Past Dates

Saturday, October 14th, 2017

Oberon's
Mike Rufo - 8pm
3518 6th Ave Ste 101
Ashland, Oregon

Friday, October 13th, 2017

Sam Bond's Brewing Co.
Mike Rufo and Friends
Eugene, Oregon

Sunday, October 8th, 2017

Gaelynn Lea, Mike Rufo, Caroline Bauer - 8pm
303 S.W. 12th Ave.
Portland, Oregon
(503) 972-2670
Price: No cover

Friday, July 21st, 2017

Folk Fights Back Bay Area - Benefit for LGBTQ Rights - 7:30pm; Doors at 7pm
1984 Bonita Ave
Berkeley, California
Price: $15-$20 Donation

Sunday, June 11th, 2017

Haight St. Fair
No Exit at the Haight - 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love
San Francisco, CA 94102

Saturday, June 10th, 2017

Penn Valley Paradise
J&J's Solstice Show
Penn Valley, CA

Sunday, May 21st, 2017

Mike Rufo Solo - 4pm
196 Allen Street
New York, NY 10002
212.477.4155

Friday, May 19th, 2017

Tastee Diner
Mike Rufo/Defending Rights & Dissent Fundraiser
Silverg Spring, MD
Price: Donation

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

Conference/Private Showcases
Southeast Regional Folk Alliance
Asheville, NC

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Mike Rufo at the Plate - Noon
301 South Gay Street
Knoxville, TN 37927

Monday, May 15th, 2017

In The Round - 7pm
110 28th Avenue North
Nashville, TN

Saturday, May 13th, 2017

House Concert - Bottomlands
Mike Rufo and Heart Hunters - 7pm
Atlanta, GA

Saturday, May 6th, 2017

House Concert - East Bay
Mike Rufo, Lightworkers Union (feat. R. Applewood and C. Bryden) - 5pm
East Bay, CA
Price: Donation

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Camp Justice
Shut Down Creech - Music Night - 7pm
Nevada
Price: Free

I am pleased to provide an evening of song in the Nevada desert for this amazing group of activists!!!  Join Codepink, Veterans for Peace, Voices of Creative Nonviolence, Nevada Desert Experience, and other peace activists April 23 - April 29, 2017 at Creech Air Force Base, Indian Springs, Nevada for a 3rd national mobilization of nonviolent resistance to shut down killer drone operations in Afghanistan, Syria, Iraq, Pakistan,Yemen, Somalia and everywhere. Includes week long Camp Justice peace encampment. Alternatives to camping available.

Friday, April 21st, 2017

Project Censored
Activism Against Drone Killings - 1pm
KPFA FM 94.1
Berkeley, CA

Program Archive:  http://projectcensored.org/us-drone-warfare-program/

This show focuses on the US drone warfare program, its consequences for targeted populations, and activists’ efforts to stop it. Selay Ghaffar with the Solidarity Party of Afghanistan joins in by phone from Kabul, and explains who the actual victims of drone strikes are. And three California peace activists (Toby Blome, Eleanor Levine and Mike Rufo) discuss why they’ve made drones the focus of their work, and how they conduct their protests at US Air Force drone bases.

Friday, April 14th, 2017

Active Hope: Rise, Love, Resist! - 7pm
1924 Cedar Street (at Bonita Avenue)
Berkeley, CA 94709
510-841-4824
Price: Donation

 

Thursday, February 16th, 2017

Crown Westin
Folk Alliance International - Various
crown
Kansas City, Missouri

Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

Bazaar Stock #0 - 10am-10pm
5927 California St
San Francisco, CA 94114
Price: Donation

Saturday, November 5th, 2016

Cafe du Soleil
Make Coffee Houses Great Again: Protest Songs - 7pm
200 Fillmore Street
San Francisco
Price: Free

Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

Mike Rufo - Nothin' But Now - 10:30pm
45 N Main Streethh
Ashland, Oregon
Price: Free

Friday, October 21st, 2016

Mike Rufo - Nothin' But Now - 7pm
540 East 8th Ave.
Eugene, Oregon
Price: Free

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Mike Rufo - Nothin' But Now - 7pm
8145 SE 82nd Ave
Portland, Oregon
Price: Free

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Le Voyeur
Mike Rufo, Paul Mauer & the Silence, the Kari Elhi Band - 9pm
404 East 4th Ave
Olympia, WA 98501
360 943 5710
Price: $6

Saturday, October 15th, 2016

Hyatt Regency
Private Guerrilla Showcases, Far-West Folk Alliance - Oct. 13, 14, 15, Late Night
Bellevue, WA
Price: Far-West Attendees

Friday, October 14th, 2016

Mike Rufo - 6-8pm
4916 RAINIER AVE S
Seattle, WA 98118
Price: Free

Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Bread & Roses
7pm
123 Love Street
Bay Area, CA
Price: Free

Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Piedmont Jazz Festival
No Exit at PJF! - Noon
Piedmont, California 94611
Price: Free

Saturday, August 20th, 2016

A Better World Festival - 3pm-9pm
1924 Cedar Street (at Bonita Avenue)
Berkeley, CA 94709
510-841-4824
Price: Donation

