Emerald City Live, Flowery Branch. Featuring former Humble Pie guitarist. 9 p.m. Friday, Lake House Bar and Grill, 5466 McEver Road, Flowery Branch. Reservations recommended: 770-967-4979.
Diane Durrett, Sautee. 8 p.m. Saturday, Sautee Nacoochee Center Gym, 283 Ga. 255 N., Sautee. $20; $8 kids age 6-17. Reservations recommended. 706-878-3300.
Benefit Singing for Jeremy Gaddis, Lula. Goss Brothers, The Browns and Chestatee River Quartet. 7 p.m. Saturday, Timber Ridge Baptist Church, 4895 Timber Ridge Road, Lula. 770-869-3027.
George Jones, Athens. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 5, The Classic Center, 300 N. Thomas St., Athens. 706-357-4444.
Winter Pops: GSO Big Band, Gainesville. Gainesville Symphony Orchestra with Joe Gransden. Dinner and dancing. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6, Georgia Mountains Center, 301 Main St. SW, Gainesville. $30 adults, $27 seniors, $12 students, $50 per table of eight.
Sammy Blue and The Sammy Blue Band. 8 p.m. Feb. 6, Holly Theatre, 69 W. Main St., Dahlonega. $15. 706-864-3759
Sandy Kastel Trio, Gainesville. Evenings of Intimate Jazz. 8 p.m. Feb. 13, Smithgall Arts Center, 331 Spring St. SW, Gainesville. $30. 770-534-2787 or firstname.lastname@example.org.