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Upcoming Shows

7/12/17 Millis Green Town Concert Millis, MA THE RATIONALES Free outdoor show - Millis Town Green, 630pm FREE
8/3/17 MIDDLE EAST DOWNSTAIRS Cambridge, MA THE RATIONALES UPSTREAM CD RELEASE, w Red Red Rocket, The Curtis Mayflower, Oldjack, Nate Rogers TICKETS

Past Shows (Below Photo)

THE RATIONALES LIVE 2017
Photo by Sandra Miller

Past Shows:

2017 . . . .
6/17/17 Make Music Fest. (Brattle Corner)  Cambridge, MA  THE RATIONALES w. Oldjack, Magen Tracy, Nate Leavitt, Airport, Lights Out, Parlour Bells FREE
6/10/17 Dover Music Fest Dover, MA THE RATIONALES w/ Sean Fullerton, Chris Canty Band, Singlecast, FREE
6/9/17 Atwoods Tavern Cambridge, MA THE RATIONALES  opening for Tim Gearan  
6/3/17 Arlington Porchfest Arlington, MA THE RATIONALES Semi-acoustic, with Peter Buzelle and the Acadamy and Heart Attack Ack Ack Ack 5pm set  
5/21/17 Battle Green BBQ&Beer Fest Lexington, MA THE RATIONALES  w/ Left Lane Cruiser  
5/20/17 Blue Hills Brewery Canton, MA THE RATIONALES w/ Keith Pierce, Jim Healy, Black Helicopter at BHB SUMMER FEST  
5/19/17 Battle Green BBQ&Beer Fest Lexington, MA THE RATIONALES  w/ the F-Tones.  
4/28/17 Lizard Lounge Cambridge, MA THE RATIONALES w/ Airport and Mill Pond Falls INFO
3/18/17 ONCE BALLROOM Somerville, MA THE RATIONALES w/ Jason Layne/Sunken Armada, The Milling Gowns and The Fellowship of Feeding Wolves  
03/16/17 Atwoods Tavern Cambridge, MA THE RATIONALES w/ Pale Monsters INFO
02/17/17 GREAT SCOTT ALLSTON, MA THE RATIONALES w/ Doom Lover, Matthew Connor  

The Rationales opening for The Smithereens 2015
Photo by Richard Chase

2016 . . .
12/31/16 The Lizard Lounge Cambridge, MA THE RATIONALES  at OldJack's NEW YEARS SPECTACULAR. w/ Oldjack and Pale Hands  
11/19/16 UG3 LIVE TORONTO, OT THE RATIONALES  at INDIE WEEK/OUTLAW ROASDSHOW. w/ Devil Met Contention, Sulfur City, Skunkmello  
11/18/16 The Cameron House TORONTO, OT THE RATIONALES  at INDIE WEEK/OUTLAW ROASDSHOW w/ Devil Met Contention, Molehill, Elijah Ford  
11/17/16 UG3 Live TORONTO, OT THE RATIONALES  at INDIE WEEK w/ Ozconscious, Rowboat Rescue Op, The Royal North,  
11/12/16 Midway Cafe JP, MA THE RATIONALES with Peter Buzzelle, Love Love and Sinnett  
10/22/16 Bowery Electric NEW YORK, NY THE RATIONALES at The OUTLAW ROADSHOW NYC w/  Oldjack, Kirby Brown, Town Meeting, Matt York  
10/8/16 Morse Tavern Natick, MA THE RATIONALES live  
10/7/16 Topsfield Fair Topsfield, MA David Mirabella & Sean Black, acoustic, 6:00pm-9:00pm, New Meadows Stage  
10/6/16 Topsfield Fair Topsfield, MA David Mirabella Solo acoustic, 3:30-6:00pm, New Meadows Stage  
9/24/16 Lizard Lounge Cambridge, MA THE RATIONALES w/ Oldjack, Jenny Dee and the Deelinquents  
9/21/16 Arsenal on the Charles Watertown, MA THE RATIONALES Live Lunchtime show in the park at noon.  
9/16/16 The Mercy Lounge NASHVILLE, TN THE RATIONALES  at the OUTLAW ROADSHOW NASHVILLE. w. Jill Andrews,  Corey James Bost,  & More  
8/29/16 PA's Lounge Somerville, MA The RATIONALES - OUTLAW ROADSHOW ONE OFF! W/ Bird Language and Buffalo Rodeo  
7/9/16 O'Brien's Pub Allston, MA THE RATIONALES w/ Happy Little Clouds (CD Release), Powerslut, The Knock Ups  
6/25/16 Blue Hills Brewery Canton, MA THE RATIONALES w/ The Heave Ho, The Jim Healy Band, at BHB SUMMER FEST  
6/18/16 Make Music Festival Cambridge, MA THE RATIONALES  w/ OldJack, The Shills  
6/10/16 Ralph's Rock Diner Worcester, MA THE RATIONALES w/ Peak Fifteen, Tall Teenagers INFO
5/22/16 Lexington, MA THE RATIONALES  w/ THE BOSTON HORNS, Henly-Douglas Band INFO
5/21/16 Bent Water Brewery Lynn, MA  THE RATIONALES  w/  OLDJACK, The Other Brothers, Macon-Georgia Soul: BENTWATER BLASTOFF INFO
4/30/16 ARLENE'S GROCERY New York, NY THE RATIONALES  w/ THE BALBOANS TICKETS
4/29/16 NightShift Brewery  (Adam Hand 1st Show) Everett, MA THE RATIONALES at Nightshift Taproom! 8pm!  
4/14/16 Cafe at the Armory Somerville MA Dave Mirabella, Mick Greenwood (shared birthday Show) w/ When Particles Collide - All Acoustic Jam/Hang  
4/2/16 MORSE'S TAVERN NATICK, MA THE RATIONALES w/ AIRPORT (Boston Marathon Benefit) INFO
3/19/16 GREAT SCOTT ALLSTON, MA THE RATIONALES w/ JASON LAYNE/SUNKEN ARMADA, EDDIE JAPAN and MY OWN WORST ENEMY TICKETS
02/20/16 THE LIZARD LOUNGE CAMBRIDGE, MA THE RATIONALES w/ GLENN YODER and THE SUMMER VILLAINS. TICKETS



