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Nightlife events
For the week of Sept. 3-10
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37 Main, Buford. 678-288-2030. 12 Ounce Prophets, Friday; Band X, Saturday.

40 Watt Club, Athens. 706-549-7871. Very Disco, today; The Well Reds, Friday; The Goodfight, Leaving Araby, The War, Fuzzies, Saturday.

American Legion, Paul E. Bolding Post 7, Gainesville. 770-534-7091. Bingo, today; live music, Friday.

American Legion, Cleveland. 706-865-3951. Bingo, Monday.

AJ's Fun Food & Friends, Gainesville. 770-287-3030. Karaoke, today; Powerline, Friday; karaoke contest, Saturday; musicians' jam with Ted Tuck, Monday; open mic with Jonathan Ingram, Tuesday; trivia and pool tournament, Wednesday.

Bigg Daddys, Helen. 706-878-2739. Jeff Bynum, Friday.

Blonde, Gainesville. 770-503-0900. DJ, Friday; DJ, Saturday; karaoke, Tuesday.

Bottom of the Cup, Flowery Branch. 770-965-0315. Chad Bowmar, Friday.

Brad’s Veterans Bar & Grill, Gainesville. 678-943-2807. DJ Paula, today; live music, Friday-Saturday; pool tournament, Monday; open mic, Tuesday.

Buffalo's Café, Oakwood. 770-297-7130. Trivia, today; live entertainment, Friday; pool tournament, Saturday.

Caledonia Lounge, Athens. 706-549-5577. Bambara, Hammer No More The Fingers, Marriage, today; Ginger Envelope, Magic Missle, Now You See Them, Friday; A. Armada, The Bronzed Chorus, Antarctic, Saturday; Richard Sherfey and All God's Children, Truckstop Coffee, Fire Zuave, Tuesday; The Tenant, Spring Tigers, Slow Claw, Dusty Lightswitch, Wednesday.

Cocktail Cove, Buford. 770-932-5000. Texas Hold 'em, today; karaoke/live music, Friday and Saturday; Texas Hold 'em, Sunday; bingo, Monday; Texas Hold 'em, Tuesday.

Copper Pot, Clarkesville. 706-839-1055. Peggie Hoskins, today. 

The Crimson Moon, Dahlonega. 706-864-3982. Tom & Julie, today; Amy Henderson, Friday; EJ Kight, Saturday; traditional music jam, Sunday.

The Dam Bar, Buford. 678-546-7535. Good Times Karaoke, today; Audio Cage, Friday; The Mike Veal Band, Saturday; Good Times Karaoke, Sunday-Monday; Doc Mojo, Wednesday.

The Earl, Atlanta. Tova Rinah & the Way Home, Tyler Lyle, Besides Daniel, today; Dropsonic, Ponderosa, It's Elephant's, Friday; Sleepy Sun, Lesbian Afternoon, Damon Moon and the Whispering Drifters, Saturday; Fruit Bats, Sunday.

Eddie's Attic, Decatur. 404-377-4976. CC Booker III, Friday; David Onley, Kate Campbell, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Caroline Herring,
Claire Holley, Saturday; Marshall Chapman, Sunday; Clay Cook, Tuesday; Lucy Wainwright-Roche, Wednesday.

Elmo's, Gainesville. 770-531-9711. Bike night, today.

Grapes & Hops Bar & Bistro, Flowery Branch. 770-965-9145. Betty Seni, Friday-Saturday.

Harbor Lights, Gainesville. 770-887-3080. Karaoke, today; acoustic singles and duos, Friday; Elvis, live music, Saturday; Texas Hold 'em, Wednesday.

Lakehouse Bar & Grill, Flowery Branch. 770-967-4979. Wii game challenge, today; Seven and Seven, Friday; Wii games, poker, Monday; Karaoke, Tuesday, poker, Wednesday.

Locos Grill, Gainesville. 770-534-5771. The Last Minute Band, Friday; open mic night, Saturday.

Luna's, Gainesville. 770-531-0848. Steve Jade, Friday; The Jam Jazz Band, Saturday.

Monkey Barrel, Gainesville. 770-297-0116. The Retro Rockitz, Friday; Gary Franklin, Saturday.

The Melting Point, Athens. 706-433-1929. Ben Deignan, today; Holman Autry Band, Friday; Reeves Gabrels and his Imaginary Friends, Wednesday.

La Parilla, Dahlonega. 706-867-7155.

La Parilla, Oakwood. 770-297-0811.

Onstage Event Center, Dahlonega. 706-864-9119. College night, today; teen night, Saturday; Bluegrass day, Sunday.

Peachtree Tavern, Atlanta. 404-842-1700, Ext. 3179. Groove Factor, Friday.

Pizza Pub, Buford. 770-831-0272. King Daddy Polecats, today; Texas Hold 'em, Saturday-Sunday; karaoke, Saturday, Wednesday.

Prime Parc, Buford. 678-482-2125. Peggie Hoskins, Friday; April Cummings, Saturday.    

Pueblos, Dahlonega. 706-867-7155. Chad Bowmar, today.

Red Light Cafe, Atlanta. 404-874-7828. Packway Handle Band, today; Parks McIntosh, Chelsea Szegidewicz, Halfmast, Friday; King Richards, Sunday Best, Years of Sorrow, Saturday; open mic, Wednesday.

Scott's on the Square, Gainesville. 770-536-1111. Monica Spears, Friday. 

Shane's Rib Shack, Flowery Branch. 770-965-0123. Trivia, Tuesday; Texas Hold 'em, Wednesday; trivia, Thursday; Nip Green Trio, Friday; live music, Saturday.

Shenanigans, Dahlonega. 706-482-0114. Tim O'Donovan, Friday; Shucking for Shamrocks benefit for MDA Saturday-Monday: Tina Harvey, Stoned Sandwich, Russ Grindle, Jerry and Jason Poiles, Sara Dan Jones, Jim Noe, Gabe Russo, Saturday; Brenden and Friends, Russ Grindle, Jerry and Jason Poiles, Tom Coolidge, Karaoke, Sunday; Tom and Julie, Wavy Space, Monday. 

Southside Bar & Grill, Helen. 706-878-2291. Live music, DJ, karaoke, Friday-Saturday; karaoke, Sunday; open mic, Monday; karaoke, Tuesday-Wednesday.

Tabby's Irish Pub, Buford. 404-483-0518. Trivia, today; Texas Hold 'em, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday; open mic, Tuesday.

The Top of Gainesville, Gainesville. 770-536-3759. Adult entertainment, DJ music, Tuesday-Saturday.

Triple Play, Buford. 678-741-3030. Live music, Friday; King Daddy Polecats, Saturday; Texas Hold 'em, Monday; karaoke, Wednesday.

Variety Playhouse, Atlanta. 404-524-7354. Lee Scratch Perry, today; The Rippingtons, Saturday.

Wild Bill's, Duluth. 678-473-1000. DJ, Saturday.

Wild Wing Cafe, Gainesville. 770-536-9177. Trivia, today; Liquid Fuzz, Friday; Ransom, Saturday; open mic, Sunday; karaoke, Tuesday; game show trivia, Wednesday.

Wylie's Restaurant, Dahlonega. 706-867-6324. Stone Sandwich, today; Mike Gleen, Friday; Bryan Alano, Saturday.