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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 29

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Ass Baboons of Venus, Chum Frink, Experimental Dental School, Leavenworth Sound System, DJ Zero K, Neighborhood Bass Coalition All-Stars Club Galia. 8pm. See 8 Days a Week, page 42.

Black Cat Music, Apes, Bluebird Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $7.

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

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

Chop Tops Elbo Room. 9pm, $6.

Eugene Huggins Saloon. 9:30pm.

Jimbo Trout and Fishpeople Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Ledisi Bruno's. 9pm, $7.

Lexie Blond Soul Rasselas Jazz (California). 9pm.

Loop Station, Mark Curcio Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm.

Melvin Seals and Rhythm Factory Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $8.

Jason Mraz, Martina Sorbara Virgin Megastore, 2 Stockton; 397-4525. 6pm, free. In-store appearance. Slim's. 8pm, $12.

Ragtime Germs, Eric Landmark Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Sex Gang Children, Penis Fly Trap, Black Ice Pound-SF. 9pm, $14.

Thermals, Low Flying Owls, Film School Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $7.

Youth Gone Wild, Dare to Fly, Pushovers Kimo's. 9pm.

Bay Area

Chrome Johnson Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Drunk Horse, C Average, Ociffer Stork Club. 9pm.

4 Pot Peace, Brittany Shane Band 19 Broadway. 9pm.

Groovehammer Jupiter. 8pm.

Magic City Chamber of Commerce Sweetwater. 8pm. "Soundwood Jam."

Mikie Lee Prasad Blakes. 10pm-midnight, free.

Jonathan Richman Old Ironsides, 1901 10th St., Sacramento; (916) 443-9751. 9pm, $12.

Jazz/new music

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

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

BJ Papa and friends Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-10:30pm.

Cantando um Samba Café do Brasil, 1106 Market; 826-9287. 7-10pm, free.

Charles Unger Experience Les Joulins. 8pm.

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

11th Commandment Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 9pm.

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

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

Paul H Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

One Nation Underground Trio Succotash Restaurant, 535 Florida; 503-1100. 5-7:30pm, free.

Kate Pittard Butterfly. 7-10pm.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 7-11pm.

Leonard Thompson Bacar. 9pm.

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

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

Paula West Plush Room. 8pm, $25.

Bay Area

John Santos and Elio Villafranca Noe Valley Ministry. 8:30pm, $17.

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

Folk/world/country

Philip Claypool Parkside. 9pm, $5.

Teja Gerken, Mariah Larkin, Steven Stein Bazaar Café, 5927 California; 831-5620. 7pm, free.

'SF Songwriters Showcase' Broadway Studios. 8pm, $5.

Dan Wills, Eric Thompson, Amee Chapman Last Day Saloon. 9pm.

Bay Area

Paul Brady Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse. 8pm, $17.50.

Cocodril Ashkenaz. 8pm, $9.

Midnight on the Water Smiley's Schooner Saloon and Hotel, 41 Wharf Rd, Bolinas; (415) 868-1311. 9pm.

Whiskey Brothers Albatross Pub, 1822 San Pablo, Berk; (510) 843-2473. 9pm.

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 Wally Calliero.

B.E.D. Cellar. R&B, old-school, and hip-hop with Blaqwest, Phiness, and rotating 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.

Club Sorted Edinburgh Castle. 10pm-2am, free. Indie, Britpop, new wave, and much more.

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.

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

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.

Eye 2 Eye Cloud 9 Motel. 9pm-2am, $5. With DJs Said and rotating resident DJs.

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

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

Indulgence Starlight Room. 9pm-2am.

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.

Official Wednesdays Liquid. 9pm, free. Hip-hop, soul, classics, and more.

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

Paradise Sitio. 10pm-2am, $5 before 11pm. House and urban grooves with Mike Anon, Tune, Abdul, and special guests.

Polyphonic 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, $2. With DJs Evol, Funky J. Vibe, Jen 10, and Stiga.

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.

Rock 'n' Roll Rodeo Butter. 8pm.

Royale 9pm-2am. With DJ El-S.

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

Skank Jezebel's 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.

The Stud 9pm. Funk and punk with DJ Owl.

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 lesson 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.

Classical

San Francisco Symphony Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. 8pm, $15-87. The symphony performs works by Debussy, Boulez, and Ravel; Michael Tilson Thomas conducts. Also Thurs/30 and Fri/31.

thursday 30

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Atomic Mint Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Boy Explodes, E-Zee Tiger Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Cecil 'P-Nut' Daniels and the Horn Dogs Blue Lamp. 9pm, $3.

