Music Clendar

Wednesday, Feb. 4

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

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

Guitar/Electric Bass/Voice Lessons – Calvary Lutheran Church. Free. Call for times/Info: 964-5519.

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

Boulas & Blunatic Friends – Big Cities Lounge. 9 p.m. Free. Every Wed. Info: 965-6026.

Guest DJs/Open Turntables – Mary’s Place. 10 p.m. Free. Every Wed. Info: 962-7944.

Thursday, Feb. 5

Open Stage – Mary’s Place. 9:30 p.m.-close. Free. Info: 962-7944.

Pistol Pete – Big Cities. 9:30 p.m. Free. Every Thurs. Info: 965-6026.

Sweeney & Culhane – Cliffbreakers. Free. Every Thurs. Call for times/Info: 282-3033.

James Lent (piano) – Coronado Theatre. 7:30 p.m. Call for ticket prices/Info: 968-9863.

Ryan Swanson & Carl Cole – Kiki B’s, Edgebrook Center. Free. Call for time/Info: 227-0102.

TBA – Kryptonite. 5 p.m. $3. Info: 965-0931.

Open Mic – Curly’s, Machesney Park. 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Free. Info: 633-1006.

Friday, Feb. 6

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.

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.

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

DJ Lil’ Rae Rae – The Oh! Zone. 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Free. Every Fri. Info: 964-9663.

DJ Maxima Dance Music – The Finish Line, Loves Park. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Free. Info: 633-8595.

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

The Gotham City Band – The Western Tap, 2942 11th St. 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Free. Every Fri. Info: 234-5678.

Ric Bianchi – The Red Ox, 129 E. Oak Knoll, Hampshire. 6-10 p.m. Free. Info: 847/683-2300.

Jodi Beach Trio – Cliffbreakers, Martini Lounge. 7:30-10:30 p.m. Free. Call for confirmation/Info: 282-3033.

Sarah A.: Music & Martinis – The Rockford Chophouse. 6:30-10 p.m. Free. Info: 395-0977.

Talent Night (Hip-Hop, Poetry, Music, etc.) – Midway Theater. Call for sign-up/times/prices/Info: 965-2511.

DJs Jamie & Justin – Hard Hat Bar & Grill. 9:30 p.m. Call for cover/Info: 654-9100.

Gravity Ann – The Pitcher’s Mound, Beloit, Wis. 10 p.m.-2 a.m.

Open Mic: Acoustic Originals – Minglewood. 8 p.m. Call for cover/Info: 961-1795.

Pistol Pete – Big Cities. 9:30 p.m. $3. Info: 965-6026.

City of Rockford Pipe Band – Cliffbreakers. Call for times/prices/Info: 398-7796.

Tres Elliot – Grant Park Tavern. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Free. Info: 397-9819.

Country Twist – Town Hall, 5624 N. Second St., Loves Park. 9:30 p.m. Free. Info: 363-9996.

Bare Bones – Shooter’s E., 7171 Cherryvale Dr. 9:30 p.m. Free. Info: 332-5229.

529/Population 4/Jaws of Life – Elixur, 3780 E. State St. 9:30 p.m.-2 a.m. $5. Info: 227-0000.

Clutch Cargo – Big Al’s Giovanni’s. 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Free. Info: 398-6411.

Fuzzy Nuggets – Cannova’s. 8 p.m. Free. Info: 633-4802.

Ernie & the Po’ Boys – Thunder Bay Grille,7652 Potowatomi Trail. 8 p.m.-midnight. Free. Every Fri. Info: 397-4800.

Jeanne Cotter Piano Recital – Holy Family Church. 7 p.m. $10. Info: 398-4284.

Tyrannosaurus Sex – Paragon. 8:30 p.m. Free. Info: 963-1660.

Saturday, Feb. 7

DJ – The Office. 9 p.m. Every Sat. Info: 965-0344.

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

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

DJ Lil’ Rae Rae – Oh! Zone. 9 p.m. Free. Every Sat. Info: 964-9663.

DJ Chad – Sports Page. 9 p.m. Free. Info: 399-3185.

Ric Bianchi – The Red Ox, 129 E. Oak Knoll, Hampshire. 6-10 p.m. Free. Info: 847/683-2300.

The Gotham City Band – The Western Tap, 2942 11th St. 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Free. Every Sat. Info: 234-5678.

Mike Williamson/Julian DeLuna/Rick Burns – Cliffbreakers. 8 p.m. Free. Every Sat. Info: 282-3033.

Ageless – Big Cities. 9:30 p.m. $2. Info: 965-6026.

The Major – Paragon. 8:30 p.m. Free. Info: 963-1660.

Boulas – Rockford Chophouse. 7:30 p.m. Free. Every Sat. Info: 395-0977.

420/The Pimps – The Times, Janesville, Wis. For times/prices/Info: www.fourtwentymusic.com

Piano Workshop w/Irina & Julia Elkina – Mendelssohn Club. 1 p.m. Call for times/Info: 964-9713.

Bruce Hecht – Café Patou. 8 p.m. Free. Info: 227-4100.

Bennett Cooke – Cannova’s. 6 p.m. Free. Info: 633-4802.

Retro Dance Music – The Finish Line, Loves Park. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Free. Info: 633-8595.

String Book Recitals – Clark Arts Center, Rockford College. Call for times/prices/Info: 226-4168.

Country Twist – Town Hall, 5624 N. Second St., Loves Park. 9:30 p.m. Free. Info: 363-9996.

Bare Bones – The Barn, 1428 N. Main St. 9:30 p.m. Free. Info: 965-8069.

Sound Track – Giovanni’s/Big Al’s. 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Free. Info: 398-6411.

Class Reunion – The Grove, Poplar Grove. 9 p.m. $3. Info: 815/765-1002.

Wisconsin Chamber Choir – St. Mark Lutheran Church. 7 p.m. Donations accepted. Info: 398-3557.

Sunday, Feb. 8

Open Jam Session – West Mor Lanes, 2407 N. Central Ave. 2 p.m.-close. Free. Drums/guitars/amps provided. Every Sun. Info: 963-7210.

Julia & Irina Elkina Duo Piano – Maddox Theatre, Rockford College. 3 p.m. $20/$10. Info: 964-9713.

NIU Jazz Ensemble – Sandwich Opera House, DeKalb. Call for times/prices/Info: 786-2555.

Sarah A. – Irish Rose, 519 E. State St. 8:30-11:30 p.m. $3. Info: 964-9767.

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

Monday, Feb. 9

Neoteric – Mary’s Place. 9:30 p.m.-close. Free. Every Mon. Info: 962-7944.

Open Mic – Otto’s Underground, DeKalb. 8 p.m. Free. Info: 815/758-2715.

Tuesday, Feb. 10

Singer/Songwriter Night (Unplugged) – Kryptonite. 9 p.m. Call for prices/Info: 965-0931.

Open Jam Night – The Finish Line, 5223 Torque Rd., Loves Park. 7-10 p.m. Free. Info: 509-6909.

Open Stage – Mary’s Place. 9:30 p.m.-close. Free. Info: 962-7944.

Acoustic Truth – Rue Marché. 10 p.m. Free. Every Tues. Info: 963-7851.

Live Irish Music – Carlyle Brewing Company. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Free. Info: 963-2739.

Open Mic Night – Neighbors Bar & Grill, 7745 Forest Hills Rd. 9 p.m. Free. Info: 633-6990.

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

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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