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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.

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Accomplices, Shanty Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $3.

Blue Eyed Devils Blues Boogie and Ragtime Band Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $7.50.

Blue Reptiles Blue Lamp. 9:30pm, $3.

Buckwheat Zydeco, Animal Liberation Orchestra Justice League. 8:30pm, $15.

Continuous Wave, Habit of Mine Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $3.

Dale Watson and the Lone Stars Elbo Room. 9pm, $10.

Doves, Elbow Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $18.

Bill Dunn Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 9pm.

Head to Wall, Alien Love Syndrome, Charmless, Fenway Park Tongue and Groove. 8:30pm, $6.

Eugene Huggins Saloon. 9:30pm.

Ledisi Rasselas Jazz (California). 9pm.

Luce, Fingers Slim's. 8pm, $10.

A Major Tornado, Playtonics Red Devil Lounge. 8pm, $5. Divabands Showcase.

Pretty Girls Make Graves, Your Enemies' Friends, Cast of Thousands Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $7.

Tom Huebner Band, Don Gallardo and the Station, Sharon Bousquet Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, $5.

Will Bernard and Motherbug Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $6.

Bay Area

Autopunch, Substitutes Blakes. 9:30pm, $6.

Jazz/new music

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

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

BJ Papa Trio Cobalt Tavern, 1707 Powell; 982-8123. 7pm.

James Williams Trio Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm, free.

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

Rite Spot All Stars Rite Spot. 8:30pm, free.

Eric Shifrin and the In Crowd Enrico's. 7pm.

Tom Wopat Plush Room. 8pm, $30.

Bay Area

Christopher Gamper Trio Cato's Ale House. 6-9pm, free.

Mitch Marcus Quintet Jupiter. 8pm.

Curtis Stigers with Larry Goldings and Jeff Hamilton Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $16.


Vince McCormack Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Dance clubs

Afterwards Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. House music with Danny and Gabriel.

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

Axis Kimo's. 9pm. With Essarem, Pearl, Tim-E, and 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.

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

Bumpin' Hustle Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $3. Rare groove with DJ Vinny.

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.

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.

Echolocation Oxygen Bar. 10pm, donations. With Anon, Miguel, OST, and visuals by Girlie8.

Electro Rodeo Galaxy Club. 10pm, $3. With Joe Rice and Professor Smith.

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

Ghett Down! 26 Mix. 10pm-2am. House and funky breaks by Space Lounge and Space Cowboys.

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.

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

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

Paycheck Make-Out Room. 8pm, $6, free after 9pm. With DJs Tonopah Slim, Nick Tangbeer, Teenage Rob and the Professor; special performance by Josh Ritter and Dale Duncan. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

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.

Sexus Edinburgh Castle. 10pm-2am, free. Post-disco dance club.

Skank Jezebels Joint. 10pm-2am, free. Indie, alt rock, punk, and psychobilly.

Skylark 9pm, free. Funk and old soul with DJ Kyle.

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.

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Boom Theory, Vocal Disorder Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, $5.

Carmen Getit Band Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $7.50.

Cuts, Mover and the Sisters, Connexion Bottom of the Hill. 9:30pm, $7.

Fields of Gaffney Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $4.

Steve Freund Saloon. 9:30pm.

Get Up Kids Fillmore. 9pm, $16.50.

High on Fire, Mastodon, Nigel Peppercock Justice League. 9:30pm, $10. See Critic's Choice.

Robert Hollywood Rasselas Jazz (California). 9pm.

In Rare Form, Salty Dish Red Devil Lounge. 8pm.

Jethro Tull, Young Dubliners Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. $36.75-49.75.

Junior Brown, Jim Lauderdale Slim's. 8pm, $22.

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

Lost Goat, Dirty Power, the Hitch Eagle Tavern. 9pm, $5.

LZPhoenix Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $5.

Ouroboros, Flow Motion Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $5.

Powderfinger, Daysleeper Bimbo's 365 Club. 9pm, $13.

