Gourmands can sample food from several Central Arkansas restaurants at Taste of the Rock, River Market Pavilion, 5:30 p.m., $15 adv., $20 door.
For some barroom country with a touch of rockabilly, check out Bonnie Montgomery, who plays a free show at The Afterthought, 8 p.m.
The New Music Test at Revolution features Sonex 180, Randy Harsey and Neon Skin, 9 p.m., $5 21 and older, $10 18-20.
Brown Soul Shoes brings a mix of originals and classic rock, blues and R&B covers to an 18-and-older show at Stickyz, 9 p.m., $5.
Americana-tinged pop songstress Audrey Dean Kelley plays Live at Laman, Laman Library, 7 p.m., free.
St. Louis/Oxford, Miss. duo Water Liars plays White Water Tavern with Jonathan Wilkins, 9:30 p.m., $5.