Music calendar


Snohomish and Island counties

Pianist William Doppman: 7 p.m. Nov. 21, Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Church, 8109 224th St. SW, Edmonds; $15, $10 students age 18 and under; 206-783-6824, e-mail

Working Class Hero, The John Lennon Tribute: 8 p.m. Nov. 21, Northshore Performing Arts Center, 18125 92nd Ave. NE, Bothell; $15 to $32; 425-408-7997,

Seattle and south

Cosy Sheridan, T.R. Ritchie, Seattle Folklore Society concert: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22, Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $14, $12 members, seniors, $7 children; 206-528-8523,


Seattle and beyond

The Octava Chamber Orchestra: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22, Ethnic Cultural Theatre, 3940 Brooklyn Ave. NE, Seattle; $15; 206-437-8975, 800-838-3006,

Seattle Bach Choir: 3 p.m. Nov. 23, Bethany Lutheran Church, 7400 Woodlawn Ave. NE, Seattle; suggested donation $15, $12 seniors and students; 206-324-4828,

Gallery concerts, Brahms Festival: 8 p.m. Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays, through Nov. 30, Queen Anne Christian Church, 1316 Third Ave. W., Seattle; $25, $20 seniors, $10 students; free ages 7 to 14 with paying adult; 206-726-6088,

Jam sessions

Snohomish and Island counties

Jam sessions at Art Workshop: 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sundays, Art Workshop Studio, upper level of the Art Building, 724 First St., Mukilteo; bring singing voices, guitars and other instruments; 525-971-5521.

Bluegrass &Country Music Makers Association: Bluegrass jam sessions, 1 p.m. second Sundays, Darrington Community Center, 570 Sauk Ave., Darrington; 360-436-1217; dinner after session, donation requested; 360-436-1179, 360-436-1006.

Jam night: 8 to 11 p.m. Thursdays, Stanwood Hotel &Saloon, 26926 102nd Ave. NW, Stanwood; 360-629-2888. Steve Raible and Newscasters.

Jam session: Spar Tree, 106 W. Stanley St., Granite Falls; 360-691-6888.

Northwest Scottish Fiddlers meetings: 1 p.m. second Sundays, various meeting sites in Edmonds, Mukilteo, Kirkland; group open to teens and adults; $25 annual membership fee; 425-670-9084,

Old Time &Country Music Association: Jam sessions 6:30 to 9:45 p.m. second and fourth Fridays, Baker Hi-Rise, 1401 Poplar, Everett; free; 425-334-5769.

Old Time Fiddlers: 5 p.m. Celtic jam, 6 p.m. workshop, 7 p.m. circle jam, second and fourth Fridays, old Arlington High School, 135 S. French St., Arlington; free, bring instrument if you have one, some loaners available; snacks provided; 360-691-5907.

Open electric and acoustic jam session: Downbeat electric and jazz, 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Stewart’s of Snohomish, 709 First St., Snohomish; 360-568-4684.

Open mike night: 6 to 8 p.m. Fridays, A Gathering Grove, 2820 Oakes Ave., Everett; free; musicians, bands, poets, kids welcome; 425-512-8845.

Open jam: 8 p.m. to midnight Wednesdays, Monahan’s, 1707 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-259-0811. Hosted by Unbound with weekly special guests.

Open jam session: 8 p.m. Thursdays, Rocko’s Fireside Alehouse, 7520 Beverly Blvd., Everett; 425-347-7700.

Open mike: 9 p.m. Wednesdays, The Jet Deck at Paine Field, 10203 31st Ave. W., Everett; 425-353-0770.

Open mike: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays, Whidbey Coffee, 619 Fourth St., Mukilteo; 425-423-0450.

Open mike: 5 to 7 p.m. first and third Sundays, Victory Music, Alderwood mall food court, 3000 184th St. SW, Lynnwood; 425-771-1121.

Seeking performers for open mike: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays, Whidbey Coffee and Cafe, 619 Fourth St., Mukilteo; bands must reserve slots at least one week prior to desired performance date by e-mailing

The Outer Court jams: 1519 Third St., in the parking lot next to Finders Keepers Furnishings, Marysville; 7 to 10 p.m. Fridays, free.

Village Community Services: 1 to 3 p.m. Fridays through summer, 338 N. MacLeod, Arlington; free; open to ages 16 and older, those under 16 must be accompanied by an adult; instruments available for use; 360-653-7752, ext. 14,

Village Music and Art’s Friday Music 1 to 3 p.m. Fridays, 338 N. McLeod, Arlington; free; for ages 16 and older, under 16 may attend with parent; bring own instrument if posssible, some provided; 360-653-7752, ext. 14.

