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Sounds Around Town

Week of December 11, 2002

Les Aaron, Johnny Orr and Ja-Roo: Velvet, Fri.

Marty Abdullah & the Expressions: Michon's Barbecue & Fish, Sun.; Hadley's, Thu.; New Orleans Cafe, Tue.

Willie Akins: Jazz at the Bistro, Fri. and Sat.

Albert & the Einsteins: Eisele's Sports Bar & Grill, Fri.

Tim Albert: Hammerstone's, Mon.

All Over the Road: Off Broadway, Sat.

Corey Anderson: Upstairs Lounge, Wed.

Jun Arzaga: Faust's, Mon.-Sat.; Tiffany Rose, Tue.-Sat.

Avail: Galaxy, Fri.

B-Wise and Sir Thurl: Club Rolisa's, Sat.

Baby O: Quincy's, Fri.

Randy Bahr & Keyon Harrold: Farotto's Italian Restaurant, Wed. and Fri.

Billy Barnett: 1860's Hard Shell Cafe & Bar, Tue.

Fred Baue: St. Louis Brewery & Tap Room, Sun.

Bazooka Joe: Pop's, Sat.

Beale Blues Revue & Co.: Beale on Broadway, Sun.

Jim Becker: LoRusso's Cucina, Fri. and Sat.

Chuck Berry: Blueberry Hill, Wed.

Beyond Repair: Cadillac Jack's, Fri.

Big Bamou: Broadway Oyster Bar, Tue.

Big Daddy Rob: Baha Rock Club, Wed.

Big Easy: K.T.'s Sports Bar & Restaurant-O'Fallon, Fri. and Sat.

Steve Bise: Shanti, Sat.

Black Anthony and the Hawk: Halo Bar, Tue.

Jules Blattner: Snifter's, Sat.; Crehan's, Fri.

Blaxtarr's Music Extravaganza: Zeke's Sports Bar & Grill, Wed.

Blues Daddy: C.J. Muggs, Sat.; Crossings Taverne & Grille, Fri.

Blues Handle: Backstreet Jazz & Blues, Fri.; Molly's, Sat.

Blues Inquisition: PJ's Tavern & Martini Bar, Fri.

Blues Potion: Magrutter's Pub, Thu.

Bluesfield: Molly's, Fri.

Bobby: Hide-Away Lounge, Tue.

Bohola: Focal Point, Sat.

Russ Bono: Tuner's, Wed.

Boogie Chyld: Harrah's Stage Left Lounge, Sat.

Brave Combo: Blueberry Hill, Sat.

Gary Brokaw: Rumple's Pub, Thu.

Erik Brooks: Hammerstone's, Sun.

Buffalo Bob & the Bedroom Blues: Smith & Slay's, Fri.; Backstreet Jazz & Blues, Thu.

Buffalo Bob & the Bedroom Blues Jam: Backstreet Jazz & Blues, Sun.

Mary Burns Band: K.T.'s Sports Bar & Restaurant-O'Fallon, Sun.

C. Beyond: Halo Bar, Wed.

C. Beyond and X-Plorer: Halo Bar, Fri.

Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band: St. Louis Brewery & Tap Room, Sat.

Carry the Zero: Trainwreck Saloon at Westport, Fri.

Monica Casey: Lagniappe's, Tue.

Frankie Catalina: Graham's Grill, Wed.

Chamber Jazz: Lynch St. Bistro, Sat.

Chemically Imbalanced: Eisele's Sports Bar & Grill, Sat.

Corey Christiansen Trio: Crossings Taverne & Grille, Thu.

Mark Churchill: Rue 13, Thu.

City Heat: Chasers Lounge, Fri.; Crossings Taverne & Grille, Sat.

Maurice Cole Duo: Dominic's Trattoria, Fri.

Stacey Collins Band: Joe Hanon's, Wed. and Thu.

Pierce Crask: Country Club, Tue.; Little Easy, Mon.

