Former Circle Jerks and Joe Strummer cohort Zander Schloss shares a bill with Adam Faucett at the White Water Tavern, 9 p.m., $8. The Quapaw Quarter Association hosts architect John Greer at Curran Hall to discuss the past and potential future of the the William E. Woodruff House, 5:30 p.m. The Arkansas Razorbacks football team opens the season with a game against Florida A&M at War Memorial Stadium, 7 p.m. After the game, Motherfunkship performs at Stickyz Rock 'n' Roll Chicken Shack, 10 p.m., $3-$5. Dean Skip Rutherford unveils the story of a civil rights protest in 1950s Little Rock with a talk, "The Little Rock 'Help:' The Untold Civil Rights Protest Symbol," noon, Sturgis Hall, Clinton School of Public Service, free. Dallas burlesque artist Shelbelle Shamrock headlines the Foul Play Cabaret show at The Joint, 8 p.m., $10. The Museum of Discovery turns its attention to dispelling misconceptions with "Science After Dark: Mythbusting," 6 p.m., $5. "Arkansongs" host Stephen Koch hosts Arkie-centric trivia at Stone's Throw, 6:30 p.m., free. Thirst N' Howl hosts a Jazz Jam open mic session, 7:30 p.m.
Catch rapper Big Piph (Chane "Epiphany" Morrow) on the cusp of his latest release, "Celebrate," with photographer-guitarist Joshua Asante (Amasa Hines, Velvet Kente), 9 p.m., White Water Tavern. New Orleans' New Breed Brass Band lands at Stickyz, 9 p.m., $10. The Band Camino brings its breezy, bass-forward tunes to the Rev Room, with Jet Black Alley Cat and Illustrada, 8:30 p.m., $10-$12. Rob & Tyndall duet for happy hour at Cajun's Wharf, 5:30 p.m., free. Later, trumpeter Rodney Block, singer Bijoux and DJ G-Force team up for "Express Yourself!", a T-shirt themed dance party for showing off your prized tee, 9 p.m., Cajun's Wharf, $15. The Nandha Blues Band takes the stage at Markham Street Grill and Pub, 8:30 p.m., free. The Hooten Hallers hoot 'n' holler at Kings Live Music in Conway, 8:30 p.m., $5. Trey Johnson & Jason Willmon bring their sunny harmonica-guitar blues duo to the stage at South on Main, 9 p.m., $10. The Wesley Pruitt Band performs at Oaklawn Racing & Gaming's Silks Bar & Grill, Hot Springs, 10 p.m. Fri-Sat., free. Country radio staple Brad Paisley performs at the Walmart AMP in Rogers, with sets from Dustin Lynch, Chase Bryant and Lindsey Ell, 7 p.m., $35.
Jointstock features sets from Becoming Elephants, The Big Dam Horns and more, 1:30 p.m., The Joint, pay-what-you-can. Self-described "gypsy punk country grumble boogie" outfit Dirtfoot from Shreveport, La., lands at Four Quarter Bar, 10 p.m. Joe Pitts and the Nandha Blues Band take the stage at Thirst N' Howl, 8:30 p.m. The Breakneck Brawlers of Girls Rollin' in the South Roller Derby and Queen Team of the Central Arkansas Roller Derby face off at the Conway Expo Center for a Roller Derby Double Header, 2505 E. Oak St., 2 p.m. Alex Summerlin plays for the early crowd at Cajun's, 5:30 p.m., free, followed later by a set from Lypstick Hand Grenade, 9 p.m., $5. Brothers with Different Mothers take the stage at Stickyz, 9:30 p.m., $6.
Norteño pioneers Los Traileros del Norte bring their Monterrey-inspired show to the Timberwood Amphitheatre at Magic Springs Theme & Water Park, 8 p.m., $35-$55. New Orleans vocalist Butterfly and DJ Nick Hudson perform for a Reggae Sunday Labor Day Party at Ernie Biggs, 8:30 p.m., $15 general admission, $25 VIP.
Tongue-in-cheek roots rocker Lew Card graces the stage at the White Water, 9 p.m.
Jazz in the Park kicks off its fall series with a free concert from Sounds So Good at the History Pavilion in Riverfront Park, with beer and wine proceeds benefiting the Art Porter Music Education, Inc.'s scholarship fund, 6 p.m. "Legacies and Lunch: 20 Years and Family Films" commemorates the opening of the Central Arkansas Library System's Main Library in the River Market district with family films from the family of Adolphine Fletcher Terry and John Gould Fletcher, noon, Ron Robinson Theater, free. Josh Parks hosts a Blues Jam at Thirst N' Howl, 7:30 p.m. The sibling-dominated, Texas-based quintet Folk Family Revival takes its set to Stickyz, 9 p.m., $5. Crowbar, Mortalus, Hell Camino and Abandon the Artifice play an early heavy rock show at Vino's Brewpub, 7 p.m., $15-$17.