Doeman at Scoot Inn. Is Joseph “Doeman” Gonzalez Houston rap’s next great hope? The 21-year-old spitter from a boxing family on H-Town’s gritty southeast side has a lyrical flow and piercing emotional intensity. Hard grinding over the last several years has made him a neighborhood hero and with his latest release “O.B.E. Outer Body Experience,” a fully realized platter with rich soulful production and sharp rhymes, he’s looking to go global. $15. 8:30 p.m. 1308 E. Fourth St. scoremoreshows.com. — D.S.S.
Also: Indie songwriter Jeremy Nail plays songs from upcoming Alejandro Escovedo-produced album “My Mountain” at the Townsend with an ace band including Chris Masterson, Eleanor Whitmore and Chris Searles. … Latin pop star and Pachanga Fest alum Julieta Venegas plays El Coliseo. … New York Dolls guitarist Sylvain Sylvain headlines a sold garage rock bill at Barracuda. … Minneapolis folk-rockers the Pines bring the tour for their new Red House Records album “Above the Prairie” to Cactus Cafe. … Nashville folk-pop duo Johnnyswim plays the Parish. … Rocker Lucas Hudgins hosts “Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers,” a free birthday bash for Johnny Cash at ABGB with more than a dozen Austin music mainstays. … Social Sessions, a new platform designed to combine music and philanthropy, kicks off with an event featuring the Nightowls at Urban Colab. … Other hometown options include the Tommy Shannon Blues Band early and the LeRoi Brothers late at Antone’s, and Bill Carter & the Blame at Guero’s for Sun Radio’s weekly Texas Radio Live series.