Willie Brown’s Blues Calendar

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Compiled by Willie Brown calendar@sacblues.com

April 2015 Blues Events

 

01 Wednesday

Acoustic Open Mic w/Sandra Delores (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Blues Jam (7:00), Club Fox, Redwood City

Blues Jam w/Guitar Mac (5:00), The Station, Roseville

Jam w/Fire & Wheels (8:00), Folsom Hotel, Folsom

John Garcia Band (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Open Mic w/Brian Souders (7:00), Lockdown Brewing Co., Folsom

Quinn Hedges (6:00), ASR Restaurant & Lounge, Roseville

Ray “Catfish” Copeland Band (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

SacBlues Jam w/The J’s (8:00), Louie’s Cocktail Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Sonoma County Blues Society Jam (7:00), Tradewinds, Cotati

 

02 Thursday

Blues Jam (8:00), Spancky’s, Cotati

Blues Jam w/Jimmy Pailer (9:00), San Juan Club, Fair Oaks

Jam w/Allstar Rhythm Review (7:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Lisa Mann (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Parlor Tricks (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Tessie Marie & Poor Man Band (9:00), Shady Lady, Sacramento

The Hucklebucks (7:30), Odd Fellows Hall, Davis

X-Quartet (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

 

03 Friday

***Cajun Zydeco Dance Party*** – Gator Nation, City Of Trees Brass Band (9:00), Starlite Lounge, Sacramento

Bill Mylar (5:00), Starlite Lounge, Sacramento

Billy Branch & The Sons of the Blues (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Black Market III (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Fire & Wheels (6:30), Brookside Restaurant & Bar, Sacramento

Gayle Von, Lena Mosley, Marshal Wilkerson & more (6:00), Mango’s, Sacramento

Guitar Mac & His Blues Express (8:00), The Station, Roseville

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (6:00), Royce Farms BBQ, Stockton

Jimmy Thackery & The Drivers (9:00), Black Oaks Casino, Tuolumne

North Mississippi Allstars (8:00), City Winery, Napa

Pailer & Fratis (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Tommy Castro & The Painkillers (9:00), Moe’s Alley, Santa Cruz

 

04 Saturday

Billy Branch & The Sons of the Blues (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Blues Jam (8:00), 1-4-5 Club, Rio Linda

Buddy Guy (7:30), Cascade Theater, Redding

Charlie Wade Blues Band (9:00), Stars Rec Center, Vacaville

Daniel Castro Band (9:30), The Saloon, San Francisco

Idea Team & The Dip (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jimmy Thackery & The Drivers (8:00), The Palms, Winters

Kevin Russell (6:30), Harlow’s, Sacramento

Mr. December Band & Mind X (3:00), Swabbie’s On The River, Sacramento

Nat Bolden Blues Band (9:00), Everett & Jones BBQ, Oakland

Open Mic (7:00), Sidewinders, Angels Camp

The Orange Scene (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Tommy Castro & The Painkillers (8:00), Empress Theater, Vallejo

Used Blues Band & more (7:00), Theater DeVille, Vacaville

Willie G (6:00), Lou’s Pier 47, San Francisco

 

05 Sunday

Acoustic Open Mic w/Mark Herin (5:00), Bunz Sports Pub, Roseville

BBQ & Blues w/Leather Souls (3:00), Drytown Club, Drytown

Blues Jam (7:30), Willowbrook Ale House, Petaluma

Failure Machine (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jam w/Stan Erhart (6:30), Amer Legion Post 474, Princeton By The Sea

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (2:00), Moore’s Riverboat II, Isleton

Jimmy Thackery & The Drivers (4:00), Moe’s Alley, Santa Cruz

Sunday Blues Jam w/Johnny Knox (4:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

 

06 Monday

Heath Williamson & Friends (5:00), Old Ironsides, Sacramento

Lisa Mann (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

Pro Jam (9:00), The Tradewinds, Cotati

Wendy DeWitt (5:00), Poor House Bistro, San Jose

 

07 Tuesday

Bay City Blues w/Chris Cain (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Blues Jam w/Bruce Wersted (7:00), 1-4-5 Club, Rio Linda

Blues Jam w/Dave Segal (7:00), Elk Grove Sports Bar, Elk Grove

Buddy Guy (7:30), Laxson Hall, Chico

Michael Ray (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Open Mic w/Wendy DeWitt (7:30), Bobby G’s, Berkeley

