AGUA VERDE Gypsy swing with Zhaoui, 8-10 p.m. 1303 N.E. Boat St., 206-545-8570. NC
ALL AMERICAN Metro Retro at 9 p.m. 4333 University Way N.E., 545-7771
BAD ALBERT'S Rod Cook at 9 p.m.
BALLARD FIREHOUSE Kill the Keg with Symptom, Dead Beatles, Off-White Strypes, the Turks at 9 p.m. $5
BIT SALOON Rambling Roberts Blues Jam at 9:30 p.m. 4818 17th N.W., 782-1680. NC
CAFE VENUS Broadville Carnival at 9 p.m. $5
CENTRAL SALOON Frank Jordan, Epigene, Tenth House at 9 p.m. $5
CENTURY BALLROOM Leon Redbone at 8 p.m. $24.50adv./$27
CHOP SUEY Of Montreal, James William Hindle, Emma's Mini CD release, Daniel G. Harmann at 9 p.m. $8
COFFEE MESSIAH Cognitive Dissidents with o at 8 p.m. Donations requested.
CONOR BYRNE'S Anna Coogan, Listener Discretion at 9 p.m. NC
CROCODILE CAFE Via, Channing Cope, Goodbye Blue Monday at 9 p.m. $6
DIMITRIOU'S JAZZ ALLEY Dave Holland Quintet at 8 p.m. $18.50-$20.50. GRACELAND Matt Pond P.A., Bitter Bitter Weeks, Lefty's Deceiver, Greg Markel at 9 p.m. $7adv.
HABANA Reggae and hip-hop with Kool Breeze & Hot Nights at 9 p.m. $5
HURRICANE CAFE Frank Roberts Plus (blues) at 9 p.m. NC
IRISH EMIGRANT Traditional Irish Session with Leo McNamara and friends at 9:30 p.m.
KELLS Liam Gallagher & Mick Chegwidden at 9 p.m.
LARRY'S BLUES CAFE Charles White All Star Jam & Showcase at 9:30 p.m. $5
MR. SPOT'S CHAI HOUSE Jim Fink Experiment at 8 p.m. NC. All ages
NEW ORLEANS Floyd Standifer at 8 p.m.
OLD TIMER'S CAFE Dr. Sax at 9:30 p.m. $5JC
OWL 'N THISTLE Vinyl Avengers at 9 p.m.
PARAGON Celia Chavez & Los Gringos at 9:30 p.m. NC
RAINBOW Dub Championz at 8 p.m. $2/NC ladies
RENDEZVOUS Black Atmosphere, Texylvania at 10 p.m.
SHONGO VILLAGE Organica at 8 p.m. $5
*SONIC BOOM CAPITOL HILL Nikki Sudden in-store at 6:30 p.m. NC. THAIKU Dr. Wu Combo with at 8 p.m. 5410 Ballard Ave. N.W., 706-7807.
TOI Live local jazz with The Buckshot Trio, 7-10 p.m. NC
TOST Digital Lounge at 9 p.m. $5
TRACTOR TAVERN Little Sue, Casey Neill at 9 p.m. $7
ZAK'S WeedEater, Wormwood, Rwake at 9:30 p.m. $3
ZIG ZAG CAFE Darrius L. Willrich at 8 p.m.
ALIBI ROOM Feeling Good with Kento at 10 p.m. NC
BADA LOUNGE DJ Salinger, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
BALLARD FIREHOUSE Move: guest DJs (techno, house and breaks) at 9 p.m. $5. 18+/bar with ID
*BALTIC ROOM Tactile at 6 p.m. Zero BPM record release with Tone Scientist, Datz Cold, MC Prince Charming, MC Confuz, Polar Frequencies at 9 p.m. $5
BELLTOWN BILLIARDS Ladies' night with Ben "Jammin'" and T-Bone at 9 p.m. $5/NC ladies
BOHEMIAN CAFE DJ 006 (R&B, old-skool dance party) at 9 p.m. NC
BOHEMIAN LOUNGE Old Skool Wednesdays with DJ D (R&B, old skool) at 9 p.m. $5JC/ladies free until 11 p.m.
CAFE VENUS DJ Boss Royal (ska, rocksteady) at 9 p.m.
CONTOUR Deep: Osiris Indriya & Corey Michael, guests (downtempo and grooves) at 8 p.m.
CORNER BAR Kris Moon, Khonsu (broken beats, ambient breaks), 7 p.m.-2 a.m. Second and Virginia, 399-4731.
