Willie Browns’ SAC BLUES News

Schedule subject to change, check with venue for confirmation.  Compiled by Willie Brown calendar@sacblues.com

JULY 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

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

Quinn Hedges (7:00), ASR Restaurant & Lounge, Roseville

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

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

Sean Lehe & Family Practice (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

The Hucklebucks (5:00), Farmers Market, Davis

 

02 Thursday

Blues Jam (8:00), Spancky’s, Cotati

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

J.C. Smith Band (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Jam w/Roharpo (7:30), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

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

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

Propaganda w/Marshal Wilkerson (6:30), Swabbie’s On The River, Sacramento

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

 

03 Friday

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

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

Julie & The Jukes (6:30), Grace Patriot Wines, Placerville

KB & The Slingtones, Vintage Vandals (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Kevin Russell (8:00), Empress Theater, Vallejo

Mark Hummel (6:00), Poor House Bistro, San Jose

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

Matt Rainey (5:30), Loomis Basin Brew, Loomis

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

 

04 Saturday

***Free Your Mind Fest*** – Foxtrot Mary & Mr. December (3:00), Country Club Saloon, Loomis

***Red, White & Blues Festival*** – Grady Champion, Ron Thompson and the Resistors, Bay Area Blues Society Caravan of All Stars, Wanda Diamond, Shock Jock, J.C. Smith Band, Big Cat Tolefree, Bobbie Webb, Deeva Stativa and the Blazers, Talk of Da Town, Leo Oliver and the Blues Knockouts (1:00), Alameda County Fairgrounds, Pleasanton

***Red, White, Blues & Grooves*** – Guitar Mac & Blues Express & more (11:00 – 9:00), Vallejo Waterfront, Vallejo

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

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (1:00), Hotel Leger, Mokelumne Hill

Julie & The Jukes (6:00), Gringo’s, Coloma

Kyle Rowland Blues Band (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

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

 

05 Sunday

***Backyard Blues & BBQ Series*** – Two-Tone Steiny & The Cadillacs (1:00), Hotel Leger, Mokelumne Hill

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

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

Blues Jam w/Bob Kinney (2:00), Rosa’s at Tower Park, Lodi

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

Johnny Favorite Presents You Front the Band (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Maxx Cabello, Jr. (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

Shuggie Otis (8:00), City Winery, Napa

Soul & Blues Jam (4:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

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

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

Terrie Odabi (7:00 & 9:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

 

06 Monday

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

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

Randy McAllister Band (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

 

07 Tuesday

Bay City Blues w/Ron Thompson (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

Lydia Pense & Cold Blood (6:30), The Village, Squaw Valley

Matt Rainey (5:00), Peterson’s Corner, Nevada City

Michael Ray & Tuba Luba (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

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

John Mayall (8:30), Moe’s Alley, Santa Cruz

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

Leo Bootes & Southside Shuffle (7:00), Oak Park Brewing Co., 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

 

09 Thursday

Blues Jam (8:00), Spancky’s, Cotati

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

Harper & Midwest Kind (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 Mayall (7:00), Ace Of Spades, Sacramento

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

 

10 Friday

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

Dennis Johnson & The Mississippi Ramblers (9:00), Club Car, Auburn

FOG’s (9:00), Louie’s Cocktail Lounge, Ranch Cordova

Hadden Sawyers Band (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

John Mayall (8:00), Yoshi’s, Oakland

Matt Rainey (6:00), San Juan Club, Fair Oaks

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

The Hucklebucks (6:30), Cabana Winery & Bistro, Sacramento

The Nibblers (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

 

11 Saturday

***Blues On The Patio Concert Series*** – E.C. Scott & Val Starr (7:00), Lion’s Gate Hotel, Sacramento

***Concert Series*** – Briefcase Full Of Blues (6:30), McConnell Estate Winery, Elk Grove

***Hayward-Russell City Blues Festival*** – Multi Acts (10:30 AM), City Hall Plaza, Hayward

***Summer Music Series*** – Lydia Pence & Cold Blood, Bump City Reunion (1:00), Mettler Family Vineyards, Lodi

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

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

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

Daniel Castro Band (7:30), Pacifica Performances, Pacifica

John Mayall (8:00), City Winery, Napa

Matt Rainey (2:00), 36 Handles, El Dorado Hills

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

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

Overdraft (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Willie G (8:00), Lou’s Pier 47, San Francisco

 

12 Sunday

***Backyard Blues & BBQ Series*** – Cruzin’ Blues Band (1:00), Hotel Leger, Mokelumne Hill

***Hayward-Russell City Blues Festival*** – Multi Acts (10:30 AM), City Hall Plaza, Hayward

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

Blues Jam w/Bob Kinney (2:00), Rosa’s at Tower Park, Lodi

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

Johnny Favorite Presents You Front the Band (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Lazer Lloyd (7:00 & 9:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Lydia Pense & Cold Blood (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

Roharpo & The Real Blues Band (Noon), Creekside Park, Winters

Soul & Blues Jam (4:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

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

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

 

13 Monday

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

Kenny Neal (7:30), Yoshi’s, Oakland

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

Swinging Chads w/Randy McGowen (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

 

14 Tuesday

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

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

Matt Rainey (5:00), Peterson’s Corner, Nevada City

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

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

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

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (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

Stacy Jones (9:00), The Maltese, Chico

The Hucklebucks (7:00), Oak Park Brewing Co., Sacramento

Two-Tone Steiny (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

 

