ABC NO RIO
156 Rivington St. (betw. Suffolk & Clinton Sts.), 212-254-3697. WEDS: Ed Chang & Motoko Shimizo: Spin-17, Toshi Makihara Quartet, 8, $5.
9 Great Jones St. (Lafayette St.), 212-420-1934. See also "Clubs & Lounges." WEDS: Voices in My Head, Not Saved, Forrest Sun, Locket, Keith Monacchio Quartet, The Island Earth. THURS: Chris Barron & the Give Daddy Five (Spin Doctors). FRI: Sinis, Emiko, Somebodys Brother, Dictators Bitch, Cut Up. SAT: Ready Jane & Mitchell Schaeffer, Theorum, Void Lucy, Day Gone Mission, PTS. SUN: Viva El Rock. MON: Koncrete Jungle; Endgames, Milorda, Mock Turtle, Mark Sly. TUES: Erv, 25 Liars, Rotgutter, Live Honey, Mouthfull.
angel orensanz foundation
172 Norfolk St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-529-7194 or www.orensanz.org TUES: Ida, Low, Secret Stars.
95 Stanton St. (betw. Ludlow & Orchard Sts.), 212-358-1633. No Cover. WEDS: Girls of Porn, Overlap, Bobby Bell, Fuzzy Suzy, Roger Gillan, 7. THURS: Fungus, Candymeat, Gravy, Sojourn, Duncan, Michael Dutton, 7. FRI: Vertigozer, Dequincey's Dream, Delotres Slim, Sunflower, Les Sans Culottes, ASI, 8. SAT: Bambi, Iridesense, George Usher, Richard X Heyman, Naomi, Lowdown Payment, Rhythm Ritual, 7. SUN: The Hippy Nuts, Louisa Bradshaw, Candygram For Mongo, Brett Boyette, 8. MON: Punk/metal karaoke, Block, MJ12, 8. TUES: BMI Showcase, 8.
170 Orchard St. (Stanton St.), 212-982-BABY or www.babyjupiternyc.com See also "Clubs & Lounges." All shows $5 unless otherwise noted. WEDS: Crown Jewels, All Jive Aside, Slim Francis, Lynne Timmes, 7:30. THURS: David Clements, Liquor Cake, Katy Pfaffl, 9. FRI: Ill Skematic, The Churchills, Amy Miles, Paris, Medicine Stick, 8. SAT: Urban IX, Pastilla, Chris Barron, Alms for Shanti, Peg Simone, 8. MON: Josh Young, Jezebel, Helga, 8. TUES: Campesinos del Sol, Tony Hightower, Jude Kastle, Testosterone Kills, Lucheon, 7:30.
82 W. 3rd St. (betw. Sullivan & Thompson Sts.), 212-477-0622. THURS: Karen Hudson (CD release), 7-9.
Great Lawn, State St. (West St.), 212-407-2429 or 212-835-2789. WEDS: The String of Pearls, 12:15, free. THURS: Taj Mahal, 5.
147 Bleecker St. (Thompson St.), 212-673-7030. Shows are $5 & begin at 8 (unless otherwise specified). WEDS: Earth Eatz Dog, Kittyhawk, June Bugs, Jim Kremins, Orchestra, Laura Mann. THURS: Melissa Reaves & the Willys, Edison with the Weather, Standpipe, Lucy Bonilla, Kathleen Lague. FRI: Mann Made Band, Non Fiction, Brendan O'Donnell, Middle Earth, Jerra Tau. SAT: Dan Cazio & the NY Bluebook, Af the King, Thrill Cycle, Rockwell Church, Kyler, Kristen Cifelli. SUN: Mann Made Jam, The American Acoustic Roots. MON: Shade, Trip Jack, Josh Zandman, Laine Henderson, Karen Lloyd, Elizabeth Avery. TUES: Days of Wild, Janet Rains, Irridesence, The Voices, Jen Shankman.
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. WEDS: John Hartford & the Hartford String Band, Rhonda Vincent & the Rage, $20. THURS: Niacin, $15. FRI: The Del McCoury Band, Roy Book Binder, $20. SAT: An Evening w/Frankie Goes to Hollywood," $20.
6 Delancey St. (Bowery), 212-533-2111. Weds., Fri. & Sat. shows are 18 & over. WEDS: The Neilds, Eddie From Ohio, Jenny Bruce, 8, $15. THURS: Kina, 9, $10. FRI: Arling & Cameron, Thunderball, DJ Otefsu, 8, $15, $12 adv. SAT: Queens of the Stoneage, 9, $15. MON: Robert Bradley, Blackwater Surprise, The Mighty Imperials, 8, $12. TUES: Fab Faux, 9, $15.
brookyln bridge anchorage
Brooklyn Bridge, Camden Plaza W. (Old Front St.), 212-477-8150. THURS: A Guy Called Gerald, Smith & Mighty, Tim "Love" Lee, 10-3 a.m., call for tickets.
