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Take in some live music in the Treasure Valley this week

Soul and blues singer/songwriter John Nemeth will play the Sapphire Room at the Riverside Hotel on Tuesday, Sept. 20, and Wednesday, Sept. 21.
Soul and blues singer/songwriter John Nemeth will play the Sapphire Room at the Riverside Hotel on Tuesday, Sept. 20, and Wednesday, Sept. 21.

Artistblue Gallery: Sat: Wheelhouse, 2-4 p.m. 1509 Caldwell Blvd., Suite 1175, Nampa. 467-3643.

Balcony Club: Thu: Salsa dancing, 9 p.m.-midnight, $5, includes lessons at 8 p.m. 150 N. 8th St., Boise. 336-1313.

Bar 365, Riverside Hotel: Fri: Shon Sanders, 5-8 p.m. Sat: Zach Forsman, 5-8 p.m. Sun: Ryan Wissinger, 5-8 p.m. Tue: Rebecca Scott, 5-8 p.m. Wed: Dan Costello, 5-8 p.m. Thu: Douglas Cameron, 5-8 p.m. 2900 W. Chinden Blvd., Boise. 343-1871.

Bella Aquila: Sun: Kevin Kirk, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. 775 S. Rivershore Lane, Suite 100, Eagle. 938-1900.

Berryhill: Fri-Sat: Rex Miller and Rico Weisman, 5:30-9:30 p.m (Fri), 6-10 p.m. (Sat). Wed: Pamela DeMarche Trio, 6:30-9:30 p.m. 121 N. 9th St., Boise. 387-3553.

Buffalo Club: Fri-Sat, Thu: The Saloonatics, 9 p.m. Sun/Thu: free dance lessons by High Desert Swing Dance Club, 7:30-8:30 p.m. 10206 Fairview Ave., Boise. 321-1811.

Chandlers Steakhouse: Fri: Mike Rosenthal, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Quinn Van Paepeghem Trio w/Nicole Christensen, 8-11 p.m. Sat: Mike Rosenthal, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Chuck Smith Trio w/Misty Dawn Taylor, 8-11 p.m. 981 W. Grove St., Boise. 383-4300.

China Blue: Thu: Trill Thursday’s EDM Club Nights, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $5; free for ladies. 100 S. 6th St., Boise. 338-6604.

Crooked Fence Brewing: Fri: Douglas Cameron and John Fricke, 7-9 p.m. 3705 Idaho 16, Eagle. 286-9463.

Crowbar: Wed: Gin and Juice, 10 p.m. Thu: Konnexion Monthly, 10 p.m.. 107 S. 6th St., Boise. 345-2505.

The Eclypse Bar: Fri: Rann, Marching to Sirens, Pop Overkill, 8 p.m., $5. 5467 N. Glenwood St., Garden City. 284-2051.

Fatty’s Bar: Fri: rotating DJs, 9 p.m.-close. Sat: DJ Zuz, 9 p.m.-close. Tue: DJ Slieb, 9 p.m.-close. Wed: DJ Zuz, 9 p.m.-close. 800 W. Idaho St., Boise. 629-6314.

Hannah’s: Fri-Sat, Wed: Rocci Johnson Band, 9:30 p.m.-close. Thu: DJ Ankid, 9:30 p.m.-close. 621 Main St., Boise. 345-7557.

High Note Cafe: Fri: Soma, 7 p.m. Sat: Chris Darby, 7 p.m. Mon: Poetics Boise, 7 p.m. (signups at 6:30 p.m.). Wed: Gabe Hess, 7 p.m. Thu: “Almost There” comedy open mike night, 7 p.m., Sad Horse, For F*cks Sake, 9 p.m. 225 N. 5th St., Boise. 429-1911.

Highlands Hollow Brewhouse: Wed: Hillfolk Noir, 6:30-9:30 p.m. 2455 Harrison Hollow Lane, Boise. 343-6820.

Knitting Factory: Sat: The Nixon Rodeo, Dying Famous, Abaasy, We Were Giants, 8 p.m., $8. 416 S. 9th St., Boise. 367-1212.

Liquid: Fri-Sat: Chad Heft, 8 and 10 p.m., $12; free open mike, midnight. Sun: Chad Heft, 8 p.m., $10. Mon: Punk Monday, 9 p.m. Tue: Insert Foot Theater’s Improv Jam, 8 p.m., $10. Wed: comedy open mike, 7:30 p.m. (signups at 7 p.m.). Thu: Emma Arnold, 8 p.m., $10; comedy open mike, 9:30 p.m. (signups at 9 p.m.). 405 S. 8th St., Boise. 941-2459.

Lock, Stock & Barrel: Fri: Billy Braun, 5-7 p.m. Sat: Limehouse Trio, 7-9 p.m. Wed: Pat Folkner, 7-9 p.m. Thu: Sons of Thunder Mountain, 7-9 p.m. 1100 W. Jefferson St., Boise. 336-4266.

Neurolux: Fri: So Long to Summer Comedy Special w/Sean Peabody the Hawaiian Comedian, 8:30 p.m., $10; DJ Dusty C, 11 p.m.-2 a.m. Sat: Deep Sea Diver, Animal Eyes, 7:30 p.m., $10/$12; DJ Stardust Lounge, 11 p.m.-2 a.m. Mon: Uncle Acid and The Deadbeats, Danava, The Shrine, 7 p.m., $10/$12. Tue: The Ghost Wolves, The Sound of Urchin, Glenn Mantang and The Guardians of Virginity, 7 p.m., $5. Thu: El Ten Eleven, Mylets, 7 p.m., $12/$14. 111 N. 11th St., Boise. 343-0886.

