Willie Brown’s Blues Calendar

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Compiled by Willie Brown calendar@sacblues.com

 

 April 2014

 

01 Tuesday

Blues Jam (8:00), The Station, Roseville

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

Blues Jam w/Gary Mendoza (7:00), Elk Grove Sports Bar, Elk Grove

Dippin’ Sauce (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Lew Fratis (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

Rich Hammond Blues Band (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

The Bonedrivers (9:00), #1 Broadway, Los Gatos

 

02 Wednesday

***14th Annual Queens of Boogie Woogie*** – Deanna Bogart, Dona Oxford, Sue Palmer & Wendy DeWitt (8:00), Yoshi’s, Oakland

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

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

Blues Jam (7:00), First Edition Bar, Petaluma

Blues Night (7:00), The Rusted Mic, Lodi

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

Eddie Neon (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

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

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

Sonoma County Blues Society Jam (8:00), Culture House, Santa Rosa

 

03 Thursday

Blues Jam (4:00), Blue Lamp, Sacramento

Blues Jam w/Jimmy Pailer (7:00), San Juan Club, Fair Oaks

Down North (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Rick Estrin & The Nightcats (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

RoHarpo & Blues Busters (7:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

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

 

04 Friday

***14th Annual Queens of Boogie Woogie*** – Deanna Bogart, Dona Oxford, Sue Palmer & Wendy DeWitt (7:00), Soper-Reese Theater, Lakeport

Big Daddy Cade (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Bill Mylar (5:00), Old Ironside, Sacramento

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

Johnny Winter (9:00), Moe’s Alley, Santa Cruz

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

Pro Blues Jam w/Alvon & Sean (7:00), Blondies Bar & Grill, Vacaville

Quinn Hedges Band (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Rick Estrin & The Nightcats (6:30), Poor House Bistro, San Jose

RoHarpo & Blues Busters (8:30), Lou’s Fish Shack, San Francisco

Spotted Dog Blues Revue (7:00), Courtyard Mariott, Fairfield

 

05 Saturday

Bad Behavior Blues Band (9:00), The Couch Sports Lounge, Citrus Heights

Big Daddy Cade (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (9:00), T’s Cocktails, Modesto

Johnny Winter (8:00), Rancheria Casino, Jackson

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

Electric Grease (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

 

06 Sunday

***NorCal vs. SoCal Blues Guitar Showdown*** – Jr. Watson, Little Charlie, Kid Andersen, Kirk Fletcher (4:00 & 6:30), Little Lou’s BBQ, Campbell

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

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

Big Mo & The Full Moon Band (6:00), Sierra Nevada Brew, Chico

Hunter & The Dirty Jacks (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Jam w/F.O.G.’s (2:00), Valencia Club, Penryn

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

Joe Louis Walker (4:00), Moe’s Alley, Santa Cruz

Mother Teresa & The Sinners (2:00), Windmill Cove Bar & Grill, Stockton

Open Mic w/Mark Herin (4:00), Bunz Sports Pub, Roseville

Scott Pemberton (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

Sunday Blues Jam w/Marshal Wilkerson (2:00), New Moon River Inn, Freeport

 

07 Monday

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

Pat Gleeson & 62 Blues (6:00), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

 

08 Tuesday

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

Blues Jam (8:00), The Station, Roseville

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

Debut Tuesday (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Doug Deming & the Jewel Tones w/Gary Mendoza Band (7:00), Elk Grove Sports Bar, Elk Grove

Joe Ely (8:00), Harlow’s, Sacramento

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

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

 

09 Wednesday

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

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

Blues Jam (7:00), First Edition Bar, Petaluma

Blues Night (7:00), The Rusted Mic, Lodi

Cathy Lemons (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

Miss Maddy & The F St. Stompers (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 (8:00), Culture House, Santa Rosa

 

10 Thursday

Blues Jam (4:00), Blue Lamp, Sacramento

Blues Jam w/Jimmy Pailer (7:00), San Juan Club, Fair Oaks

Funkdefied (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

RoHarpo & Blues Busters (7:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Sonny Rhodes (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

