THE CLIFFS RESORT: 2757 Shell Beach Rd., Shell Beach, 773-5000, cliffsresort.com.
F. MCLINTOCKS SALOON: Two locations: 750 Mattie Rd. in Pismo Beach and 133 Bridge St. in Arroyo Grande. 773-1892 or mclintocks.com. Live music at the Pismo Beach location every Fri. and Sat. from 6-9pm. Tennessee Jimmy Harrell and Doc Stoltey play on alternating weekends.
HARRY’S NIGHT CLUB AND BEACH BAR: Cypress and Pomeroy, downtown Pismo Beach, 773-1010. Thurs.: Front Row Karaoke. 1/22: Sultan of Rock at 9pm; 1/23: Sultan of Rock at 3pm and 9pm; 1/24: Steve Tracy Band at 9pm; 1/25: Steve Tracy at 7:30pm; 1/26: MGB at 7:30pm; 1/27: MGB 7:30pm; 1/29: Bo and the Blues Drivers at 9pm; 1/30: Rumble at 3pm and Bo and the Blues Drivers at 9pm.
LAETITIA WINERY: 453 Laetitia Vineyard Drive, Arroyo Grande, 481-1772. Live Music Saturdays 1-4pm.
LIDO RESTAURANT AT DOLPHIN BAY: 2727 Shell Beach Rd., Pismo Beach, 773-4300 or thedolphinbay.com. Join jazz duo Collins and Metcalfe every Mon. from 6-9pm; Matt Cross every Tues. from 5:30-6:30pm; jazz trio Three Martini Lunch every Thurs. from 6-9pm, and flamenco and tropical Brazilian guitarist John Stephen every Fri. from 6-9pm.
MONGO’S SALOON: 359 W. Grand Ave., Grover Beach, 489-3639. Live DJ Tues. and Wed.; DJ Drumz every Fri.; Karaoke with DJ Sam on Sun. 1/16: Rumble.
MR. RICK’S: 404 Front St., Avila Beach, 595-7425.
SEAVENTURE: 100 Ocean View, Pismo Beach, 773-4994. Live music in the Fireplace Room on Wed. from 6-9pm, and Sun. on the Deck from 3-6pm.
SHELL CAFÉ: 1351 Price St., Pismo Beach, 773-8300. Craig Louis Dingman hosts the Blues Master Jam Wed. from 6:30-9:30pm and Songwriter’s at Play are featured Thurs. at 6:30pm. 1/22: Blue Moonshine at 6:30pm; 1/23: Burning James and the Funky Flames at 7pm; 1/29: Kincaid Incident at 6:30pm; 1/30: Cliffnotes at 7pm.
TALLEY VINEYARDS: 3031 Lopez Dr., Arroyo Grande, 489-0446, talleyvineyards.com.
VINO VERSATO: 781 Price St., Pismo Beach, 773-6563 or vinoversato.com. Live music every weekend from 6-9pm; Side Effects every Tues.; acoustic jam night Thurs.; blues jam on Sat.
San Luis Obispo
BANG THE DRUM BREWERY: 950 Orcutt Rd., 242-8372.
BON TEMPS CREOLE CAFE: 1000 Olive St., 544-2100. Zydeco music, live blues, and jazz on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings.
CREEKY TIKI: 782 Higuera St., 903-2591.
FROG & PEACH PUB: 728 Higuera St., 595-3764. 1/21: Tone in Georgia; 1/22: The Kicks; 1/23: Johnny McCugg Band; 1/24: Dukes of Haggard; 1/25: Toan’s Open Jam; 1/26: James Allen Spirit; 1/27: Lorin Walker Madsen; 1/28: Highline; 1/29: Dub Seeds; 1/30: Chronic Vitality; 1/31: John Underwood.
THE GRADUATE: 990 Industrial Way, 541-0969 or slograd.com. Thurs.: Country Night with dance lessons and country DJ. Fri: Hot Latin Nights; First Sat.: Big Chill adult dance party.
LINNAEA’S CAFE: 1110 Garden St., 541-5888. 1/21: Old Timey Jam at 7pm; 1/23: Oscar Goldman at 8pm; 1/28: SLO Fed Jazz Jam at 8pm; 1/30: Lauren Tannenbaum at 8pm.
LUNA RED: 1023 Chorro St., 540-5243. 1/22: The Alkis at 10pm; 1/23: Shawn Clark Family Band at 10pm; 1/29: Matthew Szlachetka at 10pm; 1/30: Matt Cross at 10pm.
MADONNA INN: 100 Madonna Road, 543-3000. Mon.: SLO Rug Cutters, Tues.: Tango Dancing, Wed.-Sat.: Frank Gary Band, Sun.: DJ Nancy Lara.
PAPPY MCGREGOR’S: pappymcgregors.com or 543-KILT (5458), 1865 Monterey St. Live music is Wed./Thurs./Fri. from 6-9pm. Old Time Fiddle & Banjo Show the first Wed. of each month from 6-9pm.
STEYNBERG GALLERY: 1531 Monterey St. 547-0278.
ASUNCION RIDGE: 725 12th St. Paso Robles, 237-1425. Live music Saturdays from 5-8pm. 1/23: Steve Tracy; 1/30: Eric Brittain.
