Venues & Radio

Tyson at Harriet Tap Room
Photo © 2015 Luke Luther

Swallows have performed at the following venues around the Midwest.


Basementstormers at Codfish Hollow, Maquoketa
10/27/12: w/ Danger Ronnie and the Spins

The Picador, Iowa City
7/29/09: w/ Aaron Kerr’s Dissonant Creatures, The Sleeper Pins

The Fremont, Des Moines
10/12/12: w/ Scott Lemon


The Elbo Room, Chicago
10/11/12: w/ Titus Rodes Band, Jacob Jeffries Band
10/9/11: w/ Yellow Jacket, Mama Dempsey, Dr. Dolphin

The Mutiny, Chicago
10/4/14: w/ Van Morphine, The Fuckers, IHATEPEOPLE, and Dakota


Justin at Harriet Tap Room
Photo © 2015 Luke Luther

The Acadia Cafe, Minneapolis
10/14/11: w/ Midwest Paul Cook, The Sleeper Pins, Aaron Kerr’s Dissonant Creatures
8/27/11: w/ SoundRabbit, Jezebel Jones
5/14/11: w/ Erik Brandt, Jezebel Jones & Her Wicked Ways, The Intangibles
7/27/09: w/ The Sleeper Pins
5/5/09: w/ Go Kart Mozart, The Sleeper Pins
2/19/09: w/ Poor Nobodys, Paxton Boys, Colin Monette

The Amsterdam Bar and Hall, St. Paul
8/16/15: w/ David Ullman & The Furious Light, Midland Uprising
3/11/14: w/ Katy Vernon Band, Sarah Morris
1/30/14: w/ Michael Ray and the Nasty Notes, Elliot and the Sensitive Fellas
9/12/13: w/ Brute Heart, Vonnie Kyle, Yam Cannon
10/20/12: w/ Venus DeMars, Jezebel Jones & Her Wicked Ways, Megonia
5/16/12: w/ Sarah Morris and Colonization, Steve Sullivan and the Factory

The Auk’s Roost, Minneapolis
5/29/17: w/ Apes of the State, Eric Funn
10/13/17: w/ Paul Fonfara (Painted Saints), Mississippi Jake, Rob the Bagman

Beaner’s Central, Duluth
2/23/13: w/ Mary Bue, Katy Vernon

BreastFest benefit for breast cancer awareness, Corcoran, MN

Broken World Records, Winona
3/7/15, 12/6/14, 6/22/13, 10/5/13, 2/23/13

Cause Spirits and Soundbar, Minneapolis
7/9/12: w/ Kivi and Pray, Pleasure Horse
4/30/12: w/ Caitlin Robertson, Tree Party

Club Underground, Minneapolis
4/21/11: w/ The Magnolias
9/10/10: w/ Morosity, Between Two Skies

Contented Cow, Northfield
9/30/16: Swallows

Corner Coffee, Minneapolis
6/15/12: w/ Emily Villano, Witherspoon

Coffee Grounds, Roseville
11/18/11: w/ Aaron Kerr’s Dissonant Creatures, Heavy Pedal Cello, JazZen, The Sleeper Pins

Driftwood Char Bar, Minneapolis
9/21/15: w/ Lion’s Mouth, Homebrew
11/9/13: w/ Bloom, Popshot, Bear the Sound
3/30/12: w/ Panda Soup

Dunn Bros., Citywalk
5/9/09, 3/14/09

Eagles 34, Minneapolis
5/26/17: w/ Sarah Streitz, Charlie Doesn’t Surf

Ed’s (No Name) Bar, Winona
4/20/13: Midwest Music Festival

Aaron at the Harriet Tap Room
Photo © 2015 Luke Luther

Eclipse Records, St. Paul
9/26/08: w/ Semiconductor Orchestra, The Sleeper Pins

Fine Line Music Cafe, Minneapolis
8/21/10: w/ Boiled in Lead, Jezebel Jones

First Avenue – 7th Street Entry, Minneapolis
7/30/12: w/ Midtown Dickens
5/23/12: w/ Sally Ford & The Sound Outside
8/10/11: w/ Jezebel Jones, Cantankerous Folk, El Le Faunt & His Traveling Circus

