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Music listings are compiled by Sarah Han. The music intern is Cynthia Dea. 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 20

Rock/blues/hip-hop

A.I., Groove.org, Station Red Devil Lounge. 9pm, $5.

Will Bernard and Motherbug Bruno's. 9pm, $5.

Big E Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $20.

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

Joe Bonamassa, New Monsoon Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $10.

Casualties, Forgotten Pound-SF. 7pm, $10.

Cathy Lemons and Johnny Ace Band Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $7.50.

D.O.A. 330 Ritch. 9pm, $10.

Dr. Abacus, Spootnik Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Ether Voodoo Lounge. 9:30pm.

Kool Keith, Zion I Slim's. 9pm, $20.

Gerard Landy and the Lariats, Jinx Jones and the Kingtones Elbo Room. 9pm, $6.

Aimee Mann Warfield. 8pm, $22.50-25.

John Moreman, Griddle Parkside. 9:30pm.

Quintology Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $12.

Soundtrack of Our Lives, Citizen Bird, Cato Salsa Experience Bimbo's 365 Club. 8pm, $15.

Starting Line, Exit, Early November, Park Bottom of the Hill. 8pm, $10.

20 Minute Loop, Six Eye Columbia, Inner Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $6.

Tommy Womack, Dallas Wayne Hotel Utah Saloon. 9pm.

Bay Area

Backyard Party Boys Cato's Ale House. 6-9pm, free.

Chrome Johnson Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

No Parking, Rahman D'Amato Band 19 Broadway. 9pm.

Sourvein, Brothers of Conquest, Greenhouse Effect, Malnourished Nothing Stork Club. 9pm.

Jazz/new music


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

Don Asher and Kent Cohea Moose's. 7:30pm.

Charles Unger Experience Les Joulins. 8pm.

Christopher Clarke and Dwayne Oakley Black Cat. 9pm.

Dick Fregulia's Good Vibes Quintet Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-10:30pm.

Downtown Uproar Bamboo Hut, 479 Broadway; 989-8555. 8:30pm, $5.

Art Hirahara, Todd Sickafoose, Scott Amendola Bacar. 9pm.

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

Wynton Marsalis Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. 8pm, $34-90.

Maureen McGovern Plush Room. 8pm, $30.

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

Bennett Paster Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 6-10pm.

Shan Kenner Trio Enrico's. 7pm.

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

Bay Area

Che Guevarra Marching Accordion Band, Ripit, Nequaquam Vacuum 21 Grand, 449B 23rd St, Oakl; (510) 444-7263. 8pm, $5-10.

Jenna Mammina and André Bush Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $15. See 8 Days a Week.

Folk/world/country

Joules Graves and Making Waves Venue 9, 252 Ninth St; 289-2000. 8pm.

'SF Songwriters Showcase' Broadway Studios. 6pm, $5.

West of Kentucky Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

Backyard Party Boys Cato's Ale House. 6-9pm, free.

Kimrea and Dreamdogs, James Moseley Band Sweetwater. 9pm.

Cyril Pahinui, Patrick Landeza Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50.

Sauce Piquante Ashkenaz. 8:30pm, $8.

Dance clubs

Afterwards Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 9pm-2am. Progressive house music with Danny, Drew, 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.

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

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

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

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

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

Dream Cloud 9 Motel. 9:30pm-2am, $5. With DJs Paul Hemming and Jenö.

Electro Rodeo Galaxy Club. 10pm, $3. With Push and Cubby.

Engine Club Six. 9pm-2am, $3. With Charlotte, Felix the Dog, and Jrock.

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

Fusion Fuse. 9pm-1am, free. With Jason Fluid, Hopper, and guests Ross Hogg and MCMC.

Giving It Up 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, free. House with Paul and Supacreep.

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.

New Wave Hookers Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $3. New wave and punk with DJ Queen of Noise.

Orange Café Claude. 10pm-2am. With DJ Ryme and guests.

Playback Laszlo. 8:30-1:30am, free. Breaks, funk, electro-funk, and rock.

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.

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

Skank Jezebels Joint. 9:30pm-2am, free. Ska, punk, and reggae.

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.

Visual Life Oxygen Bar. 9pm-2am, free. Ambient, downtempo, and tech DJs.

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, old-school, and R&B.

Bay Area

Lion Rock Oasis, 135 12th St, Oakl; (510) 763-0404. 10pm, $7. Reggae, dancehall, and roots with Jah Yzer, DJ Riddm, Dub Rocker, Jah Mystic, and Poppa.

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

Shattuck Downlow 8pm-2am. Live salsa.

Soulvation Ruby Room. 10pm-2am.

Turbo Radio, 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am, free. Indie rock, old rock, and hip-hop.

