SO DELICATE—Using his guitar in awesomely unique ways instead of his voice, Delicate Steve coaxes the strings of his Telecaster into telling stories full of positive vibes and enchanting soundscapes. Backed by an orchestra of ambient synth, there's a powerful force at work here that belies the term "delicate." And by all accounts his live show is not to be missed. WSH
w/Dana Buoy; Mississippi Studios, 3939 N Mississippi, 9 pm, $12

PRYOR—The Hollywood reaches deep into the comedy-history vault with a screening of 1971's Dynamite Chicken, a scattershot collection of comedy sketches, interviews, and routines that's most notable for featuring the first film appearance of Richard Pryor. AH
Hollywood Theatre, 4122 NE Sandy, 7:30 pm, $5