Category Archives: The Fabulous Jalopy

Live drawings from shows at the Jalopy Theater, Brooklyn

A Stack of Quick Sketches

Some quick sketches that have been piling up: Last September I went to Brooklyn to see Doug Skinner perform: [caption id="attachment_2203" align="aligncenter" width="348"]Doug Skinner at Jalopy, Brooklyn. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2015 Doug Skinner at Jalopy, Brooklyn. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2015[/caption] Along the way I caught Alex Battles and Shaky Dave playing in Williamsburg. [caption id="attachment_2200" align="aligncenter" width="349"]Alex Battles and Shaky Dave at Skinny Dennis in Brooklyn. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman Alex Battles and Shaky Dave at Skinny Dennis in Brooklyn. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2014[/caption] In August I went to Sheffield, MA to attend the "Uke 'n" Brew" festival, where I saw The Ladies Auxiliary Ukulele Orchestra (Bernadette McMahon, Bernice Lewis, and Mariah Colorado Lewis) and Liz and Jim Beloff. Unfortunately I couldn't catch the name of their bassist. [caption id="attachment_2204" align="alignleft" width="490"]The Ladies Auxiliary Ukulele Orchestra, 08.24.14. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman The Ladies Auxiliary Ukulele Orchestra, 08.24.14. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2205" align="alignleft" width="490"]Jim and Liz Beloff performing, 08.24.15. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman. Jim and Liz Beloff performing, 08.24.15. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman.[/caption] Some new friends in Deerfield, MA: [caption id="attachment_2201" align="alignleft" width="490"]Robie Bones and Dave Pratt on 03.17.15. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2015 Robie Bones and Dave Pratt on 03.17.15. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2015[/caption] And some old friends at the MoMA. [caption id="attachment_2199" align="alignleft" width="800"]Three musicians Three musicians[/caption]

Nerissa and Katryna Nields at the Jalopy, 10.18.14

Nerissa and Katryna Nields with John Colonna at the Jalopy, Brooklyn! [caption id="attachment_2176" align="alignleft" width="490"]Nerissa and Katryna Nields, John Colonna. 10.18.14. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2014 Nerissa and Katryna Nields, John Colonna. 10.18.14. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2014[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2175" align="alignleft" width="375"]Nerissa and Katryna Nields, 10.18.14. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2014 Nerissa and Katryna Nields, 10.18.14. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2014[/caption]

04.13.13 at the Jalopy: Church of Betty and M. Shanghai

Church of Betty Globestra, led by Chris Rael. [caption id="attachment_2063" align="alignleft" width="490" caption="The Church of Betty Globestra, 04.13.13. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2013"]The Church of Betty Globestra, 04.13.13. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2013[/caption] The M Shanghai String Band usually plays Jalopy the first Saturday of each month. [caption id="attachment_2064" align="alignleft" width="490" caption="M Shanghai, 04.13.13. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2013"]M Shanghai, 04.13.13. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2013[/caption]