THE CLIFFS RESORT: 2757 Shell Beach Road, 773-5000 or cliffsresort.com.
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. 5/15: Hindsite at 9pm; 5/16: Rock Solid at 3pm and Hindsite at 9pm; 5/17: Steve Tracy Project at 3pm; 5/19: Juan Marquez and Double Shot at 7:30pm; 5/20: Juan Marquez and Double Shot at 7:30pm; 5/22: Little George Band at 9pm; 5/23: Steve Tracy Project at 3pm and Little George band at 9pm; 5/24: Copy Katz at 3pm and Tommy Lee and the Portigees at 9pm.
LAETITIA WINERY: 453 Laetitia Vineyard Drive, Arroyo Grande, 481-1772. Live Music Saturdays 1-4pm. 5/23: Cocktail Shorty; 5/24: Nataly Plotner from 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. 5/22: Miller’s Bros; 5/23: Soul Sauce; 5/24: Soul Sauce.
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. 5/16: Ted Waterhouse at 11am and Swing Shift at 7pm; 5/17: Musical Charis at 11am; 5/22: Gillie Wheesels at 7pm; 5/23: John Stephen at 11am; 5/24: Richard Green at 11am.
TALLEY VINEYARDS: 3031 Lopez Dr., Arroyo Grande, 489-0446, talleyvineyards.com. 5/17: AGHS Jazz Band from 1-4pm.
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. 5/14: Dirty Revival; 5/15: Reggae Friday; 5/16: VuDoo Lounge; 5/17: Michael Dean Damron; 5/18: Toan’s Open Jam; 5/19: Musical Charis; 5/20: Exquisite Corps; 5/22; Dread Daze; 5/23: Sage Gentle Wing; 5/24: Young Creatures.
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. 5/14: SLO Fed Jazz at 7pm; 5/16: David Deirs at 8pm; 5/19: Cuesta Jazz; 5/21: Old Timey Jam from 7-9pm; 5/22: Anny Celsi and Trysette Loosemore; 5/23: Ky Burt at 8pm.
LUNA RED: 1023 Chorro St., 540-5243. 5/14: Matthew Szlachetka and Jamie Kent from 9-11pm; 5/15: Cloudship from 10-11:45pm; 5/16: Musical Charis from 10-11:45pm; 5/17: Amy Obenski; 5/21: Julian Temple Band from 9-11pm; 5/22: Green to White from 10-11:45pm; 5/23: James Statton from 10-11:45pm; 5/24: Joey Benjamin from 3-5pm.
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. 5/14: Royal Jelly Jive at 7:30pm; 5/15: Hirie at 7:30pm; 5/16: Shannon and the Clams, Swimmers, and Dog Party at 7:30pm; 5/17: Swingin Utters at 8pm; 5/20: Fortunate Youth at 8pm; 5/21: Asleep at the Wheel at 7:30pm; 5/22: Whitney Morgan and the 78’s at 7pm; 5/24: Sage Francis at 8pm.
STEYNBERG GALLERY: 1531 Monterey St. 547-0278.
ASUNCION RIDGE: 725 12th St. Paso Robles, 237-1425. Live music Saturdays from 5-8pm. 5/15: Martin Paris; 5/16: The Smith Duo; 5/22: J Street Slim; 5/23: Eric Brittain.
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. 5/16: Martin Paris Band; 5/23: Burning James and the Funky Flames.
BRU COFFEEHOUSE: 576 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 464-5007. Live music every Friday from 7-9pm. 5/15: The Simple Parade; 5/22: Richard Green.
CAMOZZI’S: 5855 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 466-1880.
D’ANBINO VINEYARDS AND CELLARS: 710 Pine St., Paso Robles, 227-6800 or danbino.com. 5/15: Unfinished Business from 7:30-10pm; 5/16: Big Daddy’s Blues Band from 7:30-10pm; 5/22: Route 66 from 7:30-10pm; 5/23: Human Nation 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. 5/14: Tanner Scott; 5/15: Holly Ann Phillips; 5/16: Anthony Roselli; 5/19: The BanjerDan Show; 5/21: Tanner Scott; 5/22: Noach Tangeras; 5/23: Anny Celsi and Trysette Loosemore; 5/24: Kustom Kool.
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. 5/14: Rod Norris; 5/16: Judge Mike and the Lawless; 5/21: Exquisite Corps; 5/23: Jammies.
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. 5/17: Darius Degher; 5/24: The Harmony People.
VINA ROBLES AMPHITHEATRE: 3800 Mill Rd., Paso Robles, 286-3680. 5/16: Tony Bennett at 7:30pm; 5/17: Moonshiner Collective, Girls & Boys, Captain Nasty, Zongo All-Stars, The Kicks with Samba Loca.
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. 5/14: Rumble Duo; 5/15: Julia Beaver; 5/16: The Belmore Trio; 5/17: Billy Foppiano; 5/18: T.K.O.; 5/19: Louie Ortega; 5/20: Jill Knight; 5/21: Livin Large; 5/22: Soul Sauce; 5/23: Mighty Croon Dogs; 5/24: LBS.
FUEL DOCK SALOON: 900 Main St., Morro Bay, 772-8478. 5/15: Steve Tracy Band at 9pm; 5/16: Edge of Art from 3-6pm and Shameless at 9pm.; 5/22: A.D.D. at 9pm; 5/23: Rough House at 3pm and Booty Shakers 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. 5/14: Paul Johnson from 7-10pm; 5/15: Bobby Santa Cruz Band from 8-11pm; 5/16: Local Vocals from 8pm-midnight; 5/17: Xpanse from 7-10pm; 5/18: John Stephen from 7-10pm; 5/21: Skyler from 7-10pm; 5/22: Jimmy Harrell and Amaya Rose; 5/23: Jody Mulgrew and Friends from 8:30pm-12:30am; 5/24: The Jill Knight Band from 7:30-11:30pm.
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. 5/18: Elitajazz.