Eight Gigs: High Anxiety Variety Show

Fri., Oct. 28, 8 p.m., Naked Lounge, $5

The High Anxiety Variety Show is a monthly showcase that blends music, comedy and debauchery all together for one night of uncensored and unforgettable amusement. Hosted by Cory Barringer and Cameron Betts of the Sacramento rock ‘n’ roll band the Kelps, with help from their good friend Cristian Amaral, the trio brings together an evening of dark humor courtesy of comedian John Ross, electronic musical anomalies, Gnar Boots (pictured) and special guest singer-songwriter David Houston. The entire show will be recorded and filed away into yet another High Anxiety podcast. 1111 H Street, www.facebook.com/gnarboots.