Reckless Kelly Celebrity Softball Jam at Dell Diamond. Come early for the softball game featuring star athletes like Cat Osterman and local media luminaries including the Statesman’s own Addie Broyles. Stay into the late afternoon and early evening for short sets by top-drawing local and regional roots acts including Jack Ingram, Shinyribs, Kyle Park, Jamie Lin Wilson, Uncle Lucius, Cody Canada, the Peterson Brothers, Charlie Robison, Kelly Mickwee and more. $20. 1 p.m. (music starts at 3 p.m.). 3400 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock. rkcsj.org. — P.B.
Cracker, Whiskey Gentry at Scoot Inn. Cracker frontman David Lowery, also known for his 1980s days with Camper Van Beethoven, is most prominent now for his provocative essays and speeches about music business pitfalls in the digital age. A lecturer at the University of Georgia, he still occasionally hits the road with Cracker, who are joined by fellow Georgia Americana act Whiskey Gentry on this tour. $20-$25. 7 p.m. 1308 E. Fourth St. scootinnaustin.com. — P.B.
Also: Funk legend George Clinton brings his Parliament/Funkadelic crew to Empire. … Break out the Faygo, it’s a Juggalo party at Emo’s with rappers Tech N9ne and Krizz Kaliko. Woop woop!