THE NEXT BIG THING: Do you enjoy claiming to discover the next big thing before it gets big? Stand Up Comedy Night at Club Deluxe, 1509 Haight St., in San Francisco at 9 p.m. Host Big Al Gonzales will introduce a variety of up and coming comedians. And tickets are only $10.
DOWN HOME COUNTRY: The good ol' boys of The Forecast sing about straight highways and whiskey, small towns, giving up and gaining hope. The boys will bring their brand of down home music to the Elbo Room, 647 Valencia St, in San Francisco at 9 p.m. So get your boots out and see you at the show.