120 Diner

120 Church St. 416-792-7725

120diner.com (full schedule)

Every Tue 7-11pm Lisa Particelli’s Girls’ Night Out jazz jam with Peter Hill (piano), Ross MacIntyre (bass) PWYC. October 1 6pm Annie Bonsignore. October 2 6pm Jim Gelcer. October 3 6pm Ros Kindler. October 4 6pm Shannon Butcher & Ross MacIntyre. 8pm Genevieve Marentette. October 8 6pm Carlos Morgan. October 9 6pm Vincent Bertucci. October 10 6pm June Garber. October 15 6pm Heidi Lange sings Paul Simon. October 17 6pm Rebecca Enkin. October 18 6pm Ori Dagan Sings Anita O’Day; 8pm Terra Hazelton. October 22 6pm Ambre McLean. October 23 6pm Peter Campbell. October 24 6pm Brad Cormier & Adam Weinmann. October 25 6pm Heart and Soul; 8pm Freeplay Duo. October 29 6pm Fern Lindzon. October 30 6pm Ryley Murray. October 31 6pm Halloween Party w/ Jeni Walls as Liza Minnelli.


2409 Yonge St. 416-481-6865


All shows: 9pm unless otherwise indicated. Call for cover charge info.

October 2 Taxi. October 3 Soular. October 9 Taxi. October 10 Soular. October 16 Lady Kane. October 17 Lady Kane.

Annette Studios

566 Annette St. 647-880-8378


Every Mon 9:30pm Jazz Jam w/ Jared Goldman Quintet. Suggested donation $12/$9(st).

Artword Artbar

15 Colbourne St., Hamilton. 905-543-8512

artword.net (full schedule)

October 2 8pm The Ault Sisters $15/$10(st). October 8 8pm Vocal jazz jam with Sue Ramsay Trio. October 17 8pm Jazz Cabaret with Colina Phillips (voice), Stacie McGregor (piano) $15. October 21 8pm New Jazz Compositions double bill with the Tom Altobelli Band and the Scott Taplay Band. October 22 8pm John Neudorf and Sophia Perlman (voice) with Adrean Farrugia (piano). October 23 8pm Luanda Jones Trio. October 24 8pm The Worst Pop Band Ever: Adrean Farrugia (piano), Chris Gale (sax), Drew Birston (bass), Tim Shia (drums). October 25 7pm Tjaderama: The Music of Cal Tjader: Randy Stirtzinger (vibes), John Sherwood (piano), Carlos Rodriguez (drums).

Blakbird, The

812b Bloor St. West 647-344-7225

theblakbird.com (full schedule)


2315 Bloor St. W. 416-767-1315


All shows: 19+. Call for reservations.

Castro’s Lounge

2116e Queen St. E 416-699-8272

castroslounge.com (full schedule)

All shows: No cover/PWYC

Every Wed 6pm The Mediterranean Stars.

C’est What

67 Front St. E 416-867-9499

cestwhat.com (full schedule)

October 3, 17, 31 3pm The Hot Five Jazzmakers.

Chalkers Pub, Billiards & Bistro

247 Marlee Ave. 416-789-2531

chalkerspub.com (full schedule)

De Sotos

1079 St. Clair Ave. W 416-651-2109

desotos.ca (full schedule)

Every Sun 11am-2pm Sunday Live Jazz Brunch hosted by Anthony Abbatangeli No cover.

Dominion on Queen

500 Queen St. E 416-368-6893

dominiononqueen.com (full schedule)

Call for cover charge info.

Emmet Ray, The

924 College St. 416-792-4497

theemmetray.com (full schedule)

All shows: No cover/PWYC

October 1 9pm John-Wayne Swingtet: Wayne Nakamura (guitar), Abbey Sholzberg (bass), John Farrell (guitar). October 8 9pm Bossa Tres.

Fat City Blues

890 College St. 647-345-8282

Garage @ CSI Annex, The

720 Bathurst St. 416-619-4621


October 6 ‘Live From the Annex’ monthly Cabaret $15(adv).

