Charles Baran will bring his sold out New York City show "Recipes for Disaster" to the Dancing Cat Saloon, 8pm. An evening of song, zany comedy and all around Charles Baran madness under the musical direction of Ben Krauss with The Dill Pickle Club Orchestra. Tickets are $18 with a cash bar.
Prolific American folk singer Loudon Wainwright III, who has earned a cult following with his witty, self-mocking style and humorous lyrics, will play the Tusten Theatre, 210 Bridge St., 8pm. Tickets: $30 ($25 advance). 845/252-7272.
Yesah presents Thurman Barker Trio, Noah Barker Quartet feat. Matt Hoffmann, Janturan and Noelle Tannen. All original folk and jazz from the area and abroad on the Main Stage (Rte. 52 across from the post office), 4pm. All ages. Picnics encouraged. Cost: $10. Part of the summer concert series.
The Gold Magnolias at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, two shows at 6pm and 8:30pm. The Gold Magnolias are a few southern boys in New York city with a sound that evokes such artists as recent phenoms The Alabama Shakes as well as soul-stalwarts like Fats Domino and James Brown. Tickets: $16-$20. www.silkmillharmony.com.
Burning Bridget Cleary at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, two shows at 6pm and 8:30pm. Known for their captivating sound and engaging stage presence, Burning Bridget Cleary is currently one of the hottest acts on the Celtic and folk music circuits. Tickets: $15-$20. www.silkmillharmony.com.
Spuyten Duyvil at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, two shows at 6pm and 8:30pm. Spuyten Duyvil (pronounced "SPITE-en DIE-vul") performs original and traditional American roots music blended witholde time, blues, and folk rock to create a modern mix. Tickets $16-$23. www.silkmillharmony.com.
Songwriters Anonymous meets the first Sunday of every month at Artists’ Market Community Center, 2pm. Play or sing original compositions, or just sit and listen. Light refreshments served. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Honesdale native Jeff Raught at The Cooperage, 7:30pm. An evening of songs and stories that you will long remember. BYOB. Donations collected at the door. 570/253-2020.
Music Night at Phillipsport Community Center. Special benefit to honor the Summitville Fire Department. Featuring Kevin McDaniel with Chris Cernak. Donation: $2. Food and beverages available for purchase.
WJFF presents folk legend Bill Staines at the Tusten Theater, 8pm. The Friends of Maris Hearn present the 9th annual Maris Hearn Life Celebration Concert. The concert is a benefit for WJFF Radio Catskill and the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance. www.acousticmusic.com/staines. $15 donation.