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Music listings are compiled by Sarah Han. The music intern is China Martens. Since club life is unpredictable, it's a good idea to call ahead to confirm bookings and hours. Prices are listed when provided to us. See 8 Days a Week for information on how to submit an item to listings.

wednesday 24

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Alien Cowboys Tongue and Groove. 8:30pm, free.

Ashpool, Cookin' with Kurt, Mula Baka Tongue and Groove. 8:30pm, $6.

Blue Reptiles Blue Lamp. 10pm, $2.

Country Joe McDonald Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $10.

Haywoods, Jinx Jones and the Kingtones Elbo Room. 9pm, $6.

Mark Eitzel Amoeba Music. 7pm, free.

El Pulpo, Vanessa Morrison Band Galia. 9pm, $5.

Fallouts Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Filthmilk, Rubber O Cement, Omnivorous Sensillium Kimo's. 9pm, $5.

High Rollers Lou's Pier 47. 8pm.

Les Savy Fav, Quails, Apes Bottom of the Hill. 9:30pm, $10.

Michael Mackintosh of the Blue Room Boys Rite Spot. 9:30pm, free.

My Fellow Astronauts, Cubby Creatures El Rio. 8:30pm, $5.

Ph'cophony, Chica, Siobhan Duvall, Imano Covered Wagon Saloon. 9pm, $6.

Pure Ecstasy Top of the Mark. 8pm, $5.

Robert Bradley's Blackwater Surprise, Shannon McNally Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $15.

Ron Jeremy Explosion, Extra Ghost Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $3.

Saves the Day, Pretty Girls Make Graves, Audio Learning Center Slim's. 8pm, $15. Also Thurs/25.

Siouxsie and the Banshees, eX-girl, Tribe 8 Fillmore. 8pm, $35.

Wayside, Mind Club Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $6.

Zero Code, StrangeGirl, Michael Koppy Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, $5.

Bay Area

Exo III, Fear of Math, One Step Shift Stork Club. 9pm, $5.

Mastema, Lean, Parkside Drive, Substitutes Blakes. 9:30pm, $5.

Realistic Jupiter. 8pm.

Wild Tongues, Burnr Bourbon Street. 8pm.

Jazz/new music

Al Pacheco Jazz Band Skip's Tavern. 8-10pm.

Don Asher and Kent Cohea Moose's. 8pm.

Charles Unger Experience Les Joulins. 8pm.

Davis Gaines Plush Room. 8pm, $30.

Mike Lipskin with Lorna K House of Shields, 39 New Montgomery; 392-7732. 5:30pm.

Jason Myers Houston's, 1800 Montgomery; 392-9280. 6pm.

Ned Boynton Combo Enrico's. 7pm.

Kathryn Nobrega, Peter McDonough Caffe Proust, 1801 McAllister; 345-9560. 7-10pm.

'Open Jam' Cobalt Tavern, 1707 Powell; 982-8123. 7-10:30pm. With Dick Fregulia Trio.

Osmosis Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, free.

Tony Saunders' Jazz Trio John's Grill, 63 Ellis; 986-0069. 6:30-10pm.

Vince Lateano Trio Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm, free.

Chad Wagner and Fred Ross Butterfly. 7-10pm.

Bay Area

Dave Mathews Downtown. 8pm. The pianist performs.

Terry Riley and the All-Stars Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $20. Also Thurs/25.

Trio Anime Anna's, 1801 University, Berk; (510) 849-ANNA. 8pm.

Vince Wallace Trio Cato's Ale House. 6-9pm, free.

Folk/world/country

Philip Claypool Parkside, 1600 17th St; 503-0393. 9pm, free.

Teja Gerken, Scott Nygaard, Geoff Stewart Bazaar Cafe. 7pm, free.

Vince McCormack Johnny Foley's. 9pm, free.

Salsa Caliente Pier 23. 10pm.

Willie K City College of San Francisco, Diego Rivera Theater, 50 Phelan; 239-3580. Noon, free.

Bay Area

Andrew Carrier and Cajun Classics Ashkenaz. 8pm, $8.

Willie K Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50.


Dance clubs

Afterwards Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 9pm, free. With DJs Danny and Gabriel.

Audible Colors The Top. 10pm-2am. House music with weekly guests.

Bondage A Go-Go Cat Club. 9:30pm-3:30am, $5-10. Deathrock, industrial, '70s and '80s dance music, interactive BDSM, and go-go dancers.

Broadway Studios 9pm. Salsa. Dance lesson at 7pm.

The B-sides Liquid. 10pm-3am, $2-4. House music with Lauris Lee and special guests.

Church of Sinatra Club Deluxe. 9:30pm. DJs spinning music from the Rat Pack era.

Club Judah Jelly's. 9pm, $5. Reggae and dancehall.

Construction 330 Ritch. 10pm-2am. Tech-house with residents Torque and Huey.

Creation! Edinburgh Castle. 10pm-2am, free. Britpop, shoegazer, indie, electro pop, and more with DJ Dave.

Dark Sparkle Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $3-5. DJs spin dark '70s and '80s rock.

Dig Deep Blind Tiger. 9pm, free. With DJ Seven, Oolong, and Efrem.

Discover Ruby Skye. 9pm-3am. Hard house with DJ Ben Doren.

Dream Cloud 9 Motel. 10pm-2am, $5. With DJs Paul Hemming, Jeno, Londen C, Behrouz, and Hector Cardendas.

Dynomite Soul Sacrifice. 10pm-2am. Soul, hip-hop, and deep beat with Cyrus and Jamo.

Electro Rodeo Galaxy Club. 10pm, $3. With Bre Ad, Cybrid, and Joe Rice.

Exotica Glas Kat. 9pm-2am, $10. Go-go dancing with the Men of Exotica and Go-Go Tribe and funk, disco, and house music.

Hump The Stud. 10pm-2am. Dance music from the '70s to present.

Julip 9:30pm. DJ Consuelo and the Soul Searchers spin slow jams, soul, and hip-hop.

Libre Amnesia. 7:30pm, $5. With DJs Chango and Simas.

Neonbeat Arrow. 10pm-2am. Electroclash and synthpop with DJs Feltcher and Oliver Helden.

Oxygen Bar 11pm. With DJ Arrrgg.

Polyphonic 26 Mix. 9pm-2am, free. With DJs Evol and Funky J Vibe.

Psycho-Synthesis Jezebels Joint. 9pm-2am, $5. Breaks, electro, industro, and trance.

Qoöl 111 Minna Gallery. 5-10pm, $5. Pan-techno lounge with DJs Spesh, Gil, Hyper D, and Jondi.

Red Wine Social Dalva, 3121 16th St; 332-5800, ext 211. 10pm-2am, free. With Toph One and Tiki Jim.

Salsa Dance Party Metronome Ballroom. 7-9:30pm, $14. Drop-in salsa classes.

