"History is always happening" at Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site
Austin-based experimental duo Transmography headlines a show at the Arts Scene, featuring Satan's God and Meager Bob, 8 p.m., $5. As always, the Ted Ludwig Jazz Trio does its thing at the Afterthought, 8 p.m., $5. Bluesy singer/songwriter Jeff Coleman plays the Flying Saucer, 9 p.m., $6. The Dave Matthews Tribute Band returns to Sticky Fingerz, 9:30 p.m., $7. Beyond music, “Sexploration” is a lecture and discussion of the media's portrayal of gender and sexuality at the UALR Donaghey Student Center, 10:30 a.m., free. Later, the Central Arkansas Library Movie Lovers Club screens “Like Water for Chocolate” in the Darragh Center, 7 p.m., free. Nostalgic for a piece of Ray Winder? Here's your chance: A giant yard sale kicks off at the park, where everything save the box and grandstand seats will be sold, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., free. The sale runs through Sunday. Also, the knick-knack jamboree, Holiday House, kicks off at the State House Convention Center, 12 p.m., $5-$10.
All of the kids will be out for the big get-down at the Village, featuring Chiodos, Emery, Scary Kids Scaring Kids and Devil Wears Prada, 7 p.m., $15. At Vino's, HFU! presents Indianapolis' Grampall Jookabox, a gleefully skewed folk-rock outfit, 7 p.m., $5. Local singer/songwriter Chris Henry is at Flying Saucer, 9 p.m. New Jersey's Hudson Falcons perform at White Water Tavern, with punkabillies Josh the Devil and the Sinners and the First Wave, 9 p.m., $5. At the Main Library's Darragh Center, “Reel Evenings” screens the film “Pollock,” 8 p.m., free. In Batesville, the T Tauri Film Festival celebrates the release of its first DVD at University of Arkansas Community College, 7 p.m., $5-$15.
Popular alt-rockers Ingram Hill play Juanita's, 9:30 p.m., $10 adv./$12 d.o.s. Local rockabilly outfit Damn Bullets plays Counterpoint in North Little Rock with Pellet Gun, 11 p.m. Bleu Edmonson, a rising country-rock band from Texas, plays Sticky Fingerz, 9:30 p.m., $5. For the high-arts-inclined, Opus Ball XXIII at Robinson Center Music Hall features silent and live auctions and music provided by the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Big Band. Tickets range from $350 for individuals to $3,500 and $5,000 for tables, 6 p.m.
Congratulations Tara, beautifully written!