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SHY GUY—If you dig modern soul and R&B with a Portland twist, don't miss Shy Girls and billmate PWRHAUS. Bangin' electropop soul with New Jack undertones, Shy Girls lay down a sexy groove while the synth-y smoothness of PWRHAUS piles on layers of head-exploding mystery and passion. WSH
w/Houndstooth; Holocene, 1001 SE Morrison, 8:30 pm, $5

BOYEURISM!—Burlesque? I approve. ALL-BOY BURLESQUE? I doubly approve! Drop into the Star Theater on First Thursday for a naughty peek at Boyeurism: A First Thursday All-Male Revue, hosted by Angelique DeVil. Expect high-quality burlesque performed by some devilish (and toned) young gents who aren't afraid of exposing a little skin! PurrrrrRROWRR! WSH
Star Theater, 13 NW 6th, 9 pm, $5