Calendar

Live Blues Music in the Greater Atlanta Area
Welcome to the Calendar for upcoming live Blues music events in Atlanta and the surrounding area in Georgia. The most complete listing of regional live Blues music on the web!  Scroll down for Club ads, Sponsor, and Daily Listings.

 

SAVE THE DATE:

Sunday, October 16, 2022: ABS Gathering & Jam, venue & Host Band TBA

Saturday, November 12, 2022: Blues Stotts at Blind Willie’s, Lineup TBA


Upcoming Sponsor Shows:

Drew Ashworth:
Fri, Oct 7, Printer’s Ale, Carrollton, 6-9pm

The Garrett Collins Project:
Thurs, Oct 6, Northside Tavern, Atlanta, 10pm, Free
Fri, Oct 7, Motorheads, McDonough, 6-9pm, Free
Sat, Oct 8, Madlife Patio, Woodstock, 8-11pm

Mandi Strachota:
Fri, Oct 7, Wire & Wood Festival, Alpharetta, 2pm, Free
Sat, Oct 8, Oakhurst Porchfest 2022, Decatur, 11am-7pm
Sun, Oct 9, Atlanta Botanical Gardens, Atlanta, 4pm

Sweet & Salty Blues Band:
Fri, Oct 7, Music on the Square, Carrollton, 6pm, Free
Sat, Oct 8, Marvelous Marvin Presents, Olde CourthouseTavern, Fayetteville, 8:30pm
Sun, Oct 9, Carrollton Arts Fest, Carrollton, 3pm, Free

 

Monday-Thursday, Oct. 3-7:
Touring Artist Alert!
Lucinda Williams takes over City Winery Atlanta:
Monday, October 3, 8pm; Tuesday, October 4, 8pm; Thursday, October 6, 8pm; Friday, October 7, 8pm
https://www.facebook.com/events/772252377279561/772252380612894

Monday, October 3, 10pm, Free:
NST Jam w/ Lola’s Gang at Northside Tavern
http://www.northsidetavern.com/

Tuesday, October 4, 7-9pm, Free:
Funky Bluester at Southern Brewing Company, Monroe
https://www.facebook.com/events/679512803279520/679513653279435

Wednesday, October 5, 8pm:
Wednesday Night Open Jam at MoonShadow Tavern, Tucker
http://msttucker.com/

Thursday, October 6, 7-10pm, Free:
Cajun Blues Sundown Jam at Cajun Blues, Chamblee
w/ Bill Sheffield, Sandra Senn, Paul Arredondo, Jackson Allen
https://www.facebook.com/events/408273331384976

Friday, October 7, 5pm, Free:
Kathie Holmes plays with The Tray Dahl Band at the Wire & Wood Festival, Brooke St Park Stage, Alpharetta
https://www.facebook.com/events/436451715074511

Friday, October 7, 7-9pm, Free:
Gibson Wilbanks at Tunes by the Tracks, Stone Mountain Village
https://www.facebook.com/events/628408258720195

Friday, October 7, 7:30pm, $35:
Touring Artist Alert!
Gov’t Mule & Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs at Terrapin Beer Co., Athens
https://www.facebook.com/events/761140101586126

Friday, October 7, 9pm, $10:
Dujour w/ Bill Sheffield at Blind Willie’s, VA/Highland, Atlanta
https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100063733502878

Saturday, October 8, 11am-7pm, $25 adv./$35 gate:
A.Dam Bluegrass & Roots Festival at A.Dam Food Truck Park & Beer Garden, Cartersville. Featuring Eddie 9V, Jeff Sipe Trio, Thomas Cassell Band, The Clydes, Old Mill Road Band
https://www.facebook.com/events/624170109347196

Saturday, October 8, 4pm:
Blues Plates Special 2022 Benefit for Meals on Wheels at Greenville St, Newnan. Featuring Eric Culberson, Frankie’s Blues Mission, Leonard Washington, Sweet Grass Sally, Kris Youmans Band, Marty Martin, John Hensley
https://www.facebook.com/events/423696449696382

