Friday, Jan. 29
ROCK OF AGES
DEF LEPPARD AND STYX
Veteran British glam metal band Def Leppard, led by elastic-voiced frontman Joe Elliott, tears through thunderous anthems including “Photograph,” “Rock of Ages,” “Foolin’,” “Bringin’ on the Heartbreak” and “Pour Some Sugar On Me,” while Styx serenades us with “Lady,” “Too Much Time On My Hands,” “Come Sail Away” and “Renegade.” Tesla (“Love Song,” “Signs”) opens.
Details: 7 p.m. Friday at the BB&T Center, 1 Panther Pkwy., Sunrise; Ticketmaster; $31.70-$121.70.
THE ORIGINAL JERSEY BOYS
FRANKIE VALLI AND THE FOUR SEASONS
The inspiration for the Tony-winning musical “Jersey Boys” croons unforgettable tunes such as “Sherry,” “Walk Like a Man,” “Big Girls Don’t Cry,” “Rag Doll,” “December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night),” “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You” and “Grease.”
Details: 8 p.m. Friday at the Hard Rock Live Arena at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way, near Hollywood; Ticketmaster; $40-$75.
MAN AT WORK
Former singer-songwriter for the ’80s Aussie pop-rock band Men at Work shares captivating stories and performs timeless anthems including “Down Under,” “Who Can It Be Now?” and “Overkill,” plus solo work.
Details: 8 p.m. Friday at Parker Playhouse, 707 NE 8th St., Fort Lauderdale; www.parkerplayhouse.com; $27.50-$47.50.
British dance-pop singer takes the stage in support of hits including the Grammy-winning “Rather Be” by Clean Bandits, a nod to ’90s piano-driven house music, and “My Love” by Route 94 (both featuring her vocals), plus tracks from her debut album “I Cry When I Laugh” including “Hold My Hand.”
Details: 8 p.m. Friday at the Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; www.cultureroom.net; $16.
FREE FOR ALL
JAZZ AT MOCA
Groove to the sounds of the Brian Lynch and Spheres of Influence Quartet, featuring Lynch on trumpet, Manuel Valera Jr. on keyboard, Rodner Padilla on bass and Hilario Bell on drums.
Details: 8-9:15 p.m. Friday at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th St., North Miami; www.mocanomi.org.
Dutch superstar DJ spins high-energy progressive house, trance and techno anthems including his new single featuring his protege, Oliver Heldens, “The Right Song.”
Details: 11 p.m. Friday at Story Miami, 136 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; www.flavorus.com; $60.
NAUGHTY BY NATURE
Grammy-winning East Coast hip-hop trio best known for the massive hits “O.P.P.,” “Hip Hop Hooray” and “Feel Me Flow” celebrates its 25th anniversary with a lively set.
Details: 11 p.m. Friday at LIV Nightclub, 4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; www.livnightclub.com; $30.
Saturday, Jan. 30
REV IT UP
DANIA BEACH VINTAGE MOTORCYCLE SHOW
Are you born to be wild, or feeling like an easy rider? Check out this family-friendly event featuring more than 350 vintage motorcycles (this year’s theme is Triumph Bonnevilles), plus cycle field games, antique bicycle displays, an old parts swap meet, live music by “The Whipping Post,” roller derby girls, great food and drink and a kiddie play area.
Details: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at Frost Park, 300 NE 2nd St., Dania Beach; www.daniabeachvintagebikeshow.com; free.
SOUTHERN JAM 2016
Inaugural festival kicks off with a bang by scoring three-time Grammy-winner Kris Kristofferson (“Me and Bobby McGee,” “Help Me Make It Through the Night,” “Sunday Mornin’ Comin’ Down”) and three-time Grammy winner Lucinda Williams (“Drunken Angel,” “Passionate Kisses,” “Reason to Cry”), as well as beloved singer-songwriter John Hiatt and Shawn Colvin (“Sunny Came Home”).
Details: 2-11 p.m. Saturday at Sunset Cove Amphitheater, 20405 Amphitheater Circ., Boca Raton; www.musicjamproductions.com; $55 in advance, $75 day of show.
Join Oscar-winning writer and Barry University alum Alex Dinelaris (“Birdman”) for a dynamic, Broadway-style reading of his play, “Still Life,” for which he will be joined by Grammy-winning Miami singer Gloria Estefan and actor Matthew Rauch (Cinemax’s “Banshee”).
Details: 7 p.m. Saturday at Barry University’s Shepard & Ruth K. Broad Performing Arts Center, 11300 NE 2nd Ave., Miami Shores; www.barry/edu/75/still-life; $20 general admission, $100 VIP includes reception with the cast.
Sunday, Jan. 31
SOUTHSIDE JOHNNY & THE ASBURY JUKES
New Jersey rock band with close ties to Bon Jovi, Little Steven Van Zandt and Bruce Springsteen performs classic hits including “The Fever,” “Havin’ a Party” and “I Don’t Want to Go Home,” plus tracks from its new album, “Soultime!”
Details: 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Coral Springs Center for the Arts, 2855 Coral Springs Dr.; 954-344-5990 or www.coralspringscenterforthearts.com; $36.04-$78.44.
Swedish glam/heavy metal band that will always be best known for its ubiquitous anthem “The Final Countdown” (featured for comic effect in recent Geico commercials), takes the stage in support of its 10th studio album, “War of Kings.”
Details: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Revolution Live, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; www.jointherevolution.net; $25.50 advance, $28 day of show.
You loved him as Captain Kirk in “Star Trek” and his other roles in “T.J. Hooker,” “Rescue 911,” “The Practice” and “Boston Legal,” plus his surreal ventures into music in the late ’60s (who could forget his spoken-word versions of “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds” and “Rocket Man”?) and entertaining commercials for priceline.com. Now see him perform his most impressive role – as his funny, poignant, over-the-top self.
Details: 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, Dreyfoos Hall, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach; 561-832-7469 or www.kravis.org; $25-$100.
GODMOTHER OF SOUL
Grammy-winning singer whose powerful voice and persona can handle everything from funky disco (“Lady Marmalade”), upbeat ’80s pop (“New Attitude”), heartfelt ballads (“You Are My Friend,” “On My Own,” with Michael McDonald) and inspired cover songs (“Over the Rainbow,” “Wind Beneath My Wings”) performs selections from her repertoire.
Details: 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, Dreyfoos Hall, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach; 561-83
2-7469 or www.kravis.org; $35-$115.
SING IT PROUD
Multi-platinum Canadian classical-pop vocal quartet that performed for the Obamas at the 2014 National Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony brings its pitch-perfect harmonies to the stage in support of its fourth album, “Under One Sky.”
Details: 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, Knight Concert Hall, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; 305-949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org; $35-$250.