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Anthony Gomes

Canadian born now hails from Chicago, the exciting high energy singer-guitarist returns to Chan’s with his explosive style. Website  YouTube

Tickets: $20

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/13/2013 - 20:00

Johnny Hoy and the Blue Fish

Johnny Hoy & The Blue Fish migrate from the Vineyard to Chan's once again for a fantastically fun show. Website  YouTube

Tickets: $12

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/12/2013 - 20:00


Beginning in April and then the 1st Sunday of each month join us for our Soul & Roll Sundays AT CHAN’S with Rocktail Renditions.

Let's have some R&R together! Special guest: The Stormin’ Horns.


Event Date: 
Sun, 04/07/2013 - 16:00

Smokin' Joe Kubek & Bnois King

It is Texas blues at its finest when these two amazing musicians get together.

This show never disappoints when they ride on into Chan's. Website  YouTube

Tickets: $20

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/06/2013 - 20:00

Grace Kelly

Fourth year in a row named "Alto Saxophonist Rising Star" annual Downbeat Magazine Critics Poll Aug 2012.

Young Grace Kelly amazes the crowds with her playing and vocals! Website 

Tickets: $20

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/05/2013 - 20:00

Leon Redbone

This legendary entertainer has been thrilling audiences for a while now throughout the world in concert and on television.

A true entertainer. Website   YouTube

Tickets: $27

Event Date: 
Wed, 04/03/2013 - 20:00


Debo Band is a 11-member group led by Ethiopian-American saxophonist Danny Mekonnen and fronted by charismatic vocalist Bruck Tesfaye. Since their inception in 2006, the band has won raves for their groundbreaking take on Ethiopian pop music (think Ethiopiques), which incorporates traditional scales and vocal styles, alongside American soul and funk rhythms, and instrumentation reminiscent of Eastern European brass bands.

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/27/2013 - 20:00


Aaron Freeman, former front man for Ween, has stepped out to record his first-ever solo record, Marvelous Clouds. Out May 8th, the album features 13 heartfelt interpretations of songs written by 20th century poet/songwriter, Rod McKuen.

Marvelous Clouds reunites Freeman with Ben Vaughn, who produced Ween’s classic 12 Golden Country Greats.

$25 Advance | $28 Day of Show

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/26/2013 - 20:00


A devoted yogi who was born in Sintra, a small village near Lisboa, Portugal, Pais has played his own music all over the world with some of the best musicians in the New York scene. He plays original music that blends elements of his diverse cultural upbringing with elements of rock, world music and pop.

As grammy award winner Esperanza Spalding says: “Francisco Pais is an incredibly talented composer and arranger; he is dedicated and I support him and believe in him.”

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/25/2013 - 20:00


Bettye ripped up the Narrows last time through. Impassioned vocals writhing and prancing the stage like a panther. One of the best shows we have ever hosted.

We are honored and estatic for her return performance.

$35 Advance | $40 Day of Show

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/21/2013 - 20:00


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