Pete Herzog – on Hiatus

Genre:  Americana / Blues / Hawaiian

Pete Herzog is a singer / songwriter from Medford, OR. Pete ‘s unique sound comes from his ability reach back through the ages and find a common sound that touches all people at a basic level. Even when composing a contemporary song he strives to make those connections. Born in the city but living most of his life in the country, he relates strongly with rural music, delta and country blues and the roots of bluegrass and jug band styles and just a touch of Hawaiian flavor.  For Pete, the blues have always been more than three chords and twelve bars, but a means to tell a story. As a retired railroad worker, the experience of timing, beat and rhythm are all very precise in his music and permeates his performances. Pete employs several different guitars with varied arrays of sound capabilities from acoustic to slide guitar. Pete splits his time between Southern Oregon and the Big Island of Hawaii. Pete continues to tour up and down the West Coast and beyond.  Pete is available as a solo artist, duo known as ‘Snake Fat’, and with a full band to accommodate any requirements. He is a truly talented artist that should not be missed.

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Sample music of Pete Herzog.

Recent bookings:

  • ‘Eats, Beats,& Arts – Local by the street’ @ The Village at Medford Center – Medford, OR
  • 2 Hawk Winery – Medford, OR
  • Bella Union  – Jacksonville, OR
  • Caprice Winery – Jacksonville, OR
  • Kriselle Cellars – White City, OR
  • Laughing Clam – Grants Pass, OR
  • Lucky’s – Gold Hill, OR
  • Lake of the Woods Resort – Lake of the Woods, OR
  • Plaisance Ranch – Williams, OR
  • Agate Ridge Winery – Eagle Point, OR
  • EdenVale Winery – Medford, OR
  • Touvelle Lodge – Central Point, OR
  • Vista Pub – Brookings, OR
  • Oxenfre Public House – Brookings, OR
  • Roux 26 – Grants Pass, OR
  • G Spot – Kerby, OR
  • Deer Creek Winery – Selma, OR
  • Paschal Winery – Talent, OR
  • Big Island Brewhaus – Waimea, HI
  • Six Rivers Brewery – McKinleyville, CA
  • Wells Land Winery – Ruch, OR


Pete Herzog Typical Set List (Covers & Originals)

Originals Covers
Pretty Mama Take Me Home Statesboro Blues
Arizona Step it up and Go
Blues Instead  Driving my life away
It’s gotta Rain The Crawdad song
Mercury Blues
I shall be Released
All my Loves in Vain
When the levee breaks
Diving Duck Blues​
Sittin’ in Limbo

More info at: Official Band Web Site