ABC NO RIO
156 Rivington St. (betw. Suffolk & Clinton Sts.), 212-254-3697. THURS: Pinhole Camera Show art opening, 5-8, free [through 6/23]. FRI: "Aural Barbacoa" feat. Daniel Cartier, Mia Theodoratus, Matthew Heyner, Band H, 8, $5. SAT: The Goonies, The Truents, Stockyard Stoics, Violent Society, 3, $5. SUN: "Creative Out Music Association" w/Seth Misterka, Evan O'Reilly, Jean Paul Jenkins & friends, Klaus Janek (Germany), 8, $3.
9 Great Jones St. (Lafayette St.), 212-420-1934. See also "Clubs & Lounges." WEDS: Marc Gartman, Kiki Hawkins, Miller, No No Bon Bon, Pants. THURS: Listen While I Moo, High Canadiens, Donni Brook Fair, Plug Spark Sawjay, Syaama. FRI: Peter Cornell, Mitchell Schaffer, Eyesores, Doormouse Choir, One and Twenty, Ferns. SAT: On the lam, Team Rocket, Ten Engine, Laruta, Smile Orange, Somebody's Brother. SUN: Funkadelic Studios Night. MON: Konkrete Jungle. TUES: Something Just, Lourdes, ASI, Atomsmasher.
95 Stanton St. (betw. Ludlow & Orchard Sts.), 212-358-1633. No Cover. WEDS: Laurel Suspended, Drugstore Soul, Orbis, Dmitri Garvitz Quintet, Booda Velvets, 7. THURS: Ritual Sonic, Stunt Cycle, Sham Sundra, Ernesto, Never on a Sunday, Pamela Laws, 7. FRI: Lynch, Evelyn Forever, Blasco's Ballroom, Sean Altman, Mila Drumke, Neck, 7. SAT: Lactic Acid, One, Booda Velvets, Jel, Iridesense, Grapevine, 8. SUN: Bartamian, 10 Heads High, Ferdinand the Bull, Bogan Pass, 8. MON: Punk/Metal Karaoke, Slink, Jill Gioia, Lazy K, 7. TUES: Organic Juice, Audio Poolside, Max Fisher Band, Deni Bonet, Pan, 7.
170 Orchard St. (Stanton St.), 212-982-BABY. See also "Clubs & Lounges." All shows $5 unless otherwise noted. WEDS: Spaceship, Matt White, Panty Party w/Ivy Markaity, Pilley, Sean Altman & Nancy Magrill, 8. THURS: Gun Shy Hostess, Immoral Fibers, L'Evation, Downtown Vocals, Kristen Stuart, 7. FRI: Addison Groove Project, Ready Maker, Also Perezx, Bionic Finger, Ambulance, 8. SAT: Live drum-n-bass triphop jungle w/Etro-Anime, Aqueous, ISH, DJ Chrome & PH 10, Dark Theory, 9; Knowso Music Company feat. Sweetsop, Kim Doran, Ben Eyler & Haale, 2-7. SUN: Akim Funk Buddha's Dha Fuzion, 8-12, $8; Young Lions, 4-7:30, free. MON: Doris Engel & the Half Naked Fakers, Pockett Size, Stuffy Shmitt, Silith Fair, 7, free. TUES: Clark Gayton's Epicenter, Simon Chardiet, Chris Barron, Pilley, Jane Barnett, 8.
2124 B'way (74th St.), 212-496-7070. TUES: Ringo Starr & His All-Stars, 8, $35-$75.
147 Bleecker St. (Thompson St.), 212-673-7030. Shows are $5 & begin at 8 (unless otherwise specified). WEDS: Paul Clements, Stop Irrational Logic, Dan Nuestadt Band, Steve Tannen (CD Release) Deborah Berg McCarthy, Chris Lowe. THURS: Sandra Bazzarelli, Rev. Tribble & the Angels, Standpipe, Mercy, Terry Radigan. FRI: Days Of Wild, Corky Freak (CD Release), Mike Nappi Band, Allen Bennett, Joe Brack. SAT: Evan Kremin, Big Cats, Moon Bog, Bobby Mitchell. SUN: Mann Made Jam, Scott Brown, Goat. MON: Days Of Wild, Terra, Nicole McKenna, Amaya Andreas, Cat & Edie. TUES: Heidi Petrikat, Horizontally Speaking, Stef Gordon, House of Red, Kristen & Cassidy, 7:30.
