Bill Gaither & Gaither Vocal Band 6pm Sat. $23-35. Denton Bible Church, 2300 E University Dr, Denton. 800-965-9324.


Bedford Blues & BBQ Festival w/John Mayall, Jimmie Vaughan, Buddy Guy, Trainreck & Reverend K.M. Williams, Buddy Whittington, Texas Slim Trio, Blues Boy Willie, Jason Elmore & Hoodoo Witch, Larry Lampkin, Matthew Davidson Band, Danny Dobro Hill, Wayne Toups, Josh Weathers, The Royal Rhythmaires, Phlywheel, Jackie Don Loe & Lou Hampton, Aaron Burton, All-Lit-Up Sat-Sun, Aug 31-Sep 1. $5-40. 1900 L. Don Dodson Dr, Bedford. 817-952-2128.

Bon Jovi 7:30pm Wed, Oct 16. $19.50-229.50. American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Av, Dallas. 800-745-3000.


Breakaway Music Festival w/Empire of the Sun, Wu-Tang Clan, Matt & Kim, Big Gigantic, Explosions in the Sky, Juicy J, Crizzly Noon Sat, Sep 21. $49-69. FC Dallas Stadium, 9200 World Cup Way, Frisco. 800-745-3000.

Brewer & Shipley 8pm Fri, Aug 23. $24.20. McDavid Studio, 301 E 5th St, FW. 817-212-4280.

Michael Bublé 8pm Fri, Oct 18. $63-118.50. American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Av, Dallas. 800-745-3000.

Buena Vista Social Club 7:30pm Wed, Oct 2. $27.50-82.50. McDavid Studio, 301 E 5th St, FW. 817-212-4280.

Doobie Brothers 7:30pm Wed, Nov 6. $44-132. Bass Hall, 555 Commerce St, FW. 817-212-4280.

Drake, Miguel, Future 7pm Sun, Nov 10. $49.75-99.75. American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Av, Dallas. 800-745-3000.

Eagles 8pm Fri, Oct 11-12. $49.50-179.50. American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Av, Dallas. 800-745-3000.

Tommy Emanuel 7:30pm Wed, Oct 2. $27-42. Majestic Theater, 1925 Elm St, Dallas. 800-745-3000.

Selena Gomez 7pm Sun, Nov 3. $30.50-66. American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Av, Dallas. 800-745-3000.

Sara Hickman 8pm Fri, Sep 6. $27.50. McDavid Studio, 301 E 5th St, FW. 817-212-4280.

Bruno Mars, Ellie Goulding 7:30pm Mon, Aug 12. $40-94. American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Av, Dallas. 800-745-3000.

Pearl Jam 7pm Fri, Nov 15. $65.50. American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Av, Dallas. 800-745-3000.

P!nk 8pm Sat, Nov 16. $39.50-125. American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Av, Dallas. 800-745-3000.

Rihanna 7:30pm Mon, Nov 11. $39.50-125. American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Av, Dallas. 800-745-3000.

Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis 8pm Thu-Fri, Sep 12-13. $35.20. McDavid Studio, 301 E 5th St, FW. 817-212-4280.

Straight No Chaser 7:30pm Sat, Nov 2. $29.50-47.50. McFarlin Auditorium, 6405 Boaz St, Dallas. 800-745-3000.



Club Dada, 2720 Elm St, Dallas. 214-744-3232. Wed: Futurebirds, Diarrhea Planet, The Birds of Night. Thu: Goodnight Ned, Johnny Beauford & The Jack Kerowax, Southbound Drive. Fri: Whirr, Rocket Arm, Boyfrndz, Narrow Head. Sat: Bones, Ethelwulf, Chris Travis, Eddy Baker, Grandmilly, Jgrxxn, JK the Rapper. Tue: The Neckties, Blackwater ’64, The Diabolical Machines.

Curtain Club, 2800 Main St, Dallas. 214-742-2336. Fri: Serosia, Mara Conflict, Alterflesh, Blacktie Renegade. Sat: Sandy Gilmer, Hellgoat, Mothership, Jonny Pecker & The Beaver Bustin’ Pickle Weasels, Orthodox Fuzz, Big Okie Doom.

