July 16-17: Jim Breuer, Eric Burdon & The Animals, Addicted, Peace Action, Now, Now, Band of Heathens, Super Doppler, DJ Shadow, Greed


Jim Breuer: The standup comic came to fame in 1995 on “Saturday Night Live” with his character Goat Boy. [7:30 p.m., Cobb’s Comedy Club, 915 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

Eric Burdon & The Animals: The vintage blues Rock and Roll Hall of Famers headline a free Stern Grove show with a 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love theme; San Francisco rock band The Stone Foxes open. [2 p.m., 19th Avenue and Sloat Boulevard, S.F.]

Addicted: Dirty Habit, the fifth floor bar restaurant and bar in Hotel Zelos, begins service of its new $69 “decadent and champagne-fueled brunch, featuring an over-the-top spread, bottomless bubbly and live music by resident DJ Jakey.” [11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 12 Fourth St., S.F.]

Peace Action of San Mateo County: Jewish Voice for Peace and the American Friends Service Committee sponsor a human rights talk on the topic “Keeping up the fight: Current campaigns for achieving justice here and in Israel/Palestine.” [7 p.m., Unitarian Universalists, 300 E. Santa Inez Ave., San Mateo]

Now, Now: The new single “SGL” represents the first new material from the Minneapolis band since its 2012 sophomore album “Threads,” which saw it named as one of NPR Music’s favorite new artists of that year. [7 p.m., Rickshaw Stop, 155 Fell St., S.F.]

The Band of Heathens: The Austin-based Americana group’s new album “Duende” touches on its “collective search for connection and communion in a technology-fueled world increasingly splintered, distracted and lonely.” [7 p.m., Freight & Salvage, 2020 Addison St., Berkeley]

Super Doppler: The Virginia psych-roots collective (formerly known as Major and the Monbacks) plays the new album “Moonlight Anthems,” a “raucous blend of soul, roots and rock that tips its cap equally to Levon and Lennon.” [8:30 p.m., Bottom of the Hill, 1233 17th St., S.F.]

DJ Shadow: Producer Josh Davis from Davis, who gained fame with 1996’s groundbreaking “Endtroducing,” appears on his Mountain Will Fall 2017 Tour. [8 p.m., UC Theatre, 2036 University Ave.., Berkeley]

Summer of Love and Haight: The film “Revolution” screens in conjunction with a new exhibition of period photographs, films, posters, grassroots newspapers, record albums and manuscript materials, which runs through Oct. 29. [1 p.m., Koret Auditorium, Main Library, 100 Larkin St., S.F.]

Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra
: Marco Parisotto conducts the Mexican group and Tambuco percussion ensemble in the Mex Am Festival program of works by Revueltas, Marquez, Javier Alvarez, Coplanda and Gershwin. [8 p.m., Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]


Short History of Narrative Cinema: Erich Von Stroheim’s silent movie “Greed” (filmed in San Francisco and Oakland, and famously cut from many hours to just under three) screens, in a discussion about Hollywood in the 1920s. [1 p.m., Koret Auditorium, Main Library, 100 Larkin St., S.F.]

Hazel English: The Oakland-based Australian’s indie pop is “powered by transcendent melodies and caked in layers of Californian sunshine and redolent reverb.” [8 p.m., Independent, 628 Divisadero St., S.F.

R5: The Los Angeles-based pop rock band made up of siblings Riker, Rocky, Ross and Rydel Lynch (from Littleton, Colo.) and their family friend Ellington Ratliff is promoting the catchy EP “New Addictions”; Hailey Knox opens. [7:30 p.m., Great American Music Hall, 859 O’Farrell St., S.F.]

Catherine Ball: The chief scientific offer from Ancestry.com, in conversation with Wired science writer Megan Molteni, discusses how the combination of DNA and family history data reveals how immigration, geography, politics, religion and economics have shaped the world. [6:30 p.m., Commonwealth Club, 555 Post St., S.F.]

Schola Cantorum Sing-Along: Jeffrey Benson conducts Haydn’s “Lord Nelson Mass” and Mozart’s “Solemn Vespers” during the participatory summer series hosted by the South Bay-based choral group; scores are provided. [7:30 p.m., Los Altos United Methodist Church, 655 Magdalena Ave., Los Altos]

Christine Stoner-Mertz: The social worker, foster parent and as CEO of Lincoln, a Bay Area nonprofit serving youth, discusses how trauma associated with poverty, community violence and mental health has a huge impact on children’s growth and development. [5:15 p.m., Commonwealth Club, 555 Post St., S.F.]

Jack Daniel’s Pop-Up: The brand is celebrating its 150th anniversary with a one-week storefront offering a whiskey sensory bar, Southern cookin’, demonstrations, music and $5 haircuts. [10 p.m., 930 Alabama St., S.F.]

Birdtalker: The five-piece alt folk band from Nashville began with the duo of newlywed couple Dani and Zack Green. [8 p.m., Rickshaw Stop, 155 Fell St., S.F.]

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