Live Music with Missing Man Quartet

The Missing Man Quartet plays original interpretations of jazz and Great American Songbook standards using an unusual instrumental format. By integrating mandolin into the more standard lineup of drums, bass, and guitar, the Missing Man Quartet brings a new twist that provides a tonal color rarely heard in mainstream jazz. The level of experience of […]

🔸Live Music with The Elmwoods

Music Type: Country, rock, funk-a-billy…just like we’ve played at the pub many times before! Our band is from Oakland and we’ve been playing music together since 2012. We love sharing our music with friends, fans, family, and everyone who likes live music. Never A Cover a Charge!

Live Music with Beatles Thingy 2/25

Music Type: Beatles songs, sung both by band members AND audience volunteers! Back at Kensington Circus Pub by popular demand! Joshua Raoul Brody plays his favorite Beatles songs AND accompanies YOU on YOURS!, ably abetted (sometimes) by the sensational Seabury brothers. Lyrics provided! Keys/tempos/styles switched at the drop of a hat! Etc.! NEVER a COVER […]

Live Music With Le Jazu

Le Jazu is an eclectic string quintet of seasoned Bay Area musicians based in Oakland CA. While the instrumentation mimics that of the classic Reinhardt/Grappelli groups, our focus on vocal jazz and our collective background in jazz, manouche, blues and soul delivers a unique sound and feel to the band Le Jazu's favorite music comes […]

Live Music with Lonesome Eddie and the Saddle Sores 3-2-24

Lonesome Eddie and the Saddle Sores is a music- and harmony-lovers country band based in Lafayette/Berkeley featuring Lonesome Eddie on pedal steel. The band members are a playful group of talented musicians and singers who light up the stage with a nice blend of slow and upbeat songs. The present Lonesome Eddie and the Saddle […]

Live Music with REV.RABIA

Rev. Rabia and Keizo have been playing in the Bay Area for over 30 years. Their muisc encompasses folk, blues, Americana with a dash of Jazz. Please check our website: www.revrabia.com

🔸Live Music – John Tinloy’s Birthday Bash

John is the founder of 60’s tribute band The Back Pages.  He will assemble a band of friends for this event.  The Kensington Circus Pub has hosted John’s Birthday Bash for many years.  Friends, family and everyone else is invited to attend!

Live Music with Earth Quake

Legendary Bay Area band Earth Quake is a Berkeley-based rock band since 1966. They released 2 albums on A&M Records, including 2 hit singles. Earth Quake went on to found their own label, internationally acclaimed and distributed Beserkeley Records. Earth Quake's first hit song in the Bay Area and nationally was "Friday On My Mind". […]

Live Music with Tangled & Free 3-16-2024

With a touch of psychedelia and a whole lotta of groove, Tangled & Free is a high-energy jam band designed to keep you movin'. We play reinvented covers with tight rhythms, peaks, valleys and surprising changes. If its feels funky... we just might throw it out there! We feature some of our favorite artists such […]

Live Music with Missing Man Quartet

The Missing Man Quartet plays original interpretations of jazz and Great American Songbook standards using an unusual instrumental format. By integrating mandolin into the more standard lineup of drums, bass, and guitar, the Missing Man Quartet brings a new twist that provides a tonal color rarely heard in mainstream jazz. The level of experience of […]

Live Music with FAVES

Great Food, Drinks, and LIVE MUSIC featuring FAVES! Never a cover charge!