Brian Black
Friday, October 20th, 2017 5:30 PM PDT
Avila Bay Blues
Mulligans
San Luis Drive
Avila Beach
Come on out the last show of the season at the always festive Mulligan's Bar and Grill. Happy hour 5:30 to 8:30, yummy food and of course mr. Black! See you there!
Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 3:00 PM PDT
OUCH!
Arroyo Grande Hospital
Well, it's time to shut it down musically as the season winds down. Need to get my "tennis legs" up and running with a little surgery. We'll be back next season with the Blue Flamingos...with DJ on percussion and harmony vocals, Brian doing his solo gigs of course, reshaping the Blue Moon Gypsies duo with an energetic, melodic singer in Ms. Lauren Wintern and pulling it all together with the trio Brian Black and the BlueCruisers! Yep, next year should be quite the adventure! Looking forward to it!!!
Friday, December 1st, 2017 3:00 PM PST
Happy Hour in Arroyo Grande
Private Event


Past Shows

Brian Black
Saturday, October 14th, 2017 6:30 PM PDT
The BluesCruisers are back!!
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca.
Brian Black and the BluesCruisers!!! Please see Sept.23rd date for venue description.
Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 5:30 PM PDT
Bluescrusin' at Willow!
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca.
Brian and one of his BluesCruisers will come together as The Blue Moon Gypsies for a festive evening of sumptuous wines, excellent craft beers and culinary delights from the kitchen. With a large patio, beautiful lighting and an awesome outdoor fireplace The Blue Moon Gypsies will serve up and eclectic brew of luscious harmonies, toe tappin' slide blues and current/ past pop favs that create the perfect evening! See ya there!
Saturday, September 16th, 2017 7:00 PM PDT
The Blue Moon Gypsies
Puffers of Pismo
Price St.
Pismo Beach, ca,
Brian with his duo "The Blue Moon Gypsies" bring their pristine harmonies, slip sliden' blues and two lead vocalists down to the best little wine bar on the Central Coast.... Puffers! Get ready for Brian and Ms. Lisa Cooper to belt out the blues and pop favs. allllll night! Boom!
Friday, September 15th, 2017 5:00 PM PDT
Music at Mulligans
Mulligans Restaurant
Avila Golf Resort
Avila Beach, ca.
Brian and one of his duos will be kicking it at Mulligans on the Golf course in Avila Beach. Come on down !
Saturday, August 26th, 2017 5:30 PM PDT
B.B. and the B.C.
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca.
Brian Black and the BluesCruisers!!! Please see Sept. 23rd date for venue description.
Saturday, August 19th, 2017 7:00 PM PDT
Summertime Blues!
Puffers of Pismo
Price St.
Pismo Beach, ca
Brian and one of his duos will be crusin' down to Charlie's place at Puffers on Price st. for an evening of slide blues, grrreat vocal harmonies and other eclectic delights. Wonderful small plates of culinary delights, delish wines and an evening of some of the most diverse, melodic music on the Central Coast! Nice!!
Friday, August 18th, 2017 5:00 PM PDT
Brews, Booze and Blues!!
Mulligan's Restaurant/Bar
Avila Beach Golf Resort
Avila Beach, ca.
Hmmmm...Beautiful blue pacific.....rolling green hills of golf perfection.....tasty culinary delights.... great brews... classic cocktails...and some of the best acoustic slide blues, pop favs. and classic favorites dished up By Brian's duo the Blue Flamingos for your perfect Friday Happy hour segue to the weekend!!! Boom!!!! See ya there!!!
Sunday, August 13th, 2017 2:00 PM PDT
Hoffmann Brat Haus Blues
Hoffmann Brat Haus
State St.
Santa Barbara, ca
A new music venue is evolving on State St. in Santa Barbara.....The Hoffmann Brat Haus will present Brian Black and his solo blues show outside on the patio Aug. 13th from 2-4! Great ambiance, culinary delights and multi-instrumentalist singer/songwriter performing his original songs produced by Simple Pleasures Records, along with tons of pop favs. employing an array of various instruments....slide guitar, acoustic guitar, harmonica and dulcimer....check it out!
Saturday, August 12th, 2017 5:30 PM PDT
Santa Barbara Blues
Endless Summer Bar/Cafe
Harbor St.
Santa Barbara, ca
Brian is back again at Endless Summer with his solo acoustic blues show...Slide blues, acoustic pop favs, wailin' harmonica and some eclectic dulcimer for good measure! Grrreat views, substantial libations, tasty food and toe tappin' head boppin' music....yep Saturday in Santa Barbara....ya gotta love it!
Saturday, August 5th, 2017 4:00 PM PDT
Templeton Tunes
Private Party
Templeton, ca
Private party which includes a roasted pig in a pit!! This sounds like another little adventure....
Saturday, July 15th, 2017 5:30 PM PDT
Endless Blues!
Endless Summer Bar and Grill
Santa Barbara, ca
Brian Will be heading down to the verrry fun Endless Summer Bar and Grill for an evening of great acoustic blues, wailin' harmonica, acoustic favs and originals off of his Simple Pleasures CD "Silk N' Steel". Great to die for views of the harbor,full bar and restaurant in Santa Barbara on a Sat. night! Ya think?
Saturday, July 8th, 2017 5:30 PM PDT
Blues with a View!!
Endless Summer Bar and Grill
PLEASE SEE JULY 15TH DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION!
Saturday, July 1st, 2017 2:00 PM PDT
Blusin' it up at Blue Sky Bistro
Blue Sky Bistro Restaurant
Pacific St.
Morro Bay, cz
Brian and his trio "Brian Black and the BluesCruisers" will be making some waves at the always lovely Blue Sky Bistro in Morro Bay. Great food, drinks and a beautiful view of Morro Rock and the blue Pacific await you and your group! See ya there!!
Friday, June 30th, 2017 5:00 PM PDT
Music At Mulligan's!!
Mulligan's Restaurant/Bar
Avila Beach Golf resort
Avila Beach, ca
Please view August 11th date for venue description!!
Friday, June 23rd, 2017 2:30 PM PDT
Happy Hour in Arroyo Grande
Private Event
Saturday, June 17th, 2017 7:00 PM PDT
Summertime Blues!!
Puffers of Pismo
Price Street
Pismo Beach, ca
Brian and his duo The Blue Flamingos will be perched at the always intimate, always vibrant Puffers of Pismo. Great wines, brews and sumptuous small plates to go along with all the toe tappin' acoustic slide blues and wailin' harmonica for your listening pleasure. See ya there!
Friday, June 16th, 2017 5:00 PM PDT
Brews, Booze and Blues!!!
Mulligan's
Avila Beach Golf Resort
Avila Beach, ca
The Blue Moon Gypsies!! Please see August 11th date for venue description!
Saturday, June 10th, 2017 5:30 PM PDT
Crusin' for Blues!!
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca
Brian Black and the BluesCruisers!! Please see Sept. 23rd date for venue description.
Saturday, May 27th, 2017 1:00 PM PDT
BluesCrusin' the Vines!!!
Laetitia Winery
right off the101 between Arroyo Grande and Nipomo
ca
Brian and his BluesCruisers (Dennis Jones on percussion an harmony vocals, Lisa Cooper on lead/harmony vocals) will be kicking it at Laetitia Winery Memorial Day Weekend on Saturday May 27th from 1-4 p.m. Bring a picnic, enjoy high quality wines from Latetia's excellent variety of reds and whites and sit back to enjoy the toe tappin' acoustic blues, pop favs. and eclectic vibe the BluesCruisers serve up!!! See ya there !
Friday, May 19th, 2017 5:00 PM PDT
Music At Mulligan's!!
Mulligan's Restaurant/Bar
Avila Bay Golf Resort
Avila Beach, ca
The Blue Flamingos! Please view August 11th date for venue description!!
Sunday, May 14th, 2017 10:00 PM PDT
Mother's Day Brunch
Avila Bay Club
Avila Beach, ca.
805-595-7600
Brian's back for another wonderful event at the Avila Bay Club's Annual Mother's Day Brunch extravaganza! Great culinary delights, bottomless champagne and original instrumental music on both acoustic guitar and piano off of Brian's two instrumental CD's "Whispered Moments" and "Pineapple Salsa Serenade". This event traditionally sells out so it's best to book your experience early!!
Saturday, May 13th, 2017 5:30 PM PDT
BluesCrusin' the Brews!
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Wilow St.
Nipomo, ca
Brian Black and the BluesCruisers Trio! Please see Sept. 23rd date for venue description.
Monday, May 8th, 2017 12:00 PM PDT
Private Event
Spyglass Restaurant
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, ca.
This is a private event for a community based group in honor of Mother's Day!
Friday, April 14th, 2017 5:00 PM PDT
Brews,Booze and Blues!!
Mulligan's
Avila Bay Golf Resort
Avila Beach, ca
Please view August 11th date for venue description!!
Friday, April 7th, 2017 5:30 PM PDT
Wine and Dine @ Willow!
Willow Wine Bar/ Restaurant
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca
Brian Black and the BluesCruisers!! Please see Sept. 23rd date for venue description.
Saturday, March 25th, 2017 4:30 PM PDT
Cancer Well-Fit Benifit!!
Avila Bay Athletic Club
Avila Beach, ca.
Brian and his Trio The Blue Moon Gypsies will be providing the musical festivities for the hugely popular Cancer Well-Fit event! Tons of great food, activites, auction and more are offered to help support the fight against cancer. Hope to see you there!
Saturday, March 18th, 2017 5:30 PM PDT
Wailin' at Willow!
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca
The Blue Flamingos!! Please see Sept. 23rd date for venue description. See ya there!
Friday, March 17th, 2017 5:00 PM PDT
Brews, Booze and Blues!!!
Mulligan's
Avila Bay Golf Resort
Avila Beach, ca
Please view August 11th date for venue description!!
Friday, February 10th, 2017 4:00 PM PST
Music at Mulligan's!!
Mulligan's at Avila Golf Resort
Avila Beach
Brian and his percussionist/vocalist Dennis Jones will be setting the groove at the secret of Avila...Mulligan's. Lots of slide blues, wailin' harp, great vocals, eclectic genres.....cool is the rule... see ya there!
Wednesday, December 14th, 2016 12:30 PM PST
Holiday Songfest!!!
San Luis Country Club
Price: $private event
The Blue Moon Gypsies will be showcasing their Holiday spirit by putting on a one set, audience driven Holiday Songfest of popular, well known (non-religious) holiday tunes on four different instrument.....guitar, dulcimer, piano, autoharp) with an array of rhythm instruments to be played by various members of the audience!! (think bells, drum sticks, tambourines, kazoos) This promises to be creative, spontaneous celebration of holiday songs garnished with a healthy dose of impromptu holiday spirit!!! The Gypsies are looking forward to it!
Friday, September 30th, 2016 6:00 PM PDT
Havin' a Ball in the Fall!
Blue Sky Bistro
Pacific St.
Morro Bay, ca
For what will probably be the last show of the season for Brian at The Bistro, come on out for what is typically the best weather of the music season. Slide blues, acoustic favs, piano ballads, wailin' harmonica, toe tappin' percussion await you, along with the always delicious offering of icy brews and wonderful delectables that Blue Sky has available. See ya There!
Friday, September 23rd, 2016 5:30 PM PDT
Wailin' at Willow!!
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow Rd.
Nipomo
...please see Sept. 17th date for venue description!
Saturday, September 17th, 2016 5:30 PM PDT
Wailin' at Willow!!
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow Rd.
Nipomo
Brian and one or more of his BluesCruisers (maybe both!) will be layin' it down at the always festive, sumptuously appointed Willow Wine Bar and Restaurant. Amazing food, great wine/beer choices and the most eclectic, diverse trio on the Central Coast......mmmmmmmm....tough to beat! See ya there!
Friday, September 2nd, 2016 3:00 PM PDT
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
Private event.
Sunday, August 28th, 2016 5:00 PM PDT
Sunday Blues
Puffers of Pismo
Price St.
Pismo Beach
Brian with his duo "The Blue Flamingos" will be firing up some tasty blues pop and originals at the best wine bar in Pismo.....Puffers! Check it!
Friday, August 26th, 2016 3:00 PM PDT
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS DR.
AVILA BEACH, ca
private event.
Friday, August 26th, 2016 6:00 PM PDT
Brews and Blues!
Blue Sky Bistro
Pacific St.
Morro Bay, ca
Brian and TBD duo (either The Blue Flamingos or The Blue Moon Gypsies) will head on over to the always festive Blue Sky Bistro for a summer evening of great harmonies, headbobbing blues and a whole lot more!! More info to come regarding the group de jour!
Saturday, August 20th, 2016 5:30 PM PDT
Summertime Blues!!
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow Rd.
Nipomo
...Please see Sept. 17th venue description.....mmmmmmmmmmm!
Friday, August 19th, 2016 3:00 PM PDT
SAN LUIS BAY INN
San Luis Dr.
Avila Beach, ca
Private event.
Saturday, August 13th, 2016 6:00 PM PDT
Pismo Beach Blues!
Puffers of Pismo
Price St.
Pismo Beach
Brian fronts the duo The Blue Flamingos along with percussionist/vocalist "Good to the Bones" Dennis Jones at the newly revamped Puffers Wine Bar in Pismo Beach. Great wines, delish small plates and a big heapin' slice of slide resocoustic blues, pop favorites and other eclectic musical surprises will be showcased! See ya there!
Friday, August 12th, 2016 3:00 PM PDT
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
Private event.
Friday, August 5th, 2016 3:00 PM PDT
SAN LUIS BAY INN
San Luis Dr.
Avila Beach, CA.
Private event.
Friday, July 29th, 2016 3:00 PM PDT
SAN LUIS BAY INN
San Luis Dr.
Avila Beach, CA.
Private event.
Friday, July 22nd, 2016 3:00 PM PDT
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
Private event.
Friday, July 15th, 2016 3:00 PM PDT
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
Private event.
Friday, July 8th, 2016 - Friday, July 8th, 2016 at 3:00 PM PDT
Pacific Blues!
San Luis Bay Inn
AVILA BEACH, CA
Private event.
Friday, July 8th, 2016 6:00 PM PDT
BluesCrusin' at the Bistro!
Blue Sky Bistro
Pacific St.
Morro Bay, ca
It's summertime! That means it's time for Brian to bring together his Blues trio "Brian Black and the BluesCrusiers" and head on over to The BlueSky Bistro for and evening of footstompin', uptempo slide acoustic blues, Pop favs, piano ballads, and a few surprise instruments for an evening of warm nights, tasty brews and delectable and topped off with an array of great tunes for your listening pleasure. Get there early cuz it fills up fast!
Friday, July 1st, 2016 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Water!
San Luis Bay Inn Resort
Avila Beach, ca
Private Event.
Saturday, June 25th, 2016 5:30 PM PDT
Summertime Blues!
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca.
Brian and his Bluescrusin' Trio are back for another round of headbobbing, toetappin' 3 part harmony tunes to tickle your musical toes and more!See ya there!!
Saturday, June 18th, 2016 4:00 PM PDT
Birthday Bash in Pismo!
Private Event
Brian and one of his yet to be determined duos will be honoring a special guy celebrating his 80th year on planet earth....let the music begin!!
Friday, June 10th, 2016 5:30 PM PDT
BluesCrusin'.....
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca.
Brian and his Trio "Brian Black and the BluesCruisers" are returning back to Willow Wine Bar for another great evening of 3-part harmonies, slipsliden' acoustic blues, piano ballads, acoustic pop favs and other eclectic instruments for and evening that's sure to pack the patio all night!Great food, wonderful wines and quality brews.....BluesCrusier style!
Friday, May 27th, 2016 6:00 PM PDT
Gypsie Reunion!
Blue Sky Bistro
Pacific St.
Morro Bay, ca
Brian will be getting together with Ms. Cyndi Love as "The Blue Moon Gypsies". This duo will highlight the vocal talents of two lead singers with great harmonies, toe tappin' tunes with a diverse selection of music using acoustic guitar, slide resocoustic guitar, wailin' harp, percussion, piano ballads and even a taste of "boogie dulcimer" to round out the evening! Yep...it's gonna be quite the night! Check it!
Sunday, May 8th, 2016 10:00 AM PDT
Mother's Day Brunch!!
Avila Bay Club
Avila Beach, ca.
805-595-7600
Brian's back at the beautiful Avila Bay Club showcasing all his original acoustic and airy piano instrumentals from his two instrumental CD's " Pineapple Salsa Serenade' and "Whispered Moments". The ambiance is exceptional, the brunch is sumptuously delish and the music vibe accents the presentation impeccably!! This event always sells out so contact the Avila Bay Club soon. See ya there!!
Saturday, April 30th, 2016 5:30 PM PDT
Boogie Blues n' Brews
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca
Brian and his Duo "The Blue Flamingos" flying into the Willow Wine Bar for an evening of up tempo slide blues, acoustic gems and wailin' harmonica for a toe tappin' good time! Head-bobbing allowed and expected!!
Friday, April 22nd, 2016 6:00 PM PDT
Blues at the Bistro!
Blue Sky Bistro
Pacific St.
Morro Bay, ca
Brian and his duo "The Blue Flamingos" are back for another season at the always festive, culinary delightful Blue Sky Bistro. Nestled on the water's edge of the Embarcadero in Morro Bay, Blue Sky drips of great vibes, cool music and wonderful food offerings. See ya There!
Saturday, March 26th, 2016 5:30 PM PDT
Blue Moon at Willow!
Willow Wine Bar and Resaurant
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca
Brian and his duo "Blue Moon Gypsies" with vocalist/percussionist Ms. Cyndi Love will bring their caravan of harmony drenched blues, pop and originals to the lovely Willow Wine Bar on Saturday! Expect great food, delish wines/brews and a wonderful variety of music to set your evening off on the right path!
Friday, December 25th, 2015 3:00 PM PST
Holiday Happy Tunes!!
San Luis Bay Inn
Avila Beach, ca
Brian will be bringing a heapin' helpin' of holiday cheer to the SLBI Christmas Day.They
'll be some ho, ho hoing from 3-6 so come on down!!
Saturday, December 12th, 2015 6:00 PM PST
Blued to the Floor
Willow Winebar and Restaurant
Willow Rd.
Nipomo, ca
Happy Holidays from Brian and the BluesCruisers! They'll be dishing out some great slide blues, wailin' harp, tasty acoustic gems and maybe even holiday favs on the dulcimer. Festive and fun for you! See ya there!
Saturday, November 28th, 2015 6:00 PM PST
Willow Wine Bar and Restaurant
Willow Rd.
Nipomo, ca
Brian and his BluesCruisers are back (maybe a little chubbier from Thanksgiving)ready to break out some uptempo, toe tappin' blues and more. Come on out and work off some of that turkey!
Friday, November 27th, 2015 3:00 PM PST
Apres' the Turkey Tunes!
San Luis Bay Inn Resort
Avila Beach
Brian's back with a heapin' serving of acoustic blues, pop favs and even some familiar holiday tunes to get the holiday party started. See ya there!!
Friday, November 20th, 2015 3:00 PM PST
Holidays in Paradise!!
San Luis Bay Inn Resort
Avila Beach, ca
Brian will be back for some holiday cheer at the always beautiful SLBI Resort. Lots of blues, pop favs and even some holiday tunes on one of his eclectic instruments!
Friday, November 13th, 2015 6:00 PM PST
Blues, Brews and Delectable Hues!
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Wilow St.
Nipomo
Brian and one or more of his BluesCruisers are back at the always festive Willow Wine Bar for an evening of wine, craft brews, sumptuous treats and all that the BluesCruisers bring for another great experience!
Friday, October 30th, 2015 6:00 PM PDT
Blusin' at the Bistro
Blue Sky Bistro
Pacific St.
morro Bay, ca
Brian and another BluesCruiser (tbd) will be back at the Blue Sky Bistro for another round of head bobbin' slide blues, snappy acoustic gems and musical musings you won't experience anywhere else...see ya at the Bistro!!
Friday, October 9th, 2015 6:30 PM PDT
Blues at the Bistro!!
Blue Sky Bistro
Pacific st.
Morro Bay
Brian and one of his BluseCruisers will be back at the always tasty, friendly Blue Sky Bistro with a array of slide blues, wailin' harp and acoustic gems to tickle your inner ears and beyond. See ya there!!
Saturday, October 3rd, 2015 6:00 PM PDT
Wailin' at Willow!!
