Last Update: Sun August 20, 2017 at 8:45AM


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 ~

*6th annual Baja Blues Festival
-8/20, Rosarito Beach Hotel - Boulevard Benito Juarez 31 Centro, Rosarito Beach, Baja California. Music includes Kenny Neal, Blue Largo With Taryn Donath, Backwater Blues Band, Mighty Mike Schermer, Leilani Kilgore & The Lost Ones and More! Reserve your Room Early! Call 227101 800 343 8582 Or Visit www.rosaritobeachhotel.com Festival Tickets and more details www.bajabluesfest.org

*Fuzzy and The Bluesmen
-8/20, Barefoot Bar and Grill at Paradise Point Resort - 1404 Vacation Rd. San Diego, Beachfront Dining overlooking Mission Bay. Craft Beers, Great Burgers, Fresh Salads, Seafood Plates and Music from 12:00 pm. Footwear is Required, Casual Attire. Be sure to see the lagoon. For more info call (858) 274-4630. Visit www.paradisepoint.com/barefoot-bar-grill-dining.php And www.fuzzyrankinsblues.com

*Sunday Brunch and Jam
-8/20, 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
-8/20 Coyote Bar - 300 Carlsbad Village Dr, Carlsbad. Good Food, Cold Beer, Wines, Cool Live Music from 2:00 pm. Enjoy the Patio Fire pits, try the largest selection of Tequila anywhere around! Call (760) 729-4695 Or see www.coyotecarlsbad.com Or www.flipsideburners.com

*Big Daddy Deluxe
-8/20, PKs Roadhouse - 15573 Grand, Lake Elsinore. All styles of music are 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

*Chet and The Committee Good Time Blues, Swing and Rockin' Boogie
-8/20, 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 is concrete patio but Dancing is Welcome. Party 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.

*Casey Hensley Band www.caseyhensleymusic.com

*The Blues Brokers Shakin at The Kraken
-8/20, The Kraken - 2531 S. Hiway 101, Cardiff by Sea. Cold Beer, Full Cocktail Bar. . . and plenty of room for Dancing! Most Sundays. www.thekrakencardiff.com

*Cadillac Zack has the Best Jam
-8/20, Malarkey's - 168 North Marina Drive in Long Beach, CA. Live Blues, Good Food, Cold Beer, Cocktails Sold now held most Sundays 4:00 - 8:00 pm. With Special Guests! Call (562) 598-9431. www.malarkeysgrill.com Zack: www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100001492747577

*Earl Thomas and Friends
-8/20, Winston's - 1921 Bacon St, Ocean Beach. Party here from 5:00 pm. Advance Tickets here. www.winstonsob.com For more show info Call (619) 222-6822. And See www.facebook.com/mr.earlthomas

*Catfish and The Hollywood Hound Dogs
-8/20, 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

*Gilbert Castellanos and The Young Lions
-8/20, Handlery Hotel - 950 Hotel Circle North, Mission Valley/San Diego. No Cover, Burgers, Bruschetta, Chicken Nachos and Cool live Music 7:30 pm. (619) 543-0607, See www.sd.handlery.com And www.facebook.com/GilbertCastellanos

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

*Michele Lundeen and Blues Streak
-8/21, Humphrey's Lounge - 2241 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego. Dancing, Good Food and Drinks Served! Happy Hour Show from 5:00 pm. Call (619) 224-3577. Visit www.humphreysbackstagelive.com And www.michelelundeen.com

*Cadillac Zack has the Best Jam
-8/21, Maui Sugar Mill Saloon - 18389 Ventura Blvd. in Tarzana, CA. Another fun night with some of the coolest fans! Features National And 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
-8/21, 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

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

*Solo Blues Tuesday With Mr. Robin Henkel
-8/22, 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! Swinging Suesday Tuesday
-8/22, Tio Leo's - 5302 Napa Street, San Diego (off I-8 at Morena Blvd.) Great Food, Dancing, Beer, Coffee and Cocktails Served! (619) 542-1462. See www.tioleos.com And www.suepalmer.com

*Doug Allen Jam Tuesday
-8/22, The Kraken - 2531 South Highway 101 in Cardiff by The Sea. Now Most Tuesdays 8:00 - 12:00 pm. Always Check With Band or Venue First. www.thekrakencardiff.com

*John Marx and The Blues Patrol
-8/22, 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 Blues Jam Lawndale
-8/22, 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

*Tuesday Night Blues
-8/22, Mojo Lounge - 3714 Peralta Blvd, Fremont, CA. Featuring Johnny Soubrand, Vance Ehlers and Aki Kumar! www.akikumar.com/tuesday-night-blues-jam

