Music & Comedy



Thursday, July 31

Battle of the Bands XI — Feat. Desert Train, Fort Wayne Funk Orchestra, Plaxton and the Void, James and the Drifters at Columbia Street West, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., $5, 422-5055

Dan Smyth and Phil Potts — Variety at Wet Spot, Decatur, 8:30-11:30 p.m., no cover, 728-9031

Elephants in Mud — Ska/variety at Phoenix, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., no cover, 387-6571

G-Money & Fabulous Rhythm — Blues at El Azteca, Fort Wayne, 7:30-10:30 p.m., no cover, 482-2172

Hubie Ashcraft — Acoustic at Checkerz, Fort Wayne, 7:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 489-0286

Jason Paul — Acoustic variety at Beamer's, Fort Wayne, 7-9 p.m., no cover, 625-1002

Jeff McDonald — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 489-2524

Joe Justice — Variety at Georgetown Farmer's Market, Fort Wayne, 4-7 p.m., free, 749-0461

John Evans w/Nate Weatherup — Comedy at Snickerz, Fort Wayne, 7:30 p.m., $8, 486-0216

Ken Jehle — Guitar at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 6:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 426-3442

Open Mic Night — Hosted by Mike Conley at Mad Anthony Brewing Company, Fort Wayne, 8:30-11 p.m., no cover, 426-2537

Open Stage Jam — Hosted by Pop'nFresh at Office Tavern, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 478-5827

Pop'n'Fresh — Blues/rock at Lunch on the Square, One Summit Square, Fort Wayne, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., no cover, 420-3266

Trapt w/Veer Union, Arcane Saints, Letters from the Fire — Rock at Piere's, Fort Wayne, 7:30 p.m., $10 adv., $13 d.o.s., 486-1979

Friday, August 1

2 Headed Chicken — Variety at Phoenix, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., no cover, 387-6571

Apollo Talent Night — Music/rap/comedy at Tycoon's, Fort Wayne, 409-4000, $5, 409-4000

Breaking Tradition — Country at Club Paradise, Angola, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., $5, 833-7082

Brock Grime — Variety at Deer Park, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 432-8966

Dallas & Doug Show — Variety at Country Heritage Winery, Laotto, 5 p.m., no cover, 637-2980

Dee Bees — Variety at Acme, Fort Wayne, 9-11 p.m., no cover, 480-2264

Freak Brothers — Funk at Dekalb Outdoor Theatre, Auburn, 7:30 p.m., free, 925-2997

Joe Justice — Variety at Mulligan's, Angola, 7-11 p.m., no cover, 833-8899

John Evans w/Nate Weatherup — Comedy at Snickerz, Fort Wayne, 7:30 & 9:45 p.m., $9.50, 486-0216

Julie Hadaway — Variety at Venice, Fort Wayne, 6:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 482-1618

Mikael & Taylour — Variety at Checkerz, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 489-0286

Mike Conley — Variety at Don Hall's Triangle Park, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 482-4342

Pop'n'Fresh — Blues/rock at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 489-2524

Sum Morz — Rock at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., no cover, 483-5526

Todd Harrold Band — R&B/blues at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 426-3442

Urban Legend — R&B/variety at Courtyard Fountain, Jefferson Point, Fort Wayne, 6:30-8:30 p.m., free, 459-1160

Zion Lion w/U.R.B. — Reggae/rock at Botanical Conservatory, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m., $6, 12 and under free, 427-6440

Saturday, August 2

Bekah Bradley Band, Casket Sharp, Sunny Taylor Band — Rock the Plaza at Main Library Plaza, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, 6-10 p.m., free, 421-1200

Dan Smyth Trio — Variety at Mad Anthony Tap Room, Auburn, 8-11 p.m., no cover, 927-0500

Diamond: A Solitary Tribute feat. Brent A. Cooper — Neil Diamond Tribute at Timber Ridge Golf Course, Bluffton, 6-10 p.m., $30, includes dinner, 824-2728

Eric Clancy Trio — Jazz at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 426-3442

Fever Fever w/Abandon Kansas — Rock at Two EE's Winery, Roanoke, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 415-3500

J Taylors — Variety at Blue Lake Campground, Churubusco, 8 p.m., $5, 693-2265

Jim Barron — Comedy/illusion at Waterloo United Methodist Church, Waterloo, 1 p.m., free, 837-6441

Joe Five — Rock at Alley Sports Bar, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 483-4421

John Evans w/Nate Weatherup — Comedy at Snickerz, Fort Wayne, 7:30 & 9:45 p.m., $9.50, 486-0216

Miles High — Rock/funk at Club Paradise, Angola, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., $5, 833-7082

