Union scores an awesome, very last minute show with lo-fi, Jesus and Mary Chain-weaned Woven Bones
from Austin, the power-garage sounds of Magic Hassle
and the premiere of Mandy McBryde's
new band, featuring local guitarist Ryan Britton and monster drummer Matt Quin, 10 p.m., donations.
Down the street, Times Musicians Showcase finalists Elise Davis Band
hits the Town Pump stage, 10 p.m., $5.
Country singer/songwriter/star Steve Azar
brings his brand of Southern music to Wildwood for an intimate show, 7:30 p.m., $35.
Downtown Music hosts a night of metal with the touring act, Noble Rust
, alongside locals The Witch's Tit
, doom sluggers Pallbearer
and Southern stoner blues/metal from Memphis' The Unbeheld
, 8 p.m., $6.SATURDAY 4/24
Hendrix alum and permanent favorite of Little Rock's singer/songwriter loving masses Dana Falconberry
visits the White Water Tavern, 9 p.m.
Saxophone-wielding jam band Freeverse
provides the choogle for your late-night boogaloo wobble at Midtown Billiards, 12:30 p.m., $5-$8.
Pomade enthusiasts, rockabilly dudes: Josh the Devil & the Sinners
join new kids on the block, Nos Rebos
, who work in an alt-country/pop-punk potpourri, at Union, 10 p.m., free.
Conway's This Holy House
, which works in country-tinged, dynamically charged indie tunes, visit Town Pump alongside local sunshine pop group Whale Fire
, 9 p.m., $5.
Fayetteville gets a great bluegrass show at Baum Walker Hall in the Walton Arts Center with The Steep Canyon Rangers
and the banjo-slapping wild and crazy guy himself, Steve Martin
, 8 p.m., $51-$101.