FRIDAY, AUG. 22
SIXTH ANNUAL ‘WISH YOU WERE HERE’ PASTA DINNER. Fund raiser for the AJR Nocera Memorial Fund. Doors open at 7 p.m. An all-star band performing Pink Floyd’s sixth album “Meddle.” Featuring drummer Andy Chatfield, bassist Mark Crino, and saxophonist Eric Della Vecchia of Stanley Maxwell, Jeff Howard (the founding guitarist from the band The McLovins), Matt Splain (the guitarist from the band Dirty Sanchez), keyboard player Glen Nelson (of Spaghetti Cake and High Adventure), and lead vocalist Lee-Ann Lovelace (of The Royal Din). Testa’s Banquet Facility, 26 South Center St., Southington. $25 for dinner and music, $10 for music only, admission after 9 p.m. Tickets can be bought by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, (860)550-4658, (860) 966-3095. StanleyMaxwell.com/pinkfloyd.
OUTDOOR BLOCK PARTY. 7 p.m., Maxx Explosion. 10 p.m., Spirit Shaker. Hungry Tiger, 120 Charter Oak St., Manchester.
BLACK 47. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $25, $35. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762.
SATURDAY, AUG. 23
CHAMBER MUSIC AND PIANO RECITAL. 11 a.m. Part of the Summer Music Institute. TunxisCommunity College, Scott Swamp Rd., Farmington. Free will offering.
TRUCK STOP TROUBADOURS: A TRIBUTE TO WAYLON JENNING AND OUTLAW COUNTRY. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $20, $30. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762.
SUNDAY, AUG. 24
CAJUN RAY AND THE STEAMERS. 5 to 7 p.m. Summer Concert Series sponsored by Bristol Federal Hill Association. Bristol Federal Hill Green, Bristol.
DALE ANN BRADLEY BAND. Presented by GuitartownCT. 2:30 p.m. Bluegrass singer is former member of the Coon Creek Girls and award winner with the International Bluegrass Music Association. The Spaceland Ballroom, 295 Treadwell St., Hamden. $25 row seats, $35 for table seats. GuitartownCT.com
DJ MARTIAL AND DJ RUCKUS. Noon to 6 p.m. Liquid Sundays. FoxTower Pool, 350 Trolley Line Boulevard, Mashantucket, Conn. $35. Foxwoods.com/liquidsundays.aspx.
SATURDAY, NOV. 8
ROGER HODGSON. Former singer of Supertramp. Breakfast in America North America tour. Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield. RogerHodgson.com
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.