Pink Droyd w/Marneé — Pink Floyd tribute at Sweetwater Sound, Fort Wayne, 7 p.m., $10 adv. $15 d.o.s., 432-8176

Pop'n'Fresh — Blues/rock at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 489-2524

Shelly Dixon & Jeff McRae — Variety at Green Frog, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 426-1088

Start Me Up w/Miles High, Brandon Wilson, Jay Speck, Kiley Gingerich — Rolling Stones Tribute at Dekalb Outdoor Theatre, Auburn, 5 p.m., free, 925-2997

Todd Harrold Band — R&B/blues at O'Sullivan's, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 422-5896

Unlikely Alibi — Funk at Phoenix, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., $5, 387-6571

Yellow Dead Bettys — Rock at Hamilton House, Hamilton, 5-9 p.m., no cover, 488-3344

Sunday, August 3

Darrow Chemical Company w/Lurking Corpses, Atom Age Vampire — Punk at Berlin, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $6, 739-5671

Farmland Jazz Band — Jazz at Phoenix, Fort Wayne, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., no cover, 387-6571

Yesterday's Headtrip — Variety at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 483-5526

Monday, August 4

David Wolfe — Acoustic at Deer Park, Fort Wayne, 6:30-8 p.m., no cover, 432-8966

Open Jam — Hosted by G-Money & Fabulous Rhythm at Dash-In, Fort Wayne, 8-10 p.m., no cover, 423-3595

Tuesday, August 5

Blind Faith Project — Live rehersal at Phoenix, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., no cover, 387-6571

Chris Worth — Variety at Club Paradise, Angola, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 833-7082

The Fierce Invalids — Acoustic blues at Corner Pocket, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 492-7665

KT & the Swingset Quartet — Blues at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., no cover, 483-5526

Open Mic — Hosted by Dan Smyth at O'Reilly's, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 267-9679

Wednesday, August 6

Bluebird Revival w/Adam Strack — Variety at Headwaters Park, Fort Wayne, 5-9 p.m., free, 424-4358

Chagrin Comedy — Comedy at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., no cover, 483-5526

Dan Smyth — Acoustic at JK O'Donnell's, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 420-5563

Hubie Ashcraft — Acoustic at Red Rok, Fort Wayne, 6-9 p.m., no cover, 755-6745

Julie Hadaway — Acoustic at Acme, Fort Wayne, 8-10 p.m., no cover, 480-2264

Mike Conley — Variety at Pint & Slice, Angola, 6-9 p.m., no cover, 319-4022

Open Mic Jam — Variety at Phoenix, Fort Wayne, 8-11 p.m., no cover, 387-6571

Randy Watson — Variety at Deer Park, Fort Wayne, 6:30-8 p.m., no cover, 432-8966

Sham Man — Variety at Club Paradise, Angola, 7 p.m., no cover, 833-7082

Skip Calvin — Variety at Deer Park, Fort Wayne, 6:30-8 p.m., no cover, 432-8966

Thursday, August 7

Brad Tassell w/Jamie Utley — Comedy at Snickerz, Fort Wayne, 7:30 p.m., $8, 486-0216

Chris Worth & Company — R&B/variety at AJ's, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 434-1980

Djypsters — Acoustic swing at Phoenix, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., no cover, 387-6571

GFC Comedy feat. Tim McLaughlin & Austin Reel — Comedy at 4D's, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m., no cover, 490-6488

J Taylors — Variety at Don Hall's Triangle Park, Fort Wayne, 7-9 p.m., no cover, 482-4342

Jason Paul — Variety at Checkerz, Fort Wayne, 7:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 489-0286

Jeff McDonald — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 489-2524

Joe Justice — Variety at Adams Lake Pub, Wolcottville, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 854-3463

Michael Patterson — Acoustic at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 6:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 426-3442

Open Mic Night — Hosted by Mike Conley at Mad Anthony Brewing Company, Fort Wayne, 8:30-11 p.m., no cover, 426-2537

Open Stage Jam — Hosted by Pop'nFresh at Office Tavern, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 478-5827

Vaudeville Revival — Open talent night at Game Quest, Fort Wayne, 6-8 p.m., no cover, 482-4983

Friday, August 8

2 Before Noon — Jazz/pop at Dash-In, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., no cover, 423-3595

Brad Tassell w/Jamie Utley — Comedy at Snickerz, Fort Wayne, 7:30 & 9:45 p.m., $9.50, 486-0216

Chelsea Erickson & John Forbing — Acoustic at Columbia Street West, Fort Wayne, 5 p.m., no cover, 422-5055