169 Ave. A (betw. 10th & 11th Sts.), 212-420-8392 or BrowniesNYC.com 21 & over except Sundays. See also "Clubs & Lounges." WEDS: Side 3, PT Grimm, The O, KHZ, 8:30, $8. THURS: Rainer Maria, the Up On In, 9, 9:15, $7. FRI: Vernon Reid, Reno's Men, Tammany Hall, Wax Wings, 9, $8. SAT: The Court & Spark, Richard Davies, Simon Joyner, Lofty Pillars, 8:30, $8. SUN: Miracle of 86, Engine Down, Cursive, Pilot to Gunner, Minor Dimension, 7:30, $7. MON: Solejar, Neurotica, Jonasay, 8, $7. TUES: The Trollops, Huge, Bluish, Luxury, 8, $7.
315 Bowery (Bleecker St.), 212-982-4052 or www.cbgb.com See also "Theater." WEDS: The Government, 7 Minds, Circus, Flavor Sgt., Milorda, Section 8, Spooky Daily Pride, 7, $6. THURS: Super Creeps, Shamus McNasty, Red Betty, Viva Fidel, 8, $6. FRI: Soul Preacher (Man's Ruin), Wicker Man, Spirit Caravan, Angel Rot, Weed Eater (ex-Buzz Oven), Kung Pao, Sprawl, Murderizer, 8, $9. SAT: "NY Rock Circus" feat. Aytobach Kreisor, Reid Paley, Medicine Ball, Hungry March Band, Bambi, Flamingo Boy, Death Nurse 2000, Amanda Pollock, Julius Klein, MC Joe Reilly, DJ Dave Buttox, 8, $9. SUN: Audition showcase, 8:30; Prey for Rock 'n' Roll, 5. MON: "Porn Rock," 10:15, $3; Audition showcase, 9:30; Prey for Rock 'n' Roll, 7. TUES: Dry Heaves, Mind's Eye, James Byron, Red Shift, 8, $6.
Downstairs Lounge: THURS: "Make the Road by Walking" benefit, 8.
313 Bowery (Bleecker St.), 212-677-0455. WEDS: JC Milo, Max Fisher Group, Bill Dickson, Leslie Nuss, Jude Shepard, $5. THURS: Lowen & Navarro, Hinano, Colorhouse, Michael Maxwell, Chris Grace, 7, $5. FRI: Vadim Pevzner, Yoke, Glenn Nano, $7. SAT: Jarrod Gorbel, Matt Chaplin, Rachel Loshak, Holly Ramos, Mary Perna, $7. SUN: Joey John, Keith Monacchio, Basque, In Between Days, Chris Popp, $5. MON: Gutterpoet; "Alchemy" w/DJ Jason spinning Goth, 10; Johnny Speakerhead, Lauren Lorion, Rothstein, Luke Brindley, $5. TUES: Sidney, Drazy Hoops, Chris Crofton, Lorraine Farro, Mike Winger, $5.
157 Ave. C (10th St.), 212-677-8142. No cover. WEDS: Akiko Palvolka, Russ Turk, Andy Crossland, Kenli Mattus, The DLs, 7. THURS: Testosterone Fest w/Malcolm's Band, Roland Parkin's, Shagg, Sean Winter, 8; LJ Murphy, 7. FRI: Testosterone Fest w/Johnny's Showcase, Chris Jones, Gravy, Kissyface, Dan Killian, Enzo, 7; Sarah Brindell, 5. SAT: Cybertronica DJs, 12; John Kessel, Strands, Shameless, Smelt, 7; Gil Coggins, 5. SUN: Women in Music: Ekayani & the Healing Band, 11; Rick Johnson's "Folk Roost," 6-11. MON: James Katz Trio, The Hippy Nuts, Moontan, Jordan & the Half Naked Fakers, Lachlan, 7. TUES: Jack O'Hara's Undertones, 69 Nova, Jones Grumby, Don Everett Peirce, Dennis Darbury, 7.
central park summerstage
Rumsey Playfield, 72nd St. (midpark), 212-360-CPSS or www.SummerStage.org All shows are free unless otherwise noted. WEDS: The Homeland Tour: A Celebration of Freedom Day South Africa feat. Miriam Makeba, Terry Callier, 6:30. SAT: Funk 'n Lata: Celebrating Chico Science with NaÇÅo Zumbi, 3; DJ set w/DJ Da Lua, 1:30. SUN: Les Nubians, Amadou et Mariam, Fédérick Gilliano, 3; DJ set w/U-Cef, 1:30.
connolly's pub & restaurant
14 E. 47th St. (betw. Madison & 5th Aves.), 212-867-3767. SAT: Black 47, 10:30, $10.
25 3rd Ave. (St. Marks Pl.), 212-529-6924. WEDS: Lotus 33, Electro Fetus, Bunson Honey Dew, Space Opera, Captain T Band, $5. THURS: Lords of Brooklyn, Dem Brooklyn Bums, Racing 8, Peasants, $7. FRI: Bambi, The Rattlers, Andy & the Roller Kings, Greg Allens Charm School, Channel, $7. SAT: Flogging Molly, Toledo Show, $8; Nooner, Jion'r, Bicycle Project, $5 (all ages). SUN: Japanic, Dementia 13, Hanging Francis, 8, free. MON: Dirty Mary, Irreversible Slacks, Umbrella, God, 8, free. TUES: Absinthee, B Loud 3, Junior Fudge, Rivington, 8, free.
