All the singer-songwriters you regularly see on Twincy’s small stages—Mother Banjo, Dan “Daddy Squeeze” Newton, The Belfast Cowboys’ Terry Walsh, The Federales’ Ben Miller, The Roe Family Singers, many more—meet up on John Prine‘s half-birthday to celebrate his incredible influence as one of the most illustrious songwriters of the last 45 years. Thursday, 7:30 PM. $10.Hitara

The Hook & Ladder Lounge, 3010 Minnehaha Ave S, MPLS; hookandladder.com