Vitabar Divas, 1081 Polk; 928-6006. 10pm-2am, $5. With mikee and Jada Halston.

WildSeed Baobab. 9:30pm-1:30am, free. Grassroots dance party with DJ Somuchsoul and the African B-Girl Society.

Bay Area

Bliss Oasis, 135 12th St, Oakl; (510) 763-0404. 9pm, $5-7. Deep house.

Heavy Soul Music Radio, 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am, free. With EZ Luv Sound System.

Salsa Caliente Club Fusetti. 10pm. Pete Solis spins salsa and merengue. Salsa lessons at 8pm.

Soulvation Ruby Room. 10pm-2am.

The Venue Bluesville. 9:30pm-2am. Hip-hop, dancehall, and R&B.

thursday 25

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Rory Block Biscuits and Blues. 8:30 and 10:30pm, $15.

Brenda Boykin and Home Cookin' Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $5.

Tanya Donelly, Chris Lee Bimbo's 365 Club. 8pm, $20.

Five for Fighting, Shannon McNally Fillmore. 8pm, $17.50.

Fourth Street Irregulars, Jaffe Blue Lamp. 9:30pm, $3.

Frisky Frolics Rite Spot. 9:30pm, free.

Hard Place, Feelings on Grid, Secret Synthi Eagle Tavern. 9pm, $5.

High on Fire Bottom of the Hill. 9:30pm, $10.

Ledisi with Anibade, DJ IJ Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $7.

Liquid, Swarm, Lifted, Silver Needle Covered Wagon Saloon. 8pm, $6.

Mover, Connextion, William Norman Edwards Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, $5.

People Like Us, Wobbly, Kevin Blechdom Studio Z. 9pm, $10.

Playtonics, Phat Sidy Smokehouse Last Day Saloon. 9pm.

Powerage, DJ Scrapper Tongue and Groove. 8:30pm, $8.

Realistic Bruno's. 9pm.

Rust Belt Music, Lee Simmons, Gabriel Scott Edinburgh Castle. 10pm.

Saves the Day, Pretty Girls Make Graves, Audio Learning Center Slim's. 8pm, $15.

Sixxteens, Prids, Holy Kiss Kimo's. 9pm.

Swing Session Top of the Mark. 8pm, $5.

TX Midnight Radio Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $3.

Jessica Will Band, Kenni, Morning Doves, DJ ran-D's Chill Lounge Voodoo Lounge. 8pm, $5.

Bay Area

Barefoot Hockey Goalie, Towne Dandies, Experimental Dental School Stork Club. 10pm, $6.

Sfunk, Groovement Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $5.

Jazz/new music

Al Marshall Trio Argent Hotel, 50 Third St; 974-6400. 8:30pm.

John Bischoff, Clay Chaplin Luggage Store Gallery. 8-10pm, $6-10.

Cookbook Quartet Cellar. 5:30pm.

Ken Fishler and Dick Fregulia with Ken Plourde Cobalt Tavern, 1707 Powell; 982-8123. 7-11pm.

Davis Gaines Plush Room. 8pm, $30.

Clay Hawkins Caffe Proust, 1801 McAllister; 345-9560. 5-8pm.

Larry Douglas Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

Mike Lipskin and Waldo Carter Moose's. 8pm.

Roderick Louie Carta. 7-10pm.

Michelle Latimer Quartet Canvas. 8-11pm, free.

Jason Myers Houston's, 1800 Montgomery; 392-9280. 6pm.

Kate Pittard Butterfly. 7-10pm.

Robert Stewart and the Jazz Knights Pier 23. 10pm.

Shan Kennar Acoustic Guitar Ensemble Enrico's. 7pm.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8pm.

Tony Saunders' Jazz Trio John's Grill, 63 Ellis; 986-0069. 6:30-10pm.

Top Shelf Jazz Trio House of Shields, 39 New Montgomery; 495-5436. 5:30pm, free.

Vince Lateano Trio Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm, free.

Bay Area

Macy Blackman Downtown. 8pm.

Terry Riley and the All-Stars Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $20.

Via Rio Anna's, 1801 University, Berk; (510) 849-ANNA. 8pm.

Folk/world/country

Azabache, DJ Carlito's Way Elbo Room. 10pm, $7.

Bluegrass and old-time music jam Atlas Cafe. 8-10pm, free.

Nicole McRory Johnny Foley's. 9pm, free.

Tipsy House Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

Forward Kwenda, Erica Azim Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $17.50.

Keni 'El Lebrijano' Albatross Pub, 1822 San Pablo, Berk; (510) THE-BIRD. 9pm.

Dance clubs

Alley Catz The Pendulum. 6pm-2am. A dance club for women featuring hip-hop, funk, and dancehall.

Arabian Nights El Rio. 9pm. Arabian dance music with a performance by Amira.

Big Takeover Storyville. 10pm-2am, $10. Jahyzer and Ted Shred spin dancehall and hip-hop.

Blue Guerrilla Oxygen Bar. 11pm, free. With DJs Cassandra and Moondoggy.

Blueprint Julip. 10pm-2am, free. Future jazz, broken beat, and 2-step with Tom Thump and Tomas.

The Cellar 9pm-2am, $5. House music with rotating DJs and guests.

Cheerleader Union Square Sports Bar, 232 O'Farrell; 398-5665. 10pm-2am, free. Top 40, soul, funk, salsa, and more.

Chikiboom Roccapulco. 9pm-2am, $6. A gay and lesbian Latin music dance party.

d:Code DNA Lounge. 9pm, $5-7. Breaks, electro, drum 'n' bass, and industrial.

Dig on This Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $3. Soul, roots, reggae, and classic hip-hop with Jaybe and guests.

Dirty The Top. 10pm-2am, $5. With DJs Chris Orr and Future Primitive Sound Sessions.

EZLUV Soundsystem An Bodhran, 668 Haight; 431-4724. 10pm-2am, free. With Phonic, Rocket Morton, Vinnie Esparza, and guests from the Groove Merchant.

Faith City Nights. 9:30pm, $10. With residents Blackstone, Ruben Mancias, Jay-R, and Twist.

The Finger Arrow. 10pm-2am. Synthcore, electro-punk, new wave, and more.

Flavour of the Week Laszlo. 8pm-2am. With DJ Rose.

Free Liquid. 10pm-2am, free. With DJs Dmitri, Tee, and Friends.

The Hizzy Hush Hush Lounge. 10pm-2am. Abstract hip-hop, future, electro-soul with DJs Derek B, Lady Base, and guest Carrie Cambell.

KazaBlanka Club Tropi Gala, 358 Ocean; 282-7910. 8pm-2am, $10. Latin fusion Middle Eastern music with DJ Medi and the Arabian Knights Band.

Kit Kat Endup. 10pm-4:30am, $10. International funk.

Magic Show Trapdoor. 9pm, free. With Life, Beni B., and Malachi.

