Live

by Traci Vogel

THURSDAY 12/9

*700 CLUB -- SAMO: Live drum 'n' bass & jungle

BAD ALBERT'S -- Annieville Blues with guest, free

BALLARD FIREHOUSE -- For the Love of Suffering, Aggression Core, $5

*BALTIC ROOM -- La Movida with DJ Colony & musicians playing Afro beats, salsa, mambo & samba; Hollis Golightly & Maurice Montana, $5

BOHEMIAN -- Ras Kidus, Lion of Judah, $5

*BREAKROOM -- Pedro the Lion, Chokebore, T.W. Walsh, $7

CELLOPHANE SQUARE, UNIVERSITY -- The Supersuckers acoustic

CENTRAL SALOON -- Jamie Sheets & the Sheetrockers, $5

COFFEE MESSIAH -- Charlotte Vanderwolf & Folk Friends, free

CONOR BYRNE'S -- Mel White, $3

*CROCODILE -- Juno, And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead, Welcome, $7

*FLOYD'S -- Steve Gauci Open Jazz Jam

FLYING LEMON LOUNGE -- Open mic/jam session, free

GALWAY ARMS -- Owl 'n' Thistle Band

*GORDON BIERSCH -- Marc Olsen, free

*HABANA -- Horns & Vinyl CD Release

KELLS -- Oliver Mulholland, free

KEYARENA -- The End's Deck the Hall Ball, with Bush, Foo Fighters, $43.50

LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- Junkyard Janes, $5

MONA'S -- Marco de Cavalho, the Fatal Samba Ensemble

OK HOTEL -- Amelia White CD Release, Mount Analog, J.R., Annie O'Neill, $6

OLD TIMER'S CAFE -- R&B with K.T.D.L., $5

OWL 'N' THISTLE -- Mick Overman & the Maniacs

PINK DOOR -- Lonnie Williams Jazz Trio, free

PIONEER SQUARE SALOON -- Live music open mic, with Andrew Andrewson, free

*PLANET HOT ROD -- Giant Harley Gathering

RAINBOW BAR & GRILL -- Dave Hills Atomic Players

RISTORANTE SALUTE -- Hans Fahling Quartet

RUPERT'S -- Face First, Strange Parade, $3

SCARLET TREE -- Z-Funk, $5

SEATTLE ART MUSEUM -- The Malinks, $7

SERAFINA -- Alex Guilbert

SIT & SPIN -- Elvis Costello Tribute

SORRENTO HOTEL FIRESIDE ROOM -- Overton Berry Jazz Piano, free

STARS BAR -- The Brian Nova Trio, free

TULA'S -- Mid-Eastern music & belly dancing, $5


FRIDAY 12/10

2 LOUIES BALLROOM -- Big Mountain, $10

700 CLUB -- Jumbalaya, $5

ADOLFO'S -- The Steele Grey Band

BALLARD FIREHOUSE -- KUBE Earthquake Mix, $8

BIG FOOT INN TAVERN -- The Cat Morrison Band, $3

BLUE MOON TAVERN -- Juke, free

BOHEMIAN -- Ras Kidus, Lion of Judah, $10

*BREAKROOM -- Zeke, Fu Manchu, Speedealer, $10

CHEF WANG -- Brian Nova, free

CONOR BYRNE'S -- Tom Greegan, $3

CROCODILE -- Martin Sexton, $15

DOC MAYNARD'S -- The Machine, $8

FENIX ABOVE -- Toys for Tots, Magic Bus, the Toyz

*GRACELAND -- Blue Spark, Sanford Arms, St. John, Nuzzle, $6

HABANA -- Cha Cha Samoa, Swan Vestas

HABANA'S LOUNGE, TACOMA -- The Kareem Kandi Band

HI·SCORE ARCADE -- Severna Park, the Stoics, free

HIGHLINER -- Kevin Jones, free

*JAZZ ALLEY -- Richard Bona Sextet

KELLS -- Bhoys, $3

KING CAT THEATER -- The RZA

LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- Junkyard Janes, $10

LATONA PUB -- The Scott Law Band, $2

LOCK AND KEEL -- Pushrod & the Pistons, $2

MELTING POT RESTAURANT -- The Glynn Brothers Quartet

MR. SPOT'S CHAI HOUSE -- Jim Noodle, Dave Storrs, $3

MT. BAKER THEATER, BELLINGHAM -- Dave Grisman Quartet, $27

MURPHY'S PUB -- Oliver Mulholland, $2

NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT -- Flora Purim & Airto Moreira, $10

