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South Puget Sound Live Music and DJs Calendar: Friday, March 8, 2013

Damien Jurado, Curtis Salgado, Robbie Walden, Marc Smason, Dirty Birds, Red Jacket Mine, Big Wheel Stunt Show and others ...

DAMIEN JURADO: See him perform in flickering light March 8 in downtown Tacoma. Photo courtesy of Facebook

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  • Amocat Cafe Tacoma - Triangle District. Amocat Live! featuring the Amocat House Band. All Ages. 7 pm.
  • Forza Coffee Fircrest. Larry Luvaul. All Ages. 6 pm. NC.


  • Jazzbones Tacoma - Sixth Avenue. Curtis Salgado. 8 pm. $15.


  • Tacoma Comedy Club Tacoma - Downtown. Comedian Neil Brennan. 8 and 10:30 pm. $15. Big Whisky Saloon Tacoma - Downtown. Comedy Underground Presents James Inman. 8:30 pm. $15.
  • Traditions Cafe and World Folk Art Olympia - Downtown. Heartsparkle Players Present Stories Of Women Making A Better World. All Ages. 7:30 pm. $5-$10 donation.
  • Stonegate Pizza Tacoma - South. Magic At Your Table, with Cary Durgin. 6 pm. NC.
  • Evergreen State College Olympia - Westside. The Beggar's Opera. All Ages. 7:30 pm. NC.


  • Red Wind Casino Yelm. CrossWire. 8:30 pm. NC.
  • Rock the Dock Pub & Grill Tacoma - Downtown. Robbie Walden. 9 pm.


  • Jezebels Bar & Grill Olympia - Downtown. DJ DP Sea (Donkypunch Seahorse). 9 pm. NC.
  • Summit Pub Puyallup. DJ Dance Party. 9 pm.
  • The Crystal Saloon Enumclaw. DJ Dirty White spinning old school, rock, hip-hop, Top 40, mashups. 9 pm.
  • Club Silverstone Tacoma - Downtown. DJ Eric queer-friendly dance. 9 pm. $2 cover.
  • The Schooner Pub & Eatery Lakewood. DJ Gus. Classic rock turning Top 40 after midnight. 9 pm. $5 at 9 pm.
  • Wayne's Inn Puyallup. DJ House Arrest dance mix. 9 pm.
  • Latitude 84 Tacoma - South. DJ Mike. Hip-hop, R&B, Top 40, dance. 9 pm. $5.
  • The Royal Lounge Olympia - Downtown. DJ Native Havoc. 9 pm.
  • Good Times Restaurant and Lounge Tacoma - Westside. DJ Night. 9 pm.
  • New World VIP Lounge Lakewood. DJ Top 40. 9 pm.
  • Big Whisky Saloon Olympia Olympia - Downtown. DJ country and rock music. 9 pm Dance lessons 8:30 pm. Cover charge.
  • Jake's on 4th Olympia - Downtown. DJs Danny and Mickey queer-friendly dance mix. 9 pm. $4 after 10 pm.
  • Encore Boutique Nightclub Tacoma - Downtown. Flirt Top 40 mashups, electro, EDM, house Vegas style. Cabanas and suites available. Dress code. 10 pm. Ladies NC.
  • Last Call Bar Lakewood. Freakin' Dress Fridays, with DJ C-Luv. Spinning dance, Top 40, R&B. 9 pm. $5, Ladies wearing dresses NC.
  • Abbey Ballroom at the Star Center Tacoma - South. General Ballroom Dance. Swing, tango & waltz music. All Ages. 8 pm.
  • Bud's Bar & Grill Milton. Hip-hop DJ. 9 pm.
  • Lady Luck's Cowgirl Up Steakhouse and Saloon Tacoma - Parkland. Ladies Night with DJ Atom Ant Top 40. 9 pm. $5, ladies NC.
  • Masa Comida Mexicana Tacoma - Sixth Avenue. Latin America Meets North America. Two DJs spinning salsa, reggaeton, cumbia, and merengue on two dance floors. 9 pm.
  • Mazatlan Restaurant Puyallup Puyallup. R&B with DJ Junior. 9 pm. NC.


  • Washington Center for the Performing Arts Olympia - Downtown. Black Box Cabaret Jazz Series: Marc Smason & Better World. All Ages. 8 pm. $14-$16.
  • Uncle Thurm's Finger Licken Ribs & Chicken Tacoma - Lincoln District. G Street Jazz Series. 8-11 pm. NC.
  • Maxwell's Restaurant + Lounge Tacoma - Downtown. Lance Buller Combo. 7 pm.
  • El Gaucho Tacoma Tacoma - Downtown. Sandy Harvey piano lounge. 6 pm. NC.
  • Chris Knutzen Hall/PLU Tacoma - Parkland. University Jazz Ensemble. All Ages. 8 pm.


