August

9th ~ Ireland's 32 ~ 9:30 / no cover
13721 Burbank Blvd, Van Nuys, CA 91401 • 818-785-4031
www.irelands32pub.com

A great little pub - fun atmosphere, great drinks, really good (inexpensive) food and friendly people. Why wouldn't you stop in for a drink? There's no cover charge and lots of free parking... Come on down!!

11th ~ Vintage Market ~ 6:00pm - 8:30 / free
Trancas Country Market ~ (outside on the lawn)
30745 Pacific Coast Hwy #24, Malibu, CA 90265 • 310-457-2828
vintagegrocers.com

The Rhythm Tramps played this last summer and it was a lovely time - beautiful scenery and a wonderful ocean breeze... The market itself is fabulous with a great deli and steam table, so come out and stake you a place on the lawn. It's a great excuse to soak up some ocean air! And it's free!

18th ~ Citrine Blues ~ a breast cancer benefit ~ 7:00 - 9:30pm
$35 online-$40 at the door

Citrine Health Center - 2940 W. Marine View Drive, Everitt, WA. 98201
citrineblues.org

We are so glad to be invited to perform at this wonderful event! This health center is a non-profit agency that connects families to healthcare amd disease prevention programs along with cancer screenings for the uninsured... it also helps service the Basic Food Program, Womens wellnes Center and the Bra shop, which provides post-mastectomy bras and prostheses for women who have had breast cancer. I can't think of a better way to spend my Friday night and help out a worthy cause. Bring your checkbook, too - there are some amazing items up for auction...

19th ~ Snohomish Taste of Music ~ $10/day or $25 for 3 days
Carnegie Education Center - 105 Cedar Avenue, Snohomish WA
https://wablues.org/events/#event|snohomish-taste-of-music|11651

Really looking forward to this! This is a 3-day event sponsored by the Washington Blues Society with concerts Friday night and all day into the night on Saturday - finishing up on Sunday with the IBC Finals. We will be part of the festivities on Saturday along with several other amazing bands including Naomi Wachira, Stingy Brim Olde-Time Blues Project, Eric Rice and Randy Oxford. It should be an amazing day! And be sure and plan to come back on Sunday to see the best of the best competing for their chance to go to Memphis and represent the Washington Blues Society - what a weekend!

24th ~ Queen Cake ~ Ireland's 32 ~ 9:30 - 1:00 / no cover
13721 Burbank Blvd, Van Nuys, CA 91401 • 818-785-4031
www.irelands32pub.com

Lots of fun to be had here - Join me and Billy Watts with Debra Dobkin and Jennifer Condos as we spend another great evening playing our favorite songs at our favorite bar!

26th ~ Fiesta de Ballona ~ Veteran's Park ~
1 show at 3:30 / no cover charge

4117 Overland Avenue, Culver City, CA
fiestalaballona.org

We are very happy to be a part of this fun 3 day festival. Besides a huge line-up of bands and other entertainment, they also have carnival rides and games, live performances, a petting zoo and pony rides, a beer and wine garden, food trucks and a food court, and over 100 booths. We did this a few years ago and it is a very fun event and very kid friendly - lots of stuff to do and see!

31st ~ Bogie's ~ 7:00 / no cover
32001 Agoura Rd, Westlake Village, CA 91361 • 818-889-2394
www.bogies-bar.com

This is a gorgeous bar with a fantastic sound system - a great place to hear music. They've got a full bar and a delicious menu, too. And free parking! Come on down!

September

1st ~ Hong Kong Inn ~ 8:00 / $12
435 E. Thompson St, Ventura, CA  805-816-9663
www.hihatentertainment.com

If you live anywhere near Ventura, you already know about the great music that these guys put on every Friday night... a huge dance floor and a full bar, all this and Chinese food, too!

7th & 8th ~ Big Blues Bender ~ Details TBA
Plaza Hotel, Downtown Las Vegas, NV
bigbluesbender.com

13th ~ Boulder Theater w/Delbert McClinton ~ 8:00 / $35-45
2032 14th, Boulder, CO • 303-786-7030
www.bouldertheater.com

15th ~ Telluride Blues & Brews
Telluride, CO
www.tellurideblues.com/lineup

Happy to be a part of this great event in the beautiful mountains of Telluride with some amazing artists (Bonnie Raitt, Steve Winwood, Taj Mahal and Keb Mo', Delbert McClinton, and SO many more)...

16th ~ The Ogden Theatre ~ Details TBA
935 E/ Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80218
ogdentheatre.com