Friday July 31st • 7:30pm & 10pm • $24

“An incendiary fusion of Chicago Blues boilerplate and his own mercurial imagination, hyperkinetic energy, and dazzling technical dexterity.” David Whiteis – Chicago Reader

Saturday August 1st • 7pm & 10pm • $24

“An incendiary fusion of Chicago Blues boilerplate and his own mercurial imagination, hyperkinetic energy, and dazzling technical dexterity.” David Whiteis – Chicago Reader

Sunday, August 2nd • 7pm & 9pm • $15

Led by Jason King Roxas on lead guitar and vocals, the Jason King Band deals only in the heartiest of blues. 

Tuesday, August 4th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $15

At 19 years old, Holt jumped on the fast-track by joining his friend and mentor Buddy Guy and playing guitar for 10 years during the most successful period of the Legend’s career.

Wednesday, August 5th • 7:30pm *One Long Set* • $30

Legendary solo axeman/songwriter and former Paul Butterfield Blues Band member. Elvin Bishop has created his own legend.

Thursday, August 6th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $15
Two-tone Steiny & the Cadillacs" is a high energy west coast blues band performing original music. 
Friday, August 7th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $22

Davina and the Vagabonds have created a stir on the national blues scene with high-energy live shows, sharp-dressed professionalism, and a commanding stage presence.

Saturday, August 8th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $24

Lavay Smith is internationally recognized as The Queen Of Classic Jazz & Blues in the authentic style of the 1940's and 1950's.

Sunday, August 9th • 7pm & 9pm • $20

Legendary guitarist/vocalist Guitar Shorty is a giant in the blues world, and is credited with influencing both Jimi Hendrix and Buddy Guy.

Tuesday, August 11th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $15
 One of the most versatile Musicians Singers and Entertainers on the music scene today, he is a true showman, and he gives his all in all of his performances.
Wednesday, August 12th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20

Seen live, Armstrong has a confident stage presence that combines grace with mischief. Few blues artists know how to play the crowd as James can, shifting dynamics from a whisper to a growl.

Thursday, August 13th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Friday, August 14th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $22

Alan Iglesias draws from a wealth of SRV musical history and knowledge as well as his own life experience to faithfully reproduce the famed Texas "thundershuffle."

Chris Cain *7pm Set Only*
Saturday, August 15th • 7pm • $24
“more than anyone else, anywhere, Chris Cain represents the future of the blues.”
Saturday, August 15th • 9:30pm • $30

The Bay Area Allstars blues celebration will be an exceptional opportunity to catch some of the Bay areas top blues musicians all under one roof here at Biscuits and Blues.

Sunday, August 16th • 7pm & 9pm • $15
"Garcia is based in the the San Francisco Bay Area and has toured the world as leader of John Lee Hooker's Coast to Coast Blues Band"
Bay City Blues w/ Mitch Woods Special Guest: Alvon
Tuesday, August 18th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20

Bay City Blues is our honorarium and exploration into the Blues genre, it is a special event in which we all get to help, share, & “Preserve the Blues."

Wednesday, August 19th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Thursday, August 20th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Bridging the gap between generations of music-lovers and redefining blues-based American music for a contemporary audience
Friday, August 21st • 7:30pm & 10pm • $22

Josh Hoyer and The Shadowboxers bring an authentic soul, funk and R&B sound that is best experienced through their high-energy live performances.

Saturday, August 22nd • 7:30pm & 10pm • $22

“If Etta James fronted the Tower of Power- and they were a blues band- THAT is what Paula Harris sounds like!” 


Sunday, August 23rd • 7pm & 9pm • $15

With the soul of a musician three times his age, Leyhe combines classic blues guitar with modern electronic instrumentation and creates a sonic mesh you’ll feel in your core. 

Bay City Blues w/ Mitch Woods Special Guest: Annie Sampson
Tuesday, August 25th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20

Bay City Blues is our honorarium and exploration into the Blues genre, it is a special event in which we all get to help, share, & “Preserve the Blues."

Wednesday, August 26th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $15

Carroll has accumulated one of the most impressive entertainment resumes in the Bay Area and has become one of the most sought-after female singers on the West Coast. 