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

thursday 21
Rock/blues/hip-hop

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

Box Car Racer, H20, Used, Taking Back Sunday Warfield. 7pm, $20.

Cellar Door Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Commode Minstrels in Bull Face, Panicsville, Magnetic Stripper vs. Symplx, Hans Grüsel's Kränkenkabinet Edinburgh Castle. 9:30pm, $5.

Gentlekim, Spanish for 100, Junior Panthers Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $5.

Tommy Guerrero and Jet Black Crayon Yerba Buena Center for the Art Galleries, 701 Mission; 978-ARTS. 6pm, $3-6 gallery admission.

Horse Thief Jack Rite Spot. 9:30pm, free.

Mob L, Sol Americano, Funklogic Red Devil Lounge. 9pm, $6.

Pretty Girls Make Graves, JR Ewing, Hint Hint Slim's. 8pm, $8.

Quintology Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $12.

Melvin Seals, LZ Phoenix Velvet Lounge. 8:30pm, $10. A benefit for Not in Our Name.

Steve Lucky and Carmen Getit Enrico's. 7pm.

Theory of Ruin, Totimoshi, Floor, Lickgoldensky Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $7.

Turn Me on Dead Man, Virgin Mega Whore Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Wontons, Red Barons, Romeo's Dead Parkside. 9pm, $5. See 8 Days a Week.

Zero 7 Fillmore. 8pm, $25.

Bay Area

Communique, Exit, Amor Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $6.

Coppertones, Slot Machine, Red Light Bandits Stork Club. 9pm.

Ring of Fire Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Sonic Ether, Len Patterson Trio 19 Broadway. 9pm.

Jazz/new music

Will Bernard Bacar. 9pm.

Dave Bernstein Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm.

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

Cookbook Quartet Cellar. 5:30pm.

Cecil Wells Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

Crater Bruno's. 9pm, $5.

Dick Fregulia/Vince Gomez Duo Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-11pm.

Mike Lipskin and Waldo Carter Moose's. 7:30pm.

Wynton Marsalis Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. 8pm, $34-90.

Maureen McGovern Plush Room. 8pm, $30.

Ken Miller and Mark Levine Paradise Pizza Restaurant, 642 Irving; 759-1487. 6:30pm, free.

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

Ripit, Thomas Dimuzio 509 Cultural Center, 509 Ellis; 255-5971. 8-10pm.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 5-8pm.

Shotgun Wedding Quintet Black Cat. 9pm.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8pm.

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

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.

Larry Vuckovich Bistro 339. 7-11pm.

Bay Area

Howard Barkan Pomegranate Mediterranean Cuisine, 1585 University, Berk; (510) 665-5567. 6:30pm.

Wendy Dewitt Downtown. 8pm.

Kenny Burrell Quintet Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $8-16.

Tina Marzell Anna's Jazz Bistro. 8pm.

Moe!Kestra!, Manos Operatta Oakland Metro. 9:30pm, $8.

'Roots of Jazz' Osher Marin Jewish Community Center, 200 N. San Pedro Rd, San Rafael; (415) 444-8000. 7-9pm, $10-12.

Tom Babbitt Trio Paragon Bar and Grill. 9pm, free. Folk/world/country

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

Jesus Diaz y QBA, DJ Carlito's Way Elbo Room. 10pm, $7.

Tipsy House Plough and Stars. 9pm. Bay Area

Due West Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50.

Keni 'El Lebrijano' Albatross Pub, 1822 San Pablo, Berk; (510) 843-2473. 9pm.

Moh Alileche Ashkenaz. 9pm, $8. 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.

Bad Reputation 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, $5. Rebel Girl presents a queer dance club featuring rock, '80s, old-school, and more.

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

Cloud 9 Motel "Altruity Happy Hour," 5-10pm, $5. House music with DJs Rocket Morton, Hawthorne, and Kramer. "Urban Chic," 10pm-2am, $10. House music with DJ Frank Boissy.

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.

Everyone Oxygen Bar. 9pm-2am, free. With Jamez.

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

Fanclub Lipo Lounge, 916 Grant; 982-0072. 10pm-2am. Rock, art-school punk, electro, and hip-hop.

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.

Incognita Sitio. 9pm-2am, $5. Drum 'n' bass, breakbeats, 2-step, ghettotech, electro, techno, and hip-hop.

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

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.

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.

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

No Comply Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 9pm, free. Hip-hop, drum 'n' bass, and downtempo with Cordani and Cammarata.

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

Polly Esther's 9pm-2am. '70s disco, '80s retro, and '90s house and hip-hop.

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

Raise Up Café Claude. 9pm-2am. With Tomb of Doom, Alexis, and Ryme.

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

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

Royale 9pm-2am, free. With Vin Sol.

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.

