Past Dates

Sunday, August 26th, 2018

Sayville Maritme Festival
Walking the Line Johnny Cash Show - 1pm
montauk hwy
Sayville, NY

Playing the best of Johnny Cash with the entire 7pc band!

Saturday, August 25th, 2018

Sayville Maritime Festival
Bad Animals Heart Tribute - 3pm
Montauk HWY
Sayville, NY

Saturday, August 4th, 2018

Tribute to Johnny Cash - 630pm
5422 Merrick Rd
Massapequa, NY
USA
(516) 541-6554
Price: 55.00

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

Smithhaven Mall
Bad Animals Heart Tribute - 7pm
313 smithhaven mall
lake grove, ny
Price: free

Saturday, May 19th, 2018

Sergios
Johnny Cash Show - 430pm
merrick rd
massapequa, ny
Price: 49.95

Friday, May 18th, 2018

Sergios
Johnny Cash - 7pm
Merrick Rd
massapequa, ny
Price: 49.95

Saturday, April 14th, 2018

89 north
Bad Animals Heart Tribute - 9pm
89 notth ocean ave
pathcogue, ny

Almost with the Fleetwood Mac Tribute and the Tom Petty Tribute

Sunday, March 25th, 2018

Long Beach Library
Walking The Line - 1pm
Long Beach, NY
USA
Price: free

3.25.18 Walking the Line will perform at The Long Beach Library at 1pm. The band will perform the greatest hits of Johnny Cash as well as the Live At Folsom Prison album for the 50th anniversary. The 5pc band will perform.

Saturday, March 24th, 2018

Paradise Diner
Johnny Cash and the Tennessee two - 7pm
579 Veterans Memorial Hwy
Hauppauge, ny 11788
usa
(631) 724-1778
Price: 49.95

 A night of Johnny Cash songs done exactly how Cash did them originally with just himself and the Tennessee Two. Thomas Cavanagh and Johnny Cash, Kenny Kearney as Marshall Grant and James Erickson as Luther Perkins. In original costumes of the time period and singing the greatest hits of Johnny Cash, concentrating on the earliest material. 

Sunday, March 4th, 2018

Sergios
A night of Johnny Cash - 430pm
5422 merrick road
massapequa, NY 11758
usa
516 541-6554
Price: 49.95

A night of Johnny Cash songs with Thomas Cavanagh. This show will feature songs from the famous San Quentin Album and the AT FOLSOM PRISON record. Also greatest hits, requests and to honor St. Patricks day the Irish songs Johnny Cash sung. Order tickets now!

Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

Sergios
A night of Johnny Cash - 7pm
5422 merrick rd
massapequa, NY 11758
usa
516 541-6554
Price: 49.95

A night of Johnny Cash songs with Thomas Cavanagh. This show will feature songs from the famous San Quentin Album and the AT FOLSOM PRISON record. Also greatest hits, requests and to honor St. Patricks day the Irish songs Johnny Cash sung. Order tickets now!

Sunday, February 18th, 2018

Sergios
Johnny Cash and June Carter sing Love Songs and more - 430pm
5422 merrick road
massapequa, ny 11758
USA
516 541-65554
Price: 49.95

Thomas Cavanagh and Donna Domingo will perform the duets of Johnny Cash and June Carter for one night only to celebrate Valentines Day. Plus all your favorite Johnny Cash hits.

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

The Rockabilly Dance Party - 7pm
323 Main St
Farmingdale, NY 11735
516-293-9700
Price: 10.00

Thomas Cavanagh will appear with his Rockabilly Band The Backseat Devils performing classic and original rockabilly and rock and roll as well as material from Buddy Holly to honor the 59 year anniversary of the Day the music died. 

Friday, December 15th, 2017

The Backstage Pass
Walking the Line XMAS show - 9pm
Rail Road ave
Ronkonkoma, NY
USA
Price: 10.00

For the first time Cavanagh bring his Johnny Cash Christmas show to Long Island. The Walking the line Christmas show features the full 7pc band performing the classic Johnny Cash hits and some rare tunes as well as songs from his many Christmas albums and TV Christmas Specials from the 1970s. Do not miss it!

Friday, December 1st, 2017

The Backstage Pass
Guitar Extravaganza 2017 - 9pm
rail road ave
ronkonkoma, NY
Price: 10.00

Guitar Extravaganza is a night of Instrumental Guitar mania. This show was originally conceived  by Thomas Cavanagh in 1991 when he collected his favorite guitar players and put together a night of guitar oriented rock music  for fans of the genre. 

