9-15-17 B5 Nightlife Pick
TW PICK OF THE WEEK: The Prophets of Addiction will play their only show for 2017 on Saturday, Sept. 23, 8 p.m. at The Valley, 1206 Puyallup Ave. Come and trip on hard-driving, glam punk metal led by legendary bassist and lead vocalist Lesli Sanders (formerly of Pretty Boy Floyd and touring bassist for Marky Ramone and Phil Lewis of LA Guns), taking the stage with Jason Russo on drums and Glen Gilbert on guitar. Also performing: Baby and The Nobodies, Digging For Change, International Punk Kings. If you like your rock down and dirty with a side of good ol’ fashioned sleaze and swagger (à la Guns N’ Roses, Mötley Crüe, The Ramones), this show is made just for you. The Valley offers a charming bar, good drinks, friendly people, delicious food so come and make a night of it. Info:

Friday, Sept. 15

THE SWISS: The Pearls, James Coates, The Merry Way (bluegrass) 8:30 p.m.
AIRPORT TAVERN: BassMint Pros, King Stevo, Hellen Cane (hip hop) 9 p.m.
JAZZBONES: Spazmatics (spaz rock) 9 p.m., $10-$15
KEYS ON MAIN: Dueling pianos, 9 p.m., NC
LOUIE G’S: DedElectric, Nothing Sounds Good, Damn the Flood (rock), 8 p.m., AA, $10
REAL ART TACOMA: Who Wants to Rock with Caskey? (rock), 9 p.m., AA, $10
ROCK THE DOCK: Blue Thunder (blues) 8 p.m.
STONEGATE: The Felix Band (rock) 9 p.m.
TACOMA COMEDY: Jason Mewes (comedy) 8 p.m., 10:30, $25-$35, early show 18+, late show 21+
WASHINGTON STATE FAIR: Salt-N-Pepa, Vanilla Ice, Color Me Badd, Tone Loc (90s) 7:30 p.m., $40-$75

Saturday, Sept. 16

THE SWISS: Aphrodisiacs (dance) 9 p.m.
JAZZBONES: Presto (hip hop) 8 p.m., $10
KEYS ON MAIN: Dueling pianos, 9 p.m., NC
LOUIE G’S:  Junkyard Jane’s 20 Year Reunion (blues, R & B), 8 p.m., AA, $10
PANTAGES: Magic Men Live (male strippers) 8 p.m., $25-$93.75
ROCK THE DOCK: Honky Tonk Weekend (honky tonk) 8 p.m.
THE SPAR: The Whirlies (blues) 8 p.m., NC
STONEGATE: The Felix Band (rock) 9 p.m.
TACOMA COMEDY: Jimmy Pardo (comedy) 8 p.m.,         10:30 p.m., $20-$28, early show 18+, late show 21+
UNCLE SAM’S: Trainwreck, Juliet Tango (rock) 8 p.m.
WASHINGTON STATE FAIR: Hank Williams, Jr., The Cadillac Three (country) 7:30 p.m., $45-$75

Sunday, Sept. 17

WASHINGTON STATE FAIR: Fiestas Patrias: Carmen Jara, El Chichicuilote (latin) 1 p.m. &    6 p.m., NC
DAWSON’S: Tim Hall Band (open jam) 8 p.m., NC
JAZZBONES: Jazz Brunch (jazz) 2 p.m., NC
NEW FRONTIER: Electric Bluegrass, 4 p.m., NC
THE SPAR: Sunday Blues (blues) 7 p.m., NC
STONEGATE: Jazz Avenue Work Shop (jazz) 5 p.m.
THE SWISS: Puget Sound Music for Youth Association (blues) 8 p.m.
TACOMA COMEDY: The Dope Show (comedy) 8 p.m., early show 18+, $14.20-$24.20
UNCLE SAM’S: Dog Rescue Benefit (rock) 7 p.m.
THE VALLEY: The Damn Times, Blanco Bronco (rock) 8:00 p.m., donation

Monday, Sept. 18

WASHINGTON STATE FAIR: Casting Crowns, Matthew West (christian rock) 7:30 p.m., $30-$50
JAZZBONES: Rockaraoke (live band karaoke) 7 p.m., NC
UNCLE SAM’S: Bartlett on bass (jam) 7 p.m., NC

Tuesday, Sept. 19

DAWSON’S: Leanne Trevalyan (acoustic jam) 8 p.m., NC
GLORIA DEI LUTHERAN CHURCH: Tacoma TotemAires Barbershop Chorus (barber shop) 7 p.m.
THE SWISS: Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz (trivia) 8 p.m., NC
TACOMA COMEDY: New Talent Tuesday (comedy) 8 p.m., NC, 18+
UNCLE SAM’S: SOS Band (jam) 7 p.m., NC

Wednesday, Sept. 20

JAZZBONES: The Barrett Martin Group, Jeff Angell (jazz) 9 p.m., $10-15
DAWSON’S: Linda Myer’s Band (R&B, blues, jazz) 8 p.m., NC
JOESEPPIS ITALIAN RISTORANTE: Robin Miller-Richardson (piano and vocals) 5:30 p.m.
NEW FRONTIER: Open mic, 8 p.m., NC
STONEGATE: Leify Green (open mic) 8 p.m., NC
TACOMA COMEDY: Comedy open mic, 8 p.m., NC, 18+
UNCLE SAM’S: Subvinyl Jukebox or Rock Jam (jam) 7 p.m., NC
WASHINGTON STATE FAIR: Thomas Rhett, Michael Ray (country) 7:30 p.m., $70-$90

Thursday, Sept. 21

WASHINGTON STATE FAIR: Modest Mouse, Built to Spill (indie rock)       7:30 p.m., $58-$85
THE AGAVES GRILL: Ed Taylor Band (jazz), 6 p.m.
DAWSON’S: Billy Shew Band (open jam) 8 p.m., NC
KEYS ON MAIN: Dueling pianos, 9 p.m., NC
ROCK THE DOCK: Open Mic with Dustin (rock) 8 p.m.
STONEGATE: Power Rock Jam (rock jam) 8 p.m., NC
TACOMA COMEDY: Drew Lynch (comedy) 7:30 p.m., $15-$22, 18+
UNCLE SAM’S: Jerry Miller (rock, blues) 7 p.m.

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