Music is on the move July 6-13 with songwriting, live bands and more


There’s quite the music line up in the Temecula Valley area, plus a few other events, heading into the week of July 6-13 but due to Riverside County’s June 29 “Bar Closure Order,” Valley News recommends contacting the venue the day of the show to ensure the event will be ongoing.

School of Rock Temecula – Songwriting Camp Online

School of Rock in Temecula is hosting a five-day online songwriting camp, where students will learn to write and record their own songs. They’ll learn about chord progressions, arrangements and other songwriting principles and will analyze compositions. Enrollment is $359. To learn more about the program or to sign up, visit

Temecula’s Summer Concert Series

The city of Temecula continues its popular Summer Concert Series in July. The three concerts held in June had over 5,000 viewers, according to a city statement.

Tune in for their first July virtual concert July 9, at 7 p.m. to watch Eagles/Ronstadt Experience Tribute Band.

To watch, visit or watch on a personal electronic device at

Curtis Taylor Trio Virtual Concert

In a live video by Jazz at the Merc, the Curtis Taylor Trio will perform an outdoor virtual concert Thursday, July 9, from 7:30-8:30 p.m.

For more information, visit

Gin ‘NTonix at Brother’s Bistro

The high-octane quartet, Gin ‘NTonix will be singing at Brother’s Bistro in Fallbrook Friday, July 10, at 5:30 p.m. For more information, visit

Old Town Blues Club

Cheap Sunglasses ZZ Top Tribute performs Thursday, July 9, at 7:30 p.m.

The Roadhouse Bros Band plays Friday, July 10, at 4:30 p.m.

Viva Van Halen — A Tribute is featured Friday, July 10, at 9 p.m.

Walk it Down is Saturday, July 11, at 4:30 p.m.

Brick Top Blaggers performs Saturday, July 11, at 9 p.m.

Lifetime Rocker presents Steely Dan Tribute with Jason Weber Sunday, July 12, at 1:30 p.m.

Bel Vino Winery

Mickie Arnett performs classic rock July 11, noon to 4 p.m. at Bel Vino Winery in Temecula.

One Guy and a Chick offers 80s and 90s hits July 12, noon to 4 p.m.

Temecula Valley Museum – Second Saturday Cultural Celebration

The Temecula Valley Museum continues its virtual Second Saturday Cultural Celebration with Australia as its theme for the month of July.

To learn more about their recipes, crafts, tours and more during the celebration, visit

The Barn Stage Company hosts “Let Your Voice be Heard.”

The Barn Stage Company hosts a virtual cabaret Sunday, July 12, at 6 p.m. on Facebook Live. The livestream concert, “Let Your Voice be Heard,” will feature a talented cast from the black community as they share their thoughts as everyone moves forward and listens. For more information, visit

Peltzer Winery

Peltzer Winery is hosting Endeavor, a live rock and roll band first founded in Temecula in 2015. They’ll be playing Saturday, July 11, from 6-9 p.m.

For more information, visit

Galway Spirits Distillery

Galway Spirits will be hosting Garage Sale Monsters, a proto-punk band that plays rock music played by garage bands from the 1960s to mid-1970s, before the punk rock movement. It will be a full electric set and acoustic set, so come out July 11, from 6:30-9 p.m.

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