Washington Old Time Fiddlers Association: Jams second and fourth Fridays, 5 p.m. Celtic group, 6 p.m. workshop, 7 p.m. circle jam. Free family entertainment. 8 p.m. fourth Fridays, stage shows. Bring fiddle if you have one; a few loaners available; free, old Arlington High School, 135 S. French St.; 360-691-5907, e-mail

In the clubs

Snohomish and Island counties

A Gathering Grove: 2820 Oakes Ave., Everett; 425-512-8845, Open mike for high school band students 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays; general open mike 6 to 8 p.m. Fridays; live music 6 to 8 p.m. Saturdays. All events free, $5 suggested donation. Nov. 22, folk and americana singer-songwriter Nancy K. Dillon.

Cartwright’s American Broiler: 10809 Mukilteo Speedway, Mukilteo; 425-290-8064, 7:30 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays, Robbie Jordan &Sweet Sucker with Pat Hues and Tim Smith, no cover.

Club Broadway/Big Apple Casino: 611 Everett Ave., Everett; 425-259-3551. Live music and hip-hop, Fridays and Saturdays.

The Club Casino: Showroom Lounge, 620 SE Everett Mall Way; Everett; 425-212-2266; 9 p.m. Saturdays, no cover. 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Fridays, music with DJ/KJ Maxwell.

Eddie’s Trackside Bar &Grill: 214 N. Lewis St., Monroe; 360-805-5305, 7 p.m. Thursdays, open mike sessions with Clem Daddy.

Emory’s on Silver Lake: 11830 19th Ave. SE, Everett; 425-337-7772. Live jazz, 8 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

Engel’s Pub: 113 Fifth Ave. S., Edmonds; 425-778-2900. Live blues music, 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays.

Jack’s: 1307 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-252-2266. Karaoke, 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, 4 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, happy hour.

The Jet Bar: 800 164th St. SE, Mill Creek; 425-743-4593, Live music, Fridays and Saturdays.

JR’s Sports Bar: 9506 19th Ave. SE, Everett; 425-379-7787. Ladies’ Night with DJ Michael B., Thursdays. Live music, Fridays and Sundays.

One-Eyed Jack’s Roadhouse: 14019 Highway 99, Lynnwood; 425-743-5570. Gong-style talent show, 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays, followed by karaoke. DJ’d music Fridays; live music and/or karaoke, Saturdays. Texas Hold ‘Em playing 6:30 p.m., dancing and karaoke 9:30 p.m. Nov. 21, free.

Oxford Saloon: 913 First St., Snohomish; 360-568-3845, 5 to 9 p.m. Sundays, “Swingtime Express,” jazz and swing quartet, swing dancers welcome, lessons available, no cover, families welcome. 9 p.m. Nov. 21, MilesFromChicago.

Prohibition Grille: 1414 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-258-6100. Live music and dancing, 8 to 11 p.m.; belly dancing 8:30 p.m. Thursdays. Nov. 21, Arturo Rodriguez and Michael Martinez, Latin jazz. Nov. 22, May Palmer, jazz and blues.

Shawn O’Donnell’s American Grill and Irish Pub: 122 128th St. SE, Everett; 425-355-5300, 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. Nov. 21, Cody Beebe, americana music.

Spar Tree: 106 W. Stanley St., Granite Falls; 360-691-6888. 8 p.m. Fridays, karaoke with Joe &Karen.

Stanwood Hotel &Saloon: 26926 102nd Ave. NW, Stanwood; 360-629-2888. Jam with Steve Raible and the Newscasters, 8 to 11 p.m. Thursdays. Karaoke, 9 p.m. to approximately midnight, Fridays. Live blues bands 9 p.m. to midnight, Saturdays, no cover.

Tracey’s Place: 1707 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-259-0811. Jam with Unbound and special guests, 8 p.m. to midnight Wednesdays. Ladies’ night happy hour karaoke with Veronica, 8 p.m. to midnight Thursdays. Live music Fridays and Saturdays.

Under the Red Umbrella: 1502 Rucker Ave., Everett; 425-252-9193. 6 to 8 p.m. Fridays. Nov. 21, Allie Marcus.

