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NVJS presents the La Orquestra El Vucko |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $45/$25 Members of NVJS

Sunday, May 22, 2016, 12:00am

 

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BottleRock Presents Cheech & Chong With Shelby Chong @ The Uptown | Brought to you by the producers of the Bottlerock Music Festival! Successful beyond their wildest dreams, the iconic comedy duo Cheech & Chong defined an era with their hilariously irreverent, satirical, counter-culture, no-holds-barred comedy routines. Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong's phenomenal success began on the stand up comedy circuit which led to 9 hit comedy albums and 8 hit films, breaking box office records, shattering comedy album sales, garnering multiple Grammy nominations and mesmerizing fans for more than a decade.
 
With nine albums released from 1972 through 1985, Cheech and Chong were nominated for four Grammy Awards, winning the Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album with their third album, Los Cochinos, released in 1973. Big Bambu, their second album, was the biggest selling comedy record of all time in 1972 and remained so for many years. Their stunningly successful comedy streak transitioned to film in 1978 with their first movie, "Up In Smoke," the highest grossing comedy of 1978, topping $100 million at the box office. Cheech and Chong co-wrote and starred in a total of eight feature films together, all directed by Chong.


Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: 44.50 -64.50

Thursday, May 26, 2016, 9:00pm
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The Pharcyde With special guest K. Flay @ The Uptown |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $32.50 - 40

Friday, May 27, 2016, 10:30pm
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Bottlerock Aftershows - Son Little |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $25 plus fees ($30.85 total) http://www.bottlerocknapavalley.com/aftershows/

Friday, May 27, 2016, 10:00pm
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BottleRock Presents Gogol Bordello @ The Uptown |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $45 - 65 All Ages

Saturday, May 28, 2016, 10:30pm
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Bottlerock Presents Robert DeLong |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $30 All Ages

Sunday, May 29, 2016, 10:30pm
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Bottlerock Presents Rodrigo y Gabriela @ Th Uptown | Brought to you by the producers of the Bottlerock, internationally acclaimed Mexican acoustic rock guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela will be bringing their unique instrumental blend of metal, jazz and world music to the Uptown audience. Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero have been playing together for more than fifteen years. First as young thrash metal fans in their native Mexico City, then as innocents abroad and street musicians in Dublin, Ireland at the turn of the millennium, and finally as the globe-straddling, film-scoring, record-breaking artists they are today.
 

Known for exhilarating live shows, Rodrigo y Gabriela have won the hearts of music lovers from the haciendas of Cuba to the Hollywood Bowl and festival fields of Europe, as they continue to weave their unique six-string magic. The extraordinary interplay between Sanchez's fiery lead lines and Quintero's phenomenal rhythmic battery is truly universal. The duo has reloaded their arsenal following the April 2014 worldwide release of 9 Dead Alive, their first studio album in five years. The new songs are intimate, the playing intuitive, and the results are spectacular, bursting with melodic energy and rhythmic invention. Recorded at their Pacific Coast hideaway in late summer, the album captures the warmth and spontaneity of two great musicians riffing and jamming together, perfectly distilled into 9 new songs teeming with desire, elegance and gusto.
 
With career sales in excess of 1.5 million albums, blockbuster movie scores, and sold out tours worldwide, Rodrigo y Gabriela have certainly made their mark. Their appeal is boundless, their scope limitless, and the music timeless; clearly, we have only begun to see what this duo is capable of.

Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $54.50 - 94.50

Monday, May 30, 2016, 8:00pm
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Wednesday Night Ramble: Terry Hanck @ Historic Empress Theatre | The North Bay All-Stars host a gathering of musical friends in the latest edition of The Wednesday Night Ramble at the historic Empress Theatre in downtown Vallejo. The All-Stars are Don Bassey on bass and vocals, Mike Emerson on keyboards, T Moran on drums, and Matt Silva on guitar. Soul-rockin' Bluesman Terry Hanck brings his smokin' sax and vocals to the Empress for this version of the Ramble.

Blues and roots fans know that the soundtrack to early rock' n' roll ran on three-minute instrumentals with sax in the lead, and was directly related to 1950s and 1960s New Orleans R&B hits, along with that deep-fried wildness that came from Memphis. With this history lesson, old school rock 'n' soul saxophonist and singer Terry Hanck makes perfect sense. Clearly, Hanck has worshipped at the right Southern altars--those of such iconic R&B brothers as Fats Domino, Ray Charles, B. B. King, Lee Allen and King Curtis. "I write songs that you think you've heard for years," says the South Florida-based Hanck, who's got suave movie-star looks and a good time presence that immutably anchors the old-style R&B he adores. His level of expertise on this, his 6th album, makes for an unbeatable workout on his debut for Delta Groove, LOOK OUT!

As Living Blues writer Lee Hildebrand testified, "Hanck is one of the most formidable saxophonists in the blues and soul business. He has a virile tone and attack and an uncanny command of upper-register notes." But, whether it is a joyous jump blues romp or a steamy slow dance of a stroll--this is the kind of music that has mattered to the tall tenor man all his life...


Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: $9

Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 7:00pm

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Soulshine with Keith Brown @ The Historic Empress Theatre | Soul, Funk, and Rhythm and Blues Invitational Pro-Jam with the Groovemasters featuring Keith Brown. Keith Brown will get you in a dancing mood with his soulful vocals and engaging stage presence. The Soulshine Groovemasters are Wilson Brooks, Charles Spikes, Lorenzo Hawkins, and Timm Walker. Come and get your groove on!
Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: $9.00 - Free Admission for Empress Members

Wednesday, June 8, 2016, 7:00pm
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The Battlefield @ Ca' Momi Osteria |
Contact:
Ca' Momi Osteria
1141 1st Street, Napa

Saturday, June 11, 2016, 10:00pm

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NVJS presents Benny Green Trio @ Silo's |
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Cost: $25 Member/$45 Non Member

Sunday, June 12, 2016, 4:00pm

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Brian Coutch Band @ Silos | Vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, Brian is originally from Seattle, where momma bought him his first guitar. After moving to the Bay Area, Brian continued his musical quest as co-founder of Marin County R&R bands "Genuine Parts" & "INDUSTRIAL Cha Cha". INDUSTRIAL Cha Cha "ICC", enjoyed a 14 year run, sharing the stage with such notables as Average White Band, Wall Street, Pride & Joy, Zig Modelieste, Eric Martin and Kevin Russell. Brian was one of 4 vocalists in the band, as well as playing guitar & bass. Brian will feature some of his original music, as well as old favorites. 
 

Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: Gen Admission: $13-15

Friday, June 17, 2016, 8:00pm
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Rosetown Soul, Delphi Freeman & Bruno Grossi @ Napa City Nights |
Contact:
Napa City Nights
Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater
Main Street, Downtown Napa
Cost: FREE!

Friday, June 17, 2016, 6:00pm
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Justin Hayward of the Moody Blues With Mike Dawes @ The Uptown |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: 40 - 75/12+ (under 16 with adult)

Friday, June 17, 2016, 8:00pm
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Ca' Momi Osteria hosts The Maikai Gents |
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Late night is happening at Ca' Momi. Stop in at Ca' Momi Osteria in Downtown Napa Friday and Saturday nights this winter for live music from some of the Bay Area's best artists. Enjoy a late-night menu including hot from the oven certified Pizza Napoletana, cicchhetti, salads, piadine, all-natural cocktails, wines and organic house-made beer. 10 pm to Midnight Friday and Saturday nights.

No cover charge, all ages welcome!

Ca' Momi Osteria
1141 1st Street, Napa


Cost: No Cover

Friday, June 17, 2016, 10:00pm
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Coffee House - O, Brother Where Art Thou? @ Silo's Napa |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: Gen Admission $15 Adv/$20 DOS
Thursday, June 23, 2016, 7:00pm
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Napa City Nights Featuring Girls & Boys, The Grain Band and Jessica Martindale @ Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater |
A Napa Valley Summer Tradition is back for 2016! Grab your blanket and picnic basket and head downtown this Friday for the kick off of the Napa Valley's best Summer concert series. This week's artists:

Girls & Boys

Girls & Boys delivers a sound ranging from rock and pop to soulful and moody. The band always delivers a powerful performance with a chemistry that is undeniable both on and off the stage. From Santa Rosa, California who are quickly on the rise at some of the top venues in California including the Bottle Rock Fest in Napa, Great American Music Hall, Mountain Winery in Saratoga, The Mint LA, Mystic Theater, Vina Robles Amphitheater, and The Sweetwater Music Hall to name a few, and to be recipients of the Bay Area's Bohemian Best Indie Band in 2012. The band's members consist of Brianna Lee Vocals - Guitar - Keys, Josh Barrett Bass, Mark Tarlton Drums, Nick Simmons Guitar and Ross Barbieri Guitar - Vocals. Led by the soulful vocals of front-woman Brianna Lee, the band's dynamics back up her every move with power and grace making for a captivating live show.

Since the release of their debut album in 2012 people near and far have been taking notice of Girls & Boys. The album's strong sonic quality and songwriting landed placements of four of their songs in Film and TV including 2013's "Divorce Invitation" and the Showtime Reality series "The Real L Word".

The Grain Band

 
A mainstay of the Petaluma Rock scene, The Grain has gained notoriety with local music lovers who flock to Sonoma County's best venues to get down with P-Town's most powerful quartet. Guitarist and songwriter, Pete Delaney, has played his special blend of Rock and Blues up and down the West Coast for over two decades. He is backed by the one and only Graham Stearns on bass, guitarist extraordinaire, Erik Stieg, and the funky drummer, Sean England. The Grain's music consists of a balance of well crafted original songs and classic cover tunes that often lead into extended solos and jams creating a musical environment that engages both the mind and body.

Jessica Martindale

More than a songwriter. There is courage in her pulse. An aching wisdom in her voice. A woman whose music has the stripped down, real-deal beauty that comes from risking everything. Not bowing even to the indie idol of irony, her crisp, sultry voice answers only to honesty, and is its own license to croon. Her songs spring from an undeniable passion, in the old-school, sweating-blood sense of the word.

Napa City Nights

In the heart of downtown Napa is the renovated Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater. Construction was completed in May 2008 as part of the Napa River Walk & flood control project. With Terraced seating areas, elegant lighting and beautiful views of the Napa River, the park is a unique venue for watching talented musicians and performers. Musical genres include Jazz, Rock, Country, World, Blues, Pop and Folk.

The Amphitheater is located along the Napa Riverwalk Promenade and is within easy walking distance from world class restaurants and distinctive shops. Nearby public transit and public parking make visiting the venue a breeze. Bring a blanket and a picnic basket and enjoy free entertainment the whole family will enjoy.

 


Contact:
Napa City Nights
Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater
Main Street, Downtown Napa
Cost: No Cover!

Friday, June 24, 2016, 6:00pm
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Al Di Meola - ELEGANT GYPSY MEETS ROMANTIC WARRIOR AND BEYOND TOUR @ The Uptown |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $40 - 65/ VIP $150

Sunday, June 26, 2016, 12:00am
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BRIAN CLINE AND JOHNNY SMITH @ Downtown Joes |
Contact:
Downtown Joe's
902 Main Street, Napa
707.258.2337
Cost: No Cover!

Tuesday, June 28, 2016, 8:30pm
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JUDY COLLINS @ The Uptown |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $40 - 65 /12+ (under 16 with adult)

Friday, July 1, 2016, 8:00pm
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Rudy Colombini & The Unauthorized Rolling Stones @ 2 Shows @ Silos | The World's Greatest Tribute to The World's Greatest Rock N Roll Band!
The Unauthorized Rolling Stones is recognized as the leading Rolling Stones tribute band in the world and is considered by Stones insiders and die hard fans alike as better than the real thing. David Patrick, Spectator Magazine photographer for The Rolling Stone's First Twenty Years said it best: "They sounded more like the Rolling Stones than the Rolling Stones do. In fact, The Unauthorized Rolling Stones sang many of Stones' songs better than the Stones!"


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Cost: Gen. Admission $25

Saturday, July 2, 2016, 7:00pm
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Disco Revolution - Two Shows! Special Night! |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: Gen. Admission $17-25

Sunday, July 3, 2016, 7:00pm
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Fireworks Viewing Party! w/The Brian Cline Trio | Silo's Riverbend Plaza brings the best view to Napa's 2016 fireworks show! No fighting for a seat, great food & drink, and free parking. Napa's own award winning Brian Cline Trio performs all your favorite hits, live, outside on the patio! Music starts at 6:00pm.
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: Gen Admission: $35-40

Monday, July 4, 2016, 6:00pm
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Birthday Ramble with Kevin Russell, Erik Schramm, Leah Tysse, & Don Bassey |
Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: Ticket Price: $9.00 - Free for Empress Members

Wednesday, July 6, 2016, 7:00pm
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Fleetwood Mask @ The Empress | Fleetwood Mask is a Fleetwood Mac tribute band from the San Francisco Bay Area. Members include Claudette Rodrigues (Stevie Nicks), Barbara Martin (Christine McVie), Steve Roberts (Lindsey Buckingham), Paul Jones (John McVie), Don Oberempt (Mick Fleetwood) and Debra Blondheim (Backing vocals). The band formed out of a mutual love and respect for Fleetwood Mac's music and story. Replicating one of rock's most successful bands is a passion for Fleetwood Mask and each band member is committed to performing the music of Fleetwood Mac with authenticity and style. Heartily endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, Fleetwood Mask delivers the complete McVie, Buckingham, and Nicks experience! Drawing on more than two decades of stage and theatrical prowess these committed musicians leave no detail unattended and no hit unplayed!


Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: $25

Saturday, July 9, 2016, 8:00pm

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The Fab Four @ Napa Valley Performing Arts Center | If you want to experience the best Beatles tribute ever, you will not want to miss The Fab Four-The Ultimate Tribute.

The Emmy Award Winning Fab Four is elevated far above every other Beatles Tribute due to their precise attention to detail. With uncanny, note-for-note live renditions of Beatles' classics such as "Can't Buy Me Love," "Yesterday," "A Day In The Life," "Twist And Shout," "Here Comes The Sun," and "Hey Jude", the Fab Four will make you think you are watching the real thing.

Their incredible stage performances include three costume changes representing every era of the Beatles ever-changing career, and this loving tribute to the Beatles has amazed audiences in countries around the world, including Japan, Australia, France, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, Germany, Mexico and Brazil.

The Fab Four is truly the ultimate tribute.


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Saturday, July 9, 2016, 7:00pm
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The Hellflowers w/special guest Amber Snider @ Silo's | A night you don't want to miss! Making their North Bay debut and celebrating their just released EP, LA based band The Hellflowers (featuring Napa native Christina Lopez) brings their classic alternative rock to Napa. Joining them for the night will be local artist, Amber Snider. Also, for one night only, Christina will open the show with an acoustic set of some country classics with guitarist Mark Lynn of Dear County.
Contact:
Silo's
Cost: Gen. Admission $15-19
Friday, July 15, 2016, 8:00pm
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Hotel California - A Salute to The Eagles @ The Uptown | Founded with the intent of filling the void left by the demise of The Eagles in 1982, HOTEL CALIFORNIA faithfully and accurately reproduces the sound of the Eagles studio recordings while recreating a classic sound which undeniably transcends the boundaries of Rock, R&B, and Country while delivering a modern, action packed performance that brings this timeless music into the new millennium. This band, comprised of five respected, multi-talented top music industry professionals, presents a dynamic exciting show saluting the music of The Eagles, a supergroup whose music has proven to have a staying power that few bands lay claim to. Finally, audiences can once again experience the energy and magic of this timeless music. This highly acclaimed presentation has a great reputation and excellent references.

