This up-and-coming band will hold its record release show for A Reason To Try. Opening is Born Without Bones, Victory Garden and Mother Ocean. Amityville Music Hall, 198 Bwy., Amityville, amityvillemusichall.net $12. 6 p.m. Jan. 17.
MASQUERADE ROCK MUSIC FEST
Get your ’90s alt-rock fix. Headlining are Everclear, Sponge, and The Raskins. Mulcahy’s Pub & Concert Hall, 3232 Railroad Ave., Wantagh, muls.com $49. 8 p.m. Jan. 17.
MASTERS OF THE TELECASTER
Jim Weider and GE Smith join forces on one exciting night to play the blues and roots rock like you’ve never heard before. My Father’s Place, 1221 Old Northern Blvd., Roslyn, myfathersplace.com $45. 8 p.m. Jan. 17.
One of the most durable and beloved singers on the folk music scene today, his music is a slice of Americana, reflecting with the same ease his feelings about the prairie people of the Midwest or the adventurers of the Yukon, the on-the-road truckers, or the everyday workers who make up this land. Our Times Coffeehouse, 38 Old Country Road, Garden City, ourtimescoffeehouse.org $15-$20. 8 p.m. Jan. 17.
QUEENS BASEBALL CONVENTION
The fan fest dedicated to that team in Flushing features autographs, panels, merch, trivia and prizes. Mulcahy’s Pub & Concert Hall, 3232 Railroad Ave., Wantagh, muls.com $9.18-$101.90. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Jan. 18.
This Brooklyn-born comedian with the most distinctive voice in comedy today is most recognizably the voice of the parrot Iago in the hit Disney film Aladdin. Governor’s Comedy Club, 90 Division Ave., Levittown, govs.com $25-$60. 7 p.m., 9:30 p.m. Jan. 18.
In his lengthy career, Andersen has issued more than 25 albums and his songs have been recorded by artists all over the world. My Father’s Place, 1221 Old Northern Blvd., Roslyn, myfathersplace.com $35. 8 p.m. Jan. 18.
WILL SING FOR FOOD
This event was founded in 2011 as a single concert, but after tremendous support and success, it has since grown to a twice-annual show that has raised more than $50,000 for Long Island Cares. Garden City Community Church, 245 Stewart Avenue, Garden City, licares.org $20. 8 p.m. Jan. 18.
HOOPS FOR HARRISON
This three-on-three basketball tournament benefits the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation. Event includes refreshments, raffles, silent sports auction, and a mission moment. North Shore High School, 450 Glen Cove Ave., Glen Head, crohnscolitisfoundation.org $45. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 19.
A play that captures the beloved children’s book in a thrilling original adaptation that features live actors, puppets, and multimedia. YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts, 37 West Main St., Bay Shore, boultoncenter.org $7-$12. 11 a.m. Jan. 19.
JOE PIKET & THE STORM
This local rocker creates gratifying mix of progressive pop rock, insightful lyrics and creative arrangements combine to form a unique sound. My Father’s Place, 1221 Old Northern Blvd., Roslyn, myfathersplace.com $25. 3 p.m. Jan. 19.
With his soulful vocals and ruggedly warm sensibilities, this singer-songwriter will play his hits, including radio hit “Raging Fire” and his breakout single, “Home.” The Space at Westbury Theatre, 250 Post Ave., Westbury. thespaceatwestbury.com $35-$45. 8 p.m. Jan. 19.