going out

Published Jan 3, 2014 at 12:01AM

ToDAY

Jan. 3

MATT WAX: Electronic music; 5 p.m.; Bishops Barbershop, 130 N.W. Oregon Avenue, Bend; 541-647-2703.

DIY GUITAR FEST: An open-mic night to offer local guitar players a 10-minute performance on stage; call for performance information; free; 6 p.m., 5:30 p.m. signups; Tower Theatre, 835 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-317-0700 or www.towertheatre.org.

HILST & COFFEY: Chamber-folk; 6 p.m.; Dudley’s Bookshop Cafe, 135 N.W. Minnesota Ave., Bend; 541-749-2010.

PAUL EDDY : Twang-pop; 6 p.m.; Pure Kitchen, 550 NW Franklin Ave, Suite 118, Bend; 541-383-8182.

OKAIDJA & Shokoto: The Portland band performs West African music as part of Mt. Bachelor’s Apres Ski Bash series; free; 6 p.m.; Crow’s Feet Commons, 875 N.W. Brooks St., Bend; 541-728-0066 or www.crowsfeetcommons.com.

RARE BOOTS: Acoustic Americana; 6:30-9 p.m.; Bend Brewing Company, 1019 N.W. Brooks St.; 541-383-1599.

ALLAN BYER PROJECT: Folk and Americana; 7-9 p.m.; Velvet, 805 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-728-0303.

DJ CODI CARROL: Electronic music, with body painting by Natalie Fletcher; 8 p.m.; The Astro Lounge, 939 N.W. Bond St., Bend; www.astroloungebend.com or 541-388-0116.

THE MENTORS: The notorious shock-metal band performs, with E.F.A., High Desert Hooligans and The Confederats; $5; 8 p.m.; Big T’s, 413 S.W. Glacier Ave., Redmond; 541-504-3864 or www.reverbnation.com/venue/bigts. (Story, Page 6)

ACOUSTIC MINDS: The Portland pop-synth-rock band performs; free; 9 p.m.; Dojo, 852 N.W. Brooks St., Bend; 541-706-9091 or www.dojobend.com.

SATURDAY

Jan. 4

PAUL EDDY : Twang-pop; 6 p.m.; Wild Rose, 150 N.W. Oregon Ave., Bend; 541-382-0441.

LIVE COMEDY SHOW: Bend Comedy presents comedian Lonnie Bruhn; $10; 7 p.m.; Volcanic Theatre Pub, 70 S.W. Century Drive, Bend; 541-323-1881 or www.bendcomedy.com.

IMPROV COMEDY NIGHT: Triage and Reality Benders improvisation troupes make up scenes and characters from audience suggestions; $5; 7:30 p.m.; Greenwood Playhouse, 148 N.W. Greenwood Ave., Bend; 541-771-3189 or www.bendimprov.com.

DELTA HALOS: The Medford-based indie-soul band performs; free; 8-9:30 p.m.; Silver Moon Brewing & Taproom, 24 N.W. Greenwood Ave., Bend; 541-388-8331 or www.silvermoonbrewing.com.

STAND UP COMEDY SHOWCASE: Featuring Brad Knowles and Jake Woodmansee; $10; 8-10 p.m.; 2nd Street Theater, 220 N.E. Lafayette Ave., Bend; 541-312-9626 or www.j.mp/ComShow.

TOM VANDENAVOND: The alt-folk singer-songwriter performs, with Blackflowers Blacksun; $5; 8:30 p.m.; Pakit Liquidators, 903 S.E. Armour Road, Bend; 541-389-7047 or www.riseupinternational.com. (Story, Page 7)

2ND HAND SOLDIERS: Reggae, with Familiar Souls; 9-11 p.m.; Blue Pine Kitchen and Bar, 25 S.W. Century Dr., Bend; 541-389-2558 or www.bluepinebar.com.

DJ HARLO: Electronic dance music, with special guests; 9 p.m.-2 a.m.; Dojo, 852 N.W. Brooks St., Bend; 541-706-9091 or www.dojobend.com.

THE MONDEGREENS: The California folk-rock band performs; $3; 10 p.m.; The Astro Lounge, 939 N.W. Bond St., Bend; 541-388-0116 or www.astroloungebend.com.

SUNDAY

Jan. 5

QUIET CULTURE: Indie pop and rock; 7-9 p.m.; Broken Top Bottle Shop & Ale Cafe, 1740 N.W. Pence Lane, Suite 1, Bend; 541-728-0703 or www.btbsbend.com.

BLAZING SONS: Stomping blues-rock, with Quiet Culture; free; 8 p.m.; Volcanic Theatre Pub, 70 S.W. Century Drive, Bend; 541-323-1881 or www.volcanictheatrepub.com.

MONDAY

Jan. 6

MARK RANSOM AND PATRICK PEARSALL: Acoustic folk-pop; 7 p.m.; The Open Door, 303 W. Hood Avenue, Sisters; 541-549-4994.

OPEN MIC: 8 p.m., signups at 7:30 p.m.; The Astro Lounge, 939 N.W. Bond St., Bend; 541-388-0116.

TUESDAY

Jan. 7

LONG TALL EDDY: Twang-rock; 6 p.m.; The Blacksmith Restaurant, 211 N.W. Greenwood Ave., Bend; 541-318-0588.

WEDNESDAY

Jan. 8

BROTHERS AND SISTER: The Allman Brothers tribute band performs; free; 7 p.m.; McMenamins Old St. Francis School, 700 N.W. Bond St., Bend; 541-382-5174 or www.mcmenamins.com. (Story, Page 6).

COUNTRY KARAOKE: 7 p.m.; Maverick’s Country Bar & Grill, 20565 Brinson Blvd., Bend; 541-325-1886.

OPEN MIC: 7-9 p.m.; River Rim Coffeehouse, 19570 Amber Meadow Drive, Suite 190, Bend; 541-728-0095.

MICHAEL LEWIS MARTINEZ: Acoustic pop; 10 p.m.; The Astro Lounge, 939 N.W. Bond St., Bend; 541-388-0116.

THURSDAY

Jan. 9

BLUE LIGHT SPECIAL: Bluegrass duo; 5-7 p.m.; The Lot, 745 N.W. Columbia St., Bend; 541-610-4969.

RENO AND CINDY HOLLER: Pop; 5-8 p.m.; Faith, Hope and Charity Vineyards, 70450 N.W. Lower Bridge Way, Terrebonne; 541-526-5075.

NECKTIE KILLER: Ska; 7-10 p.m.; McMenamins Old St. Francis School, 700 N.W. Bond St., Bend; 541-382-5174.

THE CALIFORNIA HONEYDROPS: The California soul-pop band plays the Sisters Folk Festval’s Winter Concert Series; $20 plus fees in advance, $25 at the door; $10 plus fees for students in advance, $10 at the door; 7 p.m., doors open at 6:30 p.m.; Sisters High School, 1700 W. McKinney Butte Road; 541-549-4979 or www.sistersfolkfestival.org. (Story, Page 3)

OPEN MIC: 8 p.m.; Northside Bar & Grill, 62860 Boyd Acres Road, Bend; 541-383-0889.

LADIES NIGHT WITH MC MYSTIC: 9 p.m.; The Astro Lounge, 939 N.W. Bond St., Bend; 541-388-0116.

SECOND SON AND GRIT & GRIZZLE: Modern bluegrass; $5; 9 p.m.; Volcanic Theatre Pub, 70 S.W. Century Drive, Bend; 541-323-1881.

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