Adam Faucett, one of Little Rock's best songwriters, plays Town Pump, 10 p.m., $3. The local Father Maple opens for Indigenous, a group of South Dakotans who specialize in Texas blues, at Revolution, 8:30 p.m., $10. Texas two-steppers, Two Tons of Steel, play along side the Holy Modal Rounders of Pulaski County, Mockingbird Hillbilly Band at Sticky Fingerz, 9 p.m., $5. Cornerstone Pub hosts the Tho-D Studio's weekly Thursday Hip Hop Show, 9 p.m., $5. Jason D. Williams brings his Jerry Lee Lewis cover show to Odie's House of Blues in Hot Springs, 8 p.m.
The Blue Hit , an Austin-based, cello-heavy chamber pop trio revisits Little Rock, this time at River City Gift Co., 7 p.m., donations. Conway-based Adam Hambrick brings his M.O.R. heart-on-sleeve set to Juanita's, 10 p.m. Downtown Music hosts the monthly Cool Shoes party with electro DJs Shawn Lee, Graham Michael and Andrew Linder, 10 p.m., $5. Josephus and the always deceptively named George Jonestown Massacre provide music for the late-night lushes at Midtown Billiards, 12:30 a.m., $5. Sticky Fingerz has Guns N' Roses cover band Paradise City, 9 p.m., $8. Jacksonville, Fla.'s Pop Tart Monkeys, an outfit that throws back to '90s pop-punk, begins a two-night stand at West End, 9 p.m., $5. Party band Typhoid Mary plays Underground Pub, 9 p.m., $5. Hugely popular Red Dirt country singer Wade Bowen plays Revolution four days before releasing his new CD, a live one recorded at Billy Bob's Texas, 9 p.m., $10.
Country-swing outfit Flathead joins local bluesman Tom Houston Jones to open up for R.L.'s son and ex-North Mississippi All-Star, Duwayne Burnside, at White Water Tavern, 9:30 p.m. Runaway Planet brings its flying fingers and taut bluegrass show to Afterthought, 9 p.m., $7. Discovery's weekly dance party flaunts Michael Shane in the disco, DJ Balance in the lobby and Taylor Madison Monrow and M'Shay Foster in the theater, 9 p.m., $10. Cornerstone Pub gets music from Bluesboy Jag, 8:30 p.m., $5. The weekly Superstar Saturday party goes down at On the Rocks with DJ Deja Blu manning the decks, 7 p.m. Vino's hosts the latest Hope For Haiti Benefit with Stereo Sounds, Once Exiled, Our Friends Fall Silent, Rivalry For Ruin and Hi-Five City, 8 p.m., $10.