Meow Glas Kat. 10pm-2am, $10. Urban grooves, hip-hop, and R&B with Switch.

Metro Groove Thursdays Bas. 10pm-2am. With DJ Kevin Armstrong.

Nagabeatz Amnesia. 9pm, $5. With DJs Mongrol and Suresh.

Natural Backflip. 9pm, $5. With DJs Bali, Chuck and Roll, Esteban, and Josh.

No Comply Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 9pm, free. With DJs E da boss, Dorso, Scarpa, Cordani, and guests.

1984 Cat Club. 9pm-2am, $5. '80s music.

Passenger Skylark. 9pm-2am, free. Jazz, house, and soul with Paul Craven and Capital A.

popscene 330 Ritch. 10pm-2am, $5. Britpop, indie, new wave, mod, electronic, and '60s soul with Aaron Axelsen and Jeremy.

Reform School The Stud. 10pm-4am. A gay but straight-friendly dance club featuring house music with DJs Jeff Chandler, Spun, Poppa, Discovery, and MonkeyBoy, plus special guests.

Rising An Sibin. 9:30pm-2am, $3. With DJs Brian Hamilton, Paolo, Yedi, Sonda, John Conrad, and Burn 1.

Ruby Skye 9pm-3am. With Groove Armada and DJ Consuelo.

Shake Make-Out Room. 10pm-2am. Rap, soul, funk, and raggae with Shortkut, Derrick D, J-Boogie, Jewels, DJ 0-Dub, DJ Om, PaulyTek, and King One.

Sneaks Buzz 9. 9pm, free. Underground house grooves with b.radley and Sunder.

Soul Kitchen Club Six. 9:30pm-2am, $10.

Spirit Asia SF. 9pm-2am, $6-8. A queer dance night featuring house, hip-hop, and R&B.

Subkulture Venture Frogs, 1000 Van Ness; 409-2550. 9pm-1am. With Zagnut, Dubl-a, Dirty Frank, Fade, and DSP.

Tunnel Top 10pm-2am, free. Funk, dancehall, and hip-hop.

26 Mix "French Press," 7pm, free. International lounge music with Sequin and Citroën. "The Bored Collective," 10pm, $5. Stories and music with various artists, writers, and musicians.

Ultravixens Backflip. 10pm-2am.

What Da Funk Nickie's BBQ. 9pm-2am. DJ Motion Potion spins old-school funk and rare grooves.

Worldwide Lounge Royale. 9:30pm-2am. Music from around the world.

Bay Area

Aural Confection Oasis, 135 12th St, Oakl; (510) 763-0404. 10pm-2am, $3. Deep house with rotating residents.

Beatdown Jupiter. 8-11pm, free. Outdoor DJ dance party with Delon, Yamu, and Add One.

The Breaks Ruby Room. 10pm-2am. Deep grooves, old school hip-hop, and funk.

Hatcha Bison Brewing Company. 9:30pm-2am. Dance music with Ken Q.

Radio Retox Radio, 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am.

Soundboutique Ivy Room. 10pm. With residents Jen, Jacob, and Sean.

friday 26

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Alphabet Soup Bruno's. 10pm, $7.

Bottles and Skulls, Catheters, Down in Flames Bottom of the Hill. 10pm, $7.

Collapso, Experimental Dental School Edinburgh Castle. 10pm.

Cookie Mongoloid, Aces High, Phenomenauts, Koolie Cat, Needs Covered Wagon Saloon. 9pm, $6.

Dennis Quaid and the Sharks Bimbo's 365 Club. 9pm, $20.

Flydaddies Blue Lamp. 9:45pm, $5.

Great Big Sea, Ashleigh Flynn Slim's. 9pm, $14.

High Rollers Kelly's Mission Rock. 6-8:30pm, $5.

Hotbox, Neviah, Angry Amputees Covered Wagon Saloon. 6pm, $3.

I Seen Elvis, Feral Moan Tongue and Groove. 9pm, $10.

Lesser and Blevin Blectum, Ben Piekut The Lab, 2498 16th St; 864-8855. 9pm, $7-10 sliding scale.

Bob Mould Palace of Fine Arts, 3301 Lyon; 567-6642. 8pm, $32.50.

Charlie Musselwhite, Rusty Zinn Biscuits and Blues. 8:30 and 10:30pm, $17.50.

NRBQ, Jono Manson, Jack Grace Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $18. Also Sat/27.

O-Maya, DJ Soulsalaam Elbo Room. 10pm, $7.

Orixa, 40 Watt, Hype, Monkey Voodoo Lounge. 9pm, $7.

LZ Phoenix Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $8.

Powerhouse, Hoods, Enemies Front, Dopesick, Hellcrew Pound-SF. 8pm, $8.

Rene Risque and the Art Lovers, Fancy Sinatras, Tom Jonses Cafe du Nord. 9:30pm, $8.

Shins, Fruitbats, Busy Signals Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $12.

Spoonful of Blues Skip's Tavern. 9pm, free.

Sweet Leaf, 401k Kimo's. 9pm.

Bay Area

Boney James, Donnie Paramount Theater. 8pm, $29.50-42.75.

Double Hot, Sons of Gerlach, People of Earth, Duke Gunner Stork Club. 9:30pm, $5.

Gwen Avery and the Blues Sistahs Dotha's Juke Joint, 1265 Broadway, Oakl; (510) 663-7663. 8 and 10pm, $12.

Platters Kimball's East. 8 and 10pm. Through Sun/28.

Chuck Prophet, Jackpot Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $8.

Rocket Heros, Los Bastardos de Amor, Levelhead, Broke Americans, Balboa Bourbon Street. 8pm.

Salem Lights, Cuts, Flakes Ivy Room. 10pm.

Sol Americano Blakes. 9:30pm, $5.

Swing Session Ashkenaz. 9:30pm, $11.

Ten Ton Chicken Jupiter. 8pm.

Zonk!, Jane4Justice, Helen Chaya iMusicast, 5429 Telegraph, Oakl; (510) 601-1024. 8:30pm, $9.

Jazz/new music

Black Market Jazz Orchestra Top of the Mark. 9pm, $10.

Brad Niven Trio Cobalt Tavern, 1707 Powell; 982-8123. 7-11pm.

Brian Melvin Trio Rubicon, 558 Sacramento; 421-7636. 5-8pm, free.

Charles Unger Experience with Valencia Les Joulins. 8pm.

Phillip Crawford, Steve Fowler Duo Carta. 7:30-11:30pm.

Five Point Plan Butterfly. 9pm.

Davis Gaines Plush Room. 8pm, $30.

Chris Huson Moose's. 8pm.

Frank Jackson Bistro 339, Ramada Inn Hotel, 339 Taylor; 563-8568. 6:30pm.

Mal Sharpe and Big Money in Jazz Enrico's. 7pm.

Nick Porcaro and David Rhoades Caffe Proust, 1801 McAllister; 345-9560. 8-11pm.