Gate 403

403 Roncesvalles Ave. 416-588-2930


All shows: PWYC.

October 1 5pm Joanne Morra & The France St. Jazz Ensemble; 9pm Kristin Lindell Jazz Band. October 2 5pm Ken Taylor: Fixin’s Jazz Trio; 9pm Fraser Melvin Blues Band. October 3 5pm Bill Heffernan and His Friends; 9pm S.O.A. Jazz Band. October 4 5pm Rob Thaller & Joanna Reynolds Jazz Duo; 9pm S.O.A. Jazz Band. October 5 5pm Mike Daley Jazz Trio; 9pm Bruce Chapman Blues Duo with feature guests. October 6 5pm Howard Willett Blues Duo; 9pm Vivia Kay Jazz Duo. October 7 5pm Robert Chapman Jazz Band; 9pm Julian Fauth Blues Night. October 8 5pm Michael Bell and Rob Phillip Jazz Duo; 9pm Kevin Laliberté Jazz & Flamenco Trio. October 9 5pm Kurt Lund Jazz Quartet; 9pm Denielle Bassels Jazz Band. October 10 5pm Bill Heffernan and His Friends; 9pm Ilios Steryannis Jazz Trio. October 11 5pm Anything Goes Jazz Band; 9pm Amber Leigh Jazz Trio. October 12 5pm Leonard Patterson Jazz Trio; 9pm Chris Staig Trio. October 13 5pm Thom Mason Jazz Trio; 9pm Trevor Cape Trio. October 14 5pm Michelle Rumball with Friend; 9pm Julian Fauth Blues Night. October 15 5pm Toronto Jazz Collective; 9pm Annie Bonsignore Jazz Duo or Trio. October 16 5pm Jmondew Jazz Band; 9pm John Wayne Swingtet. October 17 5pm Bill Heffernan and His Friends; 9pm Sweet Derrick Blues Band. October 18 5pm Jeff Taylor and the SLT; 9pm Jonathan Billings Blues Trio. October 19 5pm John Nicholson Jazz Trio; 9pm Rob Davis Blues Duo. October 20 5pm Sarah Kennedy and Matt Pines Jazz Duo; 9pm Jimmy Bryon Band. October 21 5pm Concord Jazz Quintet; 9pm Julian Fauth Blues Night. October 22 5pm Heather Luckhart: Blues/Roots/Jazz Band; 9pm Neil Hendry and Rhonda Stakich Duo. October 23 5pm ZimZum; 9pm John Deehan Jazz Band Feat. Zoe Chilco. October 24 5pm Bill Heffernan and His Friends; 9pm Donné Roberts Band. October 25 5pm Cheryl White Rhythym & Blues Band; 9pm Tiffany Hanus Jazz Band. October 26 5pm David Barrett Solo; 9pm Kalya Ramu Jazz Band. October 27 5pm Tim Shia Jazz Band; 9pm Trac4! with Lesley Lepine. October 28 5pm Rick Maltese: Rick’s Three in One; 9pm Julian Fauth Blues Night. October 29 5pm Rachel Piscione Jazz Band; 9pm David Rubel Music. October 30 5pm Whitney Ross-Barris Jazz Band; 9pm Jazz Forge. October 31 5pm Bill Heffernan and His Friends; 9pm “The Pearl Motel”.

Grossman’s Tavern

379 Spadina Ave. 416-977-7000

grossmanstavern.com (full schedule)

All shows: No cover (unless otherwise noted).

October 1 10:30pm Robertson and Kavanaugh Quartet. October 2 6:30pm “Hold the Bus” with Kevin Bell & Mike Murphy; 10:30pm Combo Royale. October 3 4:30pm The Happy Pals; 10:30pm Damn Neighbours. October 4 4:30pm New Orleans Connection All Star Jazz Band; 10:30pm The National, Blues Jam with Brian Cober. October 5 10pm TGS World Jam. October 6 9:30pm Mz. Debbie & The Don Valley Stompers. October 7 10pm Bruce Domoney.

