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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 19

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Afro-Cuban Funk Rasselas Jazz (California). 9pm.

Anthony B., Junior Kelly, Norris Man, Chrisinti Slim's. 9pm, $27.

'Battle of the Bands' Pound-SF. 7pm, $8. With AM Radio.

Blue Crown, Royal Deuces Elbo Room. 9pm, $7.

Bucho, Ed Ivey's Horn Dogs Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $3.

Jessie P. Cutler, Poor Man's Whiskey Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, free.

Deadly Snakes, Oneida, Kinski Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $8.

John Doe with Crooked Fingers Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $10.

Christopher Ford Saloon. 9:30pm.

Groovus Voodoo Lounge. 8pm, $5.

Alvin Youngblood Hart Biscuits and Blues. 8:30 and 10:30pm, $15.

Knife in the Water, Jolie Holland Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $6. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

Ben Kweller, Brendan Benson and the Wellfed Boys, Centro-Matic Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $12.

Ned, Kuffs, Working Poor Red Devil Lounge. 9pm, $5.

Paul H Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

Phillip Gordon and the Out of Nowhere Band Figaro Ristorante, 414 Columbus; 398-1300. 7-9:30pm, free.

Thang Boom Boom Room. 9:30pm, $8.

Wil Blades Trio Blue Lamp. 9pm, $3.

Bay Area

Chrome Johnson Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Rich Man's Burden Bistro, 1001 B. Street, Hayward; (510) 886-8525. 8:30pm.

Scorpions, Whitesnake, Dokken Arco Arena, 1 Sports Pkwy, Sacramento; (916) 928-9600. 7pm, $32.50-42.50.

Snout, Real 19 Broadway. 9pm.

Jazz/new music

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

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

Bob Crawford Trio Bacar. 9pm.

Charles Unger Experience Les Joulins. 8pm.

'Clarinet Monster Series' The Lab, 2948 16th St; 864-8855. 8pm, $10-15 sliding scale. With Beth Custer and Miya Masaoka.

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.

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

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

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

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

Eric Shifrin Enrico's. 7pm.

Wanda Stafford Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm, free.

Three Thinking Axum East, 1233 Polk; 474-7743. 7-11pm.

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

Bay Area

Blue and Tan Jupiter. 8pm.

James Carter Trio Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $10-20. With David Murray. Through Sun/23.

Adam Simmons 21 Grand, 449B 23rd St., Oakl; (510) 444-7263. 8pm, $5-10.

Folk/world/country

Open mic Ireland's 32. 9pm.

'SF Songwriters Showcase' Broadway Studios. 8pm, $5. With Mokia, Angela Valley, Priscilla Ederle, and Ara Avakian.

Bay Area

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

Courtableu Ashkenaz. 8:30pm, $9.

Karelian Folk Ensemble Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse. 8pm, $16.50.

'Solo Train' Café Amsterdam, 23 Broadway, Fairfax; (415) 256-8020. 9:30pm, free.

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 guests.

Beat Salad Amnesia. 9:30pm, $5. With Scott Carrelli, Jason Douglas, and KENichi.

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 Wednesday The Stud. 10pm-3am, $5. Techno, trance, and electro with Forest Green and Dragn'Fly.

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.

Engine Club Six. 9pm-2am, $3.

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.

Giving It Up 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, free. House music with Supa Creep and DJ Paul.

Grown Ups Julip. 6-9pm, free. With DJs Vijay and Seiichi.

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

Indulgence Starlight Room. 9pm-2am. With DJ Bruce.

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.

Phonic thee Bomber Casanova Lounge, 527 Valencia; 863-9328. 10pm-1:30am. Northern soul, freakbeat, funk, and ska.

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.

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.

Soul Stream Hush Hush Lounge. 10pm-2am, $3. Funk and drum 'n' bass with resident DJs Cyan, Dashe and guest Qzen.

Tongue and Groove 8pm, free. Open turntables.

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.

Third World Blakes. 9:30pm, $5. With MC UC BUU and DJs Kuu and Curious.

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 20

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Black Ice, Centimeters Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Boxcar Saints Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, $5.

Juce Garcia Saloon. 9:30pm.

J-Soul Bruno's. 9pm, $5.

Ben Kweller, Brendan Benson and the Wellfed Boys, Centro-Matic Bottom of the Hill. 8:30pm, $12.

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

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

Miranda Ireland's 32. 9pm.

John Mooney and Joe Beard Biscuits and Blues. 8:30 and 10:30pm, $15.

Oozies, Angry Amputees, Black Furies Red Devil Lounge. 9pm, $6.

