COMEDY—We all know the folks at Mississippi Studios have good taste in music—turns out their comedy chops are pretty great too, and they've been putting together some fantastic lineups lately. Tonight's show features the awesome Mary Lynn Rajskub, veteran of Mr. Show and The Larry Sanders Show, and local favorite Christian Ricketts. AH
w/Steven Wilber, Jason Traeger; Mississippi Studios, 3939 N Mississippi, 8 & 10 pm, $10-12

BRO BENEFIT—After Michelle Shocked delivered an anti-gay rant at a San Francisco show last month, the Alberta Rose cancelled her show. In Shocked's place comes BROmance, a benefit for Basic Rights Oregon with a solid lineup of local acts. And keep an eye out for Shocked, who staged a bizarre protest outside one of her cancelled show in Santa Cruz. DVH
w/Storm Large, Sneakin' Out, Ashleigh Flynn & Chris Funk, and more; Alberta Rose Theatre, 3000 NE Alberta, 7:30 pm, $12-50, all ages