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Singer Vaughn To Play Fugazzi

Fri., Jan. 6, 1995

Talented Spokane singer Robert Vaughn will entertain dinner guests at Fugazzi on Thursday.

Vaughn, who performs regularly at The Coeur d’Alene Resort, has a penchant for jazz and rhythm and blues and is an acclaimed musician in the Northwest.

Among the singer’s career highlights are three studio albums and opening slots for such well-known acts as Tower of Power and Dionne Warwick.

Vaughn’s repertoire during his three-hour performance will include many selections of his own original material.

He will play the restaurant every Thursday from 7 to 10 p.m., except Jan. 20, through March.

Fugazzi is located downtown at the corner of Sprague and Post. Dinner reservations are recommended. Call 624-1133.

Elsewhere in the night

Hobart’s Lounge will steam up the weekend with two scorching performances, tonight and Saturday, from salsa jazz band Fuego. Music lasts from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. The cover is $3.

Local blues hounds J.R. Boogie will hold gig-goers hostage for two nights, tonight and Saturday, at the seminal blues haven, the Fort Spokane Brewery.

Music begins at 9:30 p.m. on both nights. The cover is $4.

Local punks Bellywipe and Guitarded play Mother’s Pub on Saturday.

This may be one of the last times to see Bellywipe. The two-year-old band is disbanding.

Music at 9:30 p.m. The cover is $3. Bring your ID.

Havana Blast, heavy metal-meets-techno, plays the Big Dipper on Saturday.

The Planetary Refugees, a local veteran reggae band, will open the show with two sets. Music starts at 9 p.m. The cover is $4. Bring your ID.

Deejay Johnnie Vee, the Brooklyn transplant who has been working the club scene for a couple of years, will quake the foundation of the Big Dipper on Saturday with an arsenal of hip-hoppin’ jams.

Music starts at 9 p.m. The cover is $4. Bring ID. Then, he’ll be back at the same venue on Tuesday to entertain reggae style. The cost is $2. Music at 9 p.m.

Phoenix pop-punk band Carrier plays the Big Dipper on Monday. Jr. Rodeo Daredevils, a Bellywipe side project, opens.

Show starts at 9:30 p.m. The cover is $3. Bring your ID.

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