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THURSDAY 1/18

700 CLUB--Soul Power: Al Rowe Project

BAD ALBERT'S--Annieville Blues, free

BALLARD FIREHOUSE--Rundown, $5

BOHEMIAN CAFE--3-D, $5

BREAKROOM--Apes of Wrath, Discohesive, $5

CATWALK--Acoustic Showcase, $5

CENTRAL SALOON--World 7, Lord Barfly, Spirit Device, Cow Hammer, Eric Webber, $5

CROCODILE--Rural Pictures, Alex Woodard, John Hyde, $6

FIRESIDE ROOM--Overton Berry, free

*FOXES--Phó Bang: Ursula Android w/ DJ Baby J, $5

GALWAY ARMS--Rick Usleton

GIBSON'S--Carnival of Eight, Betty Ford Falcons, San Pedro Circus, $5

GORDON BIERSCH--Robb Benson, free

*GRACELAND--Dub Narcotic Sound System, Internal/External (6 pm, all ages), $7

HIGHLINER--Scott Law, free

HURRICANE CAF:--Havana, Carilian, Criminy, $3

JAZZ ALLEY--Nancy Wilson, $24.50/$29.50

KELLS--Liam Gallagher, free

LARRY'S BLUES CAFE--Mark Whitman's Big Band w/ Sweet Talkin' Jones, $5

LEGENDS--Alice Stuart

LIQUID LOUNGE AT EMP--Jake London, free

LITTLE RED HEN--Maia Santell & House Blend, free

LOCK AND KEEL--Dave Conant & the D-Rangers, $2

MONA'S--Jack Brownlow Trio, free

NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT--Ham Carson Quintet, $5

OK HOTEL--Brad Mowen, Scott Bell, Mike Peterson, Erin Sanford, & Tim Young, $5

OLD TOWN ALEHOUSE--Open mic, free

OWL 'N' THISTLE--Crystal Radio

PALOMINO--Bob Heinemann Trio, free

PARADOX--Bionica (8 pm, all ages), $10/$12

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

PATTI SUMMERS'--Patti Summers

PEACE CAFE--Open mic, free

PINK DOOR--Lonnie Williams Trio, free

*PLANET HOT ROD--Giant Harley Gathering (4 pm)

RAINBOW--Bangover, Jodie Watts, $5

*SCARLET TREE--The Root w/ Reggie Watts & P. K., $5

*SEATTLE ART MUSEUM--Damien Jurado (5:30 pm, all ages), $7

SHOWBOX--Mayfly, Preston Mill, Bijou, $5

*SIT & SPIN--Carmine, the Tremens, $7

SUNSET TAVERN--The F-Holes, the Droo Church, the Fuzz, $5

TRACTOR TAVERN--The Souvenirs, the Gully Jumpers, $5

TROLLEYMAN PUB--Reptet, free

TULA'S--Jazz Oracle, $5


FRIDAY 1/19

700 CLUB--Seraphonic

BACCANO--Brian Nova Trio

BAIT-HOUSE--Mason Darnall Trio, free

BALLARD FIREHOUSE--Common Ancestor, Billy Bud, the Darbys, Late September Dogs, Cow Hammer, Herbal Cure, Stonefly, Beatnik Party, $7

*BALTIC ROOM--Jumbalaya

*BARGE INN--Eddie Spaghetti & Guests, free

BOHEMIAN BACKSTAGE--Apple Gabriel, $10

*BREAKROOM--Peter Parker, the Jason Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players, Sushi Robo, $6

*CAPITOL THEATER (OLYMPIA)--Tight Bros from Way Back When, C-Average, the Gossip, Littlehouse (8 pm, all ages), $5

*CATWALK--The Razorbabes, Blessed Light, Black Jack Betty, $7

CENTRAL SALOON--Stranger Neighbor, $10

*CROCODILE--Voyager One, Kinski, High Violets, Julian & Friends, $8

DOC MAYNARD'S--2000 Degrees, $10

EMP--The Walkabouts, Chris Ballew, Rusty Willoughby, the Giraffes, Eddie Spaghetti, Dave Keenan (9 pm, all ages), $5

FENIX--The Retros, $10

FIRESIDE ROOM--Overton Berry, free

GALWAY ARMS--Josh Kramer

GIBSON'S--Quick 66, Undisputed Heavyweight Champions, Milhous, Johnny No Good

GRACELAND--Twizted, Shuvel, Mastermind (6 pm, all ages, $15); the Spits, the Load Levelers, RC5, the Vaccines (10 pm, 21+, $6)

