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Metroschifter, Get Down Wednesdays, Independence Hall Jazz Band and more

Jan 6, 2010 at 6:00 am

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Wed. Jan. 6

Bearno’s (Highlands): Open Mic with Chad Cheek; 8 p.m., free

Clifton’s Pizza: Walker & Kays; 7:30 p.m., free

Dutch’s Tavern: Kimmet & Doug; 9:30 p.m., $2 (R)

Flanagan’s: Emily Caudill, Evan Combs, Neil Johnstone; 8:30 p.m., free

JazzyBlu: Mix Wednesdays: Maestro J.; 8 p.m.

Jerry Green & Friends:? Freddie George, Jerry Green & Friends; 9 p.m., free (R)

Jim Porter’s: Club Salsa; 8 p.m., $7 (Ballroom); Karaoke with Steve; 9 p.m., (Melody Bar); $5 after 8 p.m.

Limestone Bay: Jim Dishman; 9 p.m., free (R)

Longshot Tavern: Merry Pranksters; 11 p.m., free

The Lounge: Blues Jam with Steve Bradley; 9 p.m., free

Mag Bar: Get Down Wednesdays: DJ Sleepy T., Slowmaster Stan; 10 p.m., free (R)

Monkey Wrench: Relic; 9 p.m., free

Nachbar: VAMP; 10 p.m., free (R)

Onizim’s Barn: Phil Kelly; 7 p.m., free, (R)

Patron: Wax On Wednesday with Kim Sorise; 8 p.m., free (R)

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Row Zero (Saloon); Audiorotic (Roof Garden); One80 (Taproom); The Big Kahuna’s Karaoke Party; 8 p.m. (Living Room); DJ Tsunami’s Smokin’ Hot Dance Party, 8 p.m. (Deck Bar); 8 p.m., $3-$5

Pop’s Place: Open Mic with Sean Magnum; 8:30 p.m., free (R)

Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar: Funk Injection @ Friends; 9 p.m., $4

Varanese: Jeff Sherman Trio; 6 p.m., free (R)

Volare: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 7 p.m., free (R)

Wick’s Pizza, Dixie: Clay Harned; 9 p.m., $5 (R)

Wick’s Pizza, Goose Creek: DJ Dave Desitin; 8 p.m. (R)

Wick’s Pizza, Middletown: Karaoke with Rob Schuler; 8:30 p.m., free (R)

Zanzabar: Free at the Z Series: Jascha; 9 p.m., free

Zeppelin Café: John Gage; noon (R)

Thu. Jan. 7

Bistro 301: DJ Heather; 9 p.m., free (R)

Darkstar: Bluegrass Night: White Russians; 9 p.m., free (R)

Jeff Ruby’s: Fattlabb; 7:30 p.m., free (R every other Thursday)

Jerry Green & Friends:? Freddie George, Jerry Green & Friends; 7 p.m., free (R)

Jim Porter’s: DJ Ron Wallace (Ballroom); Karaoke with Steve (Melody Bar); $3 after 8 p.m.

Limestone Bay: Jim Dishman; 9 p.m., free (R)

Lisa’s Oak Street Lounge: ?Open Mic; 9 p.m., free (R)

The Lounge: Open Mic/Karaoke; 9 p.m., free

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Audition Night: Dead of Summer (Saloon); The Big Kahuna’s Karaoke Party (Living Room); DJ Tsunami’s Smokin’ Hot Dance Party (Deck Bar); 8 p.m., $1

Rumball’s: Open Mic with Lady Maddox; 6 p.m., free (R)

Saints: Andrea Davidson; 10:30 p.m., free (R)

Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar: Mellow Down Easy, The Bad Reeds; 9 p.m., $4

Swan Dive: Candy Hearts; $3, 9 p.m.

