ABBI'S COFFEE MILL: 403 Furys Ferry Road, Martinez; 651-9111.
ADAMS LOUNGE: Augusta Inn and Conference Center, Interstate 20 at Washington Road; Karaoke tonight, DJ on Sunday and Keith Gregory on Tuesday; 738-8811. lns
AJ'S BAR AND GRILL: 4314 Wrightsboro Road; jukebox daily; 863-2206.
ALEX'S RESTAURANT AND SPORTS BAR: 3160 Wrightsboro Road; DJ Tech tonight-Saturday; Long Island ice tea night tonight and free beer night on Friday; 739-0000. su (
AMERICAN LEGION POST 205: 2102 Highland Ave.; 733-4069.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 63: 90 Milledge Road; fried chicken dinner and dance with Flashback band on Friday; 733-5184.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 178: 3219 Richmond Hill Road; 793-1724.
ATHENS RESTAURANT AND TAVERNA: 246 Bobby Jones Expressway, Martinez; $4.95 pitcher of Bud, Bud Light and Miller Light tonight and Saturday, $1 draft of Bud, Bud Light and Miller Light Sunday and Monday, $4.95 pitcher of Bud, Bud Light and Miller Light Tuesday and $1.95 Super Mug of Bud, Bud Light and Miller Light Wednesday; 868-1508.
AUGUSTA ELKS LODGE: 205 Elkdom Court; 860-3223.
BACKYARD TAVERN: 218 S. Belair Road; karaoke with Jim Brennecke on Friday; 869-8695.
THE BEE'S KNEES: 211 10th St.; Meditate on This tonight, Projections and Selections on Friday, Jazz Sessions with Moniker on Saturday, 12 Tone Lounge on Tuesday and A Listening Room Session with Shaun Piazza on Wednesday; 828-3600.
BORDERS BOOKS MUSIC & CAFE: 257 Robert C. Daniel Jr. Parkway; Eryn Eubanks 8-10 p.m. Friday, Paul Gordon 8-10 p.m. Saturday and CD Release Party for David Owen on Sunday; 737-6962.
THE BREAK ROOM: 1593 Whiskey Road; Preston and Weston 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Friday; karaoke contest 9:30 p.m. Saturdays, 25 cent wings, $1 off domestic pitcher and $10 for beer buckets nightly, $1 Tuesdays with $3 fee per hour for pool, $1 off appetizers and $5 domestic pitcher; 50 cents imports and $1 off premium pitchers, 99 cents draft and $10 domestic beer bucket on Wednesday; (803) 649-7045. un
CADILLAC'S: 3328 Washington Road; 364-2234. sln
CHARLIE O'S: 2320 Gordon Highway; Louie and The Bandits Saturday; 737-0905
CLUB ARGOS: 1923 Walton Way; 481-8829.s
CLUB CONTINUUM: 943 Ellis St.; Playalistic Thursdays, with $2 Cuervos and $5 16-ounce Long Island ice teas and sex on the beach drinks; 722-2582.
CLUB 706: 2623 Deans Bridge Road; 771-1817. su
CLUB VELVET: 2306 Gordon Highway; men's night tonight with men and military women admitted free; ladies admitted free until 10 p.m. Friday; dress to impress Saturday; card games Monday; happy hour to midnight Tuesday; ladies' night Wednesday with ladies admitted free; no ball caps or tennis shoes on weekends; old school and new school music with DJ nightly; for 25 and over; 738-5980. su
COCONUTS: 469 Highland Ave.; drink and drown Thursday with $7 all you can drink well drinks; Miss Coconut bikini contest Friday; and DJ Tim with three-for-one drink specials Saturday; 364-0786. s
CORK & BULL PUB: 1925 Whiskey Road, Aiken; karaoke Thursdays; (803) 649-5239. n
THE COLISEUM: 1632 Walton Way; 733-2603. ns
COTTON PATCH: 816 Cotton Lane at Riverwalk Augusta; John Kolbeck on Friday, Jason Sabo and Michael Baideme on Saturday and Mike Thomas with Trivia on Wednesday; 724-4511. l
COYOTE'S: 2512 Peach Orchard Road; free dance lessons Friday-Saturday and happy hour 7-9 p.m.; 560-9245. l
CROSSROADS: 11th Street, between Broad and Ellis streets; 821-3366. l
CUE AND BREW: 2854 Washington Road; happy hour 4-8 p.m. daily; 737-6008.
