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Music listings are compiled by Sarah Han. The music interns are Elizabeth Lobsenz and Angie Edwards. 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 10


Bulimics, Thought Crime, Fracas Kimo's. 9pm.

Cabaret Diosa, Rosin Coven Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $12.

Charles Wheal Band Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $5.

Ledisi Bruno's. 9pm, $6.

Liz Sheldon and Runaway Bunnie, Lucy Stoner, Liquid Tongue and Groove. 9pm, $5.

Low Talkers, Dulcinea, Koolie Cat Hotel Utah. 8:30pm, $5.

Mono Pause, Aavikko Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $7.

Monte Montgomery, Lou Ford Slim's. 8pm, $14.

Mountain of Venus Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $7.

The Pep Torres Gang, the Saddle Kats Elbo Room. 9pm, $8.

Plan 9 Cafe du Nord. 9:30pm, $6.

Samantha Stollenwork Rock Soup, 3299 Mission; 641-7687. 7:30pm.

Uncle Ray Rite Spot. 9pm, free.

Wayside, the Shreep Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $5.

Widespread Panic Justice League. 8pm, $10.

Bay Area

The Caps, Green Hell Blakes. 9:30pm, $6.

Los Federales, La Plebe, Eskapo, For All Its Worth Stork Club. 9pm.

NC Blues Connection Ashkenaz. 9pm, $8.

Jazz/new music

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

Shan Kenner Enrico's. 7pm.

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

Andrea Marcovicci Plush Room. 8pm, $35.

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

Osmosis, DJ Matt Harris, DJs Itchy and Scratchy Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, free.

Quintet de Zorlock, Blowout Blue Room, 2331 Mission; 515-1210. 8pm.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 6pm.

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

Bay Area

Gavin Distasi Trio Jupiter. 8pm.

MNO vs. Fad'nez Tuva Space, 3192 Adeline, Berk; (510) 594-4366. 8pm-$5.

Ray Brown Trio, Phil Woods Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $20. Through Sun/14.


The Bourbon Legends Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Orchestra Baobab, Jai Uttal and the Pagan Love Orchestra Fillmore. 9pm, $25.

Dar Williams, Noe Venable Bimbo's 365 Club. 8pm, $25.

Bay Area

Louise Taylor, Jack Williams Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50. See 8 Days a Week, page 52.

Dance clubs

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

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

Beat Doctor Club Galia. 7-10pm, free. Funk, hip-hop, R&B, and soul.

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

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

Deep South An Sibin. 9pm-2am, $3, free before 11pm. Rare groove, disco classics, and deep house with Chang, TJ Hicks, Mark, and Yvonne.

Dig Deep Buzz 9. 9pm-2am, $3. With DJ Scott Carrelli.

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.

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.

Happiness Skylark. 8pm, $5. With Spesh, Linden C, and Didje Kelli.

Hump The Stud. 10pm-2am. '70s-present dance music.

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

Music on a Long Thin Wire Oxygen Bar. 10pm, free. With DJ Malik.

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.

Shadowplay 26 Mix. 10pm, $3-5. A bi-sexual indie, punk, new-wave, and goth dance party.

Showcase City Nights. 9pm. With the Style Beyond Compare DJs.

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

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

Slow Burning Arrow. 10pm-2am, $3, free before 11pm. Electro, dub, hip-hop, Britpop, UK garage, and more.

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.

X-Files Sno-Drift. 10pm, $3. Hip-hop, oldschool, and R&B.

You Gots to Chill Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $3. Hip breaks and funk.

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.

Soulvation Ruby Room. 10pm-2am.

thursday 11


The Breeders, Imperial Teen, Poster Children, Brittany Shane Fillmore. 8pm, $19.50.

The Coachwhips, Kelly Stoltz, Hotwire Titans, A-Tension Studio Z. 9pm, $5.

Cushion Theory, S.F.N., Off-Limits, the Flare-Ups, Ixia, Twig Voodoo Lounge. 8pm, $8.