416 W. 14th St. (9th Ave.), 212-645-5189 or www.thecooler.com No cover on Mondays. FRI: Andre Williams & The Strap, Rev. Vince Anderson & his Love Choir. SAT: Desco Soul Revue: Soul Providers w/Lee Field, Sharon Jones & the Mighty Imperials. MON: Lip Bomb, The Beautiful Skins, The Ghost Skins, The Maximals, 9:30.
19 W. 24th St. (betw. B'way & 6th Ave.), 212-691-1900. THURS: Glam/punk extravaganza w/Daddy, The Lawndarts, The Bullys, Starr, The Novellas, 9, $5. TUES: Jazz Jam.
511 Greenwich St. (Spring St.), 212-219-2850. WEDS: Röck Cändy w/Betty Ford, Naked City, Mantik, 10, $5, free for those sportin' big hair. THURS: BeavHer. SAT: Tiswas.
144 Bleecker St. (betw. Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434 or www.elbowroomnyc.com WEDS: Canvas, Released, The Pauls, 3rd Frequency, Meropoix, Aeroby, $7. THURS: The Hippy Nuts, Core, Blunt Force, $7. FRI: Blusyde, Simulcast, Illuminati, Daruma Shakes, Aliquippa, Live Honey, $8. SAT: Jimson's Lyric, Pan, Fat City Express, Jim Walsh Band, Living Proof, Slaveone, $8. TUES: Weed Killer, Ph 8, The Proverbial Mindspread, Neo Rhapsody, Esmeralda, $7.
Lounge: FRI: Zilo Groove, free. SAT: de-Flow, free.
Time Cafe, 380 Lafayette St. (Great Jones St.), 212-533-7000 or www.feznyc.com Two drink min. WEDS: Cameron Dezen, B. Blush, 8:30, $10; Jason Nash: The Reverend Nash & the Church All-Stars in "Shake Your Ass with God Tonight," 7, $10. THURS: Mingus Big Band, 8:30 & 11, $18, $10 st. FRI: ; "Kiki & Herb: Playing for Time," 6:30, $12. SAT: Rhett Miller, 9:30, $15; "Kiki & Herb: Playing for Time," 6:30, $12. SUN: "Kiki & Herb: Playing for Time," 6:30 & 9:30, $12. MON & TUES: Daniel Bauer; Penetration, 7, $15.
17 Irving Pl. (15th St.), 212-777-6800. WEDS: Burning Spear, 9, $35, $30 adv. THURS: Shelby Lynne, 8, $18, $16.50 adv. SAT: Kottonmouth Kings, Corporate Avenger, Zebrahead, Pimpadelic, 8, $13, $12.50 adv.
74 Leonard St. (betw. Church St. & B'way), 212-219-3055 or www.knittingfactory.com
Main Space: WEDS: IHOT: International House of Trances, 8, $12. THURS: Carl Craig & friends, 9, $15. FRI: Luna, White Hassle, 10, $15. SAT: Luna, 10, $15; The Muffins (NYC reunion), 10, $12. SUN: Rise & Shine, 8, $8. MON: John Fahey, 8 & 10, $14, $12 adv. TUES: Broken Compass II, Fireball, Antibalas, Primitive Reason, 8, $10, $8 adv.
KnitActive Sound Stage: THURS: Marc Edwards, 10, $6; Tim Lyddon Trio, 8, $6. FRI: Devil Gods, 10, $7; Bigboote, 8, $7. SAT: Time Travil, 10, $7; John Blum, 8, $7; Poetry Series, 6, $5. SUN: Jah-La, 8, $6. TUES: Bunker Annex Series, 10, $5; Therefore, 8, $6.
Old Office: WEDS: Timothy Speed Levich's Bard Omar & the Ongoing Wow, 9:30, $7; Kid Lucky, 7, $7. THURS: Chadfest Eugene Chadbourne, Guy Klucevsek, 8 & 9:30, $10. FRI: Chadfest Eugene Chadbourne, Miya Masaoka, 8 & 9:30, $10. SAT: Chadfest Eugene Chadbourne, Mark Dresser, Kevin Norton, 8 & 9:30, $10. SUN: Chadfest Eugene Chadbourne, Mark Dresser, 8 & 9:30, $10. MON: Russ Lossing Trio, 10, $7; Satlah, 8, $7.
