Willie Brown’s Blues Calendar

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Compiled by Willie Brown calendar@sacblues.com

 

MAY 2015 BLUES EVENTS

 

01 Friday

A.C. Myles (9:00), Red Hawk Casino, Placerville

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

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

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

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (6:00), La Fuente, Brentwood

John Nemeth (8:00), Harlow’s, Sacramento

Miles Schonn (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

02 Saturday

Al Zaid (5:00), Bridges Restaurant, Danville

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

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

Delta Wires (8:00), Sutter Creek Theater, Sutter Creek

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

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

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

Lydia Pense & Cold Blood (9:00), Zodiac’s, Petaluma

Matty T Band (2:30), Theater DeVille, Vacaville

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

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

Red Moon Band (8:00), Western Pacific Brew, Oroville

Roy Rogers & Delta Rhythm Kings (8:00), Empress Theater, Vallejo

Solsa (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

The Hucklebucks (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Tony & The Tuff Times (1:00), Bob’s Club, Elk Grove

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

Wingnut Adams (9:00), Rosa’s At Tower Park, Lodi

03 Sunday

***Blues On The River Wine Club*** – Rick Estrin & The Nightcats, John Nemeth, (4:00), Viaggio Winery, Acampo

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

Chris Cain (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

Hot City Jazz (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

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

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

04 Monday

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

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

05 Tuesday

***SBS Event – BITS Showcase*** – BITS Students & Instructors (6:00), Stoney Inn, Sacramento

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

Blake Abbey (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

06 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

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

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

Joe Bonamassa (8:00), Memorial Auditorium, 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 (7:00), Tradewinds, Cotati

07 Thursday

Aki Kumar Blues Band (9:00), Torch Club, 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

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

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

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

08 Friday

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

F.O.G.’s (9:00), Louie’s Cocktail Lounge, Rancho Cordova

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (9:00), Railroad Saloon, Livermore

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

Steven Roth & Mia Dyson (5:30), Torch Club, Sacramento

Vanessa Collier Blues Band (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

09 Saturday

***5th Annual Wine, Art & Music Festival*** – Charlie Wade Blues Band, Eddie Neon (Noon), Rotary Park, Winters

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

Chris Antonik (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

Red Moon Band & South Sac Jooks (4:00), River Reflections Resort, Oroville

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

The Bonedrivers (9:00), Country Club Saloon, Loomis

Vanessa Collier Blues Band (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Whoopie Qat (4:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

10 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

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

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

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

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

Terry Hanck (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

11 Monday

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

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

12 Tuesday

Bay City Blues w/John Garcia (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

Michael Ray & Magic Bullets (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

13 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

Delta Wires (5:30), Wed. Night Market, Santa Rosa

Eddie Neon Blues Band (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

Sea Legs, Dedrick Clarke, Dirty Revival (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

14 Thursday

***Queens Of Boogie Woogie*** – Deanna Bogart, Wendy DeWitt, Lady Bianca, Sue Palmer (8:00), Yoshi’s, Oakland

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

Shacky Felling (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

15 Friday

***Queens Of Boogie Woogie*** – Deanna Bogart, Wendy DeWitt, Lady Bianca, Sue Palmer (8:00), Soper Reese Theater, Lakeport

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

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

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

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

Mark Sexton & Keri Carr (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Mz Lizzie & Her Cadillac Kings (9:30), Brickhouse, Elk Grove

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

Roharpo & The Real Blues Band (8:30), Purple Place, El Dorado Hills

16 Saturday

Al Zaid & Legends of Classic Jazz & Soul (7:00), Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

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

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

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

Dennis Jones Band (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (Noon), Drytown Cellars, Drytown

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

Mz Lizzie & Her Cadillac Kings (9:30), Brickhouse, Elk Grove

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

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

Two-Tone Steiny & The Cadillacs (9:00), Rosa’s at Tower Park, Lodi

Val Starr & Blues Rocket (6:00), Moose Lodge, Vacaville

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

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

17 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

Cole Fonseca (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

Indigenous & Twice As Good (8:00), Mystic Theater, Petaluma

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

Sac Town Playboys (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

18 Monday

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

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

19 Tuesday

Bay City Blues w/John Garcia (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