Pacific Vibrations Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $5.

P.B.S. Boom Boom Room. 9:30pm, $20. Also Fri/21 and Sat/22.

Rainer Maria, Mates of State, Loquat Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $15.

Satisfaction, Easys, Poontang Wranglers Parkside. 10pm.

Shitones Beach Chalet. 8:30pm.

Sociopath, Nasty On Kimo's. 9pm, $5.

David Starlight Papa Toby's Cafe, 3248 22nd St; 642-0474. 7:30pm, free.

Tainted Love Tongue and Groove. 9:45pm, $10.

Zion-I, Crown City Rockers Slim's. 9pm, $13. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

Bay Area

Charles Atlas, Thee More Shallows, Sunshine Club Oakland Metro. 9pm, $7.

Peanut and the Apocalypse 19 Broadway. 9pm, $5.

Reggie and the Full Effect Rasputin's, 2401 Telegraph, Berk; 1-800-350-8700. 5pm, free.

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

Venison Book, Rogue Wave, Eric Shea Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $5.

Jazz/new music

Will Bernard Bacar. 9pm.

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

Caliente 2002 Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 9pm.

Cookbook Quartet Cellar. 5:30pm.

Cecil Wells Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

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

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

Lost Cats Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

Mel Martin Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm, free.

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.

Adam Simmons, Helena-Espvall-Santoleri and Bob Marsh Luggage Store Gallery. 8pm, $6-10.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8pm-midnight.

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.

Bay Area

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

Collective Amnesia Jupiter. 8pm.

California State University Hayward jazz combos CSUH Music Building, MB1039, 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd, Hayward; (510) 885-3167. Noon.

James Carter Trio Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $10-20. With David Murray.

San Francisco Feet Warmers Baltic. 7:30pm, $5.

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

Folk/world/country

High Country Atlas Cafe. 8-10pm, free.

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

Tipsy House Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

Chuck Brodsky, Keith Greeninger 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 and a performance.

Bad Reputation 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, $5. Rebel Girl presents this queer dance club for women and their friends featuring rock, '80s, old-school, and more with China G and guests.

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.

DNA Lounge 10pm, $20. Live performance by DJ Krush with Anticon and DJs Toph One and J-Boogie.

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.

4-Play Weekend Dalva. 9:30pm, free. With Señor Keyvan, Mad Marj, and guests.

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.

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

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

Oxygen Bar 7pm. Funky soul and R&B with DJ Jamez Genre.

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, plus 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.

Sex Dwarf Jezebel's Joint. 9:30pm-2am, $3. Metal, electroclash, and more with DJ Crackwhore.

Sluts and Tweakers Club Six. 9pm-2am, $5-10.

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

Sofisticata Amnesia. 9pm, $3. With Donq the Funky Hindu, DJ Denizen, and guests.

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

Starlight Room Midnight-2am. With DJ Sammi.

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.

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.

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

Jupiter 11pm. Hip-hop, funk, and breaks with Groundskeeper Willie.

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

Chamber Music Master Concert San Francisco Conservatory of Music, 1201 Ortega; 759-3475. 8pm, $10-15. Violist Kim Kashkashian performs works by Mozart and Brahms.

friday 21

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Acoustic Son Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Banyan, DJ Romanowski Elbo Room. 10pm, $10.

Joe Beard, Pinetop Perkins Biscuits and Blues. 8:30 and 10:30pm, $15.

Beehive and the Barracudas, Husbands Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $6. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

Ben Taylor Band, Cary Pierce Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $7.

Heather Combs, Sloatbucket Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, $7.

Damian, Julian, and Stephen Marley, Wailing Souls, Slightly Stoopid Warfield. 8pm, $30.

Del McCoury Band Great American Music Hall. 7 and 10:30 pm, $22.50.

Flakes, Cashiers Tempest. 10pm, $5.

Galaxxy Chamber, Floating Corpses, Fluffgrrl Kimo's. 9pm, $5.

Giant Haystack, Quails, Basement League Voodoo Lounge. 8pm, $5-20 sliding scale. A benefit for the Women's Safety Project.

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

Mates of State, Rainer Maria, Dear Nora Bottom of the Hill. 10pm, $15.

'Moe Afterparty Show' Boom Boom Room. 2am-5am, $20.

Mood Food, Len Paterson Trio, Pi Tongue and Groove. 9pm, $8-10.

Mother Hips Slim's. 9pm, $15. Also Sat/22.

Mystic Roots, People Blakes. 9:30pm, $7.

Dave Nelson and friends Avalon Ballroom, 1268 Sutter; www.morningspringrain.com. 9pm.

Nubs, Suicide Kings NYC, Ghosts Parskide. 10pm.

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

P.B.S. Boom Boom Room. 9:30pm, $25.

Vinyl, JND Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $10.

Radio Noise, Keyser Soze Pat O'Sheas, 3848 Geary; 752-3148. 9pm.

Sift, Lica Sto, Iris, Primate, Growth of Alliance Pound-SF. 8pm, $10.

Steely Wonder, Los Mex Pistols del Norte Blue Lamp. 9pm, $5.

Telepopmusik Ruby Skye. 9pm.

Thunder Pussy, Church of Tom Jones Red Devil Lounge. 9pm, $10.

Tony Perez and 2nd Hand Smoke Saloon. 4-8pm.

Fiona Wong, Good Natured Mortals, Islinger Brainwash. 8pm.

Bay Area

Bitesize, Sin in Space Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $6.

Boomshanka Bistro, 1001 B. Street, Hayward; (510) 886-8525. 8:30pm.

Crackpot Theory, Wire Graffiti, Solcraft Holiday Bowl, 29827 Mission Blvd, Hayward; (510) 538-0300. 8pm, $5.

Deadfall, Scurvy Dogs, Voetsek, Threatning Verse, Funeral Shock, Raunchy Box and the Emergencies, Doppelganger Burnt Ramen Studios, 111 Espee, Richmond; www.burntramen.com. 7pm, $5. Dischord Records tribute show.

'Motown '60s Review' Kimball's East. 8 and 10pm. Also Sat/22.

Reed Fromer and friends Baltic. 9:30pm, $5.

Chris Hillman and Herb Pederson Little Fox Theatre, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City; (650) 369-4119. 8pm, $20.

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

Kofy Brown, Subterraneanz Shattuck Downlow. 10pm.

Jesus Martini Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Septic, Planting Seeds John Patrick's, 1813 Park, Alameda; (510) 522-5105. 9pm, free.

Transcendental Hayride Peri's. 10pm, $5.

Wonderbread 5 19 Broadway. 9pm, $10.

Zion-I Rasputin's, 2401 Telegraph, Berk; 1-800-350-8700. 3pm, free. In-store performance. Black Box. Call for time, $10-15. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

Jazz/new music

Aaronius Trio Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

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

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

Jules Broussard Enrico's. 8pm.

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.

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

Jinx Jones Trio Café Claude. 7-10pm.

Joe McKinley Trio Bacar. 10pm.

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

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

Mike O'Neal Quintet Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm, free. With Kenny Washington, Jeff Pittson, Peter Barshay, Alan Hall, and Steve Campos.

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

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

Sonando 850 Cigar Bar. 10pm, $4.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8:30pm-12:30am.

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

CV1 Jupiter. 8pm.

James Carter Trio Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $12-24. With David Murray.

Left Coast Improv Group, Abstractions 21 Grand, 449B 23rd St., Oakl; (510) 444-7263. 8pm, $6-10.

'A Tribute to Spirituals' Allen Temple Baptist Church, 8501 International Blvd., Oakl; (510) 544-8924. 7:30pm. With Ron Brown and the Allen Temple Baptist Church Choir.

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

Folk/world/country

Paddy Keenan Plough and Stars. 9pm.

'Rhythms of the Sacred, Songs that Awaken and Heal' Presentation Theater, University of San Francisco, 2350 Turk Blvd; www.mosaicvoices.org. 7pm, $20. With Michael Meade, Malidoma Some, Jack Kornfield, and Julia Chigamba with Zimbabwean Dance.

Bay Area

Baguette Quartette Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse. 8pm, $17.50.

Boys Choir of Harlem Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway, Redwood City; (408) 961-5858. 8pm.

Motordude Zydeco Eagles Hall, 2305 Alameda, Alameda; (415)_285-6285. 9pm, $11.

Mochi Parra La Peña Cultural Center. 8pm, $10.

Phillips, Grier and Flinner Little Fox Theatre, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City; (650) 369-4119. 8pm, $17.

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

Joel Schoolnik, Aharon Bolsta, John Rothfield, Ben Kunin, Kukoo Grewal Ali Akbar College of Music, 215 West End, San Rafael; (510) 454-0581. 7:30pm.

Dance clubs

Big Budonkadonk Nickie's BBQ. 9pm. With DJ 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.

Episode Julip. 9:30pm, free. House music with DJ Melvin J, DJ Bec, and guests.

