abc no rio
156 Rivington St. (betw. Clinton & Suffolk Sts.), 212-254-3697. THURS: W.O.O. Revelator, M.Troop, 8:30, $5.
9 Great Jones St. (Lafayette St.), 212-420-1934. See also "Clubs & Lounges." WEDS: Portico, The Libido Bros., Escape Route, Seti Alpha 6, Bad Case of the Gout, $6. THURS: She's Got a Gun, Sole Obsession, FBC, Satanic Buttslayer, Immoral Fibres. FRI: The Ugly Truth, The Regressives, Carlton Fisk, Flux Freely, Smokin' Buddha, Drift Problem. SAT: The Simpletons, Racing 8, Satancide, Favorite Son, Brompton Cocktail, Dictator's Bitch. SUN: Funkadelic Studio's Night. MON: Konkrete Jungle. TUES: Jennifer Maione, Smudge NYC, Statutaur, Skunk Tuxedo.
95 Stanton St. (betw. Ludlow & Orchard Sts.), 212-358-1633. No Cover. WEDS: Imposter Syndrome, Claudia Reinhardt Johnson, Orbis, Kevin Tyler, Muzzy Lactim, 7. THURS: Electric Eel Shock, 33 Hertz, Simulcast, Torben Floor, Shinebox, Stunt Cycle, 7. FRI: Huge, Mofo, Les Sans Culottes, The Cogs, Anne Klein, Violet Tide, Ajax Heavies, 7. SAT: Tom O'brien, Van Gogh's Radio, The Booda Velvets, The Strokes, Kick Busted Radio, Paint, 8. SUN: The Simpletons, Racing 8, Jack Tripper, American Boyfriend, 8.
170 Orchard St. (Stanton St.), 212-982-BABY. See also "Clubs & Lounges." All shows $5 unless otherwise noted. WEDS: Mental Unity, Lazy Eye, From the Desk of Sally, 8. THURS: Electro Fetus, Lotus 33, Tom Freund, Yes Virginia, Noam Weinstein, 8. FRI: Mrkdrkfthr, Rockets Red Glare, Lourds, Haele, 8. SAT: Topaz, Boss Tweed, The Pasties, Lucy & the Dude, 8. MON: Ted Lennon, Silith Fair, free. TUES: Clark Gayton's Epicenter, 11; Eva Haze, Vyvian, 8.
82 W. 3rd St. (betw. Sullivan & Thompson Sts.), 212-477-0622. SAT: The Don't Quit Your Day Job Players, 8, $5.
BARNES & NOBLE
160 E. 54th St. (3rd Ave.), 212-750-8033. SUN: The Don't Quit Your Day Job Players, 3, free.
147 Bleecker St. (Thompson St.), 212-673-7030. All shows at 8, $5 unless stated otherwise. WEDS: Sean Altman, Piltdown Men, Ball in the House, Blue Number Nine, Edison with the Weather, Paul Clements. THURS: Irrational Logic, Tantra, Daniels Crossing, Dogwood Moon, Billy Patterson, Doria Roberts, 7:30. FRI: Days of Wild, Redtime, 69 Nova, Asthma, Felicia Collins, $7. SAT: Dan Cazio & the NY Bluebook, Pat Burtis Band, Rockwell Church, Ian McGlynn, Jonathan Stark. SUN: Mann Made Band, Anandi, Chris Beardsley. MON: NY Songwriters Circle w/Days of Wild, Greg Tannen. TUES: Janet Rains, Sara Brenner, Jacks Waterfall, Marcus Hutchinson, Kristen & Cassidy, 7:30.
199 7th Ave. (betw. 21st & 22nd Sts.), 212-229-1807. No cover. FRI: Ken Hypes, 9; San Dixon, 7. SAT: Rick Johnson's B.M.W. open mic, 4-9. SUN: Joe Romby, 7.
15 W. 4th St. (Mercer Ave.), 212-228-7880. All shows at 7:30 & 10:30 unless specified. WEDS: Jules Shear & Friends, Merrie Amsterburg, $20. THURS: Richard Shindell, Mary Gauthier, $20. FRI: Syd Straw, Willie Nile, Demolition String Band, $17.50. SAT: Chris Smither, Peter Case, $20.
6 Delancey St. (Bowery), 212-533-2111. THURS: They Might Be Giants, You Were Spiraling, 8, $20. FRI & SAT: Supergrass, 8, sold out.
