ONGOING MUSIC

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BLUEGRASS

LOS ANGELES

BASC BLUEGRASS JAM - 4th Sundays - 1:00-5:00pm

West Valley Music Center

24424 Vanowen St., West Hills, CA 91307

Jeff Gold 818-992-4142 westvalleymusic@sbcglobal.net

BASC BLUEGRASS NIGHT – 2nd Sundays – 12:00pm-4:00pm

Vincenzo's Newhall

24504 Lyons Ave., Newhall, CA 91321

661-259-6733

THE BROMBIES AND GUESTS – Mondays (ex. Monday after XMAS) - 7:30pm-10:30pm

Viva Rancho Cantina – Front Stage

900 Riverside Dr., Burbank, CA 91506

818-845-2425 

BLUEGRASS SUNDAY AT EL CAMINO COLLEGE – 1st Sundays - 1:00-3:00pm

El Camino College

16007 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance, CA 90260

Barry Banjo 310-963-2898 barrybanjo@aol.com Steve Barilovits 310-367-8975 SteveBarilovits@gmail.com

GRATEFUL DUDES – 1st Saturdays (except holidays) - 7:30-10:30pm

Vincenzo’s Pizza

24500 Lyons Ave., Newhall, CA 91321

661-259-6733

GUITAR MERCHANT JAM– 1st Sundays – 12:00-3:00pm

22807 Saticoy St, West Hills, CA 91304

818-884-5905

BLUEGRASS THURSDAYS AT THE GRAND VIEW MARKET– 2nd Thursdays - 7:00pm-9:00pm

Dinner concert

The Grandview Market

12210 Venice Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90066

Jeff Fleck 777

BLUEGRASS THURSDAYS AT THE GRAND VIEW MARKET– 4th Thursdays - 7:00pm-10:30pm

Bluegrass Jam

The Grandview Market

12210 Venice Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90066

Jeff Fleck 310-773-6753

OPEN BLUEGRASS JAM – 2nd Thursdays – 7:00-10:00pm

The Red Leprechaun American Irish Pub

4000 E Anaheim St., Long Beach, CA 90804

562-494-8726

ORANGE COUNTY

FOUNTAIN VALLEY BLUEGRASS JAM - 1st & 3rd Thursdays - 6:00 - 9:30pm

Orange County Archery

18792 Brookhurst St., Fountain Valley, CA 92708

Shelah Spiegel 714-962-5083, Roland Clark714-965-1125

SAN DIEGO

ENCINITAS JAM – Every Thursday – 6:30pm-9:00pm

Today's Pizza and Salad

481 Santa Fe Drive, Encinitas, CA 92024

Jason Weiss 619-238-8331 banjojay@hotmail.com

SDBS OPEN MIC AND PICKUP BANDS (LA MESA)– 2nd Tuesdays - 6:30-9:00pm

Fuddruckers

5500 Grossmont Center Dr. La Mesa, CA 91942

openmic@sandiegobluegrass.org

NORTH COUNTY BLUEGRASS NIGHT – 3rd Wednesdays - 6:30-9:30pm

Round Table Pizza

1161 E. Washington Ave., Escondido, CA 92025

Sandy Beesley 760-489-0191

SDBS BLUEGRASS SLOW JAM – 3rd Mondays - 7:00-8:30pm

Our Savior Lutheran Church

4011 Ohio St, San Diego, CA 92104

Mary Jane mjcupp@yahoo.com

SDBS OPEN MIC AND PICKUP BANDS (CLAREMONT MESA)– 4th Tuesdays - 6:30-9:00pm

Boll Weevil Restaurant

9330 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA. 92123

619- 589-6144 info@sandiegobluegrass.org

URBAN SOLACE BLUEGRASS BRUNCH – Sundays - 9:30am-2:30pm

