Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events November 3–9

Samantha Fish YMCA Boulton
Blues singer and guitarist Samantha Fish rocks YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts on Nov. 4! (Photo: samanthafish.com)

Metro Station
Miley’s freaky brother Trace fronts these synthpop scenesters, perhaps most well-known for their Billboard Top 10 hit “Shake It,” as well as for their truly unique fashion sense. Currently touring in support of their second studio full-length, Savior, with an other drop expected in the not-so-distant future, expect a barrage of new numbers, as well as some truly extraordinary outfits! And expect to be absolutely floored, of course. Warming up the crowd are Palaye Royale, The Strive, Megaweapon, and The Haunting. Revolution Bar & Music Hall, 140 Merrick Rd., Amityville. revolutionli.com $18, $20 DOS. 6 p.m. Nov. 3.

Story of Judas
This cinematic salvation of Biblical proportions documents the final days of Jesus from the perspective of his once-closest disciple-turned-traitor, Judas Iscariot, as they are swept up in political tumult amid tensions between the Jews and the Romans over the escalating popularity of the man who claims to be the Son of God. At the screening will be director Rabah Ameur-Zaïmeche, who plays Judas in the movie. Oh blessed be, indeed. Cinema Arts Centre, 423 Park Ave., Huntington. cinemaartscentre.org $10-$15. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3.

Long Island Music Hall of Fame Induction Awards Gala
Dedicated to appreciating and preserving Long Island’s musical heritage, this society holds an induction awards ceremony annually to recognize music industry leaders and exemplary music educators with Long Island roots. With exhibits describing the accomplishments of past renowned inductees (including George Gershwin, Louis Armstrong, Neil Diamond, and Aaron Copland, among others), the night also includes cocktails, and of course, wonderful music. This year’s inductees will include Grammy winning record producer Jim Steinman, artist manager/songwriter Sandy Pearlman, hip hop artist Big Daddy Kane, guitar hero Steve Vai, jazz bandleader Vince Giordano, and many more. [Read: Rocker Steve Vai Among Long Island Music Hall of Fame 2016 Inductees] The Space at Westbury, 250 Post Ave., Westbury. thespaceatwestbury.com $75-$250. 8:30 p.m. Nov. 3.

Robert Klein and Rita Rudner
Broadway, television, stand-up comedy and film, Robert Klein does it all. Being nominated for two Grammy Awards and a Tony, he is always pushing himself to do more, appearing in How To Lose A Guy in 10 Days and The Back-Up Plan, his own HBO specials, and Robert Klein: Unfair and Unbalanced, which is now out on DVD. Also performing will be the hilarious Rita Rudner. Get ready to laugh, really, really, really hard. NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury. venue.thetheatreatwestbury.com $29.50-$69.50. 8 p.m. Nov. 3.

Steve Miller Band
Take our word for it: You know every single lyric to every single Steve Miller Band song, ever, which makes seeing them at a live show such a fun experience that is most definitely not to be missed. “Fly Like an Eagle” down to see him this weekend because “Time keeps on slippin’, slippin’, slippin’ into the future” and you might miss your chance to see the guy some call the “Gangster of Love” (but whom others simply refer to as “Maurice”). [Read: Abracadabra: Steve Miller Band To Rock Huntington’s Paramount Nov. 2nd & 3rd] One thing’s for sure: Before they “take your money and run,” you will have the time of your life.  The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington. paramountny.com $59.50- $159.50. 8 p.m. Nov. 3.

Tara Clancy
This author will be speaking about and signing copies of her new book The Clancys of Queens, an electric, one-of-a-kind memoir. In this laugh-out-loud narrative, Tara brings readers into the world of her unusual upbringing as she navigates her way amongst the blue collars and the blue bloods. Come down and ask her about her inspiration, your favorite passages, or just some priceless advice on how to write your own memoir. Book Revue, 313 New York Ave., Huntington. bookrevue.com Free with purchase of book. 7 p.m. Nov. 4.

Walking with Whitman: Poetry in Performance
This event strives to bring attention to poetry in Huntington and the rest of Long Island. It is hosted by George Wallace and features a musical prelude by Tom Santioriello and friends, followed by a poetry reading by Grace Cavalieri, an accomplished author and writer. Do not miss this chance to be inspired yet again by the magical musings of The Good Grey Poet, who transformed the the written word forever, and whose extraordinary gift has the transcendental power to illuminate the divine beauty of all living things in just a few mere syllables. Oh, sing the body electric! [Read: Walt Whitman’s Long Island Roots] Walt Whitman Birthplace, 246 Old Walt Whitman Rd., Huntington Station. waltwhitman.org $10. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 4.

