Spafford. 9 p.m. Buffalo Iron Works, 49 Illinois St. Electro-funk and improv band brings an addictive and energetic live show. 200-1893. buffaloironworks.com. $10.
The Dirty Show. 8 p.m. Helium Comedy Club, 30 Mississippi St. 12 comics perform raunchy comedy that will test your fortitude and make you laugh. 853-1211. buffalo.heliumcomedy.com. $12-$49
Contemporary War Book Discussion. 7 p.m. Talking Leaves Bookstore, 3158 Main St. Authors Brian Castner and Elliot Ackerman will discuss their new books on war and veterans. 837-8554. tleavesbooks.com. Free.