Best bets

TODAY

LAWRENCE

  • NYC singer-songwriter Ari Hest, Cary Pierce, Tanner Walle, 10 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
  • Back Porch Blues Band, 9 p.m., Stu's Midtown Tavern, 925 Iowa.

KANSAS CITY

  • Leon Russell, Bobby Carson, 9 p.m., Grand Emporium, 3832 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.

SATURDAY

LAWRENCE

  • Rex Hobart and the Misery Boys, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.
  • Anything But Joey, Jucifer, Ludo, 10 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
  • Swing Canyon, 10 p.m., The Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 Mass.

KANSAS CITY

  • Jazz piano legend Jay McShann, 8 p.m., Folly Theater, 12th and Central, Kansas City, Mo.

SUNDAY

LAWRENCE

  • Chimaira, Soilwork, 6 p.m. (early show), The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
  • This Building is Cursed, Andi Camp, We're From Japan, The Middle Distance, 10 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
  • Shiray Shabat, Rick Frydman, 1 p.m., Borders, 700 N.H.

KANSAS CITY

  • Anthony Hamilton, Calvin Richardson, 7:30 p.m., The Beaumont, 4050 Pa., Kansas City, Mo.

MONDAY

LAWRENCE

  • New Groove Dictionary, 9 p.m., Paradise, 728 Mass.
  • Open Mic night, 10 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.

KANSAS CITY

  • Unknown Pleasures, Hot Fruit, 9 p.m., The Brick, 1727 McGee, Kansas City, Mo.
  • "The Essence" Open Mic night, 9 p.m., The Hurricane, 4048 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.

TUESDAY

LAWRENCE

  • Anti-Flag, Rise Against, Against Me, None More Black, Destruction Made Simple, 7:30 p.m. (early show), The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
  • Volara, Ad Astra Per Aspera, Santo Gold, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.

KANSAS CITY

  • Neo-classical electronic act Mannheim Steamroller, 7:30 p.m., Kemper Arena, 1800 Genessee, Kansas City, Mo.

WEDNESDAY

LAWRENCE

  • Montreal rock quartet The Stills, Minus Story, The 4th of July, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.
  • Telemetric, King Pin, 10 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.

KANSAS CITY

  • Reggie and the Full Effect, Shots Fired, Life and Times, 7 p.m. (early show), The Hurricane, 4048 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.

THURSDAY

LAWRENCE

  • Conner, Melismatics, Midwest Dilema, Thank God For Astronauts, 6 p.m. (early show), The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.

KANSAS CITY

  • BCR, 9 p.m., Grand Emporium, 3832 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.
  • Justin Petosa, Howard Iceberg and the Titanics, Mike Ireland and Holler, 9 p.m., Davey's Uptown, 3402 Main, Kansas City, Mo.

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