Upcoming Dates

Saturday, July 29th, 2017

Bemo's
The Sarah Swanson Band - 9 p.m.
701 S. Madison
Bay City, MI 48708

The Sarah Swanson Band returns to one of our favorite venues this summer ~ join us at Bemo's in Bay City, MI on Saturday, July 29 2017! Can't wait to see all of our friends there ~ Rock On!!!

Saturday, August 12th, 2017

River's Edge Brewing Co.
The Sarah Swanson Band - TBA
125 S Main St. #400
Milford, MI 48381

The Sarah Swanson Band rocks the River's Edge Brewing Co. outdoor stage across from the Milford Memories Summer Festival on Saturday, August 12 2017! 

Past Dates

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

Manchester Community Fair
The Sarah Swanson Band - 9 pm - 12 am
E. Vernon St.
Manchester, MI

The Sarah Swanson Band returns to The Manchester Fair this summer on Saturday, July 15, 2017 in beautiful Manchester, Michigan! Join us in the brand new beer tent for this amazing community fair event ~ always a very good time! 

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

Private Event
The Sarah Swanson Band ~ Stripped
Manchester, MI

Sunday, September 11th, 2016

The Village Tap
BENEFIT FOR FRIENDS Concert - 1 p.m.-8 p.m.
237 E. Main St (Corner of M52)
Manchester, MI 48158
Price: FREE Donations welcome!

BENEFIT FOR FRIENDS Concert for Demie King & Kevin McCarthy from 1-8 p.m Sunday 9.11.16. Live music all day ~ The Sarah Swanson Band hits the stage at 4 p.m. for our first ever full acoustic set. Lineup: Studio 542, Juston Brady, Flyte, SSB, Cash Is King, Paper Soul, & Ripper. All amazing bands playing to support loved ones in the community. Silent auction. Please join us ~ Rockkk On!!!

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

Manchester Fair
The Sarah Swanson Band - 8:00 p.m.
Wolverine and Vernon St
Manchester, MI
United States
Price: FREE

The Sarah Swanson Band returns to The Manchester Fair on Saturday, June 25! All ages show. FREE with fair admission. More info coming soon ~ 

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Beards Brewery
The Sarah Swanson Band Stripped - 7:30 p.m.
207A Howard St.
Petoskey, MI 49770
United States
231.753.2221
Price: FREE

Announcing The Sarah Swanson Band Stripped at Beards Brewery's on Thursday, October 29 in Petoskey, Michigan where Sarah, Patrick, and Jim of The Sarah Swanson Band will play a few of the band's songs stripped down! For some time we've wanted to arrange another version of the band's sound for smaller venues. After stopping in over the summer to a very cool, creative evening of Charlie Millard's Open Mic at Beards we asked to join in, and October 29 is the night! The Sarah Swanson Band Stripped plays a short set sometime between 7:30-10:30 p.m. We were truly impressed with the quality of tunes we heard when we visited Beards. Please spend Thursday, October 29 with us in beautiful Petoskey listening to stellar music while drinking delicious beer!

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

Manchester Fair
The Sarah Swanson Band! - 8:00 p.m.
M52
Manchester, MI
United States
Price: FREE

Join THE SARAH SWANSON BAND when they return to The Manchester Fair for a rocking night on Thursday, June 25 at the beautiful Manchester Fairgrounds! Show time 8:00- 10:00 p.m. All ages show. FREE! See you there! 

Saturday, May 30th, 2015

Tip Top Deluxe Bar & Grill
The Sarah Swanson Band! - 8:30 pm
760 Butterworth St SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
United States
616.272.3910

 

THE SARAH SWANSON BAND rocks the famous Tip Top Deluxe in downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan for the first time ever on Saturday, May 30! Specials guests The Daytripperz (duo) start the night of music celebration!

Sunday, May 24th, 2015

Sarah & Patrick from THE SARAH SWANSON BAND sit in w/ the legendary rock band FOGHAT! - 6:00 pm
501 W Washington St
Coleman, MI 48618
Price: $20 advance/$25 at door

Come see Sarah Swanson and Patrick Thomas from THE SARAH SWANSON BAND sit in with FOGHAT, one of the greatest rock bands in the World on Memorial Weekend Sunday, May 24 at 6 pm! FOGHAT puts on an incredible live show.What an honor to be included on one of the band's biggest hits! Beautiful weather predicted for this outdoor concert in Mid-Michigan. See you there!

Saturday, May 16th, 2015

The Sarah Swanson Band! - 10 pm
237 E Main St, Manchester, MI 48158
Manchester, MI 48158
United States
(734) 428-7032
Price: No Cover

Join THE SARAH SWANSON BAND under the The Village Tap tent in beautiful downtown Manchester, Michigan on Saturday, May 16 10:00 p.m.- Midnight! Opening act STUDIO 542. Friendly, good vibe venue that supports Michigan music! 

