February – May 2017

Tue 2/28 - Tommy Castro and the Painkillers – SOLD OUT!  - 7:30pm – $28
TICKETS AT: “Funky Southern soul, big city blues and classic rock… silvery guitar licks that simultaneously sound familiar and fresh.” –San Francisco Chronicle Over [...]
Thu 3/2 - Nick Vigarino - Solo - (2016 Best of the Blues Award for Slide Guitar) - 7:30pm - $8
Nick Vigarino’s Back Porch Stomp – Vigarino radiates an unpredictable fervor with slashing slide guitar, powerful vocals, funky licks, modern lyrics, and his “slop jar [...]
Fri - 3/3 - The Island Swings (popular swing, bossa and Gypsy Jazz) - 7:30pm - $7
The Island Swings are Betsy Alexander on violin, Ken Pickard on accordion and Paul Sherman on electric upright bass. Playing popular swing, bossa and [...]
Sat 3/4 - Brian Lee and the Orbiters – (Blues) - 7:30pm – $10
Brian Lee & the Orbiters- 2013 Washington Blues Society Best of the Blues Award for “Best Traditional Blues Band”.Brian Lee & the Orbiters are [...]
Thu 3/9 - Jaspar and Kale Lepak (Duo singer/songwriters) - 7:30pm - $8
Jaspar Lepak – is a folk/Americana songwriter whose remarkable gift for melody is only surpassed by her poetry. A child of the Sonoran Desert, [...]
Fri 3/10 - "The Mountain Flowers" (Rock & Roll) with Conway's own "The Sky Colony," (Cascadian Folk/Rock) - 7:30pm - $10
The Mountain Flowers started when (co-singer/songwriter)Timmy Sunshine and (co-singer/songwriter) Joe Sneva decided it was time to start over. Sunshine had just relocated to Bellingham, [...]
Sat 3/11 - MuseBird Cafe w/Brett “Bad Blood” Benton, Mary Ellen Lykins & Craig Adams  - 7:30pm - $10
, Brett “Bad Blood” Benton – Alabama-born and Southern-raised, recently left the city of Pensacola, FL to perform his hill country and delta style of [...]
Thu 3/16 - MuseBird Cafe w/Peadar Macmahon, Harper Stone and ​David Donohue - 7:30pm - $10
Peadar MacMahon – is a proud native of  Limerick, an ancient walled city in the west of Ireland. He has been living in western [...]
Fri. 3/17 - The Winterlings - (Seattle Indie Folk Duo) - 7:30pm - $6
Winterlings take – With songs as vivid as feature films, alt-folk duo The Winterlings take listeners on unexpected journeys soaring with astronauts above a [...]
Sat 3/18 - Amanda Winterhalter Band  & Wes Weddell band - 7:30pm - $10
Amanda Sue Winterhalter:  is a folk-soul singer native to the Pacific Northwest. With her dynamic voice, she can belt out gritty blues, or sing [...]
Thu 3/23 - Kevin Kieneker (Guitar) 7:30pm - (Hat)
Kevin Kieneker is a young, local guitar virtuoso that happened upon our doors at a Song Circle event and wowed us with his music. [...]
Fri 3/24 - Robt Sarazin Blake (CD Release Concert) - 8pm -  $10 show/$20 show and CD.
Robert Sarazin Blake – new double album ‘Recitative’ was recorded in the Hudson Valley(NY) and features Amy Helm, Cindy Cashdollar, & Doug Weiss along [...]
Sat 3/25 - Adrian Xavier Trio (Reggae) - 7:30pm - $10
Adrian Xavier –  has revealed several personas during his award-winning career. Singer/Songwriter. Artist. Musician. DJ. Producer. Philanthropist. Entrepreneur. Adrian Xavier is a man with [...]
Thu 3/30 - The Yankee Drivers (Bluegrass) - 7:30pm - $7
The Yankee Drivers – Based in Whatcom County in the northwest corner of Washington state, the Yankee Drivers share an obsession with bluegrass music, [...]
Fri 3/31 - The Lowest Pair - (Singer/songwriter BANJO DUET) - 7:30pm - $7
The Lowest Pair – features the duel banjo picking of Kendl Winter and Palmer T. Lee, draped in Kendl’s high lonesome harmonies and Palmer’s [...]