Ricardo Scales Argent Hotel, 50 Third St; 974-6400. 8:30pm.

Sonando 850 Cigar Bar. 9pm.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8pm.

Tony Saunders' Jazz Trio John's Grill, 63 Ellis; 986-0069. 6:30-10pm.

Walter Savage Quintet Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm, free. Also Sat/27.

Bay Area

Hideo Date, Anna de Leon and Ellen Hoffman Anna's, 1801 University, Berk; (510) 849-ANNA. 8pm.

Molly Holm La Peña Cultural Center. 8pm, $14.

Kevin Keller Trio Chabot Space and Science Center, Ask Jeeves Planetarium, 10000 Skyline Dr, Oakl; (510) 336-7373. 8pm, $12-15. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

Joshi Marshall Downtown. 8pm.

Keiko Matsui Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $26. Through Sun/28.

Folk/world/country

Backpages Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Big Lou the Accordion Princess and Polka Casserole, Alemrausch Shuhplattlers Schroeder's Cafe, 240 Front; 421-4778. 6-9pm.

Calico String Band Rite Spot. 9:30pm, free.

Funky Beulah Pier 23. 10pm, $5.

Jaka Connecticut Yankee. 10:30pm, $10.

Tipsy House Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

Brooks and Dunn's Neon Circus Shoreline Amphitheatre, 1 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View; (650) 967-3000. 3:30pm, $25-53.25. With Dwight Yoakam, Gary Allan, Trick Pony, Chris Cagle, and Cledus T. Judd.

Crooked Jades Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50.

Dance clubs

Ballroom Dance Party Metronome Ballroom. 9pm-midnight, $9-15. Ballroom-dance lessons.

Baobab Bissap Amnesia. 9:15pm, $5. African beats, dance, and rhythm with DJ Marco.

Candy Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $5. Hip-hop, rock, and new wave with Spin and

Grand T.

Caribbean After Dark Big Heart City. 9pm-3am. Salsa, reggae, dancehall, merengue, calypso, and hip-hop.

Club NV 9:30pm. House and salsa with Greg Lopez, Von, and Tony O.

Club Nzinga El Rio. 9pm, $7. Jose Ruiz spins world beat.

Debaser Jezebels Joint. 9pm-2am, $5. Glam rock and Britpop with DJs Shindog, Tim, Luna, and Bishop.

Deeper House Fuse. 6pm-2am, free. Deep house and disco with DJs David Hawthorn, Nate, and guests.

DJ's Friday The Top. 9pm. With Rasoul and Kwai Le Cheif.

Fag Fridays Endup. 10pm-5:30am, $8. With residents Rolo and Ruben Mancias.

Fake Cat Club. 10pm-3am, $6. Synthpop, new wave, electro, punk, Britpop, hip-hop, and indie.

Firing Blind Tiger. 10pm-2am, $5. Hip hop, soul, house, and classics with Chris Orr and Alex Collins.

Friday Ultra Hour Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 5pm, free. Soul, hip-hop, and R&B with Joker.

Funky Fridays Nickie's BBQ. 9pm, $7. Wisdom and Cyrus spin funk and soul.

Gadabout SF Arrow. 10pm-2am. With Ted Shred.

Glitter Glas Kat. 9:30pm-2am. Soul and deep house.

Hot Pants 26 Mix. 9pm, $3-5. With DJs Wax Chef and Chelsea Star.

Jazz Future Buzz 9. 10pm-2am, $5. Broken beat, downtempo, and nu jazz.

Joypad 111 Minna Gallery. 9pm-2am, $12. With Joypad residents and Minus 8.

Lithium Galia. 8pm-2am, $5, free with costume. House music with DJs Kaspa and Amberlee.

Mediterranean Nights Piyassa Restaurant, 1686 Market; 864-3700. 10pm-2am. Greek, Turkish, French, Arabic, Persian, Spanish, Top 40, and '70s music.

Nikita Ten 15 Folsom. 10pm. $15.

On the Corner Movida Lounge. 9pm-2am, free. Hip-hop, downtempo, dancehall, and more.

Pop An Sibin. 9pm-2am, $5-10. Minimal house and techno pop with Broker/Dealer, Matt Biederman, and guests.

Sexotica Make-Out Room. 10pm, free. Indian, Middle Eastern, and Latin grooves with DJ King Coffin.

Sojurn Rohan. 9pm-1am, free. House and breaks with DJs Ted and Fred.

Square Ruby Skye. 9pm-3am. House music.

Storyville "4 the Love," 7-10pm, free. Classic soul, slow jams, and R&B ballads with Tomas, Consuelo, Rasta Cue Tip, and Wisdom. "True Skool," 10pm-2am, $7-10. Funk, dancehall, and hip-hop classics with Mission and Lunar Heights.

The Stud "Queer Jitterbugs," 6:30-9pm, $10. Swing dancing lessons. "Rise," 9pm-3am. A lesbian dance club.

Super Fluff Skirt Cellar. 9pm-2am, $5. '80s, rock, disco, R&B, and hip-hop.

Sweet Blind Tiger. 10pm-2am, $5. With Norman Stradley and Sherif.

T.R.I.P. DNA Lounge. 10pm-5am, $20. Psytrance and breaks.

Tvs.T Oxygen Bar. 10pm-3am, $5. Downtempo and drum 'n' bass with DJ Pattycakes.

Vinyl Club Six. 9:30pm-4am, $10. Old-school and hip-hop music.

Bay Area

The Cold War Years Radio, 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am.

Funk Fridays Eli's Mile High Club. 10pm-2am. With DJ E-Natural.

HipHop Friday Kip's, 2439 Durant, Berk; (510) 848-4340. 10pm. With hip-hop, R&B, and reggae.

Once in a Blue Moon Cow Palace, 2600 Geneva, Daly City; (415) 469-6065. 7pm-2am. With the Chemical Brothers, Paul Oakenfold, Sasha and Digweed, James Holroyd and Jimmy Van M, David Garcia, Ron Reeser, Joey Mazzola, Gianni, St. John, Armon the Crainchiled, and Rick V.

Ruby Room 10pm-2am. ' 70s and '80s glam rock and pop music.

saturday 27

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Billy Bragg and the Blokes, Black 47 Warfield. 8pm, $25. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

Brass Monkey Orchestra Elbo Room. 10pm, $7.

Chicago Undeground Duo, Jet Black Crayon, Orton Socket Bottom of the Hill. 10pm, $10.

Cracker, Victor Krummenacher, Sound of Urchin Fillmore. 9pm, $21.50.

Crack: We Are Rock, Mickey T. and the Drum Machine Museum The Lab, 2498 16th St; 864-8855. 9pm, $7-10 sliding scale.

Flakes, Bobby Teens, Pram Bat, Pow Wow Voodoo Lounge. 9pm, $6.

Roy Gaines Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $10.