169 Ave. A (betw. 10th & 11th Sts.), 212-420-8392. 21 & over except Sundays. See also "Clubs & Lounges." WEDS: Jesse Malin (ex-DGeneration), Johnny Rocket, Leah Coloff, 8, $7. THURS: Listen.com pres. Echo 3, The Forty Fives, Americrusier, 8, $8. FRI: Listen.com pres. Johnny Skilsaw, The Elegant Too, Zoobombs, Orbit, 9, $8. SAT: Listen.com pres. Tara Jane O'Neil, The Pacific Ocean, The Naysayer, Sea Ray, 9, $8. SUN Listen.com pres. Karate, The Up On In (cd release party), Rocks, 8:30, $8. MON: Mark Miranda Band, On the Lamb, Sky Falls Down, A, 8, $7. TUES: Diva Machina, Lava, Bastards of Melody, Chronic Fatigue, 8, $6.
315 Bowery (Bleecker St.), 212-982-4052 or www.cbgb.com. WEDS: "Japunks Panic Jamboree" pres. Electric Eel Shock, Space Combine, Spunks, Peelander Z, High Teen Boogie, Boag, 8, $6. THURS: The Varukers, The Unseen, Moiotov Cocktail, Distraught, The Goons, Broken, Dead Nation, 7, $10. FRI: Clearview 77, The Bennys, Kitty in the Tree, Motor Betty, Disfunktion, Ritual Sonic, Crass Kill 4, 8, $9. SAT: Nicholas, Underwhelmed, Alpha Kilo, Drew Blood, Combination Lock, The Stealing Engine Co., Beef, 8, $9. SUN & MON: Audition showcase. TUES: Slave One, Fahrenheit 451, Further, Six Dog, 7, $6.
Downstairs Lounge: FRI: "Absolution," feat. DJ in two rooms, $7. SUN: Urbana Sunday Poetry Slam feat. DJ Sage, 7, $5.
313 Bowery (Bleecker St.), 212-677-0455. WEDS: The Point, Unforgotton Voices, Jacky Terrasson, 8:30 $5; Opening reception for "Wild Kingdom" exhibition, 6-8, free. THURS: Blue Green, Lauren Pellegrino, David Raine, Dana Wheeler, Shamsi Ruhe, 7, $5. FRI: Soulwork, Byron, Theo Eastwind, Kathleen Mock, 8, $7. SAT: Ari Hest, Polygraph Lounge, 8, $7. SUN: Pete Monopoli, M.F.O., Marin Philadelphy, Randi Russo, Cooper Green, 7, $5. MON: "Alchemy" w/DJ Jason spinning Goth; 10; Count to Infinity, Ben Arthur, DePoets & the Flunky, Una Pong, 7:45, $5. TUES: Travis Graves, Remy de la Roque, Safe Transmissions, The Transenders, Nikki, 7, $5.
157 Ave. C (10th St.), 212-677-8142. No cover. WEDS: DJ Mosaic, 12; Main Offender, Dragbelly, Plastic Beef, The Voices, Jon Berger, 7. THURS: DJ Sis, 12; Alt. Rock night w/Skin Margin, Rene Bouchard, Jonas Grumby, Utlravenus, L.J. Murphy, 7. FRI: Alt. Rock night w/Cosmic Jug Band, Ernesto, Tricia Scotti, Django Haskins & the Sleepwalkers, Jon Geffner & the Cosmopolitan Cowboys, Fellaneen, 7. SUN: DJ Sis, 12; Akiko Pavolka Group, True Story, Christa McNamee, Miasma, 7. MON: Mike Lee Trio, 11; Rick Johnson's Songwriters Roost, 6-11.
25 3rd Ave. (St. Marks Pl.), 212-529-6924. WED: Hollywood Superstars, Purr, Jett Craze. THURS: WSOU pres. A.K.P. & more. FRI: Sea Monkeys, Andy G. & the Roller Kings, The Martinets, New United Monster Show, $7. SAT: Honkey Toast, Drywater. SUN: Fernandez, Happy, Jumping Alex & Hilda, Bill Foley & the Rockaholics. MON: Flogging Molly, Blue Flannel, Laurel Suspended, The Infernos, free.
416 W. 14th St. (9th Ave.), 212-645-5189 or www.thecooler.com No cover on Mondays. SAT: Silver Apples, Creme Blush, Aerial Lovefeed.