CUZ'S BAR: 1979 Tobacco Road; 790-4623. u
FIVE PINES SALOON: 2301 Gordon Highway; 738-3273.
GREENE STREETS: 402 11th St.; karaoke six nights a week; 823-2002. n
HIGHLANDER: 133 Georgia Ave., North Augusta; Ty Friday; 278-2796. lu
HONKY TONK: 1602 Gordon Highway; DJ Dougie tonight, DJ Doug Romanella on Friday and Saturday; 560-0551. s
JEREMY'S: 3415 Wrightsboro Road; DJ Dick Thursday and ladies night with free admission for women to 11 p.m.; military appreciation days Friday and Saturday with free admission with military with ID to 11 p.m.; 733-9611.
JOE'S BAR AND GRILL: 900 Main St. South, New Ellenton, S.C.; Blues Express and pool tournament Friday, happy hour daily; (803) 652-3769.
JOE'S UNDERGROUND: Ruskin tonight, Eldorado Deluxe Friday, Joe Stevenson Saturday, Happy Bones Monday, Keith Gregory Tuesday and Wednesday; 724-9457.lu
INFIELD SPORTS BAR & GRILL: 719 Main St., New Ellenton; pool tournament tonight, karaoke contest on Friday, live entertainment Saturday and pool league on Tuesday; (803) 652-1142.
LAST CALL: 2701 Washington Road, behind Windsor Jewelers; Drink and Drown Friday and Masters Recovery Party on Saturday; 738-8730. s
LIMELITE CAFE: 1137 Agerton Lane; Matt and Kevin trivia tonight and Saturday, Sports trivia with Steve at 11:30 p.m. Monday, pool tournament at 11 p.m. on Wednesday, drink specials and happy hour beginning at 8:30 p.m. on trivia nights and drink specials on Monday with bottled beer and mixed drinks; 731-0220. u
LITTLE HONKY TONK: 1602 Gordon Highway; pool league tonight, Heavy Dose band and blind draw tournament on Friday, dart leagues on Monday, pool tournament and blind draw tournament on Tuesday, dart leagues and pool tournament on Wednesday; 560-0551. lu
LUCKY LADY'S BAR AND GRILL: Gordon Highway, between Fort Gordon gates 1 and 2; The Bullet Band Friday and Saturday; 651-0110. lnu
METRO A COFFEEHOUSE: 1054 Broad St.; 722-6468.
MICHAEL'S RESTAURANT AND PIANO BAR: 2860 Washington Road; Marilyn Adcock Tuesdays-Saturdays; 733-0913. nl
MISS CAROLYN'S BAR AND GRILL: 2416 Windsor Spring Road; Horizon Band on Friday; karaoke with Brenda on Saturday, darts and pool Monday and pool on Wednesday; 798-6969. lu
MI RANCHO: 4645 Jefferson Davis Highway, Clearwater; Jason Sikes Friday and karaoke Saturday; (803) 593-3850.
MODJESKA: 813 Broad St.; DJ Kenny Ray tonight, The Flavour Shoppe with DJ Ty Bess and CD Release Party on Friday, Bangin' with DJ Carlitos Saturday and Theology on Tap Wednesday; 303-9700. s
MAYO'S TOWN TAVERN: 7669 Atomic Road; DJ Friday; (803) 471-9244. s
THE PLAYGROUND: 873 Broad St.; 724-5399. un
THE POURHOUSE: 1285 Broad St.; karaoke with Pourhouse Friends tonight, New Day Friday and The Recaps featuring Sassy Brass on Saturday; 724-0632. ln
ROBBIE'S SPORTS BAR: 2834 Washington Road; 738-0866. u
SAFARI LOUNGE: 3608 Richland Ave. W., Aiken; karaoke with Jay tonight and Saturday, shag night and live D.J. Friday, shag lessons with Johnny and Judy Turner on Monday; and ballroom dance lessons on Wednesday (803) 641-1100. sn
SHANNON'S: 300 Shartom Drive, off Washington Road; karaoke with Peggy tonight, Bart Bell Friday, Shelly Watkins Sunday; 860-0698.