Replicator, Vaz Kimo's. 9pm.

Stonedays, Patrick Simms Voodoo Lounge. 8pm, $5.

Tainted Love Tongue and Groove. 10pm, $10.

Tiny Bird Mouth, Saint of Killers, Radar Edinburgh Castle. 10pm.

Bay Area

Dave Gleason's Wasted Days, Cowlicks, Arbuckle Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $5.

Jazz/new music

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

Axe Black Cat. 8pm.

Lee Bloom Chez Spencer, 82 14th St; 864-2191. 7-9pm.

Caliente 2002 Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 9pm.

Cecil Wells Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

Cookbook Quartet Cellar. 5:30pm.

Dick Fregulia/Vince Gomez Jazz Duo Cobalt Tavern, 1707 Powell; 982-8123. 7pm.

James Williams Quartet Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm, free.

Shan Kenner Enrico's. 7pm.

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

Roderick Louie Carta. 7-10pm.

Stellar Gas Jets Rite Spot. 9:30pm, free.

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

Tom Wopat Plush Room. 8pm, $30.

Ian Yeager, Alan Imberg Luggage Store Gallery. 8pm, $6-10.

Bay Area

Brenda Boykin Berkeley BART Plaza, Shattuck at Center, Berk; (510) 549-2230. Noon, free.

Isaac Delgado Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $20. Through Sun/9.

Mimi Fox Solo Guitar Downtown. 8pm.

Tom Babbitt Trio Paragon Bar and Grill. 9pm, free.


Roberto Forte, Sylvie Braitman, Cem Duruöz Main Post Chapel, 130 Fisher Loop, Presidio; 933-6053. 3pm, $15-20.

Nicole McRory Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Ritmo y Armonia, DJ Carlito's Way Elbo Room. 10pm, $7.

Bay Area

Spencer Bohren Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50.

Keni 'El Lebrijano' Albatross Pub, 1822 San Pablo, Berk; (510) 843-2473. 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.

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

Built for Speed Galaxy Club. 9pm. Rock, '80s, punk, and heavy metal.

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.

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

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

Eklektic/Hektik Club Caliente. 9pm-2am, call for price. Genome's birthday party.

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, $5. Abstract hip-hop, future, electro-soul with DJs Derek B, Lady Base, and guest Vin Sol.

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.

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

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

n:Code DNA Lounge. 9pm, $5. With Richard Summerhayes, Amber, Forest Green, Shane, Ritter Gluck, Kryon_5, and performances by Romani Urban Tribal Bellydance and Dealan-Dé Fire Performers.

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

No Comply Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 9pm, free. Progressive hip-hop.

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.

Rebel Girl 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, $5. "Girl Sounds" with DJs China G and Wax Chef.

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

Retinal Club Galia. 9:30pm-2am. With Kill the Robots and DJ Sep.

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

Shake Make-Out Room. 10pm-2am. Rap, soul, funk, and reggae 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. 9pm-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.

Synthesis Jezebels Joint. 10pm-2am. Synth pop, nu wave, old wave, and no wave with John and DeeJay.

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

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.

Blakes 9:30pm, $5. Electronica with Ascension.

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

Mondo Exotique Talk of the Town. 9pm-2am. With live DJs, exotic dance troupes, and performance art.

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

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

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Amscray, Polyrhythm Edinburgh Castle. 10pm.

Jackie Payne Edmundson Rasselas Jazz (California). 9pm.

The Get Up Kids Fillmore. 9pm, $16.50.

Good Riddance, Grade, Strike Anywhere Slim's. 9pm, $12.

The Hitch, Totimoshi, Hillbilly Devilspeak, Scurvy Dogs Kimo's. 9pm.

Jerry Joseph and the Jack Mormons, Mike Metz Band Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $10.

Johnny Nitro and the Door Slammers Saloon. 9:30pm.

Alvin Johnson Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore) 6pm.

