Spry, eclectic Americana and roots-blues combo of Old-Time aficionado Joe Nelson and members of Bottles & Cans. Thurs., 6 pm, Tubby’s (Thunderbolt).
Local indie-rockers drawing on dub, reggae, punk, ska and jam music. Tues., 9 pm, Fiddler’s Crab House (River St.).
The Bryan Clees Band
Regionally-known C & W singer/songwriter. Thurs., 9 pm, Dingus Magee’s (Statesboro) + Sat., The Ale House (Bluffton).
Athens-based singer/songwriter with impressive acoustic guitar chops. Sat., 9 pm, Metro Coffee House - ALL-AGES.
The Courtenay Bros. Band
Increasingly popular C & W and Southern rock cover combo featuring singing siblings. Thurs., 10 pm, Wild Wing Café.
Eric Culberson Blues Band
Powerhouse Chicago and Memphis style electric trio. Tues. (hosts Open Jam Night),Wed. + Fri. - Sat., 10 pm, Mercury Lounge + Thurs., 6 pm, Bonna Bella Yacht Club + Sun., 9 pm, Fiddler’s Crab House (River St.).
Eat Mo’ Music
Funky instrumental soul-jazz combo with wah guitar, bass, drums and trumpet. Sat., 7 pm, North Beach Grill (Tybee).
Party band made up of local original music scene vets, playing rarely-heard rock, country, alternative and soul nuggets. Sat., 10 pm, Murphy’s Law.
This Quarter finalist in the SMF’s American Traditions vocalist competition has played the Vatican for Pope John Paul II, the White House for the Clintons and at venues throughout the world Tues., 8 pm, The Sentient Bean - ALL-AGES.
Popular area Southern and classic rock and modern country cover act. Fri. - Sat., 9 pm, Tubby’s (Thunderbolt).
Brash, upstart electric blues cover trio. Thurs., 10 pm, Mercury Lounge + Sat., 8 pm, The Warehouse.
Female-fronted modern rock covers and originals. Sat., 10 pm, Wild Wing Café.
Statesboro-based organic, jam-oriented rock. Sat., 10 pm, Locos (downtown).
The Roger Moss Quintet
Inventive cabaret combo (playing American Songbook standards and fresh, jazz takes on modern pop tunes) led by a classically-trained vocalist. Fri., 9 pm, Mansion on Forsyth Park.
The Dan Plowden Band
Southern rock and blues covers and originals from a regional act that’s opened for everyone from Bocephus to Styx. Fri., 10 pm, Wild Wing Café.
Popular soul, funk and R & B covers. Fri., 10 pm, Molly MacPherson’s + Mon., 9 pm, Fiddler’s Crab House.
Polote & Duckworth
Award-winning theatrical vocalist Kim Polote and acclaimed jazz pianist David Duckworth offer showtunes, standards and torch songs. Fri., noon & 6:30 pm, 514 West (514 MLK, Jr. Blvd.).
Acoustic Christian singer/songwriter who’s also a Baptist Student Pastor in Jacksonville, Fla. Fri., 9 pm, Metro Coffee House - ALL-AGES.
Uptempo, crowd-pleasing party band playing everything from Cake to The Beatles to LL Cool J. Fri., 10 pm, Jukebox Bar & Grill (Richmond Hill).
Stripped-bare acoustic anti-folk from a singer/songwriter who is at turns both captivating and off-putting (yet in a good way). Thurs., 8 pm, The Sentient Bean - ALL-AGES.
Turtle & Joe
Acoustic set featuring key members of well-liked area jam-band Turtlefolk. Fri., 10 pm, Locos (downtown).
Prolific songwriter whose approach has been compared to that of his avowed influences: Dylan, Petty and Hendrix. Wed., 9 pm, Fiddler’s Crab House (River St.) + Sat., 10 pm, Molly Macpherson’s.