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Upcoming Dates

Saturday, September 6th, 2014

Graton Community Center

Orion Strong Fundraiser - 5-10 p.m.

8996 Graton Road
Graton, CA
Price: all ages free show/ spaghetti dinner -$10

5:00 p.m. - Stephanie Salva

7:00 p.m. - THUGZ

www.youcaring.com/hopefororion 

More details will be posted as they become available

tax deductible donations can be made to www.thebutterflyfund.org

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Blue Heron Restaurant

THUGZ TRIO - 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Steelhead Blvd.
Duncans Mills, CA 95450
Price: Free!

Chris, Mike & Sylvia in the tavern

Saturday, September 20th, 2014

Private Party

The THUGZ - eve

Windsor, CA

Saturday, October 4th, 2014

Hollydale Club

Community Club Pasta Dinner

10250 Field Lane
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
Price: t.b.a.

details  on the way

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Blue Heron Restaurant

THUGZ TRIO - 6:30 - 9:30 p.m (ish)

Duncans Mills, CA
Price: Free!

Saturday, October 18th, 2014

T.B.A.

Forestville, CA

special THUGZ event t.b.a.

Saturday, November 1st, 2014

Brick & Mortar

private party

San Francisco, CA
 

Past Dates

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

Monte Rio Amphitheater

Music in the Park #3 - 3-7 p.m.

9925 Main St
Monte Rio, CA 95462
Price: $7/kids 12 & under free with adult/dogs free

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!

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Blue Heron Restaurant

Thug & a Jug - 6:30 - 9:30 p.m (ish)

Steelhead Blvd.
Duncans Mills, CA 95450
Price: free

Mike & Stephanie in da tavern

Saturday, August 23rd, 2014

Occidental Center for the Arts

Occstock - 3:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Occidental, CA
Price: $20 all day - $5 teens - under 13 free

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!

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Backyard Restaurant

The THUGZ - 6-9:30 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445
Price: free music / drinks, snacks & BBQ available for sale

The Thugz outdoors on the patio!

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Blue Heron Reataurant

THUGZ TRIO - 6:30 - 9:30ish p.m.

Steelhead Blvd.
Duncans Mills, CA 95450
Price: free

Chris, Sylvia & Mike of the THUGZ playing tunes in the tavern

Monday, August 18th, 2014

Backyard Restaurant

6-9 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445
Price: free music for diners

 Mike & Sylvia Duo on the patio

Friday, August 15th, 2014

KOWS 107.3 fm

Thugz Live Radio Broadcast - 7:15 -9 - 8:15ish p.m.

Occidental, CA

THUGZ LIVE RADIO BROADCAST  107.3 fm  7:15 - 8:15ish p.m.

                              Tune in & Turn On!

Saturday, August 9th, 2014

Rio Nido Roadhouse

"Annual Jerry Garcia Celebration" - 6-10 p.m. all ages

14540 Canyon Two
Rio Nido, CA 95471
707-869-0821
Price: $10 - kids free

 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

Seconds First

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

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Timber Cove Inn

6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Hwy 1
Timber Cove, CA 95421
Price: free

Mike & Sylvia Duo

Monday, August 4th, 2014

Backyard Restaurant

6-9 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445
Price: free music for diners

Mike & Sylvia Duo

Sunday, July 27th, 2014

Private Party

Thugz Trio

Saturday, July 26th, 2014

Timber Cove Inn

6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Hwy 1
Timber Cove, CA 95421
Price: free

Mike & Sylvia mellow, eclectic duo in the big room by the fireplace!

Monday, July 21st, 2014

Backyard Restaurant

6:30 p.m. - 9ish

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445
Price: free for diners

Mike & Sylvia Duo on the patio

Saturday, July 19th, 2014

Hopmonk Tavern

Mike & Sylvia - 12:30 -3:30 p.m.

230 Petaluma Ave.
Sebastopol, CA
U.S
707 - 829-7300
Price: free

semi acoustic duo in the Beer Garden

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Blue Heron Restaurant

Thugz Trio - 6:30 - 9ish p.m.

