NIGHTSPOTS IN AKRON
BG Bree’s — Lori emcees karaoke at 9 tonight and Monday at 451 N. Main St.
The Barley House — Jeff Varga plays at 6 tonight at 222 S. Main St.
Chuck’s SteakHouse — Tha 317, Mic B, Reckless Tragedy, Hecava Mecca, Jae B, 5Hundr3d and Byrdie Boinolan Riot play at 8 Friday; Mind Pulp, Helix Reign and Flames Burn Black at 9 Saturday at 456 E. South St.
Club 385 — No Strings Attached plays at 9 tonight; Full Effect at 9 Friday at 452 N. Arlington St.
Corky’s Thomastown Cafe — DJ Glide 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.
Dusty’s Yacht Club — Larry Alltop plays at 7 tonight at 4764 Dusty’s Road.
Getaway Pub — Real True Stories plays at 9 tonight; Swizzle Stix at 9 Friday; the Cover Band at 9 Saturday; Vince Ruby at 7 Sunday; Charlie and the Poor Boys at 8 Wednesday at 1462 N. Portage Path.
Jack’s Happy Landing — Wild Avenue plays at 9 Friday; DJ Joe emcees karaoke contest at 9 Saturday at 641 Massillon Road.
KC’s Nashville Nights — Eclipse plays at 9 Friday; Mark Leach at 9 Saturday; Barb emcees karaoke at 9 Wednesday at 88 W. Wilbeth Road.
Kevin O’Bryan’s Irish Pub — Dave Cordi emcees karaoke at 9:30 tonight at 1761 S. Main St.
Reginas Pizza — J.T.’s Live Acoustic Show at 6 p.m. Saturday at 2160 East Ave.
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 8 Tuesday at 1895 Triplett Blvd.
Brew House — Cassie emcees karaoke at 10 tonight at 244 N. Water St., Kent.
Outpost — Spiderwood & the Knock-Outs and Three Sheets play at 7 Friday; Below the Tide at 8 Saturday; Mike Lenz at 8 Wednesday at 4962 State Route 43, Kent.
Town Centre Sports Bar & Grill — Ziggy & Joann emcee karaoke at 8 tonight and Friday; “Elvis” & the Memphis Blues play at 8 Saturday at 4112 Brimfield Plaza, Brimfield Township.
The Basement — Profit plays at 9 Saturday at 480 W. Aurora Road, Sagamore Hills.
Domenic’s Pub — Fabulous Voices plays at 9 Saturday at 2467 State Road, Cuyahoga Falls.
Novo Lounge at the Sheraton Suites — the Helen Welch Trio plays at 8:30 Friday at 1989 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls.
On Tap — Bobby Martin emcees karaoke at 9:30 Friday, Saturday; Travelin’ Johnsons play at 7 Wednesday at 4396 Kent Road, Stow.
Otani’s Hudson — Hard to Handle plays at 8 Saturday at 180 W. Streetsboro St., Hudson.
Stow-Kent Lanes Beach Club — Mark Shaffer emcees karaoke at 9 Friday and Saturday at 3870 Fishcreek Road, Stow.
Bill White’s Akron Lanes 300 Lounge — Chuck G. emcees karaoke at 9 Friday and Saturday at 2911 E. Waterloo Road, Springfield Township.
Dietz’s Landing/Club Marxx — Rock Radio plays at 8 Saturday at 401 W. Turkeyfoot Lake Road, New Franklin.
Jimmy’s Restaurant & Lounge — Teddy Tunes emcees karaoke at 7 Wednesday at 4262 Portage St. NW, Jackson Township.
Jose’s Landing — Dave Cordi emcees karaoke at 9:30 Sunday at 5603 Fulton Drive NW, Canton.
Menches Brothers — Dave Cordi emcees karaoke at 7 Friday at 3700 Massillon Road, Green.
Prime 93 — Artwerk plays at 6:30 Friday; Vinnie at 6:30 Saturday; Max at 6 Wednesday at 4315 Manchester Road, New Franklin.
Sadie Rene’s Nightclub — Mo Rage plays at 9 Friday; ZT3 at 9 Saturday; Electric Jam Night at 9 Wednesday at 7200 Whipple Ave. NW, North Canton.
356th Fighter Group — Eclipse plays at 9 Saturday at 4917 Mount Pleasant Road, Green.
Upper Deck — Jeff Varga plays at 6 Friday; Uptown Cats at 6 Saturday at 357 Turkeyfoot Lake Road, New Franklin.
Galaxy Restaurant — Blue Gravy plays at 9:30 Friday at 201 Park Centre Drive, Wadsworth.
Houston Pub — Open Mic with Tom Ball at 7 Tuesday at 3069 Houston Road, Norton.
Hudson’s Restaurant — Danny Mazzocco Trio plays at 6 Friday at 3900 Medina Road, Fairlawn.
K.C.’s Sports Pub — Wild Avenue plays at 9:30 Saturday at 346 Main St., Wadsworth.
On Tap — Chris Martin emcees karaoke at 9:30 Friday and Saturday; Steve Monce plays at 8:30 Wednesday at Acme Plaza, 3997 Medina Road, Bath Township.
On Tap — Bobby Martin emcees karaoke at 9 Friday at 2905 Medina Road, Medina.
Sonnets Espresso Bar & Restaurant — Open Jam at 7 tonight; the Unknown Artists, Ginger Kline and Friends play at 7:30 Friday; Keith Lamont Bachman, Joe Smith at 7:30 Saturday; Open Mic at 7 Wednesday at 117 College St., Wadsworth.
Sweet Pea Cafe — Kathy Johnson plays at 7 Friday at 117 Merz Blvd., Fairlawn.
Barking Spider Tavern — Kenny Owens & the Backburners play at 8 tonight; Kevin, Jack & Ray at 10 tonight; George Foley & Friends at 5:30 Friday; Oolong Gurus at 8 Friday; Elm Street Blues Band at 10 Friday; No Money Down at 8 Saturday; Dream Circuit at 10 Saturday; Night Owls at 3 Sunday; Hoseff at 7 Sunday; Max’s Farm at 9 Sunday; Blues Chronicles at 7 Monday; Ernie Krivda Jazz Workshop at 9 Monday; John & Don at 8 Tuesday; Charlie Wiener at 10 Tuesday; Anita Keys & Friends at 8 Wednesday; Ryann Anderson et al. at 10 Wednesday at 11310 Juniper Road, Cleveland.
Nighttown — Matthew Shipp Trio plays at 8 tonight; Matt Skitzki at 8:30 Friday; Moises Borges Quartet featuring Kenny Davis at 8:30 Saturday; Pierre Bensusan at 7 Sunday; Doug Lawrence & Joe Hunter Trio at 7 Monday; Hawkens High School Jazz Program at 7 Tuesday at 12387 Cedar Road, Cleveland Heights.
Wilbert’s Food & Music — Way, Shape or Form plays at 8 tonight; the Pink Flamingos and Hotshot Riot Committee at 9 Friday; A Country Mile at 9 Saturday at 812 Huron Road E., Cleveland.