All-Ages Punk/Indie Show
Featuring Athens-based grunge trio Celerity, young locals No Comply, as well as The Skuds, Insurgency, No Way Out and Propagandha. Sat., 7 pm, Sweet Melissa’s (103 W. Congress St.) - ALL-AGES.
BC & The Rock Mob
Rock, and blues covers and originals, fronted by prolific local songwriter and guitarist Buddy Corns. Fri. - Sat., 10:30 pm, Bayou Café.
The Jeff Beasley Band
Old-time rock & roll covers, blues standards, and originals from a local singer/guitarist who spent time in Nashville and is now backed by a cast of veteran local players, including former Veraflames drummer Jesse Jordan and bassist Mike Perry. Fri., 9 pm, Mansion on Forsyth Park + Mon., 7:30 pm, Murphy’s Law (solo).
Bottles & Cans
Energetic and unpredictable Delta-style electric blues and psychedelic garage-rock. Sat., 8 pm, Jazz’d Tapas Bar.
The Josh Bowlus Quartet
Award-winning young jazz pianist. Thurs., 8 pm, Mansion on Forsyth Park.
This S.C.-based acoustic guitarist sings and plays a variety of popular covers, as well as his own brand of “Coastal Country.” Wed. - Sun., Kevin Barry’s.
Pop favorites from a jazz pianist who’s released a handful of indie CDs and toured abroad. Sat., 7 pm, Vic’s on The River.
Longtime area singer/guitarist who can famously play thousands of rock, pop, country and blues songs on demand. Wed. - Thurs., 9 pm, Bayou Café + Fri., 8 pm, Mary’s Seafood & Steaks.
The Thomas Claxton Band
Hard-rocking covers, plus originals penned by a local guitarist/songwriter. Sat., 10 pm, Wild Wing Café.
Mary Davis & Co.
Pop, rock and soul cover tunes. Fri., 8 pm, Pogy’s Bar & Grill (Richmond Hill).
Deep Blue 3
Rock solid local electric blues trio with a varied setlist. Fri., 8 pm, The Warehouse.
Interactive club experience — audience members play “stump the band” with a pair of versatile, raucous singing keyboardists. Wed. - Sat., Savannah Smiles (314 Williamson St. near Bay & Montgomery).
Trae Gurley’s Swoonatra
Local thespian paying tribute to Ol’ Blue Eyes. Thurs., 7 pm, Jazz’d Tapas Bar.
Excellent classic rock, Southern rock, and modern country covers. Wed., Fri. & Sat., 9 pm, Gilley’s (Hinesville).
The Billy Hoffman Quartet
One of the best local bop jazz combos, led by a standout trap drummer. Sat., 9 pm, Mansion on Forsyth Park.
Johnnie Kennedy Quartet
Straight-ahead jazz, featuring Kennedy on bass, and Chris Chandler on piano. Fri., 9 pm, Jazz’d Tapas Bar.
G.E. Perry & Strange Brew
Blues (and blues-rock) covers, led by a noted local guitarist and singer. Thurs., Fiddler’s Crab House (Southside) + Fri., 10 pm, Molly MacPherson’s Scottish Pub (solo) + Sat., 10 pm, Mercury Lounge (w/Jeff Beasley’s Band).
Seven Gates To Elsewhere
Up-and-coming local original rockers influenced by the British psychedelic blues-rock revival of the early ‘70s. Fri., 9 pm, Fiddler’s Crab House (River St.).
Local jazz trio (originals & covers) with female vocals. Thurs., 7:30 pm, Cobblestone Conch House (hosts Jam night) + Fri., 8:30 pm, Tantra Lounge.
Southern rock and country covers. Fri. - Sat., 9 pm, Red Leg Saloon (formerly the Silver Dollar Bar & Grill, Hwy 204).
Randy “Hatman” Smith
Acoustic guitarist playing beach, boogie and blues tunes to sequenced backing. Wed., 5 pm, Dolphin Reef Lounge (Tybee) + Fri. - Sat., 7 pm, Stingray’s (Tybee).
Souls Harbor - unplugged
Acoustic original hard rock. Sat., 8 pm, One Hot Mama’s BBQ (Bluffton).
Turtle & Joe
Stripped-down acoustic set featuring members of local jam-band Turtle Folk. Fri., 10 pm, Locos Deli & Pub (downtown).
Solo pianist playing standards, jazz, pop and showtunes. Tues. , Thurs., Mary’s Seafood & Steakhouse + Fri., Billy’s Place (above McDonough’s).