WTIM: Music Around Town: July 16 edition

Swift Technique will be playing a benefit for Cystic Fibrosis at The Historic State Theater in Boyertown this week. Get out and enjoy the music while supporting a great cause!

What’s going on musically in the Berks-Mont Newspapers coverage area? A lot, and we want to help keep everyone in the know.

Local Bands and Venues

16 July – Coahoma Soul at The Grape Room, Phila (9 p.m. start)

16 July – Open Mic w/ Black Rue at Fujiyamas Sunset Lounge, Pottstown (7 p.m. start)

17 July – Front Porch Pickin w Amy Forsyth at The Other Farm Brewing Co, Boyertown (7:30 p.m. start)

17 July – Open Mic w/ Dennis “Two Shoes” Schwartz at Good Eatz, West Reading (7:30 p.m. start)

17 July – Christopher Dean Band at Cigars International, Hamburg (6 p.m. start)

17 July – Hopwood at Ladies Night at Cutillos Restaurant, Pottstown (7 p.m. start)

18 July – Josh & Amy at The Bridge Inn, Pleasentville (7:30 p.m. start)

18 July – Gabe Tryanor at Fujiyamas Sunset Lounge, Pottstown (7 p.m. start)

18 July – Manatawny Creek Ramblers at The Backyard BBQ & Beer Garden at The Other Farm Brewing Co, Boyertown (5 p.m. start)

18 July – Sterling Koch at Cigars International, Hamburg (9 p.m. start)

18 July – Reggie Harris, Charlie Phillips, Bernard Sarkissian at Chaplins the Music Café, Spring City (7 p.m. start)

18 July – Kim Waters & Brian Simpson at Building 24 (7:30 p.m. start)

18 July – Good Lovin Jam Band at Blind Hartmans Tavern, Temple (9:30 p.m. start)

18 July – Flathead at Cutillos Restaurant, Pottstown (8:30 p.m. start)

19 July – Berks Celtic Oyster Fest featuring Seamus Kennedy, Paul Moore Band, Blackwater at Willow Glen Park, Sinking Spring

19 July – DJ Gary at Blast from The Past’s Cruise In & Open House at Blast From The Past, Pottstown (9 p.m. start)

19 July – Tommy & Donny at Union Jacks Old Congo Hotel, Barto (5 p.m. start)

19 July – Generations Band at Fujiyamas Sunset Lounge, Pottstown (7 p.m. start)

19 July – Swift Technique in a Cystic Fibrosis benefit at The State Theater, Boyertown (7 p.m. start)

19 July – Josh & Amy at The Greshville Inn, Boyertown (8 p.m. start)

19 July – Coahoma Soul, Hoochie Coochie Men at The Other Farm Brewing Co, Boyertown (8:30 p.m. start)

19 July – Fat Cats at Cigars International, Hamburg (9 p.m. start)

19 July – Eric DiSanto, Jessica Graae at Chaplins the Music Café, Spring City (7 p.m. start)

19 July – Allen Reynolds at The Water Tower, Oaks (9 p.m. start)

19 July – Better Than Nothing a Christmas in July celebration at Blind Hartmans Tavern, Temple (9:30 p.m. start)

19 July – Middle Class Madness at The Peanut Bar & Grill, Royersford

20 July – Good Lovin Jam Band at Union Jacks on the Manatawny, Oley (6 p.m. start)

20 July – Dave Mell Blues Band for The Mifflin Library Concert Series at Mohnton Memorial Park Bandshell, Mohmton (6 p.m. start)

20 July – Boozy Bunch w/Matt at Union Jacks Old Congo Hotel, Barto (12 noon start)

20 July – Open Mic at Chaplins The Music Café, Spring City (7 p.m. start)

23 July – Corey Smith at Building 24, West Reading (7:30 p.m. start)

24 July – The Ultra Kings Duo for Listen Live Music’s Concert in the Park Series at Upper Saucon Twp Park, Center Valley

24 July – Open Mic w/ Cliff Stackonis at The Other Farm Brewing Co, Boyertown (7 p.m. start)

24 July – Open Mic w/ Dennis “Two Shoes” Schwartz at Good Eatz, West Reading (7:30 p.m. start)

24 July – Somebodys Problem, Retake the Video, Anthony Piergiova at Chaplins the Music Café, Spring City (7 p.m. start)

24 July – Al & Bill Duo at Cutillos Restaurant, Pottstown (7 p.m. start)

25 July – Scott France at Fujiyamas Sunset Lounge, Pottstown (7 p.m. start)

25 July – Magoo at Greshville Inn, Boyertown (9 p.m. start)

25 July – Picti at Chaplins the Music Café, Spring City (7 p.m. start)

25 July – Rougaroo at Cutillos Restaurant, Pottstown (8:30 p.m. start)

25 July – Joe Lerman at Cigars International, Hamburg (9 p.m. start)

26 July – Salsa Social Latin Dance Party w/ Star Seguinot at The Other Farm Brewing Co, Boyertown (9:30 p.m. start)

26 July – Jim Meck & The Guide Dogs at The Bowers Hotel, Bowers

26 July – Levi Bone at Kinzer Station, Kinzer (9 p.m. start)

26 July – Ricky Smith & The Crush at Fujiyamas Sunset Lounge, Pottstown (7 p.m. start)

26 July – Bud & Eric of Left Edge at Greshville Inn, Boyertown (8 p.m. start)

26 July – Ziggy Isaacs at The Brideg Inn, Pleasentville (7:30 p.m. start)

26 July – Work Release at The Water Tower, Oaks (9 p.m. start)

26 July – Chris Cain at Building 24, West Reading (7:30 p.m. start)

26 July – The Ultra Kings at Cigars International, Hamburg (9 p.m. start)

27 July – Open Mic and Jam at Hex Hollow Music, Barto (4 p.m. start)

27 July – Open Mic w/ Neighbor Dave at Valentinos, Kutztown (6 p.m. start)

27 July – Raucous Brothers at Union Jacks on the Manatawny, Oley (6 p.m. start)

27 July – Open Mic at Chaplins the Music Café, Spring City (7 p.m. start)

WTIM friends Coahoma Soul, Josh & Amy, DJ Gary, Jim Meck and Levi Bone are all on the docket this time as summer gets into full swing. Check out the Berks Celtic Oyster Festival for an outdoor good time this week, sounds like they will be featuring both good food and music! I got to hang out with the gang over at The Other Farm during their Jazz and Blues Jam the other night. Just wanted to say I had a great time and Thanks! We’ll be talking soon …

Do you want to see your band or venue listed here at WTIM send an email to tdietterick@21st-centurymedia.com with the particulars (at least 2 weeks in advance) and we’ll get it out there.

Tim Dietterick is the circulation manager for Berks-Mont Newspapers.