Sunday, August 14th, 2016

Sing and Dance for Peace, Love, and Justice - 7pm
2020 Addison Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510)548-1761
Price: $20 - Veterans for Peace Fundraiser

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Songwriters in the Round - Alex Jimenez, Paige Clem, & Mike Rufo - 7mm
5927 California St
San Francisco, CA 94114
Price: Free

Saturday, July 16th, 2016

Jen Coogan, Mike Rufo, and Donovan Plant - 7pm Doors, 8pm Music, All Ages
124 Columbus Ave.
San Francisco
415-649-6191
Price: $12

Sunday, June 12th, 2016

Haight St. Fair
Haight Asbury Street Fair - Noon
San Francisco, CA 94102
Price: Free

Looking forward to playing this great event again!

Friday, May 6th, 2016

The Yard at Mission Rock
No Exit Rockin' the Yard - 5pm
Next to AT&T Part
San Francisco, CA
Price: Free

No Exit will be playing the Yard at Mission Rock the first three Friday evenings of May - May 6, 13, and 20th!  Come by and enjoy great food, beer, and music!

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

No Exit in the Woods - 9:30pm
1 Entrada Way
La Honda, CA 94020
650-747-0331
Price: Free

No Exit will be playing 2+ hours of original music by Mike Rufo and David Johnson.  David and I will do some of our acoustic songs to open and then we'll move to full band mode for the rest of the evening at this historic spot!

 

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Hotel Carlton
Mike Rufo, Acoustic - 5pm
1075 Sutter St.
San Francisco, CA
Price: Free

Playing some acoustic tunes at the ever chill Hotel Carlton's wine reception.

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

Mike Rufo, Terry Okey, Send Medicine, Patrolled by Radar - 7pm
3967 sepulveda
culver city, CA 90230
310-390-1328
Price: Free

Happy Earth Day show with great LA talents!

 

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Shut Down Creech
Camp Justice Show w. David Rovics and Mike Rufo - 7pm
Creech Air Force Base
Indian Springs, Nevada
USA

Super psyched to open for David Rovics and play for the amazing Codepink, Veterans for Peace, Nevada Desert Experience and other activists at the great event!

Saturday, October 24th, 2015

Heavy Crown & No Exit Play the Fireside! - 9pm
​​​​​1453 Webster Street
Alameda, CA 94501
USA
(510) 864-1244
Price: $5

Sunday, September 20th, 2015

The Yard
No Exit Plays The Yard!
Mission Bay
San Francisco, California
5104212847

Sunday, August 23rd, 2015

Sunday Night Musical Soiree - M. Rufo Acoustic - 6pm-9pm
5927 California St
San Francisco, CA 94114
Price: Free
https://www.facebook.com/events/1246381245378383/
Hyejin Yu is excited to present the 10th installment of Sunday Musical Soiree! Awesome lineup:
Lake Lady Ukulele Project (https://www.reverbnation.com/lakeladyukuleleproject)
Michael Rufo (http://mikerufomusic.com/)
Teresa Tuan
Manjali Light band [Hyejin Yu, Chris Cerrato, Wesley Woo, and Tommy P.] (www.facebook.com/ManjaliLight)

Yummy food and drinks (coffee, tea, beer, wine, etc.) are available for purchase so come listen to music, eat and be merry with us!

Friday, August 7th, 2015

First Friday Oakland
No Exit Plays Oakland First Friday - 8pm
25th & Telegraph
Oakland, California 94611
United States
5104212847
Price: Free

Monday, July 27th, 2015

The Yard, SF Giants
No Exit Plays The Yard - 5-7pm
AT&T Park, The Yard
San Francisco, California 94611
United States
5104212847
Price: Free

Monday, July 27th, 2015

SF Friday Market
No Exit Plays Un Plaza! - 6pm & 8pm
UN Plaza
San Francisco, California 94611
United States
5104212847
Price: Free

Saturday, June 20th, 2015

Heavy Crown, Red Machine, and No Exit - A Night of Original Rock and Roll - 9pm
500 4th Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
415-546-6300
Price: $8

Friday, May 15th, 2015

No Exit with Katdelic!!! - Doors 7pm, Music 8pm
1429 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612
USA
510-863-1440
Price: $10

Rock n' Funk birthday show!

 

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

Mingus Amungus - Fundraiser - 7pm
510 Embarcadero West
Oakland, CA 94607
(510) 238-9200
Price: Adults $25; Students $20

Featuring Mingus Amungus and Together We Slam. Opening sounds provided by Mike Rufo and Far I Shields.

Join us for a night of music, spoken word and visual arts as students from Piedmont collaborate with Bay Area favorite Mingus Amungus for a night of creative exploration and celebration. Collectively the performers and artists will be sharing their creative exploration centered around the essence of the human condition, in appreciation of the melange of perspectives that weave the fabric of humanity.

The event is produced and sponsored by the Piedmont Appreciating Diversity Committee (PADC) and proceeds will benefit PADC’s Grants program. 

