Shows

Our upcoming shows


Superfine - Brooklyn
Feb
26
7:00 pm19:00

Superfine - Brooklyn

  • Superfine

Oh man it's been too long since we got to play Superfine! In addition to being one of our favorite venues, it's one of our favorite restaurants. (Walter's fave is the pork chop!) They've been in DUMBO for like, 15 years now, so you know they're not messing around.

Jalopy - Brooklyn
Jan
26
9:30 pm21:30

Jalopy - Brooklyn

  • Jalopy

Come join us for uke night at Jalopy - one of the coolest venues in Brooklyn! Hosted by the lovely Katie Down of the Ukuladies, this monthly get together welcomes ukers of all sizes and stripes, and features a performance by a local ukulele band monthly. This time it's us!

Barbes - Brooklyn
Jan
12
8:00 pm20:00

Barbes - Brooklyn

  • Barbes

This will be our first show in 2017! And appropriately, we're at our home base in lovely Park Slope, Barbes. Do drop in!

Towne Crier - Beacon, NY
Sep
17
9:30 pm21:30

Towne Crier - Beacon, NY

  • Towne Crier

Come join us once again for the Towne Crier's Saturday Speakeasy series! It's free, the vibe is great, and you can treat yourself to one of their world class desserts!

The Towne Crier - Beacon, NY
Aug
13
9:30 pm21:30

The Towne Crier - Beacon, NY

  • The Towne Crier

Since 1972 The Towne Crier has been one of the best music venues in the Hudson Valley, and we are super excited to be a part of their Saturday Speakeasy Series. It's free, it's fun, and we don't get to play in Beacon that often. Hope you can stop by!

Barbes - Brooklyn
Aug
11
8:00 pm20:00

Barbes - Brooklyn

  • Barbes

Barbes is where it all started for us. We're happy to continue our second Thursdays here, now at an earlier, shinier time slot!

Live at the Gantries - LIC, NY
Aug
7
5:00 pm17:00

Live at the Gantries - LIC, NY

  • Gantry Plaza State Park

WooHoo, another outdoor live concert! We will play at Gantry Park in Long Island City and it's free and open to the public. You gotta love summer...

LIC Bar with Pat Irwin & Sasha Dobson
Jul
31
4:00 pm16:00

LIC Bar with Pat Irwin & Sasha Dobson

  • LIC Bar

We're pleased as punch to be a part of this outdoor monthly residency with Pat Irwin (Raybeats, B-52s) and beguiling chanteuse Sasha Dobson! Pat will kick things off at 4 with some solo numbers, Sasha will hit at 5pm with Daria on bass and Jason Mills on drums, The Pre-War Ponies continue the fun at 6pm, and then for the finale Pat, Sasha and Daria will perform as a trio with special guests on trombone (who could that be?) vibraphone (Tom Beckham) and keys (Brian Cavanagh-Strong.) Only one more after this, don't miss it!

Towne Crier - Beacon, NY
Jul
2
9:30 pm21:30

Towne Crier - Beacon, NY

  • Towne Crier Cafe

I sure love it when I get to play in Beacon, my adopted hometown! The show is free, so stop by and say hello.

LIC Bar residency with Pat Irwin & Sasha Dobson!
Jun
26
4:00 pm16:00

LIC Bar residency with Pat Irwin & Sasha Dobson!

  • LIC Bar

Well this sure was a hoot last month! The second of four shows on the last Sunday of the month that we will share with the amazing Pat Irwin (of the Raybeats and the B-52s) and the great Sasha Dobson. The show starts at 4, with Pat doing some solo material, and then morphs into Sasha's set at 5pm (with Daria on bass) and then a Ponies set at 6pm, to be followed by Pat, Sasha and Daria playing some killer old instrumental tunes as a trio. (And maybe a B-52s number!)

Barbes - Brooklyn
Jun
9
8:00 pm20:00

Barbes - Brooklyn

  • Barbes

Our Barbes residency has a brand spanking new time! You early birds can get your beauty rest and still catch a set or two of our renditions of forgotten 20s & 30s chestnuts...

LIC Bar Residency with Pat Irwin & Sasha Dobson
May
29
4:00 pm16:00

LIC Bar Residency with Pat Irwin & Sasha Dobson

  • LIC Bar

Well this promises to be a hoot! The first of four shows on the last Sunday of the month that we will share with Pat Irwin (of the Raybeats and the B-52s) and the great Sasha Dobson. The show starts at 4, with Pat doing some solo material, and then morphs into Sasha's set at 5pm (with Daria on bass) and then a Ponies set at 6pm, to be followed by Pat, Sasha and Daria playing some killer old instrumental tunes as a trio. (And maybe a B-52s number!)

LeFanfare - Greenpoint
May
14
8:00 pm20:00

LeFanfare - Greenpoint

We'll be playing as a trio at this lovely little spot! Le Fanfare serves delicious and simple Italian food, much of it locally sourced, and features lovely cocktails and an all Italian wine list.

Barbes - Brooklyn
May
12
8:00 pm20:00

Barbes - Brooklyn

  • Barbes

Hey all you earlybirds! Starting in May we will be playing at 8pm instead of 10pm, which means you can come see us play and still get your beauty rest.

Superfine - Brooklyn
Apr
10
7:00 pm19:00

Superfine - Brooklyn

  • Superfine

So happy to be back at Superfine, home of the greatest pork chop in Brooklyn and the cutest and most charming staff like, ever! 

Apr
9
8:00 pm20:00

LeFanfare - Brooklyn

  • LeFanfare

We'll be performing as a trio with special guest Dennis Lichtman at this charming little spot in Greenpoint. Le Fanfare serves delicious and simple Italian food, much of it locally sourced, and features lovely cocktails and an all Italian wine list.

Barbes - Brooklyn
Feb
11
10:00 pm22:00

Barbes - Brooklyn

  • Barbes

Barbes is our favorite hang in Brooklyn. The first place we ever played. The venue we've played most...we're pretty comfortable there. Things could get weird. 

Record Release Party!
Jan
17
7:00 pm19:00

Record Release Party!

  • The Slipper Room

It's happening. We're finally sending our baby into the world, like officially! To celebrate, we've invited all our friends & collaborators to play with us at The Slipper Room. There will be vibraphone, singing saw, guitar, percussion, and of course, glockenspiel! Tickets HERE.

Quinn's - Beacon, NY
Jan
9
9:00 pm21:00

Quinn's - Beacon, NY

  • Quinn's

I'm so excited to bring the fellas to Beacon, the town I have fallen in love with and now call home! Quinn's is a special venue with great sound, delicious homestyle Japanese food, and a cozy vibe. January 9th is also Second Saturday in Beacon, so there will be plenty to do all around town. With J. Walter Hawkes - trombone/ukulele/vocals; Andrew Hall - bass; Russ Meissner - drums.

Barbes - Brooklyn
Dec
10
10:00 pm22:00

Barbes - Brooklyn

  • Barbes

We've played Barbes more than any other spot in the world. Come join us for our monthly hang at this little gem of a venue and find out why!

A Night To Remember - Brooklyn, NY
Dec
8
7:30 pm19:30

A Night To Remember - Brooklyn, NY

  • The Bell House

We are thrilled to be a part of this special event at the Bell House, curated by our pal and sublime songstress, Sasha Dobson! Other featured performers are Pat Irwin, Corn Mo, Todd Carter, Dred Scott, The Tall Pines, and DJ Nappy G! It will be an eclectic and exalted evening; truly A Night To Remember. Tickets here.