The Queers, who are performing at the Black Cat, are known for their goofy adolescent pop sound. The opening acts are the Apers and Sick Sick Birds. 8:30; buy tickets ($12) through Ticket Alternative.
Don’t want to spend Valentine’s Day single and alone? Get a jump on the game with “How to Be Successful at Internet Dating” at the Madhatter. For $25, a dating coach from ID Social Connect will recommend dating sites, give tips for picking photos, and teach you to flirt through texts and IMs. 7 to 9; RSVP through Meetup.
Catch a performance by the British indie-pop-rock act Black Telephone. Also on the bill at the Velvet Lounge are the Bristol-based Sleeping States and the Hormones, who hail from Philly. 8:30; tickets are $8 at the door.