Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Circle the Wagons Baby, It's Cold Outside!

Not sure if circling the wagons really conserves body heat, but it works for buffalo and penguins. You can pretty much achieve the same effect if you sit real close together at the Placitas Cafe. I mean REALLY, REALLY CLOSE. Try it!




The Righteous Dudes are appearing at the Cafe on Friday Dec 6th, from 6 to 8 pm. They won't get all biblical on you, so that's one less thing to worry about.





Then on Tuesday, Dec 10th, Nancy D will be singing from 6 - 8 pm.


Friday Dec 13th, is your lucky day. Haiku Cowboys will be performing from 6 to 8 pm. Their sound could be pure poetry if it didn't have to rhyme and be only 3 lines.








On Thursday, Dec 19th, Tejarena will be at the Cafe from
6 - 8 pm
.



On Friday, Dec 20th, Judie & Jorge will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Give Thanks Early....Come On Down to the Placitas Cafe

Yeah, that's right. Hanukkah and Thanksgiving fall on the same day this year. The Cafe will be closed but it's not too late to find a kosher turkey.

Righteous Dudes are appearing at the Cafe on Friday Nov 1st, from 6 to 8 pm. They were never mentioned in the scriptures, I swear on a bible.



Then on Friday, Nov 8th, The Bullock Project will be here featuring singer-songwriter John Bullock at the Cafe from
6 - 8 pm
. It's a CD release party but you don't need a CD player to get in.








On Tuesday Nov 12th, 6 to 8 pm. Claystone, the musical duo of Kent Gurle and Doug Davidson, will be performing their acoustical harmonies.



On Friday, Nov 15th, RockZonE will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm. If you don't fall for their music, you must not be in the zone.








On Tuesday, Nov 26th, the Adriana will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm.


Friday, October 11, 2013

That's A Lotta Balloons!!

Is that a balloon that just drifted by my window? Yep, it's Balloon Fiesta time again. The nights are cool, the days are warm and the aspens are turning. It has to be one of the best months to be in New Mexico.

And a trip to the Placitas Cafe is the cherry on top!
  

Righteous Men are appearing at the Cafe on Friday Oct 4th, from 6 to 8 pm. No bibles necessary.




Haiku Cowboys will be bringing their distinctive sound back to the Cafe on Tuesday Oct 8th from 6 to 8 pm. Come on down and bring your best 3 lines.








On Friday, Oct 11th, the Red Light Ramblers will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm. Lots of bluegrass and old timey music to get your toes tapping.





Then on Friday, Oct 18th, The Bullock Project will be here featuring singer-songwriter John Bullock at the Cafe from
6 - 8 pm
.











On Tuesday, Oct 29th, the Paul Pino will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm.


Saturday, August 31, 2013

Gone With the Rains

Monsoon season is winding down, the sun is rising later, and the temps are getting cooler. It's a great time to hang out at the Cafe and listen to some tunes while you enjoy some fine food and tasty libations.
  

Bohemian Sol has moved past the summer heat but they can still put out the hot tunes. Catch their distinctive sound at the Cafe on Friday Sept 6th, from 6 to 8 pm.




 

Then on Tuesday, Sept 10th, The Bullock Project will be here featuring singer-songwriter John Bullock at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm.










On Friday, Sept 13th, RockZonE will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm. If you don't fall for their music, you must not be in the zone.




Haiku Cowboys will be bringing their distinctive sound back to the Cafe on Friday Sept 20th from 6 to 8 pm. Come on down and bring your best 3 lines.








On Tuesday, Sept 19th, the Nancy D will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm.



Then it's Sage on Friday Sept 27th, from 6 to 8 pm, singing some fine contemporary and traditional music along with a bit of country and light rock.

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

It's Monsoon Time -- Get Out of the Rain and Dry Out in the Cafe

It's nice and dry in the Cafe but the beer is nice and wet. It's the perfect combination (less wet, more taste).

The Question Mark will entertain you on Tuesday, August 6th, from 6 to 8p.m. If you have to ask, you don't want to know. So don't ask. This is either a big inside joke, or we don't really know who the hell is playing that night. But it's pizza night, so that should be good enough!
  