Habits Gastropub

928 College St. 416-533-7272

habitsgastropub.com (full schedule)

Harlem Restaurant

67 Richmond St. E. 416-368-1920

harlemrestaurant.com (full schedule)

All shows: 7:30-11pm (unless otherwise noted). Call for cover charge info.

October 1, 15 Dirty Jazz. October 2 Madette. October 3 Liz Loughrey & Adrian X. October 5, 12, 19, 26 Neil Brathwaite. October 16 The Jay Danley Ethiojazz Group. October 17 ZimZum. October 23 Kismet Star. October 24 Kristin Fung. October 31 Quisha Wint.

Hirut Cafe and Restaurant

2050 Danforth Ave. 416-551-7560

Every Sun 3pm Open Mic with Nicola Vaughan: folk/country/jazz/world/R&B. October 3 8pm Open Mic Brigade hosted by Robbie Patterson PWYC. October 6, 20 8pm Finger Style Guitar Association PWYC. October 30 9pm Hirut Hoot Cabaret $5.

Home Smith Bar – See Old Mill, The

Hugh’s Room

2261 Dundas St. W. 416-531-6604


All shows: 8:30pm (unless otherwise noted).

October 1 Cheryl Lescom & The Tucson Choir Boys – CD Release $20(adv)/$25(door). October 2 John Primer & The Real Deal Blues Band $27.50(adv)/$30(door). October 6 10am Toronto Ravel $15; 8:30pm Jane Harbury Presents Discoveries $15(adv)/$17(door). October 7 Dan Bern $22.50(adv)/$25(door). October 8 Richard Flohil presents Maria Muldaur $32.50(adv)/$35(door). October 9 Séan McCann (of Great Big Sea) – CD Release $27.50(adv)/$30(door). October 10 Willie Dixon – A Tribute to the Man who was The Blues $30(adv)/$35(door). October 13, 14 5pm Dave Mason’s VIP Experience $169.75; 8:30pm Dave Mason’s Traffic Jam $70(adv)/$75(door). October 15 Van Django $20(adv)/$25(door). October 17 Vienna Teng $20(adv)/$25(door). October 18 Linda McRae – CD Release – Shadow Trails $18(adv)/$20(door). October 19 Kinky Friedman – CD Release -Wandering Star $32.50(adv)/$35(door). October 22 Wendy Lands – CD Release $18(adv)/$20(door). October 23 A Tribute to Jackson Browne $25(adv)/$30(door). October 24 Maria Doyle Kennedy with Kieran Kennedy $25(adv)/$27.50(door). October 25 2pm Ken Whiteley’s Sunday Gospel Matinee $20(adv)/$22.50(door); 8:30pm Al Stewart accompanied by guitarist Dave Nachmanoff $42.50(adv)/$45(door). October 26 Al Stewart accompanied by guitarist Dave Nachmanoff $42.50(adv)/$45(door). October 27 Four Villages Community Health Center presents Motherzz are Starzz Jazz Night $20(adv)/$25(door). October 28 Beppe Gambetta & Tony McManus – CD Release – Round Trip $20(adv)/$25(door). October 29 Paul Brady – CD Release – The Vicar Street Sessions Vol 1 $47.50(adv)/$50(door). October 30 The Woodshed Orchestra – CD Release $15(adv)/$20(door). October 31 Joey DeFrancesco Trio $35(adv)/$40(door).

