Pinetop Perkins and friends at Antone’s. In Austin, July is blues month. Help the blues piano icon celebrate his 97th birthday, while also fêting 35 years of Antone’s. Perkins (who’ll be touring in Spain on his actual birthday on Wednesday) will be joined by Bill Carter and the Blame and other luminaries. And come early for the Peterson Brothers from Bastrop, who are 86 and 84 years younger than the headliner. 9 p.m. 213 W. Fifth St. www.antones.net.
Also recommended: Man Made Fire at Flamingo Cantina, Gun Outfit at Beerland, Led Zeppelin 2 at La Zona Rosa, Gary Clark Jr. at Lamberts, Andrew Jackson Jihad at Emo’s, Shannon McNally and Deadman at the Continental.