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. 8/21: The Little George Band at 9pm; 8/22: LG Band at 3pm and The Little George Band at 9pm; 8/23: Rumble at 9pm; 8/24: Rumble at 7:30pm; 8/25: Steve Tracy at 7:30pm; 8/26: Steve Tracy at 7:30pm; 8/28: CK Solution at 9pm; 8/29: CK Solution at 9pm; 8/30: LBS at 9pm.
LAETITIA WINERY: 453 Laetitia Vineyard Drive, Arroyo Grande, 481-1772. Live Music Saturdays 1-4pm. 8/29: Nataly Plotner from 1-4pm; 8/30: Les Beck 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. 8/22: Indian Valley Band; 8/23: Nathan Clay; 8/30: Ras Danny and the Reggae All-Stars 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. 8/21: Swing Shift at 7pm; 8/22: Louie Ortega at 11am; 8/23: Jill Knight at noon; 8/28: Unfinished Business at 7pm; 8/29: Teddy Davenport at 11am and The Mooks at 7pm; 8/30: Matthew Szlachetka at noon.
TALLEY VINEYARDS: 3031 Lopez Dr., Arroyo Grande, 489-0446, talleyvineyards.com. 8/23: Soul Sauce.
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. 8/20: White Glove Service; 8/21: Natural Incense; 8/22: Truth About Seafood; 8/23: Bad Teenage Moustache; 8/24: Toan’s Open Jam; 8/25: Sam Pace and the Gilded Grit; 8/26: Billy Manzik; 8/27: Daniel Jiminez-Afanador; 8/28: Ras Danny; 8/29: Cadillac Angels; 8/30: 3rd Eye Blind Cover Band; 8/31: Toan’s Open Jam.
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. 8/20: Old Timey Jam 7-9pm; 8/21: Leila Milki, Chris Garwood, and Katie Stump at 8pm; 8/23: Big Variety Night at 6:30pm; 8/25: Badlnds at 7pm; 8/27: Those Folk at 7pm; 8/28: Joshua Kloyda at 8pm.
LUNA RED: 1023 Chorro St., 540-5243. 8/20: Michael Tozzi and the Indian Valley Band from 9-11pm; 8/21: Panga from 10-midnight; 8/22: Matt Clark from 10-noon; 8/23: Janine Rose & Co. from 3-5pm; 8/27: Matthew Szlachetka from 9-11pm; 8/28: Mike Annuzzi from 10pm-midnight; 8/29: Bear Market Riot from 10pm-midnight; 8/30: Shawn Clarke 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 the first Wed. of each month from 6-9pm.
SLO BREWING CO.: 1119 Garden St., 543-1843 or slobrewingco.com. 8/29: Drive-In Romeos at 7:30pm.
STEYNBERG GALLERY: 1531 Monterey St. 547-0278. 8/15: Gale McNeeley.
ASUNCION RIDGE: 725 12th St. Paso Robles, 237-1425. Live music Saturdays from 5-8pm. 8/21: Eric Brittain; 8/22: The Smith Duo; 8/29: Dulcie Taylor.
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. 8/22: Dead Zed’s Chopper; 8/29: Molly’s Revenge from 1-4pm.
BRU COFFEEHOUSE: 576 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 464-5007. Live music every Friday from 7-9pm. 8/21: Cuesta Jazz Combo; 8/28: PJ Robertson.
CAMOZZI’S: 5855 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 466-1880.
D’ANBINO VINEYARDS AND CELLARS: 710 Pine St., Paso Robles, 227-6800 or danbino.com. 8/21: Nicole Stromsoe from 8-10:30pm; 8/22: Unfinished Business from 8-10:30pm; 8/28: Crimson Calamity and Jill Knight from 7-9:30pm; 8/29: Adam Levine and Friends 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. 8/21: The Black Grit; 8/23: Panga; 8/25: The BanjerDan Show; 8/26: Bluegrass Jam Night; 8/27: Johsua Kloyda; 8/28: Nigel Walsh and His Band.
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. 8/22: Stellar Band; 8/26: Odonovan; 8/27: Blue Voodoo; 8/28: Travis Meadows at 7:30pm; 8/29: Tres Mojitos.
POMAR JUNCTION VINEYARD & WINERY: 5036 S. El Pomar Rd., Templeton, 238-9940. 8/21: Jan and Ted’s Excellent Adventure.
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. 8/23: Connie Lim; 8/30: Shane Alexander.
VINA ROBLES AMPHITHEATRE: 3800 Mill Rd., Paso Robles, 286-3680. 8/24: Joe Bonamassa at 7:30pm.
CAMBRIA PINES LODGE: 2905 Burton Drive, Cambria, 927-4200 or cambriapineslodge.com.
FUEL DOCK SALOON: 900 Main St., Morro Bay, 772-8478. 8/21: Intrinsic at 9pm; 8/22: Back Bay Betty from 3-6pm and RF8 at 9pm; 8/28: Copy Katz; 8/29: Edge of Art from 3-6pm and Catalina Eddy and the Blue Keys 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 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. 8/20: Doug Macrae and Ange Maria from 7-10pm; 8/21: Green to White from 8:30-11:30pm; 8/22: Lu Lu and the Cowtippers from 8:30pm-12:30am; 8/23: Bobby Santa Cruz and friends from 7-10pm; 8/24: Spike; 8/27: David Harris from 7-10pm; 8/28: Croondogs from 8:30pm-12:30am; 8/29: Attic Empire from 5-pm; 8/30: Emily Zisman and Ryan Avery from 7-10pm.
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. 8/28: Les Beck; 8/31: Grant Chase.