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Joy & Madness CD Release with Ozomatli

$20 – $45
November 18, 2015 @ 11:30 pm - November 19, 2015 @ 2:00 pm
The Crest Theater, 1013 K Street
Sacramento, CA 95814 United States



Joy & Madness and the Nickel Slots at Harlow’s

February 5, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:55 pm
Harlow’s, 2708 J STREET
Sacramento, CA 95816 United States

We shared an epic bill with the Nickel Slots last year at Harlow’s. In the past year, both bands have gone out and done amazing things and are extremely excited to come together again for another show. Don’t miss this one, it will be a night of variety (Americana and FUnk), love and goodness. Don’t miss this one peeps!


For the Love of Music

February 13, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 3:55 pm
Rocklin Event Center, 2650 Sunset Boulevard
Rocklin, 95677 United States

Rocklin Presents “For the Love of the Music,” a very special Valentine’s weekend event. Enjoy a romantic dinner with your special someone Joy & Madness funks you and your lover through the night! We’ll be joined by our friends Dana Moret and Mr. December. DINNER OPTIONS (Dessert is included in all options): Chicken Marsala w/ fettuccine and a salad, or Eggplant Marsala w/ fettuccine and a salad, or Shrimp Scampi w/ fettuccine and a salad. SCHEDULE Cocktail Hour at 5:30pm Dinner at…


South Lake Tahoe: Hard Rock Hotel and Casino

March 26, 2016 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, 50 HIGHWAY 50,
Stateline, 89449 United States

Enjoy a night with Joy & Madness at the vinyl lounge in South Shore’s premier music venue. We’ll be rocking you all night with funk to make you flip and new sounds.


Alpine Meadows Spring Music Series

April 16, 2016 @ 6:00 am - 9:00 am
Alpine Meadows, 2600 Alpine Meadows Rd
Alpine Meadows, CA 96146 United States

We’ll be rocking you starting around 1pm on the sundeck at Alpine Meadows for this great series featuring some of the best music in California. Take a ski day on April 16, and join us for a funky day on the slopes.


El Dorado Hills Food Art and Wine Festival

May 8, 2016 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Steve Young Amphitheater, 4364 Town Center Boulevard
El Dorado Hills, CA 95762 United States

Joy & Madness will be making your mama funky at the 13th Annual El Dorado Hills Art, Beer & Wine Fesitval (formerly Art & Wine Affaire) Saturday and Sunday, May 7th & 8th, 2016 at the El Dorado Hills Town Center. We’ll be rocking you from 2:30pm to 4:30pm on Sunday. As with every year the event will feature the 80+ best artists from both near and far, displaying their fine-art along the thoroughfare on Town Center Boulevard.


Sacramento Music Festival

May 27, 2016 @ 4:00 am - May 30, 2016 @ 4:00 pm
Old Sacramento, 922 2nd St,
Sacramento, 95814 United States

Joy and Madness will be hitting the Sacramento Music Festival for another year. While we don’t know exactly when we’ll be playing yet, look for us on the Friday and Sunday schedule. Every Memorial Day Weekend since 1974, Old Sacramento and other Downtown venues have been home to one of the area’s biggest parties of the year. Originally the Old Sacramento Dixieland Jazz Jubilee, the event has evolved with the changing times to include other styles of music in addition…


Redwood Mountain Faire

June 4, 2016 @ 4:00 am - June 6, 2016 @ 10:00 am
Redwood Mountain Faire, 5401 Graham Hill Rd
Felton, CA 95018 United States

Joy & Madness is extremely excited to be joining what’s sure to be a stellar lineup and the amazing vibe of the Redwood Mountain Faire. For our fans in San Jose, and Santa Cruz county, this is a must see. The Redwood Mountain Faire started in the early 1980s as a way to feature the talent of local artists, and musicians, in a community event that would benefit local charities as well. It was extraordinarily successful for 18 years, and…