Funky Beulah Curve Bar. 9pm.

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

Particle, RAQ, Psychedelic Breakfast Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $12.

Project Pimento Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $4. See 8 Days a Week, page 52.

The Quails, Waycross, the No-No's, Tami Hart Eagle Tavern. 9pm, $5.

Reverend Rabia, Virgil Thrasher Rock Soup, 3299 Mission; 641-7687. 7:30pm.

Robert Randolph and the Family Band, Dirty Dozen Brass Band Bimbo's 365 Club. 8pm, $16.

Strange Girl, David Howard, Michael Zapruder Hotel Utah. 8:30pm, $5.

Studebaker John and the Hawks Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $10.

Tokyo Marine Fire, Casket Lottery, Rocky Votolato, Benton Falls Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $7.

Topaz, DJ Romanowski Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $8.

200 Proof, the Pushovers, Cables, Dulcinea Kimo's. 8:30pm.

Bay Area

The Disbelievers, Black Dream Stork Club. 9pm.

Moonshine Stills, Shurman, Lane and the Badass Chicken Bones Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $5.

Jazz/new music

Jerome Ali Caffe Proust, 1801 McAllister; 345-9560. 8pm.

Anton Schwartz Quartet Shanghai 1930. 7:30pm.

The Cookbook Quartet Cellar. 5:30pm.

Paolo Gioradno, Michael Manring Bruno's. 9pm, $5.

Roderick Louie Carta. 7-10pm.

Andrea Marcovicci Plush Room. 8pm, $35.

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

Ken Miller and Mark Levine Paradise Pizza and Pasta, 642 Irving; 759-1497. 6:30pm, free.

Ned Boynton Combo Enrico's. 7pm.

Orquesta D'Soul 850 Cigar Bar. 8pm.

Sara Schoenbeck/Travis Baker/Gino Robair, Guided Improv Workshop Ensemble Luggage Store Gallery. 8pm, $6-10 sliding scale.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8pm.

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

Three Thinking Jazz Trio Ana Mandara, 891 Beach; 771-6800. 8-11:30pm.

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

Bay Area

Mimi Fox Downtown. 8pm.

The Graham Richards Jazz Quartet Anna's, 1801 University, Berk; (510) 849-ANNA. 8pm.

Ray Brown Trio, Phil Woods Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $20. Through Sun/14.


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

Nicole McRory Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Single Malt Band, Hot Buttered Rum String Band Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $5.

Tift Merritt Amoeba Music. 6pm, free. Instore performance. Slim's. 8pm, $12.

Tipsy House Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

Laurence Juber and Brian Gore Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50.

Raskidus, Hurricane Gilbert and Majestic Ashkenaz. 9pm, $8.

Dance clubs

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

Altruity Happy Hour Cloud 9 Motel. 5-10pm. With DJ Rocket Morton, Hawthorne, and guests.

Arabian Nights El Rio. 9pm. Arabian dance music.

Bali Hi-Fi Tiki Lounge RoHan Lounge. 9pm-1am. Polynesian lounge.

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

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

Dark Matter 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, $5. With Megatron, Scott Edmonds, Audio Angel, and Quela Robinson.

Delve Amnesia. 9pm, $3. With Joe Rice, Halothane, and Joshua Stahl.

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.

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, $2. Abstract hip-hop, future, electro-soul with DJs Lady Base and Miss Leema.

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

Lo Rise Motel Backflip. Old school, nu school, underground house and techno, and breaks with DJs Solar and Greg Eversoul.

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 Diamond, Lloyd, Mindmotion, and Rick Lee.

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.

Pod Nite Oxygen Bar. 10pm, free. Ambient and trance with DJ Dylan.

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

Primer Sitio. 9pm-2am, $5-7. Downtempo and house.

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

Retinal Club Galia. 9:30pm-2am, $6. Live DJs and visual art.

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

Sensifeelya Royale. 9pm-2am, free. With DJs Wali, SK, Burne One, and guests.

