Wilder Schmaltz: Night Lands
Through July 28. Gallery 6 PDX, 131 NE 6th Ave., 206- 7280.
JAW: A Playwrights Festival
Gerding Theater, 128 NW 11th Ave., 445-3700. 4 and 8 pm Friday-Saturday, July 26-27. Free.
Randy Newman
JEFF ROSENBERG. Oregon Zoo, 4001 SW Canyon Road, 220-2789. 7 pm. $28- $48. All ages.
Kobo Town, Brother
BRANDON WIDDER. Mississippi Studios, 3939 N Mississippi Ave., 288-3895. 9 pm. $15 advance, $18 day of show. 21+.
Saturday, July 27
Off Black
Off Black is at Nine Gallery, 122 NW 8th Ave., 225-0210. Through July 28.
Big Black Delta
JOE DONOVAN. Bunk Bar, 1028 SE Water Ave., 894-9708. 10 pm. $10. 21+.
Sauvie Island Barn Dance and Barbecue
Howell Territorial Park, 13605 NW Howell Park Road, Sauvie Island. 5 pm. $25 adults, $5 children under 12.
William Tyler
Mississippi Studios, 3939 N Mississippi Ave., 288-3895. 7 pm. $8 advance, $10 day of show. 21+.
Flaming Lips
McMenamins Edgefield, 2126 SW Halsey St., Troutdale, 669-8610. 6:30 pm. $42-$43. All ages.
Sunday, July 28
Letters From Argentina
Kaul Auditorium at Reed College, 3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., 294-6400. 4 pm. $15-$50.
EL-P & Killer Mike
Hawthorne Theatre, 1507 SE Cesar Chavez Blvd., 233-7100. 7 pm. $18. All ages.
Daughn Gibson, Steve Gunn, Cairo Pythian, WC Beck, Barna Howard
MARK STOCK. Doug Fir Lounge, 830 E Burnside St., 231-9663. 9 pm. $10 advance, $12 day of show. 21+.
The Tamer Tamed
Artists Repertory Theatre, 1515 SW Morrison St., 241-1278. 7:30 pm Wednesdays and Sundays and 2 pm Saturdays through Aug. 4. $15.