Rationales at The Blue Hills Pavillion June 2014
Photo by Melissa Zeigler
2015 . . .
12/18/15 Great Scott Allston MA THE RATIONALES, w/ THE SATATIC DYNAMIC, WHEN PARTICLES COLLIDE, STARS LIKE OURS TICKETS
11/6/15 Ralph's Rock Diner Worcester, MA THE RATIONALES w/ The Susan Constant, The Lincoln Tunnel, and The Bill Dwyer Band  
11/5/15 Back Page Lowell, MA Dave Mirabella w/ Sean Murray - The Dubious Brothers  
11/1/15 Sally Obrien's Somerville, MA David Mirabella SOLO acoustic w/Chris Wagner, & Jim Detore  
10/23/15 Plough & Stars Cambridge, MA David Mirabella & Chad Raleigh acoustic w/ The Somervillans  
10/16/15 BOWERY ELECTRIC NEW YORK, NY THE RATIONALES @ THE OUTLAW ROADSHOW. w/ Ryan Hamilton, Jill Andrews, Mobley, K Phillips  
10/9/15 Arts at the Armory Somerville, MA Dave Mirabella acoustic w/Sean Murray  
10/8/15 Flora Restaraunt Arlington, MA Dave Mirabella acoustic w/Sean Murray  
9/21/15 The Red Door Portsmouth, NH Dave Mirabella acoustic w/Sean Murray  
9/19/15 Newburyport Brewing Co Newburyport, MA Dave Mirabella acoustic w/ Sean Murray  
9/16/15 Afterhours at Northeastern Univ. Boston, MA THE RATIONALES  
9/9/15 The Arsenal on the Charles Watertown, MA The RATIONALES (Free Lunchtime outdoor show) INFO
9/4/15 Cuisine en Locale Somerville, MA THE RATIONALES with PARLOUR BELLS, BAND WITHOUT HANDS, THE STATIC DYNAMIC  
8/21/15 Andy's Old Port Pub Portland, ME Dave Mirabella/Sean Murray Acoustic  
8/8/15 Studio 54 Allston, MA The RATIONALES  and My Own Worst Enemy (Bob Colby's Birthday Show!) INFO
8/6/15 Rockport Music Rockport, MA Dave Mirabella  w/Sean Murray & Dave O'Grady opening for RICH ROBINSON from the BLACK CROWES INFO
7/23/15 Radio Bean Burlington, VT Dave Mirabella/The Rationales Acoustic  
7/14/15 TT THE BEAR'S Cambridge, MA THE RATIONALES say a fond farewell to TTs.  With Zerobot, Await Rescue and The Susan Constant  
7/13/15 Middle East Upstairs Cambridge, MA Dave Mirabella Acoustic with THE WOODEN SKY and Tan Vampires  
6/20/15 Make Music Festival Harvard Square, THE RATIONALES  w/ OldJack, Nate Leavitt, Life Electric, The Inenbriations and Parlour Bells  
5/29/15 The Midway Jamaica Plain, MA THE RATIONALES w/ The Phil Aiken Army  and The Blue Ribbons  
5/23/15 Newburyport Brewing Co Newburyport, MA Dave Mirabella w/ Sean Murray/The Dubious Brothers  
5/15/15 HarpoonFest Boston, MA THE RATIONALES at Harpoonfest w.  Nemes, Airport, Jenny Dee & The Dees, Party Bois, The Silks INFO
5/13/15 Johnny D's Somerville, MA  THE RATIONALES Acousitc Opening for RHETT MILLER Tix
5/7/15 TT The bear's Place Cambridge, MA THE RATIONALES w/ The Silks and Low Cut Connie Tix
4/28/15 The Lizard Lounge Cambridge, MA THE RATIONALES w/ Abbie Barrett and Love Love Tix
3/21/15 Andy's Old Port Pub Portland, ME Dave Mirabella Solo/Duo w Sean Murray/The Dubious Brothers  
3/20/15 Johnny D's Somerville, MA THE RATIONALES w/WATTS -- OPENING FOR THE SMITHEREENS  
3/10/15 Sally Obrien's Somerville, MA Dave Mirabella solo with Sean Murray/The Dubious Brothers  
3/7/15 The Davis Square Theater Somerville, MA THE RATIONALES w/ Zerobot, The Daily Pravda, Schooltree  
3/3/15 Tavern at the End of the World Charlestown, MA Dave Mirabella Solo, w/ Dann Russo  
1/30/15 Ralph's Rock Diner Worcester, MA THE RATIONALES  with Shotgun Waltz and Zerobot  
1/20/15 Sally O'Briens Somerville, MA Dave Mirabella solo with Sean Murray/The Dubious Brothers  
1/17/15 Last Safe & Deposit Co. Lowell, MA THE RATIONALES, Zerobot, and Whatever's Clever  
1/16/15 Bull McCabes Somerville, MA Dave Mirabella solo acoustic w/ The Rotary Prophets
1/7/15 The Rosebud Somerville, MA THE RATIONALES  w/  Zerobot and When Particles Collide  
1/3/15 Andy's Old Port Pub Portland, ME Dave Mirabella Solo, w Sean Murray/The Dubious Brothers  


