Willie Brown’s Blues Calendar

 

Schedule subject to change, check with venue for confirmation

Compiled by Willie Brown calendar@sacblues.com

 

 March 2015 Blues Events

 

01 Sunday

***Sammies BLUES Nominee Showcase*** – Pailer & Fratis, Stillwood Sages, Ranell Carpenter Band, The Hucklebucks, Tessie & The Poor Man Band, Kyle Rowland, Johnny “Guitar” Knox, Matt Rainey & Dippin’ Sauce and Two-Tone Steiny & The Cadillacs (4:00 – 10:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

Gregg Wright Band (7:00 & 9:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

Patrick Contreras (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

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

 

 

02 Monday

Ben Rice (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

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

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

 

03 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

Michael Ray (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

Tommy Castro & The Painkillers (7:30), Sierra Nevada Brew, Chico

 

04 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 Emery & Merle Jagger (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Mari Mack (7:00), Empress Theater, Vallejo

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

 

05 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

Loose Blues (7:30), Hopmonk Tavern, Novato

Matty T Band (9:00), Hard Rock Hotel, Lake Tahoe

McTuff & Bumptet (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Ron Thompson & The Resistors (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

Todd Morgan & The Emblems (7:00), Silo’s Napa

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

 

06 Friday

***Bitchin’ Badass Blues Show*** – Elvin Bishop, Tommy Castro, Bettye LaVette (7:30), Crest Theater, Sacramento

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

Jarekus Singleton Band (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Jeramy Norris & Shane Dwight (9:00), Railroad Saloon, Livermore

Jimmy Dewrance Blues Band (8:00), Los Gatos Lodge, Los Gatos

Mofo Party Band (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

Ray “Catfish” Copeland Band (8:00), Little Lou’s BBQ, Campbell

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

 

07 Saturday

Bad Catz (7:00), Pizza Rocks, Sacramento

Big Cat Tolefree & Loose Blues (Noon), DeVille Theater, Vacaville

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

Christian DeWild Band (6:00), Lucille’s BBQ, Rocklin

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

Foxtrot Mary (9:00), Club Car, Auburn

Harlis Sweetwater & Black Star Safari (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jarekus Singleton Band (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

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

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

Overdraft (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

 

08 Sunday

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

Nedra Russ & Julio Inglasses (4:00), Clark’s Corner, Ione

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

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

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

 

09 Monday

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

Lara Price Band (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

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

 

10 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

Hans Eberbach (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

 

11 Wednesday

***Southern Troubadours*** – Joe Ely, Paul Thorn, Ruthie Foster (8:00), Harris Center, Folsom

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

Ira Walker (7:00), Empress Theater, Vallejo

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

Smokin’ Joe Kubek & Bnois King (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

 

12 Thursday

Blues Jam (8:00), Spancky’s, Cotati

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

Cathy Lemons (9:30), The Saloon, San Francisco

Chris Zanardi (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

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

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

 

13 Friday

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

Billie Boy Arnold (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Jeramy Noriss w/Lew Fratis (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

Zydeco Flames (8:00), Empress Theater, Vallejo

 

14 Saturday

Billie Boy Arnold (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

Christian DeWild Band (9:00), Bar 101, Roseville

Delta Wires (8:00), Armando’s, Martinez

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (9:30), Bg’s Lounge, Jackson

Julie & The Jukes (Noon), McConnell Estate Winery, Elk Grove

Kenny Wayne Shepherd (8:00), Crest Theater, Sacramento

Mercy Me (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Mother Teresa & The Sinners (5:00), Diablo Country Club, Patterson

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

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

Peek A Blue (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

Rube & The Rhythm Rockers (9:00), Hotel Leger, Mekolumne Hill

Shane Dwight Band (9:00), Black Oaks Casino, Tuolumne

Wingnut Adams (1:00), Rosa’s at Tower Park, Lodi

 

15 Sunday

***Torch Goes Irish*** – Brian Rogers, Keri Carr, Sea Legs, Bill Mylar, Big Sticky Mess, Matt Rainey & Dippin’ Sauce, California Stars & Rubbidy Bubbidy (3:00 – 10:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

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

Mark Hummel w/Little Charlie (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

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

 

16 Monday

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

Macy Blackman & & The Mighty Fines (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

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

 

17 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

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

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration (4:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

 

18 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

Hamilton Loomis (7:30), Moe’s Alley, Santa Cruz

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

Ruthie Foster (8:30), Mystic Theater, Petaluma

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

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

Studebaker John & The Hawks (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

 

19 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

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

Lionel Young Band (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Red’s Blues w/Derek Irving (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

 

20 Friday

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

Hamilton Loomis (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

Lionel Young Band (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Matt Rainey & Dippin’ Sauce (5:30), San Juan Club, Fair Oaks

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

Shana Morrison (8:30), The Palms, Winters

Twice As Good (9:00), Black Oaks Casino, Tuolumne

 

21 Saturday

***Jimmy “Cadillac” Reed Appreciation Show*** – multi acts (2:00 – 7:00), 1-4-5 Club, Rio Linda

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

Café R & B (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Dennis Johnson & The Mississippi Ramblers (8:00), Sutter Creek Theater, Sutter Creek

Lara Price Blues Revue (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

The Count (4:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

 

22 Sunday

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

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

Café R & B (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

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

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

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

Red’s Blues (3:00), Berryessa Brewery, Winters

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

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

 

23 Monday

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

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

Sky O’Banion Band (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

 

24 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

Jonny Lang (7:30), Crest Theater, Sacramento

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

Ranell Carpenter Band (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

 

25 Wednesday

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

Black Market III (7:30 & 9:30), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

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

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

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

Jonny Lang (8:00), Uptown Theater, Napa

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

 

26 Thursday

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

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

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

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

 

27 Friday

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

Blues Vandals (9:30), Halftime Club at Strikes, Rocklin

Kay Marie & The Twilight Drifters (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

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

 

28 Saturday

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

Curtis Salgado (8:30), Arena Theater, Point Arena

Dana Fuchs Band (10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

29 Sunday

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

30 Monday

Bill “Howlin Madd” Perry (6:30), Blue Wing, Upper Lake

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

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

 

31 Tuesday

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

Bean Wilding (8:00), 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

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

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