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Although some of these dates remain unconfirmed specific unknown information is highlighted. 

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Date format is YYYY.MM.DD

Last update October 2013

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1995.04.08
Barre Opera House
Barre, VT

1995.04.10
Bottom Line
New York City, NY
tape
Guest appearance with Mary Chapin Carpenter during a Joan Baez concert. Recorded for the Baez live album Ring Them Bells which includes Joan Baez with Kate & Anna singing Willie Moore.

1995.04.17
City Folk - WFUV
New York City, NY
broadcast date
no details

1995.05.02
Iron Horse Music Hall
Northampton, MA
Band: Michel Pepin, Joel Zifkin. Through to May 14.
1995.05.03
Bottom Line
New York, NY

1995.05.04
Turning Point
Piermont, NY

1995.05.06
The Barns at Wolf Trap
Vienna, PA

1995.05.07
St Mary's Church
Philadelphia, PA
pic

1995.05.12
Old Town School of Folk Music
Chicago, IL
two shows
pic
Supported by the Sons of the Never Wrong.

1995.05.13
Fitzgerald Theater
St Paul, MN
A Prairie Home Companion line pic
Reported and advertised "appearance" (which may simply have referred to album recordings), but unconfirmed, although the appearance at the Cedar Cultural Center the next night lends credence to the theory. Possibly Emmylou Harris appeared live also. Air date mid-May. Probably Mando Boys also.
1995.05.14
Cedar Cultural Center
Minneapolis, MN
Band: Michel Pepin, Joel Zifkin.
1995.05.20
Carnegie Lecture Hall
Pittsburgh, PA
pic
Also appearing was John Benedict.

1995.06.21
Shank Hall
Milwaukee, WI
pic
Supported by John Kruth.

1995.06.23
Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua
Bayfield, WI
Possibly recorded for Tent Show Radio.

1995.06.24
Door County Community Auditorium
Fish Creek, WI

1995.06.25
Barrymore Theatre
Madison, WI

1995.07.01
Molson Place, Harbourfront Centre
Toronto, ON
tape
pic
Performance and workshop. Also appearing were Laura Smith, UHF, Nancy White and Big Picture.

1995.07.28
The Borderline
London, UK

1995.07.29&30
Cherry Hinton Hall Grounds
Cherry Hinton, Cambridge, UK
tape
both dates
Cambridge Folk Festival line pic Set included: Swimming Song / Goin' Back to Harlan / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino / Heart Like a Wheel / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine line pic
Saturday lineup: Elvis Costello, Capercaillie, Sharon Shannon, Clarence Gatemouth Brown, Guy Clark, Leo Kottke, Tim & Mollie O Brien & The O Boys, Balfa Toujours, Edward II, The Equation, Chris While & Julie Matthews, Coope, Boyes and Simpson, Oige, Leon Rosselson. Sunday lineup: Paul Brady, Capercaillie, Sharon Shannon, Shawn Colvin, Guy Clark, Leo Kottke, Tim & Mollie O Brien & The O Boys, Keb Mo, Otis Grand, The Equation, Chris While & Julie Matthews, Coope, Boyes and Simpson, Oige. line pic
Radio broadcast from unknown date.
1995.07.31
Róisin Dubh
Cork, Eire

1995.08.02&03
Whelans
Dublin, Eire


1995.08.05-06
Festival grounds
Dranouter, Belgium
unknown date
pic
Dranouter Folk Festival line pic
Also advertised as appearing were JPP, Los Lobos, Julio Pereira, Ry Cooder & David Lindley, Shane MacGowan and The Popes, Zap mama, Mary Black, Songhai, Taraf de Haidouks, Giora Feidman, Gabriel Yacoub and Shawn Colvin.

1995.08.20
Lake Ontario Playhouse
Sackets Harbor, NY
A benefit concert for Save The River line pic
Also Rufus, Martha, Lily, Dane, Ron Sexsmith, Albert Lee, Joe Medwick and others.

1996.01.20
Tent radio
tape
quite possibly Tent Show Radio - recorded in June 1995 at Bayfield, WI.

1996.01.24
Club Soda
Montréal, QC
Rufus showcase after signing for Dreamworks. Joined onstage during two sets by Martha, Kate and Loudon Wainwright III. All perform Old Paint. Footage, including brief interviews with Kate, Loudon Wainwright and Rufus was broadcast on City Beat January 29.

1996.01.26
Rita and Friends - CBC TV
tape
broadcast date
Kate & Anna perform Goin' Back to Harlan [alt]. Accompanied by Joel Zifkin and Michel Pepin. Hosted by Rita MacNeil.