511 Greenwich St. (Spring St.), 212-691-7731. WEDS: Röck Cändy w/Röck Cändy Band, Nova Express, Blowtop, Crimson Sweet, 9. FRI: Mistres Formika & DJ Miss Guy hosts 6th annual Squeezebox party w/Toilet Boys & special guests.
144 Bleecker St. (betw. Thomson St. & La Guardia Place), 212-979-8434 or www.elbowroomnyc.com WEDS: Deep Feeling & What the Funk is Going On, Evensong, Flow of Heads, Raw, Battamian, Karaoke, $7. THURS: Fade to Black, Ryan Waters, Fly Trapp, Pan, Scare Crow, Sharon Disanfono, $7. FRI: Milt Opus, Toka, Looking for Art, Sean Fitzpatrick, Eben Levy Disaster Relief Fund, $8; Urbani Jam in the lounge, free. SAT: Red Vianna, Soul Vine, Phaser, Z Wheeler, Bonjee, $8; de-Flow in the Lounge, free. TUES: Slam Clinic w/Lenny Underwood, Tony Smith, Artie White, Tony Williams, Percy Prince, Billy Grant.
Time Cafe, 380 Lafayette St. (Great Jones St.), 212-533-2680 or www.feznyc.com Two drink min. WEDS: Strange Cargo, Cocktail Angst, Dave's True Story, 8, $10. THURS: Mingus Big Band, 8:30 & 11, $18. FRI: Chocolate Genius, 9:30, $15; "Kiki & Herb: Playing for Time," 6:30, $15. SAT: Lianne Smith, David Driver, 9:30, $10; "Kiki & Herb: Playing for Time," 6:30, $12. SUN: Lady Bunny's "A Taste of Bunny," 9:30, $12; "Kiki & Herb: Playing for Time," 6:30, $12. TUES: Lisa J. Cornelio, Barbara Brousal, 8, $8.
100 Washington St (Rector St.), 212-344-3777. Shows at 6. No cover. FRI & SAT: Chanteuse Phoebe Legere.
HOGS & HEIFERS
1843 1st Ave. (betw. 95th & 96th Sts.), 212-722-8635. Shows at 9 on Weds. & Tues., 10 on Thurs.-Sat., no cover. WEDS: Sheriff Uncle Bob. THURS: The Buzzards. FRI: Jackalope Junction. SAT: P2 Nite w/Jim Roll, Honky Tonk, Tonk Confidental, Star City. TUES: Big Frank & the Healers.
17 Irving Pl. (15th St.), 212-777-6800. WEDS: Built to Spill, Apples in Stereo, 8, sold out. FRI: Bob Mould, 8, $18, $16.50 adv. SAT: Dio, The Unband, 8, $25, $22.50 adv. MON: Dido, Tara MacLean, 8, $15, $12.50 adv.
74 Leonard St. (betw. Church St. & B'way), 212-219-3055 or www.knittingfactory.com
Main Space: WEDS: Popa Chubby, 8, $12. THURS: And You'll Know Us by the Trail of the Dead, 9, $8. FRI: Giant Sand, $10. SAT: Girls Against Boys, Enon, 9, $10. SUN: Gutbucket, Freight Elevator Quartet, 8, $8. MON: Wax Poetic, 8 & 10, $8. TUES: Broken Compass feat. Fireball, Roy Campbell, Indigenous Peoples, 10, $8; Ken Butler, 8 & 9:30, $7; Joseph Arthur, 7.
KnitActive Sound Stage: WEDS: Vijay Iyer, 8 & 10, $7. THURS: Pandelis Karayorgis Trio, 10, $7; Terry Cade, 8, $8. FRI: The Reachers, 10, $7; Paranoise, 8, $7. SAT: Monk, 10, $7; Poetry Series, 8, $5. SUN: "The Song" hosted by Gary Meister, 10, $10; Lost Minds & Found Sounds w/Kid Congo Powers, Oren Kaplan, Paul Wallfisch, video projections & go-go girls; 8, $8. MON: Penny Arcade, 9:30, $10; Drums & Tuba, 7:30, $10. TUES: Blaise Siwula, 10, $6; Jah-La, 8, $6.
