7R GUEST RANCH, 2290 Little Wolf Creek Road, Wolf Creek, 235-4207 has music every Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening starting around 6 p.m. featuring Ron Adams singing your favorite dancing and easy-listening tunes. No cover
BENNY’S BISTRO, 108 E. 6th Ave., 443-0105. Tim Drackert, on guitar, Thursday, Oct. 4. Kevin Mathews, vocals, and Jim Madden, on piano, Friday, Oct. 5.
THE BETSY, 217 Broadway, Townsend, 266-9911. Frequently has live music.
BLACKFOOT RIVER BREWING CO., 66 S. Park, 449-3005. 907 Britt 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7.
CHUBBY’S, 9 N. Main, Clancy, 933-5547. Karaoke, 9 p.m. Saturdays. No cover.
EAGLES POST #16, 801 Fee St., 442-4279 has dance instructor Tim Pattison giving dance instruction Monday nights, 7:30 to 9 p.m. Call 227-7540 for details.
EAST HELENA VFW, 113 E. Main, East Helena, 227-8163. Karaokee with Jam Entertainment Thursdays. Often has live music on weekends. “Rabbit” Sauter plays country, rock ‘n’ roll and golden oldies every Sunday, 3 to 7 p.m.
ELKS LODGE, 330 Lola, 442-6980, Burgers on Wednesday nights and Steve Rains on the piano bar. Tim Pattison, offers drop-in dance instruction every Wednesday from 7:30 to 9 p.m.
HAP’S, 1505 Railroad Ave., 443-2804. Karaoke Sunday and Tuesday nights 8:30 p.m.
HUB COFFEE, 314 N. Last Chance Gulch, 422-1102. Hosting Wilbur Rehmann screening the film, “A Great Day in Harlem,” on famous jazz performers, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9.
IZAAK’S RESTAURANT, 105 Bridge St., Craig; 235-3456. Check in for live music.
JACKSON CREEK SALOON, Montana City, 443-2866, has Jason Sleed and Second Debut 8 p.m. Friday and By Request hosts a DJ dance Saturday at 8. No cover.
JESTER’S BAR, 200 N. Rodney, 457-8258. Jester’s Bar has live music most Fridays and Saturdays.
LEWIS & CLARK BREWERY, 1517 Dodge, 442-5960. Open mic is Mondays night. Aran Buzzas performs 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, Agave Blues, 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, New Road (Tammie Jones and Jon Flynn), Thursday, Oct. 11. For music schedule and bookings go to: www.lewisandclarkbrewing.com.
LONGHORN SALOON (Howard Johnson Hotel), 2101 E. 11th Ave., 443-2300. Dan Hunthausen and the Travelin’ Dogs plays roots/folk/ rock Wednesdays 9 p.m. to midnight. No cover.
MILLER’S CROSSING, 52 S. Park Ave., 442-3290. Disc jockey Calvin playing a wide range of music 9:30 p.m. Saturdays.
MONTANA CLUB, 6th and Fuller Ave., 442-5980. Music schedule at http://mtclub.org. The fall and winter season of Jazz Nights offers music by Doug Turman, Oct. 10. Music 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. every Wednesday in the Lounge or Rathskeller. Free to members and $5 nonmembers. Missoula’s Tom Catmull Acoustic Trio joins forces with Bozeman group Tumbledown House in the Rathskeller Saturday, Oct. 6. Doors open 7:30 p.m. $10 at door.
ON BROADWAY, 106 E. Broadway, 443-1929. Live jazz most Thursdays.
RED LION COLONIAL HOTEl MARTINI’S LOUNGE, 2301 Colonial Drive, 443-2100. J.D. “Rabbit” Sauter every Friday night 8 to 11 p.m. playing country, oldies but goodies, light R& R.
THE RIALTO, 52 N. Main, 442-1890. DJ every Friday and Saturday. Dan Hunthausen and the Travelin’ Dogs perform 7 to 10 p.m. the first Friday of the month. Wednesday, Ladies Night; Thursday, College Night.
RILEY’S IRISH PUB, 15 W. Sixth Ave., 495-9067. Karaoke Wednesday nights at 7 p.m. Helena Irish Session livens up Thursday nights at 6:30 p.m., with Irish dancers the second and fourth Thursday of the month. Typically has live music weekend nights.
STAGGERING OX, in the Lundy Center, 443-1729. The String Beings preside over a folk and bluegrass jam on Tuesdays, 6 to 8 p.m. Bluegrass night with North Hill 6-9 p.m., Friday, Oct. 5. Talented blues guitarist Scott Holt performs 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6. For info: www.road-dawg.com/talent_Scott_Holt.html. Online calendar at http://staggeringox.com/helena/events
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