Last Update: Sat April 29, 2017 at 12:06AM


Bands, You now also have the option of using a self posting facebook version of The Good Blues Update website. Have a gig?!?! Advertise it right there. . . . right now! Go to the facebook group page it's called "San Diego Blues Central (and beyond)" When posting events include date, address, time, cover and other pertinent info. . . not just a link that folks have to wade through searching for details. Thank you! *Submit your band schedule and events for sharing here to BluShouter@aol.com


~ Shows by Date ~

*Adams Avenue Unplugged
-4/29, Features 100 live musical acts staged inside restaurants, bars, coffee houses and galleries in the neighborhood. Featuring Music by Ben Powell, Euphoria Brass Band, Chickenbone Slim, Ginger Cowgirl, Joey Harris, Lorraine Castellanos Trio, Steve Roche, Nena Anderson, Robin Henkel,Tomcat Courtney and many others! Along Adams Ave. from University Heights on the West through Normal Heights into Kensington to the East from 12:00 Noon - 10:00 pm. www.adamsavenueunplugged.com

*The Sleepwalkers
-4/29, Kensington Club - 4079 Adams Ave, San Diego. Full Cocktail Bar, Cash Only, Pool and Local Music! Call 619) 284-2848, Visit www.kensingtonclubsd.com Or www.facebook.com/TheSleepwalkersBand

*Nathan James With The Rhythm Scratchers
-4/29, Proud Mary's Southern Bar and Grill - 5550 Kearny Mesa Road. San Diego.
No Cover, Free Parking, Try their Southern Style Fried Chicken, Cold Beer and Cocktails! (Clairemont Mesa Blvd. at 163). (858) 278-0800. Music 7:00 - 10:00 pm. Visit www.nathandjames.com And www.proudmaryssd.com

*Taryn Donath Watch out y'all! www.tarynd.com

*Black Market III
-4/29, Crush Italian Cuisine - 437 Hwy 101, Solana Beach. Classic Food, Great Cocktails and Live Music from 9:00 pm. Serving Build your own Brick Oven Pizza, Eggplant Parmigiana, Design A Pasta Dish and Much More! Visit www.solanabeachcrush.com Or www.facebook.com/BlackMarketIII

*The Sickstring Outlaws
-4/29, The Landing - 1185 E. Main St. El Cajon. No Cover, Buckets of Beer, Pool table, Wine and Live Music. Visit www.facebook.com/TheSickstringOutlaws

*Barry Baughn Band knows what to do
-4/29, Shanghai Reds Bar and Grill - 255 S. Indian Canyon Dr. in Palm Springs at Fisherman's Market. Good Drinks and Food Served, Live 8:00 - 11:00 pm. Friday and Saturdays. www.fishermans.com And www.facebook.com/barry.baughn.3

*Lady Dottie and The Diamonds
-4/29, Park and Rec Club - 4612 Park Blvd. San Diego. Specializing in Classic Cocktails and Good Live Music. Downbeat is at 9:00 pm. Call (619) 795-9700 or Visit www.parkandrecsd.com And www.facebook.com/ladydottieandthediamonds

*James Harman www.facebook.com/james.harman.98
James latest record Bonetime is Now Available. Get your copy soon as you can.

*Sunday Brunch and Jam
-4/30, Gaslamp - 6251 E. PCH, Long Beach. Now Serving Sunday Brunch and a real good time. Live Blues by Mike Arguello with Junior Watson, Bill Stuve, Ron Felton and assorted special guests sitting in all day! Free Parking, No Cover, Fun for everyone! Bottomless Mimosas, Surf and Turf, Bloody Mary's, Eggs Benedict, Country Fried Steak and more. . . Open 11:00 am. Music from 12:00 pm. For more info Call (562) 596-4718. Visit www.thegaslamprestaurant.com or www.2000lbsofblues.com

*Flipside Burners
-4/30, Coyote Bar - 300 Carlsbad Village Dr, Carlsbad. Good Food, Cold Beer, Wines, Cool Live Music from 2:00 pm. Good Food and Drinks. Try the largest selection of Tequila anywhere around! Call (760) 729-4695 Or see www.coyotecarlsbad.com And www.flipsideburners.com

*Big Daddy Deluxe
-4/30, PKs Roadhouse - 15573 Grand, Lake Elsinore, CA. All styles of music welcome, Fun times, great people, talented musicians! The heart and soul of our local community! Good food and New IPAs Served! Now Jamming Every Sunday from 2:00 - 6:00 pm. (951) 609-0426 Or pksroadhouse@earthlink.net

*Cadillac Wreckers Special Guest Host
-4/30, Patio Party Blues Jam at Downtown Cafe - 182 E. Main St. in downtown El Cajon. No Cover, All Ages, Hot Food, Cold Beer, Cocktails. The Band with a few pals sitting in. Jammers; Drums, Bass Amp and PA are Provided. Bring what gear you need to Play. Dancers; it's concrete but Dancing is Welcome. Summer Hours 3:30 - 6:30 pm.

