NIGHTSPOTS IN AKRON
Bocassio’s — Chuck G. emcees karaoke at 9:30 Friday and Saturday at 958 Canton Road.
Chuck’s Steakhouse — DJ Ric Nimrod’s Awesome Music Party at 8 tonight; Son of Neckbeard and Ascension Vehicle play at 8 Friday; Plague of Apathy, Bloodshed Chaos Carnage, Hatecore Inc., Sunless, Sky Returning April and JJ Grimm at 8 Saturday at 456 E. South St.
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 singalong at 9:30 Tuesday at 549 W. Market St.
Getaway Pub — Chad Baker plays at 9 tonight; Reloaded at 9 Friday; Cover Band at 9 Saturday; Black Irish Band at 6:30 Monday; Charlie and the Poor Boys at 8 Wednesday at 1462 N. Portage Path.
Jilly’s Music Room — Dr. Freshbutter plays at 5:30 tonight; Paul Borger at 5 Friday; the Jon Mosey Trio at 7:30 Friday; Josh Hill Band at 10 Friday; Guy Pernetti at 5:30 Saturday; Swizzle Stick Band at 8 Saturday; Hump Jam hosted by the Knights of Doom at 8 Wednesday at 111 N. Main St.
KC’s Nashville Nights — Gattuso’s Jazz Review, Permanent Waves and The Extreems play at 8:30 Friday; Twang Cats at 9 Saturday at 88 W. Wilbeth Road.
Kevin O’Bryan’s Irish Pub — Dave Cordi emcees karaoke at 9:30 tonight and Saturday; Callahan & O’Connor play at 11:30 a.m. Friday; Tom Hagley at 9:30 Friday; High Strung Irish at 10 a.m. Monday at 1761 S. Main St.
Mickey’s in The Valley — Karaoke at 10 Tuesday at 1310 Weathervane Lane.
Midway Lanes — Hard 2 Handle plays at 8:30 Saturday at 1070 E. Tallmadge Ave.
Presidents Lounge — Tracy emcees karaoke at 9:30 Friday and Saturday at 341 Darrow Road.
South Akron Orioles Nest 167 — Dancin’ Denny emcees karaoke at 7:30 tonight; Marshall Law plays at 7:30 Friday; South Bound at 7:30 Saturday; Dancin’ Denny emcees karaoke at 7:30 Sunday and Tuesday; Brian Jenkins Band at 7:30 Wednesday at 2166 Manchester Road.
Suburb Inn — Wild Ave. plays at 9 Saturday at 1890 S. Arlington St.
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 — Bermuda, Seeker and Set to Reflect play at 8 tonight; Last in Line, Ready to Start, Breaking Character, Hello Weekend and The Knickers at 7 Friday; Hayden Calling at 8 Saturday; Convictions, Royal/Revise, Contentions, Fallen Kingdom, Sleeping Under Fire and Amative at 6 Sunday; Mike Lenz at 9 p.m. Wednesday at 4962 State Route 43, Kent.
Rico’s Restaurant and Patio Bar — Shawn emcees karaoke at 8 Friday at 1332 Tallmadge Road, Brimfield.
Town Centre Bar & Grill — Ziggy and Joann emcee karaoke at 8:30 tonight, Friday and Saturday at 4112 Brimfield Plaza, Brimfield.
Beau’s Lounge at the Sheraton Suites — Barbara Knight Trio plays at 8:30 Friday; Artwerk at 8 Saturday; Carolyn O’Burns with Jim O’Burns and Eddie Paolucci at 5 Monday at 1989 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls.
Blue Rock Cafe — DJ Sarah Mullaly emcees karaoke at 8 tonight; Bongo Joe and Little Steve-O play at 8 Friday; Bluegrass Jam at 4 Saturday; From Darkness to Light, musical benefit for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention at 6 Saturday; Up ’Til Four Band at 8 Saturday; Open Mic at 7:30 Wednesday at 5827 Darrow Road, Hudson.
Domenic’s Pub — Tommy Tune emcees karaoke at 9 Friday; Drunken Uncle plays at 9 Saturday at 2467 State Road, Cuyahoga Falls.
On Tap — Walt Wise plays at 7 tonight; Bobby Martin emcees karaoke at 9:30 Friday and Saturday at 4396 Kent Road, Stow.
Otani’s Hudson — Fabulous Voices play 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; Iron Head plays at 9 Friday at 9107 State Route 14, Streetsboro.
Strikers Sports Bar and Grill at Legend Lanes — Mick and Rick play at 10 Friday at 4190 State Road, Cuyahoga Falls.
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.
E-Martini Bar — For Keeps plays at 8 Friday; Take 3 at 8 Saturday; Take 2 at 6 Tuesday; DJ Billy Manos at 6 Wednesday at 3700 Massillon Road, Green.
Jimmy’s Restaurant & Lounge — Teddy Tunes emcees karaoke at 7 Wednesday at 4262 Portage St. NW, Jackson Township.
Nicoletti’s Park Place — Max on piano plays at 6 Friday; Ron Price on piano at 6 Saturday at 530 Portage Lakes Drive, Coventry Township.
On Tap at the Harbor — Bobby Martin emcees karaoke at 9 tonight; The Hitmen play at 8:30 Saturday at 562 Portage Lakes Drive, Coventry Township.
Prime 93 — Artwerk plays at 6:30 Friday; John Perry at 6:30 Saturday; Max at 6 Wednesday at 4315 Manchester Road, New Franklin.
Sadie Rene’s — Electramode, Token play at 9 Friday; 1988 at 9 Saturday; Finer, Tilford Sellers and the Wagon Burners at 9 Sunday; Electric Jam Night hosted by Sexy Sadie at 9 Wednesday at 7200 Whipple Ave. NW, Jackson Township.
Houston Pub — Open mic with Tom Ball at 7 Tuesday at 3069 Houston Road, Norton.
On Tap — Travelin’ Johnsons play at 8 tonight; Chris Martin emcees karaoke at 9:30 Friday and Saturday at Acme Plaza, 3997 Medina Road, Bath Township.
Barking Spider Tavern — Gene’s Jazz Hot plays at 8 tonight; Jim Schafer & Friends at 10 tonight; George Foley & Friends at 5:30 Friday; Roundtooits at 8 Friday; Anne E. DeChant at 10 Friday; Sweet ‘n’ Blu at 8:30 Saturday; Rob Falgiano at 10 Saturday; Hot Jazz Seven at 3 Sunday; L.A. Project at 6 Sunday; Michael McDonald & friends at 8 Monday; Ray McNiece & Tongue & Groove at 10 Monday; Revelry at 8:30 Tuesday; Brian Henke at 10 Tuesday; Rebecca Jean at 8 Wednesday; Boy=Girl at 10 Wednesday at 11310 Juniper Road, Cleveland.
Wilbert’s Food & Music — The Honey Brown Bandits and Charlie and the Foxtrots play at 8 Friday; Anthony Gomes and Jeff Powers at 9 Saturday; Jim Schafer at 11 a.m. Monday; Alex Bevan at 3 p.m. Monday at 812 Huron Road E., Cleveland.