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The Hot Licks – Music of Dan Hicks!

The Hot Licks – Music of Dan Hicks! At the Sutter Creek Theatre

Doors 6:30, open seating, beer and wine available.

Dan Hicks passed away February 6, 2016, but his band The Hot Licks play on! They perform classic gems written by the Man himself as well as songs that Dan Hicks loved to cover in his own original style – Folk-Swing – a blend of Gypsy Jazz, Folk, and Swing with lots of vocal harmonies.

PAUL ROBINSON toured  as lead guitarist with folk-swing inventor Dan Hicks, pop icon Al Stewart (Year of the Cat), Romeo Void’s Debora Iyall and the Hot Club of San Francisco, has shared the stage with Don Was, Bob Weir, David Sanborn, Steve Winwood, Hal Blaine, Al Jardine and Maria Muldaur,  and has opened for such greats as Joni Mitchell, Joan Osborne, Dave Mason and Roger McGuinn.

DARIA is an innovative vocalist and songwriter. She toured with Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks. She has recorded and/or shared the stage with Dan Hicks (On SurfDog Records), Ricki Lee Jones, Diana Krall, Bonnie Raitt, Dave Grisman, Bob Dorough, Maria Muldaur, Joe Sample, Christian McBride, José Neto, Abe Laboriel, and Alex Acuña, among others.

PAULA BRADMAN is an accomplished singer and actor. Paula has performed with Craig Chiquico, toured with Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks and is a member of Bay Area rock band, The Flaming O’s and The JessePaula Band.

CANDY GIRARD  toured as a violinist in the US, Great Britain, Japan, Korea and Australia. She has performed with Shirley Bassey, Hank Thompson, Circus Flora with the Flying Walendas, Big Band Leader, Wayne Foster, and the Raiders Band. She has appeared on The Tonight Show , The Jimmy Kimmel Show, American Idol, Dancing With the Stars and Who’s Line is it Anyway. Candy was inducted into Western Swing Hall of Fame as well as the South Australia Country Music Hall of Fame.

ALEX BAUM performed playing both stand up and electric bass. Working in many styles, he has performed or recorded with Dan Hicks Eddie “ Lockjaw” Davis, “Sweets” Edison, Johnny Nocturne Band (Rounder and Bullseye Records), Murasaki Ensemble, Dave Sanborn, Pinetop Perkins, Mitch Woods Rocket 88’s, Bob Weir, Clarence Clemmons, Jessica Williams and Riche Cole among others. 

The award winning historic Sutter Creek Theatre is an intimate 215 seat former silent film theatre with superb sound. Voted Best Indie Theatre multiple times (KCRA A-List).


Date & Time

June 15, 2024

7:00PM - 9:00PM


Sutter Creek Theatre - 44 Main Street, Sutter Creek , CA, 95685 44 Main Street Sutter Creek 95685 CA US

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$32 Advance / $37 day of show

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