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Beastivities


Tuesday, August 10

Allen St Bar & Grill …Chilled Beats, DJs Scotty and Snackboy spin reggae, dub, downtempo, underground hip-hop and indie rock, every Tues, 10pm-3am

Broadway Joe’s …Open Mic Tuesday w/ Joe Childs and The Dirty Dozen, every Tues., 1030pm

Blu Lounge …DJ Two-Ten and DJ E-Rock spin all that is rock, 10pm, FREE

Club Infinity …The HYBRID FEST: Lazlo Hollyfeld, Mogwai, The Rapture, Sleeping Kings of Iona, & more, 4pm / Steel Train, Great Girls Blouse, Transonics, 7pm

Dock At The Bay …Boys Of Summer, 7pm

Mulligan’s Brick Bar …DJ College, every Tues, 10pm

Nietzsche’s  …Redheaded Stepchild, 9pm


Wednesday, August 11

Allen St Bar & Grill …DJ DR No aka Lazy G aka The New Dictator aka Dave G spins garage-soul punk rock & roll yo.

Alternative Brews …Pro Jam, every week, Chicago Jack & The Marvelous Heptones, 8pm

Blu Lounge …Trip Hop, Downtempo, & Dancehall featuring Paaj, Hippe, & special guests, 1030pm, FREE

Club Infinity …W.A.S.P., Darkling, Superpimp, 7pm

Club Marcella …Our Showgirls hosted by Ms. Fanta-See, 1030pm

Colored Musicians Club …Art Anderson Big Band, every Wed, 8-10pm

Coffee & …Open Mic and Tarot Readings, every Wed, 830-1130pm

Continental …GLAM FEST!: The Erotics, Crash Kelly, Pretty Suicide, The Voodoo Dollies, 8pm

Cozumel …Open mic w/ Michael Disanto, every Wed, 10pm

Crocodile Bar …Blues, Bikes, & BBQ: 8pm

Dock At The Bay …Bad Lands, 7pm

Frank’s ...Buffalo’s only hip hop weekly: Underground Hip Hop w/ Biz-e & MC Reginoff, special guests, 11pm, ladies FREE

E.B. Green’s …Jackie Jocko, every Wed, 6-10pm

Elmwood Lounge …Blankface, every Wed, 10pm

Evolution …Universal Grille, every Wed, 7pm

Heroes (Willliamsville) …Karaoke w/ Johnny Saffire, 9, FREE

Lafayette Tap Room …Pro Jam hosted by Dr. Z & Friends, every Wed, 9pm-1am Open Jam! Musicians welcome!

La Luna …E-Love & Don spin rock, brit-pop, indie, & new wave, 10pm

Merlin’s  …Jamie Moses Band, every fucking weak, 10pm

McGarret’s …Buffalo’s finest local groove bands and jam music, $2 Saranacs.

Mohawk Place …The Next Syphillis, Concubine Forming, The Snot Rockets, 9pm

Mulligan’s  …DJ Doug every Wednesday, 10pm

Nietzsche’s  …Fairmont, The Finals, Hesperus, Greenhouse, 8pm

Off The Wall …Transmission Indie: Indie Rock Wednesdays, 10pm-2am

Partner’s …Open Mic hosted by Dennis Reed. Drums, bass, & guitar amps provided, 10pm

Rendezvous …Now featuring FREE live music every Wed! This Week: EULIPION, free-jazz, 10pm

Tudor Lounge …Pamela Ryder’s Musicians Workshop, every Wed, 9pm


Thursday August 12

Blu Lounge …Freeform: Guest DJs (rock, hip hop, indie, house, drum n bass & more), 10pm

Club Marcella …Ladies Night Thursdays, drag kings & queens perform @ 930 & 1130pm

Comix Cafe …The Dueling Pianos, 8pm

Colored Musicians Club …Carol McLaughlin Band, every Thurs, 8-10pm

D’Arcy McGee’s …Kevin McCarthy, every Thurs after the Square, 8pm

Dock At The Bay …90 West, 7pm

Upstairs at the Continental …Retro Thursdays, 10pm

E.B. Green’s... Jackie Jocko & Joe Peters, every Thurs., 7-11pm

Groove …Warlock, Illmatic, & Spin play r&b & hip-hop, every Thurs, 10pm

Lafayette Tap Room …Pete Howard & Friends, 5pm / Mark Winsick Band, 830pm

McGarret’s  …The finest jazz-jam-funk bands every week, This Week: Uncle Joes Medecing Show, $2 pints of anything! 11pm

Merlin’s  …Hoaxium, Uncle Johns Band, 10pm

Mohawk Place …After The Square FREE show: Irving Klaws, Blood of Jupiter, 830pm

Nietzsche’s  …Buffalo Song Project presents: Cats on a Hot Tin Roof, 9pm

New World Record …DJ Zuk, soundscapes for the mind, every week 8-10pm

Opium Lounge … Depeche Mode vs. Kraftwerk: Back 2 the 80’s w/ DJ Mike Parker, vintage tunes, huge patio, 10pm

