Paul Griffiths is a San Francisco based songwriter/performer. Originally from Manchester England, Paul regularly performs around the SF Bay Area and beyond in various configurations, 

solo, duo, trio and with his full bands: "THE SCOFFLAWS" and "THE BOGUES".

Paul Griffiths is a San Francisco based songwriter/performer. Originally from Manchester England,Paul regularly performs around the SF Bay area and beyond in various configurations, solo, duo, trio and with his full bands  "The Scofflaws" and "The Bogues."

UPCOMING SHOWS​​

Paul Griffiths is a San Francisco based songwriter/performer, "...known and widely admired for such timeless classics as 'Headless Body in a Topless Bar'..."

Hailing from Manchester England, Paul regularly performs around the SF Bay Area and beyond in various configurations; solo duo, trio and full band.

Paul recently played a very successful show at SF's premier venue, The Great American Music Hall. 

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Paul interviewed  on KALW Radio11/19/16 (interview starts around 2mins30sec)

 

 

 

2019

Upcoming Shows

 
11.24.19 The Lost Church SF 'Just in Time' Record Release Party 3:30-6:30pm
11.03.19 Armados SF 6:00-8:30pm Paul with Sean Silverman
10.26.19 The Monkey House Berkeley 7pm  with Danny Allen and Mick Shaffer
10.26 19 Dr Rick's Halloween Party 11.30pn  The BOGUES
10.10.19 Lucky Horseshoe Bar SF 8-11pm The Bogues
09.28.19 Noe Valley Ministry SF 7-10pm Beatles Night Benefit for Josie's Place
09.24.19 The Lost Church 7:30pm The BOGUES and the Bunkermen
09.12.19 The Lucky Horseshoe 8pm The BOGUES
09.08.19 Thee Parkside 4pm Paul 
09.07.19 AWS Benefit Paul Sean Silverman and Benito Cortez
08.29.19 Neck of The Woods  8pm The BOGUES
08.10.19 FDR Brewery Paul with Sean Silverman and Dana Burt
08.08.19 The Lucky Horseshoe 8pm The Bogues
07.24.10 The Bindery Bookstore SF Paul and Sean Silverman with Peter Orner
06.08.19 San Francisco Free Folk Festival 1pm Woody Guthrie Stage Everett Middle School, SF
05.30.19 Bottom of The Hill, The Bogues 9pm 
05.10.19 The Rite Spot,SF  Paul Griffiths & The Scofflaws 9:00-11:00pm
05.09.19 Lucky Horseshoe The BOGUES 2nd Thursday Monthly Residency 8-11pm
04.20.19 FDR Brew Pub SF Paul Griffiths & The Scofflaws 7:30-9:30pm
04.11.19 Lucky Horseshoe The BOGUES 2nd Thursday Monthly Residency 8-11pm 
03.30.19 The Rite Spot, SF 9-11pm Paul Griffiths & The Scofflaws
03.17.19 The Ivy Room, Albany Ca 4pm St Paddy's Day Celebration w/The BOGUES The  Hooks  White Limousine
03.16.19 The Make Out Room, SF 7:30-9-30pm The BOGUES & Penny Opry St Paddy's Eve 
03.14.19 The Lucky Horseshoe 8-11pm The BOGUES
03.09.19 Clock Tower Music San Carlos, Songwriters-In-The-Round with Paul Griffiths Jim Bruno Mick Shaffer 8-10:30pm 
02.14.19 The Lucky Horseshoe 8-11pm The BOGUES
02.09.14 Charlie's Cafe, Precita Park Paul w Sean Silverman  1pm
01.14.19 The Lucky Horseshoe 8-11pm The BOGUES