Steelhead Blvd.
Duncans Mills, CA 95450
West County
Price: free

Sylvia, Chris & Mike in the Tavern

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Blue Heron

Thug & a Jug - 6:30 p.m. - 9ish

Steelhead Blvd.
Duncans Mills, CA 95450
Price: Free!

Mike & Stephanie Duo in the Tavern

Monday, July 7th, 2014

Backyard Restaurant

not happening this week, Mike & Sylvia will return in 2 weeks

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445

 

Saturday, July 5th, 2014

Monte Rio Amphitheater

Music in the Park - 3-7 p.m.

9925 Main St
Monte Rio, CA 95462
Price: $7/kids 12 & under free with adult

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!

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Trio

6:30 p.m. - 9ish

16225 Main St.
Guerneville, Ca 95446
U.S
(7070 604-7461
Price: Free!

Mike & Sylvia Duo

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

Backyard Restaurant

6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445

Mike & Sylvia playing eclectic mellow tunes for diners on the patio

Sunday, June 22nd, 2014

Hopmonk Tavern

Thug & a Jug - 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.

230 Petaluma Ave.
Sebastopol, CA
U.S
707 - 829-7300
Price: free

Mike & Stephanie  on the Beer Garden Stage - semi-acoustic/ kick off the summer with us!

Friday, June 13th, 2014

Camp Winnarainbow

Adult Camp Dance

Hwy 101
Laytonville, CA

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.

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

Blue Heron Restaurant

Thug & a Jug - 6:30 p.m. - 9:00ish

Duncans Mills, CA 95450
Price: free

Mike & Stephanie playing  duo music on the tavern stage!  (Sorry, no 80's music tonight).

Friday, June 6th, 2014

Timber Cove Inn

Mike & Sylvia - 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

21780 Hwy 1
Jenner/Timber Cove, CA
707 847-3231
Price: free

eclectic acoustic tunes in the bar

Saturday, May 31st, 2014

Rio Nido Roadhouse

5th Annual Bob Dylan Celebration - 6-10 p.m. all ages

14540 Canyon Two
Rio Nido, CA 95471
707-869-0821
Price: $10 - under 12 free

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!

Monday, May 26th, 2014

Backyard Restaurant

6:30 - 9:00 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445

Mike & Sylvia playing eclectic music for diners. Outdoors on the patio!

Saturday, May 24th, 2014

Monte Rio Amphitheater

Music in the Park - 3-7 p.m,.

9925 Main St
Monte Rio, CA 95462
Price: entry: $5 - kids 12 & under free (with an adult)

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

                  

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

Blue Heron Resaurant

6:30 p.m. - 9:00ish

Steelhead Blvd.
Duncans Mills, CA
Price: free

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!

Saturday, May 17th, 2014

Private Party

Santa Rosa, CA

Saturday, May 10th, 2014

Smilin' Fest

4:20 - 11:30 p.m.

4007 Taylor Rd.
Loomis, CA
Price: $20 advance $25 day of show - 21 & over

 

4:20 - 5:15  Lauren Murphy

5:30 - 6:15  Thugz

6:30 - 7:30  Achilles Wheel

7:45 - 8:45    Boris Garcia

9:00 - ?        Moonalice

 

 

Friday, May 9th, 2014

Capar Inn

Thugz and Boris Garcia - 9:00 p.m.

14957 Caspar Rd.
Caspar, CA 95420
707 964-5565
Price: $10

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Zodiacs Petaluma

Thugz & Boris Garcia -ELECTRIC - doors: 8:00 p.m. show: 9:30 p.m.

256 Petaluma Blvd. North
Petaluma, CA 94952
Price: $7

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

Sweetwater Music Hall

Thugz & Boris Garcia - doors: 7 p.m. show: 8 p.m.

19 Corte Madera Ave.
Mill Valley, CA 94941
Price: $12-$14 All Ages


Thugz - 8:00 p.m.

Boris Garcia - 9:15 

Sunday, May 4th, 2014

Redwood Cafe

An Acoustic Evening with the Thugz & Boris Garcia - 6:00 - 9:30 p.m.

