Willie Brown’s Blues Calendar

Schedule subject to change, check with venue for confirmation

Compiled by Willie Brown calendar@sacblues.com

August 2014

01 Friday

***Blue Wing Blues Festival*** – Bill Noteman Trio and Barry Melton Band (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

Big Earl & The Cryin’ Shame (9:00), Black Oak Casino, Tuolumne

Big Mo & The Full Moon Band (9:30), Feather Falls Brew, Oroville

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

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

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

Jonny Lang (9:00), Jackson Rancheria, Jackson

Keri Carr Band (8:20), The Palms, Winters

Nedra Russ & Julio Inglasses (7:00), The Cellar, Sutter Creek

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

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

Tracorum (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

 

02 Saturday

***Blues On The Patio*** – Arbess Williams w/Val Starr & Blues Rocket (6:00), Lions Gate Hotel – McClellan Park, Sacramento

***2nd Annual Devine Diva Show *** – Dana Moret, Kat Cairnes, Paula Harris, Lara Price (6:30), McConnell Estate Winery, Elk Grove

***Blue Wing Blues Festival*** – David Landon Band and Alvon Johnson (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

Acoustic Open Mic – All Ages (7:00), Mercantile, Angels Camp

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

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

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

Frank Bey & Anthony Paule (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (2:00), Windmill Cove, Stockton

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

Kevin Russell (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Mind X (6:30), Matsui Park, Sacramento

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

Nedra Russ & Julio Inglasses (7:30), The Cellar, Sutter Creek

Phil Berkowitz & Cathy Lemons (9:00), The Pocket, Santa Cruz

Quinn Hedges (7:00), Sienna Restaurant, El Dorado Hills

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

Shane Dwight (8:00), Windmill Cove, Sacramento

Used Blues Band (2:00), Cast Iron Grill & Bar, Suisun City

 

03 Sunday

***Blue Wing Blues Festival*** – Lloyd Meadows & the Tri-Tip Trio and Big Mo & The Full Moon Band  (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

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

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

Ira Walker (Noon), El Dorado Saloon, El Dorado Hills

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

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

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (1:00), Moore’s Riverboat, Isleton

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

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

Royal Jelly (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Sunday Blues Jam (3:00), New Moon River Inn, Freeport

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

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

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

Wingnut Adams Band (2:00), Rosa’s at Tower Park, Lodi

 

04 Monday

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

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

Wingnut Adams Band (8:00), The Tradewinds, Cotati

 

05 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

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

Nikki Hill (6:30), The Village, Squaw Valley

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

Quinn Hedges (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

 

06 Wednesday

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

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

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

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

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

Kim Wilson (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 (7:30), Sally Tomatoes, Rohnert Park

 

07 Thursday

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

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

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

Mike Eldred Trio (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

 

08 Friday

***Southern Blues & Soul*** – Bobby Rush & His Red Hot Blues Revue (8:00), Lions Gate Hotel – McClellan Park, Sacramento

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

Cathrine Russell Trio (7:00), Harlow’s, Sacramento

Cathy Lemons (8:00), Valley Brewing Co., Stockton

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

Grease, Grit & Grime (6:00), 5 Mile House, Nevada City

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (7:00), Vintage Lounge, Lodi

Marshal Law (6:00), Swabbie’s On The River, Sacramento

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

Robert Cray Band (8:00), Crest Theater, Sacramento

 

09 Saturday

Acoustic Open Mic – All Ages (7:00), Mercantile, Angels Camp

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

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (9:00), Rosa’s at Tower Park, Lodi

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

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

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

Shane Dwight (6:30), Jesse’s Grove, Lodi

Used Blues Band (1:00), Half Moon Brew, Half Moon Bay

 

10 Sunday

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

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

Cole Fonseca with Patrick Contreras (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

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

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

Jared Nichols (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

Sunday Blues Jam (3:00), New Moon River Inn, Freeport

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

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

The Hound Kings (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Wingnut Adams Band (2:00), Rosa’s at Tower Park, Lodi

 

11 Monday

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

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

 

12 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

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

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

Hamilton Loomis (6:30), The Village, Squaw Valley

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

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

 

13 Wednesday

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

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

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

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

Julie & The Jukes (6:00), Dad’s Kitchen, Fair Oaks

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 (7:30), Sally Tomatoes, Rohnert Park

Two-Tone Steiny & The Cadillacs (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

 

14 Thursday

Anni Piper, Christian DeWild & The Other Brittany (8:00), Marilyn’s On K, Sacramento

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

Blues Jam (8:00), Spancky’s, Cotati

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

Groove Sessions (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

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

 