Skagit County and north

The Conway Muse: 18444 Main, Conway; 360-445-3000, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, dance meditation, $5 minimum donation. 11 a.m. Nov. 23, Kirtan with Seth Bartlett. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 26, “For the Love of Art” open mike event, performers reserve spots at 360-445-3000, $5.

Seattle and south

Central Club: 124 Kirkland Ave., Kirkland; 425-827-0808. 9 p.m. Nov. 26, MilesFromChicago.

Dulces Latin Bistro: 1430 34th Ave., Seattle; 206-322-5453. 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, Lisa Lanza.

El Gaucho: 2505 First Ave., Seattle; 206-728-1337. Live music nightly. 6 to 10 p.m. Sundays and Mondays, Deems Tsutakawa, solo pianist, no cover. 7 p.m. to closing, Tuesdays through Saturdays, Daniel Davison, solo pianist. 8 p.m. to midnight Fridays, Vinyl Avengers, rock and honky-tonk. 8 p.m. to midnight Fridays and Saturdays, the Brian Nova Quartet and vocalist Stephanie Porter. 8 p.m. to midnight Saturdays, Floyd Standifer Quartet. 8 p.m. Saturdays, Micah Hulscher and the Keys to the Country.

El Gaucho: 2119 Pacific Ave., Tacoma; 253-272-1510. No cover. Steve Andreason, solo pianist, 7:30 p.m. to closing, Wednesdays through Saturdays. Mr. D, solo pianist, 7:30 p.m. to closing, Sundays through Tuesdays.

The Funhouse: 206 Fifth Ave. N., Seattle; 206-374-8400, Unless otherwise noted, music at 9:30 p.m., admission $5. Nov. 21, Mos Generator, Diestro and guests. Time, cost TBA, Nov. 22, Throttle Rocket/RatCity Rollergirl Night. Nov. 26, Partman Parthorse, A.H. Kraken, Love Tan, $7.

Highway 99 Blues Club: 1414 Alaskan Way, Seattle; 206-382-2171, Shows at 9 p.m. and admission $5, unless otherwise noted. Nov. 21, David Vest with The Big Rockin’ Daddies, $12. 8 p.m. Nov. 22, Crossroads Band with Brian Butler, $12. 8 p.m. Nov. 26, Dudley Taft Blues Overkill.

Larry’s Nightclub: 209 First Ave. S., Seattle; 206-624-7665. DJ’d music, nightly.

The Last Supper Club: 124 S. Washington St., Seattle; 206-748-9975. DJ’d music, Fridays and Saturdays.

Lucky Eagle Casino: 12888 188th Ave. SW, Rochester; 866-224-2044. 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Cabaret Lounge entertainment, free. Lumette: 2128 Queen Anne Ave. N., Seattle; 206-694-0055, Greg Schroeder Quartet, Thursdays.

Madison’s Cafe: 3803 Delridge Way SW, Seattle; 206-935-2111. 7 to 10 p.m. Tuesdays, singer/songwriter night.

The Pink Door: 1919 Post Alley, Seattle; 206-443-3241; 206-443-324, Casey Macgill and the Blue 4 Trio, Wednesdays; Tony Yazzolino and Steve Kamke, Thursdays; Northwest Showcase with various bands, Fridays; Cabaret and burlesque, Saturdays; Janna Wichter, Sundays.

Salty’s at Alki Beach: 1936 Harbor Ave. SW, Seattle; 206-937-1600. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Victor Janusz.

Showbox at the Market: 1426 First Ave., Seattle; 206-628-3151, 8 p.m. Nov. 24, Blues Traveler, 21-and-older show, $25 plus service fees; 206-628-0888,

Studio Seven: 110 S. Horton St., Seattle; 206-286-1312, Most tickets from 800-992-8499, All ages for show, bar with ID, and doors 7:30 p.m., show 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Prices are advance, door. Nov. 21, Horna, Blood Stained Dusk, Scorched Earth, In Memorium, Infernal Legion, $10, $12. Nov. 22, Too Short and guests, $30, $35. 7 p.m. doors, Nov. 23, Broadway Calls, Success, Random Orbits, Marine View Drive, South 11th, $8, $10. 6:45 p.m. show, Nov. 24 and 25, Bigtime Entertainment presents various artists, $10.

