CoastViews Music – Weekly Entertainment Guide

DOWNLOAD: CoastViewsMusic-June 17-2015R

by Kellie Morlock

Nearly every day on the coast is festive with all the live music going on! Join us on this tour of venues from Pacifica down to Pescadero, where most is provided free, unless otherwise noted.

——– PACIFICA ——–

A Grape in the Fog is a charming wine bar featuring cool tunes; 400 Old County Road, Pacifica; 650-735-5845.

+ Fri. June 19: Mike Sugar – eclectic pop/originals, 8-10:30 p.m.

+ Sat. June 20: Celia Malheiros – Brazilian jazz party, 8-10:30 p.m.

+ Fri. June 26: Dave Crimmen – rockabilly, 8-10:30 p.m.

+ Sat. June 27: Kimberlye Gold & Friends – rock/pop, 8-10:30 p.m.

Chit Chat Café5 W. Manor Dr, Pacifica; 650-738-2380

+ Fri. June 19: Abstract Sky – indie pop, 7:15-9:30 p.m.

Nick’s Restaurant serves hearty food & music, splash distance from the water.  100 Rockaway Beach, Pacifica; 650-359-3900

+ Fri. June 19: The Band at Nicks w/ Michael Peloquin on sax, 8 p.m.-midnight

+ Sat. June 20: The Band at Nicks w/ Carla Hembrecht, 8 p.m.-midnight

+ Sun. June 21: The Curt Moore Quartet w/ John Kalleen trumpet – jazz, 4-7 p.m.

+ Fri. June 26: The Band at Nicks w/ Anna Kristina, 8 p.m.-midnight

+ Sat. June 27: The Band at Nicks w/ Dee Johnson, 8 p.m.-midnight

+ Sun. June 28: The Curt Moore Quartet w/ Kris Strom on sax – jazz, 4-7 p.m.

Pacifica PerformancesThe Mildred Owen Concert Hall, 1220 Linda Mar Blvd., Pacifica; 650-355-1882; Tickets $12-20.

+ Sat. June 20: Chris O’Connell & the Smart Alecks – western swing/blues/country/jazz, 7:30 p.m. ($12-20)

+ Sat. June 27: Robert Howard & Keisuke nakogoshi – classical, 7:30 p.m. ($12-20)

+ Sat. July 11: Daniel Castro Band – blues, 7:30 p.m. ($12-20)

+ Sat. July 18: Five Play Jazz Quintet – jazz, 7:30 p.m. ($12-20)

Surf Spot serves up hot grooves outdoors along with good eats, right over by the Sea Bowl; 4627 Coast Hwy, Pacifica; 650-355-7873

+ Sat. June 20: Drifting Sand – surf/pop, 1 p.m.; Tiki Lounge Lizards – surf, 4:30 p.m.

+ Sun. June 21: Blue Collar Blues Band – blues, 1 p.m.; Groovy Judy – blues/funk/’60s, 4:30 p.m.

+ Sat. June 27: Deborah Crooks – Americana/blues, 1 p.m.; Tribal Blues Band – electric blues/funk/jazz, 4:30 p.m.

+ Sun. June 28: The Offshoots – Americana/alt country/blues/newgrass, 1 p.m.; Blue Diamond Fillups – rockabilly, 4:30 p.m

+ Sun. July 5: Stan Erhart Band – blues, 4:30 p.m.

——– MONTARA ——–

La Costanera is perched above Montara beach and hosts music  a couple nights a week; 8150 Cabrillo Highway, Montara, 650-728-1600.

+ Tuesday-Thursday: live music 6-8 p.m.

Montara Cafe & Bakery; 1400 Main St, Montara; 650-728-1188

Call for info

——-MOSS BEACH ——–

Cypress Meadows hosts Music in the Meadows every month, which includes tasty snacks before the show and desserts at intermission –reserve at rsvp@cypressmeadows.net; 343 Cypress Ave, Moss Beach

+ Fri. July 10: Blah Blah Woof Woof w/ Curious Blend – indie Americana, 7-10 p.m. ($30 includes wine, appetizers & dessert, doors open at 6) 

J7 Studios; 850 Airport Rd, #10, Moss Beach; 650-283-4094; info#j7studios.com

Call for info

——– EL GRANADA/PRINCETON/HARBOR ——–

American Legion Post 474; 470 Capistrano Rd, Half Moon Bay; 650-728-9244

+ Sundays: Blues Jam hosted by Stan Erhart, 6-10 p.m.

Café Classique: 107 Sevilla Ave, El Granada; 650-726-9775

+ Fridays & Saturdays: Bauer’s After Hours – singer/songwriters, 6-8 p.m.

+ Sundays: Gary Horseman – guitar/vocals, 9-10 a.m.

