored by Gateway to the Arts

Friday, November 9th, 2012

Wheeling Jesuit University Lundy Lounge in ASC

Fred Gillen, Jr and Tom Breiding (justice Jam) - 2pm

316 Washington
Wheeling, WV 26003
Price: Free

A special event sponsored by The Social Service Action Center and Appalachian Institute

Friday, November 9th, 2012

Excuses

Tom Breiding and American Son - 6 - 9pm

2600 East Carson Street
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: $3

Don't miss this rare Pittsburgh Appearance of American Son. Rock-n-roll happy hour!

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Fred Gillen, Jr and Tom Breiding - 6pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Donation Suggested

C'mon out and support this great New York songwriter at the Coolest Place in the Strip!

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

CC Mellor Library

Steeltowns, Coalfields, and the Unbroken Circle - 7pm

1 Pennwood Ave (Edgewood)
Pittsburgh, PA 15218
412-731-0909
Price: Free

A Pennsylvania Commonwealth Speakers event sponsored by the PA Humanities Council.

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

South Side Presbyterian Church Coffee House

Coffee House - 7:30 - 9pm

1926 Sarah Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15203

Special show at this South Side venue

Saturday, October 27th, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free
Tom's favorite Pittsburgh haunt - coolest place in the Strip!

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Club Cafe

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 7pm

12th Street
Pittsburgh, PA
C'mon out and support the band!

Saturday, September 15th, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Saturday, September 15th, 2012

Frankie's

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 10pm

5832 Forward Avenue Squirrel Hill
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15217

Another long-awaited show with Hard Rain. Don't miss it!

Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

Ohio County Public Library

Lunch With Books - Noon 'til 1pm

52 16th Street
Wheeling, WV, WV 26003
304-232-0244
Price: Free

A special show to celebrate Labor Day at this great series!

Saturday, September 1st, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3 pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip and one of Tom's favorite haunts...make it part of your scene!

Saturday, August 25th, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip and Tom's favorite haunt...make it part of your scene!

Saturday, August 25th, 2012

Club Cafe

Tom is guest guitarist with the Pumpfakes - 10pm

56-58 South 12th St.
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15203
(412)431-4950

C'mon down for this one-time event as Tom plays guitar with local rockers, The Pumpfakes

Saturday, August 11th, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue, Strip District
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

The Coolest Place in the Strip and Tom's longest standing gig. Make it part of your scene!

Saturday, July 28th, 2012

Frankie's

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 9:30pm

5832 Forward Avenue Squirrel Hill
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, PA 15217
Price: Modest cover charge

C'mon out for the long awaited return of Hard Rain on the heels of Bill's sold-out European Tour!

Saturday, July 28th, 2012

Quecreek Miners Rescue 10th Anniversary

Steeltowns, Coalfields, and The Unbroken Circle - 1:45-2:30 and 3:15-4pm

140 Haupt Road
Somerset, PA, 15501 
Price: Free

Tom is proud to share his songs and stories for this very special event commemorationg 10 years since the rescue of the Quecreek Miners.

Saturday, July 21st, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - Noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest place in the Strip!

Friday, July 20th, 2012

Barking Spider

Club Show - 10pm

11310 Juniper Rd
Cleveland, OH 44106
216.421.2863

One of Tom's favorite venues anywhere!

Saturday, June 30th, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: You can hang for free!

Join me at my favorite Pittsburgh venue, "the Coolest Place in the Strip!"

Saturday, June 2nd, 2012

Three Rivers Arts Festival

Western PA, The Region that Built America - 4pm

Pittsburgh, PA 15201

Sponsored by Gateway to the Arts, Tom will be on the main stage of the Creative Zone tent for a special presentation of his heritage program.

More details, soon.

Saturday, May 19th, 2012

Leaf and Bean

A Special Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: free Admission

Tom shares a special Songwriter Saturday with poet and friend Sandee Umbach, author of "The Pattern Maker's Daughter" and her son Jordan Umbach. Don't miss!

Saturday, May 19th, 2012

Frankie's and George's

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 10pm

Forward Avenue, Squirrel Hill
Pittsburgh, PA

Tom is back with the boys at one of their favorite haunts.

