Upcoming Concerts

  • Aug 03
    4:20 Tuesdays
    Howling Moon Studio, CA
  • Aug 06
    The Days Between @ Black Oak Ranch
    Laytonville, CA
  • Aug 07
    Petaluma Music Festival - Festival Stage
    Petaluma, CA
  • Aug 07
    Petaluma Music Festival - Acoustic Stage
    Petaluma, CA
  • Aug 20
    Friday Night Live Concert Series
    Cloverdale, CA
  • Sep 02
    The Krush Presents @ The Backyard
    Santa Rosa, CA
  • Sep 03
    Freight & Salvage
    Berkeley, CA
  • Sep 05
    Bottlerock Music Festival
    Napa Valley, CA
  • Sep 11
    June Lake Jam Fest
    June Lake, CA
  • Sep 18
    Ain't Necessarily Dead Fest
    Auburn, CA
Aug 3
4:20 Tuesdays - Howling Moon Studio, CA
Aug 6
The Days Between @ Black Oak Ranch - Laytonville, CA
Aug 7
Petaluma Music Festival - Festival Stage - Petaluma, CA
Aug 7
Petaluma Music Festival - Acoustic Stage - Petaluma, CA
Aug 20
Friday Night Live Concert Series - Cloverdale, CA
Sep 2
The Krush Presents @ The Backyard - Santa Rosa, CA
Sep 3
Freight & Salvage - Berkeley, CA
Sep 5
Bottlerock Music Festival - Napa Valley, CA
Sep 11
June Lake Jam Fest - June Lake, CA
Sep 18
Ain't Necessarily Dead Fest - Auburn, CA

Moonalice News

  • Full Moonalice’s Jason Crosby is out on tour with Jackson Browne!
  • T Sisters to release single from their new album!
  • Blues Blast Magazine features Lester Chambers in cover story
  • Full Moonalice Tour Returns!
  • Fan Creates Awesome Line Dance to Full Moonalice song, “Woo Woo”
  • Photos from Full Moonalice livestream for Relix on Twitch!
  • Shelter-in-Place Tour: Statistics from the First 365 Days of Shows
  • Shelter-in-Place Tour: A Full Year of Daily Livestreams! Relix story
  • Full Moonalice Poster Artists Take On The Pandemic
  • 4/20 Posters!!! Check Them Out!!!
Full Moonalice’s Jason Crosby is out on tour with Jackson Browne!
T Sisters to release single from their new album!
Blues Blast Magazine features Lester Chambers in cover story
Full Moonalice Tour Returns!
Fan Creates Awesome Line Dance to Full Moonalice song, “Woo Woo”
Photos from Full Moonalice livestream for Relix on Twitch!
Shelter-in-Place Tour: Statistics from the First 365 Days of Shows
Shelter-in-Place Tour: A Full Year of Daily Livestreams! Relix story
Full Moonalice Poster Artists Take On The Pandemic
4/20 Posters!!! Check Them Out!!!

What To Watch (Archive)

  • Jul 10, 2021 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
    Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
  • Jul 9, 2021 / Psychedelic Soul @ Terrapin Crossroads (San Rafael)
    According to Moonalice legend, it has been eighteen months and five days since our last concert … which...
  • Jul 3, 2021 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
    Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
  • Jul 27, 2021 / 4:20 Tuesdays (Howling Moon Studio)
    Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
  • Jul 24, 2021 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
    Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
  • Jul 13, 2021 / 4:20 Tuesdays (Howling Moon Studio)
    Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
  • Jul 6, 2021 / 4:20 Tuesdays (Howling Moon Studio)
    Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
  • Jul 20, 2021 / Psychedelic Soul @ Terrapin Crossroads Stream (San Rafael)
    Note: THIS IS A STREAM OF THE JULY 9TH TERRAPIN CROSSROADS SHOW that was not streamed live. According ...
  • Jul 17, 2021 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
    Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
  • Jul 31, 2021 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
    Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
Jul 10, 2021 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
Jul 9, 2021 / Psychedelic Soul @ Terrapin Crossroads (San Rafael)
According to Moonalice legend, it has been eighteen months and five days since our last concert … which...
Jul 3, 2021 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
Jul 27, 2021 / 4:20 Tuesdays (Howling Moon Studio)
Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
Jul 24, 2021 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
Jul 13, 2021 / 4:20 Tuesdays (Howling Moon Studio)
Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
Jul 6, 2021 / 4:20 Tuesdays (Howling Moon Studio)
Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
Jul 20, 2021 / Psychedelic Soul @ Terrapin Crossroads Stream (San Rafael)
Note: THIS IS A STREAM OF THE JULY 9TH TERRAPIN CROSSROADS SHOW that was not streamed live. According ...
Jul 17, 2021 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...
Jul 31, 2021 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we are cha...

