THURSDAY 9/30

ARO.SPACE -- Pressure, Doc Scott, Justice, $10 BAD ALBERT'S -- Annieville Blues, guests, free BAIT-HOUSE -- Phil Brooks Trio, free *BALTIC ROOM -- La Movida with DJ Colony & musicians playing afro beats, salsa, mambo & samba; Hollis Golightly & Maurice Montana, $5 BOHEMIAN -- Ambassa, $5 CENTRAL SALOON -- Michael Powers , $5 COFFEE MESSIAH -- Charlotte Vanderwolf & Folk Friends, free *FLOYD'S -- Steve Gauci Open Jazz Jam FLYING LEMON LOUNGE -- Open mic/jam session, free GALWAY ARMS -- Jack Geary & Leo McNamara *GORDON BIERSCH -- Pete Krebs, free *JAZZ ALLEY -- Tito Puente LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- Paul Green & Straight Shot, $5 LAVA LOUNGE -- Eureka Farm LITTLE RED HEN -- Darrell Data *METROPOLIS, OLYMPIA -- TSOL, the Pitz, Valentine Killers MONA'S -- 1, 2, 3 NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT -- Ham Carson Quintet, free OK HOTEL -- Botanica, Abby Travis, $7 OWL 'N' THISTLE -- Jack Straw PINK DOOR -- Lonnie Williams Jazz Trio, free PIONEER SQUARE SALOON -- Live music open mic, with Andrew Andrewson, free *PLANET HOT ROD -- Giant Harley Gathering REDHOOK BREWERY -- Ben Stevens, free SCARLET TREE -- Korla Wygal & Her Private Reserve, $5 SEATTLE ART MUSEUM -- Ethnic Underground, $7 SIT & SPIN -- 4 Hour Ramona, The Band that Made Milwaukee Famous, Brian Kenny, $5 SORRENTO HOTEL FIRESIDE ROOM -- Overton Berry Jazz Piano, free STILL LIFE COFFEHOUSE -- Katie King Quartet, free TRACTOR TAVERN -- Leeroy Thomas & the Zydeco Roadrunners TULA'S -- Mid-Eastern Music & Belly Dancing, $5


FRIDAY 10/1

700 CLUB -- Jumbalaya, $5 *ARO.SPACE -- Super Furry Animals, $10 BAIT-HOUSE -- The Jazz Committee, free BALLARD FIREHOUSE -- The Beatniks, $8 *BALTIC ROOM -- Monty Banks, Jordan Corbin, $4 BLUE MOON TAVERN -- Jellyrollers, free BOHEMIAN -- Ronnie Davis & Idrin, $10 BORDERS BOOKS & MUSIC -- Steve Griggs Quintet *BREAKROOM -- Death Cab for Cutie, Juno, Actionslacks, $7 CENTRAL SALOON -- Jive Talkin' Robots, $10 CENTURY BALLROOM -- Latin, with Yerba Buena, $10 *CROCODILE -- Jim Carroll Band, Rico Bell, the Snake Handlers, $15 DOC MAYNARD'S -- Funky Divas, $8 FENIX UNDERGROUND -- The Toasters, Easy Big Fella, $10 HABANA -- The Fitzgerald Wipe-Down *JAZZ ALLEY -- Tito Puente LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- Little Kings, $10 LATONA PUB -- 100th Monkey MELTING POT RESTAURANT -- The Glynn Brothers Quartet *METROPOLIS, OLYMPIA -- Sir Mix A Lot & the Evil Tambourines, $18 MR. SPOT'S CHAI HOUSE -- Rebreather, $3 NEO BISTRO -- Dank Heck & Rebecca Richardson, free NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT -- E.C. Scott, $10 *OK HOTEL -- Leatherboy, Kent 3, $7 *OLD REDMOND FIREHOUSE -- AUTOMATON Adventure Series, Sweep the Leg Johnny, guests, $5 *OWL 'N' THISTLE -- Gerald Collier PARLOUR ROOM -- Mikael Stavostrand, Climax Golden Twins, in BOIL, $5 PINK DOOR -- Accordian music, free PLANET HOT ROD -- Drug Related, Idefy, Church of Hate, Hollis, $5 RC'S SPORTS BAR & GRILL -- Spandex Ballet REDHOOK BREWERY -- Tiffany Lynn, Tod Keller, Kultur Shock, free ROCKSPORT -- Raising Cain SCARLET TREE -- 3D with Snoopy Lawrence, $6 SERAFINA -- Woody Woodhouse, Michael McLallan *SHOWBOX -- They Might Be Giants, You Were Spiraling, $19 SIT & SPIN -- The Fighting Machinists, Shinola, Brian Cohen & the AM Disasters, $6 SORRENTO HOTEL FIRESIDE ROOM -- Overton Berry Jazz Piano, free TIR NA NOG -- Oliver, Kerry Lauder *TRACTOR TAVERN -- The Nields, King of Hawaii, Squirt, $8


