Future Events


January 9th, Mill Valley:

Rumi’s Caravan performs at the Redwoods Senior Community

(www.theredwoods.org) – Free!



685 Fairmount Ave, Oakland / 650-327-5493

Please note: we have very limited seating. Reserve your spot by paying in advance by check or on Paypal: barry@madnessatthegates.com

Paul Sanchez transforms audiences with his unique blend of solo acoustic music, story telling and soul-searching lyrics.

A regular performer New Orleans’ Jazz Fest, Paul has recorded 15 solo albums. His music has been described as powerful, sad, humorous, entertaining and hopeful. It defies categories – melding rock, country, folk, blues and jazz into an inimitable sound that expands the mind, opens the soul, and leaves listeners wanting more.

Paul won three of Offbeat Magazine’s “Best of The Beat” Awards in 2010, including Best Folk/Rock Album for Stew Called New Orleans, his duet with John Boutte. That same year, Gambit Weekly named him “Best Roots Rock Performer.” He was Offbeat’s “Songwriter of the Year” in 2014. Two years later it wrote that his “…seemingly endless trove of tales encompasses a world of grief and heartbreak, hope and redemption. A New Orleans story…”

To hear samples of Paul’s music, check him out at www.paulsanchez.com