FloydFest With The Avett Brothers, Old Crow Medicine Show, Billy Strings and more
Flip back to Sunday’s Extra or visit roanoke.com/entertainment/music to read more.
Details: SOLD OUT. floydfest.com
Terry Brown & The Fire
Brilliant soul/R&B singer Brown brings on special guest Willis Greenstreet, an excellent multi-instrumentalist.
Details: 5 p.m. Parkway Brewing Co., Salem. Free. 314-8234, parkwaybrewing.com
Party in Elmwood: The Catalinas
This beach music band has been shagging since 1957.
Catch a folk/Americana duo from Lincoln, Nebraska.
Travis Reigh Duo
Check out Reigh’s country number, “Not Our Breakup Song,” at youtu.be/hmlUhtRjWic.
Friday Night Jamboree: The Farleys (gospel set), Whitetop Mountain Band (dance sets)
Whitetop Mountain band combines tradition with talent for good times.
Melissa Mesko & Tim Martin
Two talented Roanoke-area players team up for some acoustic goodness.
Richmond-based Americana singer/songwriter hits the Track.
The Sweet Life
Electro-rockers mix up genres for dancing pleasure.
Details: 10 p.m. Martin’s Downtown. $5. facebook.com/TheSweetLifeMusic
Bluegrass/Americana cat hits again at Parkway.
Details: 5:30 p.m. Parkway Brewing Co. Free. facebook.com/davidviamusic
Shoot To Thrill With Phlegar Hill
An all-woman, all-rocking, AC/DC tribute band headlines.
Pick a weekend, any weekend. This bluesy, funky band will likely be gigging.
Details: 7:30 p.m. Starr Hill Pilot Brewery & Side Stage, Roanoke. Free. bit.ly/solacoustix
Bluegrass instrumentation. Jimi Hendrix, Chris Stapleton and The Band of Heathens covers.
Details: 5:30 p.m. Parkway Brewing Co. Free. facebook.com/honeybadgerbluegrass
Bent Mountain Trio
A group of Charlottesville bluegrassers hits a pretty spot on the map.
Friday Food Trucks N’ Tunes: Bradley Steele
Former Aside Oceans frontman brings solo acoustic show.
Livestream Stage — Ten Strings Acoustic
Classic folk, rock and blues on your www.
Movie: “Summer of Soul”
Questlove’s vaunted documentary about the Harlem Cultural Festival, which that era’s media ignored in favor of Woodstock, is screening at the Grandin Theatre.
Details: 12:40 p.m., 3:10 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 7:55 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Grandin Theatre (upper left theater), Roanoke. $8.70 (general admission), $8.18 (children, military) for 12:30 p.m. and 3:10 p.m. showings; $10.29 (general admission), $8.70 (senior citizens, students), $8.18 (children, military) 5:30 and 7:50. grandintheatre.com/shows/summer-soul
Sinkland Farms Sunflower Festival With Jerry Wimmer (Friday), Last Chance Band (Saturday), Lee Worley (Sunday)
Christiansburg rural venue celebrates the pretty giant flower on 8 acres, with 175,000 sunflowers in 20 varieties, plus live music, over three weekends.
Details: Noon Friday, 10 a.m. Saturday, noon Sunday. Sinkland Farms, 3020 Riner Road, Christiansburg. $10; $8 ages 2-10; $9 seniors, military and first responders; free 2-younger. sinklandfarms.com/sunflower-festival-about, facebook.com/thejerrywimmertrio
Rick Monroe & The Hitmen
Hear Monroe’s “Ease On Down” at youtu.be/Sq35sR15I5I.
The Becky Buller Bluegrass Band
With Laurelyn Dossett
High class ’grass from fiddler/singer Buller, and singer/songwriter folk from the opener.
Catch a tight and effective ’80s tribute band with the clothes and the schtick.
Details: 10 p.m. Martin’s. $10. spankthe80s.com
Alt-pop band travels through with music from album “Desperation Pop.”
Details: 6:30 p.m. Big Lick Brewing Co. Free. brothermoses.org
Ash Devine, The Kind
Folk in the afternoon, and jam in the evening.
Rock and rock/country covers.
Details: 7 p.m. Chap’s Tavern, Roanoke. $10. 904-7117, facebook.com/MendedFencesBand
Live Music on the Village Green: Carrie Hinkley
Folk/Americana music al fresco.
Hair metal classics from a Roanoke band.
Covers from multiple musical generations.
The Low Low Chariot
Rock with hints of country.
Details: 2 p.m. Mango’s. Free. lowlowchariot.com
Rock and pop originals and covers.
Tuesday Tunes for Feeding Southwest Virginia — David Simpkins
Singer/songwriter Simpkins picks and sings a mini-show, while you give.
Isaac Hadden and John Colby Elswick
Young Hadden, equally handy with acoustic and electric guitars, teams with The Kind Thieves’ frontman.
Mid-Summer Festival: Empty Bottles
Mid-summer, mid-week yacht rock.
Details: 5 p.m. Fork in the Alley/Fork in Front. Free. facebook.com/emptybottlesva