MUSIC: The Erotics @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany. Mike Trash and his glam-trash rockers headline. But guitarslinger Karl Von Heilman III – who has cranked it up with the Erotics, as well as such Nippertown faves as Blase Debris, Selfish Needy Creatures and Aerosmith tribute band Toys in the Attic – will also be unleashing his fiery fretboard work will cranked-up canines the Dogs Divine in support of their sophomore album, “Size of the Fight.” Also with Demons Alley and Society High. 8pm.
MUSIC: Mother Fletcher @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. The eclectic ska-rock-reggae combo is calling it quits to move on to other projects, but they’re wrapping it up with one big hometown farewell bash tonight. 9pm. $12.
MUSIC: The Grand Slambovians @ the Bearsville Theater, Woodstock. The quirky, folk-rockin’ quartet formerly known as Gandalf Murphy and the Slambovian Circus of Dreams leaves their Sleepy Hollow homes to grace the Bearsville stage for a Black Friday bash. With BuzzUniverse. 9pm. $20.
THEATER: “Finding Fathers” @ Space 360, Hudson. It’s opening night for Walking the Dog Theater’s autobiographical comedy written and performed by Eddie Allen and Rob Le Roy. 8pm. $25; seniors $22; students $15. Through Sunday, December 11.