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.

Sin! Club NV. 9pm-3am, $10-15. DJs spin trance, house, and rock at this sin-themed dance club.

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

Soul Kitchen Club Six. 9pm-2am, $10. With Mike Nice, Dusty Crates, and Rasta Q-Tip.

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

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

Tom and Kelly's Playland Julip. 10pm-2am, free. With Tom Thump and DJ Kelly.

True Skool Storyville. 9pm-2am, $15. With Clockwork, Ren the Vinyl Archaeologist, Pauly Tek, and guest Afrika Babaataa.

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

Ultravixens Backflip. 10pm-2am.

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.

Funk Fetish Blakes. 9:30pm, $5. Jungle and hard NRG with Eric Riggsbee, Big Al, Mahesh, and Eric G.

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.

friday 12


Arthur Adams Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $12.50.

Bray, PC Muñoz, Jessica Will Hotel Utah. 9pm, $7.

Brian Jonestown Massacre, the Evening, Dead Meadow Bottom of the Hill. 10pm, $8.

Gammera, Mutilador, Chronic Disorder, Kail Kimo's. 9pm.

K's Choice, PJ Olsson, RockFour Slim's. 9pm, $12.

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

Little Boris and the Shoes Rite Spot. 9:30pm, free.

Marginal Prophets, Mystery Marvel Fuel, S.F.N., Norris, Rabbithead Club Galia. 7:30pm, $10.

Pretty Boy Floyd, City Girls Boys, Killing Bird Pound-SF. 8pm, $10.

The Richie Whites, AC/DShe, Pitch Black, the Tramps Covered Wagon Saloon. 9pm, $7.

Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers, John Eddie Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $10-12.

Salem Lights, Sonic Love Affair Hemlock Tavern. 10pm.

Slowfinger, the Solution Covered Wagon Saloon. 6pm, $3.

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

Tip on In Kelly's Mission Rock. 6pm, free.

Tommy Castro Band, LZ Phoenix Bimbo's 365 Club. 9pm, $17.

Topaz, Zenith Patrol, DJ Motion Potion Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $10.

Umphrey's McGee, Moonshine, Still Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $12.

Vida Blue, Mofro Fillmore. 9pm, $25.

Vinyl Elbo Room. 10pm, $7.

West By God, Groovesmith Tongue and Groove. 9pm, $8.

Bay Area

From Monument to Masses, Volta Do Mar, Caesura, DJ Neutron Talk of the Town. 10pm, $6.

Mark Hummel and the Blues Survivors Ivy Room. 10pm.

Orixa, 40 Watt Hype Blakes. 9:30pm.

El Pulpo, Invid, Learned Hand Stork Club. 9pm.

Sloe, the Librarians, Love Kills Love, Koi Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $6.

Tool, Tomahawk Oakland Arena, 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakl; (510) 762-2277. 7:30pm, $39.50-44.75.

Jazz/new music

Al Marshall Trio Shanghai 1930. 8:30pm.

Black Market Jazz Orchestra Top of the Mark. 9pm.

Blue Room Boys Rock Soup, 3299 Mission; 641-7687. 7:30pm.

The Brian Melvin Trio Rubicon, 558 Sacramento; 421-7636. 6-10pm, free.

Eric B. Latin Connection 850 Cigar Bar. 10pm.

Mal Sharpe and Big Money in Jazz Enrico's. 8pm.

Andrea Marcovicci Plush Room. 8 and 10:30pm, $35.

Mas Cabeza Bruno's. 10pm, $7.

Shabang The Ramp, 855 China Basin; 621-2378. 5:30-8pm.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8:30pm.

Three Thinking Jazz Trio Ana Mandara, 891 Beach; 771-6800. 9pm-12:30am.

Ritchie Vitale Quartet Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm, free.

Bay Area

Michael Bluestein Downtown. 8pm.

Howard Hewitt Kimball's East. 8 and 10pm.