*Cadillac Zack has the Best Jam With Special Guests
-4/30, Malarkey's - 168 North Marina Drive in Long Beach, CA. Live Blues, Good Food, Cold Beer, Cocktails Sold now most Sundays 4:00 - 8:00 pm. Call (562) 598-9431. www.malarkeysgrill.com Zack: www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100001492747577

*Flipside Burners
-4/30, Mothers' Saloon - 2228 Bacon St, Ocean Beach. Sliders, Chicken Skewers, Chili Cheese Fries and More! 20 Beers on Tap, Party starts at 5:00 pm. www.motherssaloon.com And www.flipsideburners.com

*The Blues Brokers Shakin at The Kraken
-4/30, The Kraken - 2531 S. Hiway 101, Cardiff by Sea. Cold Beer, Full Cocktail Bar. . . and plenty of room for Dancing! Sundays from 4:00 pm. www.thekrakencardiff.com

*The Shenanigans Rock N Roll
-4/30, Navajo Live - 8515 Navajo Rd. San Diego. Beer, Cocktails, Dancing and Music. Featuring local legends; Jack Pinney, Jim McInnes, Mark Bently, Dave Good and More! (619) 465-1730. Live from 6:00 pm. See www.navajolive Or www.facebook.com/jim.mcinnes?fref=ts

*Chet and The Committee Good Time Blues, Swing and Rockin' Boogie
-4/30, Shanghai Reds Bar and Grill - 255 S. Indian Canyon Dr. in Palm Springs at Fisherman's Market. Good Drinks and Food Served, Live Music from 7:00 - 10:00 pm. Tell your friends The Committee is coming to town! Check www.fishermans.com And www.facebook.com/chetandthecommittee

*Mercedes Moore Band Will Reach Your Soul www.mercedesmooreband.com

*Acoustic Blues Jam
-5/1, Templar's Hall at Old Poway Park - 14134 Midland Road in Poway. Now being held 6:30 - 9:00 pm on first Monday of each month. Telephone (858) 668-4576 for details.

*Missy Andersen 2016 BMA Nominee for Soul Blues Artist Female
-5/1, Humphrey's Lounge - 2241 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego. Dancing, Good Food and Drinks Served! Call (619) 224-3577. Visit www.missyandersen.com And www.humphreysbackstagelive.com Make sure to pick up a copy of In The Moment!

*Cadillac Zack has the Best Jam
-5/1, Maui Sugar Mill Saloon - 18389 Ventura Blvd. in Tarzana, CA. Another fun night with some of the coolest fans! Featuring National Or Regional Guest Artists each week. Most Mondays Live from 8:00 pm. Donation requested at the front door. Meet Zack: www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100001492747577 Or Call (818) 344-0034. Questions? EMail CadillacZack@socalblues.org

*The Groove Squad
-5/1, Patrick's Gaslamp Pub - 428 F Street, downtown San Diego. (619) 233-3077. Drinking, Dancing and all that from 9:00 pm. See www.patricksgaslamppub.com And www.facebook.com/TheGrooveSquadSD

*Len Rainey's Midnight Players www.reverbnation.com/lenraineyandthemidnightplayers

*Solo Blues Tuesday With Mr. Robin Henkel
-5/2, House of Blues - 1055 Fifth Ave. downtown San Diego in The Voodoo Lounge. Good Food, Cold Drinks, Live 7:00 - 11:00 pm. www.hob.com Or www.robinhenkel.com

*Sue Palmer Boogie Woogie Queen
-5/2, Tio Leo's - 5302 Napa Street, San Diego (off I-8 at Morena Blvd.) Great Food, Dancing, Cold Beer, Coffee and Cocktails Served! (619) 542-1462. Now Most Tuesdays. Ready to Dance? See www.tioleos.com And www.suepalmer.com

*Walter Gentry's Hot Chicken Wing Jam
-5/2, Patrick's Pub - 428 'F' St. downtown San Diego. Most Tuesdays. Drinking, Dancing. . . from 9:00 pm. Bound to be Fun! www.facebook.com/walter.gentry1

*Doug Allen Jam Tuesday
-5/2, The Kraken - 2531 South Highway 101 in Cardiff by The Sea. Now Most Tuesdays 8:00 - 12:00 pm. www.thekrakencardiff.com

*Tuesday Blues Jam Lawndale
-5/2, Eagle's Nest Saloon - 15150 Prairie Ave. Lawndale Ca. Hosted by Howlin' Blues. Every Tuesday Night! Bass amp, Drums, P.A. provided. You bring the rest to the Nest! 8:00 - 11:30 pm. See you there! www.howlin-blues.blogspot.com

