Gary Brumburgh & Kat Hopkins Beatle Jazz: The Early Years The E-Spot Lounge at Vitellos Restaurant, Studio City, CA, January 22, 2017 Reviewed by Mary Bogue for Cabaret Scenes Gary Brumburgh & Kat Hopkins       Gary Brumburgh and Kat Hopkins brought a completely modern twist to the early standards of the Beatles—Paul McCartney, John Lennon,… Read More


  On Friday, March 3rd, 2017 I had the pleasure to attend the 6th Brazilian Heart, a Celebration at the Kelman Theater (Electric Lodge) in Venice, CA. A friend of mine and singer pal Karen Celeste Kruz invited me to go to the event with her.  I didn’t know a lot about it before the… Read More


  Sunday, December 11 – 6:30 PM – 9 PM In the spirit of promoting arts advocacy, fair artist pay and creating inspiration and community through the art of live music…. REALL SWEET JAZZ PRODUCTIONS presents: “A Songbird Holiday Salon” 4 delightful songbirds will serenade you for the Holidays surrounded by French Antiquities and ambiance at the… Read More


                      Hello Friends! I recently returned to LA from a trip to Brazil, where I had the pleasure to perform in two shows with a Brazilian band called Contrabanda.  What a delight to sing well known Jazz Standards for the Brazilian people, who were so appreciative.… Read More


  BeatleJazz – January 22 @ 8pm Vitello’s E-Spot I am thrilled to be co-producing my first show at Vitello’s E-Spot Lounge in Studio City, Los Angeles with my dear friend Gary Brumburgh on Jan 22. Gary and I both have a love of the Beatles music and he approached me to do this show following… Read More


  Come fly with us! I’ll be joining Dave Weston’s Flight 584 Big Band as guest singer on Tuesday November 15th at Cody’s Viva Cantina in Burbank, CA.  Click here for their schedule of shows. Super Tuesday at Viva is the best with Mid Century Jazz.  Don’t stay home watching the tube. No cover or minimum.  Best… Read More


Come fly with us! I’ll be joining Dave Weston’s Flight 584 Big Band as guest singer on Tuesday August 30th at Cody’s Viva Cantina in Burbank, CA.  Click here for their schedule of shows. Super Tuesday at Viva is the best with Mid Century Jazz.  Don’t stay home watching the tube. No cover or minimum.  Best Margarita’s… Read More


Delighted to be invited to sing with the Woody James Big Band at Cody’s Viva Cantina in Burbank, CA on Friday August 25th. The Woody James Big Band is a 15 piece lineup of talented and seasoned musicians that can sight read the socks off any chart you hand them. It’s a pleasure to join them… Read More


  A special evening, joining Dave Weston’s Flight 584 Big Band as guest singer on Tuesday August 15th at Cody’s Viva Cantina in Burbank, CA. Super Tuesday at Viva is the best with Mid Century Jazz.  Don’t stay home watching the tube. No cover or minimum.  Best Margarita’s in town. Come fly with us! Cody’s Viva… Read More