Guitar Extravaganza 2017 features 

Thomas Michael Cavanagh and the Sons of Infinity

Rob Balducci

Justin Goldat

with a crazy guitar infested jam at the end. 

Don't miss this!

Saturday, November 25th, 2017

Paradise Diner
Walking the Line - 7pm
579 Veterans Memorial Hwy
Hauppauge, NY 11788
usa
631 724 1778
Price: $40.00

Cavanagh will be appearing with James Erickson and Kenny Kearney doing the Johnny Cash and the Tennessee Two material of the 1950s and 60s. Very different than the Walking the line full show. Different set lists and songs. Rarely does the trio get to do this. Special Guest comedian opening the show. $40.00 includes dinner and show. 

call for limited reserved seating. This is a small venue and will sell out fast! Join the fun!

Saturday, November 18th, 2017

Sergios
Thomas Cavanagh Johnny Cash solo show - 7

A solo set of Johnny Cash songs by Thomas Cavanagh

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

SCARECROW Dead Dance Ball - 9pm
3234 Railroad Ave
Wantagh, NY 11793
(516) 785-9398
Price: TBD

Cavanagh on guitar!

Friday, October 27th, 2017

Scarecrow Dead Dance Ball - 9pm
main street
Riverhead, NY
Price: see website

Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Tilt Music Club
Thomas Cavanagh Solo Acoustic - 845pm
1818 Watermill Way
Douglas, Ma
USA
Price: 30.00

Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Port Washington Library
Hallelijah! Remembering Leonard Cohen - 3pm
1 library dr
Port Washington, NY 11050
USA
516 883-4400
Price: free!

Thomas Michael Cavanagh will be performing songs at the special tribute to the great singer and songwriter Leonard Cohen.

Friday, July 21st, 2017

Port Washington Library Theater
I Me Mine George Harrison Tribute - 730pm
Port Washington blvd
Port Washington, ny
Price: free

Friday, July 14th, 2017

shellelagh tavern
Pop Smart Overdrive - 9pm
queens, ny

Friday, June 30th, 2017

South Huntington Library outdoor theater
I Me Mine George Harrison Tribute - 7pm
pigeon hill rd
south huntington, ny
Price: free

out door limited seating 

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

The Crooked Rail
Pop Smart Overdrive - 9pm
larkfield road
east northport, ny

come rock out with us and some great bands at a very cool venue.

Saturday, May 27th, 2017

The Crooked Rail
Pop Smart Overdrive - 9pm
larkfield rd
east northport, NY
United States

new pop smart overdrive originals! classic bent pussycat! your favorite pop smart overdrive hits and cool covers.

Friday, May 19th, 2017

The Backstage Pass
Walking the line Johnny Cash Show - 9pm
Railroad Ave
Ronkonkoma, NY

Once again we return to this awesome venue to perform some killer Johnny Cash!

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

Lucky 13 saloon
Pop Smart Overdrive - 9pm
644 Sackett St,
brooklyn, ny 11217

Saturday, March 11th, 2017

the crooked rail
Pop Smart Overdrive celebrates Sean Anderson's Birthday - 9pm
Larkfield rd
east northport, NY
usa

We will play a full hour set and then partake in the all night jam! 

Thursday, February 16th, 2017

Hewlett Woodmere Library Theater
Walking the line Johnny Cash Show - 730pm
Hewlett, NY
Price: free

Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

Walking the line Johnny Cash Show Xmas Show - 6 to 10
GPS 85 Archertown Rd
new egypt, Nj
usa
Price: see web link

Every year this sells out so make sure you grab tickets now and join us!

Saturday, November 26th, 2016

The Dawg Pound
The Levittown Garage Band - 8 till 11
Gardiners ave
levittown, NY 11756
USA
Price: free

Performing hits from their new cd as well as covers and older originals!

Friday, November 4th, 2016

Thomas Cavanagh's 63/64 band - 9pm
557 Manhattan Ave (@ Driggs)
Brooklyn, NY 11222

Part of the INTERNATIONAL POP OVERTHROW FESTIVAL

Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

Pop Smart Overdrive - 9pm
557 Manhattan Ave (@ Driggs)
Brooklyn, NY 11222

Part of the INTERNATIONAL POP OVERTHROW FESTIVAL

Saturday, October 15th, 2016

Babylon Fall Festival
Walking the line Johnny Cash Show - 12pm
Main Street
Babylon Village, ny 11714
Uni
Price: free

Thursday, October 13th, 2016

The Crooked Rail
Pop Smart Overdrive Acoustic - 930pm
Larkfield rd
east northport, NY
USA
Price: free!

