Camden-born guitar hero, the “Iron Man” Michael Burks shreds the blues at Sticky Fingerz, 9 p.m., $10.
Former Squirrel Nut Zipper front man Jimbo Mathus returns to White Water for a night of throwback country music with his backing band, The Tri-State Coalition (all above), 10 p.m.
Local rockers Goldy Locks play the first of their two-night set at West End, 10 p.m., $5.
Midtown Billiards gets a night of music from the “Apocalypse Now”-referencing bar rockers, Outstanding Red Team, 12:30 p.m., $8 non-members.
The Arkansas Celtic Music Society brings Cork, Ireland’s, Fuchsia Band to Khalil’s Pub, 7 p.m., $15.
Local crooner Cody Belew sings for the Markham Street Grill and Pub, 8:30 p.m., free.
White Water Tavern rocks out with the best-named double-bill in town from Atlanta provocateurs, Whores, and Little Rock supergroup Sweet Eagle, 10 p.m.
A whole slew of G.G. Allin-inspired acts take to Downtown Music with The Kill Crazies, The S.T.D.’s, Truckstop Hookers and more running through dark, catchy punk, 8 p.m.
At Discovery, DJs g-force and Michael Shane man the ones and twos for the club crowd, 10 p.m., $10.
Witty Texan singer/songwriter Charlie Robison returns to Revolution, 8:30 p.m., $10 adv., $12 d.o.s.
Runaway Planet, the tightest bluegrass band you’ll find anywhere, is set to pick, strum and sing at The Afterthought, 9 p.m., $7.
At the Town Pump, blues four-piece Unseen Eye hits the stage, 10 p.m., $3.