• alaska! are performing a free in-store performance at Amoeba Music at 7 PM in support of their new album, Rescue Through Tomahawk.
• Noisemakers Boredoms are performing with Soft Circle (Hisham from Black Dice) at the Knitting Factory. The show starts at 8 PM; tickets are $18 advance, $20 at the door.
• The Huntington features a curated lecture and tour titled "All Was Light" by Caltech-ie Mordechai Feingold, discussing the contributions of Isaac Newton to mathematics and natural philosophy. The lecture begins at 5 PM; admission is $25 for members, $35 for non-members. To register, call (626) 405-2146.
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