Saturday, April 22nd • 7pm & 9:30pm • $30
Toronzo Cannon has become one of Chicago's most recognized and most popular bluesmen through the sheer force of his music, his songs, his live charisma, and maybe most impressively, his passion for what he is doing.
Sunday, April 23rd • 7pm & 9pm • $20
Influenced by the sounds from the freewheeling period in the ‘40s and ‘50s when the Blues gave birth to Rock and Roll in black communities in major American cities. When showmanship mattered. When the sax player, not the guitarist, got the girls.
Tuesday, April 25th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
The Bay City Blues is our weekly showcase of world class Blues music and superb instrumental talent. 
Wednesday, April 26th• 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Distinct, honest, and intense — a blend of traditional blues and progressive, jam-oriented blues rock. Face-melting guitar solos that rise above the crowded field of pretenders, and a versatile band that brilliantly delivers unparalleled improvisational jams to packed houses night after night, city after city.
Thursday, April 27th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Distinct, honest, and intense — a blend of traditional blues and progressive, jam-oriented blues rock. Face-melting guitar solos that rise above the crowded field of pretenders, and a versatile band that brilliantly delivers unparalleled improvisational jams to packed houses night after night, city after city.
Friday, April 28th • 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.
Saturday, April 29th • 7pm & 9:30pm • $24
Known for her passionate, driven performances, this powerhouse vocalist delivers a blistering mix of contemporary & old school blues.
Sunday, April 30th • 7pm & 9pm • $15
Tia's constantly being compared to legendary female singers Tina Turner, Koko Taylor and Aretha. Sure her power and sassy style of story telling may be similar, but Tia Carroll has her own unique star power. Don't pass on America's hot new sweet heart Tia Carroll.  
Tuesday, May 2nd • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Well-known for being a dynamic performer who “leaves it all on the stage” night after night, Daniel brings crowds to their feet with his blistering solos, soulful singing, and tight arrangements.
Wednesday, May 3rd • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Aki has a unique voice in the blues, blending elements of blues harmonica pioneers of yesteryear with a signature sound of his own.
Thursday, May 4th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $24
This Chicago Blues/Soul man has been making his style of music for 60+ years. Syl Johnson is as good as they come. Famous for some of the most touching and soulful music ever.
Friday, May 5th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $30
This Chicago Blues/Soul man has been making his style of music for 60+ years. Syl Johnson is as good as they come. Famous for some of the most touching and soulful music ever.
Saturday, May 6th • 7pm & 9:30pm • $30
This Chicago Blues/Soul man has been making his style of music for 60+ years. Syl Johnson is as good as they come. Famous for some of the most touching and soulful music ever.
Sunday, May 7th • 7pm & 9pm • $20
Pianist Manny Moka returns to Biscuits and Blues with his 9-piece all-star ensemble for an evening of smokin’ arrangements played by the Bay Area’s finest.
Tuesday, May 9th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
RJ Mischo is an award winning world renown Blues Singer, Harmonica player and Band Leader. RJ’s music is a combination of originals and obscure gems that create an exciting mix of Grooving Boogies, Bump & Grind Shuffles and Electric Chicago Blues.
Wednesday, May 10th • 7:30pm & 9:30 • $20
Winners of the 2016 'Best Blues Band' -City Weekly Music Awards! Tony Holiday is a west coast harmonica player based out of Salt Lake City, UT.
with Alan Iglesias & Crossfire
Thursday, May 11th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $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" and perform each show ever-mindful of the tremendous responsibility that he bears...to do his very best to bring back as much of the original experience as he possibly can, every time he takes the stage.
with Alan Iglesias & Crossfire
Friday, May 12th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $24
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" and perform each show ever-mindful of the tremendous responsibility that he bears...to do his very best to bring back as much of the original experience as he possibly can, every time he takes the stage.
Saturday, May 13th • 7pm & 9:30pm • $24
Lavay Smith is internationally recognized as The Queen Of Classic Jazz & Blues in the authentic style of the 1940's and 1950's. Lavay Smith & her all-star 7-piece little big band pay tribute to the swingin’ Kansas City tradition.
A Special Mother's Day Show
Sunday, May 14th • 6:30pm & 9pm • $30
In looks, Kim Nalley exudes the aura of Billie Holiday. Vocally, she has pipes to burn, packing a 3 1/2 octave range that can go from operatic to gritty blues on a dime, projection that can whisper a ballad yet is capable of filling a room with no microphone, and the ability to scat blistering solos without ever losing the crowd's interest or the intense swing.
Tuesday, May 16th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Every night that award-winning harmonica player, singer and songwriter Rick Estrin and his cohorts The Nightcats perform live— wherever in the world that may be—a crowd of dancing, shouting, laughing and cheering people will be enjoying some of the best live music they’ve ever heard.
Wednesday, May 17th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Hector Anchondo doesn’t just play the blues— he lives and breathes the blues. At 16-years-old, the budding musician picked up his first guitar and never looked back.
Thursday, May 18th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Triple threat talent Joshua Howell (slide guitars, harmonica, voice) and percussion savant Pete Devine (drums, washboard) plus snappy doghouse bassist Joe Kyle Jr. deftly mix sinuous Delta/country blues with wildly syncopated rhythms to create a rollicking present day sound from the past.