DEEP DOWN LOUNGE Underground hip-hop with live MCs at 10 p.m. NC
DV8 E-Ssential: Billy The Kid (house, trance, club hits) at 10 p.m. 18 and over
J&M CAFE Vibe: Ladies night with DJ Tamm (KISS 106.1 top 40) at 9 p.m. NC for ladies until 11 p.m. $6
LAST SUPPER CLUB Renovate: Austin Payne, NAHA vs. Lil' Miss Booty (breaks, d'n'b, house) at 10 p.m. $5
LAVA LOUNGE DJ Brief (punk rock) at 9 p.m. NC
LIQUID LOUNGE Soulsonic House Band, DJ Vitamin D at 9 p.m. NC
LULU'S Matrix (international hip-hop) at 10 p.m.
MR. LUCKY LOUNGE Status with the Sharpshooters, guests at 9 p.m. 315 First Ave. N. $5
NEIGHBOURS DJ Keith D
NOC NOC Right: Deep House with DJs Doug and Gavin, guest Jon Lee at 9 p.m. NC
NOISELAB Hybrid: Kris Moon, Muchi (electro and nu wave) at 9 p.m. $5
REBAR Rehab with DJ Baby J at 9 p.m. $3
SCARLET TREE Electro Lounge with DJ Brandy at 9 p.m. $5
SIX SEVEN RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE DJ Dave Ford (downtempo, funk, acid jazz, loungecore) at 9 p.m. Pier 67, 269-4575. NC
STEEL SKY BISTRO DJ Michael Lono (downtempo) at 9 p.m. $5
TIMBERLINE Two-step, line-dance classes at 7:30 p.m. NC
TOMMY'S DJ Whatever (old school R&B). NC
VOGUE Gothic Night: DJ Eternal Darkness
WATERTOWN House and techno at 10 p.m. NC
BAD JUJU LOUNGE Seattle Poetry Slam at 8 p.m. $4
BLUE MOON TAVERN Open mike. NC
BLU Karaoke Idol with hosts Carla & Gaysha Starr at 9 p.m. NC
BOHEMIAN CAFE 15 Minutes of Fame talent search at 9 p.m. NC
COFFEE MESSIAH Cathartacism: Open Mike hosted by Ricki Rebel at 8 p.m.
HOPVINE PUB Open mike with Mike
KIM'S Karaoke party and DJ/hip-hop and trance music at 9 p.m. 2007 State St., 206-625-2263. NC
LEGENDS Jam and karaoke party at 9 p.m. 4439 35th Ave. S.W., 938-3598.
LITTLE RED HEN Karaoke with Nathan
SIT & SPIN Poetry Slam featuring poetry, open mike, live music at 9 p.m. $3
STILL LIFE COFFEEHOUSE Victory Music open mike at 7 p.m. $3 non-performers/$1 Victory members. All ages. 709 N. 35th, 547-9850
SUNSET TAVERN Rockaraoke with Manfred Manneheim Steamroller at 8 p.m. $6
ABOUT THE MUSIC Tony Gable & 206 at 8 p.m. Cover
ALL AMERICAN Maxxine Smith at 8 p.m.
BAD ALBERT'S Annieville Blues, guests at 8 p.m. NC
BAD JUJU LOUNGE 50-GRIT at 9 p.m.
BALLARD FIREHOUSE Natural Vibrations with Mystic Rising (reggae) at 9 p.m. $7
BELLTOWN BILLIARDS Belltown Unplugged
CAFE VENUS Dose featuring John Wicks and Joe Doria at 9:30 p.m. NC.
CENTRAL SALOON Pissing Razors, 40 Grit, Society 1, Agony of Deceit at 9 p.m. $8adv./$10
CHOP SUEY Stewart Walker, Gregory Shiff, Codebase Live PA at 9 p.m. $10adv.
COFFEE MESSIAH Monktail Collective (jazz) with guests at 8 p.m.
CONOR BYRNE'S Joy Mills & Tom Parker at 8 p.m. NC
*CROCODILE CAFE Versus, Jason Lowenstein, +/-, Pete Munday at 9 p.m. $10adv./$12
DIMITRIOU'S JAZZ ALLEY Dave Holland Quintet at 8 p.m. $18.50-$20.50.
DUBLINER The Drews at 9 p.m. NC
FADO Slim Happy Jack at 10 p.m. NC
FIDDLER'S INN Scott Law at 9 p.m. $3
GALWAY ARMS Chrisopher Blue at 9 p.m. NC
*GRACELAND Nikki Sudden, Kevin Junior, the Turn Ons at 9 p.m. $8adv.
HABANA Phat Phunk Phamily (neo-soul) at 9 p.m. $3
IRISH EMIGRANT Sweet Lou with Laymen Terms at 10 p.m.
