The El Verano Inn has karaoke tonight, Jan. 7, kicking off at 8 p.m.

HopMonk Tavern Sonoma has Open-Mic on Wednesday, Jan. 8, with sign-ups at 7:30 p.m.

The Epicurean Connection has Evan Wiig on Wednesday, Jan. 8, for a 7:30 p.m. show

The Epicurean Connection has Open Mic with Josh Widmiller on Thursday, Jan. 9, for a 7:30 p.m. show

The Eric K. James tasting room welcomes the Left Coast Syncopators, featuring Tim Eschliman, Snakebite Jacobs and Kevin Zuffi on Friday, Jan. 10, for a 7 p.m. show

The Annex Wine Bar presents Hilary Wicht, on Friday, Jan. 10, for a 7:30 p.m. show.

The El Verano Inn presents Latin night Friday, Jan. 10, with Los Traviezos De Jolibud and El Nuevo Sabor Latino. The show starts at 9 p.m.

The Epicurean Connection has two shows on Friday, Jan. 10, with Jake Barrett for a 6 p.m. show followed by Robert Deedle for an 8 p.m. show.

Murphy’s Irish Pub welcomes the Hellhounds on Friday, Jan. 10, kicking off at 7:30 p.m.

The Plaza Bistro presents Amanda King on Friday, Jan. 10, starting at 7 p.m. There is no cover.

If your gig isn’t in my column, you didn’t tell me about it.

Be sure to check the Friday edition of the Index-Tribune for the complete rundown of all the weekend’s musical events.

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