FLAG WAVERS—If you haven't seen Wild Flag yet, now's your chance to catch the powerhouse of Carrie Brownstein, Janet Weiss, Mary Timony, and Rebecca Cole. And get there on time, too: The Thermals are on the bill, as is the majestically bleak noise rock of EMA. Rock 'n' roll thrills from start to finish. NL
Crystal Ballroom, 1332 W Burnside, 9 pm, $15-18, all ages

LEBOWSKI—An annual tradition for Big Lebowski lovers and White Russian-starved alcoholics alike, Cinco de Lebowski—hosted by local podcasters cortandfatboy—screens the Coen brothers' classic film, encourages Dude-approved costumes, and offers live music from Here Come Dots and Rich Layton and the Troublemakers. EH
Bagdad Theater, 3702 SE Hawthorne, 11 pm, $3 ($10 VIP tickets available), more info at, 21+