THURSDAY 8/16

* ALIBI ROOM--Sientific American (idm), free

ANIMALS COFFEE SHOP--DJ Shane Watson (ambient), free

* ARISTOCRAT'S--Fokus w/ DJs Rama, Zion 12, Drop D (d&b), $5

* ART BAR--Soul1, Kutfather (dancehall), $5

BACKDOOR ULTRA LOUNGE--Contact: Brent Laurence, Wesley Holmes (house), $6

BAD JUJU LOUNGE--ElectricLazyLand: DJXCO, free

BALLARD FIREHOUSE--DJ Rockerfeller (R&B, rap; 18+), $10

BELLTOWN BILLIARDS--Ben "Jammin" Blackburn

BOHEMIAN BACKSTAGE--KISS 106.1 Party (top 40), $5

BOHEMIAN LOUNGE--DJs Victor M, Geno (r&b), $5

* CATWALK--Turf (hiphop), $5/$7

CENTURY BALLROOM--DJ Poncho (salsa), $5

CONTOUR--Downtown: DJ Mark M ('80s, disco, house)

DOWNUNDER--DJ P.I. (requests)

DRAKE'S--Dirk (top 40), free

DV8--Venture: DJ Ryle, Jimmy Hoffa, Peter Greyy (trance, hard house)

EGO--Ibiza, $3

FLAME--Open Turntable (hiphop), free

HABANA'S RESTAURANT--DJ Vitamin D (R&B, jazz, new school), $5

I-SPY--Blim, KI, $10

LAST SUPPER CLUB--Spundae: Lee Burridge, Nu Breed (CD release), $12

LINDA'S--DJ Baby J (punk, '80s), free

LIQUID LOUNGE AT EMP--Jake London, free

MARCUS'--Astray: Michiko (idm, downbeat), free

MERCURY--Schizophrenia: Canon Fodder, Kaos Qween (synth, goth-industrial)

MULLEADY'S PUB--DJ Greg Delia, free

NATION--Bump: DJR, Vital, Soothsage (hiphop, downtempo), free

NEIGHBOURS--Rock Lobster: Trent Von

POLLY ESTHER'S--Ladies Night ('70s, '80s, '90s), $5

* RE-BAR--Queer Disco: MC Queen Lucky, $5

* SEATTLE EAGLE--Bareback Thursday: DJ Mr. Smith

THE BALLROOM--Exposure: DJ Guy (house, hiphop, funk)

THEKLA (OLYMPIA)--Kiss Kiss: DJ Dead Air ('80s), $1

TOMMY'S--Discotech: DJ Kojak, free

WATERTOWN--Disco Night

WAZOBIA--One Love: DJ Wil of the People (salsa, meringue, Africando), free


FRIDAY 8/17

ADOBO LOUNGE--Edible Decibels: DJE (eclectic), free

ALIBI ROOM--DJR (d&b, reggae, jungle), free

ARISTOCRAT'S--Twilight: Miss Funk, Mini Funk, Emily Song, $5

* ART BAR--Organic: Tamara, VSOP, Lord Chillum (jungle, d&b), $5

* BACKDOOR ULTRA LOUNGE--Deep: Riz (house, jungle, hiphop), $8

BAD JUJU LOUNGE--Cardhore: DJ Tye (punk, indie, industrial), free

BALLARD FIREHOUSE--Bounce: DJs Wheelz, Illusion, Divide (18+), $10

BELLTOWN BILLIARDS--Ben "Jammin" Blackburn

BOHEMIAN CAFE--DJ Roro (R&B), $10

BOHEMIAN LOUNGE--DJ Roro (R&B); Afterhours: DJs Evenly B, Speed Bump, Pink 6 (house, trance), $10

CENTURY BALLROOM--DJs Victor, Cebrina (salsa), $5

CONTOUR--Tommy Martin; Afterhours: Brent Laurence (deep house)

CORNER BAR--DJs Chris Field, Shawn Stern (house), free

DOWNUNDER--DJ Tam (house); DJ Damon (requests)

DRAKE'S--Kemal (house, techno), $7

DV8--The Next Episode: DJ Timmy Boy (R&B, hiphop)

EMP--Bad Boy Bill, Jesse Saunders, Juan Atkins, Wesley Holmes (9 pm, all ages), $18/$25

HABANA'S RESTAURANT--Afterhours: DJs Cactus, Mercury, (d&b), $5

LAST SUPPER CLUB--Plush: DJs Federal Plush, Peter Grey (trance, house), $10

LIZZARD LOUNGE--John England (eclectic)

* MARCUS'--Schnick Schnack: DJs XCO, Bug (idm, underground, digital), free

MERCURY--Cabaret Macabe: DJ J.Q. (darkwave, gothic)

NATION--Soul Nation Open Mic: Atlee, DJN8, Bronze FM (hiphop)

NEIGHBOURS--DJ Chance Green

NIKO'S PLACE--Club --: DJ Poder (Latin house, Ballenato), $7

PARADISE GARAGE--Starlight: DJs Big Mike, Lil' Ricky, Del, Kutfather, Prymetyme, Kunluv, Funkdaddy

