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Discover where to find live music, entertainment, comedy, karaoke and trivia this week in and around Newport.

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Monday,  June 12

  • 4:30 pm & 7 pm – My Cousin Rachel at Jane Pickens Theater
  • 6 pm to 9 pm – Julio Amaro at Perro Salado
  • 7 pm to 10 pm – The Groove Merchants at Fifth Element
  • 7 pm to 11 pm – John Erikson at The Landing
  • 9 pm – Bruce Jacques at One Pelham East
  • 10 pm – The Ubiquitones at Fastnet Pub

Tuesday, June 13

  •  4:30 pm & 7 pm – My Cousin Rachel at Jane Pickens Theater
  • 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm – John & Joanne at Top of Newport at Hotel Viking
  • 6 pm to 8 pm – Live music at Mission
  • 7 pm to 11 pm – Brian Scott at The Landing
  • 9 pm – Open mic at The Wharf Pub
  • 9 pm – Stu Sinclair at One Pelham East
  • 9 pm – Felix Brown at Newport Blues Cafe

Wednesday, June 14

  •  4:30 pm & 7 pm – My Cousin Rachel at Jane Pickens Theater
  • 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm – Milt Javery at Top of Newport at Hotel Viking
  • 6 pm – James Grande at The Deck
  • 7 pm to 11 pm – Tim Smith at The Landing
  • 7:30 pm – Live jazz music at Sardella’s
  • 8 pm – Open mic at The Cafe at Parlor Newport
  • 8:30 pm – Live music at Norey’s
  • 9 pm – Trivia at Fastnet Pub
  • 9 pm – Open mic at Buskers Irish Pub
  • 9 pm – Live music at Midtown Oyster Bar
  • 9 pm – DJ Abby Duren at Newport Blues Cafe
  • 9:30 pm – Karaoke at O’Brien’s Pub
  • 10 pm – The Z-Boys at Perro Salado
  • 10 pm – DJ & Dancing at The Landing

Thursday, June 15

  • 4:30 pm & 7 pm – My Cousin Rachel at Jane Pickens Theater
  • 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm – Chris Vaillancourt at Top of Newport at Hotel Viking
  • 7 pm to 11 pm – Tim Smith at The Landing
  • 8 pm – Open mic at Newport Sportsmen’s Club
  • 8 pm – Live music at Norey’s
  • 9 pm – Trivia at Celtica
  • 9 pm – Open mic at Jimmy’s Saloon
  • 9 pm – John Erikson at Midtown Oyster Bar
  • 9:30 pm – Love Sounds at One Pelham East
  • 9:30 pm – Chopville at Speakeasy
  • 10 pm – Oskar Wylde at Newport Blues Cafe

Friday,  June 16

Check back on Wednesday for a detailed list for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, until then here’s an idea of what’s happening…

  • 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm – Brian Scott at The Landing
  • 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm – Betsy Listenfelt at Top of Newport at Hotel Viking
  • 7 pm to 10 pm – John & Joanne at Jo’s American Bistro
  • 8 pm – Justin Pomfret at The Landing
  • 8 pm – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater
  • 8:30 pm – Mike Biaz at The Wharf Pub
  • 9 pm – Live Music at Jimmy’s Saloon
  • 9 pm – Live music at Buskers
  • 9 pm – Live music at The Cafe at Parlor Bar & Kitchen
  • 9:30 pm Tim Smith & friends at Speakeasy
  • 10 pm – Karaoke at Celtica
  • 10 pm – DJ & dancing at Boom Boom Room at Clarke Cooke House
  • 10 pm – Live music at Midtown Oyster Bar
  • 10 pm – The Kulprits at Newport Blues Cafe
  • 10 pm – Sammy Adams at Dockside
  • 10 pm – Party Girl at One Pelham East

Ryan M. Belmore

Ryan M. Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.