Thursday, June 14, 2018

How many musicians in the band? About 1/2 of 'em.

Friday June 15th,
Lake Gregory Regional Park, 24171 Lake Dr, Crestline, CA 92325
5-9pm. There will be a farmer's market and food trucks. We play right next to the lake.
Free!

Saturday June 16th,
Pappy & Harriet's Pioneertown Palace
, 53688 Pioneertown Rd, Pioneertown, CA 92268
with the Shadow Mountain Band at 6:30.
We go on at 7:30pm.
Free. All Ages. Recommendations recommended!

GET IN THE VAN

Article in the Coachella Valley Independent!

Hope to see you out there in the summatimes!

Pics from last week in Groveland at the Iron Door Saloon and down at the Tuolumne River...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

"It’s a great place to let the city sort of wash off your back & get some fresh air.”

PCB Summer Tour in Full Force...

Friday June 1st.
Cinema Bar, 3967 Sepulveda Blvd. Culver City, CA 90230
8:00-9:00pm -- Bennett Chesne
9:30-Close: PCB
21+, Free!

Saturday June 2nd,
Figueroa Mtn Brew Co. Santa Barbara, 137 Anacapa StSte F. 93101
7-10pm
Free!

Friday June 8th and Saturday June 9th,
The Iron Door Saloon, 18761 Main St, Groveland, CA 95321
9pm-close.
It's a weekender!

Friday June 15th,
Lake Gregory Regional Park, 24171 Lake Dr, Crestline, CA 92325
5-9pm. There will be a farmer's market and food trucks. We play right next to the lake.
Free!

Saturday June 16th,
Pappy & Harriet's Pioneertown Palace
, 53688 Pioneertown Rd, Pioneertown, CA 92268
with the Shadow Mountain Band at 6:30.
We go on at 7:30pm.
Free. All Ages. Recommendations recommended!

GET IN THE VAN

Article in the Coachella Valley Independent!

Hope to see you out there in the summatimes!




Friday, May 25, 2018

"While you were busy playing, we were putting on a show!"

Topanga Days After Party

Sunday, May 27th
Froggy's Heart Lodge & Honky Tonk, 1105 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, Topanga, CA 90290
7-9pm, Free!
There will be food. There will be drink. There will be mirth!
Also performing, Canyon Grass and Bryan Titus Trio

Drums: Shane Considine
Bass: Jason Chesney
Guitar: Dutch Suoninen




Tuesday, May 1, 2018


Friday, April 20, 2018

Bitches love brunch : Sunday at Wilshire Restaurant

Sunday April 22nd,
Brunch at Wilshire Restaurant, 2454 Wilshire Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90403
12:30-3:30pm. Acoustic duo. Great Food!

It's the 2nd installment of Paul Chesne's Funtime Sunday-time Hour at Wilshire Restaurant.

3/24 at Pappy & Harriet's by Tailstar.com

Friday, April 13, 2018

Saturday night in the Funk Zone, Santa Barbara

Saturday April 14,
Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.,
 137 Anacapa St. Suite F. Santa Barbara, CA 93101
7-10pm. Free!

Bass: Jason "J-Sonic" Chesney
Guitar: Steve "Steval Knieval" Tegel
Drums: Rich "Never Tardy for the Party" Berardi

From last Monday night at Good Times at Davey Wayne's in Hollywood. Photo by Matt Farber...


Played at Catie & Chris's wedding in Palm Desert last week...

Cheers!

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Paul Chesne's Museum of Nice Things -- Hollywood & Palm Springs

Monday April 9th,
Good Times at Davey Wayne's,
1611 N El Centro Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028
2 late night sets with the great Matt Farber DJ'ing all night.
10:30-close. Free!

Very excited to announce the newest treasure recently acquired by Paul Chesne's Museum of Nice Things
What we have here is a cassette tape of exclusive recordings AND a cologne bottle containing a signature Elvis Presley scent.

This is truly a monumental & generous gift from my dear friends Helen & Tim Ashford.

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Pappy & Harriet's 3/24. Photo by Tailstar.com

Easter egg man!
Played at Catie & Chris's wedding in Palm Desert


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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Culver City Sunday : Santa Barbara Saturday : Santa Monica Easter Brunch Acoustic

This weekend is gonna be a musical bonanza!

