by Robert Bell
The Loony Bin has your laughs covered for the weekend, with Marc Rubben and Brad Tassel at 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. (and at 7 p.m., 9 p.m. and 11 p.m. Saturday). It's 18 and older and the cover is $10.
Got a Weakness For Blondes? White Water Tavern does, 9 p.m., $5.
Gino & Tightnoise headline at Cajun's Wharf, playing all the '60s and '70s soul and R&B hits you know and love, with local veteran singer/songwriter Richie Johnson playing happy hour, 5 p.m. and 9 p.m., $5 after 8:30.
If you're looking for a late night full of roots-y country that has a bite to it, look no further: Montgomery Trucking takes the stage at Midtown at half past midnight, $5.
The Afterthought has eclectic piano man Tim Anthony for a night of jazz, funk, soul and more, 9 p.m., $7.
Markham Street Grill and Pub has White Collar Criminals, 9 p.m., free.
DJs Ewell, Rufio, Jason Crawley and Brandon Peck keep the hits spinning at Discovery Nightclub. Performers include Dominique, Whitney Paige and Taylor Madison Monroe, 9 p.m., $12.
The banjo-wielding troubadour and former Damn Bullet Joe Sundell is in town for a set at Pizza D'Action, 9:30 p.m., $3.
This should be a no-brainer for all you Deadheads. The Schwag, out of St. Louis, is one of the longest-running Grateful Dead tribute acts going. The band plays an 18-and-older show at Stickyz, 9 p.m., $8 over 21, $10 under 21.