Crave: Harry's East, Fri.

Robb E. Cunningham Jr.: Bella Citta, Thu.-Sat.

Tim Cunningham: Backstreet Jazz & Blues, Wed.

Brian Curran & Friends: Mike & Min's Restaurant, Sat.

Brian Curran: Broadway Oyster Bar, Sat.

Mary Daly & Beno: Trainwreck at Rock Hill, Fri.

Dangerous Kitchen: C.J. Muggs, Fri.

Stephen Davis: Borders Books & Music-Brentwood, Sat.

Amy & Jerry Davison: Brewhouse, Mon., Wed. and Sat.

Carolyn Day: Neruda, Sat.

Larry O. Dean: Mangia Italiano, Sat.

Joey DeFrancesco: Generations, Mon.

Delicious Fishes: Tuner's, Fri. and Sat.

Mark Dew: Hide-Away Lounge, Wed. and Fri.-Sun.

Diesel Dan: Tangerine, Tue.

Digglers Lounge: Shanti, Fri.

Dionysia: Mississippi Nights, Fri.

Disconnected: Harry's West, Sat.

Dr. Zhivegas: Ameristar Casino's Bottleneck Blues Bar, Wed.-Sun.

Keith Doder & Blue City: Riddle's Penultimate Cafe & Wine Bar, Fri.

Donnie Z: Living Room, Fri.

Sherry Drake: Lombardo's Trattoria, Sat.

Sherry Drake Trio: Main Street Jazz & Blues, Fri.

84 Glyde: Upstairs Lounge, Sat.

Electric: Frederick's Music Lounge, Tue.

Elevator: Mr. T's 55 Bar & Grill, Sat.

Linda Elliott: Chasers Lounge, Thu.

Dean Evans: Pop's, Wed.

Marty Evans: Rue 13, Fri.

Fairchild: Cafe Balaban, Sun.; Hammerstone's, Sat.

Falling Martins: Brewhouse, Fri.

Farrar, Dover, Buckley: Three-1-Three, Mon.

John Farrar & Lou Winer: Hammerstone's, Fri.

Farshid Trio: Remy's Kitchen & Wine Bar, Thu.

Felix the Housecat: Velvet, Sat.

Fifth House: George's Route 66, Fri. and Sat.

Michael Fitzgerald: Churchill's, Sat.

Flaming Pie: PJ's Tavern & Martini Bar, Sat.

Flex Boogie, Zach Wagner and Jason Main: Atomic Cowboy, Fri. and Sat.

Flex Crew: Viva!, Wed.

Floating Georgie: Laurie's Place, Fri.

Fluid Drive: Fast Eddie's Bon-Air, Thu. and Fri.

Flyin' Bryan: Big Daddy's, Wed.

Flying Mules: Riddle's Penultimate Cafe & Wine Bar, Thu.

Johnny Fox: Little Easy, Fri.; Margarita Mama's, Wed.

Free Spirit: Rusty's, Sat.

Freekbass and Gray-V: Cicero's, Wed.

Eddie Fritz Trio: Chestnut's, Sun.

Ron Furr: JP's Corner Bar, Sat.

G: Main Street Jazz & Blues, Wed.

Barbara Gabriella: Tenderloin Room, Thu.-Sat.

Galaxy Trio: Ameristar Casino's Bottleneck Blues Bar, Nightly

Clinton Gallagher: Seventh Inn Lounge, Wed., Fri. and Sat.

Tim Garcia: Zinnia, Fri.

Gargoyle Lounge: Helen Fitzgerald's, Tue.; Cafe Eau, Fri.; Trainwreck Saloon at Westport, Sat.

Gargoyle Reign: Helen Fitzgerald's, Thu.

Rob Garland & the Blue Monks: Broadway Oyster Bar, Wed.

Gateway West Quartet: Munzert's Restaurant, Thu.

Marvin Gibson: Munzert's Restaurant, Fri.