Saturday, October 8, 7pm:
Joe Grandsden Quartet at Carrie’s Corner, Marietta
https://www.facebook.com/events/753587989083290

Friday, October 8, 7:30pm:
Way Back Band at Cajun Blues, Chamblee
https://www.facebook.com/waybackbandtrio

Saturday, October 8, 10pm:
Five Long Years at SportsLine Bar & Grill, Lawrenceville
https://www.facebook.com/events/382062750562567

Sunday, October 9, 2-5pm:
Nothin’ to Lose Jam at The Green Room, Mableton
https://www.facebook.com/events/720854579014318

Sunday, October 9, 2022, 3pm, $25:
Simply Awesome Entertainment Presents: Tribute to Great Ladies of Jazz at Town Square Playhouse, Fayetteville. A tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughn, Billie Holiday, Dinah Washington, Nancy Wilson, & more.  Featuring  The John Shapley Octet, Iva Jean Ambush, Janice “Jazzi Jan” Beard. See you there!
https://www.facebook.com/events/491554886309116

Sunday, October 9, 2022, 6pm:
Atlanta Rock & Blues Camp Youth Jam at Tin Roof Cantina, Atlanta
All students younger than 19 are invited to play. Drums, guitar, bass, keys, horns and singers. See you there!
http://www.rockandbluescamp.com/

Sunday, October 9, 2022, 9pm:
Ross Pead w/ Uncle Sugar at Northside Tavern, Atlanta
http://www.northsidetavern.com/

 

 

DAILY LISTINGS:

Monday, October 3
Lucinda Williams, 8pm – City Winery, Atlanta
NST Jam w/ Lola’s Gang, 10pm– Northside Tavern

Tuesday, October 4
Music on the Patio, 12-3pm & 6-9pm (Open Mic) – Madlife Patio, Woodstock
Funky Bluester, 7pm – Southern Brewing Company, Monroe
Lucinda Williams, 8pm – City Winery, Atlanta
Danny Miller & Friends, 10pm – Northside Tavern
 
Wednesday, October 5
Music on the Patio, 12-3pm & 6-9pm – Madlife Patio, Woodstock
Marvelous Marvin Presents Bike Night w/ Hunter Flanagan, 7pm – Anthony’s Pizzeria & Sports Bar, Fayetteville
TBA, 7pm – Rocco’s Pub, Jasper
Country Dance Night w/ The Honky Tonkers, 7:30pm – Madlife, Woodstock
Wednesday Night Jam, 8pm – MoonShadow Tavern, Tucker
N.A.S.H., 8:30pm – Blind Willie’s, VA/Highlands
Tyler Neal, 10pm – Northside Tavern

Thursday, October 6
Music on the Patio, 12-3pm & 5:30-9pm – Madlife Patio, Woodstock
Hughes Taylor Band, 5:30pm – Madlife Patio, Woodstock
The Woodys, 6-9pm – Rootstock, Woodstock
Cajun Blues Sundown Jam, 7-10pm – Cajun Blues, Chamblee
Lucinda Williams, 8pm – City Winery, Atlanta
Laugh-Lines & Stretch-Marks, Comedy, 8pm – Madlife, Woodstock
Matt Wauchope, 8:30pm – Blind Willie’s, VA/Highlands
The Garrett Collins Project, 10pm – Northside Tavern

Friday, October 7
Music on the Patio, 12-3pm & 5:30-11pm – Madlife Patio, Woodstock
Mandi Strachota, 2pm– Wire & Wood Festival, Alpharetta
Kathie Holmes w/ Tray Dahl Band, 5pm– Wire & Wood Festival, Alpharetta
Sweet & Salty, 6-7pm – Music on the Square, Carrollton
Drew Ashworth, 6-9pm – Printer’s Ale, Carrollton
Pandora’s Box, Aerosmith Tribute, 7pm; Elevation, U2 Tribute, 10pm – Madlife, Woodstock
Gibson Wilbanks, 7-9pm – Tunes by the Tracks, Stone Mountain Village
TBA, 7-9:30pm – Rootstock, Woodstock
Gov’t Mule w/ Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs, 7:30pm – Terrapin Beer Co., Athens
Lucinda Williams, 8pm – City Winery, Atlanta
Them Mixon Boys, 8pm – Rocco’s Pub, Jasper
Dujour, 9pm – Blind Willie’s, VA Highlands
Steppin Stones, 9pm – MoonShadow Tavern, Tucker
The Garrett Collins Project, 9pm – Motorhead’s, McDonough
Barry Richman Band, 10pm – Northside Tavern
 
