Mystic Guys

Bruce Barth (415) 717-9812


Based in the north San Francisco Bay Area, MYSTIC GUYS are a musical quartet designed for any occasion, offering some of the best songs from the golden age of rock and pop music (1955-1980) and more. The group consists of veteran local players and features both fine musicianship and soaring three-part vocals. MYSTIC GUYS can liven up any venue, from breweries, wineries and clubs to private parties and large events. Their shared love of classic rock and pop music comes across with both joy and passion as they bring these classic songs to life.

Please take a look at the group’s song list and sample videos below. Click HERE for a schedule of our upcoming shows.

The Players:
John McCormick ~ vocals, guitar & harmonica
Bruce Barth ~ vocals, lead guitar
Duane Van Dieman ~ vocals, bass
Al Hirsch ~ drums & percussion

Current Song List (2024)

UP Tunes
Amie – Pure Prairie League
Chain Lightning – Steely Dan
Dancin’ in the Moonlight – King Harvest
Just a Little – Beau Brummels
Lovely Day – Bill Withers
Stuck in the Middle – Steelers Wheel
The Lion Sleeps Tonight – Tokens
The Word – The Beatles
Words of Love – Buddy Holly/Beatles
My Back Pages – Byrds
Ruby Baby – Dion & the Belmonts
Unchain My Heart – Ray Charles

Mellow, Moody, Meaningful
And I Love Her – Beatles
As Tears Go By – Rolling Stones
Behind That Locked Door – George Harrison
Ferry Cross the Mersey – Gerry and the Pacemakers
For What It’s Worth – Buffalo Springfield
From the Beginning – Emerson, Lake & Palmer
Harvest Moon – Neil Young
Here Comes the Sun – Beatles
If I Needed Someone – The Beatles
I Talk to the Wind – King Crimson
I’ll Be Back – Beatles
Love in Vain – Rolling Stones
Summer Breeze – Seals and Crofts
Sundown – Gordon Lightfoot
Sunny Afternoon – Kinks

Before You ‘Cuse Me – Eric Clapton
Cinnamon Girl – Neil Young
Don’t Be Cruel – Elvis Presley
Don’t Do Me Like That – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
Draggin’ the Line – Tommy James
I Saw the Light – Todd Rundgren
I’ll Feel a Whole Lot Better – Byrds
I’m Walkin’ – Fats Domino
It’s All Over Now – Rolling Stones
Jim Dandy – LaVern Baker
Listen to the Music – Doobie Brothers
Mary Jane’s Last Dance – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
Reelin’ in the Years – Steely Dan
Run Through the Jungle – Credence Clearwater Revival
Runnin’ Down a Dream – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
The Story in Your Eyes – Moody Blues
Well, All Right – Buddy Holly/Blind Faith
Wrap it Up – The Fabulous Thunderbirds
Your Mama Don’t Dance – Loggins and Messina

Video Samples

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For smaller events, mystic guys are also available as a trio:

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