199 7th Ave. (betw. 21st & 22nd Sts.), 212-229-1807. No cover. WEDS: Andy Fitzpatrick, 8. FRI: Lisa Marcus, 10; 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. or www.bottomlinecabaret.com All shows at 7:30 & 10:30 unless specified. THURS: "Nightbirds" feat. Cecilia, Denice Franke, Christine Ohlman & Sally Taylor, $15. FRI: "The Beat Goes On" feat. Andy Burton, Scott Kempner, Graham Maby, Rich Pagano, Andy York, Julia Darling, Will Lee, Willie Nile, Coati Mundi, Mike Viola, Tish & Snooky, $20. SAT: "Writers in the Round" feat. Beth Nielsen Chapman, David Mead & Gary Nicholson, $20. MON: Ed Palermo Big Band performs music of Frank Zappa, $15.
6 Delancey St. (Bowery), 212-533-2111. WEDS: Veruca Salt, Tugboat Annie, 8, $15. THURS: Modest Mouse, Califone, Stinking Lizaveta, 8, sold out. FRI & SAT: Modest Mouse, Les Savy Fav, Califone, 8, $12. TUES: Beth Hart, 9, $15.
169 Ave. A (betw. 10th & 11th Sts.), 212-420-8392. 21 & over except Sundays. See also "Clubs & Lounges." WEDS: North Sea Story, Errortype, Jonah's Onelinedrawing, Tragic Drive, 8, $7. THURS: Reno's Men, Lilo, Near, 8, $7. FRI: Upper Crust, Heartdrops, Girltoucher, Burglar, 8, $8. SAT: Upper Crust, Gravel Pit, Brought Low, 10, $8. SUN: Bluetip, Bluebird, Garrison, AtomBombPocketKnife, 8, $7. MON: Pop Rocks party: fashion show by Uzi, music by Helldorado & slide show w/Christine Callahan, Katrina Del Mar, Veronica Cross, 9:30, $5; Pan, Barry Kingston & the Screaming Souls, 8, $6. TUES: K-Mart, Jett Craze, Olivia Neutron Bomb, You're Pretty, 8, $7.
315 Bowery (Bleecker St.), 212-982-4052 or www.cbgb.com WEDS: Want, Fivehorse Johnson, Puny Human, Boulder, Atomic Bitchinax, 8, $8. THURS: "Natasha & the MGB's Fire Benefit" feat. Raine, Thisway, Skyrocket, Natasha & the MGB, 30 Second Change, Jesse Malin, Stab City, Boilermakers, 50 Set Whore, 7, $10. FRI: Detox Darlings, Fairies Wear Boots, Charm School, Gutter Girl, 9, $9. SAT: "Homocorps" feat. Maul Girls, Russ Turk, Cunta Kinte, Moreplay, Paxton, Dueling Bankheads, Velvet Mafia, 8, $9. MON: Audition showcase. TUES: Time of Orchid, Kalvin Kristi, Static 13, Scottish Roddy, Binge, Evil Adam, 7, $6.
Downstairs Lounge: THURS: Freeloader CD Release Party. FRI: Absolution. SAT: Tugtugan Sa Bowery. SUN: Urbana Sunday Poetry Slam. TUES: Tuesday Night Khemistry.
313 Bowery (Bleecker St.), 212-677-0455. WEDS: Deadline Poet, Katy Phaffi, "Downtown Divas" feat. Laurenelli, Mary Lee's Corvette & Tammy Fay Starlite, 9, $5. THURS: Rat Wakes Red, Jessica Craven, Goats In Trees, Kristeen Young, Jen Chapin, 7, $5. FRI: Marshell Jones, Janet Hamill & Moving Star, Aida, Don DiLego, 8, $7. SAT: Marc Rosenthal w/Tom Hopkins & Chris Bonner, Gloria Deluxe, Holy Ghost, Creme Blush, 8, $7. SUN: "The Dautahz" one-year anniversary feat. Kymbali, InfiniTee, Lady Blue, Mohagany Jones, Rozz Nash, Apani, Shoshana Vogel, Elasisia, Katie Elevich, Yejide the Night Queen, DJ Mocha Sunflower, 9, $5; Lynn Book's Voice Lab, 7:30, $10. MON: "Alchemy" w/DJ Jason spinning Goth, Datura, 10; Camilla Tee, Dylan Alexander, Elisa Peimer, Drum-n-Bugle, 7, $5. TUES: Greg Naughton, Django, Basque, Danielle Gasparo, Glenn Nano, 7, $5.
