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for the good of it


chris has played

Alameda, CA

     Alameda Theatre and Cineplex (opened for movie premier)

     Roosters Roadhouse

     Almanac Beer Co.

Alamo, CA

     The Peasant's Courtyard

Antioch, CA

     Humphrey's on the Delta

     The Mutiny

Benicia, CA


     OZCAT Radio: New Artist's Premier Live

     First St. Cafe

     Rellik Tavern

     Lucca Bar and Grill

     The Cellar

Belmont, CA

     St. James Gate

Berkeley, CA

     The Bears Lair at UC Berkeley

     BEC's Bar and Bistro

     Berkeley Patients Group

     Bison Brewery

     DKE House

     Freight and Salvage

     International House (at UC Berkeley)

     KALX Radio: Featured Artist on: The Next Big Thing

     KPFA Radion: Featured Artist

     The Oxygen Bar House

     Oxygen Club

     Starry Plough

     Veil Between Heaven and Earth

     Yeah Live! (Television show)


Brentwood, CA

     Hannah Nicole Winery

     Vine and Grain

Campbell, CA

     Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery

     Rendezvous Wine Bar

Carmichael, CA

     Elks Lodge

Carpinteria, CA

     Cate School: "Chris Ahlman Live"

Castro Valley, CA

     Private Graduation Party

Claremont, CA

     Hip Kitty

Clayton, CA

     Oakhurst Country Club

     Clayton Club Saloon

​     Groveside Bistro

Concord, CA


     Ale Industries

     E.J. Phair Brewing Co. and Alehouse

     Grissini Trattoria and Wine Bar

             (inside the Concord Hilton) - weekly steady gig two years

     Panana Red Coffee Company

     The Captain's Chest

     The Red Hat


     Vinnie's Bar and Grill

     Tower Grille

     Residual Sugar Wine Bar

     Todos Santos Plaza

     Domino's Pizza

Coronado, CA

     1887 On the Bay (Private Wedding)


Crockett, CA

     Farmers Market

Danville, CA

     Bella Vino

     Bridges Restaurant and Bar

     Corks Wine Bar

     Crosswinds Church (Fundraiser for Haitian Mission Trip)

     Wild Vine Hideaway Bistro and Lounge

     Father Nature's Hideaway


     Maria Maria

     Martini Sky

     Meenar Music Club

     Sideboard Danville

     Southern Sweetwater Tavern

     The Growler

     The Peasant and the Pear Restaurant

     The Vine at Bridges

​     Kick N' Mule

     Auburn Lounge

     The Barnyard Epicurean Wine Bar

     Luna Loca

Davis, CA

     Espresso Roma Cafe

Dublin, CA

     California Dreamin' Music Festival 2010

     Emerald Glen Park, Splatter Festival

     Whole Foods Market Square "The Vine"

Fairfield, CA

​     Green Valley Country Club

Glendora, CA

     House Party

Half Moon Bay, CA

     Crab Landing

     Mullins Bar and Grill  (on steady rotation)


     American Legion

Hollywood,  CA

     "Flavor of the City" New Artists Premier (Celebrity Center)

Lafayette, CA


     Knoxx Restaurant

     LOPC: Warm Winter Nights (annual gig)

     Roundup Saloon

     American Kitchen

     The Hideout Kitchen

​     Barranco Cocina Peruana

​     Batch and Brine

     Headlands Brewing Company

Livermore, CA

     Underdog Wine Bar @ Concannon Winery  (steady gig- three years)

     Steven Kent Winery

     The Good Time Tavern

     Longevity Wines

     The Purple Orchid

     Winemaker's Pour House

     Garre Vineyard and Winery

     Tap 25

     Beer Baron

     Two Day Town Music Festival

     Cedar Mountain Winery

     Eagle Ridge Vineyard

     Charles R Winery

     Sauced BBQ & Spirits

     Rockhouse Sports Pub and Grill

     Eight Bridges Brewing

     Swirl on the Square


     Almost Famous Wine Company

     The Grill at Wente Vineyards

     Rebel Kitchen Libations

     Elevation LVK

​     Los Positas Vineyards

     Rios-Lovell Winery

Martinez, CA

     Martinez Marina Festival


     Barrel Aged Restaurant and Cocktail Bar

     Martinez Yacht Club

    The Spotted Cow

     Roxx on Main

     Bar Cava Wine Whiskey and Eatery

​     Slow Hand BBQ

Moraga, CA

     Canyon Club Brewery

Murfreesboro, TN

     Brew U

Napa, CA

     The Meritage Resort and Spa (private wedding)

     Churchhill Manor (private wedding)

Nashville, TN

     Bluebird Cafe

     Cafe Coco

     Dawg House Saloon

     VRadio Nashville: Featured Artist on Front Porch Studio

     Commodore Grille

​     Twelve Keys Saloon

New Orleans, LA

     Balcony Music Club (in the French Quarter, during Annual Jazz Festival)

Novato, CA

     Hopmonk Tavern

Oakhurst, CA

     Oakhurst Fruit and Nut Co.

