Gary Farmer, a well-known actor from the Cayuga Nation in Canada, has appeared in numerous movies and television shows, including Powwow Highway, Smoke Signals, The West Wing, and Longmire. As a side project, Farmer also fronts a bluesy rock band, Gary Farmer and the Troublemakers, which has recently released a new album, Road Songs. Now the band is on the road, touring the western states. Farmer and co. play at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 9, at the Performance Space in Eldorado (7 Caliente Road). Tickets are available at the door. Visit www.theperformancespace.com. — J.L.