Tag Archives: Shaky Dave

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]

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]

Alex Battles and the Whisky Rebellion, 03.19.12

Alex Battles and the Whisky Rebellion: Danny Mulligan, Andy Mullen, Larry Cook, Alex Battles, Kari Groff, Charlie Shaw, Shaky Dave, and Sam Samstandrea. [caption id="attachment_1835" align="aligncenter" width="490" caption="Alex Battles and the Whisky Rebellion, 03.19.12. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2012"]Alex Battles and the Whisky Rebellion, 03.19.12. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2012[/caption]

F Trains and G Strings’ Christmas Singalong, 12.23.11

F Trains and G Strings is a monthly show hosted by Emma Graves and Karen Duffy. The Christmas Singalong benefitted a local Red Hook charity.

Ernie Vega, Emma Graves, and Alex Battles:

[caption id="attachment_1794" align="aligncenter" width="490" caption="Ernie Vega, Emma Graves, and Alex Battles, 12.23.11. Drawing by and ©right Robin Hoffman, 2011"]Ernie Vega, Emma Graves, and Alex Battles, 12.23.11. Drawing by and &copyright Robin Hoffman, 2011[/caption]

Karen Duffy:

[caption id="attachment_1791" align="aligncenter" width="344" caption="Karen Duffy, 12.23.11. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2011"]Karen Duffy, 12.23.11. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2011[/caption]

Michael Parrish and Shaky Dave

[caption id="attachment_1792" align="aligncenter" width="414" caption="Michael Parrish and Shaky Dave, 12.23.11. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2011"]Michael Parrish and Shaky Dave, 12.23.11. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2011[/caption] Larry Cook accompanied Alex Battles: [caption id="attachment_1790" align="aligncenter" width="341" caption="Larry Cook and Alex Battles, 12.23.11. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2011"]Larry Cook and Alex Battles, 12.23.11. Drawing by and © Robin Hoffman, 2011[/caption] My own debut on the Jalopy stage, captured by guest UkuleleChicken artist Ernie Vega! Robin Hoffman and Emma Graves: [caption id="attachment_1793" align="aligncenter" width="490" caption="Robin Hoffman and Emma Graves, 12.23.11. Drawing by and © Ernie Vega, 2011"]Robin Hoffman and Emma Graves, 12.23.11. Drawing by and © Ernie Vega, 2011[/caption] Happy New Year, everyone!