Doe Bay Artist in Residence (DBAIR-22) – Creating Memories

This will be the third year Doe Bay has offered DBAIR as a way to support the arts and artists. Performances will vary by week, at the discretion of the musician as well as dependent on the weather. Most performers will opt for Friday and/or Saturday evening entertainment on the Yoga Studio deck with an occasional campfire set. Up to date schedule information will be posted on our homepage Twitter feed and other social media outlets.

  • Reserve a cabin for the time when your favorite artists will be around. Five night minimum June thru Sept*.
  • With exception of our Cafe and General Store, the grounds are only accessible to our registered overnight guests. We will maintain a pre-registered guest list for anyone staying offsite who is interested in attending performances. Inquiries should be sent to
  • We are not selling tickets for this event. Joe and Maureen are underwriting this program as part of their commitment to the arts and artists; music and musicians. All we ask of you is to tip the artists! 
  • Schedule – Subject to additions and changes, so please get the latest from and other social media outlets.

*View our nightly minimum guidelines

Lydia Luce & Ryan Usher

June 3-5, 2022 The lushness of the orchestration of Lydia Luce's Garden Songs EP is striking on first listen, and fans may hear it as a return to her musical roots. The mystery of why [...]

Eva Walker

June 10-12, 2022 Eva Walker founded the The Black Tones alongside her twin brother, Cedric Walker. Cedric is not available to participate in DB-AIR this summer. The Black Tones are redefining Emerald City music. The [...]

Tim Wilson

June 10-12, 2022 Tim Wilson has been singing in Seattle-based indie folk / rock band, Ivan & Alyosha, for more than a decade. The band has toured extensively since forming in 2007 with the likes [...]

The True Loves

June 10-12, 2022 Listening to the abundant sounds of the Seattle-based funk & soul group, The True Loves, is like walking down a favorite neighborhood street, slapping-five with friends, checking up with clerks in their [...]

Bryan John Appleby

June 17-19, 2022 Bryan John Appleby is a singer/songwriter from the West Coast. His new self-produced full-length record will be released in the summer of 2022 with tours to follow. He lives and works in [...]

Hollis Wong-Wear

June 17-19, 2022 Hollis Wong-Wear is a songwriter, musician, speaker, creative generator and community advocate who lives between Los Angeles and Seattle, WA. She is the lead vocalist of the electronic R&B trio The Flavr [...]

Dillon Sturtevant

June 17-19, 2022 John Dillon is a band playing the songs of Dillon Sturtevant. Songs that had lain spinning on hard-drives or clinging to cassette for years made it to the light of day when [...]

Rory Van James

July 1-3, 2022 Rory Van James is a 6'9" singer/songwriter based in Seattle, WA. After years of traveling the country as a professional baseball player, Rory decided to shift gears and begin a musical career. [...]

Dead Lee

July 3, 2022 Cosmic-Americana-folk duo Dead Lee was formed in 2018 by Brian Koch (current and founding member of Blitzen Trapper) and his partner, singer-songwriter Kara Harris.  They first started singing together for each other in their [...]

Zan Fiskum

July 8-10, 2022 Maple Valley raised singer/songwriter Zan Fiskum uses her haunting and beautifully controlled singing to craft ethereal and brooding folk/pop songs.  Zan grew up traversing the rows of red velvet seats at Auburn [...]

Charlie Porter

July 8-10, 2022 Internationally acclaimed and Grammy Award-winning trumpeter and composer Charlie Porter first cut his teeth on the New York jazz scene in the late ’90s, while simultaneously studying classical trumpet performance at The [...]

Doug Martsch

July 8-10, 2022 Doug Martsch is the leader of Idaho-based band Built to Spill. His solo performances are a mellow blend of acoustic versions of BTS songs and covers of songs dear to him.  

The Merrells

July 8-10, 2022 Phil and Ivy Merrell met in 2007 when their respective bands were booked to play shows together in their hometown of Boise, Idaho. They quickly discovered a shared love of overly sentimental [...]

Navid Eliot

August 5-7, 2022 Navid Eliot is best known as the songwriter and frontman of the bands ‘Bodies On The Beach’ and ‘Planes On Paper,’ but he is also an active touring sideman, studio guitarist, and [...]

Golda May

August 12-14, 2022 Learn more about Golda May on social media Listen to Golda May on Spotify

Jacob Miller

August 19-21, 2022 Jacob Miller is an artist that creates with intention and integrity. Preferring lyrical precision over flashy production, Miller’s skillful yet effortless guitar style serves as a modern take on the established yet [...]

Harlan Silverman

August 19-21, 2022 Harlan is a Los Angeles based writer, producer, multi-instrumentalist, and film composer. He’s a classically trained cellist and alumni of Berklee School of Music in Boston, MA. His music has appeared in [...]

Mikey the Rad Scientist & Kaylee Cole

Aug 19-21, 2022 Mikey the Rad Scientist & Kaylee Cole present the Bug Friend Bio (website and social link coming soon) Bug Friend is… …Mikey and Kaylee a husband and wife team that creates music [...]

Brent Cowles

Sept 16-18, 2022 Blurring the lines between boisterous rock, R&B, and contemplative folk, Brent’s infectious voice and knack for melody seem to swing effortlessly from quavering intimacy to a soulful roar as they soar atop [...]

Evan Flory-Barnes

September 16-18, 2022 Evan Flory-Barnes merges his breadth of musical experiences to create an elegant, honest, approachable and magical sound. With deep influences in hip-hop’s boom-bap, classical music’s delicacies and rock ‘n’ roll’s power, Flory-Barnes is a fire, centralized [...]

Click HERE To Check Out Last Year’s Doe Bay Artists in Residency