FRIDAY, APRIL 25
SPIRIT SHAKER. Bleachers, 300 Middle St., Bristol.
FOLKSINGER ANDREW MCKNIGHT. 7:30 p.m. McKnight will perform his own award-winning music. Gallery 156 of Artist Tree Tea House, 160 School St., Bristol. $20. No one will be turned away for insufficient funds.
DAVE SAMUELS AND THE ORGANIC VIBE TRIO. 7 and 9 p.m. The Poli Club, The Palace, 100 East Main St., Waterbury. $28. PalaceTheaterCT.org, (203) 346-2000.
DEBBIE DAVIES BAND. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $15, $25. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762.
5 SECONDS OF SUMMER. Sold out show at the Oakdale, Wallingford.
SATURDAY, APRIL 26
‘PLAYING WITH FOOD.’ 7:30 p.m. Hartford Symphony Orchestra. HSO music director Carolyn Kuan and the HSO will explore connections between music and food. Seven restaurants have teamed up with HSO to create a program of music inspired by food and food inspired by music. Apricots Restaurant and Pub, Grants Restaurant and Bar/ Restaurant Bricco, Max Downtown, Treva Restaurant, A’Vert Brasserie, Trumbull Kitchen. Mortensen Hall, The Bushnell, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford. $20 to $67.50. Student tickets are $10. $25 for those 40 and under. (860) 244-2999, HartfordSymphony.org
SUNDAY, APRIL 27
TWENTY ONE PILOTS. With NONONO. The Dome at Oakdale, Wallingford.
ROBIN AND LINDA WILLIAMS. 3 p.m. KatherineHepburnCenter for the Arts, 300 Main St., Old Saybrook. $35, $50. 1-877-503-1286, KatherineHepburnTheater.org
GRASS ROUTES. 5 to 8 p.m. The Firebox Restaurant, 539 Broad St., Hartford. FireboxRestaurant.com, (203) 650-3492.
ZUCCHERO ‘SUGAR’ FORNACIARI. 6 p.m. Grammy-nominated Italian blues-rock singer. Fox Theater, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket. $110, $99.50, $79.50. Foxwoods.com, 1-800-200-2882.
CRANFORD HIGH SCHOOL CONCERT CHOIR AND MADRIGAL CHOIR. 4 p.m. Under the direction of Bristol native, Anthony Rafaniello, a 2001 graduate of BristolCentralHigh School. St. JosephChurch, 33 Queen St., Bristol. Free but free-will offering accepted.
TUESDAY, APRIL 29
VANBRUGH QUARTET. 7:30 p.m. Concert talk at 6:45 p.m. Schubert’s “Death and the Maiden.” JorgensenCenter for the Performing Arts, 2132 Hillside Rd., UConn campus, Storrs. $30, $26. (860) 486-4226.
TUESDAY, MAY 6
IN THE RED. Bristol-based band opening for Sevendust. WebsterTheater, Hartford. WebsterTheater.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.