Stan Erhart Band (9:30), Johnny Foley’s Irish House, San Francisco

The J’s (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

 

08 Wednesday

Acoustic Open Mic w/Sandra Delores (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Blues Jam (7:00), Club Fox, Redwood City

Blues Jam w/Guitar Mac (5:00), The Station, Roseville

Buddy Guy (8:00), Mondavi Center, Davis

Jam w/Fire & Wheels (8:00), Folsom Hotel, Folsom

Keri Carr Band (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Open Mic w/Brian Souders (7:00), Lockdown Brewing Co., Folsom

SacBlues Jam w/The J’s (8:00), Louie’s Cocktail Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Sonoma County Blues Society Jam (7:00), Tradewinds, Cotati

Twenty Fourth Street Wailers (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

 

09 Thursday

Blues Jam (8:00), Spancky’s, Cotati

Blues Jam w/Jimmy Pailer (9:00), San Juan Club, Fair Oaks

Buddy Guy (7:30), Gallo Center, Modesto

Jam w/Allstar Rhythm Review (7:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (8:00), Garlic Bros., Stockton

Jules Leyhe (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Ranell Carpenter (8:00), Powell’s Steamer, Placerville

Red’s Blues w/Steve Freund & D’Mar (6:00), Poor House Bistro, San Jose

Twenty Fourth Street Wailers (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

X-Quartet (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

 

10 Friday

***BITS Benefit*** – Lukas Nelson & Chris Cain (8:00), Harris Center, Folsom

Big Earl & The Cryin’ Shame (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Bill Mylar (5:00), Starlite Lounge, Sacramento

Christian DeWild (6:00), Whole Foods Beer Garden, Folsom

Cicero Blake (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Pailer & Fratis (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Roharpo & The Real Blues Band (8:00), Purple Place, El Dorado Hills

Shari Puorto Band (9:30), The Saloon, San Francisco

 

11 Saturday

Al Zaid (6:00), Bridges Restaurant, Danville

Blues Jam (8:00), 1-4-5 Club, Rio Linda

Cicero Blake (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Cole Fonseca & Patrick Contreras (9:00), Whiskey Barrel Tavern, Stockton

Fillmore Slim (7:00), XOXO Night Club, Oakland

Jenn Rogar (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

John Covert & Crystal Image (7:00), VFW Hall, Fair Oaks

Nat Bolden Blues Band (9:00), Everett & Jones BBQ, Oakland

Open Mic (7:00), Sidewinders, Angels Camp

Rhythm Club (4:30), The Station, Roseville

Shari Puorto Band (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

The Hucklebucks (9:00), Shady Lady, Sacramento

Twenty Fourth Street Wailers (9:00), Iron Door Saloon, Groveland

Willie G (6:00), Lou’s Pier 47, San Francisco

 

12 Sunday

Acoustic Open Mic w/Mark Herin (5:00), Bunz Sports Pub, Roseville

BBQ & Blues w/Leather Souls (3:00), Drytown Club, Drytown

Blues Jam (7:30), Willowbrook Ale House, Petaluma

Front The Band (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jam w/Stan Erhart (6:30), Amer Legion Post 474, Princeton By The Sea

Shana Morrison (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

Shari Puorto Band (4:00), Half Moon Bay Brewery, Half Moon Bay

Sunday Blues Jam (7:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

Sunday Blues Jam w/Johnny Knox (4:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Sunday Blues Jam w/Randy Carey (1:00), Louie’s Cocktail Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Two-Tone Steiny & The Cadillacs (7:00 & 9:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

 

13 Monday

Heath Williamson & Friends (5:00), Old Ironsides, Sacramento

Mark Hummel’s Golden State Lone Star Revue (8:00), Harlow’s, Sacramento

Pro Jam (9:00), The Tradewinds, Cotati

Twenty Fourth Street Wailers (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

 

14 Tuesday

Bill Mylar & Friends (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Blues Jam w/Bruce Wersted (7:00), 1-4-5 Club, Rio Linda

Blues Jam w/Dave Segal (7:00), Elk Grove Sports Bar, Elk Grove

Michael Ray (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Open Mic w/Wendy DeWitt (7:30), Bobby G’s, Berkeley

Stan Erhart Band (9:30), Johnny Foley’s Irish House, San Francisco

 

15 Wednesday

***Benefit For Marty Holland*** – Holland Bros. Experiment, Leo Bootes, Jerry Duty, Lloyd Gregory & more (8:00), Blue Lamp, Sacramento

