Sunday, October 12, 2014
Tim Hockenberry at the Feinstein Nikko Hotel October 25 to 26 2014
After a successful run on "America's Got Talent," Tim Hockenberry is back home in San Francisco for his Feinstein's at the Nikko debut where he will present an intimate concert of both original material and beautifully re-imagined covers.
Tim Hockenberry is a San Francisco Bay Area residentt best known for his cover of "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" and "Christmas by the Bay." His voice is reminiscent of Ray Charles, Joe Cocker and Tom Waits yet his approach to great songs is still refreshingly authentic. Hockenberry has shared the stage with Bonnie Rait, Steve Miller and Robert Cray and has established himself as a vital component of the Bay Area music scene.
Hockenberry is a multi-instrumentalistist (piano, bass, trombone) songwriter in addition to being a gifted interpreter of well known songs. Tim gained national fame when he made it to the semi finals on "America's Got Talent" in 2012. He as also toured with the Trans Siberian Orchestra and with Mickey Hart of the Grateful Dead. Tim has performed at well known venues all over northern California, such as The Fillmore, the Great American Music Hall, Bimbo's 365 Club, Napa Valley Opera House, the Luther Burbank Center for the Performing Arts, the 142 Throckmorton Theater as well as headlining the Robert Mondavi Summer Concert Series, the Clearwater Jazz Festival and the Mill Valley Arts Festival.