Friday March 30,
Cinema Bar
, 3967 Sepulveda Blvd. 90230
9-Close. Free!

Saturday March 31st,
Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.
137 Anacapa St. Santa Barbara, CA 93101
We play from 7-10:30pm
Free!

Sunday April 1st,
Easter Brunch at Wilshire Restaurant, 2454 Wilshire Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90403
Noon-2. Acoustic trio. Great Food!

It's the first installment of Paul Chesne's Funtime Sunday-time Hour at Wilshire Restaurant.








Friday, March 23, 2018

Tables are only good for tipping over and standing on anyways

Saturday, March 24th
Pappy & Harriet's Pioneertown Palace, 53688 Pioneertown Rd. 92268
8-close
Free!

Table reservations are all booked up, but there is always standing room and you can order food and everything from the bar still. Tables are only good for tipping over and standing on anyways.

The Pioneertown Snowstorm -- February 19, 2011...





Monday, March 19, 2018

Townhouse Tuesdays & Pappy & Harriet's this Saturday

Back from Europe and ready to rock North America once again.

Tuesday, March 20th
Townhouse & the Del Monte Speakeasy, 52 Windward Ave. Venice, CA 90291
Lacey Kay Cowden 9pm
Cristina Vane 9:30pm
PCB 10:30pm

&
Saturday, March 24th
Pappy & Harriet's Pioneertown Palace, 53688 Pioneertown Rd. 92268
8-close
Free! Reservations recommended.








Monday, February 12, 2018

House Concert in Venice this Sat with lotsa great musicians & Europe!

Saturday February 24th,
House Concert in Venice
Lots of acts.
I go on at ~3:30 before the Sun goes down.
It's free. Tips welcome.

Message me for address because the cops are on my Twitter!

Expected performers:
Lacey Kay Cowden
Tom Freund
Renata Youngblood
Amilia K Spicer
Flip Cassady
Chris Caplan
Sean FayeCullen
Tim O'Gara

Nice little lineup...




Also, I'm headed to Europe from 3/9-18. Show details to follow!



Wednesday, January 24, 2018

After some private parties and traveling around our next show will be...

February 10th,
Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. Westlake Village
, 30770 Russell Ranch Rd, Westlake Village, CA 91362
8-10:30pm. Free!

Cheers!

Here is a picture from last week...

Friday, January 19, 2018

Fresh meat this Sat at Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. Westlake Village

We're gonna work in an excellent fiddle player and reconfigure the band a bit for our show tomorrow.

Saturday January 20th,
Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. Westlake Village, 30770 Russell Ranch Rd, Westlake Village, CA 91362

Playing some bluegrass style tunes with...

Fiddle: Xander Hitzig
Acoustic guitar: Dutch Suoninen
Percussion: Shane Considine
Acoustic & Vox: PChez

Happy 75th Birthday Janis Joplin...

On the road with Nocona last week...

Denton & Fort Worth, Texas a couple weeks ago...

Yard Sailing...


New Year's Eve Eve in Joshua Tree...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Celebrating Joe Cripps in Texas this weekend

Dutch & I are headed out to Denton, Texas this weekend to celebrate the life of our buddy, spiritual guide, tour manager & band member Joe Cripps.

Lots of awesome musicians will be playing.

The show is on Friday at Dan's Silverleaf.
103 Industrial St, Denton, TX 76201
Starts at 4pm and goes all night!

Brave Combo
Brent Best/Slobberbone
David Pierce y Nuevo Mi Son
Isaac Hoskins
Paul Chesne & Dutch
Chris Maxwell
A Taste of Herb

Plus an All-Star Jam with MANY more!
ALSO
Special Limited Edition shirts and art featuring several “Joe-isms” designed by local artists.
YOU SHOULD KNOW
Proceeds to benefit local charities including The Denton Animal Shelter and DMAC!

We're also playing with our friend Isaac Hoskins on Saturday in Fort Worth at 3pm.
Saturday January 6th,
Fred's Texas Cafe, 915 Currie St, Fort Worth, TX 76107

A little more about Joe...

Details about the concert...



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