NIGHTLIFE: Concerts in the Claremont area the week of August 15
THE FOLK MUSIC CENTER: 220 Yale Ave., Claremont Village.
—Open Mic night, the last Sunday of every month. Sign-up begins at 6 p.m.; performances run from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Admission is $1. Info: 624-2928 or www.folkmusiccenter.com.
—Sunday, August 19: The Cerny Brothers open for the Wild Reeds. The Wild Reeds are a 3-part female band of harmonies tossing around a variety of instruments such as guitar, banjo, auto harp and mandolin. $10. Doors open at 7 p.m.
CASA DE SALSA: 415 W. Foothill Blvd. This is a restaurant that offers weekly live entertainment. 445-1200.
—Thursday: Michael Ryan and Friends. 6 to 9 p.m.
—Friday through Sunday: Romantic guitarist Vicente Victoria. 5 p.m. to closing.
—Sunday: Mariachi San Pedro. 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
EUREKA! GOURMET BURGERS & CRAFT BEER: 580 W. First St., Claremont. “Hoppy” Hour daily from 2 to 6 p.m. 445-8875.
—Mondays: Local Mondays featuring $3 Dale Bros. Brewery pints.
—Tuesdays: 50 percent off all wines by the glass.
—Wednesdays: Steal-the-Glass craft beer of the week. Meet the brewer first Wednesday of every month.
—Thursday, August 16: All Tito’s Vodka drinks $2 off and Eureka! Thursday Night Music featuring Claremont Voodoo Society (blues).
FLAPPERS COMEDY: 540 W. First St., Claremont Packing House. 18+. Show times: Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door.
—August 17 and 18: Dave Reinitz has a unique perspective, questioning authority and challenging the norm. He has performed on the Discovery Channel, MSNBC and NPR.
FOX THEATER POMONA: 301 S. Garey Ave., Pomona. www.foxpomona.com.
—Wednesday, August 15: Alabama Shakes (indie/rock). $25 to $30. Doors open at 7:30 p.m.
—Tuesday, September 18: The Used (rock). $26 to $28.50. Doors open at 7 p.m.
—Wednesday, September 26: Alanis Morissette (alternative/pop). $37.50 to $47.50. Doors open at 7 p.m.
—Saturday and Sunday, October 6 and 7: Circa Survive (pop/punk). $20 to $23. Doors open at 6 p.m.
—Wednesday, October 24: Taking Back Sunday (pop/punk). $25 to $28. Doors open at 7 p.m.
—Saturday, October 27: Tiger Army (psychobilly) with 45 Grave and Goddamn Gallows. $25 to $28. Doors open at 7 p.m.
THE GLASS HOUSE: 200 W. Second St., Pomona. 865-3802.
Saturday, November 10: Minus the Bear with Cursive and Girl in a Coma. $25. 7 p.m.
—Friday, November 16: The Birthday Massacre with William Control and Aesthetic Perfection. $15. 7 p.m.
HIP KITTY JAZZ & FONDUE: 502 W. First St., Claremont Packing House. Tuesday through Sunday, 5:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. Live jazz every night. Admission: 2-drink minimum. Info: 447-6700 or www.hipkittyjazz.com.
—Wednesday, August 15: Open Jam Night with Songword (singer/songwriter). 8 p.m.
—Thursday, August 16: The World’s Finest Apples (jazz). 8 p.m.
—Friday, August 17: The Tim Gill All-Stars (big band/swing/jazz). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, August 18: The Lindy Sisters (jazz/swing/1940s). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Sunday, August 19: Groove Session (jam/rock/funk). 7 p.m.
—Tuesday, August 21: Beat Cinema (DJ). 10 p.m.
HOTEL CASA 425: 425 W. First St., Claremont. Call 624-2272 or visit www.casa425.com.
—Saturday, August 25: Sarkis Turgutyan Trio (jazz).
THE PRESS RESTAURANT: 129 Harvard Ave., Claremont Village. Thursday through Saturday until 2 a.m. Live DJ every Thursday at 11 p.m. 21+ after 9 p.m. Standing room only after 9:30 p.m. No cover. 625-4808.
—Wednesday, August 15: Half-off Wine Wednesday. 11 a.m. to closing. Joe Atman performs at 9:30 p.m.
—Thursday, August 16: Baldy Mountain Jazz (jazz). 9 p.m.
—Friday, August 17: The Black Tongued Bells (roots rock/blues/Cajun). 10 p.m.
—Saturday, August 18: Stanley T. and the Homewreckers (rock/soul/blues). 10 p.m.
—Sunday, August 19: Dining music at 6 p.m. followed by Sunday Night Living Room Jam at 9 p.m.
—Tuesday, August 21: King Trivia Night. Answer trivia questions for a chance to win beer. 9 p.m.
PIANO PIANO: 555 W. Foothill Blvd., Claremont. Live dueling piano show times: Wednesday and Thursday, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. 21+. $5 cover charge on Fridays and Saturdays after 8 p.m. (no cover charge with student ID). 547-4266.
—Tuesdays: Taco Tuesday with $1 tacos, $2 Coronas and $3 margaritas.
—Wednesdays: “Rockstar Karaoke,” rock the mic or jam with the band. $2 Bud Lights and $4 Vodka Rockstars. 9 p.m.
Jenelle Rensch covers the calendar, arts and entertainment. Deadline: At least one week before date of the event. Include date, time, address, a contact phone number and fee for admission (if applicable). Phone: 621-4761. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Fax: 621-4072. There is NO guarantee that all items submitted will be published. Address: 1420 N. Claremont Blvd., Suite 205-B, Claremont, 91711.