Samantha Fish
Blues singer/songwriter and guitarist Samantha Fish has released albums Live Bait, Girls with Guitars (with Casi Taylor and Dani Wilde), Black Wind Howlin, and Wild Heart with increasing rock influences. With hits like “Gone for Good,” “Shake Em’ Down,” and “I Put a Spell on You,” Fish has gained two bandmates, and brings her energetic high-heeled, red-haired presence to stages, citing Tom Petty and Sheryl Crow as crucial influences to her sound. Get ready to be wowed. YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts, 37 West Main St., Bay Shore. boultoncenter.org $25-$30. 8 p.m. Nov. 4.

Cheech & Chong
This Grammy Award-winning comedy duo are among the most well-known comedians of all time. They began their reign in 1970 and went on to produce six gold comedy albums, including the hit Los Cochions. They have also starred in eight different films, including their most famous, Up In Smoke, which was the highest-grossing comedy of 1978. In 2008, they reunited after almost 25 years, and set out on a countrywide tour. This year, they embarked on their Up In Smoke tour, which has spanned from Hawaii to New Jersey. As they come to New York, they will bring uncontrollable laughter to the audience with their stand-up comedy, song parodies, and costume character sketches. Opening the show is Shelby Chong. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington. paramountny.com $39.50-$89.50. 8 p.m. Nov. 4.

Fight Night: USA Boxing – NY Metro Championships
Live boxing returns to The East End! And we’re goin’ big! Overseen by the United States Olympic Committee, USA Boxing is the National Governing Body for Olympic Style Boxing in the US! And these are the NY Metro Championships. Expect some fierce hand-to-hand battles, some leveling left hooks, and some phenomenal efforts by all combatants in the ring! Lineup to be announced. Suffolk Theater, 118 E. Main St., Riverhead. suffolktheater.com $25-$49. 8 p.m. Nov. 4.


Brian Regan
Stand-up comedy legend Brian Regan is known for his observational, self-deprecating, and sarcastic humor, which uses everyday experiences, like visits to the optometrist, shipping packages with UPS, and constant childhood references, to build a clean, off-center, and hysterical performance. With a fan base crossing age groups and a performance described as “big enough for everyone,” Regan uses sophisticated writing, physicality, and relatable material to sell out acclaimed venues, such as Radio City Music Hall, and leave the audiences absolutely in stitches! Hysterical! NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury. venue.thetheatreatwestbury.com $57.50-$62.50. 8 p.m. Nov. 4.

Indigo Girls
Embrace the color somewhere between blue and purple on a wavelength with the captivating capability of expressing absolute sheer jubilation transposed with the infectious haunting of beauty-sadness. Whoa. Yeah. Dynamic duo Amy Ray and Emily Saliers sing folk rock songs like nobody’s business. The two, who have known each other through thick and thin since elementary school, are back at it again. Listen to contrasting harmonious voices against the sound of strumming guitars, making the night one with their powerful duo’s delivery. The acoustic-driven numbers will expose these musicians’ own journey of life at large, and surely inspire all those in attendance. Rejoice! Opening the show is Becky Warren. The Space at Westbury, 250 Post Ave., Westbury. thespaceatwestbury.com $39.50-$65. 8 p.m. Nov. 4.

Jake Johannsen
This David Letterman favorite has appeared on The Late Show over 40 times, as well as having starred in his own HBO comedy special This’ll Take About An Hour. Voted Best Male Comedian at the American Comedy Awards, and the original pick for the role of George Costanza in Seinfeld, Johanssen conjures up imagery reminiscent of Gary Larson’s comic strip Far Side, spending time on subjects ranging from his toaster to the conviction that extraterrestrials are living among us, working against us. Expect to laugh, uncontrollably. Governor’s Comedy Club, 90 Division Ave., Levittown. govs.govs.com $25. 8 p.m. Nov. 4; 7, 9:30 p.m. Nov. 5.

The Okee Dokee Brothers
These Grammy Award and two-time Parents’ Choice Award winners have garnered praise from the likes of NPR’s All Things Considered and USA Today, and have been called “two of family music’s best songwriters.” Justin Lansing and Joe Mailander have been exploring the outdoors together since they were kids. Their latest album, Saddle Up, released in May 2016, is a joyous adventure through the American West. Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (AUPAC), Concert Hall, 1 South Ave., Garden City. aupac.adelphi.edu $20. 2 p.m. Nov. 5

Passage: Paintings of Urban Life
Oh, how art possesses that immortal power to wipe away the facade of everyday, daily life to expose the true vastness and divinity of this realm. This opening reception and exhibit features oil paintings by artist Manu Saluja, whose creations depict fleeting moments from her commute to and from Manhattan. These sublime translations interpret the claustrophobic crowds, corroded steel, and soiled walls she encounters each day in New York City’s subway system. Rather than make the work feel forlorn, she chooses to paint the beauty and resilience she sees in these ordinary moments and objects, with visual excitement! Prepare to be inspired! Runs through Dec. 6. Hersh Fine Art at the Long Island Academy of Fine Art, 14A Glen St., Glen Cove. www.hershfineart.com Free. 6 p.m. Nov. 5. passageMORE THINGS TO DO: Long Island Pumpkin Picking Guide 2016