Post Junk Trio Jupiter. 8pm.

Ray Brown Trio, Phil Woods Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $24. Through Sun/14.


Keylime Pie Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Keali'i Reichel Community Music Center, 544 Capp; 647-6015. 5:30pm.

Strung Over Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

Djialy Kunda Kouyate Ashkenaz. 9:30pm, $10.

Tato Henriquez La Peña Cultural Center. 9:30pm. In La Peña's lobby area.

Laurie Lewis Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $18.50. With Tom Rozum, Nina Gerber, and Todd Sickafoose.

Sukay La Peña Cultural Center. 8pm, $12-14.

Dance clubs

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

Grand T.

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.

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

DJ's Friday The Top. 9pm.

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.

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

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

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.

Joyride 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, $5. Funk, hip-hop, and more with O-Dub and Vinnie Esparza.

New Asia King Street Garage. 10pm-3am, $12. A gay Asian dance club with DJs Richard Steel and Marcus Purnell.

nu-sk00l Oxygen Bar. 10pm-3am, $3. With DJs Ripple and Kirill.

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.

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.

Star 69 Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 9pm, $5. With DJ Solar, Jeff Chandler, and Monkey Boy.

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 J-Boogie's Dutronic Science.

The Summit Club Six. 9:30pm-4am, $10.

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.

Thump Radio Space 550. 10pm, $20. Psychedelic trance.

Transition - Bigger | Longer Cloud 9 Motel. 9pm-3am, $10. With Behrouz, Nihal, and Richie.

Twice as Nice 111 Minna Gallery. 9pm-2am. With Tom Thump, Cool Chris, DJ Swingsett, and Takuya.

Vision Amnesia. 8:30pm, $5. With rrrus, Polar Bear, and special guest DJs.

Vivid Wish, 1539 Folsom; 278-WISH. 9pm-2am, free. Mid-tempo funk and deep house with residents DJs Seven, Sol, and guests.

Zami The Stud. 9pm-3am, $10. A lesbian dance club featuring House, salsa, merengue, dancehall, and reggae with DJs Olga T., La Coqui, and Black.

Bay Area

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

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

saturday 13


'Amoebapalooza' Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $5. With Meek, Husband Stitch, Neophytes, Wild West Heroes, Frankie Fist and the Bloody Knuckles, Temple Drake, Brick Spickly, Doeys, Suicide UK, Bekkdog, Satana, Don't Know Yet?, and Cyzuki.

Cousteau Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $15.

Flood, Staci Twigg, Blue Gum Art, Tom Jonesing Club Galia. 9pm, $8.

The Kirby Grips, Amazon Mollies, Gilding the Lilys, Leisl's Wet Dress Voodoo Lounge. 9pm, $6.

Kissing Contest, Bonnie Hayes, Marianne Pillsburg Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $10.

Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers Biscuits and Blues. 8:30 and 10:30pm, $15.

Martine Locke Rock Soup, 3299 Mission; 641-7687. 7:30pm.

Midnight Thunder Express, Radio Reelers Kimo's. 9pm.

The Motet, DJs Sunshine Jones and Layne Fox Justice League. 9pm, $15.

Amelia Ray Main Mast Saloon, 616 20th St; 863-7023. 10pm, $5.

Reverend Horton Heat, Nashville Pussy, Honky Slim's. 9pm, $20.

'Second Annual Guerilla Music Fest' Warm Water Cove Park, End of 24th St past Illinois; 647-8598. 1pm, free. With the Shimmer Kids Underpop Association, Granfaloon Bus, That Hideous Strength, the Slow Poisoners, the Angelo, and Brain Kenney Fresno.

Sneaker Pimps, Crossover, DJ Jeremy Deller Bimbo's 365 Club. 9pm, $13.

Los Super Elegantes Amoeba Music. 2pm, free. In-store performance. Hemlock Tavern. 10pm and midnight, $8. See 8 Days a Week, page 52.