2014
. . .
12/14/14 Q Division Somerville, NA w/ Parlour Bells, Eric Salt, Abbie Barrett, Magen Tracy, Sister Lovers, Will Daily, Andrea Gillis, & More!  
12/10/14 Brighton Music Hall Boston, MA KEEP SAFE BOSTON BENEFIT - Jass Bianchi, Parlour Bells, The Color & Sound, Corin Ashley, Drab TICKETS
11/19/14 Great Scott Boston, MA The Rationales with Aaron Behrens (Ghostland Observatory)  & Midnight Stroll & The Easy Reasons TICKETS
11/14/14 Arlene's Grocery New York, NY The Rationales with The Balboans, Crier Brothers and Butterfly Labs and Mongolian Monkfish TICKETS
11/8/14 The Middle East Cambridge, MA The Rationales with The Easy Reasons and The Heave Ho TICKETS
10/25/14 Carroll Place New York, NY SxNE CMJ Showcase w/OldJack, The Silks, Tigerman Whoa! Aloud, Nate Leavitt & Le Roxy pro  INFO
10/17/14 T.T. The Bear's Place Cambridge, MA The Rationales  w/Cask Mouse, Muy Cansado, The Daily Pravda, The Fatal Flaw, Dave Crespo's After Party  
10/10/14 Ralph's Rock Diner Worcester, MA The Rationales with Sinnet, Autumn Hollow Band, and Muy Cansado  
10/5/14 Northeastern University Boston, MA The Rationales at After Hours  
9/27/14 The Basement Northampton, MA The Rationales with Airport  
9/12/14 The Davis Square Theater Somerville, MA The Rationales w/The Othership, The SPR Trio and When Particles Collide  
9/5/14 The Midway Cafe Jamaica Plain, MA Dave Mirabella Solo
9/4/14 Chit Chat Lounge Haverhill, MA Dave Mirabella Solo w. Sean Murray / the Dubious Brothers.  
8/29/14 Fody's Tavern Nashua NH Dave Mirabella Solo w. Sean Murray / the Dubious Brothers.
8/22/14 Sally Obrien's Somerville, MA The Rationales with Golden West Motor Lodge and Preacher Roe
07.26.14 Newport Nights Newport, RI The Rationales, Tigerman Whoa!, OldJack, The Silks, Nate Leavitt  
07.19.14 Andy's Old Port Pub Portland, ME Dave solo acoustic w. Sean Murray (as the Dubious Brothers)  
07.11.14 Uncle Eddies Salisbury, MA The Rationales: w. The Brooklyns  
07.06.014 Rustic Table Winthrop, MA Dave Solo Acoustic  
07.05.14 The Outlaw Roadshow Cambridge, MA Dave & David Live on The Outlaw Roadshow on WEMF Radio  
06.21.14 Make Music Festival Cambridge, MA The Rationales w/OldJack, Parlour Bells, The Life Electric, Nate Leavitt Band and more.  
6.14.14 BLUE HILLS PAVILLION Boston, MA FORK IN THE ROAD FESTIVAL  with The Rationales, Township and Airport TICKETS
6.13.14 The Davis Square Theatre Cambridge, MA The Rationales: w When Particles Collide (CD Release), The Interobang, Vary Lumar INFO
05.29.14 T.T. THE BEAR'S Cambridge, MA On The Town w. Mikey D Anniversary w/The Wrong Shapes, Butterknife, The Pills, and The Shods TICKETS
5/25/14 Ned Devine's Boston, MA Boston Clawing: Tigerman Whoa, Eddie Japan, Parlour Bells, Ruby Rose Fox, Airport,  Silks, OldJack  
05.10.14 Ralph's Worcester, MA The Rationales w Aloud, Preacher Roe, Nervous Eaters and more! INFO
05.08.14 Gulu Gulu Cafe Salem, MA Dave Solo acoustic INFO
05.02.14 Radio Bean Burlington, VT Dave Solo acoustic INFO
04.29.14 The Delancey New York, NY Dave Solo Acoustic INFO
04.25.14 Rustic Table Winthrop, MA Dave Solo Acoustic  
04.19.14 Ralph's Worcester, MA The Rationales at Ralph's w. TOWNSHIP & Rotating Strawberry Madonna INFO
03.22.14 Ralph's Worcester, MA w. Preacher Roe, The Easy Reasons, Sidewalk Driver INFO
03.19.14 T.T.The Bears Cambridge, MA w/ Butterknife, Varsity Drag, Reverend  
03.09.14 WNHN Radio Studio Concord, NH Dave Solo on The Dave Scott Show - Live Radio Showcase.  
03.08.14 Midway Cafe Jamaica Plain, MA Dave solo w. Mary Lou Lord, Reindeer, Love Love, My Own Worst Enemy, Annabelle Patey-Lord, Matt Miligrow INFO
02.27.14 Northeastern University Boston, MA After Hours (NEU Students Only) INFO
02.22.14 Uncle Eddies Salisbury, MA Dave Solo Acoustic w. The Brooklyns INFO
02.19.14 T.T.The Bears Cambridge, MA w/M.G. Ledderman (Midriff CD Release), Reindeer, Thick Wilde Tickets
01.23.14 Gulu Gulu Cafe Salem, MA 2 Sets, w/ Nate Rogers INFO
01.16.14 T.T.The Bears Cambridge, MA w/The Interobang, When Particles Collide, & The Deep North Tickets
01.08.14 T.T.The Bears Cambridge, MA Acoustic show w/Cameron Keiber, M.G. Ledderman, Jim Healy& Joe McMahon, Tasteful Nudes, Mean Creek INFO
Rationales at The Sinclair 2013
Photo by Rebecca 'Crystal' Margolis


