Live Music in the North State: June 21–June 27

The Rock of Ages show at the Cascade resumes for its remaining three nights on June 22, 23, and 24.

The Rock of Ages show at the Cascade resumes for its remaining three nights on June 22, 23, and 24.

 

Folks, this column will be on hiatus until July 12. Thanks for reading.

Wednesday, June 21

Annie Coty Band at the Post Office Saloon in Redding, beginning at 6:30 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 246-2190.

Black Vinyl 45 plays the Shasta District Fairgrounds, from 7 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. All ages.

Strings Broken at Kelly’s Pub and Wine Bar in Redding at 7:30 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 223-3165.

Jackson Mickelson performs at the Shasta District Fairgrounds, beginning at 8 p.m. All ages.

Gunshy at Three Shastas Bar & Grill (Red Lion Hotel) in Redding, beginning at 8 p.m. (530) 221-8700.

Adrian Taylor performs at the Round Up Saloon in Red Bluff, beginning at 6 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 527-9901.

Open mic at Silk Road Chai Shop in Mount Shasta, from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. All ages. (530) 926-3300.

In Paradise, the “Open Mikefull” group hosts an open mic at the Norton Buffalo Hall. Signups at 6:45 p.m. This open mic normally happens each Wednesday evening. All ages. Admission $2. 5704 Chapel Drive in Paradise.

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Thursday, June 22

Harmonica Steve at Mason’s Pizza in Bella Vista, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. All ages. (530) 549-4554.

The Rock of Ages show continues at the Cascade Theatre in Redding, starting at 7 p.m. All ages admitted, but due to mature content, parental discretion is advised. The show will run June 22 through June 24. (530) 243-887.

Loose Arrow Band at Three Shastas Bar & Grill (Red Lion Hotel) in Redding, beginning at 8 p.m. (530) 221-8700.

Buck Ford plays the Shasta District Fairgrounds, starting at 8 p.m. All ages.

The Hill Street Band plays the Shasta District Fairgrounds, starting at 9 p.m. Look for them on the Sierra Nevada stage. All ages.

Nell Robinson and Jim Nunally Band perform at the Pilgrim Congregational Church in Redding, starting at 7:30 p.m. All ages. (530) 223-2040.

Shake it Like a Caveman at The Dip in Redding, starting at 9 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 241-2662.

In Chico, Has Beans Coffee House has an open mike beginning at 7 p.m., hosted by Dan Casamajor. All ages. (530) 894-3033.

The Mt. Shasta Brewing Company in Weed presents its every-Thursday “Brewgrass,” a bluegrass, folk, and classic rock open jam. The jam begins at 7 p.m. (530) 938-2394.

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Friday, June 23

Jonathan Foster appears live on KKRN 88.5 FM, beginning at noon. You may also stream the show at kkrn.org, and it will be available later in the day for streaming if you miss the live broadcast.

Jimmy Limo at Dry Creek Station in Bella Vista, beginning at 6 p.m. All ages. (530) 549-5386.

Bernie Baker and Dave Short perform at the Woodside Grill in the Gaia Hotel in Anderson, starting at 6 p.m. Reservations suggested. All ages. (530) 365-7077.

Kickin’ It at the Palo Cedro Inn, from beginning at 6:30 p.m. (530) 547-2022.

The Buckhorn Mountain Stompers will perform at the “Brews by the Bridge” event in Turtle Bay, at the Quarry Patio near the north end of Sundial Bridge. The event will start at 6:30 p.m., and end at 9:30 p.m.

Logan Hill at Sweetspot in Redding, beginning at 6:30 p.m. All ages. (530) 226-8086.

The Rock of Ages show continues at the Cascade Theatre in Redding, starting at 7 p.m. All ages admitted, but due to mature content, parental discretion is advised. The show will run June 22 through June 24. (530) 243-887.

Mojo Child will play Shasta Lake’s “Friday Night at the Park,” beginning at 6 p.m. at Claire Engle Park. All ages. 1525 Median Avenue, just north of Shasta Dam Boulevard in Shasta Lake.

Downtown Band at Final Draft Brewing Company in Redding, beginning at 6:30 p.m. All ages. (530) 338-1198.

Jim Dyar Band at Kelly’s Pub and Wine Bar in Redding at 8 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 223-3165.

Lou Evans at the Vintage Wine Bar and Restaurant in Redding, beginning at 8 p.m. All ages. (530) 229-9449.

Love and Theft at the Shasta District Fairgrounds, beginning at 8 p.m. All ages.

Jeffrey James plays the Wonderland Tavern in Mountain Gate, beginning at 9 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 275-5669.

Ghost Town Rebellion and Slay it Forward at The Dip in Redding, starting at 9 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 241-2662.

Nathan Thomas at Silverthorn Resort in Redding (Jones Valley), beginning at 9 p.m. (800) 332-3044.

