The Stranger has last-minute discounts to PNB, ACT Theatre, Neumos, and On The Boards this weekend. Grab tickets before they're gone!

1) Where stark metal and brainy post rock intersect Russian Circles and Mammifer @ Neumos.

2) No misogyny, no heckling, just jokes: Comedy Womb @ Rendezvous.

3) Big, brass-balled beat from RL Grime @ Neptune Theatre.

4) "Talismanic scores, ethereal imagery, interactive spaces, and a new work for spatialized anti-choir"—Jessika Kenney: Anchor Zero @ Frye Art Museum .

5) The 2014's best movie you've never heard of Whiplash @ Regal Meridian 16.

And many, many other strange and wonderful things.