Old Office: WEDS: Timothy Speed Levitch's Bard Omar & Friends, 9:30, $7; Satlah, 7, $7; THURS: Hamiet Bluiett, 8, $10. FRI-SUN: Hamiet Bluiett, 8 & 9:30, $10. MON: Gotham Writers' Workshop, 9:30, $7.
Tap Bar: WEDS: Lemon Juice Quartet, 11, free. THURS: Ballin' the Jack, 11, free. FRI: Drums & Tuba, 11, free. SAT: Darren Lyons, 11, free. SUN: Joel Newton Situation, 11, free. MON: Clowns Ohad Talmor, Russ Johnson, Kermit Driscoll, Scott Newman, 11, free. TUES: Avram Ferer, 11, free.
162 Ave. B (betw. 10th & 11th Sts.), 212-529-8463. Sun.-Thurs. shows at 9, Fri. & Sat. at 11, no cover. WEDS: Kenny Robey (Six String Drag). THURS: Jack Grace & his band. FRI: Blank Stares. SAT: Brought Low. SUN: Jim Roll. MON: R. Becker.
660 6th Ave. (20th St.), 807-7850. WEDS: Lust Rock 'n' Roll pres. Black Sabbath tribute feat. Kung Pao, Motochronic, Gorgon, Supervillan, Metlers, Full Moon Syndrome, Bullys, Charm School, Theo-Sean & Tiolet Boys, Jessica Rabbit hosts; 8:30, $15.
214 Sullivan St. (betw. Bleecker & W. 3rd Sts.), 212-477-2782 or www.cegmusic.com All shows at 8 pm unless specified. 18 & over. WEDS: Bubblegum Crisis, Deep River Meltdown, Little Jinn, Elwood, $7. THURS: Swelter, K Floor, Brickfoot, free. FRI: Bump City, Sound & Fury, Pill, $8. SAT: Johnny Vegas, Tresspassers, Brother Monk, Ruby Dune, $8.
the living room
84 Stanton St. (Allen St.), 212-533-7235 or www.livingroomny.com No cover. WEDS: James Katz Trio, Nicole McKenna, Jennifer Jackson, Fred Gillen Jr., Lori Carson, Joel Parks, Justin Rossalino, Shana Young, Barnes, 7. THURS: Late Night Jazz Hang, 12; Goats in Trees, Star, Wil Hawkins, The Peter Spink Trio, 7. FRI: Alex Pandevf, Phil Hummer & the Buzzards, Greg Naughton, Terence Martin, Rachel Loshak, Adam Falcon, 7. SAT: Hammel on Trial, Gloria Deluxe, Ivan Rubenstein Gillis, Carla Ryder, Nancy Falco, Alice Bierhorst, 7. SUN: Tin Shade, Chris Moore, 8. MON: Brian Kennedy, Dorothy Scott, Anne Heaton, Ina May Wool, Groovy Girl Sandwich w/Sloan Wainwright, short reading series, 6:30. TUES: Ivan Klipstein, Bob Sharkey Quartet, Steve Tannen, Jodi Sheeler, Nick Berry, 7.
MANHATTAN CENTER's hammerstein ballroom
311 W. 34th St. (betw. 8th & 9th Aves.), 212-564-4882. FRI: Joe Satriani, 8, $35.
99 Ave. B (betw. 6th & 7th Sts.), 212-982-2511. All shows at 10 unless otherwise noted. WEDS:The Inch Worms (band from Hedwig & the Angry Inch), The Lone Sharks, 9. THURS: George Gilmore & the Giblets, Hamell on Trial, 9. FRI: The Boiler Makers, the Dark Horses. SAT: Tom Clark. SUN: Lester Bang's book release party: "An Evening of Blurt" (see "Music Feature" for more info w/performances by the Rattlers, Birdland, The Lester Bangs Memorial Tribute Band. MON: Beat Rodeo. TUES: "Hardcore," weekly party feat. hosts Misstress Formika & Candis Cayne with DJs Michael T and Jo Jo Americo, $5.
269 E. Houston St. (Suffolk St.), 212-254-0688 or www.meowmixchix.com WEDS: Cue Hefffner hosts Drag King performances by The Playboyz. THURS: Gloss. FRI: Scala Soccer benefit w/DJ Frida, 11-4. SAT: Fragglerock houseband (Cyndi Lauper trib.), One Handed Molly, Black Flamingo, 9. SUN: Farrell & Nan's open mic for Mumia, 7. MON: Too Cool for School rock 'n' roll showcase & open jam, bring your axe or drums sticks. TUES: Troye & Kendra pres. Queersearch.
