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LOST WEEKEND Western Swing Band

Rank #2 US Groveland, CA Country / Western Swing


Label: Redoubtable Records

Manager: Don Burnham

Bio: November 8th, 2002, LOST WEEKEND Western Swing Band shared an evening with Merle Haggard and the Strangers at the San Francisco Jazz Festival, a show dedicated to the music of Western Swing pioneer Bob Wills. For Don Burnham, and his remarkable twelve-piece LOST WEEKEND band, this triumphant Maso... See Full Bio

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  • 2013

    May 17

    Berkeley, CA, US | 7:00pm
    Fri May 17, 2013 7:00pm


    Nominated this year as Best Western Swing Band by the AWA, the veteran LOST WEEKEND band celebrates by returning to FREIGHT & SALVAGE for an evening of classic Western Swing and then some. LOST WEEKEND (since 1985) has been heralded as a “Who's Who Of Country and Jazz” in California. The allstar lineup: Bobby Black, steel guitar Pam Brandon, featured vocalist Mark Holzinger, takeoff guitar Paul Shelasky, fiddle, humor Shota Osabe, piano Rick Alegria, drums Bing Nathan, bass Bob Schulz, cornet, vocals Kevin Porter, trombone Don Burnham, guitar, vocals

  • 2012

    Jul 15

    Sonora, CA, US | 8:00pm
    Mother Lode Fair
    Sonora, CA, US
    Sun Jul 15, 2012 8:00pm


    LOST WEEKEND Western Swing Band returns to Tuolumne County's Mother Lode Fair for a summer evening concert and dance, featuring the HALL OF FAME all-star LOST WEEKEND lineup: Bobby Black, steel guitar HOF; Chris O'Connell, featured vocalist HOF; Don Burnham, rhythm guitar, vocal HOF; Paul Anastasio, fiddle HOF; Mark Holzinger, takeoff guitar; Bob Schulz, cornet, vocal; Rick Alegria, drums; Karen Horner, bass.

  • 2011

    Dec 9

    San Francisco, CA, US | 8:00pm

    San Francisco, CA, US
    Fri Dec 09, 2011 8:00pm


    LOST WEEKEND WESTERN SWING BAND featuring PAM BRANDON WEST COAST RAMBLERS DJ TANOA (Spinning swinging oldies!) Lost Weekend Western Swing Band has been delighting western music fans and swing dancers alike for over two decades. Led by Western Swing Hall of Fame member and guitarist Don Burnham, the band features vocalist Pam Brandon (The Chazz Cats, Belle Monroe and Her Brewglass Boys), along with drummer Rick Alegria (Asleep At The Wheel, Bo Diddley), lead guitarist Mark Holzinger, champion fiddler Paul Shelasky and bassist Karen Horner. This is a rare San Francisco show for this illustrious group of musicians. Catch them in this intimate setting while you have to the chance to swing out and dance to some City-side Western Swing!

  • 2011

    Oct 15

    Sonoma, CA, US | 6:00pm

    Sonoma, CA, US
    Sat Oct 15, 2011 6:00pm


    Dining and Dancing featuring LOST WEEKEND Western Swing Band

  • 2011

    Aug 21

    Mill Valley, CA, US | 1:30pm

    Mill Valley, CA, US
    Sun Aug 21, 2011 1:30pm


    The public is invited to this all-star tribute and celebration of the life and music of Jim Rothermel, Lost Weekend's clarinet and saxophone virtuoso. Headlining the show will be Maria Muldaur, Larry Vukovich, Lost Weekend Western Swing Band, the Christmas Jug Band, and Jim Rothermel's own recording band.

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  • Billy Myers (Fan) Billy Myers
    I found you guys by playing Fallout New Vegas. I dig your sound. Do you have any CDs for sale or music downloads avail?
  • Celebrate with Strings Attached (Artist) Celebrate with Strin...
    Wow that's a big western swing band you have there! If you're ever down in Austin, Texas, lets connect. Love to hear what you think about our western swing project called...
  • Suzanne Cook (Artist) Suzanne Cook
    Lovely music.
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