Bassist Ben Wanicur's monthly jam session returns to 3rd Space (4610 Park Boulevard) with Robert Dove and Matthew Smith for $5 cover.
Catch Tin/Bag and the Nathan Hubbard Quartet with Kris Tiner, Mike Baggetta, Kris Apple and Dillon Casey at the Studio Door (3750 30th Street) 8:00 p.m… Gilbert Castellanos presents the Young Lions Series at Panama 66 (1450 El Prado) this week featuring Abstrack with Cedrice Ce, Sarah Black, Jerome Salazar, Hugo Suarez, Malachi Johnson and Brandon Cerquedo. Music starts at 6:00 p.m. There’s an all-ages blues jam hosted by Mark Augustin & Friends at Proud Mary’s (5500 Kearny Mesa Road) at 6:30 p.m. free.
The Sizzling Singers Summer Series wraps up with Daneen Wilburn, Rob Whitlock, and Duncan Moore at Northern Spirits Jazz Club (727 San Marcos Boulevard) at 7:00 p.m. no cover … Jazz 88 hosts their Happy Hour featuring the Euphoria Brass Band at the Lafayette Hotel (2223 El Cajon Boulevard) at 5:00 p.m. for a $10 cover … the Steph Johnson Trio plays Croce’s Park West (2760 Fifth Avenue) with Rob Thorsen and Fernando Gomez at 7:00 p.m. $5 cover.
Guitarist Jaime Valle joins forces with Rob Thorsen and Jim Plank in a tribute to Grant Green for the Happy Hour at the Handlery Hotel (950 Hotel Circle North) 5:30 p.m. no cover, no minimum…bassist Will Pierce leads a trio with Devin Penner and Matt Herr at 98 Bottles (2400 Kettner Boulevard) at 8:00 p.m. $13 at the door … the Zinchiladas with Alex Lopez, Barry Jaquess, Melanie Jaquess, and John Cunningham play Vintanas (1205 Auto Park Way) from 6:00 p.m. free… the Mattson 2 perform at Panama 66 at 6:00 p.m. no cover … Abstrack with Hugo Suarez set up at Northern Spirits from 10:30 p.m. no cover …Gilbert Castellanos leads a trio with bassist Marshall Hawkins and pianist Joshua White at the Westgate Hotel (1055 Second Avenue) at 8:00 p.m. no cover, but there is a $20 food/drink minimum.
Nathan Hubbard fronts a trio featuring Reka Parker on piano and Bruce Grafrath on bass at Northern Spirits at 7:30 p.m. free … the Charlie Arbelaez Quartet with Jason Shattlil, AJ Polidoro, and Bob Weller play Croce’s Park West at 7:00 p.m. for a $10 cover.
The Matt Smith Neu Jazz Trio with Mack Leighton and Ed Kornhauser host the jam session at 98 Bottles (2400 Kettner Boulevard) at 2:30 p.m. 21+ no cover … Gabriel Sundy on saxophone and Ed Kornhauser on piano perform at the Turf Supper Club (1116 25th Street) at 8:00 p.m. no cover.