NIGHTSPOTS IN AKRON
The AcoustiX Cafe — The Angie Haze Project plays at 7 tonight; Grandpa Johnny at 7 Friday; Donnie & the Boys at 9 Friday; Bob Corlett at 6:30 Saturday; Jim Dotson at 8 Saturday; Patrick Vaughan at 7 Tuesday at 662 Canton Road.
Bill White’s Akron Lanes 300 Lounge — Ziggy and JoAnn emcee karaoke at 9 Friday and Saturday at 2911 E. Waterloo Road.
Chuck’s Steakhouse — Miss Crystal & 26 Seconds Vinny emcee karaoke at 8 tonight; Audio Matrix, Invengence play at 9 Friday; Metal State, My Life’s Burden, Paradyme at 9 Saturday at 456 E. South St.
Cliffside Key Club — Eclipse plays at 9 Friday; Busted Knuckle at 9 Saturday at 2118 S. Main St.
Corky’s Thomastown Cafe — Yo-Hann plays at 9:30 tonight, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday; Don’t Know, But They’re Good plays at 9:30 Friday and Saturday at 1131 S. Arlington St.
D’Agneses — Joe Rizzi plays at 7 Saturday at 566 White Pond Drive.
Getaway Pub — Blue Stones play at 9 Friday; Blue Ticks play at 9 Saturday; Charlie and the Poor Boys at 8 Wednesday at 1462 N. Portage Path.
Inferno — Open Jam featuring Steel Hip Blues Band at 9:30 Friday; Tommy Lee Thompson plays at 9 Saturday; DJ Dave emcees karaoke at 9 Sunday and Wednesday at 1348 S. Arlington St., Akron.
KC’s Nashville Nights — New Vaudeville Revival at 7:30 tonight; Wild Avenue plays at 9:30 Friday; South Bound at 9:30 Saturday; Rich Underwood at 5 Sunday; Open Mic at 7:30 Monday; 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; Blood, Sweat & Beers plays at 9:30 Friday at 1761 S. Main St.
Mickey’s — DJ Earl at 9 Friday, Saturday and Wednesday; Paul Bombguarder plays at 7 Tuesday at 1310 Weathervane Lane.
Northside Bar and Grille — Colin John plays at 8 tonight; Ryan Humbert Band at 9 Friday; Get On Up at 9 Saturday; Mike Lenz at 9 Tuesday; Northside/UA Jazz Workshop at 9 Wednesday at 111 N. Main St.
Old 97 Cafe — Akron Ceili Band plays at 7:30 tonight; Eric Oswald at 10 tonight; Rio Neon at 8:30 Friday; Aiken 4 Jazz at 8:30 Saturday at 1503 Kenmore Blvd.
President’s Lounge — Tracy emcees karaoke at 9 Friday and Saturday at 341 Darrow Road.
Primo’s Deli & Pub — Motor City Gold plays at 9 Friday and Saturday at 271 S. Main St.
Ripper Owens Tap House — 1988 plays at 9 Friday; L.A. Knights, Poison’d at 9 Saturday; Faster Pussycat at 9 Sunday at 491 E. Waterloo Road.
Tangier Cabaret — Jimmy Webb plays at 8:30 Friday at 532 W. Market St.
Brew House — Cassie emcees karaoke at 10 tonight at 244 N. Water St., Kent.
Dusty Armadillo — Uncle Kracker plays at 9 Saturday at 3147 State Route 44, Rootstown Township.
Ohio Music Shop — Open Mic Night at 7 tonight; Brian Henke plays at 7:30 Friday; Az Jazz at 7:30 Tuesday at 118 E. Main St., Kent.
Outpost — Below the Tide, Abandon All Hope play at 8 Friday; iPhonic at 8 Saturday; Mike Lenz at 9 Wednesday at 4962 State Route 43, Brimfield Township.
Rico’s Restaurant & Patio Bar — John Gall plays at 8:30 Friday at 1332 Tallmadge Road, Brimfield Township.
