Live Music & Shows

Live performances in an intimate setting. A donation is suggested for non-members.

Upcoming:

Aaron Embry, Peasant boy Gregg, Casey Golden

Casey Golden, Peasant Boy Gregg, Aaron Embry

Thursday, November 16, 2017, 7-10pm
art pop singer & songwriter from tucson, arizona
joined by a pair of local pop art song & singwriters!

blue moon

Blue Moon Singers & Special Guest

Friday, November 10, 2017, 7:00-9:30pm

Sofia Burke and Izadora Fleetwood are two twelve year old ukulele players who live in the hills of Ojai, California. The girls started playing together last summer and never looked back.

Little Footprints

Little Footprints Series

Last Sunday of Each Month, 1-8pm
Monthly gathering on the last sunday of each month focused on ways to more gently impact our environment: talks, docs, & group projects in collaboration with local environmental leaders around ideas such as permaculture, grey water, alternative energy, upcycling, bicycle advocacy, food awareness, and much more.

Please visit our calendar to view more upcoming shows.

Past Shows:

Click to view photos and recordings from past shows as they become available.

Prelude to Caravan to Wondergrass

November 18, 2017, 1-8pm

we are honored to be partnering with Ojai Valley Land Conservancy, 805 Living, Caravan Outpost & Elephant Revival for this amazing concert!

Yellow Flowers Record by Jan Smith

Yellow Flower Record Release

Saturday, may 4, 2017, Doors Open 7:00
The record is done and we’re having a party! Join us for an evening of beautiful songs that began seven years ago when Jan’s son, Fran, read these poems to her in the order they now appear on ‘Yellow Flowers’.

fishpeople

Fish People by Keith Malloy

thursday, October 26, 2017, 6-10pm
this free, all ages event will start with some of ojai’s finest local music by way of Sleeping Chief (Todd Hannigan & friends). we will then get into a couple shorts by Ben Moon, & close with the screening of keith malloy’s new documentary, Fish People. keith, ben, & todd will all be on hand for a Q&A afterwards. patagonia has been kind enough to donate some raffle items, so bring a few extra bucks to try your luck!

Aaron Embry

Aaron Embry, Mia Riddle, & Justin Andrew Johnson

Friday, October 27, 2017, 7-10pm
ring in the return of ojai’s musical sunbeam, aaron embry, as well as song gliders mia riddle & justin andrew johnson! folk art your heart out! all ages.

Gustafer Yellowgold

Saturday, October 28, 2017, 11am-1pm
fresh from his appearance at wilco’s revered solid sound festival, grammy nominated songwriter & illustrator morgan taylor brings his original animation & live music together in the form of Gustafer Yellowgold this saturday morning at greater goods! taylor’s humerous & touching multimedia presentation about a little guy from the sun who landed in the minnesota woods is truly an all-ages experience.

Brother Earl & TD Lind

Brother Earl & TD Lind

Saturday, October 28, 2017, 7-10pm
blues, americana, ballads, & more! all ages welcome

Parting Lines, Kacey Johansing, Land ‘n Sea

Friday, October 20, 2017, 7-10pm

an evening of artful, california soaked folk music with Parting Lines (trevor beld jimenez of tall tales & the silver lining & legendary local band franklin for short), Kacey Johansing, & land ‘n sea (landon smith).

loch & key with kip boardman

Saturday, October 14, 2017, 7-10pm

Husband and wife team Sean Hoffman and Leyla Akdogan Hoffman of Loch & Key have crafted a lush, high fidelity and sonically ambitious follow-up album to their 2010 debut release, Jupiter’s Guide for Submariners.

Francisco Leon & Jim of Suburbanoid

Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 7pm
Join us in welcoming francisco leon & jim sqi of suburbanoid for a night of original music accompanied by multimedia projections. the concert will begin with a guided musical meditation.

TD Lind and Danny McGaw

TD Lind & Danny McGaw

Saturday, Sept 30 & last Saturday of each month! 6:30-10pm
we’re excited to start a new tradition with these top notch musicians, singers, & songwriters: the last saturday of each month TD Lind & Danny McGaw will be sharing songs & stories & taking turns on piano & guitar, accompanying each other with brilliant harmonies & instrumental support.

