special evening with Keith and his full band, and old buddies Clan Dyken, hopefully we will do some songs together...this show is a benefit for Bear and Somer as they go forward after having their house burn down in the Butte Fire on September 10th 2015
A Lovefest & Benefit for our beloved activist/musician Bear Dyken, who after 35 years of performing benefits himself had his homestead burn down in the Butte Fire. The First Annual Trimmer’s Ball and Cannabis Costume Contest benefit extravaganza will take place Friday, November 20. Doors open at 7pm at the Mateel in Redway. Opening the show will be the conscious dance rock band Clan Dyken. Then get ready for the electronic dance music of DJ Marjo Lak and Coppertone plus the amazing visuals of Marmalade Sky. Prizes for the best Ganja Costumes. MC'd by Kerry Reynolds and Darryl Cherney. Tweener by Hella Richter and her trimmer hip hop. Music and storytelling campfire. Food and drink served. Sliding scale donation of $20 Volunteers needed. Call 923-3368.
Nevada County’s Benefit will be held on November 14th, at the Banner Grange at 12629 Mc Courtney Road, Grass Valley, CA . At 4 PM, the Benefit will begin with a viewing of “The Broken Rainbow.” At 5:30 delicious Turkey and Squash soups, salad and rice will be served. At 6:30, music commences. This year look forward to Nevada County’s own dynamic dancing band Achilles Wheel, and of course our beloved activist rock-soul musical friends, Clan Dyken. AND opening for the show is Fast Rattlers (pronouned Rat-lers), Brendan Phillips,Travers Clifford and Cedar Hennings. Also this is a very kid-friendly event so please bring the whole family. Other events include a blanket dance –bring your donations dollars for the Blanket..and a silent auction-with gifts donated by many local merchants. Tickets can be purchased in advance from Briar Patch community market and Sweetland Garden supply. Suggested donation is $24 in advance, 28 at the door for Adults. No one turned away for lack of funds. We want you all to enjoy this event.. Volunteers are needed to make this event happen. We are seeking donations for the silent auction and VOLUNTEERS to make this event happen. Call SarahLily at 530-913-3225 for more info or to volunteer or email email@example.com Check out www.clandyken.com to view information accounts and news about this event, other events and past ones.
The 23rd annual The Beauty Way Tour for Big Mountain preparations are underway again for 2015.... Clan Dyken will be touring the Northwest bringing support and awareness to the issues Dine elders and families are facing since forced relocation began nearly 50 years ago. Each year a caravan of volunteers go to Navajo lands to bring needed supplies, food and firewood. Proceeds from benefits go directly to purchase food and firewood.
https://www.facebook.com/events/630164350456676/ Don't miss this very special opportunity to support the annual Thanks Giving Food and Supply Run to the Dineh (Navajo) Nation affected by forced relocation.
Sounds Like: Grateful Dead, Rusted Root, Sublime, Michael Franti and Spearhead, Van Morrison
Label: Forward Productions
Manager: Mark Dyken
"One of the greatest rock and roll bands in the free world."
Brothers Mark and Bear Dyken have been playing music together since childhood. In 1987 Clan Dyken released the self-titled debut album on the Forward Productions label. The band continues to produce unique, danceable, sty...See Full Bio
"The music has a powerful, danceable, boogie pulse, a certain funkypunkyness that roams around for a chunk of reggae here, an African guitar there, Native American beats and lots of good old guitar contribute to the dynamics. Clan Dyken sings of it's truths, plays with convictions and has convincing music and messages."