Photo by Tommy Mann Jr.

Check out the acoustic duo known as Dead or Alive this Sunday afternoon at the Blue Martini inside the Golden Nugget Casino in Lake Charles, La., as they perform acoustic rock hits of the 1980s such as Bon Jovi, Ratt, Motley Crue and more.

Entertainment for the week

By Tommy Mann Jr.

The Record Newspapers

A great weather weekend is in store and there is no shortage of live entertainment across the region, so find the music which fits your style and enjoy! Check out www.localmusicguide.net for links to venues and local artists and follow Local Music Guide on Facebook for daily listings and concert announcements.

Wednesday, April 5

Monique McCain @ Rush Lounge

Tim Burge @ The West Bar and Grill

Thursday, April 6

Big Richard South @ Blue Martini

Alex Rozell @ The Grill

Blake Sticker @ Luke’s Icehouse Mid-County

Sabine River Brass Band @ Madison’s

David Joel Band @ Rancho Grande

3HG @ Rush Lounge

Reason For Insanity @ South Texas State Fair

Friday, April 7

Olivia Newton John @ Golden Nugget Casino

Kaos @ Blue Martini

Tom Brandow @ The Boudain Hut North

Tin Pan Alley @ Café Del Rio

Alex Rozell @ Dylan’s

Tony Faulk and Chaos @ The Embers Club

The Jairus Daigle Network @ The Foundation House Restaurant

Uncle Touchie and the Feel Goodz, Mighty Brother, Gaffer Project, Urges @ The Gig

Lee Pelly @ Hardheads Icehouse

John Cessac and Dennis Shaeffer @ Loggerheads

Paul Gonsoulin @ Luke’s Icehouse Mid-County

Rob Copeland and The Outsiders @ Madison’s

Urban Pioneers @ Neches Brewing Company

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

Toe Up @ Paradise Daiquiris – Moss Bluff

Curse and the Cure @ Pine Tree Lodge

Adrenaline @ Red Tailz Crawfish

3HG @ Rush Lounge

Chris Breaux and Six String Rodeo @ Sawdust Saloon

Blake Sticker @ Thirsty’s

Saturday, April 8

Lynyrd Skynyrd @ Golden Nugget Casino

Jake Owen @ Coushatta Casino Resort

Kaos @ Blue Martini

Three Legged Dawg @ Brick and Barley

Curse and the Cure @ The Capri Club

Ryan Harris and Killing Time @ Cottons Cay

Nervous Rex @ Dylan’s

Jimmy Kaiser @ The Grill

Al White and Chaparral @ Honky Tonk Texas

Still Cruisin’ @ Larry’s French Market

Colfax Speed Queen, The Disgustoids, PLAP, Ned Garthe Explosion, Night Shift @ The Logon Café

John Guidroz @ Luke’s Icehouse Mid-County

Douglas Greer, Dick LeMasters and Jerry Mullin @ Mackenzies Pub

Merle Jam @ Madison’s

Pea Patch Orchestra @ Neches Brewing Company

John Cessac and Dennis Shaeffer, Shelbone @ The Neches River Wheelhouse

The Schisms, Silas Feemster, Dogs with Hands @ The Red Room

Caleb Williams @ The Rodair Roadhouse

3HG @ Rush Lounge

Texas Legacy @ Rusty Nail

Curse and the Cure, Jamie Talbert and the Band of Demons @ Stark Park (Art in the Park) – Orange

Danny Dillon and Old Union Southern @ Texas Ave. Tavern

Socially Awkward, Chalkline Empire, The Other LA, Raw Hunny, Motorbud, Steve Fitzner @ Texas Rose Saloon

Champagne Room @ The Venue

Sunday, April 9

Dead or Alive @ Blue Martini

Ken Marvel Band @ Jefferson County Singles Club

Street Side Jazz Band @ Luna Bar and Grill

Carreerrs, Leche, Wood Chickens @ The Red Room

3HG @ Rush Lounge

The Mudflats @ The West Bar and Grill

Monday, April 10

Angel Garcia @ Rush Lounge

Tuesday, April 11

Rob Copeland @ Dylan’s

Pug Johnson and Tyler Darby @ Madison’s

David Joel @ Rush Lounge