Johnny Goodwin Band: Laurie's Place, Sat.

Marshall Green: Big Daddy's, Fri. and Sat.

Tom Hall: Lagniappe's, Wed.

Hard Bop Heritage: BB's Jazz, Blues & Soups, Sun.

Ron Harder & Legacy: Graham's Grill, Sat.

Josh Harrell: Miso, Sun.

Have Nots: Off Broadway, Thu.

Bugs Henderson: Off Broadway, Fri.

High Society Swing: Main Street Jazz & Blues, Sat.

Hip Check: Pop's, Sun.

Hip-Hop Spin: Upstairs Lounge, Thu.

Hipcheck: Sharky's Restaurant & Sports Bar, Sat.

Hired Help: Fast Eddie's Bon-Air, Sun.

Honeyvox: Cafe Eau, Sat.; Harry's West, Fri.

Hoosier Daddy: Harry's East, Sat.

Hot House Sessions: Nik's Wine Bar & Hookah Lounge, Fri.; Delmar Restaurant & Lounge, Tue.

Hot Nuts: Upstairs Lounge, Fri.

Hudson & the Hoodoo Cats: SqWires, Fri.

Hush: K.T.'s Sports Bar & Restaurant-North County, Sat.; Mr. T's 55 Bar & Grill, Fri.

Idiosyncrasy: Baha Rock Club, Fri.; Helen Fitzgerald's, Sat.

Jack's Blues: Blueberry Hill, Sun.

Jackhead: Frederick's Music Lounge, Wed.

Jake's Leg: Magee's, Thu.; Cicero's, Fri.

Jazz Renaissance: Riddle's Penultimate Cafe & Wine Bar, Tue.

JB: Tangerine, Sat.

Jimmy Eat World: Pageant, Sat.

Jimmy Lee: 1860's Hard Shell Cafe & Bar, Mon., Sat. and Sun.

Jo Jo's House Band: Jo Jo' s Jazz Club, Wed.-Sat.

Jobim Dreams: Lagniappe's, Thu.

Joe & Sheila: Michon's Barbecue & Fish, Thu.

Joe R: Tangerine, Thu.

Johnny Clueless: House of Rock, Fri.

Juke Joint: Murphy's Bleachers, Wed.-Fri.

Just Mr.: Joe Hanon's, Fri. and Sat.

Tom Kelly: Failoni's, Thu. and Fri.

Mike King Duo: Brandt's, Sun.

Kenny Kingston: Lo, Wed.

Mike Klick & Athena: Gladstone's, Wed.; Caleco's, Fri.

Knock-Knock: Halo Bar, Mon.

Steve Kyle: Brewhouse, Thu.

Jan LaCroix: Sam's Steakhouse, Wed.-Sat.

Last Missouri Exit: Brandt's, Sun.

Scott Laytham & Karl Holmes: Harry's West, Thu.

Rob Lemon: Living Room, Sat.

Lifehouse: Pageant, Sun.

Living Things: Galaxy, Sat.

Phil Loder Trio: Cafe Eau, Thu.

Bob Lucas Project: Graham's Grill, Fri.

Mad Maynard & Jackie McCoy: Generations, Wed.; Joe Hanon's, Sun.

Rich McDonough Band: Beale on Broadway, Fri.

Jim McGlaren: Shanti, Thu.

Dave McKee: Nino's Ristorante, Sat.

Scott McMurray and Steve-O: Rue 13, Sat.

Eric McSpadden & Margaret Bianchetta: BB's Jazz, Blues & Soups, Sat.

Stan Meeks: Neruda, Fri.

Megamix: Club La Onda, Fri.; Viva!, Sat.

Louis Michael: Cafe Eau, Wed.

Microbus: Fast Eddie's Bon-Air, Sat.

Mighty Big Band: Missouri Bar & Grill, Sun.

Mike 2600, Ryan B and Doug Surreal: Atomic Cowboy, Thu.