Hotwire Titans Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $3.

Jucifer, Spaceboy, Less Covered Wagon Saloon. 9pm, $7.

Leather Pills, American Trash Edinburgh Castle. 10pm.

Naked Barbies, Jackpot, Bart Davenport El Rio. 10pm, $5.

NRBQ, Jono Manson, Jack Grace Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $18.

Plus Ones, Wolf Colonel, Fenway Park Cafe du Nord. 9:30pm, $7.

Raw Deluxe Bruno's. 10pm, $7.

Reverend Horton Heat, Nashville Pussy, Tiger Army Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $20.

Shane Dwight Blues Band Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $10.

Shizmo, Mits, Chica, Stalker Potential Kimo's. 9pm.

Slippery Hoffman Rite Spot. 9:30pm, free.

Soultree, Bigfoot in Paris Blue Lamp. 9:30pm, $5.

Taos Hum, Ten Ton Chicken, Funky Beulah Tongue and Groove. 9pm, $10.

3rdrail, Thought Crime, Stillife, Facelift, Splyt Pound-SF. 8pm, $8.

Volumen Tempest. 10pm, $5.

Wifey, Monster Importante, Goofball Hotel Utah Saloon. 9pm, $7.

Bay Area

Blink 182, Green Day, Jimmy Eat World Shoreline Amphitheatre, 1 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View; (650) 967-3000. 7:30pm, $35.25.

Bonfire Madigan, Glitter Mini 9, Luster, Mades Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $6.

Dank Man Shank Blakes. 9:30pm, $5.

Dragonlord Bourbon Street. 8pm.

Film School, Places Talk of the Town. 9pm, free.

Jack Killed Kill, Diabolical Exploits, the Eddie Haskells Stork Club. 10pm, $6.

Platters Kimball's East. 8 and 10pm. Through Sun/28.

Tom Armstrong and the Jukebox Cowboys, Bellyachers Ivy Room. 10pm.

Jazz/new music

Al Marshall Trio Argent Hotel, 50 Third St; 974-6400. 8:30pm.

Black Market Jazz Orchestra Top of the Mark. 9pm, $10.

Danubius, Kathryn Nobrega and Peter McDonough Caffe Proust, 1801 McAllister; 345-9560. 5-11pm.

Dick Conte Trio Cobalt Tavern, 1707 Powell; 982-8123. 7:30-11:30pm.

DJ Label and Kaylah Butterfly. 7pm.

Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio Bimbo's 365 Club. 8 and 10:30pm, $20-35.

Davis Gaines Plush Room. 8pm and 10:30pm, $30.

Jeanne Hoffman Moose's. 8pm.

Lab Rats Skip's Tavern. 9pm, free.

Clifford Lamb with Vince Gomez Carta. 7:30pm.

Larry Douglas Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

Nik Phelps and the Sprocket Ensemble Amoeba Music. 2pm, free.

Orquesta d' Soul 850 Cigar Bar. 10pm.

Post Junk Trio Enrico's. 7pm.

Robin Hodes' Apollo Jazz Group Jelly's. 4-8pm.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8pm.

Tony Saunders' Jazz Trio John's Grill, 63 Ellis; 986-0069. 6:30-10pm.

Larry Vuckovich Bistro 339, Ramada Inn Hotel, 339 Taylor; 563-8568. 6:30pm.

Walter Savage Quintet Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm, free.

Bay Area

Danny Caron Downtown. 8pm.

Ducksan Distones, Robin Gregory and Sy Perkhoff Anna's, 1801 University, Berk; (510) 849-ANNA. 8pm.

Bun-Ching Lam Mill's College Concert Hall, 5000 MacArthur Blvd, Oakl; (510) 430-2296. 8pm, $5-10.

Lincoln Street Jazz Brigade Jupiter. 8pm.

Keiko Matsui Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $26. Through Sun/28.

Folk/world/country

Alessandra Belloni Clarion Music Center, 816 Sacramento; 391-1317. 8pm, $15.

Don Carlos, Reggae Angels Slim's. 9pm, $20.

Andrew Freeman Anfield Road, 1434 Lombard; 563-1770. 3:30-5:30pm, free.

Jimbo Trout and the Fish People Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Keylime Pie Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Leni Stern, Will Bernard, Jim Campilongo, Adam Levy Noe Valley Ministry. 7:30pm, $16.

Native Elements Pier 23. 10pm, $5.

Waikiki Steel Works Atlas Cafe. 4-7pm, free.

Bay Area

African Music and Dance Ensemble with Fua Dia Congo Hertz Hall, UC Berkeley, Berk; (510) 642-4864. 8pm, $6-8.

Amandla Poets, Julia Tsitsi Chigamba and Chinyakare Ensemble Ashkenaz. 9pm, $15.

Fito Reynoso's Ritmo y Armonía La Peña Cultural Center. 9:30pm, $10.

Pickpocket Ensemble Albatross Pub, 1822 San Pablo, Berk; (510) THE-BIRD. 9:30pm.

Ginny Reilly, David Maloney Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $19.50.

Dance clubs

Arrow 10pm-2am. Rock 'n' roll with DJ Jeff.

Beat Salad Laszlo. 8pm-2am. With DJ Kenni.

Bohemia Bar 1624 California; 474-6968. 10pm-2am, $10. House, hip-hop, and '80s music with Eddy.

Bottom Heavy The Top. 7pm-10pm. With J Falcone, John Paul, Fiction, Dom Some, and Enzyme. 10pm-2am. U.K. garage and drum 'n' bass with rotating residents.

Blue 111 Minna Gallery. 9pm-2am, $5-10. With Mark E. Quark, DJ Seven, Heath Laqua, DJ Sol, Chipwich, and Smoove.

Cellar 9pm-2am, $5. House, funk, soul, and old-school music.

Cherry Club 238, 238 Columbus; 402-0000. 10pm-4am. With Charlotte the Baroness, Tom Hoch, Greg Eversoul, and DJ Seven.

Club Six 9pm-4am, $6-9. With Lauris Lee and guests DJs Chi Chi and Keebo.

Eklektic Cat Club. 10pm-3am, $10. Drum 'n' bass with residents and guests.

Electrolush Blind Tiger. 10pm-2am, $5. Underground house music with rotating DJs.

Flava Storyville. 10pm, $8-10. Hip-hop with rotating residents.

Fling Bas. 10pm-2am. With the Element crew.

A Gathering of Light San Francisco Concourse Exhibition Center, Seventh St at Brannan; www.gatheringforgood.com. 9pm-3am, $10-15.

Gloss Sno-Drift. 9pm. Deep house.

Ice Backflip. 10pm-2am, $10. House music.

Jive Big Heart City. 10pm-4am. Urban grooves with Daniella, Jerry Ross, Kevin Armstrong, Trevor Mijares, and others.

Liquid Liquid. 9pm-3am, $3. House and techno with Dave Kirkland.