Suppositori Spelling and Detachable Venus, Candy from Strangers, Ultrabend, Oswald Tongue and Groove. 8:30pm, $8.

!Tang Elbo Room. 10pm, $7.

Finis Tasby Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $10.

'Vans Warped Tour 2002' Pier 30 and 32; 421-TIX. noon, $27-40.50. Also Sun/14.

Bay Area

Tom Armstrong, Calamity and Main, Bootcuts Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $5.

Brian Jonestown Massacre, Deadmeadow, Mellow Drunk Talk of the Town. 10pm, $8.

Fire Ants, 5 Year Space Effort Stork Club. 9pm.

Indigo Girls, Vonda Shepard Greek Theatre, Gayley Road and Stadium Rim Way, Berk; (510) 444-TIX. 7:30pm.

Mystic Roots, Filibuster Blakes. 9:30pm.

Jazz/new music

Anton Schwartz Quartet Shanghai 1930. 8:30pm.

Bing and Friends Rock Soup, 3299 Mission; 641-7687. 11:30am.

Black Market Jazz Orchestra Top of the Mark. 9pm.

Mario Flores 850 Cigar Bar. 10pm.

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

Adam Lane New Langton Arts, 1246 Folsom; 626-5416. 8pm, $8-10.

Andrea Marcovicci Plush Room. 8 and 10:30pm, $35.

Mingus Amungus Bruno's. 10pm, $7.

Ritchie Vitale Quartet Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm, free.

David Rhoades Caffe Proust, 1801 McAllister; 345-9560. 7pm.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8:30pm.

Three Thinking Jazz Trio Ana Mandara, 891 Beach; 771-6800. 9pm-12:30am.

Walter Savage Downtown. 8pm.

Bay Area

Blue and Tan Jupiter. 8pm.

The Distones, Ed Reed Anna's, 1801 University, Berk; (510) 849-ANNA. 8pm.

Howard Hewitt Kimball's East. 8 and 10pm.

Ned Boynton Combo Downtown. 8pm.

Ray Brown Trio, Phil Woods Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $24. Through Sun/14.


The Backpages Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

The Baguette Quartette Noe Valley Ministry. 8:15pm, $15.

Charanson The Ramp, 855 China Basin; 621-2378. 4:30-7:30pm.

The Rakish Paddys Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

Barbara Dane Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $20.50.

Sambo Ngo Ashkenaz. 9:30pm, $12.

Santo Sol La Peña Cultural Center. 9pm, $10.

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. 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.

Club Six 9pm-4am, $6-10. With Lauris Lee, Mark E. Quark, and Rebecca Watkins.

Duality Oxygen Bar. 10pm, free. Electro with DJ Azimuth.

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 rotating DJs and go-go dancers.

Get Down R8 Gallery, 8 Avery; 364-1806. 9pm, $15-20. With Dizzy, Anita Lofton, and Dizzy.

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.

Loveworks Twisted 111 Minna Gallery. 10pm, $10. With Matt Valenz and guests.

Melon DNA Lounge. 10pm-4am. House and tech house with Dano, JZ, and special guests.

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

New Conception Hush Hush Lounge. 10pm-2am, $5. With DJs Vinnie Esparza and Soulsalaam.

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

Pow! A Cocktail Lounge 7pm, free. Open turntables.

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.

Sacrelicious Cellar. 10pm-2am, $10. With Kleckern and Duserock.

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 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.

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 DJs Kamahele, Joe Rice, and Monty Luke.

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

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.

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Marvin Banks The Ramp, 855 China Basin; 621-2378. 4:30-8pm.

David Dondero, Jolie Holland, Sonny Smith Rite Spot. 8pm, free.

Jaguar Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $20-30.

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

The Mike Winger Band Hotel Utah. 8pm, $5.

Nucleus Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $3.

Jill Olsen Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, $6.

Skating Club, Emily Sparks Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $6. See 8 Days a Week, page 52.

Stab City Slit Wrists Kimo's. 9pm.

