Blue Heron Restaurant
Thug & a Jug - 6:30 - 9:30 p.m (ish)Steelhead Blvd.
Duncans Mills, CA 95450
Mike & Stephanie in da tavern
Mike & Stephanie in da tavern
Dance/concert in the Park with the THUGZ and Celtic fusion band "Greenhouse"
check them out at http://www.celticfusion.org
It's Labor Day Weekend!
5:00 p.m. - Stephanie Salva
7:00 p.m. - THUGZ
More details will be posted as they become available
tax deductible donations can be made to www.thebutterflyfund.org
Chris, Mike & Sylvia in the tavern
special THUGZ event t.b.a.
Occstock is a fundraiser for local radio staion KOWS.
The event runs 3-10 p.m. with about 7 different acts.
THUGZ will play 8-9:15 p.m.
more details soon!
Chris, Sylvia & Mike of the THUGZ playing tunes in the tavern
THUGZ LIVE RADIO BROADCAST 107.3 fm 7:15 - 8:15ish p.m.
Tune in & Turn On!
the THUGZ 13th Annual Jerry Garcia Celebration!!
A concert of Jerry Garcia/Grateful Dead music under the stars & redwoods. All ages welcome! Great food, full bar, friendly service & plenty of free parking. Be sure to enter our traditional "free raffle" with prizes! Come early and grab one of the Adirondack chairs for a good spot on the lawn. The THUGZ (with Stephanie Salva) will be joined on drums by Shawn Britton! This is always a fun & emotional show for everyone!
fyi - Rio Nido was the site of some fine Dead shows in the 60's & also the spot where "Dark Star" was first composed
All attendees are automatically entered to win prizes in the free raffle (save your ticket stub!) thanks to these kind sponsors & donors:
Cazadero General Store
Gold Coast Coffee
Sophia Works/Shakedown St.
Out of the Past
Liquid Metal Jewelry
Antiquarian & Florabunda
KRSH Wine Country Radio
Blue Hut Ceramics
Healing Touch Therapeutic Bodywork
Food for Humans
Duncan Mills General Store
Sorrel Ridge Farm
Fort Ross Concervancy
Mike & Sylvia Duo
Mike & Sylvia mellow, eclectic duo in the big room by the fireplace!
Sylvia, Chris & Mike in the Tavern
Mike & Stephanie Duo in the Tavern
3:00 - 4:30 p.m. -- Levi Lloyd & the 501 Band
5:00 - 7:00 p.m. the THUGZ
bring a picnic or visit the popular Monte Rio Fireman's BBQ right across the street!
picnic supplies available at Barlett's Store also within easy walking distance
In the evening will be the Water Carnival Parade & Fireworks on the beach!
Lots of stuff to do for everyone!
Mike & Sylvia Duo
One of our most fun shows every year. We will be playing at the Friday night dance as part of the Winnarainbow Adult Camp. You must be a registered camper to attend. The camp runs from June 10 - June 15 and participants can attend all or part of the event. Rate for one day is $120 which includes camping, 3 healthy meals a day, arts, crafts, and circus skills classes with pro instructors, swimming, hiking and all sorts of other fun activities. Sleep in a tee pee, learn to juggle, walk on stilts, ride a unicycle, play instruments and hang out with Wavy! Plus this year, underground radio icon "Scoop Nisker" will be a special guest. For more info and to register go to www.campwinnarainbow.org
The Thugz play Friday eve usually around 8 p.m. with everyone in full dress from the costume tent.
Mike & Stephanie playing duo music on the tavern stage! (Sorry, no 80's music tonight).
Outdoors under the redwoods & stars! Dance floor and large lawn area with lots of Adirondack chairs - come early for a good spot & also to enjoy the swimming pool.
Great food available & a full bar with all your faves. This is an all ages show! Free parking!
The Thugz with Stepahanie Salva will play play a variety of songs from different periods of Dylan's career. Come celebrate the music of our favorite song writer!
Concert in the park with the THUGZ and the RHYTHM DRIVERS
Schedule: 3:00 - acoustic tunes with Stephanie & Mike
3:30 - Rhythm Drivers
5:00 - THUGZ
Mike (Thugz) & Stephanie (Jug Dealers) playing an eclectic mix of old favorite tunes and oddities in the Blue Heron Tavern. Original tunes, covers and jams with
singing, guitar & ukulele! Yow!
Hey Y'all! Please join us for an acoustic evening with the Thugz & our friends from Philly "Boris Garcia". Unlike the other shows of this run, although we will be amplified, we'll be playing acoustic instruments - piano, acoustic guitar, mandolin, flugelhorn, maybe a flute and other surprises. We will also be joined by Stephanie Salva on vocals & uke. The show starts at 6 p.m. and will run until about 9:30. This will be a very cool and mellow way to spend a Sunday evening. The Redwood Cafe has great food with veggie options, baked goods, fresh juices and local wine & craft beers.