Evolution Sno-Drift. 10pm-5am, $15. House with DJs David Harness, Keebo, and guest.

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.

Get Underground Club Six. 9pm-4am, $10.

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.

Grip Liquid. 10pm-3am, $5. House, left-field, funk, and rare disco with Corey Black, Layne Fox, and Cosmic Jason.

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

House of Voodoo Big Heart City. 9pm-3am, $5-8. Deathrock, goth, glam, punk, '80s, with DJs Voodoo Perki and Rick A. Mortis and industrial, EBM, and powernoise with DJs Derrick, Rabbitron, and Johnny Moronic.

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 takes you to three clubs featuring live Latin and Caribbean music.

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

Oxygen Bar 9pm-2am. With DJ Ripple.

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. House, garage, atmospheric soul, and urban grooves.

Royale 10pm-2am. With DJ Zatch.

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

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.

Soulful Strut Amnesia. 8:30pm, $5. With DJs Vinnie Esparza and Goldmyne.

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.

Starlight Room 12:30-2am. With DJ Sammi.

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.

Jupiter 11pm. Downtempo, nu-jazz, and lounge with DJ Delon.

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 Symphony Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. 8pm, $15-87. The symphony performs works by Ravel, Martin, and Elgar; Yan Pascal Tortelier conducts. Also Sat/22.

Bay Area

Amphion Mills College Concert Hall, 5000 MacArthur Blvd, Oakl; (510) 430-2296. 8pm, $5-10. The ensemble performs works by Guillaume de Machaut.

Oakland East Bay Symphony Paramount Theatre. 8pm. Scott Parkman conducts works by Mozart and Bruckner.

saturday 22

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Attaboy and Burke Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, $7.

Marcia Ball, Lady Bianca Bimbo's 365 Club. 9pm, $20.

Banyan, DJ Doc Fu Elbo Room. 10pm, $10.

Big Head Todd and the Monsters Warfield. 8pm, $25.

Bo Grumpus Atlas Cafe. 4-7pm, free.

Brown Baggin' Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Caesura, Mass Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Daniel Castro Saloon. 9:30pm.

Cody Chesnutt Amoeba Music. 2pm, free.

Dollflesh, Lowbudget, Dopesick, Antagony, Pitbill Daycare Pound-SF. 8pm, $8.

Glassjaw, Sparta, Hot Water Music, Dredg Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $20. Also Sun/23.

Zakiya Hooker and Bluz 4 U Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $15.

Make Me Famous, Fire Cracker, Todd from Single Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $5.

Vanessa Morrison, Flying Venus, Groovy Judy Brainwash. 8pm.

M. Headphone, Basic Blue Lamp. 9pm.

Mother Hips Slim's. 9pm, $15.

Nigel Peppercock, Fleshies, Theory of Ruin El Rio. 9pm, $7.

Numbers, Crack: We Are Rock, Da Hawnay Troof, Revenge Bottom of the Hill. 10pm, $8.

O-Maya, Crown City Rockers Tongue and Groove. 9pm, $10.

P.B.S. Boom Boom Room. 9:30pm, $25.

Random, Five Star, Windowpane, Roadside Attraction Voodoo Lounge. 8pm, $8.

Rattlecans, Matt Berkeley Pat O'Sheas, 3848 Geary; 752-3148. 6pm.

Red Meat Parkside. 10pm.

Riot-A-Go-Go, Clorox Girls, Death by Excess Balazo/Mission Badlands Gallery, 2811 Mission; 939-0393. 9pm, $4.

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

Shady Groove Avalon Ballroom, 1268 Sutter; www.morningspringrain.com. 9pm.

TuneBuckets Beach Chalet. 8pm.

Wonderbread 5 Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $10.

Dave Workman Saloon. 4-8pm.

Bay Area

Beehive and the Barracudas Ivy Room. 10pm. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

Collett Bros. Bistro, 1001 B. Street, Hayward; (510) 886-8525. 8:30pm.

Rob Crow, Hella, Castanets The Ramp, 2236 Parker, Berk; (510) 527-2563. 7pm, $5.

Custard Pie Blakes. 9:30pm, $6.

Grain USA, Middlechild Oakland Ice Center, 519 18th St, Oakl; (510) 268-9000. 7pm, $7.

Jahi Rasputin's, 2401 Telegraph, Berk; 1-800-350-8700. 3pm, free.

Jim Caroompas and the Happy Greeks Baltic. 9:30pm, $5.

'Motown 60's Review' Kimball's East. 8 and 10pm.

Norris Man, Mystic Roots 19 Broadway. 9pm, $12.

