NORTHWEST FLORIDA (Perry and west)

Blue Tavern: 1206 N. Monroe St., Tallahassee, FL 32303 (850)212-5204 Tallahassee's place to come hang out and talk, enjoy music, or simply have a quiet drink in between the hurly burly of everyday life. Free admission, unless otherwise noted. All events are non-smoking / all-ages. Outside food is welcome in the Tavern. Drinks must be purchased at Blue Tavern. OPERATING HOURS: The bar is open from 3 pm to midnight Monday-Thursday, and 3 pm to 1 am Friday & Saturday. Sunday will continue to be our day of rest. APRIL PRINTABLE SCHEDULEAPR  27: Happy Hour with Joe Dinkel / Folk, 6pm; 28: Swamp Sistas / Beth McKee & Rebekah Pulley, $10, 8pm ; 29: Beth McKee / Piano & Soul Songs, $5, 8pm. 

Bradfordville Blues Club

 Bradfordville Blues Club: 7152 Moses Ln. Tallahassee FL 32309 MAP (850)906-0766 Tickets  Real-deal live blues music at Florida's most authentic juke joint every Friday & Saturday night w/ occasional special events. Events are subject to change without notice.  Unless otherwise stated: Friday and Saturday shows start at 9:00pm. Doors open at 8:30. Weeknight shows start at 8:00 and doors open at 7:00. Reservations are guaranteed with advance ticket purchases.  Reservations for most shows are also available by calling the Club at (850) 906-0766 or emailing: , but advance ticket purchasers get reservation priority. Reserved seats held until show time. All shows are now non-smoking! BLUES ON THE AIR: The Path FM -106.1 and  broadcasts live from the BBC every Saturday night at 10 pm, sponsored by Yueneling. Each Sunday The Path broadcasts Blues Power with Gil Anthony from 7-9pm at 106.1 FM in Tallahassee and at APR 28: Zydefunk; 29: Packrat's Smokehouse; MAY 5: Geoff Achison & The Soul Diggers; 6: The Heather Gillis Band - Graduation Celebration!; 12: Col. Bruce Hampton; 13: Watermelon Slim; 19: Honey Island Swamp Band; 20: Lucky Peterson; 26: Selwyn Birchwood; 27: Nick Moss. OCT 14: Pat Ramsey Memorial Benefit for Big Bend Hospice Need a hotel?

Junction At Monroe: 2011 South Monroe Street, Tallahassee, FL 32301 MAP (850)629-9526 

Paradise Bar & Grill: 21 Via de Luna, Pensacola Beach 32561 MAP (850)916-5087. Bar and kitchen open daily from 11am-11pm.  From local acts to bands from across the world, Paradise hosts a variety of music styles, ranging from blues to roots to funk. On Sundays, the bands start playing at 3pm, and every other night (Monday - Saturday), the live music starts at 6pm. All events are free and open to the public. "You never know who might be playing in Paradise!"  Music nights are seasonal - check CALENDAR for shows. APR 28: Tyler Mac; 29: The Sauce Boss; 30: Mikey B3 Burkhart; MAY 2: Mikey B3 Burkhart; 4: Mac Arnold. Paradise Inn, adjacent to Paradise Bar & Grill is a vintage waterfront motel providing a unique and classic Old Florida experience on the Emerald Coast. INFO & Reservations.

Seville Quarter (Lili Marlene's): 130 E Government St, Pensacola, FL 32502 MAP Every MON: Monday Night Blues Presented by Blues Society of Northwest Florida. Free with Seville Quarter Membership Card or Normal Admission Charge after 8pm.; Every TUE: Gino Rosaria