157 Ave. C (10th St.), 212-677-8142. No cover. WEDS: Jack O'Hara's Undertones, Roland Parkins Band, Brian Gelfand Band, Jessica McLaren, Serena Cosmo, 7. THURS: "Chris's Showcase" (tba), LJ Murphy, 7. FRI: Humans, Stephanie St. John, Amy Speace, Randi Russo, Lisa Brigantino, Sarah Brindell, 5. SAT: Cybertronica DJs, 12; Gravy, Kissyface, Theresa Sareo Birthday Gig, Rebecca & Rachel, Laurie Stewart, Gil Coggins, 5. SUN: Brian Gitkin & Friends, 11; Rick Johnson's open mic, 6-11. MON: Anna & Friends, 10-1; Rob Meador's Showcase, Pete Monopoly, 7. TUES: Garr Raglin & Friends, John Kessel, Luke Ryan, Jack Grace, Ron Morris, 7.
connolly's pub & restaurant
14 E. 47th St. (betw. Madison & 5th Aves.), 212-867-3767. SAT: Black 47, 10, $10.
25 3rd Ave. (St. Marks Pl.), 212-529-6924. WED: Kung Pao, Scrid, Podunk, C-Toe, $5. THURS: Gargantua Soul, Captain T Band, Rock Star, American Trashed, $5. FRI: Wow & Flutter, Kagero, Vue, Manhattan Heroes, $7. SAT: Downpore, Photo By Dog, Inhale Mary, Splendorgrass, $7. SUN: Marnie, Donnybrook, Fair, Coopers, free. MON: Firebird Band, Charm School, Pillbox, free. TUES: One Step Beyond, $5.
416 W. 14th St. (9th Ave.), 212-645-5189 or www.thecooler.com No cover on Mondays. WEDS: Lust NYC changes locations, again: Gunga Din, Heroine Sheiks, Golden Showers, The Listening Party, 8:30, $9. FRI: Liquid Sky, Ossom, Doomer, Colossal, Shakeyface, Jake Mandell, Wally. SAT: Apollo Heights, Dope Pages, Vernon Reid.
511 Greenwich St. (Spring St.), 212-691-7731. WEDS: Röck Cändy w/feat. Röck Cändy Band & more, 9, $5, free for those sportin' big hair. FRI: Tidewater Grain.
144 Bleecker St. (betw. Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434 or www.elbowroomnyc.com WEDS: Aeraby, Cathy Verric, Michael Knowles, Jumping Alex & Hilda, Watch, Skunk, $7. THURS: Maya's Attic, Stevie D, Plastic Holiday, Left of Jupiter, Nymph, $7. FRI: Zilo Groove in the lounge, free; Plastic Shiva, Daruma Shakes, Luciar, Organic Juice, Lourds, $8. SAT: De-Flow in the lounge, free; Miss Fortune, Beyond Blue, Illuminata, Governors, Southfourth, $8. TUES: Grain, Dead Mile Dance, Guttersnipes, Second Left, Midnight in a Perfect World, $7.
Time Cafe, 380 Lafayette St. (Great Jones St.), 212-533-7000 or www.feznyc.com Two drink min. WEDS: Zrzy, Pam Fleming, Rachelle Garniez, 6:30, $12. THURS: Mingus Big Band, 8:30 & 11, $18. FRI: Amy Kohn, Lionfish, 9:30; "Kiki & Herb: Playing for Time," 6:30, $15. SAT: "Artists in the Round" feat. Sam Shaber, Ina May Wool, Edie Carey, Teddy Goldstein, Anne O'Meara Heaton & Andrew Kerr, 9:30, $8; "Kiki & Herb: Playing for Time," 6:30, $15. SUN: Lady Bunny's "A Taste of Bunny," 9:30, $12; "Kiki & Herb: Playing for Time," 6:30, $12. MON: Glen Phillips (Toad the Wet Sprocket), 8, $14. TUES: Suzanne Vega, Bruce Benderson, Mary Gaiteskill & Laurie Stone read from new J.T. Leroy (a.k.a. Terminator) novel Sarah, 8, $30.
