Legendary rock group Kansas will perform at 8:30 p.m., Friday, July 8, inside the Grand Event Center of the Golden Nugget Casino in Lake Charles, La. for ages 21 and older. Tickets are available at all Ticketmaster outlets. The band is best known for hit songs such as “Carry On My Wayward Son,” “Point of No Return” and “People of the South Wind.” Tickets are $15-$30 each.

By Tommy Mann Jr. – The Record

Several great music events are on the schedule for this week, including the return of Southeast Texas music group Groves, formerly known as Barely Blind and is currently based in California, which will perform Saturday at The Gig in downtown Beaumont for ages 18 and older. Visit www.localmusicguide.net for more information on artists and venues.

Wednesday, July 6

Linda Kaye and the Kool Katz @ The Boudain Hut

David Joel @ Cafe Del Rio

Lee Pelly @ The Capri Club

Sabine River Bend Band @ Catfish Kitchen

Chester Daigle @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Thursday, July 7

Chris Young @ L’Auberge Casino Resort “Party by the Pool”

Curse and the Cure @ Cafe Del Rio

Bob Schneider, Courtney Hale Revia @ Courville’s

Chris Stacey @ The Grill

Skeeter Jones Trio @ La Cantina – PA

Gal Holiday and the Honky Tonk Revue, Barelands @ The Logon Cafe

LN and the Crush @ Madison’s

Zydecane @ Orange VFW Hall

John Cessac @ Paul’s Seafood

Tin Pan Alley @ Rancho Grande

Friday, July 8

Kansas @ Golden Nugget Casino

Tank @ Julie Rogers Theatre

Tin Pan Alley @ Cafe Del Rio

Keith Kire @ Cecil’s

Bayou Rush @ Cottons Cay

Twangsters Union @ Cowboys

John Waller @ First Baptist Church – Buna

Chicken on the Bone @ Gator Lounge

Alex Rozell @ Luke’s Icehouse Mid-County

Wayne Cook @ New York Pizza and Pasta – Calder Ave.

Rick Danna @ New York Pizza and Pasta – Neches St.

Jude Moreau @ Pine Tree Lodge

Unkle Jam, Jordan Tydings @ Rikenjak’s

Blake Sticker @ Thirsty’s

Curse and the Cure @ White Horse Bar and Grill

Saturday, July 9

Bayou Rush @ Cafe Del Rio

The Pegwinds @ The Capri Club

Ronnie Fruge @ Cecil’s

Darren Adams and Reload @ The Center Stage

Edwin Worthy and Dustin Ringler @ Dylan’s

Chicken on the Bone @ Gator Lounge

Groves, Buffalo Paws, The Electric Kazoos @ The Gig

Alex Rozell @ The Grill

Tyler Darby @ Hardheads

The Greers with Dick LeMasters and Jerry Mullin @ The Logon Cafe

John Cessac @ Lucky Longhorn Casino

Country Outkasts @ Pine Tree Lodge

LA Bayou @ Quaker Steak and Lube

Acoustic Pie, Harrison Swift @ Rikenjak’s

Back N Tyme  @ Rusty Nail

Heather and the Hellcats, Good Grief @ Texas Rose Saloon

Paul Orta and the Kingpins @ Thirsty’s

Alter Ego @ White Horse Bar and Grill

Sunday, July 10

Kris Harper and Matt Moss @ Jack Daniels Bar and Grill

Ken Marvel Band @ Jefferson County Singles Club

John Cessac @ Loggerheads Bar

Throwdown Kings @ Madison’s

The Disgustoids, Deacon Bill @ The Publicity

Pug Johnson @ Rikenjak’s

Curse and the Cure @ The West

Monday, July 11

Reno Divorce, Garbage Grove @ Texas Rose Saloon

Heather and the Hellcats  @ Thirsty’s

Tuesday, July 12

Tim Burge @ Dylan’s