Saturday, May 12th, 2012

Private Event

Private Party - 6pm

Oglebay Park
Wheeling, WV

Friday, May 11th, 2012

Children's Hospital

Private Event - 7pm

Lawrenceville, PA

Tom shares his songs with parents and staff at Children's Hospital coffeehouse

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

Bocktown Beer and Grill

Songwriter Evening - 9pm

690 chauvet drive
North Fayette, PA 15275
412 788-2333
Price: free Admission

Come on out for a great bite to eat and the best selection of craft and imported beers!

Monday, April 30th, 2012

American Association of University Women

You Are Here Tour - 6:30pm

Johnstown, PA
Price: Free

Steeltowns, Coalfields, and the Unbroken Circle. This CWS program via the PA Humanities Council wraps up the You Are Here Tour.

Friday, April 27th, 2012

Elmdale House Tavern

You Are Here Tour - 9pm

1084 Wellington Street West
Ottawa, ON K1Y 2Y5
Can
(613) 728-2848
Price: $10

With John Allaire and the Campistas

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

CKCU 93.1 FM

You Are Here Tour - 5:05pm

Ottawa, ON

In-studio with John Allaire

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Shaika Cafe

You Are Here Tour - 7pm

5526 Sherbrooke St. West
Montreal, PQ
Canada

With John Allaire (Ottawa) and Patrick Hutchinson (Montreal)

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

Bees Knees

You Are Here Tour - 7:30pm

82 Lower Main Street
Morrisville, VT 05661
802-888-7889

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

WBKM Radio

You Are Here Tour - TBA

200 Main Street #4
Burlington, Vermont 05401
(802) 318-1924
Price: Radio Broadcast

In Studio afternoon appearance at this great station to promote the evening show at Radio Bean.

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

Radio Bean

You Are Here Tour - 7pm

8 North Winooski Ave
Burlington, VT 05401
802-660-9346

Sunday, April 22nd, 2012

Quaker Meeting House

You Are Here Tour - 5:30pm

Corner of Third and Madison
Ithaca, New York 14581

Private event with Joe Crookston

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

Dave's Coffee and Winehouse

You Are Here Tour - 7pm

69 Partition Street
Saugerties, NY 12477
(845)246-8424
Price: Free Admission

Nice place. Good folks!

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

The Jones Library

You Are Here Tour - 11am

43 Amity Street
Amherst, MA
413.259-3090
Price: Free to the Public

A special performance of "Steeltowns, Coalfields, and the Unbroken Circle."

Friday, April 20th, 2012

Historic Strand Theater

You Are Here Tour - 7:30pm

400 Clifton Ave.
Lakewood, NJ 08701
732-367-7789
Price: $20

Songwriters by the Sea Special Edition with Garland Jeffreys, Guy Davis, Jerzy Jung, Joe Rapolla, Joe D'Urso, Bill Toms, Tom Breiding, Bobby Mahoney and Cat Consentino

Friday, April 13th, 2012

International Womens' Club

Steeltowns, Coalfields, and the Unbroken Circle

Pittsburgh, PA

Private Event

Saturday, March 31st, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Saturday, March 24th, 2012

Butler Country Club

2nd Annual Labor Solidarity Dinner - 5:30pm

310 Country Club Rd
Butler, PA 16002
Price: Private Event

Supporting Butler's local labor unions for the second straight year.

Saturday, March 24th, 2012

Across the Street Club

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 9pm

3356 Pennsylvania Avenue
Weirton, WV 26062

Saturday, March 24th, 2012

Grand Concourse

Fellows Club - 1pm 'til 2:30

Station Square Southside
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: Private Event

Saturday, March 17th, 2012

Frankie's

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 9:30pm

5832 Forward Avenue Squirrel Hill
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
Price: Free

No cover charge for fan appreciation night!

Saturday, March 17th, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip

Friday, March 9th, 2012

Frankie's

New American Son Show! - 9:30pm

5832 Forward Avenue Squirrel Hill
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
Price: $5

Come on out for a new set of songs from the band on this special night!

Saturday, March 3rd, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: free

Coolest Place in the Strip

Saturday, February 25th, 2012

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15317
Price: Free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

Sharon Middle/High School

Western PA: the Region that Built America - 10am

Sharon, PA

A performance provided by Gateway to the Arts

Saturday, January 21st, 2012

Moondogs

Bill Toms Birthday Bash! - 9pm

378 Freeport Road
Blawnox, PA, PA 15238

Don't miss this great night with Hard Rain to celebrate Bill's birthday! Always fun! Visit http://www.billtoms.com

Saturday, January 21st, 2012

Leaf and Bean in the Strip

Songwriter Saturday - noon til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh PA, PA
Price: free

Join me for Songwriter Saturday at the coolest place in the Strip!

