”WORLD WAR III” TOUR
L.A. rap-rock band, whose members wear personalized hockey masks, storms the stage in support of its latest album, “American Tragedy.” Opening is British metalcore band Asking Alexandria.
Details: 5:25 p.m. at the Sunset Cove Amphitheater, 12551 Glades Rd., Boca Raton; Ticketmaster; $29.50.
”THE NOISE TOUR”
Tallahassee emo/alt-rock band performs in support of its untitled third album, with We Are the In Crowd, You Me at Six and There for Tomorrow opening.
Details: 6 p.m. at Revolution Live, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-727-0950 or www.jointherevolution.net;$17.
OH, THE HORROR
New Jersey band that founded the horror-punk genre and was started by the legendary Glenn Danzig rocks in support of its seventh album, “The Devil’s Rain.”
Details: 8 p.m. at the Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; 954-564-1074 or www.cultureroom.net; $22.
JOSE LUIS RODRIGUEZ
One of the most important contemporary flamenco guitarists in the world (he performed at the inauguration of the Spanish Cultural Center, attended by Queen Sofia) presents a concert that marries the worlds of dance and music.
Details: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the new On.Stage Black.Box Theater at Miami-Dade County Auditorium, 2901 W. Flagler St., Miami; Ticketmaster or www.fundarte.us; $20, $15 students and seniors.
German trance DJ, real name Andre Tanneberger, has been serving up melodic, tasty beats for 15 years, and is ranked as the No. 11 DJ in the world by DJ Mag. Best known for his hit “9 pm (Till I Come),” ATB steps behind the decks in support of his latest album “Distant Earth.”
Details: 11 p.m. at SET, 320 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach; www.wantickets.com; $30.
HOPE YA LIKE JAMMIN’
All-day reggae fest features a smorgasbord of Caribbean beats, including British toaster Pato Banton, roots-reggae singer and poet Luciano, Haitian konpa band Tabou Combo, veteran vocal group the Wailing Souls and, oh yeah, Bob Marley’s band, The Original Wailers.
Details: Noon-midnight at Bayfront Park Amphitheatre, 301 Biscayne Blvd., Downtown Miami; 305-763-4509 or www.baysiderocksfestival.com; $35, plus two or more canned goods at the gate; $55 VIP.
PREACHING TO THE CHOIR
Grammy-winning Christian rock band from Daytona Beach performs in support of its sixth album, “Come to the Well,” which hit the streets Oct. 18.
Details: 7 p.m. at Cruzan Amphitheatre, 601 Sansbury’s Way, West Palm Beach; LiveNation.com; $35-$48.
JAZZ IT UP
Cuban saxophonist and clarinetist – who is the only musician to win Grammys in the Jazz, Latin Jazz and Classical categories – helps celebrate the 20th anniversary of South Florida Jazz.
Details: 8 p.m. at the Miniaci Performing Arts Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero Jr. Blvd.,Fort Lauderdale; 954-462-0222 or www.southfloridajazz.org; $50, $20 students, $150 VIP (party at 6 p.m.).
SUNDAY AFTERNOONS OF MUSIC FOR CHILDREN
”PETER AND THE WOLF”
Introduce the kids to the joy of classical music with this timeless tale, narrated by celebrity storyteller Martin Bookspan and backed by the 75-piece University of Miami Frost Symphony Orchestra. Come early for the musical stringed instrument petting zoo.
Details: 3 p.m. at UM’s Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Dr., Coral Gables; 305-271-7150 or www.sundaymusicals.org; $12, $10 kids.
If you’re not a night owl, you have no way of knowing just how hilarious this host of “The Late Late Show” is, with his crazy tangents, exaggerated Scottish accent and mad ad-libbing skills. See what you’re missing by hitting the sack early.
Details: 7 p.m. at the Hard Rock Live Arena at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way, near Hollywood; 954-797-5531 or www.hardrocklivehollywoodfl.com; $49-$79.
THE “BLUE SLIDE PARK TOUR”
Young rap phenom from Pittsburgh who taught himself piano, guitar, drums and bass at age 6 takes the stage to deliver jaw-dropping freestyles. Pac Div and Casey Veggies open.
Details: 8 p.m. at the Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-673-7300 or www.fillmoremb.com; $23.
LET’S GET IT STARTED
BLACK EYED PEAS
Give thanks the night before Turkey Day for one of the most innovative hip-hop groups of all time, which gave us infectious hits including "Where Is the Love?" "Let's Get It Started," "Don't Phunk With My Heart," "My Humps," "Boom Boom Pow" and "I Gotta Feeling." It’s the Peas’ last show of the year, and the last for some time, as the group will go on hiatus afterward. Special guests include, Cee Lo Green, Flo Rida, Jason Derulo, Sean Kingston and T-Pain, and the night is hosted by Queen Latifah. Whew!
Details: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Sun Life Stadium, 2269 Dan Marino Blvd., Miami Gardens; Ticketmaster; $25-$225.
THE DICE-MAN COMETH
ANDREW DICE CLAY
Thought this raunchy, anti-PC comic’s 15 minutes of fame were up, since, like, 1990? Think again: The self-proclaimed “Rocky of Comedy,” who went from selling out arenas to actually being blackballed by the industry, is on a mission to recharge his career.
Details: 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Miami Improv, 3390 Mary St., Coconut Grove; 305-441-8200 or www.miamiimprov.com; $35.
German trance DJ, real name Andre Tanneberger, has been serving up melodic, tasty beats for 15 years.