Freeway Music Festival
Folk singer Joe Pug will headline the Freeway Music Festival, with nearly 20 local and regional bands performing on four stages. Bop between them, and be prepared to hear a variety of music.
The event, hosted by Music Farm and the lessons studio Freeway Music, is in its fifth year. In addition to Pug, notable acts include The High Divers, The Mobros, FatRat Da Czar, Danielle Howle, The Restoration and Numbtongue. Proceeds will go to Songs 4 Life Charity.
Noon Saturday, May 20 at Music Farm, 1022 Senate St. $12 in advance, $15 day of show. www.musicfarm.com
OTHER CONCERTS AROUND TOWN
Tyler Boone: The singer-songwriter performs with country singer Carly Burruss.
10 p.m. Friday, May 19 at Main Street Public House, 556 Main St. $5 at the door. www.mainstreetpublichouse.com
Carpoolparty: Playing a genre called “vapordance,” Carpoolparty mixes disco, vaporwave, funk and hip-hop. Hear them at Arts and Draughts with Ourorboros Boys, Nepotism and Paper Shoes. In addition to music, there will be food trucks, beer from The Whig and art-making inspired by the museum’s Salvador Dali exhibit.
7-11 p.m. Friday, May 19 at Columbia Museum of Art, 1515 Main St. $5, members; $9, nonmembers. www.columbiamuseum.org
Ravish Momin: The New York City drummer brings his hybrid electro-acoustic drum set to Tapp’s for an Infinite Room performance with experimental musician Philip Snyder.
8 p.m. Sunday, May 21 at Tapp’s Arts Center, 1614 Main St. www.infiniteroom.org
River Baby Bathwater Revival & Friends: This bluegrass band plays New Brookland Tavern’s Tuesday Night Jamboree.
8:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 23 at New Brookland Tavern, 122 State St., West Columbia. Free, over age 21; $5, under 21. www.newbrooklandtavern.com