BROKEN EARTH WINERY: 5625 Highway 46E, Paso Robles, 239-2562. Live music Saturdays from 1-4pm. 1/30: Sean Ryan.
BRU COFFEEHOUSE: 576 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 464-5007. Live music every Friday from 7-9pm.
CAMOZZI’S: 5855 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 466-1880.
CHATEAU LETTAU: 840 13th St. Paso Robles, 238-6800. 1/11: Katie Armiger at 6pm.
D’ANBINO VINEYARDS AND CELLARS: 710 Pine St., Paso Robles, 227-6800 or danbino.com. 1/22: Dolly Parton Tribute from 7-9:30pm; 1/23: The Cliffnotes from 8-10:30pm; 1/29: Barflyz from 8-10:30pm; 1/30: Barflyz from 8-10:30pm.
LA BELLASERA HOTEL AND SUITES: 206 Alexa Ct., Paso Robles, 238-2834, Guitar/Vocal duo, Adam Levine and Judy Philbin play every Thurs. from 7-9pm, in the dining room/bar.
LAST STAGE WEST: Halfway Station on Highway 41 (15050 Morro Road at Toro Creek), 461-1393 or laststagewest.net. Most shows start at 6pm. 1/21: Chris Jones & the Night Drivers with Jeremy Garrett; 1/23: The Incrementals; 1/27: Bluegrass Jam Night; 1/28: Josephine Johnson; 1/29: Westbound.
PASO ROBLES INN CATTLEMAN’S LOUNGE: 1103 Spring St., 238-2660. Live entertainment Friday and Saturday at 9:30pm.
PINE STREET SALOON: 1234 Pine St., Paso Robles, 238-1114. Mon.: Open mic. Wed.: Live music or karaoke. Thurs.: North County Live. Sun., Tues., and Fri.: Karaoke. Sat: Live music. 1/23: Ricky Montijo.
POMAR JUNCTION VINEYARD & WINERY: 5036 S. El Pomar Rd., Templeton, 238-9940.
THE PONY CLUB AT HOTEL CHEVAL: 1021 Pine St., Paso Robles, 226-9995.
THE RANCH: 1285 Mission St. in San Miguel, liveattheranch.com or 467-5047.
ROCK ’N’ ROBLES: 2140 Heritage Loop Rd., Paso Robles, 296-3459, rocknrobles.com.
SCULPTERRA WINERY: 5015 Linne Rd., Paso Robles, 226-8881. Steve Key presents “Songwriters at Play” Sundays from 1-4pm. 1/24: Chi McClean; 1/31: Cave Clove Band.
VINA ROBLES AMPHITHEATRE: 3800 Mill Rd., Paso Robles, 286-3680.
CAMBRIA PINES LODGE: 2905 Burton Drive, Cambria, 927-4200 or cambriapineslodge.com. 1/21: J&B Rocks at 8:30pm; 1/22: Shameless at 9pm; 1/23: Catalina Eddy and the Blue Keys at 9pm; 1/24: Rumble Duo at 8:30pm; 1/25: Sebastian Luna at 8:30pm; 1/26: Louie Ortega at 9pm; 1/27: Jill Knight at 8:30pm; 1/28: Sebastian at 8pm; 1/29: Rumble Band at 9pm; 1/30: Soul Sauce 9pm; 1/31: Wright Martini Duo at 8pm.
LAS CAMBRITAS: 2336 Main St., Cambria, 927-0175. Live music every Thurs. evening and Sun. afternoons from 1-4pm.
MOZZI’S SALOON: 2262 Main St. in Cambria, 927-4767.
OLD CAYUCOS TAVERN: 130 N. Ocean Ave., Cayucos, 995-3209. Thurs.: Band auditions. Fri.-Sat.: Live music.
OTTER ROCK CAFE: 885 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, 772-1420. Wed: Karaoke, 8pm. Thurs.: Live jam, 8pm. Fri.-Sun.: live music. 1/21: Mud on the Tire from 7-10pm; 1/22: Code Blues from 8:30-11:30pm; 1/23: Cuesta Ridge from 8:30pm-12:30am; 1/24: Frankie & Alberto from 7-10pm; 1/25: Jill Knight from 6-9pm; 1/28: Keith Kenny from 7-10pm; 1/30: Three For All from 8:30pm-12:30am; 1/31: Meet the Foppers from 7-10pm.
ROCK ESPRESSO BAR: 275 Morro Bay Blvd., 772-3411. Live music 3-6pm on Sat.
STAX WINE BAR: 1099 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, 772-5055 or staxwine.com. Live music Thurs. from 6-8pm.
SWEET SPRINGS SALOON: 990 Los Osos Valley Road, Los Osos, 528-3764, sweetspringssaloon.com. Live music weekends.
TOGNAZZINI’S DOCKSIDE: 1245 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, 772-8100. Lenny Blue performs every Wed. at 11:30am.
WINDOWS ON THE WATER: 699 Embarcadero, Suite 7, Morro Bay, 772-0677. All shows 6-9pm. 1/25: Ted Wise; 1/29: Andrew Rubin.