HomeLavay_Smith_%26_Her_Red_Hot_Skillet_Lickers.html
StoreLavay_Smith_Store.html
Calendar
NewsLavay_Smith_News.html
BioLavay_Smith_Bio.html
PressLavay_Smith_Press.html
PhotosLavay_Smith_Photos.html
MusicLavay_Smith_Music.html
VideosLavay_Smith_Videos.html
PartiesLavay_Smith_Parties.html
LinksLavay_Smith_Links.html
ContactContact_Lavay_Smith.html

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Regular Performances

Please check our calendar below to confirm our regularly scheduled shows (in case we’re out of town on tour).


Sundays @ The Royal Cuckoo

Lavay is accompanied by Chris on Hammond organ every Sunday at The Royal Cuckoo, San Francisco’s hippest bar, 7:30-10:30pm


•First Friday Of Every Month At Club Deluxe

Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers play at Club Deluxe,

San Francisco’s hippest jazz club the first friday of every month, 10pm-1am!


For booking, contact Chris Siebert at

chris@lavaysmith.com ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

2017 Lavay Smith Calendar

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Friday, March 2 (First Friday of every month!)

Club Deluxe

1511 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 10pm


Lavay plays the first Friday of every month at Club Deluxe, one of San Francisco’s hippest night clubs, famous for its groovy, vintage 1940s film noir atmosphere.  We love playing Club Deluxe, and hope you’ll join us for a night of music featuring Lavay Smith’s soultet.  In addition to signature cocktails, the Deluxe is once again featuring  delicious artisanal pizzas.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Sunday, March 4

The Royal Cuckoo

3202 Mission Street @ Valencia, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 7:30pm


Lavay sings at the hippest bar in San Francisco, accompanied by Chris Siebert on the Hammond organ. You’ll love the vibe, the cocktails, and the world-class collection of vintage vinyl spinning for your listening pleasure.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Saturday, March 10

Biscuits & Blues

(All Ages Supper Club)

Mason Street @ Geary, San Francisco, CA

2 shows at 7pm & 9:30pm


Biscuits & Blues, the Bay Area’s best Blues club welcomes all ages for great music and delicious Southern cookin’! Please note the 7pm Saturday start time.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Sunday, March 11

The Royal Cuckoo

3202 Mission Street @ Valencia, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 7:30pm


Lavay sings at the hippest bar in San Francisco, accompanied by Chris Siebert on the Hammond organ. You’ll love the vibe, the cocktails, and the world-class collection of vintage vinyl spinning for your listening pleasure.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Thursday, March 15

Satch & Fats!

Joe Henderson Lab, SF Jazz Center

201 Franklin Street, San Francisco, CA

Two shows at 7pm & 8:30pm


Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers pay tribute to the joyous music of Louis Armstrong and Fats Waller, two of the most important artists in the history of American music!  Louis Armstrong reached a whole new audience singing Waller’s songs on Broadway, and paid tribute to Fats with his 1955 Columbia album “Satch Plays Fats”. Lavay and her all-star group will perform a wide selection of classics associated with these two giants - it’s gonna be swingin’!  There are two shows, at 7pm and 8:30pm - buy your tickets now, as both shows will sell out!


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Friday, March 16

Red, White & Blues:  The Great American Road Trip

Joe Henderson Lab, SF Jazz Center

201 Franklin Street, San Francisco, CA

Two shows at 7pm & 8:30pm


Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers perform jazz and blues classic plus some obscure gems associated with the great American cities, states and regions!  Join us on this exciting cross-country trip as Lavay and her all-star group hit the road and visit New Orleans, Chicago, Kansas City, St. Louis, New York City and beyond. There are two shows, at 7pm and 8:30pm - buy your tickets now, as both shows will sell out!


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Saturday, March 17

Taboo Jazz:  Rhythm, Booze & Reefer Madness

Joe Henderson Lab, SF Jazz Center

201 Franklin Street, San Francisco, CA

Two shows at 7pm & 8:30pm


Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers perform classic jazz and blues songs about drinking, smoking reefer, and having a ball!  Lavay and her all-star group will cover many classic numbers and some obscure gems from the 20s, 30s, 40s and 50s, all about getting low and getting high.  There are two shows, at 7pm and 8:30pm - buy your tickets now, as both shows will sell out!


