FRIDAY AT THE HUMMINGBIRD STAGE AND TAPROOM
Friends & Family came together organically with close relations pitching in to help with performances. Now, the folk-rock collective is a bona-fide band. They will be joined by the very talented Macon favorites Dalmatian. Dalmatian released their most recent EP, “Obscure Discoteca,” at the end of 2014. Starting things off will be a new Macon band, Rewind Retry. 18 and up. 10 p.m. $5.
FRIDAY AT BILLY’S CLUBHOUSE
Matt Pippin has been a Macon favorite for a long time. Growing up right here in Macon, he learned guitar at a young age, picking up what he knew from watching his best friend play. Now his down home, country style is known all throughout Bibb County. 21 and up. 10:30 p.m. Free.
SATURDAY AT COX CAPITOL THEATRE
Macon is a city that loves its classic rock, so when a band with a legacy like Kansas comes to town, you can expect people to come from all over. Their biggest hits, “Carry On Wayward Son” and “Dust In the Wind” are still in rotation on Macon’s most popular radio station today. They will be joined by up-and-coming rock band Arc & Stones. Under 18 must be accompanied by a guardian. Doors open at 7 p.m. $50.
SATURDAY AT THE CRAZY BULL
Michael Stacey, of Adel, is bringing his party-packed country sounds to Macon’s favorite place to live it up, country style -- the Crazy Bull. Known for rocking parties with Southern favorites in every style -- classic and contemporary country, Southern rock, classic rock and more -- the Michael Stacey Band plays it all! 18 and up. 8 p.m. $5.
WEDNESDAY AT THE DOUGLASS THEATRE
James Brown became known as “the hardest working man in show business” right here in Macon. He often performed on the stage at the Douglass Theatre to a sold out, screaming audience. So, it is only fitting that the Douglass screen the 2014 biopic “Get On Up” featuring Chadwick Bozeman as the Godfather of Soul. Bozeman came to Macon to film the role of Jackie Robinson, for the movie “42.” 2 p.m. $5, free for seniors.