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SB SAVANNAH BLUES Voted Best Blues Bar!! Happy Hour 4-9

Never A Cover!

Wed, Oct. 19

The Hitmen

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$1 PBR

Thurs, Oct. 20

Bottles & Cans

$1 Well & Dom Draft for Ladies

Fri, Oct. 21

Music Menu


Acoustic Singer/Songwriter Showcase Monthly event hosted by Lauren Lapointe (who also performs), bringing together local, regional and national artists. This lineup includes: guitarist John Powers, a S a v a n n a h F o l k M u s i c S o c i e t y mainstay; N.C.’s Vicki Blankenship, whose haunting material has been compared to that of Neil Young; and young regional Hendrix acolyte Dylan Kight. Thurs., 7:30 pm, The Sentient Bean.

“Bluesology” Lecture/Concert Lecture and concert by slide guitar master J. Howard Duff. He’ll discuss the evolution of the blues from the 1930s Delta style through the ‘60s Chicago sound and on through to today’s rock and roll. Sat., 7 pm, Mars The Real Estate Store (Bluffton) - FREE TO ALL AGES.

Clavinet-heavy jam quartet that lists The Mahavishnu Orchestra and Herbie Hancock as influences on their bouncy melodies. Sat., Savannah Blues.

Newly reconfigured local R & B trio that offers danceable shuffles and solid, rocking, guitar-based Chicago-style blues. Fri., Savannah Blues.

Acoustic guitar duo offering mainstream pop, rock and country hits. Wed., 7 pm, Driftaway Café (Sandfly).

‘Chief’ Longtime solo cover artist (and vocalist in The JoJa Band) who knows thousands of popular tunes. Sat., 7 pm, Uncle Bubba’s Oyster House.

Happy Hour Every Day ‘til 9:30 ✶ 2 for 1 Wells ✶ $1 Domestic Drafts

The Train Wrecks Ladies Night: 2 for 1 Wells & Shooters • $1 Domestic Drafts • No Cover for Ladies

Eric Culberson Blues Band

$2 Jaeger, Cuervo,

Friday Oct 21

Escape Vehicle

Tues, Oct 25

Saturday Oct 22

Red Moon

Open Mic w/ The Hitmen

Monday Oct 24

S.I.N. Night: $1 off everything (w/ pay stub)

Mon-Fri 5pm-3am Sat 3pm-3am 206 W St. Julian St.


Tuesday Oct 25 Wednesday Oct 26

High Velocity Southern rock covers and originals. Some of the band backed up Molly Hatchet’s Danny Joe Brown). Fri. - Sat., 9 pm, Silver Dollar Bar & Grill (Hwy 204).

Mama’s Mojo

Thursday Oct 20

Green Mossy Runoff

Quirky rock, country and soul covers (from Jerry Reed to AC/DC) from members of Superhorse, GAM and Hot Pink Interior. Sat., 10 pm, Finnegan’s Wake (formerly O’Connell’s Irish Pub).

Cosmos Mariner

Voted Savannah’s Best Live Music

Wednesday Oct 19

The 8-Tracks

Singing acoustic guitarist (pop and rock covers) with an intense manner. Wed., 7 pm, Pogy’s Bar & Grill Jucifer (photo by Michael Stipe) (Richmond Hill) + Fri. Sat., 9 pm, The Bayou Louder than bombs male/female bass Café + Fri. - Sat., 5:30 pm & Sun., 4 pm, and drums duo from Athens with an interThe Warehouse. national rep for eerie, sensual metallic soundscapes. First show in ages from this local jamFri., 10 pm, The Jinx. oriented college rock group. Sat., B & B BIlliards/The Cellar. Polished electric blues – formerly known as The Ignitors. Sat., Pogy’s Bar & Grill (Richmond Hill).


Sat, Oct 22

Mon, Oct 24

Chuck & Bucky

Rough and edgy Delta-style blues that’s equal parts Tom Waits, T-Model Ford, Hound Dog Taylor and The Black Keys. Thurs., Savannah Blues + Fri. - Sat., Mercury Lounge.



$5 Jaeger Bombs $2 Cuervo

Bottles & Cans

Thomas Claxton


Pocket Change

Belly Full

by Jim Reed

College Night • 2 for 1 wells • $1 Dom. Drafts (w/ College ID)

Kind Bud Fridays $2 Bud Bottler

Turtle Open Mic Night w/ Red Moon 2 for 2’sday: 2 for 1 all night, & Free Pool

Greg Williams Ladies Night: 2 for 1 Wells & Shooters • $1 Domestic Drafts • No Cover for Ladies

Coming Soon: Oct. 28 & 29-Eric Culberson Blues Band Nov. 5- Project/Object w/ Ike Willis & Napolean Murphy Brock performing the music of Frank Zappa

305-307 W. River Street • 233-2444

Roger Moss “Straight Up With A Twist” – a refreshing cabaret-style jazz show of popular American songs from one of the area’s most celebrated vocalists. Sat., 9 pm, The Mansion on Forsyth Park.

The Round Table (CD Release) Farewell concert from one of the more interesting and dedicated emo-tinged indie-rock acts to emerge from the greater Savannah area in recent memory. Kindred DIY spirits Estrela, Chevy Chase Stabbed The King, Erich Defeo and Chelsea Logue play as well. Fri., Starland CCA (2424 Bull St.) - ALL AGES.

Three’s Company (P-Groove) With Perpetual Groove perpetually on the road (they recently played Japan!), about the only way folks in Savannah can see these local jam-band heroes is in stripped-down lineups or side projects – like this one. Sat., Locos Deli & Pub.

Voodoo Soup Hard-grooving blues-rock and soul from this tight, jam-influenced local group featuring members of The Permanent Tourists and The Greg Williams Band. Sun., 9 pm, Mercury Lounge. ◗

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