SATURDAY 10/2

2218 -- Hans Brehmer 700 CLUB -- Digable BAD ALBERT'S -- Henry Cooper & Stringdusters, $2 BAIT-HOUSE -- The Jazz Committee, free BALTIC ROOM -- Mark Mitchell BLUE MOON TAVERN -- Blue Rain, free BOHEMIAN -- Ronnie Davis & Idrin, $10 BREAKROOM -- Tight Bros From Way Back When, Cherry Valence, the Hoodwinks, $6 CENTRAL SALOON -- Curtis Salgado, $10 DEXTER HAYES PUBLIC HOUSE -- Stuart MacDonald, free DOC MAYNARD'S -- The Afrodisiacs, $8 ELLIOT BAY BREWING -- Heather Banker, free ELYSIAN -- The Stevedores, with Irish dancing by Kathleen O'Grady & Erin Sullivan; Sheryl Wiser, $6 EMERALD QUEEN CASINO -- Paul Rodgers, $15 *FENIX ABOVE -- Sky Cries Mary, Groundswell U.K., Voyager One, $10 FENIX UNDERGROUND -- Tainted Love, $10 FOUR ANGELS CAFE -- Sound Rangers, free HABANA -- Sidney *JAZZ ALLEY -- Tito Puente LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- Linda Hornbuckle, Myrtle Brown, Shilia Wilcoxson, Sonny Hess, Megan James, $10 LATONA PUB -- The Don Goodwin Quartet METROPOLIS, OLYMPIA -- Herbalizer, Roots Muva, the Heavyweight Art Installation MR. SPOT'S CHAI HOUSE -- Joe Raven, free NEO BISTRO -- Rebecca Rosenberg & Ed Weber, free *OK HOTEL -- The Purdins, Baby Gramps, Popdefect, Garth Reeves, $6 *OWL 'N' THISTLE -- Gerald Collier PLANET HOT ROD -- The Brain Dead, Librium, Uncle Bettey, $5 RC'S SPORTS BAR & GRILL -- Spandex Ballet REDHOOK BREWERY -- Urban Oasis, free *RKCNDY -- Mr. T Experience, the Gadjits, Speedealer, Polecat, $8 ROCKSPORT -- Atomic Punks, $8 RUPERT'S -- Moral Crux, Cookie, 8 Days In Jail, F-Minus, $5 SCARLET TREE -- Eyre, $6 SERAFINA -- The Milo Petersen and Valerie Illman Chamber Jazz Duo SHOWBOX -- Ninja Tunes, $12 *SIT & SPIN -- Alien Crime Syndicate, M.I.R.V., Magnified, $6 SORRENTO HOTEL FIRESIDE ROOM -- Overton Berry Jazz Piano, free TIR NA NOG -- Oliver TRACTOR TAVERN -- Martin Hayes, $15 TWO BELLS TAVERN -- Rick Miller with Might Shiny, free VITO'S -- Furious Skills, DJ Forrest Gump, free


SUNDAY 10/3

1201 CAFE & LOUNGE, PORTLAND -- Gong Show Karaoke 700 CLUB -- Kaya, with guest DJs, $5 ARO.SPACE -- Herbaliser Live, Roots Manuva, Heavyweight Art Installation, $12 BALLARD FIREHOUSE -- Porch Dog & Sol, $3 BELLTOWN BILLIARDS -- The Martin Ross Band CENTRAL SALOON -- Skasmopolitan, $5 CONOR BYRNE'S -- Irish Session, free DUBLINER -- Juke FENIX ABOVE -- Sky Cries Mary, $10 *GALWAY ARMS -- Oliver HABANA -- Maroon Colony *JAZZ ALLEY -- Tito Puente LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- Roger Roger's Invitational Jam, $5 LATONA PUB -- Sunday Night Blues, with Kimball Conant, $2 LAVA LOUNGE -- Open mic, with MC Ty LITTLE RED HEN -- Big Daddy, Bucky, and Steve LIZZARD LOUNGE -- Live Jazz with 1-2-3 MADISON'S CAFE -- Open mic NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT -- Savoy Swing, $5 OLD TIMER'S CAFE -- Lonnie Williams OLD TOWN ALEHOUSE -- Pearl Djang, $6 OWL 'N' THISTLE -- Hypnotic Clambake, Owl & Thistle RAINBOW BAR & GRILL -- Jazz with 1-2-3 RUPERT'S -- Open mic, hosted by Michael Comiskey, free SHOWBOX -- Zoot Suit Sunday, with DJ Hubba Hubba & the Big Band Trio, $6 SPEAKEASY -- Poppy Moody, free TRACTOR TAVERN -- Martin Hayes, $15


