Crawford and Power
This Roanoke-based, Franklin County-born country duo plays and sings with power and style, and writes good country songs, too.
The Kind Thieves
Swinging, bluesy, old-time music is in this Beckley, West Virginia, act’s wheelhouse.
An indie-folk due from south-central Maine lists such influences as Iron & Wine and Bon Iver.
Hear one-man-band-style rock and blues from this act.
This rollicking, old-time, roots band from the Charlottesville area has a new EP, “A Fireproof House of Sunshine,” out on Free Dirt Records.
Check out today’s Extra for our story about Ainslie and these sessions.
Details: 10:30 a.m. Mississippi John Hurt workshop, 1:30 p.m. slide guitar techniques. 7:30 p.m. concert. Hotel Floyd, Floyd. $30 each workshop, $50 both. $20 concert, $15 for workshop attendees via catttailmusic.com/floyd. 745-6080. hotelfloyd.com, handmademusicschool.com
Larry Stephenson Band
Tenor singer and mandolinist Stephenson, a Virginia native based in Nashville, Tennessee, and his band are award winners and Grand Ole Opry regulars.
Hear pop, blues, Americana and country from this young performer.
Details: 6:30 p.m. The Palisades Restaurant. Free. facebook.com/LillianEComer
Americana Afternoons: Alice’s Restaurant Massacree performance by Emily, Sophie and Jeff Liverman, Deliberate Kin, Kinnfolk, Chickenwings and Gravy
Arlo Guthrie’s timeless folk song, “Alice’s Restaurant,” is a Thanksgiving season standard, and it gets its propers at Floyd Country Store, where you can get quite a few things you want, but not everything.