2013
. . .
12.20.13 THE SINCLAIR (Dave Lieb first show) Cambridge, MA w/THE SHEILA DIVINE, OLDJACK, THE NATE LEAVITT BAND Tickets
12.03.13 WATD Radio "Almost Famous" Marshfield, MA Dave live in studio (acoustic)
10.27.13 Northeastern University (Matt's last show) Boston, MA w/ The Rotary Prophets. (Students Only)
10.26.13 The Basement Northampton, MA w/ The Rotary Prophets INFO
10.19.13 Ralph's Worcester, MA w. The Easy Reasons, & Hey Now Morris Fader INFO
10.18.13 Precinct Somerville, MA w. The Easy Reasons, Mount Peru and Twin Berlin INFO
10.10.13 T.T.The Bears Cambridge, MA Dave, Davina Yanetty & Phil Wisdom w/Parlour Bells, Eddie Japan INFO
10.10.13 WUNH University of New Hampshire Radio Durham, NH In Studio Live Set & on air interview Noon - 3, w. Dave Scott Listen
10.8.13 WmWM - Salem State Radio Salem, MA Dave Live In Studio "World College Radio Day" w Ben Shaefer 2pm INFO
09.26.13 The Middle East Upstairs Cambridge, MA Dave & Chad w/ JOHNNY HICKMAN of CRACKER, Ed Anderson & more.
8.04.13 WZLX Boston, MA In Studio Live Set & on air interview 10pm - Boston Emmissions w/ Anngelle Wood INFO
07.28.13 T.T. The Bear's Place Cambridge, MA DAVE SOLO, w/Joe Rich INFO
07.13.13 THE MIDDLE EAST DOWNSTAIRS Cambridge, MA w. Dead Boots, Midnight Spin, The Blackboard Nails INFO
06.29.13 The Basement Northampton, MA 2 sets - 8pm and 9:15pm INFO
06.23.13 T.T. The Bear's Place Cambridge, MA MIKE SOLO, w/ Nate Rogers, Lisa Coyne, Rodrigo Van Stoli INFO
06.22.13 Fete de la Musique (free outdoor show) 3pm! Cambridge, MA w/ Oldjack, Parlor Bells, Field Effect, The Interobang, Life Electric INFO
06.21.13 Church Boston, MA w/ The The Susan Constant, Airport, People Skills INFO
06.15.13 Ralph's Diner Worcester, MA w/ Worried Well, Eddie Japan and the Field Effect INFO
05.24.13 Johnny D's Uptown Lounge Somerville, MA w/ Preacher Roe, Golden West Motor Lodge, Tad Overbaugh INFO
05.17.13 Radio Somerville, MA DAVE SOLO, w/ Oldjack, Brotherfight, The Lights Out & Slowdim INFO
05.15.13 T.T. The Bear's Place Cambridge, MA DAVE SOLO, w/ Ad Frank, Nate Levitt, Magen Tracy, Nick Murphy INFO
05.09.13 Tinker's Son Norwell, MA DAVE SOLO, w/ Will Dailey and Dave Delucca INFO
05.05.13 Harvard Square Mayfair Cambridge, MA Harvard Square Street Festival - MAIN STAGE INFO
04.06.13 The Apartment Providence, RI w/ Jeff Byrd and Dirty Finch INFO
03.23.13 BRIGHTON MUSIC HALL Boston, MA Walter Sickert & the ARmy of BRoken TOys, Field Effect, Ruby Rose Fox INFO
03.02.13 The Basement Northampton, MA w. Shanta Paloma INFO
02.01.13 Ralph's Diner Worcester, MA w/ The Field Effect, Grand Evolution, Preacher Roe INFO
01.26.13 Milly's Tavern Manchester, NH w/ Safer by Shore, Your Used Clothes, Defoliators INFO
01.16.13 Plough & Stars Cambridge, MA The Rationales acousitc w/ M.G. Ledderman
Rationales Full Band Photo by John Robinson

