Past Shows

Sunday, Sept 20, 2:00 pm The Woodlands Garden. With Ben Wakeman. More details soon but here’s a bit about the Music in the Garden series at Woodlands.

Saturday, Sept 19, 6:30 pm Steve’s Live Music. Songwriters in the Round with Cyndi Craven and Bruce Gilbert. Details here.

Sunday Sept 6, 3:15 pm Decatur Book Festival with Mercy Street (Ashley Filip and Ben Wakeman). Gazebo stage on the square. Details here.

Sunday April 12, 2-4 pm, Woodland Gardens in Decatur with Ben Wakeman. Details here.

March 7, 2015: Backing John Cable at the Hungry Ear. Details here.

Saturday November 1, 2014 – Kavarna with Mercy Street (Allison, Ben Wakeman, and Ashley Filip)

Sunday, October 26, 2014 – Ben Wakeman’s Book Release Party for his novel Rewind, Playback, Eddie’s Attic, Decatur, Georgia

Saturday Oct 18, 2014 – Oxford College Farm in Oxford, Georgia, with Mercy Street (Allison, Ben Wakeman, and Ashley Filip), 10:00 am to noon!

Sunday, Oct 12, 2014 – At The Woodlands with the Fabulous Pinkies Sisters! 

Friday Sept 26, 2014 – “Light Years”: Concert at the Bradley Observatory, with Ashley Filip and Billy GewinAgnes Scott College, Decatur, Georgia 30030

Saturday Aug 30 – Decatur Book Festival, Community Bandstand on the Square, with Billy Gewin and Ashley Filip, 5:00 pm!

Sat May 3, 2014 – Decatur Garden Concert with Ashley Filip and Ben Wakeman.

Sun April 27, 2014 – at The Woodlands Garden in Decatur with Billy Gewin. Showtime 3:00-5:00 pm. Part of the Decatur Garden Tour!

Sat March 29, 2014 – Steve’s Live Music in Sandy Springs with my dear pals Jimmy Galloway and Lindsay Petsch. More info, ticket sales, and directions here. 

December 28, 2013 – 45 South in Norcross, with the amazing Ben Wakeman

December 7, 2013 – Allison’s Great, Big CD Release Party! 470 Candler Park Dr., NE

Nov 30 – 45 on Main in Duluth, GA, with Billy Gewin and Ashley Filip 

October 6 – The Woodlands Garden in Decatur with Ashley Filip and Billy Gewin

August 31 – The Fabulous Pinkie Sisters (Allison’s guitar and ukulele students) at the Decatur Book Festival!

July 14- Vedanta Center First Sunday Concert Series, Tucker, with John Cable, $5 + pass-the-hat for musicians, 6:00 p.m.

May 18 – Zen Tea in Chamblee with Ben Wakeman, 7 p.m. $5

June 1 – Hungry Ear, Sandy Springs, with the Six Sirens of Song, 8 p.m. (more details soon)

March 2 – Fundraiser for Go Outdoors USA, with Lindsay Petsch, 45 South Cafe, Norcross, GA

 

Oct 21, 2012 – The Woodland Garden, Allison and Friends for Sunday in the Garden, More info about the series here.

June 5, 2012 – Java Monkey, Opening for Bethel Steele

Fayette County Earth Day Festival, Saturday, April 14, 2011, Solo Set. Festival website

Zen Tea, Saturday, Apr 7, 2012,Ben Wakeman and Allison, and John Cable and Richard Dean.Read more here.

Zen Tea with Ashley Filip, John Cable, and Lindsay Petsch, Saturday, January 14, 2012

45 South Cafe with Cyndi Craven and Ben Wakeman, Saturday, October 15, 2011

Oakhurst Community  Garden, Cakes & Ale Dinner in the Garden! Music Provided by The Beans, Sunday, October 2, 2011, 5:30 p.m.

