Darlyn Pearl features musicians from all rhythms of life
"Dig The Drummer" Chriss Robinson is a Canadian born drummer currently teaches East Bay's Concord High School Drum line. Previous member and leader of the famed and award winning Concord Blue Devils.
Anthony (Tony) Archimedes, music and jazz educator of St. Mary's College in Moraga and in San Francisco is a versatile musician, whose craft is not only playing saxophone, flute, trombone and clarinet, but string bass and keyboards as well. Tony is a local music icon favorite and loved and respected by many.
Dennis "Bass" Bittner a scientist and avid performer enjoys many genres of music, plays everything from rock and country to jazz and blues is also a marathon runner and climber and has spent much time traveling the world with his musical talents and interests.
Dave Sierra, the group's conguerro originally from Puerto Rico is a Bay area sound and lighting engineer, owner of Delta Star Productions whom has brought light and sound to venues such as the Exotic Erotic Ball, the Mark Hopkins and large hotel and pavillions throughout the Bay Area and in New York.
Darlyn "Pearl" originally from Alaksa is the group's Band Leader and has performed throughout
Alaska and the Northwest and now in the Bay Area, formerly a member of the Singing Blue Stars of the USS Hornet. Each of the musicians share the common bond and dedication of keeping live music and jazz traditions alive.
Raymond has worked as a studio musician in Los Angeles for ten years recording with Sly Stone, Steve Wonder, Bobby Womac and Larry Graham, and has performed with Bobby “Blue” Bland, Big Momma Thorton, Elvin Bishop, Kathi MacDonald, Steve Freund, Red Archibald and the Internationals and Luther Tucker.
Currently with The Used Blues band, They won the West Coast blues society of the year award this year
Available for just about any moderately sized occasion, from business to baby shower, our banquet room can comfortably accommodate anywhere from 15 - 45 people. Let us take the complications out of your event, so that you may have an enjoyable evening with your guests. As our small kitchen cooks for both the front and back, with just about everything to order, for large banquets, we ask that you choose one of our banquet menus to then allow your guests to select from. This will allow for a smoother event for both your guests and for our kitchen.
While there is no fee for the banquet room, there is a $400 minimum. To reserve the room, the minimum must be placed on deposit. This allows us to book your date and time, prevents us from booking any other events for this time, and will allow us to order the proper amount from our purveyors in preparation for your special event.
Wi-Fi, projector, and screen along with teleconference connection available for a fee. Please inquire if you are interested in any of these.
Banquet Menus (tax and standard service charge not included)
Banquet Menu - $15.95
Banquet Menu - $19.95
Banquet Menu $25.00 - Includes Salad and Entree Only
Banquet Menu $35.00 - Includes Choice of Salad, Entree, Dessert, and Ice Tea & Coffee
Banquet Menu $45.00 - Includes Choice of Salad, Entree, Dessert, and Ice Tea & Coffee
Additionally, we have Banquet Buffet Options available as well, at $20.95 and $28.95
Welcome Marla Harvey, a local jazz singer to Fuso's. She will be entertaining you with her beautiful voice tonight, May 19th from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. Come on down, have some dinner or enjoy some tasty appetizers and drinks while you enjoy the entertainment.
Anna Terez and her Sultry Sounds of Jazz are returning to Fuso's this Friday, May 17th from 6:30pm to 9:30pm. Anna and her group are very popular and we're glad to have her back entertaining our customers with her special talents.
What others are saying about Anna Terez:
"Amazing Performance. I had the pleasure of seeing Anna perform on several occasions and her beautiful sultry voice will captivate your heart. She has amazing talent and great stage presence. I would highly recommend her to anyone and would definitely see her show again." - Sara N
"We heard Anna sing at Fuso in Vacaville this past weekend. We were blown away by her wonderful voice and loved the songs she sang."-- Barbara and Frank
"Anna and her group play regularly on our outdoor patio at Fuso Italian Restaurant. Anna has a great voice and the band sounds great. The crowd always looks forward to seeing them." - Mike M
KomodoJazz will be playing their special brand of music this Sunday, March 3rd at Fuso's from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. Stop by for some food and great music and enjoy the lovely evening.
Formed in the winter of 2007, Komodojazz consists of a diverse background in music and lifestyle. Together they produce a sound reminiscent of soul/jazz in the 70s: raw and nostalgic. Besides playing at private parties and restaurants the band gives back to the community by volunteering their music at the Relay For Life and the Special Olympics.
Smooth/R&B/Funk/Reggae/Latin Jazz/Latin Rock sounds.
Join Scott & Mike of Acoustic S & M On The Patio at Fuso's, Saturday night, May 11th, from 6pm to 9pm.
About the duo
Scott and Mike were born about 20 miles and 7½ years apart in New York City, but it wasn't until the fall of 2001 that they met at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill, CA. They have been playing together, as a duo and with others, ever since.
Join us for some great blues and smooth jazz sounds from Hollywood Jenkins this Friday May 10th at Fuso's Italian Restaurant from 6:30pm to 9:30pm.
Robert “Hollywood” Jenkins has been well known as a San Francisco Bay area, Guitarist, Vocalist. Hollywood decided that playing music was the coolest thing that you could ever do. He moved to San Diego,Ca and started a band, Hollywood’s band opened for the legendary James Brown at the Convention Center. Thereafter, Hollywood moved to Oakland, California, in 1977, where he landed his first local gig with the Brummels Band. Soon after, Hollywood played as a side man for many musicians like the Monterey Blues Festival with Beverly Stovall, The Oakland Convention Center backing John Lee Hooker and at Yoshi’s Lounge with Ricardo Scales. Additionally, He has performed with Jimmy McCracklin, Kenny Neal, Zakiya Hooker, among others. Hollywood was featured at the KCSM Jazz on the Hill Festival, Polk Street Blues Festival, Guest performer on KGO News Talk Radio 810 AM.
Recently Hollywood Jenkins recorded a song called Hey Baby with Blues great Jimmy McCracklin to be soon released on a Major Nation wide Record Label.
Hollywood received critical acclaim in the Oakland Tribune and San Mateo County Times, newspapers, for his performance at the Alameda County fair, July 2006. Hollywood played at the Russell City Blues Festival,Hayward, the Black Diamond Blues Festival. Hollywood performs at the famous Lou’s pier 47, on Fisherman’s Wharf, San Francisco, CA.
Hollywood’s style has been influenced by many guitarists such as B B King, Albert Collins, Buddy Guy, Wes Montgomery, and Stevie Ray Vaughn. Hollywood was voted “New Blues Artist of 2007“, by the Bay Area Blues Society and most recently played Guitar on Blues Legend’s Jimmy McCracklin’s Recording of “Hey Baby”. Hollywood's own CD: Robert “Hollywood” Jenkins, which airs on KPOO Radio 89.5 FM and KPFA 94.1 FM is available on Itunes, Amazon.com etc. He still believes that performing music is the coolest thing that you could ever do!
Come and listen to the great jazz sounds of The Jazz Company this Friday night, March 1st On the Patio at Fuso's. We predict you will have a wonderful time listening to the skilled players and hearing some of your favorite pieces, and that's why we keep having them come back!
The Jazz Company will be playing from 6:30pm to 9:30pm. Sip a cocktail or glass of wine, munch on some great appetizers, or enjoy a dinner at Fuso's.