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Dan Taylor on the fine arts scene.

Next ‘Sonoma Songbirds’ concert set for Sebastopol

What name could possibly be better for an all-woman Americana quartet than this one? Foxes in the Henhouse. Can’t top that. The group will appear in the next “Sonoma Songbirds Concert,” starring recently transplanted Seattle singer and songwriter Jill Cohn, at 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, at Aubergine, 755 Petaluma Ave., Sebastopol. Foxes in Henhouse features Pamela Joyce, Dorian Bartley, Kathy Mezger and Linda Sullivan. The show also will include the Sonoma County duo Beautiful Weirdos, featuring Alan Watt and… Read More »

‘Sonoma Songbirds’ return to Last Day Saloon

After headlining a “Sonoma Songbirds” show at the Last Saloon in September, transplanted Seattle singer and songwriter Jill Cohn returns there this week with a slightly different line-up. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, at the Last Day Saloon, 120 Fifth St., Santa Rosa. The line-up includes: –  Jill Cohn, performing with Sonoma County guitarist Dave Sampson of the Old Jawbone band. – Katie Phillips, Sonoma County guitarist,  singer and songwriter, with drummer Mark Tarlton. – Jen… Read More »