The Olympic: Fri: Marshall Poole, Stubborn Son, Gipsy Moon Rise, 7 p.m., $5. Sat: Matt Hopper and The Roman Candles, 7 p.m., $5. Tue: Logan Hone’s Similar Fashion, 7 p.m., $5. Wed: Liquidlight, Marquina, Get Wet, 7 p.m., $10. 1009 Main St., Boise. 342-0176.

O’Michael’s Pub & Grill: Sat: Ophelia, 9 p.m. Tue: Michaela French, 5:30 p.m. Thu: open mike with Uncle Chris, 7-10 p.m. 2433 N. Bogus Basin Road, Boise. 342-8948.

Orphan Annie’s Bar & Grill: Fri: Jeannie Marie, 7-11 p.m. Sat: Dee Hisel, 7-11 p.m. 801 Everett St., Caldwell. 455-2660.

Payette Brewing Co.: Fri: Oktoberfest with seven-piece polka band, 6-9 p.m. Sat: Hokum Hi-Flyers, 6-9 p.m. Wed: Soul Serene, 6-9 p.m. 733 S. Pioneer St., Boise. 344-0011.

Pengilly’s Saloon: Fri: Hillfolk Noir, 8:45 p.m. Sat: Chicken Dinner Road, 8:45 p.m. Mon: open mike with Rebecca Scott and Rob Hill, 8 p.m. Tue: The Ringtones, 8:45 p.m. Wed: Tylor and The Train Robbers, 8:45 p.m. Thu: Frim Fram Four, 8:45 p.m. 513 W. Main St., Boise. 345-6344.

Piper Pub & Grill: Fri: Shon Sanders, 8 p.m. Sat: Doug Cameron, 8 p.m. 150 N. 8th St., Suite 200, Boise. 343-2444.

The Ranch Club: Wed: DJ Bonz, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. 3544 W. Chinden Blvd., Garden City. 378-7363.

Reef: Sat: Buku, Scoops, Phantom Rest, 10 p.m., $7-$10. Tue: Chrome Sparks, Roland Tings, 9 p.m., $10/$12. Wed: Brandon Pritchett, 8 p.m. 105 S. 6th St., Boise. 287-9200.

Rendezvous: Fri: Pamela DeMarche, 6-9 p.m. 1117 E. Winding Creek Drive, Eagle. 939-1911.

Rice: Thu: Sally Tibbs and Kevin Kirk, 6-9 p.m. 228 E. Plaza Drive, Eagle. 939-2595.

The Sandbar, Riverside Hotel: Fri: Music Box, 2-5 p.m., New Transit, 6-9 p.m. Sat: RandomAcX, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Limehouse, 2-5 p.m., The Oliphants, 6-9 p.m. Sun: Andrew Hove, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Innocent Man, 2-5 p.m., Pamela DeMarche and Friends, 6-9 p.m. Mon: Fiona Luray, 6-9 p.m. Tue: Gabe Hess, 6-9 p.m. Wed: Steve Eaton, 6-9 p.m. Thu: Music Box, 6-9 p.m. 2900 W. Chinden Blvd., Boise. 343-1871.

Sapphire Room, Riverside Hotel: Fri: The Abba Show, 7:30 p.m. (sold out). Sat: Rooftop Revolution, 7:30 p.m., $10-$15 advance, $15-$20 door. Sun: The Abba Show (encore performance), 7:30 p.m., $27-$33 advance, $32-$38 door. Tue-Wed: John Nemeth, 7:30 p.m., $28-$33 advance, $33-$38 door. 2900 W. Chinden Blvd., Boise. 343-1871.

Sockeye Grill & Brewery: Fri: Ben Burdick Trio, 7-9:30 p.m. Tue: Wayne White, 7-9:30 p.m. 3019 N. Cole Road, Boise. 658-1533.

Sockeye Grill & Brewery: Sat: Richard Soliz, 7-9:30 p.m. 12542 W. Fairview Ave., Boise. 322-5200.

Spacebar Arcade: Sat: Third Space Saturday with DJ I.G.A. The Independent Grocer, 10 p.m.-1 a.m. Monthly all-vinyl DJ night. 200 N. Capitol Blvd., Boise. 918-0597.

Sun Ray Cafe: Sat: Blues Addicts, 7-10 p.m. 1602 N. 13th St., Boise. 343-2887.

Tom Grainey’s: Sat: Yak Attack, 10 p.m. Tue: Blind Mice, 10 p.m. Wed: 6th Street Shuffle, 10 p.m. 109 S. 6th St., Boise. 345-2505.

WilliB’s: Fri: This End Up, 8 p.m. Sat: Zack Quintana Band, 8 p.m. Tue: all ages open mike, 7 p.m. 12505 W. Chinden Blvd., Boise. 331-5666.

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Michael Deeds recommends

Chad Heft: Friday through Sunday, Liquid. The comedian is recording his Boise shows for an album. Here’s your chance at audience fame.

John Nemeth: Tuesday and Wednesday, Sapphire Room. The big-voiced soul and blues singer returns to the city where he grew up.