  • The Mix Tacoma - Downtown. Gay-friendly karaoke. 9 pm. NC.
  • Dave's of Milton Milton. Karaoke. 9 pm or after comedy.
  • El Guadalajara Restaurant Tacoma - Sixth Avenue. Karaoke. 9 pm. NC.
  • Karma Indian Cuisine & Lounge Puyallup. Karaoke Be The Star Night. All Ages. 9:30 pm. NC.
  • Ricky J's Restaurant and Lounge Puyallup. Karaoke Night. 9 pm.
  • El Pueblito - Gig Harbor. Karaoke Night. 8:30 pm. NC.
  • Charlie's Restaurant Puyallup. Karaoke and dancing. 9 pm. NC.
  • Roadhouse Bar & Grill Puyallup. Karaoke in a Roadhouse. 9:30 pm. NC.
  • Steilacoom Pub and Grill Steilacoom. Karaoke with Linsey. 8:30 pm. Free.
  • Johnny's at Fife Fife. Karaoke with Ravonna. 9 pm.
  • Puget Sound Pizza Tacoma - Downtown. Karaoke with Rev. Colin. All Ages. 9 pm. NC.
  • Red's Valley Pub Tacoma - Dome District. Karaoke with Rose. 9 pm.
  • Bob's Java Jive Tacoma - Central. Karaoke, hosted by Buck Rock John. 8 pm. NC.
  • Denny's Legends Lounge Lakewood. Karaoke/Darts. 9 pm. NC.
  • Gloria's Bar & Grill Tacoma - Eastside. Karoake. 9 pm. NC.
  • China Clipper Club Cafe Olympia - Downtown. Late Night Karaoke. 9 pm. NC.
  • Varsity Grill Tacoma - Downtown. Rock-Bot live band karaoke. 8 pm. NC.


  • Java Flow Coffeehouse. Open-Flow Friday. Bring your acoustic instruments, songs and friends. All Ages. 8 pm. NC.


  • Little Creek Casino Shelton. America. 8 pm. $30-$40.
  • The Royal Bear Algona. Boinkers. 9 pm.
  • The Royal Lounge Olympia - Downtown. Brent Amaker & The Rodeo, The Dirty Birds. 9 pm.
  • Great American Casino Lakewood. Chapter 5. 9 pm. NC.
  • Grit City Comedy Club Tacoma - Downtown. Comedian Luke Francis. 8:30 pm. $15.
  • Uncle Sam's American Bar & Grill Spanaway. Crazy Texas Gypsies. 9 pm.
  • Little Creek Casino Shelton. Exit 88. 9 pm. NC.
  • Backstage Bar & Grill Tacoma - Sixth Avenue. Fieldly. 9 pm. $10.
  • Emerald Queen Casino Tacoma - Eastside. Groove City. 9 pm. NC.
  • Harmon Tap Room Tacoma - Stadium District. Jeanlizabeth Band, Cottonwood Cutups, Yevtushenko. 9 pm.
  • C.I. Shenanigans Tacoma - Northend. KC Brakes presents pop folk rock night. All Ages. 7-10 pm. NC.
  • Red Bicycle Bistro and Sushi Bar Vashon. Keaton Collective. 9 pm. NC.
  • Le Voyeur Café and Lounge Olympia - Downtown. Metameric, The Absent Light, Tatarus. 9 pm.
  • The Swiss Tacoma - Downtown. Radio 80. 9 pm.
  • The New Frontier Lounge Tacoma - Dome District. Red Jacket Mine, Trees and Timber, the Variety Hour. 9 pm.
  • Lucky Eagle Casino Rochester. Tammy B. 9 pm.
  • Louie G's Pizzeria Fife. The Hardcount, Big Wheel Stunt Show, Ranchero. All Ages. 5 pm.
  • Urban Grace Church Tacoma - Downtown. The Warehouse Presents: A Candle Lit Show with Damien Jurado, Jake Hemming and Amelia Saakian. With an intimate simplistic setting with very minimal sound support, everyone gets the opportunity to experience this raw and very real artistic performance. All Ages. 7:30-11 pm. $10-$15.
  • Stonegate Pizza Tacoma - South. Three Skinny White Samoans. 9 pm.


  • The Ray Gibson's Caballero's Club Tacoma - Central. DJ G Man. 9 pm.


  • Washington Center for the Performing Arts Olympia - Downtown. Ki'Ho Alu Foundation Slack Key Guitar Festival, with LT Smooth, Stephen Inglis, Bobby Moderow, Walter Keale, Paul Togioka. All Ages. 7:30 pm. $10-$27.
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