Giving you the music a day early:
Kris Allen at Magic Springs Water and Theme Park‘s Timberwood Amphitheater. This Arkansas resident won the eighth season of American Idol and will be promoting his new album Thank You Camellia. The concert gates open at 6 p.m. with an 8 p.m. showtime. Admission is free with a general admission ticket to the park ($44.99 per adult, and $29.99 per junior under 48 inches tall, or senior 55 or older) or season pass ($59.99).
White Water Tavern will host the Lucas Clayton Hunsicker Scholarship Fund’s Bummer Summer, a musical benefit for the fund that awards an annual scholarship to an aspiring Park View High School artist or musician. The show starts at 9 p.m. with a $10 donation at the door. Some of the performers are Isaac Alexander, Phillip Huddleston, Jack Lloyd, Mike Motley, Matt Quin and Correne Spero. Hunsicker was a Little Rock musician who died in August 2010.
The Underground Summer Jam is coming to Downtown Music. So what does that mean? ABK. Who? Anybody Killa, the American Indian rapper who specializes in spiritual rap that crosses his culture with horror themes and comedy, and is signed to Insane Clown Posse’s Psychopathic Records. So yes, it’s going to be that kind of night. The doors open at 7 p.m. with the music starting at 8 p.m. Tickets are $11 in advance and $15 at the door. Who else is playing this Underground Summer Jam? Fellow ICP-related hip-hop artist DJ Clay, and Pine Bluff hip-hop/metal act Klaun VI along with IntoxXx and Down South Juggalos.
Here’s Kris Allen with his “The Vision of Love”: