3/15: Skip Heller + Dick and Jane Family Orchestra Joshua Tree!

On Saturday, 3/15 at 9 PM, The Dick and Jane Family Orchestra with special guest Billy Shire on harp and The Skip Heller Trio will fill the desert night with song! No cover charge but donations will be accepted for the performers gas tanks and there will be snacks and refreshments available from the Joshua … Read more

1/31: Spindrift, Dick and Jane, Golden Sombrero at Viva Cantina!

Friday, Jan. 31, 9 PM – 12 AM Spindrift  The Dick and Jane Family Orchestra Golden Sombrero at Viva Cantina 900 W Riverside Dr, Burbank, CA 91506 NO COVER – ALL AGES www.vivacantina.com     It’s my birthday and I’ll play if I want to!   On January 31, my favorite Los Angeles area group, Spindrift makes their … Read more

12/14: A Very Vintage Xmas 12/15: Messaround in Burbank!

As we get closer to year’s end, lucky Southern California residents have two fabulous holiday events to attend this weekend – on Saturday, 12/14 A Very Vintage Xmas variety show and marketplace at the mid-century Mayflower Club in North Hollywood and on Sunday 12/15, Jonny Whiteside’s rockin’ Messaround at the Viva Cantina across from the … Read more

3/29: Dave Foley hosts Billy’s Thursday Night Fish Fry at La Luz

On the last Thursday of each month, Southern California’s axis of underground pop culture, Wacko / La Luz de Jesus Gallery hosts Billy’s Thursday Night Fish Fry & Community Social. The monthly event presents a diverse multi-media mixed-bag variety show of acoustic based music, spoken word, unusual performance and more. Billy Shire calls the night a “21st century salon” and aims to re-connect the local creative community with a free, two plus hour “in the round” show, with the performers in the center of the gallery. The show is open to all ages and there is no cover charge!

4/1: Gleason, Lim, Shinya, Watts – afterparty with Dick and Jane!

Friday April First – A fantastic four-person art exhibition at La Luz de Jesus at 8pm featuring Mark Gleason, Daniel Lim, Danni Shinya Luo and Heather Watts – plus an official free after-party at Taix Restaurant featuring The Dick and Jane Family Orchestra!

3/13: DD Divas! Dick and Jane with Patria Jacobs and Candye Kane

DD Divas at The Redwood Bar and Grill

Sunday, March 13, 2011, 8:30 pm
Redwood Bar & Grill
316 W. 2nd Street (at Hill)
Downtown Los Angeles, CA

Opening the show: The Dick and Jane Family Orchestra — featuring Jane Cantillon
Patria Jacobs
Exotiki
Candye Kane.

(Okay, Exotiki are all guys, so they’re not “divas”, much less “DD divas,” but we need something for the ladies.)

Of course, “DD” stands for “Divinely Delightful.” What do you think it stands for??

2/25: Dick and Jane Family Orchestra and Skip Heller Trio in Echo Park

Friday, Feb 25 2011 9pm

The Skip Heller Trio
The Dick and Jane Family Orchestra
Christopher Lockett

At Rafa’s Lounge and Gallery
1836 Sunset – at Glendale Blvd, right next to The Echo / The Echoplex – enter on Glendale Blvd. Rafa’s is a well kept secret, right in the middle of Echo Park – the beautiful but small hand-built gallery shows sculpture and paintings, and also boasts a small stage with a intimate living-room vibe.

2/10: Ding Dong Devils, Dick and Jane, Casino 66 at The Redwood

This Thursday – 2/10 – Dionysus Records brings you three bands at The Redwood featuring exotica with a twist from The Ding Dong Devils, The Dick and Jane Family Orchestra with Dionysus’ Lee Joseph on bass, and Casino 66, formerly The Huntington Cads and featuring ex members of The Finks, The Witchdoctors and The Tiki … Read more

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