"He can shout the blues with the best of them, scat like Ella, or croon like Old Blues Eyes." - Bill Blake, Nite Out column, The Daily News, 10/2/89
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Telemendo Live on MCTV | Here's streaming audio of Earl singing I'll Be Home for Christmas with the Symphony of the
Redwoods at Cotton Auditorium on December 14, 2013. | Here's "A Salute to Ole Blue Eyes" with orchestra at Eagles' Hall on May 26, 2012
...and this one's from the May 8, 2010 concert!
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The Telemendo Live Telethon took place on September 17, 2011 at MCTV Studio in Fort Bragg, CA


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doing his thing on the Skunk Train.
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More Coming Engagements!


  • Cucina Verona (formerly V'canto Italian Dinner House)
      Earl will be doing his solo dinner music thing on Wednesday, April 16th, Friday, May 9th, Friday, May 23rd, Saturday, June 7th, and Friday, June 20th at 6:30 PM at this classy Italian restaurant. Cucina Verona is located at 124 E. Laurel Street in Fort Bragg, right across the alley from Headlands. Come on out for Hot Blues, Cool Jazz and Bawdy Love Songs.

  • The Groovinators at Headlands Coffeehouse
      On Thursday, May 8th at 7 PM. The Groovinators featuring Earl Oliver - Vocals/Guitar, Tom Rickard on drums and Erick Kolberg on bass will perform at this legendary jazz venue for their bi-monthly 2nd Thursday engagement. Headlands features live music 7 nights a week. 120 Laurel Street in Fort Bragg.

  • 2nd Sunday Jazz Jam at Headlands Coffeehouse
      Catch Earl and Tom Rickard at the Headlands 2nd Sunday Jazz Jam hosted by Dorian May. The next one will be on May 11th from 2 PM to 5 PM. Tom is a member of the Dorian May Trio. Earl regularly sings at the Jazz Jams, and also appears frequently with the Trio and Dorian's Latin Jazz ensemble, Bongo Latte. Come out and spend the afternoon listening to some great jazz with Dorian and his merry band!

  • The Groovinators at Shanachie Pub
      The Groovinators, will boogie into Willits on Saturday, May 17th at 9 PM at this pub that has over 18 imported and micro-brews and ales on tap, along with a vast selection on wines, organic sodas, vitamin waters and features live music from everywhere imaginable every Thursday through Saturday night. And they have a dance floor!! Located at 50 S Main St., in Willits, CA, just North of the Highway 20 intersection. $5.00 cover charge.


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