For the first time Pop Smart Overdrive will perform an all acoustic set of originals and a few choice covers. Join us for this rare show!

Friday, October 7th, 2016

The Dawg Pound
The Dee Harris Trio with Cavanagh on bass - 8pm
gardiners ave
levittown, NY 11756
usa
Price: free

Playing Dee Harris original blues and traditional blues and Americana Music as well as a special Jimi Hendrix set.

Friday, September 16th, 2016

Walking the Line at Diamond Club
WALKING THE LINE Diamond Club - 9pm
Railroad Ave
Ronkonkoma, NY
USA
Price: 10.00

Walking the Line has never played a club, only theaters. However the band will be doing a special show here that night!

Friday, August 19th, 2016

Pop Smart Overdrive at Bartini's
Pop Smart Overdrive at Bartini's - 9pm
124 North Carll Ave
Babylon Village, NY 11702
usa

Sunday, August 14th, 2016

Pop Smart Overdrive at 89 North
Pop Smart Overdrive at 89 North - 7pm

Friday, August 5th, 2016

Walking the Line at Port Washington Library Arts Theater
7pm
Port Washington Library Arts Theater
Port Washington, NY
usa
Price: free

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

Pop Smart Overdrive and The Bulletboys at The Diamond Club
Pop Smart Overdrive and The Bulletboys - 8pm
Railroad Ave
Ronkonkoma, NY
usa

Saturday, July 16th, 2016

Pop Smart Overdrive at The Crooked Rail
Pop Smart Overdrive at The Crooked Rail - 9pm
Larkfield Rd
Northport, NY
USA

We will be rocking out once again! Join us!

Thursday, July 14th, 2016

The Levittown Garage Band at Katie's Smithtown
The Levittown Garage Band at Katie's Smithtown - 4pm

Saturday, July 9th, 2016

Pop Smart Overdrive At Mr Beerys power pop punk night
Pop Smart Overdrive at Mr Beery's! - 930pm
Hempstead tpke
Bethpage, New York
United States

Kitbash is a mix if Bent Pussycat material and new songs and cool covers. Power pop rock with a punky edge! 

Friday, June 17th, 2016

Walking the line Johnny Cash Show outdoor concert at Bellmore Library - 7pm
2288 Bedford Avenue
Bellmore, NY
USA
Price: free

Saturday, February 20th, 2016

Walking the Line Johnny Cash show
Walking the line Johnny Cash Show - 7pm
South Huntington Library
South Huntington, NY 11746
Price: free

We will be celebrating Johnny Cash's Birthday on that night! 

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

Hewlett Woodmere Theater at the Library
Walking the line Johnny Cash Show - 730pm
Hewlett, Ny
Price: free

Saturday, December 12th, 2015

Walking the line xmas show at Laurita Winery
Johnny Cash Christmas Show - 8pm
GPS 85 Archertown Rd
new egypt, Nj
usa
Price: SOLD OUT!!!!!!!!!!!!

Friday, December 11th, 2015

Walking the line Johnny Cash show
Walking the line Johnny Cash Show - 7pm
Port Washington Library Theater
Port Washington, New York 11040
Price: free

Friday, December 19th, 2014

The Backseat Devils Christmas Rockabilly Special
The Backseat devils Christmas Special - 7pm
Port Washington Library Arts Theater
Port Washington, NY
Price: free

The Backseat Devils will play original and cover rockabilly tunes and their own Christmas hits including Rocking Lil Xmas and Bring me a Gretsch for Xmas.

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

The Babylon Fall Festival
Bang Thump Twang Rockabilly show at the Babylon Fall Festival - 12pm
Main street
Babylon Village, NY
Price: free

Bang Thump Twang Rockabilly show at the Babylon Fall Festival featuring Chris Cretin on bang, Frank Azzaretto on Thump and Thomas Michael Cavanagh on Twang

Saturday, December 13th, 2014

Walking the line xmas show at Laurita Winery
Walking the line Christmas Show - 7pm doors open
GPS 85 Archertown Rd
new egypt, Nj
usa

The Walking the Line Christmas show featuring the hits of Johnny Cash plus the Christmas songs he recorded

Sunday, December 7th, 2014

Walking the Line at Farmingdale Library
Walking the line tribute to the Tennessee Two - 2pm
Carmens Road
Farmingdale, NY

A special tribute to the early years of Johnny Cash. This show will only feature Johnny Cash and the Tennessee Two. The three piece band will emulate the early years and focus on the music performed of the 1950s. There will be later stuff as well. Even some Johnny Cash Christmas songs.

