DIRTY SOUTH: There's nothing clean about the Dirty Heads' take on rock. The unique sound to one of the Bay Area's best venues, Slim's, 333 11th St. in San Francisco at 8 p.m. Tickets are still available.
THE THRILL IS SOFT: The blues are not all about B.B. King and his amazing electric guitar. Amber Rubarth brings her acoustic soul to Cafe Du Nord, 2170 Market St. in San Francisco at 9:30 p.m.