Thursday, November 5
The glorious San Francisco punk/noise band makes a rare Vegas visit. The Anti Job and Cy Dune open the show. $12, Sayers Club at SLS Las Vegas, 9 p.m., 702-761-7618, TheSayersClubLV.com.
The Wonder Years and Motion City Soundtrack
Modern pop punk darlings team up with the band responsible for “Everything is Alright.” $23, House of Blues, 5 p.m., 702-632-7600; HouseOfBlues.com/LasVegas.
Friday, November 6
David Henry Hwang’s satirical play is loosely based on the controversial casting of a white actor as an Asian character in the Broadway production of Miss Saigon. $15, Las Vegas Little Theatre, various times, 702-362-7996; LVLT.org.
Your favorite local artists are showing their stuff. Do your part by showing up and buying art. Free, Downtown Las Vegas, FFLV.net.
Hear “Slow Ride” and several more songs to which your parents were conceived. $19, Gordie Brown Showroom in Golden Nugget, 8 p.m., 702-385-7111; GoldenNugget.com.
Saturday, November 7
Viva Ska Vegas
Voodoo Glow Skulls, Buck-O-Nine, Hub City Stompers and others prove that being a high school band nerd pays off. $20, Vinyl in Hard Rock Hotel, 5 p.m., 702-693-5000; HardRockHotel.com.
LVHC Punk Rock Reunion Gig III
Tomorrow’s Gone, Boba Fett Youth and other local punks of yesteryear give you an earful. Hey, isn’t that Andrew Kiraly? $15, Backstage Bar & Billiards, 8 p.m., 702-382-2227; BackstageBarAndBilliards.com.
Garfunkel & Oates
No, it’s not a sidekick supergroup. Riki Lindhome and Kate Micucci bring the funny. $40, Sands Showroom in the Venetian, 9:30 p.m., 702-414-9000; Venetian.com.
Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival
Spend a day with indie comic fans and creators, including Amy Chu, Matt Wagner, Jen Van Meter, Russell Lissau and Pj Perez. Free, Clark County Library, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., 702-507-3459; VegasValleyComicBook Festival.org.
Sunday, November 8
Five dudes straight out of an Urban Outfitters catalog give us a dose of catchy indie rock. $20, Brooklyn Bowl, 8 p.m., 702-862-2695; BrooklynBowl.com.
By Myself on a Lonely Stage
Female impersonator David de Alba brings Judy Garland to life. $18, Erotic Heritage Museum, 2:30 p.m., 702-794-4000; EroticMuseumVegas.com.
Monday, November 9
King Diamond and Exodus
Everybody’s favorite face-painted heavy metal singer teams up with a crossover thrash band. $35, House of Blues, 7 p.m., 702-632-7600; HouseOfBlues.com/LasVegas.
Tuesday, November 10
The “Footloose” singer-songwriter plays a benefit show. $39, The Smith Center, 6:30 p.m., 702-749-2012; TheSmithCenter.com.
Wednesday, November 11
No Dez or Danzig, but you’ll get to hear the 1977 punk classic Static Age in its entirety. $25, Vinyl in Hard Rock Hotel,
7 p.m., 702-693-5000; HardRockHotel.com.