Music calendar… Artist development

June 12 – Wednesday

NIU Jazz Jam – The House, 263 E. Lincoln Hwy., DeKalb. 8-11 p.m. $1. Weekly. Interested in playing? Matthew: 815/748-2880.

Dan Voll & Combo Loco – Big Cities. 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Free. Weekly. Info: 965-6026.

The Tom Miller Trio – The Butterfly Supper Club, Beloit, Wis. 7-11:30 p.m. Every Wed. Free. Info: 608/362-8577.

Steve Ditzell & Blue Lightning Band – Jody’s Blue Room, Lake Geneva, Wis. 8:30 p.m. Free. Info: 262/279-0368.

Bob Alexander-The Grove, Poplar Grove. 9 p.m. Free. Info: 765-1002.

Music of America – The Hoffman House. Noon. $33.95. Info: 229-6852.

Acoustic Open Stage – The Muse, at Water St. Café. 7 p.m. Every Wed. Free. Info: e-mail AgoraComm@yahoo.com

Jillion & Rick Karaoke – Crocker’s Prime Spot, S. Beloit. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Free. Every Wed. Info: 389-1535.

Karaoke – Rue Marche. 9 p.m. Free. Every Wed. Info: 963-7851.

Elvis Karaoke – Panheads, 108 N. 4th St., Oregon. 9 p.m.-12 a.m. Free. Every Wed. Info: 732-3607.

Karaoke – Sports Page. 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Free. Every Wed. Info: 399-3185.

Karaoke By Hallie – Mustang Hallie’s, 122 W. Main St., Rockton. 8 p.m. Free. Every Wed. Info: 624-4575.

Karaoke – Rusty Nail. 8:30 p.m. Free. Every Wed. Info: 397-2510.

Ma & Pa Kittle Karaoke – Western Tap. 9 p.m.-1:45 a.m. Free. Info: 873-8236.

Open Stage w/The Acoustic Millennium Band – The Flic, Belvidere. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Free. Info: 544-5653.

June 13 – Thursday

Ken Stein Quartet – Mary’s Market Bistro. 6-9 p.m. Every Thurs. Info: 397-6461.

*Fiesta Hispana at Davis Park. $5/$7. Info: 968-5222.

*Lone Star Band – 2:30-3:30

*Super Combo Loco – 5:30-6:30 p.m.

*Samuel Del Real Orchestra – 7-8:45 p.m.

*Emilio Navaira – 9:30 p.m.-12 a.m.

Dan Voll – Big Cities. 9 p.m. Free. Every Thurs. Info: 965-6026.

Open Night – The Flic, Belvidere. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Free. Every Thurs. Info: 544-5653.

Star Search – Java Hut, 5312 Williams Dr., Roscoe. 7-9 p.m. Weekly. Free. W/ Donations. Info./ Set up a gig: 623-5031.

Open Jam – Curly’s Bar & Grill. 8 p.m.-close. Free. Every Thurs. Info: 633-1006.

Open Stage Jam/Karaoke – Mustang Hallie’s, 122 W. Main St., Rockton. 8 p.m. Free. Every Thurs. Info: 624-4575.

Jillion & Rick Karaoke – Crocker’s Prime Spot. 8:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Free. Every Thurs. Info: 389-1535.

Ma & Pa Kittle Karaoke – Western Tap. 9 p.m.-1:45 a.m. Free. Every Thurs. Info: 873-8236.

It’s My Party Karaoke – Croc’s Pub. 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Free. Every Thurs. Info: 623-1480.

Karaoke – Riva Steakhouse & Lounge, 2660 Prairie Ave., Beloit, Wis. 8 p.m. Free. Every Thurs. Info: 608/363-7707.

Karaoke – 11th Frame Lodge, Dodge Lanes, Belvidere. 9:30 p.m. Free. Every Thurs. Info: 547-5363.

Music In The Park—Rockford Pops Orchestra – Sinnissippi Park Band Shell. 7:30 p.m. Free. Every Tues. & Thurs. Info: 987-8800.

June 14 – Friday

The Tom Miller Trio – The Butterfly Supper Club, Beloit, Wis. 7-11:30 p.m. Every Fri. Info: 608/362-8577.

Maxine Holler – Gun Club, Beloit, Wis. 7:30 p.m. Every Fri. Info: 608/362-9900.

Jodi Beach Trio – Cliffbreakers. 6-9 p.m. Every Fri. Free. Info: 282-3033.

Steve Ditzell & Blue Lightning Band – Jody’s Blue Room, Lake Geneva, Wis. 9:30 p.m. Free. Info: 262/279-0368.

