Melody masters/indie icons Modest Mouse play at the Walmart AMP in Rogers, with Mass Gothic, 7:30 p.m., $40-$62. The Arkansas Travelers take a second run at the Springfield Cardinals, 7:10 p.m. Thu.-Fri., 6:10 p.m. Sat.-Sun., Dickey-Stephens Park, $7-13. Sworn In and Kaonashi take the stage at Vino’s, 6:30 p.m., $13-$15. New pop-country ambassador Adam Hambrick gives a concert at the Rev Room, with Bree Ogden, 8 p.m., $10. Comedian/guitarist Chris Killian performs at The Loony Bin, 7:30 p.m. Thu.-Sat., 10 p.m. Fri.-Sat., $8-$12. Podcast network Big Rock Switchboard hosts Arkie Pub Trivia at Stone’s Throw Brewing, 6:30 p.m., free. The Whole Famn Damily, Awkward Peach and Nathan Perry share a bill at the White Water Tavern, 9 p.m. Chuck Pack plays a happy hour set at Cajun’s Wharf, 5:30 p.m., free, or come later and catch Roxy Roca, 9 p.m., $5.
Big Dam Horns fill every inch of Four Quarter Bar with boogie, 10 p.m., $7. Or, go straight for the trumpet with Rodney Block, Bijoux, J-Phil and more at South on Main for “Junebug’s Jam Session,” 9:30 p.m., $15. Sage/guitarist Alvin Youngblood Hart returns to White Water, 9 p.m., $10. Arkansauce brings strings to the Rev Room, 9 p.m., $8-$21. Pop provocateur/poet Halsey lands at the Walmart AMP in Rogers, with Jessie Reyez, 8 p.m., $30-$105. Rochester, N.Y., indie darlings Joywave blend dance floor synth with “Doubt” and other vulnerabilities at Stickyz, with Grandson opening, 8:30 p.m., $15. Catch The Electric 5 at the Oaklawn’s Silks Bar & Grill, 10 p.m. Fri.-Sat., free. “Blues from the ’20s to ’80s” are on the bill for Bluesboy Jag’s set as part of the Sounds of Unity concert series, with Ten Penny Gypsy, Unity of Little Rock, 2610 Reservoir Road, 7 p.m. Rockers Hell Camino join Down n’ Dirty and Exit from Dark for a bill at Vino’s, 8 p.m., $5. Chris DeClerk kicks off the weekend with a set at Cajun’s, 5:30 p.m., free, and later, Buh Jones takes the stage, 9 p.m., $5. The Cody Martin Band performs at Kings Live Music in Conway, 8:30 p.m., $5, with an opening set from Amber Wilcox.
Amasa Hines joins Rozenbridge for a show in the North Forest at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, 7 p.m., $10. Elsewhere in Northwest Arkansas, The Cate Brothers break up their “semi-retirement” for a show in Basin Spring Park, Eureka Springs, 6 p.m., free. Fellow blues guru Akeem Kemp entertains in Conway at Kings Live Music, with opener Taylor Hyatt, 8:30 p.m., $5. Adam Faucett & The Tall Grass kick off a set at Four Quarter Bar, 10 p.m., $7. Amp Out Alz, a rock concert benefiting Alzheimer’s Arkansas, kicks off at the Rev Room, 7 p.m., $25-$75. The Serenade for Cystic Fibrosis kicks off at 6 p.m. at Nexus Coffee, $8-$10. Wayne “The Train” Hancock takes his “juke joint swing” to the White Water Tavern, with Scott H. Biram opening, 8:30 p.m., $15. Bad Cop, Elephantom and Move Orchestra share an inventive bill at Maxine’s in Hot Springs, 9 p.m., $7. The Woodpeckers get the dance floor going at Cajun’s, 9 p.m., $5; Richie Johnson performs earlier at 5:30 p.m., free. Punk rocker turned author Matt Mauldin reads from his book of poetry, “Patterns of Reconciliation,” 5 p.m., Kollective Coffee + Tea, Hot Springs, free. Beloved Ozark Family Band Big Smith reunites for a show at George’s Majestic Lounge in Fayetteville, 9 p.m., $20-$25. Seether gets loud at Magic Springs Theme & Water Park, with Vail, 7 p.m., see magicsprings.com for tickets.
Revered/reviled comedian Carlos Mencia lands at The Loony Bin for a special engagement, 7:30 p.m, $23-$45. Get your head right on a Sunday night at “Boofed Out,” with sets from Yuni Wa, the Klubhouse collective, Phatte 400 and more, 8 p.m., Rev Room, $5. The Stardust Big Band entertains in the Crystal Ballroom at the Arlington Resort Hotel & Spa, 3 p.m., $10.
Poet Su-Lauren Wilson and others congregate at the White Water Tavern for Dive Bar Poets, 7 p.m.
East Texas rocker Koe Wetzel mashes up twang and crunchy rock guitar riffs at the Rev Room, 8 p.m., $15.
L.A. rockers Dorothy take “Flawless” and other rock anthems to the stage at Stickyz, 9 p.m., with Charming Liars, $17-$70. A cappella mind-blowers Pentatonix perform at the Walmart AMP, 8 p.m., $35-$160. Disney’s live-action “Beauty and the Beast” (2017) is last up on the lineup for the summer Movies in the Park series at Riverfront Park, sunset (8:17 p.m.), free. Locals Pissin’ Comets and The Phlegms team up with Duluth, Minn., band Hard Feelings for a punk rock show at White Water, 8 p.m.