A Napa Valley Summer Tradition is back for 2015! Bring a blanket and a picnic basket and enjoy free entertainment the whole family will enjoy. In the heart of downtown Napa is the renovated Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater. Construction was completed in May 2008 as part of the Napa River Walk & flood control project. With Terraced seating areas, elegant lighting and beautiful views of the Napa River, the park is a unique venue for watching talented musicians and performers. Musical genres include Jazz, Rock, Country, World, Blues, Pop and Folk. The Amphitheater is located along the Napa Riverwalk Promenade and is within easy walking distance from world class restaurants and distinctive shops. Nearby public transit and public parking make visiting the venue a breeze.
Spend Father's Day with Nuclear Blonde! Come on down and enjoy great food, drink and music outside on the creekside patio every Sunday, 4-7pm. At Bene Gusto, Chef/Owner Scott Waterbury and Wife Chelsea Johnson have reintroduced authentic, old-world wines from regions all around the world, bringing variety and diversity to our wine list, along with a full bar and a full roster of beers on tap. A complete dinner menu is complimented with a delicious array of Artisan and New York Style Pizzas. Let us entertain you this Summer!
Krickie Marie, Ellen Elizabeth & Peri's Bar are proud to present... Sexy Sunday is a monthly live music event that happens on the 2nd Sunday of each month showcasing the talent of female musical artists. Sexy Sunday at Peri's in Fairfax has celebrated over 10 years and we are looking forward to more amazing shows this year! We are proud to host local talented female artists in a showcase format ~ we also have a great house band that features some of the most talented & professional musicians on the planet ~ YES ~ we love our guys in the band!!! Please join us on Sunday April 12th at 8:30pm for another night of beautiful music and community! Hostess' & Emcee's Krickie Marie & Ellen Elizabeth bring you: SARAH MADSEN & grass child SHAUNA MARSHALL & nuclear blonde NANCY HALL & the curios KATIE GARIBALDI KRICKIE MARIE & the cougardogs ELLEN ELIZABETH The Amazing Sexy Sunday House Band – THE COUGARDOGS Miles Schon on Guitar Joe Nemzer on Bass TBA - Drums We hope to see you there supporting our local music scene :) Bio's & Links for our artists: Sarah Shin-Madsen & grass child ~ www.grasschild.net Sarah Madsen has been influenced by songwriters and soulful performers since her first revolution round the sun & believes in truly articulating passion. While possessing a three-octave range is a significant testament to her vocal prowess, the powerful sounds that escape her little body are nothing shy of fantastic. Performing in top-40 bands & a nationwide tribute, she honed her stage presence and fully prepared for her greatest adventure to date:Grass Child. She's truly developed a signature style & intonation as the group’s front-woman & has gained a voice of freedom & expression in this all-original gem. A truly poetic lyricist, she pours soul & conviction into every word written or sung; in every song. Be it a bouncing dance piece or a heart-wrenching ballad, Sarah coaxes your soul to attention with her haunting, sultry sound. You can also see Sarah & her band grass child at Bottlerock Music Festival in Napa in May 2015! Shauna Marshall & Nuclear Blonde www.nuclearblonde.com Step away from the blonde and nobody gets hurt! Napa Valley's own blonde bombshell Singer/Songwriter Shauna Marshall explodes on stage, dishing up searing originals with flavors of blues, rock, country, and pop. Combining a raucous sense of humor and classic blues with a cool blend of dance favorites, Nuclear Blonde has been blowing up all over the North/San Francisco Bay Area. Sharing the stage with Local legends such as Steve Freund and Tommy Castro, Nuclearblonde has opened for blues chart toppers like John Lee Hooker Jr. & John Nemeth. Whether performing with a 6-piece party band, or as a trio, Nuclearblonde is A popular guest at local napa valley wineries. In quieter settings, Shauna Marshall's haunting vocals and personal lyrics connect with an audience. Nuclear Blonde's debut Album of 12 original songs is set to drop at the end of April 2015. Nancy Hall & The Curios www.thecurios.com Singer/songwriter and musician Nancy Hall was born and raised in Pacifica, California. At 19 Nancy began to work as a vocalist, vocal arraigner and multi-instrumentalist at many of the major recording studios around the San Francisco Bay Area, recording and/or performing with artists such as Taj Mahal, the late great Michael Bloomfield, Randy Jackson of “American Idol” and Vicki Randal of The Tonight Show Band, among others. Hall was eventually hired as a vocalist with Neil Young and Crazy Horse, touring the world with them and appearing on several of their CDs. Nancy has also performed with The Looters, D’Cuckoo, Snakewalk, Birdz of Play and The FingerPuppets. With Hall’s own band The Curios, she and