—Aw, remember when no one outside Portland knew about our amazing, adorable 13-piece band? Now folky Typhoon have gone big time and they're BFFs with David Letterman. Luckily, they're no worse for wear and are headlining three sure-to-be-great shows this weekend, playing songs off their new album and EP. SM
Mississippi Studios, 3939 N Mississippi, Fri 9 pm, Sat 6:30 pm (all ages) & 9:30 pm, $10-12

GOOD—In a month overloaded with pop-ups and craft sales, one must separate the wheat from the chaff. The Give Good Gift party/sale is solidly in the "wheat" category, with diverse gift ideas from killer local vendors (RillRill! Yo Vintage! Pattern People!), plus booze and food at the ready. MS
Union/Pine, 525 SE Pine, Fri 7 pm-midnight, Sat 11 am-3 pm