Jazz Bistro, The

251 Victoria St. 416-363-5299


October 1 9pm George Evans Quartet $15. October 2 9pm The Jim Doxas Trio: Jim Doxas (drums), Paul Shrofel (piano), Fraser Hollins (bass) CD Release: “Blind Leap” $20. October 3 9pm Ariel Pocock (voice, piano) with Adrian Vedady (bass), Jim Doxas (drums) $20. October 4 7pm Adi Braun (voice) with Adrean Farrugia (piano) $20. October 6 8pm Hannah Burgé (voice) CD Release “Green River” with Toni Zorzi (guitar), Robi Botos (keyboards), Paco Luviano (bass), Mark Kelso (drums), Luisito Orbegoso (percussion) $20. October 7 8pm Morgan Davis $10. October 8, 9, 10 9pm Micah Barnes and Friends: “Uptown” - A Tribute to the Appolo Theatre $20. October 13 7pm, 9:30pm Jazz FM Piano series: Claudio Filippini Tickets available from jazz.fm. October 14 8pm David Owen CD Release: “Livin’ Life” $10. October 15 8:30pm Swing Dance Night with Colin Hunter (voice) and the Anthony Terpstra (drums) Seventet: Richard Whitehouse (piano), Dave Field (bass), Paul Tarussov (trombone), John Little (trumpet), Steve MacDonald (tenor sax), Anthony Rinaldi (bari sax) $15. October 16, 17 8:30pm Colin Hunter (voice) with the Joe Sealy (piano) Quartet: Paul Novotny (bass), Daniel Barnes (drums), Alison Young (sax) $15. October 18 7pm Monica Chapman (voice) with Igor Babich (sax), Rebecca Hennessy (trumpet), Nathan Hiltz (guitar), Bill King (piano), Dave Young (bass), Mark Kelso (drums) $12. October 20 7:30pm Charles Di Raimondo (voice) CD Release “My Jazz Adventures” with Bernie Senensky (piano), Dave Field (bass), Frank Difelice (drums) $20. October 21 8pm Ken Whitely $10. October 22 9pm Chrystelle Maechler’s SOA $15. October 23 9pm Alexis Baro (trumpet) Quintet with Jeff King (sax), Stan Fomin (piano), Yoser Rodrique (bass), Ahmed Mitchel (drums) $15. October 25 7pm Judith Lander CD Release “From my Life” $20. October 26 7pm A Tribute Evening Remembering Ray Jessel. October 28 8pm Andria Simone $10. October 29, 30 9pm Sunnie Paxon $20.

Jazz Room, The

Located in the Huether Hotel, 59 King St. N., Waterloo. 226-476-1565

kwjazzroom.com (full schedule)

All shows: 8:30pm-11:30pm unless otherwise indicated. Attendees must be 19+.

October 2 Jason Raso featuring Rowan, Warren & O’Neill $15. October 3 Russ Nolan Quartet (NYC) $18. October 9 Jonathan Chapman Trio $15. October 10 Artie Roth Quartet $18. October 16 Fern Lindzon Trio $15. October 17 George Colligan Trio (NYC) $18. October 22 Sandro Zerafa / Joe Debono Quartet (Paris) $16. October 23 Top Pocket $15. October 24 Mike Murley Trio $18. October 25 4pm Mark Kelso’s Jazz Exiles $20. October 30 Keith Price Trio (Winnipeg) $16. October 31 Brownman plays Michael Jackson $18.

Joe Mama’s

317 King St. W 416-340-6469


Every Tue 6pm Jeff Eager. Every Wed 6pm Thomas Reynolds & Geoff Torrn. Every Thurs 9pm Blackburn. Every Fri 10pm The Grind. Every Sat 10pm Shugga. Every Sun 6:30pm Organic: Nathan Hiltz (guitar); Bernie Senensky (organ); Ryan Oliver (sax), Morgan Childs (drums).


214 King St. W. 416-599-5262

kamaindia.com (full schedule)

All shows: 5pm-8pm.

La Revolucion

2848 Dundas St. W 416-766-0746

restaurantlarevolucion.com (full schedule)

Local Gest, The

424 Parliament St. 416-961-9425

October 4 4:30pm Diane Roblin & Reconnect.

Lula Lounge

1585 Dundas St. W. 416-588-0307

lula.ca (full schedule)

Manhattans Pizza Bistro & Music Club

951 Gordon St., Guelph 519-767-2440

manhattans.ca (full schedule)

All shows: PWYC.

October 1 Joni Nehrita’s ‘Boom’ CD Launch. October 2 Gary Beck and Sideways. October 3 Denise Reis & Friends. October 6, 20 Brad Halls. October 7, 28 Jokela / Vogan / Cooley. October 8, 13 John Zadro. October 9 The Cha Cha Unit. October 10 Elena Kapeleris & Bartosz Hadala. October 11, 14, 22, 27 Paul Taylor (11th with Jamie ‘Giggles’ Mitges). October 23, 25 David Hollingshead (23rd with Jena Lampman). October 29 Karyn Kirkwood Trio.

Mezzetta Restaurant

681 St. Clair Ave. W 416-658-5687

mezzettarestaurant.com (full schedule)

All shows: 9pm, $8 (unless otherwise noted).

October 7 Bill McBirnie (flute) & Louis Simao (guitar): Brazilian Jazz $10. October 14 8pm Dino Toledo (guitar) & Fernando Gallego (voice): Flamenco No cover. October 21 Mike Murley (sax) & Jim Vivian (bass). October 28 Dave Young (bass) & Reg Schwager (guitar).

Monarch Tavern

12 Clinton St. 416-531-5833

themonarchtavern.com (full schedule)

October 12 7:30pm Martin Loomer & His Orange Devils Orchestra $10.

Monarchs Pub

At the Eaton Chelsea Hotel

33 Gerrard St. W. 416-585-4352

monarchspub.ca (full schedule)

All shows: 8pm-midnight. No cover.

October 1 Jerome Godboo. October 7 Laura Hubert. October 8 Bill Durst. October 14 Emily Rockarts Quartet. October 15 Wicked Grin. October 21 Kalya Ramu.  October 22 Ria Reece. October 28 Brownman & Cruzao. October 29 Mackenzie Blues Band.

Morgans on the Danforth

1282 Danforth Ave. 416-461-3020

morgansonthedanforth.com (full schedule)

All shows: 2pm-5pm. No cover.

October 25 Lisa Particelli’s ‘Girls Night Out’ Jazz Jam.


401 Richmond St. W., Main Floor 416-599-7323

musideum.com (full schedule)

October 4 8pm Vox Metropolis presents “Sherlock Jr.” $20. October 8 8pm Heal the Universe $20. October 11 3pm Francine Hailman $20. October 15 8pm Cynthia Tauro $20. October 23 8pm Conrad Gayle $20.

Nawlins Jazz Bar & Dining

299 King St. W. 416-595-1958


All shows: No cover/PWYC.

Every Tue 6:30pm Stacie McGregor. Every Wed 7pm Jim Heineman Trio. Every Thu 8pm Nothin’ But the Blues w/ guest vocalists. Every Fri 8:30pm All Star Bourbon St. Band. Every Sat 6:30pm Sam Heinman; 9pm All Star Bourbon St. Band. Every Sun 7pm Brooke Blackburn.

Nice Bistro, The

117 Brock St. N., Whitby. 905-668-8839

nicebistro.com (full schedule)

Old Mill, The

21 Old Mill Rd. 416-236-2641 


The Home Smith Bar: No reservations. No cover. $20 food/drink minimum. All shows: 7:30pm-10:30pm

