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THE CALENDAR:
Feb 16 2021, Fat Tuesday, 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
LIVE Streaming with Snakebite Jacobs & a cast of 9th Ward Millionaires, Left Coast Syncopators, and a little Rhythmtown-Jive, incl. Mike Rinta, Tim Eschliman, Kevin Zuffi, Kevin Hayes
(New Orleans R&B, and beyond)

Streaming from the Globe Records facebook Event Page

The Big Annual Tradition!... Feb 16, 2021 FAT TUESDAY in conjunction with Sweetwater Music Hall Live Events. 30th Annual! Mardi Gras Day Mambofest with the big boss New Orleans R&B Gumbo mix of Rhythmtown-Jive ...feat. Tim Eschliman (played with Etta James, Commander Cody, Christmas Jug Band), Kevin Zuffi (Earl King, Joe Louis Walker, Coasters), Mike Rinta (Sly & Family Stone, Jimmy Vaughn), Ken Jacobs "Snakebite" (Frankie Ford, New Orleans Nightcrawlers, Kinky Friedman & Texas Jewboys and Bowen Brown (Tommy Castro & the Painkillers, John Lee Hooker)
See Facebook Event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/344346173571464/
Click on "Going" or "interested" on this Facebook Event page and you will get a notice an hour before the live stream.
Day of show, just before 5:00 PM PST you should be able to see it from the Globe Records page:
https://www.facebook.com/GlobeRecordsSince1986
...or the Rhythmtown-Jive page:
https://www.facebook.com/Rhythmtown-Jive-93003859514
...or the Sweetwater Page:
https://www.facebook.com/SweetH20MusicHall/
...or the Tim Eschliman page:
https://www.facebook.com/rhythmtownjive/

**If you have trouble, try the comments area ion tbne Event Page

If you enjoy this performance consider an appropriate response.
· For tipping:
Venmo: https://www.venmo.com/snakebite-jacobs-62 or
Paypal: https://www.paypal.me/GlobeRecords
Cash App: https://cash.app/$OneGlobe
· To help locally during these crises:
-Sweetwater Music Hall is now a California 501c3 non-profit public benefit organization, which has begun operating the music and education programming theie Music Hall. They been closed since March 2020 and NEED YOUR HELP to safely bring live music back into all of our lives and make sure our doors have not been closed forever. The mission of the new non-profit is to ensure the infinite legacy of Sweetwater, with music and cultural diversity, showcasing all forms of arts and education: https://sweetwatermusichall.org/donate/
- Sonoma County Resilience Fund - largest long-term disaster recovery fund in Sonoma Co (Covid-19, wildfires & beyond): https://cfs.fcsuite.com/erp/donate/create?funit_id=1652
- NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund: https://org2.salsalabs.com/o/6857/p/salsa/donation/common/public/?donate_page_KEY=15780
· To purchase music: GlobeRecords.com for CDs / LPs, etc including Rhythmtown-Jive - which features Some of these guys
Dec 27, 2020, Sun. R&B&Z 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. - Cancelled!
"New Orleans R&B and American Roots: jump-blues, boogie woogie, zydeco"
Tim Eschliman, Bruce Gordon (RJ alums) & Luis Rodriguez
Murphy's Irish Pub - Outdoors in Sonoma!
464 1st St E Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 935-0660 - back in the alley...

Nov 7, 2020, Sat. R&B&Z 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
"New Orleans R&B and American Roots: jump-blues, boogie woogie, zydeco"
Tim Eschliman, Bruce Gordon (RJ alums) & Luis Rodriguez
Murphy's Irish Pub - Outdoors in Sonoma!
464 1st St E Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 935-0660 - back in the alley...
See who else is going...Facebook Invitation:
June 27 2020, Fri., 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
LIVE Streaming with Snakebite Jacobs & a cast of 9th Ward Millionaires, Left Coast Syncopators, and a little Rhythmtown-Jive, incl. Mike Rinta, Tim Eschliman, Kevin Zuffi, Kevin Hayes
(New Orleans R&B, and beyond)