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: Butterball feat. No Name James. THURS: Lonesome Brothers. FRI: Derelicts. SAT: Niagras. TUES: Arthur Neilson & the Nitecrawlers.
17 Irving Pl. (15th St.), 212-777-6800. WEDS-FRI: Elliott Smith, Whiskey Biscuit, 8:30, $16 (sold out). SAT: Toots & the Maytals w/DJ Twin, 9, $22, $20 adv. MON-TUES: Sleater-Kinney, Butchies, Gossip, 8, $12.
74 Leonard St. (betw. Church St. & B'way), 212-219-3055 or www.knittingfactory.com
Main Space: WEDS: Tim Reynolds (acoustic), 8 & 10:30, $12-$14. THURS: The Makers, Cobra Verde, Centimeters, 9, $10-$12. FRI-SAT: Marc Ribot y Los Cubanos Postizos, 9 & 11, $12-$14. SUN: Bangs, Sarah Dougher, Turn-Offs, 9, $8. MON: Wax Poetic, 8 & 10, $8. TUES: Penny Arcade Screening w/Church of Betty & Rob Breszny, 10, $10.
KnitActive Sound Stage: WEDS: Ozone Quartet, 10, $7; Pablo Ablanedo Group, 8, $7. THURS: Voodoo Meat Bucket, 10, $6; Twelve 20 Six, 8, $6. FRI: Leni Stern, 10, $8; Louis Belogenis, 8, $7. SAT: Prelapse, 10, $7; Rufus Cappadocia, 8, $7; Poetry Series, 6, $5. SUN: "The Song," 10, $10. MON: Penny Arcade w/Rob Breszny, 9:30, $10; Decompositions: A jazz meltdown of the works of Philip Sousa, 7:30, $10. TUES: Everything Bagels, 10, $6; Time Travil, 8, $6.
Old Office: WEDS: Stephan Smith, 9:30, $7; Kazu Live Blue feat. Bill Ware III, 7, $7. THURS-SUN: Craig Harris' Nation of Imagination, 8 & 9:30, $8. MON: Torben Waldorff No Bass w/Ingrid Jensen, 8 & 9:30, $7. TUES: Julien Roman, 8 & 9:30, $8.
Tap Bar: WEDS: Benoir w/Sauce on the Side, 11, free. THURS: J. Granelli's Magnetic Donkey Party, 11, free. FRI: Peter Mazza, 11, free. SAT: Gutbucket, 11, free. SUN: Drums & Tuba, 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: Reachers. THURS: Four Piece Suit, 9; Golden Showers, 7. FRI: Bohack. SAT: Barnyard Players. SUN: For Lovers Only. MON: Dennis Brennan. TUES: Strangelys.
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: Douglas Leader Orchestra, Ooglebe, Parker TM, $7. THURS: Infectious Organisms, Naomi, Alazarin Crimson, Chris Decker, $7. SAT: Nozmo King, midnight, $8.
the living room
84 Stanton St. (Allen St.), 212-533-7235 or www.livingroomny.com No cover. WEDS: Dacks, Snuzz, Ben Rogers, Barbara Kessler, 7. THURS: VonEm, Julia & Marina, Chris Glenn, Michael Brunnock, 7. FRI: Delusion Dog, Full Throttle Aristotle, Pinataland, Major Matt Mason, Jim & Danielle, Grayson Danzic, 7. SAT: Ben Weaver & Paul Dan, Saul Zonanna (Planet 14), Indigo, Pamela Miller, Jake Holmes, Whip, 7. SUN: Resonators, Jen Clap, 8. MON: Kara Macguire & Jason Philbin, Dave McDaid, Michael Kroll, David Copen Hafer, 8. TUES: Amanda Thorpe, Dayna Kurtz, Lianne Smith, Bob Hillman, Luca Mundaca, 7.
171 Ludlow St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-260-2323. All shows at 9, no cover. WEDS: Mirror People, Pic. THURS: Zrazy, Strokes, Robert Mainwaring. FRI: Moneyshot, Paul Cote, Picnic, Seth Cohen. SAT: Morgan Taylor, Semi Gloss, Fooled by April. SUN: Bobby Stewart, Amanda. TUES: Prop, Raw Deluxe.