Varanese: Jeff Sherman Trio; 6 p.m., free (R)

Vernon: DJs Woodrow on the Radio & Matt Anthony; 10 p.m., free (R)

Wick’s Pizza, Dixie: Soul Search w/ Tim Lickteig; 8 p.m., $5 (R)

Wick’s Pizza, Middletown: Joe Hanna; 8 p.m., free (R)

Zeppelin Café: Bluegrass Jam; 8 p.m., free (R)

Fri. Jan. 8

930 Listening Room: The Parade Schedule (CD Release), Peter Bradley Adams; 8 p.m., free, all ages

Bearno’s by the Bridge: Independence Hall Jazz Band; 7 p.m., $5

Bearno’s (Highlands): Blues Night: Hambone, Jon Boy Slim & Katy Rene; 7 p.m., free, all ages

Billiards Club of Louisville: Kimmet & Doug; 10 p.m., $5

Harley’s House of Brews: Mississippi Adam Riggle Band; 8 p.m., free

Jeff Ruby’s: Andrea Davidson, Chad Graham; 4:30 p.m., free (R)

Jerry Green & Friends:? Freddie George, Jerry Green & Friends; 7 p.m., free (R)

Jim Porter’s: Sean Carney Band, D Man & Alley Hounds, Erica Martin Band; 7 p.m., $10 (adv.) $12 (door) (Ballroom); Muench (Good Time Room); Clay St. Blues All-Stars (Melody Bar)

The Lounge: The Lounge Band; 10 p.m., $3

Longhead’s: Open Mic with Denny Wheatley; 6 p.m., free (R)

Patron: Burgers, Beers & Beats with DJ Kim Sorise; 8 p.m., free (R)

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Grindstone (Saloon); Eddy Metal’s 10-Year Original Rock Showcase: Kentucky Death Wish, Year of the Gun, Inner Blue, Sever This Illusion, Kave Hill, Magnetic Flux (Roof Garden); Strumbeat (Taproom); The Big Kahuna’s Karaoke Party (Living Room); DJ Tsunami’s Smokin’ Hot Dance Party (Deck Bar); all unmarked shows $5 after 9 p.m.

Prime Lounge: Clark Absher, John Sutton; 10 p.m., $5, ladies free

Ri Ra: Irish Step Dancers; 5:30 p.m., free

Rudyard Kipling: Alanna Fugate (part of InKY Reading Series), 7-9 p.m., free; Uncommon Houseflies, Digby; 10 p.m., $3

Smoketown: Billy Hower; 6 p.m., free (R)

Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar: Pork Pie James, Greg Foresman Band; 7:30 p.m., $5

Uncle Pleasants: Deafixion Goth & Industrial Night; 9 p.m., $5 (R)

Varanese: Jeff Sherman Trio; 6 p.m., free (R)

WFPK: Live Lunch: Yardsale; noon, free, first-come, first-seated, priority seating for members at $120 level and above

Wick’s Pizza, Baxter: The Boombox Saints; 10 p.m., $2

Zanzabar: Danny Glover Cover Band, Glitter Titz; 11 p.m., $5

Zeppelin Café: Parrothead Karaoke; 9 p.m., free (R)

Sat. Jan. 9

Air Devil’s Inn: KTO; 10 p.m., $3

Bearno’s (Highlands): Larry-oke; 10 p.m., free, all ages

Billiards Club of Louisville: Big Rock Show, Kimmet & Doug; 10 p.m. $5

Harley’s House of Brews: Big Poppa Stampley; 9 p.m., free

Headliners: Sonic Epitaph, Shatterstone, Inner Blue, Dye Hollow, Fivesecondzero; 7:30 p.m., all ages

Hideaway: Bobby Falk Group; 11 p.m., $3

Jerry Green & Friends:? Freddie George, Jerry Green & Friends; 7 p.m., free (R)

Jim Porter’s: Erica Martin Band (Ballroom); Muench (Good Time Room); Clay St. Blues All-Stars (Melody Bar); $6 after 8 p.m.

