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. 10/10: High Voltage at 9pm; 10/11: Steve Tracy at 9pm; 10/12: Steve Tracy at 7:30pm; 10/13: 6250 at 7:30pm; 10/14: 6250 at 7:30pm; 10/18: 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. Live DJ Tues. and Wed.; DJ Drumz every Fri.; Mid Life Crisis every Sat.; Karaoke with DJ Sam on Sun. 10/10: Resination.
MR. RICK’S: 404 Front St., Avila Beach, 595-7425. 10/9: DJ SOL at 8pm; 10/11: DJ Sparx at 1 pm; 10/16: Soul Sauce at 8pm; 10/18: Steve Tracy Project.
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. 10/9: Blue Moonshine ay 6:30pm; 10/10: Gordon McKinley at noon and Novox at 7pm; 10/11: Jill Cohn at 11am; 10/16: Gitano at 6:30pm; 10/17: John Alan Connerly at 11am; 10/18: Richard Green 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.
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BANG THE DRUM BREWERY: 950 Orcutt Rd., 242-8372. 10/9: Kenny Taylor Band from 7-9pm; 10/10: Aaron Porter from 8-10pm; 10/11: Edison from 4-6pm.
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. 10/8: Quel Bordel and Palace Ballroom; 10/9: Sol Tribe; 10/10: Sit Kitty Sit; 10/12: Open Jam; 10/13: Rafael Tranquil Band; 10/14: Rooster Ra; 10/15: Royal Jelly Jive; 10/16: Dread Daze; 10/17: Pointdexter; 10/18: Deerpeople.
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. 10/8: SLO Fed Jazz at 7pm; 10/9: Cook and Rose at 8pm; 10/10: Morning Bear at 8pm; 10/14: Brenda XU at 7pm; 10/15: Old Timey Jam from 7-9pm.
LUNA RED: 1023 Chorro St., 540-5243.10/8: Michael Tozzi and the Indian Valley Band at 10pm; 10/9: Cloudship at 10pm; 10/10: Janine Rose and Company at 10pm; 10/11: Shawn Clark at 3pm; 10/15: Kenny Taylor at 10pm; 10/16: The Alkis at 10pm; 10/17: Robert Herrera at 10pm; 10/18: Josh Cody at 3pm;
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.
SLO BREWING CO.: 1119 Garden St., 543-1843 or slobrewingco.com. 10/8: Rebel Souljahz at 7:30pm; 10/10: Turnpike Troubadours at 7:30pm; 10/13: Alejandro Escovedo at 7pm; 10/15: Nothing Ever Stays, The Vacant Shapes, and High Tides at 8pm; 10/16: Hirie at 7:30pm; 10/17: Proxima Parada and Fialta at 7:30pm.
STEYNBERG GALLERY: 1531 Monterey St. 547-0278.
ASUNCION RIDGE: 725 12th St. Paso Robles, 237-1425. Live music Saturdays and Sundays from 5-8pm. 10/9: Billy Foppiano; 10/10: Eric Brittain; 10/16: Wine Country Troubadours; 10/17: Dorian Michael and Nicole Stromsoe.
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. 10/10: Xpanse; 10/17: Burning James and the Funky Flames.
BRU COFFEEHOUSE: 576 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 464-5007. Live music every Friday from 7-9pm. 10/9: Lamb’s Ear; 10/16: Nick Brittan.
CAMOZZI’S: 5855 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 466-1880.
CHATEAU LETTAU: 840 13th St. Paso Robles, 238-6800. 10/9: Nataly Lola at 6pm; 10/10: Xpanse at 6pm; 10/15: Hannah Blaylock at 6pm; 10/16: Ted Waterhouse at 6pm; 10/17: Lulu and the Cowtippers at 5pm.
D’ANBINO VINEYARDS AND CELLARS: 710 Pine St., Paso Robles, 227-6800 or danbino.com. 10/2: Catalina Eddy and the Blue Keys from 8-10:30pm; 10/3: Luis Oliart from 8-10:10pm; 10/9: Jody Mulgrew, Mare Wakefield, and Nomad from 7-9:30pm; 10/10: The Martin Paris Band from 8-10:30pm; 10/16: Bif Daddy’s Blues Band from 8-10:30pm; 10/17: Oasis 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. 10/8: Fireside Jam; 10/9: Jon Benson; 10/13: The BanjerDan Show; 10/15: Fireside Jam; 10/16: BanjerDan.
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.
POMAR JUNCTION VINEYARD & WINERY: 5036 S. El Pomar Rd., Templeton, 238-9940. 10/16: JD Project.
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. 10/11: Melanie Devaney; 10/18: Michael-Ann.
VINA ROBLES AMPHITHEATRE: 3800 Mill Rd., Paso Robles, 286-3680. 10/16: Judas Priest and Mastodon at 7:30pm.
CAMBRIA PINES LODGE: 2905 Burton Drive, Cambria, 927-4200 or cambriapineslodge.com. 10/8: LBS at 9pm; 10/9: Mud on the Tire at 9pm; 10/10: Shameless at 9pm; 10/11: Billy Foppiano at 8:30pm; 10/12: Dulcie Taylor from 8:30pm; 10/13: Lenny Blue at 8:30pm; 10/13: Lenny Blue at 8:30pm; 10/14: Jill Knight at 8:30pm; 10/15: J&B Rocks at 8:30pm; 10/16: The Belmonts at 9:30pm; 10/17: Triple Threat 9pm; 10/18: Sebastian Luna 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 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. 10/8: The Eric Brittain Trio from 7-10pm; 10/9: Three For All from 8:30pm-12:30am; 10/10: Booty Shakers from 8:30pm-12:30am; 10/11: Bobby Santa Cruz and Friends from 7-10pm; 10/15: Matt Bednarsky from 7-10pm; 10/16: Jill Knight Band from 8:30-12:30am; 10/17: Spike and Alex from 8-midnight; 10/18: Billy and Charlie Foppiano
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. 10/9: Dorian Michael; 10/12: Les Beck.