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Take in some live music in the Treasure Valley this week

Get your country fix with Texas music sensation Casey Donahew on Wednesday, Dec. 6, at Knitting Factory.
Get your country fix with Texas music sensation Casey Donahew on Wednesday, Dec. 6, at Knitting Factory. Provided by Knitting Factory

Here’s what’s happening in live entertainment at Treasure Valley bars and restaurants from Dec. 1-7.

Bar 365, Riverside Hotel: Sat: Billy Braun, 5-7:30 p.m. Sun: Mood Swing, 5-7:30 p.m. Mon: Swingin’ with Ellie, 5-8 p.m. Tue: Brook Faulk, 5-8 p.m. Wed: Steve Eaton, 5-8 p.m. Thu: Douglas Cameron, 5-8 p.m. 2900 W. Chinden Blvd., Boise. 208-343-1871.

Bella Aquila: Sun: Ken Harris, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thu: Kevin Kirk, 6-8 p.m. 775 S. Rivershore Lane, Suite 100, Eagle. 208-938-1900.

Buffalo Club: Fri-Sat, Thu: The Saloonatics, 9 p.m. Thu: free dance lessons by High Desert Swing Dance Club, 7:30-8:30 p.m. 10206 Fairview Ave., Boise. 208-321-1811.

Chandlers Steakhouse: Fri: Chuck Smith Trio w/Matt Short, Linus Enoksson, Scott Reuser, 8:30-11:30 p.m. Sat: Clay Moore Trio w/Emily Stanton, Jon Hyneman, Shayla Lewis, 8:30-11:30 p.m. Sun: The Sidemen, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Mon: Mike Rosenthal, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Tue: Mike Rosenthal, 5-7 p.m., Chuck Smith Trio w/Chris Galli and Scott Reuser, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Wed: Mike Rosenthal, 5-7 p.m., Chuck Smith Trio w/Linus Enoksson and Scott Reuser, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Thu: Chuck Smith, 5-7p.m., Ben Burdick Trio w/Amy Rose, Mike Seifrit, Jon Hyneman, 7:30-10:30 p.m. 981 W. Grove St., Boise. 208-383-4300.

China Blue: Thu: Trill Thursday’s EDM Club Nights, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $5; free for ladies. 100 S. 6th St., Boise. 208-338-6604.

Destination 112: Sat: Ken Harris and Rico Weisman, 7-9:30 p.m. 112 13th Ave. S., Nampa. 208-461-0113.

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. 208-629-6314.

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. 208-345-7557.

High Note Cafe: Fri: Whitaker and Oliver, 7 p.m. Sat: Ana Lete, Luke Messimer, 7 p.m. Mon: Poetics Boise open mike, 7 p.m. (signups at 6:30 p.m.). Tue: Whiskey Ginger Christmas (stories, songs, comedy), 8 p.m. Thu: Megan Nelson, 6 p.m. 225 N. 5th St., Boise. 208-429-1911.

Highlands Hollow Brewhouse: Wed: Brad Aggen, 6-9 p.m. 2455 Harrison Hollow Lane, Boise. 208-343-6820.

Knitting Factory: Fri: Aaron Watson, Jon Wolfe, 8 p.m., $18/$20. Sat: 94.9 The River Concert for Cause, 8 p.m. (sold out). Tue: Big Gigantic, Brasstracks, 8 p.m., $25/$28. Wed: Casey Donahew, 8 p.m., $18/$20. Thu: Chad Prather, 8 p.m., $18-$24. 416 S. 9th St., Boise. 208-367-1212.

Liquid: Fri-Sat: Steven Briggs, 8 and 10 p.m., $15. Sun: Steven Briggs, 8 p.m., $12. Mon: comedy roast battle, 8 p.m. Wed: comedy open mike, 7:30 p.m. (signups at 7 p.m.). Thu: Heath Harmison, 8 p.m., $12; comedy open mike hosted by Sophie Hughes and KC Hunt, 9:30 p.m. 405 S. 8th St., Boise. 208-941-2459.

Lost Grove Brewing: Tue: lit. open mike night, 6-9 p.m. 1026 S. La Pointe St., Boise. 208-286-2258.

Neurolux: Sat: Night Heron, Aphorist, 9 p.m., $5. Sun: Korgy & Bass, LadyTramp, Oso Negro, 9 p.m., $5. Tue: Weltesser, Body Void, Piss Angel, 8 p.m., $7. 111 N. 11th St., Boise. 208-343-0886.

Ochos: Fri: Salsa dancing with beginner lesson 8:30-9:30 p.m., open dancing 9:30 p.m.-1 a.m., $8 includes lesson, $5 after 9:30 p.m. 515 W. Idaho St., Boise. 208-866-2640.

The Olympic: Fri: The What Four, Pinehurst Kids, No!, 7 p.m., $5. Sat: Stubborn Son, Marshall Poole, Fort Harrison, 7 p.m., $8. Wed: Them Coulee Boys, Fall Creek String Band, The Trees The Trees, 7 p.m., $5. 1009 Main St., Boise. 208-342-0176.

O’Michael’s Pub & Grill: Sat: Blaze & Kelly, 8-11 p.m. 2433 N. Bogus Basin Road, Boise. 208-342-8948.

Orphan Annie’s Bar & Grill: Fri: Jeannie Marie, 7-11 p.m. 801 Everett St., Caldwell. 208-455-2660.

Pengilly’s Saloon: Sat: Tauge and Faulkner, 8:45 p.m. Mon: open mike with Rebecca Scott and Emily Tipton, 8 p.m. Tue: The Suburbans, 8:45 p.m. Wed: Andrew Sheppard Band, 8:45 p.m. Thu: Frim Fram Four, 8:45 p.m. 513 W. Main St., Boise. 208-345-6344

The Ranch Club: Fri: Andy Byron and The Lost River Band, 9 p.m. Sat: Brook Faulk Band, 9 p.m. 3544 W. Chinden Blvd., Garden City. 208-342-2600.

Reef: Fri: Moody Jews, Sunset Goat, 10 p.m., $5. 105 S. 6th St., Boise. 208-287-9200.

Rembrandts: Wed: Michael Laky, 6:30-8:30 p.m. 93 S. Eagle Road, Eagle. 208-938-1564.

Revolution Center: Tue: Big Head Todd and The Monsters, 7:30 p.m., $25-$55. Wed: Deorro, 8 p.m., $15-$35. 4983 Glenwood St., Garden City. 208-938-2933.

Sockeye Grill & Brewery: Fri: Friday Night Jam, 7 p.m. Tue: Casey Kristofferson, 7 p.m. 3019 N. Cole Road, Boise. 208-658-1533.

Sofia’s Greek Bistro: Wed: Ken Harris and Carmel Crock, 6-9 p.m. 6748 N. Glenwood St., Boise. 208-853-0844.

Tom Grainey’s: Sat: Sol Seed, 10 p.m., $5. 109 S. 6th St., Boise. 208-345-2505.

Whiskey Jacques: Fri: Old Death Whisper, 9 p.m., $5. Sat: Actual Depiction, 9 p.m., $5. Tue: Casey Donahew Band Album Release Party, 9 p.m., $22/$25. 251 N. Main St., Ketchum. 208-726-5297.

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