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Get Your Fresh Hot Stickers Right Here. . . Let folks know that you mean business. Limited Edition 2.75 X 7" All Weather I Support Live Blues Stickers Now Available. Three for $5 Or Seven for $10 includes shipping. Proceeds go in the Computer fund. Send good checks payable to Chet Cannon, PO Box 12016 El Cajon, CA 92022. Thank You for Supporting Live Blues, Jazz and other Styles of Roots Music!

~ Shows by Date ~

*Sunday Brunch and Jam
-8/19, 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

*Blues Against Hunger Jamboree
-8/19, Original Bobby's by The Sea - KM 43 South Rosorito Beach, Baja Norte, Mexico. Chet Special Guest with Wild Pack and Other Friends! Sundays from 2:00 - 5:00 pm. Please bring non perishable food donations to help feed those that are in need. Thanks! Visit www.facebook.com/bobbysatk43 Or www.facebook.com/sweetsixxduo And www.bluesagainsthunger.org

*Bobs Jam
-8/19, Bancroft - 9143 Campo Rd, Spring Valley. Beers, Blues and Booze Most Sundays from 3:00 pm. Call (619) 469-2337 for more details.

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

*Chet and The Committee
-8/19, Patio Party Blues Jam Canceled for Today. Parrot Head Reunion 3:00-6:00 pm. We're back Sunday (8/26) from 3:30 pm. Downtown Cafe - 182 E. Main St, El Cajon.

*Cadillac Zack has the Best Jams
-8/19, Malainey's - 168 North Marina Drive in Long Beach, CA. Live Blues, Good Food, Cold Beer, Cocktails Sold. Held most Sundays 4:00 - 8:00 pm. With Special Guests every week! Call (562) 598-9431. www.malarkeysgrill.com Zack: www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100001492747577

*West Coast Blues Savants With Special Guests
-8/19 and 9/2, Steve's BBQ Restaurant- 7007 Greenleaf Ave, Whittier, CA. Blues Party Jam Time 5:00 - 8:30 pm. Good Food, Beer, Wine, Cocktails and Live Blues. . . Oh Yeah! Check www.stevesbbq.com

*Blues Brokers Shakin at The Kraken
-8/19, The Kraken - 2531 S. Hiway 101, Cardiff by Sea. Cold Beer, Full Cocktail Bar. . . and plenty of room for Dancing! Most Sundays! Check First. www.thekrakencardiff.com

*I will be out of touch/out of town for the next few days and unable to update the site. Scroll down to check listings and links for information on your favorite local artists. Thank you once again for getting out there to Support Live Blues and other Roots music.

*Sue Palmer Boogie Woogie Queen Catch her when you can! www.suepalmer.com

*Archie Thompson and The Archtones
-8/20 and 8/21, Trulucks Seafood and Steaks - 8990 University Center Lane, La Jolla. Live 5:30 - 10:00 pm. Now Most Monday and Tuesdays. Visit www.trulucks.com And www.archiethompson.com

*Acoustic Mondays Open Mic with Alternating Host
-8/20, Navajo Live - 8515 Navajo Road, San Diego. (619) 465-1730. Cold Beer, Cocktails and Dancing. Rockin' from 7:00 pm! See www.navajolive

*Cadillac Zack has the Best Jams
-8/20, 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

*Electric Waste Band Grateful Dead Tribute
-8/20, Winston's - 1921 Bacon, Ocean Beach. Mondays 9:00 pm. Cover at the Door. www.winstonsob.com For more show info Call (619) 222-6822.

*The Fremonts Deep in the Swamp www.thefremonts.com Get the Alligator Record!

