Category Archives : Music

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February Music


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Wednesday February 8th

Kurt Huget & Friends

Guitarist/singer/songwriter is a longtime Marin County performer. He has performed and recorded with members of legendary bands Jefferson Airplane/Starship, Sopwith Camel, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Elvin Bishop, Steve Miller, and many more. He has also co-written songs and recorded with Robert Hunter from The Grateful Dead.
Dave Getz is a founding member of Big Brother & The Holding Company, with Janis Joplin, and a long-time Fairfax resident.
Bassist Pat Campbell played and recorded with Jerry Garcia’s “Good Old Boys” band, as well as The New Riders of the Purple Sage, Mike Bloomfield, Big Joe Turner, and dozens of other greats.»

December Music

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Wednesday December 7th

Festival Speed

Festival Speed is a Marin County bluegrass combo, Joe Helm on guitar/bass, Bob Hoffman on guitar/bass, Josh Bernstein on banjo, Joe Osborne on fiddle, and Julie Steier on mandolin. We seek to honor the towering progenitors of our genre by playing pure, 190 proof, soulstirrin’, traditional bluegrass. We started as a group of friends who met at local bluegrass jams. Looking to move beyond the jam scene, we formed a band in the spring of 2014 to focus on a set of songs and perfect our sound.»

November Music

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Wednesday November 2nd

Gold Week Celebration featuring Barry Sless (of Sless Stout fame) & Friends

We are extremely excited to celebrate the Sless Stout winning a very prestigious gold medal at the 2016 Great American Beer Festival last month.  Please join us for a night of amazing music with Barry Sless and friends.

Wednesday November 16th

Aaron Redner & Friends

Saturday November 19th

A very special Saturday night of music with Soul Ska

Soul Ska is a 10-piece San Francisco Bay Area collective formed in 2014 dedicated to keeping SKA music alive!»

April Music

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Wednesday April 6th – Neck & Neck

Neck and Neck is a unique Marin County trio that features dual guitars and percussion. They play an incredibly eclectic range of music shifting from instrumental jams on jazz classics by Miles Davis and Duke Ellington to three part vocals on tunes by Bob Marley and the Grateful Dead to blues by Buddy Guy and Taj Mahal to some very cool originals. Individually they have performed with such well known musicians as Little Richard, Steve Miller, Phil Lesh, and Jose Feliciano as well as touring internationally.»

March Music

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Wednesday March 2nd – Tom Finch Trio

Tom Finch, Anna Pfeifer & Michael Pinkham just have TOO MUCH FUN playing together!!!  Great material, positive vibes and a playful spirit make each show a fun and unique experience  🙂  The trio emphasizes originals and a few choice covers, dynamic playing, sweet harmonies and above all… a really fun time. Come out and check it for your self!!!

Wednesday March 9th Jason Beard (of Poor Man’s Whiskey) and Friends

Jason Beard is co-founder, guitarist, mandolin player, and songwriter of nationally touring jamgrass favorites Poor Man’s Whiskey.  He has collaborated with singer/songwriters Ed Flores and Samantha Vigil as well as an outstanding cast of musicians focused on elaborating on songwriting and  the sonic exploration of American music.  Americana/Country/Rock

Wednesday March 16thJosh McIntosh Birthday Bash

Rattlesnakes In The Garden returns for a special birthday show of the one & only Josh McIntosh

Wednesday March 23rdBuck Nickle & Loose Change

Americana Honky Tonk

Wednesday March 30thJazz In The Neighborhood

The mission of Jazz in the Neighborhood is “To celebrate and invigorate the Bay Area’s rich musical jazz heritage by creating more opportunities for established local musicians to perform, mentor aspiring players, and share this great American art form with the community.  Through collaboration with school music programs and adult big bands, the project enables top-caliber artists to push creative boundaries while helping developing musicians “learn on the bandstand” according to the great jazz tradition.  Performances in neighborhood venues not only showcase our wealth of local talent, but also create regular destinations for people to enjoy rich cultural and social experiences where they live.”»

February Music

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Wednesday February 3rd – Kelly Peterson Band

“For over ten years Kelly Peterson’s smoky soulful voice has captivated audiences around the Bay Area and beyond. Her live show showcases unique interpretations of classic Americana as well as striking original compositions. She counts none other than Sean Penn as a fan, who used one of her songs in his 2007 film “Into the Wild”. A powerful solo performer in her own right she now tours with the support of an all-star band featuring Taylor Cutcomb (This Old Earthquake) on upright bass and Erik Smyth (Mo’fessionals/ELP) on guitar and harmonies.»

January Music

Fairfax Coffee Porter – Coffee Beer – Chocolate, smooth, caffeinated, on NITRO – 6.5% ABV

Barrel Aged Beers Rotating Weekly


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Wednesday January 13th – Lorin Rowan’s Rattlebox featuring Barry Sless & Doug Harmon

The music of ‘Rattlebox’ features Lorin Rowan’s finger pickin’ acoustic roots/Americana in folk/rock and world music, complementing his clear tenor vocal, backed by fellow musicians; Barry Sless, steel guitar extraordinaire, from the David Nelson Band,Phil Lesh & Friends and Moonalice; and cellist virtuoso, Doug Harman (Norton Buffalo, Alex DeGrassi,Susan Cianni) .»

November Music

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Wednesday November 4th

The Incubators

Petaluma based singer-songwriters Katie Freeman and Chris Chappell (The Incubators) fold their harmonies with a nest collective of talented musicians into their American roots-rock omelet of blues, folk, country and jazz music. Joined for this special Weds evening session by Mike Pascale (Go By Ocean, Nicki Bluhm) on guitar and Ben Jacobs (Poor Man’s Whiskey, Rusty Stringfield) on keyboards/accordion.

Wednesday November 11th

Rusty Evans & Ring Of Fire – The Worlds Finest Johnny Cash Tribute

Rockabilly Hall of Famer, Rusty Evans and his band Ring of Fire have been burning up the California festival circuit with his rollicking tribute to country music icon Johnny Cash.»

September Music

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Wednesday September 2nd

Todos Santos

Todos Santos is Wendy Fitz, Gary Bauman, and Jack Pribble; an acoustic trio created in the small village in Baja California that inspired the name. The band’s sound has been described as “Cantina Americana”, a harmony driven mixture of soaring vocals, fiery guitars, and accordion. The music is roots to the core and includes not only originals but also many unique covers.

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Jerry 8.5.15Wednesday August 5th

10th annual Jerry Garcia Birthday Tribute Show featuring The Grateful Bluegrass Boys

Grateful Bluegrass Boys began when Aaron Redner (Hot Buttered Rum) and David Thom (Vintage Grass), both Sonoma residents, decided to mesh their love for traditional Bluegrass music with the songs of the Grateful Dead. Russel Simon (Rusty Stringfield) also joined the mix on bass and the trio played a few private events before deciding to play in Bay Area clubs and festivals. Ben Jacobs (Poor Man’s Whiskey) plays accordion and a rotating cast of musicians fill out the band.»