Radio Skies

Friday, September 22, 2017, 7:30-10pm
Greater Goods welcome our friends of Radio Skies: “Oliwa” Newell, “Syd” Sidney, Eric Sullivan, Daniel Wright, and Ethan Glazer.

An Evening of Poetry with Teddy Macker

Friday, September 15, 2017, 7:30pm
Excited to host our dear friend & fine poet, Teddy Macker, this Friday night at Greater goods! Musicians Johnny Gill & Vaughn Montgomery will also be singing a handful of Teddy’s poems that they turned into songs.

Cuyama Mama and 1/2 the Flash

saturday, Sept 16, 2017, 7:30pm
our friend & hero, jan smith (a.k.a. cuyama mama), of the soulful permaculture hub, quail springs, along with mr. 1/2 flash himself, john gary, travel over pine mountain with a wealth of heart lifting songs from the high desert. all ages welcome!

TD Lind and Danny McGaw Playing Music

TD Lind & Danny McGaw

saturday, september 9, 2017, 7:30pm, all ages
A couple of Ojai’s finest troubadours night with a wealth of soulful tunes in the folk, blues & rock ‘n roll vein.

Rise Up Singing

Friday, September 8, 7:30pm, all ages
A long overdue return to what we’d like to offer monthly: an evening of group singing around the piano. Bring an instrument if you play one; your rise up singing book if you own one; or just your self.

The Chillz

September 1, 2017, 7:30pm
Local groovemeisters the chillz lay down a tasty catalogue of homegrown originals and handpicked covers.

Harvey Sid Fisher

Saturday, August 26, 7:30
Harvey Sid Fisher is a singer/songwriter/musician, actor, model, and screenwriter, and the “undisputed king of astrology songs.”

We Are the West

Friday, August 18, 2017 7pm
Greater Goods is excited to welcome back drummer and vocalist Elizabeth Goodfellow, who last came through Ojai with Alina Bea and OHMME during their west coast tour in May! Now with We Are the West, Goodfellow joins Brett Hool [voice/guitar] and John Kibler [bass/voice] who formed the group during a period of time spent between The Netherlands and Brooklyn, before moving back to California.

Sahba Sizdahkhani

Sat, August 19, 2017, 7:30pm
Iranian musician Sahba Sizdahkhani serves as a unique crossroad of East meets West. Inspired heavily by 1960’s free-jazz and Persian Traditional Music, he constantly channels the fire-energy and longing for connectivity that these two stormy histories represent.

adam schatz

Adam Schatz

sunday, july 30, 2017, 8pm
a rare solo show for Adam Schatz, the creative force behind the brooklyn based art/pop band Landlady. opening the show will be greater goods’ own vaughn montgomery of The Chillz

Chris Avetta and Yonderlust

Chris Avetta & Yonderlust

friday, july 28, 2017, 7-10pm
three beautiful voices for one choice night! see links for samplers or just trust us & surprise yourself! a big thank you to Erin Regan for helping to bring Chris Avetta & Yonderlust to greater goods, & to our cousin kate lennon welton, who happens to be in town from nashville, for having the courage to open the evening. $10-20 suggested donation. all ages welcome.

leonard

Long Live Leonard

thursday, july 20, 2017, 7pm
smitty & julija will be joined by other locals artists as we pay tribute to the late great leonard cohen.

ella and sage

ella & sage album release

Wednesday, July 12, 6:30pm
ella and sage are just now finishing up their first album together, right before ella leaves ojai!

Eric Soullivin, Bernie Larson & Cassidy Linder

friday: July 7, 7:00pm
a double dish of some of ojai’s sweetest music: kindhearted guitar wizard eric soullivin & the dynamic duo of guitar, voice & tap, bernie larsen & cassidy linder.

Values Workshop & Potluck Supper

Sunday: July 9, 2:00pm -9:00pm
FOR OJAI’S NATURE BOHEMIANS AND OTHER ‘escapees FROM URBAN ANTHEAPS’

Living Body Kyle Swan

Living Body & Kyle Swan

friday, june 30, 2017, 7-10pm
munique musique from across the POND Living Body & from our own yard Kyle Swan

Ted Sophie

Ted Lennon & Sophie Holt

Saturday, July 1, 2017, 7-10pm
an intimate night of music with honey-throated songbirds Ted Lennon & Sophie Holt! Ojai flavored folk, r&b, & more.