Britt Fest, Jacksonville, OR

July 7, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Britt Fest, 350 S 1st St,
Jacksonville, 97530 United States

Come to laugh, and get funked too! Joy & Madness will be warming up the crowd prior to Brian Regan’s performance at Britt Fest. Come grab a beer and check us out in the pavilion before Brian Regan’s set. An amazing ongoing music festival/series with its root in the classical tradition, Britt fest has a beautiful outdoor venue in Jacksonville Oregon featuring some of the top entertainers in the world. We’ll be bringing the funk and soul revolution to Oregon…


Rhythm and Rye, Olympia, WA

July 8, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:55 pm
Rhythm and Rye, 311 Capitol Way
N, Olympia, 98501 United States

We’re teaming up with Olympia’s premier funk band  and Olympia’s best sounding room to bring our grooves to Olympia Washington. We are so excited to be working with The Brown Edition on this upcoming date. Funkiness will abound, nastiness will ensue, and you will be a part of it.


The Torch Club

July 15, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Torch Club, 904 15th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814 United States

The Torch Club is our favorite Sacramento haunt and the place where many of us came up musically. The packed dance floor, sweat filled room, and nasty party is part of what makes the Torch Club a favorite for the Jamfam. We don’t play here often, but when we do it is fun!!



July 17, 2016 @ 4:00 am - 10:00 am
Nevada County Fairgrounds, 11228 McCourtney Rd,
Grass Valley, CA 95949 United States

After a vibrant lobbying from our fans and fellow festival-goers, Joy & Madness has been asked back to Worldfest this year. Last year, we experienced an amazing energy and pure funkiness from the beautiful people at this festival. This year, we’ll be back on Sunday and will be bringing two sets of Joy & Madness to rival last year! Bring your vibe, bring your spirit, and be prepared to dance.


Guitarfish 2016

July 27, 2016 - July 31, 2016
Cisco Grove Campground, Cisco Rd
Soda Springs, 95728

Guitarfish is easily one of the most epic festivals we’ve ever had the privilege of taking part in. From late night jams to killer festival art to morning yoga and dips in the beautiful Yuba River. This festival has it all. In the beautiful setting of the Sierra Nevada campground at Cisco Grove, surrounded by big trees, there really is no better place to see and be a part of great music. So far, the lineup this year includes ALO, Greyboy Allstars,…


Downieville Classic, Downieville, CA

August 4, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Downieville Classic, 321 Main St,
Downieville, 95936 United States

The Downieville Classic is California’s premier Mountain Bike Festival and race. If you love to ride, and you love to funk, this is where you’ll want to be. Ride on Thursday and get your groove on that night as Joy & Madness brings you to new levels of mountain high.


Petaluma Music Festival

August 5, 2016 - August 6, 2016
Sonoma Marin Fairgrounds, 175 Fairgrounds Drive
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States

The Petaluma Music Festival is one of the great California music festivals benefiting music in the schools in Petaluma and the vicinity. Sponsored by Lagunitas, this festival will be headlined by our good friends out of Sacramento Jackie Greene and the Mother Hips. Come join us for an amazing festival and a great cause!


Swabbies on the River

August 13, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Swabbies, 5871 Garden Highway
Sacramento, CA 95837 United States

Swabbies is the best spot for a summer afternoon on the river. Great food (try the fish tacos), refreshing drinks, and a beautiful outdoor live music arena that is perfect chill spot for a summer afternoon. Last time we played Swabbies a storm blew in, dumped rain on the dancers, and the party continued through it all. It’s just that kind of place. While we can’t promise the weather will repeat that phenomenon, we can promise a killer party in…


For the Funk of It

August 14, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Belden Town, 14785 Belden Town Rd,
Belden, CA 95915 United States

For two years past, For the Funk of It has been a rager up in Belden town, and for two years past, the the fest has invited Joy & Madness to come play, but circumstances prevented the band from making it up. After seeing photos of what looks like an amazing party (and not being there for it), we made it a point to make it up to Belden this year. We will be in good company, with the legendary Fred…


Joy & Madness and Trombone Shorty

September 17, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Ace of Spades, 1417 R St
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States

Joy & Madness – The Brewing Lair

September 24, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 11:59 pm

Come join us with the good folk at The Brewing Lair for the third year in a row as we help host their annual customer appreciation shindig! $5 gets you in (includes a free raffle ticket) plus $4 beers @4:00 till close. 70’s disco/funk scene is the theme. Far-out prize awarded for the wildest dressed!


