Here's where, when and with whom I'm playing in the upcoming months, with links for more info. It's all good...
6, Saturday: James King & the Southsiders @ Crystal Mountain Resort, 33914 Crystal Mountain Blvd, Enumclaw, WA 98022. Award-winning raw soulful and rockin' blues and R&B, featuring James King on vocals, harmonica and down-and-dirty tenor saxophone. On the sundeck, come dance on your skis! 3:00pm–5:00pm.
6, Saturday: John Stephan Band @ Easy Monkey Taphouse, 17537 15th Ave NE Suite B, Shoreline, Washington 98155. Friendly neighborhood bar w/ dance floor, featuring rockin' soulful blues, R&B, roots, by triple-threat guitarist, singer, songwriter John Stephan, playing music from our brand new CD, "Hen House". 8:00pm. www.johnstephanband.com
7, Sunday: James King & the Southsiders @ The Spar, 2121 North 30th Street, Tacoma, WA. Iconic, long-running blues bar, the Southsiders' favorite gig! 7:00pm–10:00pm.
13, Saturday: Jeff "Drummerboy" Hayes & CD Woodbury @ The Musicquarium Lounge at the Triple Door, 216 Union Street, Seattle, WA 98101. Steve joins the super-solid groovemaster Jeff Hayes on drums and award-winning quitarist, singer, and fabulous showman CD Woodbury at the Triple Door's fantastic lounge, the Musicquarium. Don't miss this rare opportunity to see these three great musicians together. 9pm–midnight (Drummerboy, CD Woodbury)
20, Saturday: Los Orchids @ The Silver Bell Banquet & Ball at the Blue Heron Bar & Grill, 1810 W. Snoqualmie River Road, Carnation, WA. 98014. Come join us at the Blue Heron for St. Anthony's yearly social event, dinner, dancing and live auction. Tickets: $35, call 425-333-4930. 5:00–10:00pm. (Los Orchids, 60's Girl Group Show)
21, Sunday: Ron Bailey & the Tangents @ The Old Edison Inn, 5829 Cains Ct, Bow, Washington 98232. Lots of dancing! Ron Bailey, Al Katz, Mark Dalton, Kelly Van Camp, Steven Flynn... great band, great fun, early downbeat. 5:30pm–9:30pm.
27, Saturday: Los Orchids @ The VFW Redmond, 4330 148th Ave. NE, Redmond WA 98052. 5:00–10:00pm. (Los Orchids, 60's Girl Group Show)
11, Sunday: Ron Bailey & the Tangents @ The Old Edison Inn, 5829 Cains Ct, Bow, Washington 98232. Lots of dancing! Ron Bailey, Al Katz, Mark Dalton, Kelly Van Camp, Steven Flynn... great band, great fun, early downbeat. 5:30pm–9:30pm.
13, Tuesday: The Honky Tonkers @ The Little Red Hen, 7115 Woodlawn Ave NE, Seattle. It's Mardi Gras! Come party with us as we mash-up honky-tonk music with New Orleans R&B. 9:00pm–12:30am. Free country dance lessons, 8:00pm–9:00pm.
Honky Tonkers video.
14, Wednesday: The Honky Tonkers Duo @ Lagunitas Taproom & Beer Sanctuary, 1550 NW 49th St, Ballard. 6:00–8:00pm. Ricky Gene Powell and Steven Flynn perform soulful honky tonk music for your listening and beer drinking pleasure. Be there! 6:00pm–8:00pm.
17, Saturday: Los Orchids @ Muckleshoot Casino Galaxy Lounge, 2402 Auburn Way S., Auburn WA. The finest 60's Girl Group show in the fantastic Galaxy Lounge show room. Big dance floor! 5:00–8:30pm. (Los Orchids, 60's Girl Group Show)
Steven Flynn is a Northwest composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist. Playing piano, Hammond organ, and keyboards, he appears with the rock/rhythm-and-blues/Americana bands Jr Cadillac, Alice Stuart and the Formerlys, The Jet City Fliers, the John Stephan Band, and others. He also plays the ney, an ancient Middle-Eastern flute, and the harmonium in various contexts which often include whirling, sufi dancing, mystical poetry, and other wildness. His R&B songs can be heard on Jr Cadillac and Alice Stuart CDs. In the compositions on his solo CDs, ancient and modern musical elements combine to produce exotic soundscapes and musical narratives that ignite and inspire the imagination.