Join us as we cruise down the streets of Coney Island, Brooklyn NYC, playing jug band tunes and hip hop covers on the Wu Tang Clams float at the 36th Annual Mermaid Parade!!! It's a FREE event on Saturday, June 16th, starting at 1pm!
* The Parade will start at West 21st Street and Surf Avenue
* The Parade will roll east to West 10th Street
* At West 10th Street the Parade will turn south towards the boardwalk
* Cars and Motorized Floats continue down Surf Ave. passing W. 10th Street and exit the parade.
* At the Boardwalk, the marchers and push-pull floats will turn west and head towards West 17th St.
* At Steeplechase Plaza, the Parade will disband.
Immediately after the last participant passes the review stand (approximately 4pm) at West 19th and Surf Avenue, parade founder Dick D. Zigun leads the King (Neil Gaiman) and Queen (Amanda Palmer) procession from the review stand at 19th and Surf Avenue, through MCU Parking lot to the beach for the official Beach Ceremony and opening of the ocean for the summer swimming season.
This is it! Our favorite show of the year (not to say that we don't love them all), and certainly one of our most popular shows, The Tavern Concerts at Historic Richmond Town, Staten Island, NY. Saturday, March 24th -two sets- 6pm and 8pm! For tickets head over to HistoricRichmondTown.org
We return to one of the best venues and stages in all of NYC, Jalopy Theatre and School of Music, 315 Columbia Street, Brooklyn. We're on a double bill with Buck & A Quarter Quartet. The show starts at 9 p.m. and only $10 gets you a ticket for the whole evening. There's a great bar in the theatre, and next door in Jalopy Tavern, there's a bar AND a full menu. Why not make an evening of it?!?
On Saturday, Jan 6th, at 5pm please join Move Forward Staten Island for an afternoon of music, beer (and community building with proceeds to support two local immigrant rights organizations; El Centro del Inmigrante and La Colmena - Community Job Center) at Staten Island's own Flagship Brewery (40 Minthorne St. Stten Island, NY).
Captain Ahab & The Sea Crackens
Wahoo Skiffle Crazies
Joan Caddell & The Midnight Choir
Bob & Ruth
General Admission: $10 in advance/$15 at the door
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Get ready to party and ring in the New Year with the Wahoo Skiffle Crazies at Marie's Gourmet (977 Victory Blvd. Staten Island, NY)!!! The night starts at 9pm ($40 before midnight, $20 after) and includes open bar, champagne toast, and food! And not only is your favorite jug band playing, but so is J-Fed, and The Stayouts. Pus DJ Pauly B will be spinning records all night long!!!
Come and join your favorite jug band and their special guests Nick Guglielmo and Madame Daggers on this Thanksgiving weekend, Saturday November 25th @10:30pm, at The Hop Shoppe (372 Van Duzer St. SI, NY)
We're back at DOGWOOD (47 E Main St. Beacon, NY) on Friday, August 4th, at 10pm! For the city folks that's about an hour and a half by car or just take the Metro North to Beacon! If the music isn't enough for you, the food at this place is pretty killer too! And it's FREE!
We'll be performing at JibberJazz's SOME KIND OF JAM 12 music/camping festival in Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania this April! The festival is April 28th-30th, we'll be playing the Musical Madness Stage on Sat, April 29th at 3:30pm and then over on the Main Stage on Sun, April 30th at 12pm... Bring your tent and come and party down with your favorite jug band!!! For tickets and more info click here!
UPDATE: Tonight's shows at the Historic Richmond Town Tavern will be postponed due to the snow storm here on Staten Island, NY. We will be joining Carl Gallagher and the OTBs the following Saturday (1/14) at the Tavern. Please contact HistoricRichmondTown.org for info on pre-purchased tickets. Thank you and we are very sorry for the inconvenience...
