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Downtown Music Hall has an evening of chuggy, palm-muted metal, with Volumes, Once Exiled, From Which We Came, Seamless, Fear the Aftermath, 7 p.m., $12 adv., $15 door. Folk-rockers The Fable & The Fury play at Maxine's, 8:30 p.m. Argenta Community Theater kicks off its sold-out run of "Jesus Christ Superstar," 7 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday and 6 p.m. Sunday.
Neo-soul/hip-hop favorites Rodney Block & The Real Music Lovers team up with singer Bijoux for "We Want the Funk," a '70s dance party, 9:30 p.m., The Joint, $10-$15. Cajun's Wharf has a big night of rock 'n' roll, with Earl & Them, The Greasy Greens and an acoustic set from Wes Hart, 5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m., $5 after 8:30 p.m.
Folk duo Emma's Revolution brings close harmonies and sharp political comedy to the Unitarian Universalist Church of Little Rock, 8 p.m., $10 adv., $12 door. Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is an international men's march to stop rape, sexual assault and gender violence, McCain Mall Shopping Center, 10 a.m., free. If you dig classic rock, check out Fayetteville's Basement Brew, who'll play a free show at Bear's Den Pizza in Conway, 8:30 p.m. Arkansas folk-rockers Don't Stop Please play White Water Tavern, with alt-country rockers Kentucky Knife Fight, 9:30 p.m. Russellville native Jason Campbell & Singletree return to Denton's Trotline, 9 p.m., $10. Rock for a Reason is a benefit for Arkansas Freethinkers, with The Weisenheimers, InterFaith All-Stars and The Dangerous Idiots, Vino's, 9 p.m., $5.
The Arkansas Travelers kick off a three-game series against their in-state rivals the Northwest Arkansas Naturals, Dickey-Stephens Park, 7:10 p.m. Mon.-Wed., $4-$12.
The mighty riff-warriors of Mothwind play at White Water Tavern with bruisers Jab Jab Suckerpunch and headbangers Enchiridion, 10 p.m.
Downtown Music Hall has an evening of music for moshers, with South Carolina melodic hardcore troupes Hundredth and Counterparts, along with Being As An Ocean, Heart to Heart, Something to Stand For and Victim of Pain, 7 p.m., $12 adv., $14 door. Jazz in the Park winds down its season with a performance from Dizzy7, 5:30 p.m., free. Movies in the Park screens "Breakfast at Tiffany's," sundown, First Security Amphitheatre, free.