The Tuesday night market has Dan Martin and Noma Rocksteady on the horseshoe lawn tonight, Aug. 5, starting at 6 p.m. People are encouraged to “get your reggae on” and come dressed in your finest reggae attire. There will also be a children’s “jam session” by the children’s playground and all interested parties can bring their instruments and connect with Lita Davis.
The El Verano Inn has karaoke tonight, Aug. 5, kicking off at 8:30 p.m.
Murphy’s Irish Pub presents the “after party” tonight, Aug. 5, with the Timothy O’Neil Band kicking off at 7:30 p.m.
The Blue Moon Saloon presents reggae night with DJ Saucy1 tonight, Aug 5, kicking off at 10 p.m.
HopMonk Tavern Sonoma has Open-Mic on Wednesday, Aug. 6, with sign-ups at 7:30 p.m.
The Annex Wine Bar presents Calvin Ross on Wednesday, Aug. 6, for a 7:30 p.m. showtime.
The Epicurean Connection has gay pride piano bar night with Ben Weiner on Wednesday, Aug 6, at 6 p.m.
The Annex Wine Bar presents Judy Williams on Thursday, Aug. 7, for a 7:30 p.m. show time.
Burgers and Vine presents a “pro-jam” with the No Buenos on Thursday, Aug. 7, kicking off at 9 p.m.
The Epicurean Connection has 3 on a Match on Thursday, Aug. 7, at 7:30 p.m.
Sebastiani Winery and Vineyards presents Magic on Friday, Aug. 8, in the tasting room, starting at 6 p.m.
The Eric K. James tasting room has the Left Coast Syncopators, featuring Tim Eschliman, “Snakebite” Jacobs and Kevin Zuffi on Friday, Aug. 8, kicking off at 7 p.m.
HopMonk Tavern Sonoma presents Jeremiah Clark on the beer garden stage Friday, Aug. 8, for a 5 p.m. show. Later on the tavern stage, it’s Sean Carscadden for an 8:30 p.m. show
The Plaza Bistro welcomes the Amanda King Trio on Friday, Aug. 8, starting at 7 p.m. There is no cover.
Palooza Gastropub in Kenwood presents Ricky Alan Ray on Friday, Aug. 8, kicking off at 7 p.m.
The Annex Wine Bar has Acoustic Soul on Friday, Aug. 8, for a 7:30 p.m. show time.
Funky Fridays at Sugarloaf Ridge State Park presents Gator Nation on Friday, Aug. 8, for a 6:30 p.m. show. For tickets and more info, point your browser to funkyfridays.info.
Burgers and Vine presents Loosely Covered playing acoustic versions of ’90s rock classics on Friday, Aug. 8, kicking off at 9:30 p.m.
Muscardini Cellars in Kenwood presents another “Wine Down Friday” on Friday, Aug. 8, kicking off at 5 p.m. on the tasting room porch with the Tommy Thomsen Band. The cover charge includes a glass of wine and picnics are welcome.
If you miss Tommy Thomsen at Muscardini, you can catch him at Murphy’s Irish Pub later the same night for an 8 p.m. show.
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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