North State Live Music & Open Mics September 9–September 15

Honeybee plays Kelly's Pub and Wine Bar in Redding on Friday, September 11, then appears at Wine Time in Chico on Saturday, September 12

Honeybee plays Kelly’s Pub and Wine Bar in Redding on Friday, September 11, then appears at Wine Time in Chico on Saturday, September 12

 

Wednesday, September 9

Maxwell’s Eatery in Redding has an open mic starting at 7 p.m. Hosted by Mark McAbee. All ages. (530) 247-7200.

Open mic at the Maltese in Chico, starting at 6 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 343-4915.

In Paradise, the “Open Mikefull” group hosts an open mic at the Paradise Grange. Signups at 6:45 p.m. All ages. Admission $2. 5704 Chapel Drive in Paradise.

In Eureka, Old Town Coffee & Chocolates has an open mike beginning at 6:30 pm. (707) 445-8600.

Groove Line at the Sunset River Jam in Anderson, beginning at 7 p.m. Opening act starts at 5:30 p.m.

Casey Johnson at the California Brewing Company in Palo Cedro at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 222-2739.

Sami Jo at the Post Office Saloon in Redding at 6:30 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 246-2190.

TBA at the Red Bluff Farmers Market (in front of the Tehama County Superior Court building) at 5:30 p.m. All ages.

Seamus Turner, The Brothers Strong and Co., and Brad Petersen and Friends appear at the Maltese in Chico, beginning at 9 p.m. (after the open mic). 21 and over. (530) 343-4915.

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Thursday, September 10

Open mic at the California Brewing Company in Palo Cedro, from 6:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. All ages. Hosted by Steve and Diana Wallis of The Pine Dogz. (530) 222-2739.

Grilla Bites in Redding hosts the “Hope is Alive” open mic, beginning at 6 p.m. All ages. (530) 605-1688.

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

The Poseys at the Argus Bar & Patio in Chico, beginning at 8 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 520-8233.

In Mount Shasta, the Mt. Shasta Vets Club  has a “ladies night” open mike beginning at 8 p.m., hosted by Paula Reynolds.  21 and over. (530) 926-3565.

In Arcata, Blondies Food and Drink has an open mic beginning at 7 p.m. All ages. (707) 822-5303.

Java Jazz performs at the Red Bluff 100th Annual Chamber Dinner at the Red Bluff Community Center. The performance begins at 6 p.m. All ages.

John Underwood at the Vintage Wine Bar & Restaurant in Redding, beginning at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 229-9449.

The weekly Country Night happens at Brick’s Roadhouse in Redding, starting at 8 p.m. Performer TBA. All ages. (530) 245-9158.

Lady Bott and the Bluebirds appear at the Win-River Casino in Redding, starting at 7 p.m.

Jimmy Limo at the Dunsmuir Farmers Market in Dunsmuir, from 4:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. All ages.

Jimmy Limo at the Dunsmuir Brewery Works in Dunsmuir at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 235-1900.

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Friday, September 11

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

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

Northbeat at the Vintage Wine Bar & Restaurant in Redding, beginning at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 229-9449.

Charles Valona at Cafe Paradiso in Redding at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 215-3499.

Tom O’Hanlon at the California Brewing Company in Palo Cedro at 6:30 p.m. All ages. (530) 222-2739.

Mark McAbee performs at View 202 in Redding at 6 – 9 p.m. All ages. (530) 226-8439.

Bernie Baker and Stephanie Foos at the Woodside Grill in the Gaia Hotel in Anderson at 6 p.m. All ages. (530) 365-7077.

Jo Dee Messina at the Win River Casino in Redding at 9 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 243-3377.

Magic Bus at the Pit River Casino in Burney, beginning at 9 p.m. 21 and over.

Ashley Fox and Donnell Johnson at the House of Brews Speciality Coffee in Corning, beginning at 6 p.m. All ages. (530) 824-9000.

Bogart the Monster, Sofa King, and Extra Credit at the Tackle Box in Chico. Performance starts at 8 p.m. 21 and over after 9 p.m. $5. (530) 345-7499.

Champion Club at the Dunsmuir Brewery Works in Dunsmuir at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 235-1900.

The “Honoring 9/11” event happens at the Tackle Box in Chico. It’s a semi-formal affair honoring emergency workers. Performances start at 8 p.m. 21 and over after 9 p.m. $10. (530) 345-7499.