 

11 Friday

Bill Mylar (5:00), Old Ironside, Sacramento

Janiva Magness (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Jelly Bread (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (9:00), Woodbridge Crossing, Woodbridge

Joe Louis Walker (8:30), The Palms, Winters

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

Pro Blues Jam w/Alvon & Sean (7:00), Blondies Bar & Grill, Vacaville

Ron Hacker & The Hacksaws (8:00), Valley Brewing Company, Stockton

Spotted Dog Blues Revue (8:30), Brickhouse, Elk Grove

The Bonedrivers (9:00), Main St. Brew, Pleasanton

Tony Westlake (6:00), Fields Family Tasting Room, Lodi

Wendy DeWitt (7:00), The Pocket, Santa Cruz

 

12 Saturday

Backyard Blues Band (8:00), Willow Glen, Oregon House

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

Delta Wires (9:30), The Saloon, San Francisco

Flies In The Kitchen (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

Janiva Magness (8:00), Country Club Saloon, Loomis

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (9:00), Woodbridge Crossing, Woodbridge

Joe Louis Walker (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Melonnee Desiree & Causin’ A Ruckus (9:00), PJ’s Roadhouse, Placerville

Mother Teresa & The Sinners (Noon), ApCal Winery, Madera

Spotted Dog Blues Revue (8:30), Brickhouse, Elk Grove

The Bonedrivers (1:00), Rivers Edge, Marysville

 

13 Sunday

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

Jam w/F.O.G.’s (2:00), Valencia Club, Penryn

Maxx Cabello, Jr. (4:00), Mezcal’s, San Jose

Open Mic w/Mark Herin (4:00), Bunz Sports Pub, Roseville

Rick Estrin & The Nightcats (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

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

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

Sunday Blues Jam w/Marshal Wilkerson (2:00), New Moon River Inn, Freeport

The Nibblers (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

 

14 Monday

Hank Shreve Shreve Band (6:00), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

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

 

15 Tuesday

Blues Jam (8:00), The Station, Roseville

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

Blues Jam w/Gary Mendoza (7:00), Elk Grove Sports Bar, Elk Grove

Craig Horton (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Debut Tuesday (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

 

16 Wednesday

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

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

Blues Jam (7:00), First Edition Bar, Petaluma

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

Blues Night (7:00), The Rusted Mic, Lodi

Guitar Shorty (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

Preservation Hall Jazz Band (7:30), Crest Theater, Sacramento

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

Sonoma County Blues Society Jam (8:00), Culture House, Santa Rosa

 

17 Thursday

Al Zaid (6:30), Club Pheasant, W. Sacramento

Blues Jam (4:00), Blue Lamp, Sacramento

Blues Jam w/Jimmy Pailer (7:00), San Juan Club, Fair Oaks

Jazz Night (7:00), Beatnik Studio, Sacramento

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

Red’s Blues (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

RoHarpo & Blues Busters (7:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

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

 

18 Friday

***Daughters of Legends*** – Twanna Turner & Sumac (8:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Al Zaid (6:30), Club Pheasant, W. Sacramento

Bad Catz (9:00), Louie’s Cocktails, Rancho Cordova

Bill Mylar (5:00), Old Ironside, Sacramento

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

Pro Blues Jam w/Alvon & Sean (7:00), Blondies Bar & Grill, Vacaville

Quinn Hedges (6:30), Bistro 33, Davis

Shane Dwight (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Terry Hanck Blues Band – CD Release (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

The Bonedrivers (6:00), Seabright Brewery, Santa Cruz

 

19 Saturday

Al Zaid (7:00), Angelia’s, Redwood City

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

Blues Vandals (8:00), Buckhorn Bar & Grill, Dixon

Chicken & Dumpling (tba), Luna’s Café, Sacramento

Delta City Ramblers (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Delta Wires (8:30), The Rusted Mic, Lodi

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

Mind X (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Quinn Hedges (6:30), UnWined, Folsom