MONDAY 10/4

*700 CLUB -- Members of Rockin' Teenage Combo, Emmanuel Louis, Way Milky Quintet, Insult2Injury *ARO.SPACE -- Lamb, $7 AXIS -- The Brian Nova Trio, free BALTIC ROOM -- Jazz Jam with John Wicks, Geoff Harper and Ryan Burns, free BELLTOWN BILLIARDS -- Brian Nova Trio & Funk 69 *BREAKROOM -- Sleater-Kinney, Sarah Dougher, Witchypoo, $6 BROADWAY BAR & GRILL -- Alex Guilbert, free CENTRAL SALOON -- Monday Music Showcase, $5 FIDDLER'S INN -- Open mic *GALWAY ARMS -- Leo McNamara & Bill Gallaway J&M CAFE -- Jaime Sheets & the Sheetrockers , free JAZZ ALLEY -- Odetta LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- Tim Turner Band, free LIZZARD LOUNGE -- The Jim Basnight Thing *METROPOLIS, OLYMPIA -- Love As Laughter, $5 NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT -- The New Orleans Quintet, free OLD TIMER'S CAFE -- Lonnie Williams TRACTOR TAVERN -- Omar Torrez TULA'S -- Kelley Johnson Vocal Showcase, $5


TUESDAY 10/5

2218 -- H.B. Radke & the Jet City Swingers *700 CLUB -- Battlestar Dyslexica AVENUE ONE RESTAURANT -- Janis Mann BALLARD FIREHOUSE -- Adelaide & Lussions, $3 BOHEMIAN -- Revolution Dream Band, with Jerold Gipson, $4/$5 BREAKROOM -- Portrait of Poverty, Barfeeders, Toxic Narcotic, Shitlist, $5 CAFE PINCEAU -- Open mic, with Steve Cearley, free CENTURY BALLROOM -- Guy Clarke, $18 CROCODILE -- No.13 Baby FENIX ABOVE -- Christian Death, Mortiis, Godhead, Diet of Worms, $8 *GALWAY ARMS -- Liza Warfel GORDON BIERSCH -- The Dan Heck Quartet, free J&M CAFE -- Jaime Sheets & the Sheetrockers, free JAZZ ALLEY -- Odetta LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- Sweet Tweety & the Band of America NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT -- File Gumbo Zydeco Band, free OK HOTEL -- Carl James Valentine, $3 OLD TIMER'S CAFE -- Bar Fly OLD TOWN ALEHOUSE -- The John Bishop Jazz Combo, $2 PINK DOOR -- The Julie Cascioppo Experience, free *RE-BAR -- Valentine Killers, 440s, Ronson Family Switchblade RUPERT'S -- 6fg, Linus, Hundred Acre Wood, $3 SCARLET TREE -- Annieville Blues Jam, free SHOWBOX -- Earlimart, Hafacat, Lincoln, $5 TRACTOR TAVERN -- Andy Stochansky TRAVELER'S PUB -- Open mic, with Phil Parsons, free WILD ROSE PUB -- Mary Lofstrom, Dawn Clement, $3


WEDNESDAY 10/6

1201 CAFE & LOUNGE, PORTLAND -- Star Search 700 CLUB -- The King of Clubs ADRIATICA RESTAURANT -- Brian Nova & Buddy Catlett, free ART BAR -- Live Jazz with the Dan Heck Trio & Joe Doria BAIT-HOUSE -- Up by Noon, free BALTIC ROOM -- Jordan Corbin CENTURY BALLROOM -- Swing with DJ Hep Jen, $5 CROCODILE -- Blinker the Star, $7 EL NINO -- Maia Santell and Houseblend, free FENIX ABOVE -- Filibuster, $5 FENIX ABOVE -- Christian Death, $10 GORDON BIERSCH -- Octoberfest Celebration, with Beer Barrel Bob & the Oom Pa Pas, Cory Larson, free HABANA -- To Witness and Adjust: Live Electronica HOPVINE -- Open mic JAZZ ALLEY -- Odetta KING CAT THEATER -- Branford Marsalis, $27.50 LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- Charles White All-Star Blues Jam, $5 LIZZARD LOUNGE -- "Smooth Jazz" MR. SPOT'S CHAI HOUSE -- Travis Strah et al NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT -- Floyd Standifer, free *OK HOTEL -- Butthutt, Hotknkoife, $5 OLD TIMER'S CAFE -- Seattle Slim PINK DOOR -- Janet Raynor, "Rouge: French Bistro," free SCARLET TREE -- Lonnie Williams, free VITO'S -- 2 Scoops Combo, free ZEITGEIST -- Resonant/Circuit, with music & mayhem, free