by Robert Bell
"Last Respects Paid: Death of the Godfather" is presented by Murder and Macabre Mystery Dinner Theater. Black attire is requested. The Regency, Hot Springs, July 12-13, 6 p.m., $40.
It's a Battle of the Brutal over at Downtown Music Hall, with SwitchbacH, She Breathes Fire, Burning Braylin, Tides of Anareta, All is at an End, Saints & Marauders, Seven Eves, Furiea, Slamphetamine and Place of Prominence, 6 p.m., $10 adv., $12 day of.
Down in Spa City, Maxine's has Kentucky Knife Fight, Ben Franks & The Bible Belt Boys and Insomniac Folklore, 8:30 p.m.
Joey Farr brings the blazin' blues-jamz to Midtown Billiards, 12:30 a.m., $5.
Roots-rock specialists The P-47s take to the stage at Reno's Argenta Cafe with the charming singer/songwriter Mandy McBryde, 9:30 p.m.