Urban Solace

3823 30th St., San Diego, CA 92104

619-295-6464

VENTURA

VENTURA BLUEGRASS JAM - 2nd and 4th Wednesdays - 6:00pm - 1:30am

Ventura's Grapes and Hops

454 E. Main Street, Ventura, CA. 93001

Gene Rubin 805-340-2270

DRUMMING

DRUM WITH THIANE DIOUF FROM SENEGAL - Mondays – 6:30-7:30pm

Beginning djembe class

Motherland Music

601 N. Eucalyptus Ave., Inglewood, CA 90302

310-673-8000 

COMMUNITY DRUM CIRCLE (Drums provided) – Tuesdays, Thursdays - 2:30-8:30pm

Remo Recreational Music Center

7308 Coldwater Canyon Ave., North Hollywood, CA 91605

818-982-0461

BATALA BRAZILIAN DRUMMING WITH MARIO – Wednesdays - 8:45 - 10:15pm

Motherland Music

601 N. Eucalyptus Ave., Inglewood, CA 90302

310-673-8000 

KIDS DRUM CIRCLE (Drums provided) – Saturdays - 9:30am & 11:00am

Remo Recreational Music Center

7308 Coldwater Canyon Ave., North Hollywood, CA 91605

818-982-0461

DRUMMING CLASS WITH MALIK FROM SENEGAL - Saturdays – 1:30-3:00pm

Motherland Music

601 N. Eucalyptus Ave., Inglewood, CA 90302

310-673-8000 

DRUM CIRCLE – Saturdays – 2:00-4:00pm

Motherland Music

601 N. Eucalyptus Ave., Inglewood, CA 90302

310-673-8000 

DRUMMING CLASS WITH MALIK FROM SENEGAL - Saturdays – 1:30-3:00pm, Wednesdays – 7:00-8:30pm

Motherland Music

601 N. Eucalyptus Ave., Inglewood, CA 90302

310-673-8000 

DRUM WITH AYO FROM NIGERIA - Saturdays – 4:30-6:30pm

Motherland Music

601 N. Eucalyptus Ave., Inglewood, CA 90302

310-673-8000 

FOLK MUSIC JAMS

LOS ANGELES

CHATWORTH FAMILY FIDDLE JAM 4th Sundays – 3:30-5:00pm

Chatsworth Park North

22300 Chatsworth St., Chatsworth, CA 91311

DOWNEY FOLK MUSIC JAM - 4th Tuesdays - 5:30-8:30pm

With Celticana

The Barbara J. Riley Community & Senior Center

7810 Quill Drive, Downey, CA 90242-4203

Bea Romano 562-861-7049

KATTYWOMPUS CONCERT & JAM – Fridays - 8:00-10:00pm

With Kattywompus String Band

Dollmakers Kattywompus

412 S. Myrtle Ave., Old Town Monrovia, CA 91016

Jennifer Ranger 877-365-5744

LOS ANGELES MENSA FOLKSONG SIG – 2nd Saturdays - 7:30pm

Los Angeles Mensa Folksong SIG

Pacific Palisades, CA 90272

Alan Stillson 818-884-4284 astillson@sbcglobal.net

WESTSIDE HAMMERED DULCIMER SESSION – 2nd Wednesdays – 6:30-9:00pm

Culver Palms United Methodist Church

4464 Sepulveda Blvd, Room 6, Culver City, CA 90230

Barbara Gershman 714-963-4665 bgershman@socal.rr.com

ORANGE COUNTY

THE LIVING TRADITION FOLK MUSIC JAM - 4th Saturdays - 5:00-6:45pm

Downtown Community Center

250 E. Center St., Anaheim, CA 92805

714-267-4567 Patti McCollom

ORANGE COUNTY FOLK CIRCLE – 2nd Sundays (ex. May and October) – 5:00pm-

Predominantly old-time and singer-songwriter material, but open to all folk traditions.

