MUSIC: Weird Al Yankovic @ the Palace Theatre, Albany. He’s the biggest selling parody music recording artist of all time with three Grammys and 31 gold and platinum albums to his credit. He lands in Albany in support of his new album, “ALpocalypse.” 8pm. $24, $29.50, $34.50, $39.50.
MUSIC: The Empire Jazz Orchestra @ Schenectady County Community College’s Carl B. Taylor Auditorium, Schenectady. Big band jazz festuring the music of Slide Hampton, Oliver Nelson, Harold Arlen, Jim Corigliano, Buddy Rich and more. 8pm. $20; students $6.