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Bemo's
THE SARAH SWANSON BAND w/ Merlin's Pipe! - 9:00 P.M.
701 S. Madison
Bay City, MI 48708
(989) 893-7071
Price: FREE

THE SARAH SWANSON BAND returns to rock BeMos in Bay City with original groovy, haunting rock tunes followed by an amazing collection of cover tunes from Merlin's Pipe! SSB plays from 9:30-11 p.m. Don't miss this return performance! No cover at this very cool venue.

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

Crazy Wisdom Tea Room
The Sarah Swanson Band - 8:30- 10:30 p.m.
114 S. Main Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Price: FREE all ages

The Sarah Swanson Band returns to Downtown Ann Arbor's premier live music venue Crazy Wisdom on Main St. Saturday, November 22 8:30-10:30 pm. Stay tuned for more details!

Friday, October 17th, 2014

Bemo's
The Sarah Swanson Band w/ Merlin's Pipe - 9:30 pm
701 S. Madison
Bay City, MI 48708
989.893.7071

The Sarah Swanson Band opens this magical night with a concert of original haunting and rocking songs from our albums THIS SIDE OF MADNESS and DARK SUNSHINE, both of which received significant national airplay. The Sarah Swanson Band is followed by Merlin's Pipe, a fantastic local band that plays incredibly choice covers. Please join us as Sarah Swanson happily returns to her hometown area!

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

The Pleasant Lake Inn Bar & Grill
The Sarah Swanson Band & Merlin's Pipe! - 9:00 p.m.
11271 E. Pleasant Lake Rd
Manchester, MI 48158

The Sarah Swanson Band with Merlin's Pipe~ two rock bands, one awesome night! SSB plays original intense blues-rock from our two albums 9-10:30 p.m. followed by cool cover tunes from Merlin's Pipe. See: www.SarahSwansonMusic.com for more info. 

Saturday, July 26th, 2014

Crazy Wisdom Tea Room
The Sarah Swanson Band - 8:30- 10:30 p.m.
114 S. Main Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Price: FREE all ages

The Sarah Swanson Band returns to Downtown Ann Arbor's premier live music venue Crazy Wisdom on Main St. Saturday, July 26 8:30-10:30 pm. Stay tuned for more details!

Saturday, July 12th, 2014

Private Party
The Sarah Swanson Band - TBD
TBD
Davisburg, MI

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

Manchester Fair
The Sarah Swanson Band - 8:00- 10:00 p.m.
M52
Manchester, MI
Price: $5 all day (children under 8 FREE)

The Sarah Swanson Band rocks the Manchester Fair for the first time ever! An awesome way to roll into Summer... please join us! See www.ManchesterFair.org for more info~ Rockkk On!

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

Michigan Urban Farming Initiative Benefit
The Sarah Swanson Band - 7:00 p.m.
Fisher Building
Detroit, MI
United States

Thursday, August 8th, 2013

Sounds and Sights on Thursday Chelsea Festival
The Sarah Swanson Band! - 6:30-8:30 p.m.
East Middle Street
Chelsea, MI
Price: FREE!

The Sarah Swanson Band is honored to be coming back to the Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights Chelsea Festival Concert Series! Find us on the Middle Street Stage in downtown Chelsea. Looking forward to seeing you there ~ peace!

Saturday, August 3rd, 2013

Sarah Swanson Band at Manchester Street Festival - 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Mill Porch Stage, Corner E Main St & Adrian
Manchester, MI
Price: FREE!

Schedule for Music:

9:00 Ken Kozora
10:30 Jen Sygit
12:00 Sue Nordman
1:30 Chris Burnham
3:00 Jason Dennie
4:30 Tom Fog Band
6:00 Sarah Swanson Band
7:30 Annie and Rod Capps

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Sounds and Sights on Thursday Chelsea Festival
Chelsea Sights & Sounds Thursday Night Concerts! - 6:30-8:30 p.m.
East Middle Street
Chelsea, MI
Price: FREE ALL AGES

The Sarah Swanson Band is honored to be coming back to the Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights Chelsea Festival Concert Series! Find us on the Middle Street Stage downtown Chelsea. Looking forward to seeing you there ~ peace!