Willow Wine Bar
Willow St.
Nipomo
Please check Sept. 5th for venue description!!!
Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 6:00 PM PDT
Blues at the Bistro!
Blue Sky Bistro
pacific St.
morro bay, ca
Brian and one or more of his BluesCruisers will be heading out to the always beautiful and festive Blue Sky Bistro to dish up some tasty, toe tappin' slide blues, great harmonies and eclectic sounds at one of the coolest venues on the coast! See ya there!
Thursday, September 10th, 2015 6:00 PM PDT
Blues at Big Bubbas!!
Big Bubbas Barbecue
Paso Robles, ca
Brian's heading up to Paso Robles to dish up some smokin' slide blues, wailin' harp and acoustic gems...along Ms. Cyndi Love on light percussion and lead/ harmony vocals....it's gonna be sweet!
Saturday, September 5th, 2015 6:00 PM PDT
Wailin' at Willow!!
Willow Wine Bar
Willow st.
Nipomo
Brian's back at the always fun Willow Wine Bar. Grrrreat food, delectable wines and the eclectic sounds of either the Blue Flamingos or the Blue Moon Gypsies.....or maybe both!!!!
Friday, September 4th, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!
San Luis Bay Inn
San Luis Drive
Avila Beach, ca
Brian's back for another season of slip sliden' blues, latin/tropical instrumentals and pop favs at the beautiful San Luis Bay Inn! Incredible panoramic ocean views, wine tasting and Brian's solo show of a variety of genres dished out for your listening pleasure. See ya there!
Friday, August 28th, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!
Please see Sept. 4th date for venue description!
Friday, August 21st, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!
Please see Sept. 4th date for venue description!
Friday, August 21st, 2015 6:30 PM PDT
Blue Sky Blues!!
Blue Sky Bistro
embarcardo/Pacific St.
Morro Bay, ca
Brian his duo The Blue Flamingos are going to fly into Blue Sky for another night of toe tappin, harmonica wailin', slip sliden' blues and more! A very friendly vibe is always on the menu at this Bistro. Come on down and add to the smiles!
Friday, August 14th, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!!
Please see Sept. 4th date for venue description!
Friday, August 14th, 2015 6:00 PM PDT
Wailin' at Willow!
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca
Brian and his Duo "The Blue Flamingos" are back for another season at the always fun Willow Wine Bar and Restaurant. Delectable wines, great, fresh meals and all of the toe tappin', slide blues. pop favs and originals to satisfy your musical desires! Ya gotta love it!
Friday, August 7th, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!!
Please see Sept. 4th for venue description.
Sunday, August 2nd, 2015 11:00 PM PDT
Art and the Blues!!
Art in the Park
Dinosaur Caves...Shell Beach
ca
Brian's back for his 10th year in a row at the always beautiful Art in the Park celebration overlooking the beautiful blue Pacific at Dinosaur Caves in Shell Beach. Tons of great artisan delights, great food and Brian with one of his musical configurations of talented musicians adding their talents to Brian's slip sliden' harmonica wailin' original acoustic blues! What a way to spend a Sunday Afternoon!
Friday, July 31st, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!
Please see venue description for Sept. 4th.
Friday, July 31st, 2015 8:00 PM PDT
Slip Slidin' at Willow!
Willo Rest. and Wine Bar
Willow st.
Nipomo, ca.
The Blue Flsmingos are back at the always festive Willow Wine Bar for some uptempo slide blues, pop favs. and originals. See ya there!!
Friday, July 24th, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!!
Please see venue description from Sept. 4th.
Friday, July 24th, 2015 6:30 PM PDT
Blues at the Bistro!
Blue Sky Bistro
Embarcadero/Pacific St.
Morro Bay, ca
Brian and at least one of his BluesCruisers will be back with some uptempo slide blues, rockin' acoustic gems and maybe even some unique, obscure instruments to tantalize your earbuds! Great food, drink and ambience.......see ya there!
Saturday, July 18th, 2015 6:00 PM PDT
Wailin' at Willow!!
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow st.
Nipomo, ca
Please see August 14th date for venue description!
Friday, July 17th, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!!
Please see venue description from Sept. 4th
Friday, July 10th, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
Blues By the Bay!!
Please see Sept. 4th for venue description.
Friday, July 3rd, 2015 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!!
San Luis Bay Inn Resort
Avila Beach, ca
Brian's back for another summer of sizzlin', toe tappin' blues and acoustic favs overlooking the beautiful blue Pacific at the San Luis Bay Inn Resort. A more stunning backdrop is not to be found anywhere on the Central Coast....that's the good news. The fact that it's a private event is the other well, news. Hmmmm....there must be a way to modify that.....see Brian for details (:
Friday, June 26th, 2015 6:30 PM PDT
Brews and Blues
ManRock Brewery
5 Cities Dr.
Pismo Beach, ca
The Blue Flamingos are back at "the Rock" for an evening of uptempo acoustic slide blues, originals and Americana favs with wailin' harp and Mr. Jones the beboppin', box slappin' cajon' man......ya gotta love it !
Friday, June 5th, 2015 5:00 PM PDT
Wailin at Willow!!
Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca
Please see August 14th date for venue description.
Saturday, May 16th, 2015 7:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY!!
Sunday, May 10th, 2015 10:00 PM PDT
Mother's Day Brunch!
Avila Bay Club
San Luis Drive
Avila Beach, ca
Price: $28.00 prepaid 34.00 day of.
Brian's back at the gorgeous Avila Bay Club laying down a variety of original instrumentals on both piano and acoustic guitar creating the airy, ambient vibe to enhance the delicious offerings that can be procured at the always sold out Mother's Day Brunch. Incredibly prepared culinary delights with beautiful music........it's good to be mom!!
Friday, May 8th, 2015 6:00 PM PDT
Wailin' at Willow!
Willow Wine Bar
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca
Please see August 14th for venue description.
Friday, April 24th, 2015 6:30 PM PDT
Brews and Blues!
ManRock Brewery
5 Cities Dr.
Pismo Beach, ca
Brian and his duo The Blue Flamingos" will be landing at ManRock Brewery dishing up a batch of slip sliden' blues, wailin' harp and Americana favs along with choice originals for an evening of great craft beers, oven baked pizza and ......da blues. See ya there!
Saturday, April 11th, 2015 6:00 PM PDT
Wailin' at Willow!
Willow Wine Bar/Resaurant
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca
Brian and his Blue Flamingo Duo are back for another season at the always upscale venue Willow!
Great food, delicate wines, and toe tappin' slide blues, pop favs and originals are all there in the heated expansive back patio.....see ya there!
Friday, April 3rd, 2015 6:00 PM PDT
Blues at Bluesky!
The Bluesky Cafe
Morro Bay, ca
Brian with his Duo " The Blue Flamingos" are heading out to Morro Bay to serve up some tasty slide blues, wailin' harp and acoustic favs at the new concert series presented by The Bluesky Café. Great food, great blues...what's not to love? See ya there!
Saturday, March 21st, 2015 6:30 PM PDT
Rockin' at Manrock!
Manrock Brewery
5 Cities Drive
Pismo Beach, ca
The Blue Flamingos are bringing their acoustic blues, pop favs and originals to the back patio of the always uppity, craft beer and oven baked pizza extravaganza that is Manrock Brewery! Bring those toes for some serious tappin'
Friday, March 6th, 2015 7:00 PM PST
Blues at the "Bang"!
Bang the Drum Brewery
Orcutt Rd.
S.L.O., ca.
Brian and his duo "The Blue Flamingos" will be flying back for an encore performance at the very popular Bang the Drum Brewery. Great craft brews,verrry cool ambience, tasty food and all the toe tappin' slip-sliden' acoustic blues you want and need! It's banging!
Sunday, February 8th, 2015 1:00 PM PST
Back at Cabo!
Cabo's Bar and Grill
Carpenteria, ca
The Blue Flamingos are back in Carp at the wonderful Cabo's.....incredible fish tacos, great bar, beachy atmosphere.......it works for us!
Saturday, January 31st, 2015 1:00 PM PST
Blues and Brews!
Beach Ball Brewery
Summerland, ca
Brian's Blue Flamingos Duo will be flying down (figuratively) to dish up some great acoustic, slip sliden' toe tappin' harmonica wailin' blues for the folks down south. It's been said their IPA's are to die for....we'll see!!!
Sunday, January 25th, 2015 1:00 PM PST
Cruisin' to Cabo!!
Cabo Bar and Grill
Carpenteria, ca
Brian's doing a solo gig at the always fun and festive Cabo Bar and Grill.Their fish tacos are innnnnnnnnncredible..the music tasty, and the vibe just right..see ya there!
Saturday, January 24th, 2015 7:00 PM PST
Private Party!
Brian's doing a solo dinner party gig playing all his original piano and instrumental guitar pieces for a birthday/dinner party in Cambria....ahhhh ambient,refined music under the stars...should be fun!
Saturday, January 17th, 2015 7:00 PM PST
Private Party at the Beach!
Santa Barbara, ca
Brian and his Bluescruisers will be cruising down to S.B. for a private affair near Montecito.....there's always a story that comes with these kinda gigs!
Friday, January 9th, 2015 7:00 PM PST
Banging Blues!
Bang the Drum Brewery
Orcutt and Duncun st.
San Luis Obispo, ca.
Price: $bring your thirst!
Brian with his Blue Flamingo partner percussionist Dennis Jones will be bustin' out a whole lotta slipslidin', toe tappin' blues and more at the tastily decorated and tastily serving "Bang the Drum Brewery". Come on down for some great brews and blues! See ya there!
Saturday, December 20th, 2014 7:00 PM PST
Cabo's Christmas Blues!
Cabo's Cantina
Carpenteria, ca
Back for another night at Cabo's. Great grilled food and premium beers and tequilas abound. Ready, set, go!
Friday, December 19th, 2014 7:00 PM PST
Christmas Blues at Cabo!
Cabo Cantina
Carpenteria, ca
Brian's up and running after rehab. (surgical...not substance...lol ) Dishing up some tasty, uptempo acoustic blues and more at the always fun Cabo Cantina! See ya there!
Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 8:00 AM PDT
Body Maintainance Tour!
Arroyo Grande Hospital
Brian's gonna have to shut it down for a few weeks while he gets his hip resurfaced due to a childhood auto accident.....awwwww the ramifications of past events. He'll fire up the silver bullet hopefully in December and BluesCruise into the new year. Lookout 2015!!!
Sunday, October 19th, 2014 2:00 PM PDT
All Originals at Morovino Winery!
Morovino Winery
Avila Beach
Brian's back at the always festive Morovino Wine Tasting facility in the heart of Avila Beach. There wines are EXCELLENT along with the vibe the venue puts out. See ya there!
Saturday, October 11th, 2014 6:00 PM PDT
Willow Wine n' Dine!
Willow Wine Bar and Restaurant
Willow Street
Nipomo, ca
Brian and his Blue Flamingo percussionist Mr. Dennis Jones are back for another great Sat. evening at the verrry cool Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant. With an awesome fireplace infused patio, great wine and sumptuous food offerings, Willow is fast becoming one of the great venues in the 5 cities area. See ya there!
Saturday, September 27th, 2014 6:00 PM PDT
Wild at Willow
WillowWine Bar
Please see Sept. 14th venue description for details!
Sunday, September 21st, 2014 2:00 PM PDT
Sunday at the Beach.....
Morivino Wine Tasting
Avila Beach, ca.
What a great place! Great wine....awesome vibe and all originals..........whoa...see ya there!
Saturday, September 20th, 2014 1:00 PM PDT
Kickin' it at Cabo's!!
Cabo's Bar and Grill
Carpinteria Ave
Carpenteria, ca
Brian's heading on down to the beautiful beach town of Carpenteria for a festive, toe tappin' show at Cabo's Bar and Grill. These guys have the best fish tacos EVER! See ya at the beach!
Friday, September 19th, 2014 4:30 PM PDT
Friday Wine Down st the Beach!
Sand Castle Inn
Stimson St.
Pismo Beach, ca
Please see Sept. 18th show for venue description.
Thursday, September 18th, 2014 4:30 PM PDT
Serenade at the Sand Castle
Sand Castle Inn
Stimson St.
Pismo Beach, ca
Brian and possibly the other Flamingo (D.J.) will be serving up a tasty dish of acoustic blues, pop gems and tropical/Latin instrumentals for a wine tasting event at the Lovely Sand Castle Inn in Pismo Beach. To the beach!!
Sunday, September 14th, 2014 5:00 PM PDT
Blues and more at Willow Wine Bar!
Brian with the duo "The Blue Flamingos" is back at the Willow Wine Bar/Restaurant for another great event of wine-tasting uppity blues and pop favs along with Willow's delectable menu offerings.....see ya there!
Sunday, September 7th, 2014 1:30 PM PDT
ART IN THE PARK!
Dinosaur Caves Park
Shell Beach, ca
Brian's Blue Flamingo Duo will be back for its 10th season conjuring up an eclectic blend of slip slidin' blues, pop gems and original acoustic fingerstyle instrumentals overlooking the beautiful Pacific. Wander around all of the creative artisan booths while the Blue Flamingos layer the event with a musical ambience. What a way to spend a Sunday afternoon!
Sunday, August 24th, 2014 5:00 PM PDT
Gettin' Wild at Willow!!
Willow Wine Bar
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca
Time for another uptempo afternoon at Nipomo's new hot spot for fine wines, sumptuous food and intoxicating tunes with the Blue Flamingoes. What a way to spend a summer afternoon!
Friday, August 22nd, 2014 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!
Please see Aug. 1st venue description.
Sunday, August 17th, 2014 2:00 PM PDT
Blusin' at the Beach
Morovino Wine Bar
Passage Landing St.
Avila Beach Ca
Brian's being asked back for another round of all originals at the lovely Morovino Wine Bar in downtown Avila Beach. Great wines, intimate venue and the beach........what could be better?
Friday, August 15th, 2014 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!
Please see Aug. 1st venue description.
Sunday, August 10th, 2014 - Sunday, August 10th, 2014 at 4:00 PM PDT
Getting Wild at Willow
Willow Wine Bar
Please see Aug. 24th venue and location description!
Friday, August 8th, 2014 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!
Please see Aug. 1st venue description.
Friday, August 1st, 2014 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay
San Luis Bay Inn
Avila Beach, ca
Brian continues on as the House Musician at this beautiful resort overlooking the Pacific in Avila. To die for views. Generally a private event unless a formal invite from Brian can be procured. Start procuring....(:
Sunday, July 27th, 2014 3:00 PM PDT
Wining it at Willow
Willlow Wine Bar
Please see June 28th venue description.
Friday, July 25th, 2014 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!
San Luis Bay Inn
Please see June 27th date for venue description!
Sunday, July 20th, 2014 2:00 PM PDT
Originals at Morovino!
Morovino Wine Tasting
76 Landing Passage
Avila Beach
ca
Brian's bringing all of his originals for piano, acoustic guitar instrumentals and his toe tappin',
slip sliden' blues to the intimate Morovino Wine Tasting gem tucked away in the little beach village that is Avila. See ya there!
Saturday, July 19th, 2014 1:00 PM PDT
Willow Wine Bar and Deli
willow St.
Nipomo, ca
Brian and his Blue Flamingos duo are back for another fun Sat. afternoon of toe tappin' tunes for your listening pleasure. Grab some great wine and enjoy!
Friday, July 18th, 2014 3:00 PM PDT
Blues By the Bay!
Please see June 27th venue description.
Friday, July 11th, 2014 3:00 PM PDT
Blues By the Bay!
Please see June 27th venue description.
Friday, July 4th, 2014 3:00 PM PDT
Blues By the Bay!
Please see June 27th venue description..............see ya there!
Sunday, June 29th, 2014 1:00 PM PDT
Wailin' Harp down in Carp!
Cabo's Bar and Grill
Carpenteria Ave
Carpenteria, ca
Brian's going to mosey on down to Carpenteria...a grrreat little beach town to see friends and provide the vibe at Cabo's. Great outside patio venue with the BEST fish tacos anywhere!!
Saturday, June 28th, 2014 1:00 PM PDT
Willow Wine Bar and Deli
Willow St.
Nipomo, ca
Brian's Duo "The Blue Flamingos" are swooping into the new Willow Wine Bar for an afternoon of slipslidin' blues, pop favorites and originals. It's s great place with plenty of seating, great wines and delicious offerings of various plates and delectable. See ya there!
Friday, June 27th, 2014 3:00 PM PDT
Blues By the Bay!
San Luis Bay Inn
Avila Drive
Avila Beach, ca
It's summertime and Brian is back as the house musician at the beautiful San Luis Bay Inn. Warm breezes, huge views of the Pacific and Brian playing an eclectic mix of tropical/latin instrumentals, pop favs and original slide blues with wailin' harp await those who visit as owners. Semi-private event but if you're discreet,you might be able to enjoy the views, music and the winetasting. Viva la adventure!
Friday, May 23rd, 2014 3:00 PM PDT
Blues By the Bay!!
San Luis Bay Inn
Avila Beach, ca
Brian continues his house musician status at the beautiful San Luis Bay Inn on select Fridays. The views and the music are to die for!
Sunday, May 11th, 2014 10:00 PM PDT
Mother's Day Concert
Avila Bay Athletic Club and Spa
San Luis Drive
Avila Beach, ca
805-595-7600
Price: ask when mKING RESERVATIONS
Brian's back at the beautiful Avila Bay Club/Spa for another sumptuous brunch on Mother's Day. This sells out soon so don't wait too long. Brian will be doing many originals from his two instrumental CD's as well as some select laid back tunes with vocals on the acoustic guitar. Great ambiance, excellent food selections, live music...it's the place to be on Mother's Day!!
Friday, April 11th, 2014 4:00 PM PDT
Blues By the Bay!
San Luis Bay Inn
San Luis Drive....on the water!
Avila Beach
Brian continues on as the house musician at the beautiful San Luis Bay Inn. Good news.......the views are to die for with a panoramic view of the Pacific as a backdrop to the music...bad news...it's a private event unless you're an owner of a timeshare there.
Saturday, September 28th, 2013 3:30 PM PDT
Abalone Fiesta!
Private Event
......MMMMMMMMMMMM abalone. Brian will be doing a private event in Arroyo Grande Sat. for a hungry group of abalone lovers. Sorry that it's closed to the public but, fresh abalone and toe tappin' blues...........what a combo!!
Saturday, August 31st, 2013 12:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY!
Saturday, August 17th, 2013 6:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!
Cuvee' Wine Bar and Bistro
First Street
Avila Beach, ca
***Please see August 9th date for venue description......see ya there!
Sunday, August 11th, 2013 12:00 PM PDT
Sizzlin'Summer at Stacked!
Stacked Sandwiches
oOak Park and Grand Ave
Grover Beach, ca.
Please see June 30 for venue description.......see ya there!!
Friday, August 9th, 2013 6:00 PM PDT
Summertime Blues!!
Cuvee' Wine Bar and Bistro
First St. Avila Beach
ca
The Blue Flamingoes with Brian Black are swooping into Avila Beach for a great evening of sparkling champagne, sumptuous small dinner plates and of course all the toe tappin' original acoustic slide blues, wailin' harmonica and a acoustic pop favs. Check it!!
Sunday, August 4th, 2013 1:30 PM PDT
ART IN THE PARK
DINOSAUR CAVES
Shell Beach, ca.
The Blue Flamingos will be landing for their annual show at the always beautiful Dinsoaur Caves Art in The Park event in Shell Beach! Fantastic art/craft treasures await, overlooking the blue Pacific, along with The Blue Flamingos bringing their own treasures for your enjoyment!
Saturday, July 20th, 2013 6:00 PM PDT
Cuvee'
Please see July 13th venue description.
Saturday, July 13th, 2013 6:00 PM PDT
Bubbly Blues!
Cuvee'
Avila Beach, ca
It's time to get back for some more blues by the bay at Cuvee' Champagne Bar in beautiful Avila Beach. With to die for edible delights by Mari and the Blue Flamingos flying in for some toe tappin' tunes, it's a great place to be on a Saturday summer evening! See ya there!
Sunday, June 30th, 2013 12:00 PM PDT
Summertime blues At Stacked!
Stacked Sandwiches
Oak Park and Grand Ave
Grover Beach, ca
It's time to get back to "Stacked" where the beer is icy, the sandwiches to die for and Brian and Bree's Blue Flamingos providing an eclectic blend of pop favs. original slide blues and guitar slappin'latin originals....what a way to spend a Sunday afternoon!
