Free Week: Roger Sellers at the Mohawk outside. Sellers’ 2014 album “Primitives” was one of the year’s best local releases, loaded with richly layered compositions. The man is a musical mad scientist and watching him live is a sight to behold. Equals, Isaiah the Mosaic open. 8 p.m. doors. 912 Red River St. mohawkaustin.com.
Free Week: Mother Falcon, Berkshire Hounds at Empire. The orchestral pop outfit has grown into one of Austin’s most ambitious musical collectives with branches that reach into jazz, hip-hop and indie rock. Berkshire Hounds blend hints of honky tonk into boozy Southern garage rock. 7 p.m. doors. 606 E. Seventh St. empireatx.com.
Also: Local label End Sounds newest signees Gentleman Rogues play catchy power pop alongside the Midgetmen and Broken Gold at Red 7. … The Good Music Club hosts a taping with Latin groovers Como Las Movies and Cilantro Boombox at Spiderhouse Ballroom. … Local rock lifers Tia Carrera keep things hot and heavy at the Swan Dive. … Folksy Dallas-based duo The Other Half play Lambert’s with Burgess Meredith.