From fan reviews on Ticketmaster:

"I couldn't believe my ears! This is by far the best Eagles cover band I have seen/heard. Even though the lead voices did not sound exactly like Frey and Henley, they were very strong and the background vocals and harmonies were indistinguishable from the Eagles themselves. Musicianship was outstanding all around."

"The group sounded even better than the Eagles and each individual musician was very gifted on the guitar, keyboard, harmonica and other string instruments as well as an awesome drummer. the voices harmonized with perfection."

"What an awesome group of guys! As my husband put it, 'I would not have changed a thing!'"

HOTEL CALIFORNIA has become one of the most sought after acts in the world, with name recognition and true marquis value paralleling today's modern recording artists. The group performs 150 - 200 high profile events every year, including special corporate functions, charity benefits, fund raisers, outdoor concerts, festivals, and fairs, playing main stages receiving top billing as a national act, as well as opening for some of the most prominent names in the entertainment industry. See the "clients" page for a sampling of credit, references and satisfied customers. Each concert presents an exciting showcase of The Eagles mega-hits such as "Take it Easy", "Heartache Tonight", and "Hotel California" as well as newer releases "Get Over It" and "Love will Keep Us Alive". The group also performs select titles from the solo works of Don Henley, Glen Frey, and Joe Walsh. This timeless music is appealing to audiences of all ages, bringing back memories and touching the hearts of every generation. So join us now on a trip down a dark desert highway, feel the cool wind in your hair, and experience the Grammy Award winning sounds that defined a generation.


Contact:

Cost: 25 - 45
Saturday, July 16, 2016, 8:00pm
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Festival Napa Valley: Sarah Chang in Concert @ Napa Valley Performing Arts Center at Lincoln Theater |
Contact:
Napa Valley Performing Arts Center at Lincoln Theater
100 California Drive, Yountville
707.944.9900
Cost: Festival Passes Available @ festivalnapavalley.org

Tuesday, July 19, 2016, 6:00pm

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Chris Cain and The North Bay Allstars @ The HISTORIC Empress Theatre |
Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: $9

Wednesday, July 20, 2016, 7:00pm
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Napa City Nights Featuring Forejour, The Deadlies and Francessa Lee @ Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater |

A Napa Valley Summer Tradition is back for 2016! Grab your blanket and picnic basket and head downtown this Friday for the kick off of the Napa Valley's best Summer concert series.

This week's artists:

Forejour

FOREJOUR pays tribute to the music of 80's mega bands FOREIGNER & JOURNEY, recreating the soundtrack of a generation with stunning accuracy. Forejour's set list includes the 20th century's most down-loaded song, "Don't Stop Believing", as well as power ballads such as Foreigner's "I Want To Know What Love Is", and Journey's "Faithfully".

The Deadlies

The Deadlies bring a bright blast of sound evolving from the California surf scene and roadhouse honkytonks, and swing with free-wheelin' references of the best of punk & rock - raw, real and FUN! The band features entertaining vocalist and rippin' guitarist, James Patrick Regan, Napa Valley's KVYN 99.3 FM "Good Morning, Bob!" radio host Bob St. Laurent grooving the bass! The two and their drummer rebrand the power-trio sound and are loaded for bear with chops and hooks making them the Deadli-est of Surf bands.

Francessa Lee

Confiding narratives and striking melodies illustrate the songs of Francesca Lee. Layered and lustrous, the music on her new full-length release, The Pieces Left, radiates from an organic center colored by electronic shadings and beats. As sonic light breaks through the opaque mist of a dense soundscape, the sound mirrors the drama of her locale: San Francisco, home to generations of visionaries. "Nothing is more dreamlike than the adventure of walking in this city," she says. "I look out my window to see people in the street, a bus moving, a couple fighting on the corner, a homeless man. The inspiration for the album comes from what I visualize everyday."

Napa City Nights

In the heart of downtown Napa is the renovated Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater. Construction was completed in May 2008 as part of the Napa River Walk & flood control project. With Terraced seating areas, elegant lighting and beautiful views of the Napa River, the park is a unique venue for watching talented musicians and performers. Musical genres include Jazz, Rock, Country, World, Blues, Pop and Folk.

The Amphitheater is located along the Napa Riverwalk Promenade and is within easy walking distance from world class restaurants and distinctive shops. Nearby public transit and public parking make visiting the venue a breeze. Bring a blanket and a picnic basket and enjoy free entertainment the whole family will enjoy.

 


Contact:
Napa City Nights
Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater
Main Street, Downtown Napa
Cost: No Cover!

Friday, July 22, 2016, 6:00pm


The Deadlies
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Francesca Lee
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Dr. John & The Nite Trippers @ Uptown Theatre Napa |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $40/$65 Age: 12 & over (under 16 must be with adult)

Saturday, July 23, 2016, 8:00pm

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Festival Napa Valley's Opera Gala @ Napa Valley Performing Arts Center at Lincoln Theater |
Contact:
Napa Valley Performing Arts Center at Lincoln Theater
100 California Drive, Yountville
707.944.9900
Cost: Festival Passes Available @ festivalnapavalley.org

Sunday, July 24, 2016, 5:30pm

 

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Hot House Blues: Beaufunk w/Michael Jeffries - Bay Area Funk! @ The Historic Empress Theatre | Bay Area Funk extremists! Featuring Michael Jeffries on vocals (Tower of Power, Jeff Lorber), Beaufunk is sure to bring the crowd to its feet!


Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: Gen. Admission $9

Wednesday, July 27, 2016, 7:00pm
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Dirty Dozen Brass Band @ Uptown Theatre |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $20-$40

Saturday, July 30, 2016, 8:00pm

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Napa PORCHFEST 2016 |

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Cost: No Cover!

Sunday, July 31, 2016, 12:00pm

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James Bell - Solo Piano - Evening Jazz @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: [No Cover]

Monday, August 1, 2016, 5:00pm
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Jonie Marie - solo @ Silo's Napa |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: No Cover!

Wednesday, August 10, 2016, 7:15pm

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Ziggy Marley @ The Uptown |

 A six-time Grammy winner, Emmy Winner, humanitarian, singer, songwriter and producer, Ziggy Marley has released twelve albums t much critical acclaim. His early immersion in music came at age ten when he sat in on recording sessions with his father, Bob Marley. As front man to Ziggy Marley and The Melody Makers, the group released eight best-selling albums that garnered three Grammys, with such chart-topping hits as "Look Who's Dancing," "Tomorrow People" and "Tumbling Down." Ziggy's first solo album, Dragonfly (RCA Records), was released in 2003. His second solo release, Love is My Religion (Tuff Gong Worldwide), won a Grammy in 2006 for "Best Reggae Album." His third solo album, Family Time (Tuff Gong Worldwide), scored him a 5th Grammy award for "Best Children's Album."

In 2011, Ziggy released his critically acclaimed 4th studio album Wild And Free, which earned him a Grammy nomination, as well as his first ever comic book entitled MARIJUANAMAN. Ziggy Marley Organics, a GMO-free product line including flavored coconut oils and hemp seed snacks, was started in 2012. The products are distributed throughout the US and are available in over 1000 stores nationwide. His 2012 live album "Ziggy Marley In Concert," recently earned him his 6th Grammy award for "Best Reggae Album." To coincide with the release of his latest album "Fly Rasta," Ziggy is putting out his debut children's book "I Love You Too," a coproduction of Akashic Books and Tuff Gong Worldwide on April 15th, 2014. The multicultural picture book is based on one of Ziggy's most beloved songs of the same title from his Grammy Award-winning album "Family Time," which explores a child's relationship with parents, nature and the unstoppable force of love.


Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $41 - 76; 12 + (under 16 with adult)

Thursday, August 11, 2016, 8:00pm

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Napa City Nights presents Soul Section & Napa School of Music @ Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater | A Napa Valley Summer Tradition is back for 2016! Grab your blanket and picnic basket and head downtown this Friday for the kick off of the Napa Valley's best Summer concert series. 

This week's artists:

The Bad Jones

Featured BottleRock Napa Valley performers The Bad Jones are a rock band from the Bay Area known formerly as the notorious Soul Pie. Upon changing their name, the band has reemerged with a new attitude and sound in efforts to focus their strengths as songwriters--and more importantly to shed a fresh and reverent light on what they see


C4INC

C4INC started rocking Northern California in 1997. This group of experienced musicians put together their own sound drawing on influences of Classic Rock, R & B, funk & country. The band writes their own music and covers music that they love to play. They are favorites at the Napa Chefs Market and the local SF Bay Area club scene. Venues the band has performed include the Oakland Raiders Fan Appreciation Day at the Napa Memorial Stadium, Infineon Raceway Festival of Fire, Laguna Seca Raceway, Far Niente Winery, Napa 4th of July Festival and the list goes on. The line up includes, Dan Fritz Guitar/Vocals, Chris Chesbrough Guitar/Vocals, /Rick Durocher Drums, Susan Chesbrough Bass/Vocals and Scott Meloney on keyboards. 


Anthony Presti

Anthony Presti has played countless shows as a duo, trio and his band, The Tusslers, including the Fillmore Poster Room, Lagunitas Brewery, Napa City Winery and the historic Hotel Utah. He takes pride on his unique songwriting, brilliant vocal harmonies and energetic and engaging live performances.

"Presti guides us just to the left of the typical singer-songwriter and brings us to his unique voice. He's never flashy; it's just what he does. The unexpected lyrical turns and musical choices are so subtle that if you blink, you might miss it on the first time around."- Adobe and Teardrops

Napa City Nights

In the heart of downtown Napa is the renovated Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater. Construction was completed in May 2008 as part of the Napa River Walk & flood control project. With Terraced seating areas, elegant lighting and beautiful views of the Napa River, the park is a unique venue for watching talented musicians and performers. Musical genres include Jazz, Rock, Country, World, Blues, Pop and Folk.

The Amphitheater is located along the Napa Riverwalk Promenade and is within easy walking distance from world class restaurants and distinctive shops. Nearby public transit and public parking make visiting the venue a breeze. Bring a blanket and a picnic basket and enjoy free entertainment the whole family will enjoy.

 


Contact:
Napa City Nights
Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater
Main Street, Downtown Napa
Cost: No Cover!

Friday, August 12, 2016, 6:00pm
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Ella I Sing! - Kellie Fuller & The Mike Greensill Quartet @ Silo's; 2 shows! |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: Gen Admission $19-23

Saturday, August 20, 2016, 5:30pm
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Nashville's Sean McConnell w/special guest Andy Davis @ Silo's | "From a very young age, I just knew that I was gonna spend my life making music," Sean McConnell states. "I never really questioned it, so I just forged ahead and didn't let anything stop me."

Although his self-titled new Rounder album will serve as his introduction to many listeners, the personable young artist is actually a seasoned, distinctive songwriter and an experienced performer with a quartet of D.I.Y. indie releases to his credit. Having built a substantial grass-roots fan base through tireless touring and old-fashioned hard work, McConnell is primed for a mainstream breakthrough.

Sean McConnell demonstrates exactly why McConnell has already won such a devoted audience. He writes vivid, forthright, effortlessly catchy songs whose incisive melodic craft is matched by their resonant emotional insight. Such instantly memorable tunes as "Holy Days," "Beautiful Rose," "Bottom of the Sea" and "Best We've Ever Been" are both catchy and personally charged, conveying an unmistakable sense of personal experience while exploring universal truths.

"This record's a bit of a step for me," McConnell asserts. "It's a real storyteller record, and it's pretty autobiographical. I'm learning how to be more honest and understated in my writing, and I wanted to match that sonically and vocally. When I look at this collection of songs, I see a lot of nostalgia, and looking back on sacred moments. I'm kind of nostalgic and reflective by nature."

McConnell recorded the album in his adopted hometown of Nashville with producers Jason Lehning and Ian Fitchuk, who also contributed keyboards and drums, respectively. The recording took place prior to McConnell signing with Rounder, with the artist financing the sessions himself.

"This project started," he explains, "when I went to a cabin by myself for a week, with the intention of writing some songs. In that week, I wrote about half of the songs on the record, and I could see the thread of what this record was gonna be. That was exciting for me, because it normally takes me a year to find an album's worth of songs that belong together. The whole recording process was really fun and liberating, and the energy in the studio was really positive."

Songwriting and music-making have been a part of Sean McConnell's life for as long as he can remember. "My mom was a singer and my dad was a guitar player and songwriter," he notes. "They'd play in coffeehouses and I'd go along and watch them perform, and seeing that lifestyle showed me that music was an option. And seeing my dad painstakingly writing songs had a huge influence on me, and gave me license to feel like I could enter into that world."

By the age of ten, he had become proficient on guitar and was writing his first songs. "I fell in love with the instrument first," McConnell recalls. "Learning guitar gave me a feeling of uncharted territory laid out in front of me. And as I got better on guitar, the songs started to come naturally. At around the same time, we moved from Massachusetts to Georgia, and the first song I wrote was about the feeling of leaving the familiar and feeling lost in a new place. Music gave me a focus and became an emotional outlet for me."

His supportive family background helped to instill the confidence and drive to pursue his muse early on. "I started playing in middle school, doing any gig I could get just to get my chops up," he says. "By high school, I would be doing local gigs and really promoting them, bringing out a couple hundred kids to my shows a few times a month and starting to make a decent living at it. That made me think that maybe I could do this in other towns. So I started traveling around the southeast a little bit, and there was always enough progress to take things to the next level. While I was in college, I did a lot of college touring, just me driving all over the United States in a Toyota Corolla. It was hard work, but it showed me that I could do it."

McConnell was just 15 when he self-released his first album, Faces, in 2000. Followed by 2001's Here In The Lost and Found, 2004's 200 Orange Street, 2006's Cold Black Sky, 2007's Tell The Truth, 2008's The Walk Around EP, 2010's Saints, Thieves and Liars, 2012's Midland and the 2014 EP The B Side Session.

Having spent much of his life honing his craft and paying his dues, Sean McConnell is eager to launch the next chapter of his career.

"I kind of feel like I've been in a really long boot camp," he concludes. "I'm really grateful for that, because I feel like I've gained enough experience to know the deal and be prepared for anything. I'm excited to see where the next part of the journey takes me."


Contact:
http://www.silosnapa.com">Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $12

Wednesday, August 24, 2016, 7:15pm

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NAPA CITY NIGHTS: Jeff Campbell, Whitney Nicole & Pat Jordan Band |
Contact:
Napa City Nights
Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater
Main Street, Downtown Napa
Cost: No Cover

Friday, August 26, 2016, 6:30pm

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Lyndsey Elm from THE VOICE! [TWO SHOWS} @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: [7:00PM $18/$20] [9:30PM $17/$19]

Saturday, August 27, 2016, 7:00pm

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Wednesday Night Live Pro Jam - Featuring Alvon, with special guest Tommy Castro, and more @ The Historic Empress Theatre |
Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: Ticket Price: $15.00 General - College Student Discount - Empress Members: $5.00

Wednesday, August 31, 2016, 8:00pm
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Bernard Anderson and The Old School @ Uva Trattoria |
Contact:
www.uvatrattoria.com
Uva Trattoria
1040 Clinton Street, Napa
707.255.6645
Cost: No Cover!

Friday, September 9, 2016, 8:30pm

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Rag Tag Sullivan @ Ca' Momi Osteria | Ragtag Sullivan is a North Bay Area vocal-fronted four piece band specializing in blues, R & B, rock, swing, funk and more. Guitarist Jason Bodlovich(J) formed Ragtag with a goal to push the blues further while maintaining a respect to the tradition and history of the genre. J enlisted Phil Herrshaft for lead vocals and harmonica who's collaboration dates back over 15 years beginning with blues jam sessions at The Valley of the Moon Saloon in Sonoma. Bassist Steve Froberg and drummer JB Duff round out the quartet. Repertoire includes a mix of originals and covers by popular artists. Influences include Muddy Waters, Ray Charles, B.B. King, Freddie King, Eric Clapton, Leon Redbone, Sly & The Family Stone and Jimi Hendrix. Ragtag Sullivan will be heading in to Prairie Sun Studios in Cotati CA to record their debut album in June.