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

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

Synthesis Jezebels Joint. 9:30pm-2am, free. Synth pop, nu wave, old wave, and no wave with DJs John and DeeJay.

Thang Amber, 718 14th St; 626-7827. 9pm-2am, free. Rare grooves, downtempo, funk-rock breaks, and more with DJ Neel N. Kizmiaz.

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

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

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, Add One, and Witches Brew.

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

Funk Fetish Blakes. 9:30pm, $5. With Eric Riggsbee, Big Al, Mahesh, and Eric G.

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

Shattuck Downlow 9pm-2am. Funk, soul, and hip-hop.

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

Classical

San Francisco Opera War Memorial Opera House, 401 Van Ness; 864-3330. 8pm, $26-175. The company performs Hansel and Gretel. Also Sat/23.

friday 22


Rock/blues/hip-hop

AC/DShe, Servants Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $7.

Add N to (X), Soviet, Tussle Bottom of the Hill. 10pm, $15.

Ama, Slim Red Devil Lounge. 9pm, $7.

Boomshanka Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $10.

Condor, My Lot Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Ed Earley Band Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $10.

Bryan Ferry Warfield. 8pm, $35-40.

Fountains of Wayne, OK Go Slim's. 9pm, $14.

Fuse, Radio Vago, FM Knives Parkside. 9pm.

Glass Candy and the Shattered Theatre Peacock Lounge, 522 Haight; 621-9850. 9:30pm, $2. See 8 Days a Week.

Mellow Drunk, Beenweevils, DJ Neil Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $6.

Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Simple Plan Fillmore. 9pm, $20.

Los Mocosos, DJ Soulsalaam Elbo Room. 10pm, $8.

Zigaboo Modeliste, Robert Walter, Brian Jordan, Sugarman Three Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $25. San Francisco Funk Festival.

Bob Schneider, Ramsay Midwood, Billy Harvey Bimbo's 365 Club. 9pm, $15.

David Starlight Momi Toby's Cafe, 528 Laguna; 626-1508. 8pm, free.

Ticket to Ride Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Bay Area

Deerhoof, Live Human, Amy X Neuburg and Men, Victor Krummenacher and Bruce Kaphan Mills College, 5000 MacArthur Blvd, Oakl; (510) 430-2334. 7:30pm, $5-10.

Grain USA, Love Is Chemical, Nova Blue Stork Club. 9pm.

Jeffrey Halford and the Healers Ivy Room. 10pm.

Kooken and Hoomen, Attila and Dave Project, J. Hiram Boggs Blakes. 9:30pm, $6.

Mother Hips 19 Broadway. 9pm, $12.

Rose Royce Kimball's East. 8 and 10pm.

Swarm, Displace, Numic, Tounges Bourbon Street. 9pm.

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

Taos Hum Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Victoria Williams, Mark Olson and the Creek Dippers Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $12.

Jazz/new music

Donald Bailey Bacar. 10pm.

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

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

Cannonball Bruno's. 10pm, $7.

Charles Peterson Trio Bird and Beckett Books, 2788 Diamond; 586-3733. 5:30-7:30pm, free.

Charles Unger Experience with Valencia Les Joulins. 8pm.

Danny Gwen Trio Café Claude. 7:30pm.

Five Point Plan Black Cat. 9pm.

Barbara Gainer Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 6-9pm.

Tim Hockenberry Paisley's, 1760 Market; 863-3516. 9:30pm.

Frank Jackson, Larry Vuckovich Bistro 339. 7-11pm.

Jules Broussard Group Enrico's. 8pm.

Ken Fishler Duo Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-11pm.

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

Lady Memfis, King Trio The View, San Francisco Marriott, 39th floor, 55 Fourth St; 896-1600. 5:30pm-1am.

Wynton Marsalis Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. 8pm, $34-90.

Maureen McGovern Plush Room. 8pm, $30.

Paul Vornhagen Quintet Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm.

Post Junk Trio Cosmopolitan Cafe, 121 Spear; 543-4001. 7pm.

Pure Ecstasy Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 9pm.

Kevin Rayhill Chez Spencer, 82 14th St; 864-2191. 7-9pm.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 5-8pm.

'Songs for a New World' Geary Theater, 415 Geary; 749-2228. 10pm, $5.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8pm.

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

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

Urban Jazz Mob Le Colonial, 20 Cosmo Place; 931-3600. 5pm, free.

Gini Wilson Moose's. 8pm.

Bay Area

Kalafya Brown and Fat Jacket Jazz Mingles Lounge, 370 Embarcadero, Jack London Square, Oakl; (510) 693-5808. 4:30-7pm, free.

Hideo Date, Buddy Conner Anna's Jazz Bistro. 8pm.

Kenny Burrell Quintet Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $10-20.