Saturday, June 22nd, 2013 6:00 PM PDT
Summertime Blues!!
Cuvee'
Avila Beach, ca
Brian and the other Flamingo "Ms. Bree" are back for some tasty delights at the new hot spot in Avila Beach. Cuvee' boasts a great ambience, amazing delectable delights from Mari and the Blue Flamingos dishing out all sorts of latin instrumentals, pop favs and toe tappin' blues on the silver bullet slide guitar...........sounds fun, huh?
Thursday, June 13th, 2013 6:00 PM PDT
Cruzin' For A Bluzin"
Cuvee' Champagne Bar
Avila Beach, ca
Please see dates in May for venue description............see ya there!
Thursday, May 23rd, 2013 6:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!
Cuve'e Bistro
Avila Beach, ca.
Please see April 27th venue description for details!
Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 6:00 PM PDT
Roll Out the Red!!
Red Carpet Wine Tasting
Price Street
Pismo Beach, ca
Last minute addition for a "Wine Down Wednesday" show.........The crowd there is genuinely upbeat and fun..........perfect for some slide blues, wailin' harmonica and all the rest from The Blue Flamingos...come on down!!
Saturday, May 11th, 2013 6:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!
Cuve'e Bistro
Avila Beach, ca
See April 27th venue description for event details!
Saturday, April 27th, 2013 6:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!
Cuve'e Bistro
Avila Beach, ca
A warm welcome to a wonderful new venue in the heart of Avila Beach......Cuve'e Bistro!!! Sumptious offerings of culinary delights blended with a very high-end spectrum of champagne,wines and premium beers, sets the tone for a not to be missed experience. Coupled with Brian dishing out an eclectic mix of original blues, latin/tropical instrumentals and pop favorites promises to deliver an evening of no regrets! See ya there!
Thursday, April 11th, 2013 4:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!
San Luis Bay Inn Resort
San Luis Drive
Avila Beach, ca
Brian and occasionally some of his Blue Flamingos continue their run as the house band for the beautiful San Luis Bay Inn Resort. The good news is there will be some great up-tempo, toe-tappin' acoustic blues,latin-infused acoustic instrumentals and lots of pop-friendly tunes wafting across the beautiful blues Pacific...............the bad news is that it's a private weekly event unless you're an owner or guest, but if so..........we'll see ya there every Friday and Sat. between4-7:00 through November.
Thursday, April 4th, 2013 3:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay...Ongoing!!!
San Luis Bay Resort
San Luis Drive
Avila Beach, ca
The beat goes on as Brian continues as the house musician at the beautiful San Luis bay Resort. This is an ongoing gig that overlooks the beautiful blue Pacific on Fridays until further notice!!!
Sunday, March 17th, 2013 2:00 PM PDT
Blues by the Bay!!!
Avila Wine and Roasting
Avila Beach, ca
The weather's getting warm so it's time
to head on down to beautiful Avila Beach for some delicious wine and toe tappin' acoustic blues! What a way to spend a Sunday afternoon!
Saturday, October 27th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA
SHELL BEACH RD.
SHELL BEACH, CA
Please see oct. 6th venue description.
Saturday, October 20th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S
SHELL BEACH RD.
SHELL BEACH, CA
Please see Oct. 6th venue description.
Saturday, October 13th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S
SHELL BEACH RD.
SHELL BEACH, CA
Please see Oct.6 venue description.
Sunday, October 7th, 2012 1:30 PM PDT
ART IN THE PARK.!!!!
DINOSAUR CAVES
Dinosaur Caves Shell Beach
It's that time of year again when Brian gets asked back to provide his array of original instrumentals on both acoustic guitar and all the toe tappin' slide blues from his silver bullet resophonic guitar. Warm autumn days, the Blue Pacific as a backdrop and wonderfully creative artisans to explore. What a way to spend a Sunday afternoon!!
Saturday, October 6th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
CANTINA CONCERT!!
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Road...near Alex's Barbecue
Shell Beach, ca
Come on out To Zorro's Cantina for some to die for mexican cuisine, beautuful ambiance and the Blue Flamingos serving up a delicious array of latin instrumentals, acoustic pop and slip slidin' blues!
Sunday, September 30th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
Sunday by the SLO creek!
Luna Red
next to the SLO mission
san luis obispo, ca
The blue Flamingos are back at Luna Red
for another beautiful Fall evening outside next to the creek. Fly on over sip some great wines and enjoy the distinct flavors that are Luna Red!!
Saturday, September 29th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!
Please see Sept. 8th date for venue description. Fly on over!!!
Sunday, September 23rd, 2012 12:00 PM PDT
Have a Ball in the Fall at Stacked!
Stacked Sandwiches
Oak Park and Grand Ave.
Grover Beach, ca.
This will be Brian and Bree's last show of the season at Stacked Sandwiches. Expect sumptious food, awesome brews and a heaping serving acoustic covers and Brian's signature slide guitar on his blues originals playing his National "silver bullet" chrome guitar! See ya there!
Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Please see sept. 8th date for venue description....see ya there!!
Saturday, September 15th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!!
See Sept. 8th date for venue description.
Friday, September 14th, 2012 10:00 PM PDT
Slipslidin' at Luna!
Luna Red
next to the SLO Mission
San Luis Obispo, ca
Brian and Bree are going to be putting some upitty slip-sliding, harmonica wailin' blues and more Friday night starting at 10:00. make sure your toes are in shape for some serious tappin'!
Saturday, September 8th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
Fall Fun at Zorro's Cantina!!!
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Road
Shell Beach, ca
It's finally Fall.....time for the best weather on the Central Coast!!
The Blue Flamingos will be serving up tasty acoustic instrumentals, ballads and the impossible to resist toe-tappin' acoustic-slide blues. Great food, ambiance and The Blue Flamingos.....see ya there!!
Sunday, September 2nd, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
The Blue Flamingos Fly into San Luis Obispo
Luna Red
San Luis Obispo, ca
The Blue Flamingos will land at the newly located Luna Red Restaurant next to the SLO Mission for a Sunday early evening show filled with laid-back ballads, instrumental guitar and a little slide blues for good measure. What a perfect way to finish ooff the weekend!!
Friday, August 31st, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!!
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA
Please see April 28th date for venue description. See ya there!!
Friday, August 24th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!!
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA
Please see April 28th date for venue description. See ya there!
Friday, August 17th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!!
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA
Please see April 28th date for venue description! See ya there!
Saturday, August 11th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA
Please see April 28th date for venue description. See ya there!
Saturday, August 4th, 2012
BLUESAPALOOZA!!
BLUESAPALOOZA IN MAMMOTH!!
Brian and Bree are off to Mammoth Mountain to take in and add to the great groove of Bluesapalooza Festival in Mammoth. We'll be back locally next week!!
Sunday, July 29th, 2012 12:00 PM PDT
Sizzlin' Summer Blues at Stacked Sandwiches!
Stacked Sandwiches
Oak Park and Grand Ave.
Grover Beach, ca.
Brian and "Bsckbeat Bree" are pulling out more original blues gems accompanied by Bree's toe tappin' cajon and vocals adding to mix. bring your appetite, thirst and groove and come on out to Stacked!
Saturday, July 28th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!!
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA
Pllease refer to April 28th venue description. See ya there!
Saturday, July 21st, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!!
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
CA
Please refer to April 28th venue description. See ya there!
Saturday, July 14th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!!
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA
Please refer to April 28th venue description. See ya there!
Saturday, July 7th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA
Please refer to April 28th venue description. See ya there!
Saturday, June 30th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!!
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA
Please refer to June 23rd venue description....see ya there!!!
Sunday, June 24th, 2012 12:00 PM PDT
Stoked at Stacked!
Stacked Sandwiches
Oak Park and Grand Ave.
Grover Beach, ca
The Bluescruiseers are back at Stacked Sandwiches to dish out another helping of acoustic covers and originals, harmonica wailin' blues and Latin tinged instrumental originals. What a way to spend a Sunday afternoon!
Saturday, June 23rd, 2012 5:15 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!!
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA
Brian and Bree are back at the wonderfully quaint Zorro's Cantina as they offer up dishes of acoustic instrumentals off of Brian's Pineapple Salsa alblum as well as some select acoustic laid-back ballads and some toe-tappin', slip-slidin' harmonica wailing acoustic blues....great food and music are always a wonderful pairing!!
Saturday, June 16th, 2012 9:00 PM PDT
Live Oak Festival
Live Oak Music Festival
Santa Ynez
Santa Barbara, ca.
Brian and Ms. Bree will be taking in and putting out all sorts of music during this wonderful local festival!!
Saturday, June 9th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!!
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA
Please refer to April 28th venue description.....see ya there!!
Saturday, June 2nd, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!!
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA
Please refer to April 28th venue description....
Saturday, May 26th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!!
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA
Please refer to April 28th venue description............see ya there!!
Sunday, May 20th, 2012 12:00 PM PDT
Springtime at Stacked!!!
Stacked Sandwiches
corner of Oak Park and Grand Ave
Grover Beach, ca
Brian and Bluescruiser Bree are coming back to "Stacked" for another season of great food, brews and slip slidin' toe tappin' blues and more! See ya at Stacked!
Saturday, May 19th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA
Please refer to April 28th venue description.....see ya there!!
Saturday, May 5th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
ZORRO'S CANTINA!!!
Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach
See above description........same great atmosphere/food....same great music!!!
Saturday, April 28th, 2012 5:30 PM PDT
Live at Zorro's!
Zorro's Cantina
Shell Beach Road
Shell Beach
Brian and Ms. Bree will be adding to the already quaint atmosphere of Zorro's.....with it's highly rated cusine expect to dine with the sounds of acoustic instrumentals wafting through the trees and some tasty laid back slide blues for good measure!
Friday, March 16th, 2012 6:30 PM PDT
ZINFULLY WONDERFUL!!!
CASTORO WINERY
Bethel Road
TEMPLETON, ca
call:damfine
It's Zinfest time again and the folks at Castoro Winery are offering up another "zinfully wonderful" event showcasing an array delectable zinfadel wines coupled with a sumptious dinner, topped off with Brian and his BluesCruisers providing the crowd with a vast array of musical genres ranging from delecate piano/guitar instrumentals, to foot-stompin' harmonica wailing, slide-guitaring acoustic blues.....nuf said! See ya at the show!!!
Sunday, January 22nd, 2012 3:00 PM PST
Booogie down at the Village!!!!
The Village
After the holidays it's time for Brian and Ms. Bree to get back in the saddle and fire up some danceable blues for the friends down at the Village.Lookin' to have a good time!
Sunday, September 25th, 2011 1:00 PM PDT
BACK AT STACKED!!
STACKED SANDWICHES
Oak Park and Grand Ave.
Grover Beach, ca
Brian and Bree are being asked to come back again and close out the music season at the absolute best sandwich shop on the Central Coast. Come on down and enjoy a beautiful Indian Summer day with great food and music!!
Saturday, September 17th, 2011 6:30 PM PDT
CASTORO WINE MEMBERS BARBECUE CONCERT!
CASTORO WINERY
TEMPLETON, CA
Brian has been asked back to do another
annual wine members barbecue concert! This is always a verrry festive affair with two separate stages, gourmet fixins, fine wine and Brian's blues, acoustic pop and instrumental gems to garnish off the night! Gotta love it!!
Sunday, September 4th, 2011 1:30 PM PDT
ART IN THE PARK.!!!!
DINOSAUR CAVES
SHELL BEACH, CA
Brian is back for another wonderful afternoon of blue skies, blue ocean, exquisite art/crafts and a wide variety of acoustic gems to tickle your ears as you meander around this beautiful art fair!
Sunday, August 14th, 2011 1:00 PM PDT
SIZZILIN' SONGS AT STACKED!!
STACKED SANDWICHES
GROVER BEACH
It's summertime and the livin' is easy, the brews icy and some toe tappin' blues and acoustic gems await you at STACKED SANDWICHES! Come on down and enjoy!
Sunday, August 7th, 2011 12:00 PM PDT
LAZY LOCAL CONCERT AT CASTORO
CASTORO WINERY
Bethel Road
Templeton, ca.
Brian is being asked back to the wonderful Castoro Winery for a sizzlin' summer concert. Great slide acoustic blues, boppin' piano, wailin' harmonica and acoustic favs and originals await. The wine will be flowing so bring your "gonna have some fun" attitude and help us make it a head boppin' good time as we celebrate Bree's birthday and get her to help us out on stage with some percussion, smiles and who knows what else!!
Saturday, July 2nd, 2011 1:00 PM PDT
MUSICAL FIREWORKS AT STACKED!!
STACKED SANDWICHES
Grand and Oak park rd.
Grover Beach, ca
For Fourth of July weekend Brian and percussionist/harmony vocalist Bree will be serving up a tasty array of original slide resocoustic blues and acoustic latin/tropical instrumentals off of Brian's two alblums. Enjoy a great Saturday summer afternoon at Stacked!!
Sunday, June 5th, 2011 1:00 PM PDT
BLUES AND BREWS!!
STACKED SANDWICHES
GROVER BEACH
Brian's back at Stacked Sandwiches for another show of great food, brews, blues and everything else...acoustic pop, latin instrumentals....you get the idea! What a great way to spend a Sunday afternoon! See ya there!
Sunday, May 8th, 2011 10:00 PM PDT
MOTHER'S DAY IN AVILA!!
THE AVILA BAY CLUB
San Luis Drive
Avila Beach
595-7600
Price: $call for reservations
Brian is back again at the beautiful Avila Bay Club for their famous Mother's Day Brunch celebration! Expect absolutely sumptious offerings, flowing liquids and original, ambient piano and acoustic gems courtesy of Brian Black.....what a perfect way to honor mom. See ya there!!
Sunday, March 20th, 2011
WEDDING/PRIVATE PARTY
OLD CAMBRIA CHURCH/INDIGO MOON
CAMBRIA, CA
This will be a private affair for two very lovely people....Cadie and Russ we love ya and wish you the best!!!
Sunday, October 3rd, 2010 1:30 PM PDT
A BLUE FLAMINGO SUNDAY!!!
ART IN THE PARK...DINOSAUR CAVES
PISMO BEACH
TBF will fly out and provide an eclectic blend of acoustic fingerstyle duets, pop gems and toe tappin' acoustic slide blues down by the blue Pacific for the Artisians and weekend-wanderers down by dinosaur caves..........how fun is that??
Saturday, September 18th, 2010 6:30 PM PDT
DAM FINE WINE & DINE!!
CASTORO WINERY
BETHEL ROAD
TEMPLETON, CA
1-800-DAM-FINE
The Blue Flamingos will be flying into Templeton's Castoro Winery for a sumptious barbecue and wine extraveganza. Great pairings with Castoro's excellent wine selections along with The Blue Flamingos serving up an eclectic mix of tropical-latin gems off of their recent CD, along with many other originals with Brian showcasing his slide blues and wailin' harmonica licks. Reservations are a must for this event!!
Sunday, August 29th, 2010 3:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY @ HOLLY'S!!!!
This will be a private affair for a dear, sweet tennis buddy and her friends.....let the music, food and fun keep on flowing!!
Sunday, July 25th, 2010 12:00 PM PDT
STACKED IN YOUR FAVOR!!
STACKED SANDWICHES
191.Oak Park Blvd.
Grover Beach, ca
489-9866
The Blue Flamingos are flying into Stacked Sandwiches for a Sunday show!!
Layers of acoustic duo originals off of their "Sunset Salsa Serenade" CD as well as great acoustic blues favs. and originals from Brian's "Silk N' Steel" CD. What a way to spend a Sunday afternoon!!
Friday, July 9th, 2010 2:00 PM PDT
BLUES AND BREWS!!
STACKED SANDWICHES
191S.Oak St.
Grover Beach, ca
489-9866
It's summer time. It's hot. Your hungry and thirsty for great fresh food, a beer-utopia and Brian serving up all sorts of great slide-blues, boppin' piano and acoustic gems from his original archive as well as some choice pop-favorites for your listening pleasure. Enjoy!!!!
Sunday, February 28th, 2010 8:00 PM PST
WE WILL RETURN TO THE MUSIC AFTER A BRIEF SURGICAL MOMENT!!
ARROYO GRANDE HOSPITAL
ARROYO GRANDE
Mr. Black will be temporarily sidelined as he becomes slightly bionic with his right knee. It seems all that foot tappin' during blues tunes has finally been "tapped" out. This, and some studio work while recuperating will get the BluesCruisers and The Blue Flamingos back out performing in June, just in time for the summer season!See ya soon!!!
Friday, February 26th, 2010 4:30 PM PST
TIME TO WINE DOWN!!
COSTA de ORO WINERY
next to Cool Hand Lukes...Stowell Ave, east
Santa Maria, CA
805=-922-1468
Brian and Mojo of The Blue Flamingos are back for another fun Friday at Costa. It's always a spirited crowd (no pun....really) so, bring your shaker eggs and join the band!!
Sunday, January 31st, 2010 2:00 PM PST
SUNDAY WINETASTING!
COSTA de ORO WINERY
next to Cool Hand Lukes...Stowell Ave, east
Santa Maria, ca
805=-922-1468
It's time for the Blue Flamingos to leave their holiday nest and begin 2010 with a lively wine tasting at the lovely Costa de Oro Winery. Great wine, appetizers, paired with the multi-layered sounds of The Blue Flamingos!! See ya Sunday!!
Friday, December 18th, 2009 8:00 PM PST
FAMILY TIME!!!
HOME
HOME
HOME
Brian and his pals are taking a few weeks off for connecting with family, friends and gearing up for the 2010 season.....see ya soon.......B.B.
Thursday, December 17th, 2009 6:00 PM PST
RETIREMENT PARTY!
THE SLO VETERAN'S HALL
Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo, ca
This is a private event for a WONDERFUL soul who has given so much to others, and is now being honored for her service!!! Irene ROCKS!!!!
Sunday, November 29th, 2009 2:00 PM PST
FLOUR POWER PERFORMANCE!!
UTOPIA BAKERY
Broad St.
San Luis Obispo, ca 93401
Brian will be bringing out a batch of his originals....piano instrumentals, acoustic instrumentals and slide blues w/vocals at this quaint little venue on a lazy Sunday afternoon. Come on down and have one of Utopia's gourmet baked goods and enjoy!!!
Sunday, November 22nd, 2009 1:30 PM PST
SERENADING AT SYDNEY CREEK!!
Private performance......always unique and special!
Friday, November 20th, 2009 4:30 PM PST
"WINEDOWN" FRIDAY!!!
COSTA de ORO WINERY
1361 S. Nicholson
Santa Maria, ca
This will be Brian's first performance at this intimate little wine tasting bar with wonderful wines, a gift section and verrry cool, natural fresh produce area!
See ya there!!!
Sunday, October 25th, 2009 1:30 PM PDT
PRIVATE PERFORMANCE
SYDNEY CREEK
Brian and Mojo are back at the "Creek" to entertain and enjoy the residents. They're a wonderful, warm group. We just have to be careful who we give the tambourines too!!!
Monday, October 19th, 2009 5:00 PM PDT
BAY INN BLUES!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS DR.
AVILA BEACH, ca
See above posting for more info.
Monday, October 12th, 2009 5:00 PM PDT
BAY INN BLUES!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS DR.
AVILA BEACH, ca
See above posting for more info.
Monday, October 5th, 2009 5:00 PM PDT
BAY INN BLUES!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS DR.
AVILA BEACH, ca

See above posting for more info.
Monday, September 28th, 2009 5:00 PM PDT
BAY INN BLUES!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS DR.
AVILA BEACH, ca
See above for more info.
Monday, September 21st, 2009 5:00 PM PDT
FALL FUN AT THE BAY INN RESORT
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
Brian and one of his BluesCruisers are back again at the Bay Inn Resort. The is to die for........see ya there!!!
Monday, August 31st, 2009 5:30 PM PDT
END OF SUMMER SHOW ON THE PACIFIC!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
San Luis Dr.
Avila Beach, ca.
The weather is great,but summer in winding down. But not before one more show with the best view on the Central Coast.!! It's gonna be fun!!
Sunday, August 30th, 2009 1:30 PM PDT
CONCERT IN SYDNEY!!! (creek that is....(:
SYDNEY CREEK
Brian is back to entertain the wonderful folks at Sydney Creek, along with one of his talented musicians at his side.....hmmmm...Ocho-Mojo, The Blue Flamingos or the BluesCruisers.....decisions, decisions.....(:
Monday, August 24th, 2009 5:30 PM PDT
THE BLUE FLAMINGOS FLY IN!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
San Luis Dr.