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Late night is happening at Ca' Momi. Stop in at Ca' Momi Osteria in Downtown Napa Friday and Saturday nights this winter for live music from some of the Bay Area's best artists. Enjoy a late-night menu including hot from the oven certified Pizza Napoletana, cicchhetti, salads, piadine, all-natural cocktails, wines and organic house-made beer. 10 pm to Midnight Friday and Saturday nights.

No cover charge, all ages welcome!

Ca' Momi


Cost: No Cover!

Saturday, September 10, 2016, 10:00pm
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Brian Coutch Band @ Downtown Joe's | Vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, Brian is originally from Seattle, where momma bought him his first guitar. After moving to the Bay Area, Brian continued his musical quest as co-founder of Marin County R&R bands "Genuine Parts" & "INDUSTRIAL Cha Cha". INDUSTRIAL Cha Cha "ICC", enjoyed a 14 year run, sharing the stage with such notables as Average White Band, Wall Street, Pride & Joy, Zig Modelieste, Eric Martin and Kevin Russell. Brian was one of 4 vocalists in the band, as well as playing guitar & bass. Brian will feature some of his original music, as well as old favorites. 
 

Contact:
Downtown Joe's
902 Main Street, Napa
707.258.2337
Cost: No Cover!

Friday, September 16, 2016, 9:30pm
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Art Garfunkel @ The Uptown |

Blessed with what the New York Times described as a " beautiful countertenor," singer ART GARFUNKEL has made an indelible mark on the music world as both a solo artist and half of the unrivaled Simon & Garfunkel. He has also enjoyed a successful film career, published a book of prose poems and released 12 original solo albums, the most recent being SOME ENCHANTED EVENING in 2007. Then, in 2012, he most proudly released his life's body of work, a 2-CD compendium, THE SINGER 

Legendary singer ART GARFUNKEL is having an exciting 2015, and is looking forward to an even bigger 2016. So far this year he has already performed critically acclaimed shows in Israel, Korea, Ireland, Holland, Belgium, France, Germany and Denmark, as well as over nearly 30 shows in the U.S. This past June, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member and Diamond-selling singer was invited to Tel Aviv, Israel, where he packed the 10,000-capacity Bloomfield Stadium and in October, he sold out New York City's famed Carnegie Hall.

The Uptown Theatre Napa is downtown's ultimate destination for live entertainment. Nestled in the famed West End district, this stunningly restored art deco masterpiece from 1937 showcases only the finest acts in music and comedy. A historic landmark, the Uptown offers a phenomenal, intimate live show experience with world class sound and site lines. Distance from the last row to the stage is only 98 feet making every seat truly a great seat!The Uptown has played host to some of the biggest names in blues, rock, jazz, folk, and country entertainment; live music and comedy. Uptown Theatre is a must-see hot spot for anyone visiting Downtown Napa or looking for things to do in the Napa Valley!


Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $55 -95 Ages 12+ (under 16 with adult)

Friday, September 16, 2016, 8:00pm
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Ani Difranco @ Uptown Theatre | As a singer, songwriter, activist and independent entrepreneur, Ani DiFranco has been setting her own pace-and encouraging countless admirers to do the same-for more than 20 years. But while she has been known as the "Little Folksinger," her music has grown far beyond her acoustic solo roots in cozy venues to embrace jazz, soul, electronica and even more distant sounds. All of which are featured in DiFranco's new Righteous Babe release, Allergic To Water, where she also blends abstract imagery and deceptively understated melodies with personal reflections on her life in New Orleans where she is now raising her two children with her partner, producer Mike Napolitano.

"It's such a humbling, and grueling, thing to raise children," DiFranco said. "And that makes playing music more precious and makes me more grateful. It's a real balancing act, but it also has a balancing effect."

DiFranco adds that becoming a mother has brought her closer to listeners who have followed her music since she began performing in New York City during the early 1990s. But widespread attention never prevented her from holding on to her integrity, and independence. A strong belief in human rights has run throughout her work, including when she played at numerous benefit concerts around the world. At a time when record labels still held an oversized influence, DiFranco stood ahead of the curve in launching her own Righteous Babe Records. The company has released more than 20 of her albums to date, ranging from the popular two-disc live album, Living In Clip (1997), to the expansive To The Teeth (1999), which included such guests as legendary R&B saxophonist Maceo Parker and Prince. Journalist Sylvie Simmons wrote in the British music magazine MOJO in 1998, "Even if her overt politicism and her 200-shows-per-year tours with an acoustic guitar place her in the Woody Guthrie tradition, her music-which has boldly plundered funk or punk, hip hop, rock-doesn't."

Some stellar traditional New Orleans musicians and jazz players contributed to her 2012 disc, Which Side Are You On?, and the Crescent City also informsAllergic To Water, which is one of her most intimate and musically expansive recordings. This autumn, DiFranco will tour internationally behind Allergic To Water and the disc's high-profile guests will accompany her stellar trio of bassist Todd Sickafoose and drummer Terence Higgins on several stops. Violinist Jenny Scheinman will open and sit in at some points. DiFranco has also marked other career milestones this past year. This summer she returned to the Winnipeg Folk Festival, where she received their prestigious Artistic Achievement award, coupled with her first ever honorary doctorate, which was given to her by the University of Winnipeg. She also marked the passing of one of her own mentors, Pete Seeger, through writing a moving essay about the man and his legacy in the Wall Street Journal.

"I think that my one grain of wisdom in my life, which serves me well, is that when I meet a great teacher, I follow them," DiFranco said. "I invent excuses to be near them. Whether it's Pete, Utah Phillips, or Sekou Sundiata, it's made my life pretty great along the way."


Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $50 Age: 12+ (under 16 with an adult)

Wednesday, October 5, 2016, 8:00pm

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Colbie Caillat with High Dive Heart and Justin Young - The Malibu Sessions Acoustic Tour | To date, Colbie Caillat has been honored with Two Grammy Awards and sold over six million albums and ten million singles worldwide. Her breakthrough hit "Bubbly" remains "one of the best-selling digital tracks in history" and her multi-platinum debut COCO hit #5 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart upon release, while her sophomore set Breakthrough landed at #1. From 2011's All of You, "Brighter Than The Sun" went platinum and enjoyed over twenty film and television placements, while seeing acclaim from People and NY Post. She's also played sold out venues everywhere alongside everybody from John Mayer to Sheryl Crow.

Caillat welcomes change. Being a Gemini might have something to do with it, or it could just be her innate predilection for progression. Either way, the Grammy Award-winning, multiplatinum songstress's fourth album, Gypsy Heart, and EP Gypsy Heart Side A, see her artistically evolve yet again.

"I like change," she affirms. "I have a hard time picking one thing I love. Gypsy Heart sums up everything I am. I love listening to Bob Marley at the beach, while drinking a kale smoothie in my twenty-dollar Target bathing suit with zero makeup. At the same time, I love having my amazing style and hair and makeup team get me ready for shows. Other times, I'll be dancing to dubstep in my dressing room, while drinking Jameson and eating donuts for breakfast. I'm all of those things. Musically, Gypsy Heart has the singer-songwriter style fans have loved all these years, but it's more up-tempo with beats and heavy production on some songs. Combining those two sides was my goal."

For Gypsy Heart's campaign song "Try", she joined forces with Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds. Gently plucking an acoustic guitar along to a lush piano melody, the singer makes a powerful statement about female body image. For the lyric video, she enlists both fans and celebrities to appear without makeup, freeing themselves and bravely embracing natural beauty. Elsewhere on Gypsy Heart, Caillat cuts loose yet again. "Blaze" could very well be the life of the party over an endless summer with its kinetic energy and breezy hook. At the same time, "If You Love Me Let Me Go" examines a breakup with poetic lyrics and her striking vocal delivery.

At the end of the day, Colbie always challenges herself as a writer, regardless of which direction she travels. "I just want to write songs that stay with people," she concludes. "If fans can listen to my music on repeat, that's amazing. And play my songs during memorable moments in their life, I know I want that more than anything."Beyond music, she's an avowed spokesperson and supporter for the The Humane Society of the United States, the ASPCA, Farm Sanctuary, Surfrider Foundation, and Save The Music.

Nestled in the famed West End district, this stunningly restored art deco masterpiece from 1937 showcases only the finest acts in music and comedy. A historic landmark, the Uptown offers a phenomenal, intimate live show experience with world class sound and site lines. Distance from the last row to the stage is only 98 feet making every seat truly a great seat!

The Uptown has played host to some of the biggest names in blues, rock, jazz, folk, and country entertainment; live music and comedy. Uptown Theatre is a must-see hot spot for anyone visiting Downtown Napa or looking for things to do in the Napa Valley!


Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: 45 - 75 12+ (under 16 with adult)

Saturday, October 8, 2016, 8:00pm
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River Concert for Friends at CIA Copia w/ NV Youth Symphony and special guest Kellie Fuller |
Contact:
The Culinary Institute of America at Copia
500 1st Street, Napa
Cost: GA $25/ VIP$200

Saturday, October 8, 2016, 5:30pm
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Wednesday Night Live Pro Jam - Tony Lindsay, Terrie Odabi, and Michael Skinner - $3.00 Vodka Drinks |
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Cost: $15.00 General - College Student Discount - Empress Members: $5.00

Wednesday, October 12, 2016, 8:00pm
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Big Bad Voodoo Daddy With Parlor Social @ Uptown Theatre |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $55/40/35 Age: 12+ (under 16 with adult)

Friday, October 14, 2016, 7:00pm

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Ca' Momi Osteria's 1st Anniversary Party featuring Trevor Hall |
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Late night is happening at Ca' Momi. Stop in at Ca' Momi Osteria in Downtown Napa Friday and Saturday nights this winter for live music from some of the Bay Area's best artists. Enjoy a late-night menu including hot from the oven certified Pizza Napoletana, cicchhetti, salads, piadine, all-natural cocktails, wines and organic house-made beer. 10 pm to Midnight Friday and Saturday nights.

No cover charge, all ages welcome!

Ca' Momi
1141 1st Street, Napa

Cost: No Cover!


Friday, October 14, 2016, 10:00pm

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Alto Reed With SPECIAL GUESTS - Leah Tysee - Volker Strifler - Don Bassey @ The Uptown |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $35-150 12+ (under 16 with adult)

Saturday, October 15, 2016, 8:00pm
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Franc D' Ambrosio - A Night With The Phantom @ Silo's | Some performers are meant to be on stage. They may be incandescent on the screen or inspirational in a studio, but it is on stage, in relationship with a live audience, where they shine. On tour an average of ten months out of each year, D'Ambrosio has been criss-crossing the country for the last several years with either his Hollywood or Broadway show - each a tuneful celebration of an industry in which he's had more than a little experience...

From the opening notes of "Almost Like Being In Love" from Brigadoon, D'Ambrosio's rich tenor caresses each song in an embrace - sometimes tender, sometimes humorous, but always passionate - that he does not relinquish until his final bow.

It is inevitable that an audience favorite, and nightly top vote-getter, will be D'Ambrosio's most well-known role, The Phantom of the Opera, which he performed here for a record-breaking five years. He's played the role more than any other actor to date and, in an expertly arranged sequence, he demonstrates why he is probably the best. Without benefit of prosthetic makeup, swirling fog or a crashing chandelier, D'Ambrosio delivers a masterful and very theatrical presentation of song snippets from the show leading into an extraordinary and astonishingly affecting rendering of "The Music of the Night." If it never worked for you before, suddenly the long-lived and oft-derided show makes sense. The yearning, the passion, the pain are all there on D'Ambrosio's unadorned face and the monster becomes man...one with whom you empathize. It is a master class performance. Most of the songs he performs are available on his two excellent CDs - "Franc D'Ambrosio's Broadway" and "Franc D'Ambrosio's Hollywood." Enjoyable as these recordings are - and they are very enjoyable - they are no substitute for the live experience. So get yourself to Silo's for the exceptional treat of an incredibly classy and gifted performer in an intimate, up close setting.
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.58331030 Main St. Napa
707.226.7372
Cost: $37-42

Sunday, October 16, 2016, 6:00pm

   

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Australia's Thunder From Down Under @ The Lincoln Theatre |
Contact:
Lincoln Theater
100 California Drive, Yountvcille
707.944.9900
Cost: 45 - 65

Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 7:00pm
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Will Durst - Elect To Laugh 2016 @ Silo's |
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Cost: Gen Admission $25-30

Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 8:00pm
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Nate Lopez 8 String Guitar @ Napa River Terrace Inn | Nate Lopez plays a custom electric 8-string hybrid bass/guitar and an acoustic 7 string guitar weekly at local festivals, restaurants, and wineries. Nate can also be seen performing with Maria Jameau as part of Blue Brazil. Nate has been playing all over California for over a decade at many venues including recently Earthfest L.A., Winter NAMM, The Catalyst Club in Santa Cruz, Laguna Beach Jazz and Art Festival, Ghirardelli  Square in San Francisco, Reno Jazz festival, and countless Wineries.  He has also been a featured artist on radio stations KRSH, KBBF, and KGGV. 

Nate studied Jazz and Classical music at Solano  College, then went on to study North Indian Classical Music at the Ali Akbar College of music.  Over the years, Nate has acquired a broad array of musical interests  and skills, and is always exploring different sounds and experiences.
 

Contact:
River Terrace Inn
1600 Soscol Avenue, Napa
Cost: No Cover!

Saturday, October 22, 2016, 5:30pm

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An Evening with Chris Botti @ Blue Note Napa |
Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: $75-95 Ages 10+ (Under 16 accompanied by an adult)

Tuesday, October 25, 2016, 7:00pm
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The Deadlies - A Very Deadly Halloween |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $15-20

Friday, October 28, 2016, 8:00pm
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Chris Botti Theater Style/VIP Dining & Show Experience @ Blue Note Napa |
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Cost: $75-395 Ages 10+ (Under 16 accompanied by an adult)

Friday, October 28, 2016, 8:30pm
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Dawn & Tony Live @ River Terrace Inn |
Contact:
River Terrace Inn
1600 Soscol Avenue, Napa
707.320.9000
Cost: FREE

Saturday, October 29, 2016, 5:30pm

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Richard Thompson And The Blind Boys of Alabama @ The Uptown | "The finest rock songwriter after Dylan and the best electric guitarist since Hendrix." - Los Angeles Times
 
Named by Rolling Stone Magazine as one of the Top 20 Guitarists of All Time, Richard Thompson is also one of the world's most critically acclaimed and prolific songwriters. He has received Lifetime Achievement Awards for Songwriting on both sides of the Atlantic - from the Americana Music Association in Nashville to Britain's BBC Awards as well as the prestigious Ivor Novello. In 2011, Thompson received an OBE (Order of the British Empire) personally bestowed upon him by Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace. In the USA Thompson has been nominated at the Americanas for both "Artist of the Year" and "Song of the Year". His recently released CD, Still was produced by Wilco's Jeff Tweedy which reached #6 in the UK charts (just ahead of Taylor Swift)!

