Monday, May 18, 2009
SanFran MusicTech Summit

Panelist discussing: "Music Activism as a Catalyst for Change"
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Saturday, May 16, 2009 The Old Noodle Factory, West Oakland, CA
1255 26th St, West Oakland, Ca.
Turnip ‘Dem Beets! fundraiser to support The North Oakland Farmers’ Market beginning in June at Children’s Hospital, Oakland.
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Matthews-Yates-Sugar Trio Performance at Connecticut Yankee, San Francisco:
Saturday 3.14.09
Download the recording from Live Music Archive
First time ever configuration of founding members of Hot Buttered Rum, multi-instrumentalists/singers/songwriters Zachary Matthews and Erik Yates, along with Jambay bassist/vocalist Mike Sugar. This special show was put together by a local music freak and longtime Yankee patron for his 50th birthday.
Sugar, Yates, Matthews

Just for fun, check out my recent YouTube Video. This is a spoof on Bob Dylan's Subterranean Homesick Blues created for my friend's job application to the Best Job In the World.