See the New Year’s Eve calendar on Page E7 for more New Year’s Eve parties in clubs.
ASHLAND COFFEE & TEA, 100 N. Railroad Ave., Ashland, 798-1702. Collin Pastore, 7 p.m. Thursday, $5. The Hot Seats, 8 p.m. Saturday, $12-$15.
BALLICEAUX, 203 N. Lombardy St., 355-3008. The Trillions, White Laces, Anousheh and others, 10:30 p.m. Friday, $5. DeLaRosa, 10:30 p.m. Saturday, no cover. New Year’s Eve with Soul Power!, Michael Murphy and others, 10:30 p.m., $3.
THE BARREL THIEF, 5805 Patterson Ave., 612-9232. Jason Jenkins Trio (jazz), 7 p.m. Saturday and Wednesday, no cover.
THE BEACH HOUSE, 4040 Cox Road, 612-6116. The Keys (dueling pianos), 8 p.m. Saturday, $6.
BENNY’S BBQ, 3044 Stony Point Road, 320-7447. Joe & Russ, the Jazz Duo, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, no cover.
BERKELEY HOTEL, 1200 E. Cary St., 225-5105. Bill Evans (holiday jazz piano), 7 p.m. Monday.
BEST CAFÉ, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 200 N. Boulevard, 340-1400. Claudia Carawan (jazz), 6 p.m. Thursday, no cover. Quatro Na Bossa (Brazilian jazz), 6 p.m. Jan. 3, no cover.
BLISS NIGHTCLUB, 1005 E. Main St., 377-2547. Plunky & Oneness, 9 p.m. Friday, $10.
BOGART’S IN THE FAN, 1903 W. Cary St., 353-9280. Roger D. Carroll & Chez Roue, 9 p.m. Thursday, no cover. Joe Scott Group and Virgil Brackins, 9 p.m. Friday. Victor Haskins Group (jazz), 9 p.m. Wednesday, no cover.
BOTTOMS UP PIZZA, 1700 Dock St., 644-4400. Butterbean Jazz Quartet, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, no cover.
BUFFALO WILD WINGS, 1501 E. Cary St., 648-8900. The J.O.B., 9 p.m. Friday.
THE CAMEL, 1621 W. Broad St., 353-4901. People’s Blues of Richmond, 9 p.m. Thursday, $7. Yarn and Tara Mills, 8 p.m. Saturday, $7-$10. RVA All Star Reggae Band, 7 p.m. Sunday, $8-$10. New Year’s Eve with No BS! Brass Band, 7 p.m., $20-$25.
THE CANAL CLUB, 17th and Dock streets, 643-CLUB (2582). Brother Past, Damn Right! and Dharma Initiative, 9 p.m. Thursday, $15-$20. The Nighthawks, Skip Castro Band and Danny Beirne, 7 p.m. Friday, $20-$23. Battleghost, Count to Four and others, 6 p.m. Saturday, $10-$12. New Year’s Eve party (21 and older) with DJ Foot and DJ Marc, 9 p.m. Monday.
CAPITAL ALE HOUSE DOWNTOWN MUSIC HALL, 623 E. Main St., 780-ALES (2537). Cy Taggart’s String Swing, 8 p.m. Saturday, no cover.
CARY STREET CAFÉ, 2631 W. Cary St., 353-7445. The Trongone Band, 10 p.m. Thursday, no cover. E-String Al Acoustic, 4-6 p.m. Friday, no cover. Open Jam with Dave Shifflit, 2-5 p.m. Saturday, no cover. Tripp & Jenny (old-time), 2-5 p.m. Sunday, no cover. The Former Champions, 10 p.m. Tuesday, no cover.
CLUB MIDWAY, 7514 Lee Davis Road, Mechanicsville, 746-8630. Casper, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, no cover, and 9 p.m. Friday, $7. New Year’s Eve with DJ, party favors, champagne toast, 8:30 p.m. Monday, $15.
COMMERCIAL TAPHOUSE, 111 N. Robinson St., 359-6544. Loversville, 8 p.m. Sunday, no cover.