Choice Band — Variety at Dekalb Outdoor Theatre, Auburn, 7:30 p.m., free, 925-2997

Chris Worth & Company — R&B/variety at Arena, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 557-1563

Dan Smyth Trio — Variety at Spike's, Warsaw, 8:30 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 574-372-3224

The Eddie Haskill Project — Variety at Deer Park, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 432-8966

Fort Wayne Children's Choir — Choral at Foellinger Theatre, Fort Wayne, 7:30 p.m., free, 427-6715

Fort Wayne Children's Choir w/Ames Children's Choir — Choral at Rhinehart Music Center, IPFW, Fort Wayne, 4 p.m., free, 481-6555

Good Night Gracie — Variety at Phoenix, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., $4, 387-6571

Here Come the Mummies — Rock at Piere's, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $18 adv., $21 d.o.s., 486-1979

Hubie Ashcraft & Travis Gow — Country at Checkerz, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 489-0286

J Taylors — Variety at Dave's Lake Shack, Fremont, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 833-2582

Joe Justice — Variety at Country Heritage Winery, Laotto, 5-8 p.m., no cover, 637-2980

Joel Young Band — Country/variety at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., no cover, 483-5526

John Németh w/Todd Harrold Trio — Blues rock at Botanical Conservatory, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m., $6, 12 and under free, 427-6440

Josh Gilbert & Josh Doyle — Acoustic at Cupbearer Cafe, Auburn, 7-9 p.m., no cover, 570-8184

Mike Conley — Variety at Don Hall's Triangle Park, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 482-4342

Phil Schurger's Sun Gate feat. Fareed Haque — Grateful Dead tribute/progressive at CS3, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $10, 456-7005

Ronnie Stiles & Company — Blues/jazz at Venice, Fort Wayne, 6:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 482-1618

Shannon Persinger Quartet — Jazz/variety at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 426-3442

Sunny Taylor — Acoustic at Acme, Fort Wayne, 9-11 p.m., no cover, 480-2264

Trace Adkins w/Aaron Lewis, Jana Kramer, Drake White, Michael Ray, Hubie Ashcraft and the Drive — Country at Headwaters Park, Fort Wayne, 5 p.m., $20-$75, 755-3465

Ty Causey — R&B/variety at Courtyard Fountain, Jefferson Point, Fort Wayne, 6:30-8:30 p.m., free, 459-1160

Saturday, August 9

Big Dick and the Penetrators — Classic rock at Hamilton House, Hamilton, 5-9 p.m., no cover, 488-3344

Brad Tassell w/Jamie Utley — Comedy at Snickerz, Fort Wayne, 7:30 & 9:45 p.m., $9.50, 486-0216

Dan Smyth Trio — Variety at Lake George Retreat, Fremont, 8-11 p.m., no cover, 833-2266

FBC — Rock at Foellinger Theatre, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., free, 427-6715

James and the Drifters — CD release party at Columbia Street West, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m., $5, 422-5055

Jamie Simon and Eric Clancy Trio — Jazz at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 426-3442

Joe Justice — Variety at Mad Anthony Lakeview Ale House, Angola, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 833-2537

Joel Young Band, ButtonHead, Infantry of Noise, Cougar Hunter — Rock the Plaza at Main Library Plaza, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, 6-10 p.m., free, 421-1200

Juke Joint Jive — Classic rock/funk at The Post, Pierceton, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m., $5, 574-594-3010

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Checkerz, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., no cover, 489-0286

The King of Diamonds feat. Brent A. Cooper — Elvis/Neil Diamond tribute at Bridge Community Church, Decatur, 6-8:30 p.m., $10, 724-7247

Lady and the Trampz — Variety at Riverview, Decatur, 10 p.m., no cover, 724-3500

Little Big Band — Variety at Dekalb Outdoor Theatre, Auburn, 7:30 p.m., free, 925-2997

Schrock Family w/Living Stones — Contemporary Christian at Cupbearer Cafe, Auburn, 7-9 p.m., no cover, 570-8184

Todd Harrold Band — R&B/blues at American Legion Post 148, Fort Wayne, 7:30-10:30 p.m., no cover, 423 4751

West Central Quartet — Jazz at Phoenix, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m., no cover, 387-6571

Monday, August 11

Cathy Serrano — Acoustic at Deer Park, Fort Wayne, 6:30-8 p.m., no cover, 432-8966

Open Jam — Hosted by G-Money & Fabulous Rhythm at Dash-In, Fort Wayne, 8-10 p.m., no cover, 423-3595

Tuesday, August 12

Chris Worth — Variety at Club Paradise, Angola, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 833-7082