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Sunday, March 18

Over The Rainbow:  The Songs Of Harold Arlen

Joe Henderson Lab, SF Jazz Center

201 Franklin Street, San Francisco, CA

Two shows at 6pm & 7:30pm


Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers perform the music of  one of greatest songwriters in American history, Harold Arlen!  Lavay and her all-star group will cover many favorites from the man who composed the music for “The Wizard Of Oz”.  Beloved by jazz musicians, Arlen’s tunes remain fresh and soulful. There are two shows, at 6pm and 7:30pm (please note the early Sunday start time) - buy your tickets now, as both shows will sell out!


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Monday, March 19

Red, White & Blues:  The Great American Road Trip

Kuumbwa

(All Ages Supper Club)

320 Cedar Street #2, Santa Cruz, CA

Showtime 7pm


Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers perform jazz and blues classic plus some obscure gems associated with the great American cities, states and regions!  Join us on this exciting cross-country trip as Lavay and her all-star group hit the road and visit New Orleans, Chicago, Kansas City, St. Louis, New York City and beyond.  Kuumbwa is on of the great great venues in Northern California, an intimate concert space with great sound and delicious food!


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Wednesday, March 21

Cats Corner @ The Swedish American Hall

(All Ages)

Swedish American Hall, 2174 Market Street, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 9:30pm


Join us for a night of music for dancing and listening at the Swedish American Hall.  Come early for the world-class Lindy Hop swing dance lessons:


5:00pm Doors open

7:00pm Monthly Dance Class

8:00pm Monthly Dance Class

9:00pm Beginner’s Drop-In Swing Dance Lesson

9:30pm Showtime


For more information about the dance lessons, visit the Cat’s Corner website.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Saturday, March 24

Taboo Jazz:  Rhythm, Booze & Reefer Madness

The Big Easy

128 American Alley, Petaluma CA

Showtime 8pm


Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers make their debut at The Big Easy in Petaluma.  Lavay and her all-star group will perform a special show featuring classic jazz and blues songs about drinking, smoking reefer, and having a ball.  The program will include many classic numbers and some obscure gems from the 20s, 30s, 40s and 50s, all about getting low and getting high!


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Sunday, March 25

The Royal Cuckoo

3202 Mission Street @ Valencia, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 7:30pm


Lavay sings at the hippest bar in San Francisco, accompanied by Chris Siebert on the Hammond organ. You’ll love the vibe, the cocktails, and the world-class collection of vintage vinyl spinning for your listening pleasure.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Sunday, April 1

The Royal Cuckoo

3202 Mission Street @ Valencia, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 7:30pm


Lavay sings at the hippest bar in San Francisco, accompanied by Chris Siebert on the Hammond organ. You’ll love the vibe, the cocktails, and the world-class collection of vintage vinyl spinning for your listening pleasure.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Friday, April 6 (First Friday of every month!)

Club Deluxe

1511 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 10pm


Lavay plays the first Friday of every month at Club Deluxe, one of San Francisco’s hippest night clubs, famous for its groovy, vintage 1940s film noir atmosphere.  We love playing Club Deluxe, and hope you’ll join us for a night of music featuring Lavay Smith’s soultet.  In addition to signature cocktails, the Deluxe is once again featuring  delicious artisanal pizzas.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Sunday, April 8

The Royal Cuckoo

3202 Mission Street @ Valencia, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 7:30pm


Lavay sings at the hippest bar in San Francisco, accompanied by Chris Siebert on the Hammond organ. You’ll love the vibe, the cocktails, and the world-class collection of vintage vinyl spinning for your listening pleasure.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Saturday, April 14