CROSSROADS COFFEE & ICE CREAM, 3600 Forest Hill Ave., 231-2030. My Son the Doctor (klezmer and more), 8 p.m. Friday.
ENZO’S ITALIAN CHOPHOUSE, Broadview Shopping Center, 36 Broad Street Road, Manakin-Sabot, 784-2962. Ray Pittman, 7:30 p.m. Friday, $3. Pat Russell, 7:30 p.m. Saturday. New Year’s Eve with Mo DeBree, 7:30 p.m. Monday.
THE HARD SHELL-BELLGRADE, Shoppes at Bellgrade, 11400 W. Huguenot Road, 464-1476. Lawrence Olds Quartet, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, no cover.
HARDEE’S RESTAURANT-CHESTER, 12401 Jefferson Davis Highway, Chester, 748-0656. Heart of Country, 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, no cover.
HARDEE’S RESTAURANT-COLONIAL HEIGHTS, 801 Temple Ave., Colonial Heights, 526-1451. Blue River Band, Saturday, 5 p.m., no cover.
HARDEE’S RESTAURANT-DEER RUN, 13736 Hull Street Road, 739-9427. Lefty Davis & the Rough Riders, 4 p.m. Tuesday, no cover.
JJ’S GRILLE, 10298 Staples Mill Road, 755-6229. Kari Smith, 8 p.m. Friday, no cover. Bill Roberts New Year’s Eve show, 8 p.m. Monday, no cover.
LA PARISIENNE BISTRO & CAFÉ, 200 S. 10th St., 225-0225. Jason Jenkins Trio (jazz), 7 p.m. Thursday, no cover.
LEGEND BREWING CO., 321 W. Seventh St., 232-3446. Hardin Retty & The Anvil Bros.(bluegrass), 6:30 p.m. Sunday.
LIBERTY LOUNGE, Richmond Marriott, 500 E. Broad St., 643-3400. Jason Jenkins Trio (jazz), 7 p.m. Tuesday.
McCOOK’S BAR & GRILL, 5516 Lakeside Ave., 266-2717. $7. Mo DeBree, 8 p.m. Tuesday, no cover.
MULLIGAN’S SPORTS GRILLE-MIDLOTHIAN, 11146 Hull St., Midlothian, 744-8686. Faultline, Friday.
THE NATIONAL, 708 E. Broad St., 612-1900. The Machine (Pink Floyd tribute), 8 p.m. Saturday. Keller Williams, 8 p.m. Sunday.
O’BANK’S, 10392 Leadbetter Road, Ashland, 550-3888. KGB (jam rock), 8 p.m. Friday, no cover. Sons of Zebedee (classic rock), 9 p.m. Saturday, no cover. New Year’s Eve with John Small & Mark Merritt (classic rock), 6:30-9:30 p.m. Monday.
PLAZA AZTECA-WEST BROAD, 6623 W. Broad St., 888-9984. Mi Tirra (mariachi band), 6 p.m. Thursday, no cover.
POSITIVE VIBE CAFÉ, Stratford Hills Shopping Center, 2825 Hathaway Road, 560-9622. John Small & Mark Merritt, Mitch Bordeaux and The Neatles (Elvis, Beatles and ’60s hits), 6:30 p.m. Friday, no cover. New Year’s Eve with Cy Taggart, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, no cover.
RARE OLDE TIMES, 10602 Patterson Ave., 750-1346. Uisce Beatha, Thursday. Jim Mohr Trio, Friday. Stilltwichin, Saturday.
THE REPUBLIC RESTAURANT & BAR, 2053 W. Broad St., 592-4444. Hazeltone and The Royal We, 9 p.m. Friday.
ROSE MARIE INN, 8923 Patterson Ave., 740-4174. Mike Lucci Band, 8 p.m. Friday, no cover.
RUTH’S CHRIS STEAK HOUSE, 11500 W. Huguenot Road, 378-0600. Darryl Emerson (piano), 6:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday.
