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Gigs

Frank McGuire and Reel NativesCheck out “Frank McGuire and Reel Natives” a Glasgow group that plays Celtic music. Tues. 8 p.m. Vermel.

Thursday, November 29th

Alexei Ivannikov Quartet: jazz. Cafe Mart. 9 p.m.

Anna Buturlina: jazz vocals. DeFAQto. 8 p.m.

Cruel Mistress: grunge, stoner, psychedelic. Bilingua. 9 p.m.

Dan Balan: Moldovan singer-songwriter. Arena Moscow. 8 p.m.

Denis Mazhukov and Off Beat: boogie, rockabilly, rock 'n' roll. B.B. King. 8:30 p.m.

Esh: Brazilian jazz. Soyuz Kompozitorov. 9 p.m.

Ignat Kravtsov: drums. Cafe Esse. 9 p.m.

MT Pick Inna Zhelannaya: folk rock, beautiful, strong vocals. B2. 9 p.m.

Irina Rodiles (jazz vocals) and her trio. Igor Butman Club Na Sokole. 8:30 p.m.

Jack Rabbits: rockabilly. Cafe Blues. 9 p.m.

Jazz in Motion: A'Capella Express. Durov. 8 p.m.

Kira Lao: experimental, folk, trip-hop. Gogol. 8 p.m.

Lex & Team: jazz, rock, swing, pop. Forte. 8 p.m.

Mellow Yellow: blues, folk, country, rock. Roadhouse. 9 p.m.

Oleg Chubykin: Russian pop rock. ArteFAQ. 8 p.m.

Pulya: indie from St. Petersburg. Kitaisky Lyotchik Dzhao Da. 10 p.m.

RasKar: reggae, dub, hip-hop. China Town Cafe. 9 p.m.

SaxDay: new jazz ensembles in concert. Alexei Kozlov Club. 7:30 to 11:30 p.m.

Sergei Galanin and Globalis Ensemble in a rock concert. Dom Muzyki Theater Hall. 7 p.m.

Soul Voyager: new Moscow soul, funk and blues band. Roadhouse small hall. 8:30 p.m.

Yelena Teslenko and Soultrap: funk, soul. Cool Train. 9 p.m.

Zenia McPherson (jazz vocals) and the Oleg Butman Trio. Igor Butman Club Na Chistykh Prudakh. 8:30 p.m.

Friday, November 30th

Balls of Fire: rockabilly. Forte. 8 p.m.

Batisheva Orchestra: indie pop. Birthday party. Vermel. 10 p.m.

Black Motor: new jazz from Finland. Dom. 8 p.m.

Bobry: folk and rock. Bilingua. 9 p.m.

MT Pick Boris Grebenshchikov and Akvarium: rock. Crocus City Hall. 8 p.m.

MT Pick Candy Dulfer (saxophone) and her band: jazz from the Netherlands. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 7 p.m.

Chas Pik: cover band. DeFAQto. 10 p.m.

Delfin: alternative. B2. 9 p.m.

Dmitry Ilgudin (piano) and his jazz trio. Alexei Kozlov Club. 8 p.m.

Drunken Sailors Band: blues, country, r&b. Roadhouse small hall. 8:30 p.m.

Elysium: punk. Arma Music Hall. 8 p.m.

MT Pick Garik Sukachyov: rock. Arena Moscow. 9 p.m.

Irina Delskaya (soprano) in concert. Durov. 8 p.m.

Irina Surina: country, folk. Schwein. 9 p.m.

Ivan Smirnov (guitar) and his band: jazz. Igor Butman Club Na Chistykh Prudakh. 8:30 p.m.

Karandash: hip-hop. Milk Moscow small hall. 8 p.m.

Kukuruza: country. Roadhouse. 9 p.m.

Kum Brothers: cabaret, jazz, blues and rock covers. Schwein. Midnight.

Leonid Fyodorov and Vladimir Volkov: folk rock. Zavtra. 9 p.m.

Lex & Team: jazz, rock, swing, pop. Cafe Blues. 10 p.m.

Mikhail Kistanov: blues. CD release party. B.B. King. 8:30 p.m.

Mishouris Blues Band. Roadhouse small hall. 11:30 p.m.

More i Relsy: indie rock, pop punk. Gogol. 8 p.m.

