NIGHTSPOTS IN AKRON
Bocassio’s — Chuck G. emcees karaoke at 9:30 Friday at 958 Canton Road.
Chuck’s Steakhouse — Toys for Tots, Dedeven, Flames Burn Black, The Said So and Spiderwood play at 8 Friday; Daniel Ryder Band at 9 Saturday at 456 E. South St.
Club Energy — DJ Spin at 9 tonight and Friday; DJ Spin and Curly at 9 Saturday at 289 Darrow Road.
Corky’s Thomastown Cafe — Al Magazzeni emcees karaoke at 9:30 tonight, Friday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday; Don’t Know, But They’re Good plays at 9:30 Saturday at 1131 S. Arlington St.
Frank’s Place on Market — DJ Mardo emcees karaoke at 9:30 Sunday; DJ Larry emcees trivia at 9:30 Monday; Frank emcees a sing-a-long at 9:30 Tuesday at 549 W. Market St.
Gas Pump Bar & Grill — Karaoke at 7 Wednesday at the Gala Commons, 2215 E. Waterloo Road.
Getaway Pub — Karaoke at 9 tonight; Tasby Brothers play at 9 Friday and Saturday; Charlie and the Poor Boys at 8 Wednesday at 1462 N. Portage Path.
Jack’s Happy Landing — DJ Joe emcees karaoke at 9 Saturday at 641 Massillon Road.
KC’s Nashville Nights — Junkman Band plays at 9 Friday; Heartland Band at 9 Saturday at 88 W. Wilbeth Road.
Kevin O’Bryan’s Irish Pub — Dave Cordi emcees karaoke at 9:30 tonight at 1761 S. Main St.
Mickey’s in the Valley — Julie Holiday emcees karaoke at 9 Tuesday at 1310 Weathervane Lane.
Midway Lanes — Karaoke at 9:30 Saturday at 1070 E. Tallmadge Ave.
Siamones Thai Pub — DJs Dave and Vicky emcee karaoke at 9:30 Saturday at Gala Commons, 2215 E. Waterloo Road.
Tasty Jones — Steelheaders play at 9 tonight; Irv & Friends/open mic at 8:30 Wednesday at 1714 Merriman Road.
Varsity O Bar & Grill — Dave Cordi emcees karaoke at 7 Tuesday at 1895 Triplett Blvd.
Brew House — DJ DeAnna emcees karaoke at 10 tonight at 244 N. Water St., Kent.
Outpost — Benefit Show for Help Me Walk Again featuring: Foul Spirits, Mocking Bird, Pissmongrel, the Ravenna Arsenal, Fully Consumed and Dead To Rights 7 p.m. Friday; CB Entertainment presents Battle for the Mic at 6 Saturday; Mike Lenz plays at 8:30 Wednesday at 4962 State Route 43, Kent.
Town Centre Sports Bar & Grill — Ziggy and Joann emcee karaoke ay 8:30 tonight and Friday; A Second Look plays at 8:30 Saturday at 4112 Brimfield Plaza, Brimfield Township.
Beau’s Lounge at the Sheraton Suites — Danny Clark plays at 8 tonight; Barbara Knight Trio at 8:30 Friday; John Gragg at 8 Saturday at 1989 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls.
Blue Rock Cafe — Gary Hall & the Fretters play at 6 tonight; Drive-by Saints at 8 tonight; Mike Lenz at 6 Friday; Goodfellas at 8 Friday; Two for the Road at 6 Saturday; Contraband at 8 Saturday; Jazz Jam with Dan Goodman at 6 Sunday; Rock Jam with Goodfellas at 8 Sunday; Pat Vaughan at 6 Wednesday; Open mic at 7 Wednesday; Hip Hop with Doug Brown at 9:30 Wednesday at 5827 Darrow Road, Hudson.
Domenic’s Pub — Tommytune emcees karaoke at 9 Friday; Highway 61 plays at 9 Saturday at 2467 State Road, Cuyahoga Falls.
