Berkeley Yacht Club April 3

Trivalve shares the bill with the Violent Strokes this Sunday, April 3 at the Berkeley Yacht Club as we mark the beginning of the dragonboat paddling season. Music starts at 2, no-host bar, your cash donations help the Oakland Renegades offset costs.  The 2 bands will alternate playing sets until 4pm, and again at 6pm when we culminate the activities with an all out jam on either “Paddles Up, Y’All” or “Big Bottom” View Larger...
2011 Battle of the Surfing Bands

2011 Battle of the Surfing Bands

Our friend Ferenc of Pollo del Mar has added us to the bill of the KFJC Battle of the Surfing Bands Saturday, May 14 · 12:00pm – 5:00pm Location    British Bankers Club 1090 El Camino Real Menlo Park, CA Doors open at Noon, music from 1-5PM The British Bankers Club, 1090 El Camino Real, Menlo Park $10 donation requested to benefit KFJC Audio broadcast on KFJC 89.7, and audio and video webcast at kfjc.org 16 bands, featuring: Pollo Del Mar, Meshugga Beach Party, Neptunes, The Berzerkers, The Tomorrowmen, The Deadlies, The Eldorados, The Deadbeats, The Mighty Surf Lords, Frankie & the Pool Boys, The Reefriders, Trivalve, The Wander Ins, The Blue Moodys, Aloha Screwdriver ***The British Bankers Club is about 100′ away from CalTrain*** More information to...

rock on, cousin mary

KFJC dj Cousin Mary was kind enough to write a nice review for our demo CD, read it here She’s taken on the log standing tradition that Phil Dirt initiated years ago of featuring an extended instrumental surf set on Saturday evenings – check it...
Surf Music Extravaganza at the Milk Bar

Surf Music Extravaganza at the Milk Bar

We’ve been invited to play the Milk Bar on Haight Street this coming January 30 at 3:30pm.  We open for the Reefriders and the Deadlies – see you there! 1840 Haight Street January 30, 2011 Doors open at 3:00pm The Milk Bar The Reefriders The...
Hotel Utah Surf Show

Hotel Utah Surf Show

Come on out to celebrate the holidays surf-style as Trivalve opens for Pollo del Mar and Meshugga Beach Party at the Hotel Utah.  Where’s YOUR holiday spirit? Come check it out! Sunday, December 12, Valves at 3pm, Meshugga at 4pm, Pollo at 5pm.  Hotel Utah is located at 4th & Howard in San Francisco. postscript:  this was one hell of a show!  Make it a point to see both Meshugga and Pollo when you have a chance, you’ll be glad you...
Stork Club

Stork Club

The Valves open this Saturday night for Los Hightops and Stay Away...
Rockin’ the Metrathon

Rockin’ the Metrathon

We were asked to perform at Montclair school’s annual fundraiser on October 17, where we rocked the house, and every house on the hillside above Mountain Boulevard. See for...

Trivalve returns to rock the Laurel

We’re back!  Trivalve has been asked to return to the Annual Laurel Summer Solstice Festival, where we will add the not-so-subtle stylings of the Oaktown surf genre! Saturday, June 19 5:00pm, 39th Avenue at MacArthur, Oakland CA (next to the Laurel Bookstore) Outdoors, family friendly venue.  This was a great gig for us last year, there will be all sorts of bands playing up and down MacArthur Blvd between 35th Ave and High Street, here’s our location Bring a lawn chair, maybe something cool to drink, and be ready to rock. Get yer surf on peeps!! Postscript, June 17 – We got a little ink in the East Bay...

see us at the Time Out in Concord May 1

We’re opening a high energy show on Saturday night, May 1. Valves at 9, followed by Flanelhead & Duct Tape Date. We may have a few tricks up our sleeves for this one, come on out and find out what we mean! 1822 Grant Street, Concord, CA

catch the valves at rooster’s in alameda

We open a show on April 16 at Rooster’s Roadhouse in Alameda, on a bill with Sickwolf and the Stayaway Joes. Music starts at 9pm – come on over to the island and rock out with us
too loud for neighbors, just right for channel 2

too loud for neighbors, just right for channel 2

The Grand Avenue Business Association co-sponsored a street event on October 23 to celebrate the repeal of evening parking meter enforcement. One of the businesses celebrating on Merchant Appreciation Night was Piedmont Shell, where we set up to play at 6pm. Unfortunately, a small but persistent contingent of residents surrounding the intersection of Grand and Wildwood complained that there was a bit too much volume (we can’t help it) and we had to cut the set in half. But we cut through enough to attract the attention of not only several appreciative passers-by and special friends, but a KTVU mobile unit, see the televised report...
J Money joins the ‘Valves in Orinda

J Money joins the ‘Valves in Orinda

After driving cross country in 72 hours, Jeremy Coster found the energy to take in Pearl Jam at Outside Lands in GG Park, perform his co-composition “Bite Me” with Trivalve, and sing lead on the Stones cover “Happy” with the BCO. We opened the EFO fundraiser for BCO at the Orinda Country Club where Darlene once again slayed the crown with “Whole Lotta Love”....
rockin at fort mason meadow

rockin at fort mason meadow

We played outdoors on a blustery but beautiful day overlooking San Francisco bay – Nils Hansen’s 30th birthday Photos by Leslie...
orinda july 4 09

orinda july 4 09

July 4 was fun, rockin out big-tim as the opener for the Bob Claire Orchestra at the annual Orinda July 4 parade and party Photos by Leslie...