FRIDAY, JUNE 6
ALBARE. 8 p.m. Virtuoso jazz guitarist. GardeArtsCenter, Oasis Room, 325 State St., New London. GardeArts.org
CATIE CURTIS. Special guest Billy Keane. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $22, $32. 41BridgeStreet.com. (860) 693-9762.
MODERN BASEBALL, TINY MOVING PARTS, THE HOTELIER, SORORITY NOISE.WebsterTheater, Hartford. WebsterTheater.com
SATURDAY, JUNE 7
BRISTOL STRING ORCHESTRA ANNUAL SPRING CONCERT. Dedicated to the memory of founder, mentor, Louise Van Gorder, who passed away earlier this year. 3 p.m. “America The Beautiful,” “You Are My Sunshine,” “Red River Valley,” “Swan Lake,” “Les Quebecois,” “Dance Diabolique.” Musicians ranging in age from 7 to senior. Prospect United MethodistChurch, 99 Summer St., Plainville.
JUNE BLUES BASH. 2 to 6 p.m. The D. Smith Blues Band, The Troy T Band, and Jr. Krauss and The Shakes. Bristol Swedish Social Club 38 Barlow St., Bristol. $15 admission. Cash bar. (860) 582-6867.
THE FLUTE ENSEMBLE OF PLAINVILLE WIND ENSEMBLE. “Mad Hatter’s Tea.’ 2 p.m. Benefit for the Women’s Federation’s mission projects such as the PrudenceCrandallCenter. Tea and refreshments. Wear your craziest hat. Congregational Church of Plainville, 130 West Main St., Plainville. Small fee at the door.
SUNDAY, JUNE 8
THE JOLLY BEGGARS. 3 p.m. Plainville United MethodistChurch, 56 Red Stone Hill, Plainville.
THURSDAY, JUNE 12
GOO GOO DOLLS, DAUGHTRY. With Plain White T’s. Toyota Oakdale Theater, Wallingford.
KARAOKE. Every Friday and Saturday night, 9 p.m. to close. Bristol Polish Club, 541 North Main St., Bristol.
KARAOKE WEDNESDAYS. Live with Lauren. 9 p.m. Gateway Café, 211 Riverside Ave., Bristol. (860) 516-4601.
KARAOKE. Thursdays, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. (18 and up to sing), Fridays, 8:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. (21 and up), Saturdays, 8:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. (21 and up). All genres of music, full service bar/ restaurant. Karaoke Lounge, 1639 Wolcott Rd., Wolcott. (203) 879-4785.
KARAOKE. 8 to 11 p.m. Music and sound provided by Thunder and Lighting Productions. All ages. Proper ID to buy alcohol. Trinity-on-Main, 69 Main St., New Britain. $5. (860) 306-4584.