Valley Vibrations for Aug. 1

Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local musical entertainment information in this column. Contact People Editor Sharlene Irete at, at 782-5121, ext. 210 or by fax, 782-6132.



at Buckaroos

n Dealer's Choice plays 8 p.m. to midnight tonight.

n Ted Nagel hosts karaoke, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Saturdays.

n Open mic hosted by Joe Neil returns 1-5 p.m. Aug. 10 (and Aug. 24)

n Dale Jantzen hosts karaoke, 8-11 p.m. Wednesdays.

Buckaroos is at 1435 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Information, call general manager Steve Orlando, 782-9693. Rosebud and Pops in Heritage Park

The Town of Gardnerville's Movies in the Park presents the Carson Valley Pops Orchestra entertaining with show tunes before the classic movie, "Citizen Kane," on Aug. 15. The movie begins at dusk in Heritage Park, a block east of Highway 395 off Gilman.

The last movie of the summer is Disney's "Meet the Robinsons" on Sept. 5. Information,

Acoustic jam at Eddy Street

Book Exchange

Local musicians are invited for an acoustic jam, 2:30 - 5 p.m. Aug. 24, at the Eddy Street Book Exchange. Musicians of any acoustic instrument of any level of experience or those who don't play but want to sing along are welcome. If you would like to play and have some songs to share, bring copies of the lyrics, chord or tab sheets. Eddy Street Book Exchange, 1225 Eddy St., Gardnerville, 782-5484.

Gardnerville Ranchos

This week

at Silver Strike

Friday is karaoke night starting at 9 p.m. Silver Strike Lounge is inside the Silver Strike Lanes, 1281 Kimmerling in the Gardnerville Ranchos. Information, 265-5454.


Carson Valley Inn entertainment

The Palmore Brothers appear through Sunday and various duos entertain on Monday nights. Cabaret Lounge entertainment is presented with no cover and no minimum in 45-minute shows at 7:30, 8:30, 9:30, 10:30 and 11:30 p.m.

The Palmore Brothers Band features a sound to which you'll love to dance. John Palmore was the musical director, keyboardist and arranger for the original Drifters. Bassist Charles Palmore was the lead and background vocalist for the original Drifters. Completing the quartet are Scott Kline on drums and Joey Lester on congas and vocals.

Tina & the Tune-Ups take the Cabaret Lounge stage Tuesday and play until Aug. 10. Tina & the Tune-Ups perform a repertoire of popular songs, including a costumed tribute to the '50s and '60s. The group is Tina Fink on keyboards and lead vocals, Ray Rodarte on lead guitar and vocals, Gary Setzer on drums and Dave Edwards on bass.

n Aug. 12-17 Shake, Rattle & Roll

n Aug. 19-24 Hindsight

Carson Valley Inn is located on Highway 395 in Minden. Information at or 782-9711.

Music at Indigo

n Open mic night with Dean Brownell, 8 p.m. Thursdays.

Enjoy entertainment in a no smoking environment. Indigo Restaurant and Bar is at 1665 Lucerne St. in Minden Village. Information, 782-4300.


Music poolside at Walley's

The Mark Castro Band entertain with live music by the patio and pool, 5-8 p.m. Saturday, at David Walley's Resort, Hot Springs & Spa, 2001 Foothill Road in Genoa.

Barbecue and open mic in Genoa

The Genoa Country Store at 2299 Main St. in Genoa, hosts happy hour, barbecue and open mic night, 5-7 p.m. Fridays. Information, 782-5974.

Thirst parlor happenings

Wild Willy Strickland returns 7 p.m. today to the Genoa Bar, Nevada's Oldest Thirst Parlor. The singer/guitarist/keyboardist, who's been called the world's fastest song writer by Lacy J. Dalton, lives in Virginia Highlands and plays dates with Dalton at Piper's Opera House. He's played at the Silver Dollar Saloon, the Bucket of Blood Saloon, sings classic country, outlaw country, Sinatra, Stevie Ray Vaughn and is known for his Johnny Cash tribute.

The Genoa Bar offers a free juke box 6-10 p.m. Tuesdays and free pool 6-10 p.m. Wednesdays.

Information at 782-3870 or


Live music at Wolf Creek

Ricky Dee plays , 8-11 p.m. today and Saturday, at Wolf Creek Restaurant and Cutthroat Saloon, 14830 Highway 89 in Markleeville, (530) 694-2150.


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