The Door, 2513 Main St, Dallas. 214-742-DOOR. Thu: Lil B, OG Ron C & The Chop Stars. Fri: Sealion, DJ Hammertimez, DJ Farrellcat, Dudebro/Dettmer.

Double Wide, 3510 Commerce St, Dallas. 214-887-6510. Wed: Bushwick Bill, For Your Pleasure, George Quartz. Thu: Kitty in a Casket, The Returners, Just Another Monster. Fri: Tricounty Terror, Hammercocks, FTW. Sat: PVC Street Gang, Red Like Heat, Arson States. Mon: Vinyl Tap, DJ Mr. Rid. Tue: Beauner Jamz.

Granada Theater, 3524 Greenville Av, Dallas. 214-824-9933. Sat: Forgotten Space, A Live One.

The Grotto, 517 University Dr, FW. 817-882-9331. Every Wed: Open-mic. Thu: Schroomville. Fri: Cosmic Trigger, Wo Fat, The Dirty Seeds, Stone Machine Electric. Sat: Whiskey Folk Ramblers, The Birds of Night, The Problem Preachers. Tue: Open-mic.

Hailey’s, 122 Mulberry St, Denton. 940-323-1160. Thu: Stickup Kid, Flee the Scene, Under Dog House, True Story, Connor Oakley & The Winners, Dead Words, Hollow Point. Sat: Fab Deuce, A.Dd+, Xegesis, AV the Great, S. Good.

Liquid Lounge, 2800 Main St, Dallas. 214-742-2336. Fri: Audioi, Charge, The Psycho Sonics, Under Rage. Sat: HR & The Service Reps, Dave Embry, Henry the Archer.

Lola’s Saloon, 2736 W 6th St, FW. 817-877-0666. Wed: Mugen Hoso, The Dangits. Thu: The Eastern Sea, Roadkill Ghost Choir, Missing Sibling, Olio. Sat: Son of Swan, Chastity, Goodwin. Sun: Tripp Mathis, Trailer Park Princess, Whim Grace. Tue: Scott Copeland & friends.

1919 Hemphill St, FW. 817-920-9665. Thu: Skinfather. Sat: Corporate Whore, Asylum, Deflowered, Empty Shell.

The Prophet Bar, 2548 Elm St, Dallas. 214-939-4321. Wed: RC Williams, DJ Jay Clipp. Fri: Major 7th, Steve Carlson, Rania Khoury CD release, Josh Hendrick. Sat: Truth & Salvage Co., Wes Sheffield, Rise and Shine. Sun: Bad Rabbits, Air Dubai, Sahtyre. Tue: Loyal Sally, Rosco Bandana, Vincent Neil Emerson.

The Rail Club, 3101 Joyce Dr, FW. 817-560-RAIL. Fri: Deadrising, Hellgoat, Volume Dealer, Honey, No Rest for the Wicked. Sat: 100 Proof Hatred, Rabid Flesh Eaters, HelluvaFight, Croma, Zerotheist, Awake the Water.

Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios, 411 E Sycamore St, Denton. 940-387-7781. Wed: Seth Sherman, Frank Smith, Tony Ferraro & The Satans of Soft Rock. Sat: Fishboy, Two Knights, Savage & The Big Beat. Mon: Crown Larks, No Voz Void, Diamond Age, Frauen. Tue: Cafeteria Dance Fever, Mythological Horses.

Tomcats West, 3137 Alta Mere Dr, FW. Fri: Allele, Endo. Sat: Battle of the bands w/Ashes of the Forgotten, 5 Billion and Counting. Sun: Mercia.

Trees, 2709 Elm St, Dallas. 214-741-1122. Thu: Chimaira, Threat Signal, The Browning, Dark Sermon, Splattafish, Beneath the Dying Sun. Fri: P.O.D., Flyleaf, Stars on Stereo. Sat: Souls of Mischief. Mon: Molotov, Sangre, Mad Mexicans.


AllGood Café, 2934 Main St, Dallas. 214-742-5362. Sun: Dogdander.

Arlington Music Hall, 224 N Center St, Arlington. 817-274-5700. Sat: Wanda Jackson.

The Basement Bar, 105 W Exchange Av, FW. 817-624-0050. Wed: Kolton Moore & The Clever Few.