Having co-founded the groundbreaking group Fairport Convention as a teenager in the 60's, Richard Thompson and his mates virtually invented British Folk Rock. By the age of 21 he left Fairport to pursue his own career, followed by a decade long musical partnership with his then-wife Linda, to over 30 years as a highly successful solo artist who tours both solo acoustic and with his electric trio.A wide range of musicians have recorded Thompson's songs including Robert Plant, Bob Dylan, Elvis Costello, REM, Del McCoury, Bonnie Raitt, Patty Lovelace, Los Lobos, Tom Jones, David Byrne, Don Henley, Robert Earl Keen and many others.Thompson's genre defying mastery of both acoustic and electric guitar along with dizzying energy and onstage wit continue to earn Richard Thompson massive new fans and a place as one of the most distinctive virtuosos in Folk Rock history.
 
The Blind Boys of Alabama
 
The Blind Boys of Alabama have the rare distinction of being recognized around the world as both living legends and modern-day innovators. They are not just gospel singers borrowing from old traditions; the group helped to define those traditions in 20th century and almost single-handedly created a new gospel sound for the 21st. Since the original members first sang together as kids at the Alabama Institute for the Negro Blind in the late 1930s (including Jimmy Carter, who leads the group today), the band has perserved through seven decades to become one of the most recognized and decorated roots music groups in the world.
 
Touring throughout the South during the Jim Crow era of the 1940s and 1950s, the Blind Boys flourished thanks to their unique sound, which blended the close harmonies of early jubilee gospel with the more fervent improvisations of hard gospel. In the early 1960s, the band sang at benefits for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and were a part of the soundtrack to the Civil Rights movement. It's almost unbelievable that a group of blind, African-American singers, who started out touring during a time of of whites-only bathrooms, restaurants and hotels, went on to win five Grammy Awards, a Lifetime Achievement Grammy, be inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame, and to perform at the White House for three different presidents.
 
Few would have expected them to still be going strong-stronger than ever, even-so many years after they first joined voices, but they've proved as productive and as musically ambitious in recent years as they did in the beginning. In 2001, they released Spirit of the Century on Peter Gabriel's Real World label, mixing traditional church tunes with songs by Tom Waits and the Rolling Stones, and won the first of their Grammy Awards. Subsequent Grammy-winning albums have found them working with the likes of Ben Harper, Aaron Neville, Mavis Staples, The Preservation Hall Jazz Band, and Willie Nelson. In 2013 the band worked with Justin Vernon (of Bon Iver) to release I'll Find A Way, a powerful collection of gospel and spiritual songs new and old, featuring some of the Blind Boys' most f"ervent vocals as well as contributions by a new generation of Blind Boys fans, including Merrill Garbus of tUnE-yArDs, Patty Griffin, and Justin Vernon himself.
 
The Blind Boys' live shows are roof-raising musical events that appeal to audiences of all cultures, as evidenced by an international itinerary that has taken them to virtually every continent. The Blind Boys of Alabama have attained the highest levels of achievement in a career that spans over 75 years and shows no signs of diminishing. "We appreciate the accolades and we thank God for them," says Jimmy Carter, a founding member and the Blind Boys' current leader. "But we're not interested in money or anything other than singing gospel. We had no idea when we started that we would make it this far. The secret to our longevity is, we love what we do. And when you love what you do, that keeps you motivated. That keeps you alive."

Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $45 - 75 Ages 12+ (under 16 with adult)

Saturday, October 29, 2016, 8:00pm

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The Struts w/ Black Pistol Fire and special guests @ The Opera House Ballroom |
Contact:
Napa Valley Opera House
1030 Main St. Napa
707.226.7372

Friday, November 4, 2016, 8:30pm
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Blue Note Napa Presents Coco Montoya (2 Shows) |
Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: $23/35/45

Thursday, November 10, 2016, 6:30pm

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Blue Note Napa Presents Peter Horvath (2 shows!) |
Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: $10/15/20

Friday, November 11, 2016, 6:30pm

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Alvon's Saturday Night Rock n Roll Party & CD Release @ Historic Empress Theatre |
Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400

 


Cost: General Admission: Ticket Price: $25.00 General - Empress Members: $15.00 Reserved Seating: Reserve A Front Row Table - Table Price: $200.00 ($50 per seat) 4 Seats Per Table

Saturday, November 12, 2016, 8:00pm

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Miles Schon Band @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: Gen Adm $15-20

Friday, November 18, 2016, 8:00pm

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Boz Scaggs @ Uptown Theatre Napa *Second Show Added!* |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $75/$90 Age: 12 & over (under 16 must be w/adult)

Saturday, November 19, 2016, 8:00pm

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Dee Dee Bridgewater @ The Blue Note |
Contact:

Blue Note Napa is located on the first floor of the Napa Valley Opera House at First & Main. We are an intimate 150-seat jazz club and restaurant, where you can enjoy performances of world renown and local Bay Area artists alike. We offer a full menu with market-driven cuisine from Chef Christophe Gerard, as well as an elegant wine and cocktail list. Enjoy fantastic sharing plates and wonderful main courses while you take in the show.

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $35/45/55

Saturday, November 19, 2016, 6:30pm
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Dee Dee Bridgewater @ The Blue Note |
Contact:

Blue Note Napa is located on the first floor of the Napa Valley Opera House at First & Main. We are an intimate 150-seat jazz club and restaurant, where you can enjoy performances of world renown and local Bay Area artists alike. We offer a full menu with market-driven cuisine from Chef Christophe Gerard, as well as an elegant wine and cocktail list. Enjoy fantastic sharing plates and wonderful main courses while you take in the show.

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $35/45/55

Sunday, November 20, 2016, 6:30pm
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Wednesday Night Live - Mighty Mike Schermer and Roy Rogers @ The Empress |
Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: $15 Advance/20 Door
Wednesday, November 23, 2016, 8:00pm
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Thanksgiving Day |
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Thursday, November 24, 2016, 12:00am
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Johnny Smith Live @ River Terrace Inn |

Join us for our live music series on the patio over-looking the Napa River and featuring some of the area's top talent.Johnny's maturity as a musician is realized as his sultry, soulful voice weaves throughout songs reminiscent of sophisticated blues melded with upbeat rock tempos.

 
Artist Johnny Smith was born in Long Beach California in 1962. He began his musical life at a very young age. Born into a musical family, Johnny's mother nurtured his vocal talents while his uncle and aunt, well known music icons Delaney & Bonnie Bramlett, provided musical mentoring and advice. But it was a televised performance of Elvis playing "Hound Dog" that truly inspired the 9 year old Smith to pick up the guitar and pursue a life of performance and by the age of 10, he was regularly invited to perform on stage with local professional musicians. Johnny eventually relocated to San Francisco and formed Alias Smith, a roots/rock influenced band which took first prize in a regional Battle of the Bands competition. Alias Smith's debut CD by the same name garnered much praise, and helped the band to secure an 18 date tour throughout Sweden and Finland as well as stage performances alongside such reputable artists as The Beach Boys, Starship, Maria Muldaur, and Roger McGuinn to name a few.

Wishing to further his musical vision, Mr. Smith became a solo artist and released the album "Just a Man". Johnny's maturity as a musician is realized as his sultry, soulful voice weaves throughout songs reminiscent of sophisticated blues melded with upbeat rock tempos. The hit "Love Is like a Rock" became #1 on radio request lines, and the song "Fortune Teller" received honourable mention in the Napa Valley Music Festival Song Writers Competition. Johnny has won best performer 3 of 3 times at the Northern California Songwriters Association competition, and is a regular on live television and radio broadcasts. Through all of his successes, Smith has never lost "touch" with his roots and still performs on the original Martin D-35 that he's been playing since age 12.

Johnny's Aunt Bonnie Bramlett co-wrote and performs , along with Johnny's cousin Bekka Bramlett, on "Never Even Thought About It", track number 5 on the 2009 album "Gentlemen X".

Steve Della Maggiora- Guitarist from Napa, California. Raised in the 50s and 60s, he absorbed not only songs his parents loved from the Big Band era (and Lawrence Welk Show) but also pop tune from the blossoming Top 40 Radio world. Both his parents were singers, and he was raised in a house full of music. Several years of accordion lessons left their mark, as did the bands he saw on the Ed Sullivan Show and American Bandstand. After high school he devoted himself to learning the guitar and bass, and began transferring his accordion skills to piano and organ (a process that is still ongoing today.)

Steve is a multi-instrumental, multi-talented musician. He plays guitar, bass guitar, piano, organ, and, when his arm heals up, accordion. He sometimes plays solo. He sometimes accompanies singers, in a variety of styles, especially melodic tunes from before the 20s and 30s right up through the 60s and 70s. (But he's pretty shaky on the more modern recent stuff!) Steve plays with a variety of groups: bass in a pop-folk-novelty duo; guitar with a classical and jazz violinist; organ, bass or guitar with a fine rock band; organ with an electric blues band; accordion, keyboards, guitar and sings with an Americana-Rock-Folk ensemble; plays guitar and sings with a blues/bluegrass/Django-ish quartet; plays guitar or accordion with a Mexican-American dance group; and guitar with a highly skilled Cool Jazz Octet. All of these groups play in the North Bay Area, as we call the counties to the north of San Francisco.

Often Steve seems happiest sitting with his guitar (acoustic or electric) and playing whatever you want to hear. If you'd like him to accompany you, he has a list of well over 1000 tunes he can play. (And the list seems to be getting longer every day!)


Contact:
River Terrace Inn
1600 Soscol Avenue, Napa
Cost: No Cover!

Friday, November 25, 2016, 5:30pm

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Bobby Joe Russell and the All-Star Band!! @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $20-25

Friday, November 25, 2016, 8:00pm

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Osteria Live!! hosts The Pacific |
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Late night is happening at Ca' Momi. Stop in at Ca' Momi Osteria in Downtown Napa Friday and Saturday nights this winter for live music from some of the Bay Area's best artists. Enjoy a late-night menu including hot from the oven certified Pizza Napoletana, cicchhetti, salads, piadine, all-natural cocktails, wines and organic house-made beer. 10 pm to Midnight Friday and Saturday nights.

No cover charge, all ages welcome!

Ca' Momi
1141 1st Street, Napa


Cost: No Cover!

Saturday, November 26, 2016, 10:00pm
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Blue Note Napa Presents Polyrhythmics (6:30 & 9pm) | Creating vivid instrumental imagery using complex rhythms anda unique precision that redefines the term "funk" for 21 st Centuryaudiences the 8 piece Polyrhythmics are proving to be one ofSeattle's finest exports.
Contact:

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $20-30
Tuesday, November 29, 2016, 6:30pm
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Joe Kaplow - Singer/Songwriter @ Silo's Napa | Joe Kaplow has emerged at the forefront of the Bay Area music scene. His live show is a foot-stomping, jaw dropping force to be reckoned with!

 


Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833

 


Cost: no cover!

Wednesday, November 30, 2016, 7:15pm
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Wednesday Night Live - Zydeco Accordion Master Pro Jam | Featuring: Andre Thierry, Bruce Gordon & Billy Wilson. Special Guests: Lloyd Meadows, Timm Walker, and Julius Johnson. Professional Zydeco dance instruction from Dana DeSimone.

Andre Thierry has already been deemed a legend. He is an exceptional multi-dimensional musician who has a finely-honed ability to merge his Accordion Soul sounds with blues, r&b, jazz, latin and rock. His musical mastery enables him to create a unique sound for his and future generations while staying true to the past. Come on out for a guaranteed good time!


Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400

 


Cost: $15.00 Advanced / $20 at Door - College Student Discount - Empress Members: $10.00

Wednesday, November 30, 2016, 8:00pm
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AN IRISH CHRISTMAS @ Uptown Theatre Napa | An Irish Christmas brings just about everything to the table - joy, hope, laughter, friendship, celebration, of life through storytelling, music, song, and dance in a night that sparkles with life and a bit of 'magic!' Dancers dance through the generations over brooms, on half doors, around butter churns, into the world of mythology and out again. Songs spinning out of the mists and into the familiar Silent Night, Little Drummer Boy and Carol of the Bells, and superb music of the pipes, flutes, fiddles, button accordion and bodhr√°ns are just the beginning of this great Irish night!
 

You can be sure of a rip-roaring celebration of Christmas from the heart of glorious Ireland with a superb team of Irish traditional musicians, dancers from the Kerry Dance Troupe lead by Scott Doherty (Riverdance & Lord of the Dance), the Kerry Records voice squad, and Irish actor Sheelagh Cullen.
 
We will journey through Christmas in Ireland and celebrate the great tradition of butter making, chase the wren on St. Stephen's day, draw down the half door for spectacular dance, enjoy superb music-making, singing of Christmas carols and great storytelling in an unforgettable Irish night. Irish folk theatre at its best!
 
So come and refresh your spirit, dust off the cares of the world and dance home with a smile in your heart as this joyful night brings you to a wonderful Ireland that echoes so forcefully in millions of hearts throughout the world. You can be certain of a GREAT IRISH WELCOME! 

Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $35-55

Thursday, December 1, 2016, 8:00pm
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FREDDY COLE @ The BlueNote (2 Shows Nightly Thursday - Sunday) | Lionel Frederick Cole was born on October 15, 1931, the youngest of Edward and Paulina Nancy Cole's five children. His three elder brothers, Eddie, Ike and Nat (twelve years Freddy's senior) were all musicians. Though Freddy Cole was born in Chicago, he is a 35-year native son and international celebrity of Atlanta.

Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with guitar and upright bass, just like Nat. Yet his voice is raspier, smokier, jazzier even. But he has emerged from the awesome shadow cast by his elder brother. In truth, his phrasing is far closer to that of Frank Sinatra or Billie Holiday than that of his brother and his timing swings a little more. His vocals - suave, elegant, formidable, and articulate - are among the most respected in jazz. Cole's career continues to ascend as he has moved into the front ranks of America's homegrown art form with a style and musical sophistication all his own


Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: $35-55

Thursday, December 1, 2016, 6:30pm
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The Charles Wheal Band @ Downtown Joe's Brewery | Charles Wheal & his band play some of the highest quality traditional blues and roots music on the scene today, and have been winning fans since 2006, when he left Mark Hummel's band to focus on his own music.

Huey Lewis calls Wheal's finger pickin' guitar style "a special delight!"

In his live performances as well as his recordings, the authentic arrangements are delivered by veteran performers playing with passion, focus and flawless musicianship.


Contact:
Downtown Joe's
902 Main Street, Napa
707.258.2337
Cost: No Cover

Friday, December 2, 2016, 9:30pm

 
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FREDDY COLE @ The BlueNote (2 Shows Nightly) | Lionel Frederick Cole was born on October 15, 1931, the youngest of Edward and Paulina Nancy Cole's five children. His three elder brothers, Eddie, Ike and Nat (twelve years Freddy's senior) were all musicians. Though Freddy Cole was born in Chicago, he is a 35-year native son and international celebrity of Atlanta. Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with guitar and upright bass, just like Nat. Yet his voice is raspier, smokier, jazzier even. But he has emerged from the awesome shadow cast by his elder brother. In truth, his phrasing is far closer to that of Frank Sinatra or Billie Holiday than that of his brother and his timing swings a little more. His vocals - suave, elegant, formidable, and articulate - are among the most respected in jazz. Cole's career continues to ascend as he has moved into the front ranks of America's homegrown art form with a style and musical sophistication all his own
Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: $35-55

Friday, December 2, 2016, 6:30pm
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Weekend at Bernies @ Downtown Joes | Weekend at Bernie's is a classic and original rock / R&B / funk ensemble consisting of Steve Guerrero on drums, John Paul McLean on bass, Scott Steward on guitar/vocals/songwriting, Osi Scott on percussion and Adam Bernie on keys/vocals/songwriting. This high energy, danceable band are laying down familiar tunes from: Rolling Stones, Allman Brothers, Bad Company, Black Crowes, Stevie Wonder, Steely Dan, Doobie Brothers, Marvin Gaye & Santana just to name a few. These seasoned musicians are not to be missed as they jam the covers to a new level and present their own brand of funky rock.


