NIGHTLIFE: Local music and shows the week of September 26
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, September 27: All Tito’s Vodka drinks $2 off and Eureka! Thursday Night Music featuring Ghost Town.
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.
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.
—September 28 and 29: Jason Dudey is often referred to as “the gay next door.” He was born in the Midwest, raised on the east coast and now lives on the west coast. He currently tours throughout the country.
FOX THEATER POMONA: 301 S. Garey Ave., Pomona. www.foxpomona.com.
—Wednesday, September 26: Alanis Morissette (alternative/pop). $37.50 to $47.50. Doors open at 7 p.m.
—Wednesday, October 3: Conor Oberst, of Bright Eyes, and Desaparecidos, Monsters of Folk and Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band. His October 3 show will also feature Jenny Lewis.
—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, September 26: Open Jam Night with Mystic Spunk (funk/hip hop/R&B). 8 p.m.
—Thursday, September 27: Dave Williams and the Majic Bullet Theory (jazz/funk/hip hop). 8 p.m.
—Friday, September 28: Maureen and the Mercury 5 (jump blues/swing). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, September 29: The Kid and Nic Show (blues/swing/rock). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Sunday, September 30: Refugio Instrumental Blues Band (Bossa Nova/Latin/jazz). 7 p.m.
—Tuesday, October 2: Beat Cinema (DJ). 10 p.m.
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, September 26: Half-off Wine Wednesday. 11 a.m. to closing. Joe Atman performs at 9:30 p.m.
—Thursday, September 27: The Lounge Trio (jazz). 9 p.m.
—Friday, September 28: The Claremont Voodoo Society (blues/roots rock/country). 10 p.m.
—Saturday, September 29: Stanley T. and the Homewreckers (rock/soul/blues). 10 p.m.
—Sunday, September 30: Dining music at 6 p.m. followed by Sunday Night Living Room Jam at 9 p.m.
—Tuesday, October 2: 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: email@example.com. Fax: 621-4072. There is NO guarantee that all items submitted will be published. Address: 1420 N. Claremont Blvd., Suite 205-B, Claremont, 91711.