The Carbon Leaf
Richmond's indie-folk vets celebrate over a quarter-century of playing music together with – what else – an extensive round of touring! 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, at Will's Pub, $20
Charlie Hunter & Lucy Woodward
Jazzy guitarist-to-the-stars Hunter and vocalist and Snarky Puppy collaborator Woodward perform a duo show at Timucua that promises to be packed with classic pop and blues covers. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at the Timucua White House, $20
Richmond punk titans Deviant headline a beyond-stacked lineup that also includes Channel 83, Booger, the Nightmare, Zigzag, Protocol and Armor.
7:30 p.m. Friday, March 1, at Uncle Lou's, $10
Power-metallers with a social conscience – their high watermarks Operation: Mindcrime and Empire still sound fresh – stage a multimedia attack at the Plaza Live. 9 p.m. Saturday, March 2, at the Plaza Live, $13.75-$49.50
Mayhem on Mills III
Originally scheduled for January, this rock & wrestling throwdown fell victim to an extended rain delay, but returns with added Wet Nurse and Golden Pelicans ... and a legit championship belt.
3 p.m. Sunday, March 3, at Will's Pub, $15
Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Michaels pops into the House of Blues for a more intimate engagement before she jumps on the P!nk megatour.
7 p.m. Monday, March 4, at House of Blues, $20-$32.50
Funk on the Patio
Ashes to ashes, funk to funky ... live music downtown on Tuesday returns with this groove-heavy bill of Run Raquel, the Shay Butter Band and the Reality.
8 p.m. Tuesday, March 5, at the Patio, $5