FRIDAY, OCT. 2
GANG OF FOUR. 9 p.m. The Outer Space Ballroom, 295 Treadwell St., Hamden.
SATURDAY, OCT. 3
THE WINERY DOGS. 8 p.m. Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield.
THURSDAY, OCT. 8
SINGER-SONGWRITER LES JULIAN. 2 p.m. Barney Library, 71 Main St., Farmington. Register. (860) 673-6791, FarmingtonLibraries.org
FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, PAPA ROACH. 6:15 p.m. With special guest In This Moment, and Ashes to New. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $40. 1-800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com
NOW thru OCT. 4
NEW WORLD VISIONS. With the Hartford Symphony Orchestra. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 3 p.m. With violinist Caroline Goulding. Belding Theater at The Bushnell, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford. Tickets start at $38. $10 for students with ID. (860) 987-5900, HartfordSymphony.org
SOUTHINGTON FESTIVAL CHORALE REHEARSALS. 7 to 9 p.m., Mondays. Preparation for Dec. 6 concert. Meet new director Christopher Hartel. All voice parts are welcome to join. Plantsville Congregational Church, 109 Church St., Plantsville.