OK, Roanoke, it's about time you quit resisting the awesomeness that is Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds. Flock to it Saturday at Martin's Downtown . http://www.roanoke.com/living/music/2009070-12/martin-fest-will-feature-local-regional-and-national-acts.html
Top Tickets tonight -- Tauk and Deaf Scene at Sycamore Deli , Jonathan Scales Fourchestra at Martin's Downtown , Ministers of Soul at Taubman Museum of Art and the Cabin Fever Series has The Embers at Sidewinders Steakhouse & Saloon .
Miss Tess & the Talkbacks play Parkway Brewing Company on Thursday. Check out a podcast with streaming music, plus a link to the story and show details via http://blogs.roanoke.com/cutnscratch/?p=17822.