Music Calendar

If you would like your band, club or event included in the calendar, please email your information to theblueshound@comcast.net (weekly deadline 5 pm Thursday)

Dates, times and bands are subject to change without notice.

 

Saturday, April 25th

Acadia Sports Bar – Downfall 2012/Whiskey Fueled Death/Black Market
          Tragedy/Endgame/Reckless High
Anderson Fair – Wendy Colonna
BFE Rock Club – Swamp Hippies/The Allstar Relics
Big Easy (The) – Alan Haynes (9:30 pm)
Big John’s Ice House – Random Pieces
Bugle Boy (The) (LaGrange) – Amy Speace (8 pm)
Capone’s Oven & Bar – Revelators (7:30 pm)
Claudio’s Restaurant (Kemah) – Doug Allen Nash (9:30 pm)
Cock & Bull British Pub (Seabrook) – Tommy Lewis (8 pm)
Concert Pub (The) (Galleria) – A Sure Thing
Concert Pub (The) (North) – Brand New Machine
Continental Club (The) – Skyrocket
Crazy Alan’s Swamp Shack (Kemah) - Bluemoon
Cruiser’s Ice House (Santa Fe) – The Feel
Dan Electro’s Guitar Bar – Hector Ward & The Big Time (9 pm)
Diamond Jim’s Country Saloon (Texas City) - Outsiders
Dosey Doe Big Barn (The Woodlands) – Vince Vance & The Valiants
     (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Dosey Doe Music Café (Conroe) – Cyrus James Band (8:30 pm)
Double T’s Bar & Grlil – Key of Soul
Firehouse Saloon – Folk Family Revival/Costello (9 pm)
Fitzgerald’s – Marc Maron
Fratelli’s Ristorante – Sweet Mama Cotton (6-10 pm)
Galveston Pleasure Pier (Galveston) – Keyun & The Zydeco Masters (6-10 pm)
Hickory Hollow (Heights) – Pat Gavin & The Buckaroo Band (5:30 pm)
Hideaway (The) – Matt Begley & Bitter Whiskey (9:30 pm)
Hotel Sorella (Monnalisa Bar) – Cody Bryan (10:30 pm)
House of Blues – Matt & Kim
Hugh & Jeff’s Bar Wash (League City) – John Evans Band
Humble Camp Peach Farm (Dickinson) – Kevin Anthony & G-Town (FFA
          Fundraiser; 7 pm)
Jackie’s Brickhouse (Kemah) – Kaos
Jacks – Texxas Heat (9 pm)
Jailhouse Saloon (Spring) – TreynWrek (9 pm)
Java Buzz Café (Spring) – open mic (9 pm)
JP Hops House – Kindred Spirits (9 pm)
Katie’s Bar (Bacliff) – Scott McGill Band (9:30 pm)
Lance’s Turtle Club (Seabrook) – The Layback Grinds
Last Concert Café – Jimmy Lee Deen (7-9 pm)
Lazy Lizard (San Leon) – Andy & The Dreamsicles (6 pm)
Lynn’s Longbranch Saloon – Hit ‘N’ Run
Main Street Crossing (Tomball) – Cool Freddie E & The Crew (8 pm)
McGonigel’s Mucky Duck – Junior Brown (7 & 9:30 pm)
Mo’s Place (Katy) – The Emotions
Natachee’s – Sarah Gayle Meech
19th Hole (The Woodlands) – Dreams of Reality/Color Chemistry/City of Urchins
Noah’s Ark (Bacliff) – The Posse Band
Papa’s on the Lake (Montgomery) – Snit’s Dog & Pony Show (8 pm)
ReHab Bar on the Bayou – Texas Johnny Boy (9 pm)
Ronnie’s Ice House (Dickinson) – Slide Effect
Saint Dane’s Bar & Grille – Toy Subs
Sambuca Restaurant – Shapeshifters (7 pm)
Scout Bar (Clear Lake) – The Spazmatics
Shakespeare Pub (The) – Brandon Santini (9:30 pm)
Shenanigan’s (Texas City) – Bryan Shayne
Stafford Ice House – open mic
Sylvan Beach Festival (LaPorte) - Space City Cowboys (1:15 pm);
     Jason Cassidy (3 pm); Mike & The Moonpies (5 pm); William Clark
     Green (8 pm); Josh Abbott Band (10 pm)
T-Bone Tom’s (Kemah) – Rhythm & Rain (7 pm)
Texas Crawfish Festival (Old Town Spring)  
     www.texascrawfishfestival.com
     Dimitri’s Rail/Fighting Gemini/Downfall Rising/MadSons/Craig Kinsey/
     Parker McCollum/Moonlight Social/Grant Harrison/Deep Ella/American
     Swindle/Hooked for Life/Platinum Players/Zydeco Splash/Bourbon Street
Top Golf North (Spring) – Sonny Boy Terry Band (8 pm)
Vintage Pub – Rusted Cage/Yellow Lemon Sun
 
 
Sunday, April 26th
 
Bernhardt Winery (Plantersville) – Johnny & The Spinsations (6 pm)
Big Easy (The) – National Zydeco Foundation Monthly Jam (8 pm)
Bobbie’s House of Spirits (Galveston) – open mic (9 pm)
Bohemeo’s – open mic (9 pm)
Chasin’ Tails Sports Bar – Kevin Anthony & G-Town (2 pm)
Chicago Joe’s (Spring) – blues jam (3-7 pm)
Cock & Bull British Pub (Seabrook) – A Trace of Elegance (11 am-4 pm)
Concert Pub (The) (Galleria) – jam (9 pm)
County Line Bar & Grill (Richmond) – jam w/The Kingpins (5-9 pm)
Cruiser’s Ice House (Santa Fe) – blues jam (4-8 pm)
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion- The Doobie Brothers with special guest
     Dan Felder
Danton’s Gulf Coast Seafood Kitchen – blues brunch (11 am-4 pm)
Dean’s Downtown – Houston Songwriter Series (8-10 pm)
Galveston Pleasure Pier (Galveston) – Step Rideau & The Zydeco Outlaws
     (1-5 pm)
Gin Mill Club – Texas TNT (8 pm)
Gridiron Bar & Grill (Sugar Land) – open mic (6 pm)
H & H Saloon – open mic (4-8 pm)
House of Blues - The Kooks/Young Rising Sons; Steve Gilbert Band (Crossroads
          Restaurant; 6 pm)
Jackie’s Brickhouse (Kemah) – Randy Marshall (2 pm)
Jailhouse Saloon – jam (2-8 pm)
JP Hops House – open mic (6 pm)
Katie’s Bar (Bacliff) – blues jam w/Ricky Jackson (4-8 pm)
La Brisa Mexican Restaurant (Bacliff) – Andy & The Dreamsicles (5-9 pm)
Last Concert Café – acoustic jam session (10:30 am)
Lynn’s Longbranch Saloon – Flash & The Key of Soul (6-10 pm)
McGonigel’s Mucky Duck - Texas Johnny Boy & Milton Hopkins (Johnny Boy’s
     birthday bash; 6 pm)
Mr. Gino’s – Blues Review (6-10 pm)
Porter Lounge Sports Bar (Porter) – jam w/Kevin Lamar & Movin’ On (8 pm)
ReHab Bar on the Bayou – The Atomic Nightingales (6 pm)
Riptide Surf Bar (Galveston) – Robert Kuhn & The Duhons
Ronnie’s Icehouse (Dickinson) – blues jam (4-8 pm)
Rosie’s Bar (Galveston) – open mic jam (4-8 pm)
Sambuca Restaurant – Trudy Lynn/Diunna Greenleaf/Annika Chambers/
     Brad Absher & Swamp Royale (6-9 pm)
Shakespeare Pub (The) –blues jam w/Spare Time Murray (9:30 pm)
T-Bone Tom’s (Kemah) – Shane Barnhill Band (5 pm)
Texas Crawfish Festival (Old Town Spring)  
     www.texascrawfishfestival.com
     Derek Spence/Billy Wade/Coastliners/Jimmie Hunter/Brad McCool/The
     Mighty Orq/Matthew Davidson/Jimmy “Louisiana” Dotson/Journey
     Agents/LT & The Zydeco Mob/Raa Raa & Da Zydeco Allstarz
Texas Sushi Hana – Mark Zeus (5-9 pm)
Vintage Pub – open mic
Wildcatter Saloon (Katy) – Jonn Del Toro Richardson  (3-7 pm)


