Chuck Dunn of the Blues Monsters is the featured artist at Harrah's Tuesday Night Winter Blues with the Buddy Emmer Blues Band. The radio program "Choose Blues Hour with Chuck Dunn" airs at 11 a.m. Tuesdays on Truckee Tahoe Radio 101.5 FM.
Jamaica's reggae pioneers Black Uhuru will perform in the Crystal Bay Casino on Thursday, April 26. An opening band will be announced. Tickets are $23 in advance or $25 at the door.
A free New Orleans-inspired event, the 2018 Truckee Craw Thaw Music Festival features Americana music and cajun cuisine in downtown Truckee. RSVP for entry is required. Friday, April 27 6:00PM Doors – Cajun-style fare, beer, cocktails 6:30PM – 7:30 PM The Easy Leaves 8:00PM – 9:00 PM Jazz Mafia Accomplices 9:00PM End of Event Saturday, April 28 12:00 PM Doors – Cajun-style fare, beer, cocktails until end of event DJ Headphones and Horses will be spinning records through the day…
Arts for the Schools presents a multilingual Los Angeles-based dance company, Contra-Tiempo, at 7 p.m. in the Truckee High School Theater. Contra-Tiempo is a bold, multilingual dance company creating physically intense & politically astute performance work that moves audiences to imagine what's possible.
Consider the Source performs at 9 p.m. Friday, April 27, at Alibi Ale Works - Truckee Public House. Tickets are $10 for this 21-and-older show. New York City trio Consider the Source defy easy description. Drawing from progressive rock, fusion and jazz, with alien sounds soaked in Indian and Middle Eastern styles, CTS blends disparate parts into a striking, utterly original whole. Dubbed Sci-Fi Middle Eastern Fusion, the band's music strikes a rare balance between cerebral and emotional, intellectual and…
Elektric Voodo will play at 10 p.m. Friday, April 27, in the Crystal Bay Casino Red Room. Elektric Voodoo is a world beat/psych rock band from San Diego formed by Scott Tournet. This will be the second Red Room appearance for the band.
Drinking with Clowns performs at 9 p.m. Saturday, April 28, at Whiskey Dicks Saloon. Free for guests 21 or older. Tahoe Blue Vodka drink specials offered throughout the night. DWC hails from Reno, bringing a funky Latin dance party over the hill to Tahoe.
Golden, Colorado's Coral Creek plays at 10 p.m. in the Crystal Bay Casino's Red Room. Rocky Mountain bluegrass and Americana Music from the Colorado Front Range, featuring original songs by Chris Thompson and Bill McKay and unique renditions of traditional bluegrass tunes and Americana classics by The Band, Grateful Dead, Peter Rowan, Bill Monroe and more.
Bay Area bluesman and Greaseland Studio recording artist AC Myles plays for the fourth time at Harrah's Tuesday Night Blues, with the Buddy Emmer Blues Band. In addition to fronting his own band, Myles has been a sideman for John Nemeth and Fillmore Slim. He also plays this year at the Great Eldorado BBQ, Brews and Blues Festival.