Bob Alexander-The Grove, Poplar Grove 9 p.m. Free. Info: 765-1002.

Trish Ramsten – Parisi’s Restaurant, 6164 E. Riverside. 6-9 p.m. Free. Every Fri. 633-4899.

D.J. Justin – The Office. 9 p.m. $1/$2 after 11 p.m. Every Fri. Info: 965-0344.

D.J. Joe – The Oh! Zone. 9 p.m. Free. Every Fri. Info: 964-9663.

Steve Shannon’s Retro Dance Music – Sports Page. 9 p.m. Free. Every Fri. Info: 399-3185.

*Fiesta Hispana at Davis Park. $5/$7. Info: 968-5222.

*Galaxia – 12:30-1:30 p.m.

*Los Pistoleros Del Norte – 2-3 p.m.

*Grupo Detalles –3:30-4:30 p.m.

*Tito Cevallos – 5-6 p.m..

*Los Autenticos de Zacetecas – 6:45-7:45 p.m.

*Sol Negro – 8:15-9:15 p.m.

*Banda Potrillos – 9:45-11 p.m.

Mayfield/Dress Rehearsal/Two Steps

Back/Corner Club/The Banned

Jonathan Hartshaw/Carly’s Day Out/

The Insyderz – The Divine Cup. 8 p.m. $5. Info: 965-6247.

Sauce – The Finish Line, Lumpy’s. 8 p.m. Free. Info: 633-8595.

Blues Hawks – The Rusty Nail. 9:30 p.m. Free. Info: 397-2510.

Toad Soup – Big Al’s/Giovanni’s. 9 p.m. Free. Info: 398-6411.

Harlan Jefferson & Rick Burns – Fantini. 7:30 p.m. Free. Info: 961-3674.

The Buzzhorn/T.B.A. – Klub Phenomenon, Freeport. 6:30 p.m. $8. Info: 815/235-7451.

Clutch Cargo – Shooter’s E. 9 p.m. Free. Info: 332-5229.

Tito Cevallos – Café Patou. 8 p.m. Free. Info: 227-4100.

Robin’ Banks – Croc’s Pub, Roscoe. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Free. Info: 623-1480.

Joe Higgins – Borders Books & Music. 8 p.m. Free. Info: 399-2898.

Karaoke by Hallie – Mustang Hallie’s, 122 W. Main St. Rockton. 8:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Free. Info: 624-4575.

Sister Sandy Karaoke – Palermo’s Lounge, 3909 11th St. 8 p.m.-12 a.m. Free. Weekly. Info: 229-2688.

Karaoke – 11th Frame Lodge, Dodge Lanes, Belvidere. 9:30 p.m. Free. Every Fri. Info: 547-5363.

Karaoke – Rue Marche. 9 p.m. Free. Every Fri. Info: 963-7851.

Karaoke – Filling Station. 9 p.m. Free. Every Fri. Info: 874-5766.

Karaoke – Riva Steakhouse & Lounge, 2660 Prairie Ave., Beloit, Wis. 9 p.m. Free. Every Fri. Info: 608/363-7707.

Pistol Pete – Big Cities. 9:30 p.m.$4. Info:965-6026.

June 15 – Saturday

Karaoke – Curly’s Bar & Grill. 8:30 p.m.-12:30 p.m. Free. Every Sat. Info: 633-1006.

D.J Billy K – The Office. Every Sat. Info: 965-0344.

Karaoke – Rue Marche. 9 p.m. Every Sat. Free. Info: 963-7851.

Bill Doll Jazztet – The Manor, Beloit, Wis. 7-10 p.m. Weekly. Free. Info: 608/365-1608.

Maxine, Val Eddy, Tom Marken – Gun Club, Beloit, Wis. 7:30 p.m. Every Sat. Info: 608/362-9900.

Karaoke – Riva Steakhouse & Lounge, 2660 Prairie Ave., Beloit, Wis. 9 p.m. Free. Every Sat. Info: 608/363-7707.

Karaoke Sister Sandy – Palermo’s Lounge, 3909 11th St. 8 p.m.-12 a.m. Free. Info: 229-2688.

The Tom Miller Trio – The Butterfly Supper Club, Beloit, Wis. 7-11:30 p.m. Every Sat. Info: 608/362-8577.

Karaoke w/Holly – Sports Page. 9 p.m.-close. Free. Weekly. Info: 399-3185.

Karaoke – Filling Station. 9 p.m. Free. Every Sat. Info: 874-5766.

