This week’s music picks: Logic lives large, Larry Gatlin goes small and more

Monday: John Ginty at Antone’s. If you’re a fan of Americana artists and/or jam bands, you’ve probably heard Ginty wailing away on keyboards either onstage or on record. Ginty got his start playing with singer-songwriter Neal Casal in the 1990s and soon was appearing on records by the likes of Whiskeytown and Matthew Sweet. After joining sacred steel guitar great Robert Randolph’s Family Band in 2000, he became well-known on the jam circuit for his Hammond B3 playing. He’s occasionally issued records of his own, and he’s likely to showcase some of that material. $7. 10 p.m. 305 E. Fifth St.; antonesnightclub.com. — P.B.

Tuesday: Larry Gatlin, David Grissom at Saxon Pub. In Austin, we’re used to getting free shows by world-class talent at local night spots, but this is ridiculous. Or perhaps sublime if you’re a fan of Texas country stars Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers, who racked up dozens of hits in the 1970s and ’80s. Their leader is playing the Saxon and not charging admission simply because he’s a “good friend just having some fun,” Saxon owner Joe Ables says. It’s a given that you’ll probably need to get there early — but that’s not a bad idea on any Tuesday at the Saxon, where Austin guitar ace David Grissom holds down a weekly happy-hour residency. 8 p.m. Gatlin, 6 p.m. Grissom. 1320 S. Lamar Blvd. thesaxonpub.com. — P.B.

Thursday: Logic, Joey Bada$$, Big Lenbo at Austin360 Amphitheater. Rapper Logic has been slowly becoming one of the hottest new voices in hip-hop. He handily sold out a Stubb’s show last year, and this go-round he’s jumped up to the big stage. His latest album, “Everybody,” which dropped in early May, is a dense collection that centers on his struggle to reconcile the various facets of his multiracial identity in the midst of the social and political turmoil of America in 2017. Also on this bill is Pro-Era rapper Joey Bada$$, who created waves with the starkly political “All Amerikkkan Bada$$” earlier this year. Big Lenbo opens. $35-$55. 8 p.m. 9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd. austin360amphitheater.com. — D.S.S.

RELATED: Our guide to live music in Austin this summer

Monday

  • Two Hoots & a Holler, Dylan Bishop at Continental Club
  • Charlie Belle at Geraldine’s
  • Mystery Monday with Christine Albert and Guy Forsyth at El Mercado Backstage
  • Cory Reinisch, Graham Weber at Blackheart
  • Leo Rondeau at Sam’s Town Point
  • Open mic with Kacy Crowley at Cactus Cafe
  • Escuela, Drug Head at Sidewinder

Tuesday

  • Rooney at Barracuda
  • Suzanna Choffel at Geraldine’s
  • Drew Victor, Bruce Salmon at Radio Coffee & Beer
  • Mike Stinson, Toni Price at Continental Club
  • James McMurtry, Ephraim Owens Experience at Continental Gallery
  • Matthew Robinson & the Jelly Kings, Antone’s Big Trio at Antone’s
  • Durawa at El Mercado Backstage

Monte Warden & the Dangerous Few play Sun Radio’s Texas Radio Live broadcast at Guero’s on Wednesday. Erika Rich for American-Statesman

Wednesday

  • Texas Radio Live with Monte Warden & the Dangerous Few, Two Hoots & a Holler at Guero’s
  • Eve & the Exiles, Tommy Shannon Blues Band, Bill Carter at Antone’s
  • James McMurtry, Jon Dee Graham, William Harries Graham at Continental Club
  • Floyd Domino & Redd Volkaert at Evangeline Cafe
  • Sharon Bourbonnais Big Band at One-2-One Bar
  • Magic Rockers of Texas, Amplified Heat, Hilary York at Hotel Vegas
  • Chris Gage at El Mercado Backstage
  • Warren Hood at ABGB

Thursday


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