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Solomon brings the fourth installment in his “Italian/Jewish” series, “Cannoli, Latkes & Guilt,” to Booth Playhouse beginning Tuesday, when it starts its seven-day run.

This week, Barnett returns to the U.S., where she’s touring with Brooklyn’s San Fermin. Both bands stop at Visulite Theatre on Friday.

Hot Rize is now a full-time gig, and its current tour brings the group to Wingate’s Austin Auditorium Saturday with the Del McCoury Band.

Aretha Franklin says her new album brings out an excitement she hasn’t felt since 1982, and the music feels as good as Marvin Gaye’s seminal “What’s Going On?” album.

Earlier this year emo-punk stalwart Taking Back Sunday released its sixth album and second since reuniting the original 2002 lineup.

Marsha AmbrosiusFriday  8 p.m., McGlohon Theater, 345 N. College St., $38.02-$47.58, www.blumenth...

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