Manuva Social Club Hush Hush Lounge. 9pm, $5. Hip-hop, funk, soul, and dancehall with resident DJs.

Misturada Make-Out Room. 10pm, free. With Vanka and guests.

Off the Hook Border Cantina, 1192 Folsom; 626-6043. 9pm-3am, $5-10. With Derek B, Lady Base, Miss Leema, and Apollo.

Om DNA Lounge. 10pm, $15-20. House, downtempo, 2-step, and breaks.

Open Tables Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 7pm, free. Open turntables for aspiring DJs.

Revolver Nickie's BBQ. 9pm-2am. With Bulletproof DJs and guests.

Royale 10pm-2am, free. With Zatch, DJ Cyruss, and Toph One.

La Rumba Sigue Kelly's Mission Rock. 3:30-8pm, $6. Salsa dance club with DJ Ivette Fuentes.

Sex with Machines Arrow. 10pm. Electro, hip-hop, disco, and new wave with DJ Jeffrodeeziack.

Sister 26 Mix. 10pm, $5. House, breaks, funk, and more with DJ XJS, Linzee, DJ Sparkle, and Julie Drazen.

Soul-phisticated Rohan. 9pm-1am, free. DJ Choe spins hip-hop, funk, reggae, and rare groove.

Sound Factory 9:30-10:30pm. Happy hour.

Strawberry Endup. 10pm-4am, $10. Hip-hop with Kuttin Kandi, J-Boogie, DJ Black, and Toph One.

Sugar The Stud. 9pm.

Supastar Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $5. With local DJs.

Swing Dance Party Metronome Ballroom. 9pm-midnight, $9-15. Swing dance lessons and dance party.

Texture Glas Kat. 9:30pm-3:30am. House, classic soul, urban grooves, and '70s and '80s retro funk with residents.

Undertoe Julip. 9:30pm. With L. Ron Hubba Hubba and DJ Darren.

Universe Club Townsend. 9:30pm-7am, $14. A gay themed dance club.

Voluptuous Vibes The Phoenix, 811 Valencia; 695-1811. 10pm. Funky house, breaks, and hip-hop with DJ Amberlee and guests.

Bay Area

Fusetti's Saturday Night Club Fusetti. 10pm.

Radio 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am. '70s and '80s glam, rock, and pop.

The Reagan Years Ruby Room. 10pm-2am. '80s music.

sunday 28

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Dishwalla, Uninvited Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $12.

Elephino, Len Patterson Trio Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $4.

Erase Errata, Quails Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $5.

Ethereality, Mango Kingz Voodoo Lounge. 8pm, $6.

Habit of Mine, Leslie Gage, Kindness Bottom of the Hill. 5:30pm, $6.

'Invitational Blues Jam' Blue Lamp. 9pm, free. With Kentucky Slim.

Leftover Crack, Shut the Fuck up, Deadfall Covered Wagon Saloon. 8pm, $6.

Lizzie Borden, Sparrow's Point Pound-SF. 8pm, $15.

'Local Blues Spotlight' Biscuits and Blues. 8:30pm, $5.

John O'Brien's Highdivers, David Hopkins Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, $5.

Mesh Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

NOFX, Rancid, US Bombs, Real McKenzies Slim's. 8pm, $17.50. Through Tues/30.

Red Thread, Bingo, Places Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, $6.

Rhythm City Pier 23. 5-9pm, $5.

Brittany Safranek Canvas. 7pm, free.

Zipnada Edinburgh Castle. 10pm.

Bay Area

Platters Kimball's East. 5 and 8pm.

Phil Boyd Studge, Ing, Fleeting Trance Blakes. 9:30pm, $5. Music in Schools Today benefit.

Zap Bourbon Street. 4pm, free.

Jazz/new music

C.J. Raeven Borosque, Eric Glick Rieman Studio 6, Musician Union Hall; 116 Ninth St. 905-4425. 7:30pm, $8-10.

Bill 'Doc' Webster Band Les Joulins. 8pm.

Walter Earl Enrico's. 7pm.

Ezra Gale Quartet Albion, 3139 16th St; 552-8558. 6pm.

Mike Greensill and friends Moose's. 7:30pm.

Jeanne Hoffman Moose's. 12:30pm.

Noel Jewkes Quartet Bistro 339, Ramada Inn Hotel; 563-8568. 5pm.

Jason Myers Trio Houston's, 1800 Montgomery; 392-9280. 6pm.

Love Motel Jazz Quintet Rasselas Jazz Club. 6pm.

Pilar Plush Room. 7:30pm, $20.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 8pm, $5.

Tony Saunders' Jazz Trio John's Grill, 63 Ellis; 986-0069. 6:30-10pm.

Bay Area

Christy Dana Jazz Quartet Anna's, 1801 University, Berk; (510) 849-ANNA. 8pm.

Cobra, Brown Bunny Ensemble The Lab, 2498 16th St; 864-8855. 8pm, $7-10 sliding scale. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

Larry De La Cruz, Anton Schwartz Quartet Jazzschool, 2087 Addison, Berk; (510) 845-5373. 4:30pm, $6-12.

The Lost Trio Cato's Ale House. 6-9pm, free.

Keiko Matsui Yoshi's. 2 and 8pm, $5-26.

Ned Boynton Combo Downtown. 8pm.

'Sunday Jazz Jam Session' Bluesville, 131 Broadway, Oakl (510) 893-6215. 7pm.

Folk/world/country

Arte y Compás Timo's Restaurant, 842 Valencia; 647-0558. 7:30 and 9pm. Traditional music and dance from Andalucia, Southern Spain.

Axe Bruno's. 9pm, $5.

The David Thom Band The Music Store, 66 West Portal; 664-2044. 3-5pm, free.

Andrew Freeman and Kenni Anfield Road, 1434 Lombard; 563-1770. 7-9pm, free.

Mazacote El Rio. 4-8pm, $8.

Tony McMahon Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

'San Francisco Festival of the Mandolins 2002' Slavonic Cultural Center, 60 Onondaga; (510) 649-0941. 2:30-8pm, $10.

Seisiún Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Turtle Island String Quartet Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness; 392-4400. 2pm, $6-14.

Bay Area

Tony Marcus, Patrice Haan Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50.

Surco Nuevo Ashkenaz. 4-8pm, $10.

Dance clubs

Brainwash 5-8pm. Turtle spins drum 'n' bass.

Broadway Studios 9pm. Argentine tango. Dance lesson at 7pm.

Club Compression Cellar. 9pm-2am, $5. Drum 'n' bass with residents and guests.

Club Havana Jelly's. 4pm, $7. Latin music with DJ Ivette Fuentes and guest Eric Rangel y su Orquestra America.

Club KY Amnesia. 8:30pm. With DJs Spike and Mike.

The Depths Charlies, 1838 Union; 474-3773. 9pm-2am, free. Deep downtempo, left-field breaks, and drum 'n' bass.

