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.
LAETITIA WINERY: 453 Laetitia Vineyard Drive, Arroyo Grande, 481-1772. Live Music Saturdays 1-4pm. 9/13: Two For the Road; 9/21: 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. 9/5: Unfinished Business from 4-8pm and Matt Cross and the One Night Band from 8-midnight; 9/6: Indian Valley Band at 8pm; 9/7: Soul Sauce at 1pm; 9/12: The JD Project from 4-8pm; 9/13: Legends at 8pm; 9/14: The Crisptones at 1pm; 9/19: Resignation from 4-8pm.
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.
SHELL CAFÉ: 1351 Price St., Pismo Beach, 773-8300. Craig Louis Dingman hosts the Blues Master Jam Wed. from 6:30-9:30pm. Songwriters at play Thurs. at 6:30 pm. 9/5: Jaime Wyatt & The Bang Bangs; 9/6: Kaily Stevens at noon and Dr. Danger at pm; 9/7: Michael Hocking at 11am; 9/13: Ted Waterhouse at 11am; 9/14: Joelyn Lutz at 11am; 9/19: David Rosales at 6:30pm.
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.
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. 9/26: A’ La Lune at 8pm; 9/28: Matt Woods at 8pm.
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. Live music at 8pm Thurs.-Sat. and 7pm Sun. 9/5: AAD at 6pm; 9/6: Carmen & Camille at 8pm; 9/7: Sneaky Bones at 7pm; 9/11: SLO Fed Jazz Jam at 7pm; 9/12: Steven Paul Ploog at 8pm; 9/13: David Loeppke at 8pm; 9/16: Cuesta Jazz at 7pm; 9/18: Old Timey Jam from 7-9pm (beginners session 6:30-7pm).
LUNA RED: 1023 Chorro St., 540-5243. Live music Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights from 10pm-midnight, and Sunday from 3-5pm. 8/28: Katie Garibaldi; 8/29: Bonaventure; 8/30: Natalie Haskins; 8/31: Paul Silva;
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. 9/4: Tribal Seeds at 7pm; 9/6: High Voltage (ACDC Tribute Band) at 7:30pm; 9/12: Gardens & Villa at 7:30pm; 9/13: Captain Nasty & Julian Temple Band at 7:30 pm; 9/14: Chuck Ragan at 8pm; 9/18: The Real McKenzies at 8pm; 9/20: Slim Jim Phantom at 7pm; 9/21: 7 Seconds at 8pm.
STEYNBERG GALLERY: 1531 Monterey St. 547-0278. 9/19: Loren Radis at 7:30pm; 9/20: Jody Belsher and T.M.H. at 7pm.
ASUNCION RIDGE: 725 12th St. Paso Robles, 237-1425. Live music Saturdays from 5-8pm. 9/5: Dan Daniel; 9/6: David Orr; 9/12: Wine Country Troubadours; 9/13: BanjerDan; 9/19: J Street Slim; 9/20: Steve Tracy; 9/27: Glory Salinas.
AVION & CLAW: 6155 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 461-9463 or avionandclaw.com. Live music Thurs.-Sat. from 7-10pm.
BROKEN EARTH WINERY: 5625 Highway 46E, Paso Robles, 239-2562. Live music Saturdays from 1-4pm.
BRU COFFEEHOUSE: 576 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 464-5007. Live music every Friday from 5:30-7:30pm. 8/29: Nicole Stromsoe; 9/5: James Rivers; 9/12: Josh Cody; 9/19: BlackBird Blues.
CAMOZZI’S: 5855 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 466-1880.
D’ANBINO VINEYARDS AND CELLARS: 710 Pine St., Paso Robles, 227-6800 or danbino.com. 9/5: No Egos Amigos from 7:30-10pm; 9/6: Jazz on the Vine from 2-4:30pm and Back Bay Betty from 7:30-10pm; 9/12: Diane Arkenstone and Guy Budd from 7-9:30pm; 9/13: Human Nation from 7:30pm-10pm; 9/14: Charlie Shoemake Jazz Series from 4-8:30pm;
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. 9/10; Bluegrass Jam Night; 9/18: Bear Stevens; 9/24: Bluegrass Jam Night; 9/29: Charles Ellsworth.
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.
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. 9/7: The Band Perry at 8pm; 9/12: Weezer at 8pm; 9/13: Jennifer Nettles at 8pm; 9/14: Chicago at 8pm; 9/17: Rob Zombie at 8pm; 9/21: Jeff Dunham at 8pm; 9/24: Modest Mouse at 7:30pm; 9/30: Crosby, Stills & Nash at 8pm.
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. 9/4: Rock Solid Duo at 9pm; 9/5: Rock Solid Duo; 9/6: Louie & the Lovers; 9/7: Mud on the Tire at 9pm; 9/8: Dan Curcio at 9pm; 9/9: Louie Ortega at 9pm; 9/10: Jill Knight at 9pm; 9/11: J&B Rocks at 9pm; 9/12: Rumble; 9/13: Lenny Blue Band; 9/14: David Talmage at 9pm; 9/15: Lenny Blue Solo at 9pm; 9/16: Louie Ortega at 9pm; 9/17: Jill Knight at 9 pm; 9/18: LBS at 9pm.
FUEL DOCK SALOON: 900 Main St., Morro Bay, 772-8478. 9/5: Gene Ohm Band, Sidewalk Criminals & The Kyle Buellers Day Off Band at 9pm; 9/6: Tred Gatos from 3-6pm and Copy Katz 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. 9/5: Mike Keeny from 8-midnight; 9/6: Whiskey and Rye from 8-midnight; 9/7: Dulcie Taylor from 7-10pm; 9/8: Turkey Buzzards from 6-9pm; 9/13: Soul Explozion from 8:30-12:30am; 9/14: Brent Brown from 7-10pm; 9/19: Bobby Santacruz Band from 8-12am; 9/20: Natural Remedy from 8-midnight; 9/21: Xspanse from 7-10pm; 9/22: Billy Foppiano from 6:30-9:30pm.
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. Live music from 6-9pm. 9/5: Les Beck; 9/8: Elitajazz; 9/12: Julian Temple; 9/15: David Pope; 9/19: Josh Collins; 9/22: Dulcie Taylor; 9/26: Keegan Harshman and Josh Collins.
WISE OWL: 2164 Center St., Cambria, 927-8888. 9/4: Jill Knight at 7pm; 9/5: Jill Knight, Danny Weis, and Eric Williams at 7pm; 9/10: David Plumb at 7pm; 9/11: Jill Knight at 7pm; 9/12: Jill Knight, Danny Weis, and Eric Williams; 9/17: David Plumb at 7pm; 9/18: Jill Knight at 7pm; 9/19: Jill Knight, Danny Weis, and Eric Williams at 7pm; 9/24: David Plumb at 7pm; 9/25: Jill Knight at 7pm; 9/26: Jill Knigh, Danny Weis, and Eric Williams at 7pm.