Do you have your night out planned yet? There's plenty of live music to choose from around the area this week.

Guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani, a member of Chickenfoot, will play at the Paramount Theatre in Denver on Wednesday, September 4, at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7, check for more information. The Steve Morse Band will open the concert.The Midtown Tavern, also known as Anderson's Other Corner at 1303 East Pershing, has two free shows this weekend. Lang Termes entertains Friday, September 6, at 8 p.m. and Saturday, September 7, the Kansas band now based in Los Angeles, Gooding, returns to The Midtown Tavern at 8 p.m. We'll talk with Jesse Rich, Billy Driver and Gooding this afternoon about their Financial Literacy shows yesterday at Central High School and Cole Elementary School.

Fridays on the Plaza has Calling the Restless in downtown Cheyenne 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Friday, September 6. Food, Beer and other drinks are available for purchase.

The first ever Forever West Festival kicks off on Friday, September 6, with BeatGrass at the Freedom's Edge Brewery on Carey Avenue between 15th and 16th Streets. The music continues on Saturday, September 7, with Grey Weather and Brand 307.

Another Perfect Circus plays The Hideout Patio Bar and Grill, 1903 East Lincoln Avenue, in Fort Collins on Saturday, September 7, from 7 to 11 p.m.

Deerhunter performs at the Blue Bird Theater, 3317 East Colfax Avenue, in Denver on Saturday, September 7, starting at 9 p.m. Doors open at 8 p.m., tickets are $25 at the door.