*John Marx and The Blues Patrol
-5/2, Chop Shop - 4351 Valley Fair St., Simi Valley, CA. (Most Tuesdays) at 7:00 pm. Whiskey and Wings. . . Everything in between! Visit www.thechopshopbarandgrill.com Or Call (805) 581-6021. Check John out here www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_fBqO1Yczk

*Tuesday Night Blues
-5/2, Mojo Lounge - 3714 Peralta Blvd, Fremont, CA. Featuring Johnny Soubrand, Vance Ehlers, Jon Atkinson and Aki Kumar! www.akikumar.com/tuesday-night-blues-jam

*American Monster Burlesque Blues Show
www.theamericanmonstershow.blogspot.com

*KSDS Wednesday Jam With Special Guest
-5/3, Hosted by Mark Augustin and Mr. J. Otis Williams of KSDS 88.3 Radio fame. Proud Mary's Bar and Grill - 5550 Kearny Mesa Road. (Clairemont Mesa Blvd. at 163). Dancing, Good Food, Beer, Cocktails. PA, Bass Amp, Small amp and Keyboard provided. 6:30 - 9:30 pm. Try the Fried Chicken! (858) 278-0800 Or www.proudmaryssd.com

*Gilbert Castellanos and The Young Lions
-5/3, Panama 66 - 1450 El Prado, Balboa Park. Sandwiches, Salads and Craft Beer. Great way to spend a Wednesday evening with cool live jazz from 6:00 to 10:00 pm. Call (619) 696-1966 Visit www.balboapark.org/in-the-park/panama-66 And www.facebook.com/GilbertCastellanos

*Tomcat Courtney
-5/3, Turquoise Cafe Bar Europa - 873 Turquoise Street, North Pacific Beach. 7:00 pm. Now on most Wednesdays. Call (858) 488-4200 for more details. www.theturquoise.com

*Dave Scott Latin Jazz Trio
-5/3, Hacienda Casa Blanca - 700 N. Johnson Avenue, El Cajon. Fine Mexican Dining Wednesdays at 5:30 pm. Call (619) 442-9827 Or See www.haciendacasablanca.com

*Backwater Blues Band Ask about their New Band Showcase
-5/3, Humphrey's Lounge - 2241 Shelter Island, San Diego. $5.00 Cover. Free Parking, Dancing, Good Food, Beer, Cocktails, 1/2 Price Happy Hour 5 - 7:00 pm. Music 7-11 pm. Check out www.humphreysbackstagelive.com And www.backwaterbluesband.com

*The Dixie Express Sounds like Dixieland
-5/3, Fuddruckers - 5500 Grossmont Center Drive, La Mesa. (across from Macy's). Looking for a good burger and some cool Dixieland Style music? Then get down here! Wednesdays 6:00 - 8 pm. www.fuddruckers.com Or www.dixieexpressjbsandiego.com

*Lafayette Wednesday
-5/3, The Prohibition Lounge - 548 5th Ave. in the Gaslamp, Downtown San Diego. Celebrate the new jam hot spot downtown. With Kevin Cooper and Ed Cleveland. Most Wednesdays from 9:00 pm - 1:00 am. www.prohibitionsd.com

*Jeff Moore and The Witchdoctors Rockin' Guitar Blues!
-5/3, The Kraken - 2531 S. Hiway 101, Cardiff by Sea. Cold Beer, Full Cocktail Bar, Pool Table and Room for Dancing! Most Wednesdays. See www.thekrakencardiff.com

*Rose Winters All over town www.rosewinters.com

*Mr Tomcat Courtney
-5/4, Proud Mary's Bar and Grill - 5550 Kearny Mesa Road. Thursdays 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Try the Fried Chicken! (Clairemont Mesa Blvd. at the 163) www.proudmaryssd.com

*Blue Largo Oh there will be Swinging. . . and it's Eric's Birthday Party!
-5/4, Tio Leo's - 5302 Napa St. San Diego (off Morena Blvd) Free Parking, Dancing, Great Mexican Food, Beer, Hot Coffee and Cocktails! $5.00 at Door. (619) 542-1462. Check out www.bluelargoblues.com Or www.tioleos.com

*Thursday Jam Hosted by Martin Tramil and Friends
-5/4, PKs Roadhouse - 15573 Grand, Lake Elsinore. Fun times, great people, talented musicians! Good food and New IPAs Served! Now Jamming Thursdays 7:00 - 11:00 pm. (951) 609-0426, pksroadhouse@earthlink.net Or www.facebook.com/martintramil

*Gregory Page just good music
-5/4, Java Joe's - 3538 Adams Ave. San Diego. Local Art on display, Casual Refreshments and Good Music 8:00 - 10:00 pm. Cover at Door goes to band. www.javajoessd.com And www.gregorypage.com