On Friday August 9th, 6 to 8 pm. Claystone, the musical duo of Kent Gurle and Doug Davidson, will be performing their acoustical harmonies.



Andrew will be at the Cafe on Friday August 16th, from 6 to 8 pm.  
 


On Tuesday, August 20th, the Red Light Ramblers will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm. Lots of bluegrass and old timey music to get your toes tapping. And pizza to keep your mouth full.

Then it's Sage on Friday August 23rd, from 6 to 8 pm, singing some fine contemporary and traditional music along with a bit of country and light rock.
 

Adriana is back at the Cafe on Friday August 30th, from 6 to 8 pm








Sunday, June 30, 2013

Things Are Popping and Hopping at the Cafe

We have our fingers crossed that the rains are coming....pretty please! But even if it's hot and dry, the Cafe is always cool and the beer is always wet.
  

Bohemian Sol can stand the heat. Catch their distinctive sound at the Cafe on Friday July 5th, from 6 to 8 pm. Flip-flops and shorts are the dress code.



Nancy D will debut at the Cafe on Tuesday July 9th, from 6 to 8 pm.  
 

Then on Friday, July 12th, The Bullock Project will be here featuring singer-songwriter John Bullock at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm.








On Friday, July 19th, the Righteous Guys will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm.
 

Adriana is back at the Cafe on Tuesday July 23rd, from 6 to 8 pm







Then it's Sage on Friday July 26th, from 6 to 8 pm, singing some fine contemporary and traditional music along with a bit of country and light rock.

Friday, May 31, 2013

The Heat Is On Outside, But The Cafe Is Always Cool

So let the temperature rise...we've got all the AC you need right here at the Placitas Cafe. It's cool, we're calm, so carry on.
  
The Red Light Ramblers kick off the month of June for us on Tuesday June 4th, from 6 to 8 pm. Listen in to hear for yourself if their bluegrass is bluer than your bluegrass.

And what could be more appropriate on a summer evening than Bohemian Sol. Catch their distinctive sound at the Cafe on Friday June 7th, from 6 to 8 pm. Don't be stingy with the sunblock.



 
Adriana is back at the Cafe on Friday June 14th, from 6 to 8 pm.



On Tuesday June 18th, 6 to 8 pm. Claystone, the musical duo of Kent Gurle and Doug Davidson, will be performing their acoustical harmonies. 
 
On Friday, June 21st, Chamberlain/de Vall will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm. with their dynamic musical interpretations. They are an accoustic duo with great vocals and hot licks (on the guitar).



Then on Tuesday, June 25th, The Bullock Project will feature singer-songwriter John Bullock at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm.







Then it's Sage on Friday June 28th, from 6 to 8 pm, singling some fine contemporary and traditional music along with a bit of country and light rock.

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

MAYDAY, MAYDAY....Get out of the Wind and Into the Cafe

Summer is almost here, so you might as well groove on the Bohemian Sol. Catch their distinctive sound at the Cafe on Friday May 3rd, from 6 to 8 pm. Don't forget the sunscreen....and maybe a wide-brimmed hat.



On Friday (AKA Fryday) May 10th, 6 to 8 pm. Claystone, the musical duo of Kent Gurle and Doug Davidson, will be performing their acoustical harmonies. 
 

On Tuesday, March 26th, Tejarena will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm.

RockZone will be back on Friday (AKA Fryday) May 17th, 6 to 8 pm. This falling rock zone includes classic rock, blues and country music. Is it true what they say? Everybody must get stoned?
 


Then on Tuesday, May 21, The Bullock Project will feature singer-songwriter John Bullock at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm.







Then it's Sage on Friday May 24th, from 6 to 8 pm, singling some fine contemporary and traditional music along with a bit of country and light rock.








Wrapping up the month of May, on Friday, May 31st, Haiku Cowboys will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm. Haiku may have 3 lines, but there's no waiting.

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Spring Has Sprung

Bohemian Sol will be bringing their distinctive sound back to the Cafe on Friday April 5th, from 6 to 8 pm. Just in time for the sunny days of Spring in Placitas.



On Tuesday April 9th, 6 to 8 pm. Nancy will be performing

Tuesday, March 26th, Tejarena will be at the Cafe
from 6 - 8 pm.



