Isabel Toledo at El Museo del Barrio
On the occasion of her new tome Roots of Style, legendary fashion designer (and longtime Friend of Paper) Isabel Toledo chats with Nina Garcia tonight about her illustrious career. She'll be signing copies of the book following the discussion.
El Museo del Barrio, 1230 Fifth Ave. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free.
Zulu Winter + Willis Earl Beal + Soft Landing at Glasslands
Brit pop band du jour, Zulu Winter, who are being touted as "the new Vaselines" are in town playing a few New York shows prior to the June release of their debut album Language. They're joined by oddball/deeply wonderful soul singer Willis Earl Beal and Soft Landing (featuring members of Beirut).
Glasslands, 289 Kent Ave., Williamsburg, Brooklyn. 8:30 p.m. $10.
Totally J/K at UCBeast
Tonight's installment of Joe Mande and Noah Garfinkel's weekly comedy shindig is a good 'un, with the likes of Vanessa Bayer (SNL) and Jen Kirkman (The Pod F. Tompkast) performing, and a video courtesy of It Gets Better-Ish, aka Brent Sullivan and Eliot Glazer.
UCBeast, 153 E. 3rd St. 9:30 p.m. $5.