*Chet and The Committee Good Time Blues, Swing and Rockin' Boogie
-5/4, Old Town Pub and Grub - 28677 Old Town Front Street, Temecula, 92590. Thursday Blues Jam Fun 8:00 - 11:00 pm. PA, Bass Amp and Drum Kit are Provided. . . Bring what gear you need to play some blues. Salads, Sliders, Beer, Cocktails and more. No Cover, All Ages! Call (951) 693-3184 Or See www.facebook.com/OldTownPubandGrub And also Visit www.facebook.com/chetandthecommittee

*Dweezil Zappa Celebrates 50 Years of Frank
-5/4, Belly Up Tavern - 143 S. Cedros Ave. Solana Beach. Cocktails, Beer, Great Music, Food, Dancing. . . have some fun! Tickets Now: (858) 481-8140 or www.bellyup.com Also be sure to visit
www.dweezilzappa.com

*The Fremonts Get their New Record Alligator from the band! www.thefremonts.com

*First Friday Happy Hour
-5/5, Gillespie Cafe - 2015 N. Marshall, El Cajon (by Flight Tower) Party from 4:30 pm.
No Cover, Free Parking, Good Food, Wine, Pie and Coffee, Cold Beer, Cool Live Music, Vintage Airplanes and More! www.gillespiecafe.com

*Barry Baughn Band knows what to do
-5/5 and 5/6, Shanghai Reds Bar and Grill - 255 S. Indian Canyon Dr. in Palm Springs at Fisherman's Market. Good Drinks and Food Served, Live 8:00 - 11:00 pm. Friday and Saturdays. www.fishermans.com And www.facebook.com/barry.baughn.3

*Cindy Lee Berryhill Singer Songwriter www.cindyleeberryhill.com

*Coyote Blues Redemption First Saturday
-5/6, Pour House - 1903 S. Coast Hiway, Oceanside 4:30 - 9:00 pm. Beer, Dancing! Check it out www.pourhouseoceanside.com

*Billy Watson You will have a good time!
Collect all his records while you can. Visit www.billywatson.com

*Lady Star Blues Jam
-5/7, American Legion Post 310 - 465 47th St. San Diego 92102. Dance Floor, No Cover, Cold Beer, Wine and Cocktails are being Served. Come down here to Join the Party. . . from 3:00 - 7:00 pm. Check out www.legion.org And ladystarblues@hotmail.com

*Chet and The Committee Good Time Blues, Swing and Rockin' Boogie
-5/7, Patio Party Blues Jam at Downtown Cafe - 182 E. Main St. in downtown El Cajon. No Cover, All Ages, Hot Food, Cold Beer, Cocktails. The Band with a few pals sitting in. Jammers; Drums, Bass Amp and PA are Provided. Bring what gear you need to Play. Dancers; it's concrete but Dancing is Welcome. Summer Hours 3:30 - 6:30 pm. (or so).
We may be Available for your House Party, Festival, Club, Street Fair or Special Event. E-Mail BluShouter@aol.com any questions

*Shari Puorto www.bluesrockmusic.com

*Chris Cain Night
-5/8, Little Lou's BBQ - 2455 S. Winchester Blvd, Campbell, CA 95008. Good Food and Drinks are Served. Second Monday of Each Month! Live Music from 7:00 - 10:00 pm. Double Check www.littlelousbbq.com And www.chriscainmusic.com

*Bubba McCoy Knows what to do! Pick up his Learn To Dance With Bubba CD! www.unrealmccoy.webs.com

*Sue Palmer Boogie Woogie Queen
-5/9, Tio Leo's - 5302 Napa Street, San Diego (off I-8 at Morena Blvd.) Great Food, Dancing, Cold Beer, Coffee and Cocktails Served! (619) 542-1462. Now Most Tuesdays. Ready to Dance? See www.tioleos.com And www.suepalmer.com

*Sharifah www.facebook.com/sharifah.muhammad.3

*Charles Burton Band
-5/10, Kraken - 2531 South Hiway 101, Cardiff by Sea. Cold Beer, Cocktails, Pool Table, Live Music 8:00 - 11:00 pm. Now on Second Wednesday of each month. See www.thekrakencardiff.com And www.charlesburton.com

*The Farmers Gonna Rock you up! www.thefarmersmusic.com

*Gator By The Bay Festival Laissez les bons temps rouler
-5/11 - 5/14, At Spanish Landing Park - Harbor Island (by San Diego Airport) Four Days, 100 Live Perfomances, Live Zydeco, Blues, Swing Music, Seven Stages, 10,000 Pounds of Crawfish, Alligator on a Stick and more Fun, Fun, Fun for everyone! Get Tickets Now. www.gatorbythebay.com