Bruce & Lois Boyer's

13341 Sussex Place, Santa Ana, CA 92705

714-639-8155

SAN DIEGO

SAN DIEGO FOLK SONG SOCIETY SUNDAY CIRCLE – 4th Sundays - 1:30 - 4:30pm

Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Branch Library

9005 Aero Dr, San Diego, CA

GOSPEL

GOSPEL BRUNCH – Every other Sunday - Noon

House of Blues Sunset Strip

8430 Sunset Bl., West Hollywood, CA 90069

323-848-5100 

 

GOSPEL BRUNCH - Sundays - 10:00am & 1:00pm

House of Blues Anaheim

1530 S Disneyland Dr., Anaheim, CA 92802

714-778-2583

 

GOSPEL BRUNCH – Select Sundays – 11am

House of Blues San Diego

1055 Fifth Ave., San Diego, CA 92101

619-299-2583

 

GROUP SINGING

BEACH CITIES FOLK MUSIC CLUB - 3rd Thursdays - 7:00pm-10:00pm

The Wayland home

1642 Voorhees Ave., Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

April Wayland

JUST PLAIN FOLKS ORANGE COUNTY - Third Saturdays - 7:00pm–9:00pm

Linda Kraemer

SANTA MONICA TRADITIONAL FOLK MUSIC CLUB - 1st Saturdays - 6:30-11:00pm

Sha'Arei Am (Santa Monica Synagogue)

April Wayland

COSTA MESA TRADITIONAL FOLK MUSIC CIRCLE - 4th Sundays - 3:00-8:30pm

Debby and Terry Koken’s house

1778 Kenwood Pl., Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Debby Koken 949-574-0333

ZINGEN FAR SHOLEM (SINGING FOR PEACE) YIDDISH CHORUS – 1st Three Tuesdays of Every Month – 7:30-9:00pm

Silverlake Independent Jewish Community Center

1110 Bates Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90029

Anne Kaufman 323-664-9809

IRISH MUSIC SESSIONS

LOS ANGELES

AGOURA IRISH MUSIC SESSION - 1st Wednesdays (except January and July) – 6:00-9:00pm

Brendan’s Irish Pub and Restaurant

30315 Canwood St, Agoura Hills, CA 91301

Cassandra Auerbach cassandra1444@verizon.net

AULD DUBLINER TRADITIONAL IRISH MUSIC SESSION - Sundays - 4:00-7:00pm

Auld Dubliner

71 S Pine Ave., Long Beach, CA 90902

562-437-8300

O'BRIEN'S IRISH MUSIC SESSION - Sundays - 7:30-11:00pm

O'Brien's Irish Pub and Resturant

2226 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90403

31-829-5303

CELTIC ARTS CENTER SLOW PLAY IRISH MUSIC SESSION - Mondays - 9:00pm-10:30pm

Mayflower Club

11110 Victory Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91606

818-760-8322

CELTIC ARTS CENTER IRISH MUSIC SESSION - Mondays - 8:30pm-11:00pm

Mayflower Club

11110 Victory Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91606

818-760-8322

TIMMY NOLAN TRADITIONAL IRISH MUSIC SESSION - Tuesdays - 8:00 - 11:00pm

Timmy Nolan Tavern And Grill

10111 Riverside Dr., Toluca Lake, CA 91602

818-985-3359

GRIFFINS IRISH SESSION –Wednesdays - 8:00-11:00pm

Griffins of Kinsale

1001 Mission Street, South Pasadena, CA 91030

626-799-0926

WESTCHESTER IRISH SESSION – 2nd Sundays – 2:00-4:00pm

Intermediate session

Holy Nativity Episcopal Church

6700 West 83rd. St., Westchester CA 90045

Patrick Melly melly@earthlink.net

ORANGE COUNTY

OC CELTIC JAM – Mondays – 7:30-9:30pm

Peace Lutheran Church

18542 Vanderlip Ave., Santa Ana, CA 92705

Heidi Halbur heidihalbur@gmail.com

SAN DIEGO

HOUSE OF IRELAND TRADITIONAL IRISH SESSION - Sundays – 10:30am-12:00pm

House of Ireland

665 Pan American Plaza, San Diego, CA 92101

THE OULD SOD TRADITIONAL IRISH MUSIC SESSION - Tuesdays - 7:00-11:00pm

The Ould Sod

3373 Adams Ave., San Diego, CA 92116

Michael Eskin 619-284-6594 eskin@cox.net

SANTA BARBARA

SANTA BARBARA TRADITIONAL IRISH MUSIC SESSION – Sundays – 4:30pm-7:30pm

La Arcada Bistro

1112 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

805-965-5742

OPEN MICS

This is a relatively small list of Open Mics in Southern California.

