Upcoming Concerts

  • Jul 08
    Oregon Country Fair
    Veneta, OR
  • Jul 09
    Oregon Country Fair
    Veneta, OR
  • Jul 16
    Saturday Stream
    Howling Moon Studio, CA
  • Jul 20
    "Music in the Park" at Truckee River Park Amphitheater
    Truckee, CA
  • Jul 21
    Moraga Commons Park
    Moraga, CA
  • Jul 23
    Love on Haight
    San Francisco, CA
  • Aug 06
    Salmon Fest
    Ninilchik, AK
  • Aug 07
    Salmon Fest
    Ninilchik, AK
  • Sep 08
    KRSH Backyard Concert
    Santa Rosa, CA
  • Sep 10
    June Lake Jam Fest
    June Lake, CA
Jul 8
Oregon Country Fair - Veneta, OR
Jul 9
Oregon Country Fair - Veneta, OR
Jul 16
Saturday Stream - Howling Moon Studio, CA
Jul 20
"Music in the Park" at Truckee River Park Amphitheater - Truckee, CA
Jul 21
Moraga Commons Park - Moraga, CA
Jul 23
Love on Haight - San Francisco, CA
Aug 6
Salmon Fest - Ninilchik, AK
Aug 7
Salmon Fest - Ninilchik, AK
Sep 8
KRSH Backyard Concert - Santa Rosa, CA
Sep 10
June Lake Jam Fest - June Lake, CA

Moonalice News

  • Commemorating the 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival!!!
  • Moonalice Minute: Lester & Dylan Chambers (Episode 1)
  • Acoustic Guitar Magazine: Barry, Roger and T’s play Nick and Woo Woo
  • PopMatters: Bottlerock Napa review … featuring Moonalice
  • Moonalice Will Not Play Indoors Until Further Notice
  • Bottlerock Napa 2022: Photos by Bob Minkin
  • Riff Magazine: story about Moonalice with interviews, preview of BottleRock!
  • Songfacts podcast: Lester Chambers!
  • Summer of Soul -- Featuring Lester Chambers & The Chambers Brothers -- wins Academy Award!
  • Wonderful TV interview with Lester Chambers!`
Commemorating the 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival!!!
Moonalice Minute: Lester & Dylan Chambers (Episode 1)
Acoustic Guitar Magazine: Barry, Roger and T’s play Nick and Woo Woo
PopMatters: Bottlerock Napa review … featuring Moonalice
Moonalice Will Not Play Indoors Until Further Notice
Bottlerock Napa 2022: Photos by Bob Minkin
Riff Magazine: story about Moonalice with interviews, preview of BottleRock!
Songfacts podcast: Lester Chambers!
Summer of Soul -- Featuring Lester Chambers & The Chambers Brothers -- wins Academy Award!
Wonderful TV interview with Lester Chambers!`

What To Watch (Archive)

  • Jun 25, 2022 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
    Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we will co...
  • Jun 10, 2022 / Friday Night Live at the Plaza (Cloverdale)
    According to Moonalice legend, the town of Cloverdale was incorporated in 1872 when the San Francisco and...
  • Jun 11, 2022 / Fairfax Festival - Green Park Stage (Fairfax)
    Due to poor internet connectivity at the venue, this show will be broadcast 6/19 at 4:20pm
  • Jun 12, 2022 / The Hog Farm Hideaway (Laytonville)
    According to Moonalice legend, we are gathered here today to celebrate two of the best things about Ameri...
  • Jun 19, 2022 / Re-Broadcast: Fairfax Festival (Fairfax)
    Due to poor internet connectivity at the venue, view »
  • Jun 18, 2022 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
    Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we will co...
  • Jun 4, 2022 / Crooked Lane Brewery (Auburn)
    According to Moonalice legend, this band has gotten into time travel … and we are taking all of you wit...
  • Jun 5, 2022 / Redwood Mountain Faire (Felton)
    According to Moonalice legend, the rain in Felton falls mainly in the winter months. You may be wondering...
  • Jul 2, 2022 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
    Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we will co...
  • Jun 20, 2022 / Re-broadcast: The Hog Farm Hideaway (Laytonville)
    According to Moonalice Legend, bandwidth was in short supply for this show...
Jun 25, 2022 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we will co...
Jun 10, 2022 / Friday Night Live at the Plaza (Cloverdale)
According to Moonalice legend, the town of Cloverdale was incorporated in 1872 when the San Francisco and...
Jun 11, 2022 / Fairfax Festival - Green Park Stage (Fairfax)
Due to poor internet connectivity at the venue, this show will be broadcast 6/19 at 4:20pm
Jun 12, 2022 / The Hog Farm Hideaway (Laytonville)
According to Moonalice legend, we are gathered here today to celebrate two of the best things about Ameri...
Jun 19, 2022 / Re-Broadcast: Fairfax Festival (Fairfax)
Due to poor internet connectivity at the venue, view »
Jun 18, 2022 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we will co...
Jun 4, 2022 / Crooked Lane Brewery (Auburn)
According to Moonalice legend, this band has gotten into time travel … and we are taking all of you wit...
Jun 5, 2022 / Redwood Mountain Faire (Felton)
According to Moonalice legend, the rain in Felton falls mainly in the winter months. You may be wondering...
Jul 2, 2022 / Saturday Stream (Howling Moon Studio)
Following 420 daily "Shelter-In-Place" streams, live shows are finally starting to open up and we will co...
Jun 20, 2022 / Re-broadcast: The Hog Farm Hideaway (Laytonville)
According to Moonalice Legend, bandwidth was in short supply for this show...

