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Friday, July 25, 2003

Odyssey West Concert. Alberta Bair Theater. Featuring Rob Quist and Jack Gladstone, July 25, 7:30 p.m. $17.50/adults, $12.50/students. (406) 256-6052 or (877) 321-2074.

Mont. State Old-Time Fiddler's Association. Civic Center, Red Lodge. 35th Annual State Fiddle Contest, July 25-26. Contact Fred Buckley at (406) 323-1198 or visit

Glynfiddle. Billings Studio Theatre. Fiddle music, July 26, 7:30 p.m. Tickets $10. (406) 248-1141.

Big Railroad Blues Festival. Depot Center, Livingston. Featuring Little Charlie and the Nightcats and Craig Horton Blues Band, July 26. Tickets (406) 222-2300.

Jana Jae. Wal-Mart, 1649 Main St. The First Lady of Country Fiddle, July 26, 8 p.m.

George Winston. Wyo Theater, Sheridan, Wyo. Pianist, July 27, 7:30 p.m. Tickets $18/adults, $15/students and seniors. (307) 672-8074.

Bellamy Brothers. Park County Fair, Livingston. With opening act Ringling 5, July 29, 6:30 p.m. Bellamy's at 8 p.m. $15/reserved, $12/general. (406) 222-9288.

The Goose Creek Jazz Sextet. 690 Big Goose Rd., Sheridan, Wyo. Smooth jazz, July 29, 7:30 p.m.

Deftones. Shrine Auditorium. With special guest CKY, July 30, 8 p.m. Tickets $26. (800) 965-4827.

The Lonesome Road. Fred and Marie Miller Pavillion between Mission Ridge and St. John's. Foot stompin' music, July 31, 7 p.m. Free. $7 BBQ at 6 p.m.

Billings Opera Stars. Alberta Bair Theater. Opera stars from Billings and beyond perform Aug. 1, 7:30 p.m. Tickets $36, $26, $10 at ABT. 256-6052.

Sawyer Brown. Richland County Fair and Rodeo, Sidney. Aug. 2, $25 and $30. (406) 433-2801.

Exile. Shrine Auditorium. Aug. 3, 7 p.m. Tickets $22 at the Rimrock Mall ticket outlet.

Bering Strait. Hit Russian country western band seen on Dateline. Aug. 9. Free concert in Red Lodge on 11th Street by the Pollard Hotel. After Fat Tire Frenzie.

Magic City Blues. Montana Ave. outdoors by the Depot Aug. 8-9, featuring Little Elmo and The Mambo Kings, John Mooney, Koko Taylor, George Thorogood and The Destroyers and more. Tickets at Holiday stores and Rimrock Mall or, (406) 670-2329. Saturday morning features free 11:30 a.m. Veteran's Park concert for kids with Mooney, sponsored by Yellowstone Public Radio.

Randy Travis. MetraPark. Country music superstar, Aug. 8, 7 p.m. Tickets $25. On sale now. (406) 256-2422 or (800) 366-8538.

Rockin' The Rivers. Jefferson Canyon, Three Forks. Lineup includes Alice Cooper, Loverboy, Chuck Negron, Starship featuring Mickey Thomas, Seven Mary Three, Marshall Tucker Band, Bearing Strait, and the Southern Rock Allstars. Aug. 8-10. Tickets are $100/advance, $120/gate. (406) 285-0090 or (866) 285-0097 or visit

The Neville Brothers. Alberta Bair Theater. 2003 Deaconess Billings Classic, Aug. 23. Tickets $125 and $50. Tickets at ABT.

DANCE MUSIC American Legion. 1544 Broadwater: Lounge Lizzards, July 25-27.

Beanery. Old Depot Building, 2314 Montana Ave.: Red Velvet Slide, July 27, 7:30 p.m.; Open to Closure, Aug. 1-2, 10 p.m.

Bugz's Casino. 1341 Main: Cimarron, July 25-26, 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m., July 27, 4-9 p.m.; Marc Anthony's 70's Rewind, July 31, 7-11 p.m.

Casey's Golden Pheasant. 401 N. Broadway: Rock-N-Roll with the Lazerwolfs, July 25.

Chico Hot Springs. Pray: Rock and roll with Black Water, July 25-26; Mike Reilly Band, Aug. 1, 9:30 p.m.

Chrome Bar. Absarokee: Norrine the Outlaw Queen Band, Saturday, July 26, 3 p.m. on.

Crystal Lounge and Card Club. 101 N. 28th St.: Bert Pruett plays Rock and Roll and Country, Thurs. through Sun. Wed. DJ and karaoke with Michael May plays Top 40/Dance hits, 8 p.m.;

Eleven : 11. 119 N. 28th St.: Benefit show for cancer with At The Spine, July 25.

Elks Lodge. 934 Lewis Ave.: New and Used, July 25-26, 8 p.m.-12:30 a.m.

Feedlot Steakhouse. Shepherd: Montana Old Time Fiddlers District Four, July 27, 1-6 p.m.

Golden Belle Saloon at the Northern Hotel: Fire and Ice, July 25-26; Cimarron, July 31.

Grand Teton Music Festival. Wilson, Wyo.: Festival Orchestra, July 25-26; Chamber Music, July 29; Chicago Chamber Musicians Brass Quintet, July 30; Drums Along the Tetons, July 31.

Kirk Barn. 7960 S. 19th, Bozeman. Contra dance with Betsy Branch and Mark Douglas, July 31, 5:30 p.m. (406) 586-0321.

Memorial Park. Bridger. Montana Old-Time Fiddlers District Four, July 20, 1-6 p.m.

Montana Chad's. Billings: Karaoke Mon. nights, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.; Free dance lessons Tuesday night, 7-9 p.m.; Ridin' Hard, July 25-26, 8:45 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Street dance July 26; Wishbone Cutter, July 29-Aug. 2, 8:45 p.m.-1:30 a.m.

Moose Breath Saloon. 4242 State Ave.: Jungle Jane Karaoke, Wed.-Sat., 8:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.

OAKS Dance Club. (45 or older) Billings Community Center, 360 N 23rd: Don and the High Rollers, July 28, 7:30-10:30 p.m.

O'Hara's Restaurant. Lyle Sheets on piano, Saturdays and Sundays 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5 p.m.-close.

Pryor Creek Bar. Huntley: Keepin' It Country, July 25, 8 p.m.-1 a.m.

Rum Jungle. 145 Regal: (formerly Desperados): Susan Gibson show Sunday, July 27, 8 p.m. 698-6227.

17 Club Lounge. 1123 1st Ave. N.: The Norrine and Jim Duo Friday, July 25, 5 p.m. on.

VFW Heights. 637 Anchor: Latigo, July 25-26, 7 p.m.-midnight; Keepin' It Country, July 27, 4-9 p.m.

Walkers Grill. 301 N. 27th St.: Craig Hall and Friends, July 25-26, 7:30-10:30 p.m.; Rocky Mountain Jazz Ensemble, July 28, 7:30 p.m.