Come on down to Historic Richmond Town on Saturday, January 7th and catch one of our infamous shows at the Richmond Town Tavern! Two shows! One at 6pm, one at 8pm! Tickets are $15 at door, but $13 if pre-bought online at HistoricRichmondTown.org. "Truly unique and authentic is the best way describe the acoustic aura of unplugged magic that happens in the haven of historic sounds. Simply referred to as the “Tavern”, this 19th century gem beckons the area’s top musicians to this vintage venue as a the wood-burning stove heats the air and heady rhythms float in the room. It’s casual and up close. The way that music is meant to be heard."
The night after Thanksgiving come and join us and our family/good friends Nick Williams and the Anteaters at Marie's Gourmet (977 Victory Blvd. SI, NY).
Join us on Saturday August 13th at 4:30 pm as we perform at the 8th Annual Acoustic Stomp in Historic Tappen Park, on Staten Island, NY... FREE ALL-AGES SHOW!!!
Summer is halfway through, but not over yet!!! Come by the SUMMER STAGE at Clove Lakes Park on Staten Island NY, Sunday August 7th, at 4pm for a FREE ALL-AGES show that we will be kicking off as part of the NYC Free Concerts event!
We will be at Staten Island's best Tex/Mex restaurant/saloon, ADOBE BLUES (63 Lafayette Ave. SI, NY) on Sat, July 23rd at 11pm! Come early, grab a table, order some booze & grub and have a great night with your fave jug band!!!
Come by the beautiful historic ALICE AUSTEN HOUSE/MUSEUM (2 Hylan Blvd. Staten Island, NY) On Sat, July 23rd for Alice Austen's 150th birthday community day! We'll be playing on the front porch a 2pm! FREE SHOW!!!
Come and see our first show ever at THE HOP SHOPPE (372 Van Duzer St. Stapleton, Staten Island - NYC) On Sat, July 2nd at 11pm!
Saturday May 14th at 7pm, we'll be back at FLAGSHIP BREWERY (40 Mintnhorne St. Staten Island, NY) for their 2nd anniversary celebration!
We are back at the Richmond Town Tavern! Two shows!!! Sat, April 2nd - 6pm & 8pm!!! Reserve tickets now!!!
FREE SHOW!!! Come and see us play at 120 BAY CAFE (120 Bay street Staten Island, NY), Tues March 22nd at 10pm!
UPDATE: The Tavern concert at Historic Richmond Town on Staten Island that was cancelled due to snow storm Jonas (Jan 23rd) will now happen on Friday, Feb 21st at 6pm and 8pm... Please check with Historic Richmond Town for more info.
Come and join us at Flagship Brewery (40 Mintnhorne st. Staten Island, NY) on Sunday, Feb 21st at 6pm as we close out the Live Cooking Show with Julian Gaxholli (Blue, Bayou and Beso restaurants) with some good old jug band tunes and some of Staten Island's best food and brews!
Hey friends, we are sorry to announce that due to the snow storm Jonas, which is currently dropping tons of snow all over the north east, our shows tonight at Historic Richmond Town on Staten Island have been cancelled. We will definitely have a re-schedule date posted though as soon as that info is available, so if you've already bought tickets, please check back with us soon or check with historicrichmondtown.org. Once again, sorry everybody and please stay safe during this blizzard.
It's that time of year again! The WAHOO SKIFFLE CRAZIES at Staten Island's Historic Richmondtown Tavern!!! Join us for another not-to-be-missed live musical performance in the intimate space of the tavern… No electric here in this historic performance space, you'll be enjoying us by candle light while feeling the warmth of a pot-bellied stove on this cold winter night as you sip your mulled wine or ale! Saturday, January 23rd with two shows: 6pm and 8pm! The tavern shows are considered by our long-time fans to be our best sets, so quickly book your tickets here. Book now, this space fills up and sells out fast!!!
Come on out to Dogwood Bar and Restaurant in Beacon, NY and see us play at 9pm on Saturday, January 16th!
