The Herald Democrat recommends calling ahead for confirmation of performance, starting times, locations, door rates, and other information. To have your live music listed, send details including a contact telephone number for the venue, to MaryJane@SceneInTown.com or toAngela@SceneInTown.com.

The Herald Democrat recommends calling ahead for confirmation of performance, starting times, locations, door rates, and other information. To have your live music listed, send details including a contact telephone number for the venue, to MaryJane@SceneInTown.com or toAngela@SceneInTown.com.


Thursday, Jan. 9


Sammy Mitchel Band - Wormy Dog Saloon, Oklahoma City, Okla. 405-601-6276


Waka Winter Classic - Cain’s Ballroom, Tulsa, Okla. 918-584-2306


Fred Spears & Friends — 7 p.m., Loose Wheels Texas, Denison, 903-464-9119


Open blues mic/jam— 7:30 p.m., Cadillac Pizza Pub, McKinney, 972-547-3833


Travis Parker Band — Hank’s Texas Grill, McKinney, 972-542-5144


Gary Kyle, Micky & The Motorcars — Rockin’ Rodeo, Denton, 940-565-6611


The Mother Hips — Dan’s Silverleaf, Denton, Texas, 940-320-2000


Bobby Duncan — 7-9 p.m., Love & War in Texas, Plano


Ronnie Fauss, Taylor Young, Robbie Saunders — Heartworn Highways, new concert series in the spirit of Townes Van Zandt, Guy Clark, Kris Kristofferson, Opening Bell Coffee, Dallas


Grand Ramble — 9 p.m., Adair’s Saloon, Dallas, 214-939-9900


Sammy Ryd – 11 p.m., Sundown at Granada, Dallas, 214-823-8305


Big Gus & Swampadelic - 8 p.m., eSpiritu Fine Wines, Ale & Spirits, Frisco, 214-494-4500


Jay Johnson, Mark Lafon — 7 p.m., Love & War in Texas, Grapevine, 972-724-5557


Aaron Watson — Billy Bob’s Texas, Fort Worth


Scott Copeland – 8 p.m., Fred’s Texas Cafe, Fort Worth, 817-332-0083


Prophets & Outlaws, Cactus Jack & His Band of Outlaws - Whiskey Girl Saloon, Fort Worth, 817-945-2055


Benton Lawson — 8 p.m., Spice Rack, Burleson, 817-295-7221


Cody Riley Band — Double C Steakhouse, Winnsboro, Texas


Friday, Jan 10


The Damn Quails — Choctaw Casino, Idabel, Okla.


Curtis Grimes — Wormy Dog Saloon, Oklahoma City, Okla. 405-601-6276


Tulsa Playboys — Cain’s Ballroom, Tulsa, Okla. 918-584-2306


Leopold & His Fiction — Mercury Lounge, Tulsa, Okla.


Mayday by Midnight — Oak Tree Lounge, Choctaw Casino, Broken Bow, Okla, 580-584-5450


Johnny Cooper — Two Frogs Grill, Ardmore, Okla.


Brandon Jenkins, Chase Sanford Band — Arbuckle Ballroom, Davis, Okla.


Mickey Billy — 9:30 p.m., The River Bar & Grill, Choctaw Casino, Grant, Okla., 580-326-8397


Brent Frailicks Band — 9:30 p.m., Gilley’s, Choctaw Casino, Durant/Calera, Okla., 580-931-8340


Friendly musicians — 9:30 a.m., Senior Center Dance, 531 West Chestnut St, Denison, 903-463-1711


Shannon Choate & Peggy Houlihan host open mic — 7 p.m., Lupe’s World Famous Tamales, Wall St., Sherman (this is the first week of this new regular open mic. and the Mexican food there is as close to authentic as you can get this far from El Paso!)


Country Blues Band — 8:30 p.m., Loose Wheels Texas, Denison, 903-464-9119


Texoma Highway Band — 8 p.m., VFW Post 2773, Denison, 903-465-9882


Mark McKinney – Smitty’s Bar & Grill, Denison


Ray Wylie Hubbard — Hank’s Texas Grill, McKinney, 972-542-5144


Harless Brothers — 9 p.m., Cadillac Pizza Pub, McKinney, 972-547-3833


Tony Ramey — 10:30 p.m., The Garage, Denton


Two Tons of Steel, Band of Bandits — 8 p.m., Love & War in Texas, Plano


Chris Watson Band — 8:30 p.m., Taverna Rossa, Plano, 972-403-3321


Ellis Paul, The Stray Birds — 8 p.m., Uncle Calvin’s Coffeehouse, Dallas, 214-363-0044


