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. 1/24: Steppin’ Out from 9pm-2am; 1/25: Tommy Lee and The Portigees Band from 3-8pm, Steppin’ Out from 9pm-2am; 1/26-27: J.B. Rocks from 9pm-2am; 1/28-29: Jimmy Jimmy from 9pm-2am; 1/31: The Little George Band from 9pm-2am.
LAETITIA WINERY: 453 Laetitia Vineyard Drive, Arroyo Grande, 481-1772. Live Music Saturdays 1-4pm. 2/16: Soul Sauce.
LIDO RESTAURANT AT DOLPHIN BAY: 2727 Shell Beach Road, Shell Beach, 773-4300 or thedolphinbay.com. Join Three Martini Lunch every Thurs. and Fri. from 6-9pm. Matt Cross plays Tues. at 5:30pm.
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. Karaoke Wed. at 9pm. 1/24: Indian Valley Band at 8pm; 1/25: Sanity Capsoul at 8pm; 1/26: Soul Sauce at 1pm; 1/30: Matt Cross and the One Night Band at 8pm.
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. 1/26: Louie Ortega; 1/29: Martini Lunch.
SHELL CAFÉ: 1351 Price St., Pismo Beach, 773-8300. Craig Louis Dingman hosts the Blues Master Jam Wed. from 6:30-9:30pm. 1/23: Songwriters at Play featuring Small Potatoes from 6:30-9:30pm; 1/24: Liv and Rob from 7-10pm; 1/25: Route 66 from 7-10pm; 1/26: Black Market Trio from 6-8pm; 1/30: Songwriters at Play from 6:30-9:30pm; 1/31: Chris Beland from 7-10pm.
TALLEY VINEYARDS: 3031 Lopez Dr., Arroyo Grande, 489-0446, talleyvineyards.com.
VENTANA GRILL: 2575 Price St. Pismo Beach, 773-0000, or ventanagrill.com. Matt Cross plays on Mon and Wed. evenings.
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.; Tim Jackson and Dave Miller play 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. 1/27: Stereo Steve from 6:30-9pm.
CREEKY TIKI: 782 Higuera St., 903-2591.
FROG & PEACH PUB: 728 Higuera St., 595-3764. 1/23: Reeform Band – White Glove Service at 8pm; 1/24: Dread Daze at 8pm; 1/26: ScreamBirds at 8pm; 1/29: Julian Temple Band 5:30pm, Keith Kenny at 8pm; 2/8: The Cadillac Angels at 9:30pm.
THE GRADUATE: 990 Industrial Way, 541-0969 or slograd.com. Wed.: College Hump Night, with Wild 106 (DJ). Thurs.: Country Stampede with DJ Rich. Fri: Hot Latin Nights; First Sat.: Big Chill Night (DJ).
LINNAEA’S CAFE: 1110 Garden St., 541-5888. Live music at 8pm Thurs.-Sat. and 7pm Sun.-Wed. 1/23: SLO Fed Jazz Jam; 1/28: Maxwell Hughes.
LUNA RED: 1023 Chorro St., 540-5243. Live music Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights from 10pm-midnight. 1/23: Jody Mulgrew; 1/24: Mason Blackwell; 1/25: Chris Beland; 1/30: Hot Club of SLO; 1/31: Tipsy Gypsies.
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. 1/23: Tasty Treat with Kicks N Licks at 8pm; 1/24: J Boog with Los Rakas at 7:30pm; 1/25: John Corbett at 7:30pm; 1/6 Zion I at 7:30pm; 1/29: Gentleman Hall at 7:30pm; 1/30: Aristocrats with Travis Larson; 1/31: Winter Karaoke Contest; 2/1: The Mother Hips at 7:30pm; 2/4: Michael Schenker at 7pm; 2/5: Whiskey Myers at 7:30pm.
STEYNBERG GALLERY: 1531 Monterey St., 547-0278. 2/22: Shadowlands at 7:30pm.
Z CLUB: 2010 Parker St., 544-2582.
BROKEN EARTH WINERY: 5625 Highway 46E, Paso Robles, CA, 239-2562. Live music Saturdays from 1-4pm. 1/25: Scott Liddi; 2/1: Doc Maguire; 2/8: Elijah Palmer; 2/15: Booker Tease; 2/22: James Rivers.
CAMOZZI’S: 5855 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 466-1880.
D’ANBINO VINEYARDS AND CELLARS: 710 Pine St., Paso Robles, 227-6800 or danbino.com. 1/25: Up in the Air from 7:30-10pm; 2/8: Fleetwood Dreams from 6:30-10pm.
THE HAVEN WINE BISTRO: 6155 El Camino Real, Atascadero, havenwinebar.net or 468-4880. Live music Wed.-Sat., blue jam Sun. 5-8pm.
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. 1/24: Up & Lila.
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. Sun., Tues., and Fri.: Karaoke. Sat: Live music. 1/25: Mark Sellars Band; 2/1: Mid Night Wine; 2/8: Travis Howard 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.
VINA ROBLES AMPHITHEATRE: 3800 Mill Rd., Paso Robles, 286-3680.
10TH STREET GRILL: 2011 10th St., Los Osos, 528-2011 or 10thstreetgrill.com. Jeff Bright, classical guitarist, plays every first Thurs. at 6pm.
CAMBRIA PINES LODGE: 2905 Burton Drive, Cambria, 927-4200 or cambriapineslodge.com. Entertainment every night in the Fireside Lounge. 1/23: Meet the Foppers; 1/24: Stellar; 1/25: Soul Sauce; 1/26: Les Beck; 1/27: Busy Fingers; 1/28: Louie Ortega; 1/29: Jill Knight; 1/30: J&B Rocks; 1/31: Girls and Boys.
FUEL DOCK SALOON: 900 Main St., Morro Bay, 772-8478. 1/24: Probes from 3-6pm; 1/25: Mighty Croon Dogs from 3-6pm and 9pm; 1/31: Miller Brothers Rock N’Roll at 9pm.
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. 1/24: Bootleggers at 8pm; 1/25: The Jammies at 8pm; 1/26: Good Medicine from 5-8pm; Spike at 6pm; 1/31: Code Blue at 8:30pm; 2/1: Spike and Alex at 8pm; 2/3: Billy Foppiano from 6-9pm.
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. Live music from 6-9pm. 1/24: David Pope; 1/27: Richard Green; 2/3: Julian Temple; 2/7: Dulcie Taylor.