8240 Old Redwood Hwy.
Cotati, CA 94931
U.S
707 795-7868
Price: $5 all ages

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.

Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

Hopmonk Tavern Novato

Thugz & Boris Garcia - doors: 8 p.m. show: 9 p.m.

224 Vintage Way
Novato, CA
U.S
415 - 892-6200
Price: $8 21+

 THUGZ - 9-10 p.m.

BORIS GARCIA - 10:15 - 11:30 p.m.

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Little Lake Grange Hall

A Field of Dreams - doors: 7:00 p.m. music: 7:30 p.m.

291 School St.
Willits, CA 95490
Price: adults: $10, ages 13-18 $5, under 12 free

Benefit for the grange Farm School

featuring: Boris Garcia

                The Thugz

                The Real Sarahs

                Mystic Sol

Food by: Dream Capsule, sound by: Ancestor Radio Productions

Face painting by: Tiffany's Fantasy Faces

A Cosmic Pickle Production

Monday, April 28th, 2014

Backyard Restaurant

Mike & Sylvia - 6-9 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445

Acoustic music for diners

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

Blue Heron Restaurant

6:30 p.m. - 9:30ish

Steelhead Blvd.
Duncans Mills, CA
Price: free/all ages

Mike (Thugz) & Stephanie (Jug Dealers) eclectic duo

Sunday, April 20th, 2014

Sweetwater Music Hall

420 Easter Brunch! - 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

19 Corte Madera Ave.
Mill Valley, CA 94941
415 388-1700
Price: free/all ages

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!

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Backyard Restaurant

6-9 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445

Mike & Sylvia acoustic duo playing music for diners - first rate food & service!

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Blue Heron Restaurant

6:30 p.m. - 9:00 ish

Duncans Mills, CA
Price: free but it would be good if you bought a drink or food

Mike & Chris of the Thugz - semi acoustic duo - all ages

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Blue Heron Restaurant

duo - 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 ish

Steelhead Blvd.
Duncans Mills, CA 95450
Price: free/all ages

Stephanie Salva  - vocals, uke  Mike - guitar, trumpet, vocals

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

Private Event

Chamber of Commerce Dinner - 6:00 p.m.

Forestville, CA 95436
U.S

Mike & Sylvia Acoustic Duo

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

Blue Heron Restaurant

Acoustic Duo - 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 ish

Duncans Mills, CA 95450
Price: free/all ages

Stephanie Salva with Mike  playing semi acoustic tunes on guitar, uke, trumpet & vocals.

Could it be a thug jug?

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

KRSH 95.9 FM

Live Acoustic Thugz - 2:00 p.m.

3565 Standish Ave.
Santa Rosa, CA 95407

Thugz playing live acoustic music on the radio. Tune in at 95.9 fm or stream at krsh.com

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

KGGV 95.1 fm

Dead Reckoning - 8-10 p.m.

Guerneville, CA

Mike & Andre of the Thugz playing live and chatting with Suki & John on their Grateful Dead radio show

95.1 fm or stream at:  http://kggv.blogspot.com

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

Backyard Restaurant

6-9 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445

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!

Saturday, March 1st, 2014

Rio Nido Roadhouse

Mardi Gras Party! - 6-10 p.m. all ages

14540 Canyon Two
Rio Nido, CA 95471
707-869-0821
Price: $5 - kids 12 & under free

Hey Now!  Special guest Shawn Britton on drums this evening!

Mardi Gras food & drink specials!

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Blue Heron

6:30 ish

Duncans Mills, CA 95450
U.S.
Price: Free! All Ages

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!

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Forestville Club

Thugz and Willie Waldman Project with Herman Green - doors: 7:30 p.m. show: 8:00 p.m. Thugz play 1st

6250 Front Street
Forestville, CA 95436
(707) 887-2594
Price: $10 21 and over

 

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

Monday, February 24th, 2014

Backyard Restaurant

6-9 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445
Price: no cover charge

Mike & Sylvia playing acoustic music for diners. The Backyard has a great staff & incredibly good food!

