Brian Michaels is grew up in the Fairfax District of Los Angeles in the glory days of the late 1960s and 70s. Only a stone's throw from the Sunset Strip, Michaels had an early education in rock music. Michaels attended his first punk rock show at the age of 14 at the Whiskey a Go Go and has been going strong ever since.
Brian is a defense attorney by profession but adds photography and writing to a list of his many passions outside of the his job. Brian can be found on the web at www.exlaprosecutor.com.
Doors open 6pm, show starts 8pm. Coach House, 33157 Camino Capistrano San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675 (949) 496-8930
A musical shootout showcasing music from two of rock's biggest bands. The PettyBreakers and The Boys of Summer perform their tributes to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and the Eagles. Info and tickets , (949) 496-8930 or www.thecoachhouse.com.
Larry “Fuzzy” Knight’s BLOWIN’ SMOKE Rhythm & Blues Band Featuring The FABULOUS SMOKETTES
7-9:30pmBogie's Lounge, 32001 Agoura Rd., at the Westlake Village Inn
Bassist extraordinare "Fuzzy" Knight (Spirit, Ike Turner Revue) brings his blues and soul revue to Westlake Village. Read about them in the LA Beat here. Tickets: $10. Info: (818) 889-2394 or http://www.bogies-bar.com/.
Champagne on Main
11am-6:30pmMain Street, Downtown Ventura
A "Spring Wine Walk and Street Fair" returns with a street fair and live music. Champagne, chocolates, wine and craft beers will be featured at the walk between 3 and 6pm. Street fair: Free. Wine Walk: $50. V. I P. Chocolate Lounge $70. Info: (805) 628-9588. Purchase tickets at: www.champagneonmain.com.
12th Annual Ventura County Blues Festival
10am gates open, 11am music startsStudio Channel Islands, 2222 E. Ventura Blvd, Camarillo
Phantom Blues Band headlines, with Debbie Davies, Chris Cain, R.J Mischo, Michael John and The Bottom Line featuring Mikey Mo, Crooked Eye Tommy, Jim Gustin and Truth Jones. Tickets $30. (Pre-Sale), $40. (Day of Show). Kids 12 and under, free with paid Adult General Admission. V.I.P. Tickets $125. (online only). Festival proceeds benefits Food Share and other Ventura County area charities (please bring a food item to donate). Info: (805) 501-7122 or visit venturacountyblues.com/