Goin’ South ...
THE CLIFFS RESORT: 2757 Shell Beach Road, 773-5000 or cliffsresort.com.
CUVEE BISTRO AND CHAMPAGNE BAR: 550 1st St., Avila Beach, 595-2245. Live music Thurs. and Sat. 6-9pm.
F. MCLINTOCKS SALOON: Two locations: 750 Mattie Road 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. 1/23: Stinger from 9-11:30pm; 1/25: Juan Marquez at 9pm; 1/26: Juan Marquez at 5:30pm; 1/27: Tommy Lee at 7:30pm; 1/30: Rumble 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. Karaoke Tuesday and Wednesday. Live Music Friday and Saturday at 9pm.
MR. RICK’S: 404 Front St., Avila Beach, 595-7425. 1/30: Klass-X at 8pm; 1/31: Booty Shakers at 8pm; 2/1: Matt Cross at 1pm.
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. 1/23: Code Blues at 7pm; 1/24: Ted Waterhouse at 11am and Avenue and Dejavu at 7pm; 1/25: Louie Ortega at 11am; 1/30: McKinley Boys at 6pm; 1/31: Jon Stephen at 11am; 2/1: Lenny Blue at 11am.
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
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. 1/22: Soul Explozion; 1/23: Ras Danny; 1/24: Zuhg; 1/25: Zuhg; 1/26: Toan’s Open Jam; 1/27: Thicker Than Thieves; 1/28: Micah Schnabel; 1/29: Kenny Taylor Band; 1/30: Dread Daze; 1/31: Bear Market Riot.
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. 1/22: SLO FED at 7pm; 1/23: Anton Kellner & the Lone Stars at 8pm; 1/24: Andra Taylor & Nate Dodge at 8pm; 1/27: Zoe Sundra at 7pm; 1/31: Mike Wojniak.
LUNA RED: 1023 Chorro St., 540-5243. Live music Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights from 10pm-midnight, and Sunday from 3-5pm. 1/22: Bear Market Riot; 1/23: Chris Jamison; 1/24: Bonaventure; 1/25: Chris Beland; 1/29: Chris Beland.
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 every Wed. from 6-9pm.
SLO BREWING CO.: 1119 Garden St., 543-1843 or slobrewingco.com. 1/22: Kim Simmonds & Savoy Brown at 7pm; 1/24: Agent Orange at 7:30pm; 1/25: The Expendables at 7pm; 1/27: Natural Vibrations & Junior Reid at 7:30pm; 1/30: Y&T at 7:30pm; 1/31: Natural Incense at 7:30pm.
STEYNBERG GALLERY: 1531 Monterey St. 547-0278. 1/31: Shadowlands at 8pm.
ASUNCION RIDGE: 725 12th St. Paso Robles, 237-1425. Live music Saturdays from 5-8pm. 1/24: Daniel Palmer.
AVION & CLAW: 6155 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 461-9463 or avionandclaw.com. Live music Fri. and Sat.: from 8-11pm. BROKEN EARTH WINERY: 5625 Highway 46E, Paso Robles, 239-2562. Live music Saturdays from 1-4pm.
BRU COFFEEHOUSE: 576 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 464-5007. 1/23: Cloudship; 1/30: Dulcie Taylor.
CAMOZZI’S: 5855 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 466-1880.
D’ANBINO VINEYARDS AND CELLARS: 710 Pine St., Paso Robles, 227-6800 or danbino.com. 1/23: gig jam 23 from 7:30pm-10pm; 1/24: Jazz on the Vineb from 2-4:30pm and Trickey Lix Band from 7:30pm-10pm; 1/31: Trinom3 from 7:30-10pm.
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. 1/20: The BanjerDan Show with Cliff Stepp; 1/22: Tanner Scott; 1/23: Panga; 1/25: Andra Taylor & Matt Dodge; 1/26: Pj & RT; 1/27: Tanner Scott; 1/28: Bluegrass Jam Night; 1/29: Tanner Scott.
PAPPY MCGREGOR’S: pappymcgregors.com or 238-7070, 1122 Pine St. in Paso Robles.
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. 1/22: Bootie Shakers at 9pm; 1/24: Tres Mojitos at 9pm; 1/28: Eugene Christopher; 1/29: James Rivers; 1/31: Hats Off Band.
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.
SCULPTERRA WINERY: 5015 Linne Road, Paso Robles, 226-8881. Steve Key presents “Songwriters at Play” Sundays from 1-4pm. 1/25: Stuart Mason from 1-4pm.
VINA ROBLES AMPHITHEATRE: 3800 Mill Rd., Paso Robles, 286-3680.
10TH STREET GRILL: 2011 10th St., Los Osos, 528-2011 or 10thstreetgrill.com.
CAMBRIA PINES LODGE: 2905 Burton Drive, Cambria, 927-4200 or cambriapineslodge.com. 1/22: Starling and Wright at 8:30pm; 1/23: Catalina Eddie and the Blue Keys at 9pm; 1/24: Lenny Blue at 9pm; 1/25: Richard Green at 8:30pm; 1/26: Anthony Roselli at 8:30pm; 1/27: Louie Ortega at 8:30pm; 1/28: Jill Knight at 8:30pm; 1/29: Sunny Wright at 8:30pm; 1/30: Julia Mitchell at 9pm; 1/31: Stellar Band at 9pm; 2/1: Stef Rodman at 8:30pm.
FUEL DOCK SALOON: 900 Main St., Morro Bay, 772-8478.
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 tryouts. Fri.-Sat.: Live music.
OTTER ROCK CAFE: 885 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, 772-1420. Wed: Karaoke, 8pm. Thurs.: Live jam, 8pm. Fri.-Sun.: live music. 1/22: Vet Anslinger from 7-10pm; 1/23: One Time Spaceman from 8:30pm-12:30am; 1/24: Steve Tracy Band 8:30pm-12:30am; 1/25: Mud on the Tire from 6-9pm; 1/29: Frankie Parades with Mud on the Tire from 7-10pm; 1/30: Back Bay Betty from 8:30pm-12:30am.
ROCK ESPRESSO BAR: 275 Morro Bay Blvd., 772-3411. Live music 3-6pm on Sat.
SKIPPERS RESTAURANT: 113 N Ocean, Cayucos, 995-1122.
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. 1/23: Les Beck; 1/26: Grant Chase & Shaun Fairfield.