Thursday, August 27th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $15
San Francisco's talented North Beach Brass Band is both a traditional brass band playing early jazz and golden standards and an electrified funky jazz act playing classic blues, Motown and soul tunes.
Friday, August 28th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $22
His soulful R&B infused vocals and soul piercing guitar work will make you lose yourself in the music and get away for a while from the daily toil 
Saturday, August 29th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $24

He sings like a man who's seen everything. A torch bearer. A 21st century bluesman.  

Sunday, August 30th • 7pm & 9pm • $15
Stylistic kind to flappers of the anything goes 1920s, Roberta Donnay has a silky, clean voice that is a small marvel of geniality, rarely dipping into touchy-feely cuteness. 
Tuesday, September 1st • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20

Bay City Blues is our honorarium and exploration into the Blues genre, it is a special event in which we all get to help, share, & “Preserve the Blues." 

Wednesday, September 2nd • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $15
They perform standards as well as E.N. originals. Eddie define their music as “blues, R&B, funk with a Jazz edge.”
Thursday, September 3rd • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $24
His musicianship is unassailable…a combination of sleek-handed dexterity and imagination…a happy marriage of blues authenticity and foot-pleasing danceability.
Friday, September 4th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $24
Saturday, September 5th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $24
His musicianship is unassailable…a combination of sleek-handed dexterity and imagination…a happy marriage of blues authenticity and foot-pleasing danceability.
Sunday, September 6th • 7pm & 9pm • $20
His musicianship is unassailable…a combination of sleek-handed dexterity and imagination…a happy marriage of blues authenticity and foot-pleasing danceability.
Tuesday, September 8th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20

Bay City Blues is our honorarium and exploration into the Blues genre, it is a special event in which we all get to help, share, & “Preserve the Blues." 

Wednesday, Sept 9th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $15
Canales’ guttural vocals combine a hard-edged storytelling approach beneath a stripped down, foot-stomping, acoustic instrumentation.
Thursday, September 10th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Ready for some hard driving blues rock...well, here it is! Wilson has his hands firmly on the throttle pushing the guitar into high for high power riffs!
Friday, September 11th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $30
In tribute to the genius of Ray Charles, a swinging sextet of outstanding Bay Area musicians offers their take on some of the highlights from Ray’s amazing songbook. 
Saturday, September 12th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $22
"Ferocious Soul Stew. When lead singer Roach hits fever pitch, or sinks to a conspiratorial coo over the funk-happy chassis of her band, the world goes away…"
Sunday, September 13th • 7pm & 9pm • $20
 “Lloyd expertly fuses soul, pop and jazz, forging a hybrid that is both enjoyable and intellectually stimulating.” 
Tuesday, September 15th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20

Bay City Blues is our honorarium and exploration into the Blues genre, it is a special event in which we all get to help, share, & “Preserve the Blues." 

Wednesday, September 16th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
devotees of delta blues, they have since been expanding on their influences, absorbing everything from Psychedelia to Americana, from Jazz to 50’s Rock n’ Roll Music.
Thursday, September 17th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $15
From his first note to the last you wont be able to stop your feet from moving, even the slow ballads have mesmerizing movement to them.
Friday, September 18th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $30
From menacing, hard rocking electric blues to cool Memphis funk to R&B rave-ups to Sunday morning gospel, Walker’s blues—fierce and untamed, adventurous and fun
10 Miles of Bad Road • CD Release Show
Saturday, September 19th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $22
 Known for her passionate, driven performances and always backed by stellar musicians, this powerhouse vocalist delivers a blistering mix of contemporary & old school blues.
Sunday, September 20th• 7pm & 9pm • $15
Even more than his connection with a harmonica, Kyle radiates a joy of playing music he obviously loves. - Michael Shea, Guitar International
Tuesday, September 22nd • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20

Bay City Blues is our honorarium and exploration into the Blues genre, it is a special event in which we all get to help, share, & “Preserve the Blues." 

Wednesday, September 23rd • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $15

HowellDevine deftly mix sinuous Delta/country blues with wildly syncopated ragtime to create a rollickin' present day sound from the past.