Devotion Endup. 8pm, $10. House music with DJ Ruben Mancias.

Dub Mission Elbo Room. 9pm-2am, $5. With DJs Sep and Ludichris.

For Those Who Know An Sibin. 9pm-2am, $3. Underground hip-hop, funk, soul, and breaks.

Gameshow Tongue and Groove. 9pm-2am, $5. Soul, hip-hop, funk, and R&B with DJ Nu-Mark, DJ Design, and DJ LadyBase.

Hot Hair Care Galaxy Club. 9pm-2am, $3. With DJs Bre-Ad, Actual Jakshun, and Latex.

Juke Joint Julip. 9pm–2am, free. With Toph One.

Luscious Liquid. 10pm-2am. Deep tribal, hard progressive, and house with Dharma, Unity, Origin, and guest DJs.

Mad Dog in the Fog 4pm. Downtempo with John Webb.

Mongolian Disco Tongue and Groove. 7pm, $15. Live DJ music.

Oxygen Bar 9-11pm, free. With DJ James Dub.

Pleasuredome Club Townsend. 9pm-6am, $15. With Neil Lewis and Jeff Johnson.

Pop Laszlo. 9pm-2am, free. DJs and/or live electronic music.

Rebirth 330 Ritch. 10pm. Soul and hip-hop with Henry, Joe Quixx, Kevvy Kev, and Will.

Reggae Sundaze Nickie's BBQ. 9pm-2am, $5. Reggae music spun by DJ Ras David I.

Salamat Sundays Club Tropi Gala, 358 Ocean; 282-7910. 9pm-2am, $12. Latin fusion Middle Eastern music with DJ Medi and the Arabian Knights Band.

Salsa Dance Party Metronome Ballroom. 6:30-8pm, $6-12. Salsa lessons and dance party.

Second Sunday Kelly's Mission Rock. noon-10pm. With Jeno, Norman Stradley, Ellen Ferrato, M3, Julius Papp, Sen-Sei, David Coleman, and others.

Selector Sundays Blind Tiger. 9pm-2am, $5. With the Unsung Heroes.

Spundae Ten 15 Folsom. 9pm-6am, $5. With rotating DJs and special guests.

Storytelling Night Odeon Bar. 7pm-2am. Hosted by Jerico Reese.

The Stud "Planet Big," 5-10pm. A club for big men and their admirers. "S.U.K.," 10pm-2am. With DJs Dangerous Dan and Shifty Paul.

Sunday School Sno-Drift. 8pm-4am, $10. House and downtempo with residents.

Sunday T-Dance Endup. 6am-8pm. House music with rotating residents.

Therapy Skylark. 9pm-2am, free. With DJs Maurice and Efrem.

Volume Storyville. 10pm-2am. Hip-hop, soul, classics, and dancehall with D-Sharp, Megablack, Ball-D, Marc Stretch, and Malachi.

Bay Area

Mayhem Down Low Lounge. 9pm, $5. With Reaktor, Smudge, DJ Freya, and MC Mac.

The Mercy Seat Ruby Room. 10pm-2am.

Mystery Night Radio, 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am.

Oakland Reggae Eli's Mile High Club. 10pm-2am. With Namane and Rolo 1-3.

Summer Sundays Club Fusetti. 10pm. World beat and house music.

monday 29

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Iced Earth, In Flames, Jag Panzer Great American Music Hall. 7:30pm, $21.

James Faifua and the Jukes Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $3.

Grace, Sleeper, Low Rise, Walkups Tongue and Groove. 5:30pm, $8.

Loquat, Peace Harbor Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, $6.

'Monday Night Hoot' Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $5. With Eric Shea.

NOFX, Rancid, Distillers, Real McKenzies Slim's. 8pm, $17.50. Through Tues/30.

Russell Brothers Biscuits and Blues. 8:30pm, $5.

Bay Area

Andalusia, Prids, Grrrl Monster Stork Club. 9pm, $5.

Blink 182, Green Day, Jimmy Eat World Oakland Arena, 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakl; (510) 762-2277. 7pm, $35.25.

The Steve Gannon Band, Mz. Dee Blakes. 9:30pm, $4.

Jazz/new music

Bishop Norman Williams Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

Contemporary Jazz Orchestra Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm, free.

Dr. Abacus Rite Spot. 9pm, free.

Kevin Gibbs and Ruth Davies Moose's. 8pm.

Hotter Than That Club Deluxe. 6:30-9:30pm.

Live jazz Voodoo Lounge. 8pm, free.

'Made for the Movies: A Hollywood Songbook' Plush Room. 8pm. With Eric Comstock, Bill Henderson, and Dena DeRose.

Jenna Mammina Enrico's. 7pm.

Jason Myers Trio Houston's, 1800 Montgomery; 392-9280. 6pm.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 8pm, $5.

Tony Saunders' Jazz Trio John's Grill, 63 Ellis; 986-0069. 6:30-10pm.

Bay Area

Larry Ochs Sax and Drumming Core, What We Live Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $8-10. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

Renegade Sidemen Anna's, 1801 University, Berk; (510) 849-ANNA. 8pm.

Folk/world/country

'Acoustic Open Mic' Anfield Road, 1434 Lombard; 563-1770. 7-10pm, free. With Andrew Freeman.

Bay Area

Dance clubs

Bourbon and Blue Jeans Arrow. 10pm-2am. Country soaked rock 'n' roll with DJs Ashley and Meagan.

Cellar 9pm-2am, $5. Downtempo with resident DJs and guests.

Cherry Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $3. With Elitria and Betty spinning ambient grooves and beats.

Club Dread Justice League. 10pm, $10. Reggae and dancehall.

Grateful Dead Jams Nickie's BBQ. 9pm-2am. Dark Star Dan plays rare Grateful Dead tracks.

Halflife An Sibin. 9pm-2am. XJS, Zigmund Void, and Kryptyk spin drum 'n' bass.

Joy Liquid. 8pm-2am, $2. Progressive house.

Lo-key Lounge Charlies, 1838 Union; 474-3773. 9pm-2am. Deep house and disco breaks spun by rotating DJs.

Main Ingredient Julip. 9:30pm. With DJ Wisdom and JayBee.

Milkshake Mondays Sno-Drift. 10pm-2am, $5. With Travis.

A Night with Fecal Face Amnesia. 8pm. With local DJs and local artists.

Our Gang Cellar. 9:30pm-1am, $3. Downtempo, funky breaks, jazzy drum 'n' bass, and hip-hop.

Redwood Room 8pm-midnight. Jazz with Consuelo Kevin.

Rhythm Riot Tunnel Top. 9pm-1am, free. Afro-beat, rocksteady, rare grooves, and ska with AM Radio and Stellar Trax.

Retrofit Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 9pm, free. With Miss Dress.