Saturday, February 15th, 2014

Zodiacs Petaluma

Hey Now! Check It Out! - 9:00 p.m. - 12 midnight

256 Petaluma Blvd. North
Petaluma, CA 94952
(707) 773-7751
Price: no cover charge

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!  

Saturday, February 8th, 2014

Private Party

7-10 p.m.

Occidental, CA

Saturday, February 1st, 2014

Trio

SURPRISE! THIS SATURDAY NIGHT! - 6:30 p.m. - 9:30ish

16225 Main St.
Guerneville, Ca 95446
U.S
(707) 604-7461
Price: no charge/all ages

Details very soon

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Trio

Mike Acoustic Solo - 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 ish

16225 Main St.
Guerneville, Ca 95446
U.S
(707) 604-7461
Price: free/all ages

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!!.

Monday, January 27th, 2014

Backyard Restaurant

Mike & Sylvia - 6-9 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445

free acoustic music for diners/all ages - great food!

Saturday, January 25th, 2014

Oddfellows Hall

AQUARIUS PARTY! - Doors: 7:00 p.m. - All Ages

195 N. Main St.
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Price: $15 suggested donation/no one turned away

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:

http://www.chrisbramble.com

put on your dancin' shoes, grab a tie dye and come on down!

Monday, January 13th, 2014

Backyard Restaurant

Mike & Sylvia Acoustic - 6-9 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445

Free acoustic music for diners/all ages

Saturday, January 4th, 2014

Hopmonk Tavern

Johnny Downer Memorial Celebration - Thugz at 11:30

Petaluma Ave.
Sebastopol, CA
U.S
Price: $10 suggested donation - 21&over

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Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

KRSH 95.9 FM

Live in the Studio - 2:00 p.m.

3565 Standish Ave.
Santa Rosa, CA 95407

tune in to 95.9 fm or stream at krsh.com

Saturday, December 21st, 2013

Rio Nido Roadhouse

The Thugz' "Hippie Holidaze Party" - 6-10 p.m.

14540 Canyon Two
Rio Nido, CA 95471
707-869-0821
Price: $5 all ages kids under 12 free

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."

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

Trio

Mike Acoustic Solo - 6:30 p.m.

16225 Main St.
Guerneville, Ca 95446
U.S
(7070 604-7461
Price: free but it would be good if you bought a drink or food

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Backyard Restaurant

Mike & Sylvia Acoustic - 6-9 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445
Price: local's night menu

Mike & Sylvia playing acoustic music for diners. Great food at this very cool spot!

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

Tiny Town

Marc Baskett & Mike (thugz) - 8-10 p.m.

Front St.
Forestville, CA
U.S
Price: Free! All Ages

semi-acoustic show!

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

Trio

Mike Acoustic Solo - 6:30 p.m.

16225 Main St.
Guerneville, Ca 95446
U.S
(7070 604-7461
Price: all ages/free/it's 5 buck burger night!

Mike (thugz) solo acoustic

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

Redwood Cafe

Acoustic Thugz - 8:00 p.m.

8240 Old Redwood Hwy.
Cotati, CA 94931
U.S
707 795-7868
Price: $5 all ages

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!

Friday, November 15th, 2013

Jasper O'Farrell's Pub

9:00 p.m.

6957 Sebastopol Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
(707) 829-2062
Price: $5 / 21 and over

with very special guest Shawn Britton on drums!

Saturday, November 9th, 2013

Urartu Coffee

Cat Food - 7-9 p.m.

118 N. Maryland Ave.
Glendale, CA 91206
U.S
Price: free/all ages

Mike(thugz) & Marc Baskett performing an acoustic show of classic tunes & originals

Monday, November 4th, 2013

Backyard Restaurant

Mike & Sylvia Acoustic - 6-9 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S

Friday, November 1st, 2013

215 Main

Thugz Trio - 7=10 p.m.

215 Main st.
Point Arena, CA
U.S
707 884-4659
Price: $7

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!

Saturday, October 26th, 2013

Jerry Knight's River Theater

Jay's Happy Sunshine Burger Joint - doors: 8:00 p.m. show: 9:00p.m.