Jackson Eli, John Evans Band — 7 p.m., Adair’s Saloon, Dallas, 214-939-9900


Reinventing Jude — 11 p.m., Sundown at Granada, Dallas, 214-823-8305


Del Castillo, The South Austin Moonlighters — Kessler Theater, Dallas/Oak Cliff, 214-272-8346


Mullet Boys — Grover’s Grill & Bar, Frisco, 214-872-3454


Tejas Brothers — 10 p.m., The Mule Barn, Justin


The Effinays — The Chuggin Monk, Arlington


William Clark Green — Hat Tricks, Lewisville


Zach Coffey Trio — Love & War in Texas, Grapevine, 972-724-5557


Aaron Watson — Billy Bob’s Texas, Fort Worth, 817-624-7117


Blacktop Outlaw — Thirsty Armatillo, Fort Worth


Matt Dunn — Shipping and Receiving, Fort Worth


Chris & Lolly – 8 p.m., Fred’s Texas Cafe, Fort Worth, 817-332-0083


Bo Phillips Band - Filthy McNasty’s, Fort Worth


Scott Sturgeon Band, Spencer Elliott – 9 p.m., Whiskey Girl Saloon, Fort Worth, 817-945-2055


Johnny Lovett "Tribute to Elvis" — Stagecoach Ballroom, Fort Worth, 817-831-2261


Steve Helms Band — Railhead BBQ Smoke House, Willow Park/Fort Worth, 817-441-2525


Union Hill — Spice Rack, Burleson, 817-295-7221


Big Gus & Swampadelic – 8 p.m., The Texas Music Barn, Linden


Cody Johnson Band – Silver Saloon, Terrell


Matt Kimbrow Band – 8 p.m., Wild West, Waco


Saturday, Jan. 11


Brandon Jenkins, Chase Sanford Band – 9 p.m., Arbuckle Ballroom, Davis, Okla.


Gene Watson & the Farewell Party Band – Sugar Creek Casino, Hinton, Okla.


Merrol Ray, Nate Kipp song swap – Toby Keith’s I Love this Bar, WinStar World Casino, Thackerville, Okla.


The Damn Quails – Choctaw Casino, Broken Bow, Okla., 580-584-5450


The Dolls — 9:30 p.m., Gilley’s, Choctaw Casino, Durant/Calera, Okla., 580-931-8340


Stuart Rickey — 9:30 p.m., The River Bar & Grill, Choctaw Casino, Grant, Okla., 580-326-8397


Wendy & Unfair Advantage — 8:30 p.m., Loose Wheels Texas, Denison, 903-464-9119


Tommy The Dee-Wops — Smitty’s Bar & Grill, Denison


Oliver White — PD’s Place, Gainesville


The Bois D’Arcs — Doc’s Bar & Grill, Muenster


Johnny Cooper — One Eyed Jacks, Whitewright


Dirty River Boys — Hank’s Texas Grill, McKinney


Blacktop Outlaw — Cotton Mill, McKinney


Zydeco Stingrays— 9 p.m., Cadillac Pizza Pub, McKinney, 972-547-3833


Missing Three — 8:30 p.m., Taverna Rossa, Plano, 972-403-3321


Josh Grider, Zach Coffey — 8 p.m., Love & War in Texas, Plano


The Bodarks – 8 p.m., All Good Café, Dallas


Brandon Rhyder, Thieving Birds, The Rusty Brothers – Granada Theater, Dallas, 214-824-9933


Sugarfoote & Co. — 10 p.m., Adair’s Saloon, Dallas, 214-939-9900


Micky & the Motorcars — Gas Monkey Bar n Grill, Dallas


Hazardous Dukes — 11 p.m., Sundown at Granada, Dallas, 214-823-8305


The Killdares, Flashpoint — 7 p.m., Kessler Theater, Dallas/Oak Cliff, 214-272-8346


Rob Dixon & the Lost Cowboy Band — Rocket Café, Waxahachie, 972-617-8634


Escape - Grover’s Grill & Bar, Frisco, 214-872-3454


Jason Elmore & Hoodoo Witch – Stumpy’s Blues Bar, Arlington


Tony Ramey — Grease Monkey Burger Shop, Arlington


Band of Bandits — 8 p.m., Love & War in Texas, Grapevine, 972-724-5557


Bracken Hale — 8 p.m., The Woodshed Smokehouse, Fort Worth


Kolton Moore "CD Release Party", Heather Roberts — Whiskey Girl Saloon, Fort Worth