Music

VIDEO COMING
Oct 8
Thirsty Ear (5) - Columbus, OH
Oct 6
Little Fox Theater (5) - Redwood City, CA
Oct 5
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass - San Francisco, CA
Oct 4
Band Joe & The Whyte Laydie (Warren Hellman & Moonalice 5) @ Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 8 - San Francisco, CA
Oct 3
142 Throckmorton Theatre (5) - Mill Valley, CA
Sep 19
The Orange Peel - Asheville, NC
Sep 19
FM 105.9 WTMT The Mountain! - Asheville, NC
Sep 18
Toad's Place - Richmond, VA
Sep 13
Earthdance - Evening - Laytonville, CA
Sep 13
Earthdance - Morning - Laytonville, CA
Oct 10
Narrow Center for the Arts - Fall River, MA
Oct 11
New York Harvest Festival & Freedom Fair - Hancock, NY
Oct 14
Slim's - 20th Anniversary Celebration - San Francisco, CA
Oct 24
Magnolia Fest (5) - Live Oak, FL
Oct 25
Magnolia Fest (5) - Live Oak, FL
Nov 28
Great American Music Hall - San Francisco, CA
Nov 29
Mystic Theatre - Petaluma, CA
Dec 2
WOW Hall - Eugene, OR
Dec 3
Aladdin Theatre - Portland, OR
Dec 4
Applegate River Lodge - Applegate, OR
Oct 9, 2008
Sellersville Theater IN SELLERSVILLE, PA
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Who Was There?
According to Moonalice legend, the tribe played a little known role in saving the Continental Army at Valley Forge in the winter of 1777-78. Under the command of noted hemp farmer George Washington, the Army made camp in Valley Forge with hopelessly inadequate supplies and training. As a result, 2,000 soldiers died of disease over the course of a normal Pennsylvania winter. Yet somehow the Army emerged in the spring of 1778 as a first-rate fighting force. How did that happen? History credits Baron Freiderich Wilhelm von Steuben, a Prussian offer who trained the soldiers. What history doesn't properly explain is how Steuben did it. Fortunately, the Moonalice legend fills in the holes in the story.

Steuben was unusual for a European officer in that he understood and worked directly with enlisted men. He understood how to motivate them. He eschewed traditional methods, such as the cat o' nine tails and the firing squad. Instead, he used metaphorical carrots. Actually, the substance underlying the metaphor was hemp. George Washington's hemp.

To reward the troops for a job well done, Steuben initiated a ceremony that the French later named the "feu to joie." The translation is Fire of Joy. The French used it to refer to a parade-ground salute with hundreds of musket shots. Steuben's version used hemp and matches. Whose approach do you think was more effective?

According to Moonalice legend, you can't get there from here. We recommend that you enjoy the herbal products of your choice and then go somewhere else.

According to Moonalice legend, October 9 has been a date with ups and downs. Exactly 1005 years ago, Leif Ericksson first landed in North America. Leif was into Viking entertainment. The local Moonalice tribe was open minded, but chose not to join in. So Leif had a few hits of the local herb and then went home. In 1919, the Black Sox "lost" the World Series, leading to an ugly scandal and a premature end to the career of Joe Jackson, a Moonalice on his mother's side whose refusal to use footwear prevented him from getting a Nike contract. The fact that he left the game in disgrace 50 years before Nike may also have been a factor. The weirdest event of all came in 1992, when a 13-kilogram fragment of the Peekskill meteorite landed in the driveway of a family named K----, destroying their 1980 Chevy Malibu. It could have been worse, the meteor just missed the barn where the K----s were curing their hemp harvest.

In India, today is Vijayadashami. (Vee-jay-a-da-shami), which celebrates the triumph of good over evil. In this country, we will celebrate this on November 5.

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Click the "I was there!" link above to mark your attendance for this show. If video archive is available, click "Launch Video" on the left the watch and add the show to your Couch Tour!

2008-10-09 @ Sellersville Theater