16135 Main St.
Guerneville, CA 95446
Son
707 869-8022
Price: $10 21 and over

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

Monday, October 21st, 2013

Backyard Restaurant

6-9 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445
Price: all ages/dinner show

Mike & Sylvia of the Thugz in a semi acoustic duo setting. Great restaurant with lots of local and organic ingredients.

Thursday, October 10th, 2013

Ashkenaz

Harvest Celebration - show: 8:30 p.m.

1317 San Pablo Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702
510-525-5054
Price: all ages/$10


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.

http://dgans.com

                         http://ashkenaz.com

 

Monday, October 7th, 2013

Backyard Restaurant

6-9 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 820-8445
Price: all ages/dinner show

Mike & Chris of the Thugz performing in an acoustic duo format. Great food and friendly staff at this very cool restaurant!

Sunday, September 29th, 2013

Aubergine

CLOSING of AUBERGINE - 6-10 p.m.

755 Petaluma Ave
Sebastopol, CA 95472
(707) 861-9190
Price: $8

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!

Saturday, September 28th, 2013

Hollydale Community Club

Hollydale Community Club Oyster Fest - 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

10250 Field Lane
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
(707) 887-0330
Price: $30

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.

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Backyard Restaurant

Orion Strong Leukemia Fundraiser - Tues. 6-10 p.m.

6566 Front St.
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
Price: $10

Show: $10

Paella Dinner: $15  

Drinks, Raffle & Silent Auction

All funds go to the Orion Strong Fund

Saturday, September 14th, 2013

Hollydale Club

Thugz Family End of Summer Party - 3-7 p.m.

10250 Field Lane
Forestville, CA 95436
U.S
Price: all ages / $10 donation for band/kids free

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.

Saturday, September 7th, 2013

Private Event

7:30 p.m.

Bodega BayCA

Friday, September 6th, 2013

Jasper O'Farrell's Pub

9:00 p.m.

6957 Sebastopol Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
(707) 829-2062
Price: $7 21/over

Sunday, September 1st, 2013

Monte Rio Amphitheater

Labor Day Week End Picnic Concert - Sunday 3-7 p.m.

9925 Main St
Monte Rio, CA 95462
Price: $5 all ages

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"

Saturday, August 31st, 2013

Private House Concert

6-10 p.m.

Gualala, CA

Saturday, August 24th, 2013

Redwood Cafe

THUGZ - 9:00 p.m.

8240 Old Redwood Hwy.
Cotati, CA 94931
U.S
707 795-7868
Price: $6/all ages show

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.

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

KRUSH Backyard Concert

doors: 5:30 show: 6:00 p.m.

3565 Standish Ave.
Santa Rosa, CA 95407
U.S
(707) 588-9999
Price: free/all ages

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.

Friday, August 9th, 2013

Jerry Knight's River Theater

Let's Party It's Your Birthday!. - doors: 8:00 p.m.

16135 Main St.
Guerneville, CA 95446
Son
707 869-8022
Price: $10 - Leo's get 1/2 off price -21&over

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

Saturday, August 3rd, 2013

Rio Nido Roadhouse

Jerry Garcia Celebration - 6-10 p.m.

14540 Canyon Two
Rio Nido, CA 95471
707-869-0821
Price: $7/all ages - under 12 free

                                                                   

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"!

Saturday, July 20th, 2013

Forestville Club

Thugz and Koobifora - 9:00 p.m.

6250 Front Street
Forestville, CA 95436
(707) 887-2594
Price: $5

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

Saturday, July 6th, 2013

Monte Rio Amphitheater

tribal hippie underground zone picnic - 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

9925 Main St
Monte Rio, CA 95462
Price: $5

Friday, July 5th, 2013

Raymond's

Jam in the Redwoods - 6:00 p.m.

5400 Cazadero Hwy
Cazadero, CA 95421
U.S
Price: all ages/free!

Hey it's Raymond's 11th anniversary!!

Friday, June 28th, 2013

Jasper O'Farrell's Pub

Thugz Anniversary - 9:00 p.m.