Wild ‘ N Out Live Comedy Show
Bringing visceral, cutting, hip-hop-edged comedy to the center stage, Nick Cannon presides in glorious hilarity over this unique melding of rap battle-meets-comedy smorgasbord, which has produced stars from Kevin Hart to JB Smooth. Completely improv, this live version of the top-rated show that has just experienced three record-breaking seasons is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and surely not to be missed! After party featuring Cannon ‘s live DJ set, The Wild N’ Out Cast & The Fly Girls. The Emporium, 9 Railroad Ave., Patchogue. theemporiumny.com $30. 7 p.m. Nov. 5.

Wayne Brady
This Emmy Award-winning actor, singer, and comedian is best known for his role on Whose Line Is It Anyway?, and as host of Don’t Forget the Lyrics and Let’s Make a Deal. Brady has also performed on the Tony Award-winning musical Kinky Boots on Broadway. As he takes a break from his TV/Broadway career, he is embarking on this extraordinary tour, which will feature all of his amazing talents, among these: singing, dancing, comedy, acting, and improvisation. Brady’s one-man show will captivate the audience with an array of his talents. He will even be taking suggestions from the audience. Get ready to laugh until your stomach hurts! Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, LIU Post, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville. tillescenter.org $45-$65. 8 p.m. Nov. 5.

Aztec Two Step and Brewer & Shipley
First up is folk-rock duo Aztec Two Step, best known for their 1970s hits “Highway Song” and “Cosmos Lady.” With a career spanning more than four decades, a New York Music Award under their collective belt, and appearances on TV shows, they’ll be performing alongside fellow folk-rock duo Brewer & Shipley. Still as passionate as ever, this duo continues to perfectly blend guitars and vocals and perform for audiences more than 40 years after their trademark vocal harmonies, which carved a unique position in America’s soundboard. Be prepared to travel back to the future, and get ready to rock out! YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts, 37 West Main St., Bay Shore. boultoncenter.org $50-$55. 8 p.m. Nov. 5.

Darcy Novick Presents 14th LI Comedy Fest
This year’s Comedy Fest includes some of the most talented comedians in the game. First up is Richie Minervini, known for his clean jokes and quick wit. Next is John Pizzi, a virtual ventriloquist seen on America’s Got Talent and also known for opening for “Weird” Al Yankovic. Next is Chris Roach, the unique and self-deprecating comedian best known for his shows at The Borgata in Atlantic City, and appearances on Comedy Central and The Michael J. Fox Show. Bob Dibuono is a sarcastic cut-up who has a gift for impersonations. He has been seen on Last Comic Standing and on MTV, and even appeared as Donald Trump on The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore. Last up is Tugboat Manny, who will keep everyone laughing with his one-two-punch style! Five comedians in one night! Get ready to LOL! Wow! NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury. venue.thetheatreatwestbury.com $35- $49. 8 p.m. Nov. 5.

Big Gigantic
Big Gigantic is an instrumental livetronica, hip-hop and jazz musical group who combine electronic beats with live saxophone and drum instrumentation to bringing magical vibes to the audience via truly unforgettable performances. Set to perform hits off of their newest album Brighter Future, be prepared to be wowed! Some of their songs include collaborations with popular artists Waka Flocka Flame, Logic, and Rozes. Colorful lights, smoke, lasers, and effects will capture the audience as they ripple like waves above The Mountler’s packed dancefloor and shower all in their kaleidoscopic daydream waterfalls of sonic, blissful joy. Damn. This show is a can’t miss! Supporting acts include Illenium and Codd Dubz. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington. paramountny.com $25- $66. 9 p.m. Nov. 5.

1848 Election
Tired of the presidential campaign? Really? Visitors to this event can experience speeches, rallies, songs and victory celebrations to see how candidates stumped 168 years ago, way before emails and alleged Russian hackers and Billy Bush. Cast your vote for the following Free Soil Party candidate Martin Van Buren, Democrat Lewis Cass or Whig Party candidate Zachary Taylor! Old Bethpage Village Restoration, 1303 Round Swamp Rd., Old Bethpage. www.nassaucountyny.gov/parks. $10 adults, $7 kids. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 5, 6.

Budd Burton Moss
Meet legendary Hollywood talent agent, author, and producer Budd Burton Moss for an in-depth discussion and multi-media presentation about his extraordinary life, career and friends, including Sidney Poitier, Rita Hayworth, Larry King and many more. Come on down and ask him about his adventures through Tinsel Town, what it was like being such a mover and shaker, and show him some of your extraordinary talents, too! Will he sign on to represent you? Unlikely. Will he work his magic to get you up on the silver screen alongside Anna Torv, in some absolutely mind-blowing, Fringe followup? Absolutely not. Will you be inspired, regardless?! Most definitely! Cinema Arts Centre, 423 Park Ave., Huntington. cinemaartscentre.org $10-$15. 6 p.m. Nov. 6.

Interplay Jazz Orchestra
Catch the only local 17-piece big band that plays all original compositions written by its members. A live performance is simply a must as the band weaves its magical chemistry to entertain audiences with swinging interludes of pure rhythmic madness to the off-beat tempo of brass lightning drenched in infectious groove. Yes, you need to experience this. Treme Blues and Jazz Club, 553 Main St., Islip. tremeislip.com Free. 7 p.m. Nov. 6.

Chef Guy Reuge
This chef and owner of Mirabelle and Sandbar restaurants will be speaking and signing copies of his new book A Chef’s Odyssey. Perhaps he’ll share some of his secret recipes with you? Perhaps you’ll share some of yours with him? Regardless, this event will undoubtedly make all those in attendance exceptionally hungry, so consider heading down the block beforehand for some delicious cold-chee pizza slices at Lil Vincent’s, or hit up any of The Huntler’s extraordinary Greek spots! Yowzler, indeed! Book Revue, 313 New York Ave., Huntington. bookrevue.com Free with purchase of book. 7 p.m. Nov. 7

David Brooks: What to Expect “Tomorrow”– The Presidential Election
Spend election eve with acclaimed columnist David Brooks of The New York Times. He has a gift for bringing audiences face-to-face with the spirit of our times through humor, insight and quiet passion. Adelphi University, Thomas Dixon Lovely Ballroom of the Ruth S. Harley University Center, 1 South Ave., Garden City. aupac.adelphi.edu Free but tickets are required. 7 p.m. Nov. 7

Such Gold
These punk rockers from band from Rochester are best known for t2012’s Misadventures, which charted a No. 6 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart. Their newest, The New Sidewalk, is a bit different from their previous two albums, as it includes pummeling drumbeats and punchy guitar tones. Opening the show is Pkew Pkew Pkew. Amityville Music Hall, 198 Broadway, Amityville. $12. 7 p.m. Nov. 7.

The American Side
Following a mysterious suicide at Niagara Falls, a low-rent detective unravels a conspiracy to build a revolutionary invention by Nikola Tesla. Filmmaker Jenna Ricker and lead actor and co-writer Greg Stuhr will appear in person at the screening. Come be enlightened. Cinema Arts Centre, 423 Park Ave., Huntington. cinemaartscentre.org $10-$15. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7.

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club & Death from Above 1979
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club is a three-piece with more than seven studio albums under their belt, just in the past decade and a half. Some of their most popular songs include “Spread Your Love,” “Ain’t No Easy Way” and “Love Burns.” Another, “Done All Wrong,” appeared on the 2009 film soundtrack The Twilight Saga: New Moon. Death from Above 1979 is a rock duo formed in 2001. After breaking up and getting back together again, they won a VideoFact Award at the MuchMusic Video Awards, and also appeared on the Late Night with Conan O’Brien show, where they performed their hit single “Romantic Rights.” Also performing will be Deap Vally. Not to be missed. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington. paramountny.com $25-$50. 8 p.m. Nov. 9.

Gold Coast International Film Festival
This exciting week of films, parties, filmmaker Q&As and glamour brings together residents, students, teachers, tourists and professionals to celebrate cinema on the North Shore of Nassau County. Filmmakers and special guests scheduled to attend include: renowned photographer Harry Benson, Matthew Miele (Harry Benson: Shoot First), Lawrence Smith (Mad Riot Entertainment), Dani Menkin (On the Map), Scott Rosenbaum (Sidemen: Long Road to Glory), Scott Sharrard, touring guitarist and musical director for The Gregg Allman Band, basketball superstar Tal Brody, Kate Keckler Dandel (Gold Balls), Brett Berns and Bob Sarles (Bang! The Bert Berns Story), Charlene Fiske (The Founders), Ferne Pearlstein (The Last Laugh), Amir Kishon, son of renowned Israeli satirist Ephraim Kishon, legendary Hollywood agent, Budd Burton Moss, plus many, many more. Runs through Nov. 15. Prices, venues vary. goldcoastfilmfestival.org Nov. 9-15.

Main Art: Blues singer and guitarist Samantha Fish rocks YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts on Nov. 4! (Photo: samanthafish.com)

-Compiled by Ellie Schoeffel, Natalie Coloprisco, Timothy Bolger & Zachary B. Tirana III