Picks for week of April 7

LIVE LOCAL SHOWS PICKS:

• Sunday, Girls Rock Campaign Boston showcase, ONCE, Somerville, 8:30 p.m. — The volunteer organization that offers programs for girls ages 8-17 to boost self-esteem and collaboration through music celebrates its ninth anniversary showcase with 10 new bands taking the stage in this all ages show.
• Monday, The Monday Discovery Series, Club Passim, Cambridge, 7 p.m. — This free show presents performances by the 2018 recipients of grants from Passim’s Iguana Music Fund, including Corey Laitman, Hawthorn Music, Oompa, Arc Iris, and The Winter Walk.
• Tuesday, Patty Griffin, Sanders Theatre, Cambridge, 8 p.m. — The groundbreaking Americana singer-songwriter and Maine native briefly lost her glorious voice during a recent battle with breast cancer, but is back in full throat now. It will undoubtedly sound even fuller in the rich embrace of the Sanders.
Wednesday, The Dennis Brennan Band, Lizard Lounge, Cambridge, 9:30 p.m. — This is it … the final show of the season for the Boston legend and his stellar band. Due to heavy scheduling conflicts, they are taking an open-ended hiatus on this long-running residency with a promise to return sometime in the fall. Vocal dynamo Andrea Gillis performs the middle set.
Thursday, Will Dailey, Plough and Stars, Cambridge, 10 p.m. — A rare intimate-space show for the ever-popular Dailey as he brings a full band for Night No. 1 of The Plough and Stars 50th Birthday Party.
Friday, Session Americana, Spire Center, Plymouth, 7 p.m. — A mini April tour of the Northeast by the Boston area favorites hits Plymouth with guest Ali McGuirk — a frequent collaborator — joining the fun.
Saturday, McNeill, Lizard Lounge, 9 p.m. — Irrepressible Irish rocker Christian McNeill plays his last full band show for a piece in the cozy confines of the Lizard. The Brennan-led blues band the White Owls promise to open the evening with an explosion.