Capital Bar, 3017 Morton St, FW. 817-820-0049. Wed: Dirty River Boys, Chris King. Thu: DJ Technic. Fri: The Boogies. Sat: Craig Spence.

Cassidy’s, 2540 Meacham Blvd, Arlington. 817-625-9991. Thu: Josh Dutton.

Dan’s Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St, Denton. 940-320-2000. Thu: Overseas, Monahans. Sat: Beatles vs. Stones.

Fat Daddy’s, 781 W Debbie Ln, Mansfield. 817-453-0188. Wed: Overdrive. Thu: Jesse Jennings. Fri: Mullet Boyz. Sat: Space Rockers, The Neckties. Tue: Steve Stewart Band.

Fred’s Texas Café, 915 Currie St, FW. 817-332-0083. Wed: Nick Verzosa Duo. Thu: Matt Jones Duo. Fri: Mike Calaway Band. Sat: Dawn & Hawkes, Christa & The Bad Habit, Kevin Aldridge. Sun: Kolton Moore, Greg Schroeder, Will Hobbs. Tue: Luke Wade.

Gexa Energy Pavilion, 1818 1st St, Dallas. 214-421-1111. Wed: Matchbox Twenty, Goo Goo Dolls. Fri: Vans Warped Tour w/Letlive, Architects UK, Hawthorne Heights, New Year’s Day, Attila, Versa Emerge, Forever the Sickest Kids, Man Overboard, Woe Is Me, I See Stars, Go Radio, The Story So Far, Like Moths to Flames, Big Chocolate, Stick to Your Guns, Hands Like Houses, Anarbor, Black Dahlia Murder, Wallpaper, Early November, Upon a Burning Body, Shy Kidx, Tonight Alive, Action Item, Oh Sleeper, Middle Finger Salute, While She Sleeps, Allstar Weekend, Mac Lethal, RDGLDGRN, The Amity Affliction, MC Lars, The Chariot, For the Foxes, The Summer Set, Outasight, Stephan Jacobs, Defeater. Sat: Train, Gavin Degraw, The Script. Sun: Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival w/Thrown Into Exile, City in the Sea, Rob Zombie, Children of Bodom, Amon Amarth, Five Finger Death Punch, Mastodon, Behemoth, Emmure, Machine Head, Job for a Cowboy, Born of Osiris, Huntress, Butcher Babies, Battlecross, Motionless in White. Tue: Jonas Brothers.

Glass Cactus, 1501 Gaylord Tr, Grapevine. 817-778-2800. Wed: Escape, Blaze of Glory.

Grease Monkey, 200 N Mesquite St, Arlington. 817-665-5454. Thu: Maren Morris, Brandon Steadman, Joey Green. Fri: The Jim Bowies, Zane Williams. Every Sun: Sam Anderson, Kenny Uptain.

House of Blues, 2200 N Lamar St, Dallas. 214-928-BLUE. Wed: Kites & Boomerangs, Animal Spirit. Thu: Le Cure. Fri: Robbie Saunders Band, Zoso. Sat: Kidz Bop. Sun: Courtney Love, Starred, Tony Lucca, Honor by August. Mon: Tom Odell. Tue: Redlight King, Icon for Hire.

The Kessler Theater, 1230 W Davis St, Dallas. 214-272-8346. Fri: Brave Combo, Ginny Mac.

Kirby’s, 3305 W Hwy 114, Southlake. 817-410-2221. Fri-Sat: Blake & Fallon.

The Live Oak Music Hall & Lounge, 1311 Lipscomb St, FW. 817-926-0986. Fri: Overseas, Monahans.

M Lounge, 835 Foch St, FW. 817-850-9000. Every Wed: Maurice Davis Band.

Magnolia Green, 1100 Lipscomb St, FW. Wed: Carla Norris-Hopkins.

Magnolia Motor Lounge, 3005 Morton St, FW. 817-332-3344. Thu: Greg Schroeder.

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, 3200 Darnell St, FW. 817-738-9215. Fri: Texas Gypsies.

Opening Bell Coffee, 1409 S Lamar St, Dallas. 214-565-0383. Wed: Jonathan Armstead. Thu: Mountains Majesty, Rhythm & Beards, J.T. Dale & Co. Fri: Brandin Reed, Luke Huch, Jeff Hamm. Sat: Casey Shock, Whim Grace, Merri Palmer. Mon: Songwriters in the round. Tue: Open-mic.