*Chet and The Committee Good Time Blues, Swing and Rockin' Boogie
-5/11, Old Town Pub and Grub - 28677 Old Town Front Street, Temecula, 92590. Thursday Blues Jam Fun 8:00 - 11:00 pm. PA, Bass Amp and Drum Kit are Provided. . . Bring what gear you need to play some blues. Salads, Sliders, Beer, Cocktails and more. No Cover, All Ages! Call (951) 693-3184 Or See www.facebook.com/OldTownPubandGrub And also Visit www.facebook.com/chetandthecommittee

*Sully Blue Eyed Soul Band
-5/11, Belly Up Tavern - 143 S. Cedros Ave. Solana Beach. Cocktails, Beer, Great Music, Food, Dancing. . . have some fun! Tickets Now: (858) 481-8140 or www.bellyup.com Also be sure to visit www.sullyband.com

*Eve Selis Band Boot Stompin' Americana www.eveselis.com

*Boogie Magazine Second Sunday Jam
-5/14, Sam Ash Music Store - 3418 College Ave, San Diego. From 12:00 - 4:00 pm. Come try out your next new guitar. Call (619) 573-9669 Or Visit www.samashmusic.com/sam-ash-san-diego

*Cadillac Wreckers doin their thing. . . www.facebook.com/CadillacWreckers

*John January and Linda Berry Jam
-5/17, Mr. Peabody's - 136 Encinitas Blvd. Encinitas, CA. Good Food, Cool Drinks, Happy Hour Specials and Live Music! Now Every 3rd Wednesday 8- 11 pm. (760) 753-7192. Check www.peabodysrocks.com

*Marty Stuart Party
-5/17, Belly Up Tavern - 143 S. Cedros Ave. Solana Beach. Good Food, Beer and Cocktails are Served, Dancing, 21 and Up Only. Get Your Tix Now www.bellyup.com and See www.martystuart.net

*Shelle Blue and Souled Out www.shelleblue.com

*Catfish and The Hollywood Hound Dogs
-5/21, Shenanigans Irish Pub - 423 Shoreline Village Dr. Long Beach, CA. Cold Beer, Burgers, Fish and Chips. Now Every Third Sunday 5:00 - 9:00 pm. Call (562) 437-3734 See www.shenaniganslb.com Or www.facebook.com/catfishandthehollywoodhounddogs

*Jimmy Woodard's Swinging Kings www.reverbnation.com/swinginkings

*Jefferson Starship
-5/25, Belly Up Tavern - 143 S. Cedros Ave. Solana Beach. Good Food, Cold Beer and Cocktails are Served, 21 and Up Only. Get Tickets Now www.bellyup.com and See www.jeffersonstarship.com

*Leilani Kilgore www.sandiegoblues.com/category/leilani-kilgore

*Rock Your Billy Wednesday With Gino and The Lone Gunmen
-5/31, Tio Leo's - 5302 Napa St. San Diego. Great Mexican Food, Ice Cold Beer, Dancing, Coffee and Classic Cocktails! Live 8:00 - 11:00 pm. $5.00. Call (619) 542-1462. Now fourth Wednesday of Month. Visit www.tioleos.com



Always Check with the band or venue before you head out to that big party!
Things sometimes get changed with no advance notice to us here at the GBU.




~ Other Good Stuff ~

*Joey Harris and The Mentals www.joeyharris.com

*Michele Lundeen Workin it all night long www.michelelundeen.com

*Little Hurricane this duo will blow you away! www.littlehurricanemusic.com

*Roni Lee Guitar Slinger at Large www.ronileegroup.com

*Blue Largo Oh there will be Swinging! www.bluelargoblues.com

*Ben Powell Visit www.benpowellmusic.com

*Wild Pack Rocking the Baja www.wildpackband.com

*Billy Bacon Burns it up www.forbiddenpigs.com

*Nena Anderson This gal can Sing! nena@nenaanderson.com

*Will Lovealot does it right www.wilovalot.com

*Give Me Back My Wig Featuring Lil G www.givemebackmywig.com

*The 44s featuring Johnny Main
Here is a little sample for y'all! www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lD-pXUi9j8 Also Check www.the44sbluesband.com

*Lady Star brings the blues. . . www.facebook.com/ladystar.blues

*David Patrone Trio www.davidpatrone.com

*Deb Ryder Powerhouse Vocalist at large www.debryder.com

*Euphoria Brass Band San Diego Second Line www.euphoriabrassband.com

*Sara Petite and The Sugar Daddies Rocking Americana and Country www.sarapetite.com