1039 Washington St. (11th St.) Hoboken, 201-798-4064. WEDS: Superchuck & special guests, 9, $10. THURS: Dismemberment Plan, Q & Not U, Anna Fermin's Trigger Gospel, 9, $7. FRI: Girls Against Boys, Enon, $10, $8. SAT: The Go, Holmes, Jonny Chan & the New Dynasty 6, The Cherry Valance, 10. SUN: Hasil Adkins, The Belmont Playboys, The Souvenirs, 8:30, $8. TUES: Apples in Stereo, Essex Green 9, $8.
217 E. Houston St. (betw. Ludlow & Essex Sts.), 212-260-4700. See also "Clubs & Lounges." WEDS: Shivaree, Michael Hurley, Adam Green, 7:30, $10. THURS: Steve Wynn, Williard Grant Conspiracy, Hybrasil, 8, $10. FRI: Freedy Johnston, Anna Fermin's Trigger Gospel, J.C. Hopkins, 8, $12. SAT: Hopewell, Home, Andrew W.K., Chris Lee, 7:30, $8. SUN: The Realm, Reflecting Skin, Wild Nine, 7, $7. MON: Swati, Joker Five Speed, Jill Gioia, 7, $7. TUES: Rival Schools United By Fate (ex-Quicksand & Civ), Myracle Brah, Kris, Dangaru, 7, $7.
MR. BIGGS BAR & GRILL
496 10th Ave. (43rd St.), 212-246-2030. No Cover. WEDS: Live Latin jazz w/The Rufus Philpot Quartet. FRI & SAT: Karaoke, 9:30. MON: Comedy night, 9. TUES: Karaoke, 9:30.
213 2nd Ave. (13th St.), 212-473-9398. 18 & over, no re-entry under 21. THURS: The Kill Van Kull, Bozart, The Monumentals, Bag of Panties, 9.
91R Meserole St., Willimasburg, 718-302-0355. FRI: Dismemberment Plan, White Hassle, Q & Not U, Life in a Blender, Pilot to Guner, Blowhole Theater, 8, $6. SAT: Otophobia, Hevy Floe, Hiretsukan, Lightning Bolt, Scarred, 9, $5.
Students Events Center, 5 Washington Pl., #103 (Mercer St.) 212-998-4999. FRI: World/Inferno Friendship Society, The Banned, Sprinkle Genies, Kidnappers, 8, $3.
47 Murray St. (betw. Church St. & B'way), 212-566-3705. THURS: Celebration of women in music w/Jackie Martino Band, Tamara Fishman, Naviv, Casey Cyr, Roasmond, Heavy Merge, Mulher da'Samba, free.
317 E. Houston St. (Attorney St.), 212-673-6270. See also "Skits & Improv." WEDS: Flogging Molly, 9:30. THURS: Doublewide, 9. FRI: Latin Vibe Sextet, Tim Carossi, 8:30. SAT: Brian Mitchell Band, Richard Douglas, 9. SUN: Night of 1000 Jennifers, 4. MON: Plan B, 8:30. TUES: Train Wreck open mic comedy, 7:30.
pete's candy store
709 Lorimer St. (Frost St.), Williamsburg, 718-302-3770. No cover. WEDS: Bruce Martin & Pete's Open Mike Night 9-12. THURS: Howard Fishman Quartet, 10-1. FRI: J.C. Hopkins, Crazee & Heaven, 9. SAT: The Hank Williams Band, 10-1. SUN: Moonlighters, 9-12. MON: Mark Geary, Jenifer Jackson, 9. TUES: Kim Wayman, 10.
176 Ludlow St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-253-1922. SAT: Daniel Carter, Matt Heyner, Pasquale Cangiano, Chris Corsano, 8, $5.
St. Paul's Chapel, Columbia Univ., 116th St. (B'way), 212-854-1953. All shows at 9 unless otherwise noted. No cover. FRI: Mark Humphreys, Cindy Kalmenson, Marc Teamaker. SAT: Terre & Maggie Roche, Margo Hennebach & Mark Saunders, Jeff Canon.
