Jeff Pogas Solo Acoustic Guitar/Vocal Entertainer Available for Restaurants, Bars, Private Clubs and Events For Bookings * email@example.com * Jeff plays a wide variety of cover music including Rock, Country & Pop Schedule 11-3-19 - Parkview Bar & Grille, 907 1st Ave. Brackenridge - Dueling Frets n' Keys - 5pm-8pm 11-9-19 - Strange Roots Experimental Ales, Gibsonia - Solo Acoustic - 7pm-9pm - strangerootsbeer.com 11-10-19 - Private Event - 2pm 11-10-19 - Mazzotta Winery, Gibsonia - mazzottawinery.com - Solo Acoustic (Easy listening) 5pm-7pm 11-13-19 - Private Event 11-16-19 - New Kensington Eagles - The Rust Project (Filling in on Guitar) - 8pm-11pm 11-20-19 - Private Event 11-20-19 - Hotel Saxonburg 3rd Wed of each Month Acoustic open Mic - 6pm-9pm - hotelsaxonburg.com 11-22-19 - Private Event 11-27-19 - The Saxon Inn, Natrona Hts. - The Gruuve - 9pm-Midnite 11-29-19 - Private Event 11-30-19 - Speals Tavern, New Alexandria - Little by Little (Filling in on Guitar) - 8:00pm - 11:30pm - spealstavern.com 12-1-19 - Parkview Bar & Grill, Brackenridge - Dueling Frets n' Keys - 8pm-11pm 12-4-19 - Private Event 12-6-19 - Steel City Plaza T Station - 6th Ave and Grant Street, Pittsburgh - Christmas Music - Women's Shelter Benefit - Solo Acoustic - 7am-8am 12-11-19 - Parkview, 907 1st Ave Brackenridge - Electric/Acoustic Open Stage ( All levels/instruments/genres are welcome - Hosted By Jeff Pogas/Ron Soltis/Drummer TBA - 8pm-11pm 12-13-19 - Private Event 12-18-19 - Private Event 12-18-19 - 3rd Wed.of each Month Acoustic Open Mic - Hotel Saxonburg, hotelsaxonburg.com - 6pm-9pm 12-29-19 - Parkview Bar & Grill, Brackenridge - The Gruuve - 5pm-8pm 12-31-19 - Private Event 12-31-19 - Tarentum Elks - Cool Change Band - Time TBA 1-17-20 - American Legion, Brackenridge - The Gruuve Quartet - 8pm-Midnight 1-21-20 - Hotel Saxonburg 3rd Wed. of each Month Acoustic Open Mic - 6pm-9pm - hotelsaxonburg.com BIOGRAPHY Jeff began playing the guitar at age 14 after being inspired by Led Zeppelin’s Immigrant Song, as well as many other Bands including CountryJoe and the Fish, Elvis Presley, The Rolling Stones, and pretty much anything that he heard. Jeff enjoyed figuring out melodies by ear including The Popeye Theme, The Star Spangled Banner, and other cartoon themes, etc. He took private lessons for 3 yrs. before joining a band playing local bars, clubs and weddings. He also played with many other bands before deciding to head to Hollywood, CA to attend GIT( Guitar Institute of Technology) which is part of Musician’s Institute. He graduated with honors in Sept. of 1988, then returned to Pittsburgh where he taught private guitar lessons and worked with a band called Hot To Trot.From 1991 – 2003, Jeff worked on cruise ships playing many styles of music, working with 3 different bands on Royal Caribbean, Carnival, and Holland America cruise Lines. Jeff is a full time Guitar, Bass, and Ukulele Instructor, as well as playing Solo, Duo, Trio gigs and working as a freelance guitarist. Most recently he has worked with the following local Pittsburgh bands including Dr. Zoot, Metro, The Kim Alexander Band, That 80’s Band. Jeff enjoys audience interaction.