Last Update: Sun December 16, 2018 at 9:09AM


~ Shows by Date ~

*Sunday Brunch and Jam
-12/16, 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

*Michele Lundeen
-12/16, Old Town Blues Club - 28636 Old Town Front Street, Temecula. Hip little club on historic Main Street, indoor-outdoor 1:30 - 5:00 pm. www.oldtownbluesclub.com

*Chet and The Committee
-12/16, 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 what you need to Play. Dancers; it is concrete but Dancing is Welcome. From 2:30 - 5:30 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.

*Bobs Jam
-12/16, Bancroft - 9143 Campo Rd, Spring Valley. Beers, Blues and Booze. . . Some Sundays from 3:00 pm. For details Call (619) 469-2337.

*Cadillac Zack has the Best Jam
-12/16, 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

*Catfish and The Hollywood Hound Dogs
-12/16, 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

*Blues Brokers Shakin at The Kraken
-12/16, 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

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

*Archie Thompson and The Archtones
-12/17 and 12/18, 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

*Acoustic Mondays Open Mic with Alternating Host
-12/17, Navajo Live - 8515 Navajo Road, San Diego. (619) 465-1730. Cold Beer, Cocktails and Dancing. Rockin' Monday from 7:00 pm! See www.navajolive

*Ramona Blues Jams
-12/17, D' Carlos Restaurant - 1347 Main St. Ramona. Most Mondays 6:30 - 8:30 pm. Hosted by Ramona Music. Visit www.ramonamusiccenter.com And www.dcarlosramona.com

*Cadillac Zack has the Best Jams With Special Guests
-12/17, 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
-12/17, 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.

*Black Market III Blues Rock and More www.facebook.com/BlackMarketIII 

*Michael Dwyer Check him out
-12/18, Hacienda Casa Blanca - 700 N. Johnson Ave. El Cajon. Fine Mexican Dining and Live Music Now on Tuesdays from 5:30 pm. Telephone (619) 442-9827. Visit www.haciendacasablanca.com Or www.reverbnation.com/michaeljdwyer

*Lenny Fuzzy Rankins
-12/18, Humphrey's Lounge - 2241 Shelter Island. Free Parking, Good Food, Dancing, Beer and Cocktails! 1/2 Price Happy Hour 4 - 7 pm. Live from 7:00 pm. Cover at Door. See www.humphreysbackstagelive.com And www.fuzzyrankinsblues.com

*Robin Henkel
-12/18, House of Blues - 1055 Fifth, downtown San Diego in Voodoo Lounge. Good Food, Cold Drinks and Live Music Tuesdays 7:00 - 11:00 pm. www.hob.com And www.robinhenkel.com

*Danny DiCarlo Tuesday Pro Jam
-12/18, Wildwood Bar - 116 Civic Center Dr. Vista. Good Food, Cool Drinks and Jamming. Most Tuesdays 6:00 - 10:00 pm. Venue information www.wildwoodbar.com Or visit Danny www.facebook.com/danny.dicarlo

*Walter Gentry's Hot Chicken Wing Jam
-12/18, 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

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

*KSDS Wednesday Jam With Special Guests
-12/19, 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. 7:00 - 10:00 pm. Try the Fried Chicken! (858) 278-0800 Or www.proudmaryssd.com

*Gilbert Castellanos and The Young Lions
-12/19, 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 New Orleans
-12/19, 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! Most Wednesdays 6:00 - 8 pm. Check First www.fuddruckers.com Or www.dixieexpressjbsandiego.com

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

*Mr Tomcat Courtney
-12/20, Proud Mary's Bar & Grill - 5550 Kearny Mesa Road. Thursdays 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Try the Fried Chicken! (Clairemont Mesa Blvd. at the 163) www.proudmaryssd.com

*Acoustic Dinner Thursday
-12/20, Downtown Cafe - 182 E. Main St. El Cajon. Hosted by Jerry! Dinner and Drinks Served, No Cover, Cool Live Music from every week from 6:00 pm.

