Ramblin' Jack News Update January 2013

Happy New Year Ramblin' Jack Fans!  We hope your year starts with some fun things planned, good health and that you had some great times with friends and family during the holidays.

Twice the Grammy winner and a National Medal of Arts recipient - please come join America's long lasting and legendary troubadour at the Noe Valley Ministry on Saturday January 12th. 

Jack is also gearing up for the annual National Cowby Poetry Gathering in Elko January 28th - Feb. 2nd - Jack's favorite event - and if you've never been - don't miss it - it's truly one of the great American cowboy gatherings and as fun as it gets.

See you on the road! 

Ramblin' Jack News Update for 2013

Happy Holidays to all of you fantastic Ramblin' Jack fans and thanks so much for all your support this last year.  It was one of Jack's best years yet!!  In 2013 look to have Jack staying close to the Western States - ranchers, plains, horses - Montana, Idaho and Texas in the works - with some very special but rare dates in Alaska in the Spring and a dip in to the South as well. 

Happy Holidays to You and Yours!!

Ramblin' Jack Heads to Utah

Ramblin' Jack is back from his East Coast swing - and will be heading to Utah for the Heber City Cowboy Poetry Gathering the 1st, 2nd and 3rd of November.   Welcome back to the West Jack!!

Ramblin' Jack Heads to The East in October!

2 time Grammy winner, 5 time Grammy nominee and National Medal of Arts recipient - a true gem and a trooper (!) - Ramblin' Jack Elliott travels across the country one last time this year to hit several favorite cities in the East this fall.  Don't miss the last living thread between Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan - as his legends follow him around the country.... Jack is now 81 years young - and this will be his last trip this year.  Make him feel welcome and loved - like he is!  :)  All shows posted now on this website for the rest of the year. 

Ramblin' Jack with Merle Haggard This Week-end!

Hey Hey and Heads Up!  Ramblin' Jack Elliott is opening for Merle Haggard this week-end at the Nevada County Fairgrounds Saturday, September 15th.  Should be a blazin' good time to see these two icons on the same show!  Please tell your friends and head up to the beautiful foothills for a late summer/early fall outing.  Go to www.centerforthearts.org for more information! 

Ramblin' Jack Tour in August

Happy Birthday Jack!!  :)  Today is Mr. Elliott's birthday!

Ramblin' Jack heads to the Mid West and South this month hitting some rare cities and towns that he hasn't visited in quite a while!  Hitting Kansas City, Mo., Tulsa, OK., Oklahoma City, OK., St. Louis, MO., Friendship, IN., New Orleans, LA., Baton Rouge, LA., and Cookeville, TN.   Go to the shows list for more information and don't miss this true American Folk icon and legend.  He's a rare gem on this planet!!

Ramblin' Jack is Ramblin' :)

Ramblin' Jack has just returned from a jaunt in to Canada - Vancouver Folk Festival - where his loyal and avid fans showed up in the thousands.  Great festival! 

His next show is in Northern California at the Railroad Depot Park for a Woody Guthrie 100th Birthday Celebration on July 29th.

In mid-August Jack tours the Mid-West and South East - very rare - starting in Kansas City on August 16th, going to Tulsa, Oklahoma City, St. Louis, Friendship, IL, Cincinnati and New Orleans and Baton Rouge!  All dates will be up very soon. 

So don't miss the opportunity to see this amazing living legend - who is playing better than ever! 

Texas or Bust!

Ramblin' Jack Elliott is on his way to Texas to do 4 dates.  Don't miss this American treasure as he travels down to one of his favorite states!  See the show listings for more info!

Ramblin' Jack on Loudon Wainwright's New CD 'Older Than My Old Man Now'

Ramblin' Jack is on his way back from a very successful annual Mud Tour of the East - where he was mentioned in the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal while on the road... (Google him!!)  

Jack has done a fantastic track with Loudon Wainwright III entitled "Double Lifetime" that is getting rave reviews.  A wonderful collaboration of two of America's folk/Americana gems. Run, don't walk and go get this amazing recording of Loudon's;  'Older Than My Old Man Now' on 2nd Story Sound Records. 

Jack will take a much needed rest for a few weeks before he goes down to visit his Texas fans at the end of June.  Please note new dates posted today for June and July.  Much more to come in August and September - so check the site often!!

The Mud Tour In Full Swing!

Ramblin' Jack Elliott is on his full 'Mud Season' Tour this week - please see the SHOW tab for details and don't miss the opportunity to see one of America's true Folk Icons and treasures!

Ramblin' Jack's Annual Mud Tour Starts Soon!!

Please check the site often as we have lots of exciting new shows to add for this summer.

Ramblin' Jack knocked them dead at the Woody Guthrie Centennial Celebration Concert at The Grammy Museum on April 14th - check their website for great photos.  Jack had a wonderful time hanging with Kris Kristofferson, Jackson Browne, Van Dyke Parks, producer Joe Henry and many others.

Don't miss this Spring Annual Mud Tour on the East Coast!  Show dates are posted on the Show tab....he's lookin' forward to seeing you!