*Big Blues Party for James Harman
-8/21, Humphrey's Lounge - 2241 Shelter Island, San Diego. With Cool Live Music by Billy Watson, Casey Hensley Band, Blue Largo, Chet and The Committee, Cadillac Wreckers with Other Special Guests! Bring a Friend and Have the Natural Ball! Proceeds will assist this Master songwriter/storyteller/harmonica player. $20.00 at Door, Free Parking, Dancing, CD Raffle, Good Food, Beer and Cocktails, Half Price Happy Hour 4 - 7:00 pm. Larger Donations Welcome. Music from 7:00 - 11:00 pm. Check out www.humphreysbackstagelive.com And www.billywatson.com

*Catfish and The Hollywood Hound Dogs
-8/21, Shenanigans Irish Pub - 423 Shoreline Village Dr. Long Beach, CA. Cold Beer, Burgers, Fish and Chips. Every Third Sunday 5:00 - 9:00 pm. (562) 437-3734 See www.shenaniganslb.com Or www.facebook.com/catfishandthehollywoodhounddogs

*Ruby and The Red Hots www.rubyandtheredhots.com

*The Mellow Downs Low Down West Coast
-8/23, Wildwood Bar - 116 Civic Center Dr. Vista. Live from 6:30 pm. With John Flynn, Mark Jackson, Brad Karow, Gary Hutcheson and Mr. Boogie Woogie Tom Mahon! Now every other Thursday! Be sure to Check out their all new California Girls record: www.cdbaby.com/cd/themellowdowns For Venue information www.wildwoodbar.com

*Stoney B Blues Son of a Seventh Son www.stoneybbluesmusician.com

*Chris James and Patrick Rynn Chicago Style
-8/24, Proud Mary's Grill - 5550 Kearny Mesa Rd. (Clairemont Mesa Blvd. at the 163). Good Food, No Cover, Beer, Cocktails etc. . . See www.proudmaryssd.com And www.thebluefour.com

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

*George Benson
-8/25, Thornton Winery - 32575 Rancho California Road in Temecula. Gourmet Supper Package is Available. Get Tix Now! (951) 699-0099 also visit www.thorntonwine.com and www.georgebenson.com

*Joey Harris and The Mentals www.joeyharris.com

*Chet and The Committee Good Time Swinging Blues and Roadhouse Boogie
-8/26, 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 Provided. Bring whatever else you need to Play. Dancers; it is 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.

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

*Archie Thompson and The Archtones
-8/27 and 8/28, Trulucks Seafood and Steaks - 8990 University Center Lane, La Jolla. Live 5:30 - 10:00 pm. Now Most Monday and Tuesdays. Visit www.trulucks.com And www.archiethompson.com

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

*Coyote Blues Redemption First Saturday
-9/1, Pour House - 1903 S. Coast Hiway, Oceanside 4:30 - 9:00 pm. Beer, Dancing! Check it out www.pourhouseoceanside.com

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

*Big Sandy and The Flyrite Boys
-9/7, The Casbah - 2501 Kettner Blvd. (at Laurel St.) San Diego. Cocktails, Cold Beer, Music and Dancing! Also features The Bedbreakers With Fanny and The Atta Boys! www.casbahmusic.com

*Marcia Ball www.marciaball.com

*Charles Burton Band
-9/8, 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

*Clapton Hook Eric Clapton tribute www.facebook.com/ClaptonHook

*Chris Cain Night
-9/10, Little Lou's BBQ - 2455 S. Winchester Blvd, Campbell, CA 95008. Good Food and Drinks are Served. Live Music from 7:00 - 10:00 pm. Second Monday of Each Month (when available) *Double Check www.littlelousbbq.com Or www.chriscainmusic.com

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

*Lyle Lovett and His Large Band
-9/11, Humphrey's Concerts by The Bay - 2241 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego. Dancing, Good Food, Cold Beer, Cocktails, Music from 7:30 pm. May be Sold Out. www.humphreysconcerts.com And www.lylelovett.com

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

*Mercedes Moore With Sue Palmer
-9/14, Humphrey's Lounge - 2241 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego. Dancing, Good Food and Drinks Served! Half Off Happy Hour Specials 4 - 7 pm. Live Music at 7:00 pm. Cover at Door. Call (619) 224-3577. Visit www.humphreysbackstagelive.com

*The Blind Boys of Alabama www.blindboys.com

*Laurie Morvan Band Girl With Guitars
-9/22, Tio Leo's Lounge - 5302 Napa St, San Diego. Food, Beer, Cocktails and Dancing. Live from 8:00 pm. And Be sure to get your copy of Gravity!


