by Robert Bell
If your pre-holidays partying typically includes some crunchy emo rock, Juanita's can help you out, with Framing Hanley, 10 p.m. $12 adv., $15 d.o.s.
Downtown Music Hall has a local showcase, with That's No Moon, Crooked Roots, Indian Summer and Population Zero, 8 p.m., $6.
The UALR Women's Trojans take on Seattle, Jack Stephens Center at UALR, 7 p.m., $4-$35.
Nashville hypnotist and comedian The Sandman comes to The Loony Bin to make audience members laugh at other audience members, as they do embarrassing things onstage while under The Sandman's spell, 8 p.m., $8-$12, with additional shows Thursday at 7:30 p.m. and Friday at 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.