*Dick Dale King of Surf Guitar With Casey Hensley
-12/20, Belly Up Tavern - 143 S. Cedros, Solana Beach. Cocktails, Cold Beer, Kick Ass Music, Great Food. Check www.dickdale.com Or www.bellyup.com And www.caseyhensleymusic.com

*Wild Pack Rocking the Baja www.wildpackband.com

*Bayou Brothers Get your Zydeco on
-12/21, Proud Mary's Southern Grill - 5550 Kearny Mesa Road in San Diego. Free Parking, No Cover, Southern Style Chicken, Beer and Cocktails! (Clairemont Mesa Blvd. at 163). (858) 278-0800. Good Music 7:00 - 10:00 pm. Visit www.proudmaryssd.com Or www.bayoubrothers.net

*Janiva Magness www.janivamagness.com

*Sue Palmer Quintet Boogie Woogie Queen
-12/22, 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). Call (858) 278-0800. Good Music 7:00 - 10:30 pm. With Jonny Viau! Visit www.proudmaryssd.com And www.suepalmer.com

*Band of Gringos With Dirty Sweet
-12/22, The Casbah - 2501 Kettner Blvd. (at Laurel St.) San Diego. Cocktails, Cold Beer, Live Music and Dancing! www.casbahmusic.com And www.facebook.com/thebandofgringos

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

*Chet and The Committee Good Time Swinging Blues and Roadhouse Boogie
-12/23, Holiday Sweet Treat Potluck 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 you need to Play. Dancers; its concrete but Dancing is Welcome. Live from 2:30 - 5:30 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.

*West Coast Blues Savants With Special Guest James Harman
-12/23, Steve's BBQ Restaurant - 7007 Greenleaf Ave, Whittier, CA. Party 5:00 - 8:30 pm. Good Food, Beer, Wine, Cocktails and Live Blues. . . Oh Yeah! Check www.stevesbbq.com

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

*The Mellow Downs Low Down West Coast
-12/27, Wildwood - 116 Civic Center Dr. Vista. 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

*Lenny Fuzzy Rankins www.fuzzyrankinsblues.com

*Billy Watson You're gonna have a good time!
-12/28, Humphrey's Lounge - 2241 Shelter Island. Good Food, Dancing, Beer and Cocktails! 1/2 Price Live Music Happy Hour Show from 5:00 pm. Cover at Door. Visit www.humphreysbackstagelive.com And www.billywatson.com

*The Chris Fast Band
-12/28, Proud Mary's - 5550 Kearny Mesa Rd. Try the Fried Chicken! (Clairemont Mesa Blvd. at the 163) Live 7:00 - 10:00 pm. Visit www.proudmaryssd.com And www.facebook.com/Chris-Fast-Band-1003483176377025/

*The Paladins, Big Sandy and The Flyrite Boys With The Tighten Ups
-12/28, The Casbah - 2501 Kettner Blvd. (at Laurel St.) San Diego. Cocktails, Cold Beer, Live Music and Dancing! www.casbahmusic.com

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

*Coyote Blues Redemption First Saturday
-1/5, Pour House - 1903 S. Coast Hiway, Oceanside 4:30 - 9:00 pm. Beer, Dancing! Check it out www.pourhouseoceanside.com

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

*Charles Burton Band
-1/9, Kraken - 2531 South Hiway 101, Cardiff by Sea. Cold Beer, Cocktails, Pool Table, Live Music 8:00 - 11:00 pm. Second Wednesday of each month. See www.thekrakencardiff.com And www.charlesburton.com

*Rose Winters Artist and Storyteller www.rosewinters.com

*Chris Cain Night
-1/14, 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

*Robert Cray www.robertcray.com

*Rockin Robin Matinee Fundraiser
-1/19, Proud Mary's -  5550 Kearny Mesa Rd. 12:30 - 5:45 pm. Music by Robin Henkel, Proud Mary All Stars: Len Rainey, Ric Lee and Dane Terry, John Frazer, Chet and Company, 145th Street and You! A Good Time for A Good Reason. www.proudmaryssd.com



~ Ready for a Real Adventure? ~

-1/28-2/13, 2019, Its the Biggest Musical Adventure Tour from Rosarito Beach to Cabo San Lucas. Blues Against Hunger 5th Annual Tour. Experience Baja in all her beauty. Party Blues Style with new and old friends to help those in need in each city we visit. Includes 14 nights stay, 6 Blues parties, awesome memories, endless families helped! *Only 3 seats left in our two 18 passenger vans, or register to drive yourself and caravan. We have RV's, campers and cars on the trip. . . all are welcome. This is the most incredible way to Enjoy Baja See whales, missions, volcanos, communities and more. Come-A-Long Registration starts at only $30.00. Learn more. www.bajablues.com



