TUESDAY, July 10
Dunebuggy Attack Battalion, One Night Standards, Indoorfins Cosmic Charlie’s, 388 Woodland Ave., 21+, 10 p.m., $5.
Miss Tess & The Talkbacks Natasha’s Bistro, 112 Esplanade, 9 p.m., $7 From the venue website: Groovy, Modern-vintage, 20′s and 30′s, Swing-Blues Infused Jazz. Winner of the 2008 Boston Music Award “Outstanding Folk Artists of the Year.” Winner of the Eddie’s Attic shoot-out in Decatur. Performed along with Emmylou Harris and Lyle Lovett among others on the Cayamo Cruise and performed recently at the Washington Folk Festival, Burlington Jazz Festival, Passim, Iron Horse, Unity Center for the Performing Arts, Regattabar Jazz Fest, Blue Note NYC.
Big Band and Jazz Series presents Lexington Concert Band Ecton Park , 956 Turkey Foot Rd, 7 p.m., free.
Southland Jamboree presents Stringtown Collins Bowling Center, 205 Southland Dr, 7 p.m., free
WEDNESDAY, July 11
Red Barn Radio presents The Jake Leg Stompers Willie’s Locally Owned, 805 N. Broadway 7p.m., $8.
Whitney Morgan with the 78′s Green Lantern, 497 W. 3rd St.
Steve Richmond and special guest Brad Alford The Secret Bar and Grill, 841 Lane Allen Rd, 7 p.m.
Misty Loggins & Brian Bixby Natasha’s Bistro, 112 Esplanade, 9 p.m., $7. From the venue website: “The incomparable Misty Loggins and the talented Brian Bixby bring their unique brand of country music to their engaging and high energy acoustic show. … Brian wows audiences on a variety of instruments (fiddle, mandolin, guitar) and delivers with incredible vocals. With tight harmonies and their special chemistry, Misty and Brian lay down their take on crowd-pleasing hits across every genre. While Misty is undeniably country, her music draws from a deep well of influences ranging from traditional country to blues, southern rock and beyond.”
Galaxc Girl, Brad Bitt, Booty Sweat Cosmic Charlie’s, 388 Woodland Ave., 18+, 10 p.m., $5.
THURSDAY, July 12
Colorfeels Cosmic Charlie’s, 388 Woodland Ave., 21+, 10 p.m., $5.
Frontier Folk Nebraska Green Lantern, 497 W. 3rd St.
George Crooney, Fa Z Al’s Bar, 601 North Limestone Street 8:00 p.m.
Exile’s Les Taylor The Secret Bar and Grill, 841 Lane Allen Rd, 7 p.m.
Rolling Stones Night featuring Run Devil Run Parlay Social, 257 West Short Street, 18+, 8:30 p.m.
Malcolm Holcombe Natasha’s, 112 Esplanade, 9 p.m., $8. From the venue website: A nationally recognized singer and songwriter from North Carolina by way of Nashville, Holcombe’s original music was described as “where haunted country, acoustic blues, and rugged folk all meet” by Rolling Stone magazine.
The Kentucky Hoss Cats Willie’s Locally Owned 805 N. Broadway 8 p.m.
The Jacob Reynolds Band Tin Roof 303 S. Limestone Street 10:30p.m., free, 21+
DJ Thursday: Case Mahan Sidecar 601 North Limestone Street 8:00 p.m.
Central Bank Thursday Night Live: The Tim Talbert Project Fitfth Third Pavilion at Cheapside Park 215 W Main St 4:30p.m.
Whippoorwill Festival HomeGrown Hideaways (Berea). Feat. Reel World String Band, The Tillers, Appalatin and more.Whippoorwill is an earth-friendly festival focused on sustainability, featuring workshops, camping, yoga and more.
FRIDAY, July 13
500 Miles to Memphis Cosmic Charlie’s, 388 Woodland Ave., 21+, 10 p.m., $8.
BRKfest Al’s Bar, 601 North Limestone Street 8:00 p.m. Feat. Datacats, PANDAstar, Nestrogen and more. BRKfest is a new, locally-organized festival dedicated to “chiptune” music – i.e., music typically produced using the sound chips of computers and video game consoles. More info at www.brkfest.org.