Audra McDonald Zellerbach Hall, Bancroft Way and Telegraph, Berk; (510) 642-9988. 8pm, 32-68.

'Peter Kowald Memorium' 21 Grand, 449B 23rd St, Oakl; (510) 444-7263. 8pm, $6-10 sliding scale.

Hal Stein Downtown. 8pm.

'Words and Music' Chapel of Chimes, 4499 Piedmont, Oakl; (510) 594-9409. 8pm, $10-25 donation.

Folk/world/country

Ho Down Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

Ancient Future Open Secret, 923 C St, San Rafael; (4150 457-4191. 8pm, $12-15.

Marley's Ghost Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50.

Joules Graves, Vienna Teng, Rachel Efron Rose Street House of Music, 1839 Rose, Berk; (510) 594-4000, ext 687. 8pm, $5-20 sliding scale.

Niamh Parsons Espresso Garden, 814 Bascom, San Jose; (408) 847-6982. 8pm, $14-15.

Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic Eagles Hall, 2305 Alameda, Alameda; (415) 285-6285. 8pm, $12.

Dance clubs

Amoeba Music 6pm, free. With Bobbito.

Atomic DNA Lounge. 10pm-4am, $20. Sushi and live DJs.

Blow It Out Yer Ass Oxygen Bar. 9pm-2am, free. With Tom Thump, Kelly, and Oliver.

Breakout Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 6-10pm. Hip-hop, acid-jazz, downtempo, and soul with Joker.

Butterscotch Hush Hush Lounge. 10pm-2am, $5. With DJ Vinnie Esparza.

Cafe Arguello 1499 Valencia; 643-3160. 8-10pm, free. Flamenco dancing.

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

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.

F Cloud 9 Motel. 9pm-3am, $15. House music with DJ Frenchy Le Freak and rotating guests.

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. 9:30pm-2am, free. Dark pop, death disco, and cyber rock with DJs Fernando, Pimprock, and Rodent.

Girlworld Sound Factory. 9pm-4am, $15. A dance party for women with Page Hodel and Ezzy Medina.

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

Going Down 10pm-2am. With DJ Chris Orr.

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

Hot Pants 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, $5, free if you're wearing hot pants. Hip-hop, old-school, and more with Wax Chef and Chelsea Star.

Inside Whisper, 535 Florida; 339-7444. 8pm.

Jillian's 101 Fourth St; 369-6100. 9pm-2am. Top 40 and old-school.

Joypad Club Six. 9pm-2am. With Madrid de los Austrias, John Beltran, Andrew Jervis, and Tom Thump.

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

111 Minna Gallery "Stir Fri-Day," 5-9pm, free. With Duserock.

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

Polly Esther's 9pm-2am. '70s disco, '80s retro, and '90s house and hip-hop.

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

Remedy DNA Lounge. 10pm-5am, $15.

Rise The Stud. 9pm-3am. A lesbian dance club.

Royale 10pm-2am. With DJ Zatch.

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

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

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.

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.

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

Wish 1539 Folsom; 278-WISH. 6-9pm. A weekly happy hour with Om DJs.

Bay Area

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

1001 Nights Club Fusetti. 9pm-2am, $10. Arabic, Persian, Turkish, and international music with DJ Raffy.

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

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

Shattuck Downlow 8pm-2am. Funk, soul, and hip-hop.

Classical

San Francisco Opera War Memorial Opera House, 401 Van Ness; 864-3330. 8pm, $26-175. The company performs Álcina. Also Tues/26.

SFSU chamber music student recital SFSU, Knuth Hall, 19th Ave and Holloway; 338-1432. 1pm, free.

Bay Area

Dominican Winifred Baker Chorale and Orchestra Dominican University, Angelico Concert Hall, 50 Acacia, San Rafael; (415) 485-3236. 7:30pm, $5-10. A fall concert featuring works by Handel, Vivaldi, and Finzi.

saturday 23


Rock/blues/hip-hop

Abel and the Prophets, Scheherazade Stone Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $20.

Frisky Frolics Atlas Cafe. 4-7pm, free.

Gavelston, Amee Chapman Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Groovesmith Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $10.

Lali Puna, Opiate, Styrofoam Bottom of the Hill. 10pm, $12.

Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50.

Lightning Squad Skip's Tavern. 9pm, free.

Allison Lovejoy Rite Spot. 9pm, free.

Jesse Sykes and the Sweet Hereafter, Sid Hillman Cafe du Nord. 11pm, $5.

Om Trio Justice League. 9pm, $12.

Phix, Transcendental Hayride Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $8.

Pop Rocks, Teeze Red Devil Lounge. 9pm, $7.

Saddle Cats Parkside. 10pm.