Terry Hanck Blues Band (6:00), Poor House Bistro, San Jose

The Bonedrivers (9:00), Dublin Sports Bar, Dublin

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

Tony Westlake & The Tuff Times (7:00), Barking Dog, Modesto

 

20 Sunday

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

Golden Cadillacs (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jam w/F.O.G.’s (2:00), Valencia Club, Penryn

Open Mic w/Mark Herin (4:00), Bunz Sports Pub, Roseville

Quinn Hedges (10:00 AM), Bella Bru Café, Natomas

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

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

Sunday Blues Jam w/Marshal Wilkerson (2:00), New Moon River Inn, Freeport

 

21 Monday

Cee Cee James Band (6:00), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

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

 

22 Tuesday

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

Blues Jam (8:00), The Station, Roseville

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

Blues Jam w/Gary Mendoza (7:00), Elk Grove Sports Bar, Elk Grove

Chris Twomey (5:30), 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

 

23 Wednesday

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

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

Blues Jam (7:00), First Edition Bar, Petaluma

Blues Night (7:00), The Rusted Mic, Lodi

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

Los Lonely Boys (8:30), Uptown Theater, Napa

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

Pat Travers Band (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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 (8:00), Culture House, Santa Rosa

 

24 Thursday

Blues Jam (4:00), Blue Lamp, Sacramento

Blues Jam w/Jimmy Pailer (7:00), San Juan Club, Fair Oaks

Chicken & Dumpling (8:00), Fox & Goose, Sacramento

Dippin’ Sauce (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Doc Rock & The Stuff (8:00), The Shine, Sacramento

Matt Anderson (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Melonnee Desiree & Causin’ A Ruckus (6:00), Tracadero, Roseville

RoHarpo & Blues Busters (7:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

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

 

25 Friday

***Concert Series*** – Paula Harris & The Beast of Blues, Bad Behavior Blues Band (6:00), Lions Gate Hotel – McCllellan Park, Sacramento

Big Mo & The Full Moon Band (6:30), Veterans Hall, Paradise

Bill Mylar (5:00), Old Ironside, Sacramento

Delta Wires (9:00), Smoking Pig, Fremont

Duchess Wilder Band (9:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (6:30), Fuso Itailian Restaurant, Vacaville

Kaye Bohler Blues Band (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

Pro Blues Jam w/Alvon & Sean (7:00), Blondies Bar & Grill, Vacaville

Quinn Hedges (6:30), Bistro 33, Davis

The Bonedrivers (9:00), Purple Place, El Dorado Hills

 

26 Saturday

***Blues On The Patio*** – Daniel Castro Band w/Val Starr & Blues Rocket (6:00), Lions Gate Hotel – McCllellan Park, Sacramento

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

Chicken & Dumpling (6:00), Fields Family Winery, Lodi

Earl Thomas (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (8:30), Garlic Brothers Restaurant, Stockton

Johnny “Guitar” Knox (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Quinn Hedges (11:00 AM), Pizza Rock, Sacramento

The Bonedrivers (9:00), Grumpy’s, Olivehurst

Walking Spanish (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Wingnut Adams (9:00), Iron Door, Groveland

 

27 Sunday

Bad Catz (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

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

Big Sticky Mess (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jam w/F.O.G.’s (2:00), Valencia Club, Penryn

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

Open Mic w/Mark Herin (4:00), Bunz Sports Pub, Roseville

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

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

Sunday Blues Jam w/Marshal Wilkerson (2:00), New Moon River Inn, Freeport

 

28 Monday

Bill Noteman & The Rockets (6:00), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

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

 

29 Tuesday

Blues Jam (8:00), The Station, Roseville

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

Blues Jam w/Gary Mendoza (7:00), Elk Grove Sports Bar, Elk Grove

Hans Eberbach (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Island of Black & White (9:00), 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

Tia Carroll (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

 

30 Wednesday

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

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

Blues Jam (7:00), First Edition Bar, Petaluma

Blues Night (7:00), The Rusted Mic, Lodi

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

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

Kevin Russell (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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 (8:00), Culture House, Santa Rosa