1996.04.26
Scene Lafayette ?
Lafayette, LA
pic
Festival International de Louisiane line pic

1996.05.12
Tranzac Club
Toronto, ON
pic
Wade Hemsworth's record-launch in Toronto. Wade Hemsworth performs accompanied by Kate & Anna, Danny Greenspoon, Dane Lanken, Ann Lederman and Peter Weldon.
1996.07.20
Jericho Beach
Vancouver, BC
Vancouver Folk Festival line pic
Also appearing during 19th - 21st were Ache Brasil, Artis the Spoonman, Artisan, AWOL Love Vibe,Barachois, Hamid Baroudi, Dan Bern, Eric Bibb with Goran Wennerdrandt and Leon Bibb, Big Arte, Said Chraibi, Anne Clark, Cordelia's Dad, Dal Dil Bog, Guy Davis, Phinder Dulai, Dya Singh, Entourloupe, David Essig, Ferron, Dick Gaughan,Sheila Gostick, Hassan Hankmoun with Adam Rudolph, The Henrys, The Iron Horse, Jabbar Karyagdy, Jughead, Si Kahn, Kushan, Mary Jane Lamond and her band, Gaelic Cape Breton, Tim Lander, Jez Lowe and Bad Pennies, Ahdri Zhina Mandiela, John McCutcheon, Holly McNarland, Minimalist Jig Band, The Paperboys, Hilary Peach, Pele Julu, The Planks, Public Dreams, Melanie Ray, Adam Rudolph & Moving Pictures, Rumble Theatre, Savoy Cajun Band, Sandy Scofield, Peggy Seeger, Sharon Shannon, Sheila and Backwater Blues, Jane Siberry, Simbi, Vodou
Bob Snider, Stark Raving Chandler, Kinnie Starr, Gwen Swick and her band, Tapia & Leturia, Linda Tillery & Cultural Heritage Choir, Toronto Tabla Ensemble, Uzume Taiko, Zolty Cracker.
1996.07.23
Community Centre
Salmon Arm, BC

1996.07.25
Myer Horowitz Theatre, U of A
Edmonton, AB

1996.07.26&27
Main Stage
Prince's Island Park Festival Grounds
Calgary, AB
Calgary Folk Festival line pic
Performance on 26; workshop on 27. Line-up for the Friday - Gwen Swick, Garnet Rogers, Tom Russell & Andrew Hardin, Limpopo, Kate & Anna McGarrigle, The Neville Brothers. Also appearing during 25 - 28 were Jenny Allen and Cathy Cook, Jann Arden, Back Alley, John Beautiful, Joe Blackie & the Rodeo Kings, Blue Rodeo, Captain Tractor, Guy Clark, Carlos Del Junco, Alpha Yaya Diallo & Bafing Cheb Dino, Joe Ely, Four the Moment, Green Fools, Janis Ian, Paul James, Karamoko Kouyate and Manding, Paul Kelly, Luann Kowalek, Penny Lang, Laura Love Band, David Lindley and Hani Naser, Oscar Lopez, Jez Lowe & the Bad Pennies, Terry Morrison, Regina Ragamuffins, Rheostatics, Rwenzori, Laura Smith, Ukranians, W P. Puppeteers, David Wilkie and the McDades.

1996.09.
CBC Newsworld interview
TV interview - the McGarrigles are at home in Montréal.

1996.09.06
Stephen Talkhouse
Amagansett, Long Island, NY
Loudon Wainwright III's 50th birthday concert. Kate performs Go Leave on guitar and joins everyone on stage for final encore of Dead Skunk. Also appearing through the show were David Mansfield, Mark Johnson, Terre Roche, Chaim Tannenbaum, Martha, George Gerdes, Lucy Roche, Rufus, Suzzy Roche and David Nichtern.

1996.09.12
Folk Roots/Folk Branches CKUT Studios
Montréal, QC
Radio interview with Mike Regenstreif. Filmed by CBC-TV for a Citybeat news special.

1996.10.21
Radio Scotland
UK
recording date
Interviews. Performance of three songs.
1996.10.22
Woman's Hour, BBC Radio 4
UK
broadcast date
Jenni Murray interview. Performances of two songs (were they broadcast?).
1996.10.23
Irish Centre
Leeds, UK
Band (for European dates): Michel Pepin (bass, guitar), Joel Zifkin (violin), Rufus Wainwright (vocal), Lily Lanken (vocal).
Rufus also opened the show on his own.
1996.10.24
Philharmonic Hall
Liverpool, UK
Supported by Rufus Wainwright.
1996.10.25
Barbican Centre
London, UK
Supported by Rufus Wainwright.
1996.10.26
Royal Concert Hall
Glasgow, Scotland
Supported by Rufus Wainwright.
1996.10.28
Corn Exchange
Cambridge, UK
Supported by Rufus Wainwright.
1996.10.29
Róisin Dubh
Galway, Eire
Supported by Rufus Wainwright.
1996.10.30&31
Whelan's
Dublin, Eire
tape
Possibly incomplete set from 30th; order unconfirmed: The Bike Song / Swimming Song / Jacques et Gilles / Heart Like a Wheel / Goin' Back to Harlan / Why Must We Die? / Heartbeats Accelerating / I Eat Dinner / Matapedia / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / Kiss and Say Goodbye / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino / Hard Times Come Again No More / NaCl
line pic
Supported by Rufus Wainwright. Recorded by RTE Radio 1 and broadcast September 3, 2007. Rebroadcast with different songs December 19, 2010. Some audio (including songs by Rufus) available here.
1996.11.01
Kelly's
Belfast, NI
Possibly filmed for TV.
1996.11.03
Melkweg
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Supported by Rufus Wainwright.

