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Unless otherwise noted, all shows are free of charge.

MONDAY, 10/17

  • Colored Shadows continue their residency at Spaceland. The doors open at 8pm and the show begins at 9pm. Call (323) 661-4380.
  • John Marx & the Blues Patrol take the stage at Cozy's Bar & Grill. For info, call (818) 986-6000.
  • Thom Rotella’s Jazz Quartet play at Hal's Bar & Grill at 9pm. Call (310) 396-3105 for more information.
  • Lavender Diamond continue their October residency at the echo. The show starts at 8:30pm. For details, call (213) 413-8200.
  • The Words take the stage at the Silverlake Lounge at 11pm. Call (323) 666-2407.

TUESDAY, 10/18

  • Trumpeter Elliott Caine and pianist Sergey Kyosayan play at Revo Cafe in Glendale at 8 pm. For details, call (818) 549-0809.
  • Listen to traditional Irish music at Finn McCool’s Irish Bar & Restaurant. Call (310) 452-1734.
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  • Dub Club play echodelic sounds of roots, rocksteady, ska, dub, dancehall, and reggae at the echo at 9pm. The show is free before 10pm. Call (213) 413-8200.
  • Tina Stevens plays The Kibitz Room at 9pm. For details, call (323) 651-2030.


  • Catch live Latin music from local artists every Thursday at Zona Rosa Caffe at 8:30pm. Call (626) 793-2334.
  • Akbar's Dirty Dirty House Club features house grooves from DJ Tony Powell. Doors open at 9pm; admission is free before 10pm. Call (323) 665-6810.

FRIDAY, 10/21