Poor David’s Pub, 1313 S Lamar St, Dallas. 214-821-9891. Wed: Chris Duarte Group. Thu: Mike & The Moonpies. Fri: Joe King Carrasco. Sat: The Wagoneers, Colin Boyd. Sun: Trai’, Cashmir & JT, Billy Gang, Charo Knight, Black Tag, Kidswajur, Combell Damu, Young Jace, Daveon. Tue: Bobby Long.

Queen City Music Hall, 435 Commerce St, FW. 817-332-4030. Sat: Luke Wade & No Civilians, Chris Watson.

Scat Jazz Lounge, 111 W 4th St, FW. 817-870-9100. Wed: Dave Monsch Quartet. Thu: Quamon Fowler. Fri: Victor Cager. Sat: The Royal Rhythmaires. Tue: Christian Dozzler.

Sherlock’s Baker St. Pub & Grill, 254 Lincoln Sq, Arlington. 817-226-2300. Wed: Live 80.

Tolbert’s, 423 S Main St, Grapevine. 817-421-4888. Wed: Big Mike Richardson. Thu: Dusty Vinyl. Fri: Band on the Run. Sat: Fastlane.

Uncle Calvin’s Coffeehouse, 9555 N Central Expwy, Dallas. 214-363-0044. Fri: Jeff Black, Kerri Arista.

Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie, 1001 Performance Pl, Grand Prairie. 972-854-5111. Sat: The Monkees.

Whiskey Girl Saloon, 2413 Ellis Av, FW. 817-945-2055. Wed: Whitney O’Neil. Thu: Rod Ballou, Hailey Erin, Cheyenne Pitts. Fri: Ashley Lee, Zack Verner Band.


Adair’s Saloon, 2624 Commerce St, Dallas. 214-939-9900. Wed: Red.

Billy Bob’s Texas, 2520 Rodeo Plaza, FW. 817-624-8118. Fri: Charlie Robison. Sat: Wade Bowen.

Cowboys, 2540 E Abram St, Arlington. 817-265-5819. Every Fri-Sun & Wed: Ramblin’ Fever.

Farr Best Theatre, 107 N Main St, Mansfield. 817-473-1700. Sat: Classic Swing Band w/Eddie Irving.

Filthy McNasty’s Saloon, 114 W Exchange Av, FW. 817-386-0170. Thu: Whiskey River Ramblers. Fri: Ted Russell Kamp, Josh Davis. Sun: Whitnye Raquel.

Love & War, 2505 E Grapevine Mills Cir, Grapevine. 972-724-5557. Fri: Devin Leigh. Sat: Randy Hopper.

Pearl’s Dancehall and Saloon, 302 W Exchange Av, FW. 817-625-7333. Wed: Tommy Hooker & Pearl’s All-Star Pickers. Thu: Open-mic. Fri: Greg Gibbs Band. Sat: Amber Digby.

Red’s Roadhouse, 1170 E Kennedale Pkwy, Kennedale. 817-483-5200. Fri: Texas Flood. Sat: The Roaming Soldiers. Sun: Brian Burns.

Rockin’ Rodeo, 1007 Av C, Denton. 940-565-6611. Thu: Mike Ryan, Mat Slovacek.

Stagecoach Ballroom, 2516 E Belknap St, FW. 817-831-2261. Fri: Brazos Point. Sat: Johnny Rodriguez.

The Thirsty Armadillo, 120 W Exchange Av, FW. 817-624-2770. Sat: Greg Reichel.

White Elephant Saloon, 106 E Exchange Av, FW. 817-624-9712. Wed: Morris McCann. Thu: Nate Kipp. Fri: Tejas Brothers. Sat: Ronny Spears, Don McRay. Sun: Matt Middleton, Scott Copeland. Mon: Crop Dusters. Tue: Open-mic.


Mambo’s, 1010 Houston St, FW. 817-336-3124. Fri: Johnnie Red & The Roosters. Sat: Tim Hood.

Sammie’s Bar-B-Q, 3801 E Belknap Dr, FW. 817-834-1822. Every Tue: Blues jam.

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