OK HOTEL -- Hill People, Phonk Butt, $6

OLD TIMER'S CAFE -- Maroon Colony, $10

OLD TOWN ALEHOUSE -- Memphis Test, $5

OWL 'N' THISTLE -- Owl 'n' Thistle Band

PARADOX THEATER -- Peter Mulvey, Susan Robkin, $10

PINK DOOR -- Accordion music, free

PLANET HOT ROD -- Cicatrix, Oclocracy, Drug Related, Sativa, $5

RAINBOW BAR & GRILL -- Crystal Radio & guests

RC'S SPORTS BAR & GRILL -- Groove Thang

RISTORANTE SALUTE -- Maxxine Smith, Annieville Blues

SCARLET TREE -- Elite, $7

SEATTLE CATCH -- Cindy Hughen

SERAFINA -- Bijou

SHOWBOX -- Latin Music Festival: Nueva Era, the Mango Kings, Omar Torrez Band, $12

SIT & SPIN -- Floater, $6

SLIDERS -- Funky Divas, $6

SORRENTO HOTEL FIRESIDE ROOM -- Overton Berry Jazz Piano, free

TRACTOR TAVERN -- Left Hand Smoke, Jerry Joseph, $10

TUTTOLINI'S SPORTS BAR -- Kimball Conant & the Fugitive Combo


SATURDAY 12/11

2 LOUIES BALLROOM -- Flashback, $3

2218 -- Hans Brehmer

700 CLUB -- Digable

ADOLFO'S -- The Steele Grey Band

ARROWSPACE, OLYMPIA -- Bunny Foot Charm, Fairgrove, Nod and Smile, $5

BAD ALBERT'S -- Cooke & Green, $2

BALLARD FIREHOUSE -- USKC, Last Call Romeos, Cow-Hammer, Daily Jones, Edible, $7

BALTIC ROOM -- The Downer Trio, Marc Olsen, Mark Mitchell, $6

BIG FOOT INN TAVERN -- The Cat Morrison Band, $3

BLUE MOON TAVERN -- Kuli Loach, free

BOHEMIAN -- Alex D & Rude Boy, $10

*BREAKROOM -- Fu Manchu, Zeke, Speedealer, $10

CENTRAL SALOON -- Ghetto Monks, $10

CENTURY BALLROOM -- Waltz Ball, $10

CONOR BYRNE'S -- Tarras, $4

CROCODILE -- Martin Sexton, $15

DOC MAYNARD'S -- The Retros, $8

EASY STREET PUB -- Hank and the Box Car Tramps

ELLIOTT BAY BREWING -- Heather Banker, free

ELYSIAN -- Soloplexus, $5

FENIX ABOVE -- Big Mountain, Andy O, $10

FOUR ANGELS CAFE -- Marc Smason, free

*GIBSON'S -- The Valentine Killers, the Catheters, the Vaccines

*GRACELAND -- The Melody Unit, Severna Park, Carissa's Weird, $6

HABANA -- Phat Sidy Smokehouse

HABANA'S LOUNGE, TACOMA -- Jim Sisko Quartet

HI·SCORE ARCADE -- AUTOMATON Adventure Series CD Release Party, free

HIGHLINER -- BeeCraft, free

ICON GRILL -- Scot Ranney

*JAZZ ALLEY -- Richard Bona Sextet

KALAKALA FERRY -- Broun Fellinis, Rockin' Teenage Combo, Ota-Prota

KING CAT THEATER -- D. Grisman, M. Taylor Quartet, $25

LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- Korla Wygal & her Private Reserve, $10

LATONA PUB -- Acoustic Zoo, $2

LOCK AND KEEL -- Jelly Rollers, $2

MONA'S -- Julian Priester, Phil Sparks, Frank Clayton

MR. SPOT'S CHAI HOUSE -- Brad Warren

MURPHY'S PUB -- Oliver Mulholland, $2

NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT -- Flora Purim & Airto Moreira, $10

NIKO'S PLACE -- Live Bouzuki "Grecian Sounds" and bellydancing by "Zaphara," free

NIPPON KAN THEATER -- Yellow Tail Winter Concert: Electric Bonsai Band, Hilary Field, Mel Cooleys, Scott Katz, Patrice O'Neill, Kim Scanlon, more, $13

*OK HOTEL -- Zen Guerrilla, Fireballs of Freedom, the Gimmicks, $8

OLD TIMER'S CAFE -- Shakata, $10

OWL 'N' THISTLE -- Owl 'n' Thistle Band

PARAGON -- Lady A & the Baby Blues Band, free

PLANET HOT ROD -- Moderately Desperate, Nasty Jack, Big Loud & Ugly, Town Crier, $5