JAI THAI LOUNGE FREMONT Ryan Burns Jazz Trio at 10 p.m. 3423 Fremont Ave., 206-632-7060. NC
KELLS Liam Gallagher & Mick Chegwidden at 9 p.m.
KIM'S Lojique, Knock Out Ink, Optimus Rhyme at 9 p.m. 2007 State St., 206-625-2263. $5
LAST SUPPER CLUB Killing Faith, Flasque, LSC resident DJs on lower level at 9 p.m. $4
LIQUID LOUNGE Lazy Comet, the Lights at 10 p.m. NC
LITTLE RED HEN The Swains at 9 p.m. NC
LULU'S Live soul and R&B at 9 p.m.
MONA'S BISTRO & LOUNGE Teo Sutton Trio at 8:30 p.m. NC
NEW ORLEANS Ham Carson Quintet at 7 p.m. 5JC
OWL N' THISTLE Jive Turkey at 9 p.m. NC
PARAGON HB Radke & the Jet City Swingers at 9:30 p.m. NC
PINK DOOR Michael Bisio Jazz Trio at 8 p.m. NC
RAINBOW Psychedelic Breakfast, Discohesive at 9 p.m. $7
RENDEZVOUS Monkey Bicycle with Uncle Leuschner & the Chris Complex at 8:30 p.m.
ROMIO'S PIZZA Jazz night with the Victuals at 7 p.m. 3242 Eastlake Ave. E., 206-322-4453. NC. All ages
ST. CLOUDS Hot Club Sandwich at 8:30 p.m. NC
SCARLET TREE Das Rut: Reggie Watts and P.K., members of Maktub (free-form funk) at 9:30 p.m. $6
SEATTLE ART MUSEUM SAM Afterhours with Jon Auer at 5:30 p.m. 100 University, 654-3158. NC
SHOWBOX Steve Kimock Band at 8 p.m. www.fastixx.com for info. $20adv./$22. 21+
SUNSET TAVERN Black Rice, the Senate Archade, Enders of Ozone at 8 p.m. $5
THAIKU Primo Kim (vocals and piano) at 8:30 p.m. 5410 Ballard Ave. N.W., 706-7807. NC
TOI SwingSet (jazz), 9 p.m.-midnight.
TOST Marmalade with Nu Sol Tribe featuring Piece at 10 p.m. $5
*TRACTOR TAVERN Jesse Malin, Amelia, Kasey Anderson at 8:30 p.m. $7
ZAK'S Corpse Fuck Corpse, Ursula & the Androids, Jackie & the Control Tops, The New Maps Out of Hell, guests at 9:30 p.m. $5
ALIBI ROOM Living Room with guests at 10 p.m. NC
ARISTOCRAT'S DJs Terso, Xanen, Imonk, Telly (jungle/techno) at 10 p.m. NC before 11 p.m./$3
BADA LOUNGE DJ Sureshot (downtempo), 9 p.m.-1 a.m. NC
BALLROOM Exposure (hip-hop, house, funk, disco). NC
*BALTIC ROOM DJ Cuddleup (ambient) at 6 p.m. House Guest with Afrika Bambaata, DJ Scene at 9 p.m. $13dv./$15
BARCA Corrida with DJ Sheriff (downtempo, electro-soul) at 9 p.m. NC
BELLTOWN BILLIARDS T-Bone (progressive house) at 9 p.m. $5
BESO DEL SOL DJ D'Lemma (top 40, hip-hop, R&B) at 10 p.m. 4468 Stone Way N., 547-8087. $5/NC ladies
BLU Caliente! featuring DJ Tino (Latin & salsa) at 10 p.m. $2
BLUE MOON TAVERN Bartender's choice.
BOHEMIAN R&B ladies' night at 9 p.m. Men $5 after 10 p.m.
CENTURY BALLROOM Salsa dancing with DJ Pancho or General Gustavo at 9:30 p.m., free lessons at 9 p.m. $5
CONTOUR Housewarming with DJ Sean Majors, Jon Lee (house and breaks) at 10 p.m. Night School: after-hours with DJ Paul D (deep techno house), 2-4:30 a.m. NC before 11 p.m.
DARAVY'S Guest DJs (hip-hop, R&B) at 9 p.m. 9809 16th Ave., 206-762-4443. $10/Ladies free until 10:30
DEEP DOWN LOUNGE Motobooty DJs (techno) at 9 p.m. NC
DOC MAYNARD'S Cheeseballs at 9 p.m. $10JC
DOWN UNDER DJ Knight plays requests at 9 p.m.
