Our favorite stylish punk pillagers of early rock 'n' roll, girl group sounds and the Cramps, Ace Spade and the Whores of Babylon, play Vino's before the sun goes down, 8 p.m., $6. At Cajun's, popular soul cover band Memphis Soul Revue headlines, 9 p.m., $5. Ted Ludwig opens the night with bassist Joe Cripps at the Capital Bar and Grill, 5 p.m., free, then joins his trio (which includes Cripps) at the Afterthought, 8 p.m., $5. Popular Alabama-based alt-metal group TRUSTcompany headlines a gig at the Village that includes One Less Reason and Foundation, 8 p.m., $10 adv., $14 d.o.s. At the Loony Bin, Michael Mack and the Faces of Rock try to be funny, 8 p.m., $6. The Travs take on the Springfield Cardinals at Dickey-Stephens, 7:10 p.m., $6-$10.
Superstar DJ Irene, who always draws heavily in Arkansas, headlines Revolution's first ever “secret show,” which pretty much means that show-goers have little advance warning and there's no presale. The show's also a sign-up location for 8-8-8 Lucky 8 DJ competition, which'll be held next Friday. Aspiring DJs bring demos, 8 p.m., $15-$20. Singer/songwriter Carolyn Wonderland is at Sticky Fingerz, 8:30 p.m., $7. Good-time rockers Jeff Coleman and the Feeders play Vino's with Maria Preston, 8 p.m., $7. Once again Memphis Soul Revue headlines at Cajun's, 9 p.m., $5. Sherwood-based alt-rockers the Glyph celebrate the release of their new CD at Juanita's with Drop Dead Syndicate, Wishtribe and Reticent, 10 p.m., $8. There's more Michael Mack and the Faces of Rock at the Loony Bin, 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m., $9. The Travs start up a homestand against the Northwest Arkansas Naturals, 7:10 p.m., $6-$10.
Popular Texas country rocker Bleu Edmonson returns to Sticky Fingerz, with Skinny Sweeney opening, 9 p.m., $8. At the Afterthought versatile duo Brenda and Ellis perform, 9 p.m., $7. Impressive local alt-rockers Sean Rock and the Toltecs headline at Cornerstone, 9 p.m., $5. Funk star Jeffrey Osborne performs at Timberwood Amphitheater in Magic Springs, 8 p.m., $45.99 (park admission). The Odds mix covers and originals at Cajun's, 9 p.m., $5. The Travs continue their series against the Naturals, 7:10 p.m., $6-$10.