Zen Tea- Enhanced in-the-round with Cyndi Craven and Lindsay Petch, September 17, 2011

Lena’s Place Coffee House, – Split Bill with Jimmy Galloway, Saturday, Sept 10, 2011

Hungry Ear Coffee House with the Beans, Saturday, August 6, 2011

45 South Cafe with Cyndi Craven and Billy Gewin, Saturday, July 23, 2011

Zen Tea with Cyndi Craven and Lindsay Petsch, Saturday, May 21, 2011

Our Place Café with Ashley Filip and Billy Gewin, Saturday, Apr 23, 2011, College Park, GA

Zen Tea in the round with Cyndi Craven and Lindsay Petsch Saturday, May 21, 2011, Chamblee, GA

Hungry Ear Coffee House, with Cyndi Craven and Billy Gewin, Saturday, Aug 6, 2011, Northwest UU Congregation, Sandy Springs, GA

Ragamuffin Music Hall, with Cyndi Craven, and Lindsay Petch, Saturday, August 20, 2011, Roswell, GA

Saturday, April 2, 2011, 45 South in the round with Cyndi Craven and Lindsay Petsch

Saturday, March 5, 2011, Zen Tea in the round with Cyndi Craven and Lindsay Petsch

Saturday, January 15, 2011, Zen Tea in the round with Ashley Filip and Billy Gewin

Saturday, December 11, 2010, Zen Tea in the round with Cyndi Craven and Ashley Filip

Friday, December 3, 2010, Private Holiday Party with The Beans

Saturday, November 13, 2010, Oakhurst Cooperative PreSchool Auction Jubilee with The Beans!

Saturday, November 6, 2010, House Concert Benefit for Team Fox (for Parkinson’s disease research) With Bruce Gilbert and Cyndi Craven

Saturday, October 30, 2010, Private Birthday Party House Concert with Cyndi Craven

Sunday, October 24, at Avondale Autumnfest with The Beans

Saturday, October 23, at 45 South Café with Cyndi Craven, Lindsay Petsch, Allison Adams

Saturday, October 16: Zen Tea in the round with Ashley Filip and Cyndi Craven

Saturday, October 9: Lena’s Place, Backing up Beth DeSombre and Cyndi Craven

Sunday, October 3, 6-8:30pm ~ The Beans at the Oakhurst Garden Fundraising Dinner, Decatur

Saturday, September 4, 2010 ~ The Beans at Hungry Ear Coffee House, Northwest Unitarian Universalist Church,1025 S Mt Vernon Hwy Sandy Springs

Friday, September 3, 2010 ~ The Beans at 45 South Cafe in Norcross

Wednesday, August 18, 2010 ~ Rotagilla Creole Café, Cyndi Craven and Allison performing as guests of Tom Godfrey. A little bit o jazz, a little bit o folk, and a touch of “Fazz” — wild and crazy jazz-folk fusion!

Saturday, August 14, 2010 ~ Lena’s Place Coffeehouse, Allison with Lindsay Petsch

Saturday, June 12, 2010 ~ The Avondale Art-B-Que
The Beans with special guests Ashley Filip, Heidi Pollyea, and Paul Pendrey

Saturday, May 22, 2010 ~ The Beans at Mighty Joe Espresso! A three-Bean salad: Cyndi Craven, Billy Gewin, and Yers Trooly.

Saturday, April 10, 2010 ~ Lena’s Place Coffeehouse: Four Fantastic Female Singer-Songwriters in four back-to-back sets! Allison Adams, Sierra Rocks, Bethel Steele, and Andrea Wirth.

Thursday, Apr 8, 2010 ~ The Beans at the Decatur Library Auditorium. The Full Bean Treatment: Cyndi Craven, Billy Gewin, Tom Wolf, and Yers Trooly. We write, we play, we sing. Original tunes across the acoustic spectrum.

Friday, Apr 2, 2010 ~ CD RELEASE PARTY FOR THE FABULOUS AND AMAZING BILLY GEWIN!! At Kavarna in Oakhurst. Billy’s bringing out the troops–Heidi Pollyea, Bruce Gilbert, Paul Pendrey, Cyndi Craven, Jean Gilbert, and Yers Trooly will all be in on the mayhem.

Friday, March 19, 2010 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at the Downwind Restaurant and Lounge.

Saturday, March 6, 2010 ~ Hungry Ear Coffee House: Cyndi Craven, Ashley Filip, Tony Bolin, and Yers Trooly!

