Juke Joint Music Calendar

Come out to the Sticky Lips Juke Joint for live music on the Sticky Stomp Stage!

Note: Some nights there is a cover charge to cover bringing in music acts, Dining in the pit prior to showtime is separate from the music ticket price.


Week of 2/7/16

Sunday Gospel Brunch

Live performers TBA
10:30am – 1:30pm



James Draudt

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
6:30-8:30 pm
no cover

WEBSITE: https://www.facebook.com/jamesdraudt76

BIO: James is one of Rochester’s Premier Entertainers and can play Guitar, Slide Guitar, Bass, Keyboards and more. He has an amazing voice and can cover most any song from various Genre’s. He has been playing music around Rochester and other areas for many years and it is time for him to move on. His Audition for “The Voice” has brought out his confidence and the Love and Support from his followers an…d Fans here on FB has made it so much easier for him to play out and feel good about his music again. He did not make it on the show, but is real motivated and excited about his shows. his love of music and desire to continue writing songs!


Dave McGrath

Thursday, February 11, 2016
No Cover



Dave McGrath has been recording and performing for over 20 years. His self-titled debut CD was released in 2005 and more recently, “Songs of The Road”, in 2008. Dave is currently working on his third CD, an acoustic banquet of old and new originals, along with a few obscure covers.

He performs several nights a week at clubs, colleges, festivals and private events. In addition to his dynamic originals, Dave demonstrates his vast range of covers ranging from rock, to pop and country. He expertly performs songs from artists such as John Mayer, Tom Petty, and Jason Mraz. He can also rock the house with favorites by The Eagles, Eric Clapton, Bob Segar, and The Rolling Stones. Dave also has a country streak, with songs by Keith Urban, Little Big Town, and Brad Paisley.

Dave’s diverse armory of cover songs and his polished originals appeal to a wide variety of audiences, from the old to the very young.


Inside Out

Friday, February 12, 2016
9:30-11:30 pm
no cover
60s, 70, 80s Classic Vinyl


Fat City

Saturday, February 13th, 2016

No Cover

R & B, Funk, Soul


Fat City is at hot six piece band geared around our mission to move an audience and join us in celebration of great music, or even better, on the dance floor. Fat City combines a unique blend of soul, funk, rock, R&B, and swing, not to be categorized or compared to others in the music community. Our music will have the audience fondly remembering classic forgotten nuggets, combined with newer hip material that intoxicates and satisfies the soul.


Week of 2/14/16

Sunday Gospel Brunch

Live performers TBA
10:30am – 1:30pm



Jeff Riales and the Silvertone Express

Sunday February 14, 2016
4:00-8:00 p.m.
$10 at the door


GENRE: Americana / Country
WEBSITE: http://www.jeffriales.com/
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/Jeff-Riales-176733712413/


Jeff Riales, a Memphis singer/songwriter, now lives in New York and currently has three CDs out. His second CD, “The Ticket”, was named Rochester’s Local Album of the Year. Jeff has opened as a solo act for John Hiatt, as well as Delbert McClinton. Jeff is the songwriter and lead singer for his band, The Silvertone Express, and also plays acoustic guitar.

The Silvertone Express consists of four other fantastic local musicians. Joe Grillo (drums) was the house drummer for the Flipside Open Mic (originally started by Jeff and his singer/songwriter friend, Jed Curran) and performs with other bands in the area. Bruce Diamond (fiddle, mandolin, bass, backup vocals) performs with a variety of touring bands and is considered a master at his craft. Dana Fine (bass, backup vocals) has been writing, recording and performing original and traditional bluegrass and folk music locally and in other venues (including Ohio), frequently accompanied by his wife, Ruth. Dana has a powerful voice and is equally skilled at lead and backup vocals for the band. Mike Wittek (lead electric guitar, mandolin) has performed for years with many bands, and is currently a member of HuNu, as well as The Silvertone Express. Mike’s distinct style of playing is the perfect complement to Jeff’s original Americana/Country songs.

The Silvertone Express has performed at a variety of venues across the region.

OPENING: Alyssa Trahan Band

GENRE: Country

WEBSITE: www.AlyssaTrahan.com
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/AlyssaTrahanOfficial/

Multi-instrumentalist Alyssa Trahan is a country singer-songwriter originally from East Rochester, NY. She has written over 100 songs and plays well over 100 shows every year. She has opened for acts such as Suzie Vinnick, Chris Pureka, Wisewater, The Dady Brothers, Ryan Broshear, Sawyer Brown and more, and has also performed the National Anthem and/or performed at half time at several pro-sporting events, including for the Rochester Amerks (hockey), Buffalo 716ers (basketball), Erie Hurricanes (basketball), and the Rochester Red Wings (baseball). Alyssa is also a Breedlove endorsed artist.

At the age of 14, Alyssa began recording her music professionally, and has since released three studio albums plus several professional music videos, and independent singles. Her latest release, an EP titled “Daisies”, has been her most successful release to date. Alyssa’s music has also been featured in independent films and movies.