Saturday, September 8th, 2012

"This Side of Madness" CD RELEASE PARTY
This Side of Madness CD Release Party! - 8 p.m.-10 p.m.
"Gladwin Barn" 4105 W Liberty
Ann Arbor, MI
Price: $10 suggested donation; $20 per

Please join us for this intriguing special night of rock & roll showcasing our new CD "This Side of Madness" and celebrating LIVE music! We'll be rocking to songs from our new CD, favorites from "Dark Sunshine", and a few surprise tunes close to our hearts. Held in a very cool space that holds true meaning to our band, we invite you to join us for CD specials and a night of blending the love and celebration of rock & roll music in Ann Arbor! A professional videographer and photographer will be documenting this exciting event so don't miss this intimate night of music! This is the beginning of some great adventures for the Sarah Swanson Band featuring Patrick Thomas, Jim Gillette, Chuck Mauk, Dave Sharp, and Jennifer Buehrer so please join us, bring friends who haven't heard us before, and get there early. Space is limited! This is a private venue so please respect this beautiful space. BYOB for those 21 & over. Soda and water available. $10 donation helps support the cost of this event (cheaper than most movie tickets and a hell of a lot more entertaining!). For reviews and more info on the new CD, see our Homepage. peace and love, sarah

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

Sights and Sounds Chelsea Festival
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Main St. (location TBA)
Chelsea, MI
Price: FREE!

Join us in Chelsea for this fabulous Thursday Night Sights and Sounds event! Location TBD. This is a great venue for strolling the streets listening to FREE music in downtown Chelsea. We have a fantastic band line-up of Patrick Thomas and Jim Gillette on guitars, Dave Sharp on bass, Chuck Mauk on drums, and Jennifer Buehrer on backup vocals/percussion. Amazing group! Look forward to seeing you there~

Saturday, June 9th, 2012

FreeMusic Fest
Rock and Roll All Day Outdoor Festival! - 1:00-1:45 p.m.
Tittabawassee Township Park
Freeland (Near Midland), MI
Price: FREE!!!

Phoenix Productions Presents FreeMusic Fest, and we're going to be there! See www.FreeMusicFest.com for details and directions! Easy parking, bring your cooler and blanket, and stay all day to enjoy ALL DAY MUSIC, arts, and cool vibes. FREE, FREE, FREE!!!

Saturday, December 17th, 2011

Crazy Wisdom Tea Room
Crazy Wisdom - 8:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m.
114 S. Main Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Price: FREE

Join Sarah and the Band for a return holiday appearance (with no holiday songs!) at the beautiful Crazy Wisdom Tea Room. Let all the stress go and celebrate with an evening of songs from our upcoming "This Side of Madness" CD and our "Dark Sunshine" CD which enjoyed very cool radio play! FREE ENTERTAINMENT! Dig the music of Patrick Thomas and Jim Gillette on guitars, Rod Capps on bass, Chuck Mauk on drums, and Jennifer Buehrer on backup vocals/percussion. This is an amazing group of backing musicians. Don't miss this show!

Friday, September 9th, 2011

AnnArbor.Com Summer Concert Series! - 12:00 noon- 1 p.m.
310 E. Liberty Street (corner of Liberty/Fifth)
Ann Arbor, MI
Price: FREE

Sarah and the Band return to the AnnArbor.Com Summer Concert Series stage on the corner of Liberty and Fifth with new songs from our upcoming CD "This Side of Madness" and favorites from "Dark Sunshine"! Come see us live with guitarists Patrick Thomas and Jim Gillette, drummer Chuck Mauk, bassist Dave Sharp, and backing vocalist/percussionist Jennifer Buehrer. Rock Ann Arbor with us during your lunch hour at 12 noon on Friday, 9/9 for FREE!

Thursday, August 11th, 2011

Sights and Sounds Chelsea Festival
Chelsea Sights and Sounds - 7:15 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.
Main St. parking lot outside of the Teddybear Factory
Chelsea, MI
Price: FREE

Come out and see Sarah and the Band play new rocking tunes from the upcoming CD "This Side of Madness" and favorites from the "Dark Sunshine" CD! We'll be located in the parking lot outside of the Teddybear Factory on Main St. in Chelsea on the open mic stage. The band features guitarist Patrick Thomas, guitarist Jim Gillette, drummer Chuck Mauk, bassist Dave Sharp, and backing vocalist/percussionist Jennifer Buehrer. Rock Chelsea's downtown with us on Thursday, August 11 for FREE!

Saturday, March 26th, 2011

115 House Concerts
Sarah Swanson Music - 7-9 p.m.
Manchester, MI
Price: $10 suggested donation

House Concert Series~ Intimate, groovy setting hosted by people who really love and support music and the people who make it. Proceeds go to the musicians which is a much appreciated gesture, particularly as we head into our next recording project. Hear songs from the "Dark Sunshine" CD as well as new tunes from the upcoming CD!

Reservations required. BYOB for over age 21! For more info and RSVP contact tptmike@gmail.com.

