2017

Wednesday, August 16th in Annapolis, MD
Gary plays with Dean Rosenthal and Tom Fridrich  from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Wednesday, August 23rd in Annapolis, MD
Gary plays with Dean Rosenthal and Tom Fridrich  from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Saturday, August 26th in Annapolis, MD
This month's American Roots Night, in the back listening room of 49 West Coffeehouse, features DEAN ROSENTHAL and his RACKET. Show starts at 8:00 pm and reservations are recommended. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Sunday, September 3rd in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. The art opening in the back room begins at 5:00 pm, and the First Sunday Arts Festival on West Street runs until 5:00.

Thursday, September 14th in Annapolis, MD
Gary, Leah, and Tom Fridrich (and some special guests) play during happy hour on the second Thursday of the month, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Saturday, September 16th in Galesville, MD
It's the special guest version of the Galesville Community Square Dance
. Janine Smith and special guests will teach and prompt dances all evening. Live music is provided by Leah on fiddle, Gary on guitar, and speciai guests. Optional (and always delicious) potluck dinner starts at 6:00 pm. The dance is from 7:00 to 10:00 pm (easy dances early, more challenging dances later). Beginners are welcome—all fun, no attitude! Admission: $10 for adults, $5 for children 5-17, and free for children under 5. Galesville Memorial Hall, 952 Galesville Road. With support from the West River Improvement Association. 301-926-9142.

Monday, September 18th in Annapolis, MD
Gary Wright & Leah Weiss Band (with Tom and Jeff) plays at AMFM's In the Vane of Bruce Springsteen show, held at the Ram's Head On Stage. All proceeds from the show go to AMFM to support musicians in need of assistance. Doors open at 6:00 pm and the show starts at 7:00 pm. 33 West Street.

Saturday, September 23rd in Annapolis, MD
American Roots Night, in the back listening room of 49 West Coffeehouse, features CADILLAC MULE (Gary, Leah, Ahren Buchheister, Jeff Muller, and Tom Fridrich) playing an evening of great old country music. Show starts at 8:00 pm and reservations are recommended. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

>> This page last updated August 10, 2017.


Past Gigs

Thursday, August 10th in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah, play with special guests during happy hour on the second Thursday of the month, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Sunday, August 6th in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. The art opening in the back room begins at 5:00 pm, and the First Sunday Arts Festival on West Street runs until 5:00.

Saturday, July 22nd in Annapolis, MD
This month's American Roots Night, in the back room of 49 West Coffeehouse, features two duos: Ann Porcella & Bill Schmidt and Gary Wright & Leah Weiss. Ann and Bill hail from Baltimore and have graced the back room before, to great acclaim. We'll all play together as well. Show starts at 8:00 pm, and reservations are recommended. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Thursday, July 13th in Annapolis, MD
Gary, Leah, and Tom Fridrich play during happy hour on the second Thursday of the month, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Wednesday, July 12th in Annapolis, MD
CADILLAC MULE (Gary, Leah, Ahren Buchheister, Jeff Muller, and Tom Fridrich) play old country music during DINNER UNDER THE STARS from 6:30 to 9:30 pm outside on West Street, in front of  the Stan & Joe's parking lot.

Sunday, July 2nd in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. The art opening in the back room begins at 5:00 pm, and the First Sunday Arts Festival on West Street runs until 5:00.

Saturday, June 10th in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah play from 1:30 to 4:00pm at Great Frogs Winery. Taste delicious, locally grown wine and listen to roots music. Advance reservations required for the tastings. 3218 Harness Creek Road. 410-626-6193.

Thursday, June 8th in Annapolis, MD
Gary, Leah, and special guest Jimmy Jacobs play during happy hour on the second Thursday of the month, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Sunday, June 4th in Annapolis, MD
Gary and special guest TOM MITCHELL play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. The art opening in the back room begins at 5:00 pm.