Sigur Ros with Amina, Siggi Armann Warfield. 8pm, $25.

Sugarman Three, DJ Motion Potion Elbo Room. 10pm, $10.

Superbooty, Miggs Bimbo's 365 Club. 9pm, $20.

Tower of Power Fillmore. 9pm, $32.50.

Toxic Narcotic, Midnight Creeps, Fracas, Rotten Fux Pound-SF. 8pm, $8.

Warlocks, Cuts, Nero Slim's. 9pm, $8.

Victoria Williams, Mark Olson and the Creek Dippers Cafe du Nord. 8pm, $12.

400 Blows, Everything Must Go, Black Furies El Rio. 10pm, $7.

Rusty Zinn with the Dynatones Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $15.

Zoo Station Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Bay Area

Alex and Harriett Bagwell Jones Methodist Church, 1975 Post; 386-5831. 3pm.

Big Big Love, Creature in the Sky, Cleve-land Port Lite. 9pm, $5.

Broun Fellinis, Freaktet 19 Broadway. 9pm, $7.

Company of Prophets, Crown City Rockers, Sisterz of the Underground, Felonious Crew Black Box. 8pm, $10.

Daevid Allen's University of Errors, Vacuum Tree Head Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $8.

Dank Man Shank, Lavish Green, Pound Blakes. 9:30pm, $6.

D.R.I., My Horsey, Oppressed Logic, NME Bourbon Street. 9pm.

Johnny Dilks and the Visitacion Valley Boys Ivy Room. 10pm.

Left Hand Smoke, Chrome Johnson Sweetwater. 9:30pm, $10.

My Life Is on the Line, Century Schoolbook, Giant Haystack Stork Club. 9pm.

Rose Royce Kimball's East. 8 and 10pm.

Vincent Spaulding La Peña Cultural Center. 10:30am, $3-4.

35R Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Jazz/new music

Opie Bellas, Mark Little, David Udolf Paisley's. 9:30pm.

'BJ Papa Jazz Jam' Cafe Prague, 584 Pacific; 433-3811. 11pm.

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

Brad Niven Duo Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-11pm.

Regina Carter Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness; 392-4400. 8pm, $25-36.

Steve Coleman Bruno's. 10pm, $10.

Barbara Cook Curran Theatre, 445 Geary; 512-7770. 2 and 8pm, $30-65.

Sanna Craig, Larry Vuckovich Bistro. 7-11pm.

Gregory James Band Café Claude. 7:30pm.

Alex Kallao Chez Spencer, 82 14th St; 864-2191. 7-9pm.

King Trio The View, San Francisco Marriott, 39th floor, 55 Fourth St; 896-1600. 9pm-1am.

Lady Bianca Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 9pm.

Larry Douglas Quintet with Cecil Wells Les Joulins. 8pm.

Live jazz Ristorante Gondola, 15 Columbus; 956-5528. 7:30pm.

Wynton Marsalis Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. 8pm, $34-90.

Maureen McGovern Plush Room. 8pm, $30.

Ken Muir Moose's. 8pm.

Paul Vornhagen Quintet Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm.

Walter Savage Enrico's. 8pm.

Saya Saito Bacar. 10pm.

'Songs for a New World' Geary Theater, 415 Geary; 749-2228. 10pm, $5.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8pm.

Supplicants Black Cat. 9pm.

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

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

Walter Earl Band Cosmopolitan Cafe, 121 Spear; 543-4001. 7:30pm.

Bay Area

Donald "Duck" Bailey and Distones Jazz Sextet, Rhonda Benin and Soulful Strut Anna's Jazz Bistro. 8pm.

Dave Creamer Jazz Quartet Albatross Pub, 1822 San Pablo, Berk; (510) 843-2473. 9:30pm.

Kenny Burrell Quintet Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $20.

Sean Meehan and Ma++ Ingalls Acme Observatory, Tuva Space, 3192 Adeline, Berk; (510) 649-8744. 8pm.

Post Junk Trio Downtown. 8pm.

'Words and Music' Chapel of Chimes, 4499 Piedmont, Oakl; (510) 594-9409. 8pm, $10-25 donation.

Folk/world/country

Bluegrass Intentions Noe Valley Ministry. 8:15pm, $15.

Gas Men Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

Gamelan Sekar Jaya Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro, Mountain View; (650) 903-6000. 8pm, $12-22.

Niamh Parsons Cayuga Vault, 1100 Soquel, Santa Cruz; (408) 847-6982. 7:30pm, $14-15.

Richard Smith and Julie Adams Sanchez Concert Hall. 7:30pm.

Zydeco Flames Ashkenaz. 9pm, $11.

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. 9:30pm-2am, free. Punk, glam, death rock, and dark wave with Shane, Rick A Mortis, and Arusha.

