Union has Wynne-born multi-instrumentalist Chase Pagan,
who returns to Little Rock for what seems like the first time in a straight up minute
, 10 p.m., donation.Darril 'Harp' Edwards
works on his steel drum for the crowd at Afterthought, 8 p.m., $5.
Los Angeles' self-described "widescreen rockers," Gooding
plays a show at Vino's as part of their 50-state tour. Parabelle
(one part Muse, one part Something Corporate, muddle, pour) and Patrick Ellis
support, 9 p.m., $5.
Wednesday night's always good for musicians with standing weekly gigs: The Ted Ludwig Trio
plays Capital Bar & Grill, 5 p.m., free; Lucious Spiller Band
hits Sticky Fingerz, 9:30 p.m., $5; Jim Dickerson
takes to Sonny Williams' piano room, 7 p.m.
And if you're looking for a big, big, big name in town tonight, look no further than Philander Smith. Sapphire
, of "Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire" fame delivers the last 'Bless the Mic' lecture of the season at the college's "M.L. Harris Auditorium: Built to Honor Former Philander Smith President M.L. Harris" auditorium, 7 p.m.