Petty Luv

Petty Luv

An appreciation for the music of Tom Petty is one thing most of us can agree upon. The messages his songs convey weave a universal thread that links people of all ages and ideologies. This Nevada County band arose in the wake of his untimely passing to pay tribute to...
Sista Kat

Sista Kat

Sista Kat was born in London, raised in Philly and currently making waves in Nevada County. She is the sort of enchanting reggae vocalist and dynamic hip-hop artist who grabs her audience with a sense of higher power and never lets go. She is on a mission to spread...
Andy Coe Band

Andy Coe Band

Jerry Garcia must be beaming with pride to see the way Andy Coe and his band have absorbed the inspiration of the Grateful Dead and taken it into unforeseen realms. Garcia was renowned for the pure connection between his heart and his hands. The same can be admired in...
Band Beyond Description w/Andy Coe Band!

Band Beyond Description w/Andy Coe Band!

Our Third Thursday tradition continues! Intrepid hosts Jonny Mojo (guitar/vocals) and Gary Campus (drums) bring together incredible musicians to conjure magic from the Grateful Dead songbook. Every month we bask in the euphoria of their boundless imaginations and...
The Higgs

The Higgs

When The Higgs made their Crazy Horse debut in December of 2017, we were not prepared for what we were about to see. Our jaws promptly hit the floor yet again when they returned in April to record a live album. This So. Cal juggernaut weaves a tapestry of funky...
GrooveSession w/ Joe Tatton of The New Mastersounds!

GrooveSession w/ Joe Tatton of The New Mastersounds!

GrooveSession is already enshrined in the Crazy Horse Hall of Fame after almost five years of legendary performances here. Ronnie and Manny Sanchez are the ultimate rhythmic siblings of music history. Their progressive explorations of funk, soul and rock have now...
Achilles Wheel

Achilles Wheel

TICKETS ON SALE NOW Achilles Wheel is a local institution. Their signature mix of effervescent jam-rock, Sierra blues, reggae, new-grass and psychedelic excursions is more potent than ever. Equipped with a vast repertoire of inspired originals along with classic...
Mike Seeba is Titanium Buddha

Mike Seeba is Titanium Buddha

Mike Seeba (AKA, Titanium Buddha) integrates live Classical Indian sitar with beats and synth to create a unique form of psychedelic lounge music. Deep bass grooves, powerful beats, layers of electronic drones, and subtle melodic inspiration combine to create a mature...
Live Phish Webcast

Live Phish Webcast

As many of you know, the Crazy Horse is Nevada County’s premiere destination for Live Phish Webcasts. Phish lovers have flocked here over the years to share in the groove, converge with old friends and make new ones while basking in the glory of our HD...
Deltaphonic Halloween Throwdown

Deltaphonic Halloween Throwdown

FREE ADMISSION Deltaphonic is a New Orleans duo inevitably draws parallels to The Black Keys but their blissfully gritty sound exists in a realm of its own. Guitarist/vocalist Andrew Weekes burns so hot, it doesn’t take long for him to set the stage ablaze....
Phish Halloween Webcast

Phish Halloween Webcast

As many of you know, the Crazy Horse is Nevada County’s premiere destination for Live Phish Webcasts. Phish lovers have flocked here over the years to share in the groove, converge with old friends and make new ones while basking in the glory of our HD...
The Sam Chase & The Untraditional

The Sam Chase & The Untraditional

This seven-piece band from San Francisco oozes originality and inspiration in every note. Brace yourself for strikingly innovative Americana, blissfully ragged folk and alt-acoustic indie rock. It is reminiscent of The Avett Brothers and Mumford and Sons but channeled...
Grease, Grit and Grime

Grease, Grit and Grime

On the last Thursday of each month, you can consider a trip to the Crazy Horse like going down to the crossroads. Fortunately this event is all about filling your soul rather than selling it. Grease, Grit & Grime has long since become a local institution for...
California Kind

California Kind

GET YOUR TICKETS California Kind consists of jam veterans Barry Sless, Rob Barraco, Pete Sears and John Molo teaming up with singer/ songwriter/guitarist Katie Skene to perform original music, classic Americana and rock n’ roll. This fearless unit blends uninhibited...
Katdelic w/ DJ Van Gloryus

Katdelic w/ DJ Van Gloryus

Tickets On Sale Now The colorful phenomenon known as Katdelic emerges from San Francisco under the visionary leadership of Ronkat Spearman. This Grammy-winning songwriter, producer, singer and guitarist honed his sonic philosophy as a member of George Clinton’s...
pigWar w/ DoveDriver

pigWar w/ DoveDriver

pigWar is pure psychedelic soul. Named after the bloodless war of 1859 in the San Juan Islands, their live shows are explosive with all-original tunes that pull from the obscure corners of Teddy Pendergrass, Led Zeppelin, The Faces, Lee Scratch Perry, Dilla, and...
Band Beyond Description

Band Beyond Description

Our Third Thursday tradition continues! Intrepid hosts Jonny Mojo (guitar/vocals) and Gary Campus (drums) bring together incredible musicians to conjure magic from the Grateful Dead songbook. Every month we bask in the euphoria of their boundless imaginations and...
Jeff Austin Band

Jeff Austin Band

Jeff Austin is a modern day legend of the bluegrass world. A founding member of Yonder Mountain String Band, he has taken his acoustic explorations into uncharted realms since embarking on a solo career in 2014. “I’ve learned a lot from the people I’ve played with,”...
Gene Evaro Jr. w/ Upstate Rubdown

Gene Evaro Jr. w/ Upstate Rubdown

This band from Joshua Tree is blazing through the collective consciousness from coast to coast. Gene Evaro Jr. is a virtuoso guitarist with a voice drenched in honey, a timeless spirit and one-of-a-kind charisma. His band (which happens to include one of the most bad...
Elevation CD Release Party!