Benefit for the grange Farm School
featuring: Boris Garcia
The Real Sarahs
Food by: Dream Capsule, sound by: Ancestor Radio Productions
Face painting by: Tiffany's Fantasy Faces
A Cosmic Pickle Production
Mike (Thugz) & Stephanie (Jug Dealers) eclectic duo
We'll be playing a semi acoustic show on the deck. The band will be doing originals & classic faves. Come celebrate Easter and 420 all in one. What will the Easter Bunny bring this year? Sweetwater is a very cool venue with great food and a comfortable vibe. Check it out. We'd love to see some friends there!
Mike & Chris of the Thugz - semi acoustic duo - all ages
Stephanie Salva - vocals, uke Mike - guitar, trumpet, vocals
Mike & Sylvia Acoustic Duo
Stephanie Salva with Mike playing semi acoustic tunes on guitar, uke, trumpet & vocals.
Could it be a thug jug?
Mike & Sylvia playing acoustic music for diners. Mardi Gras Local's NIght party with special menu of gumbo, hush puppies and more. We'll be playing some New Orleans style tunes as well. Come and join us!
Semi acoustic duo with Mike of the Thugz & Stephanie Salva playing all sorts of tunes with guitar, uke, voices, harmonicas, horns, kazoos and other noise makers!
Herman Green - sax (Lionel Hampton, Miles Davis, John Coltrane) & Willie Waldman - trumpet (Snoop Dog, Steve Kimock)
On bass will be Norwood Fisher (Fishbone) with Brian Jordan (Karl Denson's Tiny Universe) on guitar plus the THUGZ' Bradley Leach on drums.
Check out Willie at http://www.williewaldman.com
Brand new restaurant, brew pub & event space in Petaluma!
Full bar with creative cocktails and super friendly staff. They will be offering a bar menu which will include sliders, chicken & waffle skewers, vegan tempeh ruebens, 4 kinds of hand made french fries, salads, ribs, jalapeno wontons (!) and more. They have a nice dance floor & state of the art sound & lighting systems. Thugz start at 9 p.m. No Cover Charge!
Details very soon
Hey Y'all! Mike will be doing acoustic/solo music at Trio in Guerneville on Tuesday. Come on down so he won't be the only lonely thug in town. Trio has good food, a friendly staff, full bar & a relaxed atmosphere. Plus it is $5 burger & fries night!!.
Benefit for "The Ceres Project" and "Food for Thought"
8:00 - Lela Devi Dance Troupe and Chris Bramble Band
10:00 - The Thugz
check out Chris here:
put on your dancin' shoes, grab a tie dye and come on down!
Holiday party at the Rio Nido Roadhouse with special guest Stephanie Salva on uke & vocals. She will do a brief opening solo set and then play with the band. We'll do a lot of favorite dance tunes as well as a few few seasonal "chestnuts". There will also be a "Psychedelic Santa Costume Contest" with prize and at 6 p.m. a special presentation by Suki's "Dancing Elves"!
The Roadhouse has great food, full bar, free parking & a friendly staff!
Have a "Jerry Christmas & a "Happy Bob Weir."
Mike (thugz) solo acoustic
Acoustic Thugz, & Stephanie "Sugar Magnolia" Salva (she will open the show & play with the band)
This will be a more "mellow" semi-acoustic show show. Great food, beer wine & organic juice available. Come early to eat & get the best seats!
with very special guest Shawn Britton on drums!
Please join Sylvia (keyboard), Chris (bass) & Mike (guitar) of the Thugz for an evening of original & classic tunes for listening & dancing. This is a very cool venue with a variety of fine wines, craft beers and also food available. More details soon!
The THUGZ will be opening for Jay's Happy Sunshine Burger Joint. JHSBJ is an all star band which includes Jay Lane of Primus & Ratdog, Sunshine Becker of Furthur, Chris Burger of Mo'Fessionals & Alphabet Soup. Other members include touring & session pros Happy Sanchez, Perry Winston, Paul Kates, Norbert Statchel & Paul Pesco. They are a jam band that mixes rock, hip hop, world music and more into their show. check them out at: http://jhsbj.net
Hey now y'all! if you have never been to the Ashkenaz you really ought to check it out. If not now, when?
They have a great dance floor, super sound system plus a vegetarian cafe with beer & wine available.
Singer/songwriter/guitarist David Gans will play a solo/electric set, fthere will be a collection of Thugz originals and a set of Thugz & David jamming like crazy on some classic favorites and spontaneous improvisations. Yow!
The club is close to I-80 - take Gilman to San Pablo & there you are! Free parking across the street.
Aubergine is closing. This will be the
last show there. Come on down & help us send it off in style!