October 1 Melissa Lauren (voice) Trio with Nathan Hiltz (guitar), Tyler Emond (bass). October 2 Nathan Hiltz (guitar) Trio with Pat Collins (bass), Morgan Childs (drums). October 3 Denny Christianson (trumpet, flugelhorn) Quartet with Brian Dickinson (piano), Mike Downes (bass), Mark Kelso (drums). October 6 In Concert and Conversation with Gene DiNovi. October 8 Robin Banks (voice) Trio with Ted Quinlan (guitar), Richard Whiteman (piano). October 9 Dave Young (bass) Quartet with Gary Williamson (piano), Landen Vierra (sax), Terry Clarke (drums). October 10 Joe Sealy (piano), Paul Novotny (bass) Duo. October 15 Alistair Kay (trombone) Trio with Brian Dickinson (piano), Roberto Occhipinti (bass). October 16 Kurt Lund (sax) Trio with Mark Eisenman (piano), Steve Wallace (bass). October 17 Carol McCartney (voice) Quartet with Brian Dickinson (piano), Kieran Overs (bass), Chris Robinson (sax). October 22 LJ Folk (voice, guitar) Quartet with David Restivo (piano), Pat Collins (bass), Steve Heathcote (drums). October 23 Julie Mahendren (voice) Trio with Adrean Farrugia (piano), Ross MacIntyre (bass). October 24 Don Vickery (drums) Trio with Mark Eisenman (piano), Neil Swainson (bass). October 29 Shannon Butcher (voice) Trio with Mark Kieswetter (piano), Ross MacIntyre (bass). October 30 Brian Blain (voice, guitar) Blues Trio with Julian Fauth (piano, voice), Victor Bateman (bass, voice). October 31 ‘The Two Tenors’ with Alex Dean, Perry White (tenor saxes), Mark Eisenman (piano), Pat Collins (bass).

Paintbox Bistro

555 Dundas St. E. 647-748-0555

paintboxbistro.ca (Full schedule)

Pilot Tavern, The

22 Cumberland Ave. 416-923-5716


All shows: 3:30pm. No cover.

October 3 Dave Young Quartet. October 10 Frank Botos Quartet. October 17 Chris Gale Quartet. October 24 Steve Hall Quartet. October 31 Richard Hill Quartet.

Poetry Jazz Café

224 Augusta Ave. 416-599-5299

poetryjazzcafe.com (full schedule)
All shows: 9pm

Reposado Bar & Lounge

136 Ossington Ave. 416-532-6474

reposadobar.com (full schedule)

October 1, 2 10pm Reposadists Quartet: Tim Hamel (trumpet), Jon Meyer (bass), Jeff Halischuck (drums), Roberto Rosenman (guitar), with Sandy Alexander (voice).

Reservoir Lounge, The

52 Wellington St. E. 416-955-0887

reservoirlounge.com (full schedule).

Every Tue 9:45pm Tyler Yarema and his Rhythm. Every Wed 9:45pm Bradley and the Bouncers. Every Thu 9:45pm Mary McKay. Every Fri 9:45pm Dee Dee and the Dirty Martinis. Every Sat 9:45pm Tyler Yarema and his Rhythm.

Rex Hotel Jazz & Blues Bar, The

194 Queen St. W. 416-598-2475

therex.ca (full schedule)

Call for cover charge info.

