What better way to start the new year then with a hometown performance by R&B singer Eric Benet on Friday night. See what else is happening this week.

Tuesday, January 2

Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra‘s Tuesday Night Jam Sessions at the Jazz Gallery Center for the Arts, 7 p.m. (FREE) – (926 E. Center St.)

Wednesday, January 3

Dorothy at The Rave, 8 p.m. ($17.50-$67.50) – (2401 W. Wisconsin Ave.)

Thursday, January 4

An Evening With Zed Kenzo and King Myles at Tonic Tavern, 7 p.m. ($7.33) – (2335 S. Kinnickinnic Ave.)

Friday, January 5

Eric Benet at Mr. J’s Lounge Live Jazz Blues and R&B, 7 p.m. ($65-$85) – (4610 W. Fond du Lac Ave.)

Fox Face with Mike Mangione & The Kin, Peter Mulvey, Telethon and Vincent Kircher at 88Nine Radio Milwaukee Studios, 7 p.m. (FREE) – (220 E. Pittsburgh Ave.)

Pat McCurdy at Shank Hall, 9 p.m. ($6) – (1434 N. Farwell Ave.)

Saturday, January 6

Faux Fiction (EP release) with Rocket Paloma and For The Culture at Company Brewing, 10 p.m. ($7) – (735 E. Center St.)

The Rich Hands with Dusk, Phylums, Bad Wig and guest DJ’s Platinum Boys at Cactus Club, 9 p.m. ($10) – (2496 S. Wentworth Ave.)

Sunday, January 7

Will Mackie-Jenkins with Scarecrow Dave and Qajaq at Bremen Cafe, 9 p.m. (FREE) – (901 E. Clarke St.)



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