Sunset Tavern: 5433 Ballard Ave. NW, Seattle; 206-784-0627, Shows at 9 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Costs listed as advance, door. Early Sunday shows (4 p.m.) always feature special mystery headliners, film, comedy and variety show, $5. Nov. 21, A moustache-a-thon benefit for 826 Seattle; Say Hi, Black Daisy, others, $8. Nov. 22, Red Jacket Mine, Kate Tucker &The Sons of Sweden, Caught in Motion, By Sunlight, $7. Late show, 9 p.m. Nov. 23, Levi Fuller, The Theater Fire, Barton Carroll, $7. 6 p.m. Nov. 24, Kung Fu Grindhouse, free. Nov. 25, The Entertainment Show, $6.

Twisted Cork Wine Bar: 900 Bellevue Way, Bellevue; 425-637-0808. Music 9 p.m. to midnight and no cover, unless otherwise noted. Wednesdays, Angelo Pizarro Project.

Waterfront Seafood Grill: 2801 Alaskan Way, Pier 70, Seattle; 206-956-9171. 6 to 10 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays; 7 p.m. to midnight Fridays and Saturdays, Ben Fleck, solo pianist.


Snohomish and Island counties

The Club Casino, Marson’s Comedy Suite: 620 SE Everett Mall Way, Suite 777 (formerly Gerry Andal’s Steakhouse); Everett; 425-212-2266; 7 p.m. doors, shows 8 p.m. Fridays; doors 7 p.m., shows 8 and 10 p.m. shows Saturdays, $10,, or at door. Nov. 21 and 22 headliner Chris Alpine, featuring Jeremy Greenberg. 6 p.m. doors, 7 p.m. show Nov. 23, 29th annual Seattle Comedy Stand Up Competition, $15 advance, $20 at door on first-come basis.

Hawkeye’s Pub &Grill: 1002 Vernon Road, Lake Stevens; 425-335-4359. Comedy nights, 9 p.m. first Saturdays, no cover.

One-Eyed Jack’s Roadhouse: 14019 Highway 99, Lynnwood; 425-743-5570. Open mike comedy, Tuesdays, ongoing, sign up by 9:15 p.m., show starts 9:30 p.m., no cover; karaoke follows show.

Seattle and south

Mainstage Comedy and Music Club: 315 First Ave. N., Seattle; 206-217-3700, Shows at 8 p.m. Thursdays, $10; 8 and 10:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, $20.

Market Theater: 1428 Post Alley, Seattle; 206-587-2414, Duo comedy showcase, 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, $5 at door. Improv open mike, 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, through Dec. 17; sign up by 7:45 p.m. each night, or send an e-mail earlier to; $5 at door.


Snohomish and Island counties

Holiday singers: 2 to 7 p.m. Friday, noon to 7 p.m. Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12 through 14, Arlington, Lake Stevens, Marysville and Stanwood Haggen stores, Everett, Edmonds and Snohomish TOP Food stores seek holiday singers in pairs or quartets to perform at Snohomish County stores; for each hour of music, stores will donate $50 to food bank; groups must register for performing times at or by calling a store.

Community choir seeks “Messiah” volunteers: Opportunities are available to help with production of, or to participate in, the Arlington Community Choir’s Dec. 14 performance of Handel’s “Messiah”; 360-618-6300, ext. 3121, e-mail

New program for senior center: The Ken Baxter Senior/Community Center in Marysville seeks big band, jazz, old-time fiddlers and others to perform in the venue; details are at 360-363-8450.

Music classes: Various dates and times, ongoing, Arts and Music Center, 11419 19th Ave., Suite C-111, Everett; music and movement for newborns through age 4, Little Mozarts piano for ages 4 to 6, and adult piano for beginners; 425-337-5328,

Northwest Scottish Fiddlers meetings: 1 p.m. second Sundays, various meeting sites in Edmonds, Mukilteo, Kirkland; group open to teens and adults; $25 annual membership fee; 425-670-9084,

Seeking performers for open mike: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays, Whidbey Coffee and Cafe, 619 Fourth St., Mukilteo; bands must reserve slots at least one week prior to desired performance date by e-mailing

Gene Nastri Community School of Music Seeks board members; 425-290-9500 to apply or to nominate someone; also mail nominations to Gene Nastri School, 304 Lincoln Ave., Suite 202, Mukilteo, WA 98275.

