Upcoming Dates

Friday, May 26th, 2017

Willis, Cochran and Davies - 8-11:30
452 1st St. East, Suite G
Sonoma, CA 95476
707-996-1364

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

S.E.Willis and the Willling - 7:30 and 9:30
401 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 292-2583
Price: $15

Bobby Cochran, drums and vocals; Ruth Davies, bass; Bob Welsh, guitar; Nancy Wright, sax and vocals; Steve Willis, piano, harmonica, accordion and vocals.  

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

S.E.Willis and the Willling
Martinez, CA 94553

My birthday!!

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

S.E.Willis and the Willing - 7:30 and 9:30
401 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 292-2583
Price: $15

The Willing:  S.E.Willis, piano, vocals, harmonica, accordion; Bobby Cochran, drums and vocals; Ruth Davies, bass; Nancy Wright, sax and vocals; Bob Welsh, guitar.

A hell of a band! 

Past Dates

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

Marina Crouse & the Willing - 8 pm to 11:30
452 1st St. East, Suite G
Sonoma, CA 95476
707-996-1364
Price: No cover

Steve willis, Bobby Cochran and Ruth Davies backing the great singer Marina Crouse!

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

S.E.Willis and the Willing (and Able) - 7:30 and 9:30
401 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 292-BLUES (2583)
Price: $15

Back to San Francisco's premier Blues showcase with the Band of Renown: Steve Willis, piano, vocals, accordion and harmonica; Bobby Cochran, drums and vocals; Ruth Davies, bass; Nancy Wright, sax and vocals; Bob Welsh, guitar.  Come and spend an evening with us!

Saturday, February 18th, 2017

The Tallman Hotel's Blue Wing Saloon
Conversation and a Concert with S.E.Willis and Wendy DeWitt - 7:30 pm
9550 Main St.
Upper Lake, CA 95485
USA
707-275-2245
Price: $25

This should be interesting!  I'll be with Wendy DeWitt at the Blue Wing in Upper Lake, and we'll have some fun.  It looks like actual talk will be part of it--violating the standard musicians rule of "Shut up and play!"

Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

S.E.Willis and the Willing - 7:30 and 9:30
401 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 292-2583

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

S.E.Willis and the Willing
91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110

Saturday, October 15th, 2016

Marina Crouse with Willis, Cochran and Davies - 8 pm
452 1st St. East, Suite G
Sonoma, CA 95476
707-996-1364

Saturday, October 8th, 2016

The Grand Theater Center For the Arts
The Elvin Bishop Band - 8 pm
715 Central Avenue
Tracy, CA

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

S.E.Willis and the Willing - 7:30 and 9
401 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 292-2583
Price: $15

This is a real showcase for us, and I hope you'll all come out and have some fun with the Willing.  The band is the fabulous Bobby Cochran, drums and vocals, Ruth Davies, bass, Smokin' Bob Welsh on guitar, Knockout Nancy Wright on sax and vocals and myself, Steve Willis, vocals, piano, accordion and harmonica.  Two shows, so twice the fun!  

Saturday, September 3rd, 2016

Charly's
The Willis Brothers (Steve and John Willis, Ron James) - 8 pm
23 N Leroux St
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(520) 779-1919

Back to the mountains, and a rare chance to play with my brother John and Ron James.

Saturday, July 30th, 2016

Willis, Cochran and Davies - 8:30 pm
452 1st St. East, Suite G
Sonoma, CA 95476
707-996-1364

Steve Willis, Bobby Cochran and Ruth Davies in Sonoma!

 

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

The Elvin Bishop Band
1 Old Rancheria Road
Nicasio, CA 94946

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Marina Crouse with S.E.Willis and the Willing - 7:30 pm
863 Main Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
650-365-3226

We'll be playing Blues music with the great Marina Crouse!

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

S.E.Willis and the Willing - 8 pm
Martinez, CA 94553
Price: $15

One of my favorite music clubs, and a great band with Bobby Cochran, Ruth Davies and Bob Welsh

Sunday, June 5th, 2016

S.E.Willis and the Willing - 7:30 and 9:30
401 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 292-2583
Price: $15

Join us at San Francisco's premiere blues venue! With Bobby Cochran, Ruth Davies, Bob Welsh and Nancy Wright, a really great lineup of wonderful musicians. Guaranteed fun!

Friday, May 27th, 2016

Willis, Cochran and Davies - 8 pm
452 1st St. East, Suite G
Sonoma, CA 95476
707-996-1364

Back in Sonoma with Bobby Cochran and Ruth Davies!

Friday, April 29th, 2016

New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival
The Elvin Bishop Band
New Orleans, LA

Saturday, March 12th, 2016

Willis, Cochran and Wright - 8:30 to 11
452 1st St. East, Suite G
Sonoma, CA 95476
707-996-1364

We're going to be in Sonoma with the fabulous Nancy Wright on sax and vocals.  Should be plenty of fun!