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

Bella ThirstyBear Brewing Company, 661 Howard; 974-0698. House, R&B, and more.

Body Music Cat Club. 10pm. With Eric Baca, David Harness, and Ruben Mancias.

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.

Cafe Arguello 1499 Valencia; 643-3160. 8-10pm, free. Flamenco dancing.

Diskotech Nectromantika Il Pirata, 2007 16th St; www.houseofvoodoo.com/event.html. 9pm-2am, $5. With Perki, Voodoo, and DJ Jezzebella.

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

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

Gloss Sno-Drift. 9pm. Deep house.

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

Jillian's 101 Fourth St; 369-6100. 9pm-2am. Top 40 and old-school.

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

Kinkyfunk Club Six. 10pm-4am, $10.

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

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

Oxygen Bar 9pm-2am, free. With Alaric.

Polly Esther's 9pm-2am. '70s disco, '80s retro, and '90s house and hip-hop.

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

Royale 10pm-2am, free. With Zatch.

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.

Social Call Beauty Bar. 10pm-2am, free. Classic soul, rock, and hip-hop with Little Gabe.

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.

Undertoe Julip. 8pm-2am. With L. Ron Hubba Hubba and Junior Esteban.

Unity Fuse. 9pm-2am. House music.

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

Zodiac Studio Z. 9pm-5am, $15, free on your Zodiac sign. A psychedelic-art warehouse-style nightclub with DJs Solar, Jeff Chandler, 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.

Shattuck Downlow 8pm-2am. Hip-hop and dancehall.

Classical

San Francisco Opera War Memorial Opera House, 401 Van Ness; 864-3330. 8pm, $26-175. See Thurs/21.

Bay Area

Pierre D'Archambeau, Amadi Hummings, Dennis Helmrich Calvin Simmons Theatre, 10 10th St, Oakl; (510) 451-0775. 7:30pm, $25-35.

Dominican Winifred Baker Chorale and Orchestra St. Vincent De Paul Church, 35 Liberty, Petaluma; (415) 485-3236. 7:30pm, $5-10. A fall concert featuring works by Handel, Vivaldi, and Finzi.

Pacific Chamber Symphony Valley Community Church, 4455 Del Valle Parkway, Pleasanton; (510) 352-3945. 8pm. "The American Radio Hour," a tribute to American composers of the '30s and '40s.

Symphony San Jose Silicon Valley San Jose Center for the Performing Arts, 255 Almaden Blvd, San Jose; (408) 288-2800. 8pm. David Loebel conducts works by John Corigliano, Dvorák, and Stravinsky.

sunday 24


Rock/blues/hip-hop

Del the Funky Homosapien, Aceyalone, People under the Stairs, Motion Man with Kutmasta Kurt Fillmore. 8pm, $25.

Circulatory System, Blaise Smith, Art of Flying Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, $8.

Dave Gleason's Wasted Days, Cowlicks Parkside. 5pm.

DJ Shadow Warfield. 8pm, $25.

Great Highway Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Immolation, Vader, Origin, Berzerker Pound-SF. 7pm, $15.

Lara Price Band Biscuits and Blues. 8:30pm, $5.

Luther Wright and the Wrongs Red Devil Lounge. 9pm, $8.

Rainer Maria, Rilo Kiley, Citizens Hear and Abroad Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $10.

Signal Path Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $4.

Spits, Radio Reelers, Nubs, Deadly Weapons Parkside. 9pm.

Voyager One, Built like Alaska, John Vecchiarelli Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $6.

Bay Area

Chris Clouse Band, Felice, Rust Belt Music Blakes. 9:30pm, $3.

Rose Royce Kimball's East. 5 and 8pm.

Trance Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

'Viv and a Movie' 19 Broadway. 9pm, $5.

Jazz/new music

Don Asher Moose's. 11:30am-2pm.

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

Michael Bluestein Bacar. 8pm.

Steve Coleman Bruno's. 9pm, $10.

Barbara Cook Curran Theatre, 445 Geary; 512-7770. 2pm, $30-65.

Madeline Eastman, Larry Vuckovich, John Wiitala, Danny Spencer Bistro 339. 8pm, $10.

Hollis Golightly L'Amour dans le Four, 1602 Lombard; 775-2134. 9pm, free.

Mike Greensill and friends Moose's. 7-10pm.

Tim Hockenberry Plush Room. 7:30pm, $20.

Maureen McGovern Plush Room. 3pm, $30.

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

Josh Paxton Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-10pm.

Realistic, DJ Aspect Tongue and Groove. 9pm, $5.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 6-10pm.

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

Fred Zimmerman Top of the Mark. 10am-2pm.

Bay Area

Walter Earl Enrico's. 7pm.