*Jon Atkinson and The Nationals www.facebook.com/jon.atkinson.5209?fref=ts

*Robin Henkel Visit www.robinhenkel.com

*Lady Dottie and The Diamonds www.facebook.com/ladydottieandthediamonds

*Coco Montoya Follow the tour www.cocomontoyaband.com

*Whitney Shay Singin' up a storm! www.whitneyshay.com

*Black Market III Scottie and Roxanne are back in town www.facebook.com/BlackMarketIII

*Tiffany Jane and The Kicks www.facebook.com/Tiffanyjaneandthekicks

*The Chris Fast Band www.facebook.com/Chris-Fast-Band-1003483176377025/

*Bad Penny and The Pistols With Ms. Dawn Nier dcnier@yahoo.com

*Fuzzy and The Bluesmen www.fuzzyrankinsblues.com

*Steph Johnson will knock you out! www.stephjohnsonband.com

*Johnny Mastro and Mama's Boys Tearing it Up www.johnnymastro.com

*The Little Kings Featuring David Mosby www.facebook.com/TheLittleKingsSD

*The Bedbreakers Blues and Roots www.facebook.com/TheBedbreakersSanDiego

*Amber Whitlock Jazz and R 'N B www.amberwhitlock.com

*Michael Dwyer Check him out www.reverbnation.com/michaeljdwyer

*Ruby and The Red Hots www.rubyandtheredhots.com

*Flipside Burners Rockabilly Fun www.flipsideburners.com

*Chill Boy Catch him if you can www.facebook.com/chillboyblues

*Cindy Lee Berryhill Singer Songwriter www.cindyleeberryhill.com

*Bill Magee Still rocking the blues www.billmageeblues.com

*Casey Hensley Band www.caseyhensleymusic.com

*Jack Tempchin Master Songwriter www.jacktempchin.com

*Laura Jane and The Tighten Ups www.facebook.com/thetightenups

*The Money Band With Mark Eppler Check www.themoneyband.com



*Rhythm and The Method Good Times Tonight www.rhythmandthemethod.com

*Fred Heath and The Slidewinders www.facebook.com/fred.heath.90?fref=ts

*Chickenbone Slim & The Biscuits www.chickenboneslim.com

*Rod Piazza and Mighty Flyers www.themightyflyers.com

*Gino Matteo Cat is on Fire! Visit www.ginomatteo.com And www.youtube.com/watch?v=FeHAmQLsRFQ

*Cerissa Mc Queen and The 332 Band www.facebook.com/cerissa.cole2

*Alan Iglesias and Crossfire A loving tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan
www.alaniglesias-and-crossfire.com

*Gregory Page just good music www.gregorypage.com

*Walter Gentry www.facebook.com/walter.gentry1

*Red Lotus Revue www.redlotusrevue.com

*Catfish and The Hollywood Hound Dogs www.reverbnation.com/thehollywoodhounddogs

*Charles Burton Band www.charlesburton.com

*Big Boss Bubeleh www.reverbnation.com/bigbossbubeleh

*Fabulous Thunderbirds featuring Kim Wilson www.fabulousthunderbirds.com

*Backwater Blues Band www.backwaterbluesband.com

*Clapton Hook Tribute www.ClaptonHook.com

*Rebecca Jade www.rebeccajademusic.com

*San Pedro Slim West Coast Blues www.sanpedroslim.com

*Hoodoo Blues www.hoodooblues.com

*Earl Thomas World Tour www.earlthomasmusic.com

*Blue Rockit Band www.bluerockitband.com

*Andy T - Nick Nixon Band You gonna dig it! www.andytband.com

*David Patrone Quartet www.davidpatrone.com

*The Groove Squad www.facebook.com/TheGrooveSquadSD

*Gypsy Swing Cats think Django Reinhardt www.thegypsyswingcats.com and for a sample www.youtube.com/watch?v=uPNF-u0k6v0

*Brown Sugar Oldies - Rock - Blues www.brownsugaroldies.com

*Bi-Polar Express www.facebook.com/pages/Bi-polar-Express/231998320311235

*Karl and The Hornets Some Buzzing Going On! www.facebook.com/karlandthehornets

*Will Lovealot www.wilovalot.com

*Wyatt Lowe Band www.wyattlowemusic.com

*Stoney B Blues www.stoneybbluesmusician.com




~ Looking For Work ~

Melanie Hintz Drummer with experience in Blues, Rock and Jazz now accepting paid professional gigs. Need a last minute fill in? Sub calls accepted. Give Mel a call (619) 517-6562 Or Mail mhintzsd@cox.net

Tenor Sax man Dave Good is interested in a steady paying gig with a working band playing out several times a month. Need a Horn? Contact him today (619) 850-3283 Or davegoodmail@gmail.com

Gary Lehmann available for pro gigs on guitar, mandolin and harmonica. email gnarlyheman@gmail.com or call (858) 254-9389.