Tap Bar: WEDS: Sam Newsome & Global Unity, 11, free. THURS: Miracle Orchestra, 11, free. FRI: Chris Barron & the Give Daddy Five, 11, free. SAT: Darren Lyons Group, 11. SUN: Benoir w/Sauce on the Side, 11, free. MON: David Ullman Quartet, 11, free. TUES: Royale Septet, 11, free.
162 Ave. B (betw. 10th & 11th Sts.), 212-529-8463. Sun.-Thurs. shows at 9:30, Fri. & Sat. at 11, no cover. WEDS: Mason Jennings. THURS: Vasquez. FRI: Matchless. SAT: Banyard Playboys. SUN: The Straps. MON: Dennis Brennan. TUES: Derwyn Monagan.
214 Sullivan St. (betw. Bleecker & W. 3rd Sts.), 212-477-2782 or www.cegmusic.com 18 & over. WEDS: Catfish Hunter, Clearwater Blue, Endgames, D.S.B., Crusi Fries, 8, $7. THURS: Candid Daydream, Forty Theives, Transmitting, Heroes of the Alamo, Abbadessa, 8, $8. FRI: John Lardieri, Asthma, Swamp Belly, 8, $8.
the living room
84 Stanton St. (Allen St.), 212-533-7235 or www.livingroomny.com No cover. WEDS: Nini Camps, The Mooks, Revecca & Rachel, Jane Gabriels, 7. THURS: Libby, John Carlin, Peter Malick, Julia & Marina, 8. FRI: Devon, Red Radio Flyer, Nora Jones, Leif Arntzen, Brian Joseph, 7. SAT: Jesse Harris & the Ferdinandos, Sloan Wainwright, 9. MON: Greta Gertler, Gloria Deluxe, Gold Tooth Reserve, 8. TUES: Will Dailey, Alice Bierhurst, Between Times, 8.
171 Ludlow St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-260-2323. All shows at 9, no cover. WEDS: Smoke, Highwaters, Kitty in the Tree. THURS: Semi Gloss, Elba Snow, 9. FRI: Jennyanykind, Morgan Taylor, Bellbats, 9. SAT: Devanports, 9. SUN: Swim, Matchless, Mr. Chu. MON: Dragstrip Courage, Koko & the Future. TUES: Aden, Awesome, Corrituck County, Boy Star Library.
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), Psycho Charger, 9. THURS: "Testing, Testing, One, Two, Three" feat. member of Television & Bambi, 9. FRI: Jonny Chan & the New Dynasty Six, The Dark Horses, 10. SAT: Adam Roth. SUN: Joie Dead Blonde Girlfriend, Pale Face, Major Matt Mason, 8. MON: Beat Rodeo. TUES: Misstress Formika & Candis Cayne host "Hardcore" w/live music by Deviant Behavior, 9, $5.
MARCO POLO CRUISES
Chelsea Piers, Pier 63, W. 23rd St. (12th Ave.), 212-631-3617. FRI: Liquid Sound Lounge pres. three-hour boat cruise for Billboard Dance Music Summit w/Alexis P. Suter, Jeannie Hopper, David Harness, Rise, E-Man, Vicki Bell, Oliver Vernon, Ray Grappone?open bar from 6-7:20 & buffet; boards at 6, departs at 7:20, $25.
1039 Washington St. (11th St.) Hoboken, 201-798-4064. WEDS: The Spaceheads, Ted Leo Pharmacists, 9, $7. THURS: The Silos, Caitlin Cary (of Whiskeytown), Mike Daly, 8:30, $7. FRI: Lilo, 2, Violet Truth, 10, $6. SAT: Richard & the Young Lions, Outrageous Cherry, 10, $10. TUES: The Muffs, the Hissyfits, 9, $10.
269 E. Houston St. (Suffolk St.), 212-254-0688 or www.meowmixchix.com WEDS: Tom Conklin's Lush Life. THURS: Gloss w/DJs Krux & Catling, Kerri & Lindsey w/go-go performer Maine, 9, $5. SAT: Fragglerock w/DJs Snoopy & BK Brewster, 9.
217 E. Houston St. (betw. Ludlow & Essex Sts.), 212-260-4700. See also "Clubs & Lounges." WEDS: Evan Olson, Jack Lukeman & his Band, Derywn Monaghan, 7, $8. THURS: Blue Mountain, The Gourds, Mason Jennings, 7, $12. FRI: The Gourds, Blue Mountain, Caitlin Cary & the Come Ons, 8:30, $12. SAT: The Judybats, You Were Spiraling, Jennyanykind, 8, $10. SUN: Sunday Night Social Club w/the Young Turks, Sweden, DJs Tommy, Lizzy & guests, 8, $7. MON: Trent Sumnar & the New Row Mob, Brooks Hale, Electracy, 7, $8. TUES: Errortype: 11, 6 Going on 7, The Feud, 7, $8.
