John Popper and the Duskray Troubadours: The enigmatic front man of multi-platinum Grammy winners Blues Traveler, Popper's new solo effort is full of scrappy roots rock. The Troubadours play with Buffalo Strange today at 7 p.m., State Theatre, 687 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $15. (727) 895-3045; www.statetheatreconcerts.com.
Brian Bradley: The audience is the star of the show in this stand-up comedian's improv-heavy act. Seinfeld fans might recognize Bradley as Charles the butler from the episode when George and Jerry get the green light to produce the pilot for the series based on their "nothing" lives. The show is at 8 p.m., Improv Comedy Theater, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. $10.
Earn It Yourself Spring Into Action Tour: Local bands Bombshell Lust, A Play On Words, Dead Cat Lounge and Lions After Dark are trying out for a spot in the 2011 Kevin Says Stage for the local Warped Tour date. The show begins at 8 p.m. at the Local 662, 662 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $8.50 online; $5 at the door. (727) 258-4829.
New Beer Brew Party: Be the first to try new Tocobaga Red Ale at this release party that will unveil the winning label design by a local artist, chosen from almost 60 entries. 7 p.m., Cigar City Brewing Tasting Room, 3924 W Spruce St., Tampa.