Monday, April 27th

Avant Garden – Free Radicals (10 pm)
Bayou Blues & Jazz Café – blues jam
Big Easy (The) – John Egan
Café 4212 – jazz jam
Claudio’s Restaurant (Kemah) – open mic (7 pm)
Costa’s Elixir Lounge – Alisha’s Quartet (7-10 pm)
Emmit’s Place – jam (9 pm)
House of Blues - All Time Low/Issues/Tonight Alive/State Champs
Last Concert Café (The) – open mic
McGonigel’s Mucky Duck – open mic (6:30 pm)
Natachee’s – Karyn Oliver & Brian Kalinec (8 pm)
19th Hole (The Woodlands) – The AJs
Red Brick Tavern (Conroe) – Charles Peters-Freddie Mack Blues Duo
Red Cat Jazz Café – Shawn Allen & Odel Gray
Sambuca Restaurant – Yvonne Washington (7:15 pm)
Shakespeare Pub (The) – Mike Stinson w/Matt Johnson (9 pm)
T’s Bar (Conroe) – open mic
 

Tuesday, April 28th

Bayou Music Center - Needtobreathe/Ben Recter/Colony House
Big Easy (The) – Westside Johnson
Bubba’s on Washington – Bayou City Showcase & open mic w/Mark Zeus
          (7:30 pm)
Cabo (Seabrook) – Danny Lopez & The Rickwads
Capone’s Oven & Bar – John Pitman Duo (7 pm)
Club Max – Earl T & The Tattered Hearts (7 pm)
Corner Pub (The) (Conroe) – open mic w/Jeremy Bankhead (9 pm)
Dosey Doe Music Café (Conroe) – open mic (7 pm)
Fitzgerald’s – Tigers Jaw
517 Bar (Dickinson) – jam
Hideaway (The) – jam w/Rick Lee & The Night Owls (9:30 pm)
House of Blues – Vance Joy
Jackie’s Brickhouse (Kemah) – Angel Garcia (6 pm)
Maggiano’s Little Italy – Van Lang (7 pm)
McGonigel’s Mucky Duck – Shawn Nelson (7:30 pm)
Sambuca Restaurant – Lois Albez (7:15 pm)
Shakespeare Pub (The) – Paul Ramirez Band (9 pm)
Signature Bistro (Seabrook) – open mic w/David Schwope (7 pm)
T-Bone Tom’s (Kemah) – Ben Reyna (6 pm)
 
 
Wednesday, April 29th
 
Acadia Sports Bar – open mic
Bayou Blues & Jazz Café – jazz jam
Ben’s Beans – open mic (6 pm)
BFE Rock Club – open mic
Big Easy (The) – blues jam (9:30 pm)
Big Top (The) – Peter & James (10 pm)
Cock & Bull British Pub (Seabrook) – open mic (7 pm)
Corner Pub (The) (Conroe) – The Lankford Brothers (8 pm)
Dixie Roadhouse Bar & Grill – open mic jam
Dosey Doe Music Café (Conroe) – Josh Fuller (8 pm)
Hickory Hollow (Heights) – bluegrass jam (6:30 pm)
Hotel Sorella (Monnalisa Bar) – Michael Flores (7 pm)
House of Blues - Falling in Reverse/Ghost Town; Buck Yeager Band (Crossroads
          Restaurant; 6 pm)
Jackie’s Brickhouse (Kemah) – Justin Van Sant (6 pm)
Jake’s Sports Bar – open mic
JP Hops House – Hard Times Troubadours w/Claude Bourbon (7 pm)
Katie’s Bar (Bacliff) – Dave Nevling & The Blues Kats (9 pm)
Lafayette Cajun Seafood Restaurant – The Over The Hill Gang/Dixieland Jazz
          (7-9 pm)
Last Concert Café – Potroast/Hell in a Bucket
Maggiano’s Little Italy – Van Lang (7 pm)
Main Street Crossing (Tomball) – Chubby Knuckle Choir (8 pm)
McGonigel’s Mucky Duck – Irish Session (7:30 pm)
Mo’s Place (Katy) – Texas Rhythm
NJ’s Bar – open mic w/Kris Collins (8 pm)
Old Quarter Acoustic Café (Galveston) – open mic
Pier 30 Bar & Grill (Surfside Beach) – open mic w/Greg Garner &
          Wylde Stallions (9 pm)
Puffabelly’s (Old Town Spring) – Davin James Songwriter Showcase (8 pm)
Sambuca Restaurant – Mark Dini Group (7:15 pm)
Shakespeare Pub (The) – John McVey & The Stumble (9:30 pm)
Swanny’s Grill – Michael Brim (7-9 pm)
T-Bone Tom’s (Kemah) – Wood N Wind (6 pm)
Toyota Center – The Who
Under the Volcano – Jimbo Mathus (8 pm)
Wild Alaska Tavern – open jam night (9 pm)
 
 
Thursday, April 30th
 
Acadia Sports Bar – Mezzanine/Awaken The Siren/Versa Nova
Anderson Fair – Songwriter’s in the Round w/Ken Gaines & Wayne Wilkerson
Ashford Pub – open mic
Bayou Blues & Jazz Café – Tweed Smith (8 pm)
Bayou Music Center – Primus
Berryhill (Champions) – Michael Brim (6:30-9:30 pm)
Big Easy (The) – Houston Blues Society Monthly Jam w/Steve Gilbert Band
          (9:30 pm)
Big Top (The) – Nick Gaitan & The Umbrella Man (10 pm)
Cabo (Clear Lake) – Obsolete August
Cactus Music – Jimbo Mathus (5:30 pm)
Capone’s Oven & Bar – Bristol Fassion (6:30 pm)
Cock & Bull British Pub (Seabrook) – Jeff Lopez (7-9 pm)
Cock-Eyed Seagull (Clear Lake) – open mic
Continental Club (The) – Beetle (7-10 pm); New Offenders (10:30 pm)
Corner Pub (The) (Conroe) – Adam McFarland & Josh Pitt (9 pm)
County Line Bar & Grill (Richmond) – Chip Castro
Dan Electro’s Guitar Bar – jam (8 pm)
Dosey Doe Music Café (Conroe) – Nick Verzosa (8:30 pm)
Emmit’s Place – John McVey & The Stumble (9:30 pm)
George’s Bar & Grill (Conroe) – open mic (8 pm)
Hotel Sorella (Monnalisa Bar) – Amon & Ashten (7 pm)
House of Blues - Walk the Moon/The Griswalds; Ransom Bandits (Crossroads
          Restaurant; 6 pm)
Jackie’s Brickhouse (Kemah) – Tantrum
Katie’s Bar (Bacliff) – Jackson/Youngblood (9 pm)
Khon’s – Mystery Loves Company (8 pm)
Last Concert Café (The) – The Annie B Band (7 pm); The Hightailers (10:30 pm)
Lynn’s Longbranch Saloon – jam (8:30 pm)
Maggiano’s Little Italy – Van Lang (7 pm)
Market Street Concert Series (The Woodlands) – The Fab 5 (7 pm)
McGonigel’s Mucky Duck – Bob Schneider (7 & 9:30 pm)
Mi Luna (Rice Village) – Charlie y La Tribu (8:30 pm)
Mo’s Place (Katy) – The Emotions
Old Quarter Acoustic Café (Galveston) – open mic
Puffabelly’s (Old Town Spring) – acoustic open mic w/Kenny Courville (6 pm)
Red River Ice House – 2 at 6
Rhode House (The) (Spring) – jam (8 pm)
Sambuca Restaurant – The Zentenos (7:45 pm)
Scotty’s Pub – open mic (7 pm)
Shakespeare Pub (The) – Sonny Boy Terry (9:30 pm)
Swanny’s Grill – open mic (6-9 pm)
T-Bone Tom’s (Kemah) – Luther & The Healers (6 pm)
 
