2022 Live Music

The Wrecktangles at the Chico ART Festival

“I love singing three part harmonies with these two.
There is nothing like feeling you are in sitting right in the middle of a chord – it’s magical”
– Holly Taylor about her new band –
The Wrecktangles

In addition to all the art, art demos, activities for kids, food trucks, and the margaritas, the Chico ART Festival will features a music stage with LIVE MUSIC, tables under a large tree and a big tent outdoors at St John’s Episcopal Church, 2341 Floral Ave, in Chico.  

Here is our Live Music line up:

Friday, May 6 | 4 pm to 8 pm

4:00 pm – 5:45 pm | The Wrecktangles Acoustic/electric trio playing everything from rock n roll, classic country, jazz and light originals with soaring three part harmonies. Holly Taylor’s New Band. 

6:15 pm  – 8:00 pm | Swing Set – Western swing, jazzy blues, country, and groovy oldies served up with an emphases on vocal harmonies with Donna Elkins. 

Saturday, May 7 | 10 am to 5 pm

10:00 am – 12:00 noon |  Warren Haskell – Classical Guitar

12:30 pm – 2:30 pm |  John Seid Trio John Seid, Steve Cook, with Dana Olsen on guitar. Eclectic set of classics from many genres., fun music with meaning, hope, and good feelings.

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm |  LeAnn Cooley and the Occasional Swingers – Vintage Blues, Classic Jazz, Home Style Swing

Plus in between the two sets on Friday, listen to acapella by the Chico Women’s Choir and Barbara Beckett. Throughout the show, join the Children’s Choir of Chico at their booth for sing-a-long performances. 

Music line up courtesy of Susan Schrader. Sound engineering by Hap Hathaway. Thank you!


Swing Set and Friends at Chico ART Festival
Swing Set and Friends

Warren Haskell | Art at the MatadorWarren Haskell

John Seid Trio at the Chico ART Festival
“Looking forward to the afternoon!
Stevie Cook will also share some great songs he has written.”
– John Seid about his trio

LeAnn Cooley