Donnie Marsh hosts Chatt Talk Tonight. (Photo: Ross Bartels)

Chatt Talk Tonight at Palace
Host Donnie Marsh delivers the second iteration of his “late-night” variety talk show to the Palace Theater tonight at 9 p.m. Politics is the theme with “public leaders of the past, present and future” taking the stages as guests. Chattanooga City Councilman Anthony Byrd of District 8 will appear. The show also includes live music, some stand-up comedy, and an appearance by one of the Founding Fathers. Tickets are $5 at the door or in advance.

When: 9-10 p.m.
Where: 816 Georgia Ave.
How much: $5

Darrell Scott at Songbirds
Legendary songwriter Darrell Scott will perform an intimate concert tonight at Songbirds Guitar Museum.¬†Whether rock, folk, country or blues, Darrell Scott, the 4-time Grammy nominated Nashville songwriter, has written hits all the way from Brad Paisley and the Dixie Chicks to Del McCoury, Sam Bush and Keb Mo. “Witness his ability to make just about any instrument talk, listen to his vocals and songwriting to hear him contain every emotion between joy and pain within one verse in his singing and in his pen.” Tickets are still available.

When: 7-9 p.m.
Where: 35 Station St.
How much: $25