NY SOCIETY FOR ETHICAL CULTURE
2 W. 64th St. (Central Pk. W.), 212-874-5210. THURS: Electronic Music Festival feat. Bob Moog, Don Buchla, Dave Amels & others in an all-electronic performance of Terry Tiley's In C, part of Lincoln Center's Festival 2000, 8, $30. SAT: "The Turnatable as an Ensemble Instrument" themed concert feat. John Cage's Imaginary Landscapes No. 5 performed by DJs Christian Marclay, IXL, Frankie, A Vce and Raz Mesinai's String Quartet for 4 Turntables performed by Rotor (DJ Olive, Toshio Kajiwara, Mesinai) & new work by X-Ecutioners, 9, $15.
700 E. 9th St. (Ave. C), 212-358-0048. SUN: Hank Williams' Lonesome Cheatin' Hearts Club Band, 10, free.
pete's candy store
709 Lorimer St. (Frost St.), Williamsburg, 718-302-3770. No cover. WEDS: Open mic w/Bruce Martin, 9. THURS: Howard Fishman Quartet, 10. FRI: Tom Leach, 10. SAT: Matchless, 10. SUN: The Reverend Vince Anderson & his Love Choir's Vacation Bible School, 9. MON: The New Black, 9. TUES: Joe McGinty's Piano Parlour, 9.
790 Metropolitan Ave. (Graham Ave.), Williamsburg, 718-599-0697. SAT: Antonio Estevan Huerta, Noj, Electra Complex, 9, free.
Sunken Meadow, 212-307-7171 or www.warpedtour.com Van's Warped Tour 2000 pres. Green Day, NOFX, The Long Beach Allstars, Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Good Riddance, Hot Water Music, Dilated People, MXPX, The Muffs, Anti-Flag, V.O.D., Flogging Molly, Jurassic 5 & more, 12.
the raven cafe
194 Ave. A (betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712. WEDS: Joie & DBG hosts weekly acoustic open stage, 7-11, free. THURS: AJ Cope's acoustic showcase , 8, free.
409 Kent Ave. (B'way), Williamsburg, 718-388-3929. WEDS: The Billy and/or Revy Show, 10:30. THURS: Old Rugged Sauce, 10:30. SUN: Mark Gunn's Open Blues Jam, 5-11. MON: Grey/Gorzon, 10:30. TUES: Contraband, 10:30.
239 W. 52nd St. (betw. 8th Ave. & B'way), 212-307-7171. WEDS: Deftones, Glassjaw, 7:30. sold out. THURS: Paul Oakenfold, Max Graham, Sandra Collins, 10-4 a.m., $30 (18 & over). TUES: Spitkicker Tour pres. De La Soul, Common, Pharoahe Monch, Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek, 7, $22.50.
285 W. B'way (Canal St.), 212-941-0900. MON: Giant Step pres. Bebel Gilberto & special guests, 9, $15, $12 adv.
the sidewalk cafe
94 Ave. A (6th St.), 212-473-7373. WEDS: The Patty Murray Band, Diane Cluck, Joanna Erdos, Kieth Z, 7:30. THURS: Prepare to Meet Your Maker, Ensimismada, Carbon Covered Brick, Patsy Grace, Kenny Davidsen, Jamie Lilly, 7:30. FRI: Woody Guthrie Birthday Celebration w/Jason Blum, Tony Hightower, Animal Head, The Folk Brothers, Brenda Kahn, Erica Smith, Tom Clark, Kirk Kelly, Adam Brodsky, 7:30; Trancesenders, 7. SAT: Fragile Male Ego, Drew Blood, Jonas Grumby, Lunchin', Brian Joseph, 8. SUN: Barry Bliss, Derek Richmond, Aaron Roston, Helen Stratford, Chris Osburn, Slyvia Mann, 7:30. MON: The Antihoot w/Lach, sign-up at 7:30. TUES: Brer Brian, Ethan Daniel Davidson, Randi Russo, Linda Draper, Elektra Complex, Arianna, 8.
204 Varick St. (Houston St.), 212-243-4940. Doors open at 6:30 for most shows. WEDS: Giant Step pres. Jill Scott w/DJ Spinna & the Jigmasters, 8, $18, $16 adv.
south street seaport
Pier 17, South St. (Fulton St.), 212-SEA-PORT. Sam Goody's Home Before Midnight Free Concert Series returns. THURS: WKTU Dance Party at 6 w/performance by Shannon & SK8 at 8.