Friday, October 31st, 2014

SCARECROW AT TIMES SCARE - 10pm
Times scare 669 8th Ave. Between 42nd & 43rd
NYC, NY

October 31st with Scarecrow at Times Scare, N.Y.C. 

Featuring the band with:

John Blaze

Thomas Michael Cavanagh

Mark Edwards

Russ Zutto

Justin Goldat

 

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Scare Crow at Evenflow
Scare Crow at Even Flow Bayshore NY - 9pm
Main street
bayshore, NY

October 24th with Scarecrow at Evenflow, Bayshore N.Y.

Band is 

John Blaze

Thomas Michael Cavanagh

Russ Zutto 

Mark Edwards 

Justin Goldat

Saturday, October 11th, 2014

Lights Out at The Diamond Club
Lights Out version 2.0 - 9pm
Ronkonkoma, ny

October 11th at the Diamond Club in Ronkonkoma, N.Y. Demon Knights party with our band LIGHTS OUT featuring Mark Edwards Thomas Michael Cavanagh,Russell P. Zutto, Dave Defeis from Virgin Steele.

Saturday, October 11th, 2014

The Backseat Devils at the Bethpage Car Show
The Backseat Devils Bethpage car show! - 12:30pm
Stewart Ave Bethpage Train Station
Bethpage, NY
USA

The Backseat devils will play an hour of original and classic rock and roll while basking in the sun and looking at beautiful classic cars. Join us!

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

7pm
1525 Boston Post Rd
Westbrook, CT 06498
USA

Saturday, July 12th, 2014

Walking the Line Johnny Cash Show at The Baldwin Harbor Fireworks display
Walking the line - 7pm
Baldwin, NY
USA

Performing the best of Johnny Cash

Saturday, July 12th, 2014

Walking the Line at West Babylon Library
Walking the line - 2pm
rt 109
West Babylon, NY
Price: free

Sunday, June 8th, 2014

A Tribute to Michael Nesmith
A tribute to Michael Nesmith of the Monkees - 2pm
Port Washington Library Arts Theater
Port Washington, NY
Price: free

We will do a special event to pay tribute to Michael Nesmith of the Monkees. The band plays all the tune Nesmith wrote for the Monkees as well as his post Monkees solo album material.

Saturday, June 7th, 2014

7pm doors open
Five Towns College 305 North Service Road
Dix Hills, NY

http://www.dhpac.org/george-harrison-tribute-with-tom-cavanagh/

Saturday, May 24th, 2014

Walking the line - 730pm
Sellersville, PA
USA

Once again Walking the Line returns to this amazing theater!

Sunday, May 18th, 2014

Walking The Line at North Bellmore Library
Walking the Line - 2pm
Newbridge rd
North Bellmore, NY
Price: free

Sunday, April 27th, 2014

The Backseat Devils
The Backseat Devils - 4pm
Whoville
Bethpage, NY
USa

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

Walking the Line Johnny Cash show at Laurita Winery
Walking the Line performs Live at Folsom Prison - 8pm
GPS 85 Archertown Rd
new egypt, Nj
usa

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

Walking the Line Johnny Cash show at Laurita Winery
Walking the Line performs Live at Folsom Prison - 8pm
GPS 85 Archertown Rd
new egypt, Nj
usa

Saturday, December 14th, 2013

Walking the line xmas show at Laurita Winery
Walking the line xmas show at Laurita Winery - 730pm
GPS 85 Archertown Rd
new egypt, Nj
usa
Price: cal for tickets

Tom Cavanagh's Walking the line Johnny Cash show performs for the second year in a row a tribute to Johnny Cash's great Christmas Albums. The band plays Johnnys most loved hits and includes a great number of Christmas tunes written and performed by Cash. Dont miss this show

Saturday, December 7th, 2013

Walking the line xmas show at OC JAMBOUREE
Walking the line xmas show at OC JAMBOUREE - 2pm
Ocean City, MD
usa
Price: call for tickets

Friday, November 29th, 2013

Walking the line at Martha Clara Winery
Walking the line at Martha Clara Vineyard - 730pm
Northfork
Long Isand, NY

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

I Me MIne George Harrison show at West Babylon Library
I Me MIne George Harrison show at West Babylon Library - 2pm
rte 109
West Babylon, NY
Price: free

Playing your favorite Harrison tunes rare and hits spanning he entire career. Cavanagh as Harrison!