A Sunday evening of Thugz music - some mellow, some out there and all rockin'. Plenty of Dead tunes, classic pscychedelic and Thugz originals. All ages ($8/ kids free) more details on the way.
Great food and drink always available!
Oysters of Drake's Bay, raw on the half shell,BBQ, Oyster Rockefeller and more!
Craft Beer from Lagunitas, Bear Republic, Russian River Brewing and Stumptown Brewery
Acoustic Thugz will be performing 3-5 p.m.
Come join us as we celebrate the changing of the season and the start of a new cycle. The Thugz will be playing outdoors at this mellow venue for listening & dancing. Our featured opening act will be Sugar Magnolia & Friends. Bring some munchies & a beverage. Lawn chairs & blankets welcome. We are asking for a donation to help support our equipment needs but no one will be turned away for lack of funds. If you have never been to the Hollydale Club you should check it out. It is adjacent to River Road in the Hacienda Bridge area. We will have a pot luck table for those who wish to bring a dish to share.
Come on down to Monte Rio Town & hang out with the THUGZ at this historic outdoor venue. This is one of the places where we like to play the most! The band will play all afternoon & into the evening. We'll be doing all your favorite THUGZ music. The program will include originals, Grateful Dead, Dylan, Donovan and many other classic psychedelic tunes. Much free form jamming will also be on the menu.
Bring a picnic, your choice of beverage and dancing feet! There is lots of room to stretch out on the huge lawn. Blankets & lawn chairs are also in order. Plenty of free parking is nearby and if you need supplies Bartlett's Market is right across the street. "Wave that flag, wave it wide and high. Summer time done come & gone my oh my"
Redwood Cafe has become a very fine live music venue. The room is comfortable, sound & lighting is great and the food and beverages are first rate with many vegetarian options.There is Room for dancing and the cafe is kid friendly as well. Plenty of free parking nearby.
THUGZ with David Gans at 6:00 p.m. followed by Tim & Greg of the Mother Hips
Please bring low lawn chairs or blankets. Kids welcome but no pets please.
Beer, wine & food available for purchase (cash/check only)
David Gans is a songwriter/guitarist/singer who hosts the nationally syndicated radio show "The Grateful Dead Hour". He is also the host for "Dead to the World" on KPFA and produces shows for Sirius' Grateful Dead Radio.
It's the new monthly birthday bash at the River Theater. Anyone with a birthday that lands in the Zodiac "Sign of the Month" which is Leo (7/23-8/22) gets in for 1/2 price.
The THUGZ with Stephanie will get things going from 8:30 - 10:30ish followed by a champagne toast and dj music by: Little John(Raindance), DJ Mitchy Manito(Detroit house music) & Tony Inorbit(Symbiosis).
Since it is the anniversary of Jerry Garcia's passing and he was a Leo, there will be plenty of Jerry tunes
10th Annual "Jerry Garcia Celebration" featuring the Thugz playing a show of all Grateful Dead and Jerry tunes. This is a fundraiser for the "Rex Foundation" with proceeds going to worthy causes. Enjoy the music at this beautiful outdoor venue under the redwoods & stars. The Roadhouse serves great food and drink. There is a dance floor and many Adirondack chairs for lounging around the large lawn area.Kids are welcome and there will again be a "free raffle" with prizes! (prizes donated by Guerneville 5&10, Big Bottom Market, the KRUSH, Main St. Station, Shakedown St. & others). Come early and cool off in the pool (note that there is a separate fee for swimming). Also, everyone, regardless of age, gender, etc,is welcome to enter the "Jerry Look-Alike Contest"!
Thugz and Koobifora which is a fine jam band from S.F. featuring our friend and part time thug Bradley Leach on drums!
THUGZ play at 9:00
Hey it's Raymond's 11th anniversary!!
Join us for a party at the site of the very 1st thugz show!!!!
Past & present thugz and fans will be gathering to celebrate 12 years of music and unusual times!
While we can't guarantee anything , some of the old time thugz coming in to play some & jam are Marc Basquette, Russ Kerger, Andre de Channes, Shawn Britton, Dave Zirbel, Terry Ann Gillette & many more.
Come early as space is limited. 21& over/$7
This is a FREE ALL AGES EVENT! Plenty of kids activities, food, drink, music raffle & more. Sales of food, drinks, etc. benefit local radio station KGGV.
1:00-2:00 SISTARS OF JAZZ & POCKET CANYON RAMBLER
2:00-2:15 Tap Dancers, Poetry Reading, Raffle
3:45-4:00 Dancers + "Harlem Shake", poetry reading, raffle
5:15-5:30 Belly Dancers "SHAMBALA GYPSIES"
5:30-6:45 THE THUGZ
6:45-7:00 Crowning of the Strawberry Queen & last raffle
Semi acoustic duo of Mike & Sylvia playing a variety of Thugz, Dylan, Dead and various obscure tunes. Show is in the bar at the golf course clubhouse. Good food & drink plus an incredible view.