Uptown at Three Shastas Bar & Grill (Red Lion Hotel) in Redding, beginning at 9 p.m. (530) 221-8700.

Blues Rollers at the Post Office Saloon in Redding, beginning at 8:30 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 246-2190.

El Dub at Pit River Casino in Burney, beginning at 9 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 549-4554.

In Dunsmuir, Allison & Victor play the Dunsmuir Brewery Works, beginning at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 235-1900.

The Brothers Reed perform at the Scott Valley Bank “Summer Concerts in the Parks” series at the Miner Street Park in Yreka. They begin at 6:30 p.m. All ages.

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Saturday, June 24

The Third Annual Singing the Blues Festival kicks off at 1 p.m. at the Anderson River Park, ending at 9 p.m. The headliner will be Shawn Holt and the Teardrops. Also performing will be Volker Strifler, Leonard Griffie, Loose Arrow, and T.C. and the Hedgehogs. Tickets available at all local music stores and at the Cascade Theatre. All ages.

Cold Sweat plays the Shasta District Fairgrounds, starting at 2 p.m. All ages.

The Rock of Ages show’s final performance at the Cascade Theatre in Redding, starting at 7 p.m. All ages admitted, but due to mature content, parental discretion is advised. The show will run June 22 through June 24. (530) 243-887.

Idle Hands at The Grape Escape in Redding, from 7:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 244-8463.

Lumbercat at the Heritage Roasting Company in Shasta Lake at 8 p.m.  All ages. (530) 605-1990.

Matthew Songmaker at the Vintage Wine Bar and Restaurant in Redding, beginning at 8 p.m. All ages. (530) 229-9449.

Gunshy plays the Wonderland Tavern in Mountain Gate, beginning at 9 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 275-5669.

Nathan Thomas at Silverthorn Resort in Redding (Jones Valley), beginning at 9 p.m. 21 and over after 9 p.m. (800) 332-3044.

Uptown at Three Shastas Bar & Grill (Red Lion Hotel) in Redding, beginning at 9 p.m. (530) 221-8700.

Lisha and Friends at the Post Office Saloon in Redding at 8:30 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 246-2190.

Spruce Trap at the Downtown Ale House in Red Bluff, beginning at 9 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 727-9288.

Kickin’ It at the Lakeshore Inn in Lakehead, beginning at 8 p.m. All ages. (530) 238-2004.

The Straightjackets at Pioneer Hillside Pizza in Shingletown, from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. All ages. (530) 447-4007.

Adrian Taylor at the French Gulch Hotel, beginning at 8 p.m. All ages. (530) 359-2045.

HFD Band at Pit River Casino in Burney, beginning at 9 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 549-4554.

In Dunsmuir, Secret Society Handshake plays the Dunsmuir Brewery Works, beginning at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 235-1900.

Scotty’s Saturday Evening Music Showcase happens at Scotty’s Landing in Chico from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. (This event happens most Saturdays.) All ages. (530) 710-2020.

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Sunday, June 25

Morning Mountain Music at Shastise Park in Mount Shasta, from 10 a.m. until noon. All ages. Hosted by Shasta Mountain Guitars. 800 Rockfellow Drive in Mount Shasta.

The Linda Bott Jazz Ensemble plays the View 202 brunch in Redding at from 11:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. All ages. (530) 226-8439.

Fernanda Froes performs on the patio at the Best Western Plus Tree House, from noon until 3 p.m. All ages. (530) 926-3101.

Open Mic at Cedar Lanes in Weed, starting at 8:30 p.m. Hosted by Greg Jeter. (530) 938-3278. This open mic happens most Sundays.

Monday, June 26

The Sextet at The Dip in Redding, starting at 8 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 241-2662.

Comedy open mic at The Maltese in Chico at 9 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 343-4915.

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Tuesday, June 27

Zander Schloss at The Dip in Redding, starting at 8 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 241-2662.

In Chico, Madison Bear Garden’s open jam begins at 9 pm. All ages. (530) 891-1639.

Open mic at Gogi’s Cafe in Chico, beginning at 7 p.m. Open to all ages. Hosted by Dan Casamajor. (530) 891-3570.

Jimmy Limo makes his nearly-every-Tuesday appearance at Cooper’s Bar and Grill (Best Western Tree House) in Mount Shasta at 5:30 p.m. (800) 958-3363.

Thanks to Claudia Hastings for sharing her compilation of jazz events.

Hal Johnson
Born and raised in Ventura County, Hal Johnson moved to Shasta County in 1994. After a 38 year career flying helicopters, he can now sometimes be spotted around the North State singing and wrestling his guitar into submission. He always feels funny writing about himself in the third person. Contact him at shastalivemusic@gmail.com.
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1 Response

  1. Hal Johnson Hal Johnson says:

    I’ll be taking a break for a couple of weeks. I plan to be back on July 12. Thanks for reading, and thanks for supporting local musicians.

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