On Tap — Scott Allan plays at 7 tonight; Bobby Martin emcees karaoke at 9:30 Friday at 4396 Kent Road, Stow.
Otani’s Hudson — Kyle Magilavy Jazz plays at 7 Friday; DC Flux at 8 Saturday at 180 W. Streetsboro St., Hudson.
Sto-Kent Lanes Beach Club — Mark Shaffer emcees karaoke at 9 Friday and Saturday at 3870 Fishcreek Road, Stow.
Streets Tavern — DJ Roger emcees karaoke at 8 tonight at 9107 State Route 14, Streetsboro.
Army-Navy 250 — Larry Alltop and Ziggy play at 7 tonight at 2970 N. Bender Ave., Coventry Township.
Bill White’s Akron Lanes 300 Lounge — Chuck G. emcees karaoke at 9 Saturday at 2911 E. Waterloo Road, Springfield Township.
Jimmy’s Restaurant & Lounge — Teddy Tunes emcees karaoke at 7 Wednesday at 4262 Portage St. NW, Jackson Township.
Menches Brothers — Dave Cordi emcees karaoke at 8 Friday at 3700 Massillon Road, Green.
Nicoletti’s Park Place — The Gryphons play at 10 Friday; DJ E*WIN at 10 Saturday at 530 Portage Lakes Drive, Coventry Township.
On Tap at the Harbor — Bobby Martin emcees karaoke at 9 tonight; Colin Dussault plays at 9 Saturday at 562 Portage Lakes Drive, Coventry Township.
Prime 93 — George plays at 6 tonight; Artwerk at 6:30 Friday; Rolando at 6:30 Saturday; Max at 6 Wednesday at 4315 Manchester Road, New Franklin.
356th Fighter Group — Jackpot plays at 9 Friday; Buck Naked at 9 Saturday; LaFlavour at 7 Wednesday at 4919 Mount Pleasant Road, North Canton.
Houston Pub — Open mic with Tom Ball at 7 Tuesday at 3069 Houston Road, Norton.
Hudson’s Restaurant — The Danny Mazzocco Jazz Trio plays at 6 Friday; Jonathan Nevels at 6 Saturday at 3900 Medina Road, Montrose area of Bath Township.
On Tap — Chris Martin emcees karaoke at 9:30 Saturday at Acme Plaza, 3997 Medina Road, Bath Township.
Sweet Pea Cafe — Kathy Johnson and Friends play at 7 Friday at 117 Merz Blvd., Fairlawn.
Barking Spider Tavern — Neon Don & Eva Dilcue play at 8 tonight; The Spyder Stompers at 10 tonight; George Foley & Friends at 5:30 Friday; Morticia’s Chair at 8 Friday; Memphis Cradle at 10 Friday; Mike Maimone at 6:30 Saturday; Cleveland Brass Works at 8 Saturday; Bill Lestock at 10 Saturday; Night Owls at 3 Sunday; Avin Baird CD Release at 7 Sunday; Dany Lou Grass at 9 Sunday; Denny Carlton & the Elements at 7 Monday; Ernie Krivda Jazz Workshop at 9 Monday; Noon at 8:30 Tuesday; Charlie Wiener at 10 Tuesday; Frank Marzano at 8 Wednesday; Ruairi Hurley at 10 Wednesday at 11310 Juniper Road, Cleveland.
Nighttown — Tommy Tune plays at 8 tonight; the Oblivion Project at 8:30 Friday; Pet Huttlinger & Mark Sganga at 7 Sunday; Baldwin Wallace Musical Theater Showcase at 7 Tuesday at 12387 Cedar Road, Cleveland Heights.
Wlbert’s Food & Music — “The Sauce Boss” Bill Wharton plays at 9 Friday; Emily Earle, Tom Whall and Diverge play at 8 Saturday; Cleveland Blues Society Jam at 6 Monday at 812 Huron Road E., Cleveland.