Music

VIDEO COMING
Mar 11
Aggie Theatre - Fort Collins, CO
Mar 4
Great American Music Hall - San Francisco, CA
Feb 28
Cox Capital Theatre - Macon, GA
Feb 27
Smith's Olde Bar - Atlanta, GA
Feb 26
Live Wire Music Hall - Savannah, GA
Feb 24
Georgia Theater - Athens, GA
Feb 22
Skipper's Smokehouse - Tampa, FL
Feb 21
Freebird Live - Jacksonville, FL
Feb 19
Pour House - Charleston, SC
Jan 31
Don Quixote's - Felton, CA
Mar 14
Owsley's Golden Road - Denver, CO
Mar 15
Three 20 South - Breckenridge, CO
Mar 25
Fishlips - Bakersfield, CA
Mar 26
The Mint - Los Angeles, CA
Mar 27
Winston's Beach Club - San Diego, CA
Mar 28
Goat Head Saloon - Mesa, AZ
Mar 29
Club Congress - Tucson, AZ
Apr 2
19 Broadway Nite Club - Fairfax, CA
Apr 3
Slim's - San Francisco, CA
Apr 4
Red Lion Hotel & Casino - Elko, NV
Mar 13, 2009
Owsley's Golden Road IN DENVER, CO
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According to Moonalice legend, Friday the 13th has long been a source of superstition within the tribe. In ancient times, the tribe had strict rules for Friday the 13th, mostly in the form of things to avoid. For example, work was discouraged on Friday the 13th. So was hunting for water buffalo. In time, the superstition became more nuanced as the tribe sought ways to combat the forces of darkness. Naturally, the weapon of choice for combating evil spirits was hemp. The tribe tried everything. They tried hanging a rope noose from the front door. That didn't work. Then they tried putting hemp fabric curtains over the windows. That didn't get it done either. They tried burning stems and seeds in the fireplace. No luck. Then a young tribe member in Denver, one Jason Hockeymask Moonalice, came up with a brilliant idea!!! A smoke out!!! So every Friday the 13th since then, the tribe has taken the time to smoke itself into unconsciousness. It works every time.

According to Moonalice legend, Denver was home to a 19th century criminal mastermind named Jefferson Randolph Smith II. He was known as Soapy and is no relation to Hardwood, as his story makes clear. Soapy was a con man of the first order. For 20 years, he preyed on the citizens of Denver with a variety of confidence scams. He was a major innovator in small time cons practiced on a large scale. He would go to a street corner and set up what he called a tripe and keister. Seriously. The tripe and keister was a tripod with a box on top. The box was filled with bars of soap wrapped in paper. Soapy would take a few bars and make a big show of inserting a $1, $10, and $100 bill into three of them, before rewrapping them and pretending to mix them in with other wrapped bars in the box. The audience would pay $1 or more per bar for soap that would otherwise have cost 5 cents. Soapy bought off the entire city government and wound up owning the crime business in this town. Eventually, the good citizens of Denver ran Soapy out of town. He eventually moved his operation to the Moonalice enclave of Skagway, Alaska. Soapy terrorized Skagway for a year before the tribe had enough and somebody killed him.

According to Moonalice legend, Denver was home to one of the wackier members of the tribe. Her name was Yippie-Eye-O Moonalice, she lived in this area before white people got there. And she had some very strange ideas. For example, she was a pioneer in hyperventilation. She liked the high.

It is a fact that the Moonalice tribe does not believe in judging anyone, no matter how weird. It is also a fact that the tribe has no issue with people getting high, especially in the Mile High City, where you can't help it. But Yippie-Eye-O was convinced she could do better by inhaling 60 sixty times a minute. She sounded like an overheated bulldog. But it worked for her. Fortunately, the rest of the tribe chose another path.

According to Moonalice legend, Yippie-Eye-O Moonalice eventually abandoned hyperventilation in favor of other methods. True to form, she chose her own path. She thought burning hemp was bad for the environment; she was also convinced it was fattening. So Yippie-Eye-O went organic and baked. The organic part was easy in those days, but baked required some effort. She tried everything, but in the end she just put her buds in the oven. Then she stuck her head in. That's when things started to go wrong. The rest, as they say, is legend. Earl Grey Day! Painting by Scramble Campbell (#1)

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Click the "I was there!" link above to mark your attendance for this show. If video archive is available, click "Launch Video" on the left the watch and add the show to your Couch Tour!

2009-03-13 @ Owsley's Golden Road