Avila Beach, ca
Brian brings Mr. Mojo Johnson back for an encore of blues and shimmering acoustic duets that are the Blue Flamingos signature sound!!
Monday, August 17th, 2009 5:30 PM PDT
OCHO-MOJO GETTIN' LOCO!!
SAN LUI S BAY INN
San Luis Dr.
Avila Beach, ca
Debra Windsong is back with Brian, bringing her golden voice and gorgeous harp playing with her. It's gonna be fun!!!
Monday, August 10th, 2009 5:30 PM PDT
BARBECUE AND BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
San Luis Dr.
Avila Beach, ca
Brian's back with a acoustic blues show with all of the slip sliden', harmonica wailin' you can handle. Bring your dancin' shoes!!!
Monday, August 3rd, 2009 5:30 PM PDT
BACK AT THE BAY!!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
Either OCHO-MOJO OR THE BLUE FLAMINGOS will be on hand to hook-up with Brian for another great show!!!
Monday, July 27th, 2009 5:30 PM PDT
THE BLUE FLAMINGOS PACIFIC SPLASHDOWN!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
San Luis Dr.
Avila Beach, ca
Brian brings out another one of his groups....THE BLUE FLAMINGOS, to showcase the upcoming CD (unnamed as of yet) of acoustical duets with Mojo Johnson. They'll be grooving rhythms, flashy leads and lots of guitar tappin'and slappin'!!
Thursday, July 23rd, 2009 6:30 PM PDT
ANOTHER CREEK EXPERIENCE!!
SYDNEY CREEK
SLO
We're back for another show for the residents at the Creek. This time Mojo and I will display some acoustic pryotechnics from our upcoming CD......
.... (no name as of yet...(:
I'm thinkin' they'll love it!!!!
Monday, July 20th, 2009 5:30 PM PDT
OCHO-MOJO MUSIC IN AVILA!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
San Luis Dr.
Avila Beach, CA.
Brian and Debra Windsong are back again for another musical treat at the beautiful resort in Avila Beach. Tons of rich harmonies, slip-sliden' blues and acoustical gems will be served up!!!
Monday, July 13th, 2009 5:15 PM PDT
OCHO-MOJO ON THE PACIFIC!!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
Avila Beach Dr.
Avila Beach, ca
Brian and Ms. Debra Windsong (aka Ocho-Mojo) will be bringing their harmonies and various instruments for a short show for the residents of the Bay Inn. Mondays CAN be something to look forward to!
Monday, July 6th, 2009 5:30 PM PDT
Brian Black's Blues and Brews at the Bay Inn!!
The San Luis Bay Inn
Avila Beach Dr.
Avila Beach, ca
Brian will be bring the "silver bullet slide" to the Bay Inn for some foot stompin' blues!
Monday, June 29th, 2009 5:30 PM PDT
BARBECUE BLAST ON THE PACIFIC!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
San Luis Dr.
Avila Beach, ca
Brian will be providing the tunes to barbecue by as he and Debra Wndsong bring the versatile duo OCHO-MOJO to the San Luis Bay Inn. Great views and brews with awesome blues and more by the blue Pacific!! What a way to spend a Monday afternoon!!
Sunday, June 28th, 2009 1:00 PM PDT
BACK AT THE CREEK!!
SYDNEY CREEK FACILITY
Another private affair on a lazy Sunday afternoon. We love entertaining the folks at Sydney Creek!!
Sunday, June 14th, 2009 8:00 PM PDT
The Blues Cat Cafe
Santa Barbara, ca
A new venue for the BluesCruisers. We're off on another little adventure in good ol' S.B.!!!
Friday, June 5th, 2009 8:00 PM PDT
Private Party....Santa Cruz!!
Sunday, May 31st, 2009 1:30 PM PDT
BACK AT THE CREEK ....SYDNEY!!
SYDNEY CREEK
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA
Brian and one of his many talented musicians are back at the creek to entertain the folks at Sydney Creek. This is a private affair...always intimate....always an adventure!
Saturday, May 23rd, 2009 7:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY!!!
Brian and the BluesCruisers will be entertaining in Santa Barbara, up in the hills, for birthday boy Eric. I'm thinkin' he's gonna have some fun!!!
Saturday, May 16th, 2009 8:00 PM PDT
BRIAN BLACK AND THE BLUESCRUISERS!!!
"GLUED TO THE FLOOR"
25TH AND SYCAMORE
LONG BEACH, CA
SEE ABOVE FOR DESCRIPTION!!!
Friday, May 15th, 2009 8:00 PM PDT
BLUESCRUISERS DOWN SOUTH!!
"BLUED TO THE FLOOR"
25TH AND SYCAMORE
LONG BEACH, CA
Brian and his BluesCruiser gang are heading down to Southern Ca. for some toe-tappin' acoustic slide blues boogie-time at this well kept secret gem of a blues club in Long Beach. Two nights with a blues lovin' crowd...gonna love it!!!
Sunday, May 10th, 2009 10:00 AM PDT
A BLUE FLAMINGO MOTHER'S DAY!!
THE AVILA BAY CLUB AND SPA
SAN LUIS DRIVE
AVILA BEACH, CA
595-7600
The Blue Flamingos are back at the beautiful Avila Bay Club....a stone's throw from Avila Beach. Mojo Johnson and yours truely will be providing an eclectic blend of original instrumental songs on piano and dueling acoustic guitars....along with a touch of acoustic and slide blues ballads to round out the show. Reservations are going fast, so give a call at 595-7600 to reserve a space for sumptious offerings from the house chef along with all the trimmings that the Blue Flamingos have to offer!!! See ya there!!!
Saturday, May 2nd, 2009 8:00 PM PDT
WINE TASTING...PRIVATE PARTY
The Blue Flamingos will be struttin' their stuff at the very swanky Dougles compound in Santa Barbara for a B-day party........who woulda thunk.......whoa..ya just never know....
Saturday, April 25th, 2009 3:00 PM PDT
LATTES' BY THE SEA WITH ...."OCHO-MOJO"!!!!
O'NEIL'S COFFEEHOUSE
CAYUCOS, CA
Come on down to a great little coffee house in Cayucos as Ms. Debra Windsong and yours truely showcase what two lead vocalists and two lead harmonica players can create! Along with all of the piano, acoustic guitar and of course slide blues added for good measure!!!
Friday, April 24th, 2009 6:00 PM PDT
SPRING CONCERT SERIES AT CALCAREOUS WINERY!
CALCEREOUS WINERY
OCH0-MOJO will do their first winery show at this very classy, upscale event.
Look for amazing harmonies, slide blues, rockin' piano and fun, uppity acoustic tunes to enhance your wine tasting experience!! ENJOY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Saturday, April 18th, 2009 2:00 PM PDT
Studio Time for Ocho-Mojo!!
Ms. Debra Windsong and your truely will be in the studio doing a CD sampler of what we have conjured up..........we're liking it ..........alot! Hoping you do too!!
Friday, April 17th, 2009 8:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY
On the ocean....great food, great people.... Brian Black and the BluesCruisers....sounnnnnds fun!
Sunday, March 29th, 2009 1:30 PM PDT
OCHO-MOJO....IN HARMONY
SYDNEY CREEK FACILITY
SLO, CA
This will be a very special show for the residents at Sydney Creek Facility. Brian and Debra will showcase their ample vocal harmonies on both piano and harmonica, providing a wonderful ambiance of catchy, uplifting familiar and original songs!!
Sunday, February 22nd, 2009 12:00 PM PST
PRIVATE PARTY-PLEASINGTON
Ahhh, the classic birthday bash....filled with great food and good friends, in the beautiful town of Pleasington.
Sounds like the perfect Sunday afternoon............
Sunday, October 26th, 2008 12:00 PM PDT
HAVIN' A BALL IN THE FALL!
CISCO'S RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO
This will be the last outside show at Cisco's for the season as Brian gets ready to head off to the British Virgin Islands for some fun in the sun and then some!! Upon returning, Brian and his BluesCruisers will take the month of December/January off from performances and concentrate on getting more original material laid down in the studio for an upcoming "Blue Flamingos" all instrumental acoustic guitar CD....hopefully to be in stores and at gigs in the late Spring. We've had excellent response from audiences that have heard certain selections. Mojo and I are verrrry excited about the possibilities (fesitvals, here we come!! Happy Holidays to all and we'll see ya at shows starting in February 09!!!! Love ya...........Brian
Saturday, October 11th, 2008 11:00 PM PDT
BRIAN BLACK AND THE BLUESCRUISERS!
CISCO'S RESTAURANT
NEST OT THE MISSION
SLO
Brian is bringing his trio to Cisco's on a beautiful Saturday afternoon. They'l be a wholllle lotta boogieing goin' on!! Come on down and get yer' fill!
Sunday, October 5th, 2008 1:30 PM PDT
ART IN THE PARK AT DINOSAUR CAVES
ART IN THE PARK
DINOSAUR CAVES
SHELL BEACH, CA
Brian is back for the 3rd season at the wonderful Art in the Park event....overlooking the blue Pacific in Shell Beach! Wonderful art pieces, crafts and delicious food offerings abound as Brian and one or more of his BluesCruisers keep things hoppin' on a beautiful Fall afternoon. See ya there!
Sunday, September 28th, 2008 2:00 PM PDT
SUNDAY'S ON THE DECK!!
THE SEA VENTURE RESORT
PARK ST.
PISMO BEACH, CA
Boogie blues, latin-world music instrumentals, acoustic based gems.....it's all there. See ya on the deck!
Sunday, September 21st, 2008 12:00 PM PDT
INDIAN SUMMER SONGS
CISCO'S RESTAURNT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO
September.....the best time of the year on the Central Coast....outside, the creek, great tunes, cold drinks and lunch........perfect!
Friday, September 19th, 2008 6:30 PM PDT
WINEMAKER'S BARBECUE!
VINA ROBLES WINERY
PASO ROBLES, CA.
227-4812
Brian and a few of his BluesCruisers will be getting the crowd at Vina Robles toe tappin' and head bobbin' for a late summer barbecue at this lovely winery. Call and make reservations soon and we'll see ya there!!
Sunday, August 31st, 2008 2:00 PM PDT
SUNDAY'S ON THE DECK
THE SEA VENTURE RESORT
PARK ST.
PISMO BEACH, CA
Brian and one or more of his BluesCruiser gang will be back on the upper deck overlooking the Pacific. See ya there!
Saturday, August 30th, 2008 12:00 PM PDT
END OF SUMMER SHOW BY THE CREEK!
CISCOS RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO
The BluesCruisers are back for an end of the summer show at one of the coolest venues in SLO.....outside next to the creek. We'll be slip sliden', strummin', poppin' congas and poundin' the piano all afternoon so grab yur appetite, thirst and groove on down to the show!
Friday, August 22nd, 2008 8:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY
GOLETA
Sunday, August 17th, 2008 12:00 PM PDT
GETTIN' DOWNTOWN IN SLO
CISCO'S RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO
Brian's back on a lovely summer Sunday with one of his BluesCruiser gang to give a dynamite duo! See ya at noon!
Saturday, August 9th, 2008 9:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY
Sunday, August 3rd, 2008 2:00 PM PDT
ENDLESS SUMMER BOOGIE!
THE SEA VENTURE RESORT
OCEAN BLVD.
PISMO BEACH, CA
It's time for another wonderful Sunday afternoon with sumptious food offerings, piano, acoustic guitars, slide resonators and wailin' harmonica, as Brian and MJ cruise through an awesome day next to the blue Pacific!
Sunday, July 27th, 2008 12:00 PM PDT
HOT FUN IN THE SUMMERTIME!!!
CISCOS RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO
Brian and his BluesCruisers are back for a mid-summer show that's sure to be cool and hot together. Latin-jazz instrumentals, boogie-blues, boppin' congas, rythem guitars, piano....it's all there for ya to take in!!
Friday, July 25th, 2008 6:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY
CITY OF PISMO BEACH
Saturday, July 19th, 2008 7:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY
Friday, July 11th, 2008 8:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY
SANTA BARBARA
Sunday, July 6th, 2008 2:00 PM PDT
BEACHTIME BLUES!
THE SEA VENTURE RESORT
OCEAN BLVD.
PISMO BEACH, CA
Happy Fourth of July Weekend...on the beach. Brian and BluesCruiser buddy MJ will be serving up some hot and cool boogie-blues on the deck from 2-6pm Wind down from the crazy weekend and enjoy your Sunday afternoon!
Friday, June 27th, 2008 12:00 PM PDT
FRIDAY FUN IN SLO TOWN!
CISCOS RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO
Brian will bring out all of his instruments to soothe, cajole, intice and entertain ya on a Friday afternoon.Check it out!
Sunday, June 22nd, 2008 2:00 PM PDT
LAZY SUMMER DAY ON THE DECK!
SEA VENTURE RESORT
OCEAN BLVD.
PISMO BEACH, CA
Brian and MJ are back for another wonderful day on the coast, overlooking the blue Pacific! The Sea Venture has outstanding food and with the varied array of musical genres performed by your's truely we have the makings of a perfect Sunday afternoon!
Saturday, June 21st, 2008 6:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY
Friday, June 13th, 2008 8:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY
Saturday, June 7th, 2008 12:00 PM PDT
SATURDAY BOOGIE-BLUES BY THE CREEK!
CISCOS RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO
Brian and his BluesCruisers are back for a new season at the always wonderful Ciscos by the creek! Come on down for great lunches, icy drinks and head-boppin' tunes. Nothing better!!
Sunday, June 1st, 2008 2:00 PM PDT
SUNDAY ON THE DECK!
SEA VENTURE RESORT
OCEAN AVE.
PISMO BEACH, CA
Brian's back with his duo partner MJ for another season of "SUNDAY'S ON THE DECK" at the lovely Sea Venture Resort. Blue ocean, blue skies and sumptious food and beverages await you....along with more musical styles than you can shake a guitar at. See ya there!
Saturday, May 31st, 2008 8:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY
Monday, May 26th, 2008 8:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY!!
Sunday, May 11th, 2008 10:00 AM PDT
MOTHER'S DAY BRUNCH!
AVILA BAY CLUB
AVILA BAY DR.
AVILA BAY, CA
HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY!!
Brian and compadre MJ will be on hand to serve up a delicious variety of instrumentals/low-key gems for the sumptious brunch offered by the Avila Bay Club. Think piano, acoustic dueling guitars, mellow slide guitar and congas for good measure!!A great way to spend a relaxed Sunday honoring good ol' mom!
Thursday, March 27th, 2008 4:00 PM PDT
BACK IN THE STUDIO FOR NEXT CD!!
SUTTON SOUND STUDIO
Finally, the time has come for Brian and Michael to focus their energy on their debut acoustic instrumental creation. All the tracks are originals, inspired by flamingo, latin-tinged jazz styles that truely have a signature sound woven through the tracks. This will take major precedence over doing live shows for a while, until we get a firm foundation established musically on the tracks. We're both verrrry excited about the possibilities. Stay tuned........
Tuesday, March 11th, 2008 4:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE WINE TASTING AFFAIR
KENNEDY NAUTALUS CENTER CONFERENCE ROOM
TANK FARM RD.
SLO
This is a private event held at the Kennedy Nautilus Conference Room.
Saturday, March 8th, 2008 7:30 PM PST
BLUES WITH THE VIEWS!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH
PLEASE SEE JAN. 11TH DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION!
Friday, March 7th, 2008 7:15 PM PST
BLUES WITH THE VIEWS!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH
PLEASE SEE JAN. 11TH DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION!
Saturday, February 23rd, 2008 7:30 PM PST
BLUES WITH THE VIEWS!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH
PLEASE SEE JAN. 11TH DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION!
Friday, February 22nd, 2008 7:30 PM PST
BLUES WITH THE VIEWS!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH
SEE JAN. 11TH DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION!
Saturday, February 9th, 2008 7:30 PM PST
BLUES WITH THE VIEWS!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH
SEE JAN. 11TH DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION!
Friday, February 8th, 2008 7:30 PM PST
BLUES WITH THE VIEWS!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH
SEE JAN. 11TH DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION!
Saturday, January 26th, 2008 7:30 PM PST
BLUES WITH THE VIEWS!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH
SEE JAN. 11TH DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION!!
Friday, January 25th, 2008 7:30 PM PST
BLUES WITH THE VIEWS!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH
SEE JAN. 11TH DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION!
Saturday, January 12th, 2008 7:30 PM PST
BLUES WITH THE VIEWS!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURNT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH
SEE JAN. 11TH DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION!!
Friday, January 11th, 2008 7:30 PM PST
BLUES WITH A VIEW!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH
2008 welcomes Brian and his various BluesCruisers continuing with their every other weekend shows at the beautiful Pelican Point Restaurant! Situated atop the cliffs, overlooking the blue Pacific, Brian runs the gamut of genres as he lays down smooth piano instrumentals on the grand piano provided, then transitioning into his personal collection of acoustic instrumental gems on his signature B.B. Larivee' cutaway guitar. As the dinner hour winds down it's time for Bri and the BluesCruisers to wind it up as he straps on the silver-bullet National slide guitar for some tasty, toe-tappin' dance and boogie tunes. Great food, awesome views and more musical styles than you can shake a margarita at!! The pleasure's all yours!
Monday, December 31st, 2007 8:00 PM PST
NEW YEAR'S EVE BOOGIE-FEST!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH, CA
Well folks, another year has gone by with many, many musical adventures to look fondly back on....but there's still ONE MORE NIGHT OF 2007 LEFT. That will be your chance to boogie into the new year right. Brian and his entire BluesCruiser gang will be at the beautiful Pelican Point Restaurant on Dec. 31st starting at 8:00 to get your toes tappin' and legs dancing. Get there early for an awesome dinner over-looking the blue Pacific. We'll bring ya into the New Year RIGHT!!
Saturday, December 29th, 2007 7:15 PM PST
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PISMO BEACH, CA.
Plase see Sept. 8th date for venue/show description.
Friday, December 28th, 2007 7:15 PM PST
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PISMO BEACH, CA.
Plase see Sept. 8th date for venue/show description.
Saturday, December 15th, 2007 7:30 PM PST
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
PELICAN POINT
PISMO BEACH, CA
Please see Sept. 8th date for venue/show description.
Friday, December 14th, 2007 7:30 PM PST
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PISMO BEACH, CA
Please see Sept. 8th for venue/show description.
Saturday, December 1st, 2007 7:30 PM PST
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PISMO BEACH, CA
Please see Sept. 8th for venue/show description.
Friday, November 30th, 2007 7:30 PM PST
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!!
PELICAN POINT
PISMO BEACH, CA
Please see Sept. 8th for venue/show description.
Saturday, November 24th, 2007 7:30 PM PST
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC !
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH, CA
See afore-mentioned venue/show description.
Friday, November 23rd, 2007 7:30 PM PST
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH, CA
See afore-mentioned venue/show description!
Saturday, November 17th, 2007 7:30 PM PST
BLUES BY THE PACIFIC!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PRICE ST.
PISMO BEACH, CA
See afore-mentioned venue/show description!
Friday, November 16th, 2007 7:30 PM PST
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC
PELICAN POINT
PISMO BEACH, CA
Please see Sept. 8th for venue and show description!!
Saturday, November 3rd, 2007 6:30 PM PDT
WEEKEND ON THE PACIFIC!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PLEASE SEE OCT. 5TH. DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION.
Friday, November 2nd, 2007 7:30 PM PDT
WEEKEND ON THE PACIFIC!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PLEASE REFER TO OCT. 5TH DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION! COME ON DOWN!
Sunday, October 21st, 2007 12:00 PM PDT
BEACHTIME BLUES!
THE SEA VENTURE
PARK ST.
PISMO BEACH, CA
Brian and a BluesCruiser or two will be back at the Sea Venture for another Sunday of head-boppin' beach time blues. Bring your sunglasses, appetite and drink in some great music and food/drink! See ya there!
Saturday, October 20th, 2007 7:30 PM PDT
WEEKEND ON THE PACIFIC!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PLEASE SEE OCT. 5TH DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION!
Friday, October 19th, 2007 7:15 PM PDT
WEEKEND ON THE PACIFIC!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
SEE OCT. 5TH DATE FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION.SEE YA THERE!
