Drake is selling out Bay Area arenas on his “Summer Sixteen” tour. (Courtesy Live Nation)

Sept. 13-14: Drake, Chris Isaak, Boyce Avenue, Marie Ponsot, Prophets of Rage, Thunder from Down Under, Mark Citret


Drake: The red-hot Canadian rapper is promoting his fourth studio album “Views” in the first of four Bay Area dates. [7 p.m., Oracle Arena, 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland]

Chris Isaak: The Grammy nominated singer-songwriter, actor and talk-show host plays a concert with his band Silvertone. [8:15 p.m., Wente Vineyards, 5050 Arroyo Road, Livermore]

Boyce Avenue: The Florida-based pop rock trio got its start playing evocative covers of hit tunes on YouTube. [8 p.m., Fillmore, 1805 Geary Blvd., S.F.]

Marie Ponsot: The award-winning, New York-based writer celebrates the release of “Collected Poems,” a compilation drawn from 60 years of work. [7 p.m., City Lights Booksellers, 261 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

Night Skies double bill: The Tuesday night program of films hand-picked by Balboa general manager Daven Hayes screens “The Terminator” followed by “RoboCop.” [7 p.m., Balboa Theatre, 3630 Balboa St., S.F.]

Election 2016 Political Roundtable: The Commonwealth Club presentation includes commentary from Lanhee J. Chen of the Hoover Institution, Larry Gerston of San Jose State University, and Barbara Marshman of the Mercury News. [7 p.m., Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara]

Prophets of Rage: The concert features the original members of Rage Against The Machine, Public Enemy and Cypress Hill: Tom Morello, Tim Commerford, Brad Wilk, Chuck D, B-Real and DJ Lord. [7 p.m., Shoreline Amphitheatre, 1 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View]

Australia’s Thunder From Down Under: The all-male revue, for “Magic Mike” fans and more, showcases tabletop-dancing, chiseled heartthrobs in person. [8 p.m., Cobb’s Comedy Club, 915 Columbus Ave., S.F.]


Mark Citret: The photographer celebrates his exhibit and book “Parallel Landscapes” (featuring images of a massive construction site in San Francisco made between 1990 and 1993) with a reception. [6 to 8 p.m., RayKo Photo Center, 428 Third St., S.F.]

International Fashion Show: Fashion Community Week, a promotional event for local fashion, beauty and technology industries, kicks off with a ticketed VIP reception, runway show and after-party. [6 p.m., Venetian Room, Fairmont Hotel, 950 Mason St., S.F.]

Shops at Tanforan Kids Club: Children 12 and under are invited to the after-school crafts session. [4 to 6 p.m., Mall upper level, near JCPenney, 1150 El Camino Real, San Bruno]

Cass McCombs: The singer-songwriter’s album “Mangy Love” from 2016 “ventures into groovy realms of Philly soul, Norcal psychedelia and New York paranoia punk.” [8 p.m., Great American Music Hall, 859 O’Farrell St., S.F.]

Alex Dolan: The author launches “The Empress of Tempera,” of which one critic said: “A mysterious painting, dark family secrets and a decades-old vendetta intertwine in the lush art-world thriller.” [7 p.m., Bookshop West Portal, 80 W. Portal Ave., S.F.]

West Wave Dance Festival: The five-day series ”25 Artists for 25 Years” opens with performances by the Deborah Karp Dance Project, Lindsey Renee Derry/Linsdans, Nell Suttles, Oscar Tidd/Political Animal Group and the Kendra Kimbrough Dance Ensemble. [8 p.m., Z Space, 450 Florida St., S.F.]

Eden: The 20-year-old Irish vocalist, producer and multi-instrumentalist from Dublin headlines a concert with rising Los Angeles electronic artist Elohim. [8 p.m., Slim’s, 333 11th St., S.F.]

Joan Barnes: The entrepreneur, who founded a play center in a church basement with $3,000, speaks about her memoir, “Play It Forward: From Gymboree to the Yoga Mat and Beyond.” [7 p.m., Books Inc., 3515 California St., S.F.]

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