Fort Wayne Area Community Band — Variety at Foellinger Theatre, Fort Wayne, 7:30 p.m., free, 427-6715

KT & the Swingset Quartet — Blues at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., no cover, 483-5526

Open Mic — Hosted by Dan Smyth at O'Reilly's, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 267-9679

Wednesday, August 13

Bulldogs — Rock n' roll at Indian Trails Park, Fort Wayne, 7-9 p.m., free, 493-2590

Chagrin Comedy — Comedy at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., no cover, 483-5526

Chris Worth — Variety at Acme, Fort Wayne, 8-10 p.m., no cover, 480-2264

Douglas Street — Acoustic at Red Rok, Fort Wayne, 6-9 p.m., no cover, 755-6745

Mike Conley — Variety at Pint & Slice, Angola, 6-9 p.m., no cover, 319-4022

Thursday, August 14

Chris Worth — Variety at Toad's Tavern, Monroeville, 8-11 p.m., no cover, 623-6226

Jason Paul — Variety at Checkerz, Fort Wayne, 7:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 489-0286

Jeff McDonald — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 489-2524

Kenny Taylor — Acoustic at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 6:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 426-3442

Open Mic Night — Hosted by Mike Conley at Mad Anthony Brewing Company, Fort Wayne, 8:30-11 p.m., no cover, 426-2537

Open Stage Jam — Hosted by Pop'nFresh at Office Tavern, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 478-5827

Friday, August 15

Bekah Bradley — Acoustic at Columbia Street West, Fort Wayne, 5 p.m., no cover, 422-5055

Dan Smyth Sax Band — Variety at Corner Pocket, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 492-7665

Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas w/Trackless — Indie/soul at Botanical Conservatory, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m., $6, 12 and under free, 427-6440

John Seculoff — Acoustic at Acme, Fort Wayne, 9-11 p.m., no cover, 480-2264

Juke Joint Jive — Classic rock/funk at Phoenix, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., $2, 387-6571

Loudmouth Soup — Variety at Courtyard Fountain, Jefferson Point, Fort Wayne, 6:30-8:30 p.m., free, 459-1160

Mike Conley — Variety at Don Hall's Triangle Park, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 482-4342

North Country Flyers — Country at Country Heritage Winery and Vineyard, LaOtto, 5 p.m., no cover, 637-2980

PrimeTime — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 489-2524

Shannon Persinger — Jazz/variety at Venice, Fort Wayne, 6:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 482-1618

Shelly Dixon & Jeff McRae — Variety at Checkerz, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 489-0286

Strangled Darlings — Indie/folk at North Anthony Wooden Nickel, Fort Wayne, 6 p.m., free, 484-3635

Todd Harrold Band — R&B/blues at Downtown Eatery, Warsaw, 10 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 574-267-6000

Wailhounds — Rock at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., no cover, 483-5526

West Central Quartet — Jazz at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 426-3442

Saturday, August 16

Cadillac Ranch — Classic rock at Hamilton House, Hamilton, 5-9 p.m., no cover, 488-3344

Chris Worth & Company — R&B/variety at Jimmy's on James, Angola, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 833-9676

Dan Smyth Trio — Variety at Legends, Huntington, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., no cover, 359-0610

Fort Wayne Funk Orchestra — Funk at Columbia Street West, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m., $5, 422-5055

Golden Memories — Oldies at Dekalb Outdoor Theatre, Auburn, 6 p.m., free, 925-2997

Heartland Jazz Quintet — Big band/jazz at Parkview Regional Medical Center Campus, Fort Wayne, 5 p.m., free, 436-8080

Jack Rocks — Classic rock at Tri Lakes Tavern, Columbia City, 1 p.m., no cover, 691-0015

Jeanne Robertson — Comedy at Honeywell Center, Wabash, 7:30 p.m., $18-$35, 563-1102

PrimeTime — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 489-2524

Seattle Rain, Trackless, Hip-O-Fonic — Rock the Plaza at Main Library Plaza, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, 6-10 p.m., free, 421-1200

Styx — Rock/pop at Foellinger Theatre, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $39-$99, 427-6715

Todd Harrold — R&B/blues at Phoenix, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., cover, 387-6571

Sunday, August 17

Dick Hyman — Jazz at Honeywell Center, Wabash, 3 p.m., free (ticket required), 563-1102

Dustin Lynch w/Trick Pony, John King, Hubie Ashcraft and the Drive — Country at Kosciusko County Fairgrounds, Warsaw, 4 p.m., $15, 574-267-8041

Heartland Jazz Quintet — Big band/jazz at Parkview Regional Medical Center Campus, Fort Wayne, 2:30 p.m., free, 436-8080

