Music events in Berkeley this week

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If you love live music, there's no time like the present when it comes to getting out and about in Berkeley. From a guitar-led concert to a jug band performance, here are the local shows worth checking out this week.

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The Guitar Trifecta

From the event description:

The Guitar Trifecta features award-winning guitarists Calvin Keys, Carl Lockett and lloyd Gregory, a collective of three true champions of their instrument. Formed in the spring of 2018, the members of the have each individually established impressive careers as band leaers and recording artists, while also performing and/or recording with many of music's legends and icons. 

When: Friday, Jan. 17, 8 p.m.
Where: The Back Room, 1984 Bonita Ave.
Price: $15
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Juan de Marcos and the Afro-Cuban All Stars

From the event description:

After gaining international fame for reviving classic Cuban music, tres master Juan de Marcos has turned the Afro-Cuban All Stars into a sensational showcase for Cuba's most prodigious young musicians. 

When: Saturday, Jan. 18, 8 p.m.
Where: Freight & Salvage, 2020 Addison St.
Price: $36-$44
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Devine’s Jug Band

From the event description:

Devine’s Jug Band is a San Francisco ensemble that is wise to the ways of the weird old South. Devine's Jug Band is "America's most authentic sounding jug band," said legendary radio personality Mal Sharpe of KCSM radio. 

When: Saturday, Jan. 18, 8-10 p.m.
Where: The Back Room, 1984 Bonita Ave.
Price: $20
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The Dynamic Miss Faye Carol

From the event description:

The Dynamic Miss Faye Carol is one of the premier vocalists of her time. Her unique style and gift of connecting with her audience is astonishing. 

When: Sunday, Jan. 19, 5 p.m.
Where: The Back Room, 1984 Bonita Ave.
Price: $25
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