Music Calendar

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Music Calendar

Thursday, June 25

Can’t Touch This – Funk, party dance band; ‘70s-today. Sinnissippi Park Music Shell, 1401 N. Second St. 7 p.m. Free.

Open mic – Mandalay Lounge, 5 p.m.

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

Open stage – Mary’s Place, 9:30 p.m.

Karaoke – Gene’s Place, 9 p.m.

Upbeat Karaoke Contest – Casey’s Pub, 8 p.m.

DJ Travey Trav – RBI’s, 9 p.m.

DJ TLOA – Onyx Bar & Grill, 9 p.m.

Dinner on the Dock: The Grandkids – Rockford Brewing Company, 6 p.m.

Greg Boerner – Franchesco’s, 6 p.m.

Acoustic night with Long Shot – Rural on Tap, 7 p.m.

Sunset Stripped – Casey’s Pub, 9 p.m.

Friday, June 26

Desolation Row – Whiskey’s Roadhouse, 7 p.m. No cover. Ages 21+

Al Buisker – Stockholm Inn, 2420 Charles St. 5:30-8 p.m. .Free

Open mic – Mandalay Lounge, 10 p.m.

DJ Travey Trav – RBI’s, 9 p.m.

Fuxe – Hope & Anchor, 7 p.m.

Starlite Radio – Performing at the Rockford City Market, 100 Water Street. Market begins at 3:30 p.m.

The Sensations – Alchemy, 9 p.m.

Vince Chiarelli & The Italian Influence – Franchesco’s, 6 p.m.

Catfish Bernie Meise – Performing streetside @ Salvaged by Sonya, 330 E. State St., 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Trippin Billies – Dave Matthews cover band. Presented by Kryptonite Bar performance at the Burpee Amphitheater, 737 N. Main St.  Doors open at  5 p.m., show goes from 8-11:30 p.m. Tickets available at ticketfly/1Q1O51h

Paper Airplane – Verdi Club, 782 N. Madison St., open to the public. 8 p.m. Paper Airplane, the acoustic guitar and vocal duo of Noel and Amy Nickel, plays an unexpected mix of songs from the ‘60s to today, coffeehouse style.

Vintage 66 – Logan’s Bar & Grill, 1805 S. West Ave., Freeport. 7 p.m.

Saturday, June 27

Trinadora Duo – Jannie Nelson and Ron Holm, Americana Melange at Pig Minds Brewing. 7-10 p.m. For more information call 779-423-2147 or  visit pigmindsbrewing or trinadora.com​​. ​Free admission

Courtney Davies Band – Splitters Bar & Grill, 9 p.m.

Dueling Pianos – The District Bar & Grill, 8 p.m.

Four Wheel Drive – Best Dam Bar, 13963 Best Road, Davis, 8 p.m.

Minimal – Crazy Times Pub & Grub, 1520 Glen Forest Dr Machesney Park, 8 p.m.

Pablo and the Rhythmix – Rascal’s, 9 p.m.

Shawn Unplugged – Rock-a-Bago Hall, 9 p.m.

Catfish Bernie Meise – Bobber’s Tap, 612 Bridge St., Winslow, IL. 4-7 p.m.

Sweet Lucy – Whiskey Barrel Saloon, 305 W. Second St., Rock Falls, IL. 9 p.m.

Rev Peyton and the Big Damn Band – Performing with Law & Love and My God the Heat at Kryptonite Bar & Grill, 8 p.m. Tickets $15.

TRaSh 80s – Hope & Anchor, 7 p.m.

Sunday, June 28

Dan Leatherby – Attitudes Bar & Grill, 7 p.m.

Live at Levings: Lynn Penix – Levings Park, 1420 S. Pierpont Ave. 5 p.m.

Tuesday, June 30

Music in the Park: Patriotic Concert – Sinnissippi Park Music Shell, 1401 N. Second St. 7 p.m.

Tuesday in the Gardens: Groove Hotel, Jodi Beach – Anderson Japanese Gardens, 318 Spring Creek Road, 5:45 p.m.

Saturday, July 4

Desolation Row – Davis Park (north side stage), south of State St. on Wyman St. 5-7 p.m. No cover charge, all ages.

Saturday, July 11

Concerts on the Creek presents, “An Intimate Evening with Mark Dvorak” – Spring Creek United Church of Christ, 4500 Spring Creek Road. The concert begins at 7 p.m. General admission for the concert is a suggested donation of $10. Learn more by calling 815-979 1949. For details and a complete concert schedule visit springcreekucc.org.

Friday July 17

Desolation Row – Opening with The Merkins for Wayland. Logan’s Bar. Doors open at 7 p.m. $10