Saturday, February 26th, 2011

Creative 360
Sarah and the Band! - 8 p.m.
1517 Bayliss Street
Midland, MI 48640
Uni
Price: $10 adults; $5 kids

WSG/ Paledave and Jenny Fair opening. BYOB for those over age 21! Doors open 7:30 p.m. This is a very cool venue, a former church with excellent acoustics and a groovy vibe. Holds lots of music loving folks! Don't miss this one in Sarah's hometown of Midland!

Saturday, January 15th, 2011

Great Lakes Chocolate & Coffee Co.
Sarah and the Band! - 6- 8 p.m.
2891 Jackson Rd.
Ann Arbor, MI
Price: FREE!

We want to see you in the New Year! We'll even give you a little preview of some new tunes... it's going to be a great night!

Saturday, December 18th, 2010

Crazy Wisdom Tea Room
Sarah & the Band! - 8:30-10:30 p.m.
Main Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Price: FREE

 

Monday, September 20th, 2010

WBSD FM Live Interview "Women in Rock"
"Dawn Landes & Sarah Swanson"- Women in Rock - 9-10 p.m. EST
Burlington, WI
Price: FREE

Listen LIVE: www.WBSDFM.com

Monday, September 13th, 2010

WBSD FM Live Interview "Album Hour" feat. Dark Sunshine!
"Dawn Landes & Sarah Swanson"- Album Hour - 10-11 p.m. EST
Burlington, WI
Price: FREE

Listen Live at: www.WBSDFM.com

Friday, September 10th, 2010

Great Lakes Chocolate & Coffee Co.
Sarah & the Band! - 6-8 p.m.
Jackson Rd.
Ann Arbor, MI
Price: FREE

Friday, August 13th, 2010

AnnArbor.com Summer Concert Series: Sarah Swanson - Noon-1 p.m. EST
310 E. Liberty Street (corner of Liberty/Fifth)
Ann Arbor, MI
Price: FREE

Music on the patio!

Friday, June 18th, 2010

Arbor Brewing Company Tap Room
Sarah Swanson & The Band - 8:30 p.m. EST
Washington St
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Price: $10

All ages show! Children accompanied by adults please.

Sunday, June 13th, 2010

Ann Delisi's Essential Music on WDET
In-Studio Performance & Interview - 1:00 p.m. EST
Detroit, MI

Listen Live from anywhere in the country! www.WDET.org Chose "Live Streaming" at the top of the page, not HD2. These are different shows.

Wednesday, May 26th, 2010

Patrick plays with Chris Genteel - 7 p.m.
302 S Main St
Ann Arbor, MI
Price: FREE

Sunday, April 11th, 2010

KLT Garage Show "The Rock Station"
The KLT Garage Show 97.5 FM featuring Dark Sunshine/Live in the Studio - 9 p.m.
Traverse City, MI

Listen Live via the Internet~ The Garage Show with Terri Ray! www.WKLT.com Hear an unplugged version of "Blue", interviews, and songs from the Dark Sunshine CD.  Join me with guitarist Patrick Thomas and drummer Chuck Mauk. Sure to be groovy time!

Wednesday, January 13th, 2010

Chris Genteel w/ Patrick Thomas and possibly a tiny bit o' Sarah - 7-10 p.m.
302 S Main St
Ann Arbor, MI
Price: FREE

Sarah (vocals) and Patrick (guitar, vocals) have been invited to share the stage with wonderful musician Chris Genteel at the Black Pearl, Main St. in Ann Arbor -- home of the the yummy Grapefruitini drinks! Chris is a soulful singer and talented songwriter.

Saturday, December 5th, 2009

Gladwin "Barn"
"Dark Sunshine" Concert - Doors open 7:30 p.m.; Show starts at 8 p.m.
4105 West Liberty Road
Ann Arbor, MI
Contact #: 734-649-0879
Price: $6 cover and BYOB

Feline Zoo Music presents: "Get the Kinks Out" Indoor Woodstock concert celebrating tunes from Sarah Swanson's "Dark Sunshine" CD and some super cool covers.

The Band features guitarist Patrick Thomas, drummer Chuck Mauk, bassist Rod Capps, guitarist Alex Anest, and Sarah Swanson

The "barn" is a gorgeous sustainable space-- perfect for music! With heat! Carpooling encouraged-- limited parking.

MAPQUEST: http://www.mapquest.com/mq/8-gImEUoMEHZhvKOgH

$6 cover charge to help with costs; BYOB; light snacks and soda. CDs available! Bring a floor pillow or blanket if you want to lay back and enjoy the ride!

RSVPs recommended. Request 21 and older (let me know if this is a problem). See you there!

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

Chris Genteel with Patrick Thomas - 7-10 p.m.
302 S Main St
Ann Arbor, MI
Price: No Cover

Patrick sits in with his trusty Les Paul for a night of Chris Genteel's music ~  Soulful originals and cool covers. Sarah will definitely be there singing along in the audience watching these two fine musicians-- please join me! :)

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