Guitarist with plenty experience available for pro/paid gigs. Contact Joe Norwood: joen@cox.net

Drummer available for pro shows Ric Lee: bayoubrothers@cox.net or (619) 691-1609.

Experienced Harp player Steve Escamilla looking for work with a blues band. One night stands and/or Emergencies OK. call (760) 310-0822.

West Coast Blues Guitarist available for pro shows and studio work. Last minute gigs okay. Call John Flynn: (619) 871-4960 or e-mail jodecartat@att.net.

Dummer available for professional gigs. Contact Grant Mitchell Today mgm53@cox.net or (619) 248-1474.

Alto Sax Player Chuck "da killa" Arcilla Now accepting Paid Gigs! Call (619) 916-6147, or e-mail chuckarcilla@cox.net

Experienced soul/blues/R&B bassist now looking for a pro-level working band situation. Contact Harry Magalong (858) 386-3493 or email: hmagalong@gmail.com

Experienced blues/rock guitarist accepting sub work for working band. Pro/Paid gigs only! Paul Alvarado (760) 451-0527, Or e-mail: paul.jpdiego@gmail.com

Big Jon Atkinson is a talented cat playing traditional blues in and around California. Harmonica, Guitar, Drums and he Sings like a Mutha! Fill ins are OK. Paid Pro Gigs Only!
Hit him up www.facebook.com/jon.atkinson.5209?fref=ts

Tom Stewart drummer for Backwater Band now accepting paid professional gigs. . . Send e-mail to HTSMKT@aol.com

Professional Bass Player Available for Serious Pro gigs. Former Member of Candy Kane Band. Contact Kennan Shaw Kennanshaw@gmail.com Or Call (510) 761-7547.

Pro Tenor Sax Player available for paid gigs: Contact Dana "Kid Tater" Garret: kid_tater@yahoo.com

We may be Available for your House Party, Festival, Club, Street Fairs or Special Events. Swing by to check out our new web spot. www.blushouter.wix.com/chetandthecommittee Visit and like us on facebook, Or E-Mail BluShouter@aol.com with any questions.

Drummer Available for Pro Weekend Gigs. e-mail Greg "Stickman" Hennig here: gkzoid@aol.com

Harmonica Player Available: Pros only please. Can play drums at same time if needed. John Frazer (619) 263-6826 or harmonicajohns@cox.net

Top Notch Drummer seeks quality paid gigs only: Brian 'Nucci' Cantrell (619) 606-1649.




~ Important Non Music Business ~

Did you ever ask for a pony or a horse of your own when you were a kid? I know right. . . Well, here is a chance to help take care of the rescued horses of Tir Na Nog Sanctuary. Hay, Donations and Volunteers are always needed! Visit www.horsesoftirnanog.org




~ Meet with other Blues Fans ~

Ready to make a few new friends? www.meetup.com/BLUES-RULES-IN-SAN-DIEGO




~ Music Instruction ~

Private Drum Lessons - All Ages, All Levels Now Available with Billy Wear email Bill direct here: billywdrums@gmail.com

Wayne Riker is accepting a few new students. 40 years teaching, all styles and levels. Class is on Tuesday and Wednesday in Kearny Mesa. Eleven books out on electric blues, Ongoing instructional columnist for Guitar Player, Acoustic Guitar and Premier Magazines, Seventeen years co-hosting workshops with many of the known A list blues guitarists, complete info and his contact is available online www.waynerikerguitar.com

Guitar lessons Now Available from Mr. Joe Norwood. He'll get you rockin! Blues, rock, and slide guitar. Contact joen@cox.net today.




~ Learn what is up to the North ~

Sign Up for the Southland Blues E-Weekly Report via email to info@southlandblues.com Good Live Blues info on shows mostly in LA, OC, LB etc. . . Don't miss out!




~ Live Stand Up Comedy ~ We can all use a good laugh.

American Comedy Company - 818 Sixth Ave. San Diego. Food and Drinks Served! For Tickets Call (619) 795-3858 Or www.americancomedyco.com




~ Chances Are ~

You're the best looking blues artist on the block Now get the best looking blues mag! Just got mine last week. Get yours soon. . . it's Beautiful! www.Blues-E-News.com




~ What's Happening Downtown ~

Find out all about it right here. . . www.facebook.com/downtownsandiegolive




~ Get it Fixed Right ~

You want the best gear?!? Get the best tech team. . . Call Top Gear Pro Shop Today! San Diego's One Stop Custom Guitar and Amp Shop! 7293 University Ave. in La Mesa. Open Monday - Friday 12:00 - 6:00 pm. Call (619) 464-4969 and ask for my pal Tim or send an E-mail to info@topgearguitar.com and Visit www.topgearguitar.com

