Last Update: Thu February 23, 2017 at 3:49PM


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


Hello folks, we just learned that The San Diego Music Awards are back in town. Congratulations to our friends and fellow Nominees. You guys Rock! Support live music. Hit www.sandiegomusicawards.com and show some love for your favorites. Thanks!



~ Shows by Date ~

*Mr Tomcat Courtney
-2/23, 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

*Charles Burton Band
-2/23, Tio Leo's Lounge - 5302 Napa Street, San Diego. Great Food, Cold Beer, Cocktails, Dancing Room. Live Music from 8:00 pm. Visit www.tioleos.com And www.charlesburton.com

*Gregory Page just good music
-2/23, Java Joe's - 3538 Adams Ave. San Diego. Local Art on display, Casual Refreshments and Good Music 8:00 - 10:00 pm. $5.00 donation goes to band. www.javajoessd.com And www.gregorypage.com

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

*Billy Watson It just don't get much better!
-2/24, Proud Mary's Southern Grill - 5550 Kearny Mesa Road. San Diego. Free Parking, Dancing and No Cover, Real Good Southern Style Fried Chicken and Cocktails served! 7:00 - 10:00 pm. (Clairemont Mesa Blvd. at the 163). (858) 278-0800. Or www.proudmaryssd.com And www.billywatson.com for more details.

*David Patrone Trio
-2/24, La Valencia Hotel - 1132 Prospect St. La Jolla. On the Patio. Serving Local Food, Craft Cocktails, Cold Beer, Ocean Views and Good Live Music Fridays 6:00 - 10:00 pm. (858) 454-0071 Or www.lavalencia.com And www.davidpatrone.com

*Flipside Burners
-2/24, Hooley's Irish Pub - 5500 Grossmont Center Drive #277, La Mesa. Good Food, Cold Beer, Live Music from 8:00 pm. Call (619) 713-6900 Visit www.hooleys.com And www.flipsideburners.com

*Barry Baughn Band knows what to do
-2/24 and 2/25, 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

*Fuzzy and The Bluesmen www.fuzzyrankinsblues.com

*2nd Annual Winter Blues Spotlight
-2/25, POA Park Long Beach. Featuring Kid Ramos, Rod Piazza, Mitch Kashmar, Mighty Mojo Prophets, Holla Pointe and More! Ticket includes Sweet Lou's BBQ. *Remember, Must order Tickets Online. *No Onsite Day Of Tickets to be sold. www.eventbrite.com/e/sweet-lous-winter-blues-spotlight-2nd-annual-tickets-29969531676?aff=eac2 Get Your Tickets Now!

*Coco Montoya
-2/25, Ramona Mainstage - 626 Main St. Ramona. All Ages Venue, Free Parking, Light Refreshments Served, Dancing! Get Your Tickets Now www.ramonamainstage.com Also See www.cocomontoyaband.com

*Flipside Burners
-2/25, Wong's Dragon Room - 7126 University Ave, La Mesa, CA. Good Food, Live Music, Beer and Cocktails. Call (619) 465-9222. See www.facebook.com/Wongs-Dragon-Room-115261385159451/ And www.flipsideburners.com

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

*The Shenanigans With Sue Palmer Orchestra
-2/26, Music Box - 1337 India St. San Diego. Doors open at 2:00 Live from 2:30 pm in Support of Visual Arts Workshops for Schools. Good Food and Drink Served. For more info Call (619) 795-1337 Or Visit www.facebook.com/jim.mcinnes?fref=ts And www.suepalmer.com Advance Tickets Now Available Online; www.artreachsandiego.org

*Big Daddy Deluxe
-2/26, 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

*Sunday Brunch and Jam
-2/26, 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

*Chet and The Committee Good Time Blues, Swing and Rockin' Boogie
-2/26, 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. Winter Hours 2:30 - 5:30 pm. (or so). *Please bring Hats, Socks and Gloves to our Warmie Drive for The Houseless. Thanks!
We may be Available for your House Party, Festival, Club, Street Fair or Special Event. E-Mail BluShouter@aol.com any questions.

*Gilbert Ardilla Trio With Special Guests
-2/26, Fillipis Pizza Grotto - 871 Showroom Place, Chula Vista. Good Food, Drinks and Live Music from 4:00 - 7:00 pm. Call (619) 397-5000 for reservations or visit www.realcheesepizza.com

*Cadillac Zack has the Best Jam
-2/26, 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

*The Highwaymen Tribute to Johnny Cash
-2/26, Belly Up Tavern - 143 S. Cedros Ave. Solana Beach. Good Food, Beer and Cocktails are Served, Dancing, 21 and Up Only. Show is at 8:00 pm. Get Your Tickets Now www.bellyup.com

*The Blues Brokers Shakin at The Kraken
-2/26, 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