Chris Milano Project, Eric McFadden Trio Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, $5.

Cursive, Velvet Teen, Race for Titles Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $10.

Dead to Fall, Impaled, Blessing the Hogs, Welcome to Your Life, Fate Thirteen Pound-SF. 7pm, $9.

'Gay Shame Benefit' Eagle Tavern. 9pm, $5.

Alvon Johnson Rasselas Jazz (California). 9pm.

Karney Red Devil Lounge. 9pm, $6.

Kurt and Cammie, Monkey Wagon Edinburgh Castle Pub. 9:30pm, free.

Ledisi with Anibade Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $8.

Cathy Lemons Saloon. 9:30pm.

Maestro Pat O'Shea's, 3848 Geary; 752-3148. 9:30pm.

Mofo Party Band Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $7.50.

Monkey Wagon, Diggsville, Mark and Gammie Edinburgh Castle. 9pm.

Municipal Waste, Cal-Mex and the Riff Merchants 330 Ritch. 9pm.

Toni Pope Oxygen Bar. 9pm-2am.

Ray Obiedo's Funk Radio, Karl Perazzo Boom Boom Room. 9:30pm.

Runs, Maids, Jipsters Curve Bar. 9pm, $5.

John Sinclair and His Blues Scholars Slim's. 9pm, $12.

Sun Kings Tongue and Groove. 10pm, $6.

Viva L'American Death Ray Music, Killer's Kiss, Cuts Parkside. 10pm, $8.

Bay Area

Animators Red Rock, 201 Castro, Mountain View; (650) 967-4473. 8pm.

Hope Chest, Sway, Boat Club, Sciflyer Oakland Metro. 9pm.

Lessick, UHF, Brian Kenney Fresno Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $5.

Love Kills Love, Yellow Press Stork Club. 9pm.

Mojo Apostle, Amp Sex, Stick Shift Riot, Rocking Chair Rooster's Roadhouse. 9pm.

'Super Sabado Gigante' Burnt Ramen Studios, 104 21st St, Richmond; (510) 215-8789. 7:30pm. With Municipal Waste, Guyana Punch Line, Born/Dead, Kylesa, Iron Lung, Voetsek, and Case of Emergency. See "Thrashamundo," page 31.

Transcendental Hayride 19 Broadway. 9pm.

W.C. Easy and the Allstars Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Jazz/new music

Paolo Angeli, Mark Trayle Luggage Store Gallery. 8pm, $6-10.

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

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.

Crater Bruno's. 9pm, $5.

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

Josh Jones Bacar. 9pm.

Julie Kelly Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm, free.

Kenny Barron Quartet Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness; 392-4400. 8pm, $25-36.

Kurt Ribak Trio Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

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

Brian Melvin Enrico's. 7pm.

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

Randy Craig Quartet Bobby Ryder's, 312 Harriet; 934-1655. 7-11pm, free.

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

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8pm.

Swing Session Top of the Mark. 8:30-11:30pm, $5.

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.

Paula West Plush Room. 8pm, $25.

Cassandra Wilson Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $28. Also Fri/31.

Bay Area

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

Mimi Fox Downtown. 8pm.

Len Paterson Trio Jupiter. 8pm.

Anton Swartze and friends Baltic. 7:30pm, $5.

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

McCoy Tyner Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $26.

Folk/world/country

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

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

Tony McMahon Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Tipsy House Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

Houston Jones Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse. 8pm, $16.50.

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.

Blarney Stone 5701 Geary; mofongovibe.tripod.com. 10pm-2am, $2-3. With Monte Carlo and Oliver Goss.

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.

Collective Cellar. 9:30pm, $10. R&B, soul, and hip-hop with Jerry Ross, Daymitreeus, and Daniella.

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.

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.

Ignight The Top. 10pm-2am, $5. House, progressive, and breaks with Taj, Reza, Dave Madix, and guests.

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.

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

Make-Out Room 8:30pm, $6. With Superbacana, DJ Vanka, and other guests.

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.

A Rave Called Andy Club Six. 9pm-2am, $5. With DJ Markie, Mei-Lwun, Simon, Jonah, Guthrie, Gabe, and Teemoney.

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.

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.

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

Three Dollar Bill - A Rather Queer Party 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, $3.

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.