~ More Good Stuff ~

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

*Nikki Hill www.facebook.com/nikkihillmusic

*Chickenbone Slim and The Biscuits www.chickenboneslim.com

*Michele Lundeen and Blues Streak www.michelelundeen.com

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

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

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

*Nena Anderson This gal can Sing! www.nenaanderson.com

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

*Marcia Ball www.marciaball.com

*Robin Henkel Fresh Cornbread Visit www.robinhenkel.com

*Bonneville Seven With Ms. Becky Russell www.facebook.com/BonnevilleSeven

*Ruby and The Red Hots www.rubyandtheredhots.com

*Bela Fleck www.belafleck.com

*Lance Lopez Texas Guitar Slinger www.lancelopezmusic.com

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

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

*Rosie Flores www.rosieflores.com

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

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

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

*Tab Benoit www.facebook.com/TabBenoit

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

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

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

*The Rob Thorsen Trio www.robthorsen.com

*Billy Watson Let's have a good time! www.billywatson.com

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

*The Sleepwalkers www.facebook.com/TheSleepwalkersBand

*Linda Berry and John January www.facebook.com/JohnJanuaryandLindaBerry

*Little Steven and The Disciples of Soul www.littlesteven.com

*Jack Tempchin Master Songwriter www.jacktempchin.com

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

*Jimmie Vaughan www.jimmievaughan.com

*Lenny Fuzzy Rankins www.fuzzyrankinsblues.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

*The Hurricanes www.facebook.com/hurricanesbluesband

*Robert Randolph and The Family Band www.robertrandolph.net

*Joey Harris and The Mentals www.joeyharris.com

*Gregory Page just good music www.gregorypage.com

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

*Theo and Zydeco Patrol www.zydecopatrol.com

*Mike Eldred Trio www.facebook.com/mikeeldredtrio

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

*Ringo Starr All Star Band www.ringostarr.com

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

*The Bonedaddys www.thebonedaddys.com

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

*Guitar Shorty www.guitarshorty.com

*Casey Hensley Band www.caseyhensleymusic.com

*Flipside Burners Rockabilly Fun www.flipsideburners.com

*Ry Cooder The Prodigal Son www.rycooder.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

*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

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

*Lyle Lovett and His Large Band www.lylelovett.com

*Bill Magee Still rocking the blues www.billmageeblues.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

*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

*The Blind Boys of Alabama www.blindboys.com

*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

*Kenny Wayne Shepherd www.facebook.com/kennywayneshepherd

*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 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

*The Sickstring Outlaws Get in and Hold On! www.facebook.com/TheSickstringOutlaws

*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



~ New Year Shaping Up ~

*9th Annual Beat Farmers Hootenanny!
-1/5, Belly Up - 143 S. Cedros, Solana Beach. Cocktails, Cold Beer, Kick Ass Music, Great Food, Dancing. With The Farmers, Casey Hensley, Joey Harris with The Mentals, Jack Tempchin, Nathan Raney and More! In Memory of Country Dick Montana and Buddy Blue. www.thefarmersmusic.com

*Gunhild Carling is Amazing
-1/6, Tio Leo's - 5302 Napa. San Diego (off Morena Blvd) Free Parking, Dancing, Great Mexican Food, Beer, Coffee and Cocktails! Live Matinee from 1:00 pm. Cover at Door. Call (619) 542-1462. Also Check www.gunhildcarling.net

*Guitar Shorty on the outskirts of town
-2/9, Ramona Mainstage - 626 Main St. Ramona. All Ages, Free Parking, Refreshments Served, Dancing! Get Tickets Early. Checo out www.ramonamainstage.com And www.guitarshorty.com

*Coco Montoya and Tinsley Ellis
-2/27, Belly Up Tavern - 143 S. Cedros, Solana Beach. Cocktails, Cold Beer, Kick Ass Music, Great Food. Check www.cocomontoyaband And www.tinsleyellis.com

*Buddy Guy
-4/7, Belly Up Tavern - 143 S. Cedros, Solana Beach. Cocktails, Cold Beer, Live Blues Music, Great Food. Check www.bellyup.com And www.buddyguy.net

*Jimmie Vaughan
-4/9, Belly Up Tavern - 143 S. Cedros, Solana Beach. Cocktails, Cold Beer, Kick Ass Music, Great Food. Check www.bellyup.com And www.jimmievaughan.com

*annual Spring Harmonica Festival
-4/20, Harry Griffen Park - La Mesa. www.springharpfest.org



~ Brother 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

*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 Orleans 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? Contact our friends at AIRPORT Rent-A-Car - 3101 India St. San Diego. (619) 295-3111 for a Good Deal!

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


~ Weekly Shows ~




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 "Blues Central San Diego (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