6957 Sebastopol Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
(707) 829-2062

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

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

KGGV Strawberry Festival

The Thugz - event is all day, thugz play 5-6:45 p.m.

14520 Armstrong Redwoods Road
Guerneville, CA 95446
707 869-1131
Price: free/all ages

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.

SCHEDULE:

1:00-2:00  SISTARS OF JAZZ & POCKET CANYON RAMBLER

2:00-2:15  Tap Dancers, Poetry Reading, Raffle

2:15-3:45  SPIRALITES

3:45-4:00  Dancers + "Harlem Shake", poetry reading, raffle

4:00-5:15  KOOBIFORA

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

Friday, June 21st, 2013

Blue Water Bistro

Mike & Sylvia - 5-7 p.m.

21301 Heron Dr.
Bodega Bay, CA 94923
707-875-3519

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.

Friday, June 14th, 2013

Camp Winnarainbow

Adult Camp

Laytonville, CA

Get camp info:  http://www.campwinnarainbow.org

Saturday, June 8th, 2013

215 Main

Acoustic Thugz - 7:30 p.m.

215 Main St.
Point Arena, CA
707 882-3215
Price: $5

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.

Saturday, June 1st, 2013

Rio Nido Roadhouse

Bob Dylan Birthday Celebration - 6-10 p.m.

14540 Canyon Two
Rio Nido, CA 95471
707-869-0821
Price: $6

  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.


Thursday, May 30th, 2013

KSRO 1350 AM

Drive! with Steve Jaxxon - new date t.b.a.

Santa Rosa, CA
U.S

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!

Sunday, May 26th, 2013

Aubergine

Sunday Dance Party - 6-9 p.m.

755 Petaluma Ave
Sebastopol, CA 95472
(707) 861-9190
Price: $5/all ages show(kids free)

Saturday, May 25th, 2013

H.A.V.E.

H.A.V.E. Benefit for Vets. - all day - Thugz play 8-10 p.m.

6101 Van Keppel Rd.
Forestville, CA 95436
Price: see poster

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.

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Forestville Club

Thugz & Boris Garcia - 9:00 p.m.

6250 Front Street
Forestville, CA 95436
(707) 887-2594
Price: $10

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

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

Jerry Knight's River Theater

Mike & Sylvia - 8-11 p.m.

16135 Main St.
Guerneville, CA 95446
Son
707 869-8022
Price: Free/21 & over

Mike & Sylvia of the Thugz doing a semi-acoustic show in the bar. No cover charge!  Thugz return next week.

Saturday, April 27th, 2013

Private Event


Saturday, April 20th, 2013

Jerry Knight's River Theater

420 DAZE - doors: 1:00 p.m. show: 2:00 p.m.

16135 Main St.
Guerneville, CA 95446
Son
707 869-8022
Price: $20 21 & over

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

Saturday, April 13th, 2013

Private Party

6-10 p.m.

Guerneville, CA 95446

Saturday, March 16th, 2013

Private Party/Hideaway

see below - 5:00 p.m.

Guerneville, CA

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.

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013

Aubergine

The Thugz - 5-8 p.m.

755 Petaluma Ave
Sebastopol, CA 95472
(707) 861-9190
Price: $5

Friday, March 1st, 2013

Hopmonk Tavern Novato

Thugz open for New Monsoon - doors: 8:30 p.m. THUGZ play at 9 p.m.

224 Vintage Way
Novato, CA
U.S
415 - 892-6200
Price: $13

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Raymond's

Acoustic Thugz - 6-9 p.m.

5400 Cazadero Hwy
Cazadero, CA 95421
U.S
707 632-5335
Price: Free/all ages

It's pizza night in Caz!  Great pizza, beer & wine available. This will be an indoor semi-acoustic performance. All ages/no cover charge.

Thursday, February 14th, 2013

The Hideaway

Valentine Duo - 5-8 p.m.

18100 Hwy 116
Guerneville, CA 95446
U.S
707 869-3634
Price: Free/all ages

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

Saturday, February 9th, 2013

Redwood Cafe

The Thugz - 9:00 p.m.