Contact:
Downtown Joe's
902 Main Street, Napa
707.258.2337
Cost: No Cover!

Saturday, December 3, 2016, 9:30pm

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Charlie Hunter Quartet - Two Shows! @ Silo's | World-class guitarist makes his debut at Silo's with his quartet! Hunter plays custom-made seven and eight-string guitars, on which he simultaneously plays bass lines, rhythm guitar, and solos. Critic Sean Westergaard describes Hunter's guitar technique as "mind-boggling ... he's an agile improviser with an ear for great tone, and always has excellent players alongside him in order to make great music, not to show off." The quartet consists of: Charlie Hunter (guitar), Scott Amendola (drums), Kirk Knuffke (cornet), Kasey Knudsen (sax).

 


Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833

 


Cost: 7pm/9:30pm {Gen Admission $20-25]

Saturday, December 3, 2016, 7:00pm
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Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano @ Lincoln Theatre | What could be more festive than a musical Christmas celebration performed by this Grammy Award-winning Mexican mariachi ensemble! This lively concert features traditional Mexican and American carols such as "Feliz Navidad," "Noche de Paz" (Silent Night), "Jingle Bells," "White Christmas," and much more. Add in spirited dancing, authentic Mexican costumes, and a joyful sing-along, and you've got a rollicking holiday celebration. Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano is one of the finest mariachi bands in the world, and was founded more than 50 years ago by Nati Cano, who has been the driving force behind the continuation of the popular mariachi tradition. His longtime association with Linda Ronstadt helped propel mariachi music to national prominence. The ensemble has recorded numerous albums to critical acclaim, and has made frequent appearances on television.

 


Contact:
Lincoln Theater
100 California Drive, Yountvcille
707.944.9900

 


Cost: $25-85

Saturday, December 3, 2016, 7:00pm
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FREDDY COLE @ The BlueNote (2 Shows Nightly) | Lionel Frederick Cole was born on October 15, 1931, the youngest of Edward and Paulina Nancy Cole's five children. His three elder brothers, Eddie, Ike and Nat (twelve years Freddy's senior) were all musicians. Though Freddy Cole was born in Chicago, he is a 35-year native son and international celebrity of Atlanta. Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with guitar and upright bass, just like Nat. Yet his voice is raspier, smokier, jazzier even. But he has emerged from the awesome shadow cast by his elder brother. In truth, his phrasing is far closer to that of Frank Sinatra or Billie Holiday than that of his brother and his timing swings a little more. His vocals - suave, elegant, formidable, and articulate - are among the most respected in jazz. Cole's career continues to ascend as he has moved into the front ranks of America's homegrown art form with a style and musical sophistication all his own
Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: $35-55

Saturday, December 3, 2016, 6:30pm
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FREDDY COLE @ The BlueNote (2 Shows Nightly) | Lionel Frederick Cole was born on October 15, 1931, the youngest of Edward and Paulina Nancy Cole's five children. His three elder brothers, Eddie, Ike and Nat (twelve years Freddy's senior) were all musicians. Though Freddy Cole was born in Chicago, he is a 35-year native son and international celebrity of Atlanta. Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with guitar and upright bass, just like Nat. Yet his voice is raspier, smokier, jazzier even. But he has emerged from the awesome shadow cast by his elder brother. In truth, his phrasing is far closer to that of Frank Sinatra or Billie Holiday than that of his brother and his timing swings a little more. His vocals - suave, elegant, formidable, and articulate - are among the most respected in jazz. Cole's career continues to ascend as he has moved into the front ranks of America's homegrown art form with a style and musical sophistication all his own
Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: $35-55

Sunday, December 4, 2016, 6:30pm
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Vallejo Jazz Society Presents: Denise Perrier Holiday Show @ The Empress | Vallejo Jazz Society Presents: Denise Perrier has spent her career performing in the San Francisco Bay Area and touring extensively in Europe, Latin America and Asia. Hearkening back to the time when a singer told the story and left the rest to the instrumentalists, Denise has a very welcoming straight-ahead style. Blessed with a rich, contralto voice, she concentrates on the standards, adding blues and Latin for variety. She is equally at home in a duo, quartet, big band or orchestra setting. But whatever the musical configuration, Denise connects with audiences - that's her forte. She is known as "the voice with a heart." Whether performing in an intimate supper club like Feinstein's or a large venue like New York City's Jazz at Lincoln Center, singing a haunting melody like Antonio Carlos Jobim's "Dindi" or laying down a smoking version of Teddy Edwards' "Don't Touch Me," Denise Perrier thrills audiences with her sultry contralto and emotional lyric interpretation. Join us for a special holiday show that will bring your whole family lots of Christmas cheer.


Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400

 


Cost: $7.50 VJS Members - $15 General

Sunday, December 4, 2016, 8:00pm
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Lewis Black @ The Uptown: THE EMPEROR'S NEW CLOTHES - The Naked Truth Tour | Known as the king of the rant, LEWIS BLACK uses his trademark style of comedic yelling and animated finger-pointing to skewer anything and anyone that gets under his skin. His comedic brilliance lies in his ability to make people laugh at the absurdities of life, with topics that include current events, social media, politics and anything else that exposes the hypocrisy and madness he sees in the world


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Cost: $55-75

Thursday, December 8, 2016, 8:00pm

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Industry Night @ Billcos |

 MONDAY! That means it's Industry Night at Billco's! Bring some proof that you are in the "industry" (hospitality/wine) and enjoy the perks of being the heartbeat of Napa Valley! $4 micro brews and two for one billiard rates!


Contact:
Billco's Billiards and Darts
1234 3rd St. Napa
707.226.7506

Monday, December 12, 2016, 4:00pm
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Jonny Lang plus Reeve Carney @ The Uptown SOLD OUT! |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: SOLD OUT

Friday, December 16, 2016, 8:00pm
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The Deadlies *A VERY DEADLIES CHRISTMAS* @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833

 


Cost: $15-$20

Friday, December 23, 2016, 8:00pm

 

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Soul Kat @ Silo's | Come celebrate New Year's Eve EVE with Soul Kat! This five piece dance band delivers soul/R&B from the 60's and 70's featuring songs made famous by artists such as Aretha Franklin, Gladys Knight, Stevie Wonder, Al Green and more! Led by vocalist Kellie Fuller, Soul Kat boasts of Bay Area favorites Wayne de la Cruz on the organ, Jason Stewart on guitar, Steve Trovao on drums and Diane Dutra on bass and background vocals. Get ready to groove!
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: Gen Adm $15-20

Friday, December 30, 2016, 8:00pm
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The Michael O'Neill Quintet featuring Kenny Washington and Tony Lindsay @ The Blue Note | Recently described by JazzTimes as one of "the finest male jazz singers in the world," Kenny Washington has earned a devoted following among peers like trumpeter Wynton Marsalis, pianist Geoffrey Keezer and vibraphonist Joe Locke. Avoiding publicity and participating in highly selective recordings, he's long been considered the Bay Area's best kept jazz secret. No one has done more to showcase his extraordinary talent than saxophonist/arranger Michael O'Neill, who has created a series of projects over the past decade featuring startlingly inventive arrangements specifically designed for Washington's nonpareil talent. After 17 years of working together, Michael and Kenny are adding the great singer, Tony Lindsay, to the mix!


Contact:
Blue Note Napa is located on the first floor of the Napa Valley Opera House at First & Main. We are an intimate 150-seat jazz club and restaurant, where you can enjoy performances of world renown and local Bay Area artists alike. We offer a full menu with market-driven cuisine from Chef Christophe Gerard, as well as an elegant wine and cocktail list. Enjoy fantastic sharing plates and wonderful main courses while you take in the show.

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $10-20 SHOW TIMES 7:00pm & 9:30pm

Sunday, January 8, 2017, 7:00pm
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The Empress Theater presents West Coast Songwriters Competition (VALLEJO) |
Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: (OPENING NIGHT) FREE

Monday, January 9, 2017, 7:00pm
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Wednesday Night Live Blues Extravaganza featuring The Kevin Russell Band, Ryder Green, and Ro Harpo @ The Historic Empress Theatre |
Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: $15 /20

Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 7:00pm

"It's a Motor City thing!"
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Ray Charles Project @ Silos - 2 SHOWS |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: Gen Adm $18-23

Friday, January 13, 2017, 8:00pm


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Empress Theatre Presents ZEPARELLA - ALL Lady Led Zepplin Band |
Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: $15 advance/ 20 Door

Friday, January 13, 2017, 8:00pm
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Jesse Cook @ Opera House Ballroom | Like millions the world over Jesse Cook got his hands on a copy of Adele's 21 and played it excessively. But the Juno Award-winning guitarist saw something that few of us did, something which emboldened him to tackle a long simmering personal objective and create a 'blue mood' record.

"It was the simplicity of it," says Cook of Adele's work. "For me it was amazing that an album, where many of the tracks were just voice and piano, was a pop record. I loved it. It creates a world where we get to really hear her voice and also the pianist can be more expressive. It just becomes a much more intimate album, a much more personal album and I thought I would love to do that."

Spending the summer of 2011 cottage hopping with his family, Cook set about writing material for The Blue Guitar Sessions, his eighth studio album. It's set for release on September 18 in Canada (September 25 in the U.S.).


Contact:

Opera House Ballroom 1030 Main Street

Cost: Price: $25.00 to $55.00

Monday, January 23, 2017, 8:00pm

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WNL Pro Jam*Blues Guitar Showcase ft Chris Cain*Allen Vega*Levi Lloyd*Matt Silva w/special surprise guests@ Empress |
Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: $15 Advance / 20 Door

Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 7:00pm
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Le Hot Jazz @ Uva Trattoria | Jazz with a French twist Le Jazz Hot duo featuring Isabelle Fontaine on vocals.

Isabelle Fontaine was born and raised in the French countryside with the voices of Edith Piaf, Charles Trenet, and Yves Montand ringing in her ears. She originally had no intention of becoming a professional musician but when she started singing with a group of friends for fun, her talent was immediately recognized and her life took an unexpected turn. She spent the next twenty years singing and playing the snare drum to the jumping jive music of the 50's throughout France, with detours to Spain and over the Alps to Switzerland. In 2004 she moved with her family to the Bay Area and has since become highly sought after not only as a vocalist but also as a rhythm guitar player. During this period, she developed an unconditional love for the Ladies and the Dukes of the Big Band Era and was eventually drawn to the gypsy swing of Django Reinhardt and The Hot Club of France. It wasn't long before she picked up the guitar and applied her impeccable sense of rhythm to the stringed instrument.


Contact:
www.uvatrattoria.com
Uva Trattoria
1040 Clinton Street, Napa
707.255.6645
Cost: No Cover!

Thursday, January 26, 2017, 6:30pm

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Rick Astley @ The Uptown Theatre Napa |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $35 - 55; Ages 12+ (under 16 with adult)

Friday, January 27, 2017, 8:00pm
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LUNAR CELEBRATION WITH GUITAR VIRTUOSO ROLANDO MORALES @ RaeSet |
Contact:
RaeSet
3150B Jefferson Street
Napa, CA, 94558
Cost: no cover!

Saturday, January 28, 2017, 7:00pm
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Donald Harrison Quartet *2 Shows!* @ Blue Note Napa |
Contact:

Cost: $35 - $45 (shows@ 7pm&9:30pm)

Wednesday, February 1, 2017, 7:00pm
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The Everly Brothers Experience *The Bird Dogs* @ Uptown Theatre Napa |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $25-$35

Friday, February 3, 2017, 8:00pm

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BAY AREA BLUES SOCIETY Caravan of All Stars @ Downtown Joes | The Bay Area Blues Society Caravan of All Stars is a powerhouse review put together to showcase some of the best blues and r'b musicians in the Bay Area. Put together by Ronnie Stewart of Vallejo, they have opened for and performed with such greats as Etta James, The Whispers, B.B. King, Booker T., Willie Nelson, Bonnie Raitt, Chaka Khan, The O'Jays, Al Green, and Gladys Knight to name a few.
Contact:
Downtown Joe's
902 Main Street, Napa
707.258.2337
Cost: No Cover!

Tuesday, February 7, 2017, 8:30pm

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Justin Diaz @ Uva Trattoria | From his earliest years, Justin sang along, and it quickly became evident that he had a big voice and a keen musical ear. His musical reach expanded to the trumpet, drums, piano, ukulele and guitar, and by his teens he was writing and composing his own music. His smooth vocals made him a local favorite, destined to be the next American Idol sweetheart, but fame wasn't what he was after.

At 18, Justin pursued the deeper things in life, and moved to Japan and the UK to study. Upon graduation, he traveled extensively, and by age 24, Justin had visited 50+ countries and 49 states in his own way: slowly and curiously, staying in the homes of strangers that were destined to become good friends, savoring sunsets, and sharing truthful conversations over good wine.

In 2014, Justin returned to the Napa Valley to share his talents and stories. He currently performs on a variety of stages - from lounges, wineries and breweries, to weddings and dementia wards - and serves as a music therapist for the elderly. Justin also continues to travel widely as he pursues simplicity and substance through the medium of music.

HIS SOULFUL VOCALS BREATHE LIFE INTO DECADES OF CLASSICS AND ORIGINALS, AND BRINGS CLASS AND WHIMSY TO LOUNGES, TASTING ROOMS, WEDDINGS, AND EVERYTHING IN BETWEEN


Contact:
Uva Trattoria
1040 Clinton Street, Napa
707.255.6645
Cost: No Cover!

Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 6:30pm

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David Correa Trio with TOMMY HILL ~ Latin Guitar World Music @ Silo's | Since 1999 David Correa has built a substantial fan base entertaining audiences in every corner of the San Francisco Bay Area. Keeping true to Latin and Spanish guitar techniques David's music continues to be an original new sound. David's music combines Latin guitar and Rumba Flamenco fused with middle eastern melodies, creating a distinctive style.

Virtuosic guitar impresario Tommy Hill has been entertaining the masses throughout the Bay Area for more than two decades. A third-generation guitarist born and raised in the Napa Valley, Tommy is the region's premier Flamenco guitarist.

An accomplished flamenco performer & educator alike, Tommy brings compositions steeped in modern approach as well as traditional flamenco standards to the stage with flawless technique.


Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $7-10

Thursday, February 9, 2017, 7:00pm


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Blue Note Napa Presents Royal Jelly Jive |
Contact:

Blue Note Napa is located on the first floor of the Napa Valley Opera House at First & Main. We are an intimate 150-seat jazz club and restaurant, where you can enjoy performances of world renown and local Bay Area artists alike. We offer a full menu with market-driven cuisine from Chef Christophe Gerard, as well as an elegant wine and cocktail list. Enjoy fantastic sharing plates and wonderful main courses while you take in the show.

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $10/15/20 (7pm/9:30pm)

Friday, February 10, 2017, 6:30pm
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Blue Note Napa Presents Royal Jelly Jive |
Contact:

Blue Note Napa is located on the first floor of the Napa Valley Opera House at First & Main. We are an intimate 150-seat jazz club and restaurant, where you can enjoy performances of world renown and local Bay Area artists alike. We offer a full menu with market-driven cuisine from Chef Christophe Gerard, as well as an elegant wine and cocktail list. Enjoy fantastic sharing plates and wonderful main courses while you take in the show.

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $10/15/20 (7pm/9:30pm)

Saturday, February 11, 2017, 6:30pm
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Kristen Van Dyke (of The Bunnies) Acoustic Solo @ Ca Momi Osteria |
Contact:
Late night is happening at Ca' Momi. Stop in at Ca' Momi Osteria in Downtown Napa Friday and Saturday nights this winter for live music from some of the Bay Area's best artists. Enjoy a late-night menu including hot from the oven certified Pizza Napoletana, cicchhetti, salads, piadine, all-natural cocktails, wines and organic house-made beer. 10 pm to Midnight Friday and Saturday nights.