Wednesday, October 17th, 2007 7:30 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
PISMO BEACH, CA
Please see Sept. 8th date for venue/show description.
Sunday, October 14th, 2007 12:00 PM PDT
SLIP SLIDEN'@CISCO'S
CISCO'S RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO, ca
Brian will be out and about getting your heads bobbing and toes tapping to all of those up-tempo, good-time blues tunes and more, with the always versitile Michael Johnson on percussion and acoustic guitar. Bring your appetite and get ready for a musical Sunday afternoon!
Sunday, October 7th, 2007 12:00 PM PDT
BEACHTIME BLUES !!
THE SEA VENTURE
PARK ST.
PISMO BEACH, CA
Brian and BluesCruiser Michael J. are being brought back for another Sunday of beach time blues and more overlooking the water in Pismo. Come on down....the water's fine!!
Saturday, October 6th, 2007 7:30 PM PDT
WEEKEND ON THE PACIFIC!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
***SEE ABOVE LISTING FOR VENUE DESCRIPTION!
Friday, October 5th, 2007 7:30 PM PDT
WEEKEND ON THE PACIFIC!!
PELICAN POINT RESTAUANT
SHELL BEACH RD.
PISMO BEACH, CA

Brian an a variety of his BluesCruiser buddies will be back every other weekend for a while providing an eclectic menagerie of soothing dinner instrumentals on piano/acoustic guitars.....as well as boogie-down slide blues and wailin' harp AFTER the dinner hours end and the moon comes out!! See ya there!!
Sunday, September 23rd, 2007 12:00 PM PDT
BACK TO SCHOOL BLUES!!
CISCOS
NEXT TOTHE MISSION
SLO, CA
The students are back and so is Brian and his gang, ready to blues it up on a Sunday afternoon. Come on out, enjoy the Fall weather and have a few cool ones!
Saturday, September 22nd, 2007 7:30 PM PDT
WHISPERED MOMENTS CD SHOWCASE
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
SHELLL BEACH RD.
PISMO BEACH, CA
See Sept.8th for venue/show description!
Friday, September 21st, 2007 7:30 PM PDT
WHISPERED MOMENTS CD SHOWCASE!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
SHELL BEACH RD.
PISMO BEACH, CA
See Sept. 8th for venue/show description!
Friday, September 14th, 2007 10:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY!!
Sorry, this is by invite only. Brian and his BluesCruisers will be out in force to make sure this gathering is done up right!!
Saturday, September 8th, 2007 7:30 PM PDT
WHISPERED MOMENTS CD SHOWCASE!
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
SHELL BEACH RD.
PISMO BEACH, CA
See Sept 8th for venue/show description!
Friday, September 7th, 2007 7:30 PM PDT
WHISPERED MOMENTS CD SHOWCASE
PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
SHELL BEACH RD
PISMO BEACH, CA
This new venue promises to be a wonderful opportunity to check out great views of the Pacific, dine on exquisite cuisine and relax to Brian's variety of soothing intsrumentals as he performs on both a lovely restored grand piano along with his acoustic gems on his custom Larrive' guitar. After dinner hours pass.....well it's time to fire up the nickle-plated sliver- bulleted, slip-sliding resonator guitar for some high-energy, toe-tappin' uppity blues originals. It's gonna be a good night folks....!
Wednesday, September 5th, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO MAY 30TH SHOW DESCRIPTION FOR EVENT DETAILS!
Sunday, September 2nd, 2007 2:00 PM PDT
SLO BAKED ORIGINALS!!
UTOPIA BAKERY
BROAD ST. NEXT TO STAPLES
SLO, CA
Brian's back for another lazy Sunday afternoon of all origingal music. Slip sliden' blues, acoustic and piano instrumentals await you, along with some of the best baked goods anywhere. Combined with a cold brew or glass of wine and your afternoon is set!! See ya there!
Sunday, September 2nd, 2007 7:30 PM PDT
LABOR DAY WEEKEND SHOW!
THE PELICAN POINT RESTAURANT
SHELL BEACH RD.
PISMO BEACH, CA
Another show just added for Labor Day weekend. Brian and the lovely Mz. Nancy will be joining forces to bring to this beautiful spot on the Pacific a menagerie of musical styles.....from instrumentals on the grand piano to latin-flavored museings on the acoustic guitar.....oh, and of course all of the boogie-blues to keep ya hoppin'.
Wednesday, August 29th, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO THE MAY 30TH SHOW DESCRIPTION FOR EVENT DETAILS!!
Sunday, August 26th, 2007 12:00 PM PDT
SUNDAY'S ON THE DECK
THE SEA VENTURE
PISMO BEACH, CA
773-3463
Brian has been asked to fire up some tasty acoustic blues, fingerstyle instrumentals and piano favs at the wonderful Sea Venture Restaurant/Hotel.
The view is to die for, so bring your appetite and get ready for the blue(s) Pacific!
Friday, August 24th, 2007 6:00 PM PDT
BACK AT THE GATS!!
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
OAK PARK RD. (NEXT TO AJ SPURS
GROVER BEACH, CA
Brian's back for another evening of just about everything....piano, slide blues, singer-songwriter, wailin' harp....and you!!!
Wednesday, August 22nd, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFI C!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO THE MAY 30TH SHOW DESCRIPTION FOR EVENT DETAILS!!
Wednesday, August 15th, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO THE MAY 30TH SHOW DESCRIPTION FOR EVENT DETAILS!!!
Sunday, August 12th, 2007 12:00 PM PDT
LAZY SUNDAY AFTERNOON BLUES!
CISCOS BY THE CREEK
NEXT TO THE SAN LUIS OBISPO CREEK
SLO, CA
What's better than some cold drinks, hot food and sizzlin' slide blues on a lazy summer Sunday??????????? NOTHING!
See ya out at Cisco's!
Wednesday, August 8th, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO THE MAY 30TH SHOW DESCRIPTION FOR EVENT DETAILS!!
Wednesday, August 1st, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO THE MAY 30TH SHOW DESCRIPTION FOR EVENT DETAILS!!
Friday, July 27th, 2007 12:00 PM PDT
SIZZLIN' SUMMER BLUES !
CISCOS ON THE CREEK
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO, CA
Brian is back again for an end of the work week lunchtime show that's sure to get you off on the right foot for the weekend. Come and enjoy great food, drinks and music next the babbling San Luis Creek!!
Wednesday, July 25th, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO THE MAY 30TH SHOW DESCRIPTION FOR EVENT DETAILS!!
Friday, July 20th, 2007 6:00 PM PDT
SIZZLIN'SUMMERTIME BLUES!!
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
OAK PARK RD NEXT TO AJ SPURS
GROVER BEACH, CA
Brian's back for an evening of "summertime blues" and more from 6-9pm. Coupled with great wines and a variety of appetizer options makes this a "must do" for a Friday evening!
Wednesday, July 18th, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO THE MAY 30TH SHOW DESCRIPTION FOR EVENT DETAILS!!!
Wednesday, July 11th, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO THE MAY 30TH SHOW DESCRIPTION FOR EVENT DETAILS!!!
Saturday, July 7th, 2007 1:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE WEDDING @JAN KRIS
JAN KRIS WINERY
TEMPLETON, CA
Brian will be adding his instrumental skills to the ambience of a private wedding at the beautiful Jan Kris winery. Latin influenced original songs, along with a wonderful blend of other select pieces will fill the event
with a vibe of melodic celebration!
Wednesday, July 4th, 2007 6:00 PM PDT
SOUTHLAND PRIVATE BLOCK PARTY!!
"HEHL" OF A FOURTH PARTY!!
11401 Dolan St.
Garden Grove, ca
Price: $priceless
Brian will be blazin' on down to South CA. to blues it up with a group of close friends, relatives, neighbors, friends of neighbors....and probably a number of others filtering in throughout the night. Additional musicians will be added as the night "evolves" Hmmmmmmmmmm.....sounds like an adventure!
Tuesday, July 3rd, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC FOR 4TH OF JULY!!!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO THE MAY 30TH SHOW DESCRIPTION FOR EVENT DETAILS!!!
Wednesday, June 27th, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO THE MAY 30TH SHOW DESCRIPTION FOR EVENT DETAILS!!
Sunday, June 24th, 2007 12:00 PM PDT
SUMMERTIME AT CISCOS!!
CISCOS RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE SLO CREEK AND MISSION
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA
Brian has been able to take a break from the studio recording schedule to get some fresh air and get the summer going with some head bopping, blues boogying tunes. Come on by on a lazy Sunday afternoon for great eats, cool refreshments and some awesome acoustic blues!
Wednesday, June 20th, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN.
SAN LUIS BAY DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO THE MAY 30TH SHOW FOR VENUE DETAILS!!
Sunday, June 17th, 2007 2:00 PM PDT
ORIGINALS AT UTOPIA
UTOPIA BAKERY
BROAD ST.
SLO, CA
Brian's back with an afternoon of instrumental piano, acoustic fingerstyle originals and of course his slide and harp wailin' blues. See ya there!
Saturday, June 16th, 2007 8:00 PM PDT
RECORDING SESSIONS WITH "SIMPLE PLEASURES" RECORDS!!
"DARK STAR STUDIOS"
LOS ANGELES, CA
Brian will be spending time during the months of May-July on various weekends recording new music for an upcoming CD slated to be released in early 2008. Additional local shows will be added as time permits. Thanks for your patience!!
Wednesday, June 13th, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO THE MAY 30TH SHOW FOR VENUE DETAILS!!
Friday, June 8th, 2007 6:00 PM PDT
"WINE DOWN "TIME!
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
OAK PARK RD. NEXT TO AJ SPURS
GROVER BEACH, CA
Summer's coming, and it's a fine time to meander over to the best little wine bar on the Central Coast. The "Gatsby" is famous for its ambiance, great wines and top-notch musicians entertaining the crowd with their chosen genres. Come check it out!
Wednesday, June 6th, 2007 6:00 PM PDT
BLUES ON THE PACIFIC
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS DRIVE
AVILA BEACH
PLEASE REFER TO THE MAY 30TH SHOW DESCRIPTION FOR EVENT DETAILS!
Sunday, June 3rd, 2007 1:00 PM PDT
ART IN THE PARK!
DINOSAUR CAVE PARK
SHELL BEACH, CA
It's time for another season of Art in the Park overlooking the beautiful Pacific Ocean in Shell Beach. Brian and Ms. Nancy will be entertaining the crowds that come to browse around all of the wonderful creations of the various artisans attending. It's great way to spend a summer Sunday afternoon!
Wednesday, May 30th, 2007 5:00 PM PDT
SUMMERTIME BLUES ON THE PACIFIC!
THE SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DRIVE
AVILA BEACH, CA
Brian's been asked back for another season of late afternoon blues and latin instrumentals over-looking the beautiful Pacific Ocean at the always fun San Luis Bay Inn. This year includes a delicious barbecue and various booths of artisans set up as Brian gets the toes tappin' and the heads bobbin' as the crowd enjoys the great food along with the visual and aural treats of the event. This will take place EVERY WEDNESDAY so get out your little black book (no, not THAT one!) and mark your calander for WEDNESDAYS 5-7 over-looking the Pacific!!
Friday, May 25th, 2007 6:00 PM PDT
GATSBY AND DA BLUES
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
OAK PARK RD.
GROVER BEACH, CA
Come on down the coolest little wine bar on the Central Coast! Piano, wailin' harp, slip sliden'and acoustic fingerstyle guitars all await you....with a delectable glass of wine to top it all off!
Saturday, May 12th, 2007 6:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY
GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
This is a private affair at The Great Gatsby, with delectable wines sumptious appetizers and Brian and his BluesCruisers serving up a rare blend of acoustic blues, latin-flavored guitar instrumentals with Brian and Michael Johnson (percussionist/guitarist) and of course the sparkly Ms. Nancy on light percussion and harmonies. Sounds like another perfect Saturday evening!!
Saturday, May 5th, 2007 11:30 AM PDT
MARRYING AT MARINA DEL REY
MARINA DEL REY RESTUARANT
MARINA DEL REY MARINA
A wonderful private affair for a couple....blue skys,blue water...true love...and Brian playing instrumental pieces on the piano and acoustic guitar....perfect!
Sunday, April 29th, 2007 2:00 PM PDT
FRESH BAKED BLUES!
UTOPIA BAKERY
BROAD AND ORCUTT
SLO, CA
Brian's back for another afternoon of original songs, both instrumental and boogie blues style at the always wonderfully smelling and tasting Utopia Bakery. Enjoy some truely gourmet treats, have a cold brew and enjoy the eclectic sounds that are sure to be conjured up!
Friday, April 13th, 2007 6:00 PM PDT
FRIDAY FUN AT GATSBY!
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
OAK PARK RD.
GROVER BEACH, CA
It's time for some more great music and wine at the "Gats". Brian will be there tickling the grand piano and slidin' into some tasty resocoustic blues for good measure!
Friday, March 30th, 2007 6:00 PM PDT
Groovin' in Grover
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
Oak Park Rd.
Grover Beach, ca
Brian's back this month with his eclectic mix of blues, pop gems and Latin fused instrumentals for a night of great wine and music!
Sunday, March 25th, 2007 2:00 PM PDT
ORIGINALS COOKED UP FRESH!
UTOPIA BAKERY
Broad St.
SLO, ca
Brian's back again this month with all of his original music for a lazy spring afternoon of tunes, cold brews and fresh baked delights. Come on down!
Sunday, February 25th, 2007 2:00 PM PST
CRUISIN' FOR A BLUESIN'
LAS CAMBRITAS RESTAURANT
MAIN ST.
CAMBRIA, CA
Brian and his BluesCruisers are back at one of the coolest little outside patio venues around. Stop by for some great Mexican dishes, a frosty margarita and Brian and the gang there to get yer groove on!! See ya there!
Friday, February 16th, 2007 6:00 PM PST
"Gettin' It at the Gatsby!
The Great Gatsby Wine Bar
Oak Park Rd.
Grover Beach, ca
The Gatsby starts up its season of great ambiance, wine and yours truely with a beautiful grand piano to add a touch of elegance to this always wonderful little slice of Heaven. See ya there!
Sunday, February 11th, 2007 2:00 PM PST
Cookin' it up at Utopia!
Utopia Bakery
Broad St.
SLO
Brian's back at the fun little, original music only venue, Utopia, for a few hours of singer'songwriter slide blues, acoustic fingerstyle instrumentals with a flamingo flair and possibly even some piano adult contemporary musings for your enjoyment. Grab a sumptiously baked goody (and maybe a cold brew) and enjoy!
Friday, February 9th, 2007 7:00 PM PST
80th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION FOR SLCTA
SALSBURY WINERY
AVILA BEACH, CA
This is a private affair for all of the teachers for the San Luis Coastal Unified School District. The celebration is in honor of the association's 80th anniversary. Brian and his BluesCruisers will be there in force providing a musical evening from "ROOTS TO THE REFINED" to help add to the festivities!!
Sunday, January 28th, 2007 2:00 PM PST
CRUISIN' AND BLUSIN' IN CAMBRIA!
LAS CAMBRITAS RESTAURANT
MAIN ST.
CAMBRIA
Brian's back up in the North Coast, sliden', wailin' and groovin' out on the back patio of the best Mexican Restaurant on the Central Coast. Things start cookin' around 2:00 and stay simmerin' til 5:00. Come on out and jump into the stew!!!
Saturday, January 20th, 2007 12:00 PM PST
BRIAN BLACK AND THE BLUESCRUISERS WELCOME 2007!
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA
Brian and his bluescruisers will ring in 2007 at the always entertaining Cisco's Restaurant overlooking the creek, across from the Mission in downtown SLO. Come on down for great food, awesome ambiance and magical music!
Sunday, December 31st, 2006 2:00 PM PST
NEW YEAR'S EVE AFTERNOON BLUES SHOW!
LAS CAMBRITAS PATIO
MAIN ST.
CAMBRIA, CA
All of you New Year's Eve revelers can begin their celebrating with Brian and his BluesCruisers at the always festive Las Cambritas Restaurant. The back patio will be boppin' with toe tappin' blues, wailin' harmonica and all of the other Latin fused instrumentals Brian coaxes out of his killer wireless acoustic. See ya in Cambria!
Sunday, December 24th, 2006 2:00 PM PST
HOLIDAY BAKED BLUES
UTOPIA BAKERY
BROAD ST.
SLO, CA
Ho, Ho, Ho and a Merry Croissant!
Brian will be stoppin' by for a couple of hours on Christmas Eve afternoon to put some bounce in your yuletide step with an array of original instrumental songs on acoustic guitar...piano, and of course the silver bullet National slide guitar...along with the other gems from his first two CD's. Stop on by and say "hi".
Friday, December 22nd, 2006 12:00 PM PST
HO, HO, HO AT CISCO'S PATIO!!
CISCO'S RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO
Go ahead and shop til' you drop this Friday before Christmas...but take a break with lunch and some tasteful tunes with the various instruments and styles Brian has to offer. Heck, he'll even dust off ANOTHER instrument (dulcimer) and peel off an instrumental medley of Christmas songs to add to your holiday cheer!
Sunday, December 17th, 2006 2:00 PM PST
CRUISIN' FOR A BLUSIN'
LAS CAMBRITAS RESTAURANT
MAIN ST.
CAMBRIA, CA
Brian and his BluesCruisers return to one of liveliest outside venues on the Central Coast. Come shop at the various artisans stores and stop on by for great tunes, margaritas and more!!!
Sunday, November 26th, 2006 12:00 PM PST
POST TURKEY BLUES!!
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO, CA
Ok, you've had two days to get over the Thanksgiving gorging. Come on down to Cisco's, next to the SLO creek, and ease back into your routine of enjoying all that Brian has to offer musically and maybe a couple of cold ones for good measure!
Sunday, November 19th, 2006 2:00 PM PST
MUSICAL MEANDERINGS.....
UTOPIA BAKERY AND RESTAURANT
BROAD ST.
SLO
It's time for another cozy afternoon of whimiscal instrumentals and slip sliden' blues at one of the best kept acoustic secrets in SLO Town. Utopia is a verrry cool little venue allowing ONLY original music....which is just fine by yours truly. Come on in for a fun afternoon!
Thursday, November 16th, 2006 5:00 PM PST
COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION GATHERING
CASTORO WINERY
TEMPLETON, CA
This will be a private event at the beautiful Castoro Winery with various educational dignitaries coming together for an evening of wine, networking and Brian adding to the ambience with his multi-instrumental skills!
Saturday, November 11th, 2006 6:00 PM PST
Anniversary party at Bianchi Winery!
Bianchi Winery
Paso Robles, ca
This is a private event for a couple celebrating their anniversary. Brian will be meandering through the night with a variety of instrumental gems on both piano and acoustic guitar adding that signature sound to someone's special night!
Friday, November 3rd, 2006 6:00 PM PST
BLUESIN' AND SMOOZHING
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
OAD PARK RD.
GROVER BEACH ....NEXT TO A.J. SPURS, CA.
Brian's back for yet another toe tappin' night of tunes. See ya there!!
Sunday, October 29th, 2006 12:00 PM PST
SUD'S N' SONGS
CISCO'S
NEX T TO THE MISSION
SLO
This may be one of the last Sunday shows for the outside season. Come on out for some great music and a great time!
Saturday, October 28th, 2006 6:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY....HALLOWEEEEEEEEN STYLE!!
Brian and some of his BluesCrusiers will be firing it up for a private affair on this Halloween weekend. Were sure it's gonna be a screeeeeaaaaam!!
Sunday, October 22nd, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
HARVEST FESTIVAL CONCERT
BIANCHI WINERY
Hwy.46 East turn right on Bridge Rd.
Paso Robles, ca
It's that time again. The always elegant Bianchi Winery is having Brian and his BluesCruisers return for another wonderful afternoon of music, delectable delecasies, and of course premier wine. Brian and the gang will be out on the deck next to the beautiful man-made lake. See ya on the deck!!!
Tuesday, October 17th, 2006 6:00 PM PDT
Reception...First Time Mother's Conference..."Private Event"
THE CLIFF'S RESORT
SHELL BEACH RD.
SHELL BEACH, CA
Sorry....but this is a private affair for a WONDERFUL program helping educate at risk first time mom's, concerning how to nurture a healthy, happy baby. (The appetizers ARE TO DIE FOR!!!!!) So if you crash this event for the food (and music) (don't even think about it..(: Brian will plead the 5th.
