Reno's John Dawson Band will entertain in the cabaret at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Carson Valley Inn. No cover charge for guests 21 and older. The boys say their influences include "the guy who invented Jagermeister'' and admit they "pretty much like everybody." They mix modern country with classic rock. Players are John Dawson (guitar,vocals), Brian Morgan (keyboards), Mitch Morgan (lead guitar), Jon Barton (bass) and Jhan on drums.
The Carson Valley Inn's 34th Birthday Party will be Saturday, Aug. 18. The free event at TJ's Corral will include Michael Furlong’s Tribute to Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers. Tom Petty himself made mention of Michael’s show in a 1996 Rolling Stone Magazine interview, on the internationally syndicated radio show "Rock Line" and on "MTV's Top 20 Countdown." You'll also be able to chow-down at special birthday prices with $2 pulled pork sandwiches and $1 hot dogs. Quench your thirst…
Singer-songwriter Charlie Puth has garnered a lot of attention in the past two years, so it only makes sense he is the first artist to be announced for this summer’s concert series at the Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harveys. Puth will appear appear at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, with special guest Hailee Steinfeld when his Voicenotes Tour stops in Tahoe. Tickets range from $39.50 to $69.50
Solid Gold Soul is presented at 8 p.m. Thursday through Monday in the South Shore Room at Harrah’s Lake Tahoe. Hosted by Bobby Wilson, the son of the great Jackie Wilson, the revue is a celebration of soul, R&B, doo wop and funk presented by a variety of soulful singers, virtuosic musicians and graceful dancers. Hear the music of Jackie Wilson, Diana Ross and the Supremes, Otis Redding, Aretha Franklin, Little Richard, Donna Summers, Sly and the Family Stone and…
B.B. King Blues Band featuring Tito Jackson will perform in the MontBleu Theatre at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18. Tickets are $30 and $40. Tito Jackson, of the pop super group The Jackson 5 and The Jackson’s, has just released his third solo album “Tito Time,” featuring “One Way Street,” “When the Magic Happens,” featuring Jocelyn Brown, and “Get it Baby,” featuring Big Daddy Kane. Tito has just teamed up with the legendary BB King’s Blues Band to tour and…
Petty Theft, a Tom Petty tribute, returns to the Crystal Bay Casino's Crown Room at 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 on the day of the show.
Truckee's grungy, raw, distorted, all-woman band Burning Nylon will perform Saturday night at Alibi Ale Works - Truckee Public House.
North Shore's Local Anthology will bring the reggae and punk music to Whiskey Dick's Saloon at 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18. Free for guests 21 and older. Tahoe Blue Vodka drink specials offered throughout the night. Think positive -- it's OK to be a punk.
Concerts at Commons Beach in Tahoe City presents Poor Man's Whiskey.
Buddy and Kim Emmer's acoustic duo, Rock River, has a two-night run at the Carson Valley Inn. The play familiar tunes from Led Zeppelin to Fleetwood Mac. The Buddy Emmer Blues Band is the 2017 Forte Award recipient for Best Blues Band.