David Jacobs-Strain (8:00), Yoshi’s, Oakland

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

20 Wednesday

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

Ana Popovic (8:00), Yoshi’s, Oakland

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

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 (7:00), Tradewinds, Cotati

21 Thursday

Ana Popovic (8:00), Yoshi’s, Oakland

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

Jason Daniels (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

22 Friday

***Blues On The Patio Concert Series*** – Coco Montoya & Val Starr (7:00), Lion’s Gate Hotel, Sacramento

***Sacramento Music Festival*** – Ray “Catfish” Copeland Band, Kyle Rowland Band, Red’s Blues, Mick Martin, Two-Tone Steiny, Howell-Devine, Tower Of Power & more – Old Sacramento

Ana Popovic (9:00), Black Oaks Casino, Tuolumne

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

California Stars & Golden Cadillacs (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

Daniel Castro Band (6:00), Poor House Bistro, San Jose

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

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

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

Sons Of Champlin & Cold Blood (7:00), Harris Center, Folsom

23 Saturday

***Sacramento Music Festival*** – Ray “Catfish” Copeland Band, Red’s Blues, Lightning Boy, Gary Mendoza Band, Jimmy Pailer Band, Wingnut Adams, Zydeco Flames & more – Old Sacramento

***Santa Cruz American Music Festival*** – Bonnie Raitt, JJ Grey & Mofro, Coco Montoya, Chris Cain & Friends, Big Sam’s Funky Nation (10:00 AM), Aptos Village Park, Aptos

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

Jeramy Norris & Dangerous Mood (8:00), Capri’s Bar & Grill, Lockford

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

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

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

Shuggie Otis (7:00), Harlow’s, Sacramento

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

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

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

24 Sunday

***4th Annual Torch Fest*** – Million Dollar Giveaway, Failure Machine, Danny Morris & the California Stars, Sea Legs, Kari Carr Band, Shari Puorto Band, Merle Jagger, Black Star Safari, The Inciters, Walking Spanish (2:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

***Sacramento Music Festival*** – Kyle Rowland Band, Two-Tone Steiny, Zydeco Flames, Todd Morgan, Mick Martin, Stone Cold & more – Old Sacramento

***5th Annual Blues & Brews Festival*** – Rod Piazza & The Mighty Flyers, Royal Southern Brotherhood, Maria Mulduar, Big Mo w/The Growlers (1:00), Feather Falls Brewing Company, Oroville

***Backyard Blues & BBQ Series*** – The Blues Shifters (Noon), Hotel Leger, Mokelumne Hill

***Santa Cruz American Music Festival*** – Big & Rich, Los Lonely Boys, Ryan Bingham, Drake White & The Big Fire (10:00 AM), Aptos Village Park, Aptos

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

Coco Montoya (9:00), The Catalyst, Santa Cruz

Daniel Castro Band (3:00), Taft Street Winery, Sebastopol

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

Jam w/Wingnut (2:00), Rosa’s At Tower Park, Lodi

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

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

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

25 Monday

***Sacramento Music Festival*** – Ray “Catfish” Copeland Band, Red’s Blues, Jimmy Pailer, Tom Rigney, Kyle Rowland & more – Old Sacramento

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

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

26 Tuesday

Bay City Blues w/John Garcia (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 & Blame It On Bishop (8:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

28 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

Petunia & The Vipers (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

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

29 Friday

Big Sticky Mess & The Nibblers (9:00), Torch Club, Sacramento

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

Eric Gales Band (7:30 & 10:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

Julie & The Jukes (5:00), McConnell Estate Winery, Elk Grove

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

Robben Ford (8:00), State Theater, Modesto

30 Saturday

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

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

Dave Croall & The Soothers (6:00), Lucille’s BBQ, Rocklin

Delta Wires (2:30), Heather Farms Park, Walnut Creek

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

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

California Honeydrops (9:00), Harlow’s, Sacramento

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

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

Robben Ford (7:30 & 9:30), Yoshi’s, Oakland

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

31 Sunday

***Backyard Blues & BBQ Series*** – Red’s Blues (Noon), 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

Benefit for Jackie Payne (7:00 & 9:00), Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco

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

Briefcase Full Of Blues (3:00), Powerhouse Pub, Folsom

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

Jam w/Wingnut (2:00), Rosa’s At Tower Park, Lodi

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

Peter Petty (9:00), Shady Lady, Sacramento

Robben Ford (7:30), Yoshi’s, Oakland

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

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

 

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