Starting Thursday, I'm back on the road with Chris Kokesh and The Pickup Cowboys. The Pickup Cowpersons? Some of these shows will sell out, guaranteed. Buy tickets now, wherever possible.

Thursday Dec 5, 7:15pm The Melting Point Athens, GA with Eliot Bronson and Justin Townes Earle

Friday Dec 6, 8pm 185 King Street Brevard, NC

Saturday Dec 7, 8pm Billsborough Live Music Hall Hillsborough, NC

Sunday Dec 8, 2pm House Concert Summerfield, NC 419-889-8760 (Barn Birds duo)

Wednesday Dec 11, 6:46pm Poplar Knight Spot Aberdeen, NC

Thursday Dec 12, 8pm Ashland Coffee & Tea Ashland, VA

Friday Dec 13, 8pm Gypsy Sally's Washington, DC

Saturday Dec 14, 8pm Laurel Mountain Coffeehouse Preston Community Arts Center Kingwood, WV 304-288-7024

In January, Omar Ruiz-Lopez will be back in the saddle with The Pickup Cowboys, nearly doubling the amount of hair and surnames on stage.

Thursday Jan 2, 6pm RadioLive Museum of Commerce Pensacola, FL

Friday Jan 3, 8pm Hendershots Coffee Bar Athens, GA

Saturday Jan 4, 8:30pm The Crimson Moon Cafe Dahlonega, GA

Saturday Jan 11, 7:30pm Fountain General Store Fountain, NC

Friday Jan 24, 7:30pm Grind Cafe Coffeehouse Morganton, NC

Saturday Jan 25, high noon WDVX Blue Plate Special Knoxville Visitors Center Knoxville, TN

Saturday Jan 25, 8pm Down Home Johnson City, TN

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