October 1 6:30pm Kevin Quain; 9:30pm Gabriel Palatchi Group. October 2 4pm Hogtown Syncopators; 9:45pm Chuck Jackson. October 3 12pm The Sinners Choir; 3:30pm Swing Shift Big Band; 7pm Fredericton’s Keith Hallett; 9:45pm Nancy Walker Quintet. October 4 12pm Excelsior Dixieland Jazz Band; 3:30pm Club Django; 7pm Nick Morgan Quartet; 9:30pm Julian Anderson-Bowes. October 5 6:30pm U of T Jazz Ensembles; 9:30pm Alexander Brown Group. October 6 6:30pm Kim Ratcliffe Group; 9:30pm Classic Rex Jazz Jam. October 7 6:30pm Myriad Trio; 9:30pm Kandinsky Effect (France/Brooklyn). October 8 6:30pm Travelling Wall-Berry’s; 9:30pm Kandinsky Effect (France/Brooklyn). October 9 4pm Hogtown Syncopators; 6:30pm Lester McLean Group; 9:45pm New York’s Linda Oh “Sun Pictures”. October 10 12pm The Sinners Choir; 3:30pm George Lake Big Band; 7:30pm Nick Teehan Group; 9:45pm New York’s Peter Brendler. October 11 12pm Excelsior Dixieland Jazz Band; 3:30pm Red Hot Ramble; 7pm Nick Morgan Quartet; 9:30pm David Rubel Group. October 12 6:30pm U of T Jazz Ensembles; 9:30pm Socialist Night School. October 13 6:30pm Kim Ratcliffe Group; 9:30pm Classic Rex Jazz Jam. October 14 6:30pm Myriad Trio; 9:30pm Brian Charette Organ Trio (NYC). October 15 6:30pm Travelling Wall-Berry’s; 9:30pm Brian Charette Organ Trio (NYC). October 16 4pm Hogtown Syncopators; 6:30pm Lester McLean Group; 9:45pm New York’s George Colligan Trio. October 17 12pm The Sinners Choir; 3:30pm Paul Reddick - Blues; 7:30pm Nick Teehan Group; 9:45pm Dave Young Quintet. October 18 12pm Excelsior Dixieland Jazz Band; 3:30pm Dr. Nick & The Rollercoasters - Blues; 7pm Nick Morgan Quartet; 9:30pm Three Blind Mice. October 19 6:30pm U of T Jazz Ensembles; 9:30pm E.M.S.: Emergency Musical Services Big Band. October 20 6:30pm Kim Ratcliffe Group; 9:30pm Classic Rex Jazz Jam. October 21 6:30pm Myriad Trio; 9:30pm Roberto Occhipinti. October 22 6:30pm Travelling Wall-Berry’s; 9:30pm Barry Elmes Group. October 23 4pm Hogtown Syncopators; 6:30pm Lester McLean Group; 9:45pm Barry Elmes Group. October 24 12pm The Sinners Choir; 3:30pm Mississauga Big Band; 7:30pm Nick Teehan Group; 9:45pm Humber Faculty Sextet. October 25 12pm Excelsior Dixieland Jazz Band; 3:30pm Freeway Dixieland Band; 7pm Nick Morgan Quartet; 9:30pm New York’s Lana Is. October 26 6:30pm U of T Jazz Ensembles; 9:30pm John MacLeod’s Rex Hotel Orchestra. October 27 6:30pm Kim Ratcliffe Group; 9:30pm Montreal’s McGill Big Band. October 28 6:30pm Myriad Trio; 9:30pm New York’s Josh Benko Quintet. October 29 6:30pm Travelling Wall-Berry’s; 9:30pm New York’s Josh Benko Quintet. October 30 4pm Hogtown Syncopators; 6:30pm Bugaloo Squad; 9:45pm Jeff King’s Catalyst. October 31 12pm The Sinners Choir; 3:30pm Laura Hubert Group; 7:30pm Nick Teehan Group; 9:45pm New York’s Matt Marantz.

Salty Dog Bar & Grill, The

1980 Queen St. E. 416-849-5064 (full schedule)

Sauce on the Danforth

1376 Danforth Ave. 647-748-1376


All shows: No cover.

Every Mon 9pm The Out Of Towners: Dirty Organ Jazz. Every Tue 6pm Julian Fauth.


(Formerly Chick n’ Deli/The People’s Chicken)

744 Mount Pleasant Rd. 416-489-7931

seven44.com (full schedule)

October 5 7:30pm Advocats Big Band No cover. October 12 7:30pm The Big City Big Band No cover. October 19 7:30pm George Lake Big Band No cover. October 26 7:30pm Mega City Swing Band.

Stori Aperitivo

95 King St. E 416-361-0404

stori.ca (full schedule)

Toni Bulloni

156 Cumberland St. 416-967-7676

tonibulloni.com (full schedule)

No cover. Saturday shows: 9pm. $30 food/drink minimum. Sunday shows: 6pm. $25 food/drink minimum.


292 Brunswick Ave. 416-923-8137


3-4 shows daily, various styles. Mostly PWYC.

Every Mon 10pm Open Mic Mondays. Every Thurs 7:30pm Bluegrass Thursdays: Houndstooth. Every Fri 5pm The Foolish Things (folk). 

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