long-time co-creator Lee Parvin have developed a supremely quirky and eclectic style of writing, singing and performing. Their approach on original compositions display The Curios best assets; swinging from funk to rock to freak-folk cabaret, sometimes with a delicate, spacious, even mystical feel, and then ripping it up with some gospel-tinged funky blues variously on guitar, piano, accordion, piano and keys, ukulele, dulcimer, glockenspiel and hand percussion. Katie Garibaldi ~ www.katiegaribaldi.com With her seventh full-length album, Follow Your Heart, newly released, and a recent endorsement deal with Breedlove Stringed Instruments, Katie Garibaldi has proven to be an artist with staying power. Based in the golden city of San Francisco, this determined and enthusiastic singer/songwriter/guitarist is an avid national touring performer who has acquired a devoted fan base, due in large part to her engaging live shows, and personal connection to her listeners through her music. Katie has a characteristic musical style wherein her equally pop- and country-tinged folk-rock gives her a distinct and soulful sound—Americana with sparkling memorable melodies. Guitar Player magazine recently called her “a gifted songwriter with a gorgeous voice. Krickie Marie ~ www.krickie.com The Girl ~ "I moved to northern california in the early 90’s and began performing at local pubs and coffee houses, frequenting the open-mic scenes of san francisco. after living in the city for five years i achieved my goal of moving to marin county, where the beautiful scenery reminds me of my Pacific Northwest roots growing up in washington state. i have resided in california for over 20 years now. i have a successful nursing career to support my luv of music that makes my life here in marin county very full." Ellen Elizabeth ~ www.reverbnation.com/ellenelizabeth Singer/songwriter from San Francisco, California. Her distinctive adult contemporary alternative americana rock pop sound is all her own. “All great songs touch our heart and our spirit, music saves my soul everyday” says Ellen. Ellen crafts her music based on song symmetry so her songs are melodic journeys that make you want to sing along. She enjoys working with youth and producing rock bands for kids. Her original songs are based on her own life experience and fearless pursuit of her dreams. Ellen is a consummate professional and student at Napa Valley College where she studies music, voice, as well as gaining valuable experience performing in professional grade musical theatre at the Napa Valley Performing Arts Center. She will be performing in the cast and special vocal ensemble in the upcoming production of Once On This Island in April 2015. She has also studied at the Voice Studio, Blue Bear School of American Music and has worked privately with mentors such as Katie Guthorn, Kathy Kennedy, April Grisman, Eric Barnett, Bonnie Hayes and Bill Spooner. Miles Schon ~ www.milesschon.com Miles comes from a family of talented jazz and rock musicians. He possesses extraordinary songwriting and guitar playing abilities, plays with incredible feeling and soul and is already a veteran in the music industry. Joe Nemzer ~ www.joenemzer.com Another marin native Joe is a bass player extraordinaire who can play anything on the bass with a unique rthymic & melodic style that is all his own. more bio's & contact info to come! If you are a talented local musical artist and are interested in playing at one of our monthly showcases please contact us for consideration! We also produce other shows and always looking for great people to play music with! Thank you for reading this and supporting this event!!! <3:)xoe
Grab a blanket and head downtown this Friday evening for a night of great music with Nuclear Blonde, the Jimmy Smith Band, and Chayah Miranda. The Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater in Downtown Napa rocks Friday Nights during the summer from 6pm - 10pm! In the heart of downtown Napa is the renovated Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater. With Terraced seating areas, elegant lighting and beautiful views of the Napa River, the park is a unique venue for watching talented musicians and performers. Musical genres include Jazz, Rock, Country, World, Blues, Pop and Folk. The Amphitheater is located along the Napa Riverwalk Promenade and is within easy walking distance from world class restaurants and distinctive shops. Nearby public transit and public parking make visiting the venue a breeze. Bring a blanket and a picnic basket and enjoy free entertainment the whole family will enjoy.
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Bio: Step away from the blonde and nobody gets hurt...Singer/Songwriter Shauna Marshall explodes on stage dishing up searing blues originals with flavors of rock, country, funk and pop. Combining a raucous sense of humor and classic blues inspired original tunes with a cool blend of dance favorites, N...See Full Bio
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