Kenny Burrell Quintet Yoshi's. 2 and 8pm, $5-20.

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

Matt Clark Quintet Jazzschool, 2087 Addison, Berk; (510) 845-5373. 4:30pm, $10-15.

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

Vio Rio Anna's Jazz Bistro. 8pm.

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.

Highway One, Stacy Kray Music Store, 66 West Portal; 664-2044. 3-6pm, free.

Niamh Parsons Plough and Stars. 8pm, $10.

Bay Area

Alexandre Cadarso Adelphian Center for the Arts, 2167 Central, Alameda; (650) 468-5389. 7:30pm, $10-15.

Lowen and Navarro Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50.

'Starry Irish Music Session' Starry Plough. 8pm.

Dance clubs

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 Azabache.

Club KY Amnesia. 10pm, free. A queer-multigendered dance club featuring punk, indie-rock, garage, and more with Spike and rotating DJs.

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

Devotion Endup. 8pm, $10. House music with DJ Ruben Mancias guests Julious Papp and Franky Boissy.

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.

Give N Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 7pm-2am. House, Brazilian house, and breaks with Dustin, Riddler, and Mosses.

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.

Nice and Easy Oxygen Bar. 8pm-midnight, free. With DJs Matt, Garth, and special guests.

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.

Ruby Skye 8pm, $30. With Thievery Corporation.

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

SalsaCrazy Sunday Metronome Ballroom. 6:30-11:30pm, $6-15. Salsa dance social and dance lessons.

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

Shack Up! Arrow. 10pm-2am, free. Indie, art rock, soul, psychedelic, new wave, and funk with Tony Machine, Charles Kutch, and Melanie Valentine.

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.

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

Kings of Reggae Shattuck Downlow. 8pm-2am, $5. Hip-hop and dancehall.

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

Platinum Rock Ruby Room. 10pm-2am.

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

Salsa con Sabor Cafe de la Paz, 1600 Shattuck, Berk; (510) 843-0662. 7-11pm, $5.

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

Classical

Del Sol Quartet Noe Valley Ministry. 4pm, $8-12.

San Francisco Concerto Orchestra Cathedral Hill/Opera Plaza, 807 Franklin; 362-6080. 7:30pm, $25. Elaine Kreston and Seth Montfort perform works by Schumann, Chopin, and Charles Wakefield Cadman.

Bay Area

Pacific Chamber Symphony Chabot College, 25555 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward; (510) 352-3945. 3pm. "The American Radio Hour," a tribute to American composers of the '30s and '40s.

San Francisco Symphony Davies Symphony Hall, 401 Van Ness; 864-6000. 7:30pm, $15-69. Violinist Maxim Vengerov performs.

Daniil Shtoda Hertz Hall, UC Berkeley, Bancroft Way and College, Berk; (510) 642-9988. 3pm, $42.

monday 25


Rock/blues/hip-hop

Aluminum Group, Sappington, Built like Alaska Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $8.

Dope, Primer 55, Skinlab, Society One Pound-SF. 8pm, $12.

Dr. Abacus Rite Spot. 9pm, free.

Paula Frazer, Moore Brothers Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, $6.

Vivian Green Bimbo's 365 Club. 8pm, $15.

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

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

Pedro the Lion, Seldom Scientific Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $12.

Porcupine Tree Fillmore. 8pm, $18.50.

Rosey Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $6.

'Viv and a Movie' Red Devil Lounge. 8pm, $10.

Bay Area


Green Eggs and Schramm Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

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

Jazz/new music

Bishop Norman Williams Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

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

Eleonor England, Eddy Sambuaga Elbo Room. 9pm, $5-15.

Kevin Gibbs and Ruth Davies Moose's. 7:30pm.

Art Hirahara, Todd Sickafoose, Scott Amendola Bacar. 9pm.

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

Patrick Maier Band Starlight Room. 8pm.

'New American Music' Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Forum, 701 Mission; 978-ARTS. 8pm, $7-18.

Eric Shifrin Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-10pm.

Lavay Smith Enrico's. 7pm.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 6-10pm.

Subnautic Black Cat. 7pm.

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

Bay Area

Renegade Sidemen Anna's Jazz Bistro. 8pm.

World Star Trio Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $8-10. See 8 Days a Week, page 52.

Folk/world/country

Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $17.50.

Traditional Irish music session Starry Plough. 9pm, free.

Dance clubs

A Case of the Mondays Amnesia. 9pm-2am, free. Funky downtempo classics, deep house, and more with Cracker Jack DJs.

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

Easy Delirium, 3139 16th St; 552-5525. 10pm, free. With Sly and Chad Mitchell.

Electroshock Jezebels Joint. 9:30pm-2am, free. Electro, synth, pop, and dark wave.

