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Going with the flow and the astonishingly unique sound of HOUSE OF WATERS – Monday June 12

Posted on June 11, 2017 in Music, Upcoming Shows

Transcendent of being categorized into a single genre, House of Waters offer a refreshing musical experience, featuring Max ZT on hammered dulcimer, Moto Fukushima on six string bass, and Ignacio Rivas Bixio on drums. This ensemble was described by one observer as “the most original band on the planet”. With this in mind, anticipation is high for the band’s two shows, Monday June 12th at the Dakota Jazz Club in…

The music of Miles Davis at the Dakota

Posted on April 22, 2017 in Music, Upcoming Shows

  The SFJAZZ Collective are an octet, who come together each year to honor a single iconic musician, by performing new arrangements of their established works. They also sponsor a wide array of classes, and workshops, in addition to playing family friendly concerts in the San Francisco Bay area. Community outreach is a huge part of what SFJAZZ Collective is all about. SFJAZZ Collective have an immense respect for music,…

A conversation with the Kirk Joseph from the Dirty Dozen Brass Band – Catch them at the dakota live Sunday April 23

Posted on April 18, 2017 in Music, Upcoming Shows

Enjoy this wide ranging conversation with New Orleans’ own Kirk Joseph, who is the sousaphone extraordinaire of Dirty Dozen Brass Band. The world renowned festive groundbreaking band has an amazing story, historic legacy and a truly lasting influence. Celebrating their 40th anniversary, DDBB continues to thrive today and into the future. Kirk & I have been friends for over 20 years. We take great pleasure in deeply talking about music, our adventures and various…

SEVEN NEW SHOWS ON SALE – 10.21

Posted on October 21, 2016 in Music, Upcoming Shows

JONATHA BROOKE November 21 at 7pm – Click Here For Tickets “Charming and very funny. A seasoned musician with a beautiful voice, Brooke rocks it.” – New Yorker “Jonatha Brooke immerses us in her world through beautiful storytelling…” – The Key (WXPN) Jonatha Brooke has written songs, made records and toured since her days in Boston with The Story. The Story released two albums, Grace in Gravity andThe Angel in…

THREE NEW SHOWS NOW ON SALE

Posted on October 14, 2016 in Upcoming Shows

Ronnie Spector on November 26 & 27, Kaki King on February 19, and Sonny Knight & The Lakers on December 16 & 17. Read more about the shows and get your tickets today! RONNIE SPECTOR Nov 26 – 27 at 7pm $75-65-45 | click here for tickets Multiple Grammy-winning rock legend Ronnie Spector helped define an entire era of pop music.  Her style and sound influenced artists from Joey Ramone and Bruce Springsteen to Amy Winehouse,…

Posted on April 4, 2016 in Upcoming Shows

Local Legends Davina and the Vagabonds Local Legends on our stage for SIX shows! April 21-22 & 24 are going to be a huge party because they’re releasing their LIVE CD, check out a quick peek:   “There is a timeless quality about this band that sets them apart from the masses but, perhaps more than anything else, there is an honesty here that is refreshing beyond belief. This band loves what…

“Living Colour is magic”

Posted on January 6, 2016 in Upcoming Shows

“Living Colour is magic. When you wonder how in the heck a veteran band keeps on keepin’ on, in the face of changing times and tastes, the answer is easy: kick people in the face. It’s still Reid, Glover, Calhoun and Wimbish. And Vernon Reid is still one of the best guitarists you will ever have the pleasure to hear. But none of that is why this will almost certainly…