Northern Sound Children’s Choir: Seeking seventh to 12th grade girls interested in learning music theory, taking voice lessons and giving performances of a wide range of music styles; rehearsals 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays, Peace Lutheran Church, 1717 Larson Road, Silvana; 360-652-4942,

The Sound Singers: 1 p.m. practices, South County Senior Center, 220 Railroad Ave., Edmonds; new members always welcome; 425-774-5555,

Voices Northwest: Women 16 and older are encouraged to join Snohomish County’s newest a capella chorus. 7 p.m. Mondays, Christ the King Lutheran church, 1305 Pine Ave., Snohomish; 360-794-4426, e-mail

Seattle and beyond

Pacific Sound Chorus: Invites women to sing at holiday performance rehearsals, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Nov. 25 through Dec. 9, performance Dec. 16, involves both secular and sacred holiday songs; attend as many rehearsals as possible; details at 425-820-9825.



Wednesday and Saturday: Smokey Point Buzz Inn, 3528 168th St. NE; 360-658-1529.


Thursday: 8 p.m. to midnight, first and third Thursdays, The Skagit Valley Resort and Casino, 5984 N. Darrk Lane; 360-724-7777.


Friday, karaoke and Saturday, live band: Hong Kong Gardens, 4643 E. Highway 525; 360-341-2828.


Saturday: Buzz Inn, 9910 Evergreen Way, Everett; 425-353-9620.

Sunday through Wednesday: Rocko’s Fireside Alehouse, 7520 Beverly Blvd.; 425-347-7700. 9 p.m.

Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday: All ages, 1 to 5 p.m. various Sundays, 8 p.m. to midnight Tuesdays and Thursdays, Marson’s Restaurant, 620 SE Everett Mall Way Suite 777, (formerly Gerry Andal’s Steakhouse); 425-212-2266.

Thursday through Saturday: Jack’s, 1307 Hewitt Ave.; 425-252-2266. 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.

Thursday: Monahan’s, 1707 Hewitt Ave.; 425-259-0811. 8 p.m. to midnight, ladies’ night happy hour karaoke with Veronica.

Friday and Saturday: Hunan Palace, 2821 Pacific Ave.; 425-339-3390.

Thursday and Friday: Kodiak Ron’s, 7601 Evergreen Way; 425-347-6659.

Tuesday and Thursday/Friday/Saturday: Foxy’s Pub &Eatery, 9601 Evergreen Way; 425-513-0960.

Thursday: Glacier Lanes, 9630 Evergreen Way; 425-353-8292.

Wednesday: $10,000 contest, 9 p.m. JR’s Sports Bar and Grill, 9506 19th Ave. SE; 425-379-7787.

Friday and Saturday: White Elephant Bar &Grill, 1912 Broadway Ave.; 425-252-5200.

Wednesday through Saturday: Patty’s Eggnest, 6720 Evergreen Way; 425-353-2200.

Friday and Saturday: Homeport Tavern, 2116 Everett Ave.; 425-259-2661.

Granite Falls

Friday: Spar Tree, 106 W. Stanley St.; 360-691-6888. 8 p.m. Fridays, karaoke with Joe &Karen, no cover.

Lake Stevens

Thursday: 8 p.m. La Hacienda, 513 Highway 9; 425-334-4939.

Friday and Saturday: Hawkeye’s Sports Bar and Grill, 1002 Vernon Road; 425-335-4359.


Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday: Billy McHale’s, 18430 33rd Ave. W.; 425-775-8500.

Daily: Daverthump’s, 19720 44th Ave. W.; 425-774-6573.

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday: One-Eyed Jack’s Roadhouse, 14019 Highway 99; 425-743-5570.

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., 13th Ave Pub and Eatery, 1233 164th SW; 425-742-7871.


Daily: Danny’s Midway Pub &Grill, 14824 Smokey Point Blvd.; 360-659-2248.

Tuesday through Saturday: Maxi’s, 9611 State Ave.; 360-659-0879.

Mill Creek

Saturday: Pounders, 18001 Bothell-Everett Highway; 425-485-7678.

Mountlake Terrace

Thursday through Sunday: O’Houlie’s Pub, 21919 66th Ave. W.; 425-776-1833.


Saturday: The Buzz Inn, 9900 Airport Way; 360-568-3970.

Wednesday and Thursday: Kids’ karaoke, 6:30 to 9 p.m. first Wednesdays, Oxford Saloon &Eatery, 913 First St.; 360-568-3845,


Tuesday: Blazing Saddles Restaurant &Lounge, 27021 102nd Ave. NW; 360-629-6569, 6 to 8 p.m. for kids and families; 9 p.m. to midnight for adults.

Saturday: Viking restaurant, Viking Village, 8820 Viking Way; 360-629-2030.

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