Howler at Other Music

Minneapolis-based Strokes-esque rock band Howler are a big deal in the UK (having signed to Rough Trade Records), and are about to be a big deal back home. They play their super-catchy pop ditties tonight -- for free! -- at Other Music.

Other Music, 15 E. 4th St. 9 p.m. Free.

Mr. Coconuts at Union Hall

Gabe Delahaye, he of Videogum fame, hosts his monthly comedy shindig at Union Hall. On tonight's docket? PAPER-approved funny men Dave Hill, Mike Albo and John Roberts.

Union Hall, 702 Union St., Park Slope, Brooklyn. 8 p.m. $5.

A Benefit for Pancreatic Cancer Research at The Tribeca Grand

Party for a good cause tonight at the Tribeca Grand, where luminaries-about-town Amina Akhtar, PAPER's Mickey Boardman, Meenal Minstry, Sarah Cristobal, Jennifer Sample, Scott Lifshutz & Heather Clason host a benefit for pancreatic cancer. DJ Drewpsie and Mad Marj will man the ones and twos.

The Tribeca Grand Hotel, 2 Avenue of the Americas. $20 minimum donation. RSVP here.