Weekly/Monthly Events

This is an SFBA calendar that lists live music, radio programs, jam sessions and DJed events that occur regularly.
Find full live music listings on the Calendar in the sidebar.

1st SUNDAY
Original Famous Twang Sundays w/rotating bands @ Thee Parkside, 1600 17th St., SF, 4-7pm free
Hillbilly Hootenanny West Side Revue (Closed due to fire.  Scroll to 3rd Sunday below to find this show at Armando’s) @ Riptide, 3989 Taraval, SF, 730pm free
America’s Back 40 w/Mary Tilson  @ KPFA, 94.1 FM, 1–3pm
Pig in a Pen w/Ray Edland or Panhandle Country w/Tom Diamont @ KPFA, 94.1 FM, 3–5pm
Cupertino Barndance w/Stompin’ Steve Hathaway @ KKUP, 91.5 FM, 9pm–Midnight

1st MONDAY
The Pick Old-Tyme Jam @ Amnesia, 853 Valencia, SF 6pm free
Jeanie & Chuck’s Bluegrass Jam @ Plough & Stars, 116 Clement St., SF, 8pm free
Bluegrass Monday w/rotating bands @ Amnesia, 853 Valencia, SF, 8pm free
Taco Jam (invitational bluegrass) @ Baja Taqueria, 4070 Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, 8pm free
The Bachelors @ The Saloon, 1232 Grant, SF, 10pm free

1st TUESDAY
Bluegrass Tuesday @ Winters Tavern, 1522 Francisco Blvd, Pacifica 7pm free
The Barn Dance @ San Francisco Community Radio/Save KUSF, 6-8pm

1st WEDNSDAY
Jeanie and Chuck’s Bluegrass Jam @ Plough and Stars, 112 Clememt, SF 8pm free

1st THURSDAY
Blue & Lonesome (trad-grass) @ Willowbrook Inn, 3600 Petaluma Blvd North, Petaluma, 645pm free
Mikiya Matsuda Trio (steel guitar jazz) @ Townie, 1799 University Ave., Berkeley 7pm free
Mitch Polzack and the Royal Deuces @ Blondie’s, 540 Valencia, SF, 930pm free
F. & F. Bluegrass Jam @ Frog & Fiddle, 1544 Webster St, Alameda, 8pm free
Whiskey Pills Fiasco @ Topelo, 1337 Grant Avenue, SF 930pm

1st FRIDAY
The Jukebox Charlies @ Club DeLuxe, 1511 Haight St, SF, 6pm free
Jinx Jones and the Kingtones @ Tupelo, 1337 Grant Avenue, SF 930pm free

1st SATURDAY
Bakersfield Backbeat with host Quarterman Jack @ Radio Valencia, 2-4pm
Bluegrass Signal w/host Peter Thompson @ KALW, 91.7 FM, 5–630pm
Americana Jukebox, live bands @ Plough and Stars, 116 Clement, SF, 9:30, $6-10

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2nd SUNDAY
Lonestar Retrobates @ Travis Marina Bar, Sommerville Rd., Bldg. T679, Ft. Baker, 3–6pm (2-5pm in winter) $5-10
Joe Goldmark & the Seducers @ Bird &Beckett, 653 Chenery, SF, 730pm free
Original Famous Twang Sundays w/rotating bands @ Thee Parkside, 1600 17th St., SF, 4-7pm free
America’s Back 40 w/Mary Tilson  @ KPFA, 94.1 FM, 1–3pm
Pig in a Pen w/Ray Edland or Panhandle Country w/Tom Diamont @ KPFA, 94.1 FM, 3–5pm
Cupertino Barndance @ KKUP, 91.5 FM, 9pm–Midnight

2nd MONDAY
The Pick Bluegrass Jam @ Amnesia, 853 Valencia, SF 6pm free
The Bachelors @ The Saloon, 1232 Grant, SF, 10pm free

2nd TUESDAY
Los Trainwreck’s Rock/Bop/Country Jam @ El Rio, 3158 Mission, SF, 8pm free
The Barn Dance @ San Francisco Community Radio/Save KUSF, 6-8pm

2nd WEDNESDAY
Country Jam Night with Kevin Russell’s Old School Country Band @ Twin Oaks Tavern, 5745 Old Redwood Hwy, Penngrove, 7pm free

2nd THURSDAY
Blue & Lonesome (trad-grass) @ Willowbrook Inn, 3600 Petaluma Blvd North, Petaluma, 645pm free
F. & F. Bluegrass Jam @ Frog & Fiddle, 1544 Webster St, Alameda, 8pm free

2nd FRIDAY
Jinx Jones & the Kingtones @ The Saloon, 1232 Grant Avenue, SF, 4-8pm free
Mitch Polzak & the Royal Deuces @ Club DeLuxe, 1511 Haight St, SF, 6pm free
Free Range FridaysLa Promenade Café, 3643 Balboa St, SF 7pm

2nd SATURDAY
Laura Benitez and the Heartache @ Overland, 101 Broadway, Oakland, 9pm
Mostly Simply Bluegrass
@ Murphy’s Pub, Sonoma, 8-10pm
Bakersfield Backbeat with host Quarterman Jack @ Radio Valencia, 2-4pm
Bluegrass Signal w/host Peter Thompson @ KALW, 91.7 FM, 5–630pm