Elevation CD Release Party!

Led by vocal powerhouse Jamal “J Silk” Walker, this local outfit reverberates soul and funk from head to toe. Formerly known for his eponymous blues band, this singer has stage presence to spare. He and drummer Scott Wilson have also been making dance...
The Geezer Gig w/ Bob Woods Trio

The Geezer Gig w/ Bob Woods Trio

Guitarist/vocalist Bob Woods is a living legend in Nevada City. He’s been captivating crowds at the Crazy Horse for the last 12 years and he continues to do it with as much passion as ever. Along with his trio, he hosts this monthly dance tradition and community...
China Cats

China Cats

A few months ago, guitarist/vocalist Matt Hartle made a splash as a guest of Band Beyond Description. We knew then that we had to get his band China Cats in here to experience the full velocity of their powers. You know we hold this stuff to the highest standard and...
SambaDa

SambaDa

Based in the rich musical traditions of Brazil, SambaDá also references salsa and cumbia, and blends them playfully with funk and reggae beats. Brazilian natives Papiba Godinho and Dandha da Hora bring profound knowledge and respect for Brazilian music, and together...
Jelly Bread

Jelly Bread

TICKETS Jelly Bread has always been notorious for its commitment to hard-driving funk and soul. Their forays into voodoo rock give the music an alluring edge. Assurance of dance floor ignition is always a guarantee. Cutting edge original material and craftily chosen...
Magic in the Other

Magic in the Other

Tickets On Sale Now Magic In The Other was born out of the idea that it is in the unknown where the most potent ground lays for magic and discovery. Assembled in early 2017 consisting of in-demand Bay Area veterans – drummer and bandleader Ezra Lipp (Phil Lesh...
Grease, Grit and Grime

Grease, Grit and Grime

On the last Thursday of each month, you can consider a trip to the Crazy Horse like going down to the crossroads. Fortunately this event is all about filling your soul rather than selling it. Grease, Grit & Grime has long since become a local institution for...
Marshall House Project

Marshall House Project

Marshall House Project nearly blew the doors off last time they were here a couple years ago. Guitarist/Vocalist Sam Hamby is one of the more charismatic and talented frontmen we’ve had the pleasure of hosting. He leads the charge with this driving...
Sol Horizon

Sol Horizon

Sol Horizon is an original California 7-piece that seamlessly fuses reggae with funk, rock, hip hop and world beats. Renowned for energetic live performances and powerful lyrical content centering on themes of peace, community, sustainability and the re-vitalizing...
The Sweet Lillies & Red Dirt Ruckus

The Sweet Lillies & Red Dirt Ruckus

TICKETS $10 Door Two forces of nature in the realm of the strings converge for a dynamic night of energetic overdrive. Kicking off the night will be The Sweet Lillies – a trio of ultra-talented women from Boulder, CO. Their high-energy, progressive folk...
Afrofunk Experience

Afrofunk Experience

Afrofunk Experience channels the afrobeat spirit to its core while mixing in heavy doses of afrorock, Bay Area party funk, R&B and uplifting soul. Every time this Oakland octet take the stage at the Crazy Horse, you can be sure that a serious dance party is about...
The Higgs: From Here to the Moon

The Higgs: From Here to the Moon

When The Higgs made their Crazy Horse debut last December, it was immediately evident that they are one of the most promising new talents in the jamband universe. It’s one thing to have a high level of musicianship, but these guys have something no amount of...

Band Beyond Description

Our Third Thursday tradition continues… Hosts Jonny Mojo (guitar/vocals) and Gary Campus (drums) of the acclaimed local band – Achilles Wheel – bring together high caliber musicians to conjure magic from the Grateful Dead songbook. Special guests to...
We Are Already Powerfully Impressed

We Are Already Powerfully Impressed

The first couple months of 2017 are in the books and March is already making a powerful impression at the Crazy Horse. Time flies when you’re having fun and we didn’t want all these shows to go by without a little bit of commentary. Each night can feel...
Yarn: This is the Year, This is the Moment

Yarn: This is the Year, This is the Moment

When you wake up with a band’s songs in your head for a week straight, it’s an undeniable sign they have left a powerful impression.   In the case of Yarn, it might be something of a survival strategy. It’s possible my neurons are so attracted to...

2016 at the Horse: Musical Highlights So Far

February 25 – Roosevelt Collier’s California Get Down When this band played here back in November, many people declared it the best show they’d ever seen at the Crazy Horse. It’s not a stretch to suggest that this one was even better. Without a...