Nine Inch Nails
The word: The industrial rock band led by Trent Reznor is on its "Tension 2013" tour following its ninth major release "Hesitation Marks" -- appearing with Godspeed You! Black Emperor.
Details: 8 p.m. Friday, Verizon Center, 601 F Street N.W., Washington, DC. Tickets are $38.50 to $99 and can be purchased at ticketmaster.com.
The word: The "Would You Like a Tour?" tour features songs from the Canadian rapper's most recent album "Nothing Was the Same."
Details: 7 p.m. Oct. 31, Verizon Center, 601 F Street N.W., Washington, DC. Tickets are $59.75 to $109.75 and can be purchased at ticketmaster.com.
The word: This remake of the 1976 classic horror movie is based on a book written by Stephen King. Chloe Grace Moretz stars as the title character, a shy girl who discovers she has telekinetic powers to the horror of her deeply religious mother, played by Julianne Moore
Details: "Carrie" premieres Friday in theaters nationwide, including Regal Westminster 9. For show time information, call 410-857-1422.
Katy Perry's 'Prism'
The word: The single "Roar" hit number one on the Billboard charts before dropping to its current place at number two. Reviewers praise Perry for more mature offerings in this, her third, album, without losing the fun, party songs that made her famous.
Details: Album drops Tuesday. A deluxe edition retails for $11.88 on Amazon and $14.99 on iTunes.
'Toy Story of Terror!'
The word: Pixar's first made-for-TV offering features Woody, Buzz, Jessie, Mr. Potato Head, Rex, Trixie and Mr. Pricklepants on a spooky adventure through the Sleep Well Motel after Bonnie and her mom get a flat tire.
Details: The show premiered Wednesday on ABC, but will replay 10 times between now and Halloween on ABC Family and Disney channels.