Get set for some virtuosic blues-jamming with Joey Farr & The Fuggins Wheat Band, who'll headline at Cajun's Wharf, with happy hour tunes courtesy of Steve Bates, 5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m., $5 after 8:30 p.m.
Ohio indie-poppers Bad Veins join Alexander & The Grapes and Nick Brumley for a show at Maxine's, 7 p.m., $5.
Heavy modern rockers Hurt are back in town for a show at Revolution, 18-and-older, 8:30 p.m., $12 adv., $15 day of.
The Meshugga Klezmer Band brings the crazy goodtime klezmer tunes to The Joint, 8 p.m., $8.
Mississippi duo Water Liars are back in town for show at White Water Tavern with Brother Andy & His Big Damn Mouth, 9:30 p.m. Water Liars also play in Hot Springs on
Saturday Friday, with Ben Franks & The Bible Belt Boys and Brian Martin, Maxine's, 8 p.m., $5 adv., $7 door.