October 18. Mike Watt will need little introduction to fans of punk and alternative rock. Currently the bassist of the revived Iggy and the Stooges, Watt was a founding member of California’s highly influential Minutemen and that trio’s successor, fIREHOSE, and has been involved in numerous solo and related projects in his more than three decades as an iconic DIY musician. He brings his newest outfit, Mike Watt and the Missingmen, which features the same rhythm section that backed him on his 2010 Hieronymous Bosch-inspired album Hyphenated-Man, to Valentine’s this month. The Last Conspirators open. (The Lucky Jukebox Parade and others rock October 8; catch Herpes October 19.) 8pm. $12. Albany. (518) 432-6572; Valentinesalbany.com.