New Riders of the Purple Sage's Concert History

New Riders of the Purple Sage is an American country rock band. The group emerged from the psychedelic rock scene in San Francisco, California in 1969. Its original lineup included Jerry Garcia, founder and motive force of the Grateful Dead, on pedal steel guitar. The Riders' best known song is "Panama Red", written by Peter Rowan. The band is sometimes referred to as the New Riders, or as NRPS .

Date   Concert   Venue   Location  
Jul 30, 2015 –
Aug 02, 2015
Gathering Of The Vibes  
Billy & the Kids / Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings / Strangefolk / Zappa Plays Zappa / The Primate Fiasco / Railroad Earth / Lettuce / Dark Star Orchestra / Karl Denson's Tiny Universe / Tedeschi Trucks Band / Turkuaz / Twiddle / Greensky Bluegrass / Preservation Hall Jazz Band / The String Cheese Incident / The Word / New Riders of the Purple Sage / Deep Banana Blackout / Max Creek / Peter Rowan / Jaimoe's Jasssz Band / Melvin Seals / David Grisman / Electron / The Gregg Allman Band / Warren Haynes and the Seaside All Stars / Cabinet / Wilco Show all bands
Seaside Park Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
Sep 13, 2014 The Charlie Daniels Band / Molly Hatchet / New Riders of the Purple Sage NYCB Theatre at Westbury New York, New York, United States
Jul 05, 2014 New Riders of the Purple Sage Camp Easy Wind Franklinville, NY
Jul 04, 2014 New Riders of the Purple Sage Camp Easy Wind Franklinville, NY
Mar 17, 2013 New Riders of the Purple Sage Blairstown Theater Blairstown, New Jersey, United States
Mar 14, 2013 New Riders of the Purple Sage / Splintered Sunlight The Blockley Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Sep 28, 2012 –
Sep 30, 2012
The Last Green Festival 2012
Third Eye Blind / Sage Francis / Ricky Skaggs / Bad Rabbits / New Riders of the Purple Sage / NGHBRS / Glossary / Seed / Harvard / Kevin Devine and The Goddamn Band / THE VÜLTÜRES / Hans Chew / Too Late The Hero / Rope / Eight To The Bar / The Alchemystics / Paul Geremia / Herra Terra / Quincy Mumford & the Reason Why / Lannen Fall / Boom Boom Crash / All Night Affair / Jeff Pitchell and Texas Flood / End of War / Jelly Roll Soul / The Ticklebomb Orchestra / Stephanie Hansen / Motion Radio Receiver / Neighbors-CT / Yankee Dogs Show all bands
Brooklyn Fairgrounds Brooklyn, CT
Mar 24, 2012 The Wheel – A Musical Celebration of Jerry Garcia and Benefit for the Rex Foundation  
New Riders of the Purple Sage / Jesse McReynolds / Moonalice
The Hamilton Washington, D.C., United States
Sep 09, 2011 New Riders of the Purple Sage The Sellersville Theater Sellersville, Pennsylvania, United States
May 20, 2011 New Riders of the Purple Sage / Citizens Band Radio   Havana New Hope, Pennsylvania, United States
Jul 29, 2010 –
Aug 01, 2010
Gathering of the Vibes 2010   Seaside Park Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
May 14, 2010 Leon Russell / New Riders of the Purple Sage Tarrytown Music Hall Yonkers, New York, United States
Oct 22, 2009 –
Oct 25, 2009
Magnoliafest -2009  
Moonalice / Donna the Buffalo / The Lee Boys / New Riders of the Purple Sage / Peter Rowan / The Travelin' McCourys / The Duhks / Scythian / Cornmeal / Joe Craven / Tornado Rider / Col. Bruce Hampton / Great American Taxi / Dickie Betts & Great Southern Show all bands
Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park Live Oak, Florida, United States
Apr 24, 2009 –
Apr 25, 2009
McDowell Mountain Music Festival 2009  
The Flaming Lips / Matisyahu / Michael Franti / Railroad Earth / Hot Tuna / Young Dubliners / New Riders of the Purple Sage / Assembly of Dust / Indigenous / Black Carl / Peachcake / Ten Dollar Outfit / Random Karma / DELCOA / What Laura Says Thinks And Feels / Haven James Show all bands
Westworld of Scottsdale Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Aug 15, 2008 3rd Annual Bears Picnic  
New Riders of the Purple Sage
Lincoln Park Laurelton, PA
Sep 02, 2007 40th Anniversary of The Summer of Love  
Alameda Allstars / All Night Flight / Barry "The Fish" Melton / Canned Heat / Country Joe McDonald / George Michalski and Pete Sears / Greg Douglass from Steve Miller Band / Jerry Miller Band / Lester Chambers / Lydia Pense and Cold Blood / Moby Grape / New Riders of the Purple Sage / Paul Kantner and Friends / Ray Manzarek / Squid B. Vicious / Taj Mahal / Terry Haggerty from The Sons of Champlain / The Charlatans Show all bands
Golden Gate Park San Francisco, California, United States
Jan 21, 1994 New Riders of the Purple Sage The Timberline Bergen Park, CO
Apr 20, 1989 New Riders of the Purple Sage Stephen Talkhouse Amagansett, New York, United States