161 Hudson St. (Laight St.), 212-966-4225. THURS: Project DJ Logic, Baba Israel 9, $10. FRI: Seeking Homer, Troop 47, Matt Turk, 8:45, $10. SAT: Lake Trout, Mission: On Mars, 9:30, $10. SUN: The Roots & Motive Records pres. Black Lily, 9:30, $5. TUES: Rana, Lourds, Mr. Southern, Mr. Metzger, Mr. Thorton, Mr. Trowbridge, 9, $5.
265 Bedford (N. 1st St.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664. SUN: The Howard Fishman Quartet (acoustic).
AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY
Central Park W. (79th St.), 212-769-5200. Starry Nights: Fridays Under the Sphere through Aug. 25. FRI: Ron Affif Quartet, 5:45-8, $20.
30 Lafayette Ave. (Ashland Pl.), Bklyn., 718-636-4111. All shows start at 9 p.m., no cover, $10 min. SAT: Swing Dance Party w/live music TBA, 9.
315 W. 44th St. (betw. 8th & 9th Aves.), 212-581-3080 or www.birdlandjazz.com Shows at 9 & 11. Music charge & $10 min.; 1 drink incl. in cover. WEDS: Marlene VerPlanck Trio, $20. THURS-SAT: Mark Murphy Trio, $20-$25. SUN: Chico O'Farrill Afro-Cuban Jazz Big Band, $20. MON: Toshiko Akiyoshi Jazz Orchestra, $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-FRI: Joao Donato Trio, $20-$30 & min. SAT & SUN: Joyce & Claudio Roditi, Dori Caymmi Quintet, $20-$30 & min. SUN: Brunch w/Sarah Jane Cion Trio, $18.50 incl. brunch, show & 1 drink. MON: Gene Ludwig Quartet w/Grant Green, Jr., $10 & 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: Eric Adams, 9:30, free. THURS: Jason Murden, 9:30, $5. FRI: Cheryl Pepsi Riley, 9:30 & 11:45, $10. SAT: Bryon Moore, 9:30 & 11:45, $12. SUN: Bryan Stephens, 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.
central park CONSERVATORY
Charles A. Dana Discovery Center, 110th St. (5th Ave.), 212-860-1370. Harlem Meer Performance Festival through Sept. 3. SUN: Stephanie Crawford Quartet, 4-6, free.
Cornelia St. Cafe
29 Cornelia St. (6th Ave.), 212-989-9318 or www.corneliastcafe.com WEDS: Matthew Fries (piano), Todd Bayshore (sax), Vince Valega (drums), Greg Ryan (bass). THURS: "Wake Up Call" feat. Karl Wenninger, Arun Luthra, Joel Frahm, Karl Wenninger & others. FRI: Ron Kozac Quintet. SAT: Bruce Arnold Trio. MON: "One Drink Minimum" contemporary classical series.
666 125th St. (W. Side Hwy.), 212-663-7980, www.cottonclub-newyork.com 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. All shows at 9 unless otherwise noted. WEDS: Kerry Politzer Quartet. THURS: Matt Hong Quartet. FRI: Brooklyn Boogaloo Blowout. SAT: Ann Correa & Co. SUN: The Sunday Jazz Spot w/Mike Magilligan. MON: Luis Perdomo Trio. TUES: Dave Bixler Quartet.
251 W. 30th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-695-2747. THURS: Lanny Isis, The Nomads, Gypsy Back Door, Forest Sun, 8, $5. FRI: Road's End, Aberdeen, The Godsend Session, Atomsmasher, Howlin' Thursons, The Gene Pool, 8. SAT: Funker Vogt, Otto's Daughter & DJs spinning industrial, goth & new wave, 9, $20, $15 adv. TUES: Faith & the Muse, Judith, Brickbats, 9, $15.
99 7th Ave. S. (Grove St.), 212-645-0600. All shows free. WEDS: Anna Bara, 9-1. THURS: Chuck Brahman, 9-1. FRI: Yardena & Trio, 10:30-2:30 a.m.; Pat Carmichael, 6-10. SAT: Ginetta's Vendetta, 11:30-3:30 a.m.; Jacob Drazen, 7-10; Jazz brunch w/Claire Daly, 12-4. SUN: David Coss & Trio, 7-11; Jazz brunch w/Diana Perez, 12-4. MON: Howard Williams Jazz Orchestra, 8-11. TUES: David Coss & Trio, 9-1.
44 W. 63 St. (Columbus Ave.), 212-582-2121. MON: Les Paul Quartet.
the jewish museum
1109 5th Ave. (92nd St.), 212-423-3200. SummerNights pres. live music & video screenings, July 11-Aug. 29 from 5-9, pay-what-you-wish. TUES: Chris Rael & Deep Singh.
Joseph Papp Public Theater, 425 Lafayette St. (Astor Pl.), 212-239-6200. WEDS: Reggae Night, 11; Sandra Bernhard, 8:30, $30. THURS: Personality DJ Series feat. DJs from all walks of life, 11; Sandra Bernhard, 8:30, $30. FRI: Sandra Bernhard, 8:30, $30. SAT: Diamanda Galas, 9, $30. SUN: Love Bazaar, 11. MON: Benefit, 11; Funk 'n' Lata, 8 & 10, $15. TUES: Nona Hendryx, 8:30.