Go to Openmikes.org and search for more.

LOS ANGELES

BOULEVARD MUSIC - 3rd Sundays - 8:00pm

Variety Night

4316 Sepulveda Blvd., Culver City, CA 90230

310-398-2583

CAHUENGA GENERAL STORE (aka Hallenbeck’s) - Tuesdays (signup 7:30pm) 8:00pm

5510 Cahuenga Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91601

818-985-5916 contact@cahuengageneralstore.com

CANTER'S KIBITZ ROOM – Sundays – 9:00pm

419 N. Fairfax Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90036

323-651-2030

COFFEE BEAN & TEA LEAF – Thursdays – 7:00pm

16101 Ventura Blvd., Encino, CA 91316

818-386-0935

DAVE'S ON BROADWAY –Thursdays – (signup 8:30pm) 9:00pm

708 E. Broadway, Glendale, CA 91205

818-956-9123

EL CID – Mondays – (signup 7:30pm) 8:00pm

4212 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90029

323-668-0318 elcidla@elcidla.com

FOLK MUSIC CENTER - Last Sundays (signup 6:00pm) 6:30pm

220 Yale Ave., Claremont, CA 91711

909-624-2928

FRET HOUSE - 1st Saturdays -(signup 7:30pm) 8:00pm

309 N. Citrus, Covina, CA 91723

626-339-7020

GOLDEN ROAD BREWING - Mondays – (signup 7:30pm) – 8:00pm

Inside Chloe’s

5410 W. San Fernando Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90039

GUITAR MERCHANT – Wednesday – (signup 6:30pm) 7:00pm

22807 Saticoy St, West Hills, CA 91304

818-884-5905

HOLLYWOOD STUDIO BAR & GRILL – Thursdays – (signup 7:30pm) 8:00pm

6122 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA 90028

323-466-9917

KEYBOARD GALLERIA MUSIC CENTER – 2nd Tuesdays – 7:00pm

21515 Soledad Canyon Rd #120, Santa Clarita, CA 91350

661-259-5397

KULAK'S WOODSHED - Mondays – (signup 7:00pm) 7:30pm

5230 1/2 Laurel Canyon Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91607

818-766-9913 paulkulak@earthlink.net

LEFT COAST WINE BAR – Sundays - (signup 8:00pm) 8:30pm

117 E Harvard St., Glendale, CA 91205

818-507-7011

OIGO STUDIOS – Tuesdays – 7:30pm

15701 Condon Ave. Unit B1, Lawndale, CA 90260

310-643-0700

ROCK AND ROLL PIZZA @ THE RACK – Tuesdays – 9:00pm

6100 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Woodland Hills, CA 91367