The 400 Bar, Minneapolis
10/23/08: w/ Union Shakedown

The 501 Club, Minneapolis
3/12/10: w/ Beller, Jezebel Jones & Her Wicked Ways

Harriet Brewing’s Tap Room, Minneapolis
10/23/15: J. Briozo
9/26/15: Rauchfest V
9/18/15: w/ Goodbye Sun, JW Schuller
8/30/14: w/ James Loney’s Lolo’s Ghost, Sonic Bouquet, Elizabeth Ghandour
4/12/14: w/ Michael Ray and the Nasty Notes, Mad Margaret

Hymie’s Vintage Records, St. Paul

KARE 11 TV – Showcase Minnesota program, Minneapolis

KFAI Ultimate Contact Show, Minneapolis

KFAI – Live from Studio 5!
8/26/15: w/ Jezebel Jones, Blood Brother (Philip Westfall)

KVSC Radio/UTVS TV – Monday Night Live, St. Cloud

Lee’s Liquor Lounge, Minneapolis
2/20/14: w/ Michael Ray and the Nasty Notes (album release), Mad Margaret

Mayslacks, Minneapolis
6/20/15: No other acts

Mad Ripple Hootenanny @ Harriet Brewing’s Tap Room, Minneapolis
7/16/15: w/Jim Walsh, Jeaneen Gauthier, Brian Drake, The Frye (Joe Tougas and Ann Rosenquist Fee)
5/29/14: w/Jim Walsh, Erik W. Koskinen, Ashleigh Still, Jeff Crandall, and Miss Becky Kapell

Brett at the Harriet Tap Room
Photo © 2015 Luke Luther

The Nicollet, Minneapolis
8/21/14: w/ David Ullman

Nomad World Pub, Minneapolis
8/23/15: w/ Jezebel Jones, Philip Westfall (Blood Brother)

Minnesota BreastFest
9/10/11: w/ Danger Ronnie, Savannah Smith, Love Out Loud
9/7/13: w/ Rocket Club, Herman Jones, Free and Easy, Preston Gunderson
9/6/14: w/ Preston Gunderson, Black River Revue, Moose Knuckle Bros., Free and Easy
9/18/15 w/ James Loney’s Lolo’s Ghost, The Not Guilty Band, Chris Hawkey

Palmer’s Bar, Minneapolis
11/7/12: w/ 50 Foot Canoe

The PourHouse, Minneapolis
11/7/12: w/ Kevin Bowe, The Silver City Millers, John Kargol

Red Barn Sessions, Forest Lake
8/20/13: Red Barn Hootenanny
8/9/14: w/ Ian and Randy Gildersleeve
8/23/14: Red Barn Hootenanny

Redstar Lounge, Duluth
1/31/14: w/ American Rebels

Reverie Cafe + Bar, Minneapolis
5/10/17: w/ Jezebel Jones, The April Fools

Saint Paul Winter Carnival
1/23/15: Rice Park Stage
1/24/14: Rice Park Stage

Station 4, St. Paul
2010: Get Your Rock On Music Festival

Stone Arch Bridge Festival, Minneapolis
6/20/15: Star Tribune Stage
6/14/14: Star Tribune Stage

331 Club, Minneapolis
5/7/15: w/ Megonia
9/29/16: w/ Beneath the Crow

The Tavern, Northfield
10/31/14: w/ Michael Ray & The Nasty Notes

The Terminal Bar, Minneapolis
3/13/10: w/ The Sleeper Pins, The Straight Shots
8/1/08: w/ Wallace Wylie, Swimmer

Triple Rock Social Club, Minneapolis
8/9/12: w/ The Kopecky Family Band

Turf Club, St. Paul
12/4/12: w/ Mary Bue, Nikki Becker
7/27/17: w/ Slim Cessna’s Auto Club
3/19/18: w/ Shawn James

Whiskey Junction, Minneapolis
9/24/17: w/ Lolo’s Ghost
12/10/17: w/ Jezebel Jones, Counterfeit Democracy