*Walter Gentry's Hot Chicken Wing Jam
-8/22, 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

*Ben Powell Visit www.benpowellmusic.com

*Dave Scott Latin Jazz Trio
-8/23, 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

*KSDS Wednesday Jam With Special Guests
-8/23, 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
-8/23, 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

*The Dixie Express Sounds like Dixieland
-8/23, 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

*Ruby and The Red Hots www.rubyandtheredhots.com

*Tomcat Courtney
-8/23, Turquoise Cafe Bar Europa - 873 Turquoise Street, North Pacific Beach. 7:00 pm. Check with venue first! Call (858) 488-4200 for more details. www.theturquoise.com

*Bayou Brothers Get your Zydeco on
-8/23, 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 at 8:00 pm. See www.bayoubrothers.net
And www.humphreysbackstagelive.com

*Darryl Williams and Frienz
-8/23, Old Town Pub and Grub - 28677 Old Town Front St. Temecula. Jazzing it up real good every Wednesday from 8:00 - 12:00 pm. No Cover, Good Food and Drinks Served. For more info visit www.darrylwilliamsmusic.com

*Lafayette Wednesday
-8/23, 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!
-8/23, The Kraken - 2531 S. Hiway 101, Cardiff by Sea. Cold Beer, Full Cocktail Bar, Pool Table and Room for Dancing! Most Wednesdays. Check with venue! See www.thekrakencardiff.com

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

*Mr Tomcat Courtney
-8/24, 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

*Jerry DeMink Band Rockin' it Good
-8/24, House of Blues - 1055 5th Ave. downtown San Diego on Salvation Alley Stage! Good Food, Cold Drinks and Live Music 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Check out www.hob.com And www.hotroddemink.com

*John Mayall Godfather of British Blues
-8/24, Belly Up Tavern - 143 S. Cedros Ave. Solana Beach. Good Food, Beer and Cocktails are Served, Dancing, 21 and Up Only. Doors at 7:30 pm. Get Tickets Now www.bellyup.com Also Check www.johnmayall.com

*Thursday Jam Hosted by Martin Tramil and Friends
-8/24, PKs Roadhouse - 15573 Grand Ave, Lake Elsinore. Fun times, great people, talented musicians! Good food and New IPAs! Jamming Thursdays 7:00 - 11:00 pm. (951) 609-0426, pksroadhouse@earthlink.net Or www.facebook.com/martintramil

*Gregory Page just good music
-8/24, 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

*Shelle Blue and Souled Out www.shelleblue.com

*Billy Watson You're gonna have a good time!
-8/25, Pala Casino - 11154 Hwy 76. Pala, CA 92059. Tearing the Center Bar Up from 11:30 am - 3:30 pm. Be sure to hit the Buffet. . . Guaranteed Jackpot there! Call (877) 946-7252 or Visit www.palacasino.com And www.billywatson.com

*Chet and The Committee Good Time Blues, Swing and Rockin' Boogie
-8/25, Food Truck Friday - Plaza De Panama in Balboa Park. Features about a dozen local Gourmet Trucks! Live Music and Dancing from 4:30 - 8:00 pm. Bring a Chair if you plan to hang out with us. See www.balboaparkconservancy.org/project/food-truck-Friday Or find and like us on the book. www.facebook.com/chetandthecommittee

*Raney, Evans, Raney and Butler
-8/25, Nicky Rottens - 3773 Willow Glen, Rancho San Diego/El Cajon. Good Drinks, Food, Dancing and Live Music from 7:00 pm. Stop in for a while to get weird with These Guys! Visit www.nickyrottens.com And www.thefarmersmusic.com

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

*Berkley Hart
-8/26, 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.berkleyhart.com

*Flipside Burners Rockabilly Fun
-8/26, Molly Malone's Waypoint Saloon - 1270 Main Street, Ramona, CA 92065. 23 Beers on Tap, Pool Tables, Gourmet Burgers and Appetizers. Patio Lounge, HD TVs and More! Call (760) 789-9050. Or Visit www.waypointsaloon.com And www.flipsideburners.com

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

*Chet and The Committee Good Time Blues, Swing and Rockin' Boogie
-8/27, 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 is concrete patio but Dancing is Welcome. Party 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.