Josh Fix and the Furious Force, Jus Cuz, PC Munoz and the Amen Corner Voodoo Lounge. 9pm, $6.

Junior Brown, Jim Lauderdale Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $22.

Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $8.

Leper Sex Killer on the Loose Covered Wagon Saloon. 6pm, $3.

Living Daylights, Len Patterson Trio, Will Bernard, DJ Tobiwan Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $12.

Luna, Sonic Boom Bimbo's 365 Club. 9pm, $18. Also Sat/8. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

Muffuletta, Soultree Blue Lamp. 9pm, $5.

Nads Parkside. 9pm.

Notorious! Red Devil Lounge. 8pm.

Savoy Brown Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $15.

Shady Lady Kelly's Mission Rock. 6-8:30pm, free.

Six Eye Columbia, Pony Boy, Embers Hotel Utah Saloon. 9pm, $7.

Six Feet Under, Skinless, Sworn Enemy Pound-SF. 8pm.

Starflyer 59, Denali, Prom Bottom of the Hill. 10pm, $8.

Tony Perez and Second Hand Smoke Saloon. 4-8pm.

Waycross Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Zonk, Pawray Club Galia. 8pm, $8.

Bay Area

'Deus est Machina (God is Machine)' 21 Grand, 449B 23rd St, Oakl; (510) 444-7263. With Nice Disc and Sleeping.

Kevin Beadles Band, Sputnik, Andrew Poisoner Port Lite. 9pm, $5.

Nightfire Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $6.

Red Meat Talk of the Town. 10pm, free.

Stung Blakes. 9:30pm, $5.

Jazz/new music

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

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

Broun Fellinis Black Cat. 8pm.

Crater Connecticut Yankee, 100 Connecticut; 552-4440. 10:30pm, $10.

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

Chris Huson Moose's. 8pm.

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

Mingus Amungus, DJ DNA Dan Elbo Room. 10pm, $7.

Music of Bud Powell, Mark Wright/Graham Bruce Quintet Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm, free.

Valerie Quevedo and Larry Vuckovich Bistro 339, Ramada Union Square Hotel, 339 Taylor; 563-8569. 6:30pm.

Roberto Rite Spot. 9pm, free.

David Widelock Simple Pleasures Cafe. 8pm, free.

Tom Wopat Plush Room. 8pm, $30.

Bay Area

Charlie McCarthy Quartet Sanchez Concert Hall. 7:30pm, $8-10.

Isaac Delgado Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $24. Through Sun/9.

Ben Marcado Downtown. 8pm.

Sardonics Jupiter. 8pm.


Backpages Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Caribbean Allstars Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 9pm.

'First Fridays with Katharine Chase' Dolores Park Cafe, 501 Dolores; 621-2936. 7:30, free.

Israel Vibrations Justice League. 9pm, $25.

RebbeSoul and the Power Percussion Trio Clarion Music Center, 816 Sacramento; 391-1317. 8pm, $15.

Bay Area

Cat and Jammers Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $17.50.

Dance clubs

Brass Tax Amnesia. 9pm, $3. House, breaks, and eclectic beats with DK, Fred Funk, Gerry Hatrick, Seijiro, and Willyplum.

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

Grand T.

Chula The Stud. 9pm-3am. Dance party for women.

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.

Crouching Tiger Space 550. 10pm, $10-12. With Jon P and DJ Chago.

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

DJ's Friday The Top. 9pm.

Dot:02 Galaxy Club. 7-10pm, donations. With DJs Paz38 and Monte Carlo, and a mixed-media art exhibition by Joel Dugan, Romanowski, and Rogelio Martinez.

ˇEschucha! Julip. 9:30pm, free. Afro-Latin beats, world funk, rare grooves with Infiniti, Cool Chris, Asti Spumanti, and Tom Thump.

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.

Fiendish Jezebels Joint. 10pm-2am. Dark pop, death disco, and cyber rock with Pimprock and Rodent.