HIGHLINER--Carolyn Cruso, free

HURRICANE CAF:--Orange Peeler, Criminy, $3

*I-SPY/NATION--Murder City Devils, Gun St. Girls Burlesque Show, DJ Cherry Canoe, $10

JAZZ ALLEY--Nancy Wilson, $24.50/$29.50

KELLS--Corner Boys, $3

LAKEPOINTE--Moth, Room XIII, One Against Five, $5

LARRY'S BLUES CAFE--Korla Wygal & Her Private Reserve, $10

LATONA PUB--Orville Johnson & Mark Graham, $2

LEGENDS--Jive Bombers

LIQUID LOUNGE AT EMP--Billy Moon, free

LITTLE RED HEN--Big Ed & the Country Steel Band, free

LOCK & KEEL--One-Eyed Jack, $2

LOTTIE MOTTS--Marc Smason, Bruce Barnard (7 pm), free

NEO BISTRO--Houseboat Blues, free

NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT--Obrador, $5

*OK HOTEL--Benefit for Paul Radabaugh w/ Rockin' Teenage Combo, Blue Glove Club, Dan Heck & the Oregon Grind; Lounge: Combo Craig, Bill Horist, $6

OLD TIMER'S CAFE--Orchestra Dimension, $10

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

PARADOX--Bionica (8 pm, all ages), $10/$12

PINK DOOR--Marco de Carvalho, free

PLANET HOT ROD--Illegal Substance, Cremation, Ton, Supper Box, $5

RAIN DANCER--Matt Bruno, Arizona Beeswax, Matthew Moon, $6

RAINBOW--Once for Kicks, Upsoyo, Honeyspot, $6

ROTE ARCADE (WEST SEATTLE)--MC Li-Fee, Black Rain (all ages), $5

SCARLET TREE--3-D, $7

SERAFINA--Toby Schneider

*SIT & SPIN--Dusty 45's, Deadbolt, Al Foul & the Shakes, $8/$10

ST. CLOUDS--The Electrodes

STOREROOM TAVERN--Paul Diamond Blow & the Ace Diamond Bimbos, the Schmidtaholics, $3

SUNSET TAVERN--Johnny Legend, Pops Spoiler, Teenage Cruisers, $7

TRACTOR TAVERN--Clumsy Lovers (CD release), Sugarbeets, $8

TROLLEYMAN PUB--Furious Skills, free

TULA'S--Jay Thomas Quartet, Becca Duran, $10

UNIVERSITY BOOKSTORE--Who Cares?--A Tribute to the Who w/Blue Collar Love, the Penningtones, Jeremy Sever, Henry Boy (7 pm, all ages), free

ZAK'S--Ward A, Slit Liquor, Black Jack Betty, Worker


SATURDAY 1/20

700 CLUB--Digable All-Stars

BAD ALBERT'S--Bill Chism, $2

BAIT-HOUSE--Mason Darnall Trio, free

BALLARD FIREHOUSE--Yoka Enzenze, $8

BARGE INN--Lee Rude, free

BOHEMIAN BACKSTAGE--Apple Gabriel, $10

BREAKROOM--Floater, Logos Eye (5 pm, all ages; 10 pm, 21+), $7

*CAPITOL THEATER (OLYMPIA)--Thrones, Lords of Lightspeed, the Hedra, the Sexual (8 pm, all ages), $5

CENTRAL SALOON--Smokin' Gun, $10

CENTURY BALLROOM--Wayne Gorbea & Salsa Picante, Cambalache, $18/$21

CROCODILE--Willis, Das Booty, DJ SOB, $8

DOC MAYNARD'S--The Beatniks, $10

ELYSIAN--Benefit for D9 Dance Company w/ the Band That Made Milwaukee Famous, Four-Hour Ramona, the Pinkos, $7

EMP--Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra, $12/$15

FENIX--Hit Explosion, $10

FIRESIDE ROOM--Overton Berry, free

GALWAY ARMS--Mayfly

GIBSON'S--Agent 86, Fliptops, Jimmy Flame & the Sexy Boys, the Schmidtaholics

*GRACELAND--Mudhoney, $12

GRATEFUL BREAD--Dusty Rose (8 pm), $10

GROUND ZERO (BELLEVUE)--Bugs in Amber, Bionic Systems Go, Sam Densmore's Silverhawk, Smokers Die Younger (8 pm, all ages), $5

