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zBug is an industrial jazz unit based in San Francisco, CA that presents structured improvisational music sets, based on the performance venue architecture and music compositional themes, featuring select guest members on concert engagements worldwide.

zBug in San Francisco 6/24/19

Monday, June 24, 2019
3225  22nd Street @ Mission, San Francisco

The Monday Make-Out II
The cutting edge of Bay Area jazz and improvised music–

Monday, 6/24, 8pm (8:30pm start)
No Cover/Donations Accepted

Set #1: Z-Bug (industrial jazz)
David Leikam-cello, electronics, a.o.

Set #2: Education Reform (jazz/progressive)
Aaron Kruziki-keys, a.o.

Set #3: Nick Obando Quartet (free improvisation)
Nick Obando-alto sax
Tracy Hui-banjo, electronics
Karl Evangelista-guitar

zBug at Oakland’s Studio Grand

zBug is back and excited to be playing Oakland Freedom Jazz Society’s Monday series at Studio Grand. zBug will be performing with a new line up including David Leikam, Timothy Orr, Patrick Cress and yours truly!

Also, playing from Chicago is Twin Talk!

Oakland Freedom Jazz Society presents: Monday, February 4
Studio Grand 3234 Grand Ave (near Grand Lake Theater), Oakland
sliding scale $7-15
9:00pm: doors
9:30: zbug
10:15ish: Chicago’s Twin Talk

Zbug video from May 12, 2016 at the Luggage Store Gallery!

zBug at All Tomorrows’ After Parties: Sunday 3pm – June 5, 2016

zBug featuring Sheila Bosco, Timothy Orr, Sean Price – All Tomorrows’ After Parties | Benefit Festival – NextNow presents
See the entire festival listing at:


 Berkeley Arts Festival
2133 University Avenue, Berkeley (Downtown Berkeley BART)
$12 – proceeds go to
SF Coalition on Homelessness

Birthday Bash for David Leikam tonight in Oakland!

Monday, April 25th

Come celebrate David’s birthday with us!

Zbug plays at 9:30pm
featuring David Leikam, Sheila Bosco, Timothy Orr, Sean Price
Studio Grand Oakland
@3234 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA
(near Grand Lake Theater)

Saturday, March 12: zBug

Come enjoy an afternoon of experimental music in the classic SF Musician’s Union  downtown Civic Center neighborhood!


Sat, March 12, 2016 – 3pm and 5pm
zBug playing at Musician’s Union local 6 in SF
featuring David Leikan, Sheila Bosco, Timothy Orr, Sean Price
@116 Ninth Street, San Francisco, CA (CIVIC CENTER BART)

This Saturday 2/13 afternoon – Poetry and music!


Please join us for a fun afternoon of poetry and music!

February 13, 2016 (3-5pm)
Musicians Union Hall, Local 6
116 9th Street (at Mission) – San Francisco

Paul Corman-Roberts, Nancy Davenport, Gabe Gusman, Bill Leikam with David Leikam & Sheila Bosco:Poetry @ Afternoon | ArtsEarth presents

Zbug Saturday, 1/23/16 downtown SF!


3:00 pm – 5:00 pm at the Musicians Union Hall, Local 6

zBug featuring Sheila Bosco, Timothy Orr, Sean Price
Afternoon | ArtsEarth presents

zBug at the Creative Music Series, Luggage Store Gallery – San Francisco


Thur, Aug 20, 2015 – 8pm
zBug at the Creative Music Series, Luggage Store Gallery

509 Cultural Gallery, 509 Ellis Street SF (map)

8:00pm David Katz & Friends
8:40pm Rachel Austin – voice, Kim Ip – dance
9:15pm zBug
David Leikam, Sheila Bosco, Fred Malouf, Patrick Cress
$6-15 sliding scale

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