POLLY ESTHER'S--Disco Inferno (8 pm); Afterhours (10 pm-4 am), $8

* RE-BAR--Loose Joints: Mark E Quark, Ken Wallace, Eli Huntington (house, nu-jazz), $5

* SEATTLE EAGLE--Rock Quake: DJ Mr. Smith, $2

* SHOWBOX--Jujubee: DJs Christyle, Vanzai, $12/$15

SLIDERS (RENTON)--Right in the Face, $5

THE BALLROOM--Bounce: DJ Kasio (soul, funk, hiphop)

THEKLA (OLYMPIA)--DJ Joey (house), $5

TOMMY'S--The Subdwellers, Ragamuffin, $5

VITO'S--DJ Dexter Fremont (disco), $5

WATERTOWN--Momentum: DJ Kinetic (house, disco)

WAZOBIA--One Love: DJ Wil of the People (African, world beat, reggae), free

ZASU--DJ Trent Von (house, trance, techno), $10


SATURDAY 8/18

ADOBO LOUNGE--Ear-Shot: DJ lowecase z (eclectic), free

* ALIBI ROOM--DJ Diskyze (d&b)

ARISTOCRAT'S--DJs Vansai, Del (hiphop, r&b), $10

ART BAR--The Foundation, DVS Crew (hiphop), $10

* BACKDOOR ULTRA LOUNGE--Spacefunk: LSDJ (funky house), $8

BAD JUJU LOUNGE--Southpaw: DJXCO (metal, industrial), free

BALLARD FIREHOUSE--Bounce: DJs Jessie Brooks, Ricky B, Mota (18+), $10

BALTIC ROOM--Brit Pop 3 Year Anniversary w/ DJs Marksnsparks, Stanley Armbs, Lipgloss, Jessie

BELLTOWN BILLIARDS--Ben "Jammin" Blackburn

BOHEMIAN CAFE--DJ Felix (R&B), $10

BOHEMIAN LOUNGE--DJ Felix (r&b); Afterhours: DJs David Aldirado, Speedy (house, downtempo), $10

CATWALK--DJs Peter Madril, Slowdive, Mistress Catherina (gothic, industrial), $5

CONTOUR--Aenigma/Aftershock: Miss Funk, Fabian Luna, JW, Scotty (house)

CORNER BAR--DJs Chris Field, Shawn Stern (house), free

DOWNUNDER--DJ P.I. (requests)

DRAKE'S--Kemal, Dirk (house, techno), $7

DV8--DJs XTC, Billy the Kid, Timmy Boy (R&B, Top 40)

GALAXY (KENT)--DJ Rocaphella (hiphop, R&B), $8

HABANA'S RESTAURANT--Bush Taxi: DJ Toby (tropical dance), $5

LARRY'S--Afterhours (house), $10

LAST SUPPER CLUB--Vivid: Scott Hardkiss, Gavin Hardkiss, Charlotte "the baroness", Sinn (vocal house), $10

LIZZARD LOUNGE--John England (eclectic)

* MARCUS'--Lush: Michiko (idm, electro), free

MERCURY--Machines of Joy: Hana Solo (EBM, industrial)

MOTION LOUNGE--DJ Trent Von ('70s, '80s, '90s)

NEIGHBOURS--Power Mix: Randy Schlager

NIKO'S PLACE--Club 315: DJ Poder (Top 40), $7

POLLY ESTHER'S/CULTURE CLUB--Flower Power (8 pm); Saturday Night Live (10 pm), $10

* RE-BAR--Dyke Night: MC Queen Lucky (R&B, hiphop), $5

SEATTLE EAGLE--DJ Lonnie Devine (rock), $2

SHOWBOX--Remedy: DJs Roy Davis Jr, Johnny Fiasco, $12/$15

THE BALLROOM--Whiplash (disco, '80s, house)

THEKLA (OLYMPIA)--Fever: DJ Joey La Rock (hiphop, house), $5

VITO'S--Sky Lounge: the Goodfellas (house)

WATERTOWN--Love Affair: DJ Kinetic (house)

ZASU--DJ Shawn Speed (R&B, house), $10


SUNDAY 8/19

ALIBI ROOM--DJ lowercase (soul, downtempo), free

ART BAR--DJs E-Styles, Rob Nice (R&B), $1

BLUE MOON TAVERN--Grateful Dead Night, free

CATWALK--Dogg House: DJ Funkdaddy, Rockaphella, Kunluv, Mr. Supreme (R&B)

CHANGES--DJ MC (requests)

CONTOUR--DJ Scotty (disco house)

GALAXY (KENT)--DJ Top Spin (R&B, hiphop)

HABANA'S RESTAURANT--Flashback: DJs Ija, Shelby, Mercury, Cactus (d&b), $5

LAST SUPPER CLUB--DJ Victor Chavez (salsa), $5

MERCURY--Damage: DJs Barscus, Hana Solo (industrial)

