So Many Bad Guys, So Little Time Career rebel Robbie Conal and his ragtag band of guerrilla poster artists have made sport of politicians, bureaucrats, televangelists and other perceived threats to democracy and/or rock 'n' roll for more than 25 years. Now, Conal sits down with Ted Habte-Gabr to discuss the discrepancies between the social acceptability of art made for museums or galleries and art installed in the public sphere. Ahmanson Building at LACMA, 5905 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. Free, no reservations. 5-7 p.m. http://www.lacma.org.
A Perfect Circle Returning to the stage after a six-year hiatus, the alt-rock supergroup fronted by Tool vocalist-turned-vintner Maynard James Keenan will play three nights in a row at the Hollywood club Avalon. Each night, the band will play one of its three albums in its entirety. Serious fans can up the ante with a band meet-and-greet before the show, which will feature a wine tasting from Keenan's Arizona vineyard, Caduceus Cellars. The Avalon, 1735 N. Vine St., Hollywood. 7:30 p.m. $47.50. avalonhollywood.com
Antonia Fraser The historian has a truly unique perspective from which to evaluate the work of the playwright Harold Pinter — she was married to him for 28 years. She's penned historical works on Marie Antoinette and Mary Queen of Scots, among others, but "Must You Go? My Life With Harold Pinter" is her most intimately observed work yet. ALOUD at Central Library, 630 W. 5th St., L.A. 7 p.m. Free. lapl.org