Oleg Kireyev Chamber Jazz Ensemble perform the music of Brandford Marsalis and Joshua Redman. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

RawCats'88: rockabilly, boogie, swing. Kitaisky Lyotchik Dzhao Da. 10 p.m.

Rock & Opera Show. Cool Train. 9 p.m.

Smysloviye Gallyutsinatsii: rock. CD release party. Shestnadtsat Tonn. 9 p.m.

Tamara Sidorova (violin) and Yury Matveyev (guitar). Cool Train. 11 p.m.

The Riots: rock. Shestnadtsat Tonn. 11:55 p.m.

Vasya Lozhkin and Ebonitovy Kolotun: ska, punk, rock. Rabfak: rock, political. China Town Cafe. 8 p.m.

Vladimir Kuzmin and Dynamic: rock. Soyuz Kompozitorov. 9 p.m.

Weloveyouwinona: indie rock. China Town Cafe. 11:30 p.m.

Zakhar Mai: reggae. Schwein. 11 p.m.

Saturday, December 1st

Africanda Show: Afro beat, reggae. Kitaisky Lyotchik Dzhao Da. 10 p.m.

Anton Adasinsky and AVIA: a parodical rock show in the 1920s Soviet avant-garde style. Polytheater. 8 p.m.

Belinov Blues Band and King B with the Back to the Doghead Blues program. Forte. 8 p.m.

Chicago Groove. Cool Train. 11 p.m.

Crematorium: legendary Moscow rockers. B2. 9 p.m.

Darya Masalskaya (vocals) and Gavs Bros.: jazz standards and original works. Igor Butman Club Na Sokole. 8:30 p.m.

Felix Lakhuti and Funky Land. Bilingua. 9 p.m.

First Winter Party features Tony Soprano (indietronica), Panda Rhei (grunge, post-punk, indie rock), Hospital (Brit pop, shoegaze, power pop) and Cold Leap: electronic indie rock). China Town Cafe. 9 p.m.

Gagarin Brothers: retro pop in rockabilly and jazz arrangements. DeFAQto. 10 p.m.

GDR: indie rock, post-punk. Gogol. 8 p.m.

German Lukyanov: legendary jazz musician. Alexei Kozlov Club. 8 p.m.

Gin Tonic: funk. Pozitive Orchestra: jazz rock. Schwein. 9 p.m.

Gypsy Virtuosos: Oana Catalina Chitu and Romenca band with the Bucharest Tango program. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Irina Bogushevskaya: cabaret rock. ArteFAQ. 9 p.m.

MT Pick Jamie Davis (jazz vocals) and Georgy Garanyan Big Band. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

Keisuke Ohta and Alexei Aigi (both violin): new improvisational music. Dom. 8 p.m.

Kvartal: jazz, fusion. Soyuz Kompozitorov. 9 p.m.

Madd Chief Show No. 21: funk-hop band Grass Roots Foundation. Alexei Kozlov Club. 11:30 p.m.

Mishouris Blues Band. Roadhouse. 11:30 p.m.

Nikolai Arutyunov (vocals) and Funky Soul. Igor Butman Club Na Chistykh Prudakh. 8:30 p.m.

Nochniye Snaipery: folk rock. CD release concert. Stadium Live. 8:30 p.m.

Shemyakina Band: funk and soul covers. Cool Train. 9 p.m.

Stantsia Mir: blues. Roadhouse small hall. 9 p.m.

SunSay: reggae. Shestnadtsat Tonn. 9 p.m.

Teju: ethno fusion. Schwein. 7 p.m.

Triagrutrika: Russian hip-hop. Arma Music Hall. 7 p.m.

Yury Kaverkin and Nothing Personal: blues. Roadhouse. 9 p.m.

Sunday, Deember 2nd

Andrei Zvonkov and Dmitry Sevastyanov: CD release concert. Alexei Kozlov Club. 8 p.m.

Cafe Chantant: chansons. Alexei Kozlov Club. 3:45 p.m.

Equal Rights: Moscow experimental band. Kitaisky Lyotchik Dzhao Da. 10 p.m.

Fanatika: fusion. DeFAQto. 10 p.m.

Jazz Conversations. ArteFAQ. 9 p.m.

Lena Tretyakova: solo pop. B2. 7 p.m.

MT Pick New York Voices: a'capella ensemble. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 7 p.m.

