Alpine 1954 Goodyear Ave., Ventura, 650-1213. Thu.: Parley, Ride From A Stranger, This Side of a Nightmare, Katsumoto, 7 p.m. Sat.: Entropy, Bad Reaction, Dogends, Citizens on Patrol, Cuntastrophy, 6:30 p.m. Tue.: Lower Class Brats, Bad Samaritans, A Global Threat, Monster Squad, 7 p.m.

Andy’s Seafood 550 E. Surfside Dr., Port Hueneme, 488-9533. Thu.: Steve Hill, 5 p.m.

Billy O’s 2819 E. Main St., Ventura, 652-0327. Thu. & Fri.: Karaoke hosted by Richard Burns Sat.: The Midtown Revival featuring Los Paranoiaz

Bombay Bar & Grill 143 S. California St., Ventura, 643-4404. Thu.: Mini Driver w/ DJ SIN’RG Fri. & Sat.: Joey Peate, 5:30 p.m., DJ SIN’RG (Up Front), DJ PJ (Club Oasis) Sun., Tue. & Wed.: Kool Karaoke w/ Leigh

The Canyon 28912 Roadside Dr., Agoura, (818) 879-5016. Thu.: The Spazmatics w/ Greg G. & DJ Noel Fri.: Blondie w/ Test Your Reflex followed by Boogie Knights Sat. & Sun.: REO Speedwagon w/ Shane Alexander

Capistrano’s 2101 Mandalay Beach Rd., Oxnard, 984-2500 ext. 569/984-4269. Fri. & Sat.: Tim Buley, 8:30 p.m. Sun.: Jeanne Tatum & Co.

Deer Lodge 2261 Maricopa Hwy., Ojai, 646-4256. Sun.: New Year’s White Glow Gala featuring Studebakers, 8:30 p.m.

The Drink 281 W. Main St., Ventura, 643-9378. Thu.: Roots Revolution featuring Mikey Dread, Trails of Fire and Livity Soundstation w/ DJ Ambassador Jr.

Garden Terrace 1002 E. Ojai Ave., Ojai, 646-1133. Fri.: Jazz Fridays with James Antunez and Jimmy Calire, 6 p.m.

Golden China 760 S. Seaward Ave, Ventura, 652-0688. Thu.-Wed.: Karaoke, 8:30 p.m.

Harbor Sports Lounge @ Carrow’s 2401 Harbor Blvd., Ventura, 642-3780. Sat.: Karaoke

Hi Cees BBQ Café 1591 Spinnaker Dr. #115, Ventura, 650-7773. Thu.: West Coast Project, 6 p.m. Sat.: Baby Sister, 5 p.m. Sun.: Blue Stew, 2 p.m.

It’s All Good 533 E. Main St., Ventura, 641-9951. Thu.: Groove Universe Cowboys Fri.: Idle Hands Sat.: Unkle Monkey Sun.: New Year’s Eve featuring Runs With Scissors Mon.: Acoustic Open Mic hosted by Maximum Bob Tue. & Wed.: TBA

J.J. Brewsky’s 2433 Ventura Blvd., Camarillo, 482-5249. Sun.: The Bobby Hart Band, 10 p.m.

Jonathan’s at Peirano’s 204 E. Main St., Ventura, 648-4853. Sun.: DJ Bruce Barrios

La Dolce Vita 740 S. B St., Oxnard, 486-6878. Thu.: Karaoke w/ Leigh, 9 p.m. Wed.: Comedy/Improv Night, 8:30 p.m.

Lobster Trap 3605 Peninsula Rd., Oxnard, 985-6311. Fri.: Open Jam Session, 8 p.m.

Mai’s Café & Da Aloha Lounge 2815 E. Main St., Ventura, 644-2800. Fri. & Sat.: Dion’s Comedy Club, 8 p.m.

Maravilla Lounge @ Ojai Valley Inn & Spa 905 Country Club Rd., Ojai, 646-5511. Thu.-Sat.: Joanne Crandall, 6 p.m.

Nicholby’s 410 E. Main St., Ventura, 653-2320. Thu.: Perfectly Luscious Promotions presents Ventura’s Official College Night Rah Entertainment featuring DJ Rik, MC Endo, 9 p.m. Fri.: Friday Night Dance Party featuring DJ J Scratch, MC Endo, 9 p.m. (Main Room), DJ Myron (Alibi Lounge) Sat.: The Body Shop featuring DJs Myron, Fred Rock, MC Endo, 9 p.m. (Main Room), DJ Rik, 10 p.m. (Alibi Lounge) Sun.: New Year’s Eve Champagne Toast featuring DJs Fred Rock, Soundwave hosted by Santiago Mon.: Salsa Instruction followed by Salsa Dancing, 6:30 p.m.

O’Leary’s Side Bar 6555 Telephone Rd., Ventura, 644-4619. Fri.-Sun.: Pop-O-Matics

Outlaws Grill & Saloon 2167 Pickwick Dr., Camarillo, 484-3691. Thu. & Tue.: Karaoke hosted by Rockin’ Robin Fri.: Mini Driver Wed.: DJ Christopher J (hip-hop, dance, slam)

Oxnard Performing Art Center 800 Hobson Way, Oxnard, 486-2424. Fri.: Holiday Happening featuring the Monotones, the Capitols, the Crystals, 5 p.m.

Port Royal 3900 Bluefin Circle, Oxnard, 382-7678. Sun.: Loren Richards

Puerto Nuevo Restaurant 3600 S. Saviers Rd., Oxnard, 247-1131. Fri.: Mariachi Camarillo, 7 p.m. Sat.: Bobby D, Jan Garfinkle Band, 7 p.m. Sun.: Mariachi Camarillo, 11:30 a.m., Teknoss, Pablo Orozco, 6 p.m.

Ruby’s Café 350 Oxnard Blvd., Oxnard, 486-2169. Fri.: La Tropical featuring DJ Prince (salsa, merengue, cumbia) Sat.: Adrenalina featuring DJ Orbs (rock, reggae, pop) Tue.: Salsa Night, 8 p.m.

The Shores 1031 Harbor Blvd., Oxnard, 984-5533. Thu.: Karaoke with Susan Fri. & Sat.: Raywood Wed.: Open Mic Night with Raywood

Spectrum Bar & Restaurant 2800 S. Harbor Blvd. #B, Oxnard. Thu., Sat. & Tue.: Live unplugged music, 6 p.m.

Star Lounge 343 E. Main St., Ventura, 648-4709. Fri.: Held Over Sun.: Esquires Sat.: Karaoke with Ashley, 9 p.m.

Whale’s Tail 3950 Bluefin Circle in Channel Islands Harbor, Oxnard, 985-2511. Fri. & Sat.: DJ Sun.: Raw Silk, 4 p.m.

Wine Lover’s 1067 Thompson Blvd., Ventura, 652-1810. Sun.: New Year’s Rockin’ Red Glow Gala featuring Maximum Bob, 5 p.m.

Zoey’s Café 451 E. Main St., Ventura, 652-1137. Thu.: Bluegrass Jam, 6 p.m. Sat.: E-Rok & Blacklight, 8 p.m. Sun.: Randy Rich & the Ravens