by Robert Bell
AlgoRhythm and Paul Anthony provide the pulsing, pounding, mind-erasing beats for you to dance your ass off to at Juanita's, 8 p.m., $15 or $18 if you've not yet had your 21st birthday.
Funny-lady Julie Scoggins will be bustin' guts at The Loony Bin, starting at 8 p.m. and again at 10:30 p.m., $10.
The ever-reliable Ryan Couron plays Denton's Trotline at 9:30 p.m., or for some country of a slightly different style, The Salty Dogs are at White Water Tavern at 10 p.m., $5.
The Little Rock chapter of the 48-Hour Film Project screens the best of this year's entries at Argenta Community Theater, 7 p.m., $10.
Richie Johnson soundtracks your happy hour at Cajun's Wharf starting at 5 p.m., and if that hour stretches out for a while, you can catch The Wes Hart Band, $5 after 8:30.
The awesomely named Tuxedo Flamethrower plays Fox and Hound at 10 p.m., $5.
According to the Internet, Benjamin del Shreve is "a traveler by heart" who "has made the bohemian lifestyle a trademark of all his work" and whose "songwriting is a constant wrestling match between the lover and the poet, and the asskicker." Which songwriting element will prevail this time? Find out at Stickyz, 9 p.m., $6.
Charlotte Taylor and Matt Stone play an acoustic set at Hibernia Irish Tavern, 9 p.m., free.
Maxine's hosts a benefit for the Hot Springs Documentary Film Fest, with Vail, Holy Shakes, Amyjo Savahhah and The Unpaid Celebrities, 8 p.m., $6 adv., $8 door.