So, what's on the radar for tonight?
At the Alberta Rose, it's another recording of Live Wire! Radio .... always fun, funny, thoughtful and entertaining ...7:30 pm, $20
At Jimmy Mak's it's an excellent double-bill of swing jazz with the Midnight Serenaders and Andrew Oliver's Bridgetown Sextet. Both bands draw from the rich and formative jazz sounds from the 1920's thru the 40's ... 8 pm, $12
The Felice Brothers will be at Mississippi Studios with a new about to be released CD, Celebration, Florida ... 9 pm, $17
Lauren Sheehan will bring her acoustic folk and blues to the cozy back room at Vino Vixens ... 8 pm, $5
Speaking of wineries, vocalist Laura Ivancie will be at Vie de Boheme ... 8 pm, $5
Three solid bands at The Secret Society - the Don of Division Street, the Resoelectrics, and Cabinessence ... 9pm, $??
For you westsiders, Billy D & the Hoodoos are at the Rock Creek Tavern ... 9 pm, no cover
... and on the south side, Rich Layton & the Troublemakers are at the Falls View Tavern in Oregon City ... 8 pm, no cover
oh ... and if you're up for a great house party, it's some In the House cajun/zydeco with The New Iberians at Jim Flynn's ... 6:30 pm, $10, BYOB ... contact Jim (503-784-6824) for details ...