Acoustic Open Mic w/Sandra Delores (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Blues Jam (7:00), Club Fox, Redwood City

Blues Jam w/Guitar Mac (5:00), The Station, Roseville

Blues Jam w/The Growlers (8:00), Brewery in Feather Falls Casino, Oroville

Brian Chris Rogers (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Dave Mason (8:00), Harris Center, Folsom

Jam w/Fire & Wheels (8:00), Folsom Hotel, Folsom

Open Mic w/Brian Souders (7:00), Lockdown Brewing Co., Folsom

SacBlues Jam w/The J’s (8:00), Louie’s Cocktail Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Sonoma County Blues Society Jam (7:00), Tradewinds, Cotati

 

16 Thursday

Blues Jam (8:00), Spancky’s, Cotati

Blues Jam w/Jimmy Pailer (9:00), San Juan Club, Fair Oaks

Harley White, Jr. (9:00), Shady Lady, Sacramento

Jam w/Allstar Rhythm Review (7:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (8:00), Garlic Bros., Stockton

Kyle Rowland Blues Band (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Red’s Blues w/Kyle Jester (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Rita Coolidge (7:00), Harlow’s, Sacramento

X-Quartet (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

 

17 Friday

Bill Mylar (5:00), Starlite Lounge, Sacramento

Con Brio (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (9:00), Louie’s Cocktail Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Mr. Sipp (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Pailer & Fratis (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Val Starr, Matt Rainey, Coffee Dan & more (5:00), Country Club Saloon, Loomis

 

18 Saturday

Blues Jam (8:00), 1-4-5 Club, Rio Linda

Curtis Salgado Band, Mike Hammar & The Nails (4:00), Viaggio Winery, Acampo

Dave Mason (8:00), Uptown Theater, Napa

Doc Rock & The Stuff (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (7:00), Clark’s Corner, Ione

Julie & The Jukes (6:00), Waldorf School, Fair Oaks

Kyle Rowland Blues Band (8:30), Smoking Pig BBQ, Campell

Mr. Sipp (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Nat Bolden Blues Band (9:00), Everett & Jones BBQ, Oakland

Open Mic (7:00), Sidewinders, Angels Camp

Steven Roth Band (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Tom Rigney & Flambeau (8:00), West Side Theater, Newman

 

19 Sunday

***Torch Club 80th Anniversary*** – Hopeless Jack & Handsome Devil, Peter Petty Review w/Dana Moret, Black Star Safari, Mind X, Island of Black & White (4:00 – 10:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Acoustic Open Mic w/Mark Herin (5:00), Bunz Sports Pub, Roseville

Annie Sampson (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

BBQ & Blues w/Leather Souls (3:00), Drytown Club, Drytown

Blues Jam (7:30), Willowbrook Ale House, Petaluma

Curtis Salgado (7:00), Ives Park, Sebastopol

Jam w/Stan Erhart (6:30), Amer Legion Post 474, Princeton By The Sea

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (2:00), Moore’s Riverboat II, Isleton

Mother Teresa & The Sinners (2:00), Nino’s Place, Modesto

Mr. Sipp (7:00 & 9:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Sunday Blues Jam (7:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

 

20 Monday

62 Blues Band (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

Heath Williamson & Friends (5:00), Old Ironsides, Sacramento

Pro Jam (9:00), The Tradewinds, Cotati

Steve Earle & The Dukes (7:30), Crest Theater, Sacramento

 

21 Tuesday

Blues Jam w/Bruce Wersted (7:00), 1-4-5 Club, Rio Linda

Blues Jam w/Dave Segal (7:00), Elk Grove Sports Bar, Elk Grove

Chris Twomey (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Michael Ray & Ariel Jean (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Mitch Woods (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Open Mic w/Wendy DeWitt (7:30), Bobby G’s, Berkeley

Stan Erhart Band (9:30), Johnny Foley’s Irish House, San Francisco

 

22 Wednesday

Acoustic Open Mic w/Sandra Delores (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Blues Jam (7:00), Club Fox, Redwood City

Blues Jam w/Guitar Mac (5:00), The Station, Roseville

Coco Montoya (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Hibbity Dibbity & Zugh (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jam w/Fire & Wheels (8:00), Folsom Hotel, Folsom