Samaritan House Benefit

San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront Ballroom

1800 Old Bayshore Highway, Burlingame, CA

Showtime 6pm


Join Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers for The Main Event 2018:  Home Of The Biggest Heart On Earth, a benefit for Samaritan House.  Samaritan House is an amazing organization that provides a range of services free of charge, including food services, safe harbor shelter, free healthcare clinics, case management and counseling, worker resources, clothes for kids, housing services and financial empowerment.  Hosted by KTVU News anchor Frank Somerville, this event is a fun way to help our Bay Area community.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Sunday, April 15

The Royal Cuckoo

3202 Mission Street @ Valencia, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 7:30pm


Lavay sings at the hippest bar in San Francisco, accompanied by Chris Siebert on the Hammond organ. You’ll love the vibe, the cocktails, and the world-class collection of vintage vinyl spinning for your listening pleasure.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Saturday, April 21

Poorhouse Bistro

91 South Autumn Street, San Jose, CA

Showtime 6pm


Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers return to San Jose’s premier blues club, The Poorhouse Bistro!  The Poorhouse Bistro features a regular lineup of great blues acts and delicious southern cuisine, all in a down-home atmosphere.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Sunday, April 22

The Royal Cuckoo

3202 Mission Street @ Valencia, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 7:30pm


Lavay sings at the hippest bar in San Francisco, accompanied by Chris Siebert on the Hammond organ. You’ll love the vibe, the cocktails, and the world-class collection of vintage vinyl spinning for your listening pleasure.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Sunday, April 29

The Royal Cuckoo

3202 Mission Street @ Valencia, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 7:30pm


Lavay sings at the hippest bar in San Francisco, accompanied by Chris Siebert on the Hammond organ. You’ll love the vibe, the cocktails, and the world-class collection of vintage vinyl spinning for your listening pleasure.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Friday, May 4 (First Friday of every month!)

Club Deluxe

1511 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 10pm


Lavay plays the first Friday of every month at Club Deluxe, one of San Francisco’s hippest night clubs, famous for its groovy, vintage 1940s film noir atmosphere.  We love playing Club Deluxe, and hope you’ll join us for a night of music featuring Lavay Smith’s soultet.  In addition to signature cocktails, the Deluxe is once again featuring  delicious artisanal pizzas.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Sunday, May 6

The Royal Cuckoo

3202 Mission Street @ Valencia, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 7:30pm


Lavay sings at the hippest bar in San Francisco, accompanied by Chris Siebert on the Hammond organ. You’ll love the vibe, the cocktails, and the world-class collection of vintage vinyl spinning for your listening pleasure.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Sunday, May 13

Biscuits & Blues

Special Mother’s Day Shows!

All Ages Supper Club)

Mason Street @ Geary, San Francisco, CA

2 shows at 4:30pm & 7pm


Join Lavay Smith for two special Mother’s Day shows at Biscuits and Blues, with perforances at 4:30pm and 7pm.  Biscuits & Blues, the Bay Area’s best Blues club welcomes all ages for great music and delicious Southern cookin’!


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Saturday, May 19

Private Party


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Sunday, May 20

The Royal Cuckoo

3202 Mission Street @ Valencia, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 7:30pm


Lavay sings at the hippest bar in San Francisco, accompanied by Chris Siebert on the Hammond organ. You’ll love the vibe, the cocktails, and the world-class collection of vintage vinyl spinning for your listening pleasure.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Sunday, May 27

The Royal Cuckoo

3202 Mission Street @ Valencia, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 7:30pm


Lavay sings at the hippest bar in San Francisco, accompanied by Chris Siebert on the Hammond organ. You’ll love the vibe, the cocktails, and the world-class collection of vintage vinyl spinning for your listening pleasure.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Friday, June 1, 2018 (First Friday of every month!)

Club Deluxe

1511 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 10pm


Lavay plays the first Friday of every month at Club Deluxe, one of San Francisco’s hippest night clubs, famous for its groovy, vintage 1940s film noir atmosphere.  We love playing Club Deluxe, and hope you’ll join us for a night of music featuring Lavay Smith’s soultet.  In addition to signature cocktails, the Deluxe is once again featuring  delicious artisanal pizzas.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Friday, June 8

Crazy In Love With Patsy Cline

SF Jazz Festival @ The Herbst Theater

401 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 8pm


Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers perform classic songs made famous by one of the great American voices, Patsy Cline!   Lavay and her all-star group will present these musical gems in all-new soul-jazz arrangements in the spirt of Ray Charles’ historic country & western recordings.  Lavay’s band will be augmented by a special guest artist, legendary pedal steel guitar master Bobby Black.