Madame Joey's at Europa
98-104 Meserole Ave. (Manhattan Ave.), Williamsburg, 718-383-5723. THURS: National Stranger, $5.
Madison Square Garden
2 Penn Plaza (34th St.), 212-465-MSG1. TUES: Joni Mitchell's "Both Sides Now," $53-$128.
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), Supertones, 9. THURS: Handsome Dick pres. Galvanized w/special guests. SAT: Adam Roth. SUN: Dan Hovey. MON: Beat Rodeo. TUES: "Hardcore," weekly party feat. hosts Misstress Formika & music by Margarita & the U.C.E., Timo Ellis & Bebe Buell, $5.
1039 Washington St. (11th St.) Hoboken, 201-798-4064. WEDS: Bangs, Sarah Dougher, Crowns, 9, $6. THURS: Poka Poka, Nina Hynes, Ten Speed Racer, 9, $6. FRI: Swingin' Neckbreakers, Insomniacs, Les Sexareenos, 10, $7. SAT: Eugene w/special guests, 10, $6. MON: Man...Or Astro-Man?, Enon, 9, $10. TUES: Kick Out the Jams DJ Series: Greg Tormo, 8, free.
269 E. Houston St. (Suffolk St.), 212-254-0688 or www.meowmixchix.com WEDS: Tom Conklin's Lush Life w/ Psycho Charger, Truck, The Buzzards, 10, $5. THURS: Gloss. FRI: DJ Frida, 11-4; Fundraiser for Community Stands Out, 8. SAT: Fragglerock, 11; Masturbation-A-Thon hosted by Tristan Taormino, 8-11. SUN: Electrofoetus, Lotus 33, 10. MON: Charmed School, Clap, Flux, 9:30. TUES: Ex-Models, Dolores Slim, 9.
217 E. Houston St. (betw. Ludlow & Essex Sts.), 212-260-4700. See also "Clubs & Lounges." WEDS: VPN, Geezer Lake, Sheila Devine, Solar Tribe, 7, $8. THURS: Neko Case & Her Boyfriends, Kelly Hogan & the Pine Valley Cosmonauts, Ian Patrick Gentles, 8, $12. FRI: Man...Or Astro-Man?, Longwave, Selzers, Hissyfits, 8:30, $12. SAT: Man...Or Astro-Man?, Enon, Ex-Girl, 8, $12. SUN: Jimmy Sutton's Four Charms, Deep Sea Adventure, 8:30, $8. MON: Rocket Science, Davenports, Tom Collins, 8, $8. TUES: Local H, Dovetail Joint, Sound of Urchin, 8, $12.
213 2nd Ave. (13th St.), 212-473-9398. 18 & over, no re-entry under 21. SAT: Dirt Bike Annie, Grand Prixx, Tuuli, Kowalskis, Henry the Eighths, 9, $6.
317 E. Houston St. (Attorney St.), 212-673-6270. See also "Skits & Improv." WEDS: "Youngbloods Ensemble Studio Theater," 8. THURS: Sherryl Marshall, 11; Kiwi Lip Bomb w/Futz & Lisa, 9. FRI: Latin Vibe Sextet, 11.
pete's candy store
709 Lorimer St. (Frost St.), Williamsburg, 718-302-3770. No cover. WEDS: Bruce Martin & open mic, 9-12. THURS: Ron Barron & Steve Ellis, 9. FRI: Spookyghost, 9. SAT: Kate Fenner & Chris Brown, 10. SUN: Lizzie West, 9. MON: Martha Wainwright, 9. TUES: Goats In Trees, 9.
Radio City Music Hall
1260 6th Ave. (51st St.), 212-307-7171. SUN & MON: Phish, 7:30.
285 W. B'way (Canal St.), 212-941-0900. THURS: Rinocerose, 9.
the sidewalk cafe
94 Ave. A (6th St.), 212-473-7373. WEDS: Tony Hightower, Jude Kastle, Saul Zonana (Planet 14), Sprinkle Genies, Springwell, Mike Previti, 7:30. THURS: Jim Flynn, Regressives, Gilligan Stump & the Professor, John Kessel, Kenny Davidsen, Luke, 7:30. FRI: Dots Will Echo, Fragile Male Ego, Yukka Flats, Cucumbers, FordFalconBlue, 8. SAT: Three Normal Humans, Drew Blood, Costellos, Citigrass, Patsy Grace, 8. SUN: Peter Dizozza, Celia, Gene & Mimi, Steve Espinola, Andrew McCann, 7:30. MON: The Antihoot w/Lach, sign-up at 7:30. TUES: Will Hawkins, Paul Corban, Jessie White, Anthony Salerno, J.C. Sone, Joss, 7:30.
