Daily Action: Your guide to South Shore Tahoe nightlife and music
May 22, 2008
Saturday, May 24: Terry Fator, 9 p.m., $45 and $55
June 21: Smokey Robinson, $55 and $70
July 5: Eddie Money, 9 p.m., $35
July 12: Rita Rudner, 9 p.m., $35 and $45
July 26: Doobie Brothers, 9 p.m., $80 and $90
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Aug. 2: Dana Carvey, 9 p.m., $55 and $65
Aug. 9: Boz Scaggs, 9 p.m., $70 and $80
Aug. 16: Paul Rodriguez, 9 p.m., $40 and $50
Sept. 13: David Allan Coe
(775) 586-2044, (800) 648-3353 or ticketsus.at/Tribune
GALERIE BLU’U, THE ART OF JAZZ
Friday, May 24: Garrett Grow quartet
Saturday, May 25: Ishmael Versoza and friends
(775) 588-3400, http://www.galeriebluu.com
OPAL ULTRA LOUNGE
Open: Thursdays through Saturdays, doors at 6 p.m.
Table reservations and bottle service available by calling (775) 586-2000
Doors open at 10 p.m.; open Wednesday, and Friday through Monday
TAHOE LIVE STAGE
Fridays and Saturdays: Jesse Kalin and Cool Black Kettle, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
CABO WABO CANTINA
Live music every night
Mondays: Jesse Kalin and Friends
Tuesdays: the Cash Only Band, 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.
Wednesdays: Naughty School Girl Night
Thursdays: Cool Black Kettle, American melting pot rock
HARVEYS OUTDOOR CONCERTS
June 28: Robert Plant and Alison Krauss featuring T-Bone Burnett, 7:30 p.m.,
$49.50, $$69.50, $89.50
July 12: Journey, Heart, Cheap Trick, 6 p.m., $49.50, $59.50, $99.50,
$125.50 and $199.50
July 26: James Taylor, 7:30 p.m., $49.50, $79.50, $125
July 27: Toby Keith “Biggest Baddest Tour,” with Montgomery Gentry, Carter’s
Chord, Mica Roberts and Trailer Choir, 7 p.m., $67.50, $87.50, $97.50 and
Aug 2: Steely Dan “Think Fast” Tour, 7:30 p.m., $49.50, $69.50, $89.50,
Aug. 9: Sammy Hagar & the Wabos and special guest Ronnie Montrose, $7 p.m.,
general admission, $57.50
Aug. 15: Alan Jackson, 7:30 p.m., $49.50, $59.50, $79.50, $125.50, tickets
on sale Monday, May 19 at 10 a.m.
Aug. 23: Sheryl Crow with special guests James Blunt and Toots & the
Maytals, 6:30 p.m., $49.50/$79.50, $99.50 and $125.50
Tickets are available at all Ticketmaster locations and online at
HARD ROCK CAFE
Through Sunday, May 25: Willie Barcena and Larry Omaha
May 27 to June 1: Dennis Blair and Dan Levy
June 3-8: John Caponera and Johnny Steele
June 10-15: Dat Phan and Mark Reedy
June 17-22: John Joseph co-headlining with Johnny B
June 24-29: Hal Sparks, Howie Nave and Chris Bono
July 1-6: Max Alexander and David Gee
July 8-13: Todd Glass and Bobby Miyamoto
July 15-20: Harry Basil and Mickey Joseph
July 22-27: Mark Curry and TBA
July 29 to Aug. 3: Tom Papa, Howie Nave and Chuck Bartel
Aug. 5-10: Will Durst and Doug Starks
Aug. 12-17: and Aries Spears and TBA
Aug. 19-24: Rocky LaPorte and Ron Morey
Aug. 26-31: Thea Vidale and Marc Price
Sept. 2-Sept. 7 Dennis Blair and Don Barnhart
Sept. 9-Sept. 14 Ty Barnett and Scott Kennedy
Sept. 16-Sept. 21 Rondell and Suli McCullough
Sept. 23-Sept. 28 Dat Phan and Mike Burton
Sept. 30- Oct. 5 Scott Record and Aron Kader
Howie Nave is the host and emcee for all shows
The Improv at Harveys Cabaret is dark on Mondays
Showtime is 9 p.m. There are two shows on Saturdays, at 8 and 10 p.m.
Tickets are $25, Sunday and Tuesday through Friday, and $30 on Saturday. The
Improv is dark on Mondays.
Bar 24 Taproom & Grill
Fat Tuesdays with Eric and T.J.: live DJs and bar games
Ladies drink free, 10 p.m. Friday to midnight
Sunday, May 26: Blue Turtle Seduction with On the One, 9 p.m.
June 5-6: Gemini Weekend Bash with Fishbone (Thursday) and Lavish Green
Nightly: “The British are Coming,” Yesterday, a tribute to The Beatles, 8:30
Saturday: Yesterday performs Beatles songs from the Sgt. Pepper era, 10:30
No show on Tuesdays
Through Sunday, May 25: Musicole
May 30 to June 1: Clark Project
PARKING LOT CONCERTS
June 24: Angora Benefit Concert with Elvin Bishop, the Johnny Vernazza Band,
Star Nayea, the Trey Stone Band, Davin Kangas, Blue James Band, Deep Fryed
Mojo and Chris Seal with Bruce Brown & the White Towel Band, Martin and
Vargas, noon to 10 p.m., $20
Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays: karaoke in the Tavern from 11 p.m. to 3
a.m., no cover.
