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Band leader Evan Lanam grew up singing in his elementary school choir and they would perform at SF Giants games, and all around the Golden State. About 20 years later, and a lot of bands later,  Evan is still performing, now as the lead-singing-drummer of The Live Oaks.  Surrounded by some of his best friends, and best musicians in the Bay Area, The Live Oaks have a dynamic collection of songs ready for any room or audience.
Some notable acts they have played with are Norman Greenbaum, Larkin Poe, Ezra Bell, Jackie Greene, Rainbow Girls, Willy Tea Taylor,  Shinyribs, Lindi Ortega, Robert Jon & The Wreck, Red Wanting Blue, Pablo Dylan, just to name a few!  

"You guys are really good, you remind me of bands that I was in growing up."
- Norman Greenbaum
(#1 Hit songwriter, Spirit in the Sky)

"The Live Oaks, what an amazing band."
 -Larkin Poe
"Evan Lanam's voice is what Bob Dylan wished his voice sounded like." - Maria Muldaur
(Grammy Nominee and #1 hit song) 

Check out their new original "Stay Out" 

Upcoming Shows
3/31 - Opening acoustic  for Chuck Prophet Almost Famous Winery Livermore, CA 5:30pm
4/1 - WaterWheel Pizza & Saloon Sonora, CA 8pm w/ Tiffany Rose & Outlaw Hearts, Cole Hinkle
4/8 - Stork Club Oakland, CA 8pm W/ Tay & the Janglahdahs, Alvie & the Breakfast Pigs
4/13 - The Big Easy Petaluma, CA 8pm w/Lofidelic, Sally Haggard
5/12 - Fox Theatre Redwood City CA 7:30
6/2 - Ivy Room -  Albany CA 9pm w/Super Greens
6/17 - Woollystar Music Festival 

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