Memories of the King feat. Brent A. Cooper — Elvis Tribute at North Highlands Church of Christ, Fort Wayne, 4-6 p.m., no cover, 424-5501

Yesterday's Headtrip — Variety at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 483-5526

Monday, August 18

Open Jam — Hosted by G-Money & Fabulous Rhythm at Dash-In, Fort Wayne, 8-10 p.m., no cover, 423-3595

Tuesday, August 19

Chris Worth — Variety at Club Paradise, Angola, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 833-7082

The Fierce Invalids — Acoustic blues at Corner Pocket, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 492-7655

KT & the Swingset Quartet — Blues at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., no cover, 483-5526

Open Mic — Hosted by Dan Smyth at O'Reilly's, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 267-9679

Wednesday, August 20

Dan Dickerson's Harp Condition — Variety at Red Rok, Fort Wayne, 6-9 p.m., no cover, 755-6745

Fred Rothert — Variety at Acme, Fort Wayne, 8-10 p.m., no cover, 480-2264

J Taylors — Variety at Indian Trails Park, Fort Wayne, 7-9 p.m., free, 427-6000

MC Frontalot w/Dr. Awkward, Corn Mo, Sankofa — Rap at CS3, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $10, 456-7005

Mike Conley — Variety at Pint & Slice, Angola, 6-9 p.m., no cover, 319-4022

Skip Calvin — Variety at Deer Park, Fort Wayne, 6:30-8 p.m., no cover, 432-8966

Thursday, August 21

Chris Worth & Company — R&B/variety at AJ's, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 434-1980

Dan Smyth — Acoustic at Lake George Retreat, Fremont, 8-11 p.m., no cover, 833-2266

Jeff McDonald — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 489-2524

Kenny Bergle — Acoustic at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 6:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 426-3442

MicKenson Road — Christian at Dekalb Outdoor Theatre, Auburn, 5:30 p.m., free, 925-2997

Open Mic Night — Hosted by Mike Conley at Mad Anthony Brewing Company, Fort Wayne, 8:30-11 p.m., no cover, 426-2537

Open Stage Jam — Hosted by Pop'nFresh at Office Tavern, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 478-5827

Vaudeville Revival — Open talent night at Game Quest, Fort Wayne, 6-8 p.m., no cover, 482-4983

Friday, August 22

BC Fuzzz — Pop/funk at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 426-3442

Brother — Rock at Checkerz, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., no cover, 489-0286

Chris Worth — Variety at Club Paradise, Angola, 8-11 p.m., no cover, 833-7082

Doug Hartle — Variety at Venice, Fort Wayne, 6:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 482-1618

Dueling Keyboard Boys (Paul & Brian) — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 489-2524

Fred Rothert — Acoustic at Columbia Street West, Fort Wayne, 5 p.m., no cover, 422-5055

Good Night Gracie w/Fort Wayne Civic Theatre — Variety at Georgetown Library, Fort Wayne, 6:30 p.m., free, 749-0461

Heartland and the Heartland Jazz Orchestra — Big band/jazz at Dekalb Outdoor Theatre, Auburn, 7:30 p.m., $10, 925-2997

Julie Hadaway — Acoustic at Acme, Fort Wayne, 9-11 p.m., no cover, 480-2264

Junk Yard Band — Rock at Foellinger Theatre, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $5, 427-6715

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Piere's, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., $5, 486-1979

Mike Conley — Variety at Don Hall's Triangle Park, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 482-4342

Moody Blues — Rock at Embassy Theatre, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $40-$90.50 thru box office and Ticketmaster, 424-5665

New Millenium Jazz Orchestra — Jazz/variety at Courtyard Fountain, Jefferson Point, Fort Wayne, 6:30-8:30 p.m., free, 459-1160

Orgone w/Fort Wayne Funk Orchestra — Funk at Botanical Conservatory, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m., $6, 12 and under free, 427-6440

Todd Harrold Band — R&B/blues at Dash-In, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 423-3595

Yellow Dead Bettys — Rock at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., no cover, 483-5526

Saturday, August 23

2 Before Noon — Jazz/pop at Barr Street Market, Fort Wayne, 9 a.m., free, 424-4358

Big Dick and the Penetrators — Classic rock at Hamilton House, Hamilton, 5-9 p.m., no cover, 488-3344

Brother — Rock at Checkerz, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., no cover, 489-0286

Bulldogs — Rock n' roll at Angola Park, Angola, 7-9:30 p.m., free, 665-1588

Chris Worth & Company — R&B/variety at 4D's, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 490-6488

Dan Smyth Trio — Variety at Downtown Eatery, Warsaw, 10 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 574-267-6000

