COMEDY—He's a writer and performer on one of the funniest TV shows around (Inside Amy Schumer) and a co-host of one of the best comedy podcasts (Professor Blastoff, with the brilliant Tig Notaro). And, he sometimes does musical comedy and it isn't annoying. Kyle Dunnigan is simply one of the most idiosyncratic comedic voices around and you should probably experience him firsthand. AH
Hollywood Theatre, 4122 NE Sandy, 9:30 pm, $15

MUSIC—Neko Case's incredible live shows are a goddamn treasure. Her rousing, chatty birthday concert in Pioneer Courthouse Square in September was a starry spectacular, so expect no less from her two-night show in the intimate confines of the Aladdin. But good luck getting tickets—everyone's been preparing for her clarion-voiced awesome for months already. CF
w/the Dodos; Aladdin Theater, 3017 SE Milwaukie, Thurs & Fri, 8 pm, $45 (look hard for tix), all ages