Christy’s Melody Inn — Colin John Band plays at 9 Friday; Conestoga at 9 Saturday at 3941 State Road, Cuyahoga Falls.
Domenic’s Pub — The Sue Minton Project plays at 9 Saturday at 2467 State Road, Cuyahoga Falls.
Downtown 140 — Kristine Jackson plays at 6 Wednesday at 140 N. Main St., Hudson.
Novo Lounge at the Sheraton Suites — Kate Kopan and the John Gregg Trio play at 8:30 Friday; Bobbi emcees karaoke at 7 Sunday at 1989 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls.
On Tap — Bobby Martin emcees karaoke at 9 Friday at 3263 State Road, Cuyahoga Falls.
On Tap — Buck emcees karaoke at 9:30 Friday at 4396 Kent Road, Stow.
Otani’s — Fabulous Voices play at 9 Saturday at 180 W. Streetsboro St., Hudson.
Samira — Bongo Joe & Little Steve-O play at 7 Saturday at 2291 Riverfront Parkway, Cuyahoga Falls.
The Desert Inn — Carolyn and Jim Burns play at 8 Friday at 204 12th St. NW, Canton.
Harbor Inn Lighthouse Bar — The Juke Hounds play at 9 Friday; Second Look at 9 Saturday at 562 Portage Lakes Drive, Coventry Township.
Menches Brothers — Dave Cordi emcees karaoke at 7 Friday at 3700 Massillon Road, Green.
Prime 93 — Artwerk plays at 6:30 Friday; JAM at 6:30 Saturday; Max on Piano at 6:30 Wednesday at 4315 Manchester Road, New Franklin.
Sadie Rene’s Nightclub — Mindpulp, Kriadiaz, Feargrinder, Oceans of Atrophy, Padded Room, Pyro Girlz play at 10 Friday; Renegades of Funk, Sixes and Sevens and High Energy play at 10 Saturday; APG Productions at 10 Sunday; Electric Jam Night at 10 Wednesday at 7200 Whipple Ave. NW, Jackson Township.
356th Fighter Group — The Greenery plays at 9:30 Friday; Artifex at 9:30 Saturday at 4919 Mount Pleasant Road, Green.
El Jalapenos — Carolyn and Jim Burns play at 5 Saturday at 1195 Wooster Road W., Barberton.
Galaxy Restaurant — JT & AL play at 9:30 Friday in the Sports Bar at 201 Park Centre Drive, Wadsworth.
On Tap — Travelin Johnsons play at 7 tonight; Bobby Martin emcees karaoke at 9:30 Friday and Saturday at Acme Plaza, 3997 Medina Road, Bath Township.
On Tap — Sandra emcees karaoke at 9 Friday and Saturday at 2905 Medina Road, Medina Township.
Barking Spider Tavern — Echo Canyon Players play at 8 tonight; Mo’ Mojo at 10 tonight; George Foley & Friends at 5:30 Friday; Rob Bliss at 8 Friday; Jim Volk at 10 Friday; No Money Down at 8 Saturday; Silver String Band at 10 Saturday; Night Owls at 3 Sunday; Jane Dough at 9 Sunday; Pale Daisies at 7:30 Monday; Ernie Kvivda Jazz Workshop at 9 Monday; John McGrail at 8 Tuesday; Charlie Wiener at 10 Tuesday; Anita Keys & Friends at 8:30 Wednesday; Ryann Anderson at 10 Wednesday at 11310 Juniper Road, Cleveland.
Nighttown — Galactic Cowboy Orchestra plays at 8 tonight; Dara Tucker at 8:30 Friday; Daryl Sherman at 8:30 Saturday; Hudson High School Big Band at 7 Tuesday; Cyrille Aimee at 7 Wednesday at 12387 Cedar Road, Cleveland Heights.
Wilbert’s Food & Music — Fight Nice, Angwish play at 9 Saturday at 812 Huron Road E., Cleveland.