Joy & Madness – The Torch Club

July 21, 2018 @ 9:00 pm - 1:00 am
The Torch Club, 904 15th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814 United States

Get ready Sacramento because Joy & Madness is ready to hit one of our favorite local stomping grounds! Plan to join us for this night of funk & groove to fuel your soul. https://www.facebook.com/events/394166627758108/


Devin Dawson with Arden Park Roots and Joy & Madness

$30 – $100
August 19, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Rocklin Quarry Park, 4060 Rocklin Rd
Rocklin, CA 95677 United States

Eat Farm-to-Fork presents Homestead, Quarry Park’s local music, beer, wine and vendor fair. Featuring live performances from Sacramento’s own Devin Dawson, Arden Park Roots and Joy & Madness. Shop local artisans and help us in welcoming Devin Dawson home for the summer, fresh off the Soul2Soul Tour with Tim McGraw and Faith Hill! #HOMESTEADFEST homesteadca.com https://www.facebook.com/events/497134067383121/


Joy & Madness – Live on the Boulevard

August 30, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
El Dorado Hills Town Center, 4364 Town Center Blvd,
EL Dorado HIlls, United States

Hey J&M Fam! We’re happy to be back at this great (FREE!) Live on the Boulevard concert series at the El Dorado Hills Town Center again this summer. Make you plans to come get down with us! https://www.facebook.com/events/249705405837264/


Concerts at Commons Beach – Joy & Madness

September 2, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - September 3, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Concerts at Commons Beach,

We can’t wait Tahoe Jam Fam! We’re excited to be back to funk out another year at Commons Beach in Tahoe City. Come on out and help us bring another finale to this great FREE concert to a close! https://www.facebook.com/events/1847465778894737/


Chico, CA – Lost on Main

November 3, 2018 @ 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Lost on Main, 319 Main Street
Chico, CA 95928 United States

We’ll be returning to Lost on Main for an epic throw-down. Lost on Main is Chico’s epic venue with a world-class sound system and vibes for days. The Skip Culton Project.


Joy & Madness

January 5 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wild Eye Pub,

*** All ages event *** An eight piece soul and funk explosion out of Sacramento that could be described as Jamiroquai meets Fits and the Tantrums, Joy & Madness has been rocking stages all over the West Coast since inception. Joy & Madness brings a modern classic pop sensibility to a new age of joyous funk and soul reaching audiences in a way that few live performers can. As true believers in music as a shared experience that can simultaneously…


Joy & Madness – Thursday Live! at Odd Fellows Hall (Davis)

February 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Davis Odd Fellows,

On Thursday, February 7th, the Davis Odd Fellows Thursday Live! starts 2019 with funk band Joy & Madness. It’s a joyous get on the dance floor and get rid of the winter blues show. The Odd Fellows invite the community to come to the hall and enjoy an evening of music. The hall is located at 415 2nd Street in downtown Davis. Doors open at 7p.m. The show starts at 7:30. All ages are welcome. Thursday Live! shows are free…


Joy & Madness + More

May 3 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cesar E. Chavez Plaza,

Press play into summer at Concerts in the Park presented by Dignity Health Sacramento in Downtown Sac! Grab a cold beer, a bite to eat from a local food truck, and rock out to tunes of local and nationally touring bands. Come early and stay late in Downtown Sac! Tonight is Kona Brewing Company night presented by Kona Brewing Company! They will be handing out leis at the door, while supplies last. Tonight, on the main stage: – Joy and…

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