RAINBOW BAR & GRILL -- The Steve Ball Roadshow, the Seattle Guitar Circle, Juxtapose, Stop That

RC'S SPORTS BAR & GRILL -- Groove Thang

ROCKSPORT -- Whiskey Creek, Smoking Gun, $7

RUPERT'S -- Moral Crux or Cookie, 8 Days In Jail, Speed Ball Racer, Skookumchuck, Craig Sinatra, $5

SCARLET TREE -- Elite, $7

SEATTLE CATCH -- Edmonia Jarrett

SERAFINA -- Urban Oasis

SHOWBOX -- Me'shell Ndege'ocello, Wood, $13

SIT & SPIN -- Nevada Bachelors, the Band That Made Milwaukee Famous, Veal, $6

SORRENTO HOTEL FIRESIDE ROOM -- Overton Berry Jazz Piano, free

TRACTOR TAVERN -- Hanuman Trio, Tony Furtado, $9

TWO BELLS TAVERN -- Sinforosa, free


SUNDAY 12/12

1201 CAFE & LOUNGE, PORTLAND -- Gong Show Karaoke

700 CLUB -- Kaya, with guest DJs, $5

BELLTOWN BILLIARDS -- The Martin Ross Band

BIG FOOT INN TAVERN -- Flash Hevily Jam Session

CENTRAL SALOON -- Skasmopolitan, $5

CENTURY BALLROOM -- Steve Lucky & the Rhuma Bums, $9

CHINA JADE -- Dennis Shadduck & Pete Carrabba, free

CONOR BYRNE'S -- Irish Session, free

EASY STREET PUB -- Open mic with Ricky

GALWAY ARMS -- Hanz Araki & Friends

ICON GRILL -- Scot Ranney

*JAZZ ALLEY -- Richard Bona Sextet

KELLS -- Liam Gallagher, free

LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- Roger Rogers Jam, $5

LAVA LOUNGE -- Open mic, with MC Ty

LITTLE RED HEN -- Salty Sunday Jams, w/Big Daddy Fred

LIZZARD LOUNGE -- Live jazz with 1-2-3

MADISON'S CAFE -- Open mic

NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT -- Woody Woodhouse, $5

OLD TIMER'S CAFE -- Lonnie Williams Quartet, free

OLD TOWN ALEHOUSE -- Pearl Django, $2

OWL 'N' THISTLE -- Danny Barnes & the Heathen

RUPERT'S -- Open mic, hosted by Michael Comiskey, free

SHOWBOX -- Zoot Suit Sunday, with John Holte and the Radio Rhythm Orchestra, $8

SIT & SPIN -- Las Estrella Loca Productions Global Rennaissance of Mass Expression Cabaret, $8

SPEAKEASY -- Poppy Moody, free

STARS BAR -- Andre Ferriante

THE VILLAGE INN PUB -- Open mic, free

TINI BIGS LOUNGE -- Jim Sisko, free

TRACTOR TAVERN -- Stacey Earle, Mark Erelli, $10


MONDAY 12/13

*700 CLUB -- Emmanuel Louis, Insult2Injury

AGUA VERDE CAFE -- Rez: Flamenco & Gypsy Swing

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!

BENAROYA HALL -- Young Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra, $20

BOHEMIAN -- Straight Ahead, $5

BROADWAY BAR & GRILL -- Gary Fukushima, free

CENTRAL SALOON -- Jamie Sheets Blues Jam, $5

FIDDLER'S INN -- Open mic

*GALWAY ARMS -- Leo McNamara & Bill Gallaway

HABANA'S LOUNGE, TACOMA -- Disciples of Sound

ICON GRILL -- Scot Ranney

J&M CAFE -- Jaime Sheets & the Sheetrockers, free

KELLS -- Liam Gallagher, free

LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- Tim Turner Band, free

LAST SUPPER CLUB -- Crack Sabbath

LIZZARD LOUNGE -- The Jim Basnight Thing

NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT -- The New Orleans Quintet, free

OLD TIMER'S CAFE -- Lonnie Williams Quartet, free

OWL 'N' THISTLE -- Atomic Players

RAINBOW BAR & GRILL -- A.D.D.