Saturday, October 8
Music on the Patio, 11am-11pm – Madlife Patio, Woodstock
A.Dam Bluegrass & Roots Festival, 11am-7pm – A.Dam Food Truck Park, Cartersville   featuring Eddie 9V, Jeff Sipe Trio, Thomas Cassell Band, The Clydes, Old Mill Road Band
Mandi Strachota, 2pm – Oakhurst Porchfest, Decatur
High Country, 2-5pm – Rocco’s Pub, Jasper
Blues Plate Special 2022, Meal on Wheels Benefit, 4pm – Greenville St Park, Newnan, featuring Eric Culberson Band, Frankie’s Blues Mission, Leonard Washington, Sweet Grass Sally, Kris Youmans Band, Marty Martin, John Hensley
Joe Grandsden Quartet, 7pm – Carrie’s Corner, Marietta
Electric Avenue, 80’s Tribute, 2 shows, 7pm & 10pm – Madlife, Woodstock
Way Back Band, 7:30pm – Cajun Blues, Chamblee
Brooke Alford, 7:30-10pm – Rootstock, Woodstock
The Garrett Collins Project, 8pm – Madlife Patio
TBA, 8pm – Rocco’s Pub, Jasper
Marvelous Marvin Presents, Sweet & Salty, 8:30pm – Olde Courthouse Tavern, Fayetteville
Frankie’s Blues Mission, 9pm – Blind Willie’s, VA Highlands
Hum Ripple – MoonShadow Tavern, Tucker
Truett Lollis, 10pm – Northside Tavern
Five Long Years, 10pm – SportsLine Bar & Grill, Lawrenceville

Sunday, October 9
Music on the Patio, 11am-9pm – Madlife Patio, Woodstock
Ben Jammin on the Rooftop, 12-3pm – Rootstock, Woodstock
Marvelous Marvin Presents, Johnny Burgin, 1-4pm – LaFayette’s Bon Temps Tavern, Fayetteville
Donny Hammonds Band, 2-5pm – Rocco’s Pub, Jasper
Sweet & Salty, 3-4pm – Carrollton Arts Fest, Carrollton
SAE: Tribute to Great Ladies of Jazz, 3pm – Town Square Playhouse, Fayetteville
Mandi Strachota, 4pm – Atlanta Botanical Gardens, Atlanta
Atlanta Rock n Blues Camp Youth Jam, 6pm – Tin Roof, Atlanta
Clark Ashton, 6:30pm – Blind Willie’s, VA Highlands
Uncle Sugar, 9pm – Northside Tavern

Upcoming…

Monday, October 10
NST Jam w/ Lola’s Gang, 10pm– Northside Tavern

Tuesday, October 11
Music on the Patio, 12-3pm & 6-9pm (Open Mic) – Madlife Patio, Woodstock
Funky Bluester, 7pm – Southern Brewing Company, Monroe
Danny Miller & Friends, 10pm – Northside Tavern

Online Music Resources

There are a lot of places where you can find ways to see live music, video, and support musicians. Here are a few that we have found that seem legit:

Facebook Blues Society,
featuring national touring acts & Local acts

Country Blues QuaranTunes,
featuring national touring acts & Local acts

Nugs.net
Featuring National Touring acts (not all Blues)

Relix Live
Featuring National Touring acts (not all Blues)

Jambase Livestreams
Featuring National Touring acts (not all Blues):

Entertainment/Service Industry Relief Fund Music Series
Featuring original music from local acts:

Stageit
Local & National Touring Acts