Sat. 4/1 - Cee Cee James & Rob "Slideboy" Andrews (old-school blues) - 7:30pm - $10
Cee Cee James – Take a lifetime of heartache and loss starting at birth and gift it with a lyric writing style that is [...]
Thu 4/6 - Michael Howard (Singer songwriter) - 7:30 pm
Michael Howard is a songwriter born and raised in the wilds of Alaska. The philosopher and poet John O’Donohue said that the outer landscape [...]
Fri 4/7 - Nell Robinson and Jim Nunally Band - (CD Release - jazz, blues, Americana, folk and bluegrass) - 7:30pm - $15
rNell Robinson and Jim Nunally Band bring all of your favorite elements of authentic music together, creating a genre-busting sound that combines jazz, blues, [...]
Sat 4/8 - Petunia & The Vipers (Latin rhythms to a country blues tune, and gypsy flavoring to a rockabilly)  (Dance in the Bard Room) - 8pm - $12$15 at the Door
TICKETS: – Petunia & The Vipers – With a piercing gaze, Petunia looks into the collective soul of the audience, then launches into some high [...]
Fri 4/14 - MuseBird Cafe w/Matthew Frantz, Margot Merah & Timothy Hull - 7:30pm - $10
Matthew Frantz –  is a maverick in the music world. Not easily pigeonholed, his music is soulful, honest, gritty and relevant to what’s going [...]
Sat 4/15 - Johnny Bulldog Unplugged  - 7:30pm - $10   (Parlor)
Featuring the lead singer from Creedence Clearwater Revisited, Johnny Bulldog Tristao, with Larry Mason and Kevin Johnson. John Tristao – Vocals, Guitar Larry Mason [...]
Sat 4/15 - Whiskey Fever (Roots/Americana/Folk-Rock-n-Roll) - 8pm - (Dance in the Bard Room) - $6
 Whiskey Fever are a Roots/Americana/Folk-Rock-n-Roll band from the Skagit/Whatcom county area. Normally more of a rock-n-roll band LIVE, The Muse show will take them [...]
Fri 4/21 - MuseBird Cafe w/Berndt Evenson (Alluvion), Gregory Rawlins & TBA - 7:30pm - $10
Berndt Evenson. – If anyone is wondering what the next “basement gem” to come out of Minnesota’s underbelly is going to sound like, they [...]
Sat. 4/21 - Pearl Django - (Gypsy Jazz - in the Bard Room) - $20 in advance or $25 at the door - 8pm
Pearl Django plays exquisite Gypsy Jazz and they do it with such verve, skill and pleasure that they are pretty much irresistible to jazz [...]
Sat 4/22 - RIVERTALK  &´Ebb, Slack and Flood´ (New, Original, World Beat, Reggae, Rock) - 8pm - $12 (Dance in the Bard Loft)
Rivertalk is a full fledged reggae dance band with TWELVE fantastic musicians. This crew delivers a beat that you just can’t stop. Jan Foster, [...]
Thu 4/27 - BaZOOka Picnic (Vancouver’s Instrumental Funk Band Mix of Funk, Jazz and Hip Hop) - 7:30pm - $7
BaZOOka Picnic – brings the FUNK, the whole FUNK, and nuthin’ but the FUNK Inspired by James Brown, Prince, and Parliament Funkadelic, every BaZOOka show [...]
Fri 4/28 - "Baby Gramps" (Rags, jazz ... throat singing) and "Hot Damn Scandal" (Tipsy American Gypsy Blues) -  8pm - $15 (Bard Room)
 Baby Gramps – Baby Gramps, who has been called the Salvador Dali of folk music,  performed on the David Letterman Show to promote the CD Rogues [...]
Sat. 4/29 - Ken Pickard and Zydeco Explosion (Bard Room Dance) - 8pm - $10
Ken Pickard and Zydeco Explosion –  a night of fun dancing. Zydeco is party music, high energy with influences from Cajun, R&B and a [...]
Fri 5/5 - CD Woodbury Trio - 7:30pm - $10
CD Woodbury – Within the last five years, CD Woodbury has transformed himself from journeyman sideman and “the NW’s best kept secret” into an internationally [...]