1996.11.08
Chandler Music Hall
Randolph, VT
tape

1996.11.09
Lewis A, Swyer Theater, The Egg
Albany, NY
tape
pic
1996.11.10
Somerville Theater
Somerville, MA
tape
1996.11.11
Iron Horse Music Hall
Northampton, MA
tape

1996.11.12
WFUV-FM studios
New York City, NY
tape
Interview with Ben Soper and performances of Why Must We Die? / Goin' Back to Harlan / Matapedia
1996.11.15
Symphony Space
New York City, NY
tape
pic
Set included: Heart Like a Wheel / I Eat Dinner / Heartbeats Accelerating / Matapedia / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / Hard Times Come Again No More / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino
line pic
Band: Michel Pepin (guitars, bass), Joel Zifkin (violin), Rufus, Chaim - check again
1996.11.16
Tongue and Groove Studios WXPN-FM University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
tape
World Café Special Producer's Circle line pic
Broadcast Set: Matapedia / Goin' Back to Harlan / Heart Like a Wheel / NaCl line pic
Band: Michel Pepin (guitars, bass), Joel Zifkin (violin) line pic
DJ Serenade was released on the Live @ The World Cafe volume 9 CD.
1996.11.16
The Tin Angel
Philadelphia, PA
tape
two shows
Set 1: Love Is / Jigsaw Puzzle of Life / Swimming Song / D.J. Serenade / Heart Like a Wheel / Goin' Back to Harlan / Why Must We Die? / NaCl / I Eat Dinner / Heartbeats Accelerating / Matapedia / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / Kiss and Say Goodbye / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino line pic
Band: Michel Pepin (guitars, bass), Joel Zifkin (violin)
1996.11.17
The Barns at Wolf Trap
Vienna, VA
tape
1996.11.18
NPR - All Things Considered
tape
Interview and album tracks. Broadcast November 22.

1996.11.26
National Arts Centre Theatre
Ottawa, QC
tape
Set: Love Is / The Bike Song / Swimming Song /  Jacques et Gilles / Heart Like a Wheel / Goin' Back to Harlan / Why Must We Die? / NaCl / Entre la jeunesse et la sagesse / I Eat Dinner / Arbre / Heartbeats Accelerating / Matapedia / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / Kiss and Say Goodbye / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino / A la claire fontaine line pic Band: Martha, Sylvan, Michel Pepin (guitars, bass), Joel Zifkin (violin). line pic
Special guest Rufus Wainwright.
1996.11.27
Le Spectrum
Montréal, QC
tape
pic
Set: Love Is / The Bike Song / Love Is / The Bike Song / Swimming Song / Jacques et Gilles / Heart Like a Wheel / Goin' Back to Harlan / Why Must We Die? / NaCl / Entre la jeuness et la sagesse / I Eat Dinner / Arbre / Heartbearts Accelerating / Matapedia / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino / Hard Times Come Again No More / Kiss and Say Goodbye line pic Band: Michel Pepin (bass, guitar, harmony vocals), Joel Zifkin (violin, bass), Martha, Lily, Rufus, Dane, Sylvan & Jane. line pic
Special guest Martha Wainwright.
1996.11.28
newspaper article
pic
1996.11.29
Danforth Music Hall
Toronto, ON

1997.02.12
Massey Hall
Toronto, ON
pic
Folk Dream Gala Concert - a benefit for the North American Folk Music and Dance Alliance. line pic
Hosted by Tom Paxton and James Keelaghan. Also appearing were The Barra MacNeils, Leahy, Damien Brazier, Moxy Fruvous, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Pete Seeger and Ani DiFranco.
1997.02.12
CBC Newsworld TV studio - Pamela Wallin Live
Toronto, ON
tape
Interview part 1 / part 2 / Come a Long Way / part 4
[alt1] / [alt2] / [alt3]
line pic
Also appearing was Cindy Church.

1997.02.18
The Palms
Davis, CA
Band: Michel Pepin, Joel Zifkin. Through to March 23.
1997.02.20
Luther Burbank Center for the Arts
Santa Rosa, CA
tape
1997.02.21
Palace of the Fine Arts
San Francisco, CA
tape
Joined onstage by Linda Ronstadt for Heart Like a Wheel.
1997.02.22
Ash Grove
Santa Monica, CA
1997.02.23
Coach House
San Juan Capistrano, CA
With Kit Smith and Roger Kraft.
1997.02.24
Ash Grove
Santa Monica, CA
1997.02.26
Morning Becomes Eclectic - KCRW studio
Santa Monica, CA
tape
Interviews and performances of Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / Matapedia / Why Must We Die? / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino / Goin' Back to Harlan (incomplete)line pic
Accompanied by Joel Zifkin (violin), Michael Pepin (guitar). Can be heard here.
1997.02.26
Folkscene - KPFK studios
Los Angeles, CA
tape
Broadcast Set: DJ Serenade / Heartbeats Accelerating / Jacques et Gilles / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino / Goin' Back to Harlan / I Eat Dinner / Complainte pour Ste Catherine / Heart Like a Wheel. Interspersed with interviews. line pic Goin' Back to Harlan released on The FolkScene Collection CD.
1997.02.27
Backstage Tavern
Ballard, Seattle, WA
tape
1997.02.28
Aladdin Theatre
Portland, OR
1997.03.01
Boulder Theater
Boulder, CO
With Geoff Muldaur and Stephen Bruton.