John Hiatt & combo, and the Taj Mahal Trio at Laxson Auditorium in Chico at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 898-6333.

Open mic at the Lewiston Hotel in Lewiston. 8 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 778-3823.

The Ron Lovelace Band at Cooper’s Bar & Grill (Best Western Tree House) in Mt. Shasta at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 926-3101.

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Saturday, September 12

After-Thot at the Grape Escape in Redding at 7:30 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 244-8463.

Ashley Black performs at Kelly’s Pub and Wine Bar at 8 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 223-3165.

Magic Bus at the Pit River Casino in Burney, beginning at 9 p.m. 21 and over.

Lorna and the Jazzmen at the “Lunch at the Box” event. It takes place at the Tackle Box in Chico, from noon until 2 p.m. 21 and over after 9 p.m. (530) 345-7499.

The Tribute for Pablo Diablo takes place at the Tackle Box in Chico, starting at 7 p.m. 21 and over after 9 p.m. (530) 345-7499.

Mumblefinger at the Woodside Grill in the Gaia Hotel in Anderson at 6 p.m. All ages. (530) 365-7077.

Mike Brown & His Jazz Band at the California Brewing Company in Palo Cedro at 6:30 p.m. All ages. (530) 222-2739.

Grant Ditzler and Friends at the Savory Spoon in Redding, beginning at 5:30 p.m. All ages. (530) 222-7200.

Matthew Songmaker and Eldon Williams at the Post Office Saloon in Redding at 8:30 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 246-2190.

Wood Circle at Mark’s Cotton Club in Cottonwood, beginning at 2 p.m. 21 and over.

Brandon Antakk and the Hellhounds with The Flangz at the French Gulch Hotel in French Gulch at 7:30 p.m. All ages. (530) 359-2045.

The Weaverville Open Fiddle Contest happens from 10 a.m. until 8:30 p.m. at the Trinity Arts Performing Arts Center in Weaverville. All ages. $8.

Mt. Mojo at Trailhead Pizza in Coffee Creek at 6 p.m. All ages. (530) 266-3222.

Honeybee at Wine Time in Chico at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 899-9250.

The Chico World Music Festival happens at CSU Chico, from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. All ages. (530) 898-6333.

The Ryan Dart Quartet at the Dunsmuir Brewery Works in Dunsmuir at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 235-1900.

The 3rd Annual McCloud Mountain Bluegrass event happens at Hoo Hoo Park in McCloud, from noon until 8:30 p.m. The concert features Paige Anderson & The Fearless Kin, The Central Valley Boys, Caitlin Jemma & the Goodness, Jerry Rose, and the Old Kennett String Band. All ages.

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Sunday, September 13

Linda Bott and her jazz ensemble (Bernie Baker and Bruce Calin) play the View 202 brunch in Redding at from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. All ages. (530) 226-8439.

The Jefferson State Blues Society presents an “roving jam.” The jam begins at 5 p.m., and this time around, it will happen at the Bridge Bay Resort. 21 and over. (800) 752-9669.

The Carl Verheyen Band at the Music Connection in Redding. They begin at 7 p.m. All ages. $20. (530) 223-2040.

Caitlin Jemma & the Goodness at the Lewiston Hotel in Lewiston. 8 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 778-3823.

The Bruce & Eien Duet at POPS Performing Arts and Cultural Center in Dunsmuir. Show begins at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 925-0115.

Patti Hill, “The Village Harpist,” appears at the Dunsmuir Brewery Works in Dunsmuir at noon. All ages. (530) 235-1900.
Pale Blue Lines at the Dunsmuir Brewery Works in Dunsmuir at 5 p.m. All ages. (530) 235-1900.

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Monday, September 14

Caitlin Jemma with Centaur Midwife at Northern Delights in Hayfork. All ages. (530) 628-5246.

Open mic at the Rock Slide Bar & Grill in Hawkins Bar (about 75 miles west of Redding on Highway 299) starts at 8 pm, hosted by Jimi Jeff(530) 629-3899.

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

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Tuesday, September 15

Jimmy Limo at the Mount Shasta Resort in Mount Shasta at 5:30 p.m. (800) 958-3363.

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

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

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  • Thanks to Claudia Hastings for providing information on the jazz events.
Hal Johnson

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.