818-34801524

PIG 'N WHISTLE – Tuesdays & Wednesdays – 7:00pm

6714 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028

323-463-0000

SAM ASH MUSIC STORE – Wednesdays – 7:00pm

20934 Roscoe Blvd., Canoga Park, CA 91304

818-709-5650

SAM ASH MUSIC STORE – Wednesdays – 7:00pm

7404 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90046

323-850-8101

TRIP – Saturdays – 2:00pm

2101 Lincoln Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90405

310-396-9010

UNURBAN COFFEEHOUSE – Fridays – 7:30pm

3301 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90404

310-315-0056

ORANGE COUNTY

ALTA COFFEE – Tuesdays – 8:00pm

506 31st St. Newport Beach, CA 92663

GYPSY DEN – Wednesdays – 8:00pm

211 W Center St Promenade, Anaheim, CA 92805

MAX BLOOMS CAFE NOIR – Wednesdays & Thursdays – 8:00pm

220 N Malden Ave., Fullerton, CA 92832

PORTFOLIO COFFEEHOUSE – Wednesdays – (signup 7:00pm) 7:30pm

2300 E 4th St., Long Beach, CA 90814

VIENTO Y AGUA – Thursdays – (signup 7:30pm) 8:00pm

4007 E 4th St., Long Beach, CA 90814

SAN DIEGO

710 BEACH CLUB – Wednesdays – 9:00pm

710 Garnet Ave., San Diego, CA 92109

858-483-7844

AZTEC BREWERY – Thursdays -6:00pm

2330 La Mirada Dr, #300, Vista, CA 92081

760-598-7720 

BLARNEY STONE PUB– Thursdays – 7:00pm

5617 Balboa Ave, San Diego, CA 92111

858-530-2900

COSMOS COFFEE CAFÉ – Tuesdays – 7:30pm

8278 La Mesa Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942

619-698-4217

EGYPTIAN TEA ROOM – Fridays – 9:00pm

4644 College Ave., San Diego, CA 92115

619-265-7287

THE GO LOUNGE – Every other Thursday – 9:00pm

7123 El Cajon Blvd., San Diego, CA 92115

619-644-2317

THE GREEK SOMBRERO – Saturdays - Noon

12891 Campo Rd., Spring Valley, CA 91978

619-669-1979

HART LOUNGE – Fridays – 7:00pm

734 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 92101

619-519-7569

HEADQUARTERS CAFÉ – Thursdays – 7:30pm

5841 El Cajon Blvd. San Diego, CA 92115

619-287-6337 

HILL STREET CAFE / FISH JOINT SUSHI – Thursdays – 7:00pm

524 S. Coast Hwy., Oceanside, CA 92054

760-966-0985 

INDIAN JOE BREWING – Thursdays – 6:00pm

2379 La Mirada Dr., Vista, CA 92081

760-295-3945 

KAFFEE MEISTER - SANTEE COFFEEHOUSE – Thursdays – 6:30pm-9:30pm

9225 Carlton Hills Blvd., Ste 30, Santee, CA 92071

619-928-9225

KETTLE COFFEE & TEA – Thursdays – 6:00pm

119 E. Grand Ave, Escondido, CA 92027

760-738-8662 

HEAVEN SENT DESSERTS – 1st & 3rd Mondays – 6:30pm

3001 University Ave., San Diego, CA 92104

619-793-4758

LAST CALL – Wednesdays – 8:00pm

4977 El Cajon Blvd., San Diego, CA 91911

619-287-9505

