1. Bob Schneider at The Stardust
Bob Schneider, the singer/songwriter from Austin, Texas, and Emma Jayne are slated to play the first-ever show at The Stardust, the new multi-purpose venue at 218 Iowa St., Davenport, on Saturday. Doors open at 6 p.m. and music starts at 7 p.m. For tickets, $15, visit moellernights.com.
2. Post Animal at Daytrotter
The Daytrotter venue in downtown Davenport hasn't hosted a show since Halloween. On Friday, the venue is back with a show featuring Post Animal, psych rock band from Chicago, plus Slow Pulp and Condor & Jaybird. Doors open at 7 p.m. and music starts at 8 p.m. For tickets, $10 in advance and $12 at the door, visit daytrotter.com.
3. Comedian Etta May
See Etta May, the Kentucky-born comedian hailed as the "Polyester Princess," at 6 p.m. Thursday at Circa '21, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show begins at 7:15 p.m. with opener Donny Townsend, a Quad-City comic who won Circa's regional stand-up comedy competition. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 the day of the show. Tickets are available by calling Circa '21 at 309-786-7733, extension 2 or at the Circa '21 ticket office.
4. Jerry Douglas at the Redstone Room
Jerry Douglas, a bluegrass musician from Lexington, Kentucky, is slated to perform this weekend with special guest Kendra Swanson at the Redstone Room, 129 N. Main St., Davenport. Doors open at 7 p.m. and music begins at 8 p.m. Friday. Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 on the day of the show. For more info, visit rivermusicexperience.org.
5. Winter Live at Five
This week's Winter Live@Five, the free concert series hosted by River Music Experience, features music by the Dani Lynne Howe Band. Music begins at 5 p.m. Thursday at the Redstone Room, 129 N. Main St., Davenport. Admission is free.
6. New show from Q-C Theatre Workshop
The Q-C Theatre Workshop opens a three-week run of "Venues in Fur" this weekend. See the Tony Award-winning dark comedy at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at the theater, 1730 Wilkes Ave., Davenport. Other show times are set for March 16-18 and 23-25. Tickets are under a "Pay What It's Worth" policy. For more info and to make reservations, visit qctheatreworkshop.org.