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.

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.

Que Sera, Sera Skylark. 9pm-2am, free. With DJs Chang, Christian Clark, Russel Vargas, Mark, and Yvonne.

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

Rhythm Riot Tunnel Top. 10pm-2am, free. Funk, reggae, Latin, rare groove, soul, R&B, and jazz with AM Radio, Stellar Trax, and special guests.

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

Ruby Skye 8pm, $30. With Thievery Corporation.

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.

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

Soul House Red Eye Lounge, 1337 Mission; 437-1337. 10pm-2am, $5. House music with DJs Tune, Abdul, and Mike Anon.

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, $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.

Classical

Mahler song recital Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness; 864-3330. 8pm, $25.

tuesday 26

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Bizar Bazaar Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $4. With Michael Bizar, Simon Rochester, Murph, and Jim Richards.

Etienne de Rocher Bruno's. 9pm, $6.

'For the Love' Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $5. With Pep Love, Soulati, and Greans.

Haujobb, Hocico, psyclon_nine Slim's. 9pm, $23.

Hillbilly Hayride Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, $6.

Librarians, Los Dryheavers Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $5.

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

Swing Session Broadway Studios. 7:15pm, $15.

Tusk, I Love a Parade, Sleeze Band Curve Bar. 9pm.

X Fillmore. 8pm, $25.

Wah Band Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Bay Area

Buddy Craig Band Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Nashville Station, Morning Doves, Seven Secrets Stork Club. 9pm.

Danny Uzilevsky 19 Broadway. 9pm.

Jazz/new music

Cecil Wells Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

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

Barbara Cook Curran Theatre, 445 Geary; 512-7770. 8pm, $30-65.

Fred Ross Project Starlight Room. 8pm.

Jenna Mammina Enrico's. 7pm, call for price. See 8 Days a Week, page 52.

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

Ken Miller and Mark Levine Paradise Pizza Restaurant, 642 Irving; 759-1487. 6:30pm, free.

Ken Muir Moose's. 7:30pm.

Pacific Chamber Symphony Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness; 392-4400. 8pm.

Realistic Black Cat. 9pm.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 6-10pm.

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

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

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

Bay Area

Janbero Anna's Jazz Bistro. 8pm.

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

Tuck and Patti Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $20.

Folk/world/country

Brazilliance Elbo Room. 9pm, $6.

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

Fog City Bluegrass Band Rockin' Java, 1821 Haight; 831-8842. 9:30pm.

Vince Keehan Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

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

Swing Farm and Trout's Rustic Revellers Ashkenaz. 8:30pm, $10.

Dance clubs

Addicted Backflip. 10pm-2am.

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

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

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

Darklands 26 Mix. 9pm, $3. Gothic, post-punk, ethereal, and deathrock.

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.

Gravy Train Dalva. 10pm-2am, free. With DJs Vinnie Esparza, Asti Spumanti, and Jonny Deeper.

Hemlock Tavern 9pm, free. Honky-tonk with Jessie Jane.

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

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

Industry Jezebels Joint. 9:30pm-2am, free. Punk and industrial with DJs Chris, Rabbit, and guests.

Infinite Kaos Oxygen Bar. 9pm-2am, free. With Ikarus and special guests.

Ja Man Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $3. Reggae.

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

Non-Tronika Amber, 718 14th St; 626-7827. 9pm-2am, free. A rock dance club with Andre Lucero, Nikola Baytala, and Ray Muller.

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

Taco Tuesday Border Cantina; 626-0414. 5-10pm, free. House music with M3, Anthony Garlic, Chulada, and special guests.

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

Totality Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 9pm-2am, free. Hip-hop, dancehall, downtempo, acid jazz, and breaks with DJs Alexander, Joker, Kurse, Inque, and Yamu.

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

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 spin '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.

Classical

Pacific Chamber Symphony Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness; 392-4400. 8pm. "The American Radio Hour," a tribute to American composers of the '30s and '40s.

San Francisco Opera War Memorial Opera House, 401 Van Ness; 864-3330. 8pm, $26-175. See Fri/22.

SFSU voice students recital Knuth Hall, SFSU, 19th Ave and Holloway; 338-1432. 1pm, free.

Bay Area

CSUH Percussion Ensemble recital California State University, Hayward, University Theatre, 258000 Carlos Bee Blvd, Hayward; (510) 885-3261. Noon, free.

Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, and Chamber Winds concert California State University, Hayward, University Theatre, 258000 Carlos Bee Blvd, Hayward; (510) 885-3261. 8pm, $5-7. Works by Kurka Bergsma, Balmages, Gillingham, Whitacre, Litton, Young, and George; conducted Ann Porter and Timothy M. Smith.