This is your memo. Tuesday is apparently Humboldt’s night for dramatic acoustic-ish singer/songwriters as evidenced by this evening’s two most promising out-and-about prospects. And whether you’re in Eureka or Arcata, you’re covered:
The Ink Annex
/ 7-10 p.m.
With bands Ghost Foot, Andrew Endres Collective, This Weeks Leader, Companion Animal
Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works
/ 7:30 p.m.
/ $12 adv.
"For the past decade, John Craigie has "lived the life romantic" of a continuously touring folk-singer, taking his unique musical style across the United States and the world." Leigh Jones opens.
The Siren's Song Tavern
/ 8 p.m.
"The Thoughts are an orchestral-folk duo comprised of singer/songwriter Ian Williams and multi-instrumentalist/producer Katie Mosehauer."
/ 5 p.m.
Don't be bored. Play board games.
/ 6:15-9:30 p.m.
Muggins! Get your weekly crib on.
Blondies Food and Drink
/ 7 p.m.
Local modern rock "complete with ukeleles and dancing monkeys" allegedly.
/ 7-9 p.m.
Local bluesman gets low down. Accompanied by Andy Fihn.
/ 7:30-10:30 p.m.
Burning live jazz under the "stars."
Cher-Ae Heights Casino
/ 8 p.m.
Your Lowdown will go on the record as saying that Chris Clay is Humboldt's most pro karaoke jockey. We know this stuff.