Collins to work toward increasing visitation to Arkansas by groups and promoting the state's appeal
Country musicians Brady Seals and Nathan Lee Jackson bring their no-frills country singer/songwriter style to Revolution, 8:30 p.m., $10. MacDaddy in North Little Rock hosts a night of house music with DJs Worthy, Dirtybird, Manny Ledezma and SpencerX manning the booths; the bass thumps hard at 10 p.m., $10. Spaci Traci, the North Little Rock rocka-blues chanteuse, makes a rare appearance at Town Pump, 10 p.m., $3. If you find yourself in the nor'western corner of our fair state, check out “One Night of Queen,” a touring stage show celebrating the legendary British outfit, at Walton Arts, 8 p.m., $20.50-$60.50.
Green Day tribute band American Idiot takes to the stage at Revolution, 8:30 p.m., $8 regular admission, $10 for those under 21. Cody Belew & Co. performs jazz standards of the grown and sexy variety at Afterthought, 9 p.m., $7. Star Bar hosts DJs Ettiem, JAL, Cameron Holyfield and Risky Biz in what should be another successful edition of the Cool Shoes' spin-off, Spectrum, 10 p.m., $5. Damn Bullet Paul Morphis takes a solo gig at Town Pump, 10 p.m., $3. Stoney LaRue, favorite of Little Rock and country truck sound system aficionados everywhere, comes back to Sticky Fingerz, this time joined by Midnight River Choir, 9 p.m., $10 adv., $12 d.o.s. At The Village, Juno award-winning Canadian DJ Hatiras spins, 8:30 p.m., $15 adv., $20 d.o.s. If metal and dark rock is more down your alley, Vino's brings Hardside, Results, Nailed Shut and Mad Moves, 8 p.m., $7, while Downtown Music Hall thrashes with Jucifer, Knee Deep and Pallbearer, 8 p.m., $6.
Ladysmith Black Mambazo , the legendary South African gospel group that made Paul Simon's “Graceland” the amazing album it was, comes to Fayetteville's Walton Arts Center, 8 p.m., $28.50-$45.50. Crazy party band Boom Kinetic ensures much booty shaking at Sticky Fingerz, 9 p.m., $8. Meanwhile, Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase's Round Three winner, Brother Andy & His Big Damn Mouth, visits the Town Pump with Little Rock figurehead Hector Faceplant, 10 p.m., $3.
Atlanta alt-metal act Sevendust shares a bill at The Village with Drowning Pool and Digital Summer, 7 p.m., $26 adv., $30 d.o.s.