 
Friday, May 1st
 
Batanga – Charlie y La Tribu (9 pm)
BB Wolf’s (Missouri City) – Riff Raff (9:30 pm)
Big Easy (The) – Vince Converse & The New Shoes Band (9:30 pm)
Bourbon Street Sports Bar (Katy) – Pirate Radio
Cactus music – Paul Pelc (5:30 pm)
Casey’s Sports Bar – Texas TNT (9 pm)
City of Bellaire (7008 S. River Ave.) – The Fab 5 (7 pm)
Club Max – Earl & The Tattered Hearts
Concert Pub (The) (Galleria) – After Party
Concert Pub (The) (North) – VHT/No Remorse
Continental Club (The) – Picture Book (7 pm); Gravity Feed
Corner Pub (The) (Conroe) – Little Outfit (9 pm)
Cottonwood Houston – Nick Greer & The G’s (8 pm)
Cruiser’s Ice House (Santa Fe) – jam (8 pm)
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion – Elton John & His Band
Dan Electro’s Guitar Bar – New Offenders (9 pm)
Diamond Jim’s Country Saloon (Texas City) – Wild cactus Rose
Dosey Doe Big Barn (The Woodlands) – Deryl Dodd (8:30 pm)
Dosey Doe Music Cafe (Conroe) – Lil’ Ed & The Imperials (8:30 pm)
Double T’s Bar & Grill – Shadow Street
Firehouse Saloon – Bri Bagwell/Breelan Angel (9 pm)
Fitzgerald’s – Royal Teeth/Athousandcolours/Bershire Hounds/Paul Pelc (down)
Galveston Pleasure Pier (Galveston) – Play Boyz (6-10 pm)
Hickory Hollow (Heights) – Bluegrass Solution (6:30 pm)
Hideaway (The) – Austin Heade (9:30 pm)
House of Blues – Second Lovers/The Docs (Bronze Peacock Room)
Jackie’s Brickhouse (Kemah) – LC Rocks
Katie’s Bar (Bacliff) – BigDogs w/Tommie Lee Bradley (9:30 pm)
Last Concert Café – Pigs on the Wall (9 pm)
Lynn’s Longbranch Saloon – Left to Right
Main Street Crossing (Tomball) – Lisa Morales (8 pm)
McGonigel’s Mucky Duck –  John Evans (7 pm); Charlie Mars (9:30 pm)
19th Hole (The Woodlands) – Rainchild
ReHab Bar on the Bayou – Mitch Jacobs Band (9 pm)
Rico’s (Champions) – Michael Brim (6-9 pm)
Scout Bar (Clear Lake) – Korpiklaani
Shakespeare Pub (The) – The Mighty Orq (solo; 6-8 pm); James Henry
     Band (9:30 pm)
T-Bone Tom’s (Kemah) – Navigators (7 pm)
Texas Crawfish Festival (Old Town Spring)  
     www.texascrawfishfestival.com
     Cedryl Ballou/Ethan Hunt/Tommy Dardar/Bourbon Street/Terrance
     Simien/Jamie Talbert/Crissy Harrold/David Vidal
Vintage Pub – Maid Myriad/The Fine Constant/Steve Satchel Band
 
 
Saturday, May 2nd
 
Backwoods Saloon (Conroe) – Texas TNT (9 pm)
Bayou Music Center - Five Finger Death Punch/36 Crazyfists/Avatar
Big Easy (The) – Trudy Lynn (9:30 pm)
Bugle Boy (The) (LaGrange) – Carrie Rodriguez & Luke Jacobs (8 pm)
Cabo – Encore
Cactus Music – Hippo Campus (1 pm)
Concert Pub (The) (Galleria) – Sabbath Judas Sabbath
Concert Pub (The) (North) – Lights Out/Bad Motor Scooter
Cottonwood Houston – Mike Stinson & Randy Weeks (7 pm)
Cruiser’s Ice House (Santa Fe) – Donny Taylor & The Gulf Coasters
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion – ZZ Top/Jeff Beck
Diamond Jim’s Country Saloon (Texas City) – Billy Miles & Miles of Texas
Dosey Doe Big Barn (The Woodlands) – Riders in the Sky (dinner/show;
     8:30 pm)
Dosey Doe Music Café (Conroe) – Wishbone Ash (8:30 pm)
Firehouse Saloon – Jon Wolfe (9 pm)
Fitzgerald’s – Saul Williams/Son of an Illustrious Father; The Mowglis/Fences
     (down)
Galveston Pleasure Pier (Galveston) – Curtis Poullard & The Creole Zydeco
     (6-10 pm)
Hickory Hollow (Heights) – Tunasin (5:30 pm)
House of Blues – Kidz Bop Kids
Hugh & Jeff’s Bar Wash (League City) – Six Gun Keys
Jackie’s Brickhouse (Kemah) – SVK
Jacks – In Your Face (9 pm)
Java Buzz Café (Spring) – open mic (9 pm)
Katie’s Bar (Bacliff) – No Refund Band (9:30 pm)
Last Concert Café – Jimmy Lee Deen (7-9 pm)
McGonigel’s Mucky Duck – Shake Russell (7 pm)
Mo’s Place (Katy) – Andy Rogers Band
Moody Gardens (Galveston) - Kevin Anthony & G-Town (“Wild About Wine”;
     7 pm)
Natachee’s – Grifters & Shills
19th Hole (The Woodlands) – Carrion Sun/The Black 13/Dost/Drysocket/
     Beyond All Deception
Noah’s Ark (Bacliff) – Andy & The Dreamsicles (5-9 pm)
Papa’s on the Lake (Montgomery) – Rhythm Bandits (8 pm)
Scout Bar (Clear Lake) – The Agonist
Shakespeare Pub (The) – Kathy & The Kilowatts (9:30 pm)
Shenanigan’s (Texas City) – Dennis Price
Stafford Ice House – open mic
T-Bone Tom’s (Kemah) – Still Cruisin’ (7 pm)
Texas Crawfish Festival (Old Town Spring)  
     www.texascrawfishfestival.com
     Joe Nichols/Flyleaf/Wayland/Mike Donnell Band/Rankin Twins/Chris Brade
     Band/Stephen Chadwick/Artifas/Message To Venus/Darling Down/Tin Umbrella/
     Kevin Black/Amy Goloby/Rainchild/Michael Hardie/Nic Armstrong/Wireless
     Soul/Illumina/Zydeco Splash/Raa Raa & Da Zydeco Allstarz/T-Broussard & The
     Zydeco Steppers
UniTunes Coffeehouse (Emerson Unitarian Universalist Church) – Peter Mayer
     (7:30 pm)
Vintage Pub – Whiskey Business
 
 
Sunday, May 3rd
 
Backwoods Saloon (Conroe) – open mic w/Lance G (4 pm)
Bernhardt Winery (Plantersville) – Yelba & Latin Fire (6 pm)
Bobbie’s House of Spirits (Galveston) – open mic (9 pm)
Bohemeo’s – open mic (9 pm)
Cactus Music – Reptar (2 pm)
Chicago Joe’s (Spring) – blues jam (3-7 pm)
Concert Pub (The) (Galleria) – jam (9 pm)
County Line Bar & Grill (Richmond) – jam w/The Kingpins (5-9 pm)
Cruiser’s Ice House (Santa Fe) – blues jam (4-8 pm)
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion - Lady Antebellum/Hunter Hayes/Sam Hunt
Danton’s Gulf Coast Seafood Kitchen – blues brunch (11 am-4 pm)
Dean’s Downtown – Houston Songwriter Series (8-10 pm)
Fitzgerald’s – Reptar (down)
Galveston Pleasure Pier (Galveston) – Southern Drawl Band (1-5 pm)
Grand 1894 Opera House (The) (Galveston) – Chris Botti (4 pm)
Gridiron Bar & Grill (Sugar Land) – open mic (6 pm)
H & H Saloon – open mic (4-8 pm)
House of Blues - Zappa plays Zappa; Carolyn Wonderland/Lisa Morales/
The Mighty Orq/Q and A/Grant Peeples/Atomic Space Patrol
          (KPFT’s 45th anniversary benefit; 3:15 pm; Bronze Peacock Room);
          Kindred Spirits (Crossroads Restaurant; 6-9 pm)
Jailhouse Saloon – jam (2-8 pm)
JP Hops House – open mic (6 pm)
Katie’s Bar (Bacliff) – blues jam (4-8 pm)
Last Concert Café –  acoustic jam session (10:30 am)
Lynn’s Longbranch Saloon – Flash & The Key of Soul (6-10 pm)
McGonigel’s Mucky Duck – Carrie Rodriguez (6 pm)
Miller Outdoor Theatre – Los Lobos (8 pm)
Mr. Gino’s – Blues Review (6-10 pm)
Papa’s on the Lake (Montgomery) – Tubie Pushe (3 pm)
Porter Lounge Sports Bar (Porter) – jam w/Kevin Lamar & Movin’ On (8 pm)
Rails & Tails Festival (Tomball) – The Fab 5 (4 pm)
Riptide Surf Bar (Galveston) – Robert Kuhn & The Duhons
Ronnie’s Icehouse (Dickinson) – blues jam (4-8 pm)
Rosie’s Bar (Galveston) – open mic jam (4-8 pm)
Sambuca Restaurant – Jawad (7:15 pm)
Shakespeare Pub (The) –blues jam w/Spare Time Murray (9:30 pm)
T-Bone Tom’s (Kemah) – Sheila Marshall Band (5 pm)
Texas Crawfish Festival (Old Town Spring)  
     www.texascrawfishfestival.com
     Carmeci/Grupo Enigma/Los Guerreros Del La Musica/Weasel & Zydeco
     Clan/Zydeco Dogz/Yunel Cruz/Katanah/Shelly Lares/Ram Herrera/Aviso/
     Grupo Kashe
Texas Sushi Hana – Mark Zeus (5-9 pm)
Vintage Pub – open mic
Wildcatter Saloon (Katy) – Evelyn Rubio  (3-7 pm)

Upcoming Events


Acadia Sports Barl  
www.acadiabarandgrill.com
Wednesdays: open mic

Almost Austin House Concerts (Pasadena)
(doors 6 pm; music 8 pm; for reservations: 
www.yourtexasmusic.com)
Sept 19: Hardin Burns
Oct 10:  Chad Elliott

Anderson Fair 
www.andersonfair.net
Thursdays: Songwriter’s in the Round w/Ken Gaines & Wayne Wilkerson