123 Mercer St. (betw. Prince & Spring Sts.), 212-343-0612. No cover. WEDS: Kendra Shank, 9-1. THURS: String Messengers, 9-1. FRI: Mike DiRubbo Trio, 11; Mambo Negro, 8-11; Steve Kahn, 4:30. SAT: Mike DiRubbo Trio, 11; John Stretch Quartet, 8-11; Nat Harris Quartet, 2:30-5:30. SUN: Paul Serrato & Co., 8-11; Cheryl Pyle Trio, 4-7. MON: Ian Brandt Group, 9. TUES: Pat O'Donnell Trio, 9.
224 W. 47th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Sts.), 212-921-2005. MON: "Monday Jazz & World Beat" pres. Emedin Rivera & his band, Sambossa, 7-10.
35 W. 67th St. (betw. Central Park W. & Columbus Ave.) 212-601-1000 or www.makor.org WEDS: Adam Klipple's "Drive By Leslie," 7:30-11:30, free. THURS: Ellis Paul, 8, $15. SAT: Mingus Amungus, 9:30, $12. TUES: Jess Klein (CD release), 7, $8.
915 B'way (21st St.), 212-505-7400. Weds. shows at 6:30, 8, 9:30 & 12 a.m., Thurs.-Sat. shows at 7, 8:30 & 10. $5 cover after 11 p.m. WEDS: Carlos Ponce. THURS: Michael Hashim. FRI & SAT: J.C. Faulk.
1068 1st Ave. (betw. 58th & 59th Sts.), 212-755-6875. THURS: Rifftide, 7:30-11:30, free.
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1395 Lexington Ave. (92nd St.), 212-996-1100. Jazz In July 2000. MON: Dick Hyman, Derek Smith, 8:15, $15. TUES: "Cool School" w/Allen Mezqida, Bill Charlap, Gary Smulyan, Harry Allen, Joe Wilder, John Allred, Russ Meisner, Sean Smith, 8.
Nuyorican Poets Cafe
236 E. 3rd St. (betw. Aves. B & C), 212-505-8183. The Women in Music series Tues. through Sept. THURS: Latin Jazz jam w/Syotos Band & Chris Washburne, 10, $5. TUES: Heavy Merge, 9, $10.
THE SEA HORSE GRILL
787 8th Ave. (48th St.), 212-307-9449. All shows at 8:30, no cover. FRI: David Brodie (bass), Chris Bergson (guitar). TUES: Cat De Silva's vocal stylings w/Jeb Patton.
2751 B'way (betw. 105th & 106th Sts.), 212-864-6662. FRI & SAT: David Berkman (CD release party), 9, 10:30 & 12, $15.
240 W. 47th St. (betw. B'way & 8th Ave.), 212-921-1940. FRI: Jumpin Gigolos, 12:30-2:30 a.m.; This Joint is Jumpin', 9:30 & 10:30, $15-$25. SAT: Yallopin Hounds, 12:30-2:30 a.m.; This Joint is Jumpin', 9:30 & 10:30, $15-$25.
107 Norfolk St. (betw. Delancey & Rivington Sts.), 212-358-7503 or www.tonic107.com WEDS: RhBand, 12, $5; Yeah No: Jim Black, Cuong Vu, Chris Speed & Skuli Sverisson, 10, $10. THURS: The Moonlighters, 12, $5; Dave Douglas' Witness, 8 & 10, $15. FRI: Steve Cárdenas (CD release), 12, $5; Dave Douglas' Witness, 8 & 10, $15. SAT: Ori Kaplan Percussion Ensemble w/Susie Ibarra, Andrew Bemkey, Geoff Mann, 12, $5; Guy Klucevsek (solo), 8, $10. SUN: The Kurstins: Pamelia & Greg, Andrew Wyatt, 8 & 9:30, $6; The Sway Machinery Klezmer brunch, 1:30 & 3, $10. MON: John Medeski, 8 & 10. TUES: John Medeski, Marshall Allen, 8 & 10, $15, $12 adv.
TWO BOOTS BROOKLYN
514 2nd St. (7th Ave.), Park Slope, 718-499-3253. FRI: Asante (jazz), 10. SAT: Mark Murphy Group (lounge), 10.
178 7th Ave. S. (betw. W. 11th & Waverly Sts.), 212-255-4037. All shows at 9:30 & 11:30 (add. 1 a.m. show Fri. & Sat.), $15-$20 & $10 min. WEDS-SUN: Jane Monheit. TUES: Gary Bartz Sextet.