The White Horse Saloon, St. Cloud
10/16/10: w/ Jezebel Jones, The Sleeper Pins
7/30/09: w/ The Sleeper Pins

Wild Tymes Palace Stage, St. Paul
3/30/12: w/ Steve Sullivan & The Factory, Domestic House Cats
10/28/11: w/ Gaia Groove, Bruce McLaughlin, Climbing Trees
6/24/11: w/ Jezebel Jones, Megonia, Paladin Road
3/4/11: w/ Tanya Brody, The Dregs
12/18/10: w/ Poosa, Jezebel Jones & Jenny Cases, Snaps, James Loney
10/22/10: w/ Bob Nordquist & The Intangibles, Wild Bill and the Arkanauts


The Record Bar
7/28/09: Aaron Kerr’s Dissonant Creatures


Louis Bar, Omaha
10/2/13: w/ One Eye White, Full Service
10/13/12: 5th Annual Zombie Walk

Mick’s, Omaha

South Dakota

Latitude 44, Sioux Falls
10/4/13: w/ Condor, Doktor Barkey


Acoustic Cafe, Menomonie

The Art Bar, Milwaukee
10/10/12: w/ The Sleeper Pins
10/8/11: w/ The Sleeper Pins

Bremen Cafe, Milwaukee
7/29/11: w/ The Sleeper Pins
5/9/11: w/ The Sleeper Pins

Best Buy, Milwaukee
Carolyn’s Coffee Connection, Kenosha

The Down & Over Pub, Milwaukee
3/29/14: Battle of the Bands

The Frequency, Madison
7/26/09: The Sleeper Pins, Aaron Kerr’s Dissonant Creatures

Igloo Black, Milwaukee
6/6/15: Tyson Allison, Vein Rays
11/7/15: Tyson Allison, Nathan Honore
8/20/16: Tyson Allison, Jezebel Jones, Leigh Gregory

McAuliffe’s On the Square, Racine
7/30/11: w/ The Sleeper Pins
10/15/10: w/ The Sleeper Pins

Route 20 Outhouse, Sturtevant
10/3/14: w/ Old Brown Shoes, Saturday Night Preachers, Matt and Betsy

Up and Under Pub
9/29/13: w/ Lisa Ridgely and The Fainting Room, WORK, Stone Soul Foundation

Yardarm, Racine
9/3/11: w/ The Sleeper Pins

Radio playing Swallows

Over 150 stations in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and Australia have played songs from Witching & Divining. The album has charted in the CMJ Top 30 on several stations for multiple weeks (see top charting positions at each station below). Support all of these stations!