Roger Miret & the Disasters: Hi-Pointe, Wed.

Mississippi Migrants Series: BB's Jazz, Blues & Soups, Tue. and Wed.

Mr. Dill: Nik's Wine Bar & Hookah Lounge, Sat.

Mr. Wizard: Sharky's Restaurant & Sports Bar, Fri.

Money Shot: Pop's, Fri.

Moore Pleasure: Laurie's Place, Wed.; Vanzo's, Thu. and Fri.

Moore Pleasure Jam Session: Laurie's Place, Sat.

Moss & Lightheaded: Enigma Lounge, Sat.

Murder City Players: Hi-Pointe, Sat.

Musica Nortena: Club La Onda, Sat.

Muzodica: Gary's Fine Dining, Wed.-Sun.

Nashville Star: Pageant, Thu.

Needles: Nik's Wine Bar & Hookah Lounge, Thu.

Melissa Neels Band: Beale on Broadway, Sat.

Night Sky Band: Night Sky, Tue.-Sat.

Nite Owls: Shirley's, Sat.

Nonstop Reggae: Red Sea, Sat.

John Norment Trio: Riddle's Penultimate Cafe & Wine Bar, Sun.

Oliver: Hide-Away Lounge, Thu.

Open Jam: Main Street Jazz & Blues, Sun.; Shot Heaven, Wed.

Open Mic: Stagger Inn ... Again, Wed. and Sun.; Little Easy, Thu.; Molly's, Mon.; Frederick's Music Lounge, Thu.; Cicero's, Sun.

Ozzie Osbourne Tribute: House of Rock, Sat.

Paint the Earth: Jacques Sports Bar, Sat.; Helen Fitzgerald's, Fri.

Papa Ray: Tangerine, Wed.

Park Avenue Jazz: Hammerstone's, Wed.

Billy Peek: Great Grizzly Bear, Fri. and Sat.

Pennsylvania Slim Blues: Enigma Lounge, Fri.; SqWires, Thu.

Phonocaptors: Frederick's Music Lounge, Sat.

Pick'n & Lick'n: Shanti, Wed.

Leroy Pierson: BB's Jazz, Blues & Soups, Thu. and Fri.

Plugged In: Bastian Center for the Performing Arts, Fri.

Project 3: Rufkahr's Bar & Grill, Fri. and Sat.

Racket Box: Magee's, Fri.

Ramblers: 1860's Hard Shell Cafe & Bar, Fri.

Dan Randant: Rick's Cafe Americain, Wed. and Sat.

The Real Me: Trainwreck on the Landing, Fri. and Sat.

Rebel Train: Partner's Lounge, Fri. and Sat.

Reindrop: Halo Bar, Sun.

Renegade: Wild Country, Fri. and Sat.

Revell: Alton Belle Riverboat Casino, Fri. and Sat.

Rhythm Rockers: JP's Corner Bar, Fri.

Ron Richard: Lagniappe's, Sat.

River City Blues: 1860's Hard Shell Cafe & Bar, Sun.

Anita Rosamond: Smitty's, Sat.; Failoni's, Thu.

Ross & Hunt & the Ground Floor Band: Molly's, Thu.; Beale on Broadway, Wed.

Running with Scissors: That One Place, Sat.

Leon Russell: Generations, Thu.

Oliver Sain Revue: BB's Jazz, Blues & Soups, Thu.

Sativa: Creepy Crawl, Wed.

Michael Schaerer Group: SqWires, Sat.

The Schwag: That One Place, Fri.

The Science: Blueberry Hill, Fri.

Tim Scott: Cheshire Pub, Wed. and Sun.; Lagniappe's, Fri.; Joanie's Pizzeria, Sat.

Sessions: BB's Jazz, Blues & Soups, Mon.

710: Country Club, Sat.

Billy Joe Shaver: Blueberry Hill, Mon.

