Afternoon of wine tasting and great music? Ah, yes please!
This year, EZ celebrates another turn around the sun at Pasadena’s Old Oak Cellars with an acoustic show with JC Hyke (famed founder and host of the Songwriter’s Serenade at Matt Denny’s Ale House). Price of admission includes a wine tasting! That’s my gift to you for my birthday! Come and enjoy a daytime show in east Pasadena!
Old Oak Cellars, 2620 E Foothill Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107, 3 pm
Tickets are $20 advance/$25 door. Winery donates $5 from each bottle sold to MusiCares – a charity that gives critical assistance to musicians in times of need.
Come celebrate the songs of Eric Clapton, as we cover hits such as Bell Bottom Blues, Tears in Heaven, Layla, and many more. Our tribute will have a special emphasis on J.J. Cale, in honor of his 80th birthday. J.J. wrote many songs for Clapton, including Magnolia, After Midnight, Cocaine, Call Me the Breeze, and Crazy Mama. Performers include Michael Venia & Bret Heenan of Carbon City Lights, Casey Rodgers, Kevin Graybill, Emily Zuzik, Rob Kimball, Max MacLaury, The Dennis & Laura Show, Rusty Hobbs, Dan Grant, Steve Key, and Dorian Michael.
Show begins at 6:30pm. Morro Bay Wine Seller, 601 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, (805) 772-8388. 21 & Over Only. $10 general admission. Buy your tickets in advance and we will reserve your seats!
The Outlaws of Folk series have moved from Alta Cafe and now I have less of a commute! I’m thrilled to be back at OOF with Michael Ubaldini to perform. David Serby is also on the bill. We all had such a great time at the Hearts on Fire Gram and Emmylou Tribute show in Santa Ana in October that this will also be a blast!
Portfolio’s Coffeehouse, Retro Row, 2300 E 4th St, Long Beach, CA 90814, 6 pm
The gang is back to celebrate the songs of Gram Parsons, this time in Altadena. Catch amazing artists paying tribute to the founder of Cosmic Country. I’m singing a few songs with other and doing one on my own. Hope you’ll join us.
Coffee Gallery Backstage, 2029 Lake Avenue, Altadena, CA, 7 pm
Songwriter Circle at Adam's Pack Station (w AJ Hobbs, Bliss Bowen, Ted Russell Kamp and Emily Zuzik)
You know them all in their own right. Now, come end your morning hike or kick off your lunch break with all 4 songwriters and their songs. The crew have cowritten and cosung in various forms. Be prepared for some on the fly collaborations. Great songs and food/beer/drinks available on the porch of the Pack Station Cafe.
This tribute to Gram Parsons and Emmylou Harris features many of your favorite artists from SoCal including Brian Whelan, Michael Ubaldini, Heather Lomax, KP Hawthorn, Coyote Moon, Nocona, Echo Sparks, Abby Girl and more. Emcee Ronnie Mack with the Barndance Band throughout!
It will sell out, so make reservations now!
Saturday, Oct. 6th
Original Mike's, 100 S Main St, Santa Ana, California 92701
The Folk U Series hosts a group of artists all paying tribute to songs from the 1970s at Culver City's The Cinema Bar.
The Arthur Autumn residency continues with The Sunday Night Revue at Lost Property in Hollywood. This time, the all-star artist line-up pays tribute to The Beatles. Feat. Chloe Bean, Sean Fleming, Saint Sid, Arthur Autumn, JJ Wolf, Emily Zuzik and others.
Lost Property, 1704 Vine Street @ Hollywood, 9 pm
On a last minute drop out, I was invite to join the Saints and Sinners Series for this Sunday, Sept. 2 at TRIP in Santa Monica. I'll be performing with Dan Wistrom at 10 PM. Trip is a great neighborhood bar and all the acts in this installment will be bringing a brand of Americana to tear up and equally mellow out your Labor Day long weekend. Sarah and the Starlights kicks off at 8 PM and Manda Mosher Band hits at 9 pm. Come join us!