Check out the "Anytime with Vin Forte" podcast episode 10: Wahoo Skiffle Crazies & Friends Holiday Special by clicking right here! This episode is something different. Vin hands the show over to popular jug band Wahoo Skiffle Crazies, along with their friends, singer Nick Williams and songwriter Matt Wilson, for a musical set of Christmas covers and originals that is sure to be a massive treat. This episode was recorded at Red Room Studio in Staten Island, NY by the amazing Joe Pecora.
Listen to the "Sounds So Sweet" radio show, hosted by Jack Pignatello, on WFDU 89.1FM this Wednesday, November 4th, 4pm-6pm as a few of the Wahoo Skiffle Crazies drop by to shake things up a bit!
This Saturday, Oct 24th at 1pm, we'll be playing the Harvest Festival at Clay Pit Pond Park (83 Nielsen Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10309)! Free show with plenty to do with the kids!!! Click HERE for more info!!!
Please vote for us in the category of "Best Original Band" in this year's "Staten Island's Best Artists & Entertainers" on SiLive.com! Click here to place your vote!
This Saturday, Oct 24th at 9pm, come and celebrate our victory in Chicago with us at FLAGSHIP BREWERY (40 Minthorne St. Staten Island, NY)!
This Saturday at 12pm come and see us at the SCARECROW FESTIVAL at Blue Heron Park (222 Poillon Ave.) in Annadale Staten Island NY! It's a FREE KID-FRIENDLY show that is fun for the whole family!!!
VICTORY IN CHICAGO!!! On October 9th, 2015 we won the 8th Annual Chicago Battle of the Jug Bands!!! Check out Lauren Steussy's awesome article here!
Check out this great article from SiLive by the amazing Lauren Steussy about our upcoming challenge at the 8th Annual Chicago Battle of the Jug Bands!
Friday Oct 9th we'll be performing at the 8th Annual Chicago Battle of the Jug Bands!!! Come on out and vote for us to victory as we face down our fierce competition from all across the US! Doors open at 6pm, show starts at 7pm. Logan Square Auditorium, 2539 N Kedzie Chicago Il. Go to www.facebook.com/ChicagoJugBattle for more show info!
Come and see us play at the GRAND OPENING of the STATEN ISLAND MUSEUM'S new location at 4pm on Saturday, September 19th! Opening day festivities will include FREE admission, the ribbon cutting ceremony (at 10AM), lawn games for the whole family, food, live music, crafts for kids, and some special surprises. The day (10:00am – 5:00pm) will be a full festival of art, science, and history celebrating all things Staten Island! Staten Island Museum at Snug Harbor (1000 Richmond Terrace, Building A). Visit StatenIslandMuseum.org for more info!
Come and swing by the RICHMOND COUNTY FAIR at Historic Richmondtown on Staten Island NY this Labor Day, Sept 7th, at 5pm to see a new episode being recorded of the hilarious SUPER LIVE ADVENTURE PODCAST with their special guest, WAHOO SKIFFLE CRAZIES' Frank Williams! Show is free with admission to the fair.
Come and see us play with DOLLTITS at Nurnberger Bierhaus (817 Castleton Ave. Staten Island, NY) on Saturday, August 15th at 9pm!
Released today is the hilarious new episode of the SUPER LIVE ADVENTURE PODCAST (episode 47 - Eaten By Bees) featuring special guest, the WAHOO SKIFFLE CRAZIES' own Rob Yuzuk! Rob explains what it's like to raise a Wahoo Skiffle Baby, talks about being a Dungeons & Dragons "Dungeon-master", describes experiences sharing more than a few tents with fellow Wahoo, Chris Sorrentino and drinks a lot of moonshine… Rob also treats us to a few "live in-studio" acoustic versions of some Wahoo rarities! Click HERE to listen (mature audiences only)...
