Poetry 2012: Grand Slam!
Beatboxers, poets and hip-hop artists unite. (Fri., 7:30 p.m., BAM Harvey Theater, 651 Fulton St., Fort Greene, 718-636-4100)
Vito Giallo talks Andy Warhol
The deceased icon's studio assistant discusses all things Warhol. (Fri., noon, $18, 92YTribeca, 200 Hudson St., 212-601-1000)
Cast of 'Bob's Burgers' ... Live!
In advance of Sunday's season premiere, the funny cast of this animated Fox show performs. (Fri., 8 p.m., FREE, the Bell House, 149 Seventh St., Gowanus, 718-643-6510)
Young the Giant
The alternative-rock group takes the stage. (Fri., 8 p.m., $20, Terminal 5, 610 W 56th St., 212-582-6600)
Expect oldies and newbies from this perennial college-crowd fave. (Fri.-Sat., 8 p.m., $35.50, Bowery Ballroom, 6 Delancey St., 212-533-2111