Friday, February 19, 2010 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at the Downwind Restaurant and Lounge

Friday, December 19, 2009 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at the Downwind Restaurant and Lounge

Friday, November 20, 2009 – Old Enough to Know Better at the Downwind Restaurant and Lounge

Friday, October 16, 2009 – Old Enough to Know Better at the Downwind Restaurant and Lounge

Friday, September 18, 2009 – Old Enough to Know Better at the Downwind Restaurant and Lounge

Saturday, August 29, 2009 ~ Old Enough to Know Better, Private Event

Friday, July 31, 2009 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at the Downwind Restaurant & Lounge

Thursday, July 23, 2009 8:00 PM ~ Atlanta Songwriters Series in the Atlanta Room of Smith’s Olde Bar. With Ashley Filip and Tom Wolf

Friday, July 17, 2009 7:00 PM ~ Old Enough to Know Better at the Downwind Restaurant and Lounge

Friday, June 19, 2009 7:00 PM ~ Old Enough to Know Better at the Downwind Restaurant and Lounge

Saturday, May 16, 2009 ~ The Beans at Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Gwinnett

Sunday, May 3, 2009 ~ Pete Seeger 90th Birthday Bash! Pine Lake, GA

Saturday, May 2, 2009 ~ Old Enough to Know Better, benefit for Men Stopping Violence. Atlanta, GA

Wednesday, April 29, 2009 ~ Old Enough to Know Better, Private Event

Saturday, March 14, 2009 8:00 PM ~ With Heidi and the Hushpuppies Lena’s Place Coffeehouse Backing vocals and a little mandolin for Heidi Pollyea

Friday, March 20, 2009 ~ The Beans at a GoGirls Showcase

Saturday, March 7, 2009 ~ Old Enough to Know Better, Private Event

Saturday, February 21, 2009 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at Java Monkey, downtown Decatur,

Friday, February 6, 2009 ~ “The Mighty Jolenes”—Mighty Joe Espresso, The All-Girl Revue is back! Of songwriters, that is: Cyndi Craven, Ashley Filip, Jana Wolf, and Yers Truly.

Saturday, November 22, 2008 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at the Red Light Café, Atlanta, Georgia

Saturday, November 8, 2008 ~ The Beans at Clyde Shepherd Nature Preserve, Decatur, Georgia

Sunday, October 26, 2008 ~ The Beans at Avondale Autumnfest, Avondale Estates, Georgia.

Saturday, October 18, 2008 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at the Taste of Roswell event in Roswell, Georgia,

Saturday, October 18, 2008 ~ With Billy Gewin at the Breast Cancer 3-Day Walk Benefit. Lawrenceville, Georgia

Saturday, October 11, 2008 ~ The Beans at Tallulah Falls Bluegrass and Folk Festival, Tallulah Falls School. Festival organized by Allison’s lifelong bluegrass buddies The Foxfire Boys!

Thursday, September 25, 2008 ~ Old Enough to Know Better returns to the Musical Bookings series at the Decatur Library Auditorium

Friday, September 12, 2008 ~ With Billy Gewin at Mighty Joe Espresso, Tucker, Georgia

Saturday, September 6, 2008 ~ With Billy Gewin for one set at Kavarna, Decatur, Georgia

Saturday, August 30, 2008 ~ Writers-In-The-Round with Billy Gewin and Cyndi Craven, Northernstar Coffeehouse, Norcross, Georgia

Friday, August 29, 2008 ~ Old Enough to Know Better in concert at the John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown, North Carolina

Wednesday, July 9, 2008 ~ Half-hour set of originals at a GoGirls Music Showcase at Kavarna.

Thursday, June 26, 2008 ~ The Beans at Kavarna! In Oakhurst Village, Decatur, GA. We’ll do a couple of sets at our favorite Oakhurst coffee/wine bar, also the home of the Decatur Sunday Night Jam!

Saturday, June 21, 2008 ~ Old Enough to Know Better plays a Summer Solstice benefit show for the Chattooga River Conservancy in Rabun County, Georgia.

Saturday, June 14, 2008 ~ Musical Tribute to Paul Jean: Art Linton, Local Honey, and Stray Dancer at Caffé Lisette.