Grateful Dead DJ Nite Ashkenaz. 10pm-2am, $6. With Digital Dave.

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 Symphony Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. 2pm, $15-87. See Wed/29.

friday 31

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Big Midnight, Red Tiger Church Parkside. 9pm.

Bud E Luv Big Band and Casino Royale, Mr. Lucky and the Cocktail Party, DJ California

Comfy Chair, Ultra Nada, Golden Gods, Hand Off Kimo's. 9pm.

Cowboy Mouth, Maroon 5, Peak Show Slim's. 9pm, $20. See 8 Days a Week, page 42.

Deadfalls, Riot-A-Go-Go, Kung Fu Chicken Balazo/Mission Badlands Gallery, 2811 Mission; 920-0896. 8:30pm, $4.

Edna Love Blue Lamp. 9pm, $5.

Fightmaster, Airshow, Dimestore Radio Voodoo Lounge. 9pm, $6.

Finding Stella Cherry Bar and Lounge. 9pm, $8.

Flak Jak Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Frances8, DJ Sharon Buck, DJ Vanessa 26 Mix. 7:30pm, $5.

Harold Ray Live in Concert, Easys Tempest. 9:30pm, $5.

Jackie Payne and Steve Edmundson Band Rasselas Jazz (California). 9pm.

Kid Bimbo's 365 Club. 9pm, $20.

Mark Hummel Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $15.

Susan James Saloon. 4-8pm.

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

Alvon Johnson Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 6-9pm.

Lane and the Bad Ass Chicken Bones, Acoustic Son Pat O'Shea's, 3848 Geary; 752-3148. 7-9pm.

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

Mista Sinista Amoeba Music. 6pm, free.

Nobody from Ipanema Elbo Room. 10pm, $8.

'Not in Our Name Benefit Concert' Berkeley Community Theater, 1930 Allston Way, Berk; (510) 594-4076. 7:30pm, $30-80. Featuring Ani DiFranco, Michael Franti's Spearhead, Fine Arts Militia with Chuck D., Saul Williams, and others; proceeds benefit AWOL magazine, Central Committee of Conscientious Objectors, and Not In Our Name.

Opeth, Paradise Lost, Tapping the Vein Pound-SF. 7pm, $16.

Orixa, Moodstack, Dead on Planet Earth Tongue and Groove. 9pm, $8.

Joe Satriani Fillmore. 9pm, $35. Also Sat/1.

Brittany Shane, Still Velvet Lounge. 5pm, $10 donation. A benefit for the Leukemia Foundation.

Shitones Beach Chalet. 8:30pm.

Throw Rag, Les Sans Culottes, Libertines, Brooklyn Brown Grass Bottom of the Hill. 9:30pm, $8.

Trigger Fish, Chi-Hitch, Mica Lee Williams, Jamie Jenkins, Joan Pezz Red Devil Lounge. 9pm, $10.

Staci Twigg, Sunshine Club, John Vecchiarelli Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, $7.

Zmrzlina, Ebb and Flow Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Bay Area

Anatomy of a Ghost Stork Club. 9pm.

Boom Shanka Smiley's Schooner Saloon and Hotel, 41 Wharf Rd, Bolinas; (415) 868-1311. 9pm.

Circle of 5ths, Playing Dead, Asylum, 8 Fold Path Pine Street, 875 Rincon, Livermore; (925) 606-8266. 8:30pm, $6.

Deadweight, Red Pocket, Loretta Lynch Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $6.

Eric McFadden Trio Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Howlers Baltic. 9:30pm, $5.

Stung, Zoo Station Blakes. 9:30pm, $7.

'Super Sabado Gigante' 924 Gilman. 8pm, $5. With Kung Fu Rick, Breakfast, Crucial Unit, Guyana Punch Line, Lack of Interest, and Artimus Pyle. See "Thrashamundo," page 31.

Taunted, Baysik, Hell Break, Ele, Darken Fluid Rooster's Roadhouse. 9pm.

Terry Hanck and the Soul Rockers Ivy Room. 10pm.

Jazz/new music

Alphabet Soup Bruno's. 9pm, $7.

Donald 'Duck' Bailey Bacar. 10pm.

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

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

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

Charles Unger Experience with Valencia Les Joulins. 8pm.

Chuck Peterson Trio Bird and Beckett Books and Records, 2788 Diamond; 586-3733. 5:30pm.

Danny Grewen Trio Café Claude. 7:30-10:30pm.

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.