Sunday, February 21st, 2016

Sunday evening at the sea
390 Capistrano Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 728-2739

S.E.Willis and the Willing back in Half Moon Bay!

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

Wednesday Night Blues Jam
2209 Broadway
Redwood City, CA 94061
(650) 369-4119

S.E.Willis and the Willing host the jam

Saturday, January 16th, 2016

Elvin Bishop Band with special guest Mickey Thomas - all week
1850 Eller Drive
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

On the cruise! Back on January 24th

Friday, January 1st, 2016

New Year's Day - 8 pm to 11:30 pm
452 1st St. East, Suite G
Sonoma, CA 95476
707-996-1364

The first date of the new year!  Join me, Bobby Cochran and Ruth Davies in Sonoma and set the tone for the year to come!

Sunday, December 13th, 2015

Piedmont Piano Company
S.E.Willis and the Willing Holiday Show! - 4 pm to 6 pm
1728 SAN PABLO Ave. at 18th St.
Oakland, CA 94612
510-547-8188
Price: $20

Join Steve, Bobby Cochran, Ruth Davies, Nancy Wright and special guest singer Marina Crouse for holiday fun!

Admission is limited, so advance tickets (call Piedmont Piano) are highly recommended!

Saturday, November 28th, 2015

Elvin Bishop Band
2209 Broadway
Redwood City, CA 94061
(650) 369-4119

Saturday, November 21st, 2015

S.E.Willis and the Willing - 7 to 10 pm
390 Capistrano Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 728-2739

Friday, November 20th, 2015

Willis, Davies and Silva - 8 pm to 11:30 pm
452 1st St. East, Suite G
Sonoma, CA 95476
707-996-1364

Ruth and I will be back in Sonoma with guest drummer, the great Gary "Smacky" Silva.

 

Friday, November 6th, 2015

S.E.Willis and the Willing Return! - 8 pm
Martinez, CA 94553

Back to Martinez! With Steve Willis, Bobby Cochran, Ruth Davies and the fabulous Nancy Wright!

Sunday, October 25th, 2015

S.E.Willis and the Willing - 6 pm to 9 pm
390 Capistrano Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 728-2739

Steve Willis, Ruth Davies, Bobby Cochran and Bob Welsh

Saturday, October 17th, 2015

Pumpkin Festival - 10 am to 12 pm
390 Capistrano Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 728-2739

S.E.Willis and Ruth Davies boldly appear at the famous Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival!

Friday, October 16th, 2015

Willis, Cochran and Davies - 8 pm to 11:30 pm
452 1st St. East, Suite G
Sonoma, CA 95476
707-996-1364

Once again, we go to Sonoma and get crazy with Robert!

 

Thursday, September 17th, 2015

S.E.Willis and the Willing - 6 pm to 9 pm
91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110

Back in wonderful San Jose!

Friday, September 11th, 2015

Willis, Cochran and Davies - 8 pm to 11:30 pm
452 1st St. East Suite G
Sonoma, California 95476
United States
707-996-1364

A good time in as intimate a setting as you can find for live music!

Saturday, August 29th, 2015

Nanaimo Blues Festival
Elvin Bishop Band
Nanaimo, British Columbia
Canada

Vancouver Island!

Friday, August 21st, 2015

Edmonton Blues Festival
Elvin Bishop Band
Edmonton
Canada

Saturday, August 15th, 2015

S.E.Willis and Ruth Davies Duo - 1 pm to 4 pm
390 Capistrano Ave
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
650-728-BREW

Ruth and I will be playing in the Beergarden overlooking the Bay.  Should be fun!

Saturday, August 1st, 2015

S.E.Willis and the Willing - 7 pm to 10 pm
390 Capistrano Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 728-2739

S.E.Willis, Ruth Davies, Bobby Cochran and Bob Welsh--all members of the Blues Foundation's 2015 Band of the Year!

Friday, July 31st, 2015

Sonoma Speakeasy and Music Hall
Willis, Cochran and Davies - 7:30 to 10:30
452 1st St. E, Suite G
Sonoma, CA

Bobby Cochran, Ruth Davies and S.E.Willis playing for the party!

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Empress Theatre
Tribute to Eli's Mile High Club - 7 pm to 10 pm
330 Virginia St
Vallejo, CA 94590
707-552-2400

S.E.Willis, Timm Walker, Bobby Cochran, Takezo Takeda and Don Bassey!

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

S.E.Willis and the Willing
Martinez, CA 94553

With Ruth Davies, Bobby Cochran and Nancy Wright.

