Formerly known as Inksplosion, Little Rock Culture Shock
brings together tattoo artists, custom bike makers and all sorts of freaks at the Clear Channel Metroplex for three days, beginning at 6 p.m. tonight, $10-$25.
The regular dance party Cool Shoes
returns to Downtown Music with DJs Shawn Lee
(electro disco), Ettiem
(originals and edits) and Deeter
(hip-hop, dancehall and dub), live art by Jason Harrington and special musical guest Bware
, who's promoting his debut album, 10 p.m., $5. The Ted Ludwig Jazz Trio
plays the Capital Bar and Grill, 8 p.m., free.
At Cajun's, local rock cover band BushDog
headlines, 9 p.m., $5.
The same people who brought us the “Wet Party” at Juanita's return with a Lingerie and Pajama Jam
, 10 p.m., $10-$12.
Fayetteville-based singer/songwriter Cory Branan
, who's got a fairly rabid following here, performs at White Water with Sean Spellman, 9 p.m., $5.
In anticipation of AC/DC's show at Alltel in January, the tribute act Hell's Bells
is at Revolution, 8 p.m.
Most of the members of the Munks moonlight in the country-rock band Good Time Ramblers,
who play West End Smokehouse, 9 p.m., $5.
At the Afterthought, party band Tragikly White
plays the hits, 9 p.m., $7.
In a fund-raiser for Invisible Children, the non-profit that raises funds for the children of war ravaged Northern Uganda, a host of young, local pop and punk acts play Juanita's, including Alert All Arms, the Running Back, Britton Wesson
and Maywood Park,
9:30 p.m., $15.
At Cajun's Wharf, Thread
does pop hits from the '50s to today, 8:30 p.m., $5.
In the club at Discovery, Platinumb
and Justin Sane
spin, while Balance
holds it down in the lobby, midnight, $10.