Dave Latchaw Trio — Jazz/fusion at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 426-3442

Dirty Bourbon River Show — Gypsy rock at Philmore, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m., $12, 745-1000

Dueling Keyboard Boys (Paul & Brian) — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 489-2524

Fear Not w/Matt & Jason Band, B-List Boys, Live 4:1, The Jondo Trio, Regeneration — Christian at Dekalb Outdoor Theatre, Auburn, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., free, $5 after 5 p.m., 925-2997

J Taylors — Variety at Wood's Too, Hudson, 8-11 p.m., no cover, 351-2967

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Vinnie's, Decatur, 10 p.m., $5, 729-2225

Lady and the Trampz — Variety at Eagles Post 823, Huntington, 9:30 p.m., no cover, 356-7048

Mavis Staples — Blues at Foellinger Theatre, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $20-$35, 427-6715

Night to Remember — Variety at Columbia Street West, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m., $5, 422-5055

Swing Time — at Army Navy Club, Fort Wayne, 7 p.m., ,

Todd Harrold Band — R&B/blues at Spikes, Warsaw, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 574-372-3224

Yellow Dead Bettys, Mike Conley & Jane Heald, The Harp Condition, Quincy & the Q-tet — Rock the Plaza at Main Library Plaza, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, 6-10 p.m., free, 421-1200

Sunday, August 24

Heartland and the Heartland Jazz Orchestra — Big band/jazz at Foellinger Theatre, Fort Wayne, 4 p.m., $5, 427-6715

Midnight w/Wastelander, Lurking Corpses, Sh**f***er — Metal at Brass Rail, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., $8, 267-5303

West Central Quartet — Jazz at Phoenix, Fort Wayne, 11 a.m., no cover, 387-6571

Yesterday's Headtrip — Variety at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 483-5526

Monday, August 25

Open Jam — Hosted by G-Money & Fabulous Rhythm at Dash-In, Fort Wayne, 8-10 p.m., no cover, 423-3595

Wednesday, August 27

Chris Worth — Variety at Acme, Fort Wayne, 8-10 p.m., no cover, 480-2264

Mike Conley — Variety at Pint & Slice, Angola, 6-9 p.m., no cover, 319-4022

Steely Jim — Variety at Red Rok, Fort Wayne, 6-9 p.m., no cover, 755-6745

Thursday, August 28

Adam Strack — Acoustic at Checkerz, Fort Wayne, 7:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 489-0286

Alicia Pyle and Alan Parr — Variety at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 6:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 426-3442

Jeff McDonald — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 489-2524

Open Mic Night — Hosted by Mike Conley at Mad Anthony Brewing Company, Fort Wayne, 8:30-11 p.m., no cover, 426-2537

Open Stage Jam — Hosted by Pop'nFresh at Office Tavern, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 478-5827

Friday, August 29

Chris Worth & Company — R&B/variety at Arena, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 557-1563

Dan Smyth Trio — Variety at Country Heritage Winery, Laotto, 5-8 p.m., no cover, 637-2980

Expanding Man — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 489-2524

Grateful Groove — Grateful Dead tribute at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., no cover, 483-5526

Larry Ford Trio — Jazz at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 426-3442

Mark Garr — Acoustic rock at Friendly Fox, Fort Wayne, 6:30 p.m., no cover, 745-3369

Mike Conley — Variety at Don Hall's Triangle Park, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 482-4342

Nikki Hill w/Swick & Jones — Blues at Botanical Conservatory, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m., $6, 12 and under free, 427-6440

Over Easy — Variety at Venice, Fort Wayne, 6:30-9:30 p.m., no cover, 482-1618

Rosemary Gates — Rock at Courtyard Fountain, Jefferson Point, Fort Wayne, 6:30-8:30 p.m., free, 459-1160

Todd Harrold Band — R&B/blues at American Legion Post 148, Fort Wayne, 7:30-10:30 p.m., no cover, 423-4751

Saturday, August 30

Bulldogs — Rock n' roll at Cold Springs Resort, Hamilton, 8 p.m.-12 a.m., cover, 488-2920

Expanding Man — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 489-2524

Grateful Groove, Pink Droyd — Rock the Plaza at Main Library Plaza, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, 6-10 p.m., free, 421-1200

Holbrook Brothers — Variety at Hamilton House, Hamilton, 5-9 p.m., no cover, 488-3344

Lady and the Trampz — Variety at Traxside, Garrett, 10 p.m., no cover, 357-4287

Todd Harrold Band — R&B/blues at Club Soda, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 426-3442

Sunday, August 31

Chris Worth & Company — R&B/variety at Jimmy's on James, Angola, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 833-9676

