We are thrilled to announce a new weekly show, Thursday nights at Sassafras Saloon in Hollywood, starting 1/26 at 10pm! Details to follow, but I believe this will be some kind of karaoke contest with amazing prizes. Stay tuned, Hollywood!
We're adding a bunch of new songs for the new year! These ones will be on the list starting today:
- David Bowie - Space Oddity
- Dolly Parton - Jolene
- Led Zeppelin - Immigrant Song
- Neil Young - Hey Hey, My My (Into The Black)
- Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here
- Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
- Just the parts that sound like a rock song, not the opera in the middle -- we will NOT do The Fandango!
We've updated our calendar for January & February 2017! We'll be back for all our weekly shows in the new year, including:
- Mondays at Golden Road Brewing, Glendale
- Mondays at The Auld Dubliner, Long Beach
- Tuesdays & Thursdays at Umami/Improv, Irvine Spectrum
- Wednesdays at Copper Blues, Oxnard
There is one cancelation -- we won't be at Golden Road on Monday 1/9, due to a private party. See you at the bar!
P.S. -- New songs coming soon for the new year ;)
We regret to announce two cancelations for our Tuesday night show Umami Burger / Irvine Improv show this month: we will not be there on Dec 13th or Dec 20th. However, we will still be there tonight (Dec 6th), and Dec 27th, as well as every other Tuesday and Thursday for the rest of the year and beyond.
We also will not be at Copper Blues Oxnard for our regular Wednesday show this week, Dec 7th, but we will be there every other Wednesday for the rest of the year and beyond. We hope you can come rock out with us at some or all of these shows!
For a limited time only, sing these Christmas songs with the band!
- Bruce Springsteen - Santa Clause Is Coming To Town
- Chuck Berry - Run, Rudolph, Run
- Darlene Love - Christmas, Baby, Please Come Home
- Elvis - Blue Christmas
- Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You
- U2 - Christmas, Baby, Please Come Home
Happy holidays, everyone -- see you at the shows!
Fans of our show at O'Brien's Irish Pub in Santa Monica will have to wait a little longer to see us there again. They have announced they will be closed for renovations through the end of the year, so our November and December shows are cancelled. Check out our calendar and come sing with us somewhere else!
We are back at the Umami/Improv Irvine Spectrum on Tuesdays! Starting next week (11/15), we will doing live band karaoke be on the outdoor patio stage every TUESDAY AND THURSDAY from 9:30 to 12:30. Come rock out, Irvine!
We're happy to announce that starting on November 9th we have a new Wednesday night show at Copper Blues in Oxnard! It's an amazing venue with a great stage and sound system, and we'll be doing live band karaoke every Wednesday from 8pm - 11pm. Come rock out with us, Oxnard!
Live Band Karaoke is perfect for holiday parties, and we still have some dates open in December! If you or the company you work for is having a holiday party this year, take it to the next level and book Casual Encounters! Email firstname.lastname@example.org to ask about rates and availability.
We added some new songs to the list:
- Ariana Grande - Dangerous Woman
- Chris Janson - Buy Me A Boat
- Coldplay - Viva La Vida
- Rihanna - Umbrella
- Shawn Mendes - Stitches
- Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Maps
Come sing 'em with us!
We've updated our calendar through the end of the year! A few things to note:
- We're taking Halloween off at Golden Road, and we will also be taking off the entire month of December at Golden Road. We will still be there every Monday in October & November, with the exception of Monday 10/31
- We will also miss our regular show at O'Brien's Irish Pub on 10/28, while they finish their renovation. Should be back up in November!
We're adding some new songs to the list!
- Alicia Keys - No One
- The Cure - Just Like Heaven
- Eve 6 - Inside Out
- Weezer - My Name Is Jonas
Come give 'em a spin!
Sad to announce we have to cancel the show at Irvine Improv on Thursday 9/15, due to a show in the comedy room that's running long. Sorry for the inconvenience, everyone -- we'll be back 9/22, and every Thursday after that!
We are thrilled to announce our new show at Auld Dubliner in Long Beach! We will be there alternate Mondays in August: the first, fifteenth, and twenty ninth, from 10pm to 1am. If it's a success, it may move to weekly after that. Come rock out, Long Beach!
We will be taking a hiatus from our Tuesday show at Umami/The Improv Irvine Spectrum. We'll still be there every Thursday, but there will be no Tuesday shows from 7/26 and the end of August. We'll be back up in September every Tuesday & Thursday!
We updated our calendar for August, including our weekly shows at Golden Road, Umami Burger Irvine Spectrum, Fubar, and Hard Rock Cafe, our monthly shows at Malibu Wines and O'Brien's Irish Pub, and a special event at the LA Zoo!