Totopo Loco has a New Line-up!

Please welcome to the stage, Roman Zlobin on drums and Paul Wertin on bass!
Both are stoked and ready to rock!



Roman, Japa and Paul at Todos Santos Brewing 5th Anniversary Show, Todos Santos B.C.S.

The first gig in the new incarnation was a huge success, leaving everyone screaming for more. Luckily, more is on the way! Join us in El Centenario on Sunday, July 3rd for food, fun and fantastic music with your favorite band – Totopo Loco!

The Band has been Busy!

Since the band was reunited after a brief summer hiatus, the trio worked hard (while pissing off the neighbors with amplified outdoor rehearsals) getting their chops up and songs ready. Since then it has been a flurry of gigging activity through the holidays and beyond! Shows have included appearances at Cerritos Cantina, Plaza Amigos, and two private birthday parties. Rock on!

A Band is Born!

Introducing Japa’s latest musical incarnation…”Totopo Loco”!

In the spring of 2021, Japa teamed up with punk rock surfers Mike Colacino (drums) and Rich Bennett (bass) to form a rock’n’roll power trio that’s taking the Baja peninsula by storm! Original rock and classic covers that keep you wanting more!

So far we’ve only performed at a couple local house parties, but momentum is building! and yes – we already have T-shirts!

Check out the latest action on the band’s Facebook Page

It’s official!

Waheguru! I will be leading the morning sadhana program (Recitation of the Japji prayer, Kundalini Yoga set and chanting of the Aquarian Mantras) from 4-6am MST for the eEquinox hosted by 3HO on March 20th.

The event will be held over Zoom. Free to attend. Donations welcome. Register here.

Yay! Should be a fun day of classes, music and yoga. Feeling honored to be kicking it off with the morning program. Sat nam.

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Brewery Gig was a Huge Success!

One set on piano, one set on guitar. All original songs. Lots of stories, lots of laughs. Lots of fun. Let’s do it again soon!

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Winter e-solstice Sadhana

Sat nam everyone,

I’ve been invited to lead the morning sadhana for the 3HO Winter e-sosltice event on December 20th. All are welcomed to join via zoom for this live event starting at 4am MST. The program will be as follows:

4am – Recitation of the Japji sikh prayer
4:20 – Kundalini Yoga Set
5:30 – Aquarian Mantras

If you are interested in attending the event, please register here. Waheguru!

Three more Friday Concerts!

The Friday live at Five FaceBook concerts have been tremendous fun and it has been great pulling out old songs, dusting them off and sharing them along with the stories that inspired them. Here are the recordings of the last three shows. Join us next time live on the Japa FB page Fridays at 5pm MST.


June 5, 2020 – Happy Donut Day!

Japa celebrates Donut Day with a set of fun, lively originals and a rousing finale in the Donut Day theme. Why can’t men be like donuts in a donut shop?

“Fallen for You”
“One Kiss, Tommy”
“Little Kitty”
“The Donut Shop”


May 29, 2020 – A set of Japa Original tunes – a couple you might’ve heard before, a couple from deep in the archives. Enjoy!

“Sugar Lime”
“The Moth”
“Time Machine”
“Light on the Shore”


May 22, 2020 – Japa goes polka!
A lively set on the accordion featuring:

“Vienna Forever”
“Your Neck for Dinner” (a Japa original)
“The Beer Barrel Polka”
“Dark Eyes”
Encore: “Gypsy Polka”

Tuesday Night Yoga via Zoom in June

Japa will be teaching donation based Kundalini Yoga Classes on Tuesday evenings via Zoom during the month of June. All are welcome. Please join us.

Time: 7PM to 8:30PM Pacific Time

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/122970605

Meeting ID: 122 970 605

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