Sunday, October 15th, 2006 2:00 PM PDT
Baked Blues Show
UTOPIA BAKERY AND RESTAURANT
BROAD ST.
SLO
Brian is back for some "baked blues" at the wonderfully quaint Utopia. Fresh baked bread to die for, awesome sandwiches and Brian cookin' up a batch of intricate instrumentals and head boppin' resocoustic blues. Ya can't beat it for a Sunday afternoon!
Sunday, October 8th, 2006 2:00 PM PDT
GETTIN' CRAZY IN CAMBRIA!
LAS CAMBRITAS RESTAURANT
MAIN ST.
CAMBRIA
Brian is back at the always fun...sometimes infamous Las Cambritas. The food's great, the crowd colorful and the music bring's it all together. It's a great way to spend a Sunday afternoon!
Saturday, October 7th, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
A BLUESCRUISER BASH BY THE CREEK!!
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO
Ahhhhhhhh..... Saturday toe tappin' tunes, ice cold drinks and sumptious sandwiches need we say more????
Sunday, October 1st, 2006 1:30 PM PDT
ART IN THE PARK!!!
ART IN THE PARK....@ DINOSAUR CAVES
JUST OFF OF SHELL BEACH RD. OVER LOOKING THE PACIFIC
SHELL BEACH, CA
Price: PRICELESS
The fall is THE MOST beautiful time of the year on the Central Coast.....especially when it overlooks the blue Pacific!!! This event is fast becoming a "must go" as it continues to offer unique pieces of art, delicious food and Brian and his "BLUESCRUISERS" serving up a heaping platefull of tasty originals and favs!!!
Thursday, September 28th, 2006 5:00 PM PDT
AN EVENING OF BLUES!
CISCO'S
NEXT TOTHE MISSION
SLO
Farmer's Market night....time to get away from the throngs of people and head on over to the creek and enjoy Brian and da blues!
Wednesday, September 27th, 2006 5:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES
SAN LUIS BAY INN
See Sept. 13th for details!
Friday, September 22nd, 2006 6:00 PM PDT
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
NEXT TO AJ SPURS OFF THE 101 SOUTH
GROVER BEACH, CA
Brian is "back at the Gats" for another fun night of just about everything....from blues to intricate piano/acoustic fingerstyle guitar instrumentals to get everyone feeling great. See ya there!
Wednesday, September 20th, 2006 5:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES
SAN LUIS BAY INN
See Sept. 13th for details!!
Wednesday, September 13th, 2006 5:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES
SAN LUIS BAY INN
We're having so much fun at our "Aloha Blues Barbercue" that it's been extended through the month of September to take advantage of the Central Coast's wonderful Indian Summer weather!! See ya next to the Pacific!
Saturday, September 9th, 2006 7:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY!!
Sorry....but this event is by special invite only. But, from what I hear about the group....I'm thinkin' it's gonna be fun!!
Wednesday, September 6th, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
See venue/description on May 31st. See ya there!!!
Sunday, September 3rd, 2006 11:00 AM PDT
ART IN THE PARK!
DINOSAUR CAVES
ON THE CLIFFS OVERLOOKING THE PACIFIC
SHELL BEACH, CA
An additional perfromance has just been added that combines the blue Pacific, wonderfully creative artistic delights, food and of course Brian out strolling around tickling the trings on his wireless cutaway acoustic. It's a perfect way to spend an afternoon!
Wednesday, August 30th, 2006 8:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
See venue/description on May 31st. See ya there!!!
Sunday, August 27th, 2006 2:00 PM PDT
Staying Cool in Cambria!!
Las Cambritas Restaurant
Main St.
Cambria, ca
When it's too hot everywhere else it's perfect in Cambria. Come on out for a Sunday afternoon of great weather, awesome Mexican food and the tasty musical treats Brian and his BluesCruisers have in store for you!!
Friday, August 25th, 2006 6:00 PM PDT
BACK AT THE GATSBY
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
See July 28th venue description. See ya there!!!
Thursday, August 24th, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
SOLOING AT CISCO'S
CISCO'S RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO, CA
Well, summertime is coming to a close soon as this will Brian's last outside weekday show for a while as he gears up for a new batch of students for his other profession. Come on out and enjoy some summertime blues!!!!
Wednesday, August 23rd, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
See venue/description on May 31st. See ya there!!!
Saturday, August 19th, 2006 11:00 AM PDT
ART IN THE PARK....SLO
ART IN THE PARK....@ MITCHELL PARK
BUCHEON ST.
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA
Price: PRICELESS
Brian's back again for another "Art in the Park" season. This year SLO has been added to this wonderful event of amazing artisians, great food and Brian strolling around the venue with his custom Larrivee' acoustic, playing all types of original insturmentals...many from his second CD...."Whispered Moments". It's a perfect way to spend a beautiful summer afternoon!!
Wednesday, August 16th, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
See venue/description on May 31st. See ya there!!!
Sunday, August 13th, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
THE DOWNTOWN SOUND!!!
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO, CA
Another great time will be had by all who venture down to the lovely outdoor stage that is Cisco's. Brian will be out there with at least one other BluesCruiser to get things hoppin'. Hope to see ya out there!!!
Friday, August 11th, 2006 7:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE CORPORATE EVENT
VERIZON WIRELESS ANNUAL AWARDS RECEPTION
LOS ANGELES, CA
Sorry, this is a private affair for the Verizon Wireless Corporation.....I hear tell it's typically QUITE the party....it'll be interesting to see what I can add to the already vibrant vibe......hmmmmmmmmmmmmmm (:
Wednesday, August 9th, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
See venue/description on May 31st. See ya there!!!
Friday, August 4th, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
SIZZLING SUMMERTIME BLUES!
CISCO'S
ON THE CREEK NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO, CA
Come on down and catch some sun, tunes and tasty treats noon til' 4 at one of SLO's longest standing musical venues!!
Wednesday, August 2nd, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
See venue description on May 31st. See ya there!!
Sunday, July 30th, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
AFTERNOON BREWS AND BLUES
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE SLO MISSION
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA
Another fun time is to be had....great food, drink and Brian with one of his partner's in rhyme will churn up some tasty tunes for your enjoyment! See ya there!
Friday, July 28th, 2006 6:00 PM PDT
FROM INSTRUMENTAL STROLLING TO ROCKN'ROLLIN'
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
Oak Park Rd.
Grover Beach, ca
It's time for Brian to get back to the Gatsby's grand piano for some soothing instrumentals...along with a healthy dose of da blues and strolling flaminco-fused gems on the acoustic. Great wine, free munchies and live music! Nuf said!
Wednesday, July 26th, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES!!!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
***SEE MAY 31ST VENUE DESCRIPTION. SEE YA THERE!!!
Sunday, July 23rd, 2006 2:00 PM PDT
Gettin' Crazy in Cambria!!
Las Cambritas Restaurant
Main St.
Cambria, ca
MMMMMMMMMM....summertime in the quaint little artisan town of Cambria...warm days, cool margaritas and blazin' blues await you at one of the most colorful, high energy outdoor venues on the Central Coast. You'll be glad you did....very glad!!
Saturday, July 22nd, 2006 6:00 PM PDT
BIRTHDAY BASH AND DA' BLUES
PRIVATE EVENT
Sorry.....this event is not open to the public....but if there are any fun stories that occur we'll try to share!!
Thursday, July 20th, 2006 8:00 PM PDT
AN EVENING OF EVERYTHING!
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSIONS
SLO
Brian will do a solo show pulling out out his vocal and instrumental gems for all those folks who come out for SLO's Farmer's Market. Don't wear those shoes too tight cause those feet will want to move!!
Wednesday, July 19th, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
**SEE MAY 31ST VENUE DESCRIPTION. SEE YA THERE!!!
Saturday, July 15th, 2006 8:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE EVENT....WEDDING
THE BEACH.........CAMBRIA
CAMBRIA, CA
Friday, July 14th, 2006 8:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE EVENT!!
LAS CAMBRITAS
MAIN ST.
CAMBRIA, CA
Wednesday, July 12th, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SANLUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
**SEE MAY 312ST VENUE DESCRIPTION. SEE YA THERE!!!
Sunday, July 9th, 2006 2:00 PM PDT
Baked Blues!!!
UTOPIA BAKERY
BROAD ST. NEAR STAPLES STORE
SLO, CA
Ahhhhhhhhh, the smell of fresh bread and pastry....blended with two sets of Brian's original pieces on acoustic fingerstyle guitar, piano, resocoustic slide and harmonica, make for a wonderfully unique Sunday afternoon! Come over to Utopia's and check it!
Friday, July 7th, 2006 6:00 PM PDT
SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
RIO SECO WINERY
UNION RD.
PASO ROBLES, CA
805- 237-8884
Price: $PRICELESS
It's that time of year again to head on up to the lovely Rio Seco Winery. Their weekly concert series just keeps getting bigger and better every year. Brian and his Bluescruisers will be boogieing from 6-9pm. A free barbecue, great wine and everything Brian Black can squeeze out of his musical mind sounds like a match made in Heaven!!! Come on up!!!
Wednesday, July 5th, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
*SEE MAY 31ST EVENT DESCRIPTION. SEE YA THERE!!!
Tuesday, July 4th, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
Barbecued Blues!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS DRIVE
AVILA BEACH, CA
Brian will be blusin' it up on the fourth with a special Holiday barbecue overlooking the beautiful blue Pacific. Contact the San Luis Bay Inn for details/cost for the barbecue...and bring yer toe tappin' energy to the music!!!
Saturday, July 1st, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
BRIAN BLACK AND THE BLUESCRUISERS!!
Cisco's
next to the mission
SLO, ca
Nothing's better that great food, drinks and da blues!! Brian and his BluesCruisers will out in force to rev up your Sat. Come early for good seats! See ya there!
Friday, June 30th, 2006 6:00 PM PDT
SUMMERTIME WINETASTING!
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
OAK PARK RD. NEXT TO AJ SPURS
GROVER BEACH, CA
Price: priceless
When summer on the Central Coast rolls around there's nothing better that sipping a cool sparkling Chardonnay and listening to Brian work his musical magic. It's a perfect way to welcome the weekend!!
Wednesday, June 28th, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
* SEE MAY 31ST VENUE DESCRIPTION. HOPE TO SEE YA THERE!!
Sunday, June 25th, 2006 2:00 PM PDT
GETTIN' CRAZY IN CAMBRIA
LAS CAMBRITAS RESTAURANT
MAIN ST.
CAMBRIA, CA
It's that time each month for Brian to bring his BluesCruisers up to the northcoast for a rowdy good time at the always eclectic Las Cambritas Restaurant. The summertime crowd, with the tourists and locals is always a colorful mix....so, bring yer sunglasses!!
Thursday, June 22nd, 2006 5:00 PM PDT
Black is Back!
Cisco's
next to the mission
SLO, ca
Check June 8th for venue description! See ya there!!
Wednesday, June 21st, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH
**SEE VENUE DESCRIPTION ON MAY 31ST CALANDER. SEE YA THERE!!!
Sunday, June 18th, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
HOT FUN IN THE SUMMERTIME!
CUSCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA
Now that the summer is officially here we can all look forward to some wonderfully lazy afternoons next to the creek....sippin' on your favorite beverage, tantalizing your tongue to the tasty food and gettin' into the groove of all that Brian has to offer with his multi-instrumental chops. It's a win, win, win combination!
Wednesday, June 14th, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES!!!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
SEE MAY 31ST VENUE DESCRIPTION. SEE YA THERE!!!
Thursday, June 8th, 2006 5:00 PM PDT
MUSIC NEAR THE MISSION!
Cisco's
nest to the Mission
San Luis Obispo, ca
See above description on June 28th!
Wednesday, June 7th, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
AVILA BEACH, CA
**SEE MAY 31ST VENUE DESCRIPTION. SEE YA THERE!!!
Friday, June 2nd, 2006 6:00 PM PDT
ENCORE AT THE "GATS"
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
OAK PARK RD.
GROVER BEACH, CA
Brian returns for another great time at this elegant little wine bar/gift store.
Last week was soooo much fun that a "soon as possible" show was scheduled!
Keep yer shoes loose cause the toes will be tappin'!!
Wednesday, May 31st, 2006 4:00 PM PDT
ALOHA BLUES AT SAN LUIS BAY INN!!!
SAN LUIS BAY INN
SAN LUIS BAY DR.
AVILA BEACH, CA
On May 31st through Labor Day Brian will be slip sliden' next to the Pacific at the San Luis Bay Inn...every Wednesday from 4-6!! Great Hawaiin food is available, awesome tunes and big beautiful ocean awaits you! Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!! Summertime!!
Sunday, May 28th, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
MEMORIAL WEEKEND MUSIC!!
CISCO'S
nest to the Mission
San Luis Obispo, ca
543-5555
Ahhhh....nothing like a 3-day weekend to bring out the "live music" urge that lives in all of us!! Brian will be tearing it up all afternoon down by the creek with one or more of the BluesCruisers. Tasty food, tasty brews and delicious serving of boogie blues, pop piano, wailin' harp and slip slidin' leads on the silver bullet. You know you're gonna have a gooooood time!!!
Friday, May 26th, 2006 6:00 PM PDT
GETTIN' GIDDY AT THE GATSBY!
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE MERCANTILE
OAK PARK RD. NEXT TO AJ SPURS
GROVER BEACH, CA
Price: $priceless
It's always a treat to come "back at the gats". This is one of the very few local venues that sports an elegant grand piano for Brian to caress...along with all of the other musical tidbits and styles to tickle yer' fancy. Free hor'dourves, fine wine....what's not to love! Come on out!!
Thursday, May 25th, 2006 5:00 PM PDT
LUXERY AT THE LIDO!!!
DOLPHIN BAY RESORT...LIDO
SHELL BEACH RD.
SHELL BEACH, CA
Ahhhhhhh....the beauty of the Pacific, a gorgeous appointed restaurant, incredible food.....and Brian with his acoustic fingerstyle instrumentals and piano musings....does it get ANY BETTER?????.........NO!
Wednesday, May 24th, 2006 5:30 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY WINE TASTING!!
EMBASSY SUITES
SEE VENUE/SHOW AMENITIES ON MAY 3RD SHOW!
Sunday, May 21st, 2006 1:00 PM PDT
WINE FESTIVAL AT RIO SECO!!!
RIO SECO WINERY
UNION RD.
PASO ROBLES, CA
It's winefestival time and with great wine...complimentary munchies and Brian Black and the BluesCruisers playingtheirbuttsoff.....what a day!!!! we'll see ya there!!!!
Wednesday, May 17th, 2006 5:30 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY WINE TASTING!!
EMBASSY SUITES
SEE VENUE DESCRIPTION ON MAY 3RD SHOW!!
Sunday, May 14th, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
LUNCHTIME BLUES N' BREWS!!
CISCO'S
next to the Mission
Downtown San Luis Obispo, ca
543-5555
OOOOOOOOya! Summertime's gettin' closer. The great weather is here to stay. Get on down to the longest outdoor venue on the Central Coast.....Cisco's, for some toe tappin', piano boppin' tunes BluesCruiser style!!!
Wednesday, May 10th, 2006 5:30 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY WINE TASTING
EMBASSY SUITES
SEE VENUE DESCRIPTION/AMENITIES ON MAY 3 SHOW!
Sunday, May 7th, 2006 3:00 PM PDT
MARGARITA MUSIC AT LAS CAMBRITAS!!
LAS CAMBRITAS RESTAURANT
MAIN ST.
CAMBRIA, CA
Brian and the BluesCruisers are back for another show at one of the best venues on the North Coast. Las Cambritas offers up a colorful blend of Mexican food and drinks that'll put a smile on your face....quick!! Mix in an afternoon of Brian's blues boogie, piano pounding harmonica wailin' tunes and your Sunday afternoon itinerary is set!! See ya on the patio!
Thursday, May 4th, 2006 5:00 PM PDT
EVENING BLUES BY THE CREEK
CISCO'S
next to the mission, downtown
San Luis Obispo, ca
Now that the weather is FINALLY warming up, it's time for Brian to gets things even toastier with a batch of evening blues! Come on out the the largest Farmer's Market in the country and stop on by Cisco's for some toe tappin' fun!
Wednesday, May 3rd, 2006 5:30 PM PDT
ELEGANCE AT EMBASSY SUITES!!
EMBASSY SUITES
MADONNA SHOPPING MALL
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA 93405
Brian continues to add the musical magic to a wonderful weekly event...complimentary wine tasting and munchies in the lovely indoor atrium-style digs at Embassy Suites. Between the strolling acoustic fingerstyle instrumentals to the musical musings on the 8 foot grand piano (with some select resocoustic blues inserted for good measure).....it's the PERFECT mid-week escape!!
Sunday, April 30th, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
SUNDAY BLUES DOWNTOWN!
CISCO'S
next to the mission
San Luis Obispo, ca
543-5555
Brian's back and ready to boogie. It's a great way to spend a Sunday afternoon downtown. See ya there!!
Saturday, April 29th, 2006 5:00 PM PDT
BRIAN BLACK AND THE BLUESCRUISERS AT THE WINE ATTIC!!
THE WINE ATTIC
13TH AND PARK ST.
PASO ROBLES, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
This will be the Wine Attic's first experience with Brian and the Bluescruisers show....with more to come we're sure!! The venue is very unique in it's setting....a very cool large back patio with rustic old buildings surrounding the stage and the audience. Plenty of great wine, cheese, a sumptious barbecue and Brian keeping things lively add up to a GREAT way to spend your Saturday afternoon and early evening. Don't miss it!
Wednesday, April 26th, 2006 5:30 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY WINETASTING!!
EMBASSY SUITES
MADONNA RD.
SLO, CA
Price: $priceless
See event description above...(March 15th)
Friday, April 21st, 2006 6:00 PM PDT
BACK AT THE GATSBY!!
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR
OAK PARK RD. NEXT TO AJ SPURS
GROVER BEACH, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
It's time again to get back to that great grand piano at this always elegent and fun wine bar!!! Brian will be playing all kinds of different styles on all four instruments...along with the always lovely Ms. Nancy adding her lovely harmonies and percussion. See ya around 6:00!!!
Wednesday, April 19th, 2006 5:30 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY WINETASTING!!
EMBASSY SUITES
MADONNA RD.
SLO, CA
Price: $priceless
See event description above...(March 15th)
Sunday, April 16th, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
SPRINGTIME BY THE CREEK!!
CISCO'S
next to the Mission
San Luis Obispo, ca
543-5555
Price: $priceless
Get ready for some warmer weather, great food and steller music as Brian and at least one other BluesCruiser member will fire things up at noon for your listening pleasure!!
Wednesday, April 12th, 2006 5:30 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY WINETASTING!!
EMBASSY SUITES
MADONNA RD.
SLO, CA
Price: priceless
See event description above (March 15th)
Wednesday, April 5th, 2006 5:30 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY WINE TASTING!!
EMBASSY SUITES
MADONNA RD.
SLO, CA
Price: $priceless
See event description above (March 15th)
Sunday, April 2nd, 2006 2:00 PM PDT
GETTIN' CRAZY IN CAMBRIA!
LAS CAMBRITAS RESTAURANT
MAIN STREET
CAMBRIA, CA
Price: $priceless
Brian is back at it at the always um-tempo and colorful Las Cambritas Restaurant. Expect one of Brian's more versatile shows as he weaves in blues, pop, instrumentals on four instruments.
The BluesCruiser's will be there in force from 2-5. Hope you can make it!!
Wednesday, March 29th, 2006 5:30 PM PST
WEDNESDAY WINETASTING!!
EMBASSY SUITES
MADONNA RD.
SLO, CA
Price: $priceless
See event description above..(March 15th)
Wednesday, March 22nd, 2006 5:30 PM PST
WEDNESDAY WINE TASTING!!
EMBASSY SUITES
Madonna Rd.
SLO, ca
Price: $priceless
SEE EVENT DESCRIPTION ABOVE (MARCH 15TH)
Saturday, March 18th, 2006 12:30 PM PST
ZINFANDEL FESTIVAL!!!
COASTAL VINTERS WINE CO-OP TASTING ROOM
Hwy. 46 East
Paso Robles, ca
It's Zinfandel Festival time!!! The folks at COASTAL VINTERS CO-OP are having four different wineries represented as they offer up delicious appetizers, elegant wines and a whole array of music compliments of you know who. DON'T MISS IT!!!
Wednesday, March 15th, 2006 5:30 PM PST
WEDNESDAY COMPLIMENTARY WINE TASTING!!!