204 Varick St. (Houston St.), 212-243-4940. THURS: Machele Montano & Xtatik, 9, $18. FRI: Dialated Peoples, 9, $18. SAT: Karnival, 2 a.m., $10; Brazilian All-Star, 8, 10 & 12 a.m., $10. SUN: Hot 97 Reggae Show w/Bobby Konders, 10;30, $10. MON: Frankie Negron. TUES: Lucy Pearl, 8, $25.
244 E. Houston St. (Ave. A), 212-353-1740. WEDS: Ludlow, Sarcasm, Ann Order, Diller, Shakuan. THURS: PTS, Proof of Purchase, Rocket Ship Park, Aeraby, D.B.'s. FRI: Big Boote, Asphalt Sideshow, Blow Up, Custard Wally, Swami, Slut'em Go, Crazyface. SAT: milk Tradition, Terra Con, Attic Noise, Knob, Bettie Plague, Slow Four, Bloom, Big Top Low. SUN: Live drum 'n' bass w/Swiss Chris. TUES: AIH for Shanti, Wag, Nightshift, Untamed Desire.
161 Hudson St. (Laight St.), 212-966-4225. WEDS: Domestic Problems, Hello Dave, Aliquipa, 9, $8. THURS: Jiggle the Handle, Wise Monkey Orchestra, Matt Turk, 8:45, $10. FRI: Sean Kelly (Samples), Mike Errico, Cecelia, Howie Day, 9, $15. SAT: Jupiter Coyote, Fighting Gravity, 9:45, $12. SUN: Uncle Sammy, 12 a.m., $5. MON: Rana, Baby Gramps, 10, free.
315 W. 44th St. (betw. 8th & 9th Aves.), 212-581-3080 or www.birdlandjazz.com Shows at 9 & 11 (& 12:30 Fri. & Sat.). Music charge & $10 min.; 1 drink incl. in cover. WEDS-SAT: Jackie McLean Sextet, $25-$30. SUN: Chico O'Farrill Afro Cuban Jazz Big Band, $20. MON: Toshiko Akiyoshi Jazz Orchestra, feat. Lew Tabackin, $20. TUES: The Famous Duke Ellington Orchestra, $20.
131 W. 3rd St. (6th Ave.), 212-475-8592 or www.bluenote.net Showtimes 9 & 11:30 unless otherwise noted. WEDS-SUN: Abbey Lincoln Quartet, $30 & $5 min. FRI & SAT: Late Night w/Charles Blenzig & friends, $5. SUN: Weekly brunch w/Charles Owens Quartet, $18.50, incl. show, brunch & 1 drink. MON: CD Release party for Irvin Mayfield & Jaz Sawyer's 20/20.
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: Jesus Perez, 9:30, free. THURS: Eric Adams, 9:30, $5. FRI: Cheryl Pepsi Riley, 9:30 & 11:45, $10. SAT: Jason Murden, 9:30 & 11:45, $10. SUN: Elan, 9:30, free. MON: Brazilian Night w/Vannessa Fallabella & friends, 9:30, $10. TUES: Classic Funk night w/Ron Long, Nat Townsley, Mike Davis, 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.
cornelia St. Cafe
29 Cornelia St. (6th Ave.), 212-989-9318 or www.corneliastcafe.com WEDS: Dave Ballou (trumpet), Mark Dresser (bass), Randy Peterson (drums), Billy Drewes (reeds). THURS: Christof Knoche's Line Zero. FRI: Mark Helias (bass), Ellery Eskelin (tenor sax), Gerald Cleaver (drums). SAT: Michael Gold Band. SUN: Jerry Granelli (drums), David Tronzo (slide guitar) & J.A. Granelli (bass), 9 & 10:30. MON: Contemporary Classical Series feat. works by Steven Swartz. TUES: "Twisted Cabaret" feat. Hope Debates (voice) & Adam Klipple (piano).
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.
