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Nov. 13-14: Gin Blossoms, Amine, Charles Blow, Eric O’Grey, Craft Beer History, Kenneth Walsh, SF Urban Film Festival, Third Eye Blind, Katy Perry, Fall Out Boy

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The Gin Blossoms tour focuses on the band’s 1992 breakout album “New Miserable Experience.” (Courtesy photo)
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MONDAY, NOV. 13

Gin Blossoms: The jangly rockers are celebrating the 25th anniversary of their breakthrough album “New Miserable Experience.” [8:30 p.m., Great American Music Hall, 859 O’Farrell St., S.F.]

Amine
: The rapper from Portland (of Ethiopian and Eritrean ancestry) released his debut album “Good for You” in July. [8 p.m., Fillmore, 1805 Geary Blvd., S.F.]

Propagandhi: The punk band from Manitoba, known for championing leftist issues, headlines a sold-out show. [8 p.m., Slim’s, 333 11th St., S.F.]

Charles Blow: The New York Times columnist and CNN commentator addressing social justice, racial equality, politics and more, speaks about his memoir “Fire Shut Up in My Bones” in conversation with Roy Eisenhardt. [7:30 p.m., Nourse, 275 Hayes St., S.F.]

Craft Beer History: Brew master Scott Ungermann heads up the $20 per person educational and entertaining seminar, with information on beer dating back to the California Gold Rush and tastes of current selections. [6:30 p.m., Anchor Public Taps, 495 De Haro St., S.F.]

Eric O’Grey: The inspirational speaker discusses “Walking with Peety,” his heartwarming book about how an animal shelter dog saved his life. [8 p.m., Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Room F-401, Palo Alto]

Kenneth Walsh: The longtime chief White House correspondent for U.S. News & World Report, who has covered six administrations, discusses his book “Ultimate Insiders: White House Photographers and How They Shape History.” [Noon, Commonwealth Club, 110 The Embarcadero, S.F.]

S.F. Urban Film Festival: The opening evening program “No Man’s Land: Where Nature and Community Thrive” includes short films about development in spaces such as rooftops and empty lots, followed by a panel discussion. [6 p.m., Google Community Space, 188 The Embarcadero (enter on Steuart Street), S.F.]

TUESDAY, NOV. 14

Third Eye Blind: Despite a recent fall that sent guitarist Kryz Reid to the hospital, the 1990s rock stars from San Francisco led by Stephan Jenkins continue their comeback “Fall of the Summer Gods Tour,” spanning decades of music. [9 p.m., City National Civic, 135 San Carlos St., San Jose]

Katy Perry: The pop star (and Twitter follower record holder) is on her world tour promoting her latest album “Witness”; electro-pop duo Purity Ring opens. [7 p.m., SAP Center, 525 W Santa Clara St., San Jose]

Fall Out Boy: The Chicago emo-punk stars are on their “Mania” tour. [7 p.m., Oracle Arena, 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland]

LCD Soundsystem: The electronic band headed by James Murphy, reunited after disbanding in 2011, performs from the new album “American Dreams.” [7:30 p.m., Bill Graham Civic, 99 Grove St., S.F]

Beautiful: The hit musical telling the inspiring true story of Carole King’s rise to stardom opens a six-day run. [7:30 p.m., Center for the Performing Arts, 255 Almaden Blvd., San Jose]

Joke Laugh Repeat: Art forms meld in the show, featuring performances by Bay Area stand-up comedians, followed by an improv team creating scenes based on the comics’ sets. [7 p.m., PianoFight, 144 Taylor St., S.F.]

WindSync: Berkeley Chamber Performances presents award-winning wind quintet from Houston in “Journey through the Cosmos,” a program of classical and popular pieces inspired by the solar system. [8 p.m., City Club, 2315 Durant Ave., Berkeley]

The Future of Artificial Intelligence in Consumer Experience: Industry experts at the forefront of AI technology offer an analysis on how companies are increasingly using AI to interact with customers. [5:30 p.m., RocketSpace, 180 Sansome St., S.F.]

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