April 24: Chonk live at The Night Light in Oakland

April 5, 2014

Blood & Dust, Chonk, and Witchdream Mansion are playing at The Night Light! Show starts at 9pm.


New Video: Chonk at Mixed Media Mixer on 2/23

February 27, 2014

A short video of Chonk playing The Mixed Media Mixer at the Firehouse in Berkeley last Sunday!


Update: New EP on horizon + Some new songs for your ears to enjoy + Shows

February 17, 2014

Hey all! Just thought I’d post a quick update. I’ve been recording an EP over the past couple months, and I’m aiming to have it out in a month or so…


February 23: Chonk live at Firehouse Art Events Hangar, Berkeley (Mixed Media Mixer)

February 17, 2014

We’ve been taking a little break from shows to record, but we’re breaking our break to play Berkeley’s Mixed Media Mixer at Firehouse Art Events Hangar! Last Sunday of Feb. It’s a free show! The band will be made up of the following dudes: Chonk, The Ghostfiddler, and Brian GrupĂ© on suitcase drumkit, korg, and harmonies.


December 27: Chonk + Lily Virginia + Kwesi K live at The Monkey House in Berkeley

December 3, 2013

We’re playing the Monkey House! Oo-oo-oo-ee-ee-ah-ah!


December 1: The Merry Innocents + Chonk + The Gospel Flats live at Starry Plough, Berkeley

November 15, 2013

Sunday matinee show, 4-7pm. $5-$10 sliding scale


New Video: Chonk & the Ghostfiddler Halloween show at Mixed Media Mixer

November 7, 2013

A live video of our Halloween show at last month’s Mixed Media Mixer! It’s every last Sunday in Berkeley, super fun event! Guest vocalist Hannah Werdmuller.
Video by Abhi Deswal and Heather Lund


October 27: Chonk & the Ghostfiddler live at Mixed Media Mixer (Halloween show!) in Berkeley

October 11, 2013

with Camille Rose, Thee Hobo Gobbelins, Bobby Joe Ebola and the Children MacNuggits, Scott Alexander, and more.

Free, free, free!

Event link:


November 2: Chonk & the Ghostfiddler play 12th Annual Starry Plough Murder Ballads Bash in Berkeley

October 11, 2013

We’ll be performing ballads of Murder and Mayhem on Dia de los Muertos, November 2, and Starry Plough in Berkeley! Click link for details.

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