LAZY HUMMINGBIRD COFFEE & TEAHOUSE – 2nd & 4th Tuesdays – 7:00pm

4876 Santa Monica Ave., San Diego, CA 92107

619-200-5016

LESTAT`S COFFEE HOUSE – Mondays – 6:30pm

3343 Adams Ave., San Diego, CA 92116

619-282-0437

  1. PEABODY'S – Mondays – 6:30pm

136 Encinitas Blvd., Encinitas, CA 92024

760-753-7192

MUSIC AND ART COLLIDE AT NORIC FINE ART GALLERY – 1st & 3rd Mondays – 7:00pm

10783 Jamacha Blvd. Suite 9, Spring Valley, CA 91978

619-990-0118

MYERZ POURHOUSE – Mondays – 8:00pm

678 Greenfield Dr., El Cajon, CA 92021

619-442-7676

THE PARKWAY BAR – Thursdays – 7:00pm

9188 Fletcher Parkway, La Mesa, CA 91942

619-733-0889

REBECCA'S COFFEE HOUSE – Tuesdays – 7:00pm

3015 Juniper St, San Diego, CA 92104

619-284-3663

ROYAL DIVE – Wednesdays – 9:00pm

2949 San Luis Rey Rd., Oceanside, CA 92058

760-722-1911

SHAKEDOWN – Tuesdays – 8:00pm

3048 Midway Dr., San Diego, CA 92110

619-581-7335

SOUTH PARK ABBEY – Wednesdays – 9:00pm

1946 Fern St., San Diego, CA 92102

619-696-0096

SPACEBAR – 2nd & 4th Thursdays – 7:30pm

7454 University Ave., La Mesa, CA 91942

619-461-7100 

TRINITEA TEA LOUNGE – Mondays – 7:00pm

8680 Navajo Rd., San Carlos, CA 92119

858-397-8348

OLD TIME JAM SESSIONS

LOS ANGELES

VIVA RANCHO CANTINA OLD TIME MUSIC JAM – 1st Sundays – 11:00AM-2:00PM

Viva Cantina Restaurant

900 Riverside Dr., Burbank, CA 91506

Steve Lewis 661-753-3499

1642 OLD TIME MUSIC JAM - 1st Thursdays - 8:00-11:00pm

1642 Beer and Wine Tavern

1642 Temple, Los Angeles CA 90026

Ben Guzman

HERMOSA BEACH OLD TIME MUSIC JAM - 2nd Saturdays - 1:00-5:00pm

Private Home in Hermosa - Email for Location

Jim Hamilton

OLD TIME MUSIC JAM (TRADITIONAL SOUTHERN FIDDLE AND BANJO) - 4th Saturdays – 1:00-4:00pm

Audubon Center at Ernest Debs Park

4700 North Griffin Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90031

Joe Wack

WEST VALLEY OLD TIME JAM – 2nd & 4th Thursdays – 6:00-9:00pm

Jerry's Pizzeria

22035 Sherman Way, Canoga Park, CA 91303

Pete Tinker 818-694-5213

ORANGE COUNTY

ORANGE COUNTY FOLK CIRCLE – 2nd Sundays (ex. May and October) – 5:00pm-

Predominantly old-time and singer-songwriter material, but open to all folk traditions.

Bruce & Lois Boyer's

13341 Sussex Place, Santa Ana, CA 92705

714-639-8155

SAN DIEGO

SAN DIEGO OLD TIME FIDDLERS JAM – 1st  & 3rd Thursdays - 7:00-9:00pm

Boll Weevil

9330 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, 92123

858- 571-6225

WALT RICHARDS SLO JAM – 3rd Fridays – 6:30pm

San Carlos Recreation Center

6445 Lake Badin Avenue, San Diego, CA

SANTA BARBARA

SANTA BARBARA OLD TIME MUSIC JAM – Wednesdays – 5:30pm

Summer:

