Live Music in the North State: May 29 – June 4

Blacklist plays the Red Lion Hotel this Saturday, June 1.

With the fifth annual ReggaeFest and the Lewiston Peddlers’ Faire happening this week, the summer outdoor music scene seems to be heating up. (Yes, I thought of that all by myself.)

Wednesday, May 29

Open Mic Night at Fratelli’s Pizza Parlor in Redding, from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. Hosted by Carly Jean May. All ages. (530) 226-8086.

Mumblefinger at Cedar Crest Brewery & Winery (Enjoy the Store) in Red Bluff, from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Mumblefinger will play there most Wednesday evenings. All ages. (530) 727-9016.

Shyy at Three Shastas Bar & Grill (Red Lion Hotel) in Redding, beginning at 7:30 p.m. (530) 221-8700.

Little Feat at the Redding Civic Auditorium, beginning at 7:30 p.m. All ages. (530) 229-0022.

Robin Sample plays piano at Yama Sushi in Redding from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. All ages. (530) 223-6868.

Out of the Blue at the Westside Grange in Red Bluff, starting at 7 p.m.  20794 Walnut Street.

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

Thursday, May 30

Mark McAbee at Three Shastas Bar & Grill (Red Lion Hotel) in Redding, beginning at 7:30 p.m. (530) 221-8700.

Open Mic with Nick Ciampi at Sweetspot in Redding, beginning at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 226-8086.

Open Mic Night at Basshole Brews in Lakehead, beginning at 7 p.m. All ages until 10 p.m. 21 and over after 10 p.m.(530) 962-3050.

Bent Self at Murphy’s Drum in Anderson, starting at 8 p.m. 21 and over.

Jake Carter at the Vintage Public House in Redding, beginning at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 229-9449.

CJ Ramone at The Dip in Redding, starting at 8:30 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 241-2662.

Linda Bott and the Bluebirds at the Elements Lounge in Win River Casino in Redding, from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. (530) 243-3377.

Rough Cut Band plays for the “Thursday Night Dance Club” at Frontier Senior Center in Anderson, beginning at 7 p.m. Ages 50 and over. (530) 365-3254.

Robin Sample plays piano at Yama Sushi in Redding from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. All ages. (530) 223-6868.

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, May 31

Jimmy Limo at Dry Creek Station in Bella Vista, beginning at 5:30 p.m. All ages. (530) 549-5386.

Identity Crisis at the Cedar Tree Restaurant in Palo Cedro, from 5:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. All ages. (530) 547-4290.

Jake Carter will play the Riverview Country Club in Redding from 5:30 until 8:30 p.m.

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

Mumblefinger Blues Trio at Basshole Brews in Lakehead, beginning at 7 p.m. All ages until 10 p.m. 21 and over after 10 p.m.(530) 962-3050.

Loose Arrow at the Post Office Saloon and Grill, beginning at 8:30 p.m. All ages. (530) 246-2190.

Chris Jones at Sweetspot in Redding, beginning at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 226-8086.

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

Robin Sample plays piano at Yama Sushi in Redding from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. All ages. (530) 223-6868.

Wind Fields at Cooper’s Bar and Grill (Best Western Tree House) in Mount Shasta, beginning at 7 p.m. (800) 958-3363.

Saturday, June 1

 

ReggaeFest 5, featuring Mystic Roots, happens from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m. at the Riverfront Amphitheater (near the Sundial Bridge) in Redding. All ages.

Kickin’ It at Silverthorn Resort in Redding (Jones Valley), beginning at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 238-2004.

The Begin Agains at the French Gulch Hotel, beginning at 7 p.m. All ages. (530) 359-2045.

Bernie Baker and Al Mires perform at the Woodside Grill in the Gaia Hotel in Anderson, from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. All ages. (530) 365-7077.

SugarKane & Co and the Turtle Bay Jazz Band appear at the California Street Labs in Redding, starting at 3 p.m. All ages. (530) 355-2230.

Johnny Blaze and the Fastlane at the Post Office Saloon and Grill, beginning at 8:30 p.m. All ages. (530) 246-2190.

Dusty Foster at Fall River Brewery in Redding, beginning at 6 p.m. All ages. (530) 605-0230. 4001 Eastside Road in Redding.

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

Tony Faith Band at Bleachers Sports Bar and Grill in Redding, beginning at 7 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 222-6555.

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

Robin Sample plays piano at Yama Sushi in Redding from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. All ages. (530) 223-6868.

Across the Grain at Pioneer Hillside Pizza in Shingletown, from 6 p.m. All ages. (530) 447-4007.

The Old Lewiston Peddler’s Faire. runs from 10 a.m until 4 p.m. on two stages. Performers will include The Pine Dogz, Old Man Jam, Rusty Pipes, the Sandoval Blues Band, Jim French and his fiddle students, the Old Kennett String Band, Stormy Weather, Patti Glasby, After Thot, Rainy Day Picnic, and Something Beautiful. All ages.

Sugar at Tangle Blue Saloon in Weaverville, beginning at 9 p.m. All ages until 8:30 p.m. 21 and over after 8:30 p.m. (530) 623-4436.

Sunday, June 2

Joe Steele at Basshole Brews in Lakehead, beginning at 10 a.m. All ages until 10 p.m. 21 and over after 10 p.m.(530) 962-3050.

Greg Jeter at Basshole Brews in Lakehead, beginning at 6 p.m. All ages until 10 p.m. 21 and over after 10 p.m.(530) 962-3050.

Monday, June 3

Tuesday, June 4

The Coyotes perform for the “Tuesday Night Dance Club” at Frontier Senior Center in Anderson, from 7 until 10 p.m. Ages 50 and over.  (530) 365-3254.

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

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

Coming October 12: the 5th annual Rocks for Socks benefit.

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. Thank you, Hal! I appreciate these columns so very much!