TUES. 2/12 - "JC Hyke & Friends Songwriter Serenade" @ MATT DENNY'S ALEHOUSE & RESTAURANT IN ARCADIA, 7 - 9:30pm. 145 E. Huntington Dr., between 1st & 2nd Aves. 626-462-0250. Full bar & kitchen, all ages. A weekly acoustic show of songwriters playing original songs, either as a solo or duo act, outside on the covered, heated patio. For this week's artists, go to: http://www.jchyke.com/
WED. 2/13 - "WINE & SONG" @ Firefly Bistro in South Pasadena with host Brad Colerick, who also performs each week. 7-10pm. Full dinner menu available or tacos, tapas and beer & wine specials that changes weekly. 1009 El Centro St. (just a couple blocks west of Fremont, south of Mission, near the Mission Street Gold Line station) 626-441-2443. For this week's featured artists go to: http://wineandsong.com/
WED. 2/13 - CRANE LAKE SERENADERS and MOON ROOF @ THE OLD TOWNE PUB IN PASADENA, 8:30pm. 66 N. Fair Oaks Ave. (Down the alley off of Holly St.) No cover, beer, bad wine & fake cocktails. But don't let that scare you, there's GREAT MUSIC TONIGHT! CLS are: John Wood, Rick Germond, Marc Doten, Bruce McAdam, Peter Burke. Moon Roof is Bruce's son Sam's band. cool flyer attached...
WED. 2/13 - JIMMY WYNNE'S 50th BIRTHDAY "WEDNESDAY NIGHT PLATTER PARTY" @ THE BUCCANEER. We're playing Jim's favorite vinyl records all night, commercial free! 70 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. 626-355-9045. No cover, full bar, nice candles!
THURS. 2/14** - VALENTINE'S DAY, SO CALL AHEAD FOR RESERVATIONS & INFO. - BARRY "BIG B" BRENNER @ FIREFLY BISTRO IN SOUTH PASADENA, 6 - 9pm. 1009 El Centro. 626-441-2443. Burgers, Brews & BLUES Every Thursday. http://www.bigbbrenner.com/
FRI. 2/15 - THE BLOODY BRAINS and THE INGRATES @ THE BUCCANEER LOUNGE IN SIERRA MADRE, 9:30pm. 70 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. 626-355-9045. No cover, full bar, bloody valentines.
SAT. 2/16 - TOM CORBETT BAND @ The Coffee Gallery Backstage in Altadena, 7pm. $18. 2029 N. Lake Ave. 626-798-6236. Featuring Bill Knopf on banjo and David Ferguson on guitar. Americana/Roots/Folk and comedy! LOVE these guys!
SAT. 2/16 - THE FORTUNATE FEW @ THE RANCHO BAR IN ALTADENA, 9pm - 1am. 2485 N. Lake Ave. No Cover, full bar, smoking patio.Blues, R&B, Soul, Rock, Funk and Jazz Blues.
SUN. 2/17 - BARRY "BIG B" BRENNER @ FIREFLY BISTRO IN SOUTH PASADENA, 11am - 2pm. 1009 El Centro. 626-441-2443. Sunday BLUES Brunch! http://www.bigbbrenner.com/
SUN. 2/17 - FRIENDS OF THE SIERRA MADRE LIBRARY'S ANNUAL WINE TASTING @ THE ALVERNO VILLA, 2 - 5pm. $60 advance tickets available at The Bottle Shop, Arnold's Hardware, Savor the Flavor and the Library. Lots of fabulous wines, beers, food and live music in several different areas. STEVE & STEVE,SUDBURY & RAMOS, and more.
"WEDNESDAY NIGHT PLATTER PARTY" @ THE BUCCANEER, 9pm. Bring your favorite vinyl records and play an entire side on the house turntable, commercial free! 70 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. 626-355-9045. No cover, full bar, friendly service!
FRI. 3/1 - ELECTRIC RAINMAN @ THE BUCCANEER LOUNGE IN SIERRA MADRE, 9pm. 70 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. 626-355-9045. No cover, full bar, friendly service! Ben Rushing's 60s power trio. Can't wait to see them!
SAT. 3/2 - OPEN MIC NIGHT @ THE FRET HOUSE IN COVINA. 309 N. Citrus Ave. (626) 339-7020. Always on the first Saturday of the month, and just one dollar for performers or audience. Sign-up starts at 7:30. If there aren't enough slots for everybody they'll make a list for the next month, and call you. Each act gets two songs or ten minutes, whichever comes first. The show starts at 8:00. They'll have desserts and coffee ready. Bring your friends and family and join the show! http://www.frethouse.com/
SAT. 3/2 - REGGAE D.J. @ THE BUC - 1st SAT. OF EACH MONTH.
MON. 3/4 - MAX BUDA BAND @ THE OLD TOWNE PUB IN PASADENA, 9pm. Corner of fair Oaks & Union behind the Container Store. Enter thru alley off of Holly Ave.626-577-6583. Chester, Jerry, Ted, Bruce, Peter and Nick on noisemakers. An eclectic mix of jazzed-up rock. One of my favorite bands. Every FIRST Monday night.
SAT. 3/9 - THE FORTUNATE FEW @ THE BUCCANEER LOUNGE IN SIERRA MADRE, 9pm. 70 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. 626-355-9045. No Cover, full bar, friendly service! Blues, R&B, Soul, Rock, Funk and Jazz Blues.
THURS. 3/14 - MJ SQUARED @ CLUBHOUSE 66 IN GLENDORA, HAPPY HOUR
SAT. 3/16 - SAUCY JACK @ T. BOYLE'S TAVERN IN PASADENA, 9ish.
from the planning ahead dept:
SUNDAY APRIL 7th - DOO DAH QUEEN TRYOUTS @ THE AMERICAN LEGION
SATURDAY APRIL 27th - DOO DAH PARADE IN EAST PASADENA
for complete info. on all things Doo Dah, go to:pasadenadoodahparade.info
Please remember to call and verify all info. before making plans. Everything is subject to change. This is show biz, after all...
Hope to see you out & about, SierraMadreSue
Hope to see you out & about, SierraMadreSue