North State Live Music January 20–January 26

On Friday, January 22, Rainy Day picnic will perform at the grand opening for Wildcard Brewing Company's Tied House in Redding

On Friday, January 22, Rainy Day Picnic will perform at the grand opening for Wildcard Brewing Company’s Tied House in Redding

 

Wednesday, January 20

Open mic at Kelly’s Pub & Wine Bar, from 6:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. Hosted by Gary Brewster. 21 and over. (530) 223-3165.

Open mic at Silk Road Chai Shop, from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. All ages. (530) 926-3300.

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

Johnson Blythe plus Morris~n~Love perform at the California Brewing Company in Palo Cedro at 6:30 p.m. (Morris~n~Love take the stage at 7:30.) All ages. (530) 222-2739.

Jimmy Limo performs at the Etna Brewery Taphouse in Yreka, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. He will appear at the Etna Brewery Taphouse most Wednesdays. All ages. (530) 841-0370.

Open mic at Etna Brewing Company in Etna, from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. All ages. (530) 467-5277.

Well Okay, Jade Hopkins, and Jeff Coleman at the Maltese in Chico, starting at 7 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 343-4915.

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

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Thursday, January 21

Open mic at California Brewing Company in Palo Cedro, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Hosted by Hal Johnson. (530) 222-2739.

In Chico, Has Beans Coffee House has an open mike beginning at 7 p.m., hosted by Dan Casamajor (Dan Casamajor has been hosting open mics in the North State for over fifteen years). All ages. (530) 894-3033.

Jimmy Limo appears at the Wayside Grill in Mt. Shasta, beginning at 6 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 918-9234.

In Mount Shasta, the Mt. Shasta Vets Club  has an open mic beginning at 8 p.m..  All ages. (530) 926-3565.

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

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Friday, January 22

Rainy Day Picnic at the Tied House (Wildcard Brewing Company’s new downtown location) in Redding, from 5 p.m. until 10 p.m. All ages. (530) 255-8582.

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

Belda Beast, Surrogate, Gringo, and Barry Helafonte appear at The Dip in Redding, beginning at 8 p.m. (530) 241-2662.

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

Upstate at Kelly’s Pub and Wine Bar, beginning at 8 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 223-3165.

Keith Greeninger, David Jacobs-Strain, and Bob Beach at the Vintage Wine Bar and Restaurant in Redding, beginning at 8 p.m. All ages. (530) 229-9449.

The Hill Street Band at the Three Shastas Bar & Grill, located inside the Red Lion Hotel in Redding. The show begins at 9 p.m. 21 and over. $5. (530) 221-8700.

Annie Coty at the California Brewing Company in Palo Cedro at 6:30 p.m. All ages. (530) 222-2739.

Oil Can Henry at the Firehouse Lounge in Anderson, beginning at 9 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 365-7844.

The Coyotes at Cody’s OK Corral in Cottonwood, beginning at 8 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 347-5375.

The HFD Band at the Pit River Casino in Burney, beginning at 9 p.m. 21 and over. (888) 245-2992.

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

Rusty Miller appears at the Miner Street Sports Bar in Yreka from 4:30 p.m. until 8 p.m.  (530) 842-4949.

Soda Creek at Cooper’s Bar & Grill (in the Best Western Tree House) in Mount Shasta at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 926-3101.

Yogoman appears at the Shasta Inn in Mt. Shasta, beginning at 8 p.m. (530) 926-3411.

Eight Dollar Mountain plays the Mt. Shasta Vets Club in Mount Shasta, beginning at 9 p.m. 21 and over. $5. (530) 926-3565.

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

Old Skool plays the Mt. Shasta Ski Park, beginning at 7 p.m. (530) 926-8610.

Kyle Williams appears at Gold Country Casino in Oroville, beginning at 7 p.m. (800) 334-9400.

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Saturday, January 23

The Jim Dyar Band will perform at Kelly’s Pub and Wine Bar, beginning at 8 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 223-3165.

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

Sami Jo appears at Westside Wines in Redding, from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. All ages. (530) 722-6082.

After~Thot appears at The Grape Escape in Redding, beginning at 7:30 p.m. (530) 244-8463.

The HFD Band at the Pit River Casino in Burney, beginning at 9 p.m. 21 and over. (888) 245-2992.

Fatal Hand, End Time Lions, and Heffer Wolfe at The Dip in Redding, beginning at 8 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 241-2662.

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

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

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

Grant Ditzler & Friends appear for their nearly-every-Saturday gig at the Savory Spoon in Redding, beginning at 6 p.m. All ages. (530) 222-7200.

AJ Taylor at the French Gulch Hotel, beginning at 7:30 p.m. All ages. (530) 359-2045.

The Hill Street Band performs at the Lake Club in Lake California, beginning at 8:30 p.m. You must be invited by a Lake California resident. (530) 347-6949.

Kyle Williams appears at Gold Country Casino in Oroville, beginning at 7 p.m. (800) 334-9400.

Billy Manzik at the Dunsmuir Brewery Works in Dunsmuir, beginning at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 235-1900.

Soda Creek at Mt. Shasta Ski Park, beginning at 7 p.m. (530) 926-8610.

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.

Matthew Songmaker appears at Meat & Potatoes Restaurant in Auburn, beginning at 6 p.m. All ages. (530) 887-8648.

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Sunday, January 24

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.

Emby Alexander at The Dip in Redding, beginning at 8 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 241-2662.

The California State Old Time Fiddlers Association District 6 presents a free concert and open mic at the Millville Grange. The address is 20237 Old Forty-Four Drive in Palo Cedro, and the event takes place from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. (530) 604-8706.

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

Open mic at Cedar Lanes in Weed, from 7 p.m. until 11 p.m. Hosted by Greg Jeter. (530) 938-3278.

Ruth Moody appears at The Rendezvous in Chico, beginning at 6 p.m. $20. (530) 864-2525.

Eric Peter appears at the 5th Street Steakhouse in Chico from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. All ages. (530) 891-6328.

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Monday, January 25

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, January 26

Rin Tin Tiger at The Dip in Redding, beginning 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. All ages. Hosted by Dan Casamajor. (530) 891-3570.

Jimmy Limo makes his nearly-every-Tuesday appearance at the Mount Shasta Resort in Mount Shasta at 5:30 p.m. (800) 958-3363.

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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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