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Friday, July 25, 2008

More this weekend: The Gettys, American Aquarium and more

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FRIDAY 7/25

Recent winner of the Times' “Best of Arkansas” readers' poll, the Gettys play a big show at Revolution, 9:30 p.m.

Raucous country rockers American Aquarium, from North Carolina, return to White Water Tavern, 9 p.m., $5.

Metropolitan Opera Auditions national finalist Stephen Ray of Sherwood headlines a concert at Wildwood to benefit the Arkansas District of the Metropolitan Opera National Council, 8 p.m., $25.

Soul/jazz duo Brenda and Ellis play the hits at the Afterthought, 9 p.m., $7.

Local cover band Donna Massey and the Blue Eyed Soul come to Cajun's, 9 p.m., $5.

Sticky Fingerz hosts the Nirvana tribute Nevermind, 9:30 p.m., $7.

The Rockefeller Institute on Petit Jean Mountain continues its film series with “Spilled Milk: Our Milk, Our Farmers, Our Arkansas, 7 p.m., $10.

 
SATURDAY 7/26

Local bluegrass stalwarts Runaway Planet continue to celebrate the release of their new album, “Tarnation,” with a concert at the Afterthought, 9 p.m., $7.

In Helena, Jazz on the Levee features Dr. Ronald Myers, Delta Jazz Society Musicians, and Phillip Stackhouse, 4 p.m., free.

Solfude comes to the B.A.C. 2 Theater as part of “The Groove Lounge,” 8 p.m., $5.

Local rockers Jet420 perform at Cajun's Wharf, 9 p.m., $5.

Jam act Weakness for Blondes plays White Water Tavern, 9 p.m., $5.

The Solomon Davis Band does classic rock at Cornerstone, 9 p.m., $5.

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