Ramblin' Jack Starts To Tour

Hello Folks!  Ramblin' Jack was a special guest of Dan Hicks last Friday night at an amazing gathering of old friends - at Davies Symphany Hall in San Francisco.  He joined the likes of Ricki Lee Jones, Ray Benson, John Hammond, Maria Muldaur, Jim Kweskin, Roy Rogers, Tuck & Patti, Bruce Forman and many others - including the Original Hot Licks - for a 70th birthday celebration for Dan.  Big Fun!

(Backstage stories were historic and hysterical....:)

This week Ramblin' Jack heads to LA to perform at the Woody Guthrie 100th Birthday Celebration at Club Nokia in The Grammy Museum with Kris Kristofferson and Jackson Browne - among others.  Then he joins the 'Roots on the Rails' trip - while it goes up the coast on 'The Portland Rose.'  Please check the show tab for further information - Mud Tour is coming up in May! 

Mud Tour Dates Posted!

Don't miss Ramblin' Jack in the East on his annual mud tour this May.....start your spring season with a true treasure who delights and inspires us! Be one of lucky ones but fair warning - buy tickets early!

See the shows tab for list and updates.

Next Stop for Ramblin' Jack

The sold out 'Roots on the Rails' train trip in April should be big fun as Ramblin' Jack joins Tom Russell and friends for a ride from LA to Portland and back on The Portland Rose. There will be two venue shows as well at McCabes in La on April 14th and at Alberta Rose Theater on April 16th.

Look for the annual East Coast May Mud Tour dates to be posted soon!

Ramblin' Jack in San Francisco This Week!

Don't miss Ramblin' Jack Elliott at his annual San Francisco show this week on SF Live Arts! January 21st at the new venue Cyprian's 2097 Turk Street - (415) 454.5238.  www.noevalleymusicseries.com - even though they have moved over to Cyprian's Episcopalian Church.  Should be a great evening!

Happy New Year - Ramblin' Jack Update

Ramblin' Jack Elliott is enjoying his holidays and looking forward to seeing you all in 2012.

In January Jack will start the year with his annual visit to San Francisco's Noe Valley Ministry on January 21st - then rest up for the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko at the beginning of February.  In April Jack joins Tom Russel on the 'Roots on the Rails' trip out of LA (don't miss this if you can go - GO!!) - and then he's looking forward to a late Spring East Coast 'Mud' Tour in May.

We should all be so lucky and blessed at 80 years young - Jack is doing his best shows ever - and is looking forward to seeing all of his fans in 2012.  Cowboy Up !!  :)

Happy Thanksgiving!

Have a Safe and Wonderful Thanksgiving with your families!

RJE News

Howdy Folks!  Happy Fall!

Look for Ramblin' Jack to perform in a special Sunday show in Sonoma in December - more on this soon - and also gearing up for the National Cowboy Poetry gathering in Elko in February!  

Also, look for songs about Jack on the new Kris Kristofferson project;  and a song Jack recorded for the new tribute recording to Guy Clark - to be out soon!

Ramblin' Jack is Back!

Ramblin' Jack Elliott is back from his East Coast swing and will perform at Harlow's in Sacramento, California on November 4th.  Don't miss this true American treasure!

Jack is featured on a new tribute record to Guy Clark, and also just recorded a song for Louden Wainwright's new project.  More news to come!

Ramblin' Jack Heads to Canada and East

Our national gem - Ramblin' Jack Elliott - 80 years strong  -  is on his way to Canada and the Eastern Seaboard for the third time this year.  Do not miss this one of a kind treasure chest of American Folk music and lore.  See show dates listed on the site  - and show the man some love.  He is truly one of a kind. 

Ramblin' Jack with Loudon Wainwright/ Pacific Northwest Dates

Today Jack is recording in the studio with Loudon Wainwright - a great song Loudon wrote with Jack in mind....the rest of the month Jack rests till he heads up to the Pacific Northwest in September! Tell your friends not to miss this legend in Portland, Oregon and on Whidby Island, Washington!  Should be a real treat!

Newport and Cape Cod Report!

Ramblin' Jack is on his way back from the Newport Folk Festival and his sold out shows on Cape Cod

to his home in Northern California. Astonishing shows and warm greetings from all who were there.

Jack got to visit with Pete Seeger, Emmy Lou Harris, Elvis Costello and many more.

Greetings were sent by Guy Clark, Peter Coyote, Kris Kristofferson and

it was a real 'love fest' for Jack's 80th birthday with messages from friends from all over the world!

Ramblin' To Texas

New Dates posted today in Southern California and Texas - don't miss this American treasure!

 

Ramblin' Jack is Back!

After a very successful run on the annual mud tour - Mr. Elliott is back in Northern California resting and enjoying the Spring weather before he runs down to Texas in June.  More dates to be posted soon!

Thanks so much for all your continued support.  Happy Memorial Day!

Ramblin' Jack Starts Spring Tour

Don't miss this chance to see Ramblin' Jack Elliott in the East - on the annual Mud Tour!

See all shows listed on the site - enjoy!