PEACE OF G
Gerard Serafini, singer-songwriter and founder of Peace of G, infuses his band’s songs with clever lyrics, innovative instrumentations, and rich musicality. Together, the band members – with Michael Noel, Michael Lipuma, and King Daddy - employ tight harmonies, a jam-band style, and a blend of roots rock and whatever else they come up with. 7 p.m. No cover. The Aqus Café, 198 H St. Aqus.com.
PRIDE & JOY
Everyone knows them. Everyone loves them. They are big, loud, loads of fun, and are widely acclaimed as one of the Bay Area’s most rambunctious and crowd-pleasing party bands of all time. The Mystic Theatre, 21 N. Petaluma Blvd. 8:30 p.m. $18 in advance, $23 at the door. MysticTheatre.com.
LOOSE WITH THE TRUTH
This San Francisco-based jam band evokes memories of The Grateful Dead and the Wall of Sound era, combined with the players’ years-long experience on the road, and deeply authentic, early 70s, San Francisco sound. First set 8:30 p.m. No cover. Twin Oaks Roadhouse, 5745 Old Redwood Hwy.
BAD BOY EDDY
Seriously over-the-top, and dangerously adrenalized, this hair-raising rock band from Antioch comes to town on a high-octane wave of hard-playing, glam-coated, gloriously sleazy glee. The Phoenix Theater, 201 Washington St. $10. 8 p.m. ThePhoenixTheater.com.
ALABAMA MIKE & COYOTE SLIM
The unstoppably entertaining Chicago-style bluesman from San Leandro brings this blues-defining act to The Big Easy, where Coyote Slim will open. 7:30 p.m. $10 cover. BigEasyPetaluma.com.
A feisty woman from South Boston loses her job, is in dire straits, but has a plan to pay the rent: it involves begging an ex-lover for a job, bingo, and perhaps a touch of blackmail. Sort of. David Lindsay-Abaire’s play gets a local production courtesy of Cinnabar Theater, 3333 N. Petaluma Blvd. Show-times 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets $20-$55. CinnabarTheater.org.
FOXES IN THE HENHOUSE
The popular local all-female quartet play folksy crowd-pleasers with a style that is as charming and fun as it is impressively skillful and endlessly entertaining. The Red Brick, 101 2nd St. No cover. 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. RedBrickRestaurants.com