Julie & The Jukes (5:30), Vernon Street Town Square, Roseville

Open Mic w/Brian Souders (7:00), Lockdown Brewing Co., Folsom

SacBlues Jam w/The J’s (8:00), Louie’s Cocktail Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Sonoma County Blues Society Jam (7:00), Tradewinds, Cotati

 

23 Thursday

Blues Jam (8:00), Spancky’s, Cotati

Blues Jam w/Jimmy Pailer (9:00), San Juan Club, Fair Oaks

Harliss Sweetwater (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jam w/Allstar Rhythm Review (7:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (8:00), Garlic Bros., Stockton

Soul Track Mind (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

X-Quartet (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

 

24 Friday

Bellygunner & Soul Track Mind (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Bill Mylar (5:00), Starlite Lounge, Sacramento

Evan Thomas Blues Revue (8:00), The Railroad Station, Livermore

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (8:30), Garlic Bros., Stockton

Karen Lovely Band (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Pailer & Fratis (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Ranell Carpenter Band (4:00), Red Hawk Casino, Placerville

The Hucklebucks (7:00), Cielo Winery, Shingle Springs

 

25 Saturday

***Country Cajon Revival*** – Tom Rigney & Flambeau, Nell Robinson & Jim Nunall w/Your Good Luck Charm (7:30), Crest Theater, Sacramento

Blues Jam (8:00), 1-4-5 Club, Rio Linda

Delta Wires (8:30), Angelica’s, Redwood City

Gary Mendoza Band (7:00), Pete’s Brewhouse, Granite Bay

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (9:00), Iron Door Saloon, Groveland

Lavay Smith (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Midtown Creepers (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Mr. December – CD Release (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Nat Bolden Blues Band (9:00), Everett & Jones BBQ, Oakland

Open Mic (7:00), Sidewinders, Angels Camp

The Hucklebucks (7:00), Ciello Winery, Shingle Springs

Willie G (6:00), Lou’s Pier 47, San Francisco

 

26 Sunday

Acoustic Open Mic w/Mark Herin (5:00), Bunz Sports Pub, Roseville

Amy Black (7:00), Luna’s Café, Sacramento

BBQ & Blues w/Leather Souls (3:00), Drytown Club, Drytown

Blues Jam (7:30), Willowbrook Ale House, Petaluma

Delta Wires (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

Front The Band (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jam w/Stan Erhart (6:30), Amer Legion Post 474, Princeton By The Sea

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (3:00), Moore’s Riverboat II, Isleton

John Nemeth (4:00), Moe’s Alley, Santa Cruz

Ranell Carpenter (1:00), Powell’s Steamer, Placerville

Sunday Blues Jam (7:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

Sunday Blues Jam w/Johnny Knox (4:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

The Hucklebucks (4:00), Berryessa Brewing Co., Winters

Tommy Castro & The Painkillers (7:00 & 9:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

 

27 Monday

Craig Caffall Band (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

Heath Williamson & Friends (5:00), Old Ironsides, Sacramento

Pro Jam (9:00), The Tradewinds, Cotati

 

28 Tuesday

Blues Jam w/Bruce Wersted (7:00), 1-4-5 Club, Rio Linda

Blues Jam w/Dave Segal (7:00), Elk Grove Sports Bar, Elk Grove

Eric Bibb (7:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Michael Ray (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Open Mic w/Wendy DeWitt (7:30), Bobby G’s, Berkeley

Stan Erhart Band (9:30), Johnny Foley’s Irish House, San Francisco

 

29 Wednesday

Acoustic Open Mic w/Sandra Delores (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Blues Jam (7:00), Club Fox, Redwood City

Blues Jam w/Guitar Mac (5:00), The Station, Roseville

Eric Bibb (7:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Jam w/Fire & Wheels (8:00), Folsom Hotel, Folsom

Open Mic w/Brian Souders (7:00), Lockdown Brewing Co., Folsom

Peter Petty Band (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

SacBlues Jam w/The J’s (8:00), Louie’s Cocktail Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Sonoma County Blues Society Jam (7:00), Tradewinds, Cotati

 

30 Thursday

Blues Jam (8:00), Spancky’s, Cotati

Blues Jam w/Jimmy Pailer (9:00), San Juan Club, Fair Oaks

Daniel Castro Band (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Eric Bibb (7:30), Center For The Arts, Grass Valley

Island Of Black & White (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jam w/Allstar Rhythm Review (7:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (8:00), Garlic Bros., Stockton

John Nemeth (8:00), Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley

X-Quartet (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento