August 12, 2012 - Mr. Let’s Paint, John Kilduff, brings his legendary treadmill-blending-painting show to a live audience at Rasputin Music, Berkeley. Musical accompaniment by The Shoved Aside. Afterward, he paints portraits of fans on record sleeves! Pure inspirational energy. Enjoy!
Sounds of Telegraph: Christopher Christy shreds on the steel blues guitar in front of Rasputin Berkeley
July 26, 2012 - Christopher Christy is shredding on the steel guitar and singing old-timey blues outside of Rasputin Berkeley on Telegraph Ave! He’s been busking on Telegraph for a few days now; Check him out! [Watch Video]
July 8, 2012 - Bobby Joe Ebola and the Children MacNuggits sing about the woes of today’s bleak economic state.
“I’m 34, college educated, and it’s hard to find a job. Lately I’ll do just about anything, just to keep my Internet on…”
BEWARE: THIS SONG WILL GET STUCK IN YOUR HEAD FOR DAYS.
July 9, 2012
Check out this new video of Kyle Terrizzi of Berkeley band The Plastic Arts performing live in our vinyl basement at Rasputin Berkeley. ‘ACADEMY CLONEZ’ by The Plastic Arts is available now at all Rasputin Music locations!
Friday, July 6, 2012
Arizona acoustic instrumental trio The Missing Parts were playing outside of Rasputin Music on Telegraph Ave. this afternoon. They agreed to play a show inside the store THIS SUNDAY at 1pm, opening for Bobby Joe Ebola and The Children MacNuggits . . . [Read More]
A fresh face on the East Bay music scene, Camille Rose captivated the audience with an amazing performance at Rasputin Berkeley on Sunday, June 17. Camille Rose is a local songwriter/pianist who plays infectiously awesome songs with catchy hooks and a unique vocal style . . . [Read More]
Mana Maddy Band performing live at People’s Park Anniversary April 29, 2012
Whiskerman performing at Rasputin, Berkeley January 29, 2012
A pile of dusty old VHS tapes were recently unearthed that contained several Rasputin Music commercials and TV spots from the 70′s and 80′s. Eliot, our tech maestro, ripped them to digital format, and we’ve posted them here for your viewing pleasure.
April 10, 2012 - This was filmed today outside of Rasputin Berkeley. This kid named Marley plays a sweet original tune about traveling West, and his time spent in Berkeley. I’m always taken back by the caliber of talent you find just playing out on the street.. Give it a listen.