Photo by John Robinson



2012
. . .
12.19.12 Somerville Armory Somerville, MA Dave Solo set at "Rock Therapy with Brendan Boogie"
12.15.12 Club Radio Somerville, MA Dave Solo Acoustic w/ RICHARD BUCKNER*
12.06.12 McGann's Pub Boston, MA Unregular Radio Showcase w. All Echo's Return, Plunderfolk, Naughty Water
11.30.12 Unregular Radio Studio Boston, MA Alternative Rock Radio//Unregular Radio, Live On Air Set
11.16.12 Club Radio Somerville, MA w/ The Field Effect, Velah, Freddie Hall & The Best Intentions (NY)
11.11.12 Bay State Rock on WAAF Boston, MA Live in Studio Acoustic Radio Appearance
11.10.12 Bayside Bowl (Chad Raleigh First Show) Portland, ME w/ When Particles Collide & Worried Well
11.4.12 Radio Somerville, MA Dave Solo Acoustic w/ THE WOODEN SKY, The Autumn Hollow Band
10.13.12 RADIO Somerville, MA Radio Anniv. w/ Mellow Bravo, Parlour Bells, OldJack, Steight Angular, etc.
10.12.12 Tommy Doyles Harvard Square, MA w. The Vivs
10.11.12 Bands for Babs Benefit @ Moe's Lounge Somerville, MA Dave & Mike Duo w/ The Charms, Eric Salt, Jenny Dee & The D's,& More
10.6.12 Northeastern University Boston, MA Students Only
10.4.12 Club Radio  (Pete's Last show) Somerville, MA w. Brendan Boogie, The Grownup Noise
09.29.12 Gulu Gulu Cafe Salem, MA W. Liz Cook
09.15.12 The New England Americana Festival Cambridge, MA Acoustic w/ Tad Overbaugh, Highway Ghosts, & more
08.19.12 Club Radio Somerville, MA The WOODEN SKY & Airport
08.03.12 The Middle East Upstairs Cambridge, MA w. When Particles Collide, The Susan Constant, & Self Proclaimed Rockstars
07.21.12 Arlene's Grocery New York, NY w. Miko and the Musket, Left Me Bashful
07.18.12 Cafe 939 Boston, MA w/ Kasey Anderson and the Honkies, The Wandas. (RSL Show) )
07.15.12 Club Radio Somerville, MA Dave solo acoustic w. RICHARD BUCKNER
07.14.12 Private Show Watertown, MA w/ The Luxury
06.30.12 Sally O'Briens Somerville, MA Dave Solo w/ Bryan Pero, Brendan Murphy
06.22.12 Precinct Somerville, MA w/ The Vivs, Franc Graham Band, Eddie Japan
06.16.12 FĂȘte de la Musique (free outdoor show) Cambridge, MA w/ OldJack, McCallister Drive, Self Proclaimed Rockstars, The Field Effect
06.01.12 Moe's Lounge Somerville, MA Dave solo w/ Swamp Bear, Phil Wisdom, To The Wedding
05.25.12 Gulu Gulu Cafe Salem, MA w/ Highway Ghosts
05.18.12 Tommy Doyles Harvard Square, MA w/ Aloud
05.08.12 Club Radio Somerville, MA Dave solo w. Autumn Hollow, THE WOODEN SKY
05.04.12 TT the Bear's Cambridge, MA w/ All Echo's Return, The Blackboard Nails, Cooling Towers
04.13.12 TT the Bear's Cambridge, MA Rumble Semifinals! w/Garvy J., Ghosts of Jupiter, and Sherman Burns
04.01.12 TT the Bear's Cambridge, MA Rock'n'Roll Rumble! w. Endless Wave, and Cooling Towers
03.09.12 CLUB RADIO - Single Release Show! Somerville, MA w. Old Jack, The Milling Gowns, The Abbie Barrett Band