Tuatara, the Minus 5, Warward Shamans, Cedell Davis Fillmore. 9pm, $20.

'Vans Warped Tour 2002' Pier 30 and 32; 421-TIX. noon, $27-40.50.

Windsor for the Derby, Swords Project Hemlock Tavern. 9pm, $8.

Bay Area

The Sabians, Theory of Ruin, Walking Distance, Hit Self-Destruct Talk of the Town. 9pm, $5.

The Working Poor, Liquid Blakes. 9:30pm.

Jazz/new music

Eric Berman Rock Soup, 3299 Mission; 641-7687. 11:30am.

Walter Earl Enrico's. 7pm.

Frenchy, Peter Dunn Caffe Proust, 1801 McAllister; 345-9560. 7pm.

J. Johnson Deluxe Club. 9pm, free.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 6pm.

Cathy Walkup, Shanna Carlson, Daria, Elaine Lucia, Jennifer Lee Plush Room. 7:30pm, $20.

Bay Area

Hal Stein Quartet Jazzschool, 2087 Addison, Berk; (510) 845-5373. 4:30pm.

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

Ray Brown Trio, Phil Woods Yoshi's. 2 and 8pm, $5-24.

'Second Annual Transbay Skronkathon BBQ!' Acme Observatory, Tuva Space, 3192 Adeline, Berk; (510) 649-8744, sfSound.org/acme.html. 1pm, free, donations welcome. See 8 Days a Week, page 52.


Axe Bruno's. 9pm, $5.

The Backyard Party Boys, Jon Lawton Music Store, 66 West Portal; 664-2044. 3pm.

Keali'i Reichel, Island Riddim Band with Kaiulu Hula Halau 'O Ku'uleinani Sigmund Stern Grove, 19th Ave and Sloat Blvd; 252-6252. 2pm, free.

Seisiún Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

Libby Kirkpatrick, Lorna Hunt, Irina Rivkin, Rebecca Crump, Danya River, Emily Shore Rose Street House of Music, 1839 Rose, Berk; (510) 594-4000 ext MUS. 7:30pm.

Carol McComb, Carol Elizabeth Jones, Keith Little Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50.

Reggae Nation, Luna Angel, DJ Tony Moss Ashkenaz. 9pm, $5.

'Starry Irish Music Session' Starry Plough. 8pm. With Shay Black.

Dance clubs

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

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

Club Havana Jelly's. 4pm, $7. Latin music with DJ Luis Medina and guest Charanson.

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.

Dub Mission Elbo Room. 9pm-2am, $5. With DJs Sep, J-Boogie, and Rasta Cue-Tip.

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.

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.

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

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

Smile Hush Hush Lounge. 10pm-2am. Bubblegum, glitter, psych, and sunshine pop.

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.

Sundance Saloon Space 550. 6-11pm, $5. A country-western dance event.

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. 6pm-midnight, $5. With resident DJs.

Valley of the Dolls Fuse. 9pm, free. Hip-hop and lounge.

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.

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

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

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Issa Bagayogo, DJ Sep Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $12.

Easy Action Hemlock Tavern. 11pm, $5.

86, Transcendental Hayride, Jack Rabbit Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, $6.

Floating Corpses, Mutilated Mannequins Kimo's. 9pm.

Jon Lawton Biscuits and Blues. 8:30pm, $5.

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

Nucleus Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $3.

Project: Pimento Rite Spot Cafe. 9:30pm, free. See 8 Days a Week, page 52.

'Punk Rock Sideshow' Hemlock Tavern. 9pm, free.

Ugly Casanova, Sunshine Fix, Atlas Strategic Slim's. 9pm, $13.

The Vanishing, the Kills, Radio Vago, Dance Disaster Movement Bottom of the Hill. 8:15pm, $6. See 8 Days a Week, page 52.

Bay Area

Dealership, Tracy Shedd, eE Talk of the Town. 9pm, $5.

