Tag Archives: Bluesdays

Bluesdays: John Nemeth

The Village at Squaw Valley welcomes back John Nemeth to Bluesdays. John Nemeth has such a beautiful voice he doesn’t need to play the harmonica. But the true bluesman, who was first inspired by Junior Wells, says he will never put the harp away. Nemeth is nominated for the 2017 B.B. King Entertainer of the Year, which is the Blue ...

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Bluesdays: Jimmy Thackery

Tahoe Onstage

When we last saw Jimmy Thackery in The Village at Squaw Valley at Bluesdays in 2013, he exited the stage while his beat-up 1964 Stratocaster remained on the bandstand, humming and wailing as if it was afraid its owner was going to abandon it. Thackery has a unique guitar sound and he plays in a fuzzy style similar to Dick ...

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Cash Only Band

Cash Only Band

The Cash Only Band plays the Bluesdays after-party at The Village at Squaw Valley in the Auld Dubliner. The South Shore band plays Johnny Cash and outlaw country.

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Bluesdays: Chris Cain (skiing, too)

The chairlifts will be in operation for the Fourth of July when Chris Cain returns to Bluesdays in The Village at Squaw Valley. San Jose’s Cain has played here more than any other artist. He attended a B.B. King concert when he was just 3 years old and it must have made quite an impression. You can hear King’s influence ...

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Rick Hammond Blues Band

Rick Hammond

The Rick Hammond Blues Band plays the Bluesdays after-party in the Auld Dubliner. The two-time Reno Blues Society representatives at the International Blues Challenge, the Rick Hammond Blues Band will begin just as Chris Cain wraps up his set on The Village at Squaw Valley.

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