02.25.12 Precinct Somerville, MA w/ The Gentlemen, Watts
01.27.12 Regent Theater Arlington, MA w. Autumn Hollow Band, Will Dailey. Benefit for Coalition for Courage
Rationales Full Band Photo by Melissa Zeigler

Photo by Melissa Zeigler




2011
. . .
12.09.11 PAs Lounge Somerville, MA w. Monophonic, Autumn Hollow Band
12.05.11 Fitchburg State University Fitchburg, MA w. Every Other Country, Shirts & Skins, The Bynars
11.18.11 The National Underground New York, NY w/ Tom Fitzpatrick, Jacktown Road, Mikki Hommel, Hoop, Tragic Heartbreak
11.11.11 The Lizard Lounge Cambridge, MA with The Wooden Sky and Airport
11.02.11 Northeastern University Boston, MA w. Ryan Schmidt, The Fates, Dead Poets Society
10.07.11 CLUB RADIO -Grand Opening! Somerville, MA w. John Powhida Intl Airport & The Organ Beats & Sidewalk Driver
10.04.11 Middle East Cambridge, MA Dave as part of "the late greats" W. Sleeping in The Aviary
10.03.11 Topsfield Fair Topsfield, MA w/ Farm Animals
09.11.11 Precinct Somerville, MA Vermont Hurricane Benefit, w/Autumn Hollow, Love in Stockholm
09.10.11 The Rosebud Bar Somerville, MA Blizzard of 78, Thick as Theives, Corvette Somerville: Mixtape78
09.09.11 Ralph's Diner Worcester, MA w/ Hey Now Morris Fader, The Lights Out, Grand Evolution
09.06.11 The Steve Katsos Show Arlington, MA w/ Greg Loftus
08.30.11 Almost Famous on 95.9 WATD Marshfield, MA Acoustic Radio performance
08.20.11 The Rosebud Bar Somerville, MA w. The Shellye Valauskas Experience and McAlister Drive
08.13.11 Arlene's Grocery New York, NY w. Grey Valley Ghost
07.14.11 TT the Bear's Cambridge, MA w/ I, Pistol(Ep Release); Reverse; Taiwan Typhoon
06.24.11 Arlene's Grocery (NY CD Release Show) New York, NY w/ Dirty Names, Lily Sparks, Tatiana Kochkareva
06.22.11 The Rosebud Bar Somerville, MA acoustic w/ THE HANDSOME FAMILY, Autumn Hollow, Adela and Jude
06.11.11 The Rosebud Bar Somerville, MA w/ Muy Casando, Brendan Boogie, The Highway
05.21.11 Q Division Studios "Porch Fest" Somerville, MA w/ Oldjack, John Powhida, Spirit Kid, McAllister Drive, Paul Janovitz
05.14.11 The Lizard Lounge (CD RELEASE SHOW) Cambridge, MA with OldJack and The Future Everybody
04.22.11 Wellesley College Wellesley, MA w/ Relay for Life Fundraiser
04.16.11 Guitar Convention 2011 (Pete Zeigler first show) Fitchburg, MA w/ We Play at Noon!
04.07.11 Toad Cambridge, MA Dave solo. w Bryan Pero & The Tired Horses
03.31.11 Church Boston, MA Will Dailey, Comanchero, Highway ghosts, The Molene's, Sam Reid
03.16.11 TT The Bears Cambridge, MA Dave w Davina Yanetty,Dann Russo, Meg Lynch
03.10.11 Toad Cambridge, MA Dave solo. w/Adela & Jude
02.25.11 Ralph's Diner Worcester, MA w/ Hey Now Morris Fader, Kingsley Flood, Glenn Yoder
02.05.11 Amazing Things Art Center Framingham, MA w/ The Autumn Hollow Band, Adela & Jude
Rationales Photo by Johnny AnguishPhoto by Johnny Anguish