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

Bocktown Beer and Grill

8pm

500 Beaver Valley Mall (next to Macy's)
Monaca, PA, PA 15061
724.728.7200
Price: free

The folks at Bocktown have added a location. Stop by for my first visit to their new digs.

Saturday, January 7th, 2012

Leaf and Bean in the Strip

Songwriter Saturday - noon til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh PA, PA
Price: free

Join me at the coolest place in the Strip for Songwriter Saturday!

Friday, December 30th, 2011

Leaf and Bean in the Strip

Songwriter Friday - noon til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh PA, PA
Price: free

Join me for a special FRIDAY edition of Songwriter Saturday at the coolest place in the Strip!

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

Cefalo's Nightclub

Bill and Joyce Toms Annual Benefit Concert - 8pm

428 Washington Avenue
Carnegie, PA 15106
412-276-6600

The "do not miss" show of the year. Tom performs with a new band and is joined by many of Pittsburgh's most notable artists. For more details visit: http://www.billtoms.com

 

Saturday, November 19th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

220 Penn Ave Strip District
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: free

Stop by for Tom's last Songwriter Saturday of 2011.

Friday, November 18th, 2011

WNJR Radio

Acoustic Songs Live with Mitch Bell - 1pm - 2pm

Washington Jefferson College
Washington, PA

Visit http://www.acousticsongs.com for details about this cool radio show hosted by Mitch Bell

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

St. Francis Elementary School

Steeltowns, Coalfields, and the Unbroken Circle - 9:30am

Moundsville, WV

Saturday, November 12th, 2011

Greg Frewin Theatre

Light of Day Canada

5781 Ellen Ave
Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 3P8
CAN

Details TBA

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

International Womens Club

Steeltowns, Coalfields, and the Unbroken Circle

Pittsburgh, PA, PA

Details TBA

Saturday, October 29th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

220 Penn Ave Strip District
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: Free

Coolest place in the Strip!

Friday, October 21st, 2011

Ligonier Valley Middle School

Western PA: the Region that Built America - 1:30pm

Ligonier, PA

A performance provided by Gateway to the Arts

Saturday, October 15th, 2011

Thunderbird Cafe

Chris Knight - 8pm

4023 Butler Street
Lawrenceville PA 15201
412.682.0177
Price: $20

Get in EARLY - All prior shows have sold out

Thursday, October 13th, 2011

Silk's Lounge

Rhythms of Life 8th Annual Benefit for Sonny Pugar Memorial, Inc. - 7pm

The Meadow's Racetrack and Casino
Washington, PA
Price: $20 advance

All star line-up. Visit www.sonnypugar.org for details

Saturday, October 8th, 2011

Ecofest at Oglebay Park

Ecofest at the Environmental Center Oglebay Park - 10am 'til 11:30am

`Rt. 88
Wheeling, WV
Price: Free

Join Tom at Oglebayfest this year!

Friday, October 7th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Patel's Cigar Night - 4pm - 8pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA

Sharing orginal tunes while Mr. Patel is in town with Rocky Patel Cigar deals at the coolest place in the strip.

Saturday, October 1st, 2011

The Saint

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 6pm

601 Main Street
Asbury Park,NJ 07712
732.776.8913
Price: $15

Bill Toms and the band return to Asbury Park

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Springs Historical Society

Steeltowns, Coalfields, and the Unbroken Circle - 7:30pm

Folk Meeting House 1711 Springs Road
Springs, PA
814-445-6945
Price: Free

Pennsylvania Humanities Council Commonwealth Speakers Series

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: free

Tom's favorite haunt - Coolest Place in the Strip

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

Frankie and George's

CD RELEASE SHOW For "MEMPHIS" with BILL TOMS AND HARD RAIN - 9:30pm

Forward Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA (Squirrel Hill)

Come celebrate Bill Toms' great new album "Memphis" at this Hard Rain show!