349 E. 13th St. (1st Ave.), 212-533-6212. WEDS: David Bexler Quartet, 9. THURS: Ganz Brothers, 9. FRI: Carlo DeRosa Quartet, 9:30. SAT: Rob Garcia's "Mr. Kite," 9:30. SUN: The Sunday Jazz Spot w/Mike Magilligan, 9. MON: Heather Bennett Quartet feat. George Schuller, 9. TUES: Matt Wilson Doing Something, 9.
251 W. 30th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-695-2747. WEDS: Romz, Whitemeat, Pan, Tiffany Parker, John Stephens, Butch Candy, $5. THURS: Dujeous?, Esmerelda, 8, $5. FRI: Bigtoplow, 11:30, $10. SAT: The Batcave pres. Wild 9, Machine Gun Kelly, Disciples of Astroroth, Pill Factory, 9, $15.
99 7th Ave. S. (Grove St.), 212-645-0600. All shows free. WEDS: Art Lillard, 9-1. THURS: Yvonne Taylor, 9-1. FRI: Yardena & Trio, 10:30-2:30; Norah Jones, 7-10. SAT: Ginetta's Vendetta, 11:30-3:30; Dena DeRose, 7-10; Jazz brunch w/Terry Thomas, noon-4, $10 incl. brunch. SUN: David Coss & Trio, 12-4; Jazz brunch w/Bette Du Chantier, 12-4. MON: Howard Williams Jazz Orchestra, 8-11. TUES: David Coss & Trio, 9-1.
HUDSON RIVER CLUB
World Trade Center, 250 Vesey St., 2nd fl. (West St.), 212-786-1500. FRI: Ron Affif Trio, 5-9.
44 W. 63 St. (Columbus Ave.), 212-582-2121. WEDS-SUN: Two Tenors feat. James Moody & Mark Turner Quartet. MON: Les Paul Quartet. TUES: Eliane Elias Trio.
Joseph Papp Public Theater, 425 Lafayette St. (Astor Pl.), 212-239-6200. WEDS: Weekly Reggae Night, 11. THURS: DJ Personality Series feat. DJs from all walks of life, 11; "Dreaming the City" feat. author James Sanders reading from his forthcoming book. FRI: Pleasure Unit, 9:30. SAT: David Campbell, 8:30. SUN: Love Bazaar, 11; David Campbell, 8:30. MON: Dominic hosts "Benefit," 11; Melissa Errico, 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: Stew Cutler, 11; Terry Vinyard & Nothing Personal, 8-11; Steve Kahn (flamenco guitar) 4-7. SAT: Stew Cutler Trio, 11; Yanko Valdez Trio (Latin jazz), 8-11; Nat Harris Group, 2:30-5:30. SUN: David Acker Trio, 8; Greg Frederico Project, 4-7. MON: Sean Coffin's Undertakings, 9. TUES: Kazuko Baba Trio, 9.
33 University Pl. (9th St.), 212-228-8490. WEDS-SAT: Pianist Lee Musiker w/bassist Jay Leonhart.
LA BELLE EPOQUE
827 B'way (12th St.), 212-254-6436. THURS & FRI: Pancho Navarro. SAT: Roni Ben-Hur Duo; Jazz brunch w/Sean Sullivan. SUN: Jazz brunch w/Falkner Evans Trio, $40 prix fixe.
224 W. 47th St. (betw. B'way & 8th Ave.), 212-921-2005. MON: Emedin Rivera Band, 6:45-10.
35 W. 67th St. (betw. Central Park W. & Columbus Ave.) 212-601-1000 or www.makor.org WEDS: Makor Lounge Night feat. Darren Lyons Group, 7:30-12, free. THURS: Tin Hat Trio, 8 & 10, $12. SAT: Ulu, 9:30, $12. SUN: Nigunim, 7-10, $15; Jazz Brunch w/Kendra Shank Duo, 11-3, free. TUES: Songwriter's open mic co-hosted by Dina Fanai, Bob Leone & April Anderson, 957-9230 for info, 6:30, $6.
596 10th Ave. (43rd St.), 212-246-2030. No Cover. WEDS: The Rufus Philpot Quartet, 8, free. FRI & SAT: Karaoke, 9:30. MON: Comedy night, 9. TUES: Karaoke, 9:30.
