Christian rock band Skillet will headline the Air1 Positive Hits Tour, which will also feature Britt Nicole, Colton Dixon, Tauren Wells and Gawvi, plus guest speaker Mark Lee of Third Day, at 7 p.m. today at Verizon Arena in North Little Rock. Tickets are $49.75, $36.75, $26.75 and $19.75.
Skillet is a two man, two-woman band formed in Memphis in 1996, consisting of husband John and wife Korey Cooper, along with Jen Ledger and Seth Morrison.
The band, which has won five Gospel Music Association Dove Awards, has released nine albums, the latest of which, Unleashed, came out in 2016. In July, the band went on tour as the opening act for Korn and Stone Sour.
Air1 is a network of Christian-oriented radio stations, Mark Lee is the author of the book Hurt Road.
Verizon Arena, East Broadway and Interstate 30, North Little Rock, (800) 745-3000, ticketmaster.com
British born singer/songwriter/guitarist Len Holton will perform at 8 p.m. Friday at Hibernia Irish Tavern in Little Rock. Admission is free.
Holton calls his show's musical theme "The World's Best Wrist Slashers for Lovers."
Hibernia Irish Tavern, 9700 N. Rodney Parham Road, Little Rock, (501) 246-4340, hiberniairishtavern.com
Parker Millsap will perform at 8 p.m. today at South on Main in Little Rock. The show is sold out.
Millsap, a part of the Oklahoma Americana music scene that also includes John Fullbright, The Turnpike Troubadours and John Moreland, previously performed a sold-out show at South on Main on April 5, 2016.
South on Main, 13th and Main streets, Little Rock, (800) 293-5949, metrotix.com; or (501) 244-9660 and southonmain.com for Block
Greater Pyrenees will perform at 9 p.m. Saturday at the White Water Tavern. Admission is $6.
The group, whose front man is Sean Kirkpatrick of Water Valley, Miss., released a debut album, Plunder, Beg and Curse, and more recently released a self-titled follow-up album on Fat Possum Records. Kirkpatrick formerly played guitar in the rock band Colour Revolt.
White Water Tavern, West Seventh and Thayer streets, Little Rock, (501) 375-8400, whitewatertavern.com
The Shame will perform at 9 p.m. Friday at Stickyz Rock 'N' Roll Chicken Shack in Little Rock. Admission is $6.
Nikki Hill will perform at 9 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $10.
Stickyz Rock 'N' Roll Chicken Shack, 107 River Market Ave., Little Rock, (501) 372-7707, stickyz.com
The Randy Rogers Band, plus opening act Stephen Neeper & The Wild Hearts, will perform at 8:30 p.m. today at the Rev Room in Little Rock. Admission is $25.
Boom Kinetic will perform at 9 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $10.
Indie Music Night will be held at 8 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $10.
Rev Room, 300 President Clinton Ave., Little Rock, (501) 823-0090, revroom.com
Brian & Nick will perform at 5:30 p.m. and the Brian Ramsey Band will perform at 9 p.m. today at Cajun's Wharf in Little Rock. Admission is $5 after 9 p.m.
Adam will perform at 5:30 p.m. and Katmandu will perform at 9 p.m. Friday. Admission is $5 after 9 p.m.
Buh Jones will perform at 5:30 p.m. and Just Sayin' will perform at 9 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $5 after 9 p.m.
Cajun's Wharf, 2400 Cantrell Road, Little Rock, (501) 375-5351, cajunswharf.com
The All American Freakshow Peepshow will perform at 9 p.m. today at Maxine's in Hot Springs. Admission is $10.
Cosmocean will perform at 9 p.m. Friday. Admission is $5.
Brother Andy & His Big Damn Mouth, along with opening acts Dedsa and Heels, will perform at 9 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $7.
Maxine's, 700 Central Ave., Hot Springs, (501) 321-0909, maxineslive.com.
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