Performances

03/01/18 – Toad, Cambridge (Early Show – Trio)

The van Gogh Brothers continue their “Salon Series” trio shows with the 7:30 early show at Toad Cambridge on Thursday, March 1st. John, Paul and Clayton mine the catalog for rarely performed, vocal-oriented songs, new and old, as we seek to re-shape and refresh the sound of the van Gogh Brothers.

03/15/18 – Soho (Little Beach) House, Malibu, CA

A return to “Samplifier,” the monthly Third-Thursday music night hosted by the Composers Breakfast Club of Malibu and Soho House, with an incredible lineup featuring the legendary Scarlet Rivera (Bob Dylan), producer Michael Carey, Jonathan Smith (Blake Shelton) and Brian Jenkins. We open the night’s festivities at 7:00 PM.

03/17/18 – Vincent’s, Worcester, MA

Erin go bragh with the O’Gogh Brothers on this St. Patrick’s day. Vincent’s is at 49 Suffolk St, Worcester, MA. Music starts at 8:30.

05/05/18 – Vincent’s, Worcester, MA

The final Vincent’s date until fall. Full band. Music starts at 8:30. Vincent’s is at 49 Suffolk Street, Worcester.

11/13/17 – The Mint, Los Angeles, CA (Hunnypot)

We’re delighted to open the November 13th Monday night Hunnypot showcase and industry meet-up with our kick-ass new West Coast lineup featuring Scarlet Rivera (Bob Dylan) on violin, with producer Michael Carey on lead guitar, Jonathan Smith (Blake Shelton) on drums and Brian Jenkins on bass. Doors at 7:00. Music starts at 8:15. We’ll play a brief 30 minute set. The Mint is located at 6010 W. Pico Blvd, Los Angeles.

08/17/17 – Toad, Cambridge, MA (EARLY SHOW)

The van Gogh Brothers return to Toad, Cambridge on Thirsty Thursday, August 17th at 7:00 PM. It’s been a long while since we’ve shredded this wonderful Cambridge music room, so please join us for a rare Toad appearance, summertime rabble rousing and chicanery (eg,monkey business, hanky-panky, shenanigans, skulduggery, monkeyshines).

05/18/17 – Soho (Little Beach) House, Malibu, CA (Private)

Scarlet Rivera (Bob Dylan, Indigo Girls) joins me on violin, Brian Jenkins on bass and vocals, with Michael Carey on lead guitar, along with very special guests as always for “Samplifier,” the monthly Composers Breakfast Club of Malibu musical event curated by maestro Richard Gibbs. The music starts at 7:00 PM  We will perform four original songs and hand it off from there. PM me if you would like to join us.

04/21/17 – Vincent’s, Worcester, MA

Another triumphant return to our home-base venue on Friday, April 21st 2017 at 55 Suffolk Street in Worcester, Massachusetts, the bar where we established our sound and brotherhood. Join us for meatballs and mayhem at 9:00 PM.

04/22/17 – Cafe Betterley, Sterling, MA

We return to this fabulous private venue for an intimate evening with John, Paul, Clayton, Steve and Andy. PM us at johncateband@gmail.com for details.

04/29 – Vincent’s, Worcester, MA

The van Gogh Brothers return to Vincent’s on Suffolk Street in Worcester, home of their original year-long residency in ’04-’05, on Friday, April 29th at 9:00 PM. This is the first time the van Gogh Brothers have played Vincent’s in almost FIVE YEARS!