DREAM TEAM—Hey, remember the tape you made with "She Blinded Me with Science" on it (track 1, side B)? Hey, remember hearing "Laid" on the radio and dubbing that over the same tape? Well, this is it for real: Thomas Dolby and James, inexplicably touring together. Like an awesome nostalgia sandwich. WE
w/Elizaveta; Roseland, 8 NW 6th, 7 pm, $25-35

DRAG YOUR WOMAN ALONG—For much of our history, Homo sapiens shared the planet with another type of human, the Neanderthals. At an upcoming OMSI Science Pub themed the Last Neanderthals, archeologist April Nowell will dish out details on our thick-browed relatives. NG
Bagdad Theater, 3702 SE Hawthorne, 7 pm, $5, all ages