Latin Tinge Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm, free.

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

One Nation Underground Trio Le Colonial, 20 Cosmo Place; 931-3600. 5-9pm, free.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 5:30-8:30pm.

John Santos and Elio Villafranca Noe Valley Ministry. 8:30pm, $17. Also Sat/1.

Sonata Pi Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 9pm.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8:30pm.

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.

Larry Vuckovich Bistro 339. 7-11pm.

Paula West Plush Room. 8pm, $30.

Cassandra Wilson Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $28.

Gini Wilson Moose's. 8pm.

Bay Area

Invocation, Damon Smith 21 Grand, 449B 23rd St, Oakl; (510) 444-7263. 8pm, $6-10.

McCoy Tyner Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $28.

Yair Evnine Quartet Jazzschool, 2087 Addison, Berk; (510) 845-5373. 5-7pm, $2-5 suggested donation.

Folk/world/country

Moh Alileche Clarion Music Center, 816 Sacramento; 391-1317. 8pm, $15.

Bat Makumba, Alma Melocosa 19 Broadway. 9pm, $7.

Gasmen Plough and Stars. 9pm.

'International Guitar Night' Presentatation Theater, University of San Francisco, 2350 Turk; 242-4500. 8pm, $35.

One Horse Town Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Judy Reseigne Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

Jim Santi Owen and friends 848 Community Space, 848 Divisadero; info@jimsantiowen.com. 8pm, $10-15 sliding scale.

Bay Area

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

Kapalakiko Hawaiian Band and Hula Dancers Little Fox Theatre, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City; (650) 369-4119. 8pm, $12.

'A Lo Cubano' La Peña Cultural Center. 8 and 10pm, $8-15.

Mark St. Mary and his Zydeco Band Eagles Hall, 2305 Alameda, Alameda; (415) 285-6285. 9pm, $12.

Mas Cabeza Jupiter. 8pm.

Jose Roberto and friends Cafe de la Paz, 1600 Shattuck, Berk; (510) 843-0662. 10pm, $5.

Sister I-Live Ashkenaz. 9:30pm, $12.

Dance clubs

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

Booty Slappin' Hoedown Club Six. 10pm-4am, $10. With DJ Romanowski, Soulsalaam, DJ Seven, Tom Thump, and DJ Zeph.

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

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.

Cheap Trick The Stud. 10pm-4am. Electro, indie, mod, pop, and rock with Big Red 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.

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

GhettoDisco Fuse. 6pm-2am, free. House, disco, soul, and funk with DJs Hawthorne, Nate Harrison, and Miss Julip.

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

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

Hai Karate! Hush Hush Lounge. 10pm-2am.

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

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

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

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

Mexican Bus Board at Chevy's Restaurant, 201 Third St; 543-8060. 9:15pm-2am, $38 (includes cover charges), reservations required. Come aboard this bus for a dance club tour that will take you to three clubs that feature live Latin and Caribbean music.

Neo Eon One Oxygen Bar. 9pm-2am. Electro soundscapes.

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. With Julius Papp, Franky Boissy, and Miguel Migs.

Royale 10pm-2am. With DJ Zatch.

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

Simmah Down AsiaSF. 9pm. A house breaks CD-release party for Terry Mullen; Solo and Swingkidd also perform.

Sluts of Sound Sublounge, 628 20th St; 552-3603. 9pm. House music with M3, Anthony Garlic, and guests.

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 with Misa Sinista.

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.

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

Faculty Artists Series San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Hellman Hall, 1201 Ortega; 759-3475. 8pm, $10-15. Pianist Paul Hersh and violinist Stefan Hersh perform works by Brahms.

San Francisco Symphony Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. 8pm, $15-87. See Wed/29.

Bay Area

Dark Sky Blue Dream Chabot Space and Science Center, Ask Jeeves Planetarium, 10000 Skyline Blvd, Oakl; (510) 336-7300. 8pm, $12-15. Violinist Julia Ogrydziak and pianist Elaine Chew perform.

Orchestre National de Lyon Hertz Hall, Bancroft Way at College, UC Berkeley, Berk; (510) 642-9988. 8pm, $42. The orchestra performs works by Stravinsky, Boulez, Wagner, and Schöenberg.

saturday 1

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Animators Sacred Grounds Cafe, 2095 Hayes; 387-3859. 8pm.

Bar Feeders, Glen Meadmore 220 Club, 220 Jones; 673-3384. 10pm, $5-10.