Fridays at Ten15 1015 Folsom. 9:30pm-6am, $20, free before 10:15pm. With Joey Beltram, Sen-Sei, David Coleman, and others.

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.

Hai Karate Hush Hush Lounge. 9pm-2am, $5. With Neel N. Kizmiaz and Claire Ahll.

Hemisphere Lingba Lounge, 1469 18th St; 355-0001. 10pm-2am, free. Drum 'n' bass with Freya, Zigmund Void, Sifu, Audio Angel, Shannon, and Frogger.

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

Kinkyfunk Club Six. 9:30pm-4am, $10. With DJ Sean Cusick.

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

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

Oxygen 111 Minna Gallery. 9pm, $12. House music with Franky Boissy and Julois Papp.

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

Pow! A Cocktail Lounge "Friday Ultra-Hour," 5pm, free. Soul, hip-hop, and R&B with Joker. "Star 69," 9pm, $5. House music with DJ Solar, Chandler, and Monkey Boy.

Sedated Grooves Oxygen Bar. 9pm-3am, free. With Erik Bartells and David Agrell.

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

Skylark 9:30pm, free. Downtempo and 2-step with Super David.

Sojurn RoHan Lounge. 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 Triplex, Spair, and Sake One.

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

Sunset Beacon Crew Amoeba Music. 6pm, free.

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

Varience 26 Mix. 10pm, $5. House, drum 'n' bass, and downtempo.

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.

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

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Amazing Embarrassonics El Rio. 10pm, $7.

Andrew W.K., Casualties, Used Slim's. 9pm, $13-15.

Bitesize, Love Is Chemicals Kimo's. 9pm.

Café R&B Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $10.

Calamity and Main, Bootcuts, Erika Bauer Hotel Utah Saloon. 9pm, $7.

Call and Response, VHS or Beta, I Am the World Trade Center Bottom of the Hill. 10pm, $8.

Daniel Castro Saloon. 9:30pm.

Dee Dee Ramone, Lewd, Hellfire Choir, Barbee Killed Kenn Pound-SF. 8pm, $12. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

Bill Dunn Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 6pm.

Egon, Fear of Math, Lower 48 Club Galia. 9pm, $7.

Essence, Noelle Hampton, Liz Anah Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $12.

Fetish, Dysarranged, Power Punk Tempest. 9:30pm, $5.

Fleeting Trance House of Shields, 39 New Montgomery; 495-5436. 9pm, free.

Green with Andrea Prichett, Root and Shelley Doty, Judea Eden, Kindness, Orquesta D' Soul, Shawna Virago and the Deadly Nightshade Family, Laura Chandler Band, Woodyz El Rio. 3-8pm, $8-20 sliding scale. A benefit for the Dyke March.

Guitar Shorty Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $12.50.

Heiroglyphics with Del tha Funky Homosapien, Souls of Mischief, Casual, Pep Love Fillmore. 9pm, $25.

Lean, Slender, Fast to the Center Voodoo Lounge. 9pm, $6.

Little Johnny and the Giants Blue Lamp. 9:30pm, $5.

Luna, Sonic Boom Bimbo's 365 Club. 9pm, $18. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

Los Mocosos, Slaptones, Genitallica Justice League. 8:30pm, $12.

Munkafust Red Devil Lounge. 8pm.

Red Planet, Applicators, Hotbox, Teenage, Harlets, Subtractions Covered Wagon Saloon. 8pm, $8.

Salem Lights, Moore Brothers, Michael Thierieau Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $7.

Shut-Ins, Rusty Evans and Ring of Fire Parkside. 10pm.

Medusa and Feline Science, Ovarian Trolley, Gigi Otalvaro Hermillosa Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Forum, 701 Mission; 978-ARTS. 8pm, $11-15. A benefit show for the Luggage Store's eighth annual "In the Street Theater Festival."

Tainted Love Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $10.