1997.03.12
John Waldron Arts Center
Bloomington, IN
1997.03.13
Southgate House
Newport, KY
1997.03.14
Bomhard Theater,
Kentucky Center For The Arts
Louisville, KY
1997.03.15
Fawcett Cener for Tomorrow,
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH
1997.03.16
Cultural Center Theater
Charleston, WV
tape
pic
Mountain Stageline pic
Broadcast Set: D.J. Serenade / Heartbeats Accelerating / Why Must We Die? / Matapedia / Goin' Back to Harlan / Heart Like a Wheel / Bird On a Wire (ensemble; Kate & Anna sing one verse; truncated)
line pic
Also Dan Bern, Phil Cody, The Low & Sweet Orchestra, Madeleine Peyroux.
1997.03.18
Ladies Literary Club
Grand Rapids, MI
1997.03.19
Kalamazoo Valley Community College
Kalamazoo, MI
1997.03.20
The Ark
Ann Arbor, MI
pic
1997.03.21
Old Town School of Folk Music
Chicago, IL
tape
two shows
Set 1: Swimming Song / Heartbeats Accelerating / Goin' Back to Harlan / Heart Like a Wheel / Jacques et Gilles / The Bike Song / Love Is / NaCl / Entre lajeunesse et la sagesse / D.J. Serenade / Why Must We Die? / Matapedia / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / Kiss and Say Goodbye / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino line pic
Band: Michel Pepin (guitars, bass), Joel Zifkin (violin)
1997.03.23
Cedar Cultural Centre
Minneapolis, MN

1997.03.30
One of A Kind - CBC radio broadcast from McGarrigle family home
St Saveur, QC
tape
Interview with Jim Hiscock interspersed with album tracks.

1997.05.24
Du Maurier Theatre, Guelph Civic Centre
Guelph, ON
During the Guelph Spring Festival. Joel Zifkin, Michel Pepin

1997.07.20
Royal Festival Hall
London, UK
pic
Part of the Serious Summer Festival line pic
With Martha. Supported by Altan. The transcript of a lengthy and informative interview conducted by hearsay magazine prior to the gig appears here
1997.07.21
Wulfrun Hall
Wolverhampton, UK
tape
1997.07.22
Labatt's Apollo
Manchester, UK
tape
pic
Supported by Helen Watson.

1997.07.23
Studio 2 - CBC TV
tape
broadcast date
Interview. Perform Na Cl / Why Must We Die? line pic
Band: Joel Zifkin (violin), Michel Pepin (bass)

1997.07.25
Piazza Garibaldi or Piazza Duomo
Spilimbergo, Italy
Folkfest
1997.07.30
Klinkers Festival
Brugge, Belgium
Folkest
1997.08.01
Katherinenruine
Nürnberg, Germany
tape
Probably as part of Bardentreffen Nürnberg line pic
Set: Swimming Song / Goin' Back to Harlan / Love Is / Excursion a Venise / NaCI / Entre la jeunesse et la sagesse / Heart Like a Wheel / Jacques et Gilles / DJ Serenade / Heartbeats Accelerating / I Eat Dinner / The Car Song / Don't Forget / Why Must We Die / Matapedia / Complainte pour Ste Catherine / Kiss and Say Goodbye / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino line pic
Band: Michel Pepin - (bass, guitar), Joel Zifkin (violin), Martha Wainwright.
Supported by Nanette Scriba.
1997.08.02
Arena Theatre
Sidmouth, UK
tape
pic
Sidmouth Folk Festival line pic
Set: Swimming Song / Goin' Back to Harlan / Love Is / Excursion a Venise / NaCl / Entre la jeunesse et la sagesse / Heart Like a Wheel / Jacques et Gilles / Heartbeats Accelerating / I Eat Dinner / The Car Song / Don't Forget / Why Must We Die? / Matapedia / Complainte a Ste Catherine / Kiss and Say Goodbye / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino. line pic
Band: Michel Pepin - (bass, guitar), Joel Zifkin (violin), Martha Wainwright, Lily Lanken.
line pic
BBC Radio 2 broadcast a review of the festival by Ralph McTell on August 6 which included a short interview and some live songs. The programme also included Christina Olsen, Black Umfolosi and The Fagins. Also appearing during the eight day festival were Roy Bailey, Maddy Prior, Shooglenifty, Martin Simpson, Roger Wilson & Martin Carthy and over a hundred other acts.
1997.08.03
Stoke Park
Guildford, UK
tape
pic
Guildford Folk Festival line pic Set: Complainte Pour Ste Catherine / Love Is / Goin' Back To Harlan / Entre la jeunesse et la sagesse / Heart Like A Wheel / Heartbeats Accelerating / Swimming Song / I Eat Dinner / The Car Song / Matapedia line pic Band: line pic
Also appearing on the Sunday were Jethro Tull, The Dolmen, Laika, Bootleg Beatles, Jocasta, Show of Hands, The Hamsters, Joyce Gang, John Otway, Bhundu Boys and Plenty.

