Popular Austin country singer Kevin Fowler returns to Sticky Fingerz, 9 p.m, $10.
Nine local acts battle in the River Market Pavilion to benefit the Janice Lourenco Medical Fund. Featured bands include Go Fast, Just Jill, Demeritrious (say duh-mee-tree-us), the Box Box Philosophy, At Wars End, Around the 6, Reticent, the Glyph and Calling Drake. 8 p.m., donations.
Tonya Leeks, who sings and plays the saxophone and the flute, brings her band to the Afterthought, 9 p.m., $7.
Wildwood hosts a benefit for its musical director, Stratsmir Pavlov, featuring Kristina Marinova-Pavlov, Bryan LaRue, Kiril Laskarov (co-concertmaster of the ASO), Tawanna Campbell and more, 8 p.m., $25.
Local band Hat Trick makes its debut at Cornerstone, 9 p.m, $5.
Rockers Big Stack perform at West End, 9 p.m., $5.
Christian pop stalwart Stephen Curtis Chapman plays the Timberwood Amphitheater in Magic Springs, 8 p.m., $45.99 (park admission).
The Joe Pitts Band, which serves as Cornerstone's house blues band, plays roadhouse blues, 9 p.m., $5.
Vocalist Ramona Smith gets piano help from Carl Mouton at the Afterthought, 9 p.m., $7.
Party band Mr. Meaner headlines at Cajun's, 9 p.m., $5.