Acoustic duo Matt and Chris Matthews are Great Minds Unplugged and will perform a mix of mellow to up-tempo tunes by artists such as Seals & Crofts, Cat Stevens, The Who, Cake, The Police, Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith and Pink Floyd at 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 24, at Avalon Bar and Grill, 106 W. Valley View Road, Talent. Matt Matthews will perform on six- and 12-string guitars, and his son, Chris, will play cajon (a South American hand drum) and melodica (a wind instrument). Admission to the show is $5. Call 512-8864.

Acoustic duo Matt and Chris Matthews are Great Minds Unplugged and will perform a mix of mellow to up-tempo tunes by artists such as Seals & Crofts, Cat Stevens, The Who, Cake, The Police, Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith and Pink Floyd at 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 24, at Avalon Bar and Grill, 106 W. Valley View Road, Talent. Matt Matthews will perform on six- and 12-string guitars, and his son, Chris, will play cajon (a South American hand drum) and melodica (a wind instrument). Admission to the show is $5. Call 512-8864.

Chris Matthews is a student of percussionist Terry Longshore at Southern Oregon University. Matt Matthews' father, Glenn Matthews, was a professor of music until the late '70s at SOU. Matt and Chris Matthews also play in the local rock band The Echoes.

Great Minds Unplugged also will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, June 25, at Tease Restaurant, 303 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission will be $3. Call 488-1458.