Ten Mile Tide, Royal Bliss, Second Set Tongue and Groove. 8pm, $9.

Ticket to Ride Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Dave Workman Saloon. 4-8pm.

Bay Area

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

'East Bay Rocks' Shattuck Down Low. 7pm, $10. With Beth Champion, Upsidedown and Backwards, and Cold Turkey; proceeds benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Gomer Hendricks, Bridgeburners, Mulabaka Port Lite. 9pm, $5.

Mark Growden's Prosthetic Piñata, Spore Attic, Bass Line Dada Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $6.

Night Watchman, Damond Moody Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Red Bennies, Birdsaw, Deadweight Talk of the Town. 10pm, $7.

Jazz/new music

Crater Connecticut Yankee, 100 Connecticut; 552-4440. 10:30pm, $10.

Paul Breslin, Larry Vuckovich Bistro 339, Ramada Union Square Hotel, 339 Taylor; 563-8569. 6:30pm.

Broun Fellinis Black Cat. 8pm.

Joan Edgar Moose's. 8pm.

Allison Lovejoy Rite Spot. 9pm, free.

Manring Kassin Darter Noe Valley Ministry. 8:15pm, $14.

Michael LaMacchia Trio Cobalt Tavern, 1707 Powell; 982-8123. 7pm.

Music of Bud Powell, Mark Wright/Graham Bruce Quintet Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm, free.

Rhonda Benin and Soulful Strut Enrico's. 7pm.

Robert Stewart Jazz Quartet Rasselas Jazz (California). 9pm.

Tom Wopat Plush Room. 8 and 10:30pm, $30.

Bay Area

Isaac Delgado Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $24. Through Sun/9.

Harvey Wainapel Quartet Jupiter. 8pm.


Five Degrees of Soul Elbo Room. 10pm, $7.

Stephanie Haffner and Eileen Hazel Papa Toby's Revolution Café, 3248 22nd St; 642-0474. 8pm, free.

Strictly Roots Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 9pm.

Tumbason The Ramp, 855 China Basin; 621-2378. 4:30pm.

Bay Area

Cat and Jammers Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $17.50.

Jackeline Rago and Venezuelan Music Project La Peña Cultural Center. 8:30pm, $12.

Hrithik Roshan Oakland Arena, 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakl; 888-500-7500. 8pm, $55-150.

Dance clubs

An Bodhran 668 Haight; 431-4724. 10pm-2am, free. With Rocket Morton.

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

Asylum Jezebels Joint. 10pm-2am. Punk, glam, death rock, and dark wave with Shane and Tony Havoc.

Backstreet Space 550. 10pm, $15. A dance party for women with Chile D and Chantal.

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.

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

Club Six 9pm-4am, $6-10. With Lauris Lee and guest DJs Rithma and Lalo.

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

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.

'Krishna Lila' CD-release party Studio Z. 9pm-2am, $12. With DJ Cheb I Sabbah. See "Traveling Man," page 66.

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

Metropolitriks Union Square Sports Bar, 232 O'Farrell; 398-5665. 10pm-2am, free. With Monte Carlo and Bruce Bigs'B.

Misturada Make-Out Room. 10pm, free. Afro-Latin beats and Brazilian rhythms with Vanka and guests.

Outernational 26 Mix. 10pm, $5. With Millhouse and Mark Dean.

Pow! A Cocktail Lounge 9pm, $3. House music with Fadrian and Sutake.

Red Party 111 Minna Gallery. 10pm. With Mauricio Aviles and Matt Valenz.

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.

Skylark 9pm, free. With DJ Kyle.

Soul-phisticated RoHan Lounge. 9pm-1am, free. DJ Choe spins hip-hop, funk, reggae, and rare grooves.

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.

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

Trackshun Amnesia. 9pm, $3. With Kamahele, Joe Rice, and Monty Luke.

