AMANDA FAMA ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ October 2016

“I’ve been performing at the “Singer/ Songwriter Sessions” at The Bitter End for a few years now, and every time I play it is always a successful night. There is always a great crowd, awesome friends, and an atmosphere that is unlike any other. Playing on the same stage as a countless number of musical […]

ZACK RUSSACK ~ ~ ~ ~ September 2016

“Performing at The Bitter End literally took my breath away. It was like a time capsule shooting me back to the 60’s, having the pressure to open up for Dylan or something. The aura of the club keeps that dated feeling alive – saying that it’s ok to stay the same, you don’t ever have […]

ZAK TROJANO ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ August 2016

“Zak Trojano writes emotionally complex, classic feeling songs, and sings them like a man.” -Jeffrey Foucault Zak Trojano is a songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, a fingerstyle guitar player, a fly-fisherman, and a beer drinker. He watches more than he talks, the guy at the end of the bar nursing a drink while the afternoon light angles […]

LISA KURNER ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ July 2016

“There’s something magical about performing at The Bitter End. Singing on that stage allows me to connect with myself, my music, and with the audience at a soul level. It’s an honor sharing my voice at such a hallowed venue.” Born in the land of the rising sun, Lisa Kurner was raised in Osaka, Japan […]

MINOR SOUL ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ June 2016

“Playing the Singer Songwriter Sessions on Sunday nights at The Bitter End has been and continues to be home to our most memorable performance experiences. Thank you!”   Minor Soul is an acoustic-pop band created by two young brothers, Jack and Max Wagner, aged 20 and 18. Born in London of English and American parents, […]

SARAH KHAN ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ March 2016

“There is something magical about performing at The Bitter End. I have had the opportunity to be part of The Singer Songwriter Sessions a number of times and it is always an honor to share my music at this legendary venue. Thank you Larry Oakes for creating this musical showcase that is welcoming and where […]

ALYCIA MAYHEW ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ January 2016

“After 10 years of playing at The Bitter End, every time feels like the first time when I take that iconic stage at The Singer Songwriter Sessions. The energy of the night and caliber of artists you’re exposed to (whether performer or observer) who come from all over the world simply inspire the artist in […]

CRISTINA FERUCCI ~ ~ ~ ~ December 2015

“The Singer/Songwriter sessions was a fantastic opportunity to showcase my original music in front of others at an incredibly iconic and legendary venue like the Bitter End.”   Cristina Ferucci began writing songs and music at the age of 12. Now at 15 years old she has written over 20 original songs. While she has […]

KACEY VELAZQUEZ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ November 2015

“The Singer/Songwriter sessions was a fantastic opportunity to showcase my original music in front of others at an incredibly iconic and legendary venue like the Bitter End.” “There is no venue like The Bitter End. A history of music has played out on the stage in front of the brick wall. And the Singer/Songwriter Sessions […]

ARWEN LEWIS ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ October 2015

For her debut album Arwen, singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Arwen Lewis chose to offer up her own impassioned interpretation of music that’s quite literally in her DNA. The daughter of Moby Grape founding member Peter Lewis (and granddaughter of Oscar- and Emmy Award-winning actress Loretta Young), Arwen took on a selection of the legendary San Francisco band’s songs […]