EMBASSY SUITES
Madonna Rd.
San Luis Obispo, ca
Price: $priceless....including the wine
What a great deal!!! Free complimentary wine tasting from a variety of the finest wineries the Central Coast has to offer!! A new winery will share their sumptuiously squeezed grapes while Brian shares in the festivities as a strolling instrumental performer on his acoustic Larrivee' cutaway AND in addition he will make exquisite use of the 9 ft. Baldwin grand piano Embassy Suites provides for his use!!! This will be an EVERY WEEK....ON-GOING EVENT!! Another reason to look forward to Wednesdays!!!
Sunday, March 12th, 2006 12:00 PM PST
ADDED SHOW BY THE CREEK!!
CISCO'S RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO, CA
Price: $priceless
We may have some nice weather for this March afternoon. So Brian got the call to set up and BOOGIE!!! Enjoy the food, weather and great music!!
Saturday, March 11th, 2006 7:00 PM PST
PRIVATE PARTY!!!
MONTEREY, CA
Wednesday, March 8th, 2006 5:30 PM PST
WEDNESDAY WINE TASTING!
EMBASSY SUITES
MADONNA RD.
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA
Price: $[riceless
What a great way to relax during the mid-week crunch! The beautiful Embassy Suites is having Brian create a wonderfully soothing ambiance utilizing his strolling acoustic fingerstyle guitar AND providing a beautiful grand piano....allowing Brian to weave an intricate blend of instrumentals as the patrons enjoy some of the best wine the Central Coast has to offer! This could possibly turn into a weekly Wednesday ritual for this beautiful venue. Hope to see you there!
Saturday, March 4th, 2006 12:00 PM PST
CISCOS BLUESTODIEFOR!!
CISCOS RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO
It's time again for Brian and Ms. Nancy to stir things up in downtown SLO.
The music starts at noon and goes until 4:00. Come on out for some great food, drink and tunes to keep yer' toes tappin'.
Sunday, February 26th, 2006 12:00 PM PST
FEBRUARY FUN!!
CISCO'S PATIO
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO, CA
Price: $priceless
The weather report calls for a warm weekend in SLO Town so the Cisco's asked Brian to fire up some afternoon tunes on Sunday from 12-4!! Come on out and enjoy some toe tappin', great food and drink and the beautiful winter weather!
Friday, February 24th, 2006 8:00 PM PST
BLUES AT "THE KITTY"
THE "KITTY" CLUB
SUNSET BLVD.
HOLLYWOOD, CA
Price: $10.00
Brian and the Bluescruiser gang will be heading down to the jungle for some good ol' downtown blues. The Kitty is a great venue for live music 5 days a week. A must for blueslovers. See ya there!!
Monday, February 13th, 2006 8:00 PM PST
PRIVATE CORPORATE EVENT
THE CLIFFS RESORT
SHELL BEACH ROAD
SHELL BEACH, CA
Sunday, February 12th, 2006 1:30 PM PST
VALENTINE'S @LAS CAMBRITAS
LAS CAMBRITAS RESTAURANT
MAIN ST.
CAMBRIA, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
It's that time again to grab your cutie and head on down to Las Cambritas for some awesome food and great music. The toes start tappin' at 1:30 and keep tappin' til 4:30.Bring your vibe on down!
Saturday, January 21st, 2006 12:00 PM PST
CREEKSIDE CONCERT!!
CISCO'S RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Oh yeah.....the first Saturday show of 06'! Brian will start off as a duo with the lovely Ms. Nancy and possibly bring up another bluescruiser later in the performance. Great food, great venue and tunes to make your toes happy!! Hope to see ya there!!!
Sunday, January 15th, 2006 2:00 PM PST
CAMBRIA CONCERT!
LAS CAMBRITAS RESTAURANT
MAIN ST.
CAMBRIA, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
The Bluescruisers will be shakin' it in full force on Sunday the 15th. Brian's trio (Ms. Nancy...percussion/vocals...stunning visuals (: along with boppin' bassman Dean Coy will fire it up at 2:00 on the patio! Come on up, the town's a blast and the tunes are tops!!!
Sunday, January 8th, 2006 12:00 PM PST
FIRST SHOW OF THE YEAR...2006!
CISCO'S RESTAURANT ON THE CREEK
NEXT TO SLO MISSION
SLO, CA 93405
543=5555
Price: $PRICELESS
Greetings all you "BLUESCRUISERS" and Happy New Year to you all. Now that the holidays are behind us it's time to gear up for another great year of of strolling instrumentals, slipsliding resocoustic blues, wailin' harmonica and all of the the fun piano pounding pop that Brian loves to play. Come on out and give your toes something to tap to!! See ya at the creek!!
Friday, December 30th, 2005 8:00 PM PST
VENUE HOST'S BOOKING INFO. ALL DATES ARE SUBJUCT TO UPGRADE STATUS FROM OTHER SOURCES....(REGIONAL FESTIVALS ...ETC.
ALL DATES OPEN UP TO 5 WORKING DAYS BEFORE GIG
WHEN UPGRADES OCCUR BRIAN BLACK WILL PROVIDE APPROPRIATE ARTISTS (WITH VENUE'S HOST APPROVAL)
Price: $PRICELESS
Thursday, December 1st, 2005 8:00 PM PST
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS!!
THE BEACHOUSE
n/a
Shell Beach, ca
Price: $PRICELESS!!!
During the month of December Brian will be mostly in the studio recording, connecting with family and maybe doing a few occasional impromptu random shows if time allows. Happy Holidays to all!! See ya in early 2006!!!!!
Sunday, November 27th, 2005 12:00 PM PST
Sunday Afternoon by the Creek!!
Cisco's Restaurant
Next to the Mission
SLO, CA
This might be the last outside show for 2005!!! Get on out to Cisco's for possibly the last chance to hear some great tunes outdoors for a number of months!!!
Friday, November 25th, 2005 5:00 PM PST
Happy Thanksgiving Weekend!!
Cisco's
Downtown next to the creek
SLO, ca
Whoa, the day after Thanksgiving...it's got to be time for a downtown stroll and some foot tappin' tunes at the only outside music venue in SLO Town. See ya there!!
Friday, November 18th, 2005 5:00 PM PST
EARLY EVENING BLUES
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION...SLO
SLO, CA
After a month's absence it's time to get back to the creekside tunes! Cisco's continues to offer up a great deal of ambiance, music and great food!
Sunday, November 6th, 2005 1:00 PM PST
Harvest Festival
TOLOSA WINERY
HWY. 227....NEAR THE AIRPORT
San Luis Obispo, ca
Another new musical, wine tasting/dining treat awaits you at the new and beautiful Tolosa Winery! Brian and Ms. Nancy will be out on the patio with an array of exquisite instrumentals and toe tappin' tunes to help make the event THE place to be Sun. Nov. 6th from 1-4pm. Hope to see all you "Bluescruiser" buddies out there!
Saturday, October 29th, 2005 8:00 PM PDT
BOOGIE TIME IN PASO!!
MUDDY SPRINGS B&G
1215 SPRING ST.
PASO ROBLES, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
BOOOO!!!!! During this Halloween weekend get yourself in the right frame of mind with some terrifyingly tasty blues and more over at Muddy Springs!!!
It'll be soooo much fun it's scary!!
Sunday, October 23rd, 2005 3:00 PM PDT
LAST CAMBRIA CONCERT OF THE SEASON!
LAS CAMBRITAS RESTAURANT
MAIN ST.
CAMBRIA, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Get ready to come on over (or up) to Cambria for Brian's last outside show of the season at the wonderfully fun Las Cambritas Restaurant. A great time is ALWAYS had by all on the back patio with fun vibes from the locals and the energy of the tourists who frequent this Cambria venue!!
Thursday, October 20th, 2005 5:00 PM PDT
EARLY EVENING SHOW BY THE CREEK!
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO
Price: $PRICELESS
Brian is back for another early evening show at Cisco's during the famous Farmer's Market on Thursdays. Come on over and enjoy the musical ambiance as Brian does a solo show with all four instruments!!
Sunday, October 16th, 2005 1:00 PM PDT
HARVEST FESTIVAL AT RIO SECO!!
RIO SECO WINERY
UNION RD. (TAKE HWY. 46 EAST AND TURN RT. ONTO UNION..THEN LEFT TO STAY ON UNION
PASO ROBLES, CA
Harvest Festival continues for a great Sunday afternoon barbecue, up-tempo blues, harmonica and piano and of course Rio Seco's excellent variety of wines. It all starts at noon! Brian will begin the show at 1:00 and keep 'yer toes a tappin' until 4:00. See ya there!
Saturday, October 15th, 2005 12:00 PM PDT
HARVEST FESTIVAL!!!
BIANCHI WINERY
JUST OFF OF UNION RD. TAKE 46EAST...TURN ONTO UNION (MAKE ANOTHER QUICK LEFT TO STAY ON UNION) GO APPROX. 3 MI. AND LOOK FOR THE SIGN THAT SAYS "WINERIES" TURN LEFT, GO APPROX. 1 MI. AND BIANCHI WILL BE ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE
PASO ROBLES, CA.
805-226-9922
Price: call to confirm
IT'S HARVEST FESTIVAL TIME! Brian will bring his slip sliden' show to the BEAUTIFUL Bianchi Winery for an afternoon of tasty tunes, awesome barbecue and sumptious wines during the celebration of the harvest. Bianchi is gearing up to be another great place for live music. Their newly built man-made pond and waterfall is an elegent addition to an already classy establishment. Check it out!!!
Friday, October 14th, 2005 5:30 PM PDT
HARVEST FESTIVAL TOUR TIME!!
J. LOHR WINERY
TAKE HWY. 46 EAST TO AIRPORT RD. TURN LEFT AND GO APPROX. 4 MI.
PASO ROBLES, CA
This year's Harvest Festival promises to be one of the best ever!! Brian will be doing a micro-tour during this 3 day event, beginning at the beautiful J. Lohr Winery. Sumptious hor'dourves, Brian starting off as a strolling musician and then transitioning to some head-bobbin' slide blues, along with J. Lohr's amazing gold medal wines spells.....YES!!! Look below for other shows/events that are included in this HARVEST Festival Micro-Tour!!! Hope to see ya sometime during the tour!
Saturday, October 8th, 2005 12:00 PM PDT
AUTUMN BOOGIE AT THE CREEK
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
As Indian Summer fades into Fall the weather is still awesome in SLO Town. Spend a Sat. afternoon with tunes, treats and drinks as Brian gets yer feet a tappin'!
Wednesday, September 28th, 2005 5:00 PM PDT
STROLLING INSTRUMENTALS AND THE PIANO MAN
PRIVATE CORPORATE EVENT
THE CLIFFS
SHELL BEACHC, CA
Sunday, September 25th, 2005 12:00 PM PDT
CISCOS IN THE FALL!
CISCOS RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
The weather in San Luis is always the BEST around this time of year. Come out and enjoy it while listening to some uppity acoustic blues and a bunch more while sippin' a cool one nest to the creek and mission!
Saturday, September 24th, 2005 1:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY!!...ARROYO GRANDE
Friday, September 16th, 2005 5:00 PM PDT
BACK FOR MORE FOOD, FUN AND DA' BLUES!!!
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION AND CREEK
SLO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Here we go again! See above description for a great time!! See ya there!
Saturday, September 10th, 2005 7:00 PM PDT
MUDDY SPRINGS SHOW!!!
MUDDY SPRINGS BAR AND GRILL
1215 SPRING ST
PASO ROBLES, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
It's Saturday night....Indian Summer is Paso Robles. What a perfect time to check out some slip slidin' blues in Downtown Paso. Brian will be there with Ms. Nancy and possibly a third "blues cruiser" to keep the energy pumpin'. See ya there!!
Friday, September 9th, 2005 5:00 PM PDT
MORE MUSIC BY THE CREEK!!
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION...DOWNTOWN SLO
SLO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Cisco's continues to set the pace for getting folks out for live music, as they offer a "buy a drink and get a barbecue sandwich for FREE!!! Whoa!!!
Brian will be out and about on this awesome Indian Summer evening to tickle your musical fancy....ENJOY!!!
Sunday, September 4th, 2005 1:30 PM PDT
ART IN THE PARK SHOW!
SHELL BEACH'S ART IN THE PARK
SHELL BEACH RD. (AT DINOSAUR CAVES)
SHELL BEACH
See July's description of the venue. This IS a great place to be on a Sunday afternoon!!
Thursday, September 1st, 2005 7:00 PM PDT
LIVE @MUDDY SPRINGS!!
MUDDY SPRINGS RESTAURANT
1215 Spring St.
Paso Robles, ca
Price: $priceless
Here's another new venue that's just opening it's doors up in the North County....."MUDDY SPRINGS" Affiliated with "Frog and Peach in SLO and "O'Grady's....The "Springs" is offering up music on Thurs. and Sat. nights. For a romping good time, come on overy and catch some blusey vibes mid-week, as Brian will be there on Thurs. Sept. 1. See y'all out there!!!
Sunday, August 28th, 2005 12:00 PM PDT
SOLO AT CISCO'S
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION...DOWNTOWN SAN LUIS OBISPO
SLO
Price: $PRICELESS
How about a relaxing Sunday afternoon....next to the creek.....great food....cold drinks and Brian seranading you as he strolls through the crowd with his acoustic and National nickel-plated slide guitar? Ya can't beat it!!! See ya there!!!
Friday, August 19th, 2005 6:00 PM PDT
RIO SECO CONCERT
RIO SECO WINERY
UNION RD. TAKE HWY. 46 EAST ...TURN LEFT ONTO UNION AND GO ABOUT 2 MILES. RIO SECO WILL BE ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE....JUST LOOK FOR THE SIGN!!
PASO ROBLES, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
HERE'S ANOTHER CHANCE TO CATCH A GREAT TIME AT RIO SECO!! GREAT FOOD, MUSIC AND AWESOME PEOPLE ALWAYS SEEM TO BE THERE! HOPE TO SEE YA A BUNCH OF YOU OUT THERE!!
Thursday, August 18th, 2005 6:30 PM PDT
CAMBRIA AND DA BLUES
LAS CAMBRITAS RESTAURANT
MAIN ST
CAMBRIA, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Brian's going to cruise on up to Cambria for an intimate evening show at the colorful Las Cambritas Restaurant! A great time for locals to come on out and get a heapin' helpin' of "resocoustic slide blues for a Thurs. evening. See ya there!
Sunday, August 14th, 2005 5:00 PM PDT
SUNDAY AT THE HOFBRAU
THE HOFBRAU RESTAURANT
EL CAMINO REAL.....
ATAS., CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Another great time to spend a lazy Sunday afternoon "crackin'a cool one" and enjoying some great food, blues, pop and piano favs in this North County niche. Hope to seeyathere!!!
Friday, August 12th, 2005 5:00 PM PDT
BREWS AND BLUES
FIRESTONE BREWERY
RAMADA DR.
PASO ROBLES, CA
Price: $priceless
Brian's back at the always fun Firestone Brewery. Ice cold brews blended on-site mixed with Brian's acoustic blues and harp add up to the right way to start off the weekend!
Saturday, August 6th, 2005 12:00 PM PDT
JUST CAN'T STAY AWAY CONCERT!!!!
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION .....SAN LUIS OBISPO
SLO, CA
Yep.....Brian will be playing back to back Sat. See above listing for on previous Sat. for description!
Friday, August 5th, 2005 6:00 PM PDT
BACK AT THE "GATS"
THE GREAT GATSBY
See venue description in July calendar section. Hope to see ya there!
Thursday, August 4th, 2005 5:00 PM PDT
WEEKDAY BLUES AT CISCOS
CISCOS RESTAURANT
BY THE CREEK NEXT TO THE MISSION
SLO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
It's summer.....it's nearing the end of the week...a late afternoon outside tappin' it out with Brian's tunes definitely works.....well!!
Saturday, July 30th, 2005 12:00 PM PDT
SUMMERTIME TUNES BY THE CREEK
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION IN DOWNTOWN SAN LUIS OBISPO
SLO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Brian will be back at the always beautiful creekside venue...Cisco's for a heaping portion of all kinds of tunes from instrumental gems to foot tappin' slide blues on his arsenal of instruments! Come over for a relaxing fun Sat. afternoon.
Sunday, July 24th, 2005 5:00 PM PDT
NORTH COUNTY TUNES ON A SUNDAY AFTERNOON!
THE HOFBRAU RESTAURANT
JUST A TOUCH PAST EL CAMINO REAL AND HWY. 41 INTERSECTION
ATASCADERO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Another new venue for music. The Hofbrau has very tasty eats and a fun little patio where Brian will be pickin'and a'sliden' and a plunkin' and a wailin' on all those instruments. Come on over and enjoy the fun from 5-8 on a sunny lazy Sunday afternoon!
Friday, July 22nd, 2005 6:00 PM PDT
THE GREAT GATSBY GETAWAY
THE GREAT GATSBY
OAK PARK RD. NEXT TO AJ SPURS
GROVER BEACH, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Another fun night will be had at this wonderful wine bar! Enjoy the excellent wines, free munchies, overstuffed couches, warm fire and the widest spectrum of musical styles anywhere, as Brian offers up instrumental pieces on the grand piano, acoustic and slide guitar as well as foot stomping blues and pop favs.
Thursday, July 21st, 2005 7:30 PM PDT
SANDY'S LIQUOR ....UP ON THE ROOF....FARMER'S MARKET
HIGEURA ST.
SLO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
This is one of those rare "semi-private" events where you can listen ......but unless you have an invite..... "Ya can't come up!" Brian will be doin' all the fancy stuff above Sandy's Liquor Store during the famous Farmer's Market night where thousands of people come to eat...drink and well..........you know. So, if ya want some blistering slide blues and a bunch of other great stuff....well see ya below Sandy's on Thurs.!!
Thursday, July 14th, 2005 5:00 PM PDT
CISCO'S EARLY EVENING SHOW
CISCO'S
NEXT TO THE MISSION SLO
SLO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Another great time is to be had during Farmer's Market in SLO. See above discription for more details. Hope to see ya there!!
Friday, July 8th, 2005 6:00 PM PDT
THE GREAT GATSBY GETAWAY
THE GREAT GATSBY
OAK PARK RD............NEXT TO AJ SPURS, RIGHT OFF THE THE 101 FRWY.
GROVER BEACH, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
It's time to be getting back to the "Gats". I've been away for a while and I'm looking forward to a great summer night of fine wine, hor'dourves and tons of instrumentals, pop piano tunes and of course all of the slip slidin' blues I'm known for. Hope to see ya there!!
Thursday, July 7th, 2005 5:00 PM PDT
CISCOS DURING FARMER'S MARKET
CISCOS RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE MISSION SLO
SLO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Are you ready for some mid-week music to keep you afloat til' the weekend? Come on out during the world famous SLO Farmer's Market and enjoy some great food and toe tappin' tunes with Brian and Ms. Nancy as they serve up a heapin' helping of blues, pop and originals out on the patio from 5-8pm!!!
Sunday, July 3rd, 2005 1:30 PM PDT
ART IN THE PARK SHOW
SHELL BEACH'S ART IN THE PARK
SHELL BEACH RD. AT "DINO SAUR CAVES"
SHELL BEACH
Price: $PRICELESS
This is the 2nd year for this venue...and it promises to be one that continues to grow and grow!! Overlooking the beautiful Pacific...you'll love strolling through the many varied artisans exhibits as you sample luscious treats and immerse yourself with the variety of Brian's many styles. What a great way to enjoy a Sunday afternoon. See ya there!!!
Friday, July 1st, 2005 5:00 PM PDT
FIREWORKS AT FIRESTONE !
FIRESTONE BREWERY
RAMADA DR.
PASO ROBLES, CA
Price: $priceless
Here's another new venue to enjoy. The Firestone Brewery will have Brian blazin' blues with the brews from 5-7 on Friday. This is a great place to enjoy excellent on-site brewed beers and ales while getting into the groove as Brian serves up two hours of acoustic blues and wailin' harp! Come and check it out!
Saturday, June 25th, 2005 1:00 PM PDT
PERBACCO WINE TASTING GRAND OPENING
PERBACCO WINE TASTING ROOM
call for directions....234-0560
SLO, CA
234-0560
Price: $PRICELESS
Come on over and enjoy the fabulous wines of Perbacco on Sat. June 25 from 12-5:00 p.m. They'll be a barbecue available as well as Brian Black (and the gushingly gorgeous Ms.Nancy playing all sorts of guitars, piano and blues harmonica from 1-4. This will be a great way to spend your Sat. afternoon!! See ya out there!
