Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center: Franc D’Ambrosio’s “Christmas in New York.” 8 p.m. Friday ($20). At 3663 Appling Road, Bartlett. Call 901-385-6440. Bartlett United Methodist Church: “Music at Noon” free concert. This week’s artist: Phil Brown. 12:1012:40 p.m. Wednesday. Light lunch available for purchase. Call 901-386-4563. bartlettumc.org. Hadley’s Pub: Brian Johnson, 9 p.m. Friday; Rustenhaven, 9 p.m. Saturday; 5th Kind, 5:30 p.m. Sunday; Eddie Smith, 8 p.m. Wednesday. At 2779 Whitten. Call 901-266-5006.
Blues City Café: 138 Beale. 901-526-3637. Friday-Saturday: The Stunning Cunning Band, 8:30 p.m. Sunday: The Memphis 3 at 6 p.m.; FreeWorld at 10 p.m. Monday-Tuesday: The Memphis 3 at 7 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday: Brad Birkedahl and the Burnin’ Love Band, 8 p.m. Club 152 on Beale: Call 901524-1073 or 901-544-7011. Friday: Irish Redd Band, 7 p.m.; DJ Crumbz at midnight. Saturday: Kirk White Band, 2 p.m.; Irish Redd Band, 7 p.m.; DJ Dnyce at midnight. Sunday: Kirk White Band, 2 p.m.; After Dark Band, 7 p.m.; DJ Swagg at midnight. Monday: Brimstone Jones, 7 p.m.; DJ Woo Woo, midnight. Tuesday: Brimstone Jones, 7 p.m.; DJ Swagg, midnight. Wednesday: Brimstone Jones, 7 p.m.; DJ Big K, midnight. Thursday: Brimstone Jones, 7 p.m.; DJ Dnyce at
midnight. Club Shadows: DJ Fly’n Ryan. 9 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays. New Daisy: Tori Whodat, Dubbspin, Prince the Rookie, Trubz N’ Matlock, Ben Official, and GQ. Doors open 7 p.m. Saturday. Tickets $10. All ages. At 330 Beale. 866468-7630 or 901-525-8981. newdaisy.com. Wet Willie’s: Jack Rowell and Triplthret, 7-11 p.m. Friday; Patty Harper, 7-11 p.m. Saturday; karaoke with Lena, 8 p.m.-midnight Sundays and Thursdays. 209 Beale. Call 901-578-5650.
Dwight Yoakam: 8 p.m. Friday at Horseshoe Casino in Robinsonville, Miss. Tickets: $40, $50, $60, $100. Call 800303-7463 or 800-363-7666. Tom Joyner: 7 p.m. Saturday at Harrah’s Tunica/Event Center. Tickets $25. Call 800946-4946 or 662-357-3060. Ticketmaster outlet stores. Aaron Neville “A Christmas Celebration”: 8 p.m. Saturday at Fitz Casino & Hotel Tunica. $44.50$54.50. Call 662-363-5825 or Ticketmaster stores. Section 8 Band: 9:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday at Roadhouse Casino, 1107 Casino Center Drive. Call 662-363-4900 or 800-3913777.
Abundant Grace Ministries: The Almost Famous Gospel Singing Jubilee at 7 p.m. Friday featuring The “Almost Famous” Crains & Glory Bound. At 9239 E. Holmes. Call 901-299-8831. Huey’s: The Fabulous Steelers, 8-11:30 p.m. Sunday. 2130 West Poplar. 901-854-4455. Huey’s: Memphis All Stars, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Sunday. At 1771 N. Germantown
Center for Southern Folklore: Singer/ Songwriters in the Round — Taylor Bothwell and Andrew Cabiagao of Sunburnt Moon, Joe Guyton, and Kim Garmon at 7-10 p.m. Friday (free); and Rapper J Omega “Journey to Success” CD Release Party at 8 p.m. Saturday ($5), doors open 7 p.m. Center for Southern Folklore, 123 S. Main. Call 901-525-3655. southernfolklore.com. Grawemeyer’s: Standby for Mars, 7:30 p.m. Fridays; Eddie Harrison, noon-3 p.m., and Aron Shiers, 7 p.m. Saturdays; Eddie Harrison, 1-4 p.m. Sundays. At 520 S. Main. Call 901-800-1553, or Twitter @grawemeyers. Huey’s: Soul Shockers, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Sunday. At 77 S. Second. Call 901-527-2700. Kudzu’s: Charleston, SC-based duo Megan Jean and Byrne Klay, founding and sole members of Megan Jean and the KFB, perform Wednesday at Kudzu’s, 603 Monroe. Call 901-525-4924. The Peabody: “Holiday Choir Concerts” 11 a.m.noon. Free and open to the public. Kirby High Concert Choir, Friday; Southwind Concert Choir, Monday; Central High Concert Choir, Tuesday; Whitehaven Concert Choir, Wednesday; and Wooddale High Concert Choir, Thursday. At 149 Union Ave. Call 901-529-4000. Purple Haze Night Club: Deejay, 9 p.m.-5 a.m. nightly. Live bands, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays. 140 Lt. George W. Lee (at Second, across from Gibson Guitar). 901-577-1139. St. Mary’s Episcopal Cathedral: The 26th annual Christmas at St. Mary’s Concert. Rhodes Singers, Chamber Singers, Women’s/ Men’s Chorus; James Cornfoot, Mona Kreitner and William Skoog, conductors.
Beth Sholom Synagogue: Acoustic Sunday Live! with Keith Sykes, Jonathan Edwards, and Guy Clark. 7 p.m. Sunday. $39 general admission. Doors open 6:15 p.m. At 6675 Humphreys Blvd. Call 901- 683-3591 or bsholom.org. Doc Watson’s: Steel Hearts Band, 9:30 p.m. Friday. Benefit concert for Variety the Children’s Charity. At 1817 Kirby. Call 901-755-2481. Huey’s: Jeffrey and the Pacemakers, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Sunday. 4872 Poplar. 901- 682-7729. Neil’s Music Room: 5727 Quince. Call 901- 682-2300. Friday: Eddie L. Smith, Buddy Church, Tommy Burroughs, Jack Holder. 8 p.m. Free. Saturday: Elmo & The Shades, 9 p.m. Free. Sunday: Benefit for House Of Grace at 4 p.m. featuring Reba Russell, Nancy Apple, Keri & DeDe McCarver, Teachers Petz, Amy Jamison, Karen Dillard Brown. Wednesday: Elmo & The Shades, 8 p.m. Free. Thursday: “Neil Street Thrill” featuring Jack Rowell, Mark Ross, Doug McMinn, Steve Cobb, Bill Marshall, Leo Goff and more. 7 p.m. Free. Performances at 4 and 7 p.m. St. Mary’s, 700 Poplar. Call 901-843-3775. St. Peter Catholic Church: Memphis Men’s Chorale “A Choral Christmas.” 7 p.m. Friday. Free admission (donations accepted). A concert of sacred and secular classics. memphismenschorale.org.
St. George’s Episcopal Church: Organ dedicatory concert played by Angela G. Saunders, Director of Music at St. George’s. 7 p.m. Friday. Admission is free, but donations toward the organ fund are received. At 2425 S. Germantown Road. 901-7547282. stgchurch.org.