8240 Old Redwood Hwy.
Cotati, CA 94931
U.S
707 795-7868
Price: $8/adults / kids under 12 are free

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

Northwood Restaurant

THURSDAY with the THUGZ - 8-11 p.m.

19400 Highway 116
Monte Rio, CA 95462
U.S
707 865-2454

Friday, January 11th, 2013

Hopmonk Tavern

An Evening with the THUGZ - doors: 8:30 show: 9:00 p.m.

230 Petaluma Ave.
Sebastopol, CA
U.S
707 - 829-7300
Price: $8 - 21 and over

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!

Monday, December 31st, 2012

Redwood Cafe

NEW YEAR'S EVE PARTY! - 9:00 p.m.

8240 Old Redwood Hwy.
Cotati, CA 94931
U.S
707 795-7868
Price: $8/adults / kids under 12 are free

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!!!!

Sunday, December 16th, 2012

The Hideaway

Grand Reopening - 3-7 p.m.

Hwy 116
Guerneville, CA
U.S
707 869-3634
Price: free

Best Food & Drink on the river!  Very friendly!

Saturday, December 15th, 2012

The Uncarved Block

Grand Re-Opening Party - 3-6 p.m.

110 N. Main St.
Sebastopol, CA
U.S
707 829-7625
Price: free

Free Show by the THUGZ    (stoned rock musicians playing rock music in a stone & rock store?!!)

Saturday, December 8th, 2012

Rio Nido Roadhouse

6:00 p.m.

14540 Canyon Two
Rio Nido, CA 95471
707-869-0821
Price: $5

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.

Saturday, December 1st, 2012

Redwood Cafe

The Thugz - 9:00 p.m.

8240 Old Redwood Hwy.
Cotati, CA 94931
U.S
707 795-7868
Price: $5

Happening new music series at this cool venue (with dancing, food & drink available) All Ages

Friday, November 23rd, 2012

Northwood

Black Friday Party - 8:30 -11:30 p.m.

19400 Hwy 116
Monte Rio, CA 95462
Son
707 865-2454
Price: Free/all ages

Come on down and dance away the turkey trots!

Sunday, November 4th, 2012

Private Party

Private Party

Saturday, November 3rd, 2012

Rio Nido Roadhouse

The THUGZ Rock the Roadhouse - 6:00 p.m.

14540 Canyon Two
Rio Nido, CA 95471
707-869-0821
Price: $5

Food, drink & dancing at this historic venue!  All ages welcome!

There will also be an acoustic "tweener" set by guitarist/singer Adam Herman

Saturday, October 27th, 2012

Jerry Knight's River Theater

Halloween Coatume Party - doors: 8 p.m. show: 9 p.m.

16135 Main St.
Guerneville, CA 95446
Son
707 869-8022
Price: $10

Halloween Costume Party with The THUGZ and D'GINN

21 & over

Sunday, October 7th, 2012

Cafe Aquatica

12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m.

10439 Highway 1
Jenner, CA 95450
U.S
707 865-2251

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!

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

Private event

4:00 p.m.

Jenner, CA 95450
U.S

Monday, September 24th, 2012

Northwood Restaurant

Every Thursday! - 8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

19400 Highway 116
Monte Rio, CA 95462
U.S
707 865-2454

Free show/all ages  -  dancing with food & drink available

outdoor fire pits & plenty of free parking

Saturday, July 5th, 2014

Monte Rio Amphitheater

Music in the Park #2 - 3-7 p.m.

9925 Main St
Monte Rio, CA 95462
Price: all ages / price t.b.a.

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.

Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Hollydale Club

Thugz Party - 3-7 p.m.

Forestville, CA
U.S

Sunday, August 24th, 2014

Redwood Cafe

THUGZ - 9:00 p.m.

8240 Old Redwood Hwy.
Cotati, CA 94931
U.S
707 795-7868
Price: $5/all ages show(kids free)

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

215 Main

Thugz in Mendo - 7:00 p.m.

215 Main st.
Point Arena, CA
707 884-4659
Price: tba

more info soon