Shows to Watch for Aug. 23-29, 2013

Photo provided by Union Entertainment Group, Inc. -- Candlebox -- Candlebox, a grunge-rock band from Seattle that sold millions of albums in 1990s, performs Friday at the Varsity Theatre in Baton Rouge and Saturday at The District in Lafayette. Both shows start at 8 p.m. and also feature Candlelight Red and Open Air Stereo.
Photo provided by Union Entertainment Group, Inc. -- Candlebox -- Candlebox, a grunge-rock band from Seattle that sold millions of albums in 1990s, performs Friday at the Varsity Theatre in Baton Rouge and Saturday at The District in Lafayette. Both shows start at 8 p.m. and also feature Candlelight Red and Open Air Stereo.

ROCK

FRIDAY

Saturday

Thursday

BLUES/R&B

Friday

Saturday

Wednesday

rockin jake and dixie rose: Teddy’s Juke Joint (Zachary, 7 p.m.)

Thursday

VARIETY

Friday

the heaters: Cadillac Café

river city band: Magnolia Café (St. Francisville, 7 p.m.)

Saturday

one wants: Cadillac Café

Sunday

Monday

Thursday

ACOUSTIC

Friday

Saturday

Wednesday

Thursday

CAJUN/ZYDECO

Friday

COUNTRY

Friday

Saturday

JAZZ

Sunday

Thursday

DANCE

Saturday

Thursday

KARAOKE

Friday

Tuesday

Wednesday

OUTLYING

Friday

Saturday

Wednesday

Thursday

LAFAYETTE AREA

Friday

Saturday

donnie and the pooldoos: Blue Dog Café(7 p.m.)

Sunday

Wednesday

Thursday

NEW ORLEANS AREA

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

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