Jamie Richards — Pearls, Fort Worth


Styx Live — 10:30 p.m., Billy Bob’s Texas, Fort Worth


Holland K. Smith – 8 p.m., Fred’s Texas Cafe, Fort Worth, 817-332-0083


Joe King & the Diamond JK Band - Stagecoach Ballroom, Fort Worth, 817-831-2261


Brushfire — 7:30 p.m., Railhead Smokehouse, Willow Park, 817-441-2525


Silver Horse Band — The River Club, Forney


Cody Riley Band — Moore’s Store, Ben Wheeler, Texas


Sunday, Jan. 12


Tunes for Tots fundraiser — Noon til 6 p.m., Love & War in Texas, Plano


Rusty Wier contest — 7-9 p.m., Love & War in Texas, Plano


Charlie Robison, Bonnie Bishop — 9 p.m., The Kessler, Dallas/Oak Cliff


57 Sauce – 11 p.m., Sundown at Granada, Dallas, 214-823-8305


Jody Jones — Chubby’s, Fort Worth


Nate Kipp – 9:30 p.m., Twisted Frog Bar & Grill, Waxahachie


Jarrod Birmingham - Rockett Café, Waxahachie


Will Hobbs 12 p.m., Guthrie Kennard 3 p.m., Scott Copeland 6 p.m. — Fred’s Texas Cafe, Fort Worth, 817-332-0083


Spencer Elliott Band, Andrew Carman — 2 p.m., NOS Bar, Azle


Monday, Jan. 13


Paul Slavens & Friends —Dan’s Silverleaf, Denton, Texas, 940-320-2000


Mark David Manders hosts songwriters — 7:30 p.m., Love & War in Texas, Plano


Kapow (David Willingham) - Sundown at Granada, Dallas, 214-823-8305


Tuesday, Jan. 14


Oliver White, Will Porter — P.D.’s Place, Gainesville, 940-668-6659


Jerry Audley— 7:30 p.m., Cadillac Pizza Pub, McKinney, 972-547-3833


The Dirty Pesos – Tavern on Main Street, Richardson


Blake Ward – 11 p.m., Sundown at Granada, Dallas, 214-823-8305


Wednesday, Jan. 15


Jam session — Bumper Club, Sherman


Pickin’ Circle — 6 p.m., Loose Wheels Texas, Denison


Grateful Fred and Capt. Bill — The Office, Denison


Open mic — 8 p.m., Hank’s Texas Grill, McKinney


Joe Pat Hennen — 5 p.m., Dan’s Silverleaf, Denton, 940-320-2000


Hailey Erin — 8 p.m., Taverna Rossa, Plano


Country Jam radio show, with guest — 7-9 p.m., Love & War in Texas, Plano


The Texas Gentlemen (Member of Dovetail) – 11 p.m., Sundown at Granada, Dallas, 214-823-8305


Van Darien — Love & War in Texas, Grapevine, 972-724-5557


Jody Jones — Basement Bar, Fort Worth


The Bigsbys — Key’s Lounge, Fort Worth


Cody Johnson Band — Coach’s & Cowboy’s, Tyler


Kent Finlay’s Songwriting Circle— 9 p.m., Cheatham Street Warehouse, San Marcos, Texas, 512-353-3777


Blackberry Smoke – The National, Richmond, Va.


Casey Donahew Band – 10 p.m., Kanza Hall, Overland Park, Kan.


The Departed, American Aquarium – 8 p.m., Slo Brewing Co., San Luis Obispo, Calif.


Randy Rogers Band, Wade Bowen – Tractor Tavern, Seattle, Wash.


Thursday, Jan. 16


Texas Talk with Cody Johnson — 7 p.m., The River Bar & Grill, Choctaw Casino, Grant, Okla


Fred Spears & Friends — 7 p.m., Loose Wheels Texas, Denison, 903-464-9119


Ryan Ready — Hank’s Texas Grill, McKinney, 972-542-5144


Open blues mic — 8 p.m., Cadillac Pizza Pub, McKinney, 972-547-3833


Zane Williams, Six Market Blvd. — Rockin’ Rodeo, Denton, Texas, 940-565-6611


Girls Night Out host Aubrey Lynn England — 7:30 p.m., Love & War in Texas, Plano


Harpeth Rising — Poor David’s Pub, 1313 Lamar, Dallas, 214-565-1295


The Venetian Sailors – 11 p.m., Sundown at Granada, Dallas, 214-823-8305


Jay Johnson, Blacktop Gypsy — 7 p.m., Love & War in Texas, Grapevine, 972-724-5557


Fungi Girls, SHMU, Cleanup, Def Rain — 8 p.m., The Grotto, Fort Worth


Katie Robertson, Andy Pickett — 8 p.m., Fred’s Texas Cafe, Fort Worth, 817-332-0083


Benton Lawson — Spice Rack, Burleson, 817-295-7221


Aaron Watson — Denim & Diamonds, Wichita Falls


The Bigsbys — UT Tyler, Tyler


MARY JANE FARMER is the owner /operator of SceneInTown.com. Email her at MaryJane@SceneInTown.com.