Rye on Market, 900 E. Market St., will add to the fun in NuLu this summer with its new season of Back Porch Sessions, on the third Thursday of the month. The free events, which are in partnership with Do502.com, take place in the patio and parking area of the restaurant, beginning at 7 p.m.

The season’s offerings start with Old Baby with Bitchin Bajas and New Albany’s Dream Eyed Color Wheel on May 21. The June 18 performance will be by Twin Limb, Howell Dawdy and Cher Von.  Young Widows will play on July 16, The Hot Wires will be the Aug. 20 band, along with Graffiti and New Bravado.  1200 will perform during the NuLu Festival on Sept. 26.