Week ahead: Nightlife

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Clubs & Dance Nights

ADRIAN LUX Before he turned to turntables, this Swedish DJ had a career as a fashion model. The man who gave you the 2010 single “Teenage Crime” and was nominated for a Grammy in 2011 will be spinning at The Estate. April 26, 10:30 p.m.-2 a.m. 21+. The Estate, 1 Boylston Place, Boston. 617-351-7000,

W&W Wardt van der Harst and Willem Van Hanegem met by chance at the 2007 Trance Energy. They formed an electronic dance act, and the rest is history. Check out their trance sound in a double bill with DJ Kaeno. April 28, 10 p.m. $30. 21+. Prime, 295 Franklin St., Boston.

FUN GIRLS’ NIGHT OUT Gather with other women to meet Caroline Manzo of “Real Housewives of New Jersey” and KISS 108’s Romeo, see a performance by Absolute Men, enjoy martinis and mojitos, get a psychic reading, dance, and pamper yourself at the night spa. Bring gently used tote or hand bags to donate to Dress for Success. April 25, 5-10 p.m. $30-
$150. Royale, 279 Tremont St., Boston.


RAW: NATURAL BORN ARTISTS Cousin John hosts, and DJ batwings provides the tunes for a gathering of some of the most creative folks in the city. Artists from the worlds of music, photography, fashion, hair styling, and more will be featured. April 28, 7-11 p.m. $10-$15. 21+. Rumor, 100 Warrenton St., Boston.

Milva DiDomizio


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FOUND VS. FOUND There is a rift in the Found universe. Found Magazine, the people who bring you discarded love letters and napkin doodles, and the Found Footage Festival, the people who scour garage sales for goofy VHS gems, square off with their favorite finds. April 25, 8 p.m. $12. Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St., Cambridge. 617-876-6837,

THE WALSH BROTHERS AND FRIENDS AT THE GAS The Walsh Brothers show Saturday at the Davis Square Theatre is sold out, but you can see them and Tony V at this benefit for the family of Martin Richard, the 8-year-old boy killed in the marathon bombings. April 26, 7:30 p.m. $20. Great Scott, 1222 Commonwealth Ave., Allston. 617-566-9014,

LAFFENHAUS Comedy and beer go together like . . . comedy and beer. An early improv show is sandwiched between two beer tastings featuring local breweries. April 27, noon. $40-$50. Improv Asylum, 216 Hanover St., Boston. 617-263-6887,

Nick A. Zaino III

He’s a Gass, Gass, Gass

CRAIG GASS Not many impressionists have Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich and Tracy Morgan in their repertoire. “Howard Stern Show” regular Gass does. He comes to Boston on the heels of his debut special on CD and DVD, “The Worst Comedy Show Ever.” Gass will donate his profit from the evening to charities for the marathon bombing victims. April 27, 7 p.m. $22. Wilbur Theatre. 866-448-7849,

Nick A. Zaino III