285 W. B'way (Canal St.), 212-941-0900. WEDS: Lina Koutrakos, 9:30, $8.
250 W. 50th St. (B'way), 212-333-4141. THURS: The Rapture.
204 Varick St. (Houston St.), 212-2433-4940. THURS: Mutiny pres. Choque Hosein, State of Bengal & resident DJs; $15. TUES: Giant Step pres. Smith & Mighty Sound System w/DJ's Rob Smith & Ray Mighty w/Peter D., Rudy Lee, Kelz, Louise D., 10:30, $12.
244 E. Houston St. (Ave. A), 212-353-1740. WEDS: Todd Keller, Narcoleptics, Fragile Male Ego, Krell. THURS: Grail, Size, Ropeladder, Rubber Johnny, Clutter, Dryspel. FRI: Spasmic Relations, Coney Island Whitefish, Spastic Habits, Straight Eights, Somebody's Brother, Audax, Flyer's Fall, The Kitchen, Heavy Cream. SAT: Terracon, Harrow, Jana Peri, Wednesday, Neanderthal Spongecake, Flying 66, Lullab, Slow Four. SUN: The Next Sh** w/Swiss Chris. TUES: Plastic Leach, King Fly, Chanyez & the Yez Allstars, Brian Fitzpatrick.
238 Thompson St. (Washington Sq. S.), 212-998-4999. TUES: Dismemberment Plan, Rainer Maria, The Wicked Farleys, The Rapture, 8:30, $8, $5 st., $3 NYU st.
161 Hudson St. (Laight St.), 212-966-4225. THURS: Troop 47, Blunt Force, Mond Face, 9, $8. THURS: John Brown's Body, Dispatch, Dr. Didg, 8:45, $10. FRI: Mephiskapheles, Bargain Music, 7, $10, all ages. SAT: Dick Dale, Gul, 10. SUN: Roots & Motive MCA pres. Black Lily w/Jaguar, Jazzyfatnastees & various guests, 9:30, $5; Agnostic Front, Anti Heros, Shutdown, One Man Army, F, 3, $12.
BIANCA'S ON THE PARK
103 Central Park N. (betw. 110th St. & Lenox Ave.), 212-665-1212. THURS: Felix Swing Band, 7, $15 incl. dance lessons & 1 drink.
315 W. 44th St. (betw. 8th & 9th Aves.), 212-581-3080 or www.birdlandjazz.com Shows at 9 & 11 (& 12:30 Fri & Sat). $10 min; two drinks incl. in cover. WEDS: Tim Ries Quintet, $20. THURS-SAT: John Pizzarelli Trio, $25. SUN: Rudy Calzado conducts "Cubarama," $20. MON: Toshiko Akiyoshi Jazz Orchestra, $20. TUES: Victor Jones Quartet, 11, $15; Annual Adoption Fund Benefit w/dinner & live jazz music, 360-0273 for info; 5:30, $45-$125.
256 E. 49th St. (2nd Ave.), 212-644-8750. TUES: Mark Rapp & his trio evoke, 8-11, free.
131 W. 3rd St. (6th Ave.), 212-475-8592 or www.bluenote.net Showtimes 9 & 11:30 unless otherwise noted. WEDS-SUN: Take 6, $30-$40 & min. FRI & SAT: Late Night w/Charles Blenzig & friends, $5. SUN: Fine Wine Jazz Trio feat. Richard Wyands, Gene Perla, Bobby Kapp, $18.50, incl. show, brunch & 1 drink. MON: Grant Green Jr. Quartet, $10 & $5 min.
120 Hudson St. (betw. Franklin & Moore Sts.), 212-399-0714. MON: Bryant DuPré & Rifftide, 7:30-11:30, free.
115 MacDougal St. (betw. W. 3rd & Bleecker Sts.), 212-254-3630. Feat. The Wha? Band & special guests Weds-Sun. WEDS: Jason Murden, 9:30, free. THURS: Elan, 9:30, $5. FRI: Cheryl Pepsi Riley, 9:30 & 11:45, $10. SAT: Bryon Moore, 9:30 & 11:45, $10. SUN: Eric Adams, 9:30, free. MON: Brazilian Night with Vannessa Fallabella & friends, 9:30, $10. TUES: Classic Funk night, 9:30, $7.
CARAVAN OF DREAMS
405 E. 6th St. (betw. A & 1st Aves.), 212-254-1613. No cover, no min. FRI: The Jerry Engelbach Trio, 8-10:30. SAT: Tony O'Blaney Group, 8-10:30.