Rodney Carrington — Comedy at Honeywell Center, Wabash, 7:30 p.m., $34-$75, 563-1102

Yesterday's Headtrip — Variety at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 483-5526

Wednesday, September 3

Beach Boys — Surf rock at Foellinger Theatre, Fort Wayne, 7:30 p.m., $39-$99, 427-6715

Thursday, September 4

Dan Smyth and Phil Potts — Variety at Wet Spot, Decatur, 8:30-11:30 p.m., no cover, 728-9031

Jeff McDonald — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 489-2524

Open Mic Night — Hosted by Mike Conley at Mad Anthony Brewing Company, Fort Wayne, 8:30-11 p.m., no cover, 426-2537

Open Stage Jam — Hosted by Pop'nFresh at Office Tavern, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 478-5827

Vaudeville Revival — Open talent night at Game Quest, Fort Wayne, 6-8 p.m., no cover, 482-4983

Friday, September 5

Beach Boys — Pop at Honeywell Center, Wabash, 7:30 p.m., sold out, 563-1102

Bulldogs — Rock n' roll at Roanoke Fall Festival, Roanoke, 8-10:30 p.m., free, 672-2265

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Martin's, Garrett, 10:30 p.m., no cover, 357-4290

Todd Harrold Band — R&B/blues at Courtyard Fountain, Jefferson Point, Fort Wayne, 6:30-8:30 p.m., free, 459-1160

Saturday, September 6

Big Daddy Dupree and the Broke & Hungry Blues Band — Blues at Ride To Remember 911, Milford, 6 p.m., $10, 574-536-3403

Dan Smyth Trio — Variety at Lake George Retreat, Fremont, 8-11 p.m., no cover, 833-2266

FM90 — Rock at Piggy's, Angola, 9 p.m., no cover, 665-7550

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Martin's, Garrett, 10:30 p.m., no cover, 357-4290

Martina McBride — Country at Honeywell Center, Wabash, 7:30 p.m., $45-$125, 563-1102

West Central Quartet — Jazz at Phoenix, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m., no cover, 387-6571

Thursday, September 11

Jeff McDonald — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 489-2524

Mark Garr — Acoustic rock at Adams Lake Pub, Wolcottville, 7:30 p.m., no cover, 854-3463

Open Mic Night — Hosted by Mike Conley at Mad Anthony Brewing Company, Fort Wayne, 8:30-11 p.m., no cover, 426-2537

Open Stage Jam — Hosted by Pop'nFresh at Office Tavern, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 478-5827

Friday, September 12

PrimeTime — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 489-2524

Scotty McCreery — Country at Honeywell Center, Wabash, 7:30 p.m., $34-$75, 563-1102

Tesla — Rock at Piere's, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $27 adv., $30 d.o.s., 486-1979

Saturday, September 13

Branson on the Road — Country at Honeywell Center, Wabash, 7:30 p.m., $12-$18, 563-1102

PrimeTime — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 489-2524

Friday, September 19

2 Before Noon — Jazz/pop at Dash-In, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., no cover, 423-3595

FM90 — Rock at Martin's, Garrett, 10:30 p.m., no cover, 357-4290

Saturday, September 20

FM90 — Rock at Martin's, Garrett, 10:30 p.m., no cover, 357-4290

Hip-O-Fonic — Rock at 4D's, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 490-6488

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Piere's, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m., $5, 486-1979

Seventh Day Slumber w/Nine Lashes and DaysEye — Contemporary Christian at Dekalb Outdoor Theatre, Auburn, 6-9 p.m., $10 adv., $15 d.o.s., 925-2997

Thursday, September 25

Jeff McDonald — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 489-2524

Molly Hatchet w/Big Caddy Daddy — Rock at Dekalb County Free Fall Fair, Auburn, 7 p.m., free, all ages

Open Mic Night — Hosted by Mike Conley at Mad Anthony Brewing Company, Fort Wayne, 8:30-11 p.m., no cover, 426-2537

Open Stage Jam — Hosted by Pop'nFresh at Office Tavern, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 478-5827

Friday, September 26

Craig Morgan — Country at Wagon Wheel Theatre, Warsaw, 7 & 9:30 p.m., $41-$50, 574-267-8041

Saliva w/Fuel — Rock at Dekalb County Free Fall Fair, Auburn, 8:30 p.m., free, all ages

Shonnon Persinger & Eric Clancey — Jazz at Cottage Event Center, Roanoke, 7:30 p.m., $10, 483-3508

Saturday, September 27

Bulldogs — Rock n' roll at The Crosswalk Building, Ligonier, 7-10 p.m., $10, 636-2155