Allyson Paige Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Red Planet, One of Many, Charmless, Sonic Orange Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $6.

Jazz/new music

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

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

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

Broun Fellinis Bruno's. 10pm, $7.

Bruno Pelletier Trio Café Claude. 7-10pm.

Dick Conte Duo Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-11pm.

Jazz Experiment Rasselas Jazz (California). 9pm.

Josh Jones 850 Cigar Bar. 10pm, $4.

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.

Lee Waterman and Jazz Caliente Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm, free.

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

Al Marshall Bacar. 10pm.

Ken Muir Moose's. 8pm.

'Harmony Sweepstakes A Cappella Festival' Palace of Fine Arts Theatre, 3301 Lyon; 455-8602. 8pm, $17. Solstice, Coats Singers, One of Each, Irrationals, Moosebutter, Copperwimmin, and Cool and Jazzy compete in the 19th annual festival.

Post Junk Trio Enrico's. 8pm.

Harvey Robb and friends Rock Soup. 11:30am.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8:30pm-12:30am.

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.

Bay Area

James Carter Trio Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $24. With David Murray.

Kenny Pexton Quartet Jupiter. 8pm.

Kurt Ribak Jazz Quintet Albatross Pub, 1822 San Pablo, Berk; (510) 843-2473. 9:30pm.

Yolandra Slates Supperclub, 1523 Giammona Dr, Walnut Creek; (925) 945-1487. 8pm.

Folk/world/country

Houston Jones Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Vocolot San Francisco Community Music Center, 544 Capp; 647-6015. 8:30pm, 5-10.

Dallas Wayne and Doug Blumer Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

Bay Area

Kotoja Ashkenaz. 9:30pm, $13.

Erika Luckett and Mokai Tuva Space, 3192 Adeline, Berk; (510) 655-9755. 7pm, $7-12 sliding scale.

Mighty Prince Singers, Talk of da Town Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse. 8pm, $16.50.

Montuno Groove La Peña Cultural Center. 9:30pm, $10.

Dance clubs

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

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

Asylum 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.

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.

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.

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

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

Starlight Room 12:30-2am. With DJ Sammi.

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.

Trouble 10.0 Amnesia. 9pm-2am, $5. Phthalo Records West Coast tour with Libythth, Eight Frozen Modules, Terminal 11, Gerald Wenzel, and DJ Kit Clayton.

2 Twenty-two Party Oxygen Bar. 9pm. With special guest DJs.

Under the Cherry Moon 26 Mix. 9pm-2am, $7. Extra Classic presents this night of music by Prince and associated artists.

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

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

Vinyl Club Six. 9pm-4am, $5-10.

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

Full Circle The Graduate, 6202 Claremont, Oakl; (510) 655-8847. 9pm-2am, free. Broken beats, dub, soul, cosmic grooves, and more with residents Kid Frostbite, Nik, and Human Companion, and guest DJ Monty Luke.

Fusetti's Saturday Night Club Fusetti. 10pm.

Jupiter 11pm. Downtempo, funk, and house with DJ Yamu.

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

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

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

Classical

Alexander String Quartet Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness; 392-4400. 10am, $22-32. The quartet performs works by Shostakovich; Robert Greenberg conducts.

Gidon Kremer, Naida Cole Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness; 392-4400. 8pm, $26-41. Violinist Kremer and pianist Cole perform.

San Francisco Bach Choir Ensemble Trinity Episcopal Church, Gough and Bush; 441-4942. 8pm, $18-30. Also Sun/23.

San Francisco Concerto Orchestra Victorian Englander House, 807 Franklin; 362-6080. 2pm, $25. The orchestra performs works by Chopin.

San Francisco Symphony Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. 8pm, $15-87. See Fri/21.

Bay Area

Orinda St. John's Presbyterian Church, 2727 College, Berk; (510) 528-1725, www.sfems.org. 8pm, $19-22. The San Francisco Early Music Society presents this performance by mezzo-soprano Jennifer Lane, archlute and theorbo player David Tayler, organist and harpsichordist Hanneke van Proosdij, and violinist Katherine Kyme.

Triángulo Calvin Simmons Theatre, 10 Tenth St, Oakl; (510) 451-0775. 7:30pm, $25-35. Flutist Marco Granados, cellist Gustavo Tavares, and pianist Pablo Zinger perform.

sunday 23

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Beehive and the Barracudas, Husbands, Teenage Harlets Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $5. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

'Blues Jam' Blue Lamp. 9pm, free. With Ed Ivey.

Blues Power Saloon. 4-8pm.