Tvs.T Oxygen Bar. 10pm, $5. Live drum 'n' bass and downtempo, plus DJ Pattycakes.

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

Universe Club Townsend. 9:30pm-7am, $14. A gay themed dance club with guest Little Louie Vega.

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 9


Beaver Nelson, Jeffrey 'Luck' Lucas, Michael Fraccaso Make-Out Room. 8pm, $6.

Blues Power Saloon. 4-8pm.

Bratmobile, Locust, Black Cat Music Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $10.

Dead Guitars, Greater California, Arthurs Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $6.

Barry Finnerty and Deep, Down and Out Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $4.

Fleshies, Gravy Train, Bananas, Bitchin' Bottom of the Hill. 5:30pm, $7.

Fluff Grrrl, Swarm of Angels, Sunset Beach Kimo's. 9pm.

'Local Blues Spotlight' Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $5.

Johnny Nitro Saloon. 9:30pm.

Pet Shop Boys Warfield. 8pmm, $37.50.

'SF's Best Blues Jam Session' Blue Lamp. 9pm, free.

Yellow Card, Don't Look Down Pound-SF. 8pm, $8.

Yellow Press, Fear of Math, Egon, Big Red Orange Tongue and Groove. 6:30pm, $7.

Bay Area

Flowmotion, Ouroboros Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

T-n-amen Squared, Cashiers, Kickdowns, Dead Last Oasis, 135 12th St, Oakl; (510) 763-0404. 3pm, $5.

Jazz/new music

Charles Unger Expressions Rasselas (Fillmore). 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.

Bobbe Norris and Larry Dunlap Plush Room. 7:30pm, $20.

Kenny Washington, Larry Vuckovich, Jeff Chambers, Danny Spencer Bistro 339, Ramada Union Square Hotel, 339 Taylor; 563-8569. 5pm.

Tom Wopat Plush Room. 3pm, $30.

Glen Velez Noe Valley Ministry. 6pm, $15.

Bay Area

Carma Big Band Jazzschool, 2087 Addison, Berk; (510) 845-5373. 8pm, free.

Isaac Delgado Yoshi's. 2 and 8pm, $5-24.

Fredrick Nighthawk Duet Downtown. 8pm.

Stiff Dead Cat Cato's Ale House. 6-9pm, free.


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

Julio Bravo El Rio. 4-8pm, $8.

Charlie's Band The Music Store, 66 West Portal; 664-2044. 3-5pm, free.

Newcomers Home Cellar at Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Tropical Vibrations The Ramp, 855 China Basin; 621-2378. 4:30pm.

Bay Area

Austin Lounge Lizards Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $17.50.

Domingo de Rumba La Peña Cultural Center. 7-10pm.

Hossein Alizadeh and Madjid Khaladj Julia Morgan Theatre, 2640 College, Berk; (925) 798-1300. 7:30pm, $22.

Dance clubs

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

Brownie Harvey's, 500 Castro; 431-4278. 10pm-2am, free. A dyke club featuring punk, new wave, and old-school hip-hop.

Butterfly 7pm. With DJ Label.

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 Quimbombo.

Club KY Amnesia. 10pm-2am, free. Spike, Mike, and Jacob spin indie, punk, and noise-pop at this queer and queer-friendly dance club.

Dalva 9pm-1am, free. With DJ Anna and Philip Sherburne.

Devotion Endup. 8pm, $10. House music with DJ Ruben Mancias and guests Pete Avila and Jojo Torres.

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

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

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.

Oxygen Bar 8-11pm, free. With DJ Primitive.

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

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.

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

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

Spundae 1015 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.

Tra La La Skylark. 9pm-2am, free. With DJs Linden C. and guests.

Transport Galaxy Club. 12pm-2am, $8. With Rueben, Travis, Monty Luke, Said, Hyper-D, DJ Seven, Rasta Cue-Tip, Tomas, Romanowski, Laron, and others.