*KSDS Sunday Jazz Jam
-2/26, Proud Mary's Grill - 5550 Kearny Mesa Rd. (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

*Nathan James and The Rhythm Scratchers
-2/26, Pour House - 1903 S. Coast Hiway, Oceanside from 9:00 pm. Beer, Dancing! Check it out www.pourhouseoceanside.com And www.nathandjames.com

*The Delgado Brothers 2016 IBC Winners www.delgadobrothers.com

*Cadillac Zack has the Best Jams
-2/27, 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

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

*Solo Blues Tuesday With Mr. Robin Henkel
-2/28, 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
-2/28, 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. Now Most Tuesdays. See www.tioleos.com And www.suepalmer.com

*Michael Dwyer Check him out
-2/28, Hacienda Casa Blanca - 700 N. Johnson Ave. El Cajon. Fine Mexican Dining and Live Music Now on Most Tuesdays from 5:30 pm. Telephone (619) 442-9827. Visit www.haciendacasablanca.com Or www.reverbnation.com/michaeljdwyer

*Ron Houston of Sick String Outlaws
-2/28, Spring Valley Inn - 9034 Campo Rd, Spring Valley, CA 91977. (619) 303-7781. Now most Tuesdays. Cocktails, Cold Beer, No Cover and music by Ron from 8:00 pm. www.reverbnation.com/thesickstringoutlaws

*Tuesday Just as Bad Jam
-2/28, PKs Roadhouse - 15573 Grand, Lake Elsinore. Hosted by Martin Tramil and Friends! Fun times, great people, talented musicians! Good food and New IPAs Served! Now Jamming Tuesday from 7:00 - 11:00 pm. Moving to Thursdays in March. Call (951) 609-0426, Visit pksroadhouse@earthlink.net And www.facebook.com/martintramil

*Theo and Zydeco Patrol
-2/28, Tio Leo's Lounge - 5302 Napa Street, San Diego. Great Food, Cold Beer, Cocktails, Dancing Room. Live Music from 8:00 pm. Visit www.tioleos.com And www.zydecopatrol.com

*Doug Allen Jam Tuesday
-2/28, The Kraken - 2531 South Highway 101 in Cardiff by The Sea. Now Most Tuesdays 8:00 - 12:00 pm. www.thekrakencardiff.com

*Walter Gentry's Hot Chicken Wing Jam
-2/28, 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

*John Marx and The Blues Patrol
-2/28, 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
-2/28, 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
-2/28, Mojo Lounge - 3714 Peralta Blvd, Fremont, CA. Featuring Johnny Soubrand, Vance Ehlers, Jon Atkinson and Aki Kumar! www.akikumar.com/tuesday-night-blues-jam

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

*Gilbert Castellanos and The Young Lions
-3/1, 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

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

*Dave Scott Latin Jazz Trio
-3/1, 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
-3/1, 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

*Tomcat Courtney
-3/1, 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

*The Dixie Express Sounds like Dixieland
-3/1, Fuddruckers - 5500 Grossmont Center Drive, La Mesa. (across from Macy's). Looking for a good burger and some cool Dixieland music? Then get down here! Wednesdays 6:00 - 8 pm. www.fuddruckers.com Or www.dixieexpressjbsandiego.com

*Jeff Moore and The Witchdoctors Rockin' Guitar Blues!
-3/1, 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

*Lafayette Wednesday
-3/1, 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

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

*First Friday Happy Hour
-3/3, 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

*Casey Hensley Band www.caseyhensleymusic.com

*Coyote Blues Redemption First Saturday
-3/4, Pour House - 1903 S. Coast Hiway, Oceanside 4:30 - 9:00 pm. Beer, Dancing! Check it out www.pourhouseoceanside.com

*Maria Muldaur
-3/4, Museum of Making Music - 5790 Armada Dr, Carlsbad, CA. Daily Hours Open 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. San Diego's museum about making music with galleries of instruments, special exhibitions and live events. For more info Call (760) 438-5996 Or Visit www.museumofmakingmusic.org

*Joey Harris and The Mentals www.joeyharris.com

*Acoustic Blues Jam
-3/6, 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.

*Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
-3/6, Belly Up Tavern - 143 S. Cedros Ave. Solana Beach. Good Food, Beer and Cocktails are Served, Dancing, 21 and Up Only. Show is at 8:00 pm. Get Tix Now www.bellyup.com

*The Groove Squad
-3/6, 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

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

*Charles Burton Band
-3/8, 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

*Social Distortion
-3/8 and 3/9, The Observatory - 2891 University Ave. San Diego. Food and Drink Served by West Coast Tavern. For more info call (619) 239-8836 Or See www.observatorysd.com And www.socialdistortion.com

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

*The Fremonts Deep in the Swamp
-3/9, Tio Leo's Lounge - 5302 Napa St, San Diego. Food, Beer, Cocktails and Dancing. Live from 8:00 pm. $5.00 Cover. Now Second Thursday of each month. Tonight with Special Guest Scottie Blinn! See www.tioleos.com And Visit www.thefremonts.com Get your copy of the new Record Alligator while you can!