Mike Barfield, Bellyachers Parkside. 10pm, $8.

'Battle of the Bands' Pound-SF. 1pm, $8.

Blatant Curve Bar. 8pm, $5.

Detachment Kit, Actionslacks, DeathXDeath Bottom of the Hill. 10pm, $7.

DJ Greyboy Elbo Room. 10pm, $10.

Groundation Last Day Saloon. 9:30pm, $7.

John Lee Hooker Jr. Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm.

Johnny Marr and the Healers, Mellowdrone Bimbo's 365 Club. 9pm, $20. See Critic's Choice.

Nik Freitas Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Nuclear Assault, Crematorium, All That Remains, Warning SF Pound-SF. 8pm, $15.

PBR Street Gang, Alex Walsh, Andrew Kelsey Tongue and Groove. 8:30pm, $10.

Pseudopod, Kingstreet Crossing Red Devil Lounge. 9pm, $10.

Quality Hog, Pork Chop Express Voodoo Lounge. 9pm, $6.

Radio Reelers, Muggers Tempest. 9pm.

Real Sippin' Whiskeys Blue Lamp. 9:30pm, $6.

Roots of Orchis, Run Return, Continental Kimo's. 9pm.

Joe Satriani Fillmore. 9pm, $35.

Scramblers, Young Trade, Hot Wire Titans, Black Furies Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $7.

Virgil Shaw Amoeba Music. 2pm.

Superbooty, Luke Alexander Slim's. 9pm, $20.

Ticket to Ride Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Bay Area

Circle Of 5ths, Venting Machine, Severe, Slider Anywhere Cafe, 6231 Pacific, No. 2, Stockton; (209) 951-8970. 6pm, $6.

Duckbutter, S.H.A.T., Feldmans, American Terrorists Burnt Ramen Studios, 104 21st St, Richmond; (510) 215-8789. 7pm, $5. A benefit for SPAM Records.

Eric McFadden Trio Ivy Room. 10pm.

JND, Bray, Tyler Allen and friends Blakes. 9:30pm, $6.

Luxt, Reaction 31, Tongues, Beneath the Surface Rooster's Roadhouse. 9pm.

Lazy I, Complexity, A Jazz, A.C. Mac, D.B.K., Burnt and Sara Kennedy, DJ Drewski, DJ Progress, Outspoken Bjornson Hall, 2258 MacArthur, Oakl; (510) 384-7874. 7-11pm, $8.

Research and Development, Whore, Jesse Quattro Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $5.

'Super Sabado Gigante' 924 Gilman. 8pm, $5. With Shank, Municipal Waste, Kylesa, Holier Than Thou, Reagan SS, and Burn Your Bridges. See "Thrashamundo," page 31.

Swing Society Rancho Nicasio, On the Town Square, Nicasio; (415) 662-2219. 8pm, $5-7.

Texas Twisters Baltic. 9:30pm, $5.

Jazz/new music

'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.

Brian Moran/Safa Shokrai Duo Restaurante Gondola, 15 Columbus; 956-5528. 7:30pm.

Jamie Davis Enrico's. 8pm.

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

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

Latin Tinge Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm, free.

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

Marcus Shelby Orchestra Bruno's. 10pm, $7.

Ken Muir Moose's. 8pm.

John Santos and Elio Villafranca Noe Valley Ministry. 8:30pm, $17.

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.

Paula West Plush Room. 8pm, $30.

Bay Area

Hal Stein Quartet Downtown. 8pm.

Nik Phelps and the Sprocket Ensemble 21 Grand, 449B 23rd St, Oakl; (415) 681-3189. 7:30 and 9:30pm, $7-10.

Hal Stein Downtown. 8pm.

McCoy Tyner Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $28.

Folk/world/country

Kat Downs Brainwash. 8-9:30pm, free.

Key Lime Pie Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Rock Soup Ramblers Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

Tipsy House Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

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

HYIM La Peña Cultural Center. 9pm, $8-25 sliding scale.

San Francisco Guitar Quartet Dance Palace Community Center, Fifth and B Streets, Point Reyes Station; (415) 663-1075. 8pm, $10-12.

Tipsy House Albatross Pub, 1822 San Pablo, Berk; (510) 843-2473. 9:30pm.

Zydeco Flames Ashkenaz. 9:30pm, $12.

Dance clubs

AmbiSonic Oxygen Bar. 9pm-2am, free. Downtempo and breaks with DJ Azimuth and XanX.