310 W. B'way (betw. Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-925-5515. No cover, $20 min. SAT: Jazz Brunch feat. Howard Fishman Quartet, 2-5.
CHRIST & ST. STEPHEN'S CHURCH
120 W. 69th St. (betw. Columbus & Amsterdam Aves.), 212-894-3702. SUN: "Real Standard Time" concert series pres. The Prism Saxophone Quartet, 7, $10, $5 st./s.c.
cornelia St. Cafe
29 Cornelia St. (6th Ave.), 212-989-9318 or www.corneliastcafe.com WEDS: Ratzo B. Harris, Sam Burtis, Ed Cherry, Rob Thomas, Jay Rosen. THURS: Emmanuelle Somer, Adam Butler, Jarrod Cogwin, Rufus Capadocia. FRI & SAT: Michael Manieri, George Garzone, John Lockwood, Bob Gulloti. SUN: The Organic Review, Urban Acapella, The New Cultural Ensemble, 9. MON: 21st Century Schizoid Music pres. Derek Bermel & Peace by Piece, Paige Hoffman, Fred Sherry, Howard Watkins, Dana Hanchard, Bermel, mark Tewarson, Bobby Roe, Mat Deveau, 9, $10 & 1 drink min.
666 125th St. (W. Side Hwy.), 212-663-7980, www.cottonclub-newyork.com WEDS: The George Gee Swing Band, 8. THURS & SUN: Melvin Sparks Blues Band, 8. FRI: Ann Sinclair, 8. SAT: Ann Sinclair, 9. SAT & SUN: Gospel brunch & dinner shows. MON: Swing Dance Cotton Club Allstars, 8.
251 W. 30th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-695-2747. WEDS: Raw Clams, 9. SAT: Melange, Pill Factory, 9.
garage restaurant & cafe
99 7th Ave. S. (Grove St.), 212-645-0600. No cover. WEDS: Virginia Mayhew, 8. THURS: Antonella Dini, 8. FRI: Yardena & Trio, 9:30. SAT: Herschey Barr Band, 10:30; Jazz Brunch w/Deb Weisz, 12-4. SUN: David Coss & Trio, 7; Jazz Brunch w/Andrea Wolper, 12-4. MON: Howard Williams Jazz Orchestra, 8. TUES: David Coss & Trio.
44 W. 63 St. (Columbus Ave.), 212-582-2121. WEDS-SUN: Millenium Players feat. Jason Moran, Javon Jackson, Antonion Hart, Delfayo Marsalis, Duane Eubanks, Tarus Mateen & Carl Allen. MON: Les Paul Quartet. TUES: Illinois Jaquet Big Band.
Joseph Papp Public Theater, 425 Lafayette St. (Astor Pl.), 212-239-6200. WEDS: Weekly Reggae Night, 11; Kathy Supove & Gloria Deluxe, 8:30. THURS: DJ Personality Series feat. DJs from all walks of life, 11:30; Queen Esther: Unemployed Superstar, 8:30. FRI: Terranova, 11; Sandra St. Victor & Sextet, 9. SAT: Carl Hancock Rux; The No Black Male Show, 8:30. SUN: Love Bazaar, 11; Antony & the Johnsons feat. David Tibet & Little Annie, 8:30, $15. MON: Dominic hosts "Damaged Liver Musical," 11; Lauren Flanigan, 8:30.
123 Mercer St. (betw. Prince & Spring Sts.), 212-343-0612. No cover. WEDS: Ray Vega "Boperation," 9-1. THURS: Grant Stewart Quartet, 9-1. FRI: Jack Walrath & Masters of Suspense, 11; Welf Dorr Trio, 8-11. SAT: Jack Walrath & Masters of Suspense, 11; The Spotshots, 8-11; Nat Harris Quartet, 2:30-5:30. SUN: Dave Allen Group, 8; Jacob Drazen Trio, 4-7.
33 University Pl. (9th St.), 212-228-8490. WEDS-SAT: Pianist Steve Kuhn, bassist David Finck, drummer Billy Drummond. SUN-TUES: Pianist Judy Carmichael w/saxophonist Mike Hashim.
LA BELLE EPOQUE
827 B'way (12th St.), 212-254-6436. See also "Clubs & Lounges." SAT: Jazz Brunch w/Sarah McLawler. SUN: Jazz Brunch w/Charles Sibirsky Trio.