Alice Keck Park

1500 Santa Barbara St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Winter

Rusty’s Pizza

232 W Carrillo St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

SONGMAKERS

Songmakers website

LOS ANGELES

BEACH CITIES FOLK CLUB – 3RD Tuesdays – 7:00-10:00pm

Wayland House

1642 Voorhees Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

April Halprin Wayland aprilstory@aol.com

BEVERLY HILLS-BILLY SONG CIRCLE & POTLUCK – 2ND SUNDAYS – 5:00-9:00 PM

316 El Camino Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212

Jeff or Sandra 818-730-5290 or 323-206-8411

EAST VALLEY HOOT - 3rd Sundays - 1:00-5:00pm

Home of Barbara Greenspan

Van Nuys, CA 91411

Barbara Greenspan 818-780-5979 EastValleyHoot@Songmakers.org

MONTH OF SUNDAYS SONG CIRCLE – 5th Sundays – 2:00-6:00pm

Stallion Meadow Clubhouse

33105 Santiogo Rd., Acton, CA 93510

Dana & Sally Charette 661-269-0772 MonthOfSundaysSongCircle@songmakers.org

NORTHRIDGE SONG CIRCLE - 1st Saturdays - 2:00-5:00pm

9645 Corbin Ave., Northridge, CA 91324

Lisa Nielsen-Reinhardt 818-885-6108 lnielsenr@yahoo.com

SONGWRITING (AKA OUROBOROS) SONG CIRCLE – 2nd Saturdays - 1:00-4:00pm

Canoga Park, CA

Brad Elias 818-998-8961 ouroboros@songmakers.org

SOUTH BAY HOOT - 3rd Saturday (ODD Months ONLY) - 8:00pm-midnight 

Home of Vic Robinett

Redondo Beach, CA

Vic Robinett southbayhoot@songmakers.org

TAKE THE FIFTH HOOT – 5th Saturdays - 7:30 - 11:30pm

Home of Rich and Jo Lewis

Studio City, CA 91604

Rich & Jo Lewis TakeThe5thHoot@Songmakers.org

TOPANGA SONG CIRCLE – 2nd Saturdays – 1:00-5:00pm

Topanga, CA

Linnea Richards 818-818-3004 TopangaSongCircle@songmakers.org

TOPANGA SONG CIRCLE – 4th Saturdays – 6:00-10:00pm

Topanga, CA

Linnea Richards 818-818-3004 TopangaSongCircle@songmakers.org

WEST L.A. HOOT & POTLUCK - 4th Sundays - 5:00-9:00pm

Home of Marty Oaklander & Mha Atma Khalsa

West L.A., CA 90025

Louise Dobbs 310-203-0162 WestLAHoot@Songmakers.org

ORANGE COUNTY

COSTA MESA TRADITIONAL SONG CIRCLE & JAM – 4th Sundays – 3:00-8:30pm (Dark June & December)

Debby and Terry Koken's house

1778 Kenwood Pl., Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Debby and Terry Koken 949-574-0333 dkoken@hmausa.com

VENTURA COUNTY

“ALL ACOUSTIC INSTRUMENTS” SONG CIRCLE – 3RD WEDNESDAYS – 7:00-10:00pm

Instrumental Music

1501 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks, CA

Pat Cronin 805-236-7958

AGOURA HILLS SONG CIRCLE & POTLUCK DINNER – 3rd Tuesdays - 6:00-10:00pm

4032 Defender Dr., Agoura Hills, CA 91301

Steve Berman 310-699-5755 sberman@ucla.edu

CAMARILLO HOOT – 4TH MONDAYS – 7:00-10:00pm

Camarillo Center for Spiritual Living

340 Mobil Ave., Camarillo, CA 93010

805-910-7565 CamarilloHoot@songmakers.org

CAMARILLO SONG CIRCLE – 3RD THURSDAYS – 5:00-8:00pm

American Legion Hall

7 Veterans Way, Camarillo, CA 93010

Flash Gordon 805-341-6389 CamarilloSongCircle@songmakers.org

FOSTER LIBRARY UKULELE SONG CIRCLE (SONGMAKERS) – 2nd & 4th Mondays - 7:00-10:00pm

E.P. Foster Library

651 East Main St., Ventura, CA

Alan Ferentz FosterLibraryUkuleleSongCircle@Songmakers.org

PORT HUENEME SONG CIRCLE – 2nd & 4th Tuedays – 3:30-6:30pm

Hueneme Bay Clubhouse

2600 Lido Blvd., Port Hueneme, CA 93041

Mary Capsuto 818-321-2118

SIMI VALLEY HOOT – 1st Wednesdays - 7:30-11:00pm

Simi Valley, CA

Don Newcomer 805-527-8518 Marilyn Shevitz-Gregory 805-579-6416 SimiValleyHoot@Songmakers.org

SOMIS SONG CIRCLE & POTLUCK - 2nd Saturday - 6:30-11:00pm (most months, call first)

Home in Somis, CA 93066

Bill & Lana Lynch 805-910-7565 SomisSongCircle@songmakers.org

VENTURA BELL ARTS HOOT - 4th Fridays - 7:00-10:00pm

Bell Arts Factory

432 N. Ventura Ave., Ventura, CA 93001

Mark & Ann Wittlin BellArtsHoot@songmakers.org

SHAPE NOTE / SACRED HARP

CLAREMONT – (on hiatus, check back)

Claremont Presbyterian Church

1111 N. Mountain Ave., Claremont, CA 91711

Church Office 909-624-9693 John Watts 818-519-0426

CULVER CITY – Thursdays – 7:00-9:00pm

Parish Hall of Grace Lutheran Church (Room #4)