Pearl Street Brewery …Strictly Hip plays the music of the Tragically Hip, every week, 830pm

Roxy’s Green Room …Bassline Thursday with Soul Disciples (jazzy grooves, classic disco, house anthems, trip hop), 10pm (21+)

Third Room …DJs Chief and Chris (old school, new school, and underground hip hop), every Thurs, 10pm

Thursday At The Square …Vince Neil, Sanity, Last Days of Radio, 5pm

Tudor Lounge …Jony James every Thurs, 8pm, FREE


Friday, August 13

Blu Lounge …Ashey Knuckles, Biz-E, Your Mom, spin Trip/Hip-Hop, Soul, Funk, every Fri, 11pm

Anchor Bar …Jimmy Gomes and the Jazz Example, every Fri, 10pm

Club Infinity …Wide Mouth Mason, Dreamland, 7pm

Club Marcella …DJ Doogie (dance music) on the main floor; Joe the D (hip-hop, R&B) in the VIP room, 10pm

Comix Cafe …Terry White, beer-swilling dry humor at it’s best, w/ Vito D’Amico, call 835-HAHA

Continental …The Everyones, Seven Eyes Open, The King Left, Agent 99, 7pm

Dock At The Bay …Soul Providers, 7pm

E.B. Green’s…Jackie Jocko & Joe Peters, every Fri, 6-10pm

HSBC Arena …Women of Faith Conference, 7pm

Lafayette Tap Room …Harvey & The Hurricanes, 5pm / DR. Z, 930pm

Merlin’s  …The Missing Planes, My Last Letter, I Sing The Body Electric, 11pm

O Restaurant and Lounge …The Latin Jazz Project, 630-1030pm DJ Skoobie, every Fri, 11pm

Off The Wall …Rotating trip-hop, hip-hop, and abstrakt DJ’s. Come chill in Buffalo’s most unique retro-cafe-bar-restaurant-chill-space. DJ’s Zuk, Brandon Chase, Bridget, and more,  10pm

Opium Lounge …Latin Fridays: salsa, merengue, bachata, reggaton, 10pm-4am

Pearl Street Brewery …Scott Celani, every week, @ happy hour 530pm

Sapphire Lounge …Anal Pudding, Handsome Jack, Jimmy Siv, The Runabouts, 9pm

Shadow Lounge & Restaurant …Buffalo’s only piano bar & lounge featuring Lyn Cala & friends, 630-1030pm

Soundlab …Taurpis Tula, Kiyo Butai, 9pm

Sphere …70’s party!!, 10pm

Tudor Lounge …Dan Harper, The Designated Hitters, every Fri, 6pm, free

Voelker’s  …Bangerang, Middle Class, Dead Standards, 9pm

Xtreme Wheels …Battle Of The Bands, 5pm


Saturday, August 14

Blu Lounge …DJs Ma G, The Great Migration & Snackboy (beats, indie, hip hop), 11pm

Club Marcella …Cruzin Saturdays, live house trance techno with DJ Mighty Mic, 10pm

Comix Cafe …Terry White, beer-swilling dry humor at it’s best, w/ Vito D’Amico, call 835-HAHA

Continental …STEMM, South Of Nowhere, Displaced, Waiting For Never, 7pm

Dock At The Bay …Straight Up, 7pm

E.B. Green’s…Jackie Jocko & Joe Peters, every Sat, 7-11pm
Elmwood Lounge …Lance Diamond Show, every Sat, 11pm-3am

Groove …College Night (R&B, hip hop, reggae), 10pm, 18+

Lafayette Tap Room …Sean Costello, 930pm

Merlin’s  …Baby Seal Club, Roadhouse Gypsies, Handsome Jack, 11pm

Mohawk Place …Nuke & The Living Dead, Against All Authority

Mulligan’s Brick Bar …DJ College, every Sat, 10pm

Nietzsche’s  …The Juliet Dagger, Last Days of Radio, Against All Hope, 9pm

O Restaurant and Lounge …David Kane Quartet, every Sat, 7-10pm, FREE

Off The Wall …Rotating trip-hop, hip-hop, and abstrakt DJ’s. Come chill in Buffalo’s most unique retro-cafe-bar-restaurant-chill-space. DJ’s Zuk, Brandon Chase, and more, 10pm

Rendezvous …Jubei, Kei, & Spectre, midnight

Shadow Lounge & Restaurant …Buffalo’s only piano bar & lounge featuring Joe the Carnival Clown & friends, 700-10pm

Sphere …DJ Charles Masters in Buffalo’s biggest club, free admission from 11pm-midnight

Tudor Lounge …Any December, Hanabi, Nancy & The Wintersleepers, 10pm

Utopia …Sexy Saturdays w/ Jon Boesche, 9pm

Xtreme Wheels …The Skeptix, The Neon Maniacs, Pisswhores, Klix, 4pm


Sunday, August 15

Broadway Joe’s …Tribute to Dave Matthews, 1030pm

Iberia …Neon Scene, Britpop w/ Aaron & Mike, every Sun, 9m

Club Marcella …“Life’s a Drag” hosted by Miss Understood w/ DJ Frankie, every Sun, 1130pm &