Saturday, April 11th, 2015

Sonoma Speakeasy and Music Hall
S.E.Willis with Bobby Cochran and Ruth Davies - 7:30 to 10:30
452 First St. East Suite G
Sonoma, CA
707-996-1364

The renamed Eric K. James Wine Tasting Room, Robert O'Maollorain your host.  A fine time to be had by all!

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

the saloon
Takezo and Friends - 9:30 pm to 1:30 am
1232 grant ave
San Francisco, CA 94133

Late, but generally a good time! With Steve Ehrmann on bass and Gary Silva on drums.

Saturday, March 7th, 2015

Eric K. James Wine Tasting Room
S.E.Willis with Bobby Cochran and Ed Earley - 7:30 to 10:30
Sonoma, CA

Friday, March 6th, 2015

Elvin Bishop Band with Bettye LaVette and Tommy Castro
1013 K St
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 442-5189

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

The Montegos Mardi Gras Party - 6 pm to 10 pm
91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110

It's time for the annual Montego's Mardi Gras Party! Come on down and throw some beads around!

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

Elvin Bishop Band - 8 pm
1307 J Street
Modesto, CA 95354
(209) 52-shows

Saturday, January 17th, 2015

S.E.Willis and the Willis - 6 pm to 10 pm
91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110

Always a good time at the Poor House! With Bobby Cochran, Ruth Davies and Takezo Takeda.

Sunday, January 11th, 2015

Piedmont Piano Company
S.E.Willis and the Willing - 4 pm
1728 San Pablo Ave
Oakland, CA 94612
United States
510-547-8188
Price: $10

Back at Piedmont Piano, playing the fine grand piano.

With

S.E.Willis--piano, vocal, accordion, harmonica

Bobby Cochran--vocal, drums

Ruth Davies--bass

Nancy Wright--vocals, saxophone

Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Eric K. James Wine Tasting Room
Willis, Cochran and Davies - 7:30 to 10:30
Sonoma, CA

The first date of the New Year! 2015 will be the best ever, so come on out and help us start it up!

Friday, November 28th, 2014

Venue not known yet
Elvin Bishop Band
Casper, Wyoming

Monday, November 24th, 2014

Charley's Pub
The Willis Brothers return to Monday Night! - 8 pm
N. Leroux St. (Weatherford Hotel)
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

I'll be appearing with brother John Willis on bass and Ron James on drums. A pre-Thanksgiving show in the old home town, in our old stomping grounds! All you Flagonians come on out!

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

S.E.Willis and the Willing - 8
Martinez, CA 94553
Price: $10

Everybody's favorite music club in Martinez!  This is our first time in this venue and we'd love to see EVERYBODY there.  With Bobby Cochran, Ruth Davies and Takezo Takeda.

Saturday, November 15th, 2014

Eric K. James Wine Tasting Room
S.E.Willis with Bobby Cochran and Nancy Wright - 7 pm
452 1st St. E
Sonoma, CA 95476

Join us for a good time and fine wine!

Friday, November 14th, 2014

The Emerald Tablet
Ruth Davies Quartet - 8 pm
80 Fresno St.
San Francisco, CA 94133
USA
Price: $22.09

Ruth Davies, Bobby Cochran, S.E.Willis and Nancy Wright, with special showcase jest Marina Crouse.

Sunday, November 2nd, 2014

S.E.Willis at the Rancho - 4 pm
1 Old Rancheria Road
Nicasio, CA 94946

I'll be at the Rancho.  I really hope to see all you Marin County folks out for this!  

Saturday, October 4th, 2014

Elvin Bishop Band, plus Willis, Cochran and Davies in the piano bar

October 4 through the 11th.  

Saturday, September 27th, 2014

Elvin Bishop Band CD Release "Can't Even Do Wrong Right"
2020 Addison Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510)548-1761

Friday, September 26th, 2014

Eric K. James Wine Tasting Room
Willis, Cochran and Davies - 7 pm
Sonoma, CA

Saturday, September 13th, 2014

Liberty Bank Ampitheater
Elvin Bishop Band
Alton, IL

Friday, September 12th, 2014

SPACE
Elvin Bishop Band
Evanston, IL

Saturday, September 6th, 2014

San Diego Blues Festival
Elvin Bishop Band
San Diego, CA

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

Calistoga Old Faithful Geyse
Willis and Davies - 7 pm
Calistoga, CA

Friday, August 29th, 2014

Erick K. James Wine Tasting Room
Willis, Cochran and Davies - 7 pm
Sonoma, CA

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Empress Theater
Tribute to Eli's Mile High Club - 7 pm
330 Virginia St.
Vallejo, CA 94590
707-552-2400

This should be a lot of fun! S.E.Willis, Timm Walker, Bobby Cochran, Takezo Takeda and Don Bassey playing till 10!