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

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

Asylum Jezebel's 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.

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.

Chinese New Year Party SomArts Gallery, 934 Brannan; www.anonsalon.com. 9pm-5am, $15. With DJs Doc Martin, Jeno, Tracy, Foxgluv, Little John, Laird, DJ Seven, Shawna, Stryder, and Rob Monroy.

Escape Club Six. 9pm-2am, $3. With DJs Volsoc, Tung, Ms. E, Dov, Anon, and Adam Ohana.

Fashion Victim Blind Tiger. 9pm-2am. House music with Re Pete and David C.

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

Gloss Sno-Drift. 9pm. Deep house.

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.

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

Melon DNA Lounge. 10pm-4am, $15. House, beats, and breaks with Circulation, Dano, JZ, and Cracker Jack.

Mexican Bus Board at Chevy's Restaurant, 201 Third St; 543-8060. 9:15pm-2am, $38 (includes cover charges), reservations required. Come aboard this bus for a dance club tour that takes you to three clubs featuring live Latin and Caribbean music.

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

The Party Cellar. 9:30pm, $10. House and hip-hop with rotating DJs.

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.

Rock Kelly's Mission Rock. 10pm-4am, $10. Hip-hop, R&B, reggae, soul, and more wtih Derrick D, Rayzarckus, Royce Rufino, Hostyle, Goldenchyld, Detect, Shortkut, Mr. E, Butter B., Big Shirl, E-Swift, and Paulytek.

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.

She Said Cat Club. 9pm, $6. With Reverend Slick, Miz Margo, and guests.

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

Soul Cinema Amnesia. 9pm-2am, $5. Soulful house and funky breaks with DJ Little John.

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.

Tease Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 9pm, $3. House with DJ Dimilo.

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.

Wiggle An Sibin. 8pm-2am, $5. Downtempo, house, and breaks with DJ Believe, Michael, Ron Ison, DJ Freak, and Swank.

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.

Groove Garden 2398 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, Fairfax. 8pm, $12. A monthly "dancetribal" gathering.

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

Avenue Winds Recital Lakeside Presbyterian Church, 201 Eucalyptus Dr; 564-8833. 5pm, free. This program features works by Arnold, Deslandres, Harbison, and Skolnik.

Piano master class San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Hellman Hall, 1201 Ortega; 759-3475. 10am, $10-15. Leon Fleisher performs.

Bay Area

Orchestre National de Lyon Hertz Hall, Bancroft Way at College, UC Berkeley, Berk; (510) 642-9988. 8pm, $30-52. The orchestra performs works by Stravinsky, Debussy, and Ravel.

San Francisco State University Symphony Walnut Creek Presbyterian Church, 1801 Lacassie, Walnut Creek; (415) 338-1442. 8pm, $5-10. This program features works by Beethoven and Schumann; Gregory Magie conducts.

'Songs of Peace: A Concert in Service of Peace and Spirit' Dance Palace Community Center, Fifth and B Streets, Point Reyes Station; (415) 663-1075. 7pm, $15. Mary Watkins, Ernie Mansfield, Jan Martinelli, and Joyce Kouffman perform.

sunday 2

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Anatomy of the Ghost, Clarity Process Kimo's. 9pm.

'Blues Jam' Blue Lamp. 9pm, free.

Bob Log III, Coachwhips, Hydro Guru Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $8. See "8 Days a Week," page 42.

Art Garfunkel Fillmore. 8pm, $45.

Hella, Bottled Og, 10 Grand Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Jimbo Trout and the Fish People Parkside. 5pm, free.

Cas Lucas Hotel Utah Saloon. 7pm, $5.

Luminar, Highwater Rising, Run for Cover Lovers Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $6.

Midnight to 12, Second Mile, Mynus, Rob Red Devil Lounge. 9pm, $10.

Neurohumors, Mushroom Voodoo Lounge. 9pm, free.

Bay Area

Debbie Fier Montclair Women's Club, 1650 Mountain Blvd, Oakl; (510) 535-2180. 4-6pm.

David Friesen, Michael Manring, Steve Lawson Little Fox Theatre, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City; (650) 366-3696. 8pm, $14.

Fritz and Bobo, Mutant Sidekicks Rancho Nicasio, On the Town Square, Nicasio; (415) 662-2219. 4pm, free.