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.



~ More Good Stuff ~

*Janiva Magness www.janivamagness.com

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

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

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

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

*Band of Gringos The Dead to Hendrix and More www.facebook.com/thebandofgringos

*Serena Geroe Jazz Trio www.facebook.com/serenageroemusic

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

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

*Jamie Wood and Good Rockin Daddys www.facebook.com/jamiewoodmusic

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

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

*Jack Tempchin Master Songwriter www.jacktempchin.com

*Lady Star putting some blues on you www.facebook.com/ladystar.blues

*Robin Henkel Fresh Cornbread Visit www.robinhenkel.com

*Rosie Flores www.rosieflores.com

*Chickenbone Slim and The Biscuits www.chickenboneslim.com

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

*The Rob Thorsen Trio www.robthorsen.com

*Flipside Burners Rockabilly Fun www.flipsideburners.com

*Black Market III www.facebook.com/BlackMarketIII

*Whitney Shay Singin' up a storm! Get the New CD! www.whitneyshay.com

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

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

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

*Little Hurricane blew me away! www.littlehurricanemusic.com

*The Sickstring Outlaws See www.facebook.com/TheSickstringOutlaws

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

*Mike Eldred Trio www.facebook.com/mikeeldredtrio

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

*The Bonedaddys www.thebonedaddys.com

*Wynonna Judd and The Big Noise www.wynonna.com

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

*Rose Winters Artist and Storyteller www.rosewinters.com

*Guitar Shorty www.guitarshorty.com

*The Hurricanes www.facebook.com/hurricanesbluesband

*The Shenanigans Rock and Roll www.facebook.com/jim.mcinnes?fref=ts

*Fanny and The Atta Boys www.facebook.com/fannyandtheattaboys

*Wild Pack Rocking the Baja www.wildpackband.com

*Gregory Page just good music www.gregorypage.com

*The Stilettos Jump Blues and Rockabilly www.tommypriceandthestilettos.com

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

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

*Coco Montoya Follow the tour www.cocomontoyaband.*Coco Montoya Follow the tour www.cocomontoyaband.com

*David Patrone Trio www.davidpatrone.com

*Theo and Zydeco Patrol www.zydecopatrol.com

*Lee Ritenour Grammy Award Guitarist www.leeritenour.com

*Country Rockin Rebels www.countryrockinrebels.com

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

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

*Kenneth Roxide Presents Live www.facebook.com/kenneth.rexrode.3?ref=br_rs

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

*Violent Femmes American Roots Music Since 1981 www.vfemmes.com

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

*Chris James and Patrick Rynn Chicago Style www.thebluefour.com

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

*Fuzzy and The Bluesmen www.fuzzyrankinsblues.com

*Rick Estrin and The Nightcats www.rickestrin.com

*Malachi Henry and The Lights featuring Ben Hernandez www.facebook.com/malachihenryandthelights

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

*John January and Linda Berry See www.johnjanuaryandlindaberry.com

*The Groove Squad www.facebook.com/TheGrooveSquadSD

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

*John Clifton Blues Band www.johncliftonmusic.com

*Junior Brown The American Original www.juniorbrown.com

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

*Monophonics Psychedelic Soul www.monophonics.com

*Backwater Blues Band www.backwaterbluesband.com

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

*The Sleepwalkers www.facebook.com/TheSleepwalkersBand

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

*Suspicious Grits No Nonsense Rocking www.facebook.com/suspiciousgrits

*Do Right Louie featuring Rich Wiley www.facebook.com/dorightlouie

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

*Chris Cain www.chriscainmusic.com

*Hugh Gaskins and The G String Daddies www.gstringdaddies.com

*Funks Most Wanted www.funksmostwanted.com

*Rick Holmstrom Band www.rickholmstrom.com

*Alastair Greene Band www.agsongs.com

*Stanley Clarke www.stanleyclarke.com

*Los Lobos www.loslobos.org

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

*John Mayall Godfather of British Blues www.johnmayall.com

*Ben Powell Visit www.benpowellmusic.com

*Billy Bacon Burns it up www.forbiddenpigs.com

*Joey Harris and The Mentals www.joeyharris.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

