Mike Roberts, 7 p.m., Bambino's Italian Cafe, 1801 Mass.
Nick Nave (of Red Guitar) and Don Chaffer (formerly of Waterdeep), 8 p.m., Signs of Life, 722 Mass.
Jeff Coffin, 8 p.m. (early show), The Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 Mass.
Bockman (above), 8 p.m., Grand Emporium, 3832 Main, Kansas City, Mo.
"Dream a Little Dream," rock 'n' roll musical of The Mamas & The Papas, 8 p.m., Yardley Hall, Carlsen Center, Johnson County Community College, 12345 College Blvd., Overland Park.
"A Lie of the Mind," 8 p.m., Mabee Theater, Rockhurst University, 1100 Rockhurst Road, Kansas City, Mo.
"Reckless," 8 p.m., H&R; Block City Stage Theater, Union Station, 30 W. Pershing, Kansas City, Mo.
"Rain and Off the Map," 8 p.m., Black Box Theatre, Carlsen Center, Johnson County Community College, 12345 College, Overland Park.
Big Metal Rooster, Speakeasy, Green Lemon, 9 p.m., The Granada, 1020 Mass.
Distance to Empty, 9 p.m., Fatso's, 1016 Mass.
Billy Ebeling and The Late For Dinner Band, 9 p.m., Stu's Midtown Tavern, 925 Iowa.
Ex-Models, Be/Non, This Is My Condition, 10 p.m., Jackpot Saloon, 943 Mass.
Tri Point Paradox, 10 p.m., The Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 Mass.
The Wobbly H, 10 p.m., Abe & Jake's, 8 E. Sixth St.
Last Caress (The Esoteric as Misfits tribute band), 11:59 p.m., The Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.