Saturday, May 27th in Annapolis, MD
American Roots Night, in the back listening room of 49 West Coffeehouse, features Gary, Leah, and Caleb Stineplaying an evening of original, traditional, country, and contempory music. Show starts at 8:00 pm and reservations are recommended. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Thursday, May 11th in Annapolis, MD
Gary, Leah, and Tom Fridrich (and maybe some special guests) play during happy hour on the second Thursday of the month, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Sunday, May 7th in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. The art opening in the back room begins at 5:00 pm.

Saturday, May 6th in Galesville, MD
It's the MAY DAY Galesville Community Square Dance
with some maypole dances. It's also our last dance of the spring season. Janine Smith teaches and prompts dances all evening. Live music is provided by Leah on fiddle, Gary on guitar, and speciai guests Kate Brett on banjo and Kevin Enoch on upright bass. Optional (and always delicious) potluck dinner starts at 6:00 pm. The dance is from 7:00 to 10:00 pm (easy dances early, more challenging dances later). Beginners are welcome—all fun, no attitude! Admission: $10 for adults, $5 for children 5-17, and free for children under 5. Galesville Memorial Hall, 952 Galesville Road. With support from the West River Improvement Association. 301-926-9142.

Thursday, April 13th in Annapolis, MD
Gary, Leah, and Tom Fridrich play on the second Thursday of the month from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. Come on by for happy hour.

Sunday, April 2nd in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. The art opening in the back room begins at 5:00 pm.

Saturday, March 25th in Annapolis, MD
American Roots Night, in the back listening room of 49 West Coffeehouse, features the Gary Wright-Leah Weiss Band with  Jeff Muller on bass and Tom Fridrich on drums. Show starts at 8:00 pm and reservations are recommended. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Tuesday, March 21st in Annapolis, MD
Gary, Leah, and Jeff accompany Matt McConville for AMFM's In the Vane of the Grateful Dead Show, held at the Ram's Head On Stage. All proceeds from the show go to AMFM to support musicians in need of assistance. Doors open at 6:00 pm and the show starts at 7:00 pm. 33 West Street.

Sunday, March 5th in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. The art opening in the back room begins at 5:00 pm.

Saturday, March 4th in Galesville, MD
It's the Galesville Community Square Dance
! Janine Smith teaches and prompts dances all evening. Live music is provided by Leah on fiddle, Gary on guitar, and speciai guest Ann Porcella on upright bass. Optional (and always delicious) potluck dinner starts at 6:00 pm. The dance is from 7:00 to 10:00 pm (easy dances early, more challenging dances later). Beginners are welcome—all fun, no attitude! Admission: $10 for adults, $5 for children 5-17, and free for children under 5. Galesville Memorial Hall, 952 Galesville Road. With support from the West River Improvement Association. 301-926-9142.

Tuesday, February 28th in Annapolis, MD
Come on down and celebrate Fat Tuesday at the AMFM Mardi Gras Celebration at Sam's on the Waterfront. Leah, Gary, Jeff, and Tom will be playing Cajun and New Orleans music as LEAH AND THE BAYOU BOYS. Our set starts at 7:45 pm, and we'll have special guests Dean Rosenthal and Jimmy Jacobs join in. The celebration runs from 7 to 11 pm. All proceeds go to AMFM to support musicians in need of assistance. 2020 Chesapeake Harbor Dr E.

Saturday, February 25th in Annapolis, MD
American Roots Night, in the back listening room of 49 West Coffeehouse, features a MARDI GRAS PARTY with members of the BASEMENT BAND and special guests. Dean, Gary, Leah, Jeff, and Tom will be joined by Jimmy Jacobs on piano. Show starts at 8:00 pm and reservations are recommended. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Sunday, February 5th in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. The art opening in the back room begins at 5:00 pm.

