Donna the Buffalo Concert History

Donna the Buffalo is an American band from Trumansburg, New York, that formed in 1989. Their eclectic and often socially-conscious music has it's base in traditional mountain music and is infused with elements of Cajun/ zydeco, rock, folk, reggae, and country. The group’s core are vocalists Tara Nevins, who plays fiddle, guitar, accordion, and scrubboard, and guitarist Jeb Puryear. Keyboardist Dave McCracken, bassist Jay Sanders, and drummer Vic Stafford complete the ensemble.

Date Concert Venue Location
Sep 09, 2022 Donna the Buffalo  Upcoming The Ludlow Garage Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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Aug 28, 2022 Donna the Buffalo  Upcoming City Winery NYC New York, New York, United States
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May 07, 2022 Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival
"Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival" / JULIA. / Karl Denson's Tiny Universe / Jimkata / Ryan Montbleau / Tumbao / Tan And Sober Gentlemen / Donna the Buffalo / Arson Daily
Shakori Hills Community Center Silk Hope, North Carolina, United States
Apr 29, 2022 MerleFest
"MerleFest" / We banjo 3 / Greensky Bluegrass / Peter Rowan / Jim Lauderdale / Scythian / Donna the Buffalo / Rissi Palmer / The Waybacks / The Kruger Brothers / Carol Rifkin / Happy Traum / The Interactive Theater Of Jef / Joe Smothers / Laura Boosinger / Pete & Joan Wernick / Presley Barker / Wayne Henderson Show all bands
Wilkes Community College Wilkesboro, North Carolina, United States
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Mar 19, 2022 Suwannee Spring Reunion
"Suwannee Spring Reunion" / Trampled by Turtles / Donna the Buffalo / Peter Rowan
Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park Live Oak, Florida, United States
Mar 18, 2022 Suwannee Spring Reunion
"Suwannee Spring Reunion" / Greensky Bluegrass / Donna the Buffalo
Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park Live Oak, Florida, United States
Mar 02, 2022 Donna the Buffalo Neighborhood Theatre Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Oct 16, 2021 Suwannee Roots Revival
"Suwannee Roots Revival" / Sam Bush / Keller And The Keels / The Travelin' McCourys / Peter Rowan / The Grass is Dead / Donna the Buffalo / Joe Craven / Seth Walker / Verlon Thompson / Front Country / Nikki Talley / Jason Sharp / Brett Bass And Melted Plectrum / Nicholas Edward Williams / Quartermoon / Rev. Jeff Mosier / David Gans / Sloppy Joe / The Infamous Stringdusters / The Dunehoppers / Balkun Brothers / Andy Kane / Donna Hopkins / Ralph Roddenberry / Steep Canyon Rangers / Dread Clampitt / Arvid Smith / The Walker Family Show all bands
Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park Live Oak, Florida, United States
Sep 17, 2021 MerleFest  
"MerleFest" / LeAnn Rimes / Tedeschi Trucks Band / The Milk Carton Kids / Jim Lauderdale / John Cowan / The Kruger Brothers / The Waybacks / Scythian / Donna the Buffalo / Peter Rowan / The Barefoot Movement / Johnnyswim / Bill & The Belles / Cane Mill Road / Carol Rifkin / Chatham Rabbits / Creole Stomp / Darin & Brooke Aldridge / Happy Traum / The Interactive Theater Of Jef / Iron Horse Bluegrass / Joe Smothers / Amythyst Kiah Show all bands
Wilkes Community College Wilkesboro, North Carolina, United States
Sep 04, 2021 Rhythm & Roots Festival  
"Rhythm & Roots Festival" / John Hiatt / Trigger Hippy / Donna the Buffalo / Pine Leaf Boys / Ranky Tanky / Bad Boys Zydeco / Dirk Powell / Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound / The Revealers / Jeffery Broussard & the Creole Cowboys / Richie And Rosie / Veronica Lewis / Rose & The Bros / David Greely Show all bands
Ninigret Park Charlestown, Rhode Island, United States
Sep 03, 2021 Rhythm & Roots Festival
"Rhythm & Roots Festival" / Keller Williams / Donna the Buffalo / Jeffery Broussard & the Creole Cowboys / Terry And The Zydeco Bad Boys / Will Evans / Rose & The Bros
Ninigret Park Charlestown, Rhode Island, United States
Mar 07, 2020 Donna the Buffalo Orange Peel Asheville, North Carolina, United States
Oct 05, 2019 Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival
"Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival" / Donna the Buffalo / Galactic / Ryan Montbleau / Hayley Jane (Solo) / Western Centuries
Shakori Hills Community Center Silk Hope, North Carolina, United States
Sep 12, 2019 Americana Music Festival & Conference  
"Americana Music Festival & Conference" / Lovers Leap / Dori Freeman / Front Country / Stephen Kellogg (Solo) / Emily Scott Robinson / Locust Honey String Band / The Kernal / Roanoke / North Mississippi Allstars / Donna the Buffalo / The Suitcase Junket / Rainbow Girls / Logan Ledger / Caroline Spence / Whiskey Wolves of the West / Amund Maarud / Sierra Hull / Christopher Paul Stelling / Malcolm Holcombe / Ferris and Sylvester / Mike and the Moonpies / Peter More / Roseanne Reid / Robert Vincent / Jordie Lane / Lauren Morrow / The Marcus King Band / The Quaker City Night Hawks / Maya de Vitry / Buddy Miller / Dirk Powell / Stuart Duncan / maria muldaur / J.S. Ondara / Waylon Payne / Hawktail / Michigan Rattlers / The Milk Carton Kids / Son Little / Sarah Siskind / Jonah Tolchin / Hackensaw Boys / The 502s / Tre Burt & A Big Gust Of Wind / William Prince / The Ballroom Thieves / Bones Owens / Molly Tuttle / Corb Lund / Jeremie Albino / Paul Cauthen / Hogslop String Band / Mapache / Darrin Bradbury / Jim Lauderdale / Shawn James / Gangstagrass / The Dip / Sunny War / Danni Nicholls / Shook Twins / The Record Company / Chris Shiflett / Robert Randolph & The Family Band / Lula Wiles / David Wax Museum / Rising Appalachia / Molly Parden / The Vandoliers / Alanna Royale / Peter Mulvey / Amy Speace / Penny and Sparrow / Aaron Lee Tasjan / Yola / Cordovas / Phoebe Hunt / Caleb Elliott / Chatham County Line / The Sea The Sea / Scot Sax / Banditos / Michael Logen / Oliver Hazard / The RT's / Kate Lee & Forrest O'Connor Show all bands
Various Venues Nashville, Tennessee, United States
May 25, 2019 Dark Star Jubilee
"Dark Star Jubilee" / Dark Star Orchestra / Donna the Buffalo
Legend Valley Thornville, Ohio, United States
Apr 28, 2019 MerleFest
"MerleFest" / Steep Canyon Rangers / Del McCoury Band / Peter Rowan / Jim Lauderdale / Scythian / Yarn / Mark And Maggie O'Connor / Andy May / Jim Avett / Salt And Light / Wayne Henderson / Donna the Buffalo / Laura Boosinger / Jeff Little Trio / Pete & Joan Wernick / Carol Rifkin / Larry Stephenson Band / Lindi Ortega / Tom Feldmann / Local Boys / Maybe April / The Interactive Theater Of Jef / Roy Book Binder / Flattop / todd albright / Catfish Keith Show all bands
Wilkes Community College Wilkesboro, North Carolina, United States
Mar 30, 2019 Peace River Revival
"Peace River Revival" / JJ Grey & Mofro / Donna the Buffalo
Laishley Park Punta Gorda, Florida, United States
Feb 02, 2019 Donna the Buffalo / Gary Douglas Band The Jefferson Theater Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
Jan 27, 2019 Greensky Bluegrass / Donna The Buffalo at Culture Center Theater
Greensky Bluegrass / Donna the Buffalo
Culture Center Theater Charleston, West Virginia, United States
Jan 18, 2019 Donna the Buffalo Music Box Supper Club Cleveland, Ohio, United States

