The Jami Jamison Band kicks off the music season for the Tuesday night market tonight, May 6, at 6 p.m. on the horseshoe lawn. The configuration is a little different this year, with the act facing the palm tree and the backdrop being City Hall.
The El Verano Inn has karaoke tonight, May 6, kicking off at 8:30 p.m.
The Blue Moon Saloon presents reggae night with DJ Saucy1 tonight, May 6, kicking off at 10 p.m.
Murphy’s Irish Pub starts off the season of “after-parties” at the pub tonight, May 6, with the Tommy Thomsen Band. Showtime is 7:30 p.m.
HopMonk Tavern Sonoma has Open-Mic on Wednesday, May 7, with sign-ups at 7:30 p.m.
Murphy’s Irish Pub welcomes Elaine Dempsey on Thursday, May 8, for a 7:30 p.m. show.
The Annex Wine Bar presents Jeff Falconer on Thursday, May 8, for a 7:30 p.m. showtime.
Burgers and Vine has Open-Mic with the No Buenos and special guest Jaclyn Steele on Thursday, May 8, starting at 8 p.m.
The Epicurean Connection has Open-Mic with Josh Windmiller on Thursday, May 8, for a 7:30 p.m. show.
Sebastiani Winery and Vineyards presents the Cork Pullers on Friday, May 9, in the tasting room.
The Annex Wine Bar welcomes the Mark Larson Trio on Friday, May 9, for a 7:30 p.m. show.
Burgers and Vine presents Neverfear on Friday, May 9, for a 9:30 p.m. show.
The Eric K. James tasting room has the Left Coast Syncopators, with “Snakebite Jacobs,” Tim Eschliman and Kevin Zuffi on Friday, May 9, kicking off at 7 p.m.
HopMonk Tavern Sonoma has Solid Air on the beer garden stage Friday, May 9, for a 5 p.m. show. Later, on the tavern stage, it’s Dawn Angelosante at 8:30 p.m.
Murphy’s Irish Pub welcomes the Hellhounds on Friday, May 9, for an 8 p.m. show.
The Plaza Bistro presents the Bollenback-Cuenca-Gold Trio on Friday, May 9, 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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