2010
. . .
12.31.10 First Night Boston Boston, MA w/ The Brendan Boogie Band, This Blue Heaven
11.13.10 Arlene's Grocery New York, NY w/ Son of the Sun, Once Okay Twice, The Night Shift
10.21.10 The Rosebud Bar Somerville, MA w/ The Wooden Sky, John Powhida
10.15.10 Toad Cambridge, MA w/ The Shellye Valauskas Experience
10.04.10 Topsfield Fair Topsfield, MA w/ Farm Animals
09.25.10 The Rosebud Bar Somerville, MA w/ Highway Ghosts, Vandeveer, Old Jack
08.26.10 The Hard Rock Cafe Boston, MA w. Kingsley Flood, Dennis Brennan, Highway Ghosts, Eric Royer
08.07.10 Brew'd Awakening Coffeehaus Lowell, MA Dave Mirabella solo
07.24.10 The Rosebud Bar Somerville, MA w/ Hey Now Morris Fader
07.23.10 The Basement Northampton, MA w. The Loam, John Colvert and Brendan Murphy
06.15.10 Sally O'Briens Somerville, MA w/ The Wooden Sky, Autumn Hollow Band
06.12.10 The Rosebud Bar Somerville, MA Mixtape 93 Show w/ The Luxury, St. Helena, Exile in Somerville
06.03.10 In a Pig's Eye Salem, MA 2 sets
05.28.10 Sally O'Briens Somerville, MA w. Naked on Rollerskates, The One Smith
05.15.10 The Midway Cafe Jamaica Plain, MA w/Bryan Pero & the Tired Horses, John Colvert and Brendan Murphy
04.23.10 The Plough and Stars Cambridge, MA Sodafrog (CD Release)
03.19.10 Precinct Somerville, MA w. The Dirty Truckers and Brownboot
02.26.10 Church Boston, MA W. Girls Guns & Glory, Coyote Kolb
01.28.10 The Rosebud Bar Cambridge, MA w. The Autumn Hollow Band
01.14.10 TT the Bear's Cambridge, MA w/ The First Annual, The Few, Wyatt King & The Sex Machines

