After making huge hit records for the likes of Whitney Houston and Mariah Carey, Narada Michael Walden can get together the best available talent for his annual Holiday Jam Dance Party. This year, the lineup includes Tom Johnston, Lester Chambers, Hope Briggs, Andre Thierry and others, with Walden himself on drums. As a benefit for Walden’s foundation, which supports music in schools and community organizations, the funky good time is for a good cause, too. Don your “1960s—1980s Dance Era Festive Funky” attire on Saturday, Dec. 14, at 142 Throckmorton Theater. 142 Throckmorton, Mill Valley. 8pm. $100—$175.