Concerts Up Front & Center at the Sand Bar; 270 Capistrano Rd, HMB; 415-794-4620

+ Sun. July 26: Hamish Anderson – Australian blues/rock artist, ($25)

Half Moon Bay Brewing Co rocks the harbor every weekend while serving up great brews and tasty food; 390 Capistrano Road, HMB; 650-728-BREW

+ Fri. June 19: The Bone Drivers  – power rock, 7-10 p.m.

+ Sat. June 20: Patrick Maier and Funktopus – funk/soul, 7-10 p.m.

+ Sun. June 21: Soul Power – soul/funk/rock, 5-9 p.m.

+ Fri. June 26: Winterland – arena rock, 7-10 p.m.

+ Sat. June 27: Erin and the Project – indie blues/rock, 7-10 p.m.

+ Sun. June 28: Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic – zydeco, 5-9 p.m.

+ Sat. July 11: **Half Moon Bay Drag Show (in the Maverick’s Beer Garden), 4 p.m.

Hop Dogma Brewing Co. is a true neighborhood brewery making handcrafted brews. 30 Avenue Portola – Ste. 1B, El Granada; 650-560-8729.

+ Thur. July 9: Comedy Sharks w/Scot Capurro– stand-up comedy, 7:30 p.m.

+ Thur. Aug 13: Comedy Sharks w/Jeff Applebaum– stand-up comedy, 7:30 p.m.

Mavericks Event Center; 107 Broadway, Princeton Harbor, 650-728-2739 x 3

+ Wed. June 17: ***Coastside Hope Annual Fundraiser*** Nigel and Clive & the British Invasion, 6-8 p.m. ($40-50, includes BBQ, Silent Auction, doors open at 5 p.m.)

Old Princeton Landing brings progressive rock, reggae & hip-hop music to the harbor; 460 Capistrano Road, HMB; 650-728-7096.(Generally 21+ with $3-5 cover)

+ Fri. June 26: Free Music Fridays w/ Fault Line – classic rock, 6-8 p.m.

+ Fri. July 3: Free Music Fridays w/ Mad Russian – classic rock, 6-8 p.m.

+ Sat. Aug 1: Forrest Day, Me & My People – rock, 9 p.m. ($10, 21+)

+ Fri. Aug 13: Free Music Fridays w/ Rayburn Brothers – folk/Americana/rock, 6-8 p.m.

Sam’s Chowder House combines and East coast style with West coast views4210 North Cabrillo Highway, HMB; 650-712-0245

+ Fri. June 19: Julian Kucera – Latin/blues guitar, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

+ Sat. June 20: Shabang! steel drums, 1-4 p.m.

+ Sun. June 21: Gary Gates La Honda Jam, 1-4 p.m.

+ Fri. June 26: Cryin’ Shame – funky bluegrass, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

+ Sat. June 27: Simple Creation reggae, 1-4 p.m.

+ Sun. June 28: South City Blues Band jump blues, 1-4 p.m.

Seville Tapas brings Spain to the coast! 450 Capistrano Rd, Princeton-by-the-sea; 650-563-4181.

Call for information

——– MIRAMAR ——–

Bach Dancing and Dynamite Society brings world class jazz to the coast; Douglas Beach House, 311 Mirada Road, HMB; 650-726-4143.($20-60)

+ Sun. June 21: Marcus Shelby Orchestra –  jazz, 4:30 p.m.

+ More to come late summer/fall!

Miramar Beach Restaurant; 131 Mirada Road, HMB; 650-726-9053.

+ Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays: Terry Disley – piano, 5-9 p.m.

+ Sundays: Terry Disley – piano, 12-4 p.m.

——– HALF MOON BAY ——–

Cafe Society (formerly M Coffee) brings art, poetry & jazz downtown; 522 Main St, HMB; 650-713-0800

Call for info

Cameron’s Restaurant, Pub & Inn delights guests with their British pub & double-decker buses, campground & fun music1410 S. Cabrillo Highway, HMB; 650-726-5705.

+ Thursdays: Auri’s Open Mic hosted by Kevy Nova, 8 p.m.

+ Fridays & Saturdays: Karaoke, 9 p.m.

+ Sun. June 21: Howard Fethe, Perry Thoosell & Erik Egol/Jason Craven, Matt Bland & Erik Egol – jazz trios, 5-8 p.m.

Cetrella offers fine dining in an elegant setting; 845 Main Street, HMB; 650-726-4090

+ Fri. June 19: Martan Mann – jazz, 6-9 p.m.

+ Sat. June 20: Mark Robinson – jazz, 7-10 p.m.

+ Fri. June 26: Martan Mann – jazz, 6-9 p.m.

