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Boise area bar, nightlife listings: June 10-16

Singer-songwriter James McMurtry returns to Boise on June 13 at Neurolux as part of his “Back At It” tour.
Singer-songwriter James McMurtry returns to Boise on June 13 at Neurolux as part of his “Back At It” tour.

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: Sean Hatton, 5-8 p.m. Sat: Rebecca Scott, 5-8 p.m. Mon: Tom Taylor, 5-8 p.m. Tue: Ryan Wissinger, 5-8 p.m. Wed: Brandon Pritchett, 5-8 p.m. Thu: Shon Sanders, 5-8 p.m. 2900 W. Chinden Blvd., Boise. 343-1871.

Berryhill: Fri: Rex Miller and Rico Weisman, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Sat: Ken Harris and Rico Weisman, 6-10 p.m. Wed: Lawson Hill, Rex Miller and Rico Weisman, 6:30-9:30 p.m. 121 N. 9th St., Boise. 387-3553.

Bodovino: Fri: Desirae Bronson, 5-8 p.m. Mon: Carter Freeman, 6-9 p.m. 404 S. 8th St., Boise. 336-8466.

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: Frank Marra, 5:30-7:30 p.m., John Jones Trio, 8-11 p.m. Sat: Frank Marra, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Chuck Smith Trio w/Nicole Christensen, 8-11 p.m. Sun: Clay Moore and Chuck Smith, 6-9 p.m. Mon: Chuck Smith, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Tue: Esteban Anastasio, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Chuck Smith Trio, 8-11 p.m. Wed: Jeremy Stewart, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Chuck Smith Trio, 8-11 p.m. Thu: Jeremy Stewart, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Ben Burdick Trio w/Amy Rose, 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.

Crowbar: Fri: Black Bass, 10 p.m. Sat: Sandra Collins, 10 p.m. 107 S. 6th St., Boise. 345-2505.

The District Coffee House: Fri: Kit Fox and Taylor Wilson, 7:30 p.m. Sat: Youngest of Elders, 7:30 p.m. 219 N. 10th St., Boise. 343-1089.

The Drink Waterfront Grill: Sun: Boise Blues Society Blues Jam Session, 3-6 p.m. 3000 N. Lakeharbor Lane, Boise. 853-5070.

El Gallo Giro: Thu: The Entertainers, 6-8 p.m. 5285 Glenwood St., Garden City. 321-0355.

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: Boise Voice Xtravaganza, 8 p.m., $5-$25. 621 Main St., Boise. 345-7557.

High Note Cafe: Fri: Molly Hardin, 7 p.m. Sat: Dale Cavanaugh, 7 p.m. Mon: open mike, 7 p.m. 225 N. 5th St., Boise. 429-1911.

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

Knitting Factory: Fri: Blistered Earth, Hand of Doom, Traitors Gate, 8 p.m., $10/$12. Sat: Salsa Idaho Festival, 9 p.m., $20. Wed: Blue October, Danny Malone, 8 p.m., $23.50. 416 S. 9th St., Boise. 367-1212.

Liquid: Fri-Sat: Keith Barany, 8 and 10 p.m., $12. Sun: Keith Barany, 8 p.m., $10. Mon: Punk Monday, 9 p.m. Tue: Dr. Haas’s 10 minute Showcase, 8 p.m., $5. Wed: comedy open mike, 8 p.m. (signups at 7 p.m.). Thu: Tim Northern, 8 p.m., $10; comedy open mike hosted by Mikey Pullman, 9:30 p.m. 405 S. 8th St., Boise. 941-2459.

Neurolux: Fri: Black Mountain, 7-11 p.m., $15; DJ Verstal, 11 p.m.-2 a.m. Sat: Absynnian Flag, Deep Creeps, Torn Anus, 7-11 p.m., $8/$10. Sun: Joe Purdy, Garrison Starr, 7-11 p.m., $15. Mon: James McMurtry, Forest Beutel, 7-11 p.m., $17/$20. Tue: Soft Kill, Pro Teens, 7-11 p.m., $5. Thu: Nothing, Culture Abuse, Wrong, 7-11 p.m., $12/$14. 111 N. 11th St., Boise. 343-0886.

O’Michael’s Pub & Grill: Sat: Old Dogs and New Tricks, 9 p.m. Tue: Steve T. and Kent P., 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: Sherpa, 7-10 p.m. Wed: Kayleigh Jack, 7-10 p.m. 733 S. Pioneer St., Boise. 344-0011.

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

Piper Pub & Grill: Fri: Emily Tipton, 8 p.m. Sat: Doug Cameron, 8 p.m. Wed: Rebecca Scott, 7:30-9:30 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: Tue: Rabbit Wilde, 9 p.m., $5. Thu: Falling Doves, Great States, 9 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.

The Sandbar, Riverside Hotel: Fri: Spencer Batt, 2-5 p.m.; Coberly, Town and Day, 6-9 p.m. Sat: Jean Cardeno, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Shot Glass, 2-5 p.m., TBA, 6-9 p.m. Sun: Sean Trujillo, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Idaho Jazz Society Talent Showcase, 2-5 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. Mon: Blaze ‘n’ Kelly, 6-9 p.m. Tue: Music Box, 6-9 p.m. Wed: Steve Eaton, 6-9 p.m. Thu: Gary and Cindy Braun, 6-9 p.m. 2900 W. Chinden Blvd., Boise. 343-1871.

Sockeye Grill & Brewery: Sat: Soul Kitchen, 7-10 p.m. 12542 W. Fairview Ave., Boise. 322-5200.

Sockeye Grill & Brewery: Fri: Bernie Reilly Band, 7-10 p.m. Tue: Wayne White, 7-10 p.m. 3019 N. Cole Road, Boise. 658-1533.

Tom Grainey’s: Sat: Soul Serene, 10 p.m. Thu: Face the Blast (metal night), 10 p.m. 109 S. 6th St., Boise. 345-2505.

Visual Arts Collective: Mon: Barrows, Ealdor Bealu, Epistolary, 9 p.m., $5. 3638 Osage St., Garden City. 424-8297.

Whiskey Jacques: Fri: Christie Huff, 9 p.m., $5. Sat: Blistered Earth, 9 p.m., $7/$10. 251 N. Main St., Ketchum. (208) 726-5297.

WilliB’s: Sat: Hecktor Pecktor, 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

Salsa Idaho Festival: June 11, Knitting Factory. Bay Area-based Candela Salsa Band will help make this Boise’s top tropical Latin night of the year.

James McMurtry: June 13, Neurolux. Gritty, evocative storyteller also is excellent guitarist.

Blue October: June 15, Knitting Factory. Alt-rock band is best known for hits “Hate Me” and “Into the Ocean.”