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Banana Moonshine Salon comes to White Water

And Shonen Knife comes to Stickyz.

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THURSDAY 9/13

Banana Moonshine Salon interpolates comedy with music and drag performances at the White Water Tavern, 9 p.m., $5. Oklahoma "jamtronica" outfit Montu lands at Four Quarter Bar, with Kadela, 10 p.m., $5. Last chance to catch two community theater shows: "The House That Will Not Stand" at The Weekend Theater, through Sept. 15, $16; and "The Legend of Georgia McBride" at The Studio Theatre, through Sept. 16, $16-$20. Meanwhile, Community Theatre of Little Rock breaks its hiatus with "The Producers" at the Elks Lodge in North Little Rock, through Sept. 30; see centralarkansastickets.com for details on all. The Loony Bin has a triple feature up this week, with sets from Chad Thornsberry, Mike Head and Nick Hoff, 7:30 p.m., Thu.-Sat., 10 p.m. Fri.-Sat., $8-$12. The Garland County Fair continues at 4831 Malvern Ave., $15-$35, see garlandcountyfair.com for a full schedule. Mel Brooks' "History of the World, Pt. 1" screens at Crush Wine Bar, sunset, free. Mike and the Moonpies get twangy at Stickyz Rock 'n' Roll Chicken Shack, with Cody West, 9 p.m., $10-$13. The Billy Jones Band entertains at Cajun's, 9 p.m., $5.

FRIDAY 9/14

Flawless rock trio Shonen Knife brings you more songs about cats and food at Stickyz, with Spirit Cuntz and The Wirms, 8:30 p.m., $12-$15. See last week's Arkansas Times for an interview with comedian Matt Besser, who joins Trusty for a #votethemout concert at Vino's, 8 p.m. Monsters of Todd 5 features sets from DeFrance, Third Degree, Tragikly White and more, 7 p.m., Rev Room, $10. Hwy. 124 takes the stage at Oaklawn Racing & Gaming's Silks Bar & Grill, 10 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Northern Italy blues rocker Eliana "Miss E" Cargnelutti plays at Markham Street Grill and Pub, with an opening set from Psychedelic Velocity, 8:30 p.m., $5. Lady Lola LeStrange joins the Foul Play Cabaret troupe for a burlesque show at Maxine's in Hot Springs, 9 p.m., $12-$15. Catch a double bill at Cajun's Wharf, with Ben Byers on the deck and the Buh Jones Band on the main stage, 9 p.m., $5. Richard Burnett & The Home School Dropouts take the cozy stage at Four Quarter Bar, 10 p.m., $7.

SATURDAY 9/15

Listen Sister takes "The Night I Stole Your Pen" and other tales to the White Water Tavern with Kassi Moe and Polly's Pockets, 9 p.m. The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program's next "Walks Through History" explores downtown Osceola, 11 a.m., free. A DeCarcerate conference at CALS Ron Robinson Theater features talks on solving the nation's mass incarceration problem, 10 a.m., $12-$30. Matt Besser and Trusty reprise the #votethemout bill at Kings Live Music in Conway, 8:30 p.m., $5. Champs "Sycho" Sid Vicious, Chavo Guerrero, Jr. and Barbi Hayden hop in the ring for World Class Revolution Wrestling at the Griffin Music Hall in El Dorado's Murphy Arts District, 7 p.m., $10-$60. Ten Penny Gypsy duets at Ya Ya's Euro Bistro, 6:30 p.m. Stays in Vegas takes the stage at Vino's with Makeshift and Narrow Dinero, 8 p.m., $7. Tinkerfest takes over the Museum of Discovery, with engineering and science activities galore, 9 a.m., $8-$10. DJ Ron spins tunes at Discovery Nightclub, 9 p.m., $10. The Clear Channel Metroplex hosts MMA faceoffs for 360 Fight Club, 7 p.m., $25-$80. Four on the Floor puts the pedal to the metal at Stickyz, with Cherry Red, 9 p.m., $5. Santoros takes its self-described "Mexican-American garage surf rock" to Maxine's with Joshua October & The Wool and Billy Ruben and the Elevated Enzymes, 9 p.m., $7. Son Sin Gnero is next up in Crystal Bridges Museum's Forest Concert Series with "Cha Cha Cha! From Mambo to Salsa," 7 p.m., $10.

SUNDAY 9/16

Double Sunday bill at Four Quarter Bar! Come to Argenta early to catch Finnish bluegrass outfit The Steve 'N' Seagulls with The Restless Leg String Band, 8 p.m., $12, and stick around for Good Foot, 10 p.m., $7. A screening of "The Giants Wore White Gloves" tells the tale of the Women's Emergency Committee to Open Our Schools during the Little Rock desegregation crisis, 2 p.m., CALS Ron Robinson Theater, free. GGOOLLDD's frontwoman Margaret Butler glitters and croons at Stickyz, 8 p.m., $10.

MONDAY 9/17

Jazz guitar gurus Peter Bernstein and Ted Ludwig join forces for an evening at The Joint Theater & Coffeehouse, 7:30 p.m., $30-$40. The Goat Band (Barry McVinney, Steve Hudleson, Brian Wolverton and Patrick Lindsey) takes up its post for a monthly Monday jazz combo set at The Studio Theatre, 7:30 p.m. The world's largest pop-up Irish pub goes up on the Plaza Lawn of the Hot Springs Convention Center to celebrate the "halfway mark" to the World's Shortest St. Patrick's Day Parade, 4 p.m.

WEDNESDAY 9/19

Dizzy 7 entertains at the penultimate Jazz in the Park concert for this year, 6 p.m., History Pavilion, Riverfront Park, free. Troy, Mich., post-hardcore rockers We Came As Romans take the stage at the Clear Channel Metroplex, 8 p.m., $18-$20. Charley Crockett takes his traditionalist blues set to the stage at Stickyz, 8:30 p.m., $12-$15.

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