Rationales Full Band Photo by Ken Rothman

Photo by Ken Rothman



2009
. . .
12.19.09 Lizard Lounge Cambridge, MA w/ The Future Everybody, Scarce
12.08.09 Q Division Somerville, MA w/The Wooden Sky
11.22.09 Church (Kevin's last show) Boston, MA The International Pop Overthrow
11.21.09 Lizard Lounge Cambridge, MA Last Waltz Coverup w/The Teenage Prayers, Blizzard of 78, Phil Aiken Army
11.05.09 Porter Belly's Brighton, MA The Rationales Live
10.24.09 Uncle Eddies Salisbury, MA Dave Solo w. Jake and the Jakes, 5 Point
10.03.09 Topsfield Fair Topsfield, MA w/ Farm Animals
08.15.09 Lizard Lounge Cambridge, MA Black Crowes Cover-up w/ Brendan Boogie, Old Jack, Trucker Mouth, Pawnshop Diamonds
07.28.09  Great Scott  Allston, MA  w/ Filligar, Kingsley Flood, Trucker Mouth
06.13.09  Lizard Lounge  Cambridge, MA  w/ The Teenage Prayers
05.22.09 Club Bohemia (Mike Mirabella/Sean Black first show) Cambridge, MA w/ Jake & the Jakes, Frank Booth's Car, Have At It
04.25.09 Sally O'Brien's (Greg & Brian's Last show) Somerville, MA w/ Jenny Dee & the Delinquents, Blizzard of '78
04.06.09 Private Show Chicago, IL Dave solo w/ Martin Rivas, Jeff Tweedy
03.27.09 Church Boston, MA w. Kingsley Flood, Dearborn Valley, Bee's Knees, Mike McDonald
03.14.09 Lizard Lounge Cambridge, MA w/ The Click Five
02.28.09 Lizard Lounge Cambridge, MA Elvis Costello Cover Up w/ Ryan Schmidt, Beau Roland Band, One Happy Island, Blizzard of 78, Brendan Boogie Band, and special guests
02.07.09 Lizard Lounge Cambridge, MA w/ The Explorers Club, Forest Fires
01.12.09 T.T. The Bear's Place Cambridge, MA w/ Varsity Drag, The Brendan Boogie Band
01.03.09 Arlene's Grocery New York, NY w/ Modern Boys Modern Girls
Rationales Full Band Photo by Joshua Pickering

Photo by Joshua Pickering



2008
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12.11.08 Church Boston, MA w/ Dearborn Valley, Preacher Jack
11.23.08 T.T. The Bear's Place Cambridge, MA w/ The Wooden Sky, Preacher Roe, Trucker Mouth
11.16.08 Bay State Rock on WAAF Boston, MA Live acoustic set
10.03.08 O'Brien's Allston, MA w/ The Kieran Ridge Band, The Alpacas, Trucker Mouth
09.12.08 Middle East Upstairs Cambridge, MA Tom Petty Tribute w/ Great Bandini, Watts, Brendan Boogie, Jenne Halsthead
09.11.08 Alchemist Lounge Jamaica Plain, MA 2 sets
09.04.08 Gulu Gulu Cafe (Greg Gagnon's first show) Salem, MA w/ Brendan Boogie
07.31.08 Sally O'Brien's (John Maloney's Last show) Somerville, MA w/ Lucky 57
06.22.08 Arlene's Grocery New York, NY w/ The Big Fatt, Phoebe Jean Dunne, Kieran Ridge Band
06.12.08 Toad Cambridge, MA w/ Bill Janovitz
06.07.08 The Brewery Exchange Lowell, MA w/ Brendan Boogie Band, Jake and The Jakes
05.30.08 T.T. The Bear's Place (Going and the Gone Release) Cambridge, MA w/ The Gentlemen, AM Stereo, Eric Salt & the Electric City
05.14.08 91.5 WMFO Medford, MA Performance and interview on On the Town with Mikey D.
04.12.08 Private House Show Chicago, IL Dave solo w/ Martin Rivas, Jeff Tweedy
03.20.08 Church Boston, MA w/ LUMP, Dan Cray and Beyond ID, Sean Kenneally
03.08.08 Lizard Lounge (John Maloney first show) Cambridge, MA w/ The Rudds, Scarce, Ryan Schmidt
02.05.08 T.T. the Bear's Cambridge, MA w/ Jesus Grocery, Ian Walsh, Echoing August
01.16.08 Hennessey's Boston, MA w/ Brendan Boogie Band, Running Red Lights, Justin Peterson
01.07.08 T.T. the Bear's Cambridge, MA Acoustic Show w/ Aloud, Kelley McRae

Rationales Full Band Photo by Sandra Miller

Photo by Sandra Miller



2007
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12.11.07 Bulfinch Yacht Club Boston, MA w/ Brendan Boogie Band, The Beatle
11.21.07 Abbey Lounge (Kevin McMahon First Show) Somerville, MA w/ Hello Mahalo, Chelsea City Council, Bleat Box
09.27.07 T.T. the Bear's Cambridge, MA w/ Jake and The Jakes, Girl On Top, Have At It
09.17.07 Bulfinch Yacht Club Boston, MA w/ Jake and The Jakes, Geezer, Tell