Scarecrow People, Harpers Corner, Folkrock Jackpot and more


The Scarecrow People acoustic duo will play the next nine Wednesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. at House of Rock. Beginning as a reggae band in 1991, Scarecrow People became a rock band specializing in a potent blend of “B” sides, soundtracks, 1980s, retro and more. Two-thirds of the popular Corpus Christi trio (Tim Russell and Manuel Ponce) will be present for the duo performances. It’s also beer Wednesday with $2.50 craft beers and half-price appetizers from 4 p.m. until close.

Locals Harper’s Corner, San Texas Bound and singer-songwriter Simon Jay take the stage Thursday at House of Rock. Doors are at 8 p.m. Harper’s Corner is kicking off its shoes to share their mellow yet upbeat music with their fellow free spirits all over Texas.

FOLKROCK JACKPOTHit the Folkrock Jackpot with The Independent Thieves as they host a night of local folk rock bands and singer-songwriters Friday at House of Rock. Doors are at 7 p.m. The Independent Thieves began with two guitar-playing, singer-songwriters who met at an open-mic downtown and began working on a blend of classic rock, folk music and Americana. Really, it’s just a band that likes to tell good stories. They’ll be joined by Buddy Trevino (singer-songwriter), Lady Katherine (vocalist with influences including Kimbra, Adele, Amy Winehouse, Bjork, Fiona Apple and more) and Shayna Sands (folkadelic, rock and blues). Doors at 7 p.m.
Hard rock reigns on Saturday at House of Rock as Anchor Babies headline the Texas Hard Rock Takeover. Doors are at 9 p.m.They’ll be joined by Five Eyes Wide, Eden Burning, My Madness and Moonlust. The Corpus Christi hard rock band Anchor Babies derives its sound from metal, thrash, punk, sleaze, southern, blues, and glam rock since forming in 2011.

Rock bands Dangerkids makes a stop Sunday at House of Rock. Doors are at 6:30 p.m. They’ll be joined by Blood of Our Brothers and Wrath Upon The Skies. The five-piece band from Dayton, Ohio, has been getting lost in and enjoying its hard rock sound since 2012. The group is currently on its Crossroads Tour 2015 with I Prevail.