16 Thursday

Blues Jam (8:00), Spancky’s, Cotati

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

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

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

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

Julie & The Jukes (8:00), Rudolf Steiner College, Fair Oaks

Stacy Jones (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

 

17 Friday

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

Kyle Rowland Trio (7:30), Café Ettore, Sacramento

Matt Rainey (5:00), Country Club Saloon, Loomis

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

Rick Estrin & The Nightcats (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Solsa (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Stacy Jones (6:00), Poor House Bistro, San Jose

Stillwood Sages (9:00), Pistol Pete’s, Auburn

 

18 Saturday

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

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

Doc Rock & The Stuff (7:30), Café Ettore’s, Sacramento

Jesse Abbey (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Joy & Madness (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Julie & The Jukes (8:00), 36 Handles, El Dorado Hills

Keb’ Mo’ (8:00), Cache Creek Casino, Brooks

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

Matt Rainey (5:30), Loomis Basin Brew, Loomis

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

Ranell Carpenter Band (8:00), PJ’s Roadhouse, Placerville

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

Willie G (8:00), Lou’s Pier 47, San Francisco

 

19 Sunday

***Albie Survivin’ Benefit*** – Mick Martin & The Blues Rockers, The Hucklebucks, Lew Fratis & Jimmy Pailer, Daniel Castro Band, Aaron King & The Imperials, Jeff Watson Band (3:00 – 9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

***Backyard Blues & BBQ Series*** – The Esquires (1:00), Hotel Leger, Mokelumne Hill

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

Blues Jam w/Bob Kinney (2:00), Rosa’s at Tower Park, Lodi

Brad Wilson (7:00 & 9:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Debbie Davies (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

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

Loose Gravel (2:00), Valencia Club, Penryn

Rick Estrin & The Nightcats (4:00), Moe’s Alley, Santa Cruz

Soul & Blues Jam (4:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Stacy Jones (2:00), Moore’s Riverboat, Isleton

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

 

20 Monday

David Landon Band (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

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

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

 

21 Tuesday

Bay City Blues w/Ron Thompson (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

Leigh Guest (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Mark Hummel & Little Charlie (6:30), The Village, Squaw Valley

Matt Rainey (5:00), Peterson’s Corner, Nevada City

Michael Ray, Andrew Zap (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

 

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

Debbie Davies (8:00), Moe’s Alley, Santa Cruz

Half Way Noble (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

Elvin Bishop (8:00), Feather Falls Casino. Oroville

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

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

Kyle Jester Blues Band (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

 

24 Friday

***5th Annual Blues & Bones Festival*** – Mike Hammar & The Nails, Val Starr & The Blues Rocket – Fairgrounds, Angels Camp

A.C. Myles (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

Christian DeWild Band (6:00), Boegar Winery, Placerville

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

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

Matt Rainey & Dippin’ Sauce (8:00), Lou’s Pier 47, San Francisco

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

 

25 Saturday

***5th Annual Blues & Bones Festival*** – Daniel Castro Band, Harlis Sweetwater, Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood, Big Earl & The Cryin’ Shame, Kyle Rowland Blues Band – Fairgrounds, Angels Camp

A.C. Myles (6:00), Jessie’s Grove Winery, Lodi

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

Doc Rock & The Stuff (7:00), The Shack, Sacramento

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

Mark Chrisler (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

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

The Hucklebucks (6:30), Cabana Winery & Bistro, Sacramento

Willie G (8:00), Lou’s Pier 47, San Francisco

 

26 Sunday

***Summer Music Series*** – Ron Thompson & Friends w/Chris Cain (1:00), Mettler Family Vineyards, Lodi

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

Blues Jam w/Bob Kinney (2:00), Rosa’s at Tower Park, Lodi

Chase Walker Band (7:00 & 9:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

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

Johnny Favorite Presents You Front the Band (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Matt Rainey (2:00), Elkhorn Saloon, W. Sacramento

Shane Dwight (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

Soul & Blues Jam (4:00), Monty’s Lounge, Rancho Cordova

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

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

 

27 Monday

Fargo Brothers w/Mike Adams (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

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

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

 

28 Tuesday

Bay City Blues w/Ron Thompson (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

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

Matt Rainey (5:00), Peterson’s Corner, Nevada City

Michael Ray, Blame The Bishop (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

Aki Kumar Blues Band (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

Blues Jam w/Franky Z (7:00), Tackle Box, Chico

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

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

Matt Rainey (5:30), Relish Bar, El Dorado Hills

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

Patrick Contreras & Ray “Catfish” Copeland (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

***Mammoth Fest of Beers & Blusapalooza Kickoff*** – Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, Robben Ford (6:00), Sam’s Woodside, Mammoth

Blues Jam (8:00), Spancky’s, Cotati

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

Charlie Musselwhite (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

Loose Gravel (7:00), Railroad Depot Park, Loomis

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

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

 

31 Friday

***Blues On The Patio Concert Series*** – E.G. Kight & Val Starr (7:00), Lion’s Gate Hotel, Sacramento

***Mammoth Fest of Beers & Blusapalooza*** – Hadden Sayers, Carolyn Wonderland, John Nemeth, Trombone Shorty (3:00), Mammoth Lake

Afro Funk Experience (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

Kaye Bohler (9:00), Black Oaks Casino, Tuolumne

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

Matt Rainey & Dippin’ Sauce (8:00), Lou’s Pier 47, San Francisco

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