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

WDVE Coffee House

Live Radio Performance - 9am

WDVE Radio 102.5 FM
Pittsburgh, PA

A live radio performance to celebrate Bill's great new album "Memphis"

Saturday, September 17th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, PA
Price: free

Tom's favorite haunt - Coolest Place in the Strip

Saturday, September 10th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: free

Tom's favorite haunt - Coolest Place in the Strip

Saturday, September 10th, 2011

Carnegie Arts and Heritage Music Festival

Carnegie Arts and Heritage Music Festival - 6:00pm

Main Street
Carnegie, PA

Pittsburgh area appearance for Tom Breiding and American Son

Friday, September 9th, 2011

Carnegie Arts and Heritage Music Festival

10pm

Main Street
Carnegie, PA, Pa

Bill Toms and Hard Rain

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Bocktown Beer and Grill

9pm

690 chauvet drive
north fayette, PA, PA 15275
412 788-2333
Price: free

Great food, great beer, Tom's Music

Saturday, September 3rd, 2011

Shakori Hills

North Carolina Hops and Roots Festival

1439 Henderson Tanyard Road
Pittsboro, NC 27312
(919)542-8142

Bill Toms and Hard Rain

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

Papa Mojo's Roadhouse

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 9:30pm

5410-Y Highway 55
Durham, NC, NC 27713
919-361-2222
Price: $10

Bill Toms and Hard Rain Show

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Friday, August 26th, 2011

Frankie and George's

Tom Breiding and American Son - 9pm

Forward Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA (Squirrel Hill), PA

Don't miss this Pittsburgh appearance of Tom's band American Son as they debut tunes!

Saturday, August 20th, 2011

The Barking Spider

Bill Toms Trio - 10pm

Case Western Campus
Cleveland, Ohio, OH

Tom performs with Bill Toms at this great music room in Northeast Ohio!

Saturday, August 20th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

220 Penn Ave Strip District
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Saturday, August 13th, 2011

Tom's Birthday Bash at Moondog's

Tom's Birthday Bash - 8:30pm

Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA, PA 15122

Join me on my birthday for an opening set, and then I'll be rockin' with my buddies in Bill Toms and Hard Rain to finish the evening.

Wednesday, August 10th, 2011

Childrens' Museum of Pittsburgh

Solar Concert Series - 12:15-1pm

North Side
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: Free

Every Wednesday in July and August, The Saturday Light Brigade and Childrens' Museum of Pittsburgh will host an outdoor concert from 12:15 - 1:00 p.m. in front of the museum.  The PA system will be powered by solar panels. 

Saturday, August 6th, 2011

River City

10pm

Main Street
Wheeling, WV, WV 26003

Tom Breiding and American Son CD Release Show in Tom's hometown of Wheeling to coincide with his high school class reunion there. What a night! C'mon out!

Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

220 Penn Ave Strip District
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Saturday, July 16th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

220 Penn Ave Strip District
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Saturday, July 16th, 2011

Frankie and George's (formerly PD's Pub)

10pm

5832 Forward Avenue
Squirrel Hill, PA

Bill Toms and Hard Rain Show

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Jamboree In The Hills

Jamboree in the Hills - 6:30pm

Belmont, OH, OH 43950

Back to JITH with my son Jack to perform in front of 80,000. Headliner for this night is Tim McGraw. Last time I was on a bill with him was a writers night at the Murfreesboro Holiday Inn south of Nashville in 1991, just a few days after he was signed!

Friday, July 8th, 2011

Radnor Memorial Library

Steeltowns, Coalfields, and the Unbroken Circle - 7pm

114 W. Wayne Ave
Wayne, PA
610-687-1124
Price: Fee

Pennyslvania Humanities Council Commonwealth Speakers Series

Sunday, July 3rd, 2011

Private Party

North Huntington, PA

Bill Toms and Hard Rain show

Saturday, June 18th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: free

Coolest Place in the Strip

Sunday, June 12th, 2011

Block Party at Leaf and Bean

Joe Crookston and Tom Breiding - noon 'til 4pm

220 Penn Ave Strip District
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: Free

Parties at Leaf and Bean are always a blast, and if you haven't seen Joe Crookston, you really should come down and check out his songs. I'm a fan. Visit http://www.joecrookston.com/ for info about this great writer and artist.

Saturday, June 4th, 2011

Cefalo's Nightclub

Springsteen Tribute to Benefit Pittsburgh Foodbank - 8:30pm

428 Washington Avenue
Carnegie, PA 15106
412-276-6600

A Tribute to the Music of Bruce Springsteen to benefit the local Pittsburgh Food Bank

Saturday, June 4th, 2011

The Pump House

Humanities on the Road TV Show - 1pm

Waterfront (Former Homestead Steel Site)
Homestead, PA
USA
Price: Free

Make plans to attend this event, hosted by Rivers of Steel http://www.riversofsteel.com/ and filmed by the PA Humanities Council for their TV Series which airs on PCN. Visit News for more info.