Currently, Alyssa lives in Nashville, TN, but travels to Upstate NY often to perform, as she is one of the area’s most in demand performers. With her talent and drive, she is one to watch for sure.


Kerry Regan

Wednesday February 17, 2016
6:30-8:30 p.m.
no cover

GENRE: Americana, performed with guitar, vocal, harmonica and kazoo
WEBSITE: To read more about Watkins and the Rapiers: www.rapiers.org

BIO: Kerry Regan is a founding member of Watkins and the Rapiers, a Rochester-based band that has performed its Americana repertoire in area clubs, bars and café’s since the mid 1990s. When he performs solo, he mixes his original songs from Watkins and the Rapiers with non-Watkins original music and popular and obscure covers in styles that range from Bob Dylan harmonica-and-guitar folk, to chunky rock, jangly pop, traditional country and fingerpicking folk ballads. He has performed solo on the Rolling Hills Radio show, WRFA. Jamestown, N.Y.; at the Singer/Songwriter in the Sideroom Series at Buffalo Bill’s in Shortsville, N.Y.; and as the Saturday night headliner at the legendary Landmark Pub, Park Slope, Brooklyn.

Son House Night with Genesee Johnny and Friends

Thursday, February 18

$3 cover


website: https://www.facebook.com/geneseejohnny.sacheli?fref=ts

Bio: A Blues and Roots performance Jam, in tribute to the 1930’s Delta Blues Roots legend Eddie James “Son” House Jr., who was rediscovered living in Rochester, NY in the 1960s.

Opening set by host, Genesee Johnny, followed by a featured artist and concluding with blues jam and open mic style performances. (Sign up sheet for performers.) All blues and roots music styles are welcome!



Friday, February 19


The Dave Mabelis Band


Rock, Blues


Bio: The Dave Mabelis Band features blues influenced rock originals with strong funk undertones, along with a bevy of choice classic rock tunes. Dave is joined by Jordan Carpenter on guitar, Paul Morabito on bass, and Steve Cavatassi on drums.

Week of 2/21/16

Sunday Gospel Brunch

Live performers TBA
10:30am – 1:30pm



John Bolger

Wednesday February 24, 2016
6:30-8:30 p.m.
no cover

GENRE: blues, rock, folk and swing

WEBSITE: www.gigsalad.com/john_bolger_band_rochester

BIO: John Bolger is a native of the Finger Lakes Region. John will be performing solo acoustic tunes; James Taylor, Neil Young and a dose of rhythm & blues & folk mixed in. John also has a full length band CD available of blues, rock and swing tunes featuring some of Rochester’s finest talent.
PHOTO: see attached


Elmer Cobb Band

Thursday, 2/25
$3 cover

Classic Rock

Facebook: www.facebook.com/elmercobbband/

Video: www.facebook.com/elmercobbband/videos/vb.519925438185079/522025387975084/?type=2&theater





Bio: The Elmer Cobb Band is a collective of area musicians with Stu Sacks (harp and horns), Pete Deloe (guitar, mandolin and vocals), Wiley Jobe (keys and vocals), the great Adam Clark (vocals), Dan Hoh (guitar and vocals), John Nutter (bass) and David Mowry (drums/vocals).

After a spectacular night giving tribute to the Stones in a packed Juke Joint last November, ECB returns to the Sticky Lips’ stage with Songs from the Last Waltz.

The Last Waltz was a historic concert by the Canadian-American rock group the Band, held on November 25, 1976, at Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco. The Last Waltz was the Band’s farewell concert appearance, and they were joined by more than a dozen special guests, including Bob Dylan, Paul Butterfield, Emmylou Harris, Ronnie Hawkins, Dr. John, Van Morrison, Muddy Waters, and Eric Clapton. The event was filmed by director Martin Scorsese and released in 1978. The Last Waltz is hailed as one of the greatest concert films ever made.



Friday, 2/26
9:30-11:30 pm
no cover

Rock & Roll from the 60s and 70s

website: http://www.originalrevolver.com/default.aspx

Tim Coon
Don Mancuso
Tom Savastano
John Yeara

One of Rochester’s most popular bands, Revolver is back playing its mix of music of the 1960’s and 1970’s including the Beatles, Monkees, Rolling Stones, Cream, Led Zeppelin, Wings, Kiss, The Doobies, Peter Frampton, and more. Revolver plays clubs, festivals, etc.


Joe Percy Band

Saturday, February 27th
No Cover

Pop, Rock, soul

Bio: This fantastic trio is led by Joe Percy (winner of Lovin’ Cup Idol). With his buttery smooth vocals and beyond his years songwriting mixed with covers of bands and artist that influenced him such as Paul MacCartney, Weezer, Jack White, Phantom Planet and more, he is an instant crowd favorite. Backed by Paul Morabito (former Chesterfield Kings) and legendary drummer Joe Lana (former Uncle Plum). There is magic on the stage, don’t miss it!