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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 at the Luggage Store Gallery Thurs 1/9/2020

LSG Creative Music Series The Luggage Store Gallery 1007 Market Street (@6th) San Francisco 8:00 pm $8-15 sliding

8pm David Leikam
NS Design CR5-string bass / CR6-string cello, Moog synthesizer

9pm zBug
a psychedelic jazz trio David Leikam – NS Design CR5-string bass / CR6-string cello, Moog synthesizer, Sheila Bosco – drums, Patrick Cress – saxophones, clarinets

ZBug/Feral Luggage Sunday 12/8/2019 Temescal Arts Center

Sunday. Dec 8, 2019 8-10pm
TAC: Temescal Art Center
511 48th St, Oakland

8PM Feral Luggage is a San Francisco-based septet band playing NullWave (think NYC lower east-side – punk jazz, Ornette Coleman, eklectro-acoustica sound-scapes) with some North African metal/folk/blues blended in for flavor.

9PM zBug is a psychedelic jazz trio. Founded in 2006 by David Leikam and with Sheila Bosco and Patrick Cress.

zBug @ ProArts Oakland Freedom Jazz Society, 11/25/2019

Zbug at Oakland Freedom Jazz Society 11/25

Oakland Freedom Jazz Society Presents:
Sheldon Brown (solo)
zBug (trio)

Monday, November 25th, 9-11:30 pm 
Pro Arts Gallery & COMMONS
150 Frank H Ogawa Plaza, Oakland

zBug (quartet) and Rent Romus’ Lords of Outland 10/22

Starline Social CLub
@2236 Martin Luther King Way, Oakland, CA

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
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 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)

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