DV8 Ladies Night with DJ XTC (top 40, R&B, dancehall) at 10 p.m. Ladies $5
KIM'S DJ Michael Lono (downtempo) and karaoke at 8 p.m. 2007 State St., 206-625-2263. $3
LARRY'S BLUES CAFE DJ Ronell (old school funk, R&B) at 9:30 p.m. $5JC
LAST SUPPER CLUB Billy the Kid (hi-energy dance) at 10 p.m. Cover/NC ladies
LAVA LOUNGE DJ Cherry Canoe at 9 p.m. NC
LULU'S Bossa Supernova: DJ Lu at 9 p.m. NC
MARCUS' MARTINI HEAVEN Astray with Michiko (IDM, downtempo). NC
MEDUSA LSDJ (progressive house) at 10 p.m. $10/NC ladies
MERCHANT CAFE Vinyl (deep funky house) at 9 p.m. 109 Yesler Ave. NC
MR. LUCKY LOUNGE Salt & Tonic at 9 p.m. 315 First Ave. N. $10
NEIGHBOURS '80s new wave with DJ Trent Von
NIKO'S PLACE Static featuring Donald Glaude, Adam J (house) at 9 p.m. $5
NOC NOC Wicked & Wild: Dancehall with DJ Soul One, guest DJ Doc at 9 p.m. $5
NOISELAB Electro Pop: DJ Evan, DJ Chance at 9 p.m. $3
POLLY ESTHER'S Charlie's Angels Ladies' Night at 9 p.m. NC for women/$5
SHOBOAT DJs Jason Diamond, Mikiah, guests at 9 p.m. 5037 N. Pearl, Tacoma, 253-752-4128. $5. 18+
TIA LOU'S Ladies Night ('70s, '80s, and '90s hits) at 9 p.m. 2218 First, 733-8226
TOMMY'S DJ Christina Childs, Superstar, Kamea (house and trance). NC
WATERTOWN Allure (progressive house) at 10 p.m. NC
15TH AVE. BAR & GRILL Open Mic at 8 p.m. 7515 15th, 208-3276. NC
COUNTY LINE BAR & GRILL Karaoke at 9 p.m. 8456 Dallas Ave. S., 206-762-730. NC
GOLDIES Karaoke with Jim Hallman at 9 p.m. 3924 Airport Way, 622-1119.
COUNTY LINE BAR & GRILL Karaoke at 9 p.m. 8456 Dallas Ave. S. NC
LARRY'S BLUES CAFE Rockaraoke at 9 p.m. $5JC
MARINA CANTINA Rockaraoke with live band at 9 p.m. 105 S. Lake, Kirkland, (425)576-5600. $5
MR. SPOT'S CHAI HOUSE Scratching Post Open Mike at 9 p.m. NC
MOLLY MAGUIRES Karaoke with Steve Mosell. 610 N.W. 65th, 789-9643. NC
MULLEADY'S IRISH PUB Open Mike/Jam at 8 p.m. 2017 W. Dravus, 283-8843.
OLD TOWN ALEHOUSE Tim Multop's Open Mike, sign-ups at 8:30 p.m. NC
PEXOS BAR & GRILL Karaoke at 9 p.m. 12725 Lake City Way, 206-362-2911
RE-BAR I'm OK You're OK Karaoke with DJ French Fillup at 6 p.m. NC
ABOUT THE MUSIC Ecstasy in Numbers at 9 p.m. Cover
AURAFICE CAFE Silver Linings, Seth Howard, Hardison at 8 p.m. NC.
BAD JUJU LOUNGE MTWD with XCO (metal/hard rock) at 9 p.m. NC
BAIT HOUSE Dean Stoller at 8 p.m. $5
BALLARD FIREHOUSE Jamaina Heights, Ala Zingara, Superkali at 9 p.m. $8
BALTIC ROOM Jumbalaya (soul, hip-hop, rare groove) at 9 p.m. Cover
CAFE VENUS Hidari Mae, Seldom, Transistor Heart at 9 p.m. $5
CENTRAL SALOON Counterfist, Esitu, Draghead at 9 p.m. $8/$10JC
CONOR BYRNE'S Lil' Puddin' at 8 p.m. $3
CORNER INN Mark Whitman Band at 9:30 p.m. NC
CROCODILE CAFE The Butchies, the Haggard, Ms. Led at 9 p.m. $10
*DIMITRIOU'S JAZZ ALLEY Steve Tyrell at 8 and 10 p.m. $19.50-$21.50.
DOC MAYNARD'S Peepshow, Point 1, Conduit, Peter DiStefano at 9 p.m. $10JC
EMERALD QUEEN CASINO Rodney Carrington at 8:30 p.m. www.ticketmaster.com for info. $20-$40
FADO Kennedy Brothers at 10 p.m.
