WE BUILT THIS CITY—This month's installment of the New Oregon Interview Series is an urban design nerd's wet dream: Mayor Sam Adams, Portland Monthly Editor Randy Gragg, and local architect Brad Cloepfil all get together at a coffee shop to talk about urban development and you get to watch! SM
Urban Grind East, 2214 NE Oregon, 7 pm, $5

69—It's been over 10 years since Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields released their triple-album opus, 69 Love Songs, songs from which will appear on the mixtapes of countless love-struck kids until the end of time. They've got two nights at the Aladdin in support of new album Realism. EAC
w/Mark Eitzel; Aladdin Theater, 3017 SE Milwaukie, Sun Feb 21 & Mon Feb 22, 8 pm, $30, all ages

Can't talk! Too busy! My, What a Busy Week!