DJ Joe – OH! Zone. 9 p.m. Free. Every Sat. Info: 964-9663.

Karaoke – 11th Frame Lodge in Dodge Lanes, Belvidere. 9:30 p.m. Free. Every Sat. Info: 547-5363.

Trish Ramsten Trio – Fantini. 7:30 p.m. Free. Info: 961-3674.

Soundtrack – Shooter’s East. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Free. Info: 332-5229.

Racecar Melody/The Dynamo

Theorum/Code Orange/Juicebox

Yet To Arise/The Response/Sand

Ifihadahifi/Textbook Traitors/ and 14

Other Bands! – The Divine Cup. 2 p.m. $5. Info: 965-6247.

Tabby & the Automatics – Croc’s Pub, Roscoe. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Free. Info: 623-1480.

Prime Time Live Band – Mustang Hallie’s, 122 W. Main St., Rockton. 9:30 p.m.-10:30 a.m. Free. Info: 624-4575.

Student Rick Paulson/No Big Loss/T.B.A – Klub Phenomenon, Freeport. 8 p.m. $8/$10. Info: 815/235-7451.

Stank Willie – Paragon on State. 10 p.m. Free. Info: 963-1660.

Jack Brand & Ross Avery Quartet – Café Patou. 8 p.m. Free. Info: 227-4100.

Razor Ridge – The Grove, Poplar Grove. 8:45 p.m. $3. Info: 765-1002.

Dan Voll/Combo Loco – Ethnic Festival, Davis Park. 4-5 p.m. Call for prices/Info: 968-5222.

Dan Voll/Combo Loco – Texas Grill, Machesney Park Mall. 9 p.m. Free. Info: 877-3334.

Cozmic Donkey/SPHear – Mary’s Place. 9 p.m. Call for Cover/Info: 962-7944.

Little Brothers Band – Big Al’s/Giovanni’s. 8:30 p.m. Free. Info: 398-6411.

Blues Hawks – Leisure Tyme. 9:30 p.m. Call for Cover/Info: 962-0957.

Johnson’s Alibi – Panheads, 108 4th St.,Oregon. 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. $3. Info: 815/732-3607.

Steve Ditzell & Blue Lightning Band – Lungo’s Landing. 9 p.m. Call for cover/Info: 877-8455.

Secret Society– L.T.’s. 9 p.m. Call for cover/Info: 394-1098.

J.B. Ritchie – Rocky’s. 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Free. Info: 877-0378.

Mer of our Times – Firehouse Pub, Roscoe. 9 p.m. Free. Info:623-8389.

Prime Time Live Band – Mustang Hallies, 122 W. Main St., Rockton. 9:30 p.m. -1:30 a.m. Free. Info: 624-4575.

June 16 – Sunday

Ma & Pa Kittle Karaoke – Western Tap. 7 p.m.-11:45 p.m. Free. Info: 873-8236.

Midnight Express – Panheads, 108 N. 4th St., Oregon. 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. $3. Info: 732-3607.

Los Autenticos de Zacetecas – Levings Lake Park, Montague St. 3-7 p.m. Free.

Steve Ditzell & the Blue Lightning Band – Kirsch’s, Lake Geneva, Wis. 3 p.m. Free. Info: 262/245-5756.

Live D.J. – The Flic, Belvidere. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Free. Info: 544-5653.

June 17 – Monday

Rufio/Blood Brothers – Klub Phenomenon, Freeport. 8 p.m. $8/$10. Info: 235-7451.

June 18 – Tuesday

D.J. – Panheads, 108 N. 4th St.,Oregon. 9 p.m.-12 a.m. Free. Every Tues. Info: 732-3607.

Music in the Park-Rockford Concert Band – Sinnissippi Park Music Shell. 7:30 p.m. Free. Info: 987-8800.

Smackin’ Isaiah/5 Cent Deposit – Klub Phenomenon, Freeport. 7 p.m. $8/$10. Info: 815/235-7451.

Harlan Jefferson/Rick Burns – Giovanni’s/Big Al’s. 6:30 p.m. Free. Info: 398-6411.

Open Stage – Mary’s Place. 9:30 p.m.-close. Free. Info: 397-4182.

RIVER DISTRICT EVENTS

Midweek Fest – June 12

Info: 968-5222

South side of Downtown Mall

Ms. Arlene Masters & Mark Hughey

11:15 a.m.-1:45 p.m.

The Sharks – 5-8 p.m.

All concert organizers, club owners and band members, please have your schedule in to The Rock River Times the Thursday preceding our Wednesday publication. It’s a free listing, and we’d love to help you out.

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