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

Bay Area

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

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 10


Allman Brothers Band Warfield. 8pm, $45.

Bachelors Saloon. 9:30pm.

Blatant Ridicule, Breast, Death before Dishes Club Galia. 9pm, $3.

Boostamonte Make-Out Room. 8pm, $6.

Flowmotion Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $4.

From Monument to Masses, Under a Dying Sun, the Cost Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $6.

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

Pimento Rite Spot. 9pm, free.

Pitch Black, Divit, Crosstide, 6 Minute Heartstop Pound-SF. 7pm, $8.

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

ViV Red Devil Lounge. 7pm, $10.

Jazz/new music

Bishop Norman Williams Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

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

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

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

Jazz Experiment Rasselas Jazz (California). 9pm.

Kim Nalley Black Cat. 8pm.

Philip Gordon and the Out of Nowhere Band Plush Room. 8pm, $20.

Bay Area

Dan Zinn Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $7-15. A benefit for Body Positive.

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.

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.

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.

Marinated Monday Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $2. Downbeat electro lounge with DJ EO and Daze.

Metal Shop Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 9pm-2am, free. Hard rock, '70s to '90s glam rock, punk, indie, and more with Toph One and Monte Carlo.

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.

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 Voodoo Lounge. 9pm-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 11


Allman Brothers Band Warfield. 8pm, $45.

Bizar Bazaar Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $4.

Ray Bonneville, Eliza Gilkyson Biscuits and Blues. 8:30pm, $10. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

DJ Shadow Fillmore. 9pm, $25.

Electric Wizard, Sons of Otis, Blown to Bits Covered Wagon Saloon. 9pm.

F-Hole, Kilowatts Kimo's. 9pm.

'For the Love' Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $5. With Subverse and guests Jaded MCs.

Runaway Boys, I Can Lick any Son of a Bitch in the House, Ha! the Disco Ah! Hotel Utah Saloon. 8pm.

King Street Crossing, Rustbelt Music, Kuffs Club Galia. 8pm, $6.

Kitten on the Keys Rite Spot. 9pm, free.

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

Lucky Strike Saloon. 9:30pm.

Sheila Nichols, Hudson Bell Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $5.

Swing Session Broadway Studios. 7pm, $15.

Bay Area

Kite, Grrrl Monster Blakes. 9:30pm, $3.

Kristen Plater Jupiter. 8pm.

Jazz/new music

Charles Unger Expressions Rasselas Jazz (California). 9pm.

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

Joan Edgar Moose's. 8pm.

Jessie Foster Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 9pm.

Tim Hockenberry Plush Room. 8pm, $25.

Roderick Louie Carta. 7-10pm.

Michael Zisman Trio Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm.

Realistic Black Cat. 8pm.

Eric Shifrin Chez Spencer, 82 14th St; 864-2191. 7-9pm.

Bay Area

Mad and Eddie Duran Jazz Duo Albatross Pub, 1822 San Pablo, Berk; (510) 843-2473. 9pm.

Pharoah Sanders Quartet Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $20. Through Sun/16.


Vivendo de Pao Elbo Room. 9pm, $6.

Bay Area

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

Dance clubs

A-Licious 26 Mix. 10pm, free. Breaks and techno with Midas, Nero, and Saiman.

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

Outernational Mix Nickie's BBQ. 9pm-2am, $5. DJ Cheb I Sabbah spins a blend of international music.

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

Bizar Bazaar Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $7. Dance party featuring funk, jazz, and jam music.

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.

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

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

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

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.

Oxygen Bar 10pm, free. With Dr. Friendly and Naturfreunds.

Platter Pak Julip. 9:30pm, free. With DJ B. Cause.

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

Wanderlust Rosewood, 732 Broadway; 951-4886. 10pm-2am, free. With Ali Goss of Cosmic Flux Musiq.

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.

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

Posh Shattuck Down Low. 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.

Ruby Room 10pm-2am. Punk, power pop, and breakbeats.

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