Nordic Affect's program at BAMPFA will feature music from its new Sono Luminus album Raindamage by Valgeir Sigurosson and Hildur Guonadottir; music from its 2015 release Clockworking (featured on NPR's Songs We Love) by Maria Huld Markan Sigfusdottir and Anna Thorvaldsdottir; and more.
7pm to 9pm, BAMPFA 2155 Center Street
$16 adv / $18 door. 644-2020. www.thefreight.org
7pm, Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse, 2020 Addison Street, Berkeley, CA, United States
Jim Dalton is a Colorado-based singer, songwriter, and musician. Dalton is the lead guitarist for the Tempe, Arizona rock band Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers, a band formed after the break-up of The Refreshments.
He also fronts the Denver-based alt-country band the Railbenders, and co-founded the Hickman-Dalton Gang with Johnny Hickman of Cracker fame. His live solo shows are known for their loose, fun, sometimes serious, and bawdy nature.
Tickets are $20 at the door.
8pm to 9pm, The Back Room 1984 Bonita Avenue
$12. Cajun/Zydeco dance lesson at 8:00 pm. 525-5054. www.ashkenaz.com
8:30pm, Ashkenaz Music & Dance Community Center, 1317nSan Pablo Avenue, Berkeley, CA, United States