Demo credits:1. Cry of My Own Baby written by Patricia Jackson  (c) 2008 2. Knocking on Heaven's Door by Bob Dylan, sung by Gil Vanover (demo only) 3.Open D Blues (c)1985 written by Patricia Jackson 4. Plant the Seed (c) 2008 written by Patricia Jackson 5.Route 66 (1946) by Bobby Troup, sung by Jonathan Lack (demo only)  6. Waterbound (1870-1900) sung by John Hoffman (demo only)

Mokelumne Crossing

In the winter of 2008 Mokelumne Crossing began as a collaborative acoustic ensemble comprising singer/songwriter, and recording artist, Patricia Jackson; guitarist/ harmonic and vocals, Gil Vanover and multi-instrumentalist/ vocalist, Jonathan Lack.

The band began performing together locally in 2009, and quickly became an integral part of the music scene in Amador, Calaveras County and Stockton area.

Summer of 2011 John Hoffman joined the band introducing a solid articulated bass and vocals. January 2017 Doug Spainhower joined as our drummer and added a fifth vocal harmony. He is a shining example of rhythm keeping, solid rock to jazz grooves.

Mokelumne Crossing has a refreshing variety of styles: Celtic/Irish standards, rhythm and blues, toe-tapping country, soft rock and oldies, as well as a unique collection of Jackson’s acoustically driven originals. 

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What's on your calendar?

Mokelumne Crossing

We are now taking bookings, please contact 209-267-8056 for availability. 

Mokelumne Crossing

Updated  March 7, 2019 by PJ

Imperial Hotel & Inn

Amador City

Join us for a pleasant evening in the historic town of Amador City. The wildflowers have never been wilder!

Music from 6-8 p.m.

Americana with a Foothills Twist

Sunday, April 7 Wildflowers and Wine in Sutter Creek

Mokelumne Crossing plays music from  12:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Kick off spring in Amador County with Sutter Creek's annual event Wine and Wildflowers.

Enjoy sipping wine and strolling through Sutter Creek as you visit 8 unique tasting rooms nestled into this Sierra Foothills historic town.     Brown Paper Tickets say online tickets are sold out, but YOU CAN STILL GET TICKETS at the door and there will be much to see. Artists will be painting flowers for your enjoyment, as well shopping and music.

See you Sunday!!

About the Band