Songseed’s Austin Music Showcase at Stubb’s. Ben Mallott, Kinky Machine, Zach Arrington and others perform; a portion of the proceeds benefits Grounded in Music, which works to improve the lives of at-risk youth through music. 6 p.m. $10. 801 Red River St. stubbsaustin.com.
Also playing: Suspirians, French Inhales and Shinta at Beerland; These Mad Dogs of Glory and Other Lovers at Lambert’s; the Bus Stop Stallions, Fatback Circus and the T Jarrod Quartet at Frank; One Ounce Opera at Red7.
Hot Burrito Christmas with Selena y Los Burritos at Hotel Vegas. Austin’s (the world’s?) best Selena cover band helps celebrate the holidays. With Space Camp Death Squad. 10 p.m. 1500 E. Sixth St. hotelvegasaustin.com.
Also playing: Party At The End Of The World with Recover, At All Cost, Employer Employee, Krum Bums, Pack Of Wolves, Visitors, Spiritual Wives and Assacre at Red 7; Hardproof Afrobeat, Money Chica and DJ Butcher Bear at the Mohawk; Tribal Nation at Flamingo Cantina; Cedric Burnside Project, Old Gray Mule and Black Squeeze at Antone’s; Joe Ely at the Saxon Pub.
Robert Earl Keen’s Merry Christmas From the Fam-O-Lee at ACL Live. Keen and company make his ode to Christmas come alive with giant packs of cigarettes, Christmas trees, Santa and more. Feliz Navidad. With Terri Hendrix and Lloyd Maines. 8 p.m. $29-$49. 201 W. Second St. acl-live.com.
Also playing: The Golden Boys, Flesh Lights, Jonly Bonly and Burnt Skull at Beerland; the Black Owl Society, Cass Brostad and Tides-Waves-Winds at the Scoot Inn; Paul Ray and the Cobras at the Continental Club; Joe Ely at the Saxon Pub; Vallejo at Antone’s.
2nd Annual Wagoneers All Ages Holiday Show at the Continental Club. Austin-based honky tonk band the Wagoneers, who formed in the late ’80s, kick of Christmas week with a special show. 7:30 p.m. $10. 1315 S. Congress Ave. continentalclub.com/Austin
Also playing: Megan Carney at Beerland; the Resentments at the Saxon Pub.
Most clubs closed for Christmas Eve.
Dale Watson’s Annual Christmas Show and Dance at the Continental Club. Continental regular, country/rockabilly musician Dale Watson steps out of his normal Monday night slot for his special traditional Christmas performance. 10 p.m. $10. 1315 S. Congress Ave. continentalclub.com/Austin.
Also playing: Winter Camp with Emily Bell, Johnny Burke, Santa Claus and others at Holy Mountain; Miss Lavelle White at the Saxon Pub.
Seth Sherman at Holy Mountain. Austin-based songwriter Seth Sherman 2011 album, "When the Moment Is True" was among that year’s best, with a sound that ranges from crisp pop to emotional ballads that at times harken back to Neil Young and others. With Picard III. 7 p.m. 617 E. Seventh St. holymountainaustin.com.
Also playing: The Mau Mau Chaplains at the Flamingo Cantina; Jon Dee Graham and James McMurtry at the Continental Club; WC Clark at the Saxon Pub; The Motel Ball Band at Hotel Vegas.