Saturday, February 4th in Galesville, MD
It's the Galesville Community Square Dance
! Janine Smith teaches and prompts dances all evening. Live music is provided by Leah on fiddle, Gary on guitar, and speciai guest Mark Schatz on upright bass. Optional (and always delicious) potluck dinner starts at 6:00 pm. The dance is from 7:00 to 10:00 pm (easy dances early, more challenging dances later). Beginners are welcome—all fun, no attitude! Admission: $10 for adults, $5 for children 5-17, and free for children under 5. Galesville Memorial Hall, 952 Galesville Road. With support from the West River Improvement Association. 301-926-9142.

Saturday, January 28th in Annapolis, MD
American Roots Night, in the back listening room of 49 West Coffeehouse, features Gary, Leah, and Caleb Stineplaying an evening of original, traditional, country, and contempory music. Show starts at 8:00 pm and reservations are recommended. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

2016

Wednesday, December 28th in Annapolis, MD
Gary plays with Dean Rosenthal and Tom Fridrich from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Saturday, December 17th in Galesville, MD
Come on out to the holiday verison of the Galesville Community Square Dance
! Janine Smith teaches and prompts dances all evening. Live music is provided by Leah on fiddle, Gary on guitar, and Ahren Buchheister on bass. Optional (and always delicious) potluck dinner starts at 6:00 pm. The dance is from 7:00 to 10:00 pm (easy dances early, more challenging dances later). Beginners are welcome—all fun, no attitude! Admission: $10 for adults, $5 for children 5-17, and free for children under 5. Galesville Memorial Hall, 952 Galesville Road. With support from the West River Improvement Association. 301-926-9142.

Friday, December 16th in Annapolis, MD
Leah plays in the back room of 49 West Coffeehouse with Skribe during the 10:30 pm CD release concert for Skribe's latest album, Postcards. This is a double bill with banjoist Jacob Panic, who is also releasing a CD. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Monday, December 12th in Annapolis, MD
THE BASEMENT BAND (Gary, Leah, Dean, Jeff, and Tom) plays at AMFM's Annapolis Christmas Show, held at the Ram's Head On Stage. All proceeds from the show go to AMFM to support musicians in need of assistance. Doors open at 6:00 pm and the show starts at 7:00 pm. 33 West Street.

Sunday, December 4th in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. The art opening in the back room begins at 5:00 pm and the Chocolate Binge Festival begins at noon.

Saturday, November 26th in Annapolis, MD
Get out of the house after Thanksgiving and come on down to the back listening room of 49 West Coffeehouse. Our last American Roots Night of 2016 presents an evening with Gary, Leah, Dean Rosenthal, and Jeff Muller. Musical guests include the fabulous Jimmy Jacobs. We will pay homage to some of our recently departed musican icons, such as Leon Russell, Leonard Cohen, and Mose Allison. Show starts at 8:00 pm and reservations are recommended. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Saturday, November 19th in Annapolis, MD
Gary plays with Dean Rosental and Tom Fridrich from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at Baroak Cookhouse & Taproom in the Loews Annapolis Hotel as part of its "Unplugged" music series. 126 West Street. 410-295-3225.

Saturday, November 19th in Annapolis, MD
Leah plays from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Annapolis Collection Gallery for a reception for and poetry reading by Devin Kelly. 55 West Street. 410-280-1414.

Wednesday, November 16th in Annapolis, MD
Gary plays with Dean Rosenthal and Tom Fridrich from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Sunday, November 6th in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. The art opening in the back room begins at 5:00 pm, and the First Sunday Arts Festival on West Street runs from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Saturday, November 5th in Galesville, MD
Come on out to the Galesville Community Square Dance
! Janine Smith teaches and prompts dances all evening. Live music is provided by Leah on fiddle, Gary on guitar, Bill Schmidt on banjo, and Ann Porcella on bass. Optional (and always delicious) potluck dinner starts at 6:00 pm. The dance is from 7:00 to 10:00 pm (easy dances early, more challenging dances later). Beginners are welcome—all fun, no attitude! Admission: $10 for adults, $5 for children 5-17, and free for children under 5. Galesville Memorial Hall, 952 Galesville Road. With support from the West River Improvement Association. 301-926-9142.

