ARTS Pick: Six Pack Songwriter Series

John Kelly performs along with other local notables in the Six Pack Songwriter Series concert at the Paramount on Friday. Photo: Tim McDaniel John Kelly performs along with other local notables in the Six Pack Songwriter Series concert at the Paramount on Friday. Photo: Tim McDaniel

Founded in 2013 by Jason Burke, the quarterly Six Pack Songwriter Series hosts a lineup of native Virginia musicians with diverse acoustic styles and subject matter. This time around, the series takes the stage in a bigger venue and places past participants John Kelly, Justin Storer, Michael Coleman, Sue Harlow, Susan Munson and Thomas Gunn in front of a house band featuring Rusty Speidel on guitar, Michael Clem on bass, Brian Caputo on drums and Chris Holden on keyboards.

Friday 4/10. $16-20, 8pm. The Paramount Theater, 215 E. Main St., Downtown Mall. 979-1333.