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Day Three Original Schedule Grid (before cancellations/replacements), Austin City Limits Music Festival 2005 on Sep 23, 2005 [715-small]

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Day Two Original Schedule Grid (before cancellations/replacements), Austin City Limits Music Festival 2005 on Sep 23, 2005 [716-small]

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Frequenty Asked Questions (FAQ)


How many concerts has Donna the Buffalo had?

Donna the Buffalo has had 278 concerts.

When is the next Donna the Buffalo concert?

The next Donna the Buffalo concert is on August 28, 2022 at City Winery NYC in New York, New York, United States.

When was the last Donna the Buffalo concert?

The last Donna the Buffalo concert was on May 07, 2022 at Shakori Hills Community Center in Silk Hope, North Carolina, United States. The bands that performed were: "Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival" / JULIA. / Karl Denson's Tiny Universe / Jimkata / Ryan Montbleau / Tumbao / Tan And Sober Gentlemen / Donna the Buffalo / Arson Daily.

What songs does Donna the Buffalo play live?

The songs that Donna the Buffalo performs live vary, but here's the latest setlist that we have from the July 30, 2011 concert at Floydfest in Floyd, Virginia, United States:

  1. Funky Side
  2. If You Only Could
  3. Tonight, Tomorrow and Yesterday
  4. Give Him Cornbread
  5. Silverlined
  6. Family Picture
  7. All Aboard
  8. Blue Sky
  9. Conscious Evolution
  10. Part Time Lover
  11. No Place Like the Right Time