On Friday, April 12th, RockZonE will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm. If you don't fall for their music, you must not be in the zone.

On Friday, April 19th, John Bullock will be at the Cafe to debut three new songs - "A Different Time", "The Crazies" and "Brand New Religion". Expect a quirky slant on things and maybe a bit of controversy.





Then it's Sage on Friday April 26th, from 6 to 8 pm, singling some fine contemporary and traditional music along with a bit of country and light rock.






Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Here Comes the Sun?

Tired of winter? Ready for some warm sunshine? Can't guarantee that Spring is really here, but at least Bohemian Sol will be bringing their distinctive sound back to the Cafe on Friday March 1st, from 6 to 8 pm. Wear shorts if you dare!



On Friday (AKA Fryday) March 8th, 6 to 8 pm. Claystone, the musical duo of Kent Gurle and Doug Davidson, will be performing their acoustical harmonies. 

 


Then on Tuesday, March 12, Joey Tritones will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm.

On Friday, March 15th, Adrianna will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm.

Then it's Sage on Friday March 22nd, from 6 to 8 pm, singling some fine contemporary and traditional music along with a bit of country and light rock.





Wrapping up the month of March, on Tuesday, March 26th, Tejarena will be at the Cafe from 6 - 8 pm.

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

The Sweetest Month....And Some Very Sweet Sounds

Cheap and Easy has switched from Tuesdays to Friday for the month of February, so you can catch them on Friday, February 1, 6-8 pm, singing all their greatest hits along with some new tunes. Come in out of the cold and warm the cockles of your heart (anybody know what cockles really are? please tell me it has nothing to do with snails). See you there and hold the mollusks!


Haiku Cowboys will be bringing their distinctive sound back to the Cafe on Friday February 8, from 6 to 8 pm. If you got the time, they got the rhyme. Yeah, yeah, we know. Haiku are supposed to be 3 lines, but we're old school and that means we're going with ABAB schemes here.



 
RockZone will be back on Friday (AKA Fryday) February 15th, 6 to 8 pm. This falling rock zone includes classic rock, blues and country music. We like to think you can really rock out and get in the zone, but without getting crushed (or stoned).




Sage is on stage Friday February 22nd, from 6 to 8 pm, singing some fine contemporary and traditional music along with a bit of country and light rock. Come for the mellowness and feed your body and your spirit.






Friday, January 4, 2013

Cold Hands? Try Clapping. At the Café, That Is

It's a New Year and you know what that means. Right, it's a great, big, giant DO-OVER!! If you didn't like 2012, you get to try it again in 2013. That's the great thing about New Years....you can forget all your screw-ups and start with a clean slate.

Sit.Stay will be playing on Friday January 4, from 6 to 8 pm. They do a lot of tricks, but fetch is not one of them.

Haiku Cowboys will be bringing their distinctive sound back to the Cafe on Friday January 11, from 6 to 8 pm. If you don't know how to rhyme, you'll still have a good time.

Cheap and Easy is going to be back on Tuesday, January 15, 6-8 pm and no doubt will have some new tunes to herald in the New Year. Warm up by the fire (okay, there is no fire, except maybe in the kitchen) and enjoy their great music. Note to Pizza Lovers: Tuesday is always Pizza Nite so you get to pick your favorite toppings for a very friendly price.

 
RockZone will be back on Friday (AKA Fryday) January 18th, 6 to 8 pm. This falling rock zone includes classic rock, blues and country music. 

On Tuesday, January 22nd, Todd will be making his debut appearance at the cafe. Come out and give him a Placitas welcome (no rope...just roses). 

Sage is on stage Friday January 25th, from 6 to 8 pm, singing some fine contemporary and traditional music along with a bit of country and light rock.




Cheap and Easy has switched from Tuesdays to Friday for the month of February, so you can catch them on Friday, February 1, 6-8 pm, singing all their greatest hits along with some new tunes. Come in out of the cold and warm the cockles of your heart (anybody know what cockles really are? please tell me it has nothing to do with snails). See you there and hold the mollusks!

It's An Optical Contusion, We Think. Not Sure. Too Dizzy.


Happy New Year to all our friends and patrons!