WASHINGTON SQUARE MUSIC FESTIVAL
SE quadrant, 5th Ave. (Waverly Pl.), 212-431-1088. TUES: Henry Schuman conducts Festival Baroque Band in "Mozart Masterpieces," 8, free.
90 W. Houston St. (Thompson St.), 212-477-8337. WEDS: Indigenous People w/Marc Cary Camille Gainer. THURS: Frank Bambara y Sus Salseros. FRI: Dominic Kanza & Africa Rhythm Machine. SAT: Marianne Ebert Group (Brazilian bosa nova jazz). SUN: Cidinho Teixeira & friends (Brazilian samba jazz). MON: Ron Affif Quartet. TUES: Hector Lynch Quintet.
Avery Fisher Hall
10 Lincoln Center Plaza, B'way (64th St.), 212-721-6500. TUES: Oliver Messiaen's Des canyoons aux étoiles (From the Canyons to the Stars), 8, $25-$35.
B.B. KING BLUES CLUB & GRILL
243 W. 42nd St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-269-4849 or www.bbkingblues.com FRI: Levon Helm, 8 & 10:30, $10-$20. SAT: The Original P. TUES: Little Milton.
43 Murray St. (betw. Church St. & W. B'way), 212-732-2873. FRI: Laurence Nugent, Eamon O'Leary, 9 & 10:30, $10.
73 8th Ave. (betw. 13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755 or www.chicagobluesnyc.com Sun.-Thurs. shows at 9, 10:30 & 12 a.m.; Fri. & Sat. shows at 9:30, 11 & 12:30 a.m. WEDS: Moose & the Bulletproof Blues Band. THURS: Little Milton, $20. FRI: Bobby Kyle, $10. SAT: Bobby Radcliff, $10. SUN: Swingin' Sundays w/Flipped Fedoras, $10. MON: Open Blues Jam, 9. TUES: Blues Showcase, $5.
East Plaza, 1251 6th Ave. (50th St.), 212-477-4094. THURS: "City Sounds by the Pool" series. THURS: Quimbombo, 12:30-1:30, free.
Fountain Plaza, 63rd St. (Columbus Ave.), 212-875-5766 or www.lincolncenter.org "Midsummer Night Swing" & "Midsummer Latin" events, dance lessons 6:30-7:30, bands & dancing 8:15-11, $11, $62/swing pass. WEDS: Colin James & the Little Big Band. THURS: The Stardusters Big Band. FRI: Badabing, Badaboom, Rod Piazza & the Mighty Flyers. SAT: What is Latin Music? Day w/merengue lessons & live music by Maraca Valle, 3, $11. TUES: Step Rideau, Brave Combo.
1020 Lexington Ave. (73rd St.), 212-717-3902. French bistro w/authentic Cuban music. FRI: Hola Fresca con Jose Condé, 10:30, $7.
Flatbush Ave. (Myrtle Ave.) Bklyn., 718-636-4100. BAM Rhythm & Blues Festival. THURS: Burning Spear, 12, free.
South St. Seaport, Pier 16, Fulton St. (South St.), 212-630-8888. All sales at 7 & 9:30. WEDS: Jammin' 105 w/Jammin' 105 Band, $20. THURS: Peter White, $40. TUES: Blues: Terence Simien (Zydeci accordionist), $27.50, $25 adv.
prospect park bandshell
9th St. (Prospect Pk. W.), Bklyn., 718-855-7882, ext.52, www.brooklynx.org/celebrate All shows at 7:30 & contrib. unless otherwise noted. WEDS: Colin James & the Little Big Band. FRI: John Schofield, Antibalas. SAT: Pastilla~Los Skarnales, 7:30.
149 Bleecker St. (betw. Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-777-7776. WEDS: Johnny Rawls Revue, 10; Moe Holmes, 7. THURS: Sam Taylor Blues Band, 10; Irving Louis Lattin, 7. FRI: Michael Powers & the Powder Keg, 10; The Chesterfields, 7. SAT: Ge Ge Bee, 10; Steve Guyger, 7. SUN: Moe Holmes & the Pioneers, 10; Ray Shinnery, 7. MON: Frankie Paris & Cold Sweat, 10; Michael Powers, 7. TUES: Terra Blues Special, 10; The Chesterfields, 7.
16 Warren St. (betw. B'way & Church St.), 212-726-BLUES. FRI: Greg Piccolo, 9:30 & 11:30.
WORLD TRade center plaza
Church St. (betw. Vesey & Liberty Sts.), 212-435-4170 or 212-528-2733 WEDS: Yalloppin Hounds, 7; 3rd Annual Smooth Jazz Wednesdays feat. Pieces of Dream, 12-2. THURS: Howard Fishman, 6-8, free; Lunchtime Concert series pres. Kathy Mattea, 12, free. FRI: Salsa Dance Party w/Ray Sepulveda, 6-9. TUES: Blues Jam Tuesdays: Guy Davis & the High Flying Rockets, 12-2, free.