1:30am

Crocodile Bar …Strictly Hip plays the music of Tragically Hip, 10pm

Dock At The Bay …Kate Engler, 6pm

Merlin’s …Open mic, every Sun, 10pm

Mohawk Place …Texas Terry, Mic Harrison

Nietzsche’s  …The Allen St. Jazz Band, FREE, 730pm

Rendezvous …BACK 2 THE GRILL: A Baby Steps Hip Hop Presentation, 10pm

Sphere …SPARTA, porcelain tour, 7pm

Tudor Lounge ...The Jony James Band, every Sun, 7pm, FREE

Xtreme Wheels …Minuet, Apology, Guilt Like Gravity, Wings of  Azrael, 5pm, All ages


Monday, August 16

Broadway Joe’s … 210 & Then Presents: International Indie Bands, 930pm

Dock At The Bay …Be Bops, 7pm

Elmwood Lounge …Clopex plays every Mon, 930pm

McGarret’s  …Lazlo Hollyfeld plays 2 sets, every Mon, Buffalo’s hottest Mon night!, 10pm, FREE

Mohawk Place …Vivisick (Japanese thrash heroes), Jacked Up Zeros, Still X Ill, Bitterness, 6pm

Nietzsche's …Songwriter Showcase, 830pm / Open Mike w/ Michael Meldrum, 1030pm, FREE

Xtreme Wheels …Demob, Cranked Up, Bangerang, Switch 86, 5pm, all ages


Tuesday, August 17

Allen St Bar & Grill …Chilled Beats, Scotty and Snackboy spin, dub, downtempo, underground hip-hop, every Tues, 10pm-3am

Broadway Joe’s …Open Mic w/ Joe Childs and The Dirty Dozen, every Tues, 1030pm

Blu Lounge …DJ Two-Ten and DJ E-Rock spin all that is rock, 10pm, FREE

Club Infinity …AJ Croce, Junction Five, 7pm

Comix Cafe …BUFFALO’S LAST COMIC STANDING CHAMPIONSHIP, call 835-HAHA

Dock At The Bay …Boys Of Summer, 7pm

Mulligan’s Brick Bar …DJ Fritz, every Tues, 10pm

Ya Ya’s … Fat Tuesday EVERY Tuesday! LeeRon Zydeco & the Hot Tamales, Buffalo’s finest oyster bar, every Tues, 6-9pm


Wednesday, August 18

Allen St Bar & Grill …DJ DR No aka Lazy G aka The New Dictator aka Dave G spins garage-soul punk rock & roll yo.

Alternative Brews …Pro Jam, every week, Chicago Jack & The Marvelous Heptones, 8pm

Blu Lounge …Trip Hop, Downtempo, & Dancehall featuring Paaj, Hippe, & special guests, 1030pm, FREE

Club Infinity …Lamb of God, 7pm

Club Marcella …Our Showgirls hosted by Ms. Fanta-See, 1030pm

Colored Musicians Club …Art Anderson Big Band, every Wed, 8-10pm

Coffee & …Open Mic and Tarot Readings, every Wed, 830-1130pm

Cozumel …Open mic w/ Michael Disanto, every Wed, 10pm

Crocodile Bar …Blues, Bikes, & BBQ: 8pm

Dock At The Bay …Forgotten Dreams, 7pm

Frank’s ...Buffalo’s only hip hop weekly: Underground Hip Hop w/ Biz-e & MC Reginoff, special guests, 11pm, ladies FREE

E.B. Green’s …Jackie Jocko, every Wed, 6-10pm

Elmwood Lounge …Blankface, every Wed, 10pm

Evolution …Universal Grille, every Wed, 7pm

Heroes (Willliamsville) …Karaoke w/ Johnny Saffire, 9, FREE

Lafayette Tap Room …Pro Jam hosted by Dr. Z & Friends, every Wed, 9pm-1am Open Jam! Musicians welcome!

La Luna …E-Love & Don spin rock, brit-pop, indie, & new wave, 10pm

Merlin’s  …Jamie Moses Band, every fucking weak, 10pm

McGarret’s …Buffalo’s finest local groove bands and jam music, $2 Saranacs. 11pm 

Mohawk Place …Alex Lynn, The Perfect Tragedy, Penetrating Green

Mulligan’s  …DJ Doug every Wednesday, 10pm

Nietzsche’s  …The Ronin King, The Exit Strategy, La Cacahouette, Trailer Park Tornados, 8pm

Off The Wall …Transmission Indie: Indie Rock Wednesdays, 10pm-2am

Partner’s …Open Mic hosted by Dennis Reed. Drums, bass, & guitar amps provided, 10pm

Rendezvous …Now featuring FREE live music every Wed! This Week: TRUE BLUE, r&b funk and soul 10pm

Tudor Lounge …Pamela Ryder’s Musicians Workshop, every Wed, 9pm



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