Whale Fire. Photo by Brian Chilson.
Revolution hosts “Rock Out for Research,” an event to benefit Arkansas Children's Hospital, featuring local music by A Plea for Justice, Whale Fire, Haley Stephens and Brothers with Different Mothers, 7 p.m., $15.
Continuing its tradition of booking young, popular screamo and metal acts with peculiar names, The Village hosts Carnifex, Suffokate, Upon a Burning Body, Enfold Darkness and Collapsing Nation, 7 p.m., $12 adv., $15 d.o.s.
Fronted by local pathologist and jazz pianist, the Dr. Rex Bell Jazz Trio gets smooth at Afterthought, 8 p.m., $5.
Good Time Ramblers, twang-rockers with licks to spare, play Sticky Fingerz, 9:30 p.m., $5.