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Your Classic Cover Contest Brackets

Here on the internet, we love winners and losers. We can't help but click on things which chronicle human successes and failures, especially of those closest to us.

Here is your latest chance to enjoy some of that: Starting Monday KWPT The Point begins its annual Classic Cover Contest in the hopes of bestowing one local band with gobs of glory while banishing losers back to their garages. With 24 competing entries, there will be many sorrowful garages.

During the first round of this double elimination, tournament-style aural blood fest, there are three matchups per day -- at 9 a.m., noon and 3 p.m. -- which you are tasked with voting on via phone (786-5978) or "likes." Follow the thrilling victories and harrowing defeats on KWPT's Facebook page all week and click here for the complete list of first round matchups. 

(For the record, your Lost Coast Outpost is totally biased and is picking Fire Pony to win this thing. Now you know.)

Oh, stuff you can physically go do, including your continuing Humboldt Beer Week, in your Monday Lowdown below.

-Andrew Goff

 

EVENTS

Monday's Humboldt Beer Week Events

Humboldt County / 10 a.m.

Highlights include a Lost Coast Brewery-sponsored screening of Jaws at HumBrews. Get it? Click for complete county-wide list of events.

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The Getdown

The Jam / 9 p.m. / 21+

Humboldt's finest funk musicians get up to Getdown.

822-4766 / Web site

KWPT Classic Cover Contest First Round

100.3/102.7 FM / 9 a.m.

Click for the complete schedule of matchups.

Giant Screen Monday Night Football

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 5:15 p.m.

822-1220 / Web site

Quiz Night

Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.

Aww, show people how smart you are when you drink. Adorable.

822-3453 / Web site

Open Mic

Shamus T Bones / 7 p.m.

Every Monday with bluesy hosts Jim Lahman Band.

407-3550 / Web site

Swing Dance Night

Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 7-10 p.m. / $7

616-6876 / Web site

Friendship Circle Dance

Moose Lodge / 7-10 p.m. / $4

Dancing to live music featuring tunes from the 1930s, ‘40s and ‘50s.

444-3161 /

No Covers

Eureka Inn / 8 p.m.

Improvisational piano/drum duo.

497-6093 / Web site

Really Cheap Bowling

Harbor Lanes / 8 p.m.-midnight

$1.75 per game? Steeeee-rike!

Karaoke with DJ Marv

Six Rivers Brewery / 8-11 p.m.

... and sushi!

839-7580 / 6rbmusicbooking@gmail.com / Web site

Roots and Culture Dance Night

Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 9 p.m.

Reggae and world music every Monday night.

826-9463 / Web site

Rude Lion Sound's Dancehall Mondays

Ocean Grove Lodge / 9:30 p.m. / 21+

Reggae/dancehall night. Looks like this.

677-3543 / Web site

MOVIES

Broadway Cinema
Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre