Arkansas singer/songwriter Adam Faucett plays a free show at Maxine's, 8 p.m. Psych-country psychos The Frontier Circus take all your favorite country classics and garage-rock nuggets and wring 'em through a feedback-warped blender. They play with Booyah! Dad and Ghost Dance, White Water Tavern, 10 p.m. Country duo Love and Theft are back in town, for a show at Juanita's, with The Railers, Rodge & The Dirt Road Republic and East on 40, 8:30 p.m., $15. The locally produced film "Loyalty" looks intriguing. It screens at Riverdale 10 Cinema, 7 p.m., $5. Wildwood Park for the Performing Arts has what's sure to be a fun-filled family evening, with Rockin' Dopsie Jr. & The Zydeco Twisters. Picnicking begins at 6 p.m. and the concert starts at 8 p.m., $35-$65.
Mississippi bluesman Lightnin' Malcolm returns to the familiar stage at White Water Tavern. It's sure to be a good time for fans of Hill Country blues, 9 p.m., $10. The Walton Arts Center's Artosphere continues with the Artosphere Festival Orchestra's "Russian Masterpieces" program, 7 p.m., $10-$25. If you're looking for a bit of goodtime getdown music, John Michael Vance & The Delta Funk can hook you up with that. The Beckham Brothers also perform, 18-and-older, Stickyz, 9 p.m., $6. Or maybe some "country fried psychedelic rock 'n' roll" is more your speed. In that case, you're advised to check out Jonesboro's Starroy at Midtown Billiards, 12:30 a.m., $5. Over at The Afterthought, The Good Time Ramblers will keep things rollicking along with an evening of their soulful alt-country, 9 p.m., $7.
If a missing Fogerty isn't a deterrent for your enjoyment of CCR tunes, Magic Springs hosts Creedence Clearwater Revisited, 8 p.m., $50-$60. Acclaimed Oklahoma singer/songwriter Fiawna Forte brings some upbeat rock 'n' roll to Bear's Den Pizza, 8:30 p.m. Over at White Water Tavern, you can catch a triple-billing of great local acts, with Year of the Tiger, Collin vs. Adam and Knox Hamilton, 10 p.m. For you death metal and hardcore mosh-maniacs, check out Motives, playing an album-release show with Bitter Times, Victim of Pain, Abandon the Artifice, Slamphetamine and Splattered in Traffic, Downtown Music Hall, 7 p.m., $10 (includes CD).