Oakland, CA

     Dunsmuir Hellman Historic Estate Christmas Open House

     The Uptown

     The Vine Wine Bar

     Nomad Cafe

     Scott's Seafood, Jack London Square

Orangevale, CA

     Club Retro

Orinda, CA


     Table 24

     Piccolo Napoli

     The Fourth Bore Tap Room and Grill

Pacifica, CA

     A Grape in the Fog

     Winters Tavern

Petaluma, CA

     First Presbyterian Church of Petaluma (Private Wedding)

Pittsburg, CA

     EJ Phair (Liberty)

     EJ Phair Brewing Co. and Alehouse

Pleasant Hill, CA

     Smokin Okie's B.B.Q. Joint

     Wise Girl

Pleasanton, CA

     Cellar Door

     El Balazo

     Downtown Pleasanton, Sizzling Saturdays

     Handles Gastropub

     Girasole Grill

     Redcoats British Pub & Restaurant



     Palm Event Center In the Vineyard

     SideTrack Bar and Grill

     The Club at Ruby Hill

     Nonni's Bistro

Sacramento, CA

     Downtown and Vine

San Carlos, CA

     Devils Canyon Brewing Company

San Francisco, CA

     Beale Street Bar

     Crissy Field (Special Event)

     The Guardsmen Crab Feed and Festival of Trees

              Fort Mason Festival Pavilion 

             (I organized the music, plus played, for this annual fundraiser)


     OneUp Lounge (Inside the Union Square Hyatt)

     Star Princess (cruise ship)- Capri Lounge

     Red Devil Lounge

     The Red Vic

     Retox Lounge

     Rockit Room

     Sonoma Napa or Beyond

     Spencer and Daniel's Premium Wine Outlet

     FCC Free Radio: Featured Artist on The Unbound Sound Show


     San Francisco Brewing Company

San Mateo, CA

​     Pinstripes

San Ramon, CA


Santa Barbara, CA

     Live Culture Lounge (Opening of Annual International Independent Film Fest)


     Soho Restaurant and Music Club

     Creek Side Inn

     Whiskey Richards

Santa Rosa, CA

     Cellars of Sonoma

     Hey Misstir Bar and Grill

     Stout Brothers Irish Pub and Restaurant

     D'Argenzio Winery

Saratoga, CA

     Savannah Chanelle Vineyards

Sepastopol, CA

     Hopmonk Tavern

Shelbyville, TN


Solano, CA

     Solano Community College

Sonoma, CA

     Viansa Winery and Italian Marketplace

     HopMonk Tavern

Tracy, CA

    The Upper Room

Vallejo, CA

     Cantina City Lights

     City of Vallejo: July 4th Waterfront Music Celebration

     Empress Theater

     Ozcat Radio Station

     Town House Cocktail Lounge

Walnut Creek, CA

     1515 Restaurant and Lounge

     Annual "Walnut Festival," Heather Farms

     Annual "Art on the Main" Street Fair, Downtown

     Bourbon Highway

     Calicraft Brewing Company

     Casa Belicoso Cigar Lounge

     Creekside Grill

     Crogan's Sports Bar and Grill

     Dan's Irish Sports Bar


     Manor Care

     Maria Maria

     Pinky's Pizza

     Pyramid Alehouse  (on regular rotation)

     The Red House

     Sports Basement

     The Spotted Cow

     Spoontonic Lounge

     Stelle Bistro

     Tiki Tom's

     Vice Ultra Lounge

    ​Mike Hess Brewing

     Rotator Taproom

     Pacific Catch

​     Rooted Coffee

     Lokanta Mediterranean Grill and Bar

     Extreme Pizza

Radio and Television Shows

     MoonAlice Radio 365 (featured on Ben Fong-Torres' show)

     Lonely Oak Radio (featured artist as well as on regular rotation)

     Yeah Live! (Television show)

     KALX Radio Station, Featured Artist on The Next Big Thing

     KPFA Radio Station (twice)

     Ozcat Radio Station, New Artist's Premier Live Show

     Unbound Sound Show for FCC Free

             One hour interview and Performance

     VRadio Nashville, Front Porch Studio, ​Interview and Performance

             One hour interview and Performance

     90.5 fm KVHS,, Local Music Hour


Movie and Film

     Santa Barbara International Independent Film Festival

             Hired to perform on Opening Night,

             Next to The Red Carpet Event for Breathless

     Wrestling Days 

             (Two of my song tracks are featured on the soundtrack)

     Level Zero 

              (Opened for Conscious Souls band at Movie Premiere Event)