NATION--Gravitate: DJs Quazar, Bumble Bee, Aki Hibi, $5

NEIGHBOURS--Latin Pulse: DJ Mark, DJ Luis

RAIN DANCER--Drum & Bass, $5

* RE-BAR--Flammable: Brian Lyons (house), $6

SCARLET TREE--Fat Sunday: DJ Dave, $5

SEATTLE EAGLE--DJs Kc, Darshan (rock)

SHOWBOX--Velvet: DJ XTC (10 pm, all ages), $15

* THEKLA (OLYMPIA)--Whip It: DJ Dead Air ('80s, new wave), $1

WATERTOWN--Mind Blowin' (soul, funk)


MONDAY 8/20

BACKDOOR ULTRA LOUNGE--Honey: DJN8, Bronze FM (funk, soul), $4

* BALTIC ROOM--Blue: Riz, Ken Wallace, Dewdrop (downtempo)

BLUE MOON TAVERN--Opera Night, free

BOHEMIAN LOUNGE--Good Action: DJs Hertz, Kevin, RK, Mike Stevens (progressive house), $5

BRASA--DJR (dub, downtempo), free

CONTOUR--Naughty Neal (hiphop, R&B)

* LINDA'S--DJ Lil' Ozzy (rock, pop), free

MARCUS'--Red Room: Michiko (underground, downbeat), free

* NATION--Broken Beats: DJ Soul One, DJ Suspence, $5

PARADISE GARAGE--Summer Nights: DJs Supa Sam, Big Mike, Eddie Francis (18+)

SEATTLE EAGLE--PHDJ Eugene

TOMMY'S--DJ Engage (dub, triphop), free

WATERTOWN--Open turntable, free


TUESDAY 8/21

* BACKDOOR ULTRA LOUNGE--Push It: MC Queen Lucky, DJs e-race, LSDJ (hiphop), $4

* BALTIC ROOM--Sugarshack Unlimited: Technical Itch (d&b)

BOHEMIAN LOUNGE--Peep Show: DJ Tragic (trance), $5

BREAKROOM--Rockabilly Boogie: DJs Bop, Tony, Roy, 6 String Eric, free

CONTOUR--Broken Grooves: DJs Kippy, Ki

GIBSON'S--Digital Hardcore: Naha, CIA, Cav, Fission Chips, L. Cypher, free

LAVA LOUNGE--Grits, Grunts & Groove: DJ David James (soul, funk, R&B), free

MARCUS'--I Left My Heart in Syntax Error: DJ Bug (experimental), free

MERCURY--Die: DJs Mistress Catherina, Slowdive (gothic)

MICHAEL'S PIZZA--DJ Ron Ron (punk, ska)

* NATION--PornStar: DJ Free (funk), free

NEIGHBOURS--Retrovenge: Sean Paul ('70s, '80s)

PARADISE GARAGE--The Beat (old school, funk, R&B)

SEATTLE EAGLE--DJs Jordan, Kc (Brit pop)

THE BALLROOM--DJs Tamm, Pete Bitty, free

THEKLA (OLYMPIA)--Full Tilt: DJ Alice (swing), $4

TOMMY'S--DJ Ebam (house, trance), free

VITO'S--The Commission: DJ Goldengram (deep house), $5

WATERTOWN--Trance, free

ZAK'S--DJ Papa Sylky, $5


WEDNESDAY 8/22

ALIBI ROOM--Craftmatic (downtempo, hiphop)

* BACKDOOR ULTRA LOUNGE--Breakthru: KI (breakbeats), $5

BALLARD FIREHOUSE--Double Helix: DJs Lex Luthor, Shonuff, Drone, Nitsuj (hiphop, d&b; 18+), $5

* BALTIC ROOM--Top of the Pops (Brit pop)

BELLTOWN BILLIARDS--Ben "Jammin" Blackburn

BIG TIME BREWERY--Phish Night

BOHEMIAN LOUNGE--Transplant: Speed Bump (trance), $5

BREAKROOM--Mischief: DJs Brian Lions, Wesley Holmes, free

CONTOUR--DJ Randy (R&B, hiphop)

DRAKE'S--Kemal (top 40, house), $5

DV8--E-Ssential: Billy the Kid (house, energy, trance)

EGO--Get Large: BPM, Dave Zam, $5

HABANA'S RESTAURANT--Spunk! (progressive house, breaks), $5

J&M CAFE--Vibe: Brett Michaels, DJ Tamm, $6

LAST SUPPER CLUB--Dwelling: DJ Jay Tripwire, $10

* LAVA LOUNGE--Studio 77: the Briefs (punk, glam), free

MARCUS'--20,000 Leagues Under Seattle: DJ Set (downbeat), free

MERCURY--Regurgitation: DJ Ill ('80s)

* NATION--Electric Soul: DJ Atlee, the CitySoulCollective, free

NEIGHBOURS--Mama's House: Trent Von (dance)

PARADISE GARAGE--Drama: DJ Dana Dub, Gaysha Starr

SEATTLE EAGLE--Uncut Night: DJ Jordan

THEKLA (OLYMPIA)--Royale: DJ Dab (18+), $4

TOMMY'S--DJs Eclipse, Soonami (hiphop), free

VITO'S--DJ Manny (salsa), $5

WATERTOWN--Vanity (house, trance)

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