Sunday, June 28th, 4pm the Wahoos will be playing outdoors at Flagship Brewing Company's first annual Wing Fest! At Flagship Brewery (40 Minthorne Street - Tompkinsville - Staten Island, NY). For more info, click HERE
Click on the link to read this amazing article (accompanied by some great photos and videos) on our (maybe not so) humble beginnings courtesy of Lauren Steussy from the STATEN ISLAND ADVANCE/S.I. Live.com...
We are back at our favorite brewery in the galaxy, FLAGSHIP BREWING CO, for their 1st anniversary bash on Saturday May 16th!!! The festivities run from 12pm-11pm, indoors and out, but will will be playing at 9:30pm inside the brewery. FLAGSHIP is located at 40 Minthorne St. Staten Island, NY
Come by and listen while we spin a yarn or two about the band's history and play some songs from all eras of Wahoo-ness at S.I. Art's Storytellers showcase, Thursday May 14th at THE CULTURE LOUNGE (located at the St.George Ferry terminal, Staten Island NY). Show starts at 8pm, doors open at 7:30pm. $15 admission and a cash bar will be open.
Please join us for one of our favorite annual events, THE HISTORIC RICHMONDTOWN TAVERN CONCERT SERIES!!! Saturday March 28th, two sets: 6pm and 8pm… Please visit HISTORICRICHMONDTOWN.ORG or call: 718 351-1611 for tickets!!!
Once again we're back at our favorite brewery in the world, Flagship Brewing Company's "FLAGSHIP BREWERY", located at 40 Minthorne St. Staten Island, NY on Saturday, March 7th at 8:30pm and 10pm! Two amazing sets and Five delicious types of beer!!! More info at: theflagshipbrewery.com
…And Foo Shu was never welcomed on Windmill Hill ever again, so he took his jewelry to the brewery.
WAHOO SKIFFLE CRAZIES are back at FLAGSHIP BREWERY (40 Minthorne St. Staten Island, New York)!!! Saturday, Jan 10th! Two sets starting at 8pm!!!
Come and say good-bye to our favorite degenerate (and stumpf fiddle player) Ezra Donellan!
It's that time of year again… pig races, dog jumping contests, fried oreos and "gattlin' gun grape" flavored Wild Bill's soda at Staten Island's RICHMOND COUNTY FAIR!!! Once again, we'll be taking the main stage at Historic Richmondtown's annual celebration on Sunday, August 31st at 4pm. For more details about Staten Island's Richmond County Fair check out HistoricRichmondtown.org
Once again we will be playing VAN DUZER DAYS this year on Saturday, July 19th at 5pm! Van Duzer Days, located on Van Duzer Street in Stapleton, Staten Island NY (between Wright St. and Beach St.), is a FREE all day (11am-7pm) annual summer event celebrating the music, art and people of Staten Island! We've played it every single year since it's inception, and we love it so much that we've even written a song about it!
Come and see us and enjoy some amazing beers at Staten Island's own brewery Flagship Brewery (40 Minthorne St. Tompkinsville, S.I. N.Y.) as we perform two awesome sets on Friday June 27th!!! The show starts at 8pm and probably stops when we're too drunk to stand anymore...
The saturday of June 7th at 9pm, swing on over to NURNBERGER BIERHAUS (817 Castleton Ave. Staten Island, NY) where we will be eating, drinking, laughing and playing another great set of music! Come by! More details at nurnbergerbierhaus.com
Come see us play at the STATEN ISLAND ZOO on Sunday, June 1st, 12pm-3pm! The show is FREE with paid admission to the zoo. The 8-acre urban zoo is located at 614 Broadway, Staten Island, NY 10310 and is home to many amazing animals and exhibits, including that infamous groundhog "Staten Island Chuck"… Go to statenislandzoo.org for more details
Our triumphant return to the RICHMOND TOWN TAVERN! Saturday, April 12th, TWO SHOWS: 6pm & 8pm! Historic Richmond Town is located at 441 Clarke Avenue Staten Island, New York 10306. For more info/advance tickets please check out: HistoricRichmondTown.org or call: 718-351-1611