No cover charge, all ages welcome!

Ca' Momi
1141 1st Street, Napa

Cost: No Cover


Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 6:00pm

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Carlos Reyes - 2 Valentines Shows! @ Silo's Napa | Carlos Reyes, world renowned violinist & harpist, has performed for six presidents, a pope and the whole Cuban Castro family. He's shared the stage with Chuck Mangione, Pat Travers, The Doobie Brothers. Steve Miller, Roy Rogers, and Jazz great Arturo Sandoval, among others. Special guests Rolando Morales & Janice Maxie-Reid. World class musicianship in an intimate setting!

From performances on the streets of Havana to the Vatican, his music transcends all boundaries. Described as "Santana meets Gipsy Kings", Carlos bridges traditional musical genres and mesmerizes audiences with unique fusions of Blues, Rock, Jazz, Latin and Classical styles.

He continued to develop his talent on both harp and violin, establishing himself as a successful solo artist, touring the world and also sharing the stage with a long list of musical superstars such as Steve Miller, The Doobie Brothers, Clint Black, Chuck Mangione, Charlie Daniels, Wynona Judd, Willie Nelson, Jazz great Arturo Sandoval and many, many others. Bay Area audiences have recently been fortunate to see Carlos in concert with legendary slide guitarist Roy Rogers, and acclaimed acoustic guitarist Peppino D'Agostino. Carlos has played for 5 U.S. Presidents, and recently at the White House with Gloria Estefan, Ricky Martin, Christina Aguilar and other hand-picked Latin stars for Mr. & Mrs. Obama, and has even played a private solo concert for Pope Benedict.


Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $20-25 (6:30+9pm)

Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 6:30pm

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Ukulele Virtuoso - Jake Shimabukuro - Nearly sold out! Waitlist available! @ Uptown Theatre Napa |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $40-75

Saturday, February 18, 2017, 8:00pm
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Groove Dragon @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $15-19

Saturday, February 25, 2017, 8:00pm
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Trevor Hall w/ Satsang @ OPERA HOUSE BALLROOM at Margrit Mondavi Theatre |
Contact:
Blue Note Napa is located on the first floor of the Napa Valley Opera House at First & Main. We are an intimate 150-seat jazz club and restaurant, where you can enjoy performances of world renown and local Bay Area artists alike. We offer a full menu with market-driven cuisine from Chef Christophe Gerard, as well as an elegant wine and cocktail list. Enjoy fantastic sharing plates and wonderful main courses while you take in the show.

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $20

Friday, March 3, 2017, 8:30pm
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The Irish Rovers @ Uptown Theatre |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $35-85

Saturday, March 4, 2017, 8:00pm

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Tom Duarte @ Uva Trattoria | Jazz, Latin, Flamenco!

Duarte's musical style is firmly based in traditional Latin music, while referencing elements of funk and jazz fusion. His playing remains beautiful and communicative throughout, reflecting a true sense of the gypsy spirit. In his solo acoustic playing, as well as in his searing electric solos, he plays with a passion that equally captivates the listener.


Contact:
www.uvatrattoria.com
Uva Trattoria
1040 Clinton Street, Napa
707.255.6645
Cost: No Cover!

Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 6:30pm

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Duo Gadjo @ Uva Trattoria | New Orleans Jazz & French Cafe Music!

She was born in France. He was born in San Francisco. She listened to Piaf, Montant, and Trenet. He listened to Louis Armstrong and Muddy Waters. She is Isabelle Fontaine He is Jeff Magidson. Together they are known as Duo Gadjo. Their music celebrates the union of two cultures, largely inspired by the sounds of the 20's and 30's, when jazz was the thing and Paris was the place to be. They accompany themselves on guitars, revisiting the American songbook Gypsy style. They also pay tribute to the music of New Orleans featuring Jeff on slide guitar and Isabelle on Washboard. They perform as a duo, trio (add upright bass,) or a quartet (add violin, or accordeon). Jeff and Isabelle are members of the band The Hot Club Of San Francisco.


Contact:
www.uvatrattoria.com
Uva Trattoria
1040 Clinton Street, Napa
707.255.6645
Cost: No Cover!

Thursday, March 9, 2017, 6:30pm

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Roem Baur @ Ca' Momi Osteria |
Contact:
Late night is happening at Ca' Momi. Stop in at Ca' Momi Osteria in Downtown Napa Friday and Saturday nights this winter for live music from some of the Bay Area's best artists. Enjoy a late-night menu including hot from the oven certified Pizza Napoletana, cicchhetti, salads, piadine, all-natural cocktails, wines and organic house-made beer. 10 pm to Midnight Friday and Saturday nights.

No cover charge, all ages welcome!

Ca' Momi
1141 1st Street, Napa


Friday, March 10, 2017, 10:00pm

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The Beach Boys @ The Uptown (SOLD OUT - 2nd show added Sunday) | You can capsulize most pop music acts by reciting how many hits they've had and how many millions of albums they've sold. But these conventional measurements fall short when you're assessing the impact of The Beach Boys. To be sure, this band has birthed a torrent of hit singles and sold albums by the tens of millions. But its greater significance lies in the fact that it changed the musical landscape so profoundly that every pop act since has been in its debt.
 
The Beach Boys are led by Mike Love and Bruce Johnston, who along with Jeffrey Foskett, Brian Eichenburger, Tim Bonhomme, John Cowsill and Scott Totten continue the legacy of the iconic American band. This tour will not feature Brian Wilson, Al Jardine or David Marks.
 
Happily for us all, The Beach Boys continue to create and perform with the same bold imagination and style that marked their explosive debut over 50 years ago. And now in 2013, their Capitol Records release, Sounds of Summer (RIAA certified triple platinum with over three million in sales and climbing), and it's companion The Warmth of the Sun marks a resurgence in Beach Boys interest that has again rocked the world.
 
Captained by Mike Love, The Beach Boys play an astoundingly busy schedule of concerts, averaging 150 shows a year, ranging from sundrenched summer festivals to gala New Year's celebrations and special events worldwide. In 1974 Mike Love's concept album Endless Summer ignited a second generation of Beach Boys fans and stirred a tempest that rocked the music world.
 
Grammy-winning songwriter Bruce Johnston, [Barry Manilow's "I Write the Songs"], joined The Beach Boys in 1965, replacing Glenn Campbell, who filled-in for Brian Wilson, on vocals/bass, when he retired from touring. Highly regarded as a singer-songwriter, Johnston's vocal work with such legendary artists as Elton John and Pink Floyd firmly established him among rock's elite artists.Had this remarkable band been less committed to its art and its fans, it could have retired from the field with honor at dozens of points along the way, confident that it had made a lasting contribution to world culture. It could have rested on the success of the epoch-shifting Pet Sounds masterpiece in 1966 . . . or after recording Love's co-written Golden Globe nominated "Kokomo" in 1988 and seeing it become its best selling single ever . . . or after being inducted that same year into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame . . . or after watching its worldwide album sales blow past l00 million . . . or after winning the NARAS Lifetime Achievement Award in 2001 [along with The Who, Bob Marley, Tony Bennett, Sammy Davis Jr. and Les Paul]. And still, The Beach Boys continue to have fun, fun, fun, with no end in sight. 
 
In 2012, The Beach Boys scheduled a 74 concert date limited 50th Anniversary Reunion Tour which was scheduled as a limited run reunion tour and ended in the U.S. July 15 and internationally on Sept 28th in which the original members reunited and released "That's Why God Made the Radio," the album debuted at # 3 on the Billboard charts, their highest chart position in 37 years and an unprecedented milestone.

Contact:

Cost: $115/90/75 Age: 12+ (under 16 with adult)

Saturday, March 11, 2017, 7:30pm
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JourneyDay @ Andaz |
Contact:
Andaz Napa
1450 First Street, Napa
707.255.5445

 


Cost: No Cover!

Saturday, March 11, 2017, 8:00pm

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The Beach Boys @ The Uptown (2nd Show Added) | You can capsulize most pop music acts by reciting how many hits they've had and how many millions of albums they've sold. But these conventional measurements fall short when you're assessing the impact of The Beach Boys. To be sure, this band has birthed a torrent of hit singles and sold albums by the tens of millions. But its greater significance lies in the fact that it changed the musical landscape so profoundly that every pop act since has been in its debt.
 
The Beach Boys are led by Mike Love and Bruce Johnston, who along with Jeffrey Foskett, Brian Eichenburger, Tim Bonhomme, John Cowsill and Scott Totten continue the legacy of the iconic American band. This tour will not feature Brian Wilson, Al Jardine or David Marks.
 
Happily for us all, The Beach Boys continue to create and perform with the same bold imagination and style that marked their explosive debut over 50 years ago. And now in 2013, their Capitol Records release, Sounds of Summer (RIAA certified triple platinum with over three million in sales and climbing), and it's companion The Warmth of the Sun marks a resurgence in Beach Boys interest that has again rocked the world.
 
Captained by Mike Love, The Beach Boys play an astoundingly busy schedule of concerts, averaging 150 shows a year, ranging from sundrenched summer festivals to gala New Year's celebrations and special events worldwide. In 1974 Mike Love's concept album Endless Summer ignited a second generation of Beach Boys fans and stirred a tempest that rocked the music world.
 
Grammy-winning songwriter Bruce Johnston, [Barry Manilow's "I Write the Songs"], joined The Beach Boys in 1965, replacing Glenn Campbell, who filled-in for Brian Wilson, on vocals/bass, when he retired from touring. Highly regarded as a singer-songwriter, Johnston's vocal work with such legendary artists as Elton John and Pink Floyd firmly established him among rock's elite artists.Had this remarkable band been less committed to its art and its fans, it could have retired from the field with honor at dozens of points along the way, confident that it had made a lasting contribution to world culture. It could have rested on the success of the epoch-shifting Pet Sounds masterpiece in 1966 . . . or after recording Love's co-written Golden Globe nominated "Kokomo" in 1988 and seeing it become its best selling single ever . . . or after being inducted that same year into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame . . . or after watching its worldwide album sales blow past l00 million . . . or after winning the NARAS Lifetime Achievement Award in 2001 [along with The Who, Bob Marley, Tony Bennett, Sammy Davis Jr. and Les Paul]. And still, The Beach Boys continue to have fun, fun, fun, with no end in sight. 
 
In 2012, The Beach Boys scheduled a 74 concert date limited 50th Anniversary Reunion Tour which was scheduled as a limited run reunion tour and ended in the U.S. July 15 and internationally on Sept 28th in which the original members reunited and released "That's Why God Made the Radio," the album debuted at # 3 on the Billboard charts, their highest chart position in 37 years and an unprecedented milestone.

Contact:

Cost: $115/90/75 Age: 12+ (under 16 with adult)

Sunday, March 12, 2017, 7:00pm
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Kith & Kin @ Silo's | Napa Valley's own Celtic Band returns to Silo's! Join us for a lyrical, lilting evening jigs, reels, ballads, and blarney. The multitalented group will get you in the Irish spirit with gorgeous vocals and traditional Irish instrumental tunes.
Contact:

Silo's Napa
530 Main St, Napa
(707) 251.5833
www.silosnapa.com
 


Cost: $13-17

Thursday, March 16, 2017, 7:00pm
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Los Lobos With Jonah Smith @ The Uptown |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $35 - 55 / 12+ (under 16 with adult)

Saturday, March 18, 2017, 7:00pm
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David Ranconi @ Uva Trattoria |
Contact:
www.uvatrattoria.com
Uva Trattoria
1040 Clinton Street, Napa
707.255.6645
Cost: FREE

Sunday, March 19, 2017, 6:30pm
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Secure the Sun @ Ca Momi |
Contact:
Ca' Momi
1141 1st Street, Napa

Cost: No Cover!

Friday, March 24, 2017, 10:00pm

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Kenny G @ Blue Note (2 SHOWS) |
Contact:

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $79/95/125 (7 & 9:30pm)

Monday, March 27, 2017, 7:00pm
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Kenny G @ Blue Note (2 SHOWS) |
Contact:

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $79/95/125 (7 & 9:30pm)

Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 7:00pm
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Audrey Moira Shimkas -- Jazz Vocals @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: No Cover

Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 7:00pm
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RUFUS WAINWRIGHT @ The Uptown |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $50/75 12+ (under 16 with adult) Tickets from show originally scheduled for Februray will be honored

Saturday, April 1, 2017, 8:00pm
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Roy Rogers and The Delta Rhythm Kings featuring Jimmy Pugh on keyboards and opener David M'ore @ The Empress |
Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: 4 Ticket Options Available: VIP (Limited to 20 Seats) - Prime Seats, Meet & Greet: $75 Front Row Table - Table Price: $250, 4 Seats Per Table ($62.50 per seat) Orchestra Seats - Front 5 rows (D to H): $50 General Admission - Row K to Z: $25

Saturday, April 1, 2017, 7:00pm
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Laith Al-Saadi of The Voice @ Blue Note Napa |
Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: [Gen Admission $35-45] Two Shows: 7pm & 9:30pm

Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 7:00pm
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The Deadlies! @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $10-15

Thursday, April 6, 2017, 7:00pm
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Chris Isaak @ Uptown Theatre Napa | For Chris Isaak, first comes the song. And for First Comes The Night -- Isaak's stunning first album of new material in six years -- this gifted singer-songwriter and bandleader is bringing us a bumper crop of strong and intriguing songs from which to choose. "There was no mission for this album other than to follow the songs," Chris Isaak explains, and in terms of songwriting, the floodgates really opened this time. "My last release was Beyond The Sun -- my tribute to Sun Records with a lot of covers -- so this time around I had a lot of new material that I was thrilled to record. My manager always tells me,'We need more songs.' This time, even she realized she's creating a songwriting monster, and had to beg me to stop."


Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $75 - 115; Age 12 & over (under 16 must be w/adult)

Friday, April 7, 2017, 8:00pm

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The Novelists @ Ca' Momi Osteria |
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Cost: no cover!

Saturday, April 8, 2017, 10:00pm
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Chris Isaak @ Uptown Theatre Napa | For Chris Isaak, first comes the song. And for First Comes The Night -- Isaak's stunning first album of new material in six years -- this gifted singer-songwriter and bandleader is bringing us a bumper crop of strong and intriguing songs from which to choose. "There was no mission for this album other than to follow the songs," Chris Isaak explains, and in terms of songwriting, the floodgates really opened this time. "My last release was Beyond The Sun -- my tribute to Sun Records with a lot of covers -- so this time around I had a lot of new material that I was thrilled to record. My manager always tells me,'We need more songs.' This time, even she realized she's creating a songwriting monster, and had to beg me to stop."


Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $75 - 115; Age 12 & over (under 16 must be w/adult)

Saturday, April 8, 2017, 8:00pm

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Kellie Fuller & The Mike Greensill Quartet [2 SHOWS] @ Blue Note Napa |
Contact:
http://www.silosnapa.com">Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: [7pm & 9:30pm] $10-20

Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 7:00pm
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Obsidian Son! Special guest: Jessi Adele & The Starling Curve @ Silo's Napa | Country, soul, and Americana, Sean Patrick Garvey's Obsidian Son delivers songs that lift themselves from the speakers and slow dance gracefully across the room. Deft accompaniment and flourish is wrapped around a core of compelling, immediately engaging melodies, giving the music a timeless resonance. Special guest: Jessi Adele & The Starling Curve.
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: Gen Adm $10-15

Friday, April 14, 2017, 8:00pm

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NVJS Presents: Erik Jekabson String-tet @ Silo's Napa |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: (ALL AGES) $45 Gen Adm $25 Club Members

Sunday, April 23, 2017, 4:00pm

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WNL Vocal Pro Jam Maria Muldaur, Tony Lindsay, Marina Crouse, and Greg Ballad |
Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: $15

Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 8:00pm
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Keiko Matsui @ Blue Note Napa | Keiko Matsui (松居慶子?), born in Tokyo, Japan as Keiko Doi, is a Japanese keyboardist andcomposer, specializing in smooth jazz, jazz fusion and new-age music. Her career spans three decades, during which time she has released twenty CDs (in addition to various compilations) and has received international acclaim. She resides in Los Angeles, California.
Contact:

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $35 - 45

Thursday, April 27, 2017, 7:00pm
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Secure The Sun w/They Went Ghost & Shelby, Texas @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $10/15

Friday, April 28, 2017, 8:00pm
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Keiko Matsui @ Blue Note Napa | Keiko Matsui (松居慶子?), born in Tokyo, Japan as Keiko Doi, is a Japanese keyboardist andcomposer, specializing in smooth jazz, jazz fusion and new-age music. Her career spans three decades, during which time she has released twenty CDs (in addition to various compilations) and has received international acclaim. She resides in Los Angeles, California.
Contact:

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $35 - 45

Friday, April 28, 2017, 7:00pm
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David Crosby & Friends @ The Uptown |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $51-96
Friday, April 28, 2017, 8:00pm
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Tori Anna - A New Day: Songs of Doris Day @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $15 /20

Saturday, April 29, 2017, 7:30pm
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Keiko Matsui @ Blue Note Napa | Keiko Matsui (松居慶子?), born in Tokyo, Japan as Keiko Doi, is a Japanese keyboardist andcomposer, specializing in smooth jazz, jazz fusion and new-age music. Her career spans three decades, during which time she has released twenty CDs (in addition to various compilations) and has received international acclaim. She resides in Los Angeles, California.
Contact:

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $35 - 45

Saturday, April 29, 2017, 7:00pm
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Dweezil Zappa: 50 Years of Frank @ The Uptown |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $40/70
Saturday, April 29, 2017, 8:00pm
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Keiko Matsui @ Blue Note Napa | Keiko Matsui (松居慶子?), born in Tokyo, Japan as Keiko Doi, is a Japanese keyboardist andcomposer, specializing in smooth jazz, jazz fusion and new-age music. Her career spans three decades, during which time she has released twenty CDs (in addition to various compilations) and has received international acclaim. She resides in Los Angeles, California.
Contact:

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $35 - 45

Sunday, April 30, 2017, 7:00pm
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Garage Band 101 for Kids - Music For The Movies @ Silo's | Students from The Napa School of Music's Garage Band 101 program play music of the 1980's! Four bands will perform an entertaining night of classic music perfect for the whole family. Be sure to buy your tickets early as this show will sell out!

For more information about Napa School of Music please visit www.napaschoolofmusic.com or call 252-4040.


Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $20

Sunday, April 30, 2017, 5:00pm
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Pete Escovedo Orchestra (2 Shows) @ Blue Note |
Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258

 


Cost: 7pm/9:30pm {Gen Admission $10-20]

Thursday, May 4, 2017, 7:00pm
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The David Correa Trio @ Ca Momi |
Contact:
Ca' Momi
1141 1st Street, Napa

 


Cost: no cover!

Saturday, May 6, 2017, 10:00am
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AN EVENING W/ PETE YORN VIP EXPERIENCES (2 SHOWS!) @ JaM Cellars Ballroom at Margrit Mondavi Theatre |
Contact:
Napa Valley Opera House
1030 Main St. Napa
707.226.7372
Cost: 3pm/9pm Please call 707.880.2300 (3:30-9:30 pm) to reach venue Box Office

Friday, May 12, 2017, 3:00pm
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MOTHER'S DAY CELEBRATION FEAT. CLAIRDEE & HER BAND (2 SHOWS!) @ Blue NoteNapa |
Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: 3pm/7pm {Gen Admission $15-35]

Sunday, May 14, 2017, 3:00pm
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Journey Revisited - Journey Tribute Band @ Silo's | With the distinctive lead vocals of JEFF SALADO, who delivers the signature Perry tone, JOURNEY REVISITED features fantastic harmonies and dynamic instrumentals. JR recreates note-for-note accurate renditions of Journey classics all in their original keys, and gives its audience an uncannily accurate tribute to the "Perry & Rolie" sound without pre-recorded backing tracks or digital vocal enhancements. Along with his band mates, Jeff take JR audiences on a rhythmic ride to an era when rock dominated the radio airwaves.


Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $20-23

Friday, May 19, 2017, 8:00pm
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NVJS Presents: The Joe Locke Trio @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $25-45

Sunday, May 21, 2017, 4:00pm
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Napa City Nights Concert Summer Concerts 2017 Celebrating 10 Years of Live Music in the Napa Valley with NUCLEAR BLONDE, THE SPECIAL GUESTS & ANTHONY PRESTI @ |
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Cost: No Cover!
Sunday, June 11, 2017, 6:00pm
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Napa City Nights Concert Summer Concerts 2017 Celebrating 10 Years of Live Music in the Napa Valley with THE UNAUTHORIZED ROLLING STONES, MATT JAFFE AND THE DISTRACTIONS, SHELBY, TEXAS@ |
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Cost: No Cover!
Friday, June 16, 2017, 6:00pm
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BOTTLEROCK PRESENTS: DONAVON FRANKENREITER @ The Blue Note |
Contact:

Cost: $35/45/55
Friday, June 16, 2017, 8:00pm
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Presented by Blue Note Napa LOCALS NIGHT feat. Sweet HayaH |
Contact:

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: $10-20 SHOW TIMES 7:00pm & 9:30pm

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 7:00pm
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Friday Night JaMSessions featuring Serf & James | Having opened Live105's BFD 2015 featuring Modest Mouse, Cold War Kids, and Atlas Genius to name a few, and winning Music City SF's Battle of the Bands 2015, Serf and James carry the momentum of their success into the new year with a debut EP, "Wav"! Original Indie/Alt Blue Pop. The first 15 advance tickets sold will receive a free download of the new EP! Also featuring music by SF-based Unlikely Heroes. Solo Hip-Hop artist meets IndieRock band creating high energy melodies and grooves, accompanied by infectious rhyming and harmonizing, to produce an organized chaotic blend of awesomeness!
Contact:
JaM Cellars
1460 First Street, Napa
707.265.7577
Cost: No Cover!

Friday, June 23, 2017, 9:00pm

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Napa City Nights Concert Summer Concerts 2017 Celebrating 10 Years of Live Music in the Napa Valley with TWICE AS GOOD, THE PAT JORDAN BAND & TAKE FLIGHT A CAPELLA@ |
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Cost: No Cover!
Friday, June 23, 2017, 6:00pm
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Wednesday Night Live Saxophone Pro Jam - Featuring Tom Politzer Lead Tenor Sax with Tower of Power @ Historic Empress Theatre |
Contact:
Historic Empress Theatre
330 Virginia Street, Vallejo
707.552.2400
Cost: $15

Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 7:00pm

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The Special Guests @ Downtown Joe's Brewery | The Special Guests are one of The West Coast's busiest and most popular bands around. We perform Classic Rock, Dance, R&B and Blues Hits people just can't get enough of anywhere else.

"The Special Guests were absolutely fantastic! They played 2 Harvest Festival's for our school. They sounded great, had a good repertoire, and really pumped up the event."

Group Members
Kevin Daniel (Guitar and Vocals), Michelle Daniel (Vocals and Looks), Paul Staubus (Keyboards and Vocals), Tony Archimedes (Legendary Sax and Keys), Lowell Stephenson (Drums, Vocals and Vibe), John Gajan (Bass and Vocals)


Contact:
Downtown Joe's Brewery and Resturant
902 Main St, Napa
(707) 258-2337

We Serve Food from 8:30 AM to 10 PM Every Day
& A Late Night Food Menu Available After 10 PM


Cost: No Cover!

Friday, June 30, 2017, 9:30pm
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Napa City Nights Concert Summer Concerts 2017 Celebrating 10 Years of Live Music in the Napa Valley with THE DR. D BAND, MARSHALL HOUSE PROJECT & MADDY HUDSON @ |
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Cost: No Cover!
Friday, June 30, 2017, 6:00pm
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Aimee Mann @ Uptown Theatre |
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $40-60

Thursday, July 13, 2017, 8:00pm
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Napa City Nights Concert Summer Concerts 2017 Celebrating 10 Years of Live Music in the Napa Valley with THE HOTS, THE DEADLIES & VINCENT COSTANZA@ |
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Cost: No Cover!

Friday, July 14, 2017, 6:00pm
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Jamie Clark Band @ Ca' Momi Osteria |
Contact:
Ca' Momi
1141 1st Street, Napa

 


Cost: no cover!

Saturday, July 15, 2017, 10:00pm
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Forejour @ Tribute to Foreigner & Journey - Silo's Napa (2 Shows!!) | Forejour (pronounced 'forger'), a tribute to the music of 80's mega bands FOREIGNER & JOURNEY, launched in early 2013 by professional musicians with decades of experience. A unique tribute act, Forejour combines two beloved multi-platinum selling bands, keeping audiences on their feet with wall to wall hits for the entire length of their two hour show. The band's set list includes Journey's "Don't Stop Believing", which enjoys the singular distinction of being the 20th century's most down-loaded song on Apple's iTunes. The show also includes power ballads such as Foreigner's "Waiting For A Girl Like You", and Journey's "Send Her My Love".
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $20-25 (shows@ 7pm & 9:30pm)

Saturday, July 22, 2017, 7:00pm

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C4INC @ Downtown Joe's | C4INC started rocking Northern California in 1997. This group of experienced musicians put together their own sound drawing on influences of Classic Rock, R & B, funk & country. The band writes their own music and covers music that they love to play. They are favorites at the Napa Chefs Market and the local SF Bay Area club scene. Venues the band has performed include the Oakland Raiders Fan Appreciation Day at the Napa Memorial Stadium, Infineon Raceway Festival of Fire, Laguna Seca Raceway, Far Niente Winery, Napa 4th of July Festival and the list goes on. The line up includes, Dan Fritz Guitar/Vocals, Chris Chesbrough Guitar/Vocals, /Rick Durocher Drums, Susan Chesbrough Bass/Vocals and Scott Meloney on keyboards. 


Contact:
Downtown Joe's
902 Main Street, Napa
707.258.2337
Cost: No Cover!

Saturday, July 22, 2017, 9:30pm

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Presented by Blue Note Napa LOCALS NIGHT feat. ARI EISENBERG & ANTHONY CAPPETO |
Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: $17.50/10/FREE to Locals

Tuesday, July 25, 2017, 7:00pm
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Wesla Whitfield & Mike Greensill - Songs & Stories @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: No Cover!

Wednesday, July 26, 2017, 5:00pm
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SONA @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $15-20

Friday, July 28, 2017, 8:00pm
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Napa Porchfest 2017! |
Contact:
Napa Porchfest
1754 Second St (Napa County Landmarks)
Suite E Napa
@napaporchfest
707.224.3162

Cost: FREE

Sunday, July 30, 2017, 12:00pm
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PORCHFEST - Second Street Band @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: No Cover!

Sunday, July 30, 2017, 2:00pm
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Lavay Smith & The Red Hot Skillet Lickers (2 SHOWS!) @ The BlueNote |
Contact:

Blue Note Napa is located on the first floor of the Napa Valley Opera House at First & Main. We are an intimate 150-seat jazz club and restaurant, where you can enjoy performances of world renown and local Bay Area artists alike. We offer a full menu with market-driven cuisine from Chef Christophe Gerard, as well as an elegant wine and cocktail list. Enjoy fantastic sharing plates and wonderful main courses while you take in the show.

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $20-40 (2 SHOWS 7:30 & 9:30PM)

Wednesday, August 2, 2017, 7:30pm

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Napa City Nights: Cripple Creek, Buck Nickels and Loose Change + Wendy Dewitt @ Veteran's Park |
Contact:
Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater
Downtown Napa
Corner of Third & Main Streets
Cost: No Cover!

Friday, August 4, 2017, 6:30pm
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Ca' Momi Osteria hosts Nate Lopez Duo | Funk, Jazz and Blues
Contact:
Late night is happening at Ca' Momi. Stop in at Ca' Momi Osteria in Downtown Napa Friday and Saturday nights this winter for live music from some of the Bay Area's best artists. Enjoy a late-night menu including hot from the oven certified Pizza Napoletana, cicchhetti, salads, piadine, all-natural cocktails, wines and organic house-made beer. 10 pm to Midnight Friday and Saturday nights.

No cover charge, all ages welcome!

Ca' Momi
707.224.MOMI (6664) 1141 1st Street, Napa


Cost: No Cover!

Saturday, August 5, 2017, 10:00pm

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LOCALS NIGHT feat. JULES LEYHE [2 SHOWS!] @ Blue Note |
Contact:

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: 7pm/8:45pm [Gen Admission $10-17.50]


Tuesday, August 8, 2017, 7:00pm
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Napa City Nights Concert Summer Concerts 2017 Celebrating 10 Years of Live Music in the Napa Valley with THE BILLY MARTINI SHOW, THE GRAIN & THE SINGER AND THE SONGWRITER @ |
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Cost: No Cover!
Friday, August 11, 2017, 6:00pm
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Ryder Green @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $18 - 23

Saturday, August 19, 2017, 8:00pm
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ALVON JOHNSON: ABASSADOR OF THE BLUES @ The Blue Note |
Contact:
Blue Note Napa is located on the first floor of the Napa Valley Opera House at First & Main. We are an intimate 150-seat jazz club and restaurant, where you can enjoy performances of world renown and local Bay Area artists alike. We offer a full menu with market-driven cuisine from Chef Christophe Gerard, as well as an elegant wine and cocktail list. Enjoy fantastic sharing plates and wonderful main courses while you take in the show.

Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258


Cost: $10-19.75 SHOW TIMES 7:30pm & 9:30pm

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 7:30pm
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C4INC @ Silo's | C4INC started rocking Northern California in 1997. This group of experienced musicians put together their own sound drawing on influences of Classic Rock, R & B, funk & country. The band writes their own music and covers music that they love to play. They are favorites at the Napa Chefs Market and the local SF Bay Area club scene. Venues the band has performed include the Oakland Raiders Fan Appreciation Day at the Napa Memorial Stadium, Infineon Raceway Festival of Fire, Laguna Seca Raceway, Far Niente Winery, Napa 4th of July Festival and the list goes on. The line up includes, Dan Fritz Guitar/Vocals, Chris Chesbrough Guitar/Vocals, /Rick Durocher Drums, Susan Chesbrough Bass/Vocals and Scott Meloney on keyboards. 


Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: Gen Admission $15-20

Friday, August 25, 2017, 8:00pm

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LOCALS NIGHT feat. ROEM BAUR (2 SHOWS!) @ Blue Note | Roem Baur is a multiple award-winning touring songwriter and San Francisco resident. He has been featured on the main stage at Super Bowl City, NBC's The Voice, and at CES & SXSW conferences. A classically trained opera singer, he answered the call of rock n' roll shortly after college and began touring living rooms, cafes, and small clubs with "a voice that seems to burn with fire" (Examiner) before forming his band and releasing his first studio EP with GRAMMY nominated producer, Damien Lewis (Rihanna, Capital Cities, Kimbra).