Friday, June 24th, 2005 6:00 PM PDT
SUMMER CONCERT SERIES AT RIO SECO
RIO SECO WINERY
UNION ROAD.. PASO ROBLES......TAKE HWY 46 EAST AND TURN LEFT ONTO UNION RD. GO ABOUT TWO MILES AND LOOK FOR THE RIO SECO WINERY ON THE LEFT!!
PASO ROBLES, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Brian will have the honor of beginning the Concerts put on at Rio Seco Winery each Friday night through the summer. There will be a delicious barbecue, awesome Rio Seco wines and of course tons of great music....from flashy instrumental fingerstyle acoustic and piano laced Elton John tunes to Brian's signature slide blues and wailin' harmonica songs to getyerfeettappin'!!!
Come on out and have a great time. Feel free to e-mail Brian if more info. is desired!!
Sunday, June 19th, 2005 3:00 PM PDT
CAMBRIA AND DA BLUES
LAS CAMBRITAS RESTAURANT
MAIN ST. ...JUST SOUTH OF CAMMOZZI'S SALOON
CAMBRIA, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
It's that time of year to start heading up to where the pines meet the ocean....beautiful Cambria. Brian will be out on the patio with Ms. Nancy cookin' up some toe tappin' blues. Las Cambritas always seems to have quite the colorful crowd....a wonderful mixture of locals and tourists out to have a fun Sunday afternoon. Jump on in....the music's fine!!!
Sunday, May 22nd, 2005 1:00 PM PDT
WINE FESTIVAL CONCERT AT RIO SECO WINERY
RIO SECO WINERY
UNION RD. PASO ROBLES....TURN RIGHT ONTO UNION JUST OFF OF HWY. 46 EAST GO 2-3 MILES RIO SECO IS ON THE RIGHT...LOOK FOR THEIR SIGN!
PASO ROBLES, CA
USA
Price: $PRICELESS
Another great time is to be had at the Rio Seco Winery on Sat. May 22nd from 1-4pm. Sumptious wines and food await you...accented with acoustic blues, strolling instrumental pieces, pop piano and wailin' harmonica. This event is always very popular. Hope to see a bunch of all the great people I've crossed paths with this last year!
Friday, May 20th, 2005 5:00 PM PDT
PASO ROBLES WINE FESTIVAL
J.LOHR WINERY
AIRPORT RD.......TURN LEFT ONTO AIRPORT RD. OFF OF HWY. 46 EAST...GO 3 MI. J. LOHR IS ON THE LEFT HAND SIDE
PASO ROBLES, CA.
Price: $35.OO
This should be a great event....excellent wines to sample, delicious barbecue and Brian with Ms. Nancy providing a broad array of instrumental pieces early in the evening and adding layer upon layer of music that should have you up "shakin it" as the energy rises. This should be a very popular event so sign up early. Hope to see ya there!!
Friday, May 13th, 2005 6:00 PM PDT
Back at the Gats
The Great Gatsby
Oak Park Rd.
Grover Beach, ca
Price: $priceless
Always a place to be for an intimate Friday evening. See above description for more details!!
Friday, April 29th, 2005 6:00 PM PDT
THE GREAT GATSBY GETAWAY
THE GREAT GATSBY
OAK PARK RD.
GROVER BEACH, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
More fun to be had at the Gatsby. See above descriptions for all that goes on!
Hope to see ya there!!!
Saturday, April 23rd, 2005 12:00 PM PDT
CISCO'S IN THE SPRING!
CISCO'S RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE SLO MISSION
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Another great time to be had at a wonderful venue for great food and tasty tunes that Brian will serve up with acoustic fingerstyle, slide blues pop piano and wailin' harmonica!
Saturday, April 16th, 2005 5:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE EVENT
SPYGLASS RESORT
SHELL BCH. RD. SHELL BCH. CA
Saturday, April 9th, 2005 10:30 AM PDT
WEDDING AT THE VICTORIAN....STROLLING INSTRUMENTAL AND PIANO
PRIVATE EVENT....THE VICTORIAN HOUSE
Friday, March 18th, 2005 6:00 PM PST
J. LHOR'S WINEMAKER'S EVENT!!
J. LHOR WINERY
AIRPORT RD.
PASO ROBLES, CA
USA
Price: $PRICELESS
A fun-filled evening at the beautiful J. Lhor Winery begins with sumptious hor'dourves, delicious wines to sample and Brian strolling through playing various instrumental pieces of fingerstyle acoustic guitar on his wireless system. A great night of wine, fine music and great food await you. Check it out!
Sunday, March 13th, 2005 8:00 PM PST
Saturday, March 12th, 2005 12:00 PM PST
CREEKSIDE AT CISCO'S
CISCO'S RESTAURANT
NEXT TO THE SLO MISSION
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
It's time for another great musical season at one of SLO's longest standing musical venue. Creekside dining next to the historic Mission....Cisco's offers up fine food with Brian's slip slidin' blues and pop piano rounding out the affair! Check it!
Saturday, February 26th, 2005 8:00 PM PST
LIVE PERFORMANCE FOR TELETHON!
TEACH TELETHON FOUNDATION
CABLE CHANNEL 22
SLO, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
This promises to be a delightful time as Brian takes seven of his prized students (Jonas...maracas...Sammi...xylophone...Smiley and Tiara...tambourine...Timmy...drum...Lauren and Laura...claves' )to perform two instrumental pieces for the Teach Telethon fundraiser. Both songs will be on Brian's new upcoming CD "Whispered Moments". Enjoy the performance on TV and know that any donations to the telethon will benifit SLO schools AND are greatly appreciated!!
Friday, February 25th, 2005 6:00 PM PST
THE GREAT GATSBY WINE BAR!!!
THE GREAT GATSBY
OAK PARK RD.
GROVER BEACH, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Another fun night at "The Gats". See description above for amenities!! Hope to see ya there!!! BB
Saturday, February 12th, 2005 4:00 PM PST
PRIVATE PARTY (WEDDING)
Friday, January 28th, 2005 7:30 PM PST
MARGARITA MUSIC!!
SOLOMON'S PORCH
EL CAMINO REAL
SANTA MARGARITA, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Brian will be back at "The Porch" on Friday with a diverse mixture of acoustic blues, pop piano favs and lots of acousitc guitar for good measure. The Porch is a new venue really putting out great tasting food, atmosphere and supporting live music. It's a great place for a fun casual Friday night experience!
Friday, January 21st, 2005 6:00 PM PST
BACK AT THE "GATS"
THE GREAT GATSBY
OAK PARK RD.
GROVER BEACH, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
It's time again for a nice fire, over-stuffed couches, a grand piano and having Brian create a musical vibe that is sure to please. The Gatsby is always popular on Friday's with an upscale ambiance of professionals getting together for some delicious wine tasting and great music.
Saturday, January 8th, 2005 6:30 PM PST
MUSIC WITH "SPURS"
AJ SPURS DINNER HOUSE
OAK PART RD.
GROVER BEACH, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Come over to AJ Spurs and catch Brian at a new venue Sat. the 8th. AJ's is an upscale high energy facility that will absolutely lend itself to all of the tasty piano, acoustic and slide blues Brian will be serving up! Hope to see you there as we bring in 05' the right way!
Saturday, December 25th, 2004 1:00 PM PST
HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL I'VE HAD THE PLEASURE TO CONNECT WITH THIS YEAR.....HOPE TO SEE YOU SOMETIME SOON!!! BRIAN B.
Saturday, December 18th, 2004 7:00 PM PST
MUSICAL HOLIDAY MUSINGS AT VINOTECA
VINOTECA WINE BAR
12TH STREET.....ACROSS FROM THE DOWNTOWN PARK
PASO ROBLES, CA
Price: $PRICELESS
Come on over to Vinoteca on the 18th (Sat.) as I will dust off another instrument that I have a long and storied relationship with.... (the dulcimer). I'll be playing some of your holiday favorites instrumentally as well as all of the blues stuff and whatever else that might tickle your musical fancy! This will be the only date I play this month as I am taking time off for the holidays and am very busy in the studio working on my upcoming instrumental CD. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!! B.B.
Saturday, November 27th, 2004 7:00 PM PST
VINOTECA
12 STREET,,,,ACROSS FROM THE PARK
PASO ROBLES
Price: $PRICELESS
SAME GREAT PLACE....SEE DESCRIPTION ABOVE!
Friday, November 26th, 2004 6:00 PM PST
The Great Gatsby
Oak Park Rd.
Grover Beach, ca
Price: $priceless
PH.473-VINO
Fireplace,large soft cushy chairs and sofa-love seats....freeeee munches, great selection of wines to sample and Brian tearing it up on all of his instruments......a south county gem for a Friday night!
Saturday, November 20th, 2004 12:00 PM PST
Music near the Mission
Cisco's
next to the mission ...Downtown SLO
Price: $priceless
Another great time at this outside venue with the creek nearby. Great food and drinks along with Brian giving you four hours of blues n' stuff. Always fun!!!
Saturday, November 20th, 2004 7:00 PM PST
(ADDED SHOW) VINOTECA
VINOTECA WINE BAR AND HOR'DOURVE TO DIE FOR
12TH STREET...ACROSS FROM THE PARK
PASO ROBLES
Price: $PRICELESS
MORE FUN AT "TECA!!!" SEE DESCRIPTION ABOVE....HOPE TO SEE YA THERE!
Saturday, November 13th, 2004 7:00 PM PST
VINOTECA
12STREET ACROSS FROM THE PARK
PASO ROBLES
Price: $PRICESSLESS
See above for description.
Saturday, November 6th, 2004 7:00 PM PST
Resocoustic "Blusin" and Pop Piano Smoozing at VINOTECA
12TH STREET...ACROSS FROM THE PARK
PASO ROBLES
Price: $PRICELESS
Coming back to "Teca" (can't seem to stay away...what a great place) Lots of slip sliding blues, wailin' harmonica, acoustic favs and Elton Johnish style piano. People are starting to forgo their dinner plans and stay at Vinoteca just to munch on the delectable appetizers and enjoy the musical vibe. Check it out!
Saturday, October 30th, 2004 8:00 PM PDT
The Sportsmen Pub
Contact info. and description listed above. Bring your friends and enjoy the vibe!
Friday, October 29th, 2004 6:00 PM PDT
The Great Gatsby
Oak Park Rd.
Grover Beach, ca
Price: $priceless
Same wonderful venue....description listed above. Always a great time to come with friends or meet some new ones!!
Sunday, October 17th, 2004 1:00 PM PDT
Rio Seco Harvest Festival Concert
Rio Seco Winery
Union Rd (46 east to Union rd.......turn right...then left on to Union....go about 2 1/2 miles and look for the Rio Seco sign on the right hand side
Paso Robles, ca
Price: $Priceless
The last day of Harvest Festival!!!! Here's your chance to enjoy a beautiful Fall Sunday afternoon out on the lawn at Rio Seco, enjoying their famous barbecue, wine and Brian "cuttin' it up" with whatever he decides to play. An afternoon that promises to be the right choice!
Saturday, October 16th, 2004 1:00 PM PDT
Harvest Festival Concert...Coastal Vinters Co-op Tasting Room
Coastal Vinters Co-op.
2323 Tuley Court....Hwy 46 east ...right on Golden Hill....left on Union Rd......left onto Tuley Court ...ph.226-8022
Paso Robles, ca
Price: $priceless
Another new up-coming venue that is opening it's doors during The Harvest Festival weekend. FOUR DIFFERNT WINEMAKERS will grace this event ....which makes this an especially enticing place to be on the 16th (Sat. ) from 1-4!!!
Saturday, October 16th, 2004 7:00 PM PDT
Wine....Dine....Unwind....
VINOTECA
Last performance for a few weeks at "Teca". Come on in and enjoy all that makes this venue truely a great one!
Friday, October 15th, 2004 6:30 PM PDT
Winemakers Dinner/Martin/Weyrich Winery
Martin/Weyrich Winery
Hwy 46....just outside of Paso Robles
Paso Robles, ca
Price: $95.00
An awesome event combining elegant food, sumptious wines and the vaired styles that Brian will offer up. This event sold out last time and looks to do the same again. Sign up early!!
Saturday, October 9th, 2004 12:00 PM PDT
Music by the Mission
Cisco's
next the the mission Downtown SLO
Price: $priceless
Great food, beer, wine and ambience next to the mission and the San Luis Creek. An outside venue that is one of San Luis' most popular.
Saturday, October 9th, 2004 7:00 PM PDT
Wine....Dine.....Unwind....Vinoteca
Vinoteca
Venue description above....a great place to enjoy a Sat. evening with friends and Brian's music!
Friday, October 8th, 2004 8:00 PM PDT
Blues in Santa Margarita...Solomon's Porch
Solomon's Porch
El Camino Real
Santa Margarita, ca
Price: $priceless
Another new venue...nestled in the cozy little haven of Santa Margarita. Very colorful and intriguing....Solomon's Porch calls out for you to come and explore a new live music venue while enjoying Brian with his varied styles and instruments!
Saturday, October 2nd, 2004 2:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY
ARROYO GRANDE
Saturday, October 2nd, 2004 7:00 PM PDT
A Divine Time to Wine and Dine
Vinoteca
835 12th Street.....across from the Park....Paso Robles
Ca
Price: $priceless
Come on....9 foot grand piano....acoustic and slide blues guitar with Brian's nickel-plated 1929 National Style-O Resophonic guitar...wailin'harp...(no....not the string version....see "harmonica" AND grrreat food. there's a reason why this place is fast becoming a major hot spot! Come early and come up and say "hi"!
Friday, October 1st, 2004 9:00 PM PDT
The Sportsmen Pub
Contact info. and description listed above. See ya there!!!!
Wednesday, September 29th, 2004 8:00 PM PDT
Laguna Barbecue N' Brews
Los Osos Valley Road/Madonna road
San Luis Obispo, 93405
Price: $priceless
The "Brews" is alive and kicking for the new season. More upgrades are coming to help make this one of the "places to be for live music" on a Wed. or Fri. night! Check it out.
Saturday, September 25th, 2004 7:00 PM PDT
Live At Pismo
Scotty's Restaurant
Price St.
Pismo Beach, ca
Price: $priceless
Scotty's is a well-known eatery that is now offering live music on Sat. nights from 7-10. Brian will be strolling through....playing some tasty pieces on the wireless acoustic....along with some of his original gems of instrumental tunes on the piano. After the dinner hour it's time to kick it up a notch or two ....or three...or....anyway, a great place to dine and be entertained "after hours". Hope to see ya there!
Saturday, September 18th, 2004 9:00 PM PDT
The Sportsmen Pub
contact info. and description listed above. Come on down!!
Friday, September 17th, 2004 6:00 PM PDT
The Great Gatsby Wine Bar
Oak Park Rd. next to AJ Spurs
Grover Beach, ca
Price: $priceless
The Great Gatsby.....delicious wines to sample, a luxurious venue with deeply stuffed couches, fireplace and a wonderful grand piano for Brian to dig into with instrumentals...along with his flare for mixing up resocoustic blues, pop piano offerings of Elton and Billy....along with oringinals and everything else he does....a very intimate and entertaining evening is promised!
Sunday, September 12th, 2004 8:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY
Saturday, September 11th, 2004 12:00 PM PDT
Cisco's
Next to the Mission...San Luis Obispo
SLO, ca
Price: $priceless
Cisco's is ALWAYS a very cool place to have a great lunch....sit by the creek and listen to Brian pull out all his styles with acoustic, resocoustic slide, harmonica and of course piano!!
Saturday, September 11th, 2004 7:00 PM PDT
Vinoteca
Same great venue....description listed above....always a very cool vibe going on!
Friday, September 10th, 2004 9:30 PM PDT
The Cornerview Restaurant
Marsh St.
San Luis Obispo, ca 93401
Price: $priceless
The Cornerview is a new up-and-coming dinnerhouse/bar that offers and wonderful view of the colorful downtown SLO scene, upscale ambiance, deliciously prepared California cusine and Brian "doin' his thang" on piano, acoustic and slide resocoustic guitars along with some foot stomping harmonica after the dinner hours have passed! Close for locals.....a great venue!
Sunday, September 5th, 2004 4:00 PM PDT
Private Party,,,Birthday/Anniversary
Saturday, September 4th, 2004 9:00 PM PDT
The Sportsmen Pub
622 12th Street
Paso Robles, ca
Price: $priceless
A great place to come with friends....toss down a few and enjoy some resocoustic blues ala Brian Black style.....a fun way to start the weekend off right!
Friday, September 3rd, 2004 4:30 PM PDT
Avila Beach Concert
Avila Beach Marketplace
on the boardwalk....Avila Beach
Avila Beach
Price: $priceless
1st time concert at beautiful Avila Beach! Gorgeous weather and ambiance....along with all of the wonderful delicasies and art-related offerings at the various booths. Bring a blanket....enjoy the food and music...come up and say "hi". A great way to spend a late afternoon with friends and family.
Saturday, August 28th, 2004 7:00 PM PDT
Vinotecca
Another great night at "Tecca" See description above!
Friday, August 27th, 2004 6:00 PM PDT
Rio Seco Winery
Union Road...just off of Hwy 46 ..turn right on Union and make a quick left ...go approx. 1-2 miles it's on the right ...look for the sign or Brian's music!!
Paso Robles, ca
Price: $pricelsss
Rio Seco's Friday night gathering is awesome! Free hor'dourves elegent wines to sample and Brian with Ms. Nancy playing outside with a great grassy area to relax with friends.....(or make new ones!!!)
Sunday, August 22nd, 2004 6:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE PARTY
Saturday, August 21st, 2004 7:00 PM PDT
Vinotecca
Same venue different night....always a great time!!!
Friday, August 20th, 2004 6:30 PM PDT
Barbecue N' Cigar Night
Martin-Weyrich Winery
Hwy 46....just outside of Paso Robles
Paso Robles, ca
Price: $95.00
This is a wonderful event at a gorgeous venue. Five star chefs will be serving up delectable offerings as everyone samples the sumptious wines of Martin-Weyrich. Brian will be out in force playing and mingling with the crowd (at the same time....ala wireless technology) Sign up early....this is an event not to miss!!! Sorry ...SOLD OUT as of 8-16-04
Sunday, August 15th, 2004 8:00 PM PDT
PRIVATE CORPORATE EVENT
Saturday, August 14th, 2004 8:00 PM PDT
Vinotecca
Pine St.
Paso Robles, ca
Price: $priceless
This venue is just the place to enjoy the elegent atmosphere Ms. Cynthia has created...along with absolutely delicious culinary treats/wines to enjoy as Brian enjoys the classic sound of the grand piano provided...along with, of course a healthy offering of blues, Elton stuff on piano and everything else he does!
Friday, August 13th, 2004 6:00 PM PDT
The Great Gatsby
Same wonderful venue, different day. Check it out.
Sunday, August 8th, 2004 3:00 PM PDT
Las Cambritas Restaurant
East Main St.
Cambria, ca
Price: $priceless
....A very fun outside venue where both locals and tourists come to enjoy wonderful mexican cusine, to die for margaritas and Brian doing his "duo" thing with the lovely Ms. Nancy. Bring you dancin' shoes!
Saturday, August 7th, 2004 6:00 PM PDT
The Great Gatsby
Oak Park Road....next to AJ Spurs restaurant
Grover Beach, ca
Price: $priceless
A wonderfully elegent wine bar where Brian Black can dig into their wonderful grand piano and offer up some more reflective pieces as everyone cozies up in the sumptious couches and enjoys free hor'dourves the fireplace and delicious array of wines.
Friday, August 6th, 2004 6:00 PM PDT
Avila Bay Club Concert
Avila Bay Club
San Luis Drive
Avila Beach, ca
Price: $priceless
Beautiful outdoor setting with hor'dourves, wine tasting and Brian Black with his band "The Chromatics" (Ms. Nancy on backing vocals and percussion and the talented Bob Santa Cruz on bass. Great venue and energy! Hope to see ya!
Friday, July 30th, 2004 8:00 PM PDT
Brews N' Blues
Laguna Barbecue N' Brews
Los Osos Valley Road
San Luis Obispo, Ca 93405
Price: $priceless
Two hours of up-tempo acoustic blues with slide resophonic guitar, blues harmonica and some authentic Elton John piano for good measure! See ya there.