Shed: Cicero's, Sat.

Side of Five: Baha Rock Club, Thu.

Singsations: George's Route 66, Tue.-Thu.

Jimmy Sinovich: Hodak's Restaurant, Mon. and Tue.

Slapdragon: Baha Rock Club, Sat.

Bennie Smith & Urban Blues Express: Broadway Oyster Bar, Thu.; Backstreet Jazz & Blues, Sat.

Smooth Brothers: Patrick's, Wed.

Smooth Project: Patrick's, Thu.

Solid Senders: Beale on Broadway, Tue.

Soul Reunion: 1860's Hard Shell Cafe & Bar, Thu.

Soulard Blues Band: Broadway Oyster Bar, Mon. and Fri.

Sound Lounge: Halo Bar, Sat.

Speakeasy: Rue 13, Wed.

John Spindler & Downtime: Main Street Jazz & Blues, Thu.

Dan Sproat: Concord Grill, Thu.

Paul Stephens: Borders Books & Music-Ballwin, Fri.

Dave Stone Trio: Mangia Italiano, Fri.; Delmar Restaurant & Lounge, Sun.

Marcell Strong & the Apostles: 1860's Hard Shell Cafe & Bar, Wed.; House of Rock, Tue.

Dennis Stroughmatt, Robert Russel & Morris Aroin: Focal Point, Wed.

Sugar's Daddys: Shot Heaven, Thu.

Swing Set: Broadway Oyster Bar, Sun.

Swirl: Riddle's Penultimate Cafe & Wine Bar, Sat.

Switchback: Focal Point, Fri.

Gary Sykes Group: Delmar Restaurant & Lounge, Sat.

Taylor-Young Band: Quincy's, Sun.

Tom Tele: Rumple's Pub, Wed. and Sun.

Jon Thomas & Friends: Delmar Restaurant & Lounge, Fri.; Robbie's Shrimp & BBQ Co., Sat.

Thunder Guppies: Trainwreck Saloon at Westport, Thu.

Toast: Parrot's Sports Bar & Grill, Fri.

Trixie Delight: Harrah's Stage Left Lounge, Fri.; Helen Fitzgerald's, Wed.

Bill Tucker Ensemble: Tiffany Rose, Nightly; Pierre's, Fri. and Sat.

Melvin Turnage Band: Molly's, Wed.; Beale on Broadway, Mon.; Ellie Forcella Italian Taproom, Fri.

Two Dick Bob: Pop's, Mon.

Typewriter Tim: Hi-Pointe, Fri.

UltraViolets: House of Rock, Thu.

Umphrey's McGee: Mississippi Nights, Sat.

Uncle Albert: Hammerstone's, Fri.; Porter's Steakhouse & Cigar Bar, Sat.

Vintage Vinyl Record Spin: Halo Bar, Thu.

Voodoo Blues: Hammerstone's, Sun.

Roger Wallace Band: Off Broadway, Wed.

Drew Weiss Trio: Ellie Forcella Italian Taproom, Sat.

Well Hungarians: Laurie's Place, Tue.; House of Rock, Wed.; Pop's, Thu.

Hugh Whalum: Chasers Lounge, Sat.

What About Bob: Hammerstone's, Tue.; Eisele's Sports Bar & Grill, Wed.

Larry Wilks: JP's Corner Bar, Wed.

Ptah Williams Trio: Riddle's Penultimate Cafe & Wine Bar, Wed.

Willie & the Bluecats: Beale on Broadway, Thu.

Tommy Womack Trio: Frederick's Music Lounge, Fri.

Luke Wrischnik: Neruda, Thu.

Yarn: Elmo's Sports Bar & Cafe, Sat.

Taylor Young Blues: Corner Bar, Sat.

Thurman Young/Casper: Quincy's, Sat.

Z Band: Generations, Fri. and Sat.

Zydeco Crawdaddies: Broadway Oyster Bar, Sat.

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