After winning Bob Weir's (The Grateful Dead) national "Road to TRI" contest, Baur and his band were invited to record a live EP in Weir's personal studio, the product of which can be found on Roem's YouTube page and has since propelled him to a whole new era of rock fans. In June of 2016 he released his most personal work, "Night Phases," that has been praised by music bloggers and critics as one of the best releases of the Summer.

 


Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: $10/20 (7&8:45pm)

Tuesday, August 29, 2017, 7:00pm

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Johnny Smith @ Downtown Joe's |
Contact:
Downtown Joe's
902 Main Street, Napa
707.258.2337
Cost: No Cover!

Thursday, August 31, 2017, 9:30pm

 

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Uncorked At Oxbow Acoustic Open Mic Night | Hosted by Brian Coutch

Join Us and Uncork your talent! Local and visiting professional musicians & vocalists join us weekly to create a fun and festive evening of great award winning Ahnfeldt and Carducci Wines, and the best of popular and well known tunes. Guitars, keyboard, drums, mics on site or bring your own. Sign up to perform begins at 6pm. Come and get Uncorked With Us, "there's no place like Uncorked"!
Contact:
Uncorked at Oxbow
605 First Street, Napa
707.927.5864
Cost: No Cover! 21+


Thursday, August 31, 2017, 6:00pm

 

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Travis Hayes @ Ca' Momi |
Contact:

Ca' Momi
1141 1st Street, Napa


Saturday, September 2, 2017, 10:00pm
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Locals Night Featuring Smokin' Joe + Steelhead - Three on a Match @ The Blue Note | Groove to the blues of Smokin' Joe Herrschaft, a Sonoma songwriter, vocalist and harmonica player, and Paul "Steelhead" Christopolous on National slide guitar, as they play original and traditional Delta blues!

Together since 2006, they have covered many genres and artists, as well as producing original songs. Some material that they have been known to cover is that of (early) Howlin Wolf, Rolling Stones, Mississippi John Hurt, Bob Dylan and Sonny Boy Williamson. Although primarily a duo, the team has been known to beef up the roster with a drummer and/or bass player on occasion!


Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: Free to Locals - 2 Shows! 7pm - 8:45pm

Tuesday, September 12, 2017, 7:00pm

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Johnny Smith with guest David Bell @ The Blue Note |
Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: $10 - 17.50

Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 8:00pm

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Pacific Radio w/guests Serf and James @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $15-20

Thursday, September 14, 2017, 8:00pm

with Special Guests Serf and James

 

 

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Steve Lucky & The Rhumba Bums featuring Miss Carmen Getit @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $17 - 23

Saturday, September 16, 2017, 8:00pm
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Dave Mason: Alone Together Again @ Uptown Theatre Napa | Join Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and co-founder of the legendary band Traffic, Dave Mason for an evening of music history as he retraces the earliest days of his career with Traffic and the works that launched his successful solo career.

Mason founded Traffic with Steve Winwood while both were still teenagers, and created music that would find its' way into the hearts of generations of music lovers. He would go on to establish himself as a successful songwriter, guitarist and solo artist.

At age 18, the Worcester England native teamed up with Steve Winwood, Jim Capaldi and Chris Wood to form the legendary band Traffic, who had a profound affect on the genre of rock and roll.

While still a teen Mason penned the Traffic hit "Feelin' Alright". The song became a global rock anthem and has been recorded by dozens of artists (including Joe Cocker who had a huge international hit with the song), "Feeling Alright" remains a highlight of Mason's live shows today.

After extensive touring with Traffic throughout the UK and Europe, Mason headed for the USA to pursue a solo career. He struck international gold with his debut album "Alone Together", which is considered a seminal rock classic. It's known for the marbleize vinyl, vertical gatefold packaging, the hits "Only You Know And I Know", "World In Changes", "Shouldn't Have Took More Than you Gave" and more. The album has sold millions of copies.

Five highly successful albums for the CBS/Sony label followed, four of which received gold album certification in the US. His next album Let It Flow sold millions of copies and contains another major Mason classic "We Just Disagree".

In addition to performing to sold-out audiences and being a permanent staple in record collections and hearts of fans around the world, Mason's unique guitar work can be heard on many landmark albums and songs such as the Rolling Stones' Beggar's Banquet, George Harrison's All Things Must Pass, Paul McCartney's Listen To What The Man Said and Jimi Hendrix's Electric Ladyland. Hendrix's major rock standard "All Along The Watchtower" features Dave playing the acoustic guitars before Hendrix's soaring entrance onto the track.

The song is a big favorite of Dave's and he performs it in nearly every on of his live shows. Dave Mason's work and career remain linked with numerous other members of rock and roll elite, including Eric Clapton, Steve Winwood, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Fleetwood Mac, Graham Nash, Stephen Stills, Rita Coolidge, Delaney & Bonnie, Leon Russell, Ron Wood, Jim Capaldi, Mama Cass Elliot, and The Spencer Davis Group.

Dave Mason's career spans several important rock eras, and encompasses his work as a producer, performer, songwriter, and consummate guitarist. In 2004, Mason was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for his work with the groundbreaking group Traffic.


Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $65/ $45/ $35 Age: 12+ (Under 16 with adult)

Thursday, September 21, 2017, 8:00pm

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People Of Earth @ Downtown Joe's |
Contact:
Downtown Joe's
902 Main Street, Napa
707.258.2337
Cost: No Cover!

Friday, September 22, 2017, 9:30pm
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Osteria Live! Presents: Serf and James @ Ca' Momi |
Contact:

Ca' Momi
1141 1st Street, Napa


Cost: FREE

Friday, September 22, 2017, 10:00pm
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Sam Johnson @ Andaz Napa |
Contact:
Andaz Napa
1450 First Street,Napa1450 First Street, Napa
Cost: No Cover!

Saturday, September 23, 2017, 8:00pm

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Mike Greensill - Playing For Singers - guest Linda Kosut @ Silo's | Join us for an evening of songs and storytelling from nationally acclaimed jazz pianist Mike Greensill and weekly special guest vocalists. This week, Mike brings up close and intimate personal performances to the Silo's stage with guest vocalist Madeline Eastman.

Imagine you're in Manhattan clutching a dry martini. Immerse yourself in The Great American Songbook, with classic tunes by writers ranging from Gershwin and Irving Berlin to Harold Arlen and Leonard Bernstein and everything in between, and walk away with a swing in your step and a clearer insight into the history and magic of American songwriting.

Mike Greensill solo piano - 5 to 6 p.m.
Special guest Linda Kosut - 6 to 8 p.m.
Mike solo piano - 8 to 9 p.m

After graduating in 1972 from Leeds College of Music in England, Mike toured Europe and the Far East and lived in Hong Kong for 4 years before finally settling into his adopted home, San Francisco, in 1977. Well known in his role as musical director to acclaimed vocalist Wesla Whitfield with whom he has recorded twenty albums, Mike is also resident piano player on Sedge Thomson's weekly Public Radio show to the world, "West Coast Live" - more info at wcl.org. Mike can also be caught playing jazz with his trio in many a Bay Area saloon and jazz club.


Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: No Cover!

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 5:00pm


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Get The LED Out @ Uptown Theatre |
Contact:

Uptown Theater
1350 Third St.,
Napa, Ca
707.259.0123


Cost: $35 - $55 12+ (under 16 with adult)

Friday, September 29, 2017, 8:00pm
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Danny Click and the Hell Yeahs! @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $20-25

Saturday, September 30, 2017, 8:00pm

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Mike Greensill - Playing For Singers - guest Kellie Fuller @ Silo's | Join us for an evening of songs and storytelling from nationally acclaimed jazz pianist Mike Greensill and weekly special guest vocalists. This week, Mike brings up close and intimate personal performances to the Silo's stage with guest vocalist Madeline Eastman.

Imagine you're in Manhattan clutching a dry martini. Immerse yourself in The Great American Songbook, with classic tunes by writers ranging from Gershwin and Irving Berlin to Harold Arlen and Leonard Bernstein and everything in between, and walk away with a swing in your step and a clearer insight into the history and magic of American songwriting.

Mike Greensill solo piano - 5 to 6 p.m.
Special guest Madeline Eastman - 6 to 8 p.m.
Mike solo piano - 8 to 9 p.m

After graduating in 1972 from Leeds College of Music in England, Mike toured Europe and the Far East and lived in Hong Kong for 4 years before finally settling into his adopted home, San Francisco, in 1977. Well known in his role as musical director to acclaimed vocalist Wesla Whitfield with whom he has recorded twenty albums, Mike is also resident piano player on Sedge Thomson's weekly Public Radio show to the world, "West Coast Live" - more info at wcl.org. Mike can also be caught playing jazz with his trio in many a Bay Area saloon and jazz club.


Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: No Cover!

Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 5:00pm


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John Prine with Ramblin Jack Elliot at Uptown Theatre |
Contact:
1350 Third Street
Napa, Ca
707.259.0123
Cost: $55/$65

Thursday, October 5, 2017, 6:30pm

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Randy Newman @ The Uptown Theatre | 2011 Academy Award Winner, Best Original Song "We Belong Together" - Toy Story 3
Randy Newman has long been one of the most musically and lyrically ambitious singer-songwriters ever to be at play in the field of popular music. His 1970s hit Short People propelled him to popularity and his groundbreaking work on films such as Toy Story has led to five Academy Awards, 5 Grammy awards and 2 Emmy awards.
Contact:
Uptown Theatre Napa
1350 Third St., Napa
707.259.0123
Cost: $60/90

Friday, October 6, 2017, 8:00pm
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Shawn Colvin @ The Uptown |
Contact:
City Winery Napa
at the Historic Napa Valley Opera House
1030 Main Street
707.260.1600
napaconcierge@citywinery.com
Cost: $40/60

Saturday, October 7, 2017, 8:00pm
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Sundays on The Plaza! with Benyaro @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: FREE

Sunday, October 8, 2017, 2:00pm
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LOCALS NIGHT feat. ROEM BAUR (2 SHOWS!) @ Blue Note | Roem Baur is a multiple award-winning touring songwriter and San Francisco resident. He has been featured on the main stage at Super Bowl City, NBC's The Voice, and at CES & SXSW conferences. A classically trained opera singer, he answered the call of rock n' roll shortly after college and began touring living rooms, cafes, and small clubs with "a voice that seems to burn with fire" (Examiner) before forming his band and releasing his first studio EP with GRAMMY nominated producer, Damien Lewis (Rihanna, Capital Cities, Kimbra).

After winning Bob Weir's (The Grateful Dead) national "Road to TRI" contest, Baur and his band were invited to record a live EP in Weir's personal studio, the product of which can be found on Roem's YouTube page and has since propelled him to a whole new era of rock fans. In June of 2016 he released his most personal work, "Night Phases," that has been praised by music bloggers and critics as one of the best releases of the Summer.

 


Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Cost: $10/20 (7&8:45pm)

Tuesday, October 10, 2017, 7:00pm

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The Sorry Lot @ Downtown Joe's Brewery | Why be Irish once a year? ~ Live music from The Sorry Lot!

The Sorry Lot is rowdy Irish drinking music from California's wine country. We play traditional Irish Folk songs, as well as more modern, irreverent tunes.

Come down and celebrate for the day with The Sorry Lot, Corned Beef and Cabbage and Irish drink specials.


Contact:
Downtown Joe's
902 Main Street, Napa
707.258.2337
Cost: No Cover!

Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 6:00pm

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Tuesday Night Live/Gentlemen of Jazz @ Napkins |
Contact:
Napkins Bar & Grill
1001 Second Street, Suite 112, Napa
707.927.5333
info@napkinsnapa.com
Cost: No Cover

Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 6:00pm
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Uncorked At Oxbow |
Contact:
Uncorked at Oxbow
605 First Street, Napa
707.927.5864
Cost: No Cover! 21+

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 7:00pm
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Don Bassey & Friends @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $12 - $17

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 7:00pm
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Second Street Band @ Silo's |
Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: $10-15

Friday, October 20, 2017, 8:00pm

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The Mystics @ Downtown Joe's |
Contact:
Downtown Joe's
902 Main Street, Napa
707.258.2337
Cost: No Cover!
Friday, October 20, 2017, 9:30pm
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Ca' Momi Osteria hosts Cave Clove |
Contact:
Late night is happening at Ca' Momi. Stop in at Ca' Momi Osteria in Downtown Napa Friday and Saturday nights this winter for live music from some of the Bay Area's best artists. Enjoy a late-night menu including hot from the oven certified Pizza Napoletana, cicchhetti, salads, piadine, all-natural cocktails, wines and organic house-made beer. 10 pm to Midnight Friday and Saturday nights.

No cover charge, all ages welcome!

Ca' Momi
707.224.MOMI (6664) 1141 1st Street, Napa

Saturday, October 21, 2017, 10:00pm
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NAPA Strong: Benefit Concert ft. Amber Snider, Zak Fennie, Shelby Lanterman, Sorry Lot, Dirty Cello, Ordinary Sons + Many More!! @ Billco' Billiards |
Contact:
Billco's Billards
1234 3rd Street, Napa
707.226.750
Cost: $5

Sunday, October 22, 2017, 1:00pm
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Mike Greensill - Playing For Singers - guest Maye Cavallaro @ Silo's | Join us for an evening of songs and storytelling from nationally acclaimed jazz pianist Mike Greensill and weekly special guest vocalists. This week, Mike brings up close and intimate personal performances to the Silo's stage with guest vocalist Maye Cavallaro.

Imagine you're in Manhattan clutching a dry martini. Immerse yourself in The Great American Songbook, with classic tunes by writers ranging from Gershwin and Irving Berlin to Harold Arlen and Leonard Bernstein and everything in between, and walk away with a swing in your step and a clearer insight into the history and magic of American songwriting.

Mike Greensill solo piano - 5 to 6 p.m.
Special guest Maye Cavallaro - 6 to 8 p.m.
Mike solo piano - 8 to 9 p.m

After graduating in 1972 from Leeds College of Music in England, Mike toured Europe and the Far East and lived in Hong Kong for 4 years before finally settling into his adopted home, San Francisco, in 1977. Well known in his role as musical director to acclaimed vocalist Wesla Whitfield with whom he has recorded twenty albums, Mike is also resident piano player on Sedge Thomson's weekly Public Radio show to the world, "West Coast Live" - more info at wcl.org. Mike can also be caught playing jazz with his trio in many a Bay Area saloon and jazz club.


Contact:
Silo's Napa
530 Main Street, Napa
707.251.5833
Cost: No Cover!

Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 5:00pm


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DENNIS QUAID AND THE SHARKS @ The Blue Note Napa |

Dennis Quaid and The Sharks have been performing in front of thousands of people receiving rave reviews. He is not just another actor turned rock star, he is a rock star. Dennis Quaid is the lead singer and rhythm guitarist. He performs many original plus classic hits such as "Spill the Wine", "Gloria", and many more. The band's origins can be traced to one night when Quaid went to see actor Harry Dean Stanton and his longtime band (appropriately named the Harry Dean Stanton Band) perform at an L.A. club. Quaid was invited to join the band onstage. At first reluctant because of his decade long layoff from music, Quaid finally did perform with the band and was successful enough that James, also a member of Stanton's band, approached Quaid about starting a group of their own. James quickly began recruiting others for the band and it wasn't long before Dennis Quaid & the Sharks, which specializes in "rock 'n' roll and country soul," was performing at L.A. clubs.

 

Select seating packages include complimentary tickets to the Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF) Celebrity Tributes on Thursday, Nov 9 at Lincoln Theater in Yountville. 

Sold Separately: VIP M&G takes place after each show. A photographer provided (Must have a ticket for the show. M&G not available on its own) 

LINK TO NAPA VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL


Contact:
Blue Note Jazz Club Napa
1030 Main Street, Napa
707.603.1258
Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 7:30pm
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