4427 Overland Ave., Culver City, 90230

David Olson 310-410-9033

EAGLE ROCK - 1st Sundays - 3:30-6:00pm

Mary Rose Ogren O’Leary 323-354-7707

SANTA MONICA THE LEARNERS GROUP - 2nd Saturdays - 4:00-6:00pm

Laura 310-450-3516 Rick russell_richard@smc.edu

WEST L.A. - 3rd Sundays - 3:00-5:30pm

Pat Keating and Bruce Hayes 310-557-1927

PALMS – 4th Sundays - 3:00-5:00pm

St. Mary in Palms Episcopal Church

3647 Watseka Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90034

Kevin Liu liu2006@lawnet.ucla.edu and David Olson david@thirdculture.com

SAN DIEGO – 1st Sundays – 3:00-5:00pm

Adobe Chapel

3950 Conde St., (Old Town) San Diego, CA 92110

Jerry Schreiber 619-544-0432 DrXOX@cox.net

SAN DIEGO - 2nd Sundays – 4:00-6:00pm

First Unitarian Universalist Church

4190 Front St., (Hillcrest) San Diego, CA 92103

Jerry Schreiber 619-544-0432 DrXOX@cox.net

SAN DIEGO – 3rd Sundays – 3:00-5:00pm

Adobe Chapel

3950 Conde St., (Old Town) San Diego, CA 92110

Jerry Schreiber 619-544-0432 DrXOX@cox.net

SAN DIEGO – 4th Sundays – 3:00-5:00pm

Elijah Mountain Ministries

6763 El Cajon Blvd., San Diego, CA 92115

619-884-8063

SANTA BARBARA – 1st Saturdays - 7:30-10:00pm

808 California St., Santa Barbara, CA 93103

Tom/Victoria Ostwald 805-965-4707

SONGWRITERS

LOS ANGELES

GRASSROOTS ACOUSTICA – 2nd Saturdays - 7:00 - 10:00pm

            Echo Park Film Center

            1200 Alvarado St., Los Angeles, CA 90026

SEVERIN BROWNE AND FRIENDS – 1st Fridays – 8:00pm

            Kulak’s Woodshed

            5230-1/2 Laurel Canyon Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91606

            818-766-9913

LOS ANGELES SONGSALIVE! SONGWRITERS WORKSHOP – 3rd Sundays – 12:00-3:00pm

            Cahuenga General Store

            5510 Cahuenga Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91601

            818-985-5916

LOS ANGELES SONGSALIVE! SONGWRITERS SHOWCASE – Last Saturday – 6:00-9:00pm

The Cork Lounge

5043 Van Nuys Blvd., Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

SONGNET SONGWRITERS SHOWCASE - 3rd Wednesday – 7:30-10:00pm

Coffee Gallery Backstage

2029 N. Lake Ave., Altadena, CA 92675

626-398-7917 showcase@songnet.info

SONGWRITERS SQUARE – 3rd Saturdays – 8:00pm

The Lyric-Hyperion Theatre & Café

2106 Hyperion Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027

WINE AND SONG CONCERT SERIES – Wednesdays - 7:00-9:30pm

Arroyo Seco Golf Course

1055 Lohman Ln., South Pasadena, CA 91030

323-769-3500

ORANGE COUNTY

ORANGE COUNTY SONGSALIVE! SONGWRITERS WORKSHOP – Last Saturday – 6:00-8:30pm

Spires Restaurant (in the Meeting Room)

13030 Goldenwest Ave., Westminster CA 92683

The following venues offer showcases for songwriters.
Check their calendars.

BOOTLEG BAR & THEATER

2220 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90057

213-389-3856

GENGHIS COHEN

740 N Fairfax Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90046

323-653-0640

HOTEL CAFÉ

1623 1/2 N Cahuenga Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028

323-461-2040

KULAK’S WOODSHED

5230-1/2 Laurel Canyon Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91606

818-766-9913

THE MINT

6010 W Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90035

323-954-9400

ROOM 5 LOUNGE

143 N La Brea Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90036

323-938-2504

TUESDAY NIGHT CAFÉ PROJECT

120 Judge John Aiso St., Los Angeles, CA 90012

WESTERN MUSIC

WESTERN MUSIC ASSOCIATION MONTHLY JAM - 3rd Sundays - 12:00–3:00pm

The Autry

4700 Western Heritage Way, Griffith Park (Los Angeles), CA 90027

818-971-5002 wmacc2000@yahoo.com

Western Music Assoc., So. Cal Chapter