1. Brown Friday 8 p.m. Friday, the Bartlett, 228 W. Sprague Ave. It’s a double dose of the musical Brown family with dad Kevin Brown and his band the Beloved Country share a bill with son Caleb Brown and his Jazz Quartet. (509) 747-2174. Admission: $10
2. First Friday: Villa Blues n’ Jazz 6:30 p.m. Friday, Spokane Public Library Downtown , 906 W. Main Ave. Sultry vintage blues and jazz featuring award-winning vocalist Heather Villa, formerly of 6 Foot Swing and featured vocalist for the Spokane Jazz Orchestra. Also featuring Eugene Jablonsky on guitar, Brian Flick on bass and Michael Lenke on trumpet. (509) 444-5336. Admission: FREE
3. Positive Contact Richmond Gallery 5-8 p.m. Friday, 228 W. Sprague Ave. Hannah G. Thompson and Arvid Tomayko come together in this work using their bodies as conductive material within an installation of fabric sculptures reactive to touch and light through the use of a light reactive Theremin. The performers uncover new layers and morph Thompson’s sculptural works using their bodies and movement. Electronics design and physical computing by Darcy Neal. Presented by Laboratory. (509) 230-5718. Admission: FREE
4. Herblock “School Bell” Traveling Exhibit 1:30-6 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday and noon-6 p.m. Thursday, Tekoa Library, 139 S. Crosby St. The exhibit, featuring the School Bell panel and displaying reproductions of the work of legendary Washington Post editorial cartoonist Herbert L. Block (known as Herblock) is on display during regular library hours. The exhibit represents the role of education in democracy. www.whitco.lib.wa.us or (509) 284-3121. Admission: FREE
5. Jazz Trio 6:30-9 p.m. Friday, Nodland Cellars Tasting Room, 926 W. Sprague Ave. Enjoy jazz music from pianist Brent Edstrom, trumpeter Dan Keberle and guitarist Eugene Jablonsky. (509) 927-7770. Admission: $5
6. Henry Mansfield & Pale People 7 p.m. Sunday, Checkerboard Bar, 1716 E. Sprague Ave. A night of eclectic piano music featuring Missoula’s punk-cabaret band Pale People and Seattle’s Henry Mansfield & The Bearded Scooter Gang. (509) 535-4007 or www.checkerboardbar.com/. Admission: $5
7. Emily Davis and the Murder Police 8 p.m. Tuesday, the Pin, 412 W. Sprague Ave. El Paso-based singer-songwriter and her band (Jorge Torres and Jose Macias) bring their indie punk style to the Inland Northwest as part of a U.S. tour. With support from Rylei Franks, who hails from Soap Lake. (509) 368-4077 or www.thepinevents.com/. Admission: $7
8. Resurgence & Femme Fatale Series 7 p.m. Thursday, Palomino Club, 6425 N. Lidgerwood St. A night of metal with Resugence, Charlie Drown, Thunder Knife, Heart Avail, Ragtag Romantics and more. (509) 944-4911 or www.palominoclubspokane.com/. Admission: $5
9. Bossame featuring Haley Young 9 p.m. Friday, the Reserve, 120 N. Wall St. Enjoy an evening of contemporary and smooth grooves. (509) 598-8783. Admission: $5
10. “Purple In Spokane” Live featuring T.S The Solution 8:30 p.m. Saturday, the Bartlett, 228 W. Sprague Ave. Hip-hop artist will perform in support of his latest EP, “Purple in Spokane,” with Lou Era, Y. Easty, Willie B the MC, and Coaster opening. (509) 747-2174. Admission: $8
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