Arena Theatre  
www.arenahouston.com
May 15:  Abba The Concert
June 4:  Vince Gill
June 5:  Gipsy Kings
Oct 16:  The Midtown Men
Nov 7:  Mickey Gilley

Ashford Pub 
www.ashfordpub.com
Thursdays: open mic

Avant Garden
Mondays:   Free Radicals (10-11 pm)

Backwoods Saloon (Conroe)
May 17:  open mic w/Lance G (4 pm)
May 30:  TreynWrek (Back the Badge benefit; noon)
May 31:  open mic w/Lance G (4 pm)

Batanga
Fridays:  Charlie y La Tribu (9 pm)

Bayou Blues & Jazz Café
Mondays: blues jam
Wednesdays: jazz jam
Thursdays: Tweed Smith (8 pm)

Bayou Music Center  
www.bayoumusiccenter.com
May 5:  Bob Dylan
May 15: Frances DeVita
May 27: Halestorm/The Pretty Reckless
May 28: Volbeat/Anthrax
June 19: Alejandra Guzma
July 14:  Danzig/Pennywise/Cancer Bats/Venomous Maximus
July 17: Toodies/Everclear/Fuel/American Hi-Fi
July 28:  Faith No More
July 31:  311//The Green
August 4:  R5
August 13: American Idol

BB Wolf’s (Missouri City)
May 9:  Texas TNT (8 pm)
 
Bedrock Tavern (Cypress)
May 29: Texas TNT (9:30 pm)

Ben’s Beans
Wednesdays:  open mic (6 pm)

Bernhardt Winery (Plantersville)  
www.bernhardtwinery.com
May 10:  Shake Russell (6 pm)
May 17:  The Fab 5 (6 pm)
May 24:  Ezra Charles Band (6 pm)
May 31:  The .07 Blues Band (6 pm)
June 5:   Bill Mock & The Woodlands Show Chorus (7 pm)
June 14: Skyline (7 pm)
June 21: Endless Summer (7 pm)
June 28:  Voyces (7 pm)
July 5:   Bill Mock & Hwy 105 Band (7 pm)
August 2: Grateful Geezers (7 pm)

Berryhill (Champions)
Thursdays:   Michael Brim (6:30-9:30 pm)

BFE Rock Club   
www.bferockclub.com
May 8:  Worhol/Broken Valor/Citta/Seldom
May 9: Dangerous Business/Black Kennedy/Seldom/Demoted to the Grave/
     Jordan Ashley/Jeremy Howard/Tim Perez
May 16:  Hold On Hollywood/Rainchild/Theory of Thieves/American
     Swindle/Black Heart Saints/Anchor Babies/Munkey Wrench/Long Point/
     Dirtymind
June 7: Smoke Envy
Wednesdays:  open mic

Big Easy (The)  
www.thebigeasyblues.com
May 8:  Texas Johnny Boy (9:30 pm)
May 9:  Brad Absher & Swamp Royale (9:30 pm)
May 10:  Ruben Moreno (9:30 pm)
May 15:  Step Rideau (Step’s birthday party; 9:30 pm)
May 16:  Jonn Del Toro Richardson (Jonn’s birthday party; 9:30 pm)
May 22:  Grady Gaines & The Texas Upsetters (Grady’s birthday party;
     9:30 pm)
May 23:  Tony Vega Band (9:30 pm)
May 28:  Houston Blues Society Monthly Jam (9:30 pm)
May 29:  Tommy Dardar Band (9:30 pm)
May 30:  Alan Haynes (9:30 pm)
May 31:  National Zydeco Foundation Monthly Jam (8 pm)
Mondays: John Egan
Tuesdays:  Westside Johnson
Tuesdays: James & The Bondsmen
Wednesdays: blues jam
Thursdays: Luther & the Healers

Big Texas Dance Hall & Saloon (Webster)
www.bigtexassaloon.com
June 11: Steve Wariner
  
Big Top (The)
Wednesdays: Peter & James (10 pm)
Thursdays: Nick Gaitan & the Umbrella Man (10 pm)

Blondie’s (LaPorte)
May 9:  Wild Cactus Rose

Bobbie’s House of Spirits (Galveston)
Sundays:  open mic (9 pm)

Bohemeo’s
Sundays: open mic (9 pm)

Bub’s (Alvin)
June 12:  New Offenders (9 pm)

Bubba’s Sports Bar (Washington Ave.)
Tuesdays:  Bayou City Showcase & open mic w/Mark Zeus (7:30 pm)

Bugle Boy (The) (LaGrange)  
www.thebugleboy.com
May 8:  Joe Ely (8 pm)
May 9:  Grace Pettis (8 pm)
May 15:  Blue Water Highway Band (8 pm)
May 16: Roy Book Binder (8 pm)
May 22-23:  CLOSED
May 29:  Nikki Talley

Bugs & Brew Fest (Manvel) 
www.bugsandbrewfest.com
May 23:  New Offenders

Cabo (Seabrook)
Tuesdays: Danny Lopez & The Rickwads
Thursdays: Obsolete August

Cactus Music
May 6:  Rebecca Perl (5:30 pm)
May 23:  Kevin Sekhani (1 pm)
May 29:  Zuni Mountain Boys (5:30 pm)
May 30:  Fire Signs (3 pm)

Café 4212
Mondays:  jazz jam 

Cash County Line (Humble)
June 5:  New Offenders/Mike McClure Band (9:30 pm)

Cezanne
May 9:   Danielle Reich Quintet (9 pm)

Chelsea Wine Bar (El Lago)
August 22:  Grifters & Shills


Chicago Joe’s (Spring)
Sunday:  blues jam (3-7 pm)

Churchill’s Sports Bar (Sugar Land)
May 8:          Texas TNT (9 pm)
 
Claudio’s Restaurant (Kemah)
Mondays: open mic (7 pm)

Club Max
Tuesdays: Earl T & The Tattered Hearts (7 pm)
1st Friday: Earl T & The Tattered Hearts 

Cock & Bull British Pub (Seabrook)
Wednesdays: open mic (7 pm)

Cock-Eyed Seagull (Clear Lake) 
Thursdays: open mic

Concert Pub (The) (Galleria)
www.theconcertpub.com
Sundays:   jam (9 pm)

Concert Pub (The) (North)  
www.theconcertpub.com
May 22:   The Madmen
June 26:  Texas Flood
August 6:  Michael Sweet/Shaw/Tame Fury
Sept 11:   Dilana
 
Continental Club (The) 
www.continentalclub.com
May 8: Two Star Symphony
May 13:  Golden State-Lone Star Revue featuring Mark Hummel,
     Anson Funderburgh, Little Charlie Baty, Wes Starr & RW Grigsby
     (10 pm)
May 18:   Moses Guest
May 22:  The Nightowls
May 23:  Dirty Bourbon River Show
May 29:  Disco Expressions/The Allen Oldies Band
Thursdays: Beetle (7-10 pm)

Corner Pub (The) (Conroe) 
www.thecornerpubinconroe.com
May 9:  Mike Amabile (9 pm)
May 30:  Texas Johnny Boy (9 pm)
June 6:  New Offenders (9 pm)
Tuesdays: open mic w/Jeremy Bankhead (9 pm)
Wednesdays: The Lankford Brothers (8 pm)
Thursdays:  Adam McFarland & Josh Pitt (9 pm)

Costa’s
Mondays:  Alisha's Quartet (7-10 pm)

County Line Bar & Grill (Richmond)
Sundays:  jam w/The Kingpins (5-9 pm)

Crabby Daddy Seafood & Steakhouse (The Woodlands)
May 22:   Sonny Boy Terry Band (7 pm)
June 19:  Sonny Boy Terry Band (7 pm)
July 11:  Sonny Boy Terry Band (7 pm)
 
Crighton Theatre (Conroe)
www.crightontheatre.org
May 9:  Joe Ely, Ruthie Foster & Paul Thorn Song Swap
June 6:  Ray Wylie Hubbard/Uncle Lucius

Cruiser’s Ice House (Santa Fe) 
www.CruisersTX.com
May 9:   Cymblem
May 16:  Blue Moon
May 23:  Snit’s Dog & Pony Show
May 30:  Electric Soul
Fridays:  acoustic jam (8 pm)
Sundays: blues jam (4-8 pm)

Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
May 7:  Lana Del Rey/Courtney Love
May 16: Dave Matthews Band
May 28:  Jimmy Buffet & The Coral Reefer Band
May 30: Train/The Fray/Matt Nathanson
June 20:  Darius Rucker/Brett Eldredge/Brothers Osborne/A Thousand 
     Horses/Casey James/Chase Bryant/Drake White/Michael Ray
July 2:   Third Eye Blind/Dashboard Confessional
July 10: Tedeschi Trucks Band/Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings/ 
     Doyle Bramhall II
July 17:  The Avett Brothers/Old Crow Medicine Show
July 18:  Steely Dan/Elvis Costello & The Imposters
July 21: Sublime With Rome/Rebelution/Pepper/Mickey Avalon
July 22: Kid Rock/Foreigner
July 24: Fall Out Boy/Wiz Khalifa
July 25:  Chicago/Earth, Wind & Fire
July 31:  Idina Menzel
August 1: Slayer/King Diamond/Hellyeah/The Devil Wears Prada/
     Whitechapel/Thy Art is Murder/Jungle Rot/Sister Sin/Sworn In/
     Shattered Sun/Feed Her to the Sharks/Code Orange/Kissing Candice
August 8:  5 Seconds of Summer
August 19:  Incubus/Deftones/Death From Above 1979/The Bots
August 21: J. Cole/Big Sean/YG & Jeremih
August 22: Def Leppard/Styx/Tesla
August 25:  Yes/Toto
Sept 1: Kelly Clarkson/Pentatonix/Eric Hutchinson
Sept 4:  Slipknot/Lamb of God/Bullet For My Valentine/Motionless
     In White
Sept 11:  ZZ Top
Sept 25:  Van Halen/Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band
Oct 8:  Counting Crows/Citizen Cope/Hollis Brown

Dan Electro’s Guitar Bar 
www.danelectrosguitarbar.com
May 8:  Stratus (9 pm)
May 9:  Brennan McLeon/Van Wilks (9 pm)
May 15: Eric Tessmer (9 pm)
May 16: Annika Chambers w/Jeff Jensen (9 pm)
May 22: Hamilton Loomis (9 pm)
May 23:  Sparky Parker (CD release; 9 pm)
Thursdays:  jam  (8 pm)

Danton’s Gulf Coast Seafood Kitchen 
www.dantonsseafood.com
Sundays: blues brunch (11 am-4 pm)

Dean’s Downtown
Sundays:  Houston Songwriter Series (8-10 pm)

Discovery Green
www.discoverygreen.com
May 7:   Bill Carter & The Blame/Mike Stinson (6 pm)
May 14:  Shinyribs/Wrenfro (6 pm)
May 21:  The Fab 5/Picture Book & Friends (6 pm)
May 28:  8½ Souvenirs/ The Jitterbug Vipers (6 pm)
June 4:   David Lee Garza Y Los Musicales/Pulpo (6 pm)
June 11: Geno Delafose & French Rockin’ Boogie (6 pm)
June 18:  Roxy Roca/Electric Attitude (6 pm)
June 25: Ian Moore & The Lossy Coils/Annika Chambers (6 pm)

Dixie Roadhouse Bar & Grill
Wednesdays: open mic jam

Dosey Doe (The Big Barn) (The Woodlands) 
www.doseydoe.com
May 7: Lindi Ortega Band (8:30 pm)
May 8:  Max Stalling Band (8:30 pm)
May 9: Damn Quails (8:30 pm)
May 14:  Julie Belle (7:30 pm); Subdudes (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
May 15:  Charlie Montague (7:30 pm; Leon Russell (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
May 17: Peter Yarrow (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
May 22:  Keb Mo (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
May 23:  Nellie McKay (8:30 pm)
May 29:  The Mystiqueros (8:30 pm)
May 30:  Shawn Colvin (dinner/show; 7:30 pm)
June 4:  Bucky Covington (8:30 pm)
June 5:   Lari White & Chuck Cannon (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
June 6:   Willis Alan Ramsey/Alison Rogers (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
June 7:  Acoustic Alchemy (dinner/show; 7:30 pm)
June 11:  Rich Robinson Band (8:30 pm)
June 12: Ginger Baker's "Jazz Confusion" (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
June 13:  Liz Longley & Max Gomez (7:45 pm)
June 14:  Gin Blossoms (dinner/show; 5:30 & 9 pm)
June 18:  Slaid Cleaves Duo (8:30 pm)
June 20:  Rippingtons (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
June 24:  Jefferson Starship (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
June 26: Earl Thomas Conley Band (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
June 28:  Ambrosia (dinner/show; 7:30 pm)
July 3:  Gene Watson Band (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
July 5: The Highwaymen Live (dinner/show; 7 pm)
July 8-9: Tab Benoit w/Jarekus Singleton (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
July 10:   Break of Reality (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
July 18: Albert Lee & Cindy Cashdollar (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
July 19:  The Blues Brothers Revue (dinner/show; 7:30 pm)
July 23: Stu Hamn (8:30 pm)
July 25:  Peter White & Euge Groove “Jazz Attack” Band (dinner/show;  
     8:30 pm)
July 31:  Crystal Bowersox Band (8:30 pm)
August 1:  Marcia Ball Band (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
August 7:  Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
August 12: Tracy Byrd (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
August 21: Neal McCoy Band (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
August 23:  Shooter Jennings & Waymore’s Outlaws (dinner/show; 7:30 pm)
August 26:  Cory Morrow (8:30 pm)
August 30: Will Hoge Band (dinner/show; 7 pm)
Sept 4:  Whispering Bill Anderson Duo (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Sept 17:   Tuck & Patti (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Sept 25: John Conlee Band (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Sept 26:  Strunz & Farah (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Sept 27:   Judy Collins Band (dinner/show; 4 & 7:30 pm)
Oct 8:  Herman’s Hermits featuring Peter Noone (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Oct 9:   Cherish Lee (7:30 pm); Johnny Lee Band (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Oct 10:  Mavis Staples & Joan Osborne (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Oct 16:  Sammy Kershaw Band (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Oct 17:  Tony Joe White (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Oct 18:  Mercury (7 pm)
Oct 30:  Matthew & Gunnar Nelson Band (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Oct 31: The Guess Who (dinner/show; 5 & 8:30 pm)
Nov 5:  Taylor Dayne Band (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Nov 6:  Lorrie Morgan Band (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Nov 11:  Gino Vannelli Band (dinner/show; 8 pm)
Nov 14:  Carlene Carter Band (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Nov 28: Peter White Christmas w/Rick Brown & Minoli Abair (dinner/ 
      show; 8:30 pm)
Nov 29:   Mercury (7 pm)
Dec 13:   The Buckinghams (dinner/show; 7:30 pm)
Dec 20: Michael Landra (dinner/show; 7:30 pm)

Dosey Doe Music Café
www.doseydoe.com
May 5:   Scott Brown & Friends w/Bart Crow (8 pm)
May 6:   Claude Burbon (8 pm)
May 8:   Samantha Fish Band (8:30 pm)
May 9:   Milk Drive (8:30 pm)
May 13:  Dannika Holmes/Peter Bradley Adams (8 pm)
May 14:  Devil's Hollow (8:30 pm)
May 15:  Mark Jones/Howie Day Band (8:30 pm)
May 16:  The Killdares (8:30 pm)
May 19:  Grace Askew (8 pm)
May 20:   Annalise Emerick (7:30 pm)
May 21: Dirty River Boys (8:30 pm)
May 22:  Bottom Dollar String Band (8:30 pm)
May 23:   Micky & The Motorcars (8:30 pm)
May 24:  The World In Lights (CD release; 7 pm)
May 27:  Jason Cassidy (8 pm)
May 28:  The Choir & Kevin Max w/Michael Roe (8:30 pm)
May 29:   Thom Shepherd (8:30 pm)
May 30:  Gary Kyle Band (8:30 pm)
May 31:   Sibling Rivalry (7 pm)
June 2:    Scott Brown & Friends w/Rich O’Toole (8 pm)
June 3:  The Mulligan Brothers (7:30 pm)
June 4:  Tommy Castro & The Painkillers (8:30 pm)
June 5:  The Chubby Knuckle Choir (8:30 pm)
June 6:   Paula Nelson & Tony Ramey (8:30 pm)
June 11:  Carolyn Wonderland Band (8:30 pm)
June 12:  Guy Forsyth (7:30 pm); Jonathan Edwards (8:30 pm)
June 13:  Josh Grider Band (8:30 pm)
June 18:   Big Small Band (8:30 pm)
June 19:   Cool Freddie E & The Crew (8:30 pm)
June 20:   Kyle Hutton (CD release; 8:30 pm)
June 24:  Courtney Patton (CD release; 8:30 pm)
June 25:   Troy McConnell Family w/Louise Adams (8:30 pm)
June 26: Dan Navarro (8:30 pm)
June 27: Brandon Rhyder (8:30 pm)
July 3:   Hamilton Loomis (8:30 pm)
July 4:   Folk Family Revival (CD release; 8:30 pm)
July 7:    Scott Brown & Friends w/Bart Crow (8 pm)
July 8:    Dub Miller (8 pm)
July 9:   Michael Player Band (8:30 pm)
July 10:  Mike & The Moonpies (8:30 pm)
July 11:  Rodney Parker & 50 Pesos Reward (8:30 pm)
July 15:  Jenna McDaniel (7:30 pm)
July 17:  Gary P. Nunn Band  (8:30 pm)
July 18: Shake Russell, Michael Hearne & Mike Roberts (8:30 pm)
July 22:   Rex Robards (8 pm)
July 24:   Seth Walker Band (8:30 pm)
July 30:  Adam Fears Band (8:30 pm)
July 31:  Seth James Band (8:30 pm)
August 7:  Stewart Mann & Statesboro Revue (8:30 pm)
August 8:  South Austin Moonlighters (8:30 pm)
August 14:  Juke Jointer Prophets (8:30 pm)
August 15:  Scooter Brown Band (8:30 pm)
August 20:  Doug MacLeod (8:30 pm)
Sept 3:  Carsie Blanton (8:30 pm)
Sept 10:  Brian Kalinec, Annalise Emeric & Jesse Terry (8:30 pm)
Sept 17:  Paper Moon Shiners (8:30 pm)
Sept 19:  Mike Zito Band (8:30 pm)
Sept 26:  Wade Hayes (8:30 pm)
Oct 2:  Milk Drive (8:30 pm)
Oct 11:  Sean Ashby (6:30 pm); Jon Gomm (7:30 pm)
Oct 23:  Bill Carter Duo (8:30 pm)
Oct 24:   Billy Crockett (8:30 pm)
Nov 6:   Bonnie Bishop (8:30 pm)
Nov 18:   Tia McGraff (7:30 pm)

 

Emmit’s Place
www.emmitsplace.com
Mondays:   jam (9 pm)

Firehouse Saloon (The)  
www.firehousesaloon.com
May 8:  Bronco Jr. (9 pm)
May 9:  William Clark Green/Cody Bryan Band (9 pm)
May 28:  New Offenders (9 pm)
May 29:  Rich O’Toole/Dean Seltzer (9 pm)

517 Bar (Dickinson)
Tuesdays: jam 

 
Free Press Summer Festival   www.fpsf.com
June 6-7

Fuddruckers (Nasa Road 1)
1st Tuesday: Bay Area Bluegrass Association bluegrass jam (7 pm)

Galveston Island Brewing (Galveston)
May 23:   Kevin Anthony & G-Town (7 pm)
 
Galveston’s Own Farmer’s Market (Postoffice St., Galveston)
May 17:   Kevin Anthony & G-Town (9 pm)
 

Galveston Pleasure Pier (Galveston) 
www.pleasurepier.com
May 8:    Velvet Punch (6-10 pm)
May 15:   No Strings Attached (6-10 pm)
May 16:  Radio Frequency (6-10 pm)
May 17:  Sundance Head (1-5 pm)
May 22:  A Sure Thing (6-10 pm)
May 23:  Louis Adams Band (6-10 pm)
May 25:  Louis Adams Band (12-4 pm)
May 30:   Adrian Circle (6-10 pm)
June 7:   Blues Brews & BBQ w/Sonny Boy Terry Band (1-5 pm)

George’s Bar & Grill (Conroe)
Thursdays: open mic (8 pm)

Gordon Street Tavern (Alvin)
May 13:  Hunter McKithan & T-Ray (acoustic; 7 pm)


Gridiron Bar & Grill (Sugar Land)
Sundays: open mic (6 pm)

H & H Saloon
Sundays: open mic (4-8 pm)

Hickory Hollow (Heights)  
www.hickoryhollowrestaurant.com
May 8:   Lonestar Bluegrass Band (7 pm)
May 9:  Mike Stroup Band (5:30 pm)
May 15: Kimberly M’Carver (7 pm)
May 16: The Blenders (5:30 pm)
May 22: Jamie Sloan (7 pm)
May 23: Pat Gavin & The Buckaroo Band (5:30 pm)
May 29:  Bordertown Ramblers (7 pm)
May 30:  Cypress Creek Bluegrass (5:30 pm)
Wednesdays:  bluegrass jam (6:30 pm) 

Hideaway (The)   
www.hideawayondunvale.com
May 9:   Paul Ramirez Band (9:30 pm)
May 15:  57 State (9:30 pm)
May 22:  Cody Ray Henry (9:30 pm)
May 29:  Pardo and Reed (9:30 pm)
June 6:  Charlie Harrison (9:30 pm)
June 12: Cody Ray Henry (9:30 pm)
June 26:  James Henry Band (9:30 pm)
June 27:  Bud Meyer (9:30 pm)
Tuesdays: jam w/Rick Lee & the Night Owls  (9:30 pm)

Hobby Center for Performing Arts
Oct 26:  Josh Groban

House of Blues  
www.hob.com
May 7: Blackberry Smoke
May 8:  Jonny Lang
May 9:  Ed Kowalczyk
May 10:  The Relationship
May 11:  Nico & Vinz/Jason French/Siren XX
May 12:  Steve Earle/The Mastersons
May 13:  Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds
May 14:  Juicy J
May 15: Kevin Griffin (Bronze Peacock Room)
May 16:  Zoe Keating (Bronze Peacock Room)
May 18:  Migos/OG Maco
May 21:  Queensryche
May 23: Slash featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators/Fozzy
May 24: Purity Ring/Born Gold
May 26:  Of Mice and Men
May 28: Todd Rundgren
May 29:  Cowboy Mouth
May 30:  George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic/Funk Ark; Lincoln
     Durham (Bronze Peacock Room)
May 31:  Action Bronson/The Alchemist
June 4:  Robin Trower
June 5:  Cody Jinks/The Damn Quails
June 6:   Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience
June 11: Geto Boys
June 13:  Beth Hart
June 14:  Marcus Miller Band
June 16:  Ben Folds
June 18:  Turnpike Troubadours
June 19:  Neon Trees
June 20:  Whitesnake/Diamante
June 27:  World Party/David Duffy (Bronze Peacock Room)
June 30:  Lenka (Bronze Peacock Room)
July 2: Sean McConnell (Bronze Peacock Room)
July 10:  The Molly Ringwalds
July 17: TNT (Bronze Peacock Room)
July 23:  The Family Crest (Bronze Peacock Room)
July 25:  Zepparella (Bronze Peacock Room)
July 31:  Kiss Alike (Bronze Peacock Room)
August 1: Social Distortion/Nikki Lane/Drag the River
August 7:  Ozz
August 14: Skyrocket (Bronze Peacock Room)
August 20: Slightly Stoopid/The Expendables
August 21: The Fab 5 (Bronze Peacock Room)
August 28:  Ottmar Liebert & Luna Negra
Sept 26:   Zoso
Oct 10:   The Tragically Hip

Jackie’s Brickhouse (Kemah)
www.jackiesbrickhouse.com
May 9:   The Fab 5 (9 pm)

Jacks
May 9:   Bristol Fashion (9 pm)
May 16:  Charlie Parker Band (9 pm)
May 30:  Texas TNT (9 pm)

 
Jailhouse Saloon (Spring) 
www.jailhousesaloontx.com
May 30: Glenn Bryant Band (9 pm)
Sundays: jam (2-8 pm)

Jake’s Sports Bar
Wednesdays:  open mic jam

Java Buzz Café (Spring)
Saturdays: open mic (9 pm)

Jazz  
www.jazzhouston.com
(for upcoming events in the jazz community)

Johnny Arolfo Civic Center (League City)
3rd Saturday (except May/December): Bay Area
     Bluegrass Association presents live bluegrass
     music (7 pm)  www.bayareabluegrass.org

JP Hops House  
www.jphopshouse.com
Wednesdays:  Hard Times Troubadours (7 pm)
Sundays:   open mic (6 pm)

Katie’s Bar (Bacliff) 
www.KatiesBar.com
May 6:  Groove Kings (9 pm)
May 7:  Holland K. Smith (9 pm)
May 8:   Mike Zito & The Wheel (9:30 pm)
May 9:  Jonn Del Toro Richardson (9:30 pm)
May 13:  Annika Chambers w/Jeff Jensen (8 pm)
May 14: Kenny Cordray & Kirk McKim (9 pm)
May 15:  Leannasarus Rex (9:30 pm)
May 16:  Brad Absher Band (9:30 pm)
May 20:  John A. Miller (8 pm)
May 21:  James Wilhite  (9 pm)
May 22:  Tony Vega Band (9:30 pm)
May 23:  Scott McGill Band (9:30 pm)
May 27: Dave Nevling & The Blues Kats (8 pm)
May 28:  Jackson/Youngblood (9 pm)
May 29: Alan Haynes (9:30 pm)
May 30:  Tommy Dardar Band (9:30 pm)
Sundays:   blues jam (4-8 pm)

La Brisa Mexican Restaurant (Bacliff)
May 10: Andy & The Dreamsicles (5-9 pm)

Lafayette Cajun Seafood Restaurant
Wednesdays: The Over The Hill Gang/Dixieland Jazz (7-9 pm)

Last Concert Café (The) 
www.lastconcert.com
May 15:  Carolyn Wonderland
May 23:  Robin Kirby & Friends/The Atomic Nightingales/Annie B Band
     (CD release; 8 pm)
Mondays: open mic
Wednesdays: Potroast/Hell in a Bucket
Thursdays: The Annie B Band (7 pm); The Hightailers (10:30 pm)
Saturdays:  Jimmy Lee Deen (7-9 pm)
Sundays: acoustic jam session (10:30 am)

Lazy Lizard (San Leon)
May 17: Andy & The Dreamsicles (Leukemia  Lymphoma Society Benefit;
      3-8 pm)

Lobello’s Pub (Huffman)
May 8:  New Offenders (10 pm)
  
Lynn’s Longbranch Saloon 
www.lynnslongbranch.com
Thursdays: jam (8:30 pm)
Sundays:  Flash &  The Key of Soul (6-10 pm)

Maggiano’s Little Italy
Tuesdays: Van Lang (7 pm)
Wednesdays: Van Lang (7 pm)
Thursdays: Van Lang (7 pm)

Main Street Crossing (Tomball)
May 4:  Shooter Jennings (8 pm)
May 6:  Zach Walther Band (8 pm)
May 8:  Billy Joe Shaver (8 pm)
May 9:  Monte Montgomery/Marcus Eldridge (8 pm)
May 14:  Fred Eaglesmith/Tif Ginn (8 pm)
May 15:  Jason Eady/Adam Hood (8 pm)
May 16: Jarrod Birmingham (8 pm)
May 18:  Pam Tillis (8 pm)
May 20:  Charlie Robison (8 pm)
May 22:  Zane Williams (8 pm)
May 28:  Jerrett Zach & The OSR Band (8 pm)
May 29:  2-Bit Palomino/Derek Aramburu (7:30 pm)
June 3:  Jesse Dayton (8 pm)
June 4:  Larry Gatlin (8 pm)
June 5:  Hal Ketchum (8 pm)
June 6:  Lee Roy Parnell (8 pm)
June 12: Mark Jones & Twenty Paces (8 pm)
June 13:  Trout Fishing in America (8 pm)
June 20:  Shake Russell & Michael Hearne (8 pm)
June 25: Susan Gibson/Shellee Coley/Morgan Wilson (8 pm)
June 26: John Conlee (8 pm)
June 27:  David Ball (8 pm)

Masones Saloon   
www.masonessaloon.com
May 21:  Coastliners
June 4:   Satisfaction
July 30:  The Fab 5
August 27:  Black Dog
Oct 8:    7 Bridges

McGonigel’s Mucky Duck 
www.mcgonigels.com
May 5: Kirstin Diable (7:30 pm)
May 6:  Chris Knight (7:30 pm)
May 7:  Q and A (7 pm); Scott Miller (9:30 pm)
May 8: Piper Jones (7 pm); Clandestine (9:30 pm)
May 9: James McMurtry (7 & 9:30 pm)
May 12:  Dana Louise & The Glorious Birds (7:30 pm)
May 14: Tom Russell (7 & 9:30 pm)
May 15:  Erib Bibb (7 pm); Daniel Markham (9:30 pm)
May 16:  Griffin House (7 pm)
May 17: Austin Lounge Lizards (6 pm)
May 19: Al Staehely (7 pm)
May 21: Possessed by Paul Jones (7 pm)
May 22: White Ghost Shivers (7 pm); Hadden Sayers (9:30 pm)
May 23:  Parker McCollum (7 pm); Salim Nourallah, Adam Levy &
     Demitasse (9:30 pm)
May 24-25:  CLOSED
May 26: Beppe Gambetta (7:30 pm)
May 28:  Radney Foster (7 & 9:30 pm)
May 31:  John Moreland (6 pm)
June 4:  Butch Hancock (7 pm); David Olney & Sergio Webb (9:30 pm)
June 5:   Tessy Lou & The Shotgun Stars (9:30 pm)
June 6:  Bobby Whitlock & Coco Carmel (9:30 pm)
June 7:   Shake Russell (6 pm)
June 8:  CLOSED
June 9:  John Fullbright (7:30 pm)
June 12:  Sara Hickman (7 pm); Colin Gilmore (9:30 pm)
June 13:  Rhett Miller (7 & 9:30 pm)
June 14: Shake Russell (6 pm)
June 18: Matt the Electrician (7 pm)
June 19:  Jimmy Lafave (7 pm); Patricia Vonne & Rosie Flores (9:30 pm)
June 20:  Joe Ely (7 & 9:30 pm)
June 21:  CLOSED
June 24:  Jonathan Jackson & Enation (7:30 pm)
June 25:  Memphis Dawls (7 pm); Cory Branan (9:30 pm)
June 26:  Greg Trooper (7:30 pm)
June 27:  Terri Hendrix (7 pm); South Austin Moonlighters (9:30 pm)
June 28:  Shake Russell (6 pm)
July 3:  Alejandro Escovedo (7 & 9:30 pm)
July 10:   Secret Sisters (7 pm)
July 11:   Hot Nut Riveters (7 pm); Guy Forsyth (9:30 pm)
July 14:   BJ Barham (7 pm)
July 16:   Brandon Rhyder (7 pm); Wreckless Eric (9:30 pm)
July 18: Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis (7 & 9:30 pm)
July 23:   Rod Picott (9:30 pm)
July 24:  Jimmy Lafave (7 pm); Lisa Morales (9:30 pm)
August 13:  Robbie Fulks/Redd Volkaert (7 pm)
August 14:   Milkdrive (7 pm)
August 28:  Wood & Wire (9:30 pm)
Sept 13:   Redd Volkaert (6 pm)
Sept 26:  California Guitar Trio (7 & 9:30 pm)
Sept 27: Hamilton Loomis (6 pm)
Oct 8:  Druha Trava (7 pm)
Oct 27:  Nela Cline & Julian Lage (7:30 pm)
Nov 8:  Eden MacAdam-Soma (6 pm)
Nov 20: Sam Baker (7 pm)
Nov 27: Lisa Morales (9:30 pm)
Nov 28: Slaid Cleaves (7 & 9:30 pm)
Dec 4:    Ian Moore (7 & 9:30 pm)
Mondays: open mic (6:30 pm)
Wednesdays: Irish Session (7:30 pm)

Mi Luna (Rice Village)
Thursdays:   Charlie y La Tribu (8:30 pm)

Millbend Coffeehouse (The Woodlands)
www.millbend.org
May 9:   Molly McMills/Cindy Scott (7:30 pm)
June 13:  Steve Brooks (7:30 pm)
July 11:  Still on the Hill (7:30 pm)

Milt’s Tavern (Willis)
May 16:    Wild Cactus Rose

Mo’s Place (Katy)
www.mosplacekaty.com
July 3:  Jason Boland
July 11: Stoney LaRue

Mr. Gino's
Sundays: Blues Review (6-10 pm)

Mugshots
May 15:  Texas TNT (9:30 pm)

Natachee’s
May 7:  Brock Zeman
May 9:  Mojo Nixon
May 15:  Craig Kinsey & Kyle Reid
May 29:  Josh Buckley
May 30:  Adam Klein
June 6:  Susan Gibson
 
Nick’s (Galveston)
May 15:   Andy & The Dreamsicles (6-10 pm)
May 23:   Andy & The Dreamsicles (6-10 pm)

19th Hole (The Woodlands)  
www.19th.cc
May 9: White Light Cemetary/The Dirty Seeds/Funeral Shroud
May 16:  Twelve Years Driven/Torrid Complex/Rise Laveau/
     RedHawk/Murdercase

NJ’s Bar
Wednesdays:  open mic w/Kris Collins (8 pm)

NRG Arena
July 16:   Smashing Pumpkins/Marilyn Manson

Old Quarter Acoustic Café (Galveston)
www.oldquarteracousticcafe.com
May 29: Matt Harlen & Grant Peeples
May 30: Lisa Morales Band
June 5:  Bill Staines
June 6: Marina Rocks
June 12:  Wood & Wire
June 13:  Guy Forsyth
June 19: George Ensle
June 20: Janeet Bell/the Hemmeridge Mountain Boys
June 26: Confederate Reef
July 3:  Max Stalling
July 12:  Lisa Morales
July 18:  Grade Lee & Lucky Boyd
July 25: Hank Schyma & Jo Bird (CD release)
Wednesdays:open mic
Thursdays: open mic

Outriggers Seafood Grill (Seabrook)
Sept 12:  Salty Dog Band (6 pm)

Papa’s Ice House (Spring)
May 16:  Texas TNT (9 pm)

Papa’s on the Lake (Conroe)
www.papasonthelake.com
May 9:   Dunville (8 pm)
May 16:   ZZ Rocks (8 pm)
May 24:  Cadillac Blues Band (2 pm)
May 31:  Texas TNT (3 pm)

Pier 30 Bar & Grill (Surfside Beach)
Wednesdays: open mic w/Greg Garner & Wylde Stallions 
     (9 pm)

Porter Lounge Sports Bar (Porter)
Sundays: jam w/Kevin Lamar & Movin’ On (8 pm)

Puffabelly’s (Old Town Spring)   
www.puffabellys.com
Wednesdays: Davin James Songwriter Showcase
     (8 pm)
Thursdays: acoustic open mic w/Kenny Courville
     (6 pm)

Red Brick Tavern (Conroe)
www.theredbricktavern.com
May 16:   Susan Gibson
Mondays:  Charles Peters-Freddie Mack Blues Duo

Red Cat Jazz Café
Mondays:  Shawn Allen & Odel Gray

Red River Ice House
Thursdays:  2 at 6

Redneck Country Club (Stafford)
July 16:  New Offenders (9 pm)

ReHab Bar on the Bayou
May 16:  Texas Johnny Boy (9 pm)
May 23:   Texas Johnny Boy (9 pm)
Wednesdays: Mitch Jacobs Honky Tonk Rehab (7:30 pm)

Rhode House (The) (Spring)
Thursdays: jam (8 pm)

Rico’s (Champions)
Fridays:    Michael Brim (6-9 pm)


Riptide Surf Bar (Galveston)
Sundays: Robert Kuhn & The Duhons

Ronnie’s (Dickinson)
Sundays: blues jam (4-8 pm)

Rooster’s Ice House (Magnolia)
May 9:    New Offenders

Rosie’s Bar (Galveston)
Sundays:   open mic jam (4-8 pm)

Sambuca Restaurant 
www.sambucarestaurant.com
May 16:  No Refund Band (6-9 pm)
Thursdays: The Zentenos (7:45 pm)
Sundays: Jawad (7:15 pm)

Scotty’s Pub
Thursdays: open mic (7 pm)

Scout Bar (Clear Lake)  
www.scoutbar.com
May 8:   Psychostick
May 9:   Toology
May 10:  Fear the Poet
May 18:  Chelsea Grin
May 21:  Moonshine Bandits
May 27:   Twiztid
May 28:   Black Stone Cherry
June 6:  The Noose/Alyson Chayns/Rusted Cage

Shakespeare Pub (The) 
www.shakespearepub.net
May 5:  Tres Amigos Percussion Trio (9 pm)
May 7:  Sonny Boy Terry (9:30 pm)
May 8:  Sonny Boy Terryw/Jimmy "Louisiana" Dotson (9:30 pm)
May 9:  Tony Vega Band (9:30 pm)
May 12: Paul Ramirez Band (9 pm)
May 14:  Annika Chambers w/Jeff Jensen (9:30 pm)
May 15:  Tommy Dardar (9:30 pm)
May 16:  The Peacemakers (9:30 pm)
May 19: Josh Hoyer & The Shadow Boxers (9:30 pm)
May 21:  Great Scott & The Almighties (9:30 pm)
May 22: Snit’s Dog & Pony Show (9:30 pm)
May 23:  Steve Krase Band (9:30 pm)
May 26:  Paul Ramirez Band (9 pm)
May 28:  Sonny Boy Terry (9:30 pm)
May 29:  Erin Jaimes Band (9:30 pm)
May 30:  No Refund Band (9:30 pm)
June 2:  Tres Amigos Percussion Trio (9 pm)
June 4:  Steve Gilbert Band (9:30 pm)
June 5:  John McVey & The Stumble (9:30 pm)
Wednesdays:  John McVey & The Stumble (9 pm)
Fridays: The Mighty Orq (solo; 6-8 pm)
Sundays: blues jam w/Spare Time Murray (9 pm)

Shenanigan’s (Texas City)  
www.shenanigansworld.com
May 9:   Cory Michael Band
May 15:  Top Gun
May 16:  Billy Miles & Miles of Texas

Signature Bistro (Seabrook)
Tuesdays:  open mic w/David Schwope (7 pm)

Smith & Wollensky
May 22:  The Fab 5 (7:30 pm)
 
Smokin’ Jozee’s (Huntsville)
May 9:  TreynWrek (9 pm)

Stafford Centre (Stafford)
May 6:   Gregg Allman (8 pm)
May 7:  Boz Scaggs (8 pm)
July 23:  BJ Thomas/The Triumphs (8 pm)

Stafford Ice House
Saturdays: open mic

Stevenson Park (Friendswood)
May 15:   The Fab 5 (7 pm)

Swanny’s Grill
Wednesdays:  Michael Brim (7-9 pm)
Thursdays:    open mic (6-9 pm)

T’s Bar (Conroe)
Mondays: open mic

T-Bone Walker Blues Fest (Longview) 
www.tbonewalkerbluesfest.com
June 5-6: Los Lonely Boys/Tab Benoit/Rick Derringer/Eric Gales/
     Johnny Winter Band/Trudy Lynn & Steve Krase/Lance Lopez/
     Buddy Flett/Peterson Brothers and more
 
Tall City Blues Fest (Midland) 
www.tallcitybluesfest.com
July 10-12: Tab Benoit/Mr. Sipp/Anthony Gomes/Jarekus Singleton/
       Tas Cru/Annika Chambers/Lisa Mann/Brandon Santini and more

Texas Crab Fest (Crystal Beach)
www.texascrabfestival.org
May 8: Kaylee Ruttland (4:30 pm); Wayne Toups (9 pm)
May 9: Three Way Switch (11 am); The Line Up (3:30 pm);
      George Strait Tribute (6:15 pm); Chee Weez (9 pm)
May 10:  House of Disciples Band (11:30 am); Leti Y El Conjunto
        (1:30 pm); Jerry Diaz & Hanna’s Reef (4:30 pm)

Texas Frog Fest (Crystal Beach)
www.texasfrogfest.org
May 23: Stoney LaRue/Cory Morrow/Jason Cassidy/Scooter Brown
     Band/Bri Bagwell/Josh Ward/Rick Trevino/Jody Booth/Jamie Talbert/
     Katie Whitney & The Draw
May 24:  Whiskey Myers/Bag of Donuts/Zane Williams/Fred Andrews &
      Honeybrowne/Jamie Bergeron/Midnight River Choir/Markus Fox/
      Pete Scobell Band/Pay Ryan/Posse

Texas Sushi Hana
Sundays: Mark Zeus (5-9 pm)

That One Bar (Spring)
May 29:  TreynWrek (9 pm)

The House on Washington
May 16:  TreynWrek (10 pm)

Toyota Center
May 16:  New Kids on the Block/TLC/Nelly
May 18:  Bette Midler
May 20:  Rush
May 24:  Drake
May 25: Neil Diamond
June 3: Romeo Santos
July 7:  Mana
July 16:  Imagine Dragons/Metric/Halsey
August 14:  Sam Smith
August 27:   Chayanne
Sept 6:  Motley Crue
Sept 18:  Ariana Grande/Prince Royal
Sept 30: Ricky Martin
Oct 16: Marc Anthony/Carlos Vives
Nov 6:   Billy Joel

Track Shack (Spring)
May 31: National Ed Day w/Scooter Green/Moses Rangel/Miss Leslie/
     Amber Digby/Brad Absher/Country Jim Sloan/Liz Talley/Patrick 
     Murphy/Randy Corner/Sundance Head/Roy Head/The Mighty Orq/
     Uncle Mojo/No Refund Band (12-8 pm)
June 13:   Amber Digby & Midnight Flyer 

Traders Village (Katy)
May 16:  Pushwater (12:30 pm); New offenders (2 pm); Chubby Knuckle
     Choir (4:30 pm)
May 17: The Bigsby’s (12:30 pm); Doc West (2:30 pm); TJ Broschoff
      (4:30 pm)

Twin Oaks Tavern (Conroe)
August 8:  TreynWrek (9 pm)

Two Mules Tavern (Spring)
May 23:   Texas TNT (9 pm)

Under the Volcano
May 6:    Mike Stinson (8 pm)
May 13:  Patrick Sweany (8 pm)
May 20:  The Bluebonnets (8 pm)
May 27: Jordan “Chili Sauce” Donald (8 pm)
June 3:  Mike Stinson (8 pm)
June 10: Brian Whelan (8 pm)
June 17:  Bluebonnets (8 pm)
June 24:  Shinyribs (8 pm)
July 1:    Mike Stinson (8 pm)

Vintage Pub
May 8:  Skab’d
Sundays:  open mic

West University Community Center
May 9: Rhett Butler (7:30 pm)

Wild Alaska Tavern
Wednesdays:  open jam night (9 pm)

Wildcatter Saloon (Katy)  
www.wildcattersaloon.com
May 10:   Steve Krase Band (3-7 pm)
May 17:  Luther & The Healers (3-7 pm)
May 31:  James Henry Band (3-7 pm)
June 14:   John McVey & The Stumble (3-7 pm)

Woody’s (Galveston)
May 31:  The New Offenders (3-7 pm)

Yaga’s (Galveston)
May 9:  Kevin Anthony & G-Town (Wild Game Cook-Off; 6:30 pm)

Zydeco 
www.zydecoevents.com
(for upcoming events in the zydeco community)