Mojo Madness Smiley's Schooner Saloon and Hotel, 41 Wharf Rd, Bolinas; (415) 868-1311. 8pm.

Reorchestra, Telepathy, Endure Blakes. 9:30pm, $3.

Shakira Oakland Arena, 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakl; (510) 762-2277. 7:30pm, $35-69.50.

Jazz/new music

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

Beatnik Burlesque Bruno's. 9pm, $7.

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

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

Caroline and Fletcher Duo Rock Soup. 11:30am.

Walter Earl Enrico's. 7pm.

Laurent Fourgo L'Amour dans le Four, 1602 Lombard; 775-2134. 9:30pm, free.

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

Henry Irvin Trio Bird and Beckett Books and Records, 2788 Diamond; 586-3733. 6pm.

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

Lost Cats Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

Celia Malheiros, Larry Vuckovich, Perry Thoorsell Bistro 339. 5:30-8pm, $10.

Neurohumors, Mushroom Voodoo Longe. 7pm, free.

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

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 7-11pm.

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

Paula West Plush Room. 5pm, $25.

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

Bay Area

Andy Milne and Dapp Theory Jazzschool, 2087 Addison, Berk; (510) 845-5373. 8pm, $12-18.

Debbie Fier Montclair Women's Club, 1650 Mountain Blvd, Oakl; (510) 535-2180. 4-6pm, $10-20.

Joe Livoti Mezze Restaurant and Bar, 3407 Lakeshore, Oakl; (510) 663-2500. Noon-2pm.

Michael Bluestein Trio Jazzschool, 2087 Addison, Berk; (510) 845-5373. 4:30pm, $12-18.

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

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

McCoy Tyner Yoshi's. 2 and 8pm, $5-28.

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.

Andy Friedman and Paul Curreri Hotel Utah Saloon. 8pm.

'Irish Night' Ireland's 32. 9pm.

James McMurtry, Tim Bluhm Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $12.

Theo Page and George Grasso Plough and Stars. 8pm, free.

Bay Area

Danubius Anna's Jazz Bistro. 8-10pm, $5.

Emmit Powell and the Gospel Elites Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse. 8pm, $16.50.

IRE La Peña Cultural Center. 7pm, $10.

'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.

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

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

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

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

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.

Outer Mind Music and Salon Oxygen Bar. 8pm-midnight. With DJ Chakka.

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-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.

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.

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

Gilles Apa and friends SFSU, Creative Arts Building, McKenna Theatre, 19th Ave and Holloway; 338-1442. 3pm, free. The violinist performs works by Bartók; Tibetan, Romanian, and Jewish folk songs; and more.

Candlelight Soirée Temple United Methodist Church, 1111 Junipero Serra Blvd; 585-8046. 5pm, $5-15. The Temple United Methodist Church presents "From Bach to Barber," featuring the Elixir Chamber Orchestra, baritone Frank Daniels, and oboist Janet Archibald.

Donald Pippin's Pocket Opera Martin Meyer Auditorium, Temple Emanu-El, 2 Lake; 972-8930, www.pocketopera.org. 3pm, $16-32.

Englander House Victorian Mansion Concert Victorian Englander House, 807 Franklin; 362-6080. 7pm, $25. The San Francisco Concerto Orchestra performs a French program.

Faculty Artists Series San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Hellman Hall, 1201 Ortega; 759-3475. 8pm, $10-15. Jack Van Geem and Nancy Zeltsman perform Michael Tilson Thomas's Island Music and works by Schwantner, Barber, Debussy, and Rolfe.

Four Seasons Concerts Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness; 392-4400. 4pm, $25-35. Baritone Thomas Buckner performs.

Roberto Prosseda Noe Valley Ministry. 7pm, $8-10. The pianist performs works by Chopin.

Vadim Repin Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. 7:30pm, $15-69. The violinist performs with pianist Boris Berezovsky.

San Francisco Symphony Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. 2pm, $16-60. A Chinese New Year celebration program featuring erhu player Jiebing Chen, the Crystal Children's Choir, soprano Manhua Gao, composer Gang Situ, traditional lion dancers, and Chinese drummers; Edwin Outwater conducts.

Schola Cantorum National Shrine of St. Francis of Assisi, 610 Vallejo; 983-0405. 4pm, free. This concert features works by Victoria, Byrd, and Lauridsen; John Renke directs.

String Circle St. Kevin's Church, 704 Cortland; 820-1429. 7:30pm, $6-10. The string quartet performs works by Arvo Pärt, Purcell, and Beethoven.