+ Sat. June 27: Margie Baker – jazz, 7-10 p.m.

Coastal Repertory Theatre consistently brings Broadway quality productions to the coast; 1167 Main St., HMB; 650-726-0998

+ June 5-28: Sylvia – adult drama gone hilariously to the dogs, Fridays & Saturdays @ 8 p.m., Sundays @ 2 p.m., ($17-30) *Dog Adoption event held after each Sunday matinee!

+ July 24-Aug. 16: Jesus Christ Superstar – iconic rock opera by Andrew Lloyd Weber, Fridays & Saturdays @ 8 p.m., Sundays @ 2 p.m., ($27-40)

Coastside Lutheran Church; 900 Cabrillo Hwy, HMB; 650-726-9293

Call for information

Enso Studio exudes peace & harmony by the beach; 131 Kelly Ave, HMB; 650-726-1409

+ Fri. June 26: Restorative Kirtan w/ Peter Alexander – BYOD (bring your own drum), 6:45-8 p.m. ($10)

FIT Studio is branching out to host events; 50 N. Cabrillo Hwy, #4 (in Strawflower Village), HMB; 650-726-4040

+ Sat. June 27: Blue Blanket Improv – comedy, 7-9 p.m. ($10)

Mullin’s Bar & Grill shares views with the Ritz with more casual vibe; 2 Miramontes Point Road, HMB; 650-712-2215.

Call for info

Music Box at the Moon (Pasta Moon) showcases musical talent in the restaurant that helped put Half Moon Bay on the culinary map; 315 Main St., HMB; 650-726-5125.

Call for info

Ocean View Lodge aka Oddfellows Lodge, hosts eclectic talent, often on tour; 526 Main St., HMB; 650-712-0718.

+ Sat. June 27: The T Sisters – folk/Americana/soul, 7:30-10:30 p.m. ($20)

The Ritz-Carlton hosts world-class jazz; 1 Miramontes Point Road, HMB; 650-712-7000.

+ Thursdays & Saturdays: live jazz, 7-10 p.m.

San Benito House; 356 Main St., HMB; 650-726-3425

+ Fri. June 19: Kellie & Company – Kellie Morlock w/ jazz trio, 7-8 p.m. + Blame it on the Dog – rock/Americana/blues, 8-10 p.m. (supporting Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir European Tour & HMB Relay for Life)

Sushi Main Street Sake Bar brings music to fine Japanese cuisine; 400 Main St, HMB; 650-726-2775

+ Thursdays: Ander Meyer – piano trio, 7-9:30 p.m. 

——– SAN GREGORIO ——–

The San Gregorio General Store is one of the most unique and charming places to hear music anywhere; Highway 84 and Stage Road, San Gregorio; 650-726-0565.

+ Sat. June 20: Frank Cefalu, 11-1 p.m.; Atkinson Kincheloe & Beynon, 2-5 p.m.

+ Sun. June 21: Nervous Pinatas, 11-1 p.m.; Pathetic Honey String Band, 2-5 p.m.

+ Sat. June 27: Grace Addle & Keenan Wade, 11-1 p.m.; Atkinson Kincheloe & Beynon, 2-5 p.m.

+ Sun. June 28: Nervous Pinatas, 11-1 p.m.; The Bundy Browne Band, 2-5 p.m.

——–LA HONDA ———

Apple Jack’s is always a party in the redwoods, music or not. 1 Entrada Way, La Honda; 650-747-0331

+ Sat. June 20: Rocktapus, 9:30-1:30 p.m. (21+)

+ Sat. June 27: 11 Wails, 9:30-1:30 p.m. (21+)

——–PESCADERO ——–

Highway One Brewing Company serves brews and good music by Gazos Creek;  5720 Cabrillo Hwy, Pescadero; 650-879-9243

+ Sun. July 5: The Triffins, 3-6 p.m.

+ Sun. July 12: Hot Rodz Classic Cars, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; The Triffins, 3-6 p.m.

Pescadero Country Store in beautiful downtown Pescadero; 251 Stage Rd, Pescadero;650-879-0410

Call for info

Pescadero Grown! Farmer’s Market, June-October, 3-7 p.m.

2 Responses to CoastViews Music – Weekly Entertainment Guide

  1. colleen granahan says:

    May 3rd at the ODD Fellows building on Main St. in Half Moon Bay a great trio is playing plus there will be a guitar workshop “Tools for Jamming and Improvisation” at 3 PM, on the same day.
    http://oceanviewlodge143.createsend1.com/t/ViewEmail/j/B73F57257D6346DE/EA0D2ADF5F1F4C4BC5EC08CADFFC107B

  2. Bob Dempsey says:

    Thanks for all the updates
    Bob D

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