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Music Calendar

Wednesday, April 29

Hump Day Hootenanny Open Mic – Sharky’s Sports Bar & Grill,  Every Wed., 6 p.m.-close.

Karaoke — Shooter’s Bar & Grill East, 9 p.m.

Karoke – Rusty Nail.  Free  Every Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. – midnight.

Open Mic — Otto’s Niteclub,  Wednesdays.

Open Stage – Hope & Anchor.  Instruments provided

Thursday, April 30

Upbeat karaoke contest – Casey’s Pub, every thursday 8 p.m.

Amateur Guitar Night – Mandalay Lounge. 7-9 p.m.

Open Mic – Mandalay Lounge, 5 p.m.

Open Stage – Mary’s Place,  Every Thurs.9:30 p.m.

Acoustic Night – with Lone Canary, Rural On Tap, 7 p.m.

Paul Thorn – with Taboo Blah Blah, Veterans Memorial Hall, 211 N. Main St. All ages Show. Tickets $25 and available at ticketfly.com/purchase/event/780219

Friday, May 1

Open Mic – Mandalay Lounge, 10 p.m.-1 a.m.

After 5 Jazz Trio – Hope & Anchor, 7 p.m.

Black Stone Cherry – with Shamans Harvest, District Bar & Grill, 8 p.m.  $20. Tickets at districtdowntown.com/box-office/

Sidewalk Chalk – Hip hop art show, Kryptonite, 8 p.m. Free before 9 p.m. , $10 after.

Shifty Shafer – Whiskey’s Roadhouse, 9 p.m.

Souls of 5 – Casey’s, 9 p.m. No Cover

Tentacles Everywhere – Irish Rose Saloon, 9:30 p.m.

Pistol Pete – Mary’s Place, 9:30 p.m.

May Day – Best musicians in the region gather and each musician or group gets 15 minutes until each group has been featured. Oregon VFW Club, 1310 West Washington St., Oregon. Starts at 7 p.m.

Reed & Waddy – Stockholm Inn. 5:30-8 p.m. Free.

Saturday, May 2

Big Daddy Woo Woo – Rascals Bar & Grill

Big John and the Wreck – with My God, The Heat and the Candymakers. Kryptonite, 8 p.m. $5

Epic Electric – Father & Son Pizza of Davis Junction, 5651 N. IL Route 2, Davis Junction. 9 p.m.

Shifty Shafer – Splitter’s Bar and Grill, 9 p.m.

Modern Day Romeos – District Bar and Grill, 10 p.m.

Sunset Strip – Big Hairy 80s cover band. Casey’s, 9 p.m.

Trash 80s – Poison Ivy Pub, 5765 Elevator Road, Roscoe. 9:30 p.m.

Courtney Davies Band – Neighbors Bar and Grill, 9 p.m.

Bullet Band – American Legion Post 1207, 1011 S. Alpine Rd., 8 p.m. No Cover.

Monday, May 3

Trash 80s – Mulligans, 6 p.m.

Thursday, May 7

Andrew Robinson – Katie’s Cup, 502 7th St., 6:30 p.m.

Friday, May 8

Souls of 5 – Splitter’s at Park Lanes, 9 p.m.

Pearl Jam Tribute Band – Kryptonite. Doors open at 8 p.m. show starts at 10 p.m. $10. Tickets available at ticketfly.com/purchase/event/819649?utm_source=MEL&utm_medium=114311

Andrew Robinson – Hope & Anchor English Pub, 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 9

Souls of 5 – Backstop Bar, 8 p.m.

Sunday, May 10

Andrew Robinson – Garden Hotel, 200 Dearborn Ave., South Beloit. 10 a.m. Mother’s Day brunch

Saturday, May 16

Andrew Robinson – Rockford City Market North End, southeast corner of Auburn and Main St., 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 30

Souls of 5 – Whiskey’s Rockton Inn, 9 p.m.

Saturday, June 6

Souls of 5 – Backstop Bar, 8 p.m.