Fri 1dec–Lee Harvey’s, Dallas, 9p

Southern Living declares Lee Harvey’s “a roaring good time,” and urges its readers to “snag a fireside picnic table with friends and share the tab at the 50-year-old bar.” This “authentic” “ultra-dive” in The Cedars draws a “mixed crowd” to its “massive” fenced gravel patio, which is “more of a yard party than a bar” (“can’t beat a concert on Read More

Sat 16dec–Keys Lounge, FtW, 9p

Emerging & big-name blues acts take to the stage at this long-standing live music venue. Address: 5677 Westcreek Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76133 Phone: (817) 292-8627

Sun 31dec–Tolbert’s, Grapevine, 9p

Historic chili specialist also offering Southwestern fare, steaks & live music in casual environs. Address: 423 S Main St, Grapevine, TX 76051 Menu: Reservations: Order: Phone: (817) 421-4888  

Sat 10feb–Dan’s Silverleaf, The great town of Denton, 9p

A range of live music from Texana to experimental staged in a roadhouselike bar with a back porch. Address: 103 Industrial St, Denton, TX 76201 Hours: Open today · 4PM–2AM Monday 4PM–2AM Tuesday 4PM–2AM Wednesday 4PM–2AM Thursday 4PM–2AM Friday 4PM–2AM Saturday 4PM–2AM Sunday 4PM–2AM   Phone: (940) 320-2000