Thursday, September 24th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Tough, lean guitar work and commanding vocals, he is a tour de force… Shane is a killer songwriter, singer, guitarist and performer… he is an artist who’s creating a soulful Americana sound.
Friday, September 25th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $24
Lavay Smith is the vocalist and bandleader of the Red Hot Skillet Lickers, one of the top swingin’ Jazz and Blues bands in the world.
Saturday, September 26th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $24
his voice, his experience, his natural charisma, and the fact that once on stage, he is the real deal. A torch bearer. A 21st century bluesman.  
Sunday, September 27th • 7pm & 9pm • $20
“Infectious, captivating, powerful blues….Intense Chicago-style harp playing, witty songs and tough-as-nails grooves” –Living Blues
Tuesday, September 29th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20

Bay City Blues is our honorarium and exploration into the Blues genre, it is a special event in which we all get to help, share, & “Preserve the Blues." 

Wednesday, September 30th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
“Every time I play with him my booty hurts afterwards from him kicking it all night!”  - Elvin Bishop
with Chris James & Patrick Rynn
Thursday, October 1st • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Best known as Howlin' Wolf's pianist, Henry Gray may well be Louisiana's oldest active legendary master Blues pianist

Dexter's music and entertaining stage presence are sure to leave you enlightened, delighted, and excited.

Friday, October 2nd • 9:30pm • $40
Saturday, October 3rd • 9:30pm • $40
Dubbed the ‘John Coltrane of the blues’, deep toned, fleet fingered solo’s and drum tight ensemble playing, this is a show that will stay in the memory for years to come.
Sunday, October 4th • 7pm & 9pm • $15
"Kumar is a powerful, stylish vocalist who delivers his lyrics without a hint of accent, and his attack would be well received in the smoky bars of Chicago’s West Side"
Tuesday, October 6th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Bay City Blues is our honorarium and exploration into the Blues genre, it is a special event in which we all get to help, share, & “Preserve the Blues.
Wednesday, October 7th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $15
A traditional brass band playing early jazz and golden standards and an electrified funky jazz act playing classic blues, Motown and soul tunes.
Thursday, October 8th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20

An instrumental power house of guitar, bass, and drums with vocals that fuse rock, blues and funk in an alternative invocation of a crossroads; past, present, and future.

Friday, October 9th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $22
Saturday, October 10th •7:30pm & 10pm • $22

Tad ranks as one of the most unique and talented members of the international blues and soul communities.

Sunday, October 11th • 7pm & 9pm • $15
Leyhe combines classic blues guitar with modern electronic instrumentation and creates a sonic mesh you’ll surely feel in your core. 
Tuesday, October 13th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Bay City Blues is our honorarium and exploration into the Blues genre, it is a special event in which we all get to help, share, & “Preserve the Blues.
Wedneday, October 14th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $15
Bo Diddley once described John as "One Hell of an Entertainer. "As a Blues guitarist, there are few his equal. Instrumental virtuosity coupled with a unique vocal style.
Thursday, October 15th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Friday, October 16th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $22

“Thick Blues dripping over the edge of Rock.”

Saturday, October 17th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $30
"Castro is famed for his signature brand of tough, rocking rhythm and blues, thrilling fans around the world with his incendiary live performances."
Sunday, October 18th • 7pm & 9pm • $15
This is a true showman, and he gives his all in all of his performances. If you have not been to one of his shows
Tuesday, October 20th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20

Bay City Blues is our honorarium and exploration into the Blues genre, it is a special event in which we all get to help, share, & “Preserve the Blues." 

Wednesday, October 21st • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $15

American magazine Blues Revue stated that “Jones’ style is a fluid amalgam of T-Bone Walker’s big, bright chords, Johnny ‘Guitar’ Watson’s slashing leads, and Clarence ‘Gatemouth’ Brown’s jazzy sting.”

Thursday, October 22nd • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $24
Friday, October 23rd • 7:30pm & 10pm • $24
Saturday, October 24th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $24

Jimmy Johnson is one of Chicago's most passionate blues singers and original guitarists, making him one of the area's top drawing bluesmen.

Sunday, October 25th • 7pm & 9pm • $20
“Tough, lean guitar work and commanding vocals, he is a tour de force… Shane is a killer songwriter, singer, guitarist and performer"
Tuesday, October 27th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20

A veteran Chicago Bluesman with a sound that only gets better with age.

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"I'm what you call a self-proclaimed Disciple of the Blues!" said Rhodes about his years playing and singing for fans of blues around the world.

 “A lush vocal style recalling both Bessie Smith and Dinah Washington.” LA Times

"I ain't heard that kind of live music in a long time..." - Jon Carroll, San Francisco Chronicle