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3rd SUNDAY
Hillbilly Hootenanny West Side Revue @ Armando’s, 707 Marina Vista Ave, Martinez, 4pm free
Original Famous Twang Sundays w/rotating bands @ Thee Parkside, 1600 17th St., SF, 4-7pm free
Lost Weekend Western Swing Band @ Club Fox, 2209 Broadway St., Redwood City 730pm $16
America’s Back 40 w/Mary Tilson  @ KPFA, 94.1 FM, 1–3pm
Pig in a Pen w/Ray Edland or Panhandle Country w/Tom Diamont @ KPFA, 94.1 FM, 3–5pm
Cupertino Barndance w/Stompin’ Steve Hathaway @ KKUP, 91.5 FM, 9pm–Midnight

3rd MONDAY
The Pick Bluegrass Jam Ladie’s Night @ Amnesia, 853 Valencia, SF 6pm free
Whiskey River (DJed Honky Tonk) @ Make Out Room, 3225 22nd, SF 10pm free
The Bachelors @ The Saloon, 1232 Grant, SF, 10pm free

3rd TUESDAY
Bluegrass Tuesday @ Winters Tavern, 1522 Francisco Blvd, Pacifica 7pm free
The Barn Dance @ San Francisco Community Radio/Save KUSF, 6-8pm

3rd THURSDAY
Chris Ford @ The Saloon, 1232 Grant Avenue, SF 4-8pm free
Mikiya Matsuda Trio (steel guitar jazz) @ Townie, 1799 University Ave., Berkeley 7pm free
Blue & Lonesome (trad-grass) @ Willowbrook Inn, 3600 Petaluma Blvd North, Petaluma, 645pm free
F. & F. Bluegrass Jam @ Frog & Fiddle, 1544 Webster St, Alameda, 8pm free
Honky-Tonk Thursday @ Amnesia, 853 Valencia St., SF 9pm $7
Bluegrass Jam hosted by the Beauty Operators String Band @ Doctors, 4826 Mission, Sf 8pm free

3rd FRIDAY
Jinx Jones’ Jazzabilly All Stars @ Speisekammer, 2424 Lincoln Ave., Alameda, 4-830pm free
The Triple Shots @ Club DeLuxe, 1511 Haight St, SF, 6pm free

3rd SATURDAY
Bakersfield Backbeat with host Quarterman Jack @ Radio Valencia, 2-4pm
Bluegrass Signal w/host Peter Thompson @ KALW, 91.7 FM, 5–630pm
Mountain Dojo (Toshio Hirano & Dave Berry) @ Precita Park Cafe, 500 Precita Ave, SF, 8–10pm free

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4th SUNDAY
Original Famous Twang Sundays w/rotating bands @ Thee Parkside, 1600 17th St., SF, 4-7pm free
Bluegrass Jam @ Lucky Horseshoe, 453 Cortland, SF, 4-7pm free
Bernal Hillbillies @ Lucky Horseshoe, 453 Cortland, 8pm free
America’s Back 40 w/Mary Tilson  @ KPFA, 94.1 FM, 1–3pm
Pig in a Pen w/Ray Edland or Panhandle Country w/Tom Diamont @ KPFA, 94.1 FM, 3–5pm
Cupertino Barndance @ KKUP, 91.5 FM, 9pm–Midnight

4th MONDAY
The Pick Bluegrass Jam @ Amnesia, 853 Valencia, SF 6pm free
The Bachelors @ The Saloon, 1232 Grant, SF, 10pm free

4th Tuesday
The Barn Dance @ San Francisco Community Radio/Save KUSF, 6-8pm

4th WEDNESDAY
Loganville @ Sam’s BBQ, 1110 S. Bascom Ave., San Jose, 6-930pm free

4th THURSDAY
Blue & Lonesome (trad-grass) @ Willowbrook Inn, 3600 Petaluma Blvd North, Petaluma, 645pm free
The Bim Bam Boys @ Townie, 1799 University Ave., Berkeley 7pm free
Bluegrass/Honky-Tonk Thursday w/rotating bands @ Atlas Cafe, 3049 20th St., SF, 8–10pm free
F. & F. Bluegrass Jam @ Frog & Fiddle, 1544 Webster St, Alameda, 8pm free

4th FRIDAY
The Triple Shots @ Club DeLuxe, 1511 Haight St, SF, 6pm free

4th SATURDAY
Bakersfield Backbeat with host Quarterman Jack @ Radio Valencia, 2-4pm
Bluegrass Signal w/host Peter Thompson @ KALW, 91.7 FM, 5–630pm
Mitch Polzak & the Royal Deuces @ Club Deluxe, 1511 Haight, SF, 10pm free

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5th SUNDAY
Original Famous Twang Sundays w/rotating bands @ Thee Parkside, 1600 17th St., SF, 4-7pm free
America’s Back 40 w/Mary Tilson  @ KPFA, 94.1 FM, 1–3pm
Pig in a Pen w/Ray Edland or Panhandle Country w/Tom Diamont @ KPFA, 94.1 FM, 3–5pm
Cupertino Barndance @ KKUP, 91.5 FM, 9pm–Midnight

5th MONDAY
The Pick Bluegrass Jam @ Amnesia, 853 Valencia, SF 6pm free
The Bachelors @ The Saloon, 1232 Grant, SF, 10pm free

5th Tuesday
The Barn Dance @ San Francisco Community Radio/Save KUSF, 6-8pm

5th THURSDAY
Blue & Lonesome (trad-grass) @ Willowbrook Inn, 3600 Petaluma Blvd North, Petaluma, 645pm free
F. & F. Bluegrass Jam @ Frog & Fiddle, 1544 Webster St, Alameda, 8pm free

5th SATURDAY
Bakersfield Backbeat with host Quarterman Jack @ Radio Valencia, 2-4pm
Bluegrass Signal w/host Peter Thompson @ KALW, 91.7 FM, weekly 5–630pm

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