*Shari Puorto www.bluesrockmusic.com

*Big Sandy and The Flyrite Boys
-3/11, The Casbah - 2501 Kettner Blvd. (at Laurel St.) San Diego. Cocktails, Cold Beer, Music and Dancing! Also features Wayne the train Hancock and Johnny Deadly Trio. www.casbahmusic.com And www.bigsandy.net

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

*Boogie Magazine Second Sunday Jam
-3/12, 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

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

*Chris Cain Night
-3/13, 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. Check www.littlelousbbq.com And www.chriscainmusic.com

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

*Guitars For Schools fundraiser
-3/15, Tio Leo's - 5302 Napa, San Diego (off I-8 at Morena) San Diego Nominees for Best Blues and Best Blues CD including Chet and The Committee, Mercedes Moore, Michele Lundeen, Robin Henkel and Whitney Shay, Mr. Tomcat Courtney and Chickenbone Slim, The Fremonts, Holla Pointe, Wayne Riker, John Meeks and Give Me Back My Wig stand together to Support this very important SDMA program. Great Food, Dancing, Beer, Coffee and Cocktails Served! From 6:00 pm. Don't Miss This! Visit www.sandiegomusicawards.com Call (619) 542-1462 Or See www.tioleos.com Thanks once again for supporting live music!

*Ruby and The Red Hots www.rubyandtheredhots.com

*Catfish and The Hollywood Hound Dogs
-3/19, 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

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

*Rock Your Billy Wednesday With Gino and The Lone Gunmen
-3/22, 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 ~

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

*Missy Andersen 2015 BMA Nominee for Soul Blues Artist Female www.missyandersen.com Get your copy of their In The Moment CD!

*Robin Henkel Visit www.robinhenkel.com

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

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

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

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

*Flipside Burners Rockabilly Fun www.flipsideburners.com

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

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

*Ben Powell Visit www.benpowellmusic.com

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

*Wild Pack Rocking the Baja www.wildpackband.com

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

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

*Billy Bacon Burns it up www.forbiddenpigs.com

*Sue Palmer Boogie Woogie Queen www.suepalmer.com

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

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

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

*Donna Larsen Singer Songwriter www.donnalarsenmusic.com

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

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

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

*Will Lovealot www.wilovalot.com

*Rose Winters All over town www.rosewinters.com

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

*Big Boss Bubeleh www.reverbnation.com/bigbossbubeleh

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

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

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

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

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

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

*Shelle Blue and Souled Out www.shelleblue.com

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

*Cindy Lee Berryhill Singer Songwriter www.cindyleeberryhill.com

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

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

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

*Sully Blue Eyed Soul Band www.sullyband.com

*Rebecca Jade www.rebeccajademusic.com

*Chickenbone Slim & The Biscuits www.chickenboneslim.com

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

*Coco Montoya Follow the tour www.cocomontoyaband.com

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

*Earl Thomas World Tour www.earlthomasmusic.com

*Casey Hensley Band www.caseyhensleymusic.com

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

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

*Charles Burton Band www.charlesburton.com

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

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

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

*Rod Piazza and Mighty Flyers www.themightyflyers.com

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

*Gregory Page just good music www.gregorypage.com

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

*Backwater Blues Band www.backwaterbluesband.com

*Jack Tempchin Master Songwriter www.jacktempchin.com

*Red Lotus Revue www.redlotusrevue.com

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

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

*Blue Rockit Band www.bluerockitband.com

*Hoodoo Blues www.hoodooblues.com

*David Patrone Quartet www.davidpatrone.com

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

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

*Clapton Hook Tribute www.ClaptonHook.com

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

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

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

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

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

*Fabulous Thunderbirds featuring Kim Wilson www.fabulousthunderbirds.com

*Stoney B Blues www.stoneybbluesmusician.com

*Wyatt Lowe Band www.wyattlowemusic.com




~ Looking For Work ~

Melanie Hintz Drummer with experience in Blues, Rock, Jazz and more 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.




~ Ready for a Real Adventure? ~

Then check out the 2016 Baja Blues Against Hunger Tour. A 15 day journey of Baja Sur! Experience Baja and all her beauty, Party Blues Style with new and old friends and help those in need in each city we enter. *Includes 14 nights stay, 6 Blues parties, awesome memories, endless families fed and helped, and More! This Car-a-van tour, let us know if you are a Driver or Rider (share gas expenses). We will help pair riders with drivers. We will reserve all of the hotels and city tours for you. Just let us know. (city tours are Extra). www.bajagoodlifeclub.com/2016-BAJA-BLUES-TOUR




~ 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 all can 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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