Trip Santa Monica, 2101 Lincoln Blvd., Santa Monica, California 90405
We'll be throwing our annual benefit concert again. Fun for the whole family. Face Painting. Free Beer. Live music from Merrick (Inara George and Bryony Atkinson) Chris Joyner, Doris, Zak Schaffer, The XTC Appreciation Society, Boys School, Jesse Macht, Emily Zuzik, Eric Kertes, Michael Miller, We are the West, and more!
Join the Songwriter Serenade as a host of artists pay tribute to Tom Petty's legacy. Those artists include EZ, Annette Conlon, Doug Conlon, Manda Mosher, David Plenn, Wild Mountain Mystics, Barrett Tagliarino, Ed Tree, Wade Biery, Ted Russell Kamp, Corrina Carter and Steven Neal Wagner.
145 Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA
Returning to the Coffee Gallery Backstage in March, the Roadhouse Series tackles the nebula of 20th Century songwriting with its tribute to the Brill Building. With its all-star cast of characters, RHS promises a great show filled with sing-a-longs and moments of wonder.
We'll be toasting another turn around the sun for Ms E with cocktails and cake before a rousing country rock show at second stage. Gather around 9:30 or so and hit the stage at 11 PM with a batch of old faves and new classics.
Sat. Feb. 24, Hotel Cafe, 1623 N Cahuenga Blvd 1/2 N, Los Angeles, CA 90028
As I'm sure you've read, the last Roadhouse show was flooded out by a water main break next to the Coffee Gallery. So, we're bringing the second act back for you all. I'm in that act. I'm singing Otis and maybe sitting in with a few others. Come out!
Coffee Gallery Backstage, 2025 Lake Ave, Altadena, CA 91001
Hey OC, I'm coming for ya! I'll be heading south to play the Outlaws of Folk series at Alta Coffee, hosted by Michael Ubaldini. New outlaw songs are heading this way as the new record moves forward in production.
Alta Coffee, 506 31st Street, Newport Beach, CA 92663
The Conlon's Folk U series at Vampire Lounge in Beverly Hills rolls on into 2018. Ms Em will be dropping in with her new Epiphone Masterbilt Century archtop to play some new country weepers and rocker classics, perhaps a cover thrown in for good measure. Come out. No cover and sweet cocktails! Line up includes EZ, The Conlons, Steve Noonan and more.
The Vampire Lounge, 9865 Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90212 Doors 7 PM
JC Hyke takes the usual Songwriter Serenade of Tuesdays at Matt Denny's Alehouse and brings a big holiday infusion. All holiday songs! Many singers. All Welcome! Come kick off the season with great food, endless ale and many voices joined in song!
Matt Denny's Ale House, 145 Huntington Dr, Arcadia, CA 91006
It's been long overdue to have a proper country night in Los Angeles. All that is about to change. Introducing Nashville Nights at The Viper Room! An entirely free night dedicated to promoting country music in LA and on the Sunset Strip!
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
The Viper Room
8852 W Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069
Doors open at 7:30, all times listed are EXACT set times!
8:00 - Alice Wallace
8:45 - Honkystomp
9:30 - Liam Mogan
10:15 - Rich Redmond All-Star Country Jam
11:00 - Parker Lane Music
12:00 - Anjelia Pelay
8:00 - Michael Ann Azoulai
8:30 - Chloe Bean
9:00 - Alexia Anne
9:30 - Emily Zuzik
10:00 - Scarlet Lights
10:30 - Katie McGhie
11:00 - TBA
11:30 - Band of Liars
Another star-studded songwriter night organized by Paul Zollo. This time we honor the songs of Paul Simon. Emily will sing a few Simon 70s hits for you with the amazing house band. More details to come.
Returning to Genghis Cohen --where Chinese food and church pews rule--EZ and bandmates Geoff Pearlman and Topher Allis will serenade and light up the stage for Spokane, WA touring artist Jerad Finck. The two sets promise Americana twang and rocking swagger that LA artists already know from Zuzik.
Wed. Sept. 25, Genghis Cohen, 740 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046