A Club, 406 1/2 W. Sprague Ave.: Thursday, Japandroids, Makeout Videotape, Belt of Vapor (rock/club/bossa nova), all ages, 7:30 p.m., $10/advance, $12/door.
Bluz at the Bend, 2721 N. Market St.: Wednesday, Sammy Eubanks (blues/country/Americana), 8 p.m.; Thursday, Coleman Underground (rock/alternative/classic rock), 8 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene Casino Nighthawk Lounge, 27068 S. Highway 95, Worley, Idaho: tonight-Saturday, Mr. Happy (variety), 9:30 p.m.
The Cretin Hop, 1317 N. Howard St.: tonight, The Scurvies, Fizzlin Dicks, Losing Skin (punk/rock/garage), 8 p.m., $5; Saturday, Level Zero, Sweet Hollow, Freedom 35, Zoanthrop (rock), 8 p.m., $5; Thursday, Rutah, Aftermath, Age of Nefilim, Zingaia, Testament of the Wicked (death metal), 7 p.m., $5.
Cruisers, 6105 W. Seltice Way, Post Falls: tonight, Jam Night (open mic/variety), 7 p.m., free; Thursday, music (variety) begins at 7 p.m.
Fizzie Mulligan’s, 331 W. Hastings Road: tonight, Saturday and Thursday, Exit-7 (variety), 9 p.m.; Tuesday, Luke Jaxon (country), 8 p.m.
Knitting Factory Concert House, 919 W. Sprague Ave.: Thursday, In Deeper Oceans, This May Burn, Prayer For Tomorrow, Far From Ideal, 7:30 p.m., $5
The Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St.: tonight, Son Dulce with DJ Yocahan and DJ Cos McDust (salsa/contemporary Latin), 7 p.m., $10/advance, $15/door.
The Mission Bistro, Cassano’s Grocery, 2002 E. Mission Ave.: Thursday, Chris Rieser and Jay Rawley (acoustic), 6-8 p.m.
Mootsy’s, 406 W. Sprague Ave.; Tuesday, Big John Bates and the Voodoo Dollz (punk/blues/burlesque), 7 p.m.
O’Shay’s Irish Pub and Eatery, 313 Coeur d’Alene Lake Drive, Coeur d’Alene: tonight, Steve Schlough (Americana), 8 p.m.
Pend d’Oreille Winery, 220 S. Cedar St., Sandpoint: tonight, Bridges Home (folk/Celtic), 5:30-8:30 p.m.
The Seaside, 230 W. Riverside Ave.: tonight, The Constellations, DJ Benjamin Jorgens (electronics/psychadelic/ghettotech), 9 p.m., $5; Tuesday, Stephen Kellogg and the Sixers, Roy Jay (rock/acoustic), all ages, 7 p.m., $12-$15.
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