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We're BAAAAACK!!!

April 2021

Hello Sage Heads! 

How the heck are you all?  The Flying Salvias played their last full band gig on March 8, 2020 at the San Gregorio Store and we’ve been pretty much flying under the radar ever since…

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Shelter in Place Month 5

Are you discovering that total strangers like to chat (through their masks of course!) outside Safeway, or when they walk past your house?  Are we all getting a little lonely?  Discovering we might actually be more of a social animal…

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May 21, 2020

Hello Sageheads! 

Miss us?  We miss you!  We’re sorry we dropped off the radar, and yet, of course, we didn’t really go anywhere since COVID19 came to town.  All our gigs were cancelled of course, but still we feel we…

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HOW CAN YOU HAVE A TRIAL WITH NO WITNESSES?

So much going through my mind!  Shakira!  J-Lo! How can you have a trial without witnesses?  Conflict, conflagrations, Koalas. WTF is up in Martinez with bad landlords and Armando’s… I mean, Armando’s was one of the pioneers in bringing life…

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KARMA IN RETROGRADE: GOD IS LAUGHING

Hello Sageheads! 

November already. It’s amazing how fast time goes by these days.  Couldn’t wait to turn 18… it seemed like time dragged on and on.  Now, there’s a lot more sand in the bottom of the hourglass than in…

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Season of the Bitch

Hello Sageheads!  

 I love this season. The way the air feels, the color of the sky at sunset, the way cats seem to take on a supernatural aura, even the 400 kids that come by on Halloween night. We really…

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SEPTEMBER 2019

September 2019 

Been digging in the past month or so, determined to finish some new tunes, and also finding fun cover tunes.  Sometimes we actually play more cover tunes than originals, particularly when we are doing what I call “ministerial”…

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AUGUST WORDS FROM THE SAGES

Hello Sageheads!

Our title this month sounds kind of presumptuous and egotistical, but it is August, and Salvia does translate to sage which is an herb, in addition to wisdom, so there you have it. I feel more herb-like than…

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JULY, JEWEL-EYE, NO-LIE

Hey Sageheads!   

July means it is not only the San Francisco Bay Area Fog Season, but we celebrate the triumphant return of Jerry Kuhel as he joins us on Saturday, July 13, with guitar, mandolin, and whatever other instruments…

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JUNE BUGS

Hey ho, Sageheads!  Summer beckons with its many blessings. The weather has warmed, and for the moment, we in the Bay Area seem to be free of fires and floods.  Also, all the Oxalis in the yard finally died. Lucky…

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MAY MUDDLINGS

Dear Sageheads, 

It’s been awhile since we have checked in. This is because we took a leisurely trip to Europe for a few weeks, and also had a few family occasions of sadness. Plus, sometimes we like to do little…

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