HANA'S--Open mic, free

HIGHLINER--Jeff & the Jet City Flyers, free

HOPVINE--Kellee Bradley, Holly Figueroa, $3

HURRICANE CAF:--Black Van, Dawg Jaw, $3

JAZZ ALLEY--Nancy Wilson, $24.50/$29.50

KELLS--Corner Boys, $3

LAKEPOINTE--Soul Sychadelics, the Agents of Change, A.K.A., $5

LARRY'S BLUES CAFE--Linda Hornbuckle, $10

LATONA PUB--Reggie Garrett & Gary Westcott, $2

LEGENDS--Breadline Blues

LIQUID LOUNGE AT EMP--Billy Moon, free

LITTLE RED HEN--Big Ed & the Country Steel Band, free

LOCK AND KEEL--Johnny Ross, $2

MONA'S--Marco de Cavalho Trio, $2

NEO BISTRO--Houseboat Blues, free

NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT--Obrador, $10

NIKO'S PLACE--Grecian Sounds w/ bellydancer Zaphara, free

O'SHEA'S EASY STREET PUB--Ryan Rude & Anita Ensley Shan

OK HOTEL--Swamp Mama Johnson

OLD TIMER'S CAFE--DJ Spitfire (salsa), $10

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

*PARADOX--Bionica (2:30 pm, all ages, $6/$8); Vigilantes of Love, Damien Jurado, Aaron Sprinkle (9 pm, all ages, $10/$12)

PARAGON--Tim Turner Band

PINK DOOR--Ensemble Sub Masa, free

PLANET HOT ROD--For the Love of Suffering, Moth, Faces Pale, Weight of the World, $5

RAINBOW--Los Parasitos, Balcony, $6

ROCKSPORT--Jr. Cadillac, Los Orchids & the Valley Girls, $8

SCARLET TREE--Korla Wygal & Her Private Reserve, $7

SERAFINA--Ruthie Dornfeld & John Miller

*SIT & SPIN--Deadbolt, the Dusty 45's, Instant Winner, Cookie (6 pm, all ages, $7); the Dusty 45's, Deadbolt, Cookie (9 pm, 21+, $8/$10)

SLIDERS (RENTON)--The Retros

*SUNSET TAVERN--Thee Heathen, Laura Veirs, $5

TOMMY'S--Version 2.0

TRACTOR TAVERN--Clumsy Lovers (CD release), Jackstraw, $8

TROLLEYMAN PUB--Hudson Blues Band, free

TULA'S--Janis Mann Quartet, $10

TWO BELLS TAVERN--Nicholas Vroman, John von Feldt, Bill Bloomer, free

VALDI'S BALLARD BISTRO--The Usual Suspects, $8

WIT'S END--Erin McKeown (8 pm), $10

ZAK'S--Pink Chihuahua, Fliberty


SUNDAY 1/21

700 CLUB--Slow Ride

ARISTOCRAT'S--Clockwork (afterhours), $10

BALLARD EAGLES--Jack McDougal

BALLARD FIREHOUSE--Bendt, Nerves of the Year, Youth at Risk (4 pm, all ages), $6

BELLTOWN BILLIARDS--Martin Ross Band

*BENAROYA HALL--Wayne Horvitz, Robin Holcomb

CENTRAL SALOON--Y, Two-Week Notice, $5

*I-SPY/NATION--Protoplasm: Ota Prota, Oggmung, $6

JAZZ ALLEY--Nancy Wilson, $24.50/$29.50

LARRY'S BLUES CAFE--Roger Rogers Invitational Jam, $5

LITTLE RED HEN--Bucky's Blues Jam, free

MUSEUM OF HISTORY AND INDUSTRY--Garfield High School Jazz Ensemble w/ Julian Priester, Hadley Caliman (7 pm), $10

NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT--Milo Petersen & the Jazz Disciples, $10

