John Courage goes unplugged for “Afraid to Fall”
Songwriter John Courage returns to his roots as an acoustic troubadour with his first acoustic-centric release in almost 10 years. All sounds were recorded and performed by the towering Santa Rosa rocker himself at his analog-based home studio. Check out the video for his new single "Afraid to Fall" below. If you find yourself north of the bridge this weekend, check out his show at the Shady Oak Barrel House in Santa Rosa. John Courage (acoustic single release) and Freddy Parish (Tucson, AZ) Shady Oak Barrel House September 27, 2019 7pm, free show!
Video Premiere: John Courage, “The Valley”
This Saturday night is going to be a big one for Sonoma County singer/songwriter/guitarist/producer John Palmer. In addition to the 15th anniversary of his stage moniker John Courage AND his 35th birthday, he and his band are dropping a video for the first single off their upcoming self-titled record, entitled "The Valley." That's a lot of miles in the rear view, so the group is celebrating by playing a show with their friends at the Mystic Theatre in Petaluma. For the uninitiated, John Courage is an institution carrying the banner for a time when rock and roll was a lifestyle. It's [...]
Celebrate local music and culture at Petaluma’s 9th annual Rivertown Revival
Ashley Allred from the John Courage Trio On July 14 from 11am-8pm, gather along Petaluma's historic river in your maritime finery to soak up live music, nosh on local fare, and maybe even get hitched for five bucks, at the 9th Annual Rivertown Revival. It's been a difficult handful of months for the thousands of folks across Northern California who lost homes and loved ones during the devastating wildfires last fall. Rivertown Revival will pay homage to its roots by strictly showcasing Sonoma County musicians, visual artists, merchants, food vendors, and nonprofits. The talented list of musicians include: John Courage, [...]