At 7 p.m. at The Big Top, New Orleans' Kindest Lines and Self Help Tapes join Brighton, England dream pop outfit Esben & the Witch, a recent Matador Records hire. Admission $5. Here's "Marching Song":
Former Park the Van Records rockers Dr. Dog headlines Tulane University's free homecoming event at 6:45 p.m.
Psychedelic pop maestro Devendra Banhart headtrips the House of Blues at 8 p.m. Tickets $25.