Streaming from the Globe Records facebook Event Page

Sat. June 27 1:30 PDT. Globe Records Digital Artists & Cohorts Curated Live Streaming Fest #9 - saturday afternoon! Online performance! Ken Jacobs (aka Snakebite from Kinky Friedman, New Orleans Nightcrawlers), with a cast of characters... is it 9th Ward Millionaires, Left Coast Syncopators, Rhythmtown-Jive? ... well, perhaps... or some of all of the above... Tim Eschliman (from Etta James, Commander Cody, New Copasetics) Mike Rinta (Pac. Mambo Orch, Jimmy Vaughn), Kevin Zuffi (Joe Louis Walker, Rhythmtown-Jive), Kevin Hayes (Robert Cray, Bonnie Hayes). Lots of New Orleans R&B, blues, jazz, back porch ramblings... Might even be some birthdays in celebration as well...
If you enjoy this performance consider an appropriate response.
· For tipping:
Venmo: https://www.venmo.com/snakebite-jacobs-62 or
Paypal: https://www.paypal.me/GlobeRecords
Cash App: https://cash.app/$OneGlobe
GoFundMe: https://www.gofundme.com/f/new-copasetics-new-album-promotion (TE's band fundraiser)
· To help locally during these crises:
- Sonoma County Resilience Fund - largest long-term disaster recovery fund in Sonoma Co (Covid-19, wildfires & beyond): https://cfs.fcsuite.com/erp/donate/create?funit_id=1652
- NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund: https://org2.salsalabs.com/o/6857/p/salsa/donation/common/public/?donate_page_KEY=15780
· To purchase music: GlobeRecords.com for CDs / LPs, etc including Rhythmtown-Jive - which features Some of these guys
Mar 17, 2020, Tues. R&B&Z 7:30 - 11:00 p.m. (and most Every Tuesday!)
"New Orleans R&B and American Roots: jump-blues, boogie woogie, zydeco"
Tim Eschliman, Bruce Gordon (RJ alums) & Luis Rodriguez
Sonoma Speakeasy - Reopened at long last!
452 First St. East Suite G (on the Sonoma Plaza in the Mercato)
Sonoma, California 95476 (707) 996-1364
See who else is going...Facebook Invitation:
Feb. 25, 2020 FAT TUESDAY Street Parade & Dance Concert
29th Annual! Mardi Gras Day Mambofest at The Big Easy in Petaluma, CA
...with Special Guests the K-GIRLS:
Keta Bill, Kathy Kennedy and Katie Guthorn of Big Bang Beat

The Big Annual Tradition lives on... Feb. 25, 2020 FAT TUESDAY Street Parade & Dance Concert in Petaluma, CA ... 29th Annual! Mardi Gras Day Mambofest
NOTE: WE RECOMMEND YOU GET YOUR TICKETS AHEAD OF TIME.
Get your TICKETS here: Tickets for Mardi Gras Feb 25
DETAILS: Meet at Putnam Plaza, in front of the Big Easy (128 American Alley, P'luma 94952) for Neighborhood Street Parade... - with a Marching Brass Band through downtown.
With Tim Eschliman (played with Etta James, Commander Cody, Christmas Jug Band), Kevin Zuffi (Earl King, Joe Louis Walker, Coasters), Mike Rinta (Sly & Family Stone, Jimmy Vaughn), Ken "Snakebite" Jacobs (Frankie Ford, New Orleans Nightcrawlers, Kinky Friedman & Texas Jewboys), Michael Peloquin (Tommy Castro, E.C. Scott) and Jeff Campitelli (Joe Satriani)
Email us at live@rhythmtown-jive.com for details.
See who else is going:
Facebook Invitation:

Mardi Gras at Big Easy 2020
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Feb 24, 2020, 29th Annual! Mardi Gras Mambofest
      Mon, LUNDI GRAS at Poor House Bistro 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
5-Man RJs:
Tim Eschliman, Mike Rinta, Michael Peloquin, Kevin Zuffi & Jeff Campitelli

(New Orleans R&B and Mardi Gras music.)

at "San Jose's New Orleans Joint"
91 S Autumn St, San Jose, CA 95110
(408) 292-5837
The Poor House brings the sights, sounds and tastes of New Orleans to the San Jose Downtown area. The menu offers the greatest hits of New Orleans Dining. Dishes include Blackened Chicken Wings, Gumbo, Cajun Popcorn Salad, Crawfish Pasta, BBQ Shrimp, Red Beans & Rice, Corn Muffins, Jambalaya and Muffaletta Sandwiches.
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Feb 22, 2020, Sat., 8:00 pm, Doors 7:30 Palms Playhouse
(at Winters, CA Opera House)
29th Annual Mardi Gras Mambofest by Rhythmtown-Jive
with special guests
the K-GIRLS (Keta Bill, Kathy Kennedy and Katie Guthorn from Big Bang Beat.

