San Francisco's darling Karina Deniké is a versatile, sought after vocalist, songwriter, collaborator and band leader who moves fluidly from intimate torch song chanteuse to soul singer, to punk powerhouse. "Deniké possesses a voice so rich and luxuriant she sounds like she was born to sing any song that comes her way". (KQED’s California Report). Deniké has released over 30 albums as solo artist, band member or guest, been on major and independent labels: ( MCA, Warner, FatWreck chords, Discovery, Moon, 510, Pink and Black, Portofranco, Hellcat), toured extensively worldwide, had her work on soundtracks and countless compilations. She is known for her past work in SF Bay Area groups: Dance Hall Crashers, Stara Nova, Jezebelle among others, and is a current member of bands NOFX , her own self- titled sextet, The Cottontails, The Bluebelles, Marc and The Casuals and recently toured with Hope Sandoval ( Mazzy Star) and the Warm Inventions for their 2017 release. Deniké and her band have performed in New York, Los Angeles, at dOCUMENTA 13 arts festival in Kassel Germany, London and Japan and locally have been presented by SF Jazz, The Flower Pianos series, the centennial celebration of SF City Hall, Noise-pop, The Contemporary Jewish Museum, Undercover Presents among others.  Her acclaimed 2015 release "Under Glass" was named one of the TOP 10 JAZZ ALBUMS of 2015 -by KQED, and her song Musee Mechanique was on the 2016 compilation by Fat Wreck Chords.

NEWSsssssssss.....

Brain Wilson Shout out ! OMG – LIKE – OMG!!!

In case you didn’t catch this, THE Brain Wilson of The Beach Boys gave our cover of Lonely Sea a special shout on his social media outlets …such a crazy honor! check it here: Brain Wilson on twitter

Cool SF PARK SHOWS: 

Michael McIntosh and I are back again Sunday July 8th at FLOWER PIANOS HERE: Flower piano website in the Botanical Gardens (my fave SF event ever!) on, and I’ll be singing with the phenomenal Red Room Orchestra doing the music of Twin Peaks and Wes Anderson’s movies at Outside Lands!   On August 12th!

TOUR DATES:  Touring this spring and summer with NoFX for Punk in Drublic festivals and back to Europe. 

GUEST SPOTS!

SO VERY Honored to have been a guest on the fabulous Bay Area vocalista, multi-instrumentalist, and songwriter Katy Stephan’s new album. She even made beautiful little keepsake tins ( for the song i sang on called "Sometimes Mercy") on a download code inside. BUY YOURS HERE: Katy Stephan Bandcamp 

JANUARY 2018  Honored to be a part of the Twin Peaks and Wes Anderson tribute nights with The Red Room Orchestra as part of SF SketchFest 2018. What a blast!  Interview/Performance of Elliot Smith's 'Needle in the Hay'  arrangement by Dina Maccabbee on Michael  - Krasny's show on KQED:   https://www.kqed.org/forum/2010101863437

- Reviews/pics of the shows: http://www.riffmagazine.com/festivals/sketchfest-tenenbaums-20180118/

Karina Denike's acclaimed release Under Glass is for sale on limited edition vinyl, and C.D at CD Baby and by digi downloads at Bandcamp.

LP's and CD's are also available at Amoeba Records SF, Aquarius Records SF, Dave's record shop in Berkeley, and at shows!  For publicity plz contact FLYPR @ flypr.net T. 323-667-1344 Check out the press page for reviews of Under Glass.

 

MONTHLY RESIDENCIES

       WITH THE COTTONTAILS                                                     

* 2nd Wednesdays of the month at the Rite Spot, 8:30-10:30pm (piano and vocal duo)                            

* 1st Sundays of the month (full Band) at Club Deluxe, 6-9pm

* 2nd Thursdays at Local Edition, 691 Market St. @3rd 8pm-12am

* 2nd Sundays of the month ( full band) at The Riptide - 7:30-10:30pm

      WITH MR. LONESOME & THE BLUEBELLES                                           

3rd Sundays of the month at Club Deluxe, 6pm-9pm