Friday, November 4th in Annapolis, MD
Gary plays with Dean Rosental and Tom Fridrich from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at Baroak Cookhouse & Taproom in the Loews Annapolis Hotel as part of its "Unplugged" music series. 126 West Street. 410-295-3225.

Saturday, October 22nd in Annapolis, MD
American Roots Night, in the back listening room of 49 West Coffeehouse, features Gary, Leah, & Ahren Buchheister (aka The Wrighteous Ramblers) playing an evening of original and traditional music. Show starts at 8:00 pm and reservations are recommended. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Saturday, October 15th in Glen Rock, PA
Gary and Leah play with Caleb Stine at the Great Folkgrass Happenstance at Ruin's Mill. The set starts at 6:00 pm and closes out the festival.

Saturday, October 8th in Annapolis, MD
Gary plays with Dean Rosental and Tom Fridrich from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at Baroak Cookhouse & Taproom in the Loews Annapolis Hotel as part of its "Unplugged" music series. 126 West Street. 410-295-3225.

Sunday, October 2nd in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. The art opening in the back room begins at 5:00 pm, and the First Sunday Arts Festival runs from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Saturday, October 1st in Galesville, MD
It's the fall season of the Galesville Community Square Dance
! Janine Smith teaches and prompts dances all evening. Live music is provided by Leah on fiddle, Gary on guitar, Kate Brett on banjo, and Kevin Enoch on bass. Optional (and always delicious) potluck dinner starts at 6:00 pm. The dance is from 7:00 to 10:00 pm (easy dances early, more challenging dances later). Beginners are welcome—all fun, no attitude! Admission: $10 for adults, $5 for children 5-17, and free for children under 5. Galesville Memorial Hall, 952 Galesville Road. With support from the West River Improvement Association. 301-926-9142.

Sunday, September 25th in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah sub for the Swing Brothers and play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Thursday, September 22nd in Annapolis, MD
Gary plays with Dean Rosental and Tom Fridrich from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at Baroak Cookhouse & Taproom in the Loews Annapolis Hotel as part of its "Unplugged" series. 126 West Street. 410-295-3225.

Sunday, September 4th in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. The art opening in the back room begins at 5:00 pm, and the First Sunday Arts Festival runs from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Friday, September 2nd in Annapolis, MD
Gary plays with Dean Rosental and Tom Fridrich from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at Baroak Cookhouse & Taproom in the Loews Annapolis Hotel as part of its "Un-plugged" series. 126 West Street. 410-295-3225.

Saturday, August 27th in Annapolis, MD
This month's American Roots Night, in the back room of 49 West Coffeehouse, features two duos: Ann Porcella & Bill Schmidt and Gary Wright & Leah Weiss. Ann and Bill hail from Baltimore and have graced the back room before, to great acclaim. We'll all play together as well. Show starts at 8:00 pm, and reservations are recommended. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796.

Friday, August 19th in Annapolis, MD
Leah joins Gary and Tom Fridrich from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at Baroak Cookhouse & Taproom in the Loews Annapolis Hotel as part of its "Un-plugged" series. (Leah is substituting for Dean Rosenthal, who is healing up from a foot injury that required some stitches.) 126 West Street. 410-295-3225.

Thursday, August 11th in Annapolis, MD
Gary, Leah, and Ahren Buchheister (a.k.a.The Wrighteous Ramblers) play American roots music at Susan B. Campbell Park on the Annapolis City Dock from 6:30 to 8:00 pm. Free and open to the public. Bring a lawn chair. Sponsored by the Art in Public Places Commission.

Sunday, August 7th in Annapolis, MD
Gary and Leah play from 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the front room of 49 West Coffeehouse. 49 West Street. 410-626-9796. The art opening in the back room begins at 5:00 pm, and the First Sunday Arts Festival runs from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.