This show, presented as part of the 36th Annual San Francisco Jazz Festival, marks Lavay’s debut at the Herbst Theater.  Lavay’s recent 4-day run at the SF Jazz Center sold out, so make sure to get your tickets now!


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Friday, June 29

Biscuits & Blues

(All Ages Supper Club)

Mason Street @ Geary, San Francisco, CA

2 shows at 7:30pm & 10pm


Biscuits & Blues, the Bay Area’s best Blues club welcomes all ages for great music and delicious Southern cookin’! Please note the 7pm Saturday start time.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Friday, July 6, 2018 (First Friday of every month!)

Club Deluxe

1511 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 10pm


Lavay plays the first Friday of every month at Club Deluxe, one of San Francisco’s hippest night clubs, famous for its groovy, vintage 1940s film noir atmosphere.  We love playing Club Deluxe, and hope you’ll join us for a night of music featuring Lavay Smith’s soultet.  In addition to signature cocktails, the Deluxe is once again featuring  delicious artisanal pizzas.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Saturday, July 28

Biscuits & Blues

(All Ages Supper Club)

Mason Street @ Geary, San Francisco, CA

2 shows at 7pm & 9:30pm


Biscuits & Blues, the Bay Area’s best Blues club welcomes all ages for great music and delicious Southern cookin’! Please note the 7pm Saturday start time.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Friday, August 3, 2018 (First Friday of every month!)

Club Deluxe

1511 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 10pm


Lavay plays the first Friday of every month at Club Deluxe, one of San Francisco’s hippest night clubs, famous for its groovy, vintage 1940s film noir atmosphere.  We love playing Club Deluxe, and hope you’ll join us for a night of music featuring Lavay Smith’s soultet.  In addition to signature cocktails, the Deluxe is once again featuring  delicious artisanal pizzas.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Friday, September 7, 2018 (First Friday of every month!)

Club Deluxe

1511 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 10pm


Lavay plays the first Friday of every month at Club Deluxe, one of San Francisco’s hippest night clubs, famous for its groovy, vintage 1940s film noir atmosphere.  We love playing Club Deluxe, and hope you’ll join us for a night of music featuring Lavay Smith’s soultet.  In addition to signature cocktails, the Deluxe is once again featuring  delicious artisanal pizzas.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Friday, October 5, 2018 (First Friday of every month!)

Club Deluxe

1511 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 10pm


Lavay plays the first Friday of every month at Club Deluxe, one of San Francisco’s hippest night clubs, famous for its groovy, vintage 1940s film noir atmosphere.  We love playing Club Deluxe, and hope you’ll join us for a night of music featuring Lavay Smith’s soultet.  In addition to signature cocktails, the Deluxe is once again featuring  delicious artisanal pizzas.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Friday, November 2, 2018 (First Friday of every month!)

Club Deluxe

1511 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 10pm


Lavay plays the first Friday of every month at Club Deluxe, one of San Francisco’s hippest night clubs, famous for its groovy, vintage 1940s film noir atmosphere.  We love playing Club Deluxe, and hope you’ll join us for a night of music featuring Lavay Smith’s soultet.  In addition to signature cocktails, the Deluxe is once again featuring  delicious artisanal pizzas.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

•Friday, December 7, 2018 (First Friday of every month!)

Club Deluxe

1511 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Showtime 10pm


Lavay plays the first Friday of every month at Club Deluxe, one of San Francisco’s hippest night clubs, famous for its groovy, vintage 1940s film noir atmosphere.  We love playing Club Deluxe, and hope you’ll join us for a night of music featuring Lavay Smith’s soultet.  In addition to signature cocktails, the Deluxe is once again featuring  delicious artisanal pizzas.


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~















































Photo © Kathrin Miller

© 2011 Fat Note Records.  All Rights Reserved.

Lavay Smith Calendar