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

Mountaineer Conference Center at Country Inn Suites

Kennedy Center "Artists as Educators" Seminar

2120 Harper Road
Beckley, WV 25801

Hosted by Appalachian Education Initiative http://www.aeiarts.org/

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011

Mountaineer Conference Center at Country Inn Suites

Kennedy Center "Artists as Educators" Seminar

2120 Harper Road
Beckley, WV 25801

Hosted by Appalachian Education Initiative http://www.aeiarts.org/

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Tamarack

Kennedy Center "Artists as Educators" Seminar

One Tamarack Park
Beckley, WV 25801

Hosted by Appalachian Education Initiative http://www.aeiarts.org/

 

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011

Peekskill Coffeehouse

Songwriter Afternoon - 1pm - 3pm

101 Division Street
Peekskill, NY, NY 10566
(914) 739-1287
Price: Free

Sunday afternoon in the Hudson River Valley.

Saturday, May 21st, 2011

Beckzac Environmental Education Center

Urban H2O Concert Series - 7pm

35 Alexander Street
Yonkers, NY, NY
Price: $10

Tom performs with Matt Turk http://www.turktunes.com

 

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: free

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Saturday, May 7th, 2011

Washington and Jefferson College

Bill Toms and Hard Rain show - Concert at "The Alley" - 9pm

Washington, PA

Friday, May 6th, 2011

Cefalo's Nightclub

CD RELEASE SHOW with TOM BREIDING AND AMERICAN SON - 8:00pm

428 Washington Avenue
Carnegie, PA 15106
412-276-6600
Price: Suggested Donation of $10 Family discounts/purchase a CD for free admission

Please join Tom to celebrate the release of AmeriSon Records' Beauty in Paradise, Toms 10th album release.

Thursday, May 5th, 2011

Thornburg

Dinner Event

Crafton, PA

Private event

Thursday, May 5th, 2011

Canon McMillan School District

Western PA: the Region that Built America - 9:30am

TBA

A Gateway to the Arts assembly program http://www.gatewaytothearts.org

Saturday, April 30th, 2011

Altar Bar

Light of Day Pittsburgh

Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA

Headlined by Gary U.S. Bonds and Joe Grushecky and the Houserockers. Many other artists. Proceeds benefit Parkinsons Disease. More details TBA.

Saturday, April 30th, 2011

Moondog's

Bill Toms and Hard Rain - 10pm

Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15122

Saturday, April 30th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Saturday, April 23rd, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - 10am 'til noon

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
Price: free

Special early pre-Penguins game edition of Songwriter Saturday

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Bocktown Beer and Grill

Tuesday Night Acoustic Show - 9pm 'til 11pm

690 chauvet drive
north fayette, PA 15275
412 788-2333

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

Shaler Area Elementary School

Western PA: the Region that Built America - 9am and 10am

705 Scott Avenue
Glenshaw, PA

A Gateway to the Arts assembly program http://www.gatewaytothearts.org

Saturday, April 9th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA

Coolest Place in the Strip!

Friday, April 1st, 2011

We Are One Solidarity March and Rally

Sponsored by the UMWA and other unions - 11am

Greene County Fairgrounds
Waynesburg, PA

Saturday, March 26th, 2011

Across the Street Club

Bill Toms and Hard Rain

3356 Pennsylvania Avenue
Weirton, WV

Sunday, March 20th, 2011

Saint Nicholas Church

Steeltowns, Coalfields, and the Unbroken Circle - 1pm

24 Maryland Avenu
Millvale, PA

A Pennsyvlania Humanities Commonwealth Speaker Engagement celebrating the Maxo Vanka murals on the St. Nicholas church walls.

Saturday, March 19th, 2011

Butler County Labor Society

2nd Annual Solidarity Dinner - 5:30pm

310 Country Club Road
Butler, PA

Saturday, March 19th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA

Coolest Place in the Strip

Saturday, March 12th, 2011

Leaf and Bean

Songwriter Saturday - noon 'til 3pm

2200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
USA

Coolest place in the Strip!

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

Ignation Solidarity Network Teach-In for Justice

Appalachia: The Unbroken Circle - 2:15pm

Crystal Gateway Mariott
Arlington, VA, VA 22202
USA

Break-out session at this Ignation Family Teach-In.