Friday, May 19th• 7:30pm & 10pm • $24
Billy Big Daddy Cade's natural guitar talent & soaring voice had proven worthy to the legend B.B. himself so much so that he was officially sanctioned & brought on to work at "Legends" B.B. Kings Nightclub in Las Vegas, in their worldwide review as the one and only B.B. King.
Saturday, May 20th• 7pm & 9:30pm • $24
Billy Big Daddy Cade's natural guitar talent & soaring voice had proven worthy to the legend B.B. himself so much so that he was officially sanctioned & brought on to work at "Legends" B.B. Kings Nightclub in Las Vegas, in their worldwide review as the one and only B.B. King.
Sunday, May 21st • 7pm & 9pm • $24
Billy Big Daddy Cade's natural guitar talent & soaring voice had proven worthy to the legend B.B. himself so much so that he was officially sanctioned & brought on to work at "Legends" B.B. Kings Nightclub in Las Vegas, in their worldwide review as the one and only B.B. King.
Tuesday, May 23rd • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Mitch Woods and His Rocket 88s have been the torchbearers of a great American blues musical heritage, not for three years but three decades. Woods and His Rocket 88s forge their own brand of music they call “rock-a-boogie.”
Wednesday, May 24th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Sheering slide guitar, warm vocals, great original songs and some cleverly redesigned covers. There’s not much Johnny isn’t capable of, in his fifty years on stage with some of the best.
Thursday, May 25th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $22
Chris Cain's jazz-tinged, blues soaked guitar and deep, warm vocals have the maturity and authenticity of bluesmen many years his senior. His expressive style is the result of a lifetime of study and the relentless pursuit of music mastery.
Friday, May 26th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $30
Lurrie Bell is on a blues journey that started early, divined by fate, fueled by spiritual and secular forces, beaten and scarred by unfathomable tragedy and heartbreaking illness, finally finding redemption in the music that defines him. It’s the blues that is in Lurrie Bell’s soul, that’s for certain.
Saturday, May 27th • 7pm & 9:30pm • $30
Lurrie Bell is on a blues journey that started early, divined by fate, fueled by spiritual and secular forces, beaten and scarred by unfathomable tragedy and heartbreaking illness, finally finding redemption in the music that defines him. It’s the blues that is in Lurrie Bell’s soul, that’s for certain.
Sunday, May 28th • 7pm & 9pm • $20
Lance Canales & The Flood are a roots-blues influenced Americana trio from California’s breadbasket. Canales’ guttural vocals combine a hard-edged storytelling approach beneath a stripped down, foot-stomping, acoustic instrumentation.
Tuesday, May 30th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
One of the most versatile Musicians Singers and Entertainers on the music scene today. He travels the world singing and swinging Jazz standards with Big Bands. His love and respect for the American art form is shared by large and enthusiastic audiences all over the world.
Wednesday, May 31st • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
S.E.Willis, originally from West Virginia, has been playing the piano and harmonica since the age of six, and organ and accordion since his teens. He started playing in rock and roll bands along Arizona’s stretch of Route 66 in 1967. Willis’ music is deeply rooted in traditional American forms: blues, boogie-woogie, country, rockabilly, gospel, and zydeco.
Thursday, June 1st• 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Band leader Ed Ivey and his nine-piece lineup of sax, trumpet, trombone, tuba/bass, drums, piano and guitar features one of SF's standout soul singers, Emma Jean Foster, who is a principal singer in the Glide Memorial church choir.
Friday, June 2nd• 7:30pm & 10pm • $24
Saturday, June 3rd • 7pm & 9:30pm • $24
Dubbed an “old soul”, Vanessa Collier is a multitalented saxophonist, vocalist, and award-winning songwriter. Vanessa delivers soulful bluesy vocals and gritty saxophone solos, demonstrating masterful musical skill in each incredible high-energy performance.
Sunday, June 4th • 7pm & 9pm • $20
The San Francisco-based Eddie Neon Band is working hard to expand their music’s reach to a diverse group of fans. They perform standards as well as E.N. originals. Eddie defines their music as “blues, R&B, funk with a Jazz edge.”
Tuesday, June 6th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Taking their inspiration from the great jump n’ boogie outfits of the late 40s and early 50s, they breathe fresh life into the music that gave birth to rock n’roll. Woods and His Rocket 88s forge their own brand of music they call “rock-a-boogie.”
Wednesday, June 7th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Blues Fans have long been well aware of vocalist and lead guitarist Chris James and bassist Patrick Rynn as the leaders of their own band, the Blue Four, as well as for their stellar work with a dazzling array of blues legends.
Thursday, June 8th • 7:30pm & 9:30pm • $20
Well-known for being a dynamic performer who “leaves it all on the stage” night after night, Daniel brings crowds to their feet with his blistering solos, soulful singing, and tight arrangements.
Friday, June 9th • 7:30pm & 10pm • $22
“Ray is a real phenomenon, and you sit there not believing what you are seeing and hearing…It was really one of the most unbelievable moments I’ve experienced at any concert. Amazing.” - Jason Debord on Rocksubculture.com
Saturday, June 10th • 7pm & 9:30pm • $22
Named one of fifteen rising harmonica stars by Living Blues Magazine in 2014, George may be the first and only recorded blues player to make the chromatic harmonica his full time instrument.