FIDDLER'S INN Toad Jam at 9 p.m. $3
FORECASTER'S PUBLIC HOUSE Little Bill & the Bluenotes at 9 p.m. Redhook Brewery, 14300 N.E. 145th, Woodinville, 425-483-3232. NC
GALWAY ARMS Owl 'n Thistle Band at 9 p.m. NC
*GRACELAND Cursive, Appleseed Cast, Putrecine at 6 p.m. $10adv. All ages/bar with ID. Polyphonic Spree, Patrick Park at 9:30 p.m. $15adv.
GROUND ZERO BELLEVUE TEEN CENTER Cold Sweat, Scurvy Bastards, Blight at 7 p.m. $8. All ages
HIGHLINER PUB Terri Derr at 9 p.m. NC
HOPVINE Guil Guimaraes Trio at 9 p.m. $2
IRISH EMIGRANT Three Shades of Gray at 10 p.m.
JULIA'S ON BROADWAY Julie Cascioppo (cabaret) at 7:30 p.m. 300 Broadway E., 860-1818. NC
JULIA'S OF WALLINGFORD Timothy McHugh (blues and jazz piano/vocals) at 6:30 p.m. 4401 Wallingford Ave., 206-633-1175. NC
KELLS Peter Yeates & Ken Larson at 9 p.m.
KIM'S No Evil, Life Without Sun at 9 p.m. 2007 State St., 206-625-2263.
LATONA Double Cookin' at 9 p.m. $3
LEGENDS Blues Attitude at 9 p.m.
LIQUID LOUNGE KEXP's Shake the Shack with Leon Berman, Steve Okimoto, the Big O Gang at 6 p.m. NC
LITTLE RED HEN Shadrack at 9 p.m. $3
LOTTIE MOTT'S Variations Jazz Ensemble at 7 p.m. 4900 Rainier Ave. S., 206-725-8199. NC
MISTO Jason Parker Quintet (live jazz) at 8 p.m. 4541 California Ave. S.W.. 206-935-8924. $5
MR. SPOT'S CHAI HOUSE Sue Quigley Group with Camille Bloom at 8 p.m. NC.
MOLLY MAGUIRE'S Raybone Experience at 8 p.m. NC
NEW ORLEANS Blues Orbiter (blues) at 9 p.m. $10JC
OLD PEQULIAR Roger Rogers Band at 8 p.m. 1722 N.W. Market St., Ballard, 782-8886. NC
OWL N' THISTLE Black Vinyl All Stars at 9 p.m. NC
PINK DOOR Tony Yazzolino and Steve Kamke (avant accordian and drums) at 8 p.m. NC
POLESTAR MUSIC GALLERY Guitar Monks at 8 p.m. $6. All ages
RAINBOW Vinyl, Flowmotion at 9 p.m. $6
RENDEZVOUS Menagerie of Extravagance, Rumpus at 10:30 p.m.
ST. CLOUDS Stickshift Annie with Kimball and the Fugitives at 9 p.m.
SALTY'S ON ALKI Korla Wygal (sultry soul), 9 p.m.-midnight. 1936 Harbor S.W., 937-1600. NC
SCARLET TREE Limited Edition (funk) at 9 p.m. $7
SERAFINA Leo Raymundo Jazz Trio at 8:30 p.m. NC
SHARK CLUB Metal Godz & the Afrodisiacs at 9 p.m. 52 Lakeshore Plaza, Kirkland, 425-803-3003. $8
STUDIO SEVEN Drown Mary, Sporycide, Dorgan Onor at 8 p.m. 110 S. Horton, 206-286-1312. $7. All ages
*SUNSET TAVERN Roy Loney & the Longshots, the Chris & Tad Show, Sgt. Major at 8 p.m. $6
TOMMY'S Soul's Gate, Just Karma, Gravl Tung at 9 p.m. $5
*TRACTOR TAVERN Omar Torrez & Orpheus, PK & What Army? at 9 p.m. $10
TULA'S Jim Knapp Orchestra at 9 p.m.
UNCOMMON GROUNDS Anita Culver at 9 p.m. NC. All ages
WALDO'S KIRKLAND Big Radio at 9 p.m. $6
WAZOBIA Highway Saints, Arbor Heights Lounge Band, Bad Dog Blues Society Band, Hartwood, A Kamp at 9 p.m. $7
*ZAK'S Camarosmith, the RC5, the Ruby Doe at 9:30 p.m. $6
916 Ohm: Shelby Leyson and DJ Akeem at 9 p.m. 916 E. Pike, 560-0099.