The Lounge: The Jim Masterson Band; 10 p.m., $3

Patron: Bossa Nova Brunch with DJ Kim Sorise; 10 a.m., free (R)

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Grindstone (Saloon); Speed of Sound (Roof Garden); Strumbeat (Taproom); The Big Kahuna’s Karaoke Party (Living Room); DJ Tsunami’s Smokin’ Hot Dance Party (Deck Bar); $6 after 9 p.m.

Rudyard Kipling: Clint Ackerman (Gazebo); 7 p.m., $3; Rooster Pan, 10 p.m., donations encouraged

Smoketown: Billy Hower; 6 p.m., free (R)

Southgate House: The Tillers (CD Release), The Dirt Daubers, Magnolia Mountain; 9:30 p.m., $8 (Ballroom)

Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar: Roper Crust, Greg Foresman Band; 7:30 p.m., $5

Swan Dive: Nzambi, Pete Fosco, Andrew Weathers; 9 p.m., $5

Union Station: Roz Tate, John Taylor, K&G, Rifle; 8 p.m., $5

Varanese: Jeff Sherman Trio; 6 p.m., free (R)

Westport General Store: Jake Brown & Blue Line; 7 p.m., free

Wick’s Pizza, Baxter: Thomas Medicine, Gypsies, Look What I Did; 10 p.m., $2

Zanzabar: Metroschifter, Second Story Man, Frontier(s); 9 p.m., $5

Sun. Jan. 10

Bearno’s (Highlands): Sunday Night Band Showcase: Green Bean August, The Kimes Sisters, Shawn Kennings; 7 p.m., free, all ages

Dutch’s Tavern: Kimmet & Doug; 9 p.m., $2 (R)

Gerstle’s: Open Mic w/ Club Cardiere Band; 7 p.m., free (R)

Jazzy Blu: Doug Finke & Friends; 7 p.m., free (R)

Jerry Green & Friends:? Karaoke; 9 p.m. (R)

Limestone Bay: Jim Dishman; 9 p.m., free (R)

Longshot Tavern: Merry Pranksters; 11 p.m., free

Margaret Comstock Concert Hall: Brass Gala; 7:30 p.m., $10, $5 (seniors), students free

Monkey Wrench:?Church on the Rocks; 8 p.m., free (R)

Pop’s Place: Open Mic; 9 p.m., free (R)

Seelbach: Brunch with Steve Crews; 10 a.m., free

Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar: Mary Powell Benefit; 5:30 p.m., $10

Varanese: Jeff Sherman Trio; 6 p.m., free (R)

Mon. Jan. 11

Bearno’s (Highlands): LP’s Dance Party; 10 p.m., free, all ages

Diamonds: Slinky Jenkins; 9 p.m., free (R)

Hideaway Saloon: Tom Boone; 10 p.m., $3 (R)

Jerry Green & Friends:? Karaoke; 9 p.m., free (R)

Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar: Open Mic with Alanna Fugate, Justin Lewis; 9 p.m., free (R)

Varanese: Jeff Sherman Trio; 6 p.m., free (R)

Tue. Jan. 12

Blu: Doug Elmore, Dave Clark & Pat Lentz; 7 p.m., free (R)

Back Door: Open Mic; 7:30 p.m., free (R)

Dutch’s Tavern: Andrea Davidson; 11 p.m., free (R)

Jerry Green & Friends:? Karaoke; 9 p.m., free (R)

Jim Porter’s: Derby City Association Bop Night: DJ Bob; 6 p.m., $2 (R)

Lisa’s Oak Street Lounge: ?Bluegrass; 7 p.m., free (R)

Onizim’s Barn: Big Pappa; 7 p.m., free (R)

Pop’s Place: Karaoke; 9 p.m., free (R)

Sake Blue: Craig Wagner & Friends; 6:30 p.m., free

Skull Alley: Lemuria; 7:30 p.m., $6, all ages

Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar: Open Blues/Jazz Band Jam; 9 p.m., free (R)

Varanese: Jeff Sherman Trio; 6 p.m., free (R)