Mar 27, 1988 New Riders of the Purple Sage Nightstage Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Aug 20, 1987 Hot Tuna / New Riders of the Purple Sage Pine Street Theatre Portland, Oregon, United States
Oct 09, 1986 New Riders of the Purple Sage Jonathan Swift's Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Jan 25, 1985 Kingfish / Jorma Kaukonen / New Riders of the Purple Sage / Leon Russell   Capitol Theatre Passaic, New Jersey, United States
Mar 07, 1981 Jorma Kaukonen / New Riders of the Purple Sage / Levon Helm     Capitol Theater Passaic, NJ
Oct 18, 1979 The Charlie Daniels Band / New Riders of the Purple Sage     Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Uniondale, New York, United States
Jul 18, 1979 New Riders of the Purple Sage 2nd chance Peoria, Illinois, United States
Mar 04, 1979 New Riders of the Purple Sage / Muddy Waters memorial [email protected] college Galesburg, Illinois, United States
Mar 02, 1979 New Riders of the Purple Sage / Muddy Waters harbach [email protected] college Galesburg, Illinois, United States
Sep 02, 1978 Grateful Dead / Willie Nelson / New Riders of the Purple Sage     Meadowlands East Rutherford, New Jersey, United States
Mar 12, 1978 Jerry Garcia Band / New Riders of the Purple Sage / Robert Hunter       Suffolk Forum Commack, New York, United States
Dec 13, 1977 New Riders of the Purple Sage / Grateful Dead Winterland San Francisco, California, United States
Oct 11, 1977 New Riders of the Purple Sage Providence College Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Sep 03, 1977 The Grateful Dead / The Marshall Tucker Band / New Riders of the Purple Sage       Old Bridge Township Raceway Park Englishtown, New Jersey, United States
Sep 03, 1977 Grateful Dead / Marshall Tucker Band / New Riders of the Purple Sage     Old Bridge Township Raceway Park Newark, New Jersey, United States
Jul 03, 1977 New Riders of the Purple Sage / Firefall Lake Park Pavilion Camdenton, Missouri, United States
Jul 02, 1977 New Riders of the Purple Sage / Lost Gonzo Band Lake Park Pavilion Camdenton, Missouri, United States
Mar 19, 1977 New Riders of the Purple Sage     Capitol Theatre Passaic, New Jersey, United States
Jul 12, 1976 Fleetwood Mac / New Riders of the Purple Sage / Firefall     The Spectrum Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Jun 06, 1976 Leon Russell / Mary McCreary / Firefall / New Riders of the Purple Sage   The Forum Inglewood, California, United States
May 09, 1976 Leon Russell / The Charlie Daniels Band / New Riders of the Purple Sage   Riverfront Coliseum Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
May 07, 1976 Leon Russell / New Riders of the Purple Sage / The Charlie Daniels Band   The Spectrum Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Apr 17, 1976 New Riders of the Purple Sage Central Park Great Lawn
Oct 31, 1975 New Riders of the Purple Sage / The Charlie Daniels Band     Capitol Theater Passaic, New Jersey, United States
Oct 11, 1975 New Riders of the Purple Sage / Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen / Pure Prairie League   U.M. Fieldhouse Missoula, Montana, United States
Sep 21, 1975 Randy Meisner / The Charlie Daniels Band / Marshall Tucker Band / Fleetwood Mac / New Riders of the Purple Sage / Eagles   Edgewater Raceway Park Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Sep 16, 1975 Miami River Music Festival  
Eagles / Fleetwood Mac / Marshall Tucker Band / REO Speedwagon / New Riders of the Purple Sage / Kenny Rankin / charlie daniels band
Edgewater Raceway Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Sep 02, 1975 The Beach Boys / Doobie Brothers / Jefferson Starship / New Riders of the Purple Sage   New York State Fairgrounds Rochester, New York, United States
Aug 31, 1975 Doobie Brothers / The Outlaws / New Riders of the Purple Sage   Roosevelt Stadium Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
Aug 31, 1975 The Doobie Brothers / New Riders of the Purple Sage     Roosevelt Stadium Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
Aug 30, 1975 New Riders of the Purple Sage   Lenox Music Inn Lenox, Massachusetts, United States
Aug 21, 1975 Jefferson Starship / New Riders of the Purple Sage   Louisville Gardens Louisville, Kentucky, United States
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1979 4 concerts
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1977 7 concerts
1976 5 concerts
1975 13 concerts
1974 8 concerts
1973 16 concerts
1972 20 concerts
1971 77 concerts
1970 69 concerts
1969 9 concerts
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