San Diego meet Planet of The Amps your Full Service Vintage Tube Experts right here. Repair, Restoration and Modification of all tube amplifiers. Professional Service and Speedy Turn around Call Kevin (619) 890-7495 or email planetoftheamps@yahoo.com




~ Turn it On Tune it in and Turn it up ~

Sheldon Abbott Cure for the Blues is on KUCI Radio Mondays from 10:00 am - 12:00 Noon. Tune in. . . he know his business! www.tunein.com/radio/KUCI-889-s35860/




~ From our Neighbors ~

Looking for blues in the L.A. area? Check with The Los Angeles Blues Society. Dedicated to preserving and perpetuating the wide variety of Live Blues music found
in Los Angeles and around Southern California. www.lablues.org




~ Harmonica Goodies ~

Rockin Ron's Music
Looking for tools of the trade? Harmonicas, Replacement Reeds, Mics and things?!? Contact my friend Ron today for the hook up. www.rockinronsmusic4less.com

Having troubles with your harmonica? Interested in alternate tunings? Harmonica Tech Gary Lehmann can help! Reed replacement for Hohner and Suzuki, retuning and optimization, also some refurbished harps for sale. Diatonic and chromatic. Email gnarlyheman@gmail.com or call (858) 254-9389.




~ Day by Day ~

Have you ever wondered what was happening in the blues scene fifty years ago today? Well, here is a good web site to learn about and hear some of it. www.bluesland.net




~ Good Morning Ladies ~

OK, where are all my Blues Divas at?!? You'll be wanting to visit this interesting website. It's a Girl Thing! www.girlthang.net/historical.htm




~ Check it First ~

Before buying a used axe be sure you're not buying a fellow musician's lost treasure. If you have lost one lately register it now. Owning a stolen guitar is very bad Ju-Ju! www.stolenguitarregistry.com/listguitars.php?showby=all




~ Check it Out ~

*Mr. Charlie Lange has all of those real blues CDs that you have been searching for! Visit www.bluebeatmusic.com today!

*If you're heading south of the border for a night or for the winter insure that vehicle. My pals at Baja Bound Insurance will hook you up right away! www.bajabound.com

*Firehouse Swing at San Diego Women's Club - 2557 3rd Ave, San Diego. A huge dance floor. . . one of the best places in San Diego to learn swing dancing! Visit www.firehouseswing.com for details.

*Have a show planned where you or the venue wants a Contract/Written Agreement? Check this link for some ideas where to begin. www.blues101.org/articles/contracts.htm

*Red Elvises
Not blues - just one of the best darn party bands around! Check this Tour Schedule! www.redelvises.com

*Always something going on at The Coach House - 33157 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano. Now Available for your private events. For information Call (949) 496-8930 today Or visit www.thecoachhouse.com

*Still trying to figure out that guitar business? Check www.all-guitar-chords.com/guitar_scales.php

*Rhythm Room - 1019 E. Indian School Road, Phoeniz AZ. Want Some Real Live Blues? This is the place! "It's like they moved Chicago out to the AZ!" Call (602) 265-4842 Or Visit www.rhythmroom.com

*Searching for New Orlean's Style Cuisine and great live entertainment in So Cal? Well, you're looking for Iva Lee's in San Clemente www.ivalees.com

*Good Blues every weekend at Arcadia Blues Club - 16 E. Huntington Dr, Arcadia. Just a short drive up the I-5. Good Salads, Sliders and Sandwiches! Solid Live Music! (626) 447-9349 Check www.arcadiabluesclub.com

*Need a 15 Passenger Tour Van or a Compact car for family visiting this weekend? Contact our friends at AIRPORT Rent-A-Car for the Good Deals on Some Good Wheels! Airport Rent-A-Car 3101 India St. San Diego. (800) 243-9656 or (619) 295-3111.

*101 Ways Harmonica Players can Sound Better by Dane Mr. Chromatonic Terry www.chromatonic.blogspot.com/2008/04/101-ways-to-sound-better.html

*DIZZY'S where music matters most. www.dizzyssandiego.com

*Free Business Tips and more for Musicians: www.blamepro.com/mwn/tips/index.htm

*John Fuhrmann's Harp Page Playing Tips, Lessons and more! take a peek: www.bluesharp.ca

*Video of Your Band on DVD, Steady Hand With Good Quality Super Reasonable!
Contact Mark sdgalaxieman@prodigy.net MOB Productions.

*Do you or a friend need help tuning that guitar? try this web tuner! www.8notes.com/guitar_tuner/default.asp?sstring=e1




~ Weekly Shows ~

Monday Tango Lessons from 6-8 pm. Tio Leo's - 5302 Napa St. www.tioleos.com

The Barry Baughn Blues Band with friends Friday and Saturday Nights at Shanghai Reds - 255 S. Indian Canyon Dr. in Palm Springs at the Fisherman's Market Building 8-11 pm.








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