Good bets 5/22/08

Thursday, May 22, 2008

LIVE MUSIC

Ivas John Band

Weekly gig from Illinois bluesman.

Where: Water Street Lounge, Port Cape

When: 8 p.m. to midnight today

Stooges

Doug Rees with special guest Vinnie James.

Where: Stooges, Jackson

When: 7 to 11 p.m. today

Rock 'n' roll night

Start the dance party early.

Where: Double Nickel II, Sikeston, Mo.

When: 9 p.m. today

Classic Country Band

The name says it all.

Where: American Legion hall, Jackson

When: 7 to 10:30 p.m. Friday

Live piano with Harry Howard

Drive south and let Harry have the keys.

Where: Ray's, Kelso, Mo.

When: 6 to 9 p.m. Friday

Tunes at Twilight

Scottish folk musician Vinnie James plays the gazebo.

Where: Common Pleas Courthouse gazebo

When: 7 p.m. Friday

Nathan Clark George

This sudo-local won Indieheaven's 2007 Acoustic Artist of the Year.

Where: Grace Cafe

When: 8 to 10 p.m. Friday

Futz 60s Party

Bell bottoms and pink glasses welcome while the Opposition starts the party.

Where: Schock's Pub, Scott City, Mo.

When: 9 p.m. Friday

Ivas John Band

Perfectly blended rhythm and smokin' guitar blues.

Where: Rude Dog Pub

When: 9 p.m. Friday

Crossroads Saints

Blues, soul and rock 'n' roll from Jackson native Daryl Veneble and his Nashville band.

Where: River City Yacht Club, Port Cape

When: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday

Ninth Life

Modern rock with some classic covers.

Where: Club Moxy

When: 9 p.m. Friday, Saturday

Live piano music by Jennifer Jolls

Get in tune with romantic lighting and piano classics.

Where: Royal N'Orleans

When: 6:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, Saturday

Shades of Blue

Classic rock and blues.

Where: River Ridge Winery, Commerce, Mo.

When: 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday

Big in Bangkok

Um, we think they're from Sikeston, Mo. We were scared to Google it.

Where: Schock's Pub, Scott City

When: 9 p.m.

Country Gold

Live country band to add to your camping experience.

Where: Whippoorwill Lake Campground, Marble Hill, Mo.

When: 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday

Bill Hulvey and the Desert Rain Band

Country out in the country.

Where: The Little Ole Opry, Burfordville

When: 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday

The BVD's Country Classic Band

Old-time country.

Where: American Legion hall, Jackson

When: 7 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday

Wall-to-Wall Rythm and Blues

Jim Skinner heads this Illinois blues band.

Where: Bel-Air Grill

When: 8:30 p.m. Saturday

Sam West Trio

A little funky jazz to get you on the dance floor.

Where: Rude Dog Pub

When: 9 p.m. Saturday

Jerry Ford Combo

Seasoned musicians for the winery season.

Where: River Ridge Winery, Commerce, Mo.

When: 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday

Blues Gone Awry

The regular Sunday gig is anything but ordinary blues.

Where: Broussard's

When: 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. Sunday

Saxy Jazz Combo

A variety of jazz styles for everyone.

Where: River Ridge Winery, Commerce, Mo.

When: 2 to 6 p.m. Monday

MISC

Red House Interpretive Center

African-American Storytelling with Louise Duncan and fur trapper and trader, Lucas Beine will give demonstrations.

Where: Aquamsi Street

When: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday

Irene's Country Dancers

Dance the night away.

Where: Cape Eagles, 321 Spring Ave/

When: singles/lines 7 to 9 p.m. Beginners' class starts at 6 p.m. today

KARAOKE

Karaoke

Where: Strike Zone, Main Street Lanes, Jackson

When: 9:30 p.m. Friday

Wattz Up Karaoke

Where: Muddy Waters, Egypt Mills

When: 9 p.m. Friday, Saturday

Karaoke

Where: Pockets

When: 9:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday

Karaoke

Where: Willa's Getaway, McClure, Ill.

When: 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday

Karaoke

Where: Schock's Pub, Scott City, Mo.

When: 8 p.m. Saturday

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