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Aaron 'A+' Wilson, center, a local musician and host of 'Soul on Sunday' at the Iron Post in Urbana, plays drums with blues artist Lucious Spiller, left, during the second annual Prairie Crossroads Blues Society blues fest on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at the Champaign County Fairgrounds in Urbana.

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Bands, comedians, trivia, DJs and more. Here’s your guide to a night on the town.

THURSDAY, Aug. 15

BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL: Jimmy Davis, 7 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Shed Brothers, 6 p.m.; C-U Comedy’s “The Open Mic,” (stand up comedy show; all signups in advance, jesse@cucomedy.com), 9 p.m.

HOULIHAN’S: John Stevens (Patio Play), 6:30 p.m.

IRON POST: Matthew Miller Quartet, 7 p.m.

THE OFFICE II: Thursday Trivia Night, 7 p.m.

RIGGS BEER COMPANY: Mid-October (pop-folk duo), 6 to 8 p.m.

ROSE BOWL TAVERN: Hobnob String Band (bluegrass, newgrass, blues, calypso, groove-grass, oldtime, newtime; Thursday Happy Hour), 5 p.m.

SENATOR’S INN AND PUB, Savoy: Fame Fantasy Karaoke/Dance Party hosted by DJ Dirk Dion, 9 p.m.

FRIDAY, Aug. 16

BLACKBIRD URBANA: Brad Wheeler Group (Friday Jazz Happy Hour), 5 to 7 p.m.; DJ Belly (Friday Night Vibe), 8 p.m.

CLARK BAR: The Blues Deacons, 6:30 p.m.; Karaoke with Shockwave Entertainment, 10 p.m.

HUBER’S: Big Creek Guitar Band, 8 p.m.

THE ICE HOUSE: Gloria Roubal, 8 p.m.

IRON POST: Jeff Helgesen Quintet, 5 p.m.; Not for the Faint of Heart, 9 p.m.

MONARCH BREWERY COMPANY, Monticello: Lunar Halos (the ladies of the MoonDogs along with Victoria Woolen-Danner), 7 p.m.

NEIL ST. BLUES: Emmaline and Ryan, 6:30 p.m.

ROSE BOWL TAVERN: Angie Heaton & The Fights, 7 p.m.; Bottle Rockets, 8 p.m.; DJ Horsecorn Cole, 10 p.m.

SENATOR’S INN AND PUB, Savoy: Fame Fantasy Karaoke/Dance Party hosted by DJ Dirk Dion, 9 p.m.

SILVERCREEK RESTAURANT: Live music, 5:30 p.m.

SOMA ULTRALOUNGE: C-U Comedy Club presents comedian Dan Frigoletti from New York City (HBO, Bob & Tom, and more), 9 p.m.

SATURDAY, Aug. 17

BLACKBIRD URBANA: The Mighty Pines, 9 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Groove Avenue Band, 6:30 p.m.; Karaoke with Shockwave Entertainment, 10 p.m.

HUBER’S: The Double Dots, 8 p.m.

IRON POST: Sam Gingher, 6 p.m.; The Filthy Janes, 10 p.m.

ROSE BOWL TAVERN: The Claudettes with Water Between Continents, 7 p.m.

SENATOR’S INN AND PUB, Savoy: Fame Fantasy Karaoke/Dance Party hosted by DJ Dirk Dion, 9 p.m.

SUNDAY, Aug. 18

CLARK BAR: Gavin Stolte for brunch, 10:30 a.m.

GUIDO’S BAR AND GRILL: Trivia Night (team size, one to six players, free, gift cards to Guido’s for winning teams, GeeksWhoDrink.com), 7 p.m.

IRON POST: Hot Club of Urbana, 7 p.m.

RIGGS BEER COMPANY: Hops and Hymns, 6 p.m.

ROSE BOWL TAVERN: Surreal Deal, 8:32ish p.m. more or less.

ROUTE 45 WAYSIDE, Pesotum: Killer Bee Honey (summer concert series held on Wayside’s Outdoor Stage), 1 to 4 p.m.

MONDAY, Aug. 19

CANOPY CLUB: Open Mic Night with Mike Ingram, 8 p.m.

GUIDO’S BAR AND GRILL: Free blues dancing and lesson (BluesCENTRAL, beginner-friendly lesson, 6 to 7 p.m.), 7 to 9 p.m.

IRON POST: Derick Cordoba Organ Quartet, 7 p.m.

ROSE BOWL TAVERN: Urbana Hootenanny, hosted by Emily McKown and Dustin Norder (acoustic open mic night/all musicians welcome), 8 p.m.

TUESDAY, Aug. 20

BLACKBIRD URBANA: Free N’ Fun Bingo, 6 to 8 p.m.; Karaoke Tuesday, 8 p.m.

BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL: Tuesday Live Jazz at Boomerangs, 7 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Free bingo, 6 p.m.

EL TORO BRAVO: Billy Galt and Jeff Kerr, 6:30 p.m.

FAT CITY BAR AND GRILL: Trivia Night, 7 p.m.; Karaoke, featuring DJ Halen, 9 p.m.

IRON POST: Church Street Ramblers, 7 p.m.

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 21

BLACKBIRD URBANA: Wednesday Night Spotlight featuring a house band composed of Ian Shepherd, Mitchell Killough, Jesse Brown and Clayton Thompson with a guest artist, 9 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Trivia with Kris and Friends, 7 p.m.; C-U Comedy’s “The Open Mic,” (stand up comedy show; all signups in advance, jesse@cucomedy.com), 9 p.m.

FAT CITY, THE CITY CENTER: DJ Halfdead playing current and classic country dance music (free line dancing and lessons with an instructor), 8:30 p.m., dance to close.

IRON POST: McNeill Quartet, 6 p.m.; James Mock Fusion Quintet, 8 p.m.; Jazz jam, 10 p.m.

THE OFFICE II: Free N’ Fun Bar Bingo, 6 p.m.

SENATOR’S INN AND PUB, Savoy: Fame Fantasy Karaoke/Dance Party hosted by DJ Dirk Dion, 9 p.m.

THURSDAY, Aug. 22

BLACKBIRD URBANA: The Dry Look, Puddle Splasher (NYC), Capys, LLYN, 8 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Lou DiBello, guitar, 6 p.m.; C-U Comedy’s “The Open Mic,” (stand up comedy show; all signups in advance, jesse@cucomedy.com), 9 p.m.

HOULIHAN’S: Doty and Dexter (Patio Play), 6:30 p.m.

IRON POST: Peter Tijerino Nonet, 7 p.m.

THE OFFICE II: Thursday Trivia Night, 7 p.m.

ROSE BOWL TAVERN: Hobnob String Band (bluegrass, newgrass, blues, calypso, groove-grass, oldtime, newtime; Thursday Happy Hour), 5 p.m. ; Broad Comedy Open Mic, 8 p.m.

SENATOR’S INN AND PUB, Savoy: Fame Fantasy Karaoke/Dance Party hosted by DJ Dirk Dion, 9 p.m.