KTCZ 97.1 FM (Cities 97) Minneapolis, MN
KCMP 89.3 FM (The Current) St. Paul, MN
2ser 107.3 Sydney, Australia
Aggie Radio Logan, UT
AltRock Atlantic City, NJ
BearCast Cincinnati, OH
Celtica Radio South Wales, UK
CFRE Mississauga, ON
CHMR St. Johns, NF
CHUO Ottawa, ON
CKUA Edmundton, AB
CKXU Lethbridge, Alberta (#5 Earshot!)
CILU Thunder Bay, ON
CJSR Edmundton, AB
CJSW Calgary, AB
CSCR Scarborough, ON
Grafitti Wilmington, DE
KAMP Tucson, AZ
KANM College Station, TX
KAOS Olympia, WA
KBBI Homer, AK (#5 CMJ Top 30)
KBVR Corvalis, OR
KCSS Turlock, CA
KCSU Fort Collins, CO
KDHX St. Louis, MO
KDNK Carbnodale, CO
KDWG Dillon, MT KEOL La Grande, OR
KEUL Girdwood, AK
KFAI Minneapolis, MN
KGAR Lemoore, CA (#4 CMJ Top 30)
KGNU Boulder, CO
KHNS Haines, AK
KJHK Lawrence, KS
KKCR Hanalei, HI
KLCZ Lewiston, ID (#3 CMJ Top 30)
KLPI Ruston, LA
KMNR Rolla, MO
KMUD Redway, CA
KMSU Mankato, MN
KNDS Fargo, ND
KOPN Columbia, MO
KOTO Telluride, CO
KPUR Forest Grove, OR
KQAL Winona, MN
KRNL Mt. Vernon, IA
KRNU Lincoln, NE
KRVS Lafayette, LA
KSCL Shreveport, LA
KSSU Sacramento, CA
KSYM San Antonio, TX
KTCV Kennewick, WA (#1 CMJ Top 30)
KTSW San Marcos, TX
KTUH Honolulu, HI
KUCI Irvine, CA (#19 CMJ Top 30 )
KUGS Bellingham, WA
KUMM Morris, MN
KUNI Cedar Falls, IA
KUST Minneapolis, MN
KUWS Superior, WI
KVMR Nevada City, CA
KVSC St. Cloud, MN
KWCR Ogden, UT
KWLC Decorah, IA
KWTS Canyon, TX
KWVA Eugene, OR
Radio UTD Richardson, TX
WAIH Potsdam, NY
WAKE Winston-Salem, NC
WAMH Amherst, MA
WARC Meadville, PA
WASU Boone, NC
WBJB Adelphia, NJ
WBNY Buffalo, NY
WBSR Providence, RI
WCCS Norton, MA
WCHC Worcester, MA
WCNI New London, CT (#23 CMJ Top 30)
WCUR West Chester, PA
WCVM Morrisville, NY
WCWM Williamsburg, VA
WDWN Auburn, NY
WECI Richmond, IN
WEFT Champaign, IL
WERU East Orland, ME
WESS E. Stroudsburg, PA
WESU Middleton, CT
WFDU Teaneck, NJ
WFHU Henderson, TN
WGLS Glassboro, NJ
WGSU Geneseo, NY
WHFR Dearborn MI
WHUS Storrs, CT
WICB Ithaca, NY
WIDB Carbondale IL
WIDR Kalamazoo, MI
WIIT Chicago, IL
WIPZ Kenosha, WI
WITR Rochester, NY
WIUX Bloomington, IN (#19 CMJ Top 30)
WIXQ Millersville, PA
WJCU University Heights, OH
WKKL Barnstable, MA
WKNC Raleigh NC
WLCA Godfrey, IL
WLFR Galloway, NJ (#5 CMJ Top 30 )
WLJS Jacksonville, AL (#12 CMJ Top 30)
WLTL La Grange, IL
WLUR Lexington, VA
WLVR Bethlehem, PA
WMCO New Concord, OH
WMCX West Long Branch, NJ
WMEB Orono, ME
WMHB Waterville, ME
WMHW Mt. Pleasant, MI
WMPG Portland, ME
WMSC Upper Montclair, NJ
WMSE Milwaukee, WI
WMUA Amherst, MA
WMUR Milwaukee, WI
WMVL Park Purchase, NY ( #22 CMJ Top 30)
WNHU West Haven, CT
WNIA Rocky Mount, NC
WNJR Washington, PA
WNSU Fort Lauderdale, FL
WNYO Oswego, NY (#5 CMJ Top 30)
WODU Norfolk, VA
WOJB Hayward, WI
WOUB Athens, OH
WOZQ Northampton, MA
WPPJ Pittsburgh, PA
WPRK Winter Park, FL
WPTS Pittsburgh, PA
WRCU Hamilton, NY
WRDP Chicago, IL
WRFL Lexington, KY
WRHU Hempstead, NY
WRKC Wilkes-Barre, PA
WRNC Ashland, WI
WRST Oshkosh, WI
WRTC Hartford, CT
WRUR Rochester, NY
WRUW Cleveland, OH
WSBU St. Bonaventure, NY
WSIA Staten Island, NY
WSIN New Haven, CT
WSKB Westfield, MA
WTCC Springfield, MA (#28 CMJ Top 30)
WUSC Columbia, SC
WUSR Scranton, PA
WVAU Washington, DC
WVMW Scranton, PA
WVUA Tuscaloosa, AL
WWHR Bowling Green, KY
WWUH West Hartford, CT
WWVU Morgantown, WV
WXLV Schneckville, PA
WXOU Rochester, MI
WVYC York, PA (#28 CMJ Top 30)