O'SHEA'S EASY STREET PUB--Open mic

OLD TOWN ALEHOUSE--Duwamish Big Band, $5

OWL 'N' THISTLE--Scott Law Band, free

RAINBOW--Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey, $5

*SIT & SPIN--Sureshot Sunday (3 pm, all ages), $5

TRACTOR TAVERN--Danny O'Keefe, Baby Gramps, $14

TULA'S--Brian Kinsella Trio (3 pm); Marc Seals' Jam Session (8 pm), $5

VILLAGE INN PUB--Open mic, free


MONDAY 1/22

700 CLUB--Thrust, $3

AGUA VERDE CAFE--Zhaoui, free

ART BAR--Open mic, free

BARGE INN--Open mic, free

BELLTOWN BILLIARDS--Brian Nova & Funk 69

CENTRAL SALOON--Nine Below Zero Blues Jam, $5

FIDDLER'S INN--Open mic

GALWAY ARMS--Johnny of Third World County

HOPVINE--Songwriters Showcase: Jean Mann, Yukon Cornelius, Jay Munson, free

*I-SPY/NATION--SIL2K: Oxygen Ensemble, Tro Shink, 3 and 2, $5

J&M CAFE--Henry Cooper All-Star Blues Jam, free

JAZZ ALLEY--Nathan Hale High School

LARRY'S BLUES CAFE--No Cover Blues, free

LIZZARD LOUNGE--The Jim Basnight Thing

NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT--New Orleans Quintet, free

OK HOTEL--China Davis, Cave, $3

OWL 'N' THISTLE--K. W. Miller

*PARAMOUNT--Galactic, Col. Les Claypool's Flying Frog Brigade, Lake Trout, $26.50

ST. CLOUDS--Tom Bennett & the Mad Ronas

TULA'S--Vocal Jam w/ DJ Kat, $5


TUESDAY 1/23

*700 CLUB--Bassackwards

AVENUE ONE--Lisa de Costa, free

BALLARD FIREHOUSE--Callouse, No Evil, Old Rawler, No One, $5

BIG FOOT INN TAVERN--The Lazy J's Jam

CONTOUR--Al Rowe Project

CROCODILE--Ex-Hustlers, $5

DUBLINER--Open mic, free

EL NI--O--Andre Feriante, free

GALWAY ARMS--Rick Usleton

GORDON BIERSCH--Jake Nolte, free

*GRACELAND--HIM, FCS North, Aveo, $7/$8

JAZZ ALLEY--Bellevue Community College

LARRY'S BLUES CAFE--206 Rib Shank Orchestra, $5

LIQUID LOUNGE AT EMP--DJs Foolchild, Eva, Onaquest (jungle, d&b), free

LITTLE RED HEN--Rockin' Country Piano Bar, free

LITTLE RED HEN--Tommy Westley, free

NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT--File Gumbo Zydeco Band, free

OK HOTEL--Mark Taylor Group, $5

OLD TOWN ALEHOUSE--John Bishop Combo, $2

OWL 'N' THISTLE--Bebop & Destruction

PARADOX--Poison the Well, Playing Enemy, Martyr (8 pm, all ages), $7

PARAGON--John Floridis

RAINBOW--Hammer of the Gods, $5

SCARLET TREE--Straight Ahead, $2

SHOWBOX--Jay Farrar, Anders Parker, $12.50

SUNSET TAVERN--Darin Black, Martin Rose & Ryan, $5

TRAVELERS--Open mic, free

TULA'S--Red Fish, Blue Fish, $5


WEDNESDAY 1/24

700 CLUB--Get Back Play'az

CENTRAL SALOON--ATF, WIndowpane, Shifter, $5

*CROCODILE--A-Frames, Fear of Little Men, the Cripples, $6

FIESTA MEXICANA--Immaculate Flave Hiphop Showcase

GALWAY ARMS--K. W. Miller & Jon Parry

GORDON BIERSCH--Phil Hurley, free

HOPVINE--Open mic, free

*I-SPY/NATION--Fairgrove, Peter Parker, Polecat, $7

JAZZ ALLEY--Maynard Ferguson & His Big Bop Nouveau Band, $15.50/$19.50

LARRY'S BLUES CAFE--Charles White's All-Star Blues Jam, $5

LEGENDS--The Trouble Boys

LIZZARD LOUNGE--Smooth jazz

*NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT--Floyd Standifer, free

OLD TOWN ALEHOUSE--Last Call, $5

OWL 'N' THISTLE--Danny Godinez

PARAGON--Creation City w/ Julie Dee

PATTI SUMMERS'--Patti Summers

PINK DOOR--Kristin Jancowski, free

PIONEER SQUARE SALOON --Open mic w/ C. A. Sinatra

RAIN DANCER--Open mic, free

RAINBOW--Transmutations, $5

SCARLET TREE--Ernest Humphrey, Thaddius Turner, Gerald Turner, & Davy C, $3

SERAFINA--Alex Guilbert

*SUNSET TAVERN--Rockaraoke w/ the Legendary Red Lesters, $5

TRACTOR TAVERN--Laurie Lewis & Her Bluegrass Pals, $15

TULA'S--Steve Korn Quintet, $5

VALDI'S BALLARD BISTRO--Open mic, $3

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