Zak Fennie

Singer, Songwriter, and Performing Artist

 Photo by Kay Oneal

Photo by Kay Oneal

Zak Fennie is a performing singer-songwriter based out of the Napa Valley with over a decade's worth of experience singing and performing in professional environments. Zak has won several awards from the West Coast Songwriters Organization and other songwriting competitions for his original music. You can find him performing at venues of numerous shapes and sizes around the Napa Valley and Bay Area including night clubs, hotels, wineries, theaters, and opera houses. Zak also works as a freelance music journalist, writing about both local and national touring musicians for the Napa Valley Register and on his own personal blog he keeps updated on this site, titled: “Word on the Street.” In his spare time, he enjoys busking in unconventional places for residents and tourists traveling through the Napa Valley. Zak is influenced by a wide range of musicians including Dashboard Confessional, Elliot Smith, The Police, The Killers, Johnny Cash, and Death Cab For Cutie.

Live appearances include the following:

  • Analog Cafe - Portland, OR

  • Andaz Hotel - Napa, CA

  • Archer Hotel - Napa, CA

  • Bang The Drum Brewery - San Luis Obispo, CA

  • Barking Dog Roasters - Sonoma, CA

  • Black Stallion Winery - Napa, CA

  • Blue Note Jazz Club - Napa, CA

  • Brian Arden Winery - Calistoga, CA

  • Ca'Momi Osteria - Napa, Ca

  • Calistoga Fairgrounds - Calistoga, CA

  • Carpe Diem Wine Bar - Napa, CA

  • Clos Du Val Winery - Napa, CA

  • di Rosa Art Galley - Napa, CA

  • Dirt Room Studios - El Cerrito, CA

  • DNA Lounge - San Francisco, CA

  • Ham & Eggs Tavern - Los Angeles, CA

  • Hopmonk Tavern - Novato, CA

  • Hotel Nia - Menlo Park, CA

  • JaM Cellars - Napa, CA

  • JBL Home Ranch - Martinez, CA

  • Kieu Hoang Winery - Napa, CA

  • Kupros Craft House - Sacramento, CA

  • Mare Island Brewing Company - Vallejo, CA

  • Monticello Vineyards - Napa, CA

  • Mid City Music Lounge - Los Angeles, CA

  • Napa City Nights - Napa, CA

  • Napa Farmers Market - Napa, CA

  • Napa PorchFest (2012-2018) - Napa, CA

  • Napa Valley Opera House - Napa, CA

  • Neck of the Woods - San Francisco, CA

  • Ninebark - Napa, CA

  • O'Brien Estate Winery - Napa, CA

  • Old Ironsides - Sacramento, CA

  • ONEHOPE Winery - Oakville, CA

  • Orinda Country Club - Orinda, CA

  • The Phoenix Theater - Petaluma, CA

  • Porter Family Vineyards - Napa, CA

  • Quixote Winery - Napa, CA

  • RaeSet Asian Grill & Craft Brewery - Napa, CA

  • The Red Hat - Concord, CA

  • Red House Live - Walnut Creek, CA

  • Revolution Cafe - San Francisco, CA

  • River Terrace Inn - Napa, CA

  • RiverHouse by Bespoke Collection - Napa, CA

  • Rossi's 1906 - Sonoma, CA

  • Seven Artisans Winery - Fairfield, CA

  • Sonoma-Loeb Winery - Sonoma, CA

  • Silo's - Napa, CA

  • Tank Garage Winery - Calistoga, CA

  • The Tardis Room - Portland, OR

  • Toot's Tavern - Crockett, CA

  • Vacaville Opera House - Vacaville, CA

  • Vista Collina Resort - Napa, CA

  • William Harrison Winery - St. Helena, CA

  • Whitehall Lane Winery - St. Helena, CA