May 24: Ultimate Fighting Championships, 7 p.m., no cover charge
June 7: Ultimate Fighting Championships, 7 p.m., no cover charge
HARRAH’S LAKE TAHOE
SOUTH SHORE ROOM
Friday and Saturday, May 24-25: Foreigner, $60 on Saturday, $55 Sunday
May 31: Super Diamond, $25
June 7: Ricky Nelson Remembered featuring Matthew and Gunnar Nelson, $30
Showtimes are 7:30 p.m., call (800) HARRAHS
June 14: Tony Orlando, $35, $50
July 18: Flogging Molly
July 19: the Yardbirds
Friday and Saturday: Arthur Hervey; party goes to 2 a.m.
Opens at 10:30 p.m., must be 21 or older
Thursdays: Group Therapy Night, dollar drinks
Saturdays and Sundays: party with the VEX girls
Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays: Rocky Sleight
THE FRESH KETCH
2435 Venice Drive, Tahoe Keys Marina
Music is 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Fridays: New World Jazz Project
Saturday, May 24: Patrick Major
Sunday, May 25: Jackie Dauzat
Tuesdays: Trey and Rocky
Thursdays: Jackie Dauzat
May 31: Carolyn Dolan
181 Highway 50, Stateline
Fridays: Darren Senn
Saturdays: Jerome Kessinger
Mondays: An Art Party
Thursday, May 24: Strive Roots
June 8: Three Bad Jacks
July 20: Bikini Mechanical Bull Riding
3819 Saddle Road
Music returns this summer
MS DIXIE II
May 29: Tahoe Aqua Boogie II: Delta Nove, Ten Cent Lure, MO2, Moo-Got-2 with
DJ sets from JahBliss, Micah J, Big Time and Spence Love, three levels of
live music, DJs and full bars, $35. Loading from 6 to 7:20 p.m. at Zephyr
Cove Marina. Tickets: http://www.JamBaseTickets.com, Mad About Music and Tahoe Hemp
Co. After-party at MontBleu with Absynth and DJ Chango.
BLUE ANGEL CAFE
1132 Ski Run Blvd.
June 8: Dream Spirit, 6 p.m.
June 22: Dream Spirit, 6 p.m.
http://www.theblueangelcafe.com, (530) 544-6544
900 Ski Run Blvd., St. 3
Fridays and Saturdays: Jackie Dauzat, 8-11 p.m.
Wednesdays: Wet Woody Wednesdays, drink and fish taco specials
MURPHY’S IRISH PUB
Inside Rockwater Restaurant, 787 Emerald Bay Road
Thursdays: Sean Cummings Celtic Jam, 8 p.m.
Fridays: Mark Wilson, 7 p.m.
O’NEILL’S IRISH SURF PUB
Beside Sam’s Beach House, Round Hill Center
June 22: King of the Hill Bartender and Cocktailer Contest, 1-7 p.m.
THE TUDOR PUB (upstairs)
Wednesdays: drink specials
Thursdays: open mic
May 30: American Made Disaster
June 28: American Made Disaster
FREMONT BISTRO & WINE BAR
DIVIDED SKY, MEYERS
3200 Highway 50, Meyers
June 19: Taarka
LAKESIDE BEACH GRILL
4081 Lake Shore Blvd.
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays: Martin and Vargas, nuevo flamenco on the
1900 Jameson Beach Road, Camp Richardson
Live music Fridays and Saturdays
3091 Harrison Ave.
Sundays: karaoke, 10 p.m. to closing
Mondays: Skiff’s Project, 9 p.m. to midnight
Tuesdays: karaoke, 10 p.m. to closing
Wednesdays: open jam with Bill Behr, 10 p.m. to closing
DJs most Saturdays from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
WHISKEY DICK’S SALOON
2660 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
Friday, May 23: the Voodoo Organist, Nuts and Bolts, Pets
Saturday, May 24: Lucabrazzi, Boneriver
Sunday, May 25: Steel Tigers of Deathe, the Midnight Howlers, Needy Eevy
June 20: Lavish Green
June 21: Pato Banton and the Mystic Roots Band
July 4: Fourth of July fireworks afterparty with True Justice and Third Ave
July 6: the Lou Dog Trio (Sublime tribute)
270 Kingsbury Grade (Must be 21 to enter)
Open at 7 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays
Music at 9 p.m.; 21 and older
Wednesdays: Latino Night
Friday, May 23: the Illside Tour (hip-hop)
Saturday, May 24: the Zoopy Show and American Made Disaster
May 30: Moo Got 2, Skiff’s Project
July 4: American Made Disaster
MCP’S PUB TAHOE
4093 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
Live music every night, 9 p.m.