Great venue on the north coast. Micro brews & fine wines. Fine food delivered from nearby restaurants. Cozy & comfortable!
Thugz will play a semi-acoustic show of originals & classic favorites.
This will be our 4th Dylan celebration. It's been big fun each year! Come early though as the last 2 events were sold out and some folks were turned away (there is a legal capacity that we have to observe)
This is an all ages show so bring the kids. There is much grassy space for them to roam. The Roadhouse has great food and drink and kind servers. The venue is outdoors under the stars & redwoods with a dance floor and lots of Adirondack chairs to kick back on. Parking is free. We will do all Bob Dylan songs picked from a variety of albums and years. Stephanie Salva will again join us for the show and there will be several other special guests as well. Ian will do a few tunes on guitar and Craig the Sax Doctor will be in the mix as well. We love doing his event as Dylan has been and continues to be a major influence on our thugz music. Click the Roadhouse link above for menu & other info.
The Thugz will be on the show playing playing live acoustic music & chatting. The show runs Friday 3-6 in the afternoon. We'll post our time & details soon.
POSTPONED, NEW DATE WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN A COUPLE OF WEEKS!
Thugz plus 3 other bands. BBQ with abalone, oysters, salmon & chicken plus a pot luck. The event is on a large parcel near El Molino H.S. with volleyball court, 3 horseshoe pits & Doughboy pool. Children welcome.
We are glad to be playing with our friends "Boris Garcia" from Philly! They are a great band that every one should hear. We had some fun jams with them last time they were here and are looking forward to their return.
You can check them out at: http://www.borisgarcia.com
This show is part of the "Rex Musical Caravan", a fundraiser for the Rex Foundation. http://rexfoundation.org
Mike & Sylvia of the Thugz doing a semi-acoustic show in the bar. No cover charge! Thugz return next week.
THUGZ, CARIBBEAN All STARS, MIDNIGHT SUN and Apt. H (Thugz play at 4:00 p.m.)
beer, wine & vegan organic food available!
Also, free camping behind theater (bring your own tent/space is first come basis)
Get $15 discount tickets at Thugz Thursday this week (4/18) We will also be doing a free raffle for a pair of tickets on that evening.
Ticket & Show Info at: http://russianrivermusic.com
Thugz at the Hideaway - restaurant will be closed for a private party. Bar will be open to the public. Thugz play 5-8 p.m. indoors.
Mike & Sylvia will be doing a mellow Valentine's Day show for diners, drinkers and other love birds. The food and drink at the Hideaway are among the best around these parts! Come on over and check it out. If you are going to the David Nelson show that evening stop by for a sip and few tunes here first.
There will be a special Prix Fixe menu available for $30 each which includes hors d'oeuvre, salad, salmon or chicken entry with rice & veg and dessert. Includes a split of champagne per couple. Call for full details.
The regular menu will also be available
The show will begin with a semi-acoustic set followed by 2 electric sets. We will be doing a mix of thugz originals, Dead tunes and choice nuggets from Dylan, Donovan & others.
Good food & great beers available. Dance floor, covered beer garden/smoking area and lots of free parking.
We hope to see our many loyal fans and new folks as well!
Help us get a new year of great music & fun going!
This is a fun venue with excellent food & drink, dancing and great sound. Very comfortable and kid friendly. There is also an outdoor beer garden & smoking area. Many fine beers & wines are available. Menu items include lasagna, stir fry, sandwiches, wraps, burgers, burritos, pastas, organic fruit juices, house made soups, salads & baked goods. Many veggie items available. There are also 3 other music venues within walking distance to check out. Come early for the best free parking on the street & in the rear.
The Thugz will play 2 sets of originals and classic tunes by the Dead, Dylan, Country Joe, Donovan, the Beatles and others of that ilk.
Joining us on guitar & vocals will be Andre de Channes!!!!
Best Food & Drink on the river! Very friendly!
Indoor, all ages show! Great food, drink and dancing. Come and join us at this historic venue. In addition to our thugz jams we will be doing some John Lennon songs as this will be the anniversary of his passing.
Halloween Costume Party with The THUGZ and D'GINN
21 & over
Beautiful outdoor venue on the water where the Russian River meets the sea
Great organic sandwiches, coffee & other beverages available. All ages! boat launch next door!
Free show/all ages - dancing with food & drink available
outdoor fire pits & plenty of free parking
Dance/concert with the THUGZ and a guest band to be announced.
It is also "Water Carniva Weekend so come and stay for the evening parade and fireworks!
Stay tuned for details.
more info soon