Saturday, February 28th, 2015

UU Peace & Justice
SF99 Coalition Dinner & Panel - 6pm
1187 Franklin Street
San Francisco, CA
Price: $0-$20, sliding scale

Saturday, December 6th, 2014

CAFE LA BOHEME
Mission Arts and Performance Project - 8:30
3818 24TH Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
USA
Price: Free
Join us at Cafe La Boheme's 'Songwriter Boulevard' for December 6th's Mission Arts & Performance Project, for an evening of good music, good food and drink, and good company!

6:30 Samuel Roland
7:10 Jonathan Westfall
7:50 Cara Sarelli
8:30 Mike Rufo
9:10 Donovan Plant
9:50 Toy House

Hosted by Alex Jimenez

Dedicated to the Indigenous Peoples and Nations of Las Americas...

Friday, October 31st, 2014

ULUV Music Residency - Halloween Show! - 7:30pm-9:30pm
18th & Dolores
San Francisco, CA 94101

Early Halloween acoustic show near Mission Dolores Park!  Come join us for an uplifting warm up to the venerable spooky night.  https://www.facebook.com/#!/events/1694055940819955/

Saturday, September 13th, 2014

Coop Anti-War Cafe
Gabriel and Rufo - 9pm
Rochstr. 3
Berlin
Germany
Price: Free

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

No Exit at the Last Resort
San Francisco

Sunday, August 24th, 2014

No Exit and the Friendly Band Thing
375 11th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.626.1409
Price: $10

Saturday, June 21st, 2014

ULUV Music Day SF - 12pm - 5pm
1122 Folsom
San Francisco, CA 94103
415-255-4866
Price: Free - Donations to ULUV

ULUV Music Day will feature over 50 artists across over a dozen locations throughout San Francisco.  I will be hosting and playing (1-2pm) at the Brainwash parklet in SOMA.  This will be an amazing event!  Come support local music in SF.

 

Sunday, June 8th, 2014

Haight St. Fair
Haight Street Fair - Masonic Stage - 11am
San Francisco, CA 94102

Great way to start the summer - come join us!

Friday, May 30th, 2014

Mike Rufo/No Exit (Unplugged), Gabby La La, and Pamela Parker! - Doors 7, Show 7:30 - 10pm
Berkeley, Ca
Price: $10

Super psych'd to announce this gig with the amazingly talented Gabby La La and Pamela Parker!  This will be an intimate venue event with a unique chance to hear our songs in a chill, acoustic setting.  RSVP via Monkey House website to get venue address.

Monday, February 24th, 2014

50 Mason Social House
NSA Comedy Tour 2.0 - 7PM
50 Mason Street
San Franscisco, CA
USA
Price: $15-$20

Playing my civil liberties parody "Spyin' Eyes" and original "America Too (Handbasket) at this event with great comedian Will Durst, other comedians and panelists that include Norman Solomon.

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

The Day We Fight Back Against Mass Surveillance - 7pm
AT&T Building, 611 Folsom
San Francisco, CA
USA

Playing my parody "Spyin' Eyes" at the end of this rally.

Saturday, February 8th, 2014

No Exit, Kenny Crowley, & Robin Applewood - Doors 9pm, No Exit Plays at 9:15
311 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607
USA
510.433-0340
Price: $10

Come join us for an evening of high energy, original music that will keep you dancing through the night.  No Exit will open the evening with our creative mix of powerful rock and roll songwriting and performance.  Kenny Crowley will keep it burning with his rockin' band with a CD Release Party for his first album 'High on the World'.  Robin Applewood will capstone the evening with his positive and powerful mixture of Rock, Reggae, Pop, Soul, Funk, Folk, Disco, and Electronic music that will uplift and enliven.

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

NSA Comedy Tour - 7pm
300 Funstun Ave
San Francisco, CA
USA
Price: $20

EthicsInTech™ presents a fun night of Comedy, Ethics & Technology to help protect the Fourth Amendment and our constitutional rights and freedoms. The goal of the event is to entertain, educate and bring to light issues concerning ethical use of technology and how it can help or curtail individual rights and freedoms. This holiday charity event is focused on increasing public awareness through expert panel discussions on how those rights are being violated by the National Security Agency. “NSA Comedy Tour™...” is focused on promoting the issues, causes and challenges that humanity faces as it adopts the ever changing tools and technologies that have taken us by storm.  Civil liberties songs by Mike Rufo.

Friday, August 30th, 2013

Fresh Juice Party, No Exit, and Alex Jimenez - Doors 7pm; Music 8pm
1429 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612
USA
510-863-1440
Price: $10

Looking forward to what will be very fun show at the Awaken in downtown Oakland!  Come check out a great mix of east bay indie music...

Saturday, April 27th, 2013

No Exit & Mercuryville - Doors at 7pm, Music 9
1700 Clement Ave.
Alameda, CA 94501
510-337-9190
Price: $8

Saturday, March 30th, 2013

No Exit Plays Classic Rock, The Hound Opens - 9pm
1700 Clement Ave.
Alameda, CA 94501
510-337-9190
Price: $8

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

50 Mason Social House
SF Underground Music Festival - 8pm
50 Mason Street
San Franscisco, CA
USA
Price: $5

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

David Johnson/No Exit - 9pm
San Francisco, CA

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