Sept. 21: The Killers (775) 586-2044
Galerie Blu’u, the art of jazz
Friday: Liver Wellness, South Lake Tahoe Benefit for Stacy Ballard, 6 p.m.-12:30 a.m. with Kelly’s Lot, Prophetz, Waiting for T.I.M., Tax-deductable donations accepted
Saturday: Prophetz, 8 p.m. to midnight
(775) 588-3400, http://www.galeriebluu.com
Opal Ultra Lounge
Open: Wednesday through Sunday, 8 p.m.
Open: Friday through Tuesday, 10 p.m.
Tahoe Live Stage
Friday, Saturday, Sunday: Jesse Kalin and Cool Black Kettle, 9 p.m.
Cabo Wabo Cantina
Live music every night
Mondays: Jester’s Attic, acoustic quintet with Aaron Hagar and Jesse Kalin, 9 p.m.
Thursdays: Cool Black Kettle, 9:30 p.m.
Hard Rock Cafe
Through Sept. 16: Jimmy Walker, Carrie Snow
Sept. 18-23: Jeremy Hotz and Ronnie Shell
Sept. 25-30: Rocky LaPorte and Jeff Rothpan
Oct. 2-7: Shelley Berman
Showtime is 9 p.m. On Saturdays there are two shows, at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Tickets are $25, Sunday and Tuesday Ð Friday, and $30 on Saturday. The Improv is dark on Mondays.
Nightly: TV’s Magic Stars
Nightly shows at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
Special Kids Free matinee at 3 p.m. on Sundays. No show on Tuesdays
Sept. 14-16: The Method
Sept. 21-23: Tony Vee
Fridays and Saturdays: Piano Blast Sing Along with Guido, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays: Karaoke in The Tavern at 11 p.m. No cover.
Harrah’s Lake Tahoe
South Shore Room
Saturday, Sept. 15: “Ricky Nelson Remembered,” featuring Matthew and Gunnar Nelson and The Stone Canyon Band, $30
Sept. 22: Blood, Sweat and Tears with Chuck Negron, $45
Sept. 29: Survivor, $27.50
Oct. 13: Paul Rodriguez, $47.50
Oct. 20: George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, $45
Oct. 27: Legendary Rhythm & Blues Revue with The Tommy Castro Band, Ronnie Baker Brooks, Magic Dick and Deanna Bogart, $17.50
Showtimes are 7:30 p.m., call 1-800-HARRAHS
Wednesday through Saturday: Arthur Hervey, 9 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Opens at 10:30 p.m., must be 21 or older
Thursday: Locals’ night
Friday: Bikes and Babes with Playmate DJ Roxanne Dawn, on-stage motorcycle show, special motorcycle parking in back of Harrah’s
Saturday: Top DJs.
Sunday: Party with the VEX girls
To reserve VIP booth: (775) 586-6705
Attention musicians and club managers: To have your shows listed in Lake Tahoe Action call or e-mail (530) 542-8033, email@example.com
Whiskey Dick’s Saloon
Friday, Sept. 15: Bob Wayne and the Outlaw Carnies, featuring members of Outlaw Carnies), Northern Comfort, 10 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 20: Del tha Funky Homosapien, with DJ Zac Hendrix, Bukue-One and O.C.T.
Sept. 28: 5 Days Dirty (SF), Watson 349, Anti-Panty, 10 p.m.
Fridays: DJ Pro Duce
Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort
901 Ski Run Blvd.
Bear Moon Cafe patio
Mondays: Fabrizio, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Fridays and Saturdays: Jackie Dauzat, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Fox and Hound
Wednesdays: Blues Network, 9 p.m.
270 Kingsbury Grade
Live music every night
Happy Hour 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. with live acoustic music
Dark this weekend
Sept. 28-29: Last Call For Alcohol: Izabella with friends
Oct. 4-5: All ages venue begins
Wednesdays: Latino night
The Tudor Pub
Wednesdays: Danny’s Rock ‘N’ Roll Evening, 80s and punk, 10 p.m.
Thursdays: Open Mic Night with Doug Schwartz
Sunday, Sept. 16: The Frantic with Social Concert and Anti-Panty, 10 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 19: Threats (Scotland) with Drinking Machineguns, 10 p.m.
Sept. 23: FleXXBronco, The Altar Boys, American Made Disaster, 10 p.m.
Fremont Bistro & Wine Bar
Tuesdays: Acoustic guitar with Jerome Kessinger, 9 p.m. to midnight
Wednesdays: Martin and Vargas, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursdays: Anne Roos, Celtic harp, 7:30 p.m.