15 Friday

Beso Negro (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

 

16 Saturday

***2nd Annual Tacos, Blues & Booze*** – Cole Fonseca, Ira Walker, Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (6:00), La Jamaica, Stockton

Acoustic Open Mic – All Ages (7:00), Mercantile, Angels Camp

Bettye LaVette (8:00), City Winery, Napa

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

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

Daniel Castro Band (8:00), West Side Theater, Newman

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

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

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

Used Blues Band (6:00), Performing Arts, Vacaville

Wayne Baker Brooks (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

 

17 Sunday

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

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

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

Eric Lindell (8:00), Sweetwater, Mill Valley

Down North (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

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

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

Original Wailers (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

Sunday Blues Jam (3:00), New Moon River Inn, Freeport

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

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

Wingnut Adams Band (2:00), Rosa’s at Tower Park, Lodi

 

18 Monday

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

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

 

19 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

Laurie Morvan Band (8:00), Sierra Nevada Brew, Chico

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

Peekablue (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

Shane Dwight (6:30), The Village, Squaw Valley

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

 

20 Wednesday

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

Blue Gaucho (6:00), Harlow’s, Sacramento

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

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

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

Eric Lindell (8:00), Moe’s Alley, Santa Cruz

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

Laurie Morvan Band (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

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

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

Sonoma County Blues Society Jam (7:30), Sally Tomatoes, Rohnert Park

 

21 Thursday

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

Blues Jam (8:00), Spancky’s, Cotati

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

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

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

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

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

Sam Pace (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Used Blues Band (5:30), Cast Iron Grill & Bar, Suisun City

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

 

22 Friday

***Art, Wine & Brew Festival*** – Roy Rogers & Delta Rhythm Kings (6:00), Downtown, Vacaville

Bill Magee Blues Band (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

Jackie Payne (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (6:00), Montevina Winery, Plymouth

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

Roharpo & The Real Blues Band (9:00), El Dorado Saloon, El Dorado Hills

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

 

23 Saturday

***5th Annual Gold Hill Blues & Brews*** - Joe Lev & Friends (3:00), Lower Pond at Cornelia’s Pond, Gold Hill

***Art, Wine & Brew Festival*** – Matty T Band, Laurie Morvan Band (5:30), Downtown, Vacaville

***Napa Blues, Brews & BBQ*** – Daniel Castro Band (1:00), Main Street, Napa

Acoustic Open Mic – All Ages (7:00), Mercantile, Angels Camp

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

Bill Magee Blues Band (8:00), Sutter Creek Theater, Sutter Creek

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

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

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

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

Twilight Drifters (7:00), Trocadero, Roseville

Used Blues Band (1:00), Vezer Vineyards, Fairfield

Used Blues Band (7:00), Green Valley Country Club, Fairfield

 

24 Sunday

***Art, Wine & Brew Festival*** – Val Starr & Blues Rocket (2:30), Downtown, Vacaville

***Backyard Blues & BBQ*** – Nedra Russ & Julio Inglasses (1:00), Hotel Leger, Mokelumne Hill

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

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

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

Guitar Mac (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

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

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

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

Sunday Blues Jam (3:00), New Moon River Inn, Freeport

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

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

Wingnut Adams Band (2:00), Rosa’s at Tower Park, Lodi

 

25 Monday

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

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

 

26 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 & The Hot Mess (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

 

27 Wednesday

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

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

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

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

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 (7:30), Sally Tomatoes, Rohnert Park

 

28 Thursday

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

Blues Jam (8:00), Spancky’s, Cotati

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

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

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

 

29 Friday

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

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Julie & The Jukes (9:00), Shady Lady, Sacramento

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

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

Mr. December (9:00), Louie’s Cocktail Lounge, Rancho Cordova

 

30 Saturday

***Blues On The Patio*** – Chris Cain w/Val Starr & Blues Rocket (6:00), Lions Gate Hotel – McClellan Park, Sacramento

Acoustic Open Mic – All Ages (7:00), Mercantile, Angels Camp

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

Christian DeWild Band (7:00), Tracadero, Roseville

Daniel Castro Band (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

Julie & The Jukes (12:30), Laguna del Sol, Wilton

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

Used Blues Band (1:00), Winterhawk Winery, Fairfield

 

31 Sunday

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

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

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

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

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

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (1:00), Moore’s Riverboat, Isleton

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

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

Sunday Blues Jam (3:00), New Moon River Inn, Freeport

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

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

Wingnut Adams Band (2:00), Rosa’s at Tower Park, Lodi