FRIDAY 1/9Jim Mize and the Germans
, always worth seeing, are a late booking at White Water, 10 p.m., $5
All the tried and true Arkie pols will be glad-handing at the Gillet Coon Supper
(Gillet High School Gym, 507 Champion), 7:30 p.m., $20.
Rowdy rock 'n' rollers (including the Times' own Paul Peterson on drums) Josh the Devil and Friends
hold it down for the late night set at Midtown, 12:30 a.m., $5.
Local acoustic singer/songwriter Paul Sammons
shares the bill with Johnny Rocket and Solstice at Juanita's, 10 p.m., $7 (open to ages 18 and older).
Long-tenured cover band Unpainted Arizona
headlines at Cajun's, 9 p.m., $5.
Local blues rockers the Pope County Bootleggers
play Cornerstone Pub for the first time, 9 p.m., $5.
Multi-instrumentalist Tonya Leeks
brings her band to the Afterthought, 9 p.m., $7.
Standout Bay Area hip-hop DJ Lady Fingaz
headlines Killswitch Revolution at 8 p.m., $5, at Revolution, of course.
Memphis' rockabilly throwbacks the Dempseys
return to Sticky Fingerz, 8:30 p.m., $7.
Blue-eyed soul man Big John Miller
comes to the Afterthought with his band, 9 p.m., $7.
At Discovery, Balance and Jiminy Kick It
man the ones and twos in the clubs, while g-force
keeps it moving in the lobby, midnight, $10.
Local country-rockers Hwy 5
headline at Juanita's with Nik and Sam, 9 p.m., $7.
Cornerstone regulars St. Leroy & the Martyrs
play good time rock, 9 p.m., $5.