FRIDAY 3/26The Blue Hit
, an Austin-based, cello-heavy chamber pop trio revisits Little Rock, this time at River City Gift Co., 7 p.m., donations. Eggshibition
, the annual fundraiser for Youth Home, returns to the Jack Stephens Event Center, 7 p.m., $50, or $75 for patrons. Eggs decorated by artists and local celebrities--like Debie Deaton's "Hello World" from last year--will be up for auction and there'll be food and booze.
Conway-based Adam Hambrick
brings his M.O.R. heart-on-sleeve set to Juanita's, 10 p.m.
Downtown Music hosts the monthly Cool Shoes
party with electro DJs Shawn Lee, Graham Michael and Andrew Linder, 10 p.m., $5. Josephus
and the always deceptively named George Jonestown Massacre
provide music for the late-night lushes at Midtown Billiards, 12:30 a.m., $5.
Sticky Fingerz has Guns N' Roses cover band Paradise City
, 9 p.m., $8.
Jacksonville, Fla.'s Pop Tart Monkeys
, an outfit that throws back to '90s pop-punk, begins a two-night stand at West End, 9 p.m., $5.
Party band Typhoid Mary
plays Underground Pub, 9 p.m., $5.
Hugely popular Red Dirt country singer Wade Bowen
plays Revolution four days before releasing his new CD, a live one recorded at Billy Bob's Texas, 9 p.m., $10.
White Water Tavern hosts a last minute show with Jonathan Wilkins & the Reparations
and Brother Andy & His Big Damn Mouth
, 9:30 p.m.SATURDAY 3/27
Country-swing outfit Flathead
joins local bluesman Tom Houston Jones
to open up for R.L.'s son and ex-North Mississippi All-Star, Duwayne Burnside
, at White Water Tavern, 9:30 p.m. Runaway Planet
brings its flying fingers and taut bluegrass show to Afterthought, 9 p.m., $7.
Discovery's weekly dance party flaunts Michael Shane
in the disco, DJ Balance
in the lobby and Taylor Madison Monrow
and M'Shay Foster
in the theater, 9 p.m., $10.
Cornerstone Pub gets music from Bluesboy Jag
, 8:30 p.m., $5.
Later, at Town Pump he slips over to Town Pump for another solo gig followed by a performance by his new band Mockingbird
, 10 p.m., $3.
The weekly Superstar Saturday
party goes down at On the Rocks with DJ Deja Blu manning the decks, 7 p.m.
Vino's hosts the latest Hope For Haiti Benefit
with Stereo Sounds, Once Exiled, Our Friends Fall Silent, Rivalry For Ruin
and Hi-Five City
, 8 p.m., $10.