Valhalla Arts and Music Festival
Thursday, Sept. 13: Chad Twedt, classical piano, 7:30 p.m., Boathouse Theatre
Sunday, Sept. 16: Quartet Northwest, Boathouse Theatre, 3 p.m., $15 adults, $12 students and seniors, $8 children 12 and younger
(530) 541-4975, valhallatahoe.com
Divided Sky, Meyers
Friday, Sept. 14: Aravis (former members of Jimmy Roots), acoustic rock
675 Emerald Bay Road
Under the Radar (Outside, weather permiting)
Friday, Fabrizio, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: B.J. on keyboards, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 15: 5 0’Clock Charlie, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Sept. 16: TBA
Sept. 22: TBA
Sept. 23: 5 0’Clock Charlie
The Fresh Ketch
Music is 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 14: Brother Dan
Saturday, Sept. 15: Eric Almeroth
Monday, Sept. 10: Redskins-Eagles
Sundays: Jackie Dauzat
Thursdays: Jackie Douzat
Tuesdays: Trey Stone & Rocky Sleight
Wednesdays: Randy Harwick & Friends
Sept. 21: Niall McGuinness with New World Jazz Project
Sept. 28: Carolyn Dolan and Friends
Oct. 13: Carolyn Dolan and Friends
McP’s Pub Tahoe
Live music every night, 9 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 15: Crystal Range
Mondays: Skiff’s Project, 9 p.m. to midnight
Wednesdays: Acoustic guitar with Jerome Kessinger, 9 p.m. to midnight
DJs every Saturday night from 10 p.m.-2 a.m.
Murphy’s Irish Pub
Inside Rockwater Restaurant
Thursdays: Sean Cummings Celtic Jam, 8 p.m.
Fridays: Mark Wilson and Grace, 7 p.m.
Saturdays: Mike Bryan Trio, 8 p.m.
Sundays: Jackie Dauzat, 7 p.m.
Around the lake
Turtle Rock Park, Markleeville
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 14-16: Earthdance with Blue Turtle Seduction, Grand 58, Permagryn, One Voice, Ten Cent Lure, MO2, Planting Seeds, Liz Broscoe with Java Djembe, Ancient I’s, Absynth, Montana Slim, Mama’s Cooking.
Crystal Bay Casino
Thursday, Sept. 13: DJ Night with SMOOVE & Evan Bander, 10 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 14: Mem Shannon, after party
Tuesday, Sept. 18: The Rusty Strings
Wednesday, Sept. 19: The Buddy Miles Band, drummer for Jimi Hendrix’s “Band of Gypsies,” $15 – only 100 tickets to be sold
Friday, Sept. 14: Les Dudek, $15
Saturday, Sept. 15: Eric Johnson, $30
Tuesday, Sept. 18: Tahoe Comedy North, 8 p.m., $10 advance, $15 day of show
Sept. 21: Todd Rundgren, “The Ultimate Rock Cult Hero, 9 p.m., $25 advance, $30 day of show.
Sept. 27: Camper Van Beethoven, 9 p.m., $15 advance, $17 day of show.
Nov. 5: JJ Grey & Mofro with New Monsoon, $22 advance, $25 day of show
Tahoe Biltmore, Crystal Bay
Friday, Sept. 14: Alligator & the Bayou Boogie
Sept. 17-19: California Band
Bar of America, Truckee
Wednesdays: Open mic, 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 13: Dan Anderson (South Shore band)
Saturday, Sept. 15: Big Red Blues Band (South Shore band)
Sept. 21-22: Frame of Mind
Sept. 27: Dan Anderson (South Shore band)
Sept. 28: Momentum
Sept. 29: The Burnsville Band
Oct. 19-20: Carolyn Dolan and Friends (South Shore band)
Moody’s Bistro, Truckee
Friday and Saturday, Sept. 14-15: Jarrett Cherner Trio
Sept. 22: Carolyn Dolan and Friends (South Shore band)
Sept. 27: Carolyn Dolan and Friends (South Shore band)
Village at Squaw Valley
Sundays: Live Celtic Music, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. (South Shore band)
Off the hill
Cozmic Cafe, Placerville
Thursdays: Open Mic Night, 8 p.m., $3
Friday, Sept. 14: All on Seven, Liani Moore & Pickleweed, 8 p.m., $5
Saturday, Sept. 15: Boulder Adventure Film Festival, 8 p.m., $7
Sept. 21: Track 7, blues
Information: (530) 642-8481 or on the Web at theCozmicCafe.com.
Telegrapy Square and N. Curry Street,
Saturday, Sept. 15: Rockin the Square, Shameus headlines, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Carson Valley Inn, Minden
1627 Highway 395
Through Sept. 16: The Fabulous Cut-Ups
Mondays: Monday Night Football
Sept. 18Ð29: Kristen Lee
Sept. 25Ð30: RetroActive
Oct. 2-7: American Made
Friday, Sept. 14: Paula Poundstone, $40
Grand Sierra Resort (Reno Hilton)
Saturday, Sept. 15: Trisha Yearwood
Wednesday, Sept. 19: Kenny Rogers
Sept. 22: Scorpions
Casino: (775) 789-2285
Reno Events Center
Sunday, Sept. 16: Def Leppard, Styx and Foreigner
Sept. 26: Alice Cooper, Heaven and Hell, Queensryche
Lawlor Events Center
Sept. 22: Korn
John Ascuaga’s Nugget, Sparks
Friday and Saturday, Sept. 14-15: Greg Brown
Sept. 21-22: Kenny Wayne Shepherd
Silver Legacy, Reno
Sept. 21-22: George Thorogood
Club Underground, Reno
Sept. 21: Duane Peter’s Gunfight, Beercan, Anti-Panti