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Sunset Sundays: Soulful & Eclectic Concerts On The Alameda Waterfront

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    Sun, October 1, 2023 (4:00 PM - 6:00 PM)

Faction Brewing
2501 Monarch Street
Alameda, CA 94501
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SUNSET SUNDAYS : Soulful & Eclectic Concerts on the Waterfront in the East Bay, CA!
"The best late-afternoon, early-Sunday evening Music Hang in the Bay Area!"(Photo Credits, this site: Dave Padilla)

After two years of epic, sold-out shows at our former location at Rocky's Market in Oakland's Brooklyn Basin, we have moved into our NEW HOME at Faction Brewery in Alameda, CA.

It's GORGEOUS! Enjoy bay breezes and epic sunsets on our spacious patio embracing the San Francisco skyline. Comfortable seating for 100 and over 150 FREE PARKING SPOTS!

PLEASE NOTE: If the weather is bad, we move the party INSIDE to our Open Air & Art-Filled taproom! Either way, the SHOW WILL GO ON!

(UPDATE! From April 23, 2023 moving forward, shows in this Concert Series will be held indoors, at our beautiful and spacious art-filled taproom. Thank you.)

*** CHILDREN 12 and Under are WELCOME and ALWAYS FREE! **
Get tickets early - MANY SHOWS SELL OUT!New lineup of different Soulful & Eclectic artists every show! Positive Vibes and Good Energy always.
OVER 20 Craft Beers on tap:

IPAs, Pilsners, Double IPAs, Pale Ales, Lagers, Witbiers, Saisons, Stouts.... We Got You!

Rotating Food Trucks: Momolicous (Flavors from Nepal) - Stew the LLama (Peruvian HotDogs), Tacos Sincero (Mexican); Sip & Slide (Sliders); Locos Only (Hawaiian/Mexican Fusion)

Check Faction Brewery for Food Truck schedule: https://www.factionbrewing.com/visit#food-trucks

Non-Alcoholic beverages available. (Sorry no wine or cocktails.)

Kitchen open until 6:00pm - Drinks served until 7:00pm

Wheelchair accessible. Dogs welcome on outside patio. No outside drinks but you may bring in your own food (or support the onsite food trucks).

GET YOUR TIX IN TWO EASY STEPS:1. Scroll down to Summer/Fall 2023 SCHEDULE and choose your show, then2. Click on red "SELECT A DATE" button and input your chosen date


SUNDAY, Aug. 13, 2023: VibraSON (Latin / Salsa)4:00 - 6:00pm

VibraSÓN, based in the San Francisco Bay Area, brings the hip sounds of Latin vibraphone music and artists such as Joe Cuba, Jimmy Sabater, Cal Tjader and many more to contemporary audiences. Combrised of top Bay Area based musicians, VibraSÓN plays tight Latin and Salsa music with swing! VibraSÓN is a perfect choice for a swinging party, full-on Salsa club or anything in between. Dance Floor enthusiastically OPEN!

For "VibraSON" show, click "Select a Date" & pick August 13


SUNDAY, Sept. 17, 2023: Oakland BLUES Legend LADY BIANCA4:00 - 6:00pm

The incomparable LADY BIANCA is an outright legend bringing you the OAKLAND BLUES live and direct from the source! The celebrated "Queen of the Blues and Gospel" has amassed a catalog of over 300 songs and nine albums, including her recent release " Lady Bianca Sings : Hold on a Little While Longer and Gonna Have a Mighty Good Time" on the independent label Magic-O Records.

"LADY B" has toured the world with Sly Stone, Van Morrison, John Lee Hooker, Etta James, Curtis Mayfield, Frank Zappa and more, and is ready to LIGHT UP the Sunset Sundays stage! Put your party clothes on and get your Hair Did Up right 'cuz we about to get our OAKLAND BLUES on!

For "LADY BIANCA" show, click "Select a Date" & pick September 17


SUNDAY, Oct. 1, 2023: CUMBIA DANCE PARTY with Los Bahianatos!4:00 - 6:00pm

The Bay Area's testament to the enduring power of Colombian CUMBIA music, Los Bahianatos pump out irresistible classic Cumbias, Vllenato, música sabanera and salsa colombianas!!!! It's time to throw dance, CUMBIA style!

For "CUMBIA DANCE PARTY with Los Bahianatos" show, click "Select a Date" & pick Oct. 1


SUNDAY, Oct. 15, 2023: SOJI SAI (Afrobeat & Highlife Band)4:00 - 6:00pm

Nigeria’s legendary guitar master and singer Adesoji ”Soji” Odukogbe was, among other things, the lead guitarist for Fela Kuti for five years. Odukogbe draws on an extensive background in Nigerian Afrobeat, highlife, and spiritual music, bringing a unique sensibility to his highlife guitar interpretations.

This is pure AFRO-BEAT energy! Dance Floor Open!

For "SOJI and the AFROBEAT BAND" show, click "Select a Date" & pick October 15


BANDS & MUSICIANS! Would you like to play in the Sunset Sundays Concert Series?

Send email captioned "Submissions" with link to bios, photos, social media, videos (live performances) to Robert@TotalRhythm.com. Thank you!


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