*Charlie Musselwhite www.charliemusselwhite.com

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

*Buddy Guy Dang Right I Got The Blues www.buddyguy.net

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

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

*Gregory Page just good music www.gregorypage.com

*George Thorogood and The Destroyers www.georgethorogood.com

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

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

*Earl Thomas World Tour www.earlthomasmusic.com

*Laurie Morvan www.lauriemorvan.com

*Charles Burton Band www.charlesburton.com

*Big Boss Bubeleh www.reverbnation.com/bigbossbubeleh

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

*Debbie Davies Band www.debbiedavies.com

*Band of Gringos The Dead to Hendrix and More www.facebook.com/thebandofgringos

*Victor Wooten www.facebook.com/victorwootenmusic

*Blue Rockit Band www.bluerockitband.com

*Full Strength Funk www.facebook.com/fullstrengthfunk

*Robben Ford www.facebook.com/RobbenFordOfficial

*The Cameltones www.facebook.com/TheCameltones-164483145265

*John Hammond www.johnhammond.com

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

*Theo and Zydeco Patrol www.zydecopatrol.com

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

*The Blasters www.theblasters.com

*Big Toe Rocks www.bigtoerocks.com

*Will Lovealot does it right www.wilovalot.com

*Hoodoo Blues www.hoodooblues.com

*Fabulous Thunderbirds featuring Kim Wilson www.fabulousthunderbirds.com

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

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

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

*Berkley Hart www.berkleyhart.com

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

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

*Hotshot Drifters Western Swinging www.facebook.com/Thehotshotdrifters

*Stephen Stills www.stephenstills.com

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

*Rod Piazza and Mighty Flyers www.themightyflyers.com

*Wyatt Lowe Band www.wyattlowemusic.com

*Archie Thompson and The Archtones www.archiethompson.com

*Red Lotus Revue www.redlotusrevue.com

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

*Elvin Bishop See www.elvinbishopmusic.com

*Leo Kottke www.leokottke.com

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



~ Bro James New Record Now Available ~

Get your autographed copy of James New release "fineprint" now on Electro-Fi Records. *Send a $20.00 US Postal Money Order To: Icepick Productions c/o Mr. James Harman PO Box 4175, Oceanside Ca 92052. Foreign orders will cost more to cover shipping... Believe you are gonna dig it! Also catch him Live when you can. www.facebook.com/james.harman.98



~ Looking For Work ~

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

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

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

*Mick Fritzshing Freelance Cellist www.facebook.com/mick.fritzsching

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 reverb web spot. www.reverbnation.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.



~ Need some fiddle music ~

Check with San Diego Bluegrass Society www.sandiegobluegrass.org



~ 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



~ Get Your Stickers Here ~

Let folks know you mean business. Limited Edition 2.75 X 7" All Weather I Support Live Blues Music Stickers Now Available. 3 for $5 Or 7 for $10 includes shipping. Proceeds go in Computer fund. Please send good checks payable to Chet Cannon, Post Office Box 12016, El Cajon, California 92022. Thanks again for Supporting Live Music!



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



~ Harmonica Goodies ~

Rockin Ron's Music
Looking for tools of the trade? Harmonicas, Replacement Reeds, Mics, Strings and other 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.



~ Learn what is going on to the North ~

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



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

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



~ 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



~ Check it First ~

Before buying a used axe be sure you're not buying a stolen 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



~ Good Morning Ladies ~

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



~ 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

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~ 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.



Hi Folks, Blues Jams are now simply posted on the main page by date. Thanks!


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