THE CLIFFS RESORT: 2757 Shell Beach Rd., Shell Beach, 773-5000, cliffsresort.com.
FIGUEROA MOUNTAIN BREWING CO.: Singer/Songwriter Night every Wed. from 8-10pm. 1462 E. Grand Ave., Arroyo Grande, 474-8525, figmtnbrew.com. 5/12: Matt Cross from 8:30-11pm; 5/20: Three 4 All from 8:30pm-11pm.
HARRY’S NIGHT CLUB AND BEACH BAR: Cypress and Pomeroy, downtown Pismo Beach, 773-1010. Thurs.: Front Row Karaoke. 5/12: HidSite at 9pm; 5/13: HindSite at 9pm; 5/14: Tommy Lee and the Portigees at 9pm; 5/15: Tommy Lee at 7:30pm; 5/16: Steve Tracy Project at 7:30pm; 5/17: Steve Tracy Project at 7:30pm; 5/18: DJ Camote at 5pm and JAWZ Karaoke at 9pm; 5/19: The Jammies at 9pm; 5/20: The Jammies at 9pm; 5/21: Triple Threat at 3pm and Rock of Ages at 9pm.
LIDO RESTAURANT AT DOLPHIN BAY: 2727 Shell Beach Rd., Pismo Beach, 773-4300 or thedolphinbay.com. Live music Tues., Thurs., and Fri. from 5-8pm.
MONGO’S SALOON: 359 W. Grand Ave., Grover Beach, 489-3639. Open blues jam every Wed.: DJ Drumz every Fri.; Karaoke with DJ Sam every Sun. 5/13: Explode the Machine; 5/20: Afternoon Jamb at 3pm and Explode the Machine at 9pm.
MR. RICK’S: 404 Front St., Avila Beach, 595-7425. 5/12: Three4All at 8pm; 5/13: Triple Threat at 8pm; 5/14: LBS at 1pm; 5/19: Bluz Dogs at 8pm; 5/20: Shameless at 8pm; 5/21: Bill Manzik at 1pm.
PUFFERS OF PISMO: 781 Price St., Pismo Beach, 773-6563, puffersofpismo.com. Live music every Tues. from 6:30-9:30pm, and most Fri. and Sat. from 7-10pm. 5/12: Toan Chau at 7pm; 5/13: Michael Dave at 7pm; 5/16: Side Effects at 6:30pm; 5/18: Ron Pagan at 7pm; 5/20: Doug Mcrae at 7pm; 5/21: Michael Dave at 5pm.
SEAVENTURE: 100 Ocean View, Pismo Beach, 773-4994. Live music every Wed. from 6-9pm, Fri. from 6-9pm; and Sun. from 2-6pm.
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BANG THE DRUM BREWERY: 950 Orcutt Rd., 242-8372, bangthedrumbrewery.com.
BARRELHOUSE BREWING CO. SPEAKEASY: 1033 Chorro St. 296-1128, barrelhousebrewing.com. 5/17: 3 for the Road at 7:30pm.
BON TEMPS CREOLE CAFE: 1000 Olive St., 544-2100. Zydeco music, live blues, and jazz on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings.
FROG & PEACH PUB: 728 Higuera St., 595-3764. 5/11: Brass Mash; 5/12: Green Machine; 5/13: Tony Holiday and the Velvetones; 5/15: Toan’s Open Jam.
THE GRADUATE: 990 Industrial Way, 541-096, slograd.com. 5/11: Country Night from 8pm-2am; 5/12: Noche Caliente from 10pm-2am; 5/18: Country Night from 8pm-2am; 5/19: Noche Caliente from 10pm-2am.
KREUZBERG COFFEE COMPANY: 685 Higuera St., 439-2060, kreuzbergcalifornia.com. Open mic night every Wed.
THE LIBRARY BAR AND LOUNGE: 723 Higuera St., 542-0199.
LINNAEA’S CAFE: 1110 Garden St., 541-5888. 5/16: Cuesta Jazz at 7pm; 5/18: Old Timey Jam at 7pm.
LUNA RED: 1023 Chorro St., 540-5243. 5/12: The Brothers Gerhardt from 10pm-midnight; 5/13: Arthur Watership from 10pm-midnight; 5/19: The Bonneville Phantoms from 10p-midnight; 5/20: Chris Beland from 10pm-midnight.
MOTHER’S TAVERN: 725 Higuera St, 541-8733, motherstavern.com. Live music every Fri. from 7:30-10:30pm.
NOVO RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE: 726 Higuera St., 543-3986, novorestaurant.com.
SLO BREW: 736 Higuera St., 543-1843, slowbrew.com. 5/11: Twin Forks, The Social Animals, and Dan Layus at 10:30pm; 5/15: Geographer and Nine Pound Shadow at 10pm; 5/16: Mark Mackay at 10pm; 5/19: Eat the Wolf and Future Dead Men at 10pm.
STEYNBERG GALLERY: 1531 Monterey St. 547-0278. 5/6: Flamenco from 7-9:30pm; 5/12: Jude Johnstone from 7:30-9:30pm.
TAP IT BREWING COMPANY: Clarion Ct., 545-7702, tapitbrewing.com. 5/12: Razzvio; 5/19: Crisptones.