Saturday, October 19th, 2013

Walking the Line - Johnny Cash show at Babylon Fall Festival
Walking the Line Johnny Cash Show at Babylon Fall Festival - 2pm
main st
Babylon Village, NY
USA
Price: free

We will play a special in costume 1 hour set at this festival. Performing your favorite Johnny Cash hits!

Saturday, October 19th, 2013

Backseat Devils at the Babylon Fall Festival
Tom Cavanagh's Backseat Devils at Babylon Fall Festival - 1pm
Main Street
Babylon Village, ny 11714
Uni
Price: free

Tom Cavanagh's rockabilly-rock and roll band THE BACKSEAT DEVILS will play an hour set opening for WALKING THE LINE TRIBUTE TO JOHNNY CASH. The Backseat Devils are an original music based band with the occasional 50s rock and roll classic cover tune thrown in. 

Saturday, October 12th, 2013

The Backseat Devils at the Bethpage Car Show
The Backseat Devils at the Bethpage Car Show - 2pm
Stewart Ave Bethpage Train Station
Bethpage, NY
USA

Tom Cavanagh's Backseat Devils will play one set of original rock and roll and rockabilly in the style of The Stray Cats, Brian Setzer, Eddie Cochran, Gene Vincent and Carl Perkins and some classic covers as well. 

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Thomas Cavanagh will be performing with his rockabilly band The Backseat Devils on Feb 3rd at 7pm to honor Buddy Holly, Big Bopper and Richie Valens at The Nutty Irishman in Farmingdale NY.  

Cavanagh has announced that on February 18th he will appear at Sergios In Massapequa NY doing a set of the Love Songs of Johnny Cash and. June Carter in honor of Valentines Day. Donna Domingo will be performing as June Carter with Cavanagh.The Second set will focus on the humorous "love songs" Johnny Cash performed like Flushed from the bathroom of your heart, Deila and more.

Cavanagh will perform at Sergios on 3.3.18  doing a special Cash show of the songs Johnny sang about trains. Songs like Orange Blossom Special, City of New Orleans, Wreck of 97, Hey Porter and more will be performed for a train theme night.‚Äč

Cavanagh will perform at Sergios again on 3.4.18 doing a special Cash show of the songs Johnny sang about trains. Songs like Orange Blossom Special, City of New Orleans, Wreck of 97, Hey Porter and more will be performed for a train theme night!

Walking the lIne will be doing a special set with the just the trio on 3.24.18. The trio will recreate the music and feel of the 1950s Johnny Cash and the Tennessee Two focusing on the early part of Cash's career. This show will be at the Paradise In Hauppauge NY.

Walking the Line will perform at The Long Beach Library on3.25.18at 1pm. The band will perform the greatest hits of Johnny Cash as well as the Live At Folsom Prison album for the 50th anniversary. The 5pc band will perform.

Thomas Cavanagh has been performing solo Johnny Cash shows the last few months doing entire Johnny Cash records from beginning to end as well as nights devoted to themes. On January 5th 6th and 7th Cavanagh had back to back sold out shows at Sergios in Massapequa NY. He returned January 28th to do  a night of Johnny Cash's 50's material followed by a set of greatest hits . On February 18th Cavanagh will return to Sergios to perform the LOVE SONGS of Johnny Cash and June Carter. This show will be a duo with Donna Domingo playing the part of June Carter. March 3 and 4th Cavanagh will do a show at Sergios focusing on Johnny Cash's setlists from his tour of Ireland in 1993.

Walking the Line will pay tribute to Johnny Cash and the Tennessee Two on March 24th at The Paradise in Hauppauge NY. The first set will feature songs of the 1950s that the trio recorded and played live and the second set will be a greatest hits collection. 

One of the great things about Thomas Cavanagh and his Johnny Cash Tribute Walking the line is  as critics have mentioned is that every show is different. One night the band will do The Live at Folsom Prison record from beginning to end then the next night they will do a setlist from a tour in the 1970s the night after that a show of focusing on Johnny Cash's Gospel music. So check the events and tour dates page for details.

Thomas Cavanagh will be performing a very special Valentines Day Johnny Cash show with Donna Domingo as June Carter. For the holiday the duo will perform the Duets and love songs of Johnny Cash and June Carter as well as the greatest hits and some of Johnny Cash's unorthodox love songs. February 18th at Sergios. Check the events and tour dates page for details

Thomas would like to thank all the friends and family who came to the Paramount on Jan 19th and saw his band Bad Animals. The Show was sold out thanks to everyone! 

 

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