SELBA RESTAURANT, 2416 W. Cary St., 358-2229. Fred Ostrow (pianist), 6:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 11 a.m. Sunday, no cover.
SHARKY’S BAR & BILLIARDS, 4050 Cox Road, 273-1888. The Janitors, 9:30 p.m. Friday, no cover. Sweet Justice, 9:30 p.m. Saturday, $5.
SINÉ IRISH PUB, 1327 E. Cary St., 649-7767. William Walter, 9 p.m. Thursday. Beast Wellington, 9 p.m. Friday. Antero, 9 p.m. Saturday.
SOUTH BEACH, 13923 Hull Street Road, 608-0048. The Keys (dueling pianos), 8 p.m. Friday, $8.
SPORTSMAN RESTAURANT, 3306 Williamsburg Road, 236-1911. Sweet Justice, 8:30 p.m. Friday.
SUNSET GRILL, 1601 Hockett Road, Manakin-Sabot, 784-4500. On the patio: Out on a Limb, 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
TOBACCO COMPANY, 1201 E. Cary St., 782-9555. Blair West (classic rock), 7 p.m. Thursday. The Shack Band (indie rock) 9:30 p.m. Friday. Mo DeBree (classic R&B), 9:30 p.m. Saturday.
OUT OF TOWN
THE BIRCHMERE, 3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria, (703) 549-7500. Ted Vigil in John Denver tribute with Steve Weisberg, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, $25. Hank Williams Tribute with Cathy Fink, Marcy Marxer, Bill Kirchen, Robin & Linda Williams & Their Fine Group, Rickie Simpkins and others, 7:30 p.m. Friday, $29.50. Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes and Billy Coulter, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, $39.50. Tank and Bridget Kelly, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, $55. New Year’s Eve with The Seldom Scene, The Hot Seats, Tim Finch and Eastman String Band, 8 p.m. Monday, $39.50. Ocean Orchestra and Washington Revels’ Singers in Celtic Solstice Celebration, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 3, $25.
THE JEFFERSON THEATER, 110 E. Main St., Charlottesville, (800) 594-8499. Baaba Seth (worldbeat) and Chamomile & Whiskey, 8 p.m. Friday, $15-$18. Skip Castro and The Nighthawks, 8 p.m. Saturday, $20-$22.
9:30 CLUB, 815 V St. NW, Washington, (202) 265-0930. Rebirth Brass Band and Funk Ark, 7 p.m. Thursday, $25. Drive By Truckers and Deer Tick, 8 p.m. Saturday, $35. Drive By Truckers and Lee Fields & the Expressions, 7 p.m. Sunday, $35. New Year’s Eve party with Drive By Truckers and North Mississippi Allstars, 7 p.m. Monday, $55.
THE NORVA, 317 Monticello Ave., Norfolk, (757) 627-4547. Rusko, AnODyne, Phrantik and others, 8 p.m. Thursday, $22. The Machine (Pink Floyd tribute), 8 p.m. Friday, $15-$18. Keller Williams, 8 p.m. Saturday, $18-$21. Waxing Poetics and others, 8 p.m. Sunday, $15.
THE SOUTHERN, 103 S. First St., Charlottesville, (434) 977-5590. Vaden Cox & Friends, Monticello Road, John Stubblefield and others, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, $10. Paul Curreri & Devon Sproule and Matt Curreri, 8 p.m. Sunday, $15.
THE STATE THEATRE, 220 N. Washington St., Falls Church, (703) 237-0300. Hackensaw Boys, Thursday. Infamous Stringdusters, Saturday. New Year’s Eve party with The Legwarmers, Monday.
All phone numbers are 804 area code unless indicated.
Clubs or performers may send a written notice to firstname.lastname@example.org; mail Weekend Calendar, Richmond Times-Dispatch, 300 E. Franklin St., Richmond VA, 23219; or call (804) 649-6731. Phone or written notices must give the date, name of the group performing, time, location, cost and phone number. Deadline is a week before Thursday’s publication.