Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, holds a blood drive from 1 to 7 p.m. to benefit the American Red Cross. To schedule an appointment, visit http://www.redcrossblood.org or call (949) 644-1999. All participants will receive a coupon for Daphne's Greek Café and a voucher for two tickets to a Los Angeles Clippers game.
Slow Motion Rider
La Cave, 1695 Irvine Ave., Costa Mesa, presents psychedelic rock each Thursday in January. Slow Motion Rider is this week's featured band. The free show starts at 10 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.myspace.com/lacave.
DJ Scotty Boy
White Noize Fridays presents DJ Scotty Boy at Sutra Bar, 1870 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa. Danger House also performs. The 21-and-older show starts at 9 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.sutraoc.com.
Parker Macy Blues
Local blues artist Parker Macy Blues performs with a full band at La Cave, 1695 Irvine Ave., Costa Mesa. I Hate You Just Kidding, Rising Water and Kacie Yoshida also perform. The free show starts at 9 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.myspace.com/lacave.