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WATTAGE
—It's more than likely Mike Watt soundtracked much of your youthful jackassery—or he's BFFs with musicians who did. Post-punk mainstay and seminal bass player for Minutemen, Firehose, the reunited Stooges, and prolific man about town, Mike Watt and the Missingmen are touring in support of his newest solo album, the punk opera hyphenated-man. CF
w/Charming Birds, Sons of Huns; Doug Fir, 830 E Burnside, 9 pm, $13-15

LOOK BOOKS—Break out the pipe and loafers; tonight Literary Arts announces the winners of the Oregon Book Awards. At this who's-who literary ceremony, host Kurt Andersen will reveal the prizes for best locally penned fiction, nonfiction, poetry, young adult, and children's lit. SM
Gerding Theater at the Armory, 128 NW 11th, 7:30 pm, $17-50