Good bets 5/1/08

Thursday, May 1, 2008


Guitar ensemble concert

Southeast Missouri State University Guitar Ensemble will play a free concert.

Where: Shuck Music Recital Hall, River Campus

When: 7:30 p.m. today

LIve music

Underberg House Concert

Stacey Earle and Mark Stuart, a classic Americana duo with stellar experience between them.

Where: Underberg House; for reservations, call 334-7692.

When: 7 p.m. today

Doug Rees

Country and rock from the Jackson singer/songwriter with guest Corinne Chapman.

Where: Stooges, Jackson

When: 7 to 11 p.m. today

Ivas John Band

Southern Illinois bluesman brings it to Cape Girardeau.

Where: Water Street Lounge, Port Cape

When: 8 p.m. to midnight today

Weekend anniversary celebration

The Bel-Air Grill turns 5 this weekend. The Intention and Promise to Burn turn out on separate nights with musicians, barbecue and a beer pong tournament in between.

Where: Bel-Air Grill

When: 8:30 p.m. Friday, all day Saturday

Corinne Chapman

Singer/songwriter from Nashville comes for a quiet night at Southeast.

Where: Program Lounge, University Center

When: 8:30 p.m. Friday

Live Piano with Harry Howard

Take a short drive and hear Harry play at Ray's.

Where: Ray's, Kelso, Mo.

When: 6 to 9 p.m. Friday

Largemouth Expedition

Southern and classic rock from Cape Girardeau band.

Where: Rude Dog Pub

When: 9 p.m. Friday, Saturday

The Rescue

The Rescue downstairs, dancing upstairs.

Where: Club Moxy

When: 9 p.m. Friday

The Woody Brothers

Acoustic trio from Illinois.

Where: Broussard's

When: 9 p.m. Friday

Sam, Rick, Devon & Nate

Acoustic bluegrass with character.

Where: Buckner Brewing Co.

When: 10 p.m. Friday

Classic Country Band

Get your dose of old-time country.

Where: American Legion hall, Jackson

When: 7 to 10:30 p.m. Friday

Live piano music by Jennifer Jolls

Her piano favorites and requests from the crowd.

Where: Royal N'Orleans

When: 6:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, Saturday

Steve Ewing Band and Mike Renick Band

Former Urge frontman joins Renick and friends for good ole party.

Where: Club Moxy

When: 9 p.m. Saturday

Scott K & the Continentals

Jump and jive to some rockabilly.

Where: Broussard's

When: 9 p.m. Saturday

Zebra Mussels

A show you have to experience for yourself.

Where: Buckner Brewing Co.

When: 9 p.m. Saturday

The Intention

This rock band always pleases the crowds.

Where: Rude Dog Pub

When: 9 p.m. Saturday

Joey Farr & Friends

Roots rock extravaganza.

Where: River City Yacht Club, Port Cape

When: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

The Melroys

Three-piece band performing original rock, cool covers and old favorites with a jangly twang.

Where: Stooges, Jackson

When: 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday

Bill Hulvey and the Desert Rain Band

Country the way it should be.

Where: The Little Ole Opry, Burfordville

When: 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday

Dan Wiethop and Don Greenwod

Mellow music while you chill out at the winery.

Where: River Ridge Winery, Commerce, Mo.

When: 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday

Bruce Zimmerman & the Water Street Band

Suit up for Zimmerman's monthly gig.

Where: Water Street Lounge, Port Cape

When: 8 p.m. to midnight.


'Identity and Discord in the Art of Frida Kahlo'

Dr. Stanley Grand will present a lecture about Mexican artist Frida Kahlo as a prelude to the May 11 exhibit "Cardinal Points/Puntos Cardinales: A Survey Of Contemporary Latino and Latin American Art From The Sprint Nextel Art Collection."

Where: Glenn Convocation Center, River Campus

When: 6:30 p.m. today

Irene's Country Dancers

Learn to line dance.

Where: Cape Eagles, 321 Spring Ave.

When: singles/line, 7 to 9 p.m. beginners' class starts at 6 p.m. today

Red House Interpetative Center

Sons of the American Revolution in costume

Where: 128 Aquamsi St.

When: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday

James Gang Robbery

Adventure on the St. Louis Iron Mountain & Southern Railway

Where: Jackson

When: 1 p.m. Saturday

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