1997.08.22
Old Pool Farm
Upper Salford Township nr Schwenksville, PA
tape
Philadelphia Folk Festival line pic
Set: Goin' Back to Harlan / Swimming Song / Heart Like a Wheel / Heartbeats Accelerating / I Eat Dinner / The Car Song / Why Must We Die / Matapedia.line pic
Also appearing on the Friday were Chuck Brodsky, Cordelia's Dad, Lucy Kaplansky, Malaika, David Olney, Kristina Olsen, Suzzy Roche, Salamander Crossing (afternoon) and Dan Bern, Don Edwards, Kate and Anna, Keb' Mo'Pele Juju, Les Sampou, Tempest. (evening).

1997.09.24-28
Bloomington, IN
unknown date
Lotus World Music & Arts Festival

1997.12.05
Flynn Theatre
Burlington, VT
tape
Set: Excursion à Venise / Love Is / Jacques et Gilles / Heart Like a Wheel / NaCl / D.J. Serenade / Heartbeats Accelerating / I Eat Dinner / Goin' Back to Harlan / Swimming Song / Schooldays / The Bike Song / The Pump Song / Why Must We Die? / Matapedia / Jigsaw Puzzle of Life / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / Kiss and Say Goodbye /(Talk to Me of) Mendocino line pic Band: Michel Pepin (bass, guitar), Joel Zifkin (violin).
1997.12.06
Somerville Theatre
Somerville, MA
tape
Set: Excursion à Venise / Love Is / Jacques et Gilles / Heart Like a Wheel / NaCl / D.J. Serenade / The Pump Song / The Bike Song / Heartbeats Accelerating / Swimming Song / Schooldays / Goin' Back to Harlan / I Eat Dinner / Matapedia / Jigsaw Puzzle of Life / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / Kiss and Say Goodbye / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino / Johnny's Gone to Hilo line pic
Band: Michel Pepin (bass, guitar), Joel Zifkin (violin).
Review
1997.12.07
Iron Horse Music Hall
Northampton, MA
tape
Set: Excursion à Venise (unconfirmed) / Love Is / Jacques et Gilles / Heart Like a Wheel / NaCl / Entre lajeunesse et la sagesse / Heartbeats Accelerating / Why Must We Die? / Swimming Song / Schooldays / Goin' Back to Harlan / I Eat Dinner / Matapedia / Jigsaw Puzzle of Life / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino>line pic
Band: Michel Pepin (bass, guitar), Joel Zifkin (violin).

1998.07.15
Lee's Palace
Toronto, ON
Rufus opening for Julian Lennon. Kate piano on What'll I Do?.

1998.08.14
Lansdowne Park
Ottawa, ON
Lilith Fairline pic
Kate and Anna appear as guests for two songs (one being Le petite navire) during Emmylou Harris' performance and the other a finale encore of What's Going On? The next two Lilith Fair shows were on August 16 & 17 at Molson Amphitheatre in Toronto but there is no evidence that there was any McGarrigle participation.

1998.09.17&18
Le Monument-National basement studio
Montréal, QC
tape
Videotaping songs for The McGarrigle Hour DVD. line pic
Set as released: Schooldays / Cool River / Allez-vous-en (Martha) / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino / Dig My Grave (Chaim) / What'll I Do / Bon Voyage / Gentle Annie (with Linda Ronstadt - not from concert) / NaCl / Young Love (Chaim) / Year of The Dragon (Martha) / Johnny's Gone to Hilo / Green Green Rocky Road / Skip Rope Song (with Emmylou Harris - not from concert) / Heartburn (Rufus) / Alice Blue Gown (Lily) / Time On My Hands (Chaim)/ Baltimore Fire (Loudon Wainwright III)/ Good Night Sweetheart (Rufus). line pic Band: Chaim Tannenbaum (guitar, mandolin, vocals), Michel Pepin (guitar & bass), Joel Ziflin (violin), John McColgan (drums), Tom Mennier (piano). line pic
With Jane, Rufus, Martha, Lily, Sylvan, Dane and Loudon Wainwright III. The DVD also includes interview material and four songs from Theatre Expo Montréal in 1981.

1998.10.12
Telus Theatre, Festival Place
Sherwood Park, AB
1998.10.13
Jack Singer Concert Hall
Calgary, AB
1998.10.14
Second Stage, Theatre One
Nanaimo, BC
1998.10.15
Massey Theatre
New Westminster, BC
With Kit Smith and Roger Kraft.
1998.10.16
Vicki Gabereau show - VTV Studios
Vancouver, BC

