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February Composer Birthday Discounts
On February 22, 2018 By admin

During the month of February, Watermelon Music is celebrating the birthdays of:

Felix Mendelssohn: Born February 3, 1809
Carl Czerny: Born February 21, 1791
George Frideric Handel: Born February 23, 1685

Mention their birthdays or place an online order, and receive 20% off of any titles by Mendelssohn, Czerny or Handel until the end of February.

We’ve also got hundreds of new titles in stock and available.  Click here for a link to print music added to our system within the last 30 days.

$5 Friday – Clouds Rest 3/16 @8pm
On February 5, 2018 By admin

Announcing $5 Friday March Edition! This rock band from UC Davis is here for your enjoyment for only $5! All $5 Friday concerts are standing room only, all tickets sold at the door(cash only please!)

Highway Poets – Mar 24 @ 8pm
On February 5, 2018 By admin

Rock and Soul! This up-and-coming soul group is joining us from Sonoma County with all original music, a classic Americana Soul vibe, and cool hats. Be ready March 24th for this band’s monster sound to rock the house!

The Highway Poets combine the finest elements of rock and soul into a captivating blend of original music. With influences from Rolling Stones to Nirvana, Black Keys to Otis Redding, Highway Poets’ live performance is an exciting mashup of new and classic influence. While touring the country in their renovated bus “Gus” they’ve shared stages with artists like Black Crowes, Lucinda Williams, Jackie Green, ALO, Johnny Winter, Tommy Castro, Blue Oyster Cult, Blitzentrapper, California Honeydrops, and Poor Man’s Whiskey as well as winning several Bay Area music awards. With a new full length album released in ’17 these guys are firing on all cylinders, be sure to check them out!

Tickets: $10 (buy now!)

Citizen Snips & Fonty – 4/14 @ 8pm
On February 5, 2018 By admin

These local bands are here to rock your socks off! Citizen Snips is an up and coming alternative rock band based out of Sacramento, California. The trio incorporates a variety of styles in their original music including folk, rock, surf punk, and jazz. As they chart their course to greatness, these individuals will stop at nothing to deliver a cosmic musical experience unlike any other. Visit them on instagram @citizensnips_band. Fonty is a Sacramento based indie rock band that emphasizes a sub-pop vibe and lo-fi/garage rock feel, but it’s their punk roots that really drive their music forward. Don’t believe me? Hear for yourself! @fontyband on FB, IG…and literally just type that in on every platform.

Tickets: $5

Buy Now!

Five Dollar Friday – Chickee Bob, Sandy Coldiron & The M-Street Dukes – 4/20 @ 8pm
On February 5, 2018 By admin

Join us at The Melon Ball on Friday, April 20th for our third Five Dollar Friday show.  The April show will feature Chickee Bob, Sandy Coldiron & The M-Street Dukes.  That’s gotta be at least $47.00 worth of music for just FIVE BUCKS.  Show starts at 8:00, and tickets are available at the door.

Five Dollar Friday is your chance to hear great local artists at a price that anyone can afford.

Mateo Guzman – Feb 17 @ 8pm
On February 1, 2018 By admin

Join us for a romantic evening of Spanish Guitar and song this Valentines weekend! Bring your honey and a picnic basket and enjoy the sweet sensual sounds of Sonoma County artist Mateo Guzman.

Tickets are only $15 in advance (online or visit us in the watermelon store) and $20 at the door!