Motown legends The Commodores return to Southwest Louisiana for a concert at 8 p.m., Friday, Sept. 2, at the Golden Nugget Casino in Lake Charles, La. The group, which is known for hit songs “Brick House,” “Easy” and “Three Times a Lady,” performed a sold-out concert at another area venue earlier this year. Photo by Tommy Mann Jr.

Tommy Mann Jr.

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There is no shortage of fun things to do around Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana, including more live music than you can handle and even a national touring comedian arriving at one of the casino’s across the river. Visit www.localmusicguide.net for updated information on artists and venues and follow Local Music Guide on Facebook for daily updates and news.

Wednesday, Aug. 31

Alex Rozell @ Bar Local

Mike and Amber @ Blue Martini

Phillip Glyn Band @ The Boudain Hut

Danny Dillon @ Buffalo Wild Wings

Jimmy Kaiser @ Cafe Del Rio

Thomas Teague @ The Capri Club

Sabine River Bend Band @ Catfish Kitchen

Chester Daigle @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

John Guidroz @ The Grill

Street Side Jazz Trio @ Jack Daniels Bar and Grill

Rob Copeland @ Rikenjaks

The Fuse @ Rush Lounge

Thursday, Sept. 1

Curse and the Cure @ The Bayou Cafe #2

Encore @ Blue Martini

Bri Bagwell and The Banned, Pug Johnson @ Dylan’s

Kevin Lambert and Michael Krajicek @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Skeeter Jones Trio @ La Cantina – PA

Blake Sticker @ Luke’s Icehouse Mid-County

BB and Company @ Mackenzie’s Pub

Alex Rozell and Thomas Teague @ Madison’s

Zydecane @ Orange VFW Hall

Tim Burge @ The Rodair Roadhouse

The Fuse @ Rush Lounge

Twangsters Union @ Sawdust Saloon

Total Strangers, Quincey @ Tacos La Bamba

Friday, Sept. 2

The Commodores @ Golden Nugget Casino

Encore @ Blue Martini

The Rhythm of The Hearts Band @ Cafe Del Rio

Under the Influence @ Cottons Cay

Tim Burge @ Dylan’s

Kevin Lambert and Michael Krajicek @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Alex Rozell @ Fantasea BBQ and Grill

T-Broussard and the Zydeco Steppers @ Gator Lounge

Hogs of War, H, Entrenched Defilement @ The Gig

One (Metallica tribute) @ Jerry Nelson’s Hill Country

Zach Gonzalez @ Luke’s Icehouse Beaumont

Will Castille @ Luke’s Icehouse Mid-County

Kid Kamillio, Jesse Slayter, Rillo, Kemiz, Paws the Cat, Young Kings @ Luna Live

Mixx Fixxer @ Mackenzie’s Pub

Merle Jam @ Madison’s

Curse and the Cure @ Pine Tree Lodge

Thomas Teague @ The Rodair Roadhouse

The Fuse @ Rush Lounge

Jerry Diaz and Hanna’s Reef @ Stingaree Down Under

The Undrai Fizer Project @ Suga’s Deep South

Saturday, Sept. 3

Styx @ L’Auberge Casino Resort

Encore @ Blue Martini

Center Stage @ Cafe Del Rio

The Rodairs @ The Capri Club

Caylan Daughrity @ Dylan’s

Kevin Lambert and Michael Krajicek @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Tyler Darby @ Fantasea BBQ and Grill

T-Broussard and the Zydeco Steppers @ Gator Lounge

Alex Rozell @ The Grill

Cool Breeze @ Hardheads

The Reckoning @ Honky Tonk Texas

These Fine Moments, Rick Busby @ The Logon Cafe

Caleb Williams @ Luke’s Icehouse Mid-County

The 94’s, Daylight Broadcast @ Luna Live

Rainy and The B-Sides @ Mackenzie’s Pub

Rob Copeland and the Outsiders @ Madison’s

Mugrero, Garbage Grove, 4 Minute Warning, Semon Demon @ The Red Room

Zach Gonzalez @ The Rodair Roadhouse

The Fuse @ Rush Lounge

The HFA’s @ Stingaree Down Under

Earl Collins @ Suga’s Deep South

The Kings of Mojo @ Texas Ave. Tavern

The Fabulous Hellcats @ Thirsty’s

Mixx Fixxer @ Tiki Beach Bar and Grill

Sunday, Sept. 4

Terry Fator (comedian) @ Golden Nugget Casino

Encore @ Blue Martini

The Cadillacs @ Jefferson County Singles Club

The Teague Brothers, Baby Birds, Pug Johnson @ Madison’s

Cajun Harmony @ Pine Tree Lodge

J. Paul Jr. and the Zydeco NuBreeds, Brian Jack, Baldenna “Tha King” @ Robert A. “Bob” Bowers Civic Center

Bayou Rush @ The Rodair Roadhouse

The Fuse @ Rush Lounge

Drugstore Gypsies @ Ships Wheel

Jamie Bergeron @ Stingaree Down Under

Kiana Smith @ Suga’s Deep South

Monday, Sept. 5

Kenneth Espree @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Tuesday, Sept. 6

Zach Gonzalez @ Dylan’s

Kevin Lambert @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Blake Sticker and Tim Burge @ Madison’s