Previous Shows

12.16.18  The Lucky Horseshoe 8pm-11pm THE BOGUES
12.07.18 Charlies Cafe SF 7pm Paul Griffiths w/ Sean Silverman
11.17.18 The Rip Tide 9:30pm -12:00pm THE BOGUES
11.10.18 The Make Out Room 2pm THE BOGUES
11.03.18 Kensington Circus Pub 8pm THE BOGUES
11.01.18 The Monkey House Benefit Paul solo
11.27.18 Dr Rik's Halloween Party SF 8pm
10.20.18 Noe Valley Ministry Beatles Fundraiser Night for Josie's Place
06.23.18 Mini-Porchfest 1-5pm THE BOGUES
06.17.18 The RipTide SF
06.07.18 Ocean Ale House, SF 7-10p
05.12.18 19 Broadway Fairfax California
05.11.18 First Tuesday Oakland Uptown 7-9pm
05.04.18 The Lost Church SF Birthday Extravaganza Paul Griffiths Meredith Edgar w/ Sean Silverman Benito Cortez Michael McNevin
04.26.18 The Monkey House, Berkeley
04.20.18 La Soleil SF Paul solo7:30pm
04.14.18 The Mudpuddle, Niles CA,  2-6pm Paul Griffiths Michael McNevin Dore Coller 
03.21.16 Octopus Literary Salon Oakland
03.17.18 The Make Out Room SF with Penny Opry. Special St Pats show
03.16.18 The Ocean Ale House SF 7-10pm
03.15.18 Amnesia SF 6-8pm
03.09.18 Charlies Cafe SF THE BOGUES 7-10pm
02.11.18 Bazaaar Cafe SF
01.25.18 The Kensington, Kensington CA THE BOGUES
01.19.18 Ocean Ale House SF 7-10pm

2017

12.16.17 The Lucky Horshoe Bernal Heights  THE BOGUES XMAS SHOW 9pm.
12.08.17 Charlie's Cafe Paul Griffiths/Meredith Edgar w/ Sean Silverman and Michael Mcnevin
12.07.17 The Ocean Ale House with Meredith Edgar/Paul Griffiths w/Sean Silverman
11.14.17 The Uptown Night Club Oakland Paul Griffiths/Meredith Edgar 
10.28.17 Starry Plough Berkeley Murder Ballads Night Paul Griffiths/Meredith Edgar w/ Sean Silverman
10.17.17 Bazarre Cafe Hurricane Harvey Benefit 7pm
10.06.17 Fairfax Private Party THE BOGUES
10.22.17 The Make Out Room SF THE BOGUES w/ The Seagulls
09.23.17 The Monkey House Berkeley, Hurricane Benefit Paul Griffiths/Meredith Edgar w/Sean Silverman
09.23. 17 Block Party  SF  THE BOGUES 2-4pm
09.10.17 The Ocean Ale House 4-6pm Paul Griffiths/Meredith Edgar w/ Sean Silverman
09.09.17 The Rite Spot SF Paul Griffiths/Meredith Edgar w/ Benito Cortez 9-11pm
09.07.17 Bird and Beckett Bookstore Glen Park Paul Griffiths/Meredith Edgar & The Scofflaws
08.18.17 Charlies Coffee ShopPrecita Park Paul Griffiths/Meredith Edgar w/ Sean Silverman
08.12.17 The Lucky Horseshoe, Bernal Heights  SF The Bogues 
06.24.17 The Starry Plough Berkeley Paul  Griffiths and Sean Silverman 6pm
06.22.17 The Lost Church, SF  Paul Griffiths,Meredith Edgar Birthday Extravaganza
05.20.17 PorchFest  THE BOGUES and w/ The Meredith Edgar Trio
04.23.17 Private Party, SF THE BOGUES
04.16.17 Winters's Tavern Pacifica Beaster Sunday THE BOGUES 4pm
04.6.17 BIRD AND BECKETT BOOKSTORE GLEN PARK Paul Griffiths/Meredith Edgar & The Scofflaws
04.01.17 San Jose Paul Griffiths and Meredith Edgar
03.17.17 THE MAKE OUT ROOM ST PATRICK'S NIGHT THE BOGUES 7pm 
03.11.17 THE MONKEY HOUSE BERKELEY Alex Walsh and Paul Griffiths
02.23.17 THE LOST CHURCH Paul Griffiths and Aireene Espiritu $10 in advance $15 day of show.
02.12.17 The Make Out Room SF ACLU Benefit 7-9pm
01.27.17 Charlie's Cafe, Precita Park 7-9pm Jazzy Set Paul with Meredith Edgar & Mike Anderson  
01.22.17  THEE PARKSIDE THE BOGUES 4-6pm Free All ages
12.17.16 The Lucky Horseshoe Bernal Heights 9pm THE BOGUES $5-$10 sliding scale.
12.01.16 Bird and Beckett Bookstore Glen Park SF  Paul Griffiths and Meredith Edgar with The Scofflaw Two 8-10pm
11.20.16 Bazaar Cafe SF  Paul Griffiths and Meredith Edgar 7-9pm
11.11.16 Charlies Cafe, Precita Park SF 7-9pm
10.30.16 The Ivy Room Albany The BOGUES 4-6pm
10.29.16 Dr Riks Halloween Rebel Hell The BOGUES SF 8pm
10.22.16 Fairoaks Block Party The BOGUES 2pm
10.14.16 THE LOST CHURCH 65 Capp Street, SF 7pm 
09.15.16 ATLAS CAFE THE BOGUES 7pm
09.16 BAZAAR CAFE PAUL is Songwriter in Residence 7pm every Tuesday in September 
09.27.16 BAZAAR CAFE SF Paul, Meredith Edgar
09.20.16 BAZAAR CAFE SF Paul, Deborah Crooks and Michael McNevin
09.13.16 BAZAAR CAFE SF Paul, Mick Shaffer and Gayle Lynn
09.06.16 BAZAAR CAFE SF Paul and Maurice Tani &pm
08.19.16 THE MONKEY HOUSE 7pm PAUL GRIFFITHS w/Sean Silverman MEREDITH EDGAR
06.16.16 THE LUCKY HORSESHOE SF THE BOGUES 9pm
05.21.06 PORCHFEST The Mission SF 12-2pm THE BOGUES 
05.15.16 THEE PARKSIDE,1600 17th Street SF THE BOGUES 4-6pm Free (Donation Requested for a fundraiser)
04.30.16 CHARLIE'S CAFE, SF. Paul w/Sean Silverman
04.24.16 PEOPLE'S PARK BERKELEY, THE BOGUES
04.20.16 THE LOST CHURCH, SF 65 Capp Street PAUL GRIFFITHS & THE SCOFFLAWS  and Gayle Lynne and the Hired Hands. $10 in adv/$15 day of. 7:30pm
03.25.16 BAZAAR CAFE PAUL GRIFFITHS w/ MIck Shaffer 7pm Free
03.17.16 THE MAKE OUT ROOM, SF  7:00pm $8 THE BOGUES ST PADDYS DAY SHOW
02.20.16 CHARLIES CAFE SF PAUL GRIFFITHS w/ Sean Silverman
02.18.16 THE LUCKY HORSESHOE SF THE BOGUES 9pm
02.13.16 OMNI COMMONS Benefit THE BOGUES 4pm Oakland
02.06.16 BERNIE SANDERS PARTY (performers and potluck) 5-7pm Humanist Hall 390 27th Street Oakland CA
01.30.16 CHARLIES CAFE Saturdays at Charlies Bernal Heights SF 1-3pm PAUL GRIFFITHS w Sean Silverman
 01.29.16 BAZAAR CAFE SF 7pm A night of Mario Desio Guitars
01.20.16 OCTOPUS LITERARY SALON 7pm Oakland Songwriters in the round w/ Deborah Crooks 
2015
12.19.15 THE LUCKY HORSESHOE SF 9pm THE BOGUES w/ The Sedgwick Brothers
12.10.15 THE LOST CHURCH SF 7:30pm PAUL GRIFFITHS w/ Sean Silverman JEFF DESIRA
12.03.15 ATLAS CAFE SF 8-10pm THE BOGUES
11.21.15 CHARLIES CAFE Saturdays at Charlies Bernal Heights SF 1-3pm PAUL GRIFFITHS w Sean Silverman
10.25.15 CASTLES AND COCKTAILS SF LEAP BENEFIT 8pm
09.25.15 NATHAN's CONSCIOUS CUP Coffee Shop Vallejo CA 1-3pm
06.19.15 THE LOST CHURCH SF 7:30pm Songs from the Fog CD Party 8pm
05.19.15 THEE PARKSIDE SF THE BOGUES 4-7pm 
04.19.15 VERDI CLUB SF  THE BOGUES
04.10.15 THE LOST CHURCH PAUL GRIFFITHS & THE SCOFFLAW 2 with Gayle Lynne & THe Hired Hands
03.25.15 DOC'S LAB SF NORTH BEACH CD RELEASE Paul w/Sean Silverman Songs from the Fog CD Release Party 7pm $8
03.17.15 BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL SF 8pm THE BOGUES 
03.14.15 ST PADDY'S DAY PARADE SF 1:00~2:30pm THE BOGUES
03.13.15  UNITED IRISH CULTURAL CENTER SF THE BOGUES
02.14.15 THE MONKEY HOUSE Berkeley HEATBREAK HELL Paul Solo 7pm
12.20.14 THE LUCKY HORSESHOE SF THE BOGUES w/ Mountain Dojo and Anthony Bello 9pm Xmas Show
11.22.14 BAZAAR CAFE Paul w/ Jim Bruno and Alex Walsh 7pm
10.23.14 SLIMS SF THE BRITGRASS INVASION PAUL is part of THE SEDGEWICK BROTHERS 7:30pm
10.17/18 FAR WEST CONFERENCE Oakland PAUL solo
08.28.14 THE LUCKY HORSESHOE  THE BOGUES  9pm  
08.16.14 THE MONKEY HOUSE Paul,  Sean Silverman & Pat Bregant and Maurice Tani 7pm
07.17.14 ATLAS CAFE THE BOGUES 8pm
05.30.14 THE LOST CHURCH Paul & Sean Silverman
04.19.14 THE LOST CHURCH SF PAUL SOLO opening for Deke Weaver's WOLF
04.13.14 VERDI CLUB SF PAUL & Sean Silverman Upright Bass
03.16.14 MAKE OUT ROOM SF Celebrating St Patricks Night with THE BOGUES
03.15.14 STARRY PLOUGH BERKELEY THE BOGUES Celebrating St Patricks Night  
03.06.14 ATLAS CAFE SAN FRANCISCO THE BOGUES 8pm
02.28.14 THE LOST CHURCH SF PAUL SOLO 7:30pm
01.25.14 CAFFE TRIESTE BERKELEY  PAUL SOLO w/ CARA WICK & ARI FELLOWS-MANNION
01.16.13  THE BLISS BAR SF PAUL GRIFFITHS & THE SCOFFLAW 3
01.26.13 BAZAAR CAFE SF PAUL SOLO
02.01.13 THE MAKE OUT ROOM SF PAUL GRIFFITHS & THE SCOFFLAW 3
02.23.13 BAZAAR CAFE SF 7pm PAUL SOLO ​
02.28.13 THE LUCKY HORSESHOE SF PAUL GRIFFITHS & THE SCOFFLAW 3
03.16.13 THE MAKE OUT ROOM  SF  7:30pm THE BOGUES​
04.05.13 SMILEYS TAVERN BOLINAS 9pm THE BOGUES
04.26.13 THE LOST CHURCH SF PAUL SOLO AT THE BOB DYLAN NIGHT
05.05.13 GLEN CANYON SF 11:30am~2:00pm PAUL GRIFFITHS w/ LESLIE CHIN (flute)
05.08.13 DISCO VOLANTE HOOK LINE & SINKER STORY TELLER SERIES​ PAUL w/ CARA WICK (violin)
05.11.13 EL RIO SF 4-5PM PAUL GRIFFITHS & THE SCOFFLAW 3
05.16.13 LEAP BENEFIT PAUL w/ SEAN SILVERMAN (stand up bass)
06.01.13 MONKEY HOUSE BERKELEY 7pm PAUL GRIFFITHS & THE SCOFFLAW 3
06.09.13 BALANCOIRE SF PAUL GRIFFITHS & THE SCOFFLAW 3 ​
​​06.16.13 LUCKY HORSESHOE SF PAUL'S BIRTHDAY CONCERT SCOFFLAWS AND BOGUES & special guests.
06.26.13 PRIVATE EVENT PAUL GRIFFITHS w/ SEAN SILVERMAN (Stand up bass)
08.05.13 SF LIT QUAKE (w/ WRITER PETER ORNER) THE REX HOTEL SF 7pm PAUL SOLO
08.10.13 An EVENING OF SONG SF LIVE ART AT CYPRIANS 8pm PAUL SOLO
09.05.13 SF SYMPHONY 7pm PAUL GRIFFITHS & THE SCOFFLAW 3
09.20.13 CAFFE TRIESTE BERKELEY 8~10pm PAUL GRIFFITHS & THE SCOFFLAW 3
10.09.13 BAZAAR CAFE SF 7PM PAUL w/ SEAN SILVERMAN (stand up bass)
10.10.13 ATLAS CAFE SF 8~10pm THE BOGUES
10.12.13 HOUSE CONCERT SAN JOSE 6:30pm
10.20.13 FIESTA ON THE HILL BERNAL HEIGHTS 2pm PAUL GRIFFITHS & THE SCOFFLAW 3
11.09.13 FIRESIDE LOUNGE ALAMEDA 9pm PAUL solo
11:22.13 THE MONKEY HOUSE BERKELEY PAUL GRIFFITHS, CARA WICK & ANDREW BLAIR
11.16.13 BAZAAR CAFE 7pm PAUL GRIFFITHS, JIM BRUNO & CARA WICK
12.19.13 THE LOST CHURCH SF 7pm PAULGRIFFITHS & THE SCOFFLAW 2 and MAURICE TANI 
12.21.13 THE LUCKY HORSESHOE SF THE BOGUES