1998.10.17
Port Angeles High School Auditorium
Port Angeles, WA
Juan de Fuca Festival of the Arts
1998.10.18
Broadway Performance Hall
Seattle, WA
1998.10.20
Aladdin Theatre
Portland, OR
Also Steve Forbert.
1998.10.22
The Palms
Davis, CA
1998.10.23&24
Great American Music Hall
San Francisco, CA
tape
Set 23: Swimming Song / Goin' Back to Harlan / I Eat Dinner / Heart Like a Wheel / Heartbeats Accelerating / Love Is / Jigsaw Puzzle of Life / Il était un petit navire / Skip Rope Song / Matapedia / NaCl / Alice Blue Gown (Lily) / What'll I Do / Green Green Rocky Road / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine line pic
Band: Lily, Joel Zifkin (violin), Michel Pepin. line pic
Supported by Loudon Wainwright III. Kate & Anna guest on Loudon encore of Schooldays.
1998.10.25
Palookaville
Santa Cruz, CA
With Loudon Wainwright III.
1998.10.27&28
Largo
Los Angeles, CA
tape
Set 27: D.J. Serenade / I Eat Dinner / Entre lajeunesse et la sagesse / Heart Like a Wheel / Heartbeats Accelerating / Love Is / Jigsaw Puzzle of Life / Swimming Song / Goin' Back to Harlan / Il était un petit navire / Skip Rope Song / Matapedia / NaCl / Alice Blue Gown / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / Green Green Rocky Road / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino
line pic
Set 28: D.J. Serenade / I Eat Dinner / Entre lajeunesse et la sagesse / Heartbeats Accelerating / Love Is / Jigsaw Puzzle of Life / Swimming Song / Goin' Back to Harlan / Il était un petit navire / Skip Rope Song / Matapedia / NaCl / Heart Like a Wheel / Alice Blue Gown / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / Green Green Rocky Road / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino / Kiss and Say Goodbye line pic
Band: Lily, Michel Pepin, Joel Zifkin.

1998.11.07
Town Hall
New York City, NY
tape
Set: Swimming Song / Goin' Back to Harlan / Love Is / Jigsaw Puzzle of Life / I Eat Dinner / NaCl / Il était un petit navire / Skip Rope Song / Matapedia / Young Love (Chaim) / Dig My Grave (Chaim) / Time On My Hands (Chaim)/ Bon Voyage / Alice Blue Gown (Lily) / Green Green Rocky Road / Baltimore Fire / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine line pic
Band: Jane, Chaim Tannenbaum, Michel Pepin (bass), Joel Zifkin (violin), Dane Lanken.line pic
Supported by Loudon Wainwright III. Kate & Anna guest on Loudon encore of Schooldays.
Review here
1998.11.08
The Painted Bride Arts Center
Philadelphia, PA
1998.11.09
The Birchmere
Alexandria, VA
1998.11.10
Ram's Head
Annapolis, MD
1998.11.11
Indre Studios
Philadelphia, PA
tape
The McGarrigle Family Hour line pic School Days (all) / Beauty Mark (Rufus) / Hitting You (Loudon) / I Eat Dinner (Kate, Anna & Martha) / Green Green Rocky Road (all) / Skip Rope Song (all) / Goodnight Sweetheart (all). line pic Band: Kate, Anna, Jane, Loudon Wainwright III, Rufus Wainwright, Martha Wainwright, Lily Lanken, Chaim Tannenbaum, Michel Pepin (guitar), Joel Zifkin (violin), Dane Lanken (backup vocals) line pic
Performances interspersed with interviews with Ken Tucker. Broadcast by WHYY on Fresh Air, November 19. Rebroadcast in April 1999 and probably broadcast on other dates with alternate running order.

1998.11.16
Toronto, ON
Kate & Anna host the ninth annual Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada awards ceremony. Billboard reported that the show was "deftly hosted" by the sisters.

1998.11.28
Massey Hall
Toronto, ON
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Opening for The Chieftains. Also appearing were Ashley MacIsaac and The Barra MacNeils. Accompanied by Lily, Sylvan and Dane Lanken.
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1998.11.29
Opera, National Arts Centre
Ottawa, ON
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Opening for The Chieftains. Also appearing were Ashley MacIsaac and The Barra MacNeils.

1998.12.04
WTN - Jane Hawtin Live
Toronto, ON
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With Rufus and Lily.

1998.12.04
CBC - The National
Toronto, ON
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Loudon Wainwright III, The McGarrigles, Rufus Wainwright, Martha Wainwright and more were chronicled on tour, in concert and in conversation on Canada's nationally televised programme.

1998.12.12
Christmas Cabaret by Infinitheatre
Montréal, QC
Kate & Anna perform one song.
1998.12.17
Folk Roots/Folk Branches CKUT
Montréal, QC
Kate & Anna interview with Mike Regenstreif recorded the previous Sunday at Kate's house.
1998.12.20&21
Cabaret
Montréal, QC
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Set 20: Schooldays / Skip Rope Song / Il était un petit navire / NaCl / Cool River / Bon Voyage (Michelle Mercure) / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino / Year of The Dragon (Martha) / Green Green Rocky Road / Dig My Grave (Chaim) / What'll I Do (Rufus) / Swimming Song / Time On My Hands (Chaim) / Allez-vous-en (Martha) Heartburn (Rufus) Alice Blue Gown (Lily) / Young Love (Chaim) Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / Johnny's Gone to Hilo / Good Night Sweetheart.(Rufus) / Kiss and Say Goodbye / Hard Times Come Again No More line pic
Set 21: Schooldays / Skip Rope Song / Il était un petit navire / NaCl / Cool River / Bon Voyage (Michelle Mercure) / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino / Year of The Dragon (Martha) / Green Green Rocky Road / Dig My Grave (Chaim) / What'll I Do (Rufus) / Swimming Song / Time On My Hands (Chaim) / Allez-vous-en (Martha) Quand vous mourez de nos amours (Rufus) Alice Blue Gown (Lily) / Young Love (Chaim) Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / Johnny's Gone to Hilo / Good Night Sweetheart.(Rufus) / Kiss and Say Goodbye / Hard Times Come Again No More / Heart Like a Wheel line pic
Band: Rufus, Chaim Tannenbaum, Joel Zifkin (violin), John McColgan (drums), Tom Mennier (piano), Michel Pepin (bass, guitar), Sylvan, Martha, Lily, and Michelle Mercure.

