Upcoming Dates

Saturday, September 29th, 2018

Christie McCarthy and Friends - 8
320-2 Cedar Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Price: $20 advance

Christie will be joined by Jimmy Norris on drums, Tracy Parker on bass, Patti Maxine on lap steel, Rhan Wilson and Yugi Togo on guitar, Jon Dryden on keys, and other local legends for a relaxed and soulful night of original music, featuring tracks off her new record, as well as some of her favorite cover songs. Good vibes and great tunes + beer, wine and food in a fantastic venue.

In addition, we are thrilled to announce that the net proceeds from this concert will benefit Project Purr, a highly successful spay/neuter/adoption program in the area.

Tickets available at: https://christie.brownpapertickets.com/

Saturday, October 6th, 2018

Felton's 150th Celebration - Noon
Kirby Street
Felton, CA
Price: Free

Jazz The Dog will start the music at noon, followed by Harry and The Hitmen at 2pm, with Groovity at 4pm.

There will food, drinks, speakers, and fun.

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Peace United Church of Christ
Rhan and Rick - Noon
Santa Cruz, CA

Rhan Wilson and Rick Zeek and a couple of guest ukulele players will play and sing some gospel music for the Senior Fellowship luncheon.

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Blitzer Gallery
Kathy Runyon and Rhan Wilson
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Rhan Wilson will accompany Kathy Runyon in a spoken word/musical evening in the art space of Blitzer Gallery.

Saturday, November 10th, 2018

United Methodist Church of Santa Cruz
Armistice100 concert of “Songs of Peace, Love, and Social Justice.” - 7-9:30pm
250 California Street
Santa Cruz, CA

Rhan Wilson and Rick Zeek will join Coleen Douglas for a short mini set of songs to be performed during this evening's show.

Musical Participants committed thus far include: 
1.    Pacific Voices, dynamic local choral group; 
2.    United Universalist Congregation choir of Aptos;  
3.    Healer Trio, featuring Gail Swain;
4.    Sheila Willey, soprano and voice instructor at UCSC, accompanied by Collin Hannon; 
5.    Coleen Douglas, singer and song leader, accompanied by Rhan Wilson and Rick Zeek; 
6.    The United Methodist Music Team, lead by Collin Hannon; 

7.    United Methodist Church Steel Drum ensemble, directed by Trish Neilson.  
8.    Chris Bricca (Tatanka) improvisational pianist; 
9.    Gail Swain and Steve Bare, duet of peace and social justice music; 

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

Jazz The Dog on KPIG Radio - 11:30 am
1110 Main St. Sweet 16
Watsonville, CA 95076
Office 831-722-9000
Price: $FREE

Jazz The Dog will play live on KPIG radio to promote and celebrate their upcoming show at The Ugly Mug. The radio show is December 2nd, and the Mug show is December 8th.


Saturday, December 8th, 2018

The Ugly Mug
Jazz The Dog and Friends play TV Theme Songs - 7:30pm
4640 Soquel Drive
Soquel, CA 95073
Price: TBA

Rhan Wilson presents a special evening of TV theme songs presented in the eclectic manner you'd expect. With Rick Zeek, Patti Maxine, Michael Westendorp, Stephen Bigger and a few surprise guests - this show will remind you of a time gone by... the time when this group of crazy musicians used to bring it on on a regular basis.

Better get your tickets early - it will surely sell out.

Friday, December 14th, 2018

Stockwell Cellars
5:50 - 8:30
1100 Fair Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
United States
Price: $FREE

Jazz The Dog whines for wine! Rhan Wilson, Rick Zeek, Patti Maxine, Michael Westendorp, and guest Stephen Bigger will present their eclectic set of songs and, considering the TV Theme Song Show was just the week before - you'll likely hear some o' that, too.

Friday, January 4th, 2019

Stockwell Cellars
5:50 - 8:30
1100 Fair Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
United States
Price: $FREE

Jazz The Dog rings in the New year with some special tunes - at least that what we might expect considering Rhan is writing this blurb a year early.


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Upcoming Gigs - click on calendar for full list

  • Sep 29
    Kuumbwa Jazz Center,  Santa Cruz
  • Oct 6
    Downtown Felton,  Felton
  • Oct 14
    Peace United Church of Christ,  Santa Cruz
  • Oct 18
    Blitzer Gallery,  Santa Cruz
  • Nov 10
    United Methodist Church of Santa Cruz,  Santa Cruz

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