1068 1st Ave. (betw. 58th & 59th Sts.), 212-755-6875. THURS: Rifftide, 7:30-11:30, free.
NEW SCHOOL'S JAZZ PERFORMANCE SPACE
55 W. 13 St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-995-1552. THURS: Ellery Eskelin, 8, $10, $5 st./s.c.
60 W. 57th St. (6th Ave.), 212-307-5656. Sets at 8:30, 9:45 & 11. WEDS: Frank Wess Trio. TUES: Bobby Watson Trio.
370 7th Ave. (betw. 30th & 31st Sts.), 212-976-8463. SUN: Bryant DuPré & Rifftide, 2-6, free.
teddy's bar & Grill
96 Berry St. (N. 8th St.), Williamsburg, 718-384-9787. No cover. WEDS: Tap n' Jazz Jams w/Hayes Greenfield, tapper Andrew Nemr, 9:30-1 a.m.
107 Norfolk St. (betw. Delancey & Rivington Sts.), 212-358-7503 or www.tonic107.com WEDS: Dance & music pieces w/Katie Duck, Zeena Parkins, Jennifer Lacey & Derek Bailey, 8, $10. THURS: Meatcake the play (by Dame Darcy), 12 a.m., $5; Arto Lindsay, Jonathan Bepler, I-Sound & friends, 8 & 10, $10. FRI: Ex-Girl, 12, $4; John Zorn's Cobra, 8 & 10, $12. SAT: Moisturizer, 12, $5; Jamaaladeen Tacuma, Calvin Weston & Derek Bailey, 8 & 10, $10; Ikue Mori, 1:30, $8. SUN: L.J. Murphy, Laura Cantrell, Shackwacky, 8, $8; Oy Vey Klezmer/Bashert Klezmer Brunch, 1:30 & 3, $10. MON: "On the Edge: Improv in Music," 9, $5. TUES: Jim O'Rourke, Mats Gustafsson & Ikue Mori, 10, $10; Alex Ward & Derek Bailey, 8, $10.
tribeca performing arts center
199 Chambers St. (betw. Greenwich & West Sts.), 212-346-8510. SAT: Annual Tribute to the Lost Jazz Shrines feat. saxophonists Eric Alexander, Don Braden, David "Fathead" Newman & Loren Schoenberg with Darrell Grant Trio.
514 2nd St. (7th Ave.), Park Slope, 718-499-3253. FRI: Health & Happiness Show (folk-rock). SAT: George Rush & Friends (groovy jazz).
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. All shows at 9:30 & 11:30 (add. 1:30 a.m. show Fri. & Sat.), $15-$20 & $10 min. WEDS-SUN: Joe Lovano Nonet. TUES: Wycliffe Gordon Quintet.
YE OLDE TRIPPLE INN
263 W. 54 St. (betw. B'way & 8th Aves.), 212-245-9849. No cover, no min. WEDS: Steve Satten, 8:30. SUN: Open blues Jam with session players, 7.
43 Murray St. (betw. Church St. & W. B'way), 212-732-2873. FRI: Doonbeg Social Club, 9 & 10:30, $10.
Museum of the City of New York
1220 5th Ave. (103rd St.), 212-534-1672. SUN: Concert/lecture feat. "100 years of New York songs" w/singer-musicologist Paula Lockheart & pianist-singer Michael Sansonia, 3, $7 contrib.
246 W. 14th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567 or www.nells.com. See also "Clubs & Lounges." WEDS: Roman Rojas. SAT: House DJ & live music.
SAINT GEORGE'S CHURCH
209 E. 16th St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-532-4038. THURS: World Rhythms Festival w/the Last Poets, Gokh-bi Systems (Senegal), Tony Vacca & Ensemble, benefits Harlem youth's "A Travel for Peace," 7, $25, $20 adv., $15 st./s.c.
2537 B'way (95th St.), 212-864-5400. THURS: De Dannan w/Dolores Keane & Martin O'Connor, 8, $26. SUN: Abdelli, 8, $26.
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: Victor Jones R & Bebop Quartet. THURS: Xiomara (Cuban). FRI: Africa Express feat. Leo Traversa. SAT: Marianne Ebert Group. SUN: Cidinho Teixeira & Friends (Brazilian jazz). MON: Ron Affif Trio. TUES: John Stubblefield's 'Quiet Fire.'