1999.01.18
WAMC Performing Arts Studio
Albany, NY
probably 2003?

1999.01.29
Iron Horse Music Hall
Northampton, MA
1999.01.30
Sanders Theatre, Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
Band: Chaim Tannenbaum, Michel Pepin (bass), Joel Zifkin (violin), Martha, Rufus, Dane, Sylvan and John McColgan (drums)
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1999.02.13&14
Bottom Line
New York City, NY
two shows each night
Band: Chaim Tannenbaum, Michel Pepin (bass), Joel Zifkin (violin), Martha and John McColgan (drums). line pic
Rufus, Loudon Wainwright III, Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris make guest appearances on 13th. Emmylou joins for two songs and Linda sings on Gentle Annie.

1999.03.10
Olympia Theatre
Montréal, QC
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Rufus show. Kate plays piano and provides back-up vocals on Quand vous mourrez de nos amours

1999.04.12
Gzowski in Conversation - CBC TV Studio
Montréal, QC
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Kate, Anna & Lily perform Il était un petit navire. Kate, Rufus & Martha perform (Talk To Me of) Mendocino. Martha, Kate, Anna & Lily perform Year of the Dragon. The latter two songs were released on the Gzowski in Compilation CD. With Michel Pepin and and Joel Zifkin. First broadcast June 21. Rebroadcast January 2004. Possibly other dates as well.

1999.04.17
Chicago Folk Center
Old Town School of Folk Music
Chicago, IL
two shows
Band: Michel Pepin (bass), Joel Zifkin (violin). Through to April 22. With Loudon Wainwright III.
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1999.04.18
Fitzgerald Theatre
St Paul, MN
with Loudon Wainwright III.
1999.04.20
The Ark
Ann Arbor, MI
1999.04.22
Long Center for the Performing Arts
Lafayette, IN

1999.05.01
Rosebud
Pittsburgh, PA
Band: Joel Zifkin (violin), Lily, Martha. Through to May 5. With Rufus.
1999.05.02
Z93 Stage, Music Midtown Festival
Atlanta, GA
Also appearing were Vinyl, the Fiji Mariners & Col. Bruce Hampton, Blueground Undergrass and Norman Blake.
1999.05.04
Sapphire
Orlando, FL
First appearance in Florida.
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1999.05.05
State Theater
St Petersburgh, FL

1999.05.18
Embassy Rooms
London, England
Rufus show with Kate on piano for one song.

1999.06.04
Convocation Hall, University of Toronto
Toronto, ON
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With Jann Arden. A celebration of the Women of Originality 1999 awards.

1999.07.02
Royal Festival Hall
London, UK
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Set: John The Revelator / Shine On Me (Nick Cave with Kate & Anna). Kate & Anna perform Ah Sunflower. Also appearing were Howie B, Michael Blair, Eliza Carthy, Nick Cave, Jarvis Cocker, Bryan Ferry, Gavin Friday, Robin Holcomb, Gary Lucas, Eric Mingus, Mondrian String Quartet, Geoff Muldaur, Bob neuwirth, Mary Margaret O'Hara, beth Orton, Van Dyke Parks, renaud Pion, Roswell Rudd, Jimmy Scott, Maurice Seezer, Elliot Sharp, Syd Straw, June Tabor, David Torn, Mercian Worker & Joel Zifkin.
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1999.07.08
Mainstage, Birds Hill Park
Winnipeg, ON
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With Lily and Martha. Preceded by John Hiatt; followed by Steve Earle. Otheres appearing included Vance Gilbert, The Four Bitchin' Babes, The Ennis Sisters, Sam Baardman, Lucy Kaplansky, Ellen Thorn, Dee Carstensen, Natalie MacMaster.
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1999.07.11
La Scène Molson Dry, Le Pigeonnier, Parc de la Francophonie
Québec City, QC
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including Martha for two songs. Also joined by Lily & Dane. Supported by the Ennis Sisters.
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1999.08.05
Théâtre Olympia
Montréal, QC
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La fête à Michel Rivard line pic
Also appearing were Angèle Dubeau, Marie-Michèle Desrosiers, Pierre Flynn, Marc Déry and others.

