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Joe Craven and the Sometimers

Joe Craven is a percussionist, violinist and multi-instrumental dynamo acclaimed for his work with David Grisman, Jerry Garcia, David Lindley and many more. He is a pure performer with an electrifying stage presence, spilling infectious, jubilant energy out onto the audience. Bassist Jonathan Stoyanoff has played and/or shared bills with jazz, blues and rock/pop greats […]

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Afrofunk Experience

Every time this Oakland octet take the stage at the Crazy Horse, you can be sure that a serious dance party is about to be ignited. 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.  

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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 anyone who loves the blues. They like to […]

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Midtown Social

Midtown Social lays down the ultimate soundtrack for late night party people with a blend soul, funk and rock. This nine-piece ensemble from San Francisco draws on the arrangements by such legendary bands as Tower of Power, Sly and the Family Stone and Chicago, while provided sultry vocals influenced by Bill Withers, Tina Turner and En […]

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Hillstomp is a Portland duo you can consider as the sonic equivalent of a defibrillator. These crazy cats go 0 – 60 faster than a Ferrari and then careen down blind curves like a toboggan with no brakes. Brace yourselves for a blood-curdling dose of country blues, stomp-grass, raging rock, moonshine punk and dance-disco-folk. And yes, buckets, […]

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The Highway Poets

A Tribute to The Rolling Stones!

Don’t sleep on one of the most explosive shows of the summer. The Highway Poets are back and they’ve amped up their wattage to a whole new level. This band from Petaluma is on a mission to pierce the deepest core of your being with each note and lyric. This is a primal output of […]

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Sirus B Posse

When you feel it, you know it, and the energy these cats are tapped in to bubbles forth from a powerful source. Sirus B Posse is pioneering its own sound of conscious, funky dub. While drawing inspiration from a solid foundation of roots reggae, their tree of sonic wisdom is bearing fresh fruit. Captivating audiences with […]

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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 pow wow. Whether you consider yourself a geezer […]

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Lolo Gervais

Lolo Gervais stirs up a mix of classic modern pop tunes and turns it into a Neo Vintage Jazz Party— from 20’s-70’s, swing to funk, New Orleans style boogaloo and beyond. The closest comparisons can be made to Post Modern Jukebox, as this award winning and inventive Northern California-based group of accomplished players has a […]

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No Simple Highway

Jerry Bash After Party

If you’ve seen bands pay tribute to the Grateful Dead here, and chances are you have, you know we hold things to a high standard. Every band offers a different take on the sacred repertoire. No Simple Highway weaves tapestries of rhythm and melody on the wings of a guitar trio. They also do glorious […]

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