SOUL BAR: 984 Broad St.; 724-8880. www.soulbar.com; 724-8880. s
SQUEAKY'S TIP-TOP: 2596 Central Ave.; Mike Chick Saturday,738-8886.
STILLWATER TAP ROOM: 974 Broad St.; David Childers and the Modern Don Juans Friday, The Drovers Saturday; 826-9857. lu
SWEET DREAMIN PUB AND LOUNGE: Belvedere-Clearwater Road, Clearwater; karaoke and DJ with Shane and Terry tonight, DJ and karoake with Tracy Goodwin Friday and DJ and karaoke with Helen Hydrick Saturday; (803) 593-8302. un
T.G.I. FRIDAY'S: 2800 Washington Road; Brandon Bower Sunday; 736-8888.
TIME PIECEZ: 730 Broad St.; Fish bowl party with drink specials and ladies get in free until 11 tonight, drink specials Friday and 80's Night on Saturday; 828-5888. s
TOUCH OF CLASS: 3129 Damascus Road; 737-4845. s
VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 649: 2430 Windsor Spring Road; Kathy Lynn Friday, True Country Saturday; 790-4282.
VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 3200: 1 Gun Club Road; steak night; 736-9046.
VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 5877: South Carolina Highway 19, Aiken; (803) 648-0119.
VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 10601: 250 Hudson Road; (803) 649-5781.
WHEELER TAVERN: 3664 Wheeler Road; DJ Buddy Tonight-Saturday; darts Sunday-Monday; 868-5220.
WHISKEY JUNCTION: 1212 Whiskey Road, Aiken; Pit Boss Saturday and Sunday, karaoke Sunday; (803) 649-0794. lns
BLUES AND JAZZ
ANDY'S, 548 Broad St.; open jam tonight and Scott Holt Friday, April 30; 722-6212. ls
BLIND PIG: 1251 Broad St.; Pat Blanchard and $2 Bud Lite Night tonight, Big Al and the Heavyweights Friday, Shameless Dave and the Miracle Whips Saturday, F and B Night Monday and Tuesday, and Blues Torpedos Wednesday, drink special daily; 722-7335. lu
D. TIMM'S JAZZ CAFE: 302 Sixth St.; The Section every Tuesday-Saturday; 774-9500. ls
CAFE DU TEAU: 1855 Central Ave. 733-3505. l
PARTRIDGE INN: 2110 Walton Way; 737-2428. ls
THE PRIVATE "I": 2507 Thomas Lane at Jennings Road; 793-9944. ls
SMITTY'S LOUNGE: 1815 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.; Oldies but Goodies tonight, happy hour with $1 beer as long as it lasts on Saturday and Blues' night on Monday; 722-6670. l
THE COUNTRY RANCH: 2510 Storm Branch Road, Beech Island; Southwind Friday, karaoke Saturday, NASCAR Sunday; (803) 867-2388. lun
FISHBOWL LOUNGE: 2248 Lumpkin Road; karaoke Friday and Saturday; 790-6810. nu
FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES NO. 1197:1999 Scott Road; 790-8040.
HIDEAWAY LOUNGE II: 3165 Gordon Highway; 869-1080.
SILVER BULLET LOUNGE: 2423 Milledgeville Road; Live Band tonight through Saturday and karaoke on Wednesday, $2 bar drinks 8:30-11 p.m. tonight and Wednesdays; 737-6134. ln
AIKEN BREWING CO.: 140 Laurens St. S.W., Aiken; (803) 502-0707.
THE HAVEN: 912 Broad St.
THE HANGNAIL GALLERY: 306 Eighth St.; Estrela CD Release Show, Burns Out Bright, Chelsea Logue, The Residence, Eve Gray and Scars Make Better Stories on Friday and The Kinison, Red Tape and Zolof The Rock and Roll Destroyer; 722-9899.
SURREY TAVERN: 471 Highland Ave; Laura Blackley tonight, Soul Dimensions on Friday and Saturday; 736-1221.
SHOW YOUR FACE
We need publicity photos of local bands. Don't have your own photos? Local bands can have photos made for use in Applause. Call Steven Uhles at (706) 823-3626 to set up an appointment. Also, if you are in a local band and have a compact disc you would like to have featured in Applause, send it with a publicity photo to Applause, The Augusta Chronicle Newsroom, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903. Send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (706) 823-3626.