Praktika: rock. China Town Cafe. 8 p.m.

Sobachyi Maski: alternative rock, grunge. Bilingua. 8 p.m.

Stilyagi Band: rock 'n' roll and pop fusion. Soyuz Kompozitorov. 9 p.m.

SunJam: Nikolai Moiseyenko (saxophone), Yevgeny Lebedev (piano, keyboards), Ruslan Smaga (guitar), Marianna Savon (vocals), Niloo (vocals) and others. Alexei Kozlov Club. 10 p.m.

The Coffeetime: a'capella. Cool Train. 9 p.m.

Understanding and Communications. Man in the Space of Trash and Idiocy: new improvisational music from Brom. MMDM, Izrazets, Model, Nezhniye Poverkhnosti and Rudolf. Dom. 8 p.m.

Volga: ambient, noise, dance, traditional. Abviotura: ethnocore. Gogol. 7 p.m.

Woodkid: French director-singer-songwriter Yoann Lemoine. Arena Moscow. 8 p.m.

ZimaVsegda: acoustic, indie, experimental. Shestnadtsat Tonn. 8 p.m.

Monday, December 3rd

Anna Korolyova and Jump: jazz, funk, ethno jazz. Forte. 8 p.m.

Igor Butman Jazz Orchestra. Igor Butman Club Na Chistykh Prudakh. 8:30 p.m.

Impact Fuze: hard fusion. Alexei Kozlov Club. 8 p.m.

Jazz With Anastasia Glazkova. DeFAQto. 8 p.m.

Tablao Flamenco: dance party. Soyuz Kompozitorov. 9 p.m.

Tuesday, December 4th

Delta Blues Party. B.B. King. 8:30 p.m.

Esh: Brazilian jazz. Forte. 8 p.m.

MT Pick Frank McGuire and Reel Natives: Celtic folk from Britain. Vermel. 8 p.m.

Irina Rodiles (jazz vocals) and her trio. Igor Butman Club Na Chistykh Prudakh. 8:30 p.m.

Jam Session with Yakov Okun. Cafe Esse. 9 p.m.

Ksenia Lebedeva: singer-songwriter. Bilingua. 9 p.m.

Lex & Team: jazz, rock, swing, pop. Soyuz Kompozitorov. 9 p.m.

Music Room: Anatoly Gerasimov (saxophone) and Anton Bukanov (piano): jazz. Kitaisky Lyotchik Dzhao Da. 8 p.m.

Oleg Lyogky: singer-songwriter. Shestnadtsat Tonn. 8 p.m.

Rozhdestvo: rock ballads. CD release concert. B2. 8 p.m.

Salt Peanutz: funk, soul, jazz, r&b and folk fusion. DeFAQto. 8 p.m.

The Dopies: non-format. CD release party. Alexei Kozlov Club. 8 p.m.

The Vintage Blues Band. Schwein. 9 p.m.

Wednesday, December 5th

Best Blues Jam Party. Cafe Blues. 8 p.m.

Blues Party Orchestra. Forte. 8 p.m.

Brazilian Rhythms: Alexander Vinitsky (guitar), Lucas Imbiriba (guitar, vocals) and Mikhail Smirnov (percussion). Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Kravts: hip-hop. Shestnadtsat Tonn. 8 p.m.

Mat Tereza: post-punk, garage, retro from Michurinsk. Die Hard: psychedelic trio. Kitaisky Lyotchik Dzhao Da. 10 p.m.

Festival News From Helsinki: Tonight at Noon, Kalle Kalima & K-18 and the Kari Ikonen Trio: jazz. Alexei Kozlov Club. 8 p.m.

Purple Eve: punk, folk rock. Absent Sunday: dark cabaret. Gogol. 8 p.m.

Rada & Ternovnik: psychedelic r&b. Anzhela Manukyan: folk. Bilingua. 7 p.m.

Revenko Band: jazz from Ukraine. Igor Butman Club Na Chistykh Prudakh. 8:30 p.m.

Vosem s Polovinoi: rock. China Town Cafe. 9 p.m.

and Beyond…

Mumy Troll: rock. Stadium Live. Dec. 7, 8:30 p.m.

Peter Doherty: English musician, writer, actor, poet and artist in concert. Izvestiya Hall. Dec. 8, 8 p.m.