... a R&B New Orleans Dance Party featuring

Mike Rinta, Michael Peloquin, Ken "Snakebite" Jacobs, Tim Eschliman, Kevin Zuffi & Jeff Campitelli
This is our big annual party during the Mardi Gras Season. Pulling out all the stops, on a musical gumbo of New Orleans R&B, brass band, zydeco, gospel, roots rock and boogie...
13 Main St Winters, CA 95694
Box Office 530-795-1825
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Facebook Invitation:
Rhythmtown-Jive + the K-Girls poster for 2-22-2020
Rhythmtown-Jive + the K-Girls

Feb 20, 2020, Thurs
"A 29th Annual Mardi Gras Mambofest Celebration
with Rhythmtown-Jive, the K-Girls (from Big Bang Beat)
at Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA...
the K-GIRLS: Keta Bill, Kathy Kennedy & Katie Guthorn of Big Bang Beat PLUS Mark Karan
and featuring Ken "Snakebite" Jacobs, Tim Eschliman, Kevin Zuffi, Mike Rinta, Michael Peloquin & Jeff Campitelli
This will be a night of a musical gumbo of New Orleans R&B, Funk, Brass Band & Zydeco tunes

Thurs, 2/20, 8:00 pm, Doors 7:00
19 Corte madera Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941 (415) 388-3850
Advance tickets suggested
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Mardi Gras mambofest 2-20-2020
Dec. 13-22, 2019
the Christmas Jug Band's "Live From The West Pole" Tour
with Tim Eschliman & Ken "Snakebite" Jacobs of the RJs plus others from various musical agregations
Nov 22 2019, Fri., 9:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Mike Rinta & The Left Coast Syncopaters Live at The Saloon: Tim Eschliman, Kevin Zuffi, Kevin Dillon, Snakebite Jacobs
(New Orleans R&B, and beyond)

The Saloon
1232 Grant Ave (Between Fresno and Vallejo), San Francisco, California 94133
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Nov 17, 2019, Sun. Aft. 2:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Norton Buffalo 10 Year Celebration
RJ alums Tim Eschliman, Bruce Gordon, Gary Silva and many others
Sonoma Vets Hall
126 First Street West Sonoma, CA 95476
Benefit for Mr Music Foundation & Lung Cancer Foundation of America
See who else is going...Facebook Invitation:
Nov 10, 2019, Sun. Aft. 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.
"New Orleans R&B and American Roots"
R&B & The Promise of Z: RJ alums Tim Eschliman, Lou Rodriguez (Gator Beat)
& Bruce Gordon (Zydeco Flames) plus guests
AND T-Luke & The Tight Suits
Reel & Brand
401 Grove Street, Sonoma, California 95476
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Oct 6, 2019, Sun. Aft. 2:30 - 5:30 p.m.
"New Orleans R&B and American Roots"
RJ alums Tim Eschliman and Lou Rodriguez (Gator Beat) & Bruce Gordon (Zydeco Flames) plus guests
Starling Bar Sonoma
19380 Highway 12 - Sonoma, CA 95476 - 707-938-7442
See who else is going...Facebook Invitation:
July 27 & 28, 2019, Sat., 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.,. Sun 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Left Coast Syncopators:
Tim Eschliman, Ken "Snakebite" Jacobs, Kevin Zuffi, Mike Rinta and Kevin Dillon

(New Orleans R&B, and beyond)

New Orleans festival at California's Great America
Great America introduces Cajun style southern fun with the
*Taste of Orleans* festival - featuring delicious Cajun food, live Jazz music, and nightly fireworks.
Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054
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July 20 & 21, 2019, Sat., 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.,. Sun 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Left Coast Syncopators:
Tim Eschliman, Ken "Snakebite" Jacobs, Kevin Zuffi, Rene Jenkins and Kevin Dillon