Kashmir — Led Zeppelin tribute at Dekalb County Free Fall Fair, Auburn, 8 p.m., free, all ages

Los Lobos — Rock/blues at Foellinger Theatre, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $23-$30, 427-6715

Saturday, October 4

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at The Venue, Angola, 10 p.m., cover, 665-3922

Mersey Beatles — Beatles Tribute at C2G, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $20-$40, 426-6434

Tuesday, October 7

Five Finger Death Punch w/Volbeat, Hell Yeah, Nothing More — Rock at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Fort Wayne, 6:20 p.m., $45, 483-1111

KT & the Swingset Quartet — Blues at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., no cover, 483-5526

Open Mic — Hosted by Dan Smyth at O'Reilly's, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 267-9679

Wednesday, October 8

ZZ Top — Rock at Foellinger Theatre, Fort Wayne, 7:30 p.m., $49-$99, 427-6715

Friday, October 17

Ben Folds w/Fort Wayne Philharmonic — Pop at Embassy Theatre, Fort Wayne, 7:30 p.m., $35 and up, 481-0777

Saturday, October 18

2 Before Noon — Jazz/pop at Dash-In, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., no cover, 423-3595

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Checkerz, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m., no cover, 489-0286

Friday, October 24

FM90 — Rock at Dupont Bar & Grill, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m., cover, 483-1311

Saturday, October 25

FM90 — Rock at Dupont Bar & Grill, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m., cover, 483-1311

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Lucky Lady, Churubusco, 10 p.m., no cover, 693-0311

Monday, October 27

Cher w/Pat Benatar, Neil Giraldo — Pop at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Fort Wayne, 7:30 p.m., $41.50-$127, 483-1111

Saturday, November 1

Big Daddy Dupree and the Broke & Hungry Blues Band — Blues at Dupont Bar & Grill, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., cover, 483-1311

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Vinnie's, Decatur, 10 p.m., $5, 729-2225

Friday, November 7

FM90 — Rock at Martin's, Garrett, 10:30 p.m., no cover, 357-4290

Saturday, November 8

FM90 — Rock at Martin's, Garrett, 10:30 p.m., no cover, 357-4290

Hip-O-Fonic — Rock at 4D's, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover, 490-6488

Thursday, November 13

Aaron Barker — Country at Honeywell Center, Wabash, 7:30 p.m., $5, 563-1102

Jeff McDonald — Variety at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 489-2524

Open Mic Night — Hosted by Mike Conley at Mad Anthony Brewing Company, Fort Wayne, 8:30-11 p.m., no cover, 426-2537

Open Stage Jam — Hosted by Pop'nFresh at Office Tavern, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 478-5827

Friday, November 14

FM90 — Rock at Checkerz, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m., no cover, 489-0286

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Piere's, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m., $5, 486-1979

Saturday, November 15

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Piere's, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m., $5, 486-1979

Monday, November 17

Joe Bonamassa — Blues at Embassy Theatre, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $69-$99 thru box office and Ticketmaster, 424-5665

Friday, November 21

2 Before Noon — Jazz/pop at Dash-In, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., no cover, 423-3595

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Martin's, Garrett, 10:30 p.m., no cover, 357-4290

Saturday, November 22

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Martin's, Garrett, 10:30 p.m., no cover, 357-4290

Friday, December 5

Mannheim Steamroller — Holiday rock/classical at Embassy Theatre, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $25-$65, 424-5665

Yellow Dead Bettys — Rock at River View Tavern, Decatur, 10 p.m., no cover, 724-3500

Saturday, December 6

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Lucky Lady, Churubusco, 10 p.m., no cover, 693-0311

Friday, December 12

Yellow Dead Bettys — Rock at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 5-9 p.m., no cover, 483-5526

Tuesday, December 16

KT & the Swingset Quartet — Blues at Latch String, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., no cover, 483-5526

Open Mic — Hosted by Dan Smyth at O'Reilly's, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., no cover, 267-9679

Straight No Chaser — A Capella at Embassy Theatre, Fort Wayne, 7:30 p.m., $29-$49 thru box office and Ticketmaster, 424-5665

Friday, December 19

2 Before Noon — Jazz/pop at Dash-In, Fort Wayne, 9 p.m., no cover, 423-3595

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Martin's, Garrett, 10:30 p.m., no cover, 357-4290

Saturday, December 20

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Martin's, Garrett, 10:30 p.m., no cover, 357-4290

Saturday, December 27

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Checkerz, Fort Wayne, 10 p.m., no cover, 489-0286

Wednesday, December 31

Kill the Rabbit — Rock at Vinnie's, Decatur, 10 p.m., $5, 729-2225

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