Bay Area

Salvatore Licitra Zellerbach Hall, Bancroft Way at Telegraph, Berk; (510) 642-9988. 7pm. The Italian tenor performs with the San Francisco Opera Orchestra.

Oakland Youth Orchestra Winter Concert First Congregational Church, 2501 Harrison, Oakl; (510) 3pm, $8-12. The Oakland Youth Orchestra performs works by Beethoven, Gershwin, and others.

monday 3

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Animators Voodoo Lounge. 9pm.

Circle Jerks, GBH Fillmore. 8pm, $17.50.

Division of Laura Lee, Burning Brides, Catheters, Brian Kenny Fresno Bottom of the Hill. 8:15pm, $8.

David Friesen, Steve Lawson Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $7.

Sleater-Kinney, Black Keys Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $14.50.

Texas Thieves, Nothing Yet, Remnants Kimo's. 9pm.

'ViV and a Movie' Red Devil Lounge. 7pm, $10. See 8 Days a Week, page 42.

Bay Area

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

Jazz/new music

Bishop Norman Williams Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

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

Eaton/Barics Quintet Bruno's. 9pm.

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

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

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

Noel Jewkes, Jules Broussard, Larry Vuckovich, Michael Zisman, Harold Jones Bistro 339. 7:30-10pm, $10.

Nik Phelps and the Sprocket Ensemble 111 Minna Gallery. 7:30 and 9:30pm, $7-10.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 7-11pm.

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

Lavay Smith Enrico's. 7pm.

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

Bay Area

'Cal State Hayward Fundraiser' Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $10-30.

Folk/world/country

'Just Plain Folks Open Mic Night' Voodoo Lounge. 7pm, free. With Andy Z.

Open mic Hotel Utah Saloon. 7pm, free. With Bob Willard.

Bay Area

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 Jezebel's Joint. 9:30pm-2am, free. Electro, synth, pop, and dark wave.

Elevate Cellar. 9:30pm, free. R&B, hip-hop, old-school, acid jazz, and downtempo with Inque, DJ Kurse, and Paradox.

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. 10pm-2am, free. With Forest Green, Joe Rice, and others.

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.

Self-Serve DJ Night Sublounge, 628 20th St; 552-3603. 9pm. 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.

S.I.N. Cellar. 9pm, free. With rotating DJs.

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. 9pm-2am, $5, free before 11pm. 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.

Shattuck Down Low 9pm, $3. With local DJs and artists.

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

Classical

Faculty Artists Series San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Hellman Hall, 1201 Ortega; 759-3475. 8pm, $10-15. David Burkhart, Jeffrey Anderson, Mark Lawrence, John Engelkes, Jonathan Ring, and Robert Ward perform.

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Rock/blues/hip-hop

'Bizar Bazaar' Boom Boom Room. 9:30pm, $4.

Kasey Chambers Fillmore. 8pm, $25.

From Bubblegum to Sky, Irving Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $6. See 8 Days a Week, page 42.

I Love a Parade, Kylesa, Hightone Son of a Bitch, Laudanum Curve Bar. 9pm.

Faux Jean Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $6.

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

Sleater-Kinney, Black Keys Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $14.50.

Bay Area

Rolling Stones HP Pavilion, 525 W Santa Clara, San Jose; (408) 287-9200. 8pm, $50-300.

Jazz/new music

Dave Berstein Enrico's. 7pm.

Cecil Wells Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

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

Dapp Theory Bruno's. 9pm, $6.

Howard Wiley and the Twenty-First Century Negro Project Intersection for the Arts, 446 Valencia; 626-3311. 8pm, $12-15 sliding scale.

Kurt Ribak Trio Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

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

Ken Muir Moose's. 7:30pm.

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

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

Adam Shulman Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-10pm.

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

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

Michael Zisman Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm, free.

Bay Area

Dan Damond Baltic. 5pm, free.

Mal Sharpe and Big Money in Jazz Ivy Room. 10pm.

Steve Tyrell Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $24.

Folk/world/country

Bat Makumba Elbo Room. 9pm, $6.

Traditional Irish music session Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

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

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 performance.

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.

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

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

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

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

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

Mayonnaise Skylark. 9pm, free. House music with special guest Rolfe.

Network Lounge Sno-Drift. 9pm-2am.

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.

Oxygen Bar 7pm-2am. With DJ Cooking with Kurt.

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.