Tom Russell: You're not likely to find many people who studied criminology and wrote a gripping, enduring and tragic song about cockfighting. Russell's a guy who has done both. 7 and 9:30 p.m. at McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk; 713-529-5999.
Juicy J: Southern rapper. 7 p.m. at House of Blues, 1204 Caroline; 888-402-5837.