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Harry Spins LPs

8 p.m. Wednesdays, no cover. At the House of Swing, 4490 Mayfield Rd., South Euclid, 216-382-2771.

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The House of Swing isn't the biggest club in Cleveland, and it doesn't have the most booming sound system, but from the vibe to the tunes, it doesn't get any warmer than the legendary blues-jazz club. Deceased founder Lou Kallie still lives on through his record collection, which son Harry is now spinning every Wednesday night. He takes requests and breaks out old chestnuts like Billie Holiday's "God Bless the Child," early Sinatra, prime-form John Coltrane, and Duke Ellington's "Take the 'A' Train." It's the East Side's coolest way to relax. Vinyl, baby. Vinyl.

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