SIT & SPIN -- Las Estrella Loca Productions Global Rennaissance of Mass Expression Cabaret, $8

TRACTOR TAVERN -- John Hall, Freebo, $10

TULA'S -- Kelley Johnson Vocal Showcase, $5


TUESDAY 12/14

2218 -- H.B. Radke & the Jet City Swingers

700 CLUB -- Jive Turkey

AVENUE ONE RESTAURANT -- Woody Woodhouse, free

*BALLARD FIREHOUSE -- Hot Tuna, Derek Trucks Band, $20

CAFE PINCEAU -- Open mic, with Steve Cearley, free

CONOR BYRNE'S -- Set Dancing

CROCODILE -- Rusty Willoughby

EASY STREET PUB -- Live jazz w/the Brad Pepineau Trio

GALWAY ARMS -- Liza Warfel

GORDON BIERSCH -- The Dan Heck Trio, free

HABANA'S LOUNGE, TACOMA -- Classical Spanish Guitar

ICON GRILL -- Scot Ranney

J&M CAFE -- Jaime Sheets & the Sheetrockers, free

JAZZ ALLEY -- Eric Reed Trio, Russell Malone Quartet

KELLS -- Liam Gallagher, free

LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- The Scott Harris Band

LOCK AND KEEL -- Bushwhack Tuesday: Open mic with Evan Duke

NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT -- File Gumbo Zydeco Band, free

OLD TIMER'S CAFE -- Bar Fly

OWL 'N' THISTLE -- Bebop & Destruction

PINK DOOR -- The Julie Cascioppo Experience, free

RAINBOW BAR & GRILL -- Fumuda & Seals Club

SCARLET TREE -- Annieville Blues Jam, free

SIT & SPIN -- Las Estrella Loca Productions Global Rennaissance of Mass Expression Cabaret, $8

STARS BAR -- Larry Fuller

TRACTOR TAVERN -- Andy M. Stewart, Gerry O'Beirne, $15

TRAVELER'S PUB -- Open mic, with Phil Parsons, free

TROLLEYMAN PUB -- Kelly Blanchard, Porter Harp, Tim Thomas, free


WEDNESDAY 12/15

1201 CAFE & LOUNGE, PORTLAND -- Star Search

700 CLUB -- The King of Clubs

ADRIATICA RESTAURANT -- Brian Nova & Buddy Catlett, free

*ARO.SPACE -- The Freestylers Sound System, $10

ART BAR -- Live jazz with the Dan Heck Trio & Joe Doria

BAIT-HOUSE -- Up by Noon, free

BLUE MOON TAVERN -- Open mic with Martin, free

BOHEMIAN -- Alex D & Rude Boy, $5

CENTRAL SALOON -- Snoopy's Urban Jam

CENTURY BALLROOM -- Swing, with Hep Jen, $5

CROCODILE -- Hafacat, the Blue Knights, Disfunctionals, $6

FENIX ABOVE -- Faith & Disease, Jeff Greinke & the Endless Still, $5

FENIX UNDERGROUND -- The Beatniks, $10

GORDON BIERSCH -- Tiger Zane, free

GRACELAND -- Fingered, Anger Management, $6

*HABANA -- To Witness and Adjust: Live Electronica

HABANA'S LOUNGE, TACOMA -- Comedy Club

HI·SCORE ARCADE -- The River Rats, guest, free

HOPVINE -- Open mic

ICON GRILL -- Scott Ranney

I SPY -- Maktub

JAZZ ALLEY -- Eric Reed Trio, Russell Malone Quartet

KELLS -- Oliver Mulholland, free

LARRY'S GREENFRONT -- Charles White All-Star Blues Jam, $5

LIZZARD LOUNGE -- "Smooth Jazz"

METROPOLIS, OLYMPIA -- Swing Night, $4

MOORE THEATER -- KISW's Twisted Christmas, with Buck Cherry, $19.99

NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT -- Flora Purim Airto Moreira, free

OLD TIMER'S CAFE -- Seattle Slim

OWL 'N' THISTLE -- Third World Country

PARAGON -- The Jacks

PINK DOOR -- The Midnight Trio & the Baritone Kings, free

RUPERT'S -- Unplugged: The Drews, free

SCARLET TREE -- Emmanuel Louis , $3

SIT & SPIN -- Las Estrella Loca Productions Global Rennaissance of Mass Expression Cabaret, $8

STADIUM EXHIBITION HALL, SEATTLE CENTER -- Jingle Bell Bash 2, $15

STARS BAR -- June Tonkin

*TRACTOR TAVERN -- Hank Williams Revue, Johnny Cash Tribute, $5

ZEITGEIST -- Resonant/Circuit presents the Cogitation Trio, free

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