ASUNCION RIDGE: 725 12th St. Paso Robles, 237-1425. Live music Fridays and Saturdays from 5-8pm. 5/12: J Street Slim and the Liesurenaut; 5/13: Noach Tangeras; 5/20: Ted Waterhouse and Johnny Johnson.
BARRELHOUSE BREWING CO. BREWERY AND BEER GARDENS: 3055 Limestone Way, Paso Robles, 296-1128, barrelhousebrewing.com. 5/12: Burning James and the Funky Flames at 5:30pm; 5/13: Rickey Montijo and the Mojitos at 5:30pm; 5/14: Gypsy Flame at noon; 5/15: Gypsy Flame at 2pm; 5/19: Kenny Taylor Band at 5:30pm; 5/20: Oso Sol at 5:30pm; 5/21: Gypsy Flame at noon.
D’ANBINO VINEYARDS AND CELLARS: 710 Pine St., Paso Robles, 227-6800 or danbino.com. 5/12: Dolce Musica from 8-10:30pm; 5/13: Barflyz from 8-10:30pm; 5/19: Wood from 8-10:30pm; 5/20: Ages of Retro from 8-10:30pm.
ENOTECA RESTAURANT AND BAR: 206 Alexa Ct., Paso Robles, 238-2834, labellasera.com. Jazz every Thurs. night featuring Adam Levine and Judy Philbin from 7-9pm.
LAST STAGE WEST: Halfway Station on Highway 41 (15050 Morro Road at Toro Creek), 461-1393 or laststagewest.net. 5/11: The BanjerDan Show with Miss Leo; 5/18: The BanjerDan Show with Lauren Barth and Levi Parham; 5/19: The Reckless Saints.
PASO ROBLES INN CATTLEMAN’S LOUNGE: 103 Spring St., 238-2660. Live music 6-8pm and Friday and Saturday from 9:30-11:30pm.
PINE STREET SALOON: 1234 Pine St., Paso Robles, 238-1114.
PONY CLUB WINE BAR AT HOTEL CHEVAL: 1021 Pine St., Paso Robles, 226-9995. 5/12: Luke Byron from 6-9pm; 5/13: Kenny Taylor from 6-9pm; 5/14: Lance Robison from 5-8pm; 5/20: Rewined from 6-9pm; 5/21: Martin Paris from 5-8pm.
SCULPTERRA WINERY: 5015 Linne Rd., Paso Robles, 226-8881. Steve Key presents “Songwriters at Play” Saturdays and Sundays from 1-4pm. 5/14: Kendra McKinley; 5/21: Alice Wallace.
TOOTH & NAIL WINERY: 3090 Anderson Rd., Paso Robles, 369-6100. 5/14: Cash’d Out at 5:30pm; 5/21: The Dustbowl Revival at 6pm.
VINA ROBLES VINEYARDS AND WINERY: 3700 Mill Rd. Highway 46 E. Paso Robles, 227-4812, vinarobles.com. Live music every Sat. from 1-4pm. 5/13: Kenny Taylor from 1-4pm; 5/20: Kris Simeon.
CAMBRIA PINES LODGE: 2905 Burton Drive, Cambria, 927-4200, cambriapineslodge.com. 5/11: Marcus DiMaggio at 8:30pm; 5/12: Mighty Croon Dogs at 9pm; 5/13: Catalina Eddy at 9pm; 5/14: Billy Foppiono at 8:30pm; 5/15: Billy and Charlie Duo at 8:30pm; 5/16: Louie Ortega at 8:30pm; 5/17: Andy Scott at 8:30pm; 5/18: Rumble Duo at 8:30pm; 5/19: Rumble at 8:30pm; 5/20: Rough House at 8:30pm; 5/21: Sebastian Luna at 8:30pm.
LAS CAMBRITAS: 2336 Main St., Cambria, 927-0175. Jon Stephens every Thurs. from 5-8pm.
OLD CAYUCOS TAVERN & CARDROOM: 130 N. Ocean Ave., Cayucos, 995-3209, oldcayucostavern.com. Live music every Fri and Sat.
OTTER ROCK CAFE: 885 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, 772-1420. Wed: Karaoke, 8pm. Thurs.: Live jam, 8pm. Fri.-Sun.: live music. 5/11: ONEoz., M.K.C., and Simple Sensation from 7-10pm; 5/12: Ras Danny and the All-Stars from 8-11pm; 5/13: Croondogs from 8-11pm; 5/14: Charlie McNeal Trio from 6:30-9:30pm; 5/15: Erin English Band and Kendra McKinley from 6:30-9:30pm; 5/17: Karaoke with Bob Santa Cruz from8-11pm; 5/18: Sovereign Vine from 6:30-9:30pm; 5/19: Crooked Eye Tommy from 8-11pm; 5/21: Billy and Charlie Foppiano from 6:30-9:30pm.
THE SIREN: Main St., Morro Bay, 772-8478, thesirenmorrobay.com.
STAX WINE BAR: 1099 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, 772-5055, staxwine.com. Live music Thurs. and Sun. from 6-8pm.
WINDOWS ON THE WATER: 699 Embarcadero, Suite 7, Morro Bay, 772-0677. 5/12: Les Beck; 5/15: Jeff Peters; 5/19: Ted Wise.