OVER AND OVER—In case you didn't hear, Looping State of Mind, the latest album from Swedish ambient techno artist the Field, is seriously good. The subtlety of the Field's earlier songs is still there but invigorated by unexpected genre crossovers. I predict a dance floor catharsis. WE
w/Miracles Club, Operative, DJ Genevieve D; Holocene, 1001 SE Morrison, 8:30 pm, $10-12

SEX TALK—Sex-advice columnist Dan Savage is only one of the many proponents of Christopher Ryan's Sex at Dawn, a book that takes aim at all our deeply cherished beliefs about sex—including a deconstruction of the rapidly crumbling modern construct that is monogamy. AH
Lecture and Q&A, Bagdad Theater, 3702 SE Hawthorne, 7 pm, $20