Risqué Curve, 747 Third St; 896-2286. 9pm-2am, free. Soulful house, old-school, and beats with DJs Chris Dadzitis and Zaxxon.

Self-Serve DJ Nite and Music Appreciation Society Odeon Bar. 7pm-2am, free. Open turntables.

Sex in Zero Gravity Border Cantina, 1192 Folsom; 820-4876. 10pm-2am, $5. Techno Funk and house music with James D and Eli B.

Sixth Element Hush Hush Lounge. 9pm-2am, $3. Electro, tech-house, drum 'n' bass, and trance.

The Stud 6:30-9pm, $10. Queer Lindy hop Lessons. 10pm. Funk and deep house.

Tranquility Base 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, free. With DF Tram and Jonas Judd.

Vroom El Rio. 8pm-midnight, free. Punk, funk, and soul.

Bay Area

Mystery Night Ruby Room. 10pm-2am.

Underground Lounge Radio, 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am. Psycho '60s and porno '70s.

tuesday 30

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Brendan Benson and the Wellford Boys, Maxwell Horse, Bunkbed Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $7.

Guy Davis Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $7.50.

'Fat Times' Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $5. With Felonious and guests, Prego and Zest.

Fucking Champs, Lachrymator, Ludicra Covered Wagon Saloon. 9pm, $7.

Jessie Jane Hemlock Tavern. 9pm, free.

Kentucky Slim Blue Lamp. 9:30pm, free.

Max Lange Attack, Elephone, Gimbo Tongue and Groove. 9pm, free.

NOFX, Rancid, Distillers, Real McKenzies Slim's. 8pm, $17.50.

Oscar Myers' Bluesbeat Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $3.

Slings Rite Spot. 9:30pm, free.

Slippery Hoffman, Chazz Chats, Dean Del Ray Hotel Utah Saloon. 8pm, $5.

Stand Up Bruno's. 9pm, $5.

Swing Session Broadway Studios. 9:15pm, $10.

Bay Area

Discohesive Blakes. 9:30pm, $3.

Etienne de Rocher Jupiter. 8pm.

Jazz/new music

Collective West Jazz Orchestra Cellar at Johnny Foley's. 9pm, $3.

Farris Smith and Larry Douglas Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

Fred Ross Project Starlight Room. 8pm.

Carla Helmbrecht with Peter Horvath Top of the Mark. 8pm, $5.

Jeanne Hoffman Moose's. 8pm.

The Hot Club of San Francisco Enrico's. 7pm.

Chris Kilday and Les Fleurs du Mal Caffe Proust, 1801 McAllister; 345-9560. 7-10pm.

'Made for the Movies: A Hollywood Songbook' Plush Room. 8pm. With Eric Comstock, Bill Henderson, and Dena DeRose.

Jeff Massanari Trio Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm, free.

Sami Kaneda Butterfly. 7-10pm.

Roderick Louie Carta. 7-10pm.

Jason Myers Trio Houston's, 1800 Montgomery; 392-9280. 6pm.

Tony Saunders' Jazz Trio John's Grill, 63 Ellis; 986-0069. 6:30-10pm.

Bay Area

Jason Martineau/David Sayen Jazz Duo Anna's, 1801 University, Berk; (510) 849-ANNA. 8pm.

316 Garnet, Cordal Gratin, Carol Genetti 21 Grand, 449 B 23rd St, Oakl; (510) 451-9446. 8:30pm, $6-10 sliding scale.

Paula West and the Ken Muir Trio Yoshi's. 6:30-9:30pm, $50. Center for AIDS Services Benefit.

Folk/world/country

Atlan, Kate Rusby Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $25. Also Wed/1.

Nobody from Ipanema Elbo Room. 10pm, $6.

Seisiún Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Jennifer Yax Ireland's 32. 9pm, free.

Bay Area

Cajun Coyotes Ashkenaz. 8pm, $8.

Starry Plough Open Mic Starry Plough. 8pm, free.

Dance clubs

Arrow 10pm-2am. Punk rock with DJ Dwight and Eyepatch Guy.

Asia Africa Arabia Nickie's BBQ. 9pm-2am. DJ Cheb I Sabbah spins a blend of international music.

Ay Karamba! Glas Kat. 9:30pm-2am, $8. Salsa lessons.

Broadway Studios 7-9pm. Swing dancing lessons.

Curve 747 Third; 896-2286. 10pm-2am, free. Soulful grooves and flashbacks with DJs Kevvy Kev, Malachi, and Ball D.

Development AsiaSF. 10pm. Reference, Raygun, and Mykul Crane spin breakbeat and house.

Eighteenth Street Lounge Ruby Skye. 9pm, $12. With Ursula 1000 and Nicola Conte.

EZ Music for Hard Times Club Deluxe. 10pm. With DJs Brian Cox, Power Lounger, and guests.

Fellowship of Insects 9pm, free. With Dr. Friendly and Seofon.

Fuck Tuesdays Backflip. 10pm-2am. '80s music, soul, breakbeat, and hip-hop.

Hot Pink Voodoo Lounge. 10pm, $5. With DJ Chuck.

Illumiere Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $10. DJs, dancing, and performance art.

Impulse An Sibin. 10pm-2am. Techno with rotating residents.

Jazz Party Soul Club Cellar. 9pm-2am. Jazz party with Logic Trio and Soul Club with DJ English Steve.

Mayonnaise Skylark. 9pm, free. House music with special guests.

Soul City Make-Out Room. 9:30pm, $5. Deep house with the Smartbeat Sound System and guests.

TelesKopiQ 26 Mix. 10pm, free. Hip-hop, freestyle rhyming, and turntablism.

T.K.O. Hush Hush Lounge. 9pm-2am, $3. Hip-hop with DJs Charlie Bucket, Kaution, Ocir, Halo 1, and Able.

TrannyShack The Stud. 10pm-3am. A drag show with hostess Heklina.

Underground Communication Dalva, 3121 16th St; 252-7740. 10pm-2am, free. Funk, soul, and dub with Vinnie Esparza, Jonny Deeper, and Asti Spumanti.

Vinyl Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $3. Hip-hop, funk, and soul with Jaybe.

Bay Area

Bounce Rock Skate Bluesville. 10pm, $5. With Bay Area DJs and special guests.

Club Purgatory Club Muse. 9pm-2am, $5. DJ Caine spins European dance, industrial, and electronic music.

Daydream Nation Ruby Room. 10pm-2am. Indie, Britpop, Shoegazer, and trip-hop.

Good Times Radio, 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am. With Kitty and Sean spinning '70s pop, funk-rock, and more.

Posh Down Low Lounge. 9:30pm-2am. Downtempo, disco breaks, drum 'n' bass, and deep house.

RawSugar Oasis, 135 12th St, Oakl; (510) 763-0404. 9pm. Drum 'n' bass and breakbeats.

Smooth Grooves Club Fusetti. 9pm. Hip-hop and R&B with Phiness and Qwest.