Irene Kelley

Irene Kelley


Cube Fest

With Laura Luna Castillo, Simon Le Boggit, Miriam Gviniashvili and more

Get surrounded by sound and images in Moss Arts Center’s The Cube, a four-story venue and laboratory for high-tech performance pieces. Some are live. Some are recorded. Some, like the Beatles “The White Album,” are classic. (Note: This event began on Thursday.)

Details: 1 p.m. today; 1 p.m. Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday. $10 for most events, free to Virginia Tech students.,


Kat Mills

Hear acoustic originals and covers by stalwart Blacksburg folkie Mills.

Details: 6 p.m. Friday. Rising Silo Brewery, Blacksburg. Free. 410-596-1200, 9 a.m. Saturday. Blacksburg Farmers Market Tomato Tasting. Free.,


Dimestore Cowboys

Hear honky-tonk and outlaw country from Bristol, Tennessee, the city where country’s “Big Bang” happened.

Details: 8 p.m. Dogtown Roadhouse, Floyd. $3. 745-6836,,

Howlin’ Mudbellies

Electric Woodshed guitarist Dan Dunlap and bassist Greg Bump are the core of this blues trio.

Details: 6:30 p.m. Fatback Soul Shack, Christiansburg. Free. 251-3182,,

Dirt Road Breakdown

Hear gritty blues originals and covers of the likes of North Mississippi All Stars.

Details: 7 p.m. Sinkland Farms Brewery, Christiansburg. Free. 835-3395,,


Irene Kelley

Nashville, Tennessee, bluegrass singer Kelley has a new record, “Benny’s TV Repair,” on Willis-based Mountain Fever Records.

Details: 7:30 p.m. The Floyd Country Store, Floyd. $12 advance, $15 day of show. 745-4563,,

Hustle Souls

It’s the official Summer of Love Party in Floyd, for the Virginia is for Lovers campaign’s 50 Years of Love Celebration.

Details: 8 p.m. Dogtown Roadhouse. $5.


Ringo Starr And His All-Starr Band

Look to Sunday’s Extra for our interview with Starr, a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member with the Beatles and as a band leader in his own right.

Details: 7:30 p.m. Berglund Coliseum, Roanoke. $152.50, $124.50, $99.50, $79.50, $59.50. 853-5483,,


Floyd Small Town Summer: The Po’ Ramblin’ Boys, with Nobody’s Business, “Dumbo”

It’s a night of bluegrass and cartoon elephants in Floyd.

Details: 6 p.m. Warren G. Lineberry Memorial Park, Floyd. Free.,

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