Picks of the Pickin's

Surefire bets for January. See the calendar on the next page for details

Jazz

Jim Snidero, January 24

Loud Debut

The Pale Horse Rider and The Cutters, January 16

R&B

Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, with Toni Braxton, January 16

Notable Reunion Show

Fire Dept., December 31

Caribbean

Dave Samuels Andy Narell, Paquito D'Rivera and Band,January 28

New Year's Eve

Velcro Pygmies, December 31