*Earl Thomas and Friends - Happy Birthday Earl!
-8/27, Winston's - 1921 Bacon Street, Ocean Beach. Party here from 5:00 pm. Advance Tickets Now. www.winstonsob.com For more info Call (619) 222-6822. And See www.facebook.com/mr.earlthomas

*Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue
-8/27, SDSU Open Air Theater - 5500 Campanile Dr, San Diego. For more information and Tickets Call Today. (619) 594-0234 Or Visit www.facebook.com/CalCoastCUOAT And www.tromboneshorty.com

*Nathan James and The Rhythm Scratchers www.nathandjames.com

*Sue Palmer Boogie Woogie Queen
-8/28, Humphrey's Lounge - 2241 Shelter Island Dr. Free Parking, Good Food, Dancing, Beer and Cocktails! Half Price Happy Hour 5:00 - 7:00 pm. Live Music from 7:00 pm. Cover at Door. See www.suepalmer.com
And www.humphreysbackstagelive.com

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

*Rock Your Billy Wednesday With Gino and The Lone Gunmen
-8/30, 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

*Robin Henkel Visit www.robinhenkel.com

*Flipside Burners Rockabilly Fun
-9/1, Manhattan Bar - 400 Broadway, Chula Vista. Full Bar, Pool Tables, Room to Dance, Live from 9:00 pm - 1:00 am. www.flipsideburners.com

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

*Coyote Blues Redemption First Saturday
-9/2, Pour House - 1903 S. Coast Hiway, Oceanside 4:30 - 9:00 pm. Beer, Dancing! Check it out www.pourhouseoceanside.com

*Chet and The Committee Saturday Night Swingin Blues Party
-9/2, Pints And Quarts - 17600 Collier Ave. #147-A in Lake Elsinore 92530. Killer Burgers, Huge Pizza, Cold Beer and Live Music from 7:30 - 10:30 pm. Call (951) 674-0010 Or See www.pintsandquartsgastropub.com

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

*Chet and The Committee Good Time Blues, Swing and Rockin' Boogie
-9/3, The Patio Party Blues Jam will be Canceled for Today because of a Private Wedding! We're back Sunday September 10th from 3:30 - 6:30 pm. Downtown Cafe - 182 E. Main St, downtown El Cajon.

*Stephen Stills With Judy Collins
-9/6, Humphrey's Concerts by The Bay - 2241 Shelter Island, San Diego. Dancing, Good Food, Cold Beer, Cocktails, 7:30 pm. See www.stephenstills.com Or www.judycollins.com And www.humphreysconcerts.com

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

*Band of Gringos The Dead to Hendrix and More
-9/8, Music Box - 1337 India St. San Diego. Food and Drink Served. Elektric Voodoo will also be performing! Call (619) 795-1337. Tickets Online. See www.musicboxsd.com And www.facebook.com/thebandofgringos

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

*San Diego Blues Festival
-9/9, Embarcadero Marina Park North - San Diego (at end of Kettner Blvd.) Featuring Miss Mavis Staples, California Honeydrops, Joe Louis Walker, Leo Bud Welch, Rick Estrin with The Nightcats and Others! Benefits Jacobs and Cushman Food Bank. Good Live Blues from 12:00 - 8:00 pm. Check full lineup and Get Your Tickets Today! www.sdbluesfest.com

*Chet and The Committee Good Time Blues, Swing and Rockin' Boogie
-9/9, The Sand Crab Tavern - 2229 Micro Place in Escondido. It's an old fashioned Saturday Night Fish Fry! No Cover, All Ages, Please call Now for Dinner Reservation. New Orleans style menu with many Fresh Seafood selections. Mimosas and Thirty five - Yes, (35) brands of beer served! Live from 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Visit www.sandcrabtavern.com And www.facebook.com/chetandthecommittee

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

*George Benson
-9/10, Humphrey's Concerts by The Bay - 2241 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego. Dancing, Good Food, Cold Beer, Cocktails, Music from 7:30 pm. Visit www.humphreysconcerts.com And www.georgebenson.com

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

*Chris Cain Night
-9/11 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 Or www.chriscainmusic.com

*Rose Winters Artist and Storyteller www.rosewinters.com

*Charles Burton Band
-9/13, 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 44s featuring Johnny Main
Here is a little sample for y'all! www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lD-pXUi9j8 Also Check www.the44sbluesband.com

*Leo Kottke
-9/14, Belly Up Tavern - 143 S. Cedros Ave. Solana Beach. Good Food and Cocktails, Seated. 21 and Up Show. Visit www.bellyup.com And www.leokottke.com

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

*Aristotle Georgio Memorial Concert Let's Rock this joint!
-9/17, Winston's - 1921 Bacon St, Ocean Beach. With Live Music by Richard Blitz, Robin Henkel, members of Private Domain featuring Jack Butler, Tim Quinn, The Moneymen with Ric Lee and Many Other Friends. Also a raffle for Blues Fillmore Posters going on! Party here from 5:00 pm. Get your Advance Tickets here. www.winstonsob.com For more show info Call (619) 222-6822.