1999.08.07
Main Stage, Gallagher Park
Edmonton, AB
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Saturday afternoon appearance by Kate & Anna McGarrigle and Friends. Appearances by Loudon Wainwright III, Rufus, Martha, Lily. Also Sunday afternoon Influences workshop on Stage 6 with Tom Russell, Nancy Griffith and Greg Brown (Ralph McTell was advertised). line pic Band: Joel Zifkin (violin), Michel Pepin (guitar), Tom Mennier (piano), Lily (vocals).
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Also appearing from the 5th to the 8th were Allakomi, Altan, Joan Armatrading, Joan Baez, Waldemar Bastos, Jennifer Berezan, Dan Bern, Rory Block, Bill Bourne, Greg Brown & Bo Ramsey, Boozoo Chavis, Jimmy Cliff, J.P. Cormier, Iris DeMent, Alpha Yaya Diallo, Floyd Dixon, Drummers of Burundi, Maria Dunn Trio, Fred Eaglesmith, Alejandro Escovedo, Stephen Fearing, Ferron, Festival House Band (Amos Garrett (guitar), Kit Johnson (bass), Ron Casat (keys), Rusty Reed (harmonica), Michelle Josef (drums), and Dave Babcock (horns).), Archie Fisher, Dick Gaughan, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Nanci Griffith, Maura Hagen, Inti-Illimani, Gordie Johnson / Kelly Hoppe; Kavana, McNeill, Lynch, Lupari; Habib Koite and Bamada, Jez Lowe and the Bad Pennies, Donal Lunny's Coolfin (with Sharon Shannon), Madagascar Slim, Rory McLeod & Aimee Leonard, Ralph McTell, Terry Morrison, Mortal Coil, Oliver Mtukudzi and the Black Spirits, Geoff Muldaur, The Paperboys, Graham Parker, Ron Pearson, Kelly Joe Phelps, Steve Pineo, The Rankins, Lionel Rault, Kimmie Rhodes, The Rockin' Highliners, Roy Rogers & Shana Morrison, Tom Russell, Laura Smith, Ben Spencer, Jane Siberry, Ben Sures, Irma Thomas & the Professionals, Ulali, Vancouver Chinese Music Ensemble, Aditya Verma, Loudon Wainwright III, Martha Wainwright, Rufus Wainwright, Diamond Joe White, Andy White, Tim Williams, Willie and Lobo, Bob Wiseman, Richard Wood, Jennifer and Hazel Wrigley.

1999.09.05
Mainstage Memorial Stadium
Seattle, WA
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Bumbershoot - Guest appearance during Emmylou Harris and Linda Ronstadt show. Kate and Anna are on stage for three songs: 1917 / Talk To Me Of Mendocino / All I Left Behind. line pic
Band: Bernie Leadon (guitar, bass and banjo), Greg Leisz (guitar, mandolin and pedal steel), Buddy Miller (guitar and bass), Ethan Johns (drums), Wix (keyboards and accordion). line pic
Others scheduled to appear on the 5th included the Funky Meters, Rocket From the Crypt, Great Big Sea, Cibo Matto, Bloque, Roy Harper, Queens of the Stone Age, Alvin Youngblood Hart, the Red Elvises, Junior Brown, Tuck & Patti and IQU.

1999.09.05
Opera House, Seattle Center
Seattle, WA
Band: Joel Zifkin, Michel Pepin, Lily, Martha. line pic
With Loudon Wainwright III opening. Joined by Emmylou Harris and Linda Ronstadt.

1999.11.04
Sean O'Sullivan Theatre
Centre for the Arts, Brock University
St Catharines, ON

1999.11.05
Peterborough, ON

1999.11.06
Centrepointe Theatre
Nepean, Ottawa, ON
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Set: Swimming Song / Going Back to Harlan / Omie Wise / I Eat Dinner / NaCl / Heartbeats Accelerating / Skip Rope Song / Matapedia / Why Must We Die / Love Is / The Bike Song / Leave Me Be / Entre la jeunesse et la sagesse / Heart Like a Wheel / Alice Blue Gown / Ah, Sunflower / Green Rocky Road / Complainte pour Ste-Catherine / Kiss and Say Goodbye / (Talk to Me of) Mendocino / Log Driver's Waltz 

1999.11.11&12
St. Ann's Arts Center, St Ann's Church
Brooklyn, NY
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Harry Smith Night
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Set 12: John The Revelator / Henry Lee / Shine On Me (Nick Cave with Kate & Anna)
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Allso appearing were Amy Berger, Nick Cave, Knox Chandler, John Clarke, Bob Cranshaw, JD Daugherty, Wilco, Elliot Sharp, the Fugs, John Sebastian, Lou Reed, Bob Neuwirth, Mary Margaret O'Hara, DJ Spooky, Last Forever, David Johansen and the Harry Smiths, Kenny Kosek, Last Forever with Dick Connette, Renaud Pion, Lou Reed, Ed Sanders/Tuli Kupferberg, Pete Stampfel, Maurice Seezer, Elliott Sharp, Dave Soldier, Soldier String Quartet, Fernando Saunders, Tony "Thunder" Smith, Syd Straw, Tony Trischka, David Torn, Rufus Wainwright, Gavin Friday, Eric Mingus, Robin Holcomb, Roswell Rudd, Sonic Youth, Geoff Muldaur, Adam Dom, Nick Cave, Gary Lucas, Van Dyke Parks. Concerts were recorded for prospective live album. Video of Ommie Wise pt 2 appears on the 4 disc set The Harry Smith Project Revisited.

1999.12.05
Grand Theatre
Kingston, ON