Brown Baggin' Boom Boom Room. 9:30pm, $4.

Further Seems Forever, Elliot, Beautiful Mistake, Open Hand, Watashi Wa Pound-SF. 7pm, $10.

Glassjaw, Sparta, Hot Water Music, Dredg Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $20.

Granfaloon Bus, Our Lady of the Highway, Thistle Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, $6.

Mommy Won't Wake Up, Mount N.B., Dalglish, Goerbels and Preggers Edinburgh Castle. 9pm, $5. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

Johnny Nitro Saloon. 9:30pm.

Roots Fillmore. 8pm, $35.

Vienna Teng Borders Books and Music, 400 Post; 399-1633. 6pm, free.

'A Tribute to Michael Bloomfield' Slim's. 8pm, $20. With Robben Ford, Ford Blues Band, and Chris Cain.

Tripotenuse Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Rusty Zinn and friends Biscuits and Blues. 8:30pm, $5.

Bay Area

Felice, Smith Point, Beth Champion Band Blakes. 9:30pm, $6.

Ghetto Bistro, 1001 B. Street, Hayward; (510) 886-8525. 8:30pm.

'Indie Girl Showcase' 19 Broadway. 9pm.

Jason Stokes Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Jazz/new music

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

Bill Bell Bacar. 8pm.

Eric Berman Rock Soup. 11:30am.

'Between Sleep and Wake' San Francisco Women's Building, 3543 18th St; 826-7424. 4pm, $10. A program featuring works by John Coltrane, Bill Evans, Charles Mingus, Olivier Messiaen, Paul Bonneau, and others with Danny Bittker, Steve Adams, Larry de La Cruz, Lorenzo Farrell, Scott Foster, Jim Peterson, Barbara Speed, and Jeremy Steinkoler.

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

Walter Earl Enrico's. 7pm.

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

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

Alex Kalleo Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-10pm.

Lush Life Players L'Amour dans le Four, 1602 Lombard; 775-2134. 9:30pm, free.

Pacific International Jazz Rasselas Jazz (California). 9pm.

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

Adam Simmons, Bill Noertker, Ernesto Diaz-Infante Musician's Union Hall, 116 Ninth St; www.outsound.org. 7:30pm, $8-10.

Mary Stallings, Larry Vuckovich, Nat Johnson, Harold Jones Bistro 339. 5:30-8pm, $10.

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

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

Bay Area

James Carter Trio Yoshi's. 2 and 8pm, $5-24. With David Murray.

Lee Russel Quartet Baltic. 6pm, $5.

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

'The Music of Today' Unitarian Universalist Church of Berkeley, 1 Lawson Rd, Kensington; (510) 524-2912, www.soundsnewus.org. 7:30pm, $10-15.

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

Folk/world/country

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

Manuel Barrueco and Al di Meola Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness; 392-4400. 7pm, $26-38.

Free Peoples Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

Matt Lax Band Music Store, 66 West Portal; 664-2044. 4pm, free.

Kyle Thayer and John Sherry Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

Asheba Ashkenaz. 3-4:30pm, $3-5.

Boys Choir of Harlem Marin Veteran's Memorial Auditorium, Avenue of Flags, Civic Center Dr, San Rafael; (415) 499-6800. 3pm, $26-38.

Cascada de Flores Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse. 8pm, $16.50.

Loren Davidson Bistro, 1001 B St, Hayward; (510) 886-8525. 5:30pm.

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

Dance clubs

Audissey: A Journey Through Music Julip. 7pm-midnight, free. Latin, electronica, R&B, funk, jazz, soul, rock, and more with El Diablo.

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

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

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

Cops Fear Pimp Turf War 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 Maneesh the Twister, DJ Sep, and guest DJ Ross Hogg.

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.

Kustomized! Bigfoot Lodge. 9pm. Punk, garage rock, and country with DJs Beatgrrrl and Mike Hammered.

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

Oxygen Bar 9pm. Downtempo grooves.

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.

Soul, Salsa, y Boogaloo Casanova Lounge, 527 Valencia; 863-9328. 10pm-1:30am. '60s and '70s soul and salsa with DJ 4am and Gata Blanca.

Spundae 1015 Folsom. 9pm-6am, $5. With rotating DJs and special guests.

Starlight Room 8:30pm. With DJ Aykut.

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

Stress Free 26 Mix. 7pm-midnight, free. Electro-acoustic audio explorations.

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

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

Lavendar Lounge Kimball's Carnival, 522 2nd St, Jack London Square, Oakl; (510) 813-7008. A women's dance club featuring old and new R&B and salsa.

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

Donald Pippin's Pocket Opera Florence Gould Theatre, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, 34th Ave and Clement; 1-800-303-1677. 2pm, $16-32. The opera performs Handel's Ariodante.

Angelika Kirchschlager, Simon Keenlyside, Graham Johnson Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness; 392-4400. 3pm, $48. Mezzo-soprano Kirchshlager, baritone Keenlyside, and Graham Johnson perform works by Schumann, Brahms, Cornelius, and Wolf.

Seth Montfort Victorian Englander House, 807 Franklin; 362-6080. 4pm, $20. The pianist performs.

Orinda St. Gregory Nyssen Episcopal Church, 500 De Haro; (510) 528-1725, www.sfems.org. 8pm, $19-22. The San Francisco Early Music Society presents this performance by mezzo-soprano Jennifer Lane, archlute and theorbo player David Tayler, organist and harpsichordist Hanneke van Proosdij, and violinist Katherine Kyme.

Michael Sand and Phoebe Craig National Shrine of St. Francis of Assisi, 610 Vallejo; 983-0405. 4pm, free. Violinist Sand and harpsichordist Craig perform.

San Francisco Symphony Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. 2pm, $29. The symphony performs a chamber music concert.

Christoph Tietze St. Mary's Cathedral, 1111 Gough; 567-2020, ext 213. 3:30pm. The organist performs works by Elgar, Bairstow, and Stanford.

Bay Area

Faculty Double Reed Recital Cal State University Hayward, Music Building Recital Hall, MB1055, 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd, Hayward; (510) 885-3167. 7:30pm, free. Deborah Shidler, Gregory Barber, Michelle Caimotto, William Wohlmacher, Douglas Hull, and Ellen Wasserman perform works by Sweelinck, Schulhoff, Britten, and Poulenc.

Navarro Trio Ives Concert Hall, 119, Sonoma State University, 1801 East Cotati, Rohnert Park; (707) 664-2353. 4pm, $10-12. Pianist Marilyn Thompson, cellist Jill Rachuy Brindel, and violinist Jeremy Constant perform works by Brahms and Chopin.

'Pianomania!' Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts, 1601 Civic Dr, Walnut Creek; (925) 943-7469. 2:30pm, $10-24. Antonion Iturrioz, Victoria Neve, Lino Rivera, Dale Tsang-Hall, and Temirzhan Yerzhanov perform.

San Francisco Bach Choir Ensemble Pacific Lutheran Seminary, Marin at Grizzly Peak, Berk; (415) 441-4942. 8pm, $18-30. The choir performs.

monday 24

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Atash, Iron and the Albatross, Starr Nova Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, $6.

Bachelors Saloon. 9:30pm.

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

'Monday Night Hoot' Cafe du Nord. 9:30pm, $5.

Les Nubians Bimbo's 365 Club. 8pm, $20.

Roots Fillmore. 8pm, $35.

Stomach, Bungworm, Shevel Knievel Kimo's. 9pm, $3.

Ubi's Blues Jam Brainwash. 8pm.

ViV and a Movie' Red Devil Lounge. 7pm, $10.

Bay Area

Loren Davidson Bistro, 1001 B. Street, Hayward; (510) 886-8525. 8:30pm.

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

Open mic 19 Broadway. 9pm. With Derek Smith.

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

Jazz/new music

Bishop Norman Williams Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

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

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

Eric Crystal, Todd Sickafoose, Scott Amendola Bacar. 9pm.

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.

Pacifica Rasselas Jazz (California). 9pm, free.

Patrick Maier Band Starlight Room. 8pm-midnight.

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

Chris Amberger and Randy Vincent Charlie Palmer's Dry Creek Kitchen, 311 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; (707) 431-0330. 6:30-10pm.

Billy Cobham Kuumbwa Jazz Center, 320 Cedar, Santa Cruz; (310) 427-2227. 7 and 9pm, $21.

Dave Douglas Septet Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $22.

Folk/world/country

Acoustic open mic Blue Lamp. 9:30pm. With Dave Lawrence.

'Do the Voodoo' open mic Voodoo Lounge. 7pm, free.

'Irish Music Session' Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Open mic Hotel Utah Saloon. 7pm. 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.

Mondango Dalva. 9:30pm, free. Rare funk, soul, jazz, and world music with Motion Potion.

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.

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.

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.

Starlight Room Midnight. With DJ Sammi.

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

Activate Ashkenaz. 9pm-2am, $4-6. Breakbeat with Thomas Kent, Donna Matrix, Garrett Ryan, Scotty Paine, and Delicious D.

Mystery Night Ruby Room. 10pm-2am.

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

Classical

'Music for the Spirit' First Unitarian Universalist Church of San Francisco, 1187 Franklin; 978-ARTS. 8pm. Featuring the San Francisco Contemporary Music Players and the San Francisco Chamber Singers.

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Rock/blues/hip-hop

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

Blaze, Ya Dead Homie Pound-SF. 7pm, $13.

'Chak*Ras Movement IX' Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $5. Hosted by 4 Word, with guests Charles Cooper Quartet, RadioActive, and Plan B.

Essence Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $7.

Felice Brainwash. 8pm.

Giant Value, Top Brown Parkside. 9pm.

Har Mar Superstar Parkside. 5-7pm. Noise Pop kickoff party.

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

Kim Rea and Dream Dogs Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Powell Street Blues Band Saloon. 9:30pm.

Red Thread, Patrick Park, Lanterna, Eric Shea Cafe du Nord. 8pm, $5.

Scott Amendola Band Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $12.50.

Status Quo Fillmore. 8pm, $25.

Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks Bimbo's 365 Club. 8pm, $15.

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

W.C. Easy and the Allstars, Jerra, P.S. Love Red Devil Lounge. 8:30pm, $3.

Bay Area

Astral Logic 19 Broadway. 9pm.

Hockey Night Stork Club. 9pm.

Rusty Zinn Band Ivy Room. 10pm.

JL Stiles Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Jazz/new music

Brandon Robinson and Jason Muscat Duo Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

Jules Broussard, Bing Nathan, Ned Boynton Enrico's. 7pm.

Cecil Wells Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

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

Terry Disley Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-10pm.

Fred Ross Project Starlight Room. 8pm-midnight.

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey Elbo Room. 9:30pm, $10.

Mark Levine Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm, free.

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey Elbo Room. 9pm, $8-10.

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

Ken Muir Moose's. 7:30pm.

Realistic Bruno's. 9pm, $6.

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

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

Adam Shulman Bacar. 9pm.

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

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

Bay Area

Carla Kaufman and Larry Scala Jazz Duo Albatross Pub, 1822 San Pablo, Berk; (510) 843-2473. 9pm.

Billy Cobham and the Art of Five Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $10-20. With Julian Joseph, Donald Harrison, Bob Hurst, and Guy Barker.

Dan Damond Baltic. 5pm, free.

Jerry Oakley Quartet Bistro, 1001 B. Street, Hayward; (510) 886-8525. 8:30pm.

Steve Webber and Dick Conte Charlie Palmer's Dry Creek Kitchen, 311 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; (707) 431-0330. 6:30-10pm.

Folk/world/country

Acoustic open mic Axum East, 1233 Polk; 474-7743. 7-10pm. With Andrew Freeman.

'Brokedown Opry' Hotel Utah Saloon. 8pm, $10.

'Hillbilly Hayride' Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, $6. With the Cowlicks, Tom Heyman, and Pat Johnson.

Lynn Morris Band Knuth Hall, Creative Arts Building, San Francisco State University, 1650 Holloway; 1-800-594-8499. 7:30pm, $10-20.

Traditional Irish music session Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Bay Area

Chuck Cannon, Chuck Jones, Pam Rose Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse. 8pm, $16.50. See 8 Days a Week, page 44.

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.

Boots Soul, Salsa, y Boogaloo Casanova Lounge, 527 Valencia; 863-9328. 10pm-1:30am. '60s and '70s garage, punk, and psych with DJ Boots.

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

Detention Voodoo Lounge. 9pm, free. Rock 'n' roll.

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.

For the Kids, Man LiPo Lounge, 916 Grant; 982-0072. 10pm-2am, free.

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.

L'oasis Julip. 9:30pm, free. Funk, jazz, and breaks with Kevin and company.

Mayonnaise Skylark. 9pm, free. House music with residents Chonky-T, Janikowski, Melyss, Tonic, and 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.

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

Starlight Room Midnight-2am. With DJ Sammi.

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.

Under the Radar 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, $3. With the New Futures Audio Improv Allstars.

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 Room10pm-2am. Punk, power pop, and breakbeats.

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

Classical

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness; 864-6000. 8pm, $15-69. The orchestra performs works by Prokofiev, Debussy, and Roussel.

Bay Area

Music Scholarship Recipients Recitals California State University Recital Hall, MB1055, 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd, Hayward; (510) 885-3167. Noon, free. Music students perform.