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

Jazz/new music

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

Frenchy Caffe Proust, 1801 McAllister; 345-9560. 7pm.

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

Monk's Music Simple Pleasure Cafe. 8-10:30pm, free.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 6pm.

Steve Mayers Trio Rock Soup, 3299 Mission; 641-7687. 7:30pm.

Bay Area

Howard Hewitt Kimball's East. 5 and 8pm.

The Hirahara Sickafoose Amendola Trio Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $10.

Dance clubs

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, free. Drum 'n' bass with kryptyk, DJ M, DJ S&M, Dominatrix, and guests.

Little Sara's Tea Party Fuse. 9pm, free. Hip-hop and downtempo.

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.

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

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

Minimal Mondays Hush Hush Lounge. 9pm-2am, free. With Forest, Chris B., Terrac, Creamy Goodness, Sariah, and Joe Rice.

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.

Solid Skylark. 9pm-2am, free. Tech house and progressive house with DJs D Spurlock, Phil Jahns, and guests.

Soul Café Blind Tiger. 9:30pm, $5-10. Funk, soul, R&B, and hip-hop with DJ Jerry Ross and Daniela.

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

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

Vroom El Rio. 8pm-midnight, $1. 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.

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

Cato Salsa Experience, the Cuts Slim's. 8pm, $10.

'For the Love' Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $5. With Subverse, Disfex6 and Dublin, and the Management.

Katie Nipp Band, Dr. Masseuse, Animal 44 Tongue and Groove. 8:30pm, free.

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

Tracy Shedd, Cave-Ins Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Steve Lucky and the Rhumba Bums, Carmen Getit Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $5.

Swing Session Broadway Studios. 7pm, $15.

They Might Be Giants Fillmore. 8pm, $22.50. Also Wed/17.

Ugly Casanova, the Sunshine Fix, the Helio Sequence Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $13.

Watch Them Die, Laudanum, Hadan, Pain of Extinction Covered Wagon Saloon. 8:30pm, $5.

Bay Area

Electro Vibe, Big Breakfast Blakes. 9:30pm, $3.

Jonny Smith Duo Jupiter. 8pm.

Mono Pause, Aavikko, Numbers Ivy Room. 10pm.

Jazz/new music

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

Bill Horvitz Band, Moxie Musicians Union Hall, 116 Ninth St; www.outsound.org. 7:30pm, $8-10.

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

Joan Edgar Moose's. 8pm.

Fred Ross Project Starlight Room. 8pm.

Roderick Louie Carta. 7-10pm.

Andrea Marcovicci Plush Room. 8pm, $35.

Jim and John Rock Soup, 3299 Mission; 641-7687. 7:30pm.

Ken Miller and Mark Levine Paradise Pizza Restaurant, 642 irving; 759-1497. 6:30pm, free.

Ned Boynton Combo Enrico's. 7pm.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 6pm.

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

Tim Charles Trio Caffe Proust, 1801 McAllister; 345-9560. 8pm.

Underdog, Ralph Carney's Natural Light Party Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, $6.

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

Bay Area

Children of Agharta Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $20.


Jim Campilongo Bruno's. 9pm, $5.

The Cowlicks, Carquinez Straights, Rich McCully Hotel Utah. 8pm, $5.

Leila Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Mazacote, DJ IJ Cafe du Nord. 8pm, $7.

Nobody from Ipanema Elbo Room. 9pm, $6.

Seisiún Plough and Stars. 9pm.

'Vibration with Melodic Inspiration' Club Galia. 7pm, $10-15. With Pandit Shivnath Mishra and Deobrat Mishra.

Dance clubs

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

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

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

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. '80s music, soul, breakbeat, and hip-hop.

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

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

Insect Funeral Oxygen Bar. 10pm, free. With DJ Alaric.

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 guest, the Tourist.

Nuton 26 Mix. 10pm, $3. Minimal techno.

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

Smaller 'n' Kooler Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $3. Downtempo and jazz house.

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.

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.