Saturday, June 7, 2008 ~ Private House Concert

May 24, 2008 ~ Songwriters in the Round at Mighty Joe Espresso. A songwriters-in-the-round with my dear pals Cyndi Craven, Ashley Filip, and Jana Wolf

May 8, 2008 ~ The Beans at Java Monkey

Saturday, April 12, 2008 ~ Old Enough to Know Better returns to Java Monkey

Wednesday, April 2, 2008 ~ A set of my originals at Smith’s Olde Bar Singer-Songwriter Showcase in the Atlanta Room.

Thursday, February 7, 2008 ~ The Beans at Emory Village’s First Thursday event on the (heated!) patio of Inman Perk.

Saturday, February 2, 2008 ~ The Beans at Hungry Ear Coffee House.

Saturday, January 19 and Sunday, January 20, 2008 ~ Allison in the South Florida Folk Festival Singer-Songwriter competition finals in Sunset, Florida’s, Markham Park.

Saturday, January 12, 2008 ~ Old Enough to Know Better returns to the Red Light Café in Atlanta.

Friday, January 11, 2008 ~ The Beans at the Gwinnett History Museum’s monthly coffeehouse in downtown Lawrenceville.

Saturday, January 5, 2008 ~ Allison and Cyndi Craven, all originals at Kavarna as part of the Atlanta Songwriter Series, Oakhurst Village, Decatur.

Wednesday, January 2, 2008 ~ Allison at the Smith’s Olde Bar Singer-Songwriter Showcase, Atlanta.

Saturday, December 15, 2007 ~ Old Enough to Know Better, Java Monkey, Downtown Decatur.

Friday, December 7, 2007 ~ Old Enough to Know Better, Private Event

Saturday, December 1, 2007 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at Hungry Ear Coffee House

Friday, November 30, 2007 ~ Old Enough to Know Better, Private Event

Saturday, November 10, 2007 ~ Trillium and The Beans mash-up backing up Cyndi Craven at Lena’s Place

Saturday, November 3, 2007 ~ Trillium (Allison on vocals, guitar, mandolin, and concertina; Cyndi Craven on vocals and guitar; and Tedi May on bass and vocals) at the Clyde Shepherd Nature Preserve.

Thursday, November 1 ~ The Beans at Vinocity!

Sunday, October 28 ~ Local Honey at the Avondale Autumnfest.

Saturday, October 27 ~ The Beans at “One Sweet Evening,” N. Decatur Presbyterian Church, 611 Medlock Road, Decatur, benefit for the Decatur High School journalism program

Saturday, October 13 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at Java Monkey.

Friday, September 28, 2007 ~ Redbud Winter CD release party, Caffé Lisette. Local Honey + Cyndi Craven, Tom Wolf, Jack Brantley, Rob DeFriese

Saturday, September 15, 2007 ~ The Beans at Peace Alliance Benefit, Pine Lake GA.

Saturday, September 15, 2007 ~ Old Enough to Know Better, private event.

Friday, September 14, 2007~ Old Enough to Know Better at the Red Light Café

Saturday, September 8, 2007 ~ THE BEANS at Clarkston Community Center grand re-opening.

Monday, September 10, 2007 ~ Local Honey at Wahoo Grill in Decatur.

Friday, August 31, 2007 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at the John C. Campbell Folk School, Brasstown, NC

Saturday, August 18, 2007 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at the Decatur Barbecue, Blues, and Bluegrass Festival, Harmony Park, Oakhurst Village

Saturday, August 4, 2007 ~ Local Honey at Caffe Lisette. With the fabulous Cyndi Craven and Tom Wolf sitting in on a few

Sunday, June 24, 2007 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at Java Monkey.

Saturday, June 16, 2007 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at the Red Light Café

Saturday, June 9, 2007 ~ Local Honey at Avondale in Bloom Festival

Saturday, June 2, 2007 ~ Hungry Ear Coffee House, with Cyndi Craven

Saturday, May 26, 2007 ~ Agnes Scott College Project for Peace: Stopping Domestic Violence, Creating Domestic Peace. With Tom Wolf and Cyndi Craven

Tuesday, May 8, 2007 ~ Backing Caroline Herring at Cox Capitol Theater, Macon, Georgia

Wednesday, May 16, 2007 ~ Old Enough to Know Better at Java Monkey