Thursday song picks: Hamell on Trial, Los Straitjackets

January 14, 2015 - Supermoon

Ed Hamell. Photo by Larry Kolvoord, American-Statesman.

Ed Hamell. Photo by Larry Kolvoord, American-Statesman.

Hamell on Trial during Strange Brew. It’s been a prolonged time given his 1990s Austin heyday where he mostly hold justice during a long-gone Electric Lounge, though Ed Hamell is still pulsation on an acoustic guitar and pulling a needle into a red with annals such as final year’s ironically patrician “The Happiest Man in a World” on New West Records. $10-$14. 8 p.m. 5326 Manchaca Road. strangebrewloungeside.com.

Also: Nashville surf-rockers Los Straitjackets and rockabilly singer-guitarist Deke Dickerson dump by a Continental Club in support of their new collaborative record, with an opening set by a Ugly Beats. … Girl Pilot, a folksy indie-rock rope fronted by Sahara Smith, plays Lamberts. … Thursdays meant Texas nation during a Highball, this week supposing by Mike a Moonpies. … Dallas indie-rockers Sealion are during Red 7 with Bummer Vacation. … Also from a Metroplex is bluesy Americana outfit theJonathan Fox Band, who play a indoor theatre during Stubb’s with Supermoon.