*Taj Mahal and Keb Mo Band Follow the Tour www.tajmo.com

*John January and Linda Berry Jam
-9/20, 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

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

*Chet and The Committee Saturday Night Swingin Blues Party
-9/29, Pints And Quarts - 17600 Collier Ave. #147-A in Lake Elsinore 92530. Killer Burgers, Huge Pizza, Cold Beer and Live Music from 7:30 - 10:30 pm. Call (951) 674-0010 Or See www.pintsandquartsgastropub.com

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

*Victor Wooten Trio
-10/7, Music Box - 1337 India St. San Diego. Food and Drink Served. For more info Call (619) 795-1337 Or Order Advance Tickets Online www.musicboxsd.com Also Visit www.facebook.com/victorwootenmusic



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 ~

*Missy Andersen 2016 BMA Nominee for Soul Blues Artist Female www.missyandersen.com

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

*Sue Palmer Boogie Woogie Queen www.suepalmer.com

*Coco Montoya Follow the tour www.cocomontoyaband.com

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

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

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

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

*The Fallbrook Vigilantes With Anthony Cullins aka The Fallbrook Kid www.facebook.com/fallbrookkid

*David Patrone Trio www.davidpatrone.com

*Michele Lundeen and Blues Streak www.michelelundeen.com

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

*Cindy Lee Berryhill Singer Songwriter www.cindyleeberryhill.com

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

*Shari Puorto www.bluesrockmusic.com

*Billy Bacon Burns it up www.forbiddenpigs.com

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

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

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

*Charlie Musselwhite www.charliemusselwhite.com

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

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

*Wild Pack Rocking the Baja www.wildpackband.com

*Stoney B Blues www.stoneybbluesmusician.com

*Rose Winters Artist and Storyteller www.rosewinters.com

*Jerry DeMink Band Rockin' it Good www.hotroddemink.com

*Flipside Burners Rockabilly Fun www.flipsideburners.com

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

*Rebecca Jade www.rebeccajademusic.com

*Jack Tempchin Master Songwriter www.jacktempchin.com

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

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

*Leilani Kilgore is Rockin' www.facebook.com/leilani.kilgore.88

*Robin Henkel Visit www.robinhenkel.com

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

*Joey Harris and The Mentals www.joeyharris.com

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

*Casey Hensley Band www.caseyhensleymusic.com

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

*Stan Ruffo Blues, Jazz and Soul qround Bullhead City www.ruffo.com

*Mark Hummel Golden State Lone Star Revue www.markhummel.com

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

*Taj Mahal and Keb Mo Band Follow the Tour www.tajmo.com

*Chickenbone Slim & The Biscuits www.chickenboneslim.com

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

*Will Lovealot does it right www.wilovalot.com

*Gregory Page just good music www.gregorypage.com

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

*Rod Piazza and Mighty Flyers www.themightyflyers.com

*Fuzzy and The Bluesmen www.fuzzyrankinsblues.com

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

*Victor Wooten Trio www.facebook.com/victorwootenmusic

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

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

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

*Charles Burton Band www.charlesburton.com

*Big Boss Bubeleh www.reverbnation.com/bigbossbubeleh

*Leo Kottke www.leokottke.com

*Clapton Hook Tribute www.ClaptonHook.com

*Elvin Bishop See www.elvinbishopmusic.com

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

*Hoodoo Blues www.hoodooblues.com

*Red Lotus Revue www.redlotusrevue.com

*Blue Rockit Band www.bluerockitband.com

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

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

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

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

*Earl Thomas World Tour www.earlthomasmusic.com

*Big Toe Rocks www.bigtoerocks.com

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

*Fabulous Thunderbirds featuring Kim Wilson www.fabulousthunderbirds.com

*Sugaray Rayford Band For tour info see www.sugarayblues.com

*Wyatt Lowe Band www.wyattlowemusic.com

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

*Bayou Brothers Get your Zydeco on www.bayoubrothers.net

*The Groove Squad www.facebook.com/TheGrooveSquadSD




~ 2017 Brews And Blues ~
-6/14 - 10/12, Blues Against Hunger will be traveling city to city, brewery to brewery Hosting All-Star Blues Jams Fighting Hunger. Musicians who want to join the fight. . . come be part of this growing list of America's All Stars that care. Non-perishable food items will be collected at each event and donated to your local community food banks. For Full Schedule See www.brewersandblues.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.








~ Get Out, Have some Fun. . . Dance a Little! ~