(New Orleans R&B, and beyond)

New Orleans festival at California's Great America
Great America introduces Cajun style southern fun with the
*Taste of Orleans* festival - featuring delicious Cajun food, live Jazz music, and nightly fireworks.
Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054
See who else is going:
Facebook Invitation:
July 13 & 14, 2019, Sat., 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.,. Sun 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Left Coast Syncopators:
Tim Eschliman, Ken "Snakebite" Jacobs, Kevin Zuffi, Rene Jenkins and Kevin Dillon

(New Orleans R&B, and beyond)

New Orleans festival at California's Great America
Great America introduces Cajun style southern fun with the
*Taste of Orleans* festival - featuring delicious Cajun food, live Jazz music, and nightly fireworks.
Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054
See who else is going:
Facebook Invitation:
June 28, 2019 "A Celebration of Dr. John and New Orleans Music"
with Rhythmtown-Jive, the K-Girls (from Big Bang Beat), and Mark Karan
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
With... the K-GIRLS: Keta Bill, Kathy Kennedy & Carol Bozzio Littleton of Big Bang Beat PLUS Mark Karan
and featuring Ken "Snakebite" Jacobs, Tim Eschliman, Kevin Zuffi, Kevin Dillon, Jim Peterson & Larry Leight
This will be a night of the best of Dr. John and a musical gumbo of New Orleans R&B,
Friday 6/28, 8:00 pm, Doors 7:00
19 Corte madera Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941 (415) 388-3850
Advance tickets suggested
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Dr John
June 2, 2019, Sun. Aft. 2:30 - 5:30 p.m.
"New Orleans R&B and American Roots"
RJ alums Tim Eschliman and Lou Rodriguez (Gator Beat) & Bruce Gordon plus guests
Starling Bar Sonoma
19380 Highway 12 - Sonoma, CA 95476 - 707-938-7442
See who else is going...Facebook Invitation:
Apr 28, 2019, Sun. Aft. 2:30 - 5:30 p.m.
"New Orleans R&B and American Roots"
RJ alums Tim Eschliman and Lou Rodriguez (Gator Beat) & Bruce Gordon plus guests
Starling Bar Sonoma
19380 Highway 12 - Sonoma, CA 95476 - 707-938-7442
See who else is going...Facebook Invitation:
Apr 12, 2019, Armando's, Martinez, CA
27th Annual Mardi Gras Mambofest by Rhythmtown-Jive
Doing the songs of "Girl Groups & Girl Singers of New Orleans"
...with Special Guests the K-GIRLS:
Keta Bill, Kathy Kennedy of Big Bang Beat
PLUS Vicki Randle (Tonight Show Band, Mavis Staples)
... a R&B New Orleans Dance Party.
...featuring Michael Peloquin, Ken "Snakebite" Jacobs, Tim Eschliman, Kevin Zuffi, Kevin Dillon & Rene Jenkins
This is our big annual party around Mardi Gras Season. Pulling out all the stops, on a musical gumbo of New Orleans R&B, brass band, zydeco, gospel, roots rock and boogie...
8:00 pm show
707 Marina Vista Ave, Martinez, CA 94553
Phone: (925) 228-6985
Advance tickets available for any show during operating hours or call 925-228-6985
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Many of our shows are private parties, which are not listed.
If you'd like to contact us about playing at your event,
email us at live@rhythmtown-jive.com or call (415) 381-1702
More date listings coming soon...


RJ home page There is a list of our favorite past shows on our Memorable Occasions page..

CD Release - On The Main Stem featuring Mardi Gras tunes and 7 cuts with special guest Johnnie Johnson!

Check out the West Coast Mardi Gras Party compilation CD that includes a track by Rhythmtown-Jive!

RJ home page Back to the Rhythmtown-Jive Home Page!!

audio I need to hear some RJ songs Now!

Video What about that RJ Video with Johnnie Johnson?

RJ home page If you'd like to to be on our Live Dates email list send the RJs a note with your email address.

RJ home page Rhythmtown-Jive tour dates on songkick


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