The Lowest Pair
Wednesday: Country duo The Lowest Pair plays Bluestem, 3329 Lincoln Way, Ames, at 8 p.m. The band recently released its second album, "The Sacred Heart Sessions," which was recorded in an old church. Fred Love opens. $12. Go to bluestemames.com.
Ty Dolla Sign
Friday: Rapper Ty Dolla $ Sign performs at 8 p.m. at Seven Flags, 2100 N.W. 100th St., Clive. His hits include "Paranoid" and "Or Nah" and his debut full length, "Free TC," will be out later this year." Audio Push opens. $32. Go to sevenflagseventcenter.com.
Friday: The Iowa City band Jack Lion plays an early show on the rooftop at the Des Moines Social Club, 900 Mulberry St., at 7 p.m. The group fuses jazz and electronic music. Abbie & the Sawyers open. $5. Go to desmoinessocialclub.org.
Tuesday: Georgia indie rock group Futurebirds performs 9 p.m. at Vaudeville Mews, 212 Fourth St. The band has toured with Grace Potter and performed Field Division, Canyons and Conrad Bascom & The Eternal Returners open. $10. Go to vaudevillemews.com.