73 W. 71st St. (Columbus Ave.), 212-874-3474. MON: Mark Rapp & his trio evoke spirits of Miles Davis, 7-10, free.
Museum of Modern Art
11 W. 53rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-708-9491 or www.moma.org FRI: Jazz at MoMa pres. Orrin Evans Trio, 5:30-8:30, free w/mus. adm. TUES: Acoustic evening & party w/Sheryl Crow, preceded by champagne reception at 8, proceeds benefit Museum's Exhibition program, call 708-9680 for info, 8:30, $500-$1000.
1068 1st Ave. (betw. 58th & 59th Sts.), 212-755-6875. THURS: Rifftide, 7:30-11:30, free.
370 7th Ave. (betw. 30th & 31st Sts.), 212-976-8463. SUN: Bryant DuPré & Rifftide, 2-6, free.
240 W. 47th St. (betw. B'way & 8th Ave.), 212-921-1940. FRI: Ron Sunshine & Full Swing, 12:30-2:30 a.m., $15-$20. SAT: Yallopin Hounds, 12:30-2:30 a.m., $15-$20.
107 Norfolk St. (betw. Delancey & Rivington Sts.), 212-358-7503 or www.tonic107.com WEDS: Dean Roberts, 10, $6; Georg Graewe, mark Dresser, 8, $10. THURS: Wax Poetic, 12, $5; Jim O'Rourke curates evening w/White Out, Ikue Mori, Kevin Drumm, 8, $10. FRI: Ori Kaplan, 12, $4; Kevin Drumm, Lee Ranaldo, 8, $10. SAT: Black Beetle, 12, $6; Tim Barnes, Glenn Kotche, Thurston Moore, Charles K. Noyes, 8, $10. SUN: Alma Rose, Juan Carlos Formell, 8, $8; Klezmer Brunch feat. The Sway Machinery, 1:30 & 3, $10, $15/2 sets. MON: AIDS walk benefit w/Kittyhawk, Antigone Rising, Squint, Mary Arden Collins. TUES: Bablicon, Tono Bungay.
UNIVERSITY OF THE STREETS
130 E. 7th St. (betw. Ave. A & 1st Ave.), 212-533-3512. TUES: Jimmy Vass, 8-12, $3.
178 7th Ave. S. (betw. W. 11th & Waverly Sts.), 212-255-4037. TUES: Johnny Griffin Quartet, 9:30 & 11:30, $15 & $10 min.
YE OLDE TRIPPLE INN
263 W. 54 St. (betw. B'way & 8th Aves.), 212-245-9849. No cover, no min. WEDS: The Bassenettes, 8:30. SUN: Open blues Jam with session players, 7.
AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY
Central Park W. (79th St.), 212-769-5200. FRI: Diane Wolkstein w/Geoffrey Gordon, 7, $20.
43 Murray St. (betw. Church St. & W. B'way), 212-732-2873. FRI: Karen Tweed & Ian Carr, 9 & 10:30, $10.
METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART
1000 5th Ave. (82nd St.), 212-570-3949. MON: "A Safari to Musical Africa" feat. Babatunde Olatunji, 7, $30.
915 B'way (21st St.), 212-505-7400. Thurs.-Sat. shows at 9 & 10:30, Weds. shows at 6:30, 8 & 9:30, no cover. WEDS: Carlos Ponce. FRI & SAT: J.C. Faulk.
246 W. 14th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567 or www.nells.com. See also "Clubs & Lounges." WEDS: Cuban night. THURS: Reggae. FRI: Coadi Mundi (rumba). SAT: House DJ & live music.
Tishman Aud., 66 W. 12th St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-5690. FRI: Bridge to Indian Culture feat. Roop Verma (sitar) & dancer Satya Narayana Charka, 7:30-9:30, free.
90 W. Houston St. (Thompson St.), 212-477-8337. Weds., Thurs., Mon. & Tues. shows at 10:30, 12 & 2 a.m, Fri., Sat. & Sun. shows at 11, 12:30 & 2 a.m. All shows $5 & 1 drink min. WEDS: Harvey Swartz & Eye Contact. THURS: Xiomara (Latin). FRI: Kaissa (African). SAT: Marianne Ebert Group. SUN: Cidinho Teixeira & Friends (Brazilian jazz); Brazilian duets, 9 & 10. MON: Ron Affif Trio, 8 & 9. TUES: Winard Harper Quintet.