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The Fifth Annual Bob Dylan Birthday Celebration at Red Devil Lounge

We make our first appearance at the Annual Bob Dylan Birthday Celebration, presented by Spirit Vibrations, and this year held at the very awesome Red Devil Lounge in San Francisco.

Thursday, May 19 - Doors at 7pm, Bands start at 8:30pm.

Featuring local artists playing short sets of Dylan songs all night long
Including The GoldDiggers, Misisipi Mike Wolf, The Silver Threads, Kitchen Fire, and many more


$10 adv/$12 door - http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/VenueListings.action?venueId=11867&pl=reddevil


See you there, friends!

1695 Polk Street @ Clay, San Francisco, CA 94109

Live in the studio on KALX

On Tuesday, March 29 we'll be coming to you live from the studio of KALX Radio in Berkeley, CA

Tune in to the Meaty Paws show for Hick Music and the State of the Day.

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We'll be on 8-9pm PST.

Listen at 90.7 FM in the Bay Area or click here to listen to Live Streaming.

Triple-bill Twangfest with Deke Dickerson!

On Friday, April 15, you can twang your tax-day blues away with a killer triple-bill at the legendary Elbo Room in SF's Mission District, featuring the world-renowned Deke Dickerson, backed by The Modern Sounds out of Chicago.

The GoldDiggers open the show at 9pm, followed by our friends The B-Stars

Spirit Vibrations Presents
Deke Dickerson & The Modern Sounds
with The B-Stars and The GoldDiggers
Elbo Room
647 Valencia St, SF 94110
9pm, 21+
$10 adv/$13 door
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/155832

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This is sure to be a colossal show so don't miss this rare Bay Area appearance by Deke Dickerson!

Special thanks to TR Hunt of Spirit Vibrations for bringing this show to SF!

And how about that poster by Misisipi Mike!

Pints & Pickin' at the Plough - All Ages, Sunday Matinee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

PINTS & PICKIN’ at the PLOUGH @ The Starry Plough, Berkeley
on Sunday, April 3rd, 2011, All-Ages 3-6pm Matinee


The Debut of the New Monthly Downhome Pub-style Honky-tonk, Western Swing, Americana, and Rockabilly Series.

The Starry Plough is please to announce the kick-off of the new monthly series called “Pints & Pickin’ at the Plough.” These showcases will feature a rollicking combination of nationally touring and regional artists performing American roots music. The fun kicks off with San Francisco’s Alt-Country rockers The GoldDiggers, the authentic Texas Honky-tonk of Horse Opera from Austin, and local legend Rick Quisol performing 40’s Country and Western Swing as The Hillbilly Hotsy Totsy Jazzbo.

PINTS & PICKIN’ at the PLOUGH
Sunday, April 3rd, 2011 (Matinee Show)
The Starry Plough
3101 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705
(510) 841-2082
http://www.starryploughpub.com
Doors at 2:30pm
Show from 3-6pm
All-Ages, $5 cover


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Catching up on March News

We kicked off March with back-to-back shows in the city.

On Friday, March 4 we had a special program in store for our first appearance at Dolores Park Cafe as we played back-up band for a cavalcade of women singers - the lovely Leslie Bailey who last performed with us at Make-Out Room, country chanteuse Catherine Foreman of the band Starlene, and the one and only Katharine Cole - you may know her better as the singing cowgirl Kitty Rose.

We were glad to be along for the ride as these ladies brought the house down with a mix of San Francisco originals and country classics.


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The next night we reconvened at The Fillmore for our Poster Room gig with Drive-By Truckers on the main stage for the Saturday night edition of their two-night run. Anytime we step into The Fillmore is pretty special in and of itself, but that night the Poster Room was standing room only and packed with a great crowd of roots music fans.

Request for Hank Sr.? No problem!


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The 8th Annual Johnny Cash Tribute at The Knockout

We make our first appearance at the Annual Johnny Cash Tribute at The Knockout!

Thursday, February 24 - Doors at 8pm, Music starts at 8:30pm.

Six great local roots bands play songs by the Man In Black all night long.

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In order of appearance: Careless Hearts, Los High Tops, The GoldDiggers,
The B Stars, Misisipi Mike's Midnight Gamblers, The Royal Deuces

See you there friends!

23 Club

First Show of the Year - Make-Out Room - Sat Jan 22

This Saturday, January 22, we are back in action at one of our favorite venues.

Get an early start on your Saturday night - The GoldDiggers kick things off at 7:30pm so don't be late!

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Immediately followed by the Lazy Eye Ranchhands who have come riding in like the cavalry to save the day.

See you there friends!

23 Club
3225-22nd Street @ Mission, San Francisco 94110

New Year's Eve at The Fillmore with Chris Isaak

Alright, looks like we've got plans for New Year's Eve...

The GoldDiggers Trio will be performing at the most celebrated of SF venues, The Fillmore.

We'll be playing in the upstairs lounge - the famed "Poster Room" - starting when the doors open at 8pm, and again at intermission.

On the main stage - Sunset District resident Chris Isaak.

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See ya' in 2011!

Wednesday, Dec. 8 - Micro-Brews, Fairfax-style

We're looking forward to our first appearance at Iron Springs Pub & Brewery in Fairfax on Wednesday, December 8.

This locally owned, community-based, family-friendly, Green Certified Business features killer handcrafted beers, a tasty, affordable menu, friendly people, and a vibrant roots music scene every Wednesday night.

Come see why everyone from Marin rock stars to kids' soccer teams frequent the joint.

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We'll play an extended set starting at 8pm.

Early show, no cover, easy parking. See you there!

765 Center Blvd, Fairfax 94930

The GoldDiggers on GoodNoise Radio

Man they dig that American roots music in The Netherlands!

Thanks